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Official name : Olea africana Miller
Family : Oleaceae

20 reference(s) related to this plant

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(068)
Recipes : H(068), bark soaked in water and used with "lmukutan" and "lchingei" as medicine for "ntuma" (tapeworm)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : lorien (ldamiyoi, lngerioi) (Dorobo) (Suiei), vernacular derived from its use as <lorien> (twig used for smoking milk container)
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(031), H(037)
Recipes : H(031), crumpled leaves, local application
H(037), crumpled leaves, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umunzenze (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(004), H(037), H(051), H(100), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) wound (ubushye), make charcoal of pulverized wood of Olea africana. Local application with butter. This is an exellent antiseptic powder
H(037) cough (inkolora), chew the leaves of Gutenbergia cordifolia (idoma), Olea africana (umunzenze), Combretum molle (umurama), Ocimum suave (umwenya) , umubanga (unidentified plant)
H(051) paludism. (fever) (ubuganga, amaseke), decoction of a handful of leaves of Olea africana of orange leaves, VO. 500 gr in 2 days
H(100) blennorragie (imitezi), juice of roots of Zehneria scabra + jus of fruits of Olea africana. Mix the juices, filter. injected into the urethra with a thin tube
- H(111) burn, charcoal, powder, local application, if the powder falls, to renew with powder mixed with butter Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umuzenze, umunzenze, intobotobo
Reference HH 14
Author(s) : Hutchings, A., J. van Staden
Title : Plant used for stress-related ailments in traditional Zulu, Xhosa and Sotho medicine. Par 1: Plants used for headaches. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 43, pp. 89 - 124 (1994)
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, scraped roots of Olea africana + grated barks, RNS. (Shoto Xhosa, Zulu)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa and Sotho zone)
Vernacular name : motholaoari (Shoto), umquma (Zulu)
Reference HH 1k
Author(s) : Harjula, R.
Title : Mirau and his practice.A study of the ethnomedicinal repertoire of a tanzanian herbalist. Institut for cultural research, University of Turku, Finland, 224 p., (1980)TRI-MED BOOKS LTD: LONDON Registered Office: 5 Tudor Cottage, Lovers Walk, Finchley, London, N3 1JH
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), Dried or fresh bark or pith is boiled with soup ond or twice a day. It is particularly suitable with a soup made of banana and meat.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : senifu
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(068)
Recipes : H(068) tape worm, pounded bark, maceration H2O during 1 night, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : mutamaiyu (Kikuyu, Kenya)
Reference HK 36b
Author(s) : Kareru P. G., A. N. Gachanja , J M. Keriko, G. M. Kenji
Title : Antimicrobial activity of some medicinal plants used by herbalists in eastern province, Kenya. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Volume 5 (1): 51 - 55 (2007)
Symptoms : H(012)
Recipes : H(012) fracture, sap of bark used for bone-setting, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
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(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(013) rash,H(014) dermatitis, itch, bark of Olea africana decoction used for bathing and some drunk.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : mutamaiyu (Kikuyu), tamiyai (Samb), ol-orien (Masai), yemit tugen (Marakwet, Sebeiei)
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(001), H(013)
Recipes : H(001) eye ailments, dried bark of Olea africana pound and powder applied
H(013) itchy rashes, barks decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet Community)
Vernacular name : remit (local dialect), wild olive (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(014), H(068)
Recipes : H(014) skin eruption cutanée, barks stem, branch, trunk of Olea africana, decoction, steam bath, VO.
H(068), barks stem, branch, trunk of Olea africana, decoction, 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(068), H(082), H(117)
Recipes : H(030, 6) retained afterbirth, H(068) worms, H(082) respiratory, H(117) anaplasmosis, leaves, stems barks of Olea africana, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : kenya (Loitoktok district)
Vernacular name : oloirien
Reference HN 26
Author(s) : Nanyingi, M. O., J. M Mbaria, A. L. Lanyasunya, C. G. Wagate, K. B Koros, H. F Kaburia, R. W Munenge & W. O Ogara
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of Samburu District, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 4:14 (2008)
Symptoms : H(068), H(082), H(109), H(113)
Recipes : H(068) helmithiasis, H(082) asthma, H(109) lumbago, H(113) rheumatism, stem barks of Olea africana, pounding , hot decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu district)
Vernacular name : lgeriyoi (Samburu)
Reference HS 07
Author(s) : Simon, C. & M. Lamla
Title : Merging pharmacopoeia: understanding the historical origins of incorporative pharmacopoeial processes among Xhosa healers in Southern Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 33, pp. 237 - 242, (1991)
Symptoms : H(068), H(201)
Recipes : H(068) tape worms, H(201) to ward off thunderbolt, ONS., RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : umnquma (Xhosa)
Reference VD 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 : V(041)
Recipes : Vb(041), fruits, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : intobotobo, intobo (Kinyarwanda)
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 :
Recipes : Vb(068) intestinal parasites (ngikur), H2O extract of leaves of Olea africana Miller, RNS (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name : eurupepe (Ngakarimojong)
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(025)
Recipes : V(025), infusion leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Moshi district)
Vernacular name : msenevu
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(015), V(025)
Recipes : V(015), leaves, RNS..
V(025), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : msenevu
Reference VP 01
Author(s) : Politz, J. & J. Lekeleley
Title : The knowledge of the Samburu on animal diseases and their traditional methods of treatment. Unpublished, (1988) From reference:VB 10
Symptoms : V(126)
Recipes : Vb(126) calf, fruit, decoction, filter, VO. 1/ 2 l le soir
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : lgeriyoi (Samburu)
Reference VW 01
Author(s) : Watt, J.M., Breyer-Brandwijk, M.G.
Title : The medicinal and poisonous plants of southern and eastern Africa.E. & S. Livingstone Ltd., Edinburg and London, Second edition, 1457 p., (1962) (partially from the references VM 18, HV 09, HC 26, HL 22, HS 32)
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : V(001), leaves, infusion, cold lotion
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Thlaping)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VW 05
Author(s) : Wanyama, J.B.
Title : Ethnoveterinary knowledge and practices among the Samburu people: A case study. 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, 88 - 98, (1999)
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : V(030, 2), ONS., RNS. Plant used for cattle, camels, donkeys, sheeps, goats
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu region)
Vernacular name : ig'eriyoi