Euphorbia thymifolia Linn.

Nota de alcance (en)

Smaller var., equated with E. thymifolia, is found in tropical plains and low hills of India, ascending to 1,750 m. Bigger var., E. pilulifera/E. hirta Linn. is found in warmer parts of India from Punjab eastwards, and southwards to Kanyakumari.

Plant—antispasmodic, bronchodilator, antiasthmatic (used in bronchial asthma), galactagogue (also used for spermatorrhoea).
Root—used in amenorrhoea.
Latex—used in ringworm, dandruff.
Leaf, seed and latex—purgative. A decoction of the plant, with honey, is given to treat haematuria.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

Khare, C.P./ Indian Medicinal Plants. -- Nueva Dheli: Springer, 2007 . - p. 836.

Euphorbia thymifolia Linn.
Término aceptado: 16-Nov-2020