ABRUS PRECATORIUS (Jequirity Seed)
PART USED OF PLANT : SEEDS
It is a very poisonous drug; so always take it under medical supervision. Seed- coat of seed is deadly poisonous. Seeds are soaked in water for 10 hours and then boiled, after this seed-coats should be removed carefully and taken cotyledons along with milk in the treatment of sexual debility. Leaves are chewed in case of stoma titis. Tincture of Abrus precatorius is used in Homeophathy. There are three varieties of Abrus precatorius.