Clusia grandiflora Splitgerber

Nota de alcance (en)

Whole plant: Decocted with species of Smilax, Strychnos, Doliocarpus, Philodendron and Bauhinia scala-simiae for a tonic. Liquid from the cut liana used by Surinam Tirio as a wash to relieve aching bones.

Exudate: Used as treatment for botfly larvae in NW Guyana. Aerial Root: Cut pieces soaked in water or wine make an infusion used as tonic for back pain; latex is used effectively in a plaster by the French Guiana Palikur to treat body aches. Root used to treat back pain in NW Guyana.

Bark: Latex from the bark is applied to wounds for healing, by the Guyana Patamona. Latex is mixed with water and used as an antiseptic, by the Guyana Patamona.

Wood: Wood is boiled, and the water is used as an antiseptic agent, for treating sores or as a treatment for cuts and wounds, by the Guyana Patamona.

Sap is used to remove botfly larvae, by Amerindians at Kurupukari, Guyana.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

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

Clusia grandiflora Splitgerber
Término aceptado: 15-Feb-2018