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Official name : Renealmia africana (K.Schum.) Benth.
Family : Zingiberaceae

3 reference(s) related to this plant

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(176)
Recipes : H(176) gibbosity, decoction of the root of Renealmia africana of Carapa procera: as cooking liquid of Fuku (porridge made of manioc flour)
H(176) gibbosity, lotion with boa fat with ashes of the roots of Renealmia africana of Carapa procera and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii in friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Tandala (Ngumu)
Vernacular name : ngakali (Ngwaka)
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(034), H(091), H(113), H(124), H(201)
Recipes : H(034), H(091) continue emaciation and heart palpitations the person eats but can not get enough (n’gewu), pound together leaves or barks of Erythrina abyssinica, Renealmia africana, 3 internodes of sugarcane, Costus lucanusianus (leaves) and rape Ananas comosus. Press, filter and put in a bottle, add 1 spoonful of sugar and exposing the solution in the sun for 3 days ; Drink ½ glass, 1 time per day.
H(091) to gain weight (grow), pound and macerated in le juice of sugarcane the mixing of the following plants : Cymbopogon densiflorus, Renealmia africana, Polygala acicularis (leaves), Manotes expansa; Filter, put in a bottle and Exposure to sunlight 2 consecutive days. then drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning this remedy causes much appetite. The patient may also take the medication with of sweet raw cassava or of Hymenocardia acida prescrite contre le yellowing of the hair, of la flaking of the scalp and du swelling of the legs (mvimbu).
H(091) emaciation: pour grow (vimbu), pound the plants below : Cymbopogon densiflorus, Renealmia africana, Polygala acicularis (leaves), Manotes expansa. macerated in le juice of sugarcane, filter and bottling, expose it to the sun during 2 days and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Warning This medication can give of appetite
H(113) rheumatism, decoction of the following plants : roots of Craterispermum schweinfurthii, Anchomanes difformis and Renealmia africana.To filter and drink ½ bamboo glass filtrate, 2 times per day
H(124) pouring of blood from the nose and the mouth followed of sudden death (nkosi kibota), pound together the following plants : Dichaetanthera africana, Ottelia ulvifolia, young shoots of Pennisetum purpureum, Manotes expansa, leaves of Cajanus cajan, red seeds of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea), leaves or stems of Costus phyllocephalus, Renealmia africana and barks of Croton mubango. macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, press, filter and add of the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(124) epistaxis (poured of blood in the nose and mouth accompanied often a sudden death) (nkosikibota), decoction of the following plants : Renealmia africana, termite of savannah, Hibiscus acetosella green form and Mondia whitei.To filter and drink 1 table spoon, once at night
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 (stade of dangerous madness, (run, dance and laughs), pound and decoction the mixing of the following plants : Cajanus cajan (leaves), Renealmia africana, Lippia multiflora, Ficus thonningii (leaves), Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, Costus phyllocephalus (stems), Costus lucanusianus (stems).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day.
H(201) madness (Stage where the patient does not support noise and cries. He complains of heat and of heart palpitations), pound and boil with un peu of termitière the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Renealmia africana, Cyperus articulatus, Brillantaisia patula (leaves and roots); à chaque prise, add of l’argile
H(201) joyful inoffensive madness, pound together and decoction of leaves of Cajanus cajan, of Ficus thonningii, of Renealmia africana, of Lippia multiflora, Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, Costus phyllocephalus (stems) and Costus lucanusianus (stems).To filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day. .
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.
H(201 ) vision of the spirits followed to overturning and of death. After stiffening (ngimbi), pound together the following plants : Brillantaisia patula, (leaves), Ottelia ulvifolia, Clerodendrum splendens, Costus lucanusianus or Costus phyllocephalus (leaves) and Renealmia africana; macerate the mixture pounded in H2O, filter and add white clay ; VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass filtrate 3 times per day.
H(201) vision of the spirits, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of plants below : souches of Costus phyllocephalus and of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Renealmia africana and leaves of Brillantaisia patula. Filter and mix with of white clay and VO. 1/3 glass, 2 times per day
H(201) dangerous madness, pound together and decoction of the plants below : leaves of Cajanus cajan, Renealmia africana, Lippia multiflora, leaves of Ficus thonningii, Eleusine indica, Nymphaea lotus, stems of Costus phyllocephalus and stems of Costus afer or C. lucanusianus; to filter and drink 1/3 glass, 3 times per day
H(201) vision of the spirits followed to overturning and of death. After stiffening (ngimbi), pound together the following plants : souches of Costus phyllocephalus and of Aframomum alboviolaceum, Renealmia africana and Brillantaisia patula (leaves); macerated in H2O, filter and add white clay; VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass filtrate 2 times per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : susa (Kikongo)
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(022)
Recipes : H(022) ocytocic, maceration of 4pices of leaves of Renealmia africana and 2 fruits of Aframomum sp., VO.
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 : boyooyoo (Nkundo)