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Scientific Name: Plumeria rubra L.
Collector: N.P. Balakrishnan
Uses: Bark is stimulant and its decoction is used as a purgative, febrifuge, and emmenagogue. Bark is used in dropsical and venereal infections and is said to be a powerful antiherpatic. Latex is rubefacient and purgative; and is used for treatment of itch, rheumatism,and gum troubles. Roots are cathartic.