Primary Characteristics

Primary Characteristics

Argentumbelongs to Aristolochiacea, family.
The Arabic Name for this herb is Fizzah.
The English Names for this herb are Argentum, Native Silver Alloys, Silver, Silver Foil.
The Urdu Names for this herb are Chandi, Fizza, Nuqra.

Pharmacological Actions

The pharmacological Actions of Argentum are Anti-spasmodic, Astringent, Bactericidal, Bacteriostatic, Sedative, Stimulant, Tonic.


The Indications of Argentum are Heartburn, Gleet, Cholera, Phthisis, Skin Diseases, Diphtheria, Dysentery, Leucorrhoea, Dyspepsia, Whooping Cough, Gonorrhoea, Chest Affections, Epilepsy, Palsy, Hysteria, Chronic Diarrhoea, Ulceration, Pyrosis, Spasmodic Asthma, Stomach Pain, Heat, Catarrhal Inflammation.

No Contra Indication information is available for Argentum.


The Temperament of Argentum is 1st order, cold and dry.

Available Brands

BrandManufacturer/Mnf. Representative
BINGERHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
HABB-E-KHASHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan

Compound Preparations

No Compound Preparation information is available for Argentum.


Whole Herb
Leaves60.000mg - 120.000mg

Herb's Description

Argentum. Silver is white, soft, and ductile metal. Silver may be artificially produced by a mixture of mercury, sulphur and other substances

Taste Odor & Occurrence

Powder: Astringent


No information regarding Argentum's substitute is currently available.

Active Constituents

Argentum's Active constituents:


No information regarding Argentum's antidot is currently available.

Warning & Precautions

In recommended doses pases unabsorbed from the body. In large dose silver {as silver nitrate} is acorrosive poison.


Currently no Toxicity information is available for Argentum. (work in progress)