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Official name : Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. ex Schult.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Aerva persica (Burm. f.) Merr.

15 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference H1 Nord
Author(s) : Hammiche, H. & K. Maiza
Title : Traditional medicine in Central Sahara: Pharmacopoeia of Tassili N’ajjer. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 105, pp. 358-367 (2006) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874105007981
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(018), H(020), H(037), H(038), H(068), H(076), H(104), H(126), H(171), H(179)
Recipes : H(013) boils,H(014) skin diseases: dermatosis, H(020) scorpion sting, H(076) aphthae, aerian part, decoction, external use
H(018) headaches,H(037) cough, H(038) urinary decrease, H(104) abdominal pains, H(126) jaundice, H(171) diabetes, H(179) kidney diseases: lithiase, aerian part, decoction, VO.
H(068) helminthiases, aerian part, decoction, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : temkerkezt (Tamahaq), makhmila (Arabic)
Reference HE 12
Author(s) : El-Kamali, H. H.
Title : Ethnopharmacology of Medicinal Plants used in North Kordofan (Western Sudan) Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 89-97. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/sudan.htm
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104, 3,6 %) abdominal pain, decoction of herb of Aerva javanica
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : shabbi
Reference HH 18
Author(s) : Hassan-Abdallah, A., A. Merito, S. Hassan, D. Aboubaker, M. Djama, Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Medicinal plants andt heir uses by the people in the Region of Randa, Djibouti Journal of Ethnopharmacology 148 701–713, (2013)
Symptoms : H(012), H(179)
Recipes : H(012) bone problems (gamra), soaking the stems of Aerva javanica in boiled H2O and the H2O is appled topically or insert drops in the nose
H(124) haemorrhage, soaking the crushed fresh plant in H2O and VO.
H(179) renal calculus, soaking crushed roots in H2O and VO.
H(179) kidney problems, soaking crushed fresh leaves for 12 h in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : oylayto (Geez ?)
Reference HL 10
Author(s) : Le Floc'h, E., D. Lenormant, A. Lignon & N. Rezkallah
Title : Pratiques ethnobotaniques des populations Afars de la moyenne vallée de l'Awash (Ethiopie). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 14, pp. 283 - 314, (1985)
Symptoms : H(106)
Recipes : H(106) snake, a tuft of this plant keep away the snake during the night
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Awash valley)
Vernacular name : ohilahito (Afar)
Reference HN 13b
Author(s) : Naegelé, A.
Title : Contribution à l'étude de la flore et des groupements végétaux de la Mauritanie.II, Plantes recueillies par Melle Odette du Puigaudeau en 1950. Bulletin de l'Institut français d'Afrique Noire (I.F.A.N.), série A, XX, 3, 876 - 908, (1958) http://www.mr.refer.org/numweb/spip.php?article178
Symptoms : V(095), V(095)
Recipes : Vch(095), Vo(095) good pasture for camels and sheeps
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania
Vernacular name : touhmeya, moghamlé (Hassaniya)
Reference HS 12a
Author(s) : Samuelsson G., M. H. Faraha, Per Claeson, M. Hagos, M. Thulin, O. Hedberg, A. M. Warfa, A. O. Hassan, A. H. Elmi , A. D. Abdurahman, A. S. Elmi, Y. A. Abdie & M. H. Alin
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Somalia. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Chenopodiaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 35, pp. 25 - 63, (1991)
Symptoms : H(027y), H(101), H(104), H(124), H(139)
Recipes : H(027y) + H(124), H(101), 3 pieces of fresh roots (15 cm long each) are crushed and boiled with 2 glasses of water. VO. 1 glass, 2X /day during 3 days
H(104), pain in the lower part of the abdomen, same preparation, 1 glass at bed time for 1 week
H(139), impotence, same preparation, 1 glass at bed time for 2 weeks
Region : East Africa
Country : Somalia
Vernacular name : hambohi
Reference HT 33
Author(s) : Tilahun Teklehaymanot
Title : Ethnobotanical study of knowledge and medicinal plants use by the people in Dek Island in Ethiopia Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume124, pp 69–78, (2009)
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer (neqersa), powder of Aerva javanica, Plumbago zeylanicum, Lepidium sativum, mixed with bat’s blood is taken orally early morning before breakfast
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northwest, Dek Island in lake Tana )
Vernacular name : tobia (Amharic)
Reference HT 50
Author(s) : Teklehaymanot, T.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal and edible plants of Yalo Woreda in Afar regional state, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:40 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0166-7
Symptoms : H(004), H(016), H(100), H(124)
Recipes : H(016) breast infection, leaves of Aerva javanica, RNS., nasal, body wash
H004) wound, leaves, topical
H(124) épistaxis, roots, RNS, VO., nasal
H(100) sexually transmitted infection, roots, RNS., VO., body wash
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Yalow Woreda, Afar regional state)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HT 50
Author(s) : Teklehaymanot, T.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal and edible plants of Yalo Woreda in Afar regional state, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:40 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0166-7
Symptoms : V(016), V(046)
Recipes : Vb(016), Vc(016), mastitis and contagious agalactia, leaves of Aerva javanica, RNS., VO., nasal, body wash
Vc(046) rinderpest, , roots, RNS., nasal
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Yalow Woreda, Afar regional state)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference VB 09
Author(s) : Baumer, C.
Title : Études et dossiers: catalogue des plantes utiles du Kordofan (Rép. du Soudan) particulièrement du point de vue pastoral. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 22, 81 - 118, (1975)
Symptoms : V(006), V(020)
Recipes : Veq(006), Vch(006),ONS., small quantities
Veq(020), Vch(020), consomation in great quantities, effective against the bites of snakes
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (Kordofan)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VB 2k
Author(s) : Bebawi, Faiz Faris & Lars Neugebohrn
Title : A review of plants of Northern Sudan with special reference to their uses. Published by: Deutsche Gesellschaft für technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH, Postfach 5180, D-6236 Eschborn, Federal Republic of Germany, 296 p., (1991)Distributed by: D-6101 Rossdorf, Federal Republic of Germany.
Symptoms : V(000)
Recipes : Vch(000), Veq(000), the plant is used medicinally for horses and camels.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VD 02
Author(s) : Dalziel, J.M.
Title : The useful plants of west tropical Africa. The Crown Agents for the Colonies, 4, Millbank, Westminster, London, S.W.1, 612 p., (1937)
Symptoms : V(006), V(020), V(055)
Recipes : Veq(006), Vch(006), Veq(020), Vch(020), Veq(055), Vch(055), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VG 02
Author(s) : Glover, P.E., J. Stewart & M.D. Gwynne
Title : Masai and Kipsigis notes on East african plants, Part III - Medicinal uses of plants. East african agricultural and forestry journal, 32, 2, 200 - 207, (1966)
Symptoms : V(035)
Recipes : Vb(035), pounded flowers of Aerva persica, paste + H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Kipsigis) (Masai)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VG 20
Author(s) : Giday Mirutse , Tilahum Teklehaymanot
Title : Ethnobotanical study of plants used in management of livestock health problems by Afar people of Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:8 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/8
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vc(001) ophthalmic infection (intibiaki) of goat, fresh or after drying roots of Aerva javanica, juice., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : alyaito
Reference VS 03
Author(s) : SEPASAL DATABASE
Title : Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms : V(018)
Recipes : V(018), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not registered