The medicinal use of Crotalaria retusa (Rattle Box, Rattle Pea) locally known as Koropo, Alatunse, Saworo, Yara, Akidimuo.


Crotalaria retusa is a medicinal plant belonging to Leguminosae family. In Africa, it is locally named Koropo, Alatunse, Saworo, Yara, Akidimuo among other names. it is also commonly referred as Rattle Box, Rattle Pea.

The plant’s healing properties are extracted from the root, seeds, juice of pods, leaves

The plant is used for the treatment of fever, cirrhosis, liver lesions, dysentery, colic, vermifuge
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.

October 22, 2014 |

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