Dawag herbal medicine


Scientific names:

Toddalia asiatica, Toddalia aculeate, Toddalia ambigua, toddalia effuse, Paullinia asiatica.


Also known as:

Atangen, bugkau, bukau,guiot, kaboat, palina, subit, wild orange tree


Parts used  in herbal medicine preparations;

Leaves, bark, fruits, roots



Dyspepsia – chew fresh leaves as needed



Volatile oil, toddalolactone, citronella, linalool.

Stem, bark – aculeatin; aculeatin hydrate, colorless substance.


Source: National formulary

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