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Herb Information
Name: Dhataki
Biological Name: Woodfordia floribunda, Lythrum fruticosum, Woodfordia fruticosa

Lythraceae

Other Names: Dhataki, Dhai-phul

Agnijwala, Tamrapushpi, Tatiri

Description:

This herb is a large shrub found throughout India. Has bright red flowers.

Parts Used: Flowers, leaves
Medicinal Applications

Action

Stimulant, astringent, tonic

Uses

diarrhea

dysentery

fever

headache

hemorrhoids

herpes

internal hemorrhage

leukorrhea

liver disorders

menorrhagia

ulcers

wounds

Flowers of this herb are used in dysentery and internal hemorrhages, in lucorrhea, and menorrhagia.

Juice of leaves are used in bilious sickness.

Dosage: Infusion, powder
Safety: No information is available.

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