Langthrei

Scientific Name
Group : Angiosperm(Dicotyledon)
Family : Asteraceae
Genus : Eupatorium
Species : birmanicum DC.
Common Name
English Name : -
Hindi Name : -
Manipuri Name : Langthrei
Other Details
Habit : Bushy undershrub
Parts Use : Leaf / Shoot
Preparation : Fresh leaves crushed for local application. Leaf extract with milk is a remedy for leucorrhoea.
Mode of use : Fresh and Local Application
Ingredients : Aqueous extract of the plant contains compounds causing significant analgesic and anti inflammatory activity.Leaves contain o-coumaric acid, cerebrocide and ceramide.
Ailment Treated : Leaf extract with honey is used for burning sensation and stomach ulcers. Fresh leaf/shoot paste is applied on forehead in excessive body temperature and in severe fever. Shoot decoction juice is taken in food poisoning.
Source : Wild as well as planted in home / gardens. Not so common.

Langthrei
Langthrei