Calabar Bean

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What other names is Calabar Bean known by?

Chop Nut, Esere Nut, Faba Calabarica, Fève de Calabar, Haba de Calabar, Haricot de l'Ordalie, Legume, Ordeal Bean, Physostigma, Physostigma venenosum.

What is Calabar Bean?

Calabar is a plant. The bean is used for medicines.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Eye problems, reversing anesthesia, treating poisonings, constipation, epilepsy, cholera, and tetanus.

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