Elephant Creeper, Woolly Morning Glory
Latin name: Argyreia nervosa (Burm.f.) Bojer. (Convolvulaceae), A. speciosa Sweet
Sanskrit/Indian name: Vriddadaru, Vidhara
In an animal model of ulcers in rats, large doses of the extract of A. n. var. speciosa leaves (50, 100, and 200 mg/kg body weight) showed dose-dependent antiulcer activity and cured the ulcers.