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Plant Details

Accepted name: 
Guaiacum officinale L. [Zygophyllaceae]
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World Checklist: unpublished records ( Two stars out of three )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:
bois de gaiac Other Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
Timber Press Plant Names (Erhardt et al., 2009)
bois de gäiac Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
bois de vie Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
chobehyat Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
common lignum vitae Other Commonly Traded CITES-Listed Species in Primer (AHPA, 2013)
gaïac officinal Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
guaiac Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al, 2007)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
guaiac resin Other Food Chemicals Codex (USP, 2008)
guaiaci lignum Pharmaceutical Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
guaiaci resina Pharmaceutical Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
guaiaco Other Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
Med. Pl. Braz. Pharm. (Brandão et al., 2006)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
guaiacum Other Commonly Traded CITES-Listed Species in Primer (AHPA, 2013)
Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al, 2007)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
guajaci lignum Pharmaceutical E-Kommission: Approved Status (1984-1994)
guajacum Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al, 2007)
guajakbaum Other Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
Timber Press Plant Names (Erhardt et al., 2009)
guajakholz Other E-Kommission: Approved Status (1984-1994)
guajakholzbaum Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
guayacar Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al, 2007)
guayacán negro Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
gum guaiac Other Food Chemicals Codex (USP, 2008)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
kuvakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kuvakkucceti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
legno santo Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
lignum vitae Other, Pharmaceutical Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al, 2007)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
The Plant-Book (Mabberley, 1996)
Timber Press Plant Names (Erhardt et al., 2009)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
lignum-vitae Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
palo santo Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al, 2007)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
palosanto Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
pau santo Other Med. Pl. Braz. Pharm. (Brandão et al., 2006)
pockenholts Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
pockholz Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Timber Press Plant Names (Erhardt et al., 2009)
resin guaiac Other U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
schlangenholz Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
uajacum Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)