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arjuna (är·jōōˑ·n),

n Latin name:
Terminalia arjuna; parts used: bark, fruit; uses: in Ayurveda pacifies kapha and pitta doshas (astringent, light, dry), hypolipidemic, hepatoprotection, antineoplastic, antimutagenic, antibacterial, antiviral, cardiotonic, angina, hypertension, coronary artery conditions, myocardial infarction, liver conditions, urogenital diseases, STDs, colic, dysentery, poisoning, wounds; precautions: none known. Also called
arjun or
kakubha.
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