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DIOSCOREA OPPOSITIFOLIA

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Family ► Dioscoreaceae.

Habitat ► South India; throughout the hills of Deccan.

Ayurvedic ► Amlikaakanda (controversial synonym).

Siddha ► Kavala-kodi, Venilai Valli.

Folk ► Aambaalio Kanda (Gujarat).

Action ► Used externally for reducing swellings.

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Indian Medicinal Plants

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