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Official name : Garcinia buchananii Baker
Family : Clusiaceae

11 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HC 22
Author(s) : Chinsembu, K. C., M. Hedimbi
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of plants used to manage HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections in Katima Mulilo, Caprivi region, Namibia Journal of Ethnobiology ans Ethnomedicine, 6:25 (2010)
Symptoms : H(043), H(044), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(044) cryptoccocal, H(043) meningitis, barks, roots of Garcinia buchananii , RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region)
Vernacular name : mukononga (Lozi)
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(028y), H(055), H(104)
Recipes : H(028y) vagina conduct to narrow, delayed powder of bark of branch, trunk or twigs of Garcinia buchananii + vaseline, local application
H(055) vomitive, decoction of roots, VO.
H(104) colic, infusion bark of branch, trunk or twigs , VO. (phisiologuical effect: aphrodisiac)
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
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(068)
Recipes : H(068) ascariasis, fruits of Garnicia buchanianii, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : chatu (Sheko)
Reference HK 65
Author(s) : Keter,L. K. , P. C. Mutiso
Title : Ethnobotanical studies of medicinal plants used by traditional health practitioners in the management of diabetes in Lower Eastern Province, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 139, 74– 80 (2012)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, decoction of stem bark of Garcinia buchananii, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Lower Eastern Province)
Vernacular name : mukanga (Kamba)
Reference HM 40
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title : The Ethnomedicine of the Haya people of Bugabo ward, Kagera Region, north western Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:24 (2009) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-24
Symptoms : H(008), H(033), H(051), H(139)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(100) venereal diseases, H(199) HIV/AIDS, the decoction of the roots or stem bark is also used as treatment for venereal diseases
H(051) paludism, the stem bark or roots of Garcinia buchananii are boiled with a small amount of water and concentrated to half volume or mixed with roots of Tragia furialis for the treatment of paludism
H(033) impotence, H(139) boost libido, the leaves of Tragia furialis are mixed with the roots of Elaeodendron buchananii , Vernonia brachycalyx and Desmodium ramosissimum and boiled in water. One glass of the decoction is then administered daily until effect can be observed
H(139) low libido, roots and leaves of Desmodium ramosissimum are boiled with those of Tragia furialis and Clerodendrum buchanannii in water and one glass of the decoction administered daily to increase libido
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region, Bugabo ward)
Vernacular name : msharazi (Upupu)
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)
Symptoms : H(022), H(139)
Recipes : H(022) to dilate birth canal, barks of Garcinia buchananii extract VO. [from ref. HC 28 ]
H(139) aphrodisiac, ripe fruits of Garcinia buchananii are eaten [from ref. HC 28 ]
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (South-central)
Vernacular name : mutunduru
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)
Symptoms : H(017), H(139)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac, ripe fruits of Garcinia buchananii, VO.
H(017) bark:extract drunk to reduce birth canal
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (centre-sud)
Vernacular name : mutunduru
Reference HO 25
Author(s) : Okullo, J.B.L, F. Omujal, C. Bigirimana, P. Isubikalu, M. Malinga, E. Bizuru, A. Namutebi, B.B. Obaa, J.G. Agea
Title : Ethno-Medicinal Uses of Selected Indigenous Fruit Trees from the Lake Victoria Basin Districts in Uganda. Journal of Medicinal Plants Studies, Volume: 2, pp 78-88 (2014)
Symptoms : H(001), H(013), H(036), H(037), H(046), H(051), H(068), H(080), H(082), H(090), H(103), H(104), H(151), H(171), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) eye diseases, leaves of Garcinia buchananii
H(013) ulcers, leaves, barks, decoction
H(036) dizziness, H(037) cough, barks, leaves, decoction
H(037) chest pain, barks, smoking
H(046) measles, leaves, decoction
H(051) paludism, H(068) helminth infection, barks, decoction
H(080) allergies, H(082) asthma, leaves, decoction
H(090) cardiovascular condition, H(103) tooth ache, barks, chew
H(104) gastrointestinal disorders, leaves, barks, decoction
H(151) hypertension, H(171) diabetes, barks, decoction
H(201) evil spirits, leaves, barks, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda ( Lake Victoria Basin District)
Vernacular name : ensali (Lusoga, Luganda), nsaala (Luganda)
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(012), H(171)
Recipes : H(012) hurting bones, H(171) diabetes, pound roots of Garcinia buchananii add to tea
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : musali (Luganda)
Reference HT 51
Author(s) : Tuasha N. , B. Petros, Z. Asfaw
Title : Medicinal plants used by traditional healers to treat malignancies and other human ailments in Dalle District, Sidama Zone, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:15 , (2018)
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) sexual impotence in male (Arrisho), the bark of Garcinia buchananii is peeled carefully, boiled, cooled, and drunk; The same application in the third day from the treatment regimen by Sida ovata
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Dalle District)
Vernacular name : soloolsa (Sidamuafoo)
Reference VW 08
Author(s) : Wanzala, W., W. Takken, W. R. Mukabana, A. O. Pala & A. Hassanali
Title : Ethnoknowledge of Bukusu community on livestock tick prevention and control in Bungoma district, western Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 140, 298– 324 (2012)
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 8) against livestock ticks, twigs, barks, root, fruits of Garcinia buchananii used to make suspension, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukhomeli