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Official name : Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Synonyms : Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants

113 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference B5 Nord
Author(s) : Boulos, L.
Title : Medicinal plants of North Africa. Reference Publications, Inc., 218 St. Clair River Drive, Box 344, Algonac, Michigan 48001, 286p. , (1983)
Symptoms : H(002), H(007), H(048), H(051), H(068), H(082), H(091), H(104), H(116), H(135)
Recipes : Infusion of leaves digestive, carminative, H(099x) stimulant, H(104) stomachic, antiasthmatic
H(082) leaves and young shoots added to soups taken as febrifuge (Rabat drug market), H(002) galactogogue
flowering and fruiting summits H(104) stomachic, H(007) diuretic, H(068) anthelmintic, H(166) antispasmodic, H(068) vermifuge, H(116) emmenagogue.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocoo, Tunisia
Vernacular name : natna ; sianama ; bersiana, zorbeih (Arabic), mkheinza (Rabat drug market) (Berber), mexican tea, worm- seed, mexican goose-foot (English), thé du mexique ; ambroisie; ambroisie du mexique (local French)
Reference B6 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J.
Title : La pharmacopée marocaine traditionnelle: Médecine arabe ancienne et savoirs populaires. Ibis Press, 764 p. (1997)
Symptoms : H(002), H(008), H(013), H(068), H(103), H(104), H(107)
Recipes : H(068) vermif., seeds (region of Marrakech)
H(002), H(008), H(104), H(107), plante entière, jus ou infusion, VO. (region of Marrakech)
H(103) mouth abces ,H(013) , fresh pounded plant (region of Salé)
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : mhinza (Moroco), chenopode (local French)
Reference E1 Nord
Author(s) : El-Hilaly Jaouad. , Mohamed Hmammouchi & Badiâa Lyoussi
Title : Ethnobotanical studies and economic evaluation of medicinal plants in Taounate province (Northern Morocco). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 86, pp. 149-158 (2003) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103000126
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(051) fever, H(018) headache, raw leaves, poultice.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (Tatouane province)
Vernacular name : mhinza
Reference E2 Nord
Author(s) : Eddouks, M., M. Maghrani, A. Lemhadri, M. -L. Ouahidi & H. Jouad
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of medicinal plants used for the treatment of diabetes mellitus, hypertension and cardiac diseases in the south-east region of Morocco (Tafilalet) . Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 82 (2002) pp. 97 - 103 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102001642
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(034), H(151), leaves, flowers, RNS.
Region : North Africa
Country : Morocco (Tafilalet region )
Vernacular name : mkhinza
Reference E4 Nord
Author(s) : El Hassani M., Douiri E. M., Bammi J., Zidane L., Badoc A., Douira A.
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Moyenne Moulouya (Nord-Est du Maroc) Ethnopharmacologia, n°50, juillet , 39-53 (2013) http://www.ethnopharmacologia.org/default.asp?page=revue
Symptoms : H(018), H(107)
Recipes : H(018) headache and H(107) typhoid fever, plant of Dysphania ambrosioides with red onion, cataplasm
Region : North Africa
Country : Morocco (Northeastern) (Intermediate Moulouya)
Vernacular name : mkhinza (Arabic)
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(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Capparis thonningii, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, decoction (H2O), VO.
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(005), H(008), H(031), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(005), leaves of Annona muricata of Chenopodium ambrosioides, RNS.
H(008) + H(104) , stomach ulcer, stems with leaves of Chenopodium., to pound, to grind (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(031), leaves of Clausena anisata, whole plant of Chenopodium ambrosioide, RNS.
H(068), whole plant of Chenopodium., to grind (lemon juice), juice, VO. + sugar
H(068), leaves of Chenopodium., to grind (H2O), maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : azogbidiwa, gboswalounkoun, godo, matruzu (Fon, Goun)
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(014), H(031), H(037), H(068), H(046), H(051), H(094), H(113), H(173)
Recipes : H(014) dermatosis, stem without leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, pulp, juice, VO. + to rub
H(014), leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Chenopodium ambrosioides, pulp, local application
H(014), leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Diodia scandens, to pound, to dilute in palm oil, local application
H(031), leaves of Chenopodium., to grind in palm oil, massage
H(037), leaves of Chenopodium, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(046) measles, H(051), leaves of Chenopodium., to grind, maceration (H2O), to filter, enema
H(068) helminth, leaves of Chenopodium., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(094), leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Psidium guajava of Chenopodium ambrosioide, decoction (H2O), bath of back
H(113) rheumatism, leaves of Chenopodium., to grind in palm oil, massage
H(173), stem with leaves of Chenopodium, to pound, juice, VO. + to rub
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : lukaya lua nkuyu (Dondo), diamba dambata (Kikongo), owoulouwoussou (Akwa), loukaya louamoukouyou (Soundi)
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(005), H(013), H(068), H(099), H(157), H(165), H(201)
Recipes : H(005), stems with leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, roots of Fagara zanthoxyloides, pulp, local application
H(005) femal, stems with leaves of Chenopodium., roots of Fagara zanthoxyloides, pulp, local application sur organes génitaux
H(013) , leaves of Chenopodium., pulp, local application
H(013) , stems with leaves of Chenopodium., to pound, local application
H(068) child, stems with leaves of Chenopodium., bark of the underground part of Fagara zanthoxyloides, powder, to dilute, VO. + honey
H(099) epilepsy, decoction (H2O), bulb of Allium cepa + roots of Chenopodium ugandae, VO.
H(157), leaves of Chenopodium., pulp, unction + juice, VO.
H(165), stems with leaves, to pound, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, whole plant of Chenopodium. , pulp, unction
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : emigbé (Mina), agométotomakpa, yovoma, mégbézondoé, agbalisakon, magbézonli (Ewé)
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(022), H(104)
Recipes : H(022), H(104) colic, young leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, to grind, to dilute (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : sakoumbê (Lissongo)
Reference HA 19
Author(s) : Andriamanga, N.
Title : Les plantes médicinales anthelmintiques Malagasy. Département de recherches zootechniques et vétérinaires, Cotonou, 48p., (1995)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), whole plant, decoction + salt, small intestinal worms, ankylostomes
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : taimborontsiloza, akatasavola
Reference HA 1k
Author(s) : Ainslie, J.R.
Title : A list of plants used in native medicine in Nigeria. Imperial Forestry Institute.University of Oxford, Institute Paper, n° 7, (1937)
Symptoms : H(006), H(051), H(068), H(135)
Recipes : H(051) febrifuge, H(135) indigestion, H(006) laxative,H(037) cough,H(037) tuberculosis, plant infusion, or pounded plant, RNS.
H(068) anthelm, seeds and buds, RNS.
H(068) anchylo-stomiasis, ONS., oil, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : manturesi
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(051), H(068), H(098), H(157), H(201)
Recipes : H(051), aerian part of Chenopodium ambrosoides, decoction (H2O), to inhale, bath
H(068) oxyure, leaves of Whihania somnifera of Chenopodium ambrosoides, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(098), aerian part of Chenopodium, juice, aspersion
H(157) child, whole plant of Chenopodium., to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Argemone mexicana of Brillantaisia kirungae of Hyptis pectinata of Brillantaisia mahonii, powders, decoction (H2O), to inhale
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Ocimum canum, to carbonize, fumigation
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 24
Author(s) : Ayobangira, S.F.X., K. Tsongo & M.J. Kirarahumu
Title : Contribution à l'étude des plantes médicinales du Nord-Kivu: plantes antihémorroïdaires exploitées dans la ville de Goma. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 14, 75 - 87, (2000)
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094), fresh leaves of Cassia didymobotrya, Cassia occidentalis, Chenopodium ambrosioides, decoction 30 ', enema, 3 x / day during 4 days + enema with castor oil (Ricinus communis)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Nord-Kivu, Goma)
Vernacular name : kavunjahoma (Swahili), umwisheke (Kinyarwanda), munduluma (Hunde), mugembe (Mashi), karumbarumba (Nyanga)
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(013)
Recipes : H(013), Chenopodium ambrosioides treat an abscess, ONS; RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name : diamba - koko (Kikongo)
Reference HA 54
Author(s) : Apema, R., D. Mozouloua, E. Kosh-Komba & Y. Ngoule
Title : Les plantes médicinales utilisées dans le traitement de l'hypertension artérielle par les tradipraticiens à Bangui http://www.gfmer.ch/Activites_internationales_Fr/PDF/HTA-Apema-2011.pdf
Symptoms : H(074), H(077)
Recipes : H(074) internal infection, H(077) vomiting, decoction of stems with leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : amantrouzu, gogo (Fon)
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(006), H(008), H(014), H(018), H(037), H(038), H(046), H(051), H(082), H(091), H(104), H(124), H(201)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), leaves, roots of Chenopodium ambrosioides, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(006) + H(104), leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) dermatosis, éruption, leaves of Chenopodium., decoction (H2O), bath
H(014) mycosis, leaves of Chenopodium, pulvériser, unguent, local application
H(018), leaves of Adenia bequaertii of Aspilia plurisetta of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Helichrysum forskahlii of Helichrysum schimperi , juice, VO. + friction of temples
H(018), stem without leaves of Chenopodium., juice, drops in nose
H(018), leaves of Chenopodium., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(018), leaves of Chenopodium., decoction (H2O), steam bath
H(037), stems with leaves of Caucalis incognita of Chenopodium ambrosioides, leaves of Nicandra physalodes, to carbonize, VO.
H(037), stems with leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, leaves of Guizotia scabra of Lantana trifolia, decoction (H2Oà, VO.
H(038) urethra, H(104) colic, dyspepsia, (impanga) leaves juice of Chenopodium., to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(046) measles, chicken-pox, leaves of Chenopodium, juice, enema
H(046) measles, chicken-pox, leaves of Chenopodium, juice, friction
H(046), leaves of Chenopodium., juice, enema
H(051), leaves of Chenopodium., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves of Chenopodium., juice, drops in ears and nasale
H(051), leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Lantana trifolia of Crotalaria laburnifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Guizotia scabra of Lantana trifolia of Ludwigia abyssinica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(082) dyspnoea, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Lantana trifolia of Crotalaria agatiflora… subsp. imperialis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(124) bleeding at the nose, leaves of Chenopodium., decoction (H2O), inhalation
H(201) again the bad spirits, leaves of Chenopodium, decoction (H2O), inhalation
H(201), stems with leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Crotalaria spinosa of Hyptis pectinata, leaves of Triumfetta rhomboidea, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) spell, bewitchment, leaves of Basilicum polystachyon of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Bidens pilosa of Lantana trifolia of Maerua angolensis, decoction (H2O), enema, steam bath
H(201) spell, bewitchment, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, stems with leaves of Dioscorea cochleari-apiculata of Hibiscus fuscus of Hygrophila auriculata, decoction (H2O), VO., bath
H(201) spell, bewitchment, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Indigofera atriceps of Sphenostylis marginata… subsp. erecta, leaves, écorces tge, rameau, tronc of Ziziphus abyssinica, infusion (H2O), enema
H(201) again the bad spirits, H(091) kwash, H(008), H(018), leaves of Chenopodium., to pound, friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : akanukanyi , umutundura (Kirundi)
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(068)
Recipes : H(068) ascaris, little worms, essence of Chenopodium ambrosioides, RNS.
H(068), ONS. of Chenopodium ambrosioides, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : taimborontsiloza, akatasavola
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(005), H(018), H(020), H(051), H(099)
Recipes : H(005), H(099), leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, pulp, local application
H(018), juice leaves of Chenopodium, drops in nose
H(020), ONS. of Chenopodium., RNS.
H(051) child, ONS. of Acanthospermum hispidum of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Ocimum sp. of Hyptis suaveolens of Sesamum indicum of Aframomum sp. of Cassia occidentalis, bath
H(051) child, ONS. of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Ocimum sp. of Micrococca mercurialis of Aframomum sp. decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : lukaya lwa nkuyu, kasa ya ngata (Laadi), tsu la nvumu (Téké), dja kumba (Mbôsi, Kôyô, Akwa)
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(005), H(043), H(051), H(053), H(068), H(078), H(127)
Recipes : H(005) œdema, to pound ler leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, local application
H(043) tetanus, distil the leaves of tyambulu (Chenopodium ambrosioides) of Sao José (Succisa pratensis), injection
H(051) paludism, tea of the plant, VO.
H(053) parotitis, to boil the leaves, les to press, local friction
H(068, f) child, helminthiasis, pounded leaves of tyambulu (Chenopodium ambrosioides) of matya (Lycopersicum esculentum), to put in anus
H(078) phlyctenia tumour, leaves of tyambulu (Chenopodium ambrosioides) of ngandja (Swartzia madagascariensis), infusions, VO. 5 spoonsin the morning
H(127) splenomegaly, ONS., tea, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Huambo)
Vernacular name : (a) tyambulu (Umubundu), erva-de- Santa Maria (Portuguese)
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(068)
Recipes : H(068, 2) anthelmintic, macerated leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Dja reserve)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(001), H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(001), ophtalmia, whole plant, decoction, wash
H(104), belly, whole plant, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : taimborotsilosa
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(056)
Recipes : H(056) guinea worm: leaves and seeds of Chenopodium ambrosioides are ground together + palm oil. Local application. It makes the worm to come out of the leg without pain
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 55
Author(s) : Bourobou-Bourobou, H-P, P. Kialo, G-M Moussavou , H. Ebie Ebie Beka , J. Niangui , J.Tangu Kwenzi-Mikala, , Dr Samuel Mbadinga
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelle chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) UNESCO Publication (2008) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(004), H(068), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(004) again night gun shot , crush the leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, mix with almond oil, rub and massage
H(068) intestinal worms, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides mix with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum (ndzandzi) à la citronelle, decoction + sugar, VO.
H(104) stomach upset, leaves macerated in a cup, VO.
H(113) joint pain in the feet and ankles, mix the leaves with those of ndzandzi, crush between hands, rub locally.
(Receipts: Babongo, in the zone of collect: Mouroumba, Sindara et Mamanéya)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : diabu / badiabu
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 Chenopodium ambrosioides , VO.
H(051) paludism, whole plant of Chenopodium ambrosioides associated with Dichrocephala integrifolia, decoction, bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Forest-savannah contact zone, Andom village, East region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 61
Author(s) : Bhat , RB.
Title : Medicinal plants and traditional practices of Xhosa people in the Transkei region of Eastern Cape, South Africa Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge. Vol. 13 (2), pp. 292-298, April 2014
Symptoms : H(039)
Recipes : H(039) insecticide, decoction of crushed seeds of Chenopodium ambrosioides used as insecticide
H(095) young leaves used as wild vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Transkei)
Vernacular name : imbikicane (Xhosa), wild spinach (English)
Reference HC 13b
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.II. Angiosperms (Capparidaceae to Ebenaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 25, 3, 339 - 359, (1989)
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000), powdered dried plant is mixed with grains as a pesticide, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : mdiwasoko (Chagga)
Reference HD 11
Author(s) : Dhetchuvi, M.- M. & J. Lejoly
Title : Contribution à la connaissance des plantes médicinales du Nord-Est du Zaïre. Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23 b, 991 - 1006, (1990)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal helminthiasis, stem with leaves with flowers of Chenopodium ambrosioides, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 12b
Author(s) : Desta, B.
Title : Ethiopian traditional herbal drugs.Part II: Antimicrobial activity of 63 medicinal plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp.129 - 139, (1993)
Symptoms : H(173)
Recipes : H(173), leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : amedmado
Reference HD 13
Author(s) : Disengomoka, I. & P. Delaveau
Title : Medicinal plants used for child's respiratory diseases in Zaire. Part I. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 8, pp. 257 - 263, (1983) Medicinal plants used for child's respiratory diseases in Zaire. Part II. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 8, pp. 265 - 277, (1983) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874183900636
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082), child astma, head covered over the boiling pot containing leaves, vapors inhaled
H(082), child astma, rub the body vigorously with triturated leaves
H(082), leaves + flowers, grinded, juice , VO., 1 tea spoon, 2X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : nkaya misob (Kiyanzi), teta (Kikongo)
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(001), H(004), H(006), H(031), H(046), H(051), H(068), H(113), H(126)
Recipes : H(001) inflammation of the conjunctiva, juice of leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, 1 drop in each eye, morning and evening
H(004), leaves of Chenopodium., to pound + palm oil, local application, faire un bandage during 2 days
H(006), stems with leaves of Chenopodium., to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, in the rectum; childs, 100 ml. ; adults 300 ml., during some days
H(031, 5), stitch in the side, leaves of Chenopodium, triture, + palm oil, local frictions
H(046, 6), pounded leaves of Chenopodium., to dilute (H2O), to filter, in the rectum, 100 ml.
H(051) fever, paludism, leaves of Spondias mombim of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Lantana camara of Persea americana, decoction (H2O), VO. + steam bath
H(051) fever, paludism, childs, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Markhamia sessilis of Aframomum stipulatum of Landolphia lanceolata of Musa sapientum, barks of Millettia laurentii, to pound + 10 l. H2O, to heat by the sunl, 1 X / day
H(051) fever, paludism, stems with leaves of Chenopodium., to pound 200 ml. H2O, to filter, VO., 2 X / day ; childs, 50 ml. ; adults, 100 ml.
H(051) fever, paludism, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Bidens pilosa, to grind + palm oil, frictions on the body
H(051) fever, paludism, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Citrus aurantifolia, maceration (H2O), to wash the body
H(051, 2) fever, paludism, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Ocimum gratissimum, maceration (H2O), to wash the body
H(051) fever, paludism, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Sparganophorus sparganophora, fruits of of Buchholzia coriacea, maceration (H2O), to wash the body
H(051) fever, paludism, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Dacryodes edulis, Ocimum gratissimum of Perses americana, decoction (H2O), steam bath 3 X / day
H(068, 5) helminthiasis, pounded leaves of Chenopodium. + 150 ml H2O, to filter, VO. ; childs, 1 coffee spoon ; adults, 100 ml.
H(113) rheumatism, stems with leaves of Chenopodium, to pound, local frictions
H(126, 2), stems with leaves of Chenopodium, maceration (H2O), VO. ; childs, 1 coffee spoon ; adults, 100 ml., during some days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 21
Author(s) : de Wet, H. , M.N. Nkwanyana, S.F. van Vuuren
Title : Medicinal plants used for the treatment of diarrhoea in northern Maputaland, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology, volume 130, pp. 284–289, (2010) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110003041
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008, 4) diarrhoea. Chenopodium ambrosioides is used mainly for children. The whole plant is crushed and mixed with cold, warm or hot water. The infusion is administered orally or anally. Orally, 60 ml two times a day, until the diarrhoea subsides.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northen Maputaland, KwaZulu-Natal Province)
Vernacular name : unukani, ikhambi
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(068), H(099), H(104), H(112), H(125), H(166)
Recipes : H(068) vermifuge, H(099) chorea, H(104) stomachic, H(112) abortive, H(125) varicella, H(166) spasm
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : ambroisine, herbe pipi-botryx (Creole)
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(051), H(092), H(137), H(157)
Recipes : H(051) child, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, RNS., unction
H(092), leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(137) uterus, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, infusion (H2O), in vagina
H(157), H(188), leaves of Chenopodium., friction
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Chenopodium., to dry, fumigation
H(201), whole plant of Ocimum canum, seeds of Ricinus communis of Chenopodium ambrosioidespowder, to snuff
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 14
Author(s) : Goossens, V.
Title : Catalogue des plantes du jardin botanique d'Eala (Congo Belge) Ministère des colonies, direction de l'agriculture, V. Goossens Bruxelles: Imprimerie industrielle et financière, 179 p., (1924)
Symptoms : H(068), H(116), H(166)
Recipes : H(068, H(116), H(166), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo) (Mongo region)
Vernacular name : thé du Mexique
Reference HG 1k
Author(s) : Gachathi, F.N.
Title : Kikuyu botanical dictionary of plant names and uses. Publication supported by GTZ , (1989)The print shop, P.O. Box 24576, Nairobi.
Symptoms : H(117)
Recipes : H(117), gall , leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 20
Author(s) : Gurib-Fakim, Ameenah, Joseph Guého
Title : Plantes médicinales de l'île Rodrigues Stanley, Rose-Hill. Editions de l'océan indien - Université de Maurice (Réduit) , 580 p. (1994) (ISBN 99903-0-171-9)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) vermifuge, juice of leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides mixed with castor oil, VO
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island
Vernacular name : herbe botrice, bautrice, thé du Mexique, herbe pipi
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(000), H(008), H(028z), H(040), H(082), H(104)
Recipes : H(000) general pain, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, directly VO.
H(008) diarrhoea, directly VO.
H(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Xylopia aethiopica of Milletia versicolor of Ocimum gratissimum
H(028z) gynaecological disorder, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Chromolaena odorata of Ocimum gratissimum for enema
H(040) backache and H(113) rheumatic pain, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Milletia versicolor of Ocimum gratissimum of Persea americana, steam bath
H(051) fever, roots of Cyperus sp. with Xylopia aethiopica and Monodora myristica, Chenopodium ambrosioides for enema
- H(051) paludism, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Monodora myristica of Ocimum gratissimum for enema
H(051) fever, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Cyperus sp. of Xylopia aethiopica of Monodora myristica for enema
H(082) respiratory disease, infusion of leaves, VO.
H(104) abdominal pain, leaves, for enema
Region : West Africa
Country : northern Angola
Vernacular name : nkavua (Kikongo), Santa Maria (Portuguese)
Reference HH 02
Author(s) : Hecketswei
Title : Congo (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(003), H(005), H(012)
Recipes : H(003), H(005),H(012)), leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(099)
Recipes : H(099), nervous confusion, roots, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
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(000), H(006) + H(104), H(076)
Recipes : H(000) (amakiro : the fever that attacks pregnant women), cold infusion
H(006) + H(104) abdominal pain, leaves, stems, fruit, infusion : VO. thrice per day
H(076) mouth sores, the whole plant: pounded; rub on
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe Baganda, district of Entebe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 2k
Author(s) : Hedberg, I. & F. Staugärd
Title : Traditional medicine in Botswana. Traditional medicinal plants.The Nordic school of public health, 324 p., (1989) Ipelegeng Publischers.
Symptoms : H(055), H(098)
Recipes : H(098) disturbed sleep, ONS., RNS.
H(055),ONS., RNS., enema
H(104) childs, colics , ONS., RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : Botswana
Vernacular name : motlhatabadimo
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(051), H(068), H(099), H(104)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(068) intestinal helminthiasis, H(099) epilepsy, H(104) abdominal pains, tops, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioïdes, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(171)
Recipes : H(171), ONS of Chenopodium ambrosioides, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 0k
Author(s) : Kakudidi, E.K.Z., H. Oryem-Origa, R. Bukenya-Ziraba & A.B. Katende
Title : Rwenzori mountain forest non-timber products and people, 732 -735, (1996) The Biodiversity of African Plants.Proceedings14 th AETFATCongress.Wageningen, The Netherlands, 22 - 27 augustus 1994. Edited by J.G. van der Maesen, X.M. van der Burgt & J.M. van Medenbach de Rooy.Kluwer Academic Publishers, 861 p., (1996)
Symptoms : H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(104) stomach, H(113), ONS. of Chenopodium ambrosioides, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 19
Author(s) : Kalanda, K. , M. Ataholo & B. Ilumbe
Title : Contribution à la connaissance des plantes médicinales du Haut Zaïre: plantes antihémorroidaires de Kisangani. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 9, n° 1, 51 - 58, (1995)
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094), + Euphorbia hirta, leaves, paste, pellets in anus during 1 week
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (region of Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 20
Author(s) : Kalanda, K. & W. D. Omasombo
Title : Contribution à la connaissance des plantes médicinales du Haut Zaïre: plantes utilisées dans le traitement des maux d'estomac dans la ville de Kisangani. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 9, n° 1, 59 - 69, (1995)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach, dry leaves, pounded, maceration in 2 glas H20, filter, VO, 1 glas morning and evening / 5 day
H(104, 3) stomach, fresh leaves, juice, warm up softly, VO, 5 à 10 drops in milk + sugar, 2 à 3 x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (region of Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
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, whole plant, decoction (H2O) (H2O)(H2O)(H2O)or maceration, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves, decoction (H2O) (H2O)(H2O)(H2O)or maceration, VO.
H(051) paludism, Hymenocardia acida, Aframomum sp., Vitex madiensis, Annona senegalensis, Chenopodium ambrosioides, leaves, decoction (H2O), VO., prevention
H(051) paludism, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Capsicum frutescens fruits pounded, maceration, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : musudi - sudi
Reference HK 39a
Author(s) : Kisangau, D. P., H. VM Lyaruu, K.M. Hosea, C.C. Joseph
Title : Use of traditional medicines in the management of HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections in Tanzania: a case in the Buhkoba rural district. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine Volume 3 : 29 (2007)
Symptoms : H(014), H(043)
Recipes : H(014) herpes simplex, H(043) cryptococcal menengitis, leaves, RNS. (opportunistic infection from HIV/AIDS)
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Buhkoba rural district)
Vernacular name : mwitango
Reference HK 44
Author(s) : Kling, H.
Title : Die Sieketrooster. Van de Sandt de Villiers, Cape Town. (1923) From references HV 51, HS 32
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) vermifuge; leaf juice for stomach acid
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name : hondepisbossie (Cape Dutch language)
Reference HK 53
Author(s) : Kayode, J, L. Aleshinloye and O. E. Ige
Title : Ethnomedicinal Use of Plant Species in Ijesa Land of Osun State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 164-170. (2008) http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/ijesa.htm
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(005) oedema, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ijesa Land of Osun State)
Vernacular name : arunpale
Reference HK 54
Author(s) : Kamatenesi, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa, A. Acipa
Title : Medicinal plants of Otwal and Ngai Sub Counties in Oyam District, Nothern Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2011), 7:7 doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-7-7
Symptoms : H(018), H(099)
Recipes : H(018) headache, crushed roots of Chenopodium ambrosioides mixed in hot H2O, steam inhaled, heated leaves placed on face
H(099) epilepsy, crushed roots mixed in hot H2O, steam inhaled, extract drunk 25ml twice a day, applied on skin cuts
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Uganda (Oyam District)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(068), H(097x)
Recipes : H(068) dewormers, ONS. of Chenopodium ambrosioides, RNS
H(097x) vaginal infection, ONS, RNS., suppository form
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable
Reference HK 59
Author(s) : Kwenzi-Mikala. J. (Prof.) & S. Mbadinga (Dr.)
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelles chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué ) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) Programme : Société-Nature chez les Pygmées du Gabon. (UNESCO publication) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(068), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, decoction of leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides with the leaves of ndzandzi with lemongrass + sugar, VO
H(104) stomach pain, crush the leaves with H2O, VO.
H(113) feet and ankles joint pain , mix the leaves with those of ndzandzi, crush and rub between hands several times on the painful area (recipes Babongo)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : diabu / badiabu
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(004), H(052), H(068), H(099), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) wound, pounded leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides in dressing
H(052) hyperthermia, pounded leaves of Ocimum basilicum of Chenopodium ambrosioides, associated with palm oil in friction (on the head, chest and back)
H(068) ascariasis, macerated fresh leaves VO or enema
H(099) epilepsy maceration of the leafy twigs, enema , adult : 1 small dose (+/_ 1/4 liter) . child :20 à 30 ml.
H(104) pain in the subgastric region , macerated leaves, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (City of Ingende, of Bosobolo, of Bumba, Town of Mbandaka, Gemena (Bowase, Bogbayala))
Vernacular name : ititi yolia (Lomongo), ititiyoliya (Lonkundo), munganga, seli (Ngwaka), nkanga bakishi (Lubala), bolia (Makutu)
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(009), H(037), H(046), H(050), H(051), H(068), H(094), H(103), H(108), H(113)
Recipes : H(009) pancreatic inflammation (saliva, urine and eyes taking the orange color) (ndulu), crushing the plant of Chenopodium ambrosioides to extract a liquid that we drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. Do not add water.
H(037) cough, H(050) flatulence, H(108) cold and H(068) intestinal worms, drink an infusion of leaves macerated of Chenopodium ambrosioides
H(037) cough, crushing the plants of Ocimum minimum and of Chenopodium ambrosioides; crushing the plant to extract a liquid that we drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day. This remedy for adults and children.
H(037) cough, pound the following plants : Ocimum gratissimum, Allium sativum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Bryophyllum bipinnatum, Cymbopogon citratus, Lantana camara. Mix with some water, squeeze and drink the liquid obtained, 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. Warning : This remedy for adults only who suffer from severe coughing.
H(046) measles, pounded leafy stems soaked in H2O, enema
H(051) fever and pain, pounded leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides applying to the body with fever
H(068) wormer, leafy stem crushed and diluted in some water , enema early in the morning
H(068) hookworm (nioka-nkawu), decoction of the following plants : Garcinia kola pilé (seeds), Chenopodium ambrosioides, Clematis vitalba, Ocimum basilicum. sift and drink the liquid obtained, ½ bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of not eating of lemons and orange, or drink alcohol. .
H(082) asthma, leaves or leafy stems , decoction, steam-bath.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound together the following plants : barks of Mangifera indica and of Newbouldia laevis and Chenopodium ambrosioides. Macerating the mixture in water and sift, then drink ½ bamboo glass, 2 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, decoction of the following plants : Newbouldia laevis (roots), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (leaves), Vitex madiensis (leaves), Bridelia ferruginea (barks), Ocimum grattissimum, Chenopodium ambrosioïdes, Boerhavia diffusa (rhizomes). Put in a basin and rectal bath. Then purging, 1 bamboo glass per day.
H(103) gingivitis or H(103) tooth decay with swelling (ngulungambaki), pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of plants below : Ocimum gratissimum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Gossypium barbadense (leaves) ; drink the liquid sifted , ½ glass, 2 times per day. It should be kept in the mouth a quantity of the product still hot 3 times per day. Do not swallow.
H(113) rheumatism, pound the following plants : Aframomum alboviolaceum (stems), Heinsia crinita (roots), Securidaca longenpedunculuta, Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Milicia excelsa (leaves), Ocimum grattissimum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Sansevieria bracteata (leaves). Mix and decoction in palm wine or sugarcane ; press and sift then add a bit of traditional salt Rub the sick members, 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nkasi kindongo, kila nioka (Kikongo), kata makusu (Kisonge), mwene misobo (Kiyansi), mudia nioka, kuninuki (Kipende), dinkanga bakishi (Tshiluba)
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(006)
Recipes : H(006), leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, maceration, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HL 15
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, H. Yineger
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Mana Angetu District, southeastern Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , Volume 4 : 10 (2008) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/4/1/10 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) dandruff (forofori), dry leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, crush
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : ajo (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HL 23
Author(s) : Lawal, I. O., N. E. Uzokwe, D. O. Ladipo, I. O. Asinwa, & A. B. I. Igboanugo
Title : Ethnophytotherapeutic information for the treatment of high blood pressure among the people of Ilugun, Ilugun area of Ogun State, south-west Nigeria African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(4). pp.222-226, May, 2009 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp/PDF/%20pdf2009/May/Lawal%20et%20al.pdf
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151, 5) hypertension, decoction of the leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides and taken orally, once at night during 10 days
Region : West Africa
Country : South-west Nigeria (Ilugun area of Ogun State)
Vernacular name : arunpale
Reference HL 24
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa, P. Van Damme
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used for human ailments in Ankober District, North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:63 ( 2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/63 + Additional fil
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) evil eye, fresh leaves of Chenopodium ambroisoides, crush and sniff the freshly crushed part
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : abir (Amharic)
Reference HM 0k
Author(s) : Magilu, M., M. Mbuyi & M.B. Ndjele
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées chez les Pygmées (Mbute) pour combattrre le paludisme dans la zone de Mambasa, Ituri, Zaïre, 741 -746, (1996). The Biodiversity of African Plants.Proceedings14 th AETFATCongress.Wageningen, The Netherlands, 22 - 27 augustus 1994.Edited by J.G. van der Maesen, X.M. van der Burgt & J.M. van Medenbach de Rooy.Kluwer Academic Publishers, 861 p., (1996)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves, twigs with flowers and fruits, pounded, massage and pasta in nostrils
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HM 31
Author(s) : Maregesi, S. M., O.D. Ngassapa, L. Pieters, A.J. Vlietinck
Title : Ethnopharmacological suvey of the Bunda district, Tanzania: Plants used to treat infectious diseases. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 113, pp. 457 - 470 (2007)
Symptoms : H(014), H(038), H(068)
Recipes : H(014, 6) thrush, H(038) vaginal ulcer, shoots of Chenopodium ambrosioides are grounded, soaked in warm H2O, mouth wash for thrush + VO. - douched for vagunal ulcer
H(068) tapeworm, leaves are soaked in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Bunda district)
Vernacular name : injaga-yabekwabi (Jita), nemu ya Masai (Sukuma)
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(201), H(202)
Recipes : H(201) lucky charm, H(201) for making soap, the leaves of Dysphania ambrosioides are applied topically.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Muleba District)
Vernacular name : orwita marago/Kaitamarogo (Kikuku)
Reference HM 64
Author(s) : Moteetee, A. , B-E .Van Wyk
Title : The medical ethnobotany of Lesotho: a review Bothalia 41,1: 209–228 (2011)
Symptoms : H(104), H(108)
Recipes : H(108) colds and H(104) stomach ache, infusion of plant Chenopodium ambrosioides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name : setla-bocha
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(008), H(051), H(099)
Recipes : H(008), H(051), H(051) paludism, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, to pound, maceration (H2O), enema
H(099) epilepsy, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, to grind, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : kisolosolo (Swahili, bananga (Kiboa), lisolosolo (Aluba), timolo (Topoke)
Reference HN 07
Author(s) : Ngalamulume Tshiamuene, J. Paulus s.j., M. Kabeya, L. Nlandus & K. Kizika
Title : Plantes médicinales à usage domestique cultivées dans deux quartiers de Kinshasa. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 9, n° 2, 9 - 14, (1995)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 37), H(051, 37) paludism, (37 recolection site on 402), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kinshasa)
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(068)
Recipes : H(068), roots, infusion, V.O.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : papaya
Reference HN 16
Author(s) : Ndukwu, B.C. and N.B.Ben-Nwadibia
Title : Ethnomedicinal aspects of plants used as spices and condiments in the Niger delta area of Nigeria Leaflets Journal on WWW : http://www.siu.edu/~ebl/leaflets/niger.htm
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113), the paste of the pods of Tetrapleura tetraptera mixed with the roots of Citrus lemon, Olax subscorpiodes, Chenopodium ambrosioides and the bulb of Allium ascalonicum in treatment of rheumatism
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HN 25
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N., R. W. Bussmann, B. Gemmill, L.E. Newton & V. W. Ngumi
Title : Utilisation of weed species as sources of traditional medicines in central Kenya. Lyonia, Volume 7 (2), pp. 71-87, (december 2004)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (central province) (Kikuyu people)
Vernacular name : iganjo (Kikuyu)
Reference HN 28
Author(s) : Nnomo, R.D. , I.R. Tchouamo & J.Y. Pinta
Title : Apiphytothérapie à base du miel au Cameroun Ethnopharmacologia, n° 44, (december 2009)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) internal parasitism, crushed leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides in 1 l H2O + 10 soup spoons of honey, VO. 1 glass on an empty stomach every morning
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(068), H(116), H(166)
Recipes : H(068) anthelmintic, H(116) emmenagogue, H(166) antispasmodic, leaves decoction of Chenopodium ambrosioides
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : nkasa ndongo, thé du mexique (Kikongo and Kiyombe)
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(068)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, plant of Chenopodium ambrosioides in decoction
Region : Madagascar
Country : North Madagascar
Vernacular name : taimborotsiloza (Antakarana), akatasoavaly, bemaimbo, tetrolokoloko (Malgache ), vers, thé du Mexique (French), mexican tea, wormweed (English)
Reference HP 01
Author(s) : Pousset, J.-L.
Title : Plantes médicinales africaines. Utilisation pratique. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 156 p., (1989) http://data.cameroun-foret.com/system/files/18_17_32.pdf
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves, top of stems with fruits of Chenopodium ambrosioide, infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(046), H(051), H(068), H(068), H(090), H(100), H(104), H(143), H(166)
Recipes : H(046), H(068), H(068) tenia, H(104), H(143), ONS., RNS.
H(051), oil, RNS.
H(090), stems, leaves, RNS.
H(100) syph., leaves, RNS.
H(166), stems, leaves, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HP 05
Author(s) : Polygenis - Bigendako, M.-J.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle au Burundi occidental. Thèse présentée en vue de l'obtention du grade de Docteur en sciences, année acad. 1989 - 1990, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 352 p., (1990)
Symptoms : H(068), H(051), H(108)
Recipes : H(051, 1), leaves, expression H2O, VO.
H(051, 1), leaves, expression H2O, enema
H(068, 2), leaves, expression H2O, VO.
H(068, 2), leaves, expression H2O, enema
H(108, 1), leaves, expression H2O, VO.
H(108, 1), leaves, expression H2O, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : kabugwe (Kirundi)
Reference HP 12
Author(s) : Pappe, L.
Title : Pappe, L., 1847. A List South African Indigenous Plants Used as Remedies by the Colonists of the Cape of Good Hope. O.I. Pike, Cape Town. Pappe, L., 1850. Florae Capensis Medicae Prodromus. A.S. Robertson, Cape Town. Pappe, L., 1857. Florae Capensis Medicae Prodromus, 2nd ed. W. Britain Press, Cape Town. From references HV 09, HV 51
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) vermifuge; leaf juice for stomach acid
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name : hondepisbossie (Cape Dutch language)
Reference HP 2k
Author(s) : Pernet, R.
Title : Les plantes médicinales malgaches.Catalogue de nos connaissances chimiques et pharmaceutiques. Mémoires de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar. Série B, Tome 8, 217 - 303, (1957)
Symptoms : H(045), H(051), H(068), H(112)
Recipes : H(068), small intestinal worms, , whole plant, RNS.
H(045), H(051), H(112), RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : akatasavola, taimborontsiloza, tetrolokolona.
Reference HP 54
Author(s) : Phillips, E.P.
Title : A contribution to the flora of the Leribe Plateau and environs . Annals of the South African Museum16: 1–379 . (1917) From: The medical ethnobotany of Lesotho: a review. Bothalia 41,1: 209–228 (2011)
Symptoms : H(104), H(108)
Recipes : H(108) colds and H(104) stomach ache, infusion of plant Chenopodium ambrosioides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name : setla-bocha
Reference HR 05
Author(s) : Rasoanaivo, P., A. Petitjean, S. Ratsimamanga-Urverg & A. Rakoto-Ratsimamanga
Title : Medicinal plants used to treat malaria in Madagascar. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 37, pp. 117 - 127, (1992) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1434686
Symptoms : H(051), H(127)
Recipes : H(051), H(127), stems, leaves, decoction (H2O) or inhalation
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HR 06
Author(s) : Rabenoro, C.
Title : Recherches sur quelques Myrsinacées de Madagascar. Thèse pour l'obtention du diplôme de Docteur de l'Université de Paris (Pharmacie), Décembre 1949. Imprimerie R. Foulon, 29 rue Deparcieux, Paris, 138 p., (1949)
Symptoms : H(046)
Recipes : H(046), by Merina tribe, steam bath of infusion of Chenopodium ambrosioides + VO. infusion of Vernonia appendiculata + Maesa emiirnensis
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not registered
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 :
Recipes : H(068) vermifuge, stems with leaves, infusion, VO.
H(068) internal parasitism, bulb, in rectum, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (North region)
Vernacular name : taimborotsiloza
Reference HR 18
Author(s) : Razafindraibe, M., A. R.Kuhlman, H. Rabarison, V. Rakotoarimanana, C.Rajeriarison, N. Rakotoarivelo, T.Randrianarivony, F. Rakotoarivony, R. Ludovic, A. Randrianasolo, R. W. Bussmann
Title : Medicinal plants used by women from Agnalazaha littoral forest (Southeastern Madagascar) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/73
Symptoms : H(027), H(068), H(124)
Recipes : H(027) placental apposition, H(068) parasites, H(124) nosebleeds, entire plant of Chenopodium ambrosioides, RNS. (Medicinal plants used by women mainly near and around Agnalazaha littoral forest)
Region : Madagascar
Country : Southeastern Madagascar (Agnalazaha Forest)
Vernacular name : taimboritsiloza
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(113)
Recipes : H(113), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Equator)
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(201)
Recipes : H(201, 3) charms, bewitchment, leaves decoction of Chenopodium ambrosioides, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : katta dogo
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(157)
Recipes : H(157) convulsion, leaves juice of Chenopodium ambrosioides, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : fulunfu (Babungo)
Reference HS 44
Author(s) : Sequeira, V.
Title : Medicinal plants and conservation in Sao Tome Biodiversity and Conservation 3, 910-926 (1994)
Symptoms : H(068), H(108), H(139)
Recipes : H(068) worm, seeds of Monodora myristica + Chenopodium ambrosoides + Carica papaya + garlic + cane spirit; administer one spoonful a day
H(068) worm, leaf infusion or eat with salt
H(108) colds, H(139) impotence, roots of Ageratum conyzoides + Chenopodium ambrosoides; infusion, VO.
Region : Sao Tome
Country : Sao Tome
Vernacular name : matruso
Reference HS 51
Author(s) : Sobiecki, J.F.
Title : A review of plants used in divination in southern Africa and their psychoactive effects Southern African Humanities, Vol. 20 , Pages 333–351, December, 2008 Pietermaritzburg
Symptoms : H(099), H(167z)
Recipes : H(167z) psychoactive effects leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides used by South African diviners in a mixture that is burnt to invoke the ancestors ebaso and can be used as a snuff that has an intoxicating action Tsonga
H Leaves are used as medicines in Zimbabwe for madness and convulsions
H(167z) psychoactive effects Chenopodium ambrosioides Used in rainmaking rituals together with other psychoactive plants such as Datura stramonium Land Avonia rhodesica NEBr GDRowleyTswana [8]
H(167z) psychoactive effects Avonia rhodesica Used in rainmaking rituals together with other psychoactive plants such as Datura stramonium and Chenopodium ambrosioidesTswana
Region : Southern Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : tlhatlhabadimo (Tsonga)
Reference HT 12
Author(s) : Tchouano, I.R., J.P. Kebou, J.Y. Pinta & G. Ramanantsoavina
Title : Etude de plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle dans la localité de Foto (Ouest-Cameroun). Ethnopharmacologia, n° 22, 33 - 45, (1998) Bulletin de la société française d'ethnopharmacologie et de la société européenne d'ethnopharmacologie
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), ONS. of Chenopodium ambrosioides, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon
Vernacular name : nvengmemmya
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(013), H(041), H(068), H(104), H(125), H(143)
Recipes : H(068) vermif., juice plant, leaves, end of stems with flowers, RNS.
H(068) vermif., H(104), H(125), H(166) in case of nervous disorder , a part of juice of plant, a part of castor oil + sugar, RNS.
H(013) + H(041), gangrenous ulcers, ONS., powder, RNS.
H(112)high dosis, ONS., powder, RNS.
H(116), ONS., powder, RNS.
H(143), ONS. stem bath
(registered from references HT 20 - 4, HT 20 - 6, HT 20 - 13)
Region : Madagascar, Reunion, Mauritius
Country : Madagascar, Mauritius, Reunion
Vernacular name : taimborontsilozo
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(036), H(051), H(157), H(201)
Recipes : H(036) vertigo, H(157) convulsion, H(201) bad spirits, infusion of leaves of Chenopodium., baths
H(051) fever, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, steam bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name : kafunya
Reference HT 29
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S.
Title : Herbal medicines used in the treatment of malaria in Budiope county, Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 116, pp. 33-42 (2008)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 6) paludism, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioïdes, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Budiope country
Vernacular name : kawuna wuna (Lusoga)
Reference HT 36
Author(s) : Telefo, P.B. , L.L. Lienou, M.D. Yemele, M.C. Lemfack, C. Mouokeu, C.S. Goka, S.R. Tagne, F.P. Moundipa
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for the treatment of female infertility in Baham, Cameroon Journal of Ethnopharmacology ,136, 178–187, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/03788741/136/1
Symptoms : H(026), H(033), H(199)
Recipes : H(033) femal infertility, barks of Pepperonia sp., roots of Alium cepa of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosoides, decoction in red wine + H2O, 1 glass / Day during 90 days; this treatment also for horns gulps, H(026) painful menstruations, H(199) sexually transmitted infections
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Baham region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HV 04
Author(s) : Verguin, J.
Title : Vingt plantes médicinales du Bas-Mangoky (Côte ouest de Madagascar) Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 3, 412 - 414, (1956)
Symptoms : H(006), H(068), H(197)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(068) vermifuge, infusion of leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, VO.
H(197) closure of fontanelles, leaves pounded into a poultice on the head
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : taimbusuluza
Reference HV 51
Author(s) : Van Wyk, B.-E.
Title : A review of Khoi-San and Cape Dutch medical ethnobotany. Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume 119, pp.331–341 (2008)
Symptoms : H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(068) vermifuge; leaf juice of Chenopodium ambrosioides for H(104) stomach acid (South African plant with a wide distribution that is also traditionally used in the Sotho and Nguni cultures) from Pappe (1850); (1857); from Kling (1923) reference to be found in HV 51_van Wyk
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa ((from Namaqualand to the Eastern Cape)
Vernacular name : hondepisbossie (Africaans)
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(004), H(051), H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(004) wound after vaccination, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, local application
H(051), paludism child, H(068), aerian part of Chenopodium., to grind (H2O), to filter, enema
H(100) (mwanamimba), aerian part of Chenopodium., to pound, maceration (H2O), VO. + enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HY 03
Author(s) : Yemoa A.L., J.D. Gbenou, R.C Johnson., J.G. Djego, C.S Zinsou, M.Moudachirou, J. Quetin-Leclercq , A. Bigot., F. Portaels
Title : Identification et étude phytochimique de plantes utilisées dans le traitement traditionnel de l'ulcère de Buruli au Bénin Bulletin de la Société Française d'Ethnopharmacologie et de la Société Européenne d'Ethnopharmacologie. Numéro 42 Décembre 2008, pp 50 - 57
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013, 1) Buruli ulcerus, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, decoction, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Zou district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference J1 Nord
Author(s) : Jouad, H., M. Haloui, H.Rhiouani, J.El-Hilaly & M. Eddouks
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used for the treatment of diabetes, cardiac and renal diseases in the North centre of Morocco (Fez-Boulemane). Table 1 Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 77, pp. 175 - 182 ((2001)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 8) diabetes, flowers, leaves, RNS.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (region of Fez-Boulemane)
Vernacular name : mkhinza
Reference L2 Nord
Author(s) : Lahsissene, H., A. Kahouadjia, M. Tijane & S. Hseini
Title : Catalogue des plantes médicinales utilisées dans la région de Zaër (Maroc occidental) LEJEUNIA, Revue de Botanique, Nouvelle série N° 186_2, Décembre 2009 http://www.scribd.com/doc/57709703/Lejeunia-186-2
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(018) migraine, H(051) fever, H(104) gastrointestinal disorders, the whole plant of Chenopodium ambrosioides, decoction
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (Western)
Vernacular name : mkhinza (Arabic), ansérine (French)
Reference M4 Nord
Author(s) : Mezianne, M.
Title : Origine de la médecine traditionnelle marocaine: Enquête sur le terrain dans la région d'Oujda. Thèse pour le diplôme d'état de docteur en pharmacie. Présentée et soutenue publiquement le 30 juin 2003 à la faculté de pharmacie. Université de Nantes
Symptoms : H(037), H(068), H(082), H(116), H(135), H(166), H(171x)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(068) wormer, H(082) asthma, H(116) promote the menses, H(135) digestive, H(166) spasm, H(171x) hypoglycemic, ONS. of Chenopodium ambrosioides (the leaves are the basis of drugs, the other parts in a lesser degree) , RNS (infusion or decoction for the hard parts of the plant)
Region : North Africa
Country : Morocoo (Oujda region)
Vernacular name : mkhinza (Arabic), ansérine (French)
Reference S1 Nord
Author(s) : Sarri, M., N. Hendel, A. Boudjelal and D. Sarri
Title : Inventory of medicinal plants used for traditional treatment of eczema in the region of Hodna (M'Sila-Algeria) GJRMI, Volume 1, Issue4, 97 - 100 ( 2012) http://www.gjrmi.com/Upload/Issue4/Madani%20Sari%20et%20al.%20GJRMI%201%284%29%2097-100.pdf
Symptoms : H(006), H(051), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104) gastrointestinal pain, intestinal bloating, H(068) ascaris, decoction of tiges and of leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides
H(051) fever, jus of leaves fraîches of Chenopodium ambrosioides mélangé avec le jus d’orange
H(051) fever, cataplasm en leaves
Region : North Africa
Country : Marocco, Kenitra town
Vernacular name : anserine (French), mkhinza (Arabic)
Reference S3 Nord
Author(s) : Salhi, S.,M. Fadli, L. Zidane & A. Douira
Title : Etudes floristique et ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales de la ville de Kénitra (Maroc) Lazaroa 31: 133-146 (2010).
Symptoms : H(050), H(051), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(050) intestinal bloating, H(104) gastrointestinal pain, H(068) intestinal parasites (ascaridiose), decoction of leaves and stems of Chenopodium ambrosioides
H(051) fever, fresh leaf juice mixed with orange juice or sheets poultice
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (Kenitra town)
Vernacular name : mkhinza
Reference T2 Nord
Author(s) : Tahraoui, A., J., El-Hilaly, Z.H. Israili, B. Lyoussi
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of plants used in the traditional treatment of hypertension and diabetes in south-eastern Moroco (Errachidia province). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 110, pp. 105 - 117 (2007)
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151, 11), leaves and flowers of Chenopodium ambrosioides, fresh juice and infusion
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (Errachidia province)
Vernacular name : mhinza
Reference VB 02
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms : V(025), V(036), V(039), V(201)
Recipes : Vb(025,1), compress pulp leaves on ganglions
Vb(031,1), stems, leaves, juice, VO. + drops in the nose
Vb(035,1), leaves, juice, VO.
Vb(201), leaves, stems, lick the powder + salt
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : akanukanyi (Kirundi) umutundura
Reference VB 19
Author(s) : Balagizi Karhagomba, I. & F. Ntumba Kayembe
Title : Plantes utilisées dans le traitement des helminthoses gastro-intestinales des petits ruminants dans le groupement d'Irhambi-Katana (Région du Bushi, Province du Sud-Kivu, Rép. Dém. du Congo). Recherches africaines, n°1, 90 - 99, 1 juillet 1998.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vc(068), Vo(068), roots + leaves of Ageratum conyzoides , crush, maceration H2O, filter, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (region of Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : mugunduzimu (Shi)
Reference VD 03
Author(s) : Defour, G.
Title : Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms : V(005), V(027), V(035), V(068), V(076), V(086)
Recipes : V(005) brucellosis, ONS., RNS.
V(027) prevention of abortion, ONS., RNS.
V(035) theileriosis, leaves, RNS.
V(068) anthelmintic, maceration of pounded leaves with " kahyole", RNS.
Vb(076) glossitis (ivinja) , cataplasm on vein
V(086) ganglions (bibagaliro), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : mugunduzimu (shi)
Reference VG 02
Author(s) : Glover, P.E., J. Stewart & M.D. Gwynne
Title : Masai and Kipsigis notes on East african plants, Part III - Medicinal uses of plants. East african agricultural and forestry journal, 32, 2, 200 - 207, (1966)
Symptoms : V(005), V(013)
Recipes : Vb(005), pounded leaves, infusion, VO.
Vb(013), pounded leaves, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VH 15
Author(s) : Hutchings A., Lewis G. and Cunningham A
Title : Zulu Medicinal Plants: An Inventory (Paperback). University of Natal Press. Pietermeritzburg. (1996) From reference VD 17, HP 50, VM 18
Symptoms : V(091), V(091)
Recipes : Vc(091), Vo(091) decoctions made from Chenopodium album mixed with Chenopodium ambrosioides administered to goats and sheep for anaemia
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VK 08
Author(s) : Kasonia, K., M. Ansay, N. Basegere, P. Gustin, S. Kaba, M. Katsongeri & M. Matamba
Title : Note d'ethnopharmacologie vétérinaire en cas de verminoses, diarrhée, coprostase et météorisme au Kivu et Kibali-Ituri (Zaïre). Tropicultura, Vol. 9, n° 4, 169 - 172, (1991)
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 2 ), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu & Kibali-Ituri )
Vernacular name : kalewalewa (Kinande) et (Swahili), umwisheke (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VK 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 : V(078)
Recipes : Vb(078,2 ), in the neck of calf , infusion pounded leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference VO 15
Author(s) : Okombe Embeya, V.
Title : Activité antihelminthique de la poudre d’écorce de racine de Vitex thomasii De Wild (Verbenaceae) sur Haemonchus contortus chez la chèvre. Thèse présentée en vue de l’obtention du grade d’Agrégé en Médecine Vétérinaire Université de Lubumbashi. Faculté de Médecine Vétérinaire- 2011, 242 p http://tel.archives-ouvertes.fr/tel-00799960
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : V(068, 2) gastrointestinal parasites, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, pound, maceration, 1-2 glasses per day per os for 2 to 3 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Katanga province)
Vernacular name : lufwa nyoki
Reference VP 2k
Author(s) : Pernet, R.
Title : Les plantes médicinales malgaches.Catalogue de nos connaissances chimiques et pharmaceutiques. Mémoires de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar.Série B, Tome 8, 217 - 303, (1957)
Symptoms : V(045), V(051), V(068), V(112)
Recipes : Vv(068), whole plant, RNS.
Vv(045), Vv(051), Vv(112), this plant is also renowned febrifuge, antiseptic and abortive
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : akatasavola, taimborontsiloza, tetrolokolona.
Reference VT 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 : V(000)
Recipes : Vv(000) disease of hens, ONS. steam bath
Region : Madagascar, Reunion, Mauritius
Country : Madagascar, Mauritius, Reunion
Vernacular name : taimborontsilozo
Reference Z1 Nord
Author(s) : Ziyyat, A., A. Legssyer, H. Mekhfi, A. Dassouli, M. Sehrouchni & W. Benjelloum
Title : Phytotherapy of hypertension and diabetes in oriental Morocco. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 58, pp. 45 - 54 (1997) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874197000779
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171), leaves, flowers, RNS..
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (oriental)
Vernacular name : mkhinza