Vatairea guianensis Aublet

Nota de alcance (en)

Whole plant: Infusion of bark, fruit-sap and coconut oil used for ringworm and eczema.

Stem: Bark decoction for ulcers. Bark used for scabies in NW Guyana.

Leaf and Seed: To make a pomade remedy for skin disease.

Seed: In a plaster to treat itches and skin disease such as dartre; a less effective plaster for these ailments is sometimes made with grated bark of the tree. Used for eczema, scabies and sores in NW Guyana.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

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

Vatairea guianensis Aublet
Término aceptado: 04-May-2018