Justicia adhatoda, commonly known in English as Malabar nut, adulsa, adhatoda , vasa, or vasaka, is a medicinal plant native to Asia, widely This shrub has a number of traditional medicinal uses in Siddha Medicine, Ayurvedic and Unani. PDF | Objective: To investigate traditional uses of medicinal plant Justicia adhatoda L. by Meitei community in Manipur. Methods: Surveys were. In Manipur Justicia adhatoda Linn. locally known as non gmangkha medicine by the local folks so as to evaluate its medicinal properties.

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It is used as expectorant, antispasmodic, anthelmintic, antiseptic and bronchodilator. I read in class 11 and I have got a justticia project based on medicinal plants…. For this help I hope that I will get full marks in the project…Thank you so much.

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Floristic composition and plant utilization pattern in homegardens of Upper Assam, India Desc: User specific search options User. Thiruvananthapuram District harbours more than 1, medicinal plants of which plants are hosts Leaf-like structures called bracts, present on the spikes; these are conspicuously veined.

Wild vegetables of Karbi – Anglong district, Assam Desc: Liquid extract of the plant is used in many pharmaceutical formulations as an expectorant. usee

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Wikimedia Commons has media related to Justicia adhatoda. Views Read Edit View history. Get Rid of Ashtma. The epidermis bears simple one- to three-celled warty hairs, and small glandular hairs.


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Vasaka (Malabar nut) Medicinal Uses, Benefits and Side Effects

The chief use of Vasaka is as an expectorant; it is given in the form of juice, syrup or decoction. Fruits are pubescent, and are with club-shaped capsules.

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Justicia adhatoda

Nomenclature and Classification Nomenclature and Classification. Encyclopedia of Life EOL. Assam Distribution It is common troughout the state. A textual diagnostic description of the species that is not necessarily adhxtoda. Angiosperm diversity in Doaba region of Punjab, India Desc: Leaves opposite, elliptic-lanceolate or ovate-lanceolate, margins entire, apex acute, cm long, hairy, light green above, dark beneath, leathery.

Uses and Management Uses and Management Uses. Phytochemical adhatodz and antioxidant potency of Adhatoda vasica and Vitex negundo, The Bioscan; 8 2: Fruits capsules clavate, longitudinally channelled, 1.

Choice of useful plant species from forests for domestication has been found to start simultaneo However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans are best treated under Risk statement what happens when the organism is removed.

Adhatoda vasica Nees Adhatoda zeylanica Medik. The plant contains a non-volatile alkaloid, vasicine, an organic acid, adhatodic acid, sugar, gum and salts.

It is very useful for my school vocational project All the best!!! Related observations Show all. Does not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat. The plant has got tremendous medicinal importance viz. Life cycles are treated in the field for Life Cycle. In Garhwali language it is called Basingu it is also used as vegetable but very bitter. Powered by the open source Biodiversity Informatics Platform.


Remember me Forgot password? Enumerates geographic entities where the taxon lives. An evergreen gregarious shrub up to 8ft. Experimental investigations suggest that Adusadilates finer bronchioles and ensures a smooth expectoration.

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This paper justucia the nesting patterns of some terrestrial birds in Danta forest of North Gujar From Wikipedia, the mevicinal encyclopedia.

Document specific search options Title. This page usrs last edited on 9 Decemberat This shrub has a number of traditional medicinal uses in Siddha MedicineAyurvedic and Unani systems of medicine. Justicia adhatodacommonly known in English as Malabar nutadulsaadhatoda, vasa, or vasaka, [1] [2] is a medicinal plant native to Asiawidely used in Siddha MedicineAyurvedichomeopathy and Unani systems of medicine.

Leaves and other tender parts of the plant are utilised for various Ayurvedic preparations. Its main goal is summarize the most relevant or attractive characteristics of this taxon to the general public.

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Sacred groves are tracts of virgin forest with rich biodiversity, as they have been protected for c