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Systematic study of the use of plants and other natural products as medicine by a definite indigenous or cultural community

Ethnopharmacology

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What is NIRPROMP?

National Integrated Research Program on Medicinal Plants

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Native plant for kidney stones

Sambong (Blumea balsamifera)

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Native plant as antispasmodic

Tsaang gubat (Carmona retusa)

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Native plant for intestinal parasitism

Niyog-niyogan (Quisqualis indica)

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Native plant as antihyperuricemic

Ulasimang bato (Peperomia pellucid)

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12 CENTERS OF PLANT DIVERSITY

Mt. Apo, Mt. Makiling & Mt. Banahaw, Palawan, Mt. Baloy, Mt. Pulag, Romblon, Mt. Isarog, Mt. Talinis & Lake Balinsasayao, Sibuyan, Mt. Kitanglad, Palanan wilderness, South Samar

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Plant source of Morphine and Codeine

Papaver somniferum

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Plant source of Ouabain

Strophantus gratus

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Plant source of Theophylline

Camellia sinensis

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Plant source of Aspirin

Salix alba