The medicinal use of Mucuna sloanei (Stinging Bean) locally known as Ewe-Ina, Werepe, Yerepe Esinsin, Kakara, Osese.0
Mucuna sloanei is a medicinal plant belonging to Leguminosae family. In Africa, it is locally named Ewe-Ina, Werepe, Yerepe Esinsin, Kakara, Osese among other names. it is also commonly referred as Stinging Bean.
The plant’s healing properties are extracted from the seeds, roots
The plant is used for the treatment of haemorrhoids, diuretics, micturition problems in children, skin diseases.
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.