Chakpa heikru

Scientific Name
Group : Angiosperm (Dicotyledon)
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Genus : Phyllanthus
Species : urinaria Linn.
Common Name
English Name : -
Hindi Name : Hazar mani
Manipuri Name : Chakpa heikru
Other Details
Habit : Delicate spreading herb
Parts Use : Leaf, Shoot
Preparation : Leaves crushed for decoction. Leaves crushed and squeezed for juice. Juice mixed with coconut milk.
Mode of use : Decoction, Fresh
Ingredients : The whole plant contains bitter substances and alkaloids.
Ailment Treated : Leaf decoction juice is prescribed in leucoderma. Leaf juice with coconut milk is appetizer and diuretic for children.
Source : Wildly grown in the valley areas near the road sides & others moist areas.

Chakpa heikru
Chakpa heikru