J Ethnopharmacol. 1992 Sep; 37(2): 93-112.
Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Somalia. III. Plants of the families Lauraceae-Papilionaceae.
Department of Pharmacognosy, Uppsala University, Uppsala Biomedical Centre, Sweden.
Thirty-five plants are listed, which are used by traditional healers in the central and southern parts of Somalia. For each species are listed: the botanical name with synonyms, collection number, vernacular name, medicinal use, preparation of remedy and dosage. Results of a literature survey are also reported including medicinal use, substances isolated and pharmacological effects.