In the present paper, six Cinnamomum species are described that are used as spices and medicines by the Kanis community of Karaiyar region, Kalakad Mundanthurai–Tiger Reserve Forest, South India. Medicinal uses of the native population included the treatment of wounds, fever, intestinal worms, headaches and menstrual problems.
Maridass, Muthiah and Victor, Bonfilius
"Ethnobotanical Uses of Cinnamomum Species, Tamil Nadu, India,"
Ethnobotanical Leaflets: Vol. 2008
, Article 18.
Available at: http://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/ebl/vol2008/iss1/18