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Table 4 Reported methods of preparation of traditional medicine

From: Ethnomedicinal plant knowledge and practice of the Oromo ethnic group in southwestern Ethiopia

Methods of preparation Frequency Proportion (%)
Crushed 60 35.09
Squeezed 46 26.90
Powdered 20 11.70
Pounded 13 7.60
Concocted 12 7.02
Extracted with cold water 11 6.43
Decocted 4 2.34
Warmed 2 1.17
Smoked 1 0.58
Extracted by boiling stem 1 0.58
Enclosed in a piece of close 1 0.58