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Symptom : H(006)

Description : laxative, purgative, constipation , cathartic, drastic, softener
434 plants found in 255 reference(s) :
Abrus precatorius L. : 4 reference(s)
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Acacia albida Del. : 3 reference(s)
Official name : Acacia albida Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Faidherbia albida (Delile) A. Chev.
Acacia macrostachya Reichenb. ex DC. : 3 reference(s)
Official name : Acacia macrostachya Reichenb. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia scorpioides (L.) W.F. Wight
Acacia nilotica var. adansonii (Guill. & Perr.) Kuntze : 3 reference(s)
Official name : Acacia nilotica var. adansonii (Guill. & Perr.) Kuntze
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del. subsp. adstringens (Schumm. & Thonn.) Roberty , Acacia adansonii Guill. & Perr.
Acacia nubica Benth. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Acacia nubica Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia oerforta (Forssk.) Schweinf.
Acacia pentagona (Schumach. & Thonn.) Hook. f. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Acacia pentagona (Schumach. & Thonn.) Hook. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Acacia senegal (L.) Willd. : 4 reference(s)
Official name : Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Mimosa senegal L.
Acacia seyal Del. : 4 reference(s)
Official name : Acacia seyal Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Acacia seyal Del. var. fistula (Schweinf.) Oliv. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Acacia seyal Del. var. fistula (Schweinf.) Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Acacia sp. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Acacia sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Acalypha bipartita Müll. Arg. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Acalypha bipartita Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Acalypha fruticosa Forssk. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Acalypha fruticosa Forssk.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Acalypha amentacea Roxb.
Acalypha reticulata (Poir.) Müll. Arg : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Acalypha reticulata (Poir.) Müll. Arg
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Acalypha volkensii Pax : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Acalypha volkensii Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Acalypha wilkesiana Müll. Arg. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Acalypha wilkesiana Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Acanthospermum hispidum DC. : 3 reference(s)
Official name : Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Acanthus montanus (Nees) T. Anderson : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Acanthus montanus (Nees) T. Anderson
Family : Acanthaceae
Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Acanthus arboreus C.B.Clarke
Achyranthes aspera L. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Achyranthes aspera L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Achyranthes annua Dinter , Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill. , Achyranthes aspera L. var. sicula , Achyranthes obovata Peter.
Achyrospermum schimperi (Hochst. ex Briq.) Perkins ex Mildbr. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Achyrospermum schimperi (Hochst. ex Briq.) Perkins ex Mildbr.
Family : Lamiaceae
Acmella caulirhiza Delile : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Spilanthes mauritiana (A. Rich. ex Pers.) DC. , Spilanthes filicaulis (Schumach. & Thonn.) C.D.Adams
Adansonia digitata L. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Adenia cissampeloides (Planch. ex Hook.) Harms : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Adenia cissampeloides (Planch. ex Hook.) Harms
Family : Passifloraceae
Aerva lanata (L.) Juss. ex Schult. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Aerva lanata (L.) Juss. ex Schult.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Aframomum cuspidatum (Gagnep.) K. Schum. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aframomum cuspidatum (Gagnep.) K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Aframomum giganteum (Oliv. & D. Hanb.) K. Schum. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aframomum giganteum (Oliv. & D. Hanb.) K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum. : 6 reference(s)
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Aframomum sanguineum (K. Schum.) K. Schum. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aframomum sanguineum (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Synonyms : Aframomum hanburyi K. Schum. , Aframomum angustifolium (Sonn.) K. Schum.
Aframomum sp. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Aframomum sp.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth.) Harms : 3 reference(s)
Official name : Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth.) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Pericopsis laxiflora (Benth.) Meeuwen , Ormosia laxiflora Benth.
Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Family : Fabaceae
Agave americana L. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Agave americana L.
Family : Agavaceae
Agave sisalana Perr. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Agave sisalana Perr.
Family : Agavaceae
Ageratum conyzoides L. : 10 reference(s)
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Alangium chinense (Lour.) Harms : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Alangium chinense (Lour.) Harms
Family : Alangiaceae
Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Family : Fabaceae
Albizia amara subsp. sericocephala (Benth.) Brenan : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Albizia amara subsp. sericocephala (Benth.) Brenan
Family : Fabaceae
Albizia anthelmintica Brongn. : 5 reference(s)
Official name : Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Family : Fabaceae
Albizia antunesiana Harms : 3 reference(s)
Official name : Albizia antunesiana Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Albizia brevifolia Schinz : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Albizia brevifolia Schinz
Family : Fabaceae
Albizia gummifera (J.F.Gmel.) C.A.Sm. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Albizia gummifera (J.F.Gmel.) C.A.Sm.
Family : Fabaceae
Albizia zygia (DC.) J.F. Macbr. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Albizia zygia (DC.) J.F. Macbr.
Family : Fabaceae
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg. : 4 reference(s)
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Alchornea floribunda Müll.Arg. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Alchornea floribunda Müll.Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Alchornea hirtella Benth. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Alchornea hirtella Benth.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Aleurites triloba J.R. Forst. & G. Forst. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aleurites triloba J.R. Forst. & G. Forst.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Allium cepa L. : 3 reference(s)
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Allium porum L. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Allium porum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Allium sativum L. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Allophylus africanus P. Beauv. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Family : Sapindaceae
Aloe africana Mill. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe africana Mill.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aloe arborescens Mill. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe arborescens Mill.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aloe babatiensis Christian & I.Verd. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe babatiensis Christian & I.Verd.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aloe barteri Bak. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe barteri Bak.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Synonyms : Aloe buettneri A. Berger
Aloe chabaudii Schönl. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe chabaudii Schönl.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aloe ecklonis Salm-Dyck : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe ecklonis Salm-Dyck
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aloe ferox Miller : 12 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe ferox Miller
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aloe greatheadii Schönland : 4 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe greatheadii Schönland
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aloe mcloughlinii Christian : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe mcloughlinii Christian
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aloe plicatilis (L.) Mill. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe plicatilis (L.) Mill.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aloe sp. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe sp.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aloe striatula Haw. var. striatula : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe striatula Haw. var. striatula
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aloe striatula Haw. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe striatula Haw.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aloe succotrina Lam. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe succotrina Lam.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Synonyms : Aloe vulgaris Lam.
Aloe volkensii Engl. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe volkensii Engl.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aloe zebrina Baker : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aloe zebrina Baker
Family : Asphodelaceae
Alstonia congensis Engl. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Alstonia congensis Engl.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Alstonia gilletii De Wild.
Alternanthera pungens Kunth : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Alternanthera repens O. Ktze.
Amaranthus dubius Mart. ex Thell : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Amaranthus dubius Mart. ex Thell
Family : Amaranthaceae
Amaranthus hybridus L. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Amaranthus hybridus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Amaranthus caudatus L.
Amaranthus spinosus L. : 4 reference(s)
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Ammi visnaga (L.) Lam : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Ammi visnaga (L.) Lam
Family : Apiaceae
Ammodaucus leucotrichus Coss. & Durieu : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Ammodaucus leucotrichus Coss. & Durieu
Family : Apiaceae
Anacardium occidentale L. : 4 reference(s)
Official name : Anacardium occidentale L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Anagyris foetida L. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Anagyris foetida L.
Family : Fabaceae
Ananas sativus Lindl. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Ananas sativus Lindl.
Family : Bromeliaceae
Synonyms : Ananas comosus (L.) Merr.
Anastatica hierochuntica L : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Anastatica hierochuntica L
Family : Brassicaceae
Anchomanes difformis (Bl.) Engl. : 5 reference(s)
Official name : Anchomanes difformis (Bl.) Engl.
Family : Araceae
Anchomanes giganteus Engl. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Anchomanes giganteus Engl.
Family : Araceae
Andropogon canaliculatus Schumach. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Andropogon canaliculatus Schumach.
Family : Poaceae
Andropogon gayanus Kunth : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Andropogon gayanus Kunth
Family : Poaceae
Anethum graveolens L. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Anethum graveolens L.
Family : Apiaceae
Annona muricata L. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Annona muricata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Annona senegalensis Pers. : 10 reference(s)
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr. : 6 reference(s)
Official name : Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Anogeissus schimperi Hochst. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels : 3 reference(s)
Official name : Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Anthocleista djalonensis A.Chev. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Anthocleista djalonensis A.Chev.
Family : Gentianaceae
Anthocleista liebrechtsiana De Wild. & T. Durand : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Anthocleista liebrechtsiana De Wild. & T. Durand
Family : Gentianaceae
Anthocleista madagascariensis Baker : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Anthocleista madagascariensis Baker
Family : Gentianaceae
Anthocleista procera Lepr. ex Bureau : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Anthocleista procera Lepr. ex Bureau
Family : Gentianaceae
Anthostema aubryanum Baill. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Anthostema aubryanum Baill.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Antidesma venosum E.Mey. ex Tul. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Antidesma venosum E.Mey. ex Tul.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Anvillea radiata Coss. & Durieu : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Anvillea radiata Coss. & Durieu
Family : Asteraceae
Arachis hypogaea L. : 3 reference(s)
Official name : Arachis hypogaea L.
Family : Fabaceae
Argemone mexicana f. lanata N. Robson : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Argemone mexicana f. lanata N. Robson
Family : Papaveraceae
Argemone mexicana L. : 3 reference(s)
Official name : Argemone mexicana L.
Family : Papaveraceae
Aristida congesta subsp.congesta : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aristida congesta subsp.congesta
Family : Poaceae
Aristida pungens Desf. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aristida pungens Desf.
Family : Poaceae
Aristolochia bracteata Retz. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Aristolochia bracteata Retz.
Family : Aristolochiaceae
Aristolochia longa L. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Aristolochia longa L.
Family : Aristolochiaceae
Artemisia afra Jacq. ex Willd. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Artemisia afra Jacq. ex Willd.
Family : Asteraceae
Artemisia herba-alba Asso : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Artemisia herba-alba Asso
Family : Asteraceae
Asclepias aurea (Schltr .) Schltr. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Asclepias aurea (Schltr .) Schltr.
Family : Apocynaceae
Asparagus africanus Lam. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Asparagus africanus Lam.
Family : Asparagaceae
Asparagus asparagoides (L.) Druce : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Asparagus asparagoides (L.) Druce
Family : Asparagaceae
Asparagus racemosus Willd. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Asparagus racemosus Willd.
Family : Asparagaceae
Asparagus sp. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Asparagus sp.
Family : Asparagaceae
Asphodelus tenuifolius Cav. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Asphodelus tenuifolius Cav.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Aspilia pluriseta Schweinf. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Aspilia pluriseta Schweinf.
Family : Asteraceae
Asplenium nidus L. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Asplenium nidus L.
Family : Aspleniaceae
Azadirachta indica A. Juss. : 7 reference(s)
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile : 17 reference(s)
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Balanites rotundifolia (Tiegh.) Blatt. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Balanites rotundifolia (Tiegh.) Blatt.
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Baphia nitida Lodd. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Baphia nitida Lodd.
Family : Fabaceae
Basella alba L. : 4 reference(s)
Official name : Basella alba L.
Family : Basellaceae
Synonyms : Basella rubra L.
Baudouinia fluggeiformis Baill. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Baudouinia fluggeiformis Baill.
Family : Fabaceae
Berkheya spekeana Oliv. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Berkheya spekeana Oliv.
Family : Asteraceae
Berlinia bruneelii (De Wild.) Torre & Hillc. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Berlinia bruneelii (De Wild.) Torre & Hillc.
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Bersama abyssinica Fres. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Bersama abyssinica Fres.
Family : Melianthaceae
Synonyms : Bersama abyssinica subsp. engleriana (Gürke) F.White
Bersama abyssinica Fres. subsp. abyssinica var. abyssinica : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Bersama abyssinica Fres. subsp. abyssinica var. abyssinica
Family : Melianthaceae
Bidens pilosa L. : 5 reference(s)
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Biophytum helenae Buscal. & Muschl. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Biophytum helenae Buscal. & Muschl.
Family : Oxalidaceae
Biophytum petersianum Klotzch : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Biophytum petersianum Klotzch
Family : Oxalidaceae
Bixa orellana L. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Bixa orellana L.
Family : Bixaceae
Blepharis linariifolia Pers. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Blepharis linariifolia Pers.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Blepharis hirta Hochst. ex Nees
Blighia sapida Koenig : 3 reference(s)
Official name : Blighia sapida Koenig
Family : Sapindaceae
Boerhavia diffusa L. : 2 reference(s)
Official name : Boerhavia diffusa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Borreria verticillata (L.) G. F. W. Mey. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Borreria verticillata (L.) G. F. W. Mey.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Spermacoce verticillata L.
Boscia albitrunca (Burch.) Gilg & Gilg-Ben. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Boscia albitrunca (Burch.) Gilg & Gilg-Ben.
Family : Capparaceae
Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Capparaceae
Bothriocline longipes (Oliv. & Hiern ) N.E.Br. : 3 reference(s)
Official name : Bothriocline longipes (Oliv. & Hiern ) N.E.Br.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Erlangea spissa S. Moore
Bowiea volubilis Harv. ex Hook. f. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Bowiea volubilis Harv. ex Hook. f.
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Bridelia atroviridis Müll. Arg. : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Bridelia atroviridis Müll. Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Bridelia brideliifolia (Pax) Fedde : 1 reference(s)
Official name : Bridelia brideliifolia (Pax) Fedde
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Bridelia ferruginea Benth. : 7 reference(s)
Official name : Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon : 5 reference(s)
Official name : Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family : Phyllanthaceae