Latin: Terminalia arjuna W. & A., Pentaptera glabra; P. angustifolia
English : Arjuna
Part Used: Bark Energetics: Astrin- gent-cold-pungent VPK= V+ arrhyth- mia
Tissues: Reproductive, plasma, blood Systems: Digestive, circulatory, reproductive Action: Cardiac stimulant, rejuvenative, astringent, hemostatic, alterative
Uses: Best herb for heart disease (prevents and helps in the recovery of), angina, heals heart tis- sue scars after surgery, bile, edema, fractures, con- tusions, broken bones, diarrhea, malabsorption, venereal disease, heals tissues. Externally —ulcers, acne, skin disorders.
Spiritual Uses: May help the spiritual heart
Preparation: Decoction, herbal wine, powder (1/
Precaution: May aggravate arrhythmia