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Official name : Cassia petersiana Bolle
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna petersiana (Bolle) Lock

18 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 22
Author(s) : Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title : Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984)
Symptoms : H(082), H(099), H(103)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, roots, maceration, VO, 3X / day
H(099), decoction (H2O) roots + sheep or goat meet + Diospyros lycioides (muthala) + Euclea natalensis (mutangule-thavha)
H(103), roots decoction (H2O) to rinse the oral cavity
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : munembenembe (Luvenda)
Reference HA 49
Author(s) : Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012)
Symptoms : H(013), H(104), H(109), H(113)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases,H(013) skin eruption, H(104) stomach ache, H(109) back ache, H(113) inflammation, roots, leaves infusion of Senna petersiana, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mkunde
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, pods of Senna petersiana
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HC 13c
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.III. Angiosperms (Euphorbiaceae to Menispermaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 28, pp. 255 - 283, (1990)
Symptoms : H(099), H(157)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, H(157), VO. decoction (H2O) of roots Hoslundia opposita, Cassia petersiana
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : kundekunde
Reference HC 51
Author(s) : Constant, N. L. , M. P. Tshisikhawe
Title : Hierarchies of knowledge: ethnobotanical knowledge, practices and beliefs of the Vhavenda in South Africa for biodiversity conservation Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:56 (2018)
Symptoms : H(095), H(103)
Recipes : H(095) seeds pods of Senna petersiana edible and eaten during times of drought or hunger;
H(103) roots: toothache, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : munembenembe (Vhavenda), monkey pod, eared senna (English)
Reference HD 10
Author(s) : De Graer, A.M.
Title : L'art de guérir chez les Azande. Congo, tome 1, n°2, 220 - 254, (1929), n°3, 361 - 408, (1929)
Symptoms : H(100), H(100), H(169)
Recipes : H(100) blen., ONS., RNS.
H(100) syph., ONS., RNS.
H(169), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo)
Vernacular name : ansokopa (Zande)
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(004), H(005), H(006), H(013), H(037), H(068), H(087), H(103)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, barks decoction of roots of Cassia petersiana, make an ointment , local application
H(005) oedema, roots extract + leaves juice, VO.
H(006) laxative, H(068) vermifuge, roots extract + leaves juice of Cassia petersiana, VO.
H(013) abscess + H(087) (purulent abscesses), roots extract + leaves juice of Cassia petersiana + extract from roots of Dalbergia lactea , VO.
H(037) pneumonia, leaves juice, VO.
H(103) firmed for loose teeth, extract from barks, gargles
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mpambaduma (Kihehe), mteteleka (Kimbunga), mpumbunyama (Kimbunga, Kipogora)
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(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(068), leaves, roots, RNS.
H(104) stomach, roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : nkundekunde (Zaramo, Tanzania)
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)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver disease (Ara) leaves of Senna petersiana, RNS., inhalation
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern) (Maale and Ari ethnic communities)
Vernacular name : ara Deshe (Araf)
Reference HL 15
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, H. Yineger
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Mana Angetu District, southeastern Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , Volume 4 : 10 (2008) + Additional file
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice (alati), fresh leaves of Senna petersiana, crush boil and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : odusalem (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HM 29
Author(s) : Mahonge, C. P. I., J. V. Nsenga, E. J. Mtengeti and A. Z. Mattee
Title : Utilization of medicinal plants by Waluguru people in east Uluguru mountains Tanzania. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, (2008) Volume 3 (4) pp. 121 - 134 (2006)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) bilharzia, roots and leaves of Senna petersiana, to boil, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (eastern Uluguru mountains)
Vernacular name : mkunde (Luguru)
Reference HM 4k
Author(s) : Msonthi, J. D.
Title : Research into medicinal plants of Malawi.Vol. 1, 223-231, (1994) Proceedings of the 13 th plenary meeting of AETFAT, Zomba, Malawi, (2-11 april 1991)Vol 1 and Vol 2, 1514 p. (1994) Edited by J.H. Seyani & A.C. Chicuni.National herbarium and Botanic Gardens of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi.
Symptoms : H(037), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(037), H(100) syph., H(104) stomach, grounded roots, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : Malawi
Vernacular name : mpatsachokolo
Reference HM 55
Author(s) : Mahwasane S. T., L. Middleton, N. Boaduo
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of indigenous knowledge on medicinal plants used by the traditional healers of the Lwamondo area, Limpopo province, South Africa South African Journal of Botany 88, 69–75 (2013)
Symptoms : H(026), H(033), H(036)
Recipes : H(026) dysmenorrhoea, H(033) infertility, H(036) syncope, roots of Senna petersiana are boiled and the mixture drank (5 citations)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province, Lwamondo area)
Vernacular name : munembenembe (tshiVenda)
Reference HM 58
Author(s) : Mabogo, D.E.N.
Title : The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda. Magister Scientiae in the Faculty of Science (Department of Botany) Thesis, University of Pretoria. (1990)
Symptoms : H(033), H(100), H(103), H(139)
Recipes : H(033) sterility, H(103) toothache, H(104) stomach ache, roots of Cassia petersiana, RNS
H(100) gonorrhoea, H(100) syphilis, H(139) aphrodisiac, root of Cassia petersiana, ONS. Terminalia sericera and Corchorus tridens, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : munembenembe (Venda)
Reference HM 66
Author(s) : Masevhe, N. A. , L. J. McGaw, J. N. Eloff
Title : The traditional use of plants to manage candidiasis and related infections in Venda, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 168, 364–372 (2015)
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) candidiasis and related infections (makuma); dry seeds of Senna petersiana ground into fine powder and boiled in water. Oral,½cup taken 2x per day after meals
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : munembenembe (Tshivenda)
Reference HM 6k
Author(s) : Msonthi, J.D. & D. Magombo
Title : A report of african medicinal plants , Project Part I, 172 - 177, (1979) Quatrième symposium inter-africain OUA / CSTR sur la Pharmacopée traditionnelle et les plantes médicinales africaines.(Le Abidgan-Côte d'Ivoire, 25-29 septembre 1979) Rapport et recommandations, Lagos, OUA / CSTR, P. M. B. 2359, Lagos, Nigeria.Cairo, University Press, 744 p. (1983)
Symptoms : H(037), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(037), H(100), H(104),maceration, roots H2O, VO. or in porridge
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : mpatsachokolo, bwembanyani, ntankanyerere (Chewa), ntankanyerere (He), ntelene (Yao)
Reference HS 06
Author(s) : Staner, P. & R. Boutique
Title : Matériaux pour l'étude des plantes médicinales indigènes du Congo Belge. Mém. Institut royal colonial belge, Section des Sc. naturelles et médicales,Collection in-8°, fasc. 6 et dernier, 228 p., (1937)
Symptoms : H(014), H(020)
Recipes : H(014), clove, infusion, skin illness, RNS.
H(020) snake, roots, infusion, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Uele)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VS 03
Title : Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms : V(000)
Recipes : V(000), roots, RNS.
Region : East, West and Central Africa
Country : Sub-saharan Africa
Vernacular name : not registered