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Official name : Schkuhria pinnata (Lam.) O. Kuntze
Family : Asteraceae

18 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(018), H(051)
Recipes : H(018), leaves and roots of Schkuhria pinnata, powder, decoction, filter, VO.
H(051) paludism summit with flowers of Schkuhria pinnata, decoction, fiter, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
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(008), H(104), H(112)
Recipes : H(001) vision lack, leaves Schkuhria pinnata, frction
H(008), H(104), leaves, decoction, VO.
H(038), leaves, infusion, VO.
H(112), the whole plant, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
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, the whole plant of Schkuhria pinnata boiled, VO. 2 X/ day during 1 week
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
Vernacular name : karuria-tatha (Mbeere)
Reference HM 38
Author(s) : Muthaura, C.N. , G.M. Rukunga, S.C. Chhabra, G.M. Mungai & E.N.M. Njagi
Title : Traditional phytotherapy of some remedies used in treatment of malaria in Meru district of Kenya. South African Journal of Botany , Volume 73, Issue 3, Pages 402-411 (2007)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, infusion in hot or cold water of the whole plant of Schkuhria pinnata , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Meru district, Imenti forest game reserve )
Vernacular name : gakuinini
Reference HM 55
Author(s) : Mahwasane S. T., L. Middleton, N. Boaduo
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of indigenous knowledge on medicinal plants used by the traditional healers of the Lwamondo area, Limpopo province, South Africa South African Journal of Botany 88, 69–75 (2013) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0254629913002615
Symptoms : H(005), H(026), H(100), H(104), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(005) oedema, H(100) gonorrhoea, H(104) stomach problems, H(151) hypertension, diabetes, the whole plant of Schkuhria pinnata is boiled and the mixture drank
H(026) dysmenorrhoea, roots or leaves are chewed and swallowed (9 citations)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province, Lwamondo area)
Vernacular name : luswielo (tshiVenda)
Reference HM 61
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Traditional use of medicinal plants in south-central Zimbabwe: review and perspectives Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 9:31 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/31
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach pains, whole plant of Schkuhria pinnata extract, VO. [from ref. HC 28 ]
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (South-central)
Vernacular name : ruhwahwa
Reference HM 66
Author(s) : Masevhe, N. A. , L. J. McGaw, J. N. Eloff
Title : The traditional use of plants to manage candidiasis and related infections in Venda, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 168, 364–372 (2015)
Symptoms : H(038), H(199)
Recipes : H(038) candidiasis and related infections (makuma); whole plant of Schkuhria pinnata is dried, powdered and boiled in water. A cupful of decoction is drunk 3x per day. Also used to treat H(199) HIV/AIDS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : luswielo (Tshivenda)
Reference HM 69
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Traditional use of medicinal plants in south-central Zimbabwe: review and perspectives Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine ,9:31 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/31
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach pains, whole plant:extract of Schkuhria pinnata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (centre-sud)
Vernacular name : ruhwahwa
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(037), H(108)
Recipes : H(108) common cold (homa, kihuti), boiled leaves of Schkuhria pinnata, VO.
H(037) cough (ruhaya, gikorora), boiled roots and leaves, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Central Kenya)
Vernacular name : gakuinini (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(004), H(051), H(108)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(051) paludism, H(108) cold, flu, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (central province) (Kikuyu people)
Vernacular name : mwendathigo, mwendangw (Kikuyu)
Reference HS 28
Author(s) : Sewani-Rusike, C. R.
Title : Plants of Zimbabwe as anti-fertility agents African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 253 - 257, (2010)
Symptoms : H(033z), H(112)
Recipes : H(033z) whole plant of Schkuhria pinnata used for "kurera", contraceptives for child spacing, infusion taken orally
H(112) whole plant of Schkuhria pinnata used as abortifacients, infusion taken orally
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (Harare and surrounding rural areas)
Vernacular name : ruhwahwa (Shona) dwarf marigold (English)
Reference HS 33a
Author(s) : Semenya, S.S , M. Potgieter M., Milingoni Tshisikhawe, Soul Shava, A. Maroyi
Title : Medicinal utilization of exotic plants by Bapedi traditional healers to treat human ailments in Limpopo province, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 144, 646–655 (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874112006769
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, whole plant of Schkuhria pinnata boiled in water for 10–20 min and one tin cup of the extract is taken; orally.Thrice a day
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province)
Vernacular name : sebabane (Pedi)
Reference HS 37
Author(s) : Semenya, S.S, M. J. Potgieter
Title : Bapedi traditional healers in the Limpopo Province, South Africa: their socio-cultural profile and traditional healing practice Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2014, 10:4 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-10-4 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/4 + Additional file 1: 1550002148105490_add1.docx, 74K http://www.ethnobiomed.com/imedia/1279488442116872/supp1.docx
Symptoms : H(151), H(191)
Recipes : H(151, 2) hypertension, H(191, 1) blood purifier, whole plant of Schkuhria pinnata. Decoction for 10–20 minutes and a cup of the extract is taken orally
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo Province)
Vernacular name : sebabane
Reference HW 11
Author(s) : Wambugu, S. N. , Peter M. Mathiu, D. W. Gakuya, T. I. Kanui, J. D. Kabasac, S. G. Kiama
Title : Medicinal plants used in the management of chronic joint pains in Machakos and Makueni counties, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 137, 945– 955, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111004661
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113, 5) joint pains, macerated the whole plant of Schkuhria pinnata in H2O and infusion drunk, one glass 2–3 times daily, for 2 weeks or until one recovers
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Machakos and Makueni counties)
Vernacular name : kalila / kakumimi (Kamba)
Reference HW 50
Author(s) : Van Wyk, B.-E., Gericke, N.
Title : Peoples Plants : A Guide to Useful Plants of Southern Africa. Brizza Publication. Pretoria (2000)
Symptoms : H(033z), H(112)
Recipes : H(033z) contraceptive, H(112) abortifacient, the whole plant of Schkuhria pinnata (From ref : HL 22)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa,
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VL 13
Author(s) : Luseba, D., E.E. Elgorashi, D.T. Ntloedibe, J. Van Staden
Title : Antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and mutagenic effects of some medicinal plants used in South Africa for the treatment of wounds and retained placenta in livestock. South African Journal of Botany, Volume 73, pp. 378 - 383 (2007)
Symptoms : V(001), V(008)
Recipes : V(001), shoots from tyhe aerial part of Schkuhria pinnata are crushed and mixed with H2O, directly applied on eyes
Vb(008), pneumonia, Vb(047) heartwater, shoots from the aerial part of Schkuhria pinnata are crushed and mixed with H2O, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa ( Limpopo and North-West provinces)
Vernacular name : santhloko lefero (Setswana)
Reference VN 22
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title : Herbal usage and informant concensus in ethnoveterinary management of cattle diseases among Kikuyus (Central Kenya). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 108, pp. 332-339 ( 2006) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874106002819
Symptoms : V(075)
Recipes : Vb(075) apperitive, latex of Schkuhria pinnata, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (central province)
Vernacular name : gakwinini
Reference VV 09
Author(s) : van der Merwe, D., G. E. Swan, C. J. Botha
Title : Use of ethnoveterinary medicinal plants in cattle by Setswana-speaking people in the Madikwe area of the North West Province of South Africa. Journal of the South Africa Veterinary Association 72, 189-196, (2001)
Symptoms : V(001), V(008), V(037), V(047)
Recipes : Vb(001) infection, Vb(008), V(037), V(047), aerial part of Schkuhria pinnata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : santhloko, lefero (Setswana)