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Reference : HL 20

Author(s) : Lacroix, D. , S. Prado, D. Kamoga , J. Kasenene , J. Namukobe , S. Krief , V. Dumontet, E. Mouray, B. Bodo, F. Brunois
Title : Antiplasmodial and cytotoxic activities of medicinal plants traditionally used in the village of Kiohima, Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 133, 850–855, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110007981
Reference HL 20 has information about 47 plants :
Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Official name : Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Acanthus arboreus C.B.Clarke
Symptoms : H(014), H(091)
Recipes : H(014) worm, H(091) denutrition, decoction of roots of Acanthus pubescens
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : etojo (Rutooro)
Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, infusion of barks of Albizia coriaria
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omusesa (Rutooro)
Albizia grandibracteata Taub.
Official name : Albizia grandibracteata Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(051), H(109)
Recipes : H(014) worm, H(051) paludism, H(109) back pain, decoction of leaves of Albizia grandibracteata
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omorongo (Rutooro), omushebeya (Rukiga)
Antiaris toxicaria Lesch.
Official name : Antiaris toxicaria Lesch.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) worm, bark of Antiaris toxicaria chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : mumaka (Rutooro), mukede (Rukiga)
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(045)
Recipes : H(045) cicatrisation, juice of the whole leaves of Bidens pilosa, local application
H(014) ring-worm, infusion of the plant
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : enyabalashana (Rukiga)
Blighia unijugata Bak.
Official name : Blighia unijugata Bak.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) worm, leaves of Blighia unijugata, infusion
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omwataibare (Rutooro)
Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Official name : Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) construction, leaves of Bridelia micrantha in infusion
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : ombarakasa (Rutooro)
Brugmansia candida Pers.
Official name : Brugmansia candida Pers.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Datura arborea Ruíz & Pav.
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) psycosis , leaves of Brugmansia candida nfusion
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omoboyu (Rutooro)
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) food condiment, fruit of Capsicum frutescens added to food
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : kambrali (Rutooro)
Celtis africana Burm. f.
Official name : Celtis africana Burm. f.
Family : Ulmaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(100), H(201)
Recipes : H(014) worm, H(100) syphilis, decoction of barks of Celtis africana
H(201) witchcraft, decoction of barks
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : ektemazi (Rutooro)
Citropsis articulata (Willd. ex Spreng.) Swingle & M. Kellerm.
Official name : Citropsis articulata (Willd. ex Spreng.) Swingle & M. Kellerm.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201, 1) men sexual weakness, root barks powdered and mixed with water, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : katimboro (Rutooro)
Clerodendrum ugandense Prain
Official name : Clerodendrum ugandense Prain
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach pain, laxative, leaves juice of Clerodendron ugandense mixed with H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : esekeseke (Rutooro), echeche (Rukiga)
Coffea arabica L.
Official name : Coffea arabica L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(048)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(048) aerophagia, decoction of leaves of Coffea arabica
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omwani (Rukiga)
Crassocephalum vitellinum (Benth.) S. Moore
Official name : Crassocephalum vitellinum (Benth.) S. Moore
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Gynura vitellina Benth.
Symptoms : H(028u)
Recipes : H(028u) vaginal dryness, decoction of the whole plant of Crassocephalum vitellinum
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : echomoro (Rutooro)
Cupressus lusitanica Mill.
Official name : Cupressus lusitanica Mill.
Family : Cupressaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic plant to keep away the bad spirits, leaves of Cupressus lusitanica, smoke of burned leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : kapurusi (Rutooro)
Diospyros abyssinica (Hiern) F.White
Official name : Diospyros abyssinica (Hiern) F.White
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) tropical ulcer, leaves juice of Diospyros abysinica, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omohoko (Rutooro)
Dracaena fragrans (L.) Ker Gawl.
Official name : Dracaena fragrans (L.) Ker Gawl.
Family : Dracaenaceae
Symptoms : H(053), H(091)
Recipes : H(053)ear pain, rainwater from the leaves of Dracaena fragrans
H(091) denutrition, bark
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omugorogoro (Rutooro)
Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Official name : Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(112)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(051) paludism, decoction of barks of Erythrina abyssinica
H(112) abortive, decoction of the whole plant
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omoko (Rutooro), echuko (Rukiga)
Eucalyptus sp.
Official name : Eucalyptus sp.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, decoction of leaves of Eucalyptus sp.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : kaletus (Rutooro)
Fagaropsis angolensis (Engl.) Dale
Official name : Fagaropsis angolensis (Engl.) Dale
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bites, decoction of barks of Fagaropsis angolensis
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : omumara (Rukiga)