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


Amomum villosum basic info
Scientific Name: Amomum villosum Lour..
Family: Zingiberaceae.
Genus: Amomum.
Common names in English: false cardamom, Malabar cardamom, Tavoy cardamom.
For common names of Amomum villosum in different languages - See link
Description: Amomum villosum (砂仁) is a plant in the ginger family that is grown throughout Southeast Asia and in South China. - for more info about Amomum villosum See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Amomum villosum
  • Stomachic
  • Tonic
*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


Amomum villosum in other websites
Amomum villosum 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 Amomum villosum - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Amomum villosum - See link.


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