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







Bael, Bael de india, Bael fruit, Bael tree, Bel, Bengal-quince, Bili, Golden apple, Indian bael, Indian quince, Quince, Stone apple, Wood apple


Aegle marmelos CORREA, Crateva marmelos Linnaeus


Bark, foliage, Fruit, Fruits, Matured Fruits, Seed, Unripe fruit, Unspecified

Diseases & Uses

Ungrouped Diseases & Uses

Abdominal pain, Adstringent, Aids digestion, Anti-dandruff, Anti-diarrheic, antidiarrhetic, Anti-diarrhoeal, Antidiarrhoeic, Anti-dysenteric, Astrigent, Astringent, bad digestion, Bellyache, Bellypain, benificial effect on the digestion, Bloody flux, Chronic dysentery, constipation, Costive, Costiveness, dandruff, diaorrhea, Diarrhea, diarrhoea, Digestive, Digestive stimulant, digestive trouble, Digestive weakness, disease of the eye, dispepsia, Dyschezia, dysentery, dyspepsia, Dyssynergic defaecation, Eupeptic, Eye complaints, Eye disease, eye diseases, Febrile response, fever, feverish condition, Fevers, Gastralgia, Good for digestion, good for the stomach, Hypoglycemia, Hypoglycemic, Icterus, improves digestion, Indigestion, Jaundice, Nourishing, Nutrious, Nutritious, Nutritive, ophthalmic disease, Ophthalmic problems, opthalmic disease, Poor digestion, Promotes digestion, Pyrexia, Satrigent, stimulates digestion, Stomach ache, Stomach aches, stomach atony, stomach debility, stomachic, stomach lassitude, Stomach pain, stomach pains, stomach tonic, Warming digestive, weak stomach


Sweet drink

Other uses

care of the hair, Hair cleaner, Hair rinse, hair shampoo

TCM - Traditional Chinese medicine

TCM MERIDIAN: NA, Traditional Chinese medicine, Used in traditional Chinese medicin

Local (Geographical) use

Phytomedical used in northern India, Phytomedical used in Purulia district, West Bengal, India, Phytomedical used in West Bank, Palestine, Phytomedical used on Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Phytomedical use in Nepal, Phytomedical use in the Guianas (Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana), Used in Bangladesh


 alkaloid, Allocryptopine, ascorbic acid, ash, Calcium, Carbohydrates, Caryophyllene, Caryophyllene Oxide, Citral, Citronellal, Cuminaldehyde, D-Limonene, essential oil, eucalyptol, fat, Fibres, Gamma sitosterol, iron, mucilage, Niacin, P-Cymene, pectin, phellandrene, phosphorus, potassium, protein, psoralen, Scoparone, starch, sugars, tannin, tartaric acid, Umbelliferone, Vitamin B1, Vitamin B2, water, Β-Carotene

Source: LiberHerbarum/Pn2286

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