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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Garcinia afzelii?
If you know websites containing any information about Garcinia afzelii please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Garcinia afzelii and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Garcinia afzelii.

 

Garcinia afzelii basic info
Scientific Name: Garcinia afzelii Engl..
Family: Clusiaceae.
Genus: Garcinia.
For common names of Garcinia afzelii in different languages - See link
Description: Garcinia afzelii is a species of small to medium tree, endemic to tropical forests of West Africa and found in Cameroon, Central African Republic, Gabon and Guinea. It is sometimes called "bitter kola", but this name properly refers to G. kola. - for more info about Garcinia afzelii See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Garcinia afzelii
  • Dentifrice
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link

 

Garcinia afzelii in other websites
Garcinia afzelii common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Garcinia afzelii - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Garcinia afzelii - See link.

 

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