Adenia venenata is a medicinal plant belonging to Passifloraceae family. In Africa, it is locally named Dodo, Yaga, Arokeke, Oti, among other names. it is also commonly referred as Akerbia.

The plant’s healing properties are extracted from the leaves, roots, stem-bark, fruits

The plant is used for the treatment of cough, bronchitis, urinary tract infections, fever, stem-pulp is an aphrodisiac, syphilis, gonorrhoea, anagelsic, diuretic, hypertension, fish poison 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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