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Reference : HA 36

Author(s) : Amusan, O. O. G., P. S. Dlamini, J. D. Msonthi & L. P. Makhubu
Title : Some herbal remedies from Manzini region of Swaziland. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 79, pp. 109 - 112, (2002) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874101003816
Reference HA 36 has information about 42 plants :
Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Official name : Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, cut 50 gr leaves of Psidium guajava and 50 gr roots of Albizia adianthifolia in pieces + 1 L. H2O and boil for 5 min., VO. 1 tablespoon daily for 3 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : sivangatane
Aloe arborescens Mill.
Official name : Aloe arborescens Mill.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(034)
Recipes : H(034) cardiac problems, grind together 50 gr each of the leaves of Aloe arborescens and roots of Aloe saponaria + 2l. H2O, boil for 10 min., VO. 1 table spoon 2 X / day for 7 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : lihala
Aloe saponaria (Aiton) Haw.
Official name : Aloe saponaria (Aiton) Haw.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(034)
Recipes : H(034) cardiac problems, grind together 50 gr each of the leaves of Aloe arborescens and roots of Aloe saponaria + 2l. H2O, boil for 10 min., VO. 1 table spoon 2 X / day for 7 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : lihala
Athrixia phylicoides DC.
Official name : Athrixia phylicoides DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, grind together 50 g each of the barks of Ozoroa sphaerocarpa and Athrixia phylicoides and add to 5 l water, Use the mixture to wash wounds twice daily for 5 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : liphephetse
Berkheya setifera DC.
Official name : Berkheya setifera DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, cut 50 g each of the leaves and roots of Berkheya setifera to pieces and add both to a cup of warm water. Rinse teeth with the infusion twice daily for 3 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : lulwini / wenkhomo
Bolusanthus speciosus (Bolus) Harms
Official name : Bolusanthus speciosus (Bolus) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pains, grind 50 g roots of Bolusanthus speciosus and add to 1 l warm water. Take 1 tablespoon of the concoction thrice daily or 7 days for abdominal pains
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umhhohlo
Boophone disticha (L.f.) Herbert
Official name : Boophone disticha (L.f.) Herbert
Family : Amaryllidaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) scabies, cut 50 gr bulb of Boophone disticha and Bowiea volubilis to pieces, add to 5 l. H2O and boil 5 min., VO., 1 cup 1 X / day for 5 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : siphaluka
Bowiea volubilis Harv. ex Hook. f.
Official name : Bowiea volubilis Harv. ex Hook. f.
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) scabies, cut 50 gr bulb of Boophone disticha and Bowiea volubilis to pieces, add to 5 l. H2O and boil 5 min., VO., 1 cup 1 X / day for 5 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : gibizisila
Carissa bispinosa (L.) Desf. ex Brenan
Official name : Carissa bispinosa (L.) Desf. ex Brenan
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) impotence, grind 30 g roots of Carissa bispinosa and add to 1 l warm water. Take 1 teaspoon of the concoction daily for 7 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umvusankunzi
Combretum molle R. Br.
Official name : Combretum molle R. Br.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum microlepidotum Engl.
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, grind together 30 gr each of the barks of Combretum molle of stems and leaves of Lippia javanica + 5 L. H2O and boil for 5 min., VO. 1 tablespoon 3 X / day for 5 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : imbhondvo, lemhlophe
Crossandra fruticulosa Lindau
Official name : Crossandra fruticulosa Lindau
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) peptic ulcers in chideren, cut 30 gr each of bulbs of Scilla nervosa and roots of Crossandra fruticulosa, add 1 l. H2O, boil 10', VO. 1/2 cup, 3 X / day during 5 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : imbita yebantfwana
Cussonia natalensis Sond.
Official name : Cussonia natalensis Sond.
Family : Araliaceae
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055) induce vomiting, grind 50 g bark of Cussonia natalense and add to 5 l warm water. Drink the concoction to induce vomiting and stop stomachache. There is always nausea, so take light porridge
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umsenge
Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name : Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, grind 30 gr roots in powder, place in a hot plate, inhalation + 30 gr powder in 1 L. boiling water, VO. 1 tablespoon 2 X / day until healed
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umzilazembe
Dicoma anomala Sond.
Official name : Dicoma anomala Sond.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(179)
Recipes : H(179) kidney problems, grind 50 gr bulb to paste + 1 L; boiling H2O for 30 min, 1 tablespoon 3 X / day until healed
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : ndwedweni
Erianthemum dregei (Eckl & Zeyh) V. Tiegh
Official name : Erianthemum dregei (Eckl & Zeyh) V. Tiegh
Family : Loranthaceae
Symptoms : H(209)
Recipes : H(209) additive, a little of powdered leaves of Erianthemum as catalyst for other medicines
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : liphakama
Euclea divinorum Hiern
Official name : Euclea divinorum Hiern
Family : Ebenaceae
Synonyms : Euclea keniensis R.E. Fries
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) ulcers, grind 50 gr roots + 1 L. warm H2O, VO. 1 tablespoon 3 X / day for 3 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umdlelanyamatane
Gardenia cornuta Hemsl.
Official name : Gardenia cornuta Hemsl.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, grind 30 g roots of Gardenia cornuta and add to 5 l water, Drink the mixture when necessary
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umvalansangweni
Gardenia spatulifolia Stapf & Hutch.
Official name : Gardenia spatulifolia Stapf & Hutch.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055) vomiting for stomach trouble, grind 50 g roots of Gardenia spatulifolia and add to 5 l warm water, Drink the concoction to induce vomiting once a day for 3 days for stomach trouble
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umvalansangweni
Gnidia kraussiana Meissner
Official name : Gnidia kraussiana Meissner
Family : Thymelaeaceae
Synonyms : Lasiosiphon kraussianus (Meisn.) Burtt Davy
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal problems for babies, grind 50 gr rootsof Lasiosiphon kraussianus in a cup of milk and sieve, enema 1 X / week
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umsilawengwe
Indigofera sanguinea N.E. Br.
Official name : Indigofera sanguinea N.E. Br.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(027)
Recipes : H(027) threatened abortion, grind together 50 g each of leaves and roots of Indigofera sanguinea, and add to 250 ml water, drink a cup of mixture only once
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : cubhujeje
Lannea edulis (Sond.) Engl.
Official name : Lannea edulis (Sond.) Engl.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, grind 30 gr barks of roots + 1 l. H2O, boil for 3 min., VO. 1 tablespoon 3 X / day
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umtfokolovu
Lippia javanica (Burm. f.) Spreng.
Official name : Lippia javanica (Burm. f.) Spreng.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, grind together 30 gr each of the barks of Combretum molle of stems and leaves of Lippia javanica + 5 L. H2O and boil for 5 min., VO. 1 tablespoon 3 X / day for 5 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Lonchocarpus capassa Rolfe
Official name : Lonchocarpus capassa Rolfe
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(167)
Recipes : H(167) hallucination, grind 50 g bark of Lonchocarpus capassa and add to 5 l warm water, drink the mixture when necessary
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : sihomuhomu
Mimusops zeyheri Sond.
Official name : Mimusops zeyheri Sond.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(087)
Recipes : H(004),wounds,H(013) ulcers , grind 50 g bark of Mimusops zeyheri , add to 1 l water and boil for 10 min, take 1 tablespoon of concoction of the bark thrice daily for 3 days
H(087)candidiasis, grind 50 g roots and add to 5 l warm water, drink the mixture when necessary
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umkhamamasi / umphushane
Myrothamnus flabellifolius Welw.
Official name : Myrothamnus flabellifolius Welw.
Family : Myrothamnaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) catalyst for other medicines, grind 30 g leaves of Myrothamnus flabellifolius and add a pinch of it to any medicine to make the medicine more effective
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : vuka
Olea capensis L.
Official name : Olea capensis L.
Family : Oleaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) peptic ulcers, grind 50 g bark of Olea capensis and add to 1 l warm water, take 1 tablespoon of the concoction thrice daily for 5 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : sephulo / umncuma
Ozoroa sphaerocarpa R. Fern. & A. Fern.
Official name : Ozoroa sphaerocarpa R. Fern. & A. Fern.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, grind together 50 g each of the barks of Ozoroa sphaerocarpa and Athrixia phylicoides , and add to 5 l water. Use the mixture to wash wounds twice daily for 5 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : imfuce
Peltophorum africanum Sond.
Official name : Peltophorum africanum Sond.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(101), H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach cramps, grind together 30 g each of the roots and bark of Peltophorum africanum, and add to 1 l warm water, take 1 tablespoon of the concoction twice daily for 2 days
H(101) menorrhagia, grind 50 g bark, add to 1 l water and boil for 5 min,; Drink a cup of concoction of the bark thrice daily
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : licishamlilo
Pentanisia prunelloides (Klotzsch ex. Eckl.& Zeyh.) Walp.
Official name : Pentanisia prunelloides (Klotzsch ex. Eckl.& Zeyh.) Walp.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) general body aches, grind 50 gr bulb + 1 l. boiling H2O for 3 min, VO., 3 X / day
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : licishamlilo
Pittosporum viridiflorum Sims
Official name : Pittosporum viridiflorum Sims
Family : Pittosparaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) aching tooth, grind 30 g bark of Pittosporum viridiflorum to powder. Add the powder to aching tooth twice daily
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : mfusamvu
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, cut 50 gr leaves of Psidium guajava and 50 gr roots of Albizia adianthifolia in pieces + 1 L. H2O and boil for 5 min., VO. 1 tablespoon daily for 3 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umgwava
Rapanea melanophloeos (L.) Mez
Official name : Rapanea melanophloeos (L.) Mez
Family : Primulaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) general body ache, grind together 50 gr each of the barks of Rapanea melanophloeios and Pterocelastrus echinatus, 1 tablespoon 3 X / day until healed (no sugar or maize porridge during the cure)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : maphipha, gcolokhulu
Rubia cordifolia L.
Official name : Rubia cordifolia L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) uterine problems, grind 30 gr of barks or roots to powder, add to a hot plate and add cold H2O, lick the mixture 2 X / day for 5 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : intilalubombo
Schotia brachypetala Sond.
Official name : Schotia brachypetala Sond.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) painful shoulders, grind together 50 gr each of the barks of Sclerocarya birrea and Schotia brachypetala and add 5 L. warm H2O, VO. 1 cup to induce vomiting and boil another 5 L. mixture for steam bath
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : ugcamu, vovovo (SiSwati)
Scilla nervosa (Burch.) Jessop
Official name : Scilla nervosa (Burch.) Jessop
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) peptic ulcers in chideren, cut 30 gr each of bulbs of Scilla nervosa and roots of Crossandra fruticulosa, add 1 l. H2O, boil 10', VO. 1/2 cup, 3 X / day during 5 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : imbita yebantfwana
Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Official name : Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) painful shoulders, grind together 50 gr each of the barks of Sclerocarya birrea and Schotia brachypetala and add 5 L. warm H2O, VO. 1 cup to induce vomiting and boil another 5 L. mixture for steam bath
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umganu
Spirostachys africana Sond.
Official name : Spirostachys africana Sond.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, grind 50 gr bark + 5 l. warm H2O, VO. 2 X / day for 3 days
H(006) constipation, grind together 50 gr each of the barks of Spirostachys africana and Trichilia emetica + 5 L; H2O, boil for 10 min., enema once a day
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umtfolo wesintfu
Stylochaeton natalensis Schott
Official name : Stylochaeton natalensis Schott
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, grind 30 g roots of Stylochiton natalense and add to 1 l warm water. Take 1 tablespoon of mixture twice daily for 3 days
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umfanakamacetjan
Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.
Official name : Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, grind 30 gr barks + 1 L. H2O, 1 tablespoon for adult and 1 teaspoon for child 3 X / day until healed
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umcozi
Trichilia emetica Vahl
Official name : Trichilia emetica Vahl
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Trichilia roka (Forssk.) Chiov
Symptoms : H(006), H(113)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, grind together 50 gr each of the barks of Spirostachys africana and Trichilia emetica + 5 L; H2O, boil for 10 min., enema once a day
H(113) backache, grind 30 gr barks, add 1 L. H2O and boil for 1 h, enema, once
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umkhuhlu
Ximenia americana L.
Official name : Ximenia americana L.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(112)
Recipes : H(001), grind 30 gr roots + 1 L. warm H2O and sieve, a drop of the mixture daily to the eye
H(112) abortion, grind together 50 gr each of barks and roots to powder + 1 L. warm water, VO. 1 tablespoon 3 X / day
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umtfundvuluka
Zanthoxylum capense (Thumb.) Harv.
Official name : Zanthoxylum capense (Thumb.) Harv.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) dizziness, inhale the smoke daily for 2 days fron 50 gr of the whole plant of Zanthoxylum capense which is burning in a hot plate
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umnungwane