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Official name : Vernonia auriculifera Hiern
Family : Asteraceae

24 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112) abortifacient, plant tea of Vernonia auriculifera, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Cuanza Sul, Amboim, Seles)
Vernacular name : tongo (Umbundu)
Reference HF 05
Author(s) : Freiburghaus F., Elizabeth N. Ogwa, Mayunga H. H. Nkunya, Ronald Kaminsky' and Reto Brun
Title : In vitro antitrypanosomal activity of African plants used in traditional medicine in Uganda to treat sleeping sickness Tropical Medicine and International Health, Vol. 1, n°6, 765 - 771 (1996) http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1365-3156.1996.tb00108.x/pdf
Symptoms : H(054)
Recipes : H(054) trypanosomiasis, roots of Vernonia auriculifera, cold water infusion, oral administration when the patient is feverish
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(201)
Recipes : H(201) , plant, ritual
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(008), H(103)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, roots of Vernonia auriculifera, RNS.,VO.
H(103) toothache, roots of Vernonia auriculifera, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa (Bench-Maji Zone)
Country : Ethiopia (Southwest)
Vernacular name : garut, garsach (Meinit language)
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 Salvia nilotica of Vernonia amygdalina, RNS., nasal, topical (face), local (nose)
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : jampu (Omotic)
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(051), H(068)
Recipes : H(051) paludism mild decoction corresponding to a handful roots per 200 ml. water, VO., 2 X / day as needed to effect result (Baganda)
H(068) worms, mild 'warm infusions' or 'cold infusions', corresponding to about half a handful leaves per 200 ml water, VO. , thrice per day as needed to effect result (Abayanda)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe Abayanda, Baganda, district of Kampala
Vernacular name : not registered
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(013)
Recipes : H(013) skin rash, leaves of Erucastrum arabicum + Vernonia auriculifera , crush together into a wet pulp, rub on the area : as needed to effect result
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe Baganda, district of Kampala
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(001)
Recipes : H(001)conj., leaves of Aspilia mossambicensis pounded and tied in the leaf of Vernonia auriculifera, heated over a flam and applied ao eyes suffering from cunjunctivities
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : muchatha (Kikuyu), musabakwa (Gusii)
Reference HK 21
Author(s) : Kayonga, A. & F. X. Habiyaremye
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et plantes médicinales rwandaises. Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques de la flore rwandaise.Préfecture de Gisenyi.Univ. Nat. Rwanda Centre universitaire de recherche sur la pharmacopée et la médecine traditionnelle, CURPHAMETRA, inédit, 121p., (1987)
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(022), H(027), H(033), H(055), H(093), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) dys.(macinya), leaves Ensete ventricosum, whole plant Plantago palmata, stem Vernonia auriculifera, pounded + H2O, extract, 1/2 soup spoon / D.
H(014), impetigo (inkinamubiri), leaves Asparagus racemosus, Vernonia auriculifera, Rhoicissus tridentata, pounded, dry, powder + butter, external use
H(022, 2), leaves Vernonia auriculifera, Solanum terminale, Orchidée undeterminated (inturumbutsi), extract H2O, VO., 1 glass
H(027), leaves Crassocephalum bumbense, Chenopodium procerum, Vernonia auriculifera, Dichrocephala integrifolia, Hypoestes triflora, pounded + H2O, extract, VO., 1 cup
H(027), leaves Vernonia auriculifera, Salvia nilotica, Clerodendrum buchholzii (umukuzanyana), decoction, VO., 2 soup spoon / 1 or 2 X / D., during 2 or 3 D.
H(033, 2), (iyanyuma), leaves, extract H2O, VO., 2 soup spoons
H(033), (iyanyuma), leaves, Lysimachia ruhmeriana, Vernonia auriculifera, extract H2O, VO., 2 to 3 gulps
H(033), (iyanyuma), leaves, Coffea canephora var arabica (ikawa), Vernonia auriculifera, extract H2O, VO., 2 gulps
H(033), (iyanyuma), leaves, Vernonia auriculifera, Thunbergia alata, Maesa lanceolata var. golungensis (umuhanga), extract H2O, VO., 1 glass
H(093) + H(055) + H(201), (uburozi), leaves Senecio cydoniifolius,Vernonia auriculifera, maceration H2O, VO., 1 cup / D.
H(093) + H(055) + H(201), (uburozi), leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, Clematis hirsuta, Desmodium repandum, Vernonia auriculifera, Rhamnus prinoides, Senecio mannii, Solanum terminale, Sonchus oleraceus, Lobelia giberroa, Gynura scandens (akazimyamuriro), Euphorbia schimperiana (akanyamata), maceration H20, V0., 1 / 2 bottle / D.
H(093) + H(055) + H(201), (uburozi), tubercle Momordica pterocarpa, leaves Senecio cydoniifolius, Vernonia auriculifera, Phytolacca dodecandra, Senecio mannii,Clerodendrum rotundifolium, Maesa lanceolata var. golungensis (umuhanga), maceration H2O in poridge,but in case of poisoning, administration of the extract from the leaves of Senecioand tubercle of Momordica as powerful vomitoring agent
H(093) + H(055) + H(201), (uburozi), leaves Phytolacca dodecandra, Vernonia auriculifera, Maesa lanceolata var. golungensis (umuhanga), pounded 3 leaves of each plants, maceration H2O, VO., 3 soup spoons every 2 D.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : igaragara
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 : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhoea (tuma),fresh or dried leaves of Vernonia auriculifera, crush and drink
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : ebicha (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HM 38
Author(s) : Muthaura, C.N. , G.M. Rukunga, S.C. Chhabra, G.M. Mungai & E.N.M. Njagi
Title : Traditional phytotherapy of some remedies used in treatment of malaria in Meru district of Kenya. South African Journal of Botany , Volume 73, Issue 3, Pages 402-411 (2007)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, infusion in hot or cold water of the leaves of Vernonia auriculifera, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Meru district, Imenti forest game reserve )
Vernacular name : muthakwa
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(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, crushed, pounded Vernonia auriculifera and mix with cold H2O, one cup of the filtrate is given for adult, one-half of the cup for children for three days
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (region of Wonago Woreda)
Vernacular name : dangireto (Gedeoffa)
Reference HM 42c
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otienoi, Anke Weisheit
Title : Ethnomedicine of the Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Part 3: plants used in traditional medicine in Kikuku village, Muleba District Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2012, 8:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-8-14 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/14
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(157) febrile convulsions, decoction of leaves of Vernonia auriculifera, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Muleba District)
Vernacular name : kishwiya (Kikuku)
Reference HM 54
Author(s) : Mesfin Tadesse, Debela Hunde , Yehenew Getachew
Title : Survey of medicinal plants userd to treat human doseases in Seka Chekorsa, Jimma zone, Ethiopia. Ethiopian Journal of Health Sciences, Volume 15 (2), 89 - 107 July 2005 http://www.ejhs.ju.edu.et/ejhs_journal/2005/volume15issue2.php
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) streptothricosis (ekek), fresh leaves of Croton macrostachys of Vernonia auriculifera are pounded and applied on the skin surface, 1 x / day in the morning for three days
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Seka Chekorsa, Jimma zone)
Vernacular name : reje (Oromic), grawa (Amharic)
Reference HM 56
Author(s) : Megersa, M., Z.Asfaw , E. Kelbessa, A. Beyene and B. Woldeab
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Wayu Tuka District, East Welega Zone of Oromia Regional State, West Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 9:68 ( 2013) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-9-68 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/68
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) skin cut, fresh leaves decoction Vernonia auriculifera smashed and the extracts dropped on the cut skin
Region : East Africa
Country : West Ethiopia (Wayu Tuka District)
Vernacular name : reejii (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HN 31
Author(s) : Namukobe, J., J. M. Kasenene, B. T. Kiremire, R. Byamukama, M. Kamatenesi-Mugisha, S. Krief, V. Dumontet, J. D. Kabasa
Title : Traditional plants used for medicinal purposes by local communities around the Northern sector of Kibale National Park, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 236–245, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002960
Symptoms : H(030)
Recipes : H(030, 1) placenta removal, fresh stem bark of Vernonia auriculifera infusion VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Northern sector of Kibale National Park)
Vernacular name : ekyesembya (Rutooro)
Reference HO 17
Author(s) : Okello, S.V., Nyunja R.O., Netondo G.W. & Onyango J.C.
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by Sabaot of Mt. Elgon Kenya African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 7, No. 1, pp 1-10 (2010)
Symptoms : H(022), H(097)
Recipes : H(022) labor,H(022) + H(027y) after birth, decoction of barks of Vernonia auriculifera, RNS. (Probably VO.)
H(097) testicles pain, decoction of roots, RNS. (Probably VO.)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mont Elgon region)
Vernacular name : tabongwe't (Sabaot)
Reference HP 05
Author(s) : Polygenis - Bigendako, M.-J.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle au Burundi occidental. Thèse présentée en vue de l'obtention du grade de Docteur en sciences, année acad. 1989 - 1990, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 352 p., (1990)
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022), leaves + roots of Rumex bequaertii , leaves of Vernonia auriculifera , Leucas alluaudii, pulp, in vagina (ocytocic)
H(022), leaves + roots of Rumex bequaertii , leaves of Vernonia auriculifera , Leucas alluaudii, pulp, pressed in H2O, VO. (ocytocic)
H(022), ONS. expression H2O, VO., (ocytocic)
H(022), leaves of Vernonia auriculifera , Convolvulus sagittatus, pressed in H2O, VO., (ocytocic)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : ikinyami (Kirundi)
Reference HP 15
Author(s) : Parvez, N. & Suman Yadav
Title : Ethnopharmacology of single herbal preparations of medicinal plants in Asendabo district, Jimma, Ethiopia Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge, Vol. 9 (4), pp. 724 - 729, October 2010
Symptoms : H(004), H(013)
Recipes : H(004, 2) wound, leaves juice of Vernonia auriculifera in local application
H(013) chancroid, filtrate of plant paste in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Jimma district)
Vernacular name : rejee
Reference HT 46
Author(s) : Tugume P., E. K. Kakudidi, M. Buyinza, J. Namaalwa, M. Kamatenesi, P. Mucunguzi, J. Kalema
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plant species used by communities around Mabira Central Forest Reserve, Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:5 (2016)
Symptoms : H(017), H(091)
Recipes : H(017) prolonged embryo in uterus, roots of Vernonia auriculifera chewed
H(091) weakness in pregnancy, crush leaves in H2O and bathe
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : kikokooma (Luganda)