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Official name : Pentanisia prunelloides (Klotzsch ex. Eckl.& Zeyh.) Walp.
Family : Rubiaceae

11 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 36
Author(s) : Amusan, O. O. G., P. S. Dlamini, J. D. Msonthi & L. P. Makhubu
Title : Some herbal remedies from Manzini region of Swaziland. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 79, pp. 109 - 112, (2002)
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) general body aches, grind 50 gr bulb + 1 l. boiling H2O for 3 min, VO., 3 X / day
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : licishamlilo
Reference HB 54
Author(s) : Bisi-Johnson, M. A., Obi, C. L., Kambizi, L. and Nkomo, M.
Title : A survey of indigenous herbal diarrhoeal remedies of O.R. Tambo district, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa African Journal of Biotechnology Vol. 9(8), pp. 1245-1254 (2010)
Symptoms : H(003), H(008), H(013)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea in children a spoon grated dried bulb of Pentanisia prunelloides , taken orally
H(003) rub leaves to soothe swollen body.
H(008) diarrhoea for adult, a wine shot 3 times daily
H(013) boil grated dried bulb
H(013) expose face to steam from boiling herb fro pimples
H(077) a spoon taken orally to stop vomiting
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape Province,Tambo district)
Vernacular name : icishamlilo, icimamilo (Xhosa), (Zulu), broad-leaved Pentanisia (English)
Reference HB 61
Author(s) : Bhat , RB.
Title : Medicinal plants and traditional practices of Xhosa people in the Transkei region of Eastern Cape, South Africa Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge. Vol. 13 (2), pp. 292-298, April 2014
Symptoms : H(020), H(113)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, roots of Pentanisia prunelloides , RNS.
H(113) rheumatism, roots decoction, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Transkei)
Vernacular name : icigcikamlilo (Xhosa), wild verbena (English)
Reference HG 13
Author(s) : Grierson, D.S. & A.J. Afolayan
Title : An ethnobotanical study of plants used for the treatment of wounds in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 67, pp. 327- 332, (1999)
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(175)
Recipes : H(004) sores + H(175),H(013) boils + H(175),H(013) abscessses + H(175), root pounded in hot H2O and applied like a poultice
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : icimamlilo, irubuxa
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(008), H(077), H(051)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea and H(077) anti-vomitory, H(051) fever remedy, dried powder of tubers of Pentanisia prunelloides, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : icikamli/o
Reference HM 77
Author(s) : Mugomeri, E., P. Chatanga, N, Chakane
Title : Medicinal herbs used by HIV-positive people in Lesotho African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, 13(4):123-131 (2016) 10.21010/ajtcam.v13i4.17
Symptoms : H(199), H(051)
Recipes : H(199, 1) HIV / AIDS + opportunistic infection H(051) fever roots of Pentanisia prunelloides dry, crush & cook
Region : South Africa
Country : Lesotho
Vernacular name : setimamollo
Reference HS 07
Author(s) : Simon, C. & M. Lamla
Title : Merging pharmacopoeia: understanding the historical origins of incorporative pharmacopoeial processes among Xhosa healers in Southern Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 33, pp. 237 - 242, (1991)
Symptoms : H(041), H(086), H(094), H(104)
Recipes : H(041) gangrenous rectitis, H(086) scrofula,H(104) stomach, ONS., RNS.
H(094) piles, roots, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : icima mlilo (Xhosa)
Reference HS 45
Author(s) : Seleteng Kose, L. , A. Moteetee, S. Van Vuuren
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used in the Maseru district of Lesotho Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 170, 184–200, (2015)
Symptoms : H(037), H(078), H(126), H(151), H(171), H(178)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, H(078) cancer, H(126) liver problem, H(151) high blood pressure, H(171) diabetes, H(178) heart problems, roots, leaves of Pentanisia prunelloides, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : Lesotho ( Maseru district)
Vernacular name : setima-mollo (Sesotho)
Reference HT 48
Author(s) : Thornton-Barnett, S.R
Title : Ancestral pharmacopoeias: a paleoethnobotanical assessment of plant use in the western free state, South Africa Thesis submitted to the Graduate Council of Texas State University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts with a Major in Anthropology, December 2013
Symptoms : H(003)
Recipes : H(003) swelling, ground plant of Kyllinga erecta, reduce foot swelling.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (region of Phutaditjhaba)
Vernacular name : setinemollo/setimamollo (Basotho)
Reference HW 50
Author(s) : Van Wyk, B.-E., Gericke, N.
Title : Peoples Plants : A Guide to Useful Plants of Southern Africa. Brizza Publication. Pretoria (2000)
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026) dysmenorrhoea, roots of Pentanisia prunelloides, RNS.
(registered from reference HS 32) (Journal of Ethnopharmacology 86 (2003) 97–108)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : icimamilo (Zulu); (Xhosa), broad-leaved Pentanisia (English)
Reference VW 01
Author(s) : Watt, J.M., Breyer-Brandwijk, M.G.
Title : The medicinal and poisonous plants of southern and eastern Africa.E. & S. Livingstone Ltd., Edinburg and London, Second edition, 1457 p., (1962) (partially from the references VM 18, HV 09, HC 26, HL 22, HS 32)
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : V(030), roots, decoction, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Xhosa)
Vernacular name : not registered