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Official name : Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae

58 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 05
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism, leaves of Indigofera arrecta, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(008), H(014), H(100)
Recipes : H(008), leaves of Gallinsoga parviflora of Priva cordifolia of Indigoirona arrecta, maceration (H2O), VO. + ground from a white ans nest
H(014), leaves of Solanum incanum of Indigoirona arrecta, to dry, powder, to dilute, local application + mineral oil
H(100) granulome inguinal vénérien, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Diodia scandens of Plectranthus amboinicus of Indigoirona arrecta , to pound, to dilute (H2O), VO. + hip bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 22
Author(s) : Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title : Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis child, roots, maceration VO., 2 X / day
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muswiswa (Luvenda)
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(202)
Recipes : H(202) dark green juice of Indigofera arrecta squeezed from leaves applied to lips as cosmetics.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : imeim (Dorobo) (Suiei)
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(004), H(008), H(014), H(018), H(020), H(027), H(031), H(038), H(053), H(055), H(056), H(068), H(091), H(094), H(104), H(113), H(145), H(171), H(172), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) inflammation of the conjunctiva, leaves of Indigofera arrecta, juice, drops in eyes
H(004) wounds, leaves and roots of Indigofera., to macerate (H2O), local application
H(004) wounds, leaves and roots of Indigofera., local application
H(004) wounds, roots of Indigofera., powder, local application (unguent)
H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash, H(201) psychosis again the bad spirits, leaves of Indigofera arrecta, leaves and roots of Vernonia amygdalina, to macerate (H2O), VO.
H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash, H(201) psychosis again the bad spirits, leaves of Indigofera., infusion (H2O), VO., enema
H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash, H(201) psychosis again the bad spirits, leaves of Indigofera arrecta, stems with leaves of Sida cordifolia, infusion (H2O), drops in nose, drops in ears
H(014) itch, leaves of Indigofera., powder, local application (unguent)
H(020) snake, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, roots of Indigofera arrecta, to pound, local application
H(020) snake, roots of Indigofera arrecta, to pound, local application
H(027) placenta (right insertion), leaves of Indigofera., to macerate (H2O), VO.
H(031), roots of Indigofera., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038) urinary deseases, H(104) dyspepsia, colics, roots of Clutia abyssinica of Indigofera arrecta of Protea madiensis, leaves et roots of Ranunculus multifidus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), H(104) colic, dyspepsia, leaves of Erlangea schimperi of Hibiscus fuscus, leaves et roots of Indigofera arrecta, barks stem, branche, trunk of Parinari curatellifolia, leaves of Plectranthus defoliatus, roots of Vernonia amygdalina, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO. + banana beer
H(053) otitis, roots of Indigofera., decoction (H2O), drops in ears
H(055), roots of Indigofera, decoction (H2O), enema
H(056) filariose, H(172) elephantiasis, leaves of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Desmodium repandum of Indigofera arecta of Oldenlandia lancifolia, decoction (H2O), local application, steam bath
H(068), leaves of Clausena anisata, roots of Indigofera arrecta, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), leaves of Clausena anisata, roots of Indigofera arrecta, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(068), roots of Indigofera arrecta, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), leaves of Indigofera arrecta, leaves et roots of Vernonia lasiopus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), leaves of Indigofera arrecta of Lantana trifolia of Plectranthus barbatus of Tephrosia vogelii, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) asthenia, leaves of Dissotis trothae of Guizotia scabra of Hoslundia opposita of Indigofera arrecta of Vigna unguiculata, infusion, VO.
H(091) childs, leaves of Anisopappus africanus of Bersama abyssinica of Clematis simensis of Clerodendrum myricoides of Clutia paxii of Dalbergia lactea of Desmonium barbatum of Dissotis brazzae of Dombeya bagshawei of Indigofera arrecta, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(094), H(145) rectum, leaves of Discopodium penninervium of Indigofera arrecta , juice, enema
H(104), leaves of Aspilia pluriseta of Indigofera arrecta, to macerate, VO.
H(104), leaves roots of Indigofera., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), leaves and roots of Indigofera arrecta of Vernonia lasiopus, to macerate (H2O), VO.
H(113), stems with leaves of Clerodendrum myricoides, barks stem, branche, trunk of Entada abyssinica of Indigofera arrecta of Securidaca longipedunculata of Steganotaenia araliacea, decoction (H2O), enema
H(171), roots of Catharanthus roseus of Indigofera arrecta of Stephania abyssinica, decoction (H2O), VO. (no suggared foods)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umushingisha, umusorora (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(104)
Recipes : H(104) belly, roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
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(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal cramp , crushed fresh homogenized root of Indigofera arrecta or chew fresh root
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : wuswussiyaa (Konta)
Reference HC 03
Author(s) : Cihyoka, M. A.
Title : AGEEP-Bushi, Bukavu. Kagala, SEMINAIRE-ATELIER SUR LES PLANTES MEDICINALES.Tenu par KAGALA (Kabare) du 21 au 23 juillet l999. Documentation of the Sub-Network PRELUDE
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, washed leaves and roots of Senecio stuhlmanii (ilalire, kalarire) Indigofera arrecta (kavunanfuka), 1 hand (10 grs) of leaves and 4 pinch of roots , to boil in 2 l. H2O.VO. 1/4 l. 3 X/ day. during 5 day. To eat before the cure. Effective
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kavunanfuka
Reference HC 13d
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.IV. Angiosperms (Mimosaceae to Papilionaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 29, pp. 295 - 323, (1990)
Symptoms : H(169), H(201)
Recipes : H(169), hernia, VO. decoction (H2O) roots barks
H(201), mental illness, VO. , roots barks, decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : mkwamba maji (Swahili), nyanje (Pare)
Reference HC 31
Author(s) : Chekole, G., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the environs of Tara-gedam and Amba remnant forests of Libo Kemkem District, northwest Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 11:4 (2015) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/11/1/4
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, racines fraîches de Indigofera arrecta, chew and absorb the juice
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(014), H(027y)
Recipes : H(014), dry leaves, powder on ill parts
H(027y), leaves, infusion, cure post partum
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umusororo (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 : V(134)
Recipes : V(134) put the snake on the run, crushed plants of Indigofera arrecta (umusororo) + Rubia cordifolia (umukararambwe) + Melanthera scandens (icyumwa) + Asparagus africanus (umushabishabi)+ Cassia sophera (umukuhayoka) + milk + pombe (local beer)., spread around the hut Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umusororo
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(003), H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(003) entorse, foulure (invune), dried leaf powder. Eczema clean with warm water, sprinkle
H(013) anthrax pustule (uruheri) + cauterize with a hot iron + make a paste of leaves by chewing, applying the paste on the pimples
H(014) gale (ubuheri), eczema (urukelera, ubulima), powder of leaves séchées. Nettoyer l'eczéma à l'eau chaude, soupowderr
H (014) eczema (lukerere), powder of leaves in the beer + butter. Local application
H(134) put the snake on the run, crushed plants of Indigofera arrecta (umusororo) + Rubia cordifolia (umukararambwe) + Melanthera scandens (icyumwa) + Asparagus africanus (umushabishabi)+ Cassia sophera (umukuhayoka) + milk + pombe (local beer)., spread around the hut Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umusororo (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(004), H(006), H(078), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(078) back, leaves of Indigofera arrecta, RNS.
H(006) + H(104) , H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Indigofera., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HF 01
Author(s) : Fernandez de la Pradilla, C.
Title : Des plantes qui nous ont guéris. Jeunesse d'Afrique, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso,Tome 1, 208 p., (1981), Tome 2, 101 p., (1985) Plantes médicinales contre les hépatites. Pabre, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 62 p., (1988)
Symptoms : H(013), H(103)
Recipes : H(013) gums, H(103), roots of Indigofera arrecta, decoction (H2O), mouth wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
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(006), H(007), H(026), H(033), H(038), H(092), H(104), H(157)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Indigofera arrecta, infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(006), H(007), leaves of Indigofera., powder, infusion (H2O), + wood ashes, VO.
H(033) femal, roots of the plant in flowers of Indigofera., to cook, VO. + meat
H(026), H(038), roots of Indigofera., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(092), roots of Indigofera, in vagina ( H(112) ?)
H(104), leaves of Indigofera., powder, infusion (H2O)
H(157), roots of Indigofera., local application, scarifications
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
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(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomachache, roots of Indigofera arrecta, RNS, VO.
Region : East Africa (Bench-Maji Zone)
Country : Ethiopia (Southwest)
Vernacular name : shersherit (Meinit language)
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(018), H(026)
Recipes : H(018), mildmild infusions, corresponding to about half a handful leaves per 200 ml water , VO. / hourly as needed to effect result (Bakiga)
H(026), mildmild infusions, corresponding to about half a handful leaves of Indigofera arrecta and Crassocephalum sacrobasis per 200 ml water , VO. / hourly as needed to effect result (Bakiga)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe
Vernacular name : not registered
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(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(068) ascaris, H(100) gonorrhoea, roots extract + leaves juice of Indigofera arrecta, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : java-indigo, natal-indigo (English), kichapichapi (Kimbunga), myengayenga (Kihehe)
Reference HK 01
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(091) asthenia, leaves of Guiera senegalensis of Ceiba pentandra of Rogeria adenophylla of Indigofera arrecta of Balanites aegyptiaca, stems with leaves of Opilia celtidifolia, to dry, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(104), roots of Indigofera, maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered