Details of Sanai Plant.
Botanical Name: Crotalaria verrucosa
Sanskrit Name: Shanpushpi
English Name: Verru cosa
Drug Class: Coolant, salivation
Indication: Skin diseases
The plant possess astringent, expectorant, digestive and febrifuge properties and hence medicinally very important. the roots are used for the treatment of colic. it is also useful in case of hemoptysis. the leaves are quite effective as a remedy for fever and skin diseases. in addition to that it is also used for the treatment of dyspepsia, cardiac disorders, leprosy and flatulence.