MALABAR CATMINT (CHAUDHARA*)
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.
- 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.