Tylophora dahomensis is a medicinal plant belonging to Asclepidiaceae family. In Africa, it is locally named Okashi Nwanzu among other names. it is also commonly referred as Country Ipecacuanha.

The plant’s healing properties are extracted from the leaves, stem, root

The plant is used for the treatment of measles, smallpox, emetic, expecdorant, blood purifier, diphoretic astringent, chronic bnronchitis, skin diseases, syphilis, appetiser, . 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.

Leave a Reply