Cayratia pedata is a climbing plant, the stems climbing into the surrounding vegetation and attaching themselves by means of tendrils. The plant is harvested from the wild for local medicinal use. It is often sold in local markets in Sri Lanka.
Arthritis, Coughs, Bronchitis, Asthma, Joint pain.
[[:Category:Herbs with used in medicine|]], stem, leaves, Root.
Reference: Dravya - Substance, Rasa - Taste, Guna - Qualities, Veerya - Potency, Vipaka - Post-digesion effect, Karma - Pharmacological activity, Prabhava - Therepeutics.
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List of Ayurvedic medicine in which the herb is used
Where to get the saplings
Mode of Propagation
How to plant/cultivate
Commonly seen growing in areas
Shrubberies, Hedges and waste places, Forests, Shrublands, Rocky areas.