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Ingredient Name : Wrightia tinctoria R. Br.

Bengali Name : Indrajav

Chinese Name : Tao tiao pi

English Name : Sweet lndarjao, Easter Tree, Ivory Tree

German Name : Färber-Oleander

Gujarati Name : Mitha Indarjava, Gode Indarjava

Hindi Name : Safed Kuda, Metha Kuda, Khinna, Kutaja

Kannada Name : Kiridosige, Kodamurki, Hale

Latin name : Wrightia tinctoria R. Br.

Marathi Name : Mitha Indarjava, Gode Indarjava

Persian Name : Zaban Kunjashk

Punjabi Name : Indarjao Mitha

Sanskrit Name : Svetakutaja, Strikutaja, Kutaj Beej

Urdu Name : Indarjao Shirin

Recommended Dosage: 1 to 3 g powder of dried seeds.

Contraindication: This herb has no known warnings or contraindications.


Seeds are considered aphrodisiac, astringent, carminative, febrifuge, sedative, stomachic and tonic. Useful in seminal and sexual debility.

Externally, it is effective in psoriasis and nonspecific dermatitis. The leaves are used in various skin disorders including herpes. It has astringent and antiinflammatory activities, used as an antibacterial in several skin disorders. It has antidandruff activity and is used in the treatment of various scalp and skin disorders.