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.
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.
Medicinal uses of Andrographis paniculata(kalmegh):-
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..
Scientific classification of Andrographis paniculata