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Official name : Albizia gummifera (J.F.Gmel.) C.A.Sm.
Family : Fabaceae

28 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 29 e
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Katala and Mawambo village (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(092), H(095)
Recipes : H(092) the bark of Albizia gummifera is powdered and pounded with other plants to make an arrow poison
H(095) The flowers are nector source.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri, Mawanbo, Mambasa, Haut-Zaire)
Vernacular name : kamgba (Mbuti)
Reference HA 29 e
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Katala and Mawambo village (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(091), H(139)
Recipes : H(091), H(139) The bark is used as medicine for strength, particularly for sexual power.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : kamgba (Efe)
Reference HA 29 e
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Katala and Mawambo village (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) the bark of Albizia gummifera is powdered and pounded with other plants to make an arrow poison
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri, Mawanbo, Mambasa, Haut-Zaire)
Vernacular name : kamgba (Mbuti)
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(008), H(068), H(124)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves , barks of stem, twig, trunk of Albizia gummifera, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068) internal parasitism, decoction (H2O) barks of stem, twig, trunk of Albizia, VO.
H(124) haemorrage during pregnacy, stems without leaves, barks of the underground part of Albizia adianthifolia of Albizia gummifera, maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umusebeyi (Kirundi)
Reference HB 35
Author(s) : Bussmann R. W., G. G. Gilbreath, J. Solio, M. Lutura, R. Lutuluo, K. Kunguru, N. Wood and S. Mathenge
Title : Plant use of the Masasai of Sekenani Valley, Maasai Mara, Kenya. Additional file Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006)
Symptoms : H(201), H(203)
Recipes : H(201) strong stick used for ceremonie
H(203) to produce spears, for walking
H(203), bark used for fire
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Sekenani Valley)
Vernacular name : osupakupe (Maa)
Reference HB 36
Author(s) : Buwa, L; W., J. van Staden
Title : Antibacterial and antifungal activity of traditional medicinal plants used against veneral diseases in South Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 103, pp. 139 - 142, (2006)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), veneral diseases, decoctionof stems barks of Albizia gummifera, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (region of KwaZulu-Natal)
Vernacular name : umgadankawa (Zulu)
Reference HF 04
Author(s) : Focho, D. A., M. C Newu, M. G Anjah, F. A Nwana, F. B Ambo
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of trees in Fundong, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 2009, 5:17 (doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-17) + Additional file 1
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(056), H(102), H(104)
Recipes : H(001) eye pains, H(056) filaria, H(104) abdominal pain, decoction of leaves is taken orally and as eye drops
H(006) constipation, H(102) bile, decoction of barks, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : fuwem (Fundong)
Reference HF 05
Author(s) : Freiburghaus F., Elizabeth N. Ogwa, Mayunga H. H. Nkunya, Ronald Kaminsky' and Reto Brun
Title : In vitro antitrypanosomal activity of African plants used in traditional medicine in Uganda to treat sleeping sickness Tropical Medicine and International Health, Vol. 1, n°6, 765 - 771 (1996) http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1365-3156.1996.tb00108.x/pdf
Symptoms : H(054)
Recipes : H(054) trypanosomiasis, roots of Albizia gummifera, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 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 : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of barks of Albizia gummifera, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 09bis
Author(s) : Gessler, M.
Title : The antimalarial potential of medicinal plants traditionally used in Tanzania, and their use in the treatment of malaria by traditional healers. In: Inaugural dissertation, University Basel (1995) : from reference HM 38
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism. stem bark decoction , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 09a
Author(s) : Hamill, F.A., S. Apio, N.K. Mubiru, M. Mosango, R.Bukenya-Ziraba, O.W. Maganyi, D.D. Soejarto,
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of southern Uganda, I, Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 70, pp. 281 -300 (2000)
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022) labor induction, infusion of leaves and barks of Albizia gummifera, VO. hourly as needed to effect result
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe Abayanda, district of Kabale
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 52
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J. O.
Title : Some common african herbal remedies for skin diseases: with special reference to Kenya Medicinal and poisonous plants of the tropics. Proceedings of symposium of the 14th International botanical congress, Berlin, 24 july - 1 august 1987, 44-69, (1987)
Symptoms : H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(013) rash,H(014) dermatitis, itch, Pounded roots of Albizia gummifera soaked in water for bathing. Contain kosotoxin
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : mughonzulu (Luhya), seet (Kipsigis, Marakwet)
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title : Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms : H(004), H(046), H(053), H(082), H(100), H(109), H(139), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) injury, powdered leaves of Albizia gummifera associated with vegetable salt, in dressing
H(046) varicella, H(046) measles, H(143) smallpox, decoction of leaves and barks, enema
H(053) otitis, roots decoction, in ear drops
H(082) asthma, decoction of leaves and barks, enema
H(100) venereal diseases, decoction of trunk bark, enema
H(109) back pain, decoction of trunk bark, steam bath
H(139) sexual asthenia, decoction of leaves and barks of Albizia gummifera , enema
H(201) mental disorder , decoction of the bark, VO. 1 tablespoon 2 times daily.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (City of Lokolela, of Karawa, Town of Mbandaka.)
Vernacular name : ibange (Kirega), libamba (Lokonda), iyamba (Lomongo), doo (Ngwaka), ebamba, kinunu (mpama)
Reference HK 76
Author(s) : Kioko, J., J. Baker, A. Shannon and C. Kiffner
Title : Ethnoecological knowledge of ticks and treatment of tick-borne diseases among Maasai people in Northern Tanzania Veterinary World 8(6):755-762. www.veterinaryworld.org/Vol.8/June-2015/12.pdf
Symptoms : V(014), V(047)
Recipes : V(014) lumpy skin (Ormoko (Masaï)), burn of ONS. of Albizia gummifera and crush up coals and press paste onto wounds, apply 1×daily for 7 days, moderately effective (Tick vector, blue tick, brown ear tick, bont tick)
V(047) heartwater (ormilo (Masaï)), take leaves and roots of Albizia gummifera, stalk Cissus grandifolia, boil together into solution, 1,5 L le jour 1 et 1,5 L le 3 éme jour 3, rarely effective (Tick vector: bont tick) Tick species: Rhipicephalus decoloratus (blue tick (English)) (endenuri/ armaherikima (Masaï)). Affected animal:: cattle, goat Tick species: Rhipicephalus appendiculatus; Rhipicephalus spp.; Rhipicephalus evertsi evertsi (brown ear tick; (armaheriodo (Masaï)) ). Affected animal::cattle, goat, sheep Tick species: Amblyomma variegatum, Hyalomma truncatum: (bont tick;) (armaheripus (Masaï)). Affected animal: cattle, goat, sheep
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Tanzania
Vernacular name : ormokutan (Masaï)
Reference HK 78
Author(s) : Kidane, L. , G, Gebremedhin & T, Beyene
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Ganta Afeshum District, Eastern Zone of Tigray, Northern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,14:64 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0266-z
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fibril illness, fresh leaf of Albizia gummifera is boiled in water and fumigate by its steam.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia, Eastern Zone of Tigray
Vernacular name : sasa (Tigrigna)
Reference HK 78
Author(s) : Kidane, L. , G, Gebremedhin & T, Beyene
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Ganta Afeshum District, Eastern Zone of Tigray, Northern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,14:64 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0266-z
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) horn worm "haseka resi", fresh leaf of Albizia gummifera is crushed, adds to water and sniff through nose
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia, Eastern Zone of Tigray
Vernacular name : sasa (Tigrigna)
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(068)
Recipes : H(068) anthelmintic, decoction (H2O), barks of stem, twig, trunk of Albizia gummifera , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HM 38
Author(s) : Muthaura, C.N. , G.M. Rukunga, S.C. Chhabra, G.M. Mungai & E.N.M. Njagi
Title : Traditional phytotherapy of some remedies used in treatment of malaria in Meru district of Kenya. South African Journal of Botany , Volume 73, Issue 3, Pages 402-411 (2007)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, hot water decoction of stemss barks of Albizia gummifera, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Meru district, Imenti forest game reserve )
Vernacular name : mukurue
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(103), H(113)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, leaves of Albizia gummiffera crushed, mixed n water. Put in cotton and rubbed on affected teeth.
H(113) rheumatism, bark of Albizia gummiffera chewed in order to get relief from rheumatism
Region : East Africa
Country : West Ethiopia (Wayu Tuka District)
Vernacular name : muka arbaa (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, stem bark of Albizia gummifera, decoction without crushing
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : musenzeli