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140 plants found in 41 references for the following symptom

Symptom: V(016)
Description: inflammation of the mammary glands, mastitis

1 reference(s) for Acacia abyssinica Hochst. ex Benth.
Official name: Acacia abyssinica Hochst. ex Benth.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Acacia_abyssinica6.jpg , Acacia_abyssinica5.jpg , Acacia_abyssinica3.jpg , Acacia_abyssinica4.jpg , Acacia_abyssinica1.jpg , Acacia_abyssinica2.jpg , Acacia_abyssinica7.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(020)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Vb(020), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umunyinya

1 reference(s) for Acacia bussei Harms ex Y.Sjöstedt
Official name: Acacia bussei Harms ex Y.Sjöstedt
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Acacia_bussei2.jpg , Acacia_bussei1.jpg
Reference VS 20
Author: Sori, T., M. Bekana, G. Adugna, E. Kelbessa
Title: Medicinal Plants in the Ethnoveterinary Practices of Borana Pastoralists, Southern Ethiopia Intern J. Appl. Res. Vet .Med., Vol. 2, No. 3 (2004)
Symptoms: V(004), V(016), V(030), V(111)
Recipes: V(004) wounds and V(111) burns, V(016) mastitis, swollen teats and V(030) retained fetal membrane, inner bark of Acacia bussei , paste with or without butter; infusion
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Southern)
Vernacular name: hallo (Borana language)

1 reference(s) for Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Official name: Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Family: Acanthaceae
Synonyms: Acanthus arboreus C.B.Clarke
Pictures: Acanthus_pubescens1.jpg , Acanthus_pubescens2.jpg , HR08Acanthus_pubescens.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(002x), V(004), V(016), V(027), V(051)
Recipes: Vb(004) wounds of teats, Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, enjingu), ashes of leaves of Acanthus pubescens mixed with palm oil, local application during 7 days
Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves of Phyllanthus niruri of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Cynodon dactylon of Pentas zanzibarica, foliar ends of Acanthus pubescens, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vc(002x) to stop the milk production after the death of the calf, decoction of 3 handfull of leaves of Acanthus pubescens, VO.
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), ashes of leaves of Hygrophila auriculata of Acanthus pubescens of Musa paradisiaca of Rubia cordifolia + oil of Lebrunia bushaie, local application
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: marhadu, lurhodu (Mashi), matondu (Lega, igitovu (Kinyarwanda)

1 reference(s) for Afzelia quanzensis Welw.
Official name: Afzelia quanzensis Welw.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Afzelia_quanzensis.jpg , Afzelia_quanzensis2.jpg
Reference VG 01
Author: Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title: The traditional medical practitioner in Zimbabwe. His principles of practice and pharmacopoeia. Mambo Press, Gweru, Zimbabwe, 411 p., (1985)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), infusion fruit (shona), VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Zimbabwe (zone shona)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Agave sisalana Perr.
Official name: Agave sisalana Perr.
Family: Agavaceae
Pictures: Agave_sisalana.jpg , Agave_sisalana3.jpg , Agave_sisalana2.jpg , HR09Agave_sisalana.jpg , Agave_sisalana4.jpg , Agave_sisalana5.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(004), V(016)
Recipes: Vb(004) wounds of teats, Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, enjingu) leaves dried of Vernonia amygdalina of Myrianthus holstii of Rubia cordifolia, piece of a bag made witht Agave sisalana, to burn and to mix the ashes with palm oil, to coat
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: cinusi (Mashi), umugwegwe (Kinyarwanda)

5 reference(s) for Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name: Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Ageratum_conyzoides3.jpg , Ageratum_conyzoides4.jpg , HA05Ageratum_ conyzoides.jpg , Ageratum_conyzoides1.jpg , Ageratum_conyzoides2.jpg
Reference VA 02
Author: Adamantidis, A.
Title: Monographie pastorale du Rwanda-Urundi. Bulletin Agricole du Congo Belge (B.A.C.B.), 47, 3, 632 - 635, (1956)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), Ageratum conyzoides, Cissus adenocaulis, Dichrostachys cinerea, Ormocarpum trichocarpum, ONS., powder, pomade on udder
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(016), V(024), V(028), V(035)
Recipes: Vb(016,1), crushed leaves, cataplasm
Vb(024,2), stems, leaves, juice, crushed, VO. and friction
Vb(024,1), leaves Ageratum conyzo‹des, Momordica foetida, juice and ashes,VO.
Vb(028,1), stems, leaves, juice, enema, Ageratum conyzo‹des + Crassocephalum mannii + Bothriocline longipes +Senecio cydoniifolius +Senecio hadiensis + Ricinus communis + Geniosporum rotundifolium + Ocimum suave
Vb(035,1), juice, leaves, VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: akarura (Kirundi)
Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(001), V(016), V(037), V(068), V(201)
Recipes: Vb(001), conjonctivitis,1 drop of leaves juice (from time to time)
Vb(016), not signalized
V(037), pneumonia, leaves juice or decoction
V(068), anthelmintique, macerationof pounded leaves with "ugundumuzimu"
V(201), some recommend it to spread the thunderbolt or the magicians.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: ishomola, kahyole (Shi), ruheha, kasiraruguma (Kinyaruanda)
Reference VD 04
Author: Desouter, S.
Title: Pharmacopée humaine et vétérinaire du Rwanda. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 22, 254 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: V(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: kaziraruguma, ruhema, inkuruba, uruheza, karura (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: inkuruba

1 reference(s) for Ajuga remota Benth.
Official name: Ajuga remota Benth.
Family: Lamiaceae
Pictures: Ajuga_remota1.jpg
Reference VB 17
Author: Bekalo, I., M. Keengwe, E. Mathias, P. Mundy & al.
Title: ITDG and IIRR. Ethnoveterinary medicine in Kenya.A field manual of traditional animal health care practice.Intermediate Technology Development Group and International Institute of Rural Reconstruction, Nairobi, Kenya, 226 p., (1996)
Symptoms: V(016), V(094)
Recipes: Vb(016), leaves, stems, 1 handful, chewed, to spit the juice at the swollen udder (1x / j during 7 days
Vb(117), Ajuga remota, 250 gr. leaves + Cassia septemtrionalis, 250 gr. leaves + Solanum dennekense, 250 gr. roots, to mix at all + 700 ml. H2O, decoction 90 ', to cool, VO. 1/2 l. / day during 3 days
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Kipsigis)
Vernacular name: chemogong (Kipsigis)

1 reference(s) for Aloe sp.
Official name: Aloe sp.
Family: Aloaceae
Pictures: HA08Aloe_sp.jpg , Aloe_sp2.jpg , Aloe_sp_AFLORA.jpg
Reference VM 03
Author: Marx, W.
Title: Traditionelle tierärztliche heilmethoden unter besonderer berücksichtigung der kauterisation in Somalie. Giessener Beiträge zur Entwicklungsforschung, Reihe 1, Band 10 : 111 - 116, (1984) Wissenschaftliches Zentrum Tropeninstitut, Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen.De la référence VB 10
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), friction, uder with juice, ONS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Somalia
Vernacular name: dacar

1 reference(s) for Anisopappus africanus (Hook. f.) Oliv. & Hiern
Official name: Anisopappus africanus (Hook. f.) Oliv. & Hiern
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: HR08Anisopappus_africanus.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(035)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Vb(035), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umuretehazo

1 reference(s) for Aspilia ciliata (Schum.) Wild
Official name: Aspilia ciliata (Schum.) Wild
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Aspilia_ciliata1.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008x), V(010), V(016), V(028), V(035), V(068)
Recipes: Vb(005,1), leaves, juice,VO., Aspilia ciliata + Crassocephalum vitellinum
Vb(005,2), leaves, juice,VO.
Vb(008x,1) (amacikire), leaves, infusion, VO.
Vb(008x,1), leaves, juice, VO., Bidens pilosa + Aspilia ciliata + Momordica foetida Schum. + Urera hypselodendron
Vb(010,2), leaves, juice,VO.
Vb(016,2), leaves, juice,VO., Aspilia ciliata + Crassocephalum vitellinum + Vernonia lasiopus
Vb(028,2), leaves, juice,VO.
Vb(028,1), Thunbergia alata + Aspilia ciliata + Crassocephalum vitellinum + Dalbergia lactea, leaves, juice,V.O.Vb(035,3), leaves, juice,VO.
Vb(068,1) (amacikire), leaves, decoction, VO., Aspilia ciliata + Crassocephalum vitellinum
amacikire: diarrhea with blood of the new - born calfs
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: icumya-co-mu-nyovu (Kirundi)

1 reference(s) for Aspilia pluriseta Schweinf.
Official name: Aspilia pluriseta Schweinf.
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Aspilia_pluriseta1.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: icyumya

2 reference(s) for Astripomoea grantii (Rendle) Verdc.
Official name: Astripomoea grantii (Rendle) Verdc.
Family: Convolvulaceae
Pictures: Astripomoea_grantii1.jpg
Reference VC 19
Author: Chifundera K.
Title: Livestock diseases and the traditional medicine in the Bushi area, Kivu province, Democratic Republic of Congo. African Study Monographs, 19 (1) : 13 -33, May 1998
Symptoms: V(016), V(041), V(059), V(070), V(117), V(201)
Recipes: Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, mpanga), ground leaves of Astripomoea grantii of Cryptolepis oblingifolia of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata of Pteris similis of Sonchus asper, mixed with clay to make a paste for massaging the mammary glands, morning and evening
Vb(041) anthrax (nzirondo, kasingo, budaka), Vb(059) (tonga, luhiga, cahira), leaves of Euphorbia tirucalli of Lobelia mildbraedii of Mukia maderaspatana of Senecio manii of Vigna vexillata, decoction (1 l. H2O), VO. + juice of crushed leaves of Astripomoea grantii, the whole plants of Plectranthus barbatus of Microglossa angolensis, juice, drops in ears and nose
Vb(070), H(117), Vb(201) madness, (isirhe), the plants of Acrocephalus galeopsifolium of Andropogon canaliculatus of Astripomoea grantii of Berkheya spekeana of Bothriocline ugandensis of Celosia trigyna of Cinchona ledgeriana of Clerodendrum rotundifolium of Ficus lutea of Ficus sur of Harungana madagascariensis of Hydrocotyle mannii of Koschya africana of Lagenaria abyssinica of Leucas deflexa of Lobelia mildbraedii of Mukia maderaspatana of Nicotiana tabacum of Piper capense of Plectranthus barbatus of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Setaria megaphylla of Tagetes minuta of Trema orientalis of Vernonia jugalis, maceration (1 l. H2O), VO., 1 dosein the morning
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu province - Bushi area-
Vernacular name: cimenwa
Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(016), V(059), V(094)
Recipes: V(016), to rub with crushed sheets and some kaolin
Vb(059), V(117), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: cinenwa ,nfumbia likasi (Shi)

1 reference(s) for Basella alba L.
Official name: Basella alba L.
Family: Basellaceae
Synonyms: Basella rubra L.
Pictures: Basella_alba4.jpg , Basella_alba3.jpg , Basella_alba5.jpg , HA05Basella_alba.jpg , Basella_alba2.jpg , Basella_alba1.jpg
Reference VC 11
Author: Cunningham, A.B.
Title: Peuples, parcs et plantes. Recommandations pour les zones à usages multiples et les alternatives du développement autour du parc national de Bwindi impénétrale, Ouganda. Document de travail Peuples et Plantes n° 4, UNESCO, Paris, décembre 1996, 65 p. (1996)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008), V(016)
Recipes: V(005) diversee, V(008), V(016), leaves, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bwindi park region)
Vernacular name: enderema (Rukiga)

1 reference(s) for Berkheya spekeana Oliv.
Official name: Berkheya spekeana Oliv.
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: HR08Berkheya_spekeana.jpg , Berkheya_spekeana1.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016) inflammation of the mammary glands, to strike the udders of the cow with the leaves of Berkheya spekeana + to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Caesalpinia decapetala of Toddalia asiatica, filter in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day, massage of the udders with the hot crushed leaves
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: ngwigwi (Mashi), ikigwarara, ikigembegembe, omugwigwi (Kinyarwanda)

1 reference(s) for Bersama abyssinica Fres. subsp. abyssinica var. abyssinica
Official name: Bersama abyssinica Fres. subsp. abyssinica var. abyssinica
Family: Melianthaceae
Pictures: Bersama_abyssinica-var-abyssinica.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(016), V(039)
Recipes: Vb(016,1), leaves, juice, VO.
Vb(039,1), leaves, juice + salted ground, VO., Leonotis nepetaefolia + Bersama abyssinica + Pennisetum purpureum
. Vb(039,4), leaves, juice, VO.
Vb(039,1), VO., leaves, juice of Bersama abyssinica + stone fruit Embelia schimperi + leaves Clausena anisata
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: umuhinguri (Kirundi), umurerabana (Kirundi)

1 reference(s) for Blumea alata (D. Don) DC.
Official name: Blumea alata (D. Don) DC.
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Laggera alata (D.Don) Sch.Bip. ex Oliv.
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(035)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Vb(035), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umutamatama, igitabitabi

1 reference(s) for Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Official name: Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Family: Sapotaceae
Synonyms: Butyrospermum paradoxum subsp. parkii (G. Don) Hepper; Butyrospermum parkii (G. Don) Kotschy; Vitellaria paradoxa Gaertner f.
Reference VA 37
Author: Alawa, J. P., G.E. Jokthan, K. Akut
Title: Ethnoveterinary medical practice for ruminants in the subhumid zone of northern Nigeria Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 54 (2002) 79 - 90
Symptoms: V(003), V(014), V(016), V(098), V(113), V(181)
Recipes: Vb(003), oil, local application, massage, 2 X / day
Vb(014) ringworm, oil, local application, 1 X / day
V(016), oil, local application
V(039), mix powder of Nicotiana tabacum with Butyrospermum parkii oil, rub externally on all parts of the body, 1 X / day
V(098) footrot, palm oil, wash the affected part and rub on, 3 X / day
Vb(113) swollen joint or feet, oil, local application 2 X / day
V(181), oil, local application, 1 X / day
Region: West Africa
Country: Nigeria (Nothern zone, Sabon Gari and Giwa district)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Caesalpinia decapetala (Roth) Alston
Official name: Caesalpinia decapetala (Roth) Alston
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Caesalpinia_decapetala5.jpg , Caesalpinia_decapetala6.jpg , Caesalpinia_decapetala7.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(016), V(051)
Recipes: Vb(016) inflammation of the mammary glands, to strike the udders of the cow with the leaves of Berkheya spekeana + to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Caesalpinia decapetala of Toddalia asiatica, filter in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day, massage of the udders with the hot crushed leaves
Vb(051) high fever (bombwe), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitora of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vb(051) high fever, barks of Rauvolfia vomitora + 1 equal quantity of leaves of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vv(051) high fever (bombwe), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: katalula (Bembe), garikankubaze, lurhe (Mashi)

1 reference(s) for Cannabis sativa L.
Official name: Cannabis sativa L.
Family: Cannabaceae
Pictures: Cannabis_sativa-koeh-026.jpg , Cannabis_sativa11.jpg , Cannabis_sativa10.jpg , Cannabis_sativa6.jpg , Cannabis_sativa1.jpg , Cannabis_sativa8.jpg , Cannabis_sativa9.jpg , Cannabis_sativa5.jpg , Cannabis_sativa4.jpg , Cannabis_sativa12.jpg , Cannabis_sativa7.jpg
Reference VC 11
Author: Cunningham, A.B.
Title: Peuples, parcs et plantes. Recommandations pour les zones à usages multiples et les alternatives du développement autour du parc national de Bwindi impénétrale, Ouganda. Document de travail Peuples et Plantes n° 4, UNESCO, Paris, décembre 1996, 65 p. (1996)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008), V(016)
Recipes: V(005), V(008), V(016), leaves, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bwindi park region)
Vernacular name: en zayi (Rukiga)

1 reference(s) for Capparis erythrocarpus Isert
Official name: Capparis erythrocarpus Isert
Family: Capparaceae
Synonyms: Capparis acuminata De Wild.
Pictures: Capparis_erythrocarpus2.jpg , Capparis_erythrocarpus3.jpg , Capparis_erythrocarpus4.jpg , Capparis_erythrocarpus1.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umukorokombe

2 reference(s) for Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Official name: Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Family: Capparaceae
Synonyms: Capparis polymorpha Guill. & Pers.; Capparis persicifolia A.Rich.
Pictures: Capparis_tomentosa1.jpg , Capparis_tomentosa3.jpg , Capparis_tomentosa4.jpg , HA03Capparis_tomentosa.jpg , Capparis_tomentosa2.jpg
Reference HP 07
Author: Pujol, J.
Title: The herbalist handbook: African flora, Medicinal plants, Natur Africa, Durban (1990) From references HP 07, HR 50, VM 18
Symptoms: V(008), V(016), V(104)
Recipes: Vb(016) root ash paste of Capparis tomentosa applied to sore teats in cows;
V(104) root infusions used for stomach ailments in animals,
Vb(008) particularly diarrhoea in cattle, paste made from root, ashes, root infusions and decoctions
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Vernacular name: not registered
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(008), V(016), V(104)
Recipes: Vb(016) root ash paste of Capparis tomentosa applied to sore teats in cows;
V(104) root infusions used for stomach ailments in animals,
Vb(008) particularly diarrhoea in cattle, paste made from root, ashes, root infusions and decoctions
Region: South Africa
Country: South Africa
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Capsicum frutescens L.
Official name: Capsicum frutescens L.
Family: Solanaceae
Pictures: Capsicum_frutescens1.jpg , Capsicum_frutescens3.jpg , Capsicum_frutescens4.jpg , Capsicum_frutescens2.jpg , Capsicum_frutescens5.jpg , Capsicum_frutescens6.jpg , HA05Capsicum_frutescens.jpg , HR09Capsicum_frutescens.jpg , Capsicum_frutescens7.jpg
Reference VG 26
Author: Gakuubi, M. M.& W. Wanzala
Title: A survey of plants and plant products traditionally used in livestock health management in Buuri district, Meru County, Kenya Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 8:39, (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/39
Symptoms: V(002), V(016), V(033)
Recipes: Vb(002) poor milk let down (kuitha iria), decoction of roots of Carissa spinarum
Vb(033),Vc(033) infertility (kuthata], decoction of roots
Vb(016) mastitis (kuimba riere] and Vb(027) miscarriage (guta njau), decoction of roots
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Buuri district, Meru County)
Vernacular name: mukawa

1 reference(s) for Carica papaya L.
Official name: Carica papaya L.
Family: Caricaceae
Pictures: Carica_papaya6.jpg , Carica_papaya7.jpg , Carica_papaya3.jpg , Carica_papaya4.jpg , Carica_papaya_fa02075.jpg , Carica_papaya1.jpg , HA08Carica_papaya.jpg , HA05Carica_papaya.jpg , Carica_papaya11.jpg , Carica_papaya5.jpg , Carica_papaya2.jpg , Carica_papaya8.jpg , Carica_papaya9.jpg , Carica_papaya10.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: ipapayi

2 reference(s) for Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name: Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family: Apocynaceae
Synonyms: Carissa pubescens A. DC.; Carissa spinarum L.
Pictures: Carissa_edulis2.jpg , Carissa_edulis3.jpg , Carissa_edulis1.jpg , HA03Carissa_edulis.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umunyonza
Reference VS 20
Author: Sori, T., M. Bekana, G. Adugna, E. Kelbessa
Title: Medicinal Plants in the Ethnoveterinary Practices of Borana Pastoralists, Southern Ethiopia Intern J. Appl. Res. Vet .Med., Vol. 2, No. 3 (2004)
Symptoms: V(014), V(016), V(068)
Recipes: V(014) ringworm, paste of roots, VO.
V(016) mastitis, paste of roots, topical
V(068) helminthiasis, decoction of roots of Carissa edulis
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Southern)
Vernacular name: dhagamsa (Borana language)

1 reference(s) for Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name: Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Pictures: Cassia_didymobotrya1.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(028), V(039)
Recipes: Vb(016), Vb(028), Vb(039), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umubagabaga(V16)(V28), umucyuroV(28)(V39)

4 reference(s) for Cassia tora L.
Official name: Cassia tora L.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Cassia obtusifolia L.; Senna obtusifolia (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Pictures: Cassia_tora2.jpg , Cassia_tora1.jpg , Cassia_tora3.jpg , HA06Cassia_tora.jpg
Reference VB 01
Author: Bâ, A.S.
Title: L'art vétérinaire en milieu traditionnel africain. Agence de Coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), 136 p., (1994) and THESE, présentée et soutenue publiquement le 7 juillet 1982 devant la Faculté de Médecine et de Pharmacie de Dakar pour obtenir le grade de Docteur Vétérinaire (Diplôme d'Etat)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name: aljannaawi
Reference VB 07
Author: Bessin, R., O. Bougnounou, T. Konate & H.H.Tamboura
Title: Travail de synthèse sur la pharmacopée vétérinaire traditionnelle pour le Séminaire africain inter-régional sur la pharmacopée vétérinaire, Ouagadougou, Burkina-Faso, Avril 15-22, (1993) Documentation Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: V(016), crushed plant, local application
Region: West Africa
Country: Burkina Faso
Vernacular name: uulo (Peul), ndur (Wolof)
Reference VC 05
Author: Coly, R.
Title: Enquête ethnomédicale vétérinaire au Sénégal. Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 153 - 156, (1994)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: V(016), crushed plant, local application
Region: West Africa
Country: Senegal
Vernacular name: uulo (Peul), ndur (Wolof)
Reference VL 17
Author: Lobry, M.
Title: Les soins au bétail chez les Peuls : une tradition ancestrale. Bull.soc.fr.hist.méd.sci.vét. , 2 (2 ) (2003)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016) inflammation of the mammary glands, application of a pomad made with fresh butter, powder of charcoal and grindeg leaves of Cassia tora
Region: West Africa
Country: Guinea (Fouta-Djallon region), Mali (Macina region), Cameroun (Adamoua table land).
Vernacular name: not registered by the author

2 reference(s) for Cissus adenocaulis Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name: Cissus adenocaulis Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family: Vitaceae
Synonyms: Cyphostemma adenocaule (Steud.) Descoings
Pictures: HA03Cissus_adenocaulis.jpg , Cissus_adenocaulis1.jpg
Reference VA 02
Author: Adamantidis, A.
Title: Monographie pastorale du Rwanda-Urundi. Bulletin Agricole du Congo Belge (B.A.C.B.), 47, 3, 632 - 635, (1956)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), Ageratum conyzoides, Cissus adenocaulis, Dichrostachys cinerea , Ormocarpum trichocarpum, ONS., powder, pomade on udder
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: ikibombwe
Reference VD 04
Author: Desouter, S.
Title: Pharmacopée humaine et vétérinaire du Rwanda. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 22, 254 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umubombwe (Kinyarwanda)

1 reference(s) for Cissus cyphopetala Fresen.
Official name: Cissus cyphopetala Fresen.
Family: Vitaceae
Reference VM 03
Author: Marx, W.
Title: Traditionelle tierärztliche heilmethoden unter besonderer berücksichtigung der kauterisation in Somalie. Giessener Beiträge zur Entwicklungsforschung, Reihe 1, Band 10 : 111 - 116, (1984) Wissenschaftliches Zentrum Tropeninstitut, Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen.De la référence VB 10
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vch(016), ONS., Cissus cyphopetala, Cissus quadrangularis + fat of sheep, ointment, R.N.S.
Region: East Africa
Country: Somalia
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Cissus petiolata Hook. f.
Official name: Cissus petiolata Hook. f.
Family: Vitaceae
Pictures: Cissus_petiolata1.jpg , Cissus_petiolata2.jpg , Cissus_petiolata3.jpg , Cissus_petiolata4.jpg , HA03Cissus_petiolata.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(002), V(016), V(022), V(035), V(039)
Recipes: Vb(002,1), leaves, juice, V,.O., Tabernaemontana stapfiana + Cissus petiolata
Vb(002,1), decoction roots V.O., Ensete ventricosum + Gouania longispicata + Cissus petiolata
Vb(016,4), leaves, juice, V,.O.
Vb(022,5), leaves, juice, V,.O.
Vb(035,2), leaves, juice, V,.O.
Vb(039,1), leaves, juice, V,.O. with / or enema
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: umugobore (Kirundi)

1 reference(s) for Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name: Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family: Vitaceae
Synonyms: Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Pictures: HA06Cissus_quadrangularis.jpg , Cissus_quadrangularis2.jpg , Cissus_quadrangularis3.jpg , Cissus_quadrangularis4.jpg , Cissus_quadrangularis5.jpg , Cissus_quadrangularis1.jpg
Reference VM 03
Author: Marx, W.
Title: Traditionelle tierärztliche heilmethoden unter besonderer berücksichtigung der kauterisation in Somalie. Giessener Beiträge zur Entwicklungsforschung, Reihe 1, Band 10 : 111 - 116, (1984) Wissenschaftliches Zentrum Tropeninstitut, Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen.De la référence VB 10
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vch(016), ONS., Cissus cyphopetala, Cissus quadrangularis + fat of sheep, ointment, R.N.S.
Region: East Africa
Country: Somalia
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Official name: Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Family: Rutaceae
Pictures: Clausena_anisata2.jpg , HA03Clausena_anisata.jpg , Clausena_anisata1.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umuzo

1 reference(s) for Clematis hirsuta Guill. & Perr.
Official name: Clematis hirsuta Guill. & Perr.
Family: Ranunculaceae
Pictures: HR08Clematis_hirsuta.jpg , Clematis_hirsuta3.jpg , Clematis_hirsuta2.jpg , Clematis_hirsuta1.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(035)
Recipes: Vb(016), Vb(035), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umunkamba

2 reference(s) for Clematis simensis Fres.
Official name: Clematis simensis Fres.
Family: Ranunculaceae
Pictures: HA08Clematis_simensis.jpg , Clematis_simensis1.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(016), V(018), V(028), V(035), V(036), V(037)
Recipes: Vb(016,2), leaves, juice,VO.
Vb(018,1), leaves, juice, drops in nose, Berkheya spekeana + Helichrysum ceres + Senecio maranguensis + Sesbania sesban + Protea madiensis. + Clematis simensis
Vb(028,1), leaves, juice, enema
Vb(035,8), leaves, decoction, VO.
Vb(036,4), leaves, juice,VO.
Vb(037,1), calf, leaves, juice, VO. + drops in nose, Dodonaea viscosa + Clematis simensis
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: umunkamba (Kirundi)
Reference VD 04
Author: Desouter, S.
Title: Pharmacopée humaine et vétérinaire du Rwanda. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 22, 254 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), leaves, cataplasm
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umukamba, umunkamba (Kinyarwanda)

1 reference(s) for Clematis sp.
Official name: Clematis sp.
Family: Ranunculaceae
Pictures: Clematis_sp.5.jpg , Clematis_sp.6.jpg , Clematis_sp.1.jpg , Clematis_sp.2.jpg , Clematis_sp.3.jpg , Clematis_sp.4.jpg
Reference VA 02
Author: Adamantidis, A.
Title: Monographie pastorale du Rwanda-Urundi. Bulletin Agricole du Congo Belge (B.A.C.B.), 47, 3, 632 - 635, (1956)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., powder, pomade on udder + Ageratum conyzo‹des + Dichrostachys cinerea + Ormocarpum trichocarpum
Vb(016), plant, powder on the udder
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umunkamba

1 reference(s) for Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Official name: Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Family: Labiatae
Pictures: Clerodendrum_myricoides2.jpg , Clerodendrum_myricoides1.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umukuzanyana

1 reference(s) for Clutia abyssinica Jaub. & Spach.
Official name: Clutia abyssinica Jaub. & Spach.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms: Clutia abyssinica vars. calvescens (partly) firma ; Clutia glabrescens Knauf; Clutia lanceolata Hochst. var. glabra A. Rich.
Pictures: Clutia_abyssinica2.jpg , Clutia_abyssinica3.jpg , Clutia_abyssinica4.jpg , Clutia_abyssinica5.jpg , Clutia_abyssinica1.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(005), V(016), V(039)
Recipes: Vb(005), Vb(016), Vb(039), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umutalishonga

1 reference(s) for Cordia gharaf (Forssk.) Ehrenb. ex Asch.
Official name: Cordia gharaf (Forssk.) Ehrenb. ex Asch.
Family: Boraginaceae
Synonyms: Cordia sinensis Lam.; Cordia rothii Roem. & Schult
Pictures: Cordia_gharaf2.jpg , Cordia_gharaf3.jpg , Cordia_gharaf1.jpg
Reference VA 31
Author: Abubakar Swaleh
Title: Ethnoveterinaty Medicine in 0rmaland-Kenya. Dissertation submitted for a Master of Science Degree in Tropical Animal Production and Health. Center for Tropical Medicine (CTVM), University of Edinburgh, UK, 1999. (recorded from the WWW site: http://www.ethnovetweb.com )
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016) mastitis, warm ashes from twigs of Cordia sinensis (mader) are collected in a pot and placed under the udder. Milk from affected quarters is added into the pot. The paste from milk and ashes is smeared onto the affected quarters
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Ormaland)
Vernacular name: mader

1 reference(s) for Crassocephalum vitellinum (Benth.) S. Moore
Official name: Crassocephalum vitellinum (Benth.) S. Moore
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Gynura vitellina Benth.
Pictures: Crassocephalum_vitellinum2_AFLORA.jpg , HR08Crassocephalum_vitellinum.jpg , Crassocephalum_vitellinum1_AFLORA.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008x), V(016), V(024), V(028), V(068)
Recipes: Vb(005), leaves, juice, V.O., Aspilia ciliata + Crassocephalum vitellinum
Vb(008x,1) (amacikire), leaves, juice, V.O, Crassocephalum vitellinum + Urera hypselodendron
Vb(016,2), leaves, juice, V.O., Aspilia ciliata + Crassocephalum vitellinum + Vernonia lasiopus
Vb(024,1), leaves, juice, crushed, V.O., friction
Vb(028,1), leaves, juice, V.O, in vagina, Crassocephalum vitellinum + Momordica foetida + Kotschya africana
Vb(028,1), leaves, stems, juice, V.0., enema, Crassocephalum vitellinum + Momordica foetida + Satureja biflora
Vb(028,1), Thunbergia alata + Aspilia ciliata + Crassocephalum vitellinum + Dalbergia lactea , leaves, juice, V.O.Vb(068,1), leaves, decoction, V.O., Aspilia ciliata + Crassocephalum vitellinum
amacikire: diarrhea with blood of the new - born calfs
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: umuyungubira (Kirundi)

1 reference(s) for Cryptolepis oblingifolia (Meissn.) Schltr.
Official name: Cryptolepis oblingifolia (Meissn.) Schltr.
Family: Asclepiadaceae
Pictures: Cryptolepis_oblingifolia2.jpg , Cryptolepis_oblingifolia3.jpg , Cryptolepis_oblingifolia4.jpg , Cryptolepis_oblingifolia1.jpg
Reference VC 19
Author: Chifundera K.
Title: Livestock diseases and the traditional medicine in the Bushi area, Kivu province, Democratic Republic of Congo. African Study Monographs, 19 (1) : 13 -33, May 1998
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, mpanga), ground leaves of Astripomoea grantii of Cryptolepis oblingifolia of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata of Pteris similis of Sonchus asper, mixed with clay to make a paste for massaging the mammary glands, morning and evening
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu province - Bushi area-
Vernacular name: munyamarha

1 reference(s) for Cyathea manniana Hook.
Official name: Cyathea manniana Hook.
Family: Cyatheaceae
Pictures: Cyathea_manniana1.jpg , Cyathea_manniana6.jpg , Cyathea_manniana2.jpg , Cyathea_manniana3.jpg , Cyathea_manniana4.jpg , Cyathea_manniana5.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(037), V(016), V(037), V(068), V(068)
Recipes: Vb(037) pneumonia (mwinjingwe), a mix of dried leaves powder of Melanthera scandens of Ciathea manniana of dried seeds of Nicotiana tabacum + local salt, Euphorbia hirta, powder of seeds of Cucumis sativa VO. 2 soup spoons, 2 X / day
Vv(016) inflamation of the mammary glands, leaves of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata, rhizome of Cyathea manniana, to pound, to mix with clay, massage
Vv(068) intestinal parasitism, 2 spoons of pounded internal marrow of Cyathea manniana, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1/2 glass 3X / day
Vc(037) pneumonia (mwinjingwe), leaves of Melanthera scandens of Cyathea manniana, to pound + local salt, VO.
Vpc(068) vermifuge, to crush 1 handfull of rhizomes of Celosia trigyna of Cyathea manniana, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO. 2 X / day during 6 days
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: cikanganyambwe, cishembegere (Mashi), kisembekele (Lega), ekivale (Nande)

1 reference(s) for Cyperus papyrus L.
Official name: Cyperus papyrus L.
Family: Cyperaceae
Pictures: Cyperus_papyrus3.jpg , Cyperus_papyrus4.jpg , Cyperus_papyrus1.jpg , Cyperus_papyrus6.jpg , Cyperus_papyrus5.jpg , Cyperus_papyrus8.jpg , Cyperus_papyrus7.jpg , Cyperus_papyrus.jpg , Cyperus_papyrus2.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(004), V(016)
Recipes: Vb(004) wounds of teats, Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, enjingu), ashes of leaves of Cyperus papyrus + equivalent quantity of pyrethrum to mix with oil, local application
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: lufinjo, nyinjo (Mashi), urufunzo, ururangaga (Kinyarwanda)

1 reference(s) for Cyperus sp.
Official name: Cyperus sp.
Family: Cyperaceae
Pictures: Cyperus_sp.1.jpg , Cyperus_sp.2.jpg , Cyperus_sp.3.jpg , Cyperus_sp.4.jpg
Reference VE 01
Author: Epstein, H.
Title: Animal husbandry of the Hottentots. The Onderstepoort journal of veterinary science and animal Industry, 9, 2, 631 - 666, (1938) From ref. : VB 10
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vc(016), Vo(016), leaves from Mesembryanthemum div. sp., or roots of Cyperus sp., + Parmelia hottentotta ?? or the other lichems + spores of miscellaneous " fungi ", the dried, roasted whole, powders mixed in the fat of the tail of the animal, to mass the udder with the ointment
Region: South Africa
Country: Namibia
Vernacular name: not registered

4 reference(s) for Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name: Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Dichrostachys_glomerata7.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata3.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata5.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata6.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata1.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata8.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata9.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata10.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata11.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata2.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata4.jpg
Reference VA 02
Author: Adamantidis, A.
Title: Monographie pastorale du Rwanda-Urundi. Bulletin Agricole du Congo Belge (B.A.C.B.), 47, 3, 632 - 635, (1956)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), Ageratum conyzoides, Cissus adenocaulis, Dichrostachys cinerea , Ormocarpum trichocarpum, ONS., powder, pomade on udder
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference VB 14
Author: Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title: Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms: V(005), V(016)
Recipes: V(005) + V(016), VO., 2 bottles, pounded dry leaves + mud, in H2O
Vb(016), pounded leaves + dried mud of the watering place , scarifications of the udder (not pregnant cow)
Vb(016), pounded leaves + mud of the watering place + H2O, 2 bottlles / dayVb(016), Polygonum setosulum + Melanthera scandens + Hallea rubrostipulata + Dichrostachys cinera + Rumex usambarensis, pounded leaves + H2O (not pregnant cow), VO., 1 bottle / day
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name: umukamba
Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(002), V(016), V(068)
Recipes: V(002), agalactia, maceration,ONS., RNS.
V(016), nfusion,ONS., RNS.
V(068), anthelminthic, maceration of pounded roots and leaves, RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: omunkamba (Shi)
Reference VK 05
Author: Kasonia, K., S. Kaba, M. Matamba & N. Basegere
Title: Ethnopharmacothérapie vétérinaire en pathologie de la reproduction au Kivu & Kibali-Ituri (Zaïre). Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., Vol. 4, n°1, 49 - 57, (1990)
Symptoms: V(005), V(016)
Recipes: Vb(005), Dombeya goetzenii, Polygonum setosulum, Ricinus communis, ONS., RNS.
Vb(016), Polygonum setosulum, Rumex usambarensis, ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu & Kibali-Ituri )
Vernacular name: umunkamba, umuramba, lusolo, nanga

1 reference(s) for Dissotis pterocaulos Wickens
Official name: Dissotis pterocaulos Wickens
Family: Melastomataceae
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(008x), V(016), V(024)
Recipes: Vb(008x,2) (amacikire), leaves, juice,VO.
Vb(016,1), leaves, juice,VO.
Vb(024,1), leaves, juice,VO.
amacikire: diarrhea with blood of the new - born calfs
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: ishonge (Kirundi)

2 reference(s) for Dodonaea viscosa (L.) Jacq.
Official name: Dodonaea viscosa (L.) Jacq.
Family: Sapindaceae
Synonyms: Dodonaea angustifolia L. f.
Pictures: Dodonaea_viscosa1.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa2.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa4.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa8.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa3.jpg , HL13Dodonaea_viscosa.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa6.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa5.jpg , HR08Dodonaea_viscosa.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa7.jpg
Reference VC 11
Author: Cunningham, A.B.
Title: Peuples, parcs et plantes. Recommandations pour les zones à usages multiples et les alternatives du développement autour du parc national de Bwindi impénétrale, Ouganda. Document de travail Peuples et Plantes n° 4, UNESCO, Paris, décembre 1996, 65 p. (1996)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008), V(016)
Recipes: V(005) diverse, V(008), V(016), leaves, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bwindi park region)
Vernacular name: omushambya (Rukiga)
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(039)
Recipes: Vb(016), Vb(039), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umusasa

1 reference(s) for Dombeya goetzenii K. Schum.
Official name: Dombeya goetzenii K. Schum.
Family: Sterculiaceae
Pictures: Dombeya_goetzenii1.jpg , Dombeya_goetzenii2.jpg
Reference VB 14
Author: Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title: Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms: V(005), V(016)
Recipes: Vb(005) + Vb(016), VO., 2 bouttles, dried pounded leaves + mud in H2O, Ricinus communis + Ocimum trichodon + Dichrostachys cinera + Polygonum setosulum
Vb(005), VO., 1 l /day pregnant cow, pounded leaves +H2O, Leucas martinicencis
Vb(016), Dichrostachys cinera, Dombeya goetzenii , Ocimum trichodon, Polygonum setosulum, Ricinus communis, pounded leaves + dried mud of the watering place , scarifications of the udder (not pregnant cow) Vb(016), Dichrostachys cinera, Dombeya goetzenii , Ocimum trichodon, Polygonum setosulum, Ricinus communis, pounded leaves + mud of the watering place + H2O, 2 bottlles / day
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name: umukore (Kinyarwanda)

2 reference(s) for Dracaena steudneri Engl.
Official name: Dracaena steudneri Engl.
Family: Dracaenaceae
Pictures: Dracaena_steudneri1.jpg , Dracaena_steudneri2.jpg , Dracaena_steudneri3.jpg , HR08Dracaena_steud.jpg , HR08Dracaena_steudneri.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(002), V(008x), V(015), V(016), (029)
Recipes: Vb(002,1), leaves, juice,VO.
Vb(002,1) + V(016), leaves, juice,VO.
Vb(008x,1) (amacikire), leaves, infusion, enema
Vb(015,1), leaves, juice,VO.
Vb(029,1), leaves, juice, crushed, VO + icegeko
icegeko: treatment for the sterile cows and those that refuse to be suck. The pulp plundered with the plant is introduced into the vagina, later one removes it soaked of lochies if the cow gave birth recently . One carries the whole in the nostrils of the cow. One expresses the juice and one arranges the rests of the plant on the calf coated with salt.The cow will lick the calf who will be allowed to suck
amacikire: diarrhea with blood of the new - born calfs
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: igitongati (Kirundi)
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(005), V(016)
Recipes: Vb(005), Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: igihondohondo

1 reference(s) for Ehretia sylvatica Guerke
Official name: Ehretia sylvatica Guerke
Family: Boraginaceae
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(012), V(016)
Recipes: V(012), leaves juice in a cut near fracture
V(016), massage inflamed udder, ONS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Sanya Juu Hai district)
Vernacular name: mnemvu (Cagga)

1 reference(s) for Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Official name: Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Family: Poaceae
Pictures: HA01Eleusine_indica.jpg , Eleusine_indica3.jpg , HA05Eleusine_indica.jpg , Eleusine_indica1.jpg , Eleusine_indica2.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016,1), crushed leaves, cataplasm
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: urfanfu (Kirundi) umureza

2 reference(s) for Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name: Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: HA07Entada_abyssinica.jpg , Entada_abyssinica3.jpg , Entada_abyssinica2.jpg , Entada_abyssinica1.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(002), V(010), V(016), V(035)
Recipes: Vb(002,3), leaves, juice, VO.
Vb(010,1), leaves, juice, VO.
Vb(016,1), leaves, juice, VO. + friction
Vb(035,1), leaves, juice, VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: umusange (Kirundi)
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(005), V(016), V(025), V(028), V(035), V(043)
Recipes: Vb(005), Vb(016), Vb(025), Vb(028), Vb(035), Vb(043), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umusange

1 reference(s) for Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Official name: Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms: Euphorbia calycina N. E. Br.
Pictures: Euphorbia_candelabrum1.jpg , Euphorbia_candelabrum3.jpg , Euphorbia_candelabrum2.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(025)
Recipes: Vb(016), Vb(025), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: icyiha(V16), umwiha(V25)

1 reference(s) for Euphorbia grantii Oliv.
Official name: Euphorbia grantii Oliv.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Pictures: Euphorbia_grantii1.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: madwedwe

1 reference(s) for Euphorbia sp.
Official name: Euphorbia sp.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Pictures: Euphorbia_sp.1.jpg , Euphorbia_sp.2.jpg , Euphorbia_sp.3.jpg , Euphorbia_sp.4.jpg , Euphorbia_sp.5.jpg , Euphorbia_sp.6.jpg
Reference VM 03
Author: Marx, W.
Title: Traditionelle tierärztliche heilmethoden unter besonderer berücksichtigung der kauterisation in Somalie. Giessener Beiträge zur Entwicklungsforschung, Reihe 1, Band 10 : 111 - 116, (1984) Wissenschaftliches Zentrum Tropeninstitut, Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen.De la référence VB 10
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), massage udder with latex
Region: East Africa
Country: Somalia
Vernacular name: dherkee, irgin

1 reference(s) for Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name: Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family: Moraceae
Synonyms: Ficus sur Forssk.
Pictures: Ficus_capensis2.jpg , Ficus_capensis3.jpg , HA03Ficus_capensis.jpg , Ficus_capensis1.jpg
Reference VR 04
Author: Rimbach, L.
Title: Traditional methods of treating cattle diseases. Report for ASA (Studienaufenthalte in Africa, Asien und Latein-Amerika), 19 p., (1977) From reference: VB 10
Symptoms: V(002), V(016)
Recipes: Vb(002), bark stems, juice, V.O., or friction dug
Vb(016), bark stems, pounded, decoction, friction dug, also as prevention.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania
Vernacular name: mkuu, nkuu (Chagga)

1 reference(s) for Ficus sp.
Official name: Ficus sp.
Family: Moraceae
Pictures: Ficus sp.1.jpg , Ficus sp.2.jpg
Reference VC 11
Author: Cunningham, A.B.
Title: Peuples, parcs et plantes. Recommandations pour les zones à usages multiples et les alternatives du développement autour du parc national de Bwindi impénétrale, Ouganda. Document de travail Peuples et Plantes n° 4, UNESCO, Paris, décembre 1996, 65 p. (1996)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008), V(016)
Recipes: V(005) diverse, V(008), V(016), leaves, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bwindi park region)
Vernacular name: ekyitoma (Rukiga)

1 reference(s) for Galium simense Fres.
Official name: Galium simense Fres.
Family: Rubiaceae
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(002), V(004), V(008x), V(012), V(016), V(027)
Recipes: Vb(002,1), leaves, juice, VO., Senecio ruwenzoriensis + Gouania longispicata + Galium simense
Vb(004,1), leaves, stems, crushed, compress
Vb(008x,1) (amacikire), stems, leaves, juice, VO.
Vb(012,3), leaves, stems, crushed, compress
Vb(016,2), leaves, stems, VO.
Vb(027,1), stems, leaves, juice, VO.
amacikire: diarrhea with blood of the new - born calfs
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: umukaka (Kirundi)

1 reference(s) for Gomphocarpus physocarpus E. Mey.
Official name: Gomphocarpus physocarpus E. Mey.
Family: Apocynaceae
Pictures: Gomphocarpus_physocarpus4.jpg , Gomphocarpus_physocarpus3.jpg , Gomphocarpus_physocarpus2.jpg , Gomphocarpus_physocarpus1.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016, 2 ), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: karyabaryaba (racines), muryawabasaza

1 reference(s) for Grewia bicolor Juss.
Official name: Grewia bicolor Juss.
Family: Tiliaceae
Pictures: Grewia_bicolor1.jpg , HA06Grewia_bicolor.jpg
Reference VM 09
Author: Minja, M.M.J.
Title: The Maasai Wonder Plants. People and Plants training workshop held at the Tropical Pesticides Research Institute, Arusha, Tanzania, 15th – 18th march 1999.
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016)mastitis, bark + stem, decoc
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Simanjiro country)
Vernacular name: ositeti (Maasai)

1 reference(s) for Grewia tembensis Frensen
Official name: Grewia tembensis Frensen
Family: Tiliaceae
Reference VM 09
Author: Minja, M.M.J.
Title: The Maasai Wonder Plants. People and Plants training workshop held at the Tropical Pesticides Research Institute, Arusha, Tanzania, 15th – 18th march 1999.
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), stem + roots boiled together, VO, mastitis
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Simanjiro country)
Vernacular name: oiiri (Maasai)

1 reference(s) for Haemanthus multiflorus Martyn
Official name: Haemanthus multiflorus Martyn
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Synonyms: Scadoxus multiflorus (Martyn) Rafin.; Haemanthus coccineus Forssk.
Pictures: Haemanthus_multiflorus1.jpg , Haemanthus_multiflorus4.jpg , Haemanthus_multiflorus3.jpg , Haemanthus_multiflorus2.jpg
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vc,ch,b(016), crushed root or infusion of root, rubbed on swollen sick udder's of cows, goats or camels
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: psirioch, kipuwer

2 reference(s) for Hallea rubrostipulata (K. Schum.) J. - L. Leroy
Official name: Hallea rubrostipulata (K. Schum.) J. - L. Leroy
Family: Rubiaceae
Pictures: Hallea_rubrostipulata1.jpg
Reference VB 14
Author: Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title: Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), Polygonum setosulum + Melanthera scandens + Hallea rubrostipulata + Dichrostachys cinera + Rumex usambarensis, pounded leaves + H2O (not pregnant cow), VO., 1 bottle / day
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name: umuzibaziba (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VC 11
Author: Cunningham, A.B.
Title: Peuples, parcs et plantes. Recommandations pour les zones à usages multiples et les alternatives du développement autour du parc national de Bwindi impénétrale, Ouganda. Document de travail Peuples et Plantes n° 4, UNESCO, Paris, décembre 1996, 65 p. (1996)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008), V(016)
Recipes: V(005), V(008), V(016), leaves, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bwindi park region)
Vernacular name: omuzibaziba (Rukiga)

1 reference(s) for Helinus mystacinus (Ait.) E. Mey . ex Steud.
Official name: Helinus mystacinus (Ait.) E. Mey . ex Steud.
Family: Rhamnaceae
Pictures: Helinus_mystacinus1.jpg , Helinus_mystacinus2.jpg , Helinus_mystacinus3.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(039)
Recipes: Vb(016), Vb(039), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umubimbafuro

3 reference(s) for Hypericum revolutum Vahl
Official name: Hypericum revolutum Vahl
Family: Hypericaceae
Pictures: Hypericum_revolutum.jpg , Hypericum_revolutum1.jpg , Hypericum_revolutum3.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(002), V(016)
Recipes: Vc(002), leaves of Ficus capensis of Guizotia scabra of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata of Portulacca oleracea, to pound + salt, VO; with food
Vv(016) inflamation of the mammary glands, leaves of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata, rhizome of Cyathea manniana, to pound, to mix with clay, massage
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: agasama, agasamanzuki (Kinyarwanda), bwiserasera, kahwe (Mashi)
Reference VC 19
Author: Chifundera K.
Title: Livestock diseases and the traditional medicine in the Bushi area, Kivu province, Democratic Republic of Congo. African Study Monographs, 19 (1) : 13 -33, May 1998
Symptoms: V(002), V(006) + V(104), V(016), V(025), V(117)
Recipes: Vb(002), (kuziba, kabula amonka), grounded leaves of Acrocephalus galeopsifolium of Clerodendrum rotundifolium of Guizotia scabra of Hypericum revolutum, VO., morning and evening
Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, mpanga), ground leaves of Astripomoea grantii of Cryptolepis oblingifolia of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata of Pteris similis of Sonchus asper, mixed with clay to make a paste for massaging the mammary glands, morning and evening
Vb(006) + Vb(104) gastro-enteritis (kadurha), crushed leaves of Ficus thonningii of Ficus exasperata, barks stems of Myrica kandtiana, maceration (H2O) + fruits infusion of Phaseolus vulgaris, VO.
Vb(006) + Vb(104) gastro-enteritis (kadurha), Vb(025) babesiosis (mududu), Vb(117) (isirhe), crushed leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Bothriocline ugandensis of Cinchona ledgeriana of Ensete ventricosum of Harungana madagascariensis of Hydrocotyle mannii of Hypericum revolutum of Lagenaria abyssinica of Lobelia mildbraedii of Mukia maderaspatana of Nicotiana tabacum of Piper capense of Plectranthus barbatus of Pycnostachys rici-rosenii of Trema orientalis, maceration (1 l. H2O), VO. + sometimes for enhancing the effect, powder of fruits of Sorghum bicolor
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu province - Bushi area-
Vernacular name: kahwera
Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(002), V(006), V(016), V(094)
Recipes: V(002), leaves, RNS.
V(006), constipation, leaves , sap, RNS.
V(016), udder, ONS., RNS
V(117), anaplasmosis, ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: kahwera (shi)

2 reference(s) for Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Official name: Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Indigofera_arrecta1.jpg , Indigofera_arrecta2.jpg , HA05Indigofera_arrecta.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(001), V(016), V(020), V(035)
Recipes: Vb(001,4), leaves, juice, drops in eyes
Vb(016,1), leaves, juice,VO.
Vb(016,1), leaves,+ roots, crushed+ salt + butter, ointment on the udder
Vb(020,1), leaves, juice, to sprinkle, Hymenocardia acida + Indigofera arrecta + Asparagus africanus
Vb(028,1), roots, decoction, lenema
Vb(035,2), leaves, juice, VO. + drops in eyes and nostrils
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: umushingisha, umusorora (Kirundi)
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(035), V(044)
Recipes: Vb(016), Vb(035), Vb(044), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umusororo

1 reference(s) for Indigofera homblei Baker
Official name: Indigofera homblei Baker
Family: Fabaceae
Reference VN 04
Author: Ndayitwayeko, A. & V. Ntungwanayo
Title: Contribution à l'étude des plantes médicinales dans la région de Mugamba. (Commune Mugamba). Mémoire de licence, Univ. Burundi, Fac. Sc., 129 p., (1978).
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), leaves, maceration, VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi
Vernacular name: agasororo

1 reference(s) for Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Official name: Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Family: Bignoniaceae
Synonyms: Kigelia pinnata (Jacq.) DC.; Kigelia aculifolia Engl. ex Sprague
Pictures: Kigelia_africana3.jpg , Kigelia_africana1.jpg , Kigelia_africana2.jpg , HA06Kig_africana.jpg
Reference VT 08
Author: Toyang, N.J., M. Nuwanyakpa, C. Ndi, S. Django & W.C. Kinyuy
Title: Ethnoveterinary medicine practices in the Northwest Province of Cameroon Article on Internet: http://www.nufficcs.nl/ciran/ikdm/3-3/articles/toyang.html Indigenous knowledge and development monitor (http://www.nufficcs.nl/ciran/ikdm/ )
Symptoms: V(005), V(016)
Recipes: Vb(005), Vb(016), Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (Northeast)
Vernacular name: jillahi (Fulfulde)

2 reference(s) for Lactuca attenuata Stebbins
Official name: Lactuca attenuata Stebbins
Family: Asteraceae
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(002), V(016)
Recipes: Vc(002), leaves of Ficus capensis of Guizotia scabra of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata of Portulacca oleracea, to pound + salt, VO; with food
Vv(016) inflamation of the mammary glands, leaves of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata, rhizome of Cyathea manniana, to pound, to mix with clay, massage
Vc(002), 2 handfull of leaves of Oxalis corniculata of Ipomoea involucrata of Lactuca attenuata, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: luvunanga (Mashi), lubunanga (Lega), vunanga (Fuliro), lubunangwa (Kinande), uruvunanka (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VC 19
Author: Chifundera K.
Title: Livestock diseases and the traditional medicine in the Bushi area, Kivu province, Democratic Republic of Congo. African Study Monographs, 19 (1) : 13 -33, May 1998
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, mpanga), ground leaves of Astripomoea grantii of Cryptolepis oblingifolia of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata of Pteris similis of Sonchus asper, mixed with clay to make a paste for massaging the mammary glands, morning and evening
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu province - Bushi area-
Vernacular name: luvunanga

2 reference(s) for Lantana trifolia L.
Official name: Lantana trifolia L.
Family: Verbenaceae
Pictures: Lantana_trifolia2.jpg , HR08Lantana_trifolia.jpg , Lantana_trifolia1.jpg , Lantana_trifolia4.jpg , Lantana_trifolia3.jpg
Reference VB 14
Author: Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title: Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), VO., 2 bottles, leaves maceration
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name: umuhengeri
Reference VK 05
Author: Kasonia, K., S. Kaba, M. Matamba & N. Basegere
Title: Ethnopharmacothérapie vétérinaire en pathologie de la reproduction au Kivu & Kibali-Ituri (Zaïre). Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., Vol. 4, n°1, 49 - 57, (1990)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016)severe, ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu & Kibali-Ituri )
Vernacular name: imbonekerakure

1 reference(s) for Leersia hexandra Sw.
Official name: Leersia hexandra Sw.
Family: Poaceae
Pictures: HR08Leersia_hexandra.jpg , Leersia_hexandra4.jpg , Leersia_hexandra5.jpg , Leersia_hexandra1.jpg , Leersia_hexandra2.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: urwuya, urukemba

2 reference(s) for Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Official name: Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Family: Lamiaceae
Pictures: HA05Leonotis_nepetaefolia.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia3.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia2.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia1.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia_fa05095.jpg , HR08Leonotis_nepetaefolia.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia_fa05094.jpg
Reference VE 04
Author: Ejobi, F., R.D. Mosha, S. Ndege & D. Kamoga
Title: Etno-Veterinary Medicinal Plants of the Lake Victoria Basin: A Bioprospection Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances 6 (2): 257-261 (2007)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: V(016) mastitis, leaves concoction of Leonotis nepetaefolia, RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name: kiftnnufumu (Luganda / Kinyankore)
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(028)
Recipes: Vb(016), Vb(028), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: igicumucumu

1 reference(s) for Lepidium sativum L.
Official name: Lepidium sativum L.
Family: Brassicaceae
Pictures: Lepidium_sativum3.jpg , Lepidium_sativum1.jpg , Lepidium_sativum2.jpg
Reference VG 07
Author: Getahun, A.
Title: Some common medicinal and poisonous plants used in ethiopian folk medicine. Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 63p., (1976)
Symptoms: V(016), V(104)
Recipes: Vb(016), in Harar, fetto is reported to be used in the treatment of a disease of cows' udder called "gigo" (Kotu Galla). The solution is massaged onto the surface.Vb(104) stomach, dry seeds crushed, powder + H2O, enema
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Simanjiro country)
Vernacular name: fetto (Amarinya), shimfi (Galinya), kotto, shimfa (Tigrinya), shimp (Kaffa),shufu (Galinya, harar)

1 reference(s) for Marantochloa leucantha (K. Schum.) Milne-Redh.
Official name: Marantochloa leucantha (K. Schum.) Milne-Redh.
Family: Marantaceae
Pictures: Marantochloa_leucantha1.jpg , Marantochloa_leucantha2.jpg , Marantochloa_leucantha3.jpg , Marantochloa_leucantha4.jpg , Marantochloa_leucantha5.jpg
Reference VC 11
Author: Cunningham, A.B.
Title: Peuples, parcs et plantes. Recommandations pour les zones à usages multiples et les alternatives du développement autour du parc national de Bwindi impénétrale, Ouganda. Document de travail Peuples et Plantes n° 4, UNESCO, Paris, décembre 1996, 65 p. (1996)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008), V(016)
Recipes: V(005) diverse, V(008), V(016), leaves, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bwindi park region)
Vernacular name: omwiru (Rukiga)

1 reference(s) for Markhamia lutea (Benth.) K. Schum.
Official name: Markhamia lutea (Benth.) K. Schum.
Family: Bignoniaceae
Synonyms: Markhamia hildebrandtii (Bak.) Sprague; Markhamia platycalyx (Baker) Sprague
Pictures: Markhamia_lutea1.jpg , Markhamia_lutea2.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umusave

1 reference(s) for Maytenus acuminata (L. f.) Loes.
Official name: Maytenus acuminata (L. f.) Loes.
Family: Celastraceae
Pictures: Maytenus_acuminata3.jpg , Maytenus_acuminata4.jpg , Maytenus_acuminata2.jpg , Maytenus_acuminata5.jpg , Maytenus_acuminata6.jpg , Maytenus_acuminata1.jpg
Reference VC 11
Author: Cunningham, A.B.
Title: Peuples, parcs et plantes. Recommandations pour les zones à usages multiples et les alternatives du développement autour du parc national de Bwindi impénétrale, Ouganda. Document de travail Peuples et Plantes n° 4, UNESCO, Paris, décembre 1996, 65 p. (1996)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008), V(016)
Recipes: V(005) diverse, V(008), V(016), leaves, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bwindi park region)
Vernacular name: omulembwe (Rukiga)

1 reference(s) for Melanthera scandens (Schumach. & Thonn.) Roberty
Official name: Melanthera scandens (Schumach. & Thonn.) Roberty
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: HR08Melanthera_scandens.jpg , Melanthera_scandens2_AFLORA.jpg , Melanthera_scandens1.jpg
Reference VB 14
Author: Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title: Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), Polygonum setosulum + Melanthera scandens + Hallea rubrostipulata + Dichrostachys cinera + Rumex usambarensis, pounded leaves + H2O (not pregnant cow), VO., 1 bottle / day
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name: icyumya (Kinyarwanda)

1 reference(s) for Mesembryanthemum div. sp.
Official name: Mesembryanthemum div. sp.
Family: Aizoaceae
Pictures: Mesembryanthemum_ sp2.jpg , Mesembryanthemum_ sp6.jpg , Mesembryanthemum_ sp7.jpg , Mesembryanthemum_ sp8.jpg , Mesembryanthemum_ sp1.jpg , Mesembryanthemum_ sp3.jpg , Mesembryanthemum_ sp4.jpg , Mesembryanthemum_ sp5.jpg
Reference VE 01
Author: Epstein, H.
Title: Animal husbandry of the Hottentots. The Onderstepoort journal of veterinary science and animal Industry, 9, 2, 631 - 666, (1938) From ref. : VB 10
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vc(016), Vo(016), leaves from Mesembryanthemum div. sp., or roots of Cyperus sp., + Parmelia hottentotta ?? or the other lichems + spores of miscellaneous " fungi ", the dried, roasted whole, powders mixed in the fat of the tail of the animal, to mass the udder with the ointment
Region: South Africa
Country: Namibia
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Official name: Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Microglossa volubilis (Wallich) DC.; Conyza pyrifolia Lam.
Pictures: HA05Microglossa_pyrifolia.jpg , Microglossa_pyrifolia2_AFLORA.jpg , Microglossa_pyrifolia1.jpg
Reference HG 26
Author: Giday, M., Z. Asfaw, Z. Woldu, T. Teklehaymanot
Title: Medicinal plant knowledge of the Bench ethnic group of Ethiopia: an ethnobotanical investigation Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5 : 34 (2009)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016) mastitis, leaves of Microglossa pyrifolia , RNS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name: tikus-asht (Omotic)

1 reference(s) for Mitragyna rubrostipulata (Schum.) Hav.
Official name: Mitragyna rubrostipulata (Schum.) Hav.
Family: Rubiaceae
Pictures: Mitragyna_rubrostipulata1.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umuzibaziba

1 reference(s) for Momordica foetida Schumach.
Official name: Momordica foetida Schumach.
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms: Momordica schimperiana Naud.
Pictures: Momordica_foetida1.jpg , HA21Momordica_foetida.jpg
Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(006), V(016), V(062), V(068), V(104)
Recipes: V(006), constipation, juice from leaves, RNS.
Vb(006) + Vb(104), = curho, crushed leaves in H2O; 1/ 4l. / day + enema whith leaves and soaped
V(016), infusion leaves, VO., RNS.
V(062), maceration leaves, RNS.
V(068), anthelminthic, maceration pounded leaves, RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: muhu (Shi), cyimirabushya, umwishywa (Kinyaruanda)

1 reference(s) for Myrianthus holstii Engl.
Official name: Myrianthus holstii Engl.
Family: Moraceae
Pictures: Myrianthus_holstii4.jpg , Myrianthus_holstii1.jpg , Myrianthus_holstii2.jpg , Myrianthus_holstii3.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(004), V(016), V(018)
Recipes: Vb(004) wounds of teats, Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, enjingu) leaves dried of Vernonia amygdalina of Myrianthus holstii of Rubia cordifolia, piece of bag made with Agave sisalana, to burn and to mix the ashes with palm oil, to coat
Vb(018) sick headache (kahazi, nfumba), to pound the leaves of Myrianthus holstii of Cyathula uncinulata, juice, 3 drops in each ear each day
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: bwamba, kisike (Mashi), ishike (Lega), umufe (Kinyarwanda), kyamba (Kinande)

1 reference(s) for Neorautanenia mitis (A. Rich.) Verdc.
Official name: Neorautanenia mitis (A. Rich.) Verdc.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Neorautanenia_mitis2.jpg , Neorautanenia_mitis1.jpg , HR09Neorautanenia_mitis.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: igitembatembe

2 reference(s) for Nuxia congesta Fresen.
Official name: Nuxia congesta Fresen.
Family: Loganiaceae
Pictures: Nuxia_congesta2.jpg , Nuxia_congesta3.jpg , Nuxia_congesta1.jpg , HR08Nuxia_congesta.jpg
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(016), V(110)
Recipes: V(016), V(110), fumigation from leaves
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Marangu Moshi district)
Vernacular name: moringa (Chagga)
Reference VM 11
Author: Mkangare, M.M.J.
Title: Collection of Tanzanian medicinal plants for biological activity studies. Proceedings of the 7th Tanzania veterinary association scientific conference. Tanzania Veterinary Association, Vol. 7, 67- 78, (1989) De la référence VB 10
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016) , leaves, fumigation under the udder
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name: moringa, nyametekko

1 reference(s) for Obetia radula (Baker) Baker ex B.D.Jacks
Official name: Obetia radula (Baker) Baker ex B.D.Jacks
Family: Urticaceae
Synonyms: Obetia pinnatifida Bak.
Pictures: Obetia_radula1.jpg , Obetia_radula2.jpg , Obetia_radula3.jpg , Obetia_radula4.jpg
Reference VE 04
Author: Ejobi, F., R.D. Mosha, S. Ndege & D. Kamoga
Title: Etno-Veterinary Medicinal Plants of the Lake Victoria Basin: A Bioprospection Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances 6 (2): 257-261 (2007)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: V(016) mastitis, ONS., RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name: ivavaenzunzu (Swahili / Sukuma)

1 reference(s) for Ocimum suave Willd.
Official name: Ocimum suave Willd.
Family: Lamiaceae
Synonyms: Ocimum viride Willd.
Pictures: Ocimum_suave1.jpg , HA08Ocimum_suave.jpg , Ocimum_suave2.jpg
Reference VB 14
Author: Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title: Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms: V(005), V(016)
Recipes: V(005) + V(016), VO., 2 botlles, dried pounded leaves + mud + H2O
Vb(016), Dichrostachys cinera, Dombeya goetzenii , Ocimum trichodon, Polygonum setosulum, Ricinus communis, pounded leaves + dried mud of the watering place , scarifications of the udder (not pregnant cow)
Vb(016), Dichrostachys cinera, Dombeya goetzenii , Ocimum trichodon, Polygonum setosulum, Ricinus communis, pounded leaves + mud of the watering place + H2O, 2 bottlles / day
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name: umwenya (Kinyarwanda)

2 reference(s) for Osyris abyssinica Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Official name: Osyris abyssinica Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Family: Santalaceae
Synonyms: Osyris lanceolata Hochst. & Steudel
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(016), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(016), fumigation
Vb(095) ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lobuokich
Reference HB 32
Author: Bussmann, R.W.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms: V(016), V(095)
Recipes: Vb(016), fumigation
Vb(095) ONS., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name: lolesyai

1 reference(s) for Oxalis anthelmintica A. Rich.
Official name: Oxalis anthelmintica A. Rich.
Family: Oxalidaceae
Pictures: Oxalis_anthelmintica2.jpg , Oxalis_anthelmintica3.jpg , Oxalis_anthelmintica4.jpg , Oxalis_anthelmintica1.jpg
Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(002), V(016), V(068)
Recipes: Vb(002)lactation's disorders, maceration of leaves, RNS.
Vb(016)mammite, ONS., RNS.
Vb(068)anthelminthic, maceration of the whole pounded plant, RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: luvunanga (Shi)

1 reference(s) for Parmelia hottentotta (Ach.) Ach
Official name: Parmelia hottentotta (Ach.) Ach
Family: Parmeliaceae
Reference VE 01
Author: Epstein, H.
Title: Animal husbandry of the Hottentots. The Onderstepoort journal of veterinary science and animal Industry, 9, 2, 631 - 666, (1938) From ref. : VB 10
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vc(016), Vo(016), leaves from Mesembryanthemum div. sp., or roots of Cyperus sp., + Parmelia hottentotta ?? or the other lichems + spores of miscellaneous " fungi ", the dried, roasted whole, powders mixed in the fat of the tail of the animal, to mass the udder with the ointment
Region: South Africa
Country: Namibia
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Pavetta ternifolia (Oliv.) Hiern
Official name: Pavetta ternifolia (Oliv.) Hiern
Family: Rubiaceae
Pictures: Pavetta_ternifolia1.jpg , HR08Pavetta_ternifolia.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(039)
Recipes: Vb(016), Vb(039), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umumenamabuye

1 reference(s) for Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Official name: Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Pentaclethra_macrophylla1.jpg , HA21Pentaclethra_macrophylla.jpg
Reference VB 05
Author: Berhaut, J.
Title: Flore illustrée du Sénégal, 5 tomes.Gouvernement du Sénégal, Ministère du développement rural et de l'hydraulique, Direction des eaux et forêts, Dakar, (1971 - 1975)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vv(016), crushed seeds + H2O
Region: West Africa
Country: Senegal
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Pentas lanceolata (Forssk.) Deflers
Official name: Pentas lanceolata (Forssk.) Deflers
Family: Rubiaceae
Pictures: Pentas_lanceolata2.jpg , Pentas_lanceolata3.jpg , Pentas_lanceolata1.jpg
Reference HG 26
Author: Giday, M., Z. Asfaw, Z. Woldu, T. Teklehaymanot
Title: Medicinal plant knowledge of the Bench ethnic group of Ethiopia: an ethnobotanical investigation Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5 : 34 (2009)
Symptoms: V(016), V(043)
Recipes: Vb(016) mastitis , roots, leaves of Pentas lanceolata, RNS., local application, VO.
Vb(043) meningitis (tikus) , roots, leaves of Pentas lanceolata, RNS., local application, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name: tigoch (Omotic)

1 reference(s) for Pentas longiflora Oliv.
Official name: Pentas longiflora Oliv.
Family: Rubiaceae
Pictures: Pentas_longiflora1.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(016), V(014)
Recipes: Vb(016,1), leaves, juice, friction
Vb(019,1), pulp roots + butter, oinment
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: isagara (Kirundi)

1 reference(s) for Phyllanthus nummulariifolius Poiret
Official name: Phyllanthus nummulariifolius Poiret
Family: Phyllanthaceae
Synonyms: Phyllanthus capillaris Schumach. & Thonn.
Pictures: Phyllanthus_nummulariifolius1.jpg , HA08Phyllanthus_nummulariifolius.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umuhanurankuba

1 reference(s) for Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name: Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family: Phytolaccaceae
Synonyms: Phytolacca abyssinica Mog.
Pictures: HA05Phytolacca_dodecandra.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra3.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra4.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra5.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra2.jpg , HR08Phytolacca_dodecandra.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra1.jpg
Reference VC 11
Author: Cunningham, A.B.
Title: Peuples, parcs et plantes. Recommandations pour les zones à usages multiples et les alternatives du développement autour du parc national de Bwindi impénétrale, Ouganda. Document de travail Peuples et Plantes n° 4, UNESCO, Paris, décembre 1996, 65 p. (1996)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008), V(016)
Recipes: V(005) diverse, V(008), V(016), leaves, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bwindi park region)
Vernacular name: omuhoko (Rukiga)

2 reference(s) for Plantago palmata Hook. f.
Official name: Plantago palmata Hook. f.
Family: Plantaginaceae
Pictures: HR08Plantago_palmata.jpg , Plantago_palmata1.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(014), V(016), V(020), V(051), V(068)
Recipes: Vb(014) itch (kayaga), 4 leaves of Eucalyptus globulus, 2 leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra, 1 leaf of Plantago palmata, to pound the fresh leaves. To boil in oil with half a wax-candle, friction 4 X / day
Vb(020) snake, application of the dried seed of Canavalia gladiata cuted in 2 pieces on the wound + VO. maceration in 1 liter H2O of leaves of Plantago palmata of Cynodon dactylon
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), decoction in 1 l H2O of 3 spoons of powder of Plantago palmata, 1 spoon of powder of Sida rhombifolia and 1 spoon of powder of Dalbergia lactea, VO; 1 glass 2 X / day during 2 days
Vb(068) calf colibacillosis (curho, cuha), to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Sida rhombifolia, 1 handfull of leaves of leaves of Plantago palmata and 1 handfull of leaves of leaves of Melinis minutiflora, to dilute in 1 l H2O, VO. 2 X / day
Vc(014) whitlow, pounded leaves of Plantago palmata, to rub on wounds 2 X / day until rest + VO. juice of leaves of Ageratum conyzoides
Vc(016) inflammation of the mammary glands, 20 leaves of Plantago, decoction, at rest 2 H, VO. 2 X / day during 7 days
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), to rub the mouth wounds with the pounded leaves of Plantago palmata + honey
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: cibarhama (Mashi), mbatama (Lega), ikibatama (Kinyarwanda), luvatama (Kinande), mubiriri (Kinande)
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(028)
Recipes: Vb(016), Vb(028), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: icandage, imbatabata

1 reference(s) for Plectranthus laxiflorus Benth.
Official name: Plectranthus laxiflorus Benth.
Family: Lamiaceae
Synonyms: Plectranthus albus Gürke; Plectranthus lanuginosus (Hochst. ex Benth.) Agnew
Pictures: Plectranthus_laxiflorus2.jpg , Plectranthus_laxiflorus1.jpg
Reference VC 11
Author: Cunningham, A.B.
Title: Peuples, parcs et plantes. Recommandations pour les zones à usages multiples et les alternatives du développement autour du parc national de Bwindi impénétrale, Ouganda. Document de travail Peuples et Plantes n° 4, UNESCO, Paris, décembre 1996, 65 p. (1996)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008), V(016)
Recipes: V(005) miscellaneous,, V(008), V(016), leaves, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bwindi park region)
Vernacular name: ekyiagaga (Rukiga)

1 reference(s) for Podocarpus falcatus (Thunb.) R. Br. ex Mirbel
Official name: Podocarpus falcatus (Thunb.) R. Br. ex Mirbel
Family: Podocarpaceae
Pictures: Podocarpus_falcatus1.jpg , Podocarpus_falcatus5.jpg , Podocarpus_falcatus2.jpg , Podocarpus_falcatus3.jpg , Podocarpus_falcatus4.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umuhulizi

3 reference(s) for Polygonum setosulum Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name: Polygonum setosulum Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family: Polygonaceae
Reference VB 14
Author: Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title: Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms: V(005), V(016)
Recipes: Vb(005) + Vb(016), VO., 2 botlles, pounded dry leaves + mud in H2O
Vb(016), Polygonum setosulum + Melanthera scandens + Hallea rubrostipulata + Dichrostachys cinera + Rumex usambarensis, pounded leaves + H2O (not pregnant cow), VO., 1 bottle / day
Vb(016), Dichrostachys cinera, Dombeya goetzenii , Ocimum trichodon, Polygonum setosulum, Ricinus communis, pounded leaves + dried mud of the watering place , scarifications of the udder (not pregnant cow)
Vb(016), Dichrostachys cinera, Dombeya goetzenii , Ocimum trichodon, Polygonum setosulum, Ricinus communis, pounded leaves + mud of the watering place + H2O, 2 bottlles / day
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name: umuzigangore (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VK 05
Author: Kasonia, K., S. Kaba, M. Matamba & N. Basegere
Title: Ethnopharmacothérapie vétérinaire en pathologie de la reproduction au Kivu & Kibali-Ituri (Zaïre). Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., Vol. 4, n°1, 49 - 57, (1990)
Symptoms: V(005), V(016)
Recipes: Vb(005), Dichrostachiys cinera , Dombeya goetzenii, Ricinus communis, ONS., RNS.
Vb(016), Rumex usambarensis, Dichrostachys cinerea , ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu & Kibali-Ituri )
Vernacular name: umuzigangere
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(005), V(016)
Recipes: Vb(005), Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umuzingangore

1 reference(s) for Protea madiensis Oliv.
Official name: Protea madiensis Oliv.
Family: Proteaceae
Pictures: HA12Protea_madiensis.jpg , Protea_madiensis.jpg
Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(016), V(037)
Recipes: V(016), ONS., RNS.
V(037) bronchitis, maceration of leaves, RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: kishasha, ikibangwa (shi)

1 reference(s) for Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kühn
Official name: Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kühn
Family: Dennstaedtiaceae
Pictures: Pteridium_aquilinum6.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum9.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum8.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum7.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum10.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum2.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum1.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum4.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum3.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum5.jpg
Reference VC 02
Author: Cihyoka, M. A.
Title: AGEEP-Bushi, Bukavu. Expérience en pharmacopée vétérinaire traditionnelle au Bushi (Kivu/Zaïre). Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 267 - 274, (1994)
Symptoms: V(006), V(008), V(016), V(103)
Recipes: V(006) + V(103) = kagosi, 4 leaves of each Erythrina abyssinica, Ficus vogelii , Hypoestes forskalaei, Indigofera arrecta, Momordica pterocorpa, Pteridium aquilium, RNS.
V(008), tubercle Momordica pterocorpa, leaves Erythrina abyssinica, Ficus vogelii, Hypoestes forskalei, Indigofera arrecta, Pteridum aquilum, RNS.
V(016)= mpanga, cibeba , red clay cataplasm with leaves Pteridium aquilium, Solanum sp. , Rubus apetalus
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: cisurusuru (Mashi)

1 reference(s) for Pteris similis Kühn
Official name: Pteris similis Kühn
Family: Pteridaceae
Reference VC 19
Author: Chifundera K.
Title: Livestock diseases and the traditional medicine in the Bushi area, Kivu province, Democratic Republic of Congo. African Study Monographs, 19 (1) : 13 -33, May 1998
Symptoms: V(016), V(037)
Recipes: Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, mpanga), ground leaves of Astripomoea grantii of Cryptolepis oblingifolia of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata of Pteris similis of Sonchus asper, mixed with clay to make a paste for massaging the mammary glands, morning and evening
Vb(037) chronic cough, pneumonia, tuberculosis (mwijmbwe, lugoholo), grounded leaves of Melanthera scandens of Pteris similis + crushed seeds of Nicotiana tabacum of Sorghum bicolor + indegenous salt + (H2O), VO. 250 ml. 2 X / day
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu province - Bushi area-
Vernacular name: cikanganyambwe, mbalizi

1 reference(s) for Ranunculus multifidus Forssk.
Official name: Ranunculus multifidus Forssk.
Family: Ranunculaceae
Pictures: Ranunculus_multifidus2.jpg , Ranunculus_multifidus1.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: kazingashya

1 reference(s) for Rhus vulgaris Meikle
Official name: Rhus vulgaris Meikle
Family: Anacardiaceae
Synonyms: Rhus incana Brenan
Pictures: Rhus_vulgaris1.jpg , Rhus_vulgaris2.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(016), V(020), V(024), V(029), V(035)
Recipes: Vb(016,2), leaves, juice, VO., friction
Vb0(20,1), leaves, juice, VO., spinkling + Chenopodium ugandae (Aellen) Aellen + Dalbergia lactea
Vb(024,1), leaves, crushed, friction
Vb(029,4), levaves stone-fruit + icegeko
Vb(035,3), leaves, juice, VO.
icegeko: treatment for the sterile cows and those that refuse to be suck. The pulp plundered with the plant is introduced into the vagina, later one removes it soaked of lochies if the cow gave birth recently . One carries the whole in the nostrils of the cow. One expresses the juice and one arranges the rests of the plant on the calf coated with salt.The cow will lick the calf who will be allowed to suck
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: umusagara (Kirundi)

1 reference(s) for Rhynchosia malacophylla (Spreng.) Boj.
Official name: Rhynchosia malacophylla (Spreng.) Boj.
Family: Fabaceae
Reference VT 2k
Author: Timberlake, J. R.
Title: Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: V(016), V(017)
Recipes: Includes uses from other unidentified Rhvnchosia speciesVb(017), crushed leaves put in cow's vagina to (?)initiate birth contractions
Vb(016), juice from root smeared on udder of cow
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name: keptanya, kelowo-mayus, pteima, mantuya, manguwian

2 reference(s) for Ricinus communis L.
Official name: Ricinus communis L.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms: Ricinus vulgaris Mill.
Pictures: Ricinus_communis2.jpg , HA06Ricinus_communis.jpg , Ricinus_communis_fa04042.jpg , Ricinus_communis_fa04044.jpg , Ricinus_communis.jpg , Ricinus_communis_fa04039.jpg
Reference VB 14
Author: Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title: Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms: V(005), V(006), V(016)
Recipes: Vb(005), VO., 2 bouteilles, pounded dry leaves + boue, in H2O, Ocimum trichodon + Dichrostachys cinera + Polygonum setosulum + Dombeya goetzenii
V(005), (?), Sorghum bicolor
Vb(006) , VO. , 1 bottle / day, leaves + fruits, pounded, filter
Vb(016), Dichrostachys cinera, Dombeya goetzenii , Ocimum trichodon, Polygonum setosulum, Ricinus communis, pounded leaves + dried mud of the watering place , scarifications of the udder (not pregnant cow) Vb(016), Dichrostachys cinera, Dombeya goetzenii , Ocimum trichodon, Polygonum setosulum, Ricinus communis, pounded leaves + mud of the watering place + H2O, 2 bottlles / day
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name: ikibonobono (?)
Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(001), V(014), V(016), V(050), V(068), V(093), V(098), V(113)
Recipes: Vb(001), eyes inflamed, ONS., RNS.
Vb(014)mange, seeds, to pound, dough, RNS.
V(016) mammite, ONS., RNS.
V(050) swelling of the abdomen, alopecia, ONS., RNS.
V(068)anthelminthic, maceration crushed roots , RNS.
V(093)poisoning, ONS., RNS.
V(098), ONS., RNS.
V(113)arthritis, lameness,, ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: lubonobono (Shi), ikibonobono (Kinyaruanda)

2 reference(s) for Rubia cordifolia L.
Official name: Rubia cordifolia L.
Family: Rubiaceae
Pictures: Rubia_cordifolia2.jpg , Rubia_cordifolia3.jpg , Rubia_cordifolia4.jpg , Rubia_cordifolia1.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(004), V(016), V(051)
Recipes: Vb(004) wounds of teats, Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, enjingu) leaves dried of Vernonia amygdalina of Myrianthus holstii of Rubia cordifolia, piece of bag made with Agave sisalana, to burn and to mix the ashes with palm oil, to coat
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), ashes of leaves of Hygrophila auriculata of Acanthus pubescens of Musa paradisiaca of Rubia cordifolia + oil of Lebrunia bushaie, local application
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: lukerabatuzi (Mashi), lukerabatubi (Lega), urukararambwe (Kinyarwanda), lumone (Nyindu)
Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: V(016)mamitis, to rub with ashes, ONS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: lukerabatuzi, lukererabatuzi (shi)

3 reference(s) for Rubus apetalus Poir.
Official name: Rubus apetalus Poir.
Family: Rosaceae
Synonyms: Rubus rigidus Smith.
Pictures: Rubus_apetalus.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(004), V(016), V(020)
Recipes: Vb(004,1), leaves, ashes on cuts Bothriocline longipes + Ziziphus abyssinica + Rubus apetalus
Vb(016,3), leaves, juice + rest, VO., friction
Vb(020,2), leaves, juice , V.O. + friction, Oxalis corniculata + Rubus apetalus
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: umukere (Kirundi)
Reference VC 02
Author: Cihyoka, M. A.
Title: AGEEP-Bushi, Bukavu. Expérience en pharmacopée vétérinaire traditionnelle au Bushi (Kivu/Zaïre). Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 267 - 274, (1994)
Symptoms: V(016), V(035)
Recipes: V(016)= mpanga, cibeba , red clay cataplasm with leaves Pteridium aquilium, Solanum sp. , Rubus apetalus
V(035) (= bibagaliro), leaves Coleus kilimanschari + roots Rumex bequaertii, Rubus apetalus, pounded, + H2O, 1/2 glass / day during 3 days. + warm cataplasm from leaves of Synadenium grantii + Chenopodium procerum + Hibiscus calyphyllus on the ganglions
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: lukererhe (Mashi)
Reference VN 04
Author: Ndayitwayeko, A. & V. Ntungwanayo
Title: Contribution à l'étude des plantes médicinales dans la région de Mugamba. (Commune Mugamba). Mémoire de licence, Univ. Burundi, Fac. Sc., 129 p., (1978).
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016 ), pounded leaves in H2O, juice, VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi
Vernacular name: umukere

4 reference(s) for Rumex usambarensis (Engl.) Damm.
Official name: Rumex usambarensis (Engl.) Damm.
Family: Polygonaceae
Pictures: Rumex_usambarensis1.jpg
Reference VB 14
Author: Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title: Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), Polygonum setosulum + Melanthera scandens + Hallea rubrostipulata + Dichrostachys cinera + Rumex usambarensis, pounded leaves + H2O (not pregnant cow), VO., 1 bottle / day
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name: umufumbegeshi (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(002), V(016), V(068)
Recipes: V(002) , maceration of leaves, RNS.
Vb(016)mammitis, leaves infusion, RNS.
V(068)anthelminthic, maceration of pounded stems and leaves, RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: kafumbalugurhu (une oseille sauvage) (Shi), umufugameshi (kinyaruanda)
Reference VK 05
Author: Kasonia, K., S. Kaba, M. Matamba & N. Basegere
Title: Ethnopharmacothérapie vétérinaire en pathologie de la reproduction au Kivu & Kibali-Ituri (Zaïre). Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., Vol. 4, n°1, 49 - 57, (1990)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016)chronic, Polygonum setosulum, Dichrostachys cinerea, ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu & Kibali-Ituri )
Vernacular name: umufumbegeshi
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(028)
Recipes: Vb(016), Vb(028), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umufumba

1 reference(s) for Salvia nilotica Juss. ex Jacq.
Official name: Salvia nilotica Juss. ex Jacq.
Family: Lamiaceae
Pictures: Salvia_nilotica1.jpg , Salvia_nilotica2.jpg , Salvia_nilotica3.jpg , Salvia_nilotica4.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(039)
Recipes: Vb(016), Vb(039), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: icyumya

1 reference(s) for Sansevieria sp.
Official name: Sansevieria sp.
Family: Dracaenaceae
Pictures: Sansevieria_sp1.jpg , Sansevieria_sp2.jpg , Sansevieria_sp3.jpg , Sansevieria_sp4.jpg , Sansevieria_sp5.jpg , Sansevieria_sp6.jpg , Sansevieria_sp7.jpg , Sansevieria_sp8.jpg
Reference VF 05
Author: Fison, T.
Title: Some ethnoveterinary information from South Sudan Undated document http://www.vetwork.org.uk/evkfison.pdf
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016) mastitis (atak, tak, weth, pot pot, nyou), take the bulb of plant called "tar" (Sansevieria sp.), cut into pieces, pound, add water, give as drench and apply directly to the udder. (Dinka)
Region: East Africa
Country: South-Soudan (Dinka zone)
Vernacular name: tar

1 reference(s) for Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Official name: Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Family: Apocynaceae
Pictures: Sarcostemma_viminale1.jpg , Sarcostemma_viminale2.jpg , HA01Sarcost_viminale.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: ubuyenzi

1 reference(s) for Schwenckia americana L.
Official name: Schwenckia americana L.
Family: Solanaceae
Pictures: Schwenckia_americana1.jpg , HA06Schwenckia_americana.jpg , Schwenckia_americana2.jpg
Reference VA 37
Author: Alawa, J. P., G.E. Jokthan, K. Akut
Title: Ethnoveterinary medical practice for ruminants in the subhumid zone of northern Nigeria Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 54 (2002) 79 - 90
Symptoms: V(002), V(016), V(050)
Recipes: Vb(002), mix ground leaves with local potassium and magnesium salts
Vb(016), soak leaves and barks in water, VO., 10 cl, 2 X / day
Vb(050) bloat, mix with red potash in H2O, filterr, VO. 1 X / day
Region: West Africa
Country: Nigeria (Nothern zone, Sabon Gari and Giwa district)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Senecio petitianus A. Rich.
Official name: Senecio petitianus A. Rich.
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Senecio hadiensis Forssk.
Pictures: Senecio_petitianus1.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(005), V(016)
Recipes: Vb(005), Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: icyegera

2 reference(s) for Sesbania sesban (L.) Merr.
Official name: Sesbania sesban (L.) Merr.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Sesbania aegyptiaca Poir.
Pictures: Sesbania_sesban1.jpg , Sesbania_sesban2.jpg , HR09Sesbania_sesban.jpg
Reference VB 17
Author: Bekalo, I., M. Keengwe, E. Mathias, P. Mundy & al.
Title: ITDG and IIRR. Ethnoveterinary medicine in Kenya.A field manual of traditional animal health care practice.Intermediate Technology Development Group and International Institute of Rural Reconstruction, Nairobi, Kenya, 226 p., (1996)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), leaves, 1 handfull + 125 gr. butter, cream, friction until disappearance of the symptom
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya (Luo)
Vernacular name: oyieko (Luo)
Reference VS 20
Author: Sori, T., M. Bekana, G. Adugna, E. Kelbessa
Title: Medicinal Plants in the Ethnoveterinary Practices of Borana Pastoralists, Southern Ethiopia Intern J. Appl. Res. Vet .Med., Vol. 2, No. 3 (2004)
Symptoms: V(016), V(106)
Recipes: V(016) mastitis, infusion of root-bark of Sesbania sesban, topical
V(106) tsetse flies, decoction of leaves, topical
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Southern)
Vernacular name: daysa (Borana language)

1 reference(s) for Sesbania sesban (L.) Merr. var. nubica Chiov.
Official name: Sesbania sesban (L.) Merr. var. nubica Chiov.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Sesbania aegyptiaca auct. plur. pro majore parte, non Pers.
Pictures: Sesbania_sesban_nubica2.jpg , Sesbania_sesban_nubica1.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(016), V(018), V(030), V(035)
Recipes: Vb(016,1), leaves, juice, VO.
Vb(018,1), leaves, juice, drops in nose, Berkheya spekeana + Helichrysum ceres + Senecio maranguensis + Sesbania sesban + Protea madiensis + Clematis simensis
Vb(030,1), leaves, juice, VO.+ enema
Vb(035,1), leaves, juice, VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: umunyegenyege (Kirundi)

3 reference(s) for Solanum aculeastrum Dunal
Official name: Solanum aculeastrum Dunal
Family: Solanaceae
Synonyms: Solanum aculeastrum Dunal var. albifolium (C.H.Wright) Bitter
Pictures: Solanum_aculeastrum1.jpg
Reference VB 14
Author: Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title: Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms: V(016), V(033), V(186)
Recipes: Vb(016), pulp of fruit on udder
Vb(033), pulp of fruit without seeds in vagina
Vb(186), milk + pulp of fruit without seeds in nostrils
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name: umutobotobo (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VC 11
Author: Cunningham, A.B.
Title: Peuples, parcs et plantes. Recommandations pour les zones à usages multiples et les alternatives du développement autour du parc national de Bwindi impénétrale, Ouganda. Document de travail Peuples et Plantes n° 4, UNESCO, Paris, décembre 1996, 65 p. (1996)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008), V(016)
Recipes: V(005) diversee, V(008), V(016), leaves, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bwindi park region)
Vernacular name: omutugunda (Rukiga)
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: intobo

1 reference(s) for Solanum adoense Hoschst.
Official name: Solanum adoense Hoschst.
Family: Solanaceae
Pictures: Solanum_adoense1.jpg
Reference VK 05
Author: Kasonia, K., S. Kaba, M. Matamba & N. Basegere
Title: Ethnopharmacothérapie vétérinaire en pathologie de la reproduction au Kivu & Kibali-Ituri (Zaïre). Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., Vol. 4, n°1, 49 - 57, (1990)
Symptoms: V(016), V(033)
Recipes: Vb(016)chronic, V(033), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu & Kibali-Ituri )
Vernacular name: umutobotobo, umurembe, engusuru

1 reference(s) for Solanum merkeri Dammer
Official name: Solanum merkeri Dammer
Family: Solanaceae
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(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), juice from roasted leaves, to mass the painful udder
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Haya)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Solanum sp.
Official name: Solanum sp.
Family: Solanaceae
Pictures: Solanum_sp.1.jpg , Solanum_sp.2.jpg , Solanum_sp.3.jpg
Reference VC 02
Author: Cihyoka, M. A.
Title: AGEEP-Bushi, Bukavu. Expérience en pharmacopée vétérinaire traditionnelle au Bushi (Kivu/Zaïre). Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 267 - 274, (1994)
Symptoms: V(006), V(016), V(104)
Recipes: V(016)= mpanga, cibeba , red clay cataplasm with leaves Pteridium aquilium, Solanum sp. , Rubus apetalus
Vb(006) + Vb(104), (= curho), leaves Momordica foetida, Ocimum lamiifolium, Solanum sp., pounded, 2l. H2O, 1 glass tepid / day
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: ludugungu, ntoborhobo (Mashi)

1 reference(s) for Sonchus asper (L.) Hill.
Official name: Sonchus asper (L.) Hill.
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Sonchus_asper1.jpg , HL13Sonchus_asper.jpg , Sonchus_asper4.jpg , Sonchus_asper5.jpg , Sonchus_asper3.jpg , Sonchus_asper6.jpg , Sonchus_asper7.jpg , Sonchus_asper2.jpg
Reference VC 19
Author: Chifundera K.
Title: Livestock diseases and the traditional medicine in the Bushi area, Kivu province, Democratic Republic of Congo. African Study Monographs, 19 (1) : 13 -33, May 1998
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, mpanga), ground leaves of Astripomoea grantii of Cryptolepis oblingifolia of Hypericum revolutum of Lactuca attenuata of Pteris similis of Sonchus asper, mixed with clay to make a paste for massaging the mammary glands, morning and evening
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu province - Bushi area-
Vernacular name: munyamarha mukazi

1 reference(s) for Sonchus schweinfurthii Oliv. & Hiern
Official name: Sonchus schweinfurthii Oliv. & Hiern
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Sonchus_schweinfurthii1.jpg
Reference VD 03
Author: Defour, G.
Title: Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms: V(016), V(045)
Recipes: V(016), ONS., RNS.
V(045), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name: munyamarha (shi)

1 reference(s) for Spermacoce princeae (K. Schum.) Verdc.
Official name: Spermacoce princeae (K. Schum.) Verdc.
Family: Rubiaceae
Synonyms: Borreria princae K. Schum.
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: ngingwijana

3 reference(s) for Stephania abyssinica (Dill. & A. Rich.) Walp.
Official name: Stephania abyssinica (Dill. & A. Rich.) Walp.
Family: Menispermaceae
Pictures: Stephania_abyssinica2.jpg , Stephania_abyssinica3.jpg , Stephania_abyssinica4.jpg , Stephania_abyssinica1.jpg
Reference VG 07
Author: Getahun, A.
Title: Some common medicinal and poisonous plants used in ethiopian folk medicine. Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 63p., (1976)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), whole plant, extract
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Simanjiro country)
Vernacular name: engotichit, ye-aitareg, itse-eyesus (Amarinya)
Reference VK 13
Author: Kokwaro, J.O.
Title: Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), extract from the plant
Region: East Africa
Country: Kenya, Tanzania
Vernacular name: futeute (Shambaa, Tanzania), ibokho (Kakamega), lufiafia (Taita, Kenya), mdekafuko (Chagga, Tanzania), muugu (Kikuyu, Kenya)
Reference VR 04
Author: Rimbach, L.
Title: Traditional methods of treating cattle diseases. Report for ASA (Studienaufenthalte in Africa, Asien und Latein-Amerika), 19 p., (1977) From reference: VB 10
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), whole plant, juice, RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania
Vernacular name: mdehafuko, mkwamabewa, mdekafuko (Chagga), futeute (Shambaa)

1 reference(s) for Symphonia globulifera L. f.
Official name: Symphonia globulifera L. f.
Family: Clusiaceae
Pictures: Symphonia_globulifera1.jpg , Symphonia_globulifera2.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(004), V(016), V(062)
Recipes: Vb(004) wounds of teats, Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, enjingu), decoction 1 handfull of barks of Symphonia globulifera, VO. 2 X / day
Vb(062) cow coccidiosis, maceration of 3 handfull of barks of Symphonia globulifera in 1 litr H2O + dung ashes, VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: limurungu (Bembe, mulungu (Lega), umurungu (Kinyarwanda)

1 reference(s) for Synadenium grantii Hook. f.
Official name: Synadenium grantii Hook. f.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Pictures: Synadenium_grantii4.jpg , Synadenium_grantii1.jpg , Synadenium_grantii2.jpg , Synadenium_grantii3.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vc(016) inflammation of the mammary glands, heated leaves of Synadenium grantii, massage of the teats + VO. decoction of leaves 1 X / day during 5 days
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: nyamalimbwa, kabambabamba, kakobokobo, bihwiri (Mashi), umukoni (Kinyarwanda), katula (Kinande), potenge (Bembe), akasungusungu (Kihunde)

1 reference(s) for Synadenium sp.
Official name: Synadenium sp.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Reference VC 11
Author: Cunningham, A.B.
Title: Peuples, parcs et plantes. Recommandations pour les zones à usages multiples et les alternatives du développement autour du parc national de Bwindi impénétrale, Ouganda. Document de travail Peuples et Plantes n° 4, UNESCO, Paris, décembre 1996, 65 p. (1996)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008), V(016)
Recipes: V(005) diverse, V(008), V(016), leaves almost, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bwindi park region)
Vernacular name: omukone (Rukiga)

1 reference(s) for Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Official name: Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Tephrosia_vogelii1.jpg , HA08Tephrosia_vogelii.jpg , Tephrosia_vogelii3.jpg , Tephrosia_vogelii2.jpg
Reference VC 11
Author: Cunningham, A.B.
Title: Peuples, parcs et plantes. Recommandations pour les zones à usages multiples et les alternatives du développement autour du parc national de Bwindi impénétrale, Ouganda. Document de travail Peuples et Plantes n° 4, UNESCO, Paris, décembre 1996, 65 p. (1996)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008), V(016)
Recipes: V(005) diverse, V(008), V(016), leaves almost, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bwindi park region)
Vernacular name: omukurukuru (Rukiga)

1 reference(s) for Toddalia aculeata Pers.
Official name: Toddalia aculeata Pers.
Family: Rutaceae
Synonyms: Toddalia asiatica (L.) Lam.
Pictures: Toddalia_aculeata2.jpg , Toddalia_aculeata3.jpg , Toddalia_aculeata4.jpg , Toddalia_aculeata1.jpg
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016) inflammation of the mammary glands, to strike the udders of the cow with the leaves of Berkheya spekeana + to pound 1 handfull of leaves of Caesalpinia decapetala of Toddalia asiatica, filter in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day, massage of the udders with the hot crushed leaves
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: garikankubaze (Mashi), mbeleci w'ekyungu (Bembe)

2 reference(s) for Tridax procumbens L.
Official name: Tridax procumbens L.
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Tridax procumbens4.jpg , Tridax procumbens2.jpg , Tridax procumbens3.jpg , HA03Tridax_procumbens.jpg , Tridax procumbens1.jpg
Reference VB 14
Author: Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title: Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms: V(008), V(016)
Recipes: Vb(008), VO., 1 glass / day, maceration leaves + Zornia pratensis
-Vb(016), VO., 2 glasses , pounded herbs Tridax procumbens, Vigna parkeri + salt, + cuts on udder
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name: agatabi (?)
Reference VK 05
Author: Kasonia, K., S. Kaba, M. Matamba & N. Basegere
Title: Ethnopharmacothérapie vétérinaire en pathologie de la reproduction au Kivu & Kibali-Ituri (Zaïre). Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., Vol. 4, n°1, 49 - 57, (1990)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016)chronic, ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu & Kibali-Ituri )
Vernacular name: agatabi

1 reference(s) for Triumfetta macrophylla Schumann.
Official name: Triumfetta macrophylla Schumann.
Family: Tiliaceae
Reference VC 11
Author: Cunningham, A.B.
Title: Peuples, parcs et plantes. Recommandations pour les zones à usages multiples et les alternatives du développement autour du parc national de Bwindi impénétrale, Ouganda. Document de travail Peuples et Plantes n° 4, UNESCO, Paris, décembre 1996, 65 p. (1996)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008), V(016)
Recipes: V(005) diverse, V(008), V(016), leaves, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bwindi park region)
Vernacular name: omunaba (Rukiga)

2 reference(s) for Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name: Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev.
Pictures: Vernonia_amygdalina2.jpg , Vernonia_amygdalina3.jpg , Vernonia_amygdalina1.jpg , HA21Vernonia_amygdalina.jpg
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: V(016), V(051)
Recipes: Vb(016) mastitis, Vb(051) paludism and in cows, the leaves of Vernonia amygdalina are pounded and put in drinking water.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Kagera Region, Bugabo ward)
Vernacular name: omubilizi
Reference VB 36
Author: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title: Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Symptoms: V(004), V(006), V(008), V(014), V(016), V(020), V(025), V(028), V(035), V(039), V(050), V(051), V(068), V(075)
Recipes: Vb(004) wounds of teats, Vb(016) (cibeba, byufa, enjingu) leaves dried of Vernonia amygdalina of Myrianthus holstii of Rubia cordifolia, piece of bag made with Agave sisalana, to burn and to mix the ashes with palm oil, to coat
Vb(006) constipation (kagozi) , maceration in 2 liters H2O of 3 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, VO. 1 bottle every morning during 7 days
Vb(025), piroplasmosis (buganga) , 2 soup spoons of leaves powder of Vernonia amygdalina of Acacia sieberiana of Cinchona ledgeriana , 1 soup spoon of leaves powder of Plectranthus barbatus, decoction in 2 liters H2O, VO. 1/2 liters 2 X / day during 3 days
Vb(028), 1 handfull of leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Vernonia amygdalina of Cymbopogon citratus + castor oil, internal application
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), leaves of Basella alba of Clerodendrum rotundifolium of Cinchona succirubra of Guizotia scabra of Vernonia amygdalina, maceration, VO.
Vb(039) vermifuge, decoction in 1 l H2O of 2 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, 2 handfull of leaves of Celosia trgyna, 2 handfull of leaves of Tithonia diversifolia. VO. 1/2 l , 2 X / J during 8 days for 1 adult cow, 250 ml for a calf
Vc(008) diarrhoea, 1 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, 1 fresh leaf of Carica papaya, juice, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), pounded leaves of Vernonia, to rub 1 X / day during 7 days
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Tephrosia vogelii of Aspilia africana of Capsicum frutescens of barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria of burned barks of bananas (Musa sapientum) + palm oil
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), leaves cataplasme of leaves of Tetradenia riparia and of Vernonia amygdalina
Vb(020) snake, to pound the leaves of Nicotiana tabacum and applied on the wound
Vc(004) wounds of teats (byufa), leaves of Vernonia grinded in goat urine, local application
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), pounded leaves of Lantana camara of Tetradenia riparia of Colocasia antiquorum of Tephrosia vogelii of Nicotiana tabacum of Phytolacca dodecandra of Vernonia amygdalina, to rub the body of the goat
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), to pound 2 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Lantana camara of Guizotia scabra, 1 handfull of barks of Cinchona ledgeriana, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO. 2 X / day + 3 drops in each nostril
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, to dilute in 1 glass H2O, filter VO. + 1/2 glass of juice d'ananas, 2 X / day during 3 days
Vc(068) intestinal parasitism, 1 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Aristolochia elegans, to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO. 2 X / day during 3 days
Vv(004) wounds, 1 handfull of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Bidens pilosa, to pound + 35 ml of petroleum, filter, local application 2 X / day during 3 days
Vpc(068) vermifuge, to crush the leaves of Gouania longispicata, Lobelia giberoa, Vernonia amygdalina, filter in 2 liters H2O, in food 3 X / day
Vpc(075) lack of appetite and standing hair, red ears, 1 poigée of pounded leaves of Vernonia in 1 liter H2O + 4 soup spoon of sel, VO.
Vpc(050) distension of the belly ( intestinal worms), 1 handfull of leaves of Celosia trigyna of Lagenaria abyssinica of Vernonia amygdalina, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass by meal.
Vl(004) ears wounds, standing hairs, ear conduct obstucted, open it and wash with un mix of petroleum and of pyrethrum (Chrysanthemum cinerariifolium) + to rub the ears wounds with Vernonia amygdalyna
Vl(014) itch on ears , pounded leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Vernonia amygdalina + palm oil, local application
Vl(014) dermatosis (binyolo, birato, Mashi) various wounds, to wash the wounds with soap, to rub with the leaves of Vernonia
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Kivu)
Vernacular name: mubirizi (Mashi), mubilishi (Lega), kilulukunja (Swahili), mubiriri, umubirizi (Kinyarwanda), mbeleci (Bembe), mubiritsi (Hunde), mululuca (Bembe)

2 reference(s) for Vernonia kirungae R. E. Fries
Official name: Vernonia kirungae R. E. Fries
Family: Asteraceae
Reference VC 11
Author: Cunningham, A.B.
Title: Peuples, parcs et plantes. Recommandations pour les zones à usages multiples et les alternatives du développement autour du parc national de Bwindi impénétrale, Ouganda. Document de travail Peuples et Plantes n° 4, UNESCO, Paris, décembre 1996, 65 p. (1996)
Symptoms: V(005), V(008), V(016)
Recipes: V(005) diverse, V(008), V(016), leaves, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Bwindi park region)
Vernacular name: ekigaragara (Rukiga)
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(025)
Recipes: Vb(016), Vb(025), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umukamambogo

1 reference(s) for Vernonia lasiopus O. Hoffm.
Official name: Vernonia lasiopus O. Hoffm.
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Vernonia alboviolaceae De Wild.
Pictures: Vernonia_lasiopus1.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(001), V(016), V(022), V(027), V(030), V(035)
Recipes: Vb(001,1), leaves, juice, drops in eyes + some drops of milk (tumor?)
Vb(016, 2), leaves, juice, VO., Aspilia ciliata + Crassocephalum vitellinum + Vernonia lasiopus
Vb(022,1), Monechma subsessile +Vernonia lasiopus + Ficus exasperata, leaves, juice, V.O.
Vb(027,1), leaves, juice, VO., Vernonia lasiopus + Caesalpinia decapetala + Acacia sieberiana
Vb(030,3), leaves, juice, VO.
Vb(035,2), leaves, juice, VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: ikinyami, umuvuma (Kirundi),

1 reference(s) for Vernonia pogosperma Klatt
Official name: Vernonia pogosperma Klatt
Family: Asteraceae
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(002), V(005), V(016), V(025)
Recipes: Vb(002), Vb(005), Vb(016), Vb(025), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umubimbafuro(V2), umuvumovumo(V5,V16), ivumwe(V25)

1 reference(s) for Vernonia thomsoniana Oliv. & Hiern
Official name: Vernonia thomsoniana Oliv. & Hiern
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Vernonia_thomsoniana1.jpg , Vernonia_thomsoniana2.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(039)
Recipes: Vb(016), Vb(039), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umukurazo

1 reference(s) for Vigna esculenta (De Wild.) De Wild.
Official name: Vigna esculenta (De Wild.) De Wild.
Family: Fabaceae
Reference VK 05
Author: Kasonia, K., S. Kaba, M. Matamba & N. Basegere
Title: Ethnopharmacothérapie vétérinaire en pathologie de la reproduction au Kivu & Kibali-Ituri (Zaïre). Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., Vol. 4, n°1, 49 - 57, (1990)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), Tridax procumbens, ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu & Kibali-Ituri )
Vernacular name: umucasuka, iyichygni

1 reference(s) for Vigna parkeri Bak. subsp. maranguensis (Taubert)
Official name: Vigna parkeri Bak. subsp. maranguensis (Taubert)
Family: Fabaceae
Reference VB 14
Author: Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title: Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), VO., 2 glasses , pounded herbs Tridax procumbens, Vigna parkeri + salt, + cuts on udder
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name: umucasuka (tabac) (Kinyarwanda)

1 reference(s) for Virectaria major (Schum.) Verdc.
Official name: Virectaria major (Schum.) Verdc.
Family: Rubiaceae
Pictures: HR08Virectaria_major.jpg
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: urukiryi

1 reference(s) for Volkensia glomerata O. Hoffm.
Official name: Volkensia glomerata O. Hoffm.
Family: Asteraceae
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umutavunika

1 reference(s) for Zanthoxylum decaryi H. Per.
Official name: Zanthoxylum decaryi H. Per.
Family: Rutaceae
Pictures: Zanthoxylum_decaryi2.jpg , Zanthoxylum_decaryi3.jpg , Zanthoxylum_decaryi4.jpg , Zanthoxylum_decaryi1.jpg
Reference VB 3k
Author: Bost, R.
Title: Pharmacopée malgache. Mémoire de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar, série B, Tome 10, Fasc. 2, 159 - 234, (1961)
Symptoms: V(016)
Recipes: Vb(016), pis vache, part aerien, cataplasm
Region: Madagascar
Country: Madagascar
Vernacular name: manongo

2 reference(s) for Zehneria scabra (L.f.) Sond.
Official name: Zehneria scabra (L.f.) Sond.
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms: Melothria punctata (Thunb.) Cogn.
Pictures: Zehneria_scabra2.jpg , Zehneria_scabra3.jpg , Zehneria_scabra1.jpg
Reference VB 02
Author: Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title: Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms: V(008x), V(011), V(013), V(014), V(015), V(016), V(035), V(036)
Recipes: Vb(008x,1) (amacikire), leaves, infusion, enema
Vb(011,1), leaves, stems, juice VO.
Vb(013,1), roots, crushed, friction
Vb(014,1), leaves, crushed, friction, mange at the base of the horns
Vb(015,1), leaves, juice, VO., Zehneria scabra + Solanum aculeastrum
Vb(016,8), leaves, juice, V.O.
Vb(035,1), leaves infusion, VO., Vernonia amygdalina + Zehneria scabra
Vb(036,1), leaves, juice, VO.
Vb(036,1), leaves, juice, VO. and drops in ears, Guizotia scabra + Zehneria scabra + Geniosporum rotundifolium + Ocimum basilicum + Dodonaea viscosa + Trema orientalis
amacikire: diarrhea with blood of the new - born calfs
Region: Central Africa
Country: Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name: umushishiro (Kirundi)
Reference VM 05
Author: Mbarubukeye, S.
Title: La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms: V(016), V(035), V(039), V(044)
Recipes: Vb(016), Vb(035), Vb(039), Vb(044), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Rwanda
Vernacular name: umushishiro