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Reference : VO 14

Author(s) : Olila, D., R. Bukenya-Ziraba and D. Kamoga
Title : Bio-Prospective Studies on Medicinal Plants Used to Manage Poultry Diseases in the Mount Elgon Region of Uganda. Research Journal of Pharmacology 1 (3): 56-60, 2007
Reference VO 14 has information about 20 plants :
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(008), V(037), V(068)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, Vv(037) cough, crush the leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Spilanthes mauritiana, add H2O, VO.
Vv(037) cough, crush the leaves of Lantana camara of Spilanthes mauritiana, add H2O, VO.
Vv(068) worms, crush the fruits of Capsicum frutescens with the whole plant of Spilanthes mauritiana, add H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : nadwasi (Lugisu)
Agave sisalana Perr.
Official name : Agave sisalana Perr.
Family : Agavaceae
Symptoms : V(105)
Recipes : Vv(105) New castle disease, juice of leaves of Agave sisalana (used in scarcity of kukatyakatya)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : makhoholi (Lugisu)
Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vv(037) cough, crush the leaves and stem bark of Albizia coriaria, add H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : kiluku (Lugisu)
Aloe sp.
Official name : Aloe sp.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(105)
Recipes : Vv(105) New castle disease, juice of leaves of Aloe sp, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : kukatyakatya (Lugisu)
Cannabis sativa L.
Official name : Cannabis sativa L.
Family : Cannabaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(037)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, Vv(037) cough,, crush the leaves of Dracaena steudneri of Cannabis sativa, add H2O, VO.
Vv(037) cough, crush the leaves of Cannabis sativa and those of Oxygonum sinuatum , add H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : nzaye (Lugisu)
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vv(068) worms, crush the fruits of Capsicum frutescens with the whole plant of Spilanthes mauritiana, add H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : pilipili (Lugisu)
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vv(037) cough , stem, roots of Carica papaya, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : paw paw (Lugisu)
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : V(008), V(037)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, Vv(037) cough, crush the leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Spilanthes mauritiana, add H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : namaseze (Lugisu)
Dracaena steudneri Engl.
Official name : Dracaena steudneri Engl.
Family : Dracaenaceae
Synonyms : Dracaena papahu Engl.
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, Vv(037) cough,, crush the leaves of Dracaena steudneri of Cannabis sativa, add H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : insiyopo (Lugisu)
Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Official name : Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vv(037) cough, crush the stem of Erythrina abyssinica, add H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : kitugutu (Lugisu)
Ficus asperifolia Miq.
Official name : Ficus asperifolia Miq.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vv(001) mites onto eyes, extract juice of fruits of Ficus asperifolia, apply onto eyes untill mites disappear
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : zisilegweti, neem (Lugisu)
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vv(001) swollen eyes, mites onto eyes, apply sap onto eyes 2 times / day for 3 days
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : lisanda (Lugisu)
Kedrostis foetidissima (Jacq.) Cogn.
Official name : Kedrostis foetidissima (Jacq.) Cogn.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(037)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, crush the leaves of Kedrostis foetidissima and the whole plant of Oxygonum sinuatum add H2O, VO. (1 teaspoon morning and aftermoon until bird improves)
Vv(008) diarrhea, Vv(cough) cough, crush the whole plant of Oxygonum sinuatum and Kedrostis foetidissima, add H2O, VO.
Vv(037) cough, crush the leaves of Kedrostis foetidissima and the whole plant of Oxygonum sinuatum add H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : namusisi (Lugisu)
Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Official name : Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vv(037) cough, crush the fruits of Kigelia africana add H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : kigungu (Lugisu)
Lantana camara L.
Official name : Lantana camara L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Lantana antidotalis Thonning.
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vv(037) cough, crush the leaves of Lantana camara of Spilanthes mauritiana, add H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : solokho (Lugisu)
Melia azedarach L.
Official name : Melia azedarach L.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : V(138)
Recipes : Vv(138) sudden death, crush the whole plant of Stephania abyssinica, the leaves of Melia azedarach, add H2O, VO.(2 drops morning and afternoon until bird improves)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : ilela (Lugisu)
Momordica foetida Schumach.
Official name : Momordica foetida Schumach.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Momordica schimperiana Naud.
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, crush the leaves of Momordica foetida of "kamabenubenu", add H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : nashikokhokokhe (Lugisu)
Moringa oleifera Lam.
Official name : Moringa oleifera Lam.
Family : Moringaceae
Symptoms : V(138)
Recipes : Vv(138) prophylaxis, crush the leaves of Moringa oleifera , add H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : moringa (Lugisu)
Oxygonum sinuatum (Meissn.) Dammer
Official name : Oxygonum sinuatum (Meissn.) Dammer
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(037), V(091)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, crush the leaves of Kedrostis foetidissima and the whole plant of Oxygonum sinuatum add H2O, VO. (1 teaspoon morning and aftermoon until bird improves)
Vv(008) diarrhea, Vv(cough) cough, crush the whole plant of Oxygonum sinuatum and Kedrostis foetidissima, add H2O, VO.
Vv(037) cough, crush the leaves of Cannabis sativa and those of Oxygonum sinuatum , add H2O, VO.
Vv(091) listlessness and general malaise, crush the seeds of Oxygonum sinuatum add H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : namakumba, nabulutu (Lugisu)
Stephania abyssinica (Dill. & A. Rich.) Walp.
Official name : Stephania abyssinica (Dill. & A. Rich.) Walp.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : V(138)
Recipes : Vv(138) sudden death, crush the whole plant of Stephania abyssinica, the leaves of Melia azedarach, add H2O, VO.(2 drops morning and afternoon until bird improves)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : namukaha (Lugisu)