RINGWORM SHRUB (DAD MARDAN*)
English : Ringworm Shrub
Hindi : Daad Mardan
Sanskrit : Dardughan
Marathi : Vilayat Aagti, Daad Mardan
Bengali : Daad Mardan
Latin : Cassia Alata, Cassia Brectea, Cassia Herpetica
Its leaves are useful to cure ringworm and skin diseases. It destroys stomach worms and causes of loose-motion. Its seeds are pungent and easy digestible. It ends Vaata and Kapha disorders, itching and increases urine quantity. Grind its leaves and mix it with lemon juice and after that applying this mixture on the affected parts cures ringworm, itching, scabies and other skin diseases. Taking its decoction provides relief in mouth blisters.