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Official name : Costus lucanusianus J. Braun & K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae

9 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(053), H(104)
Recipes : H(053) ear infections H(104) abdominal pain, roots of Costus lucanusianus, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaire) (Manianga district )
Vernacular name : munsanga - vulu (Kikongo)
Reference HB 55
Author(s) : Bourobou-Bourobou, H-P, P. Kialo, G-M Moussavou , H. Ebie Ebie Beka , J. Niangui , J.Tangu Kwenzi-Mikala, , Dr Samuel Mbadinga
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelle chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) UNESCO Publication (2008) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(001), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) myopia, sore eyes, peel the stem, crush and collect the juice. Mix with the Massiéssi, ocular instillation
H(001) myopia, sore eyes, bend and curl the leaves cone funnel to put the wet fibers of the smear of the stem, press the cone funnel, drops in the eyes of the patient
H(201) reduction of trances initiation; stem crushed or chewed violently struck on the body of an initiated in trance to the Bwiti (Receipts:Baghama, in the zone of collect :Loubomo (Mayumba))
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : mukuissa / mikuissa
Reference HB 55
Author(s) : Bourobou-Bourobou, H-P, P. Kialo, G-M Moussavou , H. Ebie Ebie Beka , J. Niangui , J.Tangu Kwenzi-Mikala, , Dr Samuel Mbadinga
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelle chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) UNESCO Publication (2008) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(001), H(095)
Recipes : H(001) myopia, sore eyes, to clean with a knife a part of the flower, scratch the cleaned part, take the dough moist fibers, eye drops
H(095) food plant and leaves as a vegetable (Receipts: Baghama, in the zone of collect :Loubomo)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : malamu ma ndzuengui
Reference HB 55
Author(s) : Bourobou-Bourobou, H-P, P. Kialo, G-M Moussavou , H. Ebie Ebie Beka , J. Niangui , J.Tangu Kwenzi-Mikala, , Dr Samuel Mbadinga
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelle chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) UNESCO Publication (2008) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(198)
Recipes : H(198) hair loss or bristles, crushing the young leaves of Costus lacanusianus, rub the body part where you want to see hair grow. (Receipts: Baghama, in the zone of collect :Loubomo)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : dugregne / magregne
Reference HK 59
Author(s) : Kwenzi-Mikala. J. (Prof.) & S. Mbadinga (Dr.)
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelles chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué ) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) Programme : Société-Nature chez les Pygmées du Gabon. (UNESCO publication) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(001), H(095)
Recipes : H(001) ll of the eye or myopia, crushed the leaves of Dinophora spennoïdes, mix with le mukuissa (Costus lucanusianus), drops in eyes
H(095) food plant (vegetable), the prepared leaves with fish or meat
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : mukuissa
Reference HK 59
Author(s) : Kwenzi-Mikala. J. (Prof.) & S. Mbadinga (Dr.)
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelles chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué ) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) Programme : Société-Nature chez les Pygmées du Gabon. (UNESCO publication) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) myopia, sore eyes, peel the stem, crush and collect the juice. Mix with the Massiéssi, ocular instillation
H(001) myopia, sore eyes, crush the leaves of Dinophora spennoïdes, mix with le mukuissa (Costus lucanusianus), ocular instillation
H(095) leaves prepared with fish or meat
H(198) hair loss or bristles, crushing the young leaves, rub the body part where you want to see hair grow.
H(201) reduction of trances initiation; stem crushed or chewed violently struck on the body of an initiated in trance to the Bwiti (recipe Baghama)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : mukuissa / mikuissa, dugregne / magregne
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title : Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms : H(003), H(008), H(027), H(028x), H(033), H(037), H(046), H(051), H(100), H(104), H(126), H(127), H(139), H(169), H(171), H(201)
Recipes : H(003) sprain, pounded leaves of Heterotis decumbens of Costus lucanusianus, associated with lime massage
H(008) diarrhoea , maceration of trunk bark of Tabernaemontana crassa diluted with the expressed juice of the stems of Costus lucanusianus, associated with vegetable salt
H(008) diarrhoea , expressed juice of trunk bark of Landolphia owariensis diluted in the juice of Costus lucanusianus, VO.
H(008) diarrhoea macerated leaves of Hymenocardia ulmoides of Alchornea cordifolia and Ipomoea involucrata softened, mixed with the juice of expressed stem of Costus lucanusianus, enema
H(104) colic, juice of the root of Rauvolfia vomitoria diluted with the expressed juice of the stems of Costus lucanusianus, VO. ½ glasssingle dose
H(051) fever, maceration of the root of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Morinda lucida associated expressed juice of Costus lucanusianus. : VO. 1 glass 2 times daily during 7 days.
H(171) diabetes, marc and decoction of leaves of Centella asiatica of Carapa procera, Costus lucanusianus, Aframomum laurentii, Thomandersia hensii and Platycerium angolense, steam bath and massage
H(171) diabetes, decoction of leaves of Leptoderris fasciculata mixed with the juice of expressed stem of Costus lucanusianus, VO. 2 glasses per day.
H(169) hernia, pressed juice of the leaves of Conyza sumatrensis and those of Celosia trigyna, Cissus aralioides, Dissotis sp. heat softened, diluted in the juice of Costus lucanusianus., VO.
H(201) disease caused by spirits (zebola), decoction of leafy branches of Costus lucanusianus and of Ocimum gratissimum, Aframomum laurentii, Thomandersia hensii, Zanthoxylum gilletii, Nephrolepis biserrata and Laportea ovalifolia steam bath
H(028x) astringent vaginal, pressed juice of the leaves of Triumfetta tomentosa heat softened mixed with the stems of Costus lucanusianus, VO.
H(139) sexual asthenia, extract of the root of Pentadiplandra brazzeana mixed with the juice of expressed stem of Costus lucanisianus :VO. 1 glass 3 times per day
H(027) threats of abortion, decoction of trunk bark of Ceiba pentandra associated with leaves of Hibiscus sp. and of Costus lucanusianus in palm wine VO.
H(037) pneumonia, pressed juice of the leaves of Celosia trigyna of Brillantaisia owariensis, Dissotis procumbens and Costus lucanusianus, VO.3 glasses per day for one month.
H(046) measles, macerated leaves of Cannabis sativa of Solenostemon monostachyus and Costus lucanusianus, enema
H(100) syphilis, maceration of trunk bark of Bridelia micrantha with the juice of the pressed stems of Costus lucanusianus, VO. ½ glass per day.
H(127) splenomegaly, macerated leaves of Erythroccoca atrovirens in expressed juice of the stems of Costus lucanusianus, VO.
H(127) splenomegaly , macerated leaves of Leonotis nepetifolia and of Celosia trigyna, Ageratum conyzoides mixed with the juice of expressed stem of Costus lucanusianus and pinch of salt for kitchen, ½ glass 3 times per day, VO.
H(037) asthmatic bronchitis, pressed juice of the leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Leea guineensis, Macaranga sp., Hymenocardia ulmoïdes mixed with juice of stems of Costus lucanusianus , VO. 1 glass several times a day
H(171) diabetes decoction of leaves of Aframomum angustifolium of Carapa procera, Costus lucanusianus, Thomandersia hensii, Platycerium angolense and Centella asiatica. steam bath
H(100) blennorrhoea and syphilis, macerated leaves of Harungana madagascariensis and stems of Costus lucanusianus, VO.
H(126) jaundice, pressed juice of the leaves of Ocimum basilicum mixed with the stems of Costus lucanusianus, associated to Kaolin blanc and vegetable salt, VO.
H(033) female infertility pressed juice the leaves of Heterotis decumbens of Ocimum basilicum mixed with the stems of Costus lucanusianus, VO. 1 glass 3 times per day during 7 days
H(033) sterility, decoction of trunk bark of Cyphostemma adenocaule mixed with the juice of expressed stem of Costus lucanusianus, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (City of Gemena, of Bumba and suburbs, City of Lokolela, Bikoro (Loondo), Town of Mbandaka, Libenge-sud (Mawuya).
Vernacular name : ngakulu (Lingala)
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(027), H(034), H(037), H(091), H(099), H(201)
Recipes : H(027) frequent abortions , delivery of stillborn (lufwadikisi), pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of Cymbopogon densiflorus, Costus lucanusianus (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia and young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum. press and filter, faire take a total bath aux deux conjoints and ½ glass filtrate par voie orale, 2 times per day.
H(034), H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations the person eats but can not get enough (n’gewu), pound together leaves or barks of Erythrina abyssinica, Renealmia africana, 3 internodes of sugarcane, Costus lucanusianus (leaves) and rape Ananas comosus. Press, filter and put in a bottle, add 1 spoonful of sugar and exposing the solution in the sun for 3 days ; Drink ½ glass, 1 time per day.
H(037) cough (ntulu), boil together leaves of Costus lucanusianus and of Gossypium barbadense; barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, peels of lemons fruits , fruits of Aframomum melegueta and roots of Securidaca longipedunculata ; VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass of the sieved mixture, 3 times per day.
H(099) epilepsy, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Brillantaisia patula and of Hymenocardia ulmoides, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and Costus lucanusianus and Commelina africana. Filter and add white clay. Bien Mix and VO. together with 1 egg 1 tablespoon, 1 time per day.
H(099) epilepsy, pound and macerated in H2O stems of Costus phyllocephalus and roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria. Filter and Take un bain corporel total 1 time per day In the evening.Prohibited food : anything that flies as birds ; goat, monkey; river fish, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone
H(201) madness, boil together the following plants: Allium cepa (onions, seeds), Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sapium cornutum (leaves), Sesamum radiatum (leaves); Costus lucanusianus (roots).To filter and drink 1/2 of glass, 2 times per day
H(201) joyful inoffensive madness, pound together and decoction of leaves of Cajanus cajan, of Ficus thonningii, of Renealmia africana, of Lippia multiflora, Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, Costus phyllocephalus (stems) and Costus lucanusianus (stems).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness H(201) dangerous madness, (run, dance and laughs), pound and decoction the mixing of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Renealmia africana, Lippia multiflora, Ficus thonningii (leaves), Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, Costus phyllocephalus (stems), Costus lucanusianus (stems).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(201 ) vision of the spirits followed to overturning and of death. After stiffening (ngimbi), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula, (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Clerodendrum splendens, Costus lucanusianus or Costus phyllocephalus (leaves) and Renealmia africana; macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, filter and add white clay ; VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass filtrate 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : bosoboso (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(046)
Recipes : H(046, 22) varicella, pulp of the whole plant of Costus lucanusianus, local application and VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : minkuissa