Latin name : Crataeva nurvala, C. magna
Sanskrit/Indian name : Varuna
Urdu name : Barna
General information :
Three Leaved Caper is found throughout India, especially along the river banks. It possesses anti-inflammatory, diuretic, lithontriptic, demulcent and tonic properties.
Therapeutic constituents :
The bark of Three Leaved Caper contains ceryl alcohol, friedelin, lupeol, betulinic acid and diosgenin, which constitute the pharmacological properties of the herb.
Key therapeutic benefits :
- Three Leaved Caper is beneficial in the treatment of urinary tract infections, painful and burning urination, and urinary and kidney stones.