Base Elements

Biogeographic Zone

According to the available literature, the species occurs in India, SriLanka, Malesia, Cambodia and Vietnam. It is reported to be common in the low-country forests in SriLanka. Within India, the species is restricted to the Western Ghats of Karnataka, Ke

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Ghat
Western ghats
Peninsular India
Travancore

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References


Bhavaprakasha Nighantu
Madanpala Nighantu
Kaiyadev Nighantu
Raj Nighantu
Dhanvantari Nighantu
Charaka Samhita


Karpuradivarga
Oshadhivarga
Chandanadivarga
Sutrasthana
Chikitsasthana

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Medicinal Parts


Stem

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Medicinal Action


Aphrodisiac
Cooling
Improves complexion of skin
Ophthalmic
Pittashamaka / Kaphavatashamaka / Vatashamaka

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Miscellaneous


Kootuhole
Makut
Nilgiris

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Description

General/Morphology/LifeForm

A large, dioecious, woody climber with a thin bark consisting of irregular vertical fissures. Stem sap is deep yellow. Leaves alternate, broadly ovate or cordate, white beneath, with l0-18 cm long petiole, conspicuously swollen at both ends. Flowers sessi

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Habitat Location Distribution

Habit & Habitat

Climber

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evergreen forest

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Uses Management

Uses


Blood disorders
Excessive thirst
Fever
Freckles
Intrinsic haemorrhage
Poison
Ulcer
Vomiting
Burning sensation
Consumption
Dermatoses
Eczema
Exhaustion
Pruritus
Ringworm
Worms
Eye diseases
Jaundice
Menometrorrhagia
Urinary disorders

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