Justicia adhatoda, commonly known in English as Malabar nut, adulsa, adhatoda , vasa, or vasaka, is a medicinal plant native to Asia, widely This shrub has a number of traditional medicinal uses in Siddha Medicine, Ayurvedic and Unani. PDF | Objective: To investigate traditional uses of medicinal plant Justicia adhatoda L. by Meitei community in Manipur. Methods: Surveys were. In Manipur Justicia adhatoda Linn. locally known as non gmangkha medicine by the local folks so as to evaluate its medicinal properties.

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Katerniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary, a tropical moist deciduous forest along the Indo-Nepal boarder com Sacred groves are tracts of meidcinal forest with rich biodiversity, as they have been protected for c Thanks for helping me in my biology project……. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Angiosperm diversity of Sonbhadra District, Uttar Pradesh: Vasaka is a very important medicinal herb where leaf, root, flower and whole plant medocinal used for many drug formulations.

Articles with ‘species’ microformats. Technology Biodiversity in India. It has different names in different languages. However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans are best treated under Risk statement what happens when the organism is removed. Justicia adhatoda Scientific classification Kingdom: Comprising its size, shape, texture and orientation. Adhagoda entire parts of the plant from root to leaves are used to treat many ailments. Checklists specific search options Observed during.


Justicia adhatoda is a shrub with lance-shaped leaves 10 to 15 centimeters in length by four wide.

Malabar Nut Medicina, Name: Remember me Forgot password? Describes biorhythms – those states or conditions characterised by regular repetition in time, whether on the scale of seconds, hours, days, or seasons.

Known or potential benefits of the species for humans, at a direct economic level, as instruments of education, prospecting, eco-tourism, etc. The drug Vasaka comprises the fresh or dried leaves of the plant. Seasonal migration and reproduction are usually treated separately.

The portal will be unavailable all day on Sunday 23rd Dec for maintenance. Leaves and other tender parts of the plant are utilised for various Ayurvedic preparations.

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Powered by the open source Biodiversity Informatics Platform. Enumerates geographic entities where the taxon lives. Get Rid of Ashtma. Leaf-like structures called bracts, present on the spikes; these are conspicuously veined.

Vasaka (Malabar nut) Medicinal Uses, Benefits and Side Effects

It is used as expectorant, antispasmodic, anthelmintic, antiseptic and bronchodilator. Flowers large, white with red or yellow-barred throats, borne in compact, axillary, pedunculate spikes with large bracts. This comprises an account of the foliicolous fungal collections collected along with the host l The plant is native of India, occurs throughout the plains and in the lower regions of Himalaya. Justicia caracasana Sieber ex Nees.

Phytochemical screening and antioxidant potency of Adhatoda vasica and Vitex negundo, The Bioscan; 8 2: Flowers white in a dense bracteate peduncled spike, solitary or terminal at the end of the branches. An evergreen gregarious shrub up to 8ft.

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Flowers in dense, short spikes; stalks medlcinal the spikes shorter than leaves. Vasaka or Adhatoda vasica or Malabar nut is an important Ayurvedic medicinal herb. Homegardens of Upper Assam, northeastern India are diverse and species-rich. Species specific search options Taxon Hierarchy. Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e.

It was also observed to act as an antihistamine agent. Angiosperm diversity in Doaba region of Punjab, India Desc: They are oppositely arranged, smooth-edged, and borne on short petioles.

View effective ayurvedic treatment jusgicia ayurvedic products for treating all type of diseases naturally only on Dabur, one of the best ayurvedic company. It is used for many medicinal uses as well as health benefits. Life cycles are treated in the field for Life Cycle.

Vasaka (Malabar nut) Medicinal Uses, Benefits and Side Effects

In any event, the source must be explicitly quoted. Also includes information referring to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of its activities feeding, mating, etc. Now my project is completed perfectly…. The plant is effective in treating of asthma, bronchitis, tuberculosis and other disorders.