Bauhinia racemosa Lam. Main specimen
{ Human uses | Medicinal }

The bark and the leaves of Bauhinia racemosa are used to treat diarrhea, dysentery and urinary discharges. A decoction of the leaves is used to allay headheache in malarious fevers. (Sumy, Ved & Krishnan, FRLHT, 2000, Tropical Indian Medicinal Plants, propagation methods)

The paste of fresh bark is applied to swellings and in stomachache. A paste of leaves is applied on headache. (Quattrocchi, 2012, CRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants)