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Database of Ayurvedic Properties of Medicinal Plants Sorted by Latin Name A

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Abies webbiana

Abrus precatorius

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   guJjA

Sanskrit Synonyms

   raktika, kakananti

Rasa

   tikta kaSAya [ShP]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa tIkSNa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

   -

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Pandey, 1990; Dash, 1991(105); Sharma, 1992; Mabberley, 1993


Abutilon indicum

Species: Abutilon indicum

Author

   (L.) Sw.

Family

   Malvaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   atibalA

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura [ShP]

Guna

   laghu snigdha picchila [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(736); Singh, 1972


Acacia arabica

Author

   Willd.

Family

   Leguminosae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   babbUla

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   kaSAya [ShP]

Guna

   guru rUkSa [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

   constipative [Da]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991(247); Sharma, 1992(474)


Acacia catechu

Author

   (L.f.) Willd.

Family

   Leguminosae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   khadira

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   kaSAya (cortex) [HMGI] tikta kaSAya [ShP]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP][Da]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

   kustadna [ShP], for teeth [Da]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991(246); Sharma, 1992(159); Singh, 1972; Mabberley, 1993


Acacia farnesiana

Author

   (L.) Willd.

Family

   Leguminosae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   arimeda

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   kaSAya [Da]

Guna

Virya

   uSNa [Da]

Vipaka

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991(247); Sharma, 1992; (160); Mabberley, 1993


Acacia leucophloea

Author

   Willd.

Family

   Leguminosae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   arimeda

Sanskrit Synonyms

   ahimar

Rasa

Guna

Virya

Vipaka

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Singh, 1972; Ambasta, 1986


Acanthus ilicifolius

Author

   L.

Family

   Acanthaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   Artagala

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   kaSAya [Da]

Guna

Virya

   zIta [Da]

Vipaka

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Dash, 1991(240); Ambasta, 1986


Achyranthes aspera

Author

   L.

Family

   Amaranthaceae

Synonym

Part Used

   radix, pancanga

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   apAmArga

Sanskrit Synonyms

   ciracitA

Rasa

   kaTu tikta [ShP][ShT]

Guna

   tIkSNa [Da][ShP][ShT] laghu rUkSa [ShP][ShT]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP][ShT]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP][ShT]

Prabhava

   sirovirecakopaga [ShT]

Karma

   dIpana [Da]

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Dash, 1991(35); Sharma, 1992(542); Singh, 1972; Sharma,T (?); Mabberley, 1993


Aconitum ferox

Author

   Wall. ex Ser.

Family

   Ranunculaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   vatsanAbha

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura [ShP]

Guna

   rUkSa tIkSNa laghu vyavayi vikasi [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(106); Mabberley, 1993


Aconitum heterophyllum

Author

   Wall. ex Royle

Family

   Ranunculaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   ativiSA

Sanskrit Synonyms

   ghunapriya, ghunavallabha, ghunesta, prativisa, visa, visakhya

Rasa

   tikta [Da][ShP][ShT] kaTu [ShP][ShT]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa [ShP][ShT]

Virya

   uSNa [Da][ShP] zIta [ShT]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP] madhura [ShT]

Prabhava

   visaghna [ShT]

Karma

   pAcana [Da]

Vata

Pitta

   -

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991(86); Sharma, 1992(355); Singh, 1972; Sharma,T (?); Ambasta, 1986

Species

   Acorus calamus

Author

   L.

Family

   Araceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   vacA

Sanskrit Synonyms

   ugragandha, sadgrantha, golomi, bhadra, bacha

Rasa

   kaTu tikta [Pa][ShP][Da]

Guna

   laghu tIkSNa [Pa][ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [Pa][ShP][Da]

Vipaka

   kaTu [Pa][ShP]

Prabhava

   medhya [Pa][ShP], promotes voice and agni [Da]

Karma

Vata

   -

Pitta

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Pandey, 1990; Dash, 1991(148); Sharma, 1992(28); Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Adiantum caudatum *

Author

   L.

Family

   Adianthaceae

Synonym

   A. incisum Forsk.

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   mayUrazikhA

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

Guna

Virya

Vipaka

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

   -

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991(116); Sharma, 1992(485); Ambasta, 1986

Species

   Adiantum incisum

Author

   Forsk.

Family

   Adianthaceae

Synonym

   A. caudatum L.

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   mayUrazikhA

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   tikta kaSAya madhura [ShP]

Guna

   laghu [Da][ShP] rUkSa [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Dash, 1991(116); Sharma, 1992(485); Ambasta, 1986

Species

   Adiantum lunulatum *

Author

   Burm.

Family

   Adianthaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   haMsapadI

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

Guna

Virya

Vipaka

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Dash, 1991(91); Sharma, 1992(307); Ambasta, 1986

Species

   Adiantum philippense

Author

   L.

Family

   Adianthaceae

Synonym

   A. lunulatum Burm.

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   haMsapadI

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   kaSAya [ShP]

Guna

   guru [Da][ShP]

Virya

   zIta [Da][ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

   ropani [Da]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Dash, 1991(91); Sharma, 1992(307); Ambasta, 1986

Species

   Adina cordifolia

Author

   Benth. & Hook.f.

Family

   Rubiaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   haridru

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   tikta [ShP]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(694)

Species

   Aegle marmelos

Author

   (L.) Corr. Serr.

Family

   Rutaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   bilva

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   kaSAya tikta [ShP] unripe: kaSAya kaTu tikta; ripe: madhura [Da]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

   -

Pitta

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Singh, 1972; Sharma, 1992(455); Dash, 1991(14); Ambasta, 1986; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Aerva lanata

Author

   Juss. ex Schult.

Family

   Amaranthaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   gorakSagaJjA

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   tikta kaSAya [ShP]

Guna

   laghu tIkSNa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

   asmaribhedana [ShP]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(658); Ambasta, 1986

Species

   Agaricus campestris

Author

   L.

Family

   Agaricaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   chatraka

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura [ShP]

Guna

   laghu snigdha picchila [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(815)

Species

   Aglaia roxburghiana (var. beddomei) *

Author

   (W. & A.) Miq.

Family

   Meliaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   priyaGgu

Sanskrit Synonyms

   phalini, kanta, mahilahvya, syama

Rasa

   tikta, kaSAya

Guna

   laghu, rUkSa

Virya

   zIta

Vipaka

   madhura

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Pandey, 1990

Species

   Ailanthus excelsa

Author

   Roxb.

Family

   Simaroubaceae

Synonym

Part Used

   cortex radix, folium

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   aralu

Sanskrit Synonyms

   syonAka [ShT]

Rasa

   tikta [ShP][ShT] kaSAya [JFD][ShP] kaTu [ShT]

Guna

   rUkSa [ShP][ShT] laghu [ShT]

Virya

   zIta [ShP] uSNa [ShT]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP][ShT]

Prabhava

   sangrahaka [ShT]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(466); Sharma,T (?)

Species

   Alangium lamarckii *

Author

   Thw.

Family

   Alangiaceae

Synonym

Part Used

   cortex radix, semen

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   aGkollaka

Sanskrit Synonyms

   ankota, ankola

Rasa

   kaTu kaSAya [Da][ShT] tikta [ShT] phala: madhura [Da]

Guna

   snigdha tIkSNa [Da][ShT] laghu [Da] sara [ShT] guru (bija)[Da]

Virya

   uSNa [Da][ShT]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShT]

Prabhava

   visaghna [ShT]

Karma

Vata

   -

Pitta

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991(44); Sharma,T (?); Ambasta, 1986

Species

   Alangium salviifolium

Author

   (L.f.) Wang.

Family

   Alangiaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   aGkola

Sanskrit Synonyms

   ankolla [Si] ankota, dIrghakIla, tAmraphala, guptasneha [ShP]

Rasa

   tikta kaTu kaSAya [ShP]

Guna

   laghu snigdha tIkSNa sara [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

   visaghna [ShP]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(779); Singh, 1972; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Albizzia lebbeck

Author

   (L.) Benth.

Family

   Leguminosae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   sirIsa

Sanskrit Synonyms

   bhandira, kapitan, mridapuspa

Rasa

   kaSAya tikta madhura [ShP]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa tIkSNa [ShP]

Virya

   isad uSNa [ShP] zIta [Da]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Pandey, 1990; Dash, 1991(240); Sharma, 1992(773); Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Albizzia procera

Author

   (Roxb.) Benth.

Family

   Leguminosae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   kinihI

Sanskrit Synonyms

   katabhI

Rasa

Guna

Virya

Vipaka

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Singh, 1972; Sharma, 1992(774)

Species

   Aleurites moluccana

Author

   (L.) Willd.

Family

   Euphorbiaceae

Synonym

Part Used

   fructus

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   akSota

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura [Da]

Guna

   guru [Da]

Virya

   uSNa [Da]

Vipaka

Prabhava

   laxative, balya [Da]

Karma

Vata

   -

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Dash, 1991(293); Ambasta, 1986; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Alhagi camelorum *

Author

   Fisch.

Family

   Leguminosae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   yavAsa

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura tikta kaSAya [ShP]

Guna

   guru snigdha [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(316); Ambasta, 1986

Species

   Alhagi pseudalhagi

Author

   (Bieb.) Desv.

Family

   Leguminosae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   yavAsa

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

Guna

Virya

Vipaka

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Dash, 1991(33); Ambasta, 1986; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Allium cepa

Author

   L.

Family

   Liliaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   palANDu

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura kaTu [ShP]

Guna

   guru tIkSNa snigdha [ShP]

Virya

   isat uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(69); Dash, 1991(352); Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Allium sativum

Author

   L.

Family

   Liliaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   lazuna

Sanskrit Synonyms

   rasona

Rasa

Guna

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(72); Dash, 1991(351); Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Alocasia indica

Author

   (Schott) G.Don f.

Family

   Araceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   mAnakanda

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura [ShP]

Guna

   guru snigdha [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(228); Dash, 1991(357); Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Aloe barbadensis *

Author

   Mill.

Family

   Liliaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   kumArI

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

Guna

Virya

   zIta [Da]

Vipaka

Prabhava

   bhedana

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991(122); Ambasta, 1986; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Aloe vera

Author

   (L.) Burm.f.

Family

   Liliaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   kumArI

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   kaTu [ShP]

Guna

   guru snigdha picchila [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   tikta [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(446); Ambasta, 1986; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Alpinia galanga

Author

   (L.) Willd.

Family

   Zingiberaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   malayavacA

Sanskrit Synonyms

   kulanjana, ugragandha, elaparni, sugandha

Rasa

   kaTu [ShP]

Guna

   laghu tIkSNa rUkSa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Pandey, 1990; Sharma, 1992(304); Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Alstonia scholaris

Author

   (L.) R.Br.

Family

   Apocynaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   saptaparNa

Sanskrit Synonyms

   visalatvak, sarada, devavrksa, madagandha

Rasa

   tikta kaSAya [ShP]

Guna

   laghu snigdha [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

   laxative [Da]

Karma

Vata

   -

Pitta

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Pandey, 1990; Dash, 1991(258); Sharma, 1992(702); Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Althaea officinalis

Author

   L.

Family

   Malvaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   khatmI

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura [ShP]

Guna

   snigdha picchila guru [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(273); Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Altingia excelsa

Author

   Noronha

Family

   Altingiaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   silhaka

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

Guna

   snigdha [Da]

Virya

   uSNa [Da]

Vipaka

Prabhava

   promotes sukra and kanti [Da]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Dash, 1991(166); Sharma, 1992(267); Ambasta, 1986; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Amaranthus spinosus

Author

   L.

Family

   Amaranthaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   tandulIya

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

Guna

Virya

Vipaka

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Singh, 1972; Dash, 1991(335); Ambasta, 1986

Species

   Ambroma augusta

Author

   (L.) L.f.

Family

   Sterculiaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   ulatakambala

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   kaTu tikta [ShP]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa tIkSNa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(610); Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Amomum subulatum

Author

   Roxb.

Family

   Zingiberaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   bRhadelA

Sanskrit Synonyms

   sthUlailA, bhadrailA, bahulA [ShP] triputA, putA, ... [Ojh]

Rasa

   kaTu tikta [ShP]

Guna

   tIkSNa laghu [Da] laghu rUkSa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [Da][ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

   rocana [Da]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

   -

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991(170); Sharma, 1992(729)

Species

   Amorphophallus campanulatus *

Author

   (Roxb.) Blume ex Decaisne

Family

   Araceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   sUraNa

Sanskrit Synonyms

   sita suranah, vana-suranah

Rasa

   kaTu kaSAya [ShP] madhura

Guna

   laghu rUkSa tIkSNa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

   arshogna [ShP]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(532); Dash, 1991(353); Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Amorphophallus paeoniifolius *

Author

   (Dennst.) Nicolson

Family

   Araceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   sUraNa

Sanskrit Synonyms

   sita suranah, vana-suranah

Rasa

   kaTu kaSAya [ShP] madhura

Guna

   laghu rUkSa tIkSNa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

   arshogna [ShP]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(532); Dash, 1991(353); Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Anacyclus pyrethrum

Author

   (L.) Lagasca

Family

   Compositae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   AkArakarabha

Sanskrit Synonyms

   akallaka [ShP]

Rasa

   kaTu [ShP]

Guna

   rUkSa tIkSNa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(578); Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Ananas comosus

Author

   (L.) Merr.

Family

   Bromeliaceae

Synonym

   Ananas sativus Scult.f.

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   anAnAsa

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura (paka-ripe) amla (kacca-unripe) [ShP]

Guna

   guru snigdha [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(646); Ambasta, 1986; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Ananas sativus *

Author

   Schult.f.

Family

   Bromeliaceae

Synonym

Part Used

   folium, fructus

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   anAnAsa

Sanskrit Synonyms

   anarasa

Rasa

   madhura [ShT]

Guna

   snigdha [ShT]

Virya

   zIta [ShT]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShT]

Prabhava

   balya [ShT]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma,T (?); Ambasta, 1986

Species

   Andrographis paniculata

Author

   (Burm.f.) Nees

Family

   Acanthaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   bhUnimba

Sanskrit Synonyms

   kalamegha

Rasa

   tikta [ShP]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(544); Dash, 1991(83); Ambasta, 1986; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Anethum sowa

Author

   Roxb. ex Fleming

Family

   Umbelliferae

Synonym

   Peucedanum graveolens L.

Part Used

Substitute

   Foeniculum vulgare Mill.

Sanskrit Name

   zatapuSpA

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   kaTu [Da][ShP] tikta [ShP]

Guna

   laghu tIkSNa [ShP][Da] rUkSa [ShP] snigdha [Oj]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

   dIpana [Da]

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(403); Dash, 1991; Singh, 1972; Vaidya, 1982; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Angelica glauca

Author

   Edgew.

Family

   Umbelliferae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   coraka

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   kaTu tikta [ShP]

Guna

   laghu tIkSNa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992(34); Singh, 1972

Species

   Angelica officinalis

Author

   Hoofm.

Family

   Umbelliferae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   canda

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura tikta kaTu [Pa]

Guna

   laghu tIkSNa [Pa]

Virya

   zIta [Pa]

Vipaka

   kaTu [Pa]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Pandey, 1990; HMGII; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Anisomeles malabarica

Author

   R. Br.

Family

   Labiatae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   spRkkA

Sanskrit Synonyms

   asraga, devi, lata, laghu, vadhu

Rasa

   tikta

Guna

   laghu

Virya

   zIta

Vipaka

   kaTu

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Pandey, 1990

Species

   Anogeissus latifolia

Author

   (DC) Wall. ex Guillemin & Perrottet

Family

   Combretaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   dhava

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   kaSAya [ShP]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [Da][ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

   -

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991(250); Sharma, 1992(675); Ambasta, 1986; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Anthocephalus cadamba

Author

   Miq.

Family

   Rubiaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   kadamba

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

Guna

Virya

   zIta [Da]

Vipaka

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

   -

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991(239); Ambasta, 1986

Species

   Anthocephalus indicus

Author

   A. Rich.

Family

   Rubiaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   kadamba

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

Guna

Virya

Vipaka

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Singh, 1972; Hooker, 1990

Species

   Anthocephalus indicus

Author

   Miq.

Family

   Rubiaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   kadamba

Sanskrit Synonyms

   nIpa, priyaka, vrttapuspa, halipriya [ShP]

Rasa

   tikta kaSAya [ShP]

Guna

   rUkSa [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

   vedanasthapana [ShP]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992

Species

   Apium graveolens

Author

   L.

Family

   Umbelliferae

Synonym

Part Used

   semen, (fructus), radix

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   ajamoda

Sanskrit Synonyms

   ajamodA, agni, agnika (?), dipyak, dipyaka

Rasa

   kaTu tikta [Un]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa tIkSNa [Un]

Virya

   uSNa [Un]

Vipaka

   kaTu [Un]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Singh, 1972; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Aquilaria agallocha *

Author

   Roxb.

Family

   Thymelaeaceae

Synonym

   A. malaccensis Lam.

Part Used

   kasta, taila

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   aguru

Sanskrit Synonyms

   krsnaguru

Rasa

   kaTu tikta [ShP][ShT]

Guna

   laghu [Da][ShP][ShT] rUkSa tIkSNa [ShP][ShT]

Virya

   uSNa [Da][ShP][ShT]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP][ShT]

Prabhava

   vadanasthapana [ShT]

Karma

Vata

   -

Pitta

   +

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991; Sharma, 1992; Sharma,T (?); Singh, 1972; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Aquilaria malaccensis

Author

   Lam.

Family

   Thymelaeaceae

Synonym

   A. agallocha Roxb.

Part Used

   kasta, taila

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   aguru

Sanskrit Synonyms

   krsnaguru

Rasa

   kaTu tikta [ShP][ShT]

Guna

   laghu [Da][ShP][ShT] rUkSa tIkSNa [ShP][ShT]

Virya

   uSNa [Da][ShP][ShT]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP][ShT]

Prabhava

   vadanasthapana [ShT]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Dash, 1991; Sharma, 1992; Sharma,T (?); Singh, 1972; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Areca catechu

Author

   L.

Family

   Palmae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   pUga

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   kaSAya madhura [ShP]

Guna

   guru rUkSa [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992; Ambasta, 1986; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Argemone mexicana

Author

   L.

Family

   Papaveraceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   svarNakSIrI

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   tikta [IMPI][ShP] kaTu [IMPI]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa [ShP]

Virya

   katu [ShP]

Vipaka

   sita [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   IMPI; Sharma, 1992; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Argyreia nervosa

Author

   (Burm.f.) Bojer

Family

   Convolvulaceae

Synonym

   A. speciosa Sweet.

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   vRddadAru

Sanskrit Synonyms

   vrddadAruka [ShP]

Rasa

   kaSAya tikta [Da][ShP] kaTu [ShP]

Guna

   laghu snigdha [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

   vrsya rasayana[Da]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Dash, 1991; Sharma, 1992; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Argyreia speciosa *

Author

   Sweet.

Family

   Convolvulaceae

Synonym

   A. nervosa (Burm.f.) Bojer

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   vRddadAru

Sanskrit Synonyms

   vrddadAruka [ShP]

Rasa

   kaSAya tikta [Da][ShP] kaTu [ShP]

Guna

   laghu snigdha [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

   vrsya rasayana[Da]

Karma

Vata

   -

Pitta

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991; Sharma, 1992; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Aristolochia bracteata

Author

   Retz.

Family

   Aristolochiaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   kITamArI

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   tikta [ShP]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa tIkSNa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992

Species

   Aristolochia indica

Author

   L.

Family

   Aristolochiaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   IzvarI

Sanskrit Synonyms

   nakuli

Rasa

   tikta kaTu [ShP][Da] kaSAya [ShP]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa [ShP] vizada [Da]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Dash, 1991; Sharma, 1992

Species

   Artemisia absinthium

Author

   L.

Family

   Compositae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   aphasantIna

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   tikta [ShP]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa tIkSNa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

   krmighna [ShP]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Artemisia maritima

Author

   L.

Family

   Compositae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   cauhAra

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   tikta kaTu [ShP]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa tIkSNa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

   krmighna [ShP]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Artemisia vulgaris

Author

   L.

Family

   Compositae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   damanaka

Sanskrit Synonyms

   nagadamani

Rasa

   tikta kaSAya [ShP]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa tIkSNa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Dash, 1991; Sharma, 1992; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Artocarpus heterophyllus

Author

   Lam.

Family

   Moraceae

Synonym

   Artocarpus integra (Thunb.) Merrill.

Part Used

   fructus

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   panasa

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   kaSAya (unripe) [Da]

Guna

   snigdha (ripe) laghu (unripe) [Da]

Virya

   zIta [Da]

Vipaka

Prabhava

   balya, sukrala [Da]

Karma

Vata

   +

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Dash, 1991; Ambasta, 1986; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Artocarpus integra *

Author

   (Thunb.) Merrill.

Family

   Moraceae

Synonym

   Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   panasa

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura kaSAya [ShP]

Guna

   guru snigdha [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992; Ambasta, 1986

Species

   Artocarpus lacucha

Author

   Roxb. ex Buch.-Ham.

Family

   Moraceae

Synonym

Part Used

   fructus

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   lakuca

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura amla kaSAya [ShP][Da]

Guna

   guru [Da][ShP] rUkSa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP][Da]

Vipaka

   amla [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992; Dash, 1991; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Arundo donax

Author

   L.

Family

   Graminae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   nala

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura kaSAya tikta [ShP]

Guna

   laghu snigdha [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Asparagus adscendens

Author

   Roxb.

Family

   Liliaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   muzalI *

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura [ShP]

Guna

   guru snigdha [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992

Species

   Asparagus racemosus

Author

   Willd.

Family

   Liliaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   zatAvarI

Sanskrit Synonyms

   satamuli, satavirya, bahusuta, atirasa

Rasa

   madhura tikta [ShP]

Guna

   guru snigdha [ShP]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Pandey, 1990; Sharma, 1992

Species

   Asparagus sarmentosus

Author

   L.

Family

   Liliaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   mahAzatAvarI

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

Guna

   radix: laghu [Da]

Virya

   zIta [Da]

Vipaka

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

   -

Pitta

   -

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991; Ambasta, 1986

Species

   Asteracantha longifolia *

Author

   Nees

Family

   Acanthaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   kokilAkSa

Sanskrit Synonyms

   iksura

Rasa

   madhura [ShP]

Guna

   guru snigdha picchila [ShP] guru [Da]

Virya

   zIta [ShP]

Vipaka

   madhura [ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

   -

Pitta

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991; Sharma, 1992; Singh, 1972

Species

   Atropa belladonna

Author

   L.

Family

   Solanaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   sUcI

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   tikta kaTu [ShP]

Guna

   laghu rUkSa [ShP]

Virya

   uSNa [ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [ShP]

Prabhava

   madaka [ShP]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

Reference

   Sharma, 1992; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Averrhoea carambola

Author

   L.

Family

   Oxalidaceae

Synonym

Part Used

   fructus

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   karmaranga

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   madhura amla [Da]

Guna

Virya

   zIta [Da]

Vipaka

Prabhava

   constipative [Da]

Karma

Vata

Pitta

   -

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991; Ambasta, 1986; Mabberley, 1993

Species

   Avicennia officinalis

Author

   L.

Family

   Verbenaceae

Synonym

Part Used

   fructus

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   tumbara vRkSa

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

Guna

Virya

   uSNa [Da]

Vipaka

   kaTu [Da]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991; Ambasta, 1986

Species

   Azadirachta indica

Author

   A.Juss.

Family

   Meliaceae

Synonym

Part Used

Substitute

Sanskrit Name

   nimba

Sanskrit Synonyms

Rasa

   tikta kaSAya [ShP]

Guna

   laghu [Da][ShP]

Virya

   zIta [Da][ShP]

Vipaka

   kaTu [Da][ShP]

Prabhava

Karma

Vata

Pitta

   -

Kapha

   -

Reference

   Dash, 1991; Sharma, 1992; Mabberley, 1993

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