In Tanzania, the juice from the stem of Costus spectabilis is used to treat worm infection alone or in combination with the juice of Dissotus rotundifolia or the stalk of Aframomum
danielli, a member of Zingiberaceae, is known to possess preservative properties and named cardamom.
danielli seeds are smooth, shining olive brown with a turpentine taste.
Uchenna, "Antibacterial activity of water, ethanol and methanol extracts of Ocimum gratissimum, Vernonia amygdalina and Aframomum
melegueta," Advances in Applied Science Research, vol.
danielli, a plant that grows widely in West Africa, is an underutilized plant species known to contain an enormous variety of interesting phytochemicals [1-3].
Samples collected were leaves of Aframomum
Ashorobi, "Effect of Aframomum
melegueta seed extract on castor oil-induced diarrhea," Pharmaceutical Biology, vol.
However, highly valued medicinal or food tree species, such as Sterculia tragacantha, Aframomum
cereum, and Dialium guineense were never used as fuel or construction woods.
(2004) A micropropagation method for korarima (Aframomum
corrorima (Braun) Jansen).
Information obtained through ethnobotanical interviews in local Ghanaian communities reveal that the stem bark, root, and leaves are boiled with water to treat malaria  and also rubbed on the body to treat chicken pox when it is ground with seeds of Xylopia aethiopica and Aframomum
Ekundayo, "Essential oil constituents of Aframomum
melegueta (Roscoe) K.
arundinaceum extract , 8-hydroxycudraxanthone G, cudraxanthone I , and sobavachalcone  were observed to have hypersensitivity, which means lower drug resistance, to GBM cells.