Scientific Name
Group : Angiosperm (Dicotyledon)
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Genus : Cassia
Species : timoriensis Wlld.
Common Name
English Name : Stout prickly climber
Hindi Name : Common senna
Manipuri Name : Laikee
Other Details
Habit : Spiny slender shrub
Parts Use : Bark and Seed
Preparation : Bark boiled for extract. Seed crushed with water for extract.
Mode of use : Decoction
Ingredients : No chemical reports.
Ailment Treated : Bark along with the plants like Equisetum debile and Dryopteris marginata are boiled in water and the soup is used to take bath to cure poxes. Seed extract is given in dysentery.
Source : Wild / cultivated.