The medicinal use of Cardiospermum halicacabum. (Baloon Vine, Heart Seed, Balsam Apple) locally known as Shaworo, Erapoo, Mpikpo, Fadama, Garafunin.0
Cardiospermum halicacabum . is a medicinal plant belonging to Sapindaceae family. In Africa, it is locally named Shaworo, Erapoo, Mpikpo, Fadama, Garafunin among other names. it is also commonly referred as Baloon Vine, Heart Seed, Balsam Apple.
The plant’s healing properties are extracted from the leaves, root
The plant is used for the treatment of skin eruption, piles, rheumatism, syphilitic sores, gonorrhea, ameorrhoea, emetic, nervous disorders
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