Kakawati herbal medicine


Scientific name: Gliricidia sepium, Gliricidia maculate, galedupa pungam , milletia luzoniensis, milletia splendidissima.


Also known as:

Kakaoati, madrecacao, madre de cacao, madre kakau, mandiri kakau.


Itching- apply juice or decoction of leaves, bark, or roots on then skin as antipruritic.

Counterirritant- Crush leaves and apply as poultice for rheumatic pain and close fractures.


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Source:  national formulary


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