Justicia gendarussa

Justicia gendarussa

Chinese medicine
An annual plant, the root of which is anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, antirheumatic, diuretic and sedative; it is used for alcohol intoxication, diarrhoea, fever, jaundice and rheumatic complaints.
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For instance, the leaves of Justicia gendarussa were used for treatment of back pain, while the bark of Aloe vera was used to keep the body cool and also to treat burning sensations during urination.
The various studies on Justicia gendarussa have demonstrated its anti-arthritic potential (Paval et al.
Anti arthritic potential of the plant Justicia gendarussa Burm F.
For bone fracture or rheumatic pain, juice obtained from leaves of Justicia gendarussa were either orally administered or topically applied to affected areas.
On the other hand the leaves of Justicia gendarussa were used for treatment of bone fracture as well as rheumatic pain.