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Official name : Rumex nepalensis Spreng.
Family : Polygonaceae

25 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 53
Author(s) : Amenu, E.
Title : Use and management of medicinal plants by indigenous people of Ejaji area (Chelya woreda) West Shoa, Ethopia: An Ethnobotanical Approach A Thesis submited to the school of graduate studies, Addis Ababan, Ethiopia, 104 p. June 2007
Symptoms : H(020), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(020) spider poison, leaf of Rumex nepalensis is directly rubbed on affected skin.
H(068) amoeba, root of Rumex nepalensis is pounded and two cup of tea is taken with coffee.
H(104) stomach ache, root of Rumex nepalensis is pounded and two cup of tea is taken with coffee.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia, Oromya Region, West Shoa Zone in Chelya woreda.
Vernacular name : tultii (Afaan Oromoo)
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(027), H(104)
Recipes : H(027) (Rhesus factor incompatibility in pregnancy), herbs of Achyranthes aspera, Thalictrum rhynchocarpum, Indigofera zavattarii, Cucumis ficifolius, Gomphocarpus purpurascens, Rumex nepalensis, these herbs are dried, chopped together and put in a cotton pouch to be hung around the pregnant woman’s neck in the seventh month. When the baby is born it is taken off the mother and put on the baby. “To be collected on a Wednesday or a Friday, having abstained from sexual relations, and having not spoken to anybody on yhe morning of the collecting day"
H(104) unexplained stomach ache (megagna), root of Rumex nepalensis is dug out and chewed.available, If "tult" is not available, then the leaves of Ruta chalepensis (tenadam) may be used instead
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (City of Fiche, Oromia region)
Vernacular name : tult (Amharic)
Reference HB 44
Author(s) : Bekalo, T. H., S. D. Woodmatas, Z. A. Woldemariam
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by local people in the lowlands of Konta Special Woreda, southern nations, nationalities and peoples regional state, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5: 26 (2009) doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-5-26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal cramp, crushed fresh root of Rumex nepalensis homogenized in H2O to drink or chewing fresh root
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : zanxxallaa (Konta)
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 : V(095), V(104)
Recipes : Vb(095) plant of Rumex nepalensis, eaten by cattle
Vb(104) leaves are crushed and given to livestock for stomach problems.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name : shabee
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(104)
Recipes : H(104) roots of Rumex nepalensis are crushed and eaten for stomach problems.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name : shabee
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 : V(041)
Recipes : V(041) anthrax, fresh root of Rumex nepalensis, écraser and give with water
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : tult (Amharic)
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(008), H(104), H(155)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(155) tonsillitis, dried fresh root of Rumex nepalensis, écraser, mix with water then drink juice or tie on neck without processing
H(104) stomachache, dried racines fraîches, chew and swallow the juice
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : tult (Amharic)
Reference HG 07
Author(s) : Getahun, A.
Title : Some common medicinal and poisonous plants used in ethiopian folk medicine. Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 63p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(006), H(093)
Recipes : H(006), H(093), Rumex nepalensis , is used as an antidote for poisoning as well as a laxative, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : tult (Amarinya), shomboba, shombobata (Tiigrinya), arab-sari (Galinya, Harar)
Reference HG 18
Author(s) : Giday Mirutse , Tilahum Teklehaymanot, Abebe Animut,Yalemtsehay Mekonnen
Title : Medicinal plants of the Shinasha, Agew-awi and Amhara peoples in northwest Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 110, pp. 516 - 525 (2007)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), roots of Rumex nepalensis, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northwest)
Vernacular name : timbilki (Agew-Awi)
Reference HG 23
Author(s) : Giday M., Z. Asfawb, Z. Woldub
Title : Medicinal plants of the Meinit ethnic group of Ethiopia: An ethnobotanical study Journal of Ethnopharmacology, doi:10.1016/j.jep.2009.05.009 (2009)
Symptoms : H(082), H(104), H(155)
Recipes : H(104) stomachache, roots of Rumex nepalensis, RNS, VO.
Region : East Africa (Bench-Maji Zone)
Country : Ethiopia (Southwest)
Vernacular name : girshu (Meinit language)
Reference HG 26
Author(s) : Giday, M., Z. Asfaw, Z. Woldu, T. Teklehaymanot
Title : Medicinal plant knowledge of the Bench ethnic group of Ethiopia: an ethnobotanical investigation Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5 : 34 (2009)
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(103), H(104), H(126)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection (tsesin), roots of Rumex nepalensis, RNS., local application
H(008) child diarrhoea (goken kosh), roots of Rumex nepalensis, RNS., VO.
H(103) toothache (bakin pug), roots, RNS., local application
H(104) abdominal cramp (sheskan gazke), whole plant, RNS., VO.
H(126) liver disease (shorkeiz fuga) , roots, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : germach (Omotic)
Reference HG 28
Author(s) : Giday M., Z. Asfawb, Z. Woldub
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used by Sheko ethnic group of Ethiopia Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 132, pp. 75 - 85 (2010)
Symptoms : H(008), H(053), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, roots, leaves of Rumex nepalensis, RNS., VO.
H(053) ear infection, leaves, RNS., application on ears
H(104) abdominal cramp, roots, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : girshu, gorengoch, bacharu (Sheko)
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(006), H(008)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(008) diarrhoea, fresh or dried roots of Rumex nepalensis, boil and drink the decoction when cool
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : lut (Amharic)
Reference HM 41
Author(s) : Mesfin, F., S. Demisse1, T. Teklehaymanot
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Wonago Woreda, SNNPR, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:28 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-28 (2009)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, paste of fresh / dry stem powder of Rumex nepalensis with butter is applied topically
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (region of Wonago Woreda)
Vernacular name : dangago (Gedeoffa)
Reference HM 54
Author(s) : Mesfin Tadesse, Debela Hunde , Yehenew Getachew
Title : Survey of medicinal plants userd to treat human doseases in Seka Chekorsa, Jimma zone, Ethiopia. Ethiopian Journal of Health Sciences, Volume 15 (2), 89 - 107 July 2005 http://www.ejhs.ju.edu.et/ejhs_journal/2005/volume15issue2.php
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal colic, roots of Rumex nepalensis are washed and chewed while fresh
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Seka Chekorsa, Jimma zone)
Vernacular name : muca-araba (Oromic)
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(020), H(104)
Recipes : H(020) spider poison, fresh leaves crushed and mixed with leaves of Acanthus polystachius By mixing with butter creamed on affected part
H(104) gastric, few root chewed and swallowed
Region : East Africa
Country : West Ethiopia (Wayu Tuka District)
Vernacular name : timijjii (Afaan Oromo)
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 : V(041)
Recipes : Vb(041) blackleg, root of Rumex nepalensis powdered and mixed in water then mixed in water and given for the cattle forcefully (waga’uu)
Region : East Africa
Country : West Ethiopia (Wayu Tuka District)
Vernacular name : timijjii (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HT 20
Author(s) : Terrac, M.-L.
Title : Contribution à l'étude des plantes médicinales de Madagascar, de la Réunion et de l'île Maurice. Thèse pour l'obtention du diplôme de Docteur de l'Université de Paris (Pharmacie), Novembre 1947. Imprimerie Vuibert, 6 rue Martel, Paris, 246 p., (1947)
Symptoms : H(006), H(007), H(088), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(006), laxative,H(007) depurative, H(088) astringent, fresh roots, various remedies following doses, RNS.H(100) syph. , leaves on wounds
H(104) colic, H(104) stomach children, infusion leaves
(registered from references HT 20 - 6, HT 20 - 13)
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not registered
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(008), H(027w), H(104), H(155)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea + H(104) stomach ache (kuruba), juice of roots of Rumex nepalensis, VO.
H(027w) unbilical cord labouring, tying fresh root around west
H(155) tonsilitis (entil siwerd), juice of roots, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northwest, Zegie peninsula)
Vernacular name : tult (Amharic)
Reference HT 33
Author(s) : Tilahun Teklehaymanot
Title : Ethnobotanical study of knowledge and medicinal plants use by the people in Dek Island in Ethiopia Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume124, pp 69–78, (2009)
Symptoms : H(104), H(155), H(194), H(201)
Recipes : H(104) stomach-ache (hodkurtet), eating fresh root of Rumex nepalensis
H(155) tonsilitis (entil siwered), crushed fresh root and leaf with water is taken orally
H(194) leishimaniasis (gurtb’), rubbing the spot with fresh root and leaf until cure; topical
H(201) excess bleeding during giving birth (serakian beshita), fresh root is buried outside at the door
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northwest, Dek Island in lake Tana )
Vernacular name : tult (Amharic)
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 : H(014), H(111)
Recipes : H(014) ring worm, rub leaves of Rumex nepalensis on affected part
H(014) tinea capitis, mix leaves of Rumex nepalensis with fruit of Citrus aurantifolia and rub it affected part
H(111) fire burn, crush roots by mixing it with urine and apply it on damaged part
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia, Kilte Awulaelo District, Tigray Region
Vernacular name : dengele shembobata (Tigrigna)
Reference VM 41
Author(s) : Mesfin, F., S. Demisse, T. Teklehaymanot
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Wonago Woreda, SNNPR, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:28 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-28 (2009)
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vb(004) wound, paste of fresh / dry stem powder of Rumex nepalensis with butter is applied topically
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (region of Wonago Woreda)
Vernacular name : dangago (Gedeoffa)
Reference VT 33
Author(s) : Tilahun Teklehaymanot
Title : Ethnobotanical study of knowledge and medicinal plants use by the people in Dek Island in Ethiopia Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume124, pp 69–78, (2009)
Symptoms : V(054)
Recipes : Vb(054) trypanosomiasis (kumegna), juice of crushed root of Rumex nepalensis is given orally or nasally
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northwest, Dek Island in lake Tana )
Vernacular name : tult (Amharic)
Reference VW 04
Author(s) : Wirtu, G., G. Adugna, T. Samuel, E. Kelbessa & A. Geleto
Title : Aspects of farmers' knowledge, attitudes and practices of animal health problems in central Ethiopia. Ethnoveterinary medicine. Alternatives for livestock development. Proceedings of an international conference held in Pune, India, 4 - 6 november 1997.BAIF Development research foundation, Pune, India, 41 - 52, (1999)
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Vb(104)colic, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Central Ethiopia
Vernacular name : dangago (Oromic), tult (Amharic)
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(003), V(008), V(041), V(117), V(126), V(041)
Recipes : V(003) + V(008) + V(117) + V(126) gubbaa (swells on neck, gall bladder or liver , cough and severe diarrhoea, shivering, skinny), crushed fresh roots of Lobelia rhynchopetalum of Kniphofia foliosa of Rumex nepalensis are mixed in H2O, VO.
V(008) diarrhoea (albati), fresh crushed roots of Rumex nepalensis of Carduus nyassanus of Cynoglossum coeruleum are mixed with H2O, VO.
V(041) blackleg (dhukuba gorbe, aba gorba), fresh crushed roots of Rumex nepalensis, VO. + drops in nose
V(041) blackleg (dhukuba gorbe, aba gorba), swollen site is cut before serving the medicine. Crushed fresh roots of Rumex nepalensis of Alchemilla abyssinica are mixed in H2O, VO + drops in nose
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : shabbee