As research increases, so is our understanding of Andrographis’ many activities and indications are that it may even play a role in cardiovascular and cancer treatments. Potential benefit of andrographis paniculata supplements.
(1) Clear heat, relieve toxic fire – hot, painful swellings in the throat, breast, eyes; intestinal abscesses. (2) Expel wind-heat – fever, aversion to wind, sore throat, headache; also for summer-heat. (3) Clear damp heat from the lower jiao – dysentery, lin syndrome. (4) Stem, Ren Dong Teng, is used for similar functions – abscesses, sores, damp-heat bi syndromes.