Ethnopharmacological Note: Multiple traditional medicinal uses of Heliotropium indicum L. (Boraginaceae) 
Rashed Reza, Md. Sohrab Hosen, Sayef Shahriad Ripon, Mohammed Rahmatullah

Heliotropium indicum L. (Boraginaceae), known in English as Indian heliotrope and in Bengali as Hatishur is an annual plant and considered a weed by farmers but as a valuable medicinal plant by traditional medicinal practitioners. The plant is native to Asia. Traditional healers in Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu, India topically apply paste of whole plant to treat wounds and skin infections

Keywords: Heliotropium indicum, medicinal plant