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Official name : Trichodesma zeylanicum (Burm.) R. Br.
Family : Boraginaceae
Synonyms : Boraginella zeylanica O. Kuntze , Boraginoides zeylanica Hiern , Borago zeylanica Burm.

16 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(045)
Recipes : H(045) for wounds, dry leaves of Trichodesma zeylanicum, powder, local application
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : oulimioua ntodzo, oulini ouanksadza (Anjouan island)
Reference HB 02
Author(s) : Boiteau, P.
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée.Précis de matière médicale malgache. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris 141 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(125)
Recipes : H(125), ONS., RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : lelanaomby
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886)
Symptoms : H(007)
Recipes : Trichodesma zeylanicum used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(008) dysentery; H(125) diaphoretic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bourrache sauvage ou herbe cypaye (Creole), karpoura veuilli (Tamoul)
Reference HG 01
Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), dry leaves, powder, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
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(037)
Recipes : H(037), the herb is burn and the ashes are used against cough due to enlarged uvula
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : ligalu (Makonde) (Korogwe district)
Reference HH 16
Author(s) : Haerdi, F.
Title : Afrikanische Heilpflanzen. Die Eingeborenen-Heilpflanzen des Ulanga- Distriktes Tanganjikas (Ostafrika). Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 1-278 (1964) Published : 1964, Verlag für Recht und Gesellschaft (Basel)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) eczema, leaves juice of Mucuna coriacea of Trichodesma zeylanicum, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
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(020), H(037)
Recipes : H(020) snake, chewed roots or décoc. in H2O, VO. + wound washed
H(037) tuberculosis. roots, decoc, VO. , 2-3 x 1 day
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : igunguru (Nyamwezi)
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)
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108) cold, influenza, the whole plant of Eucalyptus globulus boiled, inhalation + to wash the face with the decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
Vernacular name : mucururi (Mbeere)
Reference HK 52
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J. O.
Title : Some common african herbal remedies for skin diseases: with special reference to Kenya Medicinal and poisonous plants of the tropics. Proceedings of symposium of the 14th International botanical congress, Berlin, 24 july - 1 august 1987, 44-69, (1987)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, infusion of crushed leaves of Trichodesma zeylanicum , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : nyalak-dede (Luo)
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(001), H(038)
Recipes : H(001, 6) cataract, infusion of leaves of Trichodesma zeylanicum, eyes drops
H(038) vaginitis, decoction of roots, VO. + hip bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Bunda district)
Vernacular name : nyabugimbi (Jita)
Reference HM 4k
Author(s) : Msonthi, J. D.
Title : Research into medicinal plants of Malawi.Vol. 1, 223-231, (1994) Proceedings of the 13 th plenary meeting of AETFAT, Zomba, Malawi, (2-11 april 1991)Vol 1 and Vol 2, 1514 p. (1994) Edited by J.H. Seyani & A.C. Chicuni.National herbarium and Botanic Gardens of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi.
Symptoms : H(014), H(051), H(104), H(108)
Recipes : H(014) itching, H(051), H(104) stomach, H(108)throat pain, ONS., RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : Malawi
Vernacular name : chirikumwamba, chivungunwamba
Reference HM 89
Author(s) : Mbuni,Y. M. , S. Wang , B. N. Mwangi, N. J. Mbari, P. M. Musili, N. O. Walter, G. Hu, Y. Zhou & Q. Wang
Title : Medicinal Plants and Their Traditional Uses in Local Communities around Cherangani Hills, Western Kenya + Supplementary Materials: Plants , 9, 331.(2020)
Symptoms : H(020), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite. Leaves powder of Trichodesma zeylanicum, local application .
H(051) tuberculosis, H(104) ulcers, stomachache. Root decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Cherangani Hills) (Bushland)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HN 42
Author(s) : Nicolas J.-P.
Title : Plantes médicinales du Nord de Madagascar. Ethnobotanique antakarana et informations scientifiques 296 p. (2012) Editions Jardins du monde 15, rue saint Michel - 29 190 Brasparts
Symptoms : H(004), H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(104) scabies, poultice of fresh leaves of Trichodesma zeylanicum
H(091) fatigue, body aches. decoction of old leaves of Trichodesma zeylanicum , VO. in position of the tailor.
Region : Madagascar
Country : North Madagascar
Vernacular name : lelanaomby (Antakarana) , bourrache sauvage, gingeli bâtard, herbe cypaye, herbe tourterelle(French) , indian hound’s-tongue (English)
Reference HR 17
Author(s) : Ruffo, C. K.
Title : A Survey of medicinal plants in Tabora region, Tanzania in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms : H(037), H(092), H(104)
Recipes : H(037) coughs, H(092) poisoning, H(104) stomachache, roots of Trichodesma zeylanicum, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Tabora region)
Vernacular name : igungulu (Nyamwezi)
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(007), H(008), H(125)
Recipes : H(007), H(008), H(125), ONS., RNS.
From the references 20 - 4
Region : Madagascar, Reunion, Mauritius
Country : Madagascar, Mauritius, Reunion
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VM 10
Author(s) : Minja, M.M.J.
Title : Medicinal plants used in promotion of animal health in Tanzania. Animal Diseases Research Instit., Dep. Pharmacology/ Toxic., Dar Es Salaam. Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 335 - 364, (1994)
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : V(004), cataplasm, barks or roots crushed on woods
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Mbarali district)
Vernacular name : not registered