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

Rev.10-08-2013

Ambrette

Plant Names
FamilyMalvaceae
English Ambrette, Muskmallow, Musk Okra, Tropical
Latin Abelmoschus moschatus Medikus, Hibiscus abelmoschus L.
Diseases & Uses
Diseases Aids digestion, Anti-halitosic, Anti-spasmodic, aphrodisiac, Bad breath, benificial effect on the digestion, convulsive state, cramp, Cramps, Digestive, digestive trouble, Digestive weakness, dispepsia, dyspepsia, Eupeptic, Good for digestion, good for the stomach, Halitosis, have weak nerves, improves digestion, Increases sexual desire, Indigestion, malodorous breath, Nervine, Nervous atony, Nervous debility, Nervous lassitude, neurasthenia, Poor digestion, Promotes digestion, relax spasms, spasm, Spasmolytic, stimulates digestion, stomach atony, stomach debility, Stomachic, stomach lassitude, stomach tonic, suffering from a nervous disorder, sweeten the breath, Warming digestive, weak nerves, weak stomach
Foods Condiment, culinary herb, Spice
Other uses Aromatherapeutic use, deters insects, Insecticide, Insectifuge, insect repellent, repels insects
Ingredients
 acetic acid, Beta-Sitosterol, Campesterol, Campherol, Cholesterol, Ergosterol, essential oil, Farnesol, fat, Fibres, Furfural, mucilage, Myristic-Acid, Oleic-Acid, Palmitic acid, proteins, Quercetin, resin, starch, Stigmasterol, Vegetable oil, water

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Diseases & UsesPlant parts ↔ Method of use
Antispasmodic, cramp, spasm, convulsive state, cramps, relax spasms, Spasmolytic?
Aphrodisiac, Increases sexual desire?
Aromatherapeutic use?
Culinary herb, spice, Condiment?
dyspepsia, Aids digestion, benificial effect on the digestion, Digestive, digestive trouble, Digestive weakness, dispepsia, Eupeptic, Good for digestion, improves digestion, indigestion, Poor digestion, Promotes digestion, stimulates digestion, Warming digestive?
halitosis, Anti-halitosic, Bad breath, malodorous breath, sweeten the breath?
insecticide, deters insects, Insectifuge, insect repellent, repels insects?
stomachic, good for the stomach, stomach atony, stomach debility, stomach lassitude, stomach tonic, weak stomach?
weak nerves, have weak nerves, Nervine, Nervous atony, Nervous debility, Nervous lassitude, neurasthenia, suffering from a nervous disorder?
Source: LiberHerbarum/Pn1727