Mark Tierno's Medicinal Herbs Database

    Basil, West African
Botanical Name   Ocimum viride, Ocimum gratissimum
System Affected   diarrhea, insect repelent, gargle, wounds
Properties   diarrhea repels insects leaf oil is antiseptic gargle (contains thymol), dressing for wounds treatment for conjunctivitis
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Origin   Africa
Notes   In Ghana is called Adefetue
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    Ocimum Gratissimum
Botanical Name   Ocimum gratissimum
System Affected   back
Properties   back pain
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