lathyrus is a plant. human beings use it as medicinal drug.

notwithstanding serious protection issues, lathyrus sativus is used in unleavened indian bread. lathyrus seeds are eaten as meals and used as animal fodder all through the arena.

the vegetation of sweet pea (lathyrus odoratus) are grown for their shade and fragrance.

different names is lathyrus recognised by using:
caley pea, chícharo hirsuto, chickling vetch, chick-pea, doncenón, eternal pea, flat-podded vetch, gesse, gesse articulée, gesse des bois, gesse clymène, gesse commune, gesse chiche, gesse hérissée, gesse sauvage, gesse bathéreuse, guisante de olor, jarosse, lathyrus cicera, lathyrus clymenum, lathyrus hirsutus, lathyrus incanus, lathyrus odoratus, lathyrus pusillus, lathyrus sativus, lathyrus sylvestris, pois carré, pois de senteur, singletary pea, spanish vetchling, sweet pea, wild pea.

inadequate proof to fee effectiveness for:
any medical use.

greater evidence is wanted to rate the effectiveness of lathyrus for these uses.

lathyrus is probable dangerous while taken via mouth. it is toxic to nerves. it can reason muscle stress, muscle spasms, weakness, paralysis of leg muscle mass, weak heartbeat, decreased respiratory, seizures, and demise.

lathyrus poisoning and its headaches are rare in western nations, but they were documented for more than a century in europe, africa, and asia. regardless of the try to ban the sale of lathyrus sativus in numerous states of india, distribution maintains. to deactivate the poison, several techniques were tried. typically they contain soaking the seeds in water accompanied by using steaming or sun drying. roasting the seeds at excessive temperatures for twenty minutes also enables to smash the poison. however, those methods are best eighty-85% effective.