Prelude Medicinal Plants Database

Search |  Practical Guide |  Contact |  Authors |  Disclaimer

Official name : Ocimum urticifolium Roth
Family : Lamiaceae

11 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 :
Recipes : H(018) head ache, leaf of Croton macrostachyus and Ocimum urticifolium are smashed and sniffed.
H(018) head ache, leaf of Ocimum urticifolium, Carissa spinarum and Thalictrum rhynochcarpum are smashed together and sniffed
H(051) febrile illness, leaf of Ocimum urticifolium, Croton macrostachyus and Clausena anista are smashed together and the sap is sniffed
H(051) febrile illness, leaf of Croton macrostachyus and Ocimum urticifolium are fumigated
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia, Oromya Region, West Shoa Zone in Chelya woreda.
Vernacular name : hanccabbi adii (Afaan Oromoo)
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(051), H(108)
Recipes : H(051) febrile illness, H(108) common cold, fresh leaves of Ocimum urticifolium, boil with tea and drink
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : dama kesie (Amharic)
Reference HF 03
Author(s) : Flatie, T., T. Gedif, K. Asres, T. Gebre-Mariam
Title : Ethnomedical survey of Berta ethnic group Assosa Zone, Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia (Medicinal plants reported by household respondents of Berta ethnic group) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2009, 5:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-14
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) febrile illness characterized by fever, headache, skin rash and muscle spasm (mich), rubbed leaves of Ocimum urticifolium between palms and the fluid is applied on the affected area
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia)
Vernacular name : anchebu
Reference HG 19
Author(s) : Giday, M.
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by the Zay people in Ethiopia. CBM:s Skriftserie 3, pp. 81 - 99, Uppsala 2001
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(166), H(200), H(206)
Recipes : H(018) + H(051) + H(166) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich), leaves, barks of Ocimum urticifolium, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Zay people; Islands of lake Ziway)
Vernacular name : chebicha, wehale (Oromo)
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(053), H(103), H(118x)
Recipes : H(053) ear infection, leaves of Momordica foetida of Ocimum urticifolium, RNS., local application
H(103) toothache, leaves, seeds of Ocimum urticifolium, RNS., local application
H(118x) oral tresh, mouth infection, leaves, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : eyafa, baken-charo, gequ-kuqu (Sheko)
Reference HK 67
Author(s) : Kidane, B.,T. van Andel, L. .J. van der Maesen, Z. Asfaw
Title : Use and management of traditional medicinal plants by Maale and Ari ethnic communities in southern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 10:46 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/46
Symptoms : H(014), H(018), H(104)
Recipes : H(014) herpes simplex ( “Mich”), leaves of Ocimum urticifolium , RNS. , local application.
H(018) headache, leaves, RNS., inhalation
H(104) stomach ache, vomiting, leaves, RNS., VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern) (Maale and Ari ethnic communities)
Vernacular name : kuliti kup (Maale)
Reference HL 15
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, H. Yineger
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Mana Angetu District, southeastern Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , Volume 4 : 10 (2008) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/4/1/10 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) general malaise (mich), fresh or dried leaves of Ocimum urticifolium, crush
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : korsa michi (Afaan Oromo)
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(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, fresh leaves of Ocimum urticifolium , crush, homogenize with cold water and drink
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : dama kesse (Amharic)
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, decoct 50 g of crushed fresh leaves of Ocimum urticifolium with 1 L of H2O and Filtrer. VO. 1 glass a day for one week
H(126) liver diseases, crush a handful of each plant of Clematis hirsuta of Thalyctrum rynchocarpum of Erythrina abyssinica of Vernonia amygdalina of Leonotis nepetifolia of Ocimum urticifolium and macerate with 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 glass per day with a total of 1.5 to 3 L
Region : Central Africa
Country : Southern Rwanda
Vernacular name : umwenya (Kinyarwanda)
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(099)
Recipes : H(099) fibril illness, fresh leaves decoction Ocimum urticifolium crushed and smashed then the extracts rubbed on affected part
Region : East Africa
Country : West Ethiopia (Wayu Tuka District)
Vernacular name : ancabbii (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HT 50
Author(s) : Teklehaymanot, T.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal and edible plants of Yalo Woreda in Afar regional state, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:40 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0166-7
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(085), H(104), H(182)
Recipes : H(008) infant dysentery leaves of Ocimum urticifolium RNS., VO., nasal, body wash
H(085) diphtheria whole plant VO., nasal, body wash
H(051) paludism whole plant VO., nasal, body wash
H(104) dyspepsia upper part, RNS. VO.
H(182) herpes zoster, leaves, RNS. Nasal
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Yalow Woreda, Afar regional state)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author