Nymphaea alba L.

Nymphaea alba L.

Chamaephytes

  • Desert
  • Thermophilous plants
  • Nymphaeaceae
  • European white waterlily
  • נִימְפֵאָה לְבָנָה
  • nimfe'a levana
  • زنبق الماء
  • نيلوفر
  • nilufar
  • zanbaq al-ma'
Medicinal uses

Complaints treated by Nymphaea alba L.

System/State Complaint / Use Actions Preparation and Administration Parts Used Source
Gastrointestinal Colds Carminative

1.Boil flower + i'nab (Zizyphus jujuba)+ tajerizi (Solanum nigrum) & drink (See CAUTIONS for Solanum nigrum) 2.Cook flowers in water &drink

1.Boil flower + i'nab (Zizyphus jujuba)+ tajerizi (Solanum nigrum) & drink (See CAUTIONS for Solanum nigrum) 2.Cook flowers in water &drink

Gastrointestinal Constipation Laxative

Prepare extract/ infusion of flowers + Viola odorata +Ziziphus jujuba. & drink without taking any other fluids. The following day eat Cassia fistula to clean gut . For next 24 hrs eat very little to let stomach rest

Prepare extract/ infusion of flowers + Viola odorata +Ziziphus jujuba. & drink without taking any other fluids. The following day eat Cassia fistula to clean gut . For next 24 hrs eat very little to let stomach rest

Flower
General Fever Anti-pyretic

Cook flowers in water & drink (See also fever preperation for Solanum americum)

Cook flowers in water & drink (See also fever preperation for Solanum americum)

Flower
Infections Measles Anti-infective

Cook flowers + Zizyphus jujuba + Cordia myxa. Strain & squeeze mixture & drink.

Cook flowers + Zizyphus jujuba + Cordia myxa. Strain & squeeze mixture & drink.

Flower
Respiratory Colds Anti-catarrhal, Anti-infective

1.Boil flower + i'nab (Zizyphus jujuba)+ tajerizi(Solanum nigrum) & drink (See CAUTIONS for Solanum nigrum)

1.Boil flower + i'nab (Zizyphus jujuba)+ tajerizi(Solanum nigrum) & drink (See CAUTIONS for Solanum nigrum)

Flower
Respiratory Colds Anti-catarrhal, Anti-infective

Boil flowers + i'nab (Zizyphus jujuba) + tajerizi (Solanum nigrum) & drink

Boil flowers + i'nab (Zizyphus jujuba) + tajerizi (Solanum nigrum) & drink