Doctor in scrubs

W8MD Diet | COVID-19 portal | Vitamin D | Vaccine | Keto

WikiMD is the world's largest medical encyclopedia with
312,668 pages, 4,248,019 edits & 44,197,833 views.

Free unbiased diet, health and wellness info!


From WikiMD's free health, diet & wellness encyclopedia
(Redirected from Acalypha fruticosa)
Jump to navigation Jump to search

(ah-kal'-if-ah) [aKaXu^rjc, unveiled].

A genus of euphorbiaceous plants. A. jruti- cosa, of India, is useful in dyspepsia and diar- rhea, and is tonic and alterant. A. hispida has similar uses. A. indica is a plant common in India. The leaves are expectorant, emetic, laxative. A. virginica, of North America, is diuretic and expectorant. Dose of the fluid- extract 10 min.-i dr. (0.6-4.0 Cc); of the juice {succus acalyphce), for an infant, 1 dr. (4 Cc).

Latest research - Acalypha

Clinical trials


Acalypha is part of WikiMD's free ^articles!

^Acalypha (article) is provided for informational purposes only. No expressed or implied warranties as to the validity of content.
WikiMD is not a substitute for professional advice. By accessing and using WikiMD you agree to the terms of use.
Templates etc. when imported from Wikipedia, are licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0. See full disclaimers.
W8MD weight loss logo

Ad. Tired of being overweight?. W8MD's physician weight loss program can HELP. Tele medicine available