Via Vidang (Embilia ribes)
Treasures of Nature (Prakriti Ka Khazana) – Via Vidang
The botanical name of Via Vidang is Embilia ribes and it is one of the most powerful and useful anti-parasitic herbs use for treating intestinal worm infestations. This herb is also known as False black pepper. This is due to the fact that it appears similar to black pepper. Via Vidang is a large semi climber shrub featuring drooping long branches, simple leaves, upper shiny surface, wrinkled and globular fruits and greenish white flowers. It can easily be found in Indian Archipelago, India, Southern China, East Africa and Tropical Asia. Via Vidang can be digested very easily and it also helps in drying up excessive moistness.
Medicinal Uses of Via Vidang
There are a number of medicinal benefits that can be fetched from the use of Embilia ribes and these include: