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Official name : Indigofera drepanocarpa Taub.
Family : Fabaceae

2 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HM 40
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title : The Ethnomedicine of the Haya people of Bugabo ward, Kagera Region, north western Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:24 (2009) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-24 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/5/1/24
Symptoms : H(004), H(051), H(091), H(100)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(051) paludism chronic , H(091) tonic, H(100) venereal diseases, the roots of Indigofera drepanocarpa are boiled in water and a cup of the decoction taken three times a day
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region)
Vernacular name : mbabazi
Reference HT 46
Author(s) : Tugume P., E. K. Kakudidi, M. Buyinza, J. Namaalwa, M. Kamatenesi, P. Mucunguzi, J. Kalema
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plant species used by communities around Mabira Central Forest Reserve, Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:5 (2016)
Symptoms : H(104), H(157)
Recipes : H(104) colic pains, sap of Indigofera drepanocarpa ingested d
H(157) convulsions, tie the whole plant in the waist
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : sebazinga nkata (Luganda)