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

 

Glinus lotoides basic info
Scientific Name: Glinus lotoides L..
Family: Molluginaceae.
Genus: Glinus.
Common names in English: hairy carpetweed.
For common names of Glinus lotoides in different languages - See link
Description: Glinus lotoides is a flowering plant, native to Eurasia and Africa and it is known in many other places as an introduced species. The plant has traditional uses in cultures across its large native range, as medicine and as food. Young leaves and stems of Glinus lotoides are used as a vegetable in some tropical countries. - for more info about Glinus lotoides See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Glinus lotoides
*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

 

Glinus lotoides in other websites
Glinus lotoides 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 Glinus lotoides - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Glinus lotoides - See link.

 

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