Putranjiva roxburghii Wall.

Nota de alcance (en)

Range. India. In Myanmar, found in Mandalay, Mon, and Yangon.

Leaf: Used to treat diabetes.



Throughout tropical India, wild and cultivated as an avenue tree.


Fruit—powered (deseeded) fruits are used against cough, cold and sprue. Rosaries of hard stones are used for protecting children from infections. (Due to misleading nomenclature, the “conception-promoting” property has been attributed to the drug in folk medicine. Its use is possible in vaginal infections and genitourinary diseases, or skin eruptions during pre-conception stage.)

Nota bibliográfica (en)

1) DeFilipps, Robert A.; Krupnick, Gary A. / PhytoKeys, v. 102. - - p. 1 - 314,  2018.

2) Khare, C.P./ Indian Medicinal Plants. -- Nueva Dheli: Springer, 2007 . - p 530.

Putranjiva roxburghii Wall.
Término aceptado: 25-Oct-2019