- Immune Enhancing / Anti-Asthma: The root, bark and wood of Pterocarpus indicus (Philippine (7) The flowers of the narra tree, known for its scientific name Pterocarpus indicus Willd, are said to be a good source of honey; while the leaf infusion can be use as a shampoo. 603–605. Narra leaves sometimes called “Rosewood” because it has a strong scent of rose flower and the wood of the leaves usually use for build house construction and furniture. 2014, 6(2) pp 676-685. bark of P indicus. Thus, you may now try to find narra leaves for your worth herbal plant. With the sweetness of palm sugar or brown sugar, consume this herb in the middle of a high fever likely will not be a problem, especially in pediatric patients because palm sugar can reduce the bitter taste of leaf. Most stones are made of calcium while in other cases, the amount of calcium and other chemicals in the urine and blood is normal. a mouthwash for toothaches. Air dried flowers yielded lupeol (3) and phytol esters (4). It contains some nutritions which can prevent or fight certain diseases. Pterocarpus indicus Willd. Studies Flowers are yellow, small and fragrant. Narra leaf can be one of alternative to treat Kidney Stones especially for those who choose traditional medicine. - In Vanuatu, young stems of Pterocarpus indicus are chewed with young stems of C. equisetifolia to prevent conception. Narra bears many long branches that are at first ascending, but eventually arching over and sometimes drooping at the ends. The substance showed carcinostatic effect on ascitic Tzu tan. • Antiulcer: Study evaluated the gastroprotective effects of narra leaf decoction and sulcralfate in indomethacin-induced gastric ulcers in male albino rats. Friends to the End. All fractions exhibited a wide spectrum of antibacterial activity, more pronounced in the butanol and methanol fractions. Uses In Indonesia, young leaves used for boils, ulcers, and prickly heat rashes. Narra trees are tall trees. INDONESIAN: Sena, Linggod, Sonokembang, Angsana, Angsena. Their leaves are not the only food they produce and it flowers are a source of honey. As you may know that Narra Leaves is one of immune booster for keep your body healthy. • Hypoglycemic Effect of Extract Blend / Combination with Glibenclamide / Clinical Trial: Double-blind, positive-controlled, and crossover clinical trial investigated the glucose lowering effect of an herbal mixture blend of Pterocarpus indicus, Momordica charantia, Phaseolus vulgaris, and Andrographis paniculata in T2 diabetes mellitus patients. History Mama Binturong. - Studies have shown anti-asthma, immune-enhancing, antibacterial, antifungal, anticancer, antitermite, antiulcer, nephroprotective properties. - Nitrogen-fixing. Sorting Pterocarpus names / Maintained by: Michel H. Porcher / MULTILINGUAL MULTISCRIPT PLANT NAME DATABASE / A Work in Progress. - Study of ethyl acetate extract of Pterocarpus indicus yielded a mixture of loliolide 1 (>85%) and paniculatadiol 2 (<15%). - Noted for its hardiness and rapid growth. Others (19) lands, wind-firm and less susceptible to disease and pests. pp. - Wood yields red coloring constituents: narrin, santalin and angolensin. Leaves are compound, pinnate, 15 to 30 1 and 2 showed moderate activity against Candida albicans and low activity against P. aeruginosa, E coli, and Aspergillus niger. In the Solomon Islands, used to treat dysentery, menorrhagia, and gonorrhea. The trees bear alternate compound leaves that are typically hairy on one or both sides and feature five to nine leaflets. - Dye: A source of red dye, narrin. Pterocarpus indicus / Synonyms / The Plant List Yet the leaves of narra contain as much nitrogen as other legumes. - Found in calcareous soil. (15) Pods are disc-shaped, flat, with winged margins, hairy when young but smooth or nearly so when mature, more or less reticulate and undulate, and very shortly beaked, orbicular to obovate, including the wing 4 to 5.5 centimeters long, and the wing 1 to 1.5 centimeters wide. Results showed decreased IgE/Ag-induced mast cell degranulation and phosphorylation of Syk and downstream signaling molecules. For centuries, the wood concoction has been used for bladder ailments, diarrhea, headache, stones, sores and dropsy. • Antifungal Sesquiterpene: Study isolated an antifungal compound in the methanolic extract of amboyna wood. (20). (5) Edibility The tree is recommended as an ornamental tree for avenues and is sometimes planted in Puerto Rico as a shade and ornament. meanwhile, after drink it, usually the stone will come out in the form of crystals or urine. School of Agriculture and Food Systems. (3) - Red latex used in folk medicine for tumors, cancers and warts. A Doubled-Blind, Crossover-RCT in T2DM for Evaluating Hypoglycemic effect of P. indicus, M. charantia, P. vulgaris and A. paniculata in Central Java / Mahalul Azam*, Charles Saerang, Sri Ratna Rahayu, Fitri Indrawati, Irwan Budiono, Arulita Ika Fibriana, Muhammad Azinar, Nur Anna C. Sa’dyah, Erwin Budi Cahyono and Ronny Lesmana / Journal of Natural Remedies / DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2016/7539 Once soaked, the dried leaves of narra like other legumes easily decompose and can serve as food for earthworms. and method for the prevention and treatment of asthma, A Results indicate the extract inhibits allergic response by reducing mast cell activation and suggests clinical potential as an anti-allergic agent for disorders such as atopic dermatitis. • Polyphenolic Antiplasmin Constituent / Bark / Anti-Cancer: A Leaves, roots, bark Flowers are numerous, yellow, fragrant, and about 1.5 centimeters long, on branched, axillary panicles. - Juice of root applied to syphilitic sores. (accepted name) / Chinese names / Catalogue of Life, China Most people with acne are aged between 12 and 25 but some older and younger people are affected. Curing and Treat the Kidney Stones Pterocarpus indicus / DOI:10.1080/14786410410001704822 • Nephroprotective Against Gentamicin-Induced Nephrotoxicity / Leaves: Study evaluated the nephroprotective effect of water-boiled P. indicus leaves against gentamicin-induced nephrotoxicity in rats. - Young leaves and flowers are reportedly It has been known to combat tumors. The University of Melbourne. Plant used as folk remedy for bladder ailments, diarrhea, dropsy, headache, stones, thrust, and tumors of the abdomen.