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Official name : Rumex usambarensis (Engl.) Damm.
Family : Polygonaceae

25 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(027), H(082), H(189)
Recipes : H(189) circulation, leaves of Rumex., maceration (H2O), to filter, VO. (during pregnancy)
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(001), H(006), H(008), H(016), H(034), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(068), H(075), H(077), H(082), H(091), H(104), H(118), H(137), H(201)
Recipes : H(001), juice leaves of Rumex usambarensis of Sesbania sesban … var. nubica, drops in eyes
H(001), leaves, juice of Rumex usambarensis, drops in eyes
H(001), leaves, juice of Rumex usambarensis of Dichrocephala integrifolia, drops in eyes
H(001), leaves of Acalypha psilostachya of Eriosema montanum of Erlangea cordifolia of Erlangea spissa of Guizotia scabra of Helichrysum schimperi of Impatiens briartii of Phyllanthus nummulariifolius of Rumex usambarensis of Sonchus oleraceus of Stellaria mannii of Thunbergia alata, expression, juice, drops in eyes
H(001), stem with leaves of Acalypha psilostachya of Eriosema montanum of Erlangea cordifolia of Erlangea spissa of Guizotia scabra of Helichrysum schimperi of Phyllanthus nummulariifolius of Rumex usambarensis of Sonchus oleraceus , ONS. of Impatiens briartii of Stellaria mannii of Thunbergia alata,, decoction (H20), enema
H(006, 2), decoction (H2O) leaves of Rumex usambarensis, enema
H(008, 2), decoction (H2O) leaves of Rumex usambarensis, VO., enema
H(008), decoction (H2O) leaves of Rumex usambarensis of Bidens pilosa of Dichcrocephala integrifolia, enema, VO.
H(008) + H(104), H(038), juice of leaves of Dipsacus bequaertii of Rumex usambarensis, of Geranium aculeolatum, VO.
H(016), decoction (H2O) leaves Rumex, VO., friction
H(034), juice of leaves of Rumex usambarensis, VO.
H(034), juice of roots of Cayratia gracilis, juice of leaves of Rumex usambarensis, VO.
H(037), decoction (H2O) leaves of Tetradenia riparia of Lantana trifolia of Pycnostachys eminii of Rumex usambarensis, VO.
H(037), decoction (H2O) leaves of Lantana trifolia of Rumex usambarensis, of Tetradenia riparia, Pycnostachys eminii, VO.
H(051), decoction (H2O), stems, leaves of Rumex usambarensis of Guizotia scabra, leaves of Vernonia karaguensis,enema
H(068) intest. parasitism, decoction (H2O) leaves of Rumex usambarensis, VO.
H(068) intest. parasitism, decoction (H2O) leaves of Rumex usambarensis, Opilia celtidifolia, VO.
H(075) aperitive, juice leaves of Rumex, VO.
H(075) aperitive, juice stems, leaves, VO.,enema
H(077) pregnacy, juice leaves Rumex, VO.
H(077) grossesse, maceration leaves Rumex, VO.
H(082), powder of leaves delayed H2O of Justicia striata of Rumex usambarensis, VO.
H(091) kwash, ashes, stems, leaves of Asparagus flagellaris of leaves of Rumex usambarensis of Embelia schimperi of Senecio maranguensis of Sesbania sesban, VO.
H(118) rhino-pharingitis, juice leaves Rumex, VO.
H(137), decoction (H2O) of leaves of Rumex usambarensis, stems, leaves Sphaeranthus suaveolens, VO.
H(201, 2) bad spirits psychosiss, decoction (H2O) leaves of Rumex, stea bath
H(201) bad spirits psychosiss, juice of leaves of Dodonaea viscosa of Rumes usambarensis of Potamogeton pectinatus, Prunus africana, Trema orientalis, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umufumbegeti (Kirundi)
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(037), H(104), H(143)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves, RNS.
H(104) stomach, pounded leaves + H2O, VO.
H(143), smallpox, whole plant, decoction (H2O), VO., bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kchambo (Pare, 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(006), H(104), H(027z), H(038), H(109), H(126), H(127)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), leaves, Clerodendrum buchholzii, Hygrophila spiciformis, Clematis hirsuta , Rumex usambarensis, Lysimachia ruhmeriana, Spermacoce princae, Cyphostemma cyphopetalum, Desmodium repandum, Acanthus pubescens, Centella asiatica , pounded, extract + H2O, VO., 1 glas / J.
H(027z) white lost during pregnancy (ifumbi), leaves Clematis hirsuta, Mitragyna rubrostipulata, Rumex usambarensis, Solanum terminale, 2 undeterminated species (umuzigangore), (umwumba), decoction (H2O), VO.
H(027z) white lost during pregnancy (ifumbi), leaves Clematis hirsuta, Mitragyna rubrostipulata, Rumex usambarensis, extract H2O + banana juice, VO.
H(038) femal, uretal leak, leaves Lantana trifolia, Rumex abyssinicus, Rumex usambarensis, Clutia abyssinica, Salvia nilotica , Pentas zanzibarica, pounded, juice, VO., 2 X 1 glass / D. during 6 D.
H(109) sciatic, leaves Rumex usambarensis, Clerodendrum myricoides, pounded, extract H2O, VO.
H(126) or H(127) (umwijima) illness detected by te yellow color of the tegument and the excrements + weakness, ascite + oedema, leaves Rumex usambarensis, Erythrina abyssinica , Guizotia scabra, Crassocephalum vitellinum, RNS.
H(126) or H(127), pounded leaves, 1 hand of Rumex usambarensis, of Plantago palmata , of Crassocephalum vitellinum, ofVernonia amygdalina, Musa acuminata, 3 bottle of banana juice + 1 bottle leaves, filtter, boilled evaporated to 1/4, 3 soup spoons, 3 X 1D.
H(126) or H(127), whole plant Centella asiatica, Digitaria abyssinica, leaves Clutia abyssinica, Rumex usambarensis, Triumfetta cordifolia , pounded + H2O, extract, decoction (H2O), VO., 1/2 bottle / day during 1 month
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : umufumbageshi, igifumba
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(014), H(076)
Recipes : H(008) chronic diarrhoea,H(014) skin infections, H(076) oral candidiasis, leaves, roots, RNS. (opportunistic infection from HIV/AIDS)
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Buhkoba rural district)
Vernacular name : akarurinzi (Haya)
Reference HL 1k
Author(s) : Leedal, G.P.
Title : 50 (Fifty) common plants of the upland grasslands, Southern Highlands, Tanzania.Biology Section MATI-Mbeya, Tanzania, 54 p., (1975)Multigraphié.Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms : H(000), H(100)
Recipes : H(000), H(100) syph. and different purposes
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HM 2k
Author(s) : Mbuya, L.P. , H.P. Msanga, C.K. Ruffo, A. Birnie & B. Tengnäs
Title : The useful trees and shrubs for Tanzania.Identification, propagation and management for agricultural and pastoral communities.Regional soil Conservation Unit .Swedish International Development Authority. Technical handbook n° 6, 540 p., (1994)The Manager national tree seed project.Morogoro, Tanzania, P.O. Box 4012
Symptoms : H(051), H(051)
Recipes : H(051), leaves of Coleus sp and Rumex usambarensis, together with Vemonia, are use to treat fever in paludism.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HM 31
Author(s) : Maregesi, S. M., O.D. Ngassapa, L. Pieters, A.J. Vlietinck
Title : Ethnopharmacological suvey of the Bunda district, Tanzania: Plants used to treat infectious diseases. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 113, pp. 457 - 470 (2007)
Symptoms : H(094), H(155)
Recipes : H(094, 5) haemorrhoids, shoot of Rumex usambarensis , pounded, infusion, VO.
H(155) tonsilitis, leaves are wrapped in banana leaf, warmed and squeezed, juice in nostril
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Bunda district)
Vernacular name : binyambe (Jita)
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(006), H(068)
Recipes : H(006, 1) constipation, H(068) worms, tuber of Rumex usambarensis, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : kenya (Loitoktok district)
Vernacular name : enkaisijoi
Reference HM 48
Author(s) : M.-J. Mukazayire, M.-J. , V. Minani, C. K. Ruffo, E. Bizuru, C. Stévigny, P. Duez
Title : Traditional phytotherapy remedies used in Southern Rwanda for the treatment of liver diseases Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 415– 431 (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111006957
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver diseases, crush and decoct a handful of fresh leaves of Rumex usambalensis with 1 L of H2O and one glass of banana wine. VO 1/2 bottle a day with a total of 4 liters
H(126) liver diseases, decoct a handful of each plant of Vernonia amygdalina of Clematis hirsuta of Lantana triflolia of Clutia abyssinica of Rumex abyssinicus of Pavetta ternifolia of Leucas martinicens of Microglossa pyrifolia of Rumex usambarensis of Geniosporum rotundifolium of Clerodendron myricoïdes of Vernonia lasiopus of Mitragyna rubrostipulata of Erythrina abyssinica of Ludwigia abyssinica in 3 L of H2O, Filtrer, add 1 glass of banana wine., VO. 2 glasses a day for 8 days
H(126) liver diseases, mix one bunch of Musa acuminata mucilage in 1 bottle of H2O, add 500 g of the mixture of crushed plants of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Plantago palmata of Rumex usambalensis, add to 3 bottles of banana wine, Filtrer and evaporate to about 3 L., VO. 3 tea cuillères à café 3 times daily
H(126) liver diseases, squeeze the juice of fresh leaves, 1 handful for each plant of Rumex usambalensis of Clutia abyssinica of Digitaria abyssinica of Triumfetta cordifolia of Centella asiatica and mix with 1 L of H2O, VO. 1/2 bottle a day with a total of 30 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Southern Rwanda
Vernacular name : umufumbageshi (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HN 31
Author(s) : Namukobe, J., J. M. Kasenene, B. T. Kiremire, R. Byamukama, M. Kamatenesi-Mugisha, S. Krief, V. Dumontet, J. D. Kabasa
Title : Traditional plants used for medicinal purposes by local communities around the Northern sector of Kibale National Park, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 236–245, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002960
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008, 1) diarrhoea, fresh leaf of Rumex usambarensis squeeze, add H2O & VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Northern sector of Kibale National Park)
Vernacular name : rukunya (Rutooro)
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(008), H(068)
Recipes : H(008) diar., leaves, pressed in H20, VO.
H(068, 2), leaves decoction (H2O) , enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : umufumbegeti (Kirundi)
Reference HR 13
Author(s) : Runyinya, B.
Title : Quelques aspects de la systématique des plantes indigènes basée sur la médecine traditionnelle au Rwanda. Bulletin agricole du Rwanda, 11ème année janvier 1978
Symptoms : H(131)
Recipes : H(131) pian, to shave the head of the patient, then to wash it with tepid H2O with leaves of Iboza riparia of Rumex usambarensis of Solanum indicum then application of a pomade from the boiled dense juice of pounded leaves of Senecio maranquensis
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umufumbageshi (Kinyarwanda)
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(051)
Recipes : H(051, 6) paludism, aphrodisiac, leaves decoction of Rumex usambarensis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : kaseke kambajjo
Reference HV 01
Author(s) : Van Puyvelde L., M. Ngaboyisonga, P.C. Rwangabo, S. Mukarugambwa, A. Kayonga, Runyinya-Barabwiriza
Title : Enquêtes ethnobotaniques sur la médecine traditionnelle rwandaise.Tome 1: Préfecture de Kibuye. Univ. Nat. Inst. Nat. Rech. Sc., Butare (Rwanda), 147 p., (1977)
Symptoms : H(008), H(075), H(126)
Recipes : H(008) child, leaves of Rumex usambarensis, to softened by the heat of fire, juice, VO.
H(075) loss af appetite durant pregnancy, stems with flowers of Rumex., to pound (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(126), aerian part of Geniosporum paludismdosum of Clerodendrum myricoides, leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Vernonia lasiopus of Clematis hirsuta of Lantana trifolia of Pavetta ternifolia of Microglossa sp. of Rumex usambarensis, to pound, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO. + banana wine
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HW 11
Author(s) : Wambugu, S. N. , Peter M. Mathiu, D. W. Gakuya, T. I. Kanui, J. D. Kabasac, S. G. Kiama
Title : Medicinal plants used in the management of chronic joint pains in Machakos and Makueni counties, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 137, 945– 955, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111004661
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) joint pains, leaves of Rumex usambarensis, RNS. VO. 2 glasses taken twice daily for two weeks or until recovery
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Machakos and Makueni counties)
Vernacular name : kyuvi (Kamba)
Reference VB 02
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms : V(001), V(030), V(035), V(039)
Recipes : Vb(001,1), leaves, fresh juice, drops in eyes, tumor, filariosis
Vb(030,1), leaves, decoction, VO., Crassocephalum mannii + Rumex usambarensis + Urera hypselodendron
Vb(035,2), leaves, stems juice, VO.
Vb(039,4), leaves, stems juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umufumbegeti (Kirundi)
Reference VB 14
Author(s) : Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title : Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms : V(016)
Recipes : Vb(016), Polygonum setosulum + Melanthera scandens + Hallea rubrostipulata + Dichrostachys cinera + Rumex usambarensis, pounded leaves + H2O (not pregnant cow), VO., 1 bottle / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : umufumbegeshi (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VB 19
Author(s) : Balagizi Karhagomba, I. & F. Ntumba Kayembe
Title : Plantes utilisées dans le traitement des helminthoses gastro-intestinales des petits ruminants dans le groupement d'Irhambi-Katana (Région du Bushi, Province du Sud-Kivu, Rép. Dém. du Congo). Recherches africaines, n°1, 90 - 99, 1 juillet 1998.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vc(068), Vo(068), stem, leaves, crushed, maceration H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (region of Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : kafumbalugurhu (Shi)
Reference VB 36
Author(s) : Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title : Lexique et recueil des quelques pratiques en ethno-pharmacopée agro-vétérinaire au Kivu. Plate forme Diobass au Kivu, 118p. (juin 2005)
Symptoms : V(002), V(012), V(036)
Recipes : Vb(002) hypogalactia, maceration 1 handfull of leaves of Lobelia giberroa of Rumex usambarensis of Oxalis corniculata of Harungana madagascariensis of Bothriocline longipes of Vigna vexillata, VO.
Vb(012), leaves dried and roasted of Kotschya africana of Rumex usambarensis of Rumex abyssinicus, mixed with castor oil, local application by massage
Vl(036) sturdy, leaves of Rumex usambarensis of Embelia schimperi, to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO. 10 ml. 2 X / day during 6 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kafumbalugurhu (Mashi), umufumbageshi (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VC 19
Author(s) : Chifundera K.
Title : Livestock diseases and the traditional medicine in the Bushi area, Kivu province, Democratic Republic of Congo. African Study Monographs, 19 (1) : 13 -33, May 1998
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), (kuziba, kabula amonka), the whole of plants of Biophytum zenkeri of Bothriocline ugandensis of Gynura ruwenzoriensis of Harungana madagascariensis of Helichrysum fructicosum of Leonotis nepetifolia of Leucas deflexa of Lobelia mildbraedii of Oxalis corniculata of Piper umbellatum of Phyllanthus capillaris of Rumex usambarensis of Vernonia jugalis of Vigna vexillata, barks of bananas (Musa sapientum), maceration (1 l H2O), VO. 2 X / day. before and after delivery
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu province - Bushi area-
Vernacular name : kafumbalugurhu
Reference VD 03
Author(s) : Defour, G.
Title : Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms : V(002), V(016), V(068)
Recipes : V(002) , maceration of leaves, RNS.
Vb(016)mammitis, leaves infusion, RNS.
V(068)anthelminthic, maceration of pounded stems and leaves, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : kafumbalugurhu (une oseille sauvage) (Shi), umufugameshi (kinyaruanda)
Reference VK 05
Author(s) : Kasonia, K., S. Kaba, M. Matamba & N. Basegere
Title : Ethnopharmacothérapie vétérinaire en pathologie de la reproduction au Kivu & Kibali-Ituri (Zaïre). Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., Vol. 4, n°1, 49 - 57, (1990)
Symptoms : V(016)
Recipes : Vb(016)chronic, Polygonum setosulum, Dichrostachys cinerea, ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu & Kibali-Ituri )
Vernacular name : umufumbegeshi
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(016), V(028)
Recipes : Vb(016), Vb(028), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umufumba
Reference VM 2k
Author(s) : Mbuya, L.P. , H.P. Msanga, C.K. Ruffo, A. Birnie & B. Tengnäs
Title : The useful trees and shrubs for Tanzania.Identification, propagation and management for agricultural and pastoral communities. Regional soil Conservation Unit .Swedish International Development Authority. Technical handbook n° 6, 540 p., (1994)The Manager national tree seed project.Morogoro, Tanzania, P.O. Box 4012
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : V(051), Leaves of Coleus sp and Rumex usambarensis, together with Vemonia, are use to treat fever in paludism.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered