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


Croton tiglium basic info
Scientific Name: Croton tiglium L..
Family: Euphorbiaceae.
Genus: Croton.
For common names of Croton tiglium in different languages - See link
Description: Croton tiglium, known as Purging Croton, and also called Jamaal Gota in Hindi and Urdu. tiglium is one of the 50 fundamental herbs used in traditional Chinese medicine, where it has the name bā dòu. The plant is poisonous with the bark used as an arrow poison and the seeds used to poison fish. - for more info about Croton tiglium See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Croton tiglium
*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


Croton tiglium in other websites
Croton tiglium 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 Croton tiglium - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Croton tiglium - See link.


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