Terminalia arjuna (Roxb.) W. & A.

Nota de alcance (en)

Origin

Throughout the greater part of India, also grown as an avenue tree.

Action:

Bark—used as a cardioprotective and cardiotonic in angina and poor coronary circulation; as a diuretic in cirrhosis of liver and for symptomatic relief in hypertension; externally in skin diseases, herpes and leukoderma. Powdered bark is prescribed with milk in fractures and contusions with excessive ecchymosis, also in urinary discharges and strangury.

Fruit—deobstruent.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

Khare, C.P./ Indian Medicinal Plants. -- Nueva Dheli: Springer, 2007 . - p 652.

Terminalia arjuna (Roxb.) W. & A.
Término aceptado: 22-Jun-2021