Kakyel- khujil

Kakyel- khujil - Manipur Medicinal Plants

Common Name

English :Blister butter cup
Hindi :
Manipuri :Kakyel- khujil

Scientific Name

Group :Angiosperm (Dicotyledon)
Family :Ranunculaceae
Genus :Ranunculus
Species :scleratus  Linn.
Habit :Diffuse hispid herb
Parts Used :Whole plant
Mode of Preparation :Leaf crushed for decoction.
Mode of use :Decoction
Ingredients :Plant contains aemonin and prota – anemonin.
Ailment Treated:Leaf boiled soup is taken in urinay disorder. Plant extract is applied to skin blisters. Plant is emmenagogue, galactogogue, stimulant and diuretic. Leaf juice is used in rheumatism, asthma, pneumonia and gripe. Seeds are stomachic, tonic and used in kidney problems.
Source:Wildly grown in swampy areas of valley; non-marketable.

Manipur Medicinal Plants