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Picrorhiza Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

Repertory
 
General Name
Picrorhiza
 
English Name
Picrorhiza
 
Botanical Name
Picrorhiza Scrophulariiflora
 
Hindi Name
Katuka, Kuru,
 
Picrorhiza Cures
 
Most Effective
 
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Pain
 
Action of Picrorhiza
 
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Effective
 
Nutrients in Picrorhiza
 
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Origin
 
Grown In
 
Common Names
 
Taste of
Picrorhiza
Bitter, Acrid
 
Parts Used
Leaves, Bark, Dried Root, Rhizomes
 
Side Effects of Picrorhiza
It may cause Vomiting, Rash, Anorexia, Diarrhea, Itching.
Description
Picrorhiza is a plant.
It is perennial.
It grows in a tropical climate.
It grows up to 18 Cm.
Best used for Vitiligo.

In TCM :
Picrorhiza Rhizome : Hu Huang Lian
 
 

Materia Medica for Picrorhiza

Single Herb

Picrorhiza for Liver disorder
Take powder of Picrorhiza roots and Honey in equal quantity. Have twice a day
Picrorhiza for Indigestion
Take 5 gram Picrorhiza with lukewarm water. Have it two times a day.
Picrorhiza ( Kutki ) for Ascites
Take 100 gram Picrorhiza ( Kutki ). Boil in 2 glasses of water until it remains half. Have 2 tablespoons once a day.
Multiple Herbs

Herbal Combination for Fever 20
Take leaves of Chirreta , Picrorhiza and Adhatoda Vasica in equal quantity. Make its decoction. Drink 15 ml of it twice a day