yangona

yangona

(yan-gōn′a) [Fijian, a kind of drinking ceremony]
A tropical herb, formally known as Piper methysticum, and more commonly called kava kava.
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long pepper, malohu, maluk, meruk, milik, rauschpfeffer, sakau, tonga, wurzelstock, yagona, yangona) LIKELY HAZARDOUS: Adverse event reports or theoretical risks Bitter Orange High blood pressure; None (Citrus aurantium, increased risk of heart green orange, arrythmias, heart attack, kijitsu, neroli stroke.
tonga, wurzelstock, yagona, yangona) LIKELY HAZARDOUS: Adverse event reports or theoretical risks Bitter Orange (Citrus High blood pressure; None aurantium, green orange, increased risk of heart kijitsu, neroli oil, arrythmias, heart Seville orange, shangzhou attack, stroke.
maluk, meruk, milik, rauschpfeffer, sakau, tonga, wurzelstock, yagona, yangona) LIKELY HAZARDOUS: Adverse event reports or theoretical risks Bitter Orange (Citrus High blood pressure; None aurantium, green increased risk of orange, kijitsu, heart arrythmias, neroli oil, Seville heart attack, stroke.
Two unique evidence that cancer incidence rates in Fiji were unusually low, compared with those of another Pacific islands and that green tea beverage is an acknowledged cancer preventive in Japan, allowed us to study a local beverage in Fiji, kawa (kava kava) or yangona (Piper methysticum) belonging to Piperaceae.
Forst.; rauschpfeffer; and sakau; kava; kava pepper; kew; Piper methysticum; tonga; wurzelstock; and yangona.