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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
Reference HB 05 has information about 185 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(091), H(178)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves of Abrus precatorius, decoction, VO.
H(091) + H(178), juice from leaves, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ikenie (Kôyô), djekiri (Enyélé), mudjiri bisaye (Laali), ngy engye (Laadi), bembari ngyengye (Beembe), fingu, mopingwa (Vili)
Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Official name : Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(018), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(004), aerial part of the plant, dissication, powder, local application
H(018), aerial part of the plant, decoction (H2O) , juice, VO, H(051), aerial part of the plant, decoction (H2O) , bath
H(051), Acanthospermum hispidum, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Ocimum sp., Hyptis suaveolens, Sesamum indicum, Aframomum sp., Cassia occidentalis, aerial part of the plant,décoc , bath
H(104), aerial part of the plant, decoction, expression, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : dyaata ngoombe, madyaata ngoombe (Laadi), ngale ampoou (Mbaamba), onvaya (Téké), mindza (Enyélé)
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091, 2), child rachitis, cooked pulp of fruit, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Aframomum sp.
Official name : Aframomum sp.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) child, ONS. of Acanthospermum hispidum of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Ocimum sp. of Hyptis suaveolens of Sesamum indicum of Aframomum sp. of Cassia occidentalis, bath
H(051) child, ONS. of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Ocimum sp. of Micrococca mercurialis of Aframomum sp. decoction (H2O) , bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(014), H(018), H(020), H(051), H(053), H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(001), aerian part of the plant, juice, drops in eyes
H(014), aerian part of the plant, juice, local application
H(018),aerian part of the plant, juice, drops in nose
H(020) scorpion, ONS. , ashes, powder, local application
H(020) scorpion, ONS, Ageratum conyzoides, Indigofera congesta, Strychnos cocculoides, ashes, powder, local application
H(034), aerian part of the plant, juice, VO.
H(037), aerian part of the plant, juice, VO.
H(051) childs, aerian part of the plant, decoction (H2O) , to wash
H(053), aerian part of the plant, juice, drops in ears
H(103), aerian part of the plant, decoction (H2O) , mounth wash
H(104), aerian part of the plant, juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : (Yoombe), munfunfu (Laadi), tsunta ntaba (Tié), obiele, obibaya (Téké), shushu (Kôta), epulapru, epepuru (Mbôsi), ipoporu (Kôyô), otsotso, lusabolo (Akwa), ibolo boko (Bokiba), akunu (Babinga)
Aidia micrantha (K. Schum.) F. White
Official name : Aidia micrantha (K. Schum.) F. White
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(109), H(139)
Recipes : H(109) scarifications with roots of Aidia micrantha , RNS.
H(139), roots of Aidia., RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Official name : Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(031), H(056), H(080), H(108), H(109), H(118)
Recipes : H(001) inflammation of the conjunctiva, H(056) filariosis, roots of Albizia adianthifolia, juice, drops in eyes
H(022) ocytocic, H(026), roots of Albizia., powder, VO.
H(018), H(108) sinusitis, H(118) rhino - pharyngitis, juice of roots of Albizia., drops in nose
H(031), H(080), H(109), barks stems, twigs, trunk of Albizia., decoction (H2O), friction, steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Albizia zygia (DC.) J.F. Macbr.
Official name : Albizia zygia (DC.) J.F. Macbr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(168)
Recipes : H(037), barks stem, branch, trunk, decoction (H2O) , VO. , steam bath
H(168), barks stem, branch, trunk, decoction (H2O) , VO. , steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(014), H(022), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(093), H(094), H(099), H(103), H(116), H(126)
Recipes : H(004) wound,H(013) skin ulcer,H(014) dermatosis, juice of young leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, local application
H(022) oxytocic, H(116) to bring on the oestral cycle, ONS of Alchornea. , RNS., VO.
H(037) cough, bronchitis, H(108) bronchitis, influenza, stem without barks, VO.
H(038) uro-genital infection femal, ONS of Alchornea, hip-bath, in vagina
H(051) new born, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Morinda lucida of Chaetocarpus africanus, decoction (H2O), bath
H(093) antidote, leaves of Bertiera loraria of Alchornea cordifolia, to cook, VO.
H(094) young leaves of Alchornea., in rectum
H(099) epilepsy, leaves of Alchornea., pounded, diluted (H2O), to wash
H(103) carie, stem without leaves of Achornea., local application
H(103) carie, stem without leaves of Achornea, decoction (H2O), gargle, mouth wash
H(126), H(135), decoction of leaves of Alchornea., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mbundzila (Laadi), kibundji (Yoombé), tchibundzi (Vili), mubui, mububui (Téhé), mubuji (Laali), mubunu (Yaa), mavunungu, lisala) (Ndasa), obumi (Mbaaba), muvungini, muvunzini (Nzabi), ibundji, ebunjili (Mbosi, Kôyô, Akwa), mabundji (Bomitaba), koko (Songo), ibondji (Bongili), bobondji, mobongui (Bekwil)
Alchornea hirtella Benth.
Official name : Alchornea hirtella Benth.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) cephalalgy, juice of leaves of Alchornea hirtella, drops in nostrils + scarification
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Official name : Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(170), H(031), H(201)
Recipes : H(005), H(170), decoction (H2O) root of Allophylus africanus , VO. (toxic)
H(031), juice of roots of Allophylus africanus, frictions and scarifications H(201) hypnotic, roots expression of Allophylus africanus, drops in nostrils, in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : kibenza, kenza (Laadi), opiengo (Bondjo)
Aloe barteri Bak.
Official name : Aloe barteri Bak.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Synonyms : Aloe buettneri A. Berger
Symptoms : H(038), H(104)
Recipes : H(038), H(104), leaves juice of Aloe barteri, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Alstonia congensis Engl.
Official name : Alstonia congensis Engl.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Alstonia gilletii De Wild.
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(014), H(018), H(038), H(086), H(104), H(113), H(127), H(169)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) dyspepsia, H(127) spleen, H(169), latex of Alstonia congensis, diluted in palm wine, VO.
H(013) abscess, ulcer,H(014) itch, H(018) cephalalgy, H(086) lymph glands disease, latex of Alstonia congensis, local application
H(022y) cure post partum, H(028t) leucorrhée, H(038) urogenital infection latex of Alstonia congensis, maceration in palm wine, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, maceration (H2O), barks of stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis, steam bath, bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Anacardium occidentale L.
Official name : Anacardium occidentale L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(137)
Recipes : H(038), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anacardium occidentale, infusion, VO.
H(137) pelvis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Anacardium occidentale of Manilkara welwittschii, decoction (H2O) , VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Ananas sativus Lindl.
Official name : Ananas sativus Lindl.
Family : Bromeliaceae
Synonyms : Ananas comosus (L.) Merr.
Symptoms : H(036), H(038), H(082), H(143)
Recipes : H(036), unripe fruit , expression, VO.,
H(038), Ananas comosus, Acanthus montanus, Costus sp., pounded leaves, in H20, VO.
H(038), unripe fruit, pounded, diluted in wine, VO.
H(082), roots, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(143), Ananas comosus, Costus afer Ker-Gawl, unripe fruit, pounded, expression, to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Anchomanes difformis (Bl.) Engl.
Official name : Anchomanes difformis (Bl.) Engl.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(006), H(007), H(008) + H(104), H(013), H(034), H(086), H(104), H(113), H(201)
Recipes : H(006), H(007), tubercle de Anchomanes difformis, VO.
H(005), H(008) + H(104) pelvus, H(038), H(169), tubercle, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(034), H(104), tubercle, maceration in wine, VO.
H(005),H(013) , H(086), H(113) lymphadenitis, pulp of the tubercle in palm oil, local application, friction
H(036), H(099) epilepsy, H(201), pounded tubercle, to dilute in H2O, to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Annona muricata L.
Official name : Annona muricata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) leaves infusion of Annona muricata, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(026), H(037), H(038), H(082), H(099), H(104), H(113), H(124)
Recipes : H(004), H(124) haemorrhage, roots of Annona arenaria, juice, local application
H(008) + H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Annona., decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(008) + H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Hippocratea myriantha of Annona arenaria of Vitex madiensis, roots of Carica papaya, to scrape, to macerate, to filter, VO.
H(026), roots of Annona arenaria, juice, VO.
H(037) bronchitis, H(038), H(082), barks stem, branch, trunk of Annona arenaria, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(038) femal, ONS. of Annona arenaria of Celosia trigyna of Solanum sp. of Momordica charantia of Vitex madiensis, RNS.
H(099) epilepsy, young leaves of Annona, juice, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, ONS. of Trichopteryx fruticulosa, roots of Annona arenaria of Schwenckia americana of Ochna afzelii, decoction (H2O) , steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(006), H(008), H(020), H(036), H(038), H(099), H(104), H(113), H(168)
Recipes : H(005), stems barks, trunc, twigs, scraped, softened in fire, local application
H(008), stems barks, trunc, twigs, decoction (H2O) j, VO.
H(006) + H(104 ), stems barks, trunc, twigs, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(020), stems barks, trunc, twigs, powder, local application
H(036), stems barks, trunc, twigs, powder, VO.
H(038), stems barks, trunc, twigs, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(099), stems barks, trunc, twigs, powder, VO.
H(113), stems barks, trunc, twigs, scraped, softened in fire, local application
H(113), stems barks, trunc, twigs, decoction (H2O) , steam bath
H(113), H(168), stems barks, trunc, twigs, decoction (H2O) , steam bath Anonidium mannii + Clorophora excelsa + Musanga smithii + Pentaclethra eetveldeana + Hymenocardia ulmoides
H(168), stems barks, trunc, twigs, scraped, softened in fire, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anders.
Official name : Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anders.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(022), H(031), H(034), H(038), H(094), H(099), H(108), H(109), H(124), H(127), H(168)
Recipes : H(022), for a good delivery, ONS. of Asystasia gangetica, massage
H(031), H(038), H(099) epilepsy, H(108), H(168), decoction (H2O) leaves of Asystasia gangetica, VO.
H(034), ONS. of Asystasia gangetica of Momordica charantia of Morinda lucida of Brillantaisia patula , RNS.
H(094), juice leaves of Asystasia gangetica, enema
H(109) stif neck, juice leaves of Asystasia gangetica, frictions
H(124), juice leaves of Asystasia gangetica, drops in nostrils
H(127) child, juice leaves of Asystasia gangetica, frictions
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : singa nzala muindo (Laadi), munpuku (Beembe), solokolo (Vili), mueme, munpoko (Laali)onvula, osiele (Téké), singa, ondo (Mbôsi), indondo, andoko (Koyo, Akwa), nzima (Bondjo)
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(022), H(051), H(053), H(094), H(103), H(108), H(156), H(169)
Recipes : H(001), RNS., juice of the whole plant
H(018), juice of the whole plant drops in eyes, frictions
H(051), ONS., decoction (H2O) of Euphorbia hirta, Micrococca mercurialis, Boerhavia diffusa, bath
H(051), ONS., decoction (H2O) Bidens pilosa
H(053), RNS., juice of the whole plant
H(094), suppository of pounded leaves
H(103), RNS., juice of the whole plant
H(108), VO., decoction (H2O) of the whole plant
H(156), VO., of the whole plant
H(156), friction pulpe of leaves
H(169), VO., decoction (H2O) of the whole plant
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ndabu zangulu (Laadi), moyindisono (Ndasa), ngafuma (Mbaamba), nkonge landjulu (Laali), odia, oye, kampimpala (Téké), liele, bulu (Tié), ibyalanpoo, lilya lanpoku (Mbôsi), ibuya lanpuku, ndunduba (Kôyô), bemba (Akwa), nongbe (Bondjo), moboso koso, nko koso (Enyélé), gobondima (Songo)
Biophytum petersianum Klotzch
Official name : Biophytum petersianum Klotzch
Family : Oxalidaceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(201)
Recipes : H(099), H(201) psychosis, aerian part of Biophytum petersianum of Micrococca mercurialis, juice diluted in palm oil, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : kuta kuta (Laadi)
Boerhavia diffusa L.
Official name : Boerhavia diffusa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(015), H(027), H(051), H(053), H(111), H(118), H(127)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, dysentery,H(013) , H(015), H(027) prevention of abortion, decoction roots, VO.
H(051) child, ONS. of Euphorbia hirta of Micrococca mercurialis of Bidens pilosa of Boerhavia diffusa
H(053) mumps, H(111), H(118), juice roots, local application
H(127), decoction roots, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mbudika ya gata (Laadi), mambata (Vili), mbolo, mboli (Téké), nboo (Mbôsi), imbala mbosi, etokopele (Kôyô), ebeli (Bondjo), mudembe (Songo)
Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Official name : Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(033), H(038), H(103), H(104), H(126), H(127), H(135)
Recipes : H(004), barks stem, branch, trunk of Bridelia ferruginea of Bridelia atroviridis of Bridelia grandis of Bridelia stenocarpa of Bridelia ripicola, powder, local application
H(006), tubercle of Ipomoea batatas, leaves of Cassia occidentalis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, infusion, VO.
H(006), H(104), ONS of Cayratia debilis of Bridelia ferruginea of Pentadiplandra brazzeana of Cassia alata, RNS., VO.
H(033) female, H(038) female, H(126), H(135), leaves,barks stem, branch, trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, decoction, VO.
H(103, 2), barks stem, branch, trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, decoction, gargle, mouth bath
H(127), roots, leaves of Bridelia., decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Brillantaisia patula T. Anderson
Official name : Brillantaisia patula T. Anderson
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(034), H(037), H(082), H(091), H(099), H(108), H(126), H(127), H(201)
Recipes : H(026) disturbed menstruations, leaves of Kalanchoe sp., ONS. of Brillantaisia patula, Ocimum sp., VO.
H(034), ONS. of Asystasia gangetica of Momordica charantia of Morinda lucida of Brillantaisia patula , RNS.
H(034), ONS. of Asystasia gangetica of Momordica charantia of Morinda lucida of Brillantaisia patula , RNS.
H(034) leaves juice of Brillantaisia patula, VO.
H(037) bronchitis, leaves juice of Brillantaisia patula, VO.
H(091), leaves cooked of Brillantaisia patula, VO.
H(099) troubles nerveux, leaves grinded of Brillantaisia patula, to filter, VO.
H(099) troubles nerveux, leaves juice of Brillantaisia patula, drops in eyes, VO.
H(108) woman, leaves juice of Brillantaisia patula, VO.
H(126), leaves of Kalanchoe sp., ONS of Ongokea gore of Plagiostyliform africana of Brillantaisia patula of Asystasia sp., VO.
H(127) childs, leaves juice of Brillantaisia patula, VO.
H(201) psychosis, H(099) epilepsy, leaves juice of Brillantaisia patula, instillations nasales and occulaires
H(201) psychosis, H(082), whole plant of Cymbopogon densiflorus, leaves of Brillantaisia patula, juice., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : lelembe (Berembe, Vili), lembelembe (Yoombe), malee-Lemba, leelemba (Laadi), dilelembe (Tsaangi), muinmunene (Tié), muinwamula (Laali), yeko (Yaa), lementoko (Téké), poli (Mbôsi), mbuli (Kôyô), nvuli (Akwa)
Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Official name : Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Family : Crassulaceae
Synonyms : Kalanchoe pinnata (Lam.) Pers.
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(001), leaves juice of Kalanchoe pinnata, drops in eyes
H(004), decoction of leaves of Kalanchoe pinnata of Tephrosia vogelii, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, local application
H(014), leaves juice of Kalanchoe pinnata local application
H(026) menses troubles, leaves of Kalanchoe sp., ONS. Of Brillantaisia patula, Ocimum sp., VO.
H(030), leaves juice of Kalanchoe pinnata, VO.
H(053), leaves juice of Kalanchoe pinnata, drops in ears
H(082) respiratory desease, H(099) epilepsy, H(157) child convulsion, leaves juice of Kalanchoe pinnata, drops in noze
H(126), leaves of Kalanchoe sp., ONS of Ongokea gore of Plagiostyles africana de Brillantaisia patula of Asystasia sp., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : yuyuka (Laadi), mayuyuku (Beembe)liyuka (Yoombe), limamatu (Vili), yuayu (Laali), yuka (Yaa), mayama (Tié), nzuwa (Mbaamba), liliyuwa (Tsaangi), ndjoa, nzua, djuka (Mbôsi), djoka (Kôyô, Akwa), djonga, tsui (Téké), tebete (Bondjo)
Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Official name : Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cajanus indicus Spreng.
Symptoms : H(031), H(036)
Recipes : H(031), leaves of Cajanus cajan, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(036) visual staggers, leaves juice, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Canthium sp.
Official name : Canthium sp.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(118)
Recipes : H(037), H(118) sore throat, ONS. of Canthium sp., infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(031), H(037), H(113)
Recipes : H(001), H(018), sap leaves of Capsicum frutescen, drops in eyes
H(031),H(037), leaves of Capsicum., RNS., VO.
H(113), sap leaves of Capsicum., frictions
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : makaya ma nuungu, n'nuungu (Laadi), nunga (Beembe)
Carapa procera DC.
Official name : Carapa procera DC.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(037), H(038), H(068), H(082), H(091), H(104), H(169)
Recipes : H(006),H(037) bronchitis, H(038), H(082), H(104), H(169), barks stem, branch, trunk of Carapa procera, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038, 2), barks stem, branch, trunk of Carapa procera + Croton haumaniamus + Picralima nitida, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), RNS, ONS.
H(091), H(139), barks stem, branch, trunk of Carapa, macerated in wine, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mubila nkumi (Laadi), mbuluku (Vili, Yoombe, Lumbu), ekara nguti (Laali), kisoloko (Yaa), mukukubi (Tié), mukala mbomo, kala mbomo, ekala mbomo (Mbaamba, Ndasa, Kôta), mubaba (Nzabi), mbili manganga (Sanga), fisi (Bomitaba), osiele (Mbôsi), ngodjo Bongili, Sanga, Babinga), mofesi (Enyélé), gozau (Bekwil)
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(082), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) dysentery, barks stem, branch, trunk of Hippocratea myriantha of Annona arenaria of Vitex madiensis, roots of Carica papaya, to scrape, maceration, to filter, VO.
H(037), H(051), barks stem, branch, trunk of Distemonanthus benthianus, ONS. of Cymbopogon citratus of Lantana camara, roots of Carica papaya, decoction (H2O), bath, steam bath
H(038), H(104), roots of Carica., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(082), leaves of Carica., to dry, fumigation
H(104), roots of Atractocarpa olyriformis of Carica papaya, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : maloolo (Laadi), nlolo (Yoombe)
Cassia absus L.
Official name : Cassia absus L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Chamaecrista absus (L.) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) female, leaves of Cassia absus of Dissotis rotundifolia, pulp, delayer in wine, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mumbété nayengu (Bondjo), ayoyo (Téké)
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(006), H(014), H(015), H(068), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) purgative,H(014), ONS. of Cassia alata, RNS.
H(006), H(104), ONS of Cayratia debilis of Bridelia ferruginea of Pentadiplandra brazzeana of Cassia alata, RNS., VO.
H(014), leaves of Cassia. en friction
H(015), H(068) bilharziosis, H(100) blen., roots of Cassia., decoction, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : baanga ndzazi, mundzaa ndzazi (Laadi), lifuku (Yoombe), muyili nbusi (Laali), nzama, kibama (Yaa), mooti (Tié), ngali (Mbaamba), busila (Tsaangi), ndungu (Nzabi), tsinga (Mbôsi), folele, oha (Kôyô), ondzendzeke (Akwa)
Cassia mimosoides L.
Official name : Cassia mimosoides L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Chamaecrista mimosoides (L.) Greene
Symptoms : H(004), H(068)
Recipes : H(004), H(068), ONS of Cassia mimosoides, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ndyeke (Téké)
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(006), H(014), H(020), H(026), H(031), H(038), H(051), H(104), H(126)
Recipes : H(006), tubercle of Ipomoea batatas, leaves of Cassia occidentalis, barks stem, branch, trunk Bridelia ferruginea, infusion, VO.
H(038), barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus exasperata, ONS. of Cassia occidentalis, ONS. Setaria chevalieri, decoction, VO.
H(051) child, ONS. of Acanthospermum hispidum of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Ocimum sp. of Hyptis suaveolens of Sesamum indicum of Aframomum sp. of Cassia occidentalis, bath
H(068) ascaris, leaves pounded + H2O, to filter, VO.
H(014), H(026), H(031), H(038), H(051), H(104), H(113) rhumatism, H(126), Cassia occidentalis, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : nkia tsumu (Téké), munkasa ntari (Tié), onwara tshulu (Yaa), mutsu-ntsundi, ntsu-ntsudi (Laadi), buyili buesi, nkese-ntari (Beembe), onwazra, lesendzo, esendzo (Mbôsi)posoà yandzo, leposo yandzo (Kôyô), elumbatsolo (Bôngili), buluwatadi (Sanga), niasi (Songo), sango (Bondjo)
Cassia spectabilis DC.
Official name : Cassia spectabilis DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna spectabilis (DC.) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(104), H(109)
Recipes : H(104), H(109) kidney, (for adults), barks stem, branch, trunk of Cassia spectabilis, juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Cassytha filiformis L.
Official name : Cassytha filiformis L.
Family : Lauraceae
Synonyms : Cassytha guineensis Schum. & Thonn.
Symptoms : H(014), H(037), H(104)
Recipes : H(014), whole plant of Cassytha filiformis, juice, local application
H(037) lung desease, H(135), whole plant, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Bombacaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(031), H(033), H(038), H(051), H(076), H(082), H(091), H(103), H(104), H(169), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), H(031), H(038), H(082), H(104), H(169), barks stem, branch, trunk of Ceiba pentandra, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) whitlow, pulp leaves of Ceiba., local application
H(033) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk of Coula edulis of Ceiba pentandra of Irvingia gabonensis of Polyalthia suaveolens of Enantia chlorantha of Ongokea gore, VO.
H(033) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ceiba pentandra, expression, VO.
H(051), leaves of Ceiba., pulp, massage
H(076) vesicle, H(103) gingivitis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ceiba pentandra, decoction (H2O), mouth wash, gargle
H(091) rachitis, anemia, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ceiba pentandra, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(201) psychosis, juice leaves of Ceiba., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Celosia trigyna L.
Official name : Celosia trigyna L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(031), H(038), H(091)
Recipes : H(031), leaves of Celosia trigyna, pulp, scarifications
H(038) femal, ONS. of Annona arenaria of Celosia trigyna of Solanum sp. of Momordica charantia of Vitex madiensis, RNS.
H(091), leaves of Celosia., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : tieta (Laadi), munpoko (Beembe), ntula (Laali)litchuaso (Yaa), bubulu (Mbôsi), nduuda (Enyélé), nkomonko, obiele, osana (Téké)
Celtis mildbraedii Engl.
Official name : Celtis mildbraedii Engl.
Family : Ulmaceae
Synonyms : Celtis soyauxii Engl.
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026) barks of Celtis mildbraedii of Amphimas pterocarpoides of Irvingia grandifolia, decoction H20, VO. + enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : bunda (Songo), ngombe (Babinga)
Chasmanthera welwitschii Troupin
Official name : Chasmanthera welwitschii Troupin
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) furoncle, abcès, application locale of leaves of Chasmanthera welwitschii
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Official name : Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Synonyms : Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants
Symptoms : H(005), H(018), H(020), H(051), H(099)
Recipes : H(005), H(099), leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, pulp, local application
H(018), juice leaves of Chenopodium, drops in nose
H(020), ONS. of Chenopodium., RNS.
H(051) child, ONS. of Acanthospermum hispidum of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Ocimum sp. of Hyptis suaveolens of Sesamum indicum of Aframomum sp. of Cassia occidentalis, bath
H(051) child, ONS. of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Ocimum sp. of Micrococca mercurialis of Aframomum sp. decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : lukaya lwa nkuyu, kasa ya ngata (Laadi), tsu la nvumu (Téké), dja kumba (Mbôsi, Kôyô, Akwa)
Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Official name : Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(018), H(026)
Recipes : H(004), stems without leaves of Cissampelos owariensis, leaves of Psophocarpus paludismstris of Hymenocardia acida, decoction (H2O), to wash
H(004) wound, roots of Cissampelos., powder, local application
H(018), juice leaves of Cissampelos owariensis, drops in nose
H(026), leaves of Cissampelos., to cook, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Cissus aralioides (Baker) Planch.
Official name : Cissus aralioides (Baker) Planch.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(037), H(051), H(086), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(168), H(170)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(086) lymphadenitis, juice leaves of Cissus aralioides, local application
H(037), juice leaves of Cissus aralioides, VO.
H(037) cough, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus exasperata, leaves of Cissus aralioides, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(051), ONS. of Setaria megaphylla of Cissus aralioides of saltaginella myosurus, decoction (H2O), bath
H(109), H(113) articular pains, H(168), juice leaves of Cissus., to rub
H(104), H(113), H(170), ONS. of Cissus aralioides, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : H(031), H(100), H(101), H(113), H(201)
Recipes : H(031), H(113) cou, roots of Cissus quadrangularis, pulp, friction
H(100) blen., H(101), stems without leaves of Cissus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, juice leaves of Cissus., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Cissus rubiginosa Planch.
Official name : Cissus rubiginosa Planch.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(111)
Recipes : H(111), leaves of Cissus rubiginosa , to dry, to pound in palm oil, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsumara & Makai
Official name : Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsumara & Makai
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Citrullus vulgaris Eckl. & Zeyh. , Colocynthis citrullus (L.) Kuntze
Symptoms : H(036)
Recipes : H(036), sap leaves of Citrullus vulgaris, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ntsanya bateke (Laadi)
Clematis hirsuta Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Clematis hirsuta Guill. & Perr.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(053), H(108), H(185)
Recipes : H(018), H(108) sinus, juice leaves of Clematis hirsuta, drops in nose
H(053) otitis, juice leaves of Clematis hirsuta, drops in ears
H(185), leaves of Clematis., to snuff
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : monikia (Laadi)
Clematis simensis Fres.
Official name : Clematis simensis Fres.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(053), H(108), H(185)
Recipes : H(018), H(108), sinus, juice leaves of Clematis simensis, drops in nose
H(053) otitis, juice leaves of Clematis., drops in ears
H(185), leaves of Clematis., to snuff
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : monikia (Laadi)
Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott & Endl.
Official name : Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott & Endl.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Sterculia acuminata P. Beauv.
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(013), H(022), H(031), H(037), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(137)
Recipes : H(004) wound,H(013) boil, H(086) lymphadénite, barks stem, branch, trunk of Cola acuminata, decoction (H2O), to wash, to sprinkle with powder with of l'écorce pulvérisée
H(006),H(022), ONS. of Cola acuminata, RNS., VO.
H(031), ripe fruit of Cola., to cook, juice, VO.
H(037) expectorant, barks stem, branch, trunk of Cola., RNS.
H(104), H(137) pelvus, barks stem, branch, trunk of Cola acuminata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(137), H(031), H(109), H(113), ONS. of Streptogyna gerontogaea of Costus afer of Allophylus sp. of Cola acuminata of Nicotiana tabacum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Colocasia sp.
Official name : Colocasia sp.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(108), H(155), H(169)
Recipes : H(118), H(155), young stem with leaves of Colocasia sp., juice, gargle, local application
H(169), leaves of Colocasia sp., to pound, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : itiko pele, ihika lapi (Kôyô), ngundu (Sanga)
Conyza bonariensis (L.) Cronquist
Official name : Conyza bonariensis (L.) Cronquist
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Conyza floribunda Kunth , Erigeron floribundus (Kunth) Schults - Bip. , Erigeron naudinii (Bonnet) Humbert
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001), juice of leaves, drops in eyes
H(036), H(099) epilepsy, H(201) psychosis, juice of leaves, drops in nostrils
H(037) tuberculosis, H(082), cigarets with dried leaves
H(108) influenza, juice of leaves, drops in nostrils
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : fuumu dya mboombo (Laadi), mbori, mumbolo (Beembe), sunsa (Yoombe), mbobunsitu, meyandzi (Vili), milolo, laata, litsunga le mukuyu (Tsaangi), montshiabi (Laali), letsondo (Mbôsi), ipanda (Kôyô, Akwa), lokwoto (Songo), malikwa (Bondjo)
Costus dewevrei de Wild. & Th. Dur.
Official name : Costus dewevrei de Wild. & Th. Dur.
Family : Costaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(082), H(103), H(113), H(156)
Recipes : H(031) intercostal pain, H(082) asthma, H(156) whooping-cough, decoction of stem with leaves of Costus dewevrei, VO.
H(031) intercostal pain, inflorescences of Costus dewevrei poundes in palm oil, VO.
H(051), H(113) rheumatism, decoction + juice of stems with leaves of Costus dewevrei, steam bath, bath
H(103) caries, inner mouth diseases, juice of stems with leaves of Costus dewevrei, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Crassocephalum rubens (Juss. ex Jacq.) Moore
Official name : Crassocephalum rubens (Juss. ex Jacq.) Moore
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(056)
Recipes : H(056) filariosis, the whole plante of Crassocephalum rubens, juice, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : inuika (Nzabi)
Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Official name : Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Rondeletia africana T. Winterb.
Symptoms : H(004), H(018), H(031), H(038), H(099), H(103), H(104), H(172)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(031), H(038), H(099) epilepsy, ONS. of Crossopteryx febrifuga, RNS.
H(018), roots of Crossopteryx., juice, drops in nose
H(056) filariasis, roots of Crossopteryx, juice, drops in eyes
H(103), roots of Crossopteryx, decoction (H2O), mouth wash
H(104), roots of Crossopteryx , juice, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Cucurbita pepo L.
Official name : Cucurbita pepo L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(022), H(068)
Recipes : H(022), H(068), seeds lightly roasted of Cucurbita pepo, to carbonize, to pound, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ntsuudya (Laadi), ntite (Tié)
Culcasia scandens P. Beauv.
Official name : Culcasia scandens P. Beauv.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(027), H(053), H(091), H(156)
Recipes : H(018), the whole plant of Culcasia scandens, to carbonize, powder, to snuff
H(027), ONS of Culcasia., infusion, VO.
H(053), juice leaves of of Culcasia., drops in ears
H(091) child, ONS of of Culcasia., decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : vidinga (Laadi), lunamu (Vili), lunama (Laali), nzili (Téké, moagbabele (Songo), ekole (Babinga)
Cyathea manniana Hook.
Official name : Cyathea manniana Hook.
Family : Cyatheaceae
Symptoms : H(022), H(104)
Recipes : H(022), H(104), center of the trunk of Cyathea manniana , to pound, juice, VO. + juice of sugar-cane
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Official name : Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, H(051), barks stem, branch, trunk of Distemonanthus benthianus, ONS. of Cymbopogon citratus of Lantana camara, roots of Carica papaya, decoction (H2O), bath, steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Cyperus articulatus L.
Official name : Cyperus articulatus L.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(082), H(168)
Recipes : H(005), H(113) rheumatism, roots of Cyperus articulatus, pulp, scarifications, to rub
H(037) cough, tuberculosis, H(082), roots of Cyperus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038) femal, troubles of l'ovulation, roots of Cyperus., RNS.
H(051) new born, roots of Cyperus articulatus, pulp, scarifications, to rub
H(168) barks stem, branch, trunk of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, roots of Cyperus articulatus, ripe fruit of Buchholzia macrophylla, to pound, to rub
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Dichrocephala integrifolia (L.f.) O. Ktze
Official name : Dichrocephala integrifolia (L.f.) O. Ktze
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Dichrocephala bicolor (Roth) Schldl.
Symptoms : H(056)
Recipes : H(056) filariasis, juice leaves of Dichrocephala integrifolia, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ngakele (Yaa), kituto (Téké)
Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name : Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(013), H(020), H(031), H(037), H(076), H(103), H(113), H(135)
Recipes : H(005), H(113), roots of Dichrostachys glomerata, decoction (H2O), bath, steam bath
H(013) abscess, roots of Dichrostachys., decoction (H2O), local application
H(020), barks of the underground part of Dichrostachys glomerata, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, to pound, local application + lemon juice
H(031), leaves juice of Garcinia punctata, ONS. of Schwenckia americana of Dichrostachys glomerata, local application , scarifications
H(037) bronchitis, H(135), roots of Dichrostachys, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(076) aphtes, H(103) gingivitis, roots of Dichrostachys., decoction (H2O), mouth wash, gargle
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : nsende mpango (Laadi), bapenga (Beembe), gamba (Nzabi), loanga (Tié), ikie kelele (Bondjo), dikekele (Songo)
Digitaria sp.
Official name : Digitaria sp.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(007)
Recipes : H(007), ONS. of Digitaria sp., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Diodia scandens Sw.
Official name : Diodia scandens Sw.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(031), H(099), H(157), H(168)
Recipes : H(031), H(168), whole plant, friction
H(099) epilepsy, H(157), whole plant, juice, to dilute in palm oil, massage
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : nvonvuani (Laali), malumangwali (Vili), lepele, kekele, munpoko (Téké), okwange (Mbôsi), mutena, botena (Bondjo), lisasa (Ndasa), mudanda (Laali)
Dioscorea bulbifera L.
Official name : Dioscorea bulbifera L.
Family : Dioscoreaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(014), H(020), H(092), H(113)
Recipes : H(001) purulent ophtalmia, sap of Dioscorea bulbifera , local application
H(014) mycosis,H(014) dermatosis, H(113) rheumatism, little pounded bulb + palm oil, local application by massage (because the toxicity of the produict, WASH YOURS HANDS !)
H(020) snake bite, sap of Dioscorea bulbifera , local application
H(092) very toxic, little bulbs, tubercles of Dioscorea bulbifera
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : soko, gamba (Laadi), gambela (Beembe), makambi, niengulingwe (Yoombe), ivuba dumbala (Ndasa), sola-nkiti (Laali), banga (Tiè), vuba (Mbaamba)
Dioscorea dumetorum (Kunth) Pax
Official name : Dioscorea dumetorum (Kunth) Pax
Family : Dioscoreaceae
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092), tuber of Dioscorea dumetorum, very toxic !
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : gambala (Beembe), itsama (Ndasa), kishama, waami (Laali), kekama (Yaa)
Dissotis brazzae Cogn.
Official name : Dissotis brazzae Cogn.
Family : Melastomataceae
Symptoms : H(020), H(031), H(103)
Recipes : H(004), H(020), roots of Dissotis brazzae, powder, local application
H(031), juice leaves of Dissotis., VO.
H(103), leaves of Dissotis., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Dracaena arborea (Willd.) Link
Official name : Dracaena arborea (Willd.) Link
Family : Dracaenaceae
Symptoms : H(034), H(038), H(045), H(046), H(100), H(104), H(143), H(157)
Recipes : H(034), H(038) femal, H(045), H(100) gonocoque, H(104), H(157) leaves of Dracaena arborea, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(046) varicella, H(143) variola, leaves of Dracaena., decoction (H20), to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.
Official name : Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(173)
Recipes : H(005), H(173), ONS. of Drymaria cordata, RNS., local application (could provoque burns)
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : matsiu menpi (Téké), tshira (Nzabi), lombo (Bomitaba)
Eclipta prostrata (L.) L.
Official name : Eclipta prostrata (L.) L.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Eclipta alba (L.) Hassk.
Symptoms : H(005), H(037), H(045)
Recipes : H(005), pounded leaves, friction
H(037) bronchitis, whole plant, juice, VO.
H(045), whole plant, juice, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : oyisan (Mbaamba), bilibo (Songo), ohindisa (Kôyô)
Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Official name : Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Family : Palmae
Symptoms : H(007), H(027), H(038), H(077), H(137)
Recipes : H(007), H(077), terminal buds of Elaeis guineensis, RNS., VO.
H(027), H(028t) leucorrhoea, H(137) pelvic, roots of Elaeis., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(031), H(034), H(056), H(109)
Recipes : H(018), roots of Eleusine indica, to pound (palm oil), local application + kaolin
H(031), H(056) filariosis, H(109), roots of Eleusine., to carbonize, powder, local application
H(034), roots of Eleusine., decoction (H20), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Eriosema psoraleoides (Lam.) G. Don
Official name : Eriosema psoraleoides (Lam.) G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Eriosema cajanoides (Guill. et Perr.) Hook. f.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), ONS. of Eriosema psoraleoides, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : nzeenzeke wa makaanga (Laadi)
Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Official name : Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Erythrophleum suaveolens (Guill. & Perr.) Brenan
Symptoms : H(005), H(014), H(038), H(054), H(092), H(103), H(108), H(113), H(170), H(173)
Recipes : H(005), H(113) rheumatism, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, decoction (H2O), bath
H(014) dermatosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, decoction (H2O), bath
H(018), H(108) sinus, H(118) rhino - pharyngite, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum., to dry, powder, to take snuff
H(038) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum., decoction (H2O), in vagina
H(054), stem with leaves of Tapura bouquetiana, barks stem, branch, trunk of Piptadeniastrum africanum of Erythrophleum guineense, decoction (H2O), steam bath
H(092), barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum, VO.
H(103) tooth and mouth, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum., decoction, gargle
H(112), H(170), H(201) psychosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(173), aerian part of Ganoderma sp., barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense of Harungana madagascariesnsis, to roast, powder, scarifications
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Euphorbia hirta L.
Official name : Euphorbia hirta L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia pilulifera var. procumbens Boiss. , Euphorbia hirta var. procumbens Br. , Chamaesyce hirta (L.) Millsp.
Symptoms : H(002), H(008), H(031), H(051)
Recipes : H(002), whole plant of Euphorbia hirta, pulp, local application
H(008), H(031), whole plant of Euphorbia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051) child, ONS. of Euphorbia hirta of Micrococca mercurialis of Bidens pilosa of Boerhavia diffusa, decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : laganzu (Laadi), moyebe (Tié), oyabi empoou (Mbaamba), kasabe (Kôta), ikondu wola (Songo)
Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Official name : Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia laro Drake
Symptoms : H(005), H(006), H(092), H(170)
Recipes : H(005), H(006), H(170), latex of Euphorbia tirucalli, to dilute (wine), VO.
H(092), latex of Euphorbia tirucalli, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : lala, biiza tsya nlembo miole (Laadi), kiyisala (Beembe), muntshichiri, musentsenre, musenchere (Laali, Tié), niondo (Tsaangi)
Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name : Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sur Forssk.
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(013) H(173), rape fruit of Ficus capensis, in pieces, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Ficus exasperata Vahl
Official name : Ficus exasperata Vahl
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(013), H(022), H(031), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(076), H(109), H(113), H(173)
Recipes : H(005), H(031), H(109), H(113),H(013) pruritus, H(173), leaves of Ficus exasperata, pulp in palm oil, local application or frictions
H(022) to have a good delivery, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(037), barks stem, branch, trunk of Sacoglottis gabonensis of Ficus exasperata, maceration (H2O), bath
H(037) bechic, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus exasperata, leaves of Cissus aralioides, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038), barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus exasperata, ONS. of Cassia occidentalis, ONS. Setaria chevalieri, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(076), leaves of Ficus., pulp, to dilute (H2O), mouth wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : yaakasa (Laadi), muwaakasa (Beembe), tehikuya (Vili), wakasa (Laali), muwakasa (Tié), itepé (Ndasa)
Ficus sp.
Official name : Ficus sp.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(068)
Recipes : H(038), ONS. of Ficus sp., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), ripe fruit, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Ficus thonningii Blume
Official name : Ficus thonningii Blume
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus iteophylla Miq. , Ficus burkei (Miq.) Miq.
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(008), H(091)
Recipes : H(001) + H(004) eyes wound, latex of Ficus thonningii, drops in eyes
H(008), barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus thonningii, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) rachitis, ONS. of Ficus., decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : nsaanda (Laadi), lintsama (Téké)
Gardenia jovis-tonantis (Welw.) Hiern
Official name : Gardenia jovis-tonantis (Welw.) Hiern
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Gardenia ternifolia var. jovis-tonantis (Welw.) Aubrév.
Symptoms : H(001), H(005), H(006), H(018), H(031), H(033), H(038), H(104), H(170)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, barks of stems, twigs, trunk + bark of the underground part of Gardenia jovis-tonantis, made a pulp, juice, instillation occulaire
H(005) œdème, H(006) constipation, H(104) colic, H(170) ascite, roots of Gardenia jovis-tonantis, maceration in wine, VO.
H(018) cephalagy, barks of stems, twigs, trunk + bark of the underground part, made a pulp, juice, drops in nose
H(031) body side pain, back pain, barks of stems, twigs, trunk + bark of the underground part, made a pulp, local application
H(033) femal sterility, H(038) urogenital infection, roots of Gardenia jovis-tonantis, maceration in wine, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Glyphaea brevis (Spreng.) Monach.
Official name : Glyphaea brevis (Spreng.) Monach.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(027), H(038), H(055), H(102), H(103)
Recipes : H(001) conjonctivitis, sap leaves of Glyphaea brevis , dilute, ocular instillation
H(027) threatened abortion, young leaves of Glyphaea brevis of Musanga cecropioides, cook, VO.
H(027) prevention difficult delivery, ripe fruit of Glyphaea brevis torréfier, VO.
H(038) urogenital infection, H(055) antivomitif, H(102) cholagogue, leaves juice VO.
H(039) lice, pulp pounded fruit, local application
H(103) toothache, carbonization of ripe fruit, spray, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Gossypium sp.
Official name : Gossypium sp.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(014), H(053)
Recipes : H(004) wound, sap leaves of Gossypium sp., local application
H(008), leaves of Gossypium., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(014) itch, sap leaves of Gossypium., friction
H(053), sap leaves of Gossypium, drops in ears
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Official name : Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Cleome gynandra L. , Gynandropsis pentaphylla DC.
Symptoms : H(053), H(057)
Recipes : H(053), sap leaves of Gynandropsis pentaphylla, drops in ears
H(057), leaves of Gynandropsis pentaphylla of Pouzolzia guineensis, pulp, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(015), H(026), H(033), H(034), H(037), H(038), H(104), H(112), H(126), H(137), H(173)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104),H(037), cough, bronchitis, H(104), leaves of Harungana madagascariesnsis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) itch, roots of Heinsia crinita of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, latex of Harungana madagascarensis, powder, to dilute in palm oil, local application
H(014) itch, leaves of Croton haumanianus of Harungana madagascariesnsis, RNS.
H(014) itch, tinea, mycosiss, H(173), barks stem, branch, trunk of Harungana., decoction (H2O), to wash
H(014) itch, tinea, mycosiss, H(173), whole plant of Harungana., juice, local application
H(026), H(033) femal, H(038) genital organfemal, H(112), stems barks, rameau, roots of Harungana madagascariesnsis, ONS. of Costus afer of Combretum platypterum of Sapium cornutum of Carpolobia lutea of Microdesmis puberula, decoction (H2O), in vagina, VO.
H(034) tachycardia, young leaves of Harungana., to chew
H(038) femal, H(137) pelvic pain, ONS. of Microdesmis sp. of Harungana madagascariesnsis of Phyllanthus discoideus of Emilia coccinea, RNS., VO.
H(015), H(126), barks stem, branch, trunk of Harungana., maceration (H2O), VO. + manioc roui
H(173), aerian part of Ganoderma sp., barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense of Harungana madagascariesnsis, to roast, powder, scarifications
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mutunu, ntunu (Laadi), nsasa, musasa, onsasa (Beembe, Yoombe, Vili), musasa, musasé (Laadi, Yaa, Lumbu, Nzabi, Tsaangi), musia (Tié), ontui, mutui, utoyi (Kôta, Mbaamba, Ndasa), mudenberi (Kôta), ombimbele, ombembele (Mbôsi, Akwa), ekongo (Kôyô, Akwa, Mbôsi), malolongo (Bongili), ntogo (Sanga), ngabo (Songo)
Hibiscus esculentus (L.) Moench
Official name : Hibiscus esculentus (L.) Moench
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench
Symptoms : H(022), H(031)
Recipes : H(022), H(031), leaves of Hibiscus esculentus, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Hibiscus sabdariffa L.
Official name : Hibiscus sabdariffa L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(013), H(022), H(031), H(037)
Recipes : H(001), leaves juice of Hibiscus sabdariffa, drops in eyes
H(013) abscess, roots of Hibiscus, pulp, local application
H(022) ocytocic, leaves juice of Hibiscus., VO.
H(031),H(037) bronchitis, roots of Hibiscus., pulp, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Hibiscus surattensis L.
Official name : Hibiscus surattensis L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(031)
Recipes : H(031), whole plant of Hibiscus surattensis, to cook, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Official name : Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Family : Lamiaceae
Synonyms : Hoslundia oppositifolia P. Beauv.
Symptoms : H(012)
Recipes : H(012), leaves of Hoslundia opposita, pulp, massage
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ngaka konabele
Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Official name : Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(013), H(014), H(015z), H(018), H(026), H(033), H(037), H(053), H(077), H(091), H(094), H(099), H(103), H(173)
Recipes : H(001), H(004) wound, H(018), barks stem, branch, trunk of Hymenocardia acida, decoction (H2O), to wash
H(004), stem without leaves of Cissampelos owariensis, leaves of Psophocarpus paludismstris of Hymenocardia acida, decoction (H2O), to wash
H(006) + H(104), H(104), dyspepsia, leaves of Hymenocardia, to dry, to pound, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Maprounea africana, barks stem, branch, trunk of Hymenocardia acida, maceration (H2O), to filter, VO. + kaolin
H(008), barks of the underground part of Hymenocardia. , to dry, powder, VO. + salt
H(008), H(026), H(033) femal,H(037) cough, barks stem, branch, trunk of Hymenocardia., pulp, VO.
H(014) itch,H(013) sudamina (skin eruptionss), H(173), barks stem, branch, trunk of Hymenocardia, pulp, friction, decoction, to wash
H(014) dermatosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Hymenocardia acida of Syzygium brazzavillense of Vitex ferruginea, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(015z) + H(077) hématémèse, barks stem, branch, trunk of Hymenocardia acida, powder, to dilute (palm oil), VO. + rock salt
H(037) cough, barks stem, branch, trunk of Hymenocardia., to dry, powder, to dilute, VO. + omelet
H(053), H(103), roots of Hymenocardia., juice, local application
H(091) anaemia, barks of the underground part of Hymenocardia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) anaemia, roots of Hymenocardia acida, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ochna gilletiana, maceration (H2O), decoction (H2O), VO. + wine rouge
H(094), roots of Hymenocardia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(094), leaves of Hymenocardia., decoction (H2O), hip-bath
H(099) epilepsy, leaves of Hymenocardia acida of Maprounea africana of Palisota ambigua, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk, leaves of Maprounea africana, barks stem, branch, trunk of Hymenocardia acida, maceration (H2O), to filter, VO. + kaolin
H(173), leaves of Maprounea africana of Hymenocardia acida of Lophira alata, decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mungeete (Laadi), mushia (Beembe), musia (Tié), munganaka (Kôta), ivala (Punu), ongana, ongana, ongagani, ongahana, ongankina, onganyia (Mbôsi, Kôyô, Akwa)
Hyptis suaveolens Poit.
Official name : Hyptis suaveolens Poit.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) child, ONS. of Acanthospermum hispidum of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Ocimum sp. of Hyptis suaveolens of Sesamum indicum of Aframomum sp. of Cassia occidentalis, bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Indigofera hirsuta L.
Official name : Indigofera hirsuta L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(056)
Recipes : H(001) wound in eyes, H(056) filariosis, juice of the plant, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : etinia (Kôyô), kamilawuku (Téké)
Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
Official name : Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006), tubercle of Ipomoea batatas, leaves of Cassia occidentalis, barks stem, branch, trunk Bridelia ferruginea, infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : osokoro (Kôyô)
Ipomoea involucrata P. Beauv.
Official name : Ipomoea involucrata P. Beauv.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(022), H(030), H(056)
Recipes : H(005), leaves juice of Ipomoea involucrata, friction
H(022) + H(030), leaves of Ipomoea., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(056) filariosis, leaves juice of Ipomoea., drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ntsolo (Téké), mungili (Yaa), mudzuku (Laali), mudidzinga (Tié), mbongoabita, etuga (Kôyô)
Ipomoea quamoclit L.
Official name : Ipomoea quamoclit L.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) somniferous, leaves, VO. (from Descoings)
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : nsielie, ongudi (Téké)
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(006), H(045), H(124), H(170)
Recipes : H(005), H(006) drastic, H(170), seeds of Jatropha curcas, to pound, VO.
H(006) purgative, huile of Jatropha., VO. + arachides
H(045), H(124) haemorrhage, sap of Jatropha, local application
H(053), sap of Jatropha., drops in ears
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : puuluka dya gata (Laadi), puluko (Vili), limono (Yoombe, Vili), mufurungwo (Beembe), lendzaga (Mbaamba), kanguru (Kôyô)
Kalanchoe sp.
Official name : Kalanchoe sp.
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(006), H(013), H(037), H(045), H(104), H(116), H(126), H(168)
Recipes : H(005), H(006) + H(104),H(013) abcess, stems barks, twigs, trunk of Millettia laurentii, leaves of Kalanchoe sp., to soften by heat, to pound, local application
H(026) menses troubles, leaves of Kalanchoe sp., ONS. of Brillantaisia patula of Ocimum sp., VO.
H(037) cough, H(168), stems barks, twigs, trunk of Xylopia flamignii, leaves of Kalanchoe sp., stem without leaves of Musa sp., to pound, friction
H(037) bronchitiss, stems barks, twigs, trunk of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Kalanchoe sp. to pound, juice, friction
H(045), leaves of Kalanchoe sp. of Tephrosia vogelii, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(126), leaves of Kalanchoe sp., ONS of Ongokea gore of Plagiostyles africana of Brillantaisia patula of Asystasia sp., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Official name : Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082), barks stems, twigs, trunk, decoction H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : munzundji (Nzebi)
Lagenaria breviflora (Benth.) Roberty
Official name : Lagenaria breviflora (Benth.) Roberty
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Adenopus breviflorus Benth.
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) stinging carterpilar, leaves of Lagenaria breviflora pounded in palm oil, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Lantana camara L.
Official name : Lantana camara L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Lantana antidotalis Thonning.
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, H(051), barks stem, branch, trunk of Distemonanthus benthianus, ONS. of Cymbopogon citratus of Lantana camara, roots of Carica papaya, decoction (H2O), bath, steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Leea guineensis G. Don
Official name : Leea guineensis G. Don
Family : Leeaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(005), H(013), H(031), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(053), H(113), H(127)
Recipes : H(004) blessure,H(013) abcès, furoncle, pulpe of roots of Leea guineense, application locale
H(005) œdème, H(113) rheumatism, pulpe of roots of Leea., friction
H(031) intercostal pain,H(037) toux, bronchite, H(038) infection uro-génitale, H(127) enfant, morceaux du tubercule of Leea guineesis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves of Leea., decoction (H2O), bain of vapeur
H(053) otitis, fruit non mûr of Leea., decoction (H2O), drops in ears
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Lippia adoensis Hochst. ex Walp.
Official name : Lippia adoensis Hochst. ex Walp.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, cough, whole plant of Lippia adoensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ngadi (Nzabi), dutmutzuri (Mbôsi)
Maesa lanceolata Forssk.
Official name : Maesa lanceolata Forssk.
Family : Myrsinaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(037)
Recipes : H(006),H(037), roots juice or decoction H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ntile, ngili (Téké)
Mammea africana Sabine
Official name : Mammea africana Sabine
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(022), H(051), H(104), H(156)
Recipes : H(038) urogenital infection, juice of pounded barks of stem, trunk, twig of Mammea africana of Allanblackia floribunda, VO + maniguette + sugar cane
H(038) urogenital infection woman, ovarian disorders, H(104) colics,H(022) facilitate the delivery, to pound the barks of stems, twigs, trunk of Mammea africana, make soak then filter, VO.+ maniguette + sugar
H(038) urogenital infection woman, decoction of barks of stems, twigs, trunk of Mammea africana, hip bath, injection in vagina
H(051) fever child , decoction of barks of stems, twigs, trunk of Mammea africana, bath
H(156) child whooping cough, decoction of barks of stems, twigs, trunk of Mammea africana, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Mangifera indica L.
Official name : Mangifera indica L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(076)
Recipes : H(008), barks stem, branch, trunk, decoction (H2O), VO., hip-bath
H(076) vesicles, H(103) gingivitis, barks stem, branch, trunk, decoction (H2O), mouth wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : manga (Laadi), mumanga (Yoombé, mumango (Laali)
Manihot esculenta Crantz
Official name : Manihot esculenta Crantz
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Manihot utilissima Pohl
Symptoms : H(001), H(056), H(143)
Recipes : H(001), H(056) filariosis, juice leaves, drops in eyes
H(143), juice leaves, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Official name : Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Microglossa volubilis (Wallich) DC. , Conyza pyrifolia Lam.
Symptoms : H(001), H(037), H(038), H(056), H(113)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, H(056) filariosis, whole plant of Microglossa pyrifolia, juice, drops in eyes
H(037) lungs disease, leaves of Microglossa., friction
H(038), leaves of Microglossa pyrifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(113), leaves of Microglossa, pulp, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : etieme (Laadi)munsusolo (Tié), lewundi samba samba (Nzabi), ndoko (Songo)
Mikania cordata (Burm.f.) B.L. Robinson (not registered in African data Base)
Official name : Mikania cordata (Burm.f.) B.L. Robinson (not registered in African data Base)
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(036), H(038), H(051), H(104), H(113), H(139), H(168)
Recipes : H(001), H(018), H(036), whole plant of Mikania cordata ...var. cordata, juice, drops in eyes
H(038), H(104), H(139) senile impotence, whole plant of Mikania., juice, VO.
H(051), H(113), H(168), whole plant of Mikania., decoction (H2O), steam bath, frictions
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : munduu-ndudi, nvonvuani (Laadi), lumbusibusi (Beembe), mudenlenziri (Laali), mbaama (Téké), nvulunvusu (Ndasa), oyilii (Mbaanba), dubundu (Punu), molesini, obongo okoyo, ombongo (Kôyô), ondendé (Akwa), moleki (Bondjo), kakondo (Bokiba), modzunagra (Bongili), eyombo (Enyélé)
Milicia excelsa (Welw.) C.C. Berg
Official name : Milicia excelsa (Welw.) C.C. Berg
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Chlorophora excelsa (Welw) Benth. & Hook.
Symptoms : H(002), H(004), H(005), H(014), H(020), H(026), H(038), H(056), H(091), H(104), H(113), H(139x), H(168), H(170)
Recipes : H(002), H(139x), stems barks, trunc, twigs, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(004),H(014) pelada, sap of Chlorophora. local application
H(005) oedema, H(026), H(104) colic, H(170), ONS.de Chlorophora excelsa, RNS., VO. (effet purgatif)
H(014) itch, sap of Chlorophora excelsa, diluted (palm oil) + pounded nuts of rafia palm tree , local application
H(020), sap leaves, RNS.
H(026), stems without leaves Ventilago africana, stems barks, trunc, twigs of Clorophora excelsa, decoction (wine), VO.
H(038), ONS., RNS., VO.
H(056) filariosis, sap leaves, drops in eyes
H(091), stems barks, trunc, twigs, powder, to dilute (palm oil) + salt, VO.
H(113), H(168), stems barks, trunc, twigs, decoction (H2O) , steam bath Anonidium mannii + Clorophora excelsa + Musanga smithii + Pentaclethra eetveldeana + Hymenocardia ulmoides
H(168), leaves of Scyphocephalium ochocoa, ???? Microdesmis puberula, Costus afer, Macaranga barteri, leaves of Chlorophora excelsa, decoction, steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Millettia versicolor Welw. ex Bak.
Official name : Millettia versicolor Welw. ex Bak.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(033), H(068), H(092), H(109), H(113), H(139), H(168)
Recipes : H(018), H(109), leaves of Millettia versicolor, pulp, friction
H(033), H(139), roots of Millettia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068) ascaris, leaves of Millettia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(092), barks stem, branch, trunk of Millettia, juice, VO.
H(113), H(168), barks stem, branch, trunk of Millettia, expression, decoction (H2O), steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Mirabilis jalapa L.
Official name : Mirabilis jalapa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : H(005)
Recipes : H(005) œdema, roots pulp of Mirabilis jalapa, to dilute in palm oil, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : bende (Mbaamba)
Mitragyna ciliata Aubrév.& Pellegr.
Official name : Mitragyna ciliata Aubrév.& Pellegr.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Mitragyna macrophylla Hiern
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(055), H(116), H(123), H(201)
Recipes : H(037), H(123), H(055), barks stem, branch, trunk of Mitragyna ciliata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), H(008), H(116) emmenagoge, barks stem, branch, trunk of Mitragyna., RNS., VO.
H(038), ONS. of Mitragyna., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Mitragyna ciliata, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Mitragyna stipulosa (DC.) O. Ktze
Official name : Mitragyna stipulosa (DC.) O. Ktze
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Hallea stipulosa (DC.) Leroy
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(055), H(116), H(123), H(201)
Recipes : H(037), H(123), H(055), barks stem, branch, trunk of Mitragyna ciliata, decoction prolongée (H2O), VO.
H(051), H(008), H(116) emmenagoge, barks stem, branch, trunk of Mitragyna., RNS., VO.
H(038), ONS. of Mitragyna., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Mitragyna ciliata, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Momordica charantia L.
Official name : Momordica charantia L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(026), H(034), H(038), H(100), H(104), H(116), H(169), H(168)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(104), ONS. of Momordica charantia of Solanum nigrum, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(008), H(104), leaves juice of Solanum nigrum of Momordica charantia, to dilute (wine), VO. + seeds of Guinea peper
H(026), H(100) blen., H(116) periods regulation, ONS. of Momordica charantia, RNS.
H(034), ONS. of Asystasia gangetica of Momordica charantia of Morinda lucida of Brillantaisia patula , RNS.
H(038) femal, ONS. of Annona arenaria of Celosia trigyna of Solanum sp. of Momordica charantia of Vitex madiensis, RNS.
H(168), stems with leaves of Momordica., to pound, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : lumbuzi (Laadi), lombobosi (Beembe), mbunbulu, mobumbulu (Yoombe, Vili), mabunbulu (Tsaangi), lenzaa (Mbaamba), embusabusu (Tié), lemboshaboshi (Laadi), mbosa mbosi (Yaa)
Morinda lucida Benth.
Official name : Morinda lucida Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(006), H(014), H(022), H(033), H(034), H(037), H(051), H(082), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(169), H(173)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) , H(173), decoction (H2O) leaves of Morinda lucida, local application
H(006),H(022), H(033) femal, H(104), H(169), barks of the underground part of Morinda lucida, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) tinea, leaves pounded of Morinda lucida, local application
H(014), itch, decoction (H2O) leaves of Morinda lucida, to wash
H(014), barks of the underground part of Morinda lucida, diluted powder in palm oil, friction
H(034), ONS. of Asystasia gangetica of Momordica charantia of Morinda lucida of Brillantaisia patula , RNS.
H(037) cough,H(037) bronchitis, H(082), infusion barks stem, branch, trunk of Morinda lucida, VO.
H(051) new born, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Morinda lucida of Chaetocarpus africanus, decoction (H2O), bath
H(051) paludism, decoction (H2O) barks stem, branch, trunk of Morinda lucida, steam bath
H(109) pain to the back, H(113) rheumatism in joints, leaves juice of Morinda lucida, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC.
Official name : Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(173)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, leaves, decoction, VO.
H(173), rape fruits roasted, to pound with palm oil, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mantsia (Laadi), nsuluga (Téké), oyobe (Mbôsi)
Musa sp.
Official name : Musa sp.
Family : Musaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(012), H(026), H(031), H(037), H(168)
Recipes : H(004) wound,H(012)), H(045), whole plant of Cyathula prostrata, Sansevieria sp., stem without leaves of Musa sp., decoction (H2O), to wash, massage
H(026) dysmenorroea, roots of Musa sp., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(031), inflorescences of Musa sp., juice, VO. + salt + ashes of the extremity o the inflorescence
H(037) cough, H(168), barks stem, branch, trunk of Xylopia flamignii, leaves of Kalanchoe sp., stem without leaves of Musa sp., to pound, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Official name : Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Sarcocephalus russeggeri Schweinf. , Sarcocephalus latifolius (Smith) Bruce , Sarcocephalus esculentus Afzel. ex Sabine
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(007), H(008), H(013), H(038), H(086), H(100), H(109), H(137), H(169), H(179)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) abscess, H(086) lymphadenitis, roots of Nauclea latifolia, to pound, local application
H(006) + H(104), H(008), H(169), roots of Nauclea latifolia, pulp, enema
H(006) + H(104), H(008), H(169), leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Nauclea latifolia, pulp, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(013) boil, H(007), unripe fruit of Nauclea., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038), H(179), barks stem, branch, trunk of Nauclea latifolia, decoction (wine), VO.
H(056) filariosis, leaves of Nauclea., decoction (H2O), drops in eyes
H(100) blen., H(137) pelvus, barks stem, branch, trunk of Garcinia kola, Nauclea latifolia, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(109), roots of Nauclea., to pound, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : tseenga, byeenga (Laadi), ntumbi (Vili), mutunfi (Beembe), mutumi, mutumo (Tié), munbuoti (Laali), djudju, idzudzu (Mbôsi), idzuzuku (Akwa), iluluku (Kôyô)
Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Official name : Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037)
Recipes : H(008),H(037), barks stem, branch, trunk of Newbouldia laevis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(037) bronchitis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Kalanchoe sp., to pound, juice, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mmeni (Laadi), udjuomo, udjomongo (Mbôsi), ondjomono (Kôyô)
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(020), H(031), H(056), H(099), H(109), H(113), H(137)
Recipes : H(014), H(113), leaves juice of Nicotiana tabacum, scarifications
H(020), latex of Garcinia mannii, leaves juice of Nicotiana tabacum, local application
H(020), barks of the underground part of Dichrostachys glomerata, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, to pound, local application + lemon juice
H(056) filariosis, leaves juice of Nicotiana., drops in eyes
H(099) epilepsy, leaves juice of Nicotiana., to take snuff
H(137), H(031), H(109), H(113), ONS. of Streptogyna gerontogaea of Costus afer of Allophylus sp. of Cola acuminata of Nicotiana tabacum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : fuumu (Laadi), likaya (Kôyô), lekaa emboli (Mbaamba)
Nymphaea lotus L.
Official name : Nymphaea lotus L.
Family : Nymphaeaceae
Symptoms : H(034), H(099)
Recipes : H(034) tachycardia, H(099) calming, juice of leaves, 1 glass in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : biloolonga (Laadi), itookopeli (Akwa)
Ochna pulchra Hook. f.
Official name : Ochna pulchra Hook. f.
Family : Ochnaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, ONS, RNS, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Ocimum basilicum L.
Official name : Ocimum basilicum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(037), H(038), H(053), H(108), H(118), H(168)
Recipes : H(001), leaves juice of Ocimum basilicum, drops in eyes
H(018), H(108) sinus, H(118), leaves juice of Ocimum basilicum, drops in nose
H(037) cough, bronchitis, whole plant of Ocimum., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038) genital infection femal, leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), in vagina
H(038), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(053), leaves juice of Ocimum., drops in ears
H(168), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Ocimum canum Sims
Official name : Ocimum canum Sims
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(037), H(038), H(053), H(104), H(118), H(168)
Recipes : H(001), leaves juice of Ocimum canum, drops in eyes
H(018), H(118) rhino - pharyngitis, H(108) sinus, leaves juice of Ocimum canum, drops in nose
H(037) cough, bronchitis, whole plant of Ocimum., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038), femal, leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), in vagina
H(038),femal, leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(053), leaves juice of Ocimum., drops in ears
H(104), ONS. of Ocimum canum, roots of Phytolacca dodecandra, RNS.
H(168), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Ocimum gratissimum L.
Official name : Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(005), H(018), H(037), H(038), H(053), H(108), H(113), H(118), H(168)
Recipes : H(001), leaves juice of Ocimum gratissimum, drops in eyes
H(005), H(113), ONS. of Ocimum., pulp, friction
H(018), H(108) sinus, H(118), leaves juice of Ocimum., drops in nose
H(037) cough, bronchitis, whole plant of Ocimum., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038) infection génitale femal, leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), in vagina
H(038), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(053), leaves juice of Ocimum., drops in ears
H(168), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mantsusu mafyooti, mantsusu mamanéné (Laadi), ndasi, ndzati, mendzasidzasi (Yoombe, Vili), mantsunsu, manfunkuku (Beembe), mansansusu, bansunsu (Téké), mupipi, manpinpi (Yaa), bendjiene, bendze, bandjengwe, bendze, bandjengwe (Laali), ngii ngimba, njiala bagandzi (Mbaamba), dumaduma, udunduba, mudumduma (Mbôsi, Kôyô, Akwa), mudundumba (Kôta), mudzunzuba (Bondjo), saki saki (Sanga)
Olax subscorpioidea Oliv.
Official name : Olax subscorpioidea Oliv.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : H(113), H(139x)
Recipes : H(113), rheumatism, articular pains, stem with leaves of Olax subscorpioidea, decoction, steam bath, massage
H(139x), VO. Roots of Olax subscorpioidea + seeds of maniguette (Aframomum laurentii)
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Oncoba spinosa Forssk.
Official name : Oncoba spinosa Forssk.
Family : Flacourtiaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), holy plant for the Laadi, Suundi and Koongo, help to heal every illness
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : nsakala (Laadi)
Oxalis corniculata L.
Official name : Oxalis corniculata L.
Family : Oxalidaceae
Synonyms : Oxalis radicosa A.Rich.
Symptoms : H(018), H(036), H(053), H(118), H(201)
Recipes : H(018), H(036), H(201) psychosis, whole plant of Oxalis corniculata, juice, drops in nose and eyes
H(053), whole plant of Oxalis., juice, drops in ears
H(118) sore throat, aphonie, whole plant of Oxalis., decoction (H2O), gargle
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mutamenpingi (Beembe), mutshumanpi (Yaa), ibuya lapeere (Kôyô), lepeto, leperi
Parkia filicoidea Welw.
Official name : Parkia filicoidea Welw.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(103), H(113)
Recipes : H(103), internal barks stem, branch, trunk of Parkia filicoidea, decoction (H2O), mouth wash
H(113), internal barks stem, branch, trunk of Parkia filicoidea, decoction (H2O), steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : kilutu (Koongo), nzinbili (Yoombe, nkaa (Bondjo)
Parquetina nigrescens (Afzel.) Bullock
Official name : Parquetina nigrescens (Afzel.) Bullock
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Parquetina gabonica Baill.
Symptoms : H(004), H(038), H(045), H(092), H(104), H(111), H(113)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(111), H(045) vulnerary, leaves juice of Parquetina nigrescens, local application
H(038), H(104), leaves of Parquetina., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(092) arrow poison, barks stem, branch, trunk of Strophanthus gratus of Parquetina nigrescens, juice, RNS.
H(113), barks stem, branch, trunk of Parquetina nigrescens, powder, scarifications
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Passiflora edulis Sims
Official name : Passiflora edulis Sims
Family : Passifloraceae
Synonyms : Passiflora incarnata L.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), leaves of Passiflora edulis, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Passiflora foetida L.
Official name : Passiflora foetida L.
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(033), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(099)
Recipes : H(002) obstruction of breast, whole plant of Passiflora foetida, pounded, local application
H(033) femal sterility, VO. sap of leaves of Passiflora foetida
H(037) pulmonary diseases, whole plant of Passiflora foetida, pounded, local application
H(051) fever, child t, ONS. of Passiflora, RNS., bath
H(099) epilepsy, sap of leaves of Passiflora foetida, nose instillation
H(038) urogenital infection, ONS, infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Paullinia pinnata L.
Official name : Paullinia pinnata L.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(027), H(033), H(051), H(091), H(102), H(137)
Recipes : H(002), leaves of Paullinia pinnata, VO.
H(027) prevention of abortion, H(033) femal, H(137) pelvuss, ONS. of Paullinia pinnata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051) child, whole plant of Paullinia., decoction (H2O), bath
H(091), H(102) cholagogue, leaves of Paullinia., to cook, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : belewoko, munbindzi, musatosato (Bondjo), lokukakambo (Songo)
Pennisetum purpureum Schumach.
Official name : Pennisetum purpureum Schumach.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(076), H(103)
Recipes : H(076) aphtae, H(103) gingivitis, juice leaves, gargle
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Official name : Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(018), H(026), H(031), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(053), H(091), H(082), H(104), H(113), H(168), H(139)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(026), H(038), H(104), H(139) sexual impotence, ONS. of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(018), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra., to scrape, juice, drops in nose
H(031),H(037) cough, bronchitis, H(082), ONS. of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), H(091) asthenia, H(113), H(168), ONS. of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), steam bath, bath
H(053) otitis, deafness, internal barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra., to scrape, juice, drops in ears
H(091) anaemia, seeds of Pentaclethra, VO.
H(173), ONS. of Sida sp., seeds of Pentaclethra macrophylla, to pound (palm oil), local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Pentadiplandra brazzeana Baill.
Official name : Pentadiplandra brazzeana Baill.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(008), H(013), H(014), H(037), H(045), H(103), H(104), H(109), H(112), H(113)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) ulcer, boils, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, pulp diluted in palm oil, local application
H(004), decoction of leaves of Kalanchoe pinnata of Tephrosia vogelii, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, local application
H(006), H(104), ONS of Cayratia debilis of Bridelia ferruginea of Pentadiplandra brazzeana of Cassia alata, RNS., VO.
H(008),H(037) bronchitis, pneumo, H(038), roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, VO. + juice of sugar-can again toxic effects
H(014), roots of Heinsia crinita of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, latex of Harungana madagascarensis, powder, to dilute in palm oil, local application
H(045), leaves of Kalanchoe sp. of Tephrosia vogelii, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(103), H(109), H(113) rheumatism, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, pulp diluted in palm oil, local application
H(112), roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, VO (Toxic !)
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Persea americana Mill.
Official name : Persea americana Mill.
Family : Lauraceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(092)
Recipes : H(037), barks stem, branch, trunk of Persea americana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(092), almond of Persea americana, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Phyllanthus amarus Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Phyllanthus amarus Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(031), H(033), H(034), H(038), H(053), H(068)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, boil, whole plant of Phyllanthus amarus, juice, local application
H(031), H(033) femal, H(034), H(038), whole plant of Phyllanthus., juice, VO.
H(053) whole plant of Phyllanthus. , juice, drops in ears
H(068) vermifuge, ripe fruit, seeds of Phyllanthus., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Phyllanthus discoideus (Baill.) Muell. Arg.
Official name : Phyllanthus discoideus (Baill.) Muell. Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(022), H(038), H(104), H(109)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, boil, young leaves, pulp (oil palme), local application
H(022), H(104), H(109), barks stem, branch, trunk, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038) femal, H(137) pelvus pains, ONS. of Microdesmis sp. of Harungana madagascariensis of Phyllanthus discoideus of Emilia coccinea, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mokagni (Téké), ipinga (Ndasa, mukanga (Laali), musangala (Nzabi), kangu (Babinga)
Phyllanthus sp.
Official name : Phyllanthus sp.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(099), H(201)
Recipes : H(038) urogenital infection, H(031) body side pain, leaves of Phyllanthus sp., cuisson, VO
.H(201) psychosis, H(099) epilepsy, to pound the barks of stems, twigs, trunk of Manniophyton fulvum of Triclisia sp. of Phyollanthus sp. of Uapaca guineensis of Drypetes gassweileri, juice + sugar cane, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name : Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family : Phytolaccaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(014), H(033), H(056), H(104), H(169), H(170)
Recipes : H(001), H(056), leaves juice of Phytolacca., drops in eyes
H(014) dermatosis, leaves juice of Phytolacca, local application
H(033) femal, H(169), H(170), H(006) purgative drastic, whole plant of Phytolacca., RNS., VO.
H(104), ONS. of Ocimum canum, roots of Phytolacca dodecandra, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : tidi (Laadi), tili (Tié), ite (Kôyô), bonsombo (Bondjo)
Piper umbellatum L.
Official name : Piper umbellatum L.
Family : Piperaceae
Synonyms : Piper subpeltatum Willd.
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(006), H(031), H(169), H(027), H(037), H(068), H(086), H(094), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) wound,H(013) skin ulcer, H(086) lymphadenitis, leaves juice of Piper umbellatum, local application
H(006) + H(104), H(031), H(169), leaves juice of Piper., VO.
H(027) prevention of abortion, H(045) antiseptique voies urinarys, ONS of Piper., VO., in vagina
H(037) bronchitis, whole plant of Piper., local application
H(068) small intestinal worms, ONS. of Piper., RNS., enema
H(094), ripe fruit of Ficus urceolaris, leaves of Piper umbellatum, juice, enema
H(201) psychosis, ONS. of Piper., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : leemba ntoko (Laadi), leembe ntoko (Beembe), leleme, lementoo (Laali), lembe ntoko (Nzabi), ilimbi ntoko (Ndasa), libi ntoko (Mbaamba), lelembe, ilelembe (Bondjo), dilembe lembe (Enyélé), dembembe (Songo)
Portulaca oleracea L.
Official name : Portulaca oleracea L.
Family : Portulacaceae
Symptoms : H(031), H(201)
Recipes : H(031), ONS. of Portulaca oleracea, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, leaves juice of Portulaca., local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : poli (Mbôsi), ebeli (Akwa), bende (Banda)
Pouzolzia denudata De Wild. & Th. Dur.
Official name : Pouzolzia denudata De Wild. & Th. Dur.
Family : Urticaceae
Symptoms : H(057)
Recipes : H(057) goitre, leaves of Pouzolzia denudata, pulp (palm oil), local application, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mpese hamloï (Songo)
Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn.
Official name : Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(168)
Recipes : H(168), leaves of Pseudarthria hookeri, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mushasha (Télé)
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(094)
Recipes : H(008), leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Psidium guajava, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(094) leaves of Psidium., pulp, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Psorospermum febrifugum Spach
Official name : Psorospermum febrifugum Spach
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(013), H(014), H(026), H(037), H(104), H(156)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(026),H(037) tuberculosis, H(104), H(156), ONS. of Psorospermum febrifugum, RNS., VO.
H(013) boil,H(014) itch, H(173), barks stem, branch, trunk, decoction (H2O), local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : kiso-soka (Laadi), kiwotolo, kindia, buti (Beembe), kiwotolo, kindia, buti (Beembe), masintchiendzie (Vili), echoacho (Tié), ikubi (Laali), otoï (Mbaamba)
Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kühn
Official name : Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kühn
Family : Dennstaedtiaceae
Synonyms : Pteris aquilina L.
Symptoms : H(013), H(022), H(031), H(037), H(156), H(169)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, bourgeon terminal of Pteridium aquilinum , to pound, local application
H(022), leaves juice of Pteridium, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(031),H(037) pulmonary tuberculosis, bronchitis, H(156), leaves of Pteridium ., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(169) femal, leaves of Pteridium., pulp, in vagina
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Official name : Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Family : Apocynaceae
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
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006), seeds of Ricinus communis, VO. (toxic, dosis !)
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Saba florida (Benth.) Bullock
Official name : Saba florida (Benth.) Bullock
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Landolphia florida Benth.
Symptoms : H(001), H(126)
Recipes : H(001), baisse of vision, latex, drops in eyes
H(126), ONS. of Saba florida, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Samanea dinklagei (Harms) Keay
Official name : Samanea dinklagei (Harms) Keay
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Pithecellobium dinklagei (Harms) Harms
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018), barks stem, branch, trunk of Samanea dinklagei, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Sansevieria sp.
Official name : Sansevieria sp.
Family : Dracaenaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(012), H(013), H(045), H(046), H(104), H(113), H(143), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) wound,H(012)), H(045), whole plant of Cyathula prostrata, leaves of Sansevieria sp., stem without leaves of Musa sp., decoction (H2O), to wash, massage
H(013) abscess, H(113), leaves juice of Sansevieria sp., local application
H(046) chicken-pox, H(143), leaves juice of Sansevieria sp., to dilute (H2O), to wash
H(104), H(201) psychosis, whole plant of Sansevieria sp., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mbama (Téké), lolengo (Mbaamba), langa, ilanga, elanga (Mbôsi, Kôyô, Akwa), limelangue (Mbosi), mbomu, mboma (Bondjo), ngongolo (Enyélé)
Sapium ellipticum (Hochst.) Pax
Official name : Sapium ellipticum (Hochst.) Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, bark stem, trunk or twigs of Sapium ellipticum, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Congo Brazaville)
Vernacular name : not registered
Schwenckia americana L.
Official name : Schwenckia americana L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(031), H(038), H(051), H(104), H(108), H(113), H(169)
Recipes : H(001), H(018), whole plant of Schwenckia americana, juice, drops in eyes
H(031), leaves juice of Garcinia punctata, ONS. of Schwenckia americana of Dichrostachys glomerata, local application, scarifications
H(031), H(038), H(104), H(169), whole plant of Schwenckia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(031), H(113), whole plant of Schwenckia, pulp (lemon juice), local application
H(051) child, whole plant of Schwenckia, decoction (H2O), steam bath
H(108) sinus, whole plant of Schwenckia., juice, drops in nose
H(113) rheumatism, ONS. of Trichopteryx fruticulosa, roots of Annona arenaria of Schwenckia americana of Ochna afzelii, decoction (H2O), steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mundaanda ndzila (Laadi), limba limba (Laali), mufime (Tié), letoniki, lentshunidji la nséké (Mbôsi), oye (Kôyô), ditia (Songo)
Sesamum indicum L.
Official name : Sesamum indicum L.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Synonyms : Sesamum orientale L.
Symptoms : H(045), H(051), H(113)
Recipes : H(045), cicatrisant plaie of ciconcision, juice whole plant, local application
H(051) child, ONS. of Acanthospermum hispidum of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Ocimum sp. of Hyptis suaveolens of Sesamum indicum of Aframomum sp. of Cassia occidentalis, bath
H(051) child, ONS. of Sesamum indicum of Ocimum sp. of Micrococca mercurialis, decoction (H2O), bath
H(113), root torréfiée, diluted powder in palm oil, scarifications + rock salt
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Setaria megaphylla (Steud.) Dur. & Schinz
Official name : Setaria megaphylla (Steud.) Dur. & Schinz
Family : Poaceae
Synonyms : Setaria chevalieri Stapf
Symptoms : H(026), H(030), H(038), H(137)
Recipes : H(026), H(030), H(038), roots of Setaria., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus exasperata, ONS. of Cassia occidentalis, ONS. Setaria chevalieri, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(137), analgic local, whole plant of Setaria., juice, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Sida acuta Burm. f.
Official name : Sida acuta Burm. f.
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Sida carpinifolia L.f. , Sida stipulata Cav.
Symptoms : H(001), H(037), H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(001), stems, leaves, ashes, powder , local application
H(037)lung, H(051), decoction, leaves, VO., + steam bath
H(126), H(127), leaves, RNS., VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Sida cordifolia L.
Official name : Sida cordifolia L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(037), H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(001), stem without leaves of Sida cordifolia., to carbonize, powder, local application
H(037) poumon, leaves of Sida., decoction (H2O), VO., steam bath
H(051), H(113), leaves of Sida., decoction (H2O), steam bath
H(126), H(127), leaves of Sida., VO. + nuts and seeds of kola
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Solanum dasyphyllum Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Solanum dasyphyllum Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum duplosinuatum Klotzsch
Symptoms : H(006), H(104), H(169)
Recipes : H(006) child, leaves juice of Solanum dasyphyllum, to dilute (wine), VO.
H(006) + H(104), H(104), H(169), leaves juice of Solanum., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : nkeka (Laadi), mungaka (Beembe), yini (Tié)
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : H(036), H(037), H(038), H(045), H(104), H(118), H(155)
Recipes : H(036) vertigo, H(099) epilepsy, ripe fruit of Solanum incanum, to pound, application sur le visage
H(037),cough, bronchitis, leaves juice of Solanum incanum, VO.
H(038), H(104), leaves of Solanum incanum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(045) cicatrizing, H(118), H(155), leaves juice of Solanum., local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : nsukulu tsya mundele (Laadi), otsangu odunga (Kôyô), mbonungo (Tié), bomboto (Bongili), dongba (Songo)
Solanum nigrum L.
Official name : Solanum nigrum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum judaicum Bess
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(068), H(104), H(108), H(169)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(104), ONS. of Momordica charantia of Solanum nigrum, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(008), H(104), leaves juice of Solanum nigrum of Momordica charantia, to dilute (wine), VO. + seeds of Guinea peper
H(068) vermifuge, leaves juice of Haumania danckelmaniana of Solanum nigrum of Thomandersia hensii, VO.
H(068) vermifuge, ONS.de Solanum nigrum of Thomandersia hensii of Haumania danckelmaniana, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(118) rhino - pharyngitis, leaves juice of Solanum nigrum, VO. + local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : nsooso wa kodya loongo (Laadi), mungolo (Laali), batseki (Nzabi), niakodi (Kôta), lindoli (Kôyô)
Solanum sp.
Official name : Solanum sp.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(038)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves of Aeollanthus heliotropioides of Solanum sp., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038 ) femal, ONS. of Annona arenaria of Celosia trigyna of Solanum sp. of Momordica charantia of Vitex madiensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv.
Official name : Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), barks stem, branch, trunk of Spathodea campanulata, decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ndogum, dogome (Bekwil), ikondo (Bôngili)
Spilanthes acmella (L.) Murray
Official name : Spilanthes acmella (L.) Murray
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(099), H(104)
Recipes : H(008),H(037), H(104), whole plant of Spilanthes acmella, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(099) analgic, H(103), whole plant of Spilanthes., local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : penangaka (Tié), modika (Beembe), edongo yatse (Kôyô, Akwa), mapeli (Téké)
Spondias mombin L.
Official name : Spondias mombin L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Spondias lutea L.
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), leaves of Spondias mombin, decoction (H2O), mouth wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mugienge (Yoombe)
Symphonia globulifera L. f.
Official name : Symphonia globulifera L. f.
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(013), H(014), H(015), H(031), H(038), H(113), H(124), H(137)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves, decoction, VO.
H(091) + H(178), juice from leaves, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : musongoti, nsongoti (Laadi), kandaa (Mbaamba, Kôta), mungalili (Laali)
Talinum triangulare (Jacq.) Willd.
Official name : Talinum triangulare (Jacq.) Willd.
Family : Portulacaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) colics, juice of leaves of Talinium trangulare, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Official name : Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(014), H(045), H(094), H(137)
Recipes : H(004), decoction of leaves of Kalanchoe pinnata of Tephrosia vogelii, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, local application
H(008), leaves juice of Tephrosia vogelii, to dilute (wine), VO.
H(014) psoriasis, leaves juice of Tephrosia., local application
H(014) itch, roots of Parinari glabra, leaves juice of Tephrosia vogelii, powder, to dilute (palm oil), unction
H(045), leaves of Kalanchoe sp. of Tephrosia vogelii, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(094), young leaves of Tephrosia., RNS., in rectum
H(137) pelvus pains, young leaves of Tephrosia., in vagina
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mbaka (Laali, Beembe, Laali, Tié), buani (Vili), ngudu (Lumbu), wulu (Nzabi), mbara (Punu), etunia, konge ya mbolu (Kôyô), mbo (Téké), daolo (Bekwil)
Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Official name : Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(031), H(033), H(037), H(053), H(056), H(077), H(113), H(168)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, H(056) filariosis, juice of rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, instillation occulaire
H(018), juice of rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, drops in nostrils
H(031) intercostal pain, H(077) nausea, decoction (H2O) of rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, VO.
H(033) femal, barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, rape fruit of Tetrapleura., decoction (H2O, VO.
H(037) cough, bronchitis, barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(053) otitis, juice of rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, drops in ears
H(113) rheumatism, back ashes and fever, H(168), barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction (H2O), steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Official name : Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) fishing poison, juice of rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Tetrorchidium didymostemon (Baill.) Pax & K. Hoffm.
Official name : Tetrorchidium didymostemon (Baill.) Pax & K. Hoffm.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(082), H(168)
Recipes : H(168) barks stem, branch, trunk of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, roots of Cyperus articulatus, ripe fruit of Buchholzia macrophylla, to pound, to rub
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Thomandersia hensii De Wild. & Th. Dur.
Official name : Thomandersia hensii De Wild. & Th. Dur.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(005), H(008), H(013), H(014), H(038), H(046), H(068), H(113), H(131), H(143)
Recipes : H(004) wound, whole plant of Thomandersia hensii, decoction H2O), to wash
H(004) wound, leaves of Thomandersia., to dry, powder, local application by sprinkled powder
H(005), H(113), undergrond part without bark of Thomandersia, pulp, friction
H(008), H(038) leucorrhea, vaginite, stems with leaves of Thomandersia hensii, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(013) boil, abscess,H(014) itch, H(131), H(046) chicken-pox, H(143), leaves juice of Thomandersia., local application
H(038) ovarian disorders, roots, stem without leaves of Thomandersia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(068) vermifuge, leaves juice of Haumania danckelmaniana of Solanum nigrum of Thomandersia hensii, VO.
H(068) vermifuge, ONS.de Solanum nigrum of Thomandersia hensii of Haumania danckelmaniana, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(113) antiphlogistique, ONS. of Thomandersia., drops in nose, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Trema orientalis (L.) Blume
Official name : Trema orientalis (L.) Blume
Family : Ulmaceae
Synonyms : Sponia orientalis var. affinis (Planch.) Baker , Trema guineensis (Schum. & Thonn. ) Ficalho
Symptoms : H(005), H(033), H(034), H(037), H(038), H(068), H(082), H(099), H(103), H(104), H(123), H(128), H(169), H(170)
Recipes : H(005), H(123), H(169), H(170), ONS. of Trema guinensis, RNS., VO.
H(033) woman, leaves of Adenia cynanchifolia of Trema guinensis of Costus afer of Palisota ambigua of Sherbournia sp. of Laportea aestuans, to cook in palm oil, VO. + banana cooked with oil, salt, meat or fish
H(033) femme, H(038), H(104), H(128), ONS. de Trema guineensis, RNS., VO.
H(034), juice of leaves of Trema guinensis, VO.
H(037), bark of the underground part of Trema guineensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068) oxyurosis child, juice of leaves of Trema guinensis, VO.
H(082), dried leaves of Trema guinensis, smoke bath
H(099) epilepsy, young leaves of Treme guinensie, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(103), juice of leaves of Trema guinensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : n-yaa-yaka, n-yaka yaka, nti wa nka-la (Laadi), lugungo lwa ndzabi, nsosobi (Vili), nyien yaka (Tié), mwalanka (Laali), mushaushu (Yaa), mwasoosi (Ndasa), oshoshi, moyesi (Mbaamba), mushoshi (Kôta), mubiere-biere (Nzabi), isuesue (Mbôsi), exesoko (Sanga), lishieso (Enyélé), sose (Babinga)
Triumfetta cordifolia A. Rich.
Official name : Triumfetta cordifolia A. Rich.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(022), H(033), H(037)
Recipes : H(022) + H(033), juice of leaves delayed in H2O, VO .
H(037), barks stem, branch, trunk, pounded, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mpunga (Laadi), ponga (Kôyô), oposo (Akwa), monfuma (Bondjo), ngulo ngoi (Téké)
Triumfetta rhomboidea Jacq.
Official name : Triumfetta rhomboidea Jacq.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(099)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, boil pulp of leaves, local application
H(099), pulp of leaves delayed in palm oil, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : binkabula (Laadi)
Urena lobata L.
Official name : Urena lobata L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022), whole plant, juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Vernonia colorata (Willd.) Drake
Official name : Vernonia colorata (Willd.) Drake
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(135)
Recipes : H(038), H(135), whole plant of Vernonia colorata, juice, VO .
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : munduu-ndudi wa gata (Laadi), mundudi ndzazi (Beembe), ndunduli nti (Vili), gwama (Ndasa), mukusa (Bomitaba)
Vernonia conferta Benth
Official name : Vernonia conferta Benth
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(045), H(082), H(104), H(156)
Recipes : H(038) urogenital infection femal and male, H(104) stomach ache, bark stem, trunck, twigs of Vernonia conferta, decoction, VO.
H(037) cough,H(037) bronchitis, H(082) asthma, H(156) whooping-cough, leaves infusion , VO.
H(045) cicatrizing, antihémorragique, young pounded leaves, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Vernonia guineensis Benth.
Official name : Vernonia guineensis Benth.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Baccharoides guineensis (Benth.) H. Rob.
Symptoms : H(004), H(038), H(103), H(109), H(169)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(103) rage of dents, leaves of Vernonia guineensis, pulp, local application
H(038), pices of roots of Vernonia., maceration (wine), to filter, VO.
H(109) lumbar, H(169), leaves of Vernonia., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : nti kaseenda (Laadi), mubendaka (Téké), mumbaanse (Laali), mubendao (Tié), ongoro (Mbôsi)
Vernonia smithiana Less.
Official name : Vernonia smithiana Less.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(027), H(038), H(090), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(027), H(038), H(104), roots of Vernonia smithiana, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(090), leaves of Vernonia smithiana + seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to chew
H(113), whole plant of Vernonia., decoction (H2O), steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : kitsema tsya makaanga (Laadi), mubambangu (Beembe)
Vitex doniana Sweet
Official name : Vitex doniana Sweet
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(104), H(179)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex doniana, juice, drops in eyes
H(104) colic, dyspepsia, H(179), barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex doniana, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mifiolongo wa saangi (Laadi)
Vitex madiensis Oliv.
Official name : Vitex madiensis Oliv.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(008), H(022), H(033), H(038), H(053), H(091), H(099), H(103), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), H(033) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex madiensis, pulp, maceration, VO.
H(008) + H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Hippocratea myriantha of Annona arenaria of Vitex madiensis, roots of Carica papaya, to scrape, to macerate, to filter, VO.
H(022), barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038) femal, ONS. of Annona arenaria of Celosia trigyna of Solanum sp. of Momordica charantia of Vitex madiensis, RNS.
H(053), leaves of Vitex., juice of leaves, drops in ears
H(086) lymphadenitis, leaves of Vitex, pulp, local application
H(099) epilepsy, H(201) psychosis + H(091), barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex., to scrape, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(103), leaves of Vitex., juice of leaves, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mfilu wa makaanga, mufili (Laadi), mufilu nseke (Beembe), tchifilu (Vili), esuabo, esawiri, echaocho (Téké), e"soso (Laali), ikolo longo (Kôyô)
Xylopia aethiopica (Dunal) A. Rich.
Official name : Xylopia aethiopica (Dunal) A. Rich.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Uvaria aethiopica Guil. et Pers.
Symptoms : H(018), H(037), H(082), H(099), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(018), leaves of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, powder, to take snuff
H(037) bronchopneumonia, leaves of Xylopia., friction
H(082), H(104) dyspepsia, H(113), barks stem, branch, trunk of Xylopia., maceration (wine), VO.
H(099) epilepsy, leaves juice of Xylopia, VO. + nuts of Cola
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(006), H(008), H(014), H(015), H(018), H(031), H(033), H(037), H(039), H(068), H(103), H(104), H(109), H(139)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(008), H(015), barks stem, branch, trunk of Fagara macrophylla … var. preussi, RNS., VO.
H(014) itch, H(039) jigger, H(068), barks stem, branch, trunk of Fagara., powder, to dilute (palm oil), local application
H(018), H(031), H(109) lumbar, barks stem, branch, trunk of Fagara., pulp, friction
H(033) femal, H(038), ONS. of Fagara., VO., in vagina
H(037), barks stem, branch, trunk of Fagara., maceration (wine), VO.
H(103), barks stem, branch, trunk of Fagara., to chew
H(139) aphrodisiac, barks stem, branch, trunk of Fagara., to chew + nuts of kola
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author