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Official name : Pupalia lappacea (L.) Juss.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Achyranthes atropurpurea Lam. , Pupalia atropurpurea (Lam.) Moq.

21 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(018), H(033), H(038), H(068), H(077), H(124), H(126), H(130), H(139), H(158)
Recipes : H(018), whole plant of Mitracarpus scaber of Pupalia lappacea, RNS.
H(033) femal, leaves of Pupalia lappacea, ripe fruit of Musa sapientum, to grind, to filter, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, leaves of Pupalia., to grind (H2O), to macerate (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, stems with leaves of Pupalia., powder, to dilute, VO. + porridge
H(028t) leucorrhoea, ripe fruit, powder, to dilute, to wash + black soap
H(068) amoeba, leaves of Acanthospermum hispidum of Pupalia lappacea, to grind, to filter, VO.
H(077), plantule of Pupalia., to grind (H2O), to filter
H(124) haemorrhage, flowers of Pupalia lappacea, epicarp of Voandzeia subterranea, to pound, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(126), stems with leaves with flowers of Pupalia., RNS.
H(130), whole plant of Pupalia., RNS.
H(139) sexual asthenia, aphrodisiac, leaves of Pupalia., to grind (H2O), to filter, VO. + kaolin
H(139) sexual asthenia, aphrodisiac, flowers of Pupalia., to grind (H2O), to pound, to sift, to dilute, VO. + porridge
H(158), leaves of Pupalia lappacea, epicarp of Voandzeia subterranea, to pound, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(158), leaves of Pupalia lappacea, to pound, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(158), leaves of Indigofera spicata of Pupalia lappacea, decoction (H2O), VO. + egg
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : aguifété (Bariba), mlèmamwèn (Fon, Gom), trèd'agbogo (Sahouè), tètè (Watchi), ewon, agbo, yara (Yoruba)
Reference HA 06
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi , L. Dan Dicko, H. Daouda, M. Delmas, S. de Souza, M. Garba, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, D. N'Glo, J.-L. Reynal, M. Saadou
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Niger. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 250 p., (1980) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) urethra, whole plant of Pupalia lappacea , decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : alkamma'n kwardi (Hausa), danganwani (Zarma), kébbé djyoddé (Peuhl)
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(026), H(033), H(091)
Recipes : H(026), stems with leaves of Pupalia lappacea of Indigofera sp., leaves of Desmodium velutinum, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus erinaceus, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO. + sauce
H(026), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus erinaceus, stems with leaves of Pupalia lappacea, decoction (H2O), VO. + salt
H(033) femal, whole plant of Pupalia lappacea, ONS. of Cassia, decoction (lemon juice), VO.
H(091) fontanel closing, stems with leaves of Synedrella nodiflora of Peperomia pellucida, whole plant Pupalia lappacea, pulp, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : eliukétu (Kabiyé)
Reference HA 40
Author(s) : Agyare, C. , A. Asase, M. Lechtenberg, M. Niehues, A. Deters, A. Hensl
Title : An Ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro confirmation of ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants used for wound healing in Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma area, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 125, pp. 393- 403, (2009)
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(004) new wounds,H(013) boils, leaves of Pupalia lappacea, poultice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : aposompo (Asante-Twi)
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(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(126) icterus, decoction stems with leaves of Pupalia lappacea, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : trèdoavohou (Fon)
Reference HB 32
Author(s) : Bussmann, R.W.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Additional File Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name : loreperepe
Reference HB 43
Author(s) : Blench, R.
Title : Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) the leaves of Pupalia lappacea are used as medicine for diarrhoea.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name : ŋònsúrí (Dagomba)
Reference HB 49
Author(s) : Bognounou, M.O., M.C.O. Ouedraogo & Mlle O.G. Ouedraogo
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes médicinales africaines en pays Mossi (Région de Ouagadougou) http://www.greenstone.refer.bf/collect/revueph1/index/assoc/HASH018d.dir/01-001.pdf
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), ONS. of Pupalia lappacea, decoction en VO. for newborns.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (Mossi region)
Vernacular name : vôens - tabdo (Mossi)
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(033)
Recipes : H(033) sterility in womenpowder from a mixture of the fruits of Pupalia lappacea of a dried squirrel and maize grains. VO. 3 teaspoonful in a pap
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : emo-agbo (Yoruba), marin kusu (Hausa), ose (Ibo)
Reference HF 01
Author(s) : Fernandez de la Pradilla, C.
Title : Des plantes qui nous ont guéris. Jeunesse d'Afrique, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso,Tome 1, 208 p., (1981), Tome 2, 101 p., (1985) Plantes médicinales contre les hépatites. Pabre, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 62 p., (1988)
Symptoms : H(015), H(033), H(038), H(162x)
Recipes : H(015), H(038) urethra, H(162x), whole plant of Pupalia lappacea, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
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(006), H(020), H(100)
Recipes : H(006) purg., roots, decoc, 3 x 1 day
H(020), roots, decoc, 3 x 1 day
H(100) syph., roots, decoc, 3 x 1 day
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Tanzania
Vernacular name : kalamata (Lango, Ouganda), mamata (Shambaa, Tanzania), mumuhai (Mbulu, Tanzania)
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(005), H(008)
Recipes : H(005), plant, decoction, VO. + friction legs
H(008) dys.,Pupalia lappacea, Bridelia ferruginea, Bauhinia thonningii plants, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : nro-nrobaha (Dioula), apopo aubri, apopoamli (Baoulé)
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(100)
Recipes : H(100, 2) syphilis, crushed roots of Pupalia lappacea are boiled, extract VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Uganda (Oyam District)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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, crushed flowers of Pupalia lappacea, decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name : tetemalima
Reference HN 15
Author(s) : Natabou Dégbé, F.
Title : Contribution à l'étude de la médecine et de la Pharmacopée traditionnelles au Bénin: Tentatives d'intégration dans le système de santé officiel. Thèse pour l'obtention du diplôme de Docteur en Pharmacie de l'Université Cheikh Anta Diop (Diplôme d'état), 138 p., Juillet 1991
Symptoms : H(004), H(027), H(037), H(051), H(124)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(124) haemostatic, sap of leaves of Pupalia lappacea, local application
H(027) prevention of abortion, decoction of leaves + kaolin, VO. + hip-bath
H(037) cough, H(051) fever, plant of Pupalia lappacea in the soup
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : tété (Kotafon), aqui fété (Bariba), nawan nawar (Yom), énmo agbo, tété maté, yara, éma agbo (Yoruba, tétémanlinman (Adja), nakabéré, nagobéré (Peuhl), avomlingodoué, trédoagboko (Fon)
Reference HO 22
Author(s) : Olanipekun M.K. , S. Arowosegbe, J.O . Kayode and T.R. Oluwole
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used in the treatment of women related diseases in Akoko Region of Ondo-State, Nigeria Journal of Medicinal Plants Research. Vol. 10(20), pp. 270-277 (25 May, 2016) Article Number: 9BBEEA958735 http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : Mimosa pudica, Pupilia lappacea, Aframomum melegueta are used collectively or separately for the treatments of H(033) infertility ; dried and burnt powdered plants. The usage starts from the second day of the menstrual
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria, Region of Ondo-State
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HS 12a
Author(s) : Samuelsson G., M. H. Faraha, Per Claeson, M. Hagos, M. Thulin, O. Hedberg, A. M. Warfa, A. O. Hassan, A. H. Elmi , A. D. Abdurahman, A. S. Elmi, Y. A. Abdie & M. H. Alin
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Somalia. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Chenopodiaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 35, pp. 25 - 63, (1991)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, 1 handful of cruhed roots and leaves of Pupalia lappacea are boiled, the decoction is mixed with a decoction of Panicum deustum , 1 cup, 3 X during 1 day
H(068),50 gr fresh roots of Calotropis procera , Pupalia lappacea mixed in 1 glass H2O, one glass
Region : East Africa
Country : Somalia
Vernacular name : geed-beered, sariibiye
Reference HT 2k
Author(s) : Timberlake, J. R.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(091)
Recipes : H(014), remedy for skin troubles of humans and goats.H(008)bébé, Roots used against babies diarrhoea. H(091), Boiled root infusion mixed with milk as childs tonlc.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name : nomkagi, tanakat
Reference VA 17
Author(s) : Assogba, M.N.
Title : Quelques enquêtes sur la pharmacopée traditionnelle vétérinaire en République populaire du Bénin. 13ème Conférence de la Société ouest africaine de pharmacologie, 23-24-25 février 1984 à Cotonou. Ministère de l'enseignement supérieur et de la recherche scientifique. Collège polytechnique universitaire, 107 p., (1984)
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : Vb(020), fresh egg of hen in Pupalia lappacea's ball. To roll this ball in Butyrospermum paradoxum's sap. To roast, black powder + H2O, VO., in case of bite. This powder preserves well in a flask.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : maramorou (Bariba), lingbo oun (Fon)
Reference VK 12
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 384 - 444 , 543 - 599, (1964)
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : Vb(092) to attract the fish
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : nogobéré (Peul)
Reference VT 2k
Author(s) : Timberlake, J. R.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms : V(014), V(095)
Recipes : Vc(014), remedy for skin troubles of goats.
Vch(095), Vc(095), camel and goat fodder.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name : nomkagi, tanakat