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Official name : Myrica salicifolia Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : Myricaceae

42 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 34
Author(s) : Aberra Geyid, Dawit Abebe, Asfaw Debella, Zewdneh Makonnen, Frehiwot Aberra, Frehiwot Teka, Tesfaye Kebede, Kelbessa Urga, Kidist Yersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta GutaYersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta Guta
Title : Screening of some medicinal plants of Ethiopia for their anti-microbial properties and chemical profiles. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 97, pp. 421-427 ( 2005)
Symptoms : H(014), H(070), H(100), H(173), H(175)
Recipes : H(070) rabies, H(100) venereal disease, H(173) leprosy, stem bark, RNS.
H(014) skin diseases, H(100) gonorrhoea, H(175) wound dressing, leaves, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : shinet
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(038), H(055), H(075), H(082), H(104)
Recipes : H(038) urinary deseases, H(104) dyspepsia, colics, roots of Clutia abyssinica of Myrica salicifolia, barks stem, branche, trunk of Mitragyna rubrostipulata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), H(104), leaves of Maesa lanceolata … var. mildbraedii, roots of Myrica salicifolia, roots, barks stem, branche, trunk of Parinari curatellifolia … subsp. mobola., leaves of Pittosporum spathicalyx, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(055), leaves of Bridelia brideliifolia of Erythrina abyssinica of Myrica salicifolia of Schrebera alata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(075) aperitive, leaves of Myrica salicifolia of Dalbergia lactea, powder, VO.
H(082) dyspnea, barks stem, branche, trunk of Myrica., decoction (H2O), inhalation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umusengese (Kirundi)
Reference HB 1k
Author(s) : Bekele-Tesemma, A., A. Birnie & B. Tengnäs
Title : The useful trees and shrubs for Ethiopia.Identification, propagation and management for agricultural and pastoral communities.Regional Soil Conservation Unit.Swedish International Development Authority. Technical handbook n° 5, 472 p., (1993) CFSCDD P.O. Box 62347, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia.
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014), leaves, powder + H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : not registered
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(008x), H(051), H(068), H(157)
Recipes : H(008x), H(068), VO. roots decoction (H2O)
H(051), H(157), VO. decoction (H2O) barks & stems
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : mawache, mbashe (Chagga), mmungi (Luguru), mshegheshe (Sambaa), mwangwi (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 : V(001)
Recipes : V(001) eye problem, fresh dried stem bark of Myrica salicifolia, écraser, powder then insert in eyes
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : shinet (Amharic)
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(124)
Recipes : H(108) common cold & H(124) bleeding, fresh dried stem bark of Myrica salicifolia, écraser, powder then sniff
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : shinet (Amharic)
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(027x), H(108)
Recipes : H(027x), ONS., RNS.
H(108), dry barks, powder to snuff
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umusengese, umusengesi, umushengeshe, umushengeshi (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(108), H(145)
Recipes : H(108), cold (isubyo), powder bark of Myrica salicifolia , snuff
H (145) prolapsed rectum (aznye amagara), to grind the leaves of Myrica salicifolia (musengesi) of Rhus vulgaris (Musagara), wash the rectum with a source of H2O containing potassium salts, magnesium Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umusengesi, musengesi
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(091)
Recipes : H(091) childs, barks , decoction (H2O), + milk
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 07
Author(s) : Getahun, A.
Title : Some common medicinal and poisonous plants used in ethiopian folk medicine. Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 63p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014), youn leaves, powder + butter, local applic., skin diseases
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : kalawa, shinett (Amarinya), abaya, kataba, radji, nebi (Tigrinya)
Reference HH 06a
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. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Cucurbitaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 6, pp. 29 - 60 (1982)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : FAIRE H(201) mental illness, decoction of roots Sorindeia madagascariensis mixed with roots of Cassia didymobotrya (mwinu), Macaranga capensis (mkumba) and Myrica salicifolia (mshegheshe), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mshegheshe (Lushoto district)
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(005), H(037)
Recipes : H(005) face, swellings on the face are moped with boiled leaves of Satureja punctata, Momordica calantha (fuiza) , Coleus barbatus, Myrica salicifolia, Clutia abyssinica
H(037), powdered, dry stembark mixed with honey, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mshegehshe, mgwangwi (Lushoto district) (Pare district)
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(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(051), H(051) paludism pounded roots in H2O, 200 ml., VO., 2 X / day (Bakiga)
H(104) stomach ache, mild infusion of half a handfull roots per 200 ml. H2O, VO. / 1 X (Bakiga)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe Baganda, Bakiga, district of Kampala
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(014), H(018), H(103), H(104), H(135)
Recipes : H(014)derm, young leaves, pounded + greace, frictions
H(018), roots, RNS.
H(103), barks, chewed, juice, VO.
H(104) stomach, roots, RNS.
H(135, 2), roots pounded, decoction (H2O) or maceration H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : kitaloswa (Marakwet, Kenya), mangwe (Athu)
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(037), H(156)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves , decoction (H2O), VO., 3 soup spoons
H(156), fruit Erythrina abyssinica , Solanum incanum + leaves Myrica salicifolia , Eucalyptus globulus Labill. subsp. + fruits Citrus limon maceration + honey, 3 X 1 coffee spoon / J, baby, 3 X 1 soup spoon /J, child
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : urusengese
Reference HK 38
Author(s) : Kamatenesi-Mugisha, M., H. Oryem-Origa
Title : Traditional herbal remedies used in the management of sexual impotence and erectile dysfunction in western Uganda. African Health Sciences, Volume 5 n° 1 pp. 40 - 49 (2005)
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) sexual impotence and erectile dysfunction, barks, roots of Myrica salicifolia, pounding, to boil, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Western)
Vernacular name : mujeje (Runyankore)
Reference HK 39a
Author(s) : Kisangau, D. P., H. VM Lyaruu, K.M. Hosea, C.C. Joseph
Title : Use of traditional medicines in the management of HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections in Tanzania: a case in the Buhkoba rural district. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine Volume 3 : 29 (2007)
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(037), H(043)
Recipes : H(008) chronic diarrhoea,H(014) herpes simplex,H(037) tuberculosis, H(043) cryptococcal menengitis, bark, roots, RNS. (opportunistic infection from HIV/AIDS)
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Buhkoba rural district)
Vernacular name : omukikimbo (Haya)
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(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(013) rash,H(014) dermatitis, itch, leaves of Myrica salicifolia pounded, mixed with ghee and rubbed on the infection.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : kitaloswa (Mar)
Reference HK 75
Author(s) : Kefalew, A., Z. Asfaw & E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotany of medicinal plants in Ada’a District, East Shewa Zone of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:25 , (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0014-6
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068, 4) water solution of the root of Myrica salicifolia infusion is given orally
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia ( Oromia Regional State)
Vernacular name : kataba/shinet/ (Oromifa/Amarigna)
Reference HK 78
Author(s) : Kidane, L. , G, Gebremedhin & T, Beyene
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Ganta Afeshum District, Eastern Zone of Tigray, Northern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,14:64 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0266-z
Symptoms : H(018), H(078)
Recipes : H(018) head ach, H(078) tumor (Menkersa), dry bark of Myrica salicifolia is powdered and sniff through nose.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia, Eastern Zone of Tigray
Vernacular name : nebi (Tigrigna)