9. Do you use any other spice/ spices? If yes please state
10. Why do you use these herbs and spices?
Tradition [ ] To add flavor to food [ ] Medicinal Purpose [ ] Readily available[ ] Other[ ]
11. How often do you use herbs and spices?
Daily [ ]
This questionnaire is carried out by Fourth Year Pharmacy Students and is aimed at finding out
how knowledgeable Jamaicans are about the herbs and spices they use.
Please indicate your choice by placing a tick in the spaces provided.
1. What is your age?
16. How did you know these herbs and spices could be used?
Mother [ ] Grandmother [ ]
Father [ ] Grandmother [ ]
Other [ ]
17. Did the herb or spice help to cure your illness?
Yes [ ]
Partially [ ]
Not sure [ ]
18. Did you experience any unwanted ef