Benefits of Nattu Nilavagai / Cassia/ East Indian Senna Powder
Senna contains many chemicals called sennosides. Sennosides irritate the lining of the bowel, which causes a laxative effect. Senna is an FDA-approved over-the-counter (OTC) laxative. It is used to treat constipation and also to clear the bowel before procedures such as colonoscopy.
Botanical Name : Cassia Angustifolia.
English Name : Cassia / East Indian Senna.
Tamil Name : நாட்டு நிலவாகை / Nattu Nilavagai.
Hindi Name : सेना / Sena.
Malayalam Name : നിലാവക / Nilavaka.
Telugu Name : నెలతాగేడు / Nelatagedu.