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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
Reference HB 50 has information about 162 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(026), H(033), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, roots of Abrus precatorius ash, direct application
H(008) diarrhea, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(008) chinhamucaca (milky diarrhea accompanied by H(055) vomiting) , roots, mush, as food
H(026) menstrual cycle, mush, as food.
H(033) female infertility, roots macerated in H2O or mush, VO. or as food
H(051) bandama (severe paludism symptoms), roots, mush, as food
H(104) stomachache, roots decoction, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mutitivaroi, mini-mini (Chindau)
Acacia albida Del.
Official name : Acacia albida Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Faidherbia albida (Delile) A. Chev.
Symptoms : H(014), H(037), H(077)
Recipes : H(014) skin infections, barks, roots of Faidherbia albida decoction, VO.
H(037) cough, barks, roots decoction, VO.
H(077) bloody vomit, barks, roots decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : gohua (Chindau)
Acalypha sp.
Official name : Acalypha sp.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(033)
Recipes : H(026) menstrual cycle troubles, roots of "mpama " = Acalypha sp. infusion, VO.
H(033) female infertility, roots infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mpama (Chindau)
Adenia gummifera (Harv.) Harms
Official name : Adenia gummifera (Harv.) Harms
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(022), H(033), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) wounds leaves, roots of Adenia gummifera, stem macerated in H2O, lavage
H(022) to induce or speed delivery process, leaves, roots, stem macerated in H2O, vaginal lavage
H(033) female infertility leaves, roots, stem macerated in H2O, VO.
H(201) against adversities, leaves, roots, stem cooked, as food
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : movole, muore (Chindau)
Afzelia quanzensis Welw.
Official name : Afzelia quanzensis Welw.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(051), H(053), H(100), H(197)
Recipes : H(026) menstrual cycle troubles, bark, roots of Afzelia quanzensis macerated in H2O, VO.
H(051) bandama (severe paludism symptoms), bark, roots cooked, as food
H(053) earache, bark, roots macerated in H2O, direct application
H(100) venereal diseases, bark, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(197) fontanelle syndrome (larger than normal fontanelles) mush, as food
H(197) to close fontanelle decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mussocossa, chanfuta (Chindau)
Albizia antunesiana Harms
Official name : Albizia antunesiana Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, barks of Albizia antunesiana, decoction, mouthwash
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mucarati munhachipa (Chindau)
Albizia versicolor Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Albizia versicolor Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104), H(100), H(169)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, leaves of Albizia versicolor macerated in H2O, VO.
H(104) stomachache, leaves macerated in H2O, VO.
H(169) hernia, leaves macerated in H2O, VO.
H(100) venereal diseases, leaves macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mutundurulo, mugomati (Chindau)
Aloe parvibracteata Schönland
Official name : Aloe parvibracteata Schönland
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) venereal diseases leaves of Aloe parvibracteata macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : ruangararo (Chindau)
Amblygonocarpus andongensis (Welw. ex Oliv.) Exell & Torre
Official name : Amblygonocarpus andongensis (Welw. ex Oliv.) Exell & Torre
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, roots decoction of Amblygonocarpus andongensis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mutindiri (Chindau)
Anacardium occidentale L.
Official name : Anacardium occidentale L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(169)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves, roots of Anacardium occidentale macerated in H2O, VO.
H(169) hernia, leaves, roots of Anacardium occidentale macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mukejhu, caju (Chindau)
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(068), H(082), H(104)
Recipes : H(037) cough , barks, leaves, roots of Annona senegalensis, infusion or decoction, VO.
H(037) tuberculosis, barks, leaves, roots macerated in H2O or cooked, VO. or as food
H(051) fever, barks, leaves, roots decoction, VO.
H(068) intestinal worms, barks, leaves, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(082) asthma, barks, leaves, roots macerated in H2O or cooked, VO. or as food
H(104) stomachache, barks, leaves, roots of Annona senegalensis macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : muroro (Chindau)
Antidesma venosum E.Mey. ex Tul.
Official name : Antidesma venosum E.Mey. ex Tul.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(077), H(100), H(169)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, roots of Antidesma venosum macerated in H2O, VO.
H(077) bloody vomit, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(100) venereal diseases, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(169) hernia, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mushongo, muruadondo, muxongosora (Chindau)
Artabotrys brachypetalus Benth.
Official name : Artabotrys brachypetalus Benth.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(020), H(033), H(068), H(092), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, roots of Artabotrys brachypetalus macerated in H2O, VO.
H(104) stomachache, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(092) poisoning by food or H(020) snake bites, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(033) female infertility, roots macerated in H2O, VO.)
H(104) stomachache due to H(104) stomachache of the mother during pregnancy, mush of roots, as food
H(091) general weakness, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(100) venereal diseases, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : gobso, mudamphire, gofui, mucosho (Chindau)
Asparagus africanus Lam.
Official name : Asparagus africanus Lam.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022) to induce or to speed the delivery process, roots of Asparagus africanus macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : chibaiagore, mushamabi (Chindau)
Asparagus falcatus L.
Official name : Asparagus falcatus L.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, leaves of Asparagus falcatus, direct application
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : munhamazwina (Chindau)
Asparagus setaceus (Kunth) Jessop
Official name : Asparagus setaceus (Kunth) Jessop
Family : Asparagaceae
Synonyms : Asparagus plumosus Baker
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, leaves of Asparagus plumosus decoction, inhalation
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : munhassuru (Chindau)
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) venereal diseases, roots of Melia azedarach macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : muquinini, mikenine (Chindau)
Baccharoides adoensis (Sch.Bip. ex Walp.) H.Rob.
Official name : Baccharoides adoensis (Sch.Bip. ex Walp.) H.Rob.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) propitiatory (to make the spirits favorable to ...), leaves of Baccharoides adoensis, decoction, bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : muchena (Chindau)
Bauhinia galpinii N. E. Br.
Official name : Bauhinia galpinii N. E. Br.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(077), H(091), H(197)
Recipes : H(037) cough, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(077) bloody vomit, roots cooked, as food
H(091) general weakness, roots decoction, VO.
H(197) to close fontanelle, roots of Bauhinia galpinii decoction, VO.
H(197) fontanelle syndrome (larger than normal fontanelles), roots macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mutandaze (Chindau)
Berchemia discolor (Klotzsch) Hemsl.
Official name : Berchemia discolor (Klotzsch) Hemsl.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(077)
Recipes : H(037) cough, roots of Berchemia discolor macerated in H2O, VO.
H(077) bloody vomit, roots cooked, as food
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mugonahamba (Chindau)