Ammi visnaga (L.) Lam.

Ammi visnaga (L.) Lam.

Annual

  • Humid habitats
  • Apiaceae
  • Toothpick grass
  • אַמִּיתָה קֵיצִית
  • amita qeitzit
  • بذر خلة
  • خلة بلدي
  • ساق العروس
  • bedher khilleh
  • khilleh baladi
  • saq al-'arus
Medicinal uses

Complaints treated by Ammi visnaga (L.) Lam.

System/State Complaint / Use Actions Preparation and Administration Parts Used Source
Endocrine/ Metabolism Diabetes Hypoglycemic

Decoct fruits & drink x 3 cups/day.

Decoct fruits & drink x 3 cups/day.

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Gastrointestinal Gallstones Anti-lithic, Cholagogue

1. Decoct in water fruit, + duket adas (Micromeria serpyllifolia) +Radish seeds & drink

2. Decoct fruits & drink x3 cups/day

1. Decoct in water fruit, + duket adas (Micromeria serpyllifolia) +Radish seeds & drink

2. Decoct fruits & drink x3 cups/day

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General Fever in internal inflammation Anti-inflammatory, Anti-pyretic

Decoct fruits & drink x3 cups/day

Decoct fruits & drink x3 cups/day

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Infections Tapeworm Anti-parasitic, Vermifuge

Fruit used (Preparation/ Admin. not specified)

Fruit used (Preparation/ Admin. not specified)

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Kidney & Urinary Tract Kidney stones Anti-lithic

Decoct fruits & drink x3 cups/day

Decoct fruits & drink x3 cups/day

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Kidney & Urinary Tract Urinary obstruction Unspecified

Cook fruit in water (Admin. not specified)

Cook fruit in water (Admin. not specified)

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Musculoskeletal/ Joints Back pain Analgesic, Anti-inflammatory

Decoct fruits & drink x3 cups/day

Decoct fruits & drink x3 cups/day

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Musculoskeletal/ Joints Rheumatism Anti-arthritic, Anti-inflammatory

Grind fruit, cook in olive oil & massage with oil.

Grind fruit, cook in olive oil & massage with oil.

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