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

 

Garcinia indica basic info
Scientific Name: Garcinia indica (Thouars) Choisy.
Family: Clusiaceae.
Genus: Garcinia.
Common names in English: kokam, kokum.
For common names of Garcinia indica in different languages - See link
Description: Garcinia indica, is a fruit-bearing tree, found in the Old World tropics, mostly in Asia and Africa. It is a fruit-bearing tree that has culinary, pharmaceutical, and industrial uses. It is commonly known as kokum. - for more info about Garcinia indica See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Garcinia indica
*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 indica in other websites
Garcinia indica 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 indica - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Garcinia indica - See link.

 

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