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Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae

52 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(093), H(201)
Recipes : H(093), VO., inflorescence
H(201), inflorescence, scarifications
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(033), H(051), H(139), H(162), H(201)
Recipes : H(033) femal, roots in powder in vagina
H(051), ONS, RNS
H(139), powder dry roots, delayed, suppository
H(162), decoction (H2O) leaves+ Zea mays, Garcinia kola
H(201), ONS, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : legwagwé (Adja)
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(103)
Recipes : H(103), local application, juice leaves
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : babidia ntséndé (Dondo)
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(022), H(126), H(139)
Recipes : H(022, 2), VO. roots
H(126), VO., infusion stems with leaves
H(139), impotency, supositoty from pounded leaves + ONS. ofZingiber officinale
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : gbetongwi, essogbé, amatonui (Ewé)
Reference HA 22
Author(s) : Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title : Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms : H(036)
Recipes : H(036), whole plant of Amaranthus spinosus, smoke, inhalation
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshithavhamisisi (Luvenda)
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(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, leaves of Amaranthus spinous, RNS., purge
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 02
Author(s) : Boiteau, P.
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée.Précis de matière médicale malgache. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris 141 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(007), H(163)
Recipes : H(007), VO., decoction (H2O) roots of Amaranthus spinosus
H(163), leaves of Salix madagascariensis of Rubus pauciflorus of Amaranthus spinosus, whole plant of Drosera ramentacea deTachiadenus carinatus, twigs with flowers of Hyptis pectinata, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : anampatsa
Reference HB 21
Author(s) : Boulesteix, M. & S. Guinko
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées par les Gbayas dans la région de Bouar (Empire Centrafricain). Quatrième colloque du Conseil africain de Malgache pour l'enseignement supérieur (C.A.M.E.S.), Libreville, Gabon, 23 - 52, (1979)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), whole plant, decoction (H2O) , bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire)
Vernacular name : marro (Gbaya dialecte Bossangoa)
Reference HB 26M
Author(s) : Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title : Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Symptoms : H(053), H(095)
Recipes : H(053) otitis, sap, drops in ears
H(095) food (additive), to eat leaves as spinach
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (o) mboa (Nyaneka)
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, leaves of Amaranthus spinosus
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : (o; olo)mbwa (Umubumbu), (omu/o)mboa (Nyaneka)
Reference HB 3k
Author(s) : Bost, R.
Title : Pharmacopée malgache. Mémoire de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar, série B, Tome 10, Fasc. 2, 159 - 234, (1961)
Symptoms : H(007)
Recipes : H(007), decoction (H2O) whole plant, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : anampatsa
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(095)
Recipes : H(095) Amaranthus spinosus consumed as a vegetable or used as a condiment.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : boulounonima (Malinké), fondolo-oungou (Kissi), touguématoumbé.(Soussou), gbo (Guerzé)
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886) https://archive.org/details/b24400270
Symptoms : H(007), H(014), H(100), H(193)
Recipes : Amaranthus spinosus used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(014) eczema, H(100) gonorrhea, H(193) emollient as a poultice and enema
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : brède malabar à piquants ou pariétaire (Creole), moulook tandou kirai (Tamoul)
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886) https://archive.org/details/b24400270
Symptoms : H(002), H(006), H(007), H(014), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhea, decoction of 30 gr of roots of Amaranthus spinosus (pariétaire à piquants), 700gr H2O, filter. VO. For small cups for 24 hours. Repeat the treatment until healed
H(104) abdominal pain, H(162y) inflammation of the bladder, applying a poultice of Amaranthus spinosus (pariétaire à piquants) of Solanum nigrum (brède marin)
Amaranthus spinosus is also involved in the treatment of : H(002) galactogenic, H(006) laxative, H(007) diuretic, H(014) eczema
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pariétaire ou brède malabar à piquant (Creole) , mouloctandou (Tamoul)
Reference HE 13
Author(s) : Egharevba, R.K.A., M.I. Ikhatua
Title : Ethno- Medical Uses of Plants in the Treatment of Various Skin Diseases in Ovia North East, Edo State, Nigeria Research Journal of Agriculture and Biological Sciences, 4 (1): 58-64 (2008)
Symptoms : H(001), H(137)
Recipes : H(001)juice of Amaranthus spinosus used as eye wash
H(137) ashes from burnt plant good for sores
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ovia North East, Edo State)
Vernacular name : prickly amaranthus (English), inine (ibo), tete elegun (Yoruba)
Reference HG 01
Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018), fumigation dry leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 17
Author(s) : Geissler, W., S. A. Harris, R. J. Prince, A. Olsen, R. A. Odhiambo, H. Oketch-Rabah, P. A. Madiega, A. Andersen, P. Molgaard
Title : Medicinal plants used by Luo mothers and children in Bondo district, Kenya. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102001915 Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 83, pp. 39 - 54 (2002)
Symptoms : H(076)
Recipes : H(076) mouth infectin (lep), whole plant rubbed on tongue
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya Bondo district)
Vernacular name : ododo (Luo)
Reference HG 31
Author(s) : Gueye, M., M. Diouf
Title : Traditional leafy vegetables in Senegal: diversity and médicinal uses African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines 4 (4): 469 – 475 (2007) http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc07062
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(053), H(111), H(095), H(173)
Recipes : H(004) wounds,H(013) abscesses,H(013) pustules, H(053) ear infection and H(111) burns, H(173) lepromes, leaves and roots of Amaranthus spinosus, RNS.
H(095) vegetable herbs gathered annual species, boiled leaves are mixed in a sauce or with other vegetables, boiled leaves are mixed in a sauce or with other vegetables
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HH 04
Author(s) : Hodouto, K. - K.
Title : Etude chimique des plantes à flavonoides du Togo. Bull. Méd. Trad. et Pharm.,Vol. 4, n° 1, 31 - 48, (1990)
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124) hemorrage, whole plant, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
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 : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), leaves as vegetable
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu okongo (Igede)
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(104), H(118), H(076)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pains, H(118) throat and H(076)mouth (ulcers). The decoction of the leaf of Amaranthus spinosus is prepared with one tablespoon of salt. A glass of the mixture is taken three times daily for 3 days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Area of Delta State)
Vernacular name : prickly amaranthus (local english), iseruen (local dialect)
Reference HK 01
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(022)
Recipes : H(022), whole plant, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 01
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(053)
Recipes : H(164), leaves, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 10
Author(s) : Kasonia, K., M. Ansay, P. Gustin & C. Plume
Title : Ethnobotanique du traitement de l'asthme au Kivu (Zaïre). Belg. Journ. Bot., 126, n°1, 20 - 28, (1993)
Symptoms : H(037), H(082)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(082) asthma, 500 gr of leaves of Amaranthus spinosus + 500 gr of fruits and barks of Musa paradisiaca, to calcine, 1 to 2 soup spoons in 75 cl. H2O, to boil. 1 coffee spoon for childeren of less 4 years, 1 soup spoon for childeren of less 10 years, 2 soup spoons for adults, 2 X / Day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lengalenga (Swahili, Kinande), orubogeli (Kihema)
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(004), H(173)
Recipes : H(004), whole plant, ashes, lixiviation, wash of the wounds
H(173), whole plant, ashes, lixiviation, wash of the wounds
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : bedié (Niarnboi), nionzan (Guéré ), békiblé (Shien)
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 of Amaranthus spinosus, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : tete elegun
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(139)
Recipes : H(139) sexual impotence, fruit of Garcinia kola associated with Amaranthus spinosus and Zingiber officinale (rhizome)
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : bowa di nsende (Kikongo)
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, dried leaves of Amaranthus spinosus of Zingiber officinale, Vernonia amygdalina and seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name : yaa asantewaa
Reference HK 71
Author(s) : Koné, W. M., A. G.Koffi, E. L.Bomisso, F. H. Tra Bi
Title : Ethnomedical study and iron content of some medicinal herbs used in traditional medicine in Côte d'Ivoire for the treatment of anaemia African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, 9(1): 81-87 (2012)
Symptoms : H(037), H(091)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(091) anaemia, whole plant of Amaranthus spinosus, decoction, VO. (2X).
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Ferkessedougou and Tiassale)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HL 13
Author(s) : Lavergne, R. & R. Véra
Title : Etude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans la pharmacopée traditionnelle à la Réunion. Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 236 p., (1989)
Symptoms : H(006), H(015x), H(095), H(162), H(179)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, broth of Amaranthus spinosus with three garlic cloves, of oil of cooking juice of lemon. Absorber préalablement of l'hule of rcin et juice of lemon. Treatment of 3 days
H(015x) albumine, H(162) urine retention, H(179) nephritis, H(179) urinary calculi, ONS, RNS
H(095) decoction of roots as broth
Region : Reunion
Country : Reunion
Vernacular name : brède pariétaire, brède malabar, payeterre
Reference HM 42c
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otienoi, Anke Weisheit
Title : Ethnomedicine of the Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Part 3: plants used in traditional medicine in Kikuku village, Muleba District Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2012, 8:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-8-14 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/14
Symptoms : H(135)
Recipes : H(135) peptic ulcers, the leaves of Amaranthus spinosus are boiled with unskimmed cow milk and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Muleba District)
Vernacular name : olulele (Kikuku)
Reference HM 59
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Use of weeds as traditional vegetables in Shurugwi District, Zimbabwe Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:60 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/60
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095),leaves of Amaranthus spinosus cooked as vegetable. The plant is harvested in the rainy seaso.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (Shurugwi District)
Vernacular name : mbuya (Shona); thorny pigweed (English)
Reference HM 66
Author(s) : Masevhe, N. A. , L. J. McGaw, J. N. Eloff
Title : The traditional use of plants to manage candidiasis and related infections in Venda, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 168, 364–372 (2015)
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) candidiasis and related infections (makuma); add fresh leaves of Amaranthus spinosus in hot water, Oral, ½cup of the infusion is taken 3x a day
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshithavhamisis (Tshivenda)
Reference HN 08
Author(s) : Nacoulma - Ouedraogo, O., J. Millogo - Rasolodimby & S. Guinko
Title : Les plantes herbacées dans la thérapie des piqûres d'insectes. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 11 - 12, 1 65 - 176, (1997 - 1998)
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) insects, leaves , sap, or paste, local application (spins, ants, mosquitos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HN 10
Author(s) : Novy, J.W.
Title : Medicinal plants of the eastern region of Madagascar. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 55, pp. 119 - 126, (1997)
Symptoms : H(104), H(126)
Recipes : H(104) ulcer, H(126), roots, infusion, V.O.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : anampatsy
Reference HN 42
Author(s) : Nicolas J.-P.
Title : Plantes médicinales du Nord de Madagascar. Ethnobotanique antakarana et informations scientifiques 296 p. (2012) Editions Jardins du monde 15, rue saint Michel - 29 190 Brasparts www.jardinsdumonde.org
Symptoms : H(080), H(095)
Recipes : H(080) food allergies (for crab), decoction of pieces of stem, and aerial parts of Amaranthus spinosus, VO. as quickly as possible
H(095) food, aerial parts
Region : Madagascar
Country : North Madagascar
Vernacular name : :agnambario, agnampatsy (Antakarana), anamena, anampatsa, kimoelahy, sabotraboay (Malgache), amarante épineuse, épinard Malabar, épinard piquant (French), prickly amaranth, spiny amaranth, thorny amaranth (English)
Reference HP 04
Author(s) : Pernet, R. & G. Meyer
Title : Pharmacopée de Madagascar Publication de l'Institut de Recherche scientifique, Tananarive - Tsimbazaza, 86 p., (1957)
Symptoms : H(007), H(100)
Recipes : H(007) diur., H(100, 2) blen. and ulcer , RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HP 52
Author(s) : Pobeguin, M.
Title : Les plantes médicinales de la Guinée. Paris. (1912) Agriculture pratique des pays chauds, : T1 : 279 - 295, 387 - 394, 484 - 496, (1911) ;T2 : 37 - 45, 133 - 144, 233 - 238, (1911)
Symptoms : H(006), H(013), H(111)
Recipes : H(006) child, leaves, roots, decoction (H2O) , RNS.
H(013) + H(111), feaves, roots, decoction (H2O) , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : boron (Malinke)
Reference HP 55
Author(s) : Paulos, B., T. Gedif Fenta , D. Bisrat & K. Asres
Title : Health seeking behavior and use of medicinal plants among the Hamer ethnic group, South Omo zone, south western Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:44 (2016)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, root of Amaranthus spinosus crushed, and pressed on tooth (Recipe reported by traditional healers)
Region : East Africa
Country : South Western Ethiopia ( South Omo zone)
Vernacular name : ekumangenta
Reference HR 10
Author(s) : Rivière, C., J.-P. Nicolas, M.-L. Caradec, O. Désiré & A. Schmitt
Title : Les plantes médicinales de la région nord de Madagascar : Une approche ethnopharmacologique Ethnopharmacologia, n°36, novembre, pp. 36 - 50. (2005) http://www.ethnopharmacologia.org/default.asp?page=revue Bulletin de la société française d'ethnopharmacologie et de la société européenne d'ethnopharmacologie
Symptoms : H(095), H(123)
Recipes : H(095), arian parts, infusion, VO. (romazava)
H(123) crabs allergy, twigs and aerian parts
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (North region)
Vernacular name : agnambario, agnampatsy, anâm-patsy
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(053), H(201)
Recipes : H(053), leaveses, RNS.
H(201), ONS. RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : Ilupu ny'arèndè (Mpongwè), éopu-a-tsèndè (Mitsogo), folong-biyo (Fang), okèmo-wa-gélo (Galoa, Nkomi), mpoko-mbakala (Loango), podé (Banzabi), amaranthe épineuse (local French)
Reference HT 20
Author(s) : Terrac, M.-L.
Title : Contribution à l'étude des plantes médicinales de Madagascar, de la Réunion et de l'île Maurice. Thèse pour l'obtention du diplôme de Docteur de l'Université de Paris (Pharmacie), Novembre 1947. Imprimerie Vuibert, 6 rue Martel, Paris, 246 p., (1947)
Symptoms : H(002), H(006), H(007), H(008), H(014), H(038), H(078), H(100), H(104), H(162)
Recipes : H(002), H(006) laxative, H(007), roots, RNS.
H(008), Cynodon dactylon, Amaranthus spinosus, Oryza sativa, Euphorbia thymfolia, ONS., RNS.
H(014) eczema, rootss pounded with saffron, RNS.
H(038), H(078), H(104) abdominal pain, cooked rootsr, cataplasm
H(100) gono., blen., decoction roots, RNS.
H(100) blen., chewed 5 to 6 young roots / day
H(100) syph, roots ashes roots on cankers H(162), decoction roots
(registered from references HT 20 - 1, HT 20 - 3, HT 20 - 4, HT 20 - 4bis, HT 20 - 6, HT 20 - 9))
Region : Madagascar, Reunion, Mauritius
Country : Madagascar, Mauritius, Reunion
Vernacular name : not registered
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism branches et leaves of Amaranthus spinosa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (forest of Scio)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 28
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103001612
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, steamed the whole plant of Amaranthus spinosus, in food
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name : nkoma mutwe : kalulya ntoko
Reference HT 35
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S., C. B. Kukunda, P. J. Waako
Title : Medicinal plants used by traditional medicine practitioners in the treatment of tuberculosis and related ailments in Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume127, pp. 130–136 (2010) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19799983
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 1) leaves of Amaranthus spinosus, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (districts of Kamuli, Nakapiripirit and Kisoro)
Vernacular name : kidodo
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(014)
Recipes : H(014) fungal infections of the scalp, pound leaves of Amaranthus spinosus of Cleome gynandra and smear on the scalp
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : doodo owamagwa (Luganda)
Reference HU 02
Author(s) : Urso, V., M. A. Signorini, M. Tonini , P. Bruschi
Title : Wild medicinal and food plants used by communities living in Mopane woodlands of southern Angola: Results of an ethnobotanical field investigation Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 177, 126–139, (2016)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, 2) cooked leaves of Amaranthus spinosus, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : jimboa
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(027y), H(053)
Recipes : H(053) earache, H(027y) baths for nurses, time of relevailles, leaves of Amaranthus spinosus, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (e-)ropo (e-)a tsendé , (Eviya language)
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)
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 (?)
Reference VK 05
Author(s) : Kasonia, K., S. Kaba, M. Matamba & N. Basegere
Title : Ethnopharmacothérapie vétérinaire en pathologie de la reproduction au Kivu & Kibali-Ituri (Zaïre). Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., Vol. 4, n°1, 49 - 57, (1990)
Symptoms : V(027)
Recipes : Vb(027), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu & Kibali-Ituri )
Vernacular name : orubogeli
Reference VK 44
Author(s) : Kayode, J., M. K. Olanipekun and P. O. Tedela
Title : Medicobotanical Studies in Relation to Veterinary Medicine in Ekiti State, Nigeria: Checklist of Botanicals used for the Treatment of Poultry Diseases Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 40-46. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com//leaflets/poultry.htm See also the reference VK 45
Symptoms : V(094)
Recipes : Vv(094) pile, leaves, seeds of Amarantus spinosus, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : tete-elegun
Reference VN 08
Author(s) : Nacoulma - Ouedraogo, O., J. Millogo - Rasolodimby & S. Guinko
Title : Les plantes herbacées dans la thérapie des piqûres d'insectes. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 11 - 12, 1 65 - 176, (1997 - 1998)
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020)insects, leaves, juice or pulp , external use (spider, ants, mouquitos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered