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Reference : HA 49

Author(s) : Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Reference HA 49 has information about 81 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(033)
Recipes : Eye inflammation, H(008) diarrhea, Women fertility, roots decoction of Abrus precatorius, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : lufambo
Acalypha fruticosa Forssk.
Official name : Acalypha fruticosa Forssk.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Acalypha amentacea Roxb.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, leaves decoction of Acalypha fruticosa, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : kifulwe
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, roots decoction of Adansonia digitata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mbuyu
Albizia petersiana (Bolle) Oliv.
Official name : Albizia petersiana (Bolle) Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases, leaves, bark of Albizia petersiana crushed or pounded, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mkenge poli
Albizia versicolor Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Albizia versicolor Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases,H(013) boils, roots, barks of Albizia versicola, crushed or pounded, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mkenge maji
Allium ascalonicum L.
Official name : Allium ascalonicum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(051)
Recipes : H(051) child fever, leaves decoction of Allium ascalonium, VO.
H(014) antifungal, roots decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : kitunguu saumu
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(082), H(151)
Recipes : H(051) fever, H(051) paludismdim,,H(037) cough, H(082) asthma, Hypertension, leaves of Allium sativum, concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : kitunguu maji
Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Official name : Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Synonyms : Aloe vulgaris Lam.
Symptoms : H(004), H(013)
Recipes : H(004) wounds,H(013) skin diseases, leaves crushed or pounded of Aloe vera, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mlovera
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(001), H(004)
Recipes : H(001) eye ache, H(004) wound, roots or leaves of Annona senegalensis, crushed or pounded, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mtopetope
Antiaris toxicaria Lesch.
Official name : Antiaris toxicaria Lesch.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(039)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases, H(104) insecticide.crushed or pounded leaves, bark of Antiaris toxicaria, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mbila
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(018), H(039), H(051), H(104), H(109)
Recipes : H(018) head ache, H(051) paludismdim, H(051) fever, H(104) stomach ache, H(104) insecticide, H(109) back ache, decoction of leaves, bark, seeds of Azadirachta indica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mwarobaini
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(127)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(127) spleen enlargement, bark decoction of Bidens pilosa, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : nyaweza
Bombax rhodognaphalon K.Schum.
Official name : Bombax rhodognaphalon K.Schum.
Family : Bombacaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, leaves decoction of Bombax rhodognaphalon, topical
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : msufipori
Brachystegia spiciformis Benth.
Official name : Brachystegia spiciformis Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(053)
Recipes : H(051) child fever, H(053) ear ache, roots infusion of Brachystegia spiciformis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mzinghawa nyika
Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Official name : Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(039), H(104), H(113), H(127), H(169)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruption, H(104) stomach ache, H(104) insecticide, H(113) rheumatism, H(127) spleen enlargement, H(169) hernia, barks, leaves of Bridelia micrantha decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : msumba
Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Official name : Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cajanus indicus Spreng.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, leaves of Cajanus cajan crushed or pounded, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mbaazi
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, root, bark of Capsicum frutescens crushed or pounded, rushed or pounded, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : pilipililukwale
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(103) tooth ache, H(104) stomach ache, roots, leaves decoction of Carica papaya, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mpapai
Cassia hirsuta L.
Official name : Cassia hirsuta L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna hirsuta (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(018), H(037), H(104)
Recipes : H(018) head ache,H(037) pneumonia, H(104) stomach ache, H(169) hernia, leaves decoction of Senna hirsuta, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mwambalasi mba
Cassia mimosoides L.
Official name : Cassia mimosoides L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Chamaecrista mimosoides (L.) Greene
Symptoms : H(037), H(082), H(201)
Recipes : H(037) severe cough, H(082) asthma, H(201) mental illness, roots, bark decoction of Cassia mimosoides, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : lusangalala
Cassia petersiana Bolle
Official name : Cassia petersiana Bolle
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna petersiana (Bolle) Lock
Symptoms : H(013), H(104), H(109), H(113)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases,H(013) skin eruption, H(104) stomach ache, H(109) back ache, H(113) inflammation, roots, leaves infusion of Senna petersiana, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mkunde
Catunaregam spinosa (Thunb.) Tirveng.
Official name : Catunaregam spinosa (Thunb.) Tirveng.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases, crushed or pounded leaves of Catunaregum spinosa, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mtutuma
Catunaregam spinosa (Thunb.) Tirveng.
Official name : Catunaregam spinosa (Thunb.) Tirveng.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases, crushed or pounded leaves of Catunaregum spinosa, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mtutuma
Cedrela odorata L.
Official name : Cedrela odorata L.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(033)
Recipes : H(026) menstrual cycle, H(033) women fertility, leaves, barks infusion of Cedrella odorata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mwerezi
Chassalia parvifolia K.Schum.
Official name : Chassalia parvifolia K.Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(169)
Recipes : H(037) chest pain, H(051) paludim, H(169) hernia, bark concoction of Chassalia parvifolia, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mguhu
Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Official name : Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(100)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(100) gonorrheal, roots decoction of Citrus aurantiifolia, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mndimu
Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Official name : Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus limonum Risso
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, roots decoction of Citrus limon, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mlimau
Combretum molle R. Br.
Official name : Combretum molle R. Br.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum microlepidotum Engl.
Symptoms : H(004), H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(004) wounds,H(037) cough, H(051) paludismdim, roots, leaves decoction of Combretum molle, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mlamweusi
Crassocephalum bumbense S. Moore
Official name : Crassocephalum bumbense S. Moore
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Crassocephalum montuosum (S. Moore) Milne-Redh.
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(053) ear ache, H(018) head ache, H(111) burn, crushed or pounded bark of Crassocephalum montuosum, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : nyaluganza
Cucurbita moschata Duchesne ex Lam.
Official name : Cucurbita moschata Duchesne ex Lam.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(030)
Recipes : H(030) expulsion of placenta, roots infusion of Cucurbita moschata , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : maboga
Dissotis rotundifolia (Sm.) Triana
Official name : Dissotis rotundifolia (Sm.) Triana
Family : Melastomataceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(013), H(082), H(100)
Recipes : H(004) wounds,H(013) boils,H(013) abscess, H(082) asthma, roots, leaves of Dissotis rotundifolia crushed or pounded; topical
H(008) diarrhea, H(100) gonorrhea, roots, leaves decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : kinzasu
Eucalyptus maidenii F.J. Muell.
Official name : Eucalyptus maidenii F.J. Muell.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(037)
Recipes : H(037) chest pain,H(037) cough, bark decoction of Eucalyptus maidenii, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mmaidini
Euphorbia nyikae Pax
Official name : Euphorbia nyikae Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves of Euphorbia nyikae crushed and pounded, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mngwede
Ficus asperifolia Miq.
Official name : Ficus asperifolia Miq.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, crushed or pounded roots of Ficus asperifolia, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mkoya
Ficus exasperata Vahl
Official name : Ficus exasperata Vahl
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(100), H(104), H(151)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea,H(014) scabies, H(100) gonorrhoea, H(104) stomach disorders, H(151) hypertension, roots, leaves, bark decoction of Ficus exasperata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : msasa
Ficus stuhlmannii Warb.
Official name : Ficus stuhlmannii Warb.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) stomach tumor, bark infusion of Ficus stuhlmanii, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : foza / mtamba
Ficus sycomorus L.
Official name : Ficus sycomorus L.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus damarensis Engl. , Ficus cocculifolia Baker
Symptoms : H(026), H(033)
Recipes : H(026) menstrual cycle, H(033) women fertility, bark infusion of Ficus sycomorus, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mkuyu
Flueggea virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Voigt
Official name : Flueggea virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Voigt
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104), H(127), H(169)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(104) stomach ache, H(169) hernia,, Spleen enlargement, leaves infusion of Fluggea virosa, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mkalananga
Helianthus annuus L.
Official name : Helianthus annuus L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(082)
Recipes : H(037) chest pain, H(082) asthma, leaves concoction of Helianthus annus, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : ufuta
Helichrysum schimperi (Schultz - Bip.) Moeser
Official name : Helichrysum schimperi (Schultz - Bip.) Moeser
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(104) stomach ache, roots decoction of Helichrysum schimperi, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : lweza
Hibiscus fuscus Garcke
Official name : Hibiscus fuscus Garcke
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(113), H(201)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism,, H(201) mental illness, roots concoction of Hibiscus fuscus, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : luswagamene
Hibiscus surattensis L.
Official name : Hibiscus surattensis L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(100)
Recipes : H(004) wound,H(013) abscess, H(100) gonorrhea, crushed or pounded leaves of Hibiscus surattensis, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : lumotomoto
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(014)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves of Jatropha curcas crushed and pounded, local application
H(014) scabies, seeds of Jatropha curcas crushed and pounded, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mbono
Justicia heterocarpa T.Anderson
Official name : Justicia heterocarpa T.Anderson
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, roots or leaves of Justicia heterocarpa crushed or pounded, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mwidu
Khaya anthotheca (Welw.) DC.
Official name : Khaya anthotheca (Welw.) DC.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(051) paludismdim, H(068) bilharzias, H(100) gonorrhea, barks, leaves concoction of Khaya anthotheca, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mkangazi
Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Official name : Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(051), H(100)
Recipes : H(051) fever,H(013) skin diseases,H(100) venereal diseases, bark, leaves, fruits of Kigelia africana crushed or pounded, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mwegea
Landolphia buchananii (Hallier f.) Stapf
Official name : Landolphia buchananii (Hallier f.) Stapf
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(104) stomach ache, H(169) hernia, roots decoction of Landolphia buchananii, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : luziwana
Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
Official name : Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, roots, leaves concoction of Lycopersicon esculentum, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mnyanya
Mangifera indica L.
Official name : Mangifera indica L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(051), H(082), H(151)
Recipes : H(051) paludismdim, H(008) diarrhea,H(037) cough, H(082) asthma, H(151) hypertension, leaves, bark, roots of Mangifera indica decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mwembe
Manihot esculenta Crantz
Official name : Manihot esculenta Crantz
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Manihot utilissima Pohl
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, leaves infusion of Manihot esculenta, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mhogo
Milicia excelsa (Welw.) C.C. Berg
Official name : Milicia excelsa (Welw.) C.C. Berg
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Chlorophora excelsa (Welw) Benth. & Hook.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, crushed or pounded root of Milicia excelsa, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mvule
Momordica foetida Schumach.
Official name : Momordica foetida Schumach.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Momordica schimperiana Naud.
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(053)
Recipes : H(018) head ache, H(051) paludismdim, H(053) ear ache, leaves decoction of Momordica foetida, Momordica foetida, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : huluhundu
Moringa oleifera Lam.
Official name : Moringa oleifera Lam.
Family : Moringaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(018), H(113), H(210)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases, H(018) head ache, H(113) rheumatism, H(210) detoxification, Inflammation, decoction or infusion of leaves, bark, seeds, roots of Moringa oleifera, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mlonge
Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC.
Official name : Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) male fertility, roots infusion of Mucuna pruriens, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : bumu
Multidentia fanshwei (Tennant) Bridson.
Official name : Multidentia fanshwei (Tennant) Bridson.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) child fever, roots decoction of Multidentia fanshwei, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : degedege
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, fruits decoction of Nicotiana tabacum, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : tumbaku
Ocimum suave Willd.
Official name : Ocimum suave Willd.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(051) paludismdim, H(104) stomach ache, bark decoction of Ocimum suave, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mnung'ha
Ocotea usambarensis Engl.
Official name : Ocotea usambarensis Engl.
Family : Lauraceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(104), H(169)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, H(051) fever, H(051) paludim, H(169) hernia, H(201) spirits, infusion of root, bark of Ocotea usambarensis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mseli
Podocarpus latifolius (Thumb.) R. Br. Ex Mirb.
Official name : Podocarpus latifolius (Thumb.) R. Br. Ex Mirb.
Family : Podocarpaceae
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, roots decoction of Podocarpus latifolius, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mnyanziri
Prunus americana Marshall.
Official name : Prunus americana Marshall.
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, bark of Prunus americana, crushing and water, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mpisi
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(104) stomach ache, leaves infusion of Psidium guajava, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mpera
Pterocarpus angolensis DC.
Official name : Pterocarpus angolensis DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, bark decoction of Pterocarpus angolensis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mninga
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(113)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(113) rheumatism, leaves of Ricinus communis crushed and pounded, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mnyonyo
Rubus pinnatus Willd
Official name : Rubus pinnatus Willd
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026) menstrual cycle, leaves infusion of Rubus pinnatus, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : lufifi
Rytigynia lichenoxenos (K.Schum.) Robyns
Official name : Rytigynia lichenoxenos (K.Schum.) Robyns
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, seeds, roots decoction of Rytigynia lichenixenos, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mhambalam aziwa
Rytigynia uhligii (K.Schum. & K.Krause) Verdc.
Official name : Rytigynia uhligii (K.Schum. & K.Krause) Verdc.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, seeds decoction of Rytigynia uhligii, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : msanangare
Saccharum officinarum L.
Official name : Saccharum officinarum L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(179)
Recipes : H(068) bilharzias, H(179) detoxifying kidneys, bark decoction of Saccharum officinarum, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : muwa
Satureja biflora (Buch.- Ham.ex D.Don) Briq.
Official name : Satureja biflora (Buch.- Ham.ex D.Don) Briq.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) mental illness, leaves infusion of Satureja biflora, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : luparalwa mlungu
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : H(037), H(055)
Recipes : H(037) cough, , H(055) vomit, leaves concoction of Solanum incanum, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mula
Sonchus pinnatifidus Cav.
Official name : Sonchus pinnatifidus Cav.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) head ache, H(104) stomach ache, roots, leaves decoction of Sonchus pinnatifidus, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : sungasunga
Sorindeia madagascariensis Thouars ex DC.
Official name : Sorindeia madagascariensis Thouars ex DC.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves of Sorindeia madagascariensis, crushed or pounded, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mpilipili
Suregada zanzibariensis Baill.
Official name : Suregada zanzibariensis Baill.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludim, H(051) fever, roots decoctio of Suregada zanzibariensis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mndimu pori
Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Official name : Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(039)
Recipes : H(104) insecticide, bark of Tephrosia vogelii crushed or pounded, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : kitupa
Terminalia sericea Burch. ex DC.
Official name : Terminalia sericea Burch. ex DC.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) antifungal treatment, leaves, roots of Terminalia sericea crushed and pounded, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mpululu
Vangueria infausta Burch.
Official name : Vangueria infausta Burch.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(037)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, H(026) menstrual cycle, seeds infusion of Vangueria infausta, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mviru
Vernonia hymenolepis A.Rich.
Official name : Vernonia hymenolepis A.Rich.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(051)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(051) fever, H(127) spleen enlargement, H(169) hernia, roots, leaves decoction of Vernonia hymenolepis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : msungu
Vernonia iodocalyx O.Hoffm.
Official name : Vernonia iodocalyx O.Hoffm.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(018), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(018) head ache, H(104) stomach ache, bark, leaves of Vernonia iodocalyx, crushed or pounded, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : kitugutu
Vigna unguiculata (L.) A. Walp.
Official name : Vigna unguiculata (L.) A. Walp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(037), H(169)
Recipes : H(037) chest pain,H(037) cough,H(013) abscess,H(169) hernia, roots, leaves infusion of Vigna unguiculata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mkunde
Zanthoxylum deremense (Engl.) Kokwaro
Official name : Zanthoxylum deremense (Engl.) Kokwaro
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, H(051) child fever, fruits decoction of Zanthoxylum deremense, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mlungulungu
Zea mays L.
Official name : Zea mays L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(162x)
Recipes : H(162x) bedwetting, root decoction of Zea mays, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mahindi
Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Official name : Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, roots decoction of Zingiber officinale, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : tangawizi