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Vitex Negundo(Nirgundi)

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Common Name:
 Nirgundi, Chaste Tree, Gattilier Incise, 
 Huang Ching, Lenggundi, Man Ching, Negundo Chastetree
Plant name
Vitex Negundo.
Chemical constituents
  • Volatile oil; resin; alkaloid; lichen acids; glucoside.
  • Constituents of oil: sabinene, linalool, terpinen-4-ol, b-caryophyllene, a-guaine and   globulol.
  • Leaves contain an alkloid nishindine, flavones, luteolin-7-glucoside, casticin, iridoid glycosides.
  • Seeds contain hydrocarbons, B-sitosterol, benzoic acid and phthalic acid, flavonoids and triterpenoids.

Uses: 
It is acrid, bitter, heating, astringent, stomachic, cephalic, anthelmintic and useful in treatment of leucoderma, consumption, inflammations, eye diseases, spleen enlargement, bronchitis, asthma, biliousness, painful teething of children etc. It has germicidal properties. It is easily digestible and can cure morbid vata and kapha and used in arthritis, cephalgia, otalgia, inflammatory, glandular and rheumatic swellings, intestinal worms, fever, ulcers, skin diseases, nervous disorders and leprosy.

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