Philippine Herbs Used in Small Animal Practice

Herb Indication  Preparation and Application    Active Ingredient  Precaution
Malunggay (Moringa oleifera Agalactia /Ff: leaves or
Pt/ S: leaves and apply on mammaries
Calcium oxalate, pectic substances  
Gatas-gatasan (Euphorbia hirta Agalactia  I/ Dr: whole plant   Amygdalin, calcium oxalate  High doses can irritate GIT 
Sampaguita (Jasminum sambac) Mastitis  Pt/ Fo: Leaves and flowers, apply on the mammaries (lactifuge)     

Philippine Herbs Used in Small Animal Practice
Compiled by M. Leila Santiago-Flores, DVM
Preparation and Application of Herbal Medicines
Integumentary System
Gastrointestinal System
Intestinal Parasitism
Respiratory System
Reproductive System
Urinary System

Circulatory System
Ophthalmic Disorders


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