Marrubium vulgare L.

Marrubium vulgare L.

Chamaephytes

  • Desert
  • Thermophilous plants
  • Lamiaceae
  • White Horehound
  • מַרְמַר מָצוּי
  • מַרוּביוּן מָצוּי
  • marmar matzuy
  • marubion matzuy
  • جعصاص بري
  • ju'seis barri
Medicinal uses

Complaints treated by Marrubium vulgare L.

System/State Complaint / Use Actions Preparation and Administration Parts Used Source
Dermatology Antiseptic for skin & wounds / lesions Anti-septic

Apply fresh juice of plant to affected area

Apply fresh juice of plant to affected area

Whole plant
Dermatology Eczema Unspecified

Cook non-woody parts in sesame oil, prepare a salve & apply to lesions

Cook non-woody parts in sesame oil, prepare a salve & apply to lesions

Whole plant
Dermatology Open boils/ purulent lesions Anti-infective, Vulnerary

Cook whole plant in water & apply to affected area with wet cloth soaked in the liquid

Cook whole plant in water & apply to affected area with wet cloth soaked in the liquid

Whole plant
Endocrine/ Metabolism Diabetes Hypoglycemic

Preparation/ Admin. not specified

Preparation/ Admin. not specified

Gastrointestinal Abdominal pain Carminative

Cook whole plant in water & drink

Cook whole plant in water & drink

Whole plant
Musculoskeletal/ Joints Rheumatic pain Analgesic, Anti-arthritic, Anti-inflammatory

1.Add whole plant to bathwater + salt

2. Use as incense prepared with salt & shaba ( alum usually a hydrated double sulfate salt of aluminium)

1.Add whole plant to bathwater + salt

2. Use as incense prepared with salt & shaba ( alum usually a hydrated double sulfate salt of aluminium)

Whole plant
Respiratory Expectorant Expectorant

Decoct whole plant & drink

Decoct whole plant & drink

Whole plant
Wound Healing Wounds/skin lesions Vulnerary

Cook non-woody parts in sesame oil, prepare salve & apply to lesion

Cook non-woody parts in sesame oil, prepare salve & apply to lesion

Whole plant