There are numerous herbal medicines reported in traditional Persian medicine which has not yet been evaluated for efficacy and safety. Descurainia Sophia Webb & Berth seed, also known as flixweed, a commonly used herbal medicine in Iranian folk medicine is one of those medicinal herbs with prevalent use. Known as the largest traditional pharmacopeia of Persian medicine. Due to the reports in traditional manuscripts of Persian medicine, Descurainia Sophia is considered as an effective therapy for the patients suffering from constipation and hemorrhoid.
Harvest period: second week of June
Harvest method: manual