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Official name : Dobera loranthifolia (Warb.) Harms
Family : Salvadoraceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference VA 31
Author(s) : Abubakar Swaleh
Title : Ethnoveterinaty Medicine in 0rmaland-Kenya. Dissertation submitted for a Master of Science Degree in Tropical Animal Production and Health. Center for Tropical Medicine (CTVM), University of Edinburgh, UK, 1999. (recorded from the WWW site: http://www.ethnovetweb.com )
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : Vb(014) measles (duna), bark of Dobera loranthifolia (dende) is burnt, ashes are mixed H2O to make a paste which is left overnight before applying to the affected part
Vb(014) measles (duna), bark of Dobera loranthifolia (dende) and Salsola dendroides (gurte) are burnt, ashes are mixed H2O to make a paste which is smeared topically
Vb(030) (dukub dillu), VO. Infusion of leaves of Dobera loranthifolia (dende), 2 glasses 2X/day during 1 week
A salt solution is made by mixing 4 glassesz H2O and 1 glass salt, VO. 1 – 2 glasses 2X/ day during 3 – 7 days
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Ormaland)
Vernacular name : dende