Stachys cretica L.

Stachys cretica L.

Geophytes, Vines

  • Mediterranean maquis and forest
  • Lamiaceae
  • Cretan Hedgenettle
  • Cretan Woundwort
  • Mediterranean Woundwort
  • אֶשְׁבָּל כְּרֵתִי
  • eshbal kreti
  • دوينة
  • dweina
Medicinal uses

Complaints treated by Stachys cretica L.

System/State Complaint / Use Actions Preparation and Administration Parts Used Source
General Internal inflammation Anti-inflammatory

Decoct whole plant in water & drink

Decoct whole plant in water & drink

Whole plant
Respiratory Cough /colds/ asthma Anti-catarrhal, Anti-infective, Anti-tussive, Bronchodilator

Decoct plant & drink, or inhale steam for 15 min

Decoct plant & drink, or inhale steam for 15 min