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Official name : Ocimum suave Willd.
Family : Lamiaceae

43 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 07
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K. Taffame
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(130)
Recipes : H(130, 2), decoction (H2O) twigs and leaves of Ocimum suave , Ocimum canum, Lagenaria siceraria, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 08
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, A. Ahmed, J. Eymê, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, A. Keita, M. Lebras
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Comores. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 216 p., (1982) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(028), H(036), H(051), H(104), H(137), H(166)
Recipes : H(028) uterus, leaves of Ocimum suave of Zingiber officinale, to pound, local application
H(036, 2), leaves of Ocimum., to grind, to snuff
H(051) + H(104), decoction (H2O) stems and leaves of Ocimum., VO.
H(137) pelvic, decoction (H2O) leaves of Ocimum., VO.
H(166), ONS. of Ocimum, RNS.
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : roulé (Great Comoros)
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(001), H(013), H(050), H(051), H(108)
Recipes : This section will be completely encoded in a future version.
The associations with this plant:
H(013) siège, Bidens pilosa, Polyscias fulva
H(051) paludism, Cassia laevigata, Vernonia amygdalina, Cissus aralioides, Hyptis suaveolens
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 49
Author(s) : Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Symptoms : H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(051) paludismdim, H(104) stomach ache, bark decoction of Ocimum suave, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mnung'ha
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(007), H(008), H(018), H(036), H(051), H(082), H(091), H(201)
Recipes : H(007), maceration leaves of Ocimum suave , VO., local application (cataplasms)
H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash., H(201) again bad spirits, infusion (H2O), enema
H(018), leaves of Anisocepaludismm lewallei of Mikania capensis of Ocimum suave of Straurogune humbertii, decoction (H2O), steam bath, VO.
H(018), decoction (H2O) leaves of Ocimum suave, steam bath et VO.
H(036), leaves en powder of Ocimum suave, inhalation
H(036), infusion of leaves Ocimum suave, VO., enema
H(036), leaves of Cyphostemma adenocaule of Clematis simensis of Ocimum suave, stems with leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, powder, to snuff
H(036) vertige, leaves of Dissotis pterocaulos of Ocimum suave of Rhus vulgaris, infusion (H2O), VO., enema
H(051), leaves of Clematis simensis of Ocimum suave, roots of Rumex abyssinicus, decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(051), leaves of Ocimum suave, decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(082), leaves of Ocimum suave of Vigna unguiculata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201), decoction (H2O) leaves, Ocimum suave, Hyptis pectinata, Microglossa pyrifolia, Rhus vulgaris, Tephrosia vogelii, bath et inhalation
H(201), roots Ocimum suave, decoction (H2O), VO., enema, steam baths
H(201), psychosis, again bad spirits, roots of Acalypha ambigua, stems with leaves of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, leaves of Clematis simensis of Crepis newii of Cyperus dives of Gouania longipetala of Jaundea pinnata of Mycroglossa pyrifolia of Ocimum suave of Pavetta ternifolia, decoction (H2O), VO. + enema + steam bath
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Hyptis pectinata of Microglossa pyrifolia of Ocimum suave of Rhus vulgaris of Tephrosia vogelii, decoction (H2O), inhalation, bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : agatundura (Kirundi)
Reference HB 2k
Author(s) : Bebawi, F. F. & L. Neugebohrn
Title : A review of plants of Northern Sudan with special reference to their Uses. Published by: Deutsche Gesellschaft für technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH, Postfach 5180, D-6236 Eschborn, Federal Republic of Germany, 296 p., (1991) Distributed by: D-6101 Rossdorf, Federal Republic of Germany.
Symptoms : H(007), H(091), H(125)
Recipes : H(007), H(091), H(125), seeds infused in water make a Cooling drink; said to be demulcent, stimulant, diuretic and diaphoretic
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 32
Author(s) : Bussmann, R.W.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Additional File Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name : lemuran
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(037), H(037), H(068)
Recipes : H(037) cough, chewed leaves, VO., juice, Rwanda
H(037), pleurisy, leaves, infusion, VO. (Ankole)
Region : East and central Africa
Country : Rwanda, Uganda (Ankole)
Vernacular name : umwenya (Kinyarwanda), umwenyamushaija (Ankole)
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(037), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(037) cough (inkolora), chew the leaves of Gutenbergia cordifolia (idoma), Olea africana (umunzenze), Combretum molle (umurama), Ocimum suave (umwenya) , umubanga (unidentified plant)
H(068) worms (inzoka), leaves of Tragia brevipes ( isusa) of Ocimum suave (umwenya) in a leaf of banana tree, heat, to grind and extract the juice + milk, VO. child, 2 tablespoons
H(104) stomach pain (ububabare bw’igifu), few stems of Mentha sp. preferably in bloom, decoction in +/- ½ l H2O + sugar. VO. Morning noon and night, 1 cup Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umwenya
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(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves in a banana leave, heated a few, juice + little H2O + fresh milk, VO., 2 spoons for a child Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umwenya (Kinyarwanda), umwenyamushaija (Ankole)
Reference HG 04
Author(s) : Githinji, C.W. & J.O. Kokwaro
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of major species in the family Labiatae from Kenya. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp. 197- 203, (1993)
Symptoms : H(034), H(037), H(068), H(103), H(106), H(108)
Recipes : H(034), roots boiled in soup, treat chest-ache
H(037), leaves rubbed between the palms and sniffed to treat a blocked nose and cough
H(068), leaves, juice, anthelmintic for small children, VO.
H(103), chewed leaves treat toothache
H(106), ONS. , it may be burnt at night to drive away insects
H(108), flu, by the Meru, leaves, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : chemwoken (Pokot), mukandu (Kamba), makanda kandu (Meru), yoiyoiya, chesimia (Marakwet), mkandu (Kikuyu), sivai (Kipsigis), sunoni (Masai)
Reference HH 06b
Author(s) : Hedberg I., O. Hedberg, P.J. Madati, K.E. Mshigeni, E.N. Mshiu & G. Samuelsson
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Tanzania. II. Plants of the families Dilleniaceae - Opiliaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 9, pp. 105 - 128 (1983)
Symptoms : H(104), H(145)
Recipes : H(104) stomach + H(145) rectum, roots + leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kivumbasi (Tanga district)
Reference HH 09b
Author(s) : Hamill, F.A., S. Apio, N. K. Mubiru, R. Bukenya-Ziraba, M. Mosango, O. W. Maganyi and D. D. Soejarto
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of Southern Uganda, II: literature analysis and antimicrobial assays, Volume 84, pp. 57 - 78 (2003)
Symptoms : H(001), H(034)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, leaves : pounded fresh, as with a mortar and pestle 2 drops juice into eyes
H(034) tachycardia, leaves : pounded fresh, as with a mortar and pestle : juice on chest and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe Baganda, district of Entebe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 1k
Author(s) : Harjula, R.
Title : Mirau and his practice.A study of the ethnomedicinal repertoire of a tanzanian herbalist. Institut for cultural research, University of Turku, Finland, 224 p., (1980)TRI-MED BOOKS LTD: LONDON Registered Office: 5 Tudor Cottage, Lovers Walk, Finchley, London, N3 1JH
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) femal, Persistent Barrenness (itura mwana) Pieces of the roots are boiled; 3 pieces of about 20 cm in length and 1 cm in diameter yield a dose of 1 glassful. The leaves can also be used as a 'tea'
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : inuka
Reference HH 3k
Author(s) : Heine, B. & C. König
Title : Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 2: Plants of the So (Uganda).142 p., Band 7 (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(008), H(104), diarrhoea, stomach-ache; boil the bark of the stem, drink decoction.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (So)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 3k
Author(s) : Heine, B. & C. König
Title : Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 2: Plants of the So (Uganda).142 p., Band 7 (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(020), scorpion stings (hence fthe name); (1) apply the latex to the sting; (2) burn the plant , grind, cut the skin at the place of the sting, apply the powder
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (So)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HJ 02
Author(s) : Johns, T., J.O. Kokwaro & E.K. Kimanani
Title : Herbal remedies of the Luo of Siaya District, Kenya: establishing quantitative criteria for consensus. Economic Botany, 44, 3, 369 - 381, (1990)
Symptoms : H(006), H(104), H(106)
Recipes : H(006, 11) constip., chewed leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104, 11) stomach, chewed leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(106), leaves in the house
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Luo, district of Siaya)
Vernacular name : bwar ( Luo )
Reference HK 13
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J.O.
Title : Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(001), H(037), H(045), H(053), H(106)
Recipes : H(001), leaves, RNS.
H(037) cough, leaves, RNS.
H(045), leaves, infusion
H(053), leaves, RNS.
H(104) belly, leaves, RNS.
H(106), leaves, infusion
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : kirumbasi (Swahili, Kenya), mukandu (Kamba, Kenya), Yoiyoiya (Marakwet, Kenya)
Reference HK 24
Author(s) : Kasuku, W., F. Lula, J. Paulus, N. Ngiefu & Dr. Kaluila
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes utilisées pour le traitement du paludisme à Kinshasa (R.D.C.). Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 13, 95 - 102, (1999)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, Ocimum trichodon, Morinda morindoides, leaves + roots, decoction (H2O), VO., prevention
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : umwenya
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, 61) repelling mosquitoes, leaves of Ocimum suave burned dried parts to generate smoke, making juice and applying on skin
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Jimma Zone, Kersa woreda (district))
Vernacular name : qoricha michii (Afaan Oromoo)