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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Gliricidia sepium?
If you know websites containing any information about Gliricidia sepium please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Gliricidia sepium and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Gliricidia sepium.

 

Gliricidia sepium basic info
Scientific Name: Gliricidia sepium (Jacq.) Kunth.
Family: Leguminosae.
Genus: Gliricidia.
Common names in English: quick-stick.
Description: Gliricidia sepium is a medium size leguminous tree, used in many tropical and sub-tropical countries for various purposes such as live fencing, fodder, coffee shade, firewood, green manure and rat poison. - for more info about Gliricidia sepium See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Gliricidia sepium
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link

 

Gliricidia sepium in other websites
Gliricidia sepium common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Gliricidia sepium - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Gliricidia sepium - See link.

 

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