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Reference : HK 79

Author(s) : Kimpouni, V., M-Y Lenga-Sacadura, J. C. Mamboueni, E. N.Mikoko
Title : Phytodiversite et Pharmacopée Traditionnelle de la communauté Kaamba de Madingou (Bouenza - Congo) European Scientific Journal, Vol.14, No.3, January 2018 edition URL:http://dx.doi.org/10.19044/esj.2018.v14n3p191
Reference HK 79 has information about 75 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 8) cough, leaves of Abrus precatorius, to chew, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : ngéngélé kuma
Abrus sp.
Official name : Abrus sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 1) cough, leaves of "nguenga" = Abrus sp.,Abrus sp., contusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : nguenga
Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Official name : Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104,1) abdominal wash, whole plant of Acanthospermum hispidum , contusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : madiata, mangombé
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008, 11) dysentery, leaves of Adansonia digitata in trituration in decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : nkondo
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094, 1) hemorrhoids, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, contusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : nungu zinzo
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 18) bronchitis, trituration of leaves of Ageratum conyzoides, RNS, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : lukaya lua koki
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103, 2) tooth decay, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : mubunzi
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(046)
Recipes : H(046, 22) varicella, bulb of Allium sativum, contusion / filtered, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : ail (French)
Ananas sativus Lindl.
Official name : Ananas sativus Lindl.
Family : Bromeliaceae
Synonyms : Ananas comosus (L.) Merr.
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082, 8) asthma, decoction of leaves of Ananas comosus, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : fubu
Annona muricata L.
Official name : Annona muricata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 18) cough, leaves of Persea americana, decoction , VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : corossol
Annona senegalensis var. arenaria Sillans
Official name : Annona senegalensis var. arenaria Sillans
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(124)
Recipes : H(091, 7) anemia, H(124, 7) haemorrhage, leaves, bark of Annona senegalensis var. arenaria, decoction, pound, VO., local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : lolo nséké
Arachis hypogaea L.
Official name : Arachis hypogaea L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(104), H(107)
Recipes : H(051, 8 paludism, H(107, 8) typhoid, H(104, 8) stomach ache, seeds of Arachis hypogaea raw eaten
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : nguba
Aspilia kotschyi (Sch.Bip.) Oliv.
Official name : Aspilia kotschyi (Sch.Bip.) Oliv.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018, 2) cephalalgia, crushing leaves of Aspilia kotschyi, nasal route
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : mudjodi
Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J.C. Wendl.
Official name : Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J.C. Wendl.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151, 8) blood pressure, young shoot of Bambusa vulgaris in decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : bambou
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(031)
Recipes : H(031, 6) intercostal pain, leaves of Bidens pilosa, trituration, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : nkongui nza ngoulou
Boerhavia diffusa L.
Official name : Boerhavia diffusa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 18) bronchitis, tuberous root of Boerhavia diffusa, pounded, RNS., VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : nsolokoto
Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Official name : Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026, 14) painful periods, barks of Bridelia ferruginea, decoction, sitz bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : kihala
Brillantaisia patula T. Anderson
Official name : Brillantaisia patula T. Anderson
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082, 8) asthma, leaves of Brillantaisia patula, trituration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : lembalemba
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139, 6) sexual asthenia, roots of Carica papaya, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : papayer male
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(051), H(051x)
Recipes : H(051, 5) paludism, H(051, 5) yellow fever, leaves, roots of Senna occidentalis (synonym of Cassia occidentalis), decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : kinkadimina