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Scientific name of Henbane: Hyocyamus niger
Name of Henbane in different languages:-
English: stinking nightshade, Devils Eyes
Sanskrit: Kunturushka, Parseek yawani
Hindi: Khurasani ajwain
Tamil: Kurasani Yomam
Malayalam: Kusharani- കുശറാണി
Henbane is a deadly poisonous plant, belongs to Solanaceae family, found all over the world, it is a biennial herb grows up to 1 meter tall, leaves are arranged alternately, with irregular lobs, and covered with a hair, the flowers are big, veined, yellow and large. The whole plant has an unpleasant smell, sometime cause to nausea.
Useful plant parts: Leaves, Flower, Seed
Medicinal uses: To treat mental disorders, relieve rheumatic pains.,local pains of gout or neuralgia.
Chemical contents: scopolamine, atropine, and alkaloid-Hyoscyamine