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Official name : Capparis erythrocarpus Isert
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Capparis acuminata De Wild.

14 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(168)
Recipes : H(168) roots of Capparis erythrocarpus, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 31
Author(s) : Ameyaw Y., F. A. Aboagye, A. A. Appiah and H. R. Blagogee
Title : Quality and harvesting specifications of some medicinal plant set up by some herrbalists in the eastern region of Ghana Leaflets Journal on WWW :
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113), the dried root bark plus other plant materials are used to prepare a decoction for treating arthritis
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : apana, patahofuo, okyerabran
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(053), H(093)
Recipes : H(053) otitis, ONS. of Capparis erythrocarpus, juice, instillation in ears
H(093) antidote, H(100) veneral disease, ONS, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : pataofoué (Baoule)
Reference HC 22
Author(s) : Chinsembu, K. C., M. Hedimbi
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of plants used to manage HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections in Katima Mulilo, Caprivi region, Namibia Journal of Ethnobiology ans Ethnomedicine, 6:25 (2010)
Symptoms : H(013), H(037), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections :H(013) skin diseases,H(037) tuberculosis, roots of Capparis erythrocarpus, RNS, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : ntulwantulwa (Lozi)
Reference HC 52
Author(s) : Catarino, L. , P. J. Havik , M. M. Romeiras
Title : Medicinal plants of Guinea-Bissau: Therapeutic applications, ethnic diversity and knowledge transfer Journal of Ethnopharmacology 183, 71–94 (2016)
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137) pains, roots of Capparis erythrocarpus, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : fertenin, simbus (Balanta), etchàcane (Bijagó),fidida (Guinean creole), hamaghomoti, narara (Fula), binherre (Mancanha), neum, nheieu (Nalu), brerem-mela-n’sata (¼limão-dos-macacos) (Pepel)
Reference HF 08
Author(s) : Frazão-Moreira, A
Title : The symbolic efficacy of medicinal plants:practices, knowledge, and religious beliefs amongst the Nalu healers of Guinea-Bissau Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:24 (2016)
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, root of Capparis erythrocarpos triturate or scrape, topical
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : néeu (Nalu)
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(013), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) boil, roots of Capparis erythrocarpos, RNS, local application
H(201) evil eye, fumigation with roots
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : buda-charo (Sheko)
Reference HH 06a
Author(s) : Hedberg I., O. Hedberg, P.J. Madati, K.E. Mshigeni, E.N. Mshiu & G. Samuelsson
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Tanzania. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Cucurbitaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 6, pp. 29 - 60 (1982)
Symptoms : H(051), H(157)
Recipes : H(051) + H(157) childs, juice from pounded leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : msoo (Sambaa), mvoro (Same district)
Reference HH 11
Author(s) : Haxaire Claudie (Pharmacienne)
Title : Phytothérapie et Médecine Familiale chez les Gbaya-Kara (République Centrafricaine) Thèse de doctorat, Université de Paris, Fac. Pharmacie., 320 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) deafness, juice scrapped roots, instillation of a partial mixing of Capparis erythrocarpus, Asparagus sp., Combretum paniculatum, (remedy with strong symbolic connotation)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. not transposable
Reference HH 16
Author(s) : Haerdi, F.
Title : Afrikanische Heilpflanzen. Die Eingeborenen-Heilpflanzen des Ulanga- Distriktes Tanganjikas (Ostafrika). Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 1-278 (1964) Published : 1964, Verlag für Recht und Gesellschaft (Basel)
Symptoms : H(001), H(013), H(092)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, pounded roots barks of Capparis erythrocarpus, steambath
H(013) abscess, pounded roots barks, make an ointment
H(092)this plant is very toxic !
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : lutono (Kimbunga)
Reference HK 39a
Author(s) : Kisangau, D. P., H. VM Lyaruu, K.M. Hosea, C.C. Joseph
Title : Use of traditional medicines in the management of HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections in Tanzania: a case in the Buhkoba rural district. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine Volume 3 : 29 (2007)
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(014), H(037), H(043), H(076)
Recipes : H(008) chronic diarrhoea,H(013) skin rashes, H(014) herpes simplex,H(014) herpes zoster,H(037) tuberculosis, H(043) cryptococcal menengitis, H(076) oral candidiasis, roots, RNS. (opportunistic infection from HIV/AIDS)
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Buhkoba rural district)
Vernacular name : oluvuranganga
Reference HT 35
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S., C. B. Kukunda, P. J. Waako
Title : Medicinal plants used by traditional medicine practitioners in the treatment of tuberculosis and related ailments in Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume127, pp. 130–136 (2010)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 1) roots of Carica papaya, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (districts of Kamuli, Nakapiripirit and Kisoro)
Vernacular name : muzingani omwelu, Kitunku ekitono
Reference HV 03
Author(s) : Vergiat, A.-M.
Title : Plantes magiques et médicinales des féticheurs de l'Oubangui (Région de Bangui) (3e partie) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 16, n°9-10, Septembre-octobre 1969. pp. 418-456; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°1-4, Janvier-février-mars-avril 1970. pp. 60-91; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°5-6, Mai-juin 1970. pp. 171-199; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°7-9, Juillet-août-septembre 1970. pp. 295-339
Symptoms : H(038), H(053)
Recipes : H(038), roots of Capparis erythrocarpus, scrape, juice enlocal application
H(053) otalgia, deafness, roots of Capparis erythrocarpus, scrape, juice, ear drops
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui)
Vernacular name : damalongo, ndima, kengbeleke (Banda), ko indiyu (Manja)
Reference VM 05
Author(s) : Mbarubukeye, S.
Title : La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms : V(016)
Recipes : Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umukorokombe