A plant commonly used in traditional Indian medicine. It is also known as false daisy.

Eclipta prostrata is sometimes used to treat hypertension, and it is said to relax the user. This also makes it a useful analgesic.

Some studies show that the plant could promote hair growth; it is being researched as a possible treatment for baldness, but the mechanism of action is currently unknown. While eclipta prostrata is generally seen as a safe ingredient, more research needs to be completed to determine whether it has any side effects.