Colour: Punctured pasapalum is brown in color.
Taste: It is vapid in taste.
Structure: It is a type of rice plant (dhan), which rice is small and round.
Nature: Punctured pasapalum is cool and dry in nature but according to some physician, it is hot in nature.
Precautions: Taking over quantity of its rice causes constipation.
Punctured pasapalum is hot in nature, heavy, light, dry, pungent in taste and purgative. It ends bad effects of poison and cures bloody amoebic dysentery. It ends bile disorders and brings out phlegm.