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Official name : Lepidium sativum L.
Family : Brassicaceae

55 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference B4 Nord
Author(s) : Boukef, K. & G.M. Ghileb
Title : Contribution à l’étude des plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle magghrébine. Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., Vol. 2, n°1, 47-55, (1988)
Symptoms : H(082), H(100)
Recipes : H(082, 2), seedss, pulmonary affection, RNS.
H(100, 2), seeds, RNS.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Moroco, Tunisia
Vernacular name : habb. er. Rchad (Moroco, Tunisia)
Reference B5 Nord
Author(s) : Boulos, L.
Title : Medicinal plants of North Africa. Reference Publications, Inc., 218 St. Clair River Drive, Box 344, Algonac, Michigan 48001, 286p. , (1983)
Symptoms : H(002), H(013), H(033), H(037), H(048), H(091), H(095), H(100), H(108), H(139), H(164), H(186), H(196)
Recipes : Fresh plant eaten as H(196) antiscorbutic, H(095) nourishing, condiment
H(091) seeds tonique, H(139) aphrodisiac, H(186) aclive expeclorant, pulmonary H(099x) stimulant
crushed seeds mixed wjth honey or bot milk is taken for H(037) cough, tuberculosis, H(108) colds, pulmonary diseases, H(033) sterility, H(100) syphilis; also as a H(091) tonic, H(048) carminative, H(002) galactogogue
flour from seeds enter in the composition of H(164) revulsive, cataplasms against H(037) bronchitis and whitlow
cataplasm of seeds used to healH(013) scrofulous ulcers
crushed seeds mixed with olive oil used as massage for H(091) rachitis
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocoo, Tunisia
Vernacular name : reshad ; seeds: habb er-reshad ; horf ; tseffa, qerfa, ha]f (Arabic), belacheqine (Berber), garden cress, tongue-grass (English), cresson alénois ; cressonnette ; passerage cu(tivé, cresson des jardins (local French)
Reference B6 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J.
Title : La pharmacopée marocaine traditionnelle: Médecine arabe ancienne et savoirs populaires. Ibis Press, 764 p. (1997)
Symptoms : H(022), H(030), H(108)
Recipes : H(022), H(030), roots, decoction H2O or oil, sometimes associated with Lepidium sativum, RNS. (regions of Rabat, Casablanca, Marrakech)
H(108) chill, suppository, seeds powder Anvillea radiata + Nigella divers + Lepidium sativum + Maerua crassilolia (not for childs and pregnant womens) (region of Tissint)
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : I-harf, I-hurfn habb er-rsâd (Moroco), cresson alénois (local French)
Reference B7 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J., R. Claisse, J. Fleurentin & C. Younos
Title : Repertory of standard herbal drugs in the Moroccan pharmacopoea Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 35, pp. 123 - 143 (1991) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/037887419190064K
Symptoms : H(022), H(037), H(091), H(164)
Recipes : H(022) delivery difficulties,H(037) broncho-pulmonary infections, H(091) tonicardiac, H(164) revulsive, seeds of Lepidium sativum, RNS.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : hebb- rsad, i-hurf
Reference E2 Nord
Author(s) : Eddouks, M., M. Maghrani, A. Lemhadri, M. -L. Ouahidi & H. Jouad
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of medicinal plants used for the treatment of diabetes mellitus, hypertension and cardiac diseases in the south-east region of Morocco (Tafilalet) . Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 82 (2002) pp. 97 - 103 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102001642
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(171), seeds, RNS.
Region : North Africa
Country : Morocco (Tafilalet region )
Vernacular name : hebb rchad
Reference E5 Nord
Author(s) : El Azzouzi, F. & Zidane, L.
Title : La flore médicinale traditionnelle de la région de Béni-Mellal (Maroc) Journal of Applied Biosciences 91:8493 – 8502 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v91i1.8
Symptoms : H(037), H(118), H(155)
Recipes : H(037) cough and H(155) tonsillitis, H(118) angina, seeds of Lepidium sativum triturated in honey
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (region of Béni-Mellal)
Vernacular name : habb rchad (Arabic), cresson alénois (French)
Reference H2 Nord
Author(s) : Souâda Hseini & Azzeddine Kahouadji
Title : Étude ethnobotanique de la flore médicinale dans la région de Rabat (Maroc occidental) Lazaroa 28: 79-93. 2007 http://revistas.ucm.es/index.php/LAZA/article/viewFile/LAZA0707110079A/8895 + Analyses floristique et ethnobotanique des plantes vasculaires médicinales utilisées dans la région de Rabat (Maroc occidental) Lazaroa 28: 93-100. 2007
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082, 25) respiratory diseases, ONS, RNS.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 27
Author(s) : Abebe, W.
Title : A survey of prescriptions used in traditional medecine in Gondar region, Northwestern Ethiopia: General pharmaceutical practice. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 18, pp. 147-165, (1986)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : Plant used by 17 % of the healers
H(091), physical weakness, grind dried seeds + bread + H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northeast) (Gondar region)
Vernacular name : feto
Reference HA 53
Author(s) : Amenu, E.
Title : Use and management of medicinal plants by indigenous people of Ejaji area (Chelya woreda) West Shoa, Ethopia: An Ethnobotanical Approach A Thesis submited to the school of graduate studies, Addis Ababan, Ethiopia, 104 p. June 2007
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(051), H(104), H(155)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(051) paludidm, seed of Lepidium sativum and bulb of Allium sativum are pounded together and given to human with honey..
H(037) cough, seed of Lepidium sativum and bulb of Allium sativum are pounded together and given to human with honey for three to four days.
H(104) stomach problem, bulb of Allium sativum and seed of seed of Lepidium sativum are pouinded together and eaten with injera (flat bread with teff flour "Eragostris teff").
H(155) tonsilitis, seed of Lepidium sativum and bulb of Allium sativum are pounded together and given to human with honey for three to four days
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia, Oromya Region, West Shoa Zone in Chelya woreda.
Vernacular name : feecoo (Afaan Oromoo)
Reference HA 53
Author(s) : Amenu, E.
Title : Use and management of medicinal plants by indigenous people of Ejaji area (Chelya woreda) West Shoa, Ethopia: An Ethnobotanical Approach A Thesis submited to the school of graduate studies, Addis Ababan, Ethiopia, 104 p. June 2007
Symptoms : V(202)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhoea, Vb(202) blotting (bokoksa), seed of Lepidium sativum and bulb of Allium sativum are pounded together and given to cattle.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia, Oromya Region, West Shoa Zone in Chelya woreda.
Vernacular name : feecoo (Afaan Oromoo)
Reference HA 55
Author(s) : Avigdor, E., H Wohlmuth, Z. Asfaw, T. Awas
Title : The current status of knowledge of herbal medicine and medicinal plants in Fiche, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:38 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/38
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pain, ONS. of Lepidum sativum chopped, infused and drunk (recipe collected from vendors of medicinal plants in local market of Fiche)
H(104) unexplained stomach problems (megagna), ONS. ground, mixed with lemon juice and water
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (City of Fiche, Oromia region)
Vernacular name : feto (Amharic)
Reference HB 44
Author(s) : Bekalo, T. H., S. D. Woodmatas, Z. A. Woldemariam
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by local people in the lowlands of Konta Special Woreda, southern nations, nationalities and peoples regional state, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5: 26 (2009) doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-5-26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, pounded dried seed of Brassica juncea of Lepidium sativum and Nigella sativa with fresh bulb of Allium sativum then the concoction mixed with butter, pounded with dried, pounded with dried , VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : silppaa (Konta)
Reference HB 57
Author(s) : Bouzabata Amel
Title : Traditional treatment of high blood pressure and diabetes in Souk Ahras District Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy Vol. 5(1), pp. 12-20, January 2013 http://www.academicjournals.org/article/article1379692325_Bouzabata.pdf
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) hypoglycemic, seeds of Lepidium sativum, RNS.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algérie (Souk Ahras District)
Vernacular name : habb errachad
Reference HB 66
Author(s) : Bouayyadi L., M. El Hafian, L. Zidane
Title : Étude floristique et ethnobotanique de la flore médicinale dans la région du Gharb, Maroc Journal of Applied Biosciences 93:8760 (September 2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v93i1.10
Symptoms : H(027y), H(108)
Recipes : H(027y) postpartum care, H(108) cooling, raw dried seeds of Lepidium sativum with milk
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : hobb rchad (Arabic), cressonnette (French)
Reference HD 12b
Author(s) : Desta, B.
Title : Ethiopian traditional herbal drugs.Part II: Antimicrobial activity of 63 medicinal plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp.129 - 139, (1993)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, seeds, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : fetto
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886) https://archive.org/details/b24400270
Symptoms : H(008), H(091), H(166), H(196)
Recipes : H(166) hocquet, 8 gr Lepidium sativum (cresson des jardins) à faire macérer in 70 gr H2O, one fois les grains ramolis les écraser, VO 30 gr. sometimes
Lepidium sativum is also involved in the treatment of : H(008) diarrhea, H(091) stimulating, H(091) tonic, H(196) scurvy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : cresson des jardins (Creole)
Reference HE 02
Author(s) : Etkin, N.L.
Title : A Hausa herbal pharmacopoeia: biomedical evaluation of commonly used plant medicines. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 4, pp. 75- 98, (1981) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7253680
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), toothache, seeds chewed
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (North) (Hausa)
Vernacular name : algarif (Hausa), garden cress (English)
Reference HG 07
Author(s) : Getahun, A.
Title : Some common medicinal and poisonous plants used in ethiopian folk medicine. Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 63p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(014), H(031), H(068), H(104), H(106)
Recipes : H(014), Fetto is commonly grown in Ethiopia as a garden plant or as a culUveted crop in tef (Eraqrostis tef, (Zucc) (T rotter) fieldso It is generally found on any market, though usually in small quantities. A paste is made of the seed-flour and water, and used on chapped lips, sunburn, and other sking disorders
H(031), ONS, RNS.
H(068), the flour is mixed with honey and taken as a treatment for amoeba
H(104) stomach, rhizome Zingiber officinale chewed with Lepidium sativum
H(106), the paste is rubbed onto the skin to repel mosquitoes and other insects.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : fetto (Amarinya), shimfi (Galinya), kotto, shimfa (Tigrinya), shimp (Kaffa),shufu (Galinya, harar)
Reference HG 16
Author(s) : Gedif, T. & H-J. Hahn
Title : The use of medicinal plants in self-care in rural central Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 87, pp. 155 - 161 (2003)
Symptoms : H(008), H(014)
Recipes : H(008, f), diarrhoea, dysentery, grinded seeds + honey, to make pellet, VO
H(014, f) skin disorders, powder of seeds mixed in butter, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Butajira district)
Vernacular name : feto
Reference HG 18
Author(s) : Giday Mirutse , Tilahum Teklehaymanot, Abebe Animut,Yalemtsehay Mekonnen
Title : Medicinal plants of the Shinasha, Agew-awi and Amhara peoples in northwest Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 110, pp. 516 - 525 (2007)
Symptoms : H(100), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(100) gono, leaves and roots of Foeniculum vulgare, seeds of Lepidium sativum, RNS., VO.
H(104), fruit, RNS, VO. (receipts Amhara)
H(189) "mewejber" child illness characterized by confused mental state, seeds, RNS, nasal
H(201) evileye, leaves and roots tied around the neck + application on eyes and nostril + seeds of Lepidium sativum (receipts Agew-Awi)
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northwest)
Vernacular name : feto (Amhara, Agew-Awi)