white leadwort

white leadwort,

n Latin name:
Plumbago zeylanica; parts used: roots, leaves; uses: in Ayurveda, pacifies kapha dosha (pungent, light, dry, sharp), anticancer, antifertility, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, anti-oxidant, prevention of antibiotic resistance, immunomodulator, anti-coagulant, abortifacient, vesicant, rheumatism, diarrhea, diuretic, skin conditions; precautions: pregnancy. Also called
chitra or
chitraka.
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White leadwort.
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