Hypoestes verticillaris is a medicinal plant belonging to Acanthaceae family. In Africa, it is locally named Ekere, Akwukwoijiji among other names. it is also commonly referred as .
The plant’s healing properties are extracted from the whole plant leaves
The plant is used for the treatment of sore, fever, antiseptic, chest pains. 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.