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151 plants found in 68 references for the following symptom

Symptom: H(169)
Description: hernia

1 reference(s) for Acacia seyal Del.
Official name: Acacia seyal Del.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: HA03Acacia_seyal.jpg , Acacia_seyal3.jpg , Acacia_seyal2.jpg , Acacia_seyal1.jpg
Reference HM 09
Author: Minja, M.M.J.
Title: The Maasai Wonder Plants. People and Plants training workshop held at the Tropical Pesticides Research Institute, Arusha, Tanzania, 15th – 18th march 1999.
Symptoms: H(006), H(135), H(139), H(169)
Recipes: H(006) purg., root + stem, H(135), root + stem, H(139) woman, root + stem, H(169)hernia, root + stem
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Simanjiro country)
Vernacular name: olchoray (Maasai)

1 reference(s) for Adansonia digitata L.
Official name: Adansonia digitata L.
Family: Bombacaceae
Synonyms: Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Pictures: Adansonia_digitata4.jpg , Adansonia_digitata2.jpg , Adansonia_digitata6.jpg , Adansonia_digitata1.jpg , Adansonia_digitata3.jpg , HA06Adansonia_digitata.jpg , Adansonia_digitata5.jpg
Reference HA 49
Author: Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title: Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169) hernia, roots decoction of Adansonia digitata, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name: mbuyu

1 reference(s) for Aframomum laurentii (De Wild. & T.Durand) K.Schum.
Official name: Aframomum laurentii (De Wild. & T.Durand) K.Schum.
Family: Zingiberaceae
Reference HB 25M
Author: Bossard, E.
Title: La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms: H(031), H(099), H(169)
Recipes: H(031) intercostal pain, H(099) epilepsy, H(169) hernia, RNS, ONS
Region: West Africa
Country: Angola (regions of Cabinda, Maiombe)
Vernacular name: sisa (Umubumbu), (Kikongo)

1 reference(s) for Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name: Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family: Zingiberaceae
Pictures: Aframomum_melegueta1.jpg , HA05Aframomum_melegueta.jpg , Aframomum_melegueta2.jpg
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(014), H(016), H(026), H(033), H(037), H(068), H(082), H(094), H(099), H(101), H(113), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), burn and grind the following plants : earth termite mound, waste of fruits, leaves and roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, fruits of Strychnos cocculoides, leaves of Capsicum frutescens of Canna indica of Aframomum melegueta of Cogniauxia podolaena; leaves, seeds and waste of Tephrosia vogelii and the fake cotton of the palm tree; dilute in water, filter and mix with the red powder of Pterocarpus tinctorius (or P. angolensis). Rub the whole body, 2 times per day.
H(016) swollen and painful breasts, pound together the following plants : trunk of Costus ocephalus, Hibiscus acetosella forme rouge 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(026) polymenorrhea or H(101) abundant and prolonged menstrual bleeding, pound together the following plants : Manotes expansa (syn. M. pruinosa), Abrus precatorius, stamens corn, Aframomum melegueta, seeds of Olax gambecola (or Scorodophloeus zenkeri), earth termite mound and red powder of Pterocarpus tinctorius; to dilute the mixture in palm wine and macerate and then filter. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day
H(033) female infertility, grinding and mixing white clay with the plants : Aframomum melegueta, Piper nigrum, Capsicum frutescens; sift and eat a little of the powder. Drink a little water at a rate of 2 times per day from the 9th day
H(037) cough, boil all the plants below: leaves of Costus lucanusianus and of Gossypium barbadense, barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, juice of Citrus limon (lemons), Aframomum melegueta and Securidaca longipedunculata ; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm, grill the plants: Aframomum melegueta, Pseudospondias microcarpa (roots), leaves of Dichrostachys cinerea subsp. platycarpa, Piper nigrum, seeds of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cyperus articulatus; finely ground then eat ½ teaspoon, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm, crush the following plants : Aframomum melegueta, Piper nigrum, Allium sativum, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon and Capsicum frutescens (fruits) with white clay. Eating and drinking a little water ½ teaspoon, 2 times per day.
H(082) asthma, boil together the following plants: seeds of onion, juice of Citrus sinensis, leaves of Sapium cornutum and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, roots of Quisqualis hensii, Aframomum melegueta and traditional salt to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plants: Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (fruits), barks of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum, Cyperus articulatus, Capsicum frutescens, Aframomum melegueta, barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, roots of Landolphia owariensis (barks), Mondia whitei, roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Dorstenia psilurus, roots of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Garcinia huillensis., dilute in water, macerate and let stand overnight. Press well and filter then put in bottles adding a table spoon of sugar in each one. Expose the full solution bottles in the sun for three days. Drink ½ glass, one time in the evening. Warning this medicine may cause dizziness but we must continue the treatment.
H(094) hemorrhoids, cut and boiled the barks of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, to put all product in a bottle without filter. Drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. After 6 days, pounding the seeds of Aframomum melegueta with Chamaesyce hirta, make pellets to introduce into the anus, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound and boil together the roots of Millettia eetveldeana, Aframomum melegueta and Piper nigrum. Do the enema after filtration, 1 glass, 1 time per day.
H(099) epilepsy, grill the following plants : Mucuna pruriens (leaves), Strychnos cocculoides (leaves and roots, green fruit), Lippia multiflora, seeds of onion, Garcinia kola (seeds) and Aframomum melegueta (fruit), finely ground with fruits of Capsicum frutescens and white clay. Eat ½ teaspoon of powder, 2 times per day.+ Prohibited food : anything that flies as chickens, birds, and also goats, monkey, Tilapia fish and Ndumbu, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone.
H(113) rheumatism, to grill after grinding with the ancestral salt, the mixing of plants : leaves of Dacryodes edulis, of Capsicum frutescens; Aframomum melegueta, nest of three kinds of ants : Nkembeketi, Mfuila and Manvueta, peel of banana kongo. Make incisions in the legs and applying the powder obtained (friction) once a day with interval of 1 day
H(169) hernia, the plants to dry : Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Piper nigrum, Securidaca longipedunculata , Xylopia aethiopica, Aframomum melegueta, Croton mubango, seeds of Monodora angolensis, finely ground and sift, eat ½ teaspoon of the powder with a little water, 3 times per day.
H(201) dementia, H(201) madness, pound whole plants : Scleria achtenii, Aframomum melegueta; press to collect a liquid solution. Put a few drops (1-2) in each nostril.
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: ndungu zi nzo (Kikongo), mundongo (Lingala):

1 reference(s) for Aframomum sp.
Official name: Aframomum sp.
Family: Zingiberaceae
Pictures: Aframomum_sp2.jpg , Aframomum_sp3.jpg , Aframomum_sp1.jpg
Reference HK 01
Author: Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title: La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms: H(006), H(068), H(082), H(113), H(169)
Recipes: H(006), decoction (H2O) of root of Aframomum sp., VO. + salt
H(037), stem without leaves of Aframomum sp., RNS.
H(068) tenia, root of Aframomum sp. Eéchée au feu, to pound, maceration, VO. + salt
H(113), stem without leaves of Aframomum sp., RNS.
H(169), rhizom of Aframomum sp., fumigation
Region: West Africa
Country: Senegal
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth. ex Bak.) Harms
Official name: Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth. ex Bak.) Harms
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Pericopsis laxiflora (Benth. ex Bak.) van Meeuwen; Ormosia laxiflora Benth. ex Bak.
Pictures: HA03Afrormosia_ laxiflora.jpg
Reference HT 32
Author: Traore, M.
Title: Le Recours à la Pharmacopée Traditionnelle Africaine dans le Nouveau Millénaire :<< Cas des Femmes Herboristes de Bamako >> http://www.codesria.org/Archives/ga10/Abstracts%20GA%201-5/AIDS_Traore.htm In "Grey littérature"
Symptoms: H(003) , H(006) + H(104), H(008), H(027y), H(037), H(051), H(091), H(113), H(139), H(169), H(178)
Recipes: H(003) sprain, H(006) + H(104) gastro-enteritis, H(008) dysentery, H(027y) pain post partum, H(037) cough, H(051) fever, H(091) restorative, stimulant, tonic, H(113) kidney pain, H(139) sexual asthenia, H(169) hernia, H(178) heart disorder, ONS of Afrormosia laxiflora, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: koulikouli (Malinke)

4 reference(s) for Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Official name: Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Afzelia_africana1.jpg , HA03Afzelia_africana.jpg , Afzelia_africana2.jpg
Reference HF 01
Author: Fernandez de la Pradilla, C.
Title: Des plantes qui nous ont guéris. Jeunesse d'Afrique, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso,Tome 1, 208 p., (1981), Tome 2, 101 p., (1985) Plantes médicinales contre les hépatites. Pabre, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 62 p., (1988)
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169), bark of the underground pary of Afzelia africana, to dry, powder, to dilute, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Burkina Faso
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference HK 22
Author: Kerharo, J. & A. Bouquet
Title: Plantes médicinales et toxiques de la Côte-d'Ivoire - Haute-Volta.Mission d'étude de la pharmacopée indigène en A.O.F. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 300 p., (1950)
Symptoms: H(005), H(007), H(027z), H(051), H(054), H(077), H(093), H(100), H(104), H(109), H(169), H(173)
Recipes: H(005), leaves Afzelia africana, Syzygium guineense, fruits Xylopia sp., decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(007) diur., H(051), H(077), barks, pulp Afzelia africana , Tamarindus indica , Afrormosia sp. , RNS.
H(054), H(093), roots of Afzelia africana , Tamarindus indica , Ficus capensis , decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(100) blen., H(104), Afzelia africana , roots, decoction (H2O) + pimentos (Capsicum annuum)
H(109), pains lumbar vertebrae, cooked barks + karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), frictions
H(077), H(027z) + H(077), ONS. Tamarindus indica, Afzelia africana + little pieces of iron, RNS.
H(169), roots, powder + millet beer
H(173), cooked fruits, local application
H(173), fruits ashes in local application
Region: West Africa
Country: Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name: bo (Attié), m'boro (Agni), dangha (Bambara), tiémé (Tagouana), lingué (Bambara), kpa kpa, koua koua (Baoulé), liebé (Senoufo), tiégué (Guimini), kiépouin (Gourounsi), kwassalio, toukouzingou (Koulango), kotogiben (Abron), kan (Mossi)
Reference HO 20
Author: Olowokudejo J. D., A. B. Kadiri, V.A. Travih
Title: An Ethnobotanical Survey of Herbal Markets and Medicinal Plants in Lagos State of Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 851-65. 2008. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/lagos.htm
Symptoms: H(051), H(055), H(100), H(104), H(109), H(169)
Recipes: H(051) febrifuge, H(055) antiemetic, H(100) gonorrhoea, H(104) stomach disorders, H(109) lumbago, H(169) hernia, , root, leaves, stem bark, seeds of Afzelia africanai, RNS. (Information obtained from herb sellers and traditional medicine practitioners from three popular and largest markets in Lagos)
Region: West Africa
Country: Nigeria (Local markets in Lagos state)
Vernacular name: apa-igbo (Yoruba)
Reference HT 32
Author: Traore, M.
Title: Le Recours à la Pharmacopée Traditionnelle Africaine dans le Nouveau Millénaire :<< Cas des Femmes Herboristes de Bamako >> http://www.codesria.org/Archives/ga10/Abstracts%20GA%201-5/AIDS_Traore.htm In "Grey littérature"
Symptoms: H(006) + H(104), H(068), H(091), H(169)
Recipes: H(006) + H(104) gastro-enteritis, H(068) onchocerciasis, H(091) asthenia, H(169) hernia, ONS of Afzelia africana, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: lengué (Malinke)

1 reference(s) for Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name: Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Ageratum_conyzoides3.jpg , Ageratum_conyzoides4.jpg , HA05Ageratum_ conyzoides.jpg , Ageratum_conyzoides1.jpg , Ageratum_conyzoides2.jpg
Reference HG 20
Author: Gurib-Fakim, Ameenah, Joseph Guého
Title: Plantes médicinales de l'île Rodrigues Stanley, Rose-Hill. Editions de l'océan indien - Université de Maurice (Réduit) , 580 p. (1994) (ISBN 99903-0-171-9)
Symptoms: H(004), H(038), H(050), H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(004) wound, cuts, anti infection, plant juice of Ageratum conyzoides in local application
H(038) bladder pain, decoction of seeds of Coffea arabica of roots of Azgeratum conyzoides, VO.
H(050) drumbelly, infusion of leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Ayapana triplinervis, VO.
H(104) colic, decoction of leaves of Elephantopus mollis of young leaves of Prunus persica of Ageratum conyzoides, VO. half a cup
H(169) hernia, decoction of leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of sprigs of Casuarina equisetifolia of plants Stenotaphrum dimidiatum, VO.
Region: Mauritius
Country: Rodrigues Island
Vernacular name: herbe babouc, herbe de bouc

1 reference(s) for Albizia petersiana (Bolle) Oliv.
Official name: Albizia petersiana (Bolle) Oliv.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Albizia_petersiana2.jpg , Albizia_petersiana3.jpg , Albizia_petersiana1.jpg
Reference HR 17
Author: Ruffo, C. K.
Title: A Survey of medicinal plants in Tabora region, Tanzania in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms: H(037), H(169)
Recipes: H(037) lung diseases, H(169) hernia, roots of Albizia petersianal, RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Tabora region)
Vernacular name: musisigulu (Nyamwezi)

1 reference(s) for Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name: Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms: Alchornea cordata Benth.
Pictures: Alchornea_cordifolia2.jpg , Alchornea_cordifolia1.jpg
Reference HS 01
Author: Sandberg, F.
Title: Etude sur les plantes médicinales et toxiques de l'Afrique équatoriale. Cahiers de la Maboké, tome 3, n° 1, 5 - 49, (1965)
Symptoms: H(037), H(103), H(118), H(169)
Recipes: H(037) bronchitis, lungs disease, H(103) gingivitis, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia,, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(103), H(169), leaves of Alchornea, maceration (H2O), local application
H(118), decoction of leaves of Alchornea., inhalation
Region: Central Africa
Country: Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Allium sativum L.
Official name: Allium sativum L.
Family: Alliaceae
Pictures: Allium_sativum1.jpg , HA01Allium_sativum.jpg , Allium_sativum2.jpg
Reference HI 10
Author: Idu, M., B. C. Ndukwu
Title: Studies of Plants Used in Ethnomedicine in Ethiope Concil Area of Delta State, Nigeria Research Journal of Botany 1 (1) : 30 -43 (2006) http://scialert.net/qredirect.php?doi=rjb.2006.30.43&linkid=pdf
Symptoms: H(094), H(124), H(169)
Recipes: H(094) pile, H(124) appendicitis and H(169) hernia. Six to seven bulbs of the garlic are sliced inside a bottle with dry gin (ogogoro) and allowed for 3 days before use. One glass is taken twice daily for three days in the treatment of piles. The bulb is dug very early in morning and cut into smaller sizes and put into a bottle, an onion bulb, 7 seeds of egwoye and ogogoro are then added, A glassful is taken twice daily for three to four days to treat H(124) appendicitis and H(169) hernia
Region: West Africa
Country: Nigeria (Area of Delta State)
Vernacular name: haemorrhage plant (local english), garlic (local dialect)

2 reference(s) for Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Official name: Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Family: Sapindaceae
Pictures: Allophylus_africanus1.jpg , HA03Allophylus_africanus.jpg
Reference HD 10
Author: De Graer, A.M.
Title: L'art de guérir chez les Azande. Congo, tome 1, n°2, 220 - 254, (1929), n°3, 361 - 408, (1929)
Symptoms: H(018), H(020), H(093), H(169)
Recipes: H(018), ONS., RNS.
H(020) snake, ONS., RNS.
H(093), ONS., RNS.
H(169), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo)
Vernacular name: bwoteli (Zande)
Reference HH 16
Author: Haerdi, F.
Title: Afrikanische Heilpflanzen. Die Eingeborenen-Heilpflanzen des Ulanga- Distriktes Tanganjikas (Ostafrika). Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 1-278 (1964) Published : 1964, Verlag für Recht und Gesellschaft (Basel)
Symptoms: H(099), H(099), H(137), H(169), H(178), H(201)
Recipes: H(099) + H(201) sedative in cases of mental illness, H(099) epilepsy, roots extract + leaves juice of Allophylus africanus, VO.
H(137) + H(169) analgesic in cases of hernia, roots and barks extract + leaves juice, VO.
H(178) heart disease, leaves juice of Allophylus africanus of Dalbergia melanoxylon, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania
Vernacular name: mwinamu (Kimbunga), mwenyegiguru, msosa (Kihehe), mtafuna kwa sasa (Kipogoro)

1 reference(s) for Alstonia congensis Engl.
Official name: Alstonia congensis Engl.
Family: Apocynaceae
Synonyms: Alstonia gilletii De Wild.
Pictures: Alstonia_congensis2.jpg , Alstonia_congensis1.jpg
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(008), H(013), H(014), H(018), H(022y), H(038), H(086), H(104), H(113), H(127), H(169)
Recipes: H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) dyspepsia, H(127) spleen, H(169), latex of Alstonia congensis, diluted in palm wine, VO.
H(013) abscess, ulcer, H(014) itch, H(018) cephalalgy, H(086) lymph glands disease, latex of Alstonia congensis, local application
H(022y) cure post partum, H(028t) leucorrhée, H(038) urogenital infection latex of Alstonia congensis, maceration in palm wine, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, maceration (H2O), barks of stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis, steam bath, bath
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name: Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family: Amaranthaceae
Pictures: Amaranthus_spinosus5.jpg , Amaranthus_spinosus2.jpg , Amaranthus_spinosus3.jpg , Amaranthus_spinosus_fa02010.jpg , Amaranthus_spinosus_fa02011.jpg , Amaranthus_spinosus4.jpg , HA03Amaranthus_spinosus.jpg , Amaranthus_spinosus1.jpg , Amaranthus_spinosus_fa02012.jpg
Reference HA 47
Author: Abondo, A., F. Mbenkum & D. Thomas
Title: Ethnobotany and the medicinal plants of the Korup rainforest project area, Cameroon in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169) hernia, leaves of Amaranthus spinous, RNS., purge
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigator

1 reference(s) for Anacardium occidentale L.
Official name: Anacardium occidentale L.
Family: Anacardiaceae
Pictures: Anacardium_occidentale10.jpg , Anacardium_occidentale2.jpg , Anacardium_occidentale4.jpg , Anacardium_occidentale5.jpg , Anacardium_occidentale6.jpg , Anacardium_occidentale-koeh-010.jpg , Anacardium_occidentale7.jpg , Anacardium_occidentale3.jpg , Anacardium_occidentale8.jpg , Anacardium_occidentale1.jpg , HA05Anacardium_occidentale.jpg , Anacardium_occidentale9.jpg
Reference HB 50
Author: Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title: Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms: H(037), H(169)
Recipes: H(037) cough, leaves, roots of Anacardium occidentale macerated in H2O, VO.
H(169) hernia, leaves, roots of Anacardium occidentale macerated in H2O, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name: mukejhu, caju (Chindau)

3 reference(s) for Anchomanes difformis (Bl.) Engl.
Official name: Anchomanes difformis (Bl.) Engl.
Family: Araceae
Pictures: Anchomanes_difformis1.jpg , Anchomanes_difformis5.jpg , Anchomanes_difformis2.jpg , Anchomanes_difformis3.jpg , Anchomanes_difformis4.jpg , Anchomanes_difformis6.jpg
Reference HD 06
Author: Delaude, C. & J. & H. Breyne
Title: Plantes médicinales et ingrédients magiques du grand marché de Kinshasa. Africa - Tervuren, 17, 93 - 103, (1971)
Symptoms: H(026), H(169)
Recipes: H(169), hernia (pain in the low belly), H(026) painful menstruation, decoction of small pieces of the tubercle of Anchomanes difformis, enema, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name: nzete ki simbi (Kikongo), kikemba mbongo (Kiyombe)
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(013), H(016), H(026), H(034), H(104), H(113), H(169), H(187)
Recipes: H(013) skin eruptions starting with the members (kiungu) and followed with flaking of the scalp, pound together the following plants : Allium cepa (leaves), Anchomanes difformis, Craterispermum schweinfurthii (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Scleria achtenii and Melinis minutiflora; decoction of the mixture and filter, rectal bath and rub the whole body.
H(013) buboes, boil together the following plants: Anchomanes difformis, barks of Hallea stipulosa, leaves of Capsicum frutescens, leaves of manioc, Ottelia ulvifolia, Nymphaea lotus and the ashes of stem of manioc; to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(013) skin eruptions starting with the members (kiungu) and followed with flaking of the scalp, decoction in palm wine the mixing of the following plants : barks of Hallea stipulosa, Anchomanes difformis, Abrus precatorius, leafy stems of Vigna subterranea.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(016) mastitis, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Croton mubango (barks), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (leaves), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (leaves), Anchomanes difformis and a bit of salt. Take a steam bath, then a rectal bath with tepid solution, 2 times per day.
H(026) menstrual pain, aqueous decoction in a drink
H(034) accelerated heart beat (matuta), decoction plant parts following : stems of Costus phyllocephalus, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius of Dichrostachys cinerea and of Imperata cylindrica; Anchomanes difformis and Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink 1 teaspoon of the filtrate, 3 times per dayr.
H(104) lower abdominal pain and of the vagina, tubers crushed, introducing a portion in the vagina, another part is taken in a bath seat with a little water, and a third part is taken as a drink, 3 times per day after decoction in palm wine.
H(113) rheumatism, decoction of the following plants : roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, Anchomanes difformis and Renealmia africana.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass filtrate, 2 times per day
H(169) hernia, boil together the following plants: Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Anchomanes difformis and roots of Heinsia crinita. Filter and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day with interval of 1 day
H(169) hernia, decoction of tubers taken orally or preferably as an enema.
H(187) blocking testicles in the lower abdomen in the baby (nsunda), decoction all the parts of the following plants : roots of Heinsia crinita, tubers d’Anchomanes difformis and the barks of Pentaclethra macrophylla.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. You can take this medicine rectally (enema). It is recommended to dress with a leaf of tobacco
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: dioko di kisimbi, kikwa ki, bankita, nzeti kisimbi (Kikongo), mandolo (Kimbala), kikemba mbongo (Kiyombe)
Reference HM 03
Author: Motte, E.
Title: Les plantes chez les pygmées Aka et les Monzombo de la Lobaye (Centrafrique). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), 574 p., (1980)
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169) inguinal, tubercle of Anchomanes difformis, in pieces, maceration (H2O), enema
Region: Central Africa
Country: Central African Republic
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name: Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family: Annonaceae
Synonyms: Annona arenaria Thonn.; Annona senegalensis Pers. var. senegalensis; Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Pictures: HA06Annona_senegalensis.jpg , Annona_senegalensis2.jpg , Annona_senegalensis1.jpg , Annona_senegalensis3.jpg
Reference HD 15
Author: Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title: Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms: H(004), H(008), H(026), H(037), H(051), H(082), H(099), H(100x), H(126), H(169), H(171)
Recipes: H(004, 6), roots of Annona senegalensis, to pound, in dressing
H(008) baby, to scrape the internal part of the bark of Annona. + H2O, to stew VO., 1 coffee spoon, morning and evening
H(008), young leaves of Bridelia ferruginea of Annona senegalensis of Nauclea latifolia of Psorospermum febrifugum of Vitex madiensis, VO.
H(008, 2), young leaves of Annona., to chew, to swallow the juice
H(026, 8), roots of Annona., decoction (H2O), VO. 100 ml., 3 X / day, until recovery
H(037) cough, leaves of Lantana camara of Annona senegalensis of Citrus aurantifolia of Persea americana of Senna occidentalis, decoction (H2O), 3 X / day ; childs, 50 ml. ; adults, 100 ml.
H(051, 5) fever, paludism, leaves of Annona senegalensis, 4 pieces of fruits of Citrus aurantifolia, VO., 3 X / day ; childs, 1 coffee spoon : adults, 100 ml.
H(051) fever, paludism, roots of Annona senegalensis, leaves and fruits of Citrus aurantifolia, leaves and roots of Senna occidentalis, decoction (H2O), VO., 3 X / day ; childs, 50 ml. ; adults, 100 ml.
H(051) fever, paludism, leaves of Senna occidentalis of Carica papaya of Annona senegalensis, decoction (H2O), VO. 2 X / day; childs , 50 ml ; adults, 100 ml.
H(082, 6) asthma, roots of Annona., decoction (1 l. H2O), VO., 50 ml., morning and evening
H(099) epilepsy, roots of Annona., decoction (H2O), VO. 50 ml. maximum, morning and evening
H(100x), roots of Annona., decoction (H2O), VO. (at will)
H(126), roots of Annona., decoction (1 l. H2O), VO. 3 X / day, ; childs, 1 soup spoon ; adults, 100 ml.
H(126), roots of Annona., decoction (H2O), VO. 2 X / day ; childs, 100 ml. ; adults, 100 ml.
H(127), scraped barks + H2O, to stew VO., 1 coffee spoon + friction with a part of the preparation on scarifications on the sick parts
H(169, 3), roots of Annona., decoction (H2O), VO. 100 ml., 3 X / day
H(171), roots of Annona senegalensis of Cymbopogon citratus of Vitex madiensis, barks of Adansonia diditata, decoction (H2O), VO. ; childs, 1 coffee spoon ; adults, 100 ml., 3 X / day
H(171), leaves of Annona., decoction (H2O), VO. 100 ml., 3 X / day



H(à revoir), leaves of Annona senegalensis of Vitex madiensis, decoction (H2O), VO. (at will)
Region: Central Africa
Country: Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Anogeissus leiocarpus (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Official name: Anogeissus leiocarpus (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Family: Combretaceae
Synonyms: Anogeissus schimperi Hochst. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Pictures: HA06Anogeissus_leiocarpus.jpg , Anogeissus_leiocarpus1.jpg , Anogeissus_leiocarpus2.jpg , Anogeissus_leiocarpus3.jpg
Reference HA 07
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K.
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(008), H(038), H(091), H(145), H(169), H(184)
Recipes: H(008), leaves of Anogeissus leiocarpus, Combretum paniculatum, decoction (H2O) , to dilute, VO.
H(038), barks of the underground part of Phyllanthus muellerianus of Anogeissus leiocarpus of Hymenocardia acida, ripe fruit of Piper guineense of Xylopia aethiopica , to dry, to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(038), undergrond part without bark of Phyllanthus muellerianus of Anogeissus leiocarpus of Hymenocardia acida, maceration, VO.
H(091), leaves of Anogeissus leiocarpus of Psychotria calva, maceration, bath
H(145), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anogeissus leiocarpus of Diospyros mespiliformis of Pterocarpus erinaceus of Hymenocardia acida, powder, to dilute in palm oil, VO.
H(169), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anogeissus leiocarpus, seeds of Piper nigrum, ripe fruit of Garcinia kola of Xylopia aethiopica, to pound, to sift, to dilute, VO. + calsium carbonate.
H(184), stem with leaves of Anogeissus, maceration, hip-bath
Region: West Africa
Country: Togo
Vernacular name: bussè (Akassélem), kudulia, hudulia (Kabiyé), sissighè, sissig (Yanga), nassieg (Moba)

1 reference(s) for Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Official name: Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Family: Annonaceae
Pictures: Anonidium_mannii1.jpg , HA21Anonidium_mannii.jpg , Anonidium_mannii2.jpg , Anonidium_mannii3.jpg
Reference HW 05
Author: Wome, B.
Title: Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes médicinales utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Kisangani (Haut-Zaïre). Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Fac. Sc., 561 p., (1985)
Symptoms: H(050), H(169)
Recipes: H(050), maceration leaves, enema
H(169), infusion stems barks, trunc, twigs, maceration, enema
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Antidesma venosum E.Mey. ex Tul.
Official name: Antidesma venosum E.Mey. ex Tul.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Pictures: Antidesma_venosum2.jpg , Antidesma_venosum3.jpg , Antidesma_venosum1.jpg
Reference HB 50
Author: Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title: Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms: H(008), H(077), H(100), H(169)
Recipes: H(008) diarrhea, roots of Antidesma venosum macerated in H2O, VO.
H(077) bloody vomit, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(100) venereal diseases, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(169) hernia, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name: mushongo, muruadondo, muxongosora (Chindau)

1 reference(s) for Asparagus abyssinicus Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name: Asparagus abyssinicus Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family: Asparagaceae
Synonyms: Asparagus flagellaris Baker
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(169)
Recipes: H(169) hernia, ONS, RNS
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name: kinkuba - mbu (Kikongo)

1 reference(s) for Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Official name: Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Aspilia latifolia Oliv. & Hiern
Pictures: Aspilia_africana1.jpg
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(051), H(169)
Recipes: H(051), roots of Pseudarthria hookeri of Aspilia africana of Securinega virosa of Vernonia amygdalina, decoction (H2O) , to filter, VO.
H(169), aerian part of Aspilia africana of Hyptis pectinata, powder, decoction (H2O) , to filter, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Del.
Official name: Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Del.
Family: Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms: Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Pictures: Balanites_aegyptiaca2.jpg , Balanites_aegyptiaca3.jpg , Balanites_aegyptiaca4.jpg , Balanites_aegyptiaca5.jpg , Balanites_aegyptiaca1.jpg , HA06Balanites_aegyptiaca.jpg
Reference HS 25
Author: Shauri, N.E.N.
Title: Experience on the use of Tanzanian medicinal plants for the last decade (1979-1989) in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169) hernia, fresh or dry roots in pieces of +/- 4 cm of Deinbollia borbonica of Ximenia caffra of Balanitbes aegyptiaca. 7.5 cm Pieces are boiled with beef bones for 1 hr, and cooled cold and 100 ml are administered for 4-5 days. Each of the plants above can be prepared separately
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania
Vernacular name: mkonga (Swahili)

1 reference(s) for Bidens pilosa L.
Official name: Bidens pilosa L.
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Bidens_pilosa1.jpg , Bidens_pilosa7.jpg , Bidens_pilosa6.jpg , Bidens_pilosa4.jpg , Bidens_pilosa2.jpg , Bidens_pilosa3.jpg , HA05Bidens_pilosa.jpg , Bidens_pilosa5.jpg
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(001), H(018), H(022), H(051), H(053), H(094), H(103), H(108), H(156), H(169)
Recipes: H(001), RNS., juice of the whole plant
H(018), juice of the whole plant drops in eyes, frictions
H(051), ONS., decoction (H2O) of Euphorbia hirta, Micrococca mercurialis, Boerhavia diffusa, bath
H(051), ONS., decoction (H2O) Bidens pilosa
H(053), RNS., juice of the whole plant
H(094), suppository of pounded leaves
H(103), RNS., juice of the whole plant
H(108), VO., decoction (H2O) of the whole plant
H(156), VO., of the whole plant
H(156), friction pulpe of leaves
H(169), VO., decoction (H2O) of the whole plant
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: ndabu zangulu (Laadi), moyindisono (Ndasa), ngafuma (Mbaamba), nkonge landjulu (Laali), odia, oye, kampimpala (Téké), liele, bulu (Tié), ibyalanpoo, lilya lanpoku (Mbôsi), ibuya lanpuku, ndunduba (Kôyô), bemba (Akwa), nongbe (Bondjo), moboso koso, nko koso (Enyélé), gobondima (Songo)

2 reference(s) for Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Official name: Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family: Phyllanthaceae
Pictures: Bridelia_micrantha3.jpg , Bridelia_micrantha2.jpg , HR08Bridelia_micrantha.jpg , HA21Bridelia_micrantha.jpg , Bridelia_micrantha1.jpg
Reference HA 49
Author: Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title: Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Symptoms: H(013), H(039), H(104), H(113), H(127), H(169)
Recipes: H(013) skin eruption, H(104) stomach ache, H(104) insecticide, H(113) rheumatism, H(127) spleen enlargement, H(169) hernia, barks, leaves of Bridelia micrantha decoction, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name: msumba
Reference HN 31
Author: Namukobe, J., J. M. Kasenene, B. T. Kiremire, R. Byamukama, M. Kamatenesi-Mugisha, S. Krief, V. Dumontet, J. D. Kabasa
Title: Traditional plants used for medicinal purposes by local communities around the Northern sector of Kibale National Park, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 236–245, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002960
Symptoms: H(051), H(169)
Recipes: H(051, 1) paludism, H(169, 1) hernia (1), dry stem bark of Bridelia micrantha decoction, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda (Northern sector of Kibale National Park)
Vernacular name: omubaragaza (Rutooro)

1 reference(s) for Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name: Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family: Apocynaceae
Synonyms: Asclepias procera Aiton
Pictures: Calotropis_procera1.jpg , Calotropis_procera4.jpg , Calotropis_procera3.jjpg , Calotropis_procera2.jpg , HA06Calotropis_procera.jpg , B5NordCalotropis_procera.jpg , Calotropis_procera5.jpg , Calotropis_procera6.jpg , Calotropis_procera7.jpg
Reference HG 2k
Author: Guenoukpati, K.
Title: Ces plantes de chez nous.Multiples recettes d'économie domestique, 76 p., (1983) Gachathi, F.N. , phytothérapeute chercheur en pharmacopée traditionnelle.Université du Bénin, B.P. n° 3093, Lome - Togo. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms: H(037), H(169)
Recipes: H(037), leaves decoction (H2O), VO, morning and evening
H(169), roots barks maceration H2O, some hours, VO, 1 glass, morning and evening during 2 weeks, stop 1 week then begin again the cure
Region: West Africa
Country: Togo
Vernacular name: not registered

3 reference(s) for Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Official name: Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Family: Capparaceae
Synonyms: Capparis polymorpha Guill. & Pers.; Capparis persicifolia A.Rich.
Pictures: Capparis_tomentosa1.jpg , Capparis_tomentosa3.jpg , Capparis_tomentosa4.jpg , HA03Capparis_tomentosa.jpg , Capparis_tomentosa2.jpg
Reference HK 01
Author: Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title: La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms: H(004), H(013), H(038), H(068), H(097), H(100), H(103), H(113), H(116), H(169), H(173), H(201)
Recipes: H(004), H(068), H(169), ONS. of Acacia ataxacantha of Securidaca longipedunculata of Capparis tomentosa, RNS.
H(013), H(097), roots of Capparis tomentosa, powder, local application
H(038), roots of Capparis tomentosa , VO.
H(038), H(100) syph., roots of Capparis tomentosa, ONS. of Securinega virosa, Cocculus pendulus of Ziziphus mucronata of Salvadora persica, RNS., VO.
H(100), roots of Capparis tomentosa, ONS. of Acacia albida of Terminalia avicennioides of Tinospora bakis, RNS., VO.
H(103), H(113) rheumatism, myalgia, H(116), ONS. of Capparis tomentosa, RNS., VO.
H(113) rheumatism, articular pain, roots of Securinega virosa of Cassia occidentalis of Capparis tomentosa of Anogeissus leicorpa of Waltheria indica of Boscia senegalensis of Mormordica charantia, powder, to cook, VO.
H(173), stem without leaves of Balanites aegyptiaca, roots of Swartzia madagascariesnsis, roots of Trichilia roka of Capparis tomentosa of Maytenus senegalensis of Acacia albida of Strophanthus sarmentosus, maceration, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, ONS. of Capparis.RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Senegal
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference HK 12
Author: Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title: Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 384 - 444 , 543 - 599, (1964)
Symptoms: H(033), H(100), H(169)
Recipes: H(033) sterility, ONS. of Capparis tomentosa of Cassia sieberiana (as purgative), RNS., to disencumber the belly
H(100) syphilis, blennorrage, roots of Capparis tomentosa (sometime the barks), RNS., internal use (diuretic effect and purgative effect)
H(100) very severe syphilis, roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica , RNS., internal use (diuretic effect and purgative effect)
H(100) very severe syphilis, type = "diangara cayor", roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica + Acacia albida + Terminalia avicennioides + Tinospora bakis, RNS.
H(100) blennorrage, roots decoction of Piliostigma reticulatum of Capparis tomentosa, VO.
H(169), ONS., RNS., to disencumber the belly
H(201) medico-magic treatment of madness, ulcer, poisonings, bad spell
Region: West Africa
Country: Senegal
Vernacular name: gumibaley, gubibaley, gubibalédé (Peul, Tocolor)
Reference HT 28
Author: Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title: Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003)
Symptoms: H(001), H(008), H(014), H(018), H(020), H(033), H(038), H(078), H(094), H(157), H(169), H(201, 2)
Recipes: H(001) cataract, roots juice of Capparis tomentosa, eyes instillation
H(008) diarrhoea, roots and leaves powder of Capparis tomentosa, infusion, VO.
H(014) itch, roots infusion of Capparis., bath
H(018) migraine, roots infusion of Capparis., VO. + roots tied aroud the head
H(020) snake, roots infusion of Capparis.
H(033) sterility, roots decoction of Capparis., VO.
H(038) chronic endometry, roots powder of Capparis. in H2O, VO.
H(078) uterine fibroids, infusion roots powder of Capparis, VO.
H(094) haemorrhoids, roots of Capparis, decoction (?), VO. + roots in anus
H(157) convulsion, decoction of leaves of Capparis., VO.
H(169) hernia, roots of Capparis mixed in beer of Eleusine coracana "malwa"
H(201) bad spirits, roots powder of Capparis, to smoke, bath
H(201) bad spirit "mukyeno", roots infusion of Capparis, VO. + bath
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name: muzingani

2 reference(s) for Capsicum frutescens L.
Official name: Capsicum frutescens L.
Family: Solanaceae
Pictures: Capsicum_frutescens1.jpg , Capsicum_frutescens3.jpg , Capsicum_frutescens4.jpg , Capsicum_frutescens2.jpg , Capsicum_frutescens5.jpg , Capsicum_frutescens6.jpg , HA05Capsicum_frutescens.jpg , HR09Capsicum_frutescens.jpg , Capsicum_frutescens7.jpg
Reference HF 01
Author: Fernandez de la Pradilla, C.
Title: Des plantes qui nous ont guéris. Jeunesse d'Afrique, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso,Tome 1, 208 p., (1981), Tome 2, 101 p., (1985) Plantes médicinales contre les hépatites. Pabre, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 62 p., (1988)
Symptoms: H(008), H(013), H(051), H(097), H(103), H(104), H(124), H(126), H(169)
Recipes: H(008) shigellosis, young fruit Zea mays, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to carbonize, powder, to dilute, VO.
H(008) + H(104), bark of the underground part of Holarrhena africana, seeds of Zea mays, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, powder, VO. in the meal
H(008) + H(104), bark of the underground part of Cassia sieberiana, seeds of Sorghum guineense, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, maceration, to dry, powder, VO.
H(013) abscess, resin of Bombax costatum, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, powder, to dilute, local application + scarifications
H(051) paludism, barks underground part of Cassia sieberiana, seeds of Sorghum guineense, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, maceration, to dry, powder
H(097, 2), barks underground part of Holarrhena africana, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens of Aframomum melegueta, seeds of Zea mays, to dry, powder delayed, VO. + juice of lemon
H(097), roots of Trichilia emetica, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, decoction (H2O), VO. and enema
H(103), teeth desease, gingivitis, the clay of a wasps' nest + ripe fruit of Capsicum., to dry, to pound, to dilute
H(124) bleeding at the nose, ripe fruit of Guiera senegalensis, Gossypium sp., ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, decoction (H2O), VO. + inhalation
H(124) epistaxis, seeds of Gossypium, Capsicum frutescens, decoction (H2O), VO. + inhalation
H(126), stems with leaves of Cassia occidentalis triturée, juice unripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, maceration, VO.
H(169), hernie umbilical, barks underground part of Holarrhena africana, seeds of Zea mays, ripe fruit d Capsicum frutescens, powder, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Burkina Faso
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference HT 28
Author: Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title: Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003)
Symptoms: H(018), H(113), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(018) migraine, juice of roots of Capsicum frutescens, nasal instillation
H(113) arthritis, fruits of Capsicum. (powder?) in scarifications
H(169) hernia, flowers of Capsicum frutescens, RNS.
H(201) gardens protection, roots of Capsicum frutescens planted in the garden
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name: kalali

1 reference(s) for Carapa procera DC.
Official name: Carapa procera DC.
Family: Meliaceae
Pictures: Carapa_procera3.jpg , Carapa_procera4.jpg , Carapa_procera1.jpg , Carapa_procera2.jpg
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(006), H(037), H(038), H(068), H(082), H(091), H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(006), H(037) bronchitis, H(038), H(082), H(104), H(169), barks stem, branch, trunk of Carapa procera, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038, 2), barks stem, branch, trunk of Carapa procera + Croton haumaniamus + Picralima nitida, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), RNS, ONS.
H(091), H(139), barks stem, branch, trunk of Carapa, macerated in wine, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: mubila nkumi (Laadi), mbuluku (Vili, Yoombe, Lumbu), ekara nguti (Laali), kisoloko (Yaa), mukukubi (Tié), mukala mbomo, kala mbomo, ekala mbomo (Mbaamba, Ndasa, Kôta), mubaba (Nzabi), mbili manganga (Sanga), fisi (Bomitaba), osiele (Mbôsi), ngodjo Bongili, Sanga, Babinga), mofesi (Enyélé), gozau (Bekwil)

2 reference(s) for Carica papaya L.
Official name: Carica papaya L.
Family: Caricaceae
Pictures: Carica_papaya6.jpg , Carica_papaya7.jpg , Carica_papaya3.jpg , Carica_papaya4.jpg , Carica_papaya_fa02075.jpg , Carica_papaya1.jpg , HA08Carica_papaya.jpg , HA05Carica_papaya.jpg , Carica_papaya11.jpg , Carica_papaya5.jpg , Carica_papaya2.jpg , Carica_papaya8.jpg , Carica_papaya9.jpg , Carica_papaya10.jpg
Reference HK 22
Author: Kerharo, J. & A. Bouquet
Title: Plantes médicinales et toxiques de la Côte-d'Ivoire - Haute-Volta.Mission d'étude de la pharmacopée indigène en A.O.F. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 300 p., (1950)
Symptoms: H(002), H(004), H(006), H(013), H(045), H(097), H(100), H(112), H(124), H(169)
Recipes: H(002), green fruits, pounded , local application on breast + boiling decoction (H2O) of pulp , steam bath
H(004) + H(045) + H(124), pulp leaves, local application
H(006), leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(013)ulcer, leaves, decoction (H2O), RNS.
H(097), H(100) blen., leaves, decoction (H2O), RNS.
H(100) blen., decoction of Rauwolfia vomitora, Vernonia colorata, Carica papaya, VO. (many times / day)
H(112), leaves, decoction (H2O), RNS.
H(169), leaves, decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name: vatré, vatou, fakwaou (Guéré), badié (Shien), baké (Gagou), bofré, boflé (Ashanti, Koulango, Abron)
Reference HW 05
Author: Wome, B.
Title: Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes médicinales utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Kisangani (Haut-Zaïre). Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Fac. Sc., 561 p., (1985)
Symptoms: H(037), H(068), H(038), H(104), H(109), H(169), H(186)
Recipes: H(037), H(186), adult flowers, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(038), H(104), roots of Carica., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), latex délayé of Carica, VO.
H(109), roots of Carica papaya, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to pound, to dilute, to filter, enema
H(109), latex of Carica, scarifications
H(169), roots of Carica. to pound, to dilute, enema
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name: Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family: Apocynaceae
Synonyms: Carissa pubescens A. DC.; Carissa spinarum L.
Pictures: Carissa_edulis2.jpg , Carissa_edulis3.jpg , Carissa_edulis1.jpg , HA03Carissa_edulis.jpg
Reference HM 42
Author: Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title: Ethnomedicine of the Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Part 2: The medicinal plants of Katoro Ward, Bukoba District Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2010, 6:19 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-6-19 + Additional file
Symptoms: H(109), H(139), H(169)
Recipes: H(109) backache, H(139) aphrodisiac, H(169) hernia, roots of Carissa spinarum are boiled with the bark of Elaedendron buchanannii or a powder made from pounding the roots of this species mixed with the bark of Elaedendron buchanannii is taken with tea. They can also be mixed with Tragia furialis roots
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Kagera Region, Katoro Ward)
Vernacular name: omukuyomonza

2 reference(s) for Cassia abbreviata Oliv.
Official name: Cassia abbreviata Oliv.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Cassia_abbreviata1.jpg , Cassia_abbreviata2.jpg , Cassia_abbreviata3.jpg , Cassia_abbreviata4.jpg , Cassia_abbreviata5.jpg
Reference HB 50
Author: Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title: Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms: H(008), H(020), H(026), H(027y), H(051), H(068), H(077), H(100), H(104), H(169), H(197)
Recipes: H(008) dysentery, bark, roots of Cassia abbreviata macerated in H2O, VO.
H(020) snake bites, ash of bark, roots, VO.
H(026) menstrual cycle troubles, bark, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(027y) post-partum pain,bark, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(051) bandama (severe paludism symptoms), bark, roots decoction, VO.
H(068) bilharzia, bark, roots cooked, VO.
H(077) bloody vomit, bark, roots decoction, VO.
H(100) venereal diseases, bark, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(104) stomachache due to H(104) stomachache of the mother during pregnancy, bark, roots of Cassia abbreviata cooked, VO.
H(169) hernia, bark, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(197) to close fontanelle, bark, roots, macerated in H2O, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name: murumanhama (Chindau)
Reference HR 17
Author: Ruffo, C. K.
Title: A Survey of medicinal plants in Tabora region, Tanzania in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms: H(020), H(027y), H(068), H(068), H(092), H(100), H(104), H(137), H(169)
Recipes: H(020) snake bites, H(027y) cure post partum , H(068) intestinal worms, H(068) bilharziosis, H(092) poisoning, H(100) gonorrhoea, H(100) syphilis, H(104) stomachache, H(137) sores, H(169) hernia, roots of Cassia abbreviata, RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Tabora region)
Vernacular name: mumulimuli, mulundalunda, muzoka (Nyamwezi)

5 reference(s) for Cassia alata L.
Official name: Cassia alata L.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Senna alata L.
Pictures: Cassia_alata_fa03062.jpg , Cassia_alata1.jpg , Cassia_alata_fa03061.jpg , Cassia_alata_fa03060.jpg , HA21Cassia_alata.jpg
Reference HA 02
Author: Adjanohoun, E, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, K. Dramane, J. A. Elewude, S. O. Fadoju, Z.O. Gbile, E. Goudote, C.L. A. Johnson, A. Keita, O. Morakinyo, J. A. O. Ojewole, A. O. Olatunjia, E. A. Sofowora
Title: Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Western Nigeria. CSTR-OUA, 420 p., (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(006), H(038), H(051), H(068), H(094), H(100), H(169), H(171)
Recipes: H(006), flowers of Cassia alata, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(006), flowers of Cassia alata, seeds of Piper guineense, powder, VO. + porridge
H(006), ripe fruit of Cassia., powder, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(006), roots of Cassia podocarpa of Cassia alata of Croton zambesicus, to pound, VO. + sugar
H(038), flowers of Cassia alata, leaves of Cassia podocarpa, powder, VO.
H(038), young leaves of Cassia., to pound, to dry, powder, VO.
H(038), young leaves of Cassia., to pound, juice + (H2O), VO. + sugar
H(038), leaves of Cassia., powder, VO. + alum
H(038), roots of Cassia podocarpa of Cassia alata of Croton zambesicus, to pound, VO. + sugar + porridge
H(038), ripe fruit of Citrullus lanatus, roots of Cassia alata of Anthocleista djalonensis of Curculigo pilosa, to pound in H2O, to filter, VO.
H(038), fruit pulp of Citrullus lanatus, roots of Cassia alata of Anthocleista djalonensis, bark of the underground part of Curculigo pilosa, maceration, to dilute (alcohol) , VO. + water of fermented Zea mays
H(051), leaves of Cassia alata, to dry, to pound, VO. + alum powder
H(051) paludism, roots of Cassia podocarpa of Cassia alata of Croton zambesicus, to pound, VO. + sugar + porridge
H(068), seeds pounded en powder of Aframomum melegueta, folioles séchées en powder of Cassia alata, porridge, VO.
H(068), flowers of Cassia alata, seeds of Piper guineense, powder, VO. + sugar
H(094), roots of Cassia podocarpa of Cassia alata of Croton zambesicus, to pound, VO. + sugar
H(100), fruit pulp of Citrullus lanatus, roots of Cassia alata of Anthocleista djalonensis, underground part without bark of Curculigo pilosa , to dilute, to macerate (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(100), roots of Anthocleista djalonensis of Cassia alata of Zanthoxylum dinklagei, to dilute, to macerate in alcohol, to filter, VO. + water of fermented Zea mays
H(100), underground part without bark of Curculigo pilosa , leaves of Cassia alata, roots of Anthocleista djalonensis of Zanthoxylum dinklagei, to dilute, to macerate in alcohol, to filter, VO. + water of fermented Zea mays
H(169), roots of Cassia podocarpa of Cassia alata of Croton zambesicus, to pound, VO. + sugar
H(171), barks stems, branch, trunk of Anthocleista djalonensis of Cassia alata, ripe fruit of Citrullus colocynthis of Xylopia aethiopica, barks stems, branch, trunk of Spondias mombin, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Cassia siamea, rhizom of Curculigo pilosa, bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus, infusion, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Nigeria
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference HA 03
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. K
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(006), H(038), H(104), H(126), H(135), H(151), H(169)
Recipes: H(006) constipation, stems with leaves of Cassia alata of Ocimum gratissimum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), folioles of Cassia alata, leaves of Jatropha curcas, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), leaves of Cassia., RNS.
H(126), leaves of Cassia., RNS.
H(126), stems with leaves of Eriosema griseum of Cassia alata of Eriosema psoraleoides, RNS.
H(135) dyspepsia, stems with leaves of Cassia alata, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(151), leaves of Spoindias mombin of Cassia alata, decoction (H2O), VO. + decoction of Spondias
H169), leaves of Cassia alata, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Benin
Vernacular name: amassou yovoto (Fon, Gon), zokou (Sahouè), fakantibou, pertibou (Waama), madossohomê; hontomadassè (Watchi), ewèasson (Yoruba)
Reference HH 05
Author: Hulstaert, G.
Title: Notes de Botanique Mongo. Acad. Roy. des Sc. d'Outre- Mer, Classe des Sc. Nat. & Méd., N.S. XV-3, 212 p., (1966)
Symptoms: H(014), H(112), H(169)
Recipes: H(014) mycosis, young leaves of Cassia alata, friction
H(112), leaves of Cassia., decoction (H2O), enema
H(169), dried leaves on fire of Cassia., local application
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference HN 01
Author: Nyakabwa, M. & W. Dibaluka
Title: Plantes médicinales cultivées dans la zone de Kabondo à Kisangani (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 87 - 99, (1990)
Symptoms: H(014), H(038), H(068), H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(014), leaves of Cassia alata, to grind, friction
H(038), H(068) vermifuge, leaves, to pound, decoction (H2O), enema + peper
H(068) helmint, leaves , to pound, decoction (H2O), enema + peper
H(104), H(169), leaves, decoction (H2O), enema
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name: balii (Kiboa), washa wa singa (Tecla), diwuha (Kikusu), makuwa (Swahili), tunda (Lingala)
Reference HW 05
Author: Wome, B.
Title: Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes médicinales utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Kisangani (Haut-Zaïre). Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Fac. Sc., 561 p., (1985)
Symptoms: H(014), H(028x), H(038), H(051), H(068), H(169)
Recipes: H(014), leaves of Cassia alata, to grind, friction
H(014), leaves of Cassia., to grind, to dilute, to filter, enema
H(014), leaves of Cassia, decoction (H2O), enema
H(028x), leaves of Spilanthes filicaulis of Cassia alata, Ocimum gratissimum, , to pound, in vagina
H(038), leaves of Cassia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves of Cassia, to pound, to macerate, enema
H(068), leaves of Cassia, to pound, to macerate, RNS.
H(169), leaves of Cassia, to pound, to macerate, RNS.
H(169), leaves of Cassia, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name: Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Pictures: Cassia_didymobotrya1.jpg
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(006), H(051), H(068), H(091), H(169)
Recipes: H(006), H(051), aerian part of Cassia didymobotrya, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(068) ascaris, leaves and roots of Cassia didymobotrya, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) drepanocytosis, leaves of Cassia., to pound, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(169) inguinal, leaves of Cassia didymobotrya, seeds of Sesamum indicum, powder, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Cassia hirsuta L.
Official name: Cassia hirsuta L.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Senna hirsuta (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Pictures: Cassia_hirsuta3.jpg , Cassia_hirsuta4.jpg , HA07Cassia_hirsuta.jpg , Cassia_hirsuta1.jpg , Cassia_hirsuta2.jpg
Reference HJ 08
Author: Jiofack, T., l. Ayissi, C. Fokunang, N. Guedje and V. Kemeuze
Title: Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of the upper Nyong valley forest in Cameroon African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(4). pp. 144-150, April, 2009 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp
Symptoms: H(005), H(051), H(169)
Recipes: H(005) generalised oedema, H(051) paludism, H(169) hernia, leaves, roots of Senna hirsuta, RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

2 reference(s) for Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name: Cassia occidentalis L.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Pictures: Cassia_occidentalis2.jpg , Cassia_occidentalis1.jpg , HA06Cassia_ occidentalis.jpg , Cassia_occidentalis4.jpg , Cassia_occidentalis3.jpg , Cassia_occidentalis5.jpg
Reference HN 01
Author: Nyakabwa, M. & W. Dibaluka
Title: Plantes médicinales cultivées dans la zone de Kabondo à Kisangani (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 87 - 99, (1990)
Symptoms: H(068), H(104), H(109), H(169)
Recipes: H(068), roots of Cassia occidentalis, decoction (H2O), RNS.
H(104), H(169) child, roots of Cassia occidentalis, decoction (H2O), enema
H(109), seeds of Cassia, torréfiée, infusion, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name: mwingayini (Swahili), kimbeyeshi (Tetela)
Reference HT 28
Author: Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title: Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003)
Symptoms: H(020), H(022), H(030), H(085), H(100), H(169)
Recipes: H(020) snake, H(169) hernia, roots of Senna occidentalis, to chew
H(022) parturition (made easier), H(030) placenta retention , infusion of roots of Senna., VO.
H(085) diphtheria, infusion of roots of leaves of Senna., VO. + to chew leaves and roots
H(100) syphilis, decoction of roots of Senna., VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name: kasagalyansasi

1 reference(s) for Cassia petersiana Bolle
Official name: Cassia petersiana Bolle
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Senna petersiana (Bolle) Lock
Pictures: Cassia_petersiana2.jpg , Cassia_petersiana3.jpg , Cassia_petersiana4.jpg , Cassia_petersiana1.jpg
Reference HD 10
Author: De Graer, A.M.
Title: L'art de guérir chez les Azande. Congo, tome 1, n°2, 220 - 254, (1929), n°3, 361 - 408, (1929)
Symptoms: H(100), H(100), H(169)
Recipes: H(100) blen., ONS., RNS.
H(100) syph., ONS., RNS.
H(169), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo)
Vernacular name: ansokopa (Zande)

2 reference(s) for Cassia siamea Lam.
Official name: Cassia siamea Lam.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Senna siamea (DC.) Irwin & Barneby
Pictures: Cassia_siamea2.jpg , Cassia_siamea4.jpg , HA05Cassia_siamea.jpg , Cassia_siamea1.jpg , Cassia_siamea3.jpg , Cassia_siamea5.jpg
Reference HA 03
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. K
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(126), H(155), H(169)
Recipes: H(126), stems with leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Ocimum gratissimum of Cassia siamea , RNS.
H(126), leaves , barks stems, branch, trunk of Cassia., RNS.
H(155), bark of the underground part of Cassia., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(169) inguinal, leaves of Cassia., decoction (H2O), to filter, VO. + salt
Region: West Africa
Country: Benin
Vernacular name: kassia (Fon, Goun)
Reference HC 13a
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.I. Pteridophytes and Angiosperms (Acanthaceae to Canellaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 21, pp. 253 - 277, (1987)
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169), hernia, rootbarks, decoction, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: msaji (Swahili)

1 reference(s) for Cassia sieberiana DC.
Official name: Cassia sieberiana DC.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Cassia kotschyana Oliv.
Pictures: Cassia_sieberiana2.jpg , Cassia_sieberiana3.jpg , Cassia_sieberiana4.jpg , Cassia_sieberiana1.jpg
Reference HA 10
Author: Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title: Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms: H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(104), H(169), bark of the underground part of Cassia sieberiana, to dry, powder in karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), to dilute (H2O), VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Ivory Coast
Vernacular name: not registered

2 reference(s) for Cassia singueana Del.
Official name: Cassia singueana Del.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Senna singueana Del.; Cassia goratensis Fres.
Pictures: HA08Cassia_singueana.jpg , Cassia_singueana1.jpg
Reference HC 13a
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.I. Pteridophytes and Angiosperms (Acanthaceae to Canellaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 21, pp. 253 - 277, (1987)
Symptoms: H(051), H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(051), H(104), abdominal pains, H(169), hernia, roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: mhumba (Zigua)
Reference HT 28
Author: Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title: Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003)
Symptoms: H(020), H(093), H(100), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(020) snake, infusion of roots of Senna singueana, VO.
H(093) antidote, H(169) hernia, infusion of roots of Senna singueana, VO + to chew the roots
H(100) syphilis, decoction of roots of Senna., VO.
H(201) bad spirits, roots of Senna., to smoke
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name: musumbila bafele

1 reference(s) for Cassia tora L.
Official name: Cassia tora L.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Cassia obtusifolia L.; Senna obtusifolia (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Pictures: Cassia_tora2.jpg , Cassia_tora1.jpg , Cassia_tora3.jpg , HA06Cassia_tora.jpg
Reference HR 17
Author: Ruffo, C. K.
Title: A Survey of medicinal plants in Tabora region, Tanzania in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms: H(051x), H(099), H(157), H(169)
Recipes: H(051x) yellow fever, H(099) dementia, H(157) convulsions, H(169) hernia, roots of Cassia obtusifolia, RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Tabora region)
Vernacular name: muzegezega (Nyamwezi)

1 reference(s) for Cassytha filiformis L.
Official name: Cassytha filiformis L.
Family: Lauraceae
Synonyms: Cassytha guineensis Schum. & Thonn.
Pictures: Cassytha_filiformis4.jpg , HA01Cassytha_filiformis.jpg , Cassytha_filiformis3.jpg , Cassytha_filiformis1.jpg , Cassytha_filiformis2.jpg , Cassytha_filiformis5.jpg , Cassytha_filiformis6.jpg
Reference HB 25M
Author: Bossard, E.
Title: La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms: H(014), H(020), H(022), H(037), H(068), H(091), H(093), H(169), H(170), H(195),
Recipes: H(014) itch, roots of avava (Cassytha filiformis) of kepa (Cynodon dactylon) of kwalu (Smilax kraussiana) , to boil, VO. the liquid 3 X / day
H(020), roots tea, VO.
H(022) delivery with difficulties, ONS of Cassytha filiformis, RNS
H(037) tuberculosis, cough (convulsive) roots of avava (Cassytha filiformis) of kwalu (Smilax kraussiana) of mbalakatyetye (senecio latifolius) of kekama-hosi (plant not identified), tisane, VO.
H(068) tape worm, roots tea, VO.
H(068) tape worm, roots tea, VO
H(091) asthenia, roots tea of avava (Cassytha filiformis) of lyandele (Xylopia odoratissima)
H(091) (o) ndendo anemia + H(170) common dropsi + H(195) hydropisy, roots tea of nalundi (unidentified plant) of tendelekete (Oldfieldia dactylophylla) of avava (Cassytha filiformis)
H(093) food antidote (otchi) lya, VO. roots, RNS
H(104) dyspepsia, roots tea, VO.
H(169) hernia, ONS., plaster, local application
Region: West Africa
Country: Angola (regions of Bié, Chinguar)
Vernacular name: (alw) avava, (u) so (Umbundu)

1 reference(s) for Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Official name: Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Family: Bombacaceae
Pictures: Ceiba_pentandra3.jpg , Ceiba_pentandra4.jpg , Ceiba_pentandra5.jpg , HA05Ceiba_pentandra.jpg , Ceiba_pentandra2.jpg , Ceiba_pentandra1.jpg
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(008), H(014), H(031), H(033), H(038), H(051), H(076), H(082), H(091), H(103), H(104), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(008), H(031), H(038), H(082), H(104), H(169), barks stem, branch, trunk of Ceiba pentandra, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) whitlow, pulp leaves of Ceiba., local application
H(033) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk of Coula edulis of Ceiba pentandra of Irvingia gabonensis of Polyalthia suaveolens of Enantia chlorantha of Ongokea gore, VO.
H(033) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ceiba pentandra, expression, VO.
H(051), leaves of Ceiba., pulp, massage
H(076) vesicle, H(103) gingivitis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ceiba pentandra, decoction (H2O), mouth wash, gargle
H(091) rachitis, anemia, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ceiba pentandra, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(201) psychosis, juice leaves of Ceiba., VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: not registered by the author

1 reference(s) for Celosia trigyna L.
Official name: Celosia trigyna L.
Family: Amaranthaceae
Pictures: HA06Celosia_trigyna.jpg , Celosia_trigyna2.jpg , Celosia_trigyna1.jpg
Reference HK 60
Author: Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title: Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms: H(014), H(037), H(037), H(043), H(091), H(099), H(100), H(104), H(109), H(126), H(127), H(169)
Recipes: H(014) dermatosis, pressed juice of the leaves of Pennisetum polystachion and those of Dissotis procumbens, Cissus aralioides and Celosia trigyna, VO.
H(037) pneumonia, pressed juice of the leaves of Celosia trigyna of Brillantaisia owariensis, Dissotis procumbens and Costus lucanusianus, VO.3 glasses per day for one month
H(037) tuberculosis, decoction of leaves of Citrus limon of Celosia trigyna and Myrianthus arboreus., VO. adult : 3 glasses per day during 7 days.
H(037) tuberculosis, decoction of leaves of Citrus limon of Celosia trigyna and Myrianthus arboreus, enema
H(043) meningitis, pressed juice of the leaves of Celosia trigyna of Ocimum gratissimum, Dissotis procumbens and Mannihot esculenta nasal instillation 1 drop per day during 7 days or VO. 1 glass 2 times daily for 14 days.
H(091) anemia, decoction of leaves of Celosia trigyna. VO. adult : 1 glass 2 times daily, child : ½ glass 2 times daily.
H(099) anxiolytic, expressed juice of the leaves for ocular instillation and nasal
H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction of leaves and those of Celosia trigyna and of Myrianthus arboreus, VO. adult : 3 glasses per day during 5 days.
H(104) gastritis, decoction of leaves of Citrus limon and those of Celosia trigyna and Myrianthus arboreus, VO.
H(109) back pain, macerated leaves of Hibiscus sabdariffa, stems and roots of Celosia trigyna, VO. .
H(126) hepatitis, macerated leaves, VO. 1 glass per day.
H(127) splenomegaly , macerated leaves of Leonotis nepetifolia and of Celosia trigyna, Ageratum conyzoides mixed with the juice of expressed stem of Costus lucanusianus and pinch of salt for kitchen, ½ glass 3 times per day, VO
H(169) hernia, pressed juice of the leaves of Conyza sumatrensis and those of Celosia trigyna, Cissus aralioides, Dissotis sp. heat softened, diluted in the juice of Costus lucanusianus., VO
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Town of Mbandaka, Tandala (Ngumu), City of Lokolela, of Bumba et périphérie.)
Vernacular name: elomo (Kitembo), eolongo (Libinza), bomfulankaka (Lomongo), lidula (Ngwaka), mbenga elimo (Kinunu), mokulu (Ngombe)

1 reference(s) for Celtis mildbraedii Engl.
Official name: Celtis mildbraedii Engl.
Family: Ulmaceae
Synonyms: Celtis soyauxii Engl.
Pictures: Celtis_mildbraedi2.jpg , Celtis_mildbraedi3.jpg , Celtis_mildbraedi4.jpg , Celtis_mildbraedi5.jpg , Celtis_mildbraedi1.jpg
Reference HB 25M
Author: Bossard, E.
Title: La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms: H(006), H(008) H(008), H(018), H(022), H(027z), H(031), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(162x), H(169), H(178), H(201)
Recipes: H(006) child constipation, roots tea of Celtis mildbraedii), VO. 1 spoon / day
H(008) diarrhoea, infusion of roots
H(018) cephalgy, hip bath with H2O of the maceration of the plant
H(022), painful delivery (haemorrage)
H(027z) to long pregnancy, flowers ashes + hot H2O , to rub with the liquid the belly
H(031) intercostal pain, roots tea. If no effect : tea of leaves, VO. 1 cup 3 X / day
H(037) cough, tuberculosis roots tea, 1/2 spoon, 1 X / day
H(038) cystalgia, roots tea of hongolo (Celtis mildbraedii) of ati (unidentified plant) of pilangu (Burkea africana), VO. 3 X / day
H(051) paludism, child fever, to boil roots barks, VO.
H(162x) urinary incontinency, to boil the roots, VO., 1 cup 3 X / day
H(169) hernia, ashes of flowers + salt + hot H2O, to rub with this liquid
H(178) heart pain, roots tea of kekama-hosi (unidentified plant) of mako (Erythrophleum africanum) of hongolo (Celtis mildbraedii) of vango (unidentified plant), VO. 3 X / day during 10 days
H(201) madness, hallucinations, tea of mondolwa (Steganotaenia araliacea) of ndjiva (unidentified plant), VO. 1 cup 3 X / day. Later, roots tea of hongolo (Celtis mildbraedii) of tende (Vernonia conferta), VO. 1 cup 3 X / day
Region: West Africa
Country: Angola (regions of Cuanza Sul, Seles)
Vernacular name: (oka) hongolo (Umbundu)

1 reference(s) for Celtis philippensis Blanco
Official name: Celtis philippensis Blanco
Family: Ulmaceae
Synonyms: Celtis brownii Rendle; Celtis prantlii Priemer ex Engl.
Pictures: Celtis_philippensis1.jpg , Celtis_philippensis2.jpg , Celtis_philippensis3.jpg
Reference HB 25M
Author: Bossard, E.
Title: La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms: H(027z), H(169)
Recipes: H(027z) to long pregnancy, ashes of flowers of Celtis philippensis + hot H2O, friction of the lower belly
H(169) hernia, ashes of flowers + salt + hot H2O, friction of the hernia
Region: West Africa
Country: Angola (regions of Cuanza Sul, Seles)
Vernacular name: (i) teta-hopa (Umbundu)

1 reference(s) for Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Official name: Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Family: Menispermaceae
Pictures: Cissampelos_owariensis1.jpg , Cissampelos_owariensis2.jpg , HA21Cissamp_owariensis.jpg
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(027), H(169)
Recipes: H(027), roots of Cissampelos owariensis used ta treat threatened abortion.
H(169), roots eaten as treatment for hernia
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name: kanga - ngoyo (Kikongo)

1 reference(s) for Cissus adenocaulis Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name: Cissus adenocaulis Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family: Vitaceae
Synonyms: Cyphostemma adenocaule (Steud.) Descoings
Pictures: HA03Cissus_adenocaulis.jpg , Cissus_adenocaulis1.jpg
Reference HC 13f
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.VI. Angiosperms (Sapotaceae to Zingiberaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp. 83 - 103, (1993)
Symptoms: H(099x), H(169), H(180)
Recipes: H(099x), spleen, dried powdered inner roots are mixed in porridge
H(169), H(180), roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: lwengere, mwengele (Zigua)

1 reference(s) for Cissus aralioides (Welw. ex Bak.) Planch.
Official name: Cissus aralioides (Welw. ex Bak.) Planch.
Family: Vitaceae
Pictures: Cissus_aralioides1.jpg , HA05Cissus_aralioides.jpg
Reference HK 60
Author: Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title: Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms: H(004), H(013), H(014), H(099), H(104), H(113), H(130), H(169),
Recipes: H(004) injury, pounded tuber of Caladium bicolor associated with leaves of Cissus aralioides and petiole of Elaeis guineensis in dressing
H(013) abscess pounded leaves of Cissus aralioides additionnées of slaked lime in dressing
H(014) dermatosis, pressed juice of the leaves of Pennisetum polystachion and those of Dissotis procumbens, Cissus aralioides and Celosia trigyna, VO.
H(014) urticaire, pounded leaves soaked in palm oil in friction
H(099) beriberi, decoction of fresh leaves of Lasimorpha senegalensis of Brillantaisia owariensis, Ocimum basilicum, Cissus aralioides, Ocimum gratissimum and Aframomum laurentii, VO. 1 glass 3 times per day during 3 weeks
H(104) gastritis, extract from fresh leaves of Brillantaisia owariensis of Cissus aralioides of Solanum sp., mixed with the stems of Costus lucanusianus, VO. 3 glasses 3 times per day.
H(113) rheumatism, pounded leaves sèches soaked in palm oil, in local friction
H(130) paralysis maceration of the liana, bath
H(169) hernia, pressed juice of the leaves of Conyza sumatrensis and those of Celosia trigyna, Cissus aralioides, Dissotis sp. heat softened, diluted in the juice of Costus lucanusianus., VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Ingende (Bolomba), City of Lokolela, of Bumba and suburbs, Businga (Boyaken-Karawa), Town of Mbandaka, City of Libenge of Bumba, City of Karawa, Gemena (Bokuda))
Vernacular name: mohehe (Lokonda), boseisei (Lomongo), mekamaekulukutu (Boba), kosa kosa (Ngombe)

1 reference(s) for Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
Official name: Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms: Cucumis colocynthis L.; Colocynthis vulgaris Schrad.
Pictures: B5NordCitrullus_colocynthis.jpg , Citrullus_colocynthis4.jpg , Citrullus_colocynthis3.jpg , Citrullus_colocynthis2.jpg
Reference HA 07
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K.
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(008), H(022), H(169)
Recipes: H(008), seeds of Sorghum bicolor of Citrullus colocynthis, to carbonize, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(022) delivery troubles, seeds of Citrullus colocynthis, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(169), stems with leaves of Icacina senegalensis, ripe fruit of Piper guineense of Xylopia aethiopica of Citrullus colocynthis, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce
Region: West Africa
Country: Togo
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsumara & Makai
Official name: Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsumara & Makai
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms: Citrullus vulgaris Eckl. & Zeyh.; Colocynthis citrullus (L.) Kuntze
Pictures: Citrullus_lanatus2.jpg , Citrullus_lanatus3.jpg , Citrullus_lanatus1.jpg , Citrullus_lanatus4_AFLORA.jpg
Reference HA 02
Author: Adjanohoun, E, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, K. Dramane, J. A. Elewude, S. O. Fadoju, Z.O. Gbile, E. Goudote, C.L. A. Johnson, A. Keita, O. Morakinyo, J. A. O. Ojewole, A. O. Olatunjia, E. A. Sofowora
Title: Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Western Nigeria. CSTR-OUA, 420 p., (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(008), H(038), H(100), H(169)
Recipes: H(008), seeds of Citrullus lanatus, tubercle of Curculigo pilosa, maceration (alcohol), VO.
H(038), ripe fruit of Citrullus lanatus, roots of Cassia alata of Anthocleista djalonensis of Curculigo pilosa, to pound in H2O, to filter, VO.
H(038), fruit pulp of Citrullus lanatus, roots of Cassia alata of Anthocleista djalonensis, bark of the underground part of Curculigo pilosa, maceration, to dilute (alcohol) , VO. + eau of maïs fermentée
H(038), rhizom of Curculigo pilosa, ONS. Citrullus lanatus, bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), fruit pulp of Citrullus lanatus of Lagenaria breviflora, to pound, VO. + soap local
H(100), fruit pulp of Citrullus lanatus, roots of Cassia alata of Anthocleista djalonensis, underground part without bark of Curculigo pilosa , to dilute, to macerate (H2O), to filter, VO. + H2O of maïs fermentée
H(169) inguinal, ripe fruit of Citrullus lanatus, leaves of Petiveria alliacea, to pound, to dilute (alcohol), VO.+ whisky
Region: West Africa
Country: Nigeria
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott & Endl.
Official name: Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott & Endl.
Family: Sterculiaceae
Synonyms: Cola nitida (Vent.) Scott & Endl.
Pictures: Cola_acuminata1.jpg , Cola_acuminata3.jpg , Cola_acuminata4.jpg , Cola_acuminata5.jpg , Cola_acuminata6.jpg , HA05Cola_acuminata.jpg , Cola_acuminata2.jpg
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(013), H(014), H(027), H(068), H(094), H(124), H(139), H(169), H(171), H(201)
Recipes: H(013) skin rash accompanied of H(014) itchings, pound together the following plants : Momordica charantia, Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Allium sativum, Cola acuminata (leaves), Cyperus articulatus (leaves) and Cajanus cajan; macerated in H2O and press to obtain an aqueous solution. VO. 1 table spoon of the solution added of egg white, 2 times per day.
H(027) woman giving birth of premature or deformed children, boil all the plants below: Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river, leaves of Cola acuminata, of Myrianthus arboreus and of Canna indica, les spines ofRhipsalis baccifera and of Quisqualis hensii, to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(027) frequent abortions , delivery of stillborn (lufwadikisi), pound and macerated in H2O leaves of ferns (Pteridium aquilinum), of Myrianthus arboreus, of Cola acuminata, d’Imperata cylindrica (leaves fraîches) and Cymbopogon densiflorus. take a total bath 3 days of suite when the moon appears.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), chew barks of trunk of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... with slices of fruit of Cola acuminata; swallow the saliva gradually, 3 times per day
H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plants: Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (fruits), barks of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum, Cyperus articulatus, Capsicum frutescens, Aframomum melegueta, barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, roots of Landolphia owariensis (barks), Mondia whitei, roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Dorstenia psilurus, roots of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Garcinia huillensis., dilute in water, macerate and let stand overnight. Press well and filter then put in bottles adding a table spoon of sugar in each one. Expose the full solution bottles in the sun for three days. Drink ½ glass, one time in the evening. Warning this medicine may cause dizziness but we must continue the treatment.
H(124) epistaxis with contraction des doigts or of raccourssissement des bras (nkosi nzakala), decoction of the mixing of Cola acuminata (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, Costus lucanusianus, dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river, Myrianthus arboreus (leaves), Canna indica (leaves), Rhipsalis baccifera (spines), Quisqualis hensii (spines); Filter and VO. ½ bamboo glass du bouillon, 2 times per day.
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), eat roots of Mondia whitei with peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), the kernel of palm nuts (Elaeis guinensis) or of Cola acuminata (seeds), 2 times per day.
H(169) hernia, pound together parts of the plants below : Garcinia kola, Cola acuminata, Heinsia crinita (seeds), Annona senegalensis (leaves) and Anisophyllea quangensis (roots or fruit) decoction, to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(169) hernia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Garcinia kola (seeds), Cola acuminata (seeds), Heinsia crinita (seeds), Annona senegalensis (leaves) and roots or fruits d’Anisopyllea quangensis.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning : This medication is for adults. It is also prohibited of eating lemons for the duration of the treatment. Prohibited food : pumpkin, beverages, pepers, les leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum as vegetables.
H(169) hernia, decoction of roots of Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha dans le vin of raphia, to filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 2 times per day.
H(169) hernia, pound together parts of the plants below : Garcinia kola, Cola acuminata, Heinsia crinita (seeds), Annona senegalensis (leaves) and Anisophyllea quangensis (roots or fruit) decoction, to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(171) diabetes, decoction of the following plants : Costus phyllocephalus (leaves), Malaka sp. (leaves), Ocimum minimum, Schwenkia americana, Cymbopogon densiflorus (leaves), Scorodophloeus zenkeri (barks of trunk), Cola acuminata (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tubers and leaves of manioc, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, alcoholic beverages and soft, meat fat and of fish, palm oil. One can eat : toasts, forest yams, taros, liquid milk, vegetables (much of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), S. macrocarpon and S. aethiopicum (shum).
H(201) madness (all stages considered), pound and decoction of the following plants : Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Cola acuminata (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Cucumeropsis mannii (leaves), Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Brillantaisia patula (roots), Trema orientalis (leaves), Rauvolfia vomitoria (barks) and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon supplemented with one egg and white clay, 2 times per day.
H(201) madness or H(201) dementia, pound together and decoction leaves of Hymenocardia acida, of Cola acuminata, of Dacryodes edulis, of Citrullus lanatus, of Capsicum frutescens, of Lippia multiflora and of Trema orientalis; roots of Brillantaisia patula, of barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria and fruits of Aframomum melegueta and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon filtrate mixed with one egg and white clay, 2 times per day.
H(201) vision of the spirits causing the fall to the ground and the sudden dead of the person (ngimbi), maceration overnight the mixing of Millettia drastica (leaves), Millettia versicolor (leaves), Schwenkia americana, Desmodium velutinum and Cola acuminata (seeds). take a total bath 2 times per day. Prohibited : to the market, go to a bereavement, see a corpse,eat leaves of Gnetum africanum, of manioc, of Salacia pynaerti; meat of pork, goats, hens and fruits of Aframomum alboviolaceum
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: nkasu (Kikongo)

1 reference(s) for Colocasia sp.
Official name: Colocasia sp.
Family: Araceae
Pictures: Colocasia_sp.1.jpg
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(108), H(155), H(169)
Recipes: H(118), H(155), young stem with leaves of Colocasia sp., juice, gargle, local application
H(169), leaves of Colocasia sp., to pound, local application
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: itiko pele, ihika lapi (Kôyô), ngundu (Sanga)

1 reference(s) for Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Official name: Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Family: Burseraceae
Synonyms: Commiphora pilosa (Engl.) Engl.; Balsamea pilosa Engl.
Pictures: HA06Commiphora_africana.jpg , Commiphora_africana2.jpg , Commiphora_africana3.jpg , Commiphora_africana1.jpg
Reference HB 50
Author: Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title: Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms: H(104), H(169), H(197)
Recipes: H(104) stomachache, leaves, roots of Commiphora africana macerated in H2O, VO.
H(169) hernia, leaves, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(197) fontanelle syndrome (larger than normal fontanelles), leaves, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name: mupatacufa, mugimba, nhavindima (Chindau)

1 reference(s) for Conyza sumatrensis (Retz.) E.K. Walker
Official name: Conyza sumatrensis (Retz.) E.K. Walker
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Conyza_sumatrensis3.jpg , Conyza_sumatrensis2.jpg , Conyza_sumatrensis1.jpg
Reference HK 60
Author: Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title: Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms: H(001), H(004), H(014), H(018), H(036), H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(001) conjunctivitis, juice of the leaves of Conyza sumatrensis for ocular instillation, 1 drop 2 times daily.
H(004) wound, dressing with the triturated leaves
H(014) mycosis, pounded leaves soaked in palm oil, in friction
H(018) migraines, juice of the leaves for ocular instillation and nasal, some drops 2 à 3 times per day.
H(018) pain of head extract of leaves for ocular instillation, 1 drop per day
H(018) migraines, pressed juice of the leaves of Macaranga spinosa of Dissotis procumbens and Conyza sumatrensis , drops in ear and nasal
H(036) vertigos, decoction of leaves VO. ½ glass 2 à 3 times per day.
H(104) abdominal pains, macerated fresh leaves triturées, enema : le 1 dose (+/_ 1/4 liter) 4 times a day
H(169) hernia , pressed juice of the leaves of Conyza sumatrensis and those of Celosia trigyna, Cissus aralioides, Dissotis sp. heat softened, diluted in the juice of Costus lucanusianus., VO
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (City of Lokolela, of Karawe, of Bumba, Town of Mbandaka, Gemena (Boketa Salongo))
Vernacular name: Kirega : Atulolo malingilingi Lokonda : Lobonza nanga Kiloyi : Lititi lingamba Ngwaka : Dolodola Mpama : Lolemo lo nkoyi Budja : Sima ne koto Lontomba : Isuselolo

2 reference(s) for Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Official name: Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Family: Rubiaceae
Synonyms: Rondeletia africana T. Winterb.
Pictures: HA05Crossopteryx _febrifuga.jpg , Crossopteryx_febrifuga3.jpg , Crossopteryx_febrifuga4.jpg , Crossopteryx_febrifuga5.jpg , Crossopteryx_febrifuga2.jpg , Crossopteryx_febrifuga1.jpg
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(003), H(005), H(008), H(051), H(068), H(082), H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(003) swelling of the legs, H(008) diarrhea in children, H(051) fever, H(169) hernia., ONS., RNS.
H(005) edema, H(082) asthma, bark and roots, RNS.
H(068), ONS. for abdominal pain, RNS
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name: mumpala-mbaki (Kikongo)
Reference HD 15
Author: Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title: Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms: H(006), H(018), H(037), H(082), H(099), H(103), H(169)
Recipes: H(006), roots of Crossopteryx febrifuga, to pound + H2O, to filter, VO. 100 ml. / day
H(018 , 6), juice leaves of Crossopteryx., 1 drop in each nostril
H(018), juice leaves of Crossopteryx febrifuga of Capsicum frutescens, 2 drops in each nostril, 3 X / day , during 3 days
H(037), leaves of Crossopteryx., decoction (1,5 l. H2O) + rock salt, + miel, VO. ; childs, 1 coffee spoon ; adults, 2 soup spoons, 3 X / day
H(082), scraped roots of Crossopteryx febrifuga, + seeds of Arachis hypogea, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO., 1 coffee spoon, 6 X / day
H(099) epilepsy, leaves of Vitex madiensis of Crossopteryx febrifugum of Hymenocardia acida, juice, 1 drop in each eye, 1 X / day
H(103, 3) odontalgia, roots of Crossopteryx., decoction (1 l. H2O), mouth baths
H(169), roots of Nauclea latifolia, barks of Crossopteryx febrifuga of Hymenocardia acida, decoction (H2O), VO. 50 ml., 3 X / day until recovery
Region: Central Africa
Country: Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Curculigo pilosa (Schumach. & Thonn.) Engl.
Official name: Curculigo pilosa (Schumach. & Thonn.) Engl.
Family: Hypoxidaceae
Pictures: HA03Curculigo_pilosa.jpg , Cucurligo_pilosa1.jpg
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(169)
Recipes: H(169) hernia, ONS, RNS
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name: ba-da-nseke (Kikongo)

1 reference(s) for Curcuma longa L.
Official name: Curcuma longa L.
Family: Zingiberaceae
Pictures: Curcuma_longa_Koeh-199.jpg , Curcuma_longa1.jpg , Curcuma_longa2.jpg , Curcuma_longa3.jpg , Curcuma_longa4.jpg
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(091), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(091) anemia, decoction of the following plants : Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Hymenocardia acida (roots).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : Café
H(169) hernia, decoction of the following plants : Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Hymenocardia acida (roots).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness, boil together the following plants: Allium cepa (onions, seeds), Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sapium cornutum (leaves), Sesamum radiatum (leaves); Costus lucanusianus (roots).To filter and drink 1/2 of glass, 2 times per day
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: kingondi (Kikongo)

1 reference(s) for Cymbopogon giganteus Chiov.
Official name: Cymbopogon giganteus Chiov.
Family: Poaceae
Pictures: Cymbopogon_giganteus2.jpg , Cymbopogon_giganteus1.jpg , HA06Cymbopogon_giganteus.jpg
Reference HT 32
Author: Traore, M.
Title: Le Recours à la Pharmacopée Traditionnelle Africaine dans le Nouveau Millénaire :<< Cas des Femmes Herboristes de Bamako >> http://www.codesria.org/Archives/ga10/Abstracts%20GA%201-5/AIDS_Traore.htm In "Grey littérature"
Symptoms: H(006), H(006) + H(104), H(018), H(022), H(027y), H(051), H(076), H(103), H(113), H(126), H(169)
Recipes: H(006) constipation, H(006) + H(104) gastro-enteritis, H(018) cephalalgy, H(022) delivery, H(027y) douleure post partum, H(051) paludism, H(076) gencives, H(103) caries, H(113) articular pains, H(113) diseases affecting the spine, H(126) icterus, H(169) hernia, ONS of Cymbopogon giganteus, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: kogniorè, tièkala (Malinke)

2 reference(s) for Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Official name: Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Paradaniellia oliveri Rolfe
Pictures: HA03Daniellia_oliveri.jpg , Daniellia_oliveri1.jpg
Reference HB 21
Author: Boulesteix, M. & S. Guinko
Title: Plantes médicinales utilisées par les Gbayas dans la région de Bouar (Empire Centrafricain). Quatrième colloque du Conseil africain de Malgache pour l'enseignement supérieur (C.A.M.E.S.), Libreville, Gabon, 23 - 52, (1979)
Symptoms: H(012), H(169), H(175)
Recipes: H(012) + H(175), juice from bark, local application
H(169) + H(175), juice from bark, local application
Region: Central Africa
Country: Central African Republic (ex Central african empire)
Vernacular name: kera (Gbaya dialecte Bossangoa)
Reference HB 43
Author: Blench, R.
Title: Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms: H(095), H(169)
Recipes: H(095) women used this as a chewstick.
H(169) The roots of Daniellia oliveri are boiled and drunk as a palliative for a hernia.
Region: West Africa
Country: Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name: nyòò (Dagomba)

2 reference(s) for Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name: Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Dichrostachys_glomerata7.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata3.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata5.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata6.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata1.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata8.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata9.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata10.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata11.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata2.jpg , Dichrostachys_glomerata4.jpg
Reference HC 13d
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.IV. Angiosperms (Mimosaceae to Papilionaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 29, pp. 295 - 323, (1990)
Symptoms: H(004), H(045), H(008x), H(020), H(027), H(034), H(037), H(051), H(082), H(101), H(104), H(113), H(169)
Recipes: H(004) + H(045), dried powdered leaves are sprinkled on wounds
H(008x), H(027), H(037, 2), H(101), H(104), VO. decoction roots
H(020) snake, H(051) paludism, H(082)astma, H(113)joints and bone pains, H(169)hernia, VO. infusion leaves
H(034) heart pains, H(169) hernia, dried powdered roots added to tea
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: kikulagembe (Matumbi), mkulagembe (Swahili), mnepulo (Ndengereko)
Reference HF 1k
Author: Ferry, M.P. , M. Gessain & R. Gessain
Title: Ethnobotanique Tenda. Documents du Centre de recherches anthropologiques du Musée de l'Homme.Laboratoire associé au Centre national de la recherche scientifique, 180 p., (1 mai 1974)
Symptoms: H(113), H(130), H(169)
Recipes: H(113), H(130), mistletoe in H2O, wash the joints (paralysy)
H(169), roots decoction, boiled, VO, hernia
Region: West Africa
Country: Senegal (region between the towns of Kedougou et Yukunkun)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Official name: Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Family: Ebenaceae
Pictures: Diospyros_mespiliformis2.jpg , HA06Diospyros_mespiliformis.jpg , HA06Diospyros_mesp.jpg , Diospyros_mespiliformis1.jpg
Reference HT 32
Author: Traore, M.
Title: Le Recours à la Pharmacopée Traditionnelle Africaine dans le Nouveau Millénaire :<< Cas des Femmes Herboristes de Bamako >> http://www.codesria.org/Archives/ga10/Abstracts%20GA%201-5/AIDS_Traore.htm In "Grey littérature"
Symptoms: H(005), H(022), H(068), H(169)
Recipes: H(005) pregnant femal oedema, H(022) delivery, H(068) onchocerciasis, H(169) hernia, ONS of Diospyros mespiliformis, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: diomba, sounsounfin (Malinke)

1 reference(s) for Diplorhynchus condylocarpon (Muell. Arg.) Pichon
Official name: Diplorhynchus condylocarpon (Muell. Arg.) Pichon
Family: Apocynaceae
Synonyms: Diplorhynchus angolensis Büttner; Diplorhynchus angustifolia Stapf; Diplorhynchus condylocarpon subsp. mossambicensis (Benth. ex Oliv.) P.A.Duvign.
Pictures: Diplorhynchus_condylocarpon1.jpg , Diplorhynchus_condylocarpon2.jpg , Diplorhynchus_condylocarpon3.jpg
Reference HC 13a
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.I. Pteridophytes and Angiosperms (Acanthaceae to Canellaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 21, pp. 253 - 277, (1987)
Symptoms: H(026), H(027), H(033), H(037), H(051), H(100), H(101), H(104), H(169), H(173), H(179)
Recipes: H(026), roots + H2O cold, extract, VO.
H(027), roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(037),pneumo, roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(037), cough, roots cooked with meat, soup, VO.
H(051), roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(100) gono., roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(101), VO. decoction (H2O) roots of Clausena anisata, Diplorhynchus condylocarpon, Teclea simplicifolia
H(101), H(179)kidney problems, roots decoction (H2O) of Entada abyssinica , Diplorhynchus condylocarpon, VO.
H(104) belly, roots cooked with meat, soup, VO.
H(169)hernia, roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(173), roots, decoction (H2O), VO. H(173), ashes of leaves of Clausena anisata, Diplorhynchus condylocarpon, Teclea simplicifolia on the affected parts
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: mtogo (Bena, Swahili, Zigua), mulondo (Zaramo)

1 reference(s) for Dodonaea viscosa (L.) Jacq.
Official name: Dodonaea viscosa (L.) Jacq.
Family: Sapindaceae
Synonyms: Dodonaea angustifolia L. f.
Pictures: Dodonaea_viscosa1.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa2.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa4.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa8.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa3.jpg , HL13Dodonaea_viscosa.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa6.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa5.jpg , HR08Dodonaea_viscosa.jpg , Dodonaea_viscosa7.jpg
Reference HM 29
Author: Mahonge, C. P. I., J. V. Nsenga, E. J. Mtengeti and A. Z. Mattee
Title: Utilization of medicinal plants by Waluguru people in east Uluguru mountains Tanzania. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, (2008) Volume 3 (4) pp. 121 - 134 (2006) http://journals.sfu.ca/africanem/index.php/ajtcam/article/view/129/136
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169), to chew the raw roots of Dodonaea viscosa or to boil the roots, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (eastern Uluguru mountains)
Vernacular name: mhangehenge (Luguru)

1 reference(s) for Dracaena steudneri Engl.
Official name: Dracaena steudneri Engl.
Family: Dracaenaceae
Pictures: Dracaena_steudneri1.jpg , Dracaena_steudneri2.jpg , Dracaena_steudneri3.jpg , HR08Dracaena_steud.jpg , HR08Dracaena_steudneri.jpg
Reference HM 42
Author: Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title: Ethnomedicine of the Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Part 2: The medicinal plants of Katoro Ward, Bukoba District Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2010, 6:19 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-6-19 + Additional file
Symptoms: H(037), H(078), H(082), H(127), H(169)
Recipes: H(037) chest problems in children, H(078) treatment for fibroids and women who are not conceving, H(082) asthma, H(127) splenomegaly, H(169) hernia, leaves Dracaena steudneri are burnt and the ash mixed with Sodium Bicarbonate which the patient then licks
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Kagera Region, Katoro Ward)
Vernacular name: mgorogoro

1 reference(s) for Echinops amplexicaulis Oliv.
Official name: Echinops amplexicaulis Oliv.
Family: Asteraceae
Reference HK 54
Author: Kamatenesi, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa, A. Acipa
Title: Medicinal plants of Otwal and Ngai Sub Counties in Oyam District, Nothern Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2011), 7:7 doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-7-7
Symptoms: H(020), H(037), H(100), H(104), H(169), H(184)
Recipes: H(020) snake bite, roots of Echinops amplexicaulis are crushed and mixed in cold H2O, extract drunk one glass twice a day
H(037) tuberculosis, roots are crushed and boiled, extract drunk quarter glass for adults twice a day for children
H(100) syphilis, H(156) whooping cough, , roots of Echinops amplexicaulis are crushed and mixed in cold H2O, extract drunk one glass twice a day
H(104) stomachache, roots are crushed and boiled, extract drunk 200ml once a day
H(169) hernia scrotal, roots are crushed and mixed in cold H2O, extract drunk
H(184) hydrocele, roots are crushed and mixed in cold H2O, extract drunk one glass three times a day
Region: East Africa
Country: Northern Uganda (Oyam District)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Official name: Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Family: Palmae
Pictures: Elaeis_guineensis5.jpg , Elaeis_guineensis2.jpg , Elaeis_guineensis7.jpg , Elaeis_guineensis4.jpg , Elaeis_guineensis6.jpg , Elaeis_guineensis3.jpg , Elaeis_guineensis1.jpg , HA05Elaeis_guineensis.jpg
Reference HB 30b
Author: Betti, J. L.
Title: An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants among the baka pygmies in the Dja biosphere reserve, Cameroon. African Study Monographs, 25 (1) : 1 - 27, March 2004
Symptoms: H(014), H(018), H(051), H(109), H(169)
Recipes: H(014) scabies, palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, ashes of stems of Raphia mombuttorum
H(018, 8), palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, roots of Alchornea floribunda, scarifications
H(018), palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, roots ashes of Celtis midbraedii, scarifications
H(018, 2), palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, roots ashes of Haumania danckelmaniana, scarifications
H(018), palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, roots ashes of Pentaclethra macrophylla, scarifications
H(018, 4), palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, roots ashes of Polyalthia suaveolens, scarifications
H(018, 5), palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, roots ashes of Scleria boivinii, scarifications
H(051) paludism palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, ashes of stems barks of Piptadeniastrum africanum, scarification
H(051) paludism palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, ashes of stems barks of Polyalthia suaveolens, scarifications
H(109) lumbago, palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, ashes of stems of Alchornea adianthifolia, scarifications
H(109, 2) lumbago, palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, ashes of stems barks of Funtumia elastica, scarifications
H(109, 3) lumbago, palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, roots ashes of Hua gabonii, scarifications
H(109, 3) lumbago, palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, ashes of stems barks of Panda oleosa, scarifications
H(109, 2) lumbago, palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, ashes of stems barks of Terminalia superba, scarifications
H(169, 3), palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, stems barks of Myrianthus arboreus, maceration, VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Cameroon (Dja reserve)
Vernacular name: not registrated by the author

1 reference(s) for Elaeodendron buchananii (Loes.) Loes.
Official name: Elaeodendron buchananii (Loes.) Loes.
Family: Celastraceae
Synonyms: Cassine buchananii Loes.
Reference HM 42
Author: Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title: Ethnomedicine of the Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Part 2: The medicinal plants of Katoro Ward, Bukoba District Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2010, 6:19 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-6-19 + Additional file
Symptoms: H(109), H(139), H(169)
Recipes: H(109) backache, H(139) aphrodisiac, H(169) hernia, roots of Carissa spinarum are boiled with the bark of Elaedendron buchanannii or a powder made from pounding the roots of this species mixed with the bark of Elaedendron buchanannii is taken with tea. They can also be mixed with Tragia furialis roots
H(139) aphrodisiac (very strong), roots of Elaeodendron buchananii are boiled with water and the decoction taken as tea or the powder made from dried roots is taken with porridge.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Kagera Region)
Vernacular name: omuharanyi

2 reference(s) for Fagara chalybea (Engl.) Engl.
Official name: Fagara chalybea (Engl.) Engl.
Family: Rutaceae
Reference HC 13e
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.V. Angiosperms (Passifloraceae to Sapindaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 33, pp. 143 - 157, (1991)
Symptoms: H(005), H(014), H(026), H(033), H(068), H(101), H(104), H(139), H(156), H(169)
Recipes: H(005), H(014), H(026), H(033), H(068), H(101), H(104), H(156)whooping cough, H(169), VO., decoction roots
H(139)aphrodisiac, VO., decoction roots + chicken meat
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: mhunungu, mjafari (Swahili, Zaramo), mkiti (Zigua), Msele (Pare), namavele (Makua)
Reference HH 06c
Author: Hedberg I., O. Hedberg, P.J. Madati, K.E. Mshigeni, E.N. Mshiu & G. Samuelsson
Title: Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Tanzania. III. Plants of the families Papilionaceae - Vitaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 9, pp. 237 - 260 (1983)
Symptoms: H(014), H(068), H(103), H(104), H(113), H(175), H(169)
Recipes: H(014) dermatosis, a) cold bath with decoction of leaves, - b) inhalation of smoke of burned leaves, - c) local application, juice of pounded leaves of Acalypha fruticosa, Zanthoxylum chalybeum, Suregada zanzibariensis, - d) inhalation of smoke of burned leaves of Acalypha fruticosa, Zanthoxylum chalybeum, Suregada zanzibariensis, - e) paste of fresh leaves in local application , - f) roots of Acalypha fruticosa, Zanthoxylum chalybeum, Suregada zanzibariensis, decoction, VO.
H(068), bilharziosis, roots extract in cold H2O,VO.
H(103), painful teeth which have a tendency to fall out, ONS, RNS
H(104), internal stomach pain boil yielding pus, roots, decoction, VO.
H(104), roots, leaves, stem barks, powder in warm H2O ? VO.
H(113) + H(175), rheumatism, roots ground with little water and the mixture is applied to painful areas
H(169), roots, leaves, stem barks, powder in warm H2O ? VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania
Vernacular name: mndungu, mjafari, mtata, mpombo, mrungurungu, mnuwgu, mhombo (Zigua), msele (Tanga district)

2 reference(s) for Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name: Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family: Moraceae
Synonyms: Ficus sur Forssk.
Pictures: Ficus_capensis2.jpg , Ficus_capensis3.jpg , HA03Ficus_capensis.jpg , Ficus_capensis1.jpg
Reference HC 13d
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.IV. Angiosperms (Mimosaceae to Papilionaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 29, pp. 295 - 323, (1990)
Symptoms: H(016), H(157), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(016), pounded leaves + H2O, the liquid is used to wash the breast
H(157) convulsion, H(169) hernia, H(201) madness, VO. decoction (H2O) rootbarkFicus capensis , Strychnos madagascariensis (Mtonga)
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: mkuyu (Swahili)
Reference HD 15
Author: Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title: Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(013) boil, latex du fruit of Ficus capensis, local application
H(169), old leaves of Ficus., decoction (1 l. H2O), VO. 100 ml., morning and evening
Region: Central Africa
Country: Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Gardenia ternifolia Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name: Gardenia ternifolia Schumach. & Thonn.
Family: Rubiaceae
Synonyms: Gardenia medicinalis Vahl ex Schum.
Pictures: HA05Gardenia_ternifolia.jpg , HA06Gardenia_ternifolia.jpg , Gardenia_ternifolia2.jpg , Gardenia_ternifolia1.jpg
Reference HA 06
Author: Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi , L. Dan Dicko, H. Daouda, M. Delmas, S. de Souza, M. Garba, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, D. N'Glo, J.-L. Reynal, M. Saadou
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Niger. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 250 p., (1980) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169) umbilical new born, ripe fruit of Gardenia ternifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Niger
Vernacular name: n'kondi (Zarma)

1 reference(s) for Grewia bicolor Juss.
Official name: Grewia bicolor Juss.
Family: Tiliaceae
Pictures: Grewia_bicolor1.jpg , HA06Grewia_bicolor.jpg
Reference HC 13f
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.VI. Angiosperms (Sapotaceae to Zingiberaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp. 83 - 103, (1993)
Symptoms: H(028), H(033), H(037), H(145), H(157), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(028), H(033) femal, H(037) cough, H(145), H(157), H(169), H(201), roots decoction, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: mkele (Zaramo), mkole (Zigua)

2 reference(s) for Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Official name: Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Family: Simaroubaceae
Synonyms: Harrisonia occidentalis Engl.
Pictures: HA07Harrisonia_abyssinica.jpg , Harrisonia_abyssinica1.jpg
Reference HC 13f
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.VI. Angiosperms (Sapotaceae to Zingiberaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp. 83 - 103, (1993)
Symptoms: H(001), H(037), H(068), H(091), H(100), H(101), H(139), H(157), H(169)
Recipes: H(001), H(091), roots are cooked of Harrisonia abyssinica , Vigna unguiculata in the soup
H(037) pleurisy, H(068)bilh, H(100) gono., H(101), H(139), H(169), decoction (H2O) roots, VO.
H(157) childs, decoction (H2O) of roots of Capsicum frutescens, Flueggea virosa, Harrisonia abyssinica, Lantana viburnoides, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: mkunzu (Zigua), mkusu (Saamba, Swahili, Zigua)
Reference HT 28
Author: Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title: Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003)
Symptoms: H(004), H(018), H(020), H(051), H(093), H(100), H(125), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(004) wound, infusion of leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica, local application
H(018) migraine, roots powder of Harrisonia in scarifications and in nostrils
H(020) snake, infusion of roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
H(051) fever, infusion of leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
H(093) antidote, decoction of roots of Harrisonia in banana beer "tonto", VO.
H(100) syphilis, decoction of roots powder of leaves of Harrisonia in tea
H(125) miss odetranspiration, roots powder of Harrisonia in tea
H(169) hernia infusion or decoction of roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
H(201) insanity, infusion of roots of Harrisonia , instillation in nostrils
H(201) bad spirits, to smoke roots and leaves of Harrisonia
H(201) remove spells, roots powder in scarifications
H(201) gardens protection, roots of Harrisonia plantées planted in the garden
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name: lushaike

1 reference(s) for Heeria insignis (Delile) Kuntze
Official name: Heeria insignis (Delile) Kuntze
Family: Anacardiaceae
Synonyms: Ozoroa insignis Del.
Pictures: Heeria_insignis5.jpg , Heeria_insignis6.jpg , HA06Heeria_insignis.jpg , Heeria_insignis2.jpg , Heeria_insignis3.jpg , Heeria_insignis4.jpg
Reference HM 33
Author: Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title: Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms: H(008), H(008), H(013), H(027y), H(051), H(053), H(068), H(104), H(113), H(151), H(169)
Recipes: H(008) dysentery, H(008) + H(104) intestinal pains, leaves of Ozoroa insignis, maceration, VO.
H(013) ulcerus, powder of roots of Ozoroa insignis, RNS.
H(027y) cure post-partum, stems with leaves of Ozoroa., to boil, RNS.
H(051) fevers, H(113) lameness, decoction of leaves of Ozoroa., VO.
H(053) otitis, soft leaves of Ozoroa., brioyées in H2O, RNS.
H(068) vermifuge, trunks barks of Ozoroa insignis, barks of Stereospermum kunthianum, RNS.
H(068) vermifuge, roots of Ozoroa insignis, to scrapes, RNS.
H(151) hypertensions, decoction of stems with leaves of de Ozoroa., fumigations, bath
H(169) hernies, roots decoction of Ozoroa., RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: kalakari, jolisigi (Bambara), kalakari, jolijèni (Malinke), shiala, tifaama, cifaama (Minyanka), tufaama, cifaama (Senoufo), sisan (Bwa), nyènèkwèrè, sufogokala (Bobo-fing), sènè-bilè (Dogon), taka kulehi (Peuhl)

1 reference(s) for Heinsia pulchella (G. Don) K. Schum.
Official name: Heinsia pulchella (G. Don) K. Schum.
Family: Rubiaceae
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(004), H(006), H(016), H(018), H(034), H(037), H(038), H(053), H(076), H(091), H(100), H(104), H(113), H(139), H(139), H(169), H(187), H(201)
Recipes: H(004) wounds in the uterus accompanied flow and of pain, pound together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and of Steganotaenia araliacea with roots of Heinsia crinita and young leaves of Annona senegalensis. Apply as a poultice on the uterus from morning till night for 6 consecutive days.
H(006) purgative, juice of leaves or stems as vulnerary.
H(016) swollen and painful breasts (nsansi), decoction of leaves of Morinda lucida, roots of Heinsia crinita and Aloe congolensis.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(018) heavy head seeming to melt in children, constant crying and tends to H(099) epilepsy; by adults : nose with spicy and ticklish body sweating and pain (kisungu ki ntu muntu), boil together barks of Hallea stipulosa and of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var..., leaves and roots of Heinsia crinita and roots of Dichrostachys cinerea.To filter and drink ½ glass 2 times per day. pour few drops in the nose, 2 times per day.
H(034) heart palpitations accompanied of falling down and of drooling (matuta), pound together Aloe congolensis with roots of Heinsia crinita, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, and roots of Millettia eetveldeana. macerate the pounded mixture in H2O and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(037) pneumonie, barks of roots decoction in palm wine , VO. 3 times per day)
H(037) tuberculosis, barks of roots (decoction in palm wine) , VO. 3 times per day for 1 month, associate a taking or decoction of barks of roots in enema once a day
H(037) cough, boil together Cymbopogon densiflorus with roots of Heinsia crinita and of Xylopia aethiopica. Filter and put in a bottle add 1 tablespoon of sugar. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(038) diseases of the uterus (kiziba), decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Tapinanthus poggei, Sarcocephalus latifolius, roots of Millettia drastica, of Heinsia crinita and Steganotaenia araliacea.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of taking , VO. or enema the prescribed medication against the microfilariae. Prohibited food : oil, hot peper, egg, drink cold waterr or wash with cold water
H(053) earaches, scrape barks of trunk of Heinsia crinita, macerated in palm wine, filter and apply nasal drops, 2 times per day.
H(076) inflammation of the gums,- decoction of roots
H(091) anemia, decoction of the mixing of plants below : roots of Heinsia crinita, Manotes expansa, Curcuma longa, leaves of Costus phyllocephalus and la termitière des termites comestibles.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : VO. du café
H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Heinsia crinita, of Morinda lucida and of Craterispermum schweinfurthii; leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, rhizomes of Kikwa ki mpata sp., barks or roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... and the barks of Hallea stipulosa.To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(104) stomach pain (gastritis), boil together roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of Heinsia crinita, fruits of lemons sliced and les tranches d’oignon.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(113) rheumatism, pound then decoction in palm wine or of sugarcane the mixing of the following plants : leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum, roots of Heinsia crinita, of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; leaves of Milicia excelsa and of Ocimum gratissimum ; fruits of Aframomum melegueta and leaves of Sansevieria bracteata. press, filter with a white cloth, add a bit of ancestral salt and rub members 2 times per day
H(139) male infertility, non-erection of the penis, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Schwenkia americana, Mondia whitei, Croton mubango (barks), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), Dorstenia psilurus, Garcinia huillensis (roots), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), 3 tablespoons of coffee powder and 3 tablespoons dried leaves of tea.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(139) male infertility, non-erection of the penis, pound together and decoction in palm wine roots of Heinsia crinita, of Dorstenia psilurus and of Mondia whitei with seeds of Monodora angolensis and l’Allium sativum.To filter and drink 1 glass, once at night
H(169) hernia, boil together roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and rhizomes d’Anchomanes difformis with roots of Heinsia crinita. Do the enema After filtration VO. 1 glass, 1 time per day with an interval of 1 day.
H(169) hernia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Garcinia kola (seeds), Cola acuminata (seeds), Heinsia crinita (seeds), Annona senegalensis (leaves) and roots or fruits d’Anisopyllea quangensis.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning : This medication is for adults. It is also prohibited of eating lemons for the duration of the treatment. Prohibited food : pumpkin, beverages, pepers, les leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum as vegetables.
H(187) testicles blocked in the lower abdomen cause of the baby's crying and H(139) adult impotence (nsunda), decoction of the mixing of Heinsia crinita with rhizomes of Kikwa ki mpata sp and barks of Pentaclethra macrophylla.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. This medication may also be taken rectally, 1 glass 1 time per day. The child must wear a sheet of tobacco on hips.
H(201) madness, crush and macerate in palm wine the following plants : Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Abrus precatorius (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Brillantaisia patula and seeds of red peanuts (Arachis hypogaea).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day, for 3 consecutive days.
H(201) madness, boil together leaves of Hymenocardia ulimoides, roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii and of Heinsia crinita; peanut seeds (Arachis hypogaea) and dry tea leaves. Filter and bottling and adding 1 tablespoon of sugar in each bottle and drink ½ glass morning and afternoon. In the evening, pound the stems of Costus phyllocephalus and Cyperus articulatus. Put the mixture in a single bottle and let stand overnight, and drink ½ glass of the bottle.
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: nsiamuna, kinketi, kibua (Kikongo), mbotunu (Kiyanzi)

1 reference(s) for Holarrhena africana DC.
Official name: Holarrhena africana DC.
Family: Apocynaceae
Synonyms: Holarrhena floribunda (G. Don) Dur. & Schinz
Reference HF 01
Author: Fernandez de la Pradilla, C.
Title: Des plantes qui nous ont guéris. Jeunesse d'Afrique, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso,Tome 1, 208 p., (1981), Tome 2, 101 p., (1985) Plantes médicinales contre les hépatites. Pabre, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 62 p., (1988)
Symptoms: H(097), H(104), H(162), H(169)
Recipes: H(097, 2), barks from the underground part of Holarrhena africana, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens of Aframomum melegueta, seeds of Zea mays, to dry, diluted powder, VO. + lemon juice
H(104), barks of the underground part of Holarrhena africana, seeds of Zea mays, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, powder, VO. in le meal
H(162), H(007), leaves of Holarrhena., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(169), umbilical hernia, barks from the underground part of Holarrhena africana, seeds of Zea mays, ripe fruit d Capsicum frutescens, powder, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Burkina Faso
Vernacular name: not registered

2 reference(s) for Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Official name: Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Family: Lamiaceae
Synonyms: Hoslundia oppositifolia P. Beauv.
Pictures: Hoslundia_opposita2.jpg , Hoslundia_opposita1.jpg , HR08Hoslundia_opposita.jpg
Reference HA 03
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. K
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(004), H(006), H(013), H(104), H(124), H(169)
Recipes: H(004) wound, leaves of Hoslundia opposita, RNS.
H(006) + H(104), H(104), fige feuillée of Hoslundia., to grind (H2O), VO.
H(013) abscess, whole plant, decoction (H2O, to washt
H(124) haemorrhage, leaves juice of Hoslundia., RNS.
H(169) inguinale, leaves of Hoslundia., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Benin
Vernacular name: hlatchamadido (Fon, Goun), lanmè (Watchi)
Reference HT 28
Author: Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title: Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003)
Symptoms: H(001), H(020), H(094), H(126), H(169)
Recipes: H(001) sty, juice of fruit, ocular instilation
H(020) snakes, roots of Hoslundia opposita, to chew et faire un cataplasm
H(094) haemorrhoids, leaves in the rectum
H(126) jaundice, infusion of leaves of Hoslundia, VO.
H(169) hernia, roots of Hoslundia in hot tea, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name: nfodo

1 reference(s) for Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Official name: Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Family: Hymenocardiaceae
Pictures: Hymenocardia_acida2.jpg , Hymenocardia_acida4.jpg , Hymenocardia_acida1.jpg , HA05Hymenocardia_acida.jpg , Hymenocardia_acida3.jpg
Reference HD 15
Author: Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title: Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms: H(008), H(018), H(027), H(033), H(037), H(053), H(077), H(091), H(094), H(099), H(104), H(118), H(169)
Recipes: H(008, 6), barks of Hymenocardia., to scrape, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO. ; childs, 1 soup spoon ; adults, 50 ml., 2 X / day
H(018), to scrape the bark of Hymenocardia + 25 ml. H2O, to filter, 1 drop in each nostril
H(027, 2), roots, barks of Hymenocardia acida, roots of Anisophyllea quangensis, decoction (H2O), VO., 2 soup spoons, morning and evening
H(033, 3) femal, leaves of Vitex madiensis, barks of Hymenocardia acida, decoction (1 l H2O), VO. 100 ml, 3 X/ day during 1 mois
H(037, 5) bronchitis, leaves of Abrus precatorius of Dacryodes edulis of Hymenocardia acida, decoction (H2O), VO. : 50 ml. ;, 3x / day
H(037) tuberculose, leaves of Hymenocardia., decoction (1l. H2O), VO. ; childs, 1 soup spoon ; adults, 200 ml., 3 X / day
H(053), fruits of Hymenocardia., juice, 1 drop in each ear
H(053, 2), juice of leaves of Ocimum gratissimum of Hymenocardia acida, instillation auriculaire , 1 drop in each ear, morning and evening
H(053, 2), leaves of Hymenocardia acida of Ocimum gratissimum, juice, 1 drop in each ear, morning and evening
H(077), to scrape the bark au niveau des noeuds, VO.
H(091, 4) anaemia, roots of Hymenocardia., to dry, powder in food ; childs, 1 coffee spoon ; adults ; 1 soup spoon
H(094), barks of Hymenocardia., decoction (H2O), VO. 100 ml., 3 X / day + hip-bath
H(099) epilepsy, leaves of Vitex madiensis of Crossopteryx febrifugum of Hymenocardia acida, juice, 1 drop in each eye, 1 X / day
H(104, 2) gastric ulcer, stems with leaves of Hymenocardia, decoction (H2O), VO. 100 ml., 3 X / day
H(118, 6) angina, barks of Hymenocardia., decoction (1 l. H2O), inhalations, 3 X / day
H(169), roots of Nauclea latifolia, barks of Crossopteryx febrifuga of Hymenocardia acida, decoction (H2O), VO. 50 ml., 3 X / day until recovery
Region: Central Africa
Country: Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Hyptis pectinata (L.) Poir.
Official name: Hyptis pectinata (L.) Poir.
Family: Lamiaceae
Pictures: Hyptis pectinata3.jpg , Hyptis pectinata2.jpg , HA07Hyptis_pectinata.jpg , Hyptis_pectinata.jpg
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(034), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(034), aerian part of Hyptis pectinata, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(169) inguinal, aerian part of Aspilia africana of Hyptis pectinata, powder, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(201) depressive psychosis, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Argemone mexicana of Brillantaisia kirungae of Hyptis pectinata of Brillantaisia mahonii, powders, decoction (H2O), inhalation
H(201) depressive psychosis, whole plant of Hyptis., pulp, to dilute (H2O), to filter, drops in nose
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Official name: Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Indigofera_arrecta1.jpg , Indigofera_arrecta2.jpg , HA05Indigofera_arrecta.jpg
Reference HC 13d
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.IV. Angiosperms (Mimosaceae to Papilionaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 29, pp. 295 - 323, (1990)
Symptoms: H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(169), hernia, VO. decoction (H2O) roots barks
H(201), mental illness, VO. , roots barks, decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: mkwamba maji (Swahili), nyanje (Pare)

1 reference(s) for Ipomoea involucrata P. Beauv.
Official name: Ipomoea involucrata P. Beauv.
Family: Convolvulaceae
Pictures: HA03Ipomoea_involucrata.jpg , Ipomoea_involucrata4.jpg , Ipomoea_involucrata5.jpg , Ipomoea_involucrata3.jpg , Ipomoea_involucrata2.jpg
Reference HK 23
Author: Krüger, N. & M.
Title: Beobachtungen zur traditionellen Medizin der Mende in Sierra Leone. Curare, Sonderband, 3, 325 -336, (1985)
Symptoms: H(048), H(082), H(169)
Recipes: H(048),whole plant, prevention, compress
H(082), H(169),whole plant, compress
Region: West Africa
Country: Sierra Leone
Vernacular name: ndondokei (Cibemba)

1 reference(s) for Jatropha curcas L.
Official name: Jatropha curcas L.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms: Jatropha acerifolia Salisb.; Jatropha afrocurcas Pax.
Pictures: Jatropha_curcas4.jpg , HA05Jatropha _curcas.jpg , Jatropha_curcas1.jpg , Jatropha_curcas2.jpg , Jatropha_curcas3.jpg
Reference HT 28
Author: Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title: Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003)
Symptoms: H(004), H(013), H(022), H(026), H(030) H(091), H(103), H(169)
Recipes: H(004) wound, H(169) hernia, ONS., RNS.
H(013) boils, cataplasm of leaves of Jatropha
H(022) parturition (made easier), H(030) rétention placenta, infusion of roots of Jatropha curcas, VO.
H(026) règles douloureuses, decoction of roots of Jatropha., VO.
H(091) lameness, fumigation of leaves of Jatropha.
H(103) tooth aches, massage of gums with hot leaves of Jatropha.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name: kilowa

1 reference(s) for Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Official name: Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Family: Bignoniaceae
Synonyms: Kigelia pinnata (Jacq.) DC.; Kigelia aculifolia Engl. ex Sprague
Pictures: Kigelia_africana3.jpg , Kigelia_africana1.jpg , Kigelia_africana2.jpg , HA06Kig_africana.jpg
Reference HT 21
Author: Tra Bi Fézan, H.
Title: Utilisations des plantes, par l'homme, dans les forêts classées du Haut-Sassandra et de Scio, en Côte-d'Ivoire. Thèse de Doctorat, 3ème cycle, Université de Cocody-Abidjan, Faculté des Sciences et Techniques, (1997)
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169), barks of Kigelia africana, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Ivory Coast (forest of Scio)
Vernacular name: not registered

2 reference(s) for Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Official name: Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Family: Lamiaceae
Pictures: HA05Leonotis_nepetaefolia.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia3.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia2.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia1.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia_fa05095.jpg , HR08Leonotis_nepetaefolia.jpg , Leonotis_nepetaefolia_fa05094.jpg
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(077), H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(077) treat vomiting, ONS., RNS
H(104) fruits used to prepare medicine for abdominal pain, RNS..
H(169) Used for discorders in female reproduction locally called hernias of women, , ONS., RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name: lunsongi, dinsong, ma mwa nsongi (Kikongo)
Reference HB 22
Author: Bilo, H. & C. Bilo - Groen
Title: Herbalism in Seychelles. Curare, Sonderband, 3, 393 - 402, (1985)
Symptoms: H(095x), H(169)
Recipes: H(095x) + H(169), leaves, infusion, VO.
Region: Seychelles
Country: Seychelles
Vernacular name: monte au ciel, dacca (local), lion's ear (English)

2 reference(s) for Mangifera indica L.
Official name: Mangifera indica L.
Family: Anacardiaceae
Pictures: Mangifera indica2.jpg , Mangifera indica4.jpg , Mangifera indica3.jpg , HA21Mangifera_indica.jpg , Mangifera indica5.jpg , Mangifera indica1.jpg
Reference HB 50
Author: Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title: Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169) hernia, roots of Mangifera indica macerated in H2O, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name: mumanga (Chindau)
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(018), H(034), H(051), H(068), H(075x), H(091), H(094), H(100), H(101), H(109), H(113), H(130), H(169), H(187), H(189)
Recipes: H(018), H(051) difference of temperature in the body accompanied by headache (wumba), decoction with plenty of water, the mixing of leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, of Sapium cornutum, of Lippia multiflora, of Pentaclethra eetveldeana, of Hymenocardia acida, of l’Ocimum gratissimum, of Annona senegalensis, of Bridelia ferruginea, of Millettia eetveldeana and of Mangifera indica, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Steganotaenia araliacea. apply steam bath. Once cooled bath filter a portion and do an enema at the rate of one drink per day. With the other part of the still warm mixture, wash the whole body, 2 times per day and do an enema It is recommended not to repeat of the steam bath because of dehydration.
H(018) headaches, leaves pulverized, RNS.
H(034), H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations (katuti), pound together the following plants : rape ananas (Ananas comosus), barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and Saccharum officinarum; press, filter and Exposure to sunlight for three days. VO. Then one table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), boil together leaves of Vitex madiensis, of Morinda lucida, of Mangifera indica, d’Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia , of Vernonia amygdalina, of Rhipsalis baccifera (with spines) and Desmodium velutinum.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(075x) person who eats without satiate (n’gewu = vevi), pound together the following plants : rape Ananas comosus, barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; Dorstenia psilurus, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and sugarcane. Press, filter and exposure to the sun for three days. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plants: Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (fruits), barks of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum, Cyperus articulatus, Capsicum frutescens, Aframomum melegueta, barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, roots of Landolphia owariensis (barks), Mondia whitei, roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Dorstenia psilurus, roots of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Garcinia huillensis., dilute in water, macerate and let stand overnight. Press well and filter then put in bottles adding a table spoon of sugar in each one. Expose the full solution bottles in the sun for three days. Drink ½ glass, one time in the evening. Warning this medicine may cause dizziness but we must continue the treatment.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound together the following plants : barks of Mangifera indica and of Newbouldia laevis and Chenopodium ambrosioides. Macerating the mixture in water and sift, then drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea, boil together the following plants: Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Mondia whitei, Mangifera indica (barks of trunk).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, to roast then crush together with Monodora angolensis (seeds), Pterocarpus angolensis (red powder) and white clay, the mixing of barks of Hymenocardia acida, of Mangifera indica (barks) and of Caloncoba welwitschii. eat 1 teaspoon of the powder with some water, 2 times per day.
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi ki nsonso), boil together the following plants: Cyperus articulatus, Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Annona senegalensis (roots), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Mangifera indica (barks of trunk), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Hallea stipulosa (barks of trunk); Filter and do an enema 1 glass 1 time per day.
H(113) joint diseases (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, of barks of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Gossypium barbadense, of barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, of barks of Mangifera indica, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, roots of Annona senegalensis, of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of barks of trunk of Croton mubango; take two bottles of solution, to filter and drink 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Keep the rest in the pot and reheat to massage members in the morning and the evening.
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan and of Gossypium barbadense, Cymbopogon citratus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Mangifera indica, of Croton mubango and of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; prélever 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with teeth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood
H(130) poliomyelitis (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Cymbopogon citratus, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (barks or seeds), Millettia eetveldeana (barks), Mangifera indica (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Lippia multiflora and Croton mubango (barks). decoction with 6 bottles H2O, take 2 bottles to take , VO. ½ of glass, after sift, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : peper, salt grain broken with tooth, oil, egg and mushroom on dead wood.
H(169) hernia (mpiki), pound together the following plants : Xylopia aethiopica (seeds), Hallea stipolusa (barks), Milicia excelsa (barks); Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Mangifera indica (barks of trunk); Macerating the mixture in water, sift and do an enema, 1 glass once a day with interval of 1 day.
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied by effusion of the head (nsingu), pound and boil in 5 bottled water the mixing of the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Cajanus cajan, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, Piper guineense, barks of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius and of Annona senegalensis, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 1 bottle of the filtered solution and make them drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is heated to be applied to the baby's neck, 2 times per day (friction)..
H(189) difficult to take the first step for children., pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, and of Gossypium barbadense; barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cymbopogon citratus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the whole body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with tooth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: manga (Kikongo)

1 reference(s) for Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Official name: Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Microglossa volubilis (Wallich) DC.; Conyza pyrifolia Lam.
Pictures: HA05Microglossa_pyrifolia.jpg , Microglossa_pyrifolia2_AFLORA.jpg , Microglossa_pyrifolia1.jpg
Reference HC 13b
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.II. Angiosperms (Capparidaceae to Ebenaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 25, 3, 339 - 359, (1989)
Symptoms: H(028), H(169)
Recipes: H(028), pounded roots, infusion, VO.
H(169), roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: mfurufuru (Zaramo), mlenga (Zigua)

1 reference(s) for Milicia excelsa (Welw.) C.C. Berg
Official name: Milicia excelsa (Welw.) C.C. Berg
Family: Moraceae
Synonyms: Chlorophora excelsa (Welw) Benth. & Hook.
Pictures: Milicia_excelsa1.jpg , Milicia_excelsa3.jpg , Milicia_excelsa4.jpg , Milicia_excelsa2.jpg
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(033), H(050), H(100), H(113), H(169)
Recipes: 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(050) belly bloat (Mbudi), pound together barks of Milicia excelsa with roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; well macerated in H2O and after sifting do an enema 1 per day with one day interval. It is recommended to make an enema with the mixing of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Crossopteryx febrifuga, the same day as for H(038) diseases related to female (kiziba)
H(100) blennorrhoea, to roast in a pan plants below: Crossopteryx febrifuga (barks), Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia (roots), Piptadeniastrum africanum (barks), Milicia excelsa (barks) and the palm oil tree (inflorescences); crush and apply the powder sur les tattoos made in the lower abdomen, once a day with interval of 1 day. Prohibited food It is strictly forbidden of VO. wine or milk.
H(113) rheumatism, pound the following plants : Aframomum alboviolaceum (stems), Heinsia crinita (roots), Securidaca longenpedunculuta, Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Milicia excelsa (leaves), Ocimum grattissimum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Sansevieria bracteata (leaves). Mix and decoction in palm wine or sugarcane ; press and sift then add a bit of traditional salt. Rub the sick members, 2 times per day
H(113) rheumatism, pound then decoction in palm wine or of sugarcane the mixing of the following plants : leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum, roots of Heinsia crinita, of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; leaves of Milicia excelsa and of Ocimum gratissimum ; fruits of Aframomum melegueta and leaves of Sansevieria bracteata. press, filter with a white cloth, add a bit of ancestral salt and rub members 2 times per day
H(113) rheumatisms (ngalamatisi), pound together then : decoction of the plants below : Aframomum alboviolaceum (leaves and stems) Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Milicia excelsa (leaves), Ocimum gratissimum (rameaux) Chenopodium ambrosioides and Sansevieria guineensis (leaves) ; Sift and mix with traditional salt, rub members 2 times per day with the obtained product. Prohibited food : meat of pork, leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum.
H(169) hernia (mpiki), pound together the following plants : Xylopia aethiopica (seeds), Hallea stipolusa (barks), Milicia excelsa (barks); Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Mangifera indica (barks of trunk); Macerating the mixture in water, sift and do an enema, 1 glass once a day with interval of 1 day.
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: nkamba (Kikongo)

1 reference(s) for Mitragyna stipulosa (DC.) O. Ktze
Official name: Mitragyna stipulosa (DC.) O. Ktze
Family: Rubiaceae
Synonyms: Hallea stipulosa (DC.) Leroy
Pictures: Mitragyna_stipulosa1.jpg , HA05Mitragyna_stipulosa.jpg
Reference HK 60
Author: Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title: Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms: H(026), H(027), H(037), H(050), H(099), H(104), H(158), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(026) dysmenorrhea, H(158) metrorrhagia, decoction of the bark of Mitragyna stipulosa, 3 glasses per day for 14 days.
H(026) dysmenorrhea and H(158) metrorrhagia, macerated leaves of Hallea stipulosa of Rauvolfia vomitoria, enema
H(026) dysmenorrhea, H(158) metrorrhagia, macerated leaves of Hallea stipulosa of Rauvolfia vomitoria, enema
H(027) threats of abortion, H(027) recurrent abortions, roots decoction of Dewevrea bilabiata, Strychnos samba, Alchornea cordifolia, Oxyanthus unilocularis, Hallea stipulosa and Diospyros gabunensis as cooking liquid for the patient's food
H(027) threats of abortion, H(027) recurrent abortions, macerated fresh leaves of Dewevrea bilabiata, Strychnos samba, Alchornea cordifolia, Oxyanthus unilocularis, Hallea stipulosa and Diospyros gabunensis bath
H(037) pneumonia and H(104) gastritis VO. : decoction of leaves, VO.
H(050) belly bloat in the child, decoction of trunk bark of Hallea stipulosa of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, enema
H(104) colic, decoction of trunk bark, VO. or enema
H(099) epilepsy, decoction of the root of Hallea stipulosa of Polyalthia suaveolens, Elaeis guineensis, Trachyphrynium braunianum, Manniophyton fulvum, Diospyros gabunensis, Tricalysia longistipulata, Aframomum laurentii, Costus phyllocephalus, Sarcocephalus latifolius, Thomandersia hensii, Mostuea hirsuta and Microdesmis puberula as liquid for cooking and drinking
H(169) hernia, decoction of the bark and fresh leaves, VO. 1 glass 3 times per day or enema or VO. , 1 dose (+/_ 1/4 liter) per day during 7 days.
H(201) psychosomatic disorders decoction of leaves and branches of Hallea stipulosa of Ocimum gratissimum, Acanthus montanus, Urera trinervis, Mucuna pruriens and Microsorum scolopendria steam bath or expressed juice of these leaves for ocular instillation and nasal
H(201) psychosomatic disorders, decoction of leaves, branches of Urera trinervis of Ocimumum gratissimum, Mucuna pruriens, Hallea stipulosa, Acanthus montanus and Microsorum scolopendria en steam bath
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (City of Lokolela, of Gemena, of Bosobolo, of Karawa, (Gemena (Gbatikombo, Boyambi))
Vernacular name: gbozokonga, wolo (Ngwaka), epopoko (Kinunu), epopoko (Mpama), mokoma (Ngombe)

1 reference(s) for Momordica balsamina L.
Official name: Momordica balsamina L.
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Pictures: Momordica_balsamina1.jpg , Momordica_balsamina2.jpg , HA06Momordica_balsamina.jpg
Reference HA 07
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K.
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(022), H(169)
Recipes: H(022), aerian part of Momordica balsamina, roots of Lawsonia inermis, bark of the undergroud part of Fagara zanthoxyloides, decoction (H2O), VO. + honey
H(169) inguinal, stems with leaves of Momordica. + black soap + lemon, to carbonize, to dilute (H2O), VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Togo
Vernacular name: kédjalè (Akassélem), kingtchapoli, kitchampuli (Bassar)

2 reference(s) for Momordica charantia L.
Official name: Momordica charantia L.
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Pictures: Momordica_charantia2.jpg , Momordica_charantia5.jpg , Momordica_charantia4.jpg , Momordica_charantia7.jpg , Momordica_charantia1.jpg , Momordica_charantia6.jpg , Momordica_charantia3.jpg , HA05Momordica_charantia.jpg
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(006), H(008), H(026), H(034), H(038), H(100), H(104), H(116), H(169), H(168)
Recipes: H(006) + H(104), H(104), ONS. of Momordica charantia of Solanum nigrum, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(008), H(104), leaves juice of Solanum nigrum of Momordica charantia, to dilute (wine), VO. + seeds of Guinea peper
H(026), H(100) blen., H(116) periods regulation, ONS. of Momordica charantia, RNS.
H(034), ONS. of Asystasia gangetica of Momordica charantia of Morinda lucida of Brillantaisia patula , RNS.
H(038) femal, ONS. of Annona arenaria of Celosia trigyna of Solanum sp. of Momordica charantia of Vitex madiensis, RNS.
H(168), stems with leaves of Momordica., to pound, friction
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: lumbuzi (Laadi), lombobosi (Beembe), mbunbulu, mobumbulu (Yoombe, Vili), mabunbulu (Tsaangi), lenzaa (Mbaamba), embusabusu (Tié), lemboshaboshi (Laadi), mbosa mbosi (Yaa)
Reference HD 15
Author: Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title: Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms: H(006), H(037), H(068), H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(006, 2), leaves of Momordica charantia, to pound, to dilute (H20), to filter, enema, 1 X / day, until recovery
H(037, 2), leaves of Momordica., to pound, to dilute (50 ml. H20), to filter, VO., 1 soup spoon, 3 X / day
H(068, 3) helminthiasis, leaves of Momordica., to pound, to dilute (H20), to filter, VO., 1 soup spoon, 3 X / day
H(104), leaves of Momordica., to pound, maceration (H2O), to filter, VO. 100 ml., morning and evening
H(104), stems with leaves of Momordica., decoction (H2O), VO. morning and evening ; childs, 1 coffee spoon ;adults, 100 ml.
H(104), leaves of Momordica charantia, barks of Picralima nitida, decoction (H2O), VO. 100 ml., morning and evening
H(169, 2), leaves of Momordica., to pound, maceration in 100 ml. of palm wine during 6 to 12 H, VO., 1 X / day ; childs, 1 coffee spoon ; adults, 2 soup spoons
Region: Central Africa
Country: Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Mondia whitei (Hook.f.) Skeels
Official name: Mondia whitei (Hook.f.) Skeels
Family: Apocynaceae
Pictures: Mondia_whitei1.jpg , Mondia_whitei2.jpg , Mondia_whitei3.jpg , Mondia_whitei4.jpg
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(014), H(034), H(037), H(091), H(094), H(099), H(100), H(104), H(113), H(116), H(124), H(139), H(162x), H(169), H(170), H(172), H(179), H(201)
Recipes: H(014) acute dermatitis with H(014) itching (mpese), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), termitière, Commelina africana, Mondia whitei, Nymphaea lotus, Clerodendrum formicarum. Mix with la sap of la pulpe des noix of Sclerosperma mannii; macerate, press and add white clay.To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(037) cough, decoction together the following plants : Abrus precatorius, Mondia whitei, Allium sativum, Zingiber officinale, white clay, salt. To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(034), H(091) pronounced emaciation with heart palpitations : this disease can lead to madness or to epilepsy (ngongo), boil together barks of Garcinia kola or of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii or of Mondia whitei, barks of Caloncoba welwitschii, roots and spines ofDichrostachys cinerea and 6 leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena.To filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning :the patient will be very hungry and his stools are pasty
H(187) blocking testicles in the belly may causela H(139) sexual weakness in adults (nsunda), boil together the following plants: Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), male papaya (roots of (Carica papaya), Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), Mondia whitei, Schwenkia americana (roots) and Rhipsalis baccifera (spines).To filter and drink 1 glass, once at night.
H(068) hookworm (nioka-nkanu), boil together in many leaves the mixing of Ocimum basilicum, of Mondia whitei, Allium sativum, Dorstenia psilurus and of Zingiber officinale; to filter and drink ½ glass and at the same time eating a ripe banana, 3 times per day.
H(091) anemia, boil together the following plants: Hymenocardia acida (roots), Manotes expansa, Malungula sp., Mondia whitei and fruits of lemons. Filter and mix with plenty of H2O . exposing the solution in the sun for 3 days and VO. 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day. .
H(091) heaviness and body cooling accompanied of jaundice and of white hair (Kivunda), decoction of the mixing of Musanga cecropioides (leaves and barks of trunk), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Mondia whitei (roots) and Dissotis brazzae (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids (kondu ndia), pound separately and macerated in H2O the mixing of Cyperus articulatus, Zingiber officinale (rhizomes), Cola acuminata (fruits), Mangifera indica (barks), Allium sativum, Piper nigrum (seeds), Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Croton mubango (barks), Nicotiana tabacum (leaves), Landolphia owariensis (roots), Mondia whitei (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Dorstenia psilurus, Bridelia ferruginea (roots) and Garcinia huillensis (roots). let stand overnight. The next day, press well , filter and then bottlings adding 1 tablespoon of sugar in each bottle. Exposure to sunlight the bottles of solution for three consecutive days.To filter and drink ½ glass, 1 time in the evening.
H(099) epilepsy, twist together the following plants : Mondia whitei (leaves), Solanum melongena (leaves), Solanum macrocarpon (leaves), or Solanum aethiopicum (gilo) (leaves); Mix with some water, pour few drops (2 or 3) in the nose, 1 time per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea, boil together the following plants: Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Mondia whitei, Mangifera indica (barks of trunk).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(104) stomach pain (gastritis), pound together then : decoction of the plants below : Mondia whitei, Ocimum basilicum, Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Allium sativum, Ananas comosus (rape ananas); remove from heat when the mixture is hot enough; macerate and filter. Drink ½ glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum, pumpkin, coca and hot peper. Do not VO. alcohol until recovery. It is recommended to respect that instruction for six months after healing.
H(113) rheumatisms, boil together the plants below : Crossopteryx febrifuga (leaves), Bridelia ferruginea (roots) and Mondia whitei (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass once a day
H(116) interruption of menstruation without conception (pregnancy), pound together the following plants : Bridelia ferruginea (roots or barks of trunk), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots), Mondia whitei, Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots or fruits); Macerating the mixture in water, to filter and drink 1 glass, 2 times per day, 10 consecutive days.
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
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), pound and boil in palm wine the mixing of the following plants : Heinsia crinita (roots), Dorstenia psilurus (roots), Mondia whitei (roots), Monodora angolensis (seeds), Allium sativum.To filter and drink 1 glass, 1 time in the evening.
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), decoction of the following plants : Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Schwenkia americana (roots), Mondia whitei (roots), Croton mubango (barks), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), Dorstenia psilurus (roots), Garcinia huillensis (roots), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), 3 spoonfuls of coffee powder and 3 spoonfuls of tea en dry leaves.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning : If the morning dose causes dizziness, It is recommended to take this medication once in the evening.
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), pound and let stand in H2O, mix with following plants : Mondia whitei (roots), patates douces, waste of ripe fruit of Aframomum alboviolaceum; well dilute in H2O, press and filter with a white cloth, then drink 1 glass, 2 times per day.
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), pound whole plants below : Polygala acicularis (leaves), Mondia whitei (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots); to rest 4 days in palm wine or of sugarcane.To filter and drink ¼ of glass, 3 times per day.
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), eat roots of Mondia whitei with peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), the kernel of palm nuts (Elaeis guinensis) or of Cola acuminata (seeds), 2 times per day.
H(162x) disease consists in urinate at night in bed (kiziena-ziena), pound together and decoction of the following plants; Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Mondia whitei, champignon sur bois death and Gossypium barbadense (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(170) ascites (kiungu)), boil together roots of Xylopia aethiopica with those of Mondia whitei; to filter and drink ¼ of glass, 3 times per day.
H(169) hernia, boil together the mixing of plants below : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), papaya(roots of Carica papaya), Rhipsalis baccifera (épices), Mondia whitei (roots) and Schwenkia americana (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(172) elephantiasis (swelling of the legs with light cracks or cracked skin similar to the skin of buffalo, yellowing of the hair and H(014) flaking of the scalp (mvimbu), boil together the plants below : papaya(roots of Carica papaya), Newbouldia laevis (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Bridelia ferruginea (roots), Cissus aralioides, Mondia whitei and Elaeis guineensis (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(179) maux of reins Néphrite (iongeti), pound d’abord puis macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : patates douces, Bridelia ferruginea (roots), Mondia whitei (roots), Aframomum alb - oviolaceum (roots). press and filter with a white cloth, then drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound together the following plants; Commelina africana, Manotes expansa, Brillantaisia patula (leaves and roots), Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves of tomato), Mondia whitei (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria. heat and remove from the heat before boiling, press and filter then drink ½ glass the morning and at noon. Whenever the patient feels worse we need to apply the medication nasal and eye.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound whole plants below : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks), Garcinia kola (barks and seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Newbouldia laevis (barks), Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana, Aframomum melegueta, Polygala acicularis (leaves), successive days and Mondia whitei. decoction of the mixture, filter. After cooling, add barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter on the following days and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: kimbiolongo (Kikongo)

3 reference(s) for Morinda lucida Benth.
Official name: Morinda lucida Benth.
Family: Rubiaceae
Pictures: Morinda_lucida2.jpg , HA05Morinda_lucida.jpg , Morinda_lucida1.jpg
Reference HA 05
Author: Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(007), H(008), H(038), H(091), H(101), H(126), H(135), H(151), H(158), H(169), H(171)
Recipes: H(008), roots, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Morinda., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038) male, H(169), roots, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Morinda., decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(038) male, roots of Morinda., decoction(H2O), hip-bath
H(091), H(135) eupeptique, H(007), leaves of Morinda lucida, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(126), leaves of Morinda., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(151), roots of Morinda., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(158), roots of Morinda., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(168), H(091), H(135) eupeptic, leaves of Morinda lucida, to pound, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(171) sugared, barks of the underground part of Morinda., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: kongobololo (Laadi, Mbosi, Koyo, Laali), kongo bouroulou (Vili), kongo bololo (Akwa)
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(004), H(013), H(006), H(014), H(022), H(033), H(034), H(037), H(051), H(082), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(169), H(173)
Recipes: H(004), H(013), H(173), decoction (H2O) leaves of Morinda lucida, local application
H(006), H(022), H(033) femal, H(104), H(169), barks of the underground part of Morinda lucida, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) tinea, leaves pounded of Morinda lucida, local application
H(014), itch, decoction (H2O) leaves of Morinda lucida, to wash
H(014), barks of the underground part of Morinda lucida, diluted powder in palm oil, friction
H(034), ONS. of Asystasia gangetica of Momordica charantia of Morinda lucida of Brillantaisia patula , RNS.
H(037) cough, H(037) bronchitis, H(082), infusion barks stem, branch, trunk of Morinda lucida, VO.
H(051) new born, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Morinda lucida of Chaetocarpus africanus, decoction (H2O), bath
H(051) paludism, decoction (H2O) barks stem, branch, trunk of Morinda lucida, steam bath
H(109) pain to the back, H(113) rheumatism in joints, leaves juice of Morinda lucida, friction
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: not registered by the author
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(004), H(006), H(016), H(034), H(046), H(051), H(056), H(068), H(094), H(100), H(101), H(104), H(106), H(111), H(127), - - H(143), H(169), H(171), H(187)
Recipes: H(004) malignant wounds, leaves of Morinda lucida boiled in application as a poultice
H(006) constipation , barks pounded (sap) enema
H(016) swollen and painful breasts (nsansi), boil together leaves of Morinda lucida, roots of Heinsia crinita and l’aloè; to filter and drink ½ glass filtrate 2 times per day.
H(034) fast heart beat with H(036) dizziness (vevi), decoction leaves or barks of Morinda lucida; to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass filtrate 2 times per day.
H(046) measles (Kintuntu), decoction leaves or roots of Morinda lucida and VO., 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(046) chickenpox, H(099) epilepsy, decoction of leaves of Morinda lucida; Filter and VO. ½ glass filtrate, 2 times per day
H(051) fever, decoction leaves and of barks
H(051x) yellow fever, aqueous extract of the plant, VO.
H(056) microfilariae, H(068) intestinal worms, H(104) colic, H(171) diabetes, H(113) rheumatisms, VO. decoction leaves of Morinda lucida.
H(056) microfilariae (nioka zi menga), boil all the plants below: ngemba ndundu sp, Conyza sumatrensis, Momordica charantia, Morinda lucida (leaves), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Mondia whitei (roots), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (barks), peels of green banana; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), boil together leaves of Vitex madiensis, Morinda lucida, d’Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia, of Vernonia amygdalina, leaves and spines ofRhipsalis baccifera and of Desmodium velutinum; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(068) intestinal worms, boil together leaves or roots of Morinda lucida to filter and drink, 1/3 of glass , 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, Do the enema with the maceration (H2O) filtré of barks of trunk pounded of Morinda lucida.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound together barks of Hallea stipulosa and of Morinda lucida, of Canarium schweinfurthii and of Bridelia ferruginea (tronc), Hibiscus acetosella of green form, adult leaves of Elaeis guineensis, leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Ficus thonningii, of Alchornea cordifolia and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon; Macerating the mixturein the water of the basin, sit on (rectal bath) and then do an enema of 1 bamboo glass, 1 time per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, boil together barks of Maboto sp, roots of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Morinda lucida; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(100) gonorrhea, filtrate boiled roots, VO., 1/2 glas 3 times per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea (sopisi), boil together the following plants: roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Heinsia crinita, of Morinda lucida and of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, of roots of Kikwa ki mpata sp, of barks or roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... and of Hallea stipulosa; to filter and drink ½ glass filtrate 3 times per day. Prohibited food : take beverages including milk during the entire period of treatment.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, to roast then crush together with Monodora angolensis (seeds), Pterocarpus angolensis (red powder) and white clay, the mixing of barks of Hymenocardia acida, of Mangifera indica (barks) and of Caloncoba welwitschii. eat 1 teaspoon of the powder with some water, 2 times per day.
H(106) facilitate weaning, very bitter decoction leaves applied to the breasts
H(111) burns (tiya), pound together the following plants : Aloe congolensis, Morinda lucida (leaves), and Alchornea cordifolia (leaves); apply on the burning 2 times per day.
H(127) sore of spleen, extract of the plant anally
H(143) smallpox, leaves in total baths
H(169) hernia (Mpiki), boil together or barks of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Maboto sp, roots or barks of Morinda lucida; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(187) testicular swelling, leaves or barks pounded, dilute the paste in some water and take the liquid as enema every night.
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: nsiki (Kikongo), mutie bendazi (Kiyansi), indombe (Bangala), kakate (Kasai), likatikati (Kisuku), isuku (Kiswahili), mududama (Lulua)

1 reference(s) for Musa paradisiaca L.
Official name: Musa paradisiaca L.
Family: Musaceae
Pictures: Musa_paradisiaca1.jpg , Musa_paradisiaca3.jpg , Musa_paradisiaca2.jpg , HA05Musa_paradisiaca.jpg
Reference HK 60
Author: Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title: Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms: H(008), H(033), H(068), H(169)
Recipes: H(008x) diarrhea with blood, ashes of Musa paradisiaca , associated with the embers.VO.
H(033) sterility, maceration of the banana Musa paradisiaca, associated with the latex of Euphorbia sp. , VO.
H(068) intestinal worms, maceration of the bud, VO.
H(169) hernia, maceration of the banana, VO.
H(115) neuralgia, piece of decomposition of the trunk in friction
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Gemena (Mbari), Karawa (Bosasa))
Vernacular name: likemba (Lingala), tokotubo (Ngwaka)

4 reference(s) for Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Official name: Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Family: Rubiaceae
Synonyms: Sarcocephalus esculentus Afzel. ex Sabine
Pictures: Nauclea_latifolia2.jpg , Nauclea_latifolia3.jpg , Nauclea_latifolia1.jpg , HA05Nauclea_latifolia.jpg
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(004), H(006), H(007), H(008), H(013), H(038), H(086), H(100), H(109), H(137), H(169), H(179)
Recipes: H(004), H(013) abscess, H(086) lymphadenitis, roots of Nauclea latifolia, to pound, local application
H(006) + H(104), H(008), H(169), roots of Nauclea latifolia, pulp, enema
H(006) + H(104), H(008), H(169), leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Nauclea latifolia, pulp, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(013) boil, H(007), unripe fruit of Nauclea., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038), H(179), barks stem, branch, trunk of Nauclea latifolia, decoction (wine), VO.
H(056) filariosis, leaves of Nauclea., decoction (H2O), drops in eyes
H(100) blen., H(137) pelvus, barks stem, branch, trunk of Garcinia kola, Nauclea latifolia, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(109), roots of Nauclea., to pound, friction
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: tseenga, byeenga (Laadi), ntumbi (Vili), mutunfi (Beembe), mutumi, mutumo (Tié), munbuoti (Laali), djudju, idzudzu (Mbôsi), idzuzuku (Akwa), iluluku (Kôyô)
Reference HD 15
Author: Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title: Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms: H(004), H(008), H(013), H(015x), H(022), H(026), H(038), H(045), H(051), H(068), H(075), H(094), H(103), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(116x), H(118), H(127), H(130), H(139), H(169), H(178)
Recipes: H(004) wounds, scraped barks of Nauclea latifolia, local application
H(008), roots of Nauclea., decoction (H2O), VO., 2 X / day ; childs, 50 ml. ; adults, 100 ml
H(008), young leaves of Bridelia ferruginea of Annona senegalensis of Nauclea latifolia of Psorospermum febrifugum of Vitex madiensis, VO.
H(013) boil leaves of Nauclea., to soften at the heat of the fire + palm oil, local application
H(015x, 2), 100 gr. of roots of Nauclea latifolia, 100gr. of roots of Quassia africana, decoction in 2 L. H2O, VO., morning and evening ; childs , 1 soup spoon ; adults , 100 ml
H(022) painfull delivery, 200 gr. of roots of Nauclea., decoction (1 l. H2O), VO., 100 ml., morning and evening
H(026), 10 fruits of Elaeis guineensis, 150 gr. of roots of Nauclea latifolia, decoction (1,5 l. H2O), VO. 50 ml., 3 X / day till recovery
H(038, 2) pelvis pains, 150 gr. of roots of Nauclea latifolia, 3 fruits of Citus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO., 100 ml. 3 X / day
H(045, 3) antiseptic urinary canal, 200 gr. of roots of Nauclea., maceration in 1l. H2O during 24 H., VO., 100 ml. morning and evening until recovery
H(051) fever, paludism, roots of Nauclea latifolia and of Senna occidentalis, decoction (H2O), VO., 3 X / day ; childs, 100 ml. ; adults, 200 ml
H(068, 2) intestinal helminthiasis, roots of Nauclea., decoction (H2O), VO., 2 X / day ; childs, 50 ml. ; adults, 100 ml
H(075) loss of appetite, unripe fruits of Nauclea., decoction in 1 l. H2O, VO., 3 X / day ; childs, 1 soup spoon ; adults, 2 soup spoonss, morning and evening
H(094), roots of Nauclea., decoction (H2O), VO., 2 X / day ; childs, 50 ml. ; adults, 100 ml
H(103) string ligament of the baby tongue, roots of Nauclea., maceration (H2O) during 3 J., 1 soup spoon, 3 X / day , during one week maximum
H(104, 7), 100 gr. of pieces of roots of Nauclea., maceration (H2O), VO. ; childs, 1 soup spoon ; adults, 100 ml., morning and evening
H(104, 3), 100 gr. of roots of Nauclea latifolia, 100 gr. of roots of Quassia africana, decoction in 1l. H2O, VO. morning and evening ; childs , 1 soup spoon ; adults, 100 ml.
H(104), roots of Nauclea latifolia, 2 fruits of Citrus aurantifolia, barks of Symphonia globulifera, decoction (H2O), VO. 50 ml., 3 X / day
H(104, 3), roots of Nauclea., decoction (H2O), VO., 2 X / day ; childs, 50 ml. ; adults, 100 ml
H(109) lumbar pains, roots of Nauclea., maceration (H2O), VO., 100 ml., morning and evening
H(113) rheumatism, roots of Nauclea latifolia, maceration (H2O) during 3 days + roots of Hibiscus sabdariffa, of Caloncoba welwitschii, decoction (H2O), to mix decoction and maceration, VO., 50 ml., morning and evening
H(113) stiffness in the limbs and the back, barks of Nauclea latifolia, roots of Caloncoba welwitschii of Dichrostachys cinera of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, decoction (H2O), VO. after the meal, 3 X / day
H(116x), 100 gr of roots of Nauclea latifolia of Quassia africana, 100 gr of barks of Bridelia ferruginea, decoction (H2O), VO., 100 ml., morning and evening before menses (no alcool)
H(118) angina, leaves and fruits of Nauclea., decoction (H2O), gargle 3 X / day until recovery
H(127), 100 gr. of roots of Nauclea latifolia and of Quassia africana, 100 gr. of barks of Bridelia ferruginea, decoction in 2 l. H2O, VO. , morning and evening ; childs, 1 soup spoon ; adults, 100 ml.
H(127), roots of Senna occidentalis of Carica papaya of Senna alata of Nauclea latifolia, decoction in du palm wine, VO. 200 ml., morning and evening
H(130), barks of Dichrostachys cinerea of Caloncoba welwitschii of Nauclea latifolia, barks of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, decoction (1,5 l. H2O), VO. 100 ml., 3 X / day
H(130) weakness of a limb, roots of Dichrostachys cinerea of Caloncoba welwitschii of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, barks of Nauclea latifolia, decoction (H2O), VO. 100 ml., 3 X / day
H(139) sexual asthenia, roots of Nauclea., maceration (H2O), VO., morning and evening until recovery
H(169, 2), roots of Nauclea., decoction (H2O), VO., 50 ml., 3 X / day until recovery
H(169), roots of Nauclea latifolia, barks of Crossopteryx febrifuga of Hymenocardia acida, decoction (H2O), VO. 50 ml., 3 X / day until recovery
H(178), roots of Nauclea latifolia of Caloncoba welwitschii, 1,5 l of sap of Tetracera potatoria, decoction (H2O), VO. , 100 ml. during 3 days



- H(à revoir), roots of Nauclea latifolia, barks of Syzygium brazzavillense, decoction (2 l. H2O), to reduce to 1 l., VO. , morning and evening ; childs, 1 soup spoon ; adults, 100 ml.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference HK 01
Author: Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title: La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms: H(031), H(033), H(038), H(045), H(051), H(094), H(100), H(104), H(115), H(116), H(169), H(173)
Recipes: H(033), H(116), leaves, roots of Nauclea latifolia, RNS., VO.
H(038), H(094), H(100), H(169), ONS. of Nauclea., RNS.
H(051) paludism, barks stem, branch, trunk of Nauclea latifolia, ONS. of Khaya senegalensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), H(007), H(068), feilles, barks stem, branch, trunk of Nauclea., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(115), leaves of Jacquemontiatamnifolia of Nauclea latifolia, powder, to take snuff
H(124) haemorrhage, H(045) cicatrizing pour la circumcision, barks stem, branch, trunk of Nauclea latifolia, local application
H(173), stems with leaves of Euphorbia paganorum, leaves of Nauclea latifolia, to carbonize, decoction (H2O), to wash
H(173), ONS. of Nauclea., RNS.
H(173), leaves , barks stem, branch, trunk of Nauclea., maceration (H2O), bath (2 x per week)
Region: West Africa
Country: Senegal
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference HT 32
Author: Traore, M.
Title: Le Recours à la Pharmacopée Traditionnelle Africaine dans le Nouveau Millénaire :<< Cas des Femmes Herboristes de Bamako >> http://www.codesria.org/Archives/ga10/Abstracts%20GA%201-5/AIDS_Traore.htm In "Grey littérature"
Symptoms: H(006) + H(104), H(014), H(022), H(037), H(051), H(053), H(077), H(103), H(108), H(126), H(139), H(169)
Recipes: H(006) + H(104) gastro-enteritis, H(014) dermatomycosis, H(022) delivery, H(037) cough, H(051) fever, H(051) paludism, H(053) otitis, H(077) anti-vomitory, H(103) tooth growing, H(108) cold, H(126) icterus, H(139) sexual incapacity, H(169) hernia, ONS of Nauclea latifolia , RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: badi, baro (Malinke)

1 reference(s) for Nauclea pobeguinii (Pobéguin ex Pellegr.) Petit
Official name: Nauclea pobeguinii (Pobéguin ex Pellegr.) Petit
Family: Rubiaceae
Synonyms: Sarcocephalus pobeguinii Pobéguin ex Pellegr.
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(005), H(014), H(016), H(018), H(022), H(033), H(034), H(038), H(051), H(056), H(091), H(094), H(100), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(118), H(169), H(171), H(172), H(178)
Recipes: H(005) swollen legs, H(005) edema (mvimbu), H(014) head itching, yellowing of the hair, decoction of the following plants: roots of papaya (Carica papaya), of Newbouldia laevis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Crossopteryx febrifuga in small quantities, of Bridelia ferruginea and of Elaeis guineensis, Cissus aralioides and Mondia whitei; sift and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day.
H(016) painful and swollen breasts, H(016) mastitis (nsansi), boil together the following plants: Momordica charantia, ngemba ndundu sp., Hallea stipulosa (barks), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), peels of green banana and Conyza sumatrensis; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(014) dermatosis (kind of scabies with pus and H(014) itching) (Bilengi), decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Alchornea cordifolia (leaves), heart of banana tree (or leaves cut into small slices), Albizzia adianthifolia var adianthifolia (leaves), Dichaetanthera africana (leaves and internodes), Trema orientalis (leaves) and Malaka sp. (leaves). Take a full bath, 2 times per day.
H(016) swollen and painful breasts (n’sansi), boil all the plants below: Momordica charantia, ngemba-ndundu sp., Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), green waste of Musa paradisiaca and Conyza sumatrensis.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(018), H(051) each evening temperature difference that divides the body,accompanied of headache (wumba), boil in plenty of water the mixing of the following plants : Boerhavia diffusa (leaves), Sapium cornutum (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Ocimum gratissimum, Annona senegalensis (leaves), Vitex madiensis (leaves), Aframomum alboviolaceum (leaves and stems), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (leaves), Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves), Bridelia ferruginea (leaves). Millettia eetveldeana (leaves), Mangifera indica (leaves), Cymbopogon densiflorus and Steganotaenia araliacea. Take a steam bath. Before the mixture is cooled, take a glass, filter and do an enema. After take a total bath, rubbing the body with the leavess. During 2 consecutive days, take a total bath and do an enema.Do not take the steam bath which can cause of the dehydration.
H(022) quick delivery work or childbirth pain. (nsong), decoction plant parts following : roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Vitex madiensis, barks of trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Chenopodium ambrosioides and tubers of Boerhavia diffusa. Put in a basin and take a rectal bath. There must also be an enema at the rate of 1 filtered glass, once a day
H(033) female infertility, difficulty in conceiving (Kisita), pound together the mixing of stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Arachis hypogaea and of roots of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii. decoction dans un poquet en terre cuite.To filter and drink with one egg, 1 table spoon filtrate 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) heart palpitations with chute à terre, brouillard in eyes or parfois as une présence des grains of sable, boil together stems of Costus phyllocephalus, roots Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Dichrostachys cinerea, d’Imperata cylindrica and d’Anchomanes difformis (rhizome) and Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day
H(187) blocking testicles in the belly may causela sexual weakness in adults (nsunda), boil together the following plants: Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), male papaya (roots of (Carica papaya), Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), Mondia whitei, Schwenkia americana (roots) and Rhipsalis baccifera (spines).To filter and drink 1 glass, once at night.
H(056) microfilariae, boil together the following plants: ngemba-ndundu sp., Conyza sumatrensis, Momordica charantia, Morinda lucida (leaves), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), Pentaclethra macrophylla, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots) and les déchets des bananes unripees.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day
H(091) anemia, decoction of the following plants : Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Hymenocardia acida (roots).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : Café
H(094) hemorrhoids, boil together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, roots of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Garcinia huillensis; barks of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Hymenocardia acida; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, decoction plant parts following : roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Vitex madiensis, barks of trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Chenopodium ambrosioides and tubers of Boerhavia diffusa. Put in a basin and take a rectal bath. There must also be an enema at the rate of 1 filtered glass, once a day
H(094) hemorrhoids, boil together barks of Maboto sp, roots of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Morinda lucida; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, boil together the following plants: roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Vitex madiensis, of barks of trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, Ocimum gratissimum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, rhizomes of Boerhavia diffusa. Put in a basin this mixture while still hot and take hip bath. Then purge then VO. 1 glass, 1 time per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea, H(104) pain of stomach caused by improper allimentation or by intestinal parasitosis., leaves, even preparing recipes for a parasitic infection but the catch is at the same time oral (drinking) and anal (enema).
H(100) blennorrhoea (sopisi), boil together the following plants: roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Heinsia crinita, of Morinda lucida and of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, of roots of Kikwa ki mpata sp, of barks or roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... and of Hallea stipulosa; to filter and drink ½ glass filtrate 3 times per day. Prohibited food : take beverages including milk during the entire period of treatment.
H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction of roots of Elaeis guineensis, of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, of Crossopteryx febrifuga, male papaya (Carica papaya), of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Boerhavia diffusa and of Securidaca longipedunculata , Cissus aralioides, fruits of lemons, rhizomes of Kikwa ki mpata sp. Tapinanthus poggei and the barks or roots of Samanea leptophylla.To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi ki nsonso, decoction of the following plants : Cyperus articulatus, Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, Mangifera indica (barks of trunk), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Hallea stipulosa (barks of trunk). Filter and do an enema, 1 glass filtrate, 1 time per day.
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan and of Gossypium barbadense, Cymbopogon citratus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Mangifera indica, of Croton mubango and of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; prélever 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with teeth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood
H(118) laryngitis (kikodi-kodi), decoction of the plants below : Musanga cecropioides (barks), Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum, papaya(roots of Carica papaya), heart of banana tree cut into small slices, lemons cut into pieces, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Bridelia ferruginea (roots or barks), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Itundu sp. ( roots). After sift, VO. 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. N.B. It is recommended of taking in addition to the prescribed remedies against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin. Prohibited : Do not grow angry, even for a small time.
H(169) hernia, decoction of the following plants : Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Hymenocardia acida (roots).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(169) hernia (Mpiki), boil together or barks of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Maboto sp, roots or barks of Morinda lucida; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(169) hernia, boil together the mixing of plants below : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), papaya(roots of Carica papaya), Rhipsalis baccifera (épices), Mondia whitei (roots) and Schwenkia americana (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(171) diabetes, boil together the following plants: Bridelia ferruginea (barks of trunk or roots), Annona senegalensis (roots), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Morinda lucida, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, Millettia laurentii (barks), Lippia multiflora, Ocimum gratissimum and O. minimum, Malaka sp. Filter : After refroidissement, Mix with some roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; re-to filter and drink 1/3 bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, fufu, tubers of manioc, rice, all kinds of bananas, sweet potatoes, corn, peanuts, bread, milk, fruit, all kinds of wine, grease and palm oil, lemons. One can eat toast, yams of forest, les taros, liquid milk, vegetables, much of vegetables du genre Solanum (S. melongena, S. macrocarpon, S. aethiopicum and S. torvum)
H(171) diabetes, decoction of barks or roots of Bridelia ferruginea, roots d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, leaves of Morinda lucida, Allium sativum, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Morinda morindoides, roots Vitex madiensis and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Millettia laurentii, Lippia multiflora, large and small Ocimum gratissimum and Malaka sp. Filter and let cool, add a bit of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; to filter and drink 1/3 glass 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tuber of cassava, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, beverages, fish, palm oil, lemons. One can eat : toast, yams, taro, liquid milk, vegetables, lots of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), Solanum macrocarpon and Solanum torvum
H(172) elephantiasis (swelling of the legs with light cracks or cracked skin similar to the skin of buffalo, yellowing of the hair and H(014) flaking of the scalp (mvimbu), boil together the plants below : papaya(roots of Carica papaya), Newbouldia laevis (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Bridelia ferruginea (roots), Cissus aralioides, Mondia whitei and Elaeis guineensis (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(178) heart disease, pound together with white clay, stems of ferns (Pteridium aquilinum), leaves of Solanum aethiopicum, pounded and boiled seeds of Vigna subterranea, onion and a little salt. Separate the mixture into two unequal parts : the smallest is soaked in some water, pressed and filtered to be taken , VO. with egg;The other hot portion is placed on the sheet of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii or of Aframomum alboviolaceum then placed on the heart together with strains of Melinis minutiflora. Take care of binding with a cloth this hot mixture around the chest at heart level. This medication is applied 1 time per day.
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: kienga ki masa (Kikongo)

2 reference(s) for Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Official name: Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Family: Bignoniaceae
Pictures: Newbouldia_laevis2.jpg , Newbouldia_laevis3.jpg , Newbouldia_laevis1.jpg , HA05Newbouldia_ laevis.jpg , Newbouldia_laevis4.jpg , Newbouldia_laevis5.jpg
Reference HK 01
Author: Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title: La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms: H(004), H(005), H(006), H(013), H(020), H(041), H(068), H(113), H(169), H(172)
Recipes: H(004) wound, H(013) abscess, H(020), H(041) gangrene, H(172) dracunculosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Newbouldia laevis, pulp, local application
H(005), barks stem, branch, trunk of Newbouldia laevis, ONS. of Lophira lanceolata, pulp, local application
H(013), abscess, skin ulcer, barks stem, branch, trunk of Anthocleista nobilis of Newbouldia laevis, to pound, local application
H(020), leaves, roots of Tetracera alnifolia, ONS. of Thalia welwitschii of Newbouldia laevis, maceration (H2O), VO. + salt, friction
H(020), leaves, roots of Thalia welwitschii, ONS. deTetracera alnifolia of Newbouldia laevis, RNS.
H(020), leaves, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata of Newbouldia laevis of Tetracera alnifolia of Thalia welwitschii, to pound, maceration (H2O), VO., massage
H(068) intestinal worm, H(006), H(169), roots of Newbouldia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(113) arthrite au genou, rheumatism …, barks stem, branch, trunk of Newbouldia, pulp, local application
H(113), leaves, roots, barks stem, branch, trunk of Trichilia prieureana, ONS. of Newbouldia laevis, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Senegal
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference HK 12
Author: Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title: Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 384 - 444 , 543 - 599, (1964)
Symptoms: H(068), H(169)
Recipes: H(068) helminthiasis, H(169), maceration or roots decoction of Newbouldia laevis, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Senegal
Vernacular name: kodomburu (Peul)

2 reference(s) for Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name: Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family: Solanaceae
Pictures: Nicotiana_tabacum3.jpg , Nicotiana_tabacum1.jpg , Nicotiana_tabacum2.jpg , Nicotiana_tabacum5.jpg , Nicotiana_tabacum6.jpg , Nicotiana_tabacum_fa05056.jpg , Nicotiana_tabacum4.jpg , HA06Nicotiana_tabacum.jpg
Reference HA 49
Author: Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title: Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169) hernia, fruits decoction of Nicotiana tabacum, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name: tumbaku
Reference HT 20
Author: Terrac, M.-L.
Title: Contribution à l'étude des plantes médicinales de Madagascar, de la Réunion et de l'île Maurice. Thèse pour l'obtention du diplôme de Docteur de l'Université de Paris (Pharmacie), Novembre 1947. Imprimerie Vuibert, 6 rue Martel, Paris, 246 p., (1947)
Symptoms: H(086), H(169)
Recipes: H(086) glands (?), H(169), ONS., RNS.
From references HT 20 - 1, HT 20 - 4, HT 20 - 6, HT 20 - 7, HT 20 - 14
Region: Mauritius
Country: Mauritius
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Ocimum gratissimum L.
Official name: Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family: Lamiaceae
Synonyms: Ocimum urticifolium Roth
Pictures: HA01Ocimum_ gratissimum.jpg , Ocimum_gratissimum1.jpg
Reference HA 03
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. K
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(006), H(008), H(018), H(022), H(026), H(068), H(076), H(077), H(091), H(094), H(103), H(104), H(126), H(129), H(130), H(155), H(159), H(169), H(210y)
Recipes: H(006) constipation, stems with leaves of Cassia alata of Ocimum gratissimum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008) + H(104), H(076) stomatitis, H(129), leaves of Ocimum., to grind, to dilute (palm oil), VO.
H(008), bulb Allium cepa, roots of Citrus aurantiifolia, ONS. Xylopia aethiopica , roots of Uvaria chamae of Ocimum gratissimum, RNS.
H(008) + H(104), H(076) stomatitis, H(129), decoction (H2O) aerian parts of Gynandropsis gynandra of Portulaca oleracea of Ocimum gratissimum, VO.
H(018), leaves juice of Ocimum gratissimum of Ocimum canum, RNS.
H(022) dystocia, leaves of Ocimum, to grind (H2O), massage
H(022) dystocia, leaves of Ocimum, to grind (H2O), to filter, VO. + human urin
H(022) dystocia, aerian part of Ocimum., to grind (H2O), to macerate (H2O), VO.
H(022) painfull delivery, aerian part of Ocimum., to grind (H2O), maceration (H2O), VO.
H(026), stems with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica charantia, to carbonize, powder, VO. + black soap
H(068) amoeba, leaves of Ocimum., pulp, enema
H(076) stomatitis, H(129), flowers of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Aframomum melegueta, to carbonizer, to dilute (huile of palmiste), local application
H(076) stomatitis, H(103) gingivitis,ripe fruit of Hibiscus esculentus of Aframomum melegueta of Ocimum gratissimum, to carbonize, diluted powder in H2O, VO. + bath
H(076) stomatitis, H(129) gingivitis, fruit entier mature of Aframomum melegueta of Xylopia aethiopica, flowers of Ocimum gratissimum, to carbonize, diluted powder in palm oil, local application, VO.
H(076) stomatitis, H(129), fruit entier mature of Aframomum melegueta of Xylopia aethiopica, flowers of Ocimum gratissimum, to carbonize, diluted powder in palm oil, local application, VO.
H(077), leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(077), leaves of Lippia multiflora of Ocimum gratissimum, to grind, to filter, VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves juice of Ocimum.
H(091) asthenia, stems with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, leaves of Spondias mombin, RNS.
H(094), leaves of Ocimum., to carbonize, powder, to dilute (palm oil), local application
H(104) colic, stems with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(126), stems with leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Ocimum gratissimum of Cassia siamea , RNS.
H(126), stems with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, stems with leaves of Cassia occidentalis, of Cassia siamea, RNS.
H(129), flowers of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Aframomum melegueta, to carbonize, to dilute in palm oil, local application
H(130), ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, stems with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, RNS.
H(155), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO. or macher les leaves (adultes)
H(159), leaves of Ocimum. pounded sur une poterie hot, VO.
H(169) inguinal, leaves of Ocimum., to grind, decoction (H2O), to decant, VO. + salt
H(210y), leaves juice of Ocimum., RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Benin
Vernacular name: tchao, tchan madiwé, tchama dido (Fon, Goun), essourou (Mina), zogbéli (Watchi), simonua (Yoruba)

1 reference(s) for Olax subscorpioidea Oliv.
Official name: Olax subscorpioidea Oliv.
Family: Olacaceae
Pictures: Olax_subscorpioidea1.jpg , Olax_subscorpioidea2.jpg , Olax_subscorpioidea3.jpg
Reference HS 01
Author: Sandberg, F.
Title: Etude sur les plantes médicinales et toxiques de l'Afrique équatoriale. Cahiers de la Maboké, tome 3, n° 1, 5 - 49, (1965)
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169) strangled hernia, wood, barks stem, twig, trunk of Olax subscorpioidea, decoction, enema
Region: Central Africa
Country: Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Oldfieldia dactylophylla (Welw. ex Oliv.) J. Léon
Official name: Oldfieldia dactylophylla (Welw. ex Oliv.) J. Léon
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms: Paivaeusa dactylophylla Welw. ex Oliv.
Pictures: Oldfieldia_dactylophylla1.jpg
Reference HR 17
Author: Ruffo, C. K.
Title: A Survey of medicinal plants in Tabora region, Tanzania in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms: H(100), H(139), H(169)
Recipes: H(100) gonorrhoea, H(139) aphrodisiac, H(169) hernia, roots of Oldfieldia dactylophylla, RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Tabora region)
Vernacular name: muliwanfwengi (Nyamwezi)

1 reference(s) for Oncoba spinosa Forssk.
Official name: Oncoba spinosa Forssk.
Family: Flacourtiaceae
Pictures: Oncoba_spinosa2.jpg , Oncoba_spinosa3.jpg , Oncoba_spinosa4.jpg , Oncoba_spinosa1.jpg
Reference HB 50
Author: Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title: Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169) hernia, roots of Oncoba spinosa macerated in H2O or decoction, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name: mutuzo (Chindau)

5 reference(s) for Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Official name: Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Pentaclethra_macrophylla1.jpg , HA21Pentaclethra_macrophylla.jpg
Reference HA 05
Author: Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(026), H(031), H(038), H(101), H(109), H(113), H(169)
Recipes: H(026), ripe fruit, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra macrophylla, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(026), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), VO. + salt
H(038), barks stem, branch, trunk, barks of the underground part of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(109), H(113), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra., to scrape, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(113) intercostal pains, ripe fruit, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(158), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(169), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra macrophylla, Millettia eetveldeana, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: ommbala (Akwa), obala (Bongili), mouwaï (Laali), moukandzi (Loumbou), kihanzi, mpandzou (Lari), onwoué, akourou (Téké), ompaï (Mbaamba), moubandzi (Tsaangui), nvandza (Vili)
Reference HB 55
Author: Bourobou-Bourobou, H-P, P. Kialo, G-M Moussavou , H. Ebie Ebie Beka , J. Niangui , J.Tangu Kwenzi-Mikala, , Dr Samuel Mbadinga
Title: Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelle chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) UNESCO Publication (2008) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms: H(095), H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(095) food, soak fruit in water of Pentaclethra macrophylla for a week, decoction, to dry and pound, prepared with fish or meat
H(104) stomach pain, H(169) hernia, grating bark of Pentaclethra macrophylla and pud the powder in H2O, VO.
(Receipts: Babongo, in the zone of collect: Mouroumba, Sindara)
Region: West Africa
Country: Gabon
Vernacular name: mobada / mibada (Babongo)
Reference HK 59
Author: Kwenzi-Mikala. J. (Prof.) & S. Mbadinga (Dr.)
Title: Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelles chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué ) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) Programme : Société-Nature chez les Pygmées du Gabon. (UNESCO publication) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms: H(095), H(104), H(169), H(204)
Recipes: H(104) pain of stomach, H(169) hernia, grate the bark in H2O, VO.
H(095) allimentation, soak fruits in water for a week, boil, dip the fruit, to dry and pound, cooking with fish or meat (recipe Babongo)
H(204) first pygmies shoes, hull of the fruit (recetttes Baghama and Babongo)
Region: West Africa
Country: Gabon
Vernacular name: mobada / mibada duvandji
Reference HK 60
Author: Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title: Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms: H(006), H(012), H(094), H(109), H(113), H(151), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(006) constipation, the aqueous extract of the seeds of Pentaclethra macrophylla enema
H(012) fracture, macerationand decoction of trunk bark of Pentaclethra macrophylla associated with leaves of Macaranga spinosa.in local friction
H(012) fracture, leaves of Pentaclethra macrophylla and of Oncoba welwitschi soaked in palm oil, poultice
H(094) piles, roots decoction for bath seat
H(094) piles, maceration of trunk bark, VO.
H(109) back pain, decoction of the bark of Erythrophleum suaveolens of Pentaclethra macrophylla of Ficus mucuso and of Strychnos icaja , steam bath .
H(113) rheumatism, powder of l'bark du tronc, associated with vegetable salt local application after scarification on joint
H(151) hypertension, decoction of l'bark du trunk :VO. ½ glass per day.
H(169) hernia, decoction of trunk bark, VO. or enema
H(201) psychosomatic illness, decoction of the bark bath
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Town of Mbandaka, City of Lokolela, Bikoro (Loondo))
Vernacular name: ebala (Kitembo), buadja, Boala (Lomongo), owala (Kitetela), boala (Lonkundo), bobala (Kisengele), obala (Mpama), obala (Kinunu), bobala (Lokonda)
Reference HN 07
Author: Ngalamulume Tshiamuene, J. Paulus s.j., M. Kabeya, L. Nlandus & K. Kizika
Title: Plantes médicinales à usage domestique cultivées dans deux quartiers de Kinshasa. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 9, n° 2, 9 - 14, (1995)
Symptoms: H(006), H(051), H(094), H(099), H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(006, 1), H(051, 1) paludism, H(094, 1), H(099, 1), H(104, 1), H(169, 1), (1 recolection site on 402), ONS., RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name: not registered

2 reference(s) for Pentadiplandra brazzeana Baill.
Official name: Pentadiplandra brazzeana Baill.
Family: Capparaceae
Pictures: Pentadiplandra_brazzeana2.jpg , Pentadiplandra_brazzeana3.jpg , Pentadiplandra_brazzeana4.jpg , HA05Pentadiplandra_brazzeana.jpg , Pentadiplandra_brazzeana1.jpg , Pentadiplandra_brazzeana5.jpg
Reference HB 03
Author: Bokdam, J. & A.F. Droogers
Title: Contribution à l'étude ethnobotanique des Wagenia de Kisangani, Zaïre. Meded.Landbouwhogeschool, Wageningen (Pays-Bas), 75, 19, 74 p., (1975)
Symptoms: H(112), H(169)
Recipes: H(112), roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, decoction (H2O), in vagina
H(112), roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, decoction (H2O), enema
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name: not registered
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(008), H(013), H(014), H(016), H(018), H(050), H(056), H(068), H(082), H(094), H(100), H(103), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(118), H(130), H(137), H(169), H(179), H(187),
Recipes: H(008) diarrhea, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana (decoction enema)
H(013) abscess, pâte of Pentadiplandra brazzeana précisément obtenue en friction, puis en application en emplâtre.
H(014) scabies, leaves, flowers, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana (decoction en friction)
H(014) dermatosis (kiungu)), pound together the following plants : Monodora angolensis (seeds), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Securidaca longipedunculata , Croton mubango, Piper nigrum (seeds) ; Sift and eat a small quantity of the powder, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : oil, hot peper, egg, grain of salt broken with teeth, mushroom on dead wood.
H(014) acute dermatitis with desquamation and H(014) itchings (nkulu-mpese), pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Canarium schwenfurthii (barks of trunk), Conyza sumatrensis, Zea mays (green waste), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, (dry powder), Pentaclethra macrophylla (seeds), Physostigma venenosum (seeds), Canna indica (green seeds), Helichrysum mechowianum (leaves), Eleutherine bulbosa (leaves); Mix with oil of crude palm nuts (Elaeis guinensis). Rub the body, 2 times per day.
H(016) swollen and painful breasts (H(016) mastitis), pound the roots of Carica papaya, press and add to the liquid obtained the juice of lemons (10) and crushed roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; mix everything well and sift on a white cloth;put in a bottle tightly closed with a plug, rub the sick breasts with a portion of the product, 3 times per day. You can also rub the whole body if the remedy is in sufficient quantity. N.B. Do not drop the product, it causes burns on cement.
H(018) chronic headaches, H(113) rheumatisms, peeled roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana which is made into a paste with ants . Used in local friction after making tattoos on the sick place.
H(050) belly bloat (Mbudi), pound together barks of Milicia excelsa with roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; well macerated in H2O and after sifting do an enema 1 per day with one day interval. It is recommended to make an enema with the mixing of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Crossopteryx febrifuga, the same day as for H(038) diseases related to female (kiziba)
H(056) microfilariae (nioka zi menga), same recepts as for H(113) joint pain and apply on the body except the eyes. Must be protected by wiping with cotton wool or of cotton after friction.
H(068) strongyloidiasi, H(068) trichocéphalose, H(068) hookworm (nioka Nkawu), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata and Pentadiplandra brazzeana; decoction and sift, then do the enema with the product, 1/3 of bamboo glass, 1 time per day. N.B. One can also use these remedies against all the complications related to childbirth or the brutal interruption of breast during the lactation period milk
H(082) asthma, roots pounded of Pentadiplandra brazzeana mixed with red ants (matere). The dough is diluted in cold palm wine and VO..
H(094) hemorrhoids, roots pounded of Pentadiplandra brazzeana local application in poultices.
H(100) blennorrhoea (Sopisi), decoction of the following plants : Elaeis guineensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots), male papaya (roots of Carica papaya), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Cissus aralioides, lemons (jus), and Kikwa ki mpata sp. (rhizomes), Boerhavia diffusa and Samanea leptophylla. sift and drink the liquid obtained, ½ bamboo glass., 3 times per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea (Sopisi), decoction of the plants below : Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Mondia whitei, Mangifera indica (barks of trunk). Sift and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea (Sopisi), decoction of the plants below : Hallea stipulosa (barks of trunk), Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (barks of trunk), Ottelia ulvifolia, Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Costus phyllocephalus (leaves). Sift and add a bit of salt, then drink ½ decoction of the plants of the liquid obtained, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : It is strictly forbidden of taking beverages, including milk during the treatment
H(100) blennorrhoea, peeled roots with 2 or 3 red ants « matere » in kiyansi The resulting paste is boiled with palm wine and the solution is taken, VO. 3 times per day until recovery. We can add the traditional salt (mungua basenzi) and pepper.
H(103) tooth decay with alveolar swelling (ngulunga mbaki), decoction of the plants below; Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots), Quisqualis hensii (roots), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (barks of trunk); Sift and keep some of the warm liquid into the mouth during 10 to 15 minutes, 3 times per day. N.B. Do not swallow the product.
H(103) tooth decay, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and ants pounded together : rub with the paste on the aching tooth 3 times per day.
H(104) pain of stomach, roots pounded of Pentadiplandra brazzeana mix with traditional salt The resulting paste is diluted in H2O and administered as enema.The root should not be administered to pregnant women because it can cause abortion.
H(104) stomach pain or gastritis (lukutu), decoction of the mixture of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, of Heinsia crinita (roots), of lemons cut into pieces and of onions sliced; sift and drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi kinsonso), pound and press roots of Carica papaya; the liquid is mixed with the juice of 10 lemons and the roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; sift with a white cloth and keeping the filtrate in a sealed bottle. Rub the whole leg from the foot to the hip with this product 3 times per day. N.B. Do not drop the product, it burns cement.
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi kinsonso), decoction of the following plants : Cyperus articulatus (roots), Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Annona senegalensis (roots), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Mangifera indica (barks), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Hallea stipulosa. Sift and do an enema at the rate of one drink per day.
H(113) rheumatisms (ngala matisi), pound together the following plants : Aframomum alboviolaceum (leaves and stems), Heinsia crinita (roots), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Milicia excelsa (leaves), Ocimum grattissimum (leaves), Chenopodium ambrosioïdes and Sansevieria guineensis (leaves). decoction of the mixture in palm wine or vin of sugarcane, press and filter, then mix with traditional salt and rub sick members 2 times per day. Prohibited food : meat of pork, leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum.
H(118) angina, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana (chew and swallow the saliva).
H(118) laryngitis (kikodi-kodi), decoction of the plants below : Musanga cecropioides (barks), Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum, papaya(roots of Carica papaya), heart of banana tree cut into small slices, lemons cut into pieces, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Bridelia ferruginea (roots or barks), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Itundu sp. ( roots). After sift, VO. 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. N.B. It is recommended of taking in addition to the prescribed remedies against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin. Prohibited : Do not grow angry, even for a small time.
H(130) poliomyelitis (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Cymbopogon citratus, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (barks or seeds), Millettia eetveldeana (barks), Mangifera indica (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Lippia multiflora and Croton mubango (barks). decoction with 6 bottles H2O, take 2 bottles to take , VO. ½ of glass, after sift, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : peper, salt grain broken with tooth, oil, egg and mushroom on dead wood.
H(130x) Parkinson's disease (Nkanga-sengi), boil together the following plants: Securidaca longipedunculata and Pentadiplandra brazzeana; put the mixture in a sealed bottle and keep during 7 days ; Sift, then and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. N.B. This remedy can make the patient often urinate.
H(164) repellent, large root of Pentadiplandra brazzeana , RNS
H(137) intense pain in the leg or arm accompanied of gonflement (Ngulu maniuka), pound the roots of Carica papaya, press and add to the liquid the juice of 10 lemons and roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; bien Mix tout and sift sur un a white cloth, put in a bottle bien fermée with un bouchon. and rub sick members 3 times per day with the liquid kept in the bottle. N.B. Do not drop the product, it causes burns on cement.
H(169) hernia (Mpiki), to dry the plants below : Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Piper nigrum, Securidaca longipedunculata , Xylopia aethiopica, Aframomum melegueta (seeds), Croton mubango and Monodora angolensis (seeds). pound and sift then eat ½ teaspoonful of powder with some water, 3 times per day.
H(169) hernia (Mpiki), decoction of the following plants : Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Anchomanes difformis and Heinsia crinita (roots). After sift, do an enema with 1 bamboo glass, once a day with interval of 1 day.
H(169) hernia (mpiki), pound together the following plants : Xylopia aethiopica (seeds), Hallea stipolusa (barks), Milicia excelsa (barks); Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Mangifera indica (barks of trunk); Macerating the mixture in water, sift and do an enema, 1 glass once a day with interval of 1 day.
H(179) maladie of reins (miongeti), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , and Pentadiplandra brazzeana; prélever 1 tablespoon du mélange filtré and decoction with one bottle and a half H2O. sift and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day.
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied effusions of the head (nsingu), pound the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , Aframomum alboviolaceum, Cajanus cajan, Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Xylopia aethiopica (barks of trunk or seeds), Millettia drastica (barks), Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense (coton), Mangifera indica (écorce of trunk), Croton mubango (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana. decoction of the mixture with 5 bottles H2O, Sift one bottle then make VO. 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is kept warmed in a pot Then, rub the baby's neck, 2 times per day. N.B. If the baby's head accuses slots, you can apply it against prescribed continuous crying or pain or the joint pain
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: nkengi kiasa (Kikongo)

1 reference(s) for Persea americana Mill.
Official name: Persea americana Mill.
Family: Lauraceae
Pictures: HA05Persea _americana.jpg , Persea_americana2.jpg , Persea_americana3.jpg , Persea_americana1.jpg
Reference HW 05
Author: Wome, B.
Title: Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes médicinales utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Kisangani (Haut-Zaïre). Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Fac. Sc., 561 p., (1985)
Symptoms: H(008), H(099), H(169), H(178)
Recipes: H(008) baby at the breast, barks stem, branch, trunk of Persea americana, decoction (H2O), enema
H(169) (mwanamimba), H(099) calming, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Persea., VO.
H(178) cardiac disease, barks stem, branch, trunk of Persea americana, ripe fruit of Aframomum subsericeum, juice, VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name: not registered

2 reference(s) for Phyllanthus amarus Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name: Phyllanthus amarus Schumach. & Thonn.
Family: Phyllanthaceae
Pictures: HA05Phyllanthus_amarus.jpg , Phyllanthus_amarus3.jpg , Phyllanthus_amarus4.jpg , HA08Phyllanthus_amarus.jpg , Phyllanthus_amarus2.jpg , Phyllanthus_amarus1.jpg
Reference HA 07
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K.
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(001), H(006), H(013), H(026), H(046), H(068), H(078), H(104), H(116), H(151), H(166), H(168), H(169)
Recipes: H(001), leaves juice of Phyllanthus amarus, drops in eyes
H(006) + H(104), H(104), whole plant of Phyllanthus., decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(013) abscess, stems with leaves of Phyllanthus., to grind, local application
H(026), stems with leaves of Phyllanthus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(046) measles, seeds, stems with leaves of Phyllanthus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068) amoeba, stems with leaves of Phyllanthus amarus of Euphorbia hirta, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068) ankylostomiase, stems with leaves of Phyllanthus amarus of Euphorbia hirte, maceration (H2O), to filter, VO. (interdit avant 2 ans)
H(068) oxyurose, leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, ONS. of Cucurbita pepo, to dilute (H2O), VO. + sauce
H(078) leiomyone in uterus, leaves of Phyllanthus., pulp, in vagina
H(116) irregular menses, leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, ONS. of Alternanthera sessilis deTridax procumbens, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(151), roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Crateva religiosa, ripe fruit of Citrus limon, stems with leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, whole plant of Acanthospermum hispidum, maceration, VO.
H(166) hiccup, leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, pulp, VO.
H(166) hiccup, stems with leaves of Diospyros mespiliformis, leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(168), H(169) umbilical, stems with leaves of Phyllanthus., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Togo
Vernacular name: hli, ehli, hlivi (Ewé), alibisso (Fé), awassiafé (Adja), owunudu (Akposso)
Reference HK 60
Author: Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title: Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms: H(001), H(008), H(031), H(077), H(104), H(111), H(126), H(169)
Recipes: H(001) cataract, pressed juice of the leaves of Phyllanthus amarus for ocular instillation
H(008) diarrhoea , chewing the leaves with salt plant
H(031) intercostal pain, ashes of the plant, associated with vegetable salt, local application after scarification
H(031) intercostal pain, lotion with palm oil du ashes of the leaves in friction
H(031) intercostal pain, triturated leaves in friction
H(077) vomiting, H(104) colic, decoction of leaves. VO. adult : 2 tablespoons : 3 times per day, child : 2 teaspoons : 3 times per day
H(111) burns, pounded leaves, soaked in palm oil in dressing
H(126) hepatitis, decoction of the plant, VO.
H(169) hernia, decoction of leaves. VO.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Vile deMbandaka, Gemena (Boketa, Bokuda), City of Libenge, of Bosobolo, of Karawa, of Ingende, of Bumba.
Vernacular name: kisi ya panzi (Lingala), kamwanga (Kirega), gbasirisi (Mbanza), silitula, silifio, ngbenzekola (Ngwaka), nyenye (Lonkundo), linui, djilele (Budja), selenge (Likoka), loliki ya libanda (Lokonda)

1 reference(s) for Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name: Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family: Phytolaccaceae
Synonyms: Phytolacca abyssinica Mog.
Pictures: HA05Phytolacca_dodecandra.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra3.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra4.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra5.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra2.jpg , HR08Phytolacca_dodecandra.jpg , Phytolacca_dodecandra1.jpg
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(001), H(006), H(014), H(033), H(056), H(104), H(169), H(170)
Recipes: H(001), H(056), leaves juice of Phytolacca., drops in eyes
H(014) dermatosis, leaves juice of Phytolacca, local application
H(033) femal, H(169), H(170), H(006) purgative drastic, whole plant of Phytolacca., RNS., VO.
H(104), ONS. of Ocimum canum, roots of Phytolacca dodecandra, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: tidi (Laadi), tili (Tié), ite (Kôyô), bonsombo (Bondjo)

1 reference(s) for Piper guineense Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name: Piper guineense Schumach. & Thonn.
Family: Piperaceae
Reference HA 07
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K.
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(033), H(038), H(099), H(169)
Recipes: H(033) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk, roots of Diospyros mespiliformis, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Piper guineense, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, pulp, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(033) femal , barks stems, branch, trunk of Spathodea campanulata of Kigelia africana, rhizom of Zingiber officinale, ripe fruit of Capsicum annuum of Capsicum frutescens, seeds of Piper guineense, decoction (H2O), VO.
- H(038), roots and leaves of Afrormosia laxiflora of Nauclea latifolia of Zingiber officinale of Xylopia aethiopica, barks underground part of Fagara zanthoxyloides, barks underground part of Piper guineense, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(038), barks of the underground part of Phyllanthus muellerianus of Anogeissus leiocarpus of Hymenocardia acida, ripe fruit of Piper guineense of Xylopia aethiopica , to dry, to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(099) epilepsy, barks of the underground part Burkea africana of Parinari curatellifolia, ripe fruit of Piper guineense of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(169), stems with leaves of Icacina senegalensis, ripe fruit of Piper guineense of Xylopia aethiopica of Citrullus colocynthis, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce
Region: West Africa
Country: Togo
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Piper nigrum L.
Official name: Piper nigrum L.
Family: Piperaceae
Pictures: Piper_nigrum1.jpg , Piper_nigrum2.jpg , Piper_nigrum3.jpg
Reference HA 07
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K.
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(033), H(091), H(094), H(104), H(116), H(135), H(169)
Recipes: H(033) femal, bark of the underground part of Carissa edulis of Hexalobus monopetalus of Annona senegalensis of Fagara zanthoxyloides, whole plant of Cymbopogon schoenanthus… subsp. proximus, ripe fruit of Neorautanenia pseudopachyrhiza, seeds of Aframomum melegueta of Pennisetum americanum of Cucurbita maxima, ripe fruit of Piper nigrum, powder, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, barks of the underground part of Carissa edulis of Hexalobus monopetalus of Annona senegalensis of Fagara zanthoxyloides, whole plant of Cymbopogon schoenanthus… subsp. proximus, ripe fruit of Neorautanenia mitis, seeds of Aframomum melegueta of Pennisetum americanum of Cucurbita maxima, ripe fruit of Piper nigrum, powder, maceration, VO.
H(091) kwash., barks of the underground part of Butyrospermum paradoxum... subsp. parkii… of Parinari curatellifolia of Lophira lanceolata, seeds of Piper nigrum, to dry, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO. + porridge
H(094), powder of dried leaves of Gynandropsis gynandra of seeds Piper nigrum of fruitXylopia aethiopica, local application
H(116), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus erinaceus of Daniellia oliveri, ONS. of Xylopia aethiopica of Piper nigrum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(135), rhizom Zingiber officinale, almond Monodora myristica, stems with leaves Securinega virosa, ripe fruit Xylopia aethiopica, seeds Piper nigrum, ripe fruit Citrus limon, decoction, VO.
H(169), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anogeissus leiocarpus, seeds of Piper nigrum, ripe fruit of Garcinia kola of Xylopia aethiopica, to pound, to sift, to dilute, VO. + calsium carbonate.
Region: West Africa
Country: Togo
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

2 reference(s) for Piper umbellatum L.
Official name: Piper umbellatum L.
Family: Piperaceae
Pictures: HA21Piper_umbellatum.jpg , Piper_umbellatum2.jpg , Piper_umbellatum1.jpg
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(004), H(013), H(006), H(031), H(169), H(027), H(037), H(068), H(086), H(094), H(104), H(201)
Recipes: H(004) wound, H(013) skin ulcer, H(086) lymphadenitis, leaves juice of Piper umbellatum, local application
H(006) + H(104), H(031), H(169), leaves juice of Piper., VO.
H(027) prevention of abortion, H(045) antiseptique voies urinarys, ONS of Piper., VO., in vagina
H(037) bronchitis, whole plant of Piper., local application
H(068) small intestinal worms, ONS. of Piper., RNS., enema
H(094), ripe fruit of Ficus urceolaris, leaves of Piper umbellatum, juice, enema
H(201) psychosis, ONS. of Piper., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: leemba ntoko (Laadi), leembe ntoko (Beembe), leleme, lementoo (Laali), lembe ntoko (Nzabi), ilimbi ntoko (Ndasa), libi ntoko (Mbaamba), lelembe, ilelembe (Bondjo), dilembe lembe (Enyélé), dembembe (Songo)
Reference HW 05
Author: Wome, B.
Title: Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes médicinales utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Kisangani (Haut-Zaïre). Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Fac. Sc., 561 p., (1985)
Symptoms: H(013), H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(013) abscess, ripe fruit of Piper umbellatum, to pound, local application + clay (to mature the abcesses)
H(104), leaves of Piper., to pound (H2O), to filter, enema
H(169), roots of Piper., to pound, to macerate (H2O), enema
H(169), roots of Piper., to carbonize, local scarifications
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Plumbago zeylanica L.
Official name: Plumbago zeylanica L.
Family: Plumbaginaceae
Pictures: Plumbago_zeylanica9.jpg , Plumbago_zeylanica2.jpg , Plumbago_zeylanica5.jpg , Plumbago_zeylanica3.jpg , Plumbago_zeylanica1.jpg , HA03Plumbago_zeylanica.jpg , Plumbago_zeylanica6.jpg , Plumbago_zeylanica7.jpg , Plumbago_zeylanica8.jpg
Reference HA 07
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K.
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(002), H(004), H(014), H(026), H(038), H(068), H(094), H(131), H(169)
Recipes: H(002), stems with leaves of Plumbago zeylanica, barks stem, branch, trunk of Spathodea campanulata, ripe fruit of Elaeis guineensis, to pound, juice, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(004) wound au talon, roots of Plumbago., to carbonize, powder, local application
H(014) mycosis, H(014) nettle-rash, leaves juice of Plumbago, local application (pommade)
H(026), leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia of Plumbago zeylanica, to dilute, VO. + sauce without palm oil
H(038) femal, roots of Plumbago., to dry, powder, maceration (alcohol), VO. (pas en cas of pregnancy)
H(068) tenia, H(169), roots of Plumbago., to dry in sun, morceler, to macerate (alcohol), VO.
H(094) roots of Plumbago., to dry in sun, maceration (alcohol), VO.
H(131) foot, roots of Plumbago., maceration (alcohol), VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Togo
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators

1 reference(s) for Podocarpus latifolius (Thumb.) R. Br. Ex Mirb.
Official name: Podocarpus latifolius (Thumb.) R. Br. Ex Mirb.
Family: Podocarpaceae
Pictures: Podocarpus_latifolius4.jpg , Podocarpus_latifolius5.jpg , Podocarpus_latifolius2.jpg , Podocarpus_latifolius1.jpg , Podocarpus_latifolius3.jpg , Podocarpus_latifolius6.jpg
Reference HA 49
Author: Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title: Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169) hernia, roots decoction of Podocarpus latifolius, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name: mnyanziri

1 reference(s) for Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kühn
Official name: Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kühn
Family: Dennstaedtiaceae
Pictures: Pteridium_aquilinum6.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum9.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum8.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum7.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum10.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum2.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum1.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum4.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum3.jpg , Pteridium_aquilinum5.jpg
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(013), H(022), H(031), H(037), H(156), H(169)
Recipes: H(013) abscess, bourgeon terminal of Pteridium aquilinum , to pound, local application
H(022), leaves juice of Pteridium, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(031), H(037) pulmonary tuberculosis, bronchitis, H(156), leaves of Pteridium ., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(169) femal, leaves of Pteridium., pulp, in vagina
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: not registered by the author

1 reference(s) for Pterocarpus angolensis DC.
Official name: Pterocarpus angolensis DC.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Pterocarpus_angolensis1.jpg , Pterocarpus_angolensis2.jpg , Pterocarpus_angolensis3.jpg , Pterocarpus_angolensis4.jpg
Reference HA 49
Author: Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title: Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169) hernia, bark decoction of Pterocarpus angolensis, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name: mninga

2 reference(s) for Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Official name: Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Family: Apocynaceae
Pictures: Rauvolfia_vomitoria2.jpg , Rauvolfia_vomitoria3_AFLORA.jpg , Rauvolfia_vomitoria1.jpg , Rauvolfia_vomitoria4.jpg
Reference HA 07
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K.
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(002), H(013), H(014), H(020), H(022), H(037), H(043), H(046), H(051), H(091), H(104), H(116), H(124), H(151), H(157), H(168), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(002), barks of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, leaves of Sida rhombifolia, to dry, powder, to dilute in wine, VO.
H(013) abscess, powder of the bark of the underground part, maceration in of l'alcool, VO.
H(014) skin disease, roots decoction, VO.
H(014), bark of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, diluted powder in palm oil, local application
H(020) snake bite, bark of the underground part, to dry, to pound, dilute in H2O, VO.
H(022) dystocia, powder of roots, to dilute in H2O, VO
H(033) femal sterility, dessication of bark of the underground part, maceration, VO.
H(037) tuberculosis, bark of the underground part, powder, maceration, VO.
H(043) tetanus, bark of the underground part, to dry, to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO.
H(046) varicella, bark of the underground part, to dry, to pound, to dilute in alcool, VO.
H(051) paludism leaves of Dichapetalum guineense of Rauvolfia vomitoria, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) anaemia, underground part écorcée, powder, to dilute in du vin, VO.
H(091) anaemia, decoction of roots, VO.
H(093) antidote, roots of Aristolochia albida, rape fruit of Rauvolfia vomitoria, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(100) gonorrhoea, écorce of tige, tronc ou rameau, to pound, dessication, to dilute in du vin, VO.
H(104) dyspepsia, underground part without bark, decoction, VO.
H(116) amenorrhoea , underground part without bark, decoction, VO.
H(124) stomach haemorrhage, underground part without bark, decoction, VO.
H(151) hypertension, bark of the underground part, to dry, to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO.
H(151) hypertension , barks and leaves, to pound, maceration in H2O, to wash, VO.
H(157) convulsion, bark of the underground part, dried pulp, to dilute in H2O, VO.
H(168) amnesia, roots of Aristolochia albida, rape fruit of Rauvolfia vomitoria, infusion, VO.
H(169) strangled hernia ,bark powder of stem, twig, trunk, maceration H2O, VO.
H(201) psychosis, roots of Raufolfia vomitora, fruit of Aframomum meleguete, to dry, to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(201) anxiety, underground part without bark, maceration, VO.
H(201) psychosis, powder of leaves, decoction (H2O), VO., bath
H(201) psychosis, toxicomania, grinded leaves, maceration in H2O, VO., bath
H(201) psychosis, bark powder of the underground part, powder, to dilute in wine, VO.
H(201) psychosis, pounded leaves, maceration H2O, bath
H(201) psychosis, decoction of roots, VO.
H(201) psychosis, bark of the underground part, to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO.
H(201, 3) psychosis, bark of the underground part, to dry, to pound, to dilute in H2O ou alcool, VO.
H(201) psychosis, bark of the underground part, to dry, to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO. + honey
Region: West Africa
Country: Togo
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference HK 60
Author: Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title: Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms: H(004), H(008), H(014), H(018), H(026), H(046), H(051), H(091), H(100), H(104), H(118), H(127), H(151), H(169), H(195), H(201)
Recipes: H(004) ulcerous wound , pounded bark of the root of Triclisia dictyophylla of Rauvolfia vomitoria in dressing
H(008) diarrhoea , macerated leaves : VO. 1 glass per day
H(012) fracture and luxation, the leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Oncoba welwitschii ramolies au feu, by local application
H(014) mycosis, grated bark of the trunk associated with palm oil by local application
H(014) gales, decoction of leaves bath
H(014) mycosis, decoction of trunk bark or of the root : VO. ½ glass per day.
H(018) headache, fresh grated bark of the trunk in friction on the face and neck
H(026) dysmenorrhea, H(158) metrorrhagia, macerated leaves of Hallea stipulosa of Rauvolfia vomitoria, enema
H(046) measles, maceration of trunk bark : VO. 1 dose (+/_ 1/4 liter) per day.
H(051) fever, maceration of the bark. VO. adult : ½ glass 2 times daily, child : 1 teaspoon 2 times daily.
H(051) fever, maceration of the root of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Morinda lucida associated expressed juice of Costus lucanusianus. : VO. 1 glass 2 times daily during 7 days.
H(091) anemia, decoction of leaves : VO. ½ glass 2 times daily.
H(100) blennorrhoea, maceration of the root, VO.
H(100) blennorrhoea, roots decoction, enema
H(104) colic, juice of the root of Rauvolfia vomitoria diluted with the expressed juice of the stems of Costus lucanusianus, VO. ½ glass single dose.
H(104) colic, roots decoction : enema 1 dose (+/_ 1/4 liter) per day.
H(118) angina, intestinal worms, maceration of the root, VO.
H(127) splenomegaly, maceration of the root :VO. ½ glass 2 times daily during 3 days.
H(151) hypertension, roots decoction in palm wine : VO. 1 glass 2 times daily.
H(169) hernia, rub the affected part with leaves softened with heat
H(195) dropsy, decoction of leaves. VO. adult : 2 doses (+/_ 1/4 liter) 3 times per week, child : 1 small dose (+/_ 1/4 liter) 3 times per week.
H(201) psychosomatic disorders, maceration of the root : VO. ½ glass the first day ; ¼ of glass the second and thereafter 2 tablespoons per day
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Lokolela (Nseki), Tandala (Ngumu), Gemena (Bokuda), Town of Mbandaka, City of Bosobolo, of Bumba and suburbs, Bosobolo (Bili))
Vernacular name: tangaguzi, wantandaguzi, lododwa, tebongo (Ngwaka), tsenzenguju, gbingilugbi (Mono), tengeguzu (Fulu), ndokolo (Ngombe, Mbanza), ekoko, indondombo, boliaki (Lomongo), mobondo (Libinza), babobo (Kinunu), lamba lamba (Kiyombe), ejoji (Mpama), mukuka (Bobangi), boleli mbole (Lokonda)

1 reference(s) for Rhoicissus revoilii Planch.
Official name: Rhoicissus revoilii Planch.
Family: Vitaceae
Synonyms: Rhoicissus erythrodes var. ferruginea sensu. Eyles; Rhoicissus sansibariensis Gilg.; Rhoicissus schlechteri Gilg & Brandt.
Pictures: Rhoicissus_revoilii1.jpg , Rhoicissus_revoilii2.jpg , HA08Rhoicissus_revoilii.jpg
Reference HC 13f
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.VI. Angiosperms (Sapotaceae to Zingiberaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp. 83 - 103, (1993)
Symptoms: H(027), H(169)
Recipes: H(027), juice of crushed roots in porridge
H(169), roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: fungang'ombe (Swahili, Zigua)

1 reference(s) for Ricinus communis L.
Official name: Ricinus communis L.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms: Ricinus vulgaris Mill.
Pictures: Ricinus_communis2.jpg , HA06Ricinus_communis.jpg , Ricinus_communis_fa04042.jpg , Ricinus_communis_fa04044.jpg , Ricinus_communis.jpg , Ricinus_communis_fa04039.jpg
Reference HB 25M
Author: Bossard, E.
Title: La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms: H(001), H(027), H(027z), H(033), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(099), H(113), H(124), H(169), H(195), H(201)
Recipes: H(001) vision, steam bath of leaves of mbangalunda (Erythtina abyssinica) of molo (Ricinus communis) of humbi (Lannea sp.) of sese (Cassia angolensis) + roots tea, VO. 1 cup 3 X / day
H(027) spontaneous miscarriage, tea of root of nya-nya (Ricinus communis) of sa (Sorghum caudatum) or of masambala (Sorghum caffrorum) of kanyanguluka (Phyllanthus glaucophyllus)
H(027z) to long pregnancy, pounded roots, powder in scarifications of the lower belly
H(033) fecundity femal, ONS., tea of nya-nya (Ricinus communis) of anana (Corchorus olitorius), VO. 2 X / day during 12 days
H(037) pneumonia, ONS., RNS
H(037) chest pain, tea of root of hongolo (Celtis mildbraedii) of tunda (Boscia rehmanniana) of nya-nya (Ricinus communis) of tuku (unidentified plant), VO.
H(038) cystalgia, roots tea of filanganga (Chrysophyllum argyrophyllum) of neni (Pteridium aquilinum) of nya-nya (Ricinus communis)
H(051) paludism, tea of root et barks, VO. 1 cup, 3 X / day + bath with this plant
H(099) epilepsy, to pound the seeds, to boil in few H2O, VO. on an empty stomach. Not to eat before 14 h
H(099) nervousness, tea of root, VO. 1 cup 3 X / day
H(113) knee inflammation, heated roots , frictions
H(124) (unidentified plant) twe unene, (olo) nalayi mouth haemorrage, intestinal haemorrage. Could provoke the death, ONS., RNS.
H(169) hernia, roots powder of molo (Ricinus communis) of kwalu (Smilax kraussiana) on scarifications on hernia
H(195) hydropisy, drink of roots, 1 cup 3 X / day
H(201) (unidentified plant) yulwe, possession by the spirit of a death wich provoke chance or misfortune (transmited by woman), tea of root, VO. 3 X / day
H(201) (unidentified plant) fela, pathology due à un vent maléfique (troubles nerveux, fever, debility…), roots et fruits sevent of purgatif
H(201) (unidentified plant) ndambwa, madness provoked by the spirit of a death, cold drink from the leaves of nya-nya (Ricinus communis), barks of sya (Parinari curatellifolia) and the stones of ndawu (Cyperus articulatus), VO. + fumigation with those plants + indemnity to the family of the dead if his spirit is aggressive
Region: West Africa
Country: Angola (regions of Planalto)
Vernacular name: (élé) molo, (oka) nya-nya (Umbundu), (élé) molo ulele (huile de ricin en Umbundu) ricino (Portuguese)

1 reference(s) for Saba senegalensis (A.DC.) Pichon
Official name: Saba senegalensis (A.DC.) Pichon
Family: Apocynaceae
Pictures: Saba_senegalensis1.jpg , Saba_senegalensis2.jpg , HA11Saba_senegal.jpg
Reference HT 32
Author: Traore, M.
Title: Le Recours à la Pharmacopée Traditionnelle Africaine dans le Nouveau Millénaire :<< Cas des Femmes Herboristes de Bamako >> http://www.codesria.org/Archives/ga10/Abstracts%20GA%201-5/AIDS_Traore.htm In "Grey littérature"
Symptoms: H(001), H(006) + H(104), H(008), H(037), H(130), H(169)
Recipes: H(001) conjonctivitis, H(006) + H(104) gastro-enteritis, H(008) dysentery, H(037) cough, H(130) child paralysis, H(169) hernia, ONS de Saba senegalensis, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Mali
Vernacular name: saban (Malinke)

2 reference(s) for Sarcocephalus latifolius (Smith) Bruce
Official name: Sarcocephalus latifolius (Smith) Bruce
Family: Rubiaceae
Pictures: Sarcocephalus_latifolius3.jpg , Sarcocephalus_latifolius4.jpg , Sarcocephalus_latifolius1.jpg , Sarcocephalus_latifolius2.jpg
Reference HK 54
Author: Kamatenesi, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa, A. Acipa
Title: Medicinal plants of Otwal and Ngai Sub Counties in Oyam District, Nothern Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2011), 7:7 doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-7-7
Symptoms: H(008), H(037), H(068), H(094), H(104), H(169), H(199)
Recipes: H(008) diarrhoea, dysentery, crushed roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius mixed in cold H2O, extract VO. half glass thrice a day
H(037) cough, H(104) stomachache, crushed roots, boiled, extract VO. 200ml once a day
H(094) piles roots burned together with millet husk, direct smoke to anus
H(169) scrotal hernia , crushed roots, mixed in cold H2O, extract drunk 20ml once a day for a month
H(199) STDs, H(068) worms crushed roots, boiled, extract VO. one glass twice a day
Region: East Africa
Country: Northern Uganda (Oyam District)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference HT 28
Author: Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title: Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003)
Symptoms: H(013), H(033x), H(036), H(078), H(093), H(109), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(013) muscular abscess (pyomyosite), roots powder of Sarcocephalus. in a hot banana beer "tonto
H(033x) premature ejaculation, roots infusion of Sarcocephalus latifolius, VO.
H(036) vertigo, roots infusion powder and of fruit of Sarcocephalus, VO. + bath
H(078) uterine fibroids, roots decoction of Sarcocephalus, VO.
H(093) antidote, roots infusion of Sarcocephalus., VO.
H(109) backache, roots infusion powder and fruits
H(169) hernia, roots powder and fruits of Sarcocephalus latifolius, VO.
H(201) protect garden, roots of Sarcocephalus plant in the garden
H(201), achieve good luck, blow powder from palm
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name: mutamatama

2 reference(s) for Schwenckia americana L.
Official name: Schwenckia americana L.
Family: Solanaceae
Pictures: Schwenckia_americana1.jpg , HA06Schwenckia_americana.jpg , Schwenckia_americana2.jpg
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(001), H(018), H(031), H(038), H(051), H(104), H(108), H(113), H(169)
Recipes: H(001), H(018), whole plant of Schwenckia americana, juice, drops in eyes
H(031), leaves juice of Garcinia punctata, ONS. of Schwenckia americana of Dichrostachys glomerata, local application, scarifications
H(031), H(038), H(104), H(169), whole plant of Schwenckia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(031), H(113), whole plant of Schwenckia, pulp (lemon juice), local application
H(051) child, whole plant of Schwenckia, decoction (H2O), steam bath
H(108) sinus, whole plant of Schwenckia., juice, drops in nose
H(113) rheumatism, ONS. of Trichopteryx fruticulosa, roots of Annona arenaria of Schwenckia americana of Ochna afzelii, decoction (H2O), steam bath
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: mundaanda ndzila (Laadi), limba limba (Laali), mufime (Tié), letoniki, lentshunidji la nséké (Mbôsi), oye (Kôyô), ditia (Songo)
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(018), H(027), H(031), H(082), H(091), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(137), H(139), H(169), H(170), H(171), H(201)
Recipes: H(018) headache at the level of scalp, pound and mix with the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis and oil des noix palme crues, les plantes ciAfter Clerodendrum formicarum, Desmodium velutinum, Schwenkia americana and Ocimum minimum. rub the forehead and neck 2 times per day. One can also utiliser la médication prescrite pour les headache en général.
H(027) frequent abortions (lufwadikisi), boil together the following plants: Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (leaves), Helichrysum mechowianum (roots), Schwenkia americana. Filter and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day.
H(027) danger of abortion, pound and macerate roots of Schwenkia americana in palm wine; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(027) danger of abortion, boil together les plantes pounded below : Annona senegalensis (roots), Schwenkia americana, Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Eleusine indica, Canna indica (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day.
H(031) pain thoracic (lubansi), pound together with powder guns, le traditional salt of crude palm oil , the plants below : Schwenkia americana, Annona senegalensis (leaves), Dichrostachys cinerea. rub le thorax 2 times per day.
H(082) asthma, boil together the following plants: Desmodium velutinum, Schwenkia americana (roots), Caloncoba welwitschii (leaves and fruits), Pteridium aquilinum (leaves) and Trema orientalis (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
H(091) slump of the baby After sexual intercourse of unclean parents and which causes mortality (kesa), to pound the mixing of Schwenkia americana, of Desmodium velutinum, of Mimosa pudica, of Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves of tomatos). Put some of the mixture under the armpits of one of the spouses. Then prepare meals with the rest of the mixturea and eat (parents and child).
H(104) stomach pain = gastritis (lukutu), decoction of the mixing of plants below : Schwenkia americana, Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Trema orientalis (leaves), Croton mubango (barks), Eleusine indica, Rhipsalis baccifera (spines) and Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves and roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(104) colique After l’delivery (kiyangi), pound and macerated in H2O roots of Schwenkia americana; Well press and filter (peut aussi se decoction)., Do the enema 1 glass 1 time per day.
H(109) sciatica, decoction of the following plants : Imperata cylindrica (roots), Schwenkia americana, Momordica charantia, Bidens pilosa, Ocimum gratissimum, Malaka sp., and Hallea stipulosa.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(113) rheumatisms, to roast in the pan the mixing of plants below :Chamaesyce hirta (leaves), Schwenkia americana (leaves), Clerodendrum formicarum, Desmodium velutinum, of lizard skin. finely ground with traditional salt. Make incisions (tattoos) on the sick places and applying by friction the powder 1 time per day.
H(113) rheumatisms, decoction of the following plants : Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), internodes of sugarcane, Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Imperata cylindrica (roots), Schwenkia americana (roots), Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(113) rheumatisms, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Dissotis brazzae (leaves), Scleria achtenii, young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Amphiblema ciliatum and Schwenkia americana.To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(137) atrocious pains in the arm or leg with swelling (Ngulu-maniuka) edema, to pound the mixing of the following plants : Schwenkia americana, heart of Hymenocardia acida, node of Eleusine indica. rub members 2 times per day.
H(139) sexual weakness in man non-erection of the penis (mbadi), boil together the following plants: Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Schwenkia americana, Mondia whitei, Croton mubango (barks), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Mitrgyna stipulosa (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), Dorstenia psilurus, Garcinia huillensis (roots), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots); 3 spoonfuls of café poudre and 3 spoonfuls of tea en dry leaves.To filter and drink ½ glass , 2 times per day.
H(169) hernia, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), roots of Carica papaya, Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), Rhipsalis baccifera (spines), Mondia whitei, Schwenkia americana (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(170) ascites, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : Fwa di mvumbi sp. (leaves), Polygala acicularis, Desmodium velutinum, Schwenkia americana, Dissotis brazzae and Gossypium barbadense (roots). press and add white clay. Drink 1 table spoon, 2 times per day. Warning: If there is a strong diarrhea, Take the medication prescribed for rehydration. The patient can not take the prescribed medication against the diseases of the pancreas
H(171) diabetes, decoction of the following plants : Costus phyllocephalus (leaves), Malaka sp. (leaves), Ocimum minimum, Schwenkia americana, Cymbopogon densiflorus (leaves), Scorodophloeus zenkeri (barks of trunk), Cola acuminata (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tubers and leaves of manioc, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, alcoholic beverages and soft, meat fat and of fish, palm oil. One can eat : toasts, forest yams, taros, liquid milk, vegetables (much of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), S. macrocarpon and S. aethiopicum (shum).
H(201) vision of the spirits causing the fall to the ground and the sudden dead of the person (ngimbi), maceration overnight the mixing of Millettia drastica (leaves), Millettia versicolor (leaves), Schwenkia americana, Desmodium velutinum and Cola acuminata (seeds). take a total bath 2 times per day. Prohibited : to the market, go to a bereavement, see a corpse,eat leaves of Gnetum africanum, of manioc, of Salacia pynaerti; meat of pork, goats, hens and fruits of Aframomum alboviolaceum
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: tumpa di nkombo (Kikongo)

1 reference(s) for Sclerocarya caffra Sond.
Official name: Sclerocarya caffra Sond.
Family: Anacardiaceae
Pictures: Sclerocarya_caffra1.jpg
Reference HC 13a
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.I. Pteridophytes and Angiosperms (Acanthaceae to Canellaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 21, pp. 253 - 277, (1987)
Symptoms: H(008), H(034), H(051), H(068), H(082), H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(008) dys., roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008) dys., pounded leaves + H2O cold, extract, VO.
H(034), stembark pounded + H2O, filter, VO.
H(034), leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), roots, decoction (H2O), VO. + leaves pounded on the body
H(068), bilharziosis, stembark pounded + H2O, filter, VO.
H(082)astme, stembark pounded , leaves + H2O, extract, VO.
H(082)astme, roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), stembark pounded + H2O, filter, VO. H(104) belly, roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(169), hernia, roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: bankuti (Ndengereko, mng'ongo (Swahili, Zigua), mumbu (Zaramo)

1 reference(s) for Scoparia dulcis L.
Official name: Scoparia dulcis L.
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Pictures: HA06Scoparia_dulcis.jpg , Scoparia_dulcis5.jpg , Scoparia_dulcis6.jpg , Scoparia_dulcis1.jpg , Scoparia_dulcis2.jpg , Scoparia_dulcis3.jpg , Scoparia_dulcis4.jpg
Reference HK 60
Author: Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title: Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms: H(051), H(169)
Recipes: H(051) paludism, macerated leaves of Scoparia dulcis and of Laportea aestuans : enema 2 doses (+/_ 1/4 liter) per day
H(169) hernia, roots decoction, associated with vegetable salt: enema 1 dose (+/_ 1/4 liter) per day
H(169) hernia, powder of the root local application after scarification
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (Town of Mbandaka.)
Vernacular name: bompese (Lomongo), iyanzo (Lokonda)

4 reference(s) for Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name: Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family: Polygalaceae
Pictures: HA05Securidaca_longipedunculata.jpg , Securidaca_longipedunculata3.jpg , Securidaca_longipedunculata2.jpg , Securidaca_longipedunculata1.jpg
Reference HA 10
Author: Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title: Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms: H(006), H(091), H(169)
Recipes: H(006), roots of Strychnos spinosa of Securidaca longipedunculata, to dry, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(091), roots of Securidaca., decoction (H2O), VO. + honey + pimento, bath
H(169) roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, to dry, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO. + lemon juice
Region: West Africa
Country: Ivory Coast
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference HK 01
Author: Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title: La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms: H(001), H(004), H(006), H(007), H(018), H(020), H(022), H(037), H(051), H(053), H(068), H(094), H(100), H(102), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(137), H(169), H(172), H(173), H(192),
Recipes: H(001), H(004) wound, H(113), H(172) dracunculosis, ONS. of Securidaca longipedunculata, local application
H(004), H(068), H(169), ONS. of Acacia ataxacantha of Securidaca longipedunculata of Capparis tomentosa, RNS.
H(006) éméto-cathartic, ONS. of Securidaca. stong dosis
H(018), roots of Securidaca., powder, to take snuff
H(020), barks stem, branch, trunk, barks of the underground part of Sclerocarya birrea, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, whole plant of Momordica charantia, maceration, VO. + plaster of the same plants
H(020), roots of Cnestis ferruginea of Securidaca longipedunculata, maceration (H2O), local application
H(020), whole plant of Momordica charantia, ONS. of Sclerocarya birrea of Securidaca longipedunculata, RNS.
H(020), barks stem, branch, trunk of Afrormosia laxiflora, ONS. of Securidaca longipedunculata, VO., local application
H(020), roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, ONS. of Balanites aegyptiaca of Sclerocarya birrea of Momordica charantia of Cnestis ferruginea of Acacia macrostachya, pulp, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(022), roots of Securidaca., powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(020), roots of Parinari macrophylla, ONS. of Securidaca longipedunculata, to dry, powder, local application
H(020), barks stem, branch, trunk of Sclerocarya birrea, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, whole plant of Momordica charantia, maceration, VO. + bath
H(020), barks from the underground part of Securidaca longipedunculata of Balanites aegyptiaca of Sclerocarya birrea of Parinari macrophylla, to dry, powder, to dilute, VO., friction
H(020), leaves, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata of Newbouldia laevis of Tetracera alnifolia of Thalia welwitschii, to pound, maceration (H2O), VO., massage
H(037) bronchitis, H(100), H(104), H(173), roots of Securidaca., decoction (H2O), local application
H(051) + H(102) bilious fever, roots, leaves of Securidaca longipedunculata, ONS. of Combretum glutinosum, decoction (H2O), VO., local application
H(053), ripe fruit of Securidaca., to pound, juice, drops in ears
H(068) intestinal parasitism, roots of Securidaca., RNS., VO.
H(094), H(192), ONS. Acacia albida of Securidaca longipedunculata of Cochlospermum tinctorium, of Maytenus senegalensis of Leptadenia hastata, RNS.
H(100) syph., H(173), ONS. of Sclerocarya birrea of Detarium microcarpum of Entada africana of Securidaca longipedunculata, RNS.
H(109) pain to the back, H(113), H(137) pelvus, roots of Fagara leprieurii of Securidaca longipedunculata, powder, massage
H(126), H(007), rhizome of Dioscorea praehensilis, leaves of Securidaca longipedunculata, leaves, roots of Combretum glutinosum, to cook, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Senegal
Vernacular name: not registered
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(013), H(026), H(037), H(038), H(068), H(100), H(103), H(109), H(113), H(130x), H(169), H(179), H(187), H(189)
Recipes: H(013) skin eruptions starting with members with flaking of the scalp (kiungu)), pound together seeds of Monodora angolensis, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of Securidaca longipedunculata ; leaves or barks of Croton mubango and seeds of Piper nigrum. The powder is taken in small quantities , VO. 3 times per day. Prohibited food : oil, pimento, egg, VO. or wash with cold water.
H(026) painful menstruation and abundant, boil together with the heart of banana cut, roots of Kindama sp., of Garcinia huillensis and of Securidaca longipedunculata ; sift and drink 1/3 glass of bambou, 3 times per day.
H(037) cough (ntulu), boil together leaves of Costus lucanusianus and of Gossypium barbadense; barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, peels of lemons fruits , fruits of Aframomum melegueta and roots of Securidaca longipedunculata ; VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass of the sieved mixture, 3 times per day.
H(038) diseases related to female (kiziba), pound together roots of Crossopteryx febrifuga and of Securidaca longipedunculata , decoction of the mixture and remove from heat before boiling; let it cool with strong stirring and sift. Then. bottling and keep closed. Do the enema, one bamboo glass per day with interval of one day. N.B : This product is very strong and can cause lower abdominal pain, weakening and appetite, but one must continueà do an enema.
H(038) diseases related to female (kiziba), Do the enema with the sifted mixture of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of trunk barks of Lannea antiscorbutica and of Hallea stipulosa 1/2 glass of bambou 1 time per day. Prohibited food: oil, hot peper, egg, VO. or se laver with of cold H2O.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), pound together and decoction of the plants below : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots) and Pentadiplandra brazzeana (roots). Do an enema with the sieved liquid product, 1/3 glass of bambou, 1 time per day. N.B : One can also take these remedies in the case of diseases of the uterus or interrupt of the flow of breast milk.
H(100) blennorrhoea, pound the roots of Securidaca longipedunculata add one bottle of water and let stand 3 days; sift and drink ½ bamboo glass once a day with interval of 1 day
H(100) blennorrhoea, pound and boil together the roots of Crossopteryx febrifuga and of Securidaca longipedunculata ; remove from heat before boiling, laisser refroidir, mix well, Sift and conserver dans une bouteille bien fermée. Do an enema with the product, one bamboo glass once a day with interval of 1 day. Warning : When you drink these remedies, it is strictly forbidden of taking any other beverage including milk.
H(118) laryngitis ( kikodi-kodi), decoction and sift the mixturebarks of Musanga cecropioides, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, du Carica papaya, of Elaeis guineensis, and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii; Bridelia ferruginea (roots or barks of trunk), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Itundu sp, juice of lemons and Cissus aralioides découpé en tranche and Kahalaria uncinata.To filter and drink 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. N.B. It is recommended of VO. in addition to the remedies against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin. Do not get angry
H(103) tooth decay with H(103) gingivitis = sinusitis (ngulunga- mbaki), boil all the plants below : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana (roots), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots), Quisqualis hensii (roots), Pentaclethra macrophylla (barks of trunk); put the sifted liquid in the mouth during a few minutes and then spit. Do this operation 3 times per day. N.B : Do not swallow the beverage.
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi ki nsonso), decoction of roots of Millettia eetveldaena, Annona senegalensis and Sarcocephalus latifolius, barks of Mangifera indica and of Hallea stipulosa; Cyperus articulatus, Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Securidaca longipedunculata .;Do an enema After sift à raison d’1 bamboo glass per day.
H(113) rheumatisms (ngalamatisi), pound together then : decoction of the plants below : Aframomum alboviolaceum (leaves and stems) Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Milicia excelsa (leaves), Ocimum gratissimum (rameaux) Chenopodium ambrosioides and Sansevieria guineensis (leaves) ; Sift and mix with traditional salt, rub members 2 times per day with the obtained product. Prohibited food : meat of pork, leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum.
H(130x) Parkinson's disease (nkama-sengi), boil together the plants of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; let it cool and keep the sift mixture in a bottle tightly closed during one week. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. N.B : This beverage can do urinate several times
H(169) hernia (mpiki), the plants to dry below : roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; seeds of Piper nigrum, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , Xylopia aethiopica, Aframomum melegueta, Croton mubango and Monodora angolensis (fruits). pound together and sift ; eat ½ teaspoonful of the product obtained with some water, 3 times per day.
H(179) back pain with sometimes blood in the urine = ailments of the kidneys or nephritis (miongeti), pound together roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; decoction 1 table spoon the mixture in a water bottle and a half; sift and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. N.B : This beverage is very strong, do not exceed the prescribed dose.
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied of the head (nsingu), pound whole plants of Securidaca longipedunculata , Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Cajanus cajan (leaves), Cypenus articulatus (seeds), Millettia eetveldaena (barks), Cymbopogon citratus (whole plant), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (barks or seeds), Mangifera indica (barks), Croton mubango (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, Annona senegalensis and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. decoction in 5 bottled water, sift and make them drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest remains in the pot is heated to rub the baby's neck.
H(187) testicles blocked in the lower abdomen (nsunda), pound and grind together barks of trunk of Croton mubango, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata and roots of Xylopia aethiopica; eat a little of the product obtained 3 times per day.
H(189) difficult to take the first step for children., pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, and of Gossypium barbadense; barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cymbopogon citratus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the whole body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with tooth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood.
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: nsunda, nkama nsunda Kikongo
Reference HT 28
Author: Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title: Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003)
Symptoms: H(008), H(013), H(018), H(020), H(046), H(051), H(093), H(108), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(008) diarrhoea, infusion of roots powder of leaves of Securidaca longipedunculata, VO.
H(013) muscular abscess (pyomyositis), powder of racine of Securidaca in scarifications + VO. powder in hot banana beer "tonto"
H(018) head ache, roots (powder?) in scarifications to the temples + to snuff
H(020) snake, infusion of roots, VO.
H(046) measles, decoction of roots of Securidaca. , VO.
H(051) fever, ONS., RNS.
H(093) antidote, roots of Securidaca, infusion, VO.
H(108) influenza, juice or roots powder and barks, nasal instillation
H(169) hernia, to chew the roots of Securidaca. + VO. infusion of roots
H(201) insanity, infusion of roots en nasal instillation + application sur scarifications
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name: mukondwa

4 reference(s) for Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Official name: Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms: Flueggea virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Voigt; Flueggea microcarpa Blume; Securinega abyssinica A. Rich.
Pictures: Securinega_virosa2.jpg , HA06Securinega_virosa.jpg , Securinega_virosa1.jpg , Securinega_virosa3.jpg
Reference HA 07
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K.
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(001), H(006), H(022), H(033), H(038), H(068), H(091) H(104), H(157), H(169), H(170)
Recipes: H(001) lack of vision, stems with leaves of Tinnea barteri of Securinega virosa, maceration (H2O), local application
H(006), stems with leaves of Securinega., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(006), leaves of Securinega., decoction (H2O), VO. + salt
H(006) + H(104), H(104), roots of Securinega virosa of Lophira lanceolata of Tinnea barteri, maceration (H2O), VO. + carbonate of calcium + peper
H(006) + H(104), H(104), stems with leaves of Securinega., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(006) + H(104), H(104), roots of Securinega., to carbonize, powder, local application on anus
H(022) painfull delivery, stems with leaves of Securinega virosa, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, barks of lé underground part of Securinega., powder, VO. + pimento
H(038), leaves of Ficus umbellata of Securinega virosa, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), leaves, barks of the underground part of Securinega., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038) urethra, roots, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, whole plant of Sécurinega virosa of Stachytarpheta angustifolia, maceration (H2O), VO. + pimento
H(068) small intestinal worms, barks stem, branch, trunk of Khaya senegalensis of Pteleopsis suberosa, stems with leaves of Desmodium velutinum of Grewia cissoides of Pavetta crassipes of Heeria insignis of Securinega virosa of Trichilia emetica of Lophira lanceolata of Parinari curatellifolia, decoction (H2O), bath
H(091) drepanocytosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Khaya senegalensis of Securidaca longipedunculata, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, powder, to dilute, unction
H(091) drepanocytosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Khaya senegalensis, barks of the underground part of Securidaca longipedunculata, decoction (H2O), bath
H(104), stems with leaves of Securinega., decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(104), stems with leaves of Securinega virosa, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, almond of Monodora myristica, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Citrus limon, seeds of Piper nigrum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(157) H(051) child, barks of the underground part of Combretum paniculatum, leaves, barks of the underground part of Securinega virosa, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to carbonize, powder, scarifications
H(169), barks of the underground part of Securinega virosa of Combretum sericeum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(170), barks of the underground part of Securidaca longipedunculata of Annona senegalensis of Carissa edulis of Combretum ghasalense of Tamarindus indica, leaves of Gardenia erubescens, to dry, powder, to dilute, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Togo
Vernacular name: kébantchalé, kébantialé, kégbantilé (Akassélem, hesré (Mina, Ewé), tchakatchaka (Tem, Kabiyé, Fè, Adélé)
Reference HA 49
Author: Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title: Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Symptoms: H(008), H(104), H(127), H(169)
Recipes: H(008) diarrhea, H(104) stomach ache, H(169) hernia,, Spleen enlargement, leaves infusion of Fluggea virosa, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name: mkalananga
Reference HC 13c
Author: Chhabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title: Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.III. Angiosperms (Euphorbiaceae to Menispermaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 28, pp. 255 - 283, (1990)
Symptoms: H(008), H(018), H(028), H(033), H(099), H(100), H(104), H(104), H(145), H(157), H(157), H(169)
Recipes: H(008), H(018), H(028)uterus, H(033) femal, H(099), H(100) gono., H(104) stomach, H(145) rectum, H(157), decoction roots, VO.
H(104) childs, VO. decoction leaves and roots
H(157) childs, decoction of roots of Capsicum frutescens, Flueggea virosa, Harrisonia abyssinica, Lantana viburnoides, VO.
H(169), pounded leaves with H2O, liquid VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name: mkwambe (Ndengereko, Swahili, Zaramo)
Reference HH 06b
Author: Hedberg I., O. Hedberg, P.J. Madati, K.E. Mshigeni, E.N. Mshiu & G. Samuelsson
Title: Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Tanzania. II. Plants of the families Dilleniaceae - Opiliaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 9, pp. 105 - 128 (1983)
Symptoms: H(104), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(104), stomach pain, roots of Securinega virosa, Uvaria Lucida Benth subsp. Lucida (mngwene), decoction, VO. (as anti acid)
H(169), roots of Securinega virosa , Harrisonia abyssinica , RNS., VO.
H(201), diseases caused by witchcraft, roots of Securinega virosa, Grewia plagiophylla (mkone), decoction, VO.
H(201), diseases caused by witchcraft, leaves of Securinega virosa, Grewia plagiophylla (mkone), pounded and applied to incisions on the head and joints of the body
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania
Vernacular name: msokote, mkwamba (Tanga district, Korogwe district)

1 reference(s) for Sesamum indicum L.
Official name: Sesamum indicum L.
Family: Pedaliaceae
Synonyms: Sesamum orientale L.
Pictures: Sesamum_indicum3.jpg , HA05Sesamum_indicum.jpg , Sesamum_indicum1.jpg , Sesamum_indicum-koeh-129.jpg , Sesamum_indicum2.jpg , B5NordSesamum_indicum.jpg
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(034), H(155), H(169)
Recipes: H(034), rhizome Hydnora johannis, seeds of Sesamum indicum, powder, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(155), leaves of Lantana trifolia of Momordica foetida, seeds of Sesamum indicum, to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, gargle
H(169) inguinal, leaves of Cassia didymobotrya, leaves, seeds of Sesamum indicum, powder, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Sesbania sesban (L.) Merr.
Official name: Sesbania sesban (L.) Merr.
Family: Fabaceae
Synonyms: Sesbania aegyptiaca Poir.
Pictures: Sesbania_sesban1.jpg , Sesbania_sesban2.jpg , HR09Sesbania_sesban.jpg
Reference HS 06
Author: Staner, P. & R. Boutique
Title: Matériaux pour l'étude des plantes médicinales indigènes du Congo Belge. Mém. Institut royal colonial belge, Section des Sc. naturelles et médicales,Collection in-8°, fasc. 6 et dernier, 228 p., (1937)
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169), stem, powder + oil + salt, local application, (Sankuru)
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name: not registered

1 reference(s) for Setaria megaphylla (Steud.) Dur. & Schinz
Official name: Setaria megaphylla (Steud.) Dur. & Schinz
Family: Poaceae
Synonyms: Setaria chevalieri Stapf
Pictures: Setaria_megaphylla2.jpg , Setaria_megaphylla3.jpg
Reference HV 54
Author: Van der Veen, L.J., S. Bodinga-bwa-Bodinga
Title: Une société traditionnelle noire africaine et ses plantes utiles : les Eviya du Gabon Document submitted for publication http://www.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/fulltext/Van der Veen/Van der Veen_à paraître_a.pdf
Symptoms: H(001), H(100), H(169)
Recipes: H(001) eyes filariasis, crushed leaves of Setaria megaphylla with a little salt and cold water
H(100) blennorrage, leaves of Setaria megaphylla mixed with broken barks of the tree "o-bamba" (Croton oligandrum)
H(169) strangulated hernia , leaves, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name: (e-)kokolo , (Eviya language) bamba

1 reference(s) for Solanum aethiopicum L.
Official name: Solanum aethiopicum L.
Family: Solanaceae
Synonyms: Solanum gilo Raddi
Pictures: HA03Solanum_aethiopicum.jpg , Solanum_aethiopicum2.jpg , Solanum_aethiopicum1.jpg
Reference HR 17
Author: Ruffo, C. K.
Title: A Survey of medicinal plants in Tabora region, Tanzania in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169) hernia, roots of Solanum gilo Raddi, RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Tabora region)
Vernacular name: mutole (Nyamwezi)

2 reference(s) for Solanum dasyphyllum Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name: Solanum dasyphyllum Schumach. & Thonn.
Family: Solanaceae
Synonyms: Solanum duplosinuatum Klotzsch; Solanum macrocarpon L.
Pictures: HA03Solanum_dasyphyllum.jpg , Solanum_dasyphyllum1.jpg
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(014), H(038), H(099), H(169)
Recipes: H(014) nettle-rash (ghee), barks stem, branch, trunk of Solanum dasyphyllum, pulp, to dilute, local application
H(038), roots of Clerodendrum myricoides of Solanum dasyphyllum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(099) epilepsy, leaves, roots of Solanum., to dry, powder, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(169) inguinal, roots of Solanum., to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, VO., scarifications
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(006), H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(006) child, leaves juice of Solanum dasyphyllum, to dilute (wine), VO.
H(006) + H(104), H(104), H(169), leaves juice of Solanum., VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: nkeka (Laadi), mungaka (Beembe), yini (Tié)

1 reference(s) for Solanum incanum L.
Official name: Solanum incanum L.
Family: Solanaceae
Synonyms: Solanum melongena L. var. incanum (L.) Kuntze; Solanum coagulans Forssk.; Solanum sanctum L.
Pictures: Solanum_incanum3.jpg , HA11Solanum_incanum.jpg , Solanum_incanum1.jpg , Solanum_incanum2.jpg
Reference HR 17
Author: Ruffo, C. K.
Title: A Survey of medicinal plants in Tabora region, Tanzania in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms: H(004), H(006), H(068), H(155), H(169)
Recipes: H(004) wounds, H(006) constipation, H(068) intestinal worms, H(155) tonsillitis, H(169) hernia, roots of Solanum incanum, RNS.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Tabora region)
Vernacular name: mudulanu, mutulantu (Nyamwezi)

1 reference(s) for Solanum nigrum L.
Official name: Solanum nigrum L.
Family: Solanaceae
Synonyms: Solanum nodiflorum Jacq.; Solanum judaicum Bess
Pictures: Solanum_nigrum4.jpg , Solanum_nigrum2.jpg , Solanum_nigrum9.jpg , Solanum_nodiflorum.jpg , Solanum_nigrum8.jpg , Solanum_nigrum7.jpg , Solanum_nigrum3.jpg , Solanum_nigrum6.jpg , HA06Solanum_nigrum.jpg , Solanum_nigrum5.jpg , Solanum_nigrum1.jpg
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(006), H(008), H(068), H(104), H(108), H(169)
Recipes: H(006) + H(104), H(104), ONS. of Momordica charantia of Solanum nigrum, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(008), H(104), leaves juice of Solanum nigrum of Momordica charantia, to dilute (wine), VO. + seeds of Guinea peper
H(068) vermifuge, leaves juice of Haumania danckelmaniana of Solanum nigrum of Thomandersia hensii, VO.
H(068) vermifuge, ONS.de Solanum nigrum of Thomandersia hensii of Haumania danckelmaniana, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(118) rhino - pharyngitis, leaves juice of Solanum nigrum, VO. + local application
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: nsooso wa kodya loongo (Laadi), mungolo (Laali), batseki (Nzabi), niakodi (Kôta), lindoli (Kôyô)

1 reference(s) for Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv.
Official name: Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv.
Family: Bignoniaceae
Pictures: Spathodea_campanulata1.jpg , HA05Spathodea_campanulata.jpg , Spathodea_campanulata5.jpg , Spathodea_campanulata4.jpg , Spathodea_campanulata2.jpg , Spathodea_campanulata3.jpg
Reference HS 01
Author: Sandberg, F.
Title: Etude sur les plantes médicinales et toxiques de l'Afrique équatoriale. Cahiers de la Maboké, tome 3, n° 1, 5 - 49, (1965)
Symptoms: H(004), H(100), H(169)
Recipes: H(004) + H(100), decoction barks, RNS.
H(169) scrotum, decoction barks, RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: boro (Gbaya), ndogoun, dogome (Bakwele), ikondo (Bunguli)

1 reference(s) for Steganotaenia araliacea Hochst.
Official name: Steganotaenia araliacea Hochst.
Family: Apiaceae
Synonyms: Peucedanum araliaceum (Hochst.) Benth.
Pictures: HA03Steganotaenia_araliacea.jpg , Steganotaenia_araliacea1.jpg , Steganotaenia_araliacea2.jpg
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(004), H(038), H(169), H(199)
Recipes: H(004) wounds, crumple leaves of Steganotaenia araliacea and applied to the wound.
H(038) ovarian inflammation, H(187) no vaginal opening (kiziba), decoction of the mixing of plants below : Tapinanthus poggei, roots of Millettia drastica, Sarcocephalus latifolius, roots of Heinsia crinita and Steganotaenia araliacea.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of take bath or , VO. the prescribed medication against the H(056) microfilariae. Prohibited food : oil, hot peper, egg, drink cold waterr or wash with cold water
H(038) infection of the uterus, to pound the mixing of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and of Steganotaenia araliacea, leaves of tomato or of roots of Millettia drastica or Heinsia crinita or leaves of Maprounea membranacea and of young leaves of Annona senegalensis. Apply to the uterus a poultice of crushed mixture from morning till night for 6 consecutive days.
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(104) colique (abdominal pain after childbirth), pound leaves of Steganotaenia araliacea, macerated in H2O, press and do an enema par voie rectale VO. 1 glass, 1 time per day.
H(169) hernia, aqueous decoction of barks of the root VO.. Enfant : 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day for three days. Adult : 1 tablespoon, 3 times per day, for three days.
H(199) V.I.H., decoction of leaves and roots of Steganotaenia araliacea mix with the food to combat the side effects of H(199) HIV including weight loss
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name: mvumbi-mvumbi, lumvumbi-mvumbi (Kikongo), mukula mvumbi, mukula ndosi (Kimanianga)

1 reference(s) for Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Official name: Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Family: Strychnaceae
Synonyms: Strychnos buettneri Gilg
Pictures: Strychnos_spinosa2.jpg , Strychnos_spinosa3.jpg , Strychnos_spinosa1.jpg , HA06Strychnos_spinosa.jpg
Reference HB 50
Author: Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title: Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms: H(020), H(022), H(100), H(169)
Recipes: H(020) snake bites, roots of Strychnos spinosa, ash, VO.
H(022) to induce or to speed the delivery process, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(100) venereal diseases, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(169) hernia, roots decoction, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name: mutamba, ntupa, massala (Chindau)

2 reference(s) for Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Official name: Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Tephrosia_vogelii1.jpg , HA08Tephrosia_vogelii.jpg , Tephrosia_vogelii3.jpg , Tephrosia_vogelii2.jpg
Reference HA 03
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. K
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(018), H(051), H(169), H(201)
Recipes: H(018), leaves of Tephrosia vogelii, peduncle or of Elaeis guineensis, RNS.
H(051) paludism, barks stem, branch, trunk of Tephrosia., RNS.
H(169) inguinal, leaves of Tephrosia., to grind, to dilute (H2O), VO. + potash
H(201), psychosis, ONS. of Indigofera suffruticosa of Alternanthera repens of Caesalpinia pulcherrina of Momordica charantia deTephrosia vogelii of Lantana camara, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Benin
Vernacular name: gblè (Fon, Gon)
Reference HN 01
Author: Nyakabwa, M. & W. Dibaluka
Title: Plantes médicinales cultivées dans la zone de Kabondo à Kisangani (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 87 - 99, (1990)
Symptoms: H(068), H(103), H(169)
Recipes: H(103), leaves of Tephrosia vogelii, to pound, local application
H(169), leaves of Tephrosia., decoction (H2O), enema
Region: West Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name: igigita (Topoke), ishoro (Kibali)

2 reference(s) for Terminalia glaucescens Planch. ex Benth.
Official name: Terminalia glaucescens Planch. ex Benth.
Family: Combretaceae
Synonyms: Terminalia schimperiana Hochst.
Pictures: HA03Terminalia_glaucescens.jpg , Terminalia_glaucescens2.jpg , Terminalia_glaucescens3.jpg , Terminalia_glaucescens4.jpg , Terminalia_glaucescens1.jpg
Reference HA 10
Author: Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title: Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169) strangled, barks of the underground part of Terminalia glaucescens, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to pound, juice, to dilute (H2O), VO. (+ honey + pimento), enema
Region: West Africa
Country: Ivory Coast
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference HD 10
Author: De Graer, A.M.
Title: L'art de guérir chez les Azande. Congo, tome 1, n°2, 220 - 254, (1929), n°3, 361 - 408, (1929)
Symptoms: H(100), H(100), H(103), H(169)
Recipes: H(100) blen., ONS., RNS.
H(100) syph., ONS., RNS.
H(103)abces, ONS., RNS.
H(169), ONS., RNS.
Region: Central Africa
Country: Democratic republic of Congo (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo)
Vernacular name: bakeipwe (Zande)

1 reference(s) for Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Official name: Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Family: Combretaceae
Synonyms: Terminalia chevalieri Diels
Pictures: HA03Terminalia_macroptera.jpg , Terminalia_macroptera1.jpg
Reference HB 49
Author: Bognounou, M.O., M.C.O. Ouedraogo & Mlle O.G. Ouedraogo
Title: Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes médicinales africaines en pays Mossi (Région de Ouagadougou) http://www.greenstone.refer.bf/collect/revueph1/index/assoc/HASH018d.dir/01-001.pdf
Symptoms: H(169)
Recipes: H(169) hernia "nakarudre" , roots decoction of Terminalia macroptera en VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Burkina Faso (Mossi region)
Vernacular name: kôodpoko (Mossi)

1 reference(s) for Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Official name: Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Family: Fabaceae
Pictures: Tetrapleura_tetraptera1.jpg , Tetrapleura_tetraptera2.jpg , Tetrapleura_tetraptera3.jpg , Tetrapleura_tetraptera4.jpg
Reference HA 03
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. K
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(013), H(091), H(169)
Recipes: H(013) abces, maceration of leaves of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Moringa oleifera, VO. + bath
H(091) anaemia, rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera , seeds of Garcinia kola, RNS.
H(169) inguinal hernia, roots of Olax subscorpioidea of Tetrapleura tetraptera, pulpe, decoction (H2O), filtrer, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Benin
Vernacular name: lèndja (Fon), anyansoulèndja (Goun)

1 reference(s) for Tragia furialis Bojer
Official name: Tragia furialis Bojer
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Pictures: Tragia_furialis1.jpg , Tragia_furialis4.jpg , Tragia_furialis3.jpg , Tragia_furialis4.jpg , Tragia_furialis5.jpg
Reference HM 42
Author: Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title: Ethnomedicine of the Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Part 2: The medicinal plants of Katoro Ward, Bukoba District Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2010, 6:19 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-6-19 + Additional file
Symptoms: H(109), H(139), H(169)
Recipes: H(109) backache, H(139) aphrodisiac, H(169) hernia, roots of Carissa spinarum are boiled with the bark of Elaedendron buchanannii or a powder made from pounding the roots of this species mixed with the bark of Elaedendron buchanannii is taken with tea. They can also be mixed with Tragia furialis roots
H(139) aphrodisiac, the roots/leaves are pounded together with Elaeodendron buchananii and Tragia furialis, boiled in water and a glass taken daily.
Region: East Africa
Country: Tanzania (Kagera Region, Katoro Ward)
Vernacular name: mgonampili

2 reference(s) for Trema orientalis (L.) Blume
Official name: Trema orientalis (L.) Blume
Family: Ulmaceae
Synonyms: Trema guineensis (Schum. & Thonn. ) Ficalho
Pictures: Trema_orientalis1.jpg , Trema_orientalis3.jpg , Trema_orientalis2.jpg , HL13Trema_orientalis.jpg , Trema_orientalis4.jpg
Reference HA 05
Author: Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(104), H(169)
Recipes: H(018), sap leaves of Trema guineensis, drops in eyes
H(022), young leaves of Trema., to pound, to macerate (H2O), VO. + in vagina
H(031), leaves of Trema., morceaux, maceration (H2O), VO. + rock salt
H(031), barks stem, branch, trunk of Trema., pulp, scarifications
H(037), roots of Trema., in pieces, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO. + sugar
H(104) dyspepsy, leaves of Trema guineensis, young leaves of Harungana madagascariesnsis, flowers of Musanga cecropioides, to grind, maceration (H2O), VO. + dung of elephant
H(169), barks stem trunk, rameau of Trema guineensis, Millettia laurentii, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(169), barks stem trunk, rameau of Trema guineensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: osossi (Babamba, Mbaamba), yayaka (Beembé), on-oué (Koukouya), omboumba (Téké), mouyayaka (Soundi), on-wé (Téké)
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(005), H(033), H(034), H(037), H(038), H(068), H(082), H(099), H(103), H(104), H(123), H(128), H(169), H(170)
Recipes: H(005), H(123), H(169), H(170), ONS. of Trema guinensis, RNS., VO.
H(033) woman, leaves of Adenia cynanchifolia of Trema guinensis of Costus afer of Palisota ambigua of Sherbournia sp. of Laportea aestuans, to cook in palm oil, VO. + banana cooked with oil, salt, meat or fish
H(033) femme, H(038), H(104), H(128), ONS. de Trema guineensis, RNS., VO.
H(034), juice of leaves of Trema guinensis, VO.
H(037), bark of the underground part of Trema guineensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068) oxyurosis child, juice of leaves of Trema guinensis, VO.
H(082), dried leaves of Trema guinensis, smoke bath
H(099) epilepsy, young leaves of Treme guinensie, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(103), juice of leaves of Trema guinensis, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Popular republic of Congo (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: n-yaa-yaka, n-yaka yaka, nti wa nka-la (Laadi), lugungo lwa ndzabi, nsosobi (Vili), nyien yaka (Tié), mwalanka (Laali), mushaushu (Yaa), mwasoosi (Ndasa), oshoshi, moyesi (Mbaamba), mushoshi (Kôta), mubiere-biere (Nzabi), isuesue (Mbôsi), exesoko (Sanga), lishieso (Enyélé), sose (Babinga)

1 reference(s) for Trichilia emetica Vahl
Official name: Trichilia emetica Vahl
Family: Meliaceae
Synonyms: Trichilia roka (Forssk.) Chiov; Trichilia emetica Vahl subsp. emetica
Pictures: Trichilia_emetica2.jpg , Trichilia_emetica3.jpg , Trichilia_emetica4.jpg , Trichilia_emetica5.jpg , Trichilia_emetica1.jpg , HA03Trichilia_emetica.jpg , Trichilia_emetica6.jpg
Reference HA 07
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K.
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(005), H(020), H(022), H(051), H(068), H(126), H(169), H(170)
Recipes: H(005), roots, leaves of Trichilia roka, powder, onction
H(005), roots of Trichilia roka of Pseudocedrela kotschyi of Xylopia aethiopica, to carbonize, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(005), roots, leaves of Trichilia roka of Pseudocedrela kotschyi, decoction (H2O), to wash, VO.
H(005), barks of the underground part of Trichilia emetica of Nauclea latifolia of Pseudocedrela kotschyi of Pterocarpus erinaceus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, pulp, local application
H(005), leaves of Trichilia emetica of Nauclea latifolia of Pseudocedrela kotschyi of Pterocarpus erinaceus, decoction (H2O), bath
H(013), abscess, pulpe of l'barks of the underground part of Allophylus africanus of Trichilia emetica of Steganotaenia araliacea, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, local application
H(020), barks stem, branch, trunk of Annona senegalensis of Securidaca longipedunculata of Trichilia roka, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, pulp, local application
H(020), leaves of Annona senegalensis of Securidaca longipedunculata of Trichilia roka, decoction (H2O) , bath
H(020), barks of the underground part of Trichilia roka, juice, VO. + local application
H(022), disturbed delivery, stems with leaves of Trichilia roka, decoction (H2O), VO., bath
H(051) paludism, leaves of Trichilia roka, decoction (H2O), steam bath, bath
H(068) small intestinal worms, barks stem, branch, trunk of Khaya senegalensis of Pteleopsis suberosa, stems with leaves of Desmodium velutinum of Grewia cissoides of Pavetta crassipes of Heeria insignis of Securinega virosa of Trichilia emetica of Lophira lanceolata of Parinari curatellifolia, decoction (H2O), bath
H(126), barks stem, branch, trunk of Trichilia roka, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(169), roots of Aristolochia albida of Pachycarpus lineolatus of Trichilia roka , ripe fruit of Garcinia kola, to pound, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(169), barks of the underground part of Trichilia roka, powder, to chew
H(170), barks of the underground part of Trichilia roka, powder, maceration, VO. + enema
Region: West Africa
Country: Togo
Vernacular name: buwompè (Akassélem), adjendjagbéssu (Tem), adjendjagbéssu, dumefadine (Lamba), kotadiabli (Ewé), diworpobiri (Bassar)

2 reference(s) for Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name: Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family: Asteraceae
Synonyms: Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev.
Pictures: Vernonia_amygdalina2.jpg , Vernonia_amygdalina3.jpg , Vernonia_amygdalina1.jpg , HA21Vernonia_amygdalina.jpg
Reference HK 54
Author: Kamatenesi, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa, A. Acipa
Title: Medicinal plants of Otwal and Ngai Sub Counties in Oyam District, Nothern Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2011), 7:7 doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-7-7
Symptoms: H(004), H(018), H(037), H(051), H(104), H(169), H(199)
Recipes: H(004) wounds, crushed leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, extract applied on wound
H(018) headache, crushed roots mixed in cold H2O, extract drunk 2 spoonful thrice a day
H(037) cough, crushed roots mixed in cold H2O, extract VO.
H(051) paludism, crushed leaves, mixed in cold H2O, extract VO.
H(104) abdominal pain, crushed roots mixed in cold H2O, extract VO., twice a day
H(104) swollen stomach, crushed roots mixed in cold H2O, extract VO.
H(169) hernia, dried powderer roots, extract drunk 10ml twice a day, extract rubbed on skin cuts
H(199, 2) HIV / AIDS, crushed roots mixed in cold H2O, extract VO., 500ml thrice a day or once a day
Region: East Africa
Country: Northern Uganda (Oyam District)
Vernacular name: not registered by the investigators
Reference HT 28
Author: Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title: Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003)
Symptoms: H(046), H(051), H(068), H(108) H(157), H(169)
Recipes: H(046) varicella, decoction or infusion of leaves, VO.
H(051) fever, decoction of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, VO. + steam bath
H(068) amoebiasis, infusion of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, bath .
H(108) influenza, decoction of leaves of Vernonia., VO.
H(157) convulsion, decoction of leaves of roots, Vernonia., VO.
H(169) hernia, roots, RNS
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name: lubilili

3 reference(s) for Vernonia guineensis Benth.
Official name: Vernonia guineensis Benth.
Family: Asteraceae
Pictures: Vernonia_guineensis1.jpg , Vernonia_guineensis2.jpg , Vernonia_guineensis3.jpg , Vernonia_guineensis4.jpg , HA03Vernonia_guineensis.jpg
Reference HA 10
Author: Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title: Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms: H(031), H(034), H(169)
Recipes: H(031) stitch in the side, H(034) tachycardia, roots of Vernonia guineensis, maceration (H2O), VO. + honey + pimento
H(169) strangled, roots of Vernonia guineensis , maceration (H2O), VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Ivory Coast
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference HA 13
Author: Ake Assi, L.
Title: Quelques plantes utilisées dans le traitement des maladies cardiaques en Côte d'Ivoire. Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., Vol. 2, n° 1, 96-100, (1988)
Symptoms: H(031), H(034), H(169)
Recipes: H(031), H(034), roots of Vernonia guineensis, maceration (H2O), VO. + pimento + honey
H(169) hernie strangled, roots of Vernonia., maceration (H2O), VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Ivory Coast
Vernacular name: not registered
Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(004), H(038), H(103), H(109), H(169) <