Table 1: The prevalence of the herbal use among the study group.

Herbal typeMaleFemaleTotal

Urtica dioica7 (3%)22 (9.6%)29 (12.6%)
Sambucus nigra (Elderberry)3 (1.3%)11 (4.8%)14 (6.1%)
Spirulina5 (2.1%)8 (3.5%)13 (5.7%)
Honey4 (1.7%)6 (2.6%)10 (4.3%)
Butterbur1 (0.4%)4 (1.7%)5 (2.1%)
Allium cepa (onion)None4 (1.7%)4 (1.7%)
Prunus dulcis (almond)1 (0.4%)3 (1.3%)4 (1.7%)
Petroselinum crispum (parsley)1 (0.4%)2 (0.9%)3 (1.3%)
Lemon peelNone2 (0.9%)2 (0.9%)
Total22/68 (32.4%)62/162 (38.3%)84/230 (36.6%)