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Plumbago Zeylanica Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Plumbago Zeylanica
Glycemic Index / Load
Ceylon Lead Wort
Botanical Name
Plumbago Zeylanica
Hindi Name
Chinese Name
Bai Hua Dan

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Plumbago Zeylanica Cures

Highly Effective


Action of Plumbago Zeylanica

Nutrients in Plumbago Zeylanica

Taste of
Plumbago Zeylanica

Nature of
Plumbago Zeylanica


Parts Used

Whole Plant, Root, Root Bark, Seeds

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Plumbago Zeylanica

Avoid use during pregnancy.
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Plumbago Zeylanica is a climbing shrub.
It is a perennial.
It grows in tropical, subtropical regions.
It grows up to 2 M.
Best used for Cancer and Skin Diseases.

Ambiguity :
The herb should not be confused with Plumbago which means Graphite or Plumbum which means Lead.


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Materia Medica for Plumbago Zeylanica

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Plumbago Zeylanica for Skin

The powdered root can be put in the bathing water for skin problems.
Sprinkle the root powder on the affected part.

Plumbago Zeylanica for Diarrhea

Mix half tablespoon powdered root of Plumbago Zeylanica in One glass warm water. Take it, twice a day.

Plumbago Zeylanica for Piles

Dust the powdered Plumbago Zeylanica root on the affected area.

Plumbago Zeylanica for Scabies

Apply the milky juice of Plumbago Zeylanica on the affected area.

Plumbago Zeylanica for Skin diseases

Make a paste of Plumbago Zeylanica leaves. Apply over the affected area two times a day.

Plumbago Zeylanica for Scrofula

Crush leaves of Plumbago Zeylanica to make paste. Warm it with Castor oil. Apply the mixture on the affected areas.

Plumbago Zeylanica for Leprosy

Grind dried roots of Plumbago Zeylanica to make powder. Add some water in it to make paste. Apply it on the infectious skin.

Plumbago Zeylanica as Liver Tonic

Crush the dried plant of Plumbago Zeylanica to make powder. Take 2 g of it with lukewarm water twice a day.

Plumbago Zeylanica as an Antiinflammatory

Chew 2 leaves of Plumbago Zeylanica once a day. You may use it externally by applying leaves on inflamed areas.
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Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 1

Take equal quantities of Jequirity seeds and Plumbago Zeylanica roots.
Make a paste. Apply and bandage.

Herbal Treatment For Piles 14

Take 4 tablespoon of Yam powder and 2 tablespoon of Plumbago Zeylanica. Add half tablespoon of Blackpepper, Jaggery to taste. Mix well. Take this mixture two times a day.
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Iresha ratnaweera ( Srilanka )
28 Jan 2017
I have heard that plumbago zeylanica plant has an ability to cure diabetes. Is that true/
Venkat ( India /andhra )
03 Feb 2018
plz sir send details of plumbaga zeylanika .................medicinal uses and all
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