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Reference : VB 14

Author(s) : Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title : Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Reference VB 14 has information about 81 plants :
Abrus precatorius L. subsp. africanus Verdc.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L. subsp. africanus Verdc.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Glycine abrus L.
Symptoms : V(050)
Recipes : Vb(050), VO., 1 bottle / day., 12 seeds Abrus precatorius + bark cooked of Dalbergia nitidula
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : uburunga (?)
Acacia sieberiana var. vermoesenii (De Wild.) Keay & Brenan
Official name : Acacia sieberiana var. vermoesenii (De Wild.) Keay & Brenan
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(045), V(030)
Recipes : Vb(004) + Vb(045), pounded leaves Acacia sieberiana, Lagenaria rufa, dried, powder on wounds , RNS.
Vb(030), Aloe lateritia, Acacia sieberana, Cassia singueana pounded leaves + salted ground + H2O, VO., 2 l., 1X
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : ikinyinya (Kinyarwanda), ikigunga (?)
Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Official name : Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), VO., pounded leaves of Jatropha curcas, Ficus thonningii, Allophylus africanus, + H2O, filter + cooked ndagala (littlt fish) + sugger + 4 l. milk, 1 / month
Vb(030), VO., 2 l., maceration leaves
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : umutwetwe (Kinyarwanda)
Aloe lateritia Engl.
Official name : Aloe lateritia Engl.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : Vb(030), Aloe lateritia, Acacia sieberana, Cassia singueana pounded leaves + salted ground + H2O, VO., 2 l., 1X
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : igikakarubamba (Kinyarwanda)
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : V(020), V(027)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, pounded roots, warm compress, + Cassia occidentalis
Vb(020), VO. , liquid from pounded leaves (kashomalenge + humuzangazanga + Manihot esculenta + pounded roots Amaranthus spinosus + green fruit Nicotiana tabacum, + compress of the residue
Vb(027), VO., 1 bottle, pounded plant + urine cow
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : urubolegi (?)
Asparagus africanus Lam.
Official name : Asparagus africanus Lam.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : V(004), Asparagus africanus, powder from leaves + Balanites aegyptiaca, powder from roots , powders on wounds
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : umushabishabi (Kinyarwanda), umwisabe (Kifuleru)
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vb(004), roots Balanites aegyptiaca , leaves d'Asparagus africanus, powder on wounds
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : umugirigiri (Kirundi)
Basella alba L.
Official name : Basella alba L.
Family : Basellaceae
Synonyms : Basella rubra L.
Symptoms : V(030), V(035)
Recipes : Vb(030), VO., 4 l., maceration of leaves, cooked, filter
Vb(035), VO., big quantity, cooked leaves in H2O
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : indarama (Kinyarwanda)
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : V(004), pounded leaves on wounds
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : inyabarasanya (Kinyarwanda)
Biophytum petersianum Klotzch
Official name : Biophytum petersianum Klotzch
Family : Oxalidaceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(041)
Recipes : Vb(001), powder froom dry Biophytum in eyes
Vb(041), whole plants Hygrophila auriculata, Biophytum petersianum, fumigation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : tinyabakwe (?)
Cannabis sativa L.
Official name : Cannabis sativa L.
Family : Cannabaceae
Symptoms : V(035)
Recipes : Vb(035), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : urumogi (Kinyarwanda)
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : V(001), leaves, juice + rancid butter , eye instillation, painful treatment
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : urusenda (Kinyarwanda), ipiripiri (Kirundi)
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, pounded roots, warm compress, + Amaranthus spinosus
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : umwicanzoka (Kinyarwanda)
Cassia singueana Delile
Official name : Cassia singueana Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna singueana (Delile) Lock , Cassia goratensis Fresen.
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : Vb(030), Aloe lateritia, Acacia sieberana, Cassia singueana pounded leaves +salted ground + H2O, VO. , 2 l., 1X
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : uruhogo (Kinyarwanda)
Celosia schweinfurthiana Schinz
Official name : Celosia schweinfurthiana Schinz
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) , VO., maceration leaves fiter, 1 bottle, 1 X
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : kandalyamusha (?)
Celosia trigyna L.
Official name : Celosia trigyna L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : V(005)
Recipes : Vb(005), VO., 1 glass, maceration air part of the plant
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : umucungwe (Kiyarwanda)
Chenopodium opulifolium Schrad. ex W.D.J. Koch & Ziz.
Official name : Chenopodium opulifolium Schrad. ex W.D.J. Koch & Ziz.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : Vb(020) snake, VO., 1 glass maceration leaves
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : umugombe (Kinyarwanda) rukambura (?)
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : V(008), V(124)
Recipes : Vb(008) diar. + Vb(124),VO., 1 glass, pounded tubercle + H2O, filter
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : runya (Kinyarwanda), kayuzi (?)
Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Official name : Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008), VO., 1botlle , maceration, leaves, to filter, Clausena anisata, Clerodendrum myrico‹des , Vernonia amygdalina
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : umuno (Kinyarwanda)
Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Official name : Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(039), V(045), V(113)
Recipes : Vb(008), VO., 1botlle , maceration, leaves, to filter, Clausena anisata, Clerodendrum myrico‹des , Vernonia amygdalina
Vb(039), enema or VO.,1bottle, cooked leaves H2O, filter
Vb(113) + Vb(045) + pulp fruit Lagenaria rufa in scarifications in inflammated joints + enema maceration leaves Clerodendrum myrico‹des
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : umukuzanyana (Kinyarwanda), ikuraza (?)