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Official name : Brillantaisia owariensis P.Beauv.
Family : Acanthaceae

8 reference(s) related to this plant

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(027z)
Recipes : H(027z) pain during pregnancy, roots of Brillantaisia nitens sometimes used in soups ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : pedjindo (Kissi).
Reference HG 60
Author(s) : Göhre, Á., B. Toto-Nienguesse, M. Futuro, C. Neinhuis & T. Lautenschläge
Title : Plants from disturbed savannah vegetation and their usage by Bakongo tribes in Uíge, Northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:42 (2016) DOI 10.1186/s13002-016-0116-9
Symptoms : H(001), H(034), H(104), H(151), H(152), H(165)
Recipes : H(001) eye disease, leaves of Brillantaisia owariensis, directly VO.
H(034) cardiac disease, leaves, decoction (with sugar), VO.
H(151), H(152) blood pressure (high or low), leaves directly VO.
H(104) abdominal pain, leaves directly VO.
H(165) childhood disease (Gota = gout?, disease with epileptic symptoms?), cold water extract, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : northern Angola
Vernacular name : lemba-lemba (Kikongo)
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : 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(012), H(033), H(037), H(054), H(099), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(012) fracture, pounded leaves of Brillantaisia owariensis poultice - - H(033) female infertility, expressed juice of the leaves, VO. 1 glass per day or enema : 2 doses (+/_ 1/4 liter) per day.
H(037) pneumonia ashes of the root associated with the bones of electric fish (Nina) and vegetable salt, by local application (after scarification on the chest)
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) pulmonary tuberculosis, decoction of leaves, VO.1 glass 3 times per day
H(054) trypanosomiasis, powdered ash from leaves of Heterotis decumbens of Brillantaisia owariensis of Aframomum melegueta, associated with vegetable salt, local application after scarification of the joints
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(100) blennorrhoea, expressed juice of the leaves, VO.
H(104) gastritis, juice of the leaves mixed with the yellow of egg, VO.1 glass per day
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
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Ingende (Bolomba), City of Lokolela, of Bumba and suburbs, Businga (Boyaken-Karawa), Town of Mbandaka)
Vernacular name : bokatola (Lonkundo), iladia (Kisengele), naluhundu (Kirega), lemba lemba, lemba lembe (Lingala), wimo (Lomongo), gbakalambo (Ngwaka), lotondele (Bakutu)
Reference HL 32
Author(s) : Lautenschläger, T., M. Monizi , M. Pedro, J. L. Mandombe, M. Futuro Bránquima, C. Heinze and C. Neinhuis
Title : First large-scale ethnobotanical survey in the province of Uíge, northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:51 (2018)
Symptoms : H(000), H(004), H(018), H(033), H(034), H(099), H(104), H(111), H(111y), H(151), H(178), H(201)
Recipes : H(000) many uses leaves of Brillantaisia owariensis , infusion
H(004) injuries leaves incinerate dermal
H(018) headache, leaves, infusion, maceration VO, dermal
H(033) infertility women leaves, roast VO.
H(034) tachycardia , leaves, RNS.
H(099) epilepsy, leaves, maceration dermal
H(099) crying baby leaves, roots put into cradle dermal
H(099) stress, leaves
H(104) stomach pains, leaves Infusion, VO.
H(111y) struck by lightning, leaves , crudité VO.
H(111y), against storms (totosimalembosi) leaves, roots of Brillantaisia owariensis
H(111) burn injuries, leaves incinerate, dermal
H(151) high blood pressure, leaves, RNS.
H(178) heart problems, leaves Infusion VO.
H(201) madness roots, leaves, percolation, nose drops
H(201) solves problems leaves, roots
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (province de Uíge)
Vernacular name : lemba lemba, malembalemba (Kikongo)
Reference HN 36
Author(s) : Nsimundele, L.
Title : Répertoire des plantes médicinales des régions côtieres du Mayumbe et du Bas-Congo,1966-1968. Unpublished notes of Léopold Nsimundele, Bureau chief forester / Inéac Luki, National Institute for Agronomic Study of Congo
Symptoms : H(034)
Recipes : H(034) heart pain, macerated leaves of Brillantaisia owariensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Mayombe, Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : lemba lemba (Kikongo and Kiyombe)
Reference HN 60
Author(s) : Nzuki Bakwaye, F.
Title : Recherches ethnobotaniques sur les plantes médicinales dans la Région de Mbanza Ngungu, RDC Thèse de Doctorat (PhD), Faculté des Sciences en Bio-Ingénierie, Université de Gand, Belgique, p.349 (2016) ISBN: 978-90-5989-950-6
Symptoms : H(000), H(004), H(018), H(033), H(091), H(104), H(111y), H(151), H(169), H(182), H(201)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, bark of Brillantaisia owariensis in decoction, VO.
H(095) has food use
H(111y) lightning, fruits, flowers in ointment
H(201) madness, maceration of leaves, application/ friction
(This plant is also involved in the treatment of the following symptoms: H(004) wound, H(018) headache, H(033) sterility, H(104) gastritis; H(151) blood pressure; H(169) hernia, H(182) shingles (tia ti zulu), H(000) yata, H(000 mpese)
Region : West Africa
Country : Democratic Republic of the Congo (Mbanza Ngungu Region)
Vernacular name :
Reference HT 35
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S., C. B. Kukunda, P. J. Waako
Title : Medicinal plants used by traditional medicine practitioners in the treatment of tuberculosis and related ailments in Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume127, pp. 130–136 (2010)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 1) leaves of Brillantaisia owariensis, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (districts of Kamuli, Nakapiripirit and Kisoro)
Vernacular name : icuga
Reference VN 30
Author(s) : Nalule, A.S. , J. M. Mbaria, D. Olila & J. W. Kimenju
Title : Ethnopharmacological practices in management of livestock helminthes by pastoral communities in the drylands of Uganda Livestock Research for Rural Development 23 (2) 2011
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068) helminthiase, 5 leaves of Brillantaisia owariensis, decoction in 1 liter of H2O, VO. 1/2 litre early in the morning
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (the drylands, Nakasongola community)
Vernacular name : ekirarankuuba