Aak (Calotropis procera)
Aak (Calotropis procera) is a drug of herbal origin, which has been in use for medicinal purpose since time immemorial. Calotropis procera is a well known plant and has been traditionally used for diarrhoea, stomatic, sinus fistula, and skin disease, and the leaf part is used to treat jaundice.
Studies have shown this herb to have the following actions:-
Anti-haemorrhoidal: Calotropis helps in shrinking hemorrhoid tags with its strong alkaline action