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Official name : Euphorbia hirta L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia pilulifera var. procumbens Boiss. , Euphorbia hirta var. procumbens Br. , Chamaesyce hirta (L.) Millsp.

154 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(037), H(082), H(103)
Recipes : H(008), H(103) growing teeth,whole plants of Cassytha filiformis of Euphorbia hirta, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(037), H(082), whole plant of Euphorbia, to dry in shadow, decoction (H2O), to dilute in alcohol, VO.
H(095x) child, roots of Euphorbia hirta, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Seychelles
Country : Seychelles
Vernacular name : Jean-Robert
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(020), H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(020) scorpion, latex of Euphorbia hirta, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, local application
H(051) paludism, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, leaves of Citrus aurantifolia of Euphorbia hirta , ONS. of Allium ascalonicum, to pound, VO.
H(051) paludism, stem with leaves of Euphorbia., to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(126) + fever, stems without leaves of Euphorbia., to pound in lemon juice, to filter, 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(002), H(006), H(008), H(013), H(018), H(038), H(068), H(076), H(082), H(091), H(104), H(124), H(126), H(129), H(135), H(139), H(151), H(157), H(158), H(162), H(168)
Recipes : H(002),H(013) breast, stem with leaves of Euphorbia, decoction, VO.
H(006) + H(104) ulcerous enteritis, H(076) stomatitis, H(129), juice leaves Euphorbia hirta, powder ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, VO.
H(006) + H(104), decoction whole plant of Euphorbia, VO.
H(008) + H(104), gastric ulcer , whole plant of Euphorbia, VO.
H(008), stem with leaves of Paullinia pinnata, whole plant of Euphorbia hirta, seeds of Zea mays, powder, to dilute, VO. + porridge
H(013) breast, stem with leaves of Euphorbia, decoction, VO.
H(018), inflorescences of Euphorbia., RNS.
H(038), leaves of Steganotaenia araliacea , Euphorbia hirta, the whole plant, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(038), undergrond part without bark of Bridelia ferruginea, aerian part of Euphorbia hirta, decoction, VO.
H(038), leaves of Steganotaenia araliacea , Euphorbia hirta, the whole plant, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(068, 2) amoeba, whole plant of Euphorbia hirta, decoction, VO.
H(068) amoeba, whole plant of Euphorbia hirta, VO.
H(068) amoeba, whole plant of Euphorbia hirta, decoction, infusion, VO. + mxing of infusion and decoction
H(068) amoeba, leaves of Euphorbia hirta, ONS of Cola nitida, to masticate
H(076) aphthae, muget, aerian part of Euphorbia, decoction , VO. + palm oil (un peu)
H(076) stomatitis, gingivitis, decoction whole plant of Euphorbia, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, mouth bath
H(076) stomatitis, gingivitis, decoction whole plant of Euphorbia, mouth bath
H(082) asthma, whole plant of Euphorbia., RNS.
H(091), leaves of Euphorbia., RNS.
H(091) child , whole plant of Euphorbia hirta, powder, maceration, VO.
H(124) hemorage, leaves of Euphorbia hirta, ONS. of Musa sapientum, RNS.
H(126) virus, decoction of leaves of Euphorbia hirta, VO. + maize water in fermentation (adult only)
H(135) dyspepsia, leaves of Euphorbia, pulp, local application sur poitrine
H(139), adult flowers of Euphorbia, to masticate
H(151), whole plant of Tridax procumbens of Euphorbia hirta, decoction, VO.
H(157), leaves of Euphorbia, RNS.
H(158), whole plant of Euphorbia, to grind, maceration, VO. + to wash
H(162), aerian part of Euphorbia, to masticate
H(168), leaves grinded of Euphobia hirta, liquid albumen of Elaeis guineensis, + coco milk, massage
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : hounman, ayéwè (Adja), paringawa (Dendi), akponyon, anonsika, houndi houndi, kplonvi, koligossou vovo, nonsivé (Fon, Goun), houndi houndi, soman (Watchi), nyahounayira (Yoruba)
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(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, whole plant, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : oyabi empoa (Bamba), claganzou (Lari)
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(126)
Recipes : H(126) after a strong emotion, aerian part of Euphorbia hirta, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus thonningii, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : iloesantass (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(002), H(004), H(006), H(008), H(020), H(026), H(068), H(104), H(122), H(126)
Recipes : H(002), whole plant of Euphorbia hirta, ripe fruit of Elaeis guineensis, to dilute(H2O), VO. + sauce
H(002), stems with leaves of Euphorbia., to grind, VO. + H2O of maïs + local application of the crushed stems
H(002), leaves of Ficus thonningiii of Euphorbia hirta, to dry, powder to dilute in milk, VO. + to wash the breast with the decoction
H(004), latex of Euphorbia, local application
H(006) + H(104), stems with leaves of Euphorbia., maceration (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(006) + H(104), leaves of Spilanthes uliginosa of Trichilia prieureana of Dicoma tomentosa of Euphorbia hirta, to carbonize, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(008), whole plant of Euphorbia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), whole plant of Euphorbia, caboniser, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(020) scorpion, stems with leaves of Cymbopogon schoenanthus of Euphorbia hirta, to pound, local application
H(026), whole plant of Portulaca quadrifida of Evolvulus alsinoides of Euphorbia hirta, seeds of Aframomum melegueta , to pound, to dry, to dilute, VO.
H(068) ankylostomiasis, stems with leaves of Phyllanthus amarus of Euphorbia hirte, maceration (H2O), to filter, VO. (not before 2 years)
H(068) amibiasis, stems with leaves of Euphorbia hirta of Phyllanthus amarus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(122), stems with leaves of Euphorbia., powder, maceration in lemon juice, to filter, VO.
H(122), stems with leaves of Euphorbia., powder, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(126), whole plant of Euphorbia., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : tawrurumogo (Nawdem), tchipaltchindi (Kabiyè), mélandjébé (Akassélem), notsigbé, glido (Ewé),ignonkolialukuku (Fé), anotsigbé, anonsika (Mina)
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(006), H(008), H(038), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(008), H(038) flowing from urethra, whole plant of Euphorbia hirta, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : shileledzia (Anjouan island), shileledzia, hidoindziya (Great Comoros)
Reference HA 09
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J. Eymê, J. - N. Gassita, E. Goudotê, J. Guêho, F. S. L. Ip, D. Jackaria, S. K. K. Kalachand, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, B. Landreau, A. W. Owadally, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques à Maurice (Iles Maurice et Rodrigues). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 214 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(051), H(082), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104),H(037), H(051, 2), H(082), H(104), whole plant, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : Jean Robert
Reference HA 0k
Author(s) : Abbiw, D.K.
Title : Misuses and abuses in self-medication with medicinal plants: the case of Erythrophleum in Ghana, 714 -718, (1996) The Biodiversity of African Plants.Proceedings14 th AETFATCongress.Wageningen, The Netherlands, 22 - 27 augustus 1994. Edited by J.G. van der Maesen, X.M. van der Burgt & J.M. van Medenbach de Rooy.Kluwer Academic Publishers, 861 p., (1996)
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002), plant in food, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 10
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title : Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(006), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(104), whole plant of Euphorbia hirta, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
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(002), H(006), H(007), H(008), H(021), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(104), H(108), whole plant of Euphorbia hirta, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(006) + H(104), H(038), ONS. of Euphorbia., RNS.
H(006) + H(104), H(104), ONS. of Vernonia pumila of Euphorbia hirta of Cassia sieberiana, RNS. (used in local sanitary centers)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : dabadable (Bambara)
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(068), H(139)
Recipes : H(038), leaves of Euphorbia hirta, VO. + ? almond of Raphia sudanica
H(068), H(139) aphrodisiac, aerian part of Euphorbia hirta, pulpdu fruit of Elaeis guineensis, to chew
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 15
Author(s) : Akendengue, B.
Title : Guinée équatoriale (1992) From PHARMEL 2 ref.: HP 10
Symptoms : H(002), H(006), H(104)
Recipes : H(002), H(006) + H(104), H(104), whole plant of Euphorbia hirta, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Equatorial Guinea
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 19
Author(s) : Andriamanga, N.
Title : Les plantes médicinales anthelmintiques Malagasy. Département de recherches zootechniques et vétérinaires, Cotonou, 48p., (1995)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), ONS, RNS
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : robera
Reference HA 1k
Author(s) : Ainslie, J.R.
Title : A list of plants used in native medicine in Nigeria. Imperial Forestry Institute.University of Oxford, Institute Paper, n° 7, (1937)
Symptoms : H(001), H(037), H(082), H(137)
Recipes : H(001), ONS, ointment
H(037) cough, H(082) astma, H(137) sores, infusion of stalks, stem + H2O, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : emi-ile, emili
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(013), H(108)
Recipes : H(013), leaves of Cissampelos mucronata, whole plant of Lactuca capensis of Euphorbia hirta, to pound, to dilute, local application + vaseline
H(118) rhino - pharyngitis, leaves of Euphorbia hirta, to dry, to carbonize, powder, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 24
Author(s) : Ayobangira, S.F.X., K. Tsongo & M.J. Kirarahumu
Title : Contribution à l'étude des plantes médicinales du Nord-Kivu: plantes antihémorroïdaires exploitées dans la ville de Goma. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 14, 75 - 87, (2000)
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094), leaves Euphorbia hirta,Tetradenia riparia, Physalis pubescens, pounded, suppository 2 x / day during 3 to 4 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Nord-Kivu, Goma)
Vernacular name : maziba (Swahili), kanyamatovu (Kinyarwanda), kanyamatsitsi (Hunde), mbangulo (Mashi)
Reference HA 25
Author(s) : Akendengue B. & A.M. Louis
Title : Medicinal plants used by the Masango people in Gabon. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 41, pp. 193- 200, (1994) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874194900329
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014), scabies, crushed leaves, external application
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : fouarou
Reference HA 35
Author(s) : Adamu Harami M. , O.J. Abayeh, M.O. Agho, A.L. Abdullahi, A. Uba, H.U. Dukku & and B.M. WufemTesfaye Kebede, Kelbessa Urga, Kidist Yersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta GutaYersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta Guta
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of Bauchi State herbal plants and their antimicrobial activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. Volume 97, pp. 421-427 ( 2005)
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, stem, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : nonon kurciya
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(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, decoction of the whole plant of Euphorbia hirta, VO. as frequently as possible
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : etinkene ekpo(Ibibio)