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Reference : HS 02

Author(s) : Sillans, R.
Title : République centrafricaine (1953). From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Reference HS 02 has information about 48 plants :
Acacia sp.
Official name : Acacia sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), leaves Acacia sp., barks twigs, stems, trunc Ochtocosmus africanus, leaves Dicranolepis laciniata, Polyalthia aubrevillei, green fruits whitout barks Coelocaryon preussii, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Adenia venenata Forssk.
Official name : Adenia venenata Forssk.
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), decoction (H2O) of leaves, friction, stimulant and fortifying
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(045), H(111)
Recipes : H(045), H(111), leaves in local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Albizia gummifera (J.F.Gmel.) C.A.Sm.
Official name : Albizia gummifera (J.F.Gmel.) C.A.Sm.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(196)
Recipes : H(196), barks of stem, twig, trunk of Albizia gummifera, to scrape, juice, friction, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Albizia zygia (DC.) J.F. Macbr.
Official name : Albizia zygia (DC.) J.F. Macbr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), barks stem, branch, trunk, scraped, pounded + salt, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(001), H(013)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, pounded leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, juice, eye instillation
H(013) pediculosis, leaves of Alchornea., friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Alstonia congensis Engl.
Official name : Alstonia congensis Engl.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Alstonia gilletii De Wild.
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055), decoction of roots of Alstonia congensis, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) pediculose, roots of Annona senegalensis, to carbonize, to dilute in palm oil, friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(022), H(101), H(116), H(139)
Recipes : H(004), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anonidium mannii , scraped, local application
H(022, 2), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anonidium., decoction (H2O)
H(022), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anonidium., decoction (H2O) + Polyalthia aubrevillei, Premna sp.
H(139), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anonidium., decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(069)+ H(101), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anonidium., decoction (H2O) VO., in vagina
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anders.
Official name : Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anders.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014), whole plant of Asystasia gangetica, friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Burkea africana Hook.
Official name : Burkea africana Hook.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) cephalalgy, decoction of leaves of Burkea africana, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : République Centre Africaine
Vernacular name : not registered
Carapa procera DC.
Official name : Carapa procera DC.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(139)
Recipes : H(006), seeds of Carapa procera , VO.
H(139), barks stem, branch, trunk of Carapa., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia absus L.
Official name : Cassia absus L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Chamaecrista absus (L.) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(131)
Recipes : H(131), leaves of Cassia absus, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(005)
Recipes : H(005), leaves of Cassia occidentalis, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Bombacaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) tonic, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ceiba pentandra , to pound, maceration (H2O), to wash
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : H(034), H(038)
Recipes : H(034), H(038), stems without leaves of Cissus quadrangularis, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
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(014)
Recipes : H(014) psoriasis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Crossopteryx febrifuga , decoction (H2O), bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Cyperus articulatus L.
Official name : Cyperus articulatus L.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), rhizom of Cyperus articulatus, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), barks stem, branch, trunk of, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Eriosema psoraleoides (Lam.) G. Don
Official name : Eriosema psoraleoides (Lam.) G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Eriosema cajanoides (Guill. et Perr.) Hook. f.
Symptoms : H(022), H(068)
Recipes : H(022), leaves of Eriosema psoraleoide, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), leaves of Eriosema., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered