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Official name: Hugonia castaneifolia Engl.
Family: Linaceae

Reference HM 40
Author: Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title: The Ethnomedicine of the Haya people of Bugabo ward, Kagera Region, north western Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:24 (2009) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-24 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/5/1/24
Symptoms: H(027v)
Recipes: H(027v) to improve health of fetus, the aerial parts of Hugonia castaneifolia are cut into small pieces and boiled when fresh with water. The decoction is administered to pregnant women regularly
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Kagera Region)
Vernacular name: kinyamarobo