Medicinal Plants

Desmodium incanum
Desmodium barbatum and Desmodium incanum are crushed in water and drunk as a tisane to treat gonorrhea. Sometimes, also to treat gonorrhea, mayok chapel (Entada polystachya), lyenn chasen (Pinzona coriacea) and ti patat (Ruellia tuberosa) are pounded and put in water with a chopped, immature soursop (Annona muricata) then the water is drunk as tisane. pistach mawon is also used to bring in mother’s milk.