Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton

Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton

Annual

  • Nutrient-rich soils
  • ruderal
  • Apocynaceae
  • Giant milkweed
  • Sodoms apple
  • פְּתִילַת-הַמִּדְבָּר הַגְּדוֹלָה
  • תַּפּוּחַ סְדוֹם
  • ptilat ha-midbar ha-gdola
  • tapuakh Sdom
  • عشار
  • عشر
  • عشير
  • xasheer
  • xishar
  • xushar
Medicinal uses

Complaints treated by Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton

System/State Complaint / Use Actions Preparation and Administration Parts Used Source
Gastrointestinal Nausea Anti-nausea

Grind fruits, add Calotropis leaves + iron debris (khar el-khadid) & eat a little daily

Grind fruits, add Calotropis leaves + iron debris (khar el-khadid) & eat a little daily

leaf
Oral health Toothache Analgesic

Use plant latex (Preparation/ Admin. not specified )

Use plant latex (Preparation/ Admin. not specified )

Latex