English Name :- Terminalia arjuna Bedd
Botanical Name :- Terminalia arjuna Bedd
Family :- COMBRETACEAE
Parts - Used:- Bark, Leaves and Fruits
Habit :- A large tree with white bark. Leaves opposite or alternate and coriaeous. Flowers in axillary spikes; fruits winged.
Taste :- Astringent.
Chemical Constituents :- Bark contains- Beta- sitosterol, Arjunic acid, Friedlene, Glucoside (Arjunetic.) Tannins, Sugars, Sodium, Magnesium, Aluminium, Calciumcarbonate.
Heart and Liver disease, Significantly effective on Cardiovascular system, Styptic, tuberculosis, Cough, Dyscrasia, polyuria, Fever, Ulcer.
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