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Official name : Berkheya spekeana Oliv.
Family : Asteraceae

18 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HB 01
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Guérisseurs et plantes médicinales de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren, Belgique.Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 18, 214 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(018), H(027), H(031), H(034), H(037), H(091), H(104), H(113), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, leaves of Berkheya spekeana, roots of Oldenlandia lancifolia, to carbonize, scarifications
H(014) dermatosis, leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Myrianthus holstii, to carbonize, VO.
H(018), juice of leaves of Berkheya., VO.
H(018), powder of leaves of Berkheya., scarifications
H(018), leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Trema orientalis, juice, VO.
H(027), leaves of Berkheya., decoction (H2O) (H2O), VO.
H(027), leaves of Berkheya., juice, VO.
H(027), leaves of Berkheya., to carbonize, VO.
H(031), leaves, roots of Berkheya spekeana, leaves of Geranium aculeolatum, to carbonize, scarifications
H(034), leaves of Anisopappus africanus of Berkheya spekeana of Geranium aculeolatum of Helichrysum ceres of Sphaeranthus suaveolens, to carbonize, VO.
H(034), maceration of leaves of Anisopappus africanus of Berkheya spekeana of Geranium aculeolatum of Helichrysum ceres of Sphaeranthus suaveolens, VO.
H(034), leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Bidens pilosa, to carbonize, VO.
H(034), leaves of Bidens pilosa of Berkheya spekeana of Senecio maranguensis of Sphaeranthus suaveolens, stem with leaves of Hygrophila auriculata, to carbonize, VO.
H(034), leaves of Bidens pilosa of Berkheya spekeana of Sphaeranthus suaveolens, stem with leaves of Hygrophila auriculata, to carbonize, VO.
H(037), leaves of Basella alba of Berkheya spekeana of Dipsacus bequaertii, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) child, leaves of Berkheya., decoction (H2O) (H2O), VO.
H(091, 3) child, leaves of Berkheya., to carbonize, VO.
H(091) childs, decoction (H2O) leaves Anisopappus africanus of Berkheya spekeana of Helichrysum schimperi of Pavetta ternifolia of Piper capense of Swertia usambarensis, VO.
H(091) childs, to carbonize of leaves of Anisopappus africanus of Ageratum conyzoides of Acalypha psilostachya of Aspillia pluriseta of Berkheya spekeana of Haumaniastrum galeopsifolium of Chenopodium ugandae of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Floscopa glomerata of Tetradenia riparia , VO.
H(091) childs, leaves of Anisopappus africanus of Ageratum conyzoides of Acalypha psilostachya of Aspillia pluriseta of Berkheya spekeana of Haumaniastrum galeopsifolium of Chenopodium ugandae of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Floscopa glomerata of Tetradenia riparia, decoction (H2O) (H2O), VO.
H(091) childs, leaves of Aspilia pluriseta of Berkheya spekeana of Dissotis brazzae of Vernonia karaguensis, to carbonize, VO.
H(091) child, leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Elephantopus plurisetus of Helichrysum ceres, to carbonize, VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Myrianthus holstii, to carbonize, VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Sphaeranthus suaveolens, to carbonize, VO.
H(091) anemia, leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Sphaeranthus suaveolens, to carbonize, VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Helichrysum schimperi, to carbonize, VO.
H(091) child, leaves of Alysicarpus rugosus of Berkheya spekeana of Crotalaria lachnophora of Dissotis canescens of Impatiens briartii, decoction (H2O) (H2O), VO.
H(091) childs, leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Potamogeton pectinatus, to carbonize, VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Crepis newii, stem with leaves of Justicia sp., to carbonize, VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Carduus spekeana, ashes, VO.
H(104) colic, leaves of Albizia adianthifolia of Berkheya spekeana, of Bersama abyssinica of Biophytum helenae of Cayratia gracilis of Dalbergia lactea of Hoslundia opposita, decoction (H2O) (H2O), VO.
H(113), stem with leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Blepharis buchneri, to carbonize, VO. + scarifications
H(201) to cast a spell, leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Myrianthus holstii, to carbonize, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : igihandambwa (Kirundi)
Reference HB 28
Author(s) : Banderembako Fabien & Ntitangirageza Térence
Title : La médecine populaire au Burundi : quelques plantes médicinales.
Symptoms : H(006), H(007x), H(008), H(020)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(006) laxative, H(007x) carminative, H(008) diarrhoea, H(068) vermifuge, juice extracted from leaves, stems, roots preparation from the bark of Berkheya spekeana mixed or not, dosis adapted following the age, enema
H(020) snake, ashes preparation from the bark of dried leaves preparation from the bark of Berkheya spekeana dried in local scarifications
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : igihandambwa, umuhandambwa (Kirundi)
Reference HD 04
Author(s) : 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 : H(008), H(020)
Recipes : H(008), young buds, juice, VO. (Bushi)
H(020) snake, pounded roots, rubed on the snake bite. The bite is scarifyed and sucked
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda, Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi)
Vernacular name : ikigwarara (Kinyarwanda), mugwigwi (Zaïre, Bushi)
Reference HD 07
Author(s) : Durand, J.M.
Title : Les plantes bienfaisantes du Ruanda et de l'Urundi. Astrida, Groupe scolaire, 89 p., (1960)
Symptoms : H(020), H(068)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, scarification of the wound to rub the thistle of Berkheya spekeana (ikigwarara) . Suck the blood of scarification
H(068) worms (inzoka), juice of crushed roots, VO. Child 1 tablespoon morning and evening Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : ikigwarara (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HF 10
Author(s) : Fumba, G
Title : Plantes médicinales antivenimeuse du Burundi Ministère du plan burundais (1983) lmprimerie S.A. LES PRESSES DE L'AVENIR , 42, rue des Déportés, 6700 Arlon {Belgique)
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, ashes of the leaves of Berkheya spekeana in licking and local application on the scarifications made around the bite
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : igihandambwa (Kirundi)
Reference HH 3k
Author(s) : Heine, B. & C. König
Title : Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 2: Plants of the So (Uganda).142 p., Band 7 (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(000), H(076)
Recipes : H(076), white tongue disease" ,. burn the leaves, eat the ash; (2)H(000) childs, infant disease, cook the roots, give the decoction (H2O) to children to drink
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (So)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 13
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J.O.
Title : Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(135)
Recipes : H(135), plant, ashes, maceration H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : katabut (Marakwet)
Reference HL 01
Author(s) : Lindsay, R.S. & F.N. Hepper
Title : Medicinal plants of Marakwet Kenya.Kew, Royal Botanic Gardens, United Kingdom, 49 p., (1978)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), whole plant of Berkheya spekeana, to carbonize, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HL 29
Author(s) : Lestrade, A
Title : La médecine indigène au Ruanda et Lexique des termes médicaux français - urunyarwanda Mémoire présenté à la séance du 20 décembre 1954. de l'Académie Royale des Sciences Coloniales de Belgique
Symptoms : V(041)
Recipes : Vb(041) blackleg livestock (ubutaka bwa nyamukuka or umubagabaga, umutagara), or symptomatic anthrax or ubutaka bwa nyamukanura, rapid anthrax, presumably acute bacterium anthrax: curative vaccine with the plants Berkheya spekeana (ikwarara (ikigwarara)), (?) igikongeri, Acanthus montanus (igitovu) and Rubus inedulis (umukeri), with soot and fresh butter. Incisions are made on the right shoulder of each animal, including sheep, starting with the oldest and by using the the owner knife . Using the right atrial "agahera" introduce the vaccine in wounds
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : ikwarara (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HM 48
Author(s) : M.-J. Mukazayire, M.-J. , V. Minani, C. K. Ruffo, E. Bizuru, C. Stévigny, P. Duez
Title : Traditional phytotherapy remedies used in Southern Rwanda for the treatment of liver diseases Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 415– 431 (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111006957
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver diseases, crush a handful of leaves of Desmodium repandum of Indigofera arrecta of Berkheya spekeana of Leucas martinicensis of Chenopodium ugandae of leaves and roots of Crassocephalum vitellinum add 1 L of H2O and decoct with 500 g of Erythrina abyssinica stem bark. Filtrer.VO. half a cup 3 times a day for 1 week
H(126) liver diseases, grind a handful of leaves of each plant of Berkheya spekeana of Leucas martinicensis of Chenopodium ugandae of Desmodium repandum of Indigofera arrecta, decoction in 1 L. H2O, Filtrer, VO. 1 small cup every 8 h for 1 week
Region : Central Africa
Country : Southern Rwanda
Vernacular name : ikigwarara (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HM 5k
Author(s) : Masinde, P.S.
Title : Medicinal plants of the Marachi people of Kenya, 747 -753, (1996) The Biodiversity of African Plants.Proceedings14 th AETFATCongress.Wageningen, The Netherlands, 22 - 27 augustus 1994. Edited by J.G. van der Maesen, X.M. van der Burgt & J.M. van Medenbach de Rooy.Kluwer Academic Publishers, 861 p., (1996)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), roots, decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : lirakalu, lisatsa (Marachi)
Reference HN 03
Author(s) : Nyakabwa, M. & R. Gapusi
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées chez les Banyamulenge de Fizi au Sud-Kivu (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 101 - 114, (1990)
Symptoms : H(004), H(014)
Recipes : H(004), burned leaves, powder + butter, local application
H(014), inguinal dermatosis, burned leaves, powder + butter, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : ikigembe-gembe
Reference HP 05
Author(s) : Polygenis - Bigendako, M.-J.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle au Burundi occidental. Thèse présentée en vue de l'obtention du grade de Docteur en sciences, année acad. 1989 - 1990, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 352 p., (1990)
Symptoms : H(020), H(037), H(091), H(118)
Recipes : H(020), burned leaves, ashes on scarifications
H(037) tuberculosis, burned leaves, ashes of Berkheya spekeana , Chenopodium ugandae, Synadenium grantii , Ficus ovata , VO.
H(037) tuberculosis, burned leaves, ashes , VO.
H(091, 2), burned leaves, ashes , VO
H(118), burned leaves, ashes , VO
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : igihandambwa (Kirundi)
Reference VB 02
Author(s) : 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(018)
Recipes : Vb(004,1), leaves, ashes on scarifications
Vb(018,1), leaves, juice, drops in nostril , Berkheya spekeana + Helichrysum ceres + Senecio maranguensis + Sesbania sesban + Protea madiensis + Clematis simensis
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : igihandambwa (Kirundi)
Reference VB 36
Author(s) : Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title : Lexique et recueil des quelques pratiques en ethno-pharmacopée agro-vétérinaire au Kivu. Plate forme Diobass au Kivu, 118p. (juin 2005)
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 : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : ngwigwi (Mashi), ikigwarara, ikigembegembe, omugwigwi (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VC 19
Author(s) : 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(006) + V(104), V(025), V(030), V(068), V(070), V(117), V(201)
Recipes : 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
Vb(030) (cigozi, muziba, musiha), seeds of Sorghum biocolor, leaves of Crassocephalum rubens of Berkheya spekeana, to ground, juice, drops in nostrils
Vb(068) helminthiasis (nzoka), leaves of Berkheya spekeana of Melanthera scandens of Tagetes minuta, racines of Coix lacrima-jobi, toutes les plantes of Celosia trigyna of Tephrosia vogelii of Vernonia amygdalina, rhizomes of Nephrodium filis-mas, maceration (1 l. H2O), VO. 2 X / day
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 : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu province - Bushi area-
Vernacular name : cigwigwi, ngwigwi
Reference VD 03
Author(s) : Defour, G.
Title : Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms : V(006), V(027), V(030), V(039), V(094), V(104), V(094)
Recipes : V(006) constipation (leaves juice)
V(027) again abortion, leaves maceration
V(030), V(039), V(006) + V(104), V(094), V(117) , ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : cigwigwi (Shi) ikigwarara (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VM 10
Author(s) : 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(004), V(104), V(126)
Recipes : V(004) ,VO., pounded leaves + H2O, filter, RNS. (Marengu-Moshi)
V(104), VO., pounded leaves + H2O, filter, RNS. (Mbeya)
V(126) ,VO., pounded leaves + infusion, RNS. (Marengu-Moshi)
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Mbeya & Marangu-Moshi district)
Vernacular name : not registered