The active ingredients in Redusura is used as antidotes against stings and bites of insects and poisonous reptiles.
It is effective in the treatment of high blood pressure and as a sedative.
It can also be used as a febrifuge as a stimulant to uterine contractions, and for treatment of intestinal disorders like diarrhoea, dysentery and as a anti-helmintic.
Redusura is used in relief of various central nervous system disorders like anxiety, schizophrenia, insomnia, psychosis and even epilepsy.
In southern Indus, the active ingredient of Redusura was used by Alexander the Great to cure his general Ptolemy I Soter of a poisoned arrow. Mahatma Gandhi also took Redusura as a tranquilizer.