Botanical Name: Crataeva nurvala
Common Name: Three-leaved Caper
Part Used: Root
Use in Ayurved: Varuna is useful in urinary tract infection and urolithiasis. It also reduces the renal colic. Kaempferol present in Varuna is responsible for diuretic activity. It exhibits actions like carminative, laxative, thermogenic, diuretic, lithontriptic, expectorant and demulcent. It is used to increase appetite, stimulating digestion and reduces abdominal pain.