Colour: Lagiya is light black.

Taste: It is bitter.

Structure: Lagiya is a type of milk, which is received from a milky grass. The leaves of its grass are round and yellow. Its flowers are also yellow.

Nature: It is hot in nature.

Precautions: Taking its much quantity may be harmful for the intestines.

Removing side effects: Sterculia urens (Katira) should be used to remove the side effects of it.

Comparison: It can be compared with Krasivan mahmooda.

Dosage: It can be taken in 2 grams quantity.


It causes excessive loose motions and vomiting because of which it makes stomach clean properly. It cures dropsy and brings stomach water out. Its properties are like mahmooda. Throwing ground lagiya into the pond kills all fish of the pond.