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Reference : HO 11

Author(s) : Otieno, J. N., K. M. M. Hosea, H. V. Lyaruu & R. L. A. Mahunnah.
Title : Multi-Plant or Single-Plant extracts, whichs is the most effective for local healing in Tanzania? African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 5 (2): 165 - 172, (2008)
Reference HO 11 has information about 36 plants :
Acacia brevispica Harms
Official name : Acacia brevispica Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(199)
Recipes : H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, Dichrostachys cinerea, Aloe secundiflora, Acacia brevispica, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Acacia hockii De Wild.
Official name : Acacia hockii De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) bilharziasis, principaly roots extracts of Sclerocarya birrea, Harrisonia abyssinica, Acacia hockii, Carissa edulis, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Achyranthes aspera L.
Official name : Achyranthes aspera L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Achyranthes annua Dinter , Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill. , Achyranthes aspera L. var. sicula , Achyranthes obovata Peter.
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boils, principaly roots extracts of Gynandropsis gynandra, Achyranthes aspera, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Aloe secundiflora Engl.
Official name : Aloe secundiflora Engl.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) veneral diseases, principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Euclea natalensis, Gomphocarpus fructicosus, Aloe secundiflora, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, Dichrostachys cinerea, Aloe secundiflora, Acacia brevispica, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Asparagus abyssinicus Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Asparagus abyssinicus Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : Asparagaceae
Synonyms : Asparagus flagellaris Baker
Symptoms : H(199)
Recipes : H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, Capparis fascicularis, Sansevieria enhlenbergia, Asparasgus flagellaris, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Boscia angustifolia A. Rich.
Official name : Boscia angustifolia A. Rich.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) amoebic dysentery, principaly roots extracts of Cissus rotundifolia, Vernonia sp, Boscia angustifolia, Kigelia africana, Cyphostemma orondo, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Capparis fascicularis DC.
Official name : Capparis fascicularis DC.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(199)
Recipes : H(199) infections (HIV), extracts of roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, Capparis fascicularis, Sansevieria enhlenbergia, Asparasgus flagellaris, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(008), H(051x), H(068), H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(008) amoebic dysentery, principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, RNS.
H(051x) yellow fever, principaly roots extracts of Carissa edulis, Withania somnifera, Piliostigma thonningii, Salvadora persica, RNS.
H(068) bilharziasis, principaly roots extracts of Sclerocarya birrea, Harrisonia abyssinica, Acacia hockii, Carissa edulis, RNS.
H(100) veneral diseases, principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), Carissa edulis, Withania somnifera, Piliostigma thonningii, Salvadora persica, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, Dichrostachys cinerea, Aloe secundiflora, Acacia brevispica, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Zanthoxylum chalybeum, Withania somnifera, Ximenia caffra, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Mangifera indica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Psidium guajava, Penisetum purpureum, Cymbopogon citratus, Punica granatum, Musa sp , Kedrostis foetidissima, Withania somnifera, Acacia robusta, Eucalyptus sp , Ximenia caffra, Clerodendrum mrycoides, Dichrostachys cinerea, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cassia sp.
Official name : Cassia sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna sp.
Symptoms : H(051x)
Recipes : H(051x) yellow fever, extracts of roots of Mangifera indica, Senna sp., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cissus rotundifolia (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Cissus rotundifolia (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) amoebic dysentery, from extracts of roots of Cissus rotundifolia, Vernonia sp, Boscia angustifolia, Kigelia africana, Cyphostemma orondo, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Official name : Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(033), H(199)
Recipes : H(033) infertile women, principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Clerodendrum mrycoides., Rhoicissus revoillii, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Mangifera indica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Psidium guajava, Penisetum purpureum, Cymbopogon citratus, Punica granatum, Musa sp , Kedrostis foetidissima, Withania somnifera, Acacia robusta, Eucalyptus sp , Ximenia caffra, Clerodendrum mrycoides, Dichrostachys cinerea, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Official name : Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) swollen pancreas, principaly roots extracts of Commiphora africana, Spermacoce chaetocephala, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Official name : Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(199)
Recipes : H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Mangifera indica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Psidium guajava, Penisetum purpureum, Cymbopogon citratus, Punica granatum, Musa sp , Kedrostis foetidissima, Withania somnifera, Acacia robusta, Eucalyptus sp , Ximenia caffra, Clerodendrum mrycoides, Dichrostachys cinerea, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cyphostemma orondo (Gilg & M.Brandt) Desc.
Official name : Cyphostemma orondo (Gilg & M.Brandt) Desc.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) amoebic dysentery, principaly roots extracts of Cissus rotundifolia, Vernonia sp, Boscia angustifolia, Kigelia africana, Cyphostemma orondo, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name : Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(199)
Recipes : H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, Dichrostachys cinerea, Aloe secundiflora, Acacia brevispica, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Mangifera indica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Psidium guajava, Penisetum purpureum, Cymbopogon citratus, Punica granatum, Musa sp , Kedrostis foetidissima, Withania somnifera, Acacia robusta, Eucalyptus sp , Ximenia caffra, Clerodendrum mrycoides, Dichrostachys cinerea, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Eucalyptus sp.
Official name : Eucalyptus sp.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(199)
Recipes : H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Mangifera indica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Psidium guajava, Penisetum purpureum, Cymbopogon citratus, Punica granatum, Musa sp , Kedrostis foetidissima, Withania somnifera, Acacia robusta, Eucalyptus sp , Ximenia caffra, Clerodendrum mrycoides, Dichrostachys cinerea, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Gomphocarpus fruticosus (L.) W.T. Aiton
Official name : Gomphocarpus fruticosus (L.) W.T. Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) veneral diseases, principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Euclea natalensis, Gomphocarpus fructicosus, Aloe secundiflora, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Grewia bicolor Juss.
Official name : Grewia bicolor Juss.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, principaly roots extracts of Ozoroa mucronata, Grewia bicolor, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Official name : Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Cleome gynandra L. , Gynandropsis pentaphylla DC.
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boils, principaly roots extracts of Gynandropsis gynandra, Achyranthes aspera, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Official name : Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Family : Simaroubaceae
Synonyms : Harrisonia occidentalis Engl.
Symptoms : H(008), H(033), H(068), H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(008) amoebic dysentery, principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, RNS.
H(033) infertile women, principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Clerodendrum mrycoides., Rhoicissus revoillii, RNS.
H(068) bilharziasis, principaly roots extracts of Sclerocarya birrea, Harrisonia abyssinica, Acacia hockii, Carissa edulis, RNS.
H(100) veneral diseases, principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Euclea natalensis, Gomphocarpus fructicosus, Aloe secundiflora, RNS.
H(100) veneral diseases, principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, Capparis fascicularis, Sansevieria enhlenbergia, Asparasgus flagellaris, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, Dichrostachys cinerea, Aloe secundiflora, Acacia brevispica, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Zanthoxylum chalybeum, Withania somnifera, Ximenia caffra, RNS.
H(199) opportunistic infections (HIV), principaly roots extracts of Harrisonia abyssinica, Carissa edulis, Euclea natalensis, Ximenia caffra, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors