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Official name : Cassia sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna sp.

16 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(008), H(033), H(037), H(082), H(104), H(197)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, leaves, roots of Senna sp.macerated in H2O, VO.
H(033) female infertility, leaves, roots infusion, VO.
H(037) tuberculosis, leaves, roots decoction, VO.
H(082) asthma, leaves, roots decoction, VO.
H(104) stomachache, leaves, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(197) to close fontanelle, leaves, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mudemberembe (Chindau)
Reference HF 03
Author(s) : Flatie, T., T. Gedif, K. Asres, T. Gebre-Mariam
Title : Ethnomedical survey of Berta ethnic group Assosa Zone, Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia (Medicinal plants reported by household respondents of Berta ethnic group) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2009, 5:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-14
Symptoms : H(008), H(012)
Recipes : H(008, 14) diarrhoea, grounded stems of Senna sp.(etsegne eyu), VO. + H2O
H(012)) fracture, pôwder of stems tied on fracture bone
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia)
Vernacular name : etsegne eyu
Reference HF 03
Author(s) : Flatie, T., T. Gedif, K. Asres, T. Gebre-Mariam
Title : Ethnomedical survey of Berta ethnic group Assosa Zone, Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia (Medicinal plants reported by household respondents of Berta ethnic group) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2009, 5:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-14
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008, 2) diarrhoea, grounded roots of Senna sp.(aterha), diluted in H2O, VO.
H(008, 2) diarrhoea, bark of Senna sp. (ayune) is eaten as it is
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia)
Vernacular name : aterha, ayune
Reference HF 03
Author(s) : Flatie, T., T. Gedif, K. Asres, T. Gebre-Mariam
Title : Ethnomedical survey of Berta ethnic group Assosa Zone, Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia (Medicinal plants reported by household respondents of Berta ethnic group) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2009, 5:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-14
Symptoms : H(012)
Recipes : H(012, 2) fracture roots of Senna sp. (etsegne shalew) are ground and drunk with water and also tied around the fractured bone
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia)
Vernacular name : etsegne shalew
Reference HF 03
Author(s) : Flatie, T., T. Gedif, K. Asres, T. Gebre-Mariam
Title : Ethnomedical survey of Berta ethnic group Assosa Zone, Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia (Medicinal plants reported by household respondents of Berta ethnic group) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2009, 5:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-14
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201, 4) demon possession with intermittent convulsion (setan), dried roots of Senna sp. (etseya shemegna) are put on fire, smokebath
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia)
Vernacular name : etseya shemegna
Reference HF 03
Author(s) : Flatie, T., T. Gedif, K. Asres, T. Gebre-Mariam
Title : Ethnomedical survey of Berta ethnic group Assosa Zone, Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia (Medicinal plants reported by household respondents of Berta ethnic group) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2009, 5:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-14
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal cramps, powdered seed of Senna sp.(umusihir) is dispersed in water and drunk; bark is eaten as it is; powdered root is dispersed in water and drunk
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia)
Vernacular name : umusihir
Reference HL 29
Author(s) : Lestrade, A
Title : La médecine indigène au Ruanda et Lexique des termes médicaux français - urunyarwanda Mémoire présenté à la séance du 20 décembre 1954. de l'Académie Royale des Sciences Coloniales de Belgique
Symptoms : H(020x)
Recipes : H(020x) the bees, prevention you cover with a leafy branch Cassia sp. (umuchyuro) and to make them vindictive, for example again thieves, is placed at the entrance of the hive, 2 leaves of Coleus aromaticus (umuravumba)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umuchyuro (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HM 54
Author(s) : Mesfin Tadesse, Debela Hunde , Yehenew Getachew
Title : Survey of medicinal plants userd to treat human doseases in Seka Chekorsa, Jimma zone, Ethiopia. Ethiopian Journal of Health Sciences, Volume 15 (2), 89 - 107 July 2005 http://www.ejhs.ju.edu.et/ejhs_journal/2005/volume15issue2.php
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection, fresh pulverized leaves of Senna sp., in ointment, 1x
H(013) streptothricosis (ekek), juice prepared from the seeds are applied on skin, till cure
H(013) skin disease like streptothricosis, fresh pulverized leaves of Senna sp.and Dicliptera laxata, ½ tea cup of the concoction is taken in once
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Seka Chekorsa, Jimma zone)
Vernacular name : cheka (Oromic)
Reference HO 11
Author(s) : Otieno, J. N., K. M. M. Hosea, H. V. Lyaruu & R. L. A. Mahunnah.
Title : Multi-Plant or Single-Plant extracts, whichs is the most effective for local healing in Tanzania? African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 5 (2): 165 - 172, (2008)
Symptoms : H(051x)
Recipes : H(051x) yellow fever, extracts of roots of Mangifera indica, Senna sp., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HT 42
Author(s) : Tolossa, K , E. Debela, S.Athanasiadou, A.Tolera, G. Ganga, J.GM Houdijk
Title : Ethno-medicinal study of plants used for treatment of human and livestock ailments by traditional healers in South Omo, Southern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:32 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/32
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) joint ache and breakage of bones, leaf of Senna spp. rubbed on affected parts and some leaf chopped and soaked in warm water and drenched
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern), South Omo
Vernacular name : diko (Maale)
Reference HT 42
Author(s) : Tolossa, K , E. Debela, S.Athanasiadou, A.Tolera, G. Ganga, J.GM Houdijk
Title : Ethno-medicinal study of plants used for treatment of human and livestock ailments by traditional healers in South Omo, Southern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:32 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/32
Symptoms : V(113)
Recipes : V(113) joint ache and breakage of bones, leaf of Senna spp. rubbed on affected parts and some leaf chopped and soaked in warm water and drenched
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern), South Omo
Vernacular name : diko (Maale)
Reference HV 01
Author(s) : Van Puyvelde L., M. Ngaboyisonga, P.C. Rwangabo, S. Mukarugambwa, A. Kayonga, Runyinya-Barabwiriza
Title : Enquêtes ethnobotaniques sur la médecine traditionnelle rwandaise.Tome 1: Préfecture de Kibuye. Univ. Nat. Inst. Nat. Rech. Sc., Butare (Rwanda), 147 p., (1977)
Symptoms : H(020), H(130)
Recipes : H(020), stems with leaves, flowers of Acalypha villicaulis of Cassia floribunda , stems with leaves of Haemanthus sp. of Chenopodium ugandae, leaves pounded Sida cordifolia, leaves of Solanum indicum of Cassia sp. of Clematis hirsuta of Indigofera arrecta of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, to pound, to filter, VO. + scarifications + butter on the body
H(130), leaves of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Impatiens stuhlmannii of Cassia sp. , to pound, decoction, extract, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VG 25
Author(s) : Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title : Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874109000233
Symptoms : V(037), V(048), V(051)
Recipes : Vb(037) pneumonia (awala), H2O extract of roots of Senna sp., RNS. (receipt from Bokora and Matheniko and Pian and Tepeth tribes)
Vb(048) rotten wounds in mouth (lokituk), H2O extract of fruits and leaves of Senna sp. + salt, wash the mouth (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Vb(051) fever (iyalaara), H2O extract of roots of Senna sp., RNS. (receipt from Bokora and Matheniko and Pian tribes)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name : etiatia (Ngakarimojong)
Reference VK 2k
Author(s) : Kargbo, T. H.
Title : Traditional midwifery practice in Sierra Leone and some medicinal plants used by traditional birth attendants, 212 - 220, (1979) Quatrième symposium inter-africain OUA / CSTR sur la Pharmacopée traditionnelle et les plantes médicinales africaines.(Le Abidgan-Côte d'Ivoire, 25-29 septembre 1979) Rapport et recommandations, Lagos, OUA / CSTR, P. M. B. 2359, Lagos, Nigeria.Cairo, University Press, 744 p. (1983)
Symptoms : V(027y)
Recipes : V(027y), leaves, decoction, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
Vernacular name : puta puta
Reference VL 20
Author(s) : Lagu, C. and F. I. B. Kayanja
Title : Medicinal plant extracts widely used in the control of Newcastle disease (NCD) and helminthosis among village chickens of South Western Uganda Livestock Research for Rural Development 22 (11) 2010
Symptoms : V(062)
Recipes : Vv(062) coccidiosis, ONS. of Cassia sp., no standardized method of preparation and quantity used (medium results)
Region : East Africa
Country : South Western Uganda
Vernacular name : omuruku
Reference VW 02
Author(s) : Wilbert
Title : Etudes sur la zootechnie et la pathologie du Soudan Français (Haut Sénégal, Niger et Haute Volta). Pharmacopée indigène, 242 - 247, (1920) From ref. : VB 10
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : V(051), leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina-Faso, Mali, Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered