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Reference : HN 33

Author(s) : Nguta, J.M., J.M. Mbaria, D.W. Gakuya, P.K. Gathumbi, S.G. Kiama
Title : Traditional antimalarial phytotherapy remedies used by the South Coast community, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 131, 256–267 (2010)
Reference HN 33 has information about 39 plants :
Acacia seyal Del.
Official name : Acacia seyal Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, roots of Acacia seyal , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mgunga (Digo)
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 5) paludism, leaves of Adansonia digitata , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mbamburi (Swahili)
Agathisanthemum globosum (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) Bremek.
Official name : Agathisanthemum globosum (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) Bremek.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, roots of Agathisanthenum globosum , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : chivuma nyuchi (Digo)
Aloe deserti A.Berger
Official name : Aloe deserti A.Berger
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 30 ) paludism, leaves of Aloe deserti, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : ngolonje (Digo)
Aloe macrosiphon Baker
Official name : Aloe macrosiphon Baker
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Aloe macrosiphon, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : golonje (Giriama)
Aloe secundiflora Engl.
Official name : Aloe secundiflora Engl.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Aloe secundiflora, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mshubiri (Digo)
Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Official name : Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Synonyms : Aloe vulgaris Lam.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 3) paludism, leaves of Aloe vera, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : alvera (Digo)
Amaranthus hybridus L.
Official name : Amaranthus hybridus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Amaranthus caudatus L.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Amaranthus hybridus , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mchicha (Swahili)
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 57) paludism, rootsbarks, stembark, leaves of Azadirachta indica , concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mkilifi (Digo)
Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Official name : Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, stembark, leaves of Bridelia micrantha , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mdungu (Digo)
Canthium glaucum Hiern
Official name : Canthium glaucum Hiern
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, fruits of Canthium glaucum , concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mhonga / mronga (Digo)
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, roots , leaves of Cassia occidentalis , concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mnuka uvundo (Swahili)
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 , stembark of Clausena anisata, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mtondombare (Digo)
Combretum padoides Engl. & Diels
Official name : Combretum padoides Engl. & Diels
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Combretum padoides , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : phozo (Digo)
Commiphora schimperi (O.Berg) Engl.
Official name : Commiphora schimperi (O.Berg) Engl.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, roots, stembark, leaves of Commiphora schimperi, concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : dzongodzongo (Digo)
Dichrostachys cinerea (L.) Wight & Arn.
Official name : Dichrostachys cinerea (L.) Wight & Arn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, roots of Dichrostachys cinerea , concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : chinjiri (Digo)
Fagara chalybea (Engl.) Engl.
Official name : Fagara chalybea (Engl.) Engl.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 55 ) paludism, roots barks of Zanthoxylum chalybeum, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mjafari / mporojo (Giriama)
Fagaropsis angolensis (Engl.) Dale
Official name : Fagaropsis angolensis (Engl.) Dale
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Fagaropsis angolensis , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : muangani (Digo)
Ficus bussei Warb. ex Mildbr. & Burret
Official name : Ficus bussei Warb. ex Mildbr. & Burret
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 3.4 ) paludism, roots, leaves of Ficus bussei , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mgandi (Digo)
Flacourtia flavescens Willd.
Official name : Flacourtia flavescens Willd.
Family : Flacourtiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 3) paludism, roots, stembark of Flacourtia indica , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mtondo mbare (Digo)
Gerrardanthus lobatus (Cogn.) Jeffrey
Official name : Gerrardanthus lobatus (Cogn.) Jeffrey
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 3) paludism, roots of Gerranthus lobatus, concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mgore manga (Digo)
Grewia hexamita Burret
Official name : Grewia hexamita Burret
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1)paludism, roots, leaves of Grewia hexaminta, concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mkone (Digo)
Grewia trichocarpa Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Official name : Grewia trichocarpa Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, roots of Grewia trichocarpa, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : cone (Digo)
Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Official name : Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Family : Simaroubaceae
Synonyms : Harrisonia occidentalis Engl.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 52 ) paludism, rootsbarks, leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mdungu / chidore (Digo) / Giriama)
Heeria insignis (Delile) Kuntze
Official name : Heeria insignis (Delile) Kuntze
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Ozoroa insignis Del.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, stembark of Heeria insignis , concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mwamadzi (Digo)
Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Official name : Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Family : Lamiaceae
Synonyms : Hoslundia oppositifolia P. Beauv.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, roots of Hoslundia opposita , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mtserere (Digo)
Landolphia buchananii (Hallier f.) Stapf
Official name : Landolphia buchananii (Hallier f.) Stapf
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Laudolphia buchananii , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mhonga (Swahili)
Lantana camara L.
Official name : Lantana camara L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Lantana antidotalis Thonning.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 17 ) paludism, leaves of Lantana camara, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mjasasa (Digo)
Launaea cornuta (Hochst. ex Oliv. & Hiern) C. Jeffrey
Official name : Launaea cornuta (Hochst. ex Oliv. & Hiern) C. Jeffrey
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 8) paludism, leaves of Launea cornuta , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mtsunga wautsungu (Digo)
Ocimum basilicum L.
Official name : Ocimum basilicum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 10 ) paludism, leaves of Ocimum bacilicum , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : kivumbani (Digo)
Pentanisia auranogyne S. Moore
Official name : Pentanisia auranogyne S. Moore
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, roots of Pentanisia ouranogyne , concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : chungu (Digo)
Plectranthus barbatus Andrews
Official name : Plectranthus barbatus Andrews
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2 ) paludism, leaves of Plectranthus barbatus, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : kizimwilo/Mumbu (Digo)
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 34 ) paludism, roots, leaves of Ricinus communis , concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : bono / mbonombono (Digo)
Rottboellia exaltata L. f.
Official name : Rottboellia exaltata L. f.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Rottboelia exaltata , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mpunga (Digo)
Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name : Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 5) paludism, roots, stembark, leaves of Securidaca longepedunculata , concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mzigi (Digo)
Senecio syringifolius O.Hoffm.
Official name : Senecio syringifolius O.Hoffm.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Senecio syringitolius , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : reisa (Digo)
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 8) paludism, roots, leaves of Solanum incanum , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mtugudza koma (Digo)
Tamarindus indica L.
Official name : Tamarindus indica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Tamarindus erythraea Mattei
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, stembark of Tamarindus indica , concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mkwadzu (Swahili)
Teclea simplicifolia (Engl.) Verdoorn
Official name : Teclea simplicifolia (Engl.) Verdoorn
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 3) paludism, roots of Teclea simplicifolia , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mulaga dare (DR)