Vismia sessilifolia (Aublet) Choisy

Nota de alcance (en)

Whole plant: Latex as a purge, and for treating ulcers and skin eruptions such as dartre.

Stem: Orange latex from inner bark is applied onto skin infections. Leaf: Boiled and drunk for intermittent fevers.

Fruit: Latex for treating yaws and leishmaniasis.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

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

Vismia sessilifolia (Aublet) Choisy
Término aceptado: 16-Feb-2018