MEDICINAL PLANTS FROM A TO Z

Medicinal plants from A to Z– Wormwood, Artemisia absinthium, ASTERACEAE, leaves and flowers, essential oil: eupeptic, stimulating appetite, general tonic essential oil but TOXIC
– Acacia, Acacia Senegal, MIMOSACEAE, “Arabic” gum: pharmacy (excipient) and food stabilizer (Industry)
– Yarrow, Achillea Millefolium, ASTERACEAE, flowers, tincture: anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, dermatology
– Aconite, Aconitum napellus, RENUNCULACEAE root: TOXIC, analgesic, sedative, anti-congestive respiratory, homeopathy
– Sweet flag, Acorus calamus, ARACEAE, rhizome tincture, essential oil: digestive stimulant, perfumery, risk TOXIC
– Adhatoda (malabar nut tree), Adhatoda vasica, ACANTHACEAE, leaf: asthma, chronic bronchitis, antispasmodic, expectorant
– Agave Agave Agave sisalane = fourcroydes, AMARYLLACEAE leaves: source hecogenin (steroid synthesis)
– Agrimony, Agrimonia eupatoria, ROSACEAE, leaves and flowers, tincture: astringent, anti-diabetic
– Aletris, Aletris farinosa, LILIACEAE root: eupeptic, aperitif
– Alfalfa, Medicago sativa, FABACEAE leaves: general stimulant, menopausal disorders
– Almond, Prunus dulcis, ROSACEAE, seed (kernel), leaves and flowers: oil in cosmetology and dermatology, medicinal oil, emollient
– Androgaphis, Andrographis paniculata, ACANTHACEAE, stem and leaf: minor gastrointestinal disorders, viral respiratory infections (anti-fever)
– Anemone, Anemone pulsatilla, RENUNCULACEAE whole plants, flowering part: antispasmodic, sedative, TOXIC fresh
– Dill, Anethum graveolens, APIACEAE, seeds, essential oil: digestive disorders, dyspeptie
– Chinese angelica, Angelica sinensis, APIACEAE, roots mainly in Chinese medicine
– angelica, Angelica archangelica, APIACEAE: digestive regulator, cholesterol
– Anise, Pimpinella anisum, APIACEAE, dry fruit: Digestive antispasmodic, carminative, anti-dyspeptic, psychostimulant
– Antiaris, Antiaris toxicaria, MORACEAE sap: TOXIC, poison arrows cardiotoxic
– Judea tree, Cercis silicastrum, CAESALPINIACEAE, seeds, buds: mucilaginous, softening, vascular antispasmodic
– areca palm, Areca catechu, PALMAEAE, seed (areca nut) masticatory psychostimulant, parasympathomimetic
– buckthorn, Hippophae rhamnoides, ELAEGNACEAE, fruit tonic, anti-infectives, vitamin C
– Aristolochia, Aristolochia clematis, Aristolochiaceae, leaves and roots: astringent, diuretic, emmenagogue
– mugwort, Artemisia vulgaris, ASTERACEAE, leaves and flowers, essential oil: eupeptic, antispasmodic, emmenagogue (tradition), painful menstruation
– Arnica, Arnica montana, ASTERACEAE, heads (flowers ) dried, tincture: vulnerary (trauma, bruises)
– Woodruff, Asperula odorata, RUBIACEAE, flower and whole plant: sedative, antispasmodic
– Eggplant, Solanum melongena, SOLANACEAE tincture: cholesterol
– Alder, Alnus glutinosa, BETULINEAE, bark, green leaves, buds: astringent, anti-inflammatory
– Elecampane, Inula helenium, ASTERACEAE, root and rhizome: diuretic, antitussive, anti-helminth
– Ayahuasca (or caapi, or yage), Banisteriopsis caapi, Banisteriopsis inebrians, Banisteriopsis rusbyana, Malpighiaceae, stems : hallucinogenic, mind-altering
– Acalypha Acalypha wilkesiana Acalypha indica, EUPHORBIACEAE, whole plant: antifungal, prevents arteriosclerosis (A. indica in Ayurvedic medicine), homeopathy (against hemoptysis)
– Adonis Adonis vernalis, RANUNCULACEAE, Flowers cardiac tonic and diuretic, slightly TOXIC
– Garlic, Allium sativum, LILLIACEAE, bulb: anti-atheromatous, antihypertensive, lipid-lowering, fibrinolytic , antiplatelet, immunostimulant, antibiotic
– Albizzia, Albizzia Lebeck, FABACEAE, bark, root bark: anti-allergic, cholesterol
-Alchemille, Alchemilla vulgaris, ROSACEAE, air paries: astringent
-Aloes, Aloe vera Aloe vulgaris = = Aloe barbadensis LILIACEAE, juice and aloe gel: laxative, dermatology cosmetology, immunostimulant, antiviral
-Amaranthes, Amaranthus spinosus, Amaranthus viridis, AMARANTHACEAE, aerial parts: “detoxing” traditional
-Ambrosia, Ambrosia maritima, ASTERACEAE, flowering tops: antispasmodic, diuretic, treatment of digestive schistosomiasis, molluscicide (pest control vectors)
-Ananas, Ananas comosus = Pineapple sativus, BROMELIACEAE, ripe fruit, stems: vitamin C, anti-inflammatory proteolytic enzymes, anti-platelet aggregating
axes by ray bread altilis Artocarpus communis = A = A. incisa, MORACEAE, fruit, latex: proteolytic, hypotensive, astringent and Dietetics (fermented fruit)
-Argémone, Argemone mexicana, Papaveraceae whole plants, seeds, latex: TOXIC, latex Wart
-Artichaut, Cynara scolymus, ASTERACEAE, sheets: choleretic, hypocholesterolemic
-Asclépias, Asclepias curassavica, ASCLEPIADACEAE, whole plant, latex: cardiac TOXIC but
-Astragale, Astraglus membranaceus, FABACEAE root: immunostimulant, antiviral, adaptogenic, diuretic, hypotensive
-Aubépine, Crataegus monogyna , C. laevigata = oxyacantha, C. pentagyna, C. nigra, C. azarolus, ROSACEAE, flowers, buds, tincture: sedative, cardiac erethism and neurotonie
-Avocat, Persea americana Persea = gratissima, LAURACEAE fruit: cosmetology, dermatology, dietetics, periodontal- Badamier, Terminalia catappa, COMBRETACEAE, fruit, leaves, bark: astringent, anti-diabetic, edible kernel
– Badiane, Illicium verum (China), Illicium anisatum = religiosum (Japan), ILLIACEAE fruit: dyspepties, colitis
– Horehound fetid, Ballota nigra, Labiateae, flowering tops, flowers: sedative, anxiolytic, antitussive
– Banana, Musa acuminata = sapientum Musa, Musa troglodytarum, MUSACEAE, fruit, sap, leaves Dietary, antiseptic, astringent, dressing
– Burdock, Arctium lappa, ASTERACEAE, root and leaf, tincture: antibacterial, antifungal, dermatology (boils), softening
– Basil, Ocimum basilicum, Labiateae, flowering tops, leaves, essential oil: digestive, tonic, antipyretic, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory
– Belladonna, Atropa belladonna , SOLANACEAE leaves: TOXIC, parasympatholytics alkaloids (hyoscyamine, atropine, scopolamine)
– Berberis (barberry or), Berberis vulgaris Berberis Berberis souliena and wilsonae (asia) BERBERIDACEAE roots: antibacterial, antifungal, hypotensive, tonic venous
– Berce spondyle, Heracleum spondylium, APIACEAE, whole plant but especially the roots, moderate hypotensive, aphrodisiac (vasodilation)
– Bistort, Polygonum bistorta, POLYGONACEAE root: astringent
– cornflower, Centaurea cyanus, ASTERACEAE, flowers: eye irritation, conjunctivitis
– Boerhaavia (or Patagonian) Boerhaavia diffusa Nyctaginaceae, root, leaf: anti-inflammatory, diuretic, stomachic, appetizer, tonic, sudorific
– Boldo, Pneumus boldus, Monimiaceae, leaf: dyspepties of hepatic origin, anti-inflammatory
– Mullein, Verbascum thapsus , densiflorum Verbascum, Verbascum phlomoides, SCROPHULARIACEAE, flowers and leaves: diuretic, sudorific, emollient
– Birch, Betula pendula Betula alba =, BETULACEAE, bark, leaves, buds, sap diuretic, antirheumatic, antiarthrosique
– buckthorn, Rhamnus frangula, RHAMNACEAE, dried bark: laxative
– Borage, Borago officinalis, BORAGINACEAE, leaves and flowers, seeds: diaphoretic, “purifying” traditional medicinal oil in skin care, source of unsaturated fatty acid
– Shepherd’s purse, Capsella bursa pastoris, BRASSICACEAE, whole plant , tincture: venous insufficiency, uterine bleeding (benign)
– Heather, Erica cinerea, Calluna vulgaris, ERICACEAE, flowers and flowering tops: diuretic and urinary antiseptic
– Bryony, Bryonia dioica, CUCURBITACEAE root: Toxic and caustic plant drastic purgative ( toxic)
– buchu, Barosma betulina, Barosma crenulata, Barosma serratifolia, RUTACEAE leaf essential oil: urinary antiseptic, diuretic, food industry and perfumery
– Bugle crawling, Ajuga reptans, Labiateae, sommitées flowers include: asthma, chronic bronchitis
– Bugrane (or stop-beef), Ononis spinosa, FABACEAE, root and whole plant: diuretic, urinary antiseptic
– bearberry (or bearberry), Arctostaphylos uva-ursi, ERICACEAE leaves: UTI

 

– Cachiman snotty, Rollinia mucosa, ANNONACEAE, seeds: insecticides
– Cade, Juniperus oxycedrus, CUPRESSACEAE, wood (Miera): dermatology, cosmetology
– Coffee, Coffea arabica, Coffea canephora, RUBIACEAE, seed: stimulating
– Cajeput, Melaleuca cajuputi, MYRTACEAE, leaves, essential oil: antiseptic especially urinary and genital tract
– Calebassier, Crescentia cujete, BIGONIACEAE, fruit pulp: antiseptic, antibiotic
– Calotropis, Calotropis procera = calotropis gigantea, ASCLEPIADACEAE, latex: TOXIC, arrow poison
– Roman Chamomile , Chamomilla nobile, ASTERACEAE, flower, whole plant, essential oil, tincture: Digestive antispasmodic, dyspepties, dermatology (softening, anti-pruritic)
– camphor, Cinnamomum camphora, LAURACEAE, wood, essential oil: analeptique cardiopulmonary, disinfectant, cosmetology
– cannabis, marijuana, hemp, Cannabis sativa, Cannabaceae, resin: psychodysleptique, analgesic, anti-asthmatic, FORBIDDEN use
– Cinnamon Cinnamomum zeylicanum, Cinnamomum cassia, LAURACEAE, bark, essential oil: spice, digestive, antiseptic digestive stimulant, bile, skin, Dermatology
– Capucine, Tropoleum majus, Tropaeolaceae, whole plant, leaf blade and petiole: dermatology, cosmetology, bronchial ailments
– Carapa = Andiroba, Carapa guyanensis, MELIACEAE, fruit, wood, oil: anti-inflammatory, antirheumatic, insect repellent, antimitotic, cosmetology
– Carob, Ceratonia siliqua, CAESALPINIACEAE, Seeds: mucilage, colopathies, dieting, pharmaceutical and food industries
– Safflower, Carthamus tinctorius, ASTERACEAE, flowers and seeds: unsaturated oil and dye, veno-lymphatic insufficiency, analgesic
– Caraway, Carum carvi, APIACEAE , fruit, essential oil: stomachic, antispasmodic, carminative, anti-dyspeptic, condiment
– cascara, Rhamnus purshianus, RHAMNACEAE, dried bark: laxative
– Scrap stinky, Cassia occidentalis, CAESALPINIACEAE, leaves, roots, seeds: antipyretic, diaphoretic, laxative
– Casse, Cassia fistula, Cassia senna, CAESALPINIACEAE, leaves, fruit: laxative
– Blackcurrant, Ribes nigrum, Grossulariaceae, fruit, leaf, essential oil, bud: anti-inflammatory, antiarthrosique, food industry
– Catnip, Nepeta cataria, LAMIACEAE, flowers, essential oil: antispasmodic, exciting cats
– Cath (or Kath), Catha edulis, CELESTRACEAE, leaf: chewing stimulant dependence-inducing
– Cedar of Lebanon, Cedrus limani, buds, essential oil: psoriasis, dry eczema, perfumery
– knapweed (small), Centaurium erythroea, GENTIANACEAE, flowering tops, flowers: aperitif, eupeptic, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic
– Cherry, Prunus Cerasus, ROSACEAE, fruit stalk: diuretic, anti-inflammatory
– Blessed Thistle, Cnidus benedictus, ASTERACEAE, luminary flowery: aperitif, eupeptic
– thistle, Silybum marianum, ASTERACEAE, fruit (seeds), tincture: liver protector, dyspepties of hepatic origin
– Charm, Carpinus betula, bud: respiratory infections, antiarthrosique, anti-hemorrhagic (thrombocytopenia)
– chestnut, Castanea vesca, bark, cat, bud, seed: astringent, veno-lymphatic protector
– celandine, Chelidonium majus, Papaveraceae, whole plant, latex: cholagogue, choleretic, warts, TOXIC
– Oak, Quercus pedonculata, Quercus robur and other species including Quercus infectoria, ARMENTACEAE, bark, seeds, buds, gall leaves: astringent, “detoxing” Traditional tonic
– Chicory, Cichorium intybus, ASTERACEAE, root, diuretic, dyspepties of hepatic origin
– Wheatgrass, Triticum repens Agropyrum repens = = Elymus repens, POACEAE, rhizome: diuretic, urinary anti-inflammatory
– Chrysantellum, Chrysantellum indicum, ASTERACEAE, whole plant tincture: hepatoprotective, hypolipidemic, bile duct, vascular protector
– hemlock, Conium maculatum (poison hemlock), Cicuta virosa (water hemlock ) APIACEAE, whole plant: VERY TOXIC exceptionally local analgesic compresses
– Cimifuga, Cimifuga racemosa Renonculaceae, rhizome: antispasmodic, hypotensive
– Citronella (the Indies, lemon grass), Cymbopogon citratus, Andropogon citratus, POACEAE, stem and leaf, essential oil: sudorific, antispasmodic sedative, antiseptic, antiparasitic
– Coca Erythroxylum coca Erythroxylum novogranatense, ERYTHROXYLACEAE leaves: Contact anesthetic, sympathomimetic stimulant, chewing
– Cocculus, Cocculus laurifolius, MENISPERMACEAE: hypotensive
– Coconut, Cocos nucifera, ARECACEAE = PALMAE, nuts, bud, root, sap edible oil, astringent, antiseptic
– Cola (or Kola), Cola nitida, STERCULIACEAE, seed: stimulating
– crocus, Colchicum autumnale, LILIACEAE, seed and bulb: VERY TOXIC, antimitotic, anti-inflammatory treatment of gout
– Coleus, Coleus Plectranthus amboinicus = amboinicus, Labiateae, whole plant, essential oil: antiseptic, fébriguge, digestive disinfectant
– Comfrey, Symphytum officinale, BORAGINACEAE, Root: external use in dermatology, trophic disorders and atonic wounds, itching
– Poppy, Papaver rhoeas, Papaveraceae, Petals: mild sedative, neurotonie
– Coriander, Coriandrum sativum, APIACEAE, fruit, essential oil: regulator of digestion, anti-dyspeptic, antidepressant
– Dogwood, Cornus sanguinea, bud, bark, fruit: astringent, antiscléreux, perhaps anticoagulant
– Soursop, Annona muricata, ANNONACEAE, fruit, leaves, essential oil, seeds: edible fruit, sedative, insecticide, source of alkaloids
– Cotton, Gossypium arboreum, Gossypium herbaceum, Gossypium hirsutum, Gossypium barbadense, MALVACEAE, seeds, flowers, leaves: antifertilisant, emollient, mucilaginous
– Squash, Cucurbita pepo, CUCURBITACEAE, seeds: anthelmintic, prostate adenoma
– Cubeb, Piper cubeba, PIPERACEAE, essential oil: antiseptic
– Myorelaxants, Chondrodendron tomentosum, Curarea toxifera, Cissampelos sp, Strychnos toxifera, Strychnos letalis, Strychnos sp.MENISPERMACEAE and LOGANIACEAE mainly bark: TOXIC, arrow poison, muscle relaxant in surgery and anesthesiology.
– Turmeric, Curcuma longa, Zingiberaceae rhizome, essential oil: choleretic, cholagogue , anti-inflammatory, gastroprotective, food coloring
– Cycas, Cycas revoluta, Cycas circinalis, and other species, Macrozamia sp Ceratozamia sp sp Encephalartos, cycad seeds… Toxic, carcinogen
– Cypress, Cupressus sempervirens, CUPRESSACEAE, female cones, mother tincture: veno-lymphatic protection, enuresis
– Senna alata Cassia alata, CAESALPINIACEAE leaves: laxative, antifungal
– Datura Datura stramonium SOLANACEAE leaves: source of alkaloids (scopolamine, atropine), TOXIC
– Derris, Derris sp.sp., FABACEAE, root, source of rotenone, non-toxic insecticide for warm-blooded animals
– Foxgloves, Digitalis lanata, Digitalis purpurea, SCROPHULARIACEAE, leaf: TOXIC, heart failure
– or Dioscorea yam, Dioscorea sp.sp. , DIOSCOREACEAE: diosgenin source for semi-synthesis of steroids
– Bittersweet, Solanum dulcamara, SOLANACEAE, rod: external use in dermatology, slightly TOXIC internal use
– sundew, Drosera rotundifolia, Drosera intermedia Drosera anglica, Drosera peltata, Drosera ramantacea, DROSERACEAE, whole plant: antispasmodic, mild sedative
– Echinacea, Echinacea purpurea, Echinacea angustifolia, Echinacea pallida, ASTERACEAE, root tincture: immunostimulant
– Wild rose, Rosa canina, ROSACEAE, fruit (rose hips), bud: tonic, astringent, immunostimulant, chronic infections of the upper respiratory tract, migraines
– Siberian ginseng, Eleutherococcus senticosus, ARALIACEAE root: adaptogen, antioxidant, tonic
– White Hellebore (or hellebore), Veratrum album, LILIACEAE root: TOXIC
– Frankincense and Myrrh, Boswellia sp . .sp, commiphora sp.sp., BURSERACEAE, local antiseptic gum resin and respiratory tract
– Ephedra, Ephedra equisetina, Ephedra Sinica, Ephedra intermedia, Ephedra gerardiana, Ephedraceae, stem: sympathomimetic, psychostimulant, dieting, cold, many contrindications
– Ergot of rye, Claviceps purpurea fungus, whole plant: TOXIC, many alkaloids, oxytocin, vasoconstrictor, convulsant
– Erigeron, Erigeron canadensis, diuretic, orthostatic albuminuria
– Erysimum (the singers grass), Erysimum officinale, BRASSICACEAE, flowering top Flower tincture: Anti-inflammatory and analgesic oropharynx and respiratory tract
– Eschscholtzia (California poppy), Eschscholtzia californica, Papaveraceae, aerial parts, tincture: sedative anxiolytic
– Eucalyptus, Eucalyptus globulus, E. radiata, fruticetorum E., E. dives, MYRTACEAE, leaves, essential oil: antiseptic (especially respiratory), antidiabetic
– Eupatorium, Eupatorium cannabinum, ASTERACEAE, whole plant: choleretic and cholagogue, immunostimulant, liver protector
– Eyebright, Euphrasia officinalis, SCROPHULARIACEAE , whole plant: anti-inflammatory eye drops, astringent
– Hedge Maple, Acer campestre, buds: diabetes, immune
– Fennel, Foeniculum vulgare, APIACEAE, fruit, essential oil: dyspeptie, Liqueur
– Fenugreek, Trigonella foenum graecum FABACEAE, seed: antidiabetic , cholesterol-lowering, lipid-lowering, facilitates weight gain
– Bean calabar, Phytostigma venenosum, FABACEAE, seed: TOXIC, parasympathomimetic
– bean of St. Ignatius, Strychnos ignatii, LOGANIACEAE seed: TOXIC, arrow poison, homeopathy
– Ficaire, Ranunculus ficaria , RANUNCULACEAE, roots hemorrhoidal thrust, anti-inflammatory
– fig tree, Ficus carica, MORACEAE, latex, bud, fruit: proteolytic latex, anti-inflammatory, dyspepties gastroduodenal origin, mild laxative, perhaps mild sedative
– Fern “male “Dryopteris filix mas filix_mas = polystichum, ASPIDIACEAE, rhizome: TOXIC, anthelmintic
– Fragon, Ruscus aculeatus, LILIACEAE, rhizome: vascular protector, veinotonic
– strawberry, Fragaria vesca, ROSACEAE, root, leaf, tincture tonic astringent, anti-diabetic
– raspberry, Rubus idaeus, ROSACEAE, leaves and young shoots, buds, tincture: astringent, dysmenorrhea (traditionally antispasmodic)
– Framboisin, Ocimum gratissimum, O. micranthum, Labiateae, flowering tops, leaves, essential oil: anti-dyspeptic, antiseptic, febrifuge, source of eugenol
– manna ash, Fraxinus ornus, OLEACEAE, dried sap: mild laxative
– ash, Fraxinus excelsior, OLEACEAE leaf sap, buds: diuretic “detoxing” rheumatic gout, anti-inflammatory analgesic
– Fruits passion, barbarian, Maracuja, passion fetid, Passiflora quadrangularis, P. edulis, P. foetida, PASSIFLORACEAE, fruits, leaves, sap: Vitamin C, anti-inflammatory, vulnerary
– Fucus, Fucus serratus, Fucus vesiculosus, Ascophyllum nodosum , Fucaceae, whole plant: amigrissant diet, hypothyroidism, immunostimulant
– Fumeterre, Fumaria officinalis, Fumariaceae, flowering part: cholagogue, choleretic, digestive disorders of hepatic origin
– Gaïac, Guaiacum officinale, ZYGOPHYLLACEAE, resin: traditionally anti-syphilitic
– Galega , Galega officinalis, FABACEAE, whole plant: antidiabetic
– Madder, Rubia tinctorium, FABACEAE, root tincture: urinary calculi, diuretic
– Garcinia, Garcinia cambogia, CLUSIACEAE, resin (gum), fruit: purgative, obesity
– Chaste Tree, Vitex agnus -castus, VERBENACEAE, flowering tops, fruit: prémentruels disorders, sexual sedative, aphrodisiac
– Genet, Cytisus scoparius, FABACEAE, branches and dried flowers, mother tincture: heart after a cardiac sedative phase oxytocin, diuretic
– Juniper, Juniperus communis, CUPRESSACEAE , fruit (berry), essential oil, bud: stomachic, diuretic, digestive and urinary antiseptic, food industry
– Gentian, Gentiana lutea, GENTIANACEAE root: appetizer, stomachic, in the liquor industry with G. pannonica, G. punctata, G. purpurea
– Geranium (herb Robert) Geranium robertianum, GERANIACEAE, whole plant: astringent
– germander, Teucrium chamoedrys, Teucrium polium, Teucrium marum, Labiateae, flowering part: antiseptic, dyspeptie, but mild sedative may hepatotoxicity
– Ginger Zingiber officinalis, ZINGIBERACEAE, rhizome: cholagogue, digestive stimulant, hepatoprotective, anti-nausea (antiemetic)
– Ginkgo, Ginkgo biloba, Ginkgoaceae leaves: veinotonic, vascular protective, anti-inflammatory, cerebral circulatory insufficiency
– Ginseng, Panax ginseng, ARALIACEAE root : adaptogen, tonic, antioxidant, antisénescence
– Clove, wood of India, all spice, Syzygium aromaticum Eugenia caryophyllus =, Pimenta dioica, Pimenta racemosa, MYRTACEAE, leaves, fruit, flower bud, essential oil: digestive and urinary antiseptic, antineuralgic, local anesthetic, anti-inflammatory, anti-dyspeptic
– Gloriosa superba LILIACEAE, whole plant: TOXIC, source of colchicine
– Okra, Hibiscus esculentus, MALVACEAE fruit: soothing mucilaginous, gastrointestinal inflammation
– Guava, Psidium guajava, MYRTACEAE , fruits, leaves, bark: Vitamin C, astringent, antiseptic
– gromwell, ofiicinale Lithospermum, Lithospermum ruderale, BORAGINACEAE, leaves, roots antigonadotropic, contraceptive
– Grenadier, Punica granatum, Punicaceae, fruit, root, astringent, source of Vitamin C, antiparasitic intestinal
– Grindelia, Grindelia robusta, Grindelia sqarrosa, Grindelia humilis, Grindelia camporum, ASTERACEAE, flowering tops, antitussive, antispasmodic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory
– Guarana, paillinia cupana, SAPINDACEAE, seed, stimulant, astringent
– Guggul, Commiphora guggul, BURSERACEAE, resin: cholesterol, lipid-lowering
– Mistletoe, Viscum album, Loranthaceae, stem with leaves, bud, mother tincture: hypotensive, cytotoxic, cholesterol-lowering, immune
– Marshmallow, Mallow, Althoea officinalis, Malva sylvestris, Althoea rosea and other Malva sp. , MALVACEAE, root, leaf, flower: soothing emollient
– Gymnema, Gymnema sylvestre = Periploca sylvestris, ASCLEPIADACEAE, leaf and stem: diabetes and high cholesterol
– witch hazel, Hamamelis virginiana, HAMAMELIDACEAE leaf tincture: astringent, vascular protector, venous insufficiency, Hemorrhoids
– bean, Phaseolus vulgaris, FABACEAE spades: mild diabetes
– harpagophyton, Harpagophytum procumbens, PEDALIACEAE root: antiarthrosique, anti-inflammatory
– Hellebore, Helleborus Niger, RANUNCULACEAE: TOXIC
– Henna, Lawsonia inermis, LYTHRACEAE leaves: antifungal, coloring , cosmetic and dermatology
– Grass Maltête, Kalanchoe pinnata pinnata = Bryophyllum, CRASSULACEAE, leaves, sap healing, anti-inflammatory, antitussive
– Beech, Fagus sylvatica, FAGACEAE, bud, bark pulmonary antiseptic, antipyretic, immunostimulant perhaps
– Hibiscus Hibiscus rosa sinensis, MALVACEAE, flowers: emollient, softening mucilaginous
– Hops, Humulus lupulus, Cannabaceae, female inflorescence sexual sedative, anxiolytic light appetizer
– Holly, Ilex aquifolium, ILEACEAE, bud, leaf: antirheumatic
– Hydrastis, Hydrastis canadensis, RANONCULACEAE, rhizome: vasoconstrictor, vascular protector
– pennywort, Centella asiatica, APIACEAE, leaves, whole plant: Dermatology (ulcers, atonic wounds, burns)
– Hyssop, Hyssopus officinalis, Labiateae, aerial parts, essential oil: acute bronchial ailments, “hay “neurotoxic essential oil
– Iboga, Tabernanthe iboga APOCYNACEAE root: TOXIC, stimulant, aphrodisiac, hallucinogen
– Yew, Taxus baccata, Taxus brevifolia, TAXACEAE bark: TOXIC, antimitotic, anti-cancer
– Ipecac, Cephaelis ipecacuanha, Cephaelis acuminata RUBIACEAE root: emetic, anti-amoebic
– hallucinogenic morning glories, Ipomoea violacea, Rivea corymbosa, CONVOLVULACEAE, seeds: hallicinogènes, psychodysleptics
– ipomoeas purgative, Ipomea orizabensis (scammomée Mexico), Ipomea purga (jalap Mexico), Convolvulus scamonnia (d scamommée Aleppo) Operculina turpethum (turbith) CONVOLVULACEAE roots: TOXIC, drastic purgatives
– Ispaghul, Plantago ovata, PLANTAGINACEAE, seed: laxative mucilaginaux, hypoglycemic, hypocholesterolemic
– Jaborandi, Pilocarpus microphyllus, Pilocarpus jaborandi, Pilocarpus pennatifolius, Pilocarpustrachylophus, Pilocarpus racemosus , RUTACEAE leaves: parasympathomimetic (eye drops against glaucoma)
– Jasmine carolina, Gelsemium sempervirens, LOGANIACEAE, rhizome and root: TOXIC, neuralgic, analgesic, antispasmodic
– Jequirity, Abrus precatorius, FABACEAE, seeds, root: TOXIC, source glycyrrhisine (liquorice)
– Jojoba, Simmondsia sinensis, Buxaceae, seed: Cosmetology (jojoba wax)
– Joubarbe, Sempervirum tectorum, GRASSULACEAE, leaves, sap astringent and topical dermatology
– jujube, Zizyphus vulgaris, Zizyphus mauritiana RHAMNACEAE fruit Seed: anti-inflammatory, analgesic, antipyretic, sedative, dental gel
– henbane, Hyoscyamus Niger, Hyoscyamus muticus, SOLANACEAE leaves: TOXIC, parasympatholytics alkaloids (hyoscyamine, atropine, scopolamine)

 

– Kamala Mallotus philippinensis, EUPHORBIACEAE, resinous fruits, seeds: dye, deworming
– Karaya Sterculia urens, STERCULIACEAE, gummy exudate: dieting, appetite suppressants, mild laxative effect by ballast, drug industry, cosmetology
– Shea Butyrospermum parkii, SAPOTACEAE, seeds: cosmetology
– Karkadé, Hibiscus sabdariffa, MALVACEAE flower eupeptic (appetizer), vascular protector, antispasmodic, estrogenic
– Kava ​​Piper methysticum, PIPERACEAE root: inebriant, sedative, anxiolytic
– Khella, Ammi Visnaga, APIACEAE , fruit antispasmodic (smooth muscle), coronary vasodilator
– Kinkeliba, Combretum micranthum, COMBRETACEAE, dyspeptie of hepatic origin, choleretic and cholagogue, diuretic
– Konjac, Amorphophallus konjac, ARACEAE, tuber: dieting, anti-atherosclerotic
– Lamium White or white nettle, Lamium album, Labiateae flower: astringent, cosmetology, gynecology
– Kelp, Laminaria digitata, Laminaria hyperborea, Laminaria saccharina, Laminariaceae, thallus: source of iodine and minerals, alginic acid and alginate: Gastroenterology , pharmaceutical and food industry, cosmetology, dieting, stipe used in surgery
– Lantana, Lantana camara, Lantana involucrata, VERBENACEAE leaves: antipyretic, toxic fruit
– Oleander, Nerium oleander, APOCYNACEAE, leaves, latex, wood cardiotonic, TOXIC
– Laurier, Laurus nobilis, LAURACEAE, leaf, fruit, essential oil: a culinary spice, digestive, antiseptic stimulant, pest
– Cherry Laurel, Prunus laurocerasus, ROSACEAE, fresh leaf (water cherry laurel): TOXIC, antispasmodic, sedative cough, respiratory stimulant, poisonous seeds
– Lavender, lavender: Lavandula angustifolia Lavandula officinalis = = Lavandula vera; spike lavender, Lavandula Lavandula latifolia = spicata, Labiateae, dried flowers, essential oil: antiseptic, antidepressant, antispasmodic, sedative, diuretic
– Lespedeza, Lespedeza capitata, FABACEAE, whole plant: diuretic, and perhaps cholesterol
– Ivy, Hedera helix, ARALIACEAE, wood, leaf: cosmetology and dermatology, benign lung diseases (antitussive) dieting (cellulitis), extracts antifungal, antibacterial, antiparasitic
– Persian Lilac (see Neem)
– Lilac, Serynga vulgaris, LIGUSTRACEAE, bud: vascular antispasmodic
– flax, Linum usitatissimum, Linaceae, seed: and ballast mucilaginous laxative effect, digestive dressing emmolient
– Lobelia, Lobelia inflata, Lobeliaceae, flowering stem: respiratory analeptic, tobacco addiction, TOXIC
-Lotier, Lotus corniculata, FABACEAE, flowers: mild sedative
– But Zea but POACEAE, but style, oil, insaponiafiable, rootlets: diuretic, anti-inflammatory, periodontal disease, diet, myocardial infarction sequelae
– Mancenillier, Hippomane mancinella, EUPHORBIACEAE, latex: TOXIC, caustic
– Mango, Mangifera indica, ANACARDIACEAE, fruit, leaves, bark: source of vitamin A and C, astringent, antiseptic
– Marjoram, Origanum majorana, Labiateae, flowering top, essential oil: antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative
– Chestnut chestnut, Aesculus hippocastanum, Hippocastanaceae, fresh seeds, bark, buds, tincture: anti-inflammatory, anti-edematous, protection of blood vessels (veins, capillaries, hemorrhoids)
– White Horehound, Marrubium vulgare, Labiateae, flowering top: bronchial ailments and ways upper respiratory
– Mate, Ilex paraguariensis, AQUIFOLIACEAE, leaf: stimulant, diuretic
– Matricaria chamomilla or German chamomile Matricaria chamomilla recutita =, ASTERACEAE, capitulates (flowers) dried, essential oil: anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, minor digestive disorders, softening and antipruritic trophic dermatology, cosmetology and perfumery
– Sweet clover, Melilotus officinalis, FABACEAE, flowering tops, veno-lymphatic insufficiency
– Lemon balm, Melissa officinalis, Labiateae, dry leaf, essential oil: mild sedative, anti-dyspeptic, antispasmodic antifungal, antibacterial
– Mint, Mentha piperita, Mentha spicata, Mentha arvensis, Labiateae, leaves, flowering tops, essential oil: antiseptic, diuretic, sedative, digestive antispasmodic, local anesthetic
– Menyanthe, Menyanthes trifoliata, GENTIANACEAE, leaf: stomachic, appetizer
– St. John’s wort, Hypericum perforatum, CLUSIACEAE , flowering tops, tincture: antiseptic, healing, local analgesic, antidepressant, dermatology and cosmetology
– Momordica Momordica charantia, CUCURBITACEAE, leaves, fruits: external use (skin topical), diabetes
– black nightshade, Solanum nigrum, SOLANACEAE, whole plant : Toxic, ancient use: analgesic and antispasmodic
– Moringa, Moringa oleifera, MORINGACEAE, leaves, fruit, seeds: repellent, sedative, anti-migraine, ben oil
– Muguet, Convallaria majalis, LILIACEAE, whole plant: TOXIC, heart failure
– Black mulberry , Morus nigra, MORACEAE leaf bud: antidiabetic, light astringent
– Nutmeg, Myristica fragrans, MYRISTICACEAE, nuts, fruit, essential oil: antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, tonic, TOXIC
– Myrtle, myrtus, MYRTACEAE, leaves, fruit; respiratory and urinary antiseptic, skin antisepsis
– Blueberry, Cranberry, Cranberry, Vaccinium myrtillus, Vaccinium vitis-idae, Vaccinium macrocarpon, ERICACEAE, fruits, leaves: in Vitamin A and C, vascular protective, digestive and urinary anti-infective, anti inflammatory, antioxidant

 

– Neem or Persian Lilac, Azadirachta indica, MELIACEAE, bark, leaves, seeds oil: many uses in Ayurvedic medicine, pesticide, tonic, insecticide
– Water Lily, Nymphaea alba, Nuphar luteum, Nymphaceae, rhizome, Flowers aphrodisiac, sedative ( including sexual), trophic protective, antipruritic
– buckthorn, Rhamnus cathartica, RHAMNACEAE, berries: laxative, purgative
– Niaouli, Melaleuca Melaleuca viridiflora = quinquenervia, quiquenervia Melaleuca, Melaleuca alternifolia, MYRTACEAE, leaves, essential oil: antiseptic respiratory, urinary tract, skin,
– Nielle or Nigella, Nigella sativa, RENUNCULACEAE: antihistamine, anti-migraine
– hazel, Corylus avellana, Corylaceae, essential oil, leaves, buds, catkins, bark of young twigs: gentle astringent, vascular, antiscléreux protection, analgesic, anti-inflammatory, cosmetology Dermatology
– Noni, Morinda Morinda citrifolia, RUBIACEAE, fruit, root, immunostimulant, anti-inflammatory, analgesic
– Walnut, Juglans regia, JUGLANDACEAE, leaves, husks, nuts, buds: astringent, antidiabetic, antibacterial, antifungal, vascular protector, cosmetology, dermatology
– Onion, Allium cepa, LILIACEAE, bulb: diuretic, hypoglycemic
– Olivier, Olea europea, OLEACEAE, fruit, leaves, young shoots: medicinal oil, hypotensive, anti-diabetic, cholesterol
– Primrose, Oenothera biennis, ONAGRACEAE, seed (oil ), whole plant: cosmetology, premenstrual syndrome, high cholesterol, mild astringent (herb)
– Orange, Bitter Orange, Citrus sinensis, Citrus aurantium, RUTACEAE, fruit, leaves, flowers, essential oil: Vitamin C, digestive antispasmodic, mild sedative , vascular protector
– oregano, Origanum vulgare, Labiateae = LAMIACEAE, flowering tops, essential oil: antiseptic, antibacterial, carminative, stomachic
– Elm, Ulmus campestris, AMENTACEAE, buds, bark: astringent, eczematous dermatosis
– Orthosiphon, Java Tea , Orthosiphon stamineus, Labiateae leaves: diuretic, dieting, urolithiasis
– Stinging nettle, Urtica dioica, URTICACEAE, leaves, root, diuretic, urinary anti-inflammatory disorders prostatic hypertrophy, antiasthenic, antiacne- Paliure, Rhamnus paliurus, RHAMNACEAE fruit: diuretic, urea and uric acid eliminator
– Florida Palm Tree, Saw palmetto, Sabal serrulata = Serenoa repens, ARECACEAE = PALMAE, fruit (nuts): benign prostatic hyperplasia ( BPH)
– Grapefruit, Citrus paradisi, Citrus decumana, RUTACEAE, fruit, essential oil, seeds: dieting, mild laxative, seeds: antiviral, antibacterial, antifungal, antioxidant, general disinfectant in the food industry
– Panama (wood) or Quillaja, Quillaja saponaria, CARIOPHYLLACEAE, wood detergent, cosmetics and dermatology (perhaps cholesterol and immune)
– Papaya, Carica papaya, Caricaceae, fruit, latex, seeds, leaves: source of Vitamins A and C, proteolytic latex, anthelmintic , herniated disc surgery, digestive secretory failure
– Daisy, Bellis perennis, ASTERACEAE, flowers: anti-inflammatory, healing, disinfectant
– Parietaria, Parietaria officinalis, URTICACEAE, whole fresh plant: diuretic, emollient (external)
– Poppy Papaver somniferum , Papaveraceae, latex, aerial parts: hypnotic, analgesic, antitussive, respiratory depressant drugs leading to physical and psychological dependence
– Wild pansy, Viola tricolor, Violaceae, flower: eczema, dry skin diseases
– Parsley Petroselinum crispum Petroselinum sativum = = Petroselinum hortense , APIACEAE, leaves, stems, seeds, essential oil: source of vitamin C, stomachic, diuretic, urinary disinfectant
– Madagascar periwinkle, Catharantus roseus APOCYNACEAE, whole plant: source antimitotic alkaloids, antidiabetic
– Small periwinkle, Vinca minor, APOCYNACEAE leaves: source vincamine, vasodilator (even flow brain), cerebral circulatory insufficiency geriatrics and neurological disorders associated with
– poplar, Populus nigra, Populus tremula, SALICACEAE, buds, leaves: antispasmodic vascular (arteritis of the lower limbs) slightly anti-inflammatory , antiarthrosique
– Peyote, Echinocactus williamsii, CACTACEAE, aerial parts: psychodysleptique banned in France
– Pokeweed, American Pokeweed: astringent, antiviral
– Cat feet, Antennaria dioica = Gnaphalium dioicum, ASTERACEAE, flower: antitussive, immunostimulant
– or hawkweed hawkweed, Hieraclium pilosella, ASTERACEAE, whole plant: diuretic
– Pepper, Capsicum frutescens, Capsicum annuum, SOLANACEAE fruit: source of vitamin C, stomachic, tonic, repellent
– Pine, Fir, Pine, Pinus sylvestris, Abies pectinata, Pinus pinaster, Pinus montana, Picea abies and many other species, PINACEAE, buds, turpentine essential oil antiseptic respiratory and urinary tract antiarthrosique (Pinus montana
– Dandelion, Taraxacum officinale ASTERACEAE, leaves, root, choleretic, cholagogue, depurative, estimates that vitamin source
– plantain, Plantago major, Plantago lanceolata, PLANTAGINACEAE, leaves, seeds: healing, vulnerary, astringent moderate, mucilaginous laxative
– Sycamore Platanus Eastern, PLATANACEAE, buds: dermatology
– Podophyllum, Podophyllum peltatum, Podophyllum hexandrum, BERBERIDACEAE, rhizome: antimitotic, laxative, dermatology
– Pepper, Piper negrum, PIPERACEAE fruit: spice stomachic, sedative, Ayurvedic medicine
– Polygala, Polygala senega, Polygala tenuifolia, POLYGALACEAE, root and stem: antitussive and expectorant
– cinnamon apple, Annona squamosa, ANNONACEAE fruit seeds leaves: source of vitamin C, alkaloids, sedative, insecticide
– Purslane, Poutulacca oleracea PORTULACACEAE, leaves, stems: Vitamin C, hypotensive, antidiabetic, diuretic
– Horsetail, Equisetum arvense, Equisetum fluviatile, Equisetum hyemale, Equisetaceae , aerial parts: diuretic, remineralizing, hemostatic, cosmetology
– Primrose, Primula officinalis, Primula elatior, Primula vulgaris, PRIMULACEAE, flowers, young leaves, roots antitussive, antispasmodic, anti-migraine, vulnerary, Vitamin C
– Psyllium, Psyllium afra = Psyllium Psyllium, Psyllium arenaria = P. = P indica. racemosa, PLANTAGINACEAE, seeds: mucilaginous laxative and ballast effect hypocholestérolémiant-

 

– Quassia, Quassia amara, SIMARUBACEAE, wood tonic, antipyretic, source of alkaloids
– Quinghao, Artemisia annua, ASTERACEAE, whole plant, antimalarial, antipyretic
– Cinchona, Cinchona pubescens, C. ledgeriana, C. officinalis, C. calisaya, RUBIACEAE, bark of the trunk and branches: antimalarial (schizonticide), tonic, antipyretic
– Black radish, Raphanus sativus Niger, BRASSICACEAE, root and fresh plant juice, choleretic, respiratory infections, superficial skin burns
– Ratanhia, Krameria triandra, Krameriaceae, root, astringent, capillary fragility
– Rauwolfia, Rauwolfia serpentina, R. vomitoria, R. tetraphylla, APOCYNACEAE root: hyppotenseur and sedative reserpine source raubasine, of ajmaline, Ayurvedic medicine
– Liquorice, Glycyrrhiza glabra, FABACEAE, root: anti-inflammatory, anti-gastric ulcer, antidyspeptique, flavoring, immunostimulant, antiviral
– Ulmaire or Meadowsweet, ulmaria meadowsweet = Spiroea, ROSACEAE, Flowers diuretic, diaphoretic, anti-inflammatory articular, fight against obesity
– knotweed, Polygonum aviculare, POLYGONACEAE, root, astringent, tonic, anti-diabetic
– rhapontic, Rheum compactum, Rheum Rhaponticum, POLYGONACEAE, rhizome and leaf stem: edible stem, substitute officinale Rhubarb
– Rhubarb, Rheum palmatum Rheum officinale, POLYGONACEAE, rhizome: laxative and also local astringent, widely used in Chinese medicine
– Ricin, Ricinus communis, EUPHORBIACEAE, leaf, seed: TOXIC, source of industrial oil, drastic purgative, cancer
– Rosemary, Rosmarinus officinalis, Labiateae, leaves, essential oil: antibacterial, antispasmodic, digestive stimulant, cholagogue, hepatoprotective, diuretic, antioxidant
– Bramble Rubus fructicosus, ROSACEAE, leaves, buds: antidiabetic astringent
– Arugula, Eruca sativa, BRASSICACEAE leaves: tonic, aphrodisiac
– Rose, Rosa gallica, ROSACEAE, buttons floral, petals: astringent, disinfectant
– Roucou, Bixa orellana Bixa = americana, Bixaceae fruit: food coloring
– Rue, Ruta graveolens, RUTACEAE, whole plant, essential oil: toxic, emmenagogue
– Loosestrife, lythra salicaria LYTHRACEAE, Flowers astringent , antidiarrheal, vascular protective, healing gastric
– or burnet Burnet, Poterium sanguisorba, ROSACEAE, whole plant: astringent, vulnerary
– Sandalwood, Santalum album, Santalum spicatum, Santalaceae, wood and essential oil: urinary antiseptic
– Soapwort, Saponaria officinalis, CARYOPHYLLACEAE, whole plant: detergent (external use), acne
– Winter savory, Satureja montana, Labiateae, essential oil, aerial parts: essential oil antiseptiquedigestif, respiratory, urinary, toxic in high doses, infusion and tincture stimulating (sexual?)
– Sage, Salvia officinalis, S. lavandifolia, S. sclarea, Labiateae, leaves, essential oil: digestive, tonic antispasmodic, stimulant, emmenagogue (action follicle-like), toxic essential oil
– Willows, Salix alba, S. purpurea, S. fragilis SALICACEAE, leaves, bark: anti-inflammatory, analgesic, sedative sexual
– Scille, Urginea = Drimia maritima maritima, Urginea = Drimia indica indica, LILIACEAE, bulb: source procillaridine, cardiotonic, diuretic, expectorant
– Scofulaire, Scrofularia nodosa, SCROFULARIACEAE root: hepatorenal drainer, antirheumatic
– Rye, Secale cereale, POACEAE, rootlets: dermatology, perhaps liver protector
– Semen-contra, Artemisia cina = Artemisia maritima, ASTERACEAE, Flowers worming nematicide, toxic
– Senna, Cassia senna, CAESALPINIACEAE leaves: Laxative
– Simaruba, Simaruba Amara, SIMARUBACEAE wood: Bitter tonic, febrifuge, insecticide, source of antimitotic substances
– Solidago, Solidago virga-aurea, ASTERACEAE, flowers: anti-inflammatory diuretic
– Sorbiers, Sorbus domestica Sorbus aucuparia , ROSACEAE, fruits (sorbed), buds, antidiarrheal, vitamin C, vascular protector
– Marigold, Calendula officinalis, ASTERACEAE, flowers: anti-inflammatory, healing, antibacterial, cosmetology
– Strophantus, Strophanthus hispidus, Strophantus gratus, APOCYNACEAE, seeds, source of ouabain, cardiac
– Elder, Sambucus nigra, CAPRIFOLIACEAE, flower, fruit, leaf, bark Secondary: purgative, purgative, sudorific, diuretic, vascular protector, analgesic
– Tobacco, nicotiania tabacum, nicotiania rustica, SOLANACEAE, sheets: licensed drugs, stimulating
– Tamanu, Callophyla, Calophyllum inophyllum, CLUSIACEAE, fruit (almond) oil-balm: anti-infective, anti-inflammatory, anti-neuralgic, vascular protector, antirheumatic, cosmetology
– Tamarind, Tamarindus indica, CAESALPINIACEAE, fruit, leaf, bark: condimant, mild laxative, antiseptic astringent hypoglycemic
– Tamier, Tamus communis, Dioscoreae, root-tuber: toxic, external use (poultice), contusions, hematomas
– Tansy, Tanacetum vulgare, ASTERACEAE, whole plant: vermifuge, toxic essential oil
– Tea Mexico, Chenopodium ambrosioides, CHENOPODIACEAE, leaves, essential oil: anthelmintic, anthelmintic, Toxic
– Tea, Camellia sinensis = = Thea sinensis Camellia thea, THEACEAE, young leaves: stimulant, anti-atherosclerotic, diuretic
– Thevetia, Thevetia nereifolia = Thevetia peruviana, APOCYNACEAE, fruit, leaf, latex: TOXIC, cardiac
– Thuja, Thuja occidentalis, CUPRESSACEAE, leaves, bark, essential oil: Homeopathy (cure of sycosis), Dermatology (warts, warts)
– Thyme, Thymus vulgaris, Thymus serpyllum, Labiateae, leaves and flowers, essential oil: antiseptic (digestive, urinary, respiratory, skin), antispasmodic, febrifuge, immune
– Linden, Tillya europaea, Tillya tomentosa, Tilla cordata, Tillya platiphyllos, TILLIACEAE, inflorescence and bracts aubuer, buds: sedative, antispasmodic, dyspeptie, spasmolytic (gastrointestinal, liver, urinary) antipléthorique
– Tormentil, Potentilla tormentilla, Potentilla reptans, Potentilla anserina ROSACEAE, rhizome: astringent
– Coltsfoot, Tussilago farfara, ASTERACEAE, flowers and leaves: cough, respiratory stimulant (asthma, bronchitis)
– valerian, Valeriana officinalis, VALERIANACEAE, rhizome and roots sedative, antispasmodic
– Verbena Aloysia triphylla Lippia citriodora =, VERBENACEAE leaves: mild sedative, antidyspeptique
– Verbena officinalis, Verbena officinalis, VERBENACEAE, plant and flower : mild sedative, antispasmodic
– Verbena rat tail, Stachytarpheta jamaicensis, VERBENACEAE, leaves and stems: digestive, diuretic, hypotensive, emollient
– Red vine, Vitis vinifera, VITACEAE, leaves, seeds, fruit: vascular protective, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant source of vitamins and unsaturated oil
– Virginia Creeper, Ampelopsis weitchii, buds: antirheumatic, anti-inflammatory
– Violet odorous, Viola odorata Viola lutea, Violaceae, whole plant, flower, root, emollient, softening, cough
– Viburnum, Viburnum lantana, RUBIACEAE, buds asthma
– Vomiquier = poison nut, Strychnos nux-vomica, LOGANIACEAE seeds: homeopathy, TOXIC
– Ylang-ylang, Cananga odorata, ANNONACEAE flower essential oil: antiseptic, hypotensive, aphrodisiac, perfumery
– zédoaire Turmeric zedoaria, ZINGIBERACEAE, rhizome: choleretic, cholagogue, anti-inflammatory, gastroprotective, food coloring

Other Diseases

 

APPAREIL CARDIOVASCULAIRE
Insuffisance cardiaque laurier rose, thevetia, camphrier
Analeptique cardiovasculaire camphrier
Hypertension artérielle ail,olivier, jujubier, ginseng,
pervenche de Madagascar, verveine queue de rat, ylang ylang
Insuffisance veino-lymphatique hydrocotyle, gingko, cassis,myrtille,
pervenche de Madagascar, vigne rouge

APPAREIL DIGESTIF
Diarrhées badamier, coleus,goyavier, tamarinier, cocotier, hibiscus, cannelle, myrtille ,romarin, thym, tamarinier, grenadier, menthe,ylang ylang
Constipation aloes,artichaut, bananier,tamarinier, cocotier, séné, casse puante, dartrier, casse, olivier, hibiscus, plantain, manguier, ricin
Dyspeptie artichaut, bananier,laurier, réglisse, basilic, ananas, papayer, lantana,menthe,piment, verveine queue de rat
Vomissements cannabis, gingembre
Ulcères, gastrites réglisse, basilic, hibiscus, curcuma

APPAREIL ENDOCRINIEN
Thyroïde fucus
Surrénales cassis, réglisse, basilic
Allergie cassis
Ovaire karkadé

APPAREIL GENITAL
Infections(leucorrhées,vaginites etc.) goyavier, tamarinier, cocotier, badamier, manguier, grenadier
Antifertilisant, abortif moringa,calebassier, ananas vert, hibiscus, lantana, momordique
Aphrodisiaque tamarinier, poivre, muscade (macis), cannelle, avocatier, manguier
Adénome prostatique palmier de Floride

APPAREIL
HEPATO – BILIAIRE
Cholagogue artichaut ,pissenlit, curcuma,olivier (huile), gingembre,romarin
Cholérétique artichaut,pissenlit, curcuma
Dépuratif hydrocotyle, pissenlit
Cholécystite muscade, cannelle, romarin
Hépatite, hépatoprotecteur ginseng, curcuma, gingembre, roamrin, badamier

APPAREIL
RENAL ET URINAIRE
Infections urinaires cajeput, myrte, eucalyptus, girofle, myrtille, thym, herbe maltête, persil, cannelle, orthosiphon
Diurétique orthosiphon, olivier, cocotier, cassepuante, persil, cacao, romarin

APPAREIL RESPIRATOIRE
Infections respiratoires, toux irritatives eucalyptus, niaouli, hibiscus, datura, thym, menthe, herbe maltête
Asthme cannabis, jujubier, datura
Analeptique respiratoire camphrier
Révulsif moringa, piment

MALADIES DE LA NUTRITION
Obésité laurier, eucalyptus, fucus, orthosiphon
Maigreur, stomachique, eupeptique cannelle, muscade,bois d’inde (voir girofle), tout épice (voir girofle), poivre
Diabète pervenche de Madagascar, tamarinier, olivier, eucalyptus, myrtille, momordique
hypocholestérolémiant ail, olivier, pissenlit, ginseng, artichaut,
Vitamines oranger, pourpier, fruits de la passion, manguier, bananier, piment, persil, arbre à pain, papaye, goyave, ananas, avocat, cocotier, grenadier

ORL, DENTAIRE, OCULAIRE
Infections ORL goyavier, tamarinier,girofle, cannelle, eucalyptus, niaouli, thym, badamier, calebassier
Douleurs dentaires, caries, gingivite, stomatite girofle, jujubier, goyavier, tamarinier, réglisse, framboisin, avocatier, asclepias, badamier, thym, romarin, grenadier,
Inflammations, infections oculaires hydrocotyle, framboisin, roucou, plantain, verveine queue de rat

PARASITOLOGIE
Parasites externes laurier, corossol, pomme cannelle, quassia, lantana, cachiman
Parasites internes papayer, simarouba, grenadier, pourpier,manguier

TROUBLES CUTANES COSMETOLOGIE
Antiseptie, détersion des plaies, brulures, surinfections cutanées aloes, laurier, goyavier, tamarinier, cajeput, cassepuante, dartrier, girofle, hibiscus, curcuma, papayer, lantana, tamanu, badamier, calebassier, manguier, momordique, bananier, grenadier, fruits de la passion, plantain, menthe, thym
Cosmétologie, troubles trophiques carapa, aloes, cassis, olivier (huile), cocotier (huile) hibiscus, momordique, ricin, papayer, avocatier, tamanu
Cicatrisant hydrocotyle, plantain, aloes, calebassier, tamanu, herbe maltête

TROUBLES PSYCHIQUES PSYCHOSOMATIQUES SYSTEME NERVEUX
Antalgiques, analgésiques cannabis, moringa, kava, menthe
Antispasmodiques, myorelaxants cannabis, kava, thym, oranger, pourpier
Dépresseurs, sédatifs, anxyolytiques moringa, corossol, pomme cannelle, jujubier, kava, oranger, menthe, argémone
Action sur le système neuro-végétatif corossol, pomme cannelle, karkadé, datura, girofle, cajeput, basilic
Psychostimulant cacao

TRAUMATOLOGIE
ET APPAREIL OSTEOARTICULAIRE
Anti-inflammatoire et anti-rhumatismal cassis, ananas, muscade, girofle, avocatier,vigne, persil, myrtille
Sciatique par hernie discale papayer
Névralgie, douleur rhumatismale(onguent,friction) laurier, datura, corossol, cassepuantepiment, tamanu, carapa

DIVERS
Cancérologie, immunologie quassia, simarouba, fucus, ricin, ail, aloes, thym, plantain,
pervenche de Madagascar, noni ,ylang ylang
Sénescence ginseng, pervenche de Madagascar, gingko, romarin
Toniques généraux quassia, cassis, ginseng, cacao, romarin, éleuthérocoque, karkadé
Maladies virales, fébrifuges basilic, framboisin, lantana, thym, coleus, verveine queue de rat, cassepuante
Infections romarin, thym, cajeput, niaouli, eucalyptus, muscade, girofle, cannelle, ylan ylang