Botanical Name: Cissempelus pareira
Common Name: Velvet leaf, Pahadmool
Part Used: Root
Use in Ayurved: Patha contains well known alkaloid berberine which has antifungal and antimicrobial effect. It is also used to treat irritable bowel syndrome. Patha is an antiseptic against inflammation and can be put on wounds in order to heal sores. It is very effective medicine for piles & fever.