Details of Ashthisanghar Plant.
Botanical Name: Cissus quandrangularis
Sanskrit Name: Ashtnisanhar
Drug Class: Fracture
The plant is an excellent alterative, emmenogogue and stomachic. It is used
for the treatment of rheumatism, obesity, diabetes and heart disease. It helps
to reduce high cholesterol level. It is quite effective in case of bone
fractures, weak bones (osteoporosis), scurvy and cancer. The plant is also used
for treating stomach disorders, hemorrhoids, peptic ulcer disease (PUD) and
painful menstrual periods. In addition to that it is also very effective in the
treatment of asthma, malaria, and pain. It is also used as a ear drop in case of
pus discharge or ear ache.