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Catalogue Number DBN 2848
Artefact DescriptionThe roots of Nardostachys jatamansi are used in Ayurvedic and Chinese systems of medicine to treat a variety of ailments and as an anti-snakebite venom.
Taxon CAPRIPOLIACEAE Nardostachys jatamansi
TDWG ContinentAsia-Tropical
TDWG Region Indian Subcontinent
TDWG Botanical CountryIndia
TDWG UseMedicine - Skin/Subcutaneous Cellular Tissue Disorders, Blood Sytem Disorders, Nervous System Disorders, Mental Disorders, Digestive System Disorders, Genitourinary System Disorders, Poisonings
SourceBotanical Department Saharanpur