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Official name : Pentas zanzibarica (Klotzsch) Vatke
Family : Rubiaceae

12 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HC 20
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C. & R. L. A. Mahunnah
Title : Plants used in Traditional medicine by Hayas of the Kagera region, Tanzania Economic Botany, 48 (2), pp. 121-129, (1994)
Symptoms : H(007), H(051x), H(112)
Recipes : H(007) diuretic, H(051x) cerebral paludism, H(112) abortifacient, an infusion of the dried powdered aerial parts of Justicia matammensis, together with those of Cassia gracilior, Antherotoma naudinii, Dissotis brazzae, Indigofera asparagoides Taub. ssp. ephemera , Rhynchosia minima (L.) De. var.minima and Pentas zanzibarica, VO..
Region : Central Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera region)
Vernacular name : kashenda (Kiswahili)
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(091)
Recipes : H(091) new. born, barks of Pentas zanzibarica, decoction (H2O) + milk, VO.
H(091) childeren, tea from leaves or roots, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
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(037)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, extract from roots of Pentas zanzibarica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : ludungussa (Kihehe, Kisagara), kilanga (Kibena)
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, powder of the whole plant of Guizotia scabra of Leucas martinicensis, of leaves, flowers and stems of Hygrophila auriculata of Pentas zanzibarica, RNS.
H(082) asthma, 5 soup spoons of powder of leaves, stems barks, roots of Spathodea campanulata, 5 soup spoons of powder of leaves, flowers and stems of Pentas zanzibarica of Hygrophila auriculata. To take 3 soup spoons of this mixing and to dilute in 2 glass H2O, VO. 1/2 glass in the morning and evening after the meal during 15 to 20 Days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kamolekeru (Mashi), isagara (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(091), H(100), H(100)
Recipes : H(006) purg., leaves, juice + H2O (few), VO.
H(091) childs, roots + leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) childs, leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) childs, leaves , decoction (H2O), VO.
H(100) syph., roots , decoction (H2O), VO.
H(100) gono.., roots , decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Tanzania
Vernacular name : mdimi (Shambaa, Tanzania), mdobe (Digo, Kenya)
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(038)
Recipes : H(038) femal, uretal leak, leaves Lantana trifolia, Rumex abyssinicus, Rumex usambarensis, Clutia abyssinica, Salvia nilotica , Pentas zanzibarica, pounded, juice, VO., 2 X 1 glass / D. during 6 D.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : isagara
Reference HK 36a
Author(s) : Kareru, P. G., G. M. Kenji, A. N. Gachanja, J. M. Keriko, G. Mungai
Title : Traditional medicine among the Embu and Mbeere peoples of Kenya. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Volume 4 (1): 75 - 86 (2007) http://journals.sfu.ca/africanem/index.php/ajtcam/article/view/160/172
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, roots of Pentas zanzibarica boiled, VO. 2 X/ day during 1 week
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
Vernacular name : mugirimura (Mbeere)
Reference HS 06
Author(s) : Staner, P. & R. Boutique
Title : Matériaux pour l'étude des plantes médicinales indigènes du Congo Belge. Mém. Institut royal colonial belge, Section des Sc. naturelles et médicales,Collection in-8°, fasc. 6 et dernier, 228 p., (1937)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) itch, roots, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(014)
Recipes : H(014) eczema, stems with leaves of Pentas zanzibarica, extraction (H2O), VO.
H(014) itch, roots of Pentas, to pound, to dilute, + butter, unction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VB 36
Author(s) : Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title : Lexique et recueil des quelques pratiques en ethno-pharmacopée agro-vétérinaire au Kivu. Plate forme Diobass au Kivu, 118p. (juin 2005)
Symptoms : V(027), V(037), V(076)
Recipes : Vb(027) abortion prevention, leaves of Phyllanthus niruri of Eragrostis tenuifolia of Cynodon dactylon of Pentas zanzibarica, foliar ends of Acanthus pubescens, maceration in 1 liter H2O, VO.
Vb(037) tuberculosis, maceration in 3 liter H2O of 1 handfull of leaves of Pentas zanzibarica and of Mentha aquatica and of Typha capensis, VO. 2 X / day
Vb(076) glossitis (ivunja), to crush in equal quantities the leaves of Lysimachia ruhmeriana of Pentas zanzibarica of Embelia schimperi + the powder of bricks + H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : nyamukusa (Lega), lumolelweru (Mashi), akasuwa (Nande), akanyaruruba (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VC 02
Author(s) : Cihyoka, M. A.
Title : AGEEP-Bushi, Bukavu. Expérience en pharmacopée vétérinaire traditionnelle au Bushi (Kivu/Zaïre). Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 267 - 274, (1994)
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : V(014)= binyolo, karhobo, 2 handfull seeds Ricinus communis + leaves Pentas zanzibarica, pounded, cataplasm
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : isagara (Mashi)
Reference VD 03
Author(s) : Defour, G.
Title : Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms : V(014), V(037), V(076)
Recipes : V(014)mange, dough from leaves, RNS.
V(037), leaves + H2O, to filter, VO., 2X / day
V(076), Lysimachia ruhmeriana, Embelia schiperi, juice of leaves
V(121), Lysimachia ruhmeriana, Embelia schiperi, juice of leaves
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : isagara (shi), akibagiza (kinyaruanda)