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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Dalbergia sissoo?
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Here is some basic information about Dalbergia sissoo and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Dalbergia sissoo.


Dalbergia sissoo basic info
Scientific Name: Dalbergia sissoo Roxb. ex DC..
Family: Leguminosae.
Genus: Dalbergia.
Common names in English: sissoo, sisu.
For common names of Dalbergia sissoo in different languages - See link
Description: Dalbergia sissoo is native to the Indian Subcontinent and Southern Iran. Traditionally, slender tree twigs (called datun) are first chewed as a toothbrush and then split as a tongue cleaner. This practise has been in use in India, Africa, and the Middle East for centuries. Also commonly known as Indian Rosewood, sisu, sheesham, tahli, Tali and also Irugudujava. - for more info about Dalbergia sissoo See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Dalbergia sissoo
*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


Dalbergia sissoo in other websites
Dalbergia sissoo 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 Dalbergia sissoo - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Dalbergia sissoo - See link.


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