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Official name : Rhus vulgaris Meikle
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Rhus incana Brenan

36 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 20
Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(008), H(020), H(037)
Recipes : H(008), roots, decoction, fitred, VO. + Vernonia amygdalina
H(008), roots, decoction, fitred, VO.
H(020), juice roots, scarifications
H(037), leaves, barks stems, tru!nc+ Toddalia asiatica + Symphonia globulifera
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
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(006), H(008), H(008), H(077), H(014), H(036), H(037), H(051), H(091), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, purgative, barks stem, branche, trunk of Rhus vulgaris, powder, VO.
H(008), H(077) new born (during the milking period), leaves of Cyathula cylindrica of Gouania longispicata of Rhus vulgaris, barks from the underground part of Xymalos monospora, decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(008), H(077) new born (during the milking period), leaves, barks stem, branche, trunk of Rhus., decoction (H2O), enema
H(008), H(077) new born (during the milking period), leaves of Rhus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), leaves, barks stem, branche, trunk of Rhus vulgaris, ONS. of Microglossa pyrifolia, barks of the underground part of Xymalos monospora, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), stems with leaves of Leucas martinicensis, leaves of Rhus vulgaris of Syzygium guineense, barks of the underground part of Xymalos monospora, decoction (H2O), enema
H(008), decoction (H2O) leaves of Allophylus africanus of Chenopodium ugandae of Rhus vulgaris of Steganotaenia araliacea of Virectaria major, enema
H(008), decoction (H2O) leaves of Anisopappus africanus of Acalypha psilostachya of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Phyllanthus nummulariifolius of Rhus vulgaris, enema
H(013) pruritus, H(201) again curses, leaves, barks stem, branche, trunk of Rhus., maceration (H2O), local application
H(014) dermatosis, skin eruption, leaves of Aspilia pluriseta of Plectranthus barbatus of Rhus vulgaris, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(027) placenta (good insert), leaves of Rhus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(036) vertigo, leaves of Dissotis pterocaulos of Ocimum suave of Rhus vulgaris, infusion (H2O), VO., enema
H(038) urinary desease, H(104) colic, dyspepsie, H(135), (those symptoms are called "ipanga") leaves of Adenostemma mauritianum of Ambrosia artemisiifolia of Asparagus africanus of Clematis simensis of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Impatiens briartii of Lysimachia ruhmeriana of Microglossa pyrifolia of Opilia celtidifolia of Rhus vulgaris, juice, enema
H(038) urinary desease, H(104) colic, dyspepsie, H(135), leaves of Clerodendrum johnstonii of Rhus vulgaris, infusion (H2O), enema
H(037) cough, leaves of Dissotis brazzae of Dissotis pterocaulos of Eriosema montanum of Rhus vulgaris of Tephrosia paniculata of Virectaria major, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(037), leaves of Rhus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038) urinary desease, H(104) colic, dyspepsie, H(135), leaves of Rhus., jus, VO.
H(051), stems with leaves of Hypericum revolutum, leaves of Leucas alluaudii, leaves, barks stem, branche, trunk of Rhus vulgaris, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves, barks stem, branche, trunk of Rhus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) fortifying pregnant women, leaves of Clerodendrum johnstonii of Rhus vulgaris, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Clematis simensis of Crassocephalum multicorymbosum of Hibiscus canabinus of Rhus vulgaris, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Clerodendrum myricoides of Dodonaea viscosa of Rhus vulgaris, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Centella asiatica of Cissus petiolata of Hyptis pectinata of Lantana trifolia, barks stem, branche, trunk of Ozoroa reticulata, leaves, barks stem, branche, trunk of Rhus vulgaris of Temnocalyx obovatus, juice, drops in ears, drops in nose
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Hyptis pectinata of Microglossa pyrifolia of Ocimum suave of Rhus vulgaris of Tephrosia vogelii, decoction (H2O), inhalation, bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umusagara (Kirundi)
Reference HB 28
Author(s) : Banderembako Fabien & Ntitangirageza Térence
Title : La médecine populaire au Burundi : quelques plantes médicinales.
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, roots without bark preparation from the bark of Rhus vulgaris + salt , ashes en local friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umusagara nyamabanda (Kirundi)
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(094), H(145)
Recipes : H(094), H(145), pounded leaves + H2O, juice, hip-bath, 2 to 3 x / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umusagara (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(014), H(145)
Recipes : H (014) scabies, dried root bark of Rhus vulgaris, powder + butter (or oil palm) ointment on the plates of scabies previously washed
H (145) prolapsed rectum (aznye amagara), to grind the leaves of Myrica salicifolia (musengesi) of Rhus vulgaris (Musagara), wash the rectum with a source of H2O containing potassium salts, magnesium Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umusagara (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HD 11
Author(s) : Dhetchuvi, M.- M. & J. Lejoly
Title : Contribution à la connaissance des plantes médicinales du Nord-Est du Zaïre. Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23 b, 991 - 1006, (1990)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), roots of Rhus vulgaris , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HF 10
Author(s) : Fumba, G
Title : Plantes médicinales antivenimeuse du Burundi Ministère du plan burundais (1983) lmprimerie S.A. LES PRESSES DE L'AVENIR , 42, rue des Déportés, 6700 Arlon {Belgique)
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, leaves of Rhus vulgaris of Chenopodium opulifolium of Lysimachia ruhmeriana of Dalbergia lactea are pounded. The resulting pulp is rubbed on the bite.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umusagare (Kirundi)
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(026)
Recipes : H(026), painful menstruation, roots decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mbungulu (Same district)
Reference HH 09b
Author(s) : Hamill, F.A., S. Apio, N. K. Mubiru, R. Bukenya-Ziraba, M. Mosango, O. W. Maganyi and D. D. Soejarto
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of Southern Uganda, II: literature analysis and antimicrobial assays, Volume 84, pp. 57 - 78 (2003)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, barks decoction; tsp : thrice per day : as needed to effect result
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe Baganda, district of Kampala
Vernacular name : not registered
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(103)
Recipes : H(103, 3), chewed stems of Rhus vulgaris
H(104, 3) 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 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(008), H(022), H(027z), H(033), H(094), H(100)
Recipes : H(004), stem, decoc, applic loc
H(008), fruit, decoc, VO.
H(022), roots + X, decoc, VO
H(027z), roots + X, decoc, VO
H(033), roots + X, decoc, VO
H(094), leaf, RNS
H(100) gono., roots, powder + poridge, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Tanzania
Vernacular name : awayo, sangla modongo (Luo, Kenya), msagara (Haya, Tanzania), muthigio (Kikuyu, Kenya), mtuntano (Shambaa, Tanzania), nyungu (Chagga, 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(022)
Recipes : H(022), pounded leaves + H2O, VO., 1glass
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : umurama
Reference HK 35
Author(s) : Kamatenesi-Mugisha, M., H. Oryem-Origa
Title : Medicinal plants used to induce labour during childbirth in western Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 109 pp. 1 - 9 (2007) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874106003199
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022), barks, roots, leaves of Rhus vulgaris, squeezing by hands, to chew, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Western)
Vernacular name : mukanja (Runyankole), mukanza (Runyaruguru)
Reference HK 38
Author(s) : Kamatenesi-Mugisha, M., H. Oryem-Origa
Title : Traditional herbal remedies used in the management of sexual impotence and erectile dysfunction in western Uganda. African Health Sciences, Volume 5 n° 1 pp. 40 - 49 (2005)
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) sexual impotence and erectile dysfunction, leaves, barks, roots of Rhus vulgaris, to chew, to boil, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Western)
Vernacular name : mukanja (Runyankore), mukanza (Runyaruguru)
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(008), H(013)
Recipes : H(008) chronic diarrhoea,H(013) skin rashes, leaves, roots, RNS. (opportunistic infection from HIV/AIDS)
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Buhkoba rural district)
Vernacular name : omukanja (Haya)
Reference HK 75
Author(s) : Kefalew, A., Z. Asfaw & E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotany of medicinal plants in Ada’a District, East Shewa Zone of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:25 , (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0014-6
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008, 3) diarrhoea, leafs of Rhus vulgaris of Premna schimperi and Clerodendrum myricoides are concocted together. The concoction is given to the cattle
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia ( Oromia Regional State)
Vernacular name : dabobechaa / kimmo / (Oromifa/Amarigna)
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(030)
Recipes : H(030) retained placenta, fresh roots of Rhus vulgaris, boil and drink the decoction when cool
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : kimo (Amharic)
Reference HM 29
Author(s) : Mahonge, C. P. I., J. V. Nsenga, E. J. Mtengeti and A. Z. Mattee
Title : Utilization of medicinal plants by Waluguru people in east Uluguru mountains Tanzania. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, (2008) Volume 3 (4) pp. 121 - 134 (2006) http://journals.sfu.ca/africanem/index.php/ajtcam/article/view/129/136
Symptoms : H(008), H(068)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, roots and barks boiled of Rhus vulgaris + salt + powder of dried leaves , VO.
H(068) bilharzia, to boil the roots and the barks, to dry, powder of dried leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (eastern Uluguru mountains)
Vernacular name : mkulagembe (Luguru)
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(007), H(051)
Recipes : H(007) highly diuretic, H(051) paludism; leaves of Rhus vulgaris are boiled with water and sometimes combined with other plants
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region, Katoro Ward)
Vernacular name : omukanja
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(037), H(100), H(108)
Recipes : H(037), chewed leaves
H(100) gono., roots decoction, RNS.
H(108), chewed leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : owayo (Marachi)