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Table 1 Reported ethnomedicinal uses of Laggera aurita

From: Ethnomedicinal applications, phytochemistry, and pharmacological properties of Laggera aurita Linn (Asteraceae): A Review

Ethnomedicinal use Plant part Location of reported use References Confirmed pharmacological activity
Antibacterial Leaf, whole plant, volatile oil, aerial part Not specified Egharevba et al. (2010), Greff et al. (2006), Magaji and Malami (2018), Shahwar et al. (2012) Confirmed (Ref)
Antispasmodic Not specified India (Singh and Mittal (2015) Dantanko and Malann (2020), Singh and Mittal (2015) Not confirmed
Atherosclerosis Essential oil Not specified Getahun et al. (2019), Olurishe and Mati (2014) Not confirmed
Asthma Not specified Burkina Faso (Diabala et al. 2014) Guragi et al. (2018), Magaji and Malami (2018) Not confirmed
Bronchitis Not specified Burkina Faso (Diabala et al. 2014) Magaji and Malami (2018) Not confirmed
Cancer Essential oil Not specified Edris (2007), Guragi et al. (2018), Magaji and Malami (2018) Not confirmed
Constipation/laxative Not specified India (Singh and Mittal 2015) Dantanko and Malann (2020), Getahun et al. (2019), Olurishe and Mati (2014), Singh and Mittal (2015) Not confirmed
Diuretic Not specified India (Singh and Mittal 2015) (Singh and Mittal, 2015) Not confirmed
Dysentery Not specified India (Singh and Mittal 2015) Dantanko and Malann (2020), Getahun et al. (2019), Olurishe and Mati (2014), Salisu et al. (2014), Singh and Mittal (2015) Not confirmed
Dyspepsia Not specified Africa (Getahun et al. 2019) Getahun et al. (2019), Olurishe and Mati (2014), Salisu et al. (2015) Not confirmed
Epilepsy Leaf Nigeria (Malami et al. (2016) Getahun et al. (2019), Guragi et al. (2018), Magaji and Malami (2018), Muhammad and Sani (2018) Confirmed (Ref)
Fever Leaf Burkina Faso (Diabala et al. 2014) Getahun et al. (2019), Magaji and Malami (2018) Confirmed (Ref)
Grain preservation Not specified Cameroon Egharevba et al. (2010) Not confirmed
Indigestion Not specified Not specified Julde et al. (2017) Not confirmed
Inflammation Whole plant Africa (Getahun et al. 2019) Getahun et al. (2019), Olurishe and Mati (2014), Salisu et al. (2015), Shahwar et al. (2012) Confirmed (Ref)
Insect repellant Essential oil Nigeria (Dantanko and Malann (2020), Salisu et al. 2015) Dantanko and Malann (2020), Salisu et al. (2015) Confirmed (Ref)
Nasal congestion Not specified Burkina Faso (Diabala et al. 2014) Getahun et al. (2019), Magaji and Malami (2018) Not confirmed
Malaria Leaf, essential oil Burkina Faso (Diabala et al. 2014), Nigeria (Egharevba et al. 2010) Dantanko and Malann (2020), Egharevba et al. (2010) Confirmed (Ref)
Pain Whole plant Burkina Faso (Diabala et al. 2014) Getahun et al. (2019), Julde et al. (2017) Confirmed (Ref)
Stomatitis Not specified Burkina Faso (Diabala et al. 2014) Getahun et al. (2019), Julde et al. (2017) Not confirmed
Thrombosis Essential oil Not specified Edris (2007), Guragi et al. (2018) Not confirmed
Wound healing Not specified Africa (Getahun et al. 2019) Getahun et al. (2019), Julde et al. (2017), Salisu et al. (2015) Not confirmed