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Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

Pig's senna in English is the name of a plant defined with Chamaecrista absus in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Cassia exigua Roxb. (among others).

Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):

· Pharmaceutical Biology (1998)
· Hortus Bengalensis, or ‘a Catalogue of the Plants Growing in the Hounourable East India Company's Botanical Garden at Calcutta’ (1814)
· Nomenclator Botanicus (1840)
· Transactions of the Linnean Society of London (1871)
· Webbia (1955)
· Species Plantarum (1753)

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