Malabar Catmint


MALABAR CATMINT (CHAUDHARA*)

(ANISOMELES MALABARICA)


Malabar catmint fruit is hot in nature, excitable and spicy. It brings sweat out too. Name in different languages:

English       :       Malabar catmint

Hindi          :       Chaudhara

Sanskrit      :       Spracca, Allmool

Marathi       :       Chaudhaary

Gujarati      :        Dholu choudhary

Latin           :       Anisopalace malebaric,

                          Apisoplace disticha, Anisoplace fruirtyosa

Quality: Malabar catmint fruit is hot in nature, excitable and spicy. It brings sweat out too. It has the quality of contraction.

Use:

  • Taking decoction of Malabar catmint is useful to cure fever, coryza and stomach diseases, and provides relief in intestines pain too. Give a decoction of its leaves to the children, cures indigestion and provides very relief from the pain and problems during dentition.
  • Grind leaves of Malabar catmint and prepare decoction from it after boiling. Give this decoction to the patient, who has been bitten by snake or scorpion as well as coat a paste of its leaves on the affected part. Using this process alleviates poisoning.