Some medicinal plants used in traditional medicine in Swaziland

  title={Some medicinal plants used in traditional medicine in Swaziland},
  author={Oluwole O. G. Amusan and Pricilla S. Dlamini and Jerome Dennis Msonthi and Lydia P. Makhubu and Bongani B. Dlamini},
An ethnomedical survey of the Manzini region of Swaziland was carried out. Traditional medical practitioners (TMPs) were interviewed in their homesteads where they practiced traditional medicine. Ethnomedical uses of plants used were collected from the wild with the assistance of the TMPs who gave information on them. Voucher samples of the plants were sent to Pretoria for scientific identification and the vouchers were deposited at the national herbarium in Malkerns. Twenty four of the plants… CONTINUE READING