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Reference : HS 18

Author(s) : Ssegawa, P., J. M. Kasenene
Title : Medicinal plant diversity and uses in Sango bay area, Southern Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 113, pp. 521 - 540, (2007)
Reference HS 18 has information about 109 plants :
Acacia hockii De Wild.
Official name : Acacia hockii De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091, 4) anaemia, flowers decoction of Acacia hockii, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : akasaana
Acalypha villicaulis Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Official name : Acalypha villicaulis Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104, 2) stomachaches, stems infusion of Acalypha villicaulis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : kamnajiira
Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Official name : Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Acanthus arboreus C.B.Clarke
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139, 4) aphrodisiac, leaves decoction of Acanthus pubescens, in a local beer (tonto), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : amatovu
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(027z)
Recipes : H(004, 10) septic wound, juice of leaves of Ageratum conyzoides, local application
H(027z) pregnancy disorders, menstrual problems, leaves decoction of Ageratum conyzoides, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : nnamirembe
Alangium chinense (Lour.) Harms
Official name : Alangium chinense (Lour.) Harms
Family : Alangiaceae
Symptoms : H(027), H(091)
Recipes : H(027, 6) prevent miscarriages, H(09) anaemia, leaves infusion of Alangium chinense, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : omusiisa
Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201, 6) possessed by spirits, barks decoction of Albizia coriaria, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : omugavu
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(013), H(027z), H(046), H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(013, 16) baby skin rashes, decoction of stems of Alchornea cordifolia, bath
H(027z, 16) pregnancy-related illness, H(046) measles, H(051) fever, H(126) jaundice, decoction of stems of Alchornea cordifolia, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : luzibaziba
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(157)
Recipes : H(157, 4) febrile convulsions, to sniff the crushed bulb of Allium sativum
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : katunguluccumu
Aloe volkensii Engl.
Official name : Aloe volkensii Engl.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(051)
Recipes : H(013, 5) mouth ulcer, plant juice in local application
H(051) fever, paludism, leaves infusion of Aloe volkensii, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : akagagi
Anisopappus africanus (Hook. f.) Oliv. & Hiern
Official name : Anisopappus africanus (Hook. f.) Oliv. & Hiern
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018, 7) headache, leaves of Anisopappus africanus, crushed and sniffed for a while
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : kanamwasi
Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Official name : Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Aspilia latifolia Oliv. & Hiern
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068, 17) intestinal worms, decoction of stems of Aspilia africana, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : makaayi
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 6) paludism, leaves decoction of Azadirachta indica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : neem
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004, 11) wound, local application of embrocate of leaves of Bidens pilosa
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : ssere
Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Official name : Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(126)
Recipes : H(100, 7) syphilis, H(126) jaundice, leaves or barks decoction- of Bridelia micrantha, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : katazamiti
Cannabis sativa L.
Official name : Cannabis sativa L.
Family : Cannabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 4) cough, leaves decoction of Cannabis sativa, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : enjaga
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104, 3) abdominal pain , seeds of Carica papaya, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : amapapaali
Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Carissa xylopicron Thouars , Carissa pubescens A. DC. , Carissa spinarum L.
Symptoms : H(068), H(201)
Recipes : H(068, 8) intestinal worms, stems infusion, VO.
H(201), charms, bewitchment, stems infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : nyonza
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(126, 3) jaundice, leaves infusion of Cassia alata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : mpologoma tekiika
Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name : Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(006, 3) constipation, leaves infusion of Cassia didymobotrya, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : omucuula
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 4) paludism, leaves decoction of Senna occidentalis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : kwiniini omuganda