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


Desmodium gangeticum basic info
Scientific Name: Desmodium gangeticum (L.) DC..
Family: Leguminosae.
Genus: Desmodium.
Description: Desmodium gangeticum ( Sanskrit: अंशुमती anshumati, ध्रुवा dhruva, दीर्घमूला dirghamoola, पीवरी pivari, शालपर्णी shalaparni ) is a plant in the Fabaceae family. - for more info about Desmodium gangeticum See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Desmodium gangeticum
*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


Desmodium gangeticum in other websites
Desmodium gangeticum 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 Desmodium gangeticum - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Desmodium gangeticum - See link.


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