Pygeum

What other names is Pygeum known by?

African Plum Tree, African Prune, African Pygeum, Amande Amère, Ciruelo Africano, Prunier d'Afrique, Prunus africana, Pygeum africanum, Pygeum Africanus.

What is Pygeum?

Pygeum is a tree. The bark is used as medicine.

Likely Effective for...

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Inflammation, kidney disease, malaria, stomachache, fever, madness, sexual dysfunction, and other conditions.

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