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  1. 1. Redroot amaranth <ul><li>Amaranthus retroflexus </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Amarant </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: It has an important herbicide action. </li></ul>
  2. 2. Scarlet pimpernel <ul><li>Anagallis Arvensis </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Anagall </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: It is not used in medicine but it is used popularly in ulcers and in herpes zoster. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Blue aphyllanthes <ul><li>Aphyllanthes monspeliensis </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Jonc boval </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: It contains antioxidant substances that protects against free radicals. It offers photoprotection for the skin. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Lesser burdock/Cedowratch <ul><li>-Local name: Repalassa </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: It isn’t approved by phytotherapeutical organizations. In vitro: Arctium sp . it has antimicrobial, antifungical, digestive relative activities, but it is not recomend its use. It has been used traditionally for the skin. </li></ul>Arctium minus
  5. 5. Aster <ul><li>Aster squamatus </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Àster </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: It has an antidiarrhoeic action but it has to be confirmed by additional investigations. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Branchionus <ul><li>Brachypodium phoenicoides </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Fenàs de merge </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: Not described </li></ul>
  7. 7. Chicory <ul><li>Cichorium intybus </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Xicoira </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: Chicory is used in dispepsy and for the loss of appetite. </li></ul>
  8. 8. White wallrocket <ul><li>Diplotaxis erucoides </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Ravenissa blanca </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: It’s antioxidant. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Annual fleabane <ul><li>Erigeron bonarebse </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Erigeron </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role:Not described </li></ul>
  10. 10. Watercress-leaved rocket <ul><li>Erucastrum nasturtifolium </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Agèrat </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: Not described </li></ul>
  11. 11. Mediterranean spurge <ul><li>-Local name: Lleteresa vesquera </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: It’s antioxidant. </li></ul>Euphorbia characias
  12. 12. Bedstraw <ul><li>Galium valantia </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Rabos </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: Not described </li></ul>
  13. 13. Shortpod mustard <ul><li>Hirschfeldia incana </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Rabanisa incana </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: Not described </li></ul>
  14. 14. Tatching grass <ul><li>-Local name: Fenàs </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: Not described </li></ul>Hyparrhenia hirta
  15. 15. Elcampe <ul><li>Inula viscosa </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Olivarda </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: Its properties are antiflammatory, antimicrobial, wound healing and hypolipidemic (shown in animals). </li></ul>
  16. 16. Arrowroot <ul><li>Linaria cymbalaria </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Picardia </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: Not described </li></ul>
  17. 17. Wood sorrel <ul><li>-Local name: Oxalis blanca </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: Not described </li></ul>Oxalis acetosella
  18. 18. Pink sorrel <ul><li>-Local name: Oxalis rosa </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: Not described </li></ul>Oxalis articulata
  19. 19. Bermuda buttercup <ul><li>Oxalis pes-caprae </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Pa de cucut </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: Not described </li></ul>
  20. 20. Common bean <ul><li>-Local name: Mongetera </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: It is traditionally used for urinary infections, diabethes, edemas and urinary lithiasys. It could be coadyuvant in urinary infection treatment. </li></ul>Phaseolus vulgaris
  21. 21. Hoary plantain <ul><li>-Local name: Plantago </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: In vitro, it has a tyrosine kinase and a tumor growth inhibition activity. It has nutritional value and some toxic components at the same time. </li></ul>Plantago media
  22. 22. Milk thistle <ul><li>-Local name: Card marià </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: It has antihepatotoxic, antioxidant, antiimflamatory, antiallergic, anticolesteremical and anticolestathic actions. </li></ul><ul><li>It’s indicated for dyspepsic transtorns, hepathic inflamations, hepathic cyrrosis treatment and GI disorders. </li></ul><ul><li>But it has adverse effects, it’s a little laxant and it can’t be used without the advice of a doctor. </li></ul>Silybum marianum
  23. 23. Common chickweed <ul><li>Stellaria media </li></ul><ul><li>-Local Name: Morrons </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: unknown </li></ul>
  24. 24. Broadleaf cattail <ul><li>-Local name: Boga </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: Not described </li></ul>Typha latifolia
  25. 25. Rough cocklebur <ul><li>-Local name: Bardana menor </li></ul><ul><li>-Medical Role: Not described </li></ul>Xanthium strumarium
  26. 26. Sage <ul><li>Local name: Salvia </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: It’s used in infection and inflammation of the respiratory tract and dispepsia. It improves the cognitive functions in Allzheimer patients </li></ul>
  27. 27. Beetroots <ul><li>Local name: Bleda </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: It has a profound deworming effect on O. dentatum infection (animals). </li></ul>Beta vulgaris
  28. 28. Lichwort <ul><li>Local name: Herba de mur </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: It has been studied as immunogen to prevent the development of asthma in some patients. </li></ul><ul><li>Adverse effects: Its pollen is very allergic </li></ul>Parietaria officinalis
  29. 29. Asparagus <ul><li>Local name: Esparraguera </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: It’s used in urinary diseases. </li></ul>Asparagus officinalis
  30. 30. Stinging Nettle <ul><li>Local name: Ortiga </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: It can be used i n patients with moderate and severe symptoms of urinary tract. </li></ul><ul><li>Adverse effects: No side effects have been identified. </li></ul>Urtica dioica
  31. 31. Dandelion <ul><li>Local name: Dent de lleó </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: The r oot I used for hepatobiliar, discinesy, dispepsy. The air parts are used for dispepsy and flatulences. </li></ul><ul><li>Adverse effects: Unknown </li></ul>Tarax acum officinale
  32. 32. White poplar <ul><li>Local name: Àlber </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: Impact of flooding on soil bacterial communities associated with poplar trees. </li></ul>Populus alba
  33. 33. Hedera helix <ul><li>Local name: Heura </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: To alleviate cough in common cold, bronchitis or respiratory tract diseases with formation of mucus. </li></ul>Hedera helix
  34. 34. Sterile Oats <ul><li>Local name: Cugula </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: It has been studied that helps to colesterol reduction more studies are needed. </li></ul>Avena sterelis
  35. 35. Elm-Leaved Bramble <ul><li>Local name: Esbarzer </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: Acute diarrhoeas and pharingitis. </li></ul>Rubus ulmifolius
  36. 36. Clammy Sow Thistle <ul><li>Local name: Conillera </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: It is not well known if it is antibiotic. </li></ul>Sonchus tenerrimus
  37. 37. Fennel <ul><li>Local name: Fonoll </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: Dispepsy treatments and indigestions. </li></ul>Foeniculum vulgare
  38. 38. Fat Hen <ul><li>Local name: Blet blanc </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: Etiologic agent for occupational respiratory allergy. </li></ul>Chenopodium album
  39. 39. Mallow <ul><li>Local name: Malva </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: bucopharingeal mucous inflammations and irritative cough. </li></ul>Malva sylvestris
  40. 40. Asparagus fern <ul><li>Local name: Esparaguera fonollera </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: it m ay protect against cancers and cardiovascular disease. </li></ul>Asparagus acutifolius
  41. 41. Italian Stone Pine <ul><li>Local name: Pi pinyoner </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: Not described. </li></ul>Pinus pinea
  42. 42. Aleppo Pine <ul><li>Local name: Pi blanc </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: Popularly used for c atarrhal afections, muscular pains, rheumatic afections and neuralgy. </li></ul>Pinus halepensis
  43. 43. Shrubby Hare's Ear <ul><li>Local name: Matabou </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: In vitro it has inhibited an factor transcription involved in inflammation and immunomodulation. </li></ul>Bupleurum fruticosum
  44. 44. Nettle Tree <ul><li>Local name: Lladoner </li></ul><ul><li>Uses: No items found. </li></ul>Celtis australis