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Reference : VN 30

Author(s) : Nalule, A.S. , J. M. Mbaria, D. Olila & J. W. Kimenju
Title : Ethnopharmacological practices in management of livestock helminthes by pastoral communities in the drylands of Uganda Livestock Research for Rural Development 23 (2) 2011
Reference VN 30 has information about 39 plants :
Aloe sp.
Official name : Aloe sp.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, 10 leaves of Aloe sp., decoction in 5 liters of H2O, VO. 2.5 liters for adult animal
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : akagagi, rukaka
Brillantaisia owariensis P.Beauv.
Official name : Brillantaisia owariensis P.Beauv.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiase, 5 leaves of Brillantaisia owariensis, decoction in 1 liter of H2O, VO. 1/2 litre early in the morning
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : ekirarankuuba
Cannabis sativa L.
Official name : Cannabis sativa L.
Family : Cannabaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, mix 100 gr leaves of Cannabis sativa, 100 gr leaves of Justicia betonica, 150 gr Tetradenia riparia, boil in 2 liters H2O, drench 1/4 to 1/2 liter of extract to calves and small ruminants and adult cattle respectively
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : enzayi / enjaga
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, chop 1kg young fruits or about 100g of seeds of Carica papaya, mix with feed or put in mouth of animal
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : pawpaw
Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name : Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound a handful (0.3kg) of roots of Senna didymobotrya , boil in 1 liter of H2O to reduce to half liter extract, drench a 1/4 liter of extract to yearlings & 150ml small ruminants
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : omucuura
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound a handful of roots (200g) of Cassia occidentalis, add 1 liter of H2O, boil to remain 1/2 liter, drench 1/2 liter once to adult animal , 100ml to young ones
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : omutanjooka
Cassia tora L.
Official name : Cassia tora L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia obtusifolia L. , Senna obtusifolia (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound a handful of roots (200g) of Cassia obtusifolia, add 1 liter of H2O, boil to remain 1/2 liter, drench 1/2 liter once to adult animal , 100ml to young ones
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : omwitanjoka
Clerodendrum rotundifolium Oliv.
Official name : Clerodendrum rotundifolium Oliv.
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound 1/2 kg of leaves of Clerodendrum rotundifolium add 1 liter of H2O, stir and sieve, drench 750ml to adult cattle about & 500mls pig and small ruminants
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : ekisekaseke
Coleus latifolius Hochst. ex Benth.
Official name : Coleus latifolius Hochst. ex Benth.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound (200g) a handful of leaves of Coleus latifolius and add 1 liter of H2O, drench all to adult animal
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : obushohera
Cucurbita maxima Duchesne ex Lam.
Official name : Cucurbita maxima Duchesne ex Lam.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound 100g of dried seeds of Cucurbita maxima and mix with feeds
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : ensujju
Cyphostemma adenocaule (Steud. ex A. Rich.) Desc. ex Wild & R. B. Drumm.
Official name : Cyphostemma adenocaule (Steud. ex A. Rich.) Desc. ex Wild & R. B. Drumm.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, add 4 liters H2O to pounded 1kg of fresh roots of Cyphostemma adenocaule, let mixture stand for few minutes before straining, drench 1/2 liter once to adult animal
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : ekimara
Cyphostemma adenocaule (Steud. ex A. Rich.) Desc. ex Wild & R. B. Drumm.
Official name : Cyphostemma adenocaule (Steud. ex A. Rich.) Desc. ex Wild & R. B. Drumm.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) helminthiasis, add 4 liters H2O to pounded 1kg of fresh roots of Cyphostemma adenocaule, let mixture stand for few minutes before straining, drench 100ml adult humans
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : ekimara
Euclea latidens Stapf
Official name : Euclea latidens Stapf
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound about 0.5kg of roots of Euclea latidens, add 1 liter of H20 and boil, drench 100 - 300ml to before feeding
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : omutsikizi
Euphorbia heterophylla L.
Official name : Euphorbia heterophylla L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, half kg of mature whole aerial plant of Euphorbia heterophylla steamed in 2 liters of H2O, drench 750ml to adult and 300ml to calves and small ruminants.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : akasandasanda / kimotooka
Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Official name : Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Family : Simaroubaceae
Synonyms : Harrisonia occidentalis Engl.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pounded 1kg roots bark of Harrisonia abyssinica in 2 liters of H2O boil, drench 250 mls
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : ndalike, kalarike
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, 1/2 kg of leaves of Jatropha curcas add 1 liter of H2O boil to remain with 1/2 liter, drench 1/2 liter once
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : kiroowa
Justicia betonica L.
Official name : Justicia betonica L.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, mix 100 gr leaves of Cannabis sativa, 100 gr leaves of Justicia betonica, 150 gr Tetradenia riparia, boil in 2 liters H2O, drench 1/4 to 1/2 liter of extract to calves and small ruminants and adult cattle respectively
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : nnalongo
Justicia exigua S. Moore
Official name : Justicia exigua S. Moore
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, a handful of Justicia exigua leaves + a handful of Ocimum basilicum leaves + 1 liter of H20, boil slightly, drench 1/4 liter to young animals and 1/2 liter to adult
Vb(068) helminthiasis, to about 0.2kg leaves of Justicia exigua, add 1/2 liter H2O and slightly boil, drench 150-300 mls
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : kayayana
Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Official name : Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, boil stem bark of Kigelia africana in 1 liter of H20, drench 1/2 liter to calves
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : omuusa
Lagenaria sphaerica (Sond.) Naud.
Official name : Lagenaria sphaerica (Sond.) Naud.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Sphaerosicyos sphaericus (Sond.) Cogn.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound 1/2 kg of mature leaves of Lagenaria sphaerica, add 1 liter of H20 stir and filter, drench about 700 ml to adult and 300 mls to calves
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : omutanga
Momordica foetida Schumach.
Official name : Momordica foetida Schumach.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Momordica schimperiana Naud.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound 1/2 kg of fresh leaves of Momordica foetida, add 3L H2O and filter, drench 1.5l to adult cattle
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : ebbombo
Moringa oleifera Lam.
Official name : Moringa oleifera Lam.
Family : Moringaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, leaves of Moringa oleifera mixed with fodder
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : moringa
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, boil 5 leaves of Nicotiana tabacum in 1 liter of H20 and cool or pound a leaf to make paste, drench about 300mls or squeeze drops of juice into the eye
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : taaba
Ocimum basilicum L.
Official name : Ocimum basilicum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, a handful of Justicia exigua leaves + a handful of Ocimum basilicum leaves + 1 liter of H20, boil slightly, drench 1/4 liter to young animals and 1/2 liter to adult
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : kakubansiri
Physalis peruviana L.
Official name : Physalis peruviana L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound 2 handful (300g) leaves of Physalis peruviana, add 1.5 L of H2O, drench 1 liter to adult animal s and 1/2 liter to young animals
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : entuntunu
Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name : Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family : Phytolaccaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, about half kg of mature leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra boiled in 3 liters of H2O to remain with 1.5 liter and cool, drench 1.5 liter to adult cattle, 750 ml to calves and small ruminants
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : oluwooko
Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Official name : Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Rhoicissus erythrodes (Fresen.) Planch.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, about 1kg of pounded root tubers of Rhoicissus tridentata boiled in 2 liters of H2O, administer 1/2 liter to 1 liter to young and adult animals respectively
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : omumara
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pounded seeds of Ricinus communis en pâte, VO. 3 seeds to calve and 9 seeds to adult animal
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : ensogasoga
Sapium ellipticum (Hochst.) Pax
Official name : Sapium ellipticum (Hochst.) Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, 3kg leaves of Sapium ellipticum, mix with fodder, given as forage
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : omusasa
Secamone africana (Oliv.) Bullock
Official name : Secamone africana (Oliv.) Bullock
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, about half kg whole aerial plant of Secamone africana pounded and boiled in 1 liter of H20 and cooled, drench half liter to adult cattle and 300 ml to calves and small ruminants
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : obukoni / akatakura
Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Official name : Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound 1kg of roots of Securinega virosa add 2l H2O and boil, drench 1 liter to adult cattle
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : lukandwa
Sida rhombifolia L.
Official name : Sida rhombifolia L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound & boil 200g of fresh roots of Sida rhombifolia in 1 liter of H20, drench 1/2 liter to 1 liter to calves & adult cattle respectively
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : akeyeeyo
Sporobolus pyramidalis P.Beauv.
Official name : Sporobolus pyramidalis P.Beauv.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound clean roots of Sporobolus pyramidali, add few drops of H2O and little salt, squeeze 5 drops in the cattle eye
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : kasibante
Teclea nobilis Delile
Official name : Teclea nobilis Delile
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound about 200 gr of leaves of Teclea nobilis, add 1/2 liter of H2O and strain, drench 1/2 liter to adult cattle
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : enzzo
Tetradenia riparia (Hochst.) Codd
Official name : Tetradenia riparia (Hochst.) Codd
Family : Lamiaceae
Synonyms : Iboza riparia (Hochst.) N.E. Br.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, mix 100 gr leaves of Cannabis sativa, 100 gr leaves of Justicia betonica, 150 gr Tetradenia riparia, boil in 2 liters H2O, drench 1/4 to 1/2 liter of extract to calves and small ruminants and adult cattle respectively
Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound about 1/2 kg of fresh leaves of Tetradenia riparia add 3 liters H2O and filter, drench 1 liter to adult animal ; 1/2 liter to young animals
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : kyewamala
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) helminthiasis, about half kg of mature leaves pounded, add 3l. of cold H2O, or boil 1kg of roots in 2 liters of H2O, drench 1,5 liter to adult cattle or 750ml to young ones
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : omululuza
Vernonia grantii Oliv.
Official name : Vernonia grantii Oliv.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pounded 1kg of leaves and roots of Vernonia grantii in H2O, boil , drench half l. to 1.5 liters
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : omukuzanyaana
Zanthoxylum chalybeum Engl.
Official name : Zanthoxylum chalybeum Engl.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiasis, pound about 0.3kg of root bark of Zanthoxylum chalybeum and boil in 4 liters of H2O, drench ½l to adult cattle, 300 mls calves and 1table spoon to children
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : entale yedungu
Zanthoxylum chalybeum Engl.
Official name : Zanthoxylum chalybeum Engl.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) helminthiasis, pound about 0.3kg of root bark of Zanthoxylum chalybeum and boil in 4 liters of H2O, 1table spoon to children
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : entale yedungu