Roots and fruits are
cooling, demulcent, tonic and aphrodisiac, promotes strength and
digestive power. It is used as diuretic anthelmenthic and expectorant.
It cures cough, rheumatism, diabetes, piles, dropsy, burning
sensation, impotence and heart diseases.
cooling, aphrodisiac and the dried fruits are used in cases of
spermatorrhoea, phosphaturia, diseases of genito-urinary tract such as
dysuria, gonorrhoea, chronic cystitis, calculous affections, urinary
disorders, incontinence of urine, gout and impotence also in uterine
disorders after parturition. The seeds are strengthening and the ash
of plant is good for external application in rheumarthritis.
Ksheerpaka of 5 gm
powder of Gokshura, should be given in the patient of dysurea.
5 gm. Powder of
Gokshura with honey along with the vehicle of goat’s milk is so
beneficial in calculus.
Its powder in the
dose of 5 gm. Daily is so beneficial in various urinary disorders.
In oligourea, its
decoction in the dose of 20 ml along with 500 mg Yavakshar should be