Cynanchum acutum

Cynanchum acutum L.

Apocynaceae

  • Climbing-vine
  • Strangle-vine
  • Stranglewort
  • Swallowwort (genus)
  • بندورة الحية
  • مديد
  • bandoret el-hayya
  • muddid
  • חַנָּק מְחֻדָּד
  • khanaq mekhudad

Vines, Phanerophyte shrub

  • Humid habitats

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Medicinal Complaints / Uses

Cynanchum acutum L.

System/StateTraditional
Complaint/Use
Activity / Interpretation Traditional
Preparation/Administration

Parts Used

Source
Mental Health

Nervousness

Anxiolytic

Preparation/ Admin/ Plant Part not specified

Not specifiedB

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Cynanchum genus has species which contain cardiac glycosides that can effect the heart.