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8 references related to the following plant

Official name: Hibiscus acetosella Welw. ex Hiern
Family: Malvaceae

Reference HA 20
Author: Adjanohoun et al.
Title: Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(091), H(201)
Recipes: H(091) anemia, leaves of Hibiscus., decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(091) anemia, leaves of Hibiscus., to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(091) anemia, leaves of Hibiscus., to dry, powder, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) anemia, leaves of Hibiscus acetosaltla of Achyranthes aspera of Amaranthus hybridus, decoction (H2O) , to filter, VO.
H(091) anemia, aerian part of branchus oleraceus of Hibiscus acetosaltla , decoction, to filter, VO.
H(091) asthenia, leaves of Hibiscus acetosaltla of Amaranthus hybridus, maceration, filtration, VO.
H(201) depressive psychosis, leaves of Hibiscus acetosaltla of Datura stramonium, to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference HA 42
Author: Arkinstall, W.
Title: Medicinal and useful plants collected in the Manianga district of the Republic of Zaïre Revue de recherche scientifique. Spécial Médecine traditionnelle au Zaïre, Volume unique , pp135 - 158 (1979) Presses de l' Institut de Recherche Scientifique
Symptoms: H(091)
Recipes: H(091) anaemia, red leaves of Hibiscus acetosella , RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaire) (Manianga district )
Vernacular name: sa kongo (nti a menga (Kikongo)

Reference HA 54
Author: Apema, R., D. Mozouloua, E. Kosh-Komba & Y. Ngoule
Title: Les plantes médicinales utilisées dans le traitement de l'hypertension artérielle par les tradipraticiens à Bangui http://www.gfmer.ch/Activites_internationales_Fr/PDF/HTA-Apema-2011.pdf
Symptoms: H(051)
Recipes: H(051) paludism, stems with leaves of Glinus opppositifolius, soap (bath)
Region: West Africa
Country: Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name: gissiman (Fon)

Reference HB 37M
Author: Bossard, E.
Title: Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms: H(095)
Recipes: H(095) occasional food complement, stems and leaves of Hibiscus acetosella
Region: West Africa
Country: Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name: (u)se-wa-ngondje (Kimbundu), azedas (Portuguese)

Reference HK 55
Author: Koni Muluwa, J., K. Bostoen
Title: Noms et usages des plantes utiles chez les Nsong. Göteborg Africana Informal Series - N° 6 , 71p., (2008) Department of Oriental and African Languages. University of Gothenburg (ISSN 1404-8523) http://www.sprak.gu.se/digitalAssets/1316/1316264_noms-et-usages-des-plantes.pdf
Symptoms: H(095)
Recipes: H(095), Hibiscus acetosella, food plant as vegetable and leaves among the people Nsong of Bandundu province of the Democratic Republic of Congo
Region: Central Africa
Country: Congo (Democratic republic) (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name: Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable

Reference HK 61
Author: Kibungu Kembelo A.O.
Title: Quelques plantes médicinales du Bas-Congo et leurs usages (198 p.),(2003) http://www.sie-cameroun.cm/?q=biblio/doc/4825
Symptoms: H(016), H(033), H(034), H(038), H(094), H(099), H(124)
Recipes: H(016) swollen and painful breasts, pound together the following plants : trunk of Costus ocephalus, Hibiscus acetosella (red form) and Abrus precatorius; press, filter and then mix coated with with product of Pterocarpus tinctorius. Drink 1 tablespoon, 3 times per day. Take one part of the product mix with the seeds of Aframomum melegueta. Rub the body with the dough, 3 times per day.
H(016) painful and swollen breasts, H(016) mastitis (nsansi), pound together the following plants : red Hibiscus acetosella, Momordica charantia, leafy stems of Costus phyllocephalus; add the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis; mix well, press, to filter and drink 3 times per day. Take one part of the solution, mix with Aframomum melegueta (fruits), and rub breasts, 3 times per day
H(033) female infertility, difficulty in conceiving (Kisita), decoction of the mixing of barks of Milicia excelsa, of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa and of Sapium cornutum, of stems of Costus phyllocephalus, of roots of banana tree, red or green Hibiscus acetosella.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day the first day of menstruation.
H(034) rapid beating of heart accompanied by jitter or drop and drool (matuta), pound together shell egg grilled and crushed, the fungus of dead wood, the feathers of hens and fake cotton palm or tow at the basis of palm leaves with the following plants : Hibiscus acetosella of green form and Brillantaisia patula; soak the mixture in palm wine and add white clay; VO. one table spoon 3 times per day.
H(038) infection of the uterus, decoction of the mixing of Steganotaenia araliacea and leaves d’Hibiscus acetosella.To filter and drink ½ glass 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Morinda lucida, of Canarium schweinfurthii and of Bridelia ferruginea, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, of Ficus thonningii, of Alchornea cordifolia, Hibiscus acetosella green form, adult leaves of Elaeis guineensis, leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum. Take a rectal bath and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Morinda lucida, of Canarium schweinfurthii and of Bridelia ferruginea, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, of Ficus thonningii, of Alchornea cordifolia, Hibiscus acetosella green form, adult leaves of Elaeis guineensis, leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum. Take a rectal bath and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day.
H(099) epilepsy, pound together and macerated in H2O the plants below :Ottelia ulvifolia, red Hibiscus acetosella and vert, stem of Costus phyllocephalus and leaves of Cajanus cajan; heat a little before the filtrate of VO. 1 table spoon 2 times per day
H(099) epilepsy,. boil in plenty of water the mixing of the following plants: barks of Spondias mombin, red Hibiscus acetosella, dry leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, Clerodendrum formicarum, leaves of Cucumeropsis mannii and Lippia multiflora. Take a bottle of filtered solution for VO. at the rate of one tablespoon, 3 times per day. At the same time, with the rest, take a total bath morning and afternoon At the same time, with the rest when the patient takes a bath, he must dip his feet in the remaining unfiltered mixture during 10 minutes, 3 consecutive days.
H(099) acute nervousness tending towards madness, unconsciousness of the acts (kimpi), pound together the following plants : Manotes expansa (leaves), young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Brillantaisia patula, Ottelia ulvifolia, red Hibiscus acetosella, Polygala acicularis (leaves), green Ananas comosus, Monodora angolensis (seeds). add some water, macerate and filter then add also a little white clay. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(124) epistaxis with hand contractions (nkosi-nzakala ), boil together the following plants: leaves of Gardenia ternifolia, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida ( dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river) and Hibiscus acetosella green form; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(124) epistaxis (poured of blood in the nose and mouth accompanied often a sudden death) (nkosikibota), decoction of the following plants : Renealmia africana, termite of savannah, Hibiscus acetosella green form and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon, once at night
Region: West Africa
Country: Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: nsa (ngai ngai) (Kikongo)

Reference HS 18
Author: Ssegawa, P., J. M. Kasenene
Title: Medicinal plant diversity and uses in Sango bay area, Southern Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 113, pp. 521 - 540, (2007)
Symptoms: H(091)
Recipes: H(091, 4) anaemia, decoction of stems of Hibiscus acetosella , VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name: kasaayi

Reference HT 46
Author: Tugume P., E. K. Kakudidi, M. Buyinza, J. Namaalwa, M. Kamatenesi, P. Mucunguzi, J. Kalema
Title: Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plant species used by communities around Mabira Central Forest Reserve, Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:5 (2016)
Symptoms: H(091)
Recipes: H(091) anaemia, decoction of Hibiscus acetosella, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name: musaayi (Luganda)