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THE INDIAN MATERIA MEDICA. NADKARNI, K. M. Name: Title soundofheaven.info Size: Kb. Format: PDF Name: Preliminary soundofheaven.info Size: Kb. THE INDIAN MATERIA MEDICA.- By K. M. Nad- karni. Published by K. M. Nadkarni, Bombay. (Post Box ), Pp. xviii plus , with. Appendix and. Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (M), or click on a page image below.
Author Nadkarni, K. Boiling water Enter your email address below and we will send you your username. Seeds have the appearance of miniature coffee seeds, flat and grooved on the inner side, and convex externally, hard and not easily powdered. Wight observes that Cadaba as being an older name was substituted by DeCamlole for The plant is generally met with Strajmia. Paukul Mar. Dymock mentions that in the Concan it is eaten with other herbs as a vegetable, under the name of Ghantachibnji.
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Volume 48 , Issue 5 1 February Pages Related Information. Email or Customer ID. Forgot password? All rights reserved. Design by w3layouts. We are very much indebted to the indefatigable exertions of the illustrious Drs. Hitherto tlie people of India have been incapable of doing anything, but as the country advances in the arts and sciences of the Western world, some of them at least might come forward as pioneers to follow the footsteps Of their EUropeau alma mater.
Although it is certain that a " knowledge of indigenous drugs is most highly usefill and instructive," yet it should not be neglected, but cultivated. V, page Had we by the light of Western science fostered and modified that hereditary knowledge, what a good and useful superstructure might have been erected on such foundation.
Waving has left India, I have thought that I might, avail myself of the chance of doing something at least in this direction, with a firm belief that others may " the also be induced to follow the track, for harvest is truly great, but the laborers are few. Premna tomentosa, Willd.
Didynamia Angiospermia, S. Cornutia oorymbosa Lunik. Premna flavescens Juss.
Wight's Icones, F. Flora Indica, Rep. Drury's Indian Flora, Vol. II, p. Useful Plants, p. Pednnganaree Tam.
Naguru Chettu Tel. This is a tree of moderate size found growiu Coimbatore, Poudicherry, some parts of ing The leaves possess a strong but far from disagreeable smell, hence it is called Pedangauaree in Tamil. It is known in some parts of the Madura District as Kollay Cottaynellay.
The leaves are the only part of the tree made use of in Hindu mediThe juice of cine.
Their action is diuretic. I have tried it iu the form of infusion in the following formula? Take the leaves cut ill small Coriander seeds pieces Boiling water Macerate for an hour, cool and strain. Dose, two ounces twice a day either by itself or as an adjunct with diuretic mixtures. Sometimes it produces vomiting; but it has had good effect in acute cases of dropsy.
The juice is applied over the inferior extremI have seeu the people of ities externally.
Indian gallnuts Kaduka Terminalia chebula powdered are also added to relax the bowels if necessary. Cadaba Indica, Lamk. Tetrandria Monogynia, S. Cleoine fruticosa, Linn.
Strcemia Tetrandia, Vahl. I, Vern.? Viluthee Tain. Checkonadi Tel.
A straggling shrub without thorns, leaves trifoliate: Wight observes that Cadaba as being an older name was substituted by DeCamlole for The plant is generally met with Strajmia.
The leaves are resorted to for medicinal purposes. Their action is purgative, emmenagogue, antisyphilitic, anthelmintic, and antiphlogistic. They are much employed in preparing medicated oils by native physicians. As a purgative the leaves are used as decoction:? Take the leaves oz. Dry ginger Indian gallnut Watel I have used the decoction as a purgative with magnesiae sulplias six drachms, in the absence of senna leaves, for making Haustus It has produced the desired effect.
The leaves are largely employed in he preparation of oil for emmenagogue purposes, gonorrhoea, and rheumatic complaints.. The simple method resorted to by native women, in cases of amenorrhoea and dysmenorrhoea cases, is to take the juice of the leaves, mix with equal quantity of castor-oil and a small quantity of the powder of the point of turmeric, boil it until the whole are properly mixed, next cool, It is said to act powerfully.
The leaves are boiled and taken without salt for The leaves also are employed exterworms. I have known and seen the leaves of this plant with those of the Odyna Odyar and children's urine boiled and applied to phlegmonous inflammation, to promote suppuration and subdue swellings. The siliquas fruits used as an article of diet. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.
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