Common Indian Plants used in Homoeopathy

          
Carica papaya
 
Carica papaya Linn.
(Papeeta)
Common Name
:
Papeeta
Hindi
:
Popaiya, Papeeta
English
:
Papaya, pawpaw
Family
:
Caricaceae
Description

        It is a useful, small soft woody tree, commonly cultivated throughout India. Its green fruit if used both as a vegetable and fruit, and helps in liver complications and disorders of digestion. Ripe fruit is very useful in habitual constipation.

Homoeopathic uses

        Jaundice - Early stage of jaundice when there is loss of appetite with pain in right hypochondrium worse after meals. Stool undigested, loose followed by constipation. Urine yellow & dark. Conjunctiva pale. Taste of mouth bitter.

      Potency-6

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