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Official name : Conyza pyrrhopapa Sch.-Bip. ex A. Rich.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Microglossa angolensis Oliv. & Hiern

10 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(020), H(031), H(104)
Recipes : H(020), leaves of Microglossa angolensis, to pound, local application
H(031) body side pai, fresh leaves of Microglossa angolensis, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(104) infectious colit, leaves of Guizotia scabra of Microglossa angolensis of Hoslundia opposita of Erlangea tomentosa of Cassia laevigata, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
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(002), H(033), H(036), H(091), H(124), H(201)
Recipes : H(002), ashes leaves of Cissus rubiginosa of Conyza pyrrhopappa of Helichrysum nitens of Pavetta ternifolia, scarifications
H(006) laxative, purgative, leaves of Conyza., decoction (H2O), enema
H(033) femal, leaves of Conyza, decoction (H2O), enema, VO.
H(036), leaves of Conyza., VO.
H(036), leaves, barks of the underground part of Conyza., VO., drops in nose
H(091) rachitism baby, leaves of Conyza., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) kwash, tige feuillée de Conyza., carbonisation, VO.
H(124) epistaxis, barks of the underground part of Conyza., decoction (H2O), drops in nose
H(124) epistaxis, barks of the underground part de Conyza., poudre, drops in nose
H(201) psychose, leaves , roots of Conyza, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : agahe (Kirundi)
Reference HD 11
Author(s) : Dhetchuvi, M.- M. & J. Lejoly
Title : Contribution à la connaissance des plantes médicinales du Nord-Est du Zaïre. Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23 b, 991 - 1006, (1990)
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), H(068) helminthiasis, leaves, RNS.
H(104) colique, gastrite..., leaves, roots, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
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, pounded leaves of Conyza pyrrhopapa are soaked in lukewarm H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 06b
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. II. Plants of the families Dilleniaceae - Opiliaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 9, pp. 105 - 128 (1983)
Symptoms : H(157)
Recipes : H(157),child, roots Hoslundia opposita, Conyza pyrrhopappa (mshashu) decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mshashu
Reference HH 09b
Author(s) : Hamill, F.A., S. Apio, N. K. Mubiru, R. Bukenya-Ziraba, M. Mosango, O. W. Maganyi and D. D. Soejarto
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of Southern Uganda, II: literature analysis and antimicrobial assays, Volume 84, pp. 57 - 78 (2003)
Symptoms : H(006) + H(104), H(008), H(020), H(118)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104) abdominal pain, H(008) diarrhea , leaves of Microglossa angolensis, Guizotia scabra, Hoslundia opposita, Erlangea tomentosa: decoction + salt, mix with ghee : 2 tea spoons: thrice per day VO.
H(008) diarrhea , fresh leaves of Microglossa angolensis of ekiterandulsa, kamunye and ghee : pounded with a mortar and pestle
H(020) snake, leaves, crushed and packed into or onto the surface of the skin
H(118) angina, 20 fresh leaves, decoction, reduce to 1/2, 1 tablespoon, thrice per day VO. as needed
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe Baganda, district of
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 37
Author(s) : Kakudidi, E. K.
Title : Cultural and social uses of plants from and around Kibale National Park, Western Uganda. African Journal of Ecology, Volume 42 (Suppl.1), 114 - 118 (2004)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) good kuck charm, stems and leaves of Microglossa angolensis, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Western)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(104)
Recipes : H(104), roots of Conyza pyrrhopapa, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 46
Author(s) : Tugume P., E. K. Kakudidi, M. Buyinza, J. Namaalwa, M. Kamatenesi, P. Mucunguzi, J. Kalema
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plant species used by communities around Mabira Central Forest Reserve, Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:5 (2016)
Symptoms : H(018), H(027z), H(091), H(157)
Recipes : H(018) headache, H(027z) reduce menstrual flow, H(091) weakness in pregnancy, pound leaves of Microglossa angolensis add H2O and VO.
H(157) child convulsions, crush the leaves add H2O and bathe the child
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : afuga nkande (Luganda)
Reference VC 19
Author(s) : Chifundera K.
Title : Livestock diseases and the traditional medicine in the Bushi area, Kivu province, Democratic Republic of Congo. African Study Monographs, 19 (1) : 13 -33, May 1998
Symptoms : V(041), V(059)
Recipes : Vb(041) anthrax (nzirondo, kasingo, budaka), Vb(059) (tonga, luhiga, cahira), leaves of Euphorbia tirucalli of Lobelia mildbraedii of Mukia maderaspatana of Senecio manii of Vigna vexillata, decoction (1 l. H2O), VO. + juice of crushed leaves of Astripomoea grantii, the whole plants of Plectranthus barbatus of Microglossa angolensis, juice, drops in ears and nose
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu province - Bushi area-
Vernacular name : kabazibazi