Mucuna pruriens flowers



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Mucuna pruriens flowers



Mucuna-pruriens

Mucuna pruriens flowers



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The plant and its extracts have been long used in tribal communities as a toxin antagonist for various snakebites.

Mucuna pruriens flowers



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It has long been used in traditional Ayurvedic Indian medicine for diseases including Parkinson’s disease.

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Mucuna pruriens

Mucuna pruriens

The seeds of Mucuna pruriens have been used for treating many dysfunctions in Unani Medicine,  It is also used in Ayurvedic medicine.

Mucuna pruriens flowers



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Common names :- Velvet bean, Bengal velvet bean, Florida velvet bean.

Mucuna pruriens flowers



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Scientific classification

Kingdom:             Plantae

(unranked):        Angiosperms

(unranked):        Eudicots

(unranked):        Rosids

Order:   Fabales

Family:  Fabaceae

Subfamily:           Faboideae

Tribe:    Phaseoleae

Genus: Mucuna

Species:               M. pruriens

Binomial name : Mucuna pruriens