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Official name : Spermacoce princeae (K. Schum.) Verdc.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Borreria princeae K. Schum.

15 reference(s) related to this plant

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(001), H(003), H(004), H(008), H(012), H(018), H(037), H(038), H(091), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Adenostemma mauritianum of Basella alba of Cassia mimosoides of Plectranthus barbatus of Spermacoce princae of Virectaria major, juice, drops in eyes
H(003),H(012)), leaves of Salvia nilotica of Spermacoce princae, decoction (H2O), friction with the residue
H(003),H(012)), leaves of Salvia nilotica of Spermacoce princae, to pound, local application
H(003),H(012)), stems with leaves of Cyathula uncinulata of Oxalis corniculata of Spermacoce princae of Zehneria scabra, to pound, local application
H(003),H(012)), stems with leaves of Cyathula uncinulata of Oxalis corniculata of Spermacoce princae of Zehneria scabra, to carbonize, scarifications
H(004) wound, stems with leaves of Spermacoce., decoction (H2O), local application
H(037), leaves of Discopodium penninervium of Indigofera atriceps of Plectranthus edulis of Spermacoce princae, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash, H(201) again bad spirits, stems with leaves of Anisosepaludismm lewallei of Spermacoce princae, to carbonize, scarifications
H(038), H(104) dyspepsia, (those symptoms are called "ipanga"), stems with leaves of Centella asiatica, leaves of Clematis simensis, leaves, roots of Hygrophila auriculata, leaves, barks stem, branche, trunk of Mitragyna rubrostipulata, leaves of Spermacoce princae, decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(091) fortifying pregnant women, leaves of Phyllanthus nummulariifolius of Spermacoce princae, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umunyovunyovu (Kirundi)
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(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 Spermacoce princae mixed or not, dosis adapted following the age, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umunyovunyovu (Kirundi)
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(053)
Recipes : H(053) earache, stems, inserted into ear canal
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe Abayanda, district of Kabale
Vernacular name : not registered
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(006), H(104), H(014), H(113)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), leaves, Clerodendrum buchholzii, Hygrophila spiciformis, Clematis hirsuta , Rumex usambarensis, Lysimachia ruhmeriana, Spermacoce princae, Cyphostemma cyphopetalum, Desmodium repandum, Acanthus pubescens, Centella asiatica , pounded, extract + H2O, VO., 1 glas / D.
H(014), impetigo (inkinamubiri), leaves Spermacoce princae, whole plant Zehneria scabra , pounded, extract H2O, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, (rubagimpande, imijaganyuro), leaves Spermacoce princae, Indigofera arrecta, Hygrophila spiciformis (bugangabukari) extract H2O, VO., 1 glass 2X / D.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : ngingwijana
Reference HK 31
Author(s) : Koné, W. M., K. Kamanzi Atindehou, C. Terreaux, K. Hostettmann, D. Traoré & M. Dosso
Title : Traditional medicine in North Côte-d’Ivoire: screening of 50 medicinal plants for antibacterial activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 93, pp. 43-49 ( 2004) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874104001084
Symptoms : H(051), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(051), H(100), H(104), gonorrhoea, abdominal pain, fever, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Ferkessedougou region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 35
Author(s) : Kamatenesi-Mugisha, M., H. Oryem-Origa
Title : Medicinal plants used to induce labour during childbirth in western Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 109 pp. 1 - 9 (2007) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874106003199
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022), leaves of Spermacoce princae , squeezing by hands, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Western)
Vernacular name : kishakimwe (Runyankole)
Reference HK 52
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J. O.
Title : Some common african herbal remedies for skin diseases: with special reference to Kenya Medicinal and poisonous plants of the tropics. Proceedings of symposium of the 14th International botanical congress, Berlin, 24 july - 1 august 1987, 44-69, (1987)
Symptoms : H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(013) rash,H(014) dermatitis, itch, whole plant of Spermacoce princae pounded, mixed with ghee and rubbed on the infection.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : gakungathe (Kikuyu), murkugwet (Kipsigis), omotakiebo (Gusii)
Reference HN 31
Author(s) : Namukobe, J., J. M. Kasenene, B. T. Kiremire, R. Byamukama, M. Kamatenesi-Mugisha, S. Krief, V. Dumontet, J. D. Kabasa
Title : Traditional plants used for medicinal purposes by local communities around the Northern sector of Kibale National Park, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 236–245, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002960
Symptoms : H(004), H(022)
Recipes : H(004, 5) fresh cuts,H(022, 5) quicken delivery, fresh leaf of Spermacoce princeae squeeze & VO. 500 ml once
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Northern sector of Kibale National Park)
Vernacular name : kisakimu (Rutooro)
Reference HN 52
Author(s) : Ngezahayo, J., F. Havyarimana, L. Hari, C. Stévigny, P. Duez.
Title : Medicinal plants used by Burundian traditional healers for the treatment of microbial diseases + Supplemtary table Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 338–351 (2015)
Symptoms : H(008), H(014)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea. Maceration of Spermacoce princeae. A glass is drunk twice a day for 3 days.
H(014) ringworm. 2 handfuls of dried leaves are decocted in 1 L of water or calcined. The decoction is used as enema once a day, or 2 glasses are drunk twice (morning and evening) a day (adult), or the ash (mixed with cow butter) is rubbed on the body (child) + Sweet products
This plant is reported by 3% of informants
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umunyovunyovu (Kirundi)
Reference HP 05
Author(s) : Polygenis - Bigendako, M.-J.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle au Burundi occidental. Thèse présentée en vue de l'obtention du grade de Docteur en sciences, année acad. 1989 - 1990, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 352 p., (1990)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diar., leaves, decoction (H2O) , enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : umunyovunyovu (Kirundi)
Reference HT 36
Author(s) : Telefo, P.B. , L.L. Lienou, M.D. Yemele, M.C. Lemfack, C. Mouokeu, C.S. Goka, S.R. Tagne, F.P. Moundipa
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for the treatment of female infertility in Baham, Cameroon Journal of Ethnopharmacology ,136, 178–187, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/03788741/136/1
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) femal infertility, leaves, stems of Spermacoce princeae, maceration in H2O, VO. 3 glass / Day, during 30 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Baham region)
Vernacular name : kom teu (Ghomala’a)
Reference HV 01
Author(s) : Van Puyvelde L., M. Ngaboyisonga, P.C. Rwangabo, S. Mukarugambwa, A. Kayonga, Runyinya-Barabwiriza
Title : Enquêtes ethnobotaniques sur la médecine traditionnelle rwandaise.Tome 1: Préfecture de Kibuye. Univ. Nat. Inst. Nat. Rech. Sc., Butare (Rwanda), 147 p., (1977)
Symptoms : H(003), H(012), H(037)
Recipes : H(003),H(012)), leaves of Borreria princae, whole plant of Alchemilla kivuensis of Anthospermum herbaceum, to pound (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(003),H(012)), leaves of Borreria princae of Indigofera arrecta of Capsella bursa-pastoris of Drymaria cordata, stems with leaves of Leersia hexandra, to pound, extraction (H2O hot), massage, local application
H(037), leaves of Hibiscus fuscus of Leonotis nepetifolia , stems with leaves of Borreria princae, hot extraction, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VB 02
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms : V(008), V(035)
Recipes : Vb(008,2), leaves, juice, VO.
Vb(035,1), leaves, juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umunyovunyovu (Kirundi)
Reference VD 03
Author(s) : Defour, G.
Title : Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), blocked nipples juice of leaves, VO., morning and evening
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : cumanya (shi)
Reference VM 05
Author(s) : Mbarubukeye, S.
Title : La médecine vétérinaire traditionnelle: rapport du 1er atelier des guérisseurs traditionnels du bétail au Rwanda. Éditions: ISAR/LVNR - IRST/CURPHAMETRA - MINAGRI, 89 p., (1992)
Symptoms : V(016)
Recipes : Vb(016), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : ngingwijana