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Table 4 Fidelity level of herbal medicines mentioned

From: Ethnopharmacological survey of herbal remedies used for treatment of various types of cancer and their methods of preparations in the West Bank-Palestine

Medicinal plant Type of cancer Np N FL,%
Achillea aleppica DC. Colon 13 13 100.00
Alhagi graecorum Boiss. Skin 88 88 100.00
Arbutus andrachne L. Skin 3 3 100.00
Brassica oleracea L. Skin 91 91 100.00
Calotropis procera (Aiton) Dryand. Skin 70 70 100.00
Capparis spinosa L. Skin 79 79 100.00
Catharanthus roseus (L.) G.Don Liver 69 69 100.00
Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad. Bone 71 71 100.00
Colchicum hierosolymitanum L. Bones cancer 71 71 100.00
Crataegus azarolus L. Skin 79 79 100.00
Cucumis sativus L. Liver 16 16 100.00
Daphne linearifolia L. Skin 19 19 100.00
Daucus guttatus Sm. Colon 10 10 100.00
Ficus sycomorus L. Stomach 9 9 100.00
Galium aparine L. Colorectal 17 17 100.00
Hypericum perforatum L. Skin 20 20 100.00
Laurus nobilis L. Brain 8 8 100.00
Lawsonia inermis L. Lung 15 15 100.00
Mandragora officinalis Mill. Brain 28 28 100.00
Mangifera indica L. Prostate 37 37 100.00
Nerium oleander L. Glandular 19 19 100.00
Pistacia palaestina Boiss. Skin 33 33 100.00
Plantago lanceolata L. Colorectal 40 40 100.00
Punica granatum L. Lung 29 29 100.00
Quercus calliprinos Webb Throat 43 43 100.00
Quercus ithaburensis Decne. Colon 66 66 100.00
Rosmarinus officinalis L. Lung 47 47 100.00
Salix alba L. Lung 61 61 100.00
Salvia palaestina Benth. Hodgkin's Lymphoma 16 16 100.00
Sinapis arvensis L. Colon 29 29 100.00
Triticum aestivum L. Esophageal 77 77 100.00
Verbascum sinuatum L. Breast 89 89 100.00
Viscum cruciatum Sieber ex Boiss. Lung 31 31 100.00
Ziziphus spina-christi (L.)Desf. Lung 6 6 100.00
Origanum jordanicum Danin & Kunne Lung 18 23 78.26
Psidium guajava L. Lung 21 29 72.41
Orobanche aegyptiaca Pers. Breast 23 32 71.88
Urtica urens L. Bones 52 77 67.53
Zingiber officinale Roscoe Stomach 52 77 67.53
Arum dioscoridis Sm. Stomach 99 99 66.67
Allium cepa L. Stomach 29 44 65.91
Teucrium capitatum L. Pancreatic 41 63 65.08
Portulaca oleracea L. Esophageal 42 71 59.15
Salvia fruticosa Mill. Colon 23 39 58.97
Melissa officinalis L. Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma 24 41 58.54
Inula viscosa (L.) Aiton Kidney 28 48 58.33
Crocus sativus L. Kidney 39 69 56.52
Acer obtusifolium Sm. Lung 18 32 56.25
Onopordum cynarocephalum subsp. Colon 19 34 55.88
Petroselinum crispum (Mill.) Fuss Kidney 13 24 54.17
Capsicum annuum L Bladder 13 24 54.17
Trifolium philistaeum var. filifolium Zohary Ovarian 11 21 52.38
Annona muricata L. Bladder 25 48 52.08
Ecballium elaterium (L.) A.Rich. Liver 13 25 52.00
Glycine soja Siebold & Zucc. Ovarian 15 29 51.72
Cyclamen persicum Mill. Bladder 16 31 51.61
Cichorium endivia L. Colon 17 33 51.52
Curcuma longa L. Bladder 41 80 51.25