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Official name : Embelia schimperi Vatke
Family : Myrsinaceae
Synonyms : Embelia kilimandschari Gilg

44 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 37
Author(s) : Abbink, J.
Title : Medicinal and ritual plants of the Ethiopian southwest : an account of recent research. Article on Internethttp (1995) ://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/ikdm/3-2/articles/abbink.html Indigenous knowledge and development monitor (http://www.nufficcs.nl/ciran/ikdm/ )
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism crushed fruits of Embelia schimperi , barks of Gardenia ternifolia sbsp jovistonantis, in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Dizi, Suri & Me'en tribes)
Vernacular name : k'amjach, Me'en)
Reference HA 53
Author(s) : Amenu, E.
Title : Use and management of medicinal plants by indigenous people of Ejaji area (Chelya woreda) West Shoa, Ethopia: An Ethnobotanical Approach A Thesis submited to the school of graduate studies, Addis Ababan, Ethiopia, 104 p. June 2007
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) tape worm, seed of Embelia schimperi is dried and powdered, mixed with water, two glasses is taken once.
H(068) internal parasite, leaf and seed of Embelia schimperi and leaf of Croton macrostchys are pounded together and one glass is taken by human.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia, Oromya Region, West Shoa Zone in Chelya woreda.
Vernacular name : haanquu (Afaan Oromoo)
Reference HA 55
Author(s) : Avigdor, E., H Wohlmuth, Z. Asfaw, T. Awas
Title : The current status of knowledge of herbal medicine and medicinal plants in Fiche, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:38 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/38
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) taeniasis, ONS. of Embelia schimperi, chopped with Albizia anthelmintica and Guizotia abyssinica and eaten or with a drink of tella (local beer)
H(068) taeniasis, ONS. of Embelia schimperi, with Glinus lotoides and Hagenia abyssinica, RNS.
H(068) taeniasis, the ripe fruits are collected and the exocarp removed, RNS.
H(068) taeniasis, fruit swallowed directly using water
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (City of Fiche, Oromia region)
Vernacular name : enkoko (Amharic)
Reference HB 01
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Guérisseurs et plantes médicinales de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren, Belgique.Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 18, 214 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(008), H(018), H(034), H(068), H(091), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash, H(201) again bad spirits, leaves, roots of Clerodendrum myricoides of Embelia schimperi, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(034) tachycardia, leaves of Embelia schimperi of Ziziphus abyssinica, juice, VO.
H(068), intestinal parasitism, leaves of Embelia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068) taenia, leaves of Embelia., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(068) taenia, graines of Embelia., powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(104), leaves of Dicoma anomala of Embelia schimperi, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) kwash., stems with leaves of Asparagus flagellaris of Senecio maranguensis, leaves of Embelia schimperi of Rumex usambarensis of Sesbania sesban, to carbonize, VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Basella alba of Embelia schimperi of Jaundea pinnata, stems with leaves of Cissampelos mucronata of Lagenaria rufa, powder, VO.
H(201) psychosis again bad spirits, leaves of Embelia schimperi of Xymalos monospora, leaves, écorces tige, rameau, tronc of Trema orientalis, to carbonize, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umukarakara (Kirundi)
Reference HB 1k
Author(s) : Bekele-Tesemma, A., A. Birnie & B. Tengnäs
Title : The useful trees and shrubs for Ethiopia.Identification, propagation and management for agricultural and pastoral communities.Regional Soil Conservation Unit.Swedish International Development Authority. Technical handbook n° 5, 472 p., (1993) CFSCDD P.O. Box 62347, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), fruit , tape worms
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : not registered
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 : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095), Vo(095), Vc(095) plant of Embelia schimperi eaten by goats, sheep, cattle, mountain nyala (antelope found in a small part of central Ethiopia) and baboons.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name : hanku
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(068), H(104), H(203)
Recipes : H(068) the fruits and stems of Embelia schimperiand are used as anthelmintic. Eat what fits in the bowl of a hand.
H(068) crush fruits and drink liquid to cure tapeworm.
H(104); sometimes the bark of Croton macrostachyus is mixed with hanku (Embelia schimperi ?) to produce better stomach medicine.
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Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name : hanku
Reference HC 31
Author(s) : Chekole, G., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the environs of Tara-gedam and Amba remnant forests of Libo Kemkem District, northwest Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 11:4 (2015) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/11/1/4
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) tape worm, fresh dried Embelia schimperi, fresh dried fruit of Embelia schimperi, eat fresh or écraser and drink with ‘TELA DIFDIF’ (local beer)
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : enkoko (Amharic)
Reference HD 12a
Author(s) : Desta, B.
Title : Ethiopian traditional herbal drugs.Part I: Studies on the toxicity and therapeutic activity of local taenicidal medications. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 45, pp. 27 - 33, (1995)
Symptoms : H(045), H(068)
Recipes : H(045) desinfectant , H(068) tenia, fruit, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : enkkokko
Reference HD 12b
Author(s) : Desta, B.
Title : Ethiopian traditional herbal drugs.Part II: Antimicrobial activity of 63 medicinal plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp.129 - 139, (1993)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gono., fruit, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : enkkokko
Reference HD 12c
Author(s) : Desta, B.
Title : Ethiopian traditional herbal drugs.Part III: Anti-fertility activity of 70 medicinal plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 44, pp. 199 - 209, (1994)
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112) abortion or prevention pregnacy, seeds, H2O extraction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : enkkokko
Reference HG 07
Author(s) : Getahun, A.
Title : Some common medicinal and poisonous plants used in ethiopian folk medicine. Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 63p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(007), H(068)
Recipes : H(007) purg., H(068) tenia, fruit, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : ankoko (Amarinya), enkoko tTigrinya), unkoko, hanku (Galinya), kanko (Sidana)
Reference HG 16
Author(s) : Gedif, T. & H-J. Hahn
Title : The use of medicinal plants in self-care in rural central Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 87, pp. 155 - 161 (2003)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) tape worm, grounded fruits macerated in tela (local alcohol) during 1 night, VO. In an empty stomach
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Butajira district)
Vernacular name : enkoko
Reference HG 18
Author(s) : Giday Mirutse , Tilahum Teklehaymanot, Abebe Animut,Yalemtsehay Mekonnen
Title : Medicinal plants of the Shinasha, Agew-awi and Amhara peoples in northwest Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 110, pp. 516 - 525 (2007)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) tapeworm, fruit of Embelia schimperi, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northwest)
Vernacular name : inkoko (Amhara)
Reference HG 23
Author(s) : Giday M., Z. Asfawb, Z. Woldub
Title : Medicinal plants of the Meinit ethnic group of Ethiopia: An ethnobotanical study Journal of Ethnopharmacology, doi:10.1016/j.jep.2009.05.009 (2009)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) ascaris, taeniasis, fruits of Embelia schimperi, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa (Bench-Maji Zone)
Country : Ethiopia (Southwest)
Vernacular name : quamjach (Meinit language)
Reference HG 28
Author(s) : Giday M., Z. Asfawb, Z. Woldub
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used by Sheko ethnic group of Ethiopia Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 132, pp. 75 - 85 (2010)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) taeniasis, ascariasis, fruits, roots of Embelia schimperi, RNS, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : qoqu (Sheko)
Reference HH 12
Author(s) : Holford-Walker
Title : Holford-Walker, A.F. (1951) Herbal medicines and drugs used by the Maasai. Political Records - Miscellaneous -Narok district. File no. DC/NRK/3/1. Nairobi: Kenya National Archives. From : Indigenous (medical) knowledge of the Maasai. Indigenous Knowledge and Development Monitor, april 1994 (http://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/ikdm/ )
Symptoms : H(006), H(099x)
Recipes : H(006) purgative; H(099x) excitant (warriors only), bark of Embelia kilimandschari, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : oljaninyuki (Maasai)
Reference HK 0k
Author(s) : Kakudidi, E.K.Z., H. Oryem-Origa, R. Bukenya-Ziraba & A.B. Katende
Title : Rwenzori mountain forest non-timber products and people, 732 -735, (1996) The Biodiversity of African Plants.Proceedings14 th AETFATCongress.Wageningen, The Netherlands, 22 - 27 augustus 1994. Edited by J.G. van der Maesen, X.M. van der Burgt & J.M. van Medenbach de Rooy.Kluwer Academic Publishers, 861 p., (1996)
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113), ONS. of Embelia schimperi, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 10
Author(s) : Kasonia, K., M. Ansay, P. Gustin & C. Plume
Title : Ethnobotanique du traitement de l'asthme au Kivu (Zaïre). Belg. Journ. Bot., 126, n°1, 20 - 28, (1993)
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, 500gr. of fresh leaves of Embelia schimperi , maceration in 4 l. H2O + rock salt + a few animal grease, decoction, VO. 1 glass 3 X / Day for adult, 4 soup spoons for childeren during the mealt during le repas
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : amasakale (Kinande), shalulabahivi (Mashi), umukagasha (Kinyarwanda)
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(006), H(022), H(027x), H(068)
Recipes : H(006) purg., fruits, RNS.
H(022), leaves, ocitocic, RNS.
H(027x), leaves, linament for swollen breast of mothers, cataplasm
H(068), fruits, RNS.
H(068, 2), fruits or roots, decoction (H2O) or maceration H2O, VO.
H(068)tape worm, leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : gezi (Chagga, Tanzania), igalilonji (Nyika, Tanzania), ngera (Shambaa, Tanzania)