Expressed juice of fresh leaves in a dose of 100 - 200 ml or decoction in a dose of 200-600 ml is orally taken for leucorrhoea, oliguria, dysuria and haematemesis. Leaves are baked and it is adhered on injuries. Unripe fruit is cooked with other meats and taken for laxative. Ripe fruit is taken for urinary disorders, oedema and as tonic, deodorant and anthelmintic.
Ananas sativus Linn.
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