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Table 10 Relative healing potential levels of 14 cited medicinal plants used against human and livestock ailments

From: Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the Hawassa Zuria District, Sidama zone, Southern Ethiopia

No. Frequently used species Particular disease IP IU FL (%)
1 Eucalyptus globulus Stomachache 30 30 100
2 Rhamnus prinoides Skin disease 9 14 64
3 Croton macrostachyus Bone fracture 29 93 31.18
4 Aloe adigratana Coughing 28 44 63.64
5 Catha edulis Kintarot 17 23 74
6 Moringa stenopetala Hypertension 89 109 81.69
7 Cucurbita pepo Weight gain 2 4 50
8 Cucumis dipsaceus Cancer 68 108 62.96
9 Ensete ventricosum Placenta delay 48 55 87.27
10 Peponium vogelii Malaria 28 73 38.36
11 Vernonia schimperi Mitch 25 62 40.32
12 Dodonaea viscosa subsp. angustifolia Ticks 14 48 29.17
13 Acacia etbaica Wounds 10 16 62.5
14 Ricinus communis Cancer 3 6 50
15 Rotheca myricoides Headache 43 95 45.26
16 Nicotiana tabacum Toothache 49 88 55.68