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Official name : Curculigo pilosa (Schumach. & Thonn.) Engl.
Family : Hypoxidaceae

15 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(000), H(008), H(033), H(036), H(038), H(100), H(159), H(171)
Recipes : H(008), seeds of Citrullus lanatus, tuber of Curculigo pilosa, maceration (alcohol), VO.
H(033) femal, powder of roots of Cusbrania bancoensis, powder of ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta of Tetrapleura teteraptera of Xylopia aethiopica of Gladiolus psittacinus of seeds of Curculigo pilosa of Piper guineense, VO. + porridge
H(033) femal, ripe fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Xylopia aethiopica of Gladiolus psittacinus, seeds of Curculigo pilosa, ONS. Zanthoxylum dinklagei, seeds of Piper guineense, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, powder, VO.
H(036), powder of roots of Cusbrania bancoensis of ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, ripe fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Xylopia aethiopica of Gladiolus psittacinus, seeds of Curculigo pilosa, ONS. Sepia officinalis, seeds of Piper guineense, powders, VO.
H(038), ripe fruit of Citrullus lanatus, roots of Cassia alata of Anthocleista djalonensis of Curculigo pilosa, to pound in H2O, to filter, VO.
H(038), pulp fruit of Citrullus lanatus, roots of Cassia alata of Anthocleista djalonensis, barks of the underground part of Curculigo pilosa, maceration, to dilute (alcohol) , VO. + H2O of Zea mays fermented
H(100) syph., pulp fruit of Citrullus lanatus, roots of Cassia alata of Anthocleista djalonensis, underground part without barks of Curculigo pilosa , to dilute, to macerate (H2O), to filter, VO. + H2O of Zea mays fermented
H(100), underground part without barks of Curculigo pilosa , leaves of Cassia alata, roots of Anthocleista djalonensis of Zanthoxylum dinklagei, to dilute, to macerate in alcohol, to filter, VO. + H2O of Zea mays fermented
H(159) period and without pregnacy, roots of Calliandra portoriensis of Morinda lucida of Anthocleista djalonensis of Aristolochia ringens, bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus of Allium sativum, rhizome of Curculigo pilosa, seeds of Picralimoa nitida, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, maceration (alcohol), VO.
H(171), roots, barks stem, branch, trunk of Anthocleista djalonensis of Cassia alata, ripe fruit of Citrullus colocynthis of Xylopia aethiopica, barks stem, branch, trunk of Spondias mombin, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Cassia siamea, rhizome of Curculigo pilosa, bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus, infusion, VO.
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(033), H(091), H(099), H(168), H(188)
Recipes : H(033) femal, roots of Curculigo pilosa, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091), rhizome of Zingiber officinale, ripe fruit of Curculigo pilosa of Xylopia aethiopica, bulb of Allium cepa, aerian part of Fungi sp., RNS.
H(091) drepanocytosis, roots of Uvaria chamae of Rhaphyostylis beninensis of Lonchocarpus sericeus, tuber of Curculigo pilosa , RNS.
H(099) epilepsy, rhizone of Curculigo., RNS.
H(168), roots of Uvaria chamae of Rhaphyostylis beninensis of Leptoderris brachyptera of Lonchocarpus sericeus, peduncle and pedicel of Elaeis guineensis, tuber of Curculigo pilosa, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : salouglèn, assoté (Fon), ayoglèn (Goum)
Reference HA 39
Author(s) : Abo, K. A., A.A. Fred-Jaiyesimi, A.E.A. Jaiyessimi
Title : Ethnobotanical studies of medicinal plants used in the management of diabetes mellitus in South Western Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 67- 71, (2008)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 3) diabetes, fruits decoction of Curculigo pilosa, VO. (cure during 1 to 6 months)
Region : West Africa
Country : South Western Nigeria
Vernacular name : epekun, donkey's ear(local English)
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(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, ONS, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name : ba-da-nseke (Kikongo)
Reference HA 44
Author(s) : Ashidi, J.S. , P.J. Houghton, P.J. Hylands, T. Efferth
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and cytotoxicity testing of plants of South-western Nigeria used to treat cancer, with isolation of cytotoxic constituents from Cajanus cajan Millsp. leaves Journal of Ethnopharmacology 128, 501–512 (2010)
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, rhizome of Curculigo pilosa, infusion , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : epa-ikun (Yoruba)
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(074)
Recipes : H(074, r) internal infection, decoction rhizomes of Curculigo pilosa, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : ayoté (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(006), H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(006), H(092), bulb pf Curculigo, decoction (H2O), enema
H(037) tuberculosis, flowers buds of Curculigo pilosa, latex de Euphorbia candelabrum, powder , to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves of Aeollanthus repens, roots of Curculigo pilosa, jus, VO., to sprinkle
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : mureke (Kirundi)
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(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, roots tea of Curculigo pilosa , VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Bié, Chinguar)
Vernacular name : (i) tina kanguluve (Umbundu)
Reference HB 43
Author(s) : Blench, R.
Title : Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000) herb of Curculigo pilosa whose corm or tuber is used for medicine
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name : táríŋgúlì (Dagomba)
Reference HB 45
Author(s) : Bablola, K., A.
Title : An Examination of the Usage of Herbal Contraceptives and Abortifacients in Lagos State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 140-46. 2009 http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/contra.htm
Symptoms : H(112), H(112x)
Recipes : H(112), abortifacient, cook leaf of Cassia alata, root of Curculigo pilosa and fruit of Colocynthis citrullus in water obtained from fermented milled fruits of Zea mays for 45 minutes. Take in small glass cup thrice daily.
H(112), abortifacient, slice fruit of Citrus medica and root of Curculigo pilosa, soak in gin in a corked bottle. Take in glass cup thrice daily.
H(112x) contraceptive, wash roots of Curculigo pilosa and Anthocleista vogelii, bulb of Chysoptiyllum albolumI and peel the fruit of Colocynthis citrullus, add little quantities of complex salt (potash) and soak them in a bottle of gin for three days. The preparation is taken every time it is needed. To restore fertility, stop usage whenever conception is desired.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Lagos State)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(004), H(097z), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(097z) skin inflammations and H(111) burns, roots of Curculigo pilosa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : kapel-guiré (Fula)
Reference HK 79
Author(s) : Kimpouni, V., M-Y Lenga-Sacadura, J. C. Mamboueni, E. N.Mikoko
Title : Phytodiversite et Pharmacopée Traditionnelle de la communauté Kaamba de Madingou (Bouenza - Congo) European Scientific Journal, Vol.14, No.3, January 2018 edition URL:http://dx.doi.org/10.19044/esj.2018.v14n3p191
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014, 5) panaris, roots (tuber) of Curculigo pilosa, contusion, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : ba dia nseke
Reference HP 05
Author(s) : Polygenis - Bigendako, M.-J.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle au Burundi occidental. Thèse présentée en vue de l'obtention du grade de Docteur en sciences, année acad. 1989 - 1990, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 352 p., (1990)
Symptoms : H(006), H(031)
Recipes : H(006), stems, decoction (H2O) , enema
H(031), stems, decoction (H2O) , enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : mureke (Kirundi)
Reference HU 01
Author(s) : Udoamaka F.Ezuruike n, J.M.Prieto
Title : The use of plants in the traditional management of diabetes in Nigeria: Pharmacological and toxicological considerations Journal of Ethnopharmacology 155, 857–924 (2014)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, rhizome, fruit of Curculigo pilosa, decoction, RNS. Region of use for diabetes (South east of Nigeria)
Other medicinal uses : anti-microbial, epilepsy, infertility, sickle cell, purgative, sexually transmitted diseases ONS. RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : epakun (?), golden eye grass, donkey's ear (Local English)
Reference VB 02
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms : V(040)
Recipes : Vb(040,1), bulb, crushed, oinment udder
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : mureke (Kirundi)