Common Name : Sarpgandha
Botanical Name : RAUWOLFIA SERPENTINA
THERAPEUTIC POWERS: Its roots have been valued in India and Malayan peninsula as an antidote for the bites of poisonous reptiles and insects, since ancient times. It also helps in relieving fever.
This herb is considered to be effective in lowering blood pressure and fever. It also helps in stimulating uterine contractions at the time of delivery. This herb is very beneficial in relieving insanity. It is majorly sold in Bihar and UP and is commonly used by the practitioners of indigenous system of medicine. This herb has sedative properties, so it is very useful in relieving insomnia.