Action ► Sedative, carminative, anti-inflammatory (used for the treatment of nervous system, digestive system; rheumatism, fever).
The root alkaloids contain bishati-sine, bishaconitine, falconitine and mithaconitine. Treatment with cow's milk reduces cardiotoxic effect of the root.
cardiac depression. Topically, aconi-tine has analgesic, anti-inflammatory and anaesthetic activity.
Aconitum ferox Wall. ex Ser.
Family ► Ranunculaceae.
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