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


Avena sativa basic info
Scientific Name: Avena sativa L..
Family: Poaceae.
Genus: Avena.
Common names in English: red oat, side oat, tree oat.
For common names of Avena sativa in different languages - See link
Description: The oat (Avena sativa), sometimes called the common oat, is a species of cereal grain grown for its seed, which is known by the same name. While oats are suitable for human consumption as oatmeal and rolled oats, one of the most common uses is as livestock feed. - for more info about Avena sativa See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Avena sativa
*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


Avena sativa in other websites
Avena sativa 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 Avena sativa - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Avena sativa - See link.


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