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Botanical Name Schleichera oleosa
Family Sapindaceae
Origin Native to the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia
Description Schleichera oleosa is a medium-sized tree that grows up to 20 meters in height. It has a straight trunk and a spreading crown with dense foliage. The leaves are pinnate with 5-9 leaflets, and the flowers are small and greenish-yellow in color. The fruit is a drupe with a fleshy outer layer and a hard inner shell containing the seed.
Parts Used The bark, leaves, and seeds of Schleichera oleosa are used in Ayurvedic medicine.
Dose The recommended dose of Schleichera oleosa depends on various factors such as age, health, and medical condition. Therefore, it is best to consult with a healthcare professional or an Ayurvedic practitioner for the correct dosage.