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2 references related to the following plant

Official name: Gnaphalium purpureum L.
Family: Asteraceae

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(075
Recipes: H(075, 2), anorexia, lack of appetite, decoction of leaves of Gnaphalium purpureum, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name: omuya

Reference VG 25
Author: Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title: Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874109000233
Symptoms: V(001)
Recipes: Vb(001) eyes (painful red) (aribo akongu), paste of leaves of Gnaphalium purpureum, local application in eyes (receipt from Bokora and Matheniko and Pian tribes)
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name: ekoutapem (Ngakarimojong)