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Reference : HG 02

Author(s) : Glover, P.E., J. Stewart & M.D. Gwynne
Title : Masai and Kipsigis notes on East african plants, Part III - Medicinal uses of plants. East African agricultural and forestry journal, 32, 2, 200 - 207, (1966)
Reference HG 02 has information about 86 plants :
Acacia drepanolobium Harms ex Sjöstedt
Official name : Acacia drepanolobium Harms ex Sjöstedt
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(118)
Recipes : H(007) postpartum, roots, decoction (H2O) + milk or tea, V.O.
H(118), barks, chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia nilotica (L.) Del. subsp. subaldta (Vatke) Brenan
Official name : Acacia nilotica (L.) Del. subsp. subaldta (Vatke) Brenan
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(135)
Recipes : H(091) stimulant, decoction of barks of Acacia nilotica...subsp. subaldta is a powerful stimulant
H(135) digestif, decoction of barks of Acacia nilotica...subsp. subaldta, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Acalypha volkensii Pax
Official name : Acalypha volkensii Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gono., roots decoction (H2O) + milk, V.O.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Ajuga remota Benth.
Official name : Ajuga remota Benth.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), chewed leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Official name : Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), roots decoction (H2O) , RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Albizia gummifera (J.F.Gmel.) C.A.Sm.
Official name : Albizia gummifera (J.F.Gmel.) C.A.Sm.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of barks of Albizia gummifera, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Apodytes dimidiata E. Mey. Ex Arn.
Official name : Apodytes dimidiata E. Mey. Ex Arn.
Family : Icacinaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach pains, decoction of barks of Apodytes dimidiata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Asparagus africanus Lam.
Official name : Asparagus africanus Lam.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(108)
Recipes : H(037) + H(108), fresh roots, chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Masaï)
Vernacular name : not registered
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : H(037), H(160)
Recipes : H(160) orH(037) chest, gum + food, V.O.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Boscia coriacea Pax
Official name : Boscia coriacea Pax
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, roots of Boscia coriacea decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Official name : Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) childs barks , decoc, + milk, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Caralluma speciosa N.E. Br.
Official name : Caralluma speciosa N.E. Br.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055) emetic, juice from stems of Caralluma speciosa, diluted in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name : Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves, decoction (H2O) , RNS.
H(055) emetic, decoction of dried leaves, VO. It causes violent diarrhoea and vomiting
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassine aethiopica Thunb.
Official name : Cassine aethiopica Thunb.
Family : Celastraceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach pains in childeren, infusion of barks of Cassine aethiopica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108), chopped roots mixed with the meal V.O.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Clematis hirsuta Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Clematis hirsuta Guill. & Perr.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(006), H(108)
Recipes : H(051) + H(006), roots with the meal, RNS.
H(108), whole plant, to snuf
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Clematis simensis Fres.
Official name : Clematis simensis Fres.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(051)
Recipes : H(006), roots, decoction (H2O), RNS.
H(051), roots, decoction (H2O), provoke a diarrhea
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Official name : Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(006), H(051), H(055), H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(006) + H(055), roots, decoction, VO.
H(051)paludism + H(113), roots, decoction, VO.
H(100) gono., roots, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Official name : Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of roots of Clerodendrum myricoides, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Clutia abyssinica Jaub. & Spach.
Official name : Clutia abyssinica Jaub. & Spach.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126), roots, decoction+ milk, V.O.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Commelina benghalensis L.
Official name : Commelina benghalensis L.
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : H(053), H(108)
Recipes : H(053), stems, juice, RNS. H(108), stems, juice
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Conyza pyrrhopapa Sch.-Bip. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Conyza pyrrhopapa Sch.-Bip. ex A. Rich.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Microglossa angolensis Oliv. & Hiern
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, pounded leaves of Conyza pyrrhopapa are soaked in lukewarm H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Cordia gharaf (Forssk.) Ehrenb. ex Asch.
Official name : Cordia gharaf (Forssk.) Ehrenb. ex Asch.
Family : Boraginaceae
Synonyms : Cordia sinensis Lam. , Cordia rothii Roem. & Schult
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, , roots of Cordia rothii are boiled in milk, the liquid VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Cordia ovalis R.Br. ex A.DC.
Official name : Cordia ovalis R.Br. ex A.DC.
Family : Boraginaceae
Synonyms : Cordia monoica Roxb.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fever, decoction of roots of Cordia ovalis + milk, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Cotyledon barbeyi Schweinf. ex Bak.
Official name : Cotyledon barbeyi Schweinf. ex Bak.
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) fatige pains, H(113) rheumatism, heated leaves of Cotyledon barbeyi , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Crossandra massaica Mildbr.
Official name : Crossandra massaica Mildbr.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) cobra bite, chewed leaves, spit the juice on the wound
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Masaï)
Vernacular name : not registered
Croton dichogamus Pax
Official name : Croton dichogamus Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) tonic, chopped roots of Croton dichogamus are added in goat soup, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Cyathula polycephala Baker
Official name : Cyathula polycephala Baker
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(055)
Recipes : H(055) emetic in the treatment of H(051) paludism, decoction of roots of Cyathula polycephala, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Dissotis irvingiana Hook. var. irvingiana f. abyssinica
Official name : Dissotis irvingiana Hook. var. irvingiana f. abyssinica
Family : Melastomataceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, decoction of roots of Dissotis irvingiana .... var. irvingiana f. abyssinica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Dissotis irvingiana Hook. var. irvingiana f. abyssinica
Official name : Dissotis irvingiana Hook. var. irvingiana f. abyssinica
Family : Melastomataceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, decoction of the roots of Irvingia Dissotis .... var. irvingiana f. abyssinica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Dombeya goetzenii K. Schum.
Official name : Dombeya goetzenii K. Schum.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Symptoms : H(135)
Recipes : H(135), digestion, barks, decoction, V.O, digestion after a copious meal
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Official name : Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000), internal pains, roots, decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Official name : Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(030)
Recipes : H(030), stems, decoction (H2O), V.O.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Euphorbia schimperiana Scheele
Official name : Euphorbia schimperiana Scheele
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(108)
Recipes : H(037) coughs and H(108) colds, paste of the leaves of Euphorbia schimperiana poundes in H2O, liquid, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name : Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sur Forssk.
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach upsets, infusion of pounded barks of Ficus capensis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Fuerstia africana T.C.E. Fries
Official name : Fuerstia africana T.C.E. Fries
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F. Gmel.
Official name : Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F. Gmel.
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) stomach aches, the barks of Hagenia abyssinica are pounded and the paste is added in cold H2O. VO. the liquid
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Heeria reticulata (Bak. f.) Engl.
Official name : Heeria reticulata (Bak. f.) Engl.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Ozoroa reticulata (Baker f.) R. Fern. & A. Fern. , Ozoroa insignis subsp. reticulata (Baker f.) J.B.Gillett
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), H(104), twigs barks of Heeria reticulata, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Masaï)
Vernacular name : not registered
Helichrysum gerberifolium Sch.Bip. ex A.Rich.
Official name : Helichrysum gerberifolium Sch.Bip. ex A.Rich.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) baby, leaves, ashes, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Masaï)
Vernacular name : not registered
Indigofera spicata Forssk.
Official name : Indigofera spicata Forssk.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), roots of Indigofera spicata , chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Jasminum floribundum R. Br. ex Fresen.
Official name : Jasminum floribundum R. Br. ex Fresen.
Family : Oleaceae
Synonyms : Jasminum grandiflorum L. subsp. floribundum (R.Br. ex Fresen.) P.S.Green
Symptoms : H(008), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), roots decoction, VO.
H(068), leaves, RNS.
H(104), roots decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Justicia flava (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Justicia flava (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(037)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Justicia flava, decoction, RNS.
H(008) diarrhoea, roots are chewed and the juice swallowed + drink of H2O
H(037) cough, roots of Justicia, to chew
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Masaï)
Vernacular name : not registered
Kalanchoe densiflora Rolfe
Official name : Kalanchoe densiflora Rolfe
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism, heated leaves of Kalanchoe densiflora , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Kalanchoe glaucescens Britt.
Official name : Kalanchoe glaucescens Britt.
Family : Crassulaceae
Synonyms : Kalanchoe beniensis De Wild.
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113), hot leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Kalanchoe sp.
Official name : Kalanchoe sp.
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism, heated leaves of Kalanchoe sp. , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Official name : Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), roots, infusion, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Loranthus sp.
Official name : Loranthus sp.
Family : Loranthaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, twigs of Loranthus sp., heated in fire, ara used to burn the skin of the chest
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Official name : Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Microglossa volubilis (Wallich) DC. , Conyza pyrifolia Lam.
Symptoms : H(055), H(051)
Recipes : H(055) for (H(051), infusion leaves, V.O.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Masaï)
Vernacular name : not registered
Myrica salicifolia Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Myrica salicifolia Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : Myricaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) childs, barks , decoction (H2O), + milk
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Myrsine africana L.
Official name : Myrsine africana L.
Family : Myrsinaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), dry leaves, powder + milk, VO. during 12 h stomach at rest
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Ormocarpum trichocarpum (Taub.) Harms
Official name : Ormocarpum trichocarpum (Taub.) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), decoction of roots of Ormocarpum trichocarpum, VO. In early stages of pregnacy
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Pappea capensis Ecklon & Zeyher
Official name : Pappea capensis Ecklon & Zeyher
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), barks ONS., decoction (H2O), soup, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Pentas longiflora Oliv.
Official name : Pentas longiflora Oliv.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(051)
Recipes : H(006), roots decoction (H2O) + milk
H(051), roots decoction (H2O) + milk, induce diarrhoea
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Pentas zanzibarica (Klotzsch) Vatke
Official name : Pentas zanzibarica (Klotzsch) Vatke
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) new. born, barks of Pentas zanzibarica, decoction (H2O) + milk, VO.
H(091) childeren, tea from leaves or roots, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Pergularia extensa (Jacq.) N.E. Br.
Official name : Pergularia extensa (Jacq.) N.E. Br.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Cynanchum cordifolium Retz. , Cynanchum extensum Jacq.
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach pains, infusion of roots of Pergularia extensa, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Phyllanthus nummulariifolius Poiret
Official name : Phyllanthus nummulariifolius Poiret
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Pollichia campestris Aiton
Official name : Pollichia campestris Aiton
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, infusion of roots of Pollichia campestris, VO. It causes vomiting and diarrhoea
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Pollichia campestris Aiton
Official name : Pollichia campestris Aiton
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055) emetic, decoction of roots of Pollichia campestris, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Polygonum setosulum Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Polygonum setosulum Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) whitch doctors bate the dying with an infusion of leaves of Polygonum setosulum in order to revive them
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkman
Official name : Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkman
Family : Rosaceae
Synonyms : Pygeum africanum Hook. f.
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach aches, pounded barks of Pygeum africanum added in H2O, the red liquid is VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Ranunculus multifidus Forssk.
Official name : Ranunculus multifidus Forssk.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, fresh seeds + honey, chewed, V.O.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Rhamnus prinoides L' Hérit.
Official name : Rhamnus prinoides L' Hérit.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(100) gono., roots decoction, VO.
H(113), roots decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Rhoicissus revoilii Planch.
Official name : Rhoicissus revoilii Planch.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) + H(111)anaesthetic, pounded stems, juice
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Official name : Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Rhoicissus erythrodes (Fresen.) Planch.
Symptoms : H(004), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) + H(111)anaesthetic, pounded stems, juice
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), rOOTS, decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Rumex abyssinicus Jacq.
Official name : Rumex abyssinicus Jacq.
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), roots, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Schefflera volkensii (Engl.) Harms
Official name : Schefflera volkensii (Engl.) Harms
Family : Araliaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(108)
Recipes : H(108) cold andH(037) coughs, gum of Schefflera volkens ground up with honey, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Solanum aculeastrum Dunal
Official name : Solanum aculeastrum Dunal
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum aculeastrum Dunal var. albifolium (C.H.Wright) Bitter
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gono., roots decoction, + bran, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : H(045), H(055), H(104)
Recipes : H(045) whitlow, local application
H(104), chewed roots
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Solanum mauense Bitter
Official name : Solanum mauense Bitter
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(037)
Recipes : H(013), roots of Solanum mauense, decoction, RNS.
H(037) pneumonia, leaves, decoction, V.O.
H(037) pneumonia, berries of Solanum mauense are cooked, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Solanum sessilistellatum Bitter
Official name : Solanum sessilistellatum Bitter
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, roots of Solanum sessilistellatum are baked, chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Sphaeranthus bullatus Matt. F.
Official name : Sphaeranthus bullatus Matt. F.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) tonic for childeren and adolescents, decoction of leaves of Sphaeranthus bullatus, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Steganotaenia araliacea Hochst.
Official name : Steganotaenia araliacea Hochst.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery adults, decoction of barks of Steganotaenia araliacea in milk, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Struthiola thomsonii Oliv.
Official name : Struthiola thomsonii Oliv.
Family : Thymaeleaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach aches, infusion of roots of Struthiola thomsonii in milk, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Syzygium cordatum Hochst. in C.Krauss
Official name : Syzygium cordatum Hochst. in C.Krauss
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), ponded bark in cold H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.
Official name : Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach aches, infusion of roots and barks of Syzygium guineense, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Teclea nobilis Delile
Official name : Teclea nobilis Delile
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism, decoction of roots and branches of Teclea nobilis + honey, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Teclea simplicifolia (Engl.) Verdoorn
Official name : Teclea simplicifolia (Engl.) Verdoorn
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) chest troubles, decoction of barks and leaves of Teclea simplicifolia, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Toddalia aculeata Pers.
Official name : Toddalia aculeata Pers.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Toddalia asiatica (L.) Lam.
Symptoms : H(037), H(108)
Recipes : H(037) cough and H(108) colds, decoction of fruits of Toddalia asiatica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Tragia brevipes Pax
Official name : Tragia brevipes Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(113)
Recipes : H(006) child, roots decoction, VO.
H(113), leaves friction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Tridax procumbens L.
Official name : Tridax procumbens L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(051), H(104), chewed leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Masaï)
Vernacular name : not registered
Urera hypselodendron (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Wedd.
Official name : Urera hypselodendron (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Wedd.
Family : Urticaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) pregnant woman, stems of Urera hypselodendron, decoction + milk, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Vernonia sp.
Official name : Vernonia sp.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) skin sores, leaves of Vernonia sp., RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Warburgia ugandensis Sprague
Official name : Warburgia ugandensis Sprague
Family : Canellaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fever, the fruits of Warburgia ugandensis are chewed
H(051) paludism, infusion of barks and leaves, VO. It causes violent vomiting
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Withania somnifera (L.) Dun.
Official name : Withania somnifera (L.) Dun.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Physalis somnifera L.
Symptoms : H(100), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(100) gono., roots of Withania somnifera, decoction, VO.
H(113), hot leaves, local application
H(104) stomach, roots, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Ziziphus mucronata Willd.
Official name : Ziziphus mucronata Willd.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach troubles, infusion of barks of Ziziphus mucronata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered