Eranda is commonly found medicinal with wide use as a laxative and for Vat disorders. The root, leaves, flowers, root bark and seeds, almost whole plant is useful for curing many diseases. There are 2 types of Eranda plant, red type (Rakta Eranda) and white type (Shweta Eranda). The plant is useful in both ways, externally and internally. It is also useful in vat associated diseases like pain, swelling, arthritis, sciatica, rheumatism, gout etc. The massage of eranda oil can purify breast milk in mothers.