Anthelmintic, antiseptic, astringent, expectorant, laxative, lithotriptic, rejuvenative, tonic.
Action & Uses in Ayurveda and
Rasam, Kashayam, mathura vipakam, ushna veeryam, pitta kapha hararm, good for
Internally for kasam, krimi, swarbhangam.
Externally antiseptic, lotion. Paste for pitta swellings, eye diseases.
Action and Uses in
Tonic to brain and stomach, liquifies matter, acts as astringent, expells touda and
safra, dries ruthoobath, headache, piles, chronic diarrhea.
The fruit is one among the
triphala of ayurveda. It is useful in asthma, biliousness, bronchitis,
inflammations, sore throat, and treating the diseases of eyes, nose, heart