Catalogue of Indian medicinal plants :
Latin NameSanskrit NameEnglish NameCommon NamePart(s) usedDrug ClassIndication
Jasminum grandiflorumJatiSpanish jasmineJatiLeaf, flower, Astringent, anthelmintic , diuretic, emmanogogue.
Jasminum sambacMallikaJasmine arabianMugra/ MoghraFlowerEssential oil, galactagogueEar, nose, throat diseases,
Jatropha curcusVyaghra erand.Drawanti.Hemostatic, milk-purifier, astringent, antiseptic.
Juglans regiaAkshotaWalnutAkhrot.Brain tonic, antiseptic, stimulant, expectorant.
Juniperus communisHapushaJuniper berryHauberFruit, berrieDiuretic, carminative, stimulant, Dropsy, skin diseases
Justicia gendarussaNeel Nirgundi.Kala adusalsa,Leaf .Respiratory disorders, digestive
Justicia pictaRakta adulasa.Rakta adulasaLeafanti-spasmodic, resuscitative, schizophrenia obesityBronchitis, asthma, tuberculosis, coughs, intestinal worms
Kaempferia galangaSugandhavacha.Kapur kachri TuberStimulant, expectorant, carminative, diuretic Nasal blockages
Lactuca scariola.LettueeSaladLeaf, seed,Anodyne, sedative, diuretic, expectorant .
Lantana camara.LantanaGhaneriPlantDiaphoretic, carminative, stimulantSprains, respiratory diseases,
Launaea pinnatifidaPathri.Bhoi pathriPlantMilk-purifier, substitute for taraxacum.
Laurus nobillis.Bay, Victors laurelHab-el-gharLeaf, berrieSpice berries Diarrhoea, leucorrhoea, dropsy
Lawsonia albaMadayantikaHennaMehndiLeafHair dye, Hair conditioner, astringent, gargle, coolantHeadache
Lepidium sativumChandrashoorWater cress HalimSeed, plant, leafAphrodisiac, galactagogue, leaf: stimulant, diuretic, plant: expectorant, Asthma, bleeding piles
Leptadenia reticulataJiwanti.JivantiPlantAbortifacient, stimulant, tonic.
Leucas aspera.Leucas Chota halkusaPlantLaxative, anthelmintic, Fever, scabies, cough, cold, paralysis, jaundice
Leucas cephalotesDronpushpi.GomoPlantExpectorant, insecticide, emmenogogue.
Linum usitatissimumUmaLinseedAlsiSeed

Diuretic, demulcent externally

Respiratory diseases,
Litsea chinensisMedasak.AmaWoodImpotency, analgesic, anti-inflammatory.
Lobelia nicotianaefolia.LobeliaDhavalLeafExpectorant, Asthma
Luffa acutangulaKoshatakiTowel gourdJangli toruFruit, root, leafDiuretic, nutritive, emetic, expectorant, .
Lycopodium clavatum.Clubmoss sporesBendarliPowderAphrodisiac, plant: diuretic, antiseptic,Rheumatism, respiratory diseases
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