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Official name : Vangueria tomentosa Hochst.
Family : Rubiaceae

17 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 49
Author(s) : Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Symptoms : H(026), H(037)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, H(026) menstrual cycle, seeds infusion of Vangueria infausta, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mviru
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(005x), H(022), H(037), H(082), H(104)
Recipes : H(005x) skin blisters, leaves, barks, roots of Vangueria infausta, decoction, VO.
H(022) to induce or to speed the delivery process, leaves, barks, roots, macerated in H2O, VO.
H(037) cough, leaves, barks, roots, decoction, VO.
H(082) asthma, leaves, barks, roots, decoction, VO.
H(104) stomachache, leaves, barks, roots of Vangueria infausta, macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mumzwiro (Chindau)
Reference HC 22
Author(s) : Chinsembu, K. C., M. Hedimbi
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of plants used to manage HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections in Katima Mulilo, Caprivi region, Namibia Journal of Ethnobiology ans Ethnomedicine, 6:25 (2010)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections, ONS, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(014)
Recipes : H(014) dermatitis, ONS, RNS.duration of treatment: 1 month
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Oshikoto region)
Vernacular name : oshimbu
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(095)
Recipes : H(095), the leaves of Vangueria infausta are put under chickens' eggs to prevent them from rotting.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : umViyo
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(033)
Recipes : H(033) fertility, roots of Vangueria infuasta and roots of Helinus intergrifolius boiled and drunk for fertility. Used after first treatment with Sanseviera hyancinthiodes
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province, Mopani district)
Vernacular name : mmilo (Local Name), wild medlar (English)
Reference HH 06a
Author(s) : Hedberg I., O. Hedberg, P.J. Madati, K.E. Mshigeni, E.N. Mshiu & G. Samuelsson
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Tanzania. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Cucurbitaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 6, pp. 29 - 60 (1982)
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : FAIRE H(169) hernia, decotion of roots of Combretum pentagonum mixed with Vangueria infausta Burchell (mviru)
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mviru.(Handeni district)
Reference HL 32
Author(s) : Lautenschläger, T., M. Monizi , M. Pedro, J. L. Mandombe, M. Futuro Bránquima, C. Heinze and C. Neinhuis
Title : First large-scale ethnobotanical survey in the province of Uíge, northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:51 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0238-3
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) nutrition fruit of Vangueria infausta
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (province de Uíge)
Vernacular name : mamuemuita (Kikongo)
Reference HM 40
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title : The Ethnomedicine of the Haya people of Bugabo ward, Kagera Region, north western Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:24 (2009) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-24 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/5/1/24
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(171) diabete, the fruits and seeds of Vangueria infausta are burnt and then eaten or the leaves boiled in water together with leaves or stem bark of Dracaena steudneri and the decoction drunk
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region)
Vernacular name : amabungo, mabungo, kirongomani, mtigunda
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(008)
Recipes : H(008, 4) diarrhoea, hot water of Vangueria infausta roots extract, drunk three times a day
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (Nhema communal area)
Vernacular name : mudzvirungombe (Shona)
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(020)
Recipes : H(020, 1) snake bites, roots of Vangueria tomentosa, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : kenya (Loitoktok district)
Vernacular name : olgumi
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(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, roots of Vangueria infausta extract , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (South-central)
Vernacular name : mudzvirungombe
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(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, roots extract of Vangueria infausta, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (centre-sud)
Vernacular name : mudzvirungombe
Reference HM 81
Author(s) : Mongalo, N. I. and T. J. Makhafola
Title : Ethnobotanical knowledge of the lay people of Blouberg area (Pedi tribe), Limpopo Province, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 14:46 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0245-4
Symptoms : H(000), H(095)
Recipes : H(000, 23) branches used in doctoring of homesteads, Blown
H(095) fruits is edible
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo Province)
Vernacular name : mmilo
Reference HS 36
Author(s) : Stayt, H.
Title : The Bavenda. Frank Cass & Co. Ltd, London (1968)
Symptoms : H(139), H(201)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac, roots of Vangueria infausta of Securidaca longepedunculata of Grewia microthyrsa, RNS.
H(201) magic roots and barks of Brackenridgea zanguebarica, roots of Gardenia amoena of Vangueria infausta, ONS. of Pachystigma macrocalyx, sticks of Osyris lanceolata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muzwilu (Venda)
Reference VG 26
Author(s) : Gakuubi, M. M.& W. Wanzala
Title : A survey of plants and plant products traditionally used in livestock health management in Buuri district, Meru County, Kenya Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 8:39, (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/39
Symptoms :
Recipes : Vb(037),Vb(037), Vo(037), Vv(037) pneumonia (mpio), infusion of roots of Vangueria infausta
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Buuri district, Meru County)
Vernacular name : mubiru
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(026)
Recipes : H(026) menstruation, root of Vangueria infausta, RNS.
(registered from reference HS 32) (Journal of Ethnopharmacology 86 (2003) 97–108)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : muzwilu (Vhavenda), wild medlar (English)