Andrographis paniculata | kalmegh | Medicinal Uses | Images
Botanical Name:Andrographis paniculata.
Indian Common and Local Names of Andrographis paniculata (kalmegh) :-kirayat, kulufnath, olikiryata, kirata, nila vembu..etc..
Nature of Andrographis paniculata (kalmegh:-)
it is an straight branched yearly herb, which is piercingly four at an angle.
Medicinal uses of Andrographis paniculata(kalmegh):-
Leaves:-leaves are mostly cut shaped.
flowers:-flowers are mostly small in size with dispersion and thin bunches.
fruits:-fruits are in capsule like shape with 2.2 centimeter large.
This plants is useful in snake-bite, by the search it shows that plants has and antibiotic properties.the drug which obtained by this plants roots is a bitter tonic which is well known as "kalmegh". that is useful in remedial fever,insects, general flaw. it is useful for children pain from lever and absorption problems..