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Official name : Terminalia brownii Fresen.
Family : Combretaceae

27 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HD 11
Author(s) : Dhetchuvi, M.- M. & J. Lejoly
Title : Contribution à la connaissance des plantes médicinales du Nord-Est du Zaïre. Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23 b, 991 - 1006, (1990)
Symptoms : H(038), H(100)
Recipes : H(038), H(100), barks stem, branch, trunk of Terminalia brownii, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 18
Author(s) : Hassan-Abdallah, A., A. Merito, S. Hassan, D. Aboubaker, M. Djama, Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Medicinal plants andt heir uses by the people in the Region of Randa, Djibouti Journal of Ethnopharmacology 148 701–713, (2013)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice, soaking crushed bark of Terminalia brownii in H2O and the H2O is used as shower bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : wayboyta (Geez ?)
Reference HH 4k
Author(s) : Heine, B. & I. Heine
Title : Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 1: Plants of the Chamus (Kenya).104 p., Band 6, (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, paludism, boil bark (rare)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Chamu)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 6k
Author(s) : Heine, B. & M. Brenzinger
Title : Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 4: Plant of the Borana (Ethiopia and Kenya)296 p., Band 9 (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126), jaundice (birélle f). Other: incense; bark & stem
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia & Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
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(051)
Recipes : H(051x)/child, chewed fibers of phloena, juice swallowed
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : kuuku, muvuku (Kamba, Kenya)
Reference HK 36a
Author(s) : Kareru, P. G., G. M. Kenji, A. N. Gachanja, J. M. Keriko, G. Mungai
Title : Traditional medicine among the Embu and Mbeere peoples of Kenya. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Volume 4 (1): 75 - 86 (2007) http://journals.sfu.ca/africanem/index.php/ajtcam/article/view/160/172
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : V(039) worms, barks of Terminalia brownii boiled, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
Vernacular name : mururuku (Mbeere)
Reference HK 36a
Author(s) : Kareru, P. G., G. M. Kenji, A. N. Gachanja, J. M. Keriko, G. Mungai
Title : Traditional medicine among the Embu and Mbeere peoples of Kenya. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Volume 4 (1): 75 - 86 (2007) http://journals.sfu.ca/africanem/index.php/ajtcam/article/view/160/172
Symptoms : H(001), H(014), H(039), H(051), H(080), H(112), H(112x)
Recipes : H(001) eyes infection, leaves of Terminalia brownii, decoction, to wash the eyes
H(014) fungal infection, ring worm, leaves of Terminalia brownii, to boil, decoction, local application
H(039) worms, barks of Terminalia brownii boiled, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves boiled, VO. 2 X/ day during 1 week
H(080) allergy, roots boiled, decoction VO. .
H(112) abortion, leaves boiled, decoction VO. .
H(112x) family planning, leaves of Terminalia brownii, to boil, decoction VO. before sexual act
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
Vernacular name : mururuku (Mbeere)
Reference HK 36b
Author(s) : Kareru P. G., A. N. Gachanja , J M. Keriko, G. M. Kenji
Title : Antimicrobial activity of some medicinal plants used by herbalists in eastern province, Kenya. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Volume 5 (1): 51 - 55 (2007)
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) eyes infection, leaves of Terminalia brownii, decoction, to wash the eyes
H(014) fungal infection, ring worm, leaves of Terminalia brownii, to boil, decoction, local application
H(039) worms, barks of Terminalia brownii boiled, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves boiled, VO. 2 X/ day during 1 week
H(080) allergy, roots boiled, decoction VO. .
H(112) abortion, leaves boiled, decoction VO. .
H(112x) family planning, leaves of Terminalia brownii, to boil, decoction VO. before sexual act
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
Vernacular name : mururuku (Mbeere)
Reference HK 63
Author(s) : Kipkore, K., B. Wanjohi, H. Rono, G. Kigen
Title : A study of the medicinal plants used by the Marakwet Community in Kenya Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:24 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/24
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal (colic), jaundice, bark of Terminalia brownie, decoction or chewed raw
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet Community)
Vernacular name : koloswo (local dialect), mbarao (Swahili)
Reference HK 65
Author(s) : Keter,L. K. , P. C. Mutiso
Title : Ethnobotanical studies of medicinal plants used by traditional health practitioners in the management of diabetes in Lower Eastern Province, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 139, 74– 80 (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007525
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, decoction of stem bark of Terminalia brownii, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Lower Eastern Province)
Vernacular name : muuuku/Kiuuku (Kamba)
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 :
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, barks of Terminalia brownii, RNS., VO.
H(107) typhoid, leaves, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern) (Maale and Ari ethnic communities)
Vernacular name : gaal (Maale)
Reference HL 01
Author(s) : Lindsay, R.S. & F.N. Hepper
Title : Medicinal plants of Marakwet Kenya.Kew, Royal Botanic Gardens, United Kingdom, 49 p., (1978)
Symptoms : H(026), H(099), H(104)
Recipes : H(026), barks stem, branch, trunk of Heeria reticulata of Terminalia brownii of Balanites aegytiaca, decoction , VO.
H(104) child, barks stem, branch, trunk of Sclerocarya birrea, roots of Terminalia brownii of Courbonia sp., decoction, VO.
H(104), H(099) weak in the head, barks stem, branch, trunk of Terminalia, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(126)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice, barks, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : wäyba
Reference HL 15
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, H. Yineger
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Mana Angetu District, southeastern Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , Volume 4 : 10 (2008) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/4/1/10 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice (alati),vfresh barks roots of Terminalia brownii, crush and bind (bandage)
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : birdhesa (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HM 2k
Author(s) : Mbuya, L.P. , H.P. Msanga, C.K. Ruffo, A. Birnie & B. Tengnäs
Title : The useful trees and shrubs for Tanzania.Identification, propagation and management for agricultural and pastoral communities.Regional soil Conservation Unit .Swedish International Development Authority. Technical handbook n° 6, 540 p., (1994)The Manager national tree seed project.Morogoro, Tanzania, P.O. Box 4012
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), H(104), leaves are used as medicine for stomach ache and diarrhoea
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HM 46
Author(s) : Muthee, J.K., D.W. Gakuya, J.M. Mbaria, P.G. Kareru, C.M. Mulei, F.K. Njonge
Title : Ethnobotanical study of anthelmintic and other medicinal plants traditionally used in Loitoktok district of Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 135, 15–21, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111000766
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014, 1) skin disorders, stems barks of Terminalia brownii, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : kenya (Loitoktok district)
Vernacular name : olbukoi
Reference HN 26
Author(s) : Nanyingi, M. O., J. M Mbaria, A. L. Lanyasunya, C. G. Wagate, K. B Koros, H. F Kaburia, R. W Munenge & W. O Ogara
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of Samburu District, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 4:14 (2008)
Symptoms : H(008) + H(104), H(051x), H(054)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) gastrointestinal diseases complications (emetic), H(051x) yellow fever, H(054) trypanosomiasis, stem bark decoction of Terminalia brownii, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu district)
Vernacular name : lbukoi (Samburu)
Reference HP 55
Author(s) : Paulos, B., T. Gedif Fenta , D. Bisrat & K. Asres
Title : Health seeking behavior and use of medicinal plants among the Hamer ethnic group, South Omo zone, south western Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:44 (2016)
Symptoms : V(126)
Recipes : V(126) jaundice, inner bark of Treminalia brownii peeled, chopped, macerated in water, filtered and drunk (Recipe reported by household members)
Region : East Africa
Country : South Western Ethiopia ( South Omo zone)
Vernacular name : ara
Reference HP 55
Author(s) : Paulos, B., T. Gedif Fenta , D. Bisrat & K. Asres
Title : Health seeking behavior and use of medicinal plants among the Hamer ethnic group, South Omo zone, south western Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:44 (2016)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice, inner bark of Treminalia brownii peeled, chopped, macerated in water, filtered and drunk (Recipe reported by household members)
Region : East Africa
Country : South Western Ethiopia ( South Omo zone)
Vernacular name : ara
Reference HT 2k
Author(s) : Timberlake, J. R.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms : H(004), H(007), H(037), H(051), H(055), H(095), H(126)
Recipes : H(004), Leaves crushed and put on cuts.
H(007), also acts as diuretic
H(037), chew bark as cough cure
H(055) + H(051), or used as emetic against fevers ( 'paludism').
H(095), ripe seeds in fruits eaten by children
H(126), boiled bark infusion (also leaves and roots) mixed with meat of specially slaughtered sheep as cure for hepatitus (KOLOSWO=yellow)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name : koloswa