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Reference : HT 46

Author(s) : Tugume P., E. K. Kakudidi, M. Buyinza, J. Namaalwa, M. Kamatenesi, P. Mucunguzi, J. Kalema
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plant species used by communities around Mabira Central Forest Reserve, Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:5 (2016)
Reference HT 46 has information about 187 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(200)
Recipes : H(068) worm infection, chew the roots of Abrus precatorius and swallow
H(200) low immunity, decoction of leaves, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : lusiiti (Luganda)
Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.
Official name : Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(216)
Recipes : H(216) change sex of children, squeeze leaves of Abutilon mauritianum in H2O and VO. before getting pregnant
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : kifuula (Luganda)
Acacia constricta Benth.
Official name : Acacia constricta Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(108), H(157), H(171)
Recipes : H(108) sinuses, H(157) convulsions in children, steam bathe from roots
H(171) diabete, roots of Acacia constricta decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : muwelamanyo (Luganda)
Acacia hockii De Wild.
Official name : Acacia hockii De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) swollen joints and feet, pound, boil roots of Acacia hockii with cows hooves and VO. soup
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : kasaana (Luganda)
Acacia siberiana (DC.) Kyal. & Boatwr.
Official name : Acacia siberiana (DC.) Kyal. & Boatwr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(108), H(157)
Recipes : H(108) sinuses, barks decoction of Acacia siberiana, VO.
H(157) convulsions in children, herbal bathe
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : muwawa (Luganda)
Acalypha bipartita Müll. Arg.
Official name : Acalypha bipartita Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, crush leaves of Acalypha bipartita, add H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : jerengesa (Luganda)
Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Official name : Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Acanthus arboreus C.B.Clarke
Symptoms : H(017), H(046)
Recipes : H(017) prolonged embryo in uterus, roots of Acanthus pubescens, decoction VO.
H(046) measles, leaves crushed in H2O, bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : matovu (Luganda)
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(113)
Recipes : H(014) itching body, pound leaves add H2O and bathe
H(113) swollen body, H(091) delayed walking in childeren, crush leaves of Achyranthes aspera and tie on affected part
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : mutassuka kkubo (Luganda)
Aerva lanata (L.) Juss. ex Schult.
Official name : Aerva lanata (L.) Juss. ex Schult.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(202)
Recipes : H(202) body odour, whole plant of Aerva lanata crush in H2O and bathe
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : iweza (Luganda)
Aframomum sanguineum (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Official name : Aframomum sanguineum (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Synonyms : Aframomum hanburyi K. Schum. , Aframomum angustifolium (Sonn.) K. Schum.
Symptoms : H(166), H(200)
Recipes : H(166) hiccup, dry roots of Afromomum anguistifolium, pound, decoction VO.
H(200) low immunity, boil the fruit and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : matungulu (Luganda)
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(091)
Recipes : H(068) worm infection, crush and mix with H2O and VO.
H(091) weakness in pregnancy; crush leaves of Ageratum conyzoides and mixwith H2O and bathe
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : nnamirembe (Luganda)
Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(037), H(113)
Recipes : H(013) skin rash, boil barks of Albizia coriaria and bathe
H(037) cough in children, decoction of barks, VO.
H(113) swollen rectum, boil barks and sit in the H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : mugavu (Luganda)
Albizia grandibracteata Taub.
Official name : Albizia grandibracteata Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(051x), H(091)
Recipes : H(014) fungal infections of the scalp, pound inner bark, mix in H2O and wash the head
H(051x) yellow fever, H(091) anaemia, pound leaves of Albizia grandibracreata, dry and mix with H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : nongo (Luganda)
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) shaking body, crush leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and bathe
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : luzibaziba (Luganda)
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(020), H(034), H(082), H(104), H(113), H(191)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(034) reduce heart beat, H(082) bad breath, H(104) stomachache, H(191) blood cleanser, chew and swallow barks of Allium sativum
H(020) snake bites, smear the barks at the point of the bite.
H(113) swollen rib cage, cut barks and smear
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : katunguluccumu (Luganda)
Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Official name : Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Synonyms : Aloe vulgaris Lam.
Symptoms : H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(104) stomachache, 1-3 leaves of Aloe vera , decoction VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : kigagi (Luganda)
Alysicarpus vaginalis (L.) DC.
Official name : Alysicarpus vaginalis (L.) DC.
Family : Fabacea
Symptoms : H(116)
Recipes : H(116) irregular menstrual periods, decoction of leaves of Alysicarpus vaginalis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : nakalimikamu (Luganda)
Amaranthus dubius Mart. ex Thell
Official name : Amaranthus dubius Mart. ex Thell
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(091) anemia, steam and eat leaves of Amaranthus dubius
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : doodo (Luganda)
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) fungal infections of the scalp, pound leaves of Amaranthus spinosus of Cleome gynandra and smear on the scalp
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : doodo owamagwa (Luganda)
Antiaris toxicaria Lesch.
Official name : Antiaris toxicaria Lesch.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(091)
Recipes : H(018) headache, H(091) weakness in pregnancy, crush leaves of Antiaris toxicaria in H2O and bathe
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : kilundu (Luganda)