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Official name : Leonotis ocymifolia (Burm.f.) Iwarsson
Family : Lamiaceae

10 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 55
Author(s) : Avigdor, E., H Wohlmuth, Z. Asfaw, T. Awas
Title : The current status of knowledge of herbal medicine and medicinal plants in Fiche, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:38 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/38
Symptoms : H(013), H(018)
Recipes : H(013) ulcer of the neck (nkersa), chopped leaves of Leonotis ocymifolia are applied to the ulcer for 24 hours
H(018) headache (ras metat), leaves of Leonotis ocymifolia are rubbed between hands and put into nostrils to inhale or juice is squeezed out and drunk with coffee
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (City of Fiche, Oromia region)
Vernacular name : feres zeng (Amharic)
Reference HA 55
Author(s) : Avigdor, E., H Wohlmuth, Z. Asfaw, T. Awas
Title : The current status of knowledge of herbal medicine and medicinal plants in Fiche, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:38 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/38
Symptoms :
Recipes : Vv(000) sick chickens, ONS of Verbascum sinaiticum of Leonotis ocymifolia, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (City of Fiche, Oromia region)
Vernacular name : feres zeng (Amharic)
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 Leonotis ocymifolia, écraser and tie
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : ferezeng (Amharic)
Reference HL 24
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa, P. Van Damme
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used for human ailments in Ankober District, North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:63 ( 2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/63 + Additional fil
Symptoms : H(077)
Recipes : H(077) nausea, fresh leaves of Leonotis ocymifolia, crush, homogenize with cold water and drink
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : ras kimir (Amharic)
Reference HN 25
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N., R. W. Bussmann, B. Gemmill, L.E. Newton & V. W. Ngumi
Title : Utilisation of weed species as sources of traditional medicines in central Kenya. Lyonia, Volume 7 (2), pp. 71-87, (december 2004)
Symptoms : H(008), H(038), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(038) urinary problems, H(104) stomach pains, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (central province) (Kikuyu people)
Vernacular name : nyua cui (Kikuyu)
Reference HV 09
Author(s) : Van Wyk, B.-E. , H. de Wet , F.R. Van Heerden
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in the southeastern Karoo South Africa Journal of Botany , 74, pp. 696–704, (2008)
Symptoms : H(018), H(082), H(104), H(108), H(151)
Recipes : H(018) headache, dried, powdered leaves of Leonotis ocymifolia used as a snuff.
H(082) asthma chest (not for cough) drink a leaf infusion
H(104) stomach, H(108) colds, H(151) high blood pressure, ONS, RNS.
H(082) asthma, drink a leaf infusion.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Southeastern Karoo, Graaff-Reinet region)
Vernacular name : kopdagga or klipdagga (Afrikaans language)
Reference HV 51
Author(s) : Van Wyk, B.-E.
Title : A review of Khoi-San and Cape Dutch medical ethnobotany. Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume 119, pp.331–341 (2008)
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(018), H(020), H(037), H(116)
Recipes : Leaves of Leonotis ocymifolia; H(006)purgative, H(116) emmenagogue; H(018) headache, H(037) bronchitis; H(001) eye ointment; H(037) seeds for bronchitis, H(018) headache, H(020) snakebite antidote; first aid in poisoning (South African plant with a wide distribution that is also traditionally used in the Sotho and Nguni cultures) from Pappe (1847); (1850); (1857); from Smith (1895); from MacOwan (1897); from Dykman (1908); from Kling (1923) from Laidler (1928) reference to be found in HV 51_van Wyk
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa ((from Namaqualand to the Eastern Cape)
Vernacular name : klipdagga (Khoi/Nama)
Reference VH 16
Author(s) : Hulme, M.M.
Title : Wild Flowers of Natal. Shuter & Shooter, Pietermaritzburg. (1954) (partially from HC 26)
Symptoms : V(117)
Recipes : Vv(138) prevention again...., pounded roots and leaves of Leonotis ocymifolia are added to drinking water to prevent sickness in poultry
Vb(117) gallsickness in cattle, roots, leaves, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Natal region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VL 21
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa, P. Van Damme
Title : Ethnoveterinary plants of Ankober District, North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 10:21 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/21
Symptoms : V(041)
Recipes : Vb(041) anthrax, fresh roots of Leonotis ocymifolia, pound, homogenize with cold water and allow the animal to drink it or pour it on infected part.. (Mixed with Maesa lanceolata , Nuxia congesta)
Vb(041) blackleg, fresh roots of Leonotis ocymifolia, pound, homogenize with cold water and allow the animal to drink it or pour it on infected part.
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : ras kimir (Amharic)
Reference VY 01
Author(s) : Yineger, H., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, E. Lulekal
Title : Ethnoveterinary medicinal plants at Bale Mountains National Park, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 112, pp. 55 - 70 (2007) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874107000669
Symptoms : V(003), V(041)
Recipes : V(003) badhaftu (external swelling with ultimately burst and discharges of pus), fresh leaves of Artemisis absinthium of Nicotiana tabaccum of Leonotis ocymifolia, bulbs of Allium sativum are crushed and tied over the wound after contacting swollen site to glowing iron
V(041) anthrax (dhibe sanga), fresh crushed roots are mixed with cold H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : bakolu