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Ativisha (Atis)

Botanical Name Aconitum heterophyllum
Family Ranunculaceae
Origin India
Description Ativisha is a perennial herb that grows up to a height of 2 to 3 feet. The leaves are large, deeply divided, and have toothed edges. The flowers are purple in color and arranged in panicles. The roots are thick, fleshy, and aromatic.
Parts Used The roots of Ativisha are used in Ayurvedic medicine.
Dose The recommended dose of Ativisha is 125 to 500 mg, twice a day.