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Official name : Desmodium velutinum (Will.) DC.
Family : Fabaceae

15 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 23b
Author(s) : Ambe, G. - A. & F. Malaisse
Title : Diversité des plantes médicinales et ethnotaxonomie en pays malinke de Côte d'Ivoire From the sources of knowledge to the medicines of the future, p 331 -338
Symptoms : H(054), H(091)
Recipes : H(054) chronic sleep, H(091) general fatigue, leaves of Desmodium velutimum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : kôgnannan-man-ya-gbêssê (Dioula)
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(038), H(112)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(038) painful urination, H(112) abortion, of Desmodium velutinum ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaire) (Manianga district )
Vernacular name : lunama - nama, lunama (Kikongo)
Reference HB 44
Author(s) : Bekalo, T. H., S. D. Woodmatas, Z. A. Woldemariam
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by local people in the lowlands of Konta Special Woreda, southern nations, nationalities and peoples regional state, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5: 26 (2009) doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-5-26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, crushed fresh root of Desmodium velutinum homogenized in H2O to drink or chewing fresh root
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : qirccantte dhale (Konta)
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(037)
Recipes : H(037) intestinal problems, leaves, roots of Desmodium velutinum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : nangata-tchenche (Fula), macabreu (Mandinga), kulenhimábá, rap-rap (Nalu)
Reference HD 20
Author(s) : Diafouka A., J. Lejoly
Title : Plantes hypotensives utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Brazzaville (Congo). Méricaments et aliments: L'approche ethnopharmacologique. Actes du 2e Colloque Européen d'Ethnophmacologie et de la 2ème Conférence internationale d'Ethnomédecine, Heidelberg2, 4-27 mars 1993.
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(008)
Recipes : H(008) cholera, macerated leaves and roots of Desmodium velutinum, VO. Drink
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : rap rap (Nalu)
Reference HG 60
Author(s) : Göhre, Á., B. Toto-Nienguesse, M. Futuro, C. Neinhuis & T. Lautenschläge
Title : Plants from disturbed savannah vegetation and their usage by Bakongo tribes in Uíge, Northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:42 (2016) DOI 10.1186/s13002-016-0116-9
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, crushed leaves of Desmodium velutinum applied to head
Region : West Africa
Country : northern Angola
Vernacular name : malamalama (Kikongo)
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(099), H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, roots decoction mixed with beaten egg VO. 1 glass 2 times daily.
H(103) caries, ashes of the root associated with vegetable salt, by local application
H(104) colic decoction of leaves of Desmodium velutinum enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (City of Bosobolo et of Karawa)
Vernacular name : huru, trupaji (Mono), litimbu (Ngombe), ndandakuara (Ngwaka)
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(004), H(028t), H(008), H(033), H(068)
Recipes : H(004), H(028t) presence in the vagina of wounds accompanied by a liquid flow and pain, pound together barks of Psorospermum febrifugum and leaves of Desmodium velutinum ; cover the sex with this pounded mixture for three days.
H(008) diarrhea, pound and macerated in H2O young leaves of Desmodium velutinum. press and filter, puis add la cendre and white clay. Drink 1 tablespoon, 2 times per day
H(033) female infertility (difficulté à concevoir), bien pound much leaves of Desmodium velutinum, macerated in 2 bottles H2O, press and filter, then drink ½ glass, 2 times per 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.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : dintata (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(008)
Recipes : H(008, 9) diarrhea, leaves of Desmodium velutinum, contusion, filtration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : lubata-bata
Reference HL 24
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa, P. Van Damme
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used for human ailments in Ankober District, North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:63 ( 2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/63 + Additional fil
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, fresh roots of Desmodium velutinum, boil and drink the decoction when cool
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(033)
Recipes : H(033) Infertility women leaves of Desmodium velutinum cook eat
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (province de Uíge)
Vernacular name : non enregistré par les auteurs
Reference HM 68
Author(s) : Mchangama, M. et P. Salaün
Title : Recueil d’une pharmacopée à Mayotte: Le savoir sur les plantes médicinales de Maoulida Mchangama Langues, savoirs et pouvoirs dans l'océan Indien occidental http://oceanindien.revues.org/1770
Symptoms : H(028t), H(097x)
Recipes : H(028t), vaginal discharge or H(097x) vaginal infections.(viavi magodra furi): pound the leaves of Plecthantrus amboinicus., Desmodium velutinum and Ocimum americanum L. var.americanum: place a ball of dough in the vagina (protect itself from discharge with a sanitary napkin).
Region : Mayotte
Country : Mayotte
Vernacular name : paka ravi
Reference HN 42
Author(s) : Nicolas J.-P.
Title : Plantes médicinales du Nord de Madagascar. Ethnobotanique antakarana et informations scientifiques 296 p. (2012) Editions Jardins du monde 15, rue saint Michel - 29 190 Brasparts www.jardinsdumonde.org
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(018), H(104), H(108), H(126)
Recipes : H(004) infected wounds, decoction of leaves of Desmodium velutinum, wash
- H(004) wounds, to stop bleeding, leaves are crushed, local application
H(008) diarrhea, H(104) stomach aches chideren (which is given only a tablespoon), H(126) hepatitis, decoction of leaves of Desmodium velutinum
H(018) miseeds, H(108) influenza , juice of crumpled leaves instilled into the nostrils
Region : Madagascar
Country : North Madagascar
Vernacular name : kinandromandro (Antakarana), tsiafadambo (Malgache)
Reference HN 42
Author(s) : Nicolas J.-P.
Title : Plantes médicinales du Nord de Madagascar. Ethnobotanique antakarana et informations scientifiques 296 p. (2012) Editions Jardins du monde 15, rue saint Michel - 29 190 Brasparts www.jardinsdumonde.org
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) plant of Desmodium velutinum is a good animal feed
Region : Madagascar
Country : North Madagascar
Vernacular name : kinandromandro (Antakarana), tsiafadambo (Malgache)