Touted as the ‘Power Trinity’, Trikatu is a classical ayurvedic formulation that combines the goodness of three herbs or spices, namely, long pepper, black pepper, and ginger to create an absolute aid for problems like digestive anomalies, respiratory issues, inflammatory conditions, obesity, etc. Ayurveda also knows this unique herbal blend by the names Trikatu, Katutraya, Trikatukam, Three Peppers, Three Pungent Herbs etc.
Trikatu literally means “Three Pungents” as it contains the herbs “Ginger”, “Black Pepper” and “Pippali”. It is strong stimulant and is used for both respiratory and digestive system. It also promotes the production of digestive juices and increases the appetite in a person. It helps in congestion, cold and revives the organic functions that are weak. It is one of the best mixtures for anti-obesity and helps to rid your body off the excessive fats and cholesterol.