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Scientific name of China root: Smilax china
Name of China root in different languages:-
English: Smilax, China root
Sanskrit: Madhusnuhi, Dweepantaravacha
Malayalam: Cheenapavu-ചീനപ്പാവ്, Pavu-പാവ്
China root plant is a bushy spiny plant, grew about 3 feet high, the leaves are thin, membranous, ovate to ovate- oblong, five-nerved, acute or obtuse at both ends, root or rhizome are stipules, distinct obtuse and hard, large, blackish outer, pale and whitish internally. Flowers are small found in umbels greenish yellow, fruits are red and small.
Useful plant parts:
Used in the treatment of psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, urinary tract infections, skin ulcers, enteritis, and useful in old syphilitic cases.
Antiscrophulatic, carminative, depurative, diaphoretic, diuretic and tonic.