Pharmacognosy - medicinal plants (herbs)
Pharmacognosy - medicinal plants (herbs)

The medicinal plants and their therapeutic indication

Therapeutic indication

This section is dedicated to cataloging the plants published in the section of medicinal plants regarding their therapeutic indications.

Therefore, this section is constantly updated accordingly to the new posts we published.

Click on the disease or condition to see the medicinal plants which are attributed the beneficial properties in the treatment or prevention.

Anorexia

Absence or poor appetite, whatever inorganic or psychological causes.

 

 

Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis is a degenerative disease of the arterial system consisting in the hardening of the artery walls
as a result of the accumulation of fatty materials.

Cough
Violent and noisy expulsion of air in the lungs as a reflex voluntary or involuntary.

Diabetes

Metabolic disorder caused by deficiencies in the amount or in the use of insulin, resulting in an excess of glucose in the blood.

Dyspepsia

Chronic disease characterized by imperfect and difficult digestion, with decreased stomach secretions and pain in the upper stomach.

Gastrointestinal spasms
Involuntary contraction of the muscle fibers of stomach and intestine.

Intestinal parasites
Disease caused by intestinal parasites.

Asthma
Bronchial inflammatory disease, consisting in breathing hard, cough, scarce and frothy expectoration, and airflow obstruction.

Bronchitis
Bronchitis is an acute inflammation of the
mucous membranes of the bronchi.

 

 

Diarrhea
Abundant bowel movements, frequent and liquid.

 

Dysmenorrhea

Painful or difficult menstruation. Irregularity of the menstrual function.

 

Flu
Epidemic catarrhal disease whose symptoms include fever, runny nose, general fatigue and other manifestations.

Hypertension
Excessive elevation of blood pressure in the arteries.

 

Pharyngitis
Inflammationof the pharynx.