Tragopogon coelesyriacus

Tragopogon coelesyriacus Boiss.

Asteraceae (Compositae)

  • Tragopogon longirostris Bischoff ex Sch.Bip.
  • Long-beaked Goat's Beard
  • Long-beaked Salsify
  • Purple or Common Salsify
  • ذنب الفرس
  • ذنيبة
  • ذنيبة الفرس
  • لحية التيس البقاع
  • danab el-faras
  • duneiba
  • duneibat el-faras
  • lihyat el-tais el-baqa'
  • זְקַן-תַּיִשׁ אָרֹךְ
  • zeqan-tayish arokh

Hemicryptophyte

  • Batha
  • Phrygana
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Medicinal Complaints / Uses

Tragopogon coelesyriacus Boiss.

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

Parts Used

Source
Cardiovascular

Heart/ chest pain

Analgesic, Cardiac

Dry aerial parts, prepare infusion in water like tea & drink hot + sugar x3 cups/day.

Aerial partsZ
Endocrine/ Metabolic

Diabetes

Hypoglycemic

Decoct aerial parts & drink x1 cup/day.

Aerial partsB
Gastrointestinal

Gastroenteritis

Anti-Infective

Dry aerial parts, prepare infusion in water like tea & drink hot + sugar x3 cups/day.

Aerial partsZ

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Tragopogon genus has some species which contain coumarins, stilbenoids, olean & triterpene saponins which can be toxic to the liver & kidney.