Botanical Name: Terminalia arjuna W. & A.
Sanskrit Name: Arjun
English Name:  
Family: combretaceae
Occurrence: Forest
Habit: Tree
Parts used:

Bark, Gum


Medicinal uses:
bark is tonic, astringent febrifuge and used in heart diseases as a cardiac tonic in bilious aggections for sores and as an antidite to poisons. Fruit is tonic and deobstrueat. Juice of fresh leaves is used for earache. Ashes of bark I sprescrived in scorpion sting.


Chemical constituents :

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Bark contains crystalliae compound Arjanine, a hactone, Arjanetin, essential oil tannin, reduciul sugenrs and colonius.