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Official name : Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Alternanthera repens O. Ktze.

29 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 03
Author(s) : 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. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
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(051), H(104), H(126), H(127), H(157), H(162), H(201)
Recipes : H(051),H(013) skin eruption , leaves of Alternanthera repens, seeds of Garcinia kola of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(104), stem with leaves of Alternanthera, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(104), whole plant of Alnanthera, RNS.
H(126), juice leaves of Alternanthera, RNS.
H(127), stem with leaves of Alternanthera, RNS.
H(145), leaves of Alternanthera., to dry, powder, local application with des tranches of citron
H(157), leaves of Alternanthera., RNS.
H(162), whole plant of Alnanthera. , decoction (H2O) , VO.
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 : haglon (Adja), waglon (Fon, Goun), ahuwaglon, wanglo (Sahouè), oroilé (Yoruba)
Reference HA 07
Author(s) : 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. Taffame
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(027y), H(091), H(129)
Recipes : H(008), stems with leaves, to pound, maceration (H2O), to filter, enema
H(027y), stem with leaves, maceration, VO. + salt
H(091) delay in motricity, pounded leaves, diluted H20, to filter, enema
H(129), ONS. Zingiber officinale, stems with leaves Alternanthera repens to grind, maceration, décantation, hip-bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : kunegurré (Kabiyé, klagba, dugba (Ewé), ghieputchu (Peuhl, gubolonia (Adélé)
Reference HA 0k
Author(s) : Abbiw, D.K.
Title : Misuses and abuses in self-medication with medicinal plants: the case of Erythrophleum in Ghana, 714 -718, (1996) The Biodiversity of African Plants.Proceedings14 th AETFATCongress.Wageningen, The Netherlands, 22 - 27 augustus 1994. Edited by J.G. van der Maesen, X.M. van der Burgt & J.M. van Medenbach de Rooy.Kluwer Academic Publishers, 861 p., (1996)
Symptoms : H(005), H(006)
Recipes : H(006) + H(005), plant, maceration, purgative in case of oedema
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 40
Author(s) : Agyare, C. , A. Asase, M. Lechtenberg, M. Niehues, A. Deters, A. Hensl
Title : An Ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro confirmation of ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants used for wound healing in Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma area, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 125, pp. 393- 403, (2009)
Symptoms : H(004), H(013)
Recipes : H(004) new wounds,H(013) boils, leaves decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : abirimmuro (Asante-Twi)
Reference HA 66
Author(s) : Appiah, K.S.,, C. P. Oppong, H. K. Mardani, R. A. Omari, S. Kpabitey, C. A. Amoatey, S.Onwona-Agyeman, Y. Oikawa, K. Katsura & Y. Fujii
Title : Medicinal plants used in the Ejisu-Juaben municipality, Southern Ghana: An ethnobotanical study Medicines 2019, 6, 1; doi:10.3390/medicines6010001
Symptoms : H(000), H(006), H(018)
Recipes : H(000) aseram (Traditional infant disease characterised by green/black visible veins, big head, and lean growth of the baby) grind leaves
H(006) constipation, H(018) headache, grind the leaves of Alternanthera pungens, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (municipality of Ejisu-Juaben)
Vernacular name : nkasee nkasee (Twi dialect)
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(005), H(008), H(022), H(051), H(068)
Recipes : H(005) œdema, H(051), ONS., stems bath
H(008) diaorrhea,H(022) made delivery more easy, H(068) vermifuge, ONS, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : diangérofia, koto barani, kouto blamien (Baoule)
Reference HC 31
Author(s) : Chekole, G., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the environs of Tara-gedam and Amba remnant forests of Libo Kemkem District, northwest Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 11:4 (2015) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/11/1/4
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000) babies diseases, fresh leaves of Alternanthera pungens, rub, squeeze then cream
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : mmidir akef (Amharic)
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France (2000)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fever, ONS of Alternanthera pungens provides a lotion applied on the head ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : bonfou (Malinké).
Reference HG 21
Author(s) : Grønhaug, T. E., S.G. Glaeserud, M. Skogsrud, N. Ballo, S. Bah, D. Diallo & S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of six medicinal plants from Mali, West-Africa. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 4 : 26 (2008) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/4/1/26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100, 1) sexual infection, stem bark of Parkia biglobosa of Alternanthera repens + butter (optionally), VO. and genital wash. If itch mix some powder with butter and apply.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Siby and Diolla
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 59
Author(s) : Grønhaug, T. E., S. Glæserud, M. Skogsrud, N. Ballo, S. Bah, D. Diallo, B. S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of six medicinal plants from Mali, West-Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 4:26 (2008)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexual infection, powder of stem bark of Parkia biglobosa + stem bark from Alternanthera repens in H2P and butter (optionally). VO. and genital wash. If itch mix some powder with butter and apply.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali, regions around Siby and Dioila
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HH 18
Author(s) : Hassan-Abdallah, A., A. Merito, S. Hassan, D. Aboubaker, M. Djama, Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Medicinal plants andt heir uses by the people in the Region of Randa, Djibouti Journal of Ethnopharmacology 148 701–713, (2013)
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) furuncles, leaves paste of Alternanthera pungens , local application
H(013) skin infections, soaking fresh leaves in H2O and the H2O is used as shower bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : qaskena (Geez ?)
Reference HH 52
Author(s) : Holaly, G. E., K. D. Simplice, G. Charlemagne, A. Kodjovi, A. Kokou, T. Tchadjobo, A. Amegnona, B. Komlan, J. Simpore
Title : Étude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans le traitement du diabète dans la médecine traditionnelle de la région Maritime du Togo. Pan African Medical Journal. 20:437 (2015) doi:10.11604/pamj.2015.20.437.5660 http://www.panafrican-med-journal.com/content/article/20/437/full/
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, powder of the whole plant of Alternanthera pungens, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo (Maritime region)
Vernacular name : agbaklin
Reference HH 54
Author(s) : Houmenou, V., A. Adjatin, M. G. Tossou, H. Yedomonhan, A. Dansi, J. Gbenou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans le traitement de la stérilité féminine dans les départements de l’Ouémé et du plateau au Sud Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 11(4): 1851-1871, August 2017 http://ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs http://indexmedicus.afro.who.int
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 2) female infertility caused by sperm rejection, smelly menses, leaves of Alternanthera pungens, to pound, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HK 22
Author(s) : 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(008), H(013), H(068), H(118)
Recipes : H(008) childs, pulp whole plant of Alternanthera repens , VO.
H(013) , pulp whole plant, local application
H(068) tenia, plant, decoction (H2O) , VO. morning before to eat
H(118), plant, decoction, gargel
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : kamélé sabara (Senoufo), monigbé (Dioula), sabré boué (Shien), abéné moulo , abénémoure (Ashanti), nakourou (Abron)
Reference HK 31
Author(s) : Koné, W. M., K. Kamanzi Atindehou, C. Terreaux, K. Hostettmann, D. Traoré & M. Dosso
Title : Traditional medicine in North Côte-d’Ivoire: screening of 50 medicinal plants for antibacterial activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 93, pp. 43-49 ( 2004) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874104001084
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(103)
Recipes : H(001) eyes infection, H(006) constipation, H(008) diarrhoea, H(103) mouth wounds, whole plant, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Ferkessedougou region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 42
Author(s) : Koné, M. W., K.K. Atindehou, H. Terre, D. Tyraore
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales utilisées en pédiatrie traditionnelle dans la région de Ferkessedougou (Côte - d' Ivoire). BIOTERRE, Rev. Inter. Sci. De la Vie et de la Terre, N° spécial, 2002 httpwww.csrs.chfichiersBioterreKone-Mamidou-tab2.pdf
Symptoms : H(013), H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(013) mouth ulcer,H(037) cough, H(051) fever, H(051) paludism, whole plant of Alternanthera pungens, decoction, for drink and bath, twice a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : kabélisaharga (Niarafolo)
Reference HK 75
Author(s) : Kefalew, A., Z. Asfaw & E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotany of medicinal plants in Ada’a District, East Shewa Zone of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:25 , (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0014-6
Symptoms : H(220)
Recipes : H(220, 3) sudden illness (Dingetegna) fresh root of Alternanthera pungens boiled together with Ocimum gratissimum leaf and cup of the extract given to drink
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia ( Oromia Regional State)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 91
Author(s) : Koné, W. M. , K. K. Atindehou, T.Dossahoua & B. Betschart
Title : Anthelmintic Activity of Medicinal Plants Used in Northern Côte d'Ivoire Against Intestinal Helminthiasis Pharmaceutical Biology, 43:1, 72-78, (2008) https://doi.org/10.1080/13880200590903408
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(104) abdominal pain, whole plant of Alternanthera pungens, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Côte d'Ivoire (Ferkesse´dougou region)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HM 90
Author(s) : Mutwiwa, C., B. Rotich, M. Kauti, J. Rithaa
Title : Ethnobotanical Survey of Medicinal Plants in Mwala Sub-County, Machakos County, Kenya. Journal of Diseases and Medicinal Plants. Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 110-119. ( 2018) doi: 10.11648/j.jdmp.20180404.12
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, roots of Alternanthera pungens pounded and infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Machakos County)
Vernacular name : kakwasi (Kamba dialect)
Reference HN 08
Author(s) : Nacoulma - Ouedraogo, O., J. Millogo - Rasolodimby & S. Guinko
Title : Les plantes herbacées dans la thérapie des piqûres d'insectes. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 11 - 12, 1 65 - 176, (1997 - 1998)
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) insects, leaves , sap, local application (spins, scorpions)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered