Centropogon cornutus (L.) Druce

Nota de alcance (en)

Whole plant: Boiled and the liquid is drunk to remedy venereal disease in Guyana.

Exudate: Used for irritated eyes in NW Guyana.

Leaf: Used for bed wetting and to treat urinary tract problems in NW Guyana.  Leaf  Toxicity: Used for a tonic and abortive decoction in French Guiana.

Flower: An infusion of the flowers steeped in hot water with silks (elongated styles) from maize (Zea mays) is used as a diuretic to treat stricture in Guyana.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

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

Centropogon cornutus (L.) Druce
Término aceptado: 01-Feb-2018