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Isabgol (Plantago ovata)
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Species Type: Herb

Botanical Name: Plantago ovata

Synonyms: Plantago ovata Forsk.

Common Name: Psyllium

Family: Plantaginaceae

Local Names: Isabgol

Sanskrit: Isabgol

Growth type: Annual herb

Uses: Seed coat: Constipation, gastro-intestinal problem.

Distribution: Naturally distributed in Iran, Iraq and cultivated in parts of Rajasthan, MP and Gujarat.