Prelude Medicinal Plants Database

Search |  Practical Guide |  Contact |  Authors |  Disclaimer

Official name : Waltheria indica L.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Waltheria americana L.

63 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(091)
Recipes : H(091, 2), leaves of Waltheria indica, decoction (H2O), 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(008), H(018), H(033), H(037), H(038), H(053), H(077), H(091), H(094), H(103), H(104), H(108), H(162)
Recipes : H(008), leaves, roots of Waltheria indica, RNS.
H(008), leaves of Waltheria., to grind (H2O), to filter, VO. + sauce
H(008), roots of Waltheria., decoction (H2O), to dilute, VO. + porridge
H(018), stems with leaves of Waltheria, RNS.
H(033) femal, leaves of Waltheria., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(037, 2), roots of Waltheria., RNS.
H(037), whole plant of Waltheria., RNS.
H(038), stems with leaves of Combretum of Waltheria indica, decoction (H2O), to dilute, VO. + porridge of Zea mays
H(053) otitis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Waltheria., pulp, juice, drops in ears
H(077), leaves of Waltheria., to grind, to filter, to dilute, VO. + porridge of Zea mays
H(091) asthenia, roots of Waltheria., RNS.
H(094), barks stem, branch, trunk of Parkia biglobosa, roots of Waltheria indica, decoction (H2O) + black soap, VO., hip-bath
H(094), roots of Parkia biglobosa of Waltheria biglobosa, decoction (H2O), VO., hip-bath
H(103) teeth apparition, leaves of Waltheria indica of Acanthospermum hispidum, ONS. of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(104), roots of Waltheria., RNS.
H(108) rhinit, roots of Waltheria., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(162), leaves of Waltheria indica of Cassytha filiformis, to grind, VO. + sugar
H(162), leaves of Waltheria., to dry, powder, VO.
H(201) to help moving, stems with leaves of Waltheria indica of Crotalaria retusa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : nangagara, sonsiron (Bariba), baguepo (Berba), tohoessé, tokola (Boko), adassounsoun ma, avounda, avoudowé, misun,mètowe (Fon, Goun), popâ (Peuhl), tipoupeye (Waama), okoro oman (Yoruba)
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(001), H(004), H(006), H(007), H(013), H(051), H(082), H(091), H(111), H(126), H(131), H(173)
Recipes : H(001) something in eyes, leaves juice chewed of Waltheria indica, drops in eyes
H(004), H(111), leaves of Waltheria indica, to dry, powder, local application
H(004), H(111), roots of Waltheria indica, powder, local application
H(006), H(007), H(126), roots of Moringa oleifera of Waltheria indica of Terminalia avicennioides of Strychnos spinosa of Cochlospermum tinctorium of Stereospermum kunthianum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(013) skin ulcer, roots of Cassia italica of Waltheria indica of Guiera senegalensis, to pound, local application
H(051), aerian part of Stylosanthes erecta of Bauhinia rufescens of Bergia ammanioides of Chrozophora brocchiana of Piliostigma reticulatum of Waltheria indica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(082), roots of Waltheria, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091), aerian part of Walthéria., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(131), aerian part of Waltheria, RNS.
H(173), aerian part of Feretia apodanthera of Waltheria indica , powder, to dilute (H2O), VO. + millet bran
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : ankufuwa (Hausa), nune bâsi (Zarma), poppetéki (Peuhl), âmâtrâk (Tamacheck), kala-kala bilu (Beriberi)
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(004), H(006), H(018), H(104), H(145)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves, roots of Waltheria indica, decoction (H2O), to wash
H(004), H(006) + H(104), roots of Waltheria, to grind (H2O), VO.
H(018), leaves of Waltheria, decoction (H2O), local application
H(018) child, latex of Waltheria, VO.
H(091) drepanocytosis, roots of Waltheria., decoction (H2O), VO. + carbonate of calcium
H(145) rectum, child, leaves of Crotalaria naraguensis of Combretum hypopilium of Waltheria indica, decoction (H2O), local application by pulverization
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : nyinduali, nyidufnyongl (Moba), nydusuk (Yanga), akpam, miloba (Ewé)
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(103)
Recipes : H(103), roots, chewed, VO. the juice
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(139)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac, roots of Waltheria indica, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
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(033), H(051), H(112), H(124)
Recipes : H(033) femal, roots decoction, sterility
H(051), leaves, young stems, RNS.
H(112), ONS; RNS.
H(124) internal hemorrage, fresh roots chewed or in decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : korikodi
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), H(091)
Recipes : H(074) internal infection, H(091) growth retardation, decoction stems with leaves of Waltheria indica, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : adassoussou (Fon)
Reference HB 26M
Author(s) : Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title : Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) ulcer, powder of the whole plant of Waltheria indica, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (oty) kenyena (Nyaneka)
Reference HB 3k
Author(s) : Bost, R.
Title : Pharmacopée malgache. Mémoire de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar, série B, Tome 10, Fasc. 2, 159 - 234, (1961)
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001), leaves, juice, drops in eyse
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not registered
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(095), H(202)
Recipes : H(095) shrub whose roots are used as chewsticks and H(202) which make the teeth red
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name : bùdùnì (Dagomba)
Reference HB 49
Author(s) : Bognounou, M.O., M.C.O. Ouedraogo & Mlle O.G. Ouedraogo
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes médicinales africaines en pays Mossi (Région de Ouagadougou) http://www.greenstone.refer.bf/collect/revueph1/index/assoc/HASH018d.dir/01-001.pdf
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) newborn, leaves decoction of Waltheria indica en VO. and enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (Mossi region)
Vernacular name : yaryâamdé (Mossi)
Reference HC 13f
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.VI. Angiosperms (Sapotaceae to Zingiberaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp. 83 - 103, (1993)
Symptoms : H(008x)
Recipes : H(008x), pounded leaves + H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : numvu, suntang'andu (Zaramo)
Reference HC 30
Author(s) : Chauke, MA., LJ. Shai, MA. Mogale, MP. Tshisikhawe, MP. Mokgotho
Title : Medicinal plant use of villagers in the Mopani district, Limpopo province, South Africa Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 12(3):9-26 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ajtcam.v12i3.2
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted infections, roots of Waltheria indica boiled in mixtures for all STI’s
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province, Mopani district)
Vernacular name : motayabannyana (Local Name),sleepy morning (English)
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(091), H(104), H(137), H(190)
Recipes : H(137) pains, H(104) intestinal problems, H(091) anemia , H(190) blood disorders, roots of Waltheria indica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : bueta-rufera (Balanta), ensano (Bijagó), futidorum-assai (Djola), sotchinconhedje, uhadaaru-xoxoco (Fula), mefaga (Nalu), cujucujient (Pepel), bôtogue-bandanuele (Tanda)
Reference HC 55
Author(s) : Cisse, A, M Gueye, A. Ka, F. Ndiaye, S. Koma, L.E. Akpo
Title : Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales chez les bergers peuls de Widou Thiengoly de la commune de Téssékéré (Ferlo-Nord Sénégal). Journal of Applied Biosciences 98 (2016)
Symptoms : H(091), H(104), H(178)
Recipes : H(091) virility, H(104) stomach aches, H(178) cardiac problem, roots of Waltheria indica, RNS. (medicinal species sometimes used in combination with other species)
Region : West Africa
Country : Sengal (Ferlo-North)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HD 29
Author(s) : de Wet, H. , S.Nciki, S.F. van Vuuren
Title : Medicinal plants used for the treatment of various skin disorders by a rural community in northern Maputaland, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 9:51, (2013) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-9-51 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/51 + Additional file 1
Symptoms : H(004), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) new wounds, fresh pounded roots of Waltheria indica are applied as an astringent to new wounds once a day for three days.
H(111) burn, debarked roots of Waltheria indica are pounded into a paste and applied on burns once a day for two weeks.
(registered from references HD 29 and HD 29_supl )
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northern Maputaland)
Vernacular name : isinama
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886) https://archive.org/details/b24400270
Symptoms : H(037), H(193)
Recipes : Waltheria indica used for the treatment of : H(037) cough, H(193) emollient, softening,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : guimauve (Creole), toutti (Tamoul)
Reference HD 51
Author(s) : Djakpa O. E. I.
Title : Ethnobotanique des plantes à usages buccodentaires dans les communes de Dassa-Zoume et de Save. Pour l’obtention du diplôme de Licence Professionnelle. Université d’Abomey-Calavi. Année académique : 2014-2015 République du Bénin
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, leaves of Waltheria indica, decoction, VO. 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HF 01
Author(s) : Fernandez de la Pradilla, C.
Title : Des plantes qui nous ont guéris. Jeunesse d'Afrique, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso,Tome 1, 208 p., (1981), Tome 2, 101 p., (1985) Plantes médicinales contre les hépatites. Pabre, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 62 p., (1988)
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) blindness at night, roots of Waltheria americana, leaves of Piliostigma thonningii, maceration, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not registered