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Official name : Indigofera spicata Forssk.
Family : Fabaceae

26 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 03
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(158)
Recipes : H(158), leaves of Indigofera spicata of Pupalia lappacea, decoction (H2O), VO. + egg
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : agoman (Fon, Goun)
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(001)
Recipes : H(001), whole plant of Indigofera spicata pounded, delayed juice in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
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(004), H(111)
Recipes : H(004), H(111), whole plant pounded and applied to a wound and burn
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : dawa-le-nkop (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(031), H(037), H(038), H(139)
Recipes : H(031) intercostal pain, tea of leaves of Indigofera spicata , 1 spoon, 3 X / day, some drps for child
H(037) cough, chest pain, tea of leaves, VO.
H(038) cystalgia, roots tea
H(139) sexual incapacity, roots tea
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Benguela, Caconda)
Vernacular name : (a) tumba-djali (Umubundu)
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(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) abdominal cramp, crushed fresh root of Indigofera spicata homogenized in H2O to drink or chewing fresh root
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : danggarssaa dhuure (Konta)
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)
Recipes : H(004) wound, aerian part of the plant of Indigofera spicata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HF 03
Author(s) : Flatie, T., T. Gedif, K. Asres, T. Gebre-Mariam
Title : Ethnomedical survey of Berta ethnic group Assosa Zone, Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia (Medicinal plants reported by household respondents of Berta ethnic group) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2009, 5:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-14
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000) chronic patient, ground roots of Indigofera spicata (esegne murkewu), dispersed in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia)
Vernacular name : esegne murkewu
Reference HF 03
Author(s) : Flatie, T., T. Gedif, K. Asres, T. Gebre-Mariam
Title : Ethnomedical survey of Berta ethnic group Assosa Zone, Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia (Medicinal plants reported by household respondents of Berta ethnic group) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2009, 5:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-14
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091, 2) body weakness and intermittent shock (lib himem), ground roots of Indigofera spicata (esegne shumegn), dispersed in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia)
Vernacular name : esegne shumegn
Reference HF 03
Author(s) : Flatie, T., T. Gedif, K. Asres, T. Gebre-Mariam
Title : Ethnomedical survey of Berta ethnic group Assosa Zone, Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia (Medicinal plants reported by household respondents of Berta ethnic group) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2009, 5:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-14
Symptoms : H(077)
Recipes : H(077) nausea, grounded seeds of Indigofera spicata (atahuna) to fine powder and VO. with H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia)
Vernacular name : atahuna
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(037)
Recipes : H(037), roots of Indigofera spicata , chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 19
Author(s) : Giday, M.
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by the Zay people in Ethiopia. CBM:s Skriftserie 3, pp. 81 - 99, Uppsala 2001
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach pain, roots of Indigofera spicata, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Zay people; Islands of lake Ziway)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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 : V(037), V(041)
Recipes : Vb(037) cough, Vo(037) cough, roots of Indigofera spicata, RNS., VO.
Vb(041) blackleg, roots and leaves of Indigofera spicata, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa (Bench-Maji Zone)
Country : Ethiopia (Southwest)
Vernacular name : shersherit, gimay, sherit, shamtit (Meinit language)
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(008), H(018), H(030), H(037), H(051), H(103), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(018) headache, H(030) retained placenta,H(037) cough, H(051)paludism, H(103) toothache, H(104) stomachache, H(201) evil eye, roots of Indigofera spicata, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa (Bench-Maji Zone)
Country : Ethiopia (Southwest)
Vernacular name : shersherit, gimay, sherit, shamtit
Reference HG 26
Author(s) : Giday, M., Z. Asfaw, Z. Woldu, T. Teklehaymanot
Title : Medicinal plant knowledge of the Bench ethnic group of Ethiopia: an ethnobotanical investigation Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5 : 34 (2009)
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(043)
Recipes : H(013) boil (kursi), leaves, whole plant above ground of Indigofera spicata, RNS., VO.
H(014) tinea nigra (gayt), leaves, topical
H(043) meningitis (tikus), root, aerial parts of Microglossa pyrifolia , Indigofera spicata VO. + local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : kursi-asht (Omotic)
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(037), H(068)
Recipes : H(037) cough, catarrh, extract from roots of Indigofera spicata, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, juice of roots, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : nakabewa (Kimbunga), kalembeka (Kipogoro)
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(022), H(037), H(104), H(118)
Recipes : H(022), roots, chewed, juice, VO.
H(037) cough, roots, maceration H2O, RNS.
H(104) stomach, leaves + roots, pounded, juice, VO.
H(118), roots, maceration H2O, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Tanzania
Vernacular name : hiri (Maragoli), musuusuu (Kamba, Kenya), myata (Shambaa, Tanzania), olando (Luo, Kenya)
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 of Indigofera spicata, squeezing by hands, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Western)
Vernacular name : kibwankurata (Runyaruguru)
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) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/46
Symptoms : H(008), H(068), H(104), H(155), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(068) ascariasis, H(104) stomach ache, H(201) evil eye, whole plant of Indigofera spicata , RNS., VO.(for the Araf)
H(155) tonsillitis, root of Indigofera spicata, RNS., VO. (for the Maale)
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern) (Maale and Ari ethnic communities)
Vernacular name : dongordoso (Maale), afi deshe / gaina deshe / wesfat deshe (Araf)
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(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, leaves in powder of Indigofera spicata mixed with H2O , VO. If needed
Region : East Africa
Country : West Ethiopia (Wayu Tuka District)
Vernacular name : reencii (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HT 27
Author(s) : Tilahum Teklehaymanot, Mirutse Giday
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by people in Zegie Peninsula, Northwestern Ethiopia, Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 3:12 (2007)
Symptoms : H(027w), H(104)
Recipes : H(027w) babies sickness, bathing with crushed fresh leaves and stems of Indigofera spicata
H(104) stomach ache, chewing roots
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northwest, Zegie peninsula)
Vernacular name : yebab alenga (Amharic)