Piper Longum, commonly known as Pipali is particularly for diseases of the respiratory tract. It is used for bronchitis, stomach ache, and diseases of spleen, and tumours. It improves appetite also. It is also used in gout and lumbago. It is an aphrodisiac, powdered long pepper administered with honey will relieve cough, cold, asthma hoarseness and hiccup. A combination with other herbs is useful in colic and flatulence besides cough and coryza. It is a good appetizer. It is useful in sciatica and paraplegia. Preparation used for cough and cold.