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Official name: Chenopodium opulifolium Auct. non Schrad.
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Synonyms: Chenopodium ugandae (Aellen) Aellen
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Reference HA 20
Author: Adjanohoun et al.
Title: Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(018), H(046), H(104), H(139)
Recipes: H(018), leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Maytenus buchananii of Spathodea campanula, leaves , roots of Chenopodium opulifolium, powder, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(046), leaves of Momordica foetida of Chenopodium opulifolium, to dry, powder, to dilute (H2O), local application + mineral oil
H(046), leaves of Momordica foetida of Chenopodium opulifolium, to dry, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(046), leaves of Momordica foetida of Chenopodium opulifolium of Lantana trifolia of Vernonia amygdalyna, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(046) measles, stem with leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium, leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, maceration (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(104) new born, child, juice leaves of Chenopodium, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(139) sexual asthenia, leaves of Chenopodium., maceration (H2O), to filter, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference HB 01
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Guérisseurs et plantes médicinales de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren, Belgique.Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 18, 214 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(003), H(005), H(006), H(008), H(014), H(018), H(020), H(022), H(028), H(031), H(037), H(046), H(068), H(078), H(091), H(113), H(104), H(201)
Recipes: H(003), H(012), local application stems and leaves pounded of Bidens pilosa of Chenopodium ugandae of Oxalis corniculata of Spilanthes mauritiana
H(003), H(012), leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Conyza sumatrensis, to pound, local application
H(005) legs oedema, local application leaves pounded of Bidens pilosa of Chenopodium ugandae of Cynodon nlemfuensis of Rumex bequartii
H(006), seeds of Chenopodium., powder, VO.
H(006) + H(104), H(068) amoeba, H(104), leaves of Chenopodium., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(006) + H(104), H(068) amoeba, H(104), leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Hygrophila auriculata, juice, VO.
H(008), leaves of Chenopodium., decoction (H2O), enema
H(008), decoction (H2O) leaves of Allophylus africanus of Chenopodium ugandae of Rhus vulgaris of Steganotaenia araliacea of Virectaria major, enema
H(014) dermatosis, skin eruption, leaves of Chenopodium., decoction (H2O), bath
H(014) dermatosis, skin eruption, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Thunbergia alata, decoction (H2O), bath
H(014) dermatosis, skin eruption, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Virectaria major, juice, friction
H(014) dermatosis, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Faurea saligna of Phytolacca dodecandra of Ziziphus abyssinica, maceration (H2O), friction
H(014) tinea, stems with leaves of Chenopodium., powder, local application en unguent
H(014) tinea, leaves of Chenopodium., powder, local application en unguent
H(020, 3) snake, leaves of Chenopodium., to pound, local application
H(020, 2) snake, leaves of Chenopodium., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(020, 2) snake, leaves of Chenopodium., juice, VO.
H(020) snake, leaves of Chenopodium., juice, VO. + local application
H(020) snake, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Erlangea cordifolia of Hyparrhenia cymbaria, to carbonize, VO., scarifications
H(020) snake, leaves of Chenopodium., to carbonize, VO.
H(020) snake, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Eriosema montanum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(020) snake, leaves of Eriosema montanum of Chenopodium ugandae, to carbonize, VO.
H(020) snake, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, roots of Indigofera arrecta, to pound, local application
H(022), leaves of Bidens pilosa of Chenopodium ugandae of Indigofera atriceps of Veronica abyssinica, decoction (H2O), enema
H(028) uterus, leaves of Chenopodium., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(028) uterus, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Lannea schimperi, to pound, in vagina
H(031), leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Cissus rubiginosa of Clerodendrum myricoides of Drymaria cordata, of Erlangea spissa of Sesamum angolense, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(037) cough, H(046) measles, chicken-pox, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Thunbergia sp., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(037) cough, leaves of Chenopodium., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(046) measles, chicken-pox, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Crassocephalum sp. of Guizotia scabra of Erlangea spissa of Microglossa pyrifoplia of Piper umbellatum of Vernonia lasiopus of Virectaria major of Zehneria scabra, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(046) measles, chicken-pox, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(046) measles, chicken-pox, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(046) measles, chicken-pox, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, decoction (H2O), bath , enema
H(046) measles, chicken-pox, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, decoction (H2O), bath
H(068) intestinal parasitism, leaves of Chenopodium., decoction (H2O), enema
H(078) mild tumor, leaves of Biophytum helenae of Chenopodium ugandae, juice, scarifications
H(091) childs, to carbonize of leaves of Anisopappus africanus of Ageratum conyzoides of Acalypha psilostachya of Aspillia pluriseta of Berkheya spekeana of Haumaniastrum itchopsifolium of Chenopodium ugandae of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Floscopa glomerata of Tetradenia riparia , VO.
H(091) childs, leaves of Anisopappus africanus of Ageratum conyzoides of Acalypha psilostachya of Aspillia pluriseta of Berkheya spekeana of Haumaniastrum itchopsifolium of Chenopodium ugandae of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Floscopa glomerata of Tetradenia riparia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Brillantaisia cicatricosa of Chenopodium ugandae of Lannea schimperi, decoction (H2O), enema
H(091) kwash., leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, to carbonize, VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Geranium aculeolatum of Vicia paucifolia, stems with leaves of Microglossa pyrifolia of Ranunculus multifidus, decoction (H2O), VO. + enema
H(091) kwash., leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Geranium aculeolatum of Vicia paucifolia, stems with leaves of Microglossa pyrifolia of Ranunculus multifidus, to carbonize, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Gynura scandens, decoction (H2O), to pound (H2O), local application
H(113) rheumatism, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Cynodon nlemfuensis, decoction (H2O), to pound (H2O), local application
H(201) protection during menses, leaves of Chenopodium., to pound, friction
H(201), H(091), to prevent child illness, VO., decoction (H2O) leaves of Ageratum conyzoides, Acalypha psilostachya, Anisopappus africanus, Aspilia plurisetta, Berkheya spekeana, Hausmaniastrum itchopsifolium, Chenopodium ugandae, Dichrocephala integrifolia, Floscopa glomerata, Tetradenia riparia
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Drymaria cordata of Phytolacca dodecandra, drops in ears, drops in nose
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Ocimum basilicum, decoction (H2O), to sprinkle
H(201) psychosis, again the bad spirits, stems with leaves of Bidens granti of Chenopodium ugandae, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, again the bad spirits, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, again the bad spirits, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Whithania somnifera, decoction (H2O), enema
H(201) psychosis, again the bad spirits, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Periploca linearifolia of Whithania somnifera, barks stem, branch, trunk of Polyscias fulva, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, again the bad spirits, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Plectranthus barbatus of Solanum aculeastrum…var. albifolium, infusion (H2O), VOP. + friction
H(201) psychosis, again the bad spirits, H(091) kwash., H(008), H(018), leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, decoction (H2O), bath
H(201) psychosis, again the bad spirits, H(091) kwash., H(008), H(018), leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, again the bad spirits, H(091) kwash., H(008), H(018), leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, juice, VO.
H(201) psychosis, again malediction, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, to carbonize, scarifications
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: umugombe (Kirundi)

Reference HB 08
Author: Bally, P.R.O.
Title: Native medicinal and poisonous plants of East Africa. Kew Bull., 1, 10 - 25, (1937)
Symptoms: H(001)
Recipes: H(001), leaves, RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: East Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference HB 28
Author: Banderembako Fabien & Ntitangirageza Térence
Title: La médecine populaire au Burundi : quelques plantes médicinales.
Symptoms: H(004), H(039), H(020), H(037)
Recipes: H(004) injury preparation from the bark of H(039) jiggers (imvunja) the juice extracted from leaves preparation from the bark of Mikania cordata preparation from the bark of Chenopodium opulifolium preparation from the bark of "umukurwa" disinfect the wounds preparation from the bark of the jiggers
H(020) snake, juice preparation from the bark of pressed leaves preparation from the bark of Chenopodium., VO. + juice on bite
H(020) injections preparation from the bark of spider, ashes preparation from the bark of leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium of Bidens pilosa in local scarifications
H(020) honeybees (insuki), juice of leaves of Chenopodium., local application
H(037) cough, extract of leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi
Vernacular name: umugombe (Kirundi)

Reference HC 13b
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.II. Angiosperms (Capparidaceae to Ebenaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 25, 3, 339 - 359, (1989)
Symptoms: H(022)
Recipes: H(022), roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: ufunguo (Vidunda)

Reference HD 04
Author: Desouter, S.
Title: Pharmacopée humaine et vétérinaire du Rwanda. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 22, 254 p., (1991)
Symptoms: H(013), H(019), H(020), H(046), H(068)
Recipes: H(013), dartres-prurit, leaves + petiole, pounded, juice + kaolin + butter, ointment
H(019), ONS. Blepharispermum pubescens, Chenopodium opulifolium , Polygala luteoviridis (kamenamaseke), RNS
H(020) snake, Gabon viper and buffer viper, leaves Chenopodium opulifolium, Hibiscus fuscus, pounded, paste on bite (Zaïre, Bushi)
H(046) chicken-pox, pounded leaves + H2O, maceration, VO.(small quantities) + enema, 2 à 4 X/week, wash the body
H(068), anthelminthic, dry seeds, powder + warm banana beer, VO., after that VO. milk
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda, Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi)
Vernacular name: umugombe (Kinyarwanda)

Reference HD 07
Author: Durand, J.M.
Title: Les plantes bienfaisantes du Ruanda et de l'Urundi. Astrida, Groupe scolaire, 89 p., (1960)
Symptoms: H(006), H(008), H(013), H(020), H(051), H(068), H(108)
Recipes: H(006) purgative (ikivuno), powdered dried seeds in warm local beer, VO. ½ tablespoon. Strong purgative, give a large quantity of milk
H(008) diarrhea, enteritis (ibyo munda noguhitwa), Filtered juice of the plant and crushed leaves + part of the hanging leaf of the banana treer, mix with milk or beer hot VO.2 gulps / day. in mild cases, double the dose in a more severe case
H(013) scab (amahumane), juice of leaves and petioles of Chenopodium opulifolium (umugombe) + juice of ingwa ((unidentified plant) + rancid butter, to mix. Local application
H(013) scab (amahumane), juice of leaves and petioles of umuzaganura (unidentified plant) of Chenopodium opulifolium (umugombe), Local application after scarification
H(013) scab (amahumane), plants juice of Chenopodium opulifolium (umugombe), umuzaganura (unidentified plant) , Dicoma anomala (umwanzuranya), kumar'amahano (unidentified plant)en Local application
H(020) snake bite, crush the plants of Acacia brevispica (umugeyo) + utagiramahwa (unidentified plant) + Piper capense (umubonde) + umubogeli (unidentified plant) + umugomboro (unidentified plant) + Colocasia esculenta (iteke) + y’inanda (unidentified plant) + Basella alba (indarama) + Maesa lanceolata (umuhanga) + icy’imfizi (unidentified plant) + Grewia mollis (umukoma) + Chenopodium opulifolium (umugombe) + igeruza (unidentified plant) + Tragia brevipes ( isusa), crush these plants with H2O, squeeze out the juice with a little H2O, make a plaster with the dough
H(051) paludism. (fever) (ubuganga, amaseke), suc crushed leaves, VO., 2 tablespoons
H(068) worms (inzoka), hookworm and roundworm, 1 tablespoon of grounded seeds. Cook, filter. VO. 2 soup tablespoons the morning before breakfast. For small children, 1 / 2 tablespoon coffee
H(108) ozena (isumbwe), crushing plants of Chenopodium opulifolium (umugombe), Pentas longiflora (isagara), Kalanchoe glaucescens (nyakatsi), Hygrophila auriculata (bugangabukali), Crassocephalum bojeri (ikizimya-muliro), Dicoma anomala (umwanzuranya), akanyamapfundo (unidentified plant), Acanthus sp.(umukarankuba), Clematis simensis (umunkamba), kamaramahano (unidentified plant)). Local application to renew daily on wounds + VO. juice of these plants diluted in H2O, 2 gulps
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umugombe (Kinyarwanda)

Reference HG 28
Author: Giday M., Z. Asfawb, Z. Woldub
Title: Ethnomedicinal study of plants used by Sheko ethnic group of Ethiopia Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 132, pp. 75 - 85 (2010)
Symptoms: H(053)
Recipes: H(053) ear infection, leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium, RNS., local application
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name: tsora (Sheko)

Reference HH 09b
Author: Hamill, F.A., S. Apio, N. K. Mubiru, R. Bukenya-Ziraba, M. Mosango, O. W. Maganyi and D. D. Soejarto
Title: Traditional herbal drugs of Southern Uganda, II: literature analysis and antimicrobial assays, Volume 84, pp. 57 - 78 (2003)
Symptoms: H(051), H(118)
Recipes: H(051) mother's fever, crush with (H2O), VO. Often
H(118) sore throat, leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium: of Euphorbia tirucalli, crush with salt,: lick : as needed to effect result
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (southern), tribe Baganda, district of Mukono
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference HH 1k
Author: Harjula, R.
Title: Mirau and his practice.A study of the ethnomedicinal repertoire of a tanzanian herbalist. Institut for cultural research, University of Turku, Finland, 224 p., (1980)TRI-MED BOOKS LTD: LONDON Registered Office: 5 Tudor Cottage, Lovers Walk, Finchley, London, N3 1JH
Symptoms: H(100), H(013), H(027y), H(108)
Recipes: H(013), skin disease: ltching rash (meele) This remedy is prepared and used in the same way as Mangumo . 3-5 handfulsofthe leaves are boiled,and the solution is added to 10-15 litres of local beer. The mixture is then taken according to the need of the patient. The beer mixed with Mangumo helps in cleansing the womb' as well as the blood and also gives the women strength after giving birth. H(013), skin disease: ltching rash (meele), 50 leaves are boiled and the solution taken orally , 1 glassful 3 times a day. A handful of leaves makes up an average dose for a whole day, that is, 3 glassfuls.
H(100) gono.rrhoea and syphilis , ONS., RNS.
H(108) cough with fever (ikorua), leaves and stalks are boiled and the vapour , inhaled; a blanket may be used as a 'tent' to cover the patient for a delayed after-birth H(027y) and as a topical remedy for a for a delayed after-birth and as a topical remedy for a skin disease H(013)
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania
Vernacular name: meefu

Reference HK 13
Author: Kokwaro, J.O.
Title: Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms: H(026)
Recipes: H(026), leaves of Hyptis pectinata + Chenopodium opulifolium + Leonotis nepetaefolia, pounded + H2O, VO., pain during menstruation
Region: East Africa
Country: East Africa
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

Reference HK 21
Author: Kayonga, A. & F. X. Habiyaremye
Title: Médecine traditionnelle et plantes médicinales rwandaises. Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques de la flore rwandaise.Préfecture de Gisenyi.Univ. Nat. Rwanda Centre universitaire de recherche sur la pharmacopée et la médecine traditionnelle, CURPHAMETRA, inédit, 121p., (1987)
Symptoms: H(003), H(008), H(014), H(016), H(020), H(037), H(055), H(091), H(093), H(104), H(109), H(145), H(183), H(201)
Recipes: H(003), (sprain, imvune), leaves Solanum nigrum, Chenopodium ugandae, Clerodendrum buchholzii (umukuzanyana), Cyathula schimperiana (igifashi), extract H2O, VO., 1 glass
H(008) dys., leaves of Rubia cordifolia , Tragia brevipes, Chenopodium ugandae, Euphorbia schimperiana (kamaramahano), Lagenaria shaerica (umutanga), pounded, extract H2O, VO. 1 soup spoon morning and evening
H(014) itch, leaves, powder + butter, external use
H(014)pityriasis versicola, leaves, powder + butter, external use
H(016), leaves Chenopodium ugandae, Ocimum urticifolium (umwenya) , Crotalaria incana (umuyogera), extract, VO.
H(020) snake, leaves Chenopodium ugandae, Chenopodium procerum, stems and leaves Monopsis stellarioides (ubwungo), whole plant undeterminated species (inturumbutsi), pounded, warmup, external use on wound
H(020) snake, leaves Lantana trifolia, Chenopodium ugandae, extract H2O, VO., 3 soup spoons / h, 3X
H(022), leaves Lysimachia ruhmeriana, Chenopodium ugandae, extract H20, VO.
H(037) pneumonia, leaves pounded, crushed + H2O, extract,VO.
H(091), (ingonga, uruhima), leaves Chenopodium ugandae, whole plants Drymaria cordata, Dissotis senegambiensis, crushed, juice, VO. 1 coffee spoon / D.
H(091), (ingonga, uruhima), leaves Cucurbita pepo, Chenopodium ugandae, Clutia abyssinica, Indigofera arrecta, decoction in banana juice + honey, VO, 3 coffee spoon / D.
H(091) kwash., leaves Chenopodium ugandae, Erythrina abyssinica, Gynandropsis gynandra, Amaranthus graecizans, maceration + banana beer, VO.
H(093) + H(055) + H(201), (uburozi), leaves Senecio mannii, Brillantaisia cicatricosa , Chenopodium ugandae, maceration in banana beer, VO., 1 cup in the morning
H(104) colic, leaves pounded, extract, VO, 1 soup spoon/ D.
H(109) sciatic, leaves, Hibiscus fuscus, Acanthus pubescens, Desmodium repandum, Rubus rigidus, Chenopodium ugandae, Chenopodium ugandae, Tragia brevipes, pounded, extract H2O, VO., 1 à 2 glass / D.
H(145), leaves Chenopodium ugandae, flowers Erythrina abyssinica , maceration, VO. + reduction of the prolapsus with the rest of the leaves
H(183, 2), leaves Chenopodium ugandae , Crotalaria incana (umuyogera), maceration, VO., 3X 1 caffee spoon , or as often as possible
H(183), leaves Chenopodium ugandae , Crotalaria incana (umuyogera), Physalis peruviana, maceration, VO., as often as possible
H(183), leaves Chenopodium ugandae , Chenopodium procerum, extract, VO., 1 drop + local application
H(201) madness, leaves Vernonia pogosperma, Chenopodium ugandae, Phyllanthus fraternus (ubugomboro), pounded + H2O, VO., 1 glass/ 2X par D.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name: umugombe, umwisheke

Reference HK 39a
Author: Kisangau, D. P., H. VM Lyaruu, K.M. Hosea, C.C. Joseph
Title: Use of traditional medicines in the management of HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections in Tanzania: a case in the Buhkoba rural district. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine Volume 3 : 29 (2007)
Symptoms: H(014)
Recipes: H(014) herpes simplex, leaves, RNS. (opportunistic infection from HIV/AIDS)
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Buhkoba rural district)
Vernacular name: akaita malogo

Reference HK 40
Author: Kamatenesi-Mugisha, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa
Title: Medicinal plants used in some gynaecological morbidity ailments in western Uganda. African Journal of Ecology, Volume 45 (Suppl. 1). 34-40 (2007)
Symptoms: H(026), H(028), H(101), H(116)
Recipes: H(028) vaginal prolapsus, H(101) too abundant menstrua, H(026) painful menstruation + H(116) irregular menstruation, leaves, barks, stems, seeds of Chenopodium opulifolium are pounded, squeezing, boiling, VO. + sitting in herbs
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

Reference HK 52
Author: Kokwaro, J. O.
Title: Some common african herbal remedies for skin diseases: with special reference to Kenya Medicinal and poisonous plants of the tropics. Proceedings of symposium of the 14th International botanical congress, Berlin, 24 july - 1 august 1987, 44-69, (1987)
Symptoms: H(014)
Recipes: H(014) ringworm, leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium pounded, mixed with ail and the paste smeared on the infection. For head infection, the hair is cut short to the scalp before thedrug is applied. Contain some oil like ascaridole and can be very effective.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya
Vernacular name: nyatigotigo (Luo)

Reference HL 09
Author: Lejeune, J.B.H.
Title: Quelques plantes médicinales spontanées (utilisées par les indigènes du Ruanda-Urundi). Servir, (Groupe scolaire Astrida), 1, 4, 20 - 25 & 1, 5, 26 - 31, (1940)
Symptoms: H(018), H(068), H(108)
Recipes: H(018), H(108), flowers rumpled, inhalation parfum
H(068), flowers + stems, pounded + H2O tepid + oil
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda, Burundi (ex. Ruanda-Urundi) (ex. Belgian protectorate)
Vernacular name: umugombe (Kinyarwanda)

Reference HM 31
Author: Maregesi, S. M., O.D. Ngassapa, L. Pieters, A.J. Vlietinck
Title: Ethnopharmacological suvey of the Bunda district, Tanzania: Plants used to treat infectious diseases. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 113, pp. 457 - 470 (2007)
Symptoms: H(087)
Recipes: H(087) fungal or bacterial scalp infection, leaves or shoot of Chenopodium opulifolium are dried, powdered and localy applied + sometimes mixed with soda ash
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Bunda district)
Vernacular name: mogabhogole (Jita)

Reference HM 42c
Author: Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otienoi, Anke Weisheit
Title: Ethnomedicine of the Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Part 3: plants used in traditional medicine in Kikuku village, Muleba District Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2012, 8:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-8-14 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/14
Symptoms: H(091), H(100)
Recipes: H(076) mouth H(013) ulcers, H(100) venereal diseases, decoction of leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium, VO. or bath
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Muleba District)
Vernacular name: omwetango (Kikuku)

Reference HM 48
Author: M.-J. Mukazayire, M.-J. , V. Minani, C. K. Ruffo, E. Bizuru, C. Stévigny, P. Duez
Title: Traditional phytotherapy remedies used in Southern Rwanda for the treatment of liver diseases Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 415– 431 (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111006957
Symptoms: H(126)
Recipes: H(126) liver diseases, cush 250 g of leaves of Chenopodium ugandae and boil with 1 bottle of H2O. Filtrer. VO. 1 bottle a day for 12 days
H(126) liver diseases, decoct 500 g of Erythrina abyssinica bark and mix with 300 mg whole plant Bidens pilosa, 300 mg leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, 300 mg leaves of Draceana steudneri grounded in a mortar, in 1 L. H2O. VO. alf a cup 3 times a day with 8 h interval for 10 or 12 days
H(126) liver diseases, grind 1/2 kg of Erythrina abyssinica stem bark in a mortar and mix up with 1 spoon of whole plant of Bidens pilosa., leaves of Coffea arabica and Guizotia scabra of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Chenopodium ugandae . Macerate and Filtrer.VO. A small cup 3 times per day for 3 days
H(126) liver diseases, Macerate a handful of leaves of Carica papaya of Hypoestes triflora of Chenopodium ugandae of stem bark of Erythrina abyssinica crushed in a mortar and in 1 L of H2O. Filtrer and boil. VO. one small cup 3 times a day within 8 h of interval during 12 days
H(126) liver diseases, crush a handful of leaves of Hypoestes triflora of Leucas martinicensis of Desmodium repandum of Draceana steudneri of Chenopodium ugandae of stem barks of Erythrina abyssinica of leaves, roots, fruit seeds of Silybum marianum in a mortar and macerate in 1 L of H2O. Filtrer and boil., VO. a small cup 3 times a day
H(126) liver diseases, mix a handful of leaves of Vernonia lasiopus of Indigofera arrecta of Lantana trifolia of Hypoestes triflora of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Guizotia scabra of Melanthera scandens of Chenopodium ugandae of Dodonaea viscosa, decoct in 2 L of H2O and Filtrer. VO. 2 glasses a day during 6 days or 2 cups per day for 3 days
H(126) liver diseases, grind 500 g of Erythrina bark in a mortar and mix up with 100 g of leaves of Mangifera indica of Leonotis nepetifolia of Guizotia scabra of Draceana steudneri of Chenopodium ugandae of Crassocephalum vitellinum, macerate in 2 L of H2O. VO. 3 cups a day for 3 days
H(126) liver diseases, crush a handful of leaves of Desmodium repandum of Indigofera arrecta of Berkheya spekeana of Leucas martinicensis of Chenopodium ugandae of leaves and roots of Crassocephalum vitellinum add 1 L of H2O and decoct with 500 g of Erythrina abyssinica stem bark. Filtrer.VO. half a cup 3 times a day for 1 week
H(126) liver diseases, grind a handful of leaves of each plant of Berkheya spekeana of Leucas martinicensis of Chenopodium ugandae of Desmodium repandum of Indigofera arrecta, decoction in 1 L. H2O, Filtrer, VO. 1 small cup every 8 h for 1 week
H(126) liver diseases, mix a handful of leaves of each plant of Leonotis nepetifolia of Dodonaea viscosa of Hypoestes triflora of Guizotia scabra of Chenopodium ugandae decoction in 1 liter H2O, Filtrer, VO. 2 glasses a day for 3 days
H(126) liver diseases, grind 500 g of Erythrina abyssinica bark in a mortar and mix up with one spoon of the juice from leaves of all other plants of Rubus rigidus of Persea americana of Bidens pilosa of Indigofera arrecta of Leonotis nepetifolia of Chenopodium ugandae. Boil in 1 L of H2O and Filtrer, VO. 1 cup 3 times a day for 1 week
H(126) liver diseases, crush a handful of stem barks of Dracaena steudneri of roots of Monechma subsessilis of roots of Ludwigia abyssinica of leaves of Aspilia africana of leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, decoction in 3 L. H2O., VO. 1 bottle a day for 12 days
H(126) liver diseases, grind a handful of each plant of Dracaena steudneri of Monechma subsessilis of Ludwigia abyssinica of Aspilia africana of Chenopodium ugandae in a mortar, boil in 1 L of cold H2O. VO. 1 glass of one bottle a day with a total of 12 days or 12 bottles
Region: Central Africa
Country: Southern Rwanda
Vernacular name: umugombe (Kinyarwanda)

Reference HN 03
Author: Nyakabwa, M. & R. Gapusi
Title: Plantes médicinales utilisées chez les Banyamulenge de Fizi au Sud-Kivu (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 101 - 114, (1990)
Symptoms: H(004), H(124), H(056)
Recipes: H(004) + H(124), hemorrage from wound, pounded leaves, extract, local application
H(004) + H(124), hemorrage from wound, burned leaves, ashes, local application
H(056) thunderbolt, Hygrophila auriculata , Chenopodium ugandae, Crassocephalum bojeri, Plantago palmata, ONS, pounded + H2O, one part of the pant for the bath an other to inhale (a decoction?) and the last to be burned for a steam bath.
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: umugombe

Reference HN 21
Author: Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title: Ethnoterapeutic management of skin diseases among the Kikuyus of Central Kenya. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 111, pp. 303-307 ( 2007)
Symptoms: H(004)
Recipes: H(004, 5), barks and sap of Chenopodium opulifolium , local application
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (central province)
Vernacular name: mûiganjo (Kikuyu)

Reference HN 31
Author: Namukobe, J., J. M. Kasenene, B. T. Kiremire, R. Byamukama, M. Kamatenesi-Mugisha, S. Krief, V. Dumontet, J. D. Kabasa
Title: Traditional plants used for medicinal purposes by local communities around the Northern sector of Kibale National Park, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 236–245, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002960
Symptoms: H(051)
Recipes: H(051, 1) paludism, fresh leaf of Chenopodium opulifolium squeeze, add water & VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Northern sector of Kibale National Park)
Vernacular name: omwetango (Rutooro)

Reference HP 05
Author: Polygenis - Bigendako, M.-J.
Title: Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle au Burundi occidental. Thèse présentée en vue de l'obtention du grade de Docteur en sciences, année acad. 1989 - 1990, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 352 p., (1990)
Symptoms: H(014), H(020), H(037), H(046), H(068), H(118), H(201)
Recipes: H(014), whole plant Chenopodium ugandae , leaves of Tetradenia riparia , pounded, friction
H(020) snake, stems, leaves Chenopodium ugandae , leaves Lysimachia ruhmeriana, maceration H2O, VO. + frictions
H(037), leaves, infusion H2O, VO.
H(037) tuberculosis, ashes of Berkheya spekeana , Chenopodium ugandae, Synadenium grantii , Ficus ovata , VO.
H(046, 2), leaves + stems, maceration H2O, bath
H(068), leaves, infusion H2O, VO.
H(118), fruit Capsicum frutescens, leaves Chenopodium ugandae , Commelina africana , pounded + salt, friction
H(201)amacire, bad luck, burned leaves, ashes of Bidens pilosa , Chenopodium ugandae, Datura stramonium sur scarifications
H(201), leaves, maceration H2O, aspersion
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name: umugombe (Kirundi)

Reference HP 13
Author: Phanuel, A. S., R.O. Nyunja and J.C. Onyango
Title: Plant Species in the Folk medicine of Kit Mikayi Region, Western Kenya Ethnobotanical Leaflets 14: 836-40. (2010)
Symptoms: H(126)
Recipes: H(126) liver, leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium, RNS. (number of informants = 2 )
Region: East Africa
Country: Western Kenya (Kit Mikayi Region)
Vernacular name: onggodo

Reference HR 03
Author: Rodegem F.M.
Title: Dictionnaire Rundi-Français. Annales du Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren (Belgique). Série in - 8°, Sc. humaines, n° 69, (1970)
Symptoms: H(201), H(201)
Recipes: H(201) madness, ONS., RNS.
H(201)funeral rite,ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi
Vernacular name: umugombe (Kirundi)

Reference HS 18
Author: Ssegawa, P., J. M. Kasenene
Title: Medicinal plant diversity and uses in Sango bay area, Southern Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 113, pp. 521 - 540, (2007)
Symptoms: H(027z), H(201)
Recipes: H(027z, 7) pregnancy disorders, stems infusion of Chenopodium opulifolium, VO.
H(201) possessed by evil, stems infusion of Chenopodium., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name: omwetango

Reference HT 28
Author: Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title: Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003)
Symptoms: H(046), H(051), H(068), H(100)
Recipes: H(051) fever, infusion of leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium, VO. + baths
H(046) varicella, H(100) syphilis, decoction of leaves of Chenopodium., VO.
H(068) amoebiasis, infusion of leaves of Chenopodium., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name: namuvu

Reference HT 29
Author: Tabuti, J.R.S.
Title: Herbal medicines used in the treatment of malaria in Budiope county, Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 116, pp. 33-42 (2008)
Symptoms: H(051)
Recipes: H(051, 5) paludism, feuilles, decoction or extract with H2O, VO. or bath
H(051) leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Momordica foetida of Chenopodium opulifolium of Cannabis sp. , exraction with H20, VO. or bath
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda, Budiope country
Vernacular name: namuvu (Lusoga)

Reference HT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: H(078)
Recipes: H(078) child, crushed leaves rubbed on swellings on child's head.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: munturichon,mdurich

Reference HV 01
Author: Van Puyvelde L., M. Ngaboyisonga, P.C. Rwangabo, S. Mukarugambwa, A. Kayonga, Runyinya-Barabwiriza
Title: Enquêtes ethnobotaniques sur la médecine traditionnelle rwandaise.Tome 1: Préfecture de Kibuye. Univ. Nat. Inst. Nat. Rech. Sc., Butare (Rwanda), 147 p., (1977)
Symptoms: H(014), H(020), H(068), H(126)
Recipes: H(014) itch, roots of Psorospermum febrifugum, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae , to pound, to dilute, unction + butter
H(020), stems with leaves, flowers of Acalypha villicaulis of Cassia floribunda , stems with leaves of Haemanthus sp. of Chenopodium ugandae, leaves pounded Sida cordifolia , leaves of Solanum indicum of Cassia sp. of Clematis hirsuta of Indigofera arrecta of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, to pound, to filter, VO. + scarifications + butter on the body
H(068) child, leaves of Vernonia sp. of Chenopodium ugandae, powder, decoction, to filter, VO.
H(126), barks stem, branch, trunk of Dracaena sp., roots of Monechma subsessile of Ludwigia abyssinica, leaves of Aspilia africana of Chenopodium ugandae, to pound, decoction, VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(001), V(004), V(005), V(007), V(020), V(029), V(030), V(035)
Recipes: Vb(001,1), juice of leaves, drops in eyes, Spilanthes mauritiana . + Chenopodium ugandae
Vb(004,3), pulp leaves, compresses
Vb(005,1), juice of leaves, VO., Chenopodium ugandae + Momordica foetida
Vb(007,2), pulp leaves , compresses for multiple cutaneous diseases
Vb(020,8), juice of leaves , VO. + to sprinkle on wounds
Vb(020,1), juice of leaves , VO., to sprinkle + Rhus vulgaris + Dalbergia lactea + Chenopodium ugandae
Vb(020,1), juice of leaves ,VO., ashes on scarifications, Cassia occidentalis+ Chenopodium ugandae
Vb(020,3), ashes of leaves on scarifications, Periploca linearifolia + Chenopodium ugandae + Asparagus africanus + Ziziphus abyssinica
Vb(029,1), juice of leaves and stems+ cruhing part ,VO. + icegeko
Vb(030,1), juice of leaves , VO.
Vb(035,3), juice of leaves , VO.
icegeko: treatment for the sterile cows and those that refuse to be suck. The pulp plundered with the plant is introduced into the vagina, later one removes it soaked of lochies if the cow gave birth recently . One carries the whole in the nostrils of the cow. One expresses the juice and one arranges the rests of the plant on the calf coated with salt.The cow will lick the calf who will be allowed to suck
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: umugombe (Kirundi)

Reference VB 14
Author: Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title: Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms: V(020)
Recipes: Vb(020) snake, VO., 1 glass maceration leaves
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name: umugombe (Kinyarwanda) rukambura (?)

Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(004), V(013), V(027)
Recipes: Vb(004) + Vb(013), ulcerous wounds (igishega), to pound the dried leaves of Chenopodium ugandae + oil, local application
Vb(004) + Vb(013), ulcerous wounds (igishega), to pound the dried leaves of Chenopodium ugandae + ashes of bananas (Musa sp.), local application
Vb(027) abortion prevention, 1 handfull of leaves of Cyathula uncinulata of Chenopodium procerum of Indigofera arrecta of Sida rhombifolia of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Hibiscus noldae, whole plant of Setaria verticillata, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O , VO , 75 cl morning and evening
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: mugombegombe (Mashi, mushafeza, mugombe (Fuliro)

Reference VD 04
Author: Desouter, S.
Title: Pharmacopée humaine et vétérinaire du Rwanda. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 22, 254 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(027)
Recipes: Vb(027), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umugombe (Kinyarwanda)

Reference VK 02
Author: Kabugare, A.
Title: Pratiques de médecine vétérinaire en milieu indigène. Servir, Revue bimestrielle du Groupe scolaire Astrida (Butare, Rwanda), 1ère année, n° 6, 246 - 251, (1952)
Symptoms: V(022)
Recipes: Vb(022), leaves + salt, RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umugombe

Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(005), V(020), V(025), V(028), V(030)
Recipes: Vb(005), Vb(020), Vb(025), Vb(028), Vb(030), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umugombe

Reference VT 24
Author: Tabuti John R. S., Shivcharn S. Dhillion & Kaare A. Lye
Title: Ethnoveterinary medicines for cattle (Bos indicus) in Bulamogi county, Uganda: plant species and mode of use. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 279-286 (2003)
Symptoms: V(008), V(037), V(046)
Recipes: Vb(008) diarrhoea, leaves , RNS.
Vb(037) cough, leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, Chenopodium opulifolium, Senna occidentalis, infusion, VO.
Vb(046) measles, roots, infusion from Balanites aegyptiaca + leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium and Cannabis sativa + salt, VO., 20l. in 4 days
Vb(046) measles, leaves infusion + salt, VO. 500 ml / day during 7 days
Vb(046) measles, leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium, Cannabis sativa, Vernonia amygdalina + salt + powder soap of OMO, infusion, VO
Vb(046) measles, leaves of Lantana camara, Chenopodium opulifolium, Cannabis sativa, VO., 125 ml.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bulamogi county)
Vernacular name: namuvu