Nungai peruk

Scientific Name
Group : Angiosperm (Dicotyledon)
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Genus : Linaria
Species : ramosissima Linn.
Common Name
English Name : -
Hindi Name : -
Manipuri Name : Nungai peruk
Other Details
Habit : Creeping herb
Parts Use : Whole Plant
Preparation : Plant body boiled with water for soup/ decoction.
Mode of use : Decoction/ boiled soup taken orally
Ingredients : A new flavone glycoside – Pectolinarigenin-7-rhamnoside from leaves and stems along with Triacontane, n-Pentacasane, n-Octacosanol, b-Sitosterol and Pectolinarigenin.
Ailment Treated : Plant soup/decoction is taken to cure urinary stone cases (calculi formation).
Source : Wastelands especially foot hills. Not so common.

Nungai peruk
Nungai peruk