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Reference : HS 34

Author(s) : Semenya, S.S. , A.Maroyi
Title : Medicinal plants used by the Bapedi traditional healers to treat diarrhoea in the Limpopo Province, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 144, 395–401 (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874112006356
Reference HS 34 has information about 20 plants :
Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Official name : Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Mimosa senegal L.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a handful of seeds of Acacia senegal pounded and mixed with warm water. The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a hand ful of roots of Carissa edulis cooked inwater for 10min. The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Commiphora marlothii Engl.
Official name : Commiphora marlothii Engl.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a hand ful of bark or roots of Commiphora marlothii pounded and mixed with warm water. The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Dicoma anomala Sond.
Official name : Dicoma anomala Sond.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, one tuber of Dicoma anomala is macerated in warm water for 24 h. The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Dombeya rotundifolia (Hochst.) Planch.
Official name : Dombeya rotundifolia (Hochst.) Planch.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a handful of roots of Dombeya rotundifolia cooked in water for 5 min.The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Grewia bicolor Juss.
Official name : Grewia bicolor Juss.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a handful of roots of Grewia bicolor cooked in water for 5–30 min.The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Helichrysum caespititium (DC.) Harv.
Official name : Helichrysum caespititium (DC.) Harv.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, one whole plant of Helichrysum caespititium cooked in water for 5–20 min. The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Official name : Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Family : Celastraceae
Synonyms : Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a handful of leaves of Gymnosporia senegalensis cooked in water for 5–20 min.The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Osyris abyssinica Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Official name : Osyris abyssinica Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Family : Santalaceae
Synonyms : Osyris lanceolata Hochst. & Steudel
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a handful of roots of Osyris lanceolata cooked in water for 5 min.The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ozoroa sphaerocarpa R. Fern. & A. Fern.
Official name : Ozoroa sphaerocarpa R. Fern. & A. Fern.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a handful of bark or roots of Ozoroa sphaerocarpa cooked in water for 5–20 min.The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until recovery
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Pappea capensis Ecklon & Zeyher
Official name : Pappea capensis Ecklon & Zeyher
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, one fruit of Pappea capensis taken as raw, thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a handful of roots or pericarp of Punica granatum mixed with roots of Psidium guajava cooked in water for 5–25 min.The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Punica granatum L.
Official name : Punica granatum L.
Family : Lythraceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a handful of roots or pericarp of Punica granatum mixed with roots of Psidium guajava cooked in water for 5–25 min.The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Saccharum officinarum L.
Official name : Saccharum officinarum L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a handful of leaves of Saccharum officinarum cooked in water for 20 min.The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Sansevieria hyacinthoides (L.) Druce
Official name : Sansevieria hyacinthoides (L.) Druce
Family : Dracaenaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a handful of leaves of Sansevieria hyacinthoides cooked in water for 5 min.The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Official name : Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a hand ful of bark of Sclerocarya birrea pounded and mixed with warm water. The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Solanum lycopersicum L.
Official name : Solanum lycopersicum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, about 10–20ml fruit juice of Solanum lycopersicum taken orally, thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Triumfetta sp.
Official name : Triumfetta sp.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a handful of roots of Triumffeta sp. cooked in water for 5–20 min.The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Vigna unguiculata (L.) A. Walp.
Official name : Vigna unguiculata (L.) A. Walp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a handful of leaves of Vigna unguiculata cooked in water for 5–20 min.The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ximenia americana L.
Official name : Ximenia americana L.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, a handful of roots of Ximenia americana. cooked in water for 5 min.The infusion (250ml) is administered thrice a day until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors