Names: Patang (sappon wood) is known by the names of Raktsaar, Ranjan and Raktakashtha.
Color: Its woods and flower are red.
Characteristics: Its characteristics are like sandal wood (chandan). It is helpful to remove burning sensation of the body.
Helpful in different diseases:
1.Cancer: Wash the affected portion with helping the decoction of sappon wood and wild or sweet violet; it removes offensive smell of the wounds.
2.Bloody diarrhea: Bloody diarrhea can be cured by taking the decoction of sappon wood.
4.Blood disorder due to bile: Taking decoction of sappon wood blood disorder that is caused by bile.