Latin Name

Clerodendrum phlomidis

English Name

Glory Bower

Sanskrit Name


Part Used

Leaves, Root bark
(पत्र, मूल त्वक्)

Effect on Dosha

It pacifies Kapha and Vata.

Properties and Uses

It is commonly used as analgesic and anti-inflammatory agent in arthritic conditions. It has stimulating effect on heart. Useful in treatment of diabetes. It is used in skin disorders like urticaria. Useful in indigestion and relieves flatulence. Effective in respiratory disorders due to its mucolytic action.

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