April 23, 2021

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health benefits of Vajradanti - Barleria prionitis

Amazing health benefits of Vajradanti – Barleria prionitis

Authentic information about vajradanti – Barleria prionitis

  • Botanical name: Barleria prionitis
  • Sanskrit name: Kurantaka, Koranda, Kerandaka, Sahachara, Sahacharah, Saireyaka, Ananta, Bana, Pitapushpaka, Pitasaireyaka, Pura, Udyanapaki, Vira
  • Common name: Vajradanti, Katsareya (Hindi)
  • Family: Acanthaceae
  • Native region and geographical distribution: South-East Asia, parts of China and Africa
    Parts used: Leaf, root, bark, flower
  • Properties: Said to pacify Kapha and Vata “doshas”. vajar which means diamond and danti which roughly translates to teeth. It literally means a herb that makes the teeth as strong as diamonds.
  • Assamese: Shinti
  • Bengali: Kantajati
  • Gujrati: Kanta-Saerio, Kantasalio, Kanta Shelio
  • Hindi: Sahachara
  • Kannada: Sahachara, Mullu gorate, Mullu gorante, Haladi gorate
  • Kutch: Vajra daul
  • Malayalam: Kirimkurunji, Karim Kurunni, Chemmulli, Shemmulli, Manjakanakambaram
  • Marathi: Koranta, Koranti, Piwala Koranta, Koreta
  • Oriya: Dasakeranda
  • Punjabi: Sahacar
  • Siddha: Chemmulli
  • Tamil: Sammulli, Shemmuli, Varamuli
  • Telugu: Mulu Gorinta Chettu, Muligoranta
  • Unani: Katsaraiya, Piyabaasa
  • Urdu: Pila Bansa, Piya Bansa
  • English: Barleria, Barleria cristata
  • German: Stachelschweinblume
  • Myanmar: Leik – Su – Shwe
  • Philippines: Kukong Manok
  • Spain:  Espinosa Amarilla
  • Sweden: Orange Kantax

amazing Health Benefits of Vajradanti – Barleria prionitis


Best Oral Health Benefits of Vajradanti

Barleria prionitis has several oral health benefits. Vajradanti (diamond-shaped teeth) suggests. Tooth paste made by this flower is used to strengthen teeth.

  • Anticatarrhal:  Remove excess mucus from the body.
  • Antidontalgic: Gives relief in toothache.
  • Anti-inflammatory: Reducing inflammation by acting on body mechanisms.
  • Antirheumatic: Alleviating or preventing rheumatism.
  • Antiseptic: Capable of preventing infection by inhibiting the growth of infectious agents.
  • Appetizer: Improves appetite.
  • Astringents: Constrict tissues; styptic.
  • Cholagogue: Promotes the discharge of bile from the system, purging it downward.
  • Diaphoretic: Promote sweating.
  • Diuretic: Promoting excretion of urine/agent that increases the amount of urine excreted.
  • Emollient: Soothing and softening effect on the skin or an irritated internal surface.
  • Expectorant: Promotes the secretion of sputum by the air passages, used to treat coughs.
  • Thermogenic: Heating
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