Gymnema sylvestre is an herb native to the tropical forests of southern and central India and Sri Lanka.Gymnema sylvestre is an herb found in the tropical forests of India and Asia. Gymnema has historic use as a therapy for diabetes and arthritis and has also earned significant recent interest as a multi-supportive therapy for weight management. Evidence suggests gymnema can reduce cravings for sweets, sugar absorption during digestion, and promote normal blood sugar levels.The gymnema plant contains a number of compounds, such as acidic glycosides and anthroquinones. The primary bioactive constituent of gymnema, known as gymnemic acid, is found in the leaves and roots. Gymnemic acids are sweetness inhibitors. Simply put, chewing gymnema leaves will reduce the taste of sugar, or “sweetness,” in the mouth Benefits of Sirukurinjan (Cowplant):- 1. Good remedy for Diabetes Mellitus: It is said that long administration of this medicine can even eliminate Sugar present in Urine. High doses of this medicine may help to regenerate Beta cells of Pancreas study and research says. 2. Used for Sexual dysfunction and Pyurea and also for Obesity, Hypercholesterolemia, 3. It cures wounds due to snake bite. 4. It cures Cough, Rhinitis and Asthma. 5. Leaves cure gastrointestinal disorders like Constipation and Gas trouble when given as powder or infusion. How to Consume Sirukurinjan:- 1. Morning - Mix 5 gms of powder in 100 ml water, Boil the content for few minutes. once the water gets warm, filter the content and drink it before food. Repeat the same for Evening Dosage after dinner. 2. Dried leaf powder of this plant can be given in the dose of 2 to 4 gram daily 2 to 3 times a day for 5 to 6 months to treat Diabetes Mellitus. It is said that long administration of this medicine can even eliminate Sugar present in Urine. High doses of this medicine may help to regenerate Beta cells of Pancreas study and research says. 3. Administration of 5 to 7 grams of dried leaf powder along with milk can be given for Diabetes Mellitus, Sexual disfunction and Pyurea. 4. Leaf can also be administered as decoction twice for 3 to 4 weeks for Diabetes Mellitus, Obesity, Hypercholestrolemia etc.Powder of dried leaves can also be given to treat these ailments. 5. Leaf powder can be dusted or applied as a paste on the wounds due to snake bite. Infusion of dried leaves should be given internally. 6. Seed powder helps to cure Cough, Rhinitis and Asthma. 7. Leaves also cures Gastrointestinal dissorders like Constipation and Gas trouble when given as powder or infusion.