மஞ்சள் கரிசலாங்கண்ணியில் இனி குழப்பம் வேண்டாம்.
1.Widelia chinensis – உண்மையான மஞ்சள் கரிசாலை
The leaves are used in dyeing grey hair and in promoting the growth of hair. They are considered tonic, alternative, and useful in coughs, cephalalgia, skin diseases, and alopecia. The juice of the leaves is much used as a snuff in cephalalgia. The seeds and flowers, as well as the leaves, are used in decoction, in the quantity of half of teacupful twice daily, as a deobstruent. In decoction, the plant is used in uterine haemorrhage and menorrhagia.
2.Widelia trilobata – போலி கரிசாலை அழகுத்தாவரம். இதற்கும் மருத்துவ குணங்கள் உண்டு
Medicinal uses: wedelia is used to treat hepatitis, infections and to clear the placenta after birth
A strong decoction of the whole plant is used to treat severe chest colds. It is combined with Lantana camara, as a tea or syrup, as a remedy for colds
The leaves are included in a cough and cold remedy along with the boiled leaves of Commelina nudiflora or Hibiscus sabdariffa, and sometime also Citrus aurantiifolia
The plant contains acetylenes and derivatives of kaurenic acid