Growth Habit: Climber
Bangla/Vernacular Name: Anantakanta, Chandakamia, Chulia Kanta
Tribal Name: Baghadara (Chakma)
A thorny, sometimes climbing shrub. Leaves terrete, glabrescent.Leaflets elliptic, obovate or oblong.
A warm leaf is pressed to affected areas for the treatment of styes (Chakma).
A spoonful of powdered root in a tumblerful of water is beleived to be effective in destroying the effects of alcohol.
Forests of Chittagong, Chittagong Hill Tracts and Sundarbans.