Blighia sapida Health effects and herbal facts

Known as
akee akee-apple
Blighia sapida

Medical use

Economic importance of Blighia sapida

Human food fruit
Materials beads
Medicines folklore
Vertebrate poisons mamals

Gallery

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Geografical distribution

  • AFRICA
    Native
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon; Gabon; Sao Tome and Principe
    • West Tropical Africa: Benin; Burkina Faso; Cote D'Ivoire; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Mali; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Togo

Biological activities

Acidulant
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Aldose-Reductase-Inhibitor
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Allergenic
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Hederagenin found in Plant
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Analgesic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Angiotensin-Receptor-Blocker
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
AntiAGE
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
AntiCFS
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
AntiCTS
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
AntiLyme
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
AntiPMS
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Antiacne
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antiacrodynic
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antiaggregant
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiaging
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antiakathisic
Iron found in Aril (130 ppm);found in Seed (173 ppm)
Antialcoholic
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antiallergic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antialzheimeran
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antiamblyopic
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antianemic
Iron found in Aril (130 ppm);found in Seed (173 ppm)
Antianginal
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antianorectic
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antianxiety
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Antiarabiflavinotic
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Antiarrhythmic
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Antiarthritic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Antiasthmatic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antiatherosclerotic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Antibackache
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antibacterial
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiberiberi
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Anticancer
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Anticanker
Iron found in Aril (130 ppm);found in Seed (173 ppm)
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Anticapillary-Fragility
Hederagenin found in Plant
Anticarcinomic
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Anticardiospasmic
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Anticarpal-Tunnel
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Anticataract
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Anticephalagic
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Anticervicaldysplasic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Anticheilitic
Iron found in Aril (130 ppm);found in Seed (173 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Antichilblain
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Anticlimacteric
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Anticold
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Anticolitic
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Anticonvulsant
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Anticoronary
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antidecubitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antideliriant
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antidementia
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antidepressant
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Antidermatitic
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antidiabetic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antidyspeptic
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antidysphagic
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antieczemic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiedemic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Hederagenin found in Plant
Antiencephalitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiencephalopathic
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antiendometriotic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiepileptic
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antifatigue
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antifibrinolytic
Hederagenin found in Plant
Antifibrotic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antigallstone
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antigastritic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antigingivitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiglaucomic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiglossitic
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Antihangover
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antiheartburn
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antihemorrhagic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antihepatitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antihepatotoxic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiherpetic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antihistaminic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antihyperactivity
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antihyperkeratotic
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antihyperkinetic
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Antihypertensive
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
Antiichythyotic
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antiinfertility
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiinflammatory
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Hederagenin found in Plant
Antiinsomniac
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Antiinsomnic
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antikeratitic
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Antilepric
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antileukoplakic
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antilipoperoxidant
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antilithic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antilupus
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antimaculitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antimastitic
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antimeasles
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antimenopausal
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Antimenorrhagic
Iron found in Aril (130 ppm);found in Seed (173 ppm)
Antimigraine
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antimutagenic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antimyocarditic
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antineuralgic
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antineuramidase
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antineurasthenic
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antineuritic
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antineuropathic
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antinitrosic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiobesity
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
Antiorchitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiosteoarthritic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiosteoporotic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Phosphorus found in Aril (2300 ppm);found in Seed (2455 ppm)
Antioxidant
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Antiozenic
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antipapillomic
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antiparkinsonian
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antiparotitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antipellagric
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Antiperiodontitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Antiphotophobic
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Antipityriasic
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antipneumonic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antipodriac
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antipoliomyelitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Antiporphyric
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antiproliferant
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antipsoriac
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antipyretic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiradicular
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Antiretinotic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antirheumatic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Antirhinitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiscorbutic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antiscotomic
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antiseptic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antishingles
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antispasmodic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antistress
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Antisyndrome-X
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antitic
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Antitrypanosomic
Hederagenin found in Plant
Antitumor
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
Antiulcer
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
Antivertigo
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Antiviral
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Antixerophthalmic
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Anxiolytic
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Phosphorus found in Aril (2300 ppm);found in Seed (2455 ppm)
Apoptotic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Asthma-preventive
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Beta-Blocker
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
Beta-Glucuronidase-Inhibitor
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
COX-1-Inhibitor
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
COX-2-Inhibitor
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Calcium-Antagonist
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Calcium-Channel-Blocker
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Cancer-Preventive
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Aril (4.5 ppm);found in Seed (6 ppm)
Cardioprotective
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Chemopreventive
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Circulotonic
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Cold-preventive
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Collagenic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Colorant
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Detoxicant
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Diuretic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
Fibrinolytic
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Fistula-Preventive
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Fungicide
Hederagenin found in Plant
Gastroprotective
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Hepatoprotective
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Hepatotoxic
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Hypocholesterolemic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Hypoglycemic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Hypolipidemic
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Hypotensive
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
Hypouricemic
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
Immunomodulator
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Immunostimulant
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Phosphorus found in Aril (2300 ppm);found in Seed (2455 ppm)
Insectifuge
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Interferon-Synergist
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Interferonogenic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Laxative
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
Lithogenic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Molluscicide
Hederagenin found in Plant
Mucogenic
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Mucolytic
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Neuroprotective
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Osteogenic
Phosphorus found in Aril (2300 ppm);found in Seed (2455 ppm)
Pesticide
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Hederagenin found in Plant
Thiamin found in Aril (4 ppm);found in Seed (7 ppm)
Phagocytotic
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Prooxidant
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Iron found in Aril (130 ppm);found in Seed (173 ppm)
Sedative
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Serotoninergic
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Thymoprotective
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Tranquilizer
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Ubiquiot
Beta-carotene found in Aril (18 ppm)
Uricosuric
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Urinary-Acidulant
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Vasodilator
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)
Calcium found in Aril (1950 ppm);found in Seed (1300 ppm)
Fiber found in Aril (81000 ppm);found in Seed (153000 ppm)
Niacin found in Aril (88 ppm);found in Seed (84 ppm)
Vulnerary
Ascorbic-acid found in Aril (1530 ppm);found in Seed (2735 ppm)

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Chemicals detected

Chemical Plant part Low ppm High ppm
Ascorbic-acid Aril 260 1,530
Seed 780 2,735
Ash Aril 12,000 449,000
Seed 14,000 104,000
Beta-carotene Aril 5.5 18
Calcium Aril 400 1,950
Seed 200 1,300
Carbohydrates Aril 46,000 225,000
Seed 55,000 569,000
Fat Aril 200,000 649,000
Seed 12,000 611,000
Fiber Aril 16,000 81,000
Seed 3,000 153,000
Glycylglycylglycine Plant
Hederagenin Plant
Hypoglycin Fruit
Iron Aril 27 130
Seed 17 173
Kilocalories Aril 1,960 6,360
Seed 640 6,320
L-gamma-glutamyl-l-hypoglycin Seed
L-hypoglycin Fruit
Niacin Aril 14 88
Seed 16 84
Phosphorus Aril 160 2,300
Seed 700 2,455
Protein Aril 50,000 206,000
Seed 42,000 267,000
Riboflavin Aril 1.4 4.5
Seed 0.9 6
Thiamin Aril 1.3 4
Seed 0.7 7
Trans-alpha-amino-2-carboxycyclopropane-acetic-acid Plant
Water Aril 576,000 692,000
Seed 715,000 798,000
Y-l-glutamyl-alpha-amino-b-(2-methylene-cyclopropyl)-propionic-acid Seed
Reference: Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases. [Online Database]