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Preventive medicine for Chikungunya - Withania root

Scientific name: Withania root
Sanskrit name: Aswagandha
English name: Withania root

Tuber of amukkuram, after cleaning in boiled milk seven times may be dried and powdered. The powder thus obtained, mixed with boiled and moderately cooled water is a good preventive medicine for Chikungunya. Those who have been affected with the disease are also benefited by the drugs’ anti-inflammatory property.

For more details on folk medicine:-
Annamma Devasia, Kayyunnapara, Valillappuzha P.O., Malappuram Dist. Ph: +91 99475 78632

Currently Annamma Devasia is working in:-
Highlife Hospital, Karassery Junction, Mukkam P.O., Kozhikode - 673602