Athi vithai(Mucuna Pruriens)-200gram


Athi vithai:              


The fig is a tree of small dimensions, 10 to 30 ft (3-9 m) high, with numerous spreading branches and a trunk rarely more than 7 in (17.5 cm) in diameter. It contains copious milky latex.  Seeds may be large, medium, small or minute and range in number from 30 to 1,600 per fruit.


  • The plant has anticancer properties.
  • The fruit is mildly laxative, demulcent, digestive and pectoral
  • It is used as a steam bath for painful or swollen piles