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.
Bengali/Vernacular Name: Milam, Jangli Am, Uri Am.
Description of the Plant:
A large tree. Leaves 15-25.5 cm long, oblong or elliptic-lanceolate, acuminate. Panicle very lax spreading; branches slender; flowers small, white, with yellow veins. Fruit a very sour fleshy drupe.
Fruits are used in dog bite in different part of the country (Yusuf et al. 2009). Leaves are used to brush teeth in toothache.
Forests of Chittagong, Chittagong Hill Tracts and Cox's Bazar.