Cassia Tora seed is bitter, purgative, laxative, anti-inflammatory, expectorant, hepatoprotective,
anti-malarial, analgesic, vermifuge and febrifuge. It mainly used to detoxify liver, use to cure internal bacterial and fungal disorders, to kill parasites and viruses, enhances immunity, and promotes perspiration. It is also helpful in cough, convulsions, reduces blood pressure, reduces spasms and as cardiotonic.Seeds are brewed into a coffee-like beverage for asthma, and a flower infusion is used for bronchitis. Leaves are used in the treatment of gonorrhea, fevers, urinary tract disorders and edema.
1.For treating conjunctival congestion swelling and pain, dizziness and headache caused by the flaming-uo of the liver-fire.It is used in combination with the drugs for clearing liver-fire and heat, such as gentian root,prunella spike. For treating blurring vision due to Yin deficiency.It is used together with wolfberry fruit and dodder seed to nourish liver and improve vision;
2.For treating heat accumulation in large intestine, consitipation due to intestinal dryness, it is used in combination with the drugs for relieving dryness and loosening the bowels, such as reichosanthes fruit, bush-cherry seed, ect.