Tonka Bean

What other names is Tonka Bean known by?

Almendrillo Negro, Coumarouna odorata, Cumaru, Cumarú, Dipteryx odorata, Dutch Tonka, English Tonka, Fève Tonka, Gaïac de Cayenne, Tonka, Tonka Seed, Tonquin Bean, Torquin Bean.

What is Tonka Bean?

Tonka bean is from a tree. The fruit and seed are used to make medicine.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Cough, cramps, earache, mouth sores, nausea, spasms, sore throat, tuberculosis, and other conditions.

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