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Reference : HC 10

Author(s) : Curasson, M.G.
Title : Sur quelques coutumes et légendes indigènes concernant la lactation Revue d' élevage et de médecine vétérinaire des pays tropicaux, n° 4, 184 - 186, (1949) from WWW : http://remvt.cirad.fr/cd/EMVT49_4.PDF
Reference HC 10 has information about 19 plants :
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, juice and seeds of Calotropis procera,, RNS, also serves to curdle milk
Region : Sahelian Africa
Country : Sahelian Africa (Peul)
Vernacular name : not registered
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, Carica papaya juice + sometimes maceration of leaves in H20, VO.
Region : Sahelian Africa
Country : Sahelian Africa (Peul)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus populnea Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Cissus populnea Guill. & Perr.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, juice and seeds and latex of Pergularia tomentosa + mucilage of Cissus populnea
Region : Sahelian Africa
Country : Sahelian Africa (Peul, Bambara)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, leaves or roots of Cissus quadrangularis, RNS.
Region : West Afrifca
Country : Guinea, Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Euphorbia balsamifera Ait.
Official name : Euphorbia balsamifera Ait.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia sepium N. E. Br.
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, suc de Euphorbia balsamifera., feuilles macérées dans H20 de boisson,
Region : Sahelian Africa
Country : Sahelian Africa (Peul)
Vernacular name : not registered
Euphorbia convolvuloides Hochst. ex Benth.
Official name : Euphorbia convolvuloides Hochst. ex Benth.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, suc de Euphorbia convolvuloides, feuilles macérées dans H20 de boisson,
Region : Sahelian Africa
Country : Sahelian Africa (Peul)
Vernacular name : not registered
Euphorbia hirta L.
Official name : Euphorbia hirta L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia pilulifera var. procumbens Boiss. , Euphorbia hirta var. procumbens Br. , Chamaesyce hirta (L.) Millsp.
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, juice of Euphorbia hirta, leaves macerated in drink H20
Region : Sahelian Africa
Country : Sahelian Africa (Peul)
Vernacular name : not registered
Euphorbia polycnemoides Hochst. ex Boiss.
Official name : Euphorbia polycnemoides Hochst. ex Boiss.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, juice of Euphorbia polycnemoides, leaves macerated in drink H20,
Region : Sahelian Africa
Country : Sahelian Africa (Peul)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name : Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sur Forssk.
Symptoms :
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, Vb(033) fertility, leaves and fruits of Ficus capensis + tubers of 'Trochomeria daliielii (can increase fertility)
Region : West Afrifca
Country : Nigéria du nord
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus maclaudi ?
Official name : Ficus maclaudi ?
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic,ONS. RNS.
Region : West Afrifca
Country : Guineea (Soussou)
Vernacular name : folé guigné
Glossonema nubicum Decne.
Official name : Glossonema nubicum Decne.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, ONS., RNS.
Region : Sahelian Africa
Country : Sahelian Africa (Peul)
Vernacular name : not registered
Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Official name : Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, ONS., RNS.
Region : Sub saharan Africa
Country : not mentioned
Vernacular name : not registered
Lactuca taraxacifolia (Willd.) Schum.
Official name : Lactuca taraxacifolia (Willd.) Schum.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Launaea taraxacifolia (Willd.) Amin ex C. Jeffrey
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) , Vo(002) , Vc(002) galactogenic, Vc(033), Vo(033), to promote multiple births.
Region : Sub saharan Africa
Country : Niger, Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Pergularia tomentosa L.
Official name : Pergularia tomentosa L.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, juice and seeds and latex of Pergularia tomentosa + mucilage of Cissus populnea
Region : Sahelian Africa
Country : Sahelian Africa (Peul, Bambara)
Vernacular name : not registered
Salvadora persica L.
Official name : Salvadora persica L.
Family : Salvadoraceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, ONS., RNS.
Region : Sub saharan Africa
Country : not mentioned
Vernacular name : not registered
Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Official name : Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, ONS., RNS.
Region : Oriental Africa
Country : Oriental Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Official name : Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, ONS., RNS.
Region : Oriental Africa
Country : Oriental Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Scoparia dulcis L.
Official name : Scoparia dulcis L.
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, ONS., RNS.
Region : Sub saharan Africa
Country : not mentioned
Vernacular name : not registered
Trochomeria dalzielii Hutch.
Official name : Trochomeria dalzielii Hutch.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, Vb(033) fertilité, leaves and fruits of Ficus capensis + tubers of Trochomeria dalzielii (can increase fertility)
Region : Sub saharan Africa
Country : Niger, Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered