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Plant Details

Accepted name: 
Piper methysticum G.Forst. [Piperaceae]
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World Checklist: unpublished records ( Two stars out of three )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:
ava Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
ava root Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
ava-ava Other U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
awa Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
bari Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
gea Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
gi Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
intoxicating pepper Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
kao Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
kava Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
Native American Ethnobotany (Moerman, 1998)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
kava kava Other Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
Timber Press Plant Names (Erhardt et al., 2009)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
WHODrug Herbal Substances (WHO-UMC, 2019)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
kava pepe Other Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
kava pepper Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
kava-kava Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
kava-kava root Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
kava-kava-wurzelstock Other E-Kommission: Approved Status (1984-1994)
kava-kawa Other World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
kavaka Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
kavakava Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
kavapipar Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
kawa Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
kawa kawa Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
kawa pepper Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
kawa-kawa Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
kawapfeffer Other Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
keu Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
koniak Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
malohu Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
maluk Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
maori kava Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
meruk Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
milik Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
oyo Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
piper methysticum Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
piper methysticum root and rhizome Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
piperis methystici rhizoma Pharmaceutical E-Kommission: Approved Status (1984-1994)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
racine de poivre enivrant Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
rauschpfeffer Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
rhizoma de kava-kava Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
rhizoma piperis methystici Pharmaceutical WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
waghi Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
wati Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
yagona Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)
yanggona Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
yangona Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
yaqona Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 2 (2004)