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Reference : HW 07

Author(s) : Wondimu Tigist, Asfaw Arsi, Kelbessa Ensermu
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants around 'Dheeraa' town, Arsi Zone, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 112, pp. 152-161, (2007)
Reference HW 07 has information about 74 plants :
Acacia albida Del.
Official name : Acacia albida Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Faidherbia albida (Delile) A. Chev.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, barks of Acacia albida are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : garbii
Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Official name : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia scorpioides (L.) W.F. Wight
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(166), H(200), H(206)
Recipes : H(018) + H(051) + H(166) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich), stem of Acacia nilotica are smoked
H(155) tonsilitis, bark, chewed, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : qordimo
Acacia nubica Benth.
Official name : Acacia nubica Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia oerforta (Forssk.) Schweinf.
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) tooth ache, twigs of Acacia oerforta, chewed, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : ajo
Acacia tortilis (Forssk.) Hayne
Official name : Acacia tortilis (Forssk.) Hayne
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(155)
Recipes : H(155) tonsilitis, leaves of Acacia tortilis, chewed, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : xadechaa
Achyranthes aspera L.
Official name : Achyranthes aspera L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Achyranthes annua Dinter , Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill. , Achyranthes aspera L. var. sicula , Achyranthes obovata Peter.
Symptoms : V(041)
Recipes : Vb(041) anthrax, roots of Achyranthes aspera are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : dargu-arbaa
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough,H(037) lung abcess, bulb of Allium sativum are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO. , or infused, VO., or eaten with oters foods
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : qulubi-aadii
Aloe pubescens Reynolds
Official name : Aloe pubescens Reynolds
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(041)
Recipes : Vb(041) anthrax, flowers and bulbs of Aloe pubescens, RNS, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : haamaaresaa
Aloe pubescens Reynolds
Official name : Aloe pubescens Reynolds
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(108), H(166)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(108) stomach ache, H(166) muscle cramps, flowers and bulbs of Aloe pubescens, RNS, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : haamaaresaa
Asparagus setaceus (Kunth) Jessop
Official name : Asparagus setaceus (Kunth) Jessop
Family : Asparagaceae
Synonyms : Asparagus plumosus Baker
Symptoms : H(162)
Recipes : H(162) urination problems, leaves, roots of Asparagus setaceus are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : saritii
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, barks of Melia azadirachta are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : kininii
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(166), H(200), H(206)
Recipes : H(018) + H(051) + H(166) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich), latex of Balanites aegyptiaca, inhalation of smoke
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : badanaa
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : V(000)
Recipes : Vb(000) furee (undescribe symptom), leaves, roots, latex of Calotropis procera, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : bunagadhee
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : H(004), H(014)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves, roots, latex of Calotropis procera, local application
H(014) skin rush, leaves, roots, latex, concocted together, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : bunagadhee
Calpurnia aurea (Aiton) Benth.
Official name : Calpurnia aurea (Aiton) Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Calpurnia subdecandra (L'Hérit.) Schweick.
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(101)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Calpurnia aurea are rubbed on skin
H(014) fungal disease of skin, leaves are rubbed on skin
H(101) excessive menstruation, leaves are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : ceekataa
Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Official name : Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Capparis polymorpha Guill. & Pers. , Capparis persicifolia A.Rich.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, roots of Capparis tomentosa are crushed and coated on wounds
H(103) tooth ache, roots are chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : haarangamaa-guraach
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, stems of Carica papaya are crushed and swallowed
H(008) diarrhoea, fruits are eaten raw
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : paapaayee
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(104), H(166), H(201)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, roots of Carissa spinarum are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
H(166) muscle cramps, stems are smoked
H(201) evil eye, stems, smoke bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : agaaamsaa
Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Official name : Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna italica Mill.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) worms expulsion, leaves of Senna italica, crushed, boiled, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : sabanakii
Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Official name : Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna italica Mill.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) worms, leaves of Senna italica, crushed, boiled, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : sabanakii
Cassia tora L.
Official name : Cassia tora L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia obtusifolia L. , Senna obtusifolia (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, stems of Senna obtusifolia, crushed, boiled, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : H(100), H(103)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, roots of Cissus quadrangularis are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
H(103) tooth ache, roots are chewed, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : gaalee-aabdii
Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Official name : Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(108), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(108) flu, H(104) stomach ache, leaves of Citrus aurantiifolia, eating raw or infusion, hot VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : loomii
Clematis simensis Fres.
Official name : Clematis simensis Fres.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(003)
Recipes : H(003) swelling legs, leaves of Clematis simensis, crushed and tied on legs
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : fiitii
Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Official name : Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(051), H(201)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, roots of Clerodendrum myricoides are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
H(201) mental illness, leaves soaked in a hot bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : maraasisaa
Commiphora rostrata Engl.
Official name : Commiphora rostrata Engl.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(118)
Recipes : H(118) throat, barks of Commiphora rostrata, chewed, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : haamessaa
Cordia ovalis R.Br. ex A.DC.
Official name : Cordia ovalis R.Br. ex A.DC.
Family : Boraginaceae
Synonyms : Cordia monoica Roxb.
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(166), H(200), H(206)
Recipes : H(018) + H(051) + H(166) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich), leaves and stems of Cordia ovalis are smoked
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : mandheeraa
Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Del.
Official name : Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Del.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(076), H(124)
Recipes : H(068) tapeworms expulsion, roots of Croton macrostachyus mixed with pounded flowers of Hagenia abyssinica, RNS.
H(076) gums ailment, leaves of Croton macrostachyus are rubbed on gums
H(100) gonorrhoea, barks are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
H(100) gonorrhoea, bark of Croton macrostachyus of Cassia etbaica , hot infusion, VO.
H(124) haemorrhage, latex locally coated
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : bakanissaa
Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Del.
Official name : Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Del.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(041), V(104)
Recipes : Vb(041) anthrax, roots of Croton macrostachyus are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Vb(104) stomach ache, roots are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : bakanissaa
Cucumis prophetarum L.
Official name : Cucumis prophetarum L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, roots of Cucumis prophetarum are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : arado, holatoo
Cucurbita pepo L.
Official name : Cucurbita pepo L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) worms, stems of Cucurbita pepo, roasted and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : dabaaqulaa
Datura stramonium L.
Official name : Datura stramonium L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(053), H(070), H(076)
Recipes : H(014) fungal disease on skin, leaves of Datura stramonium are locally rubbed
H(053) ear ailment, leaves, H2O extract, instilation
H(070) rabies, leaves are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
H(076) gums ailments, leaves rubbed on guns
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : banjii
Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name : Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, barks of Dichrostachys cinerea are chewed, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : jirimee
Echinops kebericho Mesfin
Official name : Echinops kebericho Mesfin
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(166), H(200), H(201), H(206)
Recipes : H(018) + H(051) + H(166) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich), H(201) evil eyes, roots of Echinops kebericho are smoked
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : kabarichoo
Ehretia cymosa Thonning
Official name : Ehretia cymosa Thonning
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Vb(104) stomach ache, roots of Ehretia cymosa are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : ulaagaa
Eucalyptus globulus Labill.
Official name : Eucalyptus globulus Labill.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(166), H(200), H(206)
Recipes : H(108) flu, H(018) + H(051) + H(166) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich), leaves of Eucalyptus globulus, smoke bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : barzaafii-aadii
Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Official name : Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, latex of Euphorbia candelabrum mixed with other food, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : haadaamii
Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Official name : Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia laro Drake
Symptoms : H(022), H(100), H(124)
Recipes : H(022) delivery problems, stems of Euphorbia tirucalli are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
H(100) gonorrhoea, latex of Euphorbia tirucalli mixed with other food, VO.
H(124) haemorrhage, latex coated on the wound
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : qincibii
Ficus thonningii Blume
Official name : Ficus thonningii Blume
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus iteophylla Miq. , Ficus burkei (Miq.) Miq.
Symptoms : V(000)
Recipes : Vb(000) ma'az (undescribe symptom), roots of Ficus thonningii are crushed and smoke bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : dambii
Flueggea virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Voigt
Official name : Flueggea virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Voigt
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(057)
Recipes : H(057) goiter, roots of Flueggea virosa are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : qacaaculee
Foeniculum vulgare Mill.
Official name : Foeniculum vulgare Mill.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) babies abdominal pains, stems of Foeniculum vulgare are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : insilaalee
Gomphocarpus fruticosus (L.) W.T. Aiton
Official name : Gomphocarpus fruticosus (L.) W.T. Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : V(041)
Recipes : Vb(041) anthrax, leaves of Gomphocarpus fructicosus are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : haazmalaa
Gossypium herbaceum L.
Official name : Gossypium herbaceum L.
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Gossypium arboreum auct.
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : Vb(030) retention of placenta, fruit of Gossypium herbaceum are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : jirbaa
Grewia bicolor Juss.
Official name : Grewia bicolor Juss.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) worms, leaves of Grewia bicolor are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : haaroreesaa
Grewia ferruginea Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Grewia ferruginea Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, leaves of Grewia ferruginea are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : doqono
Grewia villosa Willd.
Official name : Grewia villosa Willd.
Family : Tiliaceae
Synonyms : Grewia echinulata Del.
Symptoms : H(003), H(104)
Recipes : H(003) swelling (body), barks of Grewia villosa are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
H(104) stomach ache leaves are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : ogobdii
Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F. Gmel.
Official name : Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F. Gmel.
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) tapeworms expulsion, roots of Croton macrostachyus mixed with pounded flowers of Hagenia abyssinica, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Heliotropium cinerascens A.DC.
Official name : Heliotropium cinerascens A.DC.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(166), H(200), H(206)
Recipes : H(018, 16) + H(051) + H(166) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich), leaves of Heliotropium cinerascens, H2O extract, VO. + nasal instilation
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : baalcaabii
Heliotropium cinerascens A.DC.
Official name : Heliotropium cinerascens A.DC.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Vb(104) stomach ache, leaves of Heliotropium cinerascens are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : baalcaabii
Hypoestes forskaolii (Vahl) R. Br.
Official name : Hypoestes forskaolii (Vahl) R. Br.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, roots of Hypoestes forskalaei are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : darguu
Jasminum floribundum R. Br. ex Fresen.
Official name : Jasminum floribundum R. Br. ex Fresen.
Family : Oleaceae
Synonyms : Jasminum grandiflorum L. subsp. floribundum (R.Br. ex Fresen.) P.S.Green
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves of Jasminum grandiflorum subsp. floribundum are crushed and coated on the wound
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Leucas abyssinica (Benth.) Briq.
Official name : Leucas abyssinica (Benth.) Briq.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(155)
Recipes : H(155) tonsilitis, roots of Leucas abyssinica are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : asaalee
Leucas abyssinica (Benth.) Briq.
Official name : Leucas abyssinica (Benth.) Briq.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vb(001) eyes diseases, twigs of Leucas abyssinica are crushed and coated on eyes
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : asaalee
Maerua angolensis DC.
Official name : Maerua angolensis DC.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, roots of Maerua angolensis, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : qanqalchaa
Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Official name : Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Family : Celastraceae
Synonyms : Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes.
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(166), H(200), H(206)
Recipes : H(018) + H(051) + H(166) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich), stems of Maytenus senegalensis are smoked
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : kombolchaa
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) leech expulsion from mouth, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum are crushed and the smoke in the mouth
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : tamboo
Ocimum lamiifolium Hochst. ex Benth.
Official name : Ocimum lamiifolium Hochst. ex Benth.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(166), H(200), H(206)
Recipes : H(018) + H(051) + H(166) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich), leaves of Ocimum lamiifolium, water extract, VO. + nose instilation
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : daamaakasee
Ocimum suave Willd.
Official name : Ocimum suave Willd.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(166), H(200), H(206)
Recipes : H(018) + H(051) + H(166) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich), leaves of Ocimum urticifolium, water extract, VO. + nose instilation
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : qorichaamichii
Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill.
Official name : Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill.
Family : Cactaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) gastritis, fruits of Opuntia ficus-indica, raw VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : qulqual-aabashaa
Pappea capensis Ecklon & Zeyher
Official name : Pappea capensis Ecklon & Zeyher
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(118)
Recipes : H(118) throat diseases, barks of Pappea capensis are chewed, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : biqaa
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, fruits of Ricinus communis are eaten with other foods
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : qoboo
Rumex nervosus Vahl
Official name : Rumex nervosus Vahl
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(126)
Recipes : H(004) wound, roots of Rumex nervosus are crushed and coated on wound
H(008) diarrhoea, leaves are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
H(126) hepatitis, roots are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : dhangagoo
Ruta chalepensis L.
Official name : Ruta chalepensis L.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pain, flowers and leaves of Ruta chalepensis are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO. or infuion with hot drinks
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : xenaadaamii
Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Official name : Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124) haemorrhage, latex of Sarcostemma viminale is coated on the wound
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : annano
Sesbania sesban (L.) Merr.
Official name : Sesbania sesban (L.) Merr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(108), V(095)
Recipes : Vv(108) poultry flu, leaves of Sesbania sesban are crushed, homogenized in drinking H2O
Vb(095) fodder
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Solanum glabratum Dunal
Official name : Solanum glabratum Dunal
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(041)
Recipes : Vb(041) anthrax, roots of Solanum glabratum are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : darguuwaraabesaa
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(166), H(200), H(206)
Recipes : H(018) + H(051) + H(166) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich), roots and leaves of Solanum incanum are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : hidii
Terminalia brownii Fresen.
Official name : Terminalia brownii Fresen.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(003)
Recipes : H(003) swelling (body), barks and stems of Terminalia brownii concocted together, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : bir'essaa
Verbascum sinaiticum Benth.
Official name : Verbascum sinaiticum Benth.
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(124) haemorrhage, leaves of Verbascum sinaiticum are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : guraa-haaree
Verbascum sinaiticum Benth.
Official name : Verbascum sinaiticum Benth.
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(124)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhoea, Vb(124) haemorrhage, leaves of Verbascum sinaiticum are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : guraa-haaree
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) worm expulsion, roots and leaves of Vernonia amygdalina concocted together, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : ibichaa
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) worm expulsion, roots and leaves of Vernonia amygdalina concocted together, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : ibichaa
Withania somnifera (L.) Dun.
Official name : Withania somnifera (L.) Dun.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Physalis somnifera L.
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(166), H(200), H(206)
Recipes : H(018) + H(051) + H(166) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich), H(201) evil eye, roots of Withania somnifera, smoked
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : daadoo, wahaalee
Ximenia americana L.
Official name : Ximenia americana L.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(166)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, abscess (lung), H(166) muscle cramp, roots and barks of Ximenia americana are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : hudaa
Zaleya pentandra (L.) C.Jeffrey
Official name : Zaleya pentandra (L.) C.Jeffrey
Family : Aizoaceae
Symptoms : V(201)
Recipes : Vb(201) evil eye, roots of Zaleya pentandra, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : raaphuudhimaa