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Official name : Rhamnus prinoides L' Hérit.
Family : Rhamnaceae

37 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(000)
Recipes : H(000, r), roots, barks, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : lkinyil (makerachi) (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HA 55
Author(s) : Avigdor, E., H Wohlmuth, Z. Asfaw, T. Awas
Title : The current status of knowledge of herbal medicine and medicinal plants in Fiche, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:38 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/38
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) hepatitis, Podocorpus falcatus, Sida massoika, Rumex nervosus, Thalictrum rhynchocarpum, Rhamnus prinoides, topical application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (City of Fiche, Oromia region)
Vernacular name : gesho (Amharic)
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(008), H(018), H(055), H(068), H(091), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash, H(201) again bad spirits, roots, leaves of Rhamnus prinoides, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(018), leaves of Rhamnus, decoction (H2O), steam bath
H(018), leaves of Rhamnus, powder, to snuff
H(055), leaves, barks stem, branche, trunk of Rhamnus, powder, VO.
H(055), barks stem, branche, trunk of Rhamnus, powder, VO.
H(068) intestinal parasitism, leaves of Rhamnus., decoction (H2O), enema
H(091) pregnant women, stems with leaves of Centella asiatica of Guizotia scabra of Helichrysum odoratissimum, leaves of Rhamnus prinoides, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) childs, leaves of Rhamnus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) childs, leaves, roots of Rhamnus prinoides of Securinega virosa, to carbonize, VO.
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Rhamnus., decoction (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umunanira (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, bark's roots, decoction, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 26M
Author(s) : Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title : Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055) vomitive, 3 pinch of barks powder of Rhamnus prinoides, potion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (e) komba-nyengo (Nyaneka)
Reference HB 32
Author(s) : Bussmann, R.W.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Additional File Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms : H(020), H(051)
Recipes : H(020), fruits and leaves, to boil, VO. + local application
H(051), H(051) paludism ONS., to boil, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name : lkinyil
Reference HB 48
Author(s) : Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title : Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095); leaves of Rhamnus prinoides used to flavor beer and mead. Only used by Christians. Very bitter.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name : gesho
Reference HC 13e
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.V. Angiosperms (Passifloraceae to Sapindaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 33, pp. 143 - 157, (1991)
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099), sedatif, leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : mshimbamba (Chagga)
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(155), H(182)
Recipes : H(155) tonsillitis, fresh shoots of Rhamnus prinoides, écraser and drink with water
H(182) herpes, fresh leaves, grind and cream
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : gesho (Amharic)
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(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(100) gono., roots decoction, VO.
H(113), roots decoction, VO.
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(113)
Recipes : H(113), roots , stem, in soup, rhumatism
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
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(100), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gono., H(100) syph.. A large quantity of roots is mixed with local beer or with meat soup. Local clubs and bars are known to provide this as a prophylactic.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : nyareto
Reference HH 4k
Author(s) : Heine, B. & I. Heine
Title : Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 1: Plants of the Chamus (Kenya).104 p., Band 6, (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(051), H(091)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, maJaria , cut the root, boil in water, drink
H(091), "lack of blood", ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Chamu)
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(100), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(100) gono., roots, decoction, VO.
H(104) colic, roots Rhamnus prinoides + bark Erythrina abyssinica , decoction, VO.
H(113)legs, rheumatism, roots soup , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Tanzania
Vernacular name : kosisityet (Kipsigis, Kenya), mshimbamba (Chagga, Tanzania), ol - kokola, ol - konyel (Masai, Kenya, Tanzania)
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(001), H(055), H(093), H(113), H(175), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) speck in the eye (gahenya), leaves, juice,1 drop in eye
H(093) + H(055) + H(201), (uburozi), leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, Clematis hirsuta, Desmodium repandum, Vernonia auriculifera, Rhamnus prinoides, Senecio mannii, Solanum terminale, Sonchus oleraceus, Lobelia giberroa, Gynura scandens (akazimyamuriro), Euphorbia schimperiana (akanyamata), maceration H20, V0., 1 / 2 bottle / D.
H(093) + H(055) + H(201), (uburozi), leaves of Rubia cordifolia, Rhamnus prinoides, Triumfetta cordifolia , Sida rhombifolia, Blumea alata, Solanum terminale, Hypoestes forskalaei, Lysimachia ruhmeriana, Erythrina abyssinica, Phytolacca dodecandra, Hygrophila spiciformis (gangabukali), Verbena officinalis (umugosora), Chlorophyton sparsiflorum (mukengu), Maesa lanceolata var. golungensis (umuhanga), maceration H2O, VO
H(113) + H(175), pain in the joints (knee), (timbya), fruit Ensete ventricosum, leaves Tragia brevipes, Rhamnus prinoides, Musa acuminata var sapientum (insina y'umushaba, decoction, filter, VO. every 2 D. Dressing with the rest
H(113) rheumatism, (rubagimpande, imijaganyuro), leaves Sida rhombifolia, Cynodon dactylon, Rhamnus prinoides, Zehneria scabra , Synadenium grantii , Pseudospondias microcarpa (umwifuzo), RNS.
H(113) rheumatism, (rubagimpande, imijaganyuro), stems, ashes on scarifications
H(201) madness, leaves Solanum dasyphyllum, Rhamnus prinoides,pounded, juice, instillation in nose, 1 drop
H(201) madness, leaves Rubus rigidus, Desmodium repandum, Rhamnus prinoides, Pycnostachys erici-rosenii, Lagenaria abyssinica , Maesa lanceolata var golungensis to pound, extract, VO., + snuff the powder " isubyo"
H(201) sorcery (ibitama, ibihindi, amashitani, ibihato), snuff powder Albizia adianthifolia (umusebeya), leaves Ajuga alba (gitnya), Opuntia vulgaris (ikigemgegembe), Myrica kandtiana, Rhamnus prinoides, maceration H20 + powder, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : umunanira
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(155)
Recipes : H(155) tonsillitis, leaves of Rhamnus prinoides, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern) (Maale and Ari ethnic communities)
Vernacular name : kulmi (Araf)
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(104)
Recipes : H(104),roots of Rhamnus prinoides, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HL 24
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa, P. Van Damme
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used for human ailments in Ankober District, North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:63 ( 2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/63 + Additional fil
Symptoms : H(155), H(118)
Recipes : H(118) epiglottitis, H(155) tonsilitis, fresh leaves of Rhamnus prinoides, extract the juice/oil/latex and pour or paint it
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : gesho (Amharic)
Reference HM 38
Author(s) : Muthaura, C.N. , G.M. Rukunga, S.C. Chhabra, G.M. Mungai & E.N.M. Njagi
Title : Traditional phytotherapy of some remedies used in treatment of malaria in Meru district of Kenya. South African Journal of Botany , Volume 73, Issue 3, Pages 402-411 (2007)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction, hot water extract of roots barks of Rhamnus prinoides, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Meru district, Imenti forest game reserve )
Vernacular name : muborona
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(005), H(051), H(100), H(128x)
Recipes : H(005, 15) brucellosis, H(051) paludism, H(100) gonorrhea, H(128x) prostate, roots, stems barks, leaves, fruits of Rhamnus perinoides, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : kenya (Loitoktok district)
Vernacular name : olkonyil
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(155)
Recipes : H(155) tonsillitis, fresh leaves decoction Rhamnus prinoides chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : West Ethiopia (Wayu Tuka District)
Vernacular name : geeshoo (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HM 64
Author(s) : Moteetee, A. , B-E .Van Wyk
Title : The medical ethnobotany of Lesotho: a review Bothalia 41,1: 209–228 (2011)
Symptoms : H(037), H(113), H(162y), H(201)
Recipes : Rhamnus prinoides for H(037) pneumonia; H(162y) bladder and H(113) kidney problems
H(201) charm to ward off thunder and lightning and also to protect people and crops
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name : mofifi
Reference HN 19
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title : Diversity and utilization of ethnophytotherapeutic remedies among the Kikuyus (Central Kenya), Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2006) doc 10.1186/1746-4269-2-8
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 8) paludism ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (district of Kiambu, Maragwa, Nyeri)
Vernacular name : mukarakinga
Reference HN 23
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title : Traditional management of ear, nose and throat (ENT) diseases in Central Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine Volume 2, pp. 1-9 ( 2006).
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) chest pain (githûri), boiling roots of Rhamnus prinoides added in soup, VO.
H(108) common cold (homa, kihuti), boiling leaves, VO.
H(155) tonsil (ngaû), boiling stems and roots, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Central Kenya)
Vernacular name : mûkarakinga (Kikuyu)
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(091)
Recipes : H(091) child, izabana, leaves, decoction (H2O) , enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : umunanira (Kirundi)
Reference HP 09
Author(s) : Parker, M.A., S. Chabot, B. J. Ward, T. Johns
Title : Traditional dietary additives of the Maasai are antiviral against the measles virus. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 114, pp. 146 - 152 (2007)
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(046, f), root bark of Rhamnus prinoidesin incorporated milk or soup of both healthy or sick children to prevent or to heal measles
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Narok district, Loita Hills region)
Vernacular name : olkonyil (Maasai)
Reference HP 54
Author(s) : Phillips, E.P.
Title : A contribution to the flora of the Leribe Plateau and environs . Annals of the South African Museum16: 1–379 . (1917) From: The medical ethnobotany of Lesotho: a review. Bothalia 41,1: 209–228 (2011)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : Rhamnus prinoides for H(201) charm to ward off thunder and lightning and also to protect people and crops
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name : mofifi
Reference HP 55
Author(s) : Paulos, B., T. Gedif Fenta , D. Bisrat & K. Asres
Title : Health seeking behavior and use of medicinal plants among the Hamer ethnic group, South Omo zone, south western Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:44 (2016)
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases, fruits of Rhamnus prinoides macerated in water and the swollen fruit ubbed against the affected skin (Recipe reported by household members)
Region : East Africa
Country : South Western Ethiopia ( South Omo zone)
Vernacular name : kelewa
Reference HS 45
Author(s) : Seleteng Kose, L. , A. Moteetee, S. Van Vuuren
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used in the Maseru district of Lesotho Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 170, 184–200, (2015)
Symptoms : H(013), H(171), H(199)
Recipes : H(013) herpes, H(171) diabetes, H(199) HIV and related infections; branches of Rhamnus prinoides, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : Lesotho ( Maseru district)
Vernacular name : mofif!i (Sesotho)
Reference HT 26
Author(s) : Tilahum Teklehaymanot, Mirutse Giday, Girmay Medhim,Yalemtsehay Mekonnen
Title : Knowledge and use of medicinal plants by people around Debre Libanos monastery in Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 11, pp. 271 - 283 (2007)
Symptoms : H(000), H(020)
Recipes : H(000) ekeke, powder of leaves of Brucea antidysenterica of Myrica salicifolia, seeds of Rhamnus prinoides in a butter paste, external application
H(020) snake bite, roots of Carissa spinarum of Rhamnus prinoides, leaves of Catha edulis, chewing the fresh mixture
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (region of the Debre Libanos monastery)
Vernacular name : gesho (Amharic)
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(014)
Recipes : H(014) eczema (chiffea), , leaf paste of Rhamnus prinoides, mixed with butter, application as ointment
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northwest, Zegie peninsula)
Vernacular name : gesho (Amharic)
Reference HT 35
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S., C. B. Kukunda, P. J. Waako
Title : Medicinal plants used by traditional medicine practitioners in the treatment of tuberculosis and related ailments in Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume127, pp. 130–136 (2010) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19799983
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 1) leaves, stems of Rhamnus prinoides, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (districts of Kamuli, Nakapiripirit and Kisoro)
Vernacular name : munanira
Reference HT 43
Author(s) : Teklay, A., B. Abera, M. Giday
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used in Kilte Awulaelo District, Tigray Region of Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 9:65 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/65
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(014) itching, skin rash, burn leaves of Rhamnus prinoides in oven, crush, mix it with butter and apply on the skin
H(014) tinea capitis, rub seeds on the affected part
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia, Kilte Awulaelo District, Tigray Region
Vernacular name : gesho (Tigrigna)
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(041)
Recipes : Vb(041), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (North)
Vernacular name : umunanira
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(068)
Recipes : V(068), VO., infusion leaves , male fern
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Marangu district)
Vernacular name : mshimbanumba (Chagga)
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(068)
Recipes : Vb(068), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mshimbanumba
Reference VY 01
Author(s) : Yineger, H., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, E. Lulekal
Title : Ethnoveterinary medicinal plants at Bale Mountains National Park, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 112, pp. 55 - 70 (2007) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874107000669
Symptoms : V(006), V(037), V(075), V(126)
Recipes : V(006) + V(037) + V(075), darissaa (gamoji, zalaqua) (slight cough, shivering, unable to defecate, to eat, constipation, abdominal distension, shivering, fluid discharge through nose, falling of ear. Leads to death), fresh leaves of Ficus palmata of Rhamnus prinoides are crushed and boiled in H2O, VO.
V(126) hepatitis (dhukuba alati), powder of crushed leaves of Cheilanthes farinosa of Rhamnus prinoides and the whole plant of Crepis rueppellii, is brushed over the body
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : gesho