Vergleich: Siehe: Asterales
Uses: diabetes/fever reduction (persistent)/headache/joint pain associated with AIDS (an infusion of the plant is taken as needed).
Leaves are exported and can be purchased in grocery stores aiming to serve African clients.
Roots of V. amygdalina used for gingivitis and toothache due to its proven antimicrobial activity.
Chemotherapy Sensitivity - V. amygdalina extracts may render cancerous cells to be more sensitive to chemotherapy. Inhibition of the growth
or growth signals of cancerous cells.
Suppression of metastasis of cancerous cells in the body by the inhibition of NFҡB is demonstrated in animal studies.