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12 references related to the following plant

Official name: Gnidia kraussiana Meissner
Family: Thymelaeaceae
Synonyms: Lasiosiphon kraussianus (Meisn.) Burtt Davy

Reference HA 07
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K.
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(104)
Recipes: H(005) œdema, roots of Lasiosiphon kraussianus , to pound, infusion (H2O), VO. (purgative effect)
H(104) colic, roots of Lasiosiphon kraussianus, rhizom of Commelina erecta, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce with lemon juice
H(109), roots of Lasiosiphon kraussianus, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, scarifications
H(170), roots of Lasiosiphon., to pound, maceration (H2O), VO. (toxic)
H(170), leaves of Lasiosiphon krausssianus of Ximenia americana of Piliostigma thonningii of Strychnos spinosa, decoction (H2O), to wash
Region: West Africa
Country: Togo
Vernacular name: klidoho (Kabiyè), atchatcha (Akassélem), sampakbaolek (Moba)

Reference HA 36
Author: Amusan, O. O. G., P. S. Dlamini, J. D. Msonthi & L. P. Makhubu
Title: Some herbal remedies from Manzini region of Swaziland. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 79, pp. 109 - 112, (2002)
Symptoms: H(104)
Recipes: H(104) abdominal problems for babies, grind 50 gr rootsof Lasiosiphon kraussianus in a cup of milk and sieve, enema 1 X / week
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name: umsilawengwe

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(012), H(055)
Recipes: H(003),H(012)), leaves of Gnidia kraussiana, powder, friction
H(055), roots of Gnidia., juice, forte dilution (H2O), VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: rugombo, umurengo (Kirundi)

Reference HG 01
Author: Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title: The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms: H(005), H(006), H(013), H(037), H(046), H(053), H(075), H(201)
Recipes: H(005), H(037), tuber of Gnidia kraussiana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(006), H(055), tuber of Gnidia, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(013, 2) skin ulcer, boil, tuber of Gnidia., to pound, local application
H(046) measles, tuber of Gnidia., infusion (H2O), bath
H(053), leaves of Gnidia., infusion (H2O), drops in ears
H(075) anorexiea, tuber of Gnidia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, tuber of Gnidia., powder, VO. + porridge
Region: East Africa
Country: Zimbabwe
Vernacular name: not registered

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(092), H(104)
Recipes: H(092), roots,decoction, VO., must be used with care, toxic
H(104) belly, roots,decoction, VO., must be used with care, toxic
Region: East Africa
Country: East Africa
Vernacular name: ilulwi (Safwa)

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(027)
Recipes: H(027), leaves, decoction (H2O) , enema (having a good period during pregnancy)
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name: umubimbafuro (Kirundi)

Reference HP 1k
Author: Palayer, P.
Title: Lexique de plantes du pays Sar.Plantes spontanées et cultivées.Tome 2, 78 p., (1977) Collège Charles Lwanga.C.E.L. Sarh-Tchad.Publié avec le concours financier de l'UNESCO.
Symptoms: H(006)
Recipes: H(006), ONS., RNS
Region: West Africa
Country: Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference HS 31
Author: Saotoing, P., T. Vroumsia, Tchobsala, F-N. Tchuenguem Fohouo, A.-M. Njan Nloga & J. Messi
Title: Medicinal plants used in traditional treatment of malaria in Cameroon Journal of Ecology and the Natural Environment Vol. 3(3), pp. 104-117, March 2011
Symptoms: H(051)
Recipes: H(051, 2) paludism, leaves of Gnidia kraussiana, RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (town of Maroua, Far North Region)
Vernacular name: madam mada (Fulfulde)

Reference VJ 07
Author: Jacot Guillarmod, A.
Title: Flora of Lesotho. Cramer, Lehr. (1971) (from references HC 26, VS 32)
Symptoms: V(012)
Recipes: Vb(012) fractured limbs of stock animals, ONS. Of Gnidia kraussiana, preparation injected near the site of fracture by Sotho
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference VM 10
Author: Minja, M.M.J.
Title: Medicinal plants used in promotion of animal health in Tanzania. Animal Diseases Research Instit., Dep. Pharmacology/ Toxic., Dar Es Salaam. Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 335 - 364, (1994)
Symptoms: V(039)
Recipes: V(039), pounded roots, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Mbeya district)
Vernacular name: ndindindi (Ndali)

Reference VT 29
Author: Tendai Nyahangare, E., B. Marimanzi Mvumi, Tonderai Mutibvu
Title: Ethnoveterinary plants and practices used for ecto-parasite control in semi-arid smallholder farming areas of Zimbabwe Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:30 (2015) doi:10.1186/s13002-015-0006-6
Symptoms: V(039)
Recipes: V(039) ticks, crush and mix with water to spray. Very effective
Region: East Africa
Country: Zimbabwe
Vernacular name: chitupatupa (Shona)

Reference VV 01
Author: Van Puyvelde, L., D. Geysen, F.X. Ayobangira, E. Hakizamungu, A. Nshimiyimana & A. Kalisa
Title: Screening of medical plants of Rwanda for acaricidal activity. Journal of Ethhnopharmacology, 13, 209 - 215, (1985)
Symptoms: V(039)
Recipes: V(039, 2), leaves, stems, fruits, RNS. Acaricides properties well tested in laboratory
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: gapfurunguzi