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Reference : HR 55

Author(s) : Rakotoarivelo, N. H., F. Rakotoarivony, A. V. Ramarosandratana, V. H. Jeannoda, A. R. Kuhlman, A. Randrianasolo, R. W. Bussmann
Title : Medicinal plants used to treat the most frequent diseases encountered in Ambalabe rural community, Eastern Madagascar Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:68 (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0050-2
Reference HR 55 has information about 80 plants :
Aerangis hyaloides (Rchb. f.) Schltr.
Official name : Aerangis hyaloides (Rchb. f.) Schltr.
Family : Orchidaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, heat and press the leaves of Aerangis hyaloides, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : tsiakondroakondro (Betsimisaraka)
Aeschynomene sensitiva Sw.
Official name : Aeschynomene sensitiva Sw.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 5) paludism, decoction of leaves of Aeschynomene sensitiva, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : fanombo tintina (Betsimisaraka)
Aframomum sanguineum (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Official name : Aframomum sanguineum (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Synonyms : Aframomum hanburyi K. Schum. , Aframomum angustifolium (Sonn.) K. Schum.
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, decoction of fruits of Aframomum angustifolium, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : lingoza (Betsimisaraka)
Annona muricata L.
Official name : Annona muricata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach-ache, decoction of leaves of Annona muricata, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : voatsokina, goronoa (Betsimisaraka)
Aphloia theiformis (Vahl) Benn.
Official name : Aphloia theiformis (Vahl) Benn.
Family : Flacourtiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach-ache, decoction of leaves of Aphloia theiformis, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : fandramanana (Betsimisaraka)
Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.
Official name : Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008, 4) diarrhea, crush leaves of Artocarpus heterophyllus, VO
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : ampalibe (Betsimisaraka)
Breonia decaryana Homolle
Official name : Breonia decaryana Homolle
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) bilharzia, decoction of barks and leaves of Breonia decaryana, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : molompangady (Betsimisaraka)
Canarium sp.
Official name : Canarium sp.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, decoction of barks of Canarium L., VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : ramy (Betsimisaraka)
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach-ache, crush the fruits of Capsicum annuum, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : pilopilo (Betsimisaraka)
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068, 2) bilharzia, decoction of leaves of Senna alata, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : 4 épingles (Betsimisaraka)
Catharanthus roseus (L.) G. Don
Official name : Catharanthus roseus (L.) G. Don
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 7) paludism, decoction of leaves of Catharanthus roseus, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : arivotaombelona (Betsimisaraka)
Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Official name : Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach-ache, decoction of leaves of Centella asiatica, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : talapetraka (Betsimisaraka)
Citrus ×aurantium L.
Official name : Citrus ×aurantium L.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck , Citrus paradisi Macfad
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach-ache, decoction of young leaves of Citrus aurantium, VO
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : voahangy ala (Betsimisaraka)
Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Official name : Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus limonum Risso
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 3) cough, fruit juice of Citrus limon, VO.
H(037) cough, decoction of leaves, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : voahangitsoha (Betsimisaraka)
Citrus reticulata Blanco
Official name : Citrus reticulata Blanco
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) bilharzia, decoction of leaves of Citrus reticulata, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : mandarinina (Betsimisaraka)
Clidemia hirta (L.) D. Don
Official name : Clidemia hirta (L.) D. Don
Family : Melastomataceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008, 4) diarrhea, decoction of leaves of Clidemia hirta, VO.
H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves, inhalation, VO.
H(104) stomach-ache, decoction of roots, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : sompatra (Betsimisaraka)
Cnestis polyphylla Lam.
Official name : Cnestis polyphylla Lam.
Family : Connaraceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, decoction of stems of Cnestis polyphylla, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : sefana (Betsimisaraka)
Cocos nucifera L.
Official name : Cocos nucifera L.
Family : Arecaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, infusion of leaves of Cocos nucifera, VO.
H(104) stomach-ache, decoction of leaves, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : coco (Betsimisaraka)
Combretum sp.
Official name : Combretum sp.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach-ache, decoction of leaves of Combretum Loefl., VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : vahinaletra (Betsimisaraka)
Curcuma longa L.
Official name : Curcuma longa L.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104, 2) stomach-ache, decoction of tuber of Curcuma longa, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : tamotamo (Betsimisaraka)