Irish Potato, Ja Ying Ye, Papa, Patatas, Patate, Patate Irlandaise, Pomme de Terre, Pomme de Terre Blanche, Pomme de Terre Irlandaise, Solanum tuberosum, White Potato.
People take raw potato juice for stomach disorders and water retention (edema). A purified protein powder made from potato is mixed with water and used to control appetite for weight loss.
Some people put raw potato directly on the affected area for arthritis, infections, boils, burns, and sore eyes.
In foods, potato is eaten, used as a source of starch, and fermented into alcohol.
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