Medicinal Plants of Bangladesh
Medicinal Plants Database of Bangladesh includes the authentic Taxonomic Information, Vernacular/Bangla Name, Tribal and English Name, Family, Description and Photograph of the Plants, Chemical Constituents, Uses and Distribution of the species in Bangladesh. MPBD also contain dictionary of Botanical and Pharmacological terms.
Tribal Name: Kha Muchye, Kayah Museya (Marma)
Description of the Plant:
An evergreen shrub. Leaves opposite, 15-22 cm long, elliptic-lanceolate or oblanceolate, shortly acuminate, entire. Flowers rather small, white, in short peduncled sub-sessile cymes. Berries ovoid, the size of a large pea.
In Indo-China infusion of the leaves is given in fevers (Yusuf et al. 2009).
In evergreen forests of Sylhet and Chittagong Hill Tracts.