The proper name for the konjac plant is Amorphophallusbut it is also sometimes called konjaku, elephant yam, devil's tongue, snake palm, and voodoo lily. This article explores the potential health benefits of konjac as supported by scientific evidence. It also looks at how to use konjac and whether there are any risks to consider before taking it.
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It is also known as konjakukonnyaku potatodevil's tonguevoodoo lilysnake palmor elephant yam though this name is also used for A. The single leaf is up to 1. The food made from the corm of this plant is widely known in English by its Japanese name, konnyaku yam cakebeing cooked and consumed primarily in Japan and Korea.