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Reference : HD 05

Author(s) : Decary, R.
Title : Les emplois des Euphorbiacées malgaches. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 13, 467 - 473, (1966)
Reference HD 05 has information about 20 plants :
Acalypha leptomyura Baill.
Official name : Acalypha leptomyura Baill.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) Acalypha leptomyura leaves are cooked and eaten with rice.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Acalypha reticulata (Poir.) Müll. Arg
Official name : Acalypha reticulata (Poir.) Müll. Arg
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) purgatif, H(006) laxative, decoction of leaves of Acalypha reticulata is laxative. The seeds are purgative, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Acalypha spiciflora Burm. f.
Official name : Acalypha spiciflora Burm. f.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(093)
Recipes : H(093), leaves of Acalypha spiciflora in antipoison against poisoning by bitter cassava .
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Croton macrobuxus Baill.
Official name : Croton macrobuxus Baill.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, decoction of leaves of Croton macrobuxus
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : mokarana
Dalechampia clematidifolia Bojer ex Baill.
Official name : Dalechampia clematidifolia Bojer ex Baill.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), Dalechampia clematiflora roots pounded and mixed with ashes are applied to wounds ..
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : teloravina
Euphorbia aprica Baill.
Official name : Euphorbia aprica Baill.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) poison, latex of Euphorbia aprica is very toxic.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
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(082)
Recipes : H(082) antiasthmatique, decoction de ONS.of Euphorbia hirta var.procumbens, mixed with a little rum.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : ahidinono.
Euphorbia splendens Bojer ex Hook.
Official name : Euphorbia splendens Bojer ex Hook.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(100)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(135) indigestion, decoction of the roots of Euphorbia splendens.
H(100) gonorrhea, leaves decoction
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : songosongo
Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Official name : Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia laro Drake
Symptoms : H(100), H(106), V(164)
Recipes : H(100), H(106) vesicatory, pounded roots, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : famata laro
Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Official name : Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia laro Drake
Symptoms : H(100), H(092), H(106)
Recipes : H(100) la plante aurait des propriétés antivénériennes.
H(106), vésicatoire, racines pilées, RNS.
H(092) latex en poison de pèche
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : famata laro
Euphorbia trichophylla Baker
Official name : Euphorbia trichophylla Baker
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(008y)
Recipes : H(008y) tambave, Euphorbia trichophylla leaves are purgative
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : fampiadiananketa
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(094), H(103), H(113)
Recipes : H(006) purgatif, graines ou huile graines , dangereux à forte dose, RNS.
H(113), huile graines en onguent contre les rhumatismes et H(094) hémorroïdes
H(103) latex efficace contre les maux de dents
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : tanatana fotsy
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(094), H(103), H(113)
Recipes : H(006), seeds or seeds oil , RNS., (small dosis toxic)
H(094),seeds, pomad
H(103), latex, RNS.
H(113), seeds, pomad
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : tanatana fotsy (Madaf)
Jatropha mahafalensis Jum. & H. Perrier
Official name : Jatropha mahafalensis Jum. & H. Perrier
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(202)
Recipes : H(202) hair care, hair care with Jatropha mahafalensis oil , pure or mixed with fat beef or mutton.
H(014) scabies, betatra juice is used against scabies
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : betatra, hatatra.
Phyllanthus casticum Soy.-Will.
Official name : Phyllanthus casticum Soy.-Will.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Synonyms : Phyllanthus decipiens var. boivinianus (Baill.) Leandri
Symptoms : H(004), H(008)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(013) abscess, Phyllanthus casticum bark powder spread like drying
H(008) diarrhea, dysentery, H(118) sore throat, H(100) gonorrhea, bark as tea. The bark is astringent
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : sanira, tento.
Phyllanthus casticum Soy.-Will.
Official name : Phyllanthus casticum Soy.-Will.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Synonyms : Phyllanthus decipiens var. boivinianus (Baill.) Leandri
Symptoms : H(051), H(100)
Recipes : H(051) fever, NSO infusions and steam baths
H(100) syphilis, root of Phyllanthus decipiens, herbal tea
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : tentona.
Phyllanthus madagascariensis Müll. Arg.
Official name : Phyllanthus madagascariensis Müll. Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphilis, ONS, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : mandriarivovavy.
Phyllanthus seyrigii Leandri
Official name : Phyllanthus seyrigii Leandri
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, Phyllanthus Seyrig decoction is used to wet compresses against headaches
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : hazotana, sanira.
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(006), H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(002), fresh leaves, RNS.
H(006), seeds or oil seeds, RNS.
H(104), infusion leaves, RNS.
H(103), leaves on decayed tooths, RNS.
H(104), leaves in topic, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not registered
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(006), H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(002), fresHleaves, RNS
H(006), seeds or seed oil, RNS.
H(104), leaves, infusion, RNS.
H(103), leaves on caries
H(104), leaves, topical
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : tanatana, yinana.