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Reference : HL 20

Author(s) : Lacroix, D. , S. Prado, D. Kamoga , J. Kasenene , J. Namukobe , S. Krief , V. Dumontet, E. Mouray, B. Bodo, F. Brunois
Title : Antiplasmodial and cytotoxic activities of medicinal plants traditionally used in the village of Kiohima, Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 133, 850–855, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110007981
Reference HL 20 has information about 47 plants :
Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Official name : Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Acanthus arboreus C.B.Clarke
Symptoms : H(014), H(091)
Recipes : H(014) worm, H(091) denutrition, decoction of roots of Acanthus pubescens
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : etojo (Rutooro)
Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, infusion of barks of Albizia coriaria
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omusesa (Rutooro)
Albizia grandibracteata Taub.
Official name : Albizia grandibracteata Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(051), H(109)
Recipes : H(014) worm, H(051) paludism, H(109) back pain, decoction of leaves of Albizia grandibracteata
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omorongo (Rutooro), omushebeya (Rukiga)
Antiaris toxicaria Lesch.
Official name : Antiaris toxicaria Lesch.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) worm, bark of Antiaris toxicaria chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : mumaka (Rutooro), mukede (Rukiga)
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(045)
Recipes : H(045) cicatrisation, juice of the whole leaves of Bidens pilosa, local application
H(014) ring-worm, infusion of the plant
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : enyabalashana (Rukiga)
Blighia unijugata Bak.
Official name : Blighia unijugata Bak.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) worm, leaves of Blighia unijugata, infusion
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omwataibare (Rutooro)
Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Official name : Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) construction, leaves of Bridelia micrantha in infusion
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : ombarakasa (Rutooro)
Brugmansia candida Pers.
Official name : Brugmansia candida Pers.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Datura arborea Ruíz & Pav.
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) psycosis , leaves of Brugmansia candida nfusion
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omoboyu (Rutooro)
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) food condiment, fruit of Capsicum frutescens added to food
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : kambrali (Rutooro)
Celtis africana Burm. f.
Official name : Celtis africana Burm. f.
Family : Ulmaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(100), H(201)
Recipes : H(014) worm, H(100) syphilis, decoction of barks of Celtis africana
H(201) witchcraft, decoction of barks
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : ektemazi (Rutooro)
Citropsis articulata (Willd. ex Spreng.) Swingle & M. Kellerm.
Official name : Citropsis articulata (Willd. ex Spreng.) Swingle & M. Kellerm.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201, 1) men sexual weakness, root barks powdered and mixed with water, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : katimboro (Rutooro)
Clerodendrum ugandense Prain
Official name : Clerodendrum ugandense Prain
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach pain, laxative, leaves juice of Clerodendron ugandense mixed with H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : esekeseke (Rutooro), echeche (Rukiga)
Coffea arabica L.
Official name : Coffea arabica L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(048)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(048) aerophagia, decoction of leaves of Coffea arabica
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omwani (Rukiga)
Crassocephalum vitellinum (Benth.) S. Moore
Official name : Crassocephalum vitellinum (Benth.) S. Moore
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Gynura vitellina Benth.
Symptoms : H(028u)
Recipes : H(028u) vaginal dryness, decoction of the whole plant of Crassocephalum vitellinum
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : echomoro (Rutooro)
Cupressus lusitanica Mill.
Official name : Cupressus lusitanica Mill.
Family : Cupressaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic plant to keep away the bad spirits, leaves of Cupressus lusitanica, smoke of burned leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : kapurusi (Rutooro)
Diospyros abyssinica (Hiern) F.White
Official name : Diospyros abyssinica (Hiern) F.White
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) tropical ulcer, leaves juice of Diospyros abysinica, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omohoko (Rutooro)
Dracaena fragrans (L.) Ker Gawl.
Official name : Dracaena fragrans (L.) Ker Gawl.
Family : Dracaenaceae
Symptoms : H(053), H(091)
Recipes : H(053)ear pain, rainwater from the leaves of Dracaena fragrans
H(091) denutrition, bark
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omugorogoro (Rutooro)
Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Official name : Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(112)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(051) paludism, decoction of barks of Erythrina abyssinica
H(112) abortive, decoction of the whole plant
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omoko (Rutooro), echuko (Rukiga)
Eucalyptus sp.
Official name : Eucalyptus sp.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, decoction of leaves of Eucalyptus sp.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : kaletus (Rutooro)
Fagaropsis angolensis (Engl.) Dale
Official name : Fagaropsis angolensis (Engl.) Dale
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bites, decoction of barks of Fagaropsis angolensis
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omumara (Rukiga)
Funtumia latifolia (Stapf) Stapf
Official name : Funtumia latifolia (Stapf) Stapf
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) Increase milk production, fruit of Funtumia latifolia, decoction with black salt, VO.(?)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omongogwekende (Rutooro), ekinyamagosi (Rukiga)
Galinsoga ciliata (Raf.) S. F. Blake
Official name : Galinsoga ciliata (Raf.) S. F. Blake
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) vegetable aerial parts of Galinsoga ciliata cooked in water, VO.(?)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : kahunika (Rukiga)
Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Official name : Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Family : Simaroubaceae
Synonyms : Harrisonia occidentalis Engl.
Symptoms : H(008), H(014)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea,H(014) worm, leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica juice mixed with H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omurarike (Rutooro)
Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Official name : Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Family : Lamiaceae
Synonyms : Hoslundia oppositifolia P. Beauv.
Symptoms : H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(051) fever, infusion leaves juice of leaves of Hoslundia opposita
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : orutataima (Rutooro)
Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
Official name : Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) vegetable, rhyzomes of Ipomoea batatas cooked in water
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : akarandura (Rutooro)
Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Official name : Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(007)
Recipes : H(007) diuretic, leaves juice of Leonotis nepetifolia
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : echumuchumu (Rutooro)
Mangifera indica L.
Official name : Mangifera indica L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves decoction of Mangifera indica
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omuyembe (Rutooro)
Markhamia lutea (Benth.) K. Schum.
Official name : Markhamia lutea (Benth.) K. Schum.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Synonyms : Markhamia hildebrandtii (Bak.) Sprague , Markhamia platycalyx (Baker) Sprague
Symptoms : H(051), H(082), H(100)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(082) asthma, H(100) syphilis, leaves juice mixed in H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omusambya (Rutooro)
Monodora myristica (Gaertn.) Dunal
Official name : Monodora myristica (Gaertn.) Dunal
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) witchcraft, barks of Monodora myristica, decoction, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omuho (Rutooro),omugema (Rukiga)
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bites, leaves juice applied on bite
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : echimani (Rukiga)
Parinari excelsa Sabine
Official name : Parinari excelsa Sabine
Family : Chrysobalanaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) witchcraft, decoction of barks of Parinari excelsa
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : ibura (Rutooro), omubura (Rukiga)
Phoenix reclinata Jacq.
Official name : Phoenix reclinata Jacq.
Family : Palmae
Symptoms : H(203)
Recipes : H(203) mat fabrication, leaves plaited
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : ekindo (Rutooro)
Physalis minima L.
Official name : Physalis minima L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves of Physalis minima, infusion, VO.(?)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : entutu (Rutooro), orututu (Rukiga)
Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name : Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family : Phytolaccaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, juice of four leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omohoko (Rutooro)
Plantago palmata Hook. f.
Official name : Plantago palmata Hook. f.
Family : Plantaginaceae
Symptoms : H(012)
Recipes : H(012) fracture, dried roots of Plantago palmata powdered and mixed with butteras a plaster
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : embatabata (Rukiga)
Plumeria rubra L.
Official name : Plumeria rubra L.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) protection against thunder, entire plant of Plumeria rubra grown in front of the houses
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : no indication
Pseudospondias microcarpa (A. Rich.) Engl.
Official name : Pseudospondias microcarpa (A. Rich.) Engl.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) witchcraft, fruit of Pseudospondias microcarpa keeped in the pocket to get power
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : rabigamba (Rutooro), nimpyata (Rukiga)
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(048)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, H(048) aerophagia, leaves infusion of Psidium guajava
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : ipera (Rutooro), ipera (Rukiga)
Rubus pinnatus Willd
Official name : Rubus pinnatus Willd
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108) cold, leaves of Rubus pinnatus, chew the leaves with black salt
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : encherere (Rutooro)
Solanum betaceum Cav.
Official name : Solanum betaceum Cav.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves of Solanum betaceum, juice mixed with salt, VO.(?)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : akatunda (Rutooro)
Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv.
Official name : Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(028u)
Recipes : H(028u) vaginal dryness, bark decoction of Spathodea campanulata
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omunyara (Rutooro)
Tagetes minuta L.
Official name : Tagetes minuta L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(099), H(113)
Recipes : H(018) headache, H(099) epilepsy, H(113) articulation pain, leaves and flowers of Tagetes minuta rubbed on the head
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : mokazi murofa (Rutooro), mokazi murofa (Rukiga)
Teclea nobilis Delile
Official name : Teclea nobilis Delile
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) spears paludism, branch aerial part of Teclea nobilis decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omuzo (Rutooro)
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : H(014), H(051)
Recipes : H(014) worm, H(051) paludism, leaves, roots of Vernonia amygdalina infusion decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : ekivilis (Rutooro), omuvilisi (Rukiga)
Vernonia usambarensis O. Hoffm.
Official name : Vernonia usambarensis O. Hoffm.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) against women sterility, infusion of leaves of Vernonia ugandensis, VO.(?)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : ektokotoko (Rutooro), echuganyanja (Rukiga)
Warburgia ugandensis Sprague
Official name : Warburgia ugandensis Sprague
Family : Canellaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(051), H(100)
Recipes : H(014) worm, H(051) fever, H(100) gonorrhea, H(100) syphilis, bark decoction of Warburgia ugandensis
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omuharumi (Rutooro), omwiha (Rukiga)
Zanthoxylum gilletii (De Wild.) P. G. Waterman
Official name : Zanthoxylum gilletii (De Wild.) P. G. Waterman
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Fagara macrophylla (Oliv.) Engl. , Fagara macrophylla (Oliv.) Engl. var. preussi Engl , Fagara inaequalis Engl.
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach pain, roots decoction of Fagara macrophylla
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omubakampungo (Rutooro)