Scientific name is Pongamia pinnata (Indian Beech)
Used in traditional medicine.
- Seed oil is used in treatment of scabies, leprosy, piles and ulcers.
- Said to be useful in Backache problems.
- Roots are used for cleaning teeth, gums.
- Powdered seed is used in bronchitis and fever.
- The oil is used as a source of biodiesel.
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