Liber Herbarum Minor (English)
The incomplete reference-guide to Herbal medicine

Rev.10-07-2013

Cacao-Tree

Plant Names
English Cacao-Tree, Cacahuatl, cacao, Cacao beans, Chocolate, Chocolate tree, cocoa, Cocoa tree, Kakaw
Latin Theobroma cacao Linne
Plant partsOil from kernel, Seed
Diseases & Uses
Diseases angina, Anti-bacterial, Anti-Bronchitic, Anti-diarrheic, Anti-diarrhoeal, antiseptic, antitussive, Assist healing of wounds, Bactericidal, Bactericide, baktericidal, Bronchial catarrh, bronchitis, cough, cough depressing, Cough suppressant, diaorrhea, diarrhea, Diarrhoea, Disinfectant, diuretic, emollient, Excitability, excitement, Fissure of breasts, Fissure of lips, good for the stomach, healing, healing cuts, heal wounds, Infected sore throats, inflammation of kidneys, inflammation of the kidney, inflammation of the throat, kidney infections, Kidney inflammation, nephritis, promotes healing of wounds, quinsy, relaxant, Relaxing, renal pyelitis, Sore throat, stomach atony, stomach debility, Stomachic, stomach lassitude, stomach tonic, throat infections, throat inflammation, Throat pain, Tonic, Tonsillitis, Vulnerary, weak stomach, Wound healing, Wound repair
Women's diseases climacteric, ease menopausal symptoms, menopausal problems, Menopause
Warnings euphoriant, Euphoric
Other uses cosmetic use
Ingredients
 (-)-Epicatechin, 4-Hydroxy-3-Methoxy-Benzoic-Acid, acetic acid, Alanine, alkaloid, Alpha-Sitosterol, Amyl-Acetate, Amyl-Alcohol, Amylase, Anthocyanin, Apigenin, Arabinose, Arachic-Acid, arginine, ascorbic acid, ash, Behenic-Acid, Beta-carotene, Beta-Sitosterol, caffeic acid, caffeine, Calcium, Campesterol, Campherol, Carbohydrates, Catalase, Catechin, Catechol, Cellulase, cellulose, chloride, Chlorogenic-Acid, Cholesterol, citric acid, cocoa butter, Copper, coumarin, cyanidin, D-Galactose, Diacetyl, Dopamine, Epicatechin, Ergosterol, Esculetin, essential oil, fat, fat oil, Ferulic-Acid, Fibres, formic acid, fructose, Furfural, Furfurol, Gallocatechin, Gentisic-Acid, glucose, Glutamic acid, glycerin, Glycine, Glycolic-Acid, Histidine, iron, Iron-oxide, Isobutyl-Acetate, Isoleucine, isovaleric acid, lactic acid, Laurin, lecithin, L-Epicatechin, Leucine, Leucocyanidin, Linalol, linalool, linoleic acid, linolenic acid, Lipase, Luteolin, Lysine, Lysophosphatidylcholine, Maleic-Acid, Mannose, mineral salt, Niacin, Nicotinamide, Nicotinic-Acid, Nitrogen, N-Nonacosane, Oleic-Acid, Oligomeric proanthocyanidins, Oxalate, oxalic acid, Palmitic acid, P-Coumaric-Acid, pectin, Pentosan, Peroxidase, Phenylacetic-Acid, Phenylalanine, Phlobaphen, phosphorus, P-Hydroxy-Benzoic-Acid, P-Hydroxyphenylacetic-Acid, Phylloquinone, polyphenols, Proanthocyanidin, Proline, Propionic-Acid, proteins, Protocatechuic-Acid, Purine, Quercetin, quercitrin, raffinose, Rhamnose, Riboflavin, rutin, salicylate, Serine, Serotonin, Stachyose, starch, Stearic acid, Stigmasterol, Sucrose, sugars, tannin, Tanning agents, tartaric acid, Theobromine, Thiamine, Threonine, trigonelline, tyramine, Tyrosine, valeric acid, Valine, Vanillic-Acid, vitamin, Vitamin B5, Vitamin B6, Vitamin B8, Vitamin E, Vitexin, water, Xylose

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Diseases & UsesPlant parts ↔ Method of use
Antiseptic, Bactericide, disinfectant, Anti-bacterial, Bactericidal, baktericidal?
bronchitis, Anti-Bronchitic, Bronchial catarrh?
Seed ↔ Decoction
cosmetic useOil from kernel ↔ ?
cough?
cough depressing, Cough suppressant, antitussiveSeed ↔ ?
diarrhea, Anti-diarrheic, Anti-diarrhoeal, diaorrhea, diarrhoea?
diuretic?
Seed ↔ ?
Seed ↔ Decoction
emollient?
euphoriant, Euphoric?
Excitability, excitement?
Fissure of breasts?
Seed ↔ Decoction
Fissure of lips?
Seed ↔ Decoction
inflammation of kidneys, inflammation of the kidney, kidney infections, Kidney inflammation, nephritis, renal pyelitis?
Seed ↔ Decoction
Menopause, climacteric, ease menopausal symptoms, menopausal problems?
relaxant, Relaxing?
sore throat, Tonsillitis, angina, Infected sore throats, inflammation of the throat, quinsy, throat infections, throat inflammation, Throat pain?
Stomachic, good for the stomach, stomach atony, stomach debility, stomach lassitude, stomach tonic, weak stomachSeed ↔ ?
Tonic?
wound healing, Assist healing of wounds, healing, healing cuts, heal wounds, promotes healing of wounds, Vulnerary, Wound repair?
Source: LiberHerbarum/Pn0637