- Rasa (tatse): Pungent, Bitter
- Virya (action): Heating
- Vipaka (post digestive effects): Pungent
- Doshas (constitution): Balances vata and kapha, increases pitta
Prickly Chaff flower and Rough Chaff Tree are rich in alkaloids, achyranthine and betaine. It helps in the treatment of gastrointestinal diseases, inflammation of internal organs, blood related disorders.