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Reference : HA 20

Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Reference HA 20 has information about 174 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(075), H(156)
Recipes : H(075) anorexia, leaves of Abrus precatorius, decoction (H2O) , filtration, VO.
H(156), leaves, Abrus precatorius, Aloe lateritia, Artemisia sp., Cannabis sativa, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(156), leaves, Abrus precatorius,decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.
Official name : Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) cephalalgy, leaves, maceration, to wash
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia hockii De Wild.
Official name : Acacia hockii De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves of Psidium guajava, roots of Acacia hockii, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Acalypha villicaulis Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Official name : Acalypha villicaulis Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(099)
Recipes : H(008), root Acalypha villicaulis, to pound, decoction (H2O) , to filter, VO.
H(099), maceration leave of Acalypha villicaulis of Plumbago zeylanica, bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Official name : Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Acanthus arboreus C.B.Clarke
Symptoms : H(099), H(156), H(201)
Recipes : H(099), leaves of Cucumis aculeatus of Acanthus arboreus of Dichrocephala integrifolia, to pound, to dilute, to filter, VO.
H(156), leaves of Acanthus arboreus of Carica papaya of Mangifera indica of Dracaena steudneri, to carbonize, VO.
H(201) depressive psychosis, leaves of Cucumis aculeatus of Acanthus arboreus, to pound, to dilute, to filter, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Achyranthes aspera L.
Official name : Achyranthes aspera L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Achyranthes annua Dinter , Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill. , Achyranthes aspera L. var. sicula , Achyranthes obovata Peter.
Symptoms : H(014), H(091), H(201)
Recipes : H(014), leaves of Achyranthes, decoction (H2O) , to filter, VO.
H(091) anemia, powder dry leaves, to dilute H2O of Achyranthes aspera of Amaranthus hybridus, VO.
H(091) anemia, aerian part of Achyranthes aspera, leaves of Hibiscus acetosella, to pound, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(091) anemia leaves of Achyranthes, decoction (H2O) , to filter, VO.
H(201) psychosis depression, leaves pounded diluted, to filterd of Achyranthes aspera of Ipomoea hildebrandtii, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Official name : Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Spilanthes mauritiana (A. Rich. ex Pers.) DC. , Spilanthes filicaulis (Schumach. & Thonn.) C.D.Adams
Symptoms : H(103), H(139)
Recipes : H(103), flowers of Spilanthes mauritiana., to chew
H(139) impotence, flowers of Spilanthes mauritiana, barks stem, branch, trunk of Nuxia floribunda, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Adhatoda engleriana (Lindau) C.B. Clarke
Official name : Adhatoda engleriana (Lindau) C.B. Clarke
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Justicia engleriana Lindau.
Symptoms : H(158)
Recipes : H(158), pounded leaves, filter, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(027), H(093), H(100)
Recipes : This section will be completely encoded in a future H(002), pounded leaves, to dry, powder, VO.
H(027), VO., macerated and to filterd leaves Ageratum conyzoides, Rumex usambarensis
H(093), pounded leaves delayed, bath + application of powder and vaseline
H(100), inguinal ganglion, hip- bath of pounded leaves in H2O of Ageratum conyzoides, Plectranthus amboinicus, Indigafera arrecta, Diodia scandens
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020), barks of stem, twig, trunk of Alchornea cordifolia , to chew
H(020), pounded leaves of Alchornea., diluted (H2O), VO.
H(020), latex of Alchornea. , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Aloe lateritia Engl.
Official name : Aloe lateritia Engl.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(126), H(151), H(156), H(157)
Recipes : H(126), VO., decoction roots, not for new born
H(151), V.O. , decoction (H2O) leaves
H(156), VO. leaves decoction + Abrus precatorius, Artemisia sp., Cannabis sativa , Aloe lateritia
H(157), VO. decoction leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Alstonia boonei De Wild
Official name : Alstonia boonei De Wild
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) ascaris, barks stems, branch, trunk of Alstonia boonei, to pound, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ouganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Alysicarpus rugosus (Willd.) DC.
Official name : Alysicarpus rugosus (Willd.) DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), decoction (H2O) whole plant, inhalation
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Amaranthus hybridus L.
Official name : Amaranthus hybridus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Amaranthus caudatus L.
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, powder of dried leaves, to dilute (H2O) of Achyranthes aspera of Amaranthus hybridus, VO.
H(091) anemia, leaves of Amaranthus hybridus, decoction (H2O) , to filter, VO.
H(091) anemia, leaves of Hibiscus acetosella of Achyranthes aspera of Amaranthus hybridus, decoction (H2O) , to filter, VO.
H(091) asthenia, leaves of Hibiscus acetosella of Amaranthus hybridus, maceration, filtration, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Amaranthus lividus L.
Official name : Amaranthus lividus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(161)
Recipes : H(161), local application, juice leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Ambrosia maritima L.
Official name : Ambrosia maritima L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(077), H(206)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Ambrosia maritima of Vernonia amygdalina, to pound, to dilute, to filter, VO.
H(077) nausea, leaves of Ambrosia maritima, to pound, juice, VO.
H(206), leaves of Ambrosia maritima, maceration, decoction (H2O) , juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Argemone mexicana L.
Official name : Argemone mexicana L.
Family : Papaveraceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) depressive psychosis, seeds of Argemone mexicana, to dry, powder, to dilute, VO.
H(201) depressive psychosis, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Argemone mexxicana of Brillantaisia kirungae of Hyptis pectinata of Brillantaisia mahonii, powders, decoction (H2O) , inhalation
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Aristolochia elegans Mast.
Official name : Aristolochia elegans Mast.
Family : Aristolochiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(020), H(050), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) colic, roots and seeds, decoction, VO.
H(008) + H(104) colic, fresh leaves, pounded, decoction, to filter, VO.
H(008) + H(104) colic, seeds pôwder, VO.
H(020), chewed roots , emeto catartic effect
H(020), pounded leaves diluted in H2O, VO. (vomiting effect)
H(050) drumbelly, roots powder diluted in H2O, to filter, VO.
H(051) paludism seeds decoction, to filter, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.
Official name : Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) asthenie sexuelle, roots of Artocarpus heterophyllus , to pound, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Official name : Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Aspilia latifolia Oliv. & Hiern
Symptoms : H(051), H(169)
Recipes : H(051), roots of Pseudarthria hookeri of Aspilia africana of Securinega virosa of Vernonia amygdalina, decoction (H2O) , to filter, VO.
H(169), aerian part of Aspilia africana of Hyptis pectinata, powder, decoction (H2O) , to filter, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered