Name - पारसीकवचा

Botanical name - Smilax china

Description - Consists of the roots of smilax china linn. Of the family Smilacaceae.

Chemical Constituents-


Use - The drug is aphrodisiac, sudorific, demulcent. And alterative. It is useful in chronic rheumatism, syphilis, And skin diseases. It contains saponin. Rastad records that the use of this increases absorption of mercury. 

Medicinal plants of India ; Ayurveda

01 September 2013

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