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Official name : Mentha aquatica L.
Family : Lamiaceae

12 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference B2 Nord
Author(s) : Ben Haj Jilani L., Z. Ghrabi & M. Zouaghi
Title : Valorisation de la biodiversité en plantes médicinales et étude ethnobotanique de la flore du Sud-Ouest du Kef (Tunisie). Ethnopharmacologia, n° 39, pp. 36 - 34 (2007) Bulletin de la société française d'ethnopharmacologie et de la société européenne d'ethnopharmacologie http://www.ethnopharmacologia.org/default.asp?page=revue
Symptoms : H(082), H(113)
Recipes : H(082, 6) respiratory problems, H(113, 3) rheumatism, 0NS. of Mentha aquatica, RNS.
Region : North Africa
Country : Tunisia (South- West of Kef region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 22
Author(s) : Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title : Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms : H(001), H(201)
Recipes : H(001), leaves dipped in water in handkerchief, squeezed inti eyes to treat sore and itchy eyes
H(201), leaves Mentha aquatica, Tagetes minutaburned and smoke is inhaled 2x / day + powder in porridge
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mpuyuyu (Luvenda)
Reference HK 10
Author(s) : Kasonia, K., M. Ansay, P. Gustin & C. Plume
Title : Ethnobotanique du traitement de l'asthme au Kivu (Zaïre). Belg. Journ. Bot., 126, n°1, 20 - 28, (1993)
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(082) asthma, H(104) gastrite, summits with flowers of Mentha aquatica, decoction in 5 l. H2O, VO. 1/2 glass 3 X / Day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : luifuye (Mashi)
Reference HM 58
Author(s) : Mabogo, D.E.N.
Title : The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda. Magister Scientiae in the Faculty of Science (Department of Botany) Thesis, University of Pretoria. (1990)
Symptoms : H(001), H(051)
Recipes : H(001) sore and itchy eyes, bulb of Mentha aquatica, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mpuyuyu (Venda)
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(108)
Recipes : H(108) colds, leaves of Mentha aquatica, infusion or decoction
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name : koena-e-nyenyan
Reference HN 31
Author(s) : Namukobe, J., J. M. Kasenene, B. T. Kiremire, R. Byamukama, M. Kamatenesi-Mugisha, S. Krief, V. Dumontet, J. D. Kabasa
Title : Traditional plants used for medicinal purposes by local communities around the Northern sector of Kibale National Park, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 236–245, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002960
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151, 3) high blood pressure, dry leaf of Mentha aquatica take in tea
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Northern sector of Kibale National Park)
Vernacular name : ehohwa (Rutooro)
Reference HO 18
Author(s) : Olajuyigbe, O. O. and A. J. Afolayan
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used in the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 6(18), pp. 3415-3424, 16 May, 2012 http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR/PDF/pdf2012/16May/Olajuyigbe%20and%20Afolayan.pdf
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach aches, infusions of leaves of Mentha aquatica
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : inxina
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(108)
Recipes : H(108) colds, leaves of Mentha aquatica, infusion or decoction
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name : koena-e-nyenyane[
Reference HS 17
Author(s) : Stafford, G.I., P.D. Pedersen, A.K. Jäger, J. Van Staden
Title : Monoamine oxidase inhibition by southern African traditional medicinal plants. South African Journal of Botany, Volume 73, pp. 384 - 390, (2007)
Symptoms : H(091), H(201)
Recipes : H(091), leaves of Mentha aquatica as stimulant (from reference Williamson and Evans)
H(201) leaves of Mentha aquatica of Tagetes minuta are burned and the smoke inhaled to treat mental illness in Venda
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference VB 36
Author(s) : Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title : Lexique et recueil des quelques pratiques en ethno-pharmacopée agro-vétérinaire au Kivu. Plate forme Diobass au Kivu, 118p. (juin 2005)
Symptoms : V(037), V(037)
Recipes : Vb(037) tuberculosis, powder of 3 handfull of leaves dried of Mentha aquatica + 3 handfull of barks of Polyscias fulva + local salt. VO. 3 soup spoons / day
Vb(037) tuberculosis, maceration in 3 liter H2O of 1 handfull of leaves of Pentas zanzibarica and of Mentha aquatica and of Typha capensis, VO. 2 X / day
Vc(037) cough, put the leaves of Mentha aquatica in stable
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : lwifuye (Mashi)
Reference VC 02
Author(s) : Cihyoka, M. A.
Title : AGEEP-Bushi, Bukavu. Expérience en pharmacopée vétérinaire traditionnelle au Bushi (Kivu/Zaïre). Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 267 - 274, (1994)
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : V(037), (= nkongo, cigoholo), dryed barks in the dark Polyscias fulva + Mentha aquatica, leaves dryed in the sun, powder, 1 little spoon + salt / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : iwifuye (Mashi)
Reference VD 03
Author(s) : Defour, G.
Title : Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms : V(108), V(037), V(039)
Recipes : V(037)cough, tuberculosis, powder of dried leaves, RNS
V(039)verminosis, ONS., RNS.
V(108)cold, ONS., RNS.
V(121), blue tongue, ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : lwifuye (shi), ivuye, ubumukaneza (kinyaruanda)