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Official name: Spirostachys africana Sond.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
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Reference HA 22
Author: Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title: Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms: H(037)
Recipes: H(037) cough, H(051) fever, H(108) flu, cold, H(103) gum bleeding, wood and barks of Spirostachys africana, smoke of burning wood is inhaled
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name: muonze (Luvenda)

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) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874101003816
Symptoms: H(006)
Recipes: H(006) constipation, grind 50 gr bark + 5 l. warm H2O, VO. 2 X / day for 3 days
H(006) constipation, grind together 50 gr each of the barks of Spirostachys africana and Trichilia emetica + 5 L; H2O, boil for 10 min., enema once a day
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name: umtfolo wesintfu

Reference HB 26M
Author: Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title: Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Symptoms: H(006), H(068)
Recipes: H(006) purgative, H(068) anthelminthic, powder of leaves and of the roots bark, 1 pinch
Region: West Africa
Country: Namibia
Vernacular name: (omu) papa (Nyaneka)

Reference HB 50
Author: Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title: Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms: H(006), H(026), H(033), H(104), H(112)
Recipes: H(006) constipation, bark, latex, roots decoction, VO.
H(026) menstrual cycle troubles, bark, latex, roots ash, VO.
H(033) female infertility, , bark, latex, roots ash, VO.
H(104) stomachache, bark, latex, roots of Spirostachys africanus decoction, VO.
H(112) miscarriage, bark, latex, roots ash, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name: mutonvoti (Chindau)

Reference HC 24a
Author: Cheikhyoussef, A., M. Shapi, H. Mu. Ashekele
Title: Ethnobotanical study of indigenous knowledge on medicinal plant use by traditional healers in Oshikoto Region, Namibia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 7:10 (2011) See also ref HC 24b
Symptoms: H(003)
Recipes: H(003) leg pains, duration of treatment: 2 -7days, whole plant of Spirostachys africana , RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Namibia (Oshikoto region)
Vernacular name: omuhongo

Reference HC 25
Author: Corrigan, B.M. , B.-E. Van Wyk, C.J. Geldenhuys, J.M. Jardine
Title: Ethnobotanical plant uses in the KwaNibela Peninsula, St Lucia, South Africa South African Journal of Botany 77, 346–359 (2011)
Symptoms: H(004), H(092), H(203)
Recipes: H(004), an infusion is prepared from the bark and used for wound healing
H(092), bait is dipped in the tree sap and used to poison animals when hunting..
H(203), the timber is used for building.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Vernacular name: umThombothi

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, wood of Spirostachys africana slightly burned and inserted in nostrils (Zulu)
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa and Sotho zone)
Vernacular name: umthomboti (Zulu)

Reference HM 30
Author: Mathabe, M.C., R.V. Nikolova, N. Lall, N.Z. Nyazema
Title: Antibacterial activities of medicinal plants used for the treatment of diarrhoea in Limpopo Province, South Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 105, pp. 286 - 293 (2006)
Symptoms: H(008)
Recipes: H(008), stem bark of Spirostachys africana, decoction, VO.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Limpopo Province)
Vernacular name: morekhure

Reference HM 47
Author: Mainen J. Moshi, van den Beukel, C. J.P. , Hamza, O. J.M. , Mbwambo, Z, H. , Nondoa, R. O.S. , Masimba, P. J., Matee, M. I.N. , Kapingu, M. C., Mikxf, F. , Verweij, P. E. , van der Ven, A. J.A.M.
Title: Brine shrimp toxicity evaluation of some Tanzanian plants used traditionally for the treatment of fungal infections. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, 4 (2), pp 219 - 225, (2007) http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc07022
Symptoms: H(014), H(199)
Recipes: H(014) oral candidiasis and skin fungal opportunistic infections of H(199) HIV / AID, stems of Spirostachys africana, RNS., local application
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania
Vernacular name: ormotanga

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(008), H(104), H(179)
Recipes: H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) stomach pain, H(179) blood and H(179) kidneys purification , barks of Spirostachys africana, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name: muonze (Venda)

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: V(138)
Recipes: V(138) seeds of Spirostachys africana as repulsive for seed-borers
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name: muonze (Venda)

Reference HN 38
Author: Netshiungan, E. N.
Title: Notes on the uses of indigenous trees in Venda Journal of Dendrology 1: 12-17 (1981) (From reference HM 58)
Symptoms: H(018), H(051), H(108), H(124)
Recipes: H(018) headache, H(051) fever, H(108) flu, H(124) nose and gums bleeding, H(108) cold, wood or barks of Spirostachys africana, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name: muonze (Venda)

Reference HR 16
Author: Ribeiro, A., M. M. Romeiras, J. Tavares & M. T. Faria
Title: Ethnobotanical survey in Canhane village, district of Massingir, Mozambique: medicinal plants and traditional knowledge Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 6:33 (2010)
Symptoms: H(001), H(004), H(053), H(111), H(201)
Recipes: H(001) eye and H(053) ear treatments, sap of Spirostachys africana, topic
H(004) wounds, H(111) burns, stems burning; grinding; scraping , topic
H(201) debility (HIV-AIDS), decoction (in milk) of bark, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Mozambique (Canhane village, district of Massingir)
Vernacular name: xilangamahlo, dzanvori (Changana)

Reference HW 52
Author: Van Wyk, P.
Title: Trees of the kruger National Park Purnell, Cape Town (1972 - 1974). (From reference HM 58)
Symptoms: H(008), H(104), H(179), H(103)
Recipes: H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) stomach pain, H(179) blood and H(179) kidneys purification , barks of Spirostachys africana, RNS.
H(103) tooth ache, latex of Spirostachys africana, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (Kruger National Park)
Vernacular name: muonze (Venda)

Reference VB 26M
Author: Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title: Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Symptoms: V(014)
Recipes: Vb(014) itch, bark trunc, powder, local application
Region: West Africa
Country: Namibia
Vernacular name: (omu) papa (Nyaneka)

Reference VM 48
Author: Moreki, J.C., K. Tshireletso and I. C.Okoli
Title: Potential Use of Ethnoveterinary Medicine for Retained Placenta in Cattle in Mogonono, Botswana Journal of Animal Production Advances, 2(6):303-309 (2012) http://www.grjournals.com/portals/grjournals/JAPA/Vol2%20Issue6/JAPA-2012-05-303-309.pdf
Symptoms: V(030)
Recipes: Vb(030, 4) retained placenta, bark of Spirostachys africanum remedies are administered either as a decoction or infusion.+ soap detergent + salt for 2 informants (information presented was obtained from herdboys and stockowners)
Region: South Africa
Country: Botswana (Mogonono village in Kweneng District)
Vernacular name: morukuru (Tswana), tamboti (English)

Reference VV 09
Author: van der Merwe, D., G. E. Swan, C. J. Botha
Title: Use of ethnoveterinary medicinal plants in cattle by Setswana-speaking people in the Madikwe area of the North West Province of South Africa. Journal of the South Africa Veterinary Association 72, 189-196, (2001)
Symptoms: V(206)
Recipes: Vb(206), wood of Spirostachys africana, RNS.
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name: morekhure (Setswana)