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Official name : Octolepis casearia Oliv.
Family : Thymelaeaceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HB 52
Author(s) : Bhat, R.B., A. A. Adeloye & E.O. Etejere
Title : Some Medicinal Plants of Nigeria Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany, Vol. 6 N° 1 (1985)
Symptoms : H(053), H(113)
Recipes : H(053) ear ache, juice from crushed leaves of Octolepis casearia + latex of Rauwolfia vomitoria + a feather of a bird is used to apply the mixture into ears
H(113) rheumatism, sun-dried leaves are grounded with 7 seeds of Aframomum melegueta. The powder is applied on incisions on the affected part -
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors