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Official name : Boerhavia erecta L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 57
Author(s) : Adomou A.C. , H. Yedomonhan, B. Djossa, S. I. Legba, M. Oumorou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues dans le marché d’Abomey-Calavi au Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 6(2): 745-772, April 2012 http://ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs
Symptoms : H(013), H(078)
Recipes : H(013) cyst, H(078) myoma, H(078) fibroma stems with leaves of Boerhavia erecta, soap (bath)
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : cachiyonawi (Fon)