The Indian Costus
To find the Indian costus, it is necessary to go up to more than 2000 meters of altitude. Indeed, this plant has the natural environment of the wonderful mountain ranges of the Himalayas in Asia.
It is after 3 long years of cultivation that we can finally harvest the Indian costus root. Its ancient virtues are hidden in the lower part of the plant. Indeed, the Indian costus is among the oldest natural therapeutic remedies. Its widespread use has earned it registration in most pharmacopoeia (a book listing the main plants for therapeutic use). If it has been used for more than 3000 years, it has a positive medical reputation worldwide.
This has led scientists to conduct various studies around this plant: the chemical composition, the therapeutic effects … There are several hundred scientific articles on this plant on the famous biomedical search engine PubMed.
Main active molecules of the Indian Costus.