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Standard name Dioscorea villosa
Other names
Standard abbr. Dios.
Other abbr.
Scientific name Dioscorea villosa L.
Other scientific names Merione villosa (L.) Salisb.; Dioscorea quinata Walter; Dioscorea sativa L.; Dioscorea paniculata Michx.; Dioscorea glauca Muhl. ex L.C.Beck; Dioscorea longifolia Raf.; Dioscorea cliffortiana Lam.; Dioscorea waltheri Desf.; Dioscorea quaternata Walter; Dioscorea pruinosa Kunth; Dioscorea hexaphylla Raf.; Dioscorea hirticaulis Bartlett; Dioscorea lloydiana E.H.L.Krause; Dioscorea megaptera Raf.; Dioscorea repanda Raf.
Common names Wild yam
Substance description Tincture of fresh root, or trituration of resinoid, Dioscorein.
Distinctness VARIANTS (1. Root; 2. Resinoid)
Classification Organism – Plantae – Magnoliophyta – Liliopsida – Dioscoreales – Dioscoreaceae – Dioscorea


Materia medica


All standard homeopathic remedy names are listed in the Official Remedy Name List. Extended Remedy Name List includes all known naming variations (homeopathic names only). The Complete Remedy Name List includes all homeopathic names and all common names. This page is a part of ongoing Project Remedies.

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