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Official name : Cyphostemma adenocaule (Steud. ex A. Rich.) Desc. ex Wild & R. B. Drumm.
Family : Vitaceae

22 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(006), H(013), H(014), H(036), H(068), H(109), H(201)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, purgative, leaves of Cyphostemma adenocaule of Peponium vogelii, decoction (H2O), enema
H(013) abscess, leaves of Cyphostemma., to pound, local application
H(013) abscess, leaves of Cyphostemma., powder, VO., local application
H(013) skin eruption, dermatosis, stems with leaves of Cyphostemma., to roast, juice, local application
H(036), leaves of Cyphostemma., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(036), leaves of Cyphostemma adenocaule of Clematis simensis of Ocimum suave, stems with leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, powder, to take snuff
H(068) internal parasitism, leaves of Cyphostemma., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(109) lumbar pain, leaves of Cyphostemma adenocaule of Clematis simensis of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) again a spell, leaves of Cyphostemma., juice, VO.
H(201) again a spell, leaves of Cyphostemma., to chew
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umubombobombo (Kirundi)
Reference HG 17
Author(s) : Geissler, W., S. A. Harris, R. J. Prince, A. Olsen, R. A. Odhiambo, H. Oketch-Rabah, P. A. Madiega, A. Andersen, P. Molgaard
Title : Medicinal plants used by Luo mothers and children in Bondo district, Kenya. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102001915 Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 83, pp. 39 - 54 (2002)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) yamo (stomach ache), hima (swollen abdomen), roots of Cyphostemma adenocaule, decoction, VO. + roots pounded and rubbed intio scarifications on abdome
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya Bondo district)
Vernacular name : obuombwe (Luo)
Reference HH 06c
Author(s) : Hedberg I., O. Hedberg, P.J. Madati, K.E. Mshigeni, E.N. Mshiu & G. Samuelsson
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Tanzania. III. Plants of the families Papilionaceae - Vitaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 9, pp. 237 - 260 (1983)
Symptoms : H(033), H(004), H(018), H(101), H(104), H(124), H(175), H(201)
Recipes : H(033), sterility women, fresh root bark of Albizia anthelmintica + roots of Cyphostemma adenocaule, Harrisonia abyssinica , boiled with eggs, the decoction VO.
H(101) + H(124), H(104) stomach, roots of Hoslundia opposita, Cyphostemma adenocaule, decoction, VO.
H(004) + H(175), H(018) + H(175), H(201)folie + H(175), boiled leaves are applied externally on the head
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mwengere, mwangele (Kimakonde) (Tanga district)
Reference HH 11
Author(s) : Haxaire Claudie (Pharmacienne)
Title : Phytothérapie et Médecine Familiale chez les Gbaya-Kara (République Centrafricaine) Thèse de doctorat, Université de Paris, Fac. Pharmacie., 320 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(014), H(030), H(097x)
Recipes : H(014) athlete's foot, juice from leaves swetened by fire, Cyphostemma adenocaule , Justicia insularis
H(030), VO., decoction roots Ampelocissus cavicaulis , Cyphostemma adenocaule, Nicotiana tabacum
H(097x), VO., ONS., RNS. of a partial mixing of Aframomum latifolium, Cassia occidentalis, Cyphostemma adenocaule, Desmodium adscendens , Dissotis perkinsiae, Ficus capensis, Hymenocardia acida , Imperata cylindrica, Landolphia owariensis, Landolphia sp., Pseudarthria hookeri , Triumfetta cordifolia, Ximenia americana
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. not transposable
Reference HK 35
Author(s) : Kamatenesi-Mugisha, M., H. Oryem-Origa
Title : Medicinal plants used to induce labour during childbirth in western Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 109 pp. 1 - 9 (2007) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874106003199
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022), leaves and roots of Cyphostemma adenocaule , squeezing by hands, to chew, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Western)
Vernacular name : kibombo / bombo, kimara (Runyankole)
Reference HK 40
Author(s) : Kamatenesi-Mugisha, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa
Title : Medicinal plants used in some gynaecological morbidity ailments in western Uganda. African Journal of Ecology, Volume 45 (Suppl. 1). 34-40 (2007)
Symptoms : H(026), H(101), H(116)
Recipes : H(101) too abundant menstrua, H(026) painful menstruation + H(116) irregular menstruation, roots, leaves of Cyphostemma adenocaule are pounded, squeezed, boiled, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 54
Author(s) : Kamatenesi, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa, A. Acipa
Title : Medicinal plants of Otwal and Ngai Sub Counties in Oyam District, Nothern Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2011), 7:7 doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-7-7
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(112)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, sap of roots of Cyphostemma adenocaule collected and rubbed on skin cuts
H(013) boils, roots, crushed , extract smeared on affected area once
H(112) abortion, crushed roots , mixed in cold water, extract drunk three teaspoon three times a day
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Uganda (Oyam District)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title : Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms : H(005), H(033), H(166)
Recipes : H(005) edema of malnutrition (kwashiorkor), decoction of leafy stems of Cissus adenocaulis : VO. 1 glass 2 times daily.
H(033) sterility, decoction of trunk bark of Cyphostemma adenocaule mixed with the juice of expressed stem of Costus lucanusianus, enema.
H(166) hiccup, macerated leaves of Cyphostemma adenocaule mixed with juice of the leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena and of Costus lucanusianus, associated with vegetable salt, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bikoro (Loondo), Town of Mbandaka)
Vernacular name : longai-ngai (Lokonda)
Reference HK 75
Author(s) : Kefalew, A., Z. Asfaw & E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotany of medicinal plants in Ada’a District, East Shewa Zone of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:25 , (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0014-6
Symptoms : V(003), V(041)
Recipes : V(003, 3) swelling, warm up the leaf of Cyphostemma adenocaule and paste on the swelling
V(041, 7) blackleg, root of Cyphostemma adenocaule pounded and boiled with root powder of Verbascum sinaiticum, Rumex abyssinicus and Rumex nepalensis and drunk to the animal
V(041, 5) blackleg, root powders the plant of Stephania abyssinica and Rumex abyssinicus, Cyphostemma adenocaule, Eucalyptus globulus, Allium sativum,and Solanum incanum mixed together in a litter of water and drink once
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia ( Oromia Regional State)
Vernacular name : melas golgul /(Oromifa/Amarigna)
Reference HK 75
Author(s) : Kefalew, A., Z. Asfaw & E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotany of medicinal plants in Ada’a District, East Shewa Zone of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:25 , (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0014-6
Symptoms : H(003), H(106)
Recipes : H(003, 3) swelling, warm up the leaf of Cyphostemma adenocaule and paste on the swelling
H(106, 4) snake bite, leaf pounded and creaming all the body to avoid snake bite
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia ( Oromia Regional State)
Vernacular name : melas golgul /(Oromifa/Amarigna)
Reference HM 03
Author(s) : Motte, E.
Title : Les plantes chez les pygmées Aka et les Monzombo de la Lobaye (Centrafrique). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), 574 p., (1980)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves of Cyphostemma adenocaule , VO. + salt local
H(068) leaves of Cyphostemma adenocaule of Mikania cordata… var. cordata, to pound, to macerate, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HN 31
Author(s) : Namukobe, J., J. M. Kasenene, B. T. Kiremire, R. Byamukama, M. Kamatenesi-Mugisha, S. Krief, V. Dumontet, J. D. Kabasa
Title : Traditional plants used for medicinal purposes by local communities around the Northern sector of Kibale National Park, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 236–245, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002960
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068, 6) hookworms, H(068, 6) tapeworms, fresh leaf, fresh tuber of Cyphostemma adenocaule boil leaves & bath or infusion mixed with local brew VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Northern sector of Kibale National Park)
Vernacular name : ekibombo (Rutooro)
Reference HN 32
Author(s) : Nagata, J. M., A. R. Jew, J. M. Kimeud, C. R. Salmena, E. A. Bukusi, C. R. Cohen
Title : Medical pluralism on Mfangano Island: Use of medicinal plants among persons living with HIV/AIDS in Suba District, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 135, 501–509, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002029
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, roots of Cyphostemma adenocaule, decoction VO.
H(104) swollen abdomen, roots pounded, rubbed into abdomen
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Suba District)
Vernacular name : bombwe (Luo), iwombwe (Suba
Reference HS 18
Author(s) : Ssegawa, P., J. M. Kasenene
Title : Medicinal plant diversity and uses in Sango bay area, Southern Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 113, pp. 521 - 540, (2007)
Symptoms : H(022), H(161)
Recipes : H(022) parturition (made easier),, H(046) measles, leaves infusion of Cyphostemma adenocaule , VO.
H(161, 7) genital warts, leaves infusion of Cyphostemma adenocaule, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : akabombo
Reference HT 28
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103001612
Symptoms : H(068), H(201)
Recipes : H(068) amoebiasis, to wash with des leaves of Cyphostemma adenocaule
H(201) bad spirits, to wash with des leaves of Cyphostemma adenocaule
H(201) ritual for twins, the whole plant, RNS., bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name : kabombo
Reference HT 43
Author(s) : Teklay, A., B. Abera, M. Giday
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used in Kilte Awulaelo District, Tigray Region of Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 9:65 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/65
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020) snake bite, crush the roots of Cyphostemma adenocaule, filter and drunk the fluid
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia, Kilte Awulaelo District, Tigray Region
Vernacular name : aserkuca, asergundi (Tigrigna)
Reference HT 46
Author(s) : Tugume P., E. K. Kakudidi, M. Buyinza, J. Namaalwa, M. Kamatenesi, P. Mucunguzi, J. Kalema
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plant species used by communities around Mabira Central Forest Reserve, Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:5 (2016)
Symptoms : H(006), H(046), H(100), H(202)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, crush whole plant of Cyphostemma adenocaule in water and VO.
H(046) measles, decoction of leaves, VO.
H(100) syphilis, crush leaves mix with water and bathe
H(202) body odour, crush in water and bathe
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : kabombo (Luganda)
Reference HW 05
Author(s) : Wome, B.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes médicinales utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Kisangani (Haut-Zaïre). Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Fac. Sc., 561 p., (1985)
Symptoms : H(037), H(068)
Recipes : H(037) throat, leaves of Cyphostemma adenocaule, softened by the heat of fire,in des leaves of banatree + salt, RNS., VO.
H(068), bulb of Cyphostemma adenocaule, spathes of Musa paradisiaca, to pound, juice, enema (worms prevent women to bear a child))
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VG 27
Author(s) : Gebrezgabiher, G. , S. Kalayou & S.Sahle
Title : An ethno-veterinary survey of medicinal plants in woredas of Tigray region, Northern Ethiopia International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation Vol. 5(2), pp. 89-97, (february, 2013) Available online http://www.academicjournals.org/IJBC DOI: 10.5897/IJBC12.131
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vb(004) wound, root of Cyphostemma adenocaule is dried, chopped and crushed into powder, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Ethiopia, Tigray Region
Vernacular name : acerkuka
Reference VN 30
Author(s) : Nalule, A.S. , J. M. Mbaria, D. Olila & J. W. Kimenju
Title : Ethnopharmacological practices in management of livestock helminthes by pastoral communities in the drylands of Uganda Livestock Research for Rural Development 23 (2) 2011
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, add 4 liters H2O to pounded 1kg of fresh roots of Cyphostemma adenocaule, let mixture stand for few minutes before straining, drench 1/2 liter once to adult animal
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : ekimara