- Adhatoda vasica leaves have been used in Ayurvedic Medicine for over 2000 years to treat respiratory disorders.
- The leaves contain carotene, vitamin C and essential oil – the whole plant is sedative, expectorant, antispasmodic, antiseptic, expectorant, anthelmintic and blood-purifying.
- Adhatoda vasica is useful in treating bronchitis, colds, whooping cough, asthma, tuberculosis, sore throat and other lung and bronchial disorders.
- In southern India the powdered leaves are used to treat malaria.
- A juice made from the leaves can be used to treat diarrhea, dysentery and to control both internal and external bleeding such as peptic ulcers, hemorrhoids and bleeding gums.
- The whole plant is useful in the removal of intestinal parasites – take a decoction of the root and bark/ or take the juice from the leaves and drink a teaspoon three times a day for 3 days.
- A poultice made from the leaves is applied to wounds, rheumatic joints and edema.
- A warm tea of the leaves is useful in treating scabies and other skin diseases.
Malabar Nut / Adhatoda Powder Pack of 1 Kg
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