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The scientific name of Indian Nightshade: Solanum anguivi Lam.
Name of Indian Nightshade in different languages:
English: Poison Berry, African Eggplant, and Bush Tomato.
Sanskrit: Brihati, Kantakari
Hindi: Badi Kateri, Vanabhanta
Malayalam: Cheruchunda-ചെറുചുണ്ട, Putharichunda പുത്തരിച്ചുണ്ട
Plant description of Indian Nightshade:
Indian Nightshade is a medicinal shrub growing up to 4 feet high, branched and stem are dull white or pale green, armed thorny plant, in the bottom part of the leaves also bearing thorns, flowers are white to pale blue, in clusters ant the branch end fruits or berries are green, in clusters, became orange when ripe.
Useful plant parts:
Root, Fruit, leaf, whole plant
To treat throat and respiratory tract diseases.
Solanine, Carotene, Carpesterol, Diosogenin, B- Sitosterol,
How to prepare medicines:
Juice of this plant is used to treat ringworm, gout and earache, when mixed with vinegar can be used for gargle and mouthwash. A decoction of root is prescribed Ayurveda medicine as a tonic and also used in difficult delivery.It is one of Dashamoola (Ten roots)