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Table 12 MPs used to treat two or more human ailments

From: Medicinal plants used by traditional healers to treat malignancies and other human ailments in Dalle District, Sidama Zone, Ethiopia

Family Scientific name Vernacular name (Sidamu-afoo) PU
Acanthaceae Hypoestes forskaolii (Vahl) R. Br. Ciikkicho LRt
Alliaceae Allium sativum L. Waajjo tuma Bu
Anacardiaceae Mangifera indica L. Mango Lt
Apocynaceae Acokanthera schimperi (A. DC.) Schweinf. Qaraaro Fr
Asparagaceae Asparagus africanus Lam. Buticho Rt
Asteraceae Vernonia amygdalina Del. Hechcho Lf
Caricaceae Carica papaya L. Paappaye LFr
Clusiaceae Garcinia buchananii Baker Soloolsa Ba
Cucurbitaceae Cyclantheropsis parviflora (Cogn.) Harms Basu baaqula FrS
  Peponium vogelii (Hook. f.) Engl. Surupha Fr
Cuppressaceae Juniperus procera Hochst ex. Engl. Hoomme LSh
Dioscoreaceae Dioscorea alata L. Bohe LTb
Icacinaceae Apodytes dimidiata E. Mey. ex Arn. Doongicho Ba
Lamiaceae Plectranthus garckeanus (Vatke) J.K. Morton Toontoona Lf
Meliaceae Ekebergia capensis Sparrm. Goddiicho Fr
Musaceae Ensete ventricosum (Welw.) Cheesman Weese STb
  Musa paradisiaca L. Muuze Lt
Myrtaceae Syzygium guineense (Wild.) DC. Duuwancho BFr
Phytolaccaceae Phytolacca dodecandra L’Herit. Haraanjicha Lf
Podocarpaceae Podocarpus falcatus (Thunb.) Mirb. Dagucho SLt
Polygonaceae Rumex nervosus Vahl Taare Rt
Ranunculaceae Clematis simensis Fresen. Fiide LSt
Rhamnaceae Gouania longispicata Engl. Daanikuukke Lf
Rosaceae Rubus apetalus Poir. Go’ra Rt
Rubiaceae Pentas lanceolata Forssk. Baalaamu dhagga Rt
Rutaceae Ruta chalepensis L. Xenaddaame Sh
  Zanthoxylum chalybeum Engl. Gadda LSh
Solanaceae Solanum aculeatissimum Jacq. Haanja borbodho LSh
Zingiberaceae Zingiber officinale Rosc. Jaanjiweelo RRz
  1. PU part used (Br bark, Bu bulb, BFr bark and fruit, Fr fruit, FrS fruit and seed, Lt latex, Lf leaf, LFr leaf and fruit, LSt leaf and stem, LRt leaf and root, LSh leaf and shoot, LTb leaf and tuber, Rt root, RRz root and rhizoid, Sh shoot, SLt shoot and latex, STb stem and tuber)