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Reference : VP 01

Author(s) : Politz, J. & J. Lekeleley
Title : The knowledge of the Samburu on animal diseases and their traditional methods of treatment. Unpublished, (1988) From reference:VB 10
Reference VP 01 has information about 18 plants :
Acacia brevispica Harms
Official name : Acacia brevispica Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(030), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(008), roots, maceration H2O, VO.
Vb(068), roots, maceration H2O, VO. in the evening
Vb(030), Salvadora persica roots in small pieces, maceration:1j H2O, VO. + idem Acacia brevispica + idem stems, leaves, flowers Cotyledon barbeyi + idem stems, leaves, flowers Loranthus zizyphifolius + barks Acacia raddiana
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : igirgirir (Samburu)
Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Official name : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia scorpioides (L.) W.F. Wight
Symptoms : V(051), V(148)
Recipes : Vb(051) + Vb(148) ,Vo(051) + Vb(148), Vch(051) + Vch(148) mouth, legs, udder, leaves in warm H2O, wash the wounds
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia raddiana Savi
Official name : Acacia raddiana Savi
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : Vb(030), Acacia brevispica, Salvadora persica roots in little pieces , maceration:1j H2O, V.O + idem stems, leaves and flowers of Cotyledon barbeyi+ idem stems, leaves and flowers of Loranthus zizyphifolius + barks Acacia raddiana
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia seyal Del.
Official name : Acacia seyal Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008) calf, bark, cooled decoction, V.O.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : not registered
Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Official name : Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068), roots, maceration in H2O, VO., the evening
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : imugutan (Samburu)
Aloe secundiflora Engl.
Official name : Aloe secundiflora Engl.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : V(004), compress pounded leaves Euphorbia sp. on serious wound + ashes leaves, Aloe secundiflora. If after 3 days and worms in the wound, + internal part of the fruit Solanum incanum
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : sukuroi (Samburu)
Cotyledon barbeyi Schweinf. ex Bak.
Official name : Cotyledon barbeyi Schweinf. ex Bak.
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : Vb(030), Salvadora persica roots in little pieces , maceration:1j H2O, V.O +idem Acacia brevispica + idem stems, leaves and flowers of Cotyledon barbeyi+ idem stems, leaves and flowers of Loranthus zizyphifolius + barks Acacia raddiana
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : sumurvai (Samburu)
Croton megalocarpus Hutch.
Official name : Croton megalocarpus Hutch.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(094)
Recipes : Vb(117), barks, decoction in 1/2 l. H2O, cold, VO. in the morning
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cyperus kilimandscharicus Kük.
Official name : Cyperus kilimandscharicus Kük.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : V(051), V(148)
Recipes : Vb(051) + Vb(148), Vo(051) + Vo(148) , Vch(051) + Vch(148)mouth-legs-dugs ,1/2 l. milk + 1/2 l. H2O + a piece of root of Cyperus kilimandscharicus, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : seiyai (Samburu)
Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Official name : Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(013)
Recipes : Vb(013)front, latex on the wound after the extraction and cauterization of the abscess
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : lparaa, mrangari (Samburu)
Euphorbia sp.
Official name : Euphorbia sp.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(126)
Recipes : V(004), compress pounded leaves Euphorbia sp. on serious wound + ashes leaves, Aloe secundiflora. If after 3 days and worms in the wound, + internal part of the fruit Solanum incanum
Vb(126) calf, stems + Euphorbia sp. + barks Momordica spinosa ?, pounded, maceration H2O / 1day, VO. ,1glass
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : sukurtuti (Samburu)
Fagara chalybea (Engl.) Engl.
Official name : Fagara chalybea (Engl.) Engl.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : V(093), V(094)
Recipes : Vb(093), Zanthoxyl chalybeum , pounded fruit , fragments in mouth and nostrils, leaves + barks, maceration H2O /1day, injected in mouth and nostrils, again the herb " mbene", + preceded the day before by pounded fruit of
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : loisogi (Samburu)
Loranthus zizyphifolius Engl.
Official name : Loranthus zizyphifolius Engl.
Family : Loranthaceae
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : Vb(030), Salvadora persica roots in little pieces , maceration:1j H2O, V.O +idem Acacia brevispica + idem stems, leaves and flowers of Cotyledon barbeyi+ idem stems, leaves and flowers of Loranthus zizyphifolius + barks Acacia raddiana
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : lordenyai (Samburu)
Momordica spinosa (Gilg) Chiov.
Official name : Momordica spinosa (Gilg) Chiov.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(126)
Recipes : Vb(126) calf, stems + Euphorbia sp. + bark Momordica spinosa ?, pounded, maceration H2O/ 1 day, VO. 1glass
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : lbukoi (Samburu)
Olea africana Miller
Official name : Olea africana Miller
Family : Oleaceae
Symptoms : V(126)
Recipes : Vb(126) calf, fruit, decoction, filter, VO. 1/ 2 l le soir
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : lgeriyoi (Samburu)
Premna maxima T.C.E. Fr.
Official name : Premna maxima T.C.E. Fr.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(068), V(093), V(094)
Recipes : Vb(008), roots, maceration H2O, VO.
Vb(068), fruit, powder + H2O, VO.
Vb(093), Zanthoxyl chalybeum , pounded fruit , fragments in mouth and nostrils, leaves + barks, maceration H2O /1day, injected in mouth and nostrils, again the herb " mbene", + preceded the day before by pounded fruit of
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : seketeti (Samburu)
Salvadora persica L.
Official name : Salvadora persica L.
Family : Salvadoraceae
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : Vb(030), Salvadora persica roots in little pieces , maceration:1j H2O, V.O + idem Acacia brevispica + idem stems, leaves and flowers of Cotyledon barbeyi+ idem stems, leaves and flowers of Loranthus zizyphifolius + barks Acacia raddiana
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : not registered
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : V(004), V(098), V(098), V(094)
Recipes : V(004), compress pounded leaves Euphorbia sp. on serious wound + ashes leaves, Aloe secundiflora. If after 3 days and worms in the wound, + internal part of the fruit Solanum incanum
Vb(117), Zanthoxyl chalybeum (Fagara chalybea) pounded fruits, fragments in the mouth and the nostrils, the sheets + barks in maceration, H2O / 1day , injected in the mouth and the nostrils.If the treatment fails; Pramnia maxima, crushed fruits + salt + H2O, V.O.If the treatment fails still ; Solanum incanum seeds from 3 fruits in the nostrils.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : ltulelei (Samburu)