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Official name : Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Family : Apocynaceae

71 reference(s) related to this plant

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(051), H(056), H(098), H(139), H(151), H(171), H(201)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Azadirachta indica, roots, leaves of Citrus aurantifolia of Morinda lucida of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Spondias mombin of Trema guineensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(056) filariosis, root and barks from stem, twig, trunk, to pound, to dilute (H2O), local application
H(098) disturbed sleep, leaves of Rauvolfia, infusion, VO.
H(098) disturbed sleep, leaves of Rauvolfia, decoction, to filter, VO.
H(139), root of Carpolobia lutea of Cnestis ferruginea of Lecaniodiscus cupanioides of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Leptoderris brachyptera, + hyppopotamus penis, maceration, VO.
H(151), leaves of Commiphora africana of Lawbrania inermis of Uraria picta of Anthocleista djalonensis, roots of Gongronema latifolium, barks stem, branch, trunk of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Khaya grandifoliola of Enantia chlorantha, roots of Nauclea latifolia of Olax subscorpioidea, to pound, to dilute in lemon juice, VO.
H(171) sugared,, barks stems, branch, trunk of Anthocleista djalonensis of Cassia alata, ripe fruit of Citrullus colocynthis of Xylopia aethiopica, barks stems, branch, trunk of Spondias mombin, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Cassia siamea, rhizom of Curculigo pilosa, bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus, infusion, VO.
H(171) suggared diabetes, leaves of Rauvolfia, ashes, to dilute in H2O, VO.
H(201), psychosis, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, infusion, VO.
H(201), psychosis, root of Rauvolfia vomitoria, maceration in alcool, VO.H(201), psychosis, barks of la underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, pulp du carbonized fruit of Elaeis guineensis, carbonized fruit of Aframomum melegueta, 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(013), H(014), H(031), H(033), H(043), H(098), H(124), H(157), H(158), H(201), H(210)
Recipes : H(013) breast abcess (after delivery), pounded roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, to dry, in anus
H(014, 2) skin disease, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS.
H(014) dermatosis, bark of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria , rape fruit of Xylopia aethiopica , RNS.
H(031), roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, seeds of Capsicum sp., RNS.
H(031) body side pain, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria + seeds of Capsicum sp., RNS.
H(033) femal sterility, decoction of leaves, VO. + calcar + black soap
H(033) femal sterility, bark of the underground part, to pound, dilute in alcool, VO.
H(033) femal sterility, bark of the underground part, to pound, to dilute + milk of Cocos nucifera, VO.
H(043) tetanos, leaves of Argemone mexicana, seeds of Garcinia kola, stems with leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria
H(098) disturbed sleep , bark of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS.
H(124) haemorrhage, leaves macereted, VO.
H(157), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, ONS. of Piper guineense of Monodora myristica, RNS.
H(157), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(157) convulsion, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, rape fruit of Citus aurantifolia, ONS. of Piper guineeense of Monodora myristica, RNS.
H(158) metrorrhagia, grinded leaves in H2O, VO. + alun
H(201) psychosis, bark of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, ONS. of Piper guineese, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, H(210) hypnotic, bark of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, ONS. of Piper guineense, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, milk of Cocos nucifera, RNS.RNS.
H(201, 3) psychosis, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS.
H(201, 6) psychosis, bark of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, bark of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, seeds of Piper sp., RNS.
H(201) psychosis, roots , stem with leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS
H(201) psychosis, H(210) hypnotic, bark of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, bark of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, leaves of Cissampelos mucronata, RNS.
H(098) disturbed sleep , bark of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, root of Rauvolfia vomitoria, ripe fruit of Piper guineese, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, roots of Cissampelos mucronata, barks of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS.
H(201, 2) psychosis, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(201), Holarrhena africana, Rauvolfia vomitoria, roots, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, H(210) hypnotic, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, seeds of Phaseolus sp., RNS.
H(201) psychosis, H(210) hypnotic, barks of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, seeds of Phaseolus sp. of Piper sp., RNS.
H(201) psychosis, barks of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : alèn, ablabatwin, dodèmakpowé (Adja), akléklétin, alèn, alènwè, (Fon, Goun), dodèmakpowé (Gèn), éyédjé, assoféyédjé, aka éyé, rébé (Sahouè)
Reference HA 05
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(014), H(168), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) loack of vision, sap of leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, drops in eyes
H(004) wounds, H(201) asthenia, young leaves of Rauvolfia., grinded, maceration in H2O, massage + bath
H(014) itch, bath in a decoction of leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria and Caloncoba welwitschii
H(168) amnesia, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria softened at the heat of a fire, grinded, massage
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ompepe (Téké), enddouelé (Ngaré), ondolé (Akwa), ndouli (Bongili), ondouele (Koyo), ndoudoudi (Yoombe)
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(002), H(013), H(014), H(020), H(022), H(037), H(043), H(046), H(051), H(091), H(104), H(116), H(124), H(151), H(157), H(168), H(169), H(201)
Recipes : H(002), barks of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, leaves of Sida rhombifolia, to dry, powder, to dilute in wine, VO.
H(013) abscess, powder of the bark of the underground part, maceration in of l'alcool, VO.
H(014) skin disease, roots decoction, VO.
H(014), bark of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, diluted powder in palm oil, local application
H(020) snake bite, bark of the underground part, to dry, to pound, dilute in H2O, VO.
H(022) dystocia, powder of roots, to dilute in H2O, VO
H(033) femal sterility, dessication of bark of the underground part, maceration, VO.
H(037) tuberculosis, bark of the underground part, powder, maceration, VO.
H(043) tetanus, bark of the underground part, to dry, to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO.
H(046) varicella, bark of the underground part, to dry, to pound, to dilute in alcool, VO.
H(051) paludism leaves of Dichapetalum guineense of Rauvolfia vomitoria, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) anaemia, underground part écorcée, powder, to dilute in du vin, VO.
H(091) anaemia, decoction of roots, VO.
H(093) antidote, roots of Aristolochia albida, rape fruit of Rauvolfia vomitoria, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(100) gonorrhoea, écorce of tige, tronc ou rameau, to pound, dessication, to dilute in du vin, VO.
H(104) dyspepsia, underground part without bark, decoction, VO.
H(116) amenorrhoea , underground part without bark, decoction, VO.
H(124) stomach haemorrhage, underground part without bark, decoction, VO.
H(151) hypertension, bark of the underground part, to dry, to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO.
H(151) hypertension , barks and leaves, to pound, maceration in H2O, to wash, VO.
H(157) convulsion, bark of the underground part, dried pulp, to dilute in H2O, VO.
H(168) amnesia, roots of Aristolochia albida, rape fruit of Rauvolfia vomitoria, infusion, VO.
H(169) strangled hernia ,bark powder of stem, twig, trunk, maceration H2O, VO.
H(201) psychosis, roots of Raufolfia vomitora, fruit of Aframomum meleguete, to dry, to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(201) anxiety, underground part without bark, maceration, VO.
H(201) psychosis, powder of leaves, decoction (H2O), VO., bath
H(201) psychosis, toxicomania, grinded leaves, maceration in H2O, VO., bath
H(201) psychosis, bark powder of the underground part, powder, to dilute in wine, VO.
H(201) psychosis, pounded leaves, maceration H2O, bath
H(201) psychosis, decoction of roots, VO.
H(201) psychosis, bark of the underground part, to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO.
H(201, 3) psychosis, bark of the underground part, to dry, to pound, to dilute in H2O ou alcool, VO.
H(201) psychosis, bark of the underground part, to dry, to pound, to dilute in H2O, VO. + honey
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 10
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title : Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(003), H(031), H(038), H(046), H(093), H(099), H(181)
Recipes : H(003) contusion, leaves of Rauvolfia softened at the heat of a fire, friction
H(031), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Nephrolepis biserrarta of Baphia nitida, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to grind, onction
H(038) urogenital infection, macerated roots (in palm wine) of Rauvolfia vomitoria, VO.
H(046) varicella, barks of stem, twigs, trunk, to grind, local application + kaolin
H(093) antidote, barks of stem , twig, trunk, pulpe, to chew + VO.
H(099) epilepsy, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, leaves of Tristemma incompletum of Alchornea cordifolia, to pound, juice, VO. + drops in nostrils
H(099) child sedative, roots decoction of Rauvolfia, VO.
H(181) omphalitis between toes, leaves of Rauvolfia softened at the heat of a fire, juice, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 11
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J.J. Floret , S. Guinko, M. Koumaré, A. M. R. Ahyi, J. Raynal
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Mali. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 291 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094) haemorrhoids, H(126) hepatic, ONS of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 12
Author(s) : Ake Assi, L., J. Abeye, S. Guinko, R. Giguet, X. Bangavou
Title : Contribution à l'identification et au recensement des plantes utilisées dans la médecine traditionnelle et la pharmacopée en République Centrafricaine. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 139 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(051), H(092)
Recipes : H(051) child, to wash the cild with a maceration of leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria
H(092) arrow poison, latex of Parquetina nigrescens of Rauvolfia vomitoria, leaves juice of Palisota alopecurus, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 29 c
Author(s) : Tanno, T.
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies and the Bira farmers in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Mawambo and Teturi villages (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(092), H(104)
Recipes : H(092) The plant is used to make arrow poison
H(104), the decoction of the root bark is a medicine for bellyaches. People say that white men formerly came to buy the root barks for making some medicines.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : bakatiyobamiki (Bira, Mbuti)
Reference HA 29 e
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Katala and Mawambo village (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(092), H(104)
Recipes : H(092), The bark is powdered and pounded together with other plants to make an arrow poison
H(104) the bark is soaked in water and the decoction is drunk as medicine for stomach disorder
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : masisi (Mbuti)
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(201)
Recipes : H(201) mental illness, decoction of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : ekiko (Ibibio)
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(094)
Recipes : H(094) haemorrhoids, root of Rauwolfia vomitoria, decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : kakapenpen (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(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, collect bark root of Rauvolfia vomitoria. To dry in the sun for a few days and pulverize. Add 1.5 liters of water to the powder to obtain a homogeneous liquid, VO. the macerated at will.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Bangui)
Vernacular name : kpedolo (Gbaya).
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(099)
Recipes : H(099) madness, decoction roots et stems with leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria , VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : lètiwé (Fon)
Reference HB 03
Author(s) : Bokdam, J. & A.F. Droogers
Title : Contribution à l'étude ethnobotanique des Wagenia de Kisangani, Zaïre. Meded.Landbouwhogeschool, Wageningen (Pays-Bas), 75, 19, 74 p., (1975)
Symptoms : H(068), H(091)
Recipes : H(068) vermifuge, barks stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia boonei , leaves and barks from the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, to pound, maceration, VO.
H(091) femal anemia, ONS. of Thomandersia laurifolia of Rauvolfia vomitoria, smoke inhalation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(006), H(007), H(091), H(099), H(100), H(104), H(126), H(139), H(170), H(173)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(007) diuretic, H(091) tonic, H(100) blennorrage, H(126) icterus, H(139) aphrodisiac, ONS.de Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS.
H(099) furious madness, crushed roots in H2O, VO. 1/2 liter, quick action
H(170) common dropsi, decoction ONS. of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Platycerium angolense of Loranthus sp., VO.
H(173) , H(104) belly pains, decoction of roots, enema, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : agbamassam (Aboure), atiablé, bakimbé, kakapimbé (Ashanti), baka pimblé, kakakwé, niahui (Baoule), bi (Gagou), gouéto (Shien), to (Nekedie, Gouro)
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(004), H(005), H(014), H(033), H(038), H(076), H(091), H(103), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(014) itch, pelada, powder of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, dilute in palm oil, local application
H(005) oedema, H(033) femal sterility, H(038) urogenital infection, H(104) colic, decoction (vine) bark of the underground part of of Rauvolfia vomitoria, VO
H(091) asthenia, rachitis, H(113) rheumatism, roots decoction of Rauvolfia vomitoria, massage, steam bath
H(076) vesicle in the mouth, H(103) gingivitis, roots decoction of Rauvolfia vomitoria, gargle, mouth wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 11
Author(s) : Belem Ouedraogo, M. & O. Bognounou
Title : Vernonia amygdalina Del. et Vernonia colorata (Willd.) Drake (Asteraceae), deux plantes médicinales souvent confondues au Burkina Faso. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 11 - 12, 119 - 125, (1997 - 1998)
Symptoms : H(006), H(007), H(055)
Recipes : H(006), H(007) + H(162), H(055), plant, decoction, VO. + roots Rauvolfia vomitoria
H(100), leaves roots + roots Rauvolfia vomitoria, VO;, many times a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 30b
Author(s) : Betti, J. L.
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants among the baka pygmies in the Dja biosphere reserve, Cameroon. African Study Monographs, 25 (1) : 1 - 27, March 2004
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(018, 3) headache, roots barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria, scraped, nose instillation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Dja reserve)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(053)
Recipes : H(053) ear ache, juice from crushed leaves of Octolepis casearia + latex of Rauwolfia vomitoria + a feather of a bird is used to apply the mixture into ears
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 56
Author(s) : Betti, J. L., R. Caspa, J. Ambara, R.L. Kourogue
Title : Ethno-Botanical study of plants used for treating malaria in a forest: Savanna margin area, East region, Cameroon Global Journal of Research on Medicinal Plants & Indigenous Medicine, Volume 2, Issue 10, 692-708 (October 2013) http://www.fosas.africa.kyoto-u.ac.jp/img/ProgressReport2012.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Rauvolfia vomitoria warm on fire-friction-squeeze and VO.
H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Rauvolfia vomitoria decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria decoction, VO. or massage
H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, warm on fire-friction-squeeze, massage or press on painful side
H(051) paludism, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, pound, nasal
H(051) paludism, seeds of Rauvolfia vomitoria, VO.
H(051) paludism, stem bark of Rauvolfia vomitoria, decoction, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Forest-savannah contact zone, Andom village, East region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HC 18
Author(s) : Chifundera K.
Title : Antivenomous plants used in the Zairean pharmacopoeia. African Study Monographs, 7 : 21 -35, March 1987
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, decoction of the whole plant of Rauvolfia vomitoria, Rauvolfia vomitoria, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kabare, Kalehe)
Vernacular name : kalenge (Kitembo)
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(099), H(203)
Recipes : H(099) neuro-sedative properties, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS. ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
H203) whole plant for hedges (HA 99 Aubréville 1959 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : kolidiohi (Malinké), modia tialèl, moylatialèl, lékoun timbobhé (Mamou), moyiatialal (Poular), ganatouwoulou (Guerzé).
Reference HE 13
Author(s) : Egharevba, R.K.A., M.I. Ikhatua
Title : Ethno- Medical Uses of Plants in the Treatment of Various Skin Diseases in Ovia North East, Edo State, Nigeria Research Journal of Agriculture and Biological Sciences, 4 (1): 58-64 (2008)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) skin diseases, powder root and seeds: of Rauvolfia vomitoria add to soap and use
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ovia North East, Edo State)
Vernacular name : swizzle stick or serpent wood (English), akata (Bini), asofeyje (Yoruba)
Reference HE 17
Author(s) : Erinoso S. M. & D. O. Aworinde
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of some medicinal plants used in traditional health care in Abeokuta areas of Ogun State, Nigeria African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 6(18), pp. 1352-1362, 15 May, 2012 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp/PDF/pdf2012/15%20May/Erinoso%20and%20Aworinde.pdf
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094) haemorrhoid / pile, decoction of fruit of Aframomum melegueta, a bulb of Allium sativum, ONS. of Monodora myristica, stem bark of Rauwolfia vomitoria, stem bark of Rauwolfia vomitoria, VO. a cup-full 3 times daily till haemorrhoid disappears
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : asofeyeje
Reference HF 04
Author(s) : Focho, D. A., M. C Newu, M. G Anjah, F. A Nwana, F. B Ambo
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of trees in Fundong, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 2009, 5:17 (doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-17) + Additional file 1
Symptoms : H(020), H(068), H(026), H(151)
Recipes : H(020, f) snake bite, roots barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria, paste is applied topically
H(026, f) menstrual pains, H(068, f) intestinal worms, powder of leaves mixed with H2O, enema
H(151, f) hypertention, decoction of barks, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : Ijah (Fundong)
Reference HF 08
Author(s) : Frazão-Moreira, A
Title : The symbolic efficacy of medicinal plants:practices, knowledge, and religious beliefs amongst the Nalu healers of Guinea-Bissau Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:24 (2016)
Symptoms : H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, decoction of roots, drink
H(139) impotence, decoction of stems of Rauvolfia vomitoria, drink
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : n’ti kambirás (Nalu)
Reference HG 22
Author(s) : Gbolade, A. A.
Title : Inventory of antidiabetic plants in selected districts of Lagos State, Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 121, pp. 135–139, (2009)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria are squeezed with water, mixed with the juice of Citrus aurantiifolia and boiled for 10min, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Lagos State)
Vernacular name : asofeyeje
Reference HG 24
Author(s) : Gill, L.S.
Title : Ethnomedicinal Uses of Plants in Nigeria. Uniben Press, Benin City, Nigeria. 276p, (1992) Extracted from HI O8 (Ethnobotanical Uses of Plants Among the Binis in the Treatment of Ophthalmic and ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) Ailments) of Idu M., G.O. Obaruyi and J. O. Erhabor
Symptoms : H(098), H(098), H(099), H(151), H(201)
Recipes : H(098), urhobo people use the decoction of leaves to induce sleep
H(098), H(099), H(151), H(201), Infusion of the powdered root in cold water is used to treat nervous disorder, hypertension, insomnia and mental illness
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 27
Author(s) : N' guessan, F.H. Tra Bi, M.W. Koné
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique des plantes antipaludiques utilisées en médecine traditionnelle chez les Abbey et Krobou d'Agboville (Côte d'Ivoire). Ethnopharmacologia, n°44, december 2009
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves decoction of Rauvolfia vomitoria, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 2k
Author(s) : Guenoukpati, K.
Title : Ces plantes de chez nous.Multiples recettes d'économie domestique, 76 p., (1983) Gachathi, F.N. , phytothérapeute chercheur en pharmacopée traditionnelle.Université du Bénin, B.P. n° 3093, Lome - Togo. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), drepanocytosis (sickle cell), powder roots barks of Fagara zanthoxyloides ( 1/2 glass), of Rauvolfia vomitoria (1 glass) of Strophanthus hispidus (1/2 glass), juice Citrus aurantifolia (1L), maceration during 30 days, filter, VO, 1/2 glass , 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 53
Author(s) : N’ guessan K., B. Kadja, G. N. ZirihiI, D.Traoré & L. Aké-Assi
Title : Screening phytochimique de quelques plantes médicinales ivoiriennes utilisées en pays Krobou (Agboville, Côte-d’Ivoire) Sciences & Nature Vol. 6 N°1 : 1 - 15 (2009)
Symptoms : H(005), H(022), H(051), H(099)
Recipes : H(005) edema of the feet, stem bark paste of Rauvolfia vomitoria, purge
H(022) easy delivery, eaf paste, purge
H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves, VO.
H(099) epilepsy, decoction of leaves, VO. or steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Krobou country, Agboville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HH 05
Author(s) : Hulstaert, G.
Title : Notes de Botanique Mongo. Acad. Roy. des Sc. d'Outre- Mer, Classe des Sc. Nat. & Méd., N.S. XV-3, 212 p., (1966)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) colic, raped roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, decoction, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 11
Author(s) : Haxaire Claudie (Pharmacienne)
Title : Phytothérapie et Médecine Familiale chez les Gbaya-Kara (République Centrafricaine) Thèse de doctorat, Université de Paris, Fac. Pharmacie., 320 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(078), H(173)
Recipes : H(078) tumour testicle, VO., roots decoction of a partial mixing of Aframomum aulococarpus, Ectadiopsis oblongifolia , Trema orientalis , Triclisia macrophylla , Strychnos spinosa , Vernonia sp., Rauvolfia vomitoria, Orthopichonia pycnantha
H(173), VO., decoction (H2O) of barks of Ampelocissus caricaulis of Mucuna poggei of Rauvolfia vomitoria + aspersion from a decoction (H2O) of leaves of Vernonia glaberina, of stems of Mucuna poggei of 'barks of Manihot esculenta of Nauclea xanthoxylum of Rauvolfia vomitoria
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. not transposable
Reference HI 08
Author(s) : Idu M., G.O. Obaruyi and J. O. Erhabor
Title : Ethnobotanical Uses of Plants Among the Binis in the Treatment of Ophthalmic and ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) Ailments Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 480-96. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/miduetal.htm
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Rauwolfia vomitoria are used for irritation of the eyes. Juice is squeezed out of fresh leaves.One drop into the eyes daily
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Edo State)
Vernacular name : akata (Binis), swizzle stick (English)
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, 10) paludism, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : asofeyeje (Yoruba), serpen twood, swizzle stick (English)
Reference HJ 08
Author(s) : Jiofack, T., l. Ayissi, C. Fokunang, N. Guedje and V. Kemeuze
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of the upper Nyong valley forest in Cameroon African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(4). pp. 144-150, April, 2009 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp
Symptoms : H(026), H(038), H(051), H(068), H(126), H(127)
Recipes : H(026) dysmenorrhoea, H(038) urinary tract infection, H(051) paludism, H(068) intestinal helminthiasis, H(126) jaundice, H(127) splenomegaly stem bark, root, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria , RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(068), leaves decoction of Rauvolfia vomitoria, VO. (dangerous very emetic , diuretic and purgative)
H(100) blennorhage, roots decoction , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal ( Diola de Casamance)
Vernacular name : bural, giupa (Diola)
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(055), H(096), H(100), H(123), H(173)
Recipes : H(055), H(123), roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, decoction or maceration or pulp or sap, VO.
H(096), pelvus decongestant, leaves ofcoction of Rauvolfia in steam bath + local application of barks pulp
H(100) blen, ONS. of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Vernonia colorata of Carica papaya, decoction, VO. Many time during the day
H(173) , roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, decoction or maceration or pulp or sap, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : yablan, diablan, dialon (Guéré), gouéto (Shien), nia tatté (Néyau), terré ((Krou), boué mali (Yacouba), kakaékoué, niahuï (Baoulé), dobouéi, dougbéi (Bété), kaha paye paye (Agni), kaya penpe (Ashanti)
Reference HK 24
Author(s) : Kasuku, W., F. Lula, J. Paulus, N. Ngiefu & Dr. Kaluila
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes utilisées pour le traitement du paludisme à Kinshasa (R.D.C.). Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 13, 95 - 102, (1999)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Morinda morindoïdes, decoction , VO. during 3 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mubande
Reference HK 55
Author(s) : Koni Muluwa, J., K. Bostoen
Title : Noms et usages des plantes utiles chez les Nsong. Göteborg Africana Informal Series - N° 6 , 71p., (2008) Department of Oriental and African Languages. University of Gothenburg (ISSN 1404-8523) http://www.sprak.gu.se/digitalAssets/1316/1316264_noms-et-usages-des-plantes.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title : Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(014), H(018), H(026), H(046), H(051), H(091), H(100), H(104), H(118), H(127), H(151), H(169), H(195), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) ulcerous wound , pounded bark of the root of Triclisia dictyophylla of Rauvolfia vomitoria in dressing
H(008) diarrhoea , macerated leaves : VO. 1 glass per day
H(012)) fracture and luxation, the leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Oncoba welwitschii ramolies au feu, by local application
H(014) mycosis, grated bark of the trunk associated with palm oil by local application
H(014) gales, decoction of leaves bath
H(014) mycosis, decoction of trunk bark or of the root : VO. ½ glass per day.
H(018) headache, fresh grated bark of the trunk in friction on the face and neck
H(026) dysmenorrhea, H(158) metrorrhagia, macerated leaves of Hallea stipulosa of Rauvolfia vomitoria, enema
H(046) measles, maceration of trunk bark : VO. 1 dose (+/_ 1/4 liter) per day.
H(051) fever, maceration of the bark. VO. adult : ½ glass 2 times daily, child : 1 teaspoon 2 times daily.
H(051) fever, maceration of the root of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Morinda lucida associated expressed juice of Costus lucanusianus. : VO. 1 glass 2 times daily during 7 days.
H(091) anemia, decoction of leaves : VO. ½ glass 2 times daily.
H(100) blennorrhoea, maceration of the root, VO.
H(100) blennorrhoea, roots decoction, enema
H(104) colic, juice of the root of Rauvolfia vomitoria diluted with the expressed juice of the stems of Costus lucanusianus, VO. ½ glass single dose.
H(104) colic, roots decoction : enema 1 dose (+/_ 1/4 liter) per day.
H(118) angina, intestinal worms, maceration of the root, VO.
H(127) splenomegaly, maceration of the root :VO. ½ glass 2 times daily during 3 days.
H(151) hypertension, roots decoction in palm wine : VO. 1 glass 2 times daily.
H(169) hernia, rub the affected part with leaves softened with heat
H(195) dropsy, decoction of leaves. VO. adult : 2 doses (+/_ 1/4 liter) 3 times per week, child : 1 small dose (+/_ 1/4 liter) 3 times per week.
H(201) psychosomatic disorders, maceration of the root : VO. ½ glass the first day ; ¼ of glass the second and thereafter 2 tablespoons per day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lokolela (Nseki), Tandala (Ngumu), Gemena (Bokuda), Town of Mbandaka, City of Bosobolo, of Bumba and suburbs, Bosobolo (Bili))
Vernacular name : tangaguzi, wantandaguzi, lododwa, tebongo (Ngwaka), tsenzenguju, gbingilugbi (Mono), tengeguzu (Fulu), ndokolo (Ngombe, Mbanza), ekoko, indondombo, boliaki (Lomongo), mobondo (Libinza), babobo (Kinunu), lamba lamba (Kiyombe), ejoji (Mpama), mukuka (Bobangi), boleli mbole (Lokonda)
Reference HK 61
Author(s) : Kibungu Kembelo A.O.
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales du Bas-Congo et leurs usages (198 p.),(2003) http://www.sie-cameroun.cm/?q=biblio/doc/4825
Symptoms : H(016), H(056), H(068), H(099), H(171), H(201)
Recipes : H(016) swollen and painful breasts (n’sansi), boil all the plants below: Momordica charantia, ngemba-ndundu sp., Craterispermum schweinfurthii (roots), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), green waste of Musa paradisiaca and Conyza sumatrensis.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(056) microfilariae, boil together the following plants: ngemba-ndundu sp., Conyza sumatrensis, Momordica charantia, Morinda lucida (leaves), Hallea stipulosa (barks), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), Pentaclethra macrophylla, Sarcocephalus pobeguinii (roots) and les déchets des bananes unripees.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day
H(068) hookworm, decoction of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria with leaves of Clerodendrum uncinatum and roots of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha.To filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day.
H(099) epilepsy, pound and macerated in H2O stems of Costus phyllocephalus and roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria. Filter and Take un bain corporel total 1 time per day In the evening.Prohibited food : anything that flies as birds ; goat, monkey; river fish, look at a dead body, look in a mirror, go to go to the market and walk alone
H(139) sexual weakness ; non-erection of the penis (mbadi), pound whole plants below : Polygala acicularis (leaves), Mondia whitei (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots); to rest 4 days in palm wine or of sugarcane.To filter and drink ¼ of glass, 3 times per day.
H(139) sexual weakness : non-erection of the penis, pound whole plants ci After : Rauvolfia vomitoria (roots), Garcinia huillensis (roots), Macaranga monandra (roots), Millettia versicolor (roots). To stand overnight in the wine of sugarcane for three days.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(171) diabetes, decoction of barks or roots of Bridelia ferruginea, roots d’ Annona senegalensis. subsp. oulotricha, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, leaves of Morinda lucida, Allium sativum, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Morinda morindoides, roots Vitex madiensis and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, barks of Millettia laurentii, Lippia multiflora, large and small Ocimum gratissimum and Malaka sp. Filter and let cool, add a bit of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria and let stand during 12 hours; to filter and drink 1/3 glass 3 times per day. Prohibited food : chikwangues, foufou, tuber of cassava, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruits, sweet potatoes, bread, milk, beverages, fish, palm oil, lemons. One can eat : toast, yams, taro, liquid milk, vegetables, lots of Solanum aethiopicum (gilo), Solanum macrocarpon and Solanum torvum
H(201) madness or H(201) dementia, pound together and decoction leaves of Hymenocardia acida, of Cola acuminata, of Dacryodes edulis, of Citrullus lanatus, of Capsicum frutescens, of Lippia multiflora and of Trema orientalis; roots of Brillantaisia patula, of barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria and fruits of Aframomum melegueta and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon filtrate mixed with one egg and white clay, 2 times per day.
H(201) madness, H(201) dementia, pound together and decoction of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks of trunk), Garcinia kola (seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks of trunk), Newbouldia laevis (barks of trunk), fruits of Capsicum frutescens and of Aframomum melegueta; Polygala acicularis (leaves), of successive days , seeds of Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana and Mondia whitei. Filter, let it cool and mix with barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter the next day and drink ½ table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness (all stages considered), pound and decoction of the following plants : Hymenocardia acida (leaves), Cola acuminata (leaves), Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Aframomum melegueta (fruits), Cucumeropsis mannii (leaves), Capsicum frutescens (leaves), Lippia multiflora, Brillantaisia patula (roots), Trema orientalis (leaves), Rauvolfia vomitoria (barks) and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon supplemented with one egg and white clay, 2 times per day.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound together the following plants; Commelina africana, Manotes expansa, Brillantaisia patula (leaves and roots), Lycopersicon esculentum (leaves of tomato), Mondia whitei (roots), Rauvolfia vomitoria. heat and remove from the heat before boiling, press and filter then drink ½ glass the morning and at noon. Whenever the patient feels worse we need to apply the medication nasal and eye.
H(201) inoffensive madness, pound whole plants below : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Jatropha curcas (barks), Garcinia kola (barks and seeds), Erythrina abyssinica (barks), Newbouldia laevis (barks), Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum, Renealmia africana, Aframomum melegueta, Polygala acicularis (leaves), successive days and Mondia whitei. decoction of the mixture, filter. After cooling, add barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria; let stand overnight, filter on the following days and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day for 3 consecutive days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kilungu (Kikongo)
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 Alchornea cordifolia Rauvolfia vomitoria and Lantana camara, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, Albizia zygia and Lantana camara, decoction , VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Pycnanthus angolensis, Rauvolfia vomitoria and Mangifera indica, décoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name : kakapenpen
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 barks and powder of Rauvolfia vomitoria
Region : West Africa
Country : Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name : dodemakpowoe
Reference HL 03
Author(s) : Lubini, A.
Title : Les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle par les Yansi de l'entre Kwilu-Kamtsha (Zaïre). Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23b, 1007 - 1020, (1990)
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, barks from stem, twig, trunk of Rauvolfia vomitoria, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : lumbweny (Yanzi)
Reference HL 18
Author(s) : Lebbie, A. R., R. P. Guries
Title : Ethnobotanical value and conservation of sacred groves of the Kpaa Mende in Sierra Leone Economic Botany, 49 (3), pp. 297-308, (1995)
Symptoms : H(014), H(139)
Recipes : H(014) scabies, leaf poultice of Rauvolfia vomitoria mixed with clay is rubbed on the skin
H(139), infusion of pounded roots is drunk to induce or increase male virility, or altematively VO. an infusion of the inner bark
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone (Moyamba District)
Vernacular name : kowogre (Kpaa Mende)
Reference HM 01
Author(s) : Mandango M.A., I. Boemu L. & M. Bongombola
Title : Plantes antidiabétiques de Kinshasa (Zaïre). Mitt. Inst. Allg.. Bot. Hamburg, 23b, 1021 - 1031, (1990)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) sugared, barks of the underground part of Bridelia ferruginea of Nauclea latifolia of Rauvolfia vomitoria, ripe fruit of Citus limon, decoction (H2O), VO. (no alcohol)
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HM 03
Author(s) : Motte, E.
Title : Les plantes chez les pygmées Aka et les Monzombo de la Lobaye (Centrafrique). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), 574 p., (1980)
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) arrow poison, latex of Parquetina nigrescens of Rauvolfia vomitoria, juice of leaves of Palisota alopecurus, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HM 40
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title : The Ethnomedicine of the Haya people of Bugabo ward, Kagera Region, north western Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:24 (2009) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-24 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/5/1/24
Symptoms : H(051), H(104), H(127), H(199)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(104) abdominal colics in children, H(127) splenomegally, H(199) HIV/AIDS, for paludism the stem or root bark of Rauvolfia vomitoria is boiled with water and drunk. When the decoction is given to children it makes them feel weak and hence they should also be given milk. The stem or root bark is ground and one teaspoonful of the powder is administered with porridge or tea. It can also be mixed with honey to mask the bitter taste
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region, Bugabo ward)
Vernacular name : mnyabusind, enyam asindi, kinyabusinde
Reference HM 42
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title : Ethnomedicine of the Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Part 2: The medicinal plants of Katoro Ward, Bukoba District Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2010, 6:19 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-6-19 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(113)
Recipes : H(013) skin rashes, weeping rashes, H(014) fungal infection, athlete foot rot, H(113) burning sensation of the feet, :H(113) joint pains, powder of the roots or stem bark of Parinari curatellifolia is mixed with root powders of Rauvolfia vomitoria, Maytenus senegalensis, and Ozoroa insignis subsp. reticulata in a fat base. Preparation containing Rauvolfia vomitoria should not be applied to open wounds due to its toxicity
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HM 42c
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otienoi, Anke Weisheit
Title : Ethnomedicine of the Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Part 3: plants used in traditional medicine in Kikuku village, Muleba District Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2012, 8:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-8-14 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/14
Symptoms : H(106)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Muleba District)
Vernacular name : omuatabusinde/kinyabusinde (Kikuku)
Reference HM 57
Author(s) : Mensah, J.K., R I. Okoli , A. A. Turay & E.A. Ogie-Odia
Title : Phytochemical Analysis of Medicinal Plants Used for the Management of Hypertension by Esan people of Edo State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 1273-87. (2009) http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/meoktuoo.htm
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, infusion of the roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria is taken as tea.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Edo State)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HM 62
Author(s) : Makumbelo E. , L. Lukoki, J.J.s.j Paulus & N. Luyindula
Title : Stratégie de valorisation des espèces ressources des produits non ligneux de la savane des environs de Kinshasa: II. Enquête ethnobotanique (aspects médicinaux) TROPICULTURA, 26, 3, 129-134 (2008)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 5) paludism, decoction of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : munday nday (Kimbala)
Reference HN 01
Author(s) : Nyakabwa, M. & W. Dibaluka
Title : Plantes médicinales cultivées dans la zone de Kabondo à Kisangani (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 87 - 99, (1990)
Symptoms : H(068), H(091)
Recipes : H(068) vermifuge, barks of stems, trunk, branches of Alstonia boonei, leaves + barks of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, to pound, maceration H2O, VO.
H(091), anemia femal, ONS. of Thomandersia laurifolia of Rauvolfia vomitoria, to carbonize, inhalation
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : ususwe (Topoke, mbakambaka (Kigenia), bodonga (Kiboa), kimusuku (Swahili), otonga (Kibango), muririro ((Kinyarwanda), likwoma, lingbengeli (Mbunza), utengweni (Kibundu)
Reference HN 03
Author(s) : Nyakabwa, M. & R. Gapusi
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées chez les Banyamulenge de Fizi au Sud-Kivu (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 101 - 114, (1990)
Symptoms : H(014), H(038), H(051), H(056)
Recipes : H(014) itch, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, to pound, friction
H(038) uro-genital infection, bark from the underground part of Rauvolfia, maceration, VO. + palm oil
H(051) paludism roots of Rauvolfia, decoction in H2O, enema
H(056) filariosis, jigger, barks from stem, twig, trunk of Rauvolfia vomitoria, to dry, powder, to dilute in palm oil, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(033), H(068), H(099), H(139), H(201)
Recipes : H(033) femal sterility + gynicologic complications, ONS. of Rauvolfia vomitoria , maceration in gin, VO.
H(068) vermifuge, leaves infusion of Rauvolfia + 4 lemons, VO.
H(099) somniferous, powder of roots of Rauvolfia., 1/2 of coffe spoon in H2O, VO., in the evening
H(139) aphrodisiac, powder of roots of Rauvolfia., 1/4 of coffe spoon in the sugared porridge of milet or of maïs, VO. , in the morning and evening during 2 days
H(201) insanity, powder of roots of Rauvolfia., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : dodémakpowé (Adja, Mina), létin, legbagbéman, létin wéwé (Fon), alétin, kanakanatin, klanklantin (Goun), jagbojina, wourouhou ora (Nagot), asoféyédjé, rébé, ira, igba (Yoruba)
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(099)
Recipes : H(099) maniacs troubles , root bark of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : kilungu (Kikongo and Kiyombe)
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, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, infusion
H(051) paludism, rhizome of Curcuma longa, barks of Enanthia chlorantha, barks and leaves of Harungana madagascariensis of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Mangifera indica of Psidium guajava, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria, Ondo state
Vernacular name : asofeyeje (Okeigbo)
Reference HO 12
Author(s) : Okafor, J. & R. Ham
Title : Identification, utilisation et conservation des plantes médicinales dans le sud-est du Nigeria. Thèmes de la biodiversité africaine, Le Programme d'Appui à la Biodiversité, Numéro 3, Juillet 1999 http://www.worldwildlife.org/bsp/publications/africa/okaforfr/okaforfr.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism; ovulation., ONS. of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-East) (Central plain of Igbo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HO 20
Author(s) : Olowokudejo J. D., A. B. Kadiri, V.A. Travih
Title : An Ethnobotanical Survey of Herbal Markets and Medicinal Plants in Lagos State of Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 851-65. 2008. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/lagos.htm
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fevers, a decoction of the root of Sphenocentrum jollyanum, Zingiber officinale, bark of Khaya grandifoliola, root and bark of Rauvolfia vomitoria, bark of Alstomia congensis, root and bark of Senna sceptabilis, root of Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides, leaves of Ocimum basilicum and sp is taken for fever.. (Information obtained from herb sellers and traditional medicine practitioners from three popular and largest markets in Lagos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Local markets in Lagos state)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HS 01
Author(s) : Sandberg, F.
Title : Etude sur les plantes médicinales et toxiques de l'Afrique équatoriale. Cahiers de la Maboké, tome 3, n° 1, 5 - 49, (1965)
Symptoms : H(004), H(068), H(093)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, roots powder of Rauvolfia vomitoria, local application
H(068) helminthiasis, barks from stem, twig, truk, , RNS., VO.
H(093), antidote, detoxicant of the seeds of Strophanthus gratus (which is a arrow poison) with Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HS 23
Author(s) : Simbo, D. J.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 6:8 (2010) + Additional file of: An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 6:8 (2010)
Symptoms : H(099), H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, H(099) mental illness, VO. decoction of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : thauvengo (Babungo)
Reference HT 39
Author(s) : Tsabang, N. , P. V. Tsouh Fokou , L. R. Yamthe Tchokouaha , B. Noguem, I. Bakarnga-Via, M. S. Dongmo Nguepi, B. A. Nkongmeneck, F. Fekam Boyom
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of Annonaceae medicinal plants used to treat malaria in four areas of Cameroon Journal of Ethnopharmacology 139, 171– 180, (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/03788741/139/1
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism (timeki, Ewondo) (nnect, Bamikele), decoction of a mixture of 300 g g of stem bark of each of these plants: Annickia chlorantha, Rauvolfia vomitoria, Fagara macrophylla in 4 l of water for 20 min, VO. 250 ml of decoction 3 times a day for 10 days
H(051) paludism (timeki, Ewondo) (nnect, Bamikele), decoction of a mixture of 300 g of stem bark of each of these plants: Annickia chlorantha, Rauvolfia vomitoria, Fagara macrophylla and Nauclea latifolia in 4 l of water for 20 min, VO. 250 ml of decoction 3 times a day for 10 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HT 40
Author(s) : Tra Bi Fézan, H., G. M. Irié, K C.C. N’GAMAN & C.H.B. Mohou
Title : Études de quelques plantes thérapeutiques utilisées dans le traitement de l’hypertension artérielle et du diabète : deux maladies émergentes en Côte d’Ivoire Sciences & Nature Vol. 5 N°1 : 39 - 48 (2008) http://www.ajol.info/index.php/scinat/article/viewFile/42150/9278
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Abidjan town)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HU 01
Author(s) : Udoamaka F.Ezuruike n, J.M.Prieto
Title : The use of plants in the traditional management of diabetes in Nigeria: Pharmacological and toxicological considerations Journal of Ethnopharmacology 155, 857–924 (2014)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, root, stem, stem-bark, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, decoction, maceration, powdered root, RNS. Region of use for diabetes (South east of Nigeria), (South south of Nigeria)
Other medicinal uses: mental disorders, sedative, hypertension, snake bites, skin infections, anti-parasitic, oral infections, rheumatism, aphrodisiac, purgative, ONS. RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : asofeyeje (Yoruba), akanta (Ibo), wadda (Hausa), African or Indian snakeroot (Local English)
Reference HV 10
Author(s) : Verbeeck, A.
Title : Inlandse Geneesmiddelen AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n° 1, 11 year, pp 23 - 31, parts 1 to 4, (1948) AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n° 2, 11 year,, pp 70 - 75, parts 5 to 7, (1948) AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n° 3, 11 year,, pp 98 - 102, parts 8 to 13, (1948) AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n° 4, 11 year,, pp 148 - 152, parts 14 to 19, (1948) http://www.abbol.com/bookbank/books/aequatoria%201948.pdf
Symptoms : H(039), H(173)
Recipes : H(039) louse, pieces of roots barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria are mixed in palm oil. Massage of the head if the treatment is too painfull do'nt mix with palm oil
H(173) leprosy, pieces of roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria et cooked in sugar water during 1/2 h, VO. The treatment is repeared 1 X / moth
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo), Imbonga on the middle Momboyo River.in the Central African rain forest
Vernacular name : lomponju (Nkundo)
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(051), H(055)
Recipes : H(051) child fever, maceration of barks and leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, RNS.
H(055) vomitive, potion of barks, possibly with bananas chard
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (ge-)songino , (Eviya language)
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), H(155), H(201)
Recipes : H(068) child anthelmintic, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, softened at the heat of fire, juice, VO.
H(068) anthelmintic, leaves, roots , barks from stem, twig, trunk of Rauvolfia vomitoria, to pound, to dilute in H2O, fiter,enema
H(156), leaves of Cyathula prostrata, seeds of Aframomum sanguineum, to pound, juice, VO.
H(201) psychosis, barks of the underground part of Rauvolfia, to pound, snuff
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HZ 01
Author(s) : Zirihi Guédé, N., K. N'Guessan, T. Etien Dibié, P. Grellier
Title : Ethnopharmacological study of plants used to treat malaria, in traditional medicine, by Bete Populations of Issia (Côte d’Ivoire) Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, Vol.2 (4), 216-227 (2010)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, root bark decoction of Rauvolfia vomitoria ,VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast .(Department of Issia)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference VA 41
Author(s) : Angenot, L.
Title : Les Poisons de flèches africains. I. Zaïre, Rwanda et Burundi Africa-Tervuren, XXIV no 2, pp 36- 54, (1978)
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) arrow poison, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, rat poison in I Uele, RNS.
- H(203) ; wood is used to make ax handles
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) , Rwanda, Burundi
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(051)
Recipes : Vb(051) high fever (bombwe), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vb(051) high fever (bombwe), barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria + 1 equal quantity of leaves of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vc(014) whitlow, ashes of leaves of Alchornea hirtella of Bothriocline longipes of Paullinia pinnata of Rauvolfia vomitoria, local friction
Vc(014) itch (lugugu, lushita), leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Tephrosia vogelii of Aspilia africana of Capsicum frutescens of barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria of burned barks of bananas (Musa sapientum) + palm oil
Vv(051) high fever (bombwe), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vv(051) high fever (bombwe), barks of Rauvolfia vomitoria + 1 equal quantity of leaves of Acalypha villicaulis of Caesalpinia decapetala of Tetradenia riparia, to pound, maceration in H2O, VO. during 3 days
Vpc(075) lack of appetite and standing hair, red ears, ONS of Phytolacca dodecandra of Rauwolfia vomitoria of Tephrosia vogelii, to pound, massage the pig
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : katondo (Lega), atondo (Bembe)