Few of the common names of the plant are Bengal-currants, Carandas-plum, Karanda, Christ’s thorn, Jasmine flowered carrisa, Karaunda, Karanda and black currants. The entire plant has medicinal values. Carissa carandas plants are used to cure various diseases such as asthma, skin disease, cough, cold and tuberculosis. They usually are prepared as fresh juices rather than boiling water and decoction leaves and flowers of Carissa carandas. Juice from the leaves play an important role in this matter.