Dipteryx odorata (Aublet) Willd.

Nota de alcance (en)

Stem: Trunk-bark decoction for an astringent febrifuge wash. Bark decoction mixed with crushed whole Tonina fluviatilis to prepare an infant fortifier.

Seed: Mixed with rum in an alcoholic extract which is rubbed on snakebite, contusions and rheumatism. Decocted in water and sugar for a cold remedy. Seed-oil effective in controlling  dysentery.

Leaf: The Sikiyana-Chikena people of Surinam use a cold water infusion as an earwash to treat earache. Crushed for snuff powder in Surinam.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

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

Dipteryx odorata (Aublet) Willd.
Término aceptado: 25-Abr-2018