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Official name : Flacourtia flavescens Willd.
Family : Flacourtiaceae

12 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 56
Author(s) : Ambé, G.A
Title : Les fruits sauvages comestibles des savanes guinéennes de Côte-d’Ivoire : état de la connaissance par une population locale, les Malinké. Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 5 (1), 43–58 (2001)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fleshy fruits of Flacourtia flavescens eaten raw
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : gbro (Dioula)
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)
Symptoms : H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomachache, leaves, roots of Flacourtia indica decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves, roots macerated in H2O, bath)
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mutondombira, mutucuzuzo (Chindau)
Reference HD 53
Author(s) : Dougnon V., B. Legba, A. Yadouléton, J. Agbankpe, H. Koudokpon, G. Hounmanou., A. Amadou, K. Fabiyi, P. Assogba, E. Hounsa, A. Aniambossou, E. Déguenon, M. de Souza , H.S. Bankolé , J. L. Dougnon, L. Baba-Moussa
Title : Utilisation des plantes du Sud-Bénin dans le traitement de la fièvre typhoïde : rôle des herboristes Ethnopharmacologia, n°60, octobre 2018
Symptoms : H(006) + H(104)
Recipes : (H(006) + H(104)) salmonellosis, leaves, stems with leaves, roots of Ocimum gratissimum, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : South-Benin
Vernacular name : gbohunkadjè (Fon)
Reference HF 03
Author(s) : Flatie, T., T. Gedif, K. Asres, T. Gebre-Mariam
Title : Ethnomedical survey of Berta ethnic group Assosa Zone, Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia (Medicinal plants reported by household respondents of Berta ethnic group) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2009, 5:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-14
Symptoms : H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(051) paludisme; H(104) burning sensation in the upper alimentary tract (cheguara), fruit of Flacourtia indica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia)
Vernacular name : agnaneshewe
Reference HK 63
Author(s) : Kipkore, K., B. Wanjohi, H. Rono, G. Kigen
Title : A study of the medicinal plants used by the Marakwet Community in Kenya Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:24 (2014)
Symptoms : H(203)
Recipes : H(203) fermentation, fruits of Flacourtia indica, dry the fruit and use
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet Community)
Vernacular name : iingoswo (local dialect), governor’s plum (Englisch)
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)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Flacourtia indica browsed by mouth
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (South-central)
Vernacular name : munhunguru
Reference HN 29
Author(s) : Nguta, J.M., J.M. Mbaria, D.W. Gakuya, P.K. Gathumbi, S.G. Kiama
Title : Antimalarial herbal remedies of Msambweni, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 128, 424–432 (2010)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1), roots, stem bark, leaves of Flacourtia indica , decoction, VO., one cup is taken 3 X / day for 3–4 days.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Msambweni)
Vernacular name : mtondo mbare (Digo)
Reference HN 33
Author(s) : Nguta, J.M., J.M. Mbaria, D.W. Gakuya, P.K. Gathumbi, S.G. Kiama
Title : Traditional antimalarial phytotherapy remedies used by the South Coast community, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 131, 256–267 (2010)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 3) paludism, roots, stembark of Flacourtia indica , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mtondo mbare (Digo)
Reference HO 17
Author(s) : Okello, S.V., Nyunja R.O., Netondo G.W. & Onyango J.C.
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by Sabaot of Mt. Elgon Kenya African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 7, No. 1, pp 1-10 (2010)
Symptoms : H(026), H(100)
Recipes : H(026) dysmenorrhea, H(100) sexually transmitted infection (STI's), decoction of roots, leaves, barks of Flacourtia indica, RNS. (Probably VO.)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mont Elgon region)
Vernacular name : tungururwet (Sabaot)
Reference HO 27
Author(s) : Ouôba, P., , A. M. Lykke, J. Boussim & S. Guinko
Title : La flore médicinale de la Forêt Classée de Niangoloko (Burkina Faso) Etudes flor. vég. Burkina Faso 10, 5-16 Frankfurt / Ouagadougou, Oktober/octobre 2006 ISSN 0943-2884
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatoid arthritis, fumigate with steam of the decoction of roots of Flacourtia flavescens and wash and drink for cases of rheumatoid acute arthritis..
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : gbεnŋlto (Goin)
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(033), H(037), H(104)
Recipes : H(020) snake bites,H(037) cough, H(033) infertility and H(104) stomachache, roots of Flacourtia indica
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Tabora region)
Vernacular name : mupugusura, musingila, musungu (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), 3-6 root pieces of roots of Flacourtia indica around the waist or leaf infusion taken orally, used for "kurera", contraceptives for child spacing
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (Harare and surrounding rural areas)
Vernacular name : mutunguru (Shona), munhunguru (Shona), umthunduluka (Ndebele), bakota plum (English)