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Accepted name: 
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton [Apocynaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist ( Three stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
'ušâr Other Med. Pl. Yemen (Fleurentin et al., 1982)
a rga i rtsa ba Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
a rgai rtsa ba Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
aak Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Med. Pl. for Oral Diseases in Central Punjab (Fatima et al., 2018)
Med. Pl. in Talagang, Punjab Province (Nazish Rehman et al., 2017)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
aak (madar) Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
aakado Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
aakdo Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
aakro Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
acka Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
adityapushpika Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
aeka Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
ag Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ak Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
akada Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
akada phool Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
akado Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
akan Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
akand Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
akanda Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Ethnobot. of the Pangkhua Community in Bangladesh (Faruque, 2019)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
akaro Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
akavana Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
akda Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
akdo Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
akh Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
akha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
akk Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Med. Pl. for Respiratory Disorders in Abbottabad (Kayani et al., 2014)
Med. Pl. in Arid Regions of N. Punjab, Pakistan (Ashfaq et al., 2019)
Pl. for Snake and Scorpion Bite in N. Pakistan (Butt et al., 2015)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
akondu Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
akone Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
akra Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
akro Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
akund Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
alarka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
alarkah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
algodao-de-seda Other Med. & Pois. Pl. N.E.Braz. (Agra et al., 2007)
algodão-da-praia Other Med. & Pois. Pl. N.E.Braz. (Agra et al., 2007)
Med. Pl. N.E.Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2008)
algodão-de-seda Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Med. Pl. N.E.Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2008)
apple of sodom Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
apple-of-sodom Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
arakha Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
arakka Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
arako Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
arbre à soie Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
arka Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
arka (ayurveda) Other Commercially Important African Med. Plants (Van Wyk, 2015)
arka (leaf) Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
arka (root) Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
arka (stem bark) Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
arka-vrishaha Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
arkagida Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
arkah Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
arkamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
arkaparna Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
arkavrikshaha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ashkar Other Handbook of Arabian Medicinal Plants (Ghazanfar, 1994)
ashkhar Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
asphota Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
auricula-tree Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
aushar or aush-shar Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
badabadam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
bhanu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bhānu Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
bikkortono Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
bili aekka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bili aekkada gida Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bili yekkada gida Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bimbora Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bomubomu Other Med. Plants in Lagos, Nigeria. (Olowokudejo, 2008)
bukam Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
cabbagetree Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
calotrope Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
calotropis Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
calotropo Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
camelweed Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
dead sea apple Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
dead sea fruit Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
dirghpushpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dudla Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ekka Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
ekkadagida Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
ekkagida Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
ekke Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
ekkegida Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
ekkemale Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
erikka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
erikku Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
erra jilledu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
errikku Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
erukkalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
erukku Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
flor-de-cera Other Med. & Pois. Pl. N.E.Braz. (Agra et al., 2007)
Med. Pl. N.E.Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2008)
flor-de-seda Other Med. & Pois. Pl. N.E.Braz. (Agra et al., 2007)
Med. Pl. N.E.Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2008)
french cotton Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
french-cotton Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
ganarupaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
giant milkweed Other Commercially Important African Med. Plants (Van Wyk, 2015)
giant-milkweed Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
gigantic-swallow-wort Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
gråbladig kronbuske Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
gul-e-kharaq Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
gul-e-madar Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
gulabi aak Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
jilledu Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kapoktree Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
kashthila Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kempu ekka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kharak Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khark Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kkarak Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kotuki Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
ksiraparna Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
lalakara Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
lalrui Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
madar Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
madar tree Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
madara Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
maddar Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
madder tree Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
mandaaramu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mandara Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
mandaramu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
mandaro Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
mudar Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
mudar plant Other Wild Med. Pl. Jordan (Al-Qura'n, 2009)
mudar. Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
mudarpflanze Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
myhara Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
nallajilledu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
napal Other Ethnobot. of the Pangkhua Community in Bangladesh (Faruque, 2019)
oscherstr Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
oshar Other Handbook of Arabian Medicinal Plants (Ghazanfar, 1994)
Med. Plants in Jordan (Oran, 1998)
Trad. Med. Pl. of Al-Rass Province, Saudi Arabia (El-Ghazali, 2010)
osher Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
oshur Other Handbook of Arabian Medicinal Plants (Ghazanfar, 1994)
pi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
poumpoumssé Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
pratapa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pratapasa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
prince-of-wales crown Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
rajarka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
raktarka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ravi Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
retoakah Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
roostertree Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
rubberbush Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
rui Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
rupika Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sadapushpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sadapushpi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
safed-ak Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
safedak Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
shakar-ul-ushar Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
shambhu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sharkarapushpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
shitakarka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
shuklaphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
shveta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
shvetarka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
small crownflower Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
sodom apple Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
sodom's-milkweed Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
sodom-apple Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
spulmai Other Med. Pl. in Mountainous Chail Valley, Pakistan (Ahmad et al., 2014)
stabragh Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
surya patra Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
swallowwort Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
sūrya Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
tapana Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tulaphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ushar Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Handbook of Arabian Medicinal Plants (Ghazanfar, 1994)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
ushayr Other Med. Plants in Jordan (Oran, 1998)
ushr Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
vallerikku Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
vasuka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vedha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vellai erukkan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vellai erukku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vellerakku Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
vellerku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vellerukku Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
vikirana Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vrittamallika Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
yercum Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
yeroocum pawl Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
zaharnak Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
zahr-ul-ushr Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
عشار Other Med. Plants in Jordan (Oran, 1998)
عشير Other Med. Plants in Jordan (Oran, 1998)