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Embelia ribes Burm.f - Vidhanga
Vidhanga consists of dried mature fruits of Embelia ribes Burm. f. (Fam.Myrsinaceae), large scandent shrub with long slender, flexible branches, distributed throughout hilly parts of India upto 1600 m,
|Hindi||Vayavidanga, Bhabhiranga, Baberang|
|Gujarathi||Vavding, Vavading, Vayavadang|
|Sanskrit||Jantughna, Vella, Krimoghna, krimihara|
Benzoquinones, alkaloid (Christembine), tannin and essential oil
Reference: Dravya - Substance, Rasa - Taste, Guna - Qualities, Veerya - Potency, Vipaka - Post-digesion effect, Karma - Pharmacological activity, Prabhava - Therepeutics.
Laghu, Ruksha, Tikshna
Anulomana, Deepana, Kriminashana, Vatakaphapaha
- THE AYURVEDIC PHARMACOPOEIA OF INDIA, PART-I, VOLUME-1, page no 146.