African Wild Potato

What other names is African Wild Potato known by?

African Potato, Bantu Tulip, Hypoxis, Hypoxis hemerocallidea, Hypoxis Plant, Hypoxis rooperi, Papa Silvestre Africana, Pomme de Terre Sauvage d'Afrique, South African Star Grass, Sterretjie.

What is African Wild Potato?

African wild potato is a plant. People use it to make medicine.

Possibly Effective for...

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Lung cancer, bladder infections, cancer, lung disease, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), tuberculosis (TB), arthritis, a skin condition called psoriasis, wound healing, and improving the immune system.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).


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