Nungai peruk

Nungai peruk - Manipur Medicinal Plants

Common Name

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Manipuri :Nungai peruk

Scientific Name

Group :Angiosperm (Dicotyledon)
Family :Scrophulariaceae
Genus :Linaria
Species :ramosissima  Linn.
Habit :Creeping herb
Parts Used :Whole Plant
Mode of 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.

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