Piper longum flower


Ayur vedic uses :-

It is also used in treatment of headache, toothache, epilepsy, fever, stroke, trouble sleeping (insomnia), leprosy, extreme tiredness,enlarged spleen, muscle pain, nasal discharge, paralysis, psoriasis, intestinal worms, snakebites, tetanus, thirst, tuberculosis, and tumors.

Piper longum


Piper longum


Scientific classification

Kingdom:            Plantae

(unranked):        Angiosperms

(unranked):        Magnoliids

Order:   Piperales

Family: Piperaceae

Genus: Piper

Species:               P. longum

Binomial name : Piper longum