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Official name : Boerhavia diffusa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae

51 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(001), H(014), H(018), H(022), H(027), H(033), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(076), H(082), H(094), H(099), H(104), H(129), H(157), H(158), H(171)
Recipes : H(001) cataracte, powder of roots of cauris, to dilute (H2O), drops in eyes
H(014) panaris, leaves of Byrsocarpus coooineus of Boerhavia diffusa of Ocimum canum of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(018), leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, RNS.
H(022) dystocia, leaves, to grind (H2O), to filter, VO. + kaolin + massage
H(022) dystocia, dryed roots, to chew
H(022) dystocia, pulp of bark twig, branche, trunk, in rectum
H(027) menace d'avortemenrt, leaves grinded (H2O), to filter, VO. + to wash + kaolin
H(033), bark twig, branche, trunk of Butyrospermum paradoxum, roots of Boerhavia diffusa of Cissampelos mucronata, rape fruit of Musa sapientum, powder, to dilute (H2O) + decoction ONS. of Uvaria chamae, VO.
H(037) cough, leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, rape fruit Aframomum melegueta, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, RNS.
H(028t) leucorrhoea, leaves, grinded (H2O), to dilute in lemon juice, VO.
H(038) prostate, leaves, to grind (H2O), to dilute in lemon juice, VO.
H(038) prostate, aerian part of Boerhavia diffusa, amande of Garcinia kola, to pound, juice, to dilute (H2O), VO. + porridge
H(051), whole plant of Boerhavia diffusa of Cyperus articulatus, graines of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(076) stomatitis, H(104) ulcerous enteritis, H(129), aerian part, to carbonize, powder of Boerhavia diffusa of Portulaca olracea, to dilute in lemon juice, VO. + black soap
H(082) dyspnoea, leaves of Boerhavia diffusa of Commelina africana, RNS.
H(094), aerian part carbonized of Boerhavia diffusa of Portulaca olracea, to dilute in du lemon juice, VO. + black soap
H(099) épilepsie, whole plant, RNS.
H(104) colite aerian part cabonized, powder of Boerhavia diffusa of Portulaca olracea, to dilute in du lemon juice, VO.
H(157) bark of the underground part of Annona senegalensis, roots of Boerhavia diffusa, RNS.
H(157) leaves of Annona senegalensis of Boerhavia diffusa, RNS.
H(158), leaves of Cissampelos owariensis of Boerhavia diffusa, to grind (H2O), maceration (H2O), VO. + kaolin
H(171) sugared, whole plant of Boehavia diffusa, graines of Garcinia kola, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : wassè (Adja), gangasikoussou, térédisi, térégasirou, txébissou (Bariba), gbagbada, gbadjéhwen, handoukpo, katchouanyi (Fon, Goun), ahozén ménklo (Gèn), hwassia (Sahouè), kpéto (Watchi)
Reference HA 05
Author(s) : 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(008), H(031), H(033), H(091), H(104), H(112)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) gastritis, gastro-enteritis, dyspepsia, pounded leaves, to dilute in palm oil, VO. + lime
H(022) ocytocic, whole pounded plant, macerated, VO.
H(031), leaves sap, VO. + frictions
H(033) femal, tubercle, decoction, VO.
H(082) dyspnoea, barks twigs, branche, trunk, maceration, VO. (vomitive effect)
H(091) insufficient growth progres, leanness, leaves of Bidens pilosa of Boerhavia diffusa, to grind, juice, VO. + massage
H(112), leaves sap, in vagina
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : etokopeli (Akwa), moukanga banouni (Doondo), kinkokanachi (Koongo), mbolo (Téké), kikonkouachi (Kikongo)
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(001), H(014), H(043), H(131)
Recipes : H(001) conjonctivitis, underground part without bark, to grind in H2O, juice, drops in eyes
H(014) ringworm, leaves, roots en decoction, local application
H(014) ringworm, leaves, to carbonize, powder, local application
H(043) tetanos, leaves, to pound, to dilute H2O + fermented flour of Zea maïs + blue stone, VO. (vomitive effect)
H(131) feet, tubercle pulp of Boerhavia diffusa, almond of Blighia sapida, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : maligba (Akposso), awahassa (Ewé)
Reference HA 08
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, A. Ahmed, J. Eymê, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, A. Keita, M. Lebras
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Comores. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 216 p., (1982) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137) pelvus pains pregnant femal, decoction of leaves, VO.
H(137) analgesic, ONS, RNS.
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : katsi (Great Comoros)
Reference HA 10
Author(s) : 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(082)
Recipes : H(082) childs asthma, leaves grinded, diluted (H2O), enema
H(082) asthma, leaves grinded, friction with the pulp of the palm nuts
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 11
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J.J. Floret , S. Guinko, M. Koumaré, A. M. R. Ahyi, J. Raynal
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Mali. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 291 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(015)
Recipes : H(015), ONS, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : n'doroni (Bambara)
Reference HA 20
Author(s) : 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(027)
Recipes : H(027), leaves maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 42
Author(s) : 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(139)
Recipes : H(139) Male sexual stimulant, ONS., RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name : mfundu (Kikongo)
Reference HA 65
Author(s) : Aiyeloja A.A and O.A Bello
Title : Ethnobotanical potentials of common herbs in Nigeria: A case study of Enugu state. Educational Research and Review Vol. 1 (1), pp. 16-22, April 2006 Available online at http://www.academicjournals.org/ERR
Symptoms : H(005)
Recipes : H(005) dropsy, roots of Boerhavia diffusa, RNS.
H(033) infertility, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Enugu state)
Vernacular name : etiponola (Yoruba), azeigwe (Igbo), babba-juju (Hausa)
Reference HA 69
Author(s) : Agbodeka K., H. E. Gbekley, S. D. Karou, K. Anani, A. Agbonon, T. Tchacondo, K. Batawila, J. Simpore, M. Gbeassor
Title : Ethnobotanical Study of Medicinal Plants Used for the Treatment of Malaria in the Plateau Region, Togo Pharmacognosy Research; 8:S12-8. (2016)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 9) paludim, leaves of Boerhavia diffusa in decoction, VO.
H(051) paludim, stem bark of Boerhavia diffusa, powder
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo (Plateau Region)
Vernacular name : babakou
Reference HB 01
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Guérisseurs et plantes médicinales de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren, Belgique.Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 18, 214 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(008), H(018), H(091), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), H(018) sick headache, H(091) kwash, H(201) again bad spirits, decoction of twigs with leaves, inhalation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(003), H(018), H(022), H(027z), H(053), H(100), H(113), H(137), H(179)
Recipes : H(003) sprain, H(100) blennorrage, H(113) rheumatism, H(137) diffuse pains, H(179) maux of reins, juice of roots of Boerhavia diffusa en lotion, friction, injection (?)
H(018) cephalalgy, application des leaves sur le front
H(022) ocytocic, H(027z) règles irrégulières or prolongées, H(027z) grossesse douloureuse, juice of roots of Boerhavia diffusa, enemas
H(053) oreillons application des leaves autour du cou et des oreilles
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : bliko (Shien), elingami (Aboure), kok bwè, komakwé, kondouigna (Malinke), kpopoliko, sémélénia (Baoule), matoma élué (Ashanti)
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : 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(015), H(027), H(051), H(053), H(111), H(118), H(127)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, dysentery,H(013) , H(015), H(027) prevention of abortion, decoction roots, VO.
H(051) child, ONS. of Euphorbia hirta of Micrococca mercurialis of Bidens pilosa of Boerhavia diffusa
H(053) mumps, H(111), H(118), juice roots, local application
H(127), decoction roots, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mbudika ya gata (Laadi), mambata (Vili), mbolo, mboli (Téké), nboo (Mbôsi), imbala mbosi, etokopele (Kôyô), ebeli (Bondjo), mudembe (Songo)
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : 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(113), H(126)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, infusion of stems with leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, VO.
H(126) icterus, spongy roots decoction , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Cuanza Norte, Golungo Alto)
Vernacular name : (u) lyangulo (Umbundu)
Reference HD 03
Author(s) : Descoings, B.
Title : Essai d'inventaire préliminaire des plantes médicinales d'Afrique Equatoriale. Bull. Inst. Rech. Sc. au Congo, Vol. 2, 7 - 24, (1963) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(006), H(020), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) constipation child, whole plant, juice, in rectum
H(020), pulp of la whole plant, scarifications, local application
H(104) colic, leaves, VO. + palm wine
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 01
Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) scorpion, infusion of roots, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 27
Author(s) : N' guessan, F.H. Tra Bi, M.W. Koné
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique des plantes antipaludiques utilisées en médecine traditionnelle chez les Abbey et Krobou d'Agboville (Côte d'Ivoire). Ethnopharmacologia, n°44, december 2009
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, stem bark of Boerhavia diffusa, piler, application locale
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 31
Author(s) : Gueye, M., M. Diouf
Title : Traditional leafy vegetables in Senegal: diversity and médicinal uses African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines 4 (4): 469 – 475 (2007) http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc07062
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) vegetable herbs of Boerhaavia diffusa gathered annual species, boiled leaves are mixed in a sauce or with other vegetables
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 53
Author(s) : N’ guessan K., B. Kadja, G. N. ZirihiI, D.Traoré & L. Aké-Assi
Title : Screening phytochimique de quelques plantes médicinales ivoiriennes utilisées en pays Krobou (Agboville, Côte-d’Ivoire) Sciences & Nature Vol. 6 N°1 : 1 - 15 (2009)
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(082), H(124), H(182)
Recipes : H(008) cholera, kneaded leaves of Boerhavia diffusa in H2O, paste, purge
H(008) cholera, decoction of leaves, VO.
H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves, VO.
H(082) asthma, infusion of leaves, VO.
H(124) bleeding after delivery, crushed leaves, grated tubers, extracts, vaginal instillations
H(182) zona, paste of crushed leaves, purge and painting
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Krobou country, Agboville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HH 05
Author(s) : 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) + -Sur l'emploi des plantes médicinales chez les Mongo Revue de Recherche Scientifique. Spécial Medecine Traditionnelle au Zaïre + Various and scattered notes
Symptoms : H(012), H(013)
Recipes : H(012) bone fracture, leaves of Boerhavia diffusa kneaded with oil, are rubbed on the fracture
H(013) abscesses, leaves passed, soaked in oil, on a well heated knife; then we rub them on the abscesses
H(201) swoon, ash from stems in nostrils
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : ikjngjkjsj (Bolima)