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Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.

86 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 02
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, K. Dramane, J. A. Elewude, S. O. Fadoju, Z.O. Gbile, E. Goudote, C.L. A. Johnson, A. Keita, O. Morakinyo, J. A. O. Ojewole, A. O. Olatunjia, E. A. Sofowora
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Western Nigeria. CSTR-OUA, 420 p., (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(098)
Recipes : H(098), leaves of Alstonia boonei of Icacina trichantha of Vitex doniana of Alchornea cordifolia of Newbouldia laevis of Milicia excelsa, decoction, bath
H(098), leaves of Baphia nitida of Alstonia boonei of Icacina trichantha of Vitex doniana of Alchornea cordifolia, of Newbouldia laevis of Chlorophora excelsa, decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 03
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) drepanocytosis, stems with leaves of Ocimum basilicum, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Cymbopogon citratus, seeds of Elaeis guineensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : kamala (Fon, Goun), avovlo (Gèn)
Reference HA 05
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(037), H(094), H(103)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(094), leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Psidium guajava of Chenopodium ambrosioides, decoction (H2O), bath of back
H(103) decayed tooths, affections of the mouth, leaves of Erigeron floribundus of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), mouth wash
H(103) decayed tooths, affections of the mouth, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), mouth wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mubundzila (Kikongo), ibondzigui (Bongili), moumbounzi (Doondo), mouboubnougnou (Téké)
Reference HA 07
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K. Taffame
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(014), H(037), H(038), H(075), H(103), H(104), H(108), H(158)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), local application
H(004) wound, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction, local application
H(014) nettle rash, pounded leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), to wash
H(014) dermatosis pounded leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, to pound , decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(037) bronchitis, pounded leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038) femal, genital infection, pounded leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), in vagina
H(038) femal, genital hygienne, stem with leaves, decoction, enema
H(075) anorexia, pounded leaves of Alchornea., decoction, VO.
H(103) caries, tooth and mouth ashes, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), mouth wash
H(104, 3) colic, colitis (infectious?), leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, pounded, decoction, VO.
H(108) influenza , leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(155), decoction of leaves of Alchornea., gargle and VO.
H(158) metrorrhagia, leaves of Alchornea., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 10
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title : Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(027y), H(033), H(099), H(104), H(124), H(158)
Recipes : H(027y) + H(124), roots, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction, in vagina
H(033) woman, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Setaria chevalieri, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, diluted, to filter, enema, VO.
H(099) epilepsy, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria , leaves of Tristemma incompletum of Alchornea cordifolia, to pound , juice, drops in nostrils + VO.
H(104) colic, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Baphia nitida of Manihot esculenta, to pound (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(104) colic, enteritis, gastro enteritis , leaves maceration of Alchornea., VO.
H(158), leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Thaumatococcus danielle, to pound, decoction (H2O), vaginal steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 11
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J.J. Floret , S. Guinko, M. Koumaré, A. M. R. Ahyi, J. Raynal
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Mali. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 291 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) veneral disease, ONS Alchornea cordifolia, decoction, VO. + local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 12
Author(s) : Ake Assi, L., J. Abeye, S. Guinko, R. Giguet, X. Bangavou
Title : Contribution à l'identification et au recensement des plantes utilisées dans la médecine traditionnelle et la pharmacopée en République Centrafricaine. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 139 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) colitis, enteritis, gastro-enteritis, leaves of Cola heterophylla of Memecylon polyanthemos of Alchornea cordifolia, barks stem, twig, trunk of Pterocarpus soyauxii, to pound, to dry, powder, VO. + VO. decoction of Pterocarpus soyauxii
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 15
Author(s) : Akendengue, B.
Title : Guinée équatoriale (1992) From PHARMEL 2 ref.: HP 10
Symptoms : H(045), H(137)
Recipes : H(045) antiseptic, H(137) analgesic, roots of Alchornea cordifolia, RNS., gargle, inhalation
Region : West Africa
Country : Equatorial Guinea
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 20
Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020), barks of stem, twig, trunk of Alchornea cordifolia , to chew
H(020), pounded leaves of Alchornea., diluted (H2O), VO.
H(020), latex of Alchornea. , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 21
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, P. Chibon, H. de Vecchy, E. Duboze, J. Eymé, J.- N. Gassita, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, M. Le Bras, I. Mourambou, E. Mve - Mengome, M. - G. Nguéma, J. - B. Ollome, P. Posso, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Gabon. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 294 p., (1984) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) urethra inflammation, young leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, ripe fruit of Capsicum sp., decoction (H2O), hip-bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : mbogo, (Galoa, Nkomi, Orungu, Benga , Mpongwé), nkabi (Fang), dumbundjé (Eshira, Bavarama, Bavungu), mbombosi (Bakota)
Reference HA 29 a
Author(s) : H. Terashima
Title : The Efe Pygmies and the Balese farmers in the Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire, around Andiri village (N 1.55', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(004), H(056)
Recipes : H(004) The soft leaves are used for bandaging the wound of circumcision
H(056) the plant is used for filariasis ; a leaf-decoction is used as a wash. Such a plant as 's bark is also used with this plant for it.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire)
Vernacular name : bunji (Efe)
Reference HA 29 e
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Katala and Mawambo village (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(008), H(092), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), the young leaves of Alchornea cordifolia are pounded and soaked in water, and the decoction is drunk to cure diarrhea (Bumba, Selanbongo).
H(092) The root of Alchornea cordifolia is pounded together with other plants to make arrow poison (Bumba, IFM), but this information is denied by Selanbongo, another Mbutiman of 50's.
H(104) The root is soaked in water and the decoction is drunk to cure stomach disorder (Selanbongo)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : epese (Mbuti)
Reference HA 29 e
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Katala and Mawambo village (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) the root of Alchornea cordifolia is pounded together with other plants to make arrow poison (Bumba), but this information is denied by Selanbongo, another Mbutiman of 50's.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : epese (Mbuti)
Reference HA 29 e
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Katala and Mawambo village (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(201), H(207), H(211)
Recipes : H(201), H(207) the green twig with leaves of Alchornea cordifolia are put around the waist of a hunter as "rianga", ritual medicine for hunting.
H(211) The leaves are dried and smoked as a substitute of tobacco.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : popo (Efe)
Reference HA 38
Author(s) : Ajibesin, K.ola K., Benjamin.E. Ekpo, Danladi N. Bala, Etienne E. Essien, Saburi A. Adesanya
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 387-408, (2008)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) skin disease, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia crushed in H2O, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : mbom (Ibibio)
Reference HA 40
Author(s) : Agyare, C. , A. Asase, M. Lechtenberg, M. Niehues, A. Deters, A. Hensl
Title : An Ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro confirmation of ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants used for wound healing in Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma area, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 125, pp. 393- 403, (2009)
Symptoms : H(004), H(094), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) deep wounds,H(012)) fractures, H(094) haemorrhoids, H(104) stomach ulcer, leaves, stem bark of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction poultice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : Gyama (Asante-Twi)
Reference HA 42
Author(s) : Arkinstall, W.
Title : Medicinal and useful plants collected in the Manianga district of the Republic of Zaïre Revue de recherche scientifique. Spécial Médecine traditionnelle au Zaïre, Volume unique , pp135 - 158 (1979) Presses de l' Institut de Recherche Scientifique
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, ONS. Of Alchornea cordifolia, RNS and dispuria.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name : mbunzi-kibunzi (Kikongo)
Reference HA 47
Author(s) : Abondo, A., F. Mbenkum & D. Thomas
Title : Ethnobotany and the medicinal plants of the Korup rainforest project area, Cameroon in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) tooth aches, chewed and juice of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia retained in mouth
H(137) sores, powdered barks of Alchornea cordifolia and put in sores and infected cuts
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 01
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Guérisseurs et plantes médicinales de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren, Belgique.Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 18, 214 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), leaves, barks stem, twigs, trunk of Alchornea cordifolia, powder, to snuff
H(051), leaves, barks stem, twigs, trunk of Alchornea cordifolia of Strombosia scheffleri, powder, to snuff
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umutwenzi (Kirundi)
Reference HB 03
Author(s) : Bokdam, J. & A.F. Droogers
Title : Contribution à l'étude ethnobotanique des Wagenia de Kisangani, Zaïre. Meded.Landbouwhogeschool, Wageningen (Pays-Bas), 75, 19, 74 p., (1975)
Symptoms : H(004), H(091), H(118)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia softened at the heat of the fire, local application
H(091) child restorative, leaves of Alchornea., in anus
H(118) rhino - pharyngitis, juice of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia , inhalation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(008), H(008), H(020), H(031), H(037), H(100), H(103), H(104), H(116), H(126), H(173)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(008) + H(104) belly pains, H(031) intercostal pains,H(037) respiratory diseases, H(100) veneral disease, H(116) amenorrhoea, ONS. of Alchornea cordifolia, RNS.
H(020) snake, H(126) icterus, H(173) leprosy, roots, RNS.
H(103) tooth diseases, to chew the stems
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : adiéké (Aboure), akuebégo (Ebrie), diangba (Malinke)
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : Bouquet, A.
Title : Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(014), H(022), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(093), H(094), H(099), H(103), H(116), H(126)
Recipes : H(004) wound,H(013) skin ulcer,H(014) dermatosis, juice of young leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, local application
H(022) oxytocic, H(116) to bring on the oestral cycle, ONS of Alchornea. , RNS., VO.
H(037) cough, bronchitis, H(108) bronchitis, influenza, stem without barks, VO.
H(038) uro-genital infection femal, ONS of Alchornea, hip-bath, in vagina
H(051) new born, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Morinda lucida of Chaetocarpus africanus, decoction (H2O), bath
H(093) antidote, leaves of Bertiera loraria of Alchornea cordifolia, to cook, VO.
H(094) young leaves of Alchornea., in rectum
H(099) epilepsy, leaves of Alchornea., pounded, diluted (H2O), to wash
H(103) carie, stem without leaves of Achornea., local application
H(103) carie, stem without leaves of Achornea, decoction (H2O), gargle, mouth wash
H(126), H(135), decoction of leaves of Alchornea., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mbundzila (Laadi), kibundji (Yoombé), tchibundzi (Vili), mubui, mububui (Téhé), mubuji (Laali), mubunu (Yaa), mavunungu, lisala) (Ndasa), obumi (Mbaaba), muvungini, muvunzini (Nzabi), ibundji, ebunjili (Mbosi, Kôyô, Akwa), mabundji (Bomitaba), koko (Songo), ibondji (Bongili), bobondji, mobongui (Bekwil)
Reference HB 30b
Author(s) : Betti, J. L.
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants among the baka pygmies in the Dja biosphere reserve, Cameroon. African Study Monographs, 25 (1) : 1 - 27, March 2004
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, stems barks of Mangifera indica, young leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, steam bath of the mouth
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Dja reserve)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 52
Author(s) : Bhat, R.B., A. A. Adeloye & E.O. Etejere
Title : Some Medicinal Plants of Nigeria Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany, Vol. 6 N° 1 (1985)
Symptoms : H(051), H(137)
Recipes : H(051) fever, bulk of Mangifera indica, leaves of Cymbopogon citratus, barks of Citrus sp. and leaves of Alchornea cordifolia are cooked for 3-4 hours in earthen pots.The decoction is used as a bath and VO. (1/2 cup for children and a full cup for adults
H(137) pain reliever, leaves on hot stones then smeared with palm oil then massage on the affected part of the body
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 56
Author(s) : Betti, J. L., R. Caspa, J. Ambara, R.L. Kourogue
Title : Ethno-Botanical study of plants used for treating malaria in a forest: Savanna margin area, East region, Cameroon Global Journal of Research on Medicinal Plants & Indigenous Medicine, Volume 2, Issue 10, 692-708 (October 2013) http://www.fosas.africa.kyoto-u.ac.jp/img/ProgressReport2012.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Rauvolfia vomitoria warm on fire-friction-squeeze and VO.
H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Rauvolfia vomitoria decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction, vaporation bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Forest-savannah contact zone, Andom village, East region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 6k
Author(s) : Barnish, G. & S.K. Samai
Title : Some medicinal plant recipes of the Mende, Sierra Leone. Medical research council laboratory P.O.Box 81, Bo, Sierra Leone , 96 p., January l992 DVV sponsored, SLADEA PublicationKew 633.88 (10.2)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(001), Nauclea latifolia, Phyllanthus discoideus, Phyllanthus mucllcriaous, Alchornea cordifolia, the juice of any of the mature stems are excellent eye drops
H(014) itch, Nauclea latifolia, Alchornea cordifolia, Mareya micrantha, Gossypium sp., young leaves are tied together and warmed. Then they are squeezed and the juice extract is rubbed aIl over the body.
H(100) gonorrhea, fruit juice of Citrus aurentifolia , leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and Ananas comosus , the first two are pounded together and water added. Lime juice is added, well mixed and filtered. It is warmed in the sun and then botlled. Drunk as frequently as desired to induce urination
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Symptoms : H(001), H(020), H(068), H(104), H(116), H(166)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis,H(037) bronchitis, H(104) stomach disorders, H(000) antispasmodic, leaves of de Alchornea cordifolia,RNS. (Source: SPRA Forécariah).
H(068) vermifuge (splenomegaly). bark of Alchornea cordifolia, boiled and compresses applied (Source: SPRA Forécariah).
H(020) roots for snakebites. (Source: SPRA Forécariah).
H(116) regulates menstruation, ONS., RNS. (region of Beyla).(Source: SPRA Forécariah).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : koyiran, koguiran, koguira, koyira, koyen.(Malinké), tiowoulèn, tiolèn, towlèn.(Kissi), zikoye.(Toma), gargassaki, holenta.(Poular), bolonta.(Soussou), péléna, pléna.(Guerzé)
Reference HD 06
Author(s) : Delaude, C. & J. & H. Breyne
Title : Plantes médicinales et ingrédients magiques du grand marché de Kinshasa. Africa - Tervuren, 17, 93 - 103, (1971)
Symptoms : H(051), H(094), H(103)
Recipes : H(051) strong fever, infusion of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Celosia trigyna of Morinda morindoides of Hymenocardia acida of Costus lucanusianus, enemat + steam bath
H(094), young leaves in suppository to calm the pain
H(103) tooth pain, leaves decoction, mouth wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mbuzi-mbuzi (Kikongo)
Reference HD 06 b
Author(s) : Delaude C.
Title : Les végétaux du Zaïre : Matériel médico-magique des guérisseurs et sources de recherches phytochimiques. Université de Liège. Editions du Centre de Coopération au Développement (CECODE). Imprimerie George Michel S.A., rue de la paix n°6, 4000 Liège, 164 P. (1978)
Symptoms : H(051), H(091), H(103)
Recipes : H(051), very strong fever, infusion of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, Celosia trygina, Costus lucanusianus, Hymenocardia acida, Morinda morindoïdes, enema and steam bath
H(091), infusion of red leaves to strengthen the blood, VO.
H(103), decoction of leaves Alchornea cordifolia, Celosia trygina, Costus lucanusianus, Hymenocardia acida, Morinda morindoïdes, mouth wash, 3X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 15
Author(s) : Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title : Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(046), H(051), H(077), H(094), H(188)
Recipes : H(008), young leaves of Harungana madagascariensis of Alchornea cordifolia, to pound + H2O, to filter, VO., 2 X / day ; childs, 100 ml. ; adults, 200 ml.
H(013, 2) vulva prurit, leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Alchornea cordifolia, to pound, local application
H(018), leaves of Vitex madiensis of Cassytha filiformis of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (1l. H2O), VO. 100 ml., 3 X / day
H(094), leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Alchornea cordifolia of Macaranga spinosa, rhizom of Zingiber officinale, to pound, in the rectum
H(103), barks of Zanthoxylum gilletii of Milicia excelsa of Klainedoxa gabonensis , leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, roots of Elaeis guineensis, decoction (H2O), mouth wash
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HF 08
Author(s) : Frazão-Moreira, A
Title : The symbolic efficacy of medicinal plants:practices, knowledge, and religious beliefs amongst the Nalu healers of Guinea-Bissau Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:24 (2016)
Symptoms : H(027), H(037), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(027) risk of miscarriage, decoction of root of Alchornea cordifolia, drink
H(037) chest ache peel of stems,wash
H(068) intestinal parasite, root boil drink
H(104) stomach ache, macerated leaves, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : n’sum-na (Nalu)
Reference HG 22
Author(s) : Gbolade, A. A.
Title : Inventory of antidiabetic plants in selected districts of Lagos State, Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 121, pp. 135–139, (2009)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, Securidaca longipedunculata, seeds of Bidens pilosa are boiled with H2O. One cup to be taken daily.
H(171) diabetes mellitus, leaves of Abrus precatorius, Alchornea cordifolia and Blighia sapida should be squeezed with H2O until the juice comes out, infusion in H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Lagos State)
Vernacular name : ipa
Reference HG 27
Author(s) : N' guessan, F.H. Tra Bi, M.W. Koné
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique des plantes antipaludiques utilisées en médecine traditionnelle chez les Abbey et Krobou d'Agboville (Côte d'Ivoire). Ethnopharmacologia, n°44, december 2009
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia in decoction, body washed
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 54
Author(s) : N' guessan, F., H. Kouassi Kouadio, D. Ouattara
Title : Plants used to treat anaemia, in traditional medicine, by Abbey and Krobou populations, in the South of Côte-d’Ivoire. Journal of Applied Sciences Research, 6(8): 1291-2197, (2010)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, decoction of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : South of Ivory Coast (
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 60
Author(s) : Göhre, Á., B. Toto-Nienguesse, M. Futuro, C. Neinhuis & T. Lautenschläge
Title : Plants from disturbed savannah vegetation and their usage by Bakongo tribes in Uíge, Northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:42 (2016) DOI 10.1186/s13002-016-0116-9
Symptoms : H(014), H(051), H(103)
Recipes : H(051) fever, crushed leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, dermal
H(014) skin disease (furuncle), fruits, directly consumed, swallowed in whole
H(103) toothache, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia with Psidium guajava and Canarium schweinfurthi, decoction, rinsed in mouth
Region : West Africa
Country : northern Angola
Vernacular name : luunze (Kikongo)
Reference HH 02
Author(s) : Hecketswei
Title : Congo (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, lungs diseases, leaves, stems without leaves of Alchornea cordifilias, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 11
Author(s) : Haxaire Claudie (Pharmacienne)
Title : Phytothérapie et Médecine Familiale chez les Gbaya-Kara (République Centrafricaine) Thèse de doctorat, Université de Paris, Fac. Pharmacie., 320 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(103), H(137)
Recipes : H(103) + H(137) , crushed or ponded leaves to rub the teeth with a partial mixing of Spilanthes acmella , Alchornea cordifolia, Dissotis perkinsiae, Hymenocardia acida
H(103) + H(137), gargle, bark decoction with a partial mixing of Albizia coriaria , Alchornea cordifolia, Berlinia grandifolia, Ekebergia senegalensis, Ficus capensis, Hymenocardia ulmoïdes, Khaya anthotheca, Mangifera indica, Parkia clappertoniana , Pterocarpus lucens, Terminalia laxiflora
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. not transposable
Reference HI 05
Author(s) : Igoli, J.O., O.G. Ogaji, T.A. Tor-Anyiin & N.P. Igoli
Title : Traditional medicine practice amongst the Igede people of Nigeria. Part II. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines (2) pp. 134 - 152 (2005) http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc05016
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) hunting poison, latex of Carica papaya, stem of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction. The arrows are placed in this decoction during 24 h, allowed to dry and then used for hunting
V(092) fishing poison, stems barks and fruits of Parkia biglobosa, stems barks of Alchornea cordifolia.Theses plants are trown into dammed streams
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : upia (Igede)
Reference HI 09
Author(s) : Idu, M., Umweni, A. A., Odaro, T. and Ojelede L.
Title : Ethnobotanical Plants Used for Oral Healthcare Among the Esan Tribe of Edo State, Nigeria. Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 548-63, 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/iduoralh.htm
Symptoms : H(103), H(103x)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, H(103x) teeth cleaning, twig, root of Alchornea cordifolia, chewed
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Edo State)
Vernacular name : akowo, uwanwe (Esan)
Reference HI 10
Author(s) : Idu, M., B. C. Ndukwu
Title : Studies of Plants Used in Ethnomedicine in Ethiope Concil Area of Delta State, Nigeria Research Journal of Botany 1 (1) : 30 -43 (2006) http://scialert.net/qredirect.php?doi=rjb.2006.30.43&linkid=pdf
Symptoms : H(188)
Recipes : H(188) to reawaken an unconscious person. The leaf of Alchornea cordifolia is grounded and used to rub the body of an unconscious person to waken him up. The perceived stinging property of the leaf is believed to accomplish this waking up
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Area of Delta State)
Vernacular name : osokpo (local dialect)
Reference HJ 08
Author(s) : Jiofack, T., l. Ayissi, C. Fokunang, N. Guedje and V. Kemeuze
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of the upper Nyong valley forest in Cameroon African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(4). pp. 144-150, April, 2009 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(051), H(091), H(103), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery,H(014) dermatitis, H(051) paludism, H(091) anaemia, H(103) toothache, H(201) panacea of witchcraft , leaves, young shoot, stem of Alchornea cordifolia, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 02
Author(s) : Keita, S.M., J.T. Arnason, B.R. Baum, R.Marles, F. Camara, & A.K. Traore
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique traditionnelle de quelques plantes médicinales anthelmintiques de la République de Guinée. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 9, n° 2, 119 - 134, (1995)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves of Alchornea cordifolia , decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Republic of)
Vernacular name : koyïran (Manika), gargasaki (Pular), bölönta (Soso)
Reference HK 04
Author(s) : Koechlin, J.
Title : Quelques usages de plantes spontanées de la région de Brazzaville. Bull. Inst. Etudes centrafricaines, n° 2, 103 - 109, (1951) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, decoction of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 12
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 384 - 444 , 543 - 599, (1964)
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) colics, inner part of young stems of Alchornea cordifolia, VO.
H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) colics, decoction of stems of Alchornea, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : ngimii, gimii (Peul)
Reference HK 22
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & A. Bouquet
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques de la Côte-d'Ivoire - Haute-Volta.Mission d'étude de la pharmacopée indigène en A.O.F. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 300 p., (1950)
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(037), H(099), H(100), H(104), H(118), H(166), H(173)
Recipes : H(001) conjonctivitis, leaves decoction of Alchornea cordifolia, to wash the eyes
H(099) calming and H(166) antispasmodic, H(018) cephalgy, H(037) cough, bronchitis, H(118) angina, H(104 abdominal pain leaves decoction of Alchornea cordifolia, VO.
H(100) blennorrrage, roots decoction of Alchornea, VO. (induce a diarrhoea)
H(173), ONS of Milicia excelsa of Alchornea cordifolia of Annona senegalensis of Microglossa volubilis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : fémé (Tagouana), kotiâ (Diaoula), diéca (Baoule, Agni), yama, adiamba (Ashanti), adiama (Koulango, Abron), bourou (Shien), bourounéï (Bété), po, pro, polo (Guéré, fon (Yacouba), féllémé (Gouro)
Reference HK 24
Author(s) : Kasuku, W., F. Lula, J. Paulus, N. Ngiefu & Dr. Kaluila
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes utilisées pour le traitement du paludisme à Kinshasa (R.D.C.). Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 13, 95 - 102, (1999)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, root of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kimbusila
Reference HK 25
Author(s) : Keita, S. M. & al.
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique traditionnelle de quelques plantes médicinales anthelminthiques de la Haute-Guinée (République de Guinée) Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 13, 49 - 65, (1999)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), tenia, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, triturare, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Republic of)
Vernacular name : köyiran (Manika), gargasaki (Pular), bölönta (Soso)
Reference HK 42
Author(s) : Koné, M. W., K.K. Atindehou, H. Terre, D. Tyraore
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales utilisées en pédiatrie traditionnelle dans la région de Ferkessedougou (Côte - d' Ivoire). BIOTERRE, Rev. Inter. Sci. De la Vie et de la Terre, N° spécial, 2002 httpwww.csrs.chfichiersBioterreKone-Mamidou-tab2.pdf
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) child diarrhoea, leaves decoction of Alchornea cordifolia, VO. 1/2 glass 2 X / Day
H(157) child convulsion, leaves decoction, VO.,1/2 glass + bath in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 51
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Les plantes médicinales, toxiques et magiques des Niominka et des Socé des Iles du Saloum (Sénégal) Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 279 - 334 (1964)
Symptoms : H(015z), H(037), H(091)
Recipes : H(037) cough, hoarseness, young stems of Alchornea cordifolia, without leaves and bark, VO.
H(037) + H(015z) cough with blood, maceration of leaves, VO..
H(091) restorative, fortifying, decoction of leaves, VO. + bath during 1 week .(receipts Socé)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Saloun island)
Vernacular name : ira (Socé)
Reference HK 55
Author(s) : Koni Muluwa, J., K. Bostoen
Title : Noms et usages des plantes utiles chez les Nsong. Göteborg Africana Informal Series - N° 6 , 71p., (2008) Department of Oriental and African Languages. University of Gothenburg (ISSN 1404-8523) http://www.sprak.gu.se/digitalAssets/1316/1316264_noms-et-usages-des-plantes.pdf
Symptoms : H(037), H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, leaves decoction of Alchornea cordifolia
H(037) cough, chew the inner part of the stems
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable
Reference HK 58
Author(s) : Kayode, J. & G.M. Kayode
Title : Ethnomedicinal Survey of Botanicals Used in Treating Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Ekiti State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 44-55, (2008) http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/ekiti.htm
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves, stem bark, fruits, roots of Alchornea cordifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ipa
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title : Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(027), H(033), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(077), H(091), H(094), H(103), H(109), H(170), H(179), H(184x)
Recipes : H(006) laxatif and H(006) purgatif, decoction of fresh leaves of Alchornea cordifolia , VO. 1 glass 3 times per day
H(008) diarrhoea , juice of 4 à 5 fruits of Alchornea cordifolia, VO. adult : ½ glass 3 times per day., VO. child : ½ glass 3 times per day.
H(008) diarrhoea , macerated leaves, VO. 1 glass 3 times per day.
H(008) diarrhoea macerated leaves of Hymenocardia ulmoides of Alchornea cordifolia and Ipomoea involucrata softened, mixed with the juice of expressed stem of Costus lucanusianus, enema
H(027) recurrent abortions, roots decoction of Dewevrea bilabiata, Strychnos samba, Alchornea cordifolia, Oxyanthus unilocularis, Hallea stipulosa and Diospyros gabunensis as cooking liquid for the patient's food
H(027) abortion with bleeding, roots decoction,.VO., or enema
H(027) recurrent abortions, macerated fresh leaves of Dewevrea bilabiata, Strychnos samba, Alchornea cordifolia, Oxyanthus unilocularis, Hallea stipulosa and Diospyros gabunensis bath
H(033) sterility, roots decoction, enema, 1 time per week
H(033) female infertility, decoction of the root of Alchornea floribunda and of Clerodendrum sp. as cooking liquid for the patient's food
H(037) bronchitis with asthma, pressed juice of the leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Leea guineensis, Macaranga sp., Hymenocardia ulmoïdes mixed with juice of stems of Costus lucanusianus , VO. 1 glass several times a day.
H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves , VO. 1 glass per day
H(068) vermifuge , roots decoction, VO.
H(077) vomiting, H(179) pain of kidney and H(170) ascites, roots decoction, VO.
H(091) anemia, decoction of leaves, VO
H(094) piles, decoction of leaves, for bath seat
H(103) caries, decoction of leaves, bain of bouche 2 times daily
H(109) back pain, pounded leaves, local application
H(109) back pain, leaf dried powder moistened with palm oil, enema
H(184x) hydrocephalus, decoction of the root of Hymenocardia ulmoides of Alchornea cordifolia as liquid for cooking and drinking
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bikoro (Itipo, Loondo), City of Ingende, of Gemena, of Karawa, of Bosobolo, of Bumba, Town of Mbandaka, Gemena (Bombakabo, Mbari, Tandala, Modokpa, (Gemena (Gbatikombo, Boyambi))).
Vernacular name : luzungu (Kirega), mbonze mbonze (Libinza), bonze mbozi, mbombonzi (Ngbandi), kokolo (Ngwaka), lobonze (Lokonda), mbonzi mbonzi (Budja), lobonzi mbonzi (Losakani ), mbonze mbonze (Lonkundo), mbuji mbuji (Kiyombe), mbonze mbonze (Lingala), libonzi, mbonzinzi sololo (Ngombe)
Reference HK 61
Author(s) : Kibungu Kembelo A.O.
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales du Bas-Congo et leurs usages (198 p.),(2003) http://www.sie-cameroun.cm/?q=biblio/doc/4825
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(008), H(014), H(038), H(094), H(099), H(111), H(187), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) wounds in the uterus accompanied flow and of pain, pound together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and of Steganotaenia araliacea with roots of Heinsia crinita and young leaves of Annona senegalensis. Apply as a poultice on the uterus from morning till night for 6 consecutive days.
H(006) constipation, boil together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and roots of Garcinia huillensis.To filter and drink ½ glass During le repas of consistance.
H(008) dysentery (Makulu), decoction together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia with leaves, roots and trunk of Polygala acicularis; to filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(014) dermatosis (kind of scabies with pus andH(014) itching (Bilengi), decoction of the mixing of the following plants : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Alchornea cordifolia (leaves), heart of banana tree (or leaves cut into small slices), Albizzia adianthifolia var adianthifolia (leaves), Dichaetanthera africana (leaves and internodes), Trema orientalis (leaves) and Malaka sp. (leaves). Take a full bath, 2 times per day.
H(038) infection of the uterus, to pound the mixing of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and of Steganotaenia araliacea, leaves of tomato or of roots of Millettia drastica or Heinsia crinita or leaves of Maprounea membranacea and of young leaves of Annona senegalensis. Apply to the uterus a poultice of crushed mixture from morning till night for 6 consecutive days.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound together barks of Hallea stipulosa and of Morinda lucida, of Canarium schweinfurthii and of Bridelia ferruginea (tronc), Hibiscus acetosella of green form, adult leaves of Elaeis guineensis, leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Ficus thonningii, of Alchornea cordifolia and of Tetrorchidium didymostemon; Macerating the mixturein the water of the basin, sit on (rectal bath) and then do an enema of 1 bamboo glass, 1 time per day.
H(099) epilepsy, boil in plenty of water the mixing of barks of Spondias mombin, Hibiscus acetosella red and green forms, Alchornea cordifolia (dry leaves), Clerodendrum formicarum, Citrullus lanatus (leaves), Lippia multiflora. Take a filtered bottle and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. take a total bath morning and afternoon and put your feet in the mixture during 10 minutes every time you wash the entire body and this for three consecutive days
H(111) burns (tiya), pound together the following plants : Aloe congolensis, Morinda lucida (leaves), and Alchornea cordifolia (leaves); apply on the burning 2 times per day.
H(187) continuous crying baby (ngandaka), pound together and press the mixing of young manioc leaves and of Alchornea cordifolia and stems of Costus phyllocephalus. Well press and VO. 1 teaspoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness (all stages combined), VO. the sieved bouillon of the mixture of Alchornea cordifolia (leaves), of Ficus thonningii (feuille) and of Brillantaisia patula (roots)at a rate of 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. If the person is suffering, 2 drops of the of the pressed plants in the nose .
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kibunsi, kibunsila (Kikongo)
Reference HK 62
Author(s) : Kayode, J. & M. A. Omotoyinbo
Title : Ethnobotanical Utilisation and Conservation of Chewing Sticks. Plants Species in Ekiti State, Nigeria Research Journal of Botany 4(1) : 1-9, 2009 http://docsdrive.com/pdfs/academicjournals/rjb/2009/1-9.pdf
Symptoms : H(103x), H(004x)
Recipes : H(103x) dental hygiene, chewing a stem of Alchornea cordifolia. Other effects: healing of H(004x) mouth wound, H(103) teeth ache,
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : eesin
Reference HK 70
Author(s) : Komlaga, G., C.Agyare, R. Akosua Dickson, M. L. Kwao Mensah, K. Annan, P.M. Loiseau, P.Champy
Title : Medicinal plants and finished marketed herbal products used in the treatment of malaria in the Ashanti region, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology 172, 333–346, (2015)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, Rauvolfia vomitoria and Lantana camara, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name : ogyama
Reference HK 72
Author(s) : Kpodar, M., S. D. Karou, G. Katawa, K. Anani, H. E. Gbekley, Y. Adjrah, T. Tchacondo, K. Batawila, J. Simpore
Title : An ethnobotanical study of plants used to treat liver diseases in the Maritime region of Togo Journal of Ethnopharmacology 181, 263–273 (2016)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver diseases, fruits decoction of Alchorne acordifolia
Region : West Africa
Country : Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name : avovlo
Reference HL 03
Author(s) : Lubini, A.
Title : Les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle par les Yansi de l'entre Kwilu-Kamtsha (Zaïre). Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23b, 1007 - 1020, (1990)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, decoction of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HL 18
Author(s) : Lebbie, A. R., R. P. Guries
Title : Ethnobotanical value and conservation of sacred groves of the Kpaa Mende in Sierra Leone Economic Botany, 49 (3), pp. 297-308, (1995)
Symptoms : H(004), H(008)
Recipes : H(004) wound, liquid from poultice of the leaves of Alchornea cordifolia is squeezed into a wound .
H(008) diarrhea, while arms are folded at back, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia are taken in the mouth, chewed and the liquid swallowed
H(008) dysentery, a decoction of leaves, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone (Moyamba District)
Vernacular name : njœkoi (Kpaa Mende)
Reference HM 03
Author(s) : Motte, E.
Title : Les plantes chez les pygmées Aka et les Monzombo de la Lobaye (Centrafrique). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), 574 p., (1980)
Symptoms : H(014), H(037), H(051), H(091), H(103)
Recipes : H(014) itch, dermatosis, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Thomandersia hensii, maceration (H2O), to wash
H(014) itch, leaves of Asystasia gangetica of Alchornea cordifolia, RNS
H(051), leaves of Asystasia gangetica of Alchornea cordifolia of Thomandersia hensii of Psidium sp of Aframomum sp., decoction (H2O) , steam bath
H(091) asthenia, leaves of Paullinia pinnata of Thomandersia hensii of Psidium guajava of Alchornea cordifolia of Byrsocarpus viridis, used for friction
H(103) affections of teeths and inner mouth, leaves, barks stem, twig, trunk of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), inhalation, mouth wash
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HM 40
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title : The Ethnomedicine of the Haya people of Bugabo ward, Kagera Region, north western Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:24 (2009) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-24 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/5/1/24
Symptoms : H(027), H(051), H(100), H(100), H(157)
Recipes : H(027) to prevent miscarriage, a decoction made with aerial parts of Crassocephalum vitellinum mixed with the roots of Alchornea cordiflia, Sapium ellipticum, Acanthus pubescens and Emilia javanica is used to prevent miscarriage
H(027) miscarriages in women, H(100) syphilis, the leaves of Sesbania macrantha can also be mixed with those of Zehneria scabra, and the roots of Sapium ellipticum and Alchornea cordifolia, boiled and the decoction taken orally
H(051) paludism and H(157) febrile convulsions, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia Sapium ellipticum, Kigelia africana, Zehneria scabra, Acanthus pubescens, Emilia javanica and Oxygonum sinuatum, are boiled and the decoction taken daily
H(051) paludism, a decoction is made from boiling the leaves of Zehneria scabra combined with the roots of Trichilia emetica, Alchornea cordifolia and Sapium ellipticum, of which one cup is administered three times a day for up to 7 days
H(100) gonnorhea, H(100) syphilis, the roots of Trichilia emetica of Alchonea cordifolia, Sapium ellipticum, Zenheria scabra, Acanthus pubescens, Emilia javanica and Oxygonum sinuatum are boiled and the decoction drunk.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region, Bugabo ward)
Vernacular name : mjururuzi, omujururuzi
Reference HM 62
Author(s) : Makumbelo E. , L. Lukoki, J.J.s.j Paulus & N. Luyindula
Title : Stratégie de valorisation des espèces ressources des produits non ligneux de la savane des environs de Kinshasa: II. Enquête ethnobotanique (aspects médicinaux) TROPICULTURA, 26, 3, 129-134 (2008)
Symptoms : H(037), H(091), H(103)
Recipes : H(037, 5) cough, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction, VO.
H(094, 13) hemorrhoids, leaves or roots , maceration, enema ?
H(091, 8) cut down of blood, leaves , maceration, VO.
H(103, 4) dental caries, leaves, roots, maceration, in the mouth
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mbunzi mbunzi (Lingala)
Reference HN 01
Author(s) : Nyakabwa, M. & W. Dibaluka
Title : Plantes médicinales cultivées dans la zone de Kabondo à Kisangani (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 87 - 99, (1990)
Symptoms : H(004), H(004), H(091), H(109), H(139)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(004) uterus wound after delivery, grinded leaves, local application
H(091) anaemia, leaves infusion of Alchornea cordifolia + lemon juice + sugar, VO.
H(109), decoction of leaves of Alchornea, gargle
H(139) male, sexual asthenia, young leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, stem without leaves of Musa paradisiaca, to pound, infusion, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : ibaka (Mbuuza), libonjibonji (Swahili), bimiji (Turumbu)
Reference HN 36
Author(s) : Nsimundele, L.
Title : Répertoire des plantes médicinales des régions côtieres du Mayumbe et du Bas-Congo,1966-1968. Unpublished notes of Léopold Nsimundele, Bureau chief forester / Inéac Luki, National Institute for Agronomic Study of Congo
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) caries, chewed bark of Alchornea cordifolia
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : kibunsi (Kikongo and Kiyombe)
Reference HO 04
Author(s) : Obute, G. C.
Title : Ethnomedicinal plant resources of South Eastern Nigeria Leaflets Journal on WWW: http://www.siu.edu/~ebl/leaflets/
Symptoms : H(001), H(075)
Recipes : Alchornea cordifolia, wild plant, H(001) leaves are chewed or squeezed and drank to treat eye conditions
H(075) root epidermis is a good bitter.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Southeastern)
Vernacular name : Christmas bush (English)
Reference HO 20
Author(s) : Olowokudejo J. D., A. B. Kadiri, V.A. Travih
Title : An Ethnobotanical Survey of Herbal Markets and Medicinal Plants in Lagos State of Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 851-65. 2008. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/lagos.htm
Symptoms : H(006), H(007), H(037), H(051), H(100), H(103), H(113), H(135), H(200)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(007) diuretic,H(037) cough, H(051) fever, H(100) gonorrhoea, H(103) toothache, H(113) rheumatism, H(200) antimicrobial, leaves, stem-bark, twig.of Alchornea cordifoliai, RNS.
H(135) coated tongue (digestion troubles ?), bark of Costus afer, bark of Khaya grandifoliola, bark of Bridelia, ferruginea, fruit of Alchornea cordifolia, bark of Bridelia micrantha, bark of Pycnanthus angolensis, sulphur, and lime water all poured into a container. One tablespoon of the extract to be taken before breakfast. (Information obtained from herb sellers and traditional medicine practitioners from three popular and largest markets in Lagos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Local markets in Lagos state)
Vernacular name : ipa (Yoruba)
Reference HR 11
Author(s) : Raponda-Walker, A. & R. Sillans
Title : Les Plantes utiles du Gabon. Encyclopédie biologique. Editions Paul Lechevalier, 12 rue de Tournon, Paris VI, 478 p. (1961)
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(055), H(103)
Recipes : H(004) wound, local application of pounded leaves of Alchornea cordifolia
H(008) diarrhoea, maceration of scraped barks of Alchornea., VO.
H(055) vomitive, decoction of leaves of Alchornea., VO.
H(103) tooth aches, decoction of leaves of Alchornea., gargle
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : mbogo (Mpongwè, Galoa, Nkomi, Orungu, Benga), nkabi (Fang), dumbundjéni (Eshira, Bavarama, Bavungu), mumbundjéni (Bapunu, Balumbu), mumbutsi (Ngowé), mbumbundji (Loango), mbondji-mbondji (Bavové), bondji-bondji (Apindji), mbondjé (Mitsogo), mbundjeni (Ivéa), mbundji (Masangu), obunghi, obunyunghu (Mindumu), mumbundjili (Bavili, Baduma), mumbundjini (Banzabi), mbombosi (Bakota), ntambila (Bakèlè)
Reference HS 01
Author(s) : Sandberg, F.
Title : Etude sur les plantes médicinales et toxiques de l'Afrique équatoriale. Cahiers de la Maboké, tome 3, n° 1, 5 - 49, (1965)
Symptoms : H(037), H(103), H(118), H(169)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, lungs disease, H(103) gingivitis, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia,, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(103), H(169), leaves of Alchornea, maceration (H2O), local application
H(118), decoction of leaves of Alchornea., inhalation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HS 02
Author(s) : Sillans, R.
Title : République centrafricaine (1953). From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
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
Reference HS 18
Author(s) : Ssegawa, P., J. M. Kasenene
Title : Medicinal plant diversity and uses in Sango bay area, Southern Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 113, pp. 521 - 540, (2007)
Symptoms : H(013), H(027z), H(046), H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(013, 16) baby skin rashes, decoction of stems of Alchornea cordifolia, bath
H(027z, 16) pregnancy-related illness, H(046) measles, H(051) fever, H(126) jaundice, decoction of stems of Alchornea cordifolia, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : luzibaziba
Reference HS 27
Author(s) : Sangare, D.
Title : Etude de la prise en charge du paludisme par les thérapeutes traditionnels dans les aires de santé de Kendie (Bandiagara) et de Finkolo AC (Sikasso) Thesis presented and defended in public, December 20, 2003, at the Faculty of Medicine of Pharmacy and Odontostomatology at the University of Bamako (Republic of Mali), 115p. http://www.keneya.net/fmpos/theses/2004/pharma/pdf/04P27.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) simple paludism, decoction of leaves of Cordia myxa, Trichilia emetica, and Alchornea cordifolia of equal parts,pendant 4 days, for 7 days (healer in the village of Man)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali Republic (region of Kendie and Finkolo)
Vernacular name : tamada kala, (Bambara)
Reference HS 44
Author(s) : Sequeira, V.
Title : Medicinal plants and conservation in Sao Tome Biodiversity and Conservation 3, 910-926 (1994)
Symptoms : H(006), H(094)
Recipes : H(006) diarrhoea, leaves and roots of Alchomea cordifolia, infusion, VO.
H(094) haemorrhoids, leaves, crush with salt and soot, add water, apply to area
Region : Sao Tome
Country : Sao Tome
Vernacular name : bengue
Reference HT 21
Author(s) : Tra Bi Fézan, H.
Title : Utilisations des plantes, par l'homme, dans les forêts classées du Haut-Sassandra et de Scio, en Côte-d'Ivoire. Thèse de Doctorat, 3ème cycle, Université de Cocody-Abidjan, Faculté des Sciences et Techniques, (1997)
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026), roots of Alchornea cordifolia, leaves of Parquetina nigrescens of Piliostigma thonningii, fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (forest of Haut-Sassandra)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 40
Author(s) : Tra Bi Fézan, H., G. M. Irié, K C.C. N’GAMAN & C.H.B. Mohou
Title : Études de quelques plantes thérapeutiques utilisées dans le traitement de l’hypertension artérielle et du diabète : deux maladies émergentes en Côte d’Ivoire Sciences & Nature Vol. 5 N°1 : 39 - 48 (2008) http://www.ajol.info/index.php/scinat/article/viewFile/42150/9278
Symptoms : H(004), H(028t), H(037), H(051), H(091), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(004) wound to the belly, H(028t) vaginal discharge,H(037) cough, H(051) paludism, H(091) anemia, ONS., RNS.
H(151) hypertension, H(171) diabetes, leaves decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Abidjan town)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HT 46
Author(s) : Tugume P., E. K. Kakudidi, M. Buyinza, J. Namaalwa, M. Kamatenesi, P. Mucunguzi, J. Kalema
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plant species used by communities around Mabira Central Forest Reserve, Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:5 (2016)
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) shaking body, crush leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and bathe
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : luzibaziba (Luganda)
Reference HT 47
Author(s) : Feuya Tchouya,G. R. , A. Souza, J. C. Tchouankeu, J.-F. Yala, M. Boukandou, H. Foundikou, G. D. Nguema Obiang, F. Fekam Boyom, R. Mabika Mabika, E. Zeuko´o Menkem, D. Tantoh Ndinteh, J. Lebibi
Title : Ethnopharmacological surveys and pharmacological studies of plants used in traditional medicine in the treatment of HIV/AIDS opportunistic diseases in Gabon Journal of Ethnopharmacology 162, 306–316 (2015)
Symptoms : H(199), H(008), H(013), H(082), H(091)
Recipes : H(199) HIV/AIDS and opportunistic diseases; H(091) anemia–general fatigue; H(008) chronic diarrhea; H(082) respiratory tract infections; H(013) abcess, leaves, stems of Alchornea cordifolia
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Northwest and Southeastern provinces)
Vernacular name : mbonzeni
Reference HU 01
Author(s) : Udoamaka F.Ezuruike n, J.M.Prieto
Title : The use of plants in the traditional management of diabetes in Nigeria: Pharmacological and toxicological considerations Journal of Ethnopharmacology 155, 857–924 (2014)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, stem bark, leaves, seeds, root of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction , RNS. Region of use for diabetes (SE, SW, SS)
Other medicinal uses: wound, ulcers, infections, anti-parasitic, liver disorders, rheumatism, fevers, diuretic, purgative, analgesic, gonorrhea, cough, ONS. RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : ipa (Yoruba), mbom (Ibibio), upia(Ige), uwanwe (Esan), osokpo (Ibo), christmas bush (Local English)
Reference HV 03
Author(s) : Vergiat, A.-M.
Title : Plantes magiques et médicinales des féticheurs de l'Oubangui (Région de Bangui) Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 16, 84 - 112, 335 - 367, 418 - 456, (1969) Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 17, 60 - 91, 171 - 199, 295 - 339, (1970)
Symptoms : H(008), H(093), H(104), H(158)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) colitis, enteritis, gastro enteritis, stem with leaves, juice, VO.
H(093) antidote of vegetable poisons, roots of Alchornea cordifolia of Berlinia acuminata, dried in sun, powder, VO.
H(158) menometrorrhagia, decoction of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HV 10
Author(s) : Verbeeck, A.
Title : Inlandse Geneesmiddelen AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n° 1, 11 year, pp 23 - 31, parts 1 to 4, (1948) AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n° 2, 11 year,, pp 70 - 75, parts 5 to 7, (1948) AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n° 3, 11 year,, pp 98 - 102, parts 8 to 13, (1948) AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n° 4, 11 year,, pp 148 - 152, parts 14 to 19, (1948) http://www.abbol.com/bookbank/books/aequatoria%201948.pdf
Symptoms : H(055), H(100)
Recipes : H(055) emetic, pieces of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia in H2O, VO. profusely
H(100) gonorrhoea, small leaves of Alchornea cordata sont pressées in H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo), Imbonga on the middle Momboyo River.in the Central African rain forest
Vernacular name : lionje (Nkundo)
Reference HV 11
Author(s) : Verbeeck, A.
Title : Anticonceptionele Middelen AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n°1, 14 year, pp 26 - 28 (1951) http://www.abbol.com/bookbank/books/aequatoria%201951.pdf
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112) abortif , decoction of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, enema
H(112) abortifacient, decoction of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Capsicum frutescens, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo), Imbonga on the middle Momboyo River.in the Central African rain forest
Vernacular name : lionje (Nkundo)
Reference HV 12
Author(s) : Vroh Bi, T. A., D. Ouattara , K. B. Kpangui
Title : Disponibilité des espèces végétales spontanées à usage traditionnel dans la localité d’Agbaou, Centre-ouest de la Côte d’Ivoire Journal of Applied Biosciences 76:6386– 6396 (2014) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v76i1.11
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (locality of Agbaou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HV 54
Author(s) : Van der Veen, L.J., S. Bodinga-bwa-Bodinga
Title : Une société traditionnelle noire africaine et ses plantes utiles : les Eviya du Gabon Document submitted for publication http://www.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/fulltext/Van der Veen/Van der Veen_à paraître_a.pdf
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(055), H(103), H(203)
Recipes : H(004) wound healing, pounded leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, enema
H(008) diarrhoea, maceration of the grated bark
H(055) vomitive, leaves decoction, RNS.
H(103) toothaches, leaves decoction as a gargle
- H(203) dyeing of tissues and potteries, pounded barks and leaves.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (O-)mbunzani, (Eviya language)
Reference HW 01
Author(s) : Walker, R.
Title : Usages pharmaceutiques des plantes spontanées du Gabon. Bull. Inst. Etudes centrafricaines, n° 4, 5, 6, (1953) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(008), H(033), H(045), H(112)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, scraped, macereted (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk of Mitragyna macrophylla of Coula edulis of Isolona le-testui of Barteria fistulosa, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, to scrape, to macerate (H2O), enema
H(045) cicatrizing, leaves of Alchornea., pounded, local application
H(112), leaves of Alchornea., chewed
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HW 05
Author(s) : Wome, B.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes médicinales utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Kisangani (Haut-Zaïre). Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Fac. Sc., 561 p., (1985)
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(028y), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(094), H(103), H(109)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, young leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, VO.
H(014) itch, stem without leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction, filtrer, hip-bath + enema
H(028y), grinded leaves of Alchorne., in vagina
H(037) cough, stem without leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction, filtrer, VO.
H(051), H(103) carie, stem without leaves of Alchornea. decoction (H2O), inhalation
H(068) helminthiasis, decoction of leaves of Alchornea, enema
H(094), leaves of Spilanthes filicaulis of Alchornea cordifolia, paste, in rectum
H(094), H(109) back ache, stem without leaves, decoction, hip-bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HZ 01
Author(s) : Zirihi Guédé, N., K. N'Guessan, T. Etien Dibié, P. Grellier
Title : Ethnopharmacological study of plants used to treat malaria, in traditional medicine, by Bete Populations of Issia (Côte d’Ivoire) Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, Vol.2 (4), 216-227 (2010)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaf decoction of Alchornea cordifolia ,VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast .(Department of Issia)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference VB 36
Author(s) : Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title : Lexique et recueil des quelques pratiques en ethno-pharmacopée agro-vétérinaire au Kivu. Plate forme Diobass au Kivu, 118p. (juin 2005)
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vc(008) dysentery, 1 handfull of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, maceration in 3/4 liter H2O, VO. 1 glass 2 X / day during 5 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lungusu (Lega), cihusi, mukondogoro, luleralerha (Mashi), ciretareta (Kitembo), ubwiza bw'ishyamba (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VK 15
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(020), H(034), H(037), H(051), H(091), H(102), H(118x), H(126)
Recipes : H(013) skin ulcer, H(020), leaves, bark of the underground part of Alchornea cordifolia, local application
H(014), dermatosis, juice of rape fruit of Alchornea cordifolia, friction
H(034) tachycardia, maceration of leaves of Alchornea, VO.
H(037) cough, pneumonia, bronchitis, H(118x), stem without barks of Alchornea., VO.
H(037) hemopttysy, H(051), stem with leaves of Alchornea., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) restorative, decoction of leaves of Alchornea, bath
H(102), H(126), leaves of Alchornea, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered