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Official name : Dracaena sp.
Family : Dracaenaceae

13 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 29 b
Author(s) : D. Kimurad
Title : The Bongando (Ngandu) farmers in the central Zaire, around Iyondje village adjacent to Wamba, the research base of Bonobos (N 0, E 22), Zone de Tshuapa, Region d'Equateur; collected by D. Kimura, in 1986-1989. 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(000), H(095), H(201)
Recipes : H(000), H(095), H(201), fruits, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (around the Iyondje village, near Wamba, Shuapa, equatorial province)
Vernacular name : bolese (Bongando) (Ngandu)
Reference HA 29 c
Author(s) : Tanno, T.
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies and the Bira farmers in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Mawambo and Teturi villages (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire 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(000)
Recipes : H(000), the pounded bark is drunk with sugar cane juice for empty stomach
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Equator)
Vernacular name : bolese (Bongando) (Ngandu)
Reference HB 28
Author(s) : Banderembako Fabien & Ntitangirageza Térence
Title : La médecine populaire au Burundi : quelques plantes médicinales.
Symptoms : H(006), H(007x), H(008), H(068)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(006) laxative, H(007x) carminative, H(008) diarrhoea, H(068) vermifuge, juice extracted from leaves, stems, roots preparation from the bark of Dracaena sp. mixed or not, dosis adapted following the age, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : igitonga (Kirundi)
Reference HD 07
Author(s) : Durand, J.M.
Title : Les plantes bienfaisantes du Ruanda et de l'Urundi. Astrida, Groupe scolaire, 89 p., (1960)
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008), VO., crushed leaves of Dracaena sp. + mixing sorgo dough or one cup of milk, cold and at rest during one night, VO. Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umuhato (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HD 07
Author(s) : Durand, J.M.
Title : Les plantes bienfaisantes du Ruanda et de l'Urundi. Astrida, Groupe scolaire, 89 p., (1960)
Symptoms : H(008), H(100)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, enteritis (ibyo munda noguhitwa), For diarrhea, crushed leaves of Dracaena sp. in porridge of sorghum. Let stand until the next morning, VO.
H(008) bacillary dysentery, pounded leaves + H2O, Squeeze out the juice, marinate all the night VO., 2 tablespoon for a child of 2 years
H(008) diarrhea, enteritis (ibyo munda noguhitwa), for diarrhea, juice of leaves pounded in milk or porridge. Let stand during 12 h. Adults VO. 2 tablespoon morning and evening with milk during 2 days . Childs 7 tablespoons with milk
H(100) syphilis (mburugu), crushing the leaves of Melanthera scandens (icyumwa) of Ludwigia abyssinica (umuzigangore ) of Dracaena sp. (maybe Dracaena steudneri) (igihondohondo ). Extract the juice and let cool. Wash with the juice syphilitic sores Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umuhato (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HG 61
Author(s) : Gruca, M., T. R van Andel, H. Balslev
Title : Ritual uses of palms in traditional medicine in sub-Saharan Africa: a review Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 10:60 (2014) DOI: 10.1186/1746-4269-10-60
Symptoms : H(012)
Recipes : H(012) fracture, a stick from each of the following trees or shrubs is calcined: cited as Ricinodendron africanum, Dracena sp., Whitfieldia lateritia and any small twig broken over with the break healed so that the stick is growing in the twisted or bent position. The calcined wood is powdered and mixed with the red palm oil of Elaeis guineensis.The ointment is rubbed on the area over the fracture
Region : sub-Saharan Africa
Country : Liberia (Mano)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(013), H(099)
Recipes : H(013) deep ulcer, to wash with juice of leaves softened by the heat of fire Dracaena sp.
H(099), nervous crisis in general, drops in eyes, crushed leaves Steganotaenia araliacea , pounded leaves Ensete gilletii, scraped roots Canthium venosum, Dracaena sp., Vocanga diplochlamys
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. not transposable
Reference HK 22
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & A. Bouquet
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques de la Côte-d'Ivoire - Haute-Volta.Mission d'étude de la pharmacopée indigène en A.O.F. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 300 p., (1950)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) childs, macration pounded roots, enema + friction with leaves pulp
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : niakotouté (Krou)
Reference HK 49
Author(s) : Kayode, J., R. A. Jose and O.E. Ige
Title : Conservation and Biodiversity Erosion in Ondo State, Nigeria: (4). Assessing Botanicals Used in the Cure of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Owo Region Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 734-38. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/owo.htm
Symptoms : H(199)
Recipes : H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves of Dracaena sp, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ondo State)
Vernacular name : ope- orisa (Owomode)
Reference HL 09
Author(s) : Lejeune, J.B.H.
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales spontanées (utilisées par les indigènes du Ruanda-Urundi). Servir, (Groupe scolaire Astrida), 1, 4, 20 - 25 & 1, 5, 26 - 31, (1940)
Symptoms : H(131)
Recipes : H(131), pounded leaves, sap, VO. For pregnant women who were contaminated by pian. To protect the nieuw born
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda, Burundi (ex. Ruanda-Urundi) (ex. Belgian protectorate)
Vernacular name : ikihondahonda (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HN 03
Author(s) : Nyakabwa, M. & R. Gapusi
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées chez les Banyamulenge de Fizi au Sud-Kivu (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 101 - 114, (1990)
Symptoms : H(156)
Recipes : H(156), terminal buds of Euphorbia tirucalli + pith of Dracaena sp., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : igihondohondo
Reference HV 01
Author(s) : Van Puyvelde L., M. Ngaboyisonga, P.C. Rwangabo, S. Mukarugambwa, A. Kayonga, Runyinya-Barabwiriza
Title : Enquêtes ethnobotaniques sur la médecine traditionnelle rwandaise.Tome 1: Préfecture de Kibuye. Univ. Nat. Inst. Nat. Rech. Sc., Butare (Rwanda), 147 p., (1977)
Symptoms : H(014), H(126)
Recipes : H(014), eczema, leaves of Brillantaisia cicatricosa …var. kivuensis of Epilobium sp of Dracaena sp., to pound, local application
H(126), barks stem, branch, trunk of Dracaena sp., roots of Monechma subsessile of Ludwigia abyssinica, leaves of Aspilia africana of Chenopodium ugandae, to pound, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VG 25
Author(s) : Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title : Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874109000233
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhoea (akiurut), H2O extract of rootsof Dracaena sp, RNS. (receipt from the Tepeth tribe)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name : emogolit (Ngakarimojong)