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Reference : VN 29

Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N., I. M. Kaibui, P. K. Njenga & P. O. Odhiambo
Title : Utilisation of priority traditional medicinal plants and local people's knowledge on their conservation status in arid lands of Kenya (Mwingi District) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 6:22 (2010) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-6-22 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/6/1/22
Reference VN 29 has information about 8 plants :
Acacia seyal Del.
Official name : Acacia seyal Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vb(037) pneumonia, decoction of roots and barks of Acacia seyal, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( Mwing districti)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Aloe secundiflora Engl.
Official name : Aloe secundiflora Engl.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(062)
Recipes : Vv(062) coccidiosis chicken, leaves of Aloe secundiflora cut and steeped in drinking H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( Mwing districti)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Antidesma venosum E.Mey. ex Tul.
Official name : Antidesma venosum E.Mey. ex Tul.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vb(004), sap expressed from the fleshy stems of Antidesma venosum and topically applied on wounds
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( Mwing districti)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Boscia coriacea Pax
Official name : Boscia coriacea Pax
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : V(102)
Recipes : Vv(102) bile by chicken , leaves of Boscia coriacea crushed and put in H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( Mwing districti)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Hymenodictyon parvifolium Oliv.
Official name : Hymenodictyon parvifolium Oliv.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vb(001) infected eyes, sap of Hymenodictyon parviflolium directly applied on infected eyes
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( Mwing districti)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Juniperus procera Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Juniperus procera Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : Cupressaceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vb(004) flesh wounds, sap of Juniperus procera on wounds
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( Mwing districti)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : Vb (006 ), Vc(006 ) constipation, roots decoction of Ricinus communis, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( Mwing districti)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Official name : Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : V(039) bark and roots of Sclerocarya birrea boiled and a concoction pmrepared &and applied
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( Mwing districti)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors