Prelude Medicinal Plants Database

Search |  Practical Guide |  Contact |  Authors |  Disclaimer

Official name : Strychnos madagascariensis Poir.
Family : Strychnaceae

12 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 22
Author(s) : Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title : Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026) dysmenorrhoea, bark of Strychnos madagascariensis, RNS. (registered from reference HS 32 (Journal of Ethnopharmacology 86 (2003) 97–108))
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : mukwakwa (Vhavenda), black monkey orange (English)
Reference HC 25
Author(s) : Corrigan, B.M. , B.-E. Van Wyk, C.J. Geldenhuys, J.M. Jardine
Title : Ethnobotanical plant uses in the KwaNibela Peninsula, St Lucia, South Africa South African Journal of Botany 77, 346–359 (2011)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit, VO.
H(095) fruit is mixed with mealy meal to make porridge.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : umKwakwa
Reference HC 30
Author(s) : Chauke, MA., LJ. Shai, MA. Mogale, MP. Tshisikhawe, MP. Mokgotho
Title : Medicinal plant use of villagers in the Mopani district, Limpopo province, South Africa Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 12(3):9-26 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ajtcam.v12i3.2
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted infections, roots of Strychnos madagascarensis boiled in mixtures and administered for all STI’s
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province, Mopani district)
Vernacular name : morapa (Local Name), black monkey orange (English)
Reference HD 21
Author(s) : de Wet, H. , M.N. Nkwanyana, S.F. van Vuuren
Title : Medicinal plants used for the treatment of diarrhoea in northern Maputaland, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology, volume 130, pp. 284–289, (2010) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110003041
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008, 14) diarrhoea, root, bark and leaves of Strychnos madagascariensis are crushed and mixed with cold water. The infusion (60 ml) is drunk twice a day, until diarrhoea subsides.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northen Maputaland, KwaZulu-Natal Province)
Vernacular name : umkwakwa
Reference HM 45
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used by the people in Nhema communal area, Zimbabwe Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 347–354, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111003229
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001, 3) sore eyes, Infusion of leaves of Strychnos madagascariensis dropped into eyes
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (Nhema communal area)
Vernacular name : mukwakwa (Shona)
Reference HM 58
Author(s) : Mabogo, D.E.N.
Title : The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda. Magister Scientiae in the Faculty of Science (Department of Botany) Thesis, University of Pretoria. (1990)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukwakwa (Venda)
Reference HM 61
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Traditional use of medicinal plants in south-central Zimbabwe: review and perspectives Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 9:31 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/31
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) sore eyes , roots of Strychnos madagascariensis extract used as eye drops
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (South-central)
Vernacular name : mukwakwa
Reference HM 66
Author(s) : Masevhe, N. A. , L. J. McGaw, J. N. Eloff
Title : The traditional use of plants to manage candidiasis and related infections in Venda, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 168, 364–372 (2015)
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) candidiasis and related infections (makuma); ground stem, bark of Strychnos madagascariensis into fine powder and boiled in water. Oral,½cup is taken 3x per day for a week
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukwakwa (Tshivenda)
Reference HM 69
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Traditional use of medicinal plants in south-central Zimbabwe: review and perspectives Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine ,9:31 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/31
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) sore eyes, root extract of Strychnos madagascariensis used as eye drops
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (centre-sud)
Vernacular name : mukwakwa
Reference HM 81
Author(s) : Mongalo, N. I. and T. J. Makhafola
Title : Ethnobotanical knowledge of the lay people of Blouberg area (Pedi tribe), Limpopo Province, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 14:46 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0245-4
Symptoms : H(150x), H(199)
Recipes : H(150x, 58) roots of Strychnos madagascariensis are used to treat foot ache. Ground roots are powdered and applied directly on infected area and for H(199) mouth ulcers associated with HIV-AIDS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo Province)
Vernacular name : morutla
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 www.jardinsdumonde.org
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026) menstrual pains, decoction of leaves of Strychnos madagascariensis
Region : Madagascar
Country : North Madagascar
Vernacular name : vakakohagna (Antakarana) , ampenina, bakanko, hampeni (Malgache)
Reference HR 57
Author(s) : Randrianarivony, T. N., A. V. Ramarosandratana , T.H. Andriamihajarivo, F. Rakotoarivony, V. H. Jeannoda, A. Randrianasolo and R. W. Bussmann
Title : The most used medicinal plants by communities in Mahaboboka, Amboronabo, Mikoboka, Southwestern, Madagascar Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:19 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0147-x
Symptoms : H(091), H(099), H(197)
Recipes : H(091) weakness , leaves of Strychnos madagascariensis decoction VO.
H(099) epilepsy in children, leafy twigs external. head banding
H(197) late closing in baby's fontanel, leaves decoction VO. bathe and steam inhale
H(197) late closing in baby's fontanel, stems, roots, powder mix with water and cataplasm
Region : Madagascar
Country : Southwestern Madagascar
Vernacular name : dagoa