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Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.

124 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 02
Author(s) : 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(004), H(045)
Recipes : H(004) + H(045), leaves of Cissus quadrangularis, to pound with karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
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(004), H(008), H(012), H(037), H(038), H(104)
Recipes : H(004), H(038), H(008) + H(104) ulcer of stomach, stem with leaves of Cissus quadrangularis, RNS.
H(012)), roots of Cissus., decoction (H2O), bath
H(012)), aerian part of Cissus quadrangularis, stem with leaves of Ipomoea asarifolia of Borreria scabra, decoction (H2O), bath
H(012)), stem with leaves of Cissus, pulp, massage
H(037) cough, stem with leaves of Cissus., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : kankpé (Goun), kanyiwiyara (Loukpa)
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(139)
Recipes : H(139) male, stems without leaves of Cissus quadrangularis, maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 06
Author(s) : 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(014)
Recipes : H(014) pruritusus, stems without leaves of Cissus quadrangularis, decoction (H2O), VO. + local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : akawadaye (Hausa), tar kounda teli (Zarma), êzaem farysan (Tamacheck)
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(078), H(188)
Recipes : H(078) breast, stems without leaves of Cissus quadrangularis, to scrape, local application
H(091) drepanocytosis, leaves of Stereospermum kunthianum of Cissus quadrangularis of Euphorbia poissoni, decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : kodia (Kabiyè)
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(187)
Recipes : H(187), stems without leaves of Cissus quadrangularis, to pound, juice, VO.
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : doungwangwé (Mohéli island)
Reference HA 12
Author(s) : Ake Assi, L., J. Abeye, S. Guinko, R. Giguet, X. Bangavou
Title : Contribution à l'identification et au recensement des plantes utilisées dans la médecine traditionnelle et la pharmacopée en République Centrafricaine. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 139 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(038), H(077), H(104)
Recipes : H(038), stems without leaves of Cissus quadrangularis, VO.
H(104) + H(077), stem with leaves of Cissus quadrangularis, to cook, to pound, juice, VO. + enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : minon (Lissongo)
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(012), H(201)
Recipes : H(012), stem with leaves of Cissus quadrangularis, hot pulp, massage
H(201) neurosis, leaves of Cissus., powder, to dilute, local application in pomade
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 38
Author(s) : Ajibesin, K.ola K., Benjamin.E. Ekpo, Danladi N. Bala, Etienne E. Essien, Saburi A. Adesanya
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 387-408, (2008)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) skin diseases, crushed fresh stems of Cissus quadrangularis, juice in local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : oboro-uduk (Ibibio)
Reference HA 45
Author(s) : Ahua, K. M., J-R. Ioset, D. Diallo, J. Mauël, K. Hostettmann
Title : Antileishmanial activities associated with plants used in the Malian traditional medicine Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 110, pp. 99- 104, (2007)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worm, decoction of stem of Cissus quadrangularis, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mali (Medine market)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 54
Author(s) : Apema, R., D. Mozouloua, E. Kosh-Komba & Y. Ngoule
Title : Les plantes médicinales utilisées dans le traitement de l'hypertension artérielle par les tradipraticiens à Bangui http://www.gfmer.ch/Activites_internationales_Fr/PDF/HTA-Apema-2011.pdf
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, take some stems, decoction in 3 lit. H2O and reduce to 2 lit.. VO. X? bamboo glass 3 times a day (morning, afternoon and evening).
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Bangui)
Vernacular name : mino (Issongo).
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(012)
Recipes : H(012) bone fracture, decoction stems with leaves of Cissus quadrangularis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : kankpé (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(113)
Recipes : H(113) rhumatism, stems pounded in H2O, decoction (H2O), local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umugobore (Kirundi)
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(014)
Recipes : H(014), ONS. of Cissus quadrangularis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : hugio (Malinke)
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(031), H(100), H(101), H(113), H(201)
Recipes : H(031), H(113) cou, roots of Cissus quadrangularis, pulp, friction
H(100) blen., H(101), stems without leaves of Cissus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, juice leaves of Cissus., 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(045), H(053)
Recipes : H(045), leaves, RNS.
H(053), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 2k
Author(s) : Bebawi, F. F. & L. Neugebohrn
Title : A review of plants of Northern Sudan with special reference to their Uses. Published by: Deutsche Gesellschaft für technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH, Postfach 5180, D-6236 Eschborn, Federal Republic of Germany, 296 p., (1991) Distributed by: D-6101 Rossdorf, Federal Republic of Germany.
Symptoms : H(092), H(104)
Recipes : H(104), stem boiled in water is a useful stomachic; the juice is used by camel-men to cleanse and heal saddle-galls, and other sores of camels; H(092), also used for poisoning arrows
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 31
Author(s) : Bah, S., D. Diallo, S. Dembélé, B.S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for the treatment of schistosomiasis in Niono district, Mali. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 105, 387-399, (2006) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874105007968
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) urinary schistosomiasis, decoction of either part of Cissus quadrangularis of fruit of Tamarindus indica, VO. 2 teacups for childs or 1/2 l for adults, 2 X / day for 3-15 days
H(068) urinary and intestinal schistosomiasis, the whole dried plant of Cissus quadrangularis + the wash water of grain of Sorghum bicolor, decoction, VO. 250 cl at bedtime during 3 to 4 days
H(068) urinary and intestinal schistosomiasis, fruit of Tamarindus indica, the whole plant of Cissus quadrangularis, the aerian part of Stylosanthes erecta, decoction, after cooling add some honey, VO. 2 teacups in the morning after meal until recovery
H(068) urinary and intestinal schistosomiasis, powder of the whole plant of Cissus quadrangularis of the roots of Zingiber officinale, add 1 coffee of the powder in porridge, VO. 3 X / day during 1 to 3 weeks
H(068) urinary schistosomiasis, leaves of Combretum micranthum, the whole plant of Cissus quadrangularis, the aerian part of Stylosanthes erecta, decoction, VO. 1/2 l the morning during 30 days
H(068) intestinal schistosomiasis, powder of the whole plant of Euphorbia hirta with an equal amount of powder of the aerian part of Cissus quadrangularis, decoction, VO. 2 teacups 3 X / day during 1 week
H(068) urinary schistosomiasis, bark of Lonchocarpus laxiflorus, aerian part of Stylosanthes erecta and Cissus quadrangularis, decoction, after cooling + fruit of Tamarindus indica, VO. 1 teacup 2 X / day. during 15 to 30 days
H(068) urinary schistosomiasis, dry and mill the whole plant, decoction, VO. 2 teacups 2 X / day for childs, 1/2 l. 3 X / day for adults
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Niono district)
Vernacular name : woulodioloko (Bambara)
Reference HB 33
Author(s) : Bhat, R.B., E.O. Etejere, V.T. Oladipo
Title : Ethnobotanical studies fron central Nigeria. Economic Botany, 44 (3), pp. 382-390, (1990)
Symptoms : H(109), H(189)
Recipes : Harvest young fresh leaves of Cissus quadrangularis at any time of the day
H(109, f) backache, H(189, f) body pain: one or two handfuls of the young fresh leaves o Cissus quadrangularis are ground with nine (traditional belief) seeds of alligator pepper (Aframomum melegueta) for females (seven for males) and mixed with shea butter to prepare an ointment; the ointment is then used to massage the affected part of the body in the evening or just before going to bed.
Region : West Africa
Country : Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name : olowomefa (Yoruba)
Reference HB 3k
Author(s) : Bost, R.
Title : Pharmacopée malgache. Mémoire de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar, série B, Tome 10, Fasc. 2, 159 - 234, (1961)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), decay teeth, roots, friction
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not registered