The leaves can be used in a paste for skin diseases and improving complexion. Because Ayurveda associates skin diseases to an impurity in the blood, an oral infusion of this plant also purifies the blood.
According to some traditions, the extract from the bark can be combined with honey and taken internally to be used for sexual impotency and fertilization.
This plant will reduce Kapha and Pitta agitation. This plant, like any, can be toxic at the wrong dosages.
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