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Medicinal uses of Pithecellobium dulce and its health benefits

@article{Kulkarni2018MedicinalUO,
  title={Medicinal uses of Pithecellobium dulce and its health benefits},
  author={Kaushik Vilas Kulkarni and Varsha R Jamakhandi},
  journal={Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry},
  year={2018},
  volume={7},
  pages={700-704}
}
Pithecellobium dulce has been utilized by antiquated individuals in treating various sorts of ailments due to its restorative properties. The bark and pulp being astringent and haemostatic are used to treat gum ailments, toothache and bleeding. Bark extracts are used for chronic diarrhea, dysentery, constipation and tuberculosis. Extract of leaves is employed as a remedy for indigestion and to prevent spontaneous abortion and for gall bladder ailments and to treat both open and closed wounds… 

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