Ito K, et al. (1978) Yakugaku Zasshi 98(9): 1285-1287.

Uses: In Indonesia, the leaves of Marsdenia tinctoria (Roxb.) R. Br. are used to assuage stomachache and to promote hair growth. In Malaysia, the plant is used by the Ibans to make a dye by soaking the leaves in the water. The dried stem bark of Marsdenia condurango (Condurango, British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1934), has been used as an aromatic, bitter and gastric sedative in the form of a tincture (1 in 1; dose 0.5 mL-4 mL).

Warning: Caution must be taken as the toxic effects of this plant are unknown

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