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Official name : Rapanea melanophloeos (L.) Mez
Family : Primulaceae

17 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 36
Author(s) : Amusan, O. O. G., P. S. Dlamini, J. D. Msonthi & L. P. Makhubu
Title : Some herbal remedies from Manzini region of Swaziland. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 79, pp. 109 - 112, (2002) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874101003816
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) general body ache, grind together 50 gr each of the barks of Rapanea melanophloeios and Pterocelastrus echinatus, 1 tablespoon 3 X / day until healed (no sugar or maize porridge during the cure)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : maphipha, gcolokhulu
Reference HC 16
Author(s) : Chinemana, F., R.B. Drummond, S. Mavi & I. De Zoysa
Title : Indigenous plant remedies in Zimbabwe. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 14, pp.159 - 172, (1985)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), bark, decoction, liquid on affected tooth or mouthwash
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HC 22
Author(s) : Chinsembu, K. C., M. Hedimbi
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of plants used to manage HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections in Katima Mulilo, Caprivi region, Namibia Journal of Ethnobiology ans Ethnomedicine, 6:25 (2010)
Symptoms : H(014), H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(014) fungal infections, leaves of Rapanea melanophloeos, RNS., rubbing
H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(068) helminthiasis, barks, seeds, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : chisasa (Lozi)
Reference HG 1k
Author(s) : Gachathi, F.N.
Title : Kikuyu botanical dictionary of plant names and uses. Publication supported by GTZ , (1989)The print shop, P.O. Box 24576, Nairobi.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), fruits pulp used for intestinaI wonns. The bark is used in the treatment of (no alcohol) H(172)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 1k
Author(s) : Gachathi, F.N.
Title : Kikuyu botanical dictionary of plant names and uses. Publication supported by GTZ , (1989)The print shop, P.O. Box 24576, Nairobi.
Symptoms : H(068), H(172)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, pulp fruits of Rapanea melanophloeios, RNS.
H(172), barks of Rapanea., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 0k
Author(s) : Kakudidi, E.K.Z., H. Oryem-Origa, R. Bukenya-Ziraba & A.B. Katende
Title : Rwenzori mountain forest non-timber products and people, 732 -735, (1996) The Biodiversity of African Plants.Proceedings14 th AETFATCongress.Wageningen, The Netherlands, 22 - 27 augustus 1994. Edited by J.G. van der Maesen, X.M. van der Burgt & J.M. van Medenbach de Rooy.Kluwer Academic Publishers, 861 p., (1996)
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113), ONS of Rapanea melanophloeios , RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
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)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, ONS. of Rapanea melanophloeios + milk, 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(100), H(178)
Recipes : H(068, 7) worms, H(100) gonorrhea, H(178) heartburn, fruits of Rapanea melanophloes, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : kenya (Loitoktok district)
Vernacular name : olchani onyokie
Reference HM 47
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, van den Beukel, C. J.P. , Hamza, O. J.M. , Mbwambo, Z, H. , Nondoa, R. O.S. , Masimba, P. J., Matee, M. I.N. , Kapingu, M. C., Mikxf, F. , Verweij, P. E. , van der Ven, A. J.A.M.
Title : Brine shrimp toxicity evaluation of some Tanzanian plants used traditionally for the treatment of fungal infections. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, 4 (2), pp 219 - 225, (2007) http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc07022
Symptoms : H(014), H(199)
Recipes : H(014) oral candidiasis and skin fungal opportunistic infections of H(199) HIV / AID, leaves, stem barks of Rapanea melanophloeus, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mpaja
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(118), H(175)
Recipes : H(118) sore throat, H(175) dressing for wounds, barks of Rapanea melanophloeos , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshididiri (Venda)
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)
Recipes : H(068) antihelmintic (round worms) seeds of Rapanea melanophloeios, grinding, hot decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu district)
Vernacular name : sitonit (Samburu)
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(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomachache, decoction of barks of Rapanea melanophloeos, RNS. (Probably VO.)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mont Elgon region)
Vernacular name : sitotwet (Sabaot)
Reference VB 17
Author(s) : Bekalo, I., M. Keengwe, E. Mathias, P. Mundy & al.
Title : ITDG and IIRR. Ethnoveterinary medicine in Kenya.A field manual of traditional animal health care practice.Intermediate Technology Development Group and International Institute of Rural Reconstruction, Nairobi, Kenya, 226 p., (1996)
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068)worms, Vc(068)worms, Vo(068)worms, dry seeds, 2 handfull, pounded, 1l. H2O, decoction (in slow fire), 20', to cool, VO. in once, to repeat after 2 weeks , 1l. big animals, half the others, (Embu, Gikuyu)
Vb(068)worms, Vc(068)worms, Vo(068)worms, seeds, 250 gr, to pound, 1l. H2O, decoction, 15', to cool, VO. in once, to repeat after 2 weeks , 1l. big animals, half the others, (Kipsigis)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Embu, Gikuyu) (Kipsigis)
Vernacular name : mugaita (Embu, Gikuyu), matakarek (Kipsigis)
Reference VD 17
Author(s) : Dold, A.P. & M.L. Cocks
Title : Traditional veterinary medicine in the Alice district of the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. South African Journal of Science 97 , 375–379. (2001)
Symptoms : V(047)
Recipes : Vb(047) the bark of Rapanea melanophloeios, together with bark of Curtisia dentata, is boiled for half an hour, cooled and given to cows (200 ml) followed by one litre of Coca-Cola to treat heartwater
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Alice district)
Vernacular name : umaphipha
Reference VG 21a
Author(s) : Githiori, John B.
Title : Evaluation of Anthelmintic Properties of Ethnoveterinary Plant Preparations Used as Livestock Dewormers by Pastoralists and Small Holder Farmers in Kenya. Doctoral thesis Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala 72 p. (2004) Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae (Veterinaria 173)
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : 1° Vo(068) anthelmintic, fruits of Rapanea melanophloeios were collected from the Aberdares forest andwere dried under shade. 125 g of dried fruits were ground in a coffee mill and mixed with 500 ml of water. The mixture was boiled for 15 min and then allowed to cool for 30 min. Each animal that received the traditional dose was then drenched with 500 ml of the cooled mixture. 2° Vo(068) anthelmintic, fruits were collected from the Nyiro Mountain in the Samburu district. For each sheep, 50 g of dried fruits were ground and mixed with 250 ml of water, heated to 70 °C and then allowed to cool before drenching once to each animal receiving the traditional dose
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Kiambu) (Samburu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference VG 21b
Author(s) : Githiori, John B., J. Höglund, P. J. Waller, R. L. Leyden Baker
Title : Anthelmintic activity of preparations derived from Myrsine africana and Rapanea melanophloeos against the nematode parasite, Haemonchus contortus, of sheep. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 80, pp.187- 191, (2002) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102000302
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : 1° Vo(068) anthelmintic, fruits of Rapanea melanophloeios were collected from the Aberdares forest andwere dried under shade. 125 g of dried fruits were ground in a coffee mill and mixed with 500 ml of water. The mixture was boiled for 15 min and then allowed to cool for 30 min. Each animal that received the traditional dose was then drenched with 500 ml of the cooled mixture. 2° Vo(068) anthelmintic, fruits were collected from the Nyiro Mountain in the Samburu district. For each sheep, 50 g of dried fruits were ground and mixed with 250 ml of water, heated to 70 °C and then allowed to cool before drenching once to each animal receiving the traditional dose
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Kiambu) (Samburu)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference VN 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 2008, 4:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-4-14
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : V(068) antihelmintic (round worms) seeds of Rapanea melanophloeios, grinding, hot decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu district)
Vernacular name : sitonit (Samburu)