Blighia sapida is a medicinal plant belonging to Sapindaceae family. In Africa, it is locally named Isin, Okpu Ulla, Gwanja Kusa among other names. it is also commonly referred as Akee Apple.

The plant’s healing properties are extracted from the leaves, bark, fruit

The plant is used for the treatment of malaria, migraine, dysentery, ease labour, hypoglycaemic agent, (note that coat is poisonous). The information provided is not intended to be a substitute for medical treatment. Please consult your medical care provider before using herbal medicine, particularly if you have a medical condition or if you are pregnant or nursing.

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