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Ingredient Name : Onosma echioides Linn.

Arabic Name : Shanjar, Khas al-himaar

Bengali Name : Ratanjot

English Name : Alkanet, Dyer’s Bugloss, Spanish Bugloss

French Name : Buglosse azurée

German Name : Natternkopf-Lotwurz

Hindi Name : Ratanjot, Laljari

Kashmiri Name : Yatilung, Yarilung

Latin name : Onosma echioides Linn.

Persian Name : Shankaru

Punjabi Name : Laljari, Koame, Maharanga, Ratanjot

Sanskrit Name : Maharanga, Dhamani

Urdu Name : Ratanjot

Recommended Dosage: 3 to 5 g powder of dried root.

Contraindication: This herb has no known warnings or contraindications when used externally.


The root is considered to be anthelmintic, antipyretic, antiseptic and constipative and is usually used externally for colour and hair loss. Also useful as an application in wounds and bruises.