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

Rev.14-07-2016

Christ's thorn

Plant

Family

Rhamnaceae

English

Christ's thorn, Jerusalem thorn, Syrian christ-thorn

Latin

Paliurus spina christi, Paliuris aculeatus Lam., Paliuris spina-christi Mill., Paliurus aculeatus, Ziziphus spina-christi, Zizyphus spina-christi Willd.

Diseases & Uses

Ungrouped Diseases & Uses

Acute coryza, Acute viral nasopharyngitis, Adstringent, Anti-hypertensive, Arterial hypertension, Astrigent, Astringent, chill, Chills, Cold, colds, common cold, constipation, Costive, Costiveness, Diuretic, Dyschezia, Dyssynergic defaecation, Head colds, Herbal tonic, high blood pressure, hypertension, Hyper tensive, Lowers bloodpressure, reduce blood pressure, reduce high bloodpressure, Tonic

Warnings

Poison, Poisonous, Toxic

Local (Geographical) use

Phytomedical use in Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao

Ingredients

 ascorbic acid, ash, Beta-Sitosterol, Betulinic-Acid, Calcium, Carbohydrates, fat, iron, Niacin, phosphorus, potassium, protein, Vitamin B1, Vitamin B2, water, Β-Carotene

Source: LiberHerbarum/Pn3855

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