Oxystelma Esculemtum


OXYSTELMA ESCULEMTUM

(DUDHIYA LATA*)


It is pungent, dry, bitter, hot and heavy digestible. It causes constipation and increases urine and excitement of sex. It is useful to cure many diseases as- white leprosy, spermatorrhoea, pus, cough, loose motion and fever. It kills stomach worms.Name in Different Languages:

Hindi             :        Dhudhiya lata, Dudhi Kirni, Gharote

Sanskrit       :        Dugdhika, Tikha Dugdha

Marathi        :        Dudhni, Dudheri

Gujarati       :         Jaldudhi

Bengali        :        Doodh lata

Latin            :        Oxystelma Esculenrum, Asclepiasa Rozea

Qualities:

           It is pungent, dry, bitter, hot and heavy digestible. It causes constipation and increases urine and excitement of sex. It is useful to cure many diseases as- white leprosy, spermatorrhoea, pus, cough, loose motion and fever. It kills stomach worms. Gargling with its leave’s decoction is useful to cure mouth blisters and throat wounds.

Useful in Different Diseases:

Itching: Mix juice of Oxystelma Esculenrum with turpentine oil. One should apply prepared mixture on ulcers. Its fresh root is also useful to cure jaundice.

Flower: Its flower is pungent, nutritive and ends phlegm.