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Official name : Opuntia tuna (L.) Mill.
Family : Cactaceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886)
Symptoms : H(005), H(015), H(037), H(095x), H(193), H(195)
Recipes : H(015) hematuria,decoction of 30 gr of roots of Solanum heterocanthum (petite anguive) of 30 gr of roots of Gossypium indicum (coton) of 30 gr of Opuntia tuna (raquette), of 30 gr of Gouania tiliaefolia (lianne charretier) of 30 gr of banana of Musa paradisiaca (banane), 2 bottles H2O, VO. Herbal tea in 24 h
H(195) dropsy, H(005) edema of the feet, 20 cm of Gouania tiliaefolia (liane charretier), a handful of Opuntia tuna (raquettes blanches), some seeds of Gossypium indicum (coton) 1/4 of banana Musa paradisiaca (banane) Malgache, 2 l. H2O
Opuntia tuna used for the treatment of : H(037) bronchitiss (leaves as a poultice), H(095x) refreshing, H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : raquette , sadrakalli (Tamoul)