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Official name : Rhoicissus revoilii Planch.
Family : Vitaceae

17 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 08
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, A. Ahmed, J. Eymê, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, A. Keita, M. Lebras
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Comores. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 216 p., (1982) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(014), H(038)
Recipes : H(014) vulva pruritus , H(028t) leucorrhoea, leaves of Rhoicissus revoilii, steam bath
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : mouhanioussi (Anjouan island)
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(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(091), H(104), root soaked in water and used as medicine for stomach disorder; also used by "moran" (warriors) for getting strength (boiled goat bone soup); root "kemototo" (tannin's taste) and makes the body 'hot'
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : lwalkiyoi (lngereniai) (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(000), H(008), H(003), H(051), H(077), H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(000) cupiranganica “unnatural” causes, roots of Rhoicissus revoilii decoction, VO.
H(008) diarrhea, roots of Rhoicissus revoilii macerated in H2O, VO.
H(104) stomachache roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(077) bloody vomit, roots decoction, VO.
H(037) cough, roots macerated in H2O or decoction, VO.
H(037) tuberculosis, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(051) fever, roots decoction, VO.
H(091) general weakness, roots direct application
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : dambacerera (Chindau)
Reference HC 13f
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.VI. Angiosperms (Sapotaceae to Zingiberaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp. 83 - 103, (1993)
Symptoms : H(027), H(169)
Recipes : H(027), juice of crushed roots in porridge
H(169), roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : fungang'ombe (Swahili, Zigua)
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(004), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) + H(111)anaesthetic, pounded stems, juice
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 06c
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. III. Plants of the families Papilionaceae - Vitaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 9, pp. 237 - 260 (1983)
Symptoms : H(027)
Recipes : H(027), roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mfungangombe (Handeni district)
Reference HJ 02
Author(s) : Johns, T., J.O. Kokwaro & E.K. Kimanani
Title : Herbal remedies of the Luo of Siaya District, Kenya: establishing quantitative criteria for consensus. Economic Botany, 44, 3, 369 - 381, (1990)
Symptoms : H(006), H(033), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(006, 5) purgative + H(104, 5) stomach, roots Carissa edulis, Aphania senegalensis (ochol), Rhoicissus revoilii, Rhus natalensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(033, 3)sterility, roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(100, 3), roots, RNS
H(104, 5) yamo, roots, RNS (yamo refers to a disease that results in stomach pains and/or swelling on the skin. While it may often correspond to anthrax, the term refers to a general group of ailments)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Luo, district of Siaya)
Vernacular name : rabongo ( Luo )
Reference HJ 04
Author(s) : Johns, T., G.M. Faubert, J.O. Kokwaro, R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.K. Kimanani
Title : Anti-giardial activity of gastrointestinal remedies of the Luo of East Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 46, pp. 17- 23, (1995)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104, 6), gastrointestinal deaseases, stomach pain, diarrhoea, constipation (4,5% of134 informators for HJ 04), tubercles, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (districts of Tarime, Musona , region of Mara ), Kenya (district of Homa Bay, Migori)
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(004), H(006), H(045), H(111), H(137)
Recipes : H(004), roots, RNS.
H(004), stems, juice, local application
H(006) constip. + blood, roots, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(004) + H(045) + H(137), stems, juice, local application
H(045) + H(111) + H(137), stems, juice, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : mtambaa dume (Swahili, Kenya)
Reference HM 5k
Author(s) : Masinde, P.S.
Title : Medicinal plants of the Marachi people of Kenya, 747 -753, (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(104)
Recipes : H(104), roots decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : omulandira (Marachi)
Reference HM 7k
Author(s) : Mshiu, E.N.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle et la médecine moderne, 160 - 171, (1979) Quatrième symposium inter-africain OUA / CSTR sur la Pharmacopée traditionnelle et les plantes médicinales africaines.(Le Abidgan-Côte d'Ivoire, 25-29 septembre 1979) Rapport et recommandations, Lagos, OUA / CSTR, P. M. B. 2359, Lagos, Nigeria.Cairo, University Press, 744 p. (1983)
Symptoms : H(001), H(008)
Recipes : H(008) + H(001), roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HO 11
Author(s) : Otieno, J. N., K. M. M. Hosea, H. V. Lyaruu & R. L. A. Mahunnah.
Title : Multi-Plant or Single-Plant extracts, whichs is the most effective for local healing in Tanzania? African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 5 (2): 165 - 172, (2008)
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) infertile women, principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Clerodendrum mrycoides., Rhoicissus revoillii, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HP 13
Author(s) : Phanuel, A. S., R.O. Nyunja and J.C. Onyango
Title : Plant Species in the Folk medicine of Kit Mikayi Region, Western Kenya Ethnobotanical Leaflets 14: 836-40. (2010)
Symptoms : H(200)
Recipes : H(200) bacteriostatic, roots of Rhoicissus revoili, RNS. (number of informants = 2 )
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Kit Mikayi Region)
Vernacular name : rabongo madhako
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(027x), V(100)
Recipes : Vch(027x), Vb(027x), Veq(027x), Vc(027x), Vo(027x), Albizia coriaria + Rhoicissus revoilii + Ficus sycomorus , 1 handfull of leaves + 1/2 handfull of roots., decoction 30', filter, tepid, VO. 1 glass 2X / day during 3 days
Vb(100, f), Vc(100, f), Vo(100, f), Euclea divinorum leaves, roots, 1 handfull + Rhoicissus revoilii roots, 1 handfull, the whole in decoction 1l. H2O 1h., VO., 300 ml / 2x / day during 1 week. Male bearer of the disease is not affected, but well the female (NOT TO GIVE TO THE FULL FEMALES)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Luo)
Vernacular name : rabongo (Luo)
Reference VG 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 : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095) calf, roots for calfs whose mothers have too much few milk
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VK 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 : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) calf, roots mixed with milk, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : mtambaa dume (Swahili, Kenya)
Reference VW 08
Author(s) : Wanzala, W., W. Takken, W. R. Mukabana, A. O. Pala & A. Hassanali
Title : Ethnoknowledge of Bukusu community on livestock tick prevention and control in Bungoma district, western Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 140, 298– 324 (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874112000347
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 4) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Rhoicissus revoilii, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumukoyakoye