Medical & HealthMedicinal Plants

The medicinal use of Sphenocentrum jollyanum (Sphenocentrum) locally known as Akerejupon.

Sphenocentrum jollyanum is a medicinal plant belonging to Menispermaceae family. In Africa, it is locally named Akerejupon among other names. it is also commonly referred as Sphenocentrum.

The plant’s healing properties are extracted from the roots, fruits

The plant is used for the treatment of cough, wounds, aphrodisiac, fever, jaundice, breast swelling related to menstrual cycles, malaria. 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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