5) The Alabama Indians used the bark of Zanthoxylum americanum, (toothache tree/prickly ash) as packing in cavities and around teeth for toothaches.
What does ZAAM stand for?
ZAAM stands for Zanthoxylum Americanum (common pricklyash)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Arisaema triphyllum (jack-in-the-pulpit), Zanthoxylum americanum (prickly-ash), Erythronium albidum (prairie fawnlily), Viola pubescens (smooth yellow violet), and Parthenocissus quinquefolia (Virginia creeper).
Abstract Leaf, fruit, stem, bark and root of Zanthoxylum americanum were investigated for antifungal activity with 11 strains of fungi representing diverse opportunistic and systemic pathogens, including Candida albicans, Cryptococcus neoformans and Aspergillus fumigatus.