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Official name : Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Family : Euphorbiaceae

39 reference(s) related to this plant

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(000)
Recipes : H(000), roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : sirai (Dorobo) (Suiei)
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(004), H(037), H(038), H(055), H(104), H(112), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) wound, latex of Euphorbia candelabrum, roots of Tylosema fassoglensis, powder, local application
H(037) tuberculosis, flowers buds of Curculigo pilosa, latex of Euphorbia candelabrum, powder , to dilute (H2O), VO. (Toxic !)
H(037) tuberculosis, latex of Euphorbia candelabrum, VO., Toxic !, (2 cofea spouns)
H(038) urinary desease, H(104), latex of Euphorbia candelabrum, VO.
H(055), latex of Euphorbia candelabrum, forte dilution (H2O), VO.
H(112), latex of Euphorbia., some drops of latex diluted in milk, VO.
H(201) psychosis, latex of Euphorbia candelabrum, seeds of Carica papaya, powder + powder of charcoal + salt, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : igihahe (Kirundi)
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(037), H(068), H(076), H(098), H(103), H(108), H(113), H(118), H(124), H(178)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(108) cold, to pound lthe plants: makokutu (Euphorbia candelabrum), ndembi (Cymbopogon citratus), hota-hota (Panicum maximum), elimau (Citrus limon), maceration during 4 days, distil to obtain a sirup, decant : the upper part for adultes for cold, VO; + friction of the part of the skin between noze and eyes : the middle part for adults again cough, 3 soup spoons, 3 X / day : the lower partfor child cough mix with H2O, VO. 2 soup spoons, 3 X / day
H(068) helminthiasiss child, chew the roots or VO. tisane of roots
H(076) aphtae, to pound the root, to rub. For child , idem + palm oil
H(098) nightmare, roots tea, VO. 1 cup 3 X / day
H(103) caries, to chew the roots of makokutu (Euphorbia candelabrum) of mbombolo (Melia azedarach) and to spit
H(113) rhumatism, ONS of makokutu (Euphorbia candelabrum) of tiko (Blumea mollis) to rub
H(118) throat pain, to pound the tubercle, to boil, gargle
H(124) (u) twe unene, (olo) nalayi mouth haemorrage, intestinal haemorrage. Could provoke the death, VO. roots tea of makokutu (Euphorbia candelabrum) barks of yendje (Sesbania bispinosa ) + ndembi (Cymbopogon citratus ) + tata (Securidaca longipedunculata) + namelela (Bidens biternata ) + ndjelavayo (Aphania seneitchnsis) + kunyambambi (Cleistanthus polystachyus)
H(178) cardiac pain,roots tea, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Luanda)
Vernacular name : makokutu (Umbundu)
Reference HB 26M
Author(s) : Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title : Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Symptoms : H(092), H(113)
Recipes : H(092) arrows poison from the juice of the plant
H(113) foots pains, fumigation
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Humpata, Tchivinguiro)
Vernacular name : (e) yanga ohimi (Nyaneka)
Reference HD 04
Author(s) : Desouter, S.
Title : Pharmacopée humaine et vétérinaire du Rwanda. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 22, 254 p., (1991)
Symptoms : H(004), H(045)
Recipes : H(004) + H(045)cauterizing, latex from a warmed stem, on wound
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umuduha (Kinyarwanda)
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism. (fever) (ubuganga, amaseke), pounded barks of Euphorbia candelabrum + Mix with H2O. Squeeze out the juice. VO. small amounts Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umwiha
Reference HG 02
Author(s) : Glover, P.E., J. Stewart & M.D. Gwynne
Title : Masai and Kipsigis notes on East african plants, Part III - Medicinal uses of plants. East African agricultural and forestry journal, 32, 2, 200 - 207, (1966)
Symptoms : H(030)
Recipes : H(030), stems, decoction (H2O), V.O.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 06b
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. II. Plants of the families Dilleniaceae - Opiliaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 9, pp. 105 - 128 (1983)
Symptoms : H(033), H(104)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, H(104) stomach pain, roots boiled with chicken of fatty meat, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : ganga
Reference HH 16
Author(s) : Haerdi, F.
Title : Afrikanische Heilpflanzen. Die Eingeborenen-Heilpflanzen des Ulanga- Distriktes Tanganjikas (Ostafrika). Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 1-278 (1964) Published : 1964, Verlag für Recht und Gesellschaft (Basel)
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092), latex of Euphorbia candelabrum mixed in food is a poison, can cause death
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : lipangapanga (Kipogoro)
Reference HH 3k
Author(s) : Heine, B. & C. König
Title : Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 2: Plants of the So (Uganda).142 p., Band 7 (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(078), H(137)
Recipes : H(137), breast pains, pound the root, add water, wait a bit, drink (very bot tast-e).:~H(078), The epiphyte growing on is applied to swellings
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (So)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 5k
Author(s) : Heine, B. & I. Heine
Title : Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 3: Rendille plants (Kenya).122 p., Band 8, (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(033), H(037), H(051), H(055)
Recipes : H(033) femal, the latex is used by herbalists for curing barren woman
H(037) cough, H(051) fever, fill container with the latex, add waster, boil with the liquid from the stomach of a slaughtered goat, sheep or cow, strongly emetic;
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 6k
Author(s) : Heine, B. & M. Brenzinger
Title : Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 4: Plant of the Borana (Ethiopia and Kenya)296 p., Band 9 (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(006), H(055)
Recipes : H(055) emetic & H(006) laxative, various diseases i, latex. boil with water, drink,
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia & Kenya
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(030)
Recipes : H(030), decoction (H2O) of stems given to women after childbirth to clear out the after birth (extreme care!)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Tanzania
Vernacular name : bondo (Luo, Kenya), kuresyet (Kipsigis, Kenya), ol-pongoni (Masai, Kenya, Tanzania)
Reference HK 21
Author(s) : Kayonga, A. & F. X. Habiyaremye
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et plantes médicinales rwandaises. Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques de la flore rwandaise.Préfecture de Gisenyi.Univ. Nat. Rwanda Centre universitaire de recherche sur la pharmacopée et la médecine traditionnelle, CURPHAMETRA, inédit, 121p., (1987)
Symptoms : H(184)
Recipes : H((184), leaves + fruits Gomphocarpus physocarpus, Euphorbia candelabrum , VO. decoction (H2O) leaves + powder fruit on scarifications low belly
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : umuduha
Reference HK 56
Author(s) : Koni Muluwa, J., K. Bostoen
Title : Les plantes et l’invisible chez les Mbuun, Mpiin et Nsong (Bandundu, RD Congo) : une approche ethnolinguistique Sprache und Geschichte in Afrika 21: 95-122 https://biblio.ugent.be/input/download?func=downloadFile&recordOId=1068578&fileOId=1068580
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), Euphorbia candelabrum is only planted in front of the house of lineage heads as a symbol of their authority. The lineage heads are the real owners of ancient powers. They ensure the cohesion of the lineage.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable
Reference HL 12
Author(s) : Lewalle, J. & F.M. Rodegem
Title : Plantes médicinales du Burundi. Quart. Journ. Crude Drug Research, VIII - 3, 1257-1270, (1968)
Symptoms : H(068), H(112)
Recipes : H(068), H(112), latex strong poison, one or two drops in milk for abotion or drastic vermifuge
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : igihahe (Kirundi)
Reference HM 41
Author(s) : Mesfin, F., S. Demisse1, T. Teklehaymanot
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Wonago Woreda, SNNPR, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:28 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-28 (2009)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) ringworm, milky latex of Euphorbia candelabrum mixed with roots powder of Ruta chalepensis and paste applied to affected area
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (region of Wonago Woreda)
Vernacular name : addama (Gedeoffa)
Reference HM 46
Author(s) : Muthee, J.K., D.W. Gakuya, J.M. Mbaria, P.G. Kareru, C.M. Mulei, F.K. Njonge
Title : Ethnobotanical study of anthelmintic and other medicinal plants traditionally used in Loitoktok district of Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 135, 15–21, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111000766
Symptoms : H(033), H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(033, 1) infertility, H(100) venereal, H(113) joints, roots of Euphorbia candelabrum, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : kenya (Loitoktok district)
Vernacular name : olpopongi
Reference HN 21
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title : Ethnoterapeutic management of skin diseases among the Kikuyus of Central Kenya. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 111, pp. 303-307 ( 2007)
Symptoms : H(004), H(161)
Recipes : H(004, 7) wounds, H(161), local application of latex of Euphorbia candelabrum
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (central province)
Vernacular name : mûthûri (Kikuyu)
Reference HN 26
Author(s) : Nanyingi, M. O., J. M Mbaria, A. L. Lanyasunya, C. G. Wagate, K. B Koros, H. F Kaburia, R. W Munenge & W. O Ogara
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of Samburu District, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 4:14 (2008)
Symptoms : H(004), H(008) + H(104), H(082)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(008) + H(104) gastrointestinal diseases complications, H(068) coenurosis (larval stage of the tapeworm), H(082) upper respiratory tract Infections, leaves, barks, stem of Euphorbia candelabrum, cutting to drip sap mix with rumen contents, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu district)
Vernacular name : mpopong’i (Samburu)