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Official name : Cucumis dipsaceus Ehrenb. ex Spach
Family : Cucurbitaceae

12 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HB 53
Author(s) : Belayneh, A. Asfaw, S. Demissew, N. F. Bussa
Title : Medicinal plants potential and use by pastoral and agro-pastoral communities in Erer Valley of Babile Wereda, Eastern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:42 ( 2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/42
Symptoms : H(020), H(102), H(126)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(020) snake bite, carnivore bite, roots, fruits of Cucumis dipsaceus, local application
H(102) gallstone, H(126) hepatitis, roots concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Eastern Ethiopia) (Erer Valley of Babile Wereda)
Vernacular name : hare goge (Oromo)
Reference HE 12
Author(s) : El-Kamali, H. H.
Title : Ethnopharmacology of Medicinal Plants used in North Kordofan (Western Sudan) Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 89-97. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/sudan.htm
Symptoms : H(077)
Recipes : H(077, 3,6%) anti-emetic, decoction of stems of Cucumis dispaceus, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : agour el-kilab
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(055)
Recipes : H(104) + H(055), stomach trouble, drink the liquid inside the yellow, spiky fruit; emetic.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (So)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HJ 04
Author(s) : Johns, T., G.M. Faubert, J.O. Kokwaro, R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.K. Kimanani
Title : Anti-giardial activity of gastrointestinal remedies of the Luo of East Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 46, pp. 17- 23, (1995)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), gastrointestinal diseases, stomach pain, diarrhoea, constipation (4% of134 informators for HJ 04), fruit
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (districts of Tarime, Musona , region of Mara ), Kenya (district of Homa Bay, Migori)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(055)
Recipes : H(055) emetic, fruits Cucumis dipsaceus , crushed and mixed with little water and administered to patient
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet Community)
Vernacular name : kisangwa (local dialect), bitter gourd (Englisch)
Reference HK 67
Author(s) : Kidane, B.,T. van Andel, L. .J. van der Maesen, Z. Asfaw
Title : Use and management of traditional medicinal plants by Maale and Ari ethnic communities in southern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 10:46 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/46
Symptoms : H(068), H(091)
Recipes : H(068) amoebiasis, whole plant of Cucumis dipsaceus,, RNS., VO.
H(091) lower extremity weakness, leaves of Cucumis dipsaceus, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern) (Maale and Ari ethnic communities)
Vernacular name : hachirindo (Maale)
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(099)
Recipes : H(099, 8) depression (Eje seb), leaf of Cucumis dipsaceus cut either Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday early without having any conversation would be collected, pounded with leaf of Justicia schimperiana, and fruit of Cucumis ficifolius,altogether infused for three days and wash the patient with the infusion for three consecutive days
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia ( Oromia Regional State)
Vernacular name : buqee seexanaa/ yesetan kil/ /(Oromifa/Amarigna)
Reference HL 15
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, H. Yineger
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Mana Angetu District, southeastern Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , Volume 4 : 10 (2008) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/4/1/10 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(043), H(070), H(094)
Recipes : H(043) meningitis (dhukuba dhira), fresh leaves of Cucumis dipsaceus, Crush and extract its content
H(070) rabies (dukuba serie), fresh leaves, Crush and extract its content
H(094) haemorrhoids (qormade), fresh leaves, Crush and extract its content
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : kurera (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HT 26
Author(s) : Tilahum Teklehaymanot, Mirutse Giday, Girmay Medhim,Yalemtsehay Mekonnen
Title : Knowledge and use of medicinal plants by people around Debre Libanos monastery in Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 11, pp. 271 - 283 (2007)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) hepatitis, infusion of roots of Cucumis dipsaceus , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (region of the Debre Libanos monastery)
Vernacular name : yeamora missa (Amharic)
Reference VA 29
Author(s) : AFLORA
Title : AFLORA on the Web ( http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vc(095), fruit eaten by goats.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya grass-land and bush)
Vernacular name : lduju (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference VH 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 : V(004)
Recipes : Vb(004), tick wounds of cattle; apply the liquid of fruit to wounds
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (So)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VT 26
Author(s) : Tilahum Teklehaymanot, Mirutse GidayGirmay Medhim,Yalemtsehay Mekonnen
Title : Knowledge and use of medicinal plants by people around Debre Libanos monastery in Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 111, pp. 271 - 283 ((2007))
Symptoms : V(126)
Recipes : V(126) jaundice (wef beshita), grounded roots of Cucumis dipsaceus mixed with H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (region of the Debre Libanos monastery)
Vernacular name : yeamora missa (Amharic)