Saccharum munja – Shara Uses, Research, Medicines, Side Effects

Shara - Saccharum munja is a herb mentioned in Ayurveda for the treatment of blood impurity, excessive burning sensation, thirst, burning urination and improving the breast milk in lactating women.  … [Continue reading]



Kusha (Desmostachya bipinnata) Uses, Research, Medicines, Side Effects

Kusha - Desmostachya bipinnata is an Ayurvedic herb used for the treatment of diarrhea, skin diseases, renal calculi, dysmenorrhea and improving breast milk during lactation.  … [Continue reading]

Bamboo (Bambusa bambos) Uses, Research, Medicines, Side Effects

Vamsha - Bambusa arundinacea is a plant mentioned in Ayurveda for the treatment of cough, skin diseases, wounds, digestive disorders, nausea, gynecological disorders and fever.  … [Continue reading]



Kaseru (Scirpus grossus) Uses, Research, Medicines, Side Effects

Kasheruka - Scirpus grossus is an Ayurvedic herb used for the treatment for diarrhea, thirst, nausea, scanty micturition, jaundice, improving the sperm count and weakness of the cardiac muscles.  … [Continue reading]

Kumbhi Tree (Careya abrorea) Uses, Research, Medicines, Side Effects

Kumbhi tree - Careya arborea is an Ayurvedic herb used for the treatment of ulcer, cough, eruptions in the skin, wound and promotes digestion. Ceylon Oak, Kumbhika, Katabhi, Wild Guava are synonyms.  … [Continue reading]

Manakanda Giant taro (Alocacia) Uses, Research, Medicines, Side Effects

Manakanda - Alocasia indica is an Ayurvedic plant used for the treatment of diseases of vata roga, swelling, ear ache, bleeding and splenomegaly.  It is also called Giant Taro and Mankand.  … [Continue reading]

Surana Elephant Foot Yam Uses, Research, Medicines, Side Effects

Elephant Yam - Amorphophallus campanulatus is an Ayurvedic herb, mentioned for the treatment of piles, amenorrhea, indigestion, anorexia, joint pain and elephantiasis.  … [Continue reading]

Kewda Flower, Fruit (Screw Pine) Uses, Research, Medicines, Side Effects

Ketaki - Pandanus odoratissimus is an Ayurvedic herb used for the treatment of diabetes, threatened abortion, fever, joint pain, earache, psychiatric conditions.  … [Continue reading]

Dragon’s Blood Daemonorops draco Uses, Research, Medicines, Side Effects

Raktaniryasa - Daemonorops draco is a plant mentioned for the treatment of wounds, bleeding piles, menorrhagia and diarrhea mixed with blood. Dragon's Blood used to give classical red colour to herbal oils.  … [Continue reading]

Khajoor (Date Palm) Uses, Research, Remedies, Medicines, Side Effects

Kharjur - Phoenix sylvestris, popularly known as Date Palm is a plant mentioned in Ayurveda for the treatment of general debility, dysuria, gingivitis, fever and thirst.  … [Continue reading]

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