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Reference : HN 51

Author(s) : Nnanga Nga , E., C. Kidik Pouka, P. C. Ngo Boumsong, S. D. Dibong, E. Mpondo Mpondo
Title : Inventaire et caractérisation des plantes médicinales utilisées en thérapeutique dans le département de la Sanaga Maritime: Ndom, Ngambe et Pouma (Cameroun) Journal of Applied Biosciences 106:10333 –10352 (2016)
Reference HN 51 has information about 97 plants :
Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench
Official name : Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(171y)
Recipes : H(171y) hyperglycemia, fruit of Abelmoschus esculentus, crush, macerate and sift, VO. 1 glass morning and evening and measure blood sugar
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Acanthus montanus (Nees) T. Anderson
Official name : Acanthus montanus (Nees) T. Anderson
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(191y)
Recipes : H(104) gastralgia, leaves of Acanthus montanus + Dacryodes edulis , to pound and macerate in 2 l H2O and palm wine. VO. 1 glass morning and evening until the pain disappears
H(191y) hypervolaemia, leaf decoction, 1/2 -1 glass / day and measure the tension
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Official name : Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Spilanthes mauritiana (A. Rich. ex Pers.) DC. , Spilanthes filicaulis (Schumach. & Thonn.) C.D.Adams
Symptoms : H(103), H(127)
Recipes : H(103) tooth decay, leaves of Acmella caulirhiza + Aframomum melegueta, crush + 9 grains of ndong (Piper guineense) add a few drops of alcohol, put on the tooth for 15 minutes and observe the reaction for 2 days
H(127) splenomegaly, leaves of Vernonia stellulifera + Oldenlandia lancifolia + Aframomum melegueta + Acmella caulirhiza , to pound and make an infusion, enema, 1 syringe and a half / day for 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(113), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(018) cephalalgia + H(051) fever + H(113) body aches, H(051) fever, bark of Adansonia digitata + Piptadeniastrum africanum + Entandrophragma cylindricum + Entandrophragma utile, 1 /4 glass (child), 1/2 (adults) morning and evening during 5 days
H(104) gastralgia, bark of Adansonia digitata + Aframomum melegueta + Cylicodiscus gabunensis + Anthocleista vogelii, scrape bark, crush with 9 grains of ndong (Piper guineense) and heat, decoction, consume at will
H(201) purification, spasms, bark, decoction, enema, 1 syringe in the evening before bed
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Aframomum exscapum (Sims) Hepper
Official name : Aframomum exscapum (Sims) Hepper
Family : Zngiberaceae
Symptoms : H(027w), H(100), H(129), H(181)
Recipes : H(027w) infantile umbilical pain seeds of Aframomum exscapum. macerate and sift, enema 1 syringe / day for 3 days
H(100) chlamydia, bark of Anthocleista vogelii + Aframomum exscapum, decoction, enema 1syringe / day for 9 days
H(129) anusitis, seeds of Aframomum exscapum + Tetrapleura tetraptera + Zingiber officinalis + Cleome ciliata, crush and mix in 1/2 glass of water, VO. 1 glass morning and evening indefinite period
H(129) anusitis, fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera + Aframomum exscapum, crush on a clean stone, introduce a piece of dough after each stool
H(181) umbilical pain, leaves and stems of Cleome ciliata + Aframomum exscapum, pound with 1 quarter of mbongo (black wild pepper), sift and leave macerate, enema 1 small syringe / day for 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(103), H(127), H(180), H(197)
Recipes : H(008) amoebic dysentery, H(037) bronchitis, H(127) splenomegaly, leaves of Dissotis rotundifolia + Diodia scandens + Desmodium adscendens + Costus afer + Tetracera sp.+ Aframomum melegueta ; For dysentery, wash and crush, arrange on 9 fingers and eat morning, midday for 1-3 days; For bronchitis crush with salt and eat at will until the pain disappears; For splenomegaly crush and macerate , enema 2 syringes / day every 2 days repeat 3 times
H(103) tooth decay, leaves of Acmella caulirhiza + Aframomum melegueta, crush + 9 grains of ndong (Piper guineense) add a few drops of alcohol, put on the tooth for 15 minutes and observe the reaction for 2 days
H(127) splenomegaly, leaves of Vernonia stellulifera + Oldenlandia lancifolia + Aframomum melegueta + Acmella caulirhiza , to pound and make an infusion, enema, 1 syringe and a half / day for 3 days
H(180) appendicitis, leaves + Allium cepa var. aggregatum + Cola nitida + Aframomum melegueta, mastication, eat at will for 1 day
H(197) depressed fontanelle, leaves of Cyathula prostrata + Aframomum melegueta crush with 9 grains of ndong (Piper guineense). Place at the level of the upper palate every 2 days until stop of the tongue traction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(008), H(014), H(018), H(046), H(051), H(091), H(104), H(108), H(113)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, leaves of Emilia coccinea + Ageratum conyzoides + Citrus medica, friction, 1 drop / eye for 2 days
H(004) wounds, leaves of Chromolaena odorata + Allium sativum + Alchornea cordifolia + Ageratum conyzoides, friction, place on the wound until bleeding stops
H(004) recent wounds, leaves + Ageratum conyzoides, maceration, local application
H(008) amoebic dysentery, H(104) gastralgia leaves + Ageratum conyzoides de Scoparia dulcis, friction + RNS., VO. 1 glass morning, midday, evening, 1 glass / day single shot
H(014) panaris, leaves of Chromolaena odorata + Allium sativum + Alchornea cordifolia + Ageratum conyzoides, crush, spread around the affected area
H(091) anemia, decoction, leaves of Eremomastax speciosa + Ageratum conyzoides + Vernonia stellulifera , VO. 1glass morning and evening during 1 month
H(108) sinusitis, leaves + Ageratum conyzoides + Emilia coccinea, expression and make a funnel, instillation of 3 drops morning noon and evening for 7 days (lying down)
H(018) cephalalgia + H(051) fever + H(113) body aches, H(046) varicella, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides + Solanum torvum, expression, VO.1 glass morning and evening
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(008), H(091), H(097x)
Recipes : H(008) amoebic dysentery, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia + Eremomastax spesiosa, mastication, 1-2 leaves single shot
H(091) anemia, macerations leaves, VO. 1 glass morning, midday, evening
H(097x) vaginal infection, leaves, friction and wrap and introduce in the vagina at bedtime for 1 week
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Allium cepa L.
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(091), H(169), H(178)
Recipes : H(037) cough, decoction, bulb of Allium cepa + sugar, VO. morning and evening during 5 days. Purge for 3 days
H(091) delay child motor development, maceration of the bulb, Purge for 3 days, Incise members and apply if Purge failure - - H(169) umbilical hernia, Crush and make a decoction of the bulb
H(178) heart palpitations, leaves of Platycerium stemaria + Allium cepa , burn and get an ash; apply on the chest for 45 minutes
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Allium cepa var. aggregatum G. Don
Official name : Allium cepa var. aggregatum G. Don
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(180)
Recipes : H(180) appendicitis, leaves + Allium cepa var. aggregatum + Cola nitida + Aframomum melegueta, mastication, eat at will for 1 day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(014), H(033), H(051), H(078)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves of Chromolaena odorata + Allium sativum + Alchornea cordifolia + Ageratum conyzoides, friction, place on the wound until bleeding stops
H(014) panaris, leaves of Chromolaena odorata + Allium sativum + Alchornea cordifolia + Ageratum conyzoides, crush, spread around the affected area
H(051) fever, leaves of Hibiscus sabdariffa + Allium sativum , maceration d'hibiscus+ garlic, crushed in 1 l H2O, VO. 1 l for 3 days for 3 weeks
H(078) fibroma, leaves, seeds de Carica papaya + Allium sativum, + Zea mays + Citrus medica + Citrus lemon, to dry, crush and make an infusion, VO. 1 glass 3-5 times / days+ enema 1 syringe / days, every 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Official name : Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Synonyms : Aloe vulgaris Lam.
Symptoms : H(057)
Recipes : H(057) goitre , season to taste the leaves of Aloe vera with juice of Citrus limon , VO, at will until inflammation is reduced
H(109) low back pain, pound the leaves of Aloe vera with small peppers of Capsicum frutescens and make a decoction, enema 2 syringes/ day, every 2 days repeat 3 times
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Alstonia boonei De Wild
Official name : Alstonia boonei De Wild
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(037), H(051), H(113)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves of Cymbopogon citratus + Citrus medica + Alstonia boonei, decoction, VO. 1/2 glass morning and evening during 4 days
H(051) fever, decoction,/ maceration of bark of Alstonia boonei, VO. 1 - 2 teaspoon of sap / dayfor 3 days
H(018) cephalalgia + H(051) fever + H(113) body aches of Alstonia boonei + Cylicodiscus gabunensis de Guibourtia tessmannii + Citrus medica, to pound and macerate for 12 hours, VO. 1 glass morning and evening for 3 days at 1week
H(051) fever, barks of Hallea stipulosa + Alstonia boone i+ Psidium guajava + Annona muricata + Carica papaya, crush and make a decoction, VO. 1 glass morning, midday, evening until healing
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Annickia chlorantha (Oliv.) Setten & Maas
Official name : Annickia chlorantha (Oliv.) Setten & Maas
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(157)
Recipes : H(157) infant convulsion, barks of Erythrophleum ivorense + Annickia chlorantha + Cylicodiscus gabunensis, dry, scrape and get a powder; to pound and macerate in the sun, wash the child twice a day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Annona muricata L.
Official name : Annona muricata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(051), H(078), H(086), H(098), H(171y)
Recipes : H(001) sore eyes, crush et macerate bark of Annona muricata , 2 drops / eye for 2 days
H(051) fever, leaves of Annona muricata + Psidium guajava + Carica papaya, decoction, in 1,5 l H2O, VO morning, midday, evening until the end of decocation
H(051) fever, barks of Hallea stipulosa + Alstonia boone i+ Psidium guajava + Annona muricata + Carica papaya, crush and make a decoction, VO. 1 glass morning, midday, evening until healing
H(078) cancer, H(086) goitre, roots of Annona muricata + Mangifera indica, decoction,, VO 1 glass morning and evening for 21 days for cancer and 3 days for goiter
H(098) insomnia, infusion d'bark, VO. 1 glass / day
H(171y) hyperglycemia, decoction, barks of Annona muricata + Dacryodes edulis + Citrus medica, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Anthocleista vogelii Planch.
Official name : Anthocleista vogelii Planch.
Family : Gentianaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(100)
Recipes : H(008) amoebic dysentery, bark of Tectona grandis + Anthocleista vogelii + Mangifera indica + Guibourtia tessmannii, maceration, VO. 1 glass morning and evening for 5-6 days
H(100) chlamydia, bark of Anthocleista vogelii + Aframomum exscapum, decoction, enema 1 syringe / day for 9 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Antrocaryon micraster A.Chev. & Guillaumin
Official name : Antrocaryon micraster A.Chev. & Guillaumin
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(051)
Recipes : H(033) sterility, bark of Antrocaryon micraster + Pycnanthus angolensis, pound, crush and make a decoction, enema de 2 syringes / day every 2 days repeat 3 times and keep the rest
H(051) fever, bark of Antrocaryon micraster + Zingiber officinale, pound, crush and make a decoction,. Expression from Costus afer, add Citrus medica (10 lemons for 5 l), VO. 1glass warm, morning and evening for 1 week
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Barteria fistulosa Mast.
Official name : Barteria fistulosa Mast.
Family : Passifloraceae
Synonyms : Barteria nigritana subsp. fistulosa (Mast.) Sleumer
Symptoms : H(127)
Recipes : H(127) splenomegaly, Barteria fistulosa sap, mix with palm kernel oil, 1 teaspoon / day for 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(008), H(109)
Recipes : H(008) amoebic dysentery, fruit of Elaeis guineensis + Capsicum frutescens, grinding and maceration with salt, 1 glass morning and evening for 1 week
H(097z) nappy rash, maceration leaves and fruits of Capsicum frutescens, enema 1 syringe per day for 2-3 days
H(109) low back pain, pound the leaves of Aloe vera with small peppers of Capsicum frutescens and make a decoction, enema 2 syringes/ day, every 2 days repeat 3 times
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Carica papaya (var. solo)
Official name : Carica papaya (var. solo)
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fever, fruit, seeds of Carica papaya (var. solo), crush the fruit, crush the seeds and mix, VO.all the potion a day during 5 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors