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Official name : Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Family : Apocynaceae

38 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 01
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., A. Abel, L. Ake Assi, D. Brown, K.S Chetty, L. Chong-Seng, J. Eymé, T. Friedman, J. N. Gassita, E. N. Goudotê, P. Govinden, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, G. Lailam, D. Landreau, G. Lionnet, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Seychelles. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 170 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) lost of appetite (tambwe), stems with leaves of Sarcostemma viminale, leaves of Angraecum eburneum, decoction, bath, VO.
Region : Seychelles
Country : Seychelles
Vernacular name : liane sans feuille
Reference HA 09
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J. Eymê, J. - N. Gassita, E. Goudotê, J. Guêho, F. S. L. Ip, D. Jackaria, S. K. K. Kalachand, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, B. Landreau, A. W. Owadally, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques à Maurice (Iles Maurice et Rodrigues). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 214 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(161)
Recipes : H(161), stem without leaves of Sarcostemma viminale, pulp, local application
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : liane calli, liane cale, calli
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(001), H(038), H(091), H(104), H(111), H(170), H(195)
Recipes : H(001) bath for eyes, to pound the leaves of Sarcostemma viminale, maceration in H2O, eyes bath
H(038) cystalgia, roots tea
H(091) (o) ndendo anemia + H(170) common dropsi + H(195) hydropisy, to soak the roots in H2O, VO. 3 X / day
H(104) belly pain, decoction of roots of ndumbo (Sarcostemma viminale) of yambwa (unidentified plant), VO. 1 cup, 3 X / day, less for childeren
H(111) burn, powder of the Sarcostemma viminale, local application
H(195) hydropisy, roots tea, VO. 3X / day + to pound njambala tchuti (Agelanthus sp. ?), to press njambala tchomanda (Agelanthus sp. ?) and njambala tchonduko (Agelanthus sp. ?) and ndumbo (Sarcostemma viminale), soak in H2O , to rub
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (olo) ndumbo (Umbundu)
Reference HB 35
Author(s) : Bussmann R. W., G. G. Gilbreath, J. Solio, M. Lutura, R. Lutuluo, K. Kunguru, N. Wood and S. Mathenge
Title : Plant use of the Masasai of Sekenani Valley, Maasai Mara, Kenya. Additional file Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006)
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092), poisonous, milk of Sarcostemma viminale makes you blind when it gets into the eyes
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Sekenani Valley)
Vernacular name : ololei (Maa)
Reference HB 53
Author(s) : Belayneh, A. Asfaw, S. Demissew, N. F. Bussa
Title : Medicinal plants potential and use by pastoral and agro-pastoral communities in Erer Valley of Babile Wereda, Eastern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:42 ( 2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/42
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124) haemorrhage, leaves and roots of Sarcostemma viminalecrushed, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Eastern Ethiopia) (Erer Valley of Babile Wereda)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 62
Author(s) : Botha, C.J., M.-L. Penrith
Title : Poisonous plants of veterinary and human importance in southern Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 119, pp. 549–558 (2008) doi:10.1016/j.jep.2008.07.022
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092), Cynanchum spp., plant poisonings that primarily affect the central nervous system for ruminants and horses with syndroms of hypersensitivity, , incoordination, convulsions and paralysis
Region : Southern Africa
Country : southern Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HC 10
Author(s) : Curasson, M.G.
Title : Sur quelques coutumes et légendes indigènes concernant la lactation Revue d' élevage et de médecine vétérinaire des pays tropicaux, n° 4, 184 - 186, (1949) from WWW : http://remvt.cirad.fr/cd/EMVT49_4.PDF
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, ONS., RNS.
Region : Oriental Africa
Country : Oriental Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HC 10
Author(s) : Curasson, M.G.
Title : Sur quelques coutumes et légendes indigènes concernant la lactation Revue d' élevage et de médecine vétérinaire des pays tropicaux, n° 4, 184 - 186, (1949) from WWW : http://remvt.cirad.fr/cd/EMVT49_4.PDF
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, ONS., RNS.
Region : Oriental Africa
Country : Oriental Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HC 25
Author(s) : Corrigan, B.M. , B.-E. Van Wyk, C.J. Geldenhuys, J.M. Jardine
Title : Ethnobotanical plant uses in the KwaNibela Peninsula, St Lucia, South Africa South African Journal of Botany 77, 346–359 (2011)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), the flowers of Sarcostemma viminale and only the ends of the stems are eaten.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : umBhelebhele
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886) https://archive.org/details/b24400270
Symptoms : H(088), H(101)
Recipes : H(038) chronic cystitis, catarrh bladder, decoction of 60 gr of roots and stems of Withania somnifera (poque poque sauvage) of 60 gr of Sarcostemma viminale (lianne sans feuilles) + 1 l H2O VO. in 24 h
Sarcostemma viminale also involved in the treatment of : H(088) astringent, H(101) menorrhea
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : liane sans feuilles ou calé (Creole)
Reference HG 01
Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms : H(001), H(002), H(005), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(001), sap of Sarcostemma viminale, drops in eyes
H(002), H(068), latex of Sarcostemma., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(005), tubercle of Sarcostemma viminale, powder, local application , VO. + porridge
H(104) child, roots of Sarcostemma., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HJ 07
Author(s) : Johns, T., E. B. Mhoro, Pius Sanaya & E.K. Kimanani
Title : Herbal remedies of the Batemi of Ngorongoro district, Tanzania a quantitative appraisal Economic Botany 48 (1) pp. 90-95. (1994)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091, 2), stems of Sarcostemma viminale added to soup as a tonic
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Batemi of the Ngorongoro district)
Vernacular name : mbebe (Batemi)
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(014), H(055), H(100)
Recipes : H(014) scabies, roots, RNS
H(055) emetic, roots, powder
H(100) gono.-syph, roots, powder
plant toxic à user with prudence
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania
Vernacular name : bakoni (Lusoga), cheporewo (Pokot), kitupa (Swahili), lilia (Sandawi), mkomi (Luganda)
Reference HM 28
Author(s) : Mandu, P., D. J. Berger, C., ole Saitabau, C., Nasieku, J. Kipelian, M. Mathenge, S.G., Morimoto, Y., Höft
Title : Ethnobotany of the Loita Maasai: Towards community management of the forest of the lost child - Experiences from the Loita Ethnobotany project. People and Plants working paper 8. UNESCO, Paris (2001) http://www.regkew.org.uk/peopleplants/wp/wp8/index.html
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000), ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Naimina Enkiyio (Loita) Forest)
Vernacular name : oloile
Reference HM 34
Author(s) : Maundu, P., D. Berger, C. Ole Saitabau, J. Nasieku, M. Kipelian, S. Mathenge, Y. Morimoto, R. Höft
Title : Ethnobotany of the Loita Maasai. People and Plants Working Paper 8. Unesco, Paris, 34 p. (2001)
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(068), H(091), H(095), H(103), H(104), H(135), H(203)
Recipes : H(001), latex for eye disease, H(008), H(068), H(103), H(104), H(135), for gums and teeth, mouth infections, intestinal worms, diarrhoea and dysentery, aiding digestion, aiding faecal disposal, emetics and purgatives, to stop vomiting and stomach-ache. Most emetics and purgatives are used in the treatment of paludism-like fevers common in Maasailand.
- H(091), H(104), bark decoction for children as tonic and for stomach problems; leaves used during circumcision
H(103x) twigs as toothbrush
H(095) roots in soup for elders
H(203) fuel-wood
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Naimina Enkiyio (Loita) Forest)
Vernacular name : oloile
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(002)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, roots and stem powder of Sarcostemma viminale, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutshiso (Venda)
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(053)
Recipes : H(053) otitis (njika, bûra), sap from squeezed heated stems of Sarcostemma viminale, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Central Kenya)
Vernacular name : ndarû (Kikuyu)
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(100)
Recipes : H(100) blen., stems, leaves, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HR 16
Author(s) : Ribeiro, A., M. M. Romeiras, J. Tavares & M. T. Faria
Title : Ethnobotanical survey in Canhane village, district of Massingir, Mozambique: medicinal plants and traditional knowledge Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 6:33 (2010)
Symptoms : H(001), H(104)
Recipes : H(001) eye treatments, local applicatio of sap of Sarcostemma viminale
H(104) stomach ache, decoction of roots, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Canhane village, district of Massingir)
Vernacular name : neta, netha (Changana)
Reference HS 12a
Author(s) : Samuelsson G., M. H. Faraha, Per Claeson, M. Hagos, M. Thulin, O. Hedberg, A. M. Warfa, A. O. Hassan, A. H. Elmi , A. D. Abdurahman, A. S. Elmi, Y. A. Abdie & M. H. Alin
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Somalia. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Chenopodiaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 35, pp. 25 - 63, (1991)
Symptoms : H(038), H(100)
Recipes : H(038) uro-genital pain, 2 hand full of fresh whole plant, decoction in 2 glass H2O, 3 cups / day during 2 days
H(100) gono., 2 hand full of fresh whole plant, decoction in 2 glass H2O, 3 cups / 3X /day during 7 days
Region : East Africa
Country : Somalia
Vernacular name : ciin, milaaq sangooy