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Official name : Vernonia colorata (Willd.) Drake
Family : Asteraceae

45 reference(s) related to this plant

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(005), H(020), H(162), H(168)
Recipes : H(005), leaves of Callotropis procera of Vernonia colorata, whole plant deTalinum triangulare
H(020), leaves of Vernonia colorata, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrina senegalensis, RNS.
H(162), decoction (H2O), maceration, décantation deleaves of Cassia occidentalis, leaves and roots Vernonia colorata, VO.
H(168), stems with leaves of Vernonia colorata of Caesalpinia bonduc, aerian part of Acanthospermum hispidum of Momordica balsamina, decoction (H2O) , VO. + fermentation water of Zea mays
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : gbolwikè (Adja), alimaklou, gblé (Fon, Goun)
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(046), H(126)
Recipes : H(046) chicken-pox, leaves of Vernonia colorata, to grind (wine), to filter, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : aloma (Ewé)
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(045), H(046), H(104), H(126), H(151)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(045), leaves of Vernonia colorata, to grind, juice, local application + to cover the wound with a leaf softened by the heat of fire
H(046) chicken-pox, leaves of Vernonia colorata of Piper guineense, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(126), leaves of Vernonia colorata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Vernonia colorata, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, to pound, VO.
H(151) leaves of Vernonia colorata, barks stem, branch, trunk of Blighia unijugata, decoction (H2O), VO., drops in ears, drops in eyes
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(126)
Recipes : H(126), leaves of Vernonia colorata , decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : ko safinè (Bambara), kofesafuna (Peuhl)
Reference HA 32
Author(s) : Ayodele, A.E
Title : The medicinally important leafy vegetables of South western Nigeria Leaflets Journal on WWW: http://www.siu.edu/~ebl/leaflets/ayodele.htm
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(094), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(051) fever, H(094) pile, H(104) stomachic , leaves, wild plant., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Southwestern)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(178)
Recipes : H(178) heart pain, Vernonia colorata used with other plants, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaire) (Manianga district )
Vernacular name : nlulu-kulu (Kikongo)
Reference HA 61
Author(s) : Agbankpé, A. J. , T. V. Dougnon, H. S. Bankole, B. Yéhouénou, H. Yedomonhan, M. Legonou et T. J. Dougnon
Title : Etude ethnobotanique des légumes feuilles thérapeutiques utilisés dans le traitement des diarrhées au sud- Bénin (Afrique de l ’Ouest) Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 8(4): 1784-1795, (2014)
Symptoms : H(008), H(075)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(075) stimule l’appétit, leaves of Vernonia colorata, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : gblé (Fon) (Mahi)
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(051), H(068), H(126)
Recipes : H(051), H(068), H(126), ONS. of Vernonia colorata , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : aboyu (Baoule), aohué (Ashanti), dakouin, séguindi (Malinke), niénié (Gouro), ougopo (Shien)
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(038), H(135)
Recipes : H(038), H(135), whole plant of Vernonia colorata, juice, VO .
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : munduu-ndudi wa gata (Laadi), mundudi ndzazi (Beembe), ndunduli nti (Vili), gwama (Ndasa), mukusa (Bomitaba)
Reference HB 11
Author(s) : Belem Ouedraogo, M. & O. Bognounou
Title : Vernonia amygdalina Del. et Vernonia colorata (Willd.) Drake (Asteraceae), deux plantes médicinales souvent confondues au Burkina Faso. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 11 - 12, 119 - 125, (1997 - 1998)
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(013), H(014), H(018), H(033), H(036), H(037), H(045), H(051), H(068), H(091), H(099), H(100), H(104), H(109), H(139), H(196)
Recipes : H(006), leaves of Vernonia colorata, maceration, VO or enema
H(006) + H(104), plant, juice
, H(008) + H(051), barks stems and roots, RNS.
H(013) , leaves, decoction, hot lotions , frictions
H(013) itches, leaves, frictions
H(013) cutaneous eruption of any origin, leaves, frictions
H(014), mycosiss or skin diseases of parasitic origin, leaves, frictions
H(018), fresh leaves, pounded, external use
H(033), barks stems or roots + red corn
H(036) + H(099), leaves inflorescence, decoction, inhalation
H(037) cough, leaves, decoction, VO, H(037) pneumonia, leaves decoction + idem Argemone mexicana, H(045), fresh leaves, exrtract, RNS.
H(051), leaves decoction, hot lotions , frictions
H(051) + H(091), leaves decoction, small dosis, + honey or suggar, after fever as tonic
H(068)bilharz, barks stems or roots + red corn
H(068), leaves, decoction, VO. or enema
H(091), chewed stem
H(100), leaves roots + roots Rauvolfia vomitoria, VO;, many times a day x/ JH(104), dry leaves, pilé, VO, H(109), decoction of bark of stem
H(139), bark of stem or roots, RNS. + red corn
H(196), young leaves, RNS.entéralgia, leaves or roots, maceration during 24H
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : koo safande (Moore)
Reference HB 20
Author(s) : Bognon, C.
Title : Notes ethnobotaniques sur la médecine traditionnelle en pays We (Côte d'Ivoire): quelques problèmes méthodologiques. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 5, n° 1, 55 - 65, (1991)
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), ONS. of Vernonia colorata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (We people)
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(091), H(139)
Recipes : H(091) tiredness, H(139) sexual incapacity, decoction of the roots and stems barks of Vernonia colorata , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Cuanza Sul, Seles)
Vernacular name : (i) tumba-njeie (Umubundu)
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(006), H(022), H(027y), H(036), H(091), H(100)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, leaves, roots of Vernonia colorata macerated in H2O, VO.
H(022) to induce or to speed the delivery process, leaves, roots decoction or macerated in H2O, VO.
H(027y) post-partum pain, leaves, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(036) vertigo, leaves, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(091) general weakness, leaves, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(100) venereal diseases, leaves, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(104) stomachache, leaves, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : bembezuco, chipanzeco, vucussa (Chindau)
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(051) febrifuge, leaves of Vernonia colorata, RNS and as a substitute of quinine (HP 53 Pobeguin 1906 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : kossafina, kossafouné, kouossafina (Malinké), dakouna, bantara bourouré (Poular).
Reference HF 1k
Author(s) : Ferry, M.P. , M. Gessain & R. Gessain
Title : Ethnobotanique Tenda. Documents du Centre de recherches anthropologiques du Musée de l'Homme.Laboratoire associé au Centre national de la recherche scientifique, 180 p., (1 mai 1974)
Symptoms : H(039)
Recipes : H(039), friction, leaves
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (region between the towns of Kedougou et Yukunkun)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 11
Author(s) : Grand, A. & P.A. Wondergem
Title : Les phytothérapies anti-infectieuses de la forêt-savane, Sénégal (Afrique occidentale)I. Un inventaire. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 21, pp. 109 - 125, (1987)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014), skin diseases, fresh leaves, decoction , VO. + rub the skin with the pulp
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Diola people, South Senegal)
Vernacular name : buntad (Diola)
Reference HG 57
Author(s) : N' guessan K., É. Kouassi Konan & K. Kouadio Kouassi
Title : Ethnobotanical Study of Plants Used to Treat Diabetes, in Traditional Medicine, by Abbey and Krobou People of Agboville (Côte-d’Ivoire) American Journal of Scientific Research ISSN 1450-223X Issue 4, pp 45-58 (2009)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, leaves of Vernonia colorata, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Agboville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HH 06a
Author(s) : Hedberg I., O. Hedberg, P.J. Madati, K.E. Mshigeni, E.N. Mshiu & G. Samuelsson
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Tanzania. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Cucurbitaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 6, pp. 29 - 60 (1982)
Symptoms : H(003)
Recipes : FAIRE H(003) swelling (tumor?) legs, arms and chest, decoction of roots of Vernonia colorata msuza, msegese, mkongolo and mtulankhondo
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mhasahanda ( Korogwe district)
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(006), H(007), H(013), H(033), H(036), H(051), H(068), H(099), H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(051), leaves of Vernonia., VO.
H(013) skin eruption, leaves, inflorescences of Vernonia., decoction (H2O), friction
H(033) sterility, H(068) bilharziosis, H(139) asthenia, barks stem, branch, trunk underground part of Vernonia colorata, ONS. of Securinega virosa of Combretum glutinosum of Acacia sieberiana, VO.
H(033) femal, H(068) bilharziosis, H(139) sexual asthenia, barks stem, branch, trunk, barks of the underground part of Vernonia colorata, ONS. of Securinega virosa of Combretum glutinosum of Acacia sieberiana, VO.
H(036), H(099) epilepsy, leaves , inflorescences of Vernonia., decoction (H2O), inhalation
H(068) bilharziosis, H(007), bark of the undergroud part of Acacia sieberiana, ONS. of Securinega virosa of Vernonia colorata of Strychnos spinosa, RNS.., VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, seeds of Zea mays, roots of Securinega virosa, barks stem, branch, trunk of Vernonia colorata, powder, VO.
H(139) sexual asthenia, barks stem, branch, trunk, bark of the undergroud part of Pterocarpus erinaceus, ONS. of Cassia sieberiana of Vernonia colorata of Securinega virosa, RNS., VO.
H(139) sexual asthenia, ONS. of Combretum glutinosum of Vernonia colorata of Securinega virosa of Guiera senegalensis of Indigofera oblongifolia, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 02
Author(s) : Keita, S.M., J.T. Arnason, B.R. Baum, R.Marles, F. Camara, & A.K. Traore
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique traditionnelle de quelques plantes médicinales anthelmintiques de la République de Guinée. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 9, n° 2, 119 - 134, (1995)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves, decoction, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Republic of)
Vernacular name : dakuna (Manika)