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Official name : Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Spilanthes mauritiana (A. Rich. ex Pers.) DC. , Spilanthes filicaulis (Schumach. & Thonn.) C.D.Adams

48 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 20
Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(103), H(139)
Recipes : H(103), flowers of Spilanthes mauritiana., to chew
H(139) impotence, flowers of Spilanthes mauritiana, barks stem, branch, trunk of Nuxia floribunda, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 24
Author(s) : Ayobangira, S.F.X., K. Tsongo & M.J. Kirarahumu
Title : Contribution à l'étude des plantes médicinales du Nord-Kivu: plantes antihémorroïdaires exploitées dans la ville de Goma. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 14, 75 - 87, (2000)
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094), all the cleaned plant Spilanthes mauritiana, to crush in a little H2O, to make a suppository, in lasting anus 10 ', 1 X / day during 3 days + Oxalis corniculata to ease painful itches
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Nord-Kivu, Goma)
Vernacular name : ubushwinma (Kinyarwanda), kahwehura (Hunde), cenda (Mashi)
Reference HA 53
Author(s) : Amenu, E.
Title : Use and management of medicinal plants by indigenous people of Ejaji area (Chelya woreda) West Shoa, Ethopia: An Ethnobotanical Approach A Thesis submited to the school of graduate studies, Addis Ababan, Ethiopia, 104 p. June 2007
Symptoms : H(155)
Recipes : H(155) tonsilitis (harsasse), flower of Acmella caulirhiza is chewed and spitted on tonsilitis
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia, Oromya Region, West Shoa Zone in Chelya woreda.
Vernacular name : gutichaa (Afaan Oromoo)
Reference HB 01
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Guérisseurs et plantes médicinales de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren, Belgique.Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 18, 214 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(001), H(003), H(012), H(020), H(027), H(028), H(051), H(076), H(091), H(094), H(103), H(113), H(126), H(131), H(145)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctiva inflammation, stems with leaves of Spilanthes mauritiana , juice, drops in eyes
H(001) conjunctiva inflammation, leaves of Spilanthes., juice, drops in eyes
H(003) +H(012)), ONS., Commelina capitata, Dichrocephala integrifolia, Drymaria cordata, Lysimachia ruhmeriana, Rubus apetalus, Rumex bequaertii, Spilanthes mauritiana, Stephania abyssinica, Thunbergia alata, to pound, local application
H(003),H(012)), local application stems and leaves pounded of Bidens pilosa of Chenopodium ugandae of Oxalis corniculata of Spilanthes mauritiana
H(020) snake, stems with leaves of Hyparrhenia cymbaria of Ipomoea eriocarpa of Oxalis corniculata of Rubus apetalus of Spilanthes mauritiana, leaves of Lantana trifolia + snake head, to carbonize, scarifications, VO.
H(020) snake, stems with leaves of Hyparrhenia cymbaria of Ipomoea eriocarpa of Oxalis corniculata of Rubus apetalus of Spilanthes mauritiana, leaves of Lantana trifolia, decoction (H2O), local application
H(020), leaves of Lantana trifolia of Oxalis corniculata of Phyllanthus nummulariifolius of Rubus apetalus of Spilanthes mauritiana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(020), leaves of Lantana trifolia of Oxalis corniculata of Phyllanthus nummulariifolius of Rubus apetalus of Spilanthes mauritiana + snake head, to carbonize, scarifications
H(027) again abortion, decoction (H2O) leaves of Acalypha villicaulis, leaves et roots of Plantago palmata, stems with leaves of Spilanthes mauritiana, VO.
H(027, 2) placenta (right insertion), stems with leaves of Spilanthes., infusion (H2O) or decoction (H2O), enema
H(028) uterus, leaves of Spilanthes., to pound, local application
H(051), leaves of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Momordica foetida, stems with leaves of Spilanthes mauritiana of Trifolium simense, infusion (H2O), VO., enema
H(076), stems with leaves of Spilanthes., juice, mouth wash
H(091) fortifying pregnant women, leaves of Discopodium penninervium of Phyllanthus nummulariifolius of Spilanthes mauritiana of Pittosporum spathicolyx, infusion (H2O), enema
H(091) fortifying pregnant women, leaves of Heteromorpha trifoliata of Spilanthes mauritiana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) fortifying pregnant women, stems with leaves of Spilanthes., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(094), H(145), leaves of Spilanthes., decoction (H2O), enema
H(103) decayed tooth, jus leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Spilanthes mauritiana, friction
H(103) decayed tooth, jus leaves of Spilanthes mauritiana, friction
H(103) gingivitis, stems with leaves of Spilanthes., decoction (H2O), mouth wash
H(103) gingivitis, stems with leaves of Spilanthes., softened at the heat of fire, friction
H(113) rheumatism, stems with leaves of Spilanthes., decoction (H2O), local application
H(126), leaves of Rubia cordifolia … subsp. conotricha , roots of Rubus apetalus, stems with leaves of Spilanthes mauritiana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(131), leaves of Spilanthes., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : ishwemu (Kirundi)
Reference HB 44
Author(s) : Bekalo, T. H., S. D. Woodmatas, Z. A. Woldemariam
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by local people in the lowlands of Konta Special Woreda, southern nations, nationalities and peoples regional state, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5: 26 (2009) doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-5-26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(004), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) wound in mouth, chewing fresh flower
H(104) abdominal distention, fresh flower and leaves of Acmella caulirhiza crushed then homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : aydaamiyaa (Konta)
Reference HB 56
Author(s) : Betti, J. L., R. Caspa, J. Ambara, R.L. Kourogue
Title : Ethno-Botanical study of plants used for treating malaria in a forest: Savanna margin area, East region, Cameroon Global Journal of Research on Medicinal Plants & Indigenous Medicine, Volume 2, Issue 10, 692-708 (October 2013) http://www.fosas.africa.kyoto-u.ac.jp/img/ProgressReport2012.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia associated with Acmella caulirhiza, pound, scarification
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Forest-savannah contact zone, Andom village, East region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HC 13b
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.II. Angiosperms (Capparidaceae to Ebenaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 25, 3, 339 - 359, (1989)
Symptoms : H(012), H(139)
Recipes : H(012), fresh plant crushed on broken limbs
H(139), fresh plant, maceration H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : mtango (Pare)
Reference HC 14
Author(s) : Chifundera, K.
Title : La prévention des maladies grâce à l'utilisation des méthodes de la médecine traditionnelle au Bushi. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 5, n° 2, 41 - 49, (1991)
Symptoms : H(020), H(106)
Recipes : H(020) snake + H(106) snake, scarifications with juice + decoction, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HC 18
Author(s) : Chifundera K.
Title : Antivenomous plants used in the Zairean pharmacopoeia. African Study Monographs, 7 : 21 -35, March 1987
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, vaccine made with the decoction of young leaves of Spilanthes mauritiana
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kabare, Walungu)
Vernacular name : chenda (Mashi)
Reference HC 31
Author(s) : Chekole, G., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the environs of Tara-gedam and Amba remnant forests of Libo Kemkem District, northwest Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 11:4 (2015) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/11/1/4
Symptoms : H(003)
Recipes : H(003) swelling, écraser leaves of Acmella caulirhiza and powder then tie with honey/butter, local applicatioj
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : kutchamelk (Amharic)
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Symptoms : H(103), H(124)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, H(124) hemostatic, inflorescences of Acmella caulirhiza, RNS. ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : kouloné, sila koné, wolèg bélen (Malinké)
Reference HD 04
Author(s) : Desouter, S.
Title : Pharmacopée humaine et vétérinaire du Rwanda. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 22, 254 p., (1991)
Symptoms : H(103), H(137)
Recipes : H(103) + H(137), flowers, chewed, juice, to rub the gums and keep the rest in the mouth a long time as sedative
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : ubushwima (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HF 03
Author(s) : Flatie, T., T. Gedif, K. Asres, T. Gebre-Mariam
Title : Ethnomedical survey of Berta ethnic group Assosa Zone, Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia (Medicinal plants reported by household respondents of Berta ethnic group) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2009, 5:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-14
Symptoms : H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(013) skin disorder,H(014) herpes, (shererit), grounded leaves, mixed with sesame oil, and also applied to the affected area
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia)
Vernacular name : gutecha
Reference HF 03
Author(s) : Flatie, T., T. Gedif, K. Asres, T. Gebre-Mariam
Title : Ethnomedical survey of Berta ethnic group Assosa Zone, Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia (Medicinal plants reported by household respondents of Berta ethnic group) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2009, 5:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-14
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) dental pain with or without swelling of face area (tirs himem), ground roots of Acmella caulirhiza, put in between teeth
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia)
Vernacular name : etsegne andewu
Reference HG 24
Author(s) : Gill, L.S.
Title : Ethnomedicinal Uses of Plants in Nigeria. Uniben Press, Benin City, Nigeria. 276p, (1992) Extracted from HI O8 (Ethnobotanical Uses of Plants Among the Binis in the Treatment of Ophthalmic and ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) Ailments) of Idu M., G.O. Obaruyi and J. O. Erhabor
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055), the leaves of Spilanthes filicaulis along with alum are recommended as emetic
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 24
Author(s) : Gill, L.S.
Title : Ethnomedicinal Uses of Plants in Nigeria. Uniben Press, Benin City, Nigeria. 276p, (1992) Extracted from HI O8 (Ethnobotanical Uses of Plants Among the Binis in the Treatment of Ophthalmic and ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) Ailments) of Idu M., G.O. Obaruyi and J. O. Erhabor
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055), leaves of Spilanthes filicaulis with alum are recommended as emetic
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 28
Author(s) : Giday M., Z. Asfawb, Z. Woldub
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used by Sheko ethnic group of Ethiopia Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 132, pp. 75 - 85 (2010)
Symptoms : H(155)
Recipes : H(155) tonsillitis, flowers of Acmella caulirhiza, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : guticha (Sheko)
Reference HH 3k
Author(s) : Heine, B. & C. König
Title : Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 2: Plants of the So (Uganda).142 p., Band 7 (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(014), H(051)
Recipes : H(051), fever, disease of "the white ton9ue" (kapo8kot), chew the leaves;H(014), white spots or, ~, the skin, rub coarse l~aves untjl the spot.s disappear
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (So)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HI 08
Author(s) : Idu M., G.O. Obaruyi and J. O. Erhabor
Title : Ethnobotanical Uses of Plants Among the Binis in the Treatment of Ophthalmic and ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) Ailments Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 480-96. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/miduetal.htm
Symptoms : H(118)
Recipes : H(118) sore throat, the flower of Spilanthes filicaulis is mixed with 3 seeds of alligator pepper (Aframomum melegueta) or dry gin and chewed then swallowed twice daily
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Edo State)
Vernacular name : ehie edo oto (Binis), brazil cress (English)
Reference HJ 02
Author(s) : Johns, T., J.O. Kokwaro & E.K. Kimanani
Title : Herbal remedies of the Luo of Siaya District, Kenya: establishing quantitative criteria for consensus. Economic Botany, 44, 3, 369 - 381, (1990)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103, 3), leaves, roots, flower buds, chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Luo, district of Siaya)
Vernacular name : ajuok-olaw, asol-olaw (Luo)
Reference HJ 08
Author(s) : Jiofack, T., l. Ayissi, C. Fokunang, N. Guedje and V. Kemeuze
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of the upper Nyong valley forest in Cameroon African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(4). pp. 144-150, April, 2009 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp
Symptoms : H(107)
Recipes : H(107) typhoid, fruit of Acnella caulirhiza, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 13
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J.O.
Title : Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(008), H(012), H(076), H(103), H(104), H(118)
Recipes : H(008) diar.hoea, pounded plant, maceration H2O, VO.
H(012)), crushed plant, local application, broken limbsH(076), sores in mouth, flowers buds, chewed
H(076), sores in mouth, chewing roots, juiceswalowed
H(076)glossit-child, pounded leaves, juice on the tong of children suffering of mutata (by the Kamba)
H(103), sore on the gums, chewing roots, juiceswalowed
H(104) stomach, pounded plant, maceration H2O, VO.
H(103), sore on the gums, flowers buds, chewed
H(118), sore in troat, chewing roots, juiceswalowed
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania
Vernacular name : ajvok-olaw , salamatwe (Luo, Kenya), ekum (Masai, Kenya, Tanzania), mtango (Shambaa, Tanzania), mutata (Kamba, Kenya), nyakanyaka (acholi, Ouganda), shiranda (Kipkarren)
Reference HK 21
Author(s) : Kayonga, A. & F. X. Habiyaremye
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et plantes médicinales rwandaises. Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques de la flore rwandaise.Préfecture de Gisenyi.Univ. Nat. Rwanda Centre universitaire de recherche sur la pharmacopée et la médecine traditionnelle, CURPHAMETRA, inédit, 121p., (1987)
Symptoms : H(001), H(055), H(093), H(118), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) inflammation of the conjonctiva(amaso asanzwe), whole plant, juice,1 drop in eye
H(093) + H(055) + H(201), leaves Spilanthes mauritiana, Lantana trifolia , Maesa lanceolata var golungensis (umuhanga) , Blumea brevipes (igikatsikatsi), decoction (H2O) , VO. 1 glass
H(118)angina, (gapfura, agatembo), leaves Spilanthes mauritiana, Physalis peruviana, pounded, juice, gargle
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : ishenyaguzi, muliro
Reference HK 54
Author(s) : Kamatenesi, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa, A. Acipa
Title : Medicinal plants of Otwal and Ngai Sub Counties in Oyam District, Nothern Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2011), 7:7 doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-7-7
Symptoms : H(030), H(037)
Recipes : H(030) retained placenta, roots of Acmella caulirhiza are crushed and mixed in warm H2O, , extract VO.
H(037) cough, roots and leaves are dried and powdered, extract VO., three teaspoon twice a day
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Uganda (Oyam District)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 63
Author(s) : Kipkore, K., B. Wanjohi, H. Rono, G. Kigen
Title : A study of the medicinal plants used by the Marakwet Community in Kenya Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:24 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/24
Symptoms : H(045), H(076), H(103)
Recipes : H(045) craniotomy (surgery), whoile plant crushed and applied on the area to be operated before surgery
H(076) oral thrush , whole plant of Spilanthes mauritiana crushed and used as mouthwash
H(103) toothache, whole plant of Spilanthes mauritiana crushed and applied on the affected tooth
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet Community)
Vernacular name : kibutkut (local dialect), (Englisch)
Reference HK 67
Author(s) : Kidane, B.,T. van Andel, L. .J. van der Maesen, Z. Asfaw
Title : Use and management of traditional medicinal plants by Maale and Ari ethnic communities in southern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 10:46 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/46
Symptoms : H(103), H(155)
Recipes : H(103) tooth ache, H(155) tonsillitis, flowers of Acmella caulirhiza, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern) (Maale and Ari ethnic communities)
Vernacular name : yemdir berbere (Araf)
Reference HL 01
Author(s) : Lindsay, R.S. & F.N. Hepper
Title : Medicinal plants of Marakwet Kenya.Kew, Royal Botanic Gardens, United Kingdom, 49 p., (1978)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), leaves of Spilanthes mauritiana , chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HL 24
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa, P. Van Damme
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used for human ailments in Ankober District, North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:63 ( 2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/63 + Additional fil
Symptoms : H(100), H(103), H(118), H(155)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, fresh ou dry leaves and flowers of Acmella caulirhiza, boil and drink the decoction when cool
H(103) toothache, fresh flowers hold with teeth
H(118) epiglottitis, fresh or dried leaves and flowers, boil and drink the decoction when cool
H(155) tonsilitis, fresh flowers, boil and drink the decoction when cool
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HM 56
Author(s) : Megersa, M., Z.Asfaw , E. Kelbessa, A. Beyene and B. Woldeab
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Wayu Tuka District, East Welega Zone of Oromia Regional State, West Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 9:68 ( 2013) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-9-68 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/68
Symptoms : H(155)
Recipes : H(155) tonsillitis, fresh flowers of Acmella caulirhiza chewed and swallowed
Region : East Africa
Country : West Ethiopia (Wayu Tuka District)
Vernacular name : guutichaa (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HM 67
Author(s) : Mukungu, N. , K. Abuga, F. Okalebo, R. Ingwela, J. Mwangi
Title : Medicinal plants used for management of malaria among the Luhya community of Kakamega East sub-County, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 194, 98–107 (2016)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludism, aerial part of Acmella caulirhiza, pound, add cold water
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : shituti
Reference HN 23
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title : Traditional management of ear, nose and throat (ENT) diseases in Central Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine Volume 2, pp. 1-9 ( 2006).
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108) common cold (homa, kihuti), crushing flowers of Spilanthes mauritiana, chewing
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Central Kenya)
Vernacular name : gatharaita (Kikuyu)
Reference HN 25
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N., R. W. Bussmann, B. Gemmill, L.E. Newton & V. W. Ngumi
Title : Utilisation of weed species as sources of traditional medicines in central Kenya. Lyonia, Volume 7 (2), pp. 71-87, (december 2004)
Symptoms : H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, H(104) stomach pains, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (central province) (Kikuyu people)
Vernacular name : gatharaita (Kikuyu)
Reference HN 31
Author(s) : Namukobe, J., J. M. Kasenene, B. T. Kiremire, R. Byamukama, M. Kamatenesi-Mugisha, S. Krief, V. Dumontet, J. D. Kabasa
Title : Traditional plants used for medicinal purposes by local communities around the Northern sector of Kibale National Park, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 236–245, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002960
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001, 1) eye infection, fresh roots of Acmella caulirhiza squeeze & apply to the affected area
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Northern sector of Kibale National Park)
Vernacular name : ensoimya (Rutooro)
Reference HN 36
Author(s) : Nsimundele, L.
Title : Répertoire des plantes médicinales des régions côtieres du Mayumbe et du Bas-Congo,1966-1968. Unpublished notes of Léopold Nsimundele, Bureau chief forester / Inéac Luki, National Institute for Agronomic Study of Congo
Symptoms : H(006), H(094)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(094) haemorrhoids, plant of Acmella caulirhiza , ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HO 17
Author(s) : Okello, S.V., Nyunja R.O., Netondo G.W. & Onyango J.C.
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by Sabaot of Mt. Elgon Kenya African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 7, No. 1, pp 1-10 (2010)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(022) + H(027y) after birth, H(103) toothache, whole plant of Acmella caulirhiza, chewing
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mont Elgon region)
Vernacular name : kiben (Sabaot)
Reference HP 05
Author(s) : Polygenis - Bigendako, M.-J.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle au Burundi occidental. Thèse présentée en vue de l'obtention du grade de Docteur en sciences, année acad. 1989 - 1990, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 352 p., (1990)
Symptoms : H(001), H(027), H(103)
Recipes : H(001, 2), stems, leaves, pressed, juice, drops in eyes
H(027), leaves of Maesa lanceolata , Spilanthes mauritiana , Cissus oliveri, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(103, 3), leaves, pulp, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : ishwemu (Kirundi)
Reference HP 13
Author(s) : Phanuel, A. S., R.O. Nyunja and J.C. Onyango
Title : Plant Species in the Folk medicine of Kit Mikayi Region, Western Kenya Ethnobotanical Leaflets 14: 836-40. (2010)
Symptoms : H(103), H(137)
Recipes : H(103) teeth pain, H(137) sores, leaves, whole plant of Spilannthes maurttanum, RNS. (number of informants = 10 )
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Kit Mikayi Region)
Vernacular name : nyajuok
Reference HS 23
Author(s) : Simbo, D. J.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 6:8 (2010) + Additional file of: An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 6:8 (2010)
Symptoms : H(051), H(100), H(103), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, stem, leaves and flowers of Spilanthes filicaulis are mixed with others plants, RNS.
H(100) veneral diseses, concoction of the whole plant of Paspaludismm conjugatum of Stelleria media and Spilanthes filicaulis, VO.
H(100) veneral disease, concoction of the stem, leaves and flower combined with Spilanthes filicaulis and Paspaludismm conjugatum is VO.
H(103) toothache, flowers are chewed
H(104) gastritis, H(104) stomachache, stem, leaves and flowers are chewed and juice swallowed
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : nyantanyui (Babungo)
Reference HT 2k
Author(s) : Timberlake, J. R.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), for teeth and gums (against ulcers?).
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name : kotkotia
Reference HT 36
Author(s) : Telefo, P.B. , L.L. Lienou, M.D. Yemele, M.C. Lemfack, C. Mouokeu, C.S. Goka, S.R. Tagne, F.P. Moundipa
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for the treatment of female infertility in Baham, Cameroon Journal of Ethnopharmacology ,136, 178–187, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/03788741/136/1
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) femal infertility, whole plant of Drymaria cordata of Spilenthes filicaulis of Bidens pilosa, infusion in H2O, VO. 1 glas / Day for Drymaria and Spilenthes, 3 glass for Bidens, treatment during 30 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Baham region)
Vernacular name : pin twe (Ghomala’a)
Reference HV 01
Author(s) : Van Puyvelde L., M. Ngaboyisonga, P.C. Rwangabo, S. Mukarugambwa, A. Kayonga, Runyinya-Barabwiriza
Title : Enquêtes ethnobotaniques sur la médecine traditionnelle rwandaise.Tome 1: Préfecture de Kibuye. Univ. Nat. Inst. Nat. Rech. Sc., Butare (Rwanda), 147 p., (1977)
Symptoms : H(003), H(012), H(113)
Recipes : H(003),H(012)), stems with leaves of Spilanthes mauritiana of Celosia trigyna, leaves of Hibiscus sp., to pound, local application
H(113) osteitis, whole plant of Spilanthes., to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VB 02
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms : V(001), V(028), V(030)
Recipes : Vb(001,1), leaves, juice, drops in eyes, Spilanthes mauritiana + Chenopodium ugandae
Vb(028,2), leaves, juice, VO., enema
Vb(030,1), leaves, juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : ishwemu (Kirundi)
Reference VB 36
Author(s) : Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title : Lexique et recueil des quelques pratiques en ethno-pharmacopée agro-vétérinaire au Kivu. Plate forme Diobass au Kivu, 118p. (juin 2005)
Symptoms : V(001), V(020), V(035), V(123)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, 1 handfull of leaves of Spilanthes mauritiana , to pound, to dilute in 1 glass H2O, VO. 2 X / day during 3 days
Vb(020) snake, 1 handfull of leaves in 1 glass H2O, VO. 1 X / day during 10 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa of Basella alba of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Plectranthus barbatus of Spilanthes mauritiana of Tetradenia riparia, decoction in 2 liters H2O, VO. 2 X / day during 7 days
Vb(035) theileriosis (bibagoliro), 1 handfull of leaves of Cannabis sativa of Tetradenia riparia of Clerodendrum myricoides of Basella alba of Plectranthus barbatus of Spilanthes mauritiana, decoction in 1 liter H2O, VO. during 7 to 10 days
Vc(001) exophtalmia, juice of crushed leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Commelina benghalensis of Conyza sumatrensis of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Lantana trifolia of Lepidium divaricatum of Spilanthes mauritiana, 1 drop in the eyes
Vc(123), 1 handfull of leaves of Kalanchoe crenata, powder of ONS. of Alstonia congensis of Spilanthes mauritiana. 100 gr of powder in 1 glass H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kyenda (Lega), cenda (Mashi), yenda (Nande), ubushwima, ishenyanguzi (Kinyarwanda), kahwehula (Kinande)
Reference VC 19
Author(s) : Chifundera K.
Title : Livestock diseases and the traditional medicine in the Bushi area, Kivu province, Democratic Republic of Congo. African Study Monographs, 19 (1) : 13 -33, May 1998
Symptoms : V(001), V(041), V(059)
Recipes : Vb(001) the animal is blind (buhurha) ; infection of eyes (masu g'alaka), the whole plants or leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Bothriocline ugandensis of Commelina diffusa of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Lantana trifolia of Spilanthes mauritiana of Sporobolus sp., to crush, packed up with a leaf of Ficus thonningii + H2O, drops in eyes
Vb(041) anthrax (nzirondo, kasingo, budaka), Vb(059) (tonga, luhiga, cahira), the whole plant of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Gynura ruwenzoriensis of Senecio mannii of Spilanthes mauritiana of Tetradenia riparia, maceration (1 l. H2O), VO. every day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu province - Bushi area-
Vernacular name : cenda
Reference VG 25
Author(s) : Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title : Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874109000233
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vb(037) pneumonia (awala), H2O extract of Acmella coulirhiza roots, RNS. (receipt from the Bokora and Matheniko and Pian tribes)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name : esaa (Ngakarimojong)
Reference VM 10
Author(s) : Minja, M.M.J.
Title : Medicinal plants used in promotion of animal health in Tanzania. Animal Diseases Research Instit., Dep. Pharmacology/ Toxic., Dar Es Salaam. Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 335 - 364, (1994)
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : V(104), VO., powder from pounded plant, infusion, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Moshi district)
Vernacular name : kisigamana yewo
Reference VM 11
Author(s) : Mkangare, M.M.J.
Title : Collection of Tanzanian medicinal plants for biological activity studies. Proceedings of the 7th Tanzania veterinary association scientific conference. Tanzania Veterinary Association, Vol. 7, 67- 78, (1989) De la référence VB 10
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : V(104), roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : kisinga mana yewo
Reference VO 14
Author(s) : Olila, D., R. Bukenya-Ziraba and D. Kamoga
Title : Bio-Prospective Studies on Medicinal Plants Used to Manage Poultry Diseases in the Mount Elgon Region of Uganda. Research Journal of Pharmacology 1 (3): 56-60, 2007
Symptoms : V(008), V(037), V(068)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, Vv(037) cough, crush the leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Spilanthes mauritiana, add H2O, VO.
Vv(037) cough, crush the leaves of Lantana camara of Spilanthes mauritiana, add H2O, VO.
Vv(068) worms, crush the fruits of Capsicum frutescens with the whole plant of Spilanthes mauritiana, add H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : nadwasi (Lugisu)