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Official name : Rhus natalensis Bernh. ex Krauss
Family : Anacardiaceae

42 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(001), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(001), leaves soaked in water and used as eye lotion of children
H(051) childs, H(104) childs, root and bark boiled and mixed with milk, and used for fever and stomach disorder of children.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : mesikiyei (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HA 37
Author(s) : Abbink, J.
Title : Medicinal and ritual plants of the Ethiopian southwest : an account of recent research. Article on Internethttp (1995) ://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/ikdm/3-2/articles/abbink.html Indigenous knowledge and development monitor (http://www.nufficcs.nl/ciran/ikdm/ )
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves of Rhus natalensis are chewed, local application (receipts Suri)
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Dizi, Suri & Me'en tribes)
Vernacular name : keyay (Suri)
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(008x), H(031), H(036), H(201)
Recipes : H(008x) diarrhoea with blood, roots tea of mbondo (Rhus natalensis) of sangala (Rhus wellmanii), VO., 1 cup, 3 X / day
H(031) intercostal pain, roots tea, VO.
H(036) vertigo, roots tea, VO.
H(201) madness, anguish with night tears, H(201) possession (o) sandu, roots tea, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Caala, Copanga)
Vernacular name : (oka) mbonbo (Umbundu)
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(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, dysentery, powder of dry leaves, in food
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Hufla, Serra da Chela)
Vernacular name : (omu) kuku (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 : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name : misigiyoi, lmishkiyei
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(095)
Recipes : H(095), fruit, VO.
H(104) stomach pain, mâcher l'écorce
H(104) childeren, stomach pain, crushed leaves and fruits, soak in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name : misigiyoi, lmishkiyei
Reference HB 35
Author(s) : Bussmann R. W., G. G. Gilbreath, J. Solio, M. Lutura, R. Lutuluo, K. Kunguru, N. Wood and S. Mathenge
Title : Plant use of the Masasai of Sekenani Valley, Maasai Mara, Kenya. Additional file Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006)
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : V(095), baboons eat the fruits of Rhus natalensis
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Sekenani Valley)
Vernacular name : ormisigiyoi (Maa)
Reference HB 35
Author(s) : Bussmann R. W., G. G. Gilbreath, J. Solio, M. Lutura, R. Lutuluo, K. Kunguru, N. Wood and S. Mathenge
Title : Plant use of the Masasai of Sekenani Valley, Maasai Mara, Kenya. Additional file Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006)
Symptoms : H(037), H(205)
Recipes : H(037) maasai eat the fruit of Rhus natalensis to prevent chest problems
H(205), warriors burn and then put under clothes for good smell
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Sekenani Valley)
Vernacular name : ormisigiyoi (Maa)
Reference HC 13a
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.I. Pteridophytes and Angiosperms (Acanthaceae to Canellaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 21, pp. 253 - 277, (1987)
Symptoms : H(006), H(018), H(026), H(101), H(113)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, roots, decoction + white sugar , VO.
H(018), roots, decoction, VO.
H(026), roots, decoction, VO.
H(101), roots cooked with chiken meat, VO.
H(113) neck pain, roots, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : muhungulu (Zgua)
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(044), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(044) cryptoccocal, leaves, roots of Rhus natalensis, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : rungomba (Lozi)
Reference HG 17
Author(s) : Geissler, W., S. A. Harris, R. J. Prince, A. Olsen, R. A. Odhiambo, H. Oketch-Rabah, P. A. Madiega, A. Andersen, P. Molgaard
Title : Medicinal plants used by Luo mothers and children in Bondo district, Kenya. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102001915 Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 83, pp. 39 - 54 (2002)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), roots decoction of Rhus natalensis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya Bondo district)
Vernacular name : osangala (Luo)
Reference HG 29
Author(s) : Gathirwa, J.W. , G.M. Rukunga, P.G. Mwitari, N.M. Mwikwabe, C.W. Kimani, C.N. Muthaura, D.M. Kiboi, R.M. Nyangacha, S.A. Omar
Title : Traditional herbal antimalarial therapy in Kilifi district, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 134, pp 434–442, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110009190
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, roots bark, leaves of Rhus natalensis , RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Kilifi district)
Vernacular name : myahi
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 : H(201), roots decoction, VO., to drive out the devil
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mkumbambogo ( Tanga 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(104), H(103)
Recipes : H(006, 5) purg. + H(104, 5) stomach, roots Carissa edulis, Aphania senegalensis (ochol), Rhoicissus revoilii, Rhus natalensis, decoction, VO.
H(103, 3), chewed stems
H(104, 5) yamo, chewed stems (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 : sangala ( 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, 7), gastrointestinal deaseases, stomach pain, diarrhoea, constipation (5% of134 informators for HJ 04), roots
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (districts of Tarime, Musona , region of Mara ), Kenya (district of Homa Bay, Migori)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HJ 06
Author(s) : Jeruto, P., C. Lukhoba, G. Ouma, D.Otieno, C. Mutai
Title : An ethnobotanical study of mericinal plants used by the Nandi people in Kenya. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 116, pp. 370 - 376, (2008) + Herbal treaments in Aldai and Kaptumo Division in Nandi District, Rift Valley Province, Kenya African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 103-105 (2008)
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(100), H(104), H(108), H(178)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea,H(037) cough, H(100) venereal diseases, H(104) abdominal pains, H(108) cold, H(178) heartburn, roots of Rhus natalensis, decoction , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Nandi peuple)
Vernacular name : siriat
Reference HK 36a
Author(s) : Kareru, P. G., G. M. Kenji, A. N. Gachanja, J. M. Keriko, G. Mungai
Title : Traditional medicine among the Embu and Mbeere peoples of Kenya. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Volume 4 (1): 75 - 86 (2007) http://journals.sfu.ca/africanem/index.php/ajtcam/article/view/160/172
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) vitamins, tea of fruits or fruits, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
Vernacular name : muthigiu (Mbeere)
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(008), H(108)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(108) influenza, decoction of roots of Rhus natalensis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
Vernacular name : muthigiu (Mbeere)
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(014), H(043)
Recipes : H(014) skin infections,H(014) herpes simplex,H(014) herpes zoster, H(043) cryptococcal menengitis, leaves, roots, RNS. (opportunistic infection from HIV/AIDS)
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Buhkoba rural district)
Vernacular name : omusheshe (Haya)
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(008), H(055), H(103), H(123)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(055) vomiting, H(103) toothache, H(123) food poisoning, leaves of Rhus natalensis RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern) (Maale and Ari ethnic communities)
Vernacular name : kubri (Maale)
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(041), H(104)
Recipes : H(041), leaf of Rhus natalensis , chewed
H(104), root of Rhus., decoction in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HL 15
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, H. Yineger
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Mana Angetu District, southeastern Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , Volume 4 : 10 (2008) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/4/1/10 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026) abnormal menstruation (dhukuba dhiga), roots barks dried of Rhus natalensis, crush and drink
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HL 29
Author(s) : Lestrade, A
Title : La médecine indigène au Ruanda et Lexique des termes médicaux français - urunyarwanda Mémoire présenté à la séance du 20 décembre 1954. de l'Académie Royale des Sciences Coloniales de Belgique
Symptoms : H(075)
Recipes : H(075) restore appetite: roots and of leaves of Rhus natalensis ('isagara). Cook slowly and put to cool. Filtrer. In the morning, pour a half-cup of juice and add about a quart of cow urine. Drink it without stopping (this due to bad taste). This results in severe diarrhea and sometimes dark vomiting. This medication cleans stomach and intestine. Towards evening, the appetite is felt.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : isagara (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HM 28
Author(s) : Mandu, P., D. J. Berger, C., ole Saitabau, C., Nasieku, J. Kipelian, M. Mathenge, S.G., Morimoto, Y., Höft
Title : Ethnobotany of the Loita Maasai: Towards community management of the forest of the lost child - Experiences from the Loita Ethnobotany project. People and Plants working paper 8. UNESCO, Paris (2001) http://www.regkew.org.uk/peopleplants/wp/wp8/index.html
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) childeren and woman looking after cattle, VO. fruits of Rhus natalensis
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Naimina Enkiyio (Loita) Forest)
Vernacular name : olmisigiyioi
Reference HM 34
Author(s) : Maundu, P., D. Berger, C. Ole Saitabau, J. Nasieku, M. Kipelian, S. Mathenge, Y. Morimoto, R. Höft
Title : Ethnobotany of the Loita Maasai. People and Plants Working Paper 8. Unesco, Paris, 34 p. (2001)
Symptoms : H(008), H(068), H(091), H(095), H(103), H(104), H(135), H(203)
Recipes : H(095), fruits edible
H(008), H(068), H(103), H(104), H(135), for gums and teeth, mouth infections, intestinal worms, diarrhoea and dysentery, aiding digestion, aiding faecal disposal, emetics and purgatives, to stop vomiting and stomach-ache. Most emetics and purgatives are used in the treatment of paludism-like fevers common in Maasailand.
- H(091), H(104), bark decoction for children as tonic and for stomach problems; leaves used during circumcision
H(103x) twigs as toothbrush
H(203) fuel-wood
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Naimina Enkiyio (Loita) Forest)
Vernacular name : olmisigiyioi
Reference HM 42
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title : Ethnomedicine of the Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Part 2: The medicinal plants of Katoro Ward, Bukoba District Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2010, 6:19 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-6-19 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(046), H(051)
Recipes : H(046) chicken pox , a decoction of the leaves of Rhus natalensis is mixed with those of Vernonia amygdalina and drank. the leaves are also used for bathing
H(051) febrile convulsions, fever, paludism, a decoction made with leaves of Vernonia amygdalina the stem bark of Rhus natalensis, leaves of Dalbergia nitidula, Desmodium salicifolium, Eriosema psoraleoides, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region)
Vernacular name : omushasha
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(010), H(038)
Recipes : H(010) foot and mouth disease, H(038, 3) endometritis, roots, leaves, stems barks of Rhus natalensis, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : kenya (Loitoktok district)
Vernacular name : olmusigiyoi
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, 1) paludism ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (district of Muranga)
Vernacular name : muthigiu
Reference HN 25
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N., R. W. Bussmann, B. Gemmill, L.E. Newton & V. W. Ngumi
Title : Utilisation of weed species as sources of traditional medicines in central Kenya. Lyonia, Volume 7 (2), pp. 71-87, (december 2004)
Symptoms : H(008), H(027y), H(041), H(103), H(109)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(027y) post partum pains, H(041) anthrax, H(103) toothache, H(109) back pains, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (central province) (Kikuyu people)
Vernacular name : thigi(Kikuyu)
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(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, H(051) paludism, H(051) fevers, hot decoction of roots and leaves of Rhus natalensis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu district)
Vernacular name : lmisigiyoi (Samburu)
Reference HN 32
Author(s) : Nagata, J. M., A. R. Jew, J. M. Kimeud, C. R. Salmena, E. A. Bukusi, C. R. Cohen
Title : Medical pluralism on Mfangano Island: Use of medicinal plants among persons living with HIV/AIDS in Suba District, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 135, 501–509, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002029
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, leaves of Rhus natalensis, crushed, mixed with H2O, VO.., decoction VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Suba District)
Vernacular name : sangla, sangala, (Luo), isangula (Suba)
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(022), H(202)
Recipes : H(022) delivery, H(103x)) toothbrush, decoction of roots of Rhus natalensis, RNS. (Probably VO.)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mont Elgon region)
Vernacular name : siruetapsoi (Sabaot)
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), H(093), H(201)
Recipes : H(091), leaves of Dodonaea viscosa, Rhus natalensis, Microglossa pyrifolia, Erythrina abyssinica, Pavetta ternifolia , stems + leaves of Geranium aculeolatum, decoction (H2O) , steam bath
H(093), roots, decoction (H2O) , enema
H(201, 2), impanga, leaves, ashes, VO.
( impanga = illness not wellidentfied bu tradition, abdominal pains, urinary troubles , vomiting, etc.)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : umusaranyamabunda (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), stem bark of Rhus natalensis incorporated in milk or tea of both healthy or sick children to prevent or to heal measles
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Narok district, Loita Hills region)
Vernacular name : olmisigiyoi (Maasai)
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(076), H(104)
Recipes : H(076) malodor of mouth, stem of Rhus natalensis gtently chewed for about an hour
H(104) various disease of stomach, fruits of Rhus natalensis, macerated in water, filtered, mixed with honey, and VO. (receipts reported by household respondents)
Region : East Africa
Country : South Western Ethiopia ( South Omo zone)
Vernacular name : kufuri
Reference HS 18
Author(s) : Ssegawa, P., J. M. Kasenene
Title : Medicinal plant diversity and uses in Sango bay area, Southern Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 113, pp. 521 - 540, (2007)
Symptoms : H(013), H(100), H(126)
Recipes : H(013, 16) skin rash, local application of juice of Rhus natalensis
H(100) syphilis, leaves infusion of Rhus., VO.
H(126) jaundice, barks decoction of Rhus., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : meseese
Reference HT 28
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103001612
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) protection against the bad luck, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name : busojole
Reference HT 50
Author(s) : Teklehaymanot, T.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal and edible plants of Yalo Woreda in Afar regional state, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:40 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0166-7
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vch(004), Vb(004) topical wound, V(074) external body infection, leaves of Rhus natalensis, RNS., topical insertion
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Yalow Woreda, Afar regional state)
Vernacular name : dewa / sofa
Reference HT 50
Author(s) : Teklehaymanot, T.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal and edible plants of Yalo Woreda in Afar regional state, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:40 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0166-7
Symptoms : H(003), H(004), H(020), H(074), H(095)
Recipes : H(003) swelling on body, leaves of Rhus natalensis, VO.
H(020), roots of Rhus natalensis, VO., tying
H(004) topical wound, H(074) body infection, topique
H(095) whole fruit of Rhus natalensis, after trashing using both hands, is eaten fresh. It is sweet and consumed by all age groups. It collected and mostly consumed by herd boys
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Yalow Woreda, Afar regional state)
Vernacular name : dewa / sofa
Reference HV 06
Author(s) : Verzar, R. & G. Petrii
Title : Medicinal plants in Mozambique and their popular use. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 19, pp. 67 - 80, (1987)
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082), roots, infusion, tea
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Maputo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HW 12
Author(s) : Walsh, M.
Title : The Use of Wild and Cultivated Plants as famine Foods on Pemba Island, Zanzibar Plantes et Sociétés: Études océan Indien 42-43 (2009)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) Rhus natalensis as food plant in Pemba Island during periods of food shortages
Region : Zanzibar
Country : Tanzania, Zanzibar (Pemba Island)
Vernacular name : mbambi, mkichaka, mkumba (swahili)
Reference VM 09
Author(s) : Minja, M.M.J.
Title : The Maasai Wonder Plants. People and Plants training workshop held at the Tropical Pesticides Research Institute, Arusha, Tanzania, 15th – 18th march 1999.
Symptoms : V(018), V(041)
Recipes : Vb(018), leaves of Rhus natalensis are boiled and given to cattle to reduce pains, Vb(041), leaves to prepare a vaccine again black quarter
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Simanjiro country)
Vernacular name : ormisikiyoi (Maasai)