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23 references related to the following plant

Official name: Gunnera perpensa L.
Family: Gunneraceae

Reference HB 36
Author: Buwa, L; W., J. van Staden
Title: Antibacterial and antifungal activity of traditional medicinal plants used against veneral diseases in South Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 103, pp. 139 - 142, (2006)
Symptoms: H(100)
Recipes: H(100) gonorrhea, syphilis, decoction of roots of Gunnera perpensa, VO
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (region of KwaZulu-Natal)
Vernacular name: iphusi (Zulu)

Reference HB 3k
Author: Bost, R.
Title: Pharmacopée malgache. Mémoire de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar, série B, Tome 10, Fasc. 2, 159 - 234, (1961)
Symptoms: H(008), H(100)
Recipes: H(008), dysent, whole plant, decoction (H2O) , VO., 3 spoon / day
H(100) syph, syph, whole plant, decoction (H2O) , VO., 3 spoon / day
Region: Madagascar
Country: Madagascar
Vernacular name: sofitoho

Reference HB 40
Author: Bryant, A.T.
Title: Zulu medicine and medicine-men. C. Struik, ,1966. CapeTown (originally published in 1909 in the Ann. Natal Mus.). : from references HG 50, HB 50, HC 26, HL 22
Symptoms: H(026), H(033)
Recipes: H(026) dysmenorrhoea, H(033) infertility, roots of Gunnera perpensa RNS.
(registered from reference HS 32 ) (Journal of Ethnopharmacology 86 (2003) 97–108)
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Vernacular name: uxobo (Zulu); (Xhosa), rver pumpkin (English)

Reference HB 61
Author: Bhat , RB.
Title: Medicinal plants and traditional practices of Xhosa people in the Transkei region of Eastern Cape, South Africa Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge. Vol. 13 (2), pp. 292-298, April 2014
Symptoms: H(006), H(026)
Recipes: H(006) constipation, decoction of crushed stems of Gunnera perpensa, VO. 1glass
H(026) menstrual pain, roots décoction, VO.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Transkei)
Vernacular name: iphuzi (Xhosa), river pumpkin (English)

Reference HG 13
Author: Grierson, D.S. & A.J. Afolayan
Title: An ethnobotanical study of plants used for the treatment of wounds in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 67, pp. 327- 332, (1999)
Symptoms: H(004), H(175)
Recipes: H(004) + H(175), leaves as dressing
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Vernacular name: ugobho

Reference HJ 10
Author: Jacot Guillarmod, A
Title: Flora of Lesotho .Cramer, Lehre . From : The medical ethnobotany of Lesotho: a review Bothalia 41,1: 209–228 (2011)
Symptoms: H(026), H(028), H(033)
Recipes: H(026) decoction of roots of Gunnera perpensa for period pains and H(104) colic in pregnant women
H(028) to cleanse the uterus and H(033) improve fertility; ONS. Eriospermum ornithogaloides mixed with Gunnera perpensa and Scabiosa columbaria
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name: qobo

Reference HK 45
Author: Koduru, S., D. S. Grierson and A. J. Afolayan
Title: Ethnobotanical information of medicinal plants used for treatment of cancer in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. Current Science, Vol. 92, N°. 7, 10 april 2007
Symptoms: H(078)
Recipes: H(078) cancer, aqueous infusions and decoctions of gently warmed rhizomes of Euphorbia ingens are administered orally for three to four weeks.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name: ughobo, river pumpkin

Reference HM 58
Author: Mabogo, D.E.N.
Title: The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda. MSc Thesis, University of Pretoria. (1990) appendix from the Thesis
Symptoms: H(095), H(201)
Recipes: H(095) leaves as vegetable
H(201) magical protection of homestead, stems of Gunnera perpensa, RNS
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name: shambodavhadzimu (Venda)

Reference HM 64
Author: Moteetee, A. , B-E .Van Wyk
Title: The medical ethnobotany of Lesotho: a review Bothalia 41,1: 209–228 (2011)
Symptoms: H(004), H(013), H(018), H(026), H(027z)
Recipes: H(004), H(027z) Gunnera perpensa mixed with Asclepias humilisand Scabiosa columbaria used to regulate menstrual cycle;
H(004) leaves as hot poultice for wounds and H(013) boils
H(026) decoction of roots for period pains and H(104) colic in pregnant women
H(018) headache, leaves burnt and crushed and smoked
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name: qobo

Reference HM 76
Author: Maroyi, A.
Title: Diversity of use and local knowledge of wild and cultivated plants in the Eastern Cape province, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,13:43 (2017) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-017-0173-8
Symptoms: H(004), H(006), H(022), H(026), H(078), H(113)
Recipes: H(004) wounds, H(006) constipation, H(022) induce or augment labour, H(026) menstrual pain, H(078) cancer, H(113) inflammation, rhizomes of Gunnera perpensa, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name: iphuzi (isi Xhosa)

Reference HM 76
Author: Maroyi, A.
Title: Diversity of use and local knowledge of wild and cultivated plants in the Eastern Cape province, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,13:43 (2017) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-017-0173-8
Symptoms: V(004), V(006), V(022), V(113)
Recipes: V(004) wounds, V(006) constipation, V(022) induce or augment labour, V(113) inflammation, rhizomes of Gunnera perpensa, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name: iphuzi (isi Xhosa)

Reference HM 77
Author: Mugomeri, E., P. Chatanga, N, Chakane
Title: Medicinal herbs used by HIV-positive people in Lesotho African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, 13(4):123-131 (2016) 10.21010/ajtcam.v13i4.17
Symptoms: H(199)
Recipes: H(199, 1)) HIV / AIDS, boost immunity, cook the whole plant of Gunnera perpensa
Region: South Africa
Country: Lesotho
Vernacular name: qobo

Reference HP 12
Author: Pappe, L.
Title: Pappe, L., 1847. A List South African Indigenous Plants Used as Remedies by the Colonists of the Cape of Good Hope. O.I. Pike, Cape Town. Pappe, L., 1850. Florae Capensis Medicae Prodromus. A.S. Robertson, Cape Town. Pappe, L., 1857. Florae Capensis Medicae Prodromus, 2nd ed. W. Britain Press, Cape Town. From references HV 09, HV 51
Symptoms: H(004), H(013), H(037), H(104), H(135), H(179)
Recipes: H(004) wounds,H(013) ulcers, fresh leaf, local application
H(037) pulmonary ailments, H(104) dyspepsia, H(135) ndigestion, H(179) gravel, roots of Gunnera perpensa
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name: wilderamanas, rivierpampoen (Cape Dutch language)

Reference HP 54
Author: Phillips, E.P.
Title: A contribution to the flora of the Leribe Plateau and environs . Annals of the South African Museum16: 1–379 . (1917) From: The medical ethnobotany of Lesotho: a review. Bothalia 41,1: 209–228 (2011)
Symptoms: H(104)
Recipes: H(104) decoction of roots of Gunnera perpensa for colic in pregnant women
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name: qobo

Reference HS 07
Author: Simon, C. & M. Lamla
Title: Merging pharmacopoeia: understanding the historical origins of incorporative pharmacopoeial processes among Xhosa healers in Southern Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 33, pp. 237 - 242, (1991)
Symptoms: H(033), H(113), H(139), H(163)
Recipes: H(033), H(113), H(139), H(163), ONS., RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Vernacular name: iphuzilomlambo (Xhosa)

Reference HS 45
Author: Seleteng Kose, L. , A. Moteetee, S. Van Vuuren
Title: Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used in the Maseru district of Lesotho Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 170, 184–200, (2015)
Symptoms: H(027z), H(078), H(104), H(191)
Recipes: H(027z) eases pregnancy, H(078) cancer, H(104) stomach ailments, H(191) cleans blood, rhizome, leaves of Gunnera perpensa, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: Lesotho ( Maseru district)
Vernacular name: qobo (Sesotho)

Reference HV 51
Author: Van Wyk, B.-E.
Title: A review of Khoi-San and Cape Dutch medical ethnobotany. Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume 119, pp.331–341 (2008)
Symptoms: H(004), H(013), H(037), H(104), H(135), H(179)
Recipes: Root of Gunnera perpensa for H(104) dyspepsia, H(135) indigestion,H(179) gravel, H(037) pulmonary ailments; fresh leaf applied to H(013) ulcers and H(004) wounds (South African plant with a wide distribution that is also traditionally used in the Sotho and Nguni cultures) from Pappe (1847); (1850); (1857) reference to be found in HV 51_van Wyk
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa ((from Namaqualand to the Eastern Cape)
Vernacular name: wilderamanas, rivierpampoen (Africaans)

Reference HW 50
Author: Van Wyk, B.-E., Gericke, N.
Title: Peoples Plants : A Guide to Useful Plants of Southern Africa. Brizza Publication. Pretoria (2000)
Symptoms: H(026), H(033)
Recipes: H(026) dysmenorrhoea, H(033) infertility, roots of Gunnera perpensa RNS.
(registered from reference HS 32 ) (Journal of Ethnopharmacology 86 (2003) 97–108)
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Vernacular name: uxobo (Zulu); (Xhosa), rver pumpkin (English)

Reference VG 23
Author: Gerstner, J.
Title: A preliminary checklist of Zulu names of plants with short notes. Bantu Studies 12, 215–236, 321–342. (1938). From reference VM 18, HC 26, HL 22 A preliminary checklist of Zulu names of plants with short notes. Bantu Studies 15, 277–301, 369–383.(1941) From reference VM 18
Symptoms: V(030)
Recipes: Vb(030) used to facilitate expulsion of afterbirth in animals, roots de Gunnera perpensa, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Zulu region)
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference VG 23
Author: Gerstner, J.
Title: A preliminary checklist of Zulu names of plants with short notes. Bantu Studies 12, 215–236, 321–342. (1938). From reference VM 18, HC 26, HL 22 A preliminary checklist of Zulu names of plants with short notes. Bantu Studies 15, 277–301, 369–383.(1941) From reference VM 18
Symptoms: H(030)
Recipes: H(030) used to facilitate expulsion of afterbirth in women, roots de Gunnera perpensa, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Zulu region)
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference VS 07
Author: Simon, C. & M. Lamla
Title: Merging pharmacopoeia: understanding the historical origins of incorporative pharmacopoeial processes among Xhosa healers in Southern Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 33, pp. 237 - 242, (1991)
Symptoms: V(082), V(082)
Recipes: Veq(082), Vb(082), bots in ..., ONS., RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Vernacular name: iphuzilomlambo (Xhosa)

Reference VS 23
Author: Sanhokwe, M., J. Mupangwa, P.J. Masika, V. Maphosa & , V. Muchenje
Title: Medicinal plants used to control internal and external parasites in goats Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research 83(1), a1016. (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/ojvr.v83i1.1016
Symptoms: V(068)
Recipes: Vc(068, 3) helminths, crush the tuber of Gunnera perpensa, decoction and dose 300 mL
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa, (Kwezi and Ntambethemba villages in the Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name: iphuzi

Reference VW 01
Author: Watt, J.M., Breyer-Brandwijk, M.G.
Title: The medicinal and poisonous plants of southern and eastern Africa.E. & S. Livingstone Ltd., Edinburg and London, Second edition, 1457 p., (1962) (partially from the references VM 18, HV 09, HC 26, HL 22, HS 32)
Symptoms: V(030)
Recipes: V(030), roots, decoction, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Zulu) (South Sotho)
Vernacular name: not registered