|manathakkali vatral ( Black night shade & its berry)|
Botonical name of manathakkali(BLACK NIGHTSHADE ) is Solanum nigrum. Its leaves are effective in the treatment of digestive disorders and stomach disorders like flatulence, colitis and peptic ulcers. An infusion of the plant is useful in dysentery and other stomach ailments. The fruits or the beries of the plant is beneficial in treating asthma and also yields beneficial results in fevers. It is useful in the treatment of dropsy. It increases the secretion and discharge of urine. The plant is good in healing chronic skin diseases such as acne, eczema and psoriasis.