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Reference : HN 12

Author(s) : Ndubani, P. & B. Höjer
Title : Traditional healers and the treatment of sexually transmitted illnesses in rural Zambia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 67, pp. 15 - 25, (1999)
Reference HN 12 has information about 13 plants :
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), "doroba", "songeya","bola-bola", stems, roots, RNS.
"doroba", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, pus discharge, backache, difficulties to urinate, VO. of infusion or decoction
"songeya", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, sores on the genital parts, sometimes body rash, local application of the medicine
"bola-bola", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, persistent fever, difficulty with walking, swellings on the groin sometimes releasing pus, VO. of thes plant + local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zambia (Chiawa chieftaincy)
Vernacular name : paw - paw
Cassia abbreviata Oliv.
Official name : Cassia abbreviata Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), "doroba", "bola-bola", roots barks of Cassia abbreviata, RNS.
"doroba", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, pus discharge, backache, difficulties to urinate, VO. of infusion or decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Zambia (Chiawa chieftaincy)
Vernacular name : muveneka
Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Official name : Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus limonum Risso
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), "doroba", "songeya","bola-bola", leaves, roots, RNS.
"doroba", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, pus discharge, backache, difficulties to urinate, VO. of infusion or decoction
"songeya", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, sores on the genital parts, sometimes body rash, local application of the medicine
"bola-bola", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, persistent fever, difficulty with walking, swellings on the groin sometimes releasing pus, VO. of thes plant + local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zambia (Chiawa chieftaincy)
Vernacular name : lemoni
Cussonia arborea Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Cussonia arborea Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : Araliaceae
Synonyms : Cussonia kirkii Seem. , Cussonia barteri Seem. , Cussonia djalonensis A. Chev.
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), "songeya", roots and barks"songeya", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, sores on the genital parts, sometimes body rash
Region : East Africa
Country : Zambia (Chiawa chieftaincy)
Vernacular name : mufenje
Diplorhynchus condylocarpon (Muell. Arg.) Pichon
Official name : Diplorhynchus condylocarpon (Muell. Arg.) Pichon
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Diplorhynchus angolensis Büttner
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), "doroba", roots, RNS.
"doroba", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, pus discharge, backache, difficulties to urinate, VO. of infusion or decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Zambia (Chiawa chieftaincy)
Vernacular name : mutowha
Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name : Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sur Forssk.
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), "doroba", "songeya","bola-bola", roots, RNS.
"doroba", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, pus discharge, backache, difficulties to urinate, VO. of infusion or decoction
"songeya", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, sores on the genital parts, sometimes body rash, local application of the medicine
"bola-bola", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, persistent fever, difficulty with walking, swellings on the groin sometimes releasing pus, VO. of thes plant + local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zambia (Chiawa chieftaincy)
Vernacular name : mukuyu
Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Official name : Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), "bola-bola", roots, barks, RNS.
"bola-bola", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, persistent fever, difficulty with walking, swellings on the groin sometimes releasing pus, VO. of thes plant + local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zambia (Chiawa chieftaincy)
Vernacular name : muveve
Musa sp.
Official name : Musa sp.
Family : Musaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), "doroba", "bola-bola", stems, roots barks of Musa sp, RNS.
"doroba", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, pus discharge, backache, difficulties to urinate, VO. of infusion or decoction
"songeya", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, sores on the genital parts, sometimes body rash, local application of the medicine
Region : East Africa
Country : Zambia (Chiawa chieftaincy)
Vernacular name : banana
Ormocarpum trichocarpum (Taub.) Harms
Official name : Ormocarpum trichocarpum (Taub.) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), "doroba", "songeya", roots and leaves, RNS..
"doroba", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, pus discharge, backache, difficulties to urinate, VO. of infusion or decoction
"songeya", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, sores on the genital parts, sometimes body rash
Region : East Africa
Country : Zambia (Chiawa chieftaincy)
Vernacular name : mupotanzou
Rauvolfia caffra Sond.
Official name : Rauvolfia caffra Sond.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Rauvolfia macrophylla Stapf
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), "songeya", roots, RNS.
"songeya", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, sores on the genital parts, sometimes body rash
Region : East Africa
Country : Zambia (Chiawa chieftaincy)
Vernacular name : mukashu
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), "doroba", "songeya","bola-bola", roots
"doroba", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, pus discharge, backache, difficulties to urinate, VO. of infusion or decoction
"songeya", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, sores on the genital parts, sometimes body rash, local application of the medicine
"bola-bola", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, persistent fever, difficulty with walking, swellings on the groin sometimes releasing pus, VO. of thes plant + local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zambia (Chiawa chieftaincy)
Vernacular name : muhnundurwa
Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Official name : Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Family : Strychnaceae
Synonyms : Strychnos buettneri Gilg
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), "doroba", "songeya","bola-bola", fruits and roots, RNS.
"doroba", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, pus discharge, backache, difficulties to urinate, VO. of infusion or decoction
"songeya", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, sores on the genital parts, sometimes body rash, local application of the medicine
"bola-bola", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, persistent fever, difficulty with walking, swellings on the groin sometimes releasing pus, VO. of thes plant + local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zambia (Chiawa chieftaincy)
Vernacular name : mutamba
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(100)
Recipes : H(100), "doroba", roots of Ximenia caffra, RNS.
"doroba", illness sexualy pransmited said the healers, pus discharge, backache, difficulties to urinate, VO. of infusion or decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Zambia (Chiawa chieftaincy)
Vernacular name : mtswanzwa