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Official name : Amaranthus graecizans L.
Family : Amaranthaceae

12 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya 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(095)
Recipes : H(095), leaves pounded and boiled with oil and salt, then eaten as relish; available in rainy season.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : nderere, ( Dorobo) (Suiei)
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(012)
Recipes : H(012) bone fracture, dislocation, leaves of Amaranthus graecizans of Dicrocephala integrifolia, RNS., local application
H(012)) chest bone fracture (child), leaves of Amaranthus graecizans, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : mezi (Sheko)
Reference HG 31
Author(s) : Gueye, M., M. Diouf
Title : Traditional leafy vegetables in Senegal: diversity and médicinal uses African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines 4 (4): 469 – 475 (2007) http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc07062
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(053), H(111), H(095), H(173)
Recipes : H(004) wounds,H(013) abscesses,H(013) pustules, H(053) ear infection and H(111) burns, H(173) lepromes, leaves and roots of Amaranthus graecizans, RNS.
H(095) vegetable herbs gathered annual species, boiled leaves are mixed in a sauce or with other vegetables. Amaranthus graecizans is heavily consumed in Tambacounda, the unspoiled region of Casamance
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HJ 06
Author(s) : Jeruto, P., C. Lukhoba, G. Ouma, D.Otieno, C. Mutai
Title : An ethnobotanical study of mericinal plants used by the Nandi people in Kenya. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 116, pp. 370 - 376, (2008) + Herbal treaments in Aldai and Kaptumo Division in Nandi District, Rift Valley Province, Kenya African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 103-105 (2008)
Symptoms : H(013), H(078)
Recipes : H(013) boils, H(078) cancer, paste of leaves of Amaranthus graecizans, external application
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Nandi peuple)
Vernacular name : mbogiat
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(091), H(099), H(145)
Recipes : H(091) kwash., leaves Chenopodium ugandae, Erythrina abyssinica, Gynandropsis gynandra, Amaranthus graecizans, maceration + banana beer, VO.
H(099) epilepsy, leaves Amaranthus graecizans, Chenopodium procerum, leaves and roots Maesa lanceolata var golungensis, pounded H2O, 3 bottles, VO., 2 X 1/2 glass / day
H(145), leaves Amaranthus graecizans, Sida ternata (ishyoza), maceration, VO, rest of the leaves on the prolapsus
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : urunyabutongo, imbwija
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(001)
Recipes : H(001) keratitis, extract from fresh leaves of Amaranthus graecizans for ocular instillation :
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (City of Ingende)
Vernacular name : boaboko (Ngwaka)
Reference HN 08
Author(s) : Nacoulma - Ouedraogo, O., J. Millogo - Rasolodimby & S. Guinko
Title : Les plantes herbacées dans la thérapie des piqûres d'insectes. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 11 - 12, 1 65 - 176, (1997 - 1998)
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) insects, leaves , sap, local application (spins, ants, mosquitos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
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 : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), cake of seeds
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania
Vernacular name : sag el mohor (Hassaniya)
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)
Recipes : V(095), good pasture for animals
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania
Vernacular name : sag el mohor (Hassaniya)
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(010)
Recipes : Vb(010,1), stems+ leaves, crushed + butter, juice, V.O.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : ikinyabutongo (Kirundi)
Reference VL 20
Author(s) : Lagu, C. and F. I. B. Kayanja
Title : Medicinal plant extracts widely used in the control of Newcastle disease (NCD) and helminthosis among village chickens of South Western Uganda Livestock Research for Rural Development 22 (11) 2010
Symptoms : V(062)
Recipes : Vv(062) coccidiosis, ONS. of Amaranthus graecizans, no standardized method of preparation and quantity used (medium results)
Region : East Africa
Country : South Western Uganda
Vernacular name : dodo, spinach
Reference VN 08
Author(s) : Nacoulma - Ouedraogo, O., J. Millogo - Rasolodimby & S. Guinko
Title : Les plantes herbacées dans la thérapie des piqûres d'insectes. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 11 - 12, 1 65 - 176, (1997 - 1998)
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects leaves, juice, external use (plaster from residues ) (spider, ants, mouquitos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered