It is astringent,
light, easily assimilated, digestive, antiseptic, alternative,
laxative, diuretic and carminative. It promotes digestive power, heals
wounds and ulcers, cures local swellings, skin and eye diseases.
Laxative, stomachic, tonic and alternative. Used in fevers, cough,
asthma, urinary diseases
It is a safe
purgative its powder can be used as purgative in the dose of 3-5gms.
perform Kavala and Gandusha along with the decoction of Haritaki in
the diseases of oral cavity.
One should paste
its dry powder on the teeth to make strengthen them.