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Official name : Podocarpus falcatus (Thunb.) R. Br. ex Mirbel
Family : Podocarpaceae

14 reference(s) related to this plant

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(126)
Recipes : H(126)) hepatitis, Podocorpus falcatus, Sida massoika, Rumex nervosus, Thalictrum rhynchocarpum, Rhamnus prinoides, topical application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (City of Fiche, Oromia region)
Vernacular name : zegba azs (Amharic)
Reference HK 52
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J. O.
Title : Some common african herbal remedies for skin diseases: with special reference to Kenya Medicinal and poisonous plants of the tropics. Proceedings of symposium of the 14th International botanical congress, Berlin, 24 july - 1 august 1987, 44-69, (1987)
Symptoms : H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(013) rash,H(014) dermatitis, itch, bark of Podocarpus falcatus decoction used for bathing and some drunk.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : benet tugen, elgy, (Marakwet), musengera (Kikuyu)
Reference HK 78
Author(s) : Kidane, L. , G, Gebremedhin & T, Beyene
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Ganta Afeshum District, Eastern Zone of Tigray, Northern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,14:64 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0266-z
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013), black spot on face (madyat), fresh root of Podocarpus falcatus is crushed, mixed with butter and smear.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia, Eastern Zone of Tigray
Vernacular name : zgba (Tigrigna)
Reference HL 15
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, H. Yineger
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Mana Angetu District, southeastern Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , Volume 4 : 10 (2008) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/4/1/10 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(078), H(104)
Recipes : H(078) cancer (naqarssa), dried roots of Podocarpus falcatus, crush and pound
H(104) womb disorder (lo'o) , fresh roots of Podocarpus falcatus, crush boil and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : birbirsa (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HL 24
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa, P. Van Damme
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used for human ailments in Ankober District, North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:63 ( 2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/63 + Additional fil
Symptoms : H(012), H(201)
Recipes : H(012) bone fracture, fresh roots of Podocarpus falcatus, grind, paste the crushed part and tie
H(201) evil spirit, dried roots, crush, heat/ burn or boil the part and inhale its smoke or steam
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : zigba (Amharic)
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) febrile illness, fresh / dry root powder of Podocarpus falcatus mixed with H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (region of Wonago Woreda)
Vernacular name : zigbo (Gedeoffa)
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(046)
Recipes : H(046) measles, leaves of Podocarpus falcatus, hot decoction, fumigation, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu district)
Vernacular name : masanduku (Samburu)
Reference HT 33
Author(s) : Tilahun Teklehaymanot
Title : Ethnobotanical study of knowledge and medicinal plants use by the people in Dek Island in Ethiopia Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume124, pp 69–78, (2009)
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer (neqersa), powdered dry root of Podocarpus falcatus mixed with water is taken orally and applied topically at site of illness
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northwest, Dek Island in lake Tana )
Vernacular name : bribira (Amharic)
Reference HT 51
Author(s) : Tuasha N. , B. Petros, Z. Asfaw
Title : Medicinal plants used by traditional healers to treat malignancies and other human ailments in Dalle District, Sidama Zone, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:15 , (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0213-z
Symptoms : H(006) + H(104), H(068), H(126)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104) gastritis , H(068) amoebiasis, oozing liquid from the stem is mixed with cold water and is drunk
H(126) jaundice (Magarto), the shoot is boiled, and one cup is drunk;
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Dalle District)
Vernacular name : dagucho (Sidamuafoo)
Reference VD 17
Author(s) : Dold, A.P. & M.L. Cocks
Title : Traditional veterinary medicine in the Alice district of the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. South African Journal of Science 97 , 375–379. (2001)
Symptoms :
Recipes : Vcanis(000) leaf decoction is used to treat distemper in dogs (umzananda)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Alice district)
Vernacular name : ukhoba
Reference VH 15
Author(s) : Hutchings A., Lewis G. and Cunningham A
Title : Zulu Medicinal Plants: An Inventory (Paperback). University of Natal Press. Pietermeritzburg. (1996) From reference VD 17, HP 50, VM 18
Symptoms : V(201)
Recipes : Vb(201) the plant, used as a charm in cattle kraals to prevent cattle from straying, has been recorded in KwaZulu-Natal
(registered from reference VD 17).
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Alice district)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VL 21
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa, P. Van Damme
Title : Ethnoveterinary plants of Ankober District, North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 10:21 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/21
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Vb(014) ringworm, Vb(014) mange, fresh stem bark of Podocarpus falcatus, grind and cover surface of diseased parts with the powder;
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : zigba (Amharic)
Reference VM 05
Author(s) : Mbarubukeye, S.
Title : La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms : V(016)
Recipes : Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umuhulizi
Reference VW 08
Author(s) : Wanzala, W., W. Takken, W. R. Mukabana, A. O. Pala & A. Hassanali
Title : Ethnoknowledge of Bukusu community on livestock tick prevention and control in Bungoma district, western Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 140, 298– 324 (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874112000347
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, leaf, root, bark of Podocarpus falcatus, applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumutarakwa