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Official name : Monechma subsessile (Oliv.) C.B. Clarke
Family : Acanthaceae

11 reference(s) related to this plant

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(008), H(014), H(037), H(077), H(091), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(008), H(077) new born, leaves of Dissotis trothae of Monechma subsessile of Polygonum nepalense of Sida cordifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) dermatosiss, stems with leaves of Monechma., to carbonize, VO.
H(037), leaves of Biophytum helenae of Monechma subsessile of Lantana trifolia of Lysimachia rhumeriana, decoction (H2O),VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Bersama abyssinica of Monechma subsessile of Steganotaenia araliacea of Vernonia lasiopus of Virectaria major, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), leaves of Monechma., juice, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, stems with leaves of Monechma., powder, scarifications
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umubazibazi, imbaruka (Kirundi)
Reference HD 04
Author(s) : Desouter, S.
Title : Pharmacopée humaine et vétérinaire du Rwanda. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 22, 254 p., (1991)
Symptoms : H(001), H(013), H(037)
Recipes : H(001), pounded leaves, juice, drops in eyes
H(013) , leaves Monechma subsessile, Melanthera scandens, infusion, VO.
H(037) cough, leaves, infusion, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda, Uganda (Ankole)
Vernacular name : umubazi (Kinyarwanda), eraazi (Ankole)
Reference HD 04
Author(s) : Desouter, S.
Title : Pharmacopée humaine et vétérinaire du Rwanda. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 22, 254 p., (1991)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), cough, leaves, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Ankole)
Vernacular name : eraazi
Reference HD 07
Author(s) : Durand, J.M.
Title : Les plantes bienfaisantes du Ruanda et de l'Urundi. Astrida, Groupe scolaire, 89 p., (1960)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) cramps, stomach pain (ingugunnyi), chew the leaves of Monechma subsessile, VO. The juice Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umubazi, umubazi n’yo imbatura (Kinyarwanda), eraazi (Ankole)
Reference HK 21
Author(s) : Kayonga, A. & F. X. Habiyaremye
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et plantes médicinales rwandaises. Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques de la flore rwandaise.Préfecture de Gisenyi.Univ. Nat. Rwanda Centre universitaire de recherche sur la pharmacopée et la médecine traditionnelle, CURPHAMETRA, inédit, 121p., (1987)
Symptoms : H(037), H(104)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves, Crassocephalum bumbense, Monechma subsessile, Eucalyptus globulus, fruits Citrus limon, pounded H2O, extract + salt, VO.
H(104) colic, leaves, Monechma subsessile, Maesa lanceolata... var. golungensis, Ocimum urticifolium (umwenya), tubercle Colocasia esculenta, extract H2O, 1/2 glas, 2X 1 D.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : umubazi
Reference HL 29
Author(s) : Lestrade, A
Title : La médecine indigène au Ruanda et Lexique des termes médicaux français - urunyarwanda Mémoire présenté à la séance du 20 décembre 1954. de l'Académie Royale des Sciences Coloniales de Belgique
Symptoms : H(001), H(013), H(202)
Recipes : H(001) one whose sight has weakened: whole plant Tradescantia zebrina. (uruteja) fully employed, cooked with the leaves of (?) qf umukinnyi or Monechma subsessile (umubazi) : squeeze fresh leaves on the eyelids, and then grind the leaves expressing the juice in the eye.
H(013) acne(igishishi), It expresses the pus and the eyes are rubbed with ashes of wood.Is employed the plant juice Monechma subsessile (umubazi) and Trichodesma zeylanicum (ichyumwa?? douteux)
H(202) beauty cream (amadahano ou imbiribiri):.The preparation of the ointment is a matter for specialists. the various ingredients are collected many of which are rare. The seeds, roots and herbs are carefully dried in the sun, then stored in a special calabash. Canna sp. (amadehe) or amadihe: very hard seeds - Monechma subsessile (imibazi), ripe seeds - (?) biskyete, use white rhizomes - (?) inyakabanda,emploi des rhizomes blancs - Hagenia abyssinica (umugeshi), fragments of the trunk and roots peels - Symphonia globulifera (umushishi), fragments of the trunk and roots peels - (?) ishangi, fragments of the trunk and roots peels and use of resin - Piptadenia buchanani (umugereko), fragments of the trunk and roots peels - (?) umushuguno, tree of the volcanic regions whose odorous principle is found in the roots. - Fagara sp. (umusagavu) of root pieces were heated and held in the manner of a wax stick ; it follows an aromatic sap (amarirangege) - tinder very fragrant : ikigurwamutima (kugura of: being bought and umutima: heart). It adds the juice of the shrub inkâta.After a long process a cream is harvested in squash reserved for this purpose. As the need arises, we fee a bit in small wooden vessels called imikondo. H(202) beauty cream An operation somewhat similar occurs among farmers Abahutu,costly aromatics are replaced by fragrant roots of Rubus inedulis. (imikeri) (umukeri?) or herbs like Eragrostis flaminggi (ishinge), and by Papyrus sp. (umujunzo) with wild mint and (?) inkurume.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : umubazi , imibazi (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HM 48
Author(s) : M.-J. Mukazayire, M.-J. , V. Minani, C. K. Ruffo, E. Bizuru, C. Stévigny, P. Duez
Title : Traditional phytotherapy remedies used in Southern Rwanda for the treatment of liver diseases Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 415– 431 (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111006957
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver diseases, crush a handful of stem barks of Dracaena steudneri of roots of Monechma subsessilis of roots of Ludwigia abyssinica of leaves of Aspilia africana of leaves of Chenopodium ugandae, decoction in 3 L. H2O., VO. 1 bottle a day for 12 days
H(126) liver diseases, grind a handful of each plant of Dracaena steudneri of Monechma subsessilis of Ludwigia abyssinica of Aspilia africana of Chenopodium ugandae in a mortar, boil in 1 L of cold H2O. VO. 1 glass of one bottle a day with a total of 12 days or 12 bottles
Region : Central Africa
Country : Southern Rwanda
Vernacular name : umubazi (Kinyarwanda)
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(008)
Recipes : H(008) diar., leaves, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : imbazi (Kirundi)
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(037), H(068)
Recipes : H(037) cough, fruits, chewed
H(068), fruits, maceration, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HV 01
Author(s) : Van Puyvelde L., M. Ngaboyisonga, P.C. Rwangabo, S. Mukarugambwa, A. Kayonga, Runyinya-Barabwiriza
Title : Enquêtes ethnobotaniques sur la médecine traditionnelle rwandaise.Tome 1: Préfecture de Kibuye. Univ. Nat. Inst. Nat. Rech. Sc., Butare (Rwanda), 147 p., (1977)
Symptoms : H(020), H(042), H(126)
Recipes : H(020), stems with leaves, flowers of Monechma subsessile of Solanum nigrum of Crotalaria aculeata of Geniastrum sp., leaves of Cissus sp of Triumfetta rhomboidea of Basella alba of Rubus sp. of Lysimachia ruhmeriana, whole plant of Dicoma anomala, to pound, to filter, VO. + scarifications
H(042), leaves of Vernonia cruda deTephrosia vogelii of Monechma subsessile, to pound, head friction
H(126), barks stem, branch, trunk of Dracaena sp., roots of Monechma subsessile of Ludwigia abyssinica, leaves of Aspilia africana of Chenopodium ugandae, to pound, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
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(022), V(035)
Recipes : Vb(022,1), leaves, juice, VO. , Monechma subsessile +Vernonia lasiopus + Ficus exasperata
Vb(035,1), leaves, juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umubazibazi, imbaruka (Kirundi)