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


Dendrophthoe falcata basic info
Scientific Name: Dendrophthoe falcata (L. f.) Ettingsh..
Family: Loranthaceae.
Genus: Dendrophthoe.
Description: Dendrophthoe falcata (L.f) Ettingsh is one of the hemiparasitic plants that belong to the Loranthaceae family of mistletoes. It is the most common of all the mistletoes that occur in India. Dendrophthoe falcata possesses remarkable potentials as a medicinal plant evident from the wound healing, anti-microbial, anti-oxidant, antinociceptive properties of its ethanolic extracts. - for more info about Dendrophthoe falcata See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Dendrophthoe falcata
*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


Dendrophthoe falcata in other websites
Dendrophthoe falcata 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 Dendrophthoe falcata - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Dendrophthoe falcata - See link.


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