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Specifications :

Product Name

Helicteres isora

Botanical Name

Helicteres Isora L.

Quality / Grade

Machine cleaned


20kg, 25Kg PP Bag

Shelf Life

12 months when stored under the correct conditions



Description :

    Marodphali Botanical name Helicteres isora or EastIndian screw tree is a subdeciduous shrub or small tree with grey coloured bark. East Indian Screw Plant is used as medicine since ancient time in organized Ayurveda Unani Siddha and unorganized folk native tribal form. In these systems Marodphali is described as a medicinal plant which is used in several diseases. In Sanskrit it is called Avartani and Mrigashinga which literally means deers horn.

Benefits :

  • Helicteres isora is used as a folk medicine to support relief from snake bite diarrhea and constipation of new born baby.
  • The roots and stem barks are expectorant, demulcent, astringent, constipating, lactifuge and antiglactagogue.
  • They are useful in ophthalmic, flatulence, wounds, ulcers, hemorrhages and diabetes.
  • Fried pods are given to children to kill intestinal worms.

Uses :

  • Use for treatment of a wide variety of conditions, including gastrointestinal disorders, diabetes, cancer, and infections.
  • The powdered seeds are used to cure ulcers in ears, dysentery and stomachache.
  • Fried pods are given to children to kill intestinal worms.
  • The fruits are twisted, hence they are useful in twitching pain in the abdomen.

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