Science of Herbs

Berberis Aristata

Berberis aristata                   

Common Name: Daru Haldi
English Name: Indian beriberi
Botanical Name: Berberis aristata    
Family: Berberidaceae

Description: This is an erect and evergreen shrub and has brown bark from outside and yellow bark from inside. Leaves are dark green from outside and light green from inside. Fruits of this herb are juicy rich in nutrients and contain plenty of sugar.

Chemical constituents: The plant contains barberine, oxyberberine, berbamine, aromoline, karachine, palmatine, oxyacanthine and taxilamine.

Properties: It is a tonic, antimicrobial, anti-pruritic, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory.

Used in the following MATXIN products:

  • Pileher tablets