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Reference : HO 18

Author(s) : Olajuyigbe, O. O. and A. J. Afolayan
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used in the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 6(18), pp. 3415-3424, 16 May, 2012 http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR/PDF/pdf2012/16May/Olajuyigbe%20and%20Afolayan.pdf
Reference HO 18 has information about 36 plants :
Acacia karroo Hayne
Official name : Acacia karroo Hayne
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(008x)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(008x) haemorrhagic diarrhoea, infusions and concoctions of the leaves, bark and gum of Acacia karroo
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, (Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umngampunzi, intlaka, umnga
Acacia mearnsii De Wild.
Official name : Acacia mearnsii De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, infusions and concoctions of the bark of Acacia mearnsii and decoction of the bark
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : idywabasi
Alepidea amatymbica Eckl. & Zeyh.
Official name : Alepidea amatymbica Eckl. & Zeyh.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal cramps, decoction of the roots / rhizome of Alepidea amatymbica
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : iqwili
Brachylaena ilicifolia (Lam.) Phill.& Schweick
Official name : Brachylaena ilicifolia (Lam.) Phill.& Schweick
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, infusion and decoction of the leaves of Brachylaena ilicifolia
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umgqeba
Bulbine abyssinica A. Rich.
Official name : Bulbine abyssinica A. Rich.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, decoctions of the leaves and roots of Bulbine abyssinica
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : iyeza lipulayiti, utswelana, uyakayakana
Bulbine asphodeloides (L.) Spreng.
Official name : Bulbine asphodeloides (L.) Spreng.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery, decoctions of the root / tuber of Bulbine asphodeloides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umthi kanoyayi, uyakayakane
Bulbine latifolia (L.f.) Spreng.
Official name : Bulbine latifolia (L.f.) Spreng.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea; H(008) dysentery, decoctions of the root of Bulbine latifolia
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : ibhucu, ingcelwane
Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Official name : Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) stomach disorders, infusion, decoction and concoction of the leaves and roots of Centella asiatica
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : inyongwane, iphuzi
Cissampelos capensis L.f.
Official name : Cissampelos capensis L.f.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) stomach upset, infusion of roots, leaves of Cissampelos capensis
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umayisake
Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Official name : Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach complaints, decoction of the aromatic leaves or roots of Clausena anisata
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : iperepes
Curtisia dentata (Burn. F.) C.A. Sm.
Official name : Curtisia dentata (Burn. F.) C.A. Sm.
Family : Cornaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ailments, decoctions of the bark of Curtisia dentata, infusion, decoction and concoction of the leaves and roots
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umlahleni, umgxina, uzintlwa,
Cussonia spicata Thumb.
Official name : Cussonia spicata Thumb.
Family : Araliaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach complaints, infusion of leaves of Cussonia spicata
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : intsenge, umgezisa, umsenge,
Ekebergia capensis Sparrm.
Official name : Ekebergia capensis Sparrm.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Ekebergia rueppelliana (Fresen.) A.Rich.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, decoction of the back of Ekebergia capensis
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umanaye, umgwenya-wezinja
Eucomis autumnalis (Mill.) Chitt
Official name : Eucomis autumnalis (Mill.) Chitt
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache and H(104) colic, decoctions of the bulb of Eucomis autumnalis
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : isithithibala esimathunzi
Foeniculum vulgare Mill.
Official name : Foeniculum vulgare Mill.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach cramps, infusion of leaves and stem of Foeniculum vulgare
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : imbambosi
Hydnora africana Thunb.
Official name : Hydnora africana Thunb.
Family : Hydronaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery, infusions and decoctions of the whole plant of Hydnora africana, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umavumbuka
Iconotis leonurus (L.) R. Br.
Official name : Iconotis leonurus (L.) R. Br.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, infusions, decoctions, rectum application of the whole plant of Iconotis leonurus
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : imvovo
Ipomoea crassipes Hook.
Official name : Ipomoea crassipes Hook.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, infusion and decoction of the whole plant of Ipomoea crassipes
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : ubhoqo
Mentha aquatica L.
Official name : Mentha aquatica L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach aches, infusions of leaves of Mentha aquatica
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : inxina
Mentha longifolia (L.) L.
Official name : Mentha longifolia (L.) L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach aches, infusions of leaves of Mentha longifolia
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : inxina
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(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, infusions and decoctions of dried leaves, bark and roots of Olea europaea L. subsp.africana
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umnquma
Pelargonium pulverulentum Colvill ex Sweet
Official name : Pelargonium pulverulentum Colvill ex Sweet
Family : Geraniaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, decoction of roots of Pelargonium reniforme
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umkumiso
Persicaria lapathifolia (L.) Gray
Official name : Persicaria lapathifolia (L.) Gray
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) stomach complaints, infusion of roots and leaves or whole plant of Persicaria lapathifolia
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : idolo lenkonyana
Plantago lanceolata L.
Official name : Plantago lanceolata L.
Family : Plantaginaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery, H(104) stomach problems, infusion of leaves of Plantago lanceolata
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : ubendlela
Rubia petiolaris DC.
Official name : Rubia petiolaris DC.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(008x), H(008)
Recipes : H(008x) haemorrhagic diarrhoe, H(008) amoebic dysentery, infusion, decoction and concoction of roots, leaves of Rubia petiolaris, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : impendulo
Sarcophyte sanguinea Sparrm.
Official name : Sarcophyte sanguinea Sparrm.
Family : Balanophoraceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery, infusion, decoction of the whole plant of Sarcophyte sanguinea, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umavumbuka
Schizocarphus nervosus (Burch.) Van der Merwe
Official name : Schizocarphus nervosus (Burch.) Van der Merwe
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, decoction of the roots of Schizocarphus nervosus, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umagaqana, inkwitelu
Schotia afra (L.) Thunb.
Official name : Schotia afra (L.) Thunb.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, decoction of bark and roots of Schotia afra, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umgxam
Schotia brachypetala Sond.
Official name : Schotia brachypetala Sond.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery, decoction of bark and root of Schotia brachypetala
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : ishimnumyane
Schotia latifolia Jacq.
Official name : Schotia latifolia Jacq.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, decoction of bark and root of Schotia latifolia
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umgxam
Solanum aculeastrum Dunal
Official name : Solanum aculeastrum Dunal
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum aculeastrum Dunal var. albifolium (C.H.Wright) Bitter
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, infusion, decoction and concussion of root, bark and berries of Solanum aculeastrum
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umthuma
Solanum tomentosum L.
Official name : Solanum tomentosum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, infusion, decoction and concussion of root, bark and berries of Solanum tomentosum
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umthuma
Strychnos decussata (Pappe) Gilg
Official name : Strychnos decussata (Pappe) Gilg
Family : Strychnaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach aches, decoctions of the bark and infusions of the leaves of Strychnos henningsii
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umnonono, umnono,
Syzygium cordatum Hochst. in C.Krauss
Official name : Syzygium cordatum Hochst. in C.Krauss
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) stomach complaints, decoction and concoction of bark, leaves and roots of Syzygium cordatum
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umsu
Typha capensis (Rohrb.) N.E. Br.
Official name : Typha capensis (Rohrb.) N.E. Br.
Family : Typhaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery, decoction of the rhizomes of Typha capensis
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : inqoboka, ingcongolo
Ziziphus mucronata Willd. subsp. Mucronata
Official name : Ziziphus mucronata Willd. subsp. Mucronata
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery, decoction of the roots; concoction of bark and leaves of Ziziphus mucronata subsp mucronata
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, (Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umphafa