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Reference : HA 47

Author(s) : Abondo, A., F. Mbenkum & D. Thomas
Title : Ethnobotany and the medicinal plants of the Korup rainforest project area, Cameroon in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Reference HA 47 has information about 90 plants :
Acanthus montanus (Nees) T. Anderson
Official name : Acanthus montanus (Nees) T. Anderson
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(068)
Recipes : H(037) chest pain, mashed leaves of Acanthus montanus in red oil and eaten
H(068) intestinal worms, leves infusion of Acanthus montanus as enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(043)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, barks of Scyphocephalim mannii with Aframonum melegueta fruits mashed as enema
H(033) female infertility, barks of Musanga cecropioides of Aframonum melegueta mashed as enema
H(043) tetanus, mashed leaves of Anthonotha macrophylla with Aframomum melegueta rubbed into cuts in jam to release muscle
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Aframomum sanguineum (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Official name : Aframomum sanguineum (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Synonyms : Aframomum hanburyi K. Schum. , Aframomum angustifolium (Sonn.) K. Schum.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, stems of Aframomum hanburyi, chewed
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Aframomum sp.
Official name : Aframomum sp.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(046)
Recipes : H(046) measles, infusion of fruits of Aframomum sp used as enema
H(046) measles, ground seeds rubbed on skin.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Afrostyrax lepidophyllus Mildbr.
Official name : Afrostyrax lepidophyllus Mildbr.
Family : Huaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, barks of Afrostyra lepedophyllus, ground and eaten
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, mashed leaves of Diodia scandens with Ageratum conyzoides leaves and eaten
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Albizia ferruginea (Guill. & Perr.) Benth.
Official name : Albizia ferruginea (Guill. & Perr.) Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(031)
Recipes : H(031) body side pain, powdered barks of Albizia feeruginea , boiled and as enema for side pain
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Albizia zygia (DC.) J.F. Macbr.
Official name : Albizia zygia (DC.) J.F. Macbr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(031)
Recipes : H(031) body side pain, powdered barks of Albizia zygia , boiled and as enema for side pain
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) tooth aches, chewed and juice of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia retained in mouth
H(137) sores, powdered barks of Alchornea cordifolia and put in sores and infected cuts
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Alchornea floribunda Müll.Arg.
Official name : Alchornea floribunda Müll.Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(022)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, infusion of leaves of Alchornea floribunda, VO.
H(022) delivery (made easier), roots decoction of Alchornea floribunda, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Alstonia boonei De Wild
Official name : Alstonia boonei De Wild
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(169)
Recipes : H(002) lactogenic, decoction of barks of Alstonia boonei drunk to increase lactation
H(169) hernia, extract of barks of Alstonia boonei, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Alstonia congensis Engl.
Official name : Alstonia congensis Engl.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Alstonia gilletii De Wild.
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, leaves of Alstonia congensis ued to purge, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, leaves of Amaranthus spinous, RNS., purge
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Anchomanes difformis (Bl.) Engl.
Official name : Anchomanes difformis (Bl.) Engl.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(056), H(103)
Recipes : H(056) filariasis,onchocerciasis (River blindness), root tubers of Anchomanes difformis, juice as eye drop
H(103) tooth aches, paste of tubber of Anchomanes difformis rubbed around teeth to cure infected gums
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ancistrocarpus densispinosus Oliv.
Official name : Ancistrocarpus densispinosus Oliv.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(027z)
Recipes : H(027z) pregnancy disorders, juice of leaves of Ancistrocarpus densispinosus drunks to ease delivery
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ancistrocarpus densispinosus Oliv.
Official name : Ancistrocarpus densispinosus Oliv.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, aqueous infusion of roots of Ancistrocarpus densispinus as enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Angylocalyx talbotii Baker f. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Official name : Angylocalyx talbotii Baker f. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(004), H(033), H(038)
Recipes : H(002) lactogenic, infusion of roots of Angylocalyx tabbotii, drunk to increase lactation
H(004) wounds, ground bark of Angylocalyx tabbotii as dressing
H(033) male impotence, seeds of Angylocalyso tabbottii ground to improve erection
H(033) female infertility, barks infusion of Anonidium mannii as enema
H(038) vaginal infection, decoction of ground seeds of Angylocalys tabbotii, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Anthocleista schweinfurthii Gilg
Official name : Anthocleista schweinfurthii Gilg
Family : Gentianaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, barks of Anthocleista schweinfurthii ground with red oil and VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Anthocleista vogelii Planch.
Official name : Anthocleista vogelii Planch.
Family : Gentianaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, decoction of barks of Anthocleista vogeli, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Anthonotha macrophylla P.Beauv.
Official name : Anthonotha macrophylla P.Beauv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(043) tetanus, mashed leaves of Anthonotha macrophylla with Aframomum melegueta rubbed into cuts in jam to release muscle
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Antrocaryon klaineanum Pierre
Official name : Antrocaryon klaineanum Pierre
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection, juice fruit of Antrocaryon klaineanum as eye drop
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Official name : Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Aspilia latifolia Oliv. & Hiern
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, juice of leaves of Aspillia africana stops wounds from bleeding
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Baillonella toxisperma Pierre
Official name : Baillonella toxisperma Pierre
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104 groin paine, bark decoction of Baillonella toxisperma as enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J.C. Wendl.
Official name : Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J.C. Wendl.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) cysitis, infusion of leaves of Bambuss vulgaris, drunk often
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Baphia sp.
Official name : Baphia sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055) emetic, vomitive, infusion of leaves of Baphia sp., VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Barteria fistulosa Mast.
Official name : Barteria fistulosa Mast.
Family : Passifloraceae
Synonyms : Barteria nigritana subsp. fistulosa (Mast.) Sleumer
Symptoms : H(162x)
Recipes : H(162x) bed wetting, decoction of Barteria fistulosa
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Bochmeria plathyphylla ?
Official name : Bochmeria plathyphylla ?
Family : Urticaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(051)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, mmashed and eaten leaves of Bochmeria plathyphylla
H(051) paludism, cold-water Infusion of leaves of Boehmeria platyphylla, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Official name : Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, powder of barks of Bridelia micrantha as dressing stops bleeding
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Canthium mannii Hiern
Official name : Canthium mannii Hiern
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, barks of Canthium manii, ground and eaten
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) mycosis, fungal infections, latex of Carica papaya rubbed on skin
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Carpolobia lutea G. Don
Official name : Carpolobia lutea G. Don
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) male impotence, barks of Carpolobia lutes, ground or decoction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(014) mycosis, fungal infections, mashed leaves of Cassia alata rubbed on skin
H(014) mycosis, fungal infections, decoction of barks for washing
H(126) hepatitis, jaundice, hot-water infusion of leaves of Cassia alata as enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Celtis tessmannii Rendle
Official name : Celtis tessmannii Rendle
Family : Ulmaceae
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, aqueous infusion of barks of Celtis tessmanii as enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Chromolaena odorata (L.) R.M.King & H.Rob.
Official name : Chromolaena odorata (L.) R.M.King & H.Rob.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Eupatorium odoratum L.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves decoction ioof Eupatorium odorathumn VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Official name : Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus limonum Risso
Symptoms : H(046)
Recipes : H(046) chicken pox, fruits juice of Citrus limon rubbed all over body
chicken pox, infusion of leaves and roots used to wash skin
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cleome rutidosperma DC.
Official name : Cleome rutidosperma DC.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(039), H(053), H(056)
Recipes : H(039) lice, leaves of Cleome rutidosperma, rubbed
H(053) ear infection, mashed leaves of Cleome rutidosperma squeezed to nuke ear drop
H(056) filariasis, onchocerciasis (River blindness), aerial parts of Cleome rutidoesperma, sap as eye drop
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Clerodendrum globuliflorum B.Thomas
Official name : Clerodendrum globuliflorum B.Thomas
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, poultice from heated leaves of Clerodendron globuliflorum
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott & Endl.
Official name : Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott & Endl.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Sterculia acuminata P. Beauv.
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112) abortifacient, ground of seeds of Cola acuminata, decoction as enema to cause abortion
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cola lateritia K.Schum.
Official name : Cola lateritia K.Schum.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Symptoms : H(027)
Recipes : H(027) prevention of abortion, leaves nfusion of Cola lateritia drunk to avoid miscarriage
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cola pachycarpa K.Schum.
Official name : Cola pachycarpa K.Schum.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Symptoms : H(027)
Recipes : H(027) prevention of abortion, juice from Infusion of leaves of Cola pachycarpa+ limestone anema to avoid miscarriage
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cylicomorpha solmsii (Urb.) Urb.
Official name : Cylicomorpha solmsii (Urb.) Urb.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) ear infection, water from holloro trunk (Cylicomorphus solmsii) as ear drop
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Dennettia tripetala Baker f.
Official name : Dennettia tripetala Baker f.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(068)
Recipes : H(037) chest pain, leaves of Dennettia tripetata chewed for chest pain
H(068) intestinal worms, leaves of Dennettia tripetala, chewed
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Diodia scandens Sw.
Official name : Diodia scandens Sw.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, mashed leaves of Diodia scandens with Ageratum conyzoides leaves and eaten
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Dorstenia barteri Bureau
Official name : Dorstenia barteri Bureau
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137) sores, mashed roots and fruits of Dorstenia barteri and used as dressing
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Emilia coccinea (Sims) G.Don
Official name : Emilia coccinea (Sims) G.Don
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Emilia javanica auct.(missapl. Name)
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection, juice as eye drop of inflorescence of Emilia coccinea
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Enantia chlorantha Oliv.
Official name : Enantia chlorantha Oliv.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(051)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection (conjonctivitis), eye drop of of bark of Enantia chlorantha
H(051) paludism, barks of Enantia chlorantha, alcohol infusion, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Eribroma oblongum (Mast.) Pierre ex A. Chev.
Official name : Eribroma oblongum (Mast.) Pierre ex A. Chev.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) vaginal infection, heated pods of Eribroma oblong, ground to paste and applied
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ficus exasperata Vahl
Official name : Ficus exasperata Vahl
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) mycosis, fungal infections, rub skin with leaves of Ficus exasperata
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, latex of Harungana madagascariensis rubbed on abcess
H(051) paludism, leaves of Harungana madagascariensis, infusion as enema
H(126) hepatitis, jaundice, infusion of barks of Harungena madagascariensis as enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Irvingia gabonensis (Aubry-LeComte ex O'Rorke) Baill.
Official name : Irvingia gabonensis (Aubry-LeComte ex O'Rorke) Baill.
Family : Irvingiaceae
Symptoms : H(027w)
Recipes : H(027w) cure for the new born, infusion of barks of Irvingia gabonensia rubbed on albino babies to stop bleeding
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Laportea ovalifolia (Schumach. & Thonn.) Chew
Official name : Laportea ovalifolia (Schumach. & Thonn.) Chew
Family : Urticaceae
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022) delivery (made easier) infusion of leaves of Laportea evalifolia to advance labour
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Lasianthera africana P.Beauv.
Official name : Lasianthera africana P.Beauv.
Family : Icacinaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, infusion of leaves of Lasianthers africana, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Mangifera indica L.
Official name : Mangifera indica L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(056)
Recipes : H(056) filariasis,onchocerciasis (River blindness), Infusion of leaves of Mangifera indica as enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Massularia acuminata (G. Don) Bullock ex Hoyle
Official name : Massularia acuminata (G. Don) Bullock ex Hoyle
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(027w), H(127)
Recipes : H(027w) cure for the new born, decoction of fruits of Massularia acuminata as enema to deduce umbillical hernia
- H(127) spleen, splenomegaly, decoction from mashed fruits of Massulania acuminata
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Mimosa pudica L.
Official name : Mimosa pudica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) chest pain, infusion of of plant of Mimosa pudica drunk for chest pain
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Morinda lucida Benth.
Official name : Morinda lucida Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, infusion of barks of Morinda lucida, VO.
H(051) paludism, cold-water infusion of roots of Morinda lucida
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Mucuna cochinchinensis (Lour.) A. Chev.
Official name : Mucuna cochinchinensis (Lour.) A. Chev.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) vaginal infection, seeds decoction of Mucana cochinichinesis used
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Musanga cecropioides R. Br.
Official name : Musanga cecropioides R. Br.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(027z), H(033)
Recipes : H(027) prevention of abortion, juice of Musanga cecropioides used to avoid miscarriage
H(033) female infertility, barks of Musanga cecropioides of Aframonum melegueta mashed as enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Myrianthus arboreus P. Beauv.
Official name : Myrianthus arboreus P. Beauv.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, barks decoction of Myrianthus arborus, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Neoboutonia glabrescens Prain
Official name : Neoboutonia glabrescens Prain
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, roots barks of Neoboutia glabescens ground and chewed with "fu-fu", eaten between 3 and 7 times
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Nephrolepis undulata (Afzel. ex Sw.) J. Sm.
Official name : Nephrolepis undulata (Afzel. ex Sw.) J. Sm.
Family : Nephrolepidaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, leaves of Nephrolepis undulata, mashed in palm wine and VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Palisota bracteosa C.B. Clarke
Official name : Palisota bracteosa C.B. Clarke
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : H(027z), H(124)
Recipes : H(027z) pregnancy disorders (bleeding) , infusion of leaves of Palisota tracteosa"barteri" as enema to stop bleeding
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Paullinia pinnata L.
Official name : Paullinia pinnata L.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(137)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, root sap of Paulinia pinnata applied to infected wounds
H(137) sores, ground leaves of Paulinia pinnata and applied to sores
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Official name : Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) hepatitis, jaundice, infusion of barks of Pentaclethra macrophylla as enema for liver problems
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Petersianthus africanus (Welw. ex Benth. & Hook. f.) Merr.
Official name : Petersianthus africanus (Welw. ex Benth. & Hook. f.) Merr.
Family : Lecythidaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) chest pain, barks of Petersianthus africanus, boiled, cooled and drunk for chest pain
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Piper guineense Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Piper guineense Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Piperaceae
Symptoms : H(030)
Recipes : H(030) retained placenta, decoction of seeds of Piper guineensis as enema to deliver placenta
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Piper umbellatum L.
Official name : Piper umbellatum L.
Family : Piperaceae
Synonyms : Piper subpeltatum Willd.
Symptoms : H(027z), H(030)
Recipes : H(027z) pregnancy disorders (bleeding) , infusion of leaves of Piper umballatum as enema to stop bleeding
H(030) retained placenta, decoction of seeds of Piper umbellatum as enema to deliver placenta
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Portulaca oleracea L.
Official name : Portulaca oleracea L.
Family : Portulacaceae
Symptoms : H(127)
Recipes : H(127) spleen, splenomegaly, infusion from mashed fruits of Portulaca oleracea
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Pycnanthus angolensis (Welw.) Warb.
Official name : Pycnanthus angolensis (Welw.) Warb.
Family : Myristicaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(020), H(169)
Recipes : H(002) lactogenic, ground bark of Pycnanthus angolensis eaten in food to stimulate lactation
H(020) snake bite, chewed barks of Pycnanthus angolensis to get strength to get back home for treatment
H(169) hernia, aril of Pycnanthus angolensis used to treat hernia
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Rhaphidophora africana N.E.Br.
Official name : Rhaphidophora africana N.E.Br.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(022), H(124)
Recipes : H(022) delivery , H(124) infusion of leaves of Raphidophora africana as enema stops bleeding after birth.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Rhektophyllum camerunense Ntepe-Nyame
Official name : Rhektophyllum camerunense Ntepe-Nyame
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection, sap of stems of Rhektophyllum camerunense used as eye drop
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Rhektophyllum mirabile N.E.Br.
Official name : Rhektophyllum mirabile N.E.Br.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection, sap of stems of Rhektophyllum mirabile used as eye drop
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ricinodendron africanum Müll.Arg.
Official name : Ricinodendron africanum Müll.Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, barks of Uapaca staudii eaten with Ricinodendron africanum fruits
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Schumanniophyton magnificum (K. Schum.) Harms
Official name : Schumanniophyton magnificum (K. Schum.) Harms
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(169)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, barks infusion of Schumanniophyton magnificum as enema

H(169) hernia, barks infusion d'écorces of Schumanniophyton magnificum, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Scleria boivinii Steud.
Official name : Scleria boivinii Steud.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : H(056), H(068)
Recipes : H(056) filariasis, H(068) onchocerciasis (River blindness), young shoots of Scleria boivinii, sap as eye drop
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Scoparia dulcis L.
Official name : Scoparia dulcis L.
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055) emetic, vomitive, infusion of plant of Scoparia dulcio, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Scyphocephalium mannii (Benth.) Warb.
Official name : Scyphocephalium mannii (Benth.) Warb.
Family : Myristicaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, barks of Scyphocephalim mannii with Aframonum melegueta fruits mashed as enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Sjatrarbiza maccantha
Official name : Sjatrarbiza maccantha
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphylis, leaves infusion of Sjatrarbiza maccantha, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Spilanthes uliginosa Sw.
Official name : Spilanthes uliginosa Sw.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(039), H(103)
Recipes : H(039) lice, plant of Spilanthes uliginosus, rubbed
H(103) tooth aches, flowers and leaves of Spilanthes uliginosus, chewed to reduce pain
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Stachytarpheta indica (L.) Vahl.
Official name : Stachytarpheta indica (L.) Vahl.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Stachytarpheta angustifolia (Mill.) Vahl
Symptoms : H(027)
Recipes : H(027) prevention of abortion, leaves of Stachytarpheta indica use to stop miscarriage, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Struchium sparganophorum (L.) Kuntze
Official name : Struchium sparganophorum (L.) Kuntze
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, leaves of Struchiumsparagosphora infusion as enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Tabernaemontana brachyantha Stapf
Official name : Tabernaemontana brachyantha Stapf
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, lates of Tabernaemontana brachyantha used to coagulate blood (wound?)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Tabernaemontana crassa Benth.
Official name : Tabernaemontana crassa Benth.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, latex of Tabernaemontana crassa used to coagulate blood
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Telfairia occidentalis Hook.f.
Official name : Telfairia occidentalis Hook.f.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, leaves decoction of Telfaire occidentalis, chewed
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Official name : Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(022), H(039)
Recipes : H(022) delivery (made easier) infusion of roots of Tephrosis vogelii as enema; accelerates labour
H(039) lice, leaves of Tephrosis vogelii, rubbed
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Thonningia sanguinea Vahl
Official name : Thonningia sanguinea Vahl
Family : Balanophoraceae
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094) piles, stems of Thonningia sanguinea used to treat piles
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Treculia obovoidea N.E. Br.
Official name : Treculia obovoidea N.E. Br.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, infusion of barks and leaves of Treculia obovoidea, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Trichilia rendelotii
Official name : Trichilia rendelotii
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, decoction of roots of Trichilia rendelotii as enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Uapaca staudtii Pax
Official name : Uapaca staudtii Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, barks of Uapaca staudii eaten with Ricinodendron africanum fruits
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Zanthoxylum gilletii (De Wild.) P. G. Waterman
Official name : Zanthoxylum gilletii (De Wild.) P. G. Waterman
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Fagara macrophylla (Oliv.) Engl. , Fagara macrophylla (Oliv.) Engl. var. preussi Engl , Fagara inaequalis Engl.
Symptoms : H(104), H(169)
Recipes : H(104) stomach abscess, infusion of barks of Fagara macrophylla as enema
H(169) hernia, aqueous infusion of barks of Fagara macrophylla as enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors