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Official name : Dicoma anomala Sond.
Family : Asteraceae

27 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 36
Author(s) : Amusan, O. O. G., P. S. Dlamini, J. D. Msonthi & L. P. Makhubu
Title : Some herbal remedies from Manzini region of Swaziland. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 79, pp. 109 - 112, (2002) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874101003816
Symptoms : H(179)
Recipes : H(179) kidney problems, grind 50 gr bulb to paste + 1 L; boiling H2O for 30 min, 1 tablespoon 3 X / day until healed
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : ndwedweni
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(037), H(038), H(068), H(091), H(104), H(131), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash., H(104), H(201) again the bad spirits, leaves of Dicoma anomala of Parinari curatellifolia … subsp. nobola of Stephania abyssinica, decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(013) , leaves of Dicoma anomala , to carbonize, VO.
H(014) dermatosis, skin eruption, leaves of Dicoma., to carbonize, VO., prise nasale
H(014) dermatosis, skin eruption, roots of Dicoma., maceration (H2O), enema
H(014) gale, leaves of Dicoma., , VO.
H(027) motionless foetus, leaves of Acalypha psilostachya of Clematis simensis of Dicoma anomala of Virectaria major, infusion (H2O), enema
H(037), roots of Dicoma., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068) intestinal parasitism, tubercle of Dicoma anomala, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068) intestinal parasitism, tubercle of Dicoma anomala, powder, prise nasale.
H(104), H(038), (impanga) stems with leaves of Biophytum helenae, leaves, roots of Hygrophila auriculata , leaves of Dicoma anomala, decoction (H2O), enema
H(091) fortifying childs, leaves of Crepis newii of Dicoma anomala of Pleiotaxis pulcherrina of Sopubia simplex, stems with leaves of Geranium aculeolatum, to carbonize, VO.
H(091) fortifying childs, leaves of Dicoma anomala, powder, VO.
H(091) kwash., maceration of leaves of Allophylus africanus of Dicoma anomala of Helichrysum schimperi of Lantana trifolia of Prunus africana, VO.
H(018), H(091) kwash., H(104), H(201) again bad spirits, leaves of Dicoma anomala of Parinari curatellifolia … subsp. nobola of Stephania abyssinica, decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(104), leaves of Dicoma., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), roots of Dicoma., powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(104), stems with leaves of Dicoma., juice, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(104), leaves of Dicoma anomala of Embelia schimperi, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(131), leaves of Dicoma., to carbonize, VO.
H(201) psychosis again bad spirits, leaves of Dicoma anomala, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis again bad spirits, stems with leaves of Dicoma anomala of Erlangea cordifolia, to carbonize, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umwanzuranya (Kirundi)
Reference HB 08
Author(s) : Bally, P.R.O.
Title : Native medicinal and poisonous plants of East Africa. Kew Bull., 1, 10 - 25, (1937)
Symptoms : H(008), H(068)
Recipes : H(008), roots, RNS.
H(068), roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 28
Author(s) : Banderembako Fabien & Ntitangirageza Térence
Title : La médecine populaire au Burundi : quelques plantes médicinales.
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) belly pains, crushed roots preparation from the bark of Dicoma anomala in H2O, enema and VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umwanzuranya (Kirundi)
Reference HC 16
Author(s) : Chinemana, F., R.B. Drummond, S. Mavi & I. De Zoysa
Title : Indigenous plant remedies in Zimbabwe. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 14, pp.159 - 172, (1985)
Symptoms : H(008), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), diarrhoea, tuberous roots, RNS.
H(201) prevention witchcraft, roots soaked H2O, body washed with the liquid
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
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(004), H(037), H(068)
Recipes : H(004), pounded roots, juice + honey, local application
H(037), pounder leaves, juice, in H2O, VO., cough
H(068), bulb without bark, dryed, powdre, 1 spoon in banana beer (or fresh milk), VO., 2 gulps
H(068), ankylostoms and trichocephalus, heated leaves in H2O + salt, + rancid butter, VO. until recovery
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umwanzuranya (Kinyarwanda)
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(004), H(006), H(013), H(068), H(173)
Recipes : H(004) wounds (ibisebe), roots of Dicoma anomala (umwanzuranya) of Hibiscus cannabinus (ruberwa) crushed in honey. Local application
H(006) constipation child, juice of crushed leaves of Dicoma anomala (umwanzuranya) of Mitragyna rubrostipulata (umuzibaziba) + 1 glass, H2O, inject 2 gulps as enema (kwina)
H(013) scab (amahumane), juice of the whole plant of Dicoma anomala without roots. Local application
H(013) scab (amahumane), juice of plants Chenopodium opulifolium (umugombe), umuzaganura (unidentified plant), umwanzuranya,kumar'amahano (unidentified plant)en application
H(068) worms (inzoka), 1 little tablespoon of dried powder of the bulb (without bark) in banana beer or in hot milk. Dangerous remedy
H(173) leprosy (ibibembe), powder of leaves of umwanzuranya mixed with rancid butter, and with three or four plants that treat the leprosy (chosen by: Euphorbia sp. (umudwedwe), umuzaganura (unidentified plant), Chenopodium opulifolium (umugombe), Pentas longiflora (isagara), Kalanchoe glaucescens (nyakatsi), Hygrophila auriculata (bugangabukali), Crassocephalum bojeri (ikizimya-muliro), Dicoma anomala (umwanzuranya), akanyamapfundo (unidentified plant), Acanthus sp.(umukarankuba), Clematis simensis (umunkamba), kamaramahano (unidentified plant)). Local application to renew daily on wounds + VO. juice of these plants diluted in H2O, 2 gulps. Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umwanzuranya (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HG 01
Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms : H(001), H(014), H(022), H(036), H(037), H(038), H(077), H(099), H(100), H(104), H(109), H(118), H(162x), H(168), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, H(036) vertigo,H(037) cough, H(038), tuber of Dicoma., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(014) tinea, roots of Justicia elegantula, tuber of Dicoma anomala, pulp, unction
H(022), easy delivery, tuber of Dicoma anomala, roots of Aspiliia pluriseta, infusion, VO. + soot
H(037) tuberculosis, tuber of Dicoma., powder, VO. + porridge
H(077) child, roots of Diospyros lycioides, tuber of Dicoma anomala, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(099) uterus sedative, tuber of Dicoma., powder, in vagina
H(100), roots of Adenia gummifera of Dicoma anomala, infusion, VO.
H(104), tuber of Dicoma., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(109), tuber of Dicoma anomala, roots of Trichodesma physaloides, infusion, VO.
H(118), tuber of Dicoma., powder, VO. + porridge + salt
H(162x), tuber of Dicoma., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(162x), roots of Dicoma., fumigation
H(168), tuber of Dicoma., infusion (H2O), to wash
H(201) psychosis, tuber of Dicoma., infusion (H2O), bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 2k
Author(s) : Hedberg, I. & F. Staugärd
Title : Traditional medicine in Botswana. Traditional medicinal plants.The Nordic school of public health, 324 p., (1989) Ipelegeng Publischers.
Symptoms : H(108), H(104)
Recipes : H(108), cough.H(104), Cutting pain in the stomach. One hali cup of water boiled with roots is taken twice a day until recovery .
Region : South Africa
Country : Botswana
Vernacular name : tihonya
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(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach, roots, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : weya (Hehe)
Reference HL 12
Author(s) : Lewalle, J. & F.M. Rodegem
Title : Plantes médicinales du Burundi. Quart. Journ. Crude Drug Research, VIII - 3, 1257-1270, (1968)
Symptoms : H(038), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(038), leaves, roots tubes, pounded H2O in the evening, boilled in the morning, decoction, VO., 3 glass for adult
H(068), leaves, roots tubes, pounded H2O in the evening, boilled in the morning, decoction, VO., 1 glass for adult
H(104), leaves, roots tubes, pounded H2O in the evening, boilled in the morning, decoction, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umwanzuranya (Kirundi)
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 : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, H(037) cough, VO. juice of leaves of the plant of Dicoma anomala (umwanzuranya), with a little water
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umwanzuranya (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HM 61
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Traditional use of medicinal plants in south-central Zimbabwe: review and perspectives Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 9:31 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/31
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach upset, bulb of Dicoma anomala extract, VO. [from ref. HC 28 ]
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (South-central)
Vernacular name : chifumuro
Reference HM 69
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Traditional use of medicinal plants in south-central Zimbabwe: review and perspectives Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine ,9:31 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/31
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach upset, bulb:extract of Dicoma anomala
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (centre-sud)
Vernacular name : chifumuro
Reference HM 71
Author(s) : Monakisi, C. M.
Title : Knowledge and use of traditional medicinal plants by the Setswana-speaking commnity of Kimberley, northern cape of South Africa Thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science (Ecological Assessment) at the University of Stellenbosch, 148 p. (2007)
Symptoms : H(028), H(033), H(108), H(113), H(128x), H(139), H(162y)
Recipes : H(108) to cure colds, leaves and stems of Dicoma anomala sliced and boiled
H(113) kidney, H(162y) bladder, H(128x) prostate and H(028) womb problems, H(033) enhance fertility and as H(139) sexual stimulator, leaves and stems ground to powder
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Northern Cape)
Vernacular name : thlwen (Setswana)
Reference HM 77
Author(s) : Mugomeri, E., P. Chatanga, N, Chakane
Title : Medicinal herbs used by HIV-positive people in Lesotho African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, 13(4):123-131 (2016) 10.21010/ajtcam.v13i4.17
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(199, 30) HIV / AIDS + opportunistic infections H(104) abdominal discomforts and H(000) pain, roots of Dicoma anomala dry, crush & mix with H2O
Region : South Africa
Country : Lesotho
Vernacular name : hloenya
Reference HN 52
Author(s) : Ngezahayo, J., F. Havyarimana, L. Hari, C. Stévigny, P. Duez.
Title : Medicinal plants used by Burundian traditional healers for the treatment of microbial diseases + Supplemtary table Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 338–351 (2015)
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea. A handful of leaves of Dicoma anomala are decocted in water (1 L). Half a glass is drunk 3 times a day + beer, sweet products and modern medicines
H(014) ringworm. About 300 g of dried leaves are pounded and mixed with cow butter. The mixture is applied on the body once a day until recovery.
H(013) purulent rashes. 2 handfuls of dried leaves are pounded and calcined. A spoonful powder is eaten 3 times a day
This plant is reported by 15% of informants
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umwanzuranya (Kirundi)
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(014), H(068), H(157)
Recipes : H(014, 2), stems, pressed H2O, VO.
H(068),stems, pressed H2O, enema
H(157), stems, pressed H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : umwanzuranya (Kirundi)
Reference HS 13
Author(s) : Shale, T.L., W.A. Stirk & J. van Staden
Title : Screening of medicinal plants used in Lesotho for anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 67, pp. 347 - 354, (1999)
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(013), H(014), H(104)
Recipes : H(004), H(008),H(013) ,H(014), H(104), roots dried, roasted, grounded, mixed with fat. Used as ointment
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HS 34
Author(s) : Semenya, S.S. , A.Maroyi
Title : Medicinal plants used by the Bapedi traditional healers to treat diarrhoea in the Limpopo Province, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 144, 395–401 (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874112006356
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, one tuber of Dicoma anomala is macerated in warm water for 24 h. The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors