Latin Name

Pluchea lanceolata

English Name

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Part Used


Effect on Dosha

Pacifies Kapha and Vata especially Vata

Properties and Uses

It is a potent analgesic and anti-inflammatory agent therefore used in various arthritic conditions. Its external application is used in joint pain and swelling. It has digestive properties and reduces abdominal pain due to digestive disorders. It has anti-pyretic properties as well.

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