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

Rev.18-07-2014

Chinese hibiscus

Plant

Family

Malvaceae

English

Chinese hibiscus, GARDEN ROSEMALLOW, Hibiscus, Hibiscus rosa-sinensis, SHOE-BLACK-PLANT, Shoe-flower, Shoe plant

Latin

Hibiscus rosa-sinensis

Diseases & Uses

Diseases

Ache, Aches, Adstringent, Alleviating, analgesic, Anodyne, Anti-spasmodic, aperient, Aphrodisiac, Astrigent, astringent, Cataplasm, catharic, compress, convulsive state, cooling, cosmetic, cramp, cramps, Demulcent, emollient, fomentation, Increases sexual desire, Laxative, mitigating, movements of the bowel, Pain, painful disorders, painkiller, pain relief, pain relieving, Pains, pain stilling, palliative, polisher, Poultice, Purgative, Refrigerant, Refrigerent, relax spasms, spasm, Spasmolytic

Women's diseases

Absence of a menstrual period, Amenorrhea, Amenorrhœa, Amenorrhoea, encourages menstruation, promote the onset of menstruation

Ingredients

 ascorbic acid, Beta-carotene, Calcium, fat, Fibres, Hentriacontane, iron, Niacin, Nitrogen, phosphorus, Quercetin, Riboflavin, Thiamine, water

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Diseases & UsesPlant parts ↔ Preparation ↔ Use
alleviating, Demulcent, mitigating, palliative?
Amenorrhoea, Absence of a menstrual period, Amenorrhœa, Amenorrhea, encourages menstruation, promote the onset of menstruation?
analgesic, Pain, Ache, Aches, Anodyne, painful disorders, painkiller, pain relief, pain-relieving, Pains, pain stilling?
Antispasmodic, cramp, spasm, convulsive state, cramps, relax spasms, Spasmolytic?
Aphrodisiac, Increases sexual desire?
astringent, Adstringent, Astrigent?
cooling, Refrigerant, Refrigerent?
cosmetic?
emollient?
laxative, aperient, catharic, movements of the bowel, purgative?
polisher?
poultice, Cataplasm, compress, fomentation?
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