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Among these is Mucuna pruriens, also known as cowitch, poonaikalli or velvet bean.
However cowitch also contains a large number of essential minerals, which may affect the release, production or action of insulin and/or glucose tolerance factor.
Winged bean, jack bean, and velvet bean (also called cowitch) sound odd enough - but how about snout bean, ringworm bush, and fish poison bean?