Prosopis farcta (Banks & Sol.) J.F.Macbr.

Prosopis farcta (Banks & Sol.) J.F.Macbr.

Hemicryptophytes

  • Mediterranean maquis and forest
  • Leguminosae (Fabaceae)
  • Dwarf Mesquite
  • Syrian Mesquite
  • יַנְבּוּט הַשָּׂדֶה
  • yanbut ha-sade
  • جمبت
  • غاف
  • ينبوت
  • ghaf
  • jambet
  • yanbut
Medicinal uses

Complaints treated by Prosopis farcta (Banks & Sol.) J.F.Macbr.

System/State Complaint / Use Actions Preparation and Administration Parts Used Source
Cardiovascular Hypertension Hypotensive

Decoct root in water & drink x3 cups/day

Decoct root in water & drink x3 cups/day

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Kidney & Urinary Tract Kidney stones (dissolve & extract) Anti-lithic

Decoct root & drink

Decoct root & drink

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Kidney & Urinary Tract Urinary obstruction/ diuretic Diuretic

1.Cook root in water + parsley (Petroselinum sp.) & drink part of water; remainder used in bath

2. As diuretic: decoct root & drink instead of tea

1.Cook root in water + parsley (Petroselinum sp.) & drink part of water; remainder used in bath

2. As diuretic: decoct root & drink instead of tea

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Musculoskeletal/ Joints Soften badly mended broken bone (allowing it to be reset) Vulnerary

Prepare a steam bath from root+ Inula viscosa root + dafla leaves (Nerium Oleander) (Admin. not specified but from similar conditions affected limb is suspended over steam from boiling / decocting above receipe)

Prepare a steam bath from root+ Inula viscosa root + dafla leaves (Nerium Oleander) (Admin. not specified but from similar conditions affected limb is suspended over steam from boiling / decocting above receipe)

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