croton is a plant. the oil from the seeds is used to make medicine.
notwithstanding serious safety issues, humans take croton seeds for emptying and cleaning the belly and intestines. additionally they take croton seeds to deal with gallbladder issues, colic, blocked intestines, and malaria.
croton seeds are occasionally applied directly to the skin for muscle and joint pain (rheumatism), gout, nerve ache (neuralgia), and bronchitis.
ba dou, croton, croton tiglium, croton cathartique, graines de croton, piñón de indias, tiglium, tiglium seeds.
insufficient proof to fee effectiveness for:
taken by using mouth
emptying and cleansing the belly and intestines.
applied to the skin