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Official name : Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anders.
Family : Acanthaceae

27 reference(s) related to this plant

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(038), H(097x)
Recipes : H(038), aerian part of Asystasia gangetica, leaves of Croton zambesicus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(097x) vaginal hyperacidity, aerian part of Asystasia gangetica, ONS. of Croton zambesicus, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : not registered
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(031), H(099)
Recipes : H(031), to grind in palm oil, leaves of Asystasia gangetica of Cassia occidentalis of Schwenckia americana, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, ONS. Pterocarpus soyauxii, massage
H(099) leaves of Asystasia gangetica of Amaranthus lividus of Kalanchoe crenata , powder of roots of Pterocarpus soyauxii, decoction (H2O) , to dilute in palm oil, massage
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ondôh (Téké), mounpoukou (Beembe), ondoko (Koyo), ondo (Mbosi)
Reference HA 08
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, A. Ahmed, J. Eymê, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, A. Keita, M. Lebras
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Comores. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 216 p., (1982) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(027z)
Recipes : H(027z, f) to clean the fœtus, plant decoction, VO
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : ousité (Great Comoros)
Reference HA 09
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J. Eymê, J. - N. Gassita, E. Goudotê, J. Guêho, F. S. L. Ip, D. Jackaria, S. K. K. Kalachand, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, B. Landreau, A. W. Owadally, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques à Maurice (Iles Maurice et Rodrigues). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 214 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, whole plant, decoction, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : pistache marron
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(022), H(014), H(127)
Recipes : H(022) soins en prévision of l'accouchement, leaves of Asystasia gangetica, maceration, to filter, VO.
H(014) whitlow, leaves of Asystasia gangetica, to dry, powder, local application
H(127), leaves of Asystasia gangetica, to pound, to dilute, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
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(022), H(031), H(034), H(038), H(094), H(099), H(108), H(109), H(124), H(127), H(168)
Recipes : H(022), for a good delivery, ONS. of Asystasia gangetica, massage
H(031), H(038), H(099) epilepsy, H(108), H(168), decoction (H2O) leaves of Asystasia gangetica, VO.
H(034), ONS. of Asystasia gangetica of Momordica charantia of Morinda lucida of Brillantaisia patula , RNS.
H(094), juice leaves of Asystasia gangetica, enema
H(109) stif neck, juice leaves of Asystasia gangetica, frictions
H(124), juice leaves of Asystasia gangetica, drops in nostrils
H(127) child, juice leaves of Asystasia gangetica, frictions
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : singa nzala muindo (Laadi), munpuku (Beembe), solokolo (Vili), mueme, munpoko (Laali)onvula, osiele (Téké), singa, ondo (Mbôsi), indondo, andoko (Koyo, Akwa), nzima (Bondjo)
Reference HB 08
Author(s) : Bally, P.R.O.
Title : Native medicinal and poisonous plants of East Africa. Kew Bull., 1, 10 - 25, (1937)
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
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(004)
Recipes : H(004) open wounds, scrape the bark of Asystasia gangetica, poultice, topical
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(103)
Recipes : H(103) false teeth (chira), pounded leaves (H2O), VO. + rubbed on gum
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya Bondo district)
Vernacular name : atipa (Luo)
Reference HG 61
Author(s) : Gruca, M., T. R van Andel, H. Balslev
Title : Ritual uses of palms in traditional medicine in sub-Saharan Africa: a review Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 10:60 (2014) DOI: 10.1186/1746-4269-10-60
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) mental fatigue, a fresh nut of Elaeis guineensis easy to pound or smash is mixed together with leaves from Hibiscus surattensis., Asystasia gangetica, Musa x sapientum and Cyperus articulate. The mixture is rubbed on the body of the patient. The patient should be facing the sun during the treatment and pronounce “wishes” of good luck. The residues are put under the patient’s pillow. If he dreams of a young girl with erected breasts, there is hope for cure. He should not wash himself during the rest of the treatment day
Region : sub-Saharan Africa
Country : Cameroon
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HH 05
Author(s) : Hulstaert, G.
Title : Notes de Botanique Mongo. Acad. Roy. des Sc. d'Outre- Mer, Classe des Sc. Nat. & Méd., N.S. XV-3, 212 p., (1966)
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) to the finger, to the legs, leaves of Asystasia gangetica, to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 09b
Author(s) : Hamill, F.A., S. Apio, N. K. Mubiru, R. Bukenya-Ziraba, M. Mosango, O. W. Maganyi and D. D. Soejarto
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of Southern Uganda, II: literature analysis and antimicrobial assays, Volume 84, pp. 57 - 78 (2003)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, 1 handfull leavesdecoction in 500 ml. Water VO. : thrice per day : as needed to effect result, ok for childeren
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe Baganda, district of Kalangala
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 13
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J.O.
Title : Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaf pounded, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : mforfor (Digo)
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(034)
Recipes : H(034) heart palpitations, aqueous extract of twenty leaves mixed with the juice of pineapple and sugar cane. VO. adult : 2 tablespoons 3 times per day during 2 days. VO. child : from 2 years , 1 tablespoon 3 times per day during 3 days.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Town of Mbandaka)
Vernacular name : olokoshi (Kirega)
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(001), H(014), H(018), H(036), H(051)
Recipes : H(001) something in eyes, juice leaves of Asystasia, drops in eyes
H(014) itch, stem défeuillée, leaves of Asystasia gangetica, to carbonize, to dilute, local application
H(014) itch, whole plant of Asystasia gangetica, friction
H(014) itch, leaves of Asystasia gangetica of Alchornea cordifolia, RNS
H(018), leaves of Asystasia gangetica, local application
H(036), juice leaves of Asystasia, drops in eyes
H(051), leaves of Asystasia gangetica of Alchornea cordifolia of Thomandersia hensii of Psidium sp of Aframomum sp., decoction (H2O) , steam bath
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(075)
Recipes : H(075) appetite booster, leaves of Asystasia gangetica are pounded then squeezed and the juices given to patients to improve their appetite.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region, Bugabo ward)
Vernacular name : ekiingura, kinyegezi
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 : V(075)
Recipes : Vb(075) appetite booster, leaves of Asystasia gangetica are pounded then squeezed and the juices given to improve their appetite and make them grow well
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region, Bugabo ward)
Vernacular name : ekiingura, kinyegezi
Reference HM 68
Author(s) : Mchangama, M. et P. Salaün
Title : Recueil d’une pharmacopée à Mayotte: Le savoir sur les plantes médicinales de Maoulida Mchangama Langues, savoirs et pouvoirs dans l'océan Indien occidental http://oceanindien.revues.org/1770
Symptoms : H(094), H(104)
Recipes : H(094) hemorrhoids (muhamusi): decoction with the leaves and bark of Drymaria cordata of Blumea axillaris of Asystasia gangetica which can be replaced by the leaves of Impatiens auricoma of Citrus reticulata with Ocimum gratissimum , Oxalis corniculata , and white earth (tani malandi). VO. morning and evening for 7 days.
H(104) abdominal syndrome ou H(104) colitis (aretitsiku), decoction (kurutsai), leaves of Tylophora sp. with bark of Adansonia digitata, , extracted from the east side of the trunk with the whole herb of Asystasia gangetica and 7 leaves of Citrus aurantifolia, to drink morning and evening, for 7 days
Region : Mayotte
Country : Mayotte
Vernacular name : nanatsi vavi (Kibushi)
Reference HS 02
Author(s) : Sillans, R.
Title : République centrafricaine (1953). From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014), whole plant of Asystasia gangetica, friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HS 06
Author(s) : Staner, P. & R. Boutique
Title : Matériaux pour l'étude des plantes médicinales indigènes du Congo Belge. Mém. Institut royal colonial belge, Section des Sc. naturelles et médicales,Collection in-8°, fasc. 6 et dernier, 228 p., (1937)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) childs, leaves, juice, VO
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HS 23
Author(s) : Simbo, D. J.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 6:8 (2010) + Additional file of: An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 6:8 (2010)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) aneamia, the leaves of Asystasia gangetica are squeezed and the leaf juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : formenshi (Babungo)
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) reduce fever in children, flowers of Asystasia gangetica, crushed in H2O, bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : ttemba (Luganda)
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(014), H(018)
Recipes : H(014), stems without leaves, leaves of Asystasia gangetica, to carbonize, to dilute in palm oil, local application
H(018), leaves of Asystasia., local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui)
Vernacular name : kaka du, oyo bada, nginze (Banda), ndedji (Lisongo)
Reference HV 07
Author(s) : Verger, P.F.
Title : Ewé: The use of plants in Yoruba society. Editoria Schwarcz, Sao Paulo, 744p., (1995)
Symptoms : H(100), H(116)
Recipes : H(100) gono., leaves Asystasia gangetica , ONS. Xylopia aethiopica , fruits Musa sapientum var. paradisiaca + strong potash, pound together, VO. whith hot white corn meal
H(116) to help menstruation, leaves Asystasia gangetica , ONS. Dracaena mannii , grind, VO. whith hot white corn meal at night
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : ila funfun
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(091)
Recipes : H(008), Asystasia gangetica, leaves to pound, juice of fruit of Ananas comosus, to dilute, VO.
H(091) delay in motricity, leaves of Asystasia., to macerate, to filter, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VD 03
Author(s) : Defour, G.
Title : Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms : V(003)
Recipes : V(003)sprain , crushed leaves., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : irungo (Shi), ijojwe, urusogo (Kinyaruanda)
Reference VM 06
Author(s) : Merker, M.
Title : The Masai. Ethnographische Monographie eines ostafrikanischen Semitenvolkes.Tierzucht-und Tierheilkunde, Chapter XVIII, 161 - 179, (1910) Berlin, Dietrich Reimer Verlag. De la référence VB 10
Symptoms : V(106)
Recipes : V(106)flea, infusion pounded plant, wash the young animals
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Tanzania (Masaï)
Vernacular name : ol osidja gutok