Ficus exasperata is a medicinal plant belonging to Moraceae family. In Africa, it is locally named Epin, Ewe-Ipin among other names. it is also commonly referred as Sand Paper Tree.

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

The plant is used for the treatment of stomach disorder, scabies, gonorrhoea, urinary ailments, jaundice, abortifacient, antipyretic. 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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