Filfil Moya

Unani Name

Filfil Moya/ Fasiwarees/ Filfil Daraz

Common Name

Indian Long Pepper, Long Pepper

Temperament of the Drug

(Hot 2° and Dry 2°)

Scientific Name/ Botanical Name

Piper longum Linn.

Parts used

Fruit and Root

Actions/ Therapeutic Uses

Used to improve appetite and digestion. Very effective in treating stomach ache, heartburn, indigestion, intestinal gas, diarrhoea, and cholera. Also used for bronchitis, asthma, cold and cough. Other uses include treatment of headache, toothache, beriberi, epilepsy, fever, stroke, insomnia, leprosy, extreme tiredness, enlarged spleen, muscle pain, paralysis, psoriasis, intestinal worms, snakebites, tetanus, thirst, tuberculosis and tumours.

Important Formulations

Anqaruya Kabir, Baasaliqun Kabir, Habb-e- Asgand, Habb-e- Hilteet, Itrifal Fauladi, Jawarish Bisbaasa, Jawarish Falaafali, Jawarish Safar Jali Qabiz, Jawaarish Safarjali Mushil, Jawarish Zar'uni, Ma'joon Falaasfa, Ma'joon Azaraqi, Ma'joon Khadar, Habb-e- Muqawwi-e- Meda, Jawaarish Jalinus, Jawaarish Hinhi, Jawaarish Ood-e Sheereen.


2 gms





  • PUBLISHED DATE : Dec 08, 2015
  • PUBLISHED BY : Zahid
  • CREATED / VALIDATED BY : Dr. Mahtab Alam Khan
  • LAST UPDATED ON : Feb 03, 2016


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