Sauropus androgynus

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Sauropus androgynus

(saw'rō-pŭs an-droj'ĕ-nŭs),
an Asian shrub the leaves of which are sometimes eaten cooked, but when used uncooked as an unproved appetite suppressant, causes bronchiolitis fibrosa obliterans.

Sauropus androgynus,

n part used: extract; uses: reduce body weight; precautions: can cause bronchiolitis obliterans. Also called
chekkurmanis.