Ashoka-Products, Medicinal Applications, Manufacturers, Suppliers, Importers and Market Reports: "Recent analysis of the dry powdered bark showed the presence of a fair amount of tannin and probably an organic substance containing iron.
The bark of the herb is strongly astringent and uterine sedative. It acts directly on the muscular fibers of the uterus.
It has a stimulating effect on the endometrium and the ovarian tissue.
Used for the uterine/ovarian fibroids, menorrhagia, bleeding hemorrhoids, bleeding dysentery. "