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Official name : Crassocephalum bojeri (DC.) Robyns
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Senecio bojeri DC. , Senecio subscandens Hochst. ex A. Rich. , Solanecio angulatus (Vahl) C.Jeffrey

16 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 08
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, A. Ahmed, J. Eymê, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, A. Keita, M. Lebras
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Comores. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 216 p., (1982) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) child, crushed roots of Senecio bojeri, pomade, local application
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : trezi (Great Comoros)
Reference HA 25
Author(s) : Akendengue B. & A.M. Louis
Title : Medicinal plants used by the Masango people in Gabon. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 41, pp. 193- 200, (1994) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874194900329
Symptoms : H(000), H(099), H(201)
Recipes : H(000) childs, decoction (H2O) of leaves, VO.
H(099) + H(201), the crushed leaves are mixed with 1 egg are eaten to calm agitation in case of schizophrenia
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : mudiambu
Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(100), H(108)
Recipes : H(100) gono., root boiled in water and used when curing gonorrhea (this is used after treating with "makutukuti" (root) and mutton soup
H(108) baby, juice squeezed from leaves used as medicine for baby's "nkerobi" (cold)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : loiramirami (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HB 48
Author(s) : Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title : Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) leaves of Crassocephalum bojeri are boild and the steam inhaled for spiritual cleansing and to expel spirits in cazy people.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name : rafu
Reference HC 13b
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.II. Angiosperms (Capparidaceae to Ebenaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 25, 3, 339 - 359, (1989)
Symptoms : H(077)
Recipes : H(077) woman, pregnant, leaf, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : ihorohoro (Chagga)
Reference HD 07
Author(s) : Durand, J.M.
Title : Les plantes bienfaisantes du Ruanda et de l'Urundi. Astrida, Groupe scolaire, 89 p., (1960)
Symptoms : H(173)
Recipes : H(173) leprosy (ibibembe), powder of leaves of Crassocephalum bojeri (ikizimya-muliro) mixed with rancid butter, and with three or four plants that treat the leprosy (chosen by: Euphorbia sp. (umudwedwe), umuzaganura (unidentified plant), Chenopodium opulifolium (umugombe), Pentas longiflora (isagara), Kalanchoe glaucescens (nyakatsi), Hygrophila auriculata (bugangabukali), Crassocephalum bojeri (ikizimya-muliro), Dicoma anomala (umwanzuranya), akanyamapfundo (unidentified plant), Acanthus sp.(umukarankuba), Clematis simensis (umunkamba), kamaramahano (unidentified plant)). Local application to renew daily on wounds + VO. juice of these plants diluted in H2O, 2 gulps Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : ikizimya-muliro (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HG 01
Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) psychosis, whole plant of Crassocephalum bojeri , to cook, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 06a
Author(s) : Hedberg I., O. Hedberg, P.J. Madati, K.E. Mshigeni, E.N. Mshiu & G. Samuelsson
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Tanzania. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Cucurbitaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 6, pp. 29 - 60 (1982)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) bilharziosis, leaves and stems grounded + fresh milk and honey, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 13
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J.O.
Title : Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(051), H(093), H(108), H(113)
Recipes : H(051), H(093), H(108), H(113), crushed leaves, juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Tanzania
Vernacular name : reza (Giriama,Kenya), leza (Shambaa,Tanzania), yamundekelelwa (Chagga, Tanzania)
Reference HN 03
Author(s) : Nyakabwa, M. & R. Gapusi
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées chez les Banyamulenge de Fizi au Sud-Kivu (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 101 - 114, (1990)
Symptoms : H(056)
Recipes : H(056) thunderbolt, Hygrophila auriculata , Chenopodium ugandae, Crassocephalum bojeri, Plantago palmata, ONS, pounded + H2O, one part of the pant for the bath an other to inhale (a decoction?) and the last to be burned for a steam bath.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : ikizimyamuliro, ikivurahinda
Reference HN 52
Author(s) : Ngezahayo, J., F. Havyarimana, L. Hari, C. Stévigny, P. Duez.
Title : Medicinal plants used by Burundian traditional healers for the treatment of microbial diseases + Supplemtary table Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 338–351 (2015)
Symptoms : H(046)
Recipes : H(046) varicella A handful of leaves of Solanecio angulatus are macerated in water (a bottle) and applied on the body twice a day.
This plant is reported by 2% of informants
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : ikivurahinda (Kirundi)
Reference HT 28
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103001612
Symptoms : H(013), H(027v), H(036), H(045), H(093), H(111), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) boils, cataplasm of leaves of Solanecio angulatus
H(027v) avant l'accouchement, the whole plant of Solanecio angulatus , sitzbath
H(036) vertigo, infusion of leaves of Solanecio angulatus, bath
H(045) ears infection, juice of roots in les oreilles
H(093) antidote, to rub the body with the powder of roots, VO. the infusion of roots,
H(111) lightning, to rub the body with the leaves of Solanecio angulatus
H(201) ritual of twins, infusion of leaves, bath
H(201) bad spirits, infusion of leaves of Solanecio angulatus, bath, steam bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name : mpozia, izimya
Reference HY 02
Author(s) : Yineger, H., D. Yewhalaw & D. Teketay
Title : Ethnomedicinal plant knowledge and practice of the Oromo ethnic group in southwestern Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 4:11 (2008) + additional file
Symptoms : H(006), H(091), H(099)
Recipes : H(006) constipation (bokokkaa), fresh leaves of Solanecio angulatus, squeezed with H2O, VO.
H(091) anemia (dhidhina mataa) fresh crushed leaves of Solanecio angulatus mixed with butter, topical application
H(099) stress (hiireenaa), crushed fresh crushed leaves of Solanecio angulatus, mixed with butter, topical application
Region : East Africa
Country : Southwestern Ethiopia (Oromo ethnic group)
Vernacular name : haqarqaraa/ gabisa (Oromo)
Reference HY 02
Author(s) : Yineger, H., D. Yewhalaw & D. Teketay
Title : Ethnomedicinal plant knowledge and practice of the Oromo ethnic group in southwestern Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 4:11 (2008) + additional file
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anemia (dhidhima mataa), fresh leaves of Solanecio angulatus, crusheds, mixed with butter, topical application
Region : East Africa
Country : Southwestern Ethiopia (Oromo ethnic group)
Vernacular name : haquarqaraa / gabisa (Oromo)
Reference VN 03
Author(s) : Nyakabwa, M. & R. Gapusi
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées chez les Banyamulenge de Fizi au Sud-Kivu (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 101 - 114, (1990)
Symptoms : V(011)
Recipes : Vb(011), fresh leaves, maceration H2O, V.O.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : ikizimyamuliro, ikivurahinda
Reference VY 01
Author(s) : Yineger, H., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, E. Lulekal
Title : Ethnoveterinary medicinal plants at Bale Mountains National Park, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 112, pp. 55 - 70 (2007) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874107000669
Symptoms : V(126)
Recipes : V(126) hepatitis (dhukuba alati), fresh leaves of Solanecio angulatus pounded, mixed in H2O for brushing it over the skin of the animal
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Bale Mountains National Park)
Vernacular name : raffu, rafu osole