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Ingredient Name : Aconitum heterophyllum Wall.

Arabic Name : Jidwaar, Zidwaar, Zadwaar, Atees

Bengali Name : Ataicha

Chinese Name : Yi zi hao, Wu tou

English Name : Indian Atees, Crowfoot, Atis Root

German Name : Eisenhut

Gujarati Name : Atavasa, Ativishni Kali, Ativikhani Kali

Hindi Name : Atis, Ateicha, Atvika, Bakhma

Kannada Name : Ativisha, Ativitayam

Kashmiri Name : Patrees

Latin name : Aconitum heterophyllum Wall.

Marathi Name : Ativisha, Visha

Persian Name : Vaje Turki

Punjabi Name : Atis, Atees, Bonga

Sanskrit Name : Ativisha, Sitashringi, Bhangura, Pankura, Upavishaaka, Prativisha, Visha

Urdu Name : Atees, Atis


This species does not contain the toxic alkaloid Aconitine and so it is said to be non-poisonous. Tuberous root is acrid, analgesic, antiinflammatory, antiperiodic, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, astringent, bitter, carminative, cholagogue, digestive, expectorant, febrifuge, stomachic, thermogenic and tonic. It is valuable for combating debility and after fevers it is an excellent tonic. Useful in malarial fevers. Also useful in diarrhoea, dysentery, haemorrhoids, liver disorders and vomiting. It is also very helpful in cough and dyspepsia. It possesses potent immunostimulant properties. It is also prescribed in deranged metabolic conditions and internal tumours.

Recommended Dosage: 15 mg to 30 mg powder of root.

Contraindication: Overuse (many times the recommended dosage) should be avoided, as it may cause serious problems.