Guava (Perala)

Guava (Perala; Amruta-phalam; Anjíra)

 

Energetics: Sweet/cold or hot

 

Indications: Excessive digestion and metabolism, anorexia, gout. As a jelly it is a heart tonic and anticonstipative. Soaked in water—relieves thirst due to diabetes. Unripe diarrhea.

Precaution: When the fruit is raw, the rind and the pulp should be eaten together to prevent constipa- tion. Guava is heavy and hard to digest.

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