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Official name : Ziziphus mucronata Willd.
Family : Rhamnaceae

41 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 03
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(014), H(020), H(157), H(168)
Recipes : H(014) eczema; roots of Ziziphus mucronata, leaves of Costus spectabilis of Aspilia rudis, RNS.
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H(020), bark of the underground part, RNS.
H(157), whole plant de Boerhavia erecta, stem with leaves de Ziziphus mucronata, …. Rhus longipes, ….. Phyllanthus muellerianus, RNS.
H(157), stem with leaves of Ziziphus., RNS.
H(168), decoction of leaves, VO. + bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 22
Author(s) : Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title : Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms : H(033), H(137)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, 1/2 tea spoon of powde of roots of Ziziphus mucronata of Terminalia sericera of Tabernaemontana elegans of Euclea natalensis of Ximenia caffra in porridge every morning after drinking a maceration of seeds of Croton megalobotrys
H(101) memorrhagia, maceration of roots of Ziziphus mucronata of Terminalia sericera, VO. 3 X / Jour
H(101) memorrhagia, decoction of roots of Ziziphus mucronata of Tabernaemontana elegans to prepare a soft porridge
H(137) general body pains, roots decoction of Ziziphus mucronata to prepare a soft porridge
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutahetahete (Luvenda)
Reference HA 29 g
Author(s) : Tanaka, J.
Title : The Central Kalahari Bushmen (|Gui and ||Gana) in Botswana, collected by J. Tanaka from 1966. 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(095)
Recipes : H(095) berry of Ziziphus mucronata are edible
Region : South Africa
Country : Botswana (central Kalahari)
Vernacular name : karu (Bushman) (Central Kalahari)
Reference HA 52
Author(s) : Appidi, J. R., D.S. Grierson & A. J. Afolayan
Title : An ethnobotanical study of plants used for the treatment of diarrhoea in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences 11(15): 1961 - 1963, (2008)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, decoction of barks of Ziziphus mucronata, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa.(Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umphafa
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(008), H(026), H(038)
Recipes : H(008x) diaorrhea, roots tea of Ziziphus mucronata
H(026) dysmenorrhoea, roots decoction, VO. 1cup 3 X / Day
H(038) urogenital infection, roots tea
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Cuanza Sul, Seles )
Vernacular name : (i) helekete (Umbundu)
Reference HB 26M
Author(s) : Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title : Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Symptoms : H(013), H(118)
Recipes : H(013) mouth abscess, H(118) sore throat, roots decoction, mouth wash, gargle
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Capelongo), Namibie
Vernacular name : (omu) kekete (Nyaneka)
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, fruit of Ziziphus mucronata
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : (u; ovi; i)helekete
Reference HB 46
Author(s) : Bessong, P.O., C. L. Obi, M-L. Andréola, L.B. Rojas, L. Pouységu, E. Igumbor, J.J.M. Meyer, S. Quideau, S. Litvak
Title : Evaluation of selected South African medicinal plants for inhibitory properties against human immunodeficiency virus type 1 reverse transcriptase and integrase Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 99, 83-91, (2005)
Symptoms : H(199)
Recipes : H(199) HIV-1 RT et IN + opportunistic infections , leaves of Ziziphus mucronata , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : mukhalu (Tshivenda)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, roots of Ziziphus mucronata macerated in H2O, VO.
H(104) stomach ache, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(113) muscular pain, roots decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : muchechene (Chindau)
Reference HC 24a
Author(s) : Cheikhyoussef, A., M. Shapi, H. Mu. Ashekele
Title : Ethnobotanical study of indigenous knowledge on medicinal plant use by traditional healers in Oshikoto Region, Namibia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 7:10 (2011) See also ref HC 24b
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhea, duration of treatment: 2 -7 days, roots, barks of Ziziphus mucronata , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Oshikoto region)
Vernacular name : mukekete
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(004), H(095), H(201)
Recipes : H(004), the leaf of Ziziphus mucronata is put on a wound to pull out a thorn.
H(095), the fruit of Ziziphus mucronata is eaten
H(201), a twig of the plant is taken on the journey to fetch the spirit of a deceased person.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : umHlalankosi
Reference HC 30
Author(s) : Chauke, MA., LJ. Shai, MA. Mogale, MP. Tshisikhawe, MP. Mokgotho
Title : Medicinal plant use of villagers in the Mopani district, Limpopo province, South Africa Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 12(3):9-26 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ajtcam.v12i3.2
Symptoms : H(000), H(033), H(139)
Recipes : H(000), H(033) fertility, H(139) erectile dysfunction, roots of Ziziphus mucronata used in mixtures with different plants for treatment of all kinds of diseases
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province, Mopani district)
Vernacular name : mokgalo (Local Name), buffalo thorn (English)
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), warm infusions of roots, bark or leaves of Ziziphus mucronata are taken orally to treat sore throat.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (municipality of Nkonkobe)
Vernacular name : umphafa (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(013)
Recipes : H(013) boils , half a handful of crushed leaves of Ziziphus mucronata are placed on to a newly cut boil in order to reduce inflammation. The same amount of dried leaves is grounded and the powder is placed on the boil for the same purpose once a day for two days.
H(013) boill, a handful of pounded roots is placed on a newly cut boil and then wrapped with a bandage.
(registered from references HD 29 and HD 29_supl )
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northern Maputaland)
Vernacular name : umlahlankosi
Reference HF 01
Author(s) : Fernandez de la Pradilla, C.
Title : Des plantes qui nous ont guéris. Jeunesse d'Afrique, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso,Tome 1, 208 p., (1981), Tome 2, 101 p., (1985) Plantes médicinales contre les hépatites. Pabre, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 62 p., (1988)
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) renal abcesses, dried roots of Ziziphus mucronata, carbonized, powder + karite butter, friction
H(068) bilharziosis, dried bark of the underground part , powder, VO. (not before 13)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 02
Author(s) : Glover, P.E., J. Stewart & M.D. Gwynne
Title : Masai and Kipsigis notes on East african plants, Part III - Medicinal uses of plants. East African agricultural and forestry journal, 32, 2, 200 - 207, (1966)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach troubles, infusion of barks of Ziziphus mucronata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 01
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(007), H(015), H(033), H(038), H(051), H(068), H(100), H(128), H(162x), H(173), H(201)
Recipes : H(015), H(038), H(068) bilharziose, H(162), racine de Ziziphus mucronata, RNS., VO.
H(033), ONS. de Clerodendrum capitatum de Ziziphus mucronata, RNS., VO.
H(038), H(128), ONS de Piliostigma reticulatum, Entada africana, Balanites aegyptiaca, Ziziphus mucronata, RNS., VO.
H(038), écorce tige, tronc, rameau de Capparis decidua, ONS. de Ziziphus mucronata RNS., VO.
H(038), H(100) syph., racine de Capparis tomentosa, ONS. de Securinega virosa de Cocculus pendulus de Ziziphus mucronata de Salvadora persica, RNS., VO.
H(038), H(007), racine de Entada africana, ONS. de Balanites aegyptiaca de Piliostigma reticulatum de Ziziphus mucronata, RNS., VO.
H(051) paludism bark stem, trunk, branche de Salvadora persica de Capparis decidua de Ziziphus mucronata, stem with leaves de Jatropha chevalieri, maceration, VO.
H(100), H(173), H(201), roots, bark stem, trunk, branche, RNS., VO.
H(100), sap, bark of the underground part, powder, local application
H(128), roots, RNS., VO.
H(128), ONS of Leptadenia hastata de Ziziphus mucronata of Parinari macrophylla, RNS., VO.
H(162x), rape fruit, to pound, maceration, VO
H(162x), leaves de Combretum micranthum, ONS. of Securinega virosa of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
H(173), leaves de Combretum micranthum, ONS. de Ziziphus mucronata of Leptadenia hastata de Acacia seyal, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 12
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 384 - 444 , 543 - 599, (1964)
Symptoms : H(100), H(162x)
Recipes : H(100) very severe syphilis, roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica , RNS., internal use (diuretic effect and purgative effect)
H(100) very severe syphilis, type = "diangara cayor", roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica + Acacia albida + Terminalia avicennioides + Tinospora bakis, RNS.
H(100) blennorrage, barks of Capparis decidua + (éventuellement) Ziziphus mucronata, RNS. (Fouta Toro) + diuretic effect
H(100) blennorrage, roots, RNS.
H(162x), fruit, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : dabifauru (Peul)
Reference HK 51
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Les plantes médicinales, toxiques et magiques des Niominka et des Socé des Iles du Saloum (Sénégal) Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 279 - 334 (1964)
Symptoms : H(162x)
Recipes : H(162x), enuresis, pounded seeds of Zizyphus mucronata, VO., during 3 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Saloun island)
Vernacular name : inguitch mone, n'guitch mone (Niominka) ; soulou tomboron (Socé)
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(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism,bark stem, trunk, branche of Ziziphus mauritiana of Ziziphus mucronata, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HM 45
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used by the people in Nhema communal area, Zimbabwe Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 347–354, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111003229
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(004, 3) wounds, roots of Ziziphus mucronata, powder applied to wounds
H(013, 3) boils, fruit and leaves of Ziziphus mucronata, powder applied to boil
H(104, 2) abdominal pains, H(201, 3) infertility in women, roots crushed, mixed with hot water, extract VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (Nhema communal area)
Vernacular name : muchecheni (Shona)
Reference HM 58
Author(s) : Mabogo, D.E.N.
Title : The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda. MSc Thesis, University of Pretoria. (1990) appendix from the Thesis
Symptoms : H(033), H(137)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, root of Ziziphus mucronata of Tabernaemontana elegans, leaves of Terminalia sericera, roots of Euclea natalensis of Ximenia caffra, RNS.
H(137) pain in the body, leaves or roots of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukhalu (Venda)
Reference HM 61
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Traditional use of medicinal plants in south-central Zimbabwe: review and perspectives Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 9:31 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/31
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(033)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, root powder of Ziziphus mucronata applied on wounds
H(013) fruits and leaves powder applied on boils
H(033) infertility in women, H(104) abdominal pains, roots extract VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (South-central)
Vernacular name : muchecheni
Reference HM 69
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Traditional use of medicinal plants in south-central Zimbabwe: review and perspectives Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine ,9:31 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/31
Symptoms : H(013), H(033), H(104)
Recipes : H(013) boils, powder of fruits and leaves of Ziziphus mucronata, local application
H(033) infertility in women, H(104) abdominal pains, roots extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (centre-sud)
Vernacular name : muchecheni
Reference HM 76
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Diversity of use and local knowledge of wild and cultivated plants in the Eastern Cape province, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,13:43 (2017) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-017-0173-8
Symptoms : H(008), H(037)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(037) chest pains, H(037) cough, H(037) tuberculosis, leaves of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : ummphafa
Reference HM 76
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Diversity of use and local knowledge of wild and cultivated plants in the Eastern Cape province, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,13:43 (2017) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-017-0173-8
Symptoms : V(008), V(037)
Recipes : V(008) dysentery, V(037) chest pains, V(037) cough, V(037) tuberculosis, leaves of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : ummphafa
Reference HP 11
Author(s) : Potel, Anne-Marie
Title : Les plantes médicinales au Sénégal. Study report of Anne-Marie Potel, accomplished at Nguekokh (Senegal), 2002. Registered in the chapter "Grey Littérature "of the PRELUDE data bank http://pagesperso-orange.fr/senegal.bourbonnais/Anne%20marie.htm
Symptoms : H(007), H(015), H(104), H(151), H(162), H(162x), H(171)
Recipes : H(007) diuretic, H(015) haematuria, H(162x) enuresis, H(162) oligurie and autres infections urinaires, roots of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
H(104) belly pains, barks, RNS.
H(162x) enuresis and H(162x) urine incontinent, fruit, RNS
H(171) diabetes and H(151) hypertension, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Nguekokh region)
Vernacular name : sédèm i buki (Wolof), suruku ndomo (Bambara), ngit môn (Serere), jujubier de la hyène (local French)
Reference HR 12b
Author(s) : Runyoro, D.K.B., , M. I. Matee, O. D. Ngassapa, C. C Joseph & Z. H Mbwambo
Title : Screening of Tanzanian medicinal plants for anti-Candida activity. Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2006, 6:11 doi:10.1186/1472-6882-6-11 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6882/6/11
Symptoms : H(076)
Recipes : H(076) oral candidiasis (opportunistic infection from HIV/AIDS), roots of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Coast, Dar es Salaam, Morogoro and Tanga regions)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HR 17
Author(s) : Ruffo, C. K.
Title : A Survey of medicinal plants in Tabora region, Tanzania in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms : H(020), H(104)
Recipes : H(020) snake bites, H(104) stomachache, roots of Ziziphus mucronata , RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Tabora region)
Vernacular name : kagovole, lugugunu (Nyamwezi)
Reference HS 28
Author(s) : Sewani-Rusike, C. R.
Title : Plants of Zimbabwe as anti-fertility agents African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 253 - 257, (2010)
Symptoms : H(033z)
Recipes : H(033z) root bark powder of Ziziphus mucronata mixed with porridge or infusion taken orally, used for "kurera", contraceptives for child spacing.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (Harare and surrounding rural areas)
Vernacular name : muchecheni (Shona), umphafa (Ndebele), buffalo thorn (English)
Reference HS 33a
Author(s) : Semenya, S.S , M. Potgieter M., Milingoni Tshisikhawe, Soul Shava, A. Maroyi
Title : Medicinal utilization of exotic plants by Bapedi traditional healers to treat human ailments in Limpopo province, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 144, 646–655 (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874112006769
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, roots of Opuntia ficus– indica of Ziziphus mucronata boiled in water for 20 min and one tin cup of the extract is taken; orally.Thrice a day
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HS 36
Author(s) : Stayt, H.
Title : The Bavenda. Frank Cass & Co. Ltd, London (1968)
Symptoms : H(037), H(201)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, roots of Maytenus senegalensis of Hibiscus vitifolius, ONS of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
H(201) purification after bird of twins, roots of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukhalu (Venda)
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(100)
Recipes : H(100, 2) chlamydia, bulb of Eucomis pallidiflora mixed with root of Ziziphus mucronata. Decoction for 20 minutes. One tin cup of extract taken orally, thrice a day
H(100, 1) chlamydia, tuber of Hypoxis obtusa, roots of Ziziphus mucronata mixed and pounded. Five teaspoons taken with a cup of warm water
H(100, 1) gonorrhoea, roots of Opuntia ficus-indica Decoction for 20 minutes solely or as a mixture with Ziziphus mucronata (root). One tin cup of extract is taken orally. Thrice a day
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo Province)
Vernacular name : mokgalo
Reference HT 48
Author(s) : Thornton-Barnett, S.R
Title : Ancestral pharmacopoeias: a paleoethnobotanical assessment of plant use in the western free state, South Africa Thesis submitted to the Graduate Council of Texas State University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts with a Major in Anthropology, December 2013
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit of Ziziphus mucronata as food cooked with meat or eaten raw
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (grassland marshes at Florisbad. )
Vernacular name : mokhgalo (Basotho), wag-n-bitjie (Afrikaans)
Reference HW 52
Author(s) : Van Wyk, P.
Title : Trees of the kruger National Park Purnell, Cape Town (1972 - 1974). (From reference HM 58)
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137) pain in the body, leaves or roots of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Kruger National Park)
Vernacular name : mukhalu (Venda)
Reference VD 06
Author(s) : Dupiré, M.
Title : Pharmacopée Peule du Niger et du Cameroun. Bull. IFAN, XIX, sér. B, 3-4, 382 - 417, (1957)
Symptoms : H(099x), H(138), H(210)
Recipes : H(099x), H(138), H(210) euphoric and hallucinatory drink to prepare for ritual battle , maceration of roots and barks of Centaurea alexandrina of Ziziphus mucronata of Ziziphus pseudo jujuba of unripe fruit of Acacia arabica of Dichrostachys glomerata and of roots of Feretia canthioides, VO. Several times a day for a week (Peul receipts of Niger)
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : magaria n-kura (Hausa), gulum dabi (Peul of Niger)
Reference VL 13
Author(s) : Luseba, D., E.E. Elgorashi, D.T. Ntloedibe, J. Van Staden
Title : Antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and mutagenic effects of some medicinal plants used in South Africa for the treatment of wounds and retained placenta in livestock. South African Journal of Botany, Volume 73, pp. 378 - 383 (2007)
Symptoms : V(004), V(013), V(137)
Recipes : Vb(004) wound, V(013) boils, Vb(137) sores, decoction of roots of Ziziphus mucronata, local application
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa ( Limpopo and North-West provinces)
Vernacular name : mutshetshete (Venda), mokgalo (Setswana)
Reference VM 48
Author(s) : Moreki, J.C., K. Tshireletso and I. C.Okoli
Title : Potential Use of Ethnoveterinary Medicine for Retained Placenta in Cattle in Mogonono, Botswana Journal of Animal Production Advances, 2(6):303-309 (2012) http://www.grjournals.com/portals/grjournals/JAPA/Vol2%20Issue6/JAPA-2012-05-303-309.pdf
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : Vb(030, 8) retained placenta, roots of Ziziphus mucronata, remedies are administered either as a decoction or infusion. (information presented was obtained from herdboys and stockowners)
Region : South Africa
Country : Botswana (Mogonono village in Kweneng District)
Vernacular name : mokgalo (Tswana), buffalo thorn (English)
Reference VV 09
Author(s) : van der Merwe, D., G. E. Swan, C. J. Botha
Title : Use of ethnoveterinary medicinal plants in cattle by Setswana-speaking people in the Madikwe area of the North West Province of South Africa. Journal of the South Africa Veterinary Association 72, 189-196, (2001)
Symptoms : V(033), V(111), V(137)
Recipes : Vb(033), roots of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
Vb(111), Vb(137), leaves, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : mokgalo (Setswana)
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 : H(003), H(004), H(013), H(037)
Recipes : H(013) boils,H(013) absces , poultice applied to boils, abscesses and septic swellings of the skin, H(004) powder also applied to wounds and decoction taken for pneumonia
(registered from reference HR 50)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VW 08
Author(s) : Wanzala, W., W. Takken, W. R. Mukabana, A. O. Pala & A. Hassanali
Title : Ethnoknowledge of Bukusu community on livestock tick prevention and control in Bungoma district, western Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 140, 298– 324 (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874112000347
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 3) against livestock ticks, rootbark of Zizyphus mucronata, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukomboti, kumwikalangwe, tirokwo (Pokot)