Hindi - Ratanjot
Sanskrit - Dhamni, Anjankeshi, kapot,
Raktadala, Stulya, Naali,
Nalini, Nartaki, Charna
Punjabi - Lal jari, Maharanga, ratanjot
Nepali - Maharangi
Latin - Onosma echioides
Onosma Echioides’ tree is bitter, pungent and digests easily. It creates loose motion and destroys worms. It reduces poison effect. Onosma Echioides cures cough, eye and stomach diseases, dysuria, itching, white leprosy, wounds and piles. Its use throws bladder stone out also.
Massage with boiled oil of Onosma echioides is good. Gout is cured with the massage of oil. If epilepsy patient suffers from fits, pour some drops of ground Onosma Echioides into patient nose. Its use breaks fits of epilepsy. Boil its leaves in some water and take it. Its use strengthens the heart. Blood diseases are cured by drinking its leaves juice mixing with honey.