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List of Natural Medicines from
Plants in Northern Tanzania


Compiled by Sebastian Michael Chuwa
2001 by Sebastian Michael Chuwa

 

NO.

LOCAL

BOTANICAL

PART USED

HOW TO USE

DISEASES TREATED

SIDE EFFECTS

USED BY

1.

KIMBATUMBATU

HELICHRYSUM ODORATISSIMUM

 LEAVES

WASH THE LEAVES, CHEW HANDFUL ONCE BEFORE GOING TO BED COUGHING

 NIL

 HUMAN BEINGS

2.

IKANGA
NGORU

BORRERIA PRICEAE

LEAVES AND STEM

WASH, GRIND, APPLY THE MIXTURE ON THE WOUND, GIVE TO COWS WITH MASTITIS WOUNDS AND MASTITIS

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS, COWS,GOATS AND PIGS

3.

INGERESA

CONYZA BONARIENSIS

ROOTS

WASH, CHEW HANDFUL

STOMACH PROBLEMS AND FOOD POISONING

USE VERY LITTLE AMOUNT

HUMAN BEINGS

4.

IMAMBALE

VERNONIA GALAMENSIS

LEAVES

WASH AND CHEW STOMACH PAIN. VERY BITTER NOT GOOD FOR CHILDREN TOO MUCH CAUSES NAUSEA AND VOMITING

HUMAN BEINGS

5.

IBERO

PSIDIUM GUAJAVA

TENDER
LEAVES

WASH AND CHEW STOMACH ACHE AND DIARRHOEA

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS AND ANIMALS

6.

IFUUNA

AGERATUM CONYZOIDES

ROOTS

WASH, GRIND, DRINK THE LIQUID

STOMACH PAIN

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS AND ANIMALS

7.

OSODA

LANTANA CAMARA

LEAVES AND FLOWERS

WASH, GRIND, MIX WITH HONEY, DRINK THE LIQUID FLU AND DRY COUGH

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

8.

ORUCHU

TODDALIA ASIATICA

LEAVES

WASH THE TENDER LEAVES,GRIND AND DRINK THE LIQUID TWICE A DAY

COUGH

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS AND ANIMALS

9.

KIDOCHA

OPUNTIA VULGARIS

LEAVES

REMOVE ALL THE THORNS FROM THE LEAVES AND CHEW INDIGESTION AND CONSTIPATION

NIL

ANIMALS

10.

KYAAWE

DRYOPTERI INAEQUALIS

BULBS

WASH, PEEL BULB, GRIND, BOIL, DRINK THE FILTRATE TAPEWORM, CESTODES, MALARIA , STELEZIARHO DENSIS –CONTAINS NICLOSAMIDE

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS AND ANIMALS

11.

IIFU

CYATHEA STUHLMANNII

YOUNG BULBS

CUT AND WASH, STEEP IN COLD WATER FOR THREE DAYS DRINK THE FILTRATE HERNIA, AMOEBA, COCCIDIOSIS

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

 12.

 VITUNGUU SAUMU

 ALLIUM CEPA

 BULBS

 WASH, USE LIKE VEGETABLE, SALAD OR EAT RAW  BLOOD PRESSURE

 NIL

 HUMAN BEINGS

13.

KITALEMBO/NCHUNGA

LAUNAEA CORNUTA

LEAVES

WASH, USE LIKE VEGETABLE STOMACH ULCERS, MEASLES

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

14.

IKWANDRI

CLERODENDRUM JOHNSTONNII

LEAVES

WASH, CHEW.

FOOD POISONING. STOPS DIARRHOEA

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS AND ANIMALS

15.

IRAACHA

TABERNAE MONTANA JOHNSTONNII

SAP

PUT THE SAP ON A RAW WOUND

INJURY/WOUND

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS AND ANIMALS

16.

MSESEWE

RAUVOLFIA CAFFIRA

ROOTS/TREE BARK

WASH, BOIL, DRINK. OR ROAST AND CHEW

HOOKWORM

USE MODERATELY

HUMAN BEINGS AND ANIMALS

17.

IFURUFURU

CROTON MACROSTACHYUS

TREE BARK/ LEAVES

WASH, MIX WITH NO.18 BOIL, DRINK, BURN DRY LEAVES AND SNIFF THE SMOKE FEVER, MEASLES, ITCHING, ALLERGY, DIARRHOEA, CONSTIPATION

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS AND ANIMALS

18.

IWINU

SENNA DIDYMOBOTRIYA

DRY LEAVES WASH, BOIL AND DRINK OR SNIFF THE SMOKE OF DRY LEAVES ASTHMA, CONSTIPATION

MAY CAUSE DIARRHOEA

HUMAN BEINGS

19.

MDUKA

ALBIZIA SCHIMPERIANA

COLLECT THE SAP FROM STEM WASH AFFECTED PART, SMEAR SAP ON THE SKIN

SKIN DISEASE

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS AND ANIMALS

20.

ISALE LYA CHOFU

ALOE VOLKENSII

SAP

PUT ON THE AFFECTED AREA EYE DISEASE, BURNS, WOUNDS,

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS AND ANIMALS

21.

IRUNG’UNU

ALANGIUM CHINENSE

BARKS

WASH, BOIL AND GIVE THE DECOCTION TO ANIMAL INFERTILITY AND NOT GETTING ON HEAT

NIL

ANIMALS

22.

IWURUKA

MYRICA SALICIFOLIA

BARKS/ROOTS

GRIND AND MIX WITH BLACK TEA STOMACH ULCERS, LOSS OF APETITE

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

23.

MWOWONI

OCOTEA USAMBARENSIS

BARKS

WASH, GRIND, MIX WITH WATER AND DRINK WORMS, LOSS OF APPETITE, REDUCES SWELL, ASCIATIS

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS AND ANIMALS

24.

NGESI

EMBELIA SCHIMPERI

SEEDS

WASH, BOIL, CHEW HANDFUL. SEVERE COLD, TAPE WORM,

DIARRHOEA

HUMAN BEINGS AND ANIMALS

25.

IFIFINA

COMMIPHORA ZIMMERMANNII

ROOTS/BARKS

WASH, BOIL, APPLY DECOCTION OR SAP ON AFFECTED TOOTH TOOTH ACHE

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

26.

IKASINGO

SYNADENIUM VOLKENSII

SAP

PUT SAP ON THE AFFECTED AREA SEHEMU ALL SKIN DISEASES. (NDUDU) DO NOT PUT ON RAW WOUND

 

 

27.

LALAANGWE NGITU(PARASITE)

LORANTHUS SPP.

LEAVES GRIND OR BOIL

LOSS OF HEAT

NIL

ANIMALS

28.

MAKOKOO

KALANCHOE DENSIFLORA

LEAVES/STEM BOIL AND SPONGE

PRESS ON THE SWOLLEN AREA

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

29.

SHISOIYA

IPOMOEA/

BATATUS

STEM

AND LEAVES

WASH, GRIND, MIX THE EXTRACT LIQUID WITH WATER/ AND DRINK. CONSTIPATION, TO STIMULATE

OXYTOCIN HORMONES

 

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMALS

30.

INYIIRI

BASELLA ALBA

LEAVES/

STEMS

WASH, GRIND, MIX WITH A PINCH OF SODIUM BICARBONATE TO STIMULATE HEAT

NIL

ANIMALS

31.

SHOODOYE SHYA NDIIU

 

STEM

WASH, GRIND AND SIEVE. NGUU ANAPLASMOSIS CONSTIPATION

 

NIL

 

ANIMALS

 

 

32.

 

 

MWAARIE

 

 

BRIDELIA MICRANTHA

 

 

TREE BARKS

 

 

WASH, BOIL, GRIND AND MIX THE LIQUID WITH BEER

 

 

COCCIDIOSIS,

DIARRHOEA,

AMOEBIOSIS, VENERAL DISEASES

 

 

URINATE FREQUENTLY

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS

 

 

 

33.

KIMANDUKA

PHYLLNTHUS LEUCANTHUS

LEAVES AND STEM

WASH, GRIND AND CHEW TWICE A DAY. TUMOUR IN THE UTERUS, THE LEAVES POWDER IS GOOD FOR WOUNDS

 

 

NIL

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS

 

34.

INABORU

 

BULBS

WASH, DRY AND GRIND. USE THE POWDER TO TREAT FOOD POISONING AND UPSET STOMACH VERY SOUR MONOGA

STRICS

 

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS

35.

KIBANGASA

 

LEAVES

BOIL AND EAT GAS IN THE STOMACH, AMOEBA,

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

 

36.

MBALASHO

CAJANUS CAJAN

LEAVES

WASH, BOIL AND DRINK HALF A CUP THRICE A DAY MEASLES, FEVER. POUR THE LIQUID ON THE PATIENT’S BODY AND WASH HIM

 

NIL

 

HUMAN BEINGS

37.

NDUO

SOLANUM INCANUM

ROOTS

WASH, CHEW, OR GRIND AND DRINK THE LIQUID TO MINIMISE POISON IN FOOD. WOUNDS

NIL

 

HUMAN BEINGS

 

38.

 

CHIMBILILI

 

SELLAGINELA KRAUSIANA

 

LEAVES

RUB WELL ON THE BLISTERS

FUNGUS (CELULITIS)

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

39.

IMBATUMBATU

TITHONIA VERSIFOLIA

LEAVES

GRIND , SIEVE AND GIVE THE LIQUID TO THE ANIMAL

RETAINED PLACENTA

NIL

ANIMALS

40.

MBATA (IUNGU)

PEPONIUM SPP.

LEAVES

GRIND, SIEVE AND GIVE THE LIQUID TO THE ANIMAL

RETAINED PLACENTA

NIL

ANIMALS

41.

ISALE NA IRIDO

DRACAENA SPP. AND MAESA LANCEOLATA

ROOTS

WASH, BOIL AND MIX WITH SOUP OR BLOOD

HELMITHIASIS

ADMINISTOR ONLY A SMALL AMOUNT

ANIMALS ESPECIALLY DOGS

42.

KIYA KYA IFUE

HAEMANTHUS MULTIFLORUS

 

BULBS

APPLY THE LATEX IN THE CERVIX INFERTILITY .THE COW GETS HEAT AFTER 72 HOURS. POSTAGLANUDS

HORMONAL; CAN CAUSE ABORTION IN PREGNANT ANIMALS

 

ANIMALS

43.

KYOOLOKA NA RUA

 

CASSYTHA FILIFORMIS

 

 

STEM

WASH, GRIND TOGETHER WITH SODIUM BICARBONATE NOT GETTING HEAT-SILENT

NIL

 

 

ANIMALS

44.

IBAABAI

CARICA PAPAYA AND MUSA SPP.

PLANTAIN ROOTS AND PAPAYA ROOTS

WASH, AND BOIL TOGETHER. DRINK ONCE EARLY IN THE MORNING GONORRHOEA, NEPHRITIS, TUMOR OF THE KIDNEYS.

MAKES THE MEAT TENDER WHEN BOILING.

DO NOT USE DURING THE NIGHT AS IT CAUSES FREQUENT URINATION

HUMAN BEINGS AND MONOGASTRICS

45.

ONAFU

SOLANUM NIGRUM

LEAVES

WASH AND PREPARE AS VEGETABLE VITAMIN ‘K’ FOR PREGNANT MOTHER, STOMACH ULCERS.

 

 

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

46.

KIFUCHA MUDO

DESMODIUIM REPANDUM

LEAVES

WASH, CHEW TWICE A DAY

DIARRHOEA

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

47.

INUKA

OCIMUM SUAVE

LEAVES

WASH AND CHEW. HEPATITIS, TAKE AWAY GAS IN THE STOMACH, FLY REPELLANT.

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS AND MONOGASTRICS

48.

NY’YAMBI

OXALIS CORNICULATA

LEAVES

WASH AND CHEW FREQUENTLY

FEVER, BLOOD PRESSURE

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

49.

MANLOODA

RUMEX USAMBARENSIS

LEAVES

WASH, CHEW FREQUENTLY FEVER, BLOOD PRESSURE

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

50.

NDUU

DIOSCOREA BULBIFERA

BULB

WASH, BOIL, PEEL AND EAT AS FOOD. SKIN DISEASES, BLOOD PRESSURE

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

51.

IDIDI

ERYTHRINA ABYSSINICA

BARKS

WASH,BOIL AND DRINK THE LIQUID. DO NOT EXCEED 8 DAYS

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

52.

ISHENGE

RICINUS COMMUNIS

SEEDS

WASH, BOIL, SIEVE AND DRINK CUP FULL.

LAXATIVE

 

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMALS

53.

NSAADA

 

 

 

 

 

OLINIA USAMBARENSIS

TENDER LEAVES

WASH, BOIL, SIEVE AND DRINK. MIX WITH INCENSE, MFURUFURU, MAKINGI MFUKIZIE MGONJWA HIGH FEVER, MALARIA, HAEDACHE, CHEST PAIN. NIL BUT VERY SOUR  

 

 

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMALS

54.

ISHOKOSHOKO

TRIUMFETA FLAVESCENS

LEAVES

WASH AND CHEW. FOR ANIMALS GRIND AND GIVE THEM THE LIQUID COUGHS, LOSS OF APETITE. UNEASINESS AND DULLNESS

 

NIL

 

HUMAN BEINGS/DOGS

55

IKUU

FICUS CAPENSIS

LATEX/ROOTS

WASH, BOIL AND DRINK CUP FULL TOOTH ACHE AND STOMACH PAIN

 

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMALS

56

ITUNDA LYA NGARA

PASSIFLORA EDULIS

ROOTS

WASH, GRIND AND PUT A DROP IN THE AFFECTED EAR SIX HOURLY.

 

EAR ACHE

 

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS/

ANIMALS

57

TANGURINGURI

PEDALIUM

ROOTS

WASH,

BOIL, SIEVE AND DRINK THE LIQUID

GONORRHOEA

NOT TO BE TAKEN BY PREGNANT MOTHERS

HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMALS

58

KWERIWERI

RUMEX

ROOTS

WASH, GRIND AND DRINK STOMACH ULCERS, BOIL

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMALS

 

 

59

 

 

KITARICHE

 

 

RUBIA CORDIFOLIA

ROOTS

WASH, GRIND AND DRINK STOMACH PAIN, FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE

 

 

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMLAS

60

MLAMBA

ADANSONIA DIGITATA

ROOTSAND BAKRS

WASH, BOIL, GRIND AND DRINK HIGH FEVER, GOOD FOR CONVALE

SCENCE AND FATIGUE. IN ANIMALS IT IS USED TO WASH A NEWLY BORN WEAK CALF.

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMALS

61.

BAMIA

HYBISCUS ESCYLEANTUS

FRUITS

WASH,

PREPARE AS VEGETABLE. GRIND AND GIVE TO COWS.

CONSTIPATION ESPECIALY WITH ANAPLASMOSIS

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMALS

 

 

 

62.

BANGI

CANNABIS SATIVA

TENDER LEAVES

WASH, GRIND AND PUT IN THE AFFECTED EAR. EAR ACHE (OTITIS MEDIA) POISON IF IT IS USED LIKE CIGARETTE

 

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS

63.

BILIBILI

CAPASICUM SPP.

FRUITS

WASH, CHEW OR PUT IN THE FOOD INCREASE APETITE, GUMBORO IN CHICKEN OR INFECTIOUS BURSITIS DISEASE (IBD) DO NOT USE IF YOU HAVE STOMACH ULCERS AND DO NOT RUB IN THE EYES. HUMAN BEINGS/CHICKEN

 

64.

 

BANGI

 

TAGETES MINUTA

 

LEAVES

WASH, GRIND MIX WITH LUKEWARM WATERAND BATHE THE SICK. RASHES AND ITCHING

 

NIL

 

HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMLAS

65.

MOOKO

MANIHOT ESCULENTA

TENDER LEAVES

WASH,USE AS VEGETABLE

ANEAMIA IN PREGNANT MOTHERS

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

 

 

 

 

66.

 

 

 

 

KIMARORO

 

 

 

COMBRETUM MOLLE

 

 

 

ROOTS

 

 

 

WASH, BOIL AND DRINK

 

 

 

HOOKWORM, DYSENTRY, SNAKE BITE, SMALL POX, OEDEMA

 

 

 

NIL BUT NOT TO BE USED BY PREGNANT MOTHER

 

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMALS

67.

NTUNDURU

VERNONIA SPP.

LEAVES

WASH,GRIND, MIX WITH LITTLE WATER AND DRINK HALF CUP FULL CHEST PAIN, CONSTIPATION

NIL

COWS

68.

ITAREEMBE

DODONEA VISCOSA

LEAVES

WASH, GRIND , SIEVE AND TAKE GOOD FOR INFANTS WITH STOMACH UPSET

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

69.

KIMANGANU

EUPHORBIA INAQUILATERA

SEEDS

BURN AND DIRECT THE SMOKE ON THE TOOTHACHE TOOTH ACHE ESPECIALLY ONE WHICH HAS A HOLE NIL AND MAKE SURE YOU DON’T EAT THE SEEDS

HUMAN BEINGS

70.

IKENGERE

COMMELINA BENGHALENSIS

 

LEAVES/BUDS

 

WASH, GRIND, AND ADMINISTER

 

CONSTIPATION

 

NIL

 

ANIMALS

71.

NDIU

CYPERUS ROTUNDUS

FLOWERS

WASH, RUB AGAINST TO SPEED UP TEETHING PROCESS

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

72.

MUWA O SAMU

SACCHANUM OFFICIANARUM

BULB

WASH, PEEL AND EAT YELLOW FEVER AND DIABETES

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

 

 

73.

 

ISALE

 

DRACAENA AFROMONTANA

 

ROOTS

 

 

 

LEAVES

 

WASH AND BOIL

 

 

WASH, CHEW AND GURGLE JUST A HANDFUL

 

HOOKWORM AND CAUSES DIARRHOEA

TAKES AWAY BAD ODOUR IN THE MOUTH AND GIVES FRESH BREATH

 

 

NIL

 

 

NIL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS

 

 

 

 

 

74.

NG’INDA YA NCHAARE

MUSSA SPP.

ROOTS

WASH, BOIL, DRINK ONE CUPFUL TWICE A DAY.

OEDEMA

NIL BUT DO NOT USE DURING THE NIGHT AS IT CAUSES FREQUENT URINATNG

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS

75.

KYA KYEEKOO

DISCOREA TRIFIDA

LEAVES

WASH, GRIND AND RUB ON THE FOREHEAD

HEADACHE

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

76.

MFUMU

FICUS THORNINGII

YOUNG ROOTS

WASH, GRIND, MIX WITH CANNABIS SATIVA AND CHEW A HANDFUL BEFORE GOING TO BED FOR THREE DAYS BLOOD PRESSURE

 

NIL

 

HUMAN BEINGS

77.

ITONGOWIRO

CUCUMIS SPP.

LEAVES

WASH, CHEW THE LEAVES GAS IN THE STOMACH

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

78.

ITONGOWIRO LYA KASA

CUCUMIS MINIMA

DRY FRUIT

WASH, BOIL AND DRINK 250CC. ONCE A DAY CHESTBURN AND ACID NIL BUT CAN CAUSE VOMITING IF USED IN EXCESS

HUMAN BEINGS

79.

ONANAA

INDIGOFERA ARRECTA

 

ROOTS

WASH, AND CHEW A HANDFUL.

 

STOMACH ACHE,

BAIT IN TRAPPING MOLLE RAT

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMA;S

80.

KISASAIYA

SANICULA ALATA

ROOTS

WASH, CHEW ON THE TOOTHACE

 

GRIND, SNIFF

TO EASE TOOTH ACHE

 

 

HEADACHE

 

 

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

 

81.

 

IBANGASA

 

VIGNA VEXILLATA

 

LEAVES

 

WASH, PREPARE AS VEGETABLE

 

AMOEBA

 

NIL

 

HUMAN BEINGS

 

 

82.

 

 

YEEMBE

 

 

MANGIFERA INDICA

BARKS

WASH, BOIL, GRIND, MIX WITH HONEY AND DRINK

LOW BLOOD PRESSURE

 

NIL

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS

83.

MBALASHO

CAJANUS CAJAN

LEAVES

WASH, BOIL BATHE THE PATIENT

MEASLES, HIGH FEVER

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

84.

KYUMBURA

CLUTIA ABYSSINICA

DRY YELLOW LEAVES

WASH, CHEW AND SWALLOW

COUGH

NIL

HUMANB BEINGS

85.

MRINDWA

BERSAMA ABYSSINICA

 

 

LEAVES

 

 

 

 

ROOTS

WASH, CHEW, GRIND AND DRINK THE LIQUID OR SNIFF LIKE SNUFF

 

MASH, SIEVE. DRINK THRICE A DAY

FLUU, WORMS IN INFANTS.

EPILEPSY, HAEMORR

HOIDES,

MEDICINE TO WASH WOUNDS

NIL BUT CAN CAUSE DIARRHOEA IF USED IN EXCESS HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMALS

 

 

86.

 

 

MSHIMBAMBA KIRUMAACHI

 

 

RHAMNUS PRINOIDES

 

 

ROOTS

 

 

WASH, GRIND, BOILWITH MEAT OR BONES AND DRINK THE SOUP

 

 

GONORRHOEA RHEUMATISM

 

 

NIL BUT CAN CAUSE FREQUENT URINATING IF USED IN EXCESS

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS

87.

MWAANGA

HAGENIA ABYSSINICA

ROOTS

 

 

 

FLOWERS

 

 

 

 

 

BARKS

WASH, BOIL WITH MEAT AND DRINK THE SOUP

FLOWERS OF FEMALE PLANTS AND DRIED AND EATEN

 

GRIND, MIX WITH COLD WATER AND DRINK

 

MALARIA

 

 

 

 

TAPE WORM

 

 

STOMACHACHE WITH DIARRHOEA

IT SHOULD NOT BE USED BY A PREGNANT MOTHER AS IT CAUSES ABORTION

 

NIL

 

 

 

 

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMALS

88.

IDUDUU

VERNONIA AURICULIFERA

TENDER LEAVES

 

 

 

LEAVES

WASH, GRIND,MIX WITH BUTTER

 

GRIND DRY LEAVES AND PUT ON THE WOUND

AMOEBA

 

 

NOSE BLEEDING

NIL

 

 

NIL

 

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS

 

90.

 

IMANLIMILIMI

RUMEX BEQUAERTII

BULB

WASH, CHEW AND SWALLOW STOMACH ULCERS AND TOOTH ACHE NIL BUT CAN CAUSE DIARRHOEA IF USED IN EXCESS HUMAN BEINGS/ ANIMALS

91.

IWURUKA

MYRICA SALICIFOLIA

 

BARK

WASH, DRY OUTSIDE OR USING CHARCOAL. GRIND, SIEVE, AND PUT ONE TEASPOONFULL IN ONE GLASS OF HOT WATER OR TEA. BOIL, AMOEBA, SNIFF THE DRY BARK TO TREAT FLUU OR HEADACHE

 

NIL

 

HUMAN BEINGS

92.

YAAMBADA

DRYMARIA CORDATA

LEAVES

WASH, GRIND AND SNIFF HEADACHE

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

93.

KINYJOMBA

JUSTICIA METAMENSIS

LEAVES

PREPARE AS VEGETABLE. IT HAS VITAMIN ‘K’ ANAEMIA IN PREGNANT MOTHERS

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS/ANIMALS

 

 

 

94.

 

 

 

KAAWA

 

 

 

COFFEA ARABICA

FRUITS

WASH, BOIL WITH MEAT MEAT TENDERISER TAKES AWAY GAS IN THE STOMACH

 

 

NIL

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS

95.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ILIMAO

CITRUS LIMON

 

FRUIT

 

 

 

 

 

 

LEAVES

WASH, SQEEZE, SEIVE, MIX THE JUICE WITH BLACK TEA AND DRINK.

WASH,BOIL, ADD A PINCH OF SODIUM BICARBONATE

FLUU, INDIGESTION

 

 

 

 

 

COUGH, PYREXIA

NIL

 

 

 

 

 

 

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

 

 

 

 

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS

96.

OBANI

EUCALYPTUS SPP.

LEAVES

WASH, BOIL AND INCENSE FEVER AND FATIGUE

NIL

HUMAN BEINGS

 

97.

 

IMUMU

 

KIGELIA AFRICANA

 

FRUITS

 

 

 

 

 

BARKS

 

WASH, DRY AND MIX WITH LIQUOR TO MAKE IT STRONG

 

WASH AND BOIL

 

NONE APART FROM MAKING LIQUOR STRONG

 

 

 

MALNUTRITION

 

NIL

 

 

 

 

 

 

NIL

 

HUMAN BEINGS

 

 

 

 

 

 

HUMAN BEINGS

 

 

 

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