Artemisia sieberi Besser

Artemisia sieberi Besser

Annual

  • Mediterranean maquis and forest
  • Artemisia herba - alba Asso.
  • Compositae
  • White Wormwood (Herba-alba)
  • לַעֲנַת הַמִּדְבָּר
  • la'anat ha-midbar
  • شيح
  • sheeh
Medicinal uses

Complaints treated by Artemisia sieberi Besser

System/State Complaint / Use Actions Preparation and Administration Parts Used Source
Cardiovascular High blood pressure Hypotensive

Decoct whole plant in water, alone or + yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit + Carob seeds & drink 1 cup x3/day

Decoct whole plant in water, alone or + yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit + Carob seeds & drink 1 cup x3/day

Whole plant
Endocrine/ Metabolism Diabetes mellitus Hypoglycemic

Decoct whole plant in water, alone or + yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit + Carob seeds & drink instead of water.

Decoct whole plant in water, alone or + yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit + Carob seeds & drink instead of water.

Whole plant
Gastrointestinal Abdominal pain Carminative

Prepare extract of whole plant + za'atar (Thyme) (Thymbra capitata) or + Cumin (Cuminum sp.) + na'ana (Mentha sp.) & drink

Prepare extract of whole plant + za'atar (Thyme) (Thymbra capitata) or + Cumin (Cuminum sp.) + na'ana (Mentha sp.) & drink

Whole plant
Gastrointestinal Diarrhea, Dysentery Anti-diarrheal, Anti-infective

1. Decoct whole plant in water alone or +yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit +Carob seeds; for diarrhea drink x3 cups/day; for dysentery x4 large cups/day

1. Decoct whole plant in water alone or +yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit +Carob seeds; for diarrhea drink x3 cups/day; for dysentery x4 large cups/day

Whole plant
Gastrointestinal Gas/ bloating Anti-inflammatory

Decoct whole plant in water, alone or + yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit + carob seeds & drink 1 cup x3/day.

Decoct whole plant in water, alone or + yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit + carob seeds & drink 1 cup x3/day.

Whole plant
Gastrointestinal Gas/ bloating Carminative

1.Decoct plant in water, alone or + yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit + Carob seeds & drink 1 cupx 3 /day.

2. Prepare extract of whole plant + za'atar (Thyme) (Thymbra capitata) or + cumin (Cuminum sp.) + na'ana (Mentha sp.) & drink

1.Decoct plant in water, alone or + yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit + Carob seeds & drink 1 cupx 3 /day.

2. Prepare extract of whole plant + za'atar (Thyme) (Thymbra capitata) or + cumin (Cuminum sp.) + na'ana (Mentha sp.) & drink

Whole plant
Haematology Lack of blood (anemia) Nutritive

Decoct plant in water, alone or + yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit + carob seeds & drink 1 cupx 3 /day.

Decoct plant in water, alone or + yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit + carob seeds & drink 1 cupx 3 /day.

Whole plant
Infections Intestinal worms Anti-parasitic, Vermifuge

Decoct whole plant & drink

Decoct whole plant & drink

Whole plant
Infections Measles Ant-infective

Prepare extract of whole plant & drink+ honey.

Prepare extract of whole plant & drink+ honey.

Whole plant
Musculoskeletal/ joints Muscle weakness Unspecified

Prepare extract of whole plant & drink+ honey.

Prepare extract of whole plant & drink+ honey.

Whole plant
Respiratory Asthma (attack & prevention) Bronchodilator

Decoct plant in water, alone or + yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit + Carob seeds & drink 1 cupx 3 /day.

Decoct plant in water, alone or + yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit + Carob seeds & drink 1 cupx 3 /day.

Whole plant
Respiratory Colds Anti-catarrhal, Anti-infective

Grind whole plant, add oil, burn & inhale smoke

Grind whole plant, add oil, burn & inhale smoke

Whole plant
Respiratory Throat/ Respiratory tract inflammation / cough Anti-infective, Anti-tussive, Demulcent

1. Decoct plant in water, alone or + yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit + carob seeds & drink 1 cupx 3 /day.

2. (For coughing) Cook whole plant in water, add honey; Can also add azir (Rosmarinus sp.) (Rosemary)

1. Decoct plant in water, alone or + yansun (Pimpinella anisum) fruit + carob seeds & drink 1 cupx 3 /day.

2. (For coughing) Cook whole plant in water, add honey; Can also add azir (Rosmarinus sp.) (Rosemary)

Whole plant