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Official name : Sonchus sp.
Family : Asteraceae

4 reference(s) related to this plant

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(113)
Recipes : H(037) cough (inkolora), cuire 2 fruits rouge écrasés de Sonchus sp., VO. Juice, 2 tablespoons morning and evening during 3 days
H(113) chest rheumatism and cough (rubag’impande), crushed fruits, barks of roots of Tetradenia riparia (umuravumba) + 2 red fruits of Sonchus sp. (umucuncu), mix 1 bottle H2O, filter. VO. 1 tablespoon of the hot liquid morning and evening Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umucuncu
Reference HG 17
Author(s) : Geissler, W., S. A. Harris, R. J. Prince, A. Olsen, R. A. Odhiambo, H. Oketch-Rabah, P. A. Madiega, A. Andersen, P. Molgaard
Title : Medicinal plants used by Luo mothers and children in Bondo district, Kenya. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 83, pp. 39 - 54 (2002)
Symptoms : H(006), H(104)
Recipes : H(006), H(104), the whole plant of Sonchus sp., decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya Bondo district)
Vernacular name : achak (Luo)
Reference HL 29
Author(s) : Lestrade, A
Title : La médecine indigène au Ruanda et Lexique des termes médicaux français - urunyarwanda Mémoire présenté à la séance du 20 décembre 1954. de l'Académie Royale des Sciences Coloniales de Belgique
Symptoms : H(008y), H(068), H(131)
Recipes : H(008y) emaciation of a evil spell: Treatment; leaves (?) umusabanyama ; cooked with water, add milk a cow that the dress color is uniform and which has never lost a calf , or treatment : 1) By a umurutsi. Leave for two to three weeks the juice of roots of Sonchus sp. (rurira) mixed with marc of bananas "amagamura" wet with water. Give to drink in the day
H(068) amoebic dysentery (amachyinya), leaves of Sonchus sp.? (ikivutso ou ikivutso); crush, pound. To the juice, add water and rancid butter; cook until to obtain firm porridge + honey
H(068) dysenterie (amachyinya), écorce d’érythrine corail with des haricots and plantes (?) ishyoza and Sonchus sp.? (ikivutso). Cuire with un peu d’eau and du beurre. Manger du miel.
H(068) dysenterie (amachyinya), pound ensemble des leaves of Sonchus sp.? (ikivutso) with des plantes entières of (?) ishyoza and of (?) kazibanyo. Au jus,on ajoute d miel ou du beurre
H(131) laryngeal form of yaws (painful): juice of the following plants : Cucumis sp. (umushishiro), Sonchus sp. (rurira), (?) umurwamporo, with water
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : ikivutso (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VL 09
Author(s) : Lejeune, J.B.H.
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales spontanées (utilisées par les indigènes du Ruanda-Urundi). Servir, (Groupe scolaire Astrida), 1, 4, 20 - 25 & 1, 5, 26 - 31, (1940)
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), 4 to 5 feets, rumpled in salted H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda, Burundi (ex. Ruanda-Urundi) (ex. Belgian protectorate)
Vernacular name : ikivuzo (Kinyarwanda)