Ervum

Ervum

a genus of the plant family Leguminosae; contains an unidentified toxin which causes depression, vomiting, incoordination, coma in pigs. Includes E. ervilia (bastard lentil, bitter vetch), E. lens (Lens culinaris, L. esculenta lentil).
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As she narrates, she has treated most of her clients using a suppository which she prepares at home from the following components: Nigella sativa, Cuminum cyminum, Sesamum indicum, Cicer arietinum, Ervum lens, honey, Myristica fragrans with Nerium oleander, Trigonella foenum-graecum, Cherry prunus, and a piece of unwashed wool (Figures 1, 2, and 3).