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Official name : Solanum sp.
Family : Solanaceae

42 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 29 a
Author(s) : H. Terashima
Title : The Efe Pygmies and the Balese farmers in the Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire, around Andiri village (N 1.55', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(095), the soft leaves and stems are eaten as a vegetable
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire)
Vernacular name : cangacanga, cakucaku (Efe)
Reference HA 29 a
Author(s) : H. Terashima
Title : The Efe Pygmies and the Balese farmers in the Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire, around Andiri village (N 1.55', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : V(201)
Recipes : V(201), the powder of dried root is mixed with other plants and rubbed into scarifications for good luck in hunting.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire)
Vernacular name : cangacanga, cakucaku (Efe)
Reference HA 29 f
Author(s) : H. Terashima, M. Ichikawa and M. Sawada
Title : The Efe Pygmies and the Balese farmers in the Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire, around Andiri village (N 1.55', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(004), H(113), H(210)
Recipes : H(004) + H(113), the paste of crushed fruit is applied to wounds caused by a kind of hairy caterpillar named ; if a man steps on it, the sharp hairs enter into the sole and it becomes inflamed there
H(210) , fruit , RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire)
Vernacular name : bbaoaduadu (Efe), ngbbaku (Balese), bbao (Efe)
Reference HA 42
Author(s) : Arkinstall, W.
Title : Medicinal and useful plants collected in the Manianga district of the Republic of Zaïre Revue de recherche scientifique. Spécial Médecine traditionnelle au Zaïre, Volume unique , pp135 - 158 (1979) Presses de l' Institut de Recherche Scientifique
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) leaves of Solanum sp. used as a laxative, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name : kilemba (Kikongo)
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : Bouquet, A.
Title : Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms : H(037), H(038)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves of Aeollanthus heliotropioides of Solanum sp., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038 ) femal, ONS. of Annona arenaria of Celosia trigyna of Solanum sp. of Momordica charantia of Vitex madiensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 28
Author(s) : Banderembako Fabien & Ntitangirageza Térence
Title : La médecine populaire au Burundi : quelques plantes médicinales.
Symptoms : H(006), H(007x), H(008), H(014), H(046), H(068)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(006) laxative, H(007x) carminative, H(008) diarrhoea, H(068) vermifuge, juice extracted from leaves, stems, roots preparation from the bark of Solanum sp. mixed or not, dosis adapted following the age, enema
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, crushed , to rub the body with hot compresses + steam bath.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umunembera (Kirundi)
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, fruits of Solanum sp.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : (olo)saka (Umubumbu)
Reference HB 48
Author(s) : Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title : Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms : H(202)
Recipes : H(202) detergent; fruits were formerly boiled and used as detergent to wash cloths.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name : hiti'arbo
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) to chase away evil spirits, whole plant of Solanum sp. not prepared, other
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mbagi (Chindau)
Reference HB 6k
Author(s) : Barnish, G. & S.K. Samai
Title : Some medicinal plant recipes of the Mende, Sierra Leone. Medical research council laboratory P.O.Box 81, Bo, Sierra Leone , 96 p., January l992 DVV sponsored, SLADEA PublicationKew 633.88 (10.2)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) + sang, Harungana madagascariensis, Solanum sp., Young leaves from Harungana and fruits from Solanum sp. boiled together and juce, drunk as needed.H(008) + sang, Harungana madagascariensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
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(100)
Recipes : H(100) syph., roots of Ricinus communis, ripe fruit of Solanum sp., powder, to dilute, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 17
Author(s) : Geissler, W., S. A. Harris, R. J. Prince, A. Olsen, R. A. Odhiambo, H. Oketch-Rabah, P. A. Madiega, A. Andersen, P. Molgaard
Title : Medicinal plants used by Luo mothers and children in Bondo district, Kenya. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102001915 Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 83, pp. 39 - 54 (2002)
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(003), H(118) (yamo), dried leaves of Solanum sp., ashes, licked
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya Bondo district)
Vernacular name : nyanjaga (Luo)
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(008), H(037), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), VO. pounded fruits of Solanum nigrum , Solanum sp.
H(008) + H(104), enteritis new born, decoction (H2O) roots, bath + VO. some drops
H(037) cough, sucked or pressed fruits in H2O of Solanum sp. , Solanum indicum, Garcinia brevipedicellata
H(068)small intestinal worm, VO., decoction (H2O) leaves Solanum sp. , Alchornea laxiflora, Fadodgia pobeguinii, Sapium cornutum
H(068)small intestinal worm, VO. pounded fruits of Solanum nigrum , Solanum sp.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. not transposable
Reference HK 16
Author(s) : Kibuyagi, A. & D.-D. Niyonzima
Title : Inventaire phytochimique de certaines plantes médicinales du Burundi. Mémoire de licence, Univ. Burundi, Fac. Sc., 89 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(014), H(037), H(046)
Recipes : H(014),H(037), H(046) chicken-pox, leaves of Solanum sp., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umunembera
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(092)
Recipes : H(092), ONS., RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : nora koumba (Mossi), kila boila (Gourounnsi)
Reference HK 24
Author(s) : Kasuku, W., F. Lula, J. Paulus, N. Ngiefu & Dr. Kaluila
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes utilisées pour le traitement du paludisme à Kinshasa (R.D.C.). Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 13, 95 - 102, (1999)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) to protect again paludism, leaves of Solanum sp. of Morinda morindoïdes, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : bilolo
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(008), H(018), H(053), H(099), H(199), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, crushed roots of Solanum sp, mixed in cold H2O, extract drunk two teaspoon twice a day
H(018) headache, crushed roots, mixed in cold H2O, extract VO.
H(053) ear diseases, crushed roots , mixed in cold H2O, extract dropped in ear thrice
H(099) epilepsy, crushed roots mixed in cold H2O, extract VO.
H(199) STI crushed roots, mixed in cold H2O, extract VO.
H(201) wtchcraft, crushed roots, rub on skin cuts
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Uganda (Oyam District)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title : Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms : H(104), H(118)
Recipes : H(104) gastritis, extract from fresh leaves of Brillantaisia owariensis of Cissus aralioides of Solanum sp., mixed with the stems of Costus lucanusianus, VO. 3 glasses 3 times per day
H(118) angina, lotion à palm oil with ashes of the stem of Cnestis ferruginea associated with fruits of Solanum sp.in friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Ingende (Bolomba), City of Lokolela, of Bumba and suburbs, Businga (Boyaken-Karawa), Town of Mbandaka, City of Bosobolo, Bosobolo (Bili))
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(068), H(095)
Recipes : H(068) taeniafuge, Les leaves of "wulahada", absorbed with natron
H(095) The fruits are edible raw and cooked. Leaves are consumed in sauces.
Region : West Africa
Country : North Cameroon
Vernacular name : wulahada = wohekitiniho = kumbo baleyeri (Fulfuldé)
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 : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) the plant of "wulahada" is consumed by horses, oxen, sheep, goats.
Region : West Africa
Country : North Cameroon
Vernacular name : wulahada = wohekitiniho = kumbo baleyeri (Fulfuldé)