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





country-borage, Cuban Oregano, French-thyme, Indian-borage, Indian-mint, Mexican-mint, Spanish-thyme


Coleus amboinicus Lour., Plectranthus amboinicus (Lour.) Spreng.

Plant parts

Fresh leaves

Diseases & Uses


Acute coryza, Acute viral nasopharyngitis, Alleviating, Anti-asthmatic, Anti-bacterial, Anti-Bronchitic, Antifebrile, Anti-flu, antipyretic, antiseptic, Antitussive, Asthma, Asthmatic, Bactericidal, Bactericide, baktericidal, Bronchial catarrh, Bronchitis, Cephalagia, Cephalalgia, chill, Cold, colds, Common cold, cough depressing, Cough suppressant, Demulcent, Diaphoretic, disinfectant, earache, epistaxis, Febrifugal, febrifuge, Fever, feverish condition, Fevers, Flu, Gripe, Grippe, Haemoptysis, headache, Headaches, Head colds, head pains, Hemoptysis, hidrotic, Induce sweating, influenza, mitigating, Narrow chested, nasalbleeding, Nosebleed, Nosebleeding, nose-bleeds, Otalgia, otalgic, pain in ear, palliative, Pyrexia, reduce fevers, relieves fevers, soothes headaches, spitting of blood, sudorific, sweat-inducing, the flue, wheezy


 A-Humulene, ascorbic acid, ash, A-Terpineol, Beta-carotene, Calcium, Carbohydrates, carvacrol, Caryophyllene, Chrysoeriol, Cumene, essential oil, fat, Fibres, iron, mucilage, Niacin, Oleanolic-Acid, oxalic acid, phosphorus, proteins, Riboflavin, Thiamine, Ursolic-Acid, water

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Diseases & UsesPlant parts ↔ Preparation ↔ Use
alleviating, Demulcent, mitigating, palliativeFresh leaves ↔ ? ↔ ?
antipyretic, Antifebrile, Febrifugal, febrifuge, reduce fevers, relieves feversFresh leaves ↔ ? ↔ ?
Antiseptic, Bactericide, disinfectant, Anti-bacterial, Bactericidal, baktericidalFresh leaves ↔ ? ↔ ?
asthma, Anti-asthmatic?
Asthmatic, narrow chested, wheezy?
bronchitis, Anti-Bronchitic, Bronchial catarrh?
common cold, Acute coryza, Acute viral nasopharyngitis, chill, cold, colds, Head colds?
cough depressing, Cough suppressant, antitussiveFresh leaves ↔ ? ↔ ?
earache, Otalgia, otalgic, pain in ear?
fever, feverish condition, Fevers, Pyrexia?
Haemoptysis, Hemoptysis, spitting of blood?
headache, headaches, Cephalagia, Cephalalgia, head pains, soothes headaches?
influenza, Anti-flu, flu, Gripe, Grippe, the flue?
Nosebleed, epistaxis, nasalbleeding, Nosebleeding, nose-bleeds?
sweat-inducing, Diaphoretic, hidrotic, Induce sweating, sudorificFresh leaves ↔ ? ↔ ?
Source: LiberHerbarum/Pn6405

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