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Plant Details

Accepted name: 
Myroxylon balsamum (L.) Harms [Fabaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist: unpublished records ( Two stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
balsam of peru Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
balsam of tolu Other Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
The Plant-Book (Mabberley, 1996)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
balsam peru Other U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
balsam peru oil Other Food Chemicals Codex (USP, 2008)
balsam-of-peru Other Amazonian Ethnobot. Dictionary (Duke et al., 1994)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
The Plant-Book (Mabberley, 1996)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
balsam-of-peru tree Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
balsam-of-peru-tree Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
balsam-of-tolu Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
balsama de matagalpa Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
balsamo Other Med. Plants for Diabetes in C. America (Giovannini et al., 2016)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
balsamo de el salvador Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
balsamo de tolú Other Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
balsamo del perù Other Dizionario Delle Erbe Med. (Suozzi, 1995)
balsamo del perú Other Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
balsamo del tolù Other Dizionario Delle Erbe Med. (Suozzi, 1995)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
balsamo do peru Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
balsamum peruvianum Other E-Kommission: Approved Status (1984-1994)
European Pharmacopoeia, 6th edn. (2007)
European Pharmacopoeia, 7th edn. (2012)
Farmacopeia Brasileira, 5th edn. (2010)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
balsamum tolutanum Pharmaceutical E-Kommission: Approved Status (1984-1994)
European Pharmacopoeia, 6th edn. (2007)
European Pharmacopoeia, 7th edn. (2012)
Farmacopeia Brasileira, 5th edn. (2010)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
baume de tolu Other Les Plantes Méd. de la Pharmacopée: Liste A (2000)
baume de tolú Other ISO 4720:2009 Essential oils: Nomenclature (2009)
baume du pérou Other ISO 4720:2009 Essential oils: Nomenclature (2009)
Les Plantes Méd. de la Pharmacopée: Liste A (2000)
baumier de tolu Other Dizionario Delle Erbe Med. (Suozzi, 1995)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Les Plantes Arom. et Med. (Bremness, 1996)
baumier du pérou Other Dizionario Delle Erbe Med. (Suozzi, 1995)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
baumire de tolu Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
bálsamo blanco Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
bálsamo de perú Other Farmacopea Argentina, 8th edn. (2012)
Farmacopea Herbolaria Mexicanos (2013)
Farmacopea Herbolaria Mexico (2001)
bálsamo de tolu Other Farmacopeia Brasileira, 5th edn. (2010)
bálsamo de tolú Other Farmacopea Argentina, 8th edn. (2012)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Med. Pl. Braz. Pharm. (Brandão et al., 2006)
bálsamo del perú Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
bálsamo do peru Other Farmacopeia Brasileira, 5th edn. (2010)
Med. Pl. Braz. Pharm. (Brandão et al., 2006)
bálsamo peruviano Other Med. Pl. Braz. Pharm. (Brandão et al., 2006)
cabreuva Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
chaquino Other Med. Plts. in Loja & Zamora-Chinchipe, Ecuador (Tene, 2007)
chirraca Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
estoraque Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Med. Pl. of Chazuta Valley (Sanz-Biset et al., 2009)
Plants for Malaria, Plants for Fever (Milliken, 2019)
kattakumanjal Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
myroxyle Other Dizionario Delle Erbe Med. (Suozzi, 1995)
Les Plantes Arom. et Med. (Bremness, 1996)
naba Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
oleo vermelho Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
opobalsam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
palo de balsamo Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
peru balsam Other British Pharmacopoeia 2009, Vol. 4 (2008)
British Pharmacopoeia 2012, Vol. 4 (2011)
British Pharmacopoeia 2015, Vol. 4 (2014)
European Pharmacopoeia, 6th edn. (2007)
European Pharmacopoeia, 7th edn. (2012)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
perubalsam Other E-Kommission: Approved Status (1984-1994)
perubalsambaum Other Dizionario Delle Erbe Med. (Suozzi, 1995)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
perubalsamträd Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
peruvian balsam Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
ISO 4720:2009 Essential oils: Nomenclature (2009)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
WHODrug Herbal Substances (WHO-UMC, 2019)
piupinten Other Plants for Malaria, Plants for Fever (Milliken, 2019)
quinoquino Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
tolu Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
tolu balsam Other British Pharmacopoeia 2009, Vol. 4 (2008)
British Pharmacopoeia 2012, Vol. 4 (2011)
British Pharmacopoeia 2015, Vol. 4 (2014)
European Pharmacopoeia, 6th edn. (2007)
European Pharmacopoeia, 7th edn. (2012)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
ISO 4720:2009 Essential oils: Nomenclature (2009)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 32 (2008)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 37 (2013)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
tolu balsam syrup Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 32 (2008)
tolu balsam tincture Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 32 (2008)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 37 (2013)
tolu balsam tree Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
tolu-balsam-tree Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
tolu-balsambaum Other Dizionario Delle Erbe Med. (Suozzi, 1995)
Kräuter Gewürze und Heilpflanzen (Bremness, 1994)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
tolubalsam Other E-Kommission: Approved Status (1984-1994)
tolubalsambaum Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
árbol de tolú Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
árbol tolú Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)