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Accepted name: 
Zea mays L. [Poaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist ( Three stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
ai Other Med. Pl. Nicarag. Atlantic Coast (Barrett, 1994)
amylum maydis Pharmaceutical Japanese Pharmacopoeia 15th edn. (2006)
Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 16th edn. (2012)
aravósitos Other Med. Pl. Use: Monasteries on Cyprus (Lardos & Heinrich, 2013)
awási Other Med. Pl. E. Nicaragua (Coe et al., 1996)
aya Other Med. Pl. Nicarag. Atlantic Coast (Barrett, 1994)
baby blue eyes corn Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bajri Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bara jauvar Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
barajuar Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bhutta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
blue corn Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bottah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bourbon Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
buti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cholam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
colam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
corn Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Med. Pl. Nicarag. Atlantic Coast (Barrett, 1994)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
Native American Ethnobotany (Moerman, 1998)
Survey of Trad. Drugs Sold in Jordan (Lev, 2002)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
Tea and Herbal Infusions Europe Pl. Inventory (THIE, 2021)
Trad. Drugs in Israel at End C20th (Lev & Amar, 2000)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
corn flakes Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
corn flour Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
corn oil Other Japanese Pharmacopoeia 15th edn. (2006)
Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 16th edn. (2012)
Korean Pharmacopoeia, 9th edn. (2007)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 32 (2008)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 37 (2013)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
corn oil (unhydrogenated) Other Food Chemicals Codex (USP, 2008)
corn on the cob Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
corn silk Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
corn starch Other Japanese Pharmacopoeia 15th edn. (2006)
Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 16th edn. (2012)
Korean Pharmacopoeia, 9th edn. (2007)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 32 (2008)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 37 (2013)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
corn syrup solids Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 32 (2008)
dodda jola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
durah-kizan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
durah-shami Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
durahkizan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
durahshami Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gandume-makkah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gaudume-makkah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gaudumemakkah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gocinajola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
goinjol Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
govina jola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
hallina jola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
hidi jola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
hintahe-rumi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
hintahe-runu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
hintaherunu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
hominy Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
indian corn Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Medicinal plants in Viet Nam (WHO, 1990)
iringu Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
jagung Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
jawar Other Med. Pl. in Talagang, Punjab Province (Nazish Rehman et al., 2017)
jawdra Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
jonnapothu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
junri Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kalampóki Other Med. Pl. Use: Monasteries on Cyprus (Lardos & Heinrich, 2013)
kandaja Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khalavan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khandarus Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khandaruz Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khoshahe-makki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khoshahemakki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kukri Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kundige jola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
macca cholam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mahakaya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mahakayah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
maidis stigma Pharmaceutical Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
mais Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
Tea and Herbal Infusions Europe Pl. Inventory (THIE, 2021)
maiz Other Med. Plants for Diabetes in C. America (Giovannini et al., 2016)
Pl. Res. of the Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Valley, Mexico (Casas et al., 2001)
maiz, aceite Other Farmacopea Herbolaria Mexico (2001)
maize Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Med. Pl. Nicarag. Atlantic Coast (Barrett, 1994)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
Medicinal plants in Viet Nam (WHO, 1990)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
maize oil, refined Other European Pharmacopoeia, 6th edn. (2007)
European Pharmacopoeia, 7th edn. (2012)
maize starch Other British Pharmacopoeia 2015, Vol. 4 (2014)
European Pharmacopoeia, 6th edn. (2007)
European Pharmacopoeia, 7th edn. (2012)
majs Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
maka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Pl. for Geohelminth in Kalat District, Pakistan (Bibi et al., 2016)
makaibonda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makaya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makayah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makayi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makie Other Med. Pl. in Arid Regions of N. Punjab, Pakistan (Ashfaq et al., 2019)
makka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makka colam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makka-cholam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makka-zonnalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makkac-colam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makkaccolam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makkah-bhuttah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makkah-javar Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makkai-jola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makkasholam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makkazonnalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makkejola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mako Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
makya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
maydis amylum Pharmaceutical European Pharmacopoeia, 6th edn. (2007)
European Pharmacopoeia, 7th edn. (2012)
maydis oleum raffinatum Pharmaceutical European Pharmacopoeia, 6th edn. (2007)
European Pharmacopoeia, 7th edn. (2012)
maydis stigma Pharmaceutical Korean Herbal Pharmacopoeia (2002)
maydis stylus Pharmaceutical Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
maíz Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
Med. Plts. in Loja & Zamora-Chinchipe, Ecuador (Tene, 2007)
maíz, aceite refinado Other Farmacopea Herbolaria Mexicanos (2013)
maïs Other Les Plantes Méd. de la Pharmacopée: Liste A (2000)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
mealies Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mekke jola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mekkejola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
meksikan jola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
milho Other Med. Pl. Braz. Pharm. (Brandão et al., 2006)
Med. Pl. N.E.Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2008)
mokka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mokka jonna Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mokka-jonna Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mokkajanna Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mokkajonna Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mokkajonnalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mosanam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mukka-jauri Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mungri Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
musukina jola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
musukojola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
musukujola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
oleum maydis Pharmaceutical Japanese Pharmacopoeia 15th edn. (2006)
Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 16th edn. (2012)
pelos de elafe Other Farmacopea Herbolaria Mexico (2001)
polenta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pop corn Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
refined maize oil Other British Pharmacopoeia 2009, Vol. 4 (2008)
British Pharmacopoeia 2012, Vol. 4 (2011)
British Pharmacopoeia 2015, Vol. 4 (2014)
rişoy genime şami Other Ethnobot. & Trade of Pl. in Qaysari Market, Iraq (Mati & Boer, 2011)
samputantastha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
shikhalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sitaropoúlla Other Med. Pl. Use: Monasteries on Cyprus (Lardos & Heinrich, 2013)
stigma maydis Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
stigmata maidis Other U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
styli cum stigmatis zeae maydis Pharmaceutical Med. Pl. of the Russian Pharm. (Shikov, 2014)
topical starch Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 37 (2013)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
turka-cholam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
yavanala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
yu mi shu Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
yu mi syu Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
yu mi xu Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
yugandhara Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
yumi Other Med. Pls. Used by Maonan People in China. (Hong et al., 2015)
zea Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
zein Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 32 (2008)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 37 (2013)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
zonaloo Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
zorrat Other Survey in Kohghiluyeh va Boyer Ahmad, Iran (Mosaddegh, 2012)
zurratul-makkah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
zurratulmakkah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
αραβόσιτος Other Modern Pl. Use in Monasteries on Cyprus, 2006-2012 (Lardos, 2016)
καλαμπόκι Other Modern Pl. Use in Monasteries on Cyprus, 2006-2012 (Lardos, 2016)
σιταροπούλα Other Modern Pl. Use in Monasteries on Cyprus, 2006-2012 (Lardos, 2016)
トウモロコシデンプン Other Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 16th edn. (2012)
トウモロコシ油 Other Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 16th edn. (2012)
玉米 Other Med. Pls. Used by Maonan People in China. (Hong et al., 2015)
玉米鬚 Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)