Corchorus olitorius L.

Corchorus olitorius L.

Chamaephytes

  • Desert
  • Thermophilous plants
  • Malvaceae
  • Jews Mallow
  • Nalta jute
  • מַלּוּכְיָה נֶאֱכֶלֶת
  • malukhya ne'ekhelet
  • ملوخية
  • mulukhiya
Medicinal uses

Complaints treated by Corchorus olitorius L.

System/State Complaint / Use Actions Preparation and Administration Parts Used Source
Gastrointestinal Cleans liver Hepatic

Mix leaves & seeds with barley & eat

Mix leaves & seeds with barley & eat

leaf, seed
Gastrointestinal Cleans liver Hepatic

Mix leaves and seeds with barley; eat

Mix leaves and seeds with barley; eat

leaf, seed
Gastrointestinal Laxative Laxative

Boil leaves & seeds in water, cool, filter & drink 1 cup x3 /day

Boil leaves & seeds in water, cool, filter & drink 1 cup x3 /day

leaf, seed
General Fever Anti-pyretic

Use leaves/& seeds (Preparation/ admin. not specified)

Use leaves/& seeds (Preparation/ admin. not specified)

leaf, seed
Haematology Blood cleanser Unspecified

Use leaves/& seeds (Preparation/ admin. not specified)

Use leaves/& seeds (Preparation/ admin. not specified)

leaf, seed
Nervous system Eye pain Analgesic

Use leaves/& seeds (Preparation/ admin. not specified)

Use leaves/& seeds (Preparation/ admin. not specified)

leaf, seed
Ophthalmology Eye pain Analgesic

Use leaves/& seeds (Preparation/ admin. not specified)

Use leaves/& seeds (Preparation/ admin. not specified)

leaf, seed
Other use Common food Nutritive

Cook leaves in water + salt+ lemon +meat & eat hot.

Cook leaves in water + salt+ lemon +meat & eat hot.

leaf