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Table 2 Composition of recipes

From: Ethnobotanical survey on plants used in the treatment of candidiasis in traditional markets of southern Benin

  n (Frequency in %)
Single plants Plants + NPE 1Plant 2plants 3 to 5plants 6plants and more
Herbalists 80 (98.77%) 1 (1.23%) 10 (12.35%) 11 (13.58%) 23 (28.40%) 37 (45.68%)
Traditional healers 36 (83.72%) 7 (16.28%) 17 (30.23%) 16 (37.21%) 7 (16.28%) 3 (6.98%)
Global 116 (93.55%) 8 (6.45%) 23 (21.77%) 27 (21.77%) 30 (24.19%) 40 (32.26%)
  1. NPE non-plant elements (Kaolin, alum, sulphur)