Local Name : Atis root
Descriptions : A herb,stem erect,simple at times branched;leaves more or less heterophyllus,lowest leaves with long petioles.
Parts of use : Roots.
Medicinal Uses : The roots are acrid,bitter,thermogenic,expectorant,alexeteric,stomachic,digestive,antiperiodic, and tonic. They are useful in dysentery,diarrhoea,stomach disorders,fever,malarial fever,internal inflammatory conditions and general debility.They are highly recommended for diseases in children.
Active Constituent : Alkaloids (atisine,dihydroatisine,hetisined & heteratisine).
R. K. Sinhal
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