Arloo is also known by the names of Shyonapatha, Shyonaak, Manduk parnee, Bhallok, Tuntuk, Sonaloo etc. name.
It is pungent in taste and cool in nature. It increases appetite and cures cough. It normalizes vatta, pitta and Kapha. Its raw fruit is interesting in taste and eliminates gas and brings out phlegm. Its ripe fruit ends colic pain, cures piles and destroys stomach worms. It reduces stomach heaviness and gas.