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


Gleditsia sinensis basic info
Scientific Name: Gleditsia sinensis Lam..
Family: Leguminosae.
Genus: Gleditsia.
Description: Gleditsia sinensis is a species of flowering plant native to Asia. It is commonly known in China as zào jiá. It is one of the alleged "50 fundamental herbs" used in traditional Chinese medicine. thorns of Gleditsia sinensis are used as a medicinal herb in China and Korea and may have antitumor properties and they have been used in traditional medicine for the treatment of inflammatory diseases including swelling, suppuration, carbuncle and skin diseases. - for more info about Gleditsia sinensis See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Gleditsia sinensis
*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


Gleditsia sinensis in other websites
Gleditsia sinensis 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 Gleditsia sinensis - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Gleditsia sinensis - See link.


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