Why you must have Giloy Swaras during Covid-19



Giloy Swaras during Covid-19

We are surviving bad times and that gives us all the more reason to try everything that can help us physically as well as mentally. With the increasing numbers of coronavirus cases, researchers are leaving no stone unturned to look for an effective COVID-19 treatment. Multiple clinical trials are taking place all around the world and there are many herbs that are being considered a possible treatment for the Corona virus. Most common among them is Giloy.

Giloy swaras

Reading all about it, I decided to buy a bottle of Patanjali Giloy Swaras during Covid-19 hoping that I might be saved from this dreaded Virus. Well not only Corona Virus, but there are a few more reasons that made me decide in favour of Patanjali Giloy Swaras. Let me discuss that in brief.

Giloy, also known as ‘Amrita’ in Sanskrit or ‘the root of immortality’. In Ayurveda it is being used since ages for making medicines to treat various diseases. The best way to have it is either in the powdered or Kadha form.


Giloy is known to be packed with antioxidants, which remove toxins, fight free radicals, purifies the blood and prevents urinary tract infections and liver diseases. Apart from this, Giloy is considered great for improving digestion, fight respiratory problems and provide relief from anxiety and stress.

In brief the benefits of Giloy are as follows…

  • Anti-Arthritic
  • Detoxifying in nature
  • Anti-diabetic
  • Anti inflammatory
  • Anti-pyretic
  • Diuretic

So now let me tell you but for corona virus, why else did I decide to start taking Patanjali Giloy Swaras. Since Giloy is known to be useful in rheumatism, gout, inflammation, fever, jaundice, anaemia, urinary disorders and immuno deficiency and I have serious inflammation as well as rheumatism along with breathing problems; thus I started taking a tbsp of Patanjali Giloy Swaras with water early morning empty stomach.

During Covid-19, Giloy can help in boosting immunity

Giloy has antioxidants that boost immunity and increase the efficiency of white blood cells. It is known to help in detoxifying the liver as well as kidneys. Being antioxidant in nature it protects free radical damage and fights a lot of infections and bacteria that causes diseases.

Giloy can help in treating arthritis

Arthritis in hands

As Giloy is anti-inflammatory in nature, it helps in treating rheumatoid arthritis which is my one of the various health issues.

Giloy can help treating Covid-19 symptom, fever

Giloy is known to be antipyretic in nature thus good in treating fever. Not only this, Giloy has been proved to be helpful in treating dengue fever because it increases the blood platelets count.

Giloy and digestive health

Giloy is good for treating ailments connected with digestion. As it has been observed that upset stomach has been reported as symptom by some of the Corona positive patients too. Giloy in such cases can work really well when taken along with Indian gooseberry.

Giloy helps treat type 2 diabetes

According to studies done, it has been found that people with diabetes are vulnerable to CoronaVirus infection. In such cases Giloy is capable of reducing blood sugar and lipid levels.

Relieves stress and anxiety related to Covid-19

This herb helps in alleviating mental stress and anxiety which is due to the present circumstances related to Covid-19. It is also known to promote memory and remove brain toxins. Being antioxidant in nature, it is known as an anti-aging herb.

Giloy for treating respiratory trouble

Giloy helps in decongesting the lungs and treating asthma and cough which are issues linked to CoronaVirus.

Giloy swaras

Our Take

There is no doubt that herbs do play a role in boosting immunity and eradicating virus. Though we are not sure if Giloy can completely cure the coronavirus disease, yet it does have a significant role to play in the treatment of this viral infection. Giloy is a storehouse of antioxidants that neutralise free radicals and prevent inflammation also. Not only that, it purifies blood, flushes out toxins from the body and fights against bacteria and virus effectively. Consuming Giloy juice can help you with getting rid of fever, which undoubtedly is one of the signs of COVID-19. It is anti-inflammatory that helps in respiratory problems like cold, cough, and related breathing problems. Incidently, these are also major signs of the novel coronavirus infection, COVID-19.