A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S T  U  V  W  Y  Z
[ K ] Related Medicines:

Colour: Kakanasa’s leaves are green. Its flowers are blue and white.

Taste: It is pungent.

Structure: Its trees are found in the forests and hard soil. Its leaves are smaller than rose. Its flowers are white and blue. Its pods have seeds like cow pea.

Nature: It is hot in nature.

Precautions: Over quantity of kaknasa may be the cause of vomiting.


Kak nasa is bitter, pungent and hot by nature. Its juice is spicy and takes time in digestion. It brings the phlegm out and reduces swelling. Its use gets rid of piles and white leprosy.

Stomatitis (Mouth blisters): Cook kaknasa, leaves of pricking plant and Mugvan together. Take this preparation with the meals. Its use gets rid of stomatitis.