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Reference : VY 01

Author(s) : Yineger, H., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, E. Lulekal
Title : Ethnoveterinary medicinal plants at Bale Mountains National Park, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 112, pp. 55 - 70 (2007) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874107000669
Reference VY 01 has information about 73 plants :
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 : V(006), V(037), V(075)
Recipes : V(006) + V(037) + V(075), darissaa (gamoji, zalaqua) (slight cough, shivering, unable to defecate, to eat, constipation, abdominal distension, shivering, fluid discharge through nose, falling of ear. Leads to death), crushed root of Achyranthes aspera is mixed with H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Agrocharis melanantha Hochst.
Official name : Agrocharis melanantha Hochst.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : V(099)
Recipes : V(099) epilepsy (wan qabana, elbissa), crushed fresh root is squeezed, juice is taken nasally
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Alchemilla abyssinica Fresen.
Official name : Alchemilla abyssinica Fresen.
Family : Rosaceae
Synonyms : Alchemilla rothii Oliv.
Symptoms : V(041)
Recipes : V(041) blackleg (dhukuba gorbe, aba gorba), swollen site is cut before serving the medicine. Crushed fresh roots of Rumex nepalensis of Alchemilla abyssinica are mixed in H2O, VO + drops in nose
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : hindrif / endrif
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : V(003), V(006), V(037), V(041), V(075), V(126)
Recipes : V(003) badhaftu (external swelling with ultimately burst and discharges of pus), fresh leaves of Artemisis absinthium of Nicotiana tabaccum of Leonotis ocymifolia, bulbs of Allium sativum are crushed and tied over the wound after contacting swollen site to glowing iron
V(006) + V(037) + V(075), darissaa (gamoji, zalaqua) (slight cough, shivering, unable to defecate, to eat, constipation, abdominal distension, shivering, fluid discharge through nose, falling of ear. Leads to death), fresh or dried roots of Cyathula polycephala with bulb of Allium sativum are pounder and mixed with cold H2O, nasal administration
V(006) + V(037) + V(075), darissaa (gamoji, zalaqua), leaves of Zehneria scabra of Olinia rochetiana, roots of Withania somnifera of Allium sativum are boiled with butter, given nasally
V(041) blackleg (dhukuba gorbe, aba gorba), fresh or dried roots of Cucumis ficifolius and Allium sativum, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum of Discopodium eremanthum are crushed, the result is placed on the cut skin part and the rest is VO.
V(041) blackleg (dhukuba gorbe, aba gorba), leaves of Erythrina brucei, Vernonia myrantha, Ruta chalepensis of Nicotiana tabacum of Cymbopogon citratus, roots of Salvia merjamie, Cucumis ficifolius of Rumex nepalensis of Allium sativum, fruits of Nigella sativa are crushed and mixed with saltwater, VO.
V(041) blackleg (dhukuba gorbe, aba gorba), seeds of Nigella sativa with leaves of Allium sativum of Ruta chalepensis are pounded together, mixed with H2O, VO.
V(126) hepatitis (dhukuba alati), the crushed fresh bulbs are mixed with salt and H2O, VO
V(126) hepatitis (dhukuba alati), crushed leaves of Rosa abyssinica and bulbs of Allium sativum are mixed with salt and H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : qulubi adi
Artemisia absinthium L.
Official name : Artemisia absinthium L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(003)
Recipes : V(003) badhaftu (external swelling with ultimately burst and discharges of pus), fresh leaves of Artemisia absinthium of Nicotiana tabaccum of Leonotis ocymifolia, bulb of Allium sativum are crushed and tied over the wound after contacting swollen site to glowing iron
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : enari
Artemisia abyssinica Sch.Bip ex Rich
Official name : Artemisia abyssinica Sch.Bip ex Rich
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(003), V(099)
Recipes : V(003) badhaftu (external swelling with ultimately burst and discharges of pus), fresh leaves of Artemisis absinthium of Nicotiana tabaccum of Leonotis ocymifolia, bulbs of Allium sativum are crushed and tied over the wound after contacting swollen site to glowing iron
V(099) epilepsy (wan qabana, elbissa), crushed fresh root, to chew. Juice administred via left nostril
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : chuqune
Asparagus africanus Lam.
Official name : Asparagus africanus Lam.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : V(070)
Recipes : V(070) rabies (dhukuba sere), fresh or dried leaves of Asparagus africanus are crushed and powdered and mixed with cold H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : seriti
Asplenium aethiopicum (Burm.f.) Bech.
Official name : Asplenium aethiopicum (Burm.f.) Bech.
Family : Aspleniaceae
Symptoms : V(201)
Recipes : V(201) evilspirit (wan laffa), fresh roots of Withania somnifera of Asplenium aethiopicum are crushed, mixed with H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Basananthe hanningtoniana (Mast.) W.J. de Wilde
Official name : Basananthe hanningtoniana (Mast.) W.J. de Wilde
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(037), V(075)
Recipes : V(006) + V(037) + V(075), darissaa (gamoji, zalaqua) (slight cough, shivering, unable to defecate, to eat, constipation, abdominal distension, shivering, fluid discharge through nose, falling of ear. Leads to death), fresh leaves of Basananthe hanningtoniana are boiled in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Bersama abyssinica Fres.
Official name : Bersama abyssinica Fres.
Family : Melianthaceae
Synonyms : Bersama abyssinica subsp. engleriana (Gürke) F.White
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Véq(014) dermatophytes (ikek hoirse's), leaves of Bersama abyssinica of Calpurnia aurea of Prenanthes subpeltata, fruits of Solanum marginatum are crushed, boiled and painted over the body of the horse
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : lolchisa (abalo)/horoqa
Berula erecta (Hudson) Coville
Official name : Berula erecta (Hudson) Coville
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Véq(003) nose swelling in mules (chachabsa), fresh leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Berula erecta are crushed and inserted into affected site after cutting the skin
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : gonde
Calpurnia aurea (Aiton) Benth.
Official name : Calpurnia aurea (Aiton) Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Calpurnia subdecandra (L'Hérit.) Schweick.
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Véq(014) dermatophytes (ikek hoirse's), leaves of Bersama abyssinica of Calpurnia aurea of Prenanthes subpeltata, fruits of Solanum marginatum are crushed, boiled and painted over the body of the horse
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : chekata
Carduus nyassanus (S. Moore) R.E. Fr.
Official name : Carduus nyassanus (S. Moore) R.E. Fr.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(003), V(006), V(008), V(037), V(070), V(075), V(008), V(117), V(126)
Recipes : V(003) + V(008) + V(117) + V(126) gubbaa (swells on neck, gall bladder or liver , cough and severe diarrhoea, shivering, skinny), crushed roots of Carduus nyassanus mixed with H2O, VO.
V(006) + V(037) + V(075), darissaa (gamoji, zalaqua) (slight cough, shivering, unable to defecate, to eat, constipation, abdominal distension, shivering, fluid discharge through nose, falling of ear. Leads to death), crushed fresh or dried roots of Silene macrosolen and Carduus nyassanus, VO.
V(008) diarrhoea (albati), fresh crushed roots of Rumex nepalensis of Carduus nyassanus of Cynoglossum coeruleumare mixed with H2O, VO.
V(070) rabies (dhukuba sere), roots of Asparagus africanus of Carduus nyassanus are crushed, mixed with H2O, VO.
V(126) hepatitis (dhukuba alati), crushed fresh roots of Silene macrosolen and Carduus nyassanus, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : korehare
Cheilanthes farinosa (Forssk.) Kaulf.
Official name : Cheilanthes farinosa (Forssk.) Kaulf.
Family : Pteridaceae
Symptoms : V(126)
Recipes : V(126) hepatitis (dhukuba alati), powder of crushed leaves of Cheilanthes farinosa of Rhamnus prinoides and the whole plant of Crepis rueppellii, is brushed over the body
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Clematis hirsuta Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Clematis hirsuta Guill. & Perr.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : V(003), V(041)
Recipes : Véq(003) nose swelling in mules (chachabsa) , leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra of Clematis hirsuta, roots of Verbascum sinaiticum are crushed and mixed with cold H2O, drops in left nostril
V(041) blackleg (dhukuba gorbe, aba gorba), dried roots of Clemetis hirsuta of Sida schimperiana are crushed and powdered and mixed with H2O, VO + drops in nose
V(041) blackleg (dhukuba gorbe, aba gorba), roots of Crepis rueppellii of Clematis hirsuta of Sida chimperiana are crushed, powdered and mixed with H2O, drops in nostrils + VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : fittii
Clutia abyssinica Jaub. & Spach.
Official name : Clutia abyssinica Jaub. & Spach.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : V(008) diarrhoea (albati), fresh leaves of Clutia abyssinica of Vernonia amygdalina, roots of Ocimum lanifolium are crushed and mixed with cold H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : muka foni
Crassocephalum bojeri (DC.) Robyns
Official name : Crassocephalum bojeri (DC.) Robyns
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Senecio bojeri DC. , Senecio subscandens Hochst. ex A. Rich. , Solanecio angulatus (Vahl) C.Jeffrey
Symptoms : V(126)
Recipes : V(126) hepatitis (dhukuba alati), fresh leaves of Solanecio angulatus pounded, mixed in H2O for brushing it over the skin of the animal
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : raffu, rafu osole
Crepis rueppellii Sch. Bip.
Official name : Crepis rueppellii Sch. Bip.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(041), V(126)
Recipes : V(008) diarrhoea (albati), leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Millettia ferruginea of Gomphocarpus fruticosus, roots of Juniperus procera of Cupressus lusitanica of Crepis rueppellii are powdered and mixed with H2O, VO.
V(041) blackleg (dhukuba gorbe, aba gorba), roots of Crepis rueppellii of Clematis hirsuta of Sida chimperiana are crushed, powdered and mixed with H2O, drops in nostrils + VO.
V(126) hepatitis (dhukuba alati), powder of crushed leaves of Cheilanthes farinosa of Rhamnus prinoides and the whole plant of Crepis rueppellii, is brushed over the body
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : mucharae, kartassa/mucha, rabe
Cucumis ficifolius A. Rich.
Official name : Cucumis ficifolius A. Rich.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(041)
Recipes : V(041) blackleg (dhukuba gorbe, aba gorba), leaves of Erythrina brucei, Vernonia myrantha, Ruta chalepensis of Nicotiana tabacum of Cymbopogon citratus, roots of Salvia merjamie, Cucumis ficifolius of Rumex nepalensis of Allium sativum, fruits of Nigella sativa are crushed and mixed with saltwater, VO.
V(041) blackleg, fresh crushed roots of Cucumis ficifolius are mixed with cold H2O, VO.
V(041) blackleg (dhukuba gorbe, aba gorba), fresh or dried roots of Cucumis ficifolius and Allium sativum, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum of Discopodium eremanthum are crushed, the result is placed on the cut skin part and the rest is VO.
V(041) blackleg (dhukuba gorbe, aba gorba), roots of Cucumis ficifolius of Sonchus bipontini are crushed , mixed with H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : hanchote
Cupressus lusitanica Mill.
Official name : Cupressus lusitanica Mill.
Family : Cupressaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : V(008) diarrhoea (albati), leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Millettia ferruginea of Gomphocarpus fruticosus, roots of Juniperus procera of Cupressus lusitanica of Crepis rueppellii are powdered and mixed with H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : hindesa