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Official name : Cassytha filiformis L.
Family : Lauraceae
Synonyms : Cassytha guineensis Schum. & Thonn.

47 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 01
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., A. Abel, L. Ake Assi, D. Brown, K.S Chetty, L. Chong-Seng, J. Eymé, T. Friedman, J. N. Gassita, E. N. Goudotê, P. Govinden, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, G. Lailam, D. Landreau, G. Lionnet, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Seychelles. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 170 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(008), H(103)
Recipes : H(008), H(103) growing teeth,whole plants of Cassytha filiformis of Euphorbia hirta, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Seychelles
Country : Seychelles
Vernacular name : liane sans fin
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(008), H(033), H(051), H(077), H(078), H(091), H(113), H(122), H(139), H(162), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), H(077), aerian part of Aristolochia albida of Cassytha filiformis, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, carbonizede, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(008), H(077), aerian part of Cassytha filiformis, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, carbonizede, powder, to dilute H2O, VO.
H(033) femal, aerian part of Cassytha filiformis, ripe fruit Musa sapientum, to pound, to dilute, VO. + sugar
H(051), whole plant of Cassytha., RNS.
H(078) of the back, aerian part of Cassytha filiformis of Tapinanthus dodoneifolius of Secamone afzelii, RNS.
H(091) anaemia, tubercle of Cassytha filiformis, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(091) drepanocytosis, whole plant of Cassytha filiformis of Smilax kraussiana, RNS.
H(113), aerian part of Smilax kraussiana, ONS. of Cassytha filiformis, decoction (H2O), massage
H(113), whole plant of Cassytha., to dilute, to wash with black soap
H(122), aerian part of Cassytha., to pound, juice, to dilute (milk), VO. + sugar
H(122), aerian part of Cassytha., to macerate (alcohol), VO.
H(139) impotence, whole plant of Cassytha., maceration (H2O), to dilute, VO.
H(162), leaves of Waltheria indica of Cassytha filiformis, to grind, VO. + sugar
H(201) psychosis, whole plant of Strychnos innocua of Cassytha filiformis, barks stems, branch, trunk of Bombax costatum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : agbégbékan (Fon), agtbégbessou (Goum), gbégbé, téklémazro (Mina)
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(099), H(176)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, whole plant of Cassytha filiformis of Cassia mimosoides, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(176), underground part of Hymenocardia acida, undergrond part without bark of Cassytha filiformis, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : motawakola, dalem (Akassékem)
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(014)
Recipes : H(014), leaves of Cassytha filiformis, maceration, VO.
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : irouditkanga (Great Comoros)
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(091)
Recipes : H(091) child, ONS. Cassytha filiformis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(126), roots of Cassytha filiformis, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : alla nyon (Bambara)
Reference HA 22
Author(s) : Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title : Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms : H(033), H(101), H(187)
Recipes : H(033) favorise la reproduction, racines, décoction (H2O) sevant à préparer un porridge pour 7J de Osyris lanceolata (mpeta) + Artabotrys brachypetalus (mudzidzi) + Maerua caffra (gwambazi - mukundulela) + Sphedamnocarpus galphimiifolius subsp. galphimiifolius (tsimambe) + Berchemia discolor (munyee, munie) + Capparis tomentosa
H(033), racines, décoction (H2O) sevant à préparer un porridge , racines de Maerua caffra (gwambazi - mukundulela) + Sphedamnocarpus galphimiifolius subsp. galphimiifolius (tsimambe) + Tabernaemontana elegans (mahatu) + Ximenia americana + Ximenia caffra
H(033) infertility, H(101) menorrhagia, roots of Cassytha filiformis, RNS. (rregistered from reference HS 32 (Journal of Ethnopharmacology 86 (2003) 97–108))
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : luangalala (Vhavenda), false dodder (English)
Reference HA 57
Author(s) : Adomou A.C. , H. Yedomonhan, B. Djossa, S. I. Legba, M. Oumorou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues dans le marché d’Abomey-Calavi au Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 6(2): 745-772, April 2012 http://ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022) difficult delivery, decoction stems with leaves of Cassytha filiformis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : agbègbèkan (Fon)
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(003), H(012), H(056), H(172), H(201)
Recipes : H(003),H(012)), stems with leaves of Cassytha filiformis of Oxalis corniculata, decoction (H2O), local application
H(003),H(012)), stems with leaves of Cassytha filiformis of Tridactyle bicaudata, to carbonize, scarifications
H(056), H(172), stems with leaves of Cassytha., to carbonize, scarifications
H(056), H(172), stems with leaves of Cassytha filiformis of Mikania capensis, decoction (H2O), enema
H(201) psychosis, stems with leaves of Cassytha filiformis, leaves of Dodonaea viscosa, to carbonize, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : imburabwamo (Kirundi)
Reference HB 02
Author(s) : Boiteau, P.
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée.Précis de matière médicale malgache. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris 141 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(006), H(014), H(038), H(051), H(068), H(104), H(189)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(068), H(104), whole plant of Euphorbia hirta of Cassytha filiformis, rhizome of Cynodon dactylon, stem with leaves of Psidium guajava, barks stem, branch, trunk of Samadera indica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) in the hair, whole plant of Cassytha filiformis, decoction (H2O), local application and to wash the hair
H(038) femal, ONS. of Phyllanthus niruri of Cassytha filiformis, decoction (H2O), in vagina
H(051), leaves of Aphloia theiformis of Pentopetia alba of Combretum obscurum, stem with leaves of Piper pyrifolium, whole plant of Cassytha filiformis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(189) , roots of Phyllanthus niruri, whole plant of Cardiospermum halicacabum, leaves of Erythroxylum sp. of Cassytha filiformis, decoction (H2O), to filter, in vagina
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : tsihitafototra
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(006), H(014)
Recipes : H(005), H(014), ONS of Cassytha filiformis, friction
H(006) laxative, ONS of Cassytha filiformis, RNS., VO. or enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : ablindi (Ebrie)
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(014), H(037), H(104)
Recipes : H(014), whole plant of Cassytha filiformis, juice, local application
H(037) lung desease, H(135), whole plant, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 08
Author(s) : Bally, P.R.O.
Title : Native medicinal and poisonous plants of East Africa. Kew Bull., 1, 10 - 25, (1937)
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, whole plant, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
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(014), H(020), H(022), H(037), H(068), H(091), H(093), H(169), H(170)
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)
Reference HB 49
Author(s) : 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(137)
Recipes : H(137) Cassytha filiformis with others plants, cataplasm to calm the pain following intramuscular injection.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (Mossi region)
Vernacular name : nanka-buli (Mossi)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : 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)
Recipes : H(104) stomachache, bulbs, leaves of Cassytha filiformis cooked, as food
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : ruangaro (Chindau)
Reference HC 18
Author(s) : Chifundera K.
Title : Antivenomous plants used in the Zairean pharmacopoeia. African Study Monographs, 7 : 21 -35, March 1987
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, maceration (H2O) of the whole plant of Cassytha filiformis, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic)
Vernacular name : limerhahasha (Mashi)
Reference HC 52
Author(s) : Catarino, L. , P. J. Havik , M. M. Romeiras
Title : Medicinal plants of Guinea-Bissau: Therapeutic applications, ethnic diversity and knowledge transfer Journal of Ethnopharmacology 183, 71–94 (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2016.02.032
Symptoms : H(002), H(004), H(027w), H(027z), H(097z), H(111)
Recipes : H(027z) pregnancy; childbirth; H(002) breastfeeding and H(027w) diseases of the newborn, H(004) wounds, H(097z) skin inflammations and H(111) burns, whole plant of Cassytha filiformis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : dacacdufe (Balanta), udamba (Bijagó), panábanáb (Cobiana), rédeade-santcho (Guinean creole)
Reference HD 06
Author(s) : Delaude, C. & J. & H. Breyne
Title : Plantes médicinales et ingrédients magiques du grand marché de Kinshasa. Africa - Tervuren, 17, 93 - 103, (1971)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) belly, whole plant of Cassytha filiformis, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : tsumbu mfinda (Kikongo)
Reference HD 06 b
Author(s) : Delaude C.
Title : Les végétaux du Zaïre : Matériel médico-magique des guérisseurs et sources de recherches phytochimiques. Université de Liège. Editions du Centre de Coopération au Développement (CECODE). Imprimerie George Michel S.A., rue de la paix n°6, 4000 Liège, 164 P. (1978)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : tsumbu mfinda (Kikongo)
Reference HD 09
Author(s) : Debray, M., H. Jacquemin & R.Razafindrambao
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes médicinales de Madagascar. Travaux et documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., n°8, 150 p., (1971)
Symptoms : H(100), H(201)
Recipes : H(005), H(051), H(116), ONS. of Cassytha filiformis, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (high table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : tsihitafototra