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Reference : HH 18

Author(s) : Hassan-Abdallah, A., A. Merito, S. Hassan, D. Aboubaker, M. Djama, Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Medicinal plants andt heir uses by the people in the Region of Randa, Djibouti Journal of Ethnopharmacology 148 701–713, (2013)
Reference HH 18 has information about 89 plants :
Acacia ehrenbergiana Hayne
Official name : Acacia ehrenbergiana Hayne
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(045)
Recipes : H(001) eye infections, H(001) red eyes, grind the leaves of Acacia ehrenbergiana in H2O and wash the eye
H(004) injuries, H(045) wound infections, leaf paste isapplied topically
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : makqani (Geez ?)
Acacia etbaïca Schweinf.
Official name : Acacia etbaïca Schweinf.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) gastric, soaking crushed bark and fruits of Acacia etbaica in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : kasalto (Geez ?)
Acacia mellifera (Vahl) Benth.
Official name : Acacia mellifera (Vahl) Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Mimosa mellifera Vahl.
Symptoms : H(004), H(014), H(045), H(111), H(118)
Recipes : H(004) injuries,H(014) whitlow, H(045) wound infections, H(124) haemorrhage, leaves paste of Acacia mellifera , local application
H(111) burns, heated leaf powder , local application
H(118) angina, fresh leaves in chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : makqarto (Geez ?)
Acacia nubica Benth.
Official name : Acacia nubica Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia oerforta (Forssk.) Schweinf.
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(045), H(123)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(045) wound infections, leaves paste of Acacia oerfota , local application
H(013) infections, grind the leaves in H2O and wash
H(123) food poisoning, oaking crushed leaves in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : sisakto (Geez ?)
Acacia seyal Del.
Official name : Acacia seyal Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(027x), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, soaking crushed bark or root of Acacia seyal in H2O and VO.
H(027x) after abortion, soaking bark in H2O and VO.
H(104) stomach aches, soaking crushed bark in H2O for 30' and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : qadgento (Geez ?)
Acacia tortilis (Forssk.) Hayne
Official name : Acacia tortilis (Forssk.) Hayne
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(037), H(085)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, heated leaves or roots of Acacia tortilis are applied topically or leaves or roots paste , local application
H(037) dry coughs, the plant is applied on burning charcoal and smoke is inhaled
H(037) coughs, the root is applied on burning charcoal and smoke is inhaled
H(085) diphtheria, soaking crushed roots in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : eqebto (Geez ?)
Acalypha fruticosa Forssk.
Official name : Acalypha fruticosa Forssk.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Acalypha amentacea Roxb.
Symptoms : H(000), H(004), H(013), H(045), H(051), H(085), H(103), H(108), H(124), H(137)
Recipes : H(000) malaise, soaking the crushed plant of Acalypha fruticosa for 3h in H2O and VO.
H(004) wounds,H(013) infections, H(045) wound infections, H(124) haemorrhage, H(137) sores, leaves paste of Acalypha fruticosa , local application
H(013) skin infections, H(085) diphtheria, soaking crushed fresh leaves in H2O and VO.
H(108) colds, soaking crushed leaves in H2O and the H2O is used as nose drop
H(051) fevers, soaking crushed fresh leaves in H2O and VO.
H(103) tooth decays, soaking leaves in in H2O and H2O is used as mouthwash
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : darmuusa (Geez ?)
Acalypha indica L.
Official name : Acalypha indica L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(086)
Recipes : H(086) ganglions, leaves paste of Acalypha indica , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : horrisa (Geez ?)
Achyranthes aspera L.
Official name : Achyranthes aspera L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Achyranthes annua Dinter , Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill. , Achyranthes aspera L. var. sicula , Achyranthes obovata Peter.
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) pruritic, leaves paste of Achyranthes aspera , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : qadda (Geez ?)
Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. ex Schult.
Official name : Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. ex Schult.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Aerva persica (Burm. f.) Merr.
Symptoms : H(012), H(179)
Recipes : H(012) bone problems (gamra), soaking the stems of Aerva javanica in boiled H2O and the H2O is appled topically or insert drops in the nose
H(124) haemorrhage, soaking the crushed fresh plant in H2O and VO.
H(179) renal calculus, soaking crushed roots in H2O and VO.
H(179) kidney problems, soaking crushed fresh leaves for 12 h in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : oylayto (Geez ?)
Aizoon canariense L.
Official name : Aizoon canariense L.
Family : Aizoaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds , leaves paste of Aizoon canariensis , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : ilidubbiyta (Geez ?)
Aloe mcloughlinii Christian
Official name : Aloe mcloughlinii Christian
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(020)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, H(001) eye problems, H(001) eye infections, soaking fresh leaves of Aloe mcloughlinii in H2O and the H2O is used as eye drop
H(006) laxative, soaking crushed leaves or branches or stems inH2O for 12 h and VO.
H(020) snake bites, soaking crushed stems for 12h in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : qurreyta (Geez ?)
Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Official name : Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Alternanthera repens O. Ktze.
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) furuncles, leaves paste of Alternanthera pungens , local application
H(013) skin infections, soaking fresh leaves in H2O and the H2O is used as shower bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : qaskena (Geez ?)
Argemone mexicana L.
Official name : Argemone mexicana L.
Family : Papaveraceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves paste of Argemone mexicana , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : bangi (Geez ?)
Aristolochia bracteata Retz.
Official name : Aristolochia bracteata Retz.
Family : Aristolochiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(020), H(085), H(086), H(113)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, soaking crushed fresh leaves and fruits Aristolochia bracteolata in H2O and VO.
H(020) snake bites, H(118) angina, H(085) diphtheria, H(113) pains, soaking crushed fresh leaves in H2O and VO.
H(086) ganglions, leaf paste , local application
H(103) toothdecays, fresh leaves in chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : suqsuuqi (Geez ?)
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : H(004), H(037), H(124)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(124) haemorrhage, leaves paste of Balanites aegyptiaca , local application
H(037) tuberculosis, soaking crushed roots in H2O and theH2O is VO. or drops in the nose
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : udda (Geez ?)
Balanites rotundifolia (Tiegh.) Blatt.
Official name : Balanites rotundifolia (Tiegh.) Blatt.
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(031), H(051), H(068), H(171)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Balanites rotundifolia in H2O for one hour and VO.
H(014) whitlows, leaf paste , local application
H(031) side aches, H(068) parasites, H(171) diabetes, soaking crushed fresh leaves in H2O and VO.
H(051) paludism, soaking crushed fresh fruits in H2O and VO.
H(051) fevers, leaf and branch powder are sprinkled on burning charcoal and smoke is inhaled nasally or soaking crushed fresh leaves and fruits inH2O and VO.
H(104) gastric, soaking crushed fresh leaves and bark in H2O and VO.
H(126) jaundice, branch powder is sprinkled on burning charcoal and smoke is inhaled nasally or soaking crushed fresh leaves and fruits in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : alayto (Geez ?)
Barleria homoiotrichia C.B. Clarke
Official name : Barleria homoiotrichia C.B. Clarke
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(109)
Recipes : H(109) backpains, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Barleria homoiotrichia in boiled H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : gansalto (Geez ?)
Becium filamentosum (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name : Becium filamentosum (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, leaves paste of Becium filamentosum , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : dowdowya (Geez ?)
Blepharis edulis (Forssk.) Pers.
Official name : Blepharis edulis (Forssk.) Pers.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(109)
Recipes : H(109) siatic nerves, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Blepharis edulis and roots in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : yamarukto (Geez ?)
Buxus hildebrandtii Baill.
Official name : Buxus hildebrandtii Baill.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(068), H(171)
Recipes : H(013) infections, H(171) diabetes, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Buxus hildebrandtii in H2O and VO.
H(068) parasites, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Buxus hildebrandtii in H2O for 6 h and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : gaydarto, xuneleyta (Geez ?)
Cadaba farinosa Forssk.
Official name : Cadaba farinosa Forssk.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(124), H(137)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves paste of Cadaba farinosa , local application
H(124) haemorrhage, soaking leaves in boiled H2O and apply topically
H(137) sores leaf paste , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : urramoyti, xuneleyta (Geez ?)
Cadaba glandulosa Forssk.
Official name : Cadaba glandulosa Forssk.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026) menstruation problems, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Cadaba glandulosa in H2O for 1 h and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : ududdo (Geez ?)
Cadaba rotundifolia Forssk.
Official name : Cadaba rotundifolia Forssk.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(200)
Recipes : H(200) antibiotic, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Cadaba rotundifolia in H2O for 12 h and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : anaagalliyta (Geez ?)
Capparis cartilaginea Decne.
Official name : Capparis cartilaginea Decne.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(085)
Recipes : H(037) coughs, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Capparis cartilaginea and bark in H2O and VO.
H(085) diphtheria, soaking crushed fresh leaves in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : xaxaq-laynota (Geez ?)
Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Official name : Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna italica Mill.
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, soaking crushed leaves of Senna italica for 30 min in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : sanu (Geez ?)
Cleome brachycarpa Vahl ex DC.
Official name : Cleome brachycarpa Vahl ex DC.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) foot problems, leaves paste of Cleome brachycarpa , local application or boil crushed fresh leaves in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : sageeri (Geez ?)
Cocculus pendulus (J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.) Diels
Official name : Cocculus pendulus (J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.) Diels
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headaches, leaves powder of Cocculus pendulosus is sprinkled on burning charcoal and smoke is inhaled nasally
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : cayyukto (Geez ?)
Coix lacryma-jobi L.
Official name : Coix lacryma-jobi L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124) haemorrhage, heat crushed seeds of Coffea arabica and apply locally
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : buna (Geez ?)
Cometes abyssinica R. Br.
Official name : Cometes abyssinica R. Br.
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124) haemorrhage, heat crushed seeds of Cometes abyssinica and apply locally
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : kanxaxaf (Geez ?)
Commicarpus squarrosus (Heimerl) Standl.
Official name : Commicarpus squarrosus (Heimerl) Standl.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : H(080)
Recipes : H(080) allergies, oil leaves paste of Commicarpus squarrosus , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : ansaaqadda (Geez ?)
Commiphora sp.
Official name : Commiphora sp.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(013), H(124)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, mix fresh resinof Commiphora sp.in H2O and VO.
H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) gastric, soaking crushed bark of Commiphora sp. in H2O and VO.
H(013) infections, oil leaf paste , local application
H(038) urinary tract problems, soaking crushed resin in H2O and VO.
H(124) haemorrhage, crush resin into powder and apply locally
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : kurbeyta (Geez ?)
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(013)
Recipes : H(013) infection diseases, soaking fresh leaves of Cordia sinensis in H2O for 30 min and the H2O is used as shower bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : maderto (Geez ?)
Cucumis prophetarum L.
Official name : Cucumis prophetarum L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves paste of Cucumis prophetarum is applied locally
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : facfacto (Geez ?)
Cymbopogon commutatus (Steud.) Stapf
Official name : Cymbopogon commutatus (Steud.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(126), H(162y), H(179)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Cymbopogon commutatus in H2O and VO.
H(162y) bladder inflammations, boiling crushed fresh leaves in tea
H(179) kidney problems, boiling crushed fresh leaves of in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : dambahu (Geez ?)
Dodonaea angustifolia L. f.
Official name : Dodonaea angustifolia L. f.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(137)
Recipes : H(013) infection, H(137) sores, leaves paste of Dodonaea angustifolia , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : gaydarceela (Geez ?)
Dracaena ombet Heuglin ex Kotschyb et Peyritsch
Official name : Dracaena ombet Heuglin ex Kotschyb et Peyritsch
Family : Dracaenaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves paste of Dracaena ombet , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : waramali esqerto (Geez ?)
Euphorbia triaculeata Forssk.
Official name : Euphorbia triaculeata Forssk.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Euphorbia triaculeata in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : ingiddaqto (Geez ?)
Fagonia schweinfurthii Hadidi
Official name : Fagonia schweinfurthii Hadidi
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) malnutrition, swollen stomach, leaf powder of Ferula communis is sprinkled on burning charcoal and smoke is inhaled nasally
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : urramo (Geez ?)
Ferula communis L.
Official name : Ferula communis L.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(123)
Recipes : H(123) food poisoning, soaking crushed fresh fruits of Ferula communis in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : kamuune (Geez ?)
Gomphocarpus fruticosus (L.) W.T. Aiton
Official name : Gomphocarpus fruticosus (L.) W.T. Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases, soaking fresh leaves of Gomphocarpus fruticosus in H2O for two hours and the H2O is used as shower bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : qagri aboya (Geez ?)
Grewia erythraea Schweinf.
Official name : Grewia erythraea Schweinf.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(085)
Recipes : H(013) furuncle, H(085) diphtheria, root paste of Grewia erythraea mixed with H2O is applied locally
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : cedayto (Geez ?)
Grewia tembensis Frensen
Official name : Grewia tembensis Frensen
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(013) furuncle,H(013) abscess, root paste of Grewia tembensis , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : serrekto (Geez ?)
Heliotropium aegyptiacum Lehm.
Official name : Heliotropium aegyptiacum Lehm.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) rashes, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Heliotropium aegyptiacum in H2O for 30 min and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : amqadda (Geez ?)
Heliotropium longiflorum (A.DC.) Jaub. & Spach
Official name : Heliotropium longiflorum (A.DC.) Jaub. & Spach
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(080)
Recipes : H(013) infections, leaves of Heliotropium longiflorum paste is applied locally
H(080) allergies, soaking fresh leaves in H2O for 15 min and the H2O is used as shower bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : data amqadda (Geez ?)
Hibiscus hildebrandtii Spreg. & Hutch.
Official name : Hibiscus hildebrandtii Spreg. & Hutch.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach aches, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Hibiscus hildebrandtii in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : qas-cambokto (Geez ?)
Hibiscus vitifolius L.
Official name : Hibiscus vitifolius L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves paste of Hiibiscus vitifolius mixed with soil is applied locally
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : qad-cambokto, garba (Geez ?)
Indigofera articulata Gouan
Official name : Indigofera articulata Gouan
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(020), H(037), H(080), H(124), H(145)
Recipes : H(004) injuries, H(020) snake bites, H(124) haemorrhage, H(145) wound infection, leaves paste of Indigofera articulata , local application
H(037) tuberculosis, H(080), allergies, H(124) haemorrhage, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Indigofera articulata in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : ayrobeya, warabekala (Geez ?)
Indigofera oblongifolia Forssk
Official name : Indigofera oblongifolia Forssk
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) torn foot, plant paste of Indigofera oblongifolia mixed with oil , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : xacanle (Geez ?)
Jasminum grandiflorum L
Official name : Jasminum grandiflorum L
Family : Oleaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(080), H(086)
Recipes : H(013) furuncle, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Jasminum grandiflorum in H2O and VO.
H(080) allergies, soaking fresh leaves and stems in H2O and the H2O is used as shower bat
H(086) ganglions, leaf paste , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : bisaani xuuga (Geez ?)
Jatropha glauca Vahl
Official name : Jatropha glauca Vahl
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094) haemorrhoid, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Jatropha glauca in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : qaballecaxa (Geez ?)
Justicia flava (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Justicia flava (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomachaches, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Justicia flava in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : qas caduwto (Geez ?)
Lantana viburnoides (Forsk.) Vahl
Official name : Lantana viburnoides (Forsk.) Vahl
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fevers, soaking fresh leaves of Lantana viburnoides in H2O and the H2O is used as shower bat
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : arraba dattos (Geez ?)
Launaea hafunensis Chiov
Official name : Launaea hafunensis Chiov
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(098)
Recipes : H(098) sleeplessness, soaking fresh leaves of Launaea hafunensis in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : baaxo qaxis (Geez ?)
Lavandula coronopifolia L.
Official name : Lavandula coronopifolia L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(031), H(104), H(111x), H(171), H(179)
Recipes : H(031) side ache problems, soaking crushed plants of Lavandula coronopifolia in H2O and VO.
H(104) stomach aches, H(179) kidney problems, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Lavandula coronopifolia in H2O and VO.
H(111x) sun burns, H(171) diabetes, soaking crushed plants without the leaves in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : dananwada (Geez ?)
Lepidagathis calycina Nees
Official name : Lepidagathis calycina Nees
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) gastric, soaking crushed plants of Lepidagathis calycina in H2O and VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : gandiya (Geez ?)
Lycium shawii Roem. & Schult
Official name : Lycium shawii Roem. & Schult
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headaches, mixed powder of Lycium shawii is sprinkled on burning charcoal and smoke is inhaled nasally
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : kakooma (Geez ?)
Maerua triphylla (Thunb.) T.Durand & Schinz
Official name : Maerua triphylla (Thunb.) T.Durand & Schinz
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(085), H(104)
Recipes : H(013) furuncle, leaves paste of Maerua triphylla , local application
H(085) diphtheria, soaking crushed fresh leaves in boiled H2O, VO.
H(104) gastric, soaking crushed fresh leaves of Maerua triphylla in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : ruqaysi (Geez ?)
Melia azedarach L.
Official name : Melia azedarach L.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(045), H(171)
Recipes : H(045) wound infection, leaves paste of Melia azedarach , local application
H(171) diabetes, soaking crushed whole plant in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : dat caxa (Geez ?)
Melilotus suaveolens Ledeb.
Official name : Melilotus suaveolens Ledeb.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(085), H(130)
Recipes : H(033) against sterility of women, soaking crushed leaves of Melilotus suaveolens in H2O and VO.
H(085) diphtherias, soaking crushed leaves in boiled H2O and VO.
H(130) poliomyelitis, oil leaves paste of Melilotus suaveolens , local application or soaking crushed leaves in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : meclab (Geez ?)
Nepeta azurea R. Br. ex Benth.
Official name : Nepeta azurea R. Br. ex Benth.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(082), H(171), H(179)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, soaking crushed leaves of Nepeta azurea and stems in H2O and VO.
H(171) diabetes, soaking crushed leaves in boiled H2O and VO.
H(179) kidney diseases, soaking crushed leaves in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : simitri (Geez ?)
Ochradenus baccatus Del.
Official name : Ochradenus baccatus Del.
Family : Resedaceae
Symptoms : H(080), H(085), H(086)
Recipes : H(080) allergies, H(085) diphtheria, H(086) ganglions, soaking crushed leaves of Ochradenus baccatus in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : malboyta lusali (Geez ?)
Ocimum basilicum L.
Official name : Ocimum basilicum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) parasites, soaking crushed leaves of Ocimun basilicum in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : laynoyta (Geez ?)
Ocimum spicatum Defl.
Official name : Ocimum spicatum Defl.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) pruritic, oil leaves paste of Ocimum spicatum , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : bolbolli (Geez ?)
Olea europaea L. subsp africana (P.Miller) P.S. Green
Official name : Olea europaea L. subsp africana (P.Miller) P.S. Green
Family : Oleaceae
Synonyms : Olea europaea L. subsp. cuspidata (Wall. ex G.Don) Cif.
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrheas, soaking crushed leaves of Olea europaea subsp.cuspidata in H2O and VO.
H(100) gonorrheas, soaking boiling leaves in H2O and meat and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : wagarto (Geez ?)
Orthosiphon pallidus Royle ex Benth.
Official name : Orthosiphon pallidus Royle ex Benth.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(020), H(068), H(104), H(111x), H(179)
Recipes : H(020) snake bites, H(068) parasites, soaking crushed leaves of Orthosiphon pallidus in H2O and VO.
H(104) stomach aches, H(179) kidney diseases, soaking crushed leaves in H2O for 1 h and VO.
H(111x) sun burns , soaking crushed leaves in H2O for 12 h and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : abursaafiqi, ganduwayto (Geez ?)
Parkinsonia scioana Chiov.
Official name : Parkinsonia scioana Chiov.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124) haemorrhage, leaves paste of Parkinsonia scioana , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : sokocto (Geez ?)
Plicosepalus nummulariifolius (Franch.) Wiens & Polhill.
Official name : Plicosepalus nummulariifolius (Franch.) Wiens & Polhill.
Family : Loranthaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) gastric, soaking crushed leaves of Plicosepalus nummulariifolius in H2O for 2 or 6h and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : qatute (Geez ?)
Plumbago zeylanica L.
Official name : Plumbago zeylanica L.
Family : Plumbaginaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach aches, soaking crushed leaves of Plumbago zeylanica in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : gaaruwa (Geez ?)
Psiadia punctulata (DC.) Vatke
Official name : Psiadia punctulata (DC.) Vatke
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Psiadia arabica Jaub. & Spach
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves paste of Psiadia punctulata , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : data aximto (Geez ?)
Ruellia patula Jacq.
Official name : Ruellia patula Jacq.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) ear diseases, soaking crushed leaves of Ruellia patula in H2O for 30 min and the H2O , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : xoqto (Geez ?)
Ruta chalepensis L.
Official name : Ruta chalepensis L.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(085)
Recipes : H(085) diphtheria, soaking crushed leaves of Ruta chalepensis in H2O and garlic and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : sidaaba (Geez ?)
Seddera arabica (Forssk.) Choisy
Official name : Seddera arabica (Forssk.) Choisy
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(013)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, soaking crushed leaves of Seddera arabica in H2O and VO.
H(013) furuncles, leaf paste , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : data dubnayto (Geez ?)
Seddera bagshawei Rendle
Official name : Seddera bagshawei Rendle
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055) vomiting, soaking crushed leaves of Seddera bangshawei in H2O for 30 min and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : dalcimagga (Geez ?)
Senna alexandrina Mill.
Official name : Senna alexandrina Mill.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(013), H(111x)
Recipes : H(004) injuries, H(006) constipation,H(013) skin diseases, leaves paste of Senna alexandrina , local application or soaking crushed leaves in H2O for 30min and VO
H(111x) sun burns, soaking crushed leaves in H2O for 30 min and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : sanu (Geez ?)
Solanum cordatum Forssk.
Official name : Solanum cordatum Forssk.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(086)
Recipes : H(086) ganglia, root paste of Solanum cordatum , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : calawali (Geez ?)
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : H(004), H(053)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(053) ears, leaves paste of Solanum incanum , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : ombokkoqsto (Geez ?)
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) tooth decays, leaves paste of Solanum coagulans , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : qalullusto (Geez ?)
Solanum somalense Franch.
Official name : Solanum somalense Franch.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(124)
Recipes : H(018) headache, soaking crushed leaves of Solanum somalense and root in H2O and VO.
H(124) haemorrhage, leaf paste , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : garbaqaddoyta (Geez ?)
Tagetes minuta L.
Official name : Tagetes minuta L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(051), H(080), H(108), H(179)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(004) injuries, H(080) allergies, leaves paste of Tagetes minuta , local application
H(051) fevers, soaking crushed leaves inH2O and VO.
H(108) colds, soaking crushed leaves in H2Of and theH2O is inserted in the nose
H(179) kidney diseases, soaking crushed leaves in H2O for 30 min and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : miski (Geez ?)
Tarchonanthus camphoratus L.
Official name : Tarchonanthus camphoratus L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(162y), H(171)
Recipes : H(162y) bladder inflammations, soaking crushed leaves of Tarchonanthus camphoratus in H2O for 30 min and VO.
H(171) diabetes, soaking crushed leaves in H2O for 1 h and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : galqaddo (Geez ?)
Tephrosia sp.
Official name : Tephrosia sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhoea,bleeding, soaking crushed leaves of Tephrosia sp in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : qabal mafaxa (Geez ?)
Terminalia brownii Fresen.
Official name : Terminalia brownii Fresen.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice, soaking crushed bark of Terminalia brownii in H2O and the H2O is used as shower bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : wayboyta (Geez ?)
Thymus schimperi Ronniger
Official name : Thymus schimperi Ronniger
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(068), H(108), H(109), H(111x), H(179)
Recipes : H(051) fevers, leaf and branch powder of Thymus shimperi are sprinkled on burning charcoal and smoke is inhaled nasally
H(108) colds, branch powder is sprinkled on burning charcoal and smoke is inhaled nasally or soaking crushed leaves inH2O and VO.
H(068) parasites, soaking crushed leaves or bark in H2O and VO.
H(109) siatic nerves, soaking crushed leaves in H2O for 2 h and the H2O is VO.
H(111x) sun burns, soaking crushed leaves in H2O and VO
H(179) kidney diseases, soaking crushed leaves in tea, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : saq-dar (Geez ?)
Tragia mixta M. Gilbert
Official name : Tragia mixta M. Gilbert
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach aches, oil leaves paste of Tragia mixta , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : ciinisso (Geez ?)
Tribulus terrestris L.
Official name : Tribulus terrestris L.
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(179)
Recipes : H(179) kidney diseases, soaking crushed plant of Tribulus terrestris in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : bunkat (Geez ?)
Withania somnifera (L.) Dun.
Official name : Withania somnifera (L.) Dun.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Physalis somnifera L.
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, soaking crushed root of Withania somnifera inH2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : qubaabulto (Geez ?)
Ximenia americana L.
Official name : Ximenia americana L.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(018), H(037), H(038), H(118), H(124)
Recipes : H(014) ring worms, H(118) angina, leaves paste of Ximenia americana is appliedt opically
H(018) headaches, leaves powder is sprinkled on burning charcoal and smoke is inhaled nasally
H(037) tuberculosis, H(038) urinary tract infections, soaking crushed root of Ximenia americana in H2O and VO.or apply drops in the nose
H(124) haemorrhage, root paste , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : muxxaqa (Geez ?)
Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Official name : Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Synonyms : Ziziphus jujuba Lam.
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(006), H(008), H(020), H(080), H(111x), H(124)
Recipes : H(001) eye infections, H(020) snake bites, soaking fresh leaves of Ziziphus mauritiana and stems in H2O and the H2O is used as eye wash
H(004) wounds, soaking crushed bark in H2O and VO.
H(006) laxative, H(111x) sun burns, soaking crushed leaves and stems in H2O and VO.
H(008) dysentery, soaking crushed leaves in H2O and VO.
H(020) spitting snake, soaking fresh leaves in H2O and the H2O is used as eye wash
H(080) allergies, soaking crushed leaves in H2O and VO.
H(124) haemorrhage, leaf paste without H2O is applied locally
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : kusra (Geez ?)