Fraxinus angustifolia

Fraxinus angustifolia subsp. syriaca (Boiss.) Yalt.

Oleaceae

  • Fraxinus syriaca Boiss.
  • Narrow- leaved Ash
  • Syrian Ash
  • دردار سوري
  • dordar suri
  • מֵילָה סוּרִית
  • meila surit

Tree

  • Humid habitats
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Medicinal Complaints / Uses

Fraxinus angustifolia subsp. syriaca (Boiss.) Yalt.

System/StateTraditional
Complaint/Use
Activity / Interpretation Traditional
Preparation/Administration

Parts Used

Source
Gastrointestinal

Constipation

Laxative

Decoct leaves & drink x1 cup/day until recovery.

Bulb, RootZ
General

Ascites

Anti-hydropic

Decoct leaves & drink x1 cup/day until recovery.

Bulb, RootZ
Musculoskeletal/ Joints

Rheumatism

Analgesic, Anti-arthritic, Anti-inflammatory

Decoct leaves & drink x1 cup/day as needed.

Bulb, RootZ

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Fraxinus genus has some species which can acuse flatulence in sensitive patients. Contraindicated in bowel obstruction. Not recommneded for long term use.