Botanical Name: Bergenia ligulata
Common Name: Winter Bagonia
Part Used: Root
Use in Ayurved: Pashanbheda is used in treatment of kidney and bladder stones. The name Pashanbheda means that which breaks or destroys stones. The anti urolithic effect of Berginia ligulata is possibily through crystal inhibition, diuretic and anti- oxidant properties. It possesses hepato-protective activity.