Salacia

What other names is Salacia known by?

Chundan, Kathala Hibutu Tea, Ponkoranti, SO, S. oblonga, Salacia oblonga, Salacia reticulata.

What is Salacia?

Salacia is an herb. The root and stem are used to make medicine.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Diabetes, weight loss, skin itching, gonorrhea, joint problems, and asthma.

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