Tabernaemontana disticha A. DC.

Nota de alcance (en)

Root and Stem-bark: Decoction is used as remedy for pain in the joints.

Stem: Bark used as a febrifuge in 19th century French Guiana. In NW Guyana, bark used to treat scorpion bites and exudate used for sore eyes.

Leaf: To treat cataracts in the eyes of domestic dogs.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

Robertt, A., et al.. Medicinal Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Suriname, French Guyana)/Smithsonian NMNH. cited online: 17-08-2017

Tabernaemontana disticha A. DC.
Término aceptado: 21-Sep-2017