Kokum is a fruit bearing tree yield purple tangy berries. The outer cover of the fruit is dried in the sun to get armful. Ayurveda acknowledge its medicinal and soothing properties.
It is a fruit rich in vitamin C and vitamin BComplex, kokum has antibacterial, antioxidants and anti inflammatory agents effective treatment in treating ulcers. It can even highly resistant against gut unfriendly H.pylori bacteria. An excellent summer cooler it provides relief from flatulence, heat strokes, acne and skin rashes .
What is it, not just a pretty berry, it is a powerhouse of antioxidant. Koranda is not only good for heart but also acts as an anti hypertensive. It is a rich source of vitamin c and iron and is good for anemia. It is good for interstitial cystitis. It is good to treat wounds and scurvy. It is also known to improve women’s libido. It juice is used to treat urinary tract infection.