Elaeis guineensis is a medicinal plant belonging to Palmae family. In Africa, it is locally named Ope, Igi-Ope, Nkwe, Ake, Kwakwar among other names. it is also commonly referred as Red Oil Palm.

The plant’s healing properties are extracted from the root, palm oil, bark, kernels

The plant is used for the treatment of malaria, mental disorders, diarrhoea, asthma, measles. 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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