Semecarpus Anacardium Extract
Marking Nut / Oriental Cashew
- Botanical Name : Semecarpus Anacardium
- Family Name : Anacardiaceae
- Common Name : Marking Nut, Oriental Cashew
- Part Used : Fruits
- Habitat : Throughout india, in semi-green & moist deciduous forests.
- Product offered : Fruits
The fruits are bitter, astringent, digestive, carminative, purgative, liver tonic, expectorant, stomachic, laxative, tonic & oleaginous. The fruit is useful in leucoderma, scaly skin, allergic, dermatitis, leprosy, cough, asthma, and dyspepsia.
Also act as insecticides, antiseptic, termite repellents and herbicide. It is extremely beneficial in the diseases like piles, colitis, diarrhea, dyspepsia, ascites, tumours and worms. The topical application of its oil on swollen joints and traumatic wounds effectively controls the pain.