Sinapis alba L.

Sinapis alba L.

Geophytes

  • Hard rock outcrops
  • Brassicaceae
  • White Mustard
  • חַרְדָּל לָבָן
  • khardal lavan
  • خردل أبيض
  • خردل بري
  • لفيتة
  • khardal abiadh
  • khardal barri
  • lafiteh
Medicinal uses

Complaints treated by Sinapis alba L.

System/State Complaint / Use Actions Preparation and Administration Parts Used Source
Gastrointestinal Gastric pain Antacid, Anti-ulcer

Cook seeds in water & drink

Cook seeds in water & drink

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Musculoskeletal/ Joints Back pain Analgesic, Anti-inflammatory

Wet ground up seeds with water & apply with bandage to affected area

Wet ground up seeds with water & apply with bandage to affected area

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Musculoskeletal/ joints Facial muscle cramps Anti-spasmodic

Grind seeds, add to khamira (sour dough /wheat starch made from wheat ) &
apply to face for 15-30 min.

Grind seeds, add to khamira (sour dough /wheat starch made from wheat ) &
apply to face for 15-30 min.

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Musculoskeletal/ Joints Rheumatic pain in muscles/ joints Analgesic, Anti-arthritic, Anti-inflammatory

1. Prepare poultice of seeds on cloth + dough & apply to painful area for 5 min or more

2. Sprinkle powderd seeds in hot bath & sit for 20 min.

1. Prepare poultice of seeds on cloth + dough & apply to painful area for 5 min or more

2. Sprinkle powderd seeds in hot bath & sit for 20 min.

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Respiratory Asthma Bronchodilator

1.Decoct crushed seeds in water & drink x3 cups/day
2. Eat ground seeds

1.Decoct crushed seeds in water & drink x3 cups/day
2. Eat ground seeds

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