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Official name : Schotia brachypetala Sond.
Family : Fabaceae

14 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 36
Author(s) : Amusan, O. O. G., P. S. Dlamini, J. D. Msonthi & L. P. Makhubu
Title : Some herbal remedies from Manzini region of Swaziland. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 79, pp. 109 - 112, (2002) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874101003816
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) painful shoulders, grind together 50 gr each of the barks of Sclerocarya birrea and Schotia brachypetala and add 5 L. warm H2O, VO. 1 cup to induce vomiting and boil another 5 L. mixture for steam bath
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : ugcamu, vovovo (SiSwati)
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(108)
Recipes : H(108), the bark of Schotia brachypetala is boiled in H2O and removed. One cup of the infusion is taken, followed with 10 l of H2O to make a person vomit to treat “flu”.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : umGxamu
Reference HC 27
Author(s) : Coopoosamy, R. M. and K. K. Naidoo
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by traditional healers in Durban, South Africa. African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 6(11), pp. 818-823, 22 March, 2012
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea,H(013) pimples, H(104) heartburn, bark extract of Schotia brachypetala , RNS. (Medicinal herbs being sold at local markets (Umlazi and Durban))
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (province of Durban, Umlazi region)
Vernacular name : ihlunze umgxamu (Zulu)
Reference HC 30
Author(s) : Chauke, MA., LJ. Shai, MA. Mogale, MP. Tshisikhawe, MP. Mokgotho
Title : Medicinal plant use of villagers in the Mopani district, Limpopo province, South Africa Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 12(3):9-26 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ajtcam.v12i3.2
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, stem bark of Schotia brachypetala boiled and extract administered
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province, Mopani district)
Vernacular name : monopi (Local Name), weeping boer-bean (English)
Reference HC 53
Author(s) : Conde, P., R. Figueira, S.. Saraiva, L. Catarino, M. Romeiras, M. C. Duarte
Title : The Botanic Mission to Mozambique (1942-1948): contributions to knowledge of the medicinal flora of Mozambique História, Ciências, Saúde – Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro, v.21, n.2, abr.-jun. 2014. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0104-59702014000200007
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach and intestine aches (Dizem ter utilidade medicinal, como decocto para limpeza do estômago e dos intestinos ) ONS of Schotia brachypetala, decoction (Recipes collected from the Botanic Mission to Mozambique collectors’ field books (1942-1948))
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique
Vernacular name : shitibzana
Reference HD 21
Author(s) : de Wet, H. , M.N. Nkwanyana, S.F. van Vuuren
Title : Medicinal plants used for the treatment of diarrhoea in northern Maputaland, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology, volume 130, pp. 284–289, (2010) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110003041
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008, 1) diarrhoea, bark of Schotia brachypetala is crushed and boiled in water. The infusion (125 ml) is drunk twice a day, until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northen Maputaland, KwaZulu-Natal Province)
Vernacular name : umgxamu
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(137)
Recipes : H(137) sores , a handful of fresh bark of Schotia brachypetala in combination with a handful of Sclerocarya birrea bark is macerated in warm water for less than 2 hrs. The strained maceration is used by adults as an enema (size eight syringe) three times a day for the treatment of sores. Children use a size two syringe.
(registered from references HD 29 and HD 29_supl )
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northern Maputaland)
Vernacular name : umgxamu
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(005), H(008), H(013), H(124)
Recipes : H(005) oedema, barks from stem, branche, trunk of Schotia brachypetala, decoction, localy to wash
H(008) diarrhoea, roots powder of Schotia brachypetala, VO.
H(013) skin ulcer, leaves powder of Schotia brachypetala, local application
H(124) epistaxis, dried leaves of Schotia brachypetala, steam bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
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(008), H(178), H(208)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhoea, H(178) heart pain, bark of Schotia brachypetala, RNS. - - H(208) nectar is suked from flowers of Schotia brachypetala
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mulubi, mununzwu (Venda)
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)
Recipes : H(038) candidiasis and related infections (makuma); roots and barks of Schotia brachypetala are ground together, boiled in water. A cup ful decoction is taken orally 3x per day after meals
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mununzu(Tshivenda)
Reference HM 81
Author(s) : Mongalo, N. I. and T. J. Makhafola
Title : Ethnobotanical knowledge of the lay people of Blouberg area (Pedi tribe), Limpopo Province, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 14:46 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0245-4
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008, 15) whole plant of Schotia brachypetala are used to treat diarrhoea, RNS., VO.
H(008) diarrhea, Schotia brachypetala, a handful of roots of Psidium guajava, and Dovyalis spp. The plant materials are cooked in a 2 L water and a full cup of the resulting solution is reacted with half a spoon of ground seeds of Punica granatum. The solution is mixed and then taken orally three times a day until diarrhea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo Province)
Vernacular name : molope
Reference HN 38
Author(s) : Netshiungani, E. N.
Title : Notes on the uses of indigenous trees in Venda Journal of Dendrology 1: 12-17 (1981) (From reference HM 58)
Symptoms : H(008), H(178), H(208)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhoea, H(178) heart pain, bark of Schotia brachypetala, RNS.
H(208) nectar is sucked from flowers of Schotia brachypetala
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mulubi, mununzwu (Venda)
Reference HO 18
Author(s) : Olajuyigbe, O. O. and A. J. Afolayan
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used in the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 6(18), pp. 3415-3424, 16 May, 2012 http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR/PDF/pdf2012/16May/Olajuyigbe%20and%20Afolayan.pdf
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery, decoction of bark and root of Schotia brachypetala
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : ishimnumyane
Reference VM 18
Author(s) : McGaw, L.J. , J.N. Eloff
Title : Ethnoveterinary use of southern African plants and scientific evaluation of their medicinal properties. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume (2008), doi:10.1016/j.jep.2008.06.013 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874108003310
Symptoms : V(045)
Recipes : Vb(045) infectious diseases in cattle, ONS of Schotia brachypetala, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : not registered