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Official name : Mirabilis jalapa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae

16 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 03
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(033), H(201)
Recipes : H(033) femal, sterility, dried roots of Mirabilis jalapa, powder, to dilute (H20), VO.
H(201) magical charm, leaves of Mirabilis jalapa in a sauce with belly of beef, fruits of Piper guineense and polm oil
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : azehonzo (Fon, Goun)
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(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, the whole rape fruit of Mirabilis jalapa, to dry, powder, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : karifomo (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(006)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, roots of Mirabilis jalapa, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : belakariva
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)
Recipes : H(005) œdema, roots pulp of Mirabilis jalapa, to dilute in palm oil, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : bende (Mbaamba)
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(004)
Recipes : H(004), seeds of Mirabilis jalapa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(004), H(006), H(013)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, local application of wrinkled leaves of Mirabilis jalapa (belle of nuit)
H(006) purge, powder of roots of Mirabilis jalapa (belle of nuit), RNS.
Mirabilis jalapa is also involved in the treatment of : H(013) boils, leaves en apllication locale
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : belle de nuit (faux jalap), patrashi ou dimoundaray (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(004), H(038), H(100), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) cuts, H(111) burns, cataplasm of flowers of Mirabilis jalapa in local application
H(038) urinary infection, H(100) hot pis, decoction of leaves of Mirabilis jalapa, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island
Vernacular name : belle de nuit
Reference HL 13
Author(s) : Lavergne, R. & R. Véra
Title : Etude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans la pharmacopée traditionnelle à la Réunion. Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 236 p., (1989)
Symptoms : H(003), H(006), H(013), H(162)
Recipes : H(162) ,urine retention, decoction of some stems of Mirabilis jalapa
H(006) purgative, decoction of 20' dried roots, VO. morning on empty stomach
H(013) boils, tallow sur leaves , local application
H(003) swelling, herpes, scab, decoction of leaves in bath
Region : Reunion
Country : Reunion
Vernacular name : belle de nuit
Reference HL 32
Author(s) : Lautenschläger, T., M. Monizi , M. Pedro, J. L. Mandombe, M. Futuro Bránquima, C. Heinze and C. Neinhuis
Title : First large-scale ethnobotanical survey in the province of Uíge, northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:51 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0238-3
Symptoms : H(091), H(095), H(202x)
Recipes : H(091) anaemia, leaves of Mirabilis jalapa, infusion, VO.
H(095) nutrition leaves, infusion, VO.
H(202x) decoration, whole plant
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (province de Uíge)
Vernacular name : non enregistré par les auteurs
Reference HM 56
Author(s) : Megersa, M., Z.Asfaw , E. Kelbessa, A. Beyene and B. Woldeab
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Wayu Tuka District, East Welega Zone of Oromia Regional State, West Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 9:68 ( 2013) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-9-68 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/68
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094) haemorrhoids, creamy powder of the fruit of Mirabilis jalapa will be rubbed on affected part.
Region : East Africa
Country : West Ethiopia (Wayu Tuka District)
Vernacular name : ababa diimaa (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HM 68
Author(s) : Mchangama, M. et P. Salaün
Title : Recueil d’une pharmacopée à Mayotte: Le savoir sur les plantes médicinales de Maoulida Mchangama Langues, savoirs et pouvoirs dans l'océan Indien occidental http://oceanindien.revues.org/1770
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(075)
Recipes : H(013) abscess or boil (bei tuvuna). Crush the leaf of Mirabilis jalapa with the tuber and spread the dough over the boil and around, until disappearance (2 ou 3 jours)
H(004), decoction of leaves for ounds and sores. Its seeds have cicatrizing properties
H(075) loss of appetite (mihinaŋa tsi vintsinyi) : preparing a decoction with the liana, Mirabilis jalapa and Paullinia pinnata. VO. ;a belly cleansing occurs for several hours and the desire to eat comes back.
Region : Mayotte
Country : Mayotte
Vernacular name : fuleranarabu (Kibushi), belle-de-nuit (French)
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(006)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, roots of Mirabilis jalapa, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HV 07
Author(s) : Verger, P.F.
Title : Ewé: The use of plants in Yoruba society. Editoria Schwarcz, Sao Paulo, 744p., (1995)
Symptoms : H(001), H(014), H(091)
Recipes : H(001) blindness, leaves of Aspilia africana , Spathodea campanulata , Combretum platypterum, grind, lick with palm oil
H(014) itch, decoction (H2O) leaves, VO., rub on the body
H(091) virility, leaves Aspilia africana , Phaulopsis barteri, Mirabilis jalapa + 1 snaill, grind, dry, drink with hot white corn meal every day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
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(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, the whole rape fruit of Mirabilis jalapa, to dry, powder, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VB 15
Author(s) : Boiteau, P. & L. Allorge-Boiteau
Title : Plantes médicinales de Madagascar. Editions, collection: Économie et développement, 136 p., (1993)
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, 2 gr of washed roots of Mirabilis jalapa, triturate + 15 gr. suggar, VO. In the morning on an empty stomach
H(006) purgative, 2 à 4 gr roots powder in a glass H2O with suggar
H(006) purgative, decoction in 150 gr of chicken soup of 15 gr. Roots
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Tananarive)
Vernacular name : belakariva (Merina, Sakalawa, Betsileo), folera (Merina, Sakalawa), voampolera (Merina)
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(001)
Recipes : Vc(001) conjunctivitis, powder of seeds of Mirabilis jalapa diluted in 1cc H2O, 1 drop in the eyes
Vc(001) cataract, scraped barks of banana tree (Musa sapientum?), flowers of Mirabilis jalapa, to crush, juice, drops in eyes
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kalofomo (Swahili)