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Official name : Cyperus articulatus L.
Family : Cyperaceae

40 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(101)
Recipes : H(101), stem without leaves of Cyperus articulatus, ripe fruit carbonized of Aframomum melegueta, to dilute, 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(051), H(157), H(187), H(188)
Recipes : H(051), whole plant of Boerhavia diffusa of Cyperus articulatus, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(157), ONS. of Diospyros mespiliformis of Cyperus articulatus, roots of Grewia cissoides, seeds of Gossypium hirsutum, RNS.
H(187) phimosis, stem with leaves of Smilax kraussiana, aerian part of Cyperus articulatus, RNS.
H(188), rhizome of Cyperus articulatus, barks of the underground part of Uvaria chamae, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : tourarewouka (Bariba), mouya (Waama)
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(037), H(099), H(201)
Recipes : H(037), roots of Cyperus articulatus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(099, 2) troubles nerveux, rhizome of Cyperus., to pound, to rub
H(201) bad spell, maceration of leaves of Scoparia dulcis of Laportea ovalifolia of Cyperus articulatus of Musa sapientum, to pour in the bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : tsa-tsako (Akwa), nsakou-nsakou (Doondo)
Reference HA 15
Author(s) : Akendengue, B.
Title : Guinée équatoriale (1992) From PHARMEL 2 ref.: HP 10
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism cerebral, leaves of Cyperus articulatus of Piper umbellatum of Clerodendrum splendens, RNS., drops in nose
Region : West Africa
Country : Equatorial Guinea
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 21
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, P. Chibon, H. de Vecchy, E. Duboze, J. Eymé, J.- N. Gassita, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, M. Le Bras, I. Mourambou, E. Mve - Mengome, M. - G. Nguéma, J. - B. Ollome, P. Posso, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Gabon. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 294 p., (1984) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), tubercles of Cyperus articulatus, to pound, maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : soka-soka (Apindji), linzanzaka (Bahoumbou), déndaka (Bakélé), dundalagu (Balumbu), indaki (Benga), dusasagu (Eshira), , ndago ( Galoa, Mpongwé, Nkomi, Orungu), andac (Fang)
Reference HA 23
Author(s) : Ambe, G. - A. & F. Malaisse
Title : Les plantes utilisées dans la médecine et la pharmacopée traditionnelles d'une population Malinke en Côte d'Ivoire. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 14, 121 - 130, (2000) completed by: Diversité des plantes médicinales et ethnotaxonomie en pays malinke de Côte d'Ivoire From the sources of knowledge to the medicines of the future, p 331 -338 HA 23b
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), plants around the houses, again bad spirits
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : mian (Dioula)
Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201, f), bulb used as ritual medicine.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : seiyai (Dorobo) (Suiei)
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(005), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(082), H(168)
Recipes : H(005), H(113) rheumatism, roots of Cyperus articulatus, pulp, scarifications, to rub
H(037) cough, tuberculosis, H(082), roots of Cyperus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038) femal, troubles of l'ovulation, roots of Cyperus., RNS.
H(051) new born, roots of Cyperus articulatus, pulp, scarifications, to rub
H(168) barks stem, branch, trunk of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, roots of Cyperus articulatus, ripe fruit of Buchholzia macrophylla, to pound, to rub
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(068) anthelmintic, roots of Cyperus articulatus, infusion (H2O), VO. 1 small glass, 3 X / day
- H(104) stomachic, roots of Cyperus., infusion (H2O), VO, 1 glass, 1 X
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Camondai, Dalatando, Cazengo, Luanda)
Vernacular name : jaku-jaku (Kmibundu)
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(022), H(027), H(051), H(091), H(103), H(104), H(126), H(201)
Recipes : H(022) oxytocic, liquid preparation of the roots of Cyperus articulatus , VO.
H(027) prevention of abortion, lower part of ndawu (Cyperus articulatus), upper part of kanyanguluka (Phyllanthus glaucophyllus), to pound, faire une fumigation 3 X / day
- H(051) paludism, decoction of roots, VO.
H(091) asthenia, tea of root of hama (Terminalia prunioides) of djamba (Rumex abyssinicus) of ndawu (Cyperus articulatus) of nunu (not identified plant) of mbombolo (Melia azedarach) of la-vilulu (Clematopsis speciosa) of avava (Cassytha filiformis) of lyandele (unidentified plant)
H(103) caries, ONS. of ndawu (Cyperus articulatus) of songe (Acacia sieberiana) of mondolwa (Steganotaenia araliacea) of kanda lieka (Cocos nucifera) of eyo lyongombe (unidentified plant), local application
H(103) + H(201) (o) nanga mouth abscess from non respect to the old of the tribe , tea of leaves. Rincer la bouche 4 X / day
H(104) abdominal pains, tea of root, VO.
H(126) hepatitis, tea of root
H(201) (o) ndambwa, madness caused by the spirit of a dead, cold drink from leaves of nya-nya (Ricinus communis), barks of sya (Parinari curatellifolia) and stone of ndawu (Cyperus articulatus), VO. + fumigation with the ingredients + indemnity to the familly of the spirit if he is agressive
H(201) madness, infusion of ndawu (Cyperus articulatus) of samba (Brachystegia tamarindoides) of tata (Securidaca longipedunculata) of lalandja (Citrus sinensis), VO. + friction with du liquid + fumigation with the rest of plants
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (régions du sud de Hufla, Dundo, Lunda)
Vernacular name : (i) ndawu (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(037), H(201)
Recipes : H(037) rhizome of Cyperus articulatus used as a remedy for coughs. There are two types, the cultivated type and the type found in the bush.
H(201) the powerful smell of Cyperus articulatus is intended to repel evil spirits
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name : nansagti kpirli, yìŋ bìná, yò bìná. (Dagomba)
Reference HC 21
Author(s) : Chevalier, A.
Title : Les plantes magiques cultivées par les noirs d'Afrique et leur origine. Plus personal communications Father André Walker to the author. Rev. Bot. Appl., Agric. Trop., 27, p. 93 - 105, (1937)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) rituals, ceremonies offered to the manes of ancestors, smoke panicles of Cyperus articulatus
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HD 15
Author(s) : Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title : Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms : H(037), H(039), H(051), H(053), H(068), H(108), H(162z)
Recipes : H(037), leaves of Abrus precatorius, inflorescences of Cymbopogon densiflorus, rhizom of Cyperus articulatus, decoction (H2O), VO. : 150 ml., 3 X / day
H(037, 3) bronchitis, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, rhizom of Cyperus articulatus, to dry, powder, VO.
H(039) to hold apart the bees, pounded rhizom of Cyperus., local frictions
H(051) fever, paludism, aerian part of Cyperus., to pound, frictions
H(053) otalgia, rhizom of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, juice, 3 drops in each ear morning and evening
H(068, 2) helminthiasis, pounded rhizom of Cyperus., to dilute (H2O), VO. 200 ml., morning and evening + enema
H(108) influenza, fresh rhizom of Cyperus., VO.
H(113) rheumatism, pounded rhizom of Cyperus., to dilute (H2O), to stew, VO., 1 soup spoon morning and evening
H(162z, 4), rhizom of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Capsicum frutescens + palm oil, in the rectum
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HF 08
Author(s) : Frazão-Moreira, A
Title : The symbolic efficacy of medicinal plants:practices, knowledge, and religious beliefs amongst the Nalu healers of Guinea-Bissau Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:24 (2016)
Symptoms : H(037), H(104)
Recipes : H(037) cough newborn, H(104) stomach ache newborn, triturate and macerate the roots of Cyperus articulatus, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : n’téd (Nalu)
Reference HG 61
Author(s) : Gruca, M., T. R van Andel, H. Balslev
Title : Ritual uses of palms in traditional medicine in sub-Saharan Africa: a review Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 10:60 (2014) DOI: 10.1186/1746-4269-10-60
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) mental fatigue, a fresh nut of Elaeis guineensis easy to pound or smash is mixed together with leaves from Hibiscus surattensis., Asystasia gangetica, Musa x sapientum and Cyperus articulate. The mixture is rubbed on the body of the patient. The patient should be facing the sun during the treatment and pronounce “wishes” of good luck. The residues are put under the patient’s pillow. If he dreams of a young girl with erected breasts, there is hope for cure. He should not wash himself during the rest of the treatment day
Region : sub-Saharan Africa
Country : Cameroon
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HH 03
Author(s) : Hagenbucher-Sacripanti, F.
Title : Santé et rédemption par les génies au Congo. Publisud: 15, Rue des Cinq Diamants, 75013 Paris, 304 p., (1989)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic, ritual on the spirit of a dead , roots of Cyperus articulatus, flowers Cymbopogon densiflorus (lisasa:ngu), seeds Mammea africana (nkandika), etc...
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : lusasaku
Reference HK 01
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018), tubercle of Cyperus articulatus, to dry, powder, inhalation, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 13
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J.O.
Title : Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018), head ache, chewed leaves, juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : ndago (Meru, Kenya)
Reference HK 24
Author(s) : Kasuku, W., F. Lula, J. Paulus, N. Ngiefu & Dr. Kaluila
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes utilisées pour le traitement du paludisme à Kinshasa (R.D.C.). Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 13, 95 - 102, (1999)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, roots, juice, massage
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : tsaku - tsaku
Reference HK 31
Author(s) : Koné, W. M., K. Kamanzi Atindehou, C. Terreaux, K. Hostettmann, D. Traoré & M. Dosso
Title : Traditional medicine in North Côte-d’Ivoire: screening of 50 medicinal plants for antibacterial activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 93, pp. 43-49 ( 2004) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874104001084
Symptoms : H(008), H(077)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(077) anti-vomitory, rhizome,RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Ferkessedougou region)
Vernacular name : not registered