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Reference : VM 11

Author(s) : Mkangare, M.M.J.
Title : Collection of Tanzanian medicinal plants for biological activity studies. Proceedings of the 7th Tanzania veterinary association scientific conference. Tanzania Veterinary Association, Vol. 7, 67- 78, (1989) De la référence VB 10
Reference VM 11 has information about 65 plants :
Acalypha volkensii Pax
Official name : Acalypha volkensii Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : V(037) , leaves, R.N.S.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : uringa
Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Official name : Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Spilanthes mauritiana (A. Rich. ex Pers.) DC. , Spilanthes filicaulis (Schumach. & Thonn.) C.D.Adams
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : V(104), roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : kisinga mana yewo
Adenia gummifera (Harv.) Harms
Official name : Adenia gummifera (Harv.) Harms
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : V(004)mouth and legs, leaves, R.N.S.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : oloru
Adhatoda engleriana (Lindau) C.B. Clarke
Official name : Adhatoda engleriana (Lindau) C.B. Clarke
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Justicia engleriana Lindau.
Symptoms : V(094)
Recipes : V(117), Adhatoda engleriana + Senecio stuhlmannii , leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : not registered
Adiantum poiretii Wikstr.
Official name : Adiantum poiretii Wikstr.
Family : Pteridaceae
Synonyms : Adiantum aethiopicum L.
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : V(104), ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : machameri
Alangium chinense (Lour.) Harms
Official name : Alangium chinense (Lour.) Harms
Family : Alangiaceae
Symptoms : V(094)
Recipes : V(117), stem's barks, Bridelia micrantha + Alangium chinense + Commiphora zimmermannii + Ekebergia capensis, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : albassa
Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Official name : Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068), bark, stems, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : nduu
Albizia petersiana (Bolle) Oliv.
Official name : Albizia petersiana (Bolle) Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : V(008) , leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mlau
Aloe volkensii Engl.
Official name : Aloe volkensii Engl.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(045), V(030)
Recipes : V(004) + V(045), leaves, RNS.
V(030), leaves, decoction, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : sale iya njofu
Anisopappus africanus (Hook. f.) Oliv. & Hiern
Official name : Anisopappus africanus (Hook. f.) Oliv. & Hiern
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : V(104), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : iwara kuila
Artemisia afra Jacq. ex Willd.
Official name : Artemisia afra Jacq. ex Willd.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : V(051), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : fivi
Basella alba L.
Official name : Basella alba L.
Family : Basellaceae
Synonyms : Basella rubra L.
Symptoms : V(006), V(094)
Recipes : V(006) , leaves, RNS.
V(117), Pygeum africanum + Basella alba , leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : lelema
Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Official name : Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : V(094)
Recipes : V(117), stem's barks, RNS., Bridelia micrantha + Alangium chinense + Commiphora zimmermannii + Ekebergia capensis
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : maarie
Calpurnia aurea (Ait.) Benth. subsp. aurea
Official name : Calpurnia aurea (Ait.) Benth. subsp. aurea
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : V(051), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mlantangao
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : V(105)
Recipes : Vv(105), leaves Iboza multiflora + fruit Capsicum annuum, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name : Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : V(006), V(055)
Recipes : V(006), leaves, RNS.
V(055), leaves, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : iwinu
Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Official name : Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068), roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : not registered
Commiphora zimmermannii Engl.
Official name : Commiphora zimmermannii Engl.
Family : Burseraceae
Synonyms : Commiphora kyimbilensis Engl.
Symptoms : V(117)
Recipes : V(117), stem's barks, RNS.: Bridelia micrantha, Alangium chinense, Ekebergia capensis, Commiphora zimmermannii
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mfifina
Conyza bonariensis (L.) Cronquist
Official name : Conyza bonariensis (L.) Cronquist
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Conyza floribunda Kunth , Erigeron floribundus (Kunth) Schults - Bip. , Erigeron naudinii (Bonnet) Humbert
Symptoms : V(004), V(045)
Recipes : V(004) + V(045) , leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : inanzie
Conyza newii Oliv. & Hiern
Official name : Conyza newii Oliv. & Hiern
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : V(104), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : iande
Cordia africana Lam.
Official name : Cordia africana Lam.
Family : Boraginaceae
Synonyms : Cordia holstii Guerke
Symptoms : V(004), V(045)
Recipes : V(004) + V(045), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mringa ringa
Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Del.
Official name : Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Del.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(068)
Recipes : V(006) , leaves, RNS.
Vb(068), roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mfurufuru
Croton megalocarpus Hutch.
Official name : Croton megalocarpus Hutch.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(006)
Recipes : V(006) , barks, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mkaikai
Croton sylvaticus Hoschst. ex Krauss
Official name : Croton sylvaticus Hoschst. ex Krauss
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(087)
Recipes : V(087)ear, leaves, juice in ears
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : not registered
Dissotis senegambiensis (Guill. & Perr. )Triana var. alpestris (Taub.) A. & R. Fernandes
Official name : Dissotis senegambiensis (Guill. & Perr. )Triana var. alpestris (Taub.) A. & R. Fernandes
Family : Melastomataceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : V(008) , leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : uringa
Dodonaea viscosa (L.) Jacq.
Official name : Dodonaea viscosa (L.) Jacq.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : V(004)mouth legs, leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : msingo
Dryopteris sp.
Official name : Dryopteris sp.
Family : Dryopteridaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : not registered
Ehretia cymosa Thonning
Official name : Ehretia cymosa Thonning
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(012), V(045), V(098)
Recipes : V(012), leaves, RNS.
V(004) + V(045), leaves, R.N.S.
Vc(098), leaves, R.N.S.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mpelu, mnemvu
Ekebergia capensis Sparrm.
Official name : Ekebergia capensis Sparrm.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Ekebergia rueppelliana (Fresen.) A.Rich.
Symptoms : V(094)
Recipes : V(117), stem's barks, R.N.S. : Bridelia micrantha + Alangium chinense + Commiphora zimmermannii + Ekebergia capensis
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mvahi
Embelia schimperi Vatke
Official name : Embelia schimperi Vatke
Family : Myrsinaceae
Synonyms : Embelia kilimandschari Gilg
Symptoms : V(051), V(068), V(100)
Recipes : V(051), leaves, stem's barks, R.N.S.
V(068, 2) , seeds, powder, R.N.S.
Vb(068), roots, R.N.S.
Vcanis(097), roots + Teclea simplicifolia + Embelia schimperi, R.N.S.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Chagga, Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mukutani , sachona(Arusha, Kilimanjaro )gezi, ngenzi, ngezi (Chagga)
Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Official name : Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(105)
Recipes : Vv(105), stems, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mrangari
Euphorbia hirta L.
Official name : Euphorbia hirta L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia pilulifera var. procumbens Boiss. , Euphorbia hirta var. procumbens Br. , Chamaesyce hirta (L.) Millsp.
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : Vb(051),O.N.S, fumigation
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus thonningii Blume
Official name : Ficus thonningii Blume
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus iteophylla Miq. , Ficus burkei (Miq.) Miq.
Symptoms : V(033)
Recipes : V(033) , stem's barks, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mfumu
Ficus vogelii (Miq.) Miq.
Official name : Ficus vogelii (Miq.) Miq.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus baronii Baker , Ficus lutea Vahl
Symptoms : V(033)
Recipes : V(033) , stem's barks, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : not registered
Fuerstia africana T.C.E. Fries
Official name : Fuerstia africana T.C.E. Fries
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : V(014, 2), leaves, RNS. , compress
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : kimancho
Glycine javanica L.
Official name : Glycine javanica L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(093)
Recipes : V(093), VO., decoction leaves, strong vomitive
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : ovundo vundo
Haemanthus multiflorus Martyn
Official name : Haemanthus multiflorus Martyn
Family : Amaryllidaceae
Synonyms : Haemanthus coccineus Forssk.
Symptoms : V(033)
Recipes : V(33) , rhizom, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : ndalakio
Helichrysum schimperi (Schultz - Bip.) Moeser
Official name : Helichrysum schimperi (Schultz - Bip.) Moeser
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : V(104), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : ikowe
Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Official name : Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(039)
Recipes : V(004), leaves, R.N.S.
V(039), leaves, R.N.S., external use
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : onona
Kalanchoe densiflora Rolfe
Official name : Kalanchoe densiflora Rolfe
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : V(003)
Recipes : V(003), leaves, massage
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : imboko
Lagenaria sp.
Official name : Lagenaria sp.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : V(030), leaves, decoction, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : sale iya njofu
Markhamia lutea (Benth.) K. Schum.
Official name : Markhamia lutea (Benth.) K. Schum.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Synonyms : Markhamia hildebrandtii (Bak.) Sprague , Markhamia platycalyx (Baker) Sprague
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : Vc(051), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : not registered
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : V(039), leaves, RNS., external use
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mbatu
Nuxia congesta R. Br. ex Fresen.
Official name : Nuxia congesta R. Br. ex Fresen.
Family : Buddlejaceae
Symptoms : V(016)
Recipes : Vb(016) , leaves, fumigation under the udder
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : moringa, nyametekko
Olea africana Miller
Official name : Olea africana Miller
Family : Oleaceae
Symptoms : V(015), V(025)
Recipes : V(015), leaves, RNS..
V(025), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : msenevu
Oxygonum sinuatum (Meissn.) Dammer
Official name : Oxygonum sinuatum (Meissn.) Dammer
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(090)
Recipes : V(001), roots, RNS..V(090), leaves, RNS., during pregnacy
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mbiinu, mpelu, mnemvu
Pentas sp.
Official name : Pentas sp.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(006)
Recipes : V(006) , leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mosereka
Phyllanthus fischeri Pax
Official name : Phyllanthus fischeri Pax
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : V(078)
Recipes : V(078) , leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : not registered
Plectranthus barbatus Andrews
Official name : Plectranthus barbatus Andrews
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : V(104), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mzugwa
Plectranthus sp.
Official name : Plectranthus sp.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : V(037) , leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mzugwa
Pluchea ovalis (Pers.) DC.
Official name : Pluchea ovalis (Pers.) DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(087)
Recipes : V(087)ear, leaves, juice in ear
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkman
Official name : Prunus africana (Hook. f.) Kalkman
Family : Rosaceae
Synonyms : Pygeum africanum Hook. f.
Symptoms : V(094)
Recipes : V(117), Pygeum africanum + Basella alba , leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : muuri
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(045), V(104)
Recipes : V(004) + V(045), leaves, RNS.
V(104), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mpera
Rauvolfia caffra Sond.
Official name : Rauvolfia caffra Sond.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Rauvolfia macrophylla Stapf
Symptoms : V(004), V(033), V(045), V(124)
Recipes : V(033), stem's barks, RNS..
V(004) + V(045), leaves, RNS.
V(124), stem's barks, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : msesewe
Rhamnus prinoides L' Hérit.
Official name : Rhamnus prinoides L' Hérit.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : mshimbanumba
Senecio lyratipartitus Sch.- Bip. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Senecio lyratipartitus Sch.- Bip. ex A. Rich.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : kiraambuya
Senecio stuhlmannii Klatt
Official name : Senecio stuhlmannii Klatt
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(094)
Recipes : V(117), Adhatoda engleriana + Senecio stuhlmannii , leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : not registered
Sesbania macrantha Welw. ex Phillipps & Hutch.
Official name : Sesbania macrantha Welw. ex Phillipps & Hutch.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(111)
Recipes : V(111) , leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : icheyeche
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068), roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : nduo
Solanum nigrum L.
Official name : Solanum nigrum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum judaicum Bess
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : V(004) mouth & legs, leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : nafu
Synadenium volkensii Pax
Official name : Synadenium volkensii Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : V(030), stem's barks, decoction, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : logolugobichi
Teclea simplicifolia (Engl.) Verdoorn
Official name : Teclea simplicifolia (Engl.) Verdoorn
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : V(100)
Recipes : Vcanis(100), roots Teclea simplicifolia + Embelia schimperi, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : maarai
Tetradenia riparia (Hochst.) Codd
Official name : Tetradenia riparia (Hochst.) Codd
Family : Lamiaceae
Synonyms : Iboza riparia (Hochst.) N.E. Br.
Symptoms : V(002), V(105)
Recipes : V(002) , leaves, R.N.S., better quality of milk
Vv(105), leaves , Iboza multiflora + fruit Capsicum annuum, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : not registered
Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsley) A. Gray
Official name : Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsley) A. Gray
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(102)
Recipes : V(102) , leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : not registered
Zehneria scabra (L.f.) Sond.
Official name : Zehneria scabra (L.f.) Sond.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Melothria punctata (Thunb.) Cogn.
Symptoms : V(004), V(045)
Recipes : V(004) + V(045), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : iari