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Official name : Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra (Sond.) Kokwaro
Family : Anacardiaceae

11 reference(s) related to this plant

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 : H(103), H(109), H(201)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, H(109) backache, barks of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra, RNS.
H(201) to regulate sex of unborn child, bark of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Caffra, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mufula (Venda)
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, 20) diarrhoea, bark of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra is crushed and mixed with hot, warm or cold water. The infusion is administered anally or orally. The infusion (125 ml) is drunk three times a day, until diarrhoea subsides. If administered anally the dosage depends on the person’s weight.
H(008) diarrhoea, bark of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra used in combination with the whole plant of Krauseola mosambicina for enhance antidiarrhoeal efficacy
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northen Maputaland, KwaZulu-Natal Province)
Vernacular name : umganu
Reference HD 23
Author(s) : De Wet , H., V.N. Nzama, S.F. Van Vuuren
Title : Medicinal plants used for the treatment of sexually transmitted infections by lay people in northern Maputaland, KwaZulu–Natal Province, South Africa South African Journal of Botany, Volume 78, pp. 12 - 20, (2012) free full-text available on http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/02546299/78
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexual transmitted infections, boil a handful of chopped bark of Sclerocarya birrea and Syzygium cordatum in 2 L of water for 15 min (if very strong, dilute 1 L of the above concoction with 1 L of water). Take 2 tb once or twice a day to treat gonorrhoea.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northen Maputaland, KwaZulu-Natal Province)
Vernacular name : umganu
Reference HM 47
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, van den Beukel, C. J.P. , Hamza, O. J.M. , Mbwambo, Z, H. , Nondoa, R. O.S. , Masimba, P. J., Matee, M. I.N. , Kapingu, M. C., Mikxf, F. , Verweij, P. E. , van der Ven, A. J.A.M.
Title : Brine shrimp toxicity evaluation of some Tanzanian plants used traditionally for the treatment of fungal infections. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, 4 (2), pp 219 - 225, (2007) http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc07022
Symptoms : H(014), H(199)
Recipes : H(014) oral candidiasis and skin fungal opportunistic infections of H(199) HIV / AID, leaves, roots of Sclerocarya birrea. .... subsp. caffra , RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : muongozi
Reference HM 52
Author(s) : Musa, M. S., F. E. Abdelrasool, E. A. Elsheikh, L. A. M. N. Ahmed, A. L. E. Mahmoud & S. M. Yagi
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the Blue Nile State, South-eastern Sudan Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 5(17), pp. 4287-4297, 9 September, 2011 http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR/PDF/pdf2011/9Sept/Musa%20et%20al.pdf
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(008) dysentry, powder of stem bark of Sclerocarya birrea ssp. caffra, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (South-eastern) (Blue Nile State)
Vernacular name : humeid
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(013), H(033), H(051), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) ulcer, barks of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Caffra, barks of Terminalia sericea, RNS.
H(033) infertility, barks of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Caffra , roots of Conbretum imberbe of Combretum molle of Terminalia sericera of Diospyros lycioides , RNS
H(051) fever, H(018) headache , H(104) stomach trouble, barks, RNS.
H(201) to regulate sex of unborn child, bark of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Caffra, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mufula (Venda)
Reference HN 42
Author(s) : Nicolas J.-P.
Title : Plantes médicinales du Nord de Madagascar. Ethnobotanique antakarana et informations scientifiques 296 p. (2012) Editions Jardins du monde 15, rue saint Michel - 29 190 Brasparts www.jardinsdumonde.org
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(095)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, decoction of Sclerocarya birrea, but not recommended for pregnant women
H(008) diarrhea, H(008) dysentery decoction young leaves, VO. twice daily a teaspoon for children and a tablespoon for adults
H(014) ringworm, decoction to wash the head
H(095) food, fruit is used to make an alcoholic drink.
Region : Madagascar
Country : North Madagascar
Vernacular name : sakoady (Antakarana) , marula, prunier d’afrique (French) , cat thorn, jelly plum, marula (English)
Reference HR 57
Author(s) : Randrianarivony, T. N., A. V. Ramarosandratana , T.H. Andriamihajarivo, F. Rakotoarivony, V. H. Jeannoda, A. Randrianasolo and R. W. Bussmann
Title : The most used medicinal plants by communities in Mahaboboka, Amboronabo, Mikoboka, Southwestern, Madagascar Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:19 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0147-x
Symptoms : H(027y), H(027v), H(051), H(103)
Recipes : H(027y) post partum recovery, H(036) dizziness during pregnancy, bark or roots of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra powder mix with water and forehead mask
H(027y) post partum recovery, H(036) dizziness during pregnancy, leaves or roots, decoction, VO.
H(027v) prenatal care, leaves decoction.steam inhale and bathe
H(027v) prenatal care, roots powder mix with water and forehead mask
H(027v) prenatal care, stem hot infusion with powder VO.
H(051) fever, roots roots powder mix with water and forehead mask
H(051) paludism, leaves decoction, steam inhale
H(103) caries, barks decoction, mouthwash
Region : Madagascar
Country : Southwestern Madagascar
Vernacular name : sakoa, sakoalahy
Reference HS 36
Author(s) : Stayt, H.
Title : The Bavenda. Frank Cass & Co. Ltd, London (1968)
Symptoms : H(103), H(109), H(201)
Recipes : H(201) to regulate sex of unborn child, bark of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Caffra, RNS.
H(103) toothache, H(109) backache, barks of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mufula (Venda)
Reference HS 38
Author(s) : Setshogo, M. P., C. M. Mbereki
Title : Floristic diversity and use of medicinal plants sold by street vendors in Gaborone, Botswana African Journal of Plant Science and Biotechnology 5, 69–74. (2010) http://www.globalsciencebooks.info/JournalsSup/images/Sample/AJPSB_5%28SI1%2969-74o.pdf
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, bark of Peltophorum africanum is ground into powder and mixed with ground bark of Sclerocarya birrea subsp.caffra for the treatment of early cancer
Region : South Africa
Country : Botswana (village de Gaborone)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HW 52
Author(s) : Van Wyk, P.
Title : Trees of the kruger National Park Purnell, Cape Town (1972 - 1974). (From reference HM 58)
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(051) fever, H(018) headache , H(104) stomach trouble, barks, RNS.
H(201) to regulate sex of unborn child, bark of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Caffra, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mufula (Venda)