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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
Reference HK 61 has information about 197 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(008), H(013), H(016), H(037), H(082), H(101), H(201)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, pound together the following plants : leaves of Garcinia huillensis, leaves and roots of Erythrococca atrovirens and Abrus precatorius; soak the mixture in palm wine. Rub breasts, 3 times per day.
H(008) baby diarrhea due to breast milk, pound together and soak in water the plant of Abrus precatorius and Chamaesyce hirta; to filter and drink 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. For baby 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day until the diarrhea stops
H(013) skin eruptions,H(014) acute dermatitis (kiungu)), boil together in water and palm wine parts of the following plants : barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, Anchomanes difformis, Abrus precatorius and Vigna subterranea (leafy stems); to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(016) mastitis, pound and boil in water the plants : Abrus precatorius and Chamaesyce hirta; to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(037) cough, boil together in water the following plants: Abrus precatorius, Mondia whitei, Allium sativum, Zingiber officinale, white clay and salt; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(037) cough, decoction of leaves of Hymenocardia ulmoides with the pounded plant of Abrus precatorius; filter once the solution is cooled and add the filtrate of pounded stems of Costus phyllocephalus; mix well, to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day .
H(082) asthma, boiling in water the mixture of Quisqualis hensii (young leaves), rays hive, leaves of Capsicum frutescens and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon; of Abrus precatorius and of fungus growing on dead wood; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
H(101) abundant and prolonged menstrual bleeding, crush and macerate in palm wine the mixing of Manotes expansa, Abrus precatorius, stamens corn, Aframomum melegueta, Gossypium barbadense (seeds), Pterocarpus angolensis; to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) dementia, H(201) madness, pound together the following plants : Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Abrus precatorius (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Brillantaisia patula (roots), Arachis hypogea with red seeds; macerated in palm wine, to filter and drink 1/3 bamboo glass, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ngenguba (Kikongo) nsiala (Kisuku)
Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Official name : Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(111)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruption (mfueta),H(013) skin rash accompanied ofH(014) itching (nkulu = mpese) pian, pound together the following plants : Acanthospermum hispidum (leaves), mfueta sp. (leaves), Mitracarpus hirtus, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Arachis hypogaea (leafy stems), Raphia textilis (inflorescences), Pseudospondias microcarpa (barks of trunk), Tephrosia vogelii (seeds), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (seeds) and Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves). Separate into three piles : Decoction of the first pile, filter and put in a bottle tightly closed with cap. To roast le 2nd pile in a pan, finely ground and store in a bottle. Mix le 3rd pile with le juice of 10 lemons and rub the whole body 2 times per day. When the body is dry, rub with the powder obtained with the 2nd pile, 2 times per day. And proceed for 3 consecutive days. Then VO. the filtrate from 1er pile, 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(111) burning (tiya), pound together Aloe congolensis with leaves of Morinda lucida or Acanthospermum hispidum or of Piper umbelatum or of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Alchornea cordifolia; apply the obtained product on the burned place, 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : madiata nzau (Kikongo)
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(016), H(026), H(033), H(037), H(068), H(082), H(094), H(099), H(101), H(113), H(169), H(201)
Recipes : H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), burn and grind the following plants : earth termite mound, waste of fruits, leaves and roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, fruits of Strychnos cocculoides, leaves of Capsicum frutescens of Canna indica of Aframomum melegueta of Cogniauxia podolaena; leaves, seeds and waste of Tephrosia vogelii and the fake cotton of the palm tree; dilute in water, filter and mix with the red powder of Pterocarpus tinctorius (or P. angolensis). Rub the whole body, 2 times per day.
H(016) swollen and painful breasts, pound together the following plants : trunk of Costus ocephalus, Hibiscus acetosella forme rouge and Abrus precatorius; press, filter and then mix coated with with product of Pterocarpus tinctorius. Drink 1 tablespoon, 3 times per day. Take one part of the product mix with the seeds of Aframomum melegueta. Rub the body with the dough, 3 times per day.
H(026) polymenorrhea or H(101) abundant and prolonged menstrual bleeding, pound together the following plants : Manotes expansa (syn. M. pruinosa), Abrus precatorius, stamens corn, Aframomum melegueta, seeds of Olax gambecola (or Scorodophloeus zenkeri), earth termite mound and red powder of Pterocarpus tinctorius; to dilute the mixture in palm wine and macerate and then filter. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day
H(033) female infertility, grinding and mixing white clay with the plants : Aframomum melegueta, Piper nigrum, Capsicum frutescens; sift and eat a little of the powder. Drink a little water at a rate of 2 times per day from the 9th day
H(037) cough, boil all the plants below: leaves of Costus lucanusianus and of Gossypium barbadense, barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, juice of Citrus limon (lemons), Aframomum melegueta and Securidaca longipedunculata ; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm, grill the plants: Aframomum melegueta, Pseudospondias microcarpa (roots), leaves of Dichrostachys cinerea subsp. platycarpa, Piper nigrum, seeds of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cyperus articulatus; finely ground then eat ½ teaspoon, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm, crush the following plants : Aframomum melegueta, Piper nigrum, Allium sativum, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon and Capsicum frutescens (fruits) with white clay. Eating and drinking a little water ½ teaspoon, 2 times per day.
H(082) asthma, boil together the following plants: seeds of onion, juice of Citrus sinensis, leaves of Sapium cornutum and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, roots of Quisqualis hensii, Aframomum melegueta and traditional salt to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plants: Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (fruits), barks of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum, Cyperus articulatus, Capsicum frutescens, Aframomum melegueta, barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, roots of Landolphia owariensis (barks), Mondia whitei, roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Dorstenia psilurus, roots of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Garcinia huillensis., dilute in water, macerate and let stand overnight. Press well and filter then put in bottles adding a table spoon of sugar in each one. Expose the full solution bottles in the sun for three days. Drink ½ glass, one time in the evening. Warning this medicine may cause dizziness but we must continue the treatment.
H(094) hemorrhoids, cut and boiled the barks of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, to put all product in a bottle without filter. Drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. After 6 days, pounding the seeds of Aframomum melegueta with Chamaesyce hirta, make pellets to introduce into the anus, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound and boil together the roots of Millettia eetveldeana, Aframomum melegueta and Piper nigrum. Do the enema after filtration, 1 glass, 1 time per day.
H(099) epilepsy, grill the following plants : Mucuna pruriens (leaves), Strychnos cocculoides (leaves and roots, green fruit), Lippia multiflora, seeds of onion, Garcinia kola (seeds) and Aframomum melegueta (fruit), finely ground with fruits of Capsicum frutescens and white clay. Eat ½ teaspoon of powder, 2 times per day.+ Prohibited food : anything that flies as chickens, birds, and also goats, monkey, Tilapia fish and Ndumbu, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone.
H(113) rheumatism, to grill after grinding with the ancestral salt, the mixing of plants : leaves of Dacryodes edulis, of Capsicum frutescens; Aframomum melegueta, nest of three kinds of ants : Nkembeketi, Mfuila and Manvueta, peel of banana kongo. Make incisions in the legs and applying the powder obtained (friction) once a day with interval of 1 day
H(169) hernia, the plants to dry : Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Piper nigrum, Securidaca longipedunculata , Xylopia aethiopica, Aframomum melegueta, Croton mubango, seeds of Monodora angolensis, finely ground and sift, eat ½ teaspoon of the powder with a little water, 3 times per day.
H(201) dementia, H(201) madness, pound whole plants : Scleria achtenii, Aframomum melegueta; press to collect a liquid solution. Put a few drops (1-2) in each nostril.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ndungu zi nzo (Kikongo), mundongo (Lingala):
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, to roast in the pan the mixing of plants below : leaves of Dacryodes edulis, edible mushroom on wood, leaves of Sapium cornutum, Lippia multiflora, leaves of Aframomum alboviolaceum and Ageratum conyzoides. finely ground with fruits of Capsicum fructescens. eat ½ teaspoonful of powder, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mpata kasakula (Kikongo)
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(008), H(014), H(038), H(094), H(099), H(111), H(187), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) wounds in the uterus accompanied flow and of pain, pound together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and of Steganotaenia araliacea with roots of Heinsia crinita and young leaves of Annona senegalensis. Apply as a poultice on the uterus from morning till night for 6 consecutive days.
H(006) constipation, boil together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and roots of Garcinia huillensis.To filter and drink ½ glass During le repas of consistance.
H(008) dysentery (Makulu), decoction together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia with leaves, roots and trunk of Polygala acicularis; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(014) dermatosis (kind of scabies with pus andH(014) itching (Bilengi), decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Alchornea cordifolia (leaves), heart of banana tree (or leaves cut into small slices), Albizzia adianthifolia var adianthifolia (leaves), Dichaetanthera africana (leaves and internodes), Trema orientalis (leaves) and Malaka sp. (leaves). Take a full bath, 2 times per day.
H(038) infection of the uterus, to pound the mixing of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and of Steganotaenia araliacea, leaves of tomato or of roots of Millettia drastica or Heinsia crinita or leaves of Maprounea membranacea and of young leaves of Annona senegalensis. Apply to the uterus a poultice of crushed mixture from morning till night for 6 consecutive days.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound together barks of Hallea stipulosa and of Morinda lucida, of Canarium schweinfurthii and of Bridelia ferruginea (tronc), Hibiscus acetosella of green form, adult leaves of Elaeis guineensis, leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Ficus thonningii, of Alchornea cordifolia and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon; Macerating the mixturein the water of the basin, sit on (rectal bath) and then do an enema of 1 bamboo glass, 1 time per day.
H(099) epilepsy, boil in plenty of water the mixing of barks of Spondias mombin, Hibiscus acetosella red and green forms, Alchornea cordifolia (dry leaves), Clerodendrum formicarum, Citrullus lanatus (leaves), Lippia multiflora. Take a filtered bottle and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. take a total bath morning and afternoon and put your feet in the mixture during 10 minutes every time you wash the entire body and this for three consecutive days
H(111) burns (tiya), pound together the following plants : Aloe congolensis, Morinda lucida (leaves), and Alchornea cordifolia (leaves); apply on the burning 2 times per day.
H(187) continuous crying baby (ngandaka), pound together and press the mixing of young manioc leaves and of Alchornea cordifolia and stems of Costus phyllocephalus. Well press and VO. 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness (all stages combined), VO. the sieved bouillon of the mixture of Alchornea cordifolia (leaves), of Ficus thonningii (feuille) and of Brillantaisia patula (roots)at a rate of 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. If the person is suffering, 2 drops of the of the pressed plants in the nose .
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kibunsi, kibunsila (Kikongo)
Allium cepa L.
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(099), H(130x), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruptions starting with the members (kiungu) and followed with flaking of the scalp, pound together the following plants : Allium cepa (leaves), Anchomanes difformis, Craterispermum schweinfurthii (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Scleria achtenii and Melinis minutiflora; decoction of the mixture and filter, rectal bath and rub the whole body. .
H(099) epilepsy, to roast and finely ground with fruits of Capsicum frutescens the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Mucuna pruriens;leaves, roots and green fruit of Strychnos cocculoides, Lippia multiflora, ngemba-ndundu sp, seeds of onion (Allium cepa), seeds of Garcinia kola and fruits of Aframomum melegueta. Add the powder obtained to little white clay and eat with little water, ½ teaspoonful of powder 2 times per day. Prohibited food : Any animal that flies (hens, birds, bats); goats, river fish, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone.
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 of 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(201) madness, boil together the following plants: Allium cepa (onions, seeds), Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sapium cornutum (leaves), Sesamum radiatum (leaves); Costus lucanusianus (roots).To filter and drink 1/2 of glass, 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : bola, nyasa (Kikongo)
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(037), H(068), H(094), H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(013) skin rash accompanied ofH(014) itchings, pound together the following plants : Momordica charantia, Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Allium sativum, Cola acuminata (leaves), Cyperus articulatus (leaves) and Cajanus cajan; macerated in H2O and press to obtain an aqueous solution. VO. 1 table spoon of the solution added of egg white, 2 times per day.
H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), decoction and filter barks of Hallea stipulosa, add the pounded mixture of Ottelia ulvifolia, of Brillantaisia patula, dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river, of Commelina africana and of Allium sativum. Mix with white clay, to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(037) cough, boil together in water the following plants: Abrus precatorius, Mondia whitei, Allium sativum, Zingiber officinale, white clay and salt; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(037) cough, pound the following plants : Ocimum gratissimum, Allium sativum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Bryophyllum bipinnatum, Cymbopogon citratus, Lantana camara. Mix with some water, squeeze and drink the liquid obtained, 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning : This remedy for adults only who suffer from severe coughing.
H(037) cough, boil together the following plants: Dorstenia psilurus, Allium sativum, cut fruits of Citrus limon; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm, crush the following plants : Aframomum melegueta, Piper nigrum, Allium sativum, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon and Capsicum frutescens (fruits) with white clay. Eating and drinking a little water ½ teaspoon, 2 times per day.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), pound and boil with much of Ocimum basilicum the following plants : Mondia whitei, Allium sativum, Dorstenia psilurus and Zingiber officinale; to filter and drink ½ glass + a ripe banana, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plants: Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (fruits), barks of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum, Cyperus articulatus, Capsicum frutescens, Aframomum melegueta, barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, roots of Landolphia owariensis (barks), Mondia whitei, roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Dorstenia psilurus, roots of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Garcinia huillensis., dilute in water, macerate and let stand overnight. Press well and filter then put in bottles adding a table spoon of sugar in each one. Expose the full solution bottles in the sun for three days. Drink ½ glass, one time in the evening. Warning this medicine may cause dizziness but we must continue the treatment.
H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plantssuivantes : Cyperus articulatus, Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (seeds), écorce of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum (seeds), Capsicum frutescens (seeds), Aframomum melegueta (seeds), barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, roots of Landolphia owariensis, Mondia whitei, roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Dorstenia psilurus, roots of Bridelia ferruginea and of Garcinia huillensis; to dilute the mixture in H2O, macerate and let stand overnight. press the next day, filter and put in bottles add one table spoon of sugar in each. Then expose the bottles in the sun for 3 consecutive days. Drink ½ glass, 1 time per day, In the evening. Warning : this medicine may cause dizziness, but continues the treatment.
H(104) stomach pain (gastritis), pound together then : decoction of the plants below : Mondia whitei, Ocimum basilicum, Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Allium sativum, Ananas comosus (rape ananas); remove from heat when the mixture is hot enough; macerate and filter. Drink ½ glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum, pumpkin, coca and hot peper. Do not VO. alcohol until recovery. It is recommended to respect that instruction for six months after healing.
H(139) sexual weakness in man = non-erection of the penis, pound the roots of Heinsia crinita, of Dorstenia psilurus, of Mondia whitei, seeds of Monodora angolensis (ou of M. myristica) and of Allium sativum; decoction in palm wine.To filter and drink 1 glass, 1 time in the evening.
H(139) sexual weakness in man = non-erection of the penis, pound the roots of Heinsia crinita, of Dorstenia psilurus, of Mondia whitei, seeds of Monodora angolensis (ou of M. myristica) and of Allium sativum; decoction in palm wine.To filter and drink 1 glass, 1 time in the evening.
H(171) diabetes, decoction of barks or roots of Bridelia ferruginea, roots d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, leaves of Morinda lucida, Allium sativum, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Morinda morindoides, roots Vitex madiensis and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Millettia laurentii, Lippia multiflora, large and small Ocimum gratissimum and Malaka sp. Filter and let cool, add a bit of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; to filter and drink 1/3 glass 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tuber of cassava, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, beverages, fish, palm oil, lemons. One can eat : toast, yams, taro, liquid milk, vegetables, lots of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), Solanum macrocarpon and Solanum torvum
H(171) diabetes, decoction of the following plants : Erythrina abyssinica (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia (roots in small quantities) and Allium sativum.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ayi (Kikongo)
Aloe congolensis De Wild. & T.Durand
Official name : Aloe congolensis De Wild. & T.Durand
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(016), H(020), H(034), H(092), H(094), H(099), H(104), H(111), H(113), H(127), H(187)
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(014) dermatosis (nkulu), pound together with Aloe congolensis,the terminal ends of Pteridium aquilinum, leaves of Tephrosia vogelii, of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of ngemba-ndundu sp ; apply the product on the whole body 2 times per day. (friction)
H(014) dermatosis (nkulu), pound together Aloe congolensis with Commelina africana, leaves of Solanum micranthum and of Carica papaya. apply the product on the whole body 2 times per day. (friction). It is recommended to use both drinkable and applicable remedies to the body to better treat this disease.
H(016) swollen and painful breasts (Nsansi = H(016) mastitis), pound Aloe congolensis and en rub le sein malade, 2 times per day.
H(016) swollen and painful breasts (Nsansi = H(016) mastitis), boil together leaves of Morinda lucida with roots of Heinsia crinita and Aloe congolensis ; VO. le produit liquide After sift à raison d’1/2 bamboo glass, 2 times per day
H(020) bites (Ntatikua), découper la souche of Aloe congolensis and apply the juice à l’endroit mordu, en même temps decoction of a part of la souche découpée pour en VO. ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day
H(034) accelerated heart beat (matuta), pound together Aloe congolensis with roots of Heinsia crinita, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica and roots of Millettia eetveldeana; to dilute the mixture in H2O and VO. à aison d’1/2 bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(092) poisoning (Ndikila), couper l’aloès en petits morceaux que l’on fait decoction, Sift, then and VO. 1 bamboo glass, 3 times per day..Ce remède fait vomir and provoque la H(008) diarrhea.
H(099) epilepsy (ngambu), pound together the mixing of Polygala acicularis, of Nymphaea lotus and Aloe congolensis ; dilute in H2O strongly stirring and washing the patient with the product 1 time per day.
H(099) epilepsy (ngambu), pound together with Aloe congolensis the following plants : Brillantaisia patula and Polygala acicularis; macerate, sift and drink le produit liquide together with l’egg 1 time in the evening for three days successifs. It is recommended of commencer le traitement with les remèdes qui incluent Brillantaisia patula. Si ce dernier manque, apply le traitement par voie oculaire.Prohibited food : anything that flies as birds, insectes ; goats, monkeys, fish ; voir un cadavre, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone.
H(104) stomach pain, H(094) hemorrhoids, cancer of l’utérus and autres formes of cancer and maladies incurables, Mix ½ bamboo glass of pure honey auquel on ajoute 2 à 3 leaves nettoyées d’Aloe congolensis (mucilages) and 3 tablespoons à soupe of Whisky or of Cognac; bien Mix le tout and VO. After sift 2 teaspoons, 3 times per day
H(111) burning (tiya), pound together Aloe congolensis with leaves of Morinda lucida or Acanthospermum hispidum or of Piper umbelatum or of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Alchornea cordifolia; apply the obtained product on the burned place, 2 times per day
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), boil together Brillantaisia patula, Aloe congolensis , roots of Morinda lucida, Tapinanthus poggei and leaves of Morinda morindoides. VO. le produit liquide obtenu After sift à raison d’½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(127) rate (kibeka), boil together leaves of Harungana madagascariensis with la souche d’Aloe congolensis ; Sift and add some oil of raw palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis), then purged with the liquid product obtained, 1 bamboo glass per day.
H(127) rate (kibeka), decoction Aloe congolensis coupé en petits morceaux then drink le produit liquide obtenu 1/2 glass, 2 times per day
H(127) rate (kibeka), decoction together rhizomes d’Anchomanes difformis, barks of Millettia laurentii and d’Harungana madagascariensis with la souche d’Aloe congolensis ; Do an enema with the warm liquid obtained, 1 bamboo glass per daywith interval of 1 day. + Prohibited food : leaves of manioc, pumpkin, not eat ni toucher one egg.
H(187) pleurs continus d’un bébé qui ne tête pas par manquede luette (ngandaka), pound together Aloe congolensis with leaves of Ficus thonningii, barks of Combretum psidioides and of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var...; bien agiter the mixturein H2O and wash the head of the baby with le produit obtenu 3 times per day and do an enema à raison d’½ bamboo glass 1 time per day. .
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ba di nseki (Kikongo)
Amaranthus cruentus L.
Official name : Amaranthus cruentus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(210x)
Recipes : H(210x) alcohol and smoking adiction, the plants to dry below : Tapinanthus poggei, Amaranthus cruentus or Amaranthus lividus à petitesleaves, Brillantaisia patula and Piper umbelatum, Culcasia angolensis (leaves), Nymphaea lotus, Drymaria cordata, Celosia trigyna (flowers) and oblivion fungus (kidiba). In the case of alcoholism,, Take one table spoon du produit obtenu and mettre dans un demi-verre of vin and garder During 2 hours, bien Mix and sift pour VO.. In the case of smoking adiction : Take 1 table spoon of the product and put it in a glass together withone cigarette or a leaf of tobacco dried and cut into slices ; fill the glass with half of the water, let macerate and wait 2 hours before VO.. To fight both alcohol and tobacco, mix in one glass, both forms of medication and VO. If after 3 days the urge to drink and smoke continues, repeat the treatment
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : biteku teku, mbwembo, ngwengo (Kikongo)
Amaranthus lividus L.
Official name : Amaranthus lividus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(210x)
Recipes : 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 following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Polygala acicularis (leaves), Amaranthus lividus à petitesleaves, mushroom (kidiba) (forgetting), Ottelia ulvifolia. press, to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 2 times per day. rub une petite partie sur le visage In the evening.
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(210x) alcoholism and smoking, the plants to dry below : ladi di nseki sp., Tapinanthus poggei, Amaranthus lividus, Brillantaisia patula and Piper umbelatum, Culcasia scandens (leaves), Nymphaea lotus, Drymaria cordata, Celosia trigyna (flowers) and mushroom (kidiba) (forgetting). finely ground in powder and mix with white clay. In the case of alcoholism, take a tablespoon, mix well and let stand during 2 hours, then filter, VO . In the case of smoking; take 1 tablespoon of the product and put it in a glass together with a cigarette or a rolled dried tobacco leaf and cut into thin slices; fill half of the glass with water, macerate and wait 2 hours before of VO.. To fight both alcohol and tobacco mix the 2 forms of medication in one glass. If after 3 days, the urge to drink. and of smoking continues, repeat the treatment.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nkuka bangulu, bowa (Kikongo)
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) sexual impotence, fruit of Garcinia kola associated with Amaranthus spinosus and Zingiber officinale (rhizome)
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : bowa di nsende (Kikongo)
Ananas sativus Lindl.
Official name : Ananas sativus Lindl.
Family : Bromeliaceae
Synonyms : Ananas comosus (L.) Merr.
Symptoms : H(034), H(075x), H(091), H(099), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(034), H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations, the person eats but can not get enough (n’gewu), pound together leaves or barks of Erythrina abyssinica, Renealmia africana, 3 internodes of sugarcane, Costus lucanusianus (leaves) and rape Ananas comosus. Press, filter and put in a bottle, add 1 spoonful of sugar and exposing the solution in the sun for 3 days ; Drink ½ glass, 1 time per day.
H(034), H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations (katuti), pound together the following plants : rape Ananas comosus, barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and Saccharum officinarum; press, filter and Exposure to sunlight for three days. VO. Then one table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(075x) person who eats without satiate (n’gewu = vevi), pound together the following plants : rape Ananas comosus, barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; Dorstenia psilurus, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and sugarcane. press, filter and exposure to the sun for three days. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(099) nervousness close of the madness (kimpi), pound whole plants below : stems of Costus lucanusianus, rape 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(099) nervousness accompanied sometimes of 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(099) acute nervousness tending towards madness, unconsciousness of the acts (kimpi), pound together the following plants : Manotes expansa (leaves), young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Brillantaisia patula, Ottelia ulvifolia, red Hibiscus acetosella, Polygala acicularis (leaves), green Ananas comosus, Monodora angolensis (seeds). add some water, macerate and filter then add also a little white clay. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(104) stomach pain (gastritis), pound together then : decoction of the plants below : Mondia whitei, Ocimum basilicum, Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Allium sativum, Ananas comosus (rape ananas); remove from heat when the mixture is hot enough; macerate and filter. Drink ½ glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum, pumpkin, coca and hot peper. Do not VO. alcohol until recovery. It is recommended to respect that instruction for six months after healing.
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.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nanasi (Kikongo)
Anchomanes difformis (Bl.) Engl.
Official name : Anchomanes difformis (Bl.) Engl.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(016), H(026), H(034), H(104), H(113), H(169), H(187)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruptions starting with the members (kiungu) and followed with flaking of the scalp, pound together the following plants : Allium cepa (leaves), Anchomanes difformis, Craterispermum schweinfurthii (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Scleria achtenii and Melinis minutiflora; decoction of the mixture and filter, rectal bath and rub the whole body.
H(013) buboes, boil together the following plants: Anchomanes difformis, barks of Hallea stipulosa, leaves of Capsicum frutescens, leaves of manioc, Ottelia ulvifolia, Nymphaea lotus and the ashes of stem of manioc; to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(013) skin eruptions starting with the members (kiungu) and followed with flaking of the scalp, decoction in palm wine the mixing of the following plants : barks of Hallea stipulosa, Anchomanes difformis, Abrus precatorius, leafy stems of Vigna subterranea.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(016) mastitis, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Croton mubango (barks), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (leaves), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (leaves), Anchomanes difformis and a bit of salt. Take a steam bath, then a rectal bath with tepid solution, 2 times per day.
H(026) menstrual pain, aqueous decoction in a drink
H(034) accelerated heart beat (matuta), decoction plant parts following : stems of Costus phyllocephalus, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius of Dichrostachys cinerea and of Imperata cylindrica; Anchomanes difformis and Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink 1 teaspoon of the filtrate, 3 times per dayr.
H(104) lower abdominal pain and of the vagina, tubers crushed, introducing a portion in the vagina, another part is taken in a bath seat with a little water, and a third part is taken as a drink, 3 times per day after decoction in palm wine.
H(113) rheumatism, decoction of the following plants : roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, Anchomanes difformis and Renealmia africana.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass filtrate, 2 times per day
H(169) hernia, boil together the following plants: Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Anchomanes difformis and roots of Heinsia crinita. Filter and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day with interval of 1 day
H(169) hernia, decoction of tubers taken orally or preferably as an enema.
H(187) blocking testicles in the lower abdomen in the baby (nsunda), decoction all the parts of the following plants : roots of Heinsia crinita, tubers d’Anchomanes difformis and the barks of Pentaclethra macrophylla.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. You can take this medicine rectally (enema). It is recommended to dress with a leaf of tobacco
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : dioko di kisimbi, kikwa ki, bankita, nzeti kisimbi (Kikongo), mandolo (Kimbala), kikemba mbongo (Kiyombe)
Anisophyllea quangensis Engl. ex Henriq.
Official name : Anisophyllea quangensis Engl. ex Henriq.
Family : Anisophylleaceae
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, pound together parts of the plants below : Garcinia kola, Cola acuminata, Heinsia crinita (seeds), Annona senegalensis (leaves) and Anisophyllea quangensis (roots or fruit) decoction, to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mfungu mfungu (Kikongo)
Annona muricata L.
Official name : Annona muricata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(166)
Recipes : H(037) cough, boil together leaves d’Annona muricata, Cymbopogon densiflorus and of juice of citron; to filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(166) stuttering, difficulty speaking or loss of voice (baba), boil together in palm wine the following plants : Melinis minutiflora, Annona muricata (leaves) and roots of citron.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mbundu ngombe (Kikongo)
Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha Le Thomas
Official name : Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha Le Thomas
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(027), H(034), H(050), H(068), H(082), H(091), H(099), H(100), H(101), H(109), H(113), H(169), H(187), H(171)
Recipes : H(018), difference of temperature in the body accompanied of headaches (wumba), boil in plenty of water the following plants : Boerhavia diffusa (much ofleaves), Sapium cornutum (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Ocimum gratissimum, Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha (leaves), Vitex madiensis (leaves), Aframomum alboviolaceum (leaves and stems), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (leaves), Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves), Bridelia ferruginea (leaves), Millettia eetveldeana (leaves), Mangifera indica (leaves), Cymbopogon densiflorus and Steganotaenia araliacea. Take un bain desiège with the hot mixture; lorsqu’il devient tiède, Take un verre filtré du mélange and do an enema. After take a total bath tout en frictionnant le corps entier for 2 successive days. Il faut continuer la friction and le enema, but ne plus faire le rectal bath pour éviter la dehydration.
H(027) danger of abortion, pound together of plants below : Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha (roots), Schwenkia americana, Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Eleusine indica, Canna indica (roots); decoction, filter then drink ½ bamboo glass, 1 time per day.
H(027) frequent abortions or deliverys fréquents of stillborn (lufwalakasi), Put in a basin leaves d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, nuts of Elaeis guineensis (variety tenera), leaves of Erythrina abyssinica and 3 embers off; Mix in some water, filter and faire Take des bains totaux au bébé with le filtrat.
H(034) intercostal pain (lubansi), grind together the plants below : Schwenkia americana, young leaves d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, leaves of Dicrostachys cinerea, Mix with the ancestral salt, oil of crude palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis) and powder guns. Rub the body, 2 times per day
H(050) belly bloat with hardness (Mbudi), pound leaves d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha and add la scraped powder du trunk of Hymenocardia acida; to dilute the mixture in H2O or in palm wine additionné white clay; Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(050) belly bloat with hardness accompanied by the yellowing of the body (mbudinlenda), pound together the parts of following plants : barks of Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Hymenocardia acida and of Bridelia ferruginea; leaves of Solanum macrocarpon and of Solanum aethiopicum; dilute in palm wine; press and filter, add a little white clay and of salt, VO. ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day for 6 consecutive days. Prohibited food : palm oil (Elaeis guineensis) from the maceration of nuts, fruits, onions, corn.
H(068) hookworm (niokankawu), adecoction of roots of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha, to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(068) hookworm, decoction of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria with leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum and roots of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha.To filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day.
H(082) asthma, eat of la nourriture incorporée of pilat, of barks roots 1 seule fois
gastritis, macération (H2O) of barks roots VO., 1 glass 2 times per day.
H(091) anemia (Menga), decoction 10 leaves d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha dans 2 litres H2O, add la cendre After avoir enlevé la marmite du feu and VO. 1 glass, 3 times per day for three days
H(099) epilepsy (ngambu), -pound together roots of parties of plantes below :Millettia eetveldeana and of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha; dilute the pounded mixture in H2O and Let stand, Take les bains totaux 2 times per day for three days successifs. Repréparer the mixtureAfter 3 days and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day. Prohibited : anything that flies : birds, hens; goats, monkeys, river fish, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone
H(100) blennorrhoea, pain du bas ventre chez les femmes non enceintes, decoction fresh roots pounded in palm wine , VO. , VO. 2 times per day or enema 2 times per day
H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction of the following plants : roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Heinsia crinita, of Morinda lucida and of Craterispermum schweinfurthii; leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, rhizomes of Bikwa bi mpata sp, barks or roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var..., barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : beverages and lait
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, boil together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, roots of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha, Tapinanthus poggei, Smilax anceps and the barks of Dialium englerianum.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, to roast in the pan the following plants : barks of Hymenocardia acida, of Morinda lucida, of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha of Mangifera indica and of Calancoba welwitschii; grind together with fruits of Capsicum frutescens, of Monodora angolensis; white clay and red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. eat 1 teaspoon, 2 times per day of the powder with some water.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, pound and to roast in the pan barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, of Pentaclethra macrophylla and of Croton mubango; roots of Millettia eetveldeana and of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha; grinding and mixing with the ancestral salt, eat 1 teaspoon of the powder with some water, 2 times per day.
H(109) lumbago, decoction aqueux roots VO., 1 glass 3 times per day.
H(018) headache, infusé of barks of trunk, 1 glass 2 times per day.
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi ki nsonso, decoction of the following plants : Cyperus articulatus, Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, Mangifera indica (barks of trunk), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Hallea stipulosa (barks of trunk). Filter and do an enema, 1 glass filtrate, 1 time per day.
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan and of Gossypium barbadense, Cymbopogon citratus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Mangifera indica, of Croton mubango and of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; prélever 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with teeth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood
H(169) hernia, decoction of roots of Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha dans le vin of raphia, to filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 2 times per day.
H(169) hernia, pound together parts of the plants below : Garcinia kola, Cola acuminata, Heinsia crinita (seeds), Annona senegalensis (leaves) and Anisophyllea quangensis (roots or fruit) decoction, to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
.H(171) diabetes, decoction of barks or roots of Bridelia ferruginea, roots d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, leaves of Morinda lucida, Allium sativum, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Morinda morindoides, roots Vitex madiensis and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Millettia laurentii, Lippia multiflora, large and small Ocimum gratissimum and Malaka sp. Filter and let cool, add a bit of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; to filter and drink 1/3 glass 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tuber of cassava, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, beverages, fish, palm oil, lemons. One can eat : toast, yams, taro, liquid milk, vegetables, lots of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), Solanum macrocarpon and Solanum torvum
H(187) faiblesse du cou chez le bébé with épanchements of the head, pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Cajanus cajan (leaves), Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Millettia eetveldeana (barks of trunk), Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (barks or seeds), Mangifera indica (barks), Croton mubango (barks), Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha (roots). decoction in 5 bottled water and filter une bouteille, faire VO. au bébé 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning : Si the head of l’enfant présente des fentes sur the head, It is recommended of taking les remèdes prescrits contre les pleurs continus (ngandaka) and les difficultés of marche (koka)
H(201) vision of the spirits (ngimbi), to roast the parts of following plants : leaves of Brillantaisia patula and of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha and leafy stem of Commelina africana; Well crush and add a little salt, dilute in water with the sliced banana heart. Take the total bath every night before going to bed. Prohibited : to the market, attend a mourning, look at a dead body, eat leaves of Gnetum africanum, manioc of maïs and of Salacia pynaertii; meat of pork and of goat, hens and fruits of Aframomum alboviolaceum.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mulolo, kilolo, lolo (Kikongo), bonenge na esobe (Lomango), shilolo ou shibolo (Tshiluba), mulolo (Kiyaka), kelo (Kiyanzi), olol (Kibunda), lolo-ia-nseke, mbolo (Luki), kilolo (Kidinga)
Arachis hypogaea L.
Official name : Arachis hypogaea L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(037), H(058), H(124), H(139), H(187), H(201)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, difficulty in conceiving (Kisita), pound together the mixing of stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Arachis hypogaea and of roots of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii. decoction dans un poquet en terre cuite.To filter and drink with one egg, 1 table spoon filtrate 3 times per day.
H(037) cough, decoction of the following plants : Cymbopogon densiflorus, Ficus thonningii (leaves) and peanuts waste (Arachis hypogaea) to filter and drink ¼ verre, 3 times per day.
H(058) reduction of big breasts volume, pound and boil with dry plant of Lippia multiflora, les herbes below : Arachis hypogea with red seeds (seeds), green fruit of Psidium guajava, waste of ripe fruit of Aframomum alboviolaceum and the ripe fruit of Strychnos cocculoides.To filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 2 times per day.
H(124) pouring of blood from the nose and the mouth followed of sudden death (nkosi kibota), pound together the following plants : Dichaetanthera africana, Ottelia ulvifolia, young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Manotes expansa, leaves of Cajanus cajan, red seeds of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), leaves or stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Renealmia africana and barks of Croton mubango. macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, press, filter and add of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), eat roots of Mondia whitei with peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), the kernel of palm nuts or of Cola acuminata (seeds), 2 times per day.
H(187) continuous crying baby for lack of lark making the child incapable of sucking (ngandaka), pound together red seeds of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea ), with seeds of Garcinia kola and of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. rub the scalp or the whole head, 3 times per day.
H(201) dementia, H(201) madness, pound together the following plants : Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Abrus precatorius (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Brillantaisia patula (roots), Arachis hypogea with red seeds; macerated in palm wine, to filter and drink 1/3 bamboo glass, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nguba (Kikongo)
Barteria fistulosa Mast.
Official name : Barteria fistulosa Mast.
Family : Passifloraceae
Synonyms : Barteria nigritana subsp. fistulosa (Mast.) Sleumer
Symptoms : H(101)
Recipes : H(101) heavy and prolonged menstrual period, boil together leaves of Barteria nigritiana, leaves and barks of Tapinanthus poggei, Momordica charantia, Brillantaisia patula, leaves of Quisqualis hensii and of Gossypium barbadense; filter, mix with the red coat of Pterocarpus angolensis; VO. 1/3 of glass 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : minsumi nsumi, munsakala (Kikongo)
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(109)
Recipes : H(109) sciatica, decoction of the following plants : Imperata cylindrica (roots), Schwenkia americana, Momordica charantia, Bidens pilosa, Ocimum gratissimum, Malaka sp., and Hallea stipulosa.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nsolokoto, kimanangansi (Kikongo)
Boerhavia diffusa L.
Official name : Boerhavia diffusa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(018), H(020), H(022), H(051), H(094), H(100), H(127), H(189)
Recipes : H(004) heel tears or rips ( biata), to pound the mixing of Smilax anceps, leaves of Helichrysum mechowianum, rhizomes of Boerhavia diffusa and leaves of Eremospatha haullevileana; decoction of a part, filter and put your feet in the warm liquid. The other part is pressed and the liquid is applied to the tears, 2 times per day.
H(004) heel tears or rips ( biata), crush 3 or 4 centipedes and apply the paste on the tears, 2 times per day
H(018), H(051) difference of temperature in the body accompanied by headache (wumba) , pound the tubers of Boerhavia diffusa, filter with a sieve, wash the head with the liquid obtained then the whole body except the face, 1 time per day.
H(018), H(051) difference of temperature in the body accompanied by headache (wumba), decoction with plenty of water, the mixing of leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, of Sapium cornutum, of Lippia multiflora, of Pentaclethra eetveldeana, of Hymenocardia acida, of l’Ocimum gratissimum, of Annona senegalensis, of Bridelia ferruginea, of Millettia eetveldeana and of Mangifera indica, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Steganotaenia araliacea. apply steam bath. Once cooled bath filter a portion and do an enema at the rate of one drink per day. With the other part of the still warm mixture, wash the whole body, 2 times per day and do an enema. It is recommended not to repeat of the steam bath because of dehydration.
H(020) bites, decoction of the tubers of Boerhavia diffusa, to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(022) quick delivery work or childbirth pain. (nsong), decoction plant parts following : roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Vitex madiensis, barks of trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Chenopodium ambrosioides and tubers of Boerhavia diffusa. Put in a basin and take a rectal bath. There must also be an enema at the rate of 1 filtered glass, once a day
H(094) hemorrhoids, decoction plant parts following : roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Vitex madiensis, barks of trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Chenopodium ambrosioides and tubers of Boerhavia diffusa. Put in a basin and take a rectal bath. There must also be an enema at the rate of 1 filtered glass, once a day
H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction of leaves, drink
H(100) blennorrhoea, chew the roots and swallow the juice 3 times per day
H(127) inflammation of the spleen (kibeka), pound leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, with H2O, good dilute, then press and filter. Do the enema with the filtrate in a proportion of 1 glass 1 time per day. Prohibited food : leaves of manioc, pumpkin, egg (not eat or touch)
H(189) difficulties of the child to take the first steps (koka), pound leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, mixed in a little water, filter with a white cloth and do an enema , 1/4 glass, 1 time per day with interval of 3 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : dibata-bata (Kikongo), pulumbwa (Kumputi), tembi-tembi (Kisuku), mukombelo (Kimbala), kitende (Kibunda)
Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Official name : Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(014), H(018), H(037), H(050), H(051), H(082), H(094), H(113), H(118), H(171), H(172)
Recipes : H(005) swollen legs, H(005) edema (mvimbu),H(014) head itching, yellowing of the hair, decoction of the following plants: roots of papaya (Carica papaya), of Newbouldia laevis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Crossopteryx febrifuga in small quantities, of Bridelia ferruginea and of Elaeis guineensis, Cissus aralioides and Mondia whitei; sift and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day.
H(018), H(051) difference of temperature in the body accompanied by headache (wumba), decoction with plenty of water, the mixing of leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, of Sapium cornutum, of Lippia multiflora, of Pentaclethra eetveldeana, of Hymenocardia acida, of l’Ocimum gratissimum, of Annona senegalensis, of Bridelia ferruginea, of Millettia eetveldeana and of Mangifera indica, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Steganotaenia araliacea. apply steam bath. Once cooled bath filter a portion and do an enema at the rate of one glass per day. With the other part of the still warm mixture, wash the whole body, 2 times per day and do an enema It is recommended not to repeat of the steam bath because of dehydration.
H(037) tuberculosis (T.B.C.) mafulu, boil all the plants below: Hymenocardia ulmoides (leaves), Garcinia huillensis (barks), Costus phyllocephalus (leaves), Pentaclethra macrophylla (barks), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks), Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 3 times per day.
H(050) belly bloat with hardness accompanied by the yellowing of the body (mbudinlenda), pound together the parts of following plants : barks of Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Hymenocardia acida and of Bridelia ferruginea; leaves of Solanum macrocarpon and of Solanum aethiopicum; dilute in palm wine; press and filter, add a little white clay and of salt, VO. ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day for 6 consecutive days. Prohibited food : palm oil (Elaeis guineensis) from the maceration of nuts, fruits, onions, corn.
H(082) asthma (nsuenga-ntulu), boil together the following plants: leaves of Bridelia ferruginea, barks of Quisqualis hensii, leaves and barks of trunk of Erythrina abyssinica, leaves of Hymenocardia acida and of Dacryodes edulis, and stems of Cyperus articulatus.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(082) asthma (nsuenga-ntulu), boil together the following plants: leaves of Bridelia ferruginea, barks of Quisqualis hensii, leaves and barks of trunk of Erythrina abyssinica, leaves of Hymenocardia acida and of Dacryodes edulis, and stems of Cyperus articulatus.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Morinda lucida, of Canarium schweinfurthii and of Bridelia ferruginea, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, of Ficus thonningii, of Alchornea cordifolia, Hibiscus acetosella green form, adult leaves of Elaeis guineensis, leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum. Take a rectal bath and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, boil together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, roots of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Garcinia huillensis; barks of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Hymenocardia acida; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plantssuivantes : Cyperus articulatus, Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (seeds), Mangifera indica (barks of trunk), Allium sativum, Piper nigrum (seeds), Capsicum frutescens (fruits), Croton mubango (barks), leaves of Nicotiana tabacum (tabac), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Landolphia owariensis (roots), Mondia whitei, Dorstenia psilurus, Bridelia ferruginea (roots) and Garcinia huillensis (roots); dilute in H2O and let stand overnight press and filter the next day and keep in bottles adding in each a spoonful of sugar Exposing bottles to sunlight for 3 consecutive days and then begin to drink ½ glass, one time in the evening. Warning: Cette médication peut faire uriner plusieurs fois, but Do not worry and poursuivre le traitement.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound together barks of Hallea stipulosa and of Morinda lucida, of Canarium schweinfurthii and of Bridelia ferruginea (tronc), Hibiscus acetosella of green form, adult leaves of Elaeis guineensis, leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Ficus thonningii, of Alchornea cordifolia and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon; Macerating the mixturein the water of the basin, sit on (rectal bath) and then do an enema of 1 bamboo glass, 1 time per day.
H(113) rheumatisms, boil together the following plants: Crossopteryx febrifuga (leaves), Bridelia ferruginea (roots) and Mondia whitei; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), decoction of the plants below : Mondia whitei (roots), Bridelia ferruginea (barks or roots), a small quantity of roots of Crossopteryx febrifuga and roots of Carica papaya); sift and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day
H(118) laryngitis (kikodi kodi), decoction of the following plants : Musanga cecropioides (barks), Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum, papaya(roots), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Cissus aralioïdes cut into pieces, lemons cut into pieces, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Bridelia ferruginea (roots or barks of trunk), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Itundu sp. (roots); sift and drink 1/3 bamboo glass, 3 times per day. N.B. One can also take the prescribed remedies against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin. It is strictly forbidden of grow angry, even for a short time.
H(171) diabetes, boil together the following plants: Bridelia ferruginea (barks of trunk or roots), Annona senegalensis (roots), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Morinda lucida, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, Millettia laurentii (barks), Lippia multiflora, Ocimum gratissimum and O. minimum, Malaka sp. Filter : After refroidissement, Mix with some roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; re-to filter and drink 1/3 bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, fufu, tubers of manioc, rice, all kinds of bananas, sweet potatoes, corn, peanuts, bread, milk, fruit, all kinds of wine, grease and palm oil, lemons. One can eat toast, yams of forest, les taros, liquid milk, vegetables, much of vegetables du genre Solanum (S. melongena, S. macrocarpon, S. aethiopicum and S. torvum)
H(171) diabetes, decoction of barks or roots of Bridelia ferruginea, roots d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, leaves of Morinda lucida, Allium sativum, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Morinda morindoides, roots Vitex madiensis and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Millettia laurentii, Lippia multiflora, large and small Ocimum gratissimum and Malaka sp. Filter and let cool, add a bit of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; to filter and drink 1/3 glass 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tuber of cassava, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, beverages, fish, palm oil, lemons. One can eat : toast, yams, taro, liquid milk, vegetables, lots of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), Solanum macrocarpon and Solanum torvum
H(172) elephantiasis (swelling of the legs with light cracks or cracked skin similar to the skin of buffalo, yellowing of the hair andH(014) flaking of the scalp (mvimbu), boil together the plants below : papaya(roots), Newbouldia laevis (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Bridelia ferruginea (roots), Cissus aralioides, Mondia whitei and Elaeis guineensis (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kimwindu (Kikongo)
Brillantaisia patula T. Anderson
Official name : Brillantaisia patula T. Anderson
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(013), H(014), H(027), H(033), H(034), H(068), H(075), H(077), H(099), H(101), H(124), H(130x), H(166), H(182), H(187), H(198), H(201), H(210x)
Recipes : H(002) interruption of breastfeeding due to lack of milk in maternal breasts pound and decoction of leaves of Brillantaisia patula in palm wine and add the drained fluid from a kind of insect fixed to the underside of the tree leaves, VO. ½ bamboo glass 2 times per day
H(013) skin eruptions with desquamation starting with members before invading the whole body (nkulu = mpese), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), termitière, Commelina africana, Mondia whitei, Nymphaea lotus and Clerodendrum formicarum. Mix with the liquid of the crushed pulp nuts of Sclerosperma mannii; macerate, press and add white clay. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 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) dermatosis (Binsampala), to roast in the pan leaves of Dacryodes edulis and of Brillantaisia patula; broyer adding a little palm oil (Elaeis guineensis) and apply on the skin
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 pour an amount on the head.. Mix then The other part du produit with of white clay and en VO. 1 table spoon per day while applying the rest on the body..
H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), grill the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Gossypium barbandense (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia and Momordica charantia (barks) and Ficus lutea (barks); finely ground to obtain a powder. Then pound together the plants of Brillantaisia patula, Dissotis brazzaei, Manihot esculenta (leaves), Mimosa pigra or Mimosa pellita var pellita, Scleria achtenii and Nymphaea lotus; press, filter and add to the resulting liquid the powder of the first mixture . Apply this pasty mixture all over the body 2 times per day.
H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), decoction and filter barks of Hallea stipulosa, add the pounded mixture of Ottelia ulvifolia, of Brillantaisia patula, dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river, of Commelina africana and of Allium sativum. Mix with white clay, to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(027) difficult delivery suivi d’ avortements (Nsula nkombo), to roast leaves of Canna indica and of Brillantaisia patula together with the plants of Ottelia ulvifolia, and des internodes of Hyparrheniadiplandra; finely ground and mix with 1 teaspoon the powder with unegg ; VO. once a day for 3 consecutive days . After, eat a little this powder daily until delivery. When the contractions start must take prescribed medicine for this purpose Warning : It is recommended of taking these remedies at the beginning of the eighth month of pregnancy
H(027) frequent abortions (lufwadikisi), H(201) dementia, press after torsion the mixing of Brillantaisia patula and of Piper umbelatum; add to the obtained product a little white clay and VO. 1 table spoon 3 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) old woman who has never had a child who becomes pregnant, boil together Brillantaisia patula and leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, to filter and drink ½ glass 2 times per day
H(033) female infertility, pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia and Brillantaisia patula; mix well, press and add some water of termite mound of forest, of freshly drawn water, a bit 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, diseases occurring during pregnancy.
H(034) rapid beating of heart accompanied of jitter of fall and drooling (matuta), pound together the shell of the egg and grilled ground, the fungus on dead wood, les plumes des hens and le faux coton of palmier or étoupe à la base leaves of palmier with the plants suivantes : Hibiscus acetosella of green form and Brillantaisia patula; soak the mixture in palm wine and add white clay; VO. one table spoon 3 times per day.
H(068) intestinal worms, macerated in H2O leaves of Brillantaisia patula, piler, press, filter and add white clay, Drink ½ glass filtrate 3 times per day.
H(075) inappetence (konda kunsatu), VO. une tablespoon du bouillon roots of Brillantaisia patula, 2 times per day. NB It is recommended that the search of causes do not have the disease as the cause liver, gastritis, and the poison hookworm.
H(077) vomiting (kuluka), pound and macerated in H2O roots of Gossypium barbadense and leaves of Brillantaisia patula; add white clay and of la cendre ; VO. After sift ½ bamboo glass 2 times per day.
H(099) nervousness accompanied sometimes of madness (kimpi), pound the following plants : Manotes expansa (leaves), Pennisetum purpureum (young stem, 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) nervousness accompanied sometimes of madness, pound whole plants below : Pennisetum purpureum (young rameaux), Brillantaisia patula (whole plant), Jatropha curcas (leaves), Polygala acicularis; press and add one egg and a little white clay ; shake strongly ; Sift, then drink once at night for three successive days
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 accompanied sometimes of 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(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 together the following plants : Aloe congolensis, Brillantaisia patula and Polygala acicularis; Macerating the mixture in water, sift and drink le produit with one egg 1 time in the evening for three days successifs.
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 the following plants : leaves of Brillantaisia patula and of Hymenocardia ulmoides, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and of Costus lucanusianus; and Commelina africana; macerated in H2O, press and add white clay.To filter and drink 1 tablespoon with one egg 1 time per day. Prohibited food : anything that flies as hen, oiseau ; goats, monkeys, river fish ; look at a dead body ; look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, boil together leaves of Barteria nigritiana var fistulosa, leaves and the barks of Tapinanthus poggei, the plants of Momordica charantia and of Brillantaisia patula, leaves of Quisqualis hensii and of Gossypium barbadense. Sift the bouillon and add the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis; VO. 1/3 of glass 3 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(166) bégayer, perte of voix, boil together the mixing of Nymphaea lotus and of Brillantaisia patula; Siftthe mixtureand VO. of ce liquide à raison of ½ bamboo glass per day.
H(182) zona (tiya tu nzambi), faire sécher au soleil leaves of Brillantaisia patula; pound finement and mix with of palm oil or with du honey. apply sur la plaie 2 times per day.
H(182) zona (tiya tu nzambi), to roast leaves of Dacryodes edulis, Brillantaisia patula, Cajanus cajan and of Aframomum alboviolaceum; Mix the powder with of palm oil ; apply sur la plaie 2 times per day. Warning : It is recommendeduse both, cures drinkable and in frictions
H(187) absence of luette causant des pleurs continus chez le bébé (ngandaka), macerated in H2O the following plants : heart of banana tree, young rameaux of Costus phyllocephalus and leaves of Brillantaisia patula; add a bit of salt, filter and faire VO. au bébé 1 teaspoon of the filtrate 3 times per day.
H(198) hair loss, pound together the following plants : Nymphaea lotus (leaves), Aramanthus lividus of petite taille, oblivion fungus, Tapinanthus poggei, Brillantaisia patula, Piper umbelatum and ladi di nseki sp.; press the mixture into the hands to collect the liquid which is coated (apply) the place of hair receding at a rate of 2 times per day.
H(201) vision of the spirits followed to overturning and of death. After stiffening (ngimbi), to roast leaves of Brillantaisia patula, of Annona senegalensis and of Pentaclethra eetveldeana with the plant of Commelina africana; finely ground and mix with a bit of salt add of l’eau and le heart of banana tree découpé. wash le corps du patient with le produit
H(201) thrill accompanied of fear during the sleep (Nsaku), pound and macerated in some water the mixing of plants of Brillantaisia patula, of Piper umbelatum and of sorte of oblivion fungus; to filter and drink the product obtained, one table spoon, 2 times per day for 6 consecutive days.
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 (all stages combined), VO. the sieved bouillon of the mixture of Alchornea cordifolia (leaves), of Ficus thonningii (leaves) and of Brillantaisia patula (roots)at a rate of 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. If the person is suffering, 2 drops of the of the pressed plants in the nose .
H(201) madness (all stages combined), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves and roots), Commelina africana, Manotes expansa, Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves), Mondia whitei, Rauvolfia vomitoria; decoction of the mixture with H2O and remove from the heat before boiling ; let it cool and sift, then drink ½ glass in the morning and In the evening.
H(201) madness (all stages combined), pound together the following plants : Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Abrus precatorius (racine), Heinsia crinita (roots), Brillantaisia patula (racine), Arachis hypogaea with red seeds; macerate, sift and drink 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day for three days successifs.
H(201) madness (all stages combined), pound together the following plants : Hymenocardia acida(leaves), Cola acuminata (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Aframomum melegueta, Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Brillantaisia patula (roots), Trema orientalis (leaves), Rauvolfia vomitoria (barks of trunk) Mondia whitei; decoction, sift and drink one table spoon du produit obtenu additionné d’egg and white clay, 2 times per day.
H(201) thrill accompanied of fear during the sleep (Nsaku), pound whole plants of Brillantaisia patula and of Polygala acicularis; Macerating the mixture in water, filter and do an enema with le produit liquide obtenu 1 glass per dayfor 2 consecutive days. Prohibited food :Idem que ceux of l’H(099) epilepsy
H(201 ) vision of the spirits followed to overturning and of death. After stiffening (ngimbi), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula, (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Clerodendrum splendens, Costus lucanusianus or Costus phyllocephalus (leaves) and Renealmia africana; macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, filter and add white clay ; VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass filtrate 3 times per day.
H(201) vision of the spirits followed to overturning and of death. After stiffening (ngimbi), pound together the following plants : souches of Costus phyllocephalus and of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Renealmia africana and Brillantaisia patula (leaves); macerated in H2O, filter and add white clay; VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass filtrate 2 times per day.
H(210x) alcoolisme and tabagisme, the plants to dry below : Tapinanthus poggei, Amaranthus cruentus or Amaranthus lividus à petitesleaves, Brillantaisia patula and Piper umbelatum, Culcasia angolensis (leaves), Nymphaea lotus, Drymaria cordata, Celosia trigyna (flowers) and oblivion fungusé (kidiba). In the case of alcoholism,, Take one table spoon du produit obtenu and mettre dans un demi-verre of vin and garder During 2 hours, bien Mix and sift pour VO.. In the case of tobacco adiction : Take 1 table spoon du produit and mettre dans un verre together with une cigarette or une leaves of tabac séchée and découpée en tranches ; remplir le verre of moitié with of l’eau, laisser macerate and attendre 2 hours avant of VO.. To fight both alcohol and tobacco, il suffit of Mix dans un seul verre, les deux formes of médication and VO.. Si After 3 days the urge to drink. and of smoking continues, repeat the treatment.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : lemba lemba (Kikongo)
Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Official name : Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cajanus indicus Spreng.
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(018), H(099), H(100), H(113), H(124), H(130), H(182), H(187), H(189), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) skin rash accompanied ofH(014) itchings, pound together the following plants : Momordica charantia, Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Allium sativum, Cola acuminata (leaves), Cyperus articulatus (leaves) and Cajanus cajan; macerated in H2O and press to obtain an aqueous solution. VO. 1 table spoon of the solution added of egg white, 2 times per day.
H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), to roast the mixing of plants below : déchets of banane of table, leaves of Lannea antiscorbutica, leaves and seeds of Cajanus cajan, leaves of Gossypium barbadense and of Capsicum frutescens. finely ground and mix with the oil of raw palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis). Rub the body with the dough 2 times per day
H(018) headache, Lourdeur of the head qui semble se fondre (kisungu ki ntu muntu), pound together leaves of Cajanus cajan and leaves and stems of Costus phyllocephalus. press and VO. le liquide obtenu, 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
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, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Costus lucanusianus, of Costus phyllocephalus and leaves of Hymenocardia ulmoides, les leafy stems of Vigna subterranea, heart of banana tree and Commelina africana; Filter and add du traditional salt then drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea, boil together the following plants: Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Mondia whitei, Mangifera indica (barks of trunk).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(113) joint diseases (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, of barks of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Gossypium barbadense, of barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, of barks of Mangifera indica, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, roots of Annona senegalensis, of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of barks of trunk of Croton mubango; take two bottles of solution, to filter and drink 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Keep the rest in the pot and reheat to massage members in the morning and the evening.
H(113) joint pain, pound whole plants below : Garcinia huillensis (roots), Commelina africana, Ficus thonningii (barks of trunk), Cajanus cajan (leaves), sesame, seeds of Vigna subterranea and red peanuts, Croton mubango (barks) and Canarium schweinfurthii (green trunk barks); Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts and rub the body, 2 times per day.
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), seeds of Cyperus articulatus, Cymbopogon citratus, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Millettia eetveldeana (barks), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (seeds or barks), Mangifera indica (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, Annona senegalensis (roots), Croton mubango (barks) and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 2 bottles of filtered solution and VO. 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.The rest is kept in the pot is heated to rub the whole body morning and evening.
H(124) pouring of blood from the nose and the mouth followed of sudden death (nkosi kibota), pound together the following plants : Dichaetanthera africana, Ottelia ulvifolia, young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Manotes expansa, leaves of Cajanus cajan, red seeds of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), leaves or stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Renealmia africana and barks of Croton mubango. macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, press, filter and add of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(130) poliomyelitis (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Cymbopogon citratus, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (barks or seeds), Millettia eetveldeana (barks), Mangifera indica (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Lippia multiflora and Croton mubango (barks). decoction with 6 bottles H2O, take 2 bottles to take , VO. ½ of glass, after sift, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : peper, salt grain broken with tooth, oil, egg and mushroom on dead wood.
H(182) zona (tiya tu nzambi), to roast leaves of Dacryodes edulis, Brillantaisia patula, Cajanus cajan and of Aframomum alboviolaceum; Mix the powder with of palm oil ; apply sur la plaie 2 times per day. Warning : It is recommendeduse both, cures drinkable and in frictions
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied by effusion of the head (nsingu), pound and boil in 5 bottled water the mixing of the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Cajanus cajan, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, Piper guineense, barks of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius and of Annona senegalensis, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 1 bottle of the filtered solution and make them drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is heated to be applied to the baby's neck, 2 times per day (friction)..
H(189) difficult to take the first step for children., pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, and of Gossypium barbadense; barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cymbopogon citratus, Lippia multiflora et,Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the whole body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with tooth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood.
H(201) madness, H(201) dementia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks of trunk), Garcinia kola (seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Newbouldia laevis (barks of trunk), fruits of Capsicum frutescens and of Aframomum melegueta; Polygala acicularis (leaves), of successive days , seeds of Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana and Mondia whitei. Filter, let it cool and mix with barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter the next day and drink ½ table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) joyful inoffensive madness, pound together and decoction of leaves of Cajanus cajan, of Ficus thonningii, of Renealmia africana, of Lippia multiflora, Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, Costus phyllocephalus (stems) and Costus lucanusianus (stems).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. .
H(201) madness (stade of dangerous madness, (run, dance and laughs), pound and decoction the mixing of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Renealmia africana, Lippia multiflora, Ficus thonningii (leaves), Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, Costus phyllocephalus (stems), Costus lucanusianus (stems).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound whole plants below : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks), Garcinia kola (barks and seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Newbouldia laevis (barks), Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana, Aframomum melegueta, Polygala acicularis (leaves), successive days and Mondia whitei. decoction of the mixture, filter. After cooling, add barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter on the following days and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
H(201) dangerous madness, pound together and decoction of the plants below : leaves of Cajanus cajan, Renealmia africana, Lippia multiflora, leaves of Ficus thonningii, Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and stems of Costus afer or C. lucanusianus; to filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : wandu (Kikongo)
Caloncoba welwitschii (Oliv.) Gilg
Official name : Caloncoba welwitschii (Oliv.) Gilg
Family : Flacourtiaceae
Symptoms : H(034), H(082), H(091), H(101), H(201)
Recipes : H(034), H(091) pronounced emaciation with heart palpitations : this disease can lead to madness or to epilepsy (ngongo), boil together barks of Garcinia kola or of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii or of Mondia whitei, barks of Caloncoba welwitschii, roots and spines ofDichrostachys cinerea and 6 leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena.To filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning :the patient will be very hungry and his stools are pasty
H(082) asthma, boil together the following plants: Desmodium velutinum, Schwenkia americana (roots), Caloncoba welwitschii (leaves and fruits), Pteridium aquilinum (leaves) and Trema orientalis (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
H(091) excès d’amaigrissement, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : barks of Garcinia kola or of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, Mondia whitei, barks of Caloncoba welwitschii, roots and spines ofDichrostachys cinerea and 6 leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena.To filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning : this remedy causes much appetite and les selles du malade sont pâteuses.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, to roast then crush together with Monodora angolensis (seeds), Pterocarpus angolensis (red powder) and white clay, the mixing of barks of Hymenocardia acida, of Mangifera indica (barks) and of Caloncoba welwitschii. eat 1 teaspoon of the powder with some water, 2 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, boil together the following plants: Oryza sativa (leaves, roots and seeds waste), fresh roots of Zea mays, leaves and roots of Dichrostachys cinerea, fruits of Caloncoba welwitschii, Cymbopogon densiflorus, roots of Commelina africana and Piper nigrum.To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kisani (Kikongo)
Canarium schweinfurthii Engl.
Official name : Canarium schweinfurthii Engl.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(018), H(037), H(094), H(113)
Recipes : 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(018) migraine, pound and macerated in the juice of Canarium schweinfurthii the following plants : leaves of Sclerosperma mannii, Conyza sumatrensis, young manioc leaves, leaves of Nymphaea lotus and Commelina africana; press and filter. Wash the face 2 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of close your eyes and do not swallow the aqueous solution
H(014) mycose withH(014) itching and desquamation, pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks), Conyza sumatrensis, green waste from corn cobs, Gossypium barbandense (leaves), Pentadiplandra brazzeana (dry powder), Pentaclethra macrophylla (seeds), Physostigma venenosum (red seeds), Canna bidentata (fresh seeds), Helichrysum mechowianum (leaves) and Eleutherine bulbosa (hollow leaves). Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts. Rub the body 2 times per day(nkulu)
H(037) tuberculosis (T.B.C.) mafulu, boil all the plants below: Hymenocardia ulmoides (leaves), Garcinia huillensis (barks), Costus phyllocephalus (leaves), Pentaclethra macrophylla (barks), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks), Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Morinda lucida, of Canarium schweinfurthii and of Bridelia ferruginea, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, of Ficus thonningii, of Alchornea cordifolia, Hibiscus acetosella green form, adult leaves of Elaeis guineensis, leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum. Take a rectal bath and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day.
H(113) joint pain, pound whole plants below : Garcinia huillensis (roots), Commelina africana, Ficus thonningii (barks of trunk), Cajanus cajan (leaves), sesame, seeds of Vigna subterranea and red peanuts, Croton mubango (barks) and Canarium schweinfurthii (green trunk barks); Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts and rub the body, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kibidi (Kikongo)
Canna indica L.
Official name : Canna indica L.
Family : Cannaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(027), H(124), H(187)
Recipes : H(013) incurable skin eruptions accompanied ofH(014) itchings (yamba di nzazi), pound together the following plants : ground of termite mound crushed and burned ; déchets of fruits, roots and leaves of Aframomum alboviolaceum; Strychynos cocculoïdes (fruits), Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Canna indica (leaves), Aframomum melegueta (seeds), Cogniauxia podolaena (leaves), Tephrosia vogelii (leaves, seeds and waste of gousses) and le faux-coton du palmier Elaeis guineensis; Macerating the mixture in water, filter and mix with the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. Rub the body entier 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(027) danger of abortion, boil together les plantes pounded below : Annona senegalensis (roots), Schwenkia americana, Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Eleusine indica, Canna indica (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day.
H(027) danger of abortion, pound together of plants below : Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha (roots), Schwenkia americana, Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Eleusine indica, Canna indica (roots); decoction, filter then drink ½ bamboo glass, 1 time 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(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(053) mumps (Kutu), crumple and press the mixing of the following plants : Crossopteryx febrifuga (leaves), Commelina africana, Canna indica (leaves), Tetrorchidium didymostemon (leaves); pour few drops (1 to 2 ) in the nose. After, pour few drops of Whisky (bitatila=alcool) in the ears.
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(187) continuous baby crying for lack of uvula (ngandaka), pound together the following plants : Gossypium barbadense (leaves du cotonnier), Costus phyllocephalus (leaves), Canna indica (leaves du milieu), bananier (leaves du milieu), Polygala acicularis (leaves). Enfermer the mixturedans un paquet desleaves, add some water and enfoncer le paquet sous la cendre brûlante. press and faire VO. au bébé 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : makomu-komu, tundu ngoma (Kikongo)
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(009), H(013), H(014), H(018), H(033), H(034), H(068), H(075x), H(082), H(091), H(094), H(099), H(101), H(113), H(137), H(173)
Recipes : H(009) diseases of the pancreas (ndulu), decoction of leaves of Ficus thonningii with seeds of Capsicum frutescens (1 table spoon); Filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(013) buboes, boil together the following plants: Anchomanes difformis, barks of Hallea stipulosa, leaves of Capsicum frutescens, leaves of manioc, Ottelia ulvifolia, Nymphaea lotus and the ashes of stem of manioc; to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(013) incurable skin eruptions accompanied ofH(014) itchings (yamba di nzazi), pound together the following plants : ground of termite mound crushed and burned ; déchets of fruits, roots and leaves of Aframomum alboviolaceum; Strychynos cocculoïdes (fruits), Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Canna indica (leaves), Aframomum melegueta (seeds), Cogniauxia podolaena (leaves), Tephrosia vogelii (leaves, seeds and waste of gousses) and le faux-coton du palmier Elaeis guineensis; Macerating the mixture in water, filter and mix with the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. Rub the body entier 2 times per day
H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), to roast the mixing of plants below : déchets of banane of table, leaves of Lannea antiscorbutica, leaves and seeds of Cajanus cajan, leaves of Gossypium barbadense and of Capsicum frutescens. finely ground and mix with the oil of raw palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis). Rub the body with the dough 2 times per day
H(018) migraine (Lukika), crumple together leaves of Capsicum frutescens, roots of Polygala acicularis and ce qui reste of tabac au fond of la pipe. Make incisions (tattoos) au voisinage du coeur (côté gauche) and y apply le produit (friction.)
H(033) female infertility, grinding and mixing white clay with the plants : Aframomum melegueta, Piper nigrum, Capsicum frutescens; sift and eat a little of the powder. Drink a little water at a rate of 2 times per day from the 9th day
H(034), H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations (katuti), pound together the following plants : rape ananas (Ananas comosus), barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and Saccharum officinarum; press, filter and Exposure to sunlight for three days. VO. Then one table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm, crush the following plants : Aframomum melegueta, Piper nigrum, Allium sativum, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon and Capsicum frutescens (fruits) with white clay. Eating and drinking a little water ½ teaspoon, 2 times per day.
H(075x) person who eats without satiate (n’gewu = vevi), pound together the following plants : rape Ananas comosus, barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; Dorstenia psilurus, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and sugarcane. press, filter and exposure to the sun for three days. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(082) asthma, boiling in water the mixture of Quisqualis hensii (young leaves), rays hive, leaves of Capsicum frutescens and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon; of Abrus precatorius and of fungus growing on dead wood; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plants: Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (fruits), barks of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum, Cyperus articulatus, Capsicum frutescens, Aframomum melegueta, barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, roots of Landolphia owariensis (barks), Mondia whitei, roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Dorstenia psilurus, roots of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Garcinia huillensis., dilute in water, macerate and let stand overnight. Press well and filter then put in bottles adding a table spoon of sugar in each one. Expose the full solution bottles in the sun for three days. Drink ½ glass, one time in the evening. Warning this medicine may cause dizziness but we must continue the treatment.
H(099) epilepsy, Take the plant of Cymbopogon densiflorus still green, if it is dry, soak it in water; the pulp of palm nut pounded or the nest of birds and fruits of Capsicum frutescens. Mix all and put in a box with glowing embers. Place the box in the nose of the patient to do sneeze and also wake up. Do not repeat the operation Warning : It really hurt, it is better to sit of the patient to enable him of spit whenever necessary. Prohibited food : anything that flies and gambade, goats, monkey, birds, river fish, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone.
H(099) epilepsy, grill the following plants : Mucuna pruriens (leaves), Strychnos cocculoides (leaves and roots, green fruit), Lippia multiflora, seeds of onion, Garcinia kola (seeds) and Aframomum melegueta (fruit), finely ground with fruits of Capsicum frutescens and white clay. Eat ½ teaspoon of powder, 2 times per day.+ Prohibited food : anything that flies as chickens, birds, and also goats, monkey, Tilapia fish and Ndumbu, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, to roast in the pan the following plants : barks of Hymenocardia acida, of Morinda lucida, of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha of Mangifera indica and of Calancoba welwitschii; grind together with fruits of Capsicum frutescens, of Monodora angolensis; white clay and red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. eat 1 teaspoon, 2 times per day of the powder with some water.
H(113) rheumatism, to grill after grinding with the ancestral salt, the mixing of plants : leaves of Dacryodes edulis, of Capsicum frutescens; Aframomum melegueta, nest of three kinds of ants : Nkembeketi, Mfuila and Manvueta, peel of banana kongo. Make incisions in the legs and applying the powder obtained (friction) once a day with interval of 1 day
H(137) nipples pain in man (Katuti), pound together leaves of Ocimum gratissimum and of Capsicum frutescens, roots of Dorstenia psilurus and seeds of onion; Mix with some water, press and rub the nipples 3 times per day. Prohibited food : palm nuts almonds, breaking the grain of salt with the tooth.
H(173) leprosy (wasi), pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Conyza sumatrensis, Gossypium barbadense (leaves). press, filter and dive into the aqueous solution obtained from a green stone of river (nzamena) and ngindu-ngindu sp. Rub the whole body 2 times per day
H(201) madness, H(201) dementia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks of trunk), Garcinia kola (seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Newbouldia laevis (barks of trunk), fruits of Capsicum frutescens and of Aframomum melegueta; Polygala acicularis (leaves), of successive days , seeds of Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana and Mondia whitei. Filter, let it cool and mix with barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter the next day and drink ½ table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness (all stages considered), pound and decoction of the following plants : Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Cola acuminata (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Cucumeropsis mannii (leaves), Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Brillantaisia patula (roots), Trema orientalis (leaves), Rauvolfia vomitoria (barks) and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon supplemented with one egg and white clay, 2 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound whole plants below : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks), Garcinia kola (barks and seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Newbouldia laevis (barks), Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana, Aframomum melegueta, Polygala acicularis (leaves), successive days and Mondia whitei. decoction of the mixture, filter. After cooling, add barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter on the following days and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days
H(201) nauseating odor due to evil spirits (m’fu), Take the green herbs d’Imperata cylindrica, crumple and add the mixing of Cymbopogon densiflorus, of Dorstenia psilurus, of crushed barks of trunk of Erythrophloem suaveolens, of Aframomum melegueta and of Capsicum frutescens; put everything in a box-shaped smoker with smoldering embers and smoke out the whole house.It is recommended to empty the house of its occupants because of the smoke stings the eyes.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ndungu zi ntendi (Kikongo)
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(014), H(042), H(100), H(113), H(118), H(172)
Recipes : H(005) swollen legs, H(005) edema (mvimbu),H(014) head itching, yellowing of the hair, decoction of the following plants: roots of papaya (Carica papaya), of Newbouldia laevis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Crossopteryx febrifuga in small quantities, of Bridelia ferruginea and of Elaeis guineensis, Cissus aralioides and Mondia whitei; sift and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day.
H(006) constipation of a baby of one to two months, pound 6 leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena, filter and VO. 1 tablespoon, 3 times per day. N.B. It is recommended make him eat a lot of fruits of as oranges, tangerines or of Carica papaya to avoid constipation.
H(014) dermatosis (nkulu), pound together Aloe congolensis with Commelina africana, leaves of Solanum micranthum and of Carica papaya. apply the product on the whole body 2 times per day. (friction).
H(042) dehydration, pound and macerated in H2O leaves of Trema orientalis with leaves and roots du papaya (Carica papaya) : take a rectal bath, 2 times per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction of roots of Elaeis guineensis, of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, of Crossopteryx febrifuga, male papaya (Carica papaya), of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Boerhavia diffusa and of Securidaca longipedunculata , Cissus aralioides, fruits of lemons, rhizomes of Kikwa ki mpata sp. Tapinanthus poggei and the barks or roots of Samanea leptophylla.To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction of the following plants : roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Heinsia crinita, of Morinda lucida and of Craterispermum schweinfurthii; leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, rhizomes of Bikwa bi mpata sp, barks or roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var..., barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : beverages and lait
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), decoction of the plants below : Mondia whitei (roots), Bridelia ferruginea (barks or roots), a small quantity of roots of Crossopteryx febrifuga and roots of Carica papaya); sift and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day
H(113) rheumatisms, boil together the following plants: Crossopteryx febrifuga (leaves), Bridelia ferruginea (roots) and Mondia whitei; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(118) laryngitis (kikodi kodi), decoction of the following plants : Musanga cecropioides (barks), Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum, papaya(roots), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Cissus aralioïdes cut into pieces, lemons cut into pieces, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Bridelia ferruginea (roots or barks of trunk), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Itundu sp. (roots); sift and drink 1/3 bamboo glass, 3 times per day. N.B. One can also take the prescribed remedies against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin. It is strictly forbidden of grow angry, even for a short time.
H(172) elephantiasis (swelling of the legs with light cracks or cracked skin similar to the skin of buffalo, yellowing of the hair andH(014) flaking of the scalp (mvimbu), boil together the plants below : papaya (roots), Newbouldia laevis (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Bridelia ferruginea (roots), Cissus aralioides, Mondia whitei and Elaeis guineensis (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : dipapayi (Kikongo)
Celosia trigyna L.
Official name : Celosia trigyna L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(210x)
Recipes : H(210x) alcoholism and smoking, the plants to dry below : ladi di nseki sp., Tapinanthus poggei, Amaranthus lividus, Brillantaisia patula and Piper umbelatum, Culcasia scandens (leaves), Nymphaea lotus, Drymaria cordata, Celosia trigyna (flowers) and mushroom (kidiba) (forgetting). finely ground in powder and mix with white clay. In the case of alcoholism, take a tablespoon, mix well and let stand during 2 hours, then filter, VO . In the case of smoking; take 1 tablespoon of the product and put it in a glass together with a cigarette or a rolled dried tobacco leaf and cut into thin slices; fill half of the glass with water, macerate and wait 2 hours before of VO.. To fight both alcohol and tobacco mix the 2 forms of medication in one glass. If after 3 days, the urge to drink. and of smoking continues, repeat the treatment.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : teta bowa, nkaka bowa (Kikongo)
Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Official name : Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Synonyms : Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants
Symptoms : H(009), H(037), H(046), H(050), H(051), H(068), H(094), H(103), H(108), H(113)
Recipes : H(009) pancreatic inflammation (saliva, urine and eyes taking the orange color) (ndulu), crushing the plant of Chenopodium ambrosioides to extract a liquid that we drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Do not add water.
H(037) cough, H(050) flatulence, H(108) cold and H(068) intestinal worms, drink an infusion of leaves macerated of Chenopodium ambrosioides
H(037) cough, crushing the plants of Ocimum minimum and of Chenopodium ambrosioides; crushing the plant to extract a liquid that we drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. This remedy for adults and children.
H(037) cough, pound the following plants : Ocimum gratissimum, Allium sativum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Bryophyllum bipinnatum, Cymbopogon citratus, Lantana camara. Mix with some water, squeeze and drink the liquid obtained, 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning : This remedy for adults only who suffer from severe coughing.
H(046) measles, pounded leafy stems soaked in H2O, enema
H(051) fever and pain, pounded leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides applying to the body with fever
H(068) wormer, leafy stem crushed and diluted in some water , enema early in the morning
H(068) hookworm (nioka-nkawu), decoction of the following plants : Garcinia kola pilé (seeds), Chenopodium ambrosioides, Clematis vitalba, Ocimum basilicum. sift and drink the liquid obtained, ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of not eating of lemons and orange, or drink alcohol. .
H(082) asthma, leaves or leafy stems , decoction, steam-bath.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound together the following plants : barks of Mangifera indica and of Newbouldia laevis and Chenopodium ambrosioides. Macerating the mixture in water and sift, then drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, decoction of the following plants : Newbouldia laevis (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (leaves), Vitex madiensis (leaves), Bridelia ferruginea (barks), Ocimum grattissimum, Chenopodium ambrosioïdes, Boerhavia diffusa (rhizomes). Put in a basin and rectal bath. Then purging, 1 bamboo glass per day.
H(103) gingivitis or H(103) tooth decay with swelling (ngulungambaki), pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of plants below : Ocimum gratissimum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Gossypium barbadense (leaves) ; drink the liquid sifted , ½ glass, 2 times per day. It should be kept in the mouth a quantity of the product still hot 3 times per day. Do not swallow.
H(113) rheumatism, pound the following plants : Aframomum alboviolaceum (stems), Heinsia crinita (roots), Securidaca longenpedunculuta, Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Milicia excelsa (leaves), Ocimum grattissimum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Sansevieria bracteata (leaves). Mix and decoction in palm wine or sugarcane ; press and sift then add a bit of traditional salt Rub the sick members, 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nkasi kindongo, kila nioka (Kikongo), kata makusu (Kisonge), mwene misobo (Kiyansi), mudia nioka, kuninuki (Kipende), dinkanga bakishi (Tshiluba)
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(014), H(050), H(100), H(101), H(104), H(113), H(118), H(139), H(173), H(189)
Recipes : H(004) heel tears or rips (biata), pound Cissus aralioides and rubs tears, 2 times per day .
H(013) buboes andH(013) abscess, barks mixedes à palm oil local application.
H(013) abscess, barks of the plant pounded local application
H(013) skin eruptions, sap from stems local application
H(014) whitlow (Kinsiendi), pound Cissus aralioides and rub the sick place
H(050) belly bloat (hydropie), barks of roots and of trunk pounded diluted in palm wine; the liquid VO.; the maceration is used as a plaster on the belly.
H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction of roots of Elaeis guineensis, of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, of Crossopteryx febrifuga, male papaya (Carica papaya), of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Boerhavia diffusa and of Securidaca longipedunculata , Cissus aralioides, fruits of lemons, rhizomes of Kikwa ki mpata sp. Tapinanthus poggei and the barks or roots of Samanea leptophylla.To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, decoction of the mixing of plants below : Cissus aralioides, Kindoma sp (roots), Garcinia huillensis (roots) and Securidaca longipedunculata .To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(104) pain of stomach and H(113) kidney pain , roots barks and of trunk pounded and diluted in palm wine, the liquid , VO. 3 times per day
H(118) laryngitis (kikodi kodi), boil together barks of Musanga cecropioides, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, Clerodendrum uncinatum, roots of papaya, of Elaeis guineensis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, Crossopteryx febrifuga (in small quantities), of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; Cissus aralioides sliced, lemons sliced, roots or barks of Bridelia ferruginea and roots d’Itundu sp.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day. You can also take the prescribed medication against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin. Prohibited food : You can also take the prescribed medication against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin.
H(139) sexual asthenia, decoction of fresh leaves , VO.
H(173) leprosy (wasi), pound Cissus aralioides and mix with the burned slats of a mat. Apply to the body 2 times per day.
H(189) accelerate the progress of babies, maceration of pounded leaves, VO. or n applying plaster on feet
H(189) difficulties of the child to make the first steps (koka), pound and macerated in some water Cissus aralioides, filter with a white cloth and do an enema in a proportion of 1/4 of glass, 1 time per day with interval of 3 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mbwa mpimbidi, kibwa kimpidi (Kikongo), mwen’e mbimbi (Kiyanzi), muzau (Kisongo), mbodi-mbadi (Kinkanu), mudimba-lambala (Kimbala)
Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsumara & Makai
Official name : Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsumara & Makai
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Citrullus vulgaris Eckl. & Zeyh. , Colocynthis citrullus (L.) Kuntze
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, boil in plenty of water the mixing of barks of Spondias mombin, Hibiscus acetosella red and green forms, Alchornea cordifolia (dry leaves), Clerodendrum formicarum, Citrullus lanatus (leaves), Lippia multiflora. Take a filtered bottle and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. take a total bath morning and afternoon and put your feet in the mixture during 10 minutes every time you wash the entire body and this for three consecutive days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mbika ntetu (Kikongo)
Citrus ×aurantium L.
Official name : Citrus ×aurantium L.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck , Citrus paradisi Macfad
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, boil together the following plants: seeds of onion, juice of Citrus sinensis, leaves of Sapium cornutum and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, roots of Quisqualis hensii, Aframomum melegueta and traditional salt to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : lala dinzenzo, didiya (Kikongo)
Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Official name : Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus limonum Risso
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, boil all the plants below: leaves of Costus lucanusianus and of Gossypium barbadense, barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, juice of Citrus limon (lemons), Aframomum melegueta and Securidaca longipedunculata ; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : lala ma nsa (Kikongo)
Clematis hirsuta var glabrescens
Official name : Clematis hirsuta var glabrescens
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) migraine (Lukika), crumple leaves of Ocimum gratissimum and press; apply the juice masally. After, crumple leaves of Clematis hirsuta var glabrescens and apply through the nose by aspiration, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nkonka-ntu (Kikongo)
Clematis orientalis L.
Official name : Clematis orientalis L.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) hookworm, H(068) strongyloidiasi (nioka nkawu), decoction of the mixing of seeds of Garcinia kola pounded, of Chenopodium ambrosioides, Clematis orientalis (leaves) and Ocimum basilicum.To filter and drink ½ glass 3 times per day. Warning : It is strictly forbidden of eating lemons, oranges and drinking wine, alcoholic beverages.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Clematis vitalba L.
Official name : Clematis vitalba L.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) hookworm (nioka-nkawu), decoction of the following plants : Garcinia kola pilé (seeds), Chenopodium ambrosioides, Clematis vitalba, Ocimum basilicum. sift and drink the liquid obtained, ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of not eating of lemons and orange, or drink alcohol.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kalahari (Kikongo)
Clerodendrum angolense Gürke
Official name : Clerodendrum angolense Gürke
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma (Nsunga ntulu), crumple or twist leaves of Ocimum gratissimum and of Costus phyllocephalus or of C. lucanusianus; put in a bottle and add ground nest of the insect kibula-nkalu sp; and 1 glass H2O. Let stand, VO. in the evening , 1/3 glass. After 4 days and re-prepare the medication and of thereafter until 15 day .After, decoction of leaves of Clerodendrum angolense with small leaves and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day and do also an enema, 1 glass 1 time per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kindangolo (Kikongo)
Clerodendrum formicarum Gürke
Official name : Clerodendrum formicarum Gürke
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(014), H(018), H(091), H(099), H(113)
Recipes : H(014) acute dermatitis, eruption cutanée with desquamation andH(014) itching (nkulu, mpese), pound the plants below together : leaves of Brillantaisia patula, termitière des termites non comestibles, Commelina africana, Mondia whitei, Nymphaea lotus and Clerodendrum formicarum; Mix with le juice of la pulpe des noix of Sclerosperma mannii; dilute in water, press, filter and add white clay. VO. 1 table spoon 3 times per day
H(018) headache, pound whole plants below : Clerodendrum formicarum, Ocimum minimum. Mix with of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis and of oil des crude palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis). rub the forehead and neck, 2 times per day. Warning : One can also apply the prescribed medication against the headache but It is recommended of seek the origin of headache
H(091) slump baby because sexual relations of the mother and often resulting in his death (kesa), pound together leaves of tomato, Commelina africana and Clerodendrum formicarum and put a small quantity of crushed mixture under the armpits of one of the spouses. Prepare the rest of the mixture with food and eating together (spouses and the sick child). Warning : It is recommended à la mère of ne plus allaiter le bébé ni dormir together with l’enfant.
H(099) epilepsy, boil in plenty of water the mixing of barks of Spondias mombin, Hibiscus acetosella red and green forms, Alchornea cordifolia (dry leaves), Clerodendrum formicarum, Citrullus lanatus (leaves), Lippia multiflora. Take a filtered bottle and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. take a total bath morning and afternoon and put your feet in the mixture during 10 minutes every time you wash the entire body and this for three consecutive days.
H(099) epilepsy, pound together and macerated in H2O leaves of Millettia versicolor, Clerodendrum formicarum, Schwenkia americana and Hyptis nepetifolia. take a total bath 1 time per day. Prohibited food : not eating anything that flies or gambade as : birds, hens, goats, monkey and fish; look at himself, nor look at a dead body, to go to the market or walk alone.
H(113) rheumatism, to roast the mixing of leaves of Chamaesyce hirta and of Schwenkia americana, Clerodendrum formicarum, Desmodium lasiocarpum and la peau du varan. Broyer ce mélange together with traditional salt. Make incisions or tattoos aux endroits malades and rub dessus the powder 1 time per day with interval of 1 day. Prohibited food : leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum as vegetables and pork meat
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : makuku matatu (Kikongo)
Clerodendrum splendens G. Don
Official name : Clerodendrum splendens G. Don
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) vision of the spirits followed to overturning and of death. After stiffening (ngimbi), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula, (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Clerodendrum splendens, Costus lucanusianus or Costus phyllocephalus (leaves) and Renealmia africana; macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, filter and add white clay ; VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass filtrate 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kindangolo (Kikongo)
Clerodendrum uncinatum Schinz
Official name : Clerodendrum uncinatum Schinz
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(034), H(068), H(092), H(100), H(113), H(118), H(169), H(187)
Recipes : H(034) intercostal pain or thoracic (lubansi), boil together the following plants: Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves and roots), Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves), Saccharum officinarum (pounded sugarcane), and Tephrosia vogelii. take a total bath with this mixture rubbing whole body, 2 times per day.
H(068) hookworm, decoction of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria with leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum and roots of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha.To filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day.
H(092) poisoning (ndikila), decoction of leaves of Dichrostachys cinerea; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea, boil together the following plants: roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Morinda lucida, of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, of barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa and of Gardenia ternifolia (ou roots), of rhizomes of Kikwa ki mpata sp.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day
H(100) blennorrhoea (sopisi), boil together the following plants: roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Heinsia crinita, of Morinda lucida and of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, of roots of Kikwa ki mpata sp, of barks or roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... and of Hallea stipulosa; to filter and drink ½ glass filtrate 3 times per day. Prohibited food : take beverages including milk during the entire period of treatment.
H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction of the following plants : roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Heinsia crinita, of Morinda lucida and of Craterispermum schweinfurthii; leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, rhizomes of Bikwa bi mpata sp, barks or roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var..., barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : beverages and lait
H(113) rheumatisms, boil together the following plants: Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), Saccharum officinarum (entre neouds of sugarcane), Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Imperata cylindrica (roots), Schwenkia americana (roots), Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
H(113) rheumatism, boil together leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, internodes of sugarcane, barks of Erythrina abyssinica, roots of Imperata cylindrica, of Schwenkia americana, of Gardenia and of Dichrostachys cinerea.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food :meat of pork, leaves of manioc and Gnetum africanum as vegetables
H(118) laryngitis (kikodi kodi), decoction of the following plants : Musanga cecropioides (barks), Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum, papaya(roots), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Cissus aralioïdes cut into pieces, lemons cut into pieces, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Bridelia ferruginea (roots or barks of trunk), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Itundu sp. (roots); sift and drink 1/3 bamboo glass, 3 times per day. N.B. One can also take the prescribed remedies against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin. It is strictly forbidden of grow angry, even for a short time.
H(169) hernia, boil together the mixing of plants below : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), papaya(roots of Carica papaya), Rhipsalis baccifera (épices), Mondia whitei (roots) and Schwenkia americana (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(187) blocking testicles in the belly may causela sexual weakness in adults (nsunda), boil together the following plants: Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), male papaya (roots of (Carica papaya), Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), Mondia whitei, Schwenkia americana (roots) and Rhipsalis baccifera (spines).To filter and drink 1 glass, once at night.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nkongi nkongi (Kikongo)
Cogniauxia podolaena Baill.
Official name : Cogniauxia podolaena Baill.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(013), H(091), H(099), H(100), H(116), H(124), H(170), H(187)
Recipes : H(006) constipation of a baby of one to two months, pound 6 leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena, filter and faire VO. au bébé 1 tablespoon, 3 times per day. N.B. It is recommended make him eat a lot of fruits of as oranges, tangerines or of Carica papaya to avoid constipation.
H(013) incurable skin eruptions accompanied ofH(014) itchings (yamba di nzazi), pound together the following plants : ground of termite mound crushed and burned ; déchets of fruits, roots and leaves of Aframomum alboviolaceum; Strychynos cocculoïdes (fruits), Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Canna indica (leaves), Aframomum melegueta (seeds), Cogniauxia podolaena (leaves), Tephrosia vogelii (leaves, seeds and waste of gousses) and le faux-coton du palmier Elaeis guineensis; Macerating the mixture in water, filter and mix with the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. Rub the body entier 2 times per day
H(091) excess weight loss, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : barks of Garcinia kola or of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, Mondia whitei, barks of Caloncoba welwitschii, roots and spines of Dichrostachys cinerea and 6 leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena.To filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning : this remedy causes much appetite and les selles du malade sont pâteuses.
H(099) epilepsy, pound together leaves of manioc with leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena; macerated in H2O, filter and take a total bath chaque matin once a day
H(099) epilepsy, decoction leaves in palm wine pris in drops 3 times per day. Another part of the decoction is used to wash the head of the patient
H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction roots pounded in palm wine, enema anal for man and vaginally for women
H(116) règles interrompues sans grossesse, pound 6 leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena, macerated in H2O ; to filter and drink ½ glass. N.B. This remedy can cause H(008) diarrhea, so 1 hour after the catch, It is recommended of VO. 2 glasses H2O.
H(124) hemostatic, leaves pounded, R.N.S.
H(170) ascites (kiungu)), cut 6 leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena; boil in water, to filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(187) narrowing the vaginal especially after delivery , decoction roots pounded in palm wine en rectal bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kisakamba (Kikongo), nkaya beba nseny (Kiyanzi)
Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott & Endl.
Official name : Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott & Endl.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Sterculia acuminata P. Beauv.
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(027), H(068), H(094), H(124), H(139), H(169), H(171), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) skin rash accompanied ofH(014) itchings, pound together the following plants : Momordica charantia, Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Allium sativum, Cola acuminata (leaves), Cyperus articulatus (leaves) and Cajanus cajan; macerated in H2O and press to obtain an aqueous solution. VO. 1 table spoon of the solution added of egg white, 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) frequent abortions , delivery of stillborn (lufwadikisi), pound and macerated in H2O leaves of ferns (Pteridium aquilinum), of Myrianthus arboreus, of Cola acuminata, d’Imperata cylindrica (leaves fraîches) and Cymbopogon densiflorus. take a total bath 3 days of suite when the moon appears.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), chew barks of trunk of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... with slices of fruit of Cola acuminata; swallow the saliva gradually, 3 times per day
H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plants: Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (fruits), barks of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum, Cyperus articulatus, Capsicum frutescens, Aframomum melegueta, barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, roots of Landolphia owariensis (barks), Mondia whitei, roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Dorstenia psilurus, roots of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Garcinia huillensis., dilute in water, macerate and let stand overnight. Press well and filter then put in bottles adding a table spoon of sugar in each one. Expose the full solution bottles in the sun for three days. Drink ½ glass, one time in the evening. Warning this medicine may cause dizziness but we must continue the treatment.
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(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), eat roots of Mondia whitei with peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), the kernel of palm nuts (Elaeis guinensis) or of Cola acuminata (seeds), 2 times per day.
H(169) hernia, pound together parts of the plants below : Garcinia kola, Cola acuminata, Heinsia crinita (seeds), Annona senegalensis (leaves) and Anisophyllea quangensis (roots or fruit) decoction, to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(169) hernia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Garcinia kola (seeds), Cola acuminata (seeds), Heinsia crinita (seeds), Annona senegalensis (leaves) and roots or fruits d’Anisopyllea quangensis.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning : This medication is for adults. It is also prohibited of eating lemons for the duration of the treatment. Prohibited food : pumpkin, beverages, pepers, les leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum as vegetables.
H(169) hernia, decoction of roots of Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha dans le vin of raphia, to filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 2 times per day.
H(169) hernia, pound together parts of the plants below : Garcinia kola, Cola acuminata, Heinsia crinita (seeds), Annona senegalensis (leaves) and Anisophyllea quangensis (roots or fruit) decoction, to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(171) diabetes, decoction of the following plants : Costus phyllocephalus (leaves), Malaka sp. (leaves), Ocimum minimum, Schwenkia americana, Cymbopogon densiflorus (leaves), Scorodophloeus zenkeri (barks of trunk), Cola acuminata (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tubers and leaves of manioc, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, alcoholic beverages and soft, meat fat and of fish, palm oil. One can eat : toasts, forest yams, taros, liquid milk, vegetables (much of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), S. macrocarpon and S. aethiopicum (shum).
H(201) madness (all stages considered), pound and decoction of the following plants : Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Cola acuminata (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Cucumeropsis mannii (leaves), Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Brillantaisia patula (roots), Trema orientalis (leaves), Rauvolfia vomitoria (barks) and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon supplemented with one egg and white clay, 2 times per day.
H(201) madness or H(201) dementia, pound together and decoction leaves of Hymenocardia acida, of Cola acuminata, of Dacryodes edulis, of Citrullus lanatus, of Capsicum frutescens, of Lippia multiflora and of Trema orientalis; roots of Brillantaisia patula, of barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria and fruits of Aframomum melegueta and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon filtrate mixed with one egg and white clay, 2 times per day.
H(201) vision of the spirits causing the fall to the ground and the sudden dead of the person (ngimbi), maceration overnight the mixing of Millettia drastica (leaves), Millettia versicolor (leaves), Schwenkia americana, Desmodium velutinum and Cola acuminata (seeds). take a total bath 2 times per day. Prohibited : to the market, go to a bereavement, see a corpse,eat leaves of Gnetum africanum, of manioc, of Salacia pynaerti; meat of pork, goats, hens and fruits of Aframomum alboviolaceum
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nkasu (Kikongo)
Combretum platypterum (Welw.) Hutch. & Dalziel
Official name : Combretum platypterum (Welw.) Hutch. & Dalziel
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, boil together the following plants: leaves of Bridelia ferruginea, barks of Quisqualis hensii (ou of Combretum platypterum), leaves of Hymenocardia acida and of Dacryodes edulis, of stems of Cyperus articulatus.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Combretum psidioides Welw.
Official name : Combretum psidioides Welw.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(187)
Recipes : H(187) continuous baby crying for lack of uvula making the child incapable of sucking (ngandaka), pound together and macerated in H2O the mixing of plants below : Aloe congolensis, Ficus thonningii (leaves), Combretum psidioides (barks) and Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var.... wash the head of the baby 3 times per day and do an enema of 1/4 of glass 1 time per day.
H(068) this medication is also recommended against amoebiasis
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Commelina africana L.
Official name : Commelina africana L.
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(018), H(053), H(091), H(099), H(113), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruptions with desquamation starting with lesmembres before invading the whole body (nkulu = mpese), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), termitière, Commelina africana, Mondia whitei, Nymphaea lotus and Clerodendrum formicarum. Mix with le liquide of la pulpe pilée des noix of Sclerosperma mannii; macerate, press and add white clay. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(014) acute dermatitis, eruption cutanée with desquamation andH(014) itching (nkulu, mpese), pound the plants below together : leaves of Brillantaisia patula, termitière des termites non comestibles, Commelina africana, Mondia whitei, Nymphaea lotus and Clerodendrum formicarum; Mix with le juice of la pulpe des noix of Sclerosperma mannii; dilute in water, press, filter and add white clay. VO. 1 table spoon 3 times per day
H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), decoction and filter barks of Hallea stipulosa, add the pounded mixture of Ottelia ulvifolia, of Brillantaisia patula, dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river, of Commelina africana and of Allium sativum. Mix with white clay, to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(014) acute dermatitis withH(014) itching (mpese), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), termitière, Commelina africana, Mondia whitei, Nymphaea lotus, Clerodendrum formicarum. Mix with la sap of la pulpe des noix of Sclerosperma mannii; macerate, press and add white clay.To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(014) dermatosis (nkulu), pound together with Aloe congolensis,the terminal ends of Pteridium aquilinum, leaves of Tephrosia vogelii, of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of ngemba-ndundu sp ; apply the product on the whole body 2 times per day. (friction)
H(014) dermatosis (nkulu), pound together Aloe congolensis with Commelina africana, leaves of Solanum micranthum and of Carica papaya. apply the product on the whole body 2 times per day. (friction). It is recommended to use both drinkable and applicable remedies to the body to better treat this disease.
H(018) migraine, pound and macerated in the juice of Canarium schweinfurthii the following plants : leaves of Sclerosperma mannii, Conyza sumatrensis, young manioc leaves, leaves of Nymphaea lotus and Commelina africana; press and filter. Wash the face 2 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of close your eyes and do not swallow the aqueous solution
H(053) mumps (kutu), crumple and press the mixing of the following plants : Crossopteryx febrifuga (leaves), Commelina africana, Canna indica (leaves), Tetrorchidium didymostemon (leaves); pour few drops (1 to 2 ) in the nose. After, pour few drops of Whisky (bitatila=alcool) in the ears.
H(091) slump baby because sexual relations of the mother and often resulting in his death (Kesa), pound together leaves of tomato, Commelina africana and Clerodendrum formicarum and put a small quantity of crushed mixture under the armpits of one of the spouses. Prepare the rest of the mixture with food and eating together (spouses and the sick child). Warning : It is recommended to the mother of not breastfeed or sleep together with the child
H(099) epilepsy, pound together the following plants : leaves of Brillantaisia patula and of Hymenocardia ulmoides, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and of Costus lucanusianus; and Commelina africana; macerated in H2O, press and add white clay.To filter and drink 1 tablespoon with one egg 1 time per day. Prohibited food : anything that flies as hen, oiseau ; goats, monkeys, river fish ; look at a dead body ; look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone.
H(099) epilepsy, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Costus lucanusianus, of Costus phyllocephalus and leaves of Hymenocardia ulmoides, les leafy stems of Vigna subterranea, heart of banana tree and Commelina africana; Filter and add du traditional salt then drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(099) epilepsy, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Brillantaisia patula and of Hymenocardia ulmoides, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and Costus lucanusianus and Commelina africana. Filter and add white clay. Bien Mix and VO. together with 1 egg 1 tablespoon, 1 time per day.
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Garcinia huillensis (roots), Commelina africana, Ficus thonningii (roots), Cajanus cajan (leaves), Sesamum indicum (seeds) Vigna subterranea (seeds), Arachis hypogaea with red seeds (seeds), Croton mubango (barks of trunk), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks fraîches). Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis. Rub the body, 2 times per day
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound together the following plants; Commelina africana, Manotes expansa, Brillantaisia patula (leaves and roots), Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves of tomato), Mondia whitei (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria. heat and remove from the heat before boiling, press and filter then drink ½ glass the morning and at noon. Whenever the patient feels worse we need to apply the medication nasal and eye.
H(201) vision of the spirits followed to overturning and of death. After stiffening (ngimbi), to roast leaves of Brillantaisia patula, of Annona senegalensis and of Pentaclethra eetveldeana with the plant of Commelina africana; finely ground and mix with a bit of salt add of l’eau and le heart of banana tree découpé. Laver le corps du patient with le produit
H(201) vision of the spirits (ngimbi), to roast the parts of following plants : leaves of Brillantaisia patula and of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha and leafy stem of Commelina africana; Well crush and add a little salt, dilute in water with the sliced banana heart. Take the total bath every night before going to bed. Prohibited : to the market, attend a mourning, look at a dead body, eat leaves of Gnetum africanum, manioc of maïs and of Salacia pynaertii; meat of pork and of goat, hens and fruits of Aframomum alboviolaceum.
H(201) madness (all stages combined), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves and roots), Commelina africana, Manotes expansa, Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves), Mondia whitei, Rauvolfia vomitoria; decoction of the mixture with H2O and remove from the heat before boiling ; let it cool and sift, then drink ½ glass in the morning and In the evening.
H(201) inoffensive madness, boil together the following plants: Oryza sativa (leaves, roots and seeds waste), fresh roots of Zea mays, leaves and roots of Dichrostachys cinerea, fruits of Caloncoba welwitschii, Cymbopogon densiflorus, roots of Commelina africana and Piper nigrum.To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nlakisi (Kikongo)
Conyza sumatrensis (Retz.) E.K. Walker
Official name : Conyza sumatrensis (Retz.) E.K. Walker
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Erigeron sumatrensis Retz.
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(018), H(056), H(173)
Recipes : 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 guineensis). Rub the body, 2 times per day.
H(014) mycose withH(014) itching and desquamation, pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks), Conyza sumatrensis, green waste from corn cobs, Gossypium barbandense (leaves), Pentadiplandra brazzeana (dry powder), Pentaclethra macrophylla (seeds), Physostigma venenosum (red seeds), Canna bidentata (fresh seeds), Helichrysum mechowianum (leaves) and Eleutherine bulbosa (hollow leaves). Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts. Rub the body 2 times per day(nkulu)
H(014) dermatosiss,H(014) mycoses,H(014) gales, fresh leavesand rub the sick place
H(014) panari (kinsiesi, sikama), pound together the following plants : Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Conyza sumatrensis and Emilia coccinea. press and pour few drops of liquid solution at the sick place
H(016) swollen and painful breasts (n’sansi), boil all the plants below: Momordica charantia, ngemba-ndundu sp., Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), green waste of Musa paradisiaca and Conyza sumatrensis.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(018) migraine, pound and macerated in the juice of Canarium schweinfurthii the following plants : leaves of Sclerosperma mannii, Conyza sumatrensis, young manioc leaves, leaves of Nymphaea lotus and Commelina africana; press and filter. Wash the face 2 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of close your eyes and do not swallow the aqueous solution
H(018) migraine, pound and macerated in the juice of Canarium schweinfurthii the following plants : leaves of Sclerosperma mannii, Conyza sumatrensis, young manioc leaves, leaves of Nymphaea lotus and Commelina africana; press and filter. Wash the face 2 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of close your eyes and do not swallow the aqueous solution
H(056) microfilariae, boil together the following plants: ngemba-ndundu sp., Conyza sumatrensis, Momordica charantia, Morinda lucida (leaves), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), Pentaclethra macrophylla, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots) and les déchets des bananes unripees.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day
H(173) leprosy (wasi), pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Conyza sumatrensis, Gossypium barbadense (leaves). press, filter and dive into the aqueous solution obtained from a green stone of river (nzamena) and ngindu-ngindu sp. Rub the whole body 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : fumu di biula, fumu di matebo, fumu di bakuyu (Kikongo)
Conyza sumatrensis (Retz.) E.K. Walker
Official name : Conyza sumatrensis (Retz.) E.K. Walker
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Erigeron sumatrensis Retz.
Symptoms : H(014), H(016), H(020), H(173)
Recipes : H(014) mycose withH(014) itching and desquamation, pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks), Conyza sumatrensis, green waste from corn cobs, Gossypium barbandense (leaves), Pentadiplandra brazzeana (dry powder), Pentaclethra macrophylla (seeds), Physostigma venenosum (red seeds), Canna bidentata (fresh seeds), Helichrysum mechowianum (leaves) and Eleutherine bulbosa (hollow leaves). Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts. Rub the body 2 times per day(nkulu)
H(014) dermatosiss,H(014) mycoses,H(014) gales, fresh leavesand rub the sick place
H(014) panari (kinsiesi, sikama), pound together the following plants : Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Conyza sumatrensis and Emilia coccinea. press and pour few drops of liquid solution at the sick place
H(016) swollen and painful breasts (n’sansi), boil all the plants below: Momordica charantia, ngemba-ndundu sp., Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), green waste of Musa paradisiaca and Conyza sumatrensis.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(020) snake bite, fresh crushed leaves application on the bitten part
H(056) microfilariae, boil together the following plants: ngemba-ndundu sp., Conyza sumatrensis, Momordica charantia, Morinda lucida (leaves), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), Pentaclethra macrophylla, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots) and les déchets des bananes unripees.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day
H(173) leprosy (wasi), pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Conyza sumatrensis, Gossypium barbadense (leaves). press, filter and dive into the aqueous solution obtained from a green stone of river (nzamena) and ngindu-ngindu sp. Rub the whole body 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : fumu di buila, fumu di matebo, fumu di bakuyu (Kikongo)
Costus afer Ker Gawl.
Official name : Costus afer Ker Gawl.
Family : Costaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) dangerous madness, pound together and decoction of the plants below : leaves of Cajanus cajan, Renealmia africana, Lippia multiflora, leaves of Ficus thonningii, Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and stems of Costus afer or C. lucanusianus; to filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : bosoboso (Kikongo)
Costus lucanusianus J. Braun & K. Schum.
Official name : Costus lucanusianus J. Braun & K. Schum.
Family : Costaceae
Symptoms : H(027), H(034), H(037), H(091), H(099), H(201)
Recipes : 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(034), H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations the person eats but can not get enough (n’gewu), pound together leaves or barks of Erythrina abyssinica, Renealmia africana, 3 internodes of sugarcane, Costus lucanusianus (leaves) and rape Ananas comosus. Press, filter and put in a bottle, add 1 spoonful of sugar and exposing the solution in the sun for 3 days ; Drink ½ glass, 1 time per day.
H(037) cough (ntulu), boil together leaves of Costus lucanusianus and of Gossypium barbadense; barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, peels of lemons fruits , fruits of Aframomum melegueta and roots of Securidaca longipedunculata ; VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass of the sieved mixture, 3 times per day.
H(099) epilepsy, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Brillantaisia patula and of Hymenocardia ulmoides, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and Costus lucanusianus and Commelina africana. Filter and add white clay. Bien Mix and VO. together with 1 egg 1 tablespoon, 1 time per day.
H(099) epilepsy, pound and macerated in H2O stems of Costus phyllocephalus and roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria. Filter and Take un bain corporel total 1 time per day In the evening.Prohibited food : anything that flies as birds ; goat, monkey; river fish, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone
H(201) madness, boil together the following plants: Allium cepa (onions, seeds), Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sapium cornutum (leaves), Sesamum radiatum (leaves); Costus lucanusianus (roots).To filter and drink 1/2 of glass, 2 times per day
H(201) joyful inoffensive madness, pound together and decoction of leaves of Cajanus cajan, of Ficus thonningii, of Renealmia africana, of Lippia multiflora, Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, Costus phyllocephalus (stems) and Costus lucanusianus (stems).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness H(201) dangerous madness, (run, dance and laughs), pound and decoction the mixing of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Renealmia africana, Lippia multiflora, Ficus thonningii (leaves), Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, Costus phyllocephalus (stems), Costus lucanusianus (stems).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(201 ) vision of the spirits followed to overturning and of death. After stiffening (ngimbi), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula, (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Clerodendrum splendens, Costus lucanusianus or Costus phyllocephalus (leaves) and Renealmia africana; macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, filter and add white clay ; VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass filtrate 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : bosoboso (Kikongo)
Costus phyllocephalus K. Schum.
Official name : Costus phyllocephalus K. Schum.
Family : Costaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(014), H(018), H(033), H(034), H(037), H(046), H(068), H(082), H(091), H(098), H(099), H(113), H(116), H(124), H(155), H(162x), H(166), H(171), H(187), H(201)
Recipes : H(002) lack of breast milk during lactation, boil together the stems of Costus phyllocephalus, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and Chamaesyce hirta, to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
H(014) dermatosis (Bisaku), pound together the following plants : leaves of Aframomum alboviolaceum and Tephrosia vogelii, leaves non déroulées of Costus phyllocephalus of crude palm oil ; add powder guns and rub the whole body 2 times per day. Lorsque le malade commence à guérir, crumple leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, Mix with palm oil and rub the whole body 2 times per day.
H(018) headache, heaviness of head which seems to merge (kisungu ki ntu muntu), pound together leaves of Cajanus cajan and leaves and stems of Costus phyllocephalus. press and VO. le liquide obtenu, 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(018) migraine (Lukika), pound together roots d’Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia and stems of Costus phyllocephalus. Filter and pour few drops in the nose, 2 times per day
H(033) female infertility, difficulty in conceiving (Kisita), pound together the mixing of stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Arachis hypogaea and of roots of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii. decoction dans un poquet en terre cuite.To filter and drink with one egg, 1 table spoon filtrate 3 times per day.
H(033) female infertility, difficulty in conceiving (Kisita), decoction of the mixing of barks of Milicia excelsa, of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa and of Sapium cornutum, of stems of Costus phyllocephalus, of roots of banana tree, red or green Hibiscus acetosella.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day the first day of menstruation.
H(034) heart palpitations with fall to earth, fog in eyes or sometimes have as a presence of grains of sand,, boil together stems of Costus phyllocephalus, roots Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Dichrostachys cinerea, d’Imperata cylindrica and d’Anchomanes difformis (rhizome) and Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day
H(034) heart palpitations, couper en tranches minces leaves of Costus phyllocephalus, let stand toute la nuit dans l’eau. Passer in the morning and wash les yeux with la solution aqueuse filtrée 1 time per day for 3 consecutive days. Warning : Si les yeux rougissent and font sortir une sécrétion blanche au coin of l’oeil, ne pas s’effrayer and poursuivre le traitement
H(034) heart palpitations, pound together roots d’Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia, barks of Bridelia ferruginea and stems of Costus phyllocephalus; bien macerated in H2O, press or Filter puis pourune goutte dans chaque oeil, 1 time per day with interval of 1 day
H(037) tuberculosis (T.B.C.), boil together roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii and roots and stems of Costus phyllocephalus.To filter and drink ½ glass , 3 times per day.
H(046) measles, pound the stems of Costus phyllocephalus together with H2O; Filter and do an enema 1 glass per day.
H(068) hookworm, strongyloidiasi, trichocéphalose (nioka nkawu), decoction together leaves of Spondias mombin, les young manioc leaves and of Costus phyllocephalus, filter and put in a bottle; add 1 tablespoon of fat of python, of porc, of goat and of palm oil. Bien secouer, agiter fortement and drink ½ glass 2 times per day. Cette médication peut être prise aussi dans tous les cas des H(038) infections of l’utérus or lorsqu’il y a interruption of lait maternel en période d’allaitement pour cause d’infection des seins.
H(082) asthma, crumple l’Ocimum gratissimum and leaves of Costus phyllocephalus; put in a bottle and add le nid en terre broyée of l’insecte appelé kibula nkalu and un verre H2O. VO. 1/3 of glass In the evening
H(091) H(091) tiredness (Mabibi), pound the stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Mix with 1 bottle of water, press and put in a bottle; add Cyperus articulatus (leaves pounded) and let stand overnight. Filter le lendemain and conserver dans la même bouteille. Drink ½ glass In the evening.
H(098) insomnia (kinzuangula), pound the plants below : scraped powder of trunk of Hymenocardia acida and stems of Costus phyllocephalus. press and mix tout, take a total bath In the evening orwash the face with the aqueous solution. Filter one part and pour few drops in eyes.Prohibited food : Break with the teeth the grains of salt, sesame, eat palm nuts
H(099) epilepsy, pound together and macerated in H2O stems of Costus phyllocephalus and roots d’Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia. Filter and apply le filtrat par voie oculaire and nasale
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, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Costus lucanusianus, of Costus phyllocephalus and leaves of Hymenocardia ulmoides, les leafy stems of Vigna subterranea, heart of banana tree and Commelina africana; Filter and add du traditional salt then drink 1 table spoon, 3 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(099) epilepsy, burning in the house where the patient is the plants below : leaves vertes of Annona senegalensis, leafy stems vertes d’Arachis hypogaea and of Musanga cecropioides, of Musa paradisiaca, of Costus lucanusianus. Brûler for 3 consecutive days so that the smoke impregnates the patient's body
H(099) epilepsy, pound the stems of Costus phyllocephalus, macerated in 1 bottle of water; Filter and put in a bottle puis add leaves of Cyperus articulatus pounded and let stand overnight. ReFilter le lendemain and drink ½ glass In the evening 1 time per day. Cette médication provoque much of sommeil la nuit.
H(099) epilepsy, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Brillantaisia patula and of Hymenocardia ulmoides, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and Costus lucanusianus and Commelina africana. Filter and add white clay. Bien Mix and VO. together with 1 egg 1 tablespoon, 1 time per day.
H(099) epilepsy, pound and macerated in H2O stems of Costus phyllocephalus and roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria. Filter and Take un bain corporel total 1 time per day In the evening.Prohibited food : anything that flies as birds ; goat, monkey; river fish, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone
H(099) nervousness close of the madness (kimpi), pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river, tige of Costus phyllocephalus, Nymphaea lotus and Brillantaisia patula. mix with H2O, press and add white clay.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(108) cold and H(018) headaches, leaves and stems broyées and macerated , VO.
H(113) rheumatism and H(201) dementia, decoctions of tige VO.H(113) joint pain, paralysis (kintolula), decoction with le juice of sugarcane the mixing of following plants : young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, barks of Hallea stipulosa, tige of Costus phyllocephalus, oil palmiste, Lippia multiflora, pulp of crude palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis). Filter and add a bit of salt. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : peper, grain of salt broken with teeth, oil, egg, mushroom on dead wood.
H(116) cessation of menstruation without pregnancy, boil together leaves of Spondias mombin, les young manioc leaves and leaves of Costus phyllocephalus. Filter and put in a bottle wherein adding 1 table spoon of fat of python, of porc, of goat and palm oil. Shake strongly and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
H(124) pouring of blood from the nose and the mouth followed of sudden death (nkosi kibota), pound together the following plants : Dichaetanthera africana, Ottelia ulvifolia, young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Manotes expansa, leaves of Cajanus cajan, red seeds of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), leaves or stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Renealmia africana and barks of Croton mubango. macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, press, filter and add of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(155) tonsillitis(ngulunga zi laka), pound together and macerated in H2O barks of Dichrostachys cinerea and stems of Costus phyllocephalus.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(162x) urinate in bed at night (kizienaziena), boil in water with laquelle le riz a été lavé, the following plants : leaves d’beans, fruits of Renealmia africana and leaves of Costus phyllocephalus.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(166) bégayer, difficultés à parler, perte of voix, pound puis boil in water with la flour of cassava the following plants : stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Ottelia ulvifolia, seeds of onion, stems of Brillantaisia patula. Bien decoction jusqu’à l’obtention of la pâte. pound le sesame, le decoction pour en recueillir l’eau à mettre aussi dans une bouteille. Prélever 1 glass of cette eau, Mix with 1 cuillerée of la pâte du début and VO. 3 times per day.
H(171) diabetes, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Costus phyllocephalus, of Malaka sp., and of Ocimum minimum, Schwenkia americana, leaves of Cymbopogon densiflorus, trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri and leaves of Cola acuminata.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, farine, tubers and leaves of manioc; bananes of toutes sortes, maïs, arachides (Arachis hypogaea), fruits divers, patates douces, pains, lait en poudre, beverages (all), graisses of viande and of fish, palm oil and lemons
H(187) continuous crying baby (ngandaka), pound together and press the mixing of young manioc leaves and of Alchornea cordifolia and stems of Costus phyllocephalus. Well press and faire VO. au bébé 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day.
H(187) continuous crying baby (ngandaka), pound the plants below : leaves of Gossypium barbadense, leaves centrales of Canna bidentata and of bananier and leaves of Polygala acicularis. Faire un paquet enveloppé dans desleaves, add some water and enfoncer le paquet sous la cendre chaude. press and faire VO. au bébé 1 teaspoon 3 times per day..
H(187) continuous crying baby (ngandaka), pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of heart of banana tree, leaves young of Costus phyllocephalus, leaves of Brillantaisia patula and du salt. Filter and faire VO. au bébé 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) vision of the spirits, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of plantes ciAfter : souches of Costus phyllocephalus and of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Renealmia africana and leaves of Brillantaisia patula. Filter and mix with of white clay and VO. 1/3 glass, 2 times per day
H(201) dangerous madness, pound together and decoction of the plants below : leaves of Cajanus cajan, Renealmia africana, Lippia multiflora, leaves of Ficus thonningii, Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and stems of Costus afer or C. lucanusianus; to filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day
H(201) dangerous madness, pound the stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Mix with one bottle of water and mettre tout dans une même bouteille; add Cyperus articulatus pilé (leaves) and let stand overnight ; Filter le lendemain and remettre dans la bouteille, then drink ½ glass In the evening
H(201) dangerous madness, boil together Scleria achtenii, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and le sable of rivière ; Filter with a white cloth and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) dangerous madness, pound together barks of Dichrostachys cinerea and stems of Costus phyllocephalus. press and pour few drops in the nose.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : minkeni, munkuiza (Kikongo), musangala (Kimbala), kako-kako (Likele)
Costus spectabilis (Fenzl) K.Schum.
Official name : Costus spectabilis (Fenzl) K.Schum.
Family : Costaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(018), H(051)
Recipes : H(004) tears heel (biata), pound together the following plants : Smilax anceps, Helichrysum mechowianum (leaves), rhizom of Costus spectabilis and Eremospatha haullevileana (leaves); decoction of one part of the mixture, set foot in the filtered tepid liquid and rub. The other part ron the tears, 2 times per day.
H(018), H(051) difference of body temperature sometimes with headache (wumba), decoction with plenty of water the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Costus spectabilis, of Sapium cornutum, of Lippia multiflora, of Pentaclethra eetveldeana, of Hymenocardia acida, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Annona senegalensis, of Vitex madiensis, of Aframomum alboviolaceum (et stems), of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Pentaclethra macrophylla, of Bridelia ferruginea, of Millettia eetveldeana, of Mangifera indica, of Cymbopogon densiflorus and of Steganotaenia araliacea. Take a steam bath with the hot mixture and a full bath once the mixture almost cooled while rubbing the body with the leaves for 2 consecutive days. Take only than total body baths with friction by leaves and stop with the enema to avoid dehydration.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : dibata bata di nseki, lubata bata (Kikongo)
Craterispermum schweinfurthii Hiern
Official name : Craterispermum schweinfurthii Hiern
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(016), H(034), H(037), H(091), H(100), H(113), H(139), H(169), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruptions starting with the members (kiungu) and followed with flaking of the scalp, pound together the following plants : Allium cepa (leaves), Anchomanes difformis, Craterispermum schweinfurthii (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Scleria achtenii and Melinis minutiflora; decoction of the mixture and filter, rectal bath and rub the whole body. .
H(016) painful and swollen breasts, H(016) mastitis (nsansi), boil together the following plants: Momordica charantia, ngemba ndundu sp., Hallea stipulosa (barks), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), peels of green banana and Conyza sumatrensis; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(016) mastitis, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Croton mubango (barks), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (leaves), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (leaves), Anchomanes difformis and a bit of salt. Take a steam bath, then a rectal bath with tepid solution, 2 times per day.
H(034), H(091) pronounced emaciation with heart palpitations : this disease can lead to madness or to epilepsy (ngongo), boil together barks of Garcinia kola or of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii or of Mondia whitei, barks of Caloncoba welwitschii, roots and spines ofDichrostachys cinerea and 6 leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena.To filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning :the patient will be very hungry and his stools are pasty
H(037) tuberculosis (T.B.C.), boil together roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii and roots and stems of Costus phyllocephalus.To filter and drink ½ glass , 3 times per day.
H(091) excès d’amaigrissement, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : barks of Garcinia kola or of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, Mondia whitei, barks of Caloncoba welwitschii, roots and spines ofDichrostachys cinerea and 6 leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena.To filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning : this remedy causes much appetite and les selles du malade sont pâteuses.
H(100) blennorrhoea, boil together the following plants: roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Morinda lucida, of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, of barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa and of Gardenia ternifolia (ou roots), of rhizomes of Kikwa ki mpata sp.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day
H(100) blennorrhoea (sopisi), boil together the following plants: roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Heinsia crinita, of Morinda lucida and of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, of roots of Kikwa ki mpata sp, of barks or roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... and of Hallea stipulosa; to filter and drink ½ glass filtrate 3 times per day. Prohibited food : take beverages including milk during the entire period of treatment.
H(113) rheumatism, decoction of the following plants : roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, Anchomanes difformis and Renealmia africana.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass filtrate, 2 times per day
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), decoction of the following plants : Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Schwenkia americana (roots), Mondia whitei (roots), Croton mubango (barks), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), Dorstenia psilurus (roots), Garcinia huillensis (roots), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), 3 spoonfuls of coffee powder and 3 spoonfuls of tea en dry leaves.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning : If the morning dose causes dizziness, It is recommended to take this medication once in the evening.
H(139) sexual weakness in man (non-erection of the penis) (mbadi), decoction of the following plants : roots of Gardenia ternifolia, of Heinsia crinita, of Schwenkia americana, of Mondia whitei, of Dichrostachys cinerea, of Garcinia huillensis, of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, of Dorstenia psilurus and of barks of Hallea stipulosa and of Croton mubango; add 3 teaspoons powdered coffee and 3 teaspoons of dried tea.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass filtrate, 2 times per day. Warning: When you have dizziness after the morning dose, do not take more than the eveninga
H(139) sexual weakness, non-erection of the penis (mbadi), pound and boil the mixing of roots of Landolphia owariensis, of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, red seeds of Arachis hypogea and Lippia multiflora.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(169) hernia, boil together the following plants: Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Anchomanes difformis and roots of Heinsia crinita. Filter and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day with interval of 1 day
H(201) madness, boil together leaves of Hymenocardia ulimoides, roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii and of Heinsia crinita; peanut seeds (Arachis hypogaea) and dry tea leaves. Filter and bottling and adding 1 tablespoon of sugar in each bottle and drink ½ glass morning and afternoon. In the evening, pound the stems of Costus phyllocephalus and Cyperus articulatus. Put the mixture in a single bottle and let stand overnight, and drink ½ glass of the bottle.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : muntoma-ntoma, ntata nkedinga (Kikongo)
Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Official name : Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Rondeletia africana T. Winterb.
Symptoms : H(005), H(006), H(014), H(018), H(036), H(038), H(046), H(051), H(053), H(068), H(075), H(093), H(094), H(099), H(100), H(103), H(104), H(113), H(116), H(118), H(143), H(187)
Recipes : H(005) swollen legs, H(005) edema (mvimbu),H(014) head itching, yellowing of the hair, pound the following plants : Myrianthus arboreus (barks of trunk), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Crossopteryx febrifuga (leaves), Zea mays (leaves), Cyperus articulatus, Ficus asperifolia (leaves). Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts, apply (rub) on the body 2 times per day.
H(005) swollen legs, H(005) edema (mvimbu),H(014) head itching, yellowing of the hair, decoction of the following plants: roots of papaya (Carica papaya), of Newbouldia laevis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Crossopteryx febrifuga in small quantities, of Bridelia ferruginea and of Elaeis guineensis, Cissus aralioides and Mondia whitei; sift and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day.
H(006) purgative, barks : decoction , enema
H(008) diarrhea, leaves and roots : decoction in palm wine
H(018) headaches, leaves softened, nasal instillation : one drop in each nostril
H(028t) vaginal discharge, roots and pounded leaves (dissolved paste in water, vaginal enema)
H(036) dizziness, syncope, H(046) chickenpox, H(093) antidote against poison, barks (macerated in friction)
H(038) ovarian inflammation, H(187) no vaginal opening (kiziba), pound the plants below : Securidaca longipedunculata and roots of Crossopteryx febrifuga; heat and remove from the heat before boiling; cool and well soaked; press and sift , put in a bottle. Do the enema with the lukewarm product 1 glass once a day with interval of 1 day. Warning These remedies are very strong and can hurt the lower abdomen, cause weakness or require the patient to go several times stool. Do not worry and continues the treatment.
H(051) fever, barks, maceration, VO.
H(053) mumps (Kutu), crumple and press the mixing of the following plants : Crossopteryx febrifuga (leaves), Commelina africana, Canna indica (leaves), Tetrorchidium didymostemon (leaves); pour few drops (1 to 2 ) in the nose. After, pour few drops of Whisky (bitatila=alcool) in the ears.
H(068) wormer, sleeping sickness, barks , maceration, VO.
H(075) inappetence (nsatu), macerated in some water roots of Crossopteryx febrifuga; Filter and pour 3 drops filtrate on the tongue. 1 time per day. N.B. Can also be given to a baby who refuses to suck.
H(094) hemorrhoids, leaves, roots : decoction and rectal bath morning and evening.
H(094) internal hemorrhoids, do an enema which is contraindicated for children.
H(094) hemorrhoids (kondu ndia), decoction of leaves of Crossopteryx febrifuga, Sift and do enema, one bamboo glass per day for 3 consecutive days, after 3 days take the 3-day treatment
H(099) epilepsy, juice of softened leaves instillation into the nostrils
H(099) shiver of fear at the time of going to bed at night. (Nsaku), pound and macerated in H2O roots of Crossopteryx febrifuga, shake for foam; sift, take a quantity of liquid and pour few drops (1 or 2) in eyes and wash the face with the remaining quantity, once at night for 2 successive days.
H(099) epilepsy (ngambu), scrape roots of Crossopteryx febrifuga and remove a small amount and mix with some water. Sift and pour few drops of liquid in eyes and 3 drops in each nostril once a week.
H(100) blennorrhoea, leaves and roots : decoction in palm wine, enema, 1 time per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction of the following plants : Elaeis guineensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots), male papaya (roots of Carica papaya) Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Cissus aralioides, fruits of lemons, kikwa ki mpata sp., Boerhavia diffusa (rhizomes), Securidaca longipedunculata , Tapinanthus poggei, Samanea leptophylla (barks or roots); to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day..
H(100) blennorrhoea, pound together roots of Crossopteryx febrifuga and of Securidaca longipedunculata ; boil and remove from heat at the beginning of the boil and cool, well soaked filter and put in a bottle . Do the enema with a quantity of the product still warm 1 glass 1 time per day with interval of 1 day. Warning Read what is said about no vaginal opening (kiziba).
H(100) blennorrhoea, to roast in a pan plants below: Crossopteryx febrifuga (barks), Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia (roots), Piptadeniastrum africanum (barks), Milicia excelsa (barks) and the palm oil tree (inflorescences); crush and apply the powder sur les tattoos made in the lower abdomen, once a day with interval of 1 day. Prohibited food It is strictly forbidden of VO. wine or milk.
H(103) tooth decay with H(103) gingivitis (ngulunga-mbaki), decoction of the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana,- Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots), Quisqualis hensii (roots), Pentaclethra macrophylla (barks of trunk). Sift and put some of the still warm liquid in your mouth and keep it a few minutes in the mouth. The operation took place three times per day .. Warning : Do not swallow the beverage (spit).
H(103) tooth decay with H(103) gingivitis (ngulunga-mbaki), pound then decoction with traditional salt and the plants whose names follow :Croton mubango (barks of trunk), Pseudospondias microcarpa (barks of trunk), Momordica charantia, Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots); Sift and put in the mouth part of the still warm liquid, keep it in the mouth for 10 to 15 minutes and then spit. Do this operation morning and evening. Warning : Do not swallow.
H(104) pain of stomach, crushed barks : decoction, 1 ½ glass , VO. or enema
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), decoction of the plants below : Mondia whitei (roots), Bridelia ferruginea (barks or roots), a small quantity of roots of Crossopteryx febrifuga and roots of Carica papaya); sift and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day
H(113) rheumatisms, boil together the following plants: Crossopteryx febrifuga (leaves), Bridelia ferruginea (roots) and Mondia whitei; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(116) cessation of menstruation without pregnancy (Nkula), pound and macerated in H2O the following plants : Bridelia ferruginea (roots or barks), Crossopteryx febrifuga (barks), Mondia whitei, Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots or fruits); sift and drink 1 bamboo glass, 2 times per day for 10 consecutive days
H(118) laryngitis (kikodi kodi), decoction of the following plants : Musanga cecropioides (barks), Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum, roots of Carica papaya, Elaeis guineensis (roots), Cissus aralioïdes cut into pieces, lemons cut into pieces, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Bridelia ferruginea (roots or barks of trunk), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Itundu sp. (roots); sift and drink 1/3 bamboo glass, 3 times per day. N.B. One can also take the prescribed remedies against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin. It is strictly forbidden of grow angry, even for a short time.
H(143) smallpox, roots pounded rubbed on the body of patients
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mbinzo (Lingala)
Croton mubango Müll. Arg.
Official name : Croton mubango Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(016), H(018), H(033), H(051), H(094), H(101), H(103), H(104), H(113), H(124), H(130), H(139), H(169), H(187), H(189)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruptions starting with members with flaking of the scalp (kiungu)), pound together seeds of Monodora angolensis, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of Securidaca longipedunculata ; leaves or barks of Croton mubango and seeds of Piper nigrum. The powder is taken in small quantities , VO. 3 times per day. Prohibited food : oil, pimento, egg, VO. or wash with cold water.
H(014) dermatosis (kiungu)), pound together the following plants : Monodora angolensis (seeds), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Securidaca longipedunculata , Croton mubango, Piper nigrum (seeds) ; Sift and eat a small quantity of the powder, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : oil, hot peper, egg, grain of salt broken with teeth, mushroom on dead wood.
H(016) mastitis, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Croton mubango (barks), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (leaves), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (leaves), Anchomanes difformis and a bit of salt. Take a steam bath, then a rectal bath with tepid solution, 2 times per day.
H(018), H(051) difference of temperature in the body accompanied by headache (wumba), decoction with plenty of water, the mixing of leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, of Sapium cornutum, of Lippia multiflora, of Pentaclethra eetveldeana, of Hymenocardia acida, of l’Ocimum gratissimum, of Annona senegalensis, of Bridelia ferruginea, of Millettia eetveldeana and of Mangifera indica, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Steganotaenia araliacea. apply steam bath. Once cooled bath filter a portion and do an enema at the rate of one drink per day. With the other part of the still warm mixture, wash the whole body, 2 times per day and do an enema It is recommended not to repeat of the steam bath because of dehydration.
H(033) female infertility, decoction of the mixing of ngemba-ndundu sp., Croton mubango (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots and spines), Oryza sativa (green waste of unhulled rice), heart of banana tree sliced, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida; Filter and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day. After 6 days, Take the content of the egg and mix the white clay and the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. VO. this mixture once.
H(033) female infertility, decoction of the mixing of ngemba-ndundu sp., Croton mubango (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots and spines), Oryza sativa (green waste of unhulled rice), heart of banana tree sliced, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida; Filter and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day. After 6 days, Take the content of the egg and mix the white clay and the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. VO. this mixture once.
H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plants: Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (fruits), barks of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum, Cyperus articulatus, Capsicum frutescens, Aframomum melegueta, barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, roots of Landolphia owariensis (barks), Mondia whitei, roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Dorstenia psilurus, roots of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Garcinia huillensis., dilute in water, macerate and let stand overnight. Press well and filter then put in bottles adding a table spoon of sugar in each one. Expose the full solution bottles in the sun for three days. Drink ½ glass, one time in the evening. Warning this medicine may cause dizziness but we must continue the treatment.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, pound and to roast in the pan barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, of Pentaclethra macrophylla and of Croton mubango; roots of Millettia eetveldeana and of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha; grinding and mixing with the ancestral salt, eat 1 teaspoon of the powder with some water, 2 times per day.
H(103) tooth decay with H(103) gingivitis (ngulunga-mbaki), pound then decoction with traditional salt and the plants whose names follow :Croton mubango (barks of trunk), Pseudospondias microcarpa (barks of trunk), Momordica charantia, Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots); Sift and put in the mouth part of the still warm liquid, keep it in the mouth for 10 to 15 minutes and then spit. Do this operation morning and evening. Warning : Do not swallow.
H(104) stomach pain = gastritis (lukutu), decoction of the mixing of plants below : Schwenkia americana, Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Trema orientalis (leaves), Croton mubango (barks), Eleusine indica, Rhipsalis baccifera (spines) and Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves and roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(113) joint diseases (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, of barks of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Gossypium barbadense, of barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, of barks of Mangifera indica, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, roots of Annona senegalensis, of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of barks of trunk of Croton mubango; take two bottles of solution, to filter and drink 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Keep the rest in the pot and reheat to massage members in the morning and the evening.
H(113) joint pain, pound whole plants below : Garcinia huillensis (roots), Commelina africana, Ficus thonningii (barks of trunk), Cajanus cajan (leaves), sesame, seeds of Vigna subterranea and red peanuts, Croton mubango (barks) and Canarium schweinfurthii (green trunk barks); Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts and rub the body, 2 times per day.
H(124) pouring of blood from the nose and the mouth followed of sudden death (nkosi kibota), pound together the following plants : Dichaetanthera africana, Ottelia ulvifolia, young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Manotes expansa, leaves of Cajanus cajan, red seeds of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), leaves or stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Renealmia africana and barks of Croton mubango. macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, press, filter and add of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(130) poliomyelitis (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Cymbopogon citratus, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (barks or seeds), Millettia eetveldeana (barks), Mangifera indica (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Lippia multiflora and Croton mubango (barks). decoction with 6 bottles H2O, take 2 bottles to take , VO. ½ of glass, after sift, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : peper, salt grain broken with tooth, oil, egg and mushroom on dead wood.
H(139) sexual weakness in man (non-erection of the penis) (mbadi), decoction of the following plants : roots of Gardenia ternifolia, of Heinsia crinita, of Schwenkia americana, of Mondia whitei, of Dichrostachys cinerea, of Garcinia huillensis, of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, of Dorstenia psilurus and of barks of Hallea stipulosa and of Croton mubango; add 3 teaspoons powdered coffee and 3 teaspoons of dried tea.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass filtrate, 2 times per day. Warning: When you have dizziness after the morning dose, do not take more than the eveninga
H(139) male infertility, non-erection of the penis, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Schwenkia americana, Mondia whitei, Croton mubango (barks), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), Dorstenia psilurus, Garcinia huillensis (roots), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), 3 tablespoons of coffee powder and 3 tablespoons dried leaves of tea.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(169) hernia, the plants to dry : Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Piper nigrum, Securidaca longipedunculata , Xylopia aethiopica, Aframomum melegueta, Croton mubango, seeds of Monodora angolensis, finely ground and sift, eat ½ teaspoon of the powder with a little water, 3 times per day.
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied by effusion of the head (nsingu), pound and boil in 5 bottled water the mixing of the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Cajanus cajan, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, Piper guineense, barks of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius and of Annona senegalensis, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 1 bottle of the filtered solution and make them drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is heated to be applied to the baby's neck, 2 times per day (friction)..
H(187) testicles blocked in the lower abdomen (nsunda), pound and grind together barks of trunk of Croton mubango, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata and roots of Xylopia aethiopica; eat a little of the product obtained 3 times per day.
H(189) difficult to take the first step for children., pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, and of Gossypium barbadense; barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cymbopogon citratus, Lippia multiflora et,Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the whole body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with tooth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mbangu mbangu, saku (Kikongo)
Cucumeropsis mannii Naudin
Official name : Cucumeropsis mannii Naudin
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(201)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy,. boil in plenty of water the mixing of plants below: barks of Spondias mombin, red Hibiscus acetosella, dry leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, Clerodendrum formicarum, leaves of Cucumeropsis mannii and Lippia multiflora. Take a bottle of filtered solution for VO. at the rate of one tablespoon, 3 times per day. At the same time, with the rest, take a total bath morning and afternoon At the same time, with the rest when the patient takes a bath, he must dip his feet in the remaining unfiltered mixture during 10 minutes, 3 consecutive days.
H(201) madness (all stages considered), pound and decoction of the following plants : Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Cola acuminata (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Cucumeropsis mannii (leaves), Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Brillantaisia patula (roots), Trema orientalis (leaves), Rauvolfia vomitoria (barks) and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon supplemented with one egg and white clay, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mbika nsudi (Kikongo)
Cucurbita maxima Duchesne ex Lam.
Official name : Cucurbita maxima Duchesne ex Lam.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(056)
Recipes : H(037) T.B.C. (mafulu), decoction in peanut oil and with some water the mixing of the following plants : young leaves of Myrianthus arboreus, leaves of Mucuna pruriens, of Gossypium barbadense, of Cucurbita maxima, of Helichrysum mechowianum, of Momordica charantia and Sapium cornutum (leaves and barks).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : (all including coca).
H(056) filariasis microfilariae, boil together the following plants: Momordica charantia, Smilax anceps, peels of green banana, Cucurbita maxima (leaves), salt, Hallea stipulosa (barks); to filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mbika malenge (Kikongo)
Culcasia angolensis Welw. ex Schott
Official name : Culcasia angolensis Welw. ex Schott
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(210x)
Recipes : H(210x) alcoholism and to much tobacco use , the plants to dry below : Tapinanthus poggei, Amaranthus cruentus or Amaranthus lividus à petitesleaves, Brillantaisia patula and Piper umbelatum, Culcasia angolensis (leaves), Nymphaea lotus, Drymaria cordata, Celosia trigyna (flowers) and oblivion fungusé (kidiba). In the case of alcoholism,, Take one table spoon the product obtained and put in half a glass of wine and keep and during 2 hours, Mix and sift pour VO.. In the case of smoking abuse : Take 1 table spoon of the product and put in a glass together with a cigarette or a tobacco leaves of dried and sliced ; rfill the glass with half of the water, let macerate and wait 2 hours before of VO. To fight both alcohol and tobacco, Mix in a single glass, both forms of medication and VO After 3 days if the urge to drink. of smoking and continuous, repeat the treatment.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : lulamalama, dinzanza ngongolo (Kikongo)
Culcasia scandens P. Beauv.
Official name : Culcasia scandens P. Beauv.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(210x)
Recipes : H(210x) alcoholism and smoking, the plants to dry below : ladi di nseki sp., Tapinanthus poggei, Amaranthus lividus, Brillantaisia patula and Piper umbelatum, Culcasia scandens (leaves), Nymphaea lotus, Drymaria cordata, Celosia trigyna (flowers) and mushroom (kidiba) (forgetting). finely ground in powder and mix with white clay. In the case of alcoholism, take a tablespoon, mix well and let stand during 2 hours, then filter, VO . In the case of smoking; take 1 tablespoon of the product and put it in a glass together with a cigarette or a rolled dried tobacco leaf and cut into thin slices; fill half of the glass with water, macerate and wait 2 hours before of VO.. To fight both alcohol and tobacco mix the 2 forms of medication in one glass. If after 3 days, the urge to drink. and of smoking continues, repeat the treatment.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : lulama (Kikongo)
Curcuma longa L.
Official name : Curcuma longa L.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(169), H(201)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, decoction of the following plants : Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Hymenocardia acida (roots).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : Café
H(169) hernia, decoction of the following plants : Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Hymenocardia acida (roots).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness, boil together the following plants: Allium cepa (onions, seeds), Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sapium cornutum (leaves), Sesamum radiatum (leaves); Costus lucanusianus (roots).To filter and drink 1/2 of glass, 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kingondi (Kikongo)
Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Official name : Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(113), H(130), H(187), H(189)
Recipes : H(037) cough, pound the following plants : Ocimum gratissimum, Allium sativum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Bryophyllum bipinnatum, Cymbopogon citratus, Lantana camara. Mix with some water, squeeze and drink the liquid obtained, 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning : This remedy for adults only who suffer from severe coughing.
H(037) cough, decoction of the mixing of Cymbopogon citratus, Lippia multiflora, Drymaria cordata and Polygala acicularis.To filter and drink 1/3 glass.
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), seeds of Cyperus articulatus, Cymbopogon citratus, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Millettia eetveldeana (barks), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (seeds or barks), Mangifera indica (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, Annona senegalensis (roots), Croton mubango (barks) and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 2 bottles of filtered solution and VO. 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.The rest is kept in the pot is heated to rub the whole body morning and evening.
H(130) poliomyelitis (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Cymbopogon citratus, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (barks or seeds), Millettia eetveldeana (barks), Mangifera indica (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Lippia multiflora and Croton mubango (barks). decoction with 6 bottles H2O, take 2 bottles to take , VO. ½ of glass, after sift, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : peper, salt grain broken with tooth, oil, egg and mushroom on dead wood.
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied by effusion of the head (nsingu), pound and boil in 5 bottled water the mixing of the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Cajanus cajan, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, Piper guineense, barks of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius and of Annona senegalensis, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 1 bottle of the filtered solution and make them drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is heated to be applied to the baby's neck, 2 times per day (friction)..
H(189) difficult to take the first step for children., pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, and of Gossypium barbadense; barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cymbopogon citratus, Lippia multiflora et,Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the whole body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with tooth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : sinda di mputu (Kikongo)
Cymbopogon densiflorus (Steud.) Stapf
Official name : Cymbopogon densiflorus (Steud.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(027), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(082), H(091), H(099), H(104), H(113), H(124), H(171), H(201)
Recipes : 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) frequent abortions , delivery of stillborn (lufwadikisi), pound and macerated in H2O leaves of ferns (Pteridium aquilinum), of Myrianthus arboreus, of Cola acuminata, d’Imperata cylindrica (leaves fraîches) and Cymbopogon densiflorus. take a total bath 3 days of suite when the moon appears.
H(037) cough, boil together leaves d’Annona muricata, Cymbopogon densiflorus and of juice of citron; to filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(037) cough, decoction of the following plants : Cymbopogon densiflorus, Heinsia crinita (roots) and Xylopia aethiopica. Mettre le filtrat dans une bouteille, add 1 table spoon of sucre and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(037) cough, decoction of the following plants : Cymbopogon densiflorus, Ficus thonningii (leaves) and peanuts waste (Arachis hypogaea) to filter and drink ¼ verre, 3 times per day.
H(051) fever, infusé des plantes
H(068) hookworm (nioka-nkawu), to roast in the pan the mixing of the following plants : Aframomum melegueta, Pseudospondias micorcarpa (roots) or leaves of Dichrostachys cinerea, Piper nigrum, seeds of Scorodophloeus zenkeri or of Olax gambecola, Cymbopogon densiflorus and Cyperus articulatus. Well crush in the form of powder and eat ½ teaspoonful, 3 times per day (VO.).
H(082) asthma, leaves decoctiones in palm wine , VO. 3 times per day During 2 semaines
H(091) to gain weight (grow), pound and macerated in le juice of sugarcane the mixing of the following plants : Cymbopogon densiflorus, Renealmia africana, Polygala acicularis (leaves), Manotes expansa; Filter, put in a bottle and Exposure to sunlight 2 consecutive days. then drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning this remedy causes much appetite. The patient may also take the medication with of sweet raw cassava or of Hymenocardia acida prescrite contre le yellowing of the hair,H(014) of la flaking of the scalp and H(005) du swelling of the legs (mvimbu).
H(099) epilepsy, Take the plant of Cymbopogon densiflorus still green, if it is dry, soak it in water; the pulp of palm nut pounded or the nest of birds and fruits of Capsicum frutescens. Mix all and put in a box with glowing embers. Place the box in the nose of the patient to do sneeze and also wake up. Do not repeat the operation Warning : It really hurt, it is better to sit of the patient to enable him of spit whenever necessary. Prohibited food : anything that flies and gambade, goats, monkey, birds, river fish, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone.
H(099) epilepsy, maceration of the whole plant of Cymbopogon densiflorus mixed with Ocimum americanum.
H(104) pain of crampes stomacales and intestinales, macéré , VO. des inflorescences vertes
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), pound then decoction in 6 bottles of water the mixing of the following plants : roots of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Aframomum alboviolaceum; seeds of Cyperus articulatus, Cymbopogon citratus, leaves of Cajanu cajan, barks of Millettia drastica, leaves of Gossypium barbadense, Xylopia aethiopica (seeds or barks of trunk), barks of Mangifera indica, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, roots of Annona senegalensis and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and barks of Croton mubango. Prélever and filter une bouteille du mélange and VO. 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day. Le reste gardé dans la marmite est rechauffé régulièrement to rub the body morning and evening.
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(171) diabetes, boil together the following plants: leaves of Costus phyllocephalus, leaves of Malaka sp., Ocimum minimum, Schwenkia americana, barks of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, leaves of Cola acuminata and Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink ½ glass du mélange, 2 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, boil together the following plants: Oryza sativa (leaves, roots and seeds waste), fresh roots of Zea mays, leaves and roots of Dichrostachys cinerea, fruits of Caloncoba welwitschii, Cymbopogon densiflorus, roots of Commelina africana and Piper nigrum.To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(201) nauseating odor due to evil spirits (m’fu), Take the green herbs d’Imperata cylindrica, crumple and add the mixing of Cymbopogon densiflorus, of Dorstenia psilurus, of crushed barks of trunk of Erythrophloem suaveolens, of Aframomum melegueta and of Capsicum frutescens; put everything in a box-shaped smoker with smoldering embers and smoke out the whole house.It is recommended to empty the house of its occupants because of the smoke stings the eyes.
H(201) frisson dû à la peur inexpliquée (Nsaku), crumple together Cymbopogon densiflorus and le nid d’oiseau; mettre dans une boîte. Brûler les palm nuts and les add dans la boîte. Demander au malade d’ouvrir les yeux dans la boîte dès que the mixturecommence à fumer. Broyer the mixturein the form of powder and enduire le visage du malade After un bain total During 2 consecutive days and During la journée. Prohibited food : Idem que ceux of l’H(099) epilepsy
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : lusangu-sangu, kyangu (Kikongo), musangu-sangu (Kimbala), muso songe, muso-songo (Kibemba = Kitosti) (Qui chasse les esprits)
Cyperus articulatus L.
Official name : Cyperus articulatus L.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(005), H(014), H(082), H(091), H(094), H(109), H(113), H(162x), H(187), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, crushed seeds of Cyperus articulatus and applying to the wound the ground material
H(005) swelling of the legs (mvimbu),H(014) flaking of the scalp, yellowing of the hair, pound and mix with oil of crude palm nuts the mixing of barks of Myrianthus arboreus, leaves of Gossypium barbadense, of Crossopteryx febrifuga, of Zea mays, of Ficus asperifolia and Cyperus articulatus. apply the mixturesur tout le corps (friction), 2 times per day
H(082) asthma (nsuenga-ntulu), boil together the following plants: leaves of Bridelia ferruginea, barks of Quisqualis hensii, leaves and barks of trunk of Erythrina abyssinica, leaves of Hymenocardia acida and of Dacryodes edulis, and stems of Cyperus articulatus.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(091) fatigue (stiffness), pound the stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Mix with 1 bottle of water. press and put in a bottle barks pounded of Cyperus articulatus; to stand overnight. Filter the next day tout the content and drink ½ glass of la solution 1 time per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound separately the plants below : Cyperus articulatus, Zingiber officinale, seeds of Cola acuminata, barks of trunk of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum (seeds), fruits of Capsicum frutescens and of Aframomum melegueta; barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum; roots of Landolphia owariensis, of Mondia whitei, of Aframomum alboviolaceum, of Dorstenia psilurus, of Bridelia ferruginea and of Garcinia huillensis; Macerating the mixture in water and let stand overnight. press and filter the next day; bottling by adding a teaspoon of sugar in each bottle, expose the bottles of solution 3 days in the sun and drink ½ glass, one time in the evening.
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi ki nsonso), boil together the following plants: Cyperus articulatus, Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Annona senegalensis (roots), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Mangifera indica (barks of trunk), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Hallea stipulosa (barks of trunk); Filter and do an enema 1 glass 1 time per day.
H(113) joint diseases (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, of barks of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Gossypium barbadense, of barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, of barks of Mangifera indica, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, roots of Annona senegalensis, of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of barks of trunk of Croton mubango; take two bottles of solution, to filter and drink 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Keep the rest in the pot and reheat to massage members in the morning and the evening.
H(162x) disease consists in urinate in bed at night (kiziena-ziena), pound and boil together seeds of Cyperus articulatus, roots of Mondia whitei, the fungus on dead wood and leaves of Gossypium barbadense.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied by effusion of the head (nsingu), pound and boil in 5 bottled water the mixing of the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Cajanus cajan, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, Piper guineense, barks of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius and of Annona senegalensis, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 1 bottle of the filtered solution and make them drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is heated to be applied to the baby's neck, 2 times per day (friction)..
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 : lusaku-saku, nsaku-nsaku (Kikongo)
Cyrtosperma senegalense (Schott) Engl.
Official name : Cyrtosperma senegalense (Schott) Engl.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(016)
Recipes : H(016) swollen and painful breasts During the period of breastfeeding (n’sansi), crush seeds of Cyrtosperma senegalense, mix the dough with white clay and palm oil. rub le sein and ne pas wash ce dernier toute la journée en observant l’intervalle of one day, Rub the breast and do not wash it all day observing the interval of one day, then resume treatment of the sick breast the next day.. This medication can cause tingling or H (014) itch, but we must continue treatment without forgetting palm oil whose absence may worsen if
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kilodi lodi, bilobia (Kikongo), lundoli (Kisuku), bitiokolo (Bankanu), kipini (Kimbala), kilembe (Kibunda)
Dacryodes edulis (G. Don) H.J. Lam
Official name : Dacryodes edulis (G. Don) H.J. Lam
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(018), H(037), H(082), H(169), H(187), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruption (mfueta),H(013) skin rash accompanied ofH(014) itching (nkulu = mpese) pian, pound together the following plants : Acanthospermum hispidum (leaves), mfueta sp. (leaves), Mitracarpus hirtus, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Arachis hypogaea (leafy stems), Raphia textilis (inflorescences), Pseudospondias microcarpa (barks of trunk), Tephrosia vogelii (seeds), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (seeds) and Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves). Separate into three piles : Decoction of the first pile, filter and put in a bottle tightly closed with cap. To roast le 2nd pile in a pan, finely ground and store in a bottle. Mix le 3rd pile with le juice of 10 lemons and rub the whole body 2 times per day. When the body is dry, rub with the powder obtained with the 2nd pile, 2 times per day. And proceed for 3 consecutive days. Then VO. the filtrate from 1er pile, 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), to roast in a pan plants below: Brillantaisia patula, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Momordica charantia and the barks of Ficus lutea.pound then other plants together: Brillantaisia patula, Dichaetanthera africana, young manioc leaves, Mimosa pellita, Scleria achtenii and Nymphaea lotus; press and mix to the powder from roasted plants. Rub the whole body, 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(037) cough, to roast in the pan the mixing of plants below : leaves of Dacryodes edulis, edible mushroom on wood, leaves of Sapium cornutum, Lippia multiflora, leaves of Aframomum alboviolaceum and Ageratum conyzoides. finely ground with fruits of Capsicum fructescens. eat ½ teaspoonful of powder, 2 times per day.
H(082) asthma (nsuenga-ntulu), boil together the following plants: leaves of Bridelia ferruginea, barks of Quisqualis hensii, leaves and barks of trunk of Erythrina abyssinica, leaves of Hymenocardia acida and of Dacryodes edulis, and stems of Cyperus articulatus.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(169) hernia, boil together the mixing of plants below : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), papaya(roots of Carica papaya), Rhipsalis baccifera (épices), Mondia whitei (roots) and Schwenkia americana (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(187) blocking testicles in the belly may causela H(139) sexual weakness in adults (nsunda), boil together the following plants: Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), male papaya (roots of (Carica papaya), Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), Mondia whitei, Schwenkia americana (roots) and Rhipsalis baccifera (spines).To filter and drink 1 glass, once at night.
H(201) madness (all stages considered), pound and decoction of the following plants : Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Cola acuminata (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Cucumeropsis mannii (leaves), Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Brillantaisia patula (roots), Trema orientalis (leaves), Rauvolfia vomitoria (barks) and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon supplemented with one egg and white clay, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nsafu (Kikongo)
Dacryodes yangambiensis Lam. ex Troupin
Official name : Dacryodes yangambiensis Lam. ex Troupin
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, decoction of the mixing of Dacryodes yangambiensis (barks), Lantana camara, Cymbopogon citratus and Lippia multiflora, to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mbidinga, nsafu mfinda (Kikongo)
Desmodium lasiocarpum (P.Beauv.) DC.
Official name : Desmodium lasiocarpum (P.Beauv.) DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(082), H(113), H(170)
Recipes : H(018) headache (yata), to pound the mixing of the following plants :Clerodendrum formicarum, Desmodium lasiocarpum, Schwenkia americana and Ocimum minimum; add the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis of crude palm oil . Rub the forehead and neck, 2 times per day. Warning : You can also drink the prescribed medication against the headaches
H(082) asthma, boil together roots and leaves of Schwenkia americana, leaves and fruits of Caloncoba welwitschii, Desmodium lasiocarpum, leaves of ferns (Pteridium aquilinum) and of Trema orientalis.To filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 2 times per day.
H(113) rheumatism, to roast the mixing of leaves of Chamaesyce hirta and of Schwenkia americana, Clerodendrum formicarum, Desmodium lasiocarpum and lizard skin. Grind this mixture together with traditional salt. Make incisions or tattoos aux endroits malades and rub dessus the powder 1 time per day with interval of 1 day. Prohibited food : leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum as vegetables and pork meat
H(170) ascites (kiungu)), pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of Fwa di mvumbi sp. (leaves), Polygala acicularis, Desmodium lasiocarpum, Schwenkia americana, Dissotis brazzae, Gossypium barbadense (roots). press and mix with white clay and drink 1 table spoon, 2 times per day. Warning En cas of forte H(008) diarrhea, Take the medication prescribed for rehydration. Ne pas Take la médication contre les diseases of the pancreas. Prohibited food hot peper, grains of salt broken tooth, oil, egg and mushroom on dead wood.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : lundondu (Kikongo)
Desmodium velutinum (Will.) DC.
Official name : Desmodium velutinum (Will.) DC.
Family : Fabaceae
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)
Dialium englerianum Henriq.
Official name : Dialium englerianum Henriq.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(101)
Recipes : H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, boil together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, roots of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha, Tapinanthus poggei, Smilax anceps and the barks of Dialium englerianum.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mboti, mboti nseke (Kikongo)
Dichaetanthera africana (Hook.f.) Jacq.-Fél.
Official name : Dichaetanthera africana (Hook.f.) Jacq.-Fél.
Family : Melastomataceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(124)
Recipes : H(013) buboes, decoction of the mixing of Mimosa pellita, Melinis minutiflora, and leaves of Ficus thonningii or of Dichaetanthera africana.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), to roast in a pan plants below: Brillantaisia patula, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Momordica charantia and the barks of Ficus lutea.pound then other plants together: Brillantaisia patula, Dichaetanthera africana, young manioc leaves, Mimosa pellita, Scleria achtenii and Nymphaea lotus; press and mix to the powder from roasted plants. Rub the whole body, 2 times per day.
H(014) dermatosis (kind of scabies with pus andH(014) itching) (Bilengi), decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Alchornea cordifolia (leaves), heart of banana tree (or leaves cut into small slices), Albizzia adianthifolia var adianthifolia (leaves), Dichaetanthera africana (leaves and internodes), Trema orientalis (leaves) and Malaka sp. (leaves). Take a full bath, 2 times per day.
H(124) pouring of blood from the nose and the mouth followed of sudden death (nkosi kibota), pound together the following plants : Dichaetanthera africana, Ottelia ulvifolia, young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Manotes expansa, leaves of Cajanus cajan, red seeds of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), leaves or stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Renealmia africana and barks of Croton mubango. macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, press, filter and add of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ntongu-ntongu = Dissotis brazzae (Kikongo)
Dichrostachys cinerea (L.) W. Wight et Arn. subsp. platycarpa (Welw.)
Official name : Dichrostachys cinerea (L.) W. Wight et Arn. subsp. platycarpa (Welw.)
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(034), H(068), H(091), H(092), H(113), H(139), H(155), H(201)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, decoction of the mixing of ngemba-ndundu sp., Croton mubango (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots and spines), Oryza sativa (green waste of unhulled rice), heart of banana tree sliced, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida; Filter and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day. After 6 days, Take the content of the egg and mix the white clay and the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. VO. this mixture once.
H(034) intercostal pain or thoracic (lubansi), pound together the following plants : Schwenkia americana, Annona senegalensis (young leaves), Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves); Mix with powder guns, le traditional salt and oil of crude palm nutss. Rub the body or le thorax, 2 times per day..
H(034) heart palpitations (matuta), boil together parts of the following plants : stems of Costus phyllocephalus, roots of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, roots of Dichrostachys cinerea and Imperata cylindrica, rhizomes d’Anchomanes difformis and Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day.
H(034) intercostal pain or thoracic (lubansi), boil together the following plants: Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves and roots), Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves), Saccharum officinarum (pounded sugarcane), and Tephrosia vogelii. take a total bath with this mixture rubbing whole body, 2 times per day.
H(034), H(091)pronounced emaciation with strong heart palpitations (ngongo), decoction of the following plants : Garcinia kola, barks of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots) or Mondia whitei, Caloncoba welwitschii (barks of trunk), Cogniauxia podolaena (leaves).To filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning The patient will be very hungry and the stool can become yellowish and pasty..
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), to roast the mixing of the following plants : Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves), Piper nigrum (seeds), Scorodophloeus zenkeri or Olax gambecola (seeds), Cymbopogon densiflorus and Cyperus articulatus. Well crush in powder and eat ½ teaspoonful of cette poudre, 3 times per day.
H(092) poisoning (ndikila), decoction of leaves of Dichrostachys cinerea; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(104) stomach pain (gastritis = lukutu), decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Schwenkia americana, Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Trema orientalis (leaves), Rhipsalis baccifera (spines), Croton mubango (barks of trunk), Eleusine indica and Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves and roots).To filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 2 times per day.
H(113) rheumatisms, boil together the following plants: Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), Saccharum officinarum (entre neouds of sugarcane), Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Imperata cylindrica (roots), Schwenkia americana (roots), Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
H(139) sexual weakness (non-erection of the penis in man), decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Schwenkia americana (roots), Mondia whitei (roots), Croton mubango (barks), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), Dorstenia psilurus (roots), Garcinia huillensis (roots), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots) ; 3 spoonfuls of café poudre and 3 spoonfuls of tea en dry leaves.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(155) tonsillitis(ngulunga zi laka), to roast the mixing of plants below : Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves), Piper nigrum (seeds), Scorodophloeus zenkeri or Olax gambecola (seeds), Cymbopogon densiflorus and Cyperus articulatus. Well crush in powder and eat ½ teaspoonful of cette poudre, 3 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, decoction of the mixture of Elaeis guineensis (roots), of Oryza sativa (roots), of Tetrorchidium didymostemon (roots), of Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), of Quisqualis hensii (spines) and of Rhipsalis baccifera (spines).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, boil together the following plants: Oryza sativa (leaves, roots, déchets of riz non décortiqué), Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves and roots), Caloncoba welwitschii (fruit), Cymbopogon densiflorus, Commelina africana (roots) and Piper nigrum (seeds).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound together barks of trunk of Dichrostachys cinerea and stems of Costus phyllocephalus. press and pour few drops (2 or 3) in the nose.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nsendi-mwanga, nsendi-mpanga (Kikongo)
Dissotis brazzae Cogn.
Official name : Dissotis brazzae Cogn.
Family : Melastomataceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(018), H(068), H(091), H(113), H(124), H(170)
Recipes : H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), grill the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Gossypium barbandense (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia and Momordica charantia (barks) and Ficus lutea (barks); finely ground to obtain a powder. Then pound together the plants of Brillantaisia patula, Dissotis brazzaei, Manihot esculenta (leaves), Mimosa pigra or Mimosa pellita var pellita, Scleria achtenii and Nymphaea lotus; press, filter and add to the resulting liquid the powder of the first mixture . apply this pasty mixture all over the body 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(068) hookworm (nioka-nkawu), to roast in the pan the mixing of the following plants : Aframomum melegueta, Pseudospondias micorcarpa (roots) or leaves of Dichrostachys cinerea, Piper nigrum, seeds of Scorodophloeus zenkeri or of Olax gambecola, Cymbopogon densiflorus and Cyperus articulatus. Well crush in the form of powder and eat ½ teaspoonful, 3 times per day (VO.).
H(091) heaviness and body cooling accompanied of jaundice and of white hair (Kivunda), decoction of the mixing of Musanga cecropioides (leaves and barks of trunk), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Mondia whitei (roots) and Dissotis brazzae (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
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(170) ascites, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : Fwa di mvumbi sp. (leaves), Polygala acicularis, Desmodium velutinum, Schwenkia americana, Dissotis brazzae and Gossypium barbadense (roots). press and add white clay. Drink 1 table spoon, 2 times per day. Warning: If there is a strong diarrhea, Take the medication prescribed for rehydration. The patient can not take the prescribed medication against the diseases of the pancreas
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ntongu ntongu (Kikongo)
Dorstenia psilurus Welw
Official name : Dorstenia psilurus Welw
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(034), H(037), H(068), H(075x), H(091), H(094), H(139), H(201)
Recipes : H(005) swollen legs à cracked skin similar to the skin of buffalo = H(172) elephantiasis, broyer the following plants : roots of Dorstenia psilurus, powder guns, the head of la vipère (kigansi) and the ancestral salt; add la fat of python and mix. Make incisions (tattoos) to the legs and y apply the paste (friction), once a day with interval of 3 days. Warning : It is recommended not to take other drugs
H(034), H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations (katuti), pound together the following plants : rape ananas (Ananas comosus), barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and Saccharum officinarum; press, filter and Exposure to sunlight for three days. VO. Then one table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(037) cough, boil together the following plants: Dorstenia psilurus, Allium sativum, cut fruits of Citrus limon; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), pound and boil with much of Ocimum basilicum the following plants : Mondia whitei, Allium sativum, Dorstenia psilurus and Zingiber officinale; to filter and drink ½ glass + a ripe banana, 3 times per day.
H(075x) person who eats without satiate (n’gewu = vevi), pound together the following plants : rape Ananas comosus, barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; Dorstenia psilurus, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and sugarcane. press, filter and exposure to the sun for three days. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plantssuivantes : Cyperus articulatus, Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (seeds), barks of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum (seeds), Capsicum frutescens (seeds), Aframomum melegueta (seeds), barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, roots of Landolphia owariensis, Mondia whitei, roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Dorstenia psilurus, roots of Bridelia ferruginea and of Garcinia huillensis; to dilute the mixture in H2O, macerate and let stand overnight. press the next day, filter and put in bottles add one table spoon of sugar in each. Then expose the bottles in the sun for 3 consecutive days. Drink ½ glass, 1 time per day, In the evening. Warning : this medicine may cause dizziness, but continues the treatment.
H(139) sexual weakness in man = non-erection of the penis, pound the roots of Heinsia crinita, of Dorstenia psilurus, of Mondia whitei, seeds of Monodora angolensis (ou of M. myristica) and of Allium sativum; decoction in palm wine.To filter and drink 1 glass, 1 time in the evening.
H(139) sexual weakness in man = non-erection of the penis, decoction of the plants below : roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var..., of Heinsia crinita, of Schwenkia americana, of Mondia whitei, of Elaeis guineensis, of Dicrostachys cinerea, of Dorstenia psilurus, of Garcinia huillensis and of Craterispermum schweinfurthii; barks of Croton mubango and of Hallea stipulosa; ce mélange est additionné of 3 spoonfuls of poudre of café and of 3 spoonfuls of dry leaves of thé.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(201) bad smell in a house due to the presence of evil spirits, put together in a basin or in a smoker room twisted herbs d’Imperata cylindrica; the plants of Cymbopogon densiflorus, roots of Dorstenia psilurus, the powder d’Erythrophleum suavoelens; Aframomum melegueta and Capsicum frutescens with the smoldering embers; fumigate the entire uninhabited house . Warning La fumée est piquante aux yeux, It is recommended of laisser la maison inhabitée During l’enfumage.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kintamba (Kikongo)
Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.
Official name : Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(210x)
Recipes : H(037) cough, decoction of the mixing of Cymbopogon citratus, Lippia multiflora, Drymaria cordata and Polygala acicularis.To filter and drink 1/3 glass.
H(210x) alcoholism and smoking, the plants to dry below : ladi di nseki sp., Tapinanthus poggei, Amaranthus lividus, Brillantaisia patula and Piper umbelatum, Culcasia scandens (leaves), Nymphaea lotus, Drymaria cordata, Celosia trigyna (flowers) and mushroom (kidiba) (forgetting). finely ground in powder and mix with white clay. In the case of alcoholism, take a tablespoon, mix well and let stand during 2 hours, then filter, VO . In the case of smoking; take 1 tablespoon of the product and put it in a glass together with a cigarette or a rolled dried tobacco leaf and cut into thin slices; fill half of the glass with water, macerate and wait 2 hours before of VO.. To fight both alcohol and tobacco mix the 2 forms of medication in one glass. If after 3 days, the urge to drink. and of smoking continues, repeat the treatment.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kimpanda-mpanda (Kikongo)
Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Official name : Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Family : Palmae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(018), H(027), H(034), H(050), H(100), H(113), H(118), H(127), H(139), H(172), H(201)
Recipes : 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(013) skin eruptions withH(014) itchings, crush and mix with oil palm (Elaeis guineensis) , leaves of Vernonia do also an enema the whole body, 2 times per day.
H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), to roast the mixing of plants below : déchets of banane of table, leaves of Lannea antiscorbutica, leaves and seeds of Cajanus cajan, leaves of Gossypium barbadense and of Capsicum frutescens. finely ground and mix with the oil of raw palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis). Rub the body with the dough 2 times per day
H(014) mycosis = spots on the skin (loti), pound together powder guns, le traditional salt and oil of crude palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis), leaves of Tephrosia vogelii and of Millettia versicolor, and of Mitracarpus hirtus. Rub the body with the mixture, 2 times per day.
H(014) dermatosis (Binsampala), to roast in the pan leaves of Dacryodes edulis and of Brillantaisia patula; broyer adding un peu d’palm oil (Elaeis guineensis)et apply sur la peau
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 guineensis). Rub the body, 2 times per day.
H(018) headache, pound whole plants below : Clerodendrum formicarum, Ocimum minimum. Mix with of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis and of oil des crude palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis). rub the forehead and neck, 2 times per day. Warning : One can also apply the prescribed medication against the headache but It is recommended of seek the origin of headache
H(027) frequent abortions or deliverys fréquents of stillborn (lufwalakasi), Put in a basin leaves d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, nuts of Elaeis guineensis (variety tenera), leaves of Erythrina abyssinica and 3 embers off; Mix in some water, filter and faire Take des bains totaux au bébé with le filtrat.
H(034) intercostal pain (lubansi), grind together the plants below : Schwenkia americana, young leaves d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, leaves of Dicrostachys cinerea, Mix with the ancestral salt, oil of crude palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis) and powder guns. Rub the body, 2 times per day
H(050) belly bloat with hardness accompanied by the yellowing of the body (mbudinlenda), pound together the parts of following plants : barks of Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Hymenocardia acida and of Bridelia ferruginea; leaves of Solanum macrocarpon and of Solanum aethiopicum; dilute in palm wine; press and filter, add a little white clay and of salt, VO. ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day for 6 consecutive days. Prohibited food : palm oil (Elaeis guineensis) from the maceration of nuts, fruits, onions, corn.
H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction of the following plants : Elaeis guineensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots), male papaya (roots) Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Cissus aralioides, fruits of lemons, kikwa ki mpata sp., Boerhavia diffusa (rhizomes), Securidaca longipedunculata , Tapinanthus poggei, Samanea leptophylla (barks or roots); to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day..
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Garcinia huillensis (roots), Commelina africana, Ficus thonningii (roots), Cajanus cajan (leaves), Sesamum indicum (seeds) Vigna subterranea (seeds), Arachis hypogaea with red seeds (seeds), Croton mubango (barks of trunk), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks fraîches). Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis. Rub the body, 2 times per day
H(113) joint pain, paralysis (kintolula), decoction with le juice of sugarcane the mixing of following plants : young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, barks of Hallea stipulosa, tige of Costus phyllocephalus, oil palmiste, Lippia multiflora, pulp of crude palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis). Filter and add a bit of salt. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : peper, grain of salt broken with teeth, oil, egg, mushroom on dead wood.
H(118) laryngitis (kikodi kodi), decoction of the following plants : Musanga cecropioides (barks), Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum, papaya(roots), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Cissus aralioïdes cut into pieces, lemons cut into pieces, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Bridelia ferruginea (roots or barks of trunk), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Itundu sp. (roots); sift and drink 1/3 bamboo glass, 3 times per day. N.B. One can also take the prescribed remedies against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin. It is strictly forbidden of grow angry, even for a short time.
H(127) rate (kibeka), boil together leaves of Harungana madagascariensis with la souche d’Aloe congolensis ; Sift and add some oil of raw palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis), then purged with the liquid product obtained, 1 bamboo glass per day.
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), decoction of the following plants : Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Schwenkia americana (roots), Mondia whitei (roots), Croton mubango (barks), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), Dorstenia psilurus (roots), Garcinia huillensis (roots), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), 3 spoonfuls of coffee powder and 3 spoonfuls of tea en dry leaves.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning : If the morning dose causes dizziness, It is recommended to take this medication once in the evening.
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), eat roots of Mondia whitei with peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), the kernel of palm nuts (Elaeis guinensis) or of Cola acuminata (seeds), 2 times per day.
H(172) elephantiasis (swelling of the legs with light cracks or cracked skin similar to the skin of buffalo, yellowing of the hair andH(014) flaking of the scalp (mvimbu), boil together the plants below : papaya(roots), Newbouldia laevis (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Bridelia ferruginea (roots), Cissus aralioides, Mondia whitei and Elaeis guineensis (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(201) inoffensive madness, decoction of the mixture of Elaeis guineensis (roots), of Oryza sativa (roots), of Tetrorchidium didymostemon (roots), of Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), of Quisqualis hensii (spines) and of Rhipsalis baccifera (spines).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ba di nsamba (Kikongo)
Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(027), H(104), H(113), H(137), H(201)
Recipes : H(027) danger of abortion, pound together de plants below : Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha (roots), Schwenkia americana, Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Eleusine indica, Canna indica (roots); decoction, filter then drink ½ bamboo glass, 1 time per day.
H(027) danger of abortion, boil together les plantes pounded below : Annona senegalensis (roots), Schwenkia americana, Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Eleusine indica, Canna indica (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day.
H(104) stomach pain = gastritis (lukutu), decoction of the mixing of plants below : Schwenkia americana, Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Trema orientalis (leaves), Croton mubango (barks), Eleusine indica, Rhipsalis baccifera (spines) and Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves and roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(113) rheumatism, boil together leaves of Nymphaea lotus, Eleusine indica and salt. To filter and drink 1 tablespoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : meat of pork, leaves of manioc pounded and of Gnetum africanum
H(137) atrocious pains in the arm or leg with swelling (Ngulu-maniuka) edema, to pound the mixing of the following plants : Schwenkia americana, heart of Hymenocardia acida, node of Eleusine indica. rub members 2 times per day.
H(201) joyful inoffensive madness, pound together and decoction of leaves of Cajanus cajan, of Ficus thonningii, of Renealmia africana, of Lippia multiflora, Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, Costus phyllocephalus (stems) and Costus lucanusianus (stems).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness (stade of dangerous madness, (run, dance and laughs), pound and decoction the mixing of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Renealmia africana, Lippia multiflora, Ficus thonningii (leaves), Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, Costus phyllocephalus (stems), Costus lucanusianus (stems).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(201) dangerous madness, pound together and decoction of the plants below : leaves of Cajanus cajan, Renealmia africana, Lippia multiflora, leaves of Ficus thonningii, Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and stems of Costus afer or C. lucanusianus; to filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kimbansi, mbundu (Kikongo)
Emilia coccinea (Sims) G.Don
Official name : Emilia coccinea (Sims) G.Don
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Emilia javanica auct.(missapl. Name)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) panari (kinsiesi, sikama), pound together the following plants : Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Conyza sumatrensis and Emilia coccinea. press and pour few drops of liquid solution at the sick place
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nkofi masa, zima tiya (Kikongo)
Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(016)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruption (mfueta),H(013) skin rash accompanied ofH(014) itching (nkulu = mpese) pian, pound together the following plants : Acanthospermum hispidum (leaves), mfueta sp. (leaves), Mitracarpus hirtus, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Arachis hypogaea (leafy stems), Raphia textilis (inflorescences), Pseudospondias microcarpa (barks of trunk), Tephrosia vogelii (seeds), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (seeds) and Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves). Separate into three piles : Decoction of the first pile, filter and put in a bottle tightly closed with cap. To roast le 2nd pile in a pan, finely ground and store in a bottle. Mix le 3rd pile with le juice of 10 lemons and rub the whole body 2 times per day. When the body is dry, rub with the powder obtained with the 2nd pile, 2 times per day. And proceed for 3 consecutive days. Then VO. the filtrate from 1er pile, 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(016) mastitis, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Croton mubango (barks), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (leaves), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (leaves), Anchomanes difformis and a bit of salt. Take a steam bath, then a rectal bath with tepid solution, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nsofi, nsiense (Kikongo)
Eremospatha haullevilleana De Wild.
Official name : Eremospatha haullevilleana De Wild.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) heel tears or rips ( biata), to pound the mixing of Smilax anceps, leaves of Helichrysum mechowianum, rhizomes of Boerhavia diffusa and leaves of Eremospatha haullevileana; decoction of a part, filter and put your feet in the warm liquid. The other part is pressed and the liquid is applied to the tears, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : lubamba (Kikongo)
Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Official name : Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(027), H(034), H(068), H(082), H(091), H(099), H(113), H(171), H(201)
Recipes : H(014) dermatosis (m’futa), to roast the mixture below : pure honey, rays of a wasp nests, leaves of cotton plant (Gossypium barbadense) and of Erythrina abyssinica. finely ground and rub the whole body, 2 times per day.
H(027) delivery of stillborn or frequent abortions (lufwadikisi), Put in a basin the mixing of leaves of Annona senegalensis, palm nuts variety Tenera (sombo), leaves of Erythrina abyssinica and 3 dead embers (coals of wood); adding of water and to give the baby a bath with the total mixture.
H(034), H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations the person eats but can not get enough (n’gewu), pound together leaves or barks of Erythrina abyssinica, Renealmia africana, 3 internodes of sugarcane, Costus lucanusianus (leaves) and rape Ananas comosus. Press, filter and put in a bottle, add 1 spoonful of sugar and exposing the solution in the sun for 3 days ; Drink ½ glass, 1 time per day.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), pound and macerated in H2O barks of Erythrina abyssinica; press, filter and mix with traditional salt Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(082) asthma, boil together the following plants: leaves of Bridelia ferruginea, barks of Quisqualis hensii (ou of Combretum platypterum), leaves of Hymenocardia acida and of Dacryodes edulis, of stems of Cyperus articulatus.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(082) asthma, decoction of barks of Erythrina abyssinica; Filter and mix with palm oil. Drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(091) anemia, gastritis, macération (H2O) of barks of trunk VO., 1 glass 2 times per day.
H(099) nervousness close of the madness (kimpi), pound whole plants below : stems of Costus lucanusianus, rape 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(113) rheumatism, boil together leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, internodes of sugarcane, barks of Erythrina abyssinica, roots of Imperata cylindrica, of Schwenkia americana, of Gardenia and of Dichrostachys cinerea.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food :meat of pork, leaves of manioc and Gnetum africanum as vegetables
H(171) diabetes, decoction of the following plants : Erythrina abyssinica (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia (roots in small quantities) and Allium sativum.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. .
H(201) madness, H(201) dementia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks of trunk), Garcinia kola (seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Newbouldia laevis (barks of trunk), fruits of Capsicum frutescens and of Aframomum melegueta; Polygala acicularis (leaves), of successive days , seeds of Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana and Mondia whitei. Filter, let it cool and mix with barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter the next day and drink ½ table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness, H(201) dementia, crush and macerate in palm wine, the mixing of barks of Erythrina abyssinica, roots of Abrus precatorius, of Heinsia crinita and of Brillantaisia patula and red seeds of Arachis hypogaea.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kikumbu, kikumbu ki nzambi (Kikongo), kisungwa (Tshiluba)
Erythrococca atrovirens (Pax) Prain
Official name : Erythrococca atrovirens (Pax) Prain
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) lack of breast milk during lactation, crush and macerate in palm wine the plants below : Garcinia huillensis, Sapium cornutum, Vitex madiensis, Annona senegalensis, Erythrococca atrovirens var flacida (leaves and roots). Rub breasts with le mélange.
H(002) galactogenic, pound together the following plants : leaves of Garcinia huillensis, leaves and roots of Erythrococca atrovirens and Abrus precatorius; soak the mixture in palm wine. Rub breasts, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nzeke-nzeke (Kikongo)
Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Official name : Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Erythrophleum suaveolens (Guill. & Perr.) Brenan
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) bad smell in a house due to the presence of evil spirits, put together in a basin or in a smoker room twisted herbs d’Imperata cylindrica; the plants of Cymbopogon densiflorus, roots of Dorstenia psilurus, the powder d’Erythrophleum suavoelens; Aframomum melegueta and Capsicum frutescens with the smoldering embers; fumigate the entire uninhabited house .
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : n’kasa (Kikongo)
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), H(008), H(016), H(094), H(113)
Recipes : H(002) lack of breast milk during lactation, boil together the stems of Costus phyllocephalus, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and Chamaesyce hirta, to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
H(008) baby diarrhea due to breast milk, pound together and soak in water the plant of Abrus precatorius and Chamaesyce hirta; to filter and drink 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. For baby 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day until the diarrhea stops
H(016) mastitis, pound and boil in water the plants : Abrus precatorius and Chamaesyce hirta; to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, cut and boiled the barks of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, to put all product in a bottle without filter. Drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. After 6 days, pounding the seeds of Aframomum melegueta with Chamaesyce hirta, make pellets to introduce into the anus, 2 times per day.
H(113) rheumatisms, to roast in the pan the mixing of plants below :Chamaesyce hirta (leaves), Schwenkia americana (leaves), Clerodendrum formicarum, Desmodium velutinum, of lizard skin. finely ground with traditional salt. Make incisions (tattoos) on the sick places and applying by friction the powder 1 time per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kula-ntesi, kikula ntedi (Kikongo)
Ficus asperifolia Miq.
Official name : Ficus asperifolia Miq.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(013)
Recipes : H(005) swollen legs, H(005) edema (mvimbu),H(014) head itching, yellowing of the hair, pound the following plants : Myrianthus arboreus (barks of trunk), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Crossopteryx febrifuga (leaves), Zea mays (leaves), Cyperus articulatus, Ficus asperifolia (leaves). Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts, apply (rub) on the body 2 times per day.
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.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kikuya (Kikongo)
Ficus thonningii Blume
Official name : Ficus thonningii Blume
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus iteophylla Miq. , Ficus burkei (Miq.) Miq.
Symptoms : H(001), H(009), H(013), H(094), H(104), H(113), H(187), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) cataractes (ntesi), take the white sap of Ficus thonningii and mix with a bit of salt. Apply a few drops in the affected eye, 2 times per day.
H(009) diseases of the pancreas (ndulu), decoction of leaves of Ficus thonningii with seeds of Capsicum frutescens (1 table spoon); Filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(013) buboes, boil together Mimosa pellita var pellita, Melinis minutiflora and Ficus thonningii (leaves).To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(037) cough, boil together Cymbopogon densiflorus, Ficus thonningii (leaves) and peanuts waste, to filter and drink ¼ of glass, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Morinda lucida, of Canarium schweinfurthii and of Bridelia ferruginea, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, of Ficus thonningii, of Alchornea cordifolia, Hibiscus acetosella green form, adult leaves of Elaeis guineensis, leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum. Take a rectal bath and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day.
H(104) stomach pain, gastritis (lukutu), decoction of leaves of Ficus thonningii; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum as vegetables, beans, pumpkin, beverages and hot peper. It is recommended to follow these instructions for 6 months after healing
H(113) joint pain, pound whole plants below : Garcinia huillensis (roots), Commelina africana, Ficus thonningii (barks of trunk), Cajanus cajan (leaves), sesame, seeds of Vigna subterranea and red peanuts, Croton mubango (barks) and Canarium schweinfurthii (green trunk barks); Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts and rub the body, 2 times per day.
H(187) continuous baby crying for lack of uvula making the child incapable of sucking (ngandaka), decoction of leaves of Ficus thonningii, wash the head with a portion of the solution; with l’autre Filter and do an enema at the rate of 1/2 cup 1 times a day and do VO. the baby, 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day.
H(187) continuous baby crying for lack of uvula making the child incapable of sucking (ngandaka), pound together and macerated in H2O the mixing of plants below : Aloe congolensis, Ficus thonningii (leaves), Combretum psidioides (barks) and Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var.... wash the head of the baby 3 times per day and do an enema of 1/4 of glass 1 time per day.Warning : This medication is recommended against amoebiasis
H(201) joyful inoffensive madness, pound together and decoction of leaves of Cajanus cajan, of Ficus thonningii, of Renealmia africana, of Lippia multiflora, Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, Costus phyllocephalus (stems) and Costus lucanusianus (stems).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. .
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nsanda (Kikongo)
Ficus vogelii (Miq.) Miq.
Official name : Ficus vogelii (Miq.) Miq.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus baronii Baker , Ficus lutea Vahl
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), to roast in a pan plants below: Brillantaisia patula, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Momordica charantia and the barks of Ficus lutea.pound then other plants together: Brillantaisia patula, Dichaetanthera africana, young manioc leaves, Mimosa pellita, Scleria achtenii and Nymphaea lotus; press and mix to the powder from roasted plants. Rub the whole body, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : bubu (Kikongo)
Garcinia huillensis Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Garcinia huillensis Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(006), H(037), H(094), H(100), H(101), H(108), H(113), H(139)
Recipes : H(002) lack of breast milk during lactation, crush and macerate in palm wine the plants below : Garcinia huillensis, Sapium cornutum, Vitex madiensis, Annona senegalensis, Erythrococca atrovirens var flacida (leaves and roots). Rub breasts with le mélange.
H(006) constipation, boil together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and roots of Garcinia huillensis.To filter and drink ½ glass During le repas of consistance.
H(037) cough, H(108) cold…(infections des voies respiratoires), macéré or decoction aqueux , VO. desleaves, roots and barks.
H(037) tuberculosis (T.B.C.) mafulu, boil all the plants below: Hymenocardia ulmoides (leaves), Garcinia huillensis (barks), Costus phyllocephalus (leaves), Pentaclethra macrophylla (barks), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks), Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, boil together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, roots of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Garcinia huillensis; barks of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Hymenocardia acida; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plantssuivantes : Cyperus articulatus, Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (seeds), Mangifera indica (barks of trunk), Allium sativum, Piper nigrum (seeds), Capsicum frutescens (fruits), Croton mubango (barks), leaves of Nicotiana tabacum (tabac), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Landolphia owariensis (roots), Mondia whitei, Dorstenia psilurus, Bridelia ferruginea (roots) and Garcinia huillensis (roots); dilute in H2O and let stand overnight press and filter the next day and keep in bottles adding in each a spoonful of sugarExposing bottles to sunlight for 3 consecutive days and then begin to Drink ½ glass, one time in the evening. Warning: Cette médication peut faire uriner plusieurs fois, but Do not worry and poursuivre le traitement.
H(100) blennorrhoea, pound together the following plants : roots of Carica papaya mâle, of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Heinsia crinita, of Morinda lucida and of Craterispermum schweinfurthii; rhizomes of Kikwa kimpata sp., roots or barks of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var..., leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum and of barks of Hallea stipulosa.To filter and drink ½ glass 3 times per day.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, boil together the following plants: Cissus aralioïdes, Kindoma sp. (roots), Garcinia huillensis (roots) and Securidaca longipedunculata (roots).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Garcinia huillensis (roots), Commelina africana, Ficus thonningii (roots), Cajanus cajan (leaves), Sesamum indicum (seeds) Vigna subterranea (seeds), Arachis hypogaea with red seeds (seeds), Croton mubango (barks of trunk), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks fraîches). Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis. Rub the body, 2 times per day.
H(139) sexual weakness : non-erection of the penis, decoction of the following plants : Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Schwenkia americana, Mondia whitei, Croton mubango (barks), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), Dorstenia psilurus, Garcinia huillensis (roots), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), 3 spoonfuls of café poudre and 3 spoonfuls of tea en dry leaves.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. It is recommended of taking cette médication once at night en cas of H(036) vertige After la prise du matin.
H(139) sexual weakness : non-erection of the penis, pound whole plants ci After : Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), Garcinia huillensis (roots), Macaranga monandra (roots), Millettia versicolor (roots). To stand overnight in the wine of sugarcane for three days.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kisima (Kikongo)
Garcinia kola Heckel
Official name : Garcinia kola Heckel
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(034), H(036), H(068), H(091), H(139), H(187)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, barks of trunk (macération (H2O) or macéré in palm wine (VO..)
H(034) heart palpitations, H(036) dizziness (Vevi), eat une seeds of Garcinia kola , 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days. Prohibited food : lemons, oranges, beveragesalcoolisées, oil, peper.
H(034), H(091) pronounced emaciation with heart palpitations pouvant conduire à la madness or à l’ epilepsy (ngongo), decoction of the mixing of the following plants : barks of Garcinia kola, roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii (ou roots of Mondia whitei), barks of Caloncoba welwitschii, roots and spines ofDichrostachys cinerea and 6 leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena.To filter and drink 2 tablespoons à soupe, 3 times per day. Warning : Le patient aura much faim and ses selles peuvent être pâteuses.
H(068) hookworm, H(068) strongyloidiasi (nioka nkawu), decoction of the mixing of seeds of Garcinia kola pounded, of Chenopodium ambrosioides, Clematis orientalis (leaves) and Ocimum basilicum.To filter and drink ½ glass 3 times per day. Warning : It is strictly forbidden of eating lemons, oranges and drinking wine, alcoholic beverages.
H(091) restorative, barks of tige (decoction)
H(139) sexual impotence, fruit of Garcinia kola associated with Amaranthus spinosus and Zingiber officinale (rhizome)
H(187) continuous crying baby for lack of lark making the child incapable of sucking (ngandaka), pound together red seeds of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea ), with seeds of Garcinia kola and of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. rub the scalp or the whole head, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ngadiadia, n’gadidi (Kikongo)
Gardenia jovis-tonantis (Welw.) Hiern
Official name : Gardenia jovis-tonantis (Welw.) Hiern
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Gardenia ternifolia var. jovis-tonantis (Welw.) Aubrév.
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(018), H(027), H(051), H(068), H(075), H(100), H(124), H(139), H(187)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea children and adults, chew barks of trunk of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var..., together with a piece of tuber of cassava and sweet and raw, swallow the saliva gradually, 2 times per day.
H(008) dysentery, pound leaves of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... together with the tubers of cassava; the mixture macerated in some water, to filter and drink 1 table spoon filtrate, 3 times per day.
H(014) chronic dermatosis accompanied ofH(014) itching (yamba di nzazi), decoction 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(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), H(051) dfference of temperature accompanied each night of headache (wumba), decoction of roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... in palm wine, filter and do an enema of 1/3 bamboo glass, 1 time per day.
H(027) frequent abortions (wumba nlutakana), pound together de plants below : barks of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... and seeds of Monodora angolensis, add white clay and a bit of salt, eat ½ teaspoon of coffee of the dough, 3 times per day. .
H(027) frequent abortions or frequent deliveries of stillborn. (lufwadikisi), boil together the following plants: leaves of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var..., roots of Helichrysum mechowianum and of Schwenkia americana. Filter and do an enema 1 glass 1 time per day.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), boil all the plants below: inflorescences vertes of palmier, leaves of Lannea antiscorbutica, of Hallea stipulosa and of Spondias mombin, Smilax anceps and roots of Gardenia ternifolia; to filter and drink 1 table spoon 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), chew barks of trunk of Gardenia ternifolia with slices of fruit of Cola acuminata; swallow the saliva gradually, 3 times per day
H(075) inappetence (nsatu), decoction of roots of Gardenia ternifolia, to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day. Warning : This remedy can be administered to the baby who refuses of suck.
H(100) blennorrhoea, boil together the following plants: roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Morinda lucida, of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, of barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa and of Gardenia ternifolia (ou roots), of rhizomes of Kikwa ki mpata sp.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day
H(124) epistaxis with hand contractions (nkosi-nzakala ), boil together the following plants: leaves of Gardenia ternifolia, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida ( dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river) and Hibiscus acetosella green form; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(139) sexual weakness in man (non-erection of the penis) (mbadi), decoction of the following plants : roots of Gardenia ternifolia, of Heinsia crinita, of Schwenkia americana, of Mondia whitei, of Dichrostachys cinerea, of Garcinia huillensis, of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, of Dorstenia psilurus and of barks of Hallea stipulosa and of Croton mubango; add 3 teaspoons powdered coffee and 3 teaspoons of dried tea.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass filtrate, 2 times per day. Warning: When you have dizziness after the morning dose, do not take more than the evening.
H(139) sexual weakness in man (non-erection of the penis), decoction of the following plants : Costus phyllocephalus (roots), Gardenia ternifolia (roots), Schwenkia americana, the beard of corn. (Zea mays), Sesamum indicum (seeds).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied by effusion of the head (nsingu), same preparation as for "epistaxis" and madness but the catch is a table spoon, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kilemba-nzau (Kikongo)
Gnetum africanum Welw.
Official name : Gnetum africanum Welw.
Family : Gnetaceae
Symptoms : H(000), H(050), H(099), H(104), H(113), H(169), H(201)
Recipes : H(000) Gnetum africanum: cette plante se caractérise dans of nombreuses recette as interdit alimentaire
H(050) belly bloat with hardness accompanied of jaundice (mbudi), pound together and macerated in H2O barks of Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia and of Fuetete sp., Melinis minutiflora, and seeds of Monodora angolensis. Rub the whole body 2 times per day for 6 consecutive days. Warning : After you apply this medication, It is recommended of taking , medication below: decoction of the mixing of barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa, of Kilendila sp., of Xylopia aethiopica and Scleria achtenii. Mix with palm wine and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : oil of macerated palm nuts, fruits, onions, Solanum macrocarpon, Solanum aethiopicum, leaves of Gnetum africanum as vegetables, pumpkin and maïs.
H(099) nervousness close of the madness (kimpi), pound whole plants below : stems of Costus lucanusianus, rape 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(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(104) stomach pain, gastritis (lukutu), decoction of leaves of Ficus thonningii; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum as vegetables, beans, pumpkin, beverages and hot peper. It is recommended to follow these instructions for 6 months after healing
H(104) stomach pain (gastritis), pound together then : decoction of the plants below : Mondia whitei, Ocimum basilicum, Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Allium sativum, Ananas comosus (rape ananas); remove from heat when the mixture is hot enough; macerate and filter. Drink ½ glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum, pumpkin, coca and hot peper. Do not VO. alcohol until recovery. It is recommended to respect that instruction for six months after healing.
H(113) rheumatism, boil together leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, internodes of sugarcane, barks of Erythrina abyssinica, roots of Imperata cylindrica, of Schwenkia americana, of Gardenia and of Dichrostachys cinerea.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food :meat of pork, leaves of manioc and Gnetum africanum as vegetables
H(113) rheumatism, boil together leaves of Nymphaea lotus, Eleusine indica and salt. To filter and drink 1 tablespoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : meat of pork, leaves of manioc pounded and of Gnetum africanum
H(113) rheumatism, to roast the mixing of leaves of Chamaesyce hirta and of Schwenkia americana, Clerodendrum formicarum, Desmodium lasiocarpum and la peau du varan. Broyer ce mélange together with traditional salt. Make incisions or tattoos aux endroits malades and rub dessus the powder 1 time per day with interval of 1 day. Prohibited food : leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum as vegetables and pork meat
H(169) hernia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Garcinia kola (seeds), Cola acuminata (seeds), Heinsia crinita (seeds), Annona senegalensis (leaves) and roots or fruits d’Anisopyllea quangensis.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning : This medication is for adults. It is also prohibited of eating lemons for the duration of the treatment. Prohibited food : pumpkin, beverages, pepers, les leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum as vegetables.
H(201) vision of the spirits (ngimbi), to roast the parts of following plants : leaves of Brillantaisia patula and of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha and leafy stem of Commelina africana; Well crush and add a little salt, dilute in water with the sliced banana heart. Take the total bath every night before going to bed. Prohibited : to the market, attend a mourning, look at a dead body, eat leaves of Gnetum africanum, manioc of maïs and of Salacia pynaertii; meat of pork and of goat, hens and fruits of Aframomum alboviolaceum.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mfumbwa (Kikongo)
Gossypium barbadense L.
Official name : Gossypium barbadense L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(013), H(014), H(037), H(077), H(091), H(101), H(103), H(113), H(130), H(162x), H(170), H(173), H(187), H(189)
Recipes : H(005) swollen legs, H(005) edema (mvimbu),H(014) head itching, yellowing of the hair, pound the following plants : Myrianthus arboreus (barks of trunk), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Crossopteryx febrifuga (leaves), Zea mays (leaves), Cyperus articulatus, Ficus asperifolia (leaves). Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts, apply (rub) on the body 2 times per day.
H(013) skin rash accompanied ofH(014) itchings, pound together the following plants : Momordica charantia, Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Allium sativum, Cola acuminata (leaves), Cyperus articulatus (leaves) and Cajanus cajan; macerated in H2O and press to obtain an aqueous solution. VO. 1 table spoon of the solution added of egg white, 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 mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), to roast in a pan plants below: Brillantaisia patula, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Momordica charantia and the barks of Ficus lutea.pound then other plants together: Brillantaisia patula, Dichaetanthera africana, young manioc leaves, Mimosa pellita, Scleria achtenii and Nymphaea lotus; press and mix to the powder from roasted plants. Rub the whole body, 2 times per day.
H(014) panari (kinsiesi, sikama), pound together the following plants : Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Conyza sumatrensis and Emilia coccinea. press and pour few drops of liquid solution at the sick place
H(014) dermatosis (m’futa), to roast the mixture below : pure honey, rays of a wasp nests, leaves of cotton plant (Gossypium barbadense) and of Erythrina abyssinica. finely ground and rub the whole body, 2 times per day.
H(037) T.B.C. (mafulu), decoction in peanut oil and with some water the mixing of the following plants : young leaves of Myrianthus arboreus, leaves of Mucuna pruriens, of Gossypium barbadense, of Cucurbita maxima, of Helichrysum mechowianum, of Momordica charantia and Sapium cornutum (leaves and barks).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : beverages (all)
H(037) T.B.C. (mafulu), decoction in peanut oil and with some water the mixing of the following plants : young leaves of Myrianthus arboreus, leaves of Mucuna pruriens, of Gossypium barbadense, of Cucurbita maxima, of Helichrysum mechowianum, of Momordica charantia and Sapium cornutum (leaves and barks).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : beverages (all)
H(037) cough, boil all the plants below: leaves of Costus lucanusianus and of Gossypium barbadense, barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, juice of Citrus limon (lemons), Aframomum melegueta and Securidaca longipedunculata ; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(077) vomiting (kuluka), pound and macerated in H2O roots of Gossypium barbadense and leaves of Brillantaisia patula; add white clay and of la cendre ; VO. After sift ½ bamboo glass 2 times per day.
H(091) heaviness and body cooling accompanied of jaundice and of white hair (Kivunda), decoction of the mixing of Musanga cecropioides (leaves and barks of trunk), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Mondia whitei (roots) and Dissotis brazzae (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(101) abundant and prolonged menstrual bleeding, crush and macerate in palm wine the mixing of Manotes expansa, Abrus precatorius, stamens corn, Aframomum melegueta, Gossypium barbadense (seeds), termitière and red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis; to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(101) heavy and prolonged menstrual period, boil together leaves of Barteria nigritiana, leaves and barks of Tapinanthus poggei, Momordica charantia, Brillantaisia patula, leaves of Quisqualis hensii and of Gossypium barbadense; filter, mix with the red coat of Pterocarpus angolensis; VO. 1/3 of glass 3 times per day.
H(103) gingivitis or H(103) tooth decay with swelling (ngulungambaki), pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of plants below : Ocimum gratissimum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Gossypium barbadense (leaves) ; drink the liquid sifted , ½ glass, 2 times per day. It should be kept in the mouth a quantity of the product still hot 3 times per day. Do not swallow.
H(103) tooth decay with gingivitis (ngulunga mbaki), boil together leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, of Chenopodium ambrosioides and of Gossypium barbadense.To filter and drink the maceration (H2O) 1/2 glass, 2 times per day. Then keep the still warm solution in the mouth during 5 to 10 minutes, 3 times per day.
H(113) joint diseases (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, of barks of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Gossypium barbadense, of barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, of barks of Mangifera indica, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, roots of Annona senegalensis, of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of barks of trunk of Croton mubango; take two bottles of solution, to filter and drink 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Keep the rest in the pot and reheat to massage members in the morning and the evening.
H(130) poliomyelitis (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Cymbopogon citratus, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (barks or seeds), Millettia eetveldeana (barks), Mangifera indica (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Lippia multiflora and Croton mubango (barks). decoction with 6 bottles H2O, take 2 bottles to take , VO. ½ of glass, after sift, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : peper, salt grain broken with tooth, oil, egg and mushroom on dead wood.
H(162x) disease consists in urinate at night in bed (kiziena-ziena), pound together and decoction of the following plants; Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Mondia whitei, champignon sur bois death and Gossypium barbadense (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(170) ascites, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : Fwa di mvumbi sp. (leaves), Polygala acicularis, Desmodium velutinum, Schwenkia americana, Dissotis brazzae and Gossypium barbadense (roots). press and add white clay. Drink 1 table spoon, 2 times per day. Warning: If there is a strong diarrhea, Take the medication prescribed for rehydration. The patient can not take the prescribed medication against the diseases of the pancreas
H(173) leprosy (wasi), pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Conyza sumatrensis, Gossypium barbadense (leaves). press, filter and dive into the aqueous solution obtained from a green stone of river (nzamena) and ngindu-ngindu sp. Rub the whole body 2 times per day
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied by effusion of the head (nsingu), pound and boil in 5 bottled water the mixing of the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Cajanus cajan, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, Piper guineense, barks of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius and of Annona senegalensis, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 1 bottle of the filtered solution and make them drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is heated to be applied to the baby's neck, 2 times per day (friction)..
H(187) continuous crying baby (ngandaka), pound the plants below : leaves of Gossypium barbadense, leaves centrales of Canna bidentata and of bananier and leaves of Polygala acicularis. Faire un paquet enveloppé dans desleaves, add some water and enfoncer le paquet sous la cendre chaude. press and faire VO. au bébé 1 teaspoon 3 times per day..
H(189) difficult to take the first step for children., pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, and of Gossypium barbadense; barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cymbopogon citratus, Lippia multiflora et,Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the whole body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with tooth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : wusu, gusu (Kikongo)
Gossypium barbadense L.
Official name : Gossypium barbadense L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(127)
Recipes : H(127) rate (kibeka), boil together leaves of Harungana madagascariensis with la souche d’Aloe congolensis ; Sift and add some oil of raw palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis), then purged with the liquid product obtained, 1 bamboo glass per day.
H(127) rate (kibeka), decoction together rhizomes d’Anchomanes difformis, barks of Millettia laurentii and d’Harungana madagascariensis with la souche d’Aloe congolensis ; Do an enema with the warm liquid obtained, 1 bamboo glass per daywith interval of 1 day. + Prohibited food : leaves of manioc, pumpkin, not eat ni toucher one egg.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ntunu (Kikongo)
Heinsia crinita (Afzel.) G.Taylor
Official name : Heinsia crinita (Afzel.) G.Taylor
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(016), H(018), H(034), H(037), H(038), H(053), H(076), H(091), H(100), H(104), H(113), H(139), H(139), H(169), H(187), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) wounds in the uterus accompanied flow and of pain, pound together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and of Steganotaenia araliacea with roots of Heinsia crinita and young leaves of Annona senegalensis. Apply as a poultice on the uterus from morning till night for 6 consecutive days.
H(006) purgative, juice of leaves or stems as vulnerary.
H(016) swollen and painful breasts (nsansi), decoction of leaves of Morinda lucida, roots of Heinsia crinita and Aloe congolensis.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(018) heavy head seeming to melt in children, constant crying and tends to H(099) epilepsy; by adults : nose with spicy and ticklish body sweating and pain (kisungu ki ntu muntu), boil together barks of Hallea stipulosa and of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var..., leaves and roots of Heinsia crinita and roots of Dichrostachys cinerea.To filter and drink ½ glass 2 times per day. pour few drops in the nose, 2 times per day.
H(034) heart palpitations accompanied of falling down and of drooling (matuta), pound together Aloe congolensis with roots of Heinsia crinita, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, and roots of Millettia eetveldeana. macerate the pounded mixture in H2O and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(037) pneumonie, barks of roots decoction in palm wine , VO. 3 times per day)
H(037) tuberculosis, barks of roots (decoction in palm wine) , VO. 3 times per day for 1 month, associate a taking or decoction of barks of roots in enema once a day
H(037) cough, boil together Cymbopogon densiflorus with roots of Heinsia crinita and of Xylopia aethiopica. Filter and put in a bottle add 1 tablespoon of sugar. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(038) diseases of the uterus (kiziba), decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Tapinanthus poggei, Sarcocephalus latifolius, roots of Millettia drastica, of Heinsia crinita and Steganotaenia araliacea.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of taking , VO. or enema the prescribed medication against the microfilariae. Prohibited food : oil, hot peper, egg, drink cold waterr or wash with cold water
H(053) earaches, scrape barks of trunk of Heinsia crinita, macerated in palm wine, filter and apply nasal drops, 2 times per day.
H(076) inflammation of the gums,- decoction of roots
H(091) anemia, decoction of the mixing of plants below : roots of Heinsia crinita, Manotes expansa, Curcuma longa, leaves of Costus phyllocephalus and la termitière des termites comestibles.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : VO. du café
H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Heinsia crinita, of Morinda lucida and of Craterispermum schweinfurthii; leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, rhizomes of Kikwa ki mpata sp., barks or roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... and the barks of Hallea stipulosa.To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(104) stomach pain (gastritis), boil together roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of Heinsia crinita, fruits of lemons sliced and les tranches d’oignon.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(113) rheumatism, pound then decoction in palm wine or of sugarcane the mixing of the following plants : leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum, roots of Heinsia crinita, of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; leaves of Milicia excelsa and of Ocimum gratissimum ; fruits of Aframomum melegueta and leaves of Sansevieria bracteata. press, filter with a white cloth, add a bit of ancestral salt and rub members 2 times per day
H(139) male infertility, non-erection of the penis, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Schwenkia americana, Mondia whitei, Croton mubango (barks), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), Dorstenia psilurus, Garcinia huillensis (roots), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), 3 tablespoons of coffee powder and 3 tablespoons dried leaves of tea.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(139) male infertility, non-erection of the penis, pound together and decoction in palm wine roots of Heinsia crinita, of Dorstenia psilurus and of Mondia whitei with seeds of Monodora angolensis and l’Allium sativum.To filter and drink 1 glass, once at night
H(169) hernia, boil together roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and rhizomes d’Anchomanes difformis with roots of Heinsia crinita. Do the enema After filtration VO. 1 glass, 1 time per day with an interval of 1 day.
H(169) hernia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Garcinia kola (seeds), Cola acuminata (seeds), Heinsia crinita (seeds), Annona senegalensis (leaves) and roots or fruits d’Anisopyllea quangensis.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning : This medication is for adults. It is also prohibited of eating lemons for the duration of the treatment. Prohibited food : pumpkin, beverages, pepers, les leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum as vegetables.
H(187) testicles blocked in the lower abdomen cause of the baby's crying and H(139) adult impotence (nsunda), decoction of the mixing of Heinsia crinita with rhizomes of Kikwa ki mpata sp and barks of Pentaclethra macrophylla.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. This medication may also be taken rectally, 1 glass 1 time per day. The child must wear a sheet of tobacco on hips.
H(201) madness, crush and macerate in palm wine the following plants : Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Abrus precatorius (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Brillantaisia patula and seeds of red peanuts (Arachis hypogaea).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day, for 3 consecutive days.
H(201) madness, boil together leaves of Hymenocardia ulimoides, roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii and of Heinsia crinita; peanut seeds (Arachis hypogaea) and dry tea leaves. Filter and bottling and adding 1 tablespoon of sugar in each bottle and drink ½ glass morning and afternoon. In the evening, pound the stems of Costus phyllocephalus and Cyperus articulatus. Put the mixture in a single bottle and let stand overnight, and drink ½ glass of the bottle.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nsiamuna, kinketi, kibua (Kikongo), mbotunu (Kiyanzi)
Helichrysum mechowianum Klatt
Official name : Helichrysum mechowianum Klatt
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(027), H(037)
Recipes : H(004) tears heel (biata), pound together the following plants : Smilax anceps, Helichrysum mechowianum (leaves), rhizomes of Costus spectabilis and Eremospatha haullevileana (leaves); decoction of part of the mixture, filter and put your feet in the warm filtrate. Rub The other part put on the tears heel, 2 times per day.
H(027) delivery of death-baby or frequent abortions (lufwadikisi), boil together leaves of Gardenia ternifolia..., roots of Helichrysum mechowianum and of Schwenkia americana; to filter and drink 1 glass, 1 time per day.
H(037) T.B.C. tuberculosis (mafulu), decoction in peanut oil and with some water the mixing of the following plants : young leaves of Myrianthus arboreus, leaves of Mucuna pruriens, of Gossypium barbadense, of Cucurbita maxima, of Helichrysum mechowianum, of Momordica charantia and Sapium cornutum (leaves and barks).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : beverages (all)
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ludimi lu mbwa (Kikongo)
Hibiscus acetosella Welw. ex Hiern
Official name : Hibiscus acetosella Welw. ex Hiern
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(016), H(033), H(034), H(038), H(094), H(099), H(124)
Recipes : H(016) swollen and painful breasts, pound together the following plants : trunk of Costus ocephalus, Hibiscus acetosella (red form) and Abrus precatorius; press, filter and then mix coated with with product of Pterocarpus tinctorius. Drink 1 tablespoon, 3 times per day. Take one part of the product mix with the seeds of Aframomum melegueta. Rub the body with the dough, 3 times per day.
H(016) painful and swollen breasts, H(016) mastitis (nsansi), pound together the following plants : red Hibiscus acetosella, Momordica charantia, leafy stems of Costus phyllocephalus; add the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis; mix well, press, to filter and drink 3 times per day. Take one part of the solution, mix with Aframomum melegueta (fruits), and rub breasts, 3 times per day
H(033) female infertility, difficulty in conceiving (Kisita), decoction of the mixing of barks of Milicia excelsa, of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa and of Sapium cornutum, of stems of Costus phyllocephalus, of roots of banana tree, red or green Hibiscus acetosella.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day the first day of menstruation.
H(034) rapid beating of heart accompanied by jitter or drop and drool (matuta), pound together shell egg grilled and crushed, the fungus of dead wood, the feathers of hens and fake cotton palm or tow at the basis of palm leaves with the following plants : Hibiscus acetosella of green form and Brillantaisia patula; soak the mixture in palm wine and add white clay; VO. one table spoon 3 times per day.
H(038) infection of the uterus, decoction of the mixing of Steganotaenia araliacea and leaves d’Hibiscus acetosella.To filter and drink ½ glass 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Morinda lucida, of Canarium schweinfurthii and of Bridelia ferruginea, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, of Ficus thonningii, of Alchornea cordifolia, Hibiscus acetosella green form, adult leaves of Elaeis guineensis, leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum. Take a rectal bath and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Morinda lucida, of Canarium schweinfurthii and of Bridelia ferruginea, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, of Ficus thonningii, of Alchornea cordifolia, Hibiscus acetosella green form, adult leaves of Elaeis guineensis, leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum. Take a rectal bath and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day.
H(099) epilepsy, pound together and macerated in H2O the plants below :Ottelia ulvifolia, red Hibiscus acetosella and vert, stem of Costus phyllocephalus and leaves of Cajanus cajan; heat a little before the filtrate of VO. 1 table spoon 2 times per day
H(099) epilepsy,. boil in plenty of water the mixing of the following plants: barks of Spondias mombin, red Hibiscus acetosella, dry leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, Clerodendrum formicarum, leaves of Cucumeropsis mannii and Lippia multiflora. Take a bottle of filtered solution for VO. at the rate of one tablespoon, 3 times per day. At the same time, with the rest, take a total bath morning and afternoon At the same time, with the rest when the patient takes a bath, he must dip his feet in the remaining unfiltered mixture during 10 minutes, 3 consecutive days.
H(099) acute nervousness tending towards madness, unconsciousness of the acts (kimpi), pound together the following plants : Manotes expansa (leaves), young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Brillantaisia patula, Ottelia ulvifolia, red Hibiscus acetosella, Polygala acicularis (leaves), green Ananas comosus, Monodora angolensis (seeds). add some water, macerate and filter then add also a little white clay. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(124) epistaxis with hand contractions (nkosi-nzakala ), boil together the following plants: leaves of Gardenia ternifolia, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida ( dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river) and Hibiscus acetosella green form; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(124) epistaxis (poured of blood in the nose and mouth accompanied often a sudden death) (nkosikibota), decoction of the following plants : Renealmia africana, termite of savannah, Hibiscus acetosella green form and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon, once at night
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nsa (ngai ngai) (Kikongo)
Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Official name : Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(018), H(033), H(034), H(050), H(051), H(075x), H(082), H(091), H(098), H(101), H(124), H(137), H(201)
Recipes : H(002) lack of breast milk during lactation, boil together the stems of Costus phyllocephalus, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and Chamaesyce hirta, to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
H(018), H(051) difference of temperature in the body accompanied by headache (wumba), decoction with plenty of water, the mixing of leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, of Sapium cornutum, of Lippia multiflora, of Pentaclethra eetveldeana, of Hymenocardia acida, of l’Ocimum gratissimum, of Annona senegalensis, of Bridelia ferruginea, of Millettia eetveldeana and of Mangifera indica, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Steganotaenia araliacea. apply steam bath. Once cooled bath filter a portion and do an enema at the rate of one drink per day. With the other part of the still warm mixture, wash the whole body, 2 times per day and do an enema It is recommended not to repeat of the steam bath because of dehydration.
H(033) female infertility, decoction of the mixing of ngemba-ndundu sp., Croton mubango (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots and spines), Oryza sativa (green waste of unhulled rice), heart of banana tree sliced, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida; Filter and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day. After 6 days, Take the content of the egg and mix the white clay and the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. VO. this mixture once.
H(034), H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations (katuti), pound together the following plants : rape Ananas comosus, barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and Saccharum officinarum; press, filter and Exposure to sunlight for three days. VO. Then one table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(050) belly bloat with hardness accompanied by the yellowing of the body (mbudinlenda), pound together the parts of following plants : barks of Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Hymenocardia acida and of Bridelia ferruginea; leaves of Solanum macrocarpon and of Solanum aethiopicum; dilute in palm wine; press and filter, add a little white clay and of salt, VO. ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day for 6 consecutive days. Prohibited food : palm oil from the maceration of nuts, fruits, onions, corn.
H(075x) person who eats without satiate (n’gewu = vevi), pound together the following plants : rape Ananas comosus, barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; Dorstenia psilurus, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and sugarcane. press, filter and exposure to the sun for three days. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(082) asthma (nsuenga-ntulu), boil together the following plants: leaves of Bridelia ferruginea, barks of Quisqualis hensii, leaves and barks of trunk of Erythrina abyssinica, leaves of Hymenocardia acida and of Dacryodes edulis, and stems of Cyperus articulatus.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(091) anemia, decoction of the following plants : Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Hymenocardia acida (roots).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : Café
H(091) anemia, boil together the following plants: Hymenocardia acida (roots), Manotes expansa, Malungula sp., Mondia whitei and fruits of lemons. Filter and mix with plenty of H2O . exposing the solution in the sun for 3 days and VO. 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day. .
H(091) to gain weight (grow), pound and macerated in le juice of sugarcane the mixing of the following plants : Cymbopogon densiflorus, Renealmia africana, Polygala acicularis (leaves), Manotes expansa; Filter, put in a bottle and Exposure to sunlight 2 consecutive days. Drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning this remedy causes much appetite. The patient may also take the medication with of sweet raw cassava or of Hymenocardia acida prescrite contre le yellowing of the hair,H(014) of la flaking of the scalp and H(005) du swelling of the legs (mvimbu).
H(094) hemorrhoids, boil together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, roots of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Garcinia huillensis; barks of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Hymenocardia acida; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(098) insomnia (kinzuangula), pound the plants below : scraped powder of trunk of Hymenocardia acida and stems of Costus phyllocephalus. press and mix tout, take a total bath In the evening orwash the face with the aqueous solution. Filter one part and pour few drops in eyes.Prohibited food : Break with the teeth the grains of salt, sesame, eat palm nuts
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, to roast then crush together with Monodora angolensis (seeds), Pterocarpus angolensis (red powder) and white clay, the mixing of barks of Hymenocardia acida, of Mangifera indica (barks) and of Caloncoba welwitschii. eat 1 teaspoon of the powder with some water, 2 times per day.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, to roast in the pan the following plants : barks of Hymenocardia acida, of Morinda lucida, of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha of Mangifera indica and of Calancoba welwitschii; grind together with fruits of Capsicum frutescens, of Monodora angolensis; white clay and red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. eat 1 teaspoon, 2 times per day of the powder with some water.
H(124) epistaxis with hand contractions (nkosi-nzakala ), boil together the following plants: leaves of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var..., young leaves of Hymenocardia acida ( dead leaves lying on the bottom of the river) and Hibiscus acetosella green form; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(137) atrocious pains in the arm or leg with swelling (Ngulu-maniuka) edema, to pound the mixing of the following plants : Schwenkia americana, heart of Hymenocardia acida, node of Eleusine indica. rub members 2 times per day.
H(169) hernia, decoction of the following plants : Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Hymenocardia acida (roots).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness (all stages considered), pound and decoction of the following plants : Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Citrullus lanatus, Cola acuminata (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Cucumeropsis mannii (leaves), Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Brillantaisia patula (roots), Trema orientalis (leaves), Rauvolfia vomitoria (barks) and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon supplemented with one egg and white clay, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kigete (Kikongo)
Hymenocardia ulmoides Oliv.
Official name : Hymenocardia ulmoides Oliv.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(099)
Recipes : H(037) cough, decoction of leaves of Hymenocardia ulmoides with the pounded plant of Abrus precatorius; filter once the solution is cooled and add the filtrate of pounded stems of Costus phyllocephalus; mix well, to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day .
H(037) tuberculosis (T.B.C.) mafulu, boil all the plants below: Hymenocardia ulmoides (leaves), Garcinia huillensis (barks), Costus phyllocephalus (leaves), Pentaclethra macrophylla (barks), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks), Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 3 times per day.
H(099) epilepsy, pound together the following plants : leaves of Brillantaisia patula and of Hymenocardia ulmoides, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and of Costus lucanusianus; and Commelina africana; macerated in H2O, press and add white clay.To filter and drink 1 tablespoon with one egg 1 time per day. Prohibited food : anything that flies as hen, oiseau ; goats, monkeys, river fish ; look at a dead body ; look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone.
H(099) epilepsy, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Brillantaisia patula and of Hymenocardia ulmoides, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and Costus lucanusianus and Commelina africana. Filter and add white clay. Bien Mix and VO. together with 1 egg 1 tablespoon, 1 time per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : munsanga (Kikongo)
Hyparrhenia diplandra (Hack.) Stapf
Official name : Hyparrhenia diplandra (Hack.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(027)
Recipes : H(027) difficult delivery followed by abortions (Nsula nkombo), to roast leaves of Canna indica and of Brillantaisia patula together with the plants of Ottelia ulvifolia, and des internodes of Hyparrhenia diplandra; finely ground and mix with 1 teaspoon the powder with unegg ; VO. once a day for 3 consecutive days . After, eat a little of this powder daily until delivery. When the contractions start must take prescribed medicines. Warning : It is recommended to take these medicines at the beginning of the eighth month of pregnancy.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nsoki, makota ma mwinga (Kikongo)
Hyptis nepetifolia R. Br.
Official name : Hyptis nepetifolia R. Br.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, pound together and macerated in H2O leaves of Millettia versicolor, Clerodendrum formicarum, Schwenkia americana and Hyptis nepetifolia. take a total bath 1 time per day. Prohibited food : not eating anything that flies or gambade as : birds, hens, goats, monkey and fish; look at himself, nor look at a dead body, to go to the market or walk alone.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : dinsusu-nsusu di nseki, nkama nsongo (Kikongo)
Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch.
Official name : Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch.
Family : Poaceae
Synonyms : Imperata cylindrica var. africana (Andersson) C.E. Hubb.
Symptoms : H(027), H(034), H(109), H(113), H(201)
Recipes : H(027) frequent abortions , delivery of stillborn (lufwadikisi), pound and macerated in H2O leaves of ferns (Pteridium aquilinum), of Myrianthus arboreus, of Cola acuminata, d’Imperata cylindrica (fresh leaves) and Cymbopogon densiflorus. take a total bath 3 days of suite when the moon appears.
H(034) accelerated heart beat (matuta), decoction plant parts following : stems of Costus phyllocephalus, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius of Dichrostachys cinerea and of Imperata cylindrica; Anchomanes difformis and Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink 1 teaspoon of the filtrate, 3 times per dayr.
H(034) heart palpitations with chute à terre, brouillard in eyes or parfois as une présence des grains of sable, boil together stems of Costus phyllocephalus, roots Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Dichrostachys cinerea, d’Imperata cylindrica and d’Anchomanes difformis (rhizome) and Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi ki nsonso), decoction of roots of Imperata cylindrica, Schwenkia americana, Momordica charantia, Bidens pilosa, Ocimum gratissimum, Malaka sp., and Hallea stipulosa (barks of trunk); to filter and drink 1/3 glass filtrate, 3 times per day.
H(113) rheumatism, boil together leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, internodes of sugarcane, barks of Erythrina abyssinica, roots of Imperata cylindrica, of Schwenkia americana, of Gardenia and of Dichrostachys cinerea.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food :meat of pork, leaves of manioc and Gnetum africanum as vegetables
H(201) nauseating odor due to evil spirits (m’fu), Take the green herbs d’Imperata cylindrica, crumple and add the mixing of Cymbopogon densiflorus, of Dorstenia psilurus, of crushed barks of trunk of Erythrophloem suaveolens, of Aframomum melegueta and of Capsicum frutescens; put everything in a box-shaped smoker with smoldering embers and smoke out the whole house.It is recommended to empty the house of its occupants because of the smoke stings the eyes.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nsoni, nsonia (Kikongo)
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(201)
Recipes : 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) nervousness accompanied sometimes of madness, pound whole plants below : Pennisetum purpureum (young rameaux), Brillantaisia patula (whole plant), Jatropha curcas (leaves), Polygala acicularis; press and add one egg and a little white clay ; shake strongly ; Sift, then drink once at night for three successive days
H(201) madness, H(201) dementia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks of trunk), Garcinia kola (seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Newbouldia laevis (barks of trunk), fruits of Capsicum frutescens and of Aframomum melegueta; Polygala acicularis (leaves), of successive days , seeds of Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana and Mondia whitei. Filter, let it cool and mix with barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter the next day and drink ½ table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound whole plants below : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks), Garcinia kola (barks and seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Newbouldia laevis (barks), Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana, Aframomum melegueta, Polygala acicularis (leaves), successive days and Mondia whitei. decoction of the mixture, filter. After cooling, add barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter on the following days and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
H(201) madness, pound together the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks), Garcinia kola (barks and seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Newbouldia laevis (barks), fruits of Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum (fruits), Renealmia africana, Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Polygala acicularis (leaves), Persea americana (leaves) and Mondia whitei. decoction, filter and wait until the mixture cools. Then mix to barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand overnight. Filter the next day and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mpuluka kongo (Kikongo)
Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley
Official name : Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Lagenaria vulgaris Ser. , Cucurbita lagenaria L.
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094) hemorrhoids, pound together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, of Lagenaria siceraria and of Polygala acicularis. Make small balls and press it into the anus before to sleep. During 2 or 3 consecutive days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mbika nkalu (Kikongo)
Landolphia owariensis P. Beauv.
Official name : Landolphia owariensis P. Beauv.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(094), H(139)
Recipes : H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plants: Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (fruits), barks of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum, Cyperus articulatus, Capsicum frutescens, Aframomum melegueta, barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, roots of Landolphia owariensis (barks), Mondia whitei, roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Dorstenia psilurus, roots of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Garcinia huillensis., dilute in water, macerate and let stand overnight. Press well and filter then put in bottles adding a table spoon of sugar in each one. Expose the full solution bottles in the sun for three days. Drink ½ glass, one time in the evening. Warning this medicine may cause dizziness but we must continue the treatment.
H(139) sexual weakness, non-erection of the penis (mbadi), pound and boil the mixing of roots of Landolphia owariensis, of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, red seeds of Arachis hypogea and Lippia multiflora.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : masuki, goki dikuku (Kikongo)
Lannea antiscorbutica (Hiern) Engl.
Official name : Lannea antiscorbutica (Hiern) Engl.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(038), H(068)
Recipes : H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), to roast the mixing of plants below : edible banana waste, leaves of Lannea antiscorbutica, leaves and seeds of Cajanus cajan, leaves of Gossypium barbadense and of Capsicum frutescens. finely ground and mix with the oil of raw palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis). Rub the body with the dough 2 times per day
H(038) diseases related to female (kiziba), Do the enema with the sifted mixture of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of trunk barks of Lannea antiscorbutica and of Hallea stipulosa 1/2 glass of bambou 1 time per day. Prohibited food: oil, hot peper, egg, VO. or wash with of cold H2O.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), boil all the plants below: green inflorescences of palm tree, leaves of Lannea antiscorbutica, of Hallea stipulosa and of Spondias mombin, Smilax anceps and roots of Gardenia ternifolia; to filter and drink 1 table spoon 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nkumbi (Kikongo)
Lantana camara L.
Official name : Lantana camara L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Lantana antidotalis Thonning.
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, pound the following plants : Ocimum gratissimum, Allium sativum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Bryophyllum bipinnatum, Cymbopogon citratus, Lantana camara. Mix with some water, squeeze and drink the liquid obtained, 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning : This remedy for adults only who suffer from severe coughing.
H(037) cough, decoction of the mixing of Dacryodes yangambiensis (barks), Lantana camara, Cymbopogon citratus and Lippia multiflora, to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Lippia multiflora Moldenke
Official name : Lippia multiflora Moldenke
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(037), H(051), H(058), H(099), H(113), H(139), H(187), H(201)
Recipes : H(018), H(051) each evening temperature difference that divides the body,accompanied of headache (wumba), boil in plenty of water the mixing of the following plants : Boerhavia diffusa (leaves), Sapium cornutum (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Ocimum gratissimum, Annona senegalensis (leaves), Vitex madiensis (leaves), Aframomum alboviolaceum (leaves and stems), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (leaves), Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves), Bridelia ferruginea (leaves). Millettia eetveldeana (leaves), Mangifera indica (leaves), Cymbopogon densiflorus and Steganotaenia araliacea. Take a steam bath. Before the mixture is cooled, take a glass, filter and do an enema. After take a total bath, rubbing the body with the leavess. During 2 consecutive days, take a total bath and do an enema.Do not take the steam bath which can cause of the dehydration.
H(037) cough, decoction of the mixing of Lippia multiflora, leaves of Myrianthus arboreus and of Aframomum alboviolaceum; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(037) cough, to roast in the pan the mixing of plants below : leaves of Dacryodes edulis, edible mushroom on wood, leaves of Sapium cornutum, Lippia multiflora, leaves of Aframomum alboviolaceum and Ageratum conyzoides. finely ground with fruits of Capsicum fructescens. eat ½ teaspoonful of powder, 2 times per day.
H(037) cough, decoction of the mixing of Cymbopogon citratus, Lippia multiflora, Drymaria cordata and Polygala acicularis.To filter and drink 1/3 glass.
H(037) cough, decoction of the mixing of Dacryodes yangambiensis (barks), Lantana camara, Cymbopogon citratus and Lippia multiflora, to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(058) reduction of big breasts volume, pound and boil with dry plant of Lippia multiflora, les herbes below : Arachis hypogea with red seeds (seeds), green fruit of Psidium guajava, waste of ripe fruit of Aframomum alboviolaceum and the ripe fruit of Strychnos cocculoides.To filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 2 times per day.
H(099) epilepsy,. boil in plenty of water the mixing of the following plants: barks of Spondias mombin, red Hibiscus acetosella, dry leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, Clerodendrum formicarum, leaves of Cucumeropsis mannii and Lippia multiflora. Take a bottle of filtered solution for VO. at the rate of one tablespoon, 3 times per day. At the same time, with the rest, take a total bath morning and afternoon At the same time, with the rest when the patient takes a bath, he must dip his feet in the remaining unfiltered mixture during 10 minutes, 3 consecutive days.
H(099) epilepsy, to roast and finely ground with fruits of Capsicum frutescens the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Mucuna pruriens;leaves, roots and green fruit of Strychnos cocculoides, Lippia multiflora, ngemba-ndundu sp, seeds of onion (Allium cepa), seeds of Garcinia kola and fruits of Aframomum melegueta. Add the powder obtained to little white clay and eat with little water, ½ teaspoonful of powder 2 times per day. Prohibited food : Any animal that flies (hens, birds, bats); goats, river fish, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone.
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), seeds of Cyperus articulatus, Cymbopogon citratus, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Millettia eetveldeana (barks), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (seeds or barks), Mangifera indica (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, Annona senegalensis (roots), Croton mubango (barks) and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 2 bottles of filtered solution and VO. 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.The rest is kept in the pot is heated to rub the whole body morning and evening.
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), decoction in the juice of Saccharum officinarum the mixing of young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, barks of Hallea stipulosa, stems of Costus phyllocephalus, oil palmiste, Lippia multiflora, crude palm nutss; Filter, add a bit of salt; VO. 1 table spoon 3 times per day. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with teeth, oil, egg, mushroom on dead wood.
H(139) sexual weakness, non-erection of the penis (mbadi), pound and boil the mixing of roots of Landolphia owariensis, of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, red seeds of Arachis hypogea and Lippia multiflora.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied by effusion of the head (nsingu), pound and boil in 5 bottled water the mixing of the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Cajanus cajan, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, barks of trunk of Millettia eetveldeana, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, roots of Annona senegalensis and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take a bottle of solution and filtered to VO. the baby, 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The unfiltered rest is kept in a pot and warmed regularly to rub the neck or the body, 2 times per day.
H(201) madness H(201) dangerous madness, (run, dance and laughs), pound and decoction the mixing of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Renealmia africana, Lippia multiflora, Ficus thonningii (leaves), Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, Costus phyllocephalus (stems), Costus lucanusianus (stems).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness (all stages considered), pound and decoction of the following plants : Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Cola acuminata (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Cucumeropsis mannii (leaves), Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Brillantaisia patula (roots), Trema orientalis (leaves), Rauvolfia vomitoria (barks) and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon supplemented with one egg and white clay, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : buluku, malukutu (Kikongo)
Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
Official name : Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(094), H(201)
Recipes : H(091) slump of the baby After sexual intercourse of unclean parents and which causes mortality (kesa), to pound the mixing of Schwenkia americana, of Desmodium velutinum, of Mimosa pudica, of Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves of tomatos). Put some of the mixture under the armpits of one of the spouses. Then prepare meals with the rest of the mixturea and eat (parents and child).
H(094) hemorrhoids, to roast the mixing of leaves of Ocimum basilicum, of Ocimum gratissimum and of Lycopersicon esculentum (tomatos), seeds of Monodora angolensis, Polygala acicularis, trunk of Musa paradisiaca and the ears of corn stripped of seeds. Well crush and add palm oil. Introduction of small amounts of the obtained pulp in the anus, 2 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound together the following plants; Commelina africana, Manotes expansa, Brillantaisia patula (leaves and roots), Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves of tomato), Mondia whitei (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria. heat and remove from the heat before boiling, press and filter then drink ½ glass the morning and at noon. Whenever the patient feels worse we need to apply the medication nasal and eye.
H(201) madness (all stages combined), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves and roots), Commelina africana, Manotes expansa, Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves), Mondia whitei, Rauvolfia vomitoria; decoction of the mixture with H2O and remove from the heat before boiling ; let it cool and sift, then drink ½ glass in the morning and In the evening.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : tumantu (Kikongo)
Macaranga monandra Müll.Arg.
Official name : Macaranga monandra Müll.Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) sexual weakness : non-erection of the penis, pound whole plants of: Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), Garcinia huillensis (roots), Macaranga monandra (roots), Millettia versicolor (roots). To stand overnight in the wine of sugarcane for three days.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : yense, nkengi (Kikongo)
Mangifera indica L.
Official name : Mangifera indica L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(034), H(051), H(068), H(075x), H(091), H(094), H(100), H(101), H(109), H(113), H(130), H(169), H(187), H(189)
Recipes : H(018), H(051) difference of temperature in the body accompanied by headache (wumba), decoction with plenty of water, the mixing of leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, of Sapium cornutum, of Lippia multiflora, of Pentaclethra eetveldeana, of Hymenocardia acida, of l’Ocimum gratissimum, of Annona senegalensis, of Bridelia ferruginea, of Millettia eetveldeana and of Mangifera indica, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Steganotaenia araliacea. apply steam bath. Once cooled bath filter a portion and do an enema at the rate of one drink per day. With the other part of the still warm mixture, wash the whole body, 2 times per day and do an enema It is recommended not to repeat of the steam bath because of dehydration.
H(018) headaches, leaves pulverized, RNS.
H(034), H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations (katuti), pound together the following plants : rape ananas (Ananas comosus), barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and Saccharum officinarum; press, filter and Exposure to sunlight for three days. VO. Then one table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), boil together leaves of Vitex madiensis, of Morinda lucida, of Mangifera indica, d’Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia , of Vernonia amygdalina, of Rhipsalis baccifera (with spines) and Desmodium velutinum.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(075x) person who eats without satiate (n’gewu = vevi), pound together the following plants : rape Ananas comosus, barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; Dorstenia psilurus, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and sugarcane. Press, filter and exposure to the sun for three days. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plants: Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (fruits), barks of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum, Cyperus articulatus, Capsicum frutescens, Aframomum melegueta, barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, roots of Landolphia owariensis (barks), Mondia whitei, roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Dorstenia psilurus, roots of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Garcinia huillensis., dilute in water, macerate and let stand overnight. Press well and filter then put in bottles adding a table spoon of sugar in each one. Expose the full solution bottles in the sun for three days. Drink ½ glass, one time in the evening. Warning this medicine may cause dizziness but we must continue the treatment.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound together the following plants : barks of Mangifera indica and of Newbouldia laevis and Chenopodium ambrosioides. Macerating the mixture in water and sift, then drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea, boil together the following plants: Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Mondia whitei, Mangifera indica (barks of trunk).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, to roast then crush together with Monodora angolensis (seeds), Pterocarpus angolensis (red powder) and white clay, the mixing of barks of Hymenocardia acida, of Mangifera indica (barks) and of Caloncoba welwitschii. eat 1 teaspoon of the powder with some water, 2 times per day.
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi ki nsonso), boil together the following plants: Cyperus articulatus, Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Annona senegalensis (roots), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Mangifera indica (barks of trunk), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Hallea stipulosa (barks of trunk); Filter and do an enema 1 glass 1 time per day.
H(113) joint diseases (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, of barks of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Gossypium barbadense, of barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, of barks of Mangifera indica, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, roots of Annona senegalensis, of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of barks of trunk of Croton mubango; take two bottles of solution, to filter and drink 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Keep the rest in the pot and reheat to massage members in the morning and the evening.
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan and of Gossypium barbadense, Cymbopogon citratus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Mangifera indica, of Croton mubango and of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; prélever 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with teeth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood
H(130) poliomyelitis (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Cymbopogon citratus, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (barks or seeds), Millettia eetveldeana (barks), Mangifera indica (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Lippia multiflora and Croton mubango (barks). decoction with 6 bottles H2O, take 2 bottles to take , VO. ½ of glass, after sift, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : peper, salt grain broken with tooth, oil, egg and mushroom on dead wood.
H(169) hernia (mpiki), pound together the following plants : Xylopia aethiopica (seeds), Hallea stipolusa (barks), Milicia excelsa (barks); Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Mangifera indica (barks of trunk); Macerating the mixture in water, sift and do an enema, 1 glass once a day with interval of 1 day.
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied by effusion of the head (nsingu), pound and boil in 5 bottled water the mixing of the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Cajanus cajan, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, Piper guineense, barks of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius and of Annona senegalensis, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 1 bottle of the filtered solution and make them drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is heated to be applied to the baby's neck, 2 times per day (friction)..
H(189) difficult to take the first step for children., pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, and of Gossypium barbadense; barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cymbopogon citratus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the whole body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with tooth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : manga (Kikongo)
Manihot esculenta Crantz
Official name : Manihot esculenta Crantz
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Manihot utilissima Pohl
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(018)
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(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), grill the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Gossypium barbandense (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia and Momordica charantia (barks) and Ficus lutea (barks); finely ground to obtain a powder. Then pound together the plants of Brillantaisia patula, Dissotis brazzaei, Manihot esculenta (leaves), Mimosa pigra or Mimosa pellita var pellita, Scleria achtenii and Nymphaea lotus; press, filter and add to the resulting liquid the powder of the first mixture . apply this pasty mixture all over the body 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.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : madioko (Kikongo)
Manotes expansa Sol. ex Planch.
Official name : Manotes expansa Sol. ex Planch.
Family : Connaraceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(091), H(099), H(101), H(124), H(201)
Recipes : H(026) polymenorrhea or H(101) abundant and prolonged menstrual bleeding, pound together the following plants : Manotes expansa (syn. M. pruinosa), Abrus precatorius, stamens corn, Aframomum melegueta, seeds of Olax gambecola (or Scorodophloeus zenkeri), earth termite mound and red powder of Pterocarpus tinctorius; to dilute the mixture in palm wine and macerate and then filter. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day
H(091) anemia, decoction of the mixing of plants below : roots of Heinsia crinita, Manotes expansa, Curcuma longa, leaves of Costus phyllocephalus and ground termite of edible termites.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : VO. coffee
H(091) anemia, boil together the following plants: Hymenocardia acida (roots), Manotes expansa, Malungula sp., Mondia whitei and fruits of lemons. Filter and mix with plenty of H2O . exposing the solution in the sun for 3 days and VO. 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day .
H(091) to gain weight (grow), pound and macerated in le juice of sugarcane the mixing of the following plants : Cymbopogon densiflorus, Renealmia africana, Polygala acicularis (leaves), Manotes expansa; Filter, put in a bottle and Exposure to sunlight 2 consecutive days. then drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning this remedy causes much appetite. The patient may also take the medication with of sweet raw cassava or of Hymenocardia acida prescrite contre le yellowing of the hair,H(014) of la flaking of the scalp and H(005) du swelling of the legs (mvimbu).
H(099) acute nervousness tending towards madness, unconsciousness of the acts (kimpi), pound together the following plants : Manotes expansa (leaves), young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Brillantaisia patula, Ottelia ulvifolia, red Hibiscus acetosella, Polygala acicularis (leaves), ananas vert, Monodora angolensis (seeds). add some water, macerate and filter then add also a little white clay. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(101) abundant and prolonged menstrual bleeding, crush and macerate in palm wine the mixing of Manotes expansa, Abrus precatorius, stamens corn, Aframomum melegueta, Gossypium barbadense (seeds),and ground termite and red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis; to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 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 to the pounded mix 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) pouring of blood from the nose and the mouth followed of sudden death (nkosi kibota), pound together the following plants : Dichaetanthera africana, Ottelia ulvifolia, young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Manotes expansa, leaves of Cajanus cajan, red seeds of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), leaves or stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Renealmia africana and barks of Croton mubango. macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, press, filter and add of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound together the following plants; Commelina africana, Manotes expansa, Brillantaisia patula (leaves and roots), Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves of tomato), Mondia whitei (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria. heat and remove from the heat before boiling, press and filter then drink ½ glass the morning and at noon. Whenever the patient feels worse we need to apply the medication nasal and eye.
H(201) madness (all stages combined), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves and roots), Commelina africana, Manotes expansa, Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves), Mondia whitei, Rauvolfia vomitoria; decoction of the mixture with H2O and remove from the heat before boiling ; let it cool and sift, then drink ½ glass in the morning and In the evening.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : dila dila (Kikongo)
Maprounea membranacea Pax & K.Hoffm.
Official name : Maprounea membranacea Pax & K.Hoffm.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) infection of the uterus, to pound the mixing of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and of Steganotaenia araliacea, leaves of tomato or of roots of Millettia drastica or Heinsia crinita or leaves of Maprounea membranacea and of young leaves of Annona senegalensis. Apply to the uterus a poultice of crushed mixture from morning till night for 6 consecutive days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Melinis minutiflora P. Beauv.
Official name : Melinis minutiflora P. Beauv.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(050), H(166), H(178)
Recipes : H(013) buboes, decoction of the mixing of Mimosa pellita, Melinis minutiflora, and leaves of Ficus thonningii or of Dichaetanthera africana.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(050) belly bloat with hardness accompanied of jaundice (mbudi), pound together and macerated in H2O barks of Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia and of Fuetete sp., Melinis minutiflora, and seeds of Monodora angolensis. Rub the whole body 2 times per day for 6 consecutive days. Warning : After you apply this medication, It is recommended of taking , medication below: decoction of the mixing of barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa, of Kilendila sp., of Xylopia aethiopica and Scleria achtenii. Mix with palm wine and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : oil of macerated palm nuts, fruits, onions, Solanum macrocarpon, Solanum aethiopicum, leaves of Gnetum africanum as vegetables, pumpkin and maïs.
H(166) stuttering, difficulty speaking or loss of voice (baba), boil together in palm wine the following plants : Melinis minutiflora, Annona muricata (leaves) and roots of citron.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(178) heart disease, pound together with white clay, stems of ferns (Pteridium aquilinum), leaves of Solanum aethiopicum, pounded and boiled seeds of Vigna subterranea, onion and a little salt. Separate the mixture into two unequal parts : the smallest is soaked in some water, pressed and filtered to be taken , VO. with egg; The other hot portion is placed on the sheet of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii or of Aframomum alboviolaceum then placed on the heart together with strains of Melinis minutiflora. Take care of binding with a cloth this hot mixture around the chest at heart level. This medication is applied 1 time per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : leka mbwa (Kikongo)
Milicia excelsa (Welw.) C.C. Berg
Official name : Milicia excelsa (Welw.) C.C. Berg
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Chlorophora excelsa (Welw) Benth. & Hook.
Symptoms : H(033), H(050), H(100), H(113), H(169)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, difficulty in conceiving (Kisita), decoction of the mixing of barks of Milicia excelsa, of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa and of Sapium cornutum, of stems of Costus phyllocephalus, of roots of banana tree, red or green Hibiscus acetosella.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day the first day of menstruation.
H(050) belly bloat (Mbudi), pound together barks of Milicia excelsa with roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; well macerated in H2O and after sifting do an enema 1 per day with one day interval. It is recommended to make an enema with the mixing of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Crossopteryx febrifuga, the same day as for H(038) diseases related to female (kiziba)
H(100) blennorrhoea, to roast in a pan plants below: Crossopteryx febrifuga (barks), Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia (roots), Piptadeniastrum africanum (barks), Milicia excelsa (barks) and the palm oil tree (inflorescences); crush and apply the powder sur les tattoos made in the lower abdomen, once a day with interval of 1 day. Prohibited food It is strictly forbidden of VO. wine or milk.
H(113) rheumatism, pound the following plants : Aframomum alboviolaceum (stems), Heinsia crinita (roots), Securidaca longenpedunculuta, Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Milicia excelsa (leaves), Ocimum grattissimum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Sansevieria bracteata (leaves). Mix and decoction in palm wine or sugarcane ; press and sift then add a bit of traditional salt. Rub the sick members, 2 times per day
H(113) rheumatism, pound then decoction in palm wine or of sugarcane the mixing of the following plants : leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum, roots of Heinsia crinita, of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; leaves of Milicia excelsa and of Ocimum gratissimum ; fruits of Aframomum melegueta and leaves of Sansevieria bracteata. press, filter with a white cloth, add a bit of ancestral salt and rub members 2 times per day
H(113) rheumatisms (ngalamatisi), pound together then : decoction of the plants below : Aframomum alboviolaceum (leaves and stems) Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Milicia excelsa (leaves), Ocimum gratissimum (rameaux) Chenopodium ambrosioides and Sansevieria guineensis (leaves) ; Sift and mix with traditional salt, rub members 2 times per day with the obtained product. Prohibited food : meat of pork, leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum.
H(169) hernia (mpiki), pound together the following plants : Xylopia aethiopica (seeds), Hallea stipolusa (barks), Milicia excelsa (barks); Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Mangifera indica (barks of trunk); Macerating the mixture in water, sift and do an enema, 1 glass once a day with interval of 1 day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nkamba (Kikongo)
Millettia drastica Welw. ex Baker
Official name : Millettia drastica Welw. ex Baker
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(113)
Recipes : H(038) diseases of the uterus (kiziba), decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Tapinanthus poggei, Sarcocephalus latifolius, roots of Millettia drastica, of Heinsia crinita and Steganotaenia araliacea.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of taking , VO. or enema the prescribed medication against the microfilariae. Prohibited food : oil, hot peper, egg, drink cold waterr or wash with cold water
H(038) ovarian inflammation, H(187) no vaginal opening (kiziba), decoction of the mixing of plants below : Tapinanthus poggei, roots of Millettia drastica, Sarcocephalus latifolius, roots of Heinsia crinita and Steganotaenia araliacea.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of take bath or , VO. the prescribed medication against the H(056) microfilariae. Prohibited food : oil, hot peper, egg, drink cold waterr or wash with cold water
H(038) infection of the uterus, to pound the mixing of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and of Steganotaenia araliacea, leaves of tomato or of roots of Millettia drastica or Heinsia crinita or leaves of Maprounea membranacea and of young leaves of Annona senegalensis. Apply to the uterus a poultice of crushed mixture from morning till night for 6 consecutive days.
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), pound then decoction in 6 bottles of water the mixing of the following plants : roots of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Aframomum alboviolaceum; seeds of Cyperus articulatus, Cymbopogon citratus, leaves of Cajanu cajan, barks of Millettia drastica, leaves of Gossypium barbadense, Xylopia aethiopica (seeds or barks of trunk), barks of Mangifera indica, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, roots of Annona senegalensis and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and barks of Croton mubango. Prélever and filter une bouteille du mélange and VO. 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day. Le reste gardé dans la marmite est rechauffé régulièrement to rub the body morning and evening.
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied effusions of the head (nsingu), pound the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , Aframomum alboviolaceum, Cajanus cajan, Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Xylopia aethiopica (barks of trunk or seeds), Millettia drastica (barks), Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense (coton), Mangifera indica (barks of trunk), Croton mubango (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana. decoction of the mixture with 5 bottles H2O, Sift one bottle then make VO. 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is kept warmed in a pot Then, rub the baby's neck, 2 times per day. N.B. If the baby's head accuses slots, you can apply it against prescribed continuous crying or pain or the joint pain
H(201) vision of the spirits causing the fall to the ground and the sudden dead of the person (ngimbi), maceration overnight the mixing of Millettia drastica (leaves), Millettia versicolor (leaves), Schwenkia americana, Desmodium velutinum and Cola acuminata (seeds). take a total bath 2 times per day. Prohibited : to the market, go to a bereavement, see a corpse,eat leaves of Gnetum africanum, of manioc, of Salacia pynaerti; meat of pork, goats, hens and fruits of Aframomum alboviolaceum
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mwengeti (Kikongo)
Millettia eetveldeana (Micheli) Hauman
Official name : Millettia eetveldeana (Micheli) Hauman
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(034), H(037), H(051), H(094), H(099), H(101), H(109), H(113), H(118), H(130), H(171), H(187), H(189)
Recipes : H(018), H(051) difference of temperature in the body accompanied by headache (wumba), decoction with plenty of water, the mixing of leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, of Sapium cornutum, of Lippia multiflora, of Pentaclethra eetveldeana, of Hymenocardia acida, of l’Ocimum gratissimum, of Annona senegalensis, of Bridelia ferruginea, of Millettia eetveldeana and of Mangifera indica, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Steganotaenia araliacea. apply steam bath. Once cooled bath filter a portion and do an enema at the rate of one drink per day. With the other part of the still warm mixture, wash the whole body, 2 times per day and do an enema It is recommended not to repeat of the steam bath because of dehydration.
H(034) heart palpitations accompanied of falling down and of drooling (matuta), pound together Aloe congolensis with roots of Heinsia crinita, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, and roots of Millettia eetveldeana. macerate the pounded mixture in H2O and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(034) accelerated heart beat (matuta), pound together Aloe congolensis with roots of Heinsia crinita, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica and roots of Millettia eetveldeana; to dilute the mixture in H2O and VO. à aison d’1/2 bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound and boil together the roots of Millettia eetveldeana, Aframomum melegueta and Piper nigrum. Do the enema after filtration, 1 glass, 1 time per day.
H(099) epilepsy (ngambu), -pound together roots of parties of plantes below :Millettia eetveldeana and of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha; dilute the pounded mixture in H2O and Let stand, Take les bains totaux 2 times per day for three days successifs. Repréparer the mixtureAfter 3 days and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day. Prohibited : anything that flies : birds, hens; goats, monkeys, river fish, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, pound and to roast in the pan barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, of Pentaclethra macrophylla and of Croton mubango; roots of Millettia eetveldeana and of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha; grinding and mixing with the ancestral salt, eat 1 teaspoon of the powder with some water, 2 times per day.
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi ki nsonso), boil together the following plants: Cyperus articulatus, Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Annona senegalensis (roots), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Mangifera indica (barks of trunk), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Hallea stipulosa (barks of trunk); Filter and do an enema 1 glass 1 time per day.
H(113) joint diseases (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, of barks of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Gossypium barbadense, of barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, of barks of Mangifera indica, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, roots of Annona senegalensis, of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of barks of trunk of Croton mubango; take two bottles of solution, to filter and drink 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Keep the rest in the pot and reheat to massage members in the morning and the evening.
H(118) laryngitis (kikodi kodi), boil together barks of Musanga cecropioides, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, Clerodendrum uncinatum, roots of papaya, of Elaeis guineensis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, Crossopteryx febrifuga (in small quantities), of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; Cissus aralioides sliced, lemons sliced, roots or barks of Bridelia ferruginea and roots d’Itundu sp.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day. You can also take the prescribed medication against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin. Prohibited food : You can also take the prescribed medication against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin.
H(130) poliomyelitis (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Cymbopogon citratus, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (barks or seeds), Millettia eetveldeana (barks), Mangifera indica (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Lippia multiflora and Croton mubango (barks). decoction with 6 bottles H2O, take 2 bottles to take , VO. ½ of glass, after sift, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : peper, salt grain broken with tooth, oil, egg and mushroom on dead wood.
H(171) diabetes, decoction of barks or roots of Bridelia ferruginea, roots d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, leaves of Morinda lucida, Allium sativum, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Morinda morindoides, roots Vitex madiensis and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Millettia laurentii, Lippia multiflora, large and small Ocimum gratissimum and Malaka sp. Filter and let cool, add a bit of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; to filter and drink 1/3 glass 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tuber of cassava, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, beverages, fish, palm oil, lemons. One can eat : toast, yams, taro, liquid milk, vegetables, lots of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), Solanum macrocarpon and Solanum torvum
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied by effusion of the head (nsingu), pound and boil in 5 bottled water the mixing of the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Cajanus cajan, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, Piper guineense, barks of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius and of Annona senegalensis, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 1 bottle of the filtered solution and make them drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is heated to be applied to the baby's neck, 2 times per day (friction)..
H(189) difficult to take the first step for children., pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, and of Gossypium barbadense; barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cymbopogon citratus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the whole body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with tooth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mbwenge (Kikongo)
Millettia laurentii De Wild.
Official name : Millettia laurentii De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(127), H(171)
Recipes : H(127) spleen (kibeka), decoction together rhizomes d’Anchomanes difformis, barks of Millettia laurentii and d’Harungana madagascariensis with la souche d’Aloe congolensis ; Do an enema with the warm liquid obtained, 1 bamboo glass per daywith interval of 1 day. + Prohibited food : leaves of manioc, pumpkin, not eat ni toucher one egg.
H(171) diabetes, decoction of barks or roots of Bridelia ferruginea, roots d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, leaves of Morinda lucida, Allium sativum, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Morinda morindoides, roots Vitex madiensis and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Millettia laurentii, Lippia multiflora, large and small Ocimum gratissimum and Malaka sp. Filter and let cool, add a bit of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; to filter and drink 1/3 glass 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tuber of cassava, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, beverages, fish, palm oil, lemons. One can eat : toast, yams, taro, liquid milk, vegetables, lots of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), Solanum macrocarpon and Solanum torvum
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kiboto (Kikongo)
Millettia versicolor Welw. ex Bak.
Official name : Millettia versicolor Welw. ex Bak.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(099), H(139), H(201)
Recipes : H(014) mycosis = spots on the skin (loti), pound together powder guns, le traditional salt and oil of crude palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis), leaves of Tephrosia vogelii and of Millettia versicolor, and of Mitracarpus hirtus. Rub the body with the mixture, 2 times per day.
H(099) epilepsy, pound together and macerated in H2O leaves of Millettia versicolor, Clerodendrum formicarum, Schwenkia americana and Hyptis nepetifolia. take a total bath 1 time per day. Prohibited food : not eating anything that flies or gambade as : birds, hens, goats, monkey and fish; look at himself, nor look at a dead body, to go to the market or walk alone.
H(139) sexual weakness : non-erection of the penis, pound whole plants ci After : Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), Garcinia huillensis (roots), Macaranga monandra (roots), Millettia versicolor (roots). To stand overnight in the wine of sugarcane for three days.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(201) vision of the spirits causing the fall to the ground and the sudden dead of the person (ngimbi), maceration overnight the mixing of Millettia drastica (leaves), Millettia versicolor (leaves), Schwenkia americana, Desmodium velutinum and Cola acuminata (seeds). take a total bath 2 times per day. Prohibited : to the market, go to a bereavement, see a corpse, eat leaves of Gnetum africanum, of manioc, of Salacia pynaerti; meat of pork, goats, hens and fruits of Aframomum alboviolaceum
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mbota (Kikongo)
Mimosa pigra L.
Official name : Mimosa pigra L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), grill the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Gossypium barbandense (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia and Momordica charantia (barks) and Ficus lutea (barks); finely ground to obtain a powder. Then pound together the plants of Brillantaisia patula, Dissotis brazzaei, Manihot esculenta (leaves), Mimosa pigra or Mimosa pellita var pellita, Scleria achtenii and Nymphaea lotus; press, filter and add to the resulting liquid the powder of the first mixture . apply this pasty mixture all over the body 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kikoki (Kikongo)
Mimosa pudica L.
Official name : Mimosa pudica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) slump of the baby After sexual intercourse of unclean parents and which causes mortality (kesa), to pound the mixing of Schwenkia americana, of Desmodium velutinum, of Mimosa pudica, of Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves of tomatos). Put some of the mixture under the armpits of one of the spouses. Then prepare meals with the rest of the mixturea and eat (parents and child).
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kikoki, kanga nzo (Kikongo)
Mitracarpus hirtus (L.) DC.
Official name : Mitracarpus hirtus (L.) DC.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(051), H(099), H(106), H(118), H(131)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruption (mfueta),H(013) skin rash accompanied of H(131) itching (nkulu = mpese) pian, pound together the following plants : Acanthospermum hispidum (leaves), mfueta sp. (leaves), Mitracarpus hirtus, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Arachis hypogaea (leafy stems), Raphia textilis (inflorescences), Pseudospondias microcarpa (barks of trunk), Tephrosia vogelii (seeds), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (seeds) and Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves). Separate into three piles : Decoction of the first pile, filter and put in a bottle tightly closed with cap. To roast le 2nd pile in a pan, finely ground and store in a bottle. Mix le 3rd pile with le juice of 10 lemons and rub the whole body 2 times per day. When the body is dry, rub with the powder obtained with the 2nd pile, 2 times per day. And proceed for 3 consecutive days. Then VO. the filtrate from 1er pile, 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(013) loti (spots at the face of youngse), plant, RNS.
H(014) mycosis and other, ONS., RNS.
H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), to roast the mixing of plants below : wastes of banana, leaves of Lannea antiscorbutica, leaves and seeds of Cajanus cajan, leaves of Gossypium barbadense and of Capsicum frutescens. finely ground and mix with the oil of raw palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis). Rub the body with the dough 2 times per day
H(014) spots on the skin (loti), pound together powder guns, traditional salt and oil of crude palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis), leaves of Tephrosia vogelii and of Millettia versicolor, and of Mitracarpus hirtus. Rub the body with the mixture, 2 times per day.
H(014) dermatosiss, crumple leaves, friction on the sick place
H(051) fever, leaves in friction on the body
H(099) epilepsy, crumple leaves of Mitracarpus hirtus, add some water and pour few drops (2 or 3) in the nose.
H(106) kill lice, scabies, decoction of the plant
H(118) pain of throat, H(108) cold (child), suc of leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : bana ba nzazi, mbanda-nzazi, banda nzazi (Kikongo)
Momordica charantia L.
Official name : Momordica charantia L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(016), H(018), H(037), H(046), H(056), H(068), H(101), H(103)
Recipes : H(013) skin rash accompanied ofH(014) itchings, pound together the following plants : Momordica charantia, Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Allium sativum, Cola acuminata (leaves), Cyperus articulatus (leaves) and Cajanus cajan; macerated in H2O and press to obtain an aqueous solution. VO. 1 table spoon of the solution added of egg white, 2 times per day.
H(016) painful and swollen breasts, H(016) mastitis (nsansi), pound together the following plants : red Hibiscus acetosella, Momordica charantia, leafy stems of Costus phyllocephalus; add the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis; mix well, press, to filter and drink 3 times per day. Take one part of the solution, mix with Aframomum melegueta (fruits), and rub breasts, 3 times per day
H(016) painful and swollen breasts, H(016) mastitis (nsansi), boil together the following plants: Momordica charantia, ngemba ndundu sp., Hallea stipulosa (barks), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), peels of green banana and Conyza sumatrensis; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 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(037) tuberculosis, decoction in oil peanut added to some water, leaves of Myrianthus arboreus, of Mucuna pruriens, Gossypium barbadense, Cucurbita maxima (pumpkin), of Helichrysum mechowianum, of Sapium cornutum and of the plant of Momordica charantia; to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : beverages (all including coca).
H(046) measles, pound and macerate Momordica charantia in H2O, with with the product obtained to take a bath to the child, rubbing, 3 times per day; and VO. then maceration filtered, VO. 1/2 cup, 3 times per day.
H(056) filariasis microfilariae, boil together the following plants: Momordica charantia, Smilax anceps, peels of green banana, Cucurbita maxima (leaves), salt, Hallea stipulosa (barks); to filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day.
H(056) filariasis microfilariae, decoction of the following plants : ngemba ndundu sp., Conyza sumatrensis, Momordica charantia, Morinda lucida (leaves), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), Pentaclethra macrophylla (barks), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots) and peels of green banana; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(068) prolonged crying baby dûs aux vers appelés nziuki (nziuki = Nzuiya), macerate les leafy stems of Momordica charantia in H2O, Do the enema to the baby, 1/4 of glass. N.B. Une seule fois suffit. Si les pleurs continuent, répéter la médication After 3 days.
H(101) heavy and prolonged menstrual period, boil together leaves of Barteria nigritiana, leaves and barks of Tapinanthus poggei, Momordica charantia, Brillantaisia patula, leaves of Quisqualis hensii and of Gossypium barbadense; filter, mix with the red coat of Pterocarpus angolensis; VO. 1/3 of glass 3 times per day.
H(103) tooth decay or alveolar swelling (nguluna-mbaki), pound together barks of Croton mubango and of Pseudospondias microcarpa with Momordica charantia and roots of Crossopteryx febrifuga; decoction of the mixture in H2O with traditional salt Put a portion of the filtered warm solution in the mouth for 5 or 10 minutes, 2 times per day. Warning : Do not swallow the saliva.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : lumbusu (Kikongo)
Mondia whitei (Hook.f.) Skeels
Official name : Mondia whitei (Hook.f.) Skeels
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(034), H(037), H(091), H(094), H(099), H(100), H(104), H(113), H(116), H(124), H(139), H(162x), H(169), H(170), H(172), H(179), H(201)
Recipes : H(014) acute dermatitis withH(014) itching (mpese), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), termitière, Commelina africana, Mondia whitei, Nymphaea lotus, Clerodendrum formicarum. Mix with la sap of la pulpe des noix of Sclerosperma mannii; macerate, press and add white clay.To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(037) cough, decoction together the following plants : Abrus precatorius, Mondia whitei, Allium sativum, Zingiber officinale, white clay, salt. To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(034), H(091) pronounced emaciation with heart palpitations : this disease can lead to madness or to epilepsy (ngongo), boil together barks of Garcinia kola or of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii or of Mondia whitei, barks of Caloncoba welwitschii, roots and spines ofDichrostachys cinerea and 6 leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena.To filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning :the patient will be very hungry and his stools are pasty
H(187) blocking testicles in the belly may causela H(139) sexual weakness in adults (nsunda), boil together the following plants: Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), male papaya (roots of (Carica papaya), Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), Mondia whitei, Schwenkia americana (roots) and Rhipsalis baccifera (spines).To filter and drink 1 glass, once at night.
H(068) hookworm (nioka-nkanu), boil together in many leaves the mixing of Ocimum basilicum, of Mondia whitei, Allium sativum, Dorstenia psilurus and of Zingiber officinale; to filter and drink ½ glass and at the same time eating a ripe banana, 3 times per day.
H(091) anemia, boil together the following plants: Hymenocardia acida (roots), Manotes expansa, Malungula sp., Mondia whitei and fruits of lemons. Filter and mix with plenty of H2O . exposing the solution in the sun for 3 days and VO. 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day. .
H(091) heaviness and body cooling accompanied of jaundice and of white hair (Kivunda), decoction of the mixing of Musanga cecropioides (leaves and barks of trunk), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Mondia whitei (roots) and Dissotis brazzae (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids (kondu ndia), pound separately and macerated in H2O the mixing of Cyperus articulatus, Zingiber officinale (rhizomes), Cola acuminata (fruits), Mangifera indica (barks), Allium sativum, Piper nigrum (seeds), Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Croton mubango (barks), Nicotiana tabacum (leaves), Landolphia owariensis (roots), Mondia whitei (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Dorstenia psilurus, Bridelia ferruginea (roots) and Garcinia huillensis (roots). let stand overnight. The next day, press well , filter and then bottlings adding 1 tablespoon of sugar in each bottle. Exposure to sunlight the bottles of solution for three consecutive days.To filter and drink ½ glass, 1 time in the evening.
H(099) epilepsy, twist together the following plants : Mondia whitei (leaves), Solanum melongena (leaves), Solanum macrocarpon (leaves), or Solanum aethiopicum (gilo) (leaves); Mix with some water, pour few drops (2 or 3) in the nose, 1 time per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea, boil together the following plants: Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Mondia whitei, Mangifera indica (barks of trunk).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(104) stomach pain (gastritis), pound together then : decoction of the plants below : Mondia whitei, Ocimum basilicum, Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Allium sativum, Ananas comosus (rape ananas); remove from heat when the mixture is hot enough; macerate and filter. Drink ½ glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum, pumpkin, coca and hot peper. Do not VO. alcohol until recovery. It is recommended to respect that instruction for six months after healing.
H(113) rheumatisms, boil together the plants below : Crossopteryx febrifuga (leaves), Bridelia ferruginea (roots) and Mondia whitei (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass once a day
H(116) interruption of menstruation without conception (pregnancy), pound together the following plants : Bridelia ferruginea (roots or barks of trunk), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots), Mondia whitei, Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots or fruits); Macerating the mixture in water, to filter and drink 1 glass, 2 times per day, 10 consecutive days.
H(124) epistaxis (poured of blood in the nose and mouth accompanied often a sudden death) (nkosikibota), decoction of the following plants : Renealmia africana, termite of savannah, Hibiscus acetosella green form and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon, once at night
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), pound and boil in palm wine the mixing of the following plants : Heinsia crinita (roots), Dorstenia psilurus (roots), Mondia whitei (roots), Monodora angolensis (seeds), Allium sativum.To filter and drink 1 glass, 1 time in the evening.
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), decoction of the following plants : Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Schwenkia americana (roots), Mondia whitei (roots), Croton mubango (barks), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), Dorstenia psilurus (roots), Garcinia huillensis (roots), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), 3 spoonfuls of coffee powder and 3 spoonfuls of tea en dry leaves.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning : If the morning dose causes dizziness, It is recommended to take this medication once in the evening.
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), pound and let stand in H2O, mix with following plants : Mondia whitei (roots), patates douces, waste of ripe fruit of Aframomum alboviolaceum; well dilute in H2O, press and filter with a white cloth, then drink 1 glass, 2 times per day.
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), pound whole plants below : Polygala acicularis (leaves), Mondia whitei (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots); to rest 4 days in palm wine or of sugarcane.To filter and drink ¼ of glass, 3 times per day.
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), eat roots of Mondia whitei with peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), the kernel of palm nuts (Elaeis guinensis) or of Cola acuminata (seeds), 2 times per day.
H(162x) disease consists in urinate at night in bed (kiziena-ziena), pound together and decoction of the following plants; Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Mondia whitei, champignon sur bois death and Gossypium barbadense (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(170) ascites (kiungu)), boil together roots of Xylopia aethiopica with those of Mondia whitei; to filter and drink ¼ of glass, 3 times per day.
H(169) hernia, boil together the mixing of plants below : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), papaya(roots of Carica papaya), Rhipsalis baccifera (épices), Mondia whitei (roots) and Schwenkia americana (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(172) elephantiasis (swelling of the legs with light cracks or cracked skin similar to the skin of buffalo, yellowing of the hair andH(014) flaking of the scalp (mvimbu), boil together the plants below : papaya(roots of Carica papaya), Newbouldia laevis (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Bridelia ferruginea (roots), Cissus aralioides, Mondia whitei and Elaeis guineensis (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(179) maux of reins Néphrite (iongeti), pound d’abord puis macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : patates douces, Bridelia ferruginea (roots), Mondia whitei (roots), Aframomum alb - oviolaceum (roots). press and filter with a white cloth, then drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound together the following plants; Commelina africana, Manotes expansa, Brillantaisia patula (leaves and roots), Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves of tomato), Mondia whitei (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria. heat and remove from the heat before boiling, press and filter then drink ½ glass the morning and at noon. Whenever the patient feels worse we need to apply the medication nasal and eye.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound whole plants below : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks), Garcinia kola (barks and seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Newbouldia laevis (barks), Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana, Aframomum melegueta, Polygala acicularis (leaves), successive days and Mondia whitei. decoction of the mixture, filter. After cooling, add barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter on the following days and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kimbiolongo (Kikongo)
Monodora angolensis Welw.
Official name : Monodora angolensis Welw.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(027), H(034), H(091), H(050), H(075x), H(091), H(094), H(099), H(101), H(139), H(169)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruptions starting with members with flaking of the scalp (kiungu)), pound together seeds of Monodora angolensis, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of Securidaca longipedunculata ; leaves or barks of Croton mubango and seeds of Piper nigrum. The powder is taken in small quantities , VO. 3 times per day. Prohibited food : oil, pimento, egg, VO. or wash with cold water.
H(014) dermatosis (kiungu)), pound together the following plants : Monodora angolensis (seeds), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Securidaca longipedunculata , Croton mubango, Piper nigrum (seeds) ; Sift and eat a small quantity of the powder, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : oil, hot peper, egg, grain of salt broken with teeth, mushroom on dead wood.
H(027) frequent abortions (wumba nlutakana), pound together of plants below : barks of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... and seeds of Monodora angolensis, add white clay and a bit of salt, eat ½ teaspoon of coffee of the dough, 3 times per day. .
H(034), H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations (katuti), pound together the following plants : rape ananas (Ananas comosus), barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and Saccharum officinarum; press, filter and Exposure to sunlight for three days. VO. Then one table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(050) belly bloat with hardness accompanied of jaundice (mbudi), pound together and macerated in H2O barks of Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia and of Fuetete sp., Melinis minutiflora, and seeds of Monodora angolensis. Rub the whole body 2 times per day for 6 consecutive days. Warning : After you apply this medication, It is recommended of taking , medication below: decoction of the mixing of barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa, of Kilendila sp., of Xylopia aethiopica and Scleria achtenii. Mix with palm wine and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : oil of macerated palm nuts, fruits, onions, Solanum macrocarpon, Solanum aethiopicum, leaves of Gnetum africanum as vegetables, pumpkin and maïs.
H(075x) person who eats without satiate (n’gewu = vevi), pound together the following plants : rape Ananas comosus, barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; Dorstenia psilurus, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and sugarcane. press, filter and exposure to the sun for three days. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations (katuti), pound together the following plants : rape ananas (Ananas comosus), barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and Saccharum officinarum; press, filter and Exposure to sunlight for three days. VO. Then one table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, to roast the mixing of leaves of Ocimum basilicum, of Ocimum gratissimum and of Lycopersicon esculentum (tomatos), seeds of Monodora angolensis, Polygala acicularis, trunk of Musa paradisiaca and the ears of corn stripped of seeds. Well crush and add palm oil. Introduction of small amounts of the obtained pulp in the anus, 2 times per day.
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(101) heavy menstruation and painful, to roast then crush together with Monodora angolensis (seeds), Pterocarpus angolensis (red powder) and white clay, the mixing of barks of Hymenocardia acida, of Mangifera indica (barks) and of Caloncoba welwitschii. eat 1 teaspoon of the powder with some water, 2 times per day.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, to roast in the pan the following plants : barks of Hymenocardia acida, of Morinda lucida, of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha of Mangifera indica and of Calancoba welwitschii; grind together with fruits of Capsicum frutescens, of Monodora angolensis; white clay and red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. eat 1 teaspoon, 2 times per day of the powder with some water.
H(139) sexual weakness in man = non-erection of the penis, pound the roots of Heinsia crinita, of Dorstenia psilurus, of Mondia whitei, seeds of Monodora angolensis (ou of M. myristica) and of Allium sativum; decoction in palm wine.To filter and drink 1 glass, 1 time in the evening.
H(169) hernia, the plants to dry : Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Piper nigrum, Securidaca longipedunculata , Xylopia aethiopica, Aframomum melegueta, Croton mubango, seeds of Monodora angolensis, finely ground and sift, eat ½ teaspoon of the powder with a little water, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mpeya, mpeve (Kikongo)
Morinda lucida Benth.
Official name : Morinda lucida Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(016), H(034), H(046), H(051), H(056), H(068), H(094), H(100), H(101), H(104), H(106), H(111), H(127), H(169), H(171), H(187)
Recipes : H(004) malignant wounds, leaves of Morinda lucida boiled in application as a poultice
H(006) constipation , barks pounded (sap) enema
H(016) swollen and painful breasts (nsansi), boil together leaves of Morinda lucida, roots of Heinsia crinita and l’aloè; to filter and drink ½ glass filtrate 2 times per day.
H(034) fast heart beat with H(036) dizziness (vevi), decoction leaves or barks of Morinda lucida; to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass filtrate 2 times per day.
H(046) measles (Kintuntu), decoction leaves or roots of Morinda lucida and VO., 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(046) chickenpox, H(099) epilepsy, decoction of leaves of Morinda lucida; Filter and VO. ½ glass filtrate, 2 times per day
H(051) fever, decoction leaves and of barks
H(051x) yellow fever, aqueous extract of the plant, VO.
H(056) microfilariae, H(068) intestinal worms, H(104) colic, H(171) diabetes, H(113) rheumatisms, VO. decoction leaves of Morinda lucida.
H(056) microfilariae (nioka zi menga), boil all the plants below: ngemba ndundu sp, Conyza sumatrensis, Momordica charantia, Morinda lucida (leaves), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Mondia whitei (roots), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (barks), peels of green banana; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), boil together leaves of Vitex madiensis, Morinda lucida, d’Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia, of Vernonia amygdalina, leaves and spines ofRhipsalis baccifera and of Desmodium velutinum; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(068) intestinal worms, boil together leaves or roots of Morinda lucida to filter and drink, 1/3 of glass , 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, Do the enema with the maceration (H2O) filtré of barks of trunk pounded of Morinda lucida.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound together barks of Hallea stipulosa and of Morinda lucida, of Canarium schweinfurthii and of Bridelia ferruginea (tronc), Hibiscus acetosella of green form, adult leaves of Elaeis guineensis, leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Ficus thonningii, of Alchornea cordifolia and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon; Macerating the mixturein the water of the basin, sit on (rectal bath) and then do an enema of 1 bamboo glass, 1 time per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, boil together barks of Maboto sp, roots of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Morinda lucida; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(100) gonorrhea, filtrate boiled roots, VO., 1/2 glas 3 times per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea (sopisi), boil together the following plants: roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Heinsia crinita, of Morinda lucida and of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, of roots of Kikwa ki mpata sp, of barks or roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... and of Hallea stipulosa; to filter and drink ½ glass filtrate 3 times per day. Prohibited food : take beverages including milk during the entire period of treatment.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, to roast then crush together with Monodora angolensis (seeds), Pterocarpus angolensis (red powder) and white clay, the mixing of barks of Hymenocardia acida, of Mangifera indica (barks) and of Caloncoba welwitschii. eat 1 teaspoon of the powder with some water, 2 times per day.
H(106) facilitate weaning, very bitter decoction leaves applied to the breasts
H(111) burns (tiya), pound together the following plants : Aloe congolensis, Morinda lucida (leaves), and Alchornea cordifolia (leaves); apply on the burning 2 times per day.
H(127) sore of spleen, extract of the plant anally
H(143) smallpox, leaves in total baths
H(169) hernia (Mpiki), boil together or barks of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Maboto sp, roots or barks of Morinda lucida; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(187) testicular swelling, leaves or barks pounded, dilute the paste in some water and take the liquid as enema every night.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nsiki (Kikongo), mutie bendazi (Kiyansi), indombe (Bangala), kakate (Kasai), likatikati (Kisuku), isuku (Kiswahili), mududama (Lulua)
Morinda morindoides (Baker) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Morinda morindoides (Baker) Milne-Redh.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(013), H(014), H(046), H(068), H(100), H(104), H(143), H(171)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves séchées and pulvérisées of Morinda morindoides (powder application on the wound)
H(006) constipation, H(104) colic due to the presence of H(068) intestinal worms, leaves and fruits , decoction
H(014) affections cutanées (graw-graw), leaves en lotion
H(008) diarrhea (children and adults), decoction leaves or barks of Morinda morindoides; to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass filtrate, 3 times per day.
H(013) skin eruptions infantiles, ( H(046) measles, H(143) smallpox), leaves : aqueous decoctions of total bathr
H(014) scabies, H(051) fever, H(104) pain of stomach, leaves or roots , decoctions aqueuses
H(068) intestinal worms, decoction leaves or roots of Morinda morindoides; to filter and drink 1/3 of bamboo glass filtrate, 3 times per day.
H(068) intestinal worms, pounded leaves (paste diluted in some filtered water ) , VO. 2 or 3 times per day; or roots in decoction VO.;
H(094) hemorrhoids, leaves ((aqueous decoctions
H(100) blennorrhoea, H(104) pain of stomach caused by improper allimentation or by intestinal parasitosis., leaves, even preparing recipes that H(068) intestinal worms but the catch is at the same time oral (drinking) and anal (enema).
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), boil together the following plants: Brillantaisia patula, Aloe congolensis (roots), Tapinanthus poggei and leaves of Morinda morindoides; to filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 2 times per day.
H(171) diabetes, boil together the following plants: Bridelia ferruginea (barks of trunk or roots), Annona senegalensis (roots), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Morinda lucida, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, Millettia laurentii (barks), Lippia multiflora, Ocimum gratissimum and O. minimum, Malaka sp. Filter : After refroidissement, Mix with some roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; re-to filter and drink 1/3 bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, fufu, tubers of manioc, rice, all kinds of bananas, sweet potatoes, corn, peanuts, bread, milk, fruit, all kinds of wine, grease and palm oil, lemons. One can eat toast, yams of forest, les taros, liquid milk, vegetables, much of vegetables du genre Solanum (S. melongena, S. macrocarpon, S. aethiopicum and S. torvum)
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kimeso-meso (Kikongo), kongo bololo (Kiyansi, Lingala), nkonga bululu (Tshiluba)
Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC.
Official name : Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(099)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, decoction in oil peanut added to some water, leaves of Myrianthus arboreus, of Mucuna pruriens, Gossypium barbadense, Cucurbita maxima (pumpkin), of Helichrysum mechowianum, of Sapium cornutum and of the plant of Momordica charantia; to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : beverages (all including coca).
H(099) epilepsy, grill the following plants : Mucuna pruriens (leaves), Strychnos cocculoides (leaves and roots, green fruit), Lippia multiflora, seeds of onion, Garcinia kola (seeds) and Aframomum melegueta (fruit), finely ground with fruits of Capsicum frutescens and white clay. Eat ½ teaspoon of powder, 2 times per day.+ Prohibited food : anything that flies as chickens, birds, and also goats, monkey, Tilapia fish and Ndumbu, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone.
H(099) epilepsy, to roast and finely ground with fruits of Capsicum frutescens the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Mucuna pruriens;leaves, roots and green fruit of Strychnos cocculoides, Lippia multiflora, ngemba-ndundu sp, seeds of onion (Allium cepa), seeds of Garcinia kola and fruits of Aframomum melegueta. Add the powder obtained to little white clay and eat with little water, ½ teaspoonful of powder 2 times per day. Prohibited food : Any animal that flies (hens, birds, bats); goats, river fish, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mankundi (Kikongo)
Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Official name : Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Family : Musaceae
Synonyms : Musa ×sapientum L.
Symptoms : H(016), H(094), H(099)
Recipes : H(016) swollen and painful breasts (n’sansi), boil all the plants below: Momordica charantia, ngemba-ndundu sp., Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), green waste of Musa x paradisiaca and Conyza sumatrensis.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, to roast the mixing of leaves of Ocimum basilicum, of Ocimum gratissimum and of Lycopersicon esculentum (tomatos), seeds of Monodora angolensis, Polygala acicularis, trunk of Musa paradisiaca and the ears of corn stripped of seeds. Well crush and add palm oil. Introduction of small amounts of the obtained pulp in the anus, 2 times per day.
H(099) epilepsy, burning in the house where the patient is the plants below : leaves vertes of Annona senegalensis, leafy stems vertes d’Arachis hypogaea and of Musanga cecropioides, of Musa paradisiaca, of Costus lucanusianus. To burn for 3 consecutive days so that the smoke impregnates the patient's body
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mankonda ma bitiba (Kikongo)
Musanga cecropioides R. Br.
Official name : Musanga cecropioides R. Br.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(099), H(118)
Recipes : H(091) heaviness and body cooling accompanied of jaundice and of white hair (Kivunda), decoction of the mixing of Musanga cecropioides (leaves and barks of trunk), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Mondia whitei (roots) and Dissotis brazzae (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(099) epilepsy, burning in the house where the patient is the plants below :green leaves of Annona senegalensis, leafy stems vertes d’Arachis hypogaea and of Musanga cecropioides, of Musa paradisiaca, of Costus lucanusianus. Brûler for 3 consecutive days so that the smoke impregnates the patient's body
H(118) laryngitis (kikodi kodi), boil together barks of Musanga cecropioides, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, Clerodendrum uncinatum, roots of papaya, of Elaeis guineensis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, Crossopteryx febrifuga (in small quantities), of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; Cissus aralioides sliced, lemons sliced, roots or barks of Bridelia ferruginea and roots d’Itundu sp.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day. You can also take the prescribed medication against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin. Prohibited food : You can also take the prescribed medication against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nsenga (Kikongo)
Myrianthus arboreus P. Beauv.
Official name : Myrianthus arboreus P. Beauv.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(027), H(037), H(124)
Recipes : H(005) swollen legs, H(005) edema (mvimbu),H(014) head itching, yellowing of the hair, pound the following plants : Myrianthus arboreus (barks of trunk), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Crossopteryx febrifuga (leaves), Zea mays (leaves), Cyperus articulatus, Ficus asperifolia (leaves). Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts, apply (rub) on the body 2 times per day.
H(005) swelling of the legs (mvimbu),H(014) flaking of the scalp, yellowing of the hair, pound and mix with oil of crude palm nuts the mixing of barks of Myrianthus arboreus, leaves of Gossypium barbadense, of Crossopteryx febrifuga, of Zea mays, of Ficus asperifolia and Cyperus articulatus. apply the mixturesur tout le corps (friction), 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) frequent abortions , delivery of stillborn (lufwadikisi), pound and macerated in H2O leaves of ferns (Pteridium aquilinum), of Myrianthus arboreus, of Cola acuminata, d’Imperata cylindrica (leaves fraîches) and Cymbopogon densiflorus. take a total bath 3 days of suite when the moon appears.
H(037) cough, decoction of the mixing of Lippia multiflora, leaves of Myrianthus arboreus and of Aframomum alboviolaceum; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(037) tuberculosis, decoction in oil peanut added to some water, leaves of Myrianthus arboreus, of Mucuna pruriens, Gossypium barbadense, Cucurbita maxima (pumpkin), of Helichrysum mechowianum, of Sapium cornutum and of the plant of Momordica charantia; to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : beverages (all including coca).
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.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mantusu (Kikongo)
Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Official name : Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Sarcocephalus russeggeri Schweinf. , Sarcocephalus latifolius (Smith) Bruce , Sarcocephalus esculentus Afzel. ex Sabine
Symptoms : H(034), H(038), H(109), H(113), H(130), H(187)
Recipes : H(034) accelerated heart beat (matuta), decoction plant parts following : stems of Costus phyllocephalus, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius of Dichrostachys cinerea and of Imperata cylindrica; Anchomanes difformis and Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink 1 teaspoon of the filtrate, 3 times per dayr.
H(038) diseases of the uterus (kiziba), decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Tapinanthus poggei, Sarcocephalus latifolius, roots of Millettia drastica, of Heinsia crinita and Steganotaenia araliacea.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of taking , VO. or enema the prescribed medication against the H(056) microfilariae. Prohibited food : oil, hot peper, egg, drink cold waterr or wash with cold water
H(038) ovarian inflammation, H(187) no vaginal opening (kiziba), decoction of the mixing of plants below : Tapinanthus poggei, roots of Millettia drastica, Sarcocephalus latifolius, roots of Heinsia crinita and Steganotaenia araliacea.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of take bath or , VO. the prescribed medication against the H(056) microfilariae. Prohibited food : oil, hot peper, egg, drink cold waterr or wash with cold water
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi ki nsonso), boil together the following plants: Cyperus articulatus, Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Annona senegalensis (roots), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Mangifera indica (barks of trunk), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Hallea stipulosa (barks of trunk); Filter and do an enema 1 glass 1 time per day.
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi kinsonso), decoction of the following plants : Cyperus articulatus (roots), Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Annona senegalensis (roots), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Mangifera indica (barks), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Hallea stipulosa. Sift and do an enema at the rate of one drink per day.
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi ki nsonso), decoction of roots of Millettia eetveldaena, Annona senegalensis and Sarcocephalus latifolius, barks of Mangifera indica and of Hallea stipulosa; Cyperus articulatus, Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Securidaca longipedunculata . Do an enema after sift, 1 bamboo glass per day.
H(113) joint diseases (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, of barks of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Gossypium barbadense, of barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, of barks of Mangifera indica, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, roots of Annona senegalensis, of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of barks of trunk of Croton mubango; take two bottles of solution, to filter and drink 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Keep the rest in the pot and reheat to massage members in the morning and the evening.
H(130) poliomyelitis (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Cymbopogon citratus, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (barks or seeds), Millettia eetveldeana (barks), Mangifera indica (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Lippia multiflora and Croton mubango (barks). decoction with 6 bottles H2O, take 2 bottles to take , VO. ½ of glass, after sift, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : peper, salt grain broken with tooth, oil, egg and mushroom on dead wood.
H(171) diabetes, decoction of barks or roots of Bridelia ferruginea, roots d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, leaves of Morinda lucida, Allium sativum, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Morinda morindoides, roots Vitex madiensis and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Millettia laurentii, Lippia multiflora, large and small Ocimum gratissimum and Malaka sp. Filter and let cool, add a bit of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; to filter and drink 1/3 glass 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tuber of cassava, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, beverages, fish, palm oil, lemons. One can eat : toast, yams, taro, liquid milk, vegetables, lots of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), Solanum macrocarpon and Solanum torvum
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied by effusion of the head (nsingu), pound and boil in 5 bottled water the mixing of the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Cajanus cajan, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, Piper guineense, barks of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius and of Annona senegalensis, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 1 bottle of the filtered solution and make them drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is heated to be applied to the baby's neck, 2 times per day (friction)..
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied effusions of the head (nsingu), pound the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , Aframomum alboviolaceum, Cajanus cajan, Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Xylopia aethiopica (barks of trunk or seeds), Millettia drastica (barks), Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense (coton), Mangifera indica (écorce of trunk), Croton mubango (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana. decoction of the mixture with 5 bottles H2O, Sift one bottle then make VO. 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is kept warmed in a pot Then, rub the baby's neck, 2 times per day. N.B. If the baby's head accuses slots, you can apply it against prescribed continuous crying or pain or the joint pain
H(189) difficult to take the first step for children., pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, and of Gossypium barbadense; barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cymbopogon citratus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the whole body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with tooth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kienga ki nseki, mulolo kongo (Kikongo)
Nauclea pobeguinii (Pobéguin ex Pellegr.) Petit
Official name : Nauclea pobeguinii (Pobéguin ex Pellegr.) Petit
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii Pobéguin ex Pellegr.
Symptoms : H(005), H(014), H(016), H(018), H(022), H(033), H(034), H(038), H(051), H(056), H(091), H(094), H(100), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(118), H(169), H(171), H(172), H(178)
Recipes : H(005) swollen legs, H(005) edema (mvimbu),H(014) head itching, yellowing of the hair, decoction of the following plants: roots of papaya (Carica papaya), of Newbouldia laevis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Crossopteryx febrifuga in small quantities, of Bridelia ferruginea and of Elaeis guineensis, Cissus aralioides and Mondia whitei; sift and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day.
H(016) painful and swollen breasts, H(016) mastitis (nsansi), boil together the following plants: Momordica charantia, ngemba ndundu sp., Hallea stipulosa (barks), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), peels of green banana and Conyza sumatrensis; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(014) dermatosis (kind of scabies with pus andH(014) itching) (Bilengi), decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Alchornea cordifolia (leaves), heart of banana tree (or leaves cut into small slices), Albizzia adianthifolia var adianthifolia (leaves), Dichaetanthera africana (leaves and internodes), Trema orientalis (leaves) and Malaka sp. (leaves). Take a full bath, 2 times per day.
H(016) swollen and painful breasts (n’sansi), boil all the plants below: Momordica charantia, ngemba-ndundu sp., Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), green waste of Musa paradisiaca and Conyza sumatrensis.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(018), H(051) each evening temperature difference that divides the body,accompanied of headache (wumba), boil in plenty of water the mixing of the following plants : Boerhavia diffusa (leaves), Sapium cornutum (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Ocimum gratissimum, Annona senegalensis (leaves), Vitex madiensis (leaves), Aframomum alboviolaceum (leaves and stems), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (leaves), Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves), Bridelia ferruginea (leaves). Millettia eetveldeana (leaves), Mangifera indica (leaves), Cymbopogon densiflorus and Steganotaenia araliacea. Take a steam bath. Before the mixture is cooled, take a glass, filter and do an enema. After take a total bath, rubbing the body with the leavess. During 2 consecutive days, take a total bath and do an enema.Do not take the steam bath which can cause of the dehydration.
H(022) quick delivery work or childbirth pain. (nsong), decoction plant parts following : roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Vitex madiensis, barks of trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Chenopodium ambrosioides and tubers of Boerhavia diffusa. Put in a basin and take a rectal bath. There must also be an enema at the rate of 1 filtered glass, once a day
H(033) female infertility, difficulty in conceiving (Kisita), pound together the mixing of stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Arachis hypogaea and of roots of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii. decoction dans un poquet en terre cuite.To filter and drink with one egg, 1 table spoon filtrate 3 times per day.
H(033) female infertility, difficulty in conceiving (Kisita), decoction of the mixing of barks of Milicia excelsa, of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa and of Sapium cornutum, of stems of Costus phyllocephalus, of roots of banana tree, red or green Hibiscus acetosella.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day the first day of menstruation.
H(034) heart palpitations with chute à terre, brouillard in eyes or parfois as une présence des grains of sable, boil together stems of Costus phyllocephalus, roots Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Dichrostachys cinerea, d’Imperata cylindrica and d’Anchomanes difformis (rhizome) and Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day
H(187) blocking testicles in the belly may causela sexual weakness in adults (nsunda), boil together the following plants: Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), male papaya (roots of (Carica papaya), Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), Mondia whitei, Schwenkia americana (roots) and Rhipsalis baccifera (spines).To filter and drink 1 glass, once at night.
H(056) microfilariae, boil together the following plants: ngemba-ndundu sp., Conyza sumatrensis, Momordica charantia, Morinda lucida (leaves), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), Pentaclethra macrophylla, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots) and les déchets des bananes unripees.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day
H(091) anemia, decoction of the following plants : Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Hymenocardia acida (roots).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : Café
H(094) hemorrhoids, boil together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, roots of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Garcinia huillensis; barks of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Hymenocardia acida; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, decoction plant parts following : roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Vitex madiensis, barks of trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Chenopodium ambrosioides and tubers of Boerhavia diffusa. Put in a basin and take a rectal bath. There must also be an enema at the rate of 1 filtered glass, once a day
H(094) hemorrhoids, boil together barks of Maboto sp, roots of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Morinda lucida; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, boil together the following plants: roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Vitex madiensis, of barks of trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, Ocimum gratissimum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, rhizomes of Boerhavia diffusa. Put in a basin this mixture while still hot and take hip bath. Then purge then VO. 1 glass, 1 time per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea, H(104) pain of stomach caused by improper allimentation or by intestinal parasitosis., leaves, even preparing recipes for a parasitic infection but the catch is at the same time oral (drinking) and anal (enema).
H(100) blennorrhoea (sopisi), boil together the following plants: roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Heinsia crinita, of Morinda lucida and of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, of roots of Kikwa ki mpata sp, of barks or roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... and of Hallea stipulosa; to filter and drink ½ glass filtrate 3 times per day. Prohibited food : take beverages including milk during the entire period of treatment.
H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction of roots of Elaeis guineensis, of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, of Crossopteryx febrifuga, male papaya (Carica papaya), of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Boerhavia diffusa and of Securidaca longipedunculata , Cissus aralioides, fruits of lemons, rhizomes of Kikwa ki mpata sp. Tapinanthus poggei and the barks or roots of Samanea leptophylla.To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi ki nsonso, decoction of the following plants : Cyperus articulatus, Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, Mangifera indica (barks of trunk), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Hallea stipulosa (barks of trunk). Filter and do an enema, 1 glass filtrate, 1 time per day.
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan and of Gossypium barbadense, Cymbopogon citratus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Mangifera indica, of Croton mubango and of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; prélever 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with teeth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood
H(118) laryngitis (kikodi-kodi), decoction of the plants below : Musanga cecropioides (barks), Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum, papaya(roots of Carica papaya), heart of banana tree cut into small slices, lemons cut into pieces, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Bridelia ferruginea (roots or barks), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Itundu sp. ( roots). After sift, VO. 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. N.B. It is recommended of taking in addition to the prescribed remedies against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin. Prohibited : Do not grow angry, even for a small time.
H(169) hernia, decoction of the following plants : Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Hymenocardia acida (roots).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(169) hernia (Mpiki), boil together or barks of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Maboto sp, roots or barks of Morinda lucida; to filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(169) hernia, boil together the mixing of plants below : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), papaya(roots of Carica papaya), Rhipsalis baccifera (épices), Mondia whitei (roots) and Schwenkia americana (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(171) diabetes, boil together the following plants: Bridelia ferruginea (barks of trunk or roots), Annona senegalensis (roots), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Morinda lucida, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, Millettia laurentii (barks), Lippia multiflora, Ocimum gratissimum and O. minimum, Malaka sp. Filter : After refroidissement, Mix with some roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; re-to filter and drink 1/3 bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, fufu, tubers of manioc, rice, all kinds of bananas, sweet potatoes, corn, peanuts, bread, milk, fruit, all kinds of wine, grease and palm oil, lemons. One can eat toast, yams of forest, les taros, liquid milk, vegetables, much of vegetables du genre Solanum (S. melongena, S. macrocarpon, S. aethiopicum and S. torvum)
H(171) diabetes, decoction of barks or roots of Bridelia ferruginea, roots d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, leaves of Morinda lucida, Allium sativum, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Morinda morindoides, roots Vitex madiensis and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Millettia laurentii, Lippia multiflora, large and small Ocimum gratissimum and Malaka sp. Filter and let cool, add a bit of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; to filter and drink 1/3 glass 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tuber of cassava, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, beverages, fish, palm oil, lemons. One can eat : toast, yams, taro, liquid milk, vegetables, lots of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), Solanum macrocarpon and Solanum torvum
H(172) elephantiasis (swelling of the legs with light cracks or cracked skin similar to the skin of buffalo, yellowing of the hair andH(014) flaking of the scalp (mvimbu), boil together the plants below : papaya(roots of Carica papaya), Newbouldia laevis (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Bridelia ferruginea (roots), Cissus aralioides, Mondia whitei and Elaeis guineensis (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(178) heart disease, pound together with white clay, stems of ferns (Pteridium aquilinum), leaves of Solanum aethiopicum, pounded and boiled seeds of Vigna subterranea, onion and a little salt. Separate the mixture into two unequal parts : the smallest is soaked in some water, pressed and filtered to be taken , VO. with egg;The other hot portion is placed on the sheet of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii or of Aframomum alboviolaceum then placed on the heart together with strains of Melinis minutiflora. Take care of binding with a cloth this hot mixture around the chest at heart level. This medication is applied 1 time per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kienga ki masa (Kikongo)
Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Official name : Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(014), H(022), H(082), H(094), H(172), H(201)
Recipes : H(005) swollen legs, H(005) edema (mvimbu),H(014) head itching, yellowing of the hair, decoction of the following plants: roots of papaya (Carica papaya), of Newbouldia laevis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Crossopteryx febrifuga in small quantities, of Bridelia ferruginea and of Elaeis guineensis, Cissus aralioides and Mondia whitei; sift and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day.
H(022) quick delivery work or childbirth pain. (nsong), decoction plant parts following : roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Vitex madiensis, barks of trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Chenopodium ambrosioides and tubers of Boerhavia diffusa. Put in a basin and take a rectal bath. There must also be an enema at the rate of 1 filtered glass, once a day
H(082) asthma, leaves or leafy stems , decoction, steam-bath.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound together the following plants : barks of Mangifera indica and of Newbouldia laevis and Chenopodium ambrosioides. Macerating the mixture in water and sift, then drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, decoction plant parts following : roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Vitex madiensis, barks of trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Chenopodium ambrosioides and tubers of Boerhavia diffusa. Put in a basin and take a rectal bath. There must also be an enema at the rate of 1 filtered glass, once a day
H(094) hemorrhoids, boil together the following plants: roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Vitex madiensis, of barks of trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, Ocimum gratissimum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, rhizomes of Boerhavia diffusa. Put in a basin this mixture while still hot and take hip bath. Then purge then VO. 1 glass, 1 time per day.
H(172) elephantiasis (swelling of the legs with light cracks or cracked skin similar to the skin of buffalo, yellowing of the hair and flaking of the scalp (mvimbu), boil together the plants below : papaya(roots of Carica papaya), Newbouldia laevis (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Bridelia ferruginea (roots), Cissus aralioides, Mondia whitei and Elaeis guineensis (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(201) madness, H(201) dementia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks of trunk), Garcinia kola (seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Newbouldia laevis (barks of trunk), fruits of Capsicum frutescens and of Aframomum melegueta; Polygala acicularis (leaves), of successive days , seeds of Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana and Mondia whitei. Filter, let it cool and mix with barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter the next day and drink ½ table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness, pound together the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks), Garcinia kola (barks and seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Newbouldia laevis (barks), fruits of Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum (fruits), Renealmia africana, Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Polygala acicularis (leaves), Persea americana (leaves) and Mondia whitei. decoction, filter and wait until the mixture cools. Then mix to barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand overnight. Filter the next day and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound whole plants below : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks), Garcinia kola (barks and seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Newbouldia laevis (barks), Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana, Aframomum melegueta, Polygala acicularis (leaves), successive days and Mondia whitei. decoction of the mixture, filter. After cooling, add barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter on the following days and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mumpesi mpesi (Kikongo)
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plants: Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (fruits), barks of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum, Cyperus articulatus, Capsicum frutescens, Aframomum melegueta, barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, roots of Landolphia owariensis (barks), Mondia whitei, roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Dorstenia psilurus, roots of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Garcinia huillensis., dilute in water, macerate and let stand overnight. Press well and filter then put in bottles adding a table spoon of sugar in each one. Expose the full solution bottles in the sun for three days. Drink ½ glass, one time in the evening. Warning this medicine may cause dizziness but we must continue the treatment.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : fumu (Kikongo)
Nymphaea lotus L.
Official name : Nymphaea lotus L.
Family : Nymphaeaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(013), H(014), H(018), H(099), H(113)
Recipes : H(005) swelling of the legs (edema),H(014) flaking of the scalp, yellowing of the hair, boil together leaves of Nymphaea lotus, of Erythrina abyssinica and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon ; to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(013) skin eruptions withH(014) itchings = Pian (nkulu = mpese), pound together and mix with the juice of unripe plans Sclerosperma mannii the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), earth termite mounds, Commelina africana, Mondia whitei, Nymphaea lotus and Clerodendrum formicarum ; macerate, press and add white clay, VO. 1 table spoon 3 times per day.
H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), to roast in a pan plants below: Brillantaisia patula, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Momordica charantia and the barks of Ficus lutea.pound then other plants together: Brillantaisia patula, Dichaetanthera africana, young manioc leaves, Mimosa pellita, Scleria achtenii and Nymphaea lotus; press and mix to the powder from roasted plants. Rub the whole body, 2 times per day.
H(018) migraine, pound and macerated in the juice of Canarium schweinfurthii the following plants : leaves of Sclerosperma mannii, Conyza sumatrensis, young manioc leaves, leaves of Nymphaea lotus and Commelina africana; press and filter. Wash the face 2 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of close your eyes and do not swallow the aqueous solution
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 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(113) rheumatism, boil together leaves of Nymphaea lotus, Eleusine indica and salt. To filter and drink 1 tablespoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : meat of pork, leaves of manioc pounded and of Gnetum africanum
H(210x) alcoholism and smoking, the plants to dry below : ladi di nseki sp., Tapinanthus poggei, Amaranthus lividus, Brillantaisia patula and Piper umbelatum, Culcasia scandens (leaves), Nymphaea lotus, Drymaria cordata, Celosia trigyna (flowers) and mushroom (kidiba) (forgetting). finely ground in powder and mix with white clay. In the case of alcoholism, take a tablespoon, mix well and let stand during 2 hours, then filter, VO . In the case of smoking; take 1 tablespoon of the product and put it in a glass together with a cigarette or a rolled dried tobacco leaf and cut into thin slices; fill half of the glass with water, macerate and wait 2 hours before of VO.. To fight both alcohol and tobacco mix the 2 forms of medication in one glass. If after 3 days, the urge to drink. and of smoking continues, repeat the treatment.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : longa-longa, malonga-longa, kilonga-longa (Kikongo), etoko, toko, n’toko (Nkundo), koto (Lingala ou bamongo), makuba (Tshiluba)
Ocimum americanum L.
Official name : Ocimum americanum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, maceration of the whole plant of Cymbopogon densiflorus mixed with Ocimum americanum.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : dinguansi (Kikongo)
Ocimum basilicum L.
Official name : Ocimum basilicum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(094), H(104)
Recipes : H(068) hookworm, H(068) strongyloidiasi (nioka nkawu), decoction of the mixing of seeds of Garcinia kola pounded, of Chenopodium ambrosioides, Clematis orientalis (leaves) and Ocimum basilicum.To filter and drink ½ glass 3 times per day. Warning : It is strictly forbidden of eating lemons, oranges and drinking wine, alcoholic beverages.
H(068) hookworm, H(068) strongyloidiasi (nioka nkawu), pound together then boil with lots of leaves of Ocimum basilicum, the following plants : Mondia whitei, Allium sativum, Dorstenia psilurus and Zingiber officinale.To filter and drink ½ glass of the filtered solution and eat at the same time a ripe banana, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm (nioka-nkawu), decoction of the following plants : Garcinia kola pilé (seeds), Chenopodium ambrosioides, Clematis vitalba, Ocimum basilicum. sift and drink the liquid obtained, ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of not eating of lemons and orange, or drink alcohol. .
H(068) hookworm (nioka-nkanu), boil together in many leaves the mixing of Ocimum basilicum, of Mondia whitei, Allium sativum, Dorstenia psilurus and of Zingiber officinale; to filter and drink ½ glass and at the same time eating a ripe banana, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, to roast the mixing of leaves of Ocimum basilicum, of Ocimum gratissimum and of Lycopersicon esculentum (tomatos), seeds of Monodora angolensis, Polygala acicularis, trunk of Musa paradisiaca and the ears of corn stripped of seeds. Well crush and add palm oil. Introduction of small amounts of the obtained pulp in the anus, 2 times per day.
H(104) stomach pain (gastritis), pound together then : decoction of the plants below : Mondia whitei, Ocimum basilicum, Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Allium sativum, Ananas comosus (rape ananas); remove from heat when the mixture is hot enough; macerate and filter. Drink ½ glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum, pumpkin, coca and hot peper. Do not VO. alcohol until recovery. It is recommended to respect that instruction for six months after healing.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : dizudi, dizulu (Kikongo)
Ocimum gratissimum L.
Official name : Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(012), H(018), H(037), H(051), H(053), H(082), H(094), H(103), H(108), H(109), H(113), H(137), H(171)
Recipes : H(004) painful wound,crushed leaves of Ocimum gratissimum applied to the wound.
H(012)) fracture, crumple and pound leaves of Ocimum gratissimum; applied to the fracture with links of linen and the support of a plank. Then, twist other leaves of Ocimum gratissimum and pour few drops of the juice to the location, 2 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
H(018) headaches, crumple and twist leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, press and applying the sap nasally, 3 times per day.
H(018) migraine (Lukika), crumple leaves of Ocimum gratissimum and press; apply the juice masally. After, crumple leaves of Clematis hirsuta var glabrescens and apply through the nose by aspiration, 2 times per day.
H(018) headache (yata), to pound the mixing of the following plants :Clerodendrum formicarum, Desmodium lasiocarpum, Schwenkia americana and Ocimum minimum; add the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis of crude palm oil . Rub the forehead and neck, 2 times per day. Warning : You can also drink the prescribed medication against the headaches
H(018), H(051) difference of body temperature sometimes with headache (wumba), decoction with plenty of water the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Costus spectabilis, of Sapium cornutum, of Lippia multiflora, of Pentaclethra eetveldeana, of Hymenocardia acida, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Annona senegalensis, of Vitex madiensis, of Aframomum alboviolaceum (et stems), of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Pentaclethra macrophylla, of Bridelia ferruginea, of Millettia eetveldeana, of Mangifera indica, of Cymbopogon densiflorus and of Steganotaenia araliacea. Take a steam bath with the hot mixture and a full bath once the mixture almost cooled while rubbing the body with the leaves for 2 consecutive days. Take only than total body baths with friction by leaves and stop with the enema to avoid dehydration.
H(037) cough, pound together the following plants : Ocimum gratissimum, Allium sativum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Bryophyllum bipinnatum, Cymbopogon citratus and Lantana camara; Mix with some water and press. VO. the aqueous solution obtained, 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day.
H(037) cough, VO. the juice of Chenopodium ambrosioides and of Ocimum gratissimum, 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(053) earaches, drop of juice of crushed leaves in the ears.
H(082) asthma (Nsunga ntulu), crumple or twist leaves of Ocimum gratissimum and of Costus phyllocephalus or of C. lucanusianus; put in a bottle and add ground nest of the insect kibula-nkalu sp; and 1 glass H2O. Let stand, VO. in the evening , 1/3 glass. After 4 days and re-prepare the medication and of thereafter until 15 day .After, decoction of leaves of Clerodendrum angolense with small leaves and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day and do also an enema, 1 glass 1 time per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, to roast the mixing of leaves of Ocimum basilicum, of Ocimum gratissimum and of Lycopersicon esculentum (tomatos), seeds of Monodora angolensis, Polygala acicularis, trunk of Musa paradisiaca and the ears of corn stripped of seeds. Well crush and add palm oil. Introduction of small amounts of the obtained pulp in the anus, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, boil together the following plants: roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii and of Vitex madiensis, of barks of trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, Ocimum gratissimum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, rhizomes of Boerhavia diffusa. Put in a basin this mixture while still hot and take hip bath. Then purge then VO. 1 glass, 1 time per day.
H(103) tooth decay with gingivitis (ngulunga mbaki), boil together leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, of Chenopodium ambrosioides and of Gossypium barbadense.To filter and drink the maceration (H2O) 1/2 glass, 2 times per day. Then keep the still warm solution in the mouth during 5 to 10 minutes, 3 times per day.
H(108) cold (ntulu mbombo), crumple and twist leaves of Ocimum minimum, VO. the juice, 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi ki nsonso), decoction of roots of Imperata cylindrica, Schwenkia americana, Momordica charantia, Bidens pilosa, Ocimum gratissimum, Malaka sp., and Hallea stipulosa (barks of trunk); to filter and drink 1/3 glass filtrate, 3 times per day.
H(113) rheumatism, pound and boil in palm wine or of sugarcane the mixing of leaves and des stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum, roots of Heinsia crinita, of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, leaves of Milicia excelsa, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Chenopodium ambrosioides and of Sansevieria bracteata. press, filter and add ancestral salt; rub members, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum as vegetables and pork meat.
H(137) nipples pain in man (Katuti), pound together leaves of Ocimum gratissimum and of Capsicum frutescens, roots of Dorstenia psilurus and seeds of onion; Mix with some water, press and rub the nipples 3 times per day. Prohibited food : palm nuts almonds, breaking the grain of salt with the tooth.
H(171) diabetes, decoction leaves of Ocimum gratissimum VO..
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : dinsusunsusu dinene, mansusunsusu (Kikongo), malumbalumba (Lingala), mayuyu (Kiyanzi)
Olax gambecola Baill.
Official name : Olax gambecola Baill.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(068), H(101), H(155)
Recipes : H(026) polymenorrhea or H(101) abundant and prolonged menstrual bleeding, pound together the following plants : Manotes expansa (syn. M. pruinosa), Abrus precatorius, stamens corn, Aframomum melegueta, seeds of Olax gambecola (or Scorodophloeus zenkeri), earth termite mound and red powder of Pterocarpus tinctorius; to dilute the mixture in palm wine and macerate and then filter. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day
H(068) hookworm (nioka-nkawu), to roast in the pan the mixing of the following plants : Aframomum melegueta, Pseudospondias micorcarpa (roots) or leaves of Dichrostachys cinerea, Piper nigrum, seeds of Scorodophloeus zenkeri or of Olax gambecola, Cymbopogon densiflorus and Cyperus articulatus. Well crush in the form of powder and eat ½ teaspoonful, 3 times per day (VO.).
H(155) tonsillitis(ngulunga zi laka), to roast the mixing of plants below : Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves), Piper nigrum (seeds), Scorodophloeus zenkeri or Olax gambecola (seeds), Cymbopogon densiflorus and Cyperus articulatus. Well crush in powder and eat ½ teaspoonful of cette poudre, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : wosu, kiwaya (Kikongo)
Oryza sativa L.
Official name : Oryza sativa L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(201)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, decoction of the mixing of ngemba-ndundu sp., Croton mubango (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots and spines), Oryza sativa (green waste of unhulled rice), heart of banana tree sliced, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida; Filter and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day. After 6 days, Take the content of the egg and mix the white clay and the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. VO. this mixture once.
H(201) inoffensive madness, boil together the following plants: Oryza sativa (leaves, roots and seeds waste), fresh roots of Zea mays, leaves and roots of Dichrostachys cinerea, fruits of Caloncoba welwitschii, Cymbopogon densiflorus, roots of Commelina africana and Piper nigrum.To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(201) inoffensive madness, decoction of the mixture of Elaeis guineensis (roots), of Oryza sativa (roots), of Tetrorchidium didymostemon (roots), of Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), of Quisqualis hensii (spines) and of Rhipsalis baccifera (spines).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : loso (Kikongo)
Ottelia ulvifolia (Planch.) Walp.
Official name : Ottelia ulvifolia (Planch.) Walp.
Family : Hydrocharitaceae
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)
Pennisetum purpureum Schumach.
Official name : Pennisetum purpureum Schumach.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(027), H(034), H(099), H(113), H(124), H(201)
Recipes : 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(034) intercostal pain or thoracic (lubansi), boil together the following plants: Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves and roots), Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves), Saccharum officinarum (pounded sugarcane), and Tephrosia vogelii. take a total bath with this mixture rubbing whole body, 2 times per day.
H(099) acute nervousness tending towards H(201) madness, unconsciousness of the acts (kimpi), pound together the following plants : young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Brillantaisia patula, Jatropha curcas (leaves) and Polygala acicularis. add to the mixture the content of one egg and white clay. VO. once all after filtering In the evening for 3 consecutive days.
H(099) nervousness accompanied sometimes of madness (kimpi), pound the following plants : Manotes expansa (feuille), 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) nervousness accompanied sometimes of madness, pound whole plants below : Pennisetum purpureum (young rameaux), Brillantaisia patula (whole plant), Jatropha curcas (leaves), Polygala acicularis; press and add one egg and a little white clay ; shake strongly ; Sift, then drink once at night for three successive days
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(113) joint pain (kintolula), decoction in the juice of Saccharum officinarum the mixing of young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, barks of Hallea stipulosa, stems of Costus phyllocephalus, oil palmiste, Lippia multiflora, crude palm nutss; Filter, add a bit of salt; VO. 1 table spoon 3 times per day. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with teeth, oil, egg, mushroom on dead wood.
H(113) joint pain, paralysis (kintolula), decoction with le juice of sugarcane the mixing of following plants : young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, barks of Hallea stipulosa, tige of Costus phyllocephalus, oil palmiste, Lippia multiflora, pulp of crude palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis). Filter and add a bit of salt. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : peper, grain of salt broken with teeth, oil, egg, mushroom on dead wood.
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), decoction in the juice of Saccharum officinarum the mixing of young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, barks of Hallea stipulosa, stems of Costus phyllocephalus, oil palmiste, Lippia multiflora, crude palm nutss; Filter, add a bit of salt; VO. 1 table spoon 3 times per day. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with teeth, oil, egg, mushroom on dead wood.
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 followed of sudden death (nkosi kibota), pound together the following plants : Dichaetanthera africana, Ottelia ulvifolia, young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Manotes expansa, leaves of Cajanus cajan, red seeds of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), leaves or stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Renealmia africana and barks of Croton mubango. macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, press, filter and add of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ndiadi (Kikongo)
Pentaclethra eetveldeana De Wild. & T.Durand
Official name : Pentaclethra eetveldeana De Wild. & T.Durand
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(016), H(018), H(051), H(056), H(103), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruption (mfueta),H(013) skin rash accompanied ofH(014) itching (nkulu = mpese) pian, pound together the following plants : Acanthospermum hispidum (leaves), mfueta sp. (leaves), Mitracarpus hirtus, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Arachis hypogaea (leafy stems), Raphia textilis (inflorescences), Pseudospondias microcarpa (barks of trunk), Tephrosia vogelii (seeds), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (seeds) and Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves). Separate into three piles : Decoction of the first pile, filter and put in a bottle tightly closed with cap. To roast le 2nd pile in a pan, finely ground and store in a bottle. Mix le 3rd pile with le juice of 10 lemons and rub the whole body 2 times per day. When the body is dry, rub with the powder obtained with the 2nd pile, 2 times per day. And proceed for 3 consecutive days. Then VO. the filtrate from 1er pile, 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(016) mastitis, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Croton mubango (barks), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (leaves), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (leaves), Anchomanes difformis and a bit of salt. Take a steam bath, then a rectal bath with tepid solution, 2 times per day.
H(016) mastitis, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Croton mubango (barks), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (leaves), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (leaves), Anchomanes difformis and a bit of salt. Take a steam bath, then a rectal bath with tepid solution, 2 times per day.
H(018), H(051) difference of temperature in the body accompanied by headache (wumba), decoction with plenty of water, the mixing of leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, of Sapium cornutum, of Lippia multiflora, of Pentaclethra eetveldeana, of Hymenocardia acida, of l’Ocimum gratissimum, of Annona senegalensis, of Bridelia ferruginea, of Millettia eetveldeana and of Mangifera indica, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Steganotaenia araliacea. apply steam bath. Once cooled bath filter a portion and do an enema at the rate of one drink per day. With the other part of the still warm mixture, wash the whole body, 2 times per day and do an enema It is recommended not to repeat of the steam bath because of dehydration.
H(018), H(051) difference of body temperature sometimes with headache (wumba), decoction with plenty of water the mixing of the following plants : leaves of Costus spectabilis, of Sapium cornutum, of Lippia multiflora, of Pentaclethra eetveldeana, of Hymenocardia acida, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Annona senegalensis, of Vitex madiensis, of Aframomum alboviolaceum (et stems), of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Pentaclethra macrophylla, of Bridelia ferruginea, of Millettia eetveldeana, of Mangifera indica, of Cymbopogon densiflorus and of Steganotaenia araliacea. Take a steam bath with the hot mixture and a full bath once the mixture almost cooled while rubbing the body with the leaves for 2 consecutive days. Take only than total body baths with friction by leaves and stop with the enema to avoid dehydration.
H(056) microfilariae (nioka zi menga), boil all the plants below: ngemba ndundu sp, Conyza sumatrensis, Momordica charantia, Morinda lucida (leaves), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Mondia whitei (roots), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (barks), peels of green banana; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(103) tooth decay with alveolar swelling (ngulunga mbaki), decoction of the plants below; Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots), Quisqualis hensii (roots), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (barks of trunk); Sift and keep some of the warm liquid into the mouth during 10 to 15 minutes, 3 times per day. N.B. Do not swallow the product.
H(201) vision of the spirits followed to overturning and of death. After stiffening (ngimbi), to roast leaves of Brillantaisia patula, of Annona senegalensis and of Pentaclethra eetveldeana with the plant of Commelina africana; finely ground and mix with a bit of salt add of l’eau and le heart of banana tree découpé. wash le corps du patient with le produit
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kiseka (Kikongo)
Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Official name : Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(018), H(037), H(051), H(056), H(101), H(103), H(187)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruption (mfueta),H(013) skin rash accompanied ofH(014) itching (nkulu = mpese) pian, pound together the following plants : Acanthospermum hispidum (leaves), mfueta sp. (leaves), Mitracarpus hirtus, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Arachis hypogaea (leafy stems), Raphia textilis (inflorescences), Pseudospondias microcarpa (barks of trunk), Tephrosia vogelii (seeds), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (seeds) and Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves). Separate into three piles : Decoction of the first pile, filter and put in a bottle tightly closed with cap. To roast le 2nd pile in a pan, finely ground and store in a bottle. Mix le 3rd pile with le juice of 10 lemons and rub the whole body 2 times per day. When the body is dry, rub with the powder obtained with the 2nd pile, 2 times per day. And proceed for 3 consecutive days. Then VO. the filtrate from 1er pile, 1 table spoon, 3 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) mycose withH(014) itching and desquamation, pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks), Conyza sumatrensis, green waste from corn cobs, Gossypium barbandense (leaves), Pentadiplandra brazzeana (dry powder), Pentaclethra macrophylla (seeds), Physostigma venenosum (red seeds), Canna bidentata (fresh seeds), Helichrysum mechowianum (leaves) and Eleutherine bulbosa (hollow leaves). Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts. Rub the body 2 times per day(nkulu)
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(018), H(051) each evening temperature difference that divides the body,accompanied of headache (wumba), boil in plenty of water the mixing of the following plants : Boerhavia diffusa (leaves), Sapium cornutum (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Ocimum gratissimum, Annona senegalensis (leaves), Vitex madiensis (leaves), Aframomum alboviolaceum (leaves and stems), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (leaves), Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves), Bridelia ferruginea (leaves). Millettia eetveldeana (leaves), Mangifera indica (leaves), Cymbopogon densiflorus and Steganotaenia araliacea. Take a steam bath. Before the mixture is cooled, take a glass, filter and do an enema. After take a total bath, rubbing the body with the leavess. During 2 consecutive days, take a total bath and do an enema.Do not take the steam bath which can cause of the dehydration.
H(018), H(051) difference of body temperature sometimes with headache (wumba), decoction with plenty of water the mixing of plantes: : leaves of Costus spectabilis, of Sapium cornutum, of Lippia multiflora, of Pentaclethra eetveldeana, of Hymenocardia acida, of Ocimum gratissimum, of Annona senegalensis, of Vitex madiensis, of Aframomum alboviolaceum (et stems), of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Pentaclethra macrophylla, of Bridelia ferruginea, of Millettia eetveldeana, of Mangifera indica, of Cymbopogon densiflorus and of Steganotaenia araliacea. Take a steam bath with the hot mixture and a full bath once the mixture almost cooled while rubbing the body with the leaves for 2 consecutive days. Take only than total body baths with friction by leaves and stop with the enema to avoid dehydration.
H(037) tuberculosis (T.B.C.) mafulu, boil all the plants below: Hymenocardia ulmoides (leaves), Garcinia huillensis (barks), Costus phyllocephalus (leaves), Pentaclethra macrophylla (barks), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks), Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 3 times per day.
H(056) microfilariae, boil together the following plants: ngemba-ndundu sp., Conyza sumatrensis, Momordica charantia, Morinda lucida (leaves), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), Pentaclethra macrophylla, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots) and les déchets des bananes unripees.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day
H(056) filariasis microfilariae, decoction of the following plants : ngemba ndundu sp., Conyza sumatrensis, Momordica charantia, Morinda lucida (leaves), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), Pentaclethra macrophylla (barks), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots) and peels of green banana; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, pound and to roast in the pan barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, of Pentaclethra macrophylla and of Croton mubango; roots of Millettia eetveldeana and of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha; grinding and mixing with the ancestral salt, eat 1 teaspoon of the powder with some water, 2 times per day.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, to roast in the pan the following plants : barks of Hymenocardia acida, of Morinda lucida, of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha of Mangifera indica and of Calancoba welwitschii; grind together with fruits of Capsicum frutescens, of Monodora angolensis; white clay and red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. eat 1 teaspoon, 2 times per day of the powder with some water.
H(103) tooth decay with H(103) gingivitis = sinusitis (ngulunga- mbaki), boil all the plants below : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana (roots), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots), Quisqualis hensii (roots), Pentaclethra macrophylla (barks of trunk); put the sifted liquid in the mouth during a few minutes and then spit. Do this operation 3 times per day. N.B : Do not swallow the beverage.
H(187) testicles blocked in the lower abdomen cause of the baby's crying and H(139) adult impotence (nsunda), decoction of the mixing of Heinsia crinita with rhizomes of Kikwa ki mpata sp and barks of Pentaclethra macrophylla.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. This medication may also be taken rectally, 1 glass 1 time per day. The child must wear a sheet of tobacco on hips.
H(187) blocking testicles in the lower abdomen in the baby (nsunda), decoction all the parts of the following plants : roots of Heinsia crinita, tubers d’Anchomanes difformis and the barks of Pentaclethra macrophylla.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. One can take this medicine rectally (enema). It is recommended to dress with a leaf of tobacco
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : n’gansi (Kikongo)
Pentadiplandra brazzeana Baill.
Official name : Pentadiplandra brazzeana Baill.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(014), H(016), H(018), H(050), H(056), H(068), H(082), H(094), H(100), H(103), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(118), H(130), H(137), H(169), H(179)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana (decoction enema)
H(013) abscess, pâte of Pentadiplandra brazzeana précisément obtenue en friction, puis en application en emplâtre.
H(014) scabies, leaves, flowers, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana (decoction en friction)
H(014) dermatosis (kiungu)), pound together the following plants : Monodora angolensis (seeds), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Securidaca longipedunculata , Croton mubango, Piper nigrum (seeds) ; Sift and eat a small quantity of the powder, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : oil, hot peper, egg, grain of salt broken with teeth, mushroom on dead wood.
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(016) swollen and painful breasts (H(016) mastitis), pound the roots of Carica papaya, press and add to the liquid obtained the juice of lemons (10) and crushed roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; mix everything well and sift on a white cloth;put in a bottle tightly closed with a plug, rub the sick breasts with a portion of the product, 3 times per day. You can also rub the whole body if the remedy is in sufficient quantity. N.B. Do not drop the product, it causes burns on cement.
H(018) chronic headaches, H(113) rheumatisms, peeled roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana which is made into a paste with ants . Used in local friction after making tattoos on the sick place.
H(050) belly bloat (Mbudi), pound together barks of Milicia excelsa with roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; well macerated in H2O and after sifting do an enema 1 per day with one day interval. It is recommended to make an enema with the mixing of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Crossopteryx febrifuga, the same day as for H(038) diseases related to female (kiziba)
H(056) microfilariae (nioka zi menga), same recepts as for H(113) joint pain and apply on the body except the eyes. Must be protected by wiping with cotton wool or of cotton after friction.
H(068) strongyloidiasi, H(068) trichocéphalose, H(068) hookworm (nioka Nkawu), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata and Pentadiplandra brazzeana; decoction and sift, then do the enema with the product, 1/3 of bamboo glass, 1 time per day. N.B. One can also use these remedies against all the complications related to childbirth or the brutal interruption of breast during the lactation period milk
H(082) asthma, roots pounded of Pentadiplandra brazzeana mixed with red ants (matere). The dough is diluted in cold palm wine and VO..
H(094) hemorrhoids, roots pounded of Pentadiplandra brazzeana local application in poultices.
H(100) blennorrhoea (Sopisi), decoction of the following plants : Elaeis guineensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots), male papaya (roots of Carica papaya), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Cissus aralioides, lemons (jus), and Kikwa ki mpata sp. (rhizomes), Boerhavia diffusa and Samanea leptophylla. sift and drink the liquid obtained, ½ bamboo glass., 3 times per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea (Sopisi), decoction of the plants below : Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Mondia whitei, Mangifera indica (barks of trunk). Sift and drink ½ glass, 3 times 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(100) blennorrhoea, peeled roots with 2 or 3 red ants « matere » in kiyansi The resulting paste is boiled with palm wine and the solution is taken, VO. 3 times per day until recovery. We can add the traditional salt (mungua basenzi) and pepper.
H(103) tooth decay with alveolar swelling (ngulunga mbaki), decoction of the plants below; Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots), Quisqualis hensii (roots), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (barks of trunk); Sift and keep some of the warm liquid into the mouth during 10 to 15 minutes, 3 times per day. N.B. Do not swallow the product.
H(103) tooth decay, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and ants pounded together : rub with the paste on the aching tooth 3 times per day.
H(104) pain of stomach, roots pounded of Pentadiplandra brazzeana mix with traditional salt The resulting paste is diluted in H2O and administered as enema.The root should not be administered to pregnant women because it can cause abortion.
H(104) stomach pain or gastritis (lukutu), decoction of the mixture of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, of Heinsia crinita (roots), of lemons cut into pieces and of onions sliced; sift and drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi kinsonso), pound and press roots of Carica papaya; the liquid is mixed with the juice of 10 lemons and the roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; sift with a white cloth and keeping the filtrate in a sealed bottle. Rub the whole leg from the foot to the hip with this product 3 times per day. N.B. Do not drop the product, it burns cement.
H(109) sciatica (kisimbi kinsonso), decoction of the following plants : Cyperus articulatus (roots), Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Annona senegalensis (roots), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Mangifera indica (barks), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Hallea stipulosa. Sift and do an enema at the rate of one drink per day.
H(113) rheumatisms (ngala matisi), pound together the following plants : Aframomum alboviolaceum (leaves and stems), Heinsia crinita (roots), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Milicia excelsa (leaves), Ocimum grattissimum (leaves), Chenopodium ambrosioïdes and Sansevieria guineensis (leaves). decoction of the mixture in palm wine or vin of sugarcane, press and filter, then mix with traditional salt and rub sick members 2 times per day. Prohibited food : meat of pork, leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum.
H(118) angina, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana (chew and swallow the saliva).
H(118) laryngitis (kikodi-kodi), decoction of the plants below : Musanga cecropioides (barks), Millettia eetveldeana (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum, papaya(roots of Carica papaya), heart of banana tree cut into small slices, lemons cut into pieces, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Bridelia ferruginea (roots or barks), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots in small quantities), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Itundu sp. ( roots). After sift, VO. 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. N.B. It is recommended of taking in addition to the prescribed remedies against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin. Prohibited : Do not grow angry, even for a small time.
H(130) poliomyelitis (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Cymbopogon citratus, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (barks or seeds), Millettia eetveldeana (barks), Mangifera indica (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Lippia multiflora and Croton mubango (barks). decoction with 6 bottles H2O, take 2 bottles to take , VO. ½ of glass, after sift, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : peper, salt grain broken with tooth, oil, egg and mushroom on dead wood.
H(130x) Parkinson's disease (Nkanga-sengi), boil together the following plants: Securidaca longipedunculata and Pentadiplandra brazzeana; put the mixture in a sealed bottle and keep during 7 days ; Sift, then and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. N.B. This remedy can make the patient often urinate.
H(164) repellent, large root of Pentadiplandra brazzeana , RNS
H(137) intense pain in the leg or arm accompanied of gonflement (Ngulu maniuka), pound the roots of Carica papaya, press and add to the liquid the juice of 10 lemons and roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; bien Mix tout and sift sur un a white cloth, put in a bottle bien fermée with un bouchon. and rub sick members 3 times per day with the liquid kept in the bottle. N.B. Do not drop the product, it causes burns on cement.
H(169) hernia (Mpiki), to dry the plants below : Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Piper nigrum, Securidaca longipedunculata , Xylopia aethiopica, Aframomum melegueta (seeds), Croton mubango and Monodora angolensis (seeds). pound and sift then eat ½ teaspoonful of powder with some water, 3 times per day.
H(169) hernia (Mpiki), decoction of the following plants : Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Anchomanes difformis and Heinsia crinita (roots). After sift, do an enema with 1 bamboo glass, once a day with interval of 1 day.
H(169) hernia (mpiki), pound together the following plants : Xylopia aethiopica (seeds), Hallea stipolusa (barks), Milicia excelsa (barks); Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Mangifera indica (barks of trunk); Macerating the mixture in water, sift and do an enema, 1 glass once a day with interval of 1 day.
H(179) maladie of reins (miongeti), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , and Pentadiplandra brazzeana; prélever 1 tablespoon du mélange filtré and decoction with one bottle and a half H2O. sift and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day.
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied effusions of the head (nsingu), pound the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , Aframomum alboviolaceum, Cajanus cajan, Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Xylopia aethiopica (barks of trunk or seeds), Millettia drastica (barks), Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense (coton), Mangifera indica (écorce of trunk), Croton mubango (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius (roots), Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana. decoction of the mixture with 5 bottles H2O, Sift one bottle then make VO. 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is kept warmed in a pot Then, rub the baby's neck, 2 times per day. N.B. If the baby's head accuses slots, you can apply it against prescribed continuous crying or pain or the joint pain
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nkengi kiasa (Kikongo)
Persea americana Mill.
Official name : Persea americana Mill.
Family : Lauraceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) madness, H(201) dementia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks of trunk), Garcinia kola (seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Newbouldia laevis (barks of trunk), fruits of Capsicum frutescens and of Aframomum melegueta; Polygala acicularis (leaves), of successive days , seeds of Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana and Mondia whitei. Filter, let it cool and mix with barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter the next day and drink ½ table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound whole plants below : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks), Garcinia kola (barks and seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Newbouldia laevis (barks), Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana, Aframomum melegueta, Polygala acicularis (leaves), successive days and Mondia whitei. decoction of the mixture, filter. After cooling, add barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter on the following days and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : divoka (Kikongo)
Physostigma venenosum Balf.
Official name : Physostigma venenosum Balf.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014)
Recipes : 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) mycosis withH(014) itching and desquamation, pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks), Conyza sumatrensis, green waste from corn cobs, Gossypium barbandense (leaves), Pentadiplandra brazzeana (dry powder), Pentaclethra macrophylla (seeds), Physostigma venenosum (red seeds), Canna bidentata (fresh seeds), Helichrysum mechowianum (leaves) and Eleutherine bulbosa (hollow leaves). Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts. Rub the body 2 times per day (nkulu)
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ngongo, ngonge (Kikongo)
Piper guineense Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Piper guineense Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Piperaceae
Symptoms : H(187)
Recipes : H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied by effusion of the head (nsingu), pound and boil in 5 bottled water the mixing of the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Cajanus cajan, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, Piper guineense, barks of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius and of Annona senegalensis, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 1 bottle of the filtered solution and make them drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is heated to be applied to the baby's neck, 2 times per day (friction)
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Piper nigrum L.
Official name : Piper nigrum L.
Family : Piperaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(033), H(068), H(094), H(155), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruptions starting with members with flaking of the scalp (kiungu)), pound together seeds of Monodora angolensis, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of Securidaca longipedunculata ; leaves or barks of Croton mubango and seeds of Piper nigrum. The powder is taken in small quantities , VO. 3 times per day. Prohibited food : oil, pimento, egg, VO. or wash with cold water.
H(014) dermatosis (kiungu)), pound together the following plants : Monodora angolensis (seeds), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Securidaca longipedunculata , Croton mubango, Piper nigrum (seeds) ; Sift and eat a small quantity of the powder, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : oil, hot peper, egg, grain of salt broken with teeth, mushroom on dead wood.
H(033) female infertility, grinding and mixing white clay with the plants : Aframomum melegueta, Piper nigrum, Capsicum frutescens; sift and eat a little of the powder. Drink a little water at a rate of 2 times per day from the 9th day
H(068) hookworm, grill the plants: Aframomum melegueta, Pseudospondias microcarpa (roots), leaves of Dichrostachys cinerea subsp. platycarpa, Piper nigrum, seeds of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cyperus articulatus; finely ground then eat ½ teaspoon, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm, crush the following plants : Aframomum melegueta, Piper nigrum, Allium sativum, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon and Capsicum frutescens (fruits) with white clay. eat en buvant some water ½ teaspoonful, 2 times per day.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), to roast the mixing of the following plants : Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves), Piper nigrum (seeds), Scorodophloeus zenkeri or Olax gambecola (seeds), Cymbopogon densiflorus and Cyperus articulatus. Well crush in powder and eat ½ teaspoonful of cette poudre, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, crush separately the plants: Zingiber officinale, Cola acuminata (fruits), barks of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum, Cyperus articulatus, Capsicum frutescens, Aframomum melegueta, barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, roots of Landolphia owariensis (barks), Mondia whitei, roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Dorstenia psilurus, roots of Bridelia ferruginea and roots of Garcinia huillensis., dilute in water, macerate and let stand overnight. Press well and filter then put in bottles adding a table spoon of sugar in each one. Expose the full solution bottles in the sun for three days. Drink ½ glass, one time in the evening. Warning this medicine may cause dizziness but we must continue the treatment.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound and boil together the roots of Millettia eetveldeana, Aframomum melegueta and Piper nigrum. Do the enema after filtration, 1 glass, 1 time per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound separately the plants below : Cyperus articulatus, Zingiber officinale, seeds of Cola acuminata, barks of trunk of Mangifera indica, Allium sativum, Piper nigrum (seeds), fruits of Capsicum frutescens and of Aframomum melegueta; barks of Croton mubango, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum; roots of Landolphia owariensis, of Mondia whitei, of Aframomum alboviolaceum, of Dorstenia psilurus, of Bridelia ferruginea and of Garcinia huillensis; Macerating the mixture in water and let stand overnight. press and filter the next day; bottling by adding a teaspoon of sugar in each bottle, expose the bottles of solution 3 days in the sun and drink ½ glass, one time in the evening.
H(155) tonsillitis(ngulunga zi laka), to roast the mixing of plants below : Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves), Piper nigrum (seeds), Scorodophloeus zenkeri or Olax gambecola (seeds), Cymbopogon densiflorus and Cyperus articulatus. Well crush in powder and eat ½ teaspoonful of cette poudre, 3 times per day.
H(169) hernia (mpiki), to dry the plants below : Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Piper nigrum, Securidaca longipedunculata , Xylopia aethiopica, Aframomum melegueta (seeds), Croton mubango and Monodora angolensis (seeds). pound and sift then eat ½ teaspoonful of powder with some water, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness, H(201) dementia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks of trunk), Garcinia kola (seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Newbouldia laevis (barks of trunk), fruits of Capsicum frutescens and of Aframomum melegueta; Polygala acicularis (leaves), of successive days , seeds of Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana and Mondia whitei. Filter, let it cool and mix with barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter the next day and drink ½ table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound whole plants below : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks), Garcinia kola (barks and seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Newbouldia laevis (barks), Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana, Aframomum melegueta, Polygala acicularis (leaves), successive days and Mondia whitei. decoction of the mixture, filter. After cooling, add barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter on the following days and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
H(201) inoffensive madness, boil together the following plants: Oryza sativa (leaves, roots and seeds waste), fresh roots of Zea mays, leaves and roots of Dichrostachys cinerea, fruits of Caloncoba welwitschii, Cymbopogon densiflorus, roots of Commelina africana and Piper nigrum.To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
H(201) inoffensive madness, boil together the following plants: Oryza sativa (leaves, roots and seeds waste), fresh roots of Zea mays, leaves and roots of Dichrostachys cinerea, fruits of Caloncoba welwitschii, Cymbopogon densiflorus, roots of Commelina africana and Piper nigrum.To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kapidi (Kikongo)
Piper umbellatum L.
Official name : Piper umbellatum L.
Family : Piperaceae
Synonyms : Piper subpeltatum Willd.
Symptoms : H(027), H(111), H(201), H(210x)
Recipes : H(027) frequent abortions (lufwadikisi), press After torsion the mixing of Brillantaisia patula and of Piper umbelatum; add to the obtained product a little white clay and VO. 1 table spoon 3 times per day.
H(111) burning (tiya), pound together Aloe congolensis with leaves of Morinda lucida or Acanthospermum hispidum or of Piper umbelatum or of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Alchornea cordifolia; apply the obtained product on the burned place, 2 times per day
H(198) hair loss, pound together the following plants : Nymphaea lotus (leaves), Aramanthus lividus of petite taille, oblivion fungus, Tapinanthus poggei, Brillantaisia patula, Piper umbelatum and ladi di nseki sp.; press the mixture into the hands to collect the liquid which is coated (apply) the place of hair receding at a rate of 2 times per day.
H(201) thrill accompanied of fear during the sleep (Nsaku), pound and macerated in some water the mixing of plants of Brillantaisia patula, of Piper umbelatum and of sorte of oblivion fungus; to filter and drink the product obtained, one table spoon, 2 times per day for 6 consecutive days.
H(210x) alcoholism and smoking, the plants to dry below : ladi di nseki sp., Tapinanthus poggei, Amaranthus lividus, Brillantaisia patula and Piper umbelatum, Culcasia scandens (leaves), Nymphaea lotus, Drymaria cordata, Celosia trigyna (flowers) and mushroom (kidiba) (forgetting). finely ground in powder and mix with white clay. In the case of alcoholism, take a tablespoon, mix well and let stand during 2 hours, then filter, VO . In the case of smoking; take 1 tablespoon of the product and put it in a glass together with a cigarette or a rolled dried tobacco leaf and cut into thin slices; fill half of the glass with water, macerate and wait 2 hours before of VO.. To fight both alcohol and tobacco mix the 2 forms of medication in one glass. If after 3 days, if the urge of smoking and drinking continues, repeat the treatment.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kilembe ki mfinda, lemba lemba, lemba, lemba di mfinda (Kikongo)
Piptadeniastrum africanum (Hook.f.) Brenan
Official name : Piptadeniastrum africanum (Hook.f.) Brenan
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) blennorrhoea, to roast in a pan plants below: Crossopteryx febrifuga (barks), Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia (roots), Piptadeniastrum africanum (barks), Milicia excelsa (barks) and the palm oil tree (inflorescences); crush and apply the powder sur les tattoos made in the lower abdomen, once a day with interval of 1 day. Prohibited food It is strictly forbidden of VO. wine or milk.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Polygala acicularis Oliv.
Official name : Polygala acicularis Oliv.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(018), H(037), H(068), H(091), H(094), H(099), H(104), H(170), H(171), H(187), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery (Makulu), crumple leaves of Polygala acicularis, VO. 1 table spoon du suc, 3 times per day
H(008) dysentery (Makulu), boil together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia with leaves, roots and trunk of Polygala acicularis; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(018) migraine (Lukika), crumple together leaves of Capsicum frutescens, roots of Polygala acicularis and ce qui reste of tabac au fond of la pipe. Make incisions (tattoos) au voisinage du coeur (côté gauche) and y apply le produit (friction.)
H(037) cough,dried leaves of Polygala acicularis, finely ground in powder and mix with one spoon of tea with powder in 1/3 of glass w of arm H2O and VO. 3 times per day.
H(068) intestinal worms, gratter roots of Polygala acicularis and macerated in 1/3 of glass H2O ; let stand during une heure environ puis to filter and drink 1 time per day.
H(091) emaciation: pour grow (vimbu), pound the plants below : Cymbopogon densiflorus, Renealmia africana, Polygala acicularis (leaves), Manotes expansa. macerated in le juice of sugarcane, filter and bottling, exposer celle-ci au soleil During 2 days and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning Cette médication peut donner of l’appétit.
H(094) hemorrhoids, to roast in the pan the following plants : Ocimum basilicum (leaves), Ocimum gratissimum, Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves of tomatos), Monodora angolensis (seeds), Polygala acicularis, banana of origin kongo (barks) and lears of corn removedseeds. finely ground and mix with palm oil. Make small balls destinées à être enfoncées à l’anus, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, of Lagenaria siceraria and of Polygala acicularis. Make small balls and press it into the anus before to sleep. During 2 or 3 consecutive days.
H(099) acute nervousness tending towards H(201) madness, unconsciousness of the acts (kimpi), pound together the following plants : young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Brillantaisia patula, Jatropha curcas (leaves) and Polygala acicularis. add to the mixture the content of one egg and white clay. VO. once all after filtering In the evening for 3 consecutive days.
H(099) acute nervousness tending towards madness, unconsciousness of the acts (kimpi), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula, young entrenoueds of Pennisetum purpureum, leaves of Solanum aethiopicum and of Solanum melongena, of Jatropha curcas of Polygala acicularis and Ottelia ulvifolia. Mix or dilute in water, press and add white clay and a bullet.To filter and drink
H(099) epilepsy, pound together and macerated in H2O the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Polygala acicularis (leaves), Amaranthus lividus à petitesleaves, mushroom (kidiba) (forgetting), Ottelia ulvifolia. press, to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 2 times per day. rub une petite partie sur le visage In the evening.
H(099) epilepsy, pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula, Aloe congolensis and Polygala acicularis; macerated in H2O the mixtureobtenu and VO. After filtration together with the content of l’egg, once at night for 3 consecutive days.
H(099) epilepsy, pound together and macerated in H2O les plantes cidessous : Polygala acicularis, Nymphaea lotus and Aloe congolensis; take a total bath 1 time per day. Prohibited food anything that flies (birds, hens) goats, monkey, river fish, look at a dead body, se mirer, to go to the market seul and walk alone.
H(099) acute nervousness tending towards H(201) madness, unconsciousness of the acts (kimpi), pound together the following plants : Manotes expansa (leaves), young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Brillantaisia patula, Ottelia ulvifolia, red Hibiscus acetosella, Polygala acicularis (leaves), green Ananas comosus, Monodora angolensis (seeds). add some water, macerate and filter then add also a little white clay. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(104) stomach pain gastritis (lukutu), decoction of leaves of Polygala acicularis and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum, beans, pumpkin, coca and hot peper. Ne pas VO. until recovery.
H(170) ascites (kiungu)), pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of Fwa di mvumbi sp. (leaves), Polygala acicularis, Desmodium lasiocarpum, Schwenkia americana, Dissotis brazzae, Gossypium barbadense (roots). press and mix with white clay and drink 1 table spoon, 2 times per day. Warning En cas of forte H(008) diarrhea, Take the medication prescribed for rehydration. Ne pas Take la médication contre les diseases of the pancreas. Prohibited food hot peper, grains of sel cassé à la dent, oil, egg and mushroom on dead wood.
H(171) diabetes, collect the plants below : Polygala acicularis (roots), Urena lobata (roots), Xylopia aethiopica (barks of trunk) and barks of trunk of Pterocarpus angolensis. decoction in palm wine or corn wine or wine of Kibuku; Filter and store in a bottle of coka; add 3 spoonfuls of wrinkled heart of banana tree and drink 1 table spoon, 2 times per day. It is recommended to go to examinations of sugar in the urine after taking a bottle of solution. Prohibited food chikwangues, fufu, manioc tubercle, leaves of manioc, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruit (all), sweet potatoes, bread, milk, drinks (all) of fat of meat and fish,palm oil and lemons. One can eat toast, yams of forest, taros, liquid milk, vegetables, many aubergines (all types).
H(187) continuous baby crying for lack of uvula (ngandaka), pound together the following plants : Gossypium barbadense (leaves du cotonnier), Costus phyllocephalus (leaves), Canna indica (leaves du milieu), bananier (leaves du milieu), Polygala acicularis (leaves). Enfermer the mixturedans un paquet desleaves, add some water and enfoncer le paquet sous la cendre brûlante. press and faire VO. au bébé 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness, pound together the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks), Garcinia kola (barks and seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Newbouldia laevis (barks), fruits of Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum (fruits), Renealmia africana, Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Polygala acicularis (leaves), Persea americana (leaves) and Mondia whitei. decoction, filter and wait until the mixture cools. Then mix to barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand overnight. Filter the next day and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
H(201) frissonnement of peur before to sleep. In the evening, pound and macerated in H2O the plants below : Brillantaisia patula and Polygala acicularis. Do the enema 1 glass une fois le jour for 2 consecutive days. Prohibited food Idem que pour l’H(099) epilepsy
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : lunsambi-nsambi (Kikongo)
Pseudospondias microcarpa (A. Rich.) Engl.
Official name : Pseudospondias microcarpa (A. Rich.) Engl.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(033), H(037), H(050), H(068), H(101), H(103), H(162x)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruption (mfueta),H(013) skin rash accompanied ofH(014) itching (nkulu = mpese) pian, pound together the following plants : Acanthospermum hispidum (leaves), mfueta sp. (leaves), Mitracarpus hirtus, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Arachis hypogaea (leafy stems), Raphia textilis (inflorescences), Pseudospondias microcarpa (barks of trunk), Tephrosia vogelii (seeds), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (seeds) and Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves). Separate into three piles : Decoction of the first pile, filter and put in a bottle tightly closed with cap. To roast le 2nd pile in a pan, finely ground and store in a bottle. Mix le 3rd pile with le juice of 10 lemons and rub the whole body 2 times per day. When the body is dry, rub with the powder obtained with the 2nd pile, 2 times per day. And proceed for 3 consecutive days. Then VO. the filtrate from 1er pile, 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(033) female infertility, difficulty in conceiving (kisita), decoction of the mixing of barks of Milicia excelsa, of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa and of Sapium cornutum, of stems of Costus phyllocephalus, of roots of banana tree, red or green Hibiscus acetosella.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day the first day of menstruation.
H(037) cough, boil all the plants below: leaves of Costus lucanusianus and of Gossypium barbadense, barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, juice of Citrus limon (lemons), Aframomum melegueta and Securidaca longipedunculata ; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(050) belly bloat with hardness accompanied of jaundice (mbudi), pound together and macerated in H2O barks of Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia and of Fuetete sp., Melinis minutiflora, and seeds of Monodora angolensis. Rub the whole body 2 times per day for 6 consecutive days. Warning : After you apply this medication, It is recommended of taking , medication below: decoction of the mixing of barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa, of Kilendila sp., of Xylopia aethiopica and Scleria achtenii. Mix with palm wine and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : oil of macerated palm nuts, fruits, onions, Solanum macrocarpon, Solanum aethiopicum, leaves of Gnetum africanum as vegetables, pumpkin and maïs.
H(068) hookworm, grill the plants: Aframomum melegueta, Pseudospondias microcarpa (roots), leaves of Dichrostachys cinerea subsp. platycarpa, Piper nigrum, seeds of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cyperus articulatus; finely ground then eat ½ teaspoon, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm, crush the following plants : Aframomum melegueta, Piper nigrum, Allium sativum, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon and Capsicum frutescens (fruits) with white clay. Eating and drinking a little water ½ teaspoon, 2 times per day.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, pound and to roast in the pan barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, of Pentaclethra macrophylla and of Croton mubango; roots of Millettia eetveldeana and of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha; grinding and mixing with the ancestral salt, eat 1 teaspoon of the powder with some water, 2 times per day.
H(103) tooth decay with H(103) gingivitis (ngulunga-mbaki), pound then decoction with traditional salt and the plants whose names follow :Croton mubango (barks of trunk), Pseudospondias microcarpa (barks of trunk), Momordica charantia, Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots); Sift and put in the mouth part of the still warm liquid, keep it in the mouth for 10 to 15 minutes and then spit. Do this operation morning and evening. Warning : Do not swallow.
H(162x) urinate in bed at night (kizienaziena), boil together roots of Costus phyllocephalus, barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa and roots of Sida rhombifolia; to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : n’yibu (Kikongo)
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(058)
Recipes : H(058) reduction of big breasts volume, pound and boil with dry plant of Lippia multiflora, les herbes below : Arachis hypogea with red seeds (seeds), green fruit of Psidium guajava, waste of ripe fruit of Aframomum alboviolaceum and the ripe fruit of Strychnos cocculoides.To filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mfulunta (Kikongo)
Psorospermum febrifugum Spach
Official name : Psorospermum febrifugum Spach
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(028t)
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.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kisoko soko (Kikongo)
Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kühn
Official name : Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kühn
Family : Dennstaedtiaceae
Synonyms : Pteris aquilina L.
Symptoms : H(014), H(027), H(082), H(178)
Recipes : H(014) dermatosis (nkulu), pound together with Aloe congolensis,the terminal ends of Pteridium aquilinum, leaves of Tephrosia vogelii, of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of ngemba-ndundu sp ; apply the product on the whole body 2 times per day. (friction)
H(014) dermatosis (nkulu), pound together Aloe congolensis with Commelina africana, leaves of Solanum micranthum and of Carica papaya. apply the product on the whole body 2 times per day. (friction). It is recommended to use both drinkable and applicable remedies to the body to better treat this disease.
H(027) frequent abortions , delivery of stillborn (lufwadikisi), pound and macerated in H2O leaves of ferns (Pteridium aquilinum), of Myrianthus arboreus, of Cola acuminata, d’Imperata cylindrica (leaves fraîches) and Cymbopogon densiflorus. take a total bath 3 days of suite when the moon appears.
H(082) asthma, boil together the following plants: Desmodium velutinum, Schwenkia americana (roots), Caloncoba welwitschii (leaves and fruits), Pteridium aquilinum (leaves) and Trema orientalis (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
H(082) asthma, boil together roots and leaves of Schwenkia americana, leaves and fruits of Caloncoba welwitschii, Desmodium lasiocarpum, leaves of ferns (Pteridium aquilinum) and of Trema orientalis.To filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 2 times per day.
H(178) heart disease, pound together with white clay, stems of ferns (Pteridium aquilinum), leaves of Solanum aethiopicum, pounded and boiled seeds of Vigna subterranea, onion and a little salt. Separate the mixture into two unequal parts : the smallest is soaked in some water, pressed and filtered to be taken , VO. with egg;The other hot portion is placed on the sheet of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii or of Aframomum alboviolaceum then placed on the heart together with strains of Melinis minutiflora. Take care of binding with a cloth this hot mixture around the chest at heart level. This medication is applied 1 time per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nteko, matekwa tekwa, nkungambwa (Kikongo)
Pterocarpus angolensis DC.
Official name : Pterocarpus angolensis DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(016), H(018), H(033), H(101), H(124), H(187)
Recipes : H(016) painful and swollen breasts, H(016) mastitis (nsansi), pound together the following plants : red Hibiscus acetosella, Momordica charantia, leafy stems of Costus phyllocephalus; add the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis; mix well, press, to filter and drink 3 times per day. Take one part of the solution, mix with Aframomum melegueta (fruits), and rub breasts, 3 times per day
H(018) headache, pound whole plants below : Clerodendrum formicarum, Ocimum minimum. Mix with of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis and of oil des crude palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis). rub the forehead and neck, 2 times per day. Warning : One can also apply the prescribed medication against the headache but It is recommended of seek the origin of headache
H(018) headache (yata), to pound the mixing of the following plants :Clerodendrum formicarum, Desmodium lasiocarpum, Schwenkia americana and Ocimum minimum; add the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis of crude palm oil. Rub the forehead and neck, 2 times per day. Warning : One can also VO. the prescribed medication against the H(018) headaches
H(033) female infertility, decoction of the mixing of ngemba-ndundu sp., Croton mubango (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots and spines), Oryza sativa (green waste of unhulled rice), heart of banana tree sliced, young leaves of Hymenocardia acida; Filter and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day. After 6 days, Take the content of the egg and mix the white clay and the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. VO. this mixture once.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, boil together leaves of Barteria nigritiana var fistulosa, leaves and the barks of Tapinanthus poggei, the plants of Momordica charantia and of Brillantaisia patula, leaves of Quisqualis hensii and of Gossypium barbadense. Sift the bouillon and add the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis; VO. 1/3 of glass 3 times per day
H(101) abundant and prolonged menstrual bleeding, crush and macerate in palm wine the mixing of Manotes expansa, Abrus precatorius, stamens corn, Aframomum melegueta, Gossypium barbadense (seeds), termitière and red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis; to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(124) pouring of blood from the nose and the mouth followed of sudden death (nkosi kibota), pound together the following plants : Dichaetanthera africana, Ottelia ulvifolia, young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Manotes expansa, leaves of Cajanus cajan, red seeds of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), leaves or stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Renealmia africana and barks of Croton mubango. macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, press, filter and add of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(187) continuous crying baby for lack of lark making the child incapable of sucking (ngandaka), pound together red seeds of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea ), with seeds of Garcinia kola and of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. rub the scalp or the whole head, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nkoso (Kikongo)
Pterocarpus tinctorius Welw.
Official name : Pterocarpus tinctorius Welw.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(016), H(026), H(101)
Recipes : H(016) swollen and painful breasts, pound together the following plants : trunk of Costus ocephalus, Hibiscus acetosella forme rouge and Abrus precatorius; press, filter and then mix coated with with product of Pterocarpus tinctorius. Drink 1 tablespoon, 3 times per day. Take one part of the product mix with the seeds of Aframomum melegueta. Rub the body with the dough, 3 times per day.
H(026) polymenorrhea or H(101) abundant and prolonged menstrual bleeding, pound together the following plants : Manotes expansa (syn. M. pruinosa), Abrus precatorius, stamens corn, Aframomum melegueta, seeds of Olax gambecola (or Scorodophloeus zenkeri), earth termite mound and red powder of Pterocarpus tinctorius; to dilute the mixture in palm wine and macerate and then filter. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : n’kula (Kikongo)
Quisqualis hensii (Engl. & Diels) Exell
Official name : Quisqualis hensii (Engl. & Diels) Exell
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(082), H(101), H(103), H(104), H(087), H(108), H(124), H(201)
Recipes : H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), pound together and decoction of the plants below : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots) and Pentadiplandra brazzeana (roots). Do an enema with the sieved liquid product, 1/3 glass of bambou, 1 time per day. N.B : One can also take these remedies in the case of diseases of the womb or interrupt the flow of breast milk..
H(082) asthma (nsuenga-ntulu), boil together the following plants: leaves of Bridelia ferruginea, barks of Quisqualis hensii, leaves and barks of trunk of Erythrina abyssinica, leaves of Hymenocardia acida and of Dacryodes edulis, and stems of Cyperus articulatus.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(082) asthma, boil together the following plants: seeds of onion, juice of Citrus sinensis, leaves of Sapium cornutum and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, roots of Quisqualis hensii, Aframomum melegueta and traditional salt to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(082) asthma, boiling in water the mixture of Quisqualis hensii (young leaves), rays hive, leaves of Capsicum frutescens and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon; of Abrus precatorius and of fungus growing on dead wood; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, boil together leaves of Barteria nigritiana var fistulosa, leaves and the barks of Tapinanthus poggei, the plants of Momordica charantia and of Brillantaisia patula, leaves of Quisqualis hensii and of Gossypium barbadense. Sift the broth and add the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis; VO. 1/3 of glass 3 times per day
H(103) tooth decay with H(103) gingivitis, H(104), H(087), H(108, 2) sinusitis (ngulunga- mbaki), boil all the plants below : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana (roots), Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots), Quisqualis hensii (roots), Pentaclethra macrophylla (barks of trunk); put the sifted liquid in the mouth during a few minutes and then spit. Do this operation 3 times per day. N.B : Do not swallow the beverage.
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(201) inoffensive madness, decoction of the mixture of Elaeis guineensis (roots), of Oryza sativa (roots), of Tetrorchidium didymostemon (roots), of Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), of Quisqualis hensii (spines) and of Rhipsalis baccifera (spines).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nsumbala (Kikongo)
Raphia textilis Welw.
Official name : Raphia textilis Welw.
Family : Arecaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruption (mfueta),H(013) skin rash accompanied ofH(014) itching (nkulu = mpese) pian, pound together the following plants : Acanthospermum hispidum (leaves), mfueta sp. (leaves), Mitracarpus hirtus, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Arachis hypogaea (leafy stems), Raphia textilis (inflorescences), Pseudospondias microcarpa (barks of trunk), Tephrosia vogelii (seeds), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (seeds) and Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves). Separate into three piles : Decoction of the first pile, filter and put in a bottle tightly closed with cap. To roast le 2nd pile in a pan, finely ground and store in a bottle. Mix le 3rd pile with le juice of 10 lemons and rub the whole body 2 times per day. When the body is dry, rub with the powder obtained with the 2nd pile, 2 times per day. And proceed for 3 consecutive days. Then VO. the filtrate from 1er pile, 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mawusu (Kikongo)
Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Official name : Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(016), H(056), H(068), H(099), H(171), H(201)
Recipes : H(016) swollen and painful breasts (n’sansi), boil all the plants below: Momordica charantia, ngemba-ndundu sp., Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), green waste of Musa paradisiaca and Conyza sumatrensis.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(056) microfilariae, boil together the following plants: ngemba-ndundu sp., Conyza sumatrensis, Momordica charantia, Morinda lucida (leaves), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), Pentaclethra macrophylla, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots) and les déchets des bananes unripees.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day
H(068) hookworm, decoction of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria with leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum and roots of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha.To filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day.
H(099) epilepsy, pound and macerated in H2O stems of Costus phyllocephalus and roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria. Filter and Take un bain corporel total 1 time per day In the evening.Prohibited food : anything that flies as birds ; goat, monkey; river fish, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), pound whole plants below : Polygala acicularis (leaves), Mondia whitei (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots); to rest 4 days in palm wine or of sugarcane.To filter and drink ¼ of glass, 3 times per day.
H(139) sexual weakness : non-erection of the penis, pound whole plants ci After : Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), Garcinia huillensis (roots), Macaranga monandra (roots), Millettia versicolor (roots). To stand overnight in the wine of sugarcane for three days.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(171) diabetes, decoction of barks or roots of Bridelia ferruginea, roots d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, leaves of Morinda lucida, Allium sativum, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Morinda morindoides, roots Vitex madiensis and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Millettia laurentii, Lippia multiflora, large and small Ocimum gratissimum and Malaka sp. Filter and let cool, add a bit of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; to filter and drink 1/3 glass 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tuber of cassava, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, beverages, fish, palm oil, lemons. One can eat : toast, yams, taro, liquid milk, vegetables, lots of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), Solanum macrocarpon and Solanum torvum
H(201) madness or H(201) dementia, pound together and decoction leaves of Hymenocardia acida, of Cola acuminata, of Dacryodes edulis, of Citrullus lanatus, of Capsicum frutescens, of Lippia multiflora and of Trema orientalis; roots of Brillantaisia patula, of barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria and fruits of Aframomum melegueta and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon filtrate mixed with one egg and white clay, 2 times per day.
H(201) madness, H(201) dementia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks of trunk), Garcinia kola (seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Newbouldia laevis (barks of trunk), fruits of Capsicum frutescens and of Aframomum melegueta; Polygala acicularis (leaves), of successive days , seeds of Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana and Mondia whitei. Filter, let it cool and mix with barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter the next day and drink ½ table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness (all stages considered), pound and decoction of the following plants : Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Cola acuminata (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Cucumeropsis mannii (leaves), Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Brillantaisia patula (roots), Trema orientalis (leaves), Rauvolfia vomitoria (barks) and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon supplemented with one egg and white clay, 2 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound together the following plants; Commelina africana, Manotes expansa, Brillantaisia patula (leaves and roots), Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves of tomato), Mondia whitei (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria. heat and remove from the heat before boiling, press and filter then drink ½ glass the morning and at noon. Whenever the patient feels worse we need to apply the medication nasal and eye.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound whole plants below : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks), Garcinia kola (barks and seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Newbouldia laevis (barks), Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana, Aframomum melegueta, Polygala acicularis (leaves), successive days and Mondia whitei. decoction of the mixture, filter. After cooling, add barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter on the following days and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kilungu (Kikongo)
Renealmia africana (K.Schum.) Benth.
Official name : Renealmia africana (K.Schum.) Benth.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(034), H(091), H(113), H(124), H(201)
Recipes : H(034), H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations the person eats but can not get enough (n’gewu), pound together leaves or barks of Erythrina abyssinica, Renealmia africana, 3 internodes of sugarcane, Costus lucanusianus (leaves) and rape Ananas comosus. Press, filter and put in a bottle, add 1 spoonful of sugar and exposing the solution in the sun for 3 days ; Drink ½ glass, 1 time per day.
H(091) to gain weight (grow), pound and macerated in le juice of sugarcane the mixing of the following plants : Cymbopogon densiflorus, Renealmia africana, Polygala acicularis (leaves), Manotes expansa; Filter, put in a bottle and Exposure to sunlight 2 consecutive days. then drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning this remedy causes much appetite. The patient may also take the medication with of sweet raw cassava or of Hymenocardia acida prescrite contre le yellowing of the hair, of la flaking of the scalp and du swelling of the legs (mvimbu).
H(091) emaciation: pour grow (vimbu), pound the plants below : Cymbopogon densiflorus, Renealmia africana, Polygala acicularis (leaves), Manotes expansa. macerated in le juice of sugarcane, filter and bottling, expose it to the sun during 2 days and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning This medication can give of appetite
H(113) rheumatism, decoction of the following plants : roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, Anchomanes difformis and Renealmia africana.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass filtrate, 2 times per day
H(124) pouring of blood from the nose and the mouth followed of sudden death (nkosi kibota), pound together the following plants : Dichaetanthera africana, Ottelia ulvifolia, young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Manotes expansa, leaves of Cajanus cajan, red seeds of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), leaves or stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Renealmia africana and barks of Croton mubango. macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, press, filter and add of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(124) epistaxis (poured of blood in the nose and mouth accompanied often a sudden death) (nkosikibota), decoction of the following plants : Renealmia africana, termite of savannah, Hibiscus acetosella green form and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon, once at night
H(201) madness, H(201) dementia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks of trunk), Garcinia kola (seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Newbouldia laevis (barks of trunk), fruits of Capsicum frutescens and of Aframomum melegueta; Polygala acicularis (leaves), of successive days , seeds of Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana and Mondia whitei. Filter, let it cool and mix with barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter the next day and drink ½ table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness (stade of dangerous madness, (run, dance and laughs), pound and decoction the mixing of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Renealmia africana, Lippia multiflora, Ficus thonningii (leaves), Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, Costus phyllocephalus (stems), Costus lucanusianus (stems).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness (Stage where the patient does not support noise and cries. He complains of heat and of 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) joyful inoffensive madness, pound together and decoction of leaves of Cajanus cajan, of Ficus thonningii, of Renealmia africana, of Lippia multiflora, Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, Costus phyllocephalus (stems) and Costus lucanusianus (stems).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. .
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound whole plants below : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks), Garcinia kola (barks and seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Newbouldia laevis (barks), Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana, Aframomum melegueta, Polygala acicularis (leaves), successive days and Mondia whitei. decoction of the mixture, filter. After cooling, add barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter on the following days and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
H(201 ) vision of the spirits followed to overturning and of death. After stiffening (ngimbi), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula, (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Clerodendrum splendens, Costus lucanusianus or Costus phyllocephalus (leaves) and Renealmia africana; macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, filter and add white clay ; VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass filtrate 3 times per day.
H(201) vision of the spirits, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of plants below : souches of Costus phyllocephalus and of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Renealmia africana and leaves of Brillantaisia patula. Filter and mix with of white clay and VO. 1/3 glass, 2 times per day
H(201) dangerous madness, pound together and decoction of the plants below : leaves of Cajanus cajan, Renealmia africana, Lippia multiflora, leaves of Ficus thonningii, Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and stems of Costus afer or C. lucanusianus; to filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day
H(201) vision of the spirits followed to overturning and of death. After stiffening (ngimbi), pound together the following plants : souches of Costus phyllocephalus and of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Renealmia africana and Brillantaisia patula (leaves); macerated in H2O, filter and add white clay; VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass filtrate 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : susa (Kikongo)
Rhipsalis baccifera (J.S.Muell.) Stearn
Official name : Rhipsalis baccifera (J.S.Muell.) Stearn
Family : Cactaceae
Symptoms : H(027), H(068), H(104), H(124), H(130x), H(169), H(187), H(201)
Recipes : 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, spines of Rhipsalis baccifera and of Quisqualis hensii, to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), boil together leaves of Vitex madiensis, Morinda lucida, d’Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia, of Vernonia amygdalina, leaves and spines of Rhipsalis baccifera and of Desmodium velutinum; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(104) stomach pain = gastritis (lukutu), decoction of the mixing of plants below : Schwenkia americana, Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Trema orientalis (leaves), Croton mubango (barks), Eleusine indica, Rhipsalis baccifera (spines) and Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves and roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 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(169) hernia, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), roots of Carica papaya, Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), Rhipsalis baccifera (spines), Mondia whitei, Schwenkia americana (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(170) ascites (kiungu)), boil together roots of Xylopia aethiopica with those of Mondia whitei; to filter and drink ¼ of glass, 3 times per day.
H(169) hernia, boil together the mixing of plants below : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Clerodendrum uncinatum (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), papaya(roots of Carica papaya), Rhipsalis baccifera (épices), Mondia whitei (roots) and Schwenkia americana (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(187) blocking testicles in the belly may causela H(139) sexual weakness in adults (nsunda), boil together the following plants: Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), male papaya (roots of (Carica papaya), Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), Mondia whitei, Schwenkia americana (roots) and Rhipsalis baccifera (spines).To filter and drink 1 glass, once at night.
H(201) inoffensive madness, decoction of the mixture of Elaeis guineensis (roots), of Oryza sativa (roots), of Tetrorchidium didymostemon (roots), of Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), of Quisqualis hensii (spines) and of Rhipsalis baccifera (spines).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kisadi (Kikongo)
Saccharum officinarum L.
Official name : Saccharum officinarum L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(034), H(091), H(113)
Recipes : H(034), H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations (katuti), pound together the following plants : rape ananas (Ananas comosus), barks of Mangifera indica, seeds of Capsicum frutescens and of Monodora angolensis; young leaves of Hymenocardia acida and Saccharum officinarum; press, filter and Exposure to sunlight for three days. VO. Then one table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(034) intercostal pain or thoracic (lubansi), boil together the following plants: Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves and roots), Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves), Saccharum officinarum (pounded sugarcane), and Tephrosia vogelii. take a total bath with this mixture rubbing whole body, 2 times per day.
H(113) joint pain (kintolula), decoction in the juice of Saccharum officinarum the mixing of young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, barks of Hallea stipulosa, stems of Costus phyllocephalus, oil palmiste, Lippia multiflora, crude palm nutss; Filter, add a bit of salt; VO. 1 table spoon 3 times per day. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with teeth, oil, egg, mushroom on dead wood.
H(113) rheumatisms, boil together the following plants: Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), Saccharum officinarum (entre neouds of sugarcane), Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Imperata cylindrica (roots), Schwenkia americana (roots), Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : munse (Kikongo)
Samanea leptophylla (Harms) Brenan & Brummitt
Official name : Samanea leptophylla (Harms) Brenan & Brummitt
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) blennorrhoea, decoction of the following plants : Elaeis guineensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots), male papaya (roots of Carica papaya ) Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Cissus aralioides, fruits of lemons, kikwa ki mpata sp., Boerhavia diffusa (rhizomes), Securidaca longipedunculata , Tapinanthus poggei, Samanea leptophylla (barks or roots); to filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nsiesi gata (Kikongo)
Sansevieria bracteata Baker
Official name : Sansevieria bracteata Baker
Family : Dracaenaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism, pound then decoction in palm wine or of sugarcane the mixing of the following plants : leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum, roots of Heinsia crinita, of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; leaves of Milicia excelsa and of Ocimum gratissimum ; fruits of Aframomum melegueta and leaves of Sansevieria bracteata. press, filter with a white cloth, add a bit of ancestral salt and rub members 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : lunyokanyoka, kula nyoka (Kikongo)
Sansevieria guineensis (L.) Willd.
Official name : Sansevieria guineensis (L.) Willd.
Family : Dracaenaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatisms (ngala matisi), pound together the following plants : Aframomum alboviolaceum (leaves and stems), Heinsia crinita (roots), Securidaca longipedunculata , Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Milicia excelsa (leaves), Ocimum grattissimum (leaves), Chenopodium ambrosioïdes and Sansevieria guineensis (leaves). decoction of the mixture in palm wine or vin of sugarcane, press and filter, then mix with traditional salt and rub sick members 2 times per day. Prohibited food : meat of pork, leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Sapium cornutum Pax
Official name : Sapium cornutum Pax
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(018), H(033), H(037), H(051), H(082), H(100), H(201)
Recipes : H(002) lack of breast milk during lactation, crush and macerate in palm wine the plants below : Garcinia huillensis, Sapium cornutum, Vitex madiensis, Annona senegalensis, Erythrococca atrovirens var flacida (leaves and roots). Rub breasts with le mélange.
H(018), H(051) difference of temperature in the body accompanied by headache (wumba), decoction with plenty of water, the mixing of leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, of Sapium cornutum, of Lippia multiflora, of Pentaclethra eetveldeana, of Hymenocardia acida, of l’Ocimum gratissimum, of Annona senegalensis, of Bridelia ferruginea, of Millettia eetveldeana and of Mangifera indica, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Steganotaenia araliacea. apply steam bath. Once cooled bath filter a portion and do an enema at the rate of one drink per day. With the other part of the still warm mixture, wash the whole body, 2 times per day and do an enema It is recommended not to repeat of the steam bath because of dehydration.
H(033) female infertility, difficulty in conceiving (Kisita), decoction of the mixing of barks of Milicia excelsa, of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa and of Sapium cornutum, of stems of Costus phyllocephalus, of roots of banana tree, red or green Hibiscus acetosella.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day the first day of menstruation.
H(037) cough, to roast in the pan the mixing of plants below : leaves of Dacryodes edulis, edible mushroom on wood, leaves of Sapium cornutum, Lippia multiflora, leaves of Aframomum alboviolaceum and Ageratum conyzoides. finely ground with fruits of Capsicum fructescens. eat ½ teaspoonful of powder, 2 times per day.
H(037) tuberculosis, decoction in oil peanut added to some water, leaves of Myrianthus arboreus, of Mucuna pruriens, Gossypium barbadense, Cucurbita maxima (pumpkin), of Helichrysum mechowianum, of Sapium cornutum and of the plant of Momordica charantia; to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : beverages (all including coca).
H(037) T.B.C. (mafulu), decoction in peanut oil and with some water the mixing of the following plants : young leaves of Myrianthus arboreus, leaves of Mucuna pruriens, of Gossypium barbadense, of Cucurbita maxima, of Helichrysum mechowianum, of Momordica charantia and Sapium cornutum (leaves and barks).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : (all including coca).
H(082) asthma, boil together the following plants: seeds of onion, juice of Citrus sinensis, leaves of Sapium cornutum and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, roots of Quisqualis hensii, Aframomum melegueta and traditional salt to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(082) asthma, boil together the following plants: seeds of onion, juice of Citrus sinensis, leaves of Sapium cornutum and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, roots of Quisqualis hensii, Aframomum melegueta and traditional salt to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(100) blennorrhoea (sopisi), boil together the following plants: roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, of Heinsia crinita, of Morinda lucida and of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, of roots of Kikwa ki mpata sp, of barks or roots of Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... and of Hallea stipulosa; to filter and drink ½ glass filtrate 3 times per day. Prohibited food : take beverages including milk during the entire period of treatment.
H(100) blennorrhoea, boil together the following plants: roots of male papaya (Carica papaya), of Garcinia huillensis, of Sapium cornutum, of Vitex madiensis, of Annona senegalensis, of Morinda lucida, of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum, of barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa and of Gardenia ternifolia (ou roots), of rhizomes of Kikwa ki mpata sp.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day
H(201) madness, boil together the following plants: Allium cepa (onions, seeds), Curcuma longa (rhizome), Sapium cornutum (leaves), Sesamum radiatum (leaves); Costus lucanusianus (roots).To filter and drink 1/2 of glass, 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : ntiti (Kikongo)
Schwenckia americana L.
Official name : Schwenckia americana L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(027), H(031), H(082), H(091), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(137), H(139), H(169), H(170), H(171), H(201)
Recipes : H(018) headache at the level of scalp, pound and mix with the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis and oil des noix palme crues, les plantes ciAfter Clerodendrum formicarum, Desmodium velutinum, Schwenkia americana and Ocimum minimum. rub the forehead and neck 2 times per day. One can also utiliser la médication prescrite pour les headache en général.
H(027) frequent abortions (lufwadikisi), boil together the following plants: Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (leaves), Helichrysum mechowianum (roots), Schwenkia americana. Filter and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day.
H(027) danger of abortion, pound and macerate roots of Schwenkia americana in palm wine; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(027) danger of abortion, boil together les plantes pounded below : Annona senegalensis (roots), Schwenkia americana, Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Eleusine indica, Canna indica (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day.
H(031) pain thoracic (lubansi), pound together with powder guns, le traditional salt of crude palm oil , the plants below : Schwenkia americana, Annona senegalensis (leaves), Dichrostachys cinerea. rub le thorax 2 times per day.
H(082) asthma, boil together the following plants: Desmodium velutinum, Schwenkia americana (roots), Caloncoba welwitschii (leaves and fruits), Pteridium aquilinum (leaves) and Trema orientalis (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day
H(091) slump of the baby After sexual intercourse of unclean parents and which causes mortality (kesa), to pound the mixing of Schwenkia americana, of Desmodium velutinum, of Mimosa pudica, of Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves of tomatos). Put some of the mixture under the armpits of one of the spouses. Then prepare meals with the rest of the mixturea and eat (parents and child).
H(104) stomach pain = gastritis (lukutu), decoction of the mixing of plants below : Schwenkia americana, Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Trema orientalis (leaves), Croton mubango (barks), Eleusine indica, Rhipsalis baccifera (spines) and Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves and roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(104) colique After l’delivery (kiyangi), pound and macerated in H2O roots of Schwenkia americana; Well press and filter (peut aussi se decoction)., Do the enema 1 glass 1 time per day.
H(109) sciatica, decoction of the following plants : Imperata cylindrica (roots), Schwenkia americana, Momordica charantia, Bidens pilosa, Ocimum gratissimum, Malaka sp., and Hallea stipulosa.To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(113) rheumatisms, to roast in the pan the mixing of plants below :Chamaesyce hirta (leaves), Schwenkia americana (leaves), Clerodendrum formicarum, Desmodium velutinum, of lizard skin. finely ground with traditional salt. Make incisions (tattoos) on the sick places and applying by friction the powder 1 time per day.
H(113) rheumatisms, decoction of the following plants : Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), internodes of sugarcane, Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Imperata cylindrica (roots), Schwenkia americana (roots), Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
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(137) atrocious pains in the arm or leg with swelling (Ngulu-maniuka) edema, to pound the mixing of the following plants : Schwenkia americana, heart of Hymenocardia acida, node of Eleusine indica. rub members 2 times per day.
H(139) sexual weakness in man non-erection of the penis (mbadi), boil together the following plants: Gardenia ternifolia...subsp. jovis_tonatis... var... (roots), Heinsia crinita (roots), Schwenkia americana, Mondia whitei, Croton mubango (barks), Elaeis guineensis (roots), Mitrgyna stipulosa (barks), Dichrostachys cinerea (roots), Dorstenia psilurus, Garcinia huillensis (roots), Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots); 3 spoonfuls of café poudre and 3 spoonfuls of tea en dry leaves.To filter and drink ½ glass , 2 times per day.
H(169) hernia, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Dacryodes edulis (roots), roots of Carica papaya, Clerodendrum uncinatum (leaves), Rhipsalis baccifera (spines), Mondia whitei, Schwenkia americana (roots).To filter and drink ½ glass, 3 times per day.
H(170) ascites, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : Fwa di mvumbi sp. (leaves), Polygala acicularis, Desmodium velutinum, Schwenkia americana, Dissotis brazzae and Gossypium barbadense (roots). press and add white clay. Drink 1 table spoon, 2 times per day. Warning: If there is a strong diarrhea, Take the medication prescribed for rehydration. The patient can not take the prescribed medication against the diseases of the pancreas
H(171) diabetes, decoction of the following plants : Costus phyllocephalus (leaves), Malaka sp. (leaves), Ocimum minimum, Schwenkia americana, Cymbopogon densiflorus (leaves), Scorodophloeus zenkeri (barks of trunk), Cola acuminata (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tubers and leaves of manioc, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, alcoholic beverages and soft, meat fat and of fish, palm oil. One can eat : toasts, forest yams, taros, liquid milk, vegetables (much of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), S. macrocarpon and S. aethiopicum (shum).
H(201) vision of the spirits causing the fall to the ground and the sudden dead of the person (ngimbi), maceration overnight the mixing of Millettia drastica (leaves), Millettia versicolor (leaves), Schwenkia americana, Desmodium velutinum and Cola acuminata (seeds). take a total bath 2 times per day. Prohibited : to the market, go to a bereavement, see a corpse,eat leaves of Gnetum africanum, of manioc, of Salacia pynaerti; meat of pork, goats, hens and fruits of Aframomum alboviolaceum
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : tumpa di nkombo (Kikongo)
Scleria achtenii De Wild.
Official name : Scleria achtenii De Wild.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(018), H(050), H(113)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruptions starting with the members (kiungu) and followed with flaking of the scalp, pound together the following plants : Allium cepa (leaves), Anchomanes difformis, Craterispermum schweinfurthii (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Scleria achtenii and Melinis minutiflora; decoction of the mixture and filter, rectal bath and rub the whole body.
H(014) chronic mange with H(014) itch (yamba di nzazi), grill the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Gossypium barbandense (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia and Momordica charantia (barks) and Ficus lutea (barks); finely ground to obtain a powder. Then pound together the plants of Brillantaisia patula, Dissotis brazzaei, Manihot esculenta (leaves), Mimosa pigra or Mimosa pellita var pellita, Scleria achtenii and Nymphaea lotus; press, filter and add to the resulting liquid the powder of the first mixture . apply this pasty mixture all over the body 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(050) belly bloat with hardness accompanied of jaundice (mbudi), pound together and macerated in H2O barks of Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia and of Fuetete sp., Melinis minutiflora, and seeds of Monodora angolensis. Rub the whole body 2 times per day for 6 consecutive days. Warning : After you apply this medication, It is recommended of taking , medication below: decoction of the mixing of barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa, of Kilendila sp., of Xylopia aethiopica and Scleria achtenii. Mix with palm wine and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : oil of macerated palm nuts, fruits, onions, Solanum macrocarpon, Solanum aethiopicum, leaves of Gnetum africanum as vegetables, pumpkin and maïs.
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(113) joint pain (kintolula), decoction in the juice of Saccharum officinarum the mixing of young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, barks of Hallea stipulosa, stems of Costus phyllocephalus, oil palmiste, Lippia multiflora, crude palm nutss; Filter, add a bit of salt; VO. 1 table spoon 3 times per day. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with teeth, oil, egg, mushroom on dead wood.
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(201) dementia, H(201) madness, pound whole plants : Scleria achtenii, Aframomum melegueta; press to collect a liquid solution. Put a few drops (1-2) in each nostril.
H(201) dangerous madness, boil together Scleria achtenii, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and le sable of rivière ; Filter with a white cloth and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : welekese (Kikongo)
Sclerosperma mannii H.Wendl.
Official name : Sclerosperma mannii H.Wendl.
Family : Arecaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(018)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruptions withH(014) itchings = Pian (nkulu = mpese), pound together and mix with the juice des régimes unripes of Sclerosperma mannii the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), earth termite mounds, Commelina africana, Mondia whitei, Nymphaea lotus and Clerodendrum formicarum ; macerate, press and add white clay, VO. 1 table spoon 3 times per day.
H(013) skin eruptions with desquamation starting with members before invading the whole body (nkulu = mpese), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula (leaves), termitière, Commelina africana, Mondia whitei, Nymphaea lotus and Clerodendrum formicarum. Mix with le liquide of la pulpe pilée des noix of Sclerosperma mannii; macerate, press and add white clay. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(014) acute dermatitis, skin eruption with desquamation andH(014) itching (nkulu, mpese), pound the plants below together : leaves of Brillantaisia patula, termitière des termites non comestibles, Commelina africana, Mondia whitei, Nymphaea lotus and Clerodendrum formicarum; Mix with le juice of la pulpe des noix of Sclerosperma mannii; dilute in water, press, filter and add white clay. VO. 1 table spoon 3 times per day
H(018) migraine, pound and macerated in the juice of Canarium schweinfurthii the following plants : leaves of Sclerosperma mannii, Conyza sumatrensis, young manioc leaves, leaves of Nymphaea lotus and Commelina africana; press and filter. Wash the face 2 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of close your eyes and do not swallow the aqueous solution
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : mabondo, magangu (Kikongo)
Scorodophloeus zenkeri Harms
Official name : Scorodophloeus zenkeri Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(034), H(068), H(091), H(094), H(101), H(155), H(171)
Recipes : H(026) polymenorrhea or H(101) abundant and prolonged menstrual bleeding, pound together the following plants : Manotes expansa (syn. M. pruinosa), Abrus precatorius, stamens corn, Aframomum melegueta, seeds of Olax gambecola (or Scorodophloeus zenkeri), earth termite mound and red powder of Pterocarpus tinctorius; to dilute the mixture in palm wine and macerate and then filter. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day
H(034), H(091) pronounced emaciation with heart palpitations : this disease can lead to madness or to epilepsy (ngongo), boil together barks of Garcinia kola or of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii or of Mondia whitei, barks of Caloncoba welwitschii, roots and spines ofDichrostachys cinerea and 6 leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena.To filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning :the patient will be very hungry and his stools are pasty
H(068) hookworm (nioka-nkawu), to roast in the pan the mixing of the following plants : Aframomum melegueta, Pseudospondias micorcarpa (roots) or leaves of Dichrostachys cinerea, Piper nigrum, seeds of Scorodophloeus zenkeri or of Olax gambecola, Cymbopogon densiflorus and Cyperus articulatus. Well crush in the form of powder and eat ½ teaspoonful, 3 times per day (VO.).
H(091) excès d’amaigrissement, decoction of the mixing of the following plants : barks of Garcinia kola or of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, Mondia whitei, barks of Caloncoba welwitschii, roots and spines ofDichrostachys cinerea and 6 leaves of Cogniauxia podolaena.To filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning : this remedy causes much appetite and les selles du malade sont pâteuses.
H(094) hemorrhoids, cut and boiled the barks of trunk of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, to put all product in a bottle without filter. Drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. After 6 days, pounding the seeds of Aframomum melegueta with Chamaesyce hirta, make pellets to introduce into the anus, 2 times per day.
H(155) tonsillitis(ngulunga zi laka), to roast the mixing of plants below : Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Dichrostachys cinerea (leaves), Piper nigrum (seeds), Scorodophloeus zenkeri or Olax gambecola (seeds), Cymbopogon densiflorus and Cyperus articulatus. Well crush in powder and eat ½ teaspoonful of cette poudre, 3 times per day.
H(171) diabetes, decoction of the following plants : Costus phyllocephalus (leaves), Malaka sp. (leaves), Ocimum minimum, Schwenkia americana, Cymbopogon densiflorus (leaves), Scorodophloeus zenkeri (barks of trunk), Cola acuminata (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tubers and leaves of manioc, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, alcoholic beverages and soft, meat fat and of fish, palm oil. One can eat : toasts, forest yams, taros, liquid milk, vegetables (much of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), S. macrocarpon and S. aethiopicum (shum)
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kiwaya (Kikongo)
Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name : Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(026), H(037), H(038), H(068), H(100), H(103), H(109), H(113), H(130x), H(169), H(179), H(187), H(189)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruptions starting with members with flaking of the scalp (kiungu)), pound together seeds of Monodora angolensis, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of Securidaca longipedunculata ; leaves or barks of Croton mubango and seeds of Piper nigrum. The powder is taken in small quantities , VO. 3 times per day. Prohibited food : oil, pimento, egg,