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Official name : Flueggea virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Voigt
Family : Euphorbiaceae

38 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 49
Author(s) : Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Symptoms : H(008), H(104), H(127), H(169)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(104) stomach ache, H(169) hernia,, Spleen enlargement, leaves infusion of Fluggea virosa, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mkalananga
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Symptoms : H(092), H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit of Flueggea virosa edible
H(092) barks: would be toxic. (receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950)
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : barin barin, kouindié, souroukou guégué (Malinké).
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(027), H(124)
Recipes : H(027) to prevent premature birth, H(124) antepartum haemorrhage. Two handfuls of pounded root of Flueggea virosa are boiled in 2 L of water for 10 min. The decoction is cool before straining. VO. Half a cup 3 X/ day
Region : South Africa
Country : northern Maputaland (South Africa)
Vernacular name : ihlalanyosi (Zulu)
Reference HF 09
Author(s) : Fah L, Klotoé JR, Dougnon V, Koudokpon H, Fanou VBA , Dandjesso C, Loko F
Title : Étude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans le traitement du diabète chez les femmes enceintes à Cotonou et Abomey-Calavi (Bénin) Journal of Animal &Plant Sciences. Vol.18, Issue 1: 2647-2658 , (2013)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 2) diabetes in pregnant women, decoction leafy stem of Flueggea virosa, VO. (The consumption of sugary foods is prohibited during treatment.)
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Cotonou and Abomey-Calavi)
Vernacular name : tchakètchakè
Reference HG 29
Author(s) : Gathirwa, J.W. , G.M. Rukunga, P.G. Mwitari, N.M. Mwikwabe, C.W. Kimani, C.N. Muthaura, D.M. Kiboi, R.M. Nyangacha, S.A. Omar
Title : Traditional herbal antimalarial therapy in Kilifi district, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 134, pp 434–442, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110009190
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, root bark of Flueggea virosa, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Kilifi district)
Vernacular name : mukwamba
Reference HH 09a
Author(s) : Hamill, F.A., S. Apio, N.K. Mubiru, M. Mosango, R.Bukenya-Ziraba, O.W. Maganyi, D.D. Soejarto,
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of southern Uganda, I, Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 70, pp. 281 -300 (2000)
Symptoms : H(004), H(008)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(008) diarrhea, leaves are crushed and packed into or onto the surface of the skin
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe Baganda, district of Kampala
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 11
Author(s) : Haxaire Claudie (Pharmacienne)
Title : Phytothérapie et Médecine Familiale chez les Gbaya-Kara (République Centrafricaine) Thèse de doctorat, Université de Paris, Fac. Pharmacie., 320 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(022), H(068)
Recipes : H(022) ocytocic, roots decoction of Flueggea virosa , VO.
H(068) small intestinal worm , decoction of roots + natron, VO
H(113) courbatures, aspersion du corps avec la decoction de feuilles
H(139) aphrodisiaque, decoction of roots, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. not transposable
Reference HK 22
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & A. Bouquet
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques de la Côte-d'Ivoire - Haute-Volta.Mission d'étude de la pharmacopée indigène en A.O.F. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 300 p., (1950)
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(004), to wash with a decoction of stems with leaves
H(018), H(113), friction with pulp of roots and karité butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum)
H(113) + H(051), friction with pulp of roots
H(173), H(008) + H(104), decoction of roots, to filter, VO. The absobpion of little pieces of roots could be fata
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : bala - bala (Dioula), m'palampala (Malinké), garadiéma (Senoufo), katia, (Tagouna), niassoué baka (Baoulé), bourégnemïé (Gouro), génakwo (Bété), sokou lénié (Koulango)
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(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer of breast and prostate glands, decoction of roots of Flueggea virosa, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
Vernacular name : mukururu (Mbeere)
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(179)
Recipes : H(179) kidney, roots of Flueggea virosa , to boil, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
Vernacular name : mukururu (Mbeere)
Reference HK 38
Author(s) : Kamatenesi-Mugisha, M., H. Oryem-Origa
Title : Traditional herbal remedies used in the management of sexual impotence and erectile dysfunction in western Uganda. African Health Sciences, Volume 5 n° 1 pp. 40 - 49 (2005)
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) sexual impotence and erectile dysfunction, leaves and roots of Flueggea virosa , pounded, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Western)
Vernacular name : omukarara (Runyaruguru), omukalali (Rukonjo)
Reference HK 42
Author(s) : Koné, M. W., K.K. Atindehou, H. Terre, D. Tyraore
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales utilisées en pédiatrie traditionnelle dans la région de Ferkessedougou (Côte - d' Ivoire). BIOTERRE, Rev. Inter. Sci. De la Vie et de la Terre, N° spécial, 2002 httpwww.csrs.chfichiersBioterreKone-Mamidou-tab2.pdf
Symptoms : H(187)
Recipes : H(187) to close the fontanels, leaves and roots decoction of Flueggea virosa, 1/4 of glass + steam bath 2 X / Day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 54
Author(s) : Kamatenesi, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa, A. Acipa
Title : Medicinal plants of Otwal and Ngai Sub Counties in Oyam District, Nothern Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2011), 7:7 doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-7-7
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112) miscarriage, roots of Flueggea virosa crushed, mixed in cold H2O, extract drunk 250ml twice a day
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Uganda (Oyam District)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 72
Author(s) : Kpodar, M., S. D. Karou, G. Katawa, K. Anani, H. E. Gbekley, Y. Adjrah, T. Tchacondo, K. Batawila, J. Simpore
Title : An ethnobotanical study of plants used to treat liver diseases in the Maritime region of Togo Journal of Ethnopharmacology 181, 263–273 (2016)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver diseases, decoction of leaves and roots of Flueggea virosa
Region : West Africa
Country : Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name : hesre, tchakatchaka
Reference HM 42c
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otienoi, Anke Weisheit
Title : Ethnomedicine of the Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Part 3: plants used in traditional medicine in Kikuku village, Muleba District Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2012, 8:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-8-14 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/14
Symptoms : H(106)
Recipes : H(013), H(100) gonorrhea andH(013) skin conditions, decoction of leaves of Flueggea virosa, VO. or applied topically.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Muleba District)
Vernacular name : mturuka (Kikuku)
Reference HM 45
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used by the people in Nhema communal area, Zimbabwe Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 347–354, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111003229
Symptoms : H(004), H(020), H(037), H(112x)
Recipes : H(004, 4) wounds, roots powder of Flueggea virosa applied on wounds
H(020, 4) snake bite (antidote), dried powder of roots applied to bitten part
H(037, 3) pneumonia, roots crushed, mixed with hot water, extract VO.
H(112x, 3) contraceptive , roots decoction taken by mouth before sexual intercourse
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (Nhema communal area)
Vernacular name : mushagahuwe (Shona)
Reference HM 67
Author(s) : Mukungu, N. , K. Abuga, F. Okalebo, R. Ingwela, J. Mwangi
Title : Medicinal plants used for management of malaria among the Luhya community of Kakamega East sub-County, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 194, 98–107 (2016)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, aerial part of Flueggea virosa, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(004), H(008), H(112x), H(020)
Recipes : H(004), wound, root powder of Flueggea virosa, local application
H(008) pneumonia, roots extract of Flueggea virosa , VO.
H(112x) contraceptive, roots extract of Flueggea virosa , VO.before sexual intercourse
H(020) snake bite, dried root powder applied to bitten part
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (centre-sud)
Vernacular name : mushagahuwe
Reference HM 73
Author(s) : Muthaura, C.N., G.M. Rukunga, S.C. Chhabra, G.M. Mungai, E.N.M. Njagi
Title : Traditional antimalarial phytotherapy remedies used by the Kwale community of the Kenyan Coast Journal of Ethnopharmacology 114, 377–386 (2007)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, roots bark, leaves of Flueggea virosa, decoction, hot water extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( Kenyan Coast)
Vernacular name : mukwamba (Giriama)
Reference HM 78
Author(s) : Malzy, P.
Title : Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations. Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°5-6, pp. 148-179; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_5_2147 Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations (suite et fin) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°7-9, pp. 317-332; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_7_2164
Symptoms : H(095), H(203)
Recipes : H(095) fruits of Flueggea virosa are edible.
H(203) The wood is used for making roofs, "taras", baskets, traps.
Region : West Africa
Country : North Cameroon
Vernacular name : tiami (Fulfuldé),