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Official name : Ottelia ulvifolia (Planch.) Walp.
Family : Hydrocharitaceae

3 reference(s) related to this plant

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(013), H(014), H(018), H(027), H(033), H(099), H(100), H(113), H(124), H(130x), H(166), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruptions (bisaku = urticaire), dilute in H2O the crushed mixture of Tephrosia vogelii, of Ficus asperifolia and leaves of Manihot esculenta with Aloe congolensis and en Rub the whole body 2 times per day. In case of warming the heart, VO. the liquid product of the pressed mixture Ottelia ulvifolia and of Brillantaisia patula after adding a little white clay, 1/2 glass of bambou, 2 times per day.
H(013) skin eruptions with desquamation starting with members before invading the whole body, pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, Tephrosia vogelii (leaves) Canarium schweinfurthii (barks of trunk), Conyza sumatrensis, Zea mays (fresh waste), Gossypium barbadense (leaves of cotton plant), Pentadiplandra brazzeana (dry powder), Pentaclethra macrophylla (seeds), Physostigma venenosum (fève of Calabar) and Canna indica (fresh seeds), Helichrysum mechowianum (leaves) and Eleutherine bulbosa (leaves). Mix with oil of crude palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis), Apply to the body du patient, 2 times per day.
H(014) acute dermatitis with desquamation andH(014) itchings (nkulu-mpese), pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Canarium schwenfurthii (barks of trunk), Conyza sumatrensis, Zea mays (green waste), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, (dry powder), Pentaclethra macrophylla (seeds), Physostigma venenosum (seeds), Canna indica (green seeds), Helichrysum mechowianum (leaves), Eleutherine bulbosa (leaves); Mix with oil of crude palm nuts (Elaeis guinensis). Rub the body, 2 times per day.
H(014) chronic dermatosis accompanied ofH(014) itching (yamba di nzazi), boil together barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa and of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var..., d’Ottelia ulvifolia, Pentadiplandra brazzeana and leaves Costus phyllocephalus; Filter and add a little salt, VO. ½ of the product obtained 2 times per day
H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), pound whole plants of Brillantaisia patula, d’Ottelia ulvifolia and dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river; press and pourune quantité sur the head. Mix Then The other part du produit with of white clay and en VO. 1 table spoon per daytout en appliquant le reste sur tout le corps.
H(018) heavy head accompanied of headache as if there was a breach of skull (kisungu ki ntu muntu), decoction plant parts following : barks of Hallea stipulosa, roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var..., leaves of Heinsia crinita and roots of Dichrostachys cinerea.To filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 2 times per day. pourThen une or deux gouttes dans chaque narine, 2 times per day.
H(018) headache, grill the following plants : Brillantaisia patula, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia and Momordica charantia; finely ground to obtain powder. Then pound together the plants of Brillantaisia patula, Dissotis brazzae, Manihot esculenta (leaves), Mimosa pellita, Scleria achtenii and Nymphaea lotus; press and mix to the powder the filtered solution. Rub the body with the dough, 2 times per day.
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(027) woman giving birth of premature or deformed children, boil all the plants below: Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river, leaves of Cola acuminata, of Myrianthus arboreus and of Canna indica, les spines ofRhipsalis baccifera and of Quisqualis hensii, to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(027) woman giving birth of premature or deformed children, boil all the plants below: Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river, leaves of Cola acuminata, of Myrianthus arboreus and of Canna indica, les spines ofRhipsalis baccifera and of Quisqualis hensii, to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(027) delivery difficile suivi d’avortements (Nsula nkombo), to roast leaves of Canna indica and of Brillantaisia patula together with the plants of Ottelia ulvifolia, and des internodesd’Hyparrheniadiplandra; finely ground and mix with 1 teaspoon the powder with unegg ; VO. once a day for 3 consecutive days . After, eat un peu of cette poudre chaque jour jusqu’à l’delivery. Quand les contractions débutent il faut Take les remèdes prescrits à cette fin. Warning : It is recommended of taking ces remèdes au début du 8e mois of la grossesse.
H(033) female infertility, pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia and Brillantaisia patula; mix well, press and add some water of termitière of forêt, of l’eau fraîchement puisée, un peu of fat of python and of honey. VO. 1 table spoon du mélange 3 times per day. N.B. La personne malade peut Take en complément les remèdes prescrits contre l’absence d’orifice vaginal (kiziba), la H(139) sexual weakness, l’H(068) hookworm, la H(100) blennorrhoea, les maladies survenant During la grossesse.
H(099) nervousness accompanied sometimes of madness, pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river, Costus lucanusianus, Costus phylocephallus (tronc), Nymphaea lotus, Brillantaisia patula; mix with H2O; press; add white clay then drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(099) nervousness close of the madness (kimpi), pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, dead leavesof fonds of rivière, stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Nymphaea lotus and Brillantaisia patula; adding of water, press and mix with of white clay. Drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : beverages, fufu provenant des young tubers, leaves of Gnetum africanum, of manioc and of Salacia pynaertii; meat of pork, goat, hens, fruits of Aframomum alboviolaceum.
H(099) nervousness accompanied sometimes of madness, pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula, Pennisetum purpureum (young internodes), Solanum aethiopicum (leaves), Jatropha curcas (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Polygala acicularis (leaves); mix with H2O, press and add white clay and a bullet; VO. the liquid product sieved, 1/3 of glass 2 times per day
H(099) epilepsy, pound and macerated in H2O the plants below : Ottelia ulvifolia, Nymphaea lotus and Costus phyllocephalus (leafy stems). pour few drops of la solution press in eyes, 1 time per day. Prohibited food : anything that flies : birds, hens; goats, monkey, river fish, look at a dead body, look in the mirror, to the market, walking or traveling alone.
H(099) nervousness accompanied sometimes of madness (kimpi), pound the following plants : Manotes expansa (leaves), Pennisetum purpureum (young rameaux), Brillantaisia patula (whole plant), Ottelia ulvifolia, red Hibiscus acetosella, Polygala acicularis leaves), Ananas comosus unripe and Monodora angolensis (seeds); Mix with some water and macerate adding of white clay (lugemba), Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(099) epilepsy, pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula, small Amaranthus lividus, oblivion fungus, Ottelia ulvifolia; Macerating the mixture in water, press and VO. After filtration 1 table spoon 2 times per day ; In the evening apply a portion of the product on the face of the patient.
H(099) epilepsy, pound together and macerated in H2O the plants below :Ottelia ulvifolia, red Hibiscus acetosella and vert, tige of Costus phyllocephalus and leaves of Cajanus cajan; chauffer un peu le filtrat avant of VO. 1 table spoon 2 times per day
H(099) epilepsy, pound together and macerated in some water the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Nymphaea lotus and stems of Costus phyllocephalus. Filter and apply la solution filtrée par voie oculaire 1 time per day
H(100) blennorrhoea (Sopisi), decoction of the plants below : Hallea stipulosa (barks of trunk), Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (barks of trunk), Ottelia ulvifolia, Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Costus phyllocephalus (leaves). Sift and add a bit of salt, then drink ½ decoction of the plants of the liquid obtained, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : It is strictly forbidden of taking beverages, including milk during the treatment
H(113) rheumatisms, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Dissotis brazzae (leaves), Scleria achtenii, young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Amphiblema ciliatum and Schwenkia americana.To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 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(124) coulée of sang par le nez and la bouche qui entraîne la sudden death (nkosi kibota), decoction the plant of red Hibiscus acetosella, filter and add au mélange pilé and macerated in H2O of Ottelia ulvifolia, leaves of Brillantaisia patula and of Manotes expansa; bien Mix and add white clay; to filter and drink one table spoon filtrate 3 times per day
H(124) epistaxis with contraction des doigts or of raccourssissement des bras (nkosi nzakala), decoction of the mixing of Cola acuminata (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, Costus lucanusianus, dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river, Myrianthus arboreus (leaves), Canna indica (leaves), Rhipsalis baccifera (spines), Quisqualis hensii (spines); Filter and VO. ½ bamboo glass du bouillon, 2 times per day.
H(130x) Parkinson's disease, macerated in palm wine the plants below pounded together : 7 stems of Allium cepa (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, Costus lucanusianus, dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river and the ground rejected with the legs by an digger insect ; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass filtrate 3 times per day.
H(166) bégayer, perte of voix (baba), pound whole plants below désignées : Brillantaisia patula (tronc), Costus phyllocephalus (tronc) Ottelia ulvifolia (whole plant) and oignon (graine). Mettre the mixture pounded dans une marmite with H2O and un peu of flour of cassava ; decoction jusqu’à l’obtention d’une substance pâteuse. decoction le sesame pilé pour recueillir oil of sesame. Mix 1 glass d’oil of sesame with one table spoon du mélange pâteux antérieur, VO. 3 times per day.
H(201) dementia, H(201) madness (Stade où le malade ne supporte pas le bruit and pleure. Il se plaint of chaleurs and of H(034) heart palpitations), pound and boil with un peu of termitière the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Renealmia africana, Cyperus articulatus, Brillantaisia patula (leaves and roots); à chaque prise, add of l’argile
H(201) madness, pound together the following herbs : Costus lucanusianus, rape sliced Ananas comosus, Brillantaisia patula, dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river, Erythrina abyssinica; press and sift then drink 1/3 of glass 3 times per day ; press leaves d’Ottelia ulvifolia and pour some of the liquid onto the head and VO. also the other part..
H(201) madness (kimpi), pound whole plants below : stems of Costus lucanusianus, Ananas comosus, Brillantaisia patula, dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river, Erythrina abyssinica. press and filter; VO. 1/3 of glass 3 times per day. crumple leaves d’Ottelia ulvifolia, press, filter and pour few drops on the patient's head and VO. him another part. Prohibited food : beverages, acid flour of cassava (ntombo), leaves of Gnetum africanum, of manioc and of Salacia pynaertii; meat of pork, of goat and of chicken , fruits.
H(201) dementia, H(201) madness (le malade a horreur du bruit, pleurniche, se plaint of maux of coeur = palpitations), pound together earth termite mound and the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Renealmea africana, Cyperus articulatus, leaves and roots of Brillantaisia patula; decoction, to filter and drink ½ glass with one egg and a little white clay, 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ladi (Kikongo)
Reference HM 78
Author(s) : Malzy, P.
Title : Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations. Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°5-6, pp. 148-179; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_5_2147 Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations (suite et fin) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°7-9, pp. 317-332; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_7_2164
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) Ottelia ulvifolia consumed in dry fodder by horses, oxen, sheep, goats.
Region : West Africa
Country : North Cameroon
Vernacular name : legel belli (Fulfuldé)
Reference HV 03
Author(s) : Vergiat, A.-M.
Title : Plantes magiques et médicinales des féticheurs de l'Oubangui (Région de Bangui) (3e partie) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 16, n°9-10, Septembre-octobre 1969. pp. 418-456; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°1-4, Janvier-février-mars-avril 1970. pp. 60-91; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°5-6, Mai-juin 1970. pp. 171-199; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°7-9, Juillet-août-septembre 1970. pp. 295-339 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1969_num_16_9_3037 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_1_3053 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_5_3060 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_7_3071
Symptoms : H(012), H(051), H(057)
Recipes : H(012) fractures, crushed plant of Ottelia ulvifolia, then heated, in poultice
H(051) After the bath, one rubs the body with this plant.
H(057) goiter. The leaves are used to make anointing
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui)
Vernacular name : budu ongu (Banda), deke, dengi (Manja).