Scientific Name
Group : Angiosperm (Dicotyledon)
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Genus : Bryonia
Species : grandis Linn.
Common Name
English Name : -
Hindi Name : -
Manipuri Name : Kwakthabi
Other Details
Habit : Slender climber
Parts Use : Fruit & Leaf
Preparation : Leaf roasted for local application. Ripe fruit pulp is crushed for paste.
Mode of use : Fresh & Local Application
Ingredients : -
Ailment Treated : Roasted leaf is applied on boils and burns. Ripe fruit pulp is applied externally to reduce skin scratches.
Source : Wild, more prominent on fencing and bamboo bushes.