Parts Used: Aerial parts
Flavonoid glyosides including scutellonin and scutellanein, volatile oil, bitter principles and tannin.
- Nervine tonic
- Bitter Stomachic
Major Safety Issues:
- Should be avoided in cases of heart disease.
- Excessive doses can produce stimulation of the central nervous system, dizziness, irregular heart rate and twitching of limbs.