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Official name : Loranthus sp.
Family : Loranthaceae

41 reference(s) related to this plant

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(038), H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(038), H(104) colic, dyspepsia, leaves of Clerodendrum myricoides of Dissotis pterocaulo of Elephantopus plurisetus of Heteromorpha trifoliata of Hibiscus fuscus of Indigofera atriceps of Loranthus sp. of Nuxia congesta of Strichnos spinosa, decoction (H2O), enema
H(038), H(104) colic, dyspepsia, leaves of Loranthus sp. of Ochna schweinfurthiana, decoction (H2O), enema
H(091) kwash., stems with leaves of Dissotis coloneura of Loranthus sp., to carbonize, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : ingurukuzi (Kirundi)
Reference HB 33
Author(s) : Bhat, R.B., E.O. Etejere, V.T. Oladipo
Title : Ethnobotanical studies fron central Nigeria. Economic Botany, 44 (3), pp. 382-390, (1990)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : Harvest young and mature fresh leaves of Loranthus sp. at any time of the day
H(014) for skin deseases: Five or six dried leaves of Loranthus sp.are ground with one or two leaves of Parkia clappertoniana and one-fourth or one-half teaspoonful of potash; the powder is taken orally with pap .
Region : West Africa
Country : Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name : afomo (Yoruba, kauci (Hausa), obu egbee (Ibo)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomachache, mush whole plant of Loranthus sp. growing on Rourea orientalisas as food
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : injusu munhadozwarozwa, sambaucaranga, muziriri (Chindau)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) to chase away evil spirits, ash of the whole plant of Loranthus sp growing on Sclerocarya birrea, direct application
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : injusu mudangua (Chindau)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) to chase away evil spirits, whole plant of Loranthus sp.growing on Xeroderris stuhlmannii macerated in H2O, bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : injusu muvamaropa (Chindau)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) propitiatory (to make the spirits favorable to ...), ash of Loranthus sp. growing on Abelmoschus esculentus, direct application
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : injusu nofrire (Chindau)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(173)
Recipes : H(173) pleprosy, whole plant of Loranthus sp.growing on Afzelia quanzensis, macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : injusu mussocossa (Chindau)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(173)
Recipes : H(173) pleprosy, whole plant of Loranthus sp.growing on Cissus integrifolia, macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : injusu renja (Chindau)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, whole plant of Loranthus sp .growing on Combretum sp. not prepared, direct application
H(033) female infertility, mush of whole plant of Loranthus sp, as food
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : injusu chipoza (Chindau)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) propitiatory (to make the spirits favorable to ...), whole plant of Loranthus sp. not prepared, other
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : injusu marambacoupotua (Chindau)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : to chase away evil spirits, whole plant of Loranthus sp.macerated in H2O, bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : injusu dovetove (Chindau)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) propitiatory (to make the spirits favorable to ...), whole plant of Loranthus sp. growing on Hymenocardia acida, not prepared, other
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : injusu ivainofgare (Chindau)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) to chase away evil spirits, whole plant of Loranthus sp. growing on Kirkia acuminata macerated in H2O, bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : injusu muvumira (Chindau)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) propitiatory (to make the spirits favorable to ...), ash of the whole plant of Loranthus sp. growing on Ochna natalitia, direct application
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : injusu chissequera (Chindau)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) to chase away evil spirits, whole plant of Loranthus sp.growing on Piliostigma thonningii macerated in H2O, bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : injusu mussequessa (Chindau)
Reference HC 02
Author(s) : Chevalier, A. & M. Laffitte
Title : Une enquête sur les plantes médicinales de l'Afrique occidentale.Rev. Bot. Appl., Agric. Trop., 27, 165 - 175, (1937) http://www.persee.fr/web/revues/home/prescript/article/jatba_0370-3681_1937_num_17_187_5718
Symptoms : H(033), H(139)
Recipes : H(033) male infertility, H(139) aphrodisiac man, Prosopis africana is the supporting tree of a Loranthus sp. the macerated leaves are used
Region : Occidental Africa
Country : Africa (Occidental)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(005), H(008), H(018), H(031), H(033), H(036), H(037), H(068), H(082), H(099), H(104), H(109), H(130), H(156), H(157), H(158), H(168), H(184), H(201)
Recipes : H(001), whole plant of Loranthus sp., infusion (H2O), to wash
H(005) legs oedema, cramps, whole plant of Loranthus sp., infusion (H2O), bath
H(008), whole plant of Loranthus sp., powder, to dilute (milk), VO.
H(018),H(037) pneumo, whole plant of Loranthus sp, local application + scarifications
H(018), whole plant of Loranthus sp., infusion (H2O), to wash
H(031), whole plant of Loranthus sp., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, H(104),H(037) pneumonia, H(099) epilepsy, H(157), whole plant of Loranthus sp., powder in porridge, VO.
H(033) femal, H(036), H(068) bilharziosis, H(109), H(158), whole plant of Loranthus sp., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(082), whole plant of Loranthus sp., to dry, fumigation
H(156), whole plant of Loranthus sp., infusion (H2O), VO. + porridge
H(130) monoplegia, H(168) whole plant of Loranthus sp., scarifications
H(184), whole plant of Loranthus sp, pulp, local application
H(201) psychosis, whole plant of Loranthus sp., to cook with a dove heart, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 02
Author(s) : Glover, P.E., J. Stewart & M.D. Gwynne
Title : Masai and Kipsigis notes on East african plants, Part III - Medicinal uses of plants. East African agricultural and forestry journal, 32, 2, 200 - 207, (1966)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, twigs of Loranthus sp., heated in fire, ara used to burn the skin of the chest
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 21
Author(s) : Grønhaug, T. E., S.G. Glaeserud, M. Skogsrud, N. Ballo, S. Bah, D. Diallo & S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of six medicinal plants from Mali, West-Africa. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 4 : 26 (2008) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/4/1/26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(018), H(099)
Recipes : H(018, 2) severe headache , leaves of Cola cordifolia of Loranthus sp.., decoction powder, inhale steam, wash head and throw powder into fire, inhale smoke.
H(099, 1), nightmare / anxiety in children, root of Ximenia americana of Loranthus sp., powder, body bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Siby and Diolla
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 59
Author(s) : Grønhaug, T. E., S. Glæserud, M. Skogsrud, N. Ballo, S. Bah, D. Diallo, B. S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of six medicinal plants from Mali, West-Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 4:26 (2008)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) gastric ulcer; powder of Loranthus sp. parasitic plants of Parkia biglobosa + root from Lannea microcarpa in H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali, regions around Siby and Dioila
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors