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18 references related to the following plant

Official name: Helichrysum odoratissimum (L.) Sweet
Family: Asteraceae

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(157)
Recipes: H(157) child, leaves of Physalis peruviana of Kalanchoe crenata of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Helichrysum panduratum of Leonotis nepetifolia of Dissotis irwinegiana of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Gardenia sokotensis of Maesa lanceolata, decoction (H20), VO. + bath
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(001), H(002), H(027), H(037), H(051), H(077), H(091), H(201)
Recipes: H(001) conjonctivitis, juice of leaves, drops in eyes
H(002), leaves of Brillantaisia cicatricosa of Dalbergia lactea of Geranium arabicum of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Piper umbellatum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(027) foetus don't mouve, decoction (H2O) leaves of Adenia bequartii of Alysicarpus glumaceus of Microglossa pyrifolia of Erythrococca bongensis of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Hibiscus fuscus of Indigofera atriceps of Securinega virosa of Vernonia karaguensis of Vernonia lasiopus, VO.
H(037) cough, stems with leaves of Dissotis brazzae of Geniosporum rotundifolium, leaves of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Leonotis nepetifolia of Periploca linearifolia, to carbonize, VO.
H(051), leaves of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Momordica foetida, stems with leaves of Spilanthes mauritiana of Trifolium simense, infusion (H2O), VO., enema
H(077) leaves of Geniosporum rotundifolium of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Leonotis mollissima of Periploca linearifolia, to carbonize, VO.
H(091) pregnant woman, leaves of Clematis simensis of Gouania longispicata of Helichrysum odoratissimum, infusion (H2O), enema
H(091) pregnant woman, stems with leaves of Centella asiatica of Guizotia scabra of Helichrysum odoratissimum, leaves of Rhamnus prinoides, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) childs, leaves of Englerina woodfordioides of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Helichrysum schimperi of Otiophora pauciflora subsp. Burtii of Pentas longiflora, to carbonize, VO.
H(201) psychosis again bad spirits, leaves of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Mussaenda arcuata of Securidaca longipedunculata, infusion (H2O), VO., aspersion
H(201), stems with leaves of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, leaves of Solanum aculeastrun… var. albifolium of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Triumfetta cordifolia, stems with leaves of Whithania somnifera, juice, VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: agapfindopfindo, sanganingoyi (Kirundi)

Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Additional File Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(095)
Recipes: Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: sulubei

Reference HD 19
Author: Dykman, E.J.
Title: De Suid Afrikaanse Kook- Koek- en Resepte Boek, 14th improved impression. Paarl Printers Ltd., Paarl (Cape Colony), South Africa.( 1908) From reference HV 51
Symptoms: H(037), H(099), H(108), H(178)
Recipes: H(037) cough, H(099) nervous disorders (usually in mixtures), H(108) influenza, H(178) heart ailments, herb of Helichrysum odoratissimum, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name: kooigoed (Cape Dutch language)

Reference HE 11
Author: Erasto, P., P.O. Adebola, D.S. Grierson & A. J. Afolayan
Title: An ethnobotanical study of plants used for the treatment of diabetes in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. African Journal of Biotechnology Vol. 4 (12), pp. 1458 - 1460, December 2005.
Symptoms: H(171)
Recipes: H(171), the fresh whole plant of Helichrysum odoratissimum is crushed, boiled, infusion, VO.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Eastern Cape.)
Vernacular name: imphepho

Reference HH 14
Author: Hutchings, A., J. van Staden
Title: Plant used for stress-related ailments in traditional Zulu, Xhosa and Sotho medicine. Par 1: Plants used for headaches. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 43, pp. 89 - 124 (1994)
Symptoms: H(018)
Recipes: H(018) headache, whole plant or leaves of Helichrysum odoratissimum, burned and smoke inhaled (Zulu, Xhosa)
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa and Sotho zone)
Vernacular name: imphepho (Xhosa, Zulu)

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(037), H(108), H(201)
Recipes: H(201) burnt in the fields to call upon a light breeze to assist in winnowing of grain
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name: phefo

Reference HK 44
Author: Kling, H.
Title: Die Sieketrooster. Van de Sandt de Villiers, Cape Town. (1923) From references HV 51, HS 32
Symptoms: H(037), H(099), H(108), H(178)
Recipes: H(037) cough, H(099) nervous disorders (usually in mixtures), H(108) influenza, H(178) heart ailments, herb of Helichrysum odoratissimum, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name: kooigoed (Cape Dutch language)

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, the juice squeezed out from the crushed leaves of Helichrysum odoratissimum, Helichrysum odoratissimum, VO. 1 spoon twice a day for one week
H(126) liver diseases, decoct a handful of each plant of Allium cepa of Erythrina abyssinica of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Crassocephalum vitellinum with 3 L of H2O, VO. 1 glass a day
H(126) liver diseases, crush a handful of each plant of Acanthus pubescens of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Erythrina abyssinica of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Hypoestes triflora and decoct with 1 L of H2O.VO. 1 coffee cup 3 times daily
Region: Central Africa
Country: Southern Rwanda
Vernacular name: manayeze (Kinyarwanda)

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(037), H(076), H(102), H(108), H(118), H(191)
Recipes: H(108) flu; H(037) coughs and H(108) colds, whole plant of Helichrysum odoratissimum burnt as fumigant
H(102) emetic for excess bile
H(118) sore throat; H(076) mouth ulcers; H(113) sore joints,H(191) improves blood circulation; Senecio asperulus mixed with Mentha spp .and Helichrysum odoratissimum
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name: phefo

Reference HM 71
Author: Monakisi, C. M.
Title: Knowledge and use of traditional medicinal plants by the Setswana-speaking commnity of Kimberley, northern cape of South Africa Thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science (Ecological Assessment) at the University of Stellenbosch, 148 p. (2007)
Symptoms: H(037), H(201)
Recipes: H(037) leaves and shoots of Helichysum odoratissimum burned and inhaled for the soothing of chest pains
H(201) smoke and ashes use to eliminate evil spirits and vibrations.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Northern Cape)
Vernacular name: mpepho (Setswana), everlasting (Afrikaan)

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(037), H(108)
Recipes: H(037) cough, H(108) colds, leaves of Helichrysum odoratissimum, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name: phate eangaka (isi Xhosa)

Reference HN 25
Author: Njoroge, G. N., R. W. Bussmann, B. Gemmill, L.E. Newton & V. W. Ngumi
Title: Utilisation of weed species as sources of traditional medicines in central Kenya. Lyonia, Volume 7 (2), pp. 71-87, (december 2004)
Symptoms: H(068)
Recipes: H(068) helminthiasis, ONS., RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (central province) (Kikuyu people)
Vernacular name: taa (Kikuyu)

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(037), H(108)
Recipes: H(108) flu; H(037) coughs and H(108) colds, whole plant of Helichrysum odoratissimum burnt as fumigant
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name: phefo

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(037)
Recipes: H(037) tuberculosis; whole plant of Helichrysum odoratissimum, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: Lesotho ( Maseru district)
Vernacular name: phefo (Sesotho)

Reference HT 35
Author: Tabuti, J.R.S., C. B. Kukunda, P. J. Waako
Title: Medicinal plants used by traditional medicine practitioners in the treatment of tuberculosis and related ailments in Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume127, pp. 130–136 (2010) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19799983
Symptoms: H(037)
Recipes: H(037, 1) leaves of Helichrysum odoratissimum, RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (districts of Kamuli, Nakapiripirit and Kisoro)
Vernacular name: lweza

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(013), H(037), H(099), H(108), H(178)
Recipes: Herb of Helichrysum odoratissimum for; H(037) cough, H(178) heart ailments,H(108) influenza, H(099) nervous disorders (usually in mixtures) (South African plant with a wide distribution that is also traditionally used in the Sotho and Nguni cultures) from Dykman (1908); from Kling (1923) reference to be found in HV 51_van Wyk
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa ((from Namaqualand to the Eastern Cape)
Vernacular name: kooigoed (Africaans)

Reference VN 22
Author: Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title: Herbal usage and informant concensus in ethnoveterinary management of cattle diseases among Kikuyus (Central Kenya). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 108, pp. 332-339 ( 2006) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874106002819
Symptoms: V(117)
Recipes: Vb(117) anaplasmosis, leaves of Helichrysum odoratissimum, to boil
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (central province)
Vernacular name: mataa / mûtaa