Holy Basil: Oct 08 Journal of Ethnopharmacology study which was performed on rats w sciatic nerve neuropathy. Ocimum sanctum (holy basil) extract was administered for ten days following surgeries. Scientists observed that HBE reduced the effects of nerve degeneration, helped to make nerve receptors more sensitive to stimuli, and aided in motor control after the surgery.
Ocimum tenuiflorum, watercolour on paper, by an unknown Indian artist, commissioned by William Roxburgh, Kolkata, India, early 19th century. (Image: RBG Kew)
Raw Edible Plants: Holy Basil (Ocimum tenuiflorum)
Carbón activado propiedades desintoxicantes
Considerado como sagrado en el hinduismo Ocimum tenuiflorum tiene muchoshellip
Ocimum tenuiflorum (holy basil)
Holy basil plant
Ocimum tenuiflorum syn. sanctum ~ holy basil or tulsi and tulasi in South Asia, it is an important sacred plant in Hinduism. The essential oil from some populations of holy basil contains high levels of eugenol. In traditional Thai medicine, the leaf or whole plant is used to alleviate nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea and flatulence, antibacterial, Fresh flowers are used to treat coughs and colds. Native to tropical and subtropical Asia.
Ocimum basilicum / Basil
Tulsi or Thulasi, also called the Queen of herbs (Ocimum tenuiflorum or Ocimum Sanctum). The tulsi plant has many medicinal properties. The leaves are a nerve tonic and also sharpen memory