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Official name : Heliotropium indicum L.
Family : Boraginaceae

42 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 01
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., A. Abel, L. Ake Assi, D. Brown, K.S Chetty, L. Chong-Seng, J. Eymé, T. Friedman, J. N. Gassita, E. N. Goudotê, P. Govinden, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, G. Lailam, D. Landreau, G. Lionnet, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Seychelles. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 170 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137) pains after a chirurgical act, leaves of Heliotropium indicum, decoction (H2O), VO
Region : Seychelles
Country : Seychelles
Vernacular name : monte au ciel
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(038), H(051), H(103), H(104), H(126)
Recipes : H(038), stems with leaves of Heliotropium indicum , juice, VO.
H(103), whole plant of Heliotropium., decoction, VO. + salt
H(051) paludism, leaves of Heliotropium., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), leaves, stem sans leaves of Heliotropium., decoction (H2O), to filter, VO. + salt
H(126) hepatitis + fever, leaves of Héliotropium indicum, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, 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(008), H(022), H(033), H(038), H(051), H(076), H(127), H(129), H(151), H(155), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104), H(076), H(129), whole plant of Heliotropium indicum of Portulaca oleracera, leaves of Acalypha ciliata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), leaves of Heliotropium., RNS.
H(022) dystocia, leaves of Helotropium indicum, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, trituration in H2O, drops in eyes
H(033) femal, leaves of Heliotropium., to grind, to filter, VO.
H(028t) leucorrhoea, whole plant of Cissampelos mucronata of Heliotropium indicum, to grind, juice, to dilute, VO.
H(051), leaves juice of Heliotropium., RNS.
H(076) vesicles, thrush, leaves juice of Heliotropium., local application
H(127) splenomegalia, leaves of Heliotropium indicum, stems with leaves of Ocimum basilicum, RNS.
H(151), whole plant of Acanthospermum hispidum of Heliotropium indicum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(151), stems with leaves of Heliotropium., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(151), stems with leaves of Schrankia leptocarpa of Heliotropium indicum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(155), leaves of Heliotropium., softened by the heat of fire, to chew
H(201) psychosis, leaves, roots of Strophanthus hispidus, ONS. of Heliotropium indicum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : koklosoudèn, samogwè (Adja), agamassirou (Bariba), koklodènpayé, koklodèn (Fon, Goun), kokloden (Pédah), koklossoudènpaja (Watchi), egbéahoko (Yoruba)
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(014), H(022), H(151)
Recipes : H(014) dermatosis, leaves juice of Heliotropium indicum, local application
H(022), whole plant of Heliotropium, to grind (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(151), stems with leaves of Heliotropium., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : koklotadoe, agamassiké (Ewé)
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(104)
Recipes : H(104) nephretic colic, H(038) calculus, aerian roots of Rhizophora mucronata of Erythroxylum laurifolium of Heliotropium indicum, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : not registered
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(001), H(004), H(020), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gono., leaves infusion, RNS.
H(004), leaves, local application
H(001), juices leaves, RNS.
H(020), juice leaves+ oil castor , applic . local
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : agogo-igun, ogbe, akuko
Reference HA 23
Author(s) : Ambe, G. - A. & F. Malaisse
Title : Les plantes utilisées dans la médecine et la pharmacopée traditionnelles d'une population Malinke en Côte d'Ivoire. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 14, 121 - 130, (2000) completed by: Diversité des plantes médicinales et ethnotaxonomie en pays malinke de Côte d'Ivoire From the sources of knowledge to the medicines of the future, p 331 -338 HA 23b
Symptoms : H(027z)
Recipes : H(027z), swelling of the face, pregnant woman, leaves, decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : nonhon - ciko (Dioula)
Reference HA 38
Author(s) : Ajibesin, K.ola K., Benjamin.E. Ekpo, Danladi N. Bala, Etienne E. Essien, Saburi A. Adesanya
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 387-408, (2008)
Symptoms : H(013), H(118)
Recipes : H(013) boils, H(118) sore throat, decoction of crushed leaves of Heliotropium indicum, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : otukeyin, eka esin ono, edisimon (Ibibio)
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(151)
Recipes : H(074) internal infection, H(151) hypertension, decoction stems with leaves of Heliotropium indicum, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : koclossoudinkpatcha (Fon)
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(126x)
Recipes : H(126x), ONS. of Heliotropium indicum
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : adabondolo, anamboay
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(008), H(022), H(034), H(096), H(100), H(104), H(108)
Recipes : H(008), H(100) blennorrage, leaves of Heliotropium indicum, sap., RNS.
H(022), H(034), H(104), leaves decoction (H2O), RNS.
H(096) + H(108), dry leaves, powder, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : klaouri (Gouro), kotokoro kombo (Baoule), nansifo, nosiko (Malinke), tapentiti, taperodia (Shien)
Reference HB 31
Author(s) : Bah, S., D. Diallo, S. Dembélé, B.S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for the treatment of schistosomiasis in Niono district, Mali. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 105, 387-399, (2006) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874105007968
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) urinary and intestinal schistosomiasis, decoction of the aerian part of Stylosanthes erecta, fruit of Tamarindus indica, leaves of Heliotropium indicum, VO. 2 teacups 3 X / day during 3 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Niono district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(008), H(051)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea., H(051) febrifuge, whole plant of Heliotropium indicum in decoction ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : nasinko (Malinké).
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(001), H(007), H(013), H(104)
Recipes : H(104) renal colic, infusion of 4 à 5 green leaves of Heliotropium indicum (herbe à papillon), VO. 1 à 2 cups
Heliotropium indicum used for the treatment of : H(001) ophthalmia, H(007) diuretic, H(013) anthrax (poultice), H(013) ulcers
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe papillon (Creole) , tayl koudougou (Tamoul)
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(179)
Recipes : H(179) calculus, decoction of the plant of Heliotropium indicum, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island
Vernacular name : herbe papillon
Reference HI 12
Author(s) : Iyamah P.C., M. Idu
Title : Ethnomedicinal survey of plantsused in the treatment of malaria in Southern Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 287–302, (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2015.07.008
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 8) paludism, leaves of Heliotropium indicum, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : akuko (Yoruba), heliotrope,Cock’s comb (English)
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(014)
Recipes : H(014) child, eczema, impetigo, leaves of Heliotropium indicum , to dry in the shadow and in open air, powder, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
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(131)
Recipes : H(131) yaws, roots in decoc or maceration, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : humbangara (Ngoni)
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, fresh leaves, 1 hand in1,5 L H2O, decoctio, let reduce to half , VO., 1 glass / day / 1 week
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (region of Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(008), H(100)
Recipes : H(008) childs, whole plant, decoction (H2O), RNS.
H(100) blen., pounded leaves + lemon juice, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : noungro (Tagouana), berininga (Pallaka), nondingko (Dioula), tapeiztiti (Shien)
Reference HK 25
Author(s) : Keita, S. M. & al.
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique traditionnelle de quelques plantes médicinales anthelminthiques de la Haute-Guinée (République de Guinée) Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 13, 49 - 65, (1999)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Republic of)
Vernacular name : mönsin ko (Manika)
Reference HK 70
Author(s) : Komlaga, G., C.Agyare, R. Akosua Dickson, M. L. Kwao Mensah, K. Annan, P.M. Loiseau, P.Champy
Title : Medicinal plants and finished marketed herbal products used in the treatment of malaria in the Ashanti region, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology 172, 333–346, (2015)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Heliotropium indicum, Mangifera indica and Chromolaena odorata, decoction, VO. for7days.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name : kɔmfemtikorɔ
Reference HK 72
Author(s) : Kpodar, M., S. D. Karou, G. Katawa, K. Anani, H. E. Gbekley, Y. Adjrah, T. Tchacondo, K. Batawila, J. Simpore
Title : An ethnobotanical study of plants used to treat liver diseases in the Maritime region of Togo Journal of Ethnopharmacology 181, 263–273 (2016)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver diseases, decoction of the whole plant of Heliotropium indicum
Region : West Africa
Country : Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name : aamassike
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, 10) hypertension, whole plant of Heliotropium indicum and Afromomum melegueta, charring and inorganic powder used with hot pap intermittently, twice daily morning and night during 7 days
Region : West Africa
Country : South-west Nigeria (Ilugun area of Ogun State)
Vernacular name : ogbe akuko
Reference HM 32
Author(s) : Magassouba, F.B., A. Dialloa, M. Kouyaté, F. Mara, O.Bangoura, A. Camara, S. Traoré, A.K. Diall, G. Camara, S. Traoré, A. Keita, M.K. Camara, R. Barry, S. Keita, K. Oularé, M.S. Barry, M. Donzo, K. Camara, K. Toté, D. Vanden Berghe, J. Totté, L.. Pieters, A.J. Vlietinck, A.M. Baldé
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and antibacterial activity of some plants used in Guinean traditional medicine. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 114, pp. 44 - 53 (2007)
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045, 2) antiseptic, again infection, leaves of Heliotropium indicum decoction, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : hogghonhwan
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) fever, eye lotion, plant of Heliotropium indicum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HN 37
Author(s) : Nordeng, H., W. Al-Zayadi, D. Diallo, N. Ballo, B.S. Paulsen
Title : Traditional medicine practitioners' knowledge and views on treatment of pregnant women in three regions of Mali Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 9:67 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/67
Symptoms : H(077)
Recipes : H(077, 13) nausea (during pregnancy), drink boiled decoction of plant bundle of Heliotropium indicum
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : nonsikou (Bambara)
Reference HO 10
Author(s) : Odugbemi, T. O., O. R. Akinsulire, I. E. Aibinu & P. O. Fabeku
Title : Medicinal plants useful for malaria therapy in Okeigbo Ondo state, Southwest Nigeria African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 4 (2): 191 - 198 (2007) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2816451/
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, the whole plant of Heliotropium indicum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria, Ondo state
Vernacular name : ogberi-akudo (Okeigbo)
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(116), H(130)
Recipes : H(007), H(130), ONS., RNS.
H(116), leaves, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HS 11
Author(s) : Sugiyama, Y. & J. Koman
Title : The flora of Bossou: its utilization by chimpanzees and humans. African study monographs, 13, 3, 127 - 169, (1992)
Symptoms : H(015x)
Recipes : H(015x), leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea ( Bossou region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HS 44
Author(s) : Sequeira, V.
Title : Medicinal plants and conservation in Sao Tome Biodiversity and Conservation 3, 910-926 (1994)
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) ulcers, leaves, crush leaves of Heliotropium indicum with palm oil; apply on affected area
Region : Sao Tome
Country : Sao Tome
Vernacular name : folha galo
Reference HS 47
Author(s) : Samoisy, A. K., M. Fawzi Mahomoodally
Title : Ethnopharmacological analysis of medicinal plants used against non-communicable diseases in Rodrigues Island, Indian Ocean Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 20–38 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2015.06.036
Symptoms : H(050), H(075)
Recipes : H(050) bloating, H(075) loss of appetite, prepare a decoction of the leaves of Heliotropium indicum, VO. 1 cup when needed.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : herbe papillon (Rodrigues Creole), indian heliotrope (English)
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(001), H(007), H(013), H(116)
Recipes : H(001), ONS., lotion
H(007) against ulcersH(013) , ONS., RNS., very effective
H(013) anthrax, ONS. cataplasm
H(116), infusion leaves, stems with flowers

(registered from references HT 20 - 1, HT 20 - 4)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
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(026), H(051)
Recipes : H(026), H(051) paludism, leaves of Heliotropium indicum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (forest of Scio)
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 + blood?, roots of Heliotropium indicum of Olax subscorpioidea of Morinda lucida of Nauclea latifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (forest of Haut-Sassandra)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 24
Author(s) : Togola, A., D. Diallo, S. Dembélé, H. Barsett & B.S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of different uses of seven medicinal plants from Mali, (West Africa) in the regions Doila, Kolokani and Siby. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 1:7 (2005)
Symptoms : H(001), H(091), H(116), H(151)
Recipes : H(001, 1) ocular infection, leaves decoction for washing eyes
H(091, 1) baby thinness, leaves decoction, VO. + bath 4 X / day for 10 days
H(116, 1) amenorrhoea, roots decoction, bath + VO. for 3 days
H(116, 1) amenorrhoea, leaves of Heliotropium indicum and stem barks of Parkia biglobosa, decoction, VO. At night for 7 days
H(151, 1) high blood pressure, leaves decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : nonsikou
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(027z), H(092)
Recipes : H(027z) enema for pregnant women, leaves, RNS.
H(092) the fruits are poisonous.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (mo-)nyaka (w-)a mbumba, (Eviya language)
Reference HW 01
Author(s) : Walker, R.
Title : Usages pharmaceutiques des plantes spontanées du Gabon. Bull. Inst. Etudes centrafricaines, n° 4, 5, 6, (1953) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) gingivitis, leaves of Heliotropium indicum, to grind, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HW 05
Author(s) : Wome, B.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes médicinales utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Kisangani (Haut-Zaïre). Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Fac. Sc., 561 p., (1985)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), aerian part of Heliotropium indicum, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VK 28
Author(s) : Koné, W. M., K. Kamanzi Atindehou
Title : Ethnobotanical inventory of medicinal plants used in traditional veterinaty medicine in Northern Côte d'Ivoire (West Africa). South African Journal of Botany, Volume 74, pp. 76 - 84, (2008) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0254629907003651
Symptoms : V(008), V(037)
Recipes : Vb(008) acute diarrhoea , Vo(008) acute diarrhoea, Vc(008) acute diarrhoea, Vb(037) cough, Vo(037) cough, Vv(037) cough, ground the leaves of Heliotropium indicum, mixed with H2O, filtered, VO. (0,5 L) twice a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference VL 14
Author(s) : Lans Cheryl , Tonya Khan
Title : Family poultry and Newcastle disease in Africa: the role of ethnoveterinary medicine. (1999) University of Victoria, Vancouver. Article on http://www.ethnovet.com/files/poster_avian_flu_ethnovet2.htm
Symptoms : V(082)
Recipes : Vv(082) unspecified respiratory disease, mature leaves of Heliotropium indicum immersed in the drinking water
Region : not communicated
Country : not communicated
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference VN 02
Author(s) : Nwude, N. & M.A. Ibrahim
Title : Plants used in traditional veterinary medical practice in Nigeria. Journal of veterinary pharmacology and therapeutics, Volume 3, 261 - 273, (1980)
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020)scorpion, friction fresh crushed leaves
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : kalkashin korama (Hausa)