Clerodendron indicum [L.] O. Ktje. grows wild in the woods and fields. Sometimes planted in the yard. These herbs can be found in places exposed to the sun or at least protected lowland until height of 1200 m above sea level. 1-3 m high, rounded green stems. Single leaf, short-stemmed. Compound interest, form an umbrella, crown shape of a tube, 1 to 1.5 cm long, white color.
The leaves contain alkaloids, saponins, and polyphenols. The roots and bark contain saponins and flavonoids. Its roots also contain polyphenols.
Bitter taste, its cool. Efficacious anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, analgesic, and antitussive.