Asparagus aphyllus L.

Asparagus aphyllus L.

Annual

  • Mediterranean grasslands
  • Asparagaceae
  • Mediterranean asparagus
  • Pricly asparagus
  • אַסְפָּרַג הַחֹרֶשׁ
  • asparag ha-khoresh
  • عجرم
  • هليون
  • halayun
  • xajram
Medicinal uses

Complaints treated by Asparagus aphyllus L.

System/State Complaint / Use Actions Preparation and Administration Parts Used Source
Cardiovascular Chest/ heart pain Cardiac

Decoct whole plant & drink x 1 tablespoon as needed

Decoct whole plant & drink x 1 tablespoon as needed

Whole plant
Ear, Nose, Throat (ENT) Throat inflammation/ hoarseness Anti-infective, Demulcent

Decoct whole plant & drink x1 small teaspoon x3 /day.

Decoct whole plant & drink x1 small teaspoon x3 /day.

Whole plant
Endocrine/ Metabolism Diabetes Hypoglycemic

Decoct root (Admin.not specified)

Decoct root (Admin.not specified)

root
Gastrointestinal Ascites Unspecified

Decoct root (Admin.not specified)

Decoct root (Admin.not specified)

root
Gastrointestinal Bloating in colon Carminative

Decoct root, dissolve x1 spoon sodium sulphate in 1 cup & drink.

Decoct root, dissolve x1 spoon sodium sulphate in 1 cup & drink.

root
Gastrointestinal Gas Carminative

Mix ground seeds +powdered ginger (zingiber)+ yansoon (Pimpinella anisum) + kharmal (Peganum harmala)+ honey & eat x1 teaspoon mornings

Mix ground seeds +powdered ginger (zingiber)+ yansoon (Pimpinella anisum) + kharmal (Peganum harmala)+ honey & eat x1 teaspoon mornings

seed
Kidney & Urinary Tract Diuretic Diuretic

Decoct root (Admin.not specified)

Decoct root (Admin.not specified)

root
Kidney & Urinary Tract Kidney stones & sand Anti-lithic

1. Decoct root (Admin.not specified)

2. Strain decoction of root, add ground coffee +lemon juice & drink daily before breakfast.

1. Decoct root (Admin.not specified)

2. Strain decoction of root, add ground coffee +lemon juice & drink daily before breakfast.

root
Musculoskeletal/ Joints Rheumatism Analgesic, Anti-arthritic, Anti-inflammatory

Cook whole plant in water & stand over steam protected from cold.

Cook whole plant in water & stand over steam protected from cold.

Whole plant
Respiratory Colds & Runny nose Anti-catarrhal, Anti-infective

Decoct whole plant & drink 1 cup x3/day.

Decoct whole plant & drink 1 cup x3/day.

Whole plant
Respiratory Cough Anti-tussive

Decoct whole plant & drink 1 tablespoon x3/day

Decoct whole plant & drink 1 tablespoon x3/day

Whole plant