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Accepted name: 
Allium cepa L. [Amaryllidaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist ( Three stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
ajo Other Plants for Malaria, Plants for Fever (Milliken, 2019)
allii cepae bulbus Pharmaceutical E-Kommission: Approved Status (1984-1994)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
allium cepa Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
aritarapasakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ba la nda (p) Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
basal Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Handbook of Arabian Medicinal Plants (Ghazanfar, 1994)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Traditional Persian Med. Pl. Database (Rahimi et al., 2018)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
basl Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
bawang Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bulbus allii cepae Pharmaceutical WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
cebola Other Med. Pl. N.E.Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2008)
cebolla Other Archivos de Flora Iberica (Morales et al., 1996)
Med. Pl. Nicarag. Atlantic Coast (Barrett, 1994)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
Pl. Res. of the Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Valley, Mexico (Casas et al., 2001)
Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
cebolla morada Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
cepa bulb Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
cepolla Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
ceriyaulli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chinna vengayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chuvannaulli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cipolla Other Dizionario Delle Erbe Med. (Suozzi, 1995)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
WHODrug Herbal Substances (WHO-UMC, 2019)
common onion Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
cu hanh Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
cukantanam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cukantaram Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cukantarapputu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cukarantam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cukkirantam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cuvannulli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dehydrated onion Other ISO Catalogue (2009)
dirghapatra Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
dirghpatra Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dungali Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
durgandha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
eeravengayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
eerulli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
enkalapputu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
enkanapputu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
erra ulligadda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
erragaddalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
etcam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ganda Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
garden onion Other Native American Ethnobotany (Moerman, 1998)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
hom hua yai Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
hom khaao Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
hom yai Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
hu t'sung t'song Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
hu-t'sung Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
hua phak bhu Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
i-i-bsel Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
inyan Other Med. Pl. Nicarag. Atlantic Coast (Barrett, 1994)
ira-vengayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
irakayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
irakkacciyam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
irakucci Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
irakuccipputu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
irakuccittam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
irakucittam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
irankayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
iravengayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
iravenkayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
iravulli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
irulli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaccanakayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaccankayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kamdo Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kanda nripakanda Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kandaa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kando Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kantaculikam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kantam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kapalakini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kapalakinipputu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
katikaropi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kayatari Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kayattiri Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kesounni Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
khtim Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
kremmýdi Other Med. Pl. Use: Monasteries on Cyprus (Lardos & Heinrich, 2013)
kunbali Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kuranacam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kutamakayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
küchenzwiebel Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
l'oignon Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
latarka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
loyon Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
lra-vengayam Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
lruli Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
lruli,vella-vengayam Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
lrulli Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
lök Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
madhujam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
madras oignon Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
mahakanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
matukkamam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mesakaputpam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mukantakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mukattusanam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mukatusikam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mukhadusaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mullittalati Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
muttuppuvali Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
naimamicam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
naimamicappuntu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nattirulli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
neermulli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
neerulli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
niccayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
niruli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nirulli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
nripakanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
nripapriya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
nripavhaya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nripeshtha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ogba Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
oignon Other Dizionario Delle Erbe Med. (Suozzi, 1995)
ISO 4720:2009 Essential oils: Nomenclature (2009)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
Secrets des Plantes Mèd. (Reader's Digest, 1977)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
onion Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
Dizionario Delle Erbe Med. (Suozzi, 1995)
Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
ISO 4720:2009 Essential oils: Nomenclature (2009)
ISO Catalogue (2009)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Med. Pl. Nicarag. Atlantic Coast (Barrett, 1994)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
Medicinal Plant Marketing in Bangladesh (Dixie et al., 2003)
Survey of Trad. Drugs Sold in Jordan (Lev, 2002)
Tea and Herbal Infusions Europe Pl. Inventory (THIE, 2021)
The Plant-Book (Mabberley, 1996)
Trad. Drugs in Israel at End C20th (Lev & Amar, 2000)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
onion oil Other Food Chemicals Codex (USP, 2008)
pa la na da (d) Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pa la nda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
palandu Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Medicinal Plant Marketing in Bangladesh (Dixie et al., 2003)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
palanduh Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
palanduhu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
palankayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
palantu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
palantukam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pantu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
perullattali Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
piaj Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Medicinal Plant Marketing in Bangladesh (Dixie et al., 2003)
piaz Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Med. Pl. in Arid Regions of N. Punjab, Pakistan (Ashfaq et al., 2019)
Med. Pl. in Talagang, Punjab Province (Nazish Rehman et al., 2017)
Pl. for Snake and Scorpion Bite in N. Pakistan (Butt et al., 2015)
pimaz Other Med. Pl. in District Mastung of Balochistan (Bibi et al., 2014)
piyaj Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Medicinal Plant Marketing in Bangladesh (Dixie et al., 2003)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
piyas Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
piyav Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
piyaz Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
piyaz safaid Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
piyaz taza Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
piāz Other Traditional Persian Med. Pl. Database (Rahimi et al., 2018)
pyaaz Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
pyaj Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pyaz Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
racakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rajapalandu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
rajapriya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rajeshta Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
rajeshtha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
raktakanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
ralu lunu Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
rata lunu Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
rathu lunu Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
recanam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
red globe onion Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
red onion Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
rochaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sebúya Other Med. Pl. E. Nicaragua (Coe et al., 1996)
shallot Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
sibuyas Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
siktha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
spanish onion Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
sukandaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tamanegi Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
tati Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
titcanakantakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
titcanakantam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
titcanakkantakayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
titcanakkantam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
travenkayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
travulli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tukhm piyaz Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tukhm-i-piyaz Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
turturumam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ukkiranamam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ullaagedde Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ullagaddi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ullegaddi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ulli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
ulli gaddalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
umbibawang merah Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
vallimatarai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vekuracakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vekuracakappuntu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vella-vengayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
vellai venkayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vellavengayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vengayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vengayan Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
venggayum Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
venkaayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
venkan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
venkayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
venkayappuntu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vuligaddalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vulli gaddalu Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
vulligaddalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vullipayalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
white globe onion Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
y avaneshtha Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
yangba Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
yavaneshtha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
yavanesta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
yellow bermuda onion Other WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
yerragadda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
yiravenkayam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
zwiebel Other E-Kommission: Approved Status (1984-1994)
Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
Tea and Herbal Infusions Europe Pl. Inventory (THIE, 2021)
WHO Monographs Med. Pl. 1 (1999)
WHODrug Herbal Substances (WHO-UMC, 2019)
κρεμίδι Other Modern Pl. Use in Monasteries on Cyprus, 2006-2012 (Lardos, 2016)
بصل Other Traditional Persian Med. Pl. Database (Rahimi et al., 2018)
پیاز Other Traditional Persian Med. Pl. Database (Rahimi et al., 2018)