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Official name : Cyathula prostrata (L.) Blume
Family : Amaranthaceae

12 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 60
Author(s) : Amujoyegbe, O.O., M. Idu, J.M. Agbedahunsi, J.O. Erhabor
Title : Ethnomedicinal survey of medicinal plants used in the management of sickle cell disorder in Southern Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology 185, 347–360 (2016)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) sickle cell disorder, leaf from wild Cyathula prostrata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria du sud
Vernacular name : sawerepepe, agbirigba, karangiya (Local name), rat’s bur grass/guinea fowl bur grass (Common name)
Reference HB 48
Author(s) : Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title : Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) plant of eaten by baboons (root).
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name : bilike
Reference HC 31
Author(s) : Chekole, G., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the environs of Tara-gedam and Amba remnant forests of Libo Kemkem District, northwest Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 11:4 (2015)
Symptoms : V(041)
Recipes : V(041) anthrax, fresh leaves of Cyathula prostrata, rub, squeeze then give with water
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : aregist (Amharic)
Reference HD 54
Author(s) : Dibong, S. D. , P. B.Mvogo Ottou, D.Vandi, R. C. Ndjib , F. M. Tchamaha, E. Mpondo Mpondo
Title : Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales anti hémorroïdaires des marchés et villages du Centre et du Littoral Cameroun Journal of Applied Biosciences 96:9072 – 9093 (2015)
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(094) hemorrhoids, leaves of Cyathula prostrata + Ziziphus lotus + Laportea ovalifolia + Piper umbellatum, préparées avec la nourriture, VO. À volonté
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Center and Coastline)
Vernacular name : kolokossi
Reference HG 61
Author(s) : Gruca, M., T. R van Andel, H. Balslev
Title : Ritual uses of palms in traditional medicine in sub-Saharan Africa: a review Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 10:60 (2014) DOI: 10.1186/1746-4269-10-60
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhea, bark fibers of Waltheria americana are twisted into a cord to be worn around the waist. The cord and loin cloth are smeared with an ointment made of the flower stalks of Cyathula prostrata fried black, and ground up with palm oil of Elaeis guineensis
Region : sub-Saharan Africa
Country : Liberia (Mano)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 58
Author(s) : Kayode, J. & G.M. Kayode
Title : Ethnomedicinal Survey of Botanicals Used in Treating Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Ekiti State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 44-55, (2008)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) stems, leaves of Cyathula prostrata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : shawere pepe
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(001), H(004), H(006), H(014), H(018), H(037), H(051), H(113), H(124), H(139), H(157), H(169)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, pressed juice of the leaves of Cyathula prostrata for ocular instillation
H(004) désinfectant des wounds macerated leaves by local application
H(006) constipation, maceration of the whole plant. enema , adult : 2 doses (+/_ 1/4 liter) per day, child : 1 dose (+/_ 1/4 liter) per day.
H(014) ringworm tondante by local application: of powder of ashes of the plant.
H(018) headache, leaf powder of Cyathula prostrata of Aframomum melegueta, local application after scarification to the neck or sniffing
H(037) cough, extract aqueux des inflorescences sweetened with juice of sugarcane. VO. adult : ½ glass 1 fois every 2 days
H(051) paludism decoction of leaves, VO. : adult : 2 bottles 2 times per week, child : 1 bottle 2 times per week.ou : 1 glass per day. child : ½ glass per day.
H(113) maux des reins, maceration of the whole plant VO.
H(124) bleeding during pregnancy, expressed juice of the whole pounded plant of Centella asiatica and of Cyathula prostrata with 7 of palm nuts (Elaeis guinensis), sweetened with sugar VO. 1/3 of glass 3 times per day
H(139) sexual asthenia, maceration of the root VO.
H(157) convulsions in friction : lotion of palm oil with ashes the leaves.
H(157) convulsions, decoction of trunk bark of Piptadeniastrum africanum associated with leaves of Microdesmis puberula, Mikania sagittifera, Nephrolepsis biserata and Cyathula prostata : bath :1 times a day during 4 days
H(169) hernia, pounded leaves of Tetracera poggei of Cyathula prostrata heat softened poultice
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lokolela (Esobe), Tandala (Ngumu), City of Libenge, Town of Mbandaka, Town of Mbandaka, Gemena (Ipoke), City of Karawa, of Lokolela, Bikoro (Loondo))
Vernacular name : nyakakwanga, ngongolongo (Ngwaka), olokoshi, vamulume (Kirega), bonkokoma (Lomongo), monkokoli, nkombokoso (Kinunu), kombakosa (Mpama), kombakosa (Kisengele), likilito Lonkundo (Lonkundo), ngalanduku (Mbanza)
Reference HK 70
Author(s) : Komlaga, G., C.Agyare, R. Akosua Dickson, M. L. Kwao Mensah, K. Annan, P.M. Loiseau, P.Champy
Title : Medicinal plants and finished marketed herbal products used in the treatment of malaria in the Ashanti region, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology 172, 333–346, (2015)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, dried roots of Cyathula prostrata boiled or infused in H2O, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Thaumatococcus daniellii, Senna alata, Tetrapleura tetraptera and Cyathula prostrata , décoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Senna occidentalis, Thaumatococcus daniellii, Tetrapleura tetraptera and Cyathula prostrata , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name : mpupua
Reference HN 51
Author(s) : Nnanga Nga , E., C. Kidik Pouka, P. C. Ngo Boumsong, S. D. Dibong, E. Mpondo Mpondo
Title : Inventaire et caractérisation des plantes médicinales utilisées en thérapeutique dans le département de la Sanaga Maritime: Ndom, Ngambe et Pouma (Cameroun) Journal of Applied Biosciences 106:10333 –10352 (2016)
Symptoms : H(008), H(197)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea , leaves of Cyathula prostrata pound / rub
H(197) depressed fontanelle, leaves of Cyathula prostrata + Aframomum melegueta crush with 9 grains of ndong (Piper guineense). Deposit at the level of the upper palate every 2 days until stopping the traction of the tongue
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HO 12
Author(s) : Okafor, J. & R. Ham
Title : Identification, utilisation et conservation des plantes médicinales dans le sud-est du Nigeria. Thèmes de la biodiversité africaine, Le Programme d'Appui à la Biodiversité, Numéro 3, Juillet 1999
Symptoms : H(014), H(016), H(124)
Recipes : H(016) breast pain, crush leaves Cyathula prostrata, mix with raffia wine and wash the inside
H(014) whitlow, H(124) bleeding. also useful for treating these cases
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-East) (Central plain of Igbo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HT 53
Author(s) : Terashima, H., M. Ichikawa
Title : A comparative ethnobotany of the Mbuti and Efe hunter-gatherers in Itury forest, Democratic Republic of Congo African Study Monographs, 24(1, 2): 1-168, (2003) *partially encoded*
Symptoms : H(004), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) The spikes of the flowers of Cyathula prostrata are roasted and pounded into powder which is applied to large scabies calledond "emanatebe"
H(201) A pipe for sorcery is reportedly made of the wood; if the pipe is blown the victim will lose the weight to die
H(201) The plant is believed to protect people from sorcery; the wood pieces are buried in the earth in front of the entrance or at the four corners of a house (Efe Pygmies , Ituri forest)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Itury forest)
Vernacular name : kabongbolo (Efe Pygmies , Ituri forest))
Reference HZ 01
Author(s) : Zirihi Guédé, N., K. N'Guessan, T. Etien Dibié, P. Grellier
Title : Ethnopharmacological study of plants used to treat malaria, in traditional medicine, by Bete Populations of Issia (Côte d’Ivoire) Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, Vol.2 (4), 216-227 (2010)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, whole plant decoction of Cyathula prostrate , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast .(Department of Issia)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors