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Official name : Solanum aculeastrum Dunal
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum aculeastrum Dunal var. albifolium (C.H.Wright) Bitter

53 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 03
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022) dystocia, leaves of Solanum aculeastrum, to pound, maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : not registered
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(013), H(014), H(099), H(101)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, barks underground part of Solanum aculeastrum, to pound, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) tinea, ripe fruit of Solanum aculeastrum, morceler, decoction (H2O), local application
H(099) epilepsy, leaves of Dichrostachys cinerea, roots of Solanum aculeastrum, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(158), leaves, roots of Solanum., to pound, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 22
Author(s) : Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title : Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(004), fruit Solanum aculeastrum, burned, mixt in a petroleum jelly, on wounds + roots of Brackenridgea zanguebarica (mutavhatsindi) + pods Dichrostachys cinerea ... subsp. africana ..
H(004), burned, mixt in a petroleum jelly, on wounds
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : shulwa, murulwa (Luvenda)
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(006), H(008), H(013), H(018), H(034), H(077), H(091), H(109), H(201)
Recipes : H(006), roots of Solanum aculeastrum, decoction (H2O), enema
H(008), H(077), new born during the milking period, barks stem, branche, trunk of Erythrina abyssinica, leaves of Solanum aculeastrum, maceration (H2O), enema
H(008), H(077), new born during the milking period, leaves of Solanum aculeastrum, stems with leaves of Thunbergia alata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(013) , ripe fruit of Solanum., friction
H(018), leaves of Biophytum helenae of Potamogeton pectinatus of Solanum aculeastrum, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(034), leaves of Aspilia pluriseta of Solanum aculeastrum, decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(091) pregnant women, leaves of Solanum., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(109) lumbar, ripe fruit of Solanum., decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(201) psychosis, again bad spirits, leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Hyptis pectinata of Salvia nilotica of Solanum aculeastrum of Solanum aculeastrum … var. albifolium, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, again bad spirits, leaves of Solanum aculeastrum of Trema orientalis, juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umutobotobo (Kirundi)
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(027), H(031), H(033), H(034), H(036), H(051), H(078), H(082), H(091), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash., H(201) again bad spirits, leaves of Solanum aculeastrum … var. albifolium, maceration (H2O), VO., enema
H(008), stems with leaves of Periploca linearifolia of Solanum aculeastrum … var. albifolium, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), ashes of stems with leaves of Clutia abyssinica of Dombeya bagshawei of Hibiscus fuscus of Impatiens mildbraedii of Ipomoea involucrata of Microglossa pyrifolia of Sesbania sesban, of Solanum aculeastrum… var. albifolium of Stephania abyssinica, VO. + bath
H(008), infusion of stems with leaves of Clutia abyssinica of Dombeya bagshawei of Hibiscus fuscus of Impatiens mildbraedii of Ipomoea involucrata of Microglossa pyrifolia of Sesbania sesban, of Solanum aculeastrum… var. albifolium of Stephania abyssinica, VO. + bath
H(027) placenta (good insert), leaves of Hypericum humbertii of Piper umbellatum of Hypericum revolutum, of Solanum aculeastrum … var. albifolium of Vernonia kirungae, decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(031) a stitch in the side, leaves of Solanum., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(033) femme, leaves of Oxalis corniculata, stems with leaves Solanum aculeastrum … var. albifolium, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(034), leaves of Solanum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(034), leaves of Solanum., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(034), H(036), H(051) strong fever, H(078) tumeur bénigne, stems without leaves of Solanum., to carbonize, scarificationss
H(078) tumeur bénigne, leaves of Solanum., to carbonize, local application (unguent)
H(082) dyspnée, leaves of Solanum., decoction (H2O), enema
H(201) psychosis, leaves, barks stem, branche, trunk of Maytenus seneitchnsis of Xymalos monospora, stems with leaves of Phyllanthus nummulariifolius, leaves of Securinega virosa of Solanum aculeastrum … var. albifolium , powder, to snuff
H(201) psychosis, leaves, barks stem, branche, trunk of Maytenus seneitchnsis of Xymalos monospora, stems with leaves of Phyllanthus nummulariifolius, leaves of Securinega virosa of Solanum aculeastrum … var. albifolium, juice, drops in ears and nose
H(201), stems with leaves of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, leaves of Solanum aculeastrun… var. albifolium of Helichrysum odoratissimum of Triumfetta cordifolia, stems with leaves of Whithania somnifera, juice, VO.
H(201) psychosis, again bad spirits, leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia of Hyptis pectinata of Salvia nilotica of Solanum aculeastrum of Solanum aculeastrum … var. albifolium, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, again bad spirits, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Plectranthus barbatus of Solanum aculeastrum…var. albifolium, infusion (H2O), VO. + friction
H(201) again bad spirits, leaves of Crassocephalum multicorymbosum of Dissotis caloneura of Guizotia scabra of Solanum aculeastrum … var. albifolium, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umunembera (Kirundi)
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(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(100) syph, H(113), ONS. of Solanum aculeastrum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola Angola (regions of Bié, Chinguar, Cuanza Sul, Sele)
Vernacular name : (a) sosa (fruit), (i) sosa (plante) (Umbundu)
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(014), H(018), H(027), H(037), H(104)
Recipes : H(001), eyes bath, liquid of the roots of Solanum aculeastrum
H(014) tinea, to pound the fruits, rub the body
H(018) cephalalgy, roots tea, VO.
H(027) abortion prevention, , roots tea of kalombutao (not identified plant) or of saka (Solanum aculeastrum var. albifolium) and of nandjila (Solanum aculeastrum)
H(037) cough, chest pain, roots tea of saka (Solanum aculeastrum ) of mbinga (Strophanthus sp.)
H(104) belly pain, roots tea, VO. 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Chianga)
Vernacular name : (alu) saka kolondjila, nandjila (Umubundu)
Reference HB 28
Author(s) : Banderembako Fabien & Ntitangirageza Térence
Title : La médecine populaire au Burundi : quelques plantes médicinales.
Symptoms : H(004), H(014), H(037), H(039), H(046)
Recipes : H(014) itch, H(046) chicken pox (amahere), leaves preparation from the bark of " igansamwonga" preparation from the bark of Solanum sp. preparation from the bark of Solanum aculeastrum are crushed . To rub the body with hot compresses + steam bath
H(037) cough, extract from the bark preparation from the bark of Solanum aculeastrum, VO.
H(039) jiggers (imvunja).+ H(004) wound, unguent preparation from the bark of roasted fruits (intobo) mixed with rancid butter (amavuta y’inka akuse)., local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umutobotobo (Kirundi)
Reference HB 61
Author(s) : Bhat , RB.
Title : Medicinal plants and traditional practices of Xhosa people in the Transkei region of Eastern Cape, South Africa Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge. Vol. 13 (2), pp. 292-298, April 2014
Symptoms : H(033), H(181x)
Recipes : H(033) male impotence, decoction 1 handfull of crushed roots of Solanum aculeastrum in 2 l H2O, VO.
H(181x) umbilical cord, ashes from burns roots, local application
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Transkei)
Vernacular name : umthuma (Xhosa), bitter-apple (English)
Reference HD 04
Author(s) : Desouter, S.
Title : Pharmacopée humaine et vétérinaire du Rwanda. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 22, 254 p., (1991)
Symptoms : H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(100) blen., roots in pieces, infusion, VO., somle gulpsmorning and evenings
H(113), 3 berries fruits, cook under livie coal, warm juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umutobo, umutobotobo (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HD 11
Author(s) : Dhetchuvi, M.- M. & J. Lejoly
Title : Contribution à la connaissance des plantes médicinales du Nord-Est du Zaïre. Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23 b, 991 - 1006, (1990)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, ripe fruit of Solanum aculeastrum
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(100)
Recipes : H(100) gono., roots decoction, + bran, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 1k
Author(s) : Gachathi, F.N.
Title : Kikuyu botanical dictionary of plant names and uses. Publication supported by GTZ , (1989)The print shop, P.O. Box 24576, Nairobi.
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), fruit, juice
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 60
Author(s) : Göhre, Á., B. Toto-Nienguesse, M. Futuro, C. Neinhuis & T. Lautenschläge
Title : Plants from disturbed savannah vegetation and their usage by Bakongo tribes in Uíge, Northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:42 (2016) DOI 10.1186/s13002-016-0116-9
Symptoms : H(165)
Recipes : H(165) childhood disease (Baço, splenomegaly after malaria infection?) fruits, barks of Solanum aculeastrum, decoction, enema or VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : northern Angola
Vernacular name : mabumi, gituno (Kikongo)
Reference HH 1k
Author(s) : Harjula, R.
Title : Mirau and his practice.A study of the ethnomedicinal repertoire of a tanzanian herbalist. Institut for cultural research, University of Turku, Finland, 224 p., (1980)TRI-MED BOOKS LTD: LONDON Registered Office: 5 Tudor Cottage, Lovers Walk, Finchley, London, N3 1JH
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) ulcer, some people use lturunga as a remedy for stomach ache caused by boils (yuure), but this can be dangerous as this plant can cut the stomach like a knife, , ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : iturunga
Reference HK 10
Author(s) : Kasonia, K., M. Ansay, P. Gustin & C. Plume
Title : Ethnobotanique du traitement de l'asthme au Kivu (Zaïre). Belg. Journ. Bot., 126, n°1, 20 - 28, (1993)
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, to calcine the fruits of Solanum aculeastrum of Musa sapientum, summits with flowers of Pennisetum purpureum, to suck a few powder 3 X / Day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : ndughunda (Kinande), umutobotobo (Kinyarwanda)
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(005), H(014), H(037), H(092), H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(005), leaves, cataplasm
H(014) moth,, seeds + leaves, dried, pounded, powder + greace, local application
H(037) bronchitis, roots, decoction, VO.
H(092), seeds, RNS., (!!! toxic)
H(100) gono., roots, decoction, VO.
H(113), leaves, cataplasm
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(037), H(118)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves Guizotia scabra + fruits Solanum aculeastrum pounded, crushed + H2O + salt, extract, VO.
H(118)angina, 2 fruits Solanum aculeastrum,4 leaves Tetradenia riparia + 1/2 glass H2O, extract, VO., 1 soup spoon, 3X / D.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : umutobotobo, igitoborwa
Reference HK 45
Author(s) : Koduru, S., D. S. Grierson and A. J. Afolayan
Title : Ethnobotanical information of medicinal plants used for treatment of cancer in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. Current Science, Vol. 92, N°. 7, 10 april 2007
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, fruits of Solanum aculeastrum are boiled until they burst into pieces. It is filtered and the decoction administered once a day until the patient is cured. (This is the most commonly used plant in this area.)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : mtuma
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(026), H(186)
Recipes : H(026), roots of Solanum aculeastrum, decoction, VO.
H(186), ripe fruit of Solanum., decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet)
Vernacular name : not registered