BENEFITS AND PROPERTY OF KUTAJ (HOLARRHENA ANTIDYSENTERICA )
By Dr.Omprakash Yadav Contact:-firstname.lastname@example.org Ph no:-+918080747455 /+9196996666426
Introduction OF KUTAJ (HOLARRHENA ANTIDYSENTERICA )
Kutaja is one of the significant medicinal herb used to treat amoebic dysentery and other gastric disorders. The bark, seeds, flowers and fruits of kutaja has many medicinal property.Kutaja is one of prominent herb that manages the elevation of Kapha and pitta doshas.
AYURVEDA DETAILS OF KUTAJ (HOLARRHENA ANTIDYSENTERICA )
Arshoghna- Group of herbs used in the treatment of Arsha (piles). Kandughna- Group of herbs used in relieving itching. Stanyasodhana- Group of herbs used in cleansing and detoxifying breast milk. Asthapanopaga- Group of herbs used in Asthapana type of Basti treatment(enema)
A glabrous or pubescent tree or large shrub. The leaves of this plant are 10-cm long and 4 to 10 cm broad opposite, oval and which are arranged in reverse directions and feel membranous. Flowers grows up to 2-3cm high and have five white petals. It has mild fragrance. The fruits of this herb are paired and cylindrical in shape, dehiscing follicles hang out from the stalk. Bark of the tree is rough, pale brownish or grayish in color. Seeds are light brown having tufts of silky hair and are numerous in quantity.