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Official name : Cordia gharaf (Forssk.) Ehrenb. ex Asch.
Family : Boraginaceae
Synonyms : Cordia sinensis Lam. , Cordia rothii Roem. & Schult

24 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 06
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi , L. Dan Dicko, H. Daouda, M. Delmas, S. de Souza, M. Garba, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, D. N'Glo, J.-L. Reynal, M. Saadou
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Niger. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 250 p., (1980) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : bormo-dangay (Zarma)
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(091), H(170), H(195)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, to press the roots of ngombe (Cordia gharaf) of kikimba (Dialium gossweileri), to heat, to press, VO.
H(195) hydropisy, roots tea
H(091) (o) ndendo anemia + H(170) common dropsi + H(195) hydropisy , pounded roots of tamba (Grewia angolensis) of ngombe (Cordia gharaf)
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Bie, Katchiungo, Benguela, Katenge)
Vernacular name : (olo) ngombe, (omu) puka (Umbundu)
Reference HB 26M
Author(s) : Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title : Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137) anaesthetic, leaves and fruits
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibie, Karakul, Capangombe
Vernacular name : (omu) koyo, (omu) tua-koyo (Nyaneka)
Reference HE 2k
Author(s) : El Ghazali, G. E. B. , M.S. El Tohami & A.A.B. El Egami
Title : Medicinal plants of the Sudan.Part 3 : Medicinal plants of the White Nile Provinces. Medicinal and aromatic plants institute.National council for research, Khartoum, 11 6 p., (Augustus 1994)
Symptoms : H(004), H(045)
Recipes : H(045) + H(004), barks decoction, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (White Nil provinces)
Vernacular name : andrab
Reference HG 02
Author(s) : Glover, P.E., J. Stewart & M.D. Gwynne
Title : Masai and Kipsigis notes on East african plants, Part III - Medicinal uses of plants. East African agricultural and forestry journal, 32, 2, 200 - 207, (1966)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, , roots of Cordia rothii are boiled in milk, the liquid VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 18
Author(s) : Hassan-Abdallah, A., A. Merito, S. Hassan, D. Aboubaker, M. Djama, Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Medicinal plants andt heir uses by the people in the Region of Randa, Djibouti Journal of Ethnopharmacology 148 701–713, (2013)
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) infection diseases, soaking fresh leaves of Cordia sinensis in H2O for 30 min and the H2O is used as shower bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : maderto (Geez ?)
Reference HH 5k
Author(s) : Heine, B. & I. Heine
Title : Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 3: Rendille plants (Kenya).122 p., Band 8, (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(031)
Recipes : H(031), the bark is used for rib pains, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 01
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Cordia rothii, roots of Guiera senegalensis, roots + barks stem, branch, trunk of Bauhinia rufescens, VO
H(051) paludism, leaves of Cordia rothii, roots of Guiera senegalensis of Bauhinia rufescens, barks stem, branch, trunk of Acacia albida of Acacia raddiana, maceration, bath, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoc. roots in milk, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mudawe (Gogo)
Reference HK 63
Author(s) : Kipkore, K., B. Wanjohi, H. Rono, G. Kigen
Title : A study of the medicinal plants used by the Marakwet Community in Kenya Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:24 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/24
Symptoms : H(175x)
Recipes : H(103x) toothbrush, break tender twigs of Cordia sinensis for use
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet Community)
Vernacular name : adomeyon (local dialect), (Englisch)
Reference HK 76
Author(s) : Kioko, J., J. Baker, A. Shannon and C. Kiffner
Title : Ethnoecological knowledge of ticks and treatment of tick-borne diseases among Maasai people in Northern Tanzania Veterinary World 8(6):755-762. www.veterinaryworld.org/Vol.8/June-2015/12.pdf
Symptoms : V(035)
Recipes : V(035) theileriosis (corridor disease) ((Engeeya Osero (Masaî), chop and boil roots of Cordia sinensis, give solution to animal, 2 × daily for 3 days, very effective (Tick vector: brown ear tick) Tick species: Rhipicephalus appendiculatus; Rhipicephalusspp.; Rhipicephalus evertsi evertsi (brown ear tick), (armaheriodo (Masaï)) ). Affected animal::cattle, goat, sheep
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Tanzania
Vernacular name : edorko (Masaï)
Reference HN 26
Author(s) : Nanyingi, M. O., J. M Mbaria, A. L. Lanyasunya, C. G. Wagate, K. B Koros, H. F Kaburia, R. W Munenge & W. O Ogara
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of Samburu District, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 4:14 (2008)
Symptoms : H(001), H(051)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection, H(051) paludism and H(051) fevers, grinding, hot decoction of flower of Cordia sinensis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu district)
Vernacular name : lkweit (Samburu)
Reference HS 12a
Author(s) : Samuelsson G., M. H. Faraha, Per Claeson, M. Hagos, M. Thulin, O. Hedberg, A. M. Warfa, A. O. Hassan, A. H. Elmi , A. D. Abdurahman, A. S. Elmi, Y. A. Abdie & M. H. Alin
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Somalia. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Chenopodiaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 35, pp. 25 - 63, (1991)
Symptoms : H(026), H(046)
Recipes : H(026), dysmenorrhoea , 1 kgr of fresh roots is boiled with 4 glasses of water, 4 cups daily for 30 days
H(046), chicken-pox, a handful of fresh stem bark and a handfull of fresh leaves are boiled in 1 l. of water, VO. 1/2 cup, 3x / day. The patient is also washed with the decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Somalia
Vernacular name : mareer
Reference HT 34
Author(s) : Tilahum Teklehaymanot & Mirutse Giday
Title : Ethnobotanical study of wild edible plants of Kara and Kwego semi-pastoralist people in Lower Omo River Valley, Debub Omo Zone, SNNPR, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 6:23 (2010)
Symptoms : H(037), H(082), H(095)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, H(082) respiratory disease, crushed roots of Cordia sinensis, infusion, VO.
H(095) food, fruit raw of Cordia sinensis, famine food
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Lower Omo River Valley, Debub Omo Zone)
Vernacular name : midit, tagaz (Kara), chuwacho (Kwego)
Reference HT 50
Author(s) : Teklehaymanot, T.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal and edible plants of Yalo Woreda in Afar regional state, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:40 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0166-7
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vb(004) , Vc(004), Vch(004) topical wound infection barks of Cordia sinensis, topical
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Yalow Woreda, Afar regional state)
Vernacular name : madera / ledo
Reference HT 50
Author(s) : Teklehaymanot, T.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal and edible plants of Yalo Woreda in Afar regional state, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:40 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0166-7
Symptoms : H(095), H(113)
Recipes : H(113) arthritis, whole plant of Cordia sinensis, topical insertion
H(095) Cordia sinensis is collected by boys and housewives. It is sweet as honey and has more fat. It is preferably given to children under five years and women that have given birth. It is eaten before breakfast and dinner.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Yalow Woreda, Afar regional state)
Vernacular name : madera / ledo
Reference VA 03
Author(s) : Ake-Assi, Y.A.
Title : Contribution au recensement des espèces végétales utilisées traditionnellement sur le plan zootechnique et vétérinaire en Afrique de l'Ouest. Thèse de doctorat (Sc. Vétérinaires), Lyon, Université Claude Bernard, 220 p., (1992)
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vb(001), eyes inflamed , decoction roots and stem's barks, wash
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : bomo-dangay (Zarma)
Reference VA 11
Author(s) : AG ARYA Moussa
Title : Quels remèdes pour les principales pathologies du dromadaire chez les Touareg de la région de Tchin – Tabaraden (Niger).Université Abdou Moumouni de Niamey. Pharm. Méd. Trad. Afr. 1998, Vol. 10, pp. 114 – 127. Secrétariat Général du Conseil. Africain et Malgache pour l'Enseignement Supérieur (CAMES)
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vch(008) diarrhea of the young animal, crushed leaves of Acacia radiana and Boscia senegalensis in clay, to dilute in H2O, leave with the rest, fiter, VO.
Vch(008) diarrhea of the young animal, crushed leaves of Acacia radiana in little balls, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger (district of Tchin – Tabaraden)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VA 31
Author(s) : 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
Reference VB 17
Author(s) : 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(001)
Recipes : Vch(001), Vb(001), Veq(001), Vc(001), Vo(001), stem's barks, chewed, juice, spit in the eyes, to close eyelids during 24 hours
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Somali)
Vernacular name : marer (Somali)