Embelia ribes root bark is acrid, astringent anthelmintic, antifertility, anthioestrigenic carminative, digestive laxative, soothing, stimulant, stomachic, and thermogenic. Embelia ribes is effective against intentional parasites and intestinal worms. Embelia ribes is used in abdominal disorders, skin fungal infections, flatulence, constipation indigestion, headache, hemorrhoids, lung diseases, obesity, piles, pueumonia, mouth ulcers, toothache and sore throat. Embelia ribes decoction is useful in insanity and heart diseases. Embelia ribes Leaves are astringent, thermogenic, demulcent and depurative in nature. Embelia ribes is useful in skin diseases and leprosy. Embelia ribes Fruits are acridm, astringent, anthelmintic, bitter, brain tonic, caraminative, contraceptive, diuretic, febrifuge, laxative, stimulant, and thermogenic. Embelia ribes is useful in skin diseases leprosy, nervous debility, dyspepsia, flatulence, colic , tumors, asthma, fever , ascaris infestation and general debility. Embelia ribes has numerous traditional medicinal uses.The main preparations employing the drug are Vidangaadi chruna, Vidangarishta, sarvajwara louha, Agnitundi vati, Yograja gugglu Kaishor gugglu, Chandraprabha Vati and Vidanga taila.