The underground parts of various medicinal plants have pharmaceutical as well as therapeutical purpose. Kutki (Picrorhiza kurroa) is a medicinal plant that is used for various Indian herbal preparations; mainly for the treatment of various liver diseases. Picroliv is a glucoside which is obtained from 3-4 years old roots and rhizomes of Picrorhiza kurroa. It has strong hepato-protective and immune-modulatory abilities. Therefore it is in high demand in both national and international markets.
It protects liver cells and improves liver function. It is found in our product “Heptovit Syrup”.
Available at: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19619118