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Official name : Vitex madiensis Oliv.
Family : Verbenaceae

23 reference(s) related to this plant

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(008), H(018), H(038), H(109), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), H(109) juice from leaves and roots of Vitex madiensis used for diarrhea, also used to treat back pain, RNS.
H(038) treat urinary infections, ONS., RNS.
H(008),H(0376), bark is used for diarrhea and leaves used to treat cough., RNS.
H(018), H(201) fruits used to treat headache .plus plant has a ritual use
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name : mfilu, mufilu (Kikongo)
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(008), H(008), H(022), H(033), H(038), H(053), H(091), H(099), H(103), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), H(033) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex madiensis, pulp, maceration, VO.
H(008) + H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Hippocratea myriantha of Annona arenaria of Vitex madiensis, roots of Carica papaya, to scrape, to macerate, to filter, VO.
H(022), barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038) femal, ONS. of Annona arenaria of Celosia trigyna of Solanum sp. of Momordica charantia of Vitex madiensis, RNS.
H(053), leaves of Vitex., juice of leaves, drops in ears
H(086) lymphadenitis, leaves of Vitex, pulp, local application
H(099) epilepsy, H(201) psychosis + H(091), barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex., to scrape, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(103), leaves of Vitex., juice of leaves, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mfilu wa makaanga, mufili (Laadi), mufilu nseke (Beembe), tchifilu (Vili), esuabo, esawiri, echaocho (Téké), e"soso (Laali), ikolo longo (Kôyô)
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(002), H(022), H(031), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(002) difficulties with milking, boil leaves or roots of Vitex madiensis, decoction, VO. + friction of the breast with pounded leaves
H(022) painful delivery, to pound the leaves, poor in tepid H2O + bath with the leaves
H(031) body side pain, washed root in pieces, to boil. Adulte, VO. tepid, 1 glass 3 X / day ; child 2 soup spoons, VO. 1 glass 3 X / day
H(051) paludism, roots tea or barks roots tea, VO.
H(104) child belly pains, tea of root of kunde (Rhynchosia minima) of silo-silo (Vitex madiensis) of ndjelele (Asparagus angolensis), VO., 3 spoons per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Bié, Chinguar, Katchiungo)
Vernacular name : (i) silo-silo (Umunundu)
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, fruit of Vitex madiensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : (u; ovi; i)silo-silo (Umubumbu)
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(002), H(027z), H(027w), H(091), H(104), H(137), H(190)
Recipes : H(137) pains, H(027z) pregnancy; childbirth, H(002) breastfeeding and H(027w) diseases of the newborn, H(104) intestinal problems, H(091) anemia , H(190) blood disorders, roots, flowers of Vitex madiensis, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : muni (Balanta), bugúa (planta), mangúa (fruit) (Biafada), azeitona, azeitona-pequeno, cetona, cetona-pequena (Guinean creole), bumé, bume-ainacobe (Fula), intompinha, n’ssogorro (Nalu), kukukunkuri (Sosso), anhongore (Tanda)
Reference HD 06
Author(s) : Delaude, C. & J. & H. Breyne
Title : Plantes médicinales et ingrédients magiques du grand marché de Kinshasa. Africa - Tervuren, 17, 93 - 103, (1971)
Symptoms : H(008), H(091), H(094)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(094), leaves decoction of Vitex madiensis, enema and VO.
H(091), roots barks scrapped, pounded, juice in a porridge of manioc, VO. In the early morning + at rest
H(091), infusion of dried leaves, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mfilu (Kikongo), ti kinthandu (Kiyombe)
Reference HD 06 b
Author(s) : Delaude C.
Title : Les végétaux du Zaïre : Matériel médico-magique des guérisseurs et sources de recherches phytochimiques. Université de Liège. Editions du Centre de Coopération au Développement (CECODE). Imprimerie George Michel S.A., rue de la paix n°6, 4000 Liège, 164 P. (1978)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), infusion dry leaves.
H(095), fruits
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mfili (Kikongo), ti kinthandu (Kiyombe), savana tea
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(002), H(004), H(008), H(033), H(076), H(099), H(104), H(109), H(168), H(171), H(186)
Recipes : H(002) problems of lactation, dirty mother milk , powder roots of Vitex madiensis , to dilute H2O), to filter, VO. 200 ml. / day
H(004, 2) wounds, internal part of the bark of Vitex., juice on wounds
H(008, 2), tuberous barks of Manihot esculenta, leaves tendres of Vitex madiensis, VO.
H(008), young leaves of Bridelia ferruginea of Annona senegalensis of Nauclea latifolia of Psorospermum febrifugum of Vitex madiensis, VO.
H(008, 2), young leaves of Vitex., to chew, to swallow the juice
H(008, 2), barks of Vitex., decoction (H2O), VO., 3 X / day ; childs, 1 coffee spoon ; adults, 100 ml.
H(015x, 2), roots of Gardenia ternifolia, leaves of Abrus precatorius de Vitex madiensis, decoction (1l H2O), VO., 200 ml, 3 X / day
H(018), leaves of Vitex madiensis of Cassytha filiformis of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (1l. H2O), VO. 100 ml., 3 X / day
H(033, 3) femal, leaves of Vitex madiensis, barks of Hymenocardia acida, decoction (1 l H2O), VO. 100 ml, 3 X/ day during 1 mois
H(076), barks of Vitex., decoction (H2O), mouth wash
H(099) epilepsy, leaves of Vitex madiensis of Crossopteryx febrifugum of Hymenocardia acida, juice, 1 drop in each eye, 1 X / day
H(099, 5) epilepsy, leaves of Vitex madiensis of Lycopersicon esculentum, juice, 2 drops in each nostril, 1 X / day
H(104, 2) gastric ulcer, leaves of Vitex., decoction (1 l. H2O), VO. 200ml, 3 X / day
H(104, 2) gastric ulcer, leaves of Vitex madiensis of Hymenocardia ulmoides, decoction (H2O), VO. 100 ml., 3 X / day
H(109), leaves of Vitex, decoction (1 l. H2O), VO. 200 ml, 3 X / day. (to sugar the decoction du matinH(168), bulb of Allium cepa, leaves of Musanga cecropioides of Vitex madiensis, decoction (H2O), VO., 100 ml., 3 X / day
H(171), roots of Annona senegalensis of Cymbopogon citratus of Vitex madiensis, barks of Adansonia diditata, decoction (H2O), VO. ; childs, 1 coffee spoon ; adults, 100 ml., 3 X / day
H(186, 2), leaves of Vitex madiensis of Garcinia huillensis, decoction (H2O), VO., 3 X / day ; childs, 1 soup spoon ; adults, 100 ml.
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(027z)
Recipes : H(027z) pregnancy, macerated leaves of Vitex madiensis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : n’sokór (Nalu)
Reference HH 11
Author(s) : Haxaire Claudie (Pharmacienne)
Title : Phytothérapie et Médecine Familiale chez les Gbaya-Kara (République Centrafricaine) Thèse de doctorat, Université de Paris, Fac. Pharmacie., 320 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(068), H(099), H(113), H(139)
Recipes : H(001) various conjunctivitis, drops from raped barks of Vitex madiensis
H(018) cephalalgy, to wash the head with a decoction of leaves, frictions
H(068) small intestinal worm , burned root, pommade on anus
H(099) epilepsy, aspersion of head with crused leaves in H2O
H(113) rheumatism, articulary pains, aspersion, steam bath, massage with leaves
H(139) to harden the clitoris, steam bath with a decoction of wood
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. not transposable
Reference HK 12
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 384 - 444 (1964) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1964_num_11_10_2785 Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 543 - 599, (1964) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1964_num_11_12_2795
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045) vulnerary, poultice of barks of Vitex madiensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bumé (Firdou, Fouladou)
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, barks of Vitex madiensis, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kifiyu
Reference HK 55
Author(s) : Koni Muluwa, J., K. Bostoen
Title : Noms et usages des plantes utiles chez les Nsong. Göteborg Africana Informal Series - N° 6 , 71p., (2008) Department of Oriental and African Languages. University of Gothenburg (ISSN 1404-8523) http://www.sprak.gu.se/digitalAssets/1316/1316264_noms-et-usages-des-plantes.pdf
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), bronchitis, leaves of Vitex madiensis, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable
Reference HK 61
Author(s) : Kibungu Kembelo A.O.
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales du Bas-Congo et leurs usages (198 p.),(2003) http://www.sie-cameroun.cm/?q=biblio/doc/4825
Symptoms : H(002), H(018), H(022), H(051), H(068), H(094), H(100), H(124)
Recipes : H(002) lack of breast milk during lactation, crush and macerate in palm wine the plants below : Garcinia huillensis, Sapium cornutum, Vitex madiensis, Annona senegalensis, Erythrococca atrovirens var flacida (leaves and roots). Rub breasts with le mélange.
H(018), H(051) each evening temperature difference that divides the body,accompanied of headache (wumba), boil in plenty of water the mixing of the following plants : Boerhavia diffusa (leaves), Sapium cornutum (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Ocimum gratissimum, Annona senegalensis (leaves), Vitex madiensis (leaves), Aframomum alboviolaceum (leaves and stems), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (leaves), Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves), Bridelia ferruginea (leaves). Millettia eetveldeana (leaves), Mangifera indica (leaves), Cymbopogon densiflorus and Steganotaenia araliacea. Take a steam bath. Before the mixture is cooled, take a glass, filter and do an enema. After take a total bath, rubbing the body with the leavess. During 2 consecutive days, take a total bath and do an enema.Do not take the steam bath which can cause of the dehydration.
H(022) quick delivery work or childbirth pain. (nsong), decoction plant parts following : roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Vitex madiensis, barks of trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Chenopodium ambrosioides and tubers of Boerhavia diffusa. Put in a basin and take a rectal bath. There must also be an enema at the rate of 1 filtered glass, once a day
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), boil together leaves of Vitex madiensis, of Morinda lucida, d’Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia, of Vernonia amygdalina, of Rhipsalis baccifera (+ spines) and Desmodium velutinum.To filter and drink 1/3 glass 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, decoction plant parts following : roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Vitex madiensis, barks of trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Chenopodium ambrosioides and tubers of Boerhavia diffusa. Put in a basin and take a rectal bath. There must also be an enema at the rate of 1 filtered glass, once a day
H(100) blennorrhoea, boil together the following plants: roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Morinda lucida, of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, of barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa and of Gardenia ternifolia (ou roots), of rhizomes of Kikwa ki mpata sp.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day
H(124) pouring of blood from the nose and the mouth accompanied very often with sudden death (nkosi kibota), decoction of the mixing of Dissotis brazzae, d’Ottelia ulvifolia, of Vitex madiensis (leaves), of Cymbopogon densiflorus, of sel and white clay.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(171) diabetes, decoction of barks or roots of Bridelia ferruginea, roots d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, leaves of Morinda lucida, Allium sativum, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Morinda morindoides, roots Vitex madiensis and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Millettia laurentii, Lippia multiflora, large and small Ocimum gratissimum and Malaka sp. Filter and let cool, add a bit of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; to filter and drink 1/3 glass 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tuber of cassava, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, beverages, fish, palm oil, lemons. One can eat : toast, yams, taro, liquid milk, vegetables, lots of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), Solanum macrocarpon and Solanum torvum
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kifilu (Kikongo)
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(152)
Recipes : H(152, 13) low blood pressure, decoction of dry leaves of Vitex madiensis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : mfilou
Reference HL 32
Author(s) : Lautenschläger, T., M. Monizi , M. Pedro, J. L. Mandombe, M. Futuro Bránquima, C. Heinze and C. Neinhuis
Title : First large-scale ethnobotanical survey in the province of Uíge, northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:51 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0238-3
Symptoms : H(001), H(008x), H(018), H(033), H(037), H(068), H(091), H(095), H(099), H(104), H(109), H(135), H(171), H(176), H(200), H(201), H(202), H(000), H(113)
Recipes : H(001) eye problems, roots of Vitex madiensis, squeeze eye drops
H(008x) bloody diarrhea, roots, leaves, decoction, VO.
H(018) headache, leaves, infusion, decoction, dermal
H(018) headache ,roots, percolation, nose drops
H(033) sterility (men and women) L decoction, VO.
H(037) Chest pain, roots, percolation, nose drops
H(037) cough, leaves, decoction, VO.
H(068) parasitic worms, leaves, maceration, VO.
H(091) weakness B, leaves, decoction, VO.
H(091) anaemia , leaves, decoction, infusion Bath, VO.
H(095) nutrition, fruit
H(095) nutrition , roots, roast
H(095) tea , leaves, infusion, VO.
H(099) epilepsy , leaves, decoction, enema
H(104) stomach pains , leaves, decoction, VO., enema
H(109) backache, leaves, decoction, infusion, VO., dermal
H(109) backache, bark, decoction, VO.
H(135) for children during mango season, leaves, infusion, VO.
H(171) diabetes, leaves, decoction, VO., enema
H(176) scoliosis, leaves, decoction dermal, VO., enema
H(200) antibiotic, leaves, infusion, VO.
H(201) ritual to overcome illness, whole plant
H(201) ceremony, leaves, roots
H(202) cleaning, leaves, decoction, VO.
H(000) stimulation , leaves, decoction, VO.
H(113) body aches, leaves, infusion dermal
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (province de Uíge)
Vernacular name : non enregistré par les auteurs
Reference HM 01
Author(s) : Mandango M.A., I. Boemu L. & M. Bongombola
Title : Plantes antidiabétiques de Kinshasa (Zaïre). Mitt. Inst. Allg.. Bot. Hamburg, 23b, 1021 - 1031, (1990)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) sugared, barks of the underground part of Annona senegalensis of Bridelia ferruginea of Millettia drastica of Nauclea latifolia of Vitex madiensis, roots of Uvaria scabrida, leaves of Morinda lucida of Lippia multiflora of Morinda morindoides of Ocimum gratissimum, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HM 33
Author(s) : Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title : Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(018), H(045), H(095), H(104), H(113), H(124)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(045) vulnerary, pounded barks of Vitex madiensis, local application
H(018) cephalgy, stems with leaves of Vitex., decoction, doucheon the head
H(008) + H(104) abdominal pains, H(104) colics, cooked rice in the decoction of roots of Vitex madiensis, VO.
H(113) lameness, stems with leaves of Vitex., decoction, fumigation
H(124) hemorrage after a teeth extraction, cold gargle from a roots decoction of Vitex madiensis
H(095) food, fruit
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : koro, dankele (Bambara), dankelekele (Malinke), korole (Senoufo)
Reference HM 62
Author(s) : Makumbelo E. , L. Lukoki, J.J.s.j Paulus & N. Luyindula
Title : Stratégie de valorisation des espèces ressources des produits non ligneux de la savane des environs de Kinshasa: II. Enquête ethnobotanique (aspects médicinaux) TROPICULTURA, 26, 3, 129-134 (2008)
Symptoms : H(037), H(094), H(104)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(108, 2) flu, leaves of Vitex madiensis , decoction, VO.
H(094) hemorrhoids, barks , decoction, VO.
H(104) stomach pain
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mfilu (Kintandu)
Reference HN 36
Author(s) : Nsimundele, L.
Title : Répertoire des plantes médicinales des régions côtieres du Mayumbe et du Bas-Congo,1966-1968. Unpublished notes of Léopold Nsimundele, Bureau chief forester / Inéac Luki, National Institute for Agronomic Study of Congo
Symptoms : H(037), H(104)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(104) pain of stomach, chewed leaves of Vitex madiensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : kifilu, mfilu (Kikongo and Kiyombe)