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The scientific name of Horse gram: Dolichos biflorus Linn.
Name of Horse gram in different languages:-
English: Cowpea, Horse gram
Tamil: Kaanam, Kollu
Malayalam: Karutha Muthira-കറുത്ത മുതിര
It is annual herb, sub-erect or trailing many branched; leaves are arranged alternately, stipulate, trifoliate, and ovate, up to 5. cm long, flowers are in axillaries, color yellow, 1.8 cm. long; contain 5 to 6 seeds are shining black, in pods, size up to 5.0 cm long, ellipsoid and flattened.
Useful plant parts:
To treat Diabetes, Cardiovascular disease, cholesterol, piles, colic, epitasis, hiccup, abdominal lump, bronchial asthma flatulence, ulcer etc.
Linoleic acid coumesterol, glycoproticin, psoraliding; dolichin A and dolichin B, 2-hydroxy-genistein, β-sitosterol, coumesterol, delbergiodin, genistein, isoferreirin, keivitone, phaseollidin, pyranoside.
How to prepare medicines:
10-15 seeds boiled in one glass of water and kept it for a night, in the early morning drank it in empty stomach. Repeat this for one week and stop for one week and the repeat the process for one week, then check the cholesterol.
One of the ingredients in the Ayurveda medicines like:-