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

100 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 : 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 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 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