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Official name : Zanthoxylum capense (Thumb.) Harv.
Family : Rutaceae

14 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 36
Author(s) : Amusan, O. O. G., P. S. Dlamini, J. D. Msonthi & L. P. Makhubu
Title : Some herbal remedies from Manzini region of Swaziland. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 79, pp. 109 - 112, (2002) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874101003816
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) dizziness, inhale the smoke daily for 2 days fron 50 gr of the whole plant of Zanthoxylum capense which is burning in a hot plate
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umnungwane
Reference HB 36
Author(s) : Buwa, L; W., J. van Staden
Title : Antibacterial and antifungal activity of traditional medicinal plants used against veneral diseases in South Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 103, pp. 139 - 142, (2006)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphilis, infusion of leaves of Zanthoxylum capense, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (region of KwaZulu-Natal)
Vernacular name : umlungumabele (Xhosa)
Reference HC 25
Author(s) : Corrigan, B.M. , B.-E. Van Wyk, C.J. Geldenhuys, J.M. Jardine
Title : Ethnobotanical plant uses in the KwaNibela Peninsula, St Lucia, South Africa South African Journal of Botany 77, 346–359 (2011)
Symptoms : H(000), H(103)
Recipes : H(103) , an infusion of the root of Zanthoxylum capense is taken to treat toothache.
H(000) to heal “iBande”, the root is mixed with hook thorn, burned to coals, ground and inserted into an incision on the skin.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : amaBele
Reference HD 25
Author(s) : Dyubeni, L. and L. V. Buwa
Title : An ethnobotanical study of plants used for the treatment of ear, nose and throat (ENT) infections in Nkonkobe Municipality, South Africa Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 6(14), pp. 2721-2726, 16 April, 2012 http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR/PDF/pdf2012/16Apr/Dyubeni%20and%20Buwa.pdf
Symptoms : H(118)
Recipes : H(118) throat infection (Umqala obuhlungu, Izilonda emqaleni), Infusions or decoctions of the fruits or leaves of Sansevieria hyacinthoides are used. Root or bark decoctions are also used. Decoctions are used for gargling to treat throat infections
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (municipality of Nkonkobe)
Vernacular name : umlungumabele (Xhosa)
Reference HD 29
Author(s) : de Wet, H. , S.Nciki, S.F. van Vuuren
Title : Medicinal plants used for the treatment of various skin disorders by a rural community in northern Maputaland, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 9:51, (2013) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-9-51 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/51 + Additional file 1
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) open wounds, a fresh grounded root of Zanthoxylum capense is boiled in a cup of water and half a cup is used to wash new open wounds, twice a day for a week
(registered from references HD 29 and HD 29_supl )
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northern Maputaland)
Vernacular name : umnungwane
Reference HH 50
Author(s) : Hutchings, A., Scott, A.H., Lewis, G., Cunningham, A.
Title : Zulu Medicinal Plants. An Inventory. University of Natal Press, Pietermaritzburg. (1996) : from references HG 50, HF 50, HV 09, HC 26)
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, roots of Zanthoxylum capense, RNS.
(registered from the reference HS 32 ) (Journal of Ethnopharmacology 86 (2003) 97–108)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : umlungumabele (Zulu); (Xhosa), small knobwood (English)
Reference HK 44
Author(s) : Kling, H.
Title : Die Sieketrooster. Van de Sandt de Villiers, Cape Town. (1923) From references HV 51, HS 32
Symptoms : H(050), H(104), H(130)
Recipes : H(050) flatulence, H(104) colic, H(130) paralysis, fruit of Zanthoxylum capense, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name : wilde kardamon, wildekarmonk (Cape Dutch language)
Reference HP 12
Author(s) : Pappe, L.
Title : Pappe, L., 1847. A List South African Indigenous Plants Used as Remedies by the Colonists of the Cape of Good Hope. O.I. Pike, Cape Town. Pappe, L., 1850. Florae Capensis Medicae Prodromus. A.S. Robertson, Cape Town. Pappe, L., 1857. Florae Capensis Medicae Prodromus, 2nd ed. W. Britain Press, Cape Town. From references HV 09, HV 51
Symptoms : H(050), H(104), H(130)
Recipes : H(050) flatulence, H(104) colic, H(130) paralysis, fruit of Zanthoxylum capense, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name : wilde kardamon, wildekarmonk (Cape Dutch language)
Reference HS 37
Author(s) : Semenya, S.S, M. J. Potgieter
Title : Bapedi traditional healers in the Limpopo Province, South Africa: their socio-cultural profile and traditional healing practice Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2014, 10:4 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-10-4 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/4 + Additional file 1: 1550002148105490_add1.docx, 74K http://www.ethnobiomed.com/imedia/1279488442116872/supp1.docx
Symptoms : H(037), H(124), H(199)
Recipes : H(037, 1) tuberculosis, H(124, 1) nose bleeding , leaves of Zanthoxylum capense. Burned in a hut; smoke is inhaled. Twice a day
H(199, 1) HIV/AIDS barks of Sclerocarya birrea subsp., bulb of Drimia elata, root of Elephantorrhiza elephantina of Elaeodendron transvaalense of Zanthoxylum capense and wigs of Sarcostemma viminale. Decoction for 10 minutes. One tin cup of the extract is taken orally. Thrice a day
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo Province)
Vernacular name : senokomaropa
Reference HT 31
Author(s) : Thunberg
Title : Thunberg (1785) From reference HV 51
Symptoms : H(050), H(104), H(130)
Recipes : H(050) flatulence, H(104) colic, H(130) paralysis, fruit of Zanthoxylum capense, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name : wilde kardamon, wildekarmonk (Cape Dutch language)
Reference HV 51
Author(s) : Van Wyk, B.-E.
Title : A review of Khoi-San and Cape Dutch medical ethnobotany. Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume 119, pp.331–341 (2008)
Symptoms : H(050), H(104), H(130)
Recipes : Fruit of Zanthoxylum capense; H(104) colic, H(050) flatulence, H(130) paralysis (South African plant with a wide distribution that is also traditionally used in the Sotho and Nguni cultures) from Thunberg (1785); from Pappe (1847); (1850); (1857) ; from Kling (1923) reference to be found in HV 51_van Wyk
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa ((from Namaqualand to the Eastern Cape)
Vernacular name : wilde kardamon, wildekarmonk (Africaans)
Reference VD 17
Author(s) : Dold, A.P. & M.L. Cocks
Title : Traditional veterinary medicine in the Alice district of the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. South African Journal of Science 97 , 375–379. (2001)
Symptoms : V(117)
Recipes : Vb(117) leaves of Zanthoxylum capense are mixed with Grewia occidentalis, Olea europaea subsp. africana leaves and Aloe ferox sap, soaked in cold water and given to stock with gallsickness.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Alice district)
Vernacular name : umlungumabele
Reference VT 29
Author(s) : Tendai Nyahangare, E., B. Marimanzi Mvumi, Tonderai Mutibvu
Title : Ethnoveterinary plants and practices used for ecto-parasite control in semi-arid smallholder farming areas of Zimbabwe Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:30 (2015) doi:10.1186/s13002-015-0006-6
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) flea, ticks, crush stems of Zanthoxylum capense and spread on infestation sites. Safe to use
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : mukundanyoka (Shona)
Reference VW 01
Author(s) : Watt, J.M., Breyer-Brandwijk, M.G.
Title : The medicinal and poisonous plants of southern and eastern Africa.E. & S. Livingstone Ltd., Edinburg and London, Second edition, 1457 p., (1962) (partially from the references VM 18, HV 09, HC 26, HL 22, HS 32)
Symptoms : V(117)
Recipes : Vb(117) a root decoction used to treat gallsickness has been previously recorded in the Eastern Cape.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape.)
Vernacular name : not registered