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Official name : Ocimum lamiifolium Hochst. ex Benth.
Family : Lamiaceae

39 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 53
Author(s) : Amenu, E.
Title : Use and management of medicinal plants by indigenous people of Ejaji area (Chelya woreda) West Shoa, Ethopia: An Ethnobotanical Approach A Thesis submited to the school of graduate studies, Addis Ababan, Ethiopia, 104 p. June 2007
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) head ache, leaf of Ocimum lamifolium is smashed and sniffed.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia, Oromya Region, West Shoa Zone in Chelya woreda.
Vernacular name : hancabbii diimaa (Afaan Oromoo)
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) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/40
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, leaf of Ocimum lamiifolium is smashed and sniffed
Region : East Africa
Country : Southwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : hancabbii (Oromo)
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(001), H(014), H(008)
Recipes : H(001) eye disese, rubbing or putting heated leaves of Ocimum lamiifolium on eye (fresh leaves put on fire)
H(001) eye disese, crushed fresh leaves homogenized in H2O to wash a diseased part
H(008) diarrhoea, ascariasis, crushed fresh leaves of Ocimum lamiifolium homogenized in H2O, VO.
H(014) gale, washing the diseased part with infused leaves of Vernonia amygdalina and Ocimum lamiifolium et fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : daammakasiya (Konta)
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 Ocimum lamiifolium, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Goma, Rutshuru)
Vernacular name : kaharajiji (Mashi).
Reference HD 12b
Author(s) : Desta, B.
Title : Ethiopian traditional herbal drugs.Part II: Antimicrobial activity of 63 medicinal plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp.129 - 139, (1993)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), respiratory infection, leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : damakessie
Reference HG 16
Author(s) : Gedif, T. & H-J. Hahn
Title : The use of medicinal plants in self-care in rural central Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 87, pp. 155 - 161 (2003)
Symptoms : H(008), H(008x), H(108)
Recipes : H(008, f), H(008x, f), H(108, f) cough, cold, to pound fresh leaves in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Butajira district)
Vernacular name : damkesse
Reference HG 18
Author(s) : Giday Mirutse , Tilahum Teklehaymanot, Abebe Animut,Yalemtsehay Mekonnen
Title : Medicinal plants of the Shinasha, Agew-awi and Amhara peoples in northwest Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 110, pp. 516 - 525 (2007)
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(166), H(200), H(206)
Recipes : H(018) + H(051) + H(113) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich) leaves of Ocimum lamiifolium, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northwest)
Vernacular name : yemich-medhanit (Agew-Awi)
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(001)
Recipes : H(001), decoction inflorescence, sore eyes
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
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(194)
Recipes : H(194) cutaneous leishmaniasis, leaves of Ocimum lamiifolium , RNS., in nose
Region : East Africa (Bench-Maji Zone)
Country : Ethiopia (Southwest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 26
Author(s) : Giday, M., Z. Asfaw, Z. Woldu, T. Teklehaymanot
Title : Medicinal plant knowledge of the Bench ethnic group of Ethiopia: an ethnobotanical investigation Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5 : 34 (2009)
Symptoms : H(018), H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fever+ H(018) headache and sometimes lip sores. (michi) , leaves of Ocimum lamiifolium , RNS., VO., local application and local in H(001) eyes
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : tikmichi-asht (Omotic)
Reference HG 28
Author(s) : Giday M., Z. Asfawb, Z. Woldub
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used by Sheko ethnic group of Ethiopia Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 132, pp. 75 - 85 (2010)
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) febrile illness (michi), leaves of Ocimum lamiifolium, local application on nasal, face + VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : michi-charo, dema-kese (Sheko)
Reference HK 35
Author(s) : Kamatenesi-Mugisha, M., H. Oryem-Origa
Title : Medicinal plants used to induce labour during childbirth in western Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 109 pp. 1 - 9 (2007) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874106003199
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022), leaves and fruits of Ocimum lamiifolium, squeezing by hands, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Western)
Vernacular name : omweya (Runyaruguru), omwenyi, omwenye, mushaija (Runyankole)
Reference HK 66
Author(s) : Karunamoorthi, K., T. Hailu
Title : Insect repellent plants traditional usage practices in the Ethiopian malaria epidemic-prone setting: an ethnobotanical survey Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:22 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/22
Symptoms : H(106)
Recipes : H(106, 65) repelling mosquitoes, leaves of Ocimum lamiifolium burned dried parts to generate smoke, making juice and applying on skin
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Jimma Zone, Kersa woreda (district))
Vernacular name : damakessie (Afaan Oromoo)
Reference HK 67
Author(s) : Kidane, B.,T. van Andel, L. .J. van der Maesen, Z. Asfaw
Title : Use and management of traditional medicinal plants by Maale and Ari ethnic communities in southern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 10:46 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/46
Symptoms : H(018), H(178)
Recipes : H(018) headache, leaves of Ocimum lamiifolium RNS., VO. / inhalation
H(178) heart disease, leaves, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern) (Maale and Ari ethnic communities)
Vernacular name : demakesse, pasi kedo
Reference HK 75
Author(s) : Kefalew, A., Z. Asfaw & E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotany of medicinal plants in Ada’a District, East Shewa Zone of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:25 , (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0014-6
Symptoms : H(211)
Recipes : H(211, 2) general malaise (Mich) (sick headache, + fever + muscle spasm + herpes + excessive sweating), leaf of Lantana camara pounded together with leaf of Ocimum lamiifolium and the squeezed out liquid drink with coffee
H(211, 10) general malaise (Mich) (sick headache, + fever + muscle spasm + herpes + excessive sweating), leaf of Leonotis raineriana pounded together with leaf of Ocimum lamiifolium and the squeezed out liquid drink with coffee
H(211, 8) general malaise (Mich) (sick headache, + fever + muscle spasm + herpes + excessive sweating), leaf of Leucas martinicensis pounded together with leaf of Ocimum lamiifolium and the squeezed out liquid drink with coffee
H(211, 24), general malaise, leaf of Ocimum lamiifolium pounded with leaf of Lippia adoensis and Fuerstia africana.The squeezed out solution drink with ABOL BUNA (first boiled coffee) and body will be creamed with the remaining leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia ( Oromia Regional State)
Vernacular name : demakessie /(Oromifa/Amarigna)
Reference HK 78
Author(s) : Kidane, L. , G, Gebremedhin & T, Beyene
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Ganta Afeshum District, Eastern Zone of Tigray, Northern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,14:64 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0266-z
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fibril illness,fresh leaf of Ocimum lamiifolium is crushed, filtered, drink alone/with tea/with coffee.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia, Eastern Zone of Tigray
Vernacular name : dem-kasea (Tigrigna)
Reference HL 11
Author(s) : Lemordant, D.
Title : Contribution à l'ethnobotanique éthiopienne. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 18, 1 - 35, 142 - 179, (1971)
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(070)
Recipes : H(001) infection, to rub the inner side of the eyelid with a leaf of Ocimum lamiifolium ( irritating action with blood)
H(018) head ache, juice of leaves, drops in nose
H(070) rabies, ONS., RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : dämakäsé
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(000), H(001), H(051), H(053)
Recipes : H(000) malaise, fresh leaves of Ocimum lamiifolium, crush, homogenize with cold water and drink
H(001) conjunctivitis, H(053) otorrhea, fresh leaves, extract the juice/oil/latex and pour or paint it
H(051) fever, fresh leaves, boil the part and paint the decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : dama kesse (Amharic)
Reference HM 41
Author(s) : Mesfin, F., S. Demisse1, T. Teklehaymanot
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Wonago Woreda, SNNPR, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:28 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-28 (2009)
Symptoms : H(014), H(018), H(037), H(051), H(166), H(206)
Recipes : H(018) + H(051) + H(166) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich), dry seed powder of Lepidium sativum with pounded seed of Ocimum lamiifolium is taken with coffee as drink
H(018) headache, dry seed powder of Lepidium sativum with pounded seed of Ocimum lamiifolium is taken with coffee as drink
H(018) headache, pwder fresh / dry seed of Maytenus senegalensis with Ocimum lamiifolium seed is take with coffee as drink
H(037) cough, pounded fresh leaves of Ocimum lamiifolium mixed with butter is taken with coffee as drink at the morning
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (region of Wonago Woreda)
Vernacular name : damakase (Gedeoffa)
Reference HM 48
Author(s) : M.-J. Mukazayire, M.-J. , V. Minani, C. K. Ruffo, E. Bizuru, C. Stévigny, P. Duez
Title : Traditional phytotherapy remedies used in Southern Rwanda for the treatment of liver diseases Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 415– 431 (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111006957
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver diseases, decoct a handful of fresh leaves of Ocimum lamiifolium with 250 ml of H2O and one glass of banana wine. VO. 1 glass twice a day
H(126) liver diseases, mix up 250 g of Indigofera arrecta, 250 g of Hypoestes triflora + 100 g each of leaves of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Carica papaya of Desmodium repandum of Ocimum lamiifolium of Erythrina abyssinica. Decoct in 1 L of H2O. VO. 1 glass 2 times a day for 7 days
H(126) liver diseases, mix up a handful of leaves of Lantana trifolia of Ocimum lamiifolium of Markhamia lutea of Persea americana with Erythrina abyssinica stem bark crushed in mortar and decoct in 1 L of H2O. Filtrer. VO. half a cup 3 times per day for 1 week
H(126) liver diseases, crush a handful of each plant of Ocimum lamiifoliums of Microglossa pyrifolia of Leucas martinicensis of Crassocephalum vitellinum and decoct with 1 L of H2O.VO. 1 glass 3 times daily
H(126) liver diseases, crush a handful of each plant of Erythrina abyssinica of Hypoestes triflora of Guizotia scabra of Markhamia lutea of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Microglossa pyrifolia of Ocimum lamiifolium of Vernonia lasiopus of Bidens pilosa of Dracaena steudneri of Aloe myriacantha and decoct with 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 coffee cup twice daily
H(126) liver diseases, boil a handful of each plant of Vernonia amygdalina of Lantana trifolia of Guizotia scabra of Ocimum lamiifolium of Vernonia crudia with 1 L of H2O, Filtrer, add 1 glass of banana wine. VO. 1glass 3 times daily with a total of 6 days or 6 bottles
H(126) liver diseases, mix and decoct the fresh crushed leaves of Vernonia lasiopus of Lantana triflora of Guizotia scabra of Ocimum lamiifolium of Vernonia amygdalina with 1 L of H2O and 1 glass of banana wine. VO. 3 glasses a day with a total of 12 days or 12 bottles
H(126) liver diseases, mix and decoct a handful of each plant of Ocimum lamiifolium of Vernonia lasiopus with 1 L H2O, VO. 1/2 glass twice a day until the end of jaundice
Region : Central Africa
Country : Southern Rwanda
Vernacular name : umusura (Kinyarwanda)