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Reference : HH 16

Author(s) : Haerdi, F.
Title : Afrikanische Heilpflanzen. Die Eingeborenen-Heilpflanzen des Ulanga- Distriktes Tanganjikas (Ostafrika). Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 1-278 (1964) Published : 1964, Verlag für Recht und Gesellschaft (Basel)
Reference HH 16 has information about 150 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(077), H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(077) antemetic, leaves juice of Abrus precatorius + maceration of roots, VO., 2 tablespoons
H(068) tenia, extract from roots of Abrus precatorius of Cissampelos mucronata, VO.
H(100) gonorrhoea, leaves juice, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, leaves juice + roots extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : jequirity, indian liquorice (English), mesa ya fishuka (Kimbunga), macho ya mlungu (Swahili) nakaliere (Kipogoro)
Acacia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Acacia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia sieberiana DC. var. sieberiana
Symptoms : H(086), H(179)
Recipes : H(086) child scrofula, extract from roots of Acacia sieberiana DC. var. sieberiana, VO.
H(179) kidney disease, local application of fresh barks
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : msondomiba (Kimbunga)
Acalypha ornata Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Official name : Acalypha ornata Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), wounds, powder of dried inflorescences of Psorospermum febrifugum + powder ONS of Acalypha ornata, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : njiga (Kingindo), sungulusi (Kihehe)
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(051), H(103)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, barks powder of Adansonia digitata, to mix with food
H(103) toothache, extract from barks, rinse the teeth
H(201) mental Illnes, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mbuyu (Swahili), nonji (Kingindo)
Afrormosia angolensis (Baker) De Wild.
Official name : Afrormosia angolensis (Baker) De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(191)
Recipes : H(191) bad blood circulation at the extremities, extract from barks of Piliostigma thonningii of Dalbergia melanoxylon of Sclerocarya birrea of Vitex doniana + extract from roots of Afrormosia angolensis, steam bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mwanga, muwanga (Kimbunga, Kipogoro, Kihehe)
Afzelia quanzensis Welw.
Official name : Afzelia quanzensis Welw.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, extract from barks of Afzelia quanzensis, VO.
H(051) child paludism, barks maceration (H2O), bath
H(051) paludism, extract from barks in a bath + leaves juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : lucky bean tree, mahogany bean tree (English), mbambakofi (Swahili), mbarikiwa, mpande (Kimbunga), mupolopondwa (Kihehe)
Albizia petersiana (Bolle) Oliv.
Official name : Albizia petersiana (Bolle) Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) scabies, local application of pounded roots of Albizia petersiana
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mkalala (Kisagara), msosofi (Kihehe)
Alepidea amatymbica Eckl. & Zeyh.
Official name : Alepidea amatymbica Eckl. & Zeyh.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(108), H(118)
Recipes : H(118) sore throat,H(037) coughs andH(037) colds, roots of Alepidea amatymbica
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : iqwili
Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Official name : Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(099), H(137), H(169), H(178), H(201)
Recipes : H(099) + H(201) sedative in cases of mental illness, H(099) epilepsy, roots extract + leaves juice of Allophylus africanus, VO.
H(137) + H(169) analgesic in cases of hernia, roots and barks extract + leaves juice, VO.
H(178) heart disease, leaves juice of Allophylus africanus of Dalbergia melanoxylon, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mwinamu (Kimbunga), mwenyegiguru, msosa (Kihehe), mtafuna kwa sasa (Kipogoro)
Aloe striatula Haw.
Official name : Aloe striatula Haw.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, crushed root of Aloe striatula infusion administered orally or as an enema
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : ingcelwane
Alysicarpus glumaceus (Vahl) DC.
Official name : Alysicarpus glumaceus (Vahl) DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(027), H(037), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) old wounds, H(111) burns, powder of dried leaves of Alysicarpus glumaceus in local application
H(008) diarrhoea, H(027) prevention of abortion, roots extract + leaves juice, VO.
H(037), roots extract , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : nasawa (Kimbunga), luseisei (Kipogoro), lunyamoto (Kisagara)
Anacardium occidentale L.
Official name : Anacardium occidentale L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves juice of Anacardium occidentale, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : korosho (Swahili)
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(008), H(078), H(087), H(186)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves juice of Annona chrysophylla , VO.
H(078) + H(087), tumors purulent, roots and leaves of Annona chrysophylla , to pound, local application
H(186) expectorant, roots of Annona chrysophylla of Combretum microlepidotum (syn: Combretum molle R.Br.) juice extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mdopeta (Kimbungu, Kipogoro)
Annona squamosa L.
Official name : Annona squamosa L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, extract of leaves of Annona squamosa, VO. 1/3 cup every 3 days
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : sweet-sop, sugar-apple (English), pomme cannelle (Français), mastaferi (swahili)
Aristolochia petersiana Klotzsch
Official name : Aristolochia petersiana Klotzsch
Family : Aristolochiaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, leaves of Cassia singueana + roots of Fagara lindensis + roots of Aristolochia petersiana, to pound, maceration H20, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kindukule (Kimbunga, Kihehe), ), kisikio ya buga (Kirufiji), kayoka (Kipogoro)
Bersama abyssinica Fres.
Official name : Bersama abyssinica Fres.
Family : Melianthaceae
Synonyms : Bersama abyssinica subsp. engleriana (Gürke) F.White
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac, barks powder of Bersama abyssinica in beer, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mbachamono (Kimbunga), mbassamono (Kihehe)
Boscia salicifolia Oliv.
Official name : Boscia salicifolia Oliv.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Boscia powellii Sprague & Green , Boscia stylosa Gilg & Bened.
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(013), H(139)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, infusion of pounded barks of Boscia salicifolia, eyes bath and steam bath
H(004) fresh wounds, leaves juice on dressing
H(013) abscess,H(013) boils, roots extract + pounded leaves, local application on hard abscesses
H(139) aphrodisiac, roots and barks extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mpotolo (Kipogoro), mlilabunjo, kimwaganga (Kimbunga), mulindingo (Kingindo)
Bowiea volubilis Harv. ex Hook. f.
Official name : Bowiea volubilis Harv. ex Hook. f.
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) bulb of Bowiea volubilis boiled, water changed many times then used as a purgative
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : umgagagana
Brachystegia boehmii Taub.
Official name : Brachystegia boehmii Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(036)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, barks decoction of Brachystegia boehmii, make an ointment , local application
H(036) vertigo, leaves juice, VO.
H(051) paludism, extract from barks, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : myombo (Swahili), muhani (Kihehe)
Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Official name : Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, roots extract, leaves juice, barks maceration of Bridelia micrantha, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mwija (Kimbunga, Kipogoro, Kihehe)
Brunsvigia grandiflora Lindl.
Official name : Brunsvigia grandiflora Lindl.
Family : Amaryllidaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) outer bulb scale of Brunsvigia grandiflora used as circumcision dressing rapid healing reported
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : isichwe
Canavalia gladiata (Jacq.) DC.
Official name : Canavalia gladiata (Jacq.) DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, extract from roots of Canavalia gladiata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : muhunguta (Kisagara)
Capparis erythrocarpus Isert
Official name : Capparis erythrocarpus Isert
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Capparis acuminata De Wild.
Symptoms : H(001), H(013), H(092)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, pounded roots barks of Capparis erythrocarpus, steambath
H(013) abscess, pounded roots barks, make an ointment
H(092)this plant is very toxic !
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : lutono (Kimbunga)
Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Official name : Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Capparis polymorpha Guill. & Pers. , Capparis persicifolia A.Rich.
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, grated barks of Capparis tomentosa in hot H2O, steambath
H(013) + H(087) purulent abscesses, pounded roots barks in dressing
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : lutono (Kimbunga)
Carpobrotus edulis (L.) N.E.Br.
Official name : Carpobrotus edulis (L.) N.E.Br.
Family : Aizoaceae
Symptoms : H(080), H(118), H(171)
Recipes : H(080) allergy, H(171) diabetes, sap of Carpobrotus edulis, RNS
H(118) sore throats, leaves chewed
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Carvalhoa macrophylla K.Schum.
Official name : Carvalhoa macrophylla K.Schum.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) bilharziosis, H(100) gonorrhoea, VO., extract from roots of Euphorbia tirucalli of Steganotaenia araliacea of Carvalhoa macrophylla of Mucuna poggei of Triclisia sacleuxii, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : ndenyandenya, ndeniadenia, kilebeti (Kimbunga), nyawihongo (Kihehe), mkalanga (Kibena)
Cassia petersiana Bolle
Official name : Cassia petersiana Bolle
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna petersiana (Bolle) Lock
Symptoms : H(004), H(005), H(006), H(013), H(037), H(068), H(087), H(103)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, barks decoction of roots of Cassia petersiana, make an ointment , local application
H(005) oedema, roots extract + leaves juice, VO.
H(006) laxative, H(068) vermifuge, roots extract + leaves juice of Cassia petersiana, VO.
H(013) abscess + H(087) (purulent abscesses), roots extract + leaves juice of Cassia petersiana + extract from roots of Dalbergia lactea , VO.
H(037) pneumonia, leaves juice, VO.
H(103) firmed for loose teeth, extract from barks, gargles
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mpambaduma (Kihehe), mteteleka (Kimbunga), mpumbunyama (Kimbunga, Kipogora)
Cassia singueana Delile
Official name : Cassia singueana Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna singueana (Delile) Lock , Cassia goratensis Fresen.
Symptoms : H(020), H(051), H(100)
Recipes : H(020) snake, leaves of Cassia singueana + roots of Fagara lindensis (mlungufumbi (Kipogoro)) + roots of Aristolochia petersiana (kindukule (Kimbunga, Kihehe), ), kisikio ya buga (Kirufiji), kayoka (Kipogoro)), to pound, maceration H20, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves juice, VO.
H(100) lésions syphilitiques, juice ou / et powder of leaves of Cassia singueana of Ficus sp., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : nakapalassi (Kiporogo)
Cassytha filiformis L.
Official name : Cassytha filiformis L.
Family : Lauraceae
Synonyms : Cassytha guineensis Schum. & Thonn.
Symptoms : H(051), H(068)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(068) hookworm, juice of whole plante of Cassytha filiformis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : ngalikitepo (Kimbunga)
Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Official name : Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) tenia, extract from roots of Abrus precatorius of Cissampelos mucronata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : ludili, ludiri (Kimbunga), lukija (Kihehe), lujiji (Kipogoro), kiputujandessi (Kisagara)
Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsumara & Makai
Official name : Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsumara & Makai
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Citrullus vulgaris Eckl. & Zeyh. , Colocynthis citrullus (L.) Kuntze
Symptoms : H(014), H(051), H(175)
Recipes : H(014) + H(175) leaves of Citrullus lanatus pounded in bandage on whitlow
H(051) paludism, leaves juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mitikiti (Kimbunga, Kipogoro)
Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Official name : Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(027)
Recipes : H(027) prevention of abortion, extract from roots of Clausena anisata, VO.
H(051) child paludism, leaves juice in friction et VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kalifunbula (Kimbunga, Kipogoro, Kihehe)
Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Official name : Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) child paludism, leaves juice + extract from roots of Clerodendrum myricoides, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : lutugutu (Kihehe
Coccinia adoensis (A. Rich.) Cogn.
Official name : Coccinia adoensis (A. Rich.) Cogn.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) dental abscesses, leaves juice et roots of Coccinia adoensis, rinse
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : lutetere (Kisagara)
Combretum adenogonium Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Combretum adenogonium Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum fragrans F. Hoffm. , Combretum ghasalense Engl. & Diels
Symptoms : H(008), H(027)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(027) prevention of abortion, leaves juice et extract from roots of Combretum ghasalense, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mlamata (Kimbunga)
Combretum molle R. Br.
Official name : Combretum molle R. Br.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum microlepidotum Engl.
Symptoms : H(100), H(186)
Recipes : H(100) syphilis, extract from roots of Securinega virosa of Psorospermum febrifugum of Combretum microlepidotum of Premna senensis (kinamoto (Kihehe), lutiku (Kimbunga), kinyaulu (Kisagara)), VO.
H(186) expectorant, roots of Annona chrysophylla of Combretum microlepidotum, juice extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mlama (Kimbunga), mukule, mlamanyagi (Kihehe)
Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Official name : Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, barks powder of Commiphora africana, to mix with food
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : muguwa (Kingindo, muwa (Swahili), mzeke (Kipogoro)
Cordia abyssinica R. Br.
Official name : Cordia abyssinica R. Br.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(069)
Recipes : H(004) old wounds, powder of leaves of Cordia abyssinica, local application
H(069) bilharziosis, roots extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Official name : Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Rondeletia africana T. Winterb.
Symptoms : H(022), H(037), H(068), H(112), H(186)
Recipes : H(022) oxytocic, barks maceration of Crossopteryx febrifuga, VO.
H(037) tuberculosis, H(186) expectorant, roots extract, VO.
H(068) hookworm, powder of roots barks in food
H(112) abortifacient, flour of barks in food
H(112) abortifacient, extract from barks, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mkomanjiko (Kimbunga), muhongolanjiko, mwahama (Kihehe, mjongamiko (Kirufiji)
Cyperus papyrus L.
Official name : Cyperus papyrus L.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, leaves juice of Maytenus senescabiesnsis + extract from roots of Cyperus papyrus, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : lifwama (Kindamba)
Dalbergia boehmii Taub.
Official name : Dalbergia boehmii Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) child paludism, extract from roots of Dalbergia boehmii + extract from barks of Stereospermum kunthianum, VO. + bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : msuati (Kihehe, Kipogoro)
Dalbergia lactea Vatke
Official name : Dalbergia lactea Vatke
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(068), H(087), H(109)
Recipes : H(013) abscess + H(087) (purulent abscesses), roots extract + leaves juice of Cassia petersiana + extract from roots of Dalbergia lactea , VO
H(068) ascaris, extract from roots of Dalbergia lactea of Pennisetum purpureum, VO.
H(109) lumbago, sciatica, roots scrapings of Dalbergia lactea + stems calcined of Pennisetum purpureum + scrapings of buffalo bones, scarification in the hip
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : tambalangwenzi (Kihehe, Kisagara), mgungu (Kihehe)
Dalbergia melanoxylon Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Dalbergia melanoxylon Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(191)
Recipes : H(191) bad blood circulation at the extremities, extract from barks of Piliostigma thonningii of Dalbergia melanoxylon of Sclerocarya birrea of Vitex doniana + extract from roots of Afrormosia angolensis (mwanga, muwanga (Kimbunga, Kipogoro, Kihehe), steam bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mpingu, mpingo (Swahili, Kimbunga, Kipogoro)
Dalbergia nitidula Bak.
Official name : Dalbergia nitidula Bak.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Dalbergia dekindtiana Harms
Symptoms : H(004), H(051)
Recipes : H(004), local application of roots of Dalbergia nitidula on the wounds
H(051) paludism, roots extract , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mulengwe, mlengwe (Kihehe)
Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name : Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(173)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, leaves juice + grated roots of Dichrostachys cinerea, VO.
H(173), ash fruit + leaves + oil, local application
H(173) leaves juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kingungata (Kimbunga), kingunguti, mjenjeza (Kipogoro)
Diodia scandens Sw.
Official name : Diodia scandens Sw.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(013), H(037), H(087), H(186)
Recipes : H(002) galactogen, barks roots, leaves juice of Diodia scandens, VO.
H(013) + H(087) purulent abscesses, roots extract, VO.
H(037) + H(186) expectorant in cases of cough, leaves juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : munyamunyamu (Kihehe, Kisagara)
Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Official name : Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(086)
Recipes : H(008) wounds, barks powder of Diospyros mespiliformis in local application
H(051) paludism, H(086) scrofula, roots extract + leaves juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mkulukuti (Kimgunga, Kipogoro, Kihehe)
Diplorhynchus condylocarpon (Muell. Arg.) Pichon
Official name : Diplorhynchus condylocarpon (Muell. Arg.) Pichon
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Diplorhynchus angolensis Büttner
Symptoms : H(002), H(060), H(068), H(166), H(184)
Recipes : H(002) galactogen, latex of Diplorhynchus condylocarpon of Saba comorensis, VO.
H(060) bilharziosis, H(166) spasm, roots extract, VO.
H(068) vermifuge, roots extract, VO.
H(100) gonorrhoea, roots extract + leaves juice, VO.
H(184) hydrocele, VO. extract from barks and barks roots of Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia of Afrormosia angolensis (mwanga, muwanga (Kibunga, Kipogoro, Kihehe) of Diplorhynchus condylocarpon
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mto (Kimbunga), mtogo (Kimbunga, Kihehe, Kipogora)
Duchesnea indica (Jacks.) Focke
Official name : Duchesnea indica (Jacks.) Focke
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea known as isisusenja, crushed roots of Duchesnea indica an ingredient in a décoction, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : igunube
Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(037) cough , catarrh, extract from roots of Entada abyssinica, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves juice ou roots extract, VO.
H(104) stomach ache, leaves juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mbilinge (Kividunda), mlengelenge (Kingindo), kisegesse (Kimbunga)
Eriosema psoraleoides (Lam.) G. Don
Official name : Eriosema psoraleoides (Lam.) G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Eriosema cajanoides (Guill. et Perr.) Hook. f.
Symptoms : H(027), H(038), H(051), H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(027) prevention of abortion, roots extract + leaves juice of Eriosema psoraleoides of Piliostigma thonningii , VO.
H(038) cystitis, roots extract or leaves juice, VO.
H(051) paludism, extract from roots of Eriosema psoraleoides, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, decoction of roots of Eriosema psoraleoides of Rhynchosia minima.... var. prostrata , VO.
H(100) gonorrhoea, roots extract + leaves juice of Eriosema psoraleoides, VO.
H(118) angina, H(155) tonsillitis, roots extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kipangipangi (Kimbunga), lupangipangi (Kipogoro), lunganya (Kihehe), mpigingi (Kibena)
Erythrina sacleuxii Hua
Official name : Erythrina sacleuxii Hua
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(173)
Recipes : H(173), mashed roots and leaves of Rubia cordifolia of Erythrina sacleuxii, extract, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : muhemi (Kihehe), mtungulugoma (Kiporogo), muwongolomo (Kimbunga)
Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Official name : Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Erythrophleum suaveolens (Guill. & Perr.) Brenan
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, extract from barks of Erythrophleum guineense, VO. small doses
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : ordeal tree, red water tree (English), muahi (Kimbunga), muafu (Kihehe)
Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Official name : Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092), latex of Euphorbia candelabrum mixed in food is a poison, can cause death
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : lipangapanga (Kipogoro)
Euphorbia hirta L.
Official name : Euphorbia hirta L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia pilulifera var. procumbens Boiss. , Euphorbia hirta var. procumbens Br. , Chamaesyce hirta (L.) Millsp.
Symptoms : H(001), H(002), H(100), H(118), H(139)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, plant extract of Euphorbia hirta in ocular instillation
H(002) galactogen, plant extract, friction of breasts and VO.
H(100) gonorrhoea, plant juice, VO.
H(118) angina, leaves juice, gargle
H(139) aphrodisiac, plant extract of Euphorbia hirta of Crinum sp. (kikowo (Kihehe), likowokowo (Kipogoro)), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : namuhanga (Kimbunga), muwa (Kipogoro)
Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Official name : Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia laro Drake
Symptoms : H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(068) bilharziosis, H(100) gonorrhoea, VO., extract from roots of Euphorbia tirucalli of Steganotaenia araliacea of Carvalhoa macrophylla (ndenyandenya, ndeniadenia, kilebeti (Kimbunga), nyawihongo (Kihehe), mkalanga (Kibena)) of Mucuna poggei (lijenjewage (Kipogoro), ligengewage (Kimbunga), libumu (Kihehe), mikessere (Kibena)) of Triclisia sacleuxii (mikalagube (Kibena), mikija (Kihehe), kiguru (Kingindo)), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mgofu (Kihehe, Kibena)
Fagara chalybea (Engl.) Engl.
Official name : Fagara chalybea (Engl.) Engl.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(068)
Recipes : H(037) inflammation of the lungs, H(068) hookworm, extract from roots of Fagara chalybea, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : muhuluhumbi, mulunguhumbi (Kimbunga)
Fagara lindensis Engl.
Official name : Fagara lindensis Engl.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, leaves of Cassia singueana + roots of Fagara lindensis + roots of Aristolochia petersiana, to pound, maceration H20, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mlungufumbi (Kipogoro)
Ficus sp.
Official name : Ficus sp.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphilitic lesions, juice or / and powder of leaves of Cassia singueana of Ficus sp., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mshasha (Kimbunga, Kipogoro)
Gouania longispicata Engl.
Official name : Gouania longispicata Engl.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, extract from roots of Gouania longispicata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kamanda (Kisagara, Kihehe), likamanda, lisasama (Kibunga, Kipogoro)
Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Official name : Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Cleome gynandra L. , Gynandropsis pentaphylla DC.
Symptoms : H(001), H(126)
Recipes : H(001), leaves juice Gynandropsis gynandra in ocular instillation
H(126) + H(175) liver pain, H(175) + H(179) kidney pain, leaves pulp heated, in poultices
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : namwangi, namgangi (Kimbunga, Kipogoro), kihehe (Nyaganga)
Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Official name : Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Family : Simaroubaceae
Synonyms : Harrisonia occidentalis Engl.
Symptoms : H(013), H(018), H(026), H(051), H(068)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, H(026) painful menstruation, extract from roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
H(018) headache, extract of leaves, inhalation
H(051) paludism, roots extract + leaves juice, VO.
H(068) vermifuge, leaves juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : msangalasi (Kimbunga), mkangalakasa (Kipogoro)
Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(051), H(116)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, extract from pounded internal barks of Harungana madagascariensis, slightly warm, VO. 1/2 cup
H(051) paludism, juice of roots and leaves, VO.
H(116) amenorrhoea, leaves juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : msongoliko (Kipogoro), mtunu (Kihehe)
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(051), H(139)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fresh roots of Heeria reticulata , VO.
H(051) paludism, barks powder of roots in tea, VO.
H(139) aphrodisiac, roots cooked in rice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : nimandwendwe (Kingindo)
Heinsia pulchella (G. Don) K. Schum.
Official name : Heinsia pulchella (G. Don) K. Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(099)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, grated roots of Heinsia pulchella, VO.
H(099) epilepsy, bark powder of roots, VO.
H(099) epilepsy, leaves juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kalimenya (Kimbunga), kayenda (Kirufiji), ndenyandenya (Kingoni)
Hibiscus fuscus Garcke
Official name : Hibiscus fuscus Garcke
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(173)
Recipes : H(173), rub the spot of tuberculoid leprosy with the powder of leaves of Hibiscus fuscus in des scarifications
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : likwessere, mikwessere (Kihehe)
Hibiscus surattensis L.
Official name : Hibiscus surattensis L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(027), H(036), H(111), H(175)
Recipes : H(004) + H(175), leaves of Hibiscus surattensis en dressing sur wounds
H(006) laxative, roots extract, VO.
H(027) prevention of abortion, H(036) vertigo, leaves juice, VO.
H(111) burns, powder of leaves, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : nantonangi (Kinibunga)
Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Official name : Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(027), H(051), H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(027) prevention of abortion, roots extract, leaves juice of Hymenocardia acida of Pteleopsis myrtifolia (mnepa (Kimbunga, Kipogoro, Kihehe)), VO.
H(051) paludism, grated barks + extracts of pounded leaves in H2O, VO.
H(068) amoebiasis, extracts of roots + leaves juice, VO.
H(100) syphilitic sores, barks powder et powder of cuivre (coins grated) in local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : chotawatwa (Kimbunga), motawatwa (Kibena), kigongonobaranga (Kingindo), musangulanguta (Kihehe)
Hypoxis sp.
Official name : Hypoxis sp.
Family : Hypoxidaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(034), H(078), H(099)
Recipes : H(013) ulcers and H(099) hysteria, rhizome extraction of Hypoxis sp.used by Zulu healers, RNS.
H(034) heart palpitations and H(078) cancer, rhizome extraction of Hypoxis sp.used for by homeopath
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : inongwe (Xhosa); inkomfe (Zulu)
Iboza multiflora (Benth.) E.A. Bruce
Official name : Iboza multiflora (Benth.) E.A. Bruce
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, juice from roots of Triumfetta rhomboidea of Illigera sp. (kayuni (Kipogoro)) of Iboza multiflora, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : muswambimbi (Kipogoro)
Illigera sp.
Official name : Illigera sp.
Family : Hernandiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, juice from roots of Triumfetta rhomboidea of Illigera sp. (kayuni (Kipogoro)) of Iboza multiflora, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kayuni (Kipogoro)
Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Official name : Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(068) ascaris, H(100) gonorrhoea, roots extract + leaves juice of Indigofera arrecta, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : java-indigo, natal-indigo (English), kichapichapi (Kimbunga), myengayenga (Kihehe)
Indigofera spicata Forssk.
Official name : Indigofera spicata Forssk.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(068)
Recipes : H(037) cough, catarrh, extract from roots of Indigofera spicata, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, juice of roots, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : nakabewa (Kimbunga), kalembeka (Kipogoro)
Kigelia aethiopica Decne.
Official name : Kigelia aethiopica Decne.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(175)
Recipes : H(004) + H(175) wounds, extract from barks of Kigelia aethiopica in poultice
H(004) wounds, clean the wounds with the barks maceration + barks powder on wounds + roots extract, VO. 2x / day
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mfungwa (Kimbunga)
Lagenaria sphaerica (Sond.) Naud.
Official name : Lagenaria sphaerica (Sond.) Naud.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Sphaerosicyos sphaericus (Sond.) Cogn.
Symptoms : H(051), H(068), H(127)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves juice of Lagenaria sphaerica, VO.
H(068) small intestinal worms, juice of pounded roots, VO.
H(127) pain and swelling of the spleen, juice of fruit, frictions on scarifications
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : litunguluwele (Kihehe), linderendere (Kibunga), lipukuyi (Kipogoro)
Lannea edulis (Sond.) Engl.
Official name : Lannea edulis (Sond.) Engl.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(051)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, powder of leaves of Lannea edulis in local application
H(013) abscess, roots extract, VO.
H(051) paludism, roots extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : lihambalimwe (Kihehe)
Lantana trifolia L.
Official name : Lantana trifolia L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(068)
Recipes : H(051) child paludism,juice leaves of Lantana trifolia, VO.
H(068) ascaris, roots extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mende (Kisagara
Maerua angolensis DC.
Official name : Maerua angolensis DC.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(087), H(139), H(175)
Recipes : H(004) + H(175) cataplasme sur plaies fraîches, leaves juice of Maerua angolensis
H(013) + H(087) + H(175) cataplasme sur purulent abscesses, pounded leaves en cataplasme + juice of roots, VO.
H(139) aphrodisiac, barks juice et of roots, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mlilambunjo (Kimbunga), mpotolo (Kipogoro)
Matricaria nigellifolia var. tenuior DC.
Official name : Matricaria nigellifolia var. tenuior DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108) influenza, leaf and stem infusion of Matricaria nigellifolia var. tenuior, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : umhlonyane
Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Official name : Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Family : Celastraceae
Synonyms : Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes.
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(033)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves juice of Maytenus senescabiesnsis, VO.
H(013) , abscess, roots extract, VO.
H(033) female infertility, leaves juice of Maytenus senescabiesnsis + extract from roots of Cyperus papyrus, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, pounded leaves + sucre, extraire le jus, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : myotaduma (Kihehe, Kimbunga)
Momordica foetida Schumach.
Official name : Momordica foetida Schumach.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Momordica schimperiana Naud.
Symptoms : H(018), H(020), H(051), H(091), H(124)
Recipes : H(018) severe headaches, H(020) snake, H(124) epistaxis, leaves juice of Momordica foetida, VO.
H(051) child paludism + H(091) tonic, juice of pounded leaves, bathe the child + breastfeed
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kindelendere (Kimbunga), nisoyue (Kihehe), libwetamtuyi (Kipogoro)
Mucuna coriacea Bak.
Official name : Mucuna coriacea Bak.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) eczema, leaves juice of Mucuna coriacea of Trichodesma zeylanicum, VO.
H(100) gonorrhoea, roots extract, VO.
H(101) + H(088) abundant menstrua and astringent, roots extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : wahe (Kihehe)
Mucuna poggei Taub.
Official name : Mucuna poggei Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(068) bilharziosis, H(100) gonorrhoea, VO., extract from roots of Euphorbia tirucalli of Steganotaenia araliacea of Carvalhoa macrophylla of Mucuna poggei of Triclisia sacleuxii, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : lijenjewage (Kipogoro), ligengewage (Kimbunga), libumu (Kihehe), mikessere (Kibena)
Opilia celtidifolia (Guill. & Perr.) Endl.
Official name : Opilia celtidifolia (Guill. & Perr.) Endl.
Family : Opiliaceae
Synonyms : Opilia amentacea Roxb.
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, extract from roots of Opilia celtidifolia, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kiwaliwali (Kihehe)
Pachycarpus concolor E.Mey.
Official name : Pachycarpus concolor E.Mey.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(099), H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach pains, dried ground tuber of Pachycarpus concolor (a spoonful in cold water)
H(018)head ache and H(099) hysteria, dried ground tuber as snuff
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : ishongwe
Parinari curatellifolia Planch. ex Benth.
Official name : Parinari curatellifolia Planch. ex Benth.
Family : Chrysobalanaceae
Synonyms : Parinari curatellifolia Planch. ex Benth. subsp. mobola (Oliv.) R. A. Graham
Symptoms : H(068), H(201)
Recipes : H(068) hookworm, barks of Parinari curatellifolia mixed with soil of termite mounds, make pellets, VO.
H(201) mental Illnes, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : msaula (Kimbunga, Kihehe), mvula, mgama (Kimbunga)
Parinari excelsa Sabine
Official name : Parinari excelsa Sabine
Family : Chrysobalanaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(201)
Recipes : H(068) hookworm, barks of Parinari excelsa mixed with soil of termite mounds, make pellets, VO.
H(201) mental Illnes, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : msaula (Kimbunga, Kihehe), mvula, mgama (Kimbunga)
Parkia filicoidea Welw.
Official name : Parkia filicoidea Welw.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(051), H(201)
Recipes : H(002) galactogen, extract from barks of Parkia filicoidea, VO.
H(051) paludism, extract from barks, VO.
H(201) mental Illnes, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mukunde (Kihehe)
Paullinia pinnata L.
Official name : Paullinia pinnata L.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(027), H(051), H(068), H(091), H(175)
Recipes : H(004) + H(175), leaves juice of Paullinia pinnata, poultice on wounds
H(027) prevention of abortion, roots extract + leaves juice, VO.
H(051) paludism, H(068) hookworm, leaves juice, VO.
H(091) tonic, roots extract, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : nanango (Kinkindo, Kimbunga), libafu, lubafu (Kimbunga), nalupanga, namijinga (Kipogoro)
Pavetta crassipes K. Schum.
Official name : Pavetta crassipes K. Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(034), H(051), H(068)
Recipes : H(034) tachycardie, leaves juice of Pavetta crassipes, VO.
H(051) paludism, juice of feuille et powder of leaves, VO.
H(068) hookworm, roots extract et macéré of leaves, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : njajamu (Kimbunga), mlambita, nakajejema (Kipogoro)
Pennisetum purpureum Schumach.
Official name : Pennisetum purpureum Schumach.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(109)
Recipes : H(068) ascaris, extract from roots of Dalbergia lactea of Pennisetum purpureum, VO.
H(109) lumbago, sciatica, roots scrapings of Dalbergia lactea + stems calcined of Pennisetum purpureum + scrapings buffalo bones, scarification in the hip
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : magugu (Swahili)
Pentanisia prunelloides (Klotzsch ex. Eckl.& Zeyh.) Walp.
Official name : Pentanisia prunelloides (Klotzsch ex. Eckl.& Zeyh.) Walp.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(077), H(051)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea and H(077) anti-vomitory, H(051) fever remedy, dried powder of tubers of Pentanisia prunelloides, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : icikamli/o
Pentas zanzibarica (Klotzsch) Vatke
Official name : Pentas zanzibarica (Klotzsch) Vatke
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, extract from roots of Pentas zanzibarica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : ludungussa (Kihehe, Kisagara), kilanga (Kibena)
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(001), H(100)
Recipes : H(001) eye disease, latex of Pergularia extensa in ocular instillation
H(100) gonorrhoea, extract from roots of Tacazzea apiculata of Pergularia daemia
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kiduladula (Kihehe)
Phyllanthus discoideus (Baill.) Muell. Arg.
Official name : Phyllanthus discoideus (Baill.) Muell. Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(068) bilharziosis, H(100) gonorrhoea, roots extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kipalapala (Kimbunga, kipalanganga (Kihehe, Kimbunga)
Phyllanthus nummulariifolius Poiret
Official name : Phyllanthus nummulariifolius Poiret
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) hookworm, pounded leaves of Phyllanthus nummulariifolius of Phyllanthus niruroides, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kinanale (Kimbunga), kitissamukwe (Kihehe)
Phytolacca octandra L.
Official name : Phytolacca octandra L.
Family : Phytolaccaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), leaves of Phytolacca octandra applied to septic wound caused rapid healing
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : lesilonda
Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Bauhinia thonningii Schumach.
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(027), H(037), H(191)
Recipes : H(004) fresh wounds, extract from barks of Piliostigma thonningii, to cook, make an ointment , local application
H(008) diarrhoea, leaves juice, vO.
H(027) prevention of abortion, roots extract + leaves juice of Eriosema psoraleoides of Piliostigma thonningii , VO.
H(037) cough,H(037) pneumonia, extract from barks, VO.
H(191) bad blood circulation at the extremities, extract from barks of Piliostigma thonningii of Dalbergia melanoxylon (mpingu, mpingo (Swahili, Kimbunga, Kipogoro)) of Sclerocarya birrea of Vitex doniana + extract from roots of Afrormosia angolensis (mwanga, muwanga (Kimbunga, Kipogoro, Kihehe)), steam bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : msegesi (Kipogoro, Kimbunga)
Premna senensis Klotzsch
Official name : Premna senensis Klotzsch
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphilis, extract from roots of Securinega virosa of Psorospermum febrifugum of Combretum microlepidotum of Premna senensis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kinamoto (Kihehe), lutiku (Kimbunga), kinyaulu (Kisagara)
Protea madiensis Oliv.
Official name : Protea madiensis Oliv.
Family : Proteaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(018), H(051)
Recipes : H(008), stems barks of Protea madiensis pounded in H2O, VO. of l'extract
H(018) headaches, H(051) paludism, roots extract + leaves juice, VO.H(051)
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : nteruki, msese (Kypogoro)
Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn.
Official name : Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, catarrh, extract from roots of Pseudarthria hookeri, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kalimatika (Kimbunga)
Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia Pax
Official name : Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(037), H(100), H(116), H(184)
Recipes : H(001) eye disease, leaves juice of Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia, ocular instillation
H(008) diarrhoea, flour of barks in food
H(037) tuberculosis, extract from barks, VO.
H(100) gonorrhoea, maceration of barks + extract, VO.
H(116) amenorrhoea, extract from barks, VO.
H(184) hydrocele, VO. extract from barks and barks roots of Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia of Afrormosia angolensis (mwanga, muwanga (Kibunga, Kipogoro, Kihehe) of Diplorhynchus condylocarpon
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : msolo, mholo (Kimbunga, Kipogoro)
Psorospermum febrifugum Spach
Official name : Psorospermum febrifugum Spach
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(014), H(080), H(100)
Recipes : H(004), wounds, powder of dried inflorescences of Psorospermum febrifugum + powder ONS of Acalypha ornata (njiga (Kingindo), sungulusi (Kihehe)), local application
H(014) scabies, barks ashes + castor oil, massage in scarifications
H(014) scabies, H(080) allergies, extract from barks, let deposit, rub with the deposit
H(100) syphilis, extract from roots of Securinega virosa of Psorospermum febrifugum of Combretum microlepidotum of Premna senensis (kinamoto (Kihehe), lutiku (Kimbunga), kinyaulu (Kisagara)), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kitakata, kitakala (Kimbunga), kifyifyi (Kibena), mkauka, matwendwe (Kingindo)
Pteleopsis myrtifolia (M. A. Lawson) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Pteleopsis myrtifolia (M. A. Lawson) Engl. & Diels
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(027)
Recipes : H(027) prevention of abortion, roots extract, juice leaves of Hymenocardia acida of Pteleopsis myrtifolia (mnepa (Kimbunga, Kipogoro, Kihehe), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mnepa (Kimbunga, Kipogoro, Kihehe)
Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kühn
Official name : Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kühn
Family : Dennstaedtiaceae
Synonyms : Pteris aquilina L.
Symptoms : H(004), H(139)
Recipes : H(004) old wounds, local application of powder of dried fronds of Pteridium aquilinum
H(139) aphrodisiac, roots of Pteridium aquilinum + rhizom of Zingiber officinale, to pound, juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : missiru (Kihele), lusulua (Kipogoro)
Pterocarpus angolensis DC.
Official name : Pterocarpus angolensis DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(101)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(018) headaches, flour of barks of Pterocarpus angolensis, VO.
H(008) amoebic dysentery, barks juice of Pterocarpus angolensis of Sclerocarya caffra., VO.
H(037) cough, catarrh, ash fruit + honey, VO.
H(101) menorragie, roots extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mtumbati (Kimbunga, Kipogoro), muninga (Kihehe), mkarati (Kingindo)
Punica granatum L.
Official name : Punica granatum L.
Family : Lythraceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea (isisu senja), rind an ingredient of Punica granatum in decoction VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : pomegranite
Rauvolfia caffra Sond.
Official name : Rauvolfia caffra Sond.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Rauvolfia macrophylla Stapf
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(013) + H(087) purulent abscesses, roots extract or dried barks, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kimandoya (Kihehe)
Rhus dentata Thunb.
Official name : Rhus dentata Thunb.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit of Rhus dentata eaten to relieve thirst
H(118) sore throat remedy, leaves, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : ntlolokoshane
Rhynchosia minima (L.) DC. var. prostrata (Harvey) Meikle
Official name : Rhynchosia minima (L.) DC. var. prostrata (Harvey) Meikle
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(034), H(068)
Recipes : H(034) heart pain, massage with leaves juice of Rhynchosia minima ... var. prostrata
H(068) bilhaziose, decoction of roots of Eriosema psoraleoides of Rhynchosia minima.... var. prostrata , VO.
H(091) tonic in cases of serious illness, roots extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kinamwasi (Kimbunga)
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, fruits juice or fresh stems of Ricinus communis, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : nyonyo (Swahili), mbarika (Kimbunga), nakavalika (Kipogoro)
Rinorea dentata (P.Beauv.) Kuntze
Official name : Rinorea dentata (P.Beauv.) Kuntze
Family : Violaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, grated barks from roots of Tarenna graveolens of Rinorea dentata , VO. raw + to wash the head with leaves extract
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mulindapole (Kirufijki)
Rubia cordifolia L.
Official name : Rubia cordifolia L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(166), H(173)
Recipes : H(166) antispasmodic, roots extract et of leaves of Rubia cordifolia, VO.
H(173), mashed roots and leaves of Rubia cordifolia of Erythrina sacleuxii (muhemi (Kihehe), mtungulugoma (Kiporogo), muwongolomo (Kimbunga)), extract, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : muswania (Kiporogo), mdessilima (Kisagara)
Saba comorensis (Bojer) Pichon
Official name : Saba comorensis (Bojer) Pichon
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Landolphia comorensis (Bojer ex A. DC.) K. Schum.
Symptoms : H(002), H(006), H(068), H(139)
Recipes : H(002) galactogen, latex of Diplorhynchus condylocarpon of Saba comorensis, VO.
H(006) laxative, extract of leaves, VO.
H(068) vermifuge, roots extract, VO.
H(139) aphrodisiac, roots and barks extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mgombe (Kimbunga), libungo (Kihehe)
Sarcophyte sanguinea Sparrm.
Official name : Sarcophyte sanguinea Sparrm.
Family : Balanophoraceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea (isisu senja), crushed roots of Sarcophyte sanguinea, decoction, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : umavumbuka
Schinus molle L.
Official name : Schinus molle L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108) cold and influenza, leaf of Schinus molle infusion inhaled or drunk for
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : not registered
Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Official name : Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(191)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, extract from barks of Sclerocarya birrea,wash the wounds
H(100) gonorrhoea, leaves juice, VO.
H(191) bad blood circulation at the extremities, extract from barks of Piliostigma thonningii of Dalbergia melanoxylon (mpingu, mpingo (Swahili, Kimbunga, Kipogoro)) of Sclerocarya birrea of Vitex doniana + extract from roots of Afrormosia angolensis (mwanga, muwanga (Kimbunga, Kipogoro, Kihehe)), steam bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mbwegere (Kipogoro, Kimbungo), mungongo (Kihehe)
Sclerocarya caffra Sond.
Official name : Sclerocarya caffra Sond.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008)
Recipes : H(008) amoebic dysentery, barks juice of Pterocarpus angolensis of Sclerocarya caffra., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Official name : Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(026), H(099), H(100), H(170)
Recipes : H(005) oedema, H(170) ascite, extract from roots of Securinega virosa + maceration of roots of Senecio stuhlmannii, VO.
H(026) dysménorrhée, roots extract, VO.
H(099) epilepsy, leaves juice, VO.
H(100) syphilis, extract from roots of Securinega virosa of Psorospermum febrifugum of Combretum microlepidotum of Premna senensis (kinamoto (Kihehe), lutiku (Kimbunga), kinyaulu (Kisagara)), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mkwambikwamb, lukwambikwambi (Kibunga)
Senecio stuhlmannii Klatt
Official name : Senecio stuhlmannii Klatt
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(170)
Recipes : H(005) oedema, H(170) common dropsi, extract from roots of Securinega virosa + maceration of roots of Senecio stuhlmannii, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : lihenya (Kipogoro)
Sesamum angolense Welw.
Official name : Sesamum angolense Welw.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, extract from roots of Sesamum angolense, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : lihonohono (Kimbunga)
Sesamum angustifolium (Oliv.) Engl.
Official name : Sesamum angustifolium (Oliv.) Engl.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, extract from roots of Sesamum angustifolium, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mlenda, lulende, lukongera (Kimbunga)
Sesbania sesban (L.) Merr.
Official name : Sesbania sesban (L.) Merr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(036)
Recipes : H(036) vertigo, H(068), extract from roots of Sesbania sesban, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : milimbilikiti (Kimbunga)
Sida acuta Burm. f.
Official name : Sida acuta Burm. f.
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Sida carpinifolia L.f. , Sida stipulata Cav.
Symptoms : H(002), H(014), H(193)
Recipes : H(002) galactogen, roots extract et of leaves of of Sida acuta, VO.
H(014) panaris + H(193), powder of leaves et roots in an dressing as emollient
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : lusukwa, nambele (Kimbunga)
Solanum supinum Dun.
Official name : Solanum supinum Dun.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) severe diarrhoea (isisu esikhulu), ground roots of Solanum supinum in a décoction
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : umtumna
Steganotaenia araliacea Hochst.
Official name : Steganotaenia araliacea Hochst.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(068) bilharziosis, H(100) gonorrhoea, VO., extract from roots of Euphorbia tirucalli of Steganotaenia araliacea of Carvalhoa macrophylla (ndenyandenya, ndeniadenia, kilebeti (Kimbunga), nyawihongo (Kihehe), mkalanga (Kibena)) of Mucuna poggei (lijenjewage (Kipogoro), ligengewage (Kimbunga), libumu (Kihehe), mikessere (Kibena)) of Triclisia sacleuxii (mikalagube (Kibena), mikija (Kihehe), kiguru (Kingindo)), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
Sterculia appendiculata K. Schum.
Official name : Sterculia appendiculata K. Schum.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(051) + H(091) child paludism and tonic, barks maceration of Sterculia quinqueloba of Sterculia appendiculata , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mgudi (Kimbunga, Kipogoro), ngude (Kihehe)
Sterculia quinqueloba (Garcke) K. Schum.
Official name : Sterculia quinqueloba (Garcke) K. Schum.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(091)
Recipes : H(051) + H(091) child paludism and tonic, barks maceration of Sterculia quinqueloba of Sterculia appendiculata (mgudi (Kimbunga, Kipogoro), ngude (Kihehe)), VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves and roots juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mhalanjahi, mkomanbende, mhuya (Kimbunga), mluqssa (Kihehe)
Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Official name : Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(173)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves juice of Stereospermum kunthianum + roots extract, VO.
H(051) child paludism, extract from roots of Dalbergia boehmii (msuati (Kihehe, Kipogoro)) + extract from barks of Stereospermum kunthianum, VO. + bath
H(173), roots extract + leaves juice of Tamarindus indica + extract from barks et of roots of Stereospermum kunthianum, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mkokonanguruwe (Kimbunga), mkamanjiwa (Kihehe), mumemena (Kisagara), myegeya (Kipogoro)
Strychnos innocua Delile
Official name : Strychnos innocua Delile
Family : Strychnaceae
Symptoms : H(043)
Recipes : H(043) meningitis, eucephalitis, roots extract, juice leaves of Strychnos cardiophylla of Strychnos innocua, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mungulunguswa, mungulunguha
Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Official name : Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Family : Strychnaceae
Synonyms : Strychnos buettneri Gilg
Symptoms : H(043), H(051)
Recipes : H(043) meningitis, eucephalitis, roots extract, leaves juice of Strychnos cardiophylla of Strychnos innocua (mungulunguswa, mungulunguha (Kimbunga), mungulungulu (Kihehe), ungulunguya (Kingindo)), VO.
H(051), leaves juice of Strychnos cardiophylla, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mdongadonga (Kimbunga)
Sutera aurantiaca (Burch.) Hiern
Official name : Sutera aurantiaca (Burch.) Hiern
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108) cold and influenza., leaf infusion of inhaled or drunk and leaves also inserted in nostril
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : phantsi-komthu
Sutera pauciflora (Benth.) Kuntze
Official name : Sutera pauciflora (Benth.) Kuntze
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) anthelmintic, plant of Sutera pauciflora, ONS., RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Swartzia madagascariensis Desv.
Official name : Swartzia madagascariensis Desv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, roots extract, VO. + roots scrapings in local application
H(053) hearing problems, fruits juice in instillation in ears
H(068), roots extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : munyenye (Kimbunga), mtagalala (Kipogoro), Mungenge (Kihehe)
Syzygium cordatum Hochst. in C.Krauss
Official name : Syzygium cordatum Hochst. in C.Krauss
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(113)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, bark powder of Syzygium cordatum in local application
H(113) rheumatism, barks ashes + oil on scarifications
H(113) rheumatism, leaves juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mlendamaji (Kimbunga, Kipogoro), munwamaji (Kindamba), muwenge (Kihehe)
Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.
Official name : Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism, extract from barks et of roots of Syzygium guineense, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, leaves juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mlengamaje (Kipogoro), milesa (Kimbunga)
Tacazzea apiculata Oliv.
Official name : Tacazzea apiculata Oliv.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, extract from roots of Tacazzea apiculata of Pergularia daemia, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : likumba (Kibena)
Tamarindus indica L.
Official name : Tamarindus indica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Tamarindus erythraea Mattei
Symptoms : H(008), H(068), H(173), H(178)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves juice of Tamarindus indica, VO.
H(068) hookworm, roots extract or leaves juice, VO.
H(173), roots extract + leaves juice of Tamarindus indica + extract from barks et of roots of Stereospermum kunthianum, VO.
H(178) heart disease, roots extract + leaves juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mkwaju (Swahili)
Tarenna graveolens (S.Moore) Bremek.
Official name : Tarenna graveolens (S.Moore) Bremek.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, grated barks from roots of Tarenna graveolens of Rinorea dentata (mulindapole (Kirufijki)), VO. raw + to wash the head with leaves extract
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kanjila (Kirufiji), mupalapanda (Kimbunga)
Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Official name : Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(053), H(113)
Recipes : H(014) scabies, leaves juice of Tephrosia vogelii, frictions
H(053) ear pain, leaves juice, instillation in ears
H(113) rheumatisms, ashes of roots + oil in scarifications
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kiduha (Kimbunga), liduha (Kipogoro)
Trema orientalis (L.) Blume
Official name : Trema orientalis (L.) Blume
Family : Ulmaceae
Synonyms : Sponia orientalis var. affinis (Planch.) Baker , Trema guineensis (Schum. & Thonn. ) Ficalho
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) tonic after paludism, roots extract + leaves juice of Trema guineensis, VO;
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mubefu (Kihehe)
Trichilia emetica Vahl
Official name : Trichilia emetica Vahl
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Trichilia roka (Forssk.) Chiov
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(175)
Recipes : H(004) wounds + H(175) bandage, barks powder of Trichilia emetica on bandage
H(006) purgatif, roots and barks extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : msukulilo (Kimbunga), msugulira (Kipogoro)
Trichodesma zeylanicum (Burm.) R. Br.
Official name : Trichodesma zeylanicum (Burm.) R. Br.
Family : Boraginaceae
Synonyms : Boraginella zeylanica O. Kuntze , Boraginoides zeylanica Hiern , Borago zeylanica Burm.
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) eczema, leaves juice of Mucuna coriacea of Trichodesma zeylanicum, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
Triclisia sacleuxii (Pierre) Diels
Official name : Triclisia sacleuxii (Pierre) Diels
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(068) bilharziosis, H(100) gonorrhoea, VO., extract from roots of Euphorbia tirucalli of Steganotaenia araliacea of Carvalhoa macrophylla of Mucuna poggei of Triclisia sacleuxii, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mikalagube (Kibena), mikija (Kihehe), kiguru (Kingindo)
Triumfetta rhomboidea Jacq.
Official name : Triumfetta rhomboidea Jacq.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, juice from roots of Triumfetta rhomboidea of Illigera sp. (kayuni (Kipogoro)) of Iboza multiflora, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : miswawi (Kihehe), mifufu (Kimbunga), jikundujagalu (Kipogoro)
Viscum capense L. f.
Official name : Viscum capense L. f.
Family : Viscaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013), H(099), plant of Viscum anceps used to treat hysteria and skin complaints
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : isiselde
Vitex doniana Sweet
Official name : Vitex doniana Sweet
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(002), H(191)
Recipes : H(001), juice of jeunes leaves et of bourgeons of Vitex doniana, ocular instillation
H(002) galactogen, roots extract, VO. + extract of leaves, wash breasts
H(191) bad blood circulation at the extremities, extract from barks of Piliostigma thonningii of Dalbergia melanoxylon (mpingu, mpingo (Swahili, Kimbunga, Kipogoro)) of Sclerocarya birrea of Vitex doniana + extract from roots of Afrormosia angolensis (mwanga, muwanga (Kimbunga, Kipogoro, Kihehe)), steam bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mfulo (Kimbunga, Kipogoro)
Waltheria indica L.
Official name : Waltheria indica L.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Waltheria americana L.
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphilis, leaves juice et of roots of Waltheria indica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kalimatika (Kipogoro)
Ximenia caffra Sond.
Official name : Ximenia caffra Sond.
Family : Olacaceae
Synonyms : Ximenia americana L. var. caffra (Sond.) Engl. , Ximenia americana L. var. tomentosa Engl.
Symptoms : H(013), H(051)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, H(051) paludism, extract from roots of Ximenia caffra, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mutundwa (Kisagara, Kihehe)
Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Official name : Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac, roots of Pteridium aquilinum + rhizom of Zingiber officinale, to pound, juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : ginger (English), tangawizi, mtangawizi (Swahili)