Thetran Kottai 200gm


Thetran Kottai


Botanical Name: Strychnos potatorum

English Name: Clearing Nut

Tamil Name: Thetran Kottai

Hindi Name: Samaashodhan akharot, Nirmali

Malayalam Name: Tettamparal

Telugu Name: Chillachettu



The clearing nuts of India are the product of a tree which is described as larger than that of the nux vomica. It is without thorns or tendrils; leaves very shortly petioled, elliptic, acute, glabrous, membranaceous, five- and almost penninerved; corymbs axillary, opposite, shorter than the leaf;


Internal Benefits of Thetran Kottai (Clearing Nut ):- 

  • The powder of Thethan kottai seeds is given in a dose of 3-4 g to treat indigestion and diarrhea.
  • The decoction of the seeds is given in a dose of 40-50 ml to treat renal calculi and difficulty in micturition.
  • The decoction of the seeds of Thethankottai with Curcuma longa (Haridra) helps in reducing and controlling the blood sugar level.
  • The decoction of the seed of Thethankottai is useful to treat cases of poisoning.
  • The powder of the seed with honey or the decoction of the seed is consumed in a dose of 40-0 ml to treat jaundice, rhinitis and swelling due to anemia..


External Benefits of Thetran Kottai (Clearing Nut):-

  • It is used for External wound, Eye Care, Skin Care problems.