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Official name : Physalis peruviana L.
Family : Solanaceae

35 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 20
Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(157)
Recipes : H(157) child, leaves of Physalis peruviana of Kalanchoe crenata of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Helichrysum panduratum of Leonotis nepetifolia of Dissotis irwinegiana of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Gardenia sokotensis of Maesa lanceolata, decoction (H20), VO. + bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
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(026), H(037), H(051), H(091)
Recipes : H(026), leaves of Physalis peruviana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(026), leaves of Physalis., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(037) cough, leaves of Physalis., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves of Eucalyptus sp., leaves and roots of Physalis peruviana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) childs fortifying, leaves of Aeollanthus repens of Bridelia brideliifolia of Albizia adianthifolia of Brillantaisia cicatricosa of Floscopa glomerata of Helichrysum schimperi of Peucedanum nyassicum of Physalis peruviana of Sonchus oleraceus, juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : intumbashwa (Kirundi)
Reference HB 02
Author(s) : Boiteau, P.
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée.Précis de matière médicale malgache. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris 141 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113), summits with flowers, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : voanantsindrana
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, fruits of Physalis peruviana
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : (oka)swa-swa (Umubumbu)
Reference HD 09
Author(s) : Debray, M., H. Jacquemin & R.Razafindrambao
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes médicinales de Madagascar. Travaux et documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., n°8, 150 p., (1971)
Symptoms : H(091), H(104), H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(091), H(104), H(104), H(139), ONS. of Physalis peruviana, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (high table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : voanatsindrana
Reference HH 09a
Author(s) : Hamill, F.A., S. Apio, N.K. Mubiru, M. Mosango, R.Bukenya-Ziraba, O.W. Maganyi, D.D. Soejarto,
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of southern Uganda, I, Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 70, pp. 281 -300 (2000)
Symptoms : H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(013) rash, H(014) ringworm, whole plant expressed to yield juice, usually mixed with an equal portion of water
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 1k
Author(s) : Harjula, R.
Title : Mirau and his practice.A study of the ethnomedicinal repertoire of a tanzanian herbalist. Institut for cultural research, University of Turku, Finland, 224 p., (1980)TRI-MED BOOKS LTD: LONDON Registered Office: 5 Tudor Cottage, Lovers Walk, Finchley, London, N3 1JH
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), stomach pains (mavavio ya ndeu), Minor abdominal pains without diarrhoea or other symptoms. A few leaves are boiled, but before boiling they are pounded with a stick so that the juice will mix witht thewater more quickly; 5 leaves give one dose. The fresh leaves can also be chewed, for example, if the stomach ache starts to trouble someone during a safari in the forest; in this case, 3 leaves of the size of about 7 x 7 cm are enough. Tamutamu 'helps the food to move on through the stomach , but may also cause vomiting.The remedy is taken one
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : tamu-amu
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(037), H(037), H(118), H(145)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, leaves of Physalis peruviana, Lantana trifolia , Ajuga alba (gitinywa), pounded, crushed + H2O, extract, gently heated, 1 soup spoon, VO.
H(037) cough, leaves Physalis peruviana, Lantana trifolia, juice, luke warm, 1 coffee spoon, VO.
H(118)angina, (gapfura, agatembo), leaves Spilanthes mauritiana, Physalis peruviana, pounded, juice, gargle
H(145), leaves Ricinus communis, Physalis peruviana, extract, VO., 1 soup spoon / D. during 4 D.
H(183), leaves Chenopodium ugandae , Crotalaria incana (umuyogera), Physalis peruviana, maceration, VO., as often as possible
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : umuhuhu
Reference HK 35
Author(s) : Kamatenesi-Mugisha, M., H. Oryem-Origa
Title : Medicinal plants used to induce labour during childbirth in western Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 109 pp. 1 - 9 (2007)
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022), leaves of Physalis peruviana, squeezing by hands, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Western)
Vernacular name : kitutu (Runyankole)
Reference HK 75
Author(s) : Kefalew, A., Z. Asfaw & E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotany of medicinal plants in Ada’a District, East Shewa Zone of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:25 , (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0014-6
Symptoms : H(161)
Recipes : H(161, 9) wart on hand, leaf of Phytolacca dodecandra together with Physalis peruviana dried , grounded and drip a drop or two on the wart
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia ( Oromia Regional State)
Vernacular name : /( Oromifa/Amarigna)
Reference HM 42c
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otienoi, Anke Weisheit
Title : Ethnomedicine of the Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Part 3: plants used in traditional medicine in Kikuku village, Muleba District Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2012, 8:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-8-14
Symptoms : H(106)
Recipes : H(107) typhoid fever, juice of fruits of Physalis peruviana is used for treatment of typhoid
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Muleba District)
Vernacular name : ntuntunu (Kikuku)
Reference HM 58
Author(s) : Mabogo, D.E.N.
Title : The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda. Magister Scientiae in the Faculty of Science (Department of Botany) Thesis, University of Pretoria. (1990)
Symptoms : H(095), H(104)
Recipes : H(095) fruit, vegetable, VO.
H(104) abdominal disorders, leaves of Physalis peruviana, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murungudane (Venda)
Reference HM 67
Author(s) : Mukungu, N. , K. Abuga, F. Okalebo, R. Ingwela, J. Mwangi
Title : Medicinal plants used for management of malaria among the Luhya community of Kakamega East sub-County, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 194, 98–107 (2016)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves of Physalis peruviana, inhale steam
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : mayengo
Reference HN 20
Author(s) : Njoroge G.N., J. W. Kibunga
Title : Herbal medicine acceptance, sources and utilisation for diarrhoea management in a cosmopolitan urban area (Thika, Kenya). African Journal of Ecology, 45 (suppl. 1), pp. 65-70 (2007)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, sap, bulb, fruit, leaves, roots of Physalis peruviana, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (urban area of Thika)
Vernacular name : mûnathi (Kikuyu)
Reference HN 23
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title : Traditional management of ear, nose and throat (ENT) diseases in Central Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine Volume 2, pp. 1-9 ( 2006).
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma (githûri kinene), boiling leaves of Physalis peruviana, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Central Kenya)
Vernacular name : mûnathi (Kikuyu)
Reference HN 25
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N., R. W. Bussmann, B. Gemmill, L.E. Newton & V. W. Ngumi
Title : Utilisation of weed species as sources of traditional medicines in central Kenya. Lyonia, Volume 7 (2), pp. 71-87, (december 2004)
Symptoms : H(027y), H(068), H(107)
Recipes : H(027y) post partum pains, H(068) helminthiasis, H(107) typhoid, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (central province) (Kikuyu people)
Vernacular name : nathi (Kikuyu)
Reference HN 31
Author(s) : Namukobe, J., J. M. Kasenene, B. T. Kiremire, R. Byamukama, M. Kamatenesi-Mugisha, S. Krief, V. Dumontet, J. D. Kabasa
Title : Traditional plants used for medicinal purposes by local communities around the Northern sector of Kibale National Park, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 236–245, (2011)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(014, 1) skin problems in babies, fresh leaf of Lycopersicon esculentum boil with Physalis peruviana, Solanum melongena & bath
H(004, 1) fresh wounds, Skin problems in babies (1), fresh leaf of Solanum melongena squeeze & apply, boil with Solanum esculentum, Physalis peruviana & bath mix with meat
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Northern sector of Kibale National Park)
Vernacular name : entuutu (Rutooro)
Reference HP 04
Author(s) : Pernet, R. & G. Meyer
Title : Pharmacopée de Madagascar Publication de l'Institut de Recherche scientifique, Tananarive - Tsimbazaza, 86 p., (1957)
Symptoms : H(008), H(126), H(162)
Recipes : H(008), leaves, RNS.
H(126), whole plant, RNS.
H(162), ONS., RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HP 05
Author(s) : Polygenis - Bigendako, M.-J.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle au Burundi occidental. Thèse présentée en vue de l'obtention du grade de Docteur en sciences, année acad. 1989 - 1990, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 352 p., (1990)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), leaves, decoction (H2O) , enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : intumbaswa (Kirundi)
Reference HR 11
Author(s) : Raponda-Walker, A. & R. Sillans
Title : Les Plantes utiles du Gabon. Encyclopédie biologique. Editions Paul Lechevalier, 12 rue de Tournon, Paris VI, 478 p. (1961)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) itch, leaves and fruits, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors