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Reference : HE 12

Author(s) : El-Kamali, H. H.
Title : Ethnopharmacology of Medicinal Plants used in North Kordofan (Western Sudan) Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 89-97. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/sudan.htm
Reference HE 12 has information about 49 plants :
Abutilon pannosum (G.Forst.) Schltdl.
Official name : Abutilon pannosum (G.Forst.) Schltdl.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126, 9%) jaundice, root of Abutilon pannosum, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : irg el nar.
Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del. var. nilotica
Official name : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del. var. nilotica
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151, 5,5 %) hypertension, crushed pods of Acacia nilotica, cushin (at sleeping)
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : garad (Sunt)
Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Official name : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia scorpioides (L.) W.F. Wight
Symptoms : H(018), H(037), H(151), H(179)
Recipes : H(018, 17,9%) headache,H(037, 17,9%) cough, H(151, 17,9%) hypertension, H(179, 17,9%) kidney disorder, infusion of fruits of Nauclea latifolia of Acacia nilotica and date palm fruit
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : not registrated
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(008), H(051)
Recipes : H(008, 40 %) diarrhea, H(051, 71,5%) fever, Infusion of fruit pulp, fresh leaves of Adansonia digitata (mixed with sesame seeds)
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : tabaldi (Gongoleis)
Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. ex Schult.
Official name : Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. ex Schult.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Aerva persica (Burm. f.) Merr.
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104, 3,6 %) abdominal pain, decoction of herb of Aerva javanica
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : shabbi
Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Official name : Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068, 9%) anthelmintic, powder of stem barks of Albizzia anthelmintica (with yoghurt)
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : umm takirni (Gerf addud)
Aristolochia bracteata Retz.
Official name : Aristolochia bracteata Retz.
Family : Aristolochiaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020, 12,5%), scorpion sting, chewed fresh root of Aristolochia bracteolata, rubed (on legs)
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : irg el agrrab
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(051), H(109)
Recipes : H(051, 19,6 %) antipyretic, leaves of Azadirachta indica as cushion (at sleeping)
H(109, 10 %), steam bath of leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : neem
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : H(104), H(166), H(171)
Recipes : H(166, 70%) antispasmodic, H(104, 70%) stomach pain, H(171, 30%) diabetes, pulp of fruits of Balanites aegytiaca, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : hhgleeg (Lalob)
Blepharis linariifolia Pers.
Official name : Blepharis linariifolia Pers.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Blepharis hirta Hochst. ex Nees
Symptoms : H(038), H(104)
Recipes : H(104, 1,8 %) stomach pain, H(038, 1,8 %) urinary disorders (kiddney stone), decoction of fruit of Blepharis linariifolia, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : begheil.
Borassus flabellifer var. aethiopum (Mart.) Warb.
Official name : Borassus flabellifer var. aethiopum (Mart.) Warb.
Family : Arecaceae
Synonyms : Borassus aethiopum Mart.
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104, 5,4 %) stomach pain, fruit of Borassus aethiopium, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : doleib
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : H(020), H(094)
Recipes : H(020, 1,2 %), scorpion sting, roots decoction of Calotropis procera, VO.
H(094, 3, 7%) haemorrhoids, latex of Calotropis procera, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : ushar
Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Carissa xylopicron Thouars , Carissa pubescens A. DC. , Carissa spinarum L.
Symptoms : H(179), H(201)
Recipes : H(179s, 17,9 %) kidney disorders, infusion of roots of Carrisa edulis, VO.
H(201, 12,3 %) in cases of charm and madness, fumigatiohn of roots
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : allali.
Cassia absus L.
Official name : Cassia absus L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Chamaecrista absus (L.) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001, 5,4 %) eye troubles, fruit of Cassia absus applied on eye
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : habat el-Ain
Cassia angustifola Vahl.
Official name : Cassia angustifola Vahl.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia acutifolia Del. , Cassia senna L.
Symptoms : H(104), H(126)
Recipes : H(104, 8,9 %) stomach pain, infusion of fruits of Cassia senna
H(104, 2,7 %) stomach pain, eaten fresh leaves (with onion)
H(126, 3,4%) jaundice, infusion of roots of Cassia senna
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : sana sana
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(109)
Recipes : H(109, 53,6 %) backache, as an antihypertensive, decoction of roasted seeds of Cassia occidentalis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : soreib
Cassia tora L.
Official name : Cassia tora L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia obtusifolia L. , Senna obtusifolia (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126, 55,3%) jaundice, powder of seeds of Cassia tora (mixed with yoghurt or with porridge water made from millet flour), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : kawal.
Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Bombacaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103, 7,2%) toothache, fresh locally applied stem barks of Ceiba pentandra
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : gotton harrery
Chrozophora plicata (Vahl) A.Juss. ex Spreng.
Official name : Chrozophora plicata (Vahl) A.Juss. ex Spreng.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004, 1,8%) wounds, fresh roots of Chrozophora plicata, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : argassi
Cinchona officinalis L.
Official name : Cinchona officinalis L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(126)
Recipes : H(008, 19,6%) dysentery, H(126, 19,6%) jaundice, infusion of stem barks of Cinchona officinalis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : kina