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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.
Reference HD 20 has information about 21 plants :
Acridocarpus congolensis Sprague
Official name : Acridocarpus congolensis Sprague
Family : Malpighiaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension., ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, decoction in 1,5 l. H2O of roots of Carica papaya, leaves of Persea americana and Desmodium velutinum. VO. 100 ml 3 X / Day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Official name : Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, decoction of 3 fruits of Citrus aurantifolia. VO. 100 ml in the morning and the evening till recovery
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Craterispermum laurinum (Poir.) Benth.
Official name : Craterispermum laurinum (Poir.) Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, .Craterispermum laurinum, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Official name : Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension. decoction (1 l. H2O) with the whole plant of Cymbopogon citratus.VO. 200 ml 3 X / Day till recovery
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Desmodium velutinum (Will.) DC.
Official name : Desmodium velutinum (Will.) DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Dissotis brazzae Cogn.
Official name : Dissotis brazzae Cogn.
Family : Melastomataceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, decoction in 1,5 l. H2O of roots of Sapium cornutum, leaves of Desmodiun velutinurn of Dissotis brazzae. VO. 200 ml 3 X / Day till recovery
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Eugenia uniflora L.
Official name : Eugenia uniflora L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ficus congensis Engl.
Official name : Ficus congensis Engl.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Garcinia huillensis Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Garcinia huillensis Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, ONS., RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Garcinia kola Heckel
Official name : Garcinia kola Heckel
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Hippocratea myriantha Oliv.
Official name : Hippocratea myriantha Oliv.
Family : Celastraceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Musanga cecropioides R. Br.
Official name : Musanga cecropioides R. Br.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Persea americana Mill.
Official name : Persea americana Mill.
Family : Lauraceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, decoction (1 l. H2O) with one handfull of leaves of Persea americana. VO. 200 ml 3 X / Day till recovery
H(151) hypertension, decoction in 1,5 l. H2O of roots of Carica papaya, leaves of Persea americana of Desmodium velutinum. VO. 100 ml 3 X / Day .
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Piper umbellatum L.
Official name : Piper umbellatum L.
Family : Piperaceae
Synonyms : Piper subpeltatum Willd.
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, decoction (H2O) one handfull of leaves of Piper umbellatum. VO. 200 ml 3 X / Day till recovery
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Sapium cornutum Pax
Official name : Sapium cornutum Pax
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Terminalia catappa L.
Official name : Terminalia catappa L.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension. decoction (1 l. H2O) with one handfull of leaves of Terminalia catappa. VO. 200 ml 3 X / Day during 2 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Trema orientalis (L.) Blume
Official name : Trema orientalis (L.) Blume
Family : Ulmaceae
Synonyms : Sponia orientalis var. affinis (Planch.) Baker , Trema guineensis (Schum. & Thonn. ) Ficalho
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, decoction (1 l. H2O) with leaves and roots of Trema guineensis. VO. 200 ml 3 X / Day till recovery
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Trema orientalis (L.) Blume
Official name : Trema orientalis (L.) Blume
Family : Ulmaceae
Synonyms : Sponia orientalis var. affinis (Planch.) Baker , Trema guineensis (Schum. & Thonn. ) Ficalho
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension,.ONS.Trema orientalis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Urena lobata L.
Official name : Urena lobata L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, decoction (H2O) one handfull of leaves of Urena lobata. VO. 200 ml/ Day till recovery
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors