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Official name : Ranunculus multifidus Forssk.
Family : Ranunculaceae

29 reference(s) related to this plant

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(008), H(018), H(031), H(036), H(037), H(038), H(077), H(091), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash, H(201) again bad spirits, leaves of Clematis simensis of Mikania capensis of Satureja pseudosimensis, stems with leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, decoction, steam bath
H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash, H(201) again bad spirits, leaves and roots of Ranunculus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash, H(201) again bad spirits, stems with leaves of Ranunculus., powder, local application
H(008), leaves of Conyza sumatrensis of Ranunculus multifidus, decoction (H2O), enema
H(008), leaves of Cassia mimosoides of Geranium aculeolatum of Lysimachia ruhmeriana of Ranunculus multifidus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), leaves of Ranunculus multifidus of Siegesbeckia abyssinica, decoction (H2O), enema
H(008), H(077) new born during the milking period, leaves of Cassia mimosoides of Geranium aculeolatum of Lysimachia ruhmeriana of Ranunculus multifidfus, decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(018), stems with leaves of Ranunculus., decoction (H2O), inhalation
H(018), roots, leaves of Ranunculus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(031) stitch in the side, leaves of Peponium vogelii of Ranunculus multifidus, to carbonize, VO.
H(031) stitch in the side, leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, decoction (H2O), VO., local application
H(036), leaves of Cyphostemma adenocaule of Clematis simensis of Ocimum suave, stems with leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, powder, to snuff
H(037), stems with leaves of Asparagus africanus of Ranunculus multifidus, to carbonize, VO.
H(037), stems with leaves of Ranunculus., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(037), leaves of Ranunculus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038) urinary deseases, H(104) dyspepsia, colic, roots of Clutia abyssinica of Indigofera arrecta of Protea madiensis, leaves and roots of Ranunculus multifidus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) new born, rachitis, decoction (H2O) leaves Cassia occidentalis, leaves and roots Clematis simensis, leaves of Erlangea cordifolia, stems with leaves Ranunculus multifidus, leaves Zehneria scabra, enema
H(091) kwash., leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Geranium aculeolatum of Vicia paucifolia, stems with leaves of Microglossa pyrifolia of Ranunculus multifidus, decoction (H2O), VO. + enema
H(091) kwash., leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Geranium aculeolatum of Vicia paucifolia, stems with leaves of Microglossa pyrifolia of Ranunculus multifidus, to carbonize, VO.
H(091) kwash., stems with leaves of Ranunculus multifidus of Sphaeranthus suaveolens, to carbonize, VO.
H(091 kwash., leaves of Ranunculus multifidus of Senecio maranguensis, stems with leaves of Sphaeranthus suaveolens, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Ranunculus multifidus of Senecio maranguensis stems with leaves of Sphaeranthus suaveolens, to carbonize, VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Hypericum revolutum of Impatiens niamniamensis of Piper capense of Ranunculus multifidus, roots of Pentas longiflora, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) kwash., stems with leaves of Ranunculus., to carbonize, VO., local application
H(091) kwash., stems with leaves of Ranunculus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Ranunculus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(099) epilepsy, stems with leaves of Ranunculus., maceration (H2O), bath
H(104), leaves of Clematis simensis of Clerodendrum schweinfurthii … var. longitubum of Geranium aculeolatum of Pavonia urens of Ranunculus multifidus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), stems without leaves of Clematis simensis, leaves of Clerodendrum schweinfurthii … var. longitubum of Geranium aculeolatum of Pavonia urens of Ranunculus multifidus, to carbonize, VO.
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Brillantaisia cicatricosa of Mycroglossa pyrifolia, stems with leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, to carbonize, VO.
H(201) psychosis again bad spirits, stems with leaves of Periploca linearifolia of Ranunculus multifidus of Thunbergia alata, leaves of Rubia cordifolia … subsp. conotricha of Thalictrum rhynchocarpum, stems without leaves of Steganotaenia araliacea, decoction (H2O), VO., enema, steam bath
H(201) psychosis again bad spirits, stems with leaves of Ranunculus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis again bad spirits, leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, stems with leaves of Rhynchostigma racemosum, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : ruheha (Kirundi)
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(034), H(095), H(162y)
Recipes : H(034) tachycardia, pounded plant, hot application on chest and back
H(095) root as food
H(162y) bladder illness, steam bath and cataplasm on the belly
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (o) ndunda (Nyaneka)
Reference HB 28
Author(s) : Banderembako Fabien & Ntitangirageza Térence
Title : La médecine populaire au Burundi : quelques plantes médicinales.
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) sick headache, leaves preparation from the bark of Mikania cordata preparation from the bark of Ranunculus multifidus preparation from the bark of iganzamwonga, steam bath (kwiyuka ou kwiyubikira) + nose instilllation preparation from the bark of the juice preparation from the bark of leaves
H(018) sick headache, leaves and flowers preparation from the bark of Clematis simensis, leaves preparation from the bark of Ranunculus multifidus preparation from the bark of "rubaba", steam bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : ruheha (Kirundi)
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, roots of Ranunculus multifidus
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : (o)ndunda (Nyaneka)
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(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough (inkolora), juice of a handful of the whole plant of Ranunculus multifidus i n a bottle oflocal beer (urwagwa). VO. A bottle in 3 days Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : kazigashya
Reference HD 12b
Author(s) : Desta, B.
Title : Ethiopian traditional herbal drugs.Part II: Antimicrobial activity of 63 medicinal plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp.129 - 139, (1993)
Symptoms : H(005), H(014)
Recipes : H(005) swelling,H(014) skin lesions, whole plant, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : etsesiol
Reference HD 23
Author(s) : De Wet , H., V.N. Nzama, S.F. Van Vuuren
Title : Medicinal plants used for the treatment of sexually transmitted infections by lay people in northern Maputaland, KwaZulu–Natal Province, South Africa South African Journal of Botany, Volume 78, pp. 12 - 20, (2012) free full-text available on http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/02546299/78
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexual transmitted infections, boil one handful of Ranunculus multifidus (whole plant) in 1 L of water for 30 min and sieve. Take half a cup three or four times a day or used half a cup as an enema to treat genital warts and gonorrhoea.
H(100) sexual transmitted infections, boil one chopped corm of Hypoxis hemerocallidea, one handful of leaves of Senecio serratuloides and Ranunculus multifidus in 1.5 L of water for 10 min. Take 1 tb of the decoction three times a day to treat internal sores.
H(100) sexual transmitted infections, chop a handful of the stem and leaves of Bidens pilosa and combine with a handful of chopped Clematis brachiata (stem and leaves), Rununculus multifidus (stem and leaves) and Sarcophyte sanguinea stem and boil in water. It is taken orally to treat genital sores and warts. The dosage depends on the seriousness of the infection.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northen Maputaland, KwaZulu-Natal Province)
Vernacular name : uxhaphozi
Reference HD 29
Author(s) : de Wet, H. , S.Nciki, S.F. van Vuuren
Title : Medicinal plants used for the treatment of various skin disorders by a rural community in northern Maputaland, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 9:51, (2013) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-9-51 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/51 + Additional file 1
Symptoms : H(182)
Recipes : H(182) shingles, five fresh entire plants of Ranunculus multifidus are grounded and rolled into five balls and allowed to dry, after which it is mixed with 2 L of cold water. One table spoon of the maceration is taken three times a day for the treatment of shingles. Half a cup is used as an enema by adults. Dosage for children is a size two syringe
H(182) shingles, chopped root of Cladostemon kirkii in combination with 30 cm fresh or dry chopped root of Elephantorrhiza elephantina, Sarcophyte pirie as well as a chopped bulb of Drimia delagoensis and one handful of Ranunculus multifidus (whole plant) are boiled in 2 L of water. Half a glass of the strained decoction is taken by adults once a day for the treatment of shingles. Children take 1 teaspoon full of the medication
(registered from references HD 29 and HD 29_supl )
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northern Maputaland)
Vernacular name : ixhaphozi
Reference HD 40
Author(s) : de Wet, H.,S.C.Ngubane
Title : Traditional herbal remedies used by women in a rural community in northern Maputaland (South Africa) for the treatment of gynaecology and obstetric complaints South African Journal of Botany 94, 129–139 (2014)
Symptoms : H(033), H(191)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, H(191) to cleanse blood when pregnant and H(022) to ease labour A handful of chopped plant of Ranunculus multifidus or leaves are mixed with either leaves of Senecio deltoideus or Senecio serratuloides and boiled in 1.5 L water for ±30 min, cool before straining. VO. one cup 3X/ day
Region : South Africa
Country : northern Maputaland (South Africa)
Vernacular name : uxhaphozi (Zulu)
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(037)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, fresh seeds + honey, chewed, V.O.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 23
Author(s) : Giday M., Z. Asfawb, Z. Woldub
Title : Medicinal plants of the Meinit ethnic group of Ethiopia: An ethnobotanical study Journal of Ethnopharmacology, doi:10.1016/j.jep.2009.05.009 (2009)
Symptoms : H(103), H(108)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, leaves, roots of Ranunculus multifidus, RNS., local application
H(108) cold, leaves, roots, RNS. , in nose
Region : East Africa (Bench-Maji Zone)
Country : Ethiopia (Southwest)
Vernacular name : sherit (Meinit language)
Reference HG 26
Author(s) : Giday, M., Z. Asfaw, Z. Woldu, T. Teklehaymanot
Title : Medicinal plant knowledge of the Bench ethnic group of Ethiopia: an ethnobotanical investigation Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5 : 34 (2009)
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) cataract (tsesin), H(001) eye infection (tsesin), leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : chadera (Omotic)
Reference HH 14
Author(s) : Hutchings, A., J. van Staden
Title : Plant used for stress-related ailments in traditional Zulu, Xhosa and Sotho medicine. Par 1: Plants used for headaches. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 43, pp. 89 - 124 (1994)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(018) headache, whole plant or leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, to burn, smoke inhaled (Shoto)
H(018) headache, whole plant or leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, bruised, sniffed (Zulu)
H(004) leaves applied to traumatic bumps on head and on wound to stop pain (Xhosa)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa and Sotho zone)
Vernacular name : lapi (Shoto), uxhaphozi (Zulu)
Reference HJ 10
Author(s) : Jacot Guillarmod, A
Title : Flora of Lesotho .Cramer, Lehre . From : The medical ethnobotany of Lesotho: a review Bothalia 41,1: 209–228 (2011)
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108) smoke of Ranunculus multifidus inhaled for head and chest colds (but reported to be poisonous)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name : tlhapi
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(055)
Recipes : H(055), emetic, roots, pounded, decoction (H2O) , VO., 2 - 3x / DToxic for sheeps
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mdaua (Shambaa, 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(013), H(019), H(027y), H(037), H(038), H(055), H(093), H(100), H(109), H(113), H(124), H(175), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) cyst (inkabya), leaves Ranunculus multifidus, Crotalaria incana (umuyogera), pounded, local application
H(013) cyst + H(175), leaves and fruits, pounded, plaster on cyst
H(019), leaves Ranunculus multifidus , Psychotria mahinii (umugingo), Grewia platyclada (umukorokombe), crushed, juice drops in nose and in ears, 2 X / D. every 4 D.
H(027y) + H(124), whole plant Ranunculus multifidus + roots of Grewia platyclada, organs pounded, crushed + H2O, extract, 1 glass
H(027z) white lost during pregnancy (ifumbi), whole plant Ranunculus multifidus, roots Securidaca longipedunculata, maceration H2O, 1 glass / D.
H(037) pneumonia, leaves of Ranunculus multifidus + roots of Grewia platyclada, organs pounded, crushed + H2O, extract, 2 X 1 soup spoon
H(038) femal, uretal leak, fruit Solanum incanum, roots or fruit Carica papaya, roots Rubia cordifolia , Rhoicissus tridentata, leaves Ranunculus multifidus, Tragia brevipes, pounded , boiled in banana beer, VO., 1 cup / D., warm decoction
H(093) + H(055) + H(201), (uburozi), tubercle Momordica pterocarpa, leaves Senecio mannii, Ranunculus multifidus, maceration H2O, VO., every 2 D.
H(093) + H(055) + H(201), (uburozi), leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, Clematis hirsuta, Desmodium repandum, Vernonia auriculifera, Rhamnus prinoides, Senecio mannii, Solanum terminale, Sonchus oleraceus, Lobelia giberroa, Gynura scandens (akazimyamuriro), Euphorbia schimperiana (akanyamata), maceration H20, V0., 1 / 2 bottle / D.
H(100) syph., leaves Ranunculus multifidus, Embelia schimperi, Clausena anisata, extract H2O, VO., 2 D. with interval of 1J. during 1 week
H(109) sciatic, leaves Ranunculus multifidus, Clutia abyssinica, Dichrocephala integrifolia, Jaundea pinnata (intawa), Vernonia hochstetter (ikomambogo), pounded, extract H2O, VO., 2 bottles en 10 J.
H(109) sciatic, leaves Ranunculus multifidus, Clutia abyssinica, Dichrocephala integrifolia, Jaundea pinnata (intawa), Vernonia hochstetter (ikomambogo), pounded, extract H2O, VO., 2 bottles en 10 J.
H(113) + H(175), pain in the joints (knee), (timbya), leaves Ranunculus multifidus plaster, leaves Bidens pilosa, Clerodendrum myricoides, extract H2O, VO.
H(113) + H(175), pain in the joints (knee), (timbya), leaves, pounded, plaster
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : kazingashya
Reference HK 67
Author(s) : Kidane, B.,T. van Andel, L. .J. van der Maesen, Z. Asfaw
Title : Use and management of traditional medicinal plants by Maale and Ari ethnic communities in southern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 10:46 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/46
Symptoms : H(155), H(201)
Recipes : H(155) tonsillitis, leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, RNS., VO.
H(201) evil eye, leaves RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern) (Maale and Ari ethnic communities)
Vernacular name : afi Deshe (Maale)
Reference HL 01
Author(s) : Lindsay, R.S. & F.N. Hepper
Title : Medicinal plants of Marakwet Kenya.Kew, Royal Botanic Gardens, United Kingdom, 49 p., (1978)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(004), H(020), H(086), H(094)
Recipes : H(004) wound, fresh leaves of Ranunculus multifidus, grind, paste the crushed part and tie
H(020) snake bite, H(126) jaundice, fresh or dried roots of Ranunculus multifidus, crush, homogenize with cold water and drink
H(094) hemorrhoids, fresh roots, grind and paint the powder or crushed part
H(086) lymphadenopathy, fresh roots, extract the juice/oil/latex and pour or paint it
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : etse siol (Amharic)
Reference HM 48
Author(s) : M.-J. Mukazayire, M.-J. , V. Minani, C. K. Ruffo, E. Bizuru, C. Stévigny, P. Duez
Title : Traditional phytotherapy remedies used in Southern Rwanda for the treatment of liver diseases Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 415– 431 (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111006957
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver diseases, macerate a handful of fresh leaves of Ranunculus multifidus of Crotalaria mesopontica with 1 L of H2O. VO. 1 tea spoon 3 times daily
Region : Central Africa
Country : Southern Rwanda
Vernacular name : kazingashya (Kinyarwanda)