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

 

Erythrina variegata basic info
Scientific Name: Erythrina variegata L..
Family: Leguminosae.
Genus: Erythrina.
Common names in English: Indian coraltree.
For common names of Erythrina variegata in different languages - See link
Description: Erythrina variegata is a thorny deciduous tree, native to the tropical and subtropical regions of eastern Africa, the Indian Subcontinent, northern Australia, and the islands of the Indian Ocean and the western Pacific Ocean east to Fiji. In Siddha medicine it is used especially for menstrual disorders and fissures at penis tip. - for more info about Erythrina variegata See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Erythrina variegata
*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

 

Erythrina variegata in other websites
Erythrina variegata 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 Erythrina variegata - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Erythrina variegata - See link.

 

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