Senna Italica Mill

Leaves and seeds of Senna italica Mill are purgative and anthelmintic 1 A powder of its leaves is mixed with vinegar and applied externally to cure skin diseases 2 Senna is useful in constipation anemia and leprosy diseases 4 Its leaves are also used to prepare tinctures 4 In Malawi root infusion is used to treat diarrhea in infants 5