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Official name : Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae

58 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 05
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism, leaves of Indigofera arrecta, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(008), H(014), H(100)
Recipes : H(008), leaves of Gallinsoga parviflora of Priva cordifolia of Indigoirona arrecta, maceration (H2O), VO. + ground from a white ans nest
H(014), leaves of Solanum incanum of Indigoirona arrecta, to dry, powder, to dilute, local application + mineral oil
H(100) granulome inguinal vénérien, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Diodia scandens of Plectranthus amboinicus of Indigoirona arrecta , to pound, to dilute (H2O), VO. + hip bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
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) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis child, roots, maceration VO., 2 X / day
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muswiswa (Luvenda)
Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya 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(202)
Recipes : H(202) dark green juice of Indigofera arrecta squeezed from leaves applied to lips as cosmetics.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : imeim (Dorobo) (Suiei)
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(001), H(004), H(008), H(014), H(018), H(020), H(027), H(031), H(038), H(053), H(055), H(056), H(068), H(091), H(094), H(104), H(113), H(145), H(171), H(172), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) inflammation of the conjunctiva, leaves of Indigofera arrecta, juice, drops in eyes
H(004) wounds, leaves and roots of Indigofera., to macerate (H2O), local application
H(004) wounds, leaves and roots of Indigofera., local application
H(004) wounds, roots of Indigofera., powder, local application (unguent)
H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash, H(201) psychosis again the bad spirits, leaves of Indigofera arrecta, leaves and roots of Vernonia amygdalina, to macerate (H2O), VO.
H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash, H(201) psychosis again the bad spirits, leaves of Indigofera., infusion (H2O), VO., enema
H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash, H(201) psychosis again the bad spirits, leaves of Indigofera arrecta, stems with leaves of Sida cordifolia, infusion (H2O), drops in nose, drops in ears
H(014) itch, leaves of Indigofera., powder, local application (unguent)
H(020) snake, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, roots of Indigofera arrecta, to pound, local application
H(020) snake, roots of Indigofera arrecta, to pound, local application
H(027) placenta (right insertion), leaves of Indigofera., to macerate (H2O), VO.
H(031), roots of Indigofera., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038) urinary deseases, H(104) dyspepsia, colics, roots of Clutia abyssinica of Indigofera arrecta of Protea madiensis, leaves et roots of Ranunculus multifidus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), H(104) colic, dyspepsia, leaves of Erlangea schimperi of Hibiscus fuscus, leaves et roots of Indigofera arrecta, barks stem, branche, trunk of Parinari curatellifolia, leaves of Plectranthus defoliatus, roots of Vernonia amygdalina, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO. + banana beer
H(053) otitis, roots of Indigofera., decoction (H2O), drops in ears
H(055), roots of Indigofera, decoction (H2O), enema
H(056) filariose, H(172) elephantiasis, leaves of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Desmodium repandum of Indigofera arecta of Oldenlandia lancifolia, decoction (H2O), local application, steam bath
H(068), leaves of Clausena anisata, roots of Indigofera arrecta, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), leaves of Clausena anisata, roots of Indigofera arrecta, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(068), roots of Indigofera arrecta, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), leaves of Indigofera arrecta, leaves et roots of Vernonia lasiopus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), leaves of Indigofera arrecta of Lantana trifolia of Plectranthus barbatus of Tephrosia vogelii, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) asthenia, leaves of Dissotis trothae of Guizotia scabra of Hoslundia opposita of Indigofera arrecta of Vigna unguiculata, infusion, VO.
H(091) childs, leaves of Anisopappus africanus of Bersama abyssinica of Clematis simensis of Clerodendrum myricoides of Clutia paxii of Dalbergia lactea of Desmonium barbatum of Dissotis brazzae of Dombeya bagshawei of Indigofera arrecta, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(094), H(145) rectum, leaves of Discopodium penninervium of Indigofera arrecta , juice, enema
H(104), leaves of Aspilia pluriseta of Indigofera arrecta, to macerate, VO.
H(104), leaves roots of Indigofera., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), leaves and roots of Indigofera arrecta of Vernonia lasiopus, to macerate (H2O), VO.
H(113), stems with leaves of Clerodendrum myricoides, barks stem, branche, trunk of Entada abyssinica of Indigofera arrecta of Securidaca longipedunculata of Steganotaenia araliacea, decoction (H2O), enema
H(171), roots of Catharanthus roseus of Indigofera arrecta of Stephania abyssinica, decoction (H2O), VO. (no suggared foods)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umushingisha, umusorora (Kirundi)
Reference HB 08
Author(s) : Bally, P.R.O.
Title : Native medicinal and poisonous plants of East Africa. Kew Bull., 1, 10 - 25, (1937)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) belly, roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 44
Author(s) : Bekalo, T. H., S. D. Woodmatas, Z. A. Woldemariam
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by local people in the lowlands of Konta Special Woreda, southern nations, nationalities and peoples regional state, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5: 26 (2009) doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-5-26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal cramp , crushed fresh homogenized root of Indigofera arrecta or chew fresh root
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : wuswussiyaa (Konta)
Reference HC 03
Author(s) : Cihyoka, M. A.
Title : AGEEP-Bushi, Bukavu. Kagala, SEMINAIRE-ATELIER SUR LES PLANTES MEDICINALES.Tenu par KAGALA (Kabare) du 21 au 23 juillet l999. Documentation of the Sub-Network PRELUDE
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, washed leaves and roots of Senecio stuhlmanii (ilalire, kalarire) Indigofera arrecta (kavunanfuka), 1 hand (10 grs) of leaves and 4 pinch of roots , to boil in 2 l. H2O.VO. 1/4 l. 3 X/ day. during 5 day. To eat before the cure. Effective
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kavunanfuka
Reference HC 13d
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.IV. Angiosperms (Mimosaceae to Papilionaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 29, pp. 295 - 323, (1990)
Symptoms : H(169), H(201)
Recipes : H(169), hernia, VO. decoction (H2O) roots barks
H(201), mental illness, VO. , roots barks, decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : mkwamba maji (Swahili), nyanje (Pare)
Reference HC 31
Author(s) : Chekole, G., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the environs of Tara-gedam and Amba remnant forests of Libo Kemkem District, northwest Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 11:4 (2015) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/11/1/4
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, racines fraîches de Indigofera arrecta, chew and absorb the juice
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HD 04
Author(s) : Desouter, S.
Title : Pharmacopée humaine et vétérinaire du Rwanda. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 22, 254 p., (1991)
Symptoms : H(014), H(027y)
Recipes : H(014), dry leaves, powder on ill parts
H(027y), leaves, infusion, cure post partum
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umusororo (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 : V(134)
Recipes : V(134) put the snake on the run, crushed plants of Indigofera arrecta (umusororo) + Rubia cordifolia (umukararambwe) + Melanthera scandens (icyumwa) + Asparagus africanus (umushabishabi)+ Cassia sophera (umukuhayoka) + milk + pombe (local beer)., spread around the hut Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umusororo
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(003), H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(003) entorse, foulure (invune), dried leaf powder. Eczema clean with warm water, sprinkle
H(013) anthrax pustule (uruheri) + cauterize with a hot iron + make a paste of leaves by chewing, applying the paste on the pimples
H(014) gale (ubuheri), eczema (urukelera, ubulima), powder of leaves séchées. Nettoyer l'eczéma à l'eau chaude, soupowderr
H (014) eczema (lukerere), powder of leaves in the beer + butter. Local application
H(134) put the snake on the run, crushed plants of Indigofera arrecta (umusororo) + Rubia cordifolia (umukararambwe) + Melanthera scandens (icyumwa) + Asparagus africanus (umushabishabi)+ Cassia sophera (umukuhayoka) + milk + pombe (local beer)., spread around the hut Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umusororo (Kinyarwanda)
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(004), H(006), H(078), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(078) back, leaves of Indigofera arrecta, RNS.
H(006) + H(104) , H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Indigofera., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HF 01
Author(s) : Fernandez de la Pradilla, C.
Title : Des plantes qui nous ont guéris. Jeunesse d'Afrique, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso,Tome 1, 208 p., (1981), Tome 2, 101 p., (1985) Plantes médicinales contre les hépatites. Pabre, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 62 p., (1988)
Symptoms : H(013), H(103)
Recipes : H(013) gums, H(103), roots of Indigofera arrecta, decoction (H2O), mouth wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 01
Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(007), H(026), H(033), H(038), H(092), H(104), H(157)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Indigofera arrecta, infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(006), H(007), leaves of Indigofera., powder, infusion (H2O), + wood ashes, VO.
H(033) femal, roots of the plant in flowers of Indigofera., to cook, VO. + meat
H(026), H(038), roots of Indigofera., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(092), roots of Indigofera, in vagina ( H(112) ?)
H(104), leaves of Indigofera., powder, infusion (H2O)
H(157), roots of Indigofera., local application, scarifications
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 23
Author(s) : Giday M., Z. Asfawb, Z. Woldub
Title : Medicinal plants of the Meinit ethnic group of Ethiopia: An ethnobotanical study Journal of Ethnopharmacology, doi:10.1016/j.jep.2009.05.009 (2009)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomachache, roots of Indigofera arrecta, RNS, VO.
Region : East Africa (Bench-Maji Zone)
Country : Ethiopia (Southwest)
Vernacular name : shersherit (Meinit language)
Reference HH 09a
Author(s) : Hamill, F.A., S. Apio, N.K. Mubiru, M. Mosango, R.Bukenya-Ziraba, O.W. Maganyi, D.D. Soejarto
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of southern Uganda, I, Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 70, pp. 281 -300 (2000)
Symptoms : H(018), H(026)
Recipes : H(018), mildmild infusions, corresponding to about half a handful leaves per 200 ml water , VO. / hourly as needed to effect result (Bakiga)
H(026), mildmild infusions, corresponding to about half a handful leaves of Indigofera arrecta and Crassocephalum sacrobasis per 200 ml water , VO. / hourly as needed to effect result (Bakiga)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe
Vernacular name : not registered
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(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(068) ascaris, H(100) gonorrhoea, roots extract + leaves juice of Indigofera arrecta, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : java-indigo, natal-indigo (English), kichapichapi (Kimbunga), myengayenga (Kihehe)
Reference HK 01
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(091) asthenia, leaves of Guiera senegalensis of Ceiba pentandra of Rogeria adenophylla of Indigofera arrecta of Balanites aegyptiaca, stems with leaves of Opilia celtidifolia, to dry, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(104), roots of Indigofera, maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
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(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(104) stomach, roots, infusion, VO.
H(104) stomach, roots, chewed, juice, VO.
H(113), leaves, pounded + oil, massage lotion
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania
Vernacular name : afaxawi (Iraqw, Tanzania), laywer (Acholi, Ouganda), lufumanyabu (Hehe, Tanzania), lweyu (Kakamega), olando (Luo, Kenya)
Reference HK 21
Author(s) : Kayonga, A. & F. X. Habiyaremye
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et plantes médicinales rwandaises. Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques de la flore rwandaise.Préfecture de Gisenyi.Univ. Nat. Rwanda Centre universitaire de recherche sur la pharmacopée et la médecine traditionnelle, CURPHAMETRA, inédit, 121p., (1987)
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(055), H(075), H(091), H(093), H(113), H(126), H(127), H(175), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) abscess + H(175), leaves Oryza sativa, Centella asiatica, Indigofera arrecta, Acacia abyssinica, paste, plaster
H(014) itch, leaves, powder + butter, external use
H(075), leaves Indigofera arrecta , Leucas martinicensis, Guizotia scabra , pounded, decoction (H2O) in H2O salted, VO., 2 soup spoon/D. during 3 Days
H(091), (ingonga, uruhima), leaves Cucurbita pepo, Chenopodium ugandae, Clutia abyssinica, Indigofera arrecta, decoction (H2O) in banana juice + honey, VO, 3 coffee spoon / D.
H(093) + H(055) + H(201), (uburozi), tubercle Momordica pterocarpa, bulb Gladiolus psittacinus, fruit Gomphocarpus physocarpus, roots Indigofera arrecta, leaves Ajuga alba (gitinywa), maceration H2O, VO.H(113) rheumatism, (rubagimpande, imijaganyuro), leaves Spermacoce princae, Indigofera arrecta, Hygrophila spiciformis (bugangabukari) extract H2O, VO., 1 glass 2X / D.
H(126) or H(127), leaves Allophyllus africanus, Indigofera arrecta, Leucas martinicensis, Melanthera scandens, Rhoicissus tridentata, Triumfetta cordifolia, Vernonia lasiopus , Pycnostachys sp. (umutsinduka), Maesa lanceolata var. golugensis, Crotalaria sp. (umuyogera) , RNS.
H(179), nephretic colic (intandamyi, ikigogo, ikibare), , roots, extract H2O, VO., 1 glass / D.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : umusororo
Reference HK 35
Author(s) : Kamatenesi-Mugisha, M., H. Oryem-Origa
Title : Medicinal plants used to induce labour during childbirth in western Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 109 pp. 1 - 9 (2007) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874106003199
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022), leaves and roots of Indigofera arrecta, squeezing by hands, to chew, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Western)
Vernacular name : musoroza (Runyankole), mukaliza (Rukonjo)
Reference HK 40
Author(s) : Kamatenesi-Mugisha, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa
Title : Medicinal plants used in some gynaecological morbidity ailments in western Uganda. African Journal of Ecology, Volume 45 (Suppl. 1). 34-40 (2007)
Symptoms : H(101)
Recipes : H(101) too abundant menstrua, H(026) painful menstruation + H(116) irregular menstruation, leaves, roots are squeezed or boiled, VO. + sitting in herbs
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 52
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J. O.
Title : Some common african herbal remedies for skin diseases: with special reference to Kenya Medicinal and poisonous plants of the tropics. Proceedings of symposium of the 14th International botanical congress, Berlin, 24 july - 1 august 1987, 44-69, (1987)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, crushed leaves of Indigofera arrecta and juice used
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : sarkelat (Marakwet)
Reference HK 54
Author(s) : Kamatenesi, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa, A. Acipa
Title : Medicinal plants of Otwal and Ngai Sub Counties in Oyam District, Nothern Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2011), 7:7 doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-7-7
Symptoms : H(003), H(018), H(068), H(118)
Recipes : H(003) body swelling, crushed leaves rubbed on skin
H(018) headache, crushed roots, mixed in cold water, extract drunk
H(068) round worms Crushed roots, mixed in warm water, extract drunk 200ml once a day
H(118) sore throat, crushed roots, mixed in cold water, extract drunk twice a day
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Uganda (Oyam District)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 63
Author(s) : Kipkore, K., B. Wanjohi, H. Rono, G. Kigen
Title : A study of the medicinal plants used by the Marakwet Community in Kenya Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:24 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/24
Symptoms : H(078), H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, synergistic herb, roots of Indigofera arrecta, decoction and mixed with others herbs
H(103) toothache, roots chewed
H(104) stomachache roots of Indigofera arrecta, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet Community)
Vernacular name : sargellat (local dialect), african indigo (Englisch)
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(006), H(013), H(104)
Recipes : H(006),H(013) dermatosis, skin ulcer, sap leaves of Indigofera arrecta, RNS.
H(013) anthrax, leaves of Indigofera., to masticate
H(013) anthrax, leaves of Indigofera., local application
H(104), roots of Indigofera. , to masticate
H(104), roots of Indigofera arrecta, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HM 46
Author(s) : Muthee, J.K., D.W. Gakuya, J.M. Mbaria, P.G. Kareru, C.M. Mulei, F.K. Njonge
Title : Ethnobotanical study of anthelmintic and other medicinal plants traditionally used in Loitoktok district of Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 135, 15–21, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111000766
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104, 1) stomach disorders, roots of Indigofera arrecta, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : kenya (Loitoktok district)
Vernacular name : eiyemiyem
Reference HM 48
Author(s) : M.-J. Mukazayire, M.-J. , V. Minani, C. K. Ruffo, E. Bizuru, C. Stévigny, P. Duez
Title : Traditional phytotherapy remedies used in Southern Rwanda for the treatment of liver diseases Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 415– 431 (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111006957
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver diseases, mix a handful of of stem barks of Erythrina abyssinica, leaves of Vernonia lasiopus of Leonotis nepetifolia of Persea americana of Indigofera arrecta of whole plant of Bidens pilosa of musilage of Musa acumunata and decoct in 1 L of H2O. Filtrer. VO. 2 bottles of 1 L over 4 to 5 days
H(126) liver diseases, mix up 250 g of Indigofera arrecta, 250 g of Hypoestes triflora + 100 g each of leaves of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Carica papaya of Desmodium repandum of Ocimum lamiifolium of Erythrina abyssinica. Decoct in 1 L of H2O. VO. 1 glass 2 times a day for 7 days
H(126) liver diseases, mix a handful of leaves of Vernonia lasiopus of Indigofera arrecta of Lantana trifolia of Hypoestes triflora of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Guizotia scabra of Melanthera scandens of Chenopodium ugandae of Dodonaea viscosa, decoct in 2 L of H2O and Filtrer. VO. 2 glasses a day during 6 days or 2 cups per day for 3 days
H(126) liver diseases, crush a handful of leaves of Desmodium repandum of Indigofera arrecta of Berkheya spekeana of Leucas martinicensis of Chenopodium ugandae of leaves and roots of Crassocephalum vitellinum add 1 L of H2O and decoct with 500 g of Erythrina abyssinica stem bark. Filtrer.VO. half a cup 3 times a day for 1 week
H(126) liver diseases, grind a handful of leaves of each plant of Berkheya spekeana of Leucas martinicensis of Chenopodium ugandae of Desmodium repandum of Indigofera arrecta, decoction in 1 L. H2O, Filtrer, VO. 1 small cup every 8 h for 1 week
H(126) liver diseases, grind 500 g of Erythrina abyssinica bark in a mortar and mix up with 100 g of each other leaves of Markhamia lutea of Rubus rigidus of Draceana steudneri of Guizotia scabra of Indigofera arrecta. Macerate in 1 L H2O and Filtrer. VO. 1 glass 2 times a day for 7 days
H(126) liver diseases, grind 500 g of Erythrina abyssinica bark in a mortar and mix up with one spoon of the juice from leaves of all other plants of Rubus rigidus of Persea americana of Bidens pilosa of Indigofera arrecta of Leonotis nepetifolia of Chenopodium ugandae. Boil in 1 L of H2O and Filtrer, VO. 1 cup 3 times a day for 1 week
H(126) liver diseases, crush a handful of each plant of Clematis hirsuta of Vernonia fontinalis of Vernonia lasiopus of Leucas martinicensis of Indigofera arrecta of Lantana trifloria of Hygrophila auriculata of Bidens pilosa of Solanum nigrum and decoct with 1 L of H2O., VO. 1 coffee cup twice daily
H(126) liver diseases, crush a handful of each plant of Leucas martinicensis of Guizotia scabra of Hygrophila auriculata of Indigofera arrecta of Vernonia amygdalina of Vernonia lasiopus and decoct with 1 L of H2O. VO. 1 glass a day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Southern Rwanda
Vernacular name : umusororo (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HM 56
Author(s) : Megersa, M., Z.Asfaw , E. Kelbessa, A. Beyene and B. Woldeab
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Wayu Tuka District, East Welega Zone of Oromia Regional State, West Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 9:68 ( 2013) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-9-68 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/68
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) spider poison, leaves of Indigofera arrecta powdered and mixed with butter and applied on the affected part for five days
Region : East Africa
Country : West Ethiopia (Wayu Tuka District)
Vernacular name : heennaa (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HM 58
Author(s) : Mabogo, D.E.N.
Title : The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda. MSc Thesis, University of Pretoria. (1990) appendix from the Thesis
Symptoms : H(008), H(197)
Recipes : H(197) depressed fontanelle (ngoma), H(008) diarrhoea (children), roots of Indigofera arrecta, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muswiswa, mualigatsibi (Venda)
Reference HN 25
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N., R. W. Bussmann, B. Gemmill, L.E. Newton & V. W. Ngumi
Title : Utilisation of weed species as sources of traditional medicines in central Kenya. Lyonia, Volume 7 (2), pp. 71-87, (december 2004)
Symptoms : H(013), H(104)
Recipes : H(013) skin rashes, H(104) stomach pains, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (central province) (Kikuyu people)
Vernacular name : chingiri (Kikuyu)
Reference HO 08
Author(s) : Okello J., P.Ssegawa
Title : Medicinal plants used by communities of Ngai Subcounty, Apac District, northern Uganda. African Journal of Ecology, Volume 45 (Suppl.1), pp. 76 - 83 (2007)
Symptoms : H(008), H(104), H(108)
Recipes : H(008, 2) + H(104, 2) stomachaches, H(108, 2) nose blockage, pounded roots of Indigofera arrecta, extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Ngai Subcounty, Apac District)
Vernacular name : awe - arema
Reference HO 17
Author(s) : Okello, S.V., Nyunja R.O., Netondo G.W. & Onyango J.C.
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by Sabaot of Mt. Elgon Kenya African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 7, No. 1, pp 1-10 (2010)
Symptoms : H(027x), H(038), H(051)
Recipes : H(027x) abortion, H(038) urination pain, H(051) paludism, decoction or chewing of roots of Indigofera arrecta
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mont Elgon region)
Vernacular name : kisisitiet (Sabaot)
Reference HP 05
Author(s) : Polygenis - Bigendako, M.-J.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle au Burundi occidental. Thèse présentée en vue de l'obtention du grade de Docteur en sciences, année acad. 1989 - 1990, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 352 p., (1990)
Symptoms : H(022), H(068)
Recipes : H(022), leaves of Indigofera arrecta, Maesa lanceolata , Rubus apetalus, infusion H20, enema, (ocytocic)
H(068, 2), roots, pressed in H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : umusororo (Kirundi)
Reference HR 11
Author(s) : Raponda-Walker, A. & R. Sillans
Title : Les Plantes utiles du Gabon. Encyclopédie biologique. Editions Paul Lechevalier, 12 rue de Tournon, Paris VI, 478 p. (1961)
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000), roots, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HS 18
Author(s) : Ssegawa, P., J. M. Kasenene
Title : Medicinal plant diversity and uses in Sango bay area, Southern Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 113, pp. 521 - 540, (2007)
Symptoms : H(012)
Recipes : H(012, 6) fracture, steem bath of stems of Indigofera arrecta + ghee + massage
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : kabamba maliba
Reference HS 28
Author(s) : Sewani-Rusike, C. R.
Title : Plants of Zimbabwe as anti-fertility agents African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 253 - 257, (2010)
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112) root of Indigofera arrecta inserted into vagina, used as abortifacients.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (Harare and surrounding rural areas)
Vernacular name : mukatapeta (Shona)
Reference HT 28
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103001612
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(020), H(036), H(085)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, hot roots of Indigofera arrecta, to chew
H(013) muscular abscess (pyomyositis), to crush the whole plant of Indigofera arrecta in paraffin, to made a plaster
H(020) snake, plaster of roots
H(036) vertigo, infusion of leaves of Indigofera., bath
H(085) diphtheria, decoction of roots of Indigofera., VO. + to chew the roots
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name : kyeyo ekisaiza
Reference HT 41
Author(s) : Tabuti, J. RS, C. B. Kukunda, D. Kaweesi, O. MJ. Kasib
Title : Herbal medicine use in the districts of Nakapiripirit, Pallisa, Kanungu, and Mukono in Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:35 ( 2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-35.pdf
Symptoms : H(037), H(104)
Recipes : H(037, 1) pneumonia, H(037, 1) sternum (pain in), H(104, 1) abdominal pain, leaves are the most commonly used plant organ, roots and stems are also used, the medicines are mostly prepared as water extracts or as decoction and administered orally
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (districts of Nakapiripirit, Pallisa, Kanungu & Mukono)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HT 42
Author(s) : Tolossa, K , E. Debela, S.Athanasiadou, A.Tolera, G. Ganga, J.GM Houdijk
Title : Ethno-medicinal study of plants used for treatment of human and livestock ailments by traditional healers in South Omo, Southern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:32 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/32
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anaemia with jaundice, leaf of Indigofera arrecta dried and smoked to patients
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern), South Omo
Vernacular name : wareami (Aari)
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(004), H(020)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, crush leaves of Indigofera arrecta & tie on wound
H(020) snake bites, pound leaves add H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : kabamba maliba (Luganda)
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(003), H(012), H(020), H(037), H(091), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(003),H(012)), leaves of Borreria princae of Indigofera arrecta of Capsella bursa-pastoris of Drymaria cordata, stems with leaves of Leersia hexandra, to pound, extraction (H2O hot), massage, local application
H(020), stems with leaves, flowers of Acalypha villicaulis of Cassia floribunda , stems with leaves of Haemanthus sp. of Chenopodium ugandae, leaves pounded Sida cordifolia, leaves of Solanum indicum of Cassia sp. of Clematis hirsuta of Indigofera arrecta of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, to pound, to filter, VO. + scarifications + butter on the body
H(037) pneumonia, leaves of Leonotis nepetifolia of Indigofera arrecta, to pound (H2O), to filter, VO., friction, scarifications with hot residuum
H(037) pneumonia, leaves of Indigofera arrecta, to pound, juice, VO., friction, scarifications with the hot residuum
H(091) loss of appetite (tambwe), leaves of Ipomoea sp of Amaranthus hybridus of Thalictrum rhynchocarpum of Indigofera arrecta of Crotalaria sp., to pound, filtration, VO.+ salt
H(104), barks of the underground part of Indigofera arrecta, leaves of Bridelia micrantha , to pound, to dilute, VO. + diluted juice of ripe banana
H(113) breast inflammation, leaves of Indigofera arrecta of Eriosema montanum, to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, friction, VO.
H(113) osteitis, leaves of Indigofera., to pound, juice, VO. + friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HW 50
Author(s) : Van Wyk, B.-E., Gericke, N.
Title : Peoples Plants : A Guide to Useful Plants of Southern Africa. Brizza Publication. Pretoria (2000)
Symptoms : H(026), H(033)
Recipes : H(026) dysmenorrhoea, H(033) infertility, roots of Indigofera arrecta, RNS.
(registered from reference HS 32 ) (Journal of Ethnopharmacology 86 (2003) 97–108)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : isiphungo (Zulu), african indigo (English)
Reference VA 17
Author(s) : Assogba, M.N.
Title : Quelques enquêtes sur la pharmacopée traditionnelle vétérinaire en République populaire du Bénin. 13ème Conférence de la Société ouest africaine de pharmacologie, 23-24-25 février 1984 à Cotonou. Ministère de l'enseignement supérieur et de la recherche scientifique. Collège polytechnique universitaire, 107 p., (1984)
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Vb(104), leaves Diospyros mespiliformis, Indigofera arrecta , decoction , tepid, V.O.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : boniriguele (Peul)
Reference VB 02
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms : V(001), V(016), V(020), V(035)
Recipes : Vb(001,4), leaves, juice, drops in eyes
Vb(016,1), leaves, juice,VO.
Vb(016,1), leaves,+ roots, crushed+ salt + butter, ointment on the udder
Vb(020,1), leaves, juice, to sprinkle, Hymenocardia acida + Indigofera arrecta + Asparagus africanus
Vb(028,1), roots, decoction, lenema
Vb(035,2), leaves, juice, VO. + drops in eyes and nostrils
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umushingisha, umusorora (Kirundi)
Reference VB 14
Author(s) : Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title : Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms : V(000)
Recipes : V(000), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : umusororo (?)
Reference VB 36
Author(s) : Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title : Lexique et recueil des quelques pratiques en ethno-pharmacopée agro-vétérinaire au Kivu. Plate forme Diobass au Kivu, 118p. (juin 2005)
Symptoms : V(027), V(030), V(051), V(096)
Recipes : Vb(027) abortion prevention, 1 handfull of leaves of Cyathula uncinulata of Chenopodium procerum of Indigofera arrecta of Sida rhombifolia of Pycnostachys erici-rosenii of Hibiscus noldae, whole plant of Setaria verticillata, to pound, to dilute in 1 liter H2O , VO , 75 cl morning and evening
Vb(030) retained placenta (muziha), to pound 2 handfull of roots of Indigofera+ + salt. To give to lick
Vb(096) udder of the cow, to pound the leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra of Indigofera arrecta of Erythrococca nelwirschii + kaolin, massage of the udder morning and evening during 7 days
Vc(051) fever (obulengantale, mwegesi), pounded leaves of Adenopus abyssinicus of Indigofera arrecta of Tetradenia riparia, local application then application of local salt
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kasholoza, kavunanfuka (Mashi), umusororo (Kinyarwanda), musholotsi (Kibumbe), umwikokori (Kinande), abwebwe (Bembe), omusololo (Nande)
Reference VC 02
Author(s) : Cihyoka, M. A.
Title : AGEEP-Bushi, Bukavu. Expérience en pharmacopée vétérinaire traditionnelle au Bushi (Kivu/Zaïre). Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 267 - 274, (1994)
Symptoms : V(006), V(008), V(103)
Recipes : V(006) + V(103) = kagosi, 4 leaves of each Erythrina abyssinica, Ficus vogelii , Hypoestes forskalaei, Indigofera arrecta, Momordica pterocorpa, Pteridium aquilium
V(008), tubercle Momordica pterocorpa, leaves Erythrina abyssinica, Ficus vogelii, Hypoestes forskalei, Indigofera arrecta, Pteridum aquilum, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : kauunanfuka (Mashi)
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(076), V(085), V(103)
Recipes : Vb(076) stomatitis (munyoro), ulcer or wound in the mouth (mwegesi), fruit of Lagenaria abyssinica, leaves of Indigofera arrecta of Tetradenia riparia, to ground, local application, to rub
Vb(085) (namuguka), H(076) candidosis, glossitis (ivunja), H(103) gingivitis (ivunja), leaves of Erythrina abyssinica of Indigofera arrecta of Tetradenia riparia, maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu province - Bushi area-
Vernacular name : kasholoza, kavuna-nfuka
Reference VD 03
Author(s) : Defour, G.
Title : Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms : V(085), V(086)
Recipes : V(085), V(086), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : kasholoza (shi)
Reference VE 04
Author(s) : Ejobi, F., R.D. Mosha, S. Ndege & D. Kamoga
Title : Etno-Veterinary Medicinal Plants of the Lake Victoria Basin: A Bioprospection Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances 6 (2): 257-261 (2007)
Symptoms : V(003)
Recipes : V(003) )sprains, maceration of leaves of Indigofera arrecta, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : akeyoyo (Luganda / Kinyankore)
Reference VK 11
Author(s) : Kasonia, K. & K.M. Yamolo
Title : Ethnologie des traitements vétérinaires dans la région du Nord-Kivu (Rép. du Zaïre). Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 275 - 286, (1994)
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Nord-Kivu) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : musoro (Kinyarwanda)
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), V(035), V(044)
Recipes : Vb(016), Vb(035), Vb(044), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umusororo
Reference VM 10
Author(s) : Minja, M.M.J.
Title : Medicinal plants used in promotion of animal health in Tanzania. Animal Diseases Research Instit., Dep. Pharmacology/ Toxic., Dar Es Salaam. Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 335 - 364, (1994)
Symptoms : V(104), V(076)
Recipes : V(104) + V(076), VO., decoction roots
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Marangu-Moshi district)
Vernacular name : mnawanawa
Reference VM 11
Author(s) : Mkangare, M.M.J.
Title : Collection of Tanzanian medicinal plants for biological activity studies. Proceedings of the 7th Tanzania veterinary association scientific conference. Tanzania Veterinary Association, Vol. 7, 67- 78, (1989) De la référence VB 10
Symptoms : V(004), V(039)
Recipes : V(004), leaves, R.N.S.
V(039), leaves, R.N.S., external use
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : onona
Reference VW 04
Author(s) : Wirtu, G., G. Adugna, T. Samuel, E. Kelbessa & A. Geleto
Title : Aspects of farmers' knowledge, attitudes and practices of animal health problems in central Ethiopia. Ethnoveterinary medicine. Alternatives for livestock development. Proceedings of an international conference held in Pune, India, 4 - 6 november 1997.BAIF Development research foundation, Pune, India, 41 - 52, (1999)
Symptoms : V(041)
Recipes : Vb(041)blackleg, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Central Ethiopia
Vernacular name : not registered