Author: Jan Scholten
655.41.03 Dictamnus albus
English: Dittany of Crete; Burning-bush; False Dittany; White Dittany; Gas-plant.
Botany: has oil glands everywhere, can be set on fire on hot days, without any danger to plants near it; it has a strong spicy smell; perennial herb; southern Europe, north Africa and southern and central Asia.
Content: essential oil, lemon-like smell, flammable.
Fever: malignant, pestilential
Dreams: exhausting; piecing together the bodies of her children; flying, unable; killing her own children.
General: decaying flesh, malignancies, obstructions.
Mouth: taste bitter, unpalatable, acrid.
Urinary: cystitis; urine scanty, gravel; pain, colic.
Female: menses absent, scanty, obstructed; leucorrhoea; labour difficult.