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Official name : Brachylaena transvaalensis E.Phillips & Schweick.
Family : Asteraceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HD 21
Author(s) : de Wet, H. , M.N. Nkwanyana, S.F. van Vuuren
Title : Medicinal plants used for the treatment of diarrhoea in northern Maputaland, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology, volume 130, pp. 284–289, (2010)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008, 3) diarrhoea, bark or leaves of Brachylaena transvaalensis are crushed and mixed with cold or hot water. The infusion (125 ml) is drunk twice a day until diarrhoea subsides. It can be administered anally; dosage depends on the person’s weight
H(008) diarrhoea, bark or leaves of Brachylaena transvaalensis used in combination with leaves of Psidium guajava for enhance antidiarrhoeal efficacy
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northen Maputaland, KwaZulu-Natal Province)
Vernacular name : iphahlalehlathi