Herbal medicines used in the treatment of malaria in Budiope county, Uganda.

  title={Herbal medicines used in the treatment of malaria in Budiope county, Uganda.},
  author={John Robert Stephen Tabuti},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  volume={116 1},
AIM OF THE STUDY This study was conducted to document herbal medicines (HMs) used in the treatment of malaria as well as the existing knowledge, attitudes and practices related to malaria recognition, control and treatment in Budiope county, Uganda. METHODS Data was collected using semi-structured interviews, and open- and close-ended questionnaires. RESULTS The respondents had a good understanding of malaria, and could recognize it and distinguish it from other fever types. They were also… CONTINUE READING


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