|Disease Name ||Acute bronchitis, Diarrhoea, Fever, Diabetes, Cough, Piles|
|Uses||Fresh rhizome is applied to ringworm and other skin diseases. It is also taken in intestinal worms, high body temperature and as abortifacient, the paste is also applied in leucoderma, regulate bllod circulation.
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H.B. SINGH, R.S. SINGH, J.S. SANDHU (2003) Herbal medicine of Manipur;
Janmeda, B.S., Lokendra, S. and Vats, P. (2006) Folk claims on monocotyledonous plants in east sikkim.Journal of Non-Timber Forest Products. Pp 155-160;
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