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Plant Details

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 plant reference:
ai Other Med. Pl. Nicarag. Atlantic Coast (Barrett, 1994)
amylum maydis Pharmaceutical Japanese Pharmacopoeia 15th edn. (2006)
Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 16th edn. (2012)
awási Other Med. Pl. E. Nicaragua (Coe et al., 1996)
aya Other Med. Pl. Nicarag. Atlantic Coast (Barrett, 1994)
corn Other Ayurvedic Med. Plants of Sri Lanka (2016)
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)
Trad. Drugs in Israel at End C20th (Lev & Amar, 2000)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
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 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)
indian corn Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Medicinal plants in Viet Nam (WHO, 1990)
iringu Other Ayurvedic Med. Plants of Sri Lanka (2016)
maidis stigma Pharmaceutical Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
mais Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
maiz Other Med. Plants for Diabetes in C. America (Giovannini et al, 2016)
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)
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)
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)
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)
milho Other Med. Pl. Braz. Pharm. (Brandão et al., 2006)
Med. Pl. N.E.Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2008)
oleum maydis Pharmaceutical Japanese Pharmacopoeia 15th edn. (2006)
Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 16th edn. (2012)
pelos de elafe Other Farmacopea Herbolaria Mexico (2001)
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)
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)
yu mi shu Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
yu mi xu Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
yumi Other Med. Pls. Used by Maonan People in China. (Hong et l., 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)
zorrat Other Survey in Kohghiluyeh va Boyer Ahmad, Iran (Mosaddegh, 2012)
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 l., 2015)