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Official name : Zanthoxylum usambarense (Engl.) Kokwaro
Family : Rutaceae

14 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000), fruits flowers, barks,RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : loisuki (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HB 42
Author(s) : Beentje, H.J.
Title : Kenya Trees, Shrubs, and Lianas National Museums of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya (1994). From reference HM 38
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, stem bark decoction of Zanthoxylum usambarense used for paludism, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
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(037)
Recipes : H(037), Roots and leaves are used for the treannent of severe cold and pneumonia
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
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(055), H(093), H(201)
Recipes : H(093) + H(055) + H(201), (uburozi), clean roots Entada abyssinica , Securidaca longipedunculata, Dodonaea viscosa, Zanthoxylum usambarense, maceration in H2O or banana beer, VO., 1 glass every 2 D., 4X
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : ntareyirungo
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(179)
Recipes : H(179) kidney infection (birbirti), barks from dried stems de Zanthoxylum usambarense, crush boil and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : geda (Afaan Oromo)
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(003)
Recipes : Vb(003) swelling of joints (gofla), fresh stems barks of Zanthoxylum usambarense, crush and tie
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : geda (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HM 28
Author(s) : Mandu, P., D. J. Berger, C., ole Saitabau, C., Nasieku, J. Kipelian, M. Mathenge, S.G., Morimoto, Y., Höft
Title : Ethnobotany of the Loita Maasai: Towards community management of the forest of the lost child - Experiences from the Loita Ethnobotany project. People and Plants working paper 8. UNESCO, Paris (2001) http://www.regkew.org.uk/peopleplants/wp/wp8/index.html
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000), ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Naimina Enkiyio (Loita) Forest)
Vernacular name : oloisuki
Reference HM 34
Author(s) : Maundu, P., D. Berger, C. Ole Saitabau, J. Nasieku, M. Kipelian, S. Mathenge, Y. Morimoto, R. Höft
Title : Ethnobotany of the Loita Maasai. People and Plants Working Paper 8. Unesco, Paris, 34 p. (2001)
Symptoms : H(008), H(068), H(103), H(104), H(135)
Recipes : H(008), H(068), H(103), H(104), H(135), the fruits and the leaves of Zanthoxylum usambarense, are used for infusion. These infusions serve the dual purpose of a drink and medicine, which may either be curative or preventive for gums and teeth, mouth infections, intestinal worms, diarrhoea and dysentery, aiding digestion, aiding faecal disposal, emetics and purgatives, to stop vomiting and stomach-ache. Most emetics and purgatives are used in the treatment of paludism-like fevers common in Maasailand.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Naimina Enkiyio (Loita) Forest)
Vernacular name : oloisuki
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, stems barks of Zanthoxylum usambarense boiled in water, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Meru district, Imenti forest game reserve, Gatunga region)
Vernacular name : muguata nderi
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(008), H(051), H(082)
Recipes : H(008, 11) diarrhea, H(051) paludism, H(082) respiratory, fruits, roots of Zanthoxylum usambarense, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : kenya (Loitoktok district)
Vernacular name : oloisuki
Reference HN 19
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title : Diversity and utilization of ethnophytotherapeutic remedies among the Kikuyus (Central Kenya), Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2006) doc 10.1186/1746-4269-2-8
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (district of Maragwa)
Vernacular name : mugucwa
Reference HN 23
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title : Traditional management of ear, nose and throat (ENT) diseases in Central Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine Volume 2, pp. 1-9 ( 2006).
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108) common cold (homa, kihuti), boiling leaves of Zanthoxylum usambarense, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Central Kenya)
Vernacular name : mwikunya (Kikuyu)
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(051), H(082)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(051) malignant catarrhal fever, H(082) upper respiratory truct infections, seeds of Zanthoxylum usambarense, grinding, hot decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu district)
Vernacular name : loisuk (Samburu)
Reference VI 03
Author(s) : Ichikawa, M.
Title : A preliminary report on the ethnobotany of the Suiei Dorobo in Northern Kenya. African Study Monographs, Suppl. issue 7, 1 - 52, (1987)
Symptoms : V(000)
Recipes : V(000), barks, leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : loisuki