Siddha Tamil Parangi chakkai

Action ► Tubers—used as alterative in venereal diseases, chronic skin diseases and rheumatic affections. Used as official sarsaparilla. (China of homoeopathic medicine is Peruvian bark, not Smilax china.)

Sarsaparilla (Smilax species) is used in Oriental as well as in Western herbal for its alterative, gentle circulatory stimulant and mild testosterone activity.

The root is known for its steroidal saponins. Pro-sapogenin-A of dioscin, dioscin, gracillin. Me-protogracillin, Me-protodioscin and its 22-hydroxy-analog; besides beta-sitosterol gluco-side, smilaxin, two furostan and one spirostane glycosides have been isolated from the root.

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    How to make parangi chaekkai?
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    How to propacated parangi chakkai plant?
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    What is parangi chakkai called in tamil and its uses?
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