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                                            Medicinal Tubers

ELEPHANT-FOOT YAM

(Amorphophallus paeoniifolius)

 The tubers are prescribed as medicine in ayurveda to treat piles, dysentery, asthma, swelling of lungs, vomiting and abdominal pain. It is used as a blood purifier. The paste of tubers is applied externally to reduce pain in arthritis. Good for women hormones.