Piper Longum

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Piper Longum

Botanical name : PIPER LONGUM

Synonyms : INDIAN LONG PEPPER

Family Name : PIPERACEAE

Part Used : Fruit, Root ,Stem

Habitat :Most deciduus to evergreen forests

Product offered : Long pepper Fruits, small pepper fruits

PIPER LONGUM ( PIPPALI, LINDIPIPER )
PRODUCT CODE: NE/PL/079
DESCRIPTION LIGHT GREENISH YELLOW COLOURED DRY POWDER.
IDENTIFICATION PRESENCE OF PIPERINE – POSITIVE
SOLUBILITY
a) ALCOHOL
MIN. 20 %
PH IN 1% W/V SOLN 4~7
LOSS ON DRYING MAX. 7%
ACTIVE INGREDIENT
PIPERINE
MIN. 4%
HEAVY METALS MAX. 20 PPM
ARESENIC MAX. 5 PPM
TOTAL PLATE COUNT MAX. 100 CFU/GM
TOTAL YEAST MOULD MAX. 100 CFU/GM
E. COLI, SALMONELLA ABSENT
S. AEREUS ABSENT

Description :  Pippali  – Long Pepper is a very unique spice. It has all qualities of a typical spice like useful in indigestion, asthma, cough etc. but it is also a very good aphrodisiac and anti aging spice.  Consider this – Pleehamaye Pippali – For all spleen related disorders, Pippali – Long pepper fruit is the best.

“Pippali” is the term applied to the fruit of piper longum. This plant is indigenous to Northeastern & southern India and Ceylon and cultivated in Eastern Bengal.

The fruit is more useful and active when it is unripe. It is used after drying it under the sun. the root is also the useful part and is called as “Pippali”  in the classics.

Pippali, or piper longum, is a warm and aromatic pepper-like herb which scrapes toxic build up from cell walls, arteries and tissues to reduce excess body weight. Pippali enkindles the digestive fire to assimilate more nutrients. Purifies lungs to promote fuller breathing.

Pippali or Piper Longum is used in ayurvedic medicine as a natural herbal weight loss. It clears the skin, slows aging, purifies blood , improves digestion

Uses : Piper longum or long papper is good for aromatic, stimulant, carminative ,constipation, gonorrhea, paralysis of the tongue, advised in diarrhea , cholera, scarlatina ,chronic malaria, viral hepatitis. Piper longum is most commonly used to treat respiratory infections such as stomachache, bronchitis, diseases of the spleen, cough, tumors, and asthma. When applied topically, it soothes and relieves muscular pains and inflammation. In ayurvedic medicine, it is said to be a good rejuvenator. Piper longum helps stimulate the appetite and it dispels gas from the intestines. An infusion of piper longum root is used after birth to induce the expulsion of the placenta. It is used as sedative in insomnia and epilepsy. Also as cholagogue in obstruction of bile duct and gall bladder.

Aromatic, stimulant, carminative ,good for constipation, for gonorrhea, paralysis of the tongue ,advised in diarrhea , cholera, scarlatina ,Chronic Malaria, Viral hepatitis.Piper Longum is most commonly used to treat respiratory infections such as stomachache, bronchitis, diseases of the spleen, cough, tumors, and asthma. When applied topically, it soothes and relieves muscular pains and inflammation. In Ayurvedic medicine, it is said to be a good rejuvenator. Piper Longum helps stimulate the appetite and it dispels gas from the intestines. An infusion of Piper Longum root is used after birth to induce the expulsion of the placenta.