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Reference : HC 22

Author(s) : Chinsembu, K. C., M. Hedimbi
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of plants used to manage HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections in Katima Mulilo, Caprivi region, Namibia Journal of Ethnobiology ans Ethnomedicine, 6:25 (2010)
Reference HC 22 has information about 61 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections, leaves, roots, barks of Abrus precatorius, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : isunde (Lozi)
Acacia erioloba E.Mey.
Official name : Acacia erioloba E.Mey.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : Acacia erioloba ONS, RNS; VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region)
Vernacular name : mukotokoto
Acacia erubescens Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Acacia erubescens Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS: Acacia erubescens opportunistic infections : ONS, RNS; VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia hockii De Wild.
Official name : Acacia hockii De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections :H(013) herpes zoster, barks of Acacia hockii, RNS; rubbing
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : muhoto (Lozi)
Acacia nigrescens Oliv.
Official name : Acacia nigrescens Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS :Acacia nigrescens, opportunistic infections : ONS, RNS; VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(051) paludism, leaves of Adansonia digitata, RNS., VO., steambath
H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(008) dysentery, barks, roots, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : mubuyu (Lozi)
Albizia amara (Roxb.) Boivin
Official name : Albizia amara (Roxb.) Boivin
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(104) stomach pains, leaves of Albizia amara, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Official name : Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(051) paludism, barks of Albizia anthelmintica, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : not registered
Aloe zebrina Baker
Official name : Aloe zebrina Baker
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections :H(013) herpes zoster, leaves of Aloe zebrina, RNS., rubbing
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : chjforoforo (Lozi)
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(013), H(043), H(044), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections :H(013) herpes, H(044) cryptoccocal, H(043) meningitis, leaves and roots, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : malolo (Lozi)
Annona stenophylla Engl. & Diels
Official name : Annona stenophylla Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS: Annona stenophylla , opportunistic infections :H(013) skin infection, ONS., RNS., rubbing
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region)
Vernacular name : malolo? (Lozi)
Antidesma venosum E.Mey. ex Tul.
Official name : Antidesma venosum E.Mey. ex Tul.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(087), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(037) tuberculosis, H(008) chronic diarrhoea, H(087) oral candidiasis roots of Antidesma venosum, RNS., chewing, oral wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : not registered
Burkea africana Hook.
Official name : Burkea africana Hook.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections :H(013) herpes zoster,H(013) herpes simplex,H(013) skin rashes, leaves, barks of Burkea africana, RNS., rubbing
Region : East Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Canthium burttii Bullock
Official name : Canthium burttii Bullock
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(087), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(087) oral candidiasis, leaves of Canthium burttii, RNS., oral wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region)
Vernacular name : mubila (Lozi)
Canthium zanzibaricum Klotzsch
Official name : Canthium zanzibaricum Klotzsch
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(043), H(044), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(044) cryptoccocal, H(043) meningitis, barks roots of Canthium zanzibaricum, RNS. VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region)
Vernacular name : mubilo (Lozi)
Capparis erythrocarpus Isert
Official name : Capparis erythrocarpus Isert
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Capparis acuminata De Wild.
Symptoms : H(013), H(037), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections :H(013) skin diseases,H(037) tuberculosis, roots of Capparis erythrocarpus, RNS, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : ntulwantulwa (Lozi)
Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Official name : Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Capparis polymorpha Guill. & Pers. , Capparis persicifolia A.Rich.
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(043), H(044), H(087), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(044) cryptoccocal, H(043) meningitis, roots of Capparis tomentosa, RNS., VO.
H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(087) oral candidiasis, roots, chewing and wash
H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections :H(013) herpes zoster,H(013) herpes simplex, roots, RNS, rubbing
H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(008) chronic diarrhoea, roots, RNS, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : ntulwantulwa (Lozi)
Combretum apiculatum Sond.
Official name : Combretum apiculatum Sond.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(037) tuberculosis, ONS.,Combretum apiculatum, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Combretum collinum Fresen.
Official name : Combretum collinum Fresen.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum hypopilinum Diels
Symptoms : H(008), H(044), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(044) cryptoccocal, H(008) chronic diarrhoea, leaves, RNS, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : mububu (Lozi)
Combretum glutinosum Perr. ex DC.
Official name : Combretum glutinosum Perr. ex DC.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(008) diarrhoea, H(051) paludism, leaves of Combretum glutinosum, RNS, VO. and steambath
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : mububu (Lozi)