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Table 2 Traditional preparation of plant infusions for the treatment of diarrhea in Poland

From: Neutralization of cholera toxin by Rosaceae family plant extracts

Plant Common Name Used part dry material weight [g] Added water [mL] Concentration (g) / litera Infusion preparation Daily oral doses References
Agrimonia eupatoria L. agrimony aerial parts 1.5–4 ≤ 250 6–16 The stated amount of boiling water is poured over the dry plant powder, covered and incubated for 15 min to 8 h 2–3 [26, 27]
Rubus fruticosus L. blackberry leaves 1–2 250 4–8 3b [28]
Rubus idaeus L. raspberry leaves 1.5–8 150 10–53.3 2–3 [25, 27]
Rosa canina L. rosehip fruit 2–5 150 13.3–33.3 ≥ 3 [24, 27]
Fragaria vesca L. wild strawberry leaves 1–2 250 4–8 3b [27, 28]
  1. aEquivalent amount of dry plant material per liter of hot water to produce a traditional preparation
  2. bRecommended dose for children is 80–125 mL