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Official name : Maesa lanceolata Forssk.
Family : Myrsinaceae

68 reference(s) related to this plant

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(104), H(157), H(201)
Recipes : H(104), roots of Sesbania sesban of Clerodendrum discolor of Maesa lanceolata of Myrica kandtiana, to pound, infusion (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(157) child, leaves of Maesa., to dry, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(157) child, leaves of Physalis peruviana of Kalanchoe crenata of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Helichrysum panduratum of Leonotis nepetifolia of Dissotis irwinegiana of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Gardenia sokotensis of Maesa lanceolata, decoction (H20), VO. + bath
H(201) psychosis, roots of Maesa. of Bridelia scleroneura, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
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)
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) sterility, roots of Adenia gummifera of Nymphea capensis of roots and leaves Osyris lanceolata of bark Piper capense of roots Maesa lanceolata, decoction (H2O), VO. 3X / day during 1 month
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muunguri (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 ( The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(031)
Recipes : H(031), bark soaked in water and used as medicine for "mueyian-lo-lgo'o" (chestpain); bark tastes "kekegan" (a little bitter)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : lomuluaii (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HA 63
Author(s) : Abera B.
Title : Medicinal plants used in traditional medicine by Oromo people, Ghimbi District, Southwest Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,10:40 (2014)
Symptoms : H(172)
Recipes : H(172) elephantiasis, bark of Maesa lanceolata pounded and mixed with butter (local application)
Region : East Africa
Country : Southwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : abbayii (Oromo)
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : Bouquet, A.
Title : Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969)
Symptoms : H(006), H(037)
Recipes : H(006),H(037), roots juice or decoction H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ntile, ngili (Téké)
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(068)
Recipes : H(068), fruits, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 26M
Author(s) : Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title : Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, decoction of barks and leaves, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (omu) kuka (Nyaneka)
Reference HB 3k
Author(s) : Bost, R.
Title : Pharmacopée malgache. Mémoire de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar, série B, Tome 10, Fasc. 2, 159 - 234, (1961)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), leaves, decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : rafy
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, VO. maceration of fresh leaves ofMaesa lanceolata
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lwiro, Walungu, Bunyakiri, Irangi)
Vernacular name : mparhi (Mashi), mbachi (Kjtembo)
Reference HC 23
Author(s) : Carrière, S, M. , H. Andrianotahiananahary, N. Ranaivoarivelo & J. Randriamalala
Title : Savoirs et usages des recrus post-agricoles du pays Betsileo : valorisation d'une biodiversité oubliée à Madagascar VertigO - la revue électronique en sciences de l'environnement. Volume 6 Numéro 1, mai 2005
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) tooth aches, deception, leaves decoction de Maesa lanceolata
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Betsileo country)
Vernacular name : voarafy
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)
Symptoms : H(028z)
Recipes : H(028z) womb, dried fruits of Maesa laceolata, roast, grind, mix with butter then cream
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : kilabo (Amharic)
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(003)
Recipes : H(003), pounded leaves, plaster
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umuhanga (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 : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, crush the plants of Acacia brevispica (umugeyo) + utagiramahwa (unidentified plant) + Piper capense (umubonde) + umubogeli (unidentified plant) + umugomboro (unidentified plant) + Colocasia esculenta (iteke) + y’inanda (unidentified plant) + Basella alba (indarama) + Maesa lanceolata (Maesa lanceolata (umuhanga)) + icy’imfizi (unidentified plant) + Grewia mollis (umukoma) + Chenopodium opulifolium (umugombe) + igeruza (unidentified plant) + Tragia brevipes ( isusa), crush these plants with H2O, squeeze out the juice with a little H2O, make a plaster with the dough Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umuhanga (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HD 09
Author(s) : Debray, M., H. Jacquemin & R.Razafindrambao
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes médicinales de Madagascar. Travaux et documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., n°8, 150 p., (1971)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014)nettle-rash, leaves, stems, local application
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (high table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : rafy
Reference HD 12a
Author(s) : Desta, B.
Title : Ethiopian traditional herbal drugs.Part I: Studies on the toxicity and therapeutic activity of local taenicidal medications. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 45, pp. 27 - 33, (1995)
Symptoms : H(045), H(068)
Recipes : H(045) antimicrobial, H(068) tenia, fruit, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : kkelewa
Reference HD 52
Author(s) : Doffana, Z, D
Title : Sacred natural sites, herbal medicine, medicinal plants and their conservation in Sidama, Ethiopia Food & Agriculture, 3: 1365399, (2017)
Symptoms : H(004), H(014), H(104)
Recipes : H(104) decoction of Maesa lanceolata (ONS.) drank for stomach ache
H(004), H(014) decoction rubbed for treating foot sores, wounds, etc
Region : East Africa
Country : southwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : gobacho
Reference HF 04
Author(s) : Focho, D. A., M. C Newu, M. G Anjah, F. A Nwana, F. B Ambo
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of trees in Fundong, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 2009, 5:17 (doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-17) + Additional file 1
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068, 13) ascaries and round worms, crushed fruits of Maesa lanceolata are orally taken as a single dose
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : seim (Fundong)
Reference HG 07
Author(s) : Getahun, A.
Title : Some common medicinal and poisonous plants used in ethiopian folk medicine. Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 63p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) tenia, fruit, oil, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : kelawa, akalua, killabo, shehwaria (Amarinya), abauie, geshy, gergesho, abagi (Galinya), soarea (Tigrinya), arar, maas (Arabic)
Reference HG 1k
Author(s) : Gachathi, F.N.
Title : Kikuyu botanical dictionary of plant names and uses. Publication supported by GTZ , (1989)The print shop, P.O. Box 24576, Nairobi.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), fruit intestinal worms
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
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(104)
Recipes : H(104) mild infusions of leaves and bark corresponding to about half a handful per 200 ml water, VO. / twice per day
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribeBakiga, district of Kabale
Vernacular name : not registered