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Official name : Dichrocephala integrifolia (L.f.) O. Ktze
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Dichrocephala bicolor (Roth) Schldl.

48 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 20
Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(099), H(178), H(201)
Recipes : H(090), H(178), leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia , to cook, VO.
H(099) epilepsy, leaves of Cucumis aculeatus of Acanthus arboreus of Dichrocephala integrifolia, to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(201) psychosis, roots of Commelina benghalensis, leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Tagetes minuta deTalinum portulacifolium, pulp, to dilute, to filter, VO. + bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 29 a
Author(s) : H. Terashima
Title : The Efe Pygmies and the Balese farmers in the Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire, around Andiri village (N 1.55', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : 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 : H(018), H(051)
Recipes : H(018) a sap squeezed from the leaves is dripped into the eyes for headache
H(051) paludism, the plant wet with night dew is used to hit the body for paludism
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire)
Vernacular name : kabotakabota (Efe)
Reference HA 29 a
Author(s) : H. Terashima
Title : The Efe Pygmies and the Balese farmers in the Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire, around Andiri village (N 1.55', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : 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(000)
Recipes : Vv(000), leaves are put into the anus of chickens for or .
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire)
Vernacular name : kabotakabota (Efe)
Reference HA 29 a
Author(s) : H. Terashima
Title : The Efe Pygmies and the Balese farmers in the Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire, around Andiri village (N 1.55', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : 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 : H(018), H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, the plant wet with night dew is used to hit the body for paludism
H(018), a juice squeezed from the leaves is dripped into the eyes for headache.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire)
Vernacular name : kabotakabota (Efe)
Reference HA 48
Author(s) : Agbor, A. M. , S. Naidoo, A. M.Mbia.
Title : The Practice of Tooth Extractions by Traditional Healers in Lekie Division, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:15 (2011)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) caries, plant is placed on the fractured, painful or carious tooth and left for about two-three minutes.The tooth becomes loose and is pulled out with fingers or any sharp instrument. Thereafter the plant is put into the extraction site for about an hour to enhance clotting and arrest bleeding
Region : West Africa
Country : Cameroon (Lekie Division)
Vernacular name : mbag’api ( Bameleke), ngnignada elok (Ewondo)
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(001), H(003), H(012), H(008), H(014), H(018), H(022), H(031), H(033), H(051), H(091), H(201)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, juice, VO. + drops in eyes
H(001), leaves, juice of Rumex usambarensis of Dichrocephala integrifolia, drops in eyes
H(003),H(012)), stems with leaves of Anisopappus lewallei of Brillantaisia cicatricosa of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Zehneria scabra, leaves of Crassocephalum multicorymbosum, to pound, local application
H(003),H(012)), ONS. of Commelina capitata of Spilanthes mauritiana, stems with leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Drymaria cordata of Lysimachia ruhmeriana of Rubus apetalus of Thunbergia alata, leaves of Rumex bequaertii of Stephania abyssinica, to pound, local application
H(008), stems with leaves of Dichrocephala., decoction (H2O), enema
H(008), leaves of Bidens pilosa of Rumex usambarensis of Dichrocephala integrifolia, decoction (H2O), enema, VO.
H(008), leaves of Dichrocephala., decoction (H2O), enema
H(008), decoction (H2O) leaves of Anisopappus africanus of Acalypha psilostachya of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Phyllanthus nummulariifolius of Rhus vulgaris, enema
H(008), barks stem, branche, trunk of Anthocleista schweinfurthii, leaves of Commelina diffusa of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Dissotis brazzae of Dodonaea viscosa, barks from the underground part of Parinari curatellifolia…. subsp. mobola, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) dermatosis, skin eruption, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Virectaria major, juice, friction
H(014) dermatosis, skin eruption, leaves of Dichrocephala., juice, friction
H(018), leaves of Rumex abyssinicus of Bidens pilosa of Dichrocephala integrifolia, decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(022), leaves of Dichrocephala., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(031), leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Senecio hadiensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, leaves, Bridelia brideliifolia, stems and leaves of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Pavonia urens, powder, VO.
H(033) femal, leaves, Bridelia brideliifolia, stems and leaves of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Pavonia urens, juice, enema
H(051), leaves of Bidens pilosa of Guizotia scabra of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Leonotis nepetifolia, maceration (H2O), VO., enema
H(051) child, leaves of Bidens pilosa of Guizotia scabra of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Leonotis nepetifolia, decoction (H2O), VO., enema + bath
H(051), stems with leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Microglossa pyrifolia, leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, decoction (H2O), inhalation, VO.
H(091) to prevent child desease, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Acalypha psilostachya of Anisopappus africanus of Aspilia plurisetta of Berkheya spekeana of Haumaniastrum itchopsifolium of Chenopodium ugandae of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Floscopa glomerata of Tetradenia riparia, decoction (H2O) or to carbonize, VO.
H(091) to prevent child desease, juice leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Bidens pilosa of Dichrocephala integrifolia, VO.
H(091) childs, decoction (H2O) leaves Anisopappus africanus of Clematis simensis of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Galiniera coffeoides of Gouania longispicata of Pceucedanum nyassicum deTriumphetta cordifolia , the whole plant of Crassocephalum vitellinum, VO.
H(091) fortifying childs, leaves of Desmodium repandum of Dichrocephala integrifolia, powder, VO.
H(091) fortifying childs, leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, powder, VO.
H(091) fortifying childs, leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, juice, VO.
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, juice, VO.

H(201) psychosis, leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, juice, drops in nose.
H(201) psychosis, again bad spirits, infusion of leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Salvia nilotica of Trema orientalis of Xymalos monospora, stems with leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Drymaria cordata of Oxalis corniculata, VO.
H(201) psychosis, again bad spirits, leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Hyptis pectinata of Salvia nilotica of Solanum aculeastrum of Solanum aculeastrum … var. albifolium, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, again bad spirits, leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Rumex usambarensis, decoction (H2O), steam bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : agatambambuga (Kirundi)
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : Bouquet, A.
Title : Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms : H(056)
Recipes : H(056) filariasis, juice leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ngakele (Yaa), kituto (Téké)
Reference HB 32
Author(s) : Bussmann, R.W.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Additional File Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name : nasogoyo
Reference HB 32
Author(s) : Bussmann, R.W.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Additional File Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms : H(175x)
Recipes : H(175x) perfume, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name : nasogoyo
Reference HB 44
Author(s) : Bekalo, T. H., S. D. Woodmatas, Z. A. Woldemariam
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by local people in the lowlands of Konta Special Woreda, southern nations, nationalities and peoples regional state, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5: 26 (2009) doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-5-26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) herpes labile, washing face with fresh crushed leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia which is homogenized in H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : zea (Konta)
Reference HB 56
Author(s) : Betti, J. L., R. Caspa, J. Ambara, R.L. Kourogue
Title : Ethno-Botanical study of plants used for treating malaria in a forest: Savanna margin area, East region, Cameroon Global Journal of Research on Medicinal Plants & Indigenous Medicine, Volume 2, Issue 10, 692-708 (October 2013) http://www.fosas.africa.kyoto-u.ac.jp/img/ProgressReport2012.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, whole plant of Ageratum conizoides associated with Dichrocephala integrifolia in decoction, bath
H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Ageratum conizoides associated with Dichrocephala integrifolia of Citrus limon, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, whole plant of Chenopodium ambrosioidesassociated with Dichrocephala integrifolia, decoction, bath
H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia associated with Acmella caulirhiza, pound, scarification
H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, pound, scarification or nasal or application on stomach
H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, decoction, nasal
H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, pound , scarification
H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, trituration, nasaln
H(051, 3) paludism, fresh leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, warm on fire-friction-squeeze, nasa
H(051) paludism, dead leaves of Musa paradisiaca associated with Dichrocephala integrifolia, decoction, bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Forest-savannah contact zone, Andom village, East region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HC 13b
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.II. Angiosperms (Capparidaceae to Ebenaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 25, 3, 339 - 359, (1989)
Symptoms : H(012)
Recipes : H(012), local application of the scrushed plant on the fracture
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : kilukumbi (Pare)
Reference HC 18
Author(s) : Chifundera K.
Title : Antivenomous plants used in the Zairean pharmacopoeia. African Study Monographs, 7 : 21 -35, March 1987
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, rub the bite with decoction prepared with mixture of Paspaludismm conjigatum and Dichrocephala integrifolia
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : chitundambuga (Mashi), kitindambwa (KÎtembo).
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(001)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, pounded, juice, drops in eyes Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umubuza (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HD 11
Author(s) : Dhetchuvi, M.- M. & J. Lejoly
Title : Contribution à la connaissance des plantes médicinales du Nord-Est du Zaïre. Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23 b, 991 - 1006, (1990)
Symptoms : H(003), H(113), H(156)
Recipes : H(003) + H(113), whole plant of Dichrocephala integrifolia, RNS.
H(091), H(156), leaves of Dichrocephala., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 23
Author(s) : Giday M., Z. Asfawb, Z. Woldub
Title : Medicinal plants of the Meinit ethnic group of Ethiopia: An ethnobotanical study Journal of Ethnopharmacology, doi:10.1016/j.jep.2009.05.009 (2009)
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, RNS., local applicatiion
Region : East Africa (Bench-Maji Zone)
Country : Ethiopia (Southwest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 26
Author(s) : 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 : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) cataract (tsesin), leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, RNS., topical
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 28
Author(s) : Giday M., Z. Asfawb, Z. Woldub
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used by Sheko ethnic group of Ethiopia Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 132, pp. 75 - 85 (2010)
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(012), H(109), H(113)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, leaves, stems of Dicrocephala integrifolia, RNS., local application
H(001) eye infection, H(004) wound, H(113) arthritis, leaves of Dicrocephala integrifolia, RNS., local application
H(012)) bone fracture, dislocation, leaves of Dicrocephala integrifolia of Amaranthus graecizans, RNS., local application
H(109) back bone pain, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Amaranthus dubius of Dicrocephala integrifolia, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : biaqin-charo, tsuqign-charo, mezi, titi-charo (Sheko)
Reference HH 06a
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. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Cucurbitaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 6, pp. 29 - 60 (1982)
Symptoms : H(008x), H(104)
Recipes : H(008x), H(104) stomach ulcer, leave of Dichrocephala integrifolias decoction (H2O), filtered, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : shinda kaya (Lushoto district)
Reference HH 09a
Author(s) : Hamill, F.A., S. Apio, N.K. Mubiru, M. Mosango, R.Bukenya-Ziraba, O.W. Maganyi, D.D. Soejarto,
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of southern Uganda, I, Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 70, pp. 281 -300 (2000)
Symptoms : H(014), H(118)
Recipes : H(014) ringworm, fruit or stem bark are crushed and packed into or onto the surface of the lesion (Bakiga )
H(118) sore throat, fruit or stem bark are crushed and packed into or onto the surface of the throat (Baganda)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe Baganda, Bakiga, district of Rukungiri
Vernacular name : not registered