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Botanical Name Holarrhena antidysenterica
Family Apocynaceae
Origin India
Description Indrayav is a small to medium-sized deciduous tree, reaching up to 10 meters in height. The bark is dark gray and smooth, and the leaves are simple, opposite, and ovate. The flowers are small and white, with a tubular shape. The fruit is a cylindrical capsule, which contains numerous seeds with a tuft of silky hairs.
Parts Used Bark, seeds, and leaves.
Dose The dose depends on the condition being treated and the formulation used. It is typically administered as a decoction or powder.