Paullinia pinnata

Family Name: 
Sapindaceae
Local Name: 
Tuantini
Uses As Per Literature: 

Leaves are cooked as a vegetable. Leaves are used to treat metabolic disorders in young children.

Source: Useful Tropical Plants Database 2014

Traditional Uses: 

Roots are used as an aphrodisiac. It is also used in the treatment of sores.

Plant Category: 
Medicinal Plants
Disease Treated: 
  • Sexual weakness