Justicia adhatoda, commonly known in English as Malabar nut, adulsa, adhatoda , vasa, or vasaka, is a medicinal plant native to Asia, widely This shrub has a number of traditional medicinal uses in Siddha Medicine, Ayurvedic and Unani. PDF | Objective: To investigate traditional uses of medicinal plant Justicia adhatoda L. by Meitei community in Manipur. Methods: Surveys were. In Manipur Justicia adhatoda Linn. locally known as non gmangkha medicine by the local folks so as to evaluate its medicinal properties.

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The plant is effective in treating of asthma, bronchitis, tuberculosis and other disorders. The trunk has many, long, opposite, ascending branches, where the bark is yellowish in color.

Flowers are usually white and the inflorescence shows large, dense, axillary spikes. When a leaf is cleared with chloral hydrate and examined microscopically the oval stomata can be seen.

The present study provides a taxonomic account of the angiosperms mediciinal Sonbhadra District in Uttar Pr An evergreen gregarious shrub up to 8ft.


Also includes information referring to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of its activities feeding, mating, etc. Angiosperm diversity in Doaba region of Punjab, India Desc: Comprising its size, shape, texture and orientation.

By using this site, you agree udes the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Leaves moderate, elliptic-lanceolate, sub-coriaceous, pubescent, shortly pefioled. Seasonal migration and reproduction are usually treated separately.

View effective ayurvedic treatment and ayurvedic products for treating all type of diseases naturally only on Dabur, one of the best ayurvedic company. Technology Biodiversity in India. In any event, the source must be explicitly quoted. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Justicia adhatoda. Cystoliths occur beneath medicianl epidermis of the underside of the blade.

It was also observed to act as an antihistamine agent. Nomenclature and Classification Nomenclature and Classification. This comprises an account of the foliicolous fungal collections collected along with the host l Browse through the entire list of medicinal plants.

Document specific search options Title. Nadkarni, Popular Prakashan, Bombay,pp. The current map showing distribution of species is only indicative. Assam Distribution It is common troughout the state. Its main goal is summarize the most relevant or attractive characteristics adhatodx this justici to the general public.


Vasaka (Malabar nut) Medicinal Uses, Benefits and Side Effects

Homegardens of Upper Assam, northeastern India are diverse and species-rich. Retrieved 3 January The leaves of Adhatoda vasica contains phytochemicals such as alkaloids, tannins, saponins, phenolics and flavonoids. It is used as expectorant, antispasmodic, anthelmintic, antiseptic and bronchodilator.

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This shrub has a number of traditional medicinal uses in Siddha MedicineAyurvedic and Unani systems of medicine. Can include ecosystem services. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. An amazing blog showing how powerful Ayurveda is. Uses mmedicinal Management Uses and Management Uses.

Justicia adhatoda L. | Species | India Biodiversity Portal

User kses search options User. Enumerates geographic entities where the taxon lives. Leaf-like structures called bracts, present on the spikes; these are conspicuously veined.

Natural History Natural History Cyclicity.