Solanum melongena L.

Nota de alcance

PARTE UTILIZADA= Used part: Planta entera, frutos.  

ACCIÓN FARMACOLÓGICA= Pharmacological action: El fruto caliente en aplicaciones locales es calmante y madurativo, el jugo es diurético.

ZONA GEOGRÁFICA= Geografical zone: Uruguay, Caminos de Santiago. 

Nota de alcance (en)

Uses:  Diabetic.                                                

Origin: Belize, Caribbean, China, Colombia, Ecuador, Honduras, Madagascar, Panama, Peru, United Sates, Venezuela.


Root: Powdered and applied externally as well as taken internally to remedy bleeding; for asthma. Juice of root is employed in French Guiana for otitis and toothache. In Surinam, warmed fruit-paste is applied to painful joints.

Stem and Leaf: Leaves mixed with stem-bark for use as a dysentery remedy.

Range. Africa and Asia. Widely cultivated in many countries.

Leaf: a stimulant.

Nota bibliográfica

1) GONZALEZ, Matías ; LOMBARDO, Atilio ; VALLARINO, Aida. Plantas de la medicina vulgar del Uruguay. Montevideo : Talleres Gráficos, 1937, p.25.

2) Geraldini , Isanete, Journal of Ethnopharmacology v. 173, 2015 . -- p. 383-423

3) Robertt, A., et al.. Medicinal Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Suriname, French Guyana)/Smithsonian NMNH. cited online: 17-08-2017

4) DeFilipps, Robert A.; Krupnick, Gary A. / PhytoKeys, v. 102. - - p. 1 - 314,  2018.

Solanum melongena L.
Término aceptado: 05-Dic-2007