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Tonka Bean Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Tonka Bean
Glycemic Index / Load
Tonco Bean
Botanical Name
Dipteryx Odorata
Homeopathic Name
Tongo   -   Mother Tincture

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Tonka Bean Cures

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Action of Tonka Bean

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Nutrients in Tonka Bean


Taste of
Tonka Bean

Parts Used

Seeds, Bark

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Tonka Bean

Excess may cause Skin irritation, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleeplessness and Liver problems.
Do not use if pregnant or Breastfeeding.
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Tonka Bean is a tree.
It is perennial.
It grows in a hot climate.
It grows up to 30 M.
Best used for Rheumatism.

Grown In

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Materia Medica for Tonka Bean

Tonka Bean General

Tonka Bean possess Anti Asthmatic, Anti Spasmodic, Emmenagogue and Cardio tonic effects.
Crushed Tonka Beans infused in tea cure number of health problems including Depression and Suicidal behavior. It boosts the Immune System.
A decoction prepared from the bark of Tonka Tree is used for treating Fever. The seeds of the tree are used for treating Cuts, Rheumatism, Contusions and Snake Bite. It is used internally for treating Cough. The fermented seeds are dropped inside the ears to cure Earaches and infection.
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