Solanum americanum Mill.

Solanum americanum Mill.

Geophytes, Vines

  • Batha
  • Phrygana
  • Solanum nigrum L.
  • Solanaceae
  • Black nightshade
  • Common nightshade
  • Purple nightshade
  • סוֹלָנוּם שָׁחֹר
  • solanum shakhor
  • بندورة الحية
  • سموة
  • عنب الثعلب
  • عنب الذيب
  • bandoret el-hayya
  • samweh
  • xinab el-deb
  • xinab el-tha'lab
Medicinal uses

Complaints treated by Solanum americanum Mill.

System/State Complaint / Use Actions Preparation and Administration Parts Used Source
Dermatology Rash/ small skin lesions Vulnerary

Cook fruit / whole plant + Cichorium intybus + Descurainia sophia & drink
(See CAUTIONS)

Cook fruit / whole plant + Cichorium intybus + Descurainia sophia & drink
(See CAUTIONS)

Whole plant, fruit
Gastrointestinal Jaundice Hepatic

Cook fruit / whole plant + Cotoneaster nummularia+ Alhagi sp,+ Anchusa sp,+ Nymphaea sp. + Cichorium root. Pour liquid stew onto Cassia fistula, add almond oil & drink x 1 mornings for 5 days. Eat plenty of watermelon with above preperation & also eat a small live fish (!!) every morning.

Cook fruit / whole plant + Cotoneaster nummularia+ Alhagi sp,+ Anchusa sp,+ Nymphaea sp. + Cichorium root. Pour liquid stew onto Cassia fistula, add almond oil & drink x 1 mornings for 5 days. Eat plenty of watermelon with above preperation & also eat a small live fish (!!) every morning.

Whole plant, fruit
Infections High fever & Malaria Anti-infective, Anti-pyretic

(A) Cook whole plant in water +Viola odorata.+ Nymphaea alba +Cichorium root.
(B) Cook cassia fistula+Alhagi +almond oil.
Drink preparation (A) for 3 days morning & evening.
If no improvement, drink preparation (B) only once.
Next day drink preparation (B) again but prepared without Cassia fistula.
If fever persists on 6th day give again original preparation (B)

(A) Cook whole plant in water +Viola odorata.+ Nymphaea alba +Cichorium root.
(B) Cook cassia fistula+Alhagi +almond oil.
Drink preparation (A) for 3 days morning & evening.
If no improvement, drink preparation (B) only once.
Next day drink preparation (B) again but prepared without Cassia fistula.
If fever persists on 6th day give again original preparation (B)

Whole plant, fruit
Infections Measles ( hasba See NOTES): Anti-microbial

(A) Cook whole plant in water +Viola odorata.,+Nymphaea alba +Cichorum root.

(B) Cook Cassia fistula +Alhaji sp. &+almond oil

(C) Cook as in (b) but add Cotoneaster nummularia

Drink preparation (A) for 3 days, morning and evening.
If no improvement drink (B)
As final treatment drink (C)

(A) Cook whole plant in water +Viola odorata.,+Nymphaea alba +Cichorum root.

(B) Cook Cassia fistula +Alhaji sp. &+almond oil

(C) Cook as in (b) but add Cotoneaster nummularia

Drink preparation (A) for 3 days, morning and evening.
If no improvement drink (B)
As final treatment drink (C)

Whole plant, fruit