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Table 2 ICF value of plants used for the treatment of various diseases

From: An ethnopharmacological evaluation of Navapind and Shahpur Virkanin district Sheikupura, Pakistan for their herbal medicines

Category of diseases No. of use reports % Age of use reports No. of taxa used % Age of taxa ICF
Respiratory diseases 2383 18.31 22 15.38 0.16
GIT diseases 3499 26.88 34 23.78 0.11
Sexual diseases 294 2.26 2 1.40 0.68
Nail, skin, hair, teeth disorders 945 7.26 18 12.59 0.45
Cardiac disorders 521 4.00 4 2.80 0.4
Antidote 378 2.90 7 4.90 0.51
Blood purifier 410 3.15 4 2.80 0.16
Wound healing 1397 10.73 13 9.09 0.16
Fever, cold, influenza disorders 1419 10.90 16 11.19 0.02
Urinary disorders 221 1.70 7 4.90 0.82
Muscles disorders 571 4.39 6 4.20 0.05
Glandular disorders 591 4.54 7 4.90 0.09
Animal disease 389 2.99 3 2.10 0.44