Agnimantha Health Benefits and Uses – What is Agnimantha?
Agnimantha is a large shrub or tree attaining a height of up to 9 m, with yellowish bark, dotted with lenticels, the branches sometimes spiny.
The Botanical Name of Agnimantha is Premna integrifolia
- Premna integrifolia
- P. obtusifolia
- P. corymbosa, Verbenaceae
Health benefits, Indications and uses
- flatulent colic
- skin diseases
- urinary disease
- insufficient lactation
- inflammatory joint disease
- Antipyretic, anti-inflammatory (Narayanan et al 2000)
- hypoglycaemic, hypotensive (Kapoor 1990)