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Official name: Hammada scoparia (Pomel) Iljin
Family: Chenopodiaceae

Reference HV 56
Author: Volpato G. , P. Kourková, V. Zelený
Title: Healing war wounds and perfuming exile: the use of vegetal, animal, and mineral products for perfumes, cosmetics, and skin healing among Sahrawi refugees of Western Sahara Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 8:49 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/49
Symptoms: H(014), H(020), H(104)
Recipes: H(020) snakebites, scorpion stings, leaves of Hammada scoparia made into a poultice, mixed with water and inserted in the bite to ‘absorb’ the poison
H(014) to combat dandruf wash hair and mixed with henna and oil and applied as a lotion to hair
H(103) ’pulsant’ toothache, mouth infections, H(104) stomatitis, mouthwashes with the decoction
Region: Western Sahara
Country: Sahara
Vernacular name: remth Hassaniya)