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Comparative study on the medicinal plants most recommended by traditional practitioners in Morocco and Canada


Comparative study on the medicinal plants most recommended by traditional practitioners in Morocco and Canada



Journal of Herbs, Spices and Medicinal Plants 10(3): 25-45



DOI: 10.1300/j044v10n03_04

An ethnopharmacological survey was used to compare the medicinal plants most frequently recommended by herbalists, naturopaths, and other traditional practitioners in Moroccan and Canadian socioeconomic settings. Striking differences in traditional pharmacopoeias were noted between Morocco and the Canadian province of Quebec, with only one plant, garlic (Allium sativum), on both lists of the top 20 most frequently recommended plants.

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