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Traditional Remedies Available in Rukararwe

Since generations, traditional healers are relying on numerous types of traditional remedies. Rukararwe and its healer's association are providing local communities about 30 different categories of medicine. They could be in form of fine powder, dried leaves, ointment, solution, and syrup. Further development will allow providing capsules, soap…

Those Herbal remedies are used to cure more than 20 different diseases, including:

 

Condition

Use

Cure

Malaria

Herbal tea

Yes

Kidney problems

Herbal tea

Yes

Ulcers

Herbal tea

Yes

Blood Pressure

Herbal tea

Yes

Skin infections

Ointment

Yes

Fungal infections

Ointment

Yes

Sexual weakness

Herbal tea

Yes

Urinary infections

Herbal tea

Yes

Menstrual pains

Herbal tea

Yes

Worms

Herbal tea

Yes

Diarrhoea

Herbal tea

Yes

Rheumatisms

Ointment

Yes

Allergies

Herbal tea

Yes

Diabetes

Herbal tea

Yes

Syphilis

Herbal tea

Yes

Flue

Herbal tea

Yes

Coughs

Herbal tea

Yes

Asthma

Herbal tea

Yes

Amoebiasis

Herbal tea

Yes

 If you are interested in the plants used contact our traditional healer Tumwijukye Ephraim. You can find his contacts here.