Alchornea cordifolia

Common names:

Alchornea, Alchornea cordifolia, Iporuru.


Traditional uses of Alchornea cordifolia:

Alchornea cordifolia shows antimicrobial activity against Babesia, Bartonella, Chlamydia pneumoniae and Mycoplasma.

Alchornea cordifolia has the following properties:

  • antibacterial (also for resistant strains)
  • antiviral
  • antifungal
  • antiparasitic
  • anti-inflammatory
  • antioxidant
  • antineoplastic
  • relaxing smooth muscles
  • protecting erythrocytes against microbial infection



Alchornea cordifolia may not be used by pregnant women and during lactation.


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