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Reference : HM 67

Author(s) : Mukungu, N. , K. Abuga, F. Okalebo, R. Ingwela, J. Mwangi
Title : Medicinal plants used for management of malaria among the Luhya community of Kakamega East sub-County, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 194, 98–107 (2016)
Reference HM 67 has information about 42 plants :
Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Official name : Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Spilanthes mauritiana (A. Rich. ex Pers.) DC. , Spilanthes filicaulis (Schumach. & Thonn.) C.D.Adams
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludism, aerial part of Acmella caulirhiza, pound, add cold water
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : shituti
Ajuga integrifolia Buch-Ham
Official name : Ajuga integrifolia Buch-Ham
Family : Lamiaceae
Synonyms : Ajuga bracteosa Wallich ex Bentham
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 5) paludism, aerial part of Ajuga integrifolia, pound, add cold water
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : imbuli yu mtakha
Albizia gummifera (J.F.Gmel.) C.A.Sm.
Official name : Albizia gummifera (J.F.Gmel.) C.A.Sm.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludism, stem bark of Albizia gummifera, decoction without crushing
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : musenzeli
Aloe sp.
Official name : Aloe sp.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 9) paludism, leaves of Aloe sp., decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : shikakha
Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Carissa xylopicron Thouars , Carissa pubescens A. DC. , Carissa spinarum L.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, root bark of Carissa edulis, boil in water, inhale the steam
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : shikata / achoka
Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name : Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Senna didmobotrya, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : lubinu
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, root of Senna occidentalis, pound, add cold water
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : imbindi
Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Official name : Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, root of Cissampelos mucronata, chewing
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : mukoye
Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Official name : Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Clausena anisata, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : shihunya bukundu
Clerodendrum johnstonii Oliv.
Official name : Clerodendrum johnstonii Oliv.
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Clerodendrum johnstonii, pounded in cold water, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : shiteng’oteng’o
Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Del.
Official name : Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Del.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, stem bark of Crotom macrostachuys, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : musutsu
Cucumis aculeatus Cogn.
Official name : Cucumis aculeatus Cogn.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Cucumis aculeatus, pound, add cold water
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Official name : Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, stem bark of Erythrina abyssinica, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : murembe
Ficus thonningii Blume
Official name : Ficus thonningii Blume
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus iteophylla Miq. , Ficus burkei (Miq.) Miq.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludism, stem bark of Ficus thonningii, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : mutoto
Flueggea virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Voigt
Official name : Flueggea virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Voigt
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, aerial part of Flueggea virosa, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Fuerstia africana T.C.E. Fries
Official name : Fuerstia africana T.C.E. Fries
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 4) paludism, aerial part of Fuerstia africana, boiled or roasted
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : muvesemu
Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, stem bark of Harungana madagascariensis, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : musila
Justicia betonica L.
Official name : Justicia betonica L.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 3) paludism, aerial part of Justicia betonica, pound, add cold water, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Lantana trifolia L.
Official name : Lantana trifolia L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludism, leaves of Lantana trifolia, boil in water, steam
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : shimenenwa
Leucas calostachys Oliv.
Official name : Leucas calostachys Oliv.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 4) paludism, aerial part of Leucas calostachys, pound, add cold water, boil, steam
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : lumetsani
Maesa lanceolata Forssk.
Official name : Maesa lanceolata Forssk.
Family : Myrsinaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, root bark, stem bark of Maesa lanceolata, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : mushevesheve
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)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludism, stem bark of Markhamia lutea, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : lusiola
Melia azedarach L.
Official name : Melia azedarach L.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 10) paludism, leaves, stem bark of Mellia azedarach, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : muarubaini
Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Official name : Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Microglossa volubilis (Wallich) DC. , Conyza pyrifolia Lam.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludism, root, leaves of Microglossa pyrifolia, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : ing’oi
Ocimum kilimandscharicum Baker ex Gürke
Official name : Ocimum kilimandscharicum Baker ex Gürke
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, aerial part of Ocimun kilimandscharicum, inhale steam
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : m’monyi
Phyllanthus sepialis Müll.Arg.
Official name : Phyllanthus sepialis Müll.Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Phyllanthus sepialis, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Physalis peruviana L.
Official name : Physalis peruviana L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Physalis peruviana, inhale steam
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : mayengo
Pittosporum viridiflorum Sims
Official name : Pittosporum viridiflorum Sims
Family : Pittosparaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves, stem bark of Pittosporum viridiflorum, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : m’monyo / mkungune
Plectranthus barbatus Andrews
Official name : Plectranthus barbatus Andrews
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludism, leaves of Plectranthus barbatus, chew bud, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : shilokha
Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Official name : Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Rhoicissus erythrodes (Fresen.) Planch.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, roots of Rhoicissus tridentata, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : muhoko
Rotheca myricoides (Hochst.) Steane & Mabb
Official name : Rotheca myricoides (Hochst.) Steane & Mabb
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 4) paludism, rootbark, leaves of Rotheca myricoides, boil in water, Roast
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : shisilangokho
Rubus pinnatus Willd
Official name : Rubus pinnatus Willd
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves, fruits of Rubus pinnatus, pounded in cold water, chew
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : butunduli
Rumex abyssinicus Jacq.
Official name : Rumex abyssinicus Jacq.
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludism, leaves of Rumex abyssinicus, pound, add cold water
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : shikachi
Rumex steudelii Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Rumex steudelii Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludism, root of Rumex steudelii, pound, add cold water
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : alukhava
Searsia natalensis (Bernh. ex Krause) F.A. Barkley
Official name : Searsia natalensis (Bernh. ex Krause) F.A. Barkley
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism,, leaves, stem bark of Searsia natalensis, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : busangula
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, root of Solanum incanum pound, add cold water
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : indalandalu
Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv.
Official name : Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 3) paludism, stem bark of Spathodea campanulata, decoction without crushing
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : mutsulio
Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsley) A. Gray
Official name : Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsley) A. Gray
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludism, leaves of Tithonia diversifolia, pound, add cold water
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : masambu malulu / libinzo
Trichilia emetica Vahl
Official name : Trichilia emetica Vahl
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Trichilia roka (Forssk.) Chiov
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, stem bark of Trichilia emetica, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : munyama
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 4) paludism, leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, pound in cold water, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : musulilitsa
Warburgia ugandensis Sprague
Official name : Warburgia ugandensis Sprague
Family : Canellaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 3) paludism, leaves, stem bark of Warbugia ugandensis, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : apachi
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(051)
Recipes : H(051, 4) paludism, stem bark of Zanthoxylum gilletii, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : shikuma