Acalypha fruticosa Forsk.


Family Euphorbiaceae.

Habitat Orissa, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala.

English Birch-leaved Acalypha.

Siddha/Tamil Kuppaimeni.

Folk Chinnivara.

Action Leaves—stomachic, alterative; prescribed in digestive disorders, dyspepsia, colic, diarrhoea.


Medicinal plants of India ; Ayurveda

01 September 2013

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