whole body (viscera discarded) of Zaocys dhumnades Cantor, family Colubrkiae.
Whole snake coiled as a rounded disc which is more than 10 cm in diameter,
black or brownish, scales rhombic.
Head oblate, spine projecting and triangular. Sweet in taste, mild in
nature, mildly toxic, and attributive to liver channels.
Same as Bungarus Parvus, but less powerful, mostly used for prurigo and
Syn. with Bungarus Parvus.