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Botanical Name Raphanus sativus
Family Brassicaceae
Origin Southeast Asia
Description Mulak, also known as radish, is a vegetable plant that belongs to the Brassicaceae family. It is an annual or biennial herb with a fleshy root and leaves. The root varies in shape and size depending on the cultivar, but it is generally spherical or oblong with a white or pinkish flesh. The leaves are pinnate and slightly hairy.
Parts Used The root and leaves of mulak are used in Ayurveda for their medicinal properties.
Dose The dose of mulak may vary depending on the preparation and the condition being treated. It is important to consult with a qualified Ayurvedic practitioner before using mulak for medicinal purposes.