Medicinal Properties Of Atasi
Atasi, Neelpuspi, Khuma, Tisi, Alsi, Mashina, Jabsu, Alisilidirai, Kattan, Jagira, Linseed, Klax.
· Guru, Snigdha, Piccila
· Madhur, Tikta
Ø Vata Shamak
Ø Pitta Bardhak
Ø Kapha bardhak
Ø Seeds, Oil, Flowers are used as medicine.
Ø Used as churna (3-6 grm daily), Oil (5-10 ml)
Ø It grows up from 2-4 feet.
Ø It having a life span of one year.
Ø Flower and fruits comes in the winter.
Ø Often used for gardening.
Ø Gangetic and Peninsular are the two types of Linseed.
Ø Seeds contain 35-45% oil.
Ø Linamarine is a poisonous alkaloid found in the roots, flowers, and leaves.
Ø The plant is a source of many vital minerals.
Medicinal Properties & Uses
Ø It is very much useful in the treatment of Vata Rogas.
Ø It is very much useful in the treatment of Pain Managements.
Ø It is very much useful in the treatment of UTI.
Ø It is very much useful in the treatment of Heart diseases.
Ø It is a potent diuretic.
Ø It increases the sexual stimulation.
Ø It is useful; for the treatment of ulcers.
Ø It is very much useful in the treatment of lungs disorders.
Ø It is very much useful in the treatment of Parshasula.
Ø It is useful in general weakness.
Ø It is useful in dysentery.
Ø It is beneficial in chronic dysentery.
Ø It is useful in Piles
Ø It is useful in Cystitis.
Ø It is useful in anorexia.
Ø It is beneficial in cough.
Ø It is useful in breathing difficulty.
Ø Avoid during pregnancy
Ø However, it increases the libido but it decreases the production of sperm so the people suffering from oligospermia should avoid this.