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Scientific name of Common Fumitory: Fumaria officinalis
Synonyms: Fumaria parviflora Lam., Fumaria officinalis, Oldenlandia corymbosa, Polycarpaea corymbosa.
Name in different languages:-
English: Indian Fumitory, fine-leaved fumitory, and Indian fumitory
Hindi: Pitta Papada, Pitpapra, Dham Gajara
Sanscrit: Sutiktaka, Varatikata, Parpataka
It is commonly found as weeds, throughout India, slender annual herb, much-branched, flowers are clusters of tiny pale-pinkish to whitish, 5 to 6 mm long. Sepals minute. Upper petal has short, somewhat down-curved sac-like spur, stalks are erect, Leaves are narrowly pointed segments, about 1 mm broad. Stems are glaucous, leafy, up to 30 cm long. Fruit is globose, about 2 mm. Flowering is April-May.
Useful plant parts:
To treat fever, high Pitta conditions, cardiac disorders, abdominal spasmodic pain, skin disorders, eye disorders.
Furmaramine, Fumaramidine, Fumaridine, Adlumidiciceine, adlumine,biscuculline, Parfumidine, parfumine, Parviflorine, Narceimine, Cochaurine, Coptisine, Cryptopine, Fumariline, Lahoramine, Lahorine.
How to prepare medicines:
It is used as an ingredient in the Ayurveda medicine like:-