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Official name : Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Family : Simaroubaceae
Synonyms : Harrisonia occidentalis Engl.

60 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 07
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K. Taffame
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(004), H(171)
Recipes : H(004), leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(171) sugared, leaves of Bridelia ferruginea of Combretum glutinosum of Combretum micranthum of Harrisonia abyssinica of Cinnamomum zeylanicum of Oxytenanthera abyssinica of Irvingia gabonensis of Crateva religiosa of Flavourtia flavescens, stems with leaves of Ocimum basilicum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(171) sugared, leaves of Bridelia ferruginea, decoction, VO.
H(171) sugared, leaves of Bridelia ferruginea, decoction, to filter, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : hedjan (Mina), hadjo, hedja (Ewé)
Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya 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(051), H(112)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, root soaked in water and the decoction is used for preventing and curing paludism
H(112), idem used for inducing abortion
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : lasaramai (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HA 37
Author(s) : Abbink, J.
Title : Medicinal and ritual plants of the Ethiopian southwest : an account of recent research. Article on Internethttp (1995) ://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/ikdm/3-2/articles/abbink.html Indigenous knowledge and development monitor (http://www.nufficcs.nl/ciran/ikdm/ )
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), young Suri herders drunk the crushed bark in H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Dizi, Suri & Me'en tribes)
Vernacular name : dokay (Suri)
Reference HA 54
Author(s) : Apema, R., D. Mozouloua, E. Kosh-Komba & Y. Ngoule
Title : Les plantes médicinales utilisées dans le traitement de l'hypertension artérielle par les tradipraticiens à Bangui http://www.gfmer.ch/Activites_internationales_Fr/PDF/HTA-Apema-2011.pdf
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) skin infection, decoction stems with leaves of Harissonia abyssinica, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : kpatikikonman (Fon)
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(100), H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(100) blennorrage, H(103) tooth diseases, H(104) belly pains, ONS. of Harrisonia occidentalis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : biggo (Shien), louakoukoma (Malinke), pinkou, pingou (Baoule), sénéséné (Gouro)
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(013), H(020), H(068)
Recipes : H(013), ONS., RNS.
H(020) snake, ONS., RNS.
H(068), ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HC 13f
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.VI. Angiosperms (Sapotaceae to Zingiberaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp. 83 - 103, (1993)
Symptoms : H(001), H(037), H(068), H(091), H(100), H(101), H(139), H(157), H(169)
Recipes : H(001), H(091), roots are cooked of Harrisonia abyssinica , Vigna unguiculata in the soup
H(037) pleurisy, H(068)bilh, H(100) gono., H(101), H(139), H(169), decoction (H2O) roots, VO.
H(157) childs, decoction (H2O) of roots of Capsicum frutescens, Flueggea virosa, Harrisonia abyssinica, Lantana viburnoides, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : mkunzu (Zigua), mkusu (Saamba, Swahili, Zigua)
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, maceration of leaves and roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Beni, Sernliki, Uele)
Vernacular name : nkoromando (Kiswahili) kilu (Uele), bakiwe (Azande), umufantangwe, muganzacaro (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HD 10
Author(s) : De Graer, A.M.
Title : L'art de guérir chez les Azande. Congo, tome 1, n°2, 220 - 254, (1929), n°3, 361 - 408, (1929)
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo)
Vernacular name : bakiwe (Zande)
Reference HG 17
Author(s) : Geissler, W., S. A. Harris, R. J. Prince, A. Olsen, R. A. Odhiambo, H. Oketch-Rabah, P. A. Madiega, A. Andersen, P. Molgaard
Title : Medicinal plants used by Luo mothers and children in Bondo district, Kenya. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102001915 Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 83, pp. 39 - 54 (2002)
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), H(104) yamo, roots infusion or decoction of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya Bondo district)
Vernacular name : pedo (Luo)
Reference HH 06c
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. III. Plants of the families Papilionaceae - Vitaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 9, pp. 237 - 260 (1983)
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033), sterility women, fresh root bark of Albizia anthelmintica + roots of Cyphostemma adenocaule, Harrisonia abyssinica , boiled with eggs, the decoction VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mnkusu, mkusu, mdengwe (Korogwe district)
Reference HH 16
Author(s) : Haerdi, F.
Title : Afrikanische Heilpflanzen. Die Eingeborenen-Heilpflanzen des Ulanga- Distriktes Tanganjikas (Ostafrika). Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 1-278 (1964) Published : 1964, Verlag für Recht und Gesellschaft (Basel)
Symptoms : H(013), H(018), H(026), H(051), H(068)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, H(026) painful menstruation, extract from roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
H(018) headache, extract of leaves, inhalation
H(051) paludism, roots extract + leaves juice, VO.
H(068) vermifuge, leaves juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : msangalasi (Kimbunga), mkangalakasa (Kipogoro)
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(000), H(051)
Recipes : H(000), H(051) paludism, H(051), paludism, fever, general health; remove bark of root, boil root in water, drink; is said to enter blood.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HJ 02
Author(s) : Johns, T., J.O. Kokwaro & E.K. Kimanani
Title : Herbal remedies of the Luo of Siaya District, Kenya: establishing quantitative criteria for consensus. Economic Botany, 44, 3, 369 - 381, (1990)
Symptoms : H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(100, 3), roots, decoction (H2O) or roots, Harrisonia abyssinica, Aphania senegalensis (ochol), decoction (H2O), RNS.
H(104, 8) stomach, roots, decoction (H2O) or roots, Harrisonia abyssinica, Aphania senegalensis (ochol), decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Luo, district of Siaya)
Vernacular name : pedo ( Luo )
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, 16), gastrointestinal deaseases, stomach pain, diarrhoea, constipation (12% of134 informators for HJ 04), roots
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (districts of Tarime, Musona , region of Mara ), Kenya (district of Homa Bay, Migori)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HJ 07
Author(s) : Johns, T., E. B. Mhoro, Pius Sanaya & E.K. Kimanani
Title : Herbal remedies of the Batemi of Ngorongoro district, Tanzania a quantitative appraisal Economic Botany 48 (1) pp. 90-95. (1994)
Symptoms : H(007), H(037), H(051), H(113)
Recipes : H(007) diurétique racines de Harrisonia abyssinica ajoutée à la soupe
H(037) toux, racines, mâchées et jus avalé
H(051) fièvre , decoction de racines de Harrisonia abyssinica ajoutée à la soupe
H(113) rhumatisme aux jointures) racines de Harrisonia abyssinica ajoutées à du lait ou decoction de racines ajoutée à la soupe, VO
H(113) maux du corps (rhumatismes?) decoction de racine, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Batemi of the Ngorongoro district)
Vernacular name : toro (Batemi)
Reference HK 02
Author(s) : Keita, S.M., J.T. Arnason, B.R. Baum, R.Marles, F. Camara, & A.K. Traore
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique traditionnelle de quelques plantes médicinales anthelmintiques de la République de Guinée. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 9, n° 2, 119 - 134, (1995)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), barks from roots, powder, to be eaten
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Republic of)
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(015y), H(020), H(034), H(051), H(077), H(086), H(097), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(100) gono., roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : kidori (Digo, Kenya), mkidunya (Kakamega), mkoromando (Swahili, Kenya), mulilyulu (Kamba, Kenya), omindi, pedo (Luo, Kenya), orongonwe (Kurya), sabuini (Boni, Kenya), lasaramai (Samburu, Kenya)
Reference HK 21
Author(s) : Kayonga, A. & F. X. Habiyaremye
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et plantes médicinales rwandaises. Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques de la flore rwandaise.Préfecture de Gisenyi.Univ. Nat. Rwanda Centre universitaire de recherche sur la pharmacopée et la médecine traditionnelle, CURPHAMETRA, inédit, 121p., (1987)
Symptoms : H(145)
Recipes : H(145), leaves Chenopodium procerum, Apodytes dimidiata, Harrisonia abyssinica , maceration, hip-bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : umuganzacyaro
Reference HK 22
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & A. Bouquet
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques de la Côte-d'Ivoire - Haute-Volta.Mission d'étude de la pharmacopée indigène en A.O.F. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 300 p., (1950)
Symptoms : H(008), H(100)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(100), pulp of roots or pulpp of stems with leaves, diluted in hot H2O, VO. + enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : kounégré (Guéré), gankéné (Gouro), gounénagréi (Bété), pingou, kouengou (Agrié), pingou, béningo (Abron), gélé gélé audio, liffan (Koulango)
Reference HK 25
Author(s) : Keita, S. M. & al.
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique traditionnelle de quelques plantes médicinales anthelminthiques de la Haute-Guinée (République de Guinée) Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 13, 49 - 65, (1999)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), barks from the roots, powder, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Republic of)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 33
Author(s) : Kaendi, J.M.
Title : Kaendi, J.M. (1994) Coping with malaria and visceral leishmaniasis (kala-azar) in Baringo District, Kenya: Implications for disease control Ph.D. thesis, University of California, Los Angeles. Friom : Indigenous knowledge in the management of malaria and visceral leishmaniasis among the Tugen of Kenya . Indigenous Knowledge and Development Monitor, april 1997 (http://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/ikdm/ )
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism the roots of this plant are used.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : kipchepkwere (Tugen)
Reference HK 36a
Author(s) : Kareru, P. G., G. M. Kenji, A. N. Gachanja, J. M. Keriko, G. Mungai
Title : Traditional medicine among the Embu and Mbeere peoples of Kenya. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Volume 4 (1): 75 - 86 (2007) http://journals.sfu.ca/africanem/index.php/ajtcam/article/view/160/172
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(113), H(124)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, roots of Harrisonia abyssinica soaked in H2O, to boil, VO.
H(051) paludism, roots boiled, VO. 2 X/ day during 1 week
H(113) rheumatism (back-ache and joint-ache), leaves and roots boiled + goat soup, VO.
H(124) bleeding, decoction of barks, VO + ashes and juice, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
Vernacular name : mutagataga (Embu)
Reference HK 54
Author(s) : Kamatenesi, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa, A. Acipa
Title : Medicinal plants of Otwal and Ngai Sub Counties in Oyam District, Nothern Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2011), 7:7 doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-7-7
Symptoms : H(014), H(068)
Recipes : H(014) sores on head of children, leaves of Harrisonia occidentalist, crushed, rubbed on affected area twice
H(068) worms, roots crushed, mixed in warm H2O, extract VO. 500ml a day
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Uganda (Oyam District)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 72
Author(s) : Kpodar, M., S. D. Karou, G. Katawa, K. Anani, H. E. Gbekley, Y. Adjrah, T. Tchacondo, K. Batawila, J. Simpore
Title : An ethnobotanical study of plants used to treat liver diseases in the Maritime region of Togo Journal of Ethnopharmacology 181, 263–273 (2016)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver diseases, decoction of leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica
Region : West Africa
Country : Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name : hedza
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 : V(130)
Recipes : Vb(130) inability to walk properly (dereba), fresh roots and leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica, crush and drink
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : tebenai (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HL 20
Author(s) : Lacroix, D. , S. Prado, D. Kamoga , J. Kasenene , J. Namukobe , S. Krief , V. Dumontet, E. Mouray, B. Bodo, F. Brunois
Title : Antiplasmodial and cytotoxic activities of medicinal plants traditionally used in the village of Kiohima, Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 133, 850–855, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110007981
Symptoms : H(008), H(014)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea,H(014) worm, leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica juice mixed with H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omurarike (Rutooro)
Reference HM 09
Author(s) : Minja, M.M.J.
Title : The Maasai Wonder Plants. People and Plants training workshop held at the Tropical Pesticides Research Institute, Arusha, Tanzania, 15th – 18th march 1999.
Symptoms : H(200)
Recipes : H(200), root + stem, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Simanjiro country)
Vernacular name : engiloilo (Maasai)
Reference HM 24
Author(s) : Moshi, Mainen J., Godeliver A.B. Kagashe & Zakaria H. Mbwambo
Title : Plants used to treat epilepsy by Tanzanian traditional healers. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 97, pp.327-336 ( 2005)
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, roots boiled with water, VO. two table spoonfuls taken twice a day, until recovery
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East) (Temeke District)
Vernacular name : ndelagwa (Sambaa)
Reference HM 26
Author(s) : Munguti, K (Dr.)
Title : Indigenous knowledge in the management of malaria and visceral leishmaniasis among the Tugen of Kenya. Article on Internet (1996) http://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/ikdm/5-1/articles/mungutiart.htm
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism the roots of this plant are used.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Tugen tribe)
Vernacular name : kipchepkwere
Reference HM 31
Author(s) : Maregesi, S. M., O.D. Ngassapa, L. Pieters, A.J. Vlietinck
Title : Ethnopharmacological suvey of the Bunda district, Tanzania: Plants used to treat infectious diseases. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 113, pp. 457 - 470 (2007)
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(051)
Recipes : H(008, 10),H(013) abscess, H(051), H(051) paludism peeled roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, decoction, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Bunda district)
Vernacular name : lisawa (Jita)
Reference HM 32
Author(s) : Magassouba, F.B., A. Dialloa, M. Kouyaté, F. Mara, O.Bangoura, A. Camara, S. Traoré, A.K. Diall, G. Camara, S. Traoré, A. Keita, M.K. Camara, R. Barry, S. Keita, K. Oularé, M.S. Barry, M. Donzo, K. Camara, K. Toté, D. Vanden Berghe, J. Totté, L.. Pieters, A.J. Vlietinck, A.M. Baldé
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and antibacterial activity of some plants used in Guinean traditional medicine. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 114, pp. 44 - 53 (2007)
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045, 1) antiseptic, again infection, stem barks of Harrisonia abyssinica decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : nyiale dowo
Reference HM 38
Author(s) : Muthaura, C.N. , G.M. Rukunga, S.C. Chhabra, G.M. Mungai & E.N.M. Njagi
Title : Traditional phytotherapy of some remedies used in treatment of malaria in Meru district of Kenya. South African Journal of Botany , Volume 73, Issue 3, Pages 402-411 (2007)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction, hot water extract of roots barks of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Meru district, Gatunga region)
Vernacular name : mutagata
Reference HM 39
Author(s) : Medley, K
Title : Extractive forest resources of the Tana river national primate reserve, Kenya Economic Botany 47 (2) pp. 171-183. (1993)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach, decoction of roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mt. Kenya and the Aberdare mountain range)
Vernacular name : cheiwa (Pokomo)
Reference HM 46
Author(s) : Muthee, J.K., D.W. Gakuya, J.M. Mbaria, P.G. Kareru, C.M. Mulei, F.K. Njonge
Title : Ethnobotanical study of anthelmintic and other medicinal plants traditionally used in Loitoktok district of Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 135, 15–21, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111000766
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100, 1) venereal diseases, roots of Harisonia abyssinica, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : kenya (Loitoktok district)
Vernacular name : enkisar ngatuny
Reference HM 5k
Author(s) : Masinde, P.S.
Title : Medicinal plants of the Marachi people of Kenya, 747 -753, (1996) The Biodiversity of African Plants.Proceedings14 th AETFATCongress.Wageningen, The Netherlands, 22 - 27 augustus 1994. Edited by J.G. van der Maesen, X.M. van der Burgt & J.M. van Medenbach de Rooy.Kluwer Academic Publishers, 861 p., (1996)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), roots, decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : marachi
Reference HM 73
Author(s) : Muthaura, C.N., G.M. Rukunga, S.C. Chhabra, G.M. Mungai, E.N.M. Njagi
Title : Traditional antimalarial phytotherapy remedies used by the Kwale community of the Kenyan Coast Journal of Ethnopharmacology 114, 377–386 (2007)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, roots bark of Harrisonia abyssinica, infusion in hot water, nfusion in hot water, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( Kenyan Coast)
Vernacular name : kidori (Digo)
Reference HM 7k
Author(s) : Mshiu, E.N.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle et la médecine moderne, 160 - 171, (1979) Quatrième symposium inter-africain OUA / CSTR sur la Pharmacopée traditionnelle et les plantes médicinales africaines.(Le Abidgan-Côte d'Ivoire, 25-29 septembre 1979) Rapport et recommandations, Lagos, OUA / CSTR, P. M. B. 2359, Lagos, Nigeria.Cairo, University Press, 744 p. (1983)
Symptoms : H(014), H(094)
Recipes : H(014), H(094), barks of roots, plant, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
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(013), H(030), H(051), H(109), H(113)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, H(030) retention of afterbirth, H(051) paludism, H(109) lumbago, H(113) rheumatism, leaves, roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, Grinding, hot decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu district)
Vernacular name : lasarama (Samburu)
Reference HN 29
Author(s) : Nguta, J.M., J.M. Mbaria, D.W. Gakuya, P.K. Gathumbi, S.G. Kiama
Title : Antimalarial herbal remedies of Msambweni, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 128, 424–432 (2010)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 3), roots barks, leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica, decoction, VO., one cup is taken 3 X / day for 2–3 days.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Msambweni)
Vernacular name : mdungu / chidore(Digo/Giriama)
Reference HN 32
Author(s) : Nagata, J. M., A. R. Jew, J. M. Kimeud, C. R. Salmena, E. A. Bukusi, C. R. Cohen
Title : Medical pluralism on Mfangano Island: Use of medicinal plants among persons living with HIV/AIDS in Suba District, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 135, 501–509, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002029
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(104) stomach ache, roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, infusion drunk, decoction VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Suba District)
Vernacular name : pedo (Luo), ekiragi (Suba)
Reference HN 33
Author(s) : Nguta, J.M., J.M. Mbaria, D.W. Gakuya, P.K. Gathumbi, S.G. Kiama
Title : Traditional antimalarial phytotherapy remedies used by the South Coast community, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 131, 256–267 (2010)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 52 ) paludism, rootsbarks, leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mdungu / chidore (Digo) / Giriama)
Reference HO 08
Author(s) : Okello J., P.Ssegawa
Title : Medicinal plants used by communities of Ngai Subcounty, Apac District, northern Uganda. African Journal of Ecology, Volume 45 (Suppl.1), pp. 76 - 83 (2007)
Symptoms : H(030)
Recipes : H(030) retained placenta, pounded roots extract of Harrisonia occidentalis in 1/2 glass H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Ngai Subcounty, Apac District)
Vernacular name : akere
Reference HO 11
Author(s) : Otieno, J. N., K. M. M. Hosea, H. V. Lyaruu & R. L. A. Mahunnah.
Title : Multi-Plant or Single-Plant extracts, whichs is the most effective for local healing in Tanzania? African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 5 (2): 165 - 172, (2008)
Symptoms : H(008), H(033), H(068), H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(008) amoebic dysentery, principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, RNS.
H(033) infertile women, principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Clerodendrum mrycoides., Rhoicissus revoillii, RNS.
H(068) bilharziasis, principaly roots extracts of Sclerocarya birrea, Harrisonia abyssinica, Acacia hockii, Carissa edulis, RNS.
H(100) veneral diseases, principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Euclea natalensis, Gomphocarpus fructicosus, Aloe secundiflora, RNS.
H(100) veneral diseases, principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, Capparis fascicularis, Sansevieria enhlenbergia, Asparasgus flagellaris, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, Dichrostachys cinerea, Aloe secundiflora, Acacia brevispica, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Zanthoxylum chalybeum, Withania somnifera, Ximenia caffra, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HR 12a
Author(s) : Runyoro, D.K.B., O.D. Ngassapa, M.I. Matee, C.C. Joseph, M.J. Moshi
Title : Medicinal plants used by Tanzanian traditional healers in the management of "Candida" infections. Journal of Ethnopharmacology Vol. 106; pp. 158 - 165 (2006)
Symptoms : H(087)
Recipes : H(087) vaginal candidiasis, roots are boiled, VO., 2 spooful, 3 X / day
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (North-eastern zone)
Vernacular name : mkusu (Swahili)
Reference HS 11
Author(s) : Sugiyama, Y. & J. Koman
Title : The flora of Bossou: its utilization by chimpanzees and humans. African study monographs, 13, 3, 127 - 169, (1992)
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), barks
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea ( Bossou region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 21
Author(s) : Tra Bi Fézan, H.
Title : Utilisations des plantes, par l'homme, dans les forêts classées du Haut-Sassandra et de Scio, en Côte-d'Ivoire. Thèse de Doctorat, 3ème cycle, Université de Cocody-Abidjan, Faculté des Sciences et Techniques, (1997)
Symptoms : H(014), H(046), H(104)
Recipes : H(014) itch, H(046) varicella, leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica, RNS.
H(104), roots of Harrisonia., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (forest of Scio)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 21
Author(s) : Tra Bi Fézan, H.
Title : Utilisations des plantes, par l'homme, dans les forêts classées du Haut-Sassandra et de Scio, en Côte-d'Ivoire. Thèse de Doctorat, 3ème cycle, Université de Cocody-Abidjan, Faculté des Sciences et Techniques, (1997)
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026), leaves, roots of Harrisonia abyssinica of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(026), fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, barks of Anthocleista djalonensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (forest of Haut-Sassandra)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 28
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103001612
Symptoms : H(004), H(018), H(020), H(051), H(093), H(100), H(125), H(169), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) wound, infusion of leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica, local application
H(018) migraine, roots powder of Harrisonia in scarifications and in nostrils
H(020) snake, infusion of roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
H(051) fever, infusion of leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
H(093) antidote, decoction of roots of Harrisonia in banana beer "tonto", VO.
H(100) syphilis, decoction of roots powder of leaves of Harrisonia in tea
H(125) miss odetranspiration, roots powder of Harrisonia in tea
H(169) hernia infusion or decoction of roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
H(201) insanity, infusion of roots of Harrisonia , instillation in nostrils
H(201) bad spirits, to smoke roots and leaves of Harrisonia
H(201) remove spells, roots powder in scarifications
H(201) gardens protection, roots of Harrisonia plantées planted in the garden
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name : lushaike
Reference HT 29
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S.
Title : Herbal medicines used in the treatment of malaria in Budiope county, Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 116, pp. 33-42 (2008)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Budiope country
Vernacular name : lushaike (Lusoga)
Reference HT 2k
Author(s) : Timberlake, J. R.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), roots chewed, boiled root infusion used for stomach complaints.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name : mukurkona
Reference HT 35
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S., C. B. Kukunda, P. J. Waako
Title : Medicinal plants used by traditional medicine practitioners in the treatment of tuberculosis and related ailments in Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume127, pp. 130–136 (2010) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19799983
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 1) roots barks of Harrisonia abyssinica, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (districts of Kamuli, Nakapiripirit and Kisoro)
Vernacular name : lushaike
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(013), V(030), V(087)
Recipes : Vb (013) + Vb(087), Vc (013) + Vc(087),Vo (013) + Vo(087), pounded leaves on abscess, to make an incision in the abscess and to remove the pus
Vb(030), roots, pounded leaves, decoction during 30', VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Luo)
Vernacular name : pedo (Luo)
Reference VE 04
Author(s) : Ejobi, F., R.D. Mosha, S. Ndege & D. Kamoga
Title : Etno-Veterinary Medicinal Plants of the Lake Victoria Basin: A Bioprospection Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances 6 (2): 257-261 (2007)
Symptoms : V(035)
Recipes : V(035) East Coat Fever, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : msoma (Swahili / Sukuma)
Reference VG 25
Author(s) : Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title : Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874109000233
Symptoms : V(004), V(014), V(037), V(047), V(068), V(109)
Recipes : Vb(004) wound (ajome), poultice with leaves and roots of Harrisonia abyssinica (receipt from the Bokora and Pian tribes)
Vb(004) wound (ajome), H2O extract of roots, RNS. (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Vb(004) wound (ajome), powder of roots, local application (receipt from the Bokora and Pian tribes)
Vb(004) wound (ajome), H2O extract of leaves, local application (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Vb(004) wound in rectum (ajome akimojong), poultice with leaves and roots (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Vb(004) wound with Vb(068) maggots (epaara ka ngikur), Vb(109) chronic neck/back, poultice with leaves and roots of Harrisonia abyssinica with amphibolitic asbestos & cooking oil (receipt from the Bokora and Pian tribes)
Vb(014) mange (emitina) , poultice with leaves and roots (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(014) dermatophilosis, poultice of leaves and roots with oil or water (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(037) pleuropneumonia (contagious bovine/caprine) (loukoi) , H2O extract from roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, RNS. (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(047) heartwater (lokou), H2O extract of roots, RNS. (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(068) fly and Vb(068) maggots control (akiretakin ngicucka ngikur), poultice of leaves and fruits (receipt from the Bokora and Pian tribes)
Vb(068) fly repellent (akirit ngicuc), poultice with leaves (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Vb(068) maggots (ngikur ke kwam), H2O extract of roots, local application. (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Vb(068) maggots (ngikur ke kwam), urine extract of roots and barks + butter, local application. (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name : ekere (Ngakarimojong)
Reference VK 08
Author(s) : Kasonia, K., M. Ansay, N. Basegere, P. Gustin, S. Kaba, M. Katsongeri & M. Matamba
Title : Note d'ethnopharmacologie vétérinaire en cas de verminoses, diarrhée, coprostase et météorisme au Kivu et Kibali-Ituri (Zaïre). Tropicultura, Vol. 9, n° 4, 169 - 172, (1991)
Symptoms : V(049)
Recipes : Vb(049), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu & Kibali-Ituri )
Vernacular name : ngunga (Kinande), bakiwe (Kihema)
Reference VM 47
Author(s) : Mafimisebi, T.E., A.E.Oguntade, A.N. Fajemisin, O.P. Aiyelari
Title : Local knowledge and socio-economic determinants of traditional medicines utilization in livestock health management in Southwest Nigeria. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 8:2, (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-2.pdf
Symptoms : V(052)
Recipes : V(052) haemorrhagic septicemia , coating the area of pain with molasses and ash of Harrisonia abyssiniea
Region : West Africa
Country : Southwest Nigeria
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference VN 30
Author(s) : Nalule, A.S. , J. M. Mbaria, D. Olila & J. W. Kimenju
Title : Ethnopharmacological practices in management of livestock helminthes by pastoral communities in the drylands of Uganda Livestock Research for Rural Development 23 (2) 2011
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pounded 1kg roots bark of Harrisonia abyssinica in 2 liters of H2O boil, drench 250 mls
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : ndalike, kalarike
Reference VT 24
Author(s) : Tabuti John R. S., Shivcharn S. Dhillion & Kaare A. Lye
Title : Ethnoveterinary medicines for cattle (Bos indicus) in Bulamogi county, Uganda: plant species and mode of use. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 279-286 (2003) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103002654
Symptoms : V(008), V(035)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhoea, roots of Harinsonia abyssinica, Vernonia amygdalina + salt, VO. 20 l.
Vb(035) east coast fever, roots, infusion, VO.
Vb(035) east coast fever, ONS of Harrisonia abyssinica + above ground part of Oxygonum sinuatum, VO. 200 ml, 3 X / day, during 5 days
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Bulamogi county)
Vernacular name : lushaike
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) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874112000347
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf, root, bark, stem of Harrisonia abyssinica, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : sibondwe