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Reference : VE 04

Author(s) : Ejobi, F., R.D. Mosha, S. Ndege & D. Kamoga
Title : Etno-Veterinary Medicinal Plants of the Lake Victoria Basin: A Bioprospection Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances 6 (2): 257-261 (2007)
Reference VE 04 has information about 59 plants :
Acacia hockii De Wild.
Official name : Acacia hockii De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : V(051) fever, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : nsese (Swahili / Sukuma)
Acacia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Acacia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia sieberiana DC. var. sieberiana
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : V(030) retained placenta , Roots Decoction of Acacia sieberiana DC, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : mweramanyo (Luganda / Kinyankore)
Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Official name : Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : V(068) internal parasites, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : ng'otabalashi (Swahili / Sukuma)
Aloe secundiflora Engl.
Official name : Aloe secundiflora Engl.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : V(037) pneurnonia, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : haruna (Swahili / Sukuma)
Asparagus africanus Lam.
Official name : Asparagus africanus Lam.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : V(001) eye infections, Leaves Decoction of Asparagus africanus, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : nadaali (Luganda / Kinyankore)
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : V(025), V(117)
Recipes : V(117) anaplasmasis, V(025) babesiosis, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : mwarobaini (Swahili / Sukuma)
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : V(001) conjunetivitis, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : idasana (Swahili / Sukuma)
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : V(004) wounds, leaves maceration of Bidens pilosa, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : ssere (Luganda / Kinyankore)
Blepharis stuhlmanni Lindau
Official name : Blepharis stuhlmanni Lindau
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : V(047)
Recipes : V(047) heartwater, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : masombwambeba (Swahili / Sukuma)
Cannabis sativa L.
Official name : Cannabis sativa L.
Family : Cannabaceae
Symptoms : V(105)
Recipes : Vv(105) New Castle Disease leaves maceration of Cannabis sativa, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : njagga (Luganda / Kinyankore)
Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Carissa xylopicron Thouars , Carissa pubescens A. DC. , Carissa spinarum L.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : V(068) internai parasites, roots concoction of Carissa edulis, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : muyonnza (Luganda / Kinyankore)
Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name : Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : V(014) mange, maceration of leaves and flowers of Cassia didymobotrya, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : gasia (Luganda / Kinyankore)
Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name : Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : V(047)
Recipes : V(047) heartwater, ONS. of Senna didymobotrya, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : maugabwa (Swahili / Sukuma)
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : V(068) internai parasites, roots decoction of Cassia occidentalis, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : mutanjoka (Luganda / Kinyankore)
Cissampelos pareira L.T
Official name : Cissampelos pareira L.T
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : V(035)
Recipes : V(035) East Coat Fever, ONS. of Cissampelos pareira, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : nkuluwanti (Swahili / Sukuma)
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : V(037), V(113)
Recipes : V(037) pneurnonia, V(113) arthritis, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : magandaja (Swahili / Sukuma)
Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Official name : Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : V(035)
Recipes : V(035) East Coast Fever, roots decoction of Clerodendrum myricoides, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : kikonge (Luganda / Kinyankore)
Combretum molle R. Br.
Official name : Combretum molle R. Br.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum microlepidotum Engl.
Symptoms : V(012)
Recipes : V(012) fractures, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : mlarna (Swahili / Sukuma)
Conyza sp.
Official name : Conyza sp.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : V(004) wounds , maceration of leaves of Conyza sp., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : kafumbe (Luganda / Kinyankore)
Cucumis figarei Del. ex Naud.
Official name : Cucumis figarei Del. ex Naud.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : V(008) diarrohea, ONS. of Cucumis figarei , RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin)
Vernacular name : salasala (Swahili / Sukuma)