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Table 4 Table showing herbal plants used to treat uncomplicated malaria in the study area: December 2009–October 2010

From: Seeking treatment for uncomplicated malaria: experiences from the Kintampo districts of Ghana

Local name of plant mentioned by respondents English name of plant Scientific name
“Duagyene-wuraa” “Neam tree Leaves” Azadirachta indica
“Kashedua wuraa” “Acacia tree Leaves” Acacia glauca
“Acheamponwuraa” “Siam weed” Chromolaena odorata
“Amango-wuraa” “Mango leaves” Magnifera indica
“Brofrewuraa-a-awo” “Dried pawpaw leaves” Carica papaya
“Teek-wuraa” “Teak leaves” Tectona grandis
Ankaa-twadee-wuraa “Lime/Lemon leaves” Citrus vulgaris