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Reference : HF 10

Author(s) : Fumba, G
Title : Plantes médicinales antivenimeuse du Burundi Ministère du plan burundais (1983) lmprimerie S.A. LES PRESSES DE L'AVENIR , 42, rue des Déportés, 6700 Arlon {Belgique)
Reference HF 10 has information about 36 plants :
Acacia hockii De Wild.
Official name : Acacia hockii De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, leaves of Acacia sieberiana of Asparagus africanus of Acacia hockii + venomous snake heads, we carbonise everything and we make a fine ash which is rubbed on the scarifications practiced around the bite. In addition to the scarifications, we can drink the juice of the leaves of the two acacias.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umugenge (Kirundi)
Acacia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Acacia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia sieberiana DC. var. sieberiana
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, pick young leaves with teeth (eyes closed) , chew and spray at the bite. N.B. - Whoever returns to pick this medicine can not turn around
H(020) snake bite, leaves of Acacia sieberiana of Asparagus africanus of Acacia hockii + venomous snake heads, we carbonise everything andwe make a fine ash which is rubbed on the scarifications practiced around the bite. In addition to the scarifications, we can drink the juice of the leaves of the two acacias.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umunyinya (Kirundi)
Acalypha villicaulis Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Official name : Acalypha villicaulis Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, to dry the plants of Acalypha villicaulis of Bothriocline longipes of Rubus rigidus of Ziziphus abyssinica, carbonized them to make a fine ash that we rub on scarifications around the bite
H(020) snake bite, take the leaves of Bothriocline longipes of Acalypha villicaulis of UMUKIZIMIZI (unidentified species) , pound them, extract the juice, drink a half "glass of juice.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : kamimura (Kirundi)
Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Official name : Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Acanthus arboreus C.B.Clarke
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, leaves of Oxalis corniculata of Chenopodium opulifolium of Rubus rigidus of Acanthus arboreus, are pounded. The pulp is divided into as many lots as there are dangerous snakes in the area or one lot if you do not know the snake that inflicted the bite. We heat a piece of earthen pot and when it is hot we apply one of the lots and we say, "I deliver you from the bite of a viper". If it crackles, it is that it is a viper who bit him . If it does not crackle it's another snake and we continue. The drug is not applied to the victim.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : igitovu (Kirundi)
Asparagus africanus Lam.
Official name : Asparagus africanus Lam.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite,leaves of Hymenocardia acida of Indigofera arrecta of Asparagus africanus are chewed and the juice is sprayed on the bite. Scarification is done around the bite and rub the roots of well-pounded Rhoicissus tridentata mixed with hot water
H(020) snake bite, pulp of crushed leaves of Asparagus africanus of Rubus rigidus applied to scarifications around the bite.
H(020) snake bite, barks of Erythrina abyssinica are pounded and cooked in an earthen pot which contained butter and massage with this pulp. The leaves of Asparagus africanus are chewed and sprayed on the bite.
H(020) snake bite, leaves of Acacia sieberiana of Asparagus africanus of Acacia hockii + venomous snake heads, we carbonise everything and we make a fine ash which is rubbed on the scarifications practiced around the bite. In addition to the scarifications, we can drink the juice of the leaves of the two acacias.
H(020) snake bite, dry leaves of Ziziphus abyssinica of Withania somnifera of Chenopodium opulifolium of Asparagus africanus of Periploca linearifolia carbonized them to make a fine ash that we rub on scarifications around the bite
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umusabe (Kirundi)
Aspilia pluriseta Schweinf.
Official name : Aspilia pluriseta Schweinf.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, leaves of Aspilia pluriseta, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : ikuma (Kirundi)
Berkheya spekeana Oliv.
Official name : Berkheya spekeana Oliv.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, ashes of the leaves of Berkheya spekeana in licking and local application on the scarifications made around the bite
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : igihandambwa (Kirundi)
Bothriocline longipes (Oliv. & Hiern ) N.E.Br.
Official name : Bothriocline longipes (Oliv. & Hiern ) N.E.Br.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Erlangea spissa S. Moore
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, take the leaves of Bothriocline longipes of Acalypha villicaulis of UMUKIZIMIZI (unidentified species) , pound them, extract the juice, drink a half "glass of juice.
H(020) snake bite, to dry the plants of Acalypha villicaulis of Bothriocline longipes of Rubus rigidus of Ziziphus abyssinica, carbonized them to make a fine ashthat we rub on scarifications around the bite
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umubebe (Kirundi)
Bridelia scleroneura Müll.Arg.
Official name : Bridelia scleroneura Müll.Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, dried and carbonized leaves of Ricinus communis of Bridelia scleroneura, Rub the ashes on scanrifcations practiced around the bite.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umunemberi (Kirundi)
Caesalpinia decapetala (Roth) Alston
Official name : Caesalpinia decapetala (Roth) Alston
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, to crush the leaves of Tragia brevipes of Caesalpinia decapetala of Rubus rigidus and put the pulp on a piece of heated earthenware pot and wait for the pulp to cool down, once at room temperature, chew and spray on the bite
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umubambangwe (Kirundi)
Chenopodium opulifolium Schrad. ex W.D.J. Koch & Ziz.
Official name : Chenopodium opulifolium Schrad. ex W.D.J. Koch & Ziz.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium pilées. Massage the place of the bite with the pulp
H(020) snake bite, leaves of Rhus vulgaris of Chenopodium opulifolium of Lysimachia ruhmeriana of Dalbergia lactea are pounded. The resulting pulp is rubbed on the bite.
H(020) snake bite, leaves of Oxalis corniculata of Chenopodium opulifolium of Rubus rigidus of Acanthus arboreus, are pounded. The pulp is divided into as many lots as there are dangerous snakes in the area or one lot if you do not know the snake that inflicted the bite.We heat a piece of earthen pot and when it's hot we apply one of the lot and we say, "I deliver you from the bite of a viper". If it crackles, it is that it is a viper who bit him . If it does not crackle it's another snake and we continue. The drug is not applied to the victim.
H(020) snake bite, drink the extract juice from the leaves and roots of Vitex doniana . The roots of Cynodon dactylon are pounded and the pulp is used for the massage of the bite while the juice is drunk. leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium are pounded, the extract is filtered and the juice is drunk, the pulp serving as a compress on the bite. leaves of Rubus rigidus are chewed and sprayed on the bite
H(020) snake bite, dry leaves of Ziziphus abyssinica of Withania somnifera of Chenopodium opulifolium of Asparagus africanus of Periploca linearifolia carbonized them to make a fine ash that we rub on scarifications around the bite
H(020) snake bite,extract from the pulp of the crushed leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium of Vernonia lasiopus, drink the extract
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umugombe (Kirundi)
Commelina africana L.
Official name : Commelina africana L.
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, feuilles et branches du Chenopodium opulifolium de avec les branches du "uruteza rutoya". Commelina africana (détermination incertaine), The pulp is divided into as many heaps as there are dangerous snakes dans la région or one lot if you do not know the snake that inflicted the bite.We heat a piece of earthen pot et quand il est chaud on applique un des tas and we say, "I deliver you from the bite of a viper" If it crackles, it is that it is a viper who bit him . If it does not crackle it's another snake and we continue. The drug is not applied to the victim.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : uruteza rutoye (Kirundi)
Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Official name : Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, drink the extract juice from the leaves and roots of Vitex doniana . The roots of Cynodon dactylon are pounded and the pulp is used for the massage of the bite while the juice is drunk. leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium are pounded, the extract is filtered and the juice is drunk, the pulp serving as a compress on the bite. leaves of Rubus rigidus are chewed and sprayed on the bite
H(020) snake bite, feuilles, pounded leaves and young stems of Cynodon dactylon of Masser vec la pulpe l'endroit de la morsure
H(020) snake bite, pounded leaves and young stems of Cynodon dactylon of Rubus rigidus from UMUBARIBARI (unidentified species), massage the place of the bite with the pulp.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : imizi y'urucaca (Kirundi)
Dalbergia lactea Vatke
Official name : Dalbergia lactea Vatke
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, leaves of Rhus vulgaris of Chenopodium opulifolium of Lysimachia ruhmeriana of Dalbergia lactea are pounded. The resulting pulp is rubbed on the bite.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umuhasha (Kirundi)
Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, crushed leaves of Entada abyssinica , we extract the juice that is drunk. The pulp is used to massage the bitten limb from the proximal part to the distal part.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umusange (Kirundi)
Eriosema montanum Bak. f.
Official name : Eriosema montanum Bak. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, leaves of Eriosema montanum chewed and spit at the site of the bite.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umupfunyantoki (Kirundi)
Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Official name : Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, barks of Erythrina abyssinica are pounded and cooked in an earthen pot which contained butter and massage with this pulp. The leaves of Asparagus africanus are chewed and sprayed on the bite.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umurinzi (Kirundi)
Fagara lemairei De Wild.
Official name : Fagara lemairei De Wild.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, to pound the leaves of UMUSAGWE (unidentified species), to heat a "urujo" (piece of earthen pot), put the pulp on the piece of earthen pot, massage the bite with this pulp.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umusagwe (Kirundi)
Gutenbergia cordifolia Benth. ex Oliv.
Official name : Gutenbergia cordifolia Benth. ex Oliv.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, whole plant fine powder (roots, stems, leaves) with UMUHURIKA (unidentified species) et UMUKOKORA (unidentified species). Powder of leaves and roots of Scolopia rhamniphylla of Gutenbergia cordifolia. The two powders are mixed with that of the head or the skin of a naja. Take half a teaspoon in a glass of water. Two takes are enough for healing.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umweza (Kirundi)
Hygrophila homblei De Wild.
Official name : Hygrophila homblei De Wild.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, to pound the roots of Hygrophila homblei et en faire quatre tas . to heat a "urujo" (piece of earthen pot), when it is hot, take one of the lots, pass it on the piece of the pot and massage the bite.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : urukuka (Kirundi)