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Reference : HD 38

Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886) https://archive.org/details/b24400270
Reference HD 38 has information about 452 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(013), H(078), H(186)
Recipes : H(013) lupus,maceration in bottle of 10 gr shelled seeds of Abrus precatorius (wild licorice plant) which are then pounded into pulp. local application (see page 82)
H(037) pectoral syrup for children, decoction during 1/2h of 60 gr Abrus precatorius (wild licorice plant), 30 gr. thinly sliced Hibiscus esculentus (lalo) + 240 gr sugar, reduce to the consistency of syrup. VO. 1 teaspoon often in the day
Abrus precatorius used for the treatment of : H(001) ophthalmia, H(013) ulcers, H(038) bladder irritation (leaves), H(078) cancer, H(186) expectorant
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : réglisse (sauvage) (Creole) , goundoomani vayr (Tamoul)
Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.
Official name : Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(100), H(193)
Recipes : Abutilon mauritianum used for the treatment of : H(051) fever (decotion), H(100) gonnorhée, H(193) emollient (flowers)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : mauve du pays (Creole) , tootti elley (Tamoul)
Acacia farnesiana (L.) Willd
Official name : Acacia farnesiana (L.) Willd
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : Acacia farnesiana used for the treatment of : H(038) bladder
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : cassie noir (Creole), karouvellene (Tamoul)
Acalypha colorata Baker
Official name : Acalypha colorata Baker
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008y), H(075), H(088)
Recipes : Acalypha colorata used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois queues de rats(Creole)
Acalypha indica L.
Official name : Acalypha indica L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(037), H(055), H(068)
Recipes : H(014) scab, paste made of crushed leaves of Acalypha indica (herbe chatte) and salt, friction
H(037) bronchitis children, H(055) emetic, juice leaves of Acalypha indica (herbe chatte), 1 teaspoon, increases the secretion of pulmonary organs
H(100) syphilitic ulcers, leaf cataplasm
- Acalypha indica also used for the treatment of : H(068) vermifuge
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe chatte ou ortie de l'inde (Creole) , coupoumaynie (Tamoul)
Achyranthes aspera L.
Official name : Achyranthes aspera L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Achyranthes annua Dinter , Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill. , Achyranthes aspera L. var. sicula , Achyranthes obovata Peter.
Symptoms : H(001), H(005), H(007), H(013), H(038), H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, pectoral syrup, 500 gr roots of Achyranthes aspera (herbe à sergent), 500 gr of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistaches maronnes), 500 gr of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), 60 gr of Leucas aspera (madame tombé), 60 gr of flowers of Hypericum chinense (mille pertuis) ,60 gr of Quivisia oppositifolia (café marron or monbrun), 60 gr balm of Psiadia glutinosa ( l'île plate), 60 gr of Plectranthus rotundifolius (baume du pérou), 125 gr of Clematis mauritiana (arabic gum), 30 gr of Leonotis nepetifolia (Leonurus d'acca), 70 l H2O, decoction, to reduce 6 l + white sugar, make a syrup. VO. 1 poon regularly
Achyranthes aspera used for the treatment of : H(001) ophthalmia, H(005) dropsy, H(007) diuretic, H(007) depurative, H(013) skin illness, H(038) urogenital diseases, H(100) syphilis, H(113) rheumatism (roots)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe sergent (Creole) , nayebourivievayr (Tamoul)
Acorus calamus L.
Official name : Acorus calamus L.
Family : Acoraceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(055), H(099), H(104), H(183)
Recipes : Acorus calamus used for the treatment of : H(037) catarrh, H(055) emetic, H(099) calming, H(104) stomachic, H(183) sialagogue
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : acore odorant (Creole), vassambou (Tamoul)
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(088), H(158)
Recipes : H(020) sting of the poisonous fish "Laffe la boue" (Sinanceia verrucosa), crush a handful of Adansonia digitata (mapon) + cooking salt. Wrap in banana leaves or palma-christie. Heat on hot ash. Application of the open cross wound. Soak the poultice with alcohol after 24 hours. Repeat until healed
Adansonia digitata is also involved in the treatment of: H(037) hemoptysis, H(051) fever, H(088) astringent, H(158) metrorrhagia
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : baobab, gros mapon, (Creole), anai pouliya, koye (Tamoul)
Adenanthera pavonina L.
Official name : Adenanthera pavonina L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(118), H(155)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism, decoction of 8 gr of barks of Adenanthera pavonina (bois noir rouge), 1 l of wine of Provence, reduce by half. VO. 1 glass 3x / day. + compress soaked by fluid
H(118) herpetic angina and tonsillitis: decoction of 30 gr of barks of Adenanthera pavonina (bois noir (rouge)) , reduction of 3/4, 1 cup, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois noir (rouge) (Creole), anai goundonémi (Tamoul)
Adiantum caudatum L.
Official name : Adiantum caudatum L.
Family : Pteridaceae
Symptoms : H(046), H(125), H(193)
Recipes : Adiantum caudatum used for the treatment of : H(046) measles, H(125) varicella, H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : capillaire (Creole)
Aegle marmelos (L.) Corrêa
Official name : Aegle marmelos (L.) Corrêa
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(034), H(082), H(088), H(099)
Recipes : Aegle marmelos used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhea, H(034) palpitation, H(082) asthma, H(088) astringent (leaves), H(099) hypochondriac
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bael (Creole), vilvon-pazham (Tamoul)
Aeranthus fragrans Rchb. .f
Official name : Aeranthus fragrans Rchb. .f
Family : Orchidaceae
Symptoms : H(008y), H(075), H(082), H(166)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, H(037) catarrhs,H(037) cough, maceration in a bottle of rum 100 gr of leaves of Eleusine indica (poule à piquants), 5 gr of leaves of Aeranthus fragrans (faham), VO. Regulary 1 teaspoon + 1 1 teaspoon of honey
H(037) syrup against the cough, decoction in 1 l. H2O of 12 flowers of Citrus nobilis (mandrinier), 60 gr of barks of Erythrina corallodendron (nourouque), 2 branches of Aeranthus fragrans (faham) + 500 gr of sugar, reduce to syrup. VO. 1 tablespoon
H(157) child convulsion, 125 gr of leaves of raw Mimosa pudica (sensitive), 6 gr of Aeranthus fragrans (fahame), infuse for 8 days in a bottle brandy. VO. Up to 1 year 1/2 teaspoon in 3 of honey. of 1 to 10 years 1 table spoon
Aeranthus fragrans used for the treatment of : H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(082) asthma, H(166) spasm
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : fahame (Creole)
Agati grandiflora (L.) Desv.
Official name : Agati grandiflora (L.) Desv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(003), H(007), H(051)
Recipes : H(003) contusion, cataplasm of boiled leaves of Albizia lebbeck (bois noir) and of leaves Agati grandiflora (agati)
Agati grandiflora used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic , H(051) fever (barks)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : agati (Creole), agatti (Tamoul)
Agatophyllum aromaticum Willd
Official name : Agatophyllum aromaticum Willd
Family : Lauraceae
Symptoms : H(007x), H(139)
Recipes : Agatophyllum aromaticum used for the treatment of : H(007x) carminative, H(139) aphrodisiac
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : ravinsara
Agauria salicifolia (Comm. ex Lam.) Hook.f. ex Oliv.
Official name : Agauria salicifolia (Comm. ex Lam.) Hook.f. ex Oliv.
Family : Ericaceae
Synonyms : Agauria polyphylla Baker
Symptoms : H(007), H(014), H(037), H(100)
Recipes : Agauria salicifolia used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(014) antipsorics, H(037) scabies, H(100) venereal disease
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de rempart ou langavel (Creole)
Agave americana L.
Official name : Agave americana L.
Family : Agavaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(045), H(100)
Recipes : Agave bittericana used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(045) vulnerary (roots), H(100) syphilis
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : aloes gros (Creole), anaik kathalai (Tamoul)
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008y), H(013), H(075)
Recipes : H(013) ulcers, very good ointment against H(004) wounds of bad character, 500gr of each : Ageratum conyzoides (herbe of bouc pounded), Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), Leucas aspera (madame tombé), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), Dodonaea viscosa (bois of reinette), Cleome viscosa (pissat of chien), Ocimum gratissimum (basilic rouge) , extract the juice, all must provide 4 bottles + 250 gr of molten resin of Calophyllum tacamahaca (tamaka), 60 gr oil of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistache) or oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) , of 60 gr of white wax, Mix all add to the end of 60 grams of gasoline turpentine.Put in jars
Ageratum conyzoides used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(007) depurative, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe de bouc (Creole)
Albizia lebbeck (L.) Benth.
Official name : Albizia lebbeck (L.) Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(003), H(088), H(118)
Recipes : H(003) contusion, cataplasm of boiled leaves of Albizia lebbeck (bois noir) and of leaves Agati grandiflora (agati)
H(113) rheumatism + H(003) swelling, maceration in the sun for 6 weeks of 90 gr of roots of Hypericum chinense (millepertuis), 750 gr olive oil + poultice of leaves of Albizia lebbeck (bois noir)
Albizia lebbeck used for the treatment of : H(088) astringent, H(118) anginas
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois noir (Creole)
Aleurites triloba J.R. Forst. & G. Forst.
Official name : Aleurites triloba J.R. Forst. & G. Forst.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : Aleurites triloba used for the treatment of :H(006) drastic purgative
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bancoulier (Creole)
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(007x), H(014), H(050), H(068), H(090), H(103), H(104), H(109), H(130), H(157)
Recipes : Allium sativum used for the treatment of : H(007x) carminative, H(014) irritant, H(050) flatulence, H(068) vermifuge, H(090) heart, H(103) toothache, H(104) stomachic, H(109) sciatica, H(130) hemiplegia, H(157) convulsions
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : ail (Creole), veullay-poundou (Tamoul)
Alternanthera sessilis (L.) R. Br. ex DC.
Official name : Alternanthera sessilis (L.) R. Br. ex DC.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(013)
Recipes : H(013) pruritus children, bain of Alternanthera sessilis (brèdes emballages)
H(116) amenorrhea, decoction of 7 leaves of Alternanthera sessilis (bigayon) with yellow membrane that holds inside the gizzard of a poultry, grind + sugar, VO 1 cup morning and evening
Alternanthera sessilis used for the treatment of : H(002) galactogenic, H(013) blisters small children
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : brède emballage ou bigayon (Creole), pounankanny (Tamoul)
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(006), H(007), H(014), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhea, decoction of 30 gr of roots of Amaranthus spinosus (pariétaire à piquants), 700gr H2O, filter. VO. For small cups for 24 hours. Repeat the treatment until healed
H(104) abdominal pain, H(162y) inflammation of the bladder, applying a poultice of Amaranthus spinosus (pariétaire à piquants) of Solanum nigrum (brède marin)
Amaranthus spinosus is also involved in the treatment of : H(002) galactogenic, H(006) laxative, H(007) diuretic, H(014) eczema
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pariétaire ou brède malabar à piquant (Creole) , mouloctandou (Tamoul)
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(014), H(100), H(193)
Recipes : Amaranthus spinosus used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(014) eczema, H(100) gonorrhea, H(193) emollient as a poultice and enema
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : brède malabar à piquants ou pariétaire (Creole), moulook tandou kirai (Tamoul)
Amomum danielii Hook. f.
Official name : Amomum danielii Hook. f.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(088), H(208)
Recipes : H(001) eyes, instillation of stem juice of Amomum danielli (longouze)
Amomum danielii used for the treatment of : H(008) cholera, H(088) astringent (bark), H(208) aromatic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : langouze ou zéloire du pays (Creole) , manja palon (Tamoul)
Ananas sativus Lindl.
Official name : Ananas sativus Lindl.
Family : Bromeliaceae
Synonyms : Ananas comosus (L.) Merr.
Symptoms : H(007), H(038), H(095x), H(112), H(116), H(179)
Recipes : Ananas comosus used for the treatment of: H(007) diuretic, H(038) cystitis, H(095x) refreshing, H(112) abortive (fruit vert), H(116) emmenagogue, H(179) gravel
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : ananas (Creole), Anas (Taboul)
Andropogon muricatum Retz.
Official name : Andropogon muricatum Retz.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(116), H(125)
Recipes : Andropogon muricatum used for the treatment of: H(091) stimulating, H(116) emmenagogue, H(125) varicella
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : vétyver (Creole) , voetti vayr (Tamoul)
Andropogon schoenanthus L
Official name : Andropogon schoenanthus L
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(099x), H(125)
Recipes : Andropogon schoenanthus used for the treatment of : H(013) rash scalp, H(099x) exciting, H(125) varicella,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : citronelle (Creole) , téppé-pilloui (Tamoul)
Anethum graveolens L.
Official name : Anethum graveolens L.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(051), H(077), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(166)
Recipes : Anethum graveolens used for the treatment of : H(002) galactogenic, H(051) intermittent fevers, H(077) vomiting, H(104) windy colic, H(109) sciatica, H(113) rheumatism, H(166) hiccup
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : aneth sauvage ou Fenouil puant (Creole, saddacouppie (Tamoul)
Anisomeles malabarica R. Br.
Official name : Anisomeles malabarica R. Br.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : Anisomeles malabarica used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(008) child diarrhea, H(037) antitussive, H(051) fevers, H(104) stomachic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : menthe musquée desmalabars (Creole) , pémayretti
Anisum officinale DC.
Official name : Anisum officinale DC.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(007x), H(075), H(099x), H(104)
Recipes : Anisum officinale used for the treatment of : H(007x) carminative, H(075)inappetence, H(099x) exciting, H(104) windy colic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : anis (Creole), perinjiragom (Tamoul
Annona muricata L.
Official name : Annona muricata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(055), H(088), H(166)
Recipes : Annona muricata used for the treatment of : H(051) intermittent fevers (fruit an empty stomach), H(051) fever (leaves), H(055) emetic (seeds), H(088) astringent (green fruits), H(166) spasm (poultice leaves)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : corossol (Creole)
Annona reticulata L.
Official name : Annona reticulata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : Annona reticulata used for the treatment of :H(008) dysentery
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : cœur de bœuf (Creole) , ramasita poullami (Tamoul)
Annona squamosa L.
Official name : Annona squamosa L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(088)
Recipes : Annona squamosa used for the treatment of: H(008) diarrhea, H(008) dysentery, H(088) astringent (buds, bark, root),
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : annone, attier (Creole), ata polom (Tamoul)
Anthistiria ciliata Nees
Official name : Anthistiria ciliata Nees
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(008y), H(088)
Recipes : Anthistiria ciliata used for the treatment of : H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus (tisane), H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe de caen ou esquine (Creole)
Antirrhoea verticillata DC.
Official name : Antirrhoea verticillata DC.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(008y), H(038), H(075), H(088), H(124)
Recipes : Antirrhoea verticillata used for the treatment of : H(004) injury, H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhea, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(038) bladder, H(088) astringent, H(124) bleeding
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois lousteau (Creole)
Aphloia theiformis (Vahl) Benn.
Official name : Aphloia theiformis (Vahl) Benn.
Family : Flacourtiaceae
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : Aphloia theiformis as for H(055) emetic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois fandamane (Creole)
Apium petroselinum L.
Official name : Apium petroselinum L.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(003), H(007), H(020x), H(043), H(051), H(086), H(094), H(103), H(116), H(125), H(144), H(159)
Recipes : H(003) contusion, poultice of roots of Curcuma longa (safran) of Apium petrosaltinum (parsley) + salt
H(053) otitis, juice leaves of Apium petrosaltinum (parsley),introducing into the ear and block the ear canal with a piece of cotton
H(094) painful hemorrhoids, 30 gr of fresh butter, 20 gr of leaves of Apium petrosaltinum (parsley) pounded. Make 10 suppositories
H(144) engorging breast, on the breasts warm poultice of chopped leaves of Apium petrosaltinum (parsley) in hot oil
Apium petrosaltinum is also involved in the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(020x) bee stings, H(043) tetanus, H(051) fevers, H(086) lymphangite, H(103) dentition, H(116) emmenagogue, H(125) varicella, H(159) breast enthroatment,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : persil (Creole)
Areca catechu L.
Official name : Areca catechu L.
Family : Arecaceae
Symptoms : H(088), H(183), H(202)
Recipes : Areca catechu used for the treatment of :H(088) astringent, H(183) sialagogue, H(202) toothpaste
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : aréquier (Creole), paak (Tamoul)
Argemone mexicana f. lanata N. Robson
Official name : Argemone mexicana f. lanata N. Robson
Family : Papaveraceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(007), H(055), H(099), H(100), H(116)
Recipes : Argemone mexicana used for the treatment of : H(001) ophthalmia, H(006) purgative and H(099) sleeping aid (oil), H(007) depurative (milk), H(055) emetic (seeds), H(100) gonorrhea, H(116) amenorrhea,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : chardon du pays (Creole) , brummarakas (Tamoul)
Argyreia speciosa (L. f.) Sweet
Official name : Argyreia speciosa (L. f.) Sweet
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(099), H(113), H(164)
Recipes : Argyreia speciosa used for the treatment of : H(091) tonic, H(099) nerve disease, H(113) rheumatism, H(164) rubefacient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : liane d'argent (Creole) , shamoudira patchai (Tamoul)
Artemisia absinthium L.
Official name : Artemisia absinthium L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(091), H(116)
Recipes : Artemisia absinthium used for the treatment of: H(068) vermifuge,H(091) tonic, H(091) stimulating, H(116) emmenagogue
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : absinthe (Creole)
Artocarpus altilis (Parkinson) Fosberg
Official name : Artocarpus altilis (Parkinson) Fosberg
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(193)
Recipes : Artocarpus incisa used for the treatment of H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : arbre à pain (Creole)
Artocarpus integrifolia L. f.
Official name : Artocarpus integrifolia L. f.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(082), H(104), H(193)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, to made a syrup: decoction of 250 gr of flowers of Moringa pterygosperma (mouroungue), 60 gr of roots of Artocarpus integrifolia (jagquier) (rouge), 1 bottle of honey, 1 bottle of H2O, to reduce and filter, VO. 1 tablespoon several times a day
Artocarpus integrifolia is also involved in the treatment of : H(104) bilious colic (flour of seeds), H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : jagquier (Creole) , pélla marum (Tamoul)
Asparagus racemosus Willd.
Official name : Asparagus racemosus Willd.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : Asparagus racemosus used for the treatment of :H(139) aphrodisiac, H(139) impotence
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : asperge liane (Creole),
Asparagus umbellatus Link
Official name : Asparagus umbellatus Link
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(038), H(075)
Recipes : H(038) urinary tract, decoction 60 gr of roots d' Asparagus umbellatus (asperge des jardins), VO la tisane
Asparagus umbellatus is also involved in the treatment of :H(007) diuretic, H(075) appéritif
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : asperge sauvage (Creole), tanneer vittang (Tamoul)
Aspidium capense Willd.
Official name : Aspidium capense Willd.
Family : Tectariaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008y), H(075), H(088)
Recipes : Aspidium capense used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : fougère du cap (Creole)
Asplenium nidus L.
Official name : Asplenium nidus L.
Family : Aspleniaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008y), H(037), H(075), H(099), H(126)
Recipes : Asplenium nidus used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(037) cough, H(099) calming, H(126) hepatitis
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : langue de bœuf (Creole)
Atropa bella-donna L.
Official name : Atropa bella-donna L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(156), H(210)
Recipes : H(156) whooping cough decoction of 8 gr of leaves and 4 gr of roots of Atropa bella-donna (belladona), 360 gr H20, filter + 250 gr of sugar, make a syrup, VO. 1 teaspoon 2 to 3 x / J
Atropa bella-donna is also involved in the treatment of : H(037) whooping cough, H(210) narcotique (poultice of leaves)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : belladone (Creole)
Atylosia scarabaeoides (L.) Benth.
Official name : Atylosia scarabaeoides (L.) Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(037), H(108)
Recipes : H(013) ulcers, very good ointment against H(004)wounds of bad character, 500gr of each : Ageratum conyzoides (herbe of bouc pounded), Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), Leucas aspera (madame tombé), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), Dodonaea viscosa (bois of reinette), Cleome viscosa (pissat of chien), Ocimum gratissimum (basilic rouge) , extract the juice, all must provide 4 bottles + 250 gr of molten resin of Calophyllum tacamahaca (tamaka), 60 gr oil of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistache) or oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) , of 60 gr of white wax, Mix all add to the end of 60 grams of gasoline turpentine. Put in jars
H(037) bronchitis, pectoral syrup, 500 gr roots of Achyranthes aspera (herbe à sergent), 500 gr of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistaches maronnes), 500 gr of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), 60 gr of Leucas aspera (madame tombé), 60 gr of flowers of Hypericum chinense (mille pertuis) ,60 gr of Quivisia oppositifolia (café marron ou monbrun), 60 gr balm of Psiadia glutinosa ( l'île plate), 60 gr of Plectranthus rotundifolius (baume du pérou), 125 gr of Clematis mauritiana (arabic gum), 30 gr of Leonotis nepetifolia (Leonurus d'acca), 70 l H2O, decoction, to reduce 6 l + white sugar, make a syrup. VO. 1 poon regularly
Atylosia scarabaeoides used for the treatment of : H(037) catarrhs, H(108) rhume
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pistache marronne (Creole)
Averrhoa bilimbi L.
Official name : Averrhoa bilimbi L.
Family : Oxalidaceae
Symptoms : H(196)
Recipes : Averrhoa bilimbi used for the treatment of : H(196) scurvy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bilimbi (Creole), bilimbi poullam (Tamoul)
Averrhoa carambola L.
Official name : Averrhoa carambola L.
Family : Oxalidaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(126), H(196)
Recipes : Averrhoa carambola used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(126) hepatitis, H(196) scurvy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : carambole (Creole), tamartum kaye (Tamoul)
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(004), H(051), H(075)
Recipes : H(051) paludisme, decoction 15' of 60 gr Azadirachta indica (lila sacré), 540 gr H2O, VO. 30 à 90 gr every 2h, reduce the dose for convalescent and add powdered cloves or cinnamon as of H(091) tonic 30 to 60 gr, 2 à 3 x / day
Azadirachta indica used for the treatment of : H(004) wound, H(075)inappetence
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : lilas sacré (Creole) , vaypum marum (Tamoul)
Bambusa arundinacea (Retz.) Willd.
Official name : Bambusa arundinacea (Retz.) Willd.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(007x), H(008), H(068), H(091), H(104), H(108)
Recipes : Bambusa arundinacea used for the treatment of : H(005) dropsy, H(007x) carminative, H(008) dysentery, H(068) anthelmintic, H(091) tonics, H(104) stomachics, H(108) colds (decoction leaves)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bambous (Creole), mouingel (Tamoul)
Barringtonia speciosa J.R. Forst. & G. Forst.
Official name : Barringtonia speciosa J.R. Forst. & G. Forst.
Family : Lecythidaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(093), H(210)
Recipes : Barringtonia speciosa used for the treatment of :H(068) vermifuge, H(093) contrepoison of the poisonous fish " Laffe la boue", H (210) narcotic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bonnet carré (Creole), samoutra poullam (Tamoul)
Betonica officinalis L.
Official name : Betonica officinalis L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(045), H(166)
Recipes : Betonica officinalis used for the treatment of : H(045) vulnerary, H(166) spasm,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : melisse batarde (Creole)
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(088), H(104), H(183)
Recipes : Bidens pilosa used for the treatment of: H(008) diarrhea, H(008) dysentery, H(088) astringent, H(104) stomachic, H(183) sialagogue,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : villebague (Creole)
Bignonia suaveolens Roxb.
Official name : Bignonia suaveolens Roxb.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(038), H(091), H(179)
Recipes : H(038) specific for the ejection of stones in the kidneys, decoction 15' a handful of leaves of Bignonia suaveolens (paroul). VO. Every morning for 4 to 6 weeks and eat 5-6 fruits before meals
Bignonia suaveolens is also involved in the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(091) tonic, H(179) gravel
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : paroul (Creole) , padri vair (Tamoul)
Bixa orellana L.
Official name : Bixa orellana L.
Family : Bixaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(068), H(088), H(116)
Recipes : Bixa orellana used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(051) fevers, H(068) vermifuge, H(088) astringent, H(116) emmenagogue, H(116) amenorrhea,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : roucou (Creole) , couragou mangel virai (Tamoul)
Brassica sinapistrum Boiss.
Official name : Brassica sinapistrum Boiss.
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : H(055), H(113), H(118), H(163), H(164)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism + H(163) gout, seeds of Brassica sinapistrum (mustard) finely pounded+ H2O froide. Rub the affected part
H(118) angina, the patient should be fasting, + of warm water foot bath with seeds of Brassica sinapistrum (mustard) kneaded in H2O + warm poultice of linseed off neck
Brassica sinapistrum used for the treatment of : H(055) in poisonings, H(164) rubefacient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : moutarde (Creole) , kadoughon (Tamoul)
Brehmia spinosa (Lam.) Harv. ex A. DC.
Official name : Brehmia spinosa (Lam.) Harv. ex A. DC.
Family : Loganiaceae
Symptoms : H(210)
Recipes : Brehmia spinosa used for the treatment of : H(210) narcotic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : vuntac (Creole)
Bryophyllum calycinum Salisb.
Official name : Bryophyllum calycinum Salisb.
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(169), H(193)
Recipes : Bryophyllum calycinum H(104) intestinal pain, H(169) strangulated hernia, H(193) emollient (decoction of leaves in bath)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : soudefafe (Creole)
Buddleja madagascariensis Lam.
Official name : Buddleja madagascariensis Lam.
Family : Buddlejaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(082), H(097y)
Recipes : Buddleja madagascariensis used for the treatment of : H(037) antitussive, H(037) cough, H(082) asthma, H(097y) catarrh
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : vigne malgache (Creole)
Bursera obtusifolia Lam.
Official name : Bursera obtusifolia Lam.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(038)
Recipes : Bursera obtusifolia used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic (barks), H(038) urinary tract
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois colophane (bâtard) (Creole)
Caesalpinia bonducella (L.) Fleming
Official name : Caesalpinia bonducella (L.) Fleming
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008y), H(051), H(068), H(091), H(097), H(100), H(116), H(169)
Recipes : H(008y) tambave or athrepsia, decoction in a bowl H2O a small handful of each substance Dracaena ferrea (bois chandelle), Premna serratifolia (bois de sureau), Hydrocotyle asiatica (bévilaqua rouge), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanélie),Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), leaves of Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), leaves of Caesalpinia bonducella (cadoque), Guazuma tomentosa (caca poule), Cyperus sp. (herbe de mare), VO for he child 1 teaspoon 3 x / day, for the mother 1 cup 3 x / day (There are a multitude of remedies for tambave. see the book from p. 100 to 110)
H(097) orchitis, H(169) hernia, 3 tablespoons of the powder of the kernel of Caesalpinia bonducella (cadoque) beat 3 egg yolks or of castor oil, make a poultice on the scrotum
H(100) flow, almonds of 7 seeds of Caesalpinia bonducella (cadoque), pound macerate in a bottle H2O overnight. VO. 1 glass every morning
Caesalpinia bonducella used for the treatment of:: H(051) fever, H(068) vermifuge, H(091) tonic, H(116) emmenagogue (leaves),
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : cadoque (Creole), kalichikai (Tamoul)
Caesalpinia pulcherrima (L.) Sw.
Official name : Caesalpinia pulcherrima (L.) Sw.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(112), H(116)
Recipes : Poinciana pulcherrima used for the treatment of : H(037) bronchitis, H(037) cough, H(051) fevers, H(112), abortion (flowers), H(116) amenorrhea, H(116) emmenagogue (barks),
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : poicillade ou aigrette (Creole) mahile konneypou (Tamoul)
Caesalpinia sappan L.
Official name : Caesalpinia sappan L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(116)
Recipes : Caesalpinia sappan used for the treatment of : H(116) amenorrhea, H(116) emmenagogue
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : sappan (liane) (Creole) , vatangri cottai (Tamoul)
Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Official name : Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cajanus indicus Spreng.
Symptoms : H(003x), H(007), H(020x), H(037), H(038), H(076), H(088), H(124), H(179)
Recipes : H(020x) sting of leech, application of green leaves of Cajanus cajan (ambrevade)
H(038) urinary tract, colic, dried leaves of Cajanus cajan (ambrevade) powdered. VO. 1 pinch in infusion
H(076) aphthae,handful of leaves pounded of Cajanus cajan (ambrevade) + honey, rinse mouth, rub the affected part + purge
Cajanus indicus used for the treatment of: H(003x) resolvent (flour), H(007) powerful diuretic, H(037) antitussive, H(088) astringent, H(124) hemorrhage, H(179) gravel
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : ambrevade (Creole), thowvaray (Tamoul)
Calendula officinalis L.
Official name : Calendula officinalis L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(051), H(116), H(126), H(166)
Recipes : Calendula officinalis used for the treatment of : H(013) exanthematous pustulosis, H(051) fevers, H(116) emmenagogue, H(116) amenorrhea, H(126) jaundice, H(166) spasm
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : souci (Creole)
Calliopus tinctoria
Official name : Calliopus tinctoria
Family : non signalisé
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : Calliopus tinctoria used for the treatment of : H(037) hemoptysis, H(037) spitting blood (leaves)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : margueritte (Creole)
Calophyllum inophyllum Lam.
Official name : Calophyllum inophyllum Lam.
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(013), H(037), H(045)
Recipes : Calophyllum inophyllum used for the treatment of : H(001) yeux (leaves), H(013) ulcers, H(037) scabies (oil of seeds), H(045) vulnerarysand pectorles, (resin)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois tatamaka (Creole), pounay maron (Tamoul)
Calophyllum tacamahaca Willd.
Official name : Calophyllum tacamahaca Willd.
Family : Calophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(003x), H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(013) ulcers, application of resinous juice of Calophyllum tacamahaca (tatamaka)
H(013) ulcers, very good ointment against H(004)wounds of bad character, 500gr of each : Ageratum conyzoides (herbe of bouc pounded), Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), Leucas aspera (madame tombé), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), Dodonaea viscosa (bois of reinette), Cleome viscosa (pissat of chien), Ocimum gratissimum (basilic rouge) , extract the juice, all must provide 4 bottles + 250 gr of molten resin of Calophyllum tacamahaca (tamaka), 60 gr oil of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistache) or oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) , of 60 gr of white wax, Mix all add to the end of 60 grams of gasoline turpentine. Put in jars
Calophyllum tacamahaca used for the treatment of : H(001) eye disease, H(003x) resolvent, H(013) ulcer (resin), H(014) scabies
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : tatamaka (Creole) , pounnay virai (Tamoul)
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(051), H(068), H(099), H(113), H(166), H(172), H(173)
Recipes : Asclepias gigantea used for the treatment of : H(006) purgative, H(008) acute dysentery, H(051) fevers, H(068) vermifuge, H(099) epilepsy, H(113) rheumatism, H(166) spasm, H(172) elephantiasis, H(173) leprosy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : madare (mercure végétal) (Creole) , yerucoum maron (Tamoul)
Canarium colophania Baker
Official name : Canarium colophania Baker
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : Canarium colophania used for the treatment of : H(013) ulcers in plaster of resin
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois colophane (Creole)
Canna indica L.
Official name : Canna indica L.
Family : Cannaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(099), H(222)
Recipes : Cannabis indica used for the treatment of : H(091) stimulating, H(099) sedative, H(222) inebriant
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : chanvre indien (Creole) , ganja (Tamoul)
Cannabis indica Lam.
Official name : Cannabis indica Lam.
Family : Cannabaceae
Symptoms : H(201), H(210)
Recipes : Cannabis indica used for the treatment of H(067) hallucinogenic, H(201) neurosis, H(210) narcotic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : gandia (Creole), gandja (Tamoul)
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(104), H(099), H(222)
Recipes : H(099) delirium tremens, powder of Capsicum annum, 2 gr toutes les heures during 24 h
Capsicum annuum is also involved in the treatment of : H(104) stomachic, H(222) delirium tremens
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : piment (gros) (Creole)
Capsicum fastigiatum Blume
Official name : Capsicum fastigiatum Blume
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(013), H(094), H(104), H(118), H(124), H(135), H(164), H(183)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, VO. With food from Capsicum fastigiatum (small green pepper)
Capsicum fastigiatum is also involved in the treatment of : H(006) laxative, H(013) abscess (poultice), H(094) hemorrhoids, H(104) stomachic, H(118) anginas (gargle leaves), H(124) hemorrhage (fruits), H(135) digestive, H(164) repellent, H(183) sialagogue
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : piment martin (petit) (Creole), moulagaye (Tamoul)
Cardiospermum halicacabum L.
Official name : Cardiospermum halicacabum L.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(007), H(013), H(055), H(068), H(091), H(094), H(100), H(102), H(104), H(113), H(116), H(164)
Recipes : H(091) strengthening child and old man, 4 gr roots of Cardiospermum halicacabum (pocpoc sauvage), of this decoction mix 90 gr with 90 gr milk + 30 gr of clarified butter, VO.
Cardiospermum halicacabum used for the treatment of : H(006) laxative, H(007) diuretic (plant), H(013) erysipèle, H(055) emetic (roots), H(068) vermifuge, H(094) hemorrhoids, H(100) gonorrhea, H(102) cholagogue, H(104) stomachic, H(113) rheumatism, H(116) amenorrhea, H(164) rubefacient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : poc-poc, filaute , cœur des indes (Creole) , monda cottan
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(015), H(068), H(085), H(126), H(127), H(135), H(161)
Recipes : H(015) hematuria,decoction of male root of Carica papaya (papayer mâle) cut into pieces in a cup H20, VO. Herbal tea
H(068) vermifuge, milk of Carica papaya (papayer) with an equal volume of honey + H2O VO. After 30' VO. some castor oil + juice of Citrus medica
H(126) splenitis (liver congestion), H(127) splenitis,une teaspoon of milk of Carica papaya (papayer) + its weight of sugar. VO. 1/3 morning, noon and night for 20 to 25 days
Carica papaya used for the treatment of : H(014) eczema, H(085) diphtheria, H(135) digestive, H(161) calluses
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : papayer (Creole) , pappli kaye (Tamoul)
Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Carissa xylopicron Thouars , Carissa pubescens A. DC. , Carissa spinarum L.
Symptoms : H(007), H(051), H(068), H(091), H(100), H(104), H(179)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhea and "fleurs blanches", infusion of 30 gr bark into smaller pieces of Carissa edulis (bois bitter) in a large cup H2O for 5'. VO. 2 cups a day
Carissa xylopicron = Carissa edulis is also involved in the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(051) fever, H(068) vermifuge, H(091) tonic, H(104) gastralgia, H(179) nephritis
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois amer ou calac (Creole)
Carthamnus tinctorius L.
Official name : Carthamnus tinctorius L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(091), H(116), H(126)
Recipes : H(008) cholera, 60 gr of Eupatorium ayapana (ayapana), 30 gr of roots of Zingiber officinale (gingembre), 60 gr of Carthamnus tinctorius (safran), infuse in H2O + brandy. VO; 1 drink regularly
Carthamnus tinctorius is also involved in the treatment of :H(091) stimulating and H(116) emmenagogue (flowers),H(116) amenorrhea, H(126) jaundice (seeds)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : carthame ou safran bâtard (Creole), sendourkum (Tamoul)
Caryophyllus aromaticus L.
Official name : Caryophyllus aromaticus L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(007x), H(091), H(099x), H(104)
Recipes : Caryophyllus aromaticus used for the treatment of : H(007x) carminative, H(091) tonic, H(099x) exciting, H(104) stomachic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : giroflier (Creole), kramboupou (Tamoul)
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(006), H(007), H(008y), H(013), H(014), H(068), H(075), H(182)
Recipes : H(007) depurative syrup, 120 gr of each the following plants: Phyllanthus niruri (white curanellie), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanellie rouge), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), roots of Smilax anceps (salsepareille), Oxalis repens (petit trèfle), Davallia tenuifolia (petite fougère), leaves of Cassia alata (catepen), Embelia micrantha (liane poilly), leaves and stems and roots of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), pound all, 2 decoctions + 12 kg of sugar, well cooked in syrup of to get 12 bottles. Dose: 2 tablespoons / day. to repeat the treatment
H(014) eczema, H(014) psoriasis, hot bath with handles of leaves of Hydrocotyle asiatica (bevilaqua) of Cassia alata (catepen), Pittosporum senacia (bois of cerf), of Premna serratifolia (bois de sureau), of Guazuma tomentosa (cacapoule). Out of the bath bored with oil of catepan
H(014) eczema, H(014) psoriasis, syrup made of 125 gr leaves of Cassia alata (catepen) macerated in rum (24h), decoction of leaves + rhum + 3 kgr white sugar, flavoring with Pittosporum senacia (faham), vanilla and cinnamon, VO. 1 spoon 3 x / day
H(182) herpes circinatus, 100 leaves of Cassia alata (dartier) + 450 gr diluted with acetic acid 2/3 H2O, maceration during 12 days, filter, evaporate to obtain 22 gr. Spread over dry patches
Cassia alata is also involved in the treatment of : H(006) purgative, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(013) dry patches, H(068) vermifuge (seeds),
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : catépen ou dartier (Creole), seirmé-agahti (Tamoul)
Cassia fistula L.
Official name : Cassia fistula L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : Cassia fistula used for the treatment of : H(006) constipation, H(006) sweet purgative
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : caneficier ou cassier (Creole), sarrakonnekaye (Tamoul)
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphilis, 500 gr Fumaria muralis (fumeterre vert), 500 gr Smilax anceps (salsepareille) pounded, 250 gr of Senna occidentalis (cassepuante) finely chop, 125 gr Senecio ambavilla (ambaville), 125 gr Stadmannia sideroxylon (bois of fer), mix well and dry in the shade. Decoction every day in a pinch in 2 cups. VO. 1 morning and evening
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : cassepuante (Creole)
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(003x), H(005), H(006), H(051), H(082), H(099), H(100), H(113), H(125), H(126)
Recipes : H(007) depurative syrup, 120 gr of each the following plants: Phyllanthus niruri (white curanellie), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanellie rouge), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), roots of Smilax anceps (salsepareille), Oxalis repens (petit trèfle), Davallia tenuifolia (petite fougère), leaves of Cassia alata (catepen), Embelia micrantha (liane poilly), leaves and stems and roots of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), pound all, 2 decoctions + 12 kg of sugar, well cooked in syrup of to get 12 bottles. Dose: 2 tablespoons / day. to repeat the treatment
H(008y) tambave or athrepsia, decoction in a bowl H2O a small handful of each substance Dracaena ferrea (bois chandelle), Premna serratifolia (bois de sureau), Hydrocotyle asiatica (bévilaqua rouge), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanélie),Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), leaves of Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), leaves of Caesalpinia bonducella (cadoque), Guazuma tomentosa (caca poule), Cyperus sp. (herbe de mare), VO for he child 1 teaspoon 3 x / day, for the mother 1 cup 3 x / day
H(008y) tambave or athrepsia, 30 gr of Phymatodes scolopendria (patte of lézard), 12 gr of Oryza sativa ( riz créole) in powder, 8 gr of Cassia occidentalis (cassepuant), 8 gr of Dracaena ferrea (bois chandelle). Pound all in fine powder and cold maturation in a bottle H2O, 3 teaspooninfant and a large glass for nurse (There are a multitude of remedies for tambave. (See the book of p. 100-110))
H(013) ulcers, very good ointment against H(004) wounds of bad character, 500gr of each : Ageratum conyzoides (herbe of bouc pounded), Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), Leucas aspera (madame tombé), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), Dodonaea viscosa (bois of reinette), Cleome viscosa (pissat of chien), Ocimum gratissimum (basilic rouge) , extract the juice, all must provide 4 bottles + 250 gr of molten resin of Calophyllum tacamahaca (tamaka), 60 gr oil of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistache) or oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) , of 60 gr of white wax, Mix all add to the end of 60 grams of gasoline turpentine. Put in jars
H(014) itching of the skin, 30 gr of seeds of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante) + 1 cup coco oils nucifera (coco). Crush the seeds and rub
H(014) itching of the skin, 30 gr of seeds of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante) + 1 cup coco oil. Crush the seeds and rub
H(037) bronchitis, pectoral syrup, 500 gr roots of Achyranthes aspera (herbe à sergent), 500 gr of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistaches maronnes), 500 gr of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), 60 gr of Leucas aspera (madame tombé), 60 gr of flowers of Hypericum chinense (mille pertuis) ,60 gr of Quivisia oppositifolia (café marron ou monbrun), 60 gr balm of Psiadia glutinosa ( l'île plate), 60 gr of Plectranthus rotundifolius (baume du pérou), 125 gr of Clematis mauritiana (arabic gum), 30 gr of Leonotis nepetifolia (Leonurus d'acca), 70 l H2O, decoction, to reduce 6 l + white sugar, make a syrup. VO. 1 poon regularly
H(051) paludisme, decoction, 30 gr Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante) (seeds ou leaves), 250 gr.H2O to reduce 1/2 glass, VO. Lukewarm
H(068) verminous affections, 125 gr flowers and summits of Senecio ambavilla (ambaville) of 500 gr of Fumaria muralis (fumeterre vert) of 500gr of Smilax anceps (croc of chien) pounded of 250 gr of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante) of 125 gr of bark of the root of Stadmannia sideroxylon (bois of fer). Ambaville and casse puante fine-cut. Dry everything in the shade. VO decoction of a pinch in 2 cups morning and evening. Taking aloe morning by lying
H(082) asthma and H(037) bronchitis, 250 gr of powder of gaines of Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante) torréfiées. 1 teaspoon of powder in one cup H2O bouillante. 1 cup tous les matins
Cassia occidentalis used for the treatment of : H(003x) resolvent, H(005) dropsy, H(006) laxative (leaves), H(051) fevers paludéennes, H(082) astme, H(099) hystery, H(100) gonorrhea, H(113) legs inflammation, H(125) sudorific, H(126) hepatitis
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : casse puante ou souvereine ou indigo sauvage (Creole), pounaverai (Tamoul)
Cassia tora L.
Official name : Cassia tora L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia obtusifolia L. , Senna obtusifolia (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(013), H(051), H(099)
Recipes : Cassia tora used for the treatment of : H(013) dry patches, H(051) fevers, H(075) aperitif, H(099) hystery
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : casse puante petite espèce (Creole), tagarey-elley (Tamoul)
Cassytha filiformis L.
Official name : Cassytha filiformis L.
Family : Lauraceae
Synonyms : Cassytha guineensis Schum. & Thonn.
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(008y), H(013), H(088)
Recipes : H(014) ringworm, wash the head with a strong decoction of Cassytha filiformis (liane sans fin)
Cassytha filiformis is also involved in the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(008) dysentery, H(091) rickets, H(013) skin illness, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : liane sans fin (Creole) , coitan elly (Tamoul)
Casuarina equisetifolia L.
Official name : Casuarina equisetifolia L.
Family : Casuarinaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : Casuarina equisetifolia used for the treatment of :H(008) diarrhea, H(008) dysentery, H(088) astringent (bark)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : filao (Creole), shavoukou pattey (Tamoul)
Celosia cristata L.
Official name : Celosia cristata L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(013)
Recipes : Celosia cristata used for the treatment of : H(001) eye disease, H(013) prurit
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : crète de coq ou passe velours (Creole) , conmatti pannay keeray (Tamoul)
Cenchrus echinatus L.
Official name : Cenchrus echinatus L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : Cenchrus echinatus used for the treatment of : H(037) cough
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe cateaux (Creole)
Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Official name : Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Synonyms : Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants
Symptoms : H(068), H(099), H(104), H(112), H(125), H(166)
Recipes : H(068) vermifuge, H(099) chorea, H(104) stomachic, H(112) abortive, H(125) varicella, H(166) spasm
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : ambroisine, herbe pipi-botryx (Creole)
Cichorium intybus L.
Official name : Cichorium intybus L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(007)
Recipes : Cichorium intybus used for the treatment of : H(006) laxative, H(007) depurative
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : chicorée sauvage (Creole)
Cinchona officinalis L.
Official name : Cinchona officinalis L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(091)
Recipes : Cinchona officinalis used for the treatment of : H(051) fevers, H(091) tonic, bitter
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : quinquina officinal , shourrap pattai
Cinnamomum zeylanicum Blume
Official name : Cinnamomum zeylanicum Blume
Family : Lauraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(113), H(162)
Recipes : H(008) chronic diarrhea, decoction of 15', 60 gr of Punica granatum (grenade) barks, 2 gr of Cinnamomum zeylanicum (canelle), 400 gr H2O, VO 45 gr 2 to 3 x / day If diarrhea persists add 5 gouts of laudanum
Cinnamomum zeylanicum used for the treatment of : H(113) rheumatism (bath of leaves), H(162) urinary retention (decoction of leaves)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : canellier (Creole), lavangappattai (Tamoul)
Cissampelos pareira L.T
Official name : Cissampelos pareira L.T
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(037), H(038), H(055), H(075), H(179)
Recipes : Cissampelos pareira used for the treatment of : H(006) purgative and H(055) emetic (roots), H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(037) anti pleuritic (stem), H(038) lithontriptique, H(179) gravel
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pareira brava (Creole) , poui poui noushti (Tamoul)
Cissampelos pareira L.T
Official name : Cissampelos pareira L.T
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : Vb(092) poison for ruminants, leaves of Cissampelos pareira
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pareira brava (Creole) , poui poui noushti (Tamoul)
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : H(003), H(007), H(135)
Recipes : Cissus quadrangularis used for the treatment of : H(003) contusion, H(007) depurative, H(135) indigestion
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : vanille du Dr Burke (Creole)
Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
Official name : Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Cucumis colocynthis L. , Colocynthis vulgaris Schrad.
Symptoms : H(006), H(126)
Recipes : Cucumis colocynthis used for the treatment of : H(006) constipation, H(006) drastic purgative, H(126) hepatitis
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : coloquinte (Creole) , peycoumoutikaîyei (Tamoul)
Citrus ×aurantium L.
Official name : Citrus ×aurantium L.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck , Citrus paradisi Macfad
Symptoms : H(037), H(091), H(099), H(166)
Recipes : Citrus ×aurantium used for the treatment of : H(037) cough convulsive, H(091) stimulating, H(099) epilepsy, H(166) spasm
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : oranger (Creole) , narten (Tamoul)
Citrus ×limonia (L.) Osbeck
Official name : Citrus ×limonia (L.) Osbeck
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(166)
Recipes : Citrus vangasy used for the treatment of : H(166) spasm
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : vangasaille (Creole)
Citrus bergamia Risso & Poit.
Official name : Citrus bergamia Risso & Poit.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(166)
Recipes : Citrus bergamia used for the treatment of : H(166) spasm
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bergamotier (Creole) eloumick champazham (Tamoul)
Citrus bigaradia Loisel.
Official name : Citrus bigaradia Loisel.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(166), H(201)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, 30gr of the soft part of Polytrichum commune (bracken fern), 30 leaves of Citrus bigaradia (bigardier), infusion in 4 cups, sugar, + 1 spoon H2O of orange flowers, (Citrus ×aurantium) VO. 3 cups / day. After 20 days double the dose
Citrus bigaradia is also involved in the treatment of : H(166) spasm, H(201) neurosiss
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bigaradier (Creole)
Citrus decumana (L.) L.
Official name : Citrus decumana (L.) L.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(166)
Recipes : Citrus decumana used for the treatment of : H(091) stimulating, H(166) spasm
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pamplemousse (Creole) , poumlimas poullom (Tamoul)
Citrus hystrix H. Perrier
Official name : Citrus hystrix H. Perrier
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(075x)
Recipes : H(075x),Citrus hystrix incites to promote temperance, ONS., RNS.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : combava (Creole)
Citrus medica L.
Official name : Citrus medica L.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(055), H(068), H(077), H(121), H(113)
Recipes : H(037) pulmonary consumption, infusion of 125 gr of seeds of Linum usitatissimum (lin) in 1 l H2O during 2 h, sieved, let cool in jelly juice add 1 juice of Citrus medica (citron) VO. 1 cup per day
H(055) in poisoning sfrom Jatropha curcas (pignon d'Inde), VO. 1 glass of juice of Citrus medica (citron), to repeat
H(068) vermifuge, milk of Carica papaya (papayer) with an equal volume of honey + H2O VO. After 30' VO. some castor oil + juice of Citrus medica (citron)
H(077) antiemetic, a handful of flowers of seeds pounded of Citrus medica (citron) . Infuse in 90 gr H2O. filter. VO. tablespoon sometimes
H(113) acute rheumatism, 120 gr of juice of Citrus medica (citron) + sugar 1 spoon per day. Raising the dose gradually to 200 gr
Citrus medica is also involved in the treatment of : H(121) refreshing
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : limonier (Creole) , eli micham (Tamoul)
Citrus medica L.
Official name : Citrus medica L.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(085), H(113)
Recipes : Citrus medica is involved in the treatment of : H(051) fevers, H(085) diphtheria, H(113) rheumatism
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : citronnier (Creole) ,elimitchum pullumi (Tamoul)
Citrus nobilis Andrews
Official name : Citrus nobilis Andrews
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(095x)
Recipes : H(037) syrup against the cough, decoction in 1 l. H2O of 12 flowers of Citrus nobilis (mandrinier), 60 gr of barks of Erythrina corallodendron (nourouque), 2 branches of Aeranthus fragrans (faham) + 500 gr of sugar, reduce to syrup. VO. 1 tablespoon
Citrus nobilis is also involved in the treatment of : H(095x) refreshing,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : mandarinier (Creole)
Clematis mauritiana Lam.
Official name : Clematis mauritiana Lam.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(113), H(164)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, pectoral syrup, 500 gr roots of Achyranthes aspera (herbe à sergent), 500 gr of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistaches maronnes), 500 gr of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), 60 gr of Leucas aspera (madame tombé), 60 gr of flowers of Hypericum chinense (mille pertuis) ,60 gr of Quivisia oppositifolia (café marron ou monbrun), 60 gr balm of Psiadia glutinosa ( l'île plate), 60 gr of Plectranthus rotundifolius (baume du pérou), 125 gr of Clematis mauritiana (arabic gum), 30 gr of Leonotis nepetifolia (Leonurus d'acca), 70 l H2O, decoction, to reduce 6 l + white sugar, make a syrup. VO. 1 poon regularly
Clematis mauritiana used for the treatment of : H(037) consumption, H(113) rheumatism, H(164) rubefacient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : vigne vierge ou arabique (Creole)
Cleome viscosa L.
Official name : Cleome viscosa L.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(053), H(068), H(164), H(166)
Recipes : H(013) ulcers, very good ointment against H(004) wounds of bad character, 500gr of each : Ageratum conyzoides (herbe of bouc pounded), Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), Leucas aspera (madame tombé), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), Dodonaea viscosa (bois of reinette), Cleome viscosa (pissat of chien), Ocimum gratissimum (basilic rouge) , extract the juice, all must provide 4 bottles + 250 gr of molten resin of Calophyllum tacamahaca (tamaka), 60 gr oil of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistache) or oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) , of 60 gr of white wax, Mix all add to the end of 60 grams of gasoline turpentine. Put in jars
Polanisia viscosa = Cleome viscosa used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(053) otitis, H(068) anthelmintic, H(164) rubefacient, H(166) spasm
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : cléomé visqueuse ou brède caya ou pissat du chien (Creole) , nayevayleii (Tamoul)
Clerodendrum heterophyllum (Poir.) R. Br.
Official name : Clerodendrum heterophyllum (Poir.) R. Br.
Family : Labiatee
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(100)
Recipes : Clerodendrum heterophyllum used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(051) fevers, H(100) venereal diseases
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois cabris ou chenilles (Creole)
Clitoria ternatea L.
Official name : Clitoria ternatea L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(006), H(007), H(051)
Recipes : Clitoria ternatea used for the treatment of : H(005) dropsy, H(006) laxative, H(007) diuretic, H(051) fevers
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : liane ternate ou madame (Creole) , karkakurtau (Tamoul)
Cnestis glabra Lam.
Official name : Cnestis glabra Lam.
Family : Connaraceae
Symptoms : H(166)
Recipes : Citrus bergamia used for the treatment of : H(166) spasm
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bergamotier (Creole) eloumick champazham (Tamoul)
Cocculus palmatus DC.
Official name : Cocculus palmatus DC.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(075), H(091), H(104)
Recipes : Cocculus palmatus used for the treatment of : H(008) diarrhea, H(075)inappetence, H(091) tonic, H(104) stomachic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : colombo (Creole)
Cocos nucifera L.
Official name : Cocos nucifera L.
Family : Arecaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(013), H(041), H(068), H(082), H(091), H(100), H(103), H(126), H(196)
Recipes : H(013) ulcers graves, H(041) gangrène, poultice of wrinkled leaves of Euphorbia pilulifera (jean robert) steamed with oil of Cocos nucifera (coco)
H(082) asthma, decoction of the whole plant of Euphorbia pilulifera (Jean Robert) dried in the shade, reduction of 1,5 l à 1 l + 30 gr of rhum, VO. 1 small glass 3X / day
H(068) tapeworm, pound 350 gr almond of Cocos nucifera (coco) retaining the brown skin + lait. VO. Dough on an empty stomach . 3 hours after VO. + castor oil
H(103) toothache,burn the dry shell of Cocos nucifera, put this burned shell in a covered bowl, oil will form. Soak a piece of cotton which will be put in the tooth. Very effective
H(013) dry patchess, same procedure as for toothache
H(111) burning cold application, application of ash of coconut + oil, make a dressing
H(113) rheumatism, wrinkled leaves of 90 gr of Hura crepitans, 1 cup of boiling oil of Cocos nucifera (coco). Let macerate. Rubbed on painful areas
Cocos nucifera is also involved in the treatment of : H(007) diuretic (roots), H(008) diarrhea, H(068) tapeworm (almond), H(091) tonic (brou), H(100) gonorrhea, H(103) toothache (shell), H(126) chronic hepatitis, H(196) scurvy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : cocotier (Creole) , taynay marum (Tamoul)
Coffea arabica L.
Official name : Coffea arabica L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(007), H(156), H(162), H(166)
Recipes : Coffea arabica used for the treatment of : H(051) fevers, H(007) diuretic, H(091) stimulating brain, H(156) whooping cough, H(162) dysuria, H(166) spasm,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : caféyer (Creole), copi-cotay (Tamoul)
Coix lacryma-jobi L.
Official name : Coix lacryma-jobi L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(088)
Recipes : Coix lacryma-job used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(008) dysentery (roots), H(088) astringent (seeds)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe collier cypaye (Creole)
Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
Official name : Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
Family : Araceae
Synonyms : Colocasia antiquorum Schott & Endl.
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124) hemorrhage by injury, expressed juice of petiole of Colocasia antiquorum. Local application
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : songe à large feuilles (Creole)
Commelina benghalensis L.
Official name : Commelina benghalensis L.
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(008y), H(015), H(075), H(088), H(095x)
Recipes : Commelina benghalensis used for the treatment of : H(008) diarrhea (tisane), H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(015) hematuria, H(088) astringent, H(095x) refreshing
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe cocho (Creole) , kannan kojaipillon (Tamoul)
Coriandrum sativum L.
Official name : Coriandrum sativum L.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(038), H(050), H(104), H(104), H(166)
Recipes : Coriandrum sativum used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(007x) carminative, H(038) bladder, H(050) flatulence, H(104) dyspepsia, H(104) stomachic, H(166) spasm intestins
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : coriandre (Creole) , couttoumilli (Tamoul)
Crescentia cujete L.
Official name : Crescentia cujete L.
Family : Bignonaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : Crescentia cujete used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(037) bronchitis, H(037) antitussive, H(037) spitting blood
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : calebassier d'Amérique (Creole)
Crinum asiaticum L.
Official name : Crinum asiaticum L.
Family : Amaryllidaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(053), H(193)
Recipes : Crinum asiaticum used for the treatment of : H(013) anthrax (poultice), H(014) panaris (maturatif), H(053) otitis, H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : lis blanc (Creole) , veshei mounghie elley (Tamoul)
Crotalaria verrucosa L.
Official name : Crotalaria verrucosa L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(037), H(075), H(183x)
Recipes : Crotalaria verrucosa used for the treatment of : H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(014) antipsoric, H(014) impetigo, H(037) scabies, H(183x) against salivation (suc)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : casse-cavelle (bleu) (Creole), pittandali cottai (Tamoul)
Croton sebiferum L
Official name : Croton sebiferum L
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : Croton sebiferum used for the treatment of: H(013) dry patches
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : suifier (Creole)
Croton tiglium L.
Official name : Croton tiglium L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(164)
Recipes : Croton tiglium used for the treatment of : H(006) drastic purgative, H(164) rubefacient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : croton tiglium (Creole)
Cucurbita pepo L.
Official name : Cucurbita pepo L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(068), H(193)
Recipes : H(068) tapeworm, 125 gr of seeds of Cucurbita pepo (giraumon) pounded with du sugar + H2O. Faire one émulsion. VO. En 4 doses à 1/2 heure d'intervalle. Finir with un purgative
Cucurbita pepo is also involved in the treatment of : H(013) erysipèle, H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : giraumon (Creole), poussinikaye ou parengikaye (Tamoul)
Cuminum cyminum L.
Official name : Cuminum cyminum L.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(088), H(104)
Recipes : Cuminum cyminum used for the treatment of : H(008) diarrhea, H(088) astringent, H(104) dyspepsia, H(104) stomachic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : cumin (Creole) , siragam (Tamoul)
Cupania venulosa DC.
Official name : Cupania venulosa DC.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(088), H(118)
Recipes : Cupania venulosa used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(088) astringent, H(118) angina en gargle
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de gaulette (Creole)
Curculigo seychellensis Bojer ex Baker
Official name : Curculigo seychellensis Bojer ex Baker
Family : Hypoxidaceae
Symptoms : H(094), H(139), H(201)
Recipes : Curculigo seychellensis used for the treatment of : H(094) hemorrhoids, H(139) impotence, H(201) débilité
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : coco marron (Creole) , nélépannay kalangi (Tamoul)
Curcuma longa L.
Official name : Curcuma longa L.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(003), H(007x), H(037), H(103), H(108), H(116)
Recipes : H(003) contusion, poultice of roots of Curcuma longa (safran) of Apium petrosaltinum (parsley) + salt
H(037) catarrhs opiniatres, 1 table spoon du suc of Curcuma longa (safran vert), 1 cup of milk, 1 table spoon of rhum, VO tous les matins
H(037) consumption with spitting blood, 1 table spoon of Curcuma longa (safran) dans1 l H2O. VO. For small cups during les crachements.
H(103) primary teeth, syrup made of 5 gr of suc of Tamarindus indica (tamarin) frais, 3 gr infusion of Curcuma longa (safran), 15 gr of green honey, 15 gouts of tincture of vanilla. Friction on the gums
H(108) influenza (p 26) maceration of 1500 gr of leaves of baume of Psiadia glutinosa ( l' île plate) in 1 liter of wine spirit + maceration of 1000 gr of Curcuma longa (safran vert) grated in 1 liter of wine spirit + maceration of 1000 gr of flowers of Poinciana pulcherrima (poincillades) yellow and red in 1 liter of wine spirit. Faire un mélange des sirops of l'île plate 25 gr) of safran vert (10 gr) of Poincilllades (10 gr). one spoon sometimes
H(116) amenorrhea, 1 cup of decoction of Polygonum poiretii (persicaire) and a tablespoon of juice of Curcuma longa (safran vert)
Curcuma longa is also involved in the treatment of: H(001) ophthalmia (decoction), H(007x) carminative, H(116) emmenagogue
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : safran (Creole) , manjel (Tamoul)
Cuscuta epithymum (L.) L.
Official name : Cuscuta epithymum (L.) L.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(075), H(163)
Recipes : Cuscuta epithymum used for the treatment of: H(007) diuretic, H(075) aperitif, H(163) gout
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : cuscute (Creole)
Cyathea excelsa Sw.
Official name : Cyathea excelsa Sw.
Family : Cyatheaceae
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : Cyathea excelsa used for the treatment of: H(099) epilepsy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : ougère (arbre) ou fandia (Creole)
Cydonia vulgaris Pers.
Official name : Cydonia vulgaris Pers.
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(193)
Recipes : Cydonia vulgaris used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(193) emollient (seeds)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : coings (Creole)
Cynara scolymus L.
Official name : Cynara scolymus L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(051), H(075), H(113), H(198)
Recipes : H(007) diuretic (roots), H(051) fevers, H(075) aperitif, H(113) rheumatism (leaves), H(198) chute of cheveux (suc of la plante),
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : artichaut (Creole)
Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Official name : Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(113), H(193)
Recipes : Cynodon dactylon used for the treatment of : H(113) inflammations, H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : chiendent (Creole)
Cyperus rotundus L.
Official name : Cyperus rotundus L.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(088), H(104), H(125)
Recipes : Cyperus rotundus used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(051) fevers, H(088) astringent, H(104) stomachic, H(125) varicella
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe à oignons (Creole) , korai pillou (Tamoul)
Cyperus sp.
Official name : Cyperus sp.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : H(008y), H(075)
Recipes : H(008y) tambave or athrepsia, decoction in a bowl H2O a small handful of each substance Dracaena ferrea (bois chandelle), Premna serratifolia (bois de sureau), Hydrocotyle asiatica (bévilaqua rouge), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanélie),Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), leaves of Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), leaves of Caesalpinia bonducella (cadoque), Guazuma tomentosa (caca poule), Cyperus sp. (herbe de mare), VO for he child 1 teaspoon 3 x / day, for the mother 1 cup 3 x / day (There are a multitude of remedies for tambave. see the book from p. 100 à 110)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe de la mare (Creole) , korai pillou (Tamoul)
Danais fragrans (Comm. ex Lam.) Pers.
Official name : Danais fragrans (Comm. ex Lam.) Pers.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(051), H(091)
Recipes : Danais fragrans used for the treatment of : H(013) dry patches, H(013) ulcers, H(051) fevers, H(091) tonic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : liane bois jaune ou de bœuf (Creole)
Datura metel L.
Official name : Datura metel L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Datura alba Nees , Datura fastuosa L.
Symptoms : H(008), H(039), H(051), H(053), H(098), H(099), H(113), H(115), H(210)
Recipes : H(039) lice, decoction of 100 gr of leaves pounded of Datura alba (leaves du diable) + 200 gr d'hule of Sesamum indicum (gingel)i, filter, local application
H(053) otitis with phlegmon, decoction of seeds of Datura alba (datura) + olive oil, imbibe a piece of cotton, Introduire in l'oreille
H(082) asthma and neuralgic pains, roots of Datura alba (datura ou leaves du diable) séchées à l'ombre and réduite en filasse, fumer avant la crise 1,5 gr and aspirer in les bronches
H(113) rheumatism, poultice of Datura alba (datura)
H(113) rheumatism liminent, infusion Lukewarm in one cup oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) of 30 gr of seeds pounded of Datura alba (datura)
Datura alba is also involved in the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhea (bark astringente), H(051), H(098) cauchemars, terreurs nocturnes, H(099) calming, H(115) névralgies, H(210) narcotic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : stramonium ou datura ou feuilles du diable (Creole) , oumatten (Tamoul)
Datura stramonium L.
Official name : Datura stramonium L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(078), H(043), H(113), H(210)
Recipes : H(078) tumeur douloureuse, cancer, H(113) rheumatism, poultice of wrinkled leaves of Datura stramonium , with farine of riz
H(043) tetanus, 20 à 30 gouts of teinture of datura in a little H2O sugared, 3 à 4 x / day. appliquer des leaves of datura sur les injurys. Teinture of Datura, maceration of 75 gr of gaines of Datura stramonium (datura) pounded in du rhum ou of l'esprit of vin. during 7 days. Agiter sometimes. filter and compléter with du rhum. VO jusque 20 à 30 gouts in H2O sugared. Cette drogue produit le effets sedative of l'opium
H(210) drogue, teinture of Datura, maceration of 75 gr of gaines of Datura stramonium (datura) pounded in du rhum ou of l'esprit of vin. during 7 days. Agiter sometimes. filter and compléter with du rhum. VO jusque 20 à 30 gouts in H2O sugared. Cette drogue produit le effets sedative of l'opium
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Daucus carota L.
Official name : Daucus carota L.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(102), H(118), H(126)
Recipes : Daucus carota used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(102) cholagogue, H(118) angina, H(126) jaundice
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : carotte (Creole), carrot kalung (Tamoul)
Davallia tenuifolia (Lam.) Sw.
Official name : Davallia tenuifolia (Lam.) Sw.
Family : Davalliaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008y), H(075)
Recipes : H(007) depurative syrup, 120 gr of each the following plants: Phyllanthus niruri (white curanellie), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanellie rouge), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), roots of Smilax anceps (salsepareille), Oxalis repens (petit trèfle), Davallia tenuifolia (petite fougère), leaves of Cassia alata (catepen), Embelia micrantha (liane poilly), leaves and stems and roots of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), pound all, 2 decoctions + 12 kg of sugar, well cooked in syrup of to get 12 bottles. Dose: 2 tablespoons / day. to repeat the treatment
Davallia tenuifolia is also involved in the treatment of: H(008y), H(075)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : fougère petite ou tambavine (Creole)
Desmodium caespitosum Bojer
Official name : Desmodium caespitosum Bojer
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(008y), H(075), H(095x)
Recipes : Desmodium caespitosum is also involved in the treatment of: H(007) diuretic, H(008) dysentery, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(095x) refreshing
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : trèfle lièvre (petit) (Creole)
Desmodium triflorum (L.) DC.
Official name : Desmodium triflorum (L.) DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(007), H(008y), H(013), H(037), H(075)
Recipes : Desmodium triflorum used for the treatment of :H(006) laxative, H(007) depurative, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional athrepsia, H(013) dry patches, H(037) lung disease
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : trèfle (gros) ou trèfle du chasseur (Creole) , outon pilli (Tamoul)
Dianthus chinensis L.
Official name : Dianthus chinensis L.
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(068), H(112)
Recipes : Dianthus chinensis used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic (tiges), H(068) vermifuge, H(112) abortive
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : peillet de chine (Creole)
Dillenia speciosa Thunb.
Official name : Dillenia speciosa Thunb.
Family : Dilleniaceae
Symptoms : H(121)
Recipes : Dillenia speciosa used for the treatment of : H(121) refreshing
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : dillenia ou gaufrier (Creole)
Dodonaea viscosa (L.) Jacq.
Official name : Dodonaea viscosa (L.) Jacq.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(003), H(007), H(013), H(037), H(045), H(100), H(113), H(118)
Recipes : H(013) ulcers, very good ointment against H(004)wounds of bad character, 500gr of each : Ageratum conyzoides (herbe of bouc pounded), Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), Leucas aspera (madame tombé), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), Dodonaea viscosa (bois of reinette), Cleome viscosa (pissat of chien), Ocimum gratissimum (basilic rouge) , extract the juice, all must provide 4 bottles + 250 gr of molten resin of Calophyllum tacamahaca (tamaka), 60 gr oil of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistache) or oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) , of 60 gr of white wax, Mix all add to the end of 60 grams of gasoline turpentine. Put in jars
H(013) breast abscess: one handful of leaves of Dodonaea viscosa (bois of reinette) of Toddalia aculeata (patte poule) of Rosmarinus officinalis (romarin), pound and extract the juice, make an ointment with cerat, local application
H(113) rheumatism + H(163) gout, tisane of leaves of Dodonaea viscosa (bois of reinette)
H(144) engorging breast, juice of one handful of leaves Dodonaea viscosa (reinette), one handful of leaves of Rosmarinus officinalis (romarin), a handful of Toddalia aculeata (patte poule à piquants), with 20 gr of white wax, coat engorging breast
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de reinette (Creole)
Dombeya acutangula Cav.
Official name : Dombeya acutangula Cav.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Symptoms : H(088)
Recipes : Dombeya acutangula involved in treatment as : H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de maho de bourbon (Creole)
Doratoxylon mauritianum Thouars ex Baker
Official name : Doratoxylon mauritianum Thouars ex Baker
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008y), H(075), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhea and "fleurs blanches", decoction 5-6 pieces of +/- 10 cm "bois sagaye" + 2,5 l H2O, reduced to 1.5 l, VO. by cups in 24 h
Doratoxylon mauritianum is also involved in the treatment of: H(007) depurative, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois sagaye (Creole)
Dracaena ferrea L.
Official name : Dracaena ferrea L.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(008y), H(026), H(088), H(112), H(124)
Recipes : H(008) chronic diarrhea, decoction of 6 gr tops of Dracaena ferrea (bois of chandelleà, +/_10 gr of barks of Phyllanthus casticum (casticque) fraîches, 3L H2O, to reduce 2 l, VO. Par cup Regulary
H(008y) tambave or athrepsia, 30 gr of Phymatodes scolopendria (patte of lézard), 12 gr of Oryza sativa ( riz créole) in powder, 8 gr of Cassia occidentalis (cassepuant), 8 gr of Dracaena ferrea (bois chandelle). Pound all in fine powder and cold maturation in a bottle H2O, 3 teaspooninfant and a large glass for nurse
H(008y) tambave or athrepsia, decoction in a bowl H2O a small handful of each substance Dracaena ferrea (bois chandelle), Premna serratifolia (bois de sureau), Hydrocotyle asiatica (bévilaqua rouge), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanélie),Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), leaves of Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), leaves of Caesalpinia bonducella (cadoque), Guazuma tomentosa (caca poule), Cyperus sp. (herbe de mare), VO for he child 1 teaspoon 3 x / day, for the mother 1 cup 3 x / day (Ill existe one multitude of remèdes pour tambave. see the book from p. 100 à 110)
Dracaena ferrea is also involved in the treatment of : H(026) dysmenorrhea, H(112) abortive, H(088) astringent, H(124) bleeding
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de chandelle ou salicaire (Creole)
Dracaena reflexa Lam.
Official name : Dracaena reflexa Lam.
Family : Dracaenaceae
Symptoms : H(008y), H(008), H(045), H(075), H(086), H(088)
Recipes : Dracaena reflexa used for the treatment of : H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(008) dysentery, H(045) vulnerary, H(086) scrofules, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de chandelle ou banbous marron (Creole)
Ehretia petiolaris Lam.
Official name : Ehretia petiolaris Lam.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008y), H(075), H(018)
Recipes : H(018) migraine, decoction in 1 bottle H2O, of 10 cm of Ehretia petiolaris (bois of pipe), un morceau of charbon of bois of pipe, un morceau of feuille verte of Pandanus utilis (vacoa). Imbiber des compresses à placer sur la tête
Ehretia petiolaris used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de pipes ou béthel (Creole)
Elaeodendron orientale (Jacq.) Kuntze
Official name : Elaeodendron orientale (Jacq.) Kuntze
Family : Celastraceae
Symptoms : H(008y), H(055), H(075), H(088), H(100), H(210)
Recipes : Elaeodendron orientale used for the treatment of : H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(055) emetic (leaves), H(088) astringent, H(100) gonorrhea, H (210) narcotic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois d'olive ou bois rouge de bourbon (Creole)
Elephantopus plurisetus (O. Hoffm.) Clonts
Official name : Elephantopus plurisetus (O. Hoffm.) Clonts
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Elephantopus scaber L.
Symptoms : H(007), H(051), H(162)
Recipes : Elephantopus scaber used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(051) fevers, H(162) dysuria
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe de la jouissance ou lastron marron ou liberalis (Creole) , ana-schévadi (Tamoul)
Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(003), H(037)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, catarrh, cough, maceration in a bottle of rum 100 gr of leaves of Eleusine indica (poule à piquants), 5 gr of leaves of Aeranthus fragrans (faham), VO. Regulary 1 teaspoon + 1 1 teaspoon of honey
Eleusine indica is also involved in the treatment of : H(001) conjonctivite, H(003) poultice sur entorses
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : chiendent, patte de poule (Creole)
Embelia micrantha (A. DC.) A. DC.
Official name : Embelia micrantha (A. DC.) A. DC.
Family : Myrsinaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(104)
Recipes : H(007) depurative syrup, 120 gr of each the following plants: Phyllanthus niruri (white curanellie), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanellie rouge), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), roots of Smilax anceps (salsepareille), Oxalis repens (petit trèfle), Davallia tenuifolia (petite fougère), leaves of Cassia alata (catepen), Embelia micrantha (liane poilly), leaves and stems and roots of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), pound all, 2 decoctions + 12 kg of sugar, well cooked in syrup of to get 12 bottles. Dose: 2 tablespoons / day. to repeat the treatment
Embelia micrantha used for the treatment of : H(038) uro génital, H(104) renal colic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : liane poilly (Creole)
Entada gigas Fawc. & Rendle
Official name : Entada gigas Fawc. & Rendle
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Entada scandens (L.) Benth
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : Entada scandens used for the treatment of : H(051) fevers
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : liane sabre (Creole) , dgila tiga (Tamoul)
Equisetum ramosissimum Desf.
Official name : Equisetum ramosissimum Desf.
Family : Equisetaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(038), H(088)
Recipes : Equisetum ramosissimum used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(038) weakness of the bladder, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : prêle
Eriobotrya japonica (Thunb.) Lindl.
Official name : Eriobotrya japonica (Thunb.) Lindl.
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(113), H(217)
Recipes : Eriobotrya japonica used for the treatment of : H(037) cough, H(113) leaves dissolve inflamation, H(217) stop soif
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bibassier (Creole)
Erythrina corallodendron L.
Official name : Erythrina corallodendron L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(099), H(210)
Recipes : H(037) syrup against the cough, decoction in 1 l. H2O of 12 flowers of Citrus nobilis (mandrinier), 60 gr of barks of Erythrina corallodendron (nourouque), 2 branches of Aeranthus fragrans (faham) + 500 gr of sugar, reduce to syrup. VO. 1 tablespoon
Erythrina corallodendron is also involved in the treatment of H(099) sedative puissant (bark), H(210) hypnotic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : nourouc à fleurs de corail (Creole)
Erythrina indica Zoll.
Official name : Erythrina indica Zoll.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(068)
Recipes : Erythrina indica used for the treatment of : H(037) bronchitis, H(037) antitussive, H(068) vers (barks)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : nourouc (Creole) , kalina nourounkaye maron (Tamoul)
Erythroxylum laurifolium Lam
Official name : Erythroxylum laurifolium Lam
Family : Erythroxylaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(088), H(037), H(104), H(118)
Recipes : Erythroxylon laurifolium used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(037) croup, H(088) astringent, H(104) renal colic, H(118) anginas
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de rongue ou flambeau (Creole)
Erythroxylum macrocarpum O.E. Schulz
Official name : Erythroxylum macrocarpum O.E. Schulz
Family : Erythroxylaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) renal colic, decoction in 2 l H2O of 30 gr of barks of Erythroxylum macrocarpum (bois of ronde) , to reduce 1 bottle, VO. Le tout par cup in 24 h
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de ronde (Creole)
Eucalyptus globulus Labill.
Official name : Eucalyptus globulus Labill.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051)
Recipes : Eucalyptus globulus used for the treatment of : H(037) cough, H(051) fevers
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : eucalyptus globulus (Creole)
Eugenia jambolana Lam.
Official name : Eugenia jambolana Lam.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(088), H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, powder of 5 seeds of Eugenia jambolana (jamlong), VO. 3x / day
Eugenia jambolana is also involved in the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(008) dysentery (barks), H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : jamlong (Creole) , navo marum (Tamoul)
Eugenia malaccensis L.
Official name : Eugenia malaccensis L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(116), H(088), H(112), H(145)
Recipes : H(145) prolapsus rectal, lotion with one decoction of leaves of Psidium pomiferum (goyavier) of Eugenia malaccensis (jammalac) of Syzygium jambos (jambrosa)
Eugenia malaccensis is also involved in the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(116) amenorrhea, H(088) astringent, H(112) abortive (bark roots)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : jammalac (Creole)
Eugenia mespiloides Lam.
Official name : Eugenia mespiloides Lam.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(007)
Recipes : Eugenia mespiloides used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de nèfle (Creole)
Eugenia michelii Lam.
Official name : Eugenia michelii Lam.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(015), H(088), H(179)
Recipes : H(015) hematuria, decoction 90 gr of leaves of Eugenia michelii (roussailles) of 90 gr of Psidium pomiferum (goyavier rouge) cotton of Zea mays (maïs) en slices minces, a bottle H2O, to reduce a large cup, filter, VO. For small cups several times a day
Eugenia michelii is also involved in the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(008) dysentery, H(088) astringent, H(179) nephritis
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : roussaille (Creole)
Eupatorium ayapana Vent.
Official name : Eupatorium ayapana Vent.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(088), H(099x), H(125), H(196)
Recipes : H(008) cholera, 60 gr of Eupatorium ayapana (ayapana), 1 teaspoon of cooking salt, 1 teaspoon of rhum
H(008) cholera, 60 gr of Eupatorium ayapana (ayapana), 30 gr of roots of Zingiber officinale (gingembre), 60 gr of Carthamnus tinctorius (safran), infuse in H2O + brandy. VO; 1 drink regularly
Eupatorium ayapana is also involved in the treatment of: H(008) diarrhea, H(013) ulcers, H(088) astringent, H(099x) exciting, H(125) sudorific, H(196) scurvy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : ayapana (Creole), ayapani (Tamoul)
Euphorbia arahaka Poisson
Official name : Euphorbia arahaka Poisson
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095), rameaux non toxiques de Euphorbia arahaka, servent en temps de sécheresse de nourriture pour les bœufs, après avoir été légèrement brûlés.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : rahaka
Euphorbia hypericifolia L.
Official name : Euphorbia hypericifolia L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : Euphorbia hypericifolia used for the treatment of : H(008) diarrhea, H(008) dysentery, H(104) colic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe mal lévé ou herbe colique (Creole)
Euphorbia pilulifera TM Ph.Fr.
Official name : Euphorbia pilulifera TM Ph.Fr.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(013), H(041), H(082), H(088), H(104)
Recipes : H(013) ulcers graves, H(041) gangrène, poultice of wrinkled leaves of Euphorbia pilulifera (jean robert) steamed with oil of Cocos nucifera (coco)
H(082) asthma, decoction of the whole plant of Euphorbia pilulifera (Jean Robert) dried in the shade, reduction of 1,5 l à 1 l + 30 gr of rhum, VO. 1 small glass 3X / day
Euphorbia pilulifera used for the treatment of : H(004) wounds, H(008) dysentery, H(076) aphthae, H(088) astringent, H(104) colic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : jean robert (Creole) , amom patchei arisi (Tamoul)
Euphorbia pyrifolia Lam.
Official name : Euphorbia pyrifolia Lam.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(043)
Recipes : Euphorbia pyrifolia used for the treatment of : H(043) convulsif tétanique
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : fangame (taughin rouge) (Creole)
Euphorbia scordifolia Jacq.
Official name : Euphorbia scordifolia Jacq.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia thymifolia Forssk. (illeg. Name)
Symptoms : H(008), H(068), H(088), H(116)
Recipes : H(116) amenorrhea, 4 gr of heart of Persea gratissima (avocat) of heart of Ricinus communis? (ricin rouge) of 4 gr of Euphorbia scordifolia (petite rougette), 1 thimble of barks of Tamarindus indica (tamarin), decoction in 1 1/2 glass to reduce 1 glass, VO. 4 cups per day
Euphorbia thymifolia is also involved in the treatment of: H(008) dysentery, H(068) vermifuge, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : rougette (petite) (Creole) , chim amam, paché arishi (Tamoul)
Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Official name : Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia laro Drake
Symptoms : H(014), H(100)
Recipes : Euphorbia tirucalli used for the treatment of : H(014) antipsoric, H(100) venereal diseases
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : calli (Creole), lanka shij (Tamoul)
Euphoria litchi (Lour.) Juss.
Official name : Euphoria litchi (Lour.) Juss.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(092), H(125)
Recipes : Euphoria litchy used for the treatment of : H(051) bilious feverss, H(092) poison violent, H(125) sudorifics (bourgeons)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : litchi (Creole)
Excoecaria sebifera (L.) Müll.Arg.
Official name : Excoecaria sebifera (L.) Müll.Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : Excoecaria sebifera used for the treatment of: H(013) dry patches
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : arbre à suif (Creole)
Exidia auricula-judae (Bull.) Fr.
Official name : Exidia auricula-judae (Bull.) Fr.
Family : Auriculariaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(118)
Recipes : Exidia auricula-judae used for the treatment of: H(005) dropsy (infusion in du vin), H(088) astringent, H(118) angina (infusion in du lait)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : oreille de judas (Creole)
Faujasia flexuosa (Lam.) Baker
Official name : Faujasia flexuosa (Lam.) Baker
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : Faujasia flexuosa used for the treatment of: H(082) asthma
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois cassant (Creole)
Ficus indica L.
Official name : Ficus indica L.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(088), H(164), H(171)
Recipes : H(014) cracks and inflamed feet, heal with Ficus indica milk (multiplying)
Ficus indica is also involved in the treatment of: H(008) dysentery, H(088) astringent (barks), H(164) rubefacient, H(171) diabetes
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : multipliant ou figuier des banians (Créole) , allen-maron (Tamoul)
Ficus rubra Vahl
Official name : Ficus rubra Vahl
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(008y), H(075), H(088)
Recipes : Ficus rubra used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery (bark), H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus (leaves), H(088) astringent,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : afouche ou lafouche rouge, (Creole)
Ficus terebrata Willd.
Official name : Ficus terebrata Willd.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(008y), H(075), H(088)
Recipes : Ficus terebrata used for the treatment of : H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus (leaves),, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : afouche bâtard (Creole)
Flacourtia indica (Burm. f.) Merr.
Official name : Flacourtia indica (Burm. f.) Merr.
Family : Flacourtiaceae
Synonyms : Flacourtia ramontchi L’Hér.
Symptoms : H(007), H(171), H(179)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, 14 flowers of Hibiscus esculentus (lalo) + 2 l H2O 2 thimbles of ashes of roots of Flacourtia indica (prune malgache)
Flacourtia indica used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(179) nephritis (cendre roots)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : prune malgache
Foetidia mauritiana Lam.
Official name : Foetidia mauritiana Lam.
Family : Lecythidaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(007), H(068), H(116)
Recipes : Foetidia mauritiana used for the treatment of : H(006) purgative (roots), H(007) diuretic, H(068) vermifuge, H(116) amenorrhea, H(116) emmenagogues (seeds)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois puant (Creole)
Franciscea uniflora Pohl
Official name : Franciscea uniflora Pohl
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(007), H(100), H(113), H(116)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism chronique violent, decoction of la roots of Franciscea uniflora (jasmin d'Afrique), VO. 40 centigr. à 1gr, morning and evening
Franciscea uniflora is also involved in the treatment of : H(006) purgative, H(007) diuretic, H(100) syphilis, H(113) rheumatism chronique, H(116) emmenagogue
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : francicea ou jasmin d'Afrique (Creole)
Fumaria muralis Sond. ex W.D.J.Koch
Official name : Fumaria muralis Sond. ex W.D.J.Koch
Family : Papaveraceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(068) verminous affections, 125 gr flowers and summits of Senecio ambavilla (ambaville) of 500 gr of Fumaria muralis (fumeterre vert) of 500gr of Smilax anceps (croc of chien) pounded of 250 gr of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante) of 125 gr of bark of the root of Stadmannia sideroxylon (bois of fer). Ambaville and casse puante fine-cut. Dry everything in the shade. VO decoction of a pinch in 2 cups morning and evening. Taking aloe morning by lying
H(100) syphilis, 500 gr Fumaria muralis (fumeterre vert), 500 gr Smilax anceps (salsepareille) pounded, 250 gr of Senna occidentalis (cassepuante) finely chop, 125 gr Senecio ambavilla (ambaville), 125 gr Stadmannia sideroxylon (bois of fer), mix well and dry in the shade. Decoction every day in a pinch in 2 cups. VO. 1 morning and evening
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : fumeterre vert (Créole)
Fumaria officinalis L.
Official name : Fumaria officinalis L.
Family : Papaveraceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(100)
Recipes : Fumaria officinalis used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(100) venereal diseases
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : fumeterre (Creole)
Garcinia mangostana L.
Official name : Garcinia mangostana L.
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(088)
Recipes : Garcinia mangostana used for the treatment of :H(008) dysentery, H(088) astringent (barks fruits)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : mangoustan (Creole) , soulom poulli (Tamoul)
Gardenia florida L.
Official name : Gardenia florida L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(038), H(055), H(091), H(101)
Recipes : Gardenia florida used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(038) affection urogénitale, H(055) emetic, H(091) stimulating, H(101) menorrhagia (decoction bark)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : jasmin du cap (Creole) , markarang-kaye (Tamoul)
Glechoma hederacea L.
Official name : Glechoma hederacea L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(144)
Recipes : H(144) engorging breast, sur les seins poultice of leaves of Glechoma hederacea (lierre terrestre)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : lierre terrestre (Creole)
Gleichenia dichotoma (Thunb.) Hook.
Official name : Gleichenia dichotoma (Thunb.) Hook.
Family : Gleicheniaceae
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : Gleichenia dichotoma used for the treatment of : H(082) asthma
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : fougère (ampang) (Creole)
Gomphocarpus fruticosus (L.) W.T. Aiton
Official name : Gomphocarpus fruticosus (L.) W.T. Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(008y), H(055), H(075), H(082)
Recipes : Gomphocarpus fruticosus used for the treatment of : H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(055) emetic, H(082) asthma
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : fankour ou herbe françois (Creole)
Gossypium indicum Lam.
Official name : Gossypium indicum Lam.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(015), H(022), H(082), H(116), H(124), H(125), H(195)
Recipes : H(015) hematuria,decoction of 30 gr of roots of Solanum heterocanthum (petite anguive) of 30 gr of roots of Gossypium indicum (coton) of 30 gr of Opuntia tuna (raquette), of 30 gr of Gouania tiliaefolia (lianne charretier) of 30 gr of banana of Musa paradisiaca (banane), 2 bottles H2O, VO. Herbal tea in 24 h
H(124) hemorrhage utérine, decoction of 125 gr of roots of Gossypium indicum (cotonier) in 750 gr H2O, to reduce 1 cup. 1 small glass toute les 30' Attention c'est aussi un H(112) abortive
H(195) dropsy, H(005) edema of the feet, 20 cm of Gouania tiliaefolia (liane charretier), a handful of Opuntia tuna (raquettes blanches), some seeds of Gossypium indicum (coton) 1/4 of banana Musa paradisiaca (banane) Malgache, 2 l. H2O
Gossypium indicum is also involved in the treatment of : H(022) ocytocique (leaves), H(082) asthma (roots), H(116) emmenagogue, H(125) sudorific (seeds)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : cotonnier (Creole) , paroutti panjee (Tamoul)
Gouania leptostachya DC.
Official name : Gouania leptostachya DC.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Synonyms : Gouania tiliaefolia Roxb.(Illegitimate)
Symptoms : H(005), H(007), H(015), H(038), H(116), H(195)
Recipes : H(015) hematuria,decoction of 30 gr of roots of Solanum heterocanthum (petite anguive) of 30 gr of roots of Gossypium indicum (coton) of 30 gr of Opuntia tuna (raquette), of 30 gr of Gouania tiliaefolia (lianne charretier) of 30 gr of banana of Musa paradisiaca (banane), 2 bottles H2O, VO. Herbal tea in 24 h
H(195) dropsy, H(005) edema of the feet, 20 cm of Gouania tiliaefolia (liane charretier), a handful of Opuntia tuna (raquettes blanches), some seeds of Gossypium indicum (coton) 1/4 of banana Musa paradisiaca (banane) Malgache, 2 l. H2O
Guania tiliaefolia is also involved in the treatment of : H(005) dropsy, H(007) diuretic, H(038) bladder, H(116) emmenagogue
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : lianne charretier (Creole)
Gouania mauritiana Lam.
Official name : Gouania mauritiana Lam.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(116)
Recipes : Gouania mauritiana used for the treatment of : H(116) amenorrhea, H(116) emmenagogue
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : liane monbrun (Creole)
Grangeria borbonica Lam.
Official name : Grangeria borbonica Lam.
Family : Chrysobalanaceae
Symptoms : H(088), H(093)
Recipes : Grangeria borbonica used for the treatment of : H(088) astringent, H(093) contrepoison of the poisonous fish " Laffe la boue"
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois balais du bord de mer (Creole)
Guazuma tomentosa Kunth
Official name : Guazuma tomentosa Kunth
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(008y), H(014), H(037), H(208)
Recipes : H(008y) tambave or athrepsia, decoction in a bowl H2O a small handful of each substance Dracaena ferrea (bois chandelle), Premna serratifolia (bois de sureau), Hydrocotyle asiatica (bévilaqua rouge), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanélie),Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), leaves of Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), leaves of Caesalpinia bonducella (cadoque), Guazuma tomentosa (caca poule), Cyperus sp. (herbe de mare), VO for he child 1 teaspoon 3 x / day, for the mother 1 cup 3 x / day (There are a multitude of remedies for tambave. see the book from p. 100 à 110)
H(014) eczema, H(014) psoriasis, hot bath with handles of leaves of Hydrocotyle asiatica (bevilaqua) of Cassia alata (catepen), Pittosporum senacia (bois of cerf), of Premna serratifolia (bois de sureau), of Guazuma tomentosa (cacapoule). Out of the bath bored with oil of catepan
Guazuma tomentosa is also involved in the treatment of : H(037) bronchitis, pectoraux (fruits), H(208) aromatic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : caca poule (arbre) ou orme pyramidale (Creole), thain paché pittai (Tamoul)
Gymnosporia trigyna (Lam.) Baker
Official name : Gymnosporia trigyna (Lam.) Baker
Family : Celastraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(088)
Recipes : Gymnosporia trigyna used for the treatment of : used for the treatment of: H(008) dysentery, H(037) consumption, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois à poudre (Creole)
Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Official name : Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Cleome gynandra L. , Gynandropsis pentaphylla DC.
Symptoms : H(115), H(125)
Recipes : Gynandropsis pentaphylla used for the treatment of : H(115) névralgies, H(125) sudorific
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : brède caya ou mozambé (Creole), velai (Tamoul)
Gynocardia odorata Roxb.
Official name : Gynocardia odorata Roxb.
Family : Achariaceae
Symptoms : H(086), H(113), H(172), H(173)
Recipes : Gynocardia odorata used for the treatment of : H(086) maladies cutanée, H(086) scrofules, H(113) rheumatism, H(172) elephantiasis, H(173) leprosy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : chaulmoogra (Creole), néradi moottoo (Tamoul)
Gynura pseudochina (L.) DC.
Official name : Gynura pseudochina (L.) DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051)
Recipes : Gynura pseudochina used for the treatment of : H(037) bronchitis, H(037) cough, H(051) fevers
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : jacobée (Creole) , muel schévy (Tamoul)
Haematoxylum campechianum L.
Official name : Haematoxylum campechianum L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(045), H(088)
Recipes : Haemotoxylon campeachianum used for the treatment of : H(008) diarrhea, H(037) bronchitises (flowers), H(045) antiseptic (bois), H(088) astringent,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois campèche (Creole)
Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(004), H(116)
Recipes : Harungana madagascariensis used for the treatment of : H(004) détersif pour wounds, H(013) ulcers, H(013) dry patches (suc laiteux), H(116) emmenagogues
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois haroungue (Creole)
Heimia salicifolia (Kunth) Link
Official name : Heimia salicifolia (Kunth) Link
Family : Lythraceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(125)
Recipes : Heimia salicifolia used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(125) sudorific,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : heimia a feuilles de saule (Creole)
Helichrysum caespitosum (Lam.) DC.
Official name : Helichrysum caespitosum (Lam.) DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(186)
Recipes : Helichrysum caespitosum used for the treatment of : H(037) catarrhs, H(037) maux of poitrine, H(186) expectorant, démulccut
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : immortelle du cap (Creole)
Heliotropium indicum L.
Official name : Heliotropium indicum L.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(007), H(013), H(104)
Recipes : H(104) renal colic, infusion of 4 à 5 green leaves of Heliotropium indicum (herbe à papillon), VO. 1 à 2 cups
Heliotropium indicum used for the treatment of : H(001) ophthalmia, H(007) diuretic, H(013) anthrax (poultice), H(013) ulcers
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe papillon (Creole) , tayl koudougou (Tamoul)
Herpestis monnieri (L.) Kunth
Official name : Herpestis monnieri (L.) Kunth
Family : Plantaginaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(037), H(091), H(099), H(113)
Recipes : Herpestis monnieri used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(037) enrouement, H(091) tonic, H(099) epilepsy, H(113) rheumatism
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : brahmi (Creole), nir brami (Tamoul)
Hibiscus esculentus (L.) Moench
Official name : Hibiscus esculentus (L.) Moench
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench
Symptoms : H(007), H(037), H(100), H(162), H(171), H(193)
Recipes : H(037) pectoral syrup for children, decoction during 1/2h of 60 gr Abrus precatorius (wild licorice plant), 30 gr. thinly sliced Hibiscus esculentus (lalo) + 240 gr sugar, reduce to the consistency of syrup. VO. 1 teaspoon often in the day
H(171) diabetes, 14 flowers of Hibiscus esculentus (lalo) + 2 l H2O 2 thimbles of ashes of roots of Flacourtia indica (prune malgache)
Hibiscus esculentus used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(100) gonorrhea, H(162) dysuria, H(193) emollient,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : lalo (Creole) , vende kaye (Tamoul)
Hibiscus liliiflorus Cav.
Official name : Hibiscus liliiflorus Cav.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(186), H(193)
Recipes : Hibiscus liliiflorus used for the treatment of: H(037) cough, H(186) expectorant, H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : aubergine (madrinette) (Creole)
Hibiscus mutabilis L.
Official name : Hibiscus mutabilis L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(193)
Recipes : Hibiscus mutabilis used for the treatment of : H(037) chest pain, H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : passe rose (Creole)
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.
Official name : Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(037), H(101), H(193)
Recipes : Hibiscus rosa-sinensis used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(037) cough, H(101) menorrhagia, H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : foulsapate (Creole), sirmékalli (Tamoul)
Hiptage madablota Gaertn.
Official name : Hiptage madablota Gaertn.
Family : Malpighiaceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(208)
Recipes : Hiptage madablota used for the treatment of : H(099) crises nerveuses, H(208) aromatic, bitter
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : Liane cythere ou fleurs d'Orange (Creole)
Holarrhena antidysenterica (L.) Wall.
Official name : Holarrhena antidysenterica (L.) Wall.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, Holarrhena antidysenterica (anderjoa), numerous combination with the following plants : Salvia coccinea (aigrette d'Egypte (flowers)), Aegle marmelos,(bael), Ocimum basilicum (basilic), Pisonia calpidia (bambara) (bark), Trema orientalis (bois d'andrèze), Elaeodendron orientale (bois d'olive), Dracaena ferrea (bois chandelle), Clerodendrum heterophyllum (bois cabri), Antirrhoea verticillata (bois lousteau) (leaves), Phyllanthus casticum (castique rouge), Cynodon dactylon (chiendent) ( roots), Phyllanthus niruri (curanélie rouge), Psidium pomiferum (goyavier) (heart), Coriandrum sativum (coriandre), Pittosporum senacia (faham), Casuarina equisetifolia (filao), Coix lacryma-jobi (herbe collier) (roots), Sida acuta (herbe panier), Ixora coccinea (ixora), Tylophora asthmatica (ipéca), Eugenia jambolana (jamlong), Ochrosia borbonica (quinquina jaune), Euphorbia pilulifera (jean robert), Mangifera indica (manguier), Ficus indica multipliant (roots aérienne), Garcinia mangostana (mangoustan), Cissampelos pareira (pareira brava), petit joncs, Davallia tenuifolia (petite fougère), Euphorbia scordifolia (rougette) (petite), Eugenia michelii (roussaille), Vinca rosea (saponaire), Smilax anceps (salsepareille), Simarouba amara (simarouba), Krbitteria triandra (ratanhia), Syzygium jambos (jambrosa) (heart)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : anderjoa (Creole)
Holarrhena antidysenterica (L.) Wall.
Official name : Holarrhena antidysenterica (L.) Wall.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(068), H(088), H(163)
Recipes : Holarrhena antidysenterica used for the treatment of: H(008) dysentery, H(051) fevers, H(068) vermifuge, H(088) astringent, H(163) gout
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : anderjoa (Creole), véppal arisi (Tamoul)
Hubertia ambavilla Bory
Official name : Hubertia ambavilla Bory
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(008y), H(075), H(113), H(163)
Recipes : Hubertia ambavilla used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008) diarrhea, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(113) rheumatism, H(163) gout
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : ambaville (Creole)
Hura crepitans L.
Official name : Hura crepitans L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(055), H(113), H(173)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism, wrinkled leaves of 90 gr of Hura crepitans (sablier), 1 cup of boiling oil of Cocos nucifera (coco). Let macerate. Rubbed on painful areas
Hura crepitans is also involved in the treatment of: H(055) éméto-drastique, H(173) leprosy,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : sablier (Creole)
Hydrocotyle asiatica L.
Official name : Hydrocotyle asiatica L.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(007), H(008y), H(014), H(086), H(100), H(113), H(116), H(173)
Recipes : H(008y) tambave or athrepsia, decoction in a bowl H2O a small handful of each substance Dracaena ferrea (bois chandelle), Premna serratifolia (bois de sureau), Hydrocotyle asiatica (bévilaqua rouge), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanélie),Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), leaves of Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), leaves of Caesalpinia bonducella (cadoque), Guazuma tomentosa (caca poule), Cyperus sp. (herbe de mare), VO for he child 1 teaspoon 3 x / day, for the mother 1 cup 3 x / day (There are a multitude of remedies for tambave. see the book from p. 100 à 110)
H(014) eczema, H(014) psoriasis, hot bath with handles of leaves of Hydrocotyle asiatica (bevilaqua) of Cassia alata (catepen), Pittosporum senacia (bois of cerf), of Premna serratifolia (bois de sureau), of Guazuma tomentosa (cacapoule). Out of the bath bored with oil of catepan
H(173) voir p 79 à 81 Hydrocotyle asiatica (bevilaqua). Médication qui n'est pas du champ of la médecine traditionnelle
Hydrocotyle asiatica is also involved in the treatment of: H(001) ophthalmia,dermatose, H(007) depurative, H(086) scrofules, H(100) syphilis, H(113) rheumatism, H(116) emmenagogue, H(173) leprosy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bevilaqua ou boileau (Creole), veullarei (Tamoul)
Hyoscyamus niger L.
Official name : Hyoscyamus niger L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(210)
Recipes : Hyoscyamus niger used for the treatment of : H(099) calming, H(210) narcotique,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : jusquiame (Creole) , gourasani omum (Tamoul)
Hypericum chinense L.
Official name : Hypericum chinense L.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(003), H(004), H(013), H(037), H(113)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, pectoral syrup, 500 gr roots of Achyranthes aspera (herbe à sergent), 500 gr of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistaches maronnes), 500 gr of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), 60 gr of Leucas aspera (madame tombé), 60 gr of flowers of Hypericum chinense (mille pertuis) ,60 gr of Quivisia oppositifolia (café marron ou monbrun), 60 gr balm of Psiadia glutinosa ( l'île plate), 60 gr of Plectranthus rotundifolius (baume du pérou), 125 gr of Clematis mauritiana (arabic gum), 30 gr of Leonotis nepetifolia (Leonurus d'acca), 70 l H2O, decoction, to reduce 6 l + white sugar, make a syrup. VO. 1 poon regularly
H(113) rheumatism + H(003) swelling, maceration in the sun for 6 weeks of 90 gr of roots of Hypericum chinense (millepertuis), 750 gr olive oil + poultice of leaves of Albizia lebbeck (bois noir)
Hypericum chinense is also involved in the treatment of : H(004) wound, H(013) ulcers,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : mille pertius de chine ou liane minguet (Creole)
Hypericum lanceolatum Lam.
Official name : Hypericum lanceolatum Lam.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(007), H(008), H(008y), H(037), H(051), H(075), H(082), H(088), H(091), H(125)
Recipes : Hypericum lanceolatum used for the treatment of : H(004) wounds, H(007) depurative, H(008) dysentery, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(037) spitting blood, H(051) fevers, H(082) asthma, H(088) astringent, H(091) tonic, H(125) sudorific
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : millepertius fétide à fleurs jaunes (Creole)
Illicium anisatum L.
Official name : Illicium anisatum L.
Family : Schisandraceae
Symptoms : H(007x), H(007), H(091), H(104)
Recipes : Illicium anisatum used for the treatment of : H(007x) carminative, H(007) diuretic, H(091) stimulating, H(104) windy colic, H(104) stomachic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : anis étoilé ou Badiane (Creole), anasipou (Tamoul)
Imbricaria maxima Poir.
Official name : Imbricaria maxima Poir.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(088)
Recipes : Imbricaria maxima operates as: H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de natte (Creole)
Impatiens balsamina. L.
Official name : Impatiens balsamina. L.
Family : Balsaminaceae
Symptoms : H(022), H(045), H(137)
Recipes : Impatiens balsamina used for the treatment of : H(022) to facilitate childbirth, H(045) vulnerary (decoction stems and roots), H(137) douleur des oppérations
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : belsamine (Creole), kassi-toumbi (Tamoul)
Indigofera argentea Burm. f.
Official name : Indigofera argentea Burm. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(003x), H(082), H(100)
Recipes : Indigofera argentea used for the treatment of : H(003x) resolvent, H(082) asthma, H(100) venereal diseases
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : indigo sauvage ou faux (Creole) , caat avéré (Tamoul)
Indigofera tinctoria L.
Official name : Indigofera tinctoria L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Indigofera bergii Vatke
Symptoms : H(006), H(157)
Recipes : Indigofera tinctoria used for the treatment of : H(006) emeto-cathartic, H(157) children convulsions
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : indigo (Creole) , avéré (Tamoul)
Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
Official name : Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013)
Recipes : Ipomoea batatas used for the treatment of : H(004) wounds (poultice of flour), H(013) clous, H(013) boil (poultice of leaves)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : patate (Creole) , veulli karangooi (Tamoul)
Ipomoea pes-caprae (L.) R. Br.
Official name : Ipomoea pes-caprae (L.) R. Br.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(014), H(104), H(113), H(145)
Recipes : Ipomoea pes-caprae used for the treatment of : H(006) purgative (tubercule), H(014) panaris, H(104) colic, H(113) rheumatism, H(113) inflammations legs (poultice leaves), H(145) prolapsus anus (bath of leaves)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : patate à durand ou batatran (Creole) , moussoul thajaiye (Tamoul)
Ipomoea pes-caprae (L.) R. Br.
Official name : Ipomoea pes-caprae (L.) R. Br.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(113), H(145)
Recipes : Ipomoea pes-caprae used for the treatment of : H(113) inflammations legs (poultice of leaves), H(145) prolapse of the annus (bath of leaves)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : batatran rouge (Creole), mossoul thazhai (Tamoul)
Ipomoea quamoclit L.
Official name : Ipomoea quamoclit L.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) purge, tiges crushed of Ipomoea quamoclit (amourette à grandes leaves), cold infusion during 12 h in 2 cups H2O, VO. Ou infusion à chaud. VO. À froid
Ipomoea quamoclit is also involved in the treatment of: H(006) constipation
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : amourette ou liane de cochon (Creole), kari pound (Tamoul)
Ipomoea turpethum (L.) R. Br.
Official name : Ipomoea turpethum (L.) R. Br.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : Ipomoea turpethum used for the treatment of : H(006) purgative
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : turbith (Creole) , shavadi ver (Tamoul)
Ixora coccinea L.
Official name : Ixora coccinea L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(088)
Recipes : Ixora coccinea used for the treatment of: H(008) dysentery (roots), H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : ixora ou buisson ardent (Creole) , véchié po (Tamoul)
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(005), H(014), H(055), H(093), H(094), H(113), H(124), H(159), H(182)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, cataplasm of boiled leaves of Jatropha curcas (pignon d'inde)
H(124) hemorrhage, apply a cloth soaked in the juice (suc laiteux) of Jatropha curcas (pignon d'inde). Do not heal, but coagulates blood
H(055) in poisoning sfrom Jatropha curcas (pignon d'Inde), VO. 1 glass of juice of Citrus medica (citron), to repeat
H(094) hemorrhoids externes, 15 gr juice of Jatropha curcas (pignon d'inde), 10 gr axonge (atty substance, white, soft and homogeneous, obtained by fusion of adipose tissue),, 5 gr white wax, faire un onguent
Jatropha curcas is also involved in the treatment of : H(005) dropsy, H(014) scabies, H(093) sting of the poisonous fish " Laffe la boue" (suc tige), H(094) hemorrhoids (huile en onguent), H(113) rheumatism, H(159) engorging breast (poultice of leaves), H(182) herpes
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pignon d'inde ou médicinier (Creole) , kattamanakou kottai (Tamoul)
Jatropha multifida L.
Official name : Jatropha multifida L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(102)
Recipes : Jatropha multifida used for the treatment of: H(006) violent purgative, H(102) cholagogue
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : arbre à coraïl (Creole)
Jonesia asoca Roxb.
Official name : Jonesia asoca Roxb.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(101)
Recipes : Jonesia asoca used for the treatment of H(101) menorrhagia
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : asoka (Creole)
Jussiaea suffruticosa L.
Official name : Jussiaea suffruticosa L.
Family : Onagraceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(007), H(037), H(045), H(050), H(051), H(068), H(088)
Recipes : Jussiaea suffruticosa used for the treatment of : H(006) purgative, H(007) diuretic, H(037) spitting blood, H(045) vulnerary, H(050) flatulence, H(051) fevers, H(068) vermifuge, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : gandia marron ou herbe joséphine (Creole), carambon (Tamoul)
Justicia adhatoda L.
Official name : Justicia adhatoda L.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(082), H(166), H(186)
Recipes : Justicia adhatoda used for the treatment of :H(037) cough, H(082) asthma, H(166) antispasmodic, H(186) expectorant
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : adhatoda ou Noyer des Indes, (Creole), adhatodey elley (Tamoul)
Justicia gendarussa Burm. f.
Official name : Justicia gendarussa Burm. f.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(003), H(004), H(007), H(008), H(013), H(051), H(055), H(113), H(126), H(125)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism + H(003) swelling, decoction of leaves of Justicia gendarussa (nitchouly), VO. 1/2 tea cup, 2x/j
Justicia gendarussa is also involved in the treatment of : H(003) swelling and H(004) wound (bath of roots), H(007) depurative, H(008) dysentery (roots boiled in milk), H(013) boils, H(051) fevers, H(055) emetic, H(126) jaundice, H(125) varicella,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : nitchouly (Creole) , carounotchi (Tamoul)
Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley
Official name : Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Lagenaria vulgaris Ser. , Cucurbita lagenaria L.
Symptoms : H(006), H(037)
Recipes : Lagenaria vulgaris used for the treatment of : H(006) constipation, H(006) laxative (decoction of seeds en enema, H(037) cough
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : calebasse commestible (Creole), shourai-kaye (Tamoul)
Lantana camara L.
Official name : Lantana camara L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Lantana antidotalis Thonning.
Symptoms : H(006), H(051), H(055), H(125)
Recipes : Lantana camara used for the treatment of: H(006) laxative, H(051) fevers (roots), H(055) emetic (seeds), H(125) sudorific,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : vielle fille (Creole)
Laurus camphora L.
Official name : Laurus camphora L.
Family : Lauraceae
Symptoms : H(208)
Recipes : Laurus camphora used for the treatment of : H(208) aromatic (leaves for dipping or fumigation)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : camphrier (Creole), carpourum marum (Tamoul)
Lawsonia inermis L.
Official name : Lawsonia inermis L.
Family : Lythraceae
Synonyms : Lawsonia alba Lam.
Symptoms : H(013), H(099), H(113), H(116), H(126), H(139), H(162)
Recipes : Lawsonia inermis used for the treatment of : H(013) ulcers (leaves en topique), H(099) epilepsy, H(113) arthritiss (roots), H(116) emmenagogue, H(126) jaundice, H(139) aphrodisiac (fruits), H(162) strangurie
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : henné ou réséda du Brésil (Creole) , ajouvinai ou maroudani (Tamoul)
Leea guineensis G. Don
Official name : Leea guineensis G. Don
Family : Leeaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008y), H(013), H(045), H(075)
Recipes : Leea sambucina used for the treatment of : H(004) wound, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(013) ulcers, H(045) antiseptic,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois bœuf (Creole)
Lemna minor L.
Official name : Lemna minor L.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : Lemna minor used for the treatment of : H(013) boil, H(013) skin illness, refreshing for H(013) boils and H(100) syphilitic rash
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : lenticule d'eau (Creole)
Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Official name : Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(037), H(053), H(088), H(100)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, pectoral syrup, 500 gr roots of Achyranthes aspera (herbe à sergent), 500 gr of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistaches maronnes), 500 gr of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), 60 gr of Leucas aspera (madame tombé), 60 gr of flowers of Hypericum chinense (mille pertuis) ,60 gr of Quivisia oppositifolia (café marron ou monbrun), 60 gr balm of Psiadia glutinosa ( l'île plate), 60 gr of Plectranthus rotundifolius (baume du pérou), 125 gr of Clematis mauritiana (arabic gum), 30 gr of Leonotis nepetifolia (Leonurus d'acca), 70 l H2O, decoction, to reduce 6 l + white sugar, make a syrup. VO. 1 poon regularly
Leonotis nepetifolia used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(053) otitis, H(088) astringent, H(100) gonorrhea
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : dacca (Creole)
Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Official name : Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(007), H(013), H(051), H(116), H(210)
Recipes : Leonotis nepetifolia used for the treatment of : H(006) purgative, H(007) depurative, H(013) skin illness, H(051) fevers, H(116) amenorrhea, H(116) emmenagogue, H(210) narcotique,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : léonure (Creole)
Leonurus sibiricus L.
Official name : Leonurus sibiricus L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(116)
Recipes : Leonurus sibiricus used for the treatment of: H(116) emmenagogue
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : armoise ou agripaume(Creole)
Lepidium sativum L.
Official name : Lepidium sativum L.
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(091), H(166), H(196)
Recipes : H(166) hocquet, 8 gr Lepidium sativum (cresson des jardins) à faire macérer in 70 gr H2O, one fois les grains ramolis les écraser, VO 30 gr. sometimes
Lepidium sativum is also involved in the treatment of : H(008) diarrhea, H(091) stimulating, H(091) tonic, H(196) scurvy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : cresson des jardins (Creole)
Leucas aspera (Willd.) Link
Official name : Leucas aspera (Willd.) Link
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(037), H(193)
Recipes : H(013) ulcers, H(004)wounds of bad character, very good ointment against 500gr of each : Ageratum conyzoides (herbe of bouc pounded), Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), Leucas aspera (madame tombé), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), Dodonaea viscosa (bois of reinette), Cleome viscosa (pissat of chien), Ocimum gratissimum (basilic rouge) , extract the juice, all must provide 4 bottles + 250 gr of molten resin of Calophyllum tacamahaca (tamaka), 60 gr oil of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistache) or oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) , of 60 gr of white wax, Mix all add to the end of 60 grams of gasoline turpentine. Put in jars
H(037) bronchitis, pectoral syrup, 500 gr roots of Achyranthes aspera (herbe à sergent), 500 gr of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistaches maronnes), 500 gr of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), 60 gr of Leucas aspera (madame tombé), 60 gr of flowers of Hypericum chinense (mille pertuis) ,60 gr of Quivisia oppositifolia (café marron ou monbrun), 60 gr balm of Psiadia glutinosa ( l'île plate), 60 gr of Plectranthus rotundifolius (baume du pérou), 125 gr of Clematis mauritiana (arabic gum), 30 gr of Leonotis nepetifolia (Leonurus d'acca), 70 l H2O, decoction, to reduce 6 l + white sugar, make a syrup. VO. 1 poon regularly
Leucas aspera is also involved in the treatment of : H(008) diarrhea, H(014) antipsoric, H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : madame tombé ou marrube blanc (Creole) , poualla toumi (Tamoul)
Lichen rotundatus ( Parmelia perforata W. Culb)
Official name : Lichen rotundatus ( Parmelia perforata W. Culb)
Family : Parmeliaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : Parmelia perforata used for the treatment of : H(037) bronchitis, softener
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : lichen des bois (Creole) , koulpashie (Tamoul)
Linum usitatissimum L.
Official name : Linum usitatissimum L.
Family : Linaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(038), H(094), H(097y), H(193)
Recipes : H(037) pulmonary consumption, infusion of 125 gr of seeds of Linum usitatissimum (lin) in 1 l H2O during 2 h, sieved, let cool in jelly juice add 1 juice of Citrus medica (citron) VO. 1 cup per day
Linum usitatissimum used for the treatment of : H(037) bronchitis, H(038) bladder, H(094) hemorrhoids, H(097y) inflamation of muqueuses, H(193) emollient huileux, softener
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : lin (Creole) , allivery (Tamoul)
Lippia nodiflora (L.) Michx.
Official name : Lippia nodiflora (L.) Michx.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(038), H(093), H(100), H(113)
Recipes : Lippia nodiflora used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(038) bladder, H(093) sting of the poisonous fish " Laffe la boue", H(100) venereal diseases, H(113) inflammation des reins
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : verveine maritime (Creole)
Lomatophyllum macrum (Haw.) Salm-Dyck ex Schult. & Schult. f.
Official name : Lomatophyllum macrum (Haw.) Salm-Dyck ex Schult. & Schult. f.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(045), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : Lomatophyllum macrum used for the treatment of : H(001) chronic ophthalmia, H(006) purgative, H(045) vulnerary, H(104) splenitis, roasted leaves in diseases of the stomach, H(113) arthritis
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : aloes ou mazambrum (Creole), karia polam ou malay kathalai (Tamoul)
Loranthus bojeri Baker
Official name : Loranthus bojeri Baker
Family : Loranthaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(088)
Recipes : Loranthus bojer endémique Réunion and Maurice. plant parasite (grows on many species), used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhea, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois fier ou bois bon dieu (Creole)
Luffa acutangula (L.) Roxb.
Official name : Luffa acutangula (L.) Roxb.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(006), H(068), H(143)
Recipes : H(006) purge and H(055) emetic, 15 à 20 seeds of Luffa acutangula (pipangaye), VO.
Luffa acutangula used for the treatment of : H(002) galactogenic (fruits), H(068) anthelmintic, H(143) smallpox
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : papangaye (Creole) , pirpenkaye (Tamoul)
Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
Official name : Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094) hemorrhoids, Lycopersicon esculentum (pommes d'amour) in one part of fat, evaporate until free of moisture , Several times renew the operation, make an ointment
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pomme d'amour , takalie pallom
Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
Official name : Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(000)
Recipes : Vcanis(000) dog disease, ONS. of Lycopersicon esculentum , RNS
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pomme d'amour , takalie pallom
Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
Official name : Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : Lycopersicon esculentum used for the treatment of : H(094) H(094) hemorrhoids
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pomme d'amour , takalie pallom
Malachra capitata (L.) L.
Official name : Malachra capitata (L.) L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : Malachra capitata used for the treatment of : H(037) cough, H(037) antitussive, H(095x) refreshing
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : mauve à fleurs jaunes (Creole)
Mangifera indica L.
Official name : Mangifera indica L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(051), H(088), H(111), H(118)
Recipes : H(111) burning cold application, application of ash of leaves of Mangifera indica (mango oil, make a dressing
Mangifera indica is also involved in the treatment of : H(007) depurative (fruit), H(008) dysentery, H(051) fevers, H(088) astringent (barks), H(118) pain of throat,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : manguier (Creole) , maam marom (Tamoul)
Manihot esculenta Crantz
Official name : Manihot esculenta Crantz
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Manihot utilissima Pohl
Symptoms : H(003x), H(013), H(093), H(111)
Recipes : H(111) burning cold application of Manihot esculenta (manioc) in slice, crushed and pounded. Sprinkle the dough with the remaining water
Manihot utilissima = Manihot esculenta is also involved in the treatment of : H(003x) resolvent, H(013) ulcers (poultice), H(093) contrepoison of the roots of manioc (suc of leaves)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : manioc (Creole) , maravali karangon (Tamoul)
Maranta arundinaceae L.
Official name : Maranta arundinaceae L.
Family : Marantaceae
Symptoms : H(193)
Recipes : Maranta arundinaceae as H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : arrowroot (Creole), couwa-maou (Tamoul)
Melaleuca cajuputi Powell
Official name : Melaleuca cajuputi Powell
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(116)
Recipes : Melaleuca cajuputi used for the treatment of : H(116) emmenagogue, H(166) spasms
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : caya pouti (Creole), kayya pouti (Tamoul)
Melia azedarach L.
Official name : Melia azedarach L.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(068), H(091)
Recipes : Melia azedarach used for the treatment of :H(051) fever, H(068) vermifuge (barks), H(091) tonic,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : lilas de l'inde (Creole) , malay vembou (Tamoul)
Melilotus officinalis (L.) Pall.
Official name : Melilotus officinalis (L.) Pall.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(088)
Recipes : Melilotus officinalis used for the treatment of : H(037) cough , H(037) antitussive, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : melilot (Creole)
Melissa officinalis L.
Official name : Melissa officinalis L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(007x), H(104)
Recipes : Melissa officinalis used for the treatment of : H(007x) carminative, H(104) stomachic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : melisse officinale (Creole) , parsi kanjam korai (Tamoul)
Melochia pyramidata L.
Official name : Melochia pyramidata L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : Melochia pyramidata used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery ( roots astringent)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe à balais (à fleurs violettes) (Creole)
Mentha viridis (L.) L.
Official name : Mentha viridis (L.) L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(050), H(099), H(116), H(166)
Recipes : Mentha viridis used for the treatment of : H(050) flatulence, H(099) hystery, H(116) emmenagogue, H(166) spasm
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : menthe (Creole) , vididilam (Tamoul)
Mesembryanthemum edule L.
Official name : Mesembryanthemum edule L.
Family : Aizoaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(076), H(088), H(118)
Recipes : Mesembryanthemum edule used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(008) dysentery, H(076) aphthae, H(088) astringent, H(118) sore throat (juice for gargle)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : gookum (Creole)
Michelia champaca L.
Official name : Michelia champaca L.
Family : Magnoliaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(051), H(104), H(116)
Recipes : Michelia champaca used for the treatment of : H(013) anal fistula (seeds and cônes), H(051) fever, H(104) stomachic, H(116) emmenagogue (roots), H(116) amenorrhea
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : champac (Creole) , schembougum (Tamoul)
Michrorhynchus sarmentosus?
Official name : Michrorhynchus sarmentosus?
Family : ?
Symptoms : H(093)
Recipes : H(020) sting of the poisonous fish " Laffe la boue" (Sinanceia verrucosa), roasted tubercle of Michrorhynchus sarmentosus (lastron maritime) as a poultice lukewarm on the sting
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : lastron (maritime) (Creole)
Mimosa pudica L.
Official name : Mimosa pudica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(099), H(118), H(157), H(179)
Recipes : H(157) child convulsion, 125 gr of leaves of raw Mimosa pudica (sensitive), 6 gr of Aeranthus fragrans (fahame), infuse for 8 days in a bottle brandy. VO. Up to 1 year 1/2 teaspoon in 3 of honey. of 1 to 10 years 1 table spoon
Mimosa pudica is also involved in the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(099) calming, H(118) laryngite, H(118) angina, H(179) gravel
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : sensitive (Creole) , tottasiningi (Tamoul)
Mirabilis jalapa L.
Official name : Mirabilis jalapa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(013)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, local application of wrinkled leaves of Mirabilis jalapa (belle of nuit)
H(006) purge, powder of roots of Mirabilis jalapa (belle of nuit), RNS.
Mirabilis jalapa is also involved in the treatment of : H(013) boils, leaves en apllication locale
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : belle de nuit (faux jalap), patrashi ou dimoundaray (Tamoul)
Momordica charantia L.
Official name : Momordica charantia L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(013), H(027y), H(045), H(051), H(068), H(075), H(091)
Recipes : H(027y) to activate lochiae, decoction of leaves of Momordica charantia (margoze) Herbal tea
H(045), vulnerary, infusion of several days of slices of Momordica charantia (margoze) in oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli). Soak a cotton pad applied on recent injuries
Momordica charantia used for the treatment of : H(006) drastique, H(008) cholera, H(013) ulcers, H(051) fevers, H(068) vermifuge, H(075)inappetence, H(091) tonic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : margoze (Creole) , pavei kaye (Tamoul)
Morinda citrifolia L.
Official name : Morinda citrifolia L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Morinda chrysorhiza DC.
Symptoms : H(051), H(055), H(099), H(195)
Recipes : H(055) in poisonings par Manihot esculenta (manioc), juice d'une handfuf of feuille of Morinda citrifolia (tabac marron), VO.
H(099) hystery, pound ensemble flowers,leaves, barks, roots of Moringa oleifera (mouroungue) of façon à avoir 60 gr of juice + 1 pinch of black peper + 60 gr honey. VO. 1 teaspoon toutes les 4 h
H(195) dropsy, decoction of 8gr of barks and roots of Moringa oleifera (mouroungue) of 8 gr of leaves d'Oxalis corymbosa (oseille) of 2g of Piper nigrum (black peper) of Piper longum (poivre long) of salt + 1 bottle H2O, filter VO. 1 cup per day
Morinda citrifolia is also involved in the treatment of H(051) fevers
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : murier de java (Creole) , nonna maron (Tamoul)
Moringa oleifera Lam.
Official name : Moringa oleifera Lam.
Family : Moringaceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(195)
Recipes : H(099) hystery, pound ensemble flowers,leaves, barks, roots of Moringa oleifera (mouroungue) of façon à avoir 60 gr of juice + 1 pinch of black peper + 60 gr honey. VO. 1 teaspoon toutes les 4 h
H(195) dropsy, decoction of 8gr of barks and roots of Moringa oleifera (mouroungue) of 8 gr of leaves d'Oxalis corymbosa (oseille) of 2g of Piper nigrum (black peper) of Piper longum (poivre long) of salt + 1 bottle H2O, filter VO. 1 cup per day
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : mouroungue
Moringa pterygosperma Gaertn.
Official name : Moringa pterygosperma Gaertn.
Family : Moringaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(007), H(053), H(082), H(099), H(113), H(163), H(166), H(195)
Recipes : H(053) otitis, juice of roots of Moringa pterygosperma (mouroungue) in l'oreille
H(082) asthma, to made a syrup: decoction of 250 gr of flowers of Moringa pterygosperma (mouroungue), 60 gr of roots of Artocarpus integrifolia (jagquier) (rouge), 1 bottle of honey, 1 bottle of H2O, to reduce and filter, VO. 1 tablespoon several times a day
H(113) rheumatism + H(163) gout, in equal parts, sap of roots of Moringa pterygosperma (mouroungue), fresch sap of Zingiber officinale (gingembre), VO, on an empty stomach 3-4 tablespoons
Moringa pterygosperma is also involved in the treatment of : H(006) purgative, H(007) diuretic, H(099) hystery, H(166) spasm, H(195) dropsy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : mouroungue (Creole), murangaï maron
Morus latifolia Poir.
Official name : Morus latifolia Poir.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(037), H(068), H(088), H(157)
Recipes : Morus latifolia used for the treatment of : H(006) purgative, H(037) lung disease (bark of the tree), H(068) vermifuge, H(068) tapeworm, H(088) styptique, H(157) child convulsions,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : murier (Creole) , camblipallom (Tamoul)
Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC.
Official name : Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(091), H(094), H(130), H(139)
Recipes : Mucuna pruriens used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(008) cholera, H(091) tonic nerveux, H(094) hemorrhoids, H(130) hemiplegia, H(139) aphrodisiac,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : poil à gratter (Creole) , pounaikali
Musa paradisiaca L.
Official name : Musa paradisiaca L.
Family : Musaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(007), H(008), H(088), H(195)
Recipes : H(195) dropsy, H(005) edema of the feet, 20 cm of Gouania tiliaefolia (liane charretier), a handful of Opuntia tuna (raquettes blanches), some seeds of Gossypium indicum (coton) 1/4 of banana Musa paradisiaca (banane) Malgache, 2 l. H2O
Musa paradisiaca is also involved in the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(008) dysentery, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bananier (Creole), valay (Tamoul)
Mussaenda arcuata Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Mussaenda arcuata Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(037), H(086), H(091), H(100), H(113), H(125)
Recipes : Mussaenda arcuata used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(037) scabies, H(086) scrofules, H(091) marasme, H(100) syphilis, H(113) rheumatism, H(125) sudorific
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : caca poule ou cicrite (Creole)
Mussaenda landia Poir.
Official name : Mussaenda landia Poir.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(075), H(091)
Recipes : Mussaenda landia used for the treatment of : H(051) fevers, H(075) inappetence, H(091) tonic (bark)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : quinquina indigène
Myristica moschata Thunb.
Official name : Myristica moschata Thunb.
Family : Myristicaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(104)
Recipes : Myristica moschata used for the treatment of : H(091) stimulating, H(091) tonic, H(104) stomachic,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : muscadier (Creole) , salicaye (Tamoul)
Myrtus communis L.
Official name : Myrtus communis L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(068), H(088), H(116), H(208)
Recipes : Myrtus communis used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(068) vermifuge, H(088) astringent, H(116) emmenagogue, H(208) aromatic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : myrte (Creole)
Nasturtium officinale R.Br.
Official name : Nasturtium officinale R.Br.
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(196)
Recipes : Nasturtium officinale used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(196) scurvy,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : cresson (Creole)
Nerium oleander L.
Official name : Nerium oleander L.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(092), H(210)
Recipes : Nerium oleander used for the treatment of : H(014) antipsoric, H(092) poison, H(210) narcotic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : laurier rose (Creole) , aralivayr (Tamoul)
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(043), H(169), H(210)
Recipes : Nicotiana tabacum used for the treatment of : H(014) irritant, H(014) antipsoric, H(043) tetanus, H(169) hernia, H(210) narcotic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : tabac (Creole) , poghé élay (Tamoul)
Nigella sativa L.
Official name : Nigella sativa L.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(008), H(026), H(051), H(075), H(104), H(112), H(116), H(135)
Recipes : Nigella sativa used for the treatment of : H(002) galactogenic, H(008) diarrhea, H(026) dysmenorrhea, H(051) fevers, H(075) anorexie, H(104) stomachic, H(112) abortive, H(116) emmenagogue, H(135) indigestion
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : nigelle ou cumin noir (Creole) , karinj siragum (Tamoul)
Nuxia verticillata Lam
Official name : Nuxia verticillata Lam
Family : Buddlejaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(100)
Recipes : Nuxia verticillata used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(100) venereal diseases (barks)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois bouc ou malabar ou maigre (Creole)
Nymphaea stellata Willd.
Official name : Nymphaea stellata Willd.
Family : Nymphaeaceae
Symptoms : H(028t), H(088), H(094), H(099), H(101), H(139x), H(116)
Recipes : Nymphaea stellata used for the treatment of : H(028t) white discharge ("fleurs blanches"), H(099) calming, H(088) astringent, H(094) hemorrhoids, H(099) calming, H(101) menorrhagia (leaves), , H(116) emmenagogue, H(116) amenorrhea, H(139x) anaphrodisiac
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : nénuphar étoilé ou tam-tam (Creole) , alli pou ou tamaimay (Tamoul)
Ochrosia borbonica (Gmel.) Spreng.
Official name : Ochrosia borbonica (Gmel.) Spreng.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008y), H(051), H(075), H(104)
Recipes : Ochrosia borbonica used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(051) fevers, H(104) stomachic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois jaune (quinquina du pays) (Creole)
Ocimum basilicum L.
Official name : Ocimum basilicum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(015), H(053), H(055), H(077), H(100), H(104), H(111), H(108), H(179)
Recipes : H(013) anthrax, 50 gr of pulp of lys of pulp d' Oxalis corymbosa (alleluia) of 30 gr of Ocimum basilicum (basilic à grandes leaves), mélanger, local application, recouvrir d'un cataplasm of farine of lin
H(015) hematuria,decoction of 30 gr of roots of Solanum heterocanthum (petite anguive) of 30 gr of roots of Gossypium indicum (coton) of 30 gr of Opuntia tuna (raquette), of 30 gr of Gouania tiliaefolia (lianne charretier) of 30 gr of banana of Musa paradisiaca (banane), 2 bottles H2O, VO. Herbal tea in 24 h
H(055) in poisonings par Stamonium, 1 à 2 cup d'une decoction of heart of Musa paradisiaca bananier, écrasé and bouilli
H(108) ozène, priser la powder of leaves sèches of Ocimum basilicum (basilic)
H(111) burning cold application of stems of Musa paradisiaca (bananier) in slice, crushed and pounded. Sprinkle the dough with the remaining water
Ocimum basilicum used for the treatment of : H(008) cholérine (cholera?) infantille, H(053) otitis, H(077) vomiting, H(100) gonorrhea, H(104) colic utérine, H(179) nephritis
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : Basilic à grandes feuilles (Creole)
Ocimum gratissimum L.
Official name : Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(019), H(037), H(113), H(186)
Recipes : H(013) ulcers, very good ointment against H(004)wounds of bad character, 500gr of each : Ageratum conyzoides (herbe of bouc pounded), Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), Leucas aspera (madame tombé), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), Dodonaea viscosa (bois of reinette), Cleome viscosa (pissat of chien), Ocimum gratissimum (basilic rouge) , extract the juice, all must provide 4 bottles + 250 gr of molten resin of Calophyllum tacamahaca (tamaka), 60 gr oil of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistache) or oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) , of 60 gr of white wax, Mix all add to the end of 60 grams of gasoline turpentine.Put in jars
Ocimum gratissimum used for the treatment of : H(019) ozène, H(037) catarrh, H(113) rheumatism, H(186) expectorant
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : basilic à grandes feuilles (Creole), tounoutoupatri (Tamoul)
Olea lancea Lam.
Official name : Olea lancea Lam.
Family : Oleaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008y), H(075), H(088)
Recipes : Olea lancea used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(007) diuretic, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois cerf ou olivier sauvage (Creole)
Ophelia chirata Griseb.
Official name : Ophelia chirata Griseb.
Family : Gentianaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(006), H(068), H(075), H(091)
Recipes : H(075)inappetence during one crise of palu, infusion during 6h of 30 gr of Ophelia chirata (chiretta) pounded, 900 gr H20? VO. 30 à 90 gr 3 x/ J add to flavor 4 gr of cinnamon or cloves or crushed cardamom
H(091) tonic bitter (vin of chireta) maceration during 8 days 60 gr of Ophelia chirata (chiretta) pilé,VO. 1 small glass 2x/ j, 1 h avant le repas
Ophelia chirata is also involved in the treatment of : H(051) fevers, H(006) laxative, H(068) vermifuge
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : chiretta (Creole), shairet coochie (Tamoul)
Ophioglossum ovatum Bory
Official name : Ophioglossum ovatum Bory
Family : Ophioglossaceae
Symptoms : H(008y), H(075)
Recipes : Ophioglossum ovatum used for the treatment of : H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : oreille de souris ou l'un dans l'autre ou paille enqueue (Creole)
Opuntia tuna (L.) Mill.
Official name : Opuntia tuna (L.) Mill.
Family : Cactaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(015), H(037), H(095x), H(193), H(195)
Recipes : H(015) hematuria,decoction of 30 gr of roots of Solanum heterocanthum (petite anguive) of 30 gr of roots of Gossypium indicum (coton) of 30 gr of Opuntia tuna (raquette), of 30 gr of Gouania tiliaefolia (lianne charretier) of 30 gr of banana of Musa paradisiaca (banane), 2 bottles H2O, VO. Herbal tea in 24 h
H(195) dropsy, H(005) edema of the feet, 20 cm of Gouania tiliaefolia (liane charretier), a handful of Opuntia tuna (raquettes blanches), some seeds of Gossypium indicum (coton) 1/4 of banana Musa paradisiaca (banane) Malgache, 2 l. H2O
Opuntia tuna used for the treatment of : H(037) bronchitiss (leaves as a poultice), H(095x) refreshing, H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : raquette , sadrakalli (Tamoul)
Oryza sativa L.
Official name : Oryza sativa L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(008y), H(045), H(088), H(092)
Recipes : H(008y) tambave or athrepsia, 30 gr of Phymatodes scolopendria (patte of lézard), 12 gr of Oryza sativa ( riz créole) in powder, 8 gr of Cassia occidentalis (cassepuant), 8 gr of Dracaena ferrea (bois chandelle). Pound all in fine powder and cold maturation in a bottle H2O, 3 teaspooninfant and a large glass for nurse (There are a multitude of remedies for tambave. see the book from p. 100 à 110)
Oryza sativa is also involved in the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(045) antiseptic (riz torréfié), H(088) astringent, H(092) poison (roots)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : riz , arishi ou nellou
Oxalis corymbosa DC.
Official name : Oxalis corymbosa DC.
Family : Oxalidaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(082), H(088), H(145)
Recipes : H(013) abcès, poultice of leaves of Oxalis corymbosa (alleluia)
H(013) anthrax, 50 gr of pulp of lys of pulp d' Oxalis corymbosa (alleluia) of 30 gr of Ocimum basilicum (basilic à grandes leaves), mélanger, local application, recouvrir d'un cataplasm of farine of lin
H(013) abcès, poultice of leaves of Oxalis corymbosa (oseille marrone), local application
H(082) asthma and neuralgic pains, decoction in 1 l H2O, 1 handful of leaves and of bulbes d'Oxalis corymbosa (alleluia), réduire, filter, VO. 1 cup 3X / day
H(195) dropsy, decoction of 8gr of barks and roots of Moringa oleifera (mouroungue) of 8 gr of leaves d'Oxalis corymbosa (oseille) of 2g of Piper nigrum (black peper) of Piper longum (poivre long) of salt + 1 bottle H2O, filter VO. 1 cup per day
Oxalis corymbosa is also involved in the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(037) cough, H(082) asthma, H(088) astringent, H(145) prolapsus anus
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : alleluia ou Grosse Oseille marronne (Creole), pouliaray (Tamoul)
Oxalis repens Thunb.
Official name : Oxalis repens Thunb.
Family : Oxalidaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(088), H(162), H(196)
Recipes : H(007) depurative syrup, 120 gr of each the following plants: Phyllanthus niruri (white curanellie), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanellie rouge), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), roots of Smilax anceps (salsepareille), Oxalis repens (petit trèfle), Davallia tenuifolia (petite fougère), leaves of Cassia alata (catepen), Embelia micrantha (liane poilly), leaves and stems and roots of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), pound all, 2 decoctions + 12 kg of sugar, well cooked in syrup of to get 12 bottles. Dose: 2 tablespoons / day. to repeat the treatment
Oxalis repens is also involved in the treatment of : H(088) astringent (en gargle), H(162) urinary retention, H(196) scurvy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : trèfle (aigre) ou petite oreille maronne (Creole)
Paederia foetida L.
Official name : Paederia foetida L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(013), H(028t), H(193)
Recipes : Paederia foetida used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(007) diuretic, H(013) skin illness, H(013) ulcers vénériens, H(028t) discharge from the urethra, H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : liane k.k. ou lingue (Creole)
Pandanus utilis Bory
Official name : Pandanus utilis Bory
Family : Pandaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(100), H(139)
Recipes : H(139) impotence, VO one decoction of roots of Pandanus utilis (vacoa)
Pandanus utilis used for the treatment of : H(037) hemoptysis, H(100) venereal diseases
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : vacoa (Creole) , tabaye (Creole)
Panicum costatum Roxb.
Official name : Panicum costatum Roxb.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(193)
Recipes : Panicum costatum used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : chiendent bourique (Creole)
Papaver rhoeas L
Official name : Papaver rhoeas L
Family : Papaveraceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(099), H(210)
Recipes : Papaver rhoeas used for the treatment of : H(037) cough, H(099) calming, H(210) hypnotic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : coqueliquot (Creole)
Papaver somniferum L.
Official name : Papaver somniferum L.
Family : Papavaraceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(037)
Recipes : Papaver somniferum used for the treatment of : H(099) calming (capsule), H(099) sedative (enema)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pavot (Creole) , postakayei (Tamoul)
Parmelia perforata (Sm. & Sowerby) Gray
Official name : Parmelia perforata (Sm. & Sowerby) Gray
Family : Parmeliaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(008y), H(075), H(100)
Recipes : Parmelia perforata used for the treatment of : H(013) chancre, H(013) dry patches, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(100) syphilis
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : mousse de roche ou cocarde de roche (Creole) , koul pashi (Tamoul)
Parthenium hysterophorus L.
Official name : Parthenium hysterophorus L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(068)
Recipes : Parthenium hysterophorus used for the treatment of : H(051) fevers, H(068) vermifuge
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe blanche ou camomille du pays (Creole)
Passiflora caerulea L.
Official name : Passiflora caerulea L.
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(116)
Recipes : Passiflora caerulea used for the treatment of: H(116) amenorrhea, H(116) emmenagogue
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : fleurs de la passion (Creole)
Passiflora stipulata Aubl.
Official name : Passiflora stipulata Aubl.
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(055)
Recipes : Passiflora stipulata used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic (roots), H(055) emetic (leaves)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : grenadille (Creole)
Persea gratissima Gaertn.
Official name : Persea gratissima Gaertn.
Family : Lauraceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(075), H(116), H(139)
Recipes : H(116) amenorrhea, 4 gr of heart of Persea gratissima (avocat) of heart of Ricinus communis (ricin rouge) of 4 gr of Euphorbia scordifolia (petite rougette), 1 thimble of barks of Tamarindus indica (tamarin), decoction in 1 1/2 glass to reduce 1 glass, VO. 4 cups per day
Persea gratissima is also involved in the treatment of :H(037) antitussive, H(075) appéritif (bourgeons), H(139) aphrodisiac (fruits),
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : avocat (Creole)
Persica vulgaris Mill.
Official name : Persica vulgaris Mill.
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(033v), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) mild purgative for children, 100 gr of suc of flowers of Persica vulgaris (pécher) + 200 of white sugar, melt in a bain marie, VO. 8 à 30 gr
Persica vulgaris is also involved in the treatment of : H(006) laxative, H(033v) causes infertility (decoction of leaves), H(068) vermifuge, H(104) stomachic, H(104) saburral children state (flowers)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pécher (Creole)
Pharbitis nil (L.) Choisy
Official name : Pharbitis nil (L.) Choisy
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : Pharbitis nil used for the treatment of : H(006) constipation, H(006) purgative (powder of roasted seeds , 2/3 gr.)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : convolvulus ou étoile du matin (Creole) , kodikatan viraii (Tamoul)
Phoenix dactylifera L.
Official name : Phoenix dactylifera L.
Family : Palmae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(100), H(116), H(125), H(162)
Recipes : Phoenix dactylifera used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(008) dysentery, H(100) syphilis, H(116) emmenagogue, H(125) sudorific, H(162) dysuria
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : dattier (Creole) , pericham marum (Tamoul)
Phyllanthus casticum Soy.-Will.
Official name : Phyllanthus casticum Soy.-Will.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Synonyms : Phyllanthus decipiens var. boivinianus (Baill.) Leandri
Symptoms : H(008), H(088)
Recipes : H(008) chronic diarrhea, decoction of 6 gr tops of Dracaena ferrea (bois of chandelle), +/_10 gr of barks of Phyllanthus casticum (casticque) fraîches, 3L H2O, to reduce 2 l, VO.Une cup, regulary
H(101) hemorrhage, decoction of 4 cm of roots of Phyllanthus casticum (castique) in 1 bottle, to reduce one cup, VO with milk, Several times / day
Phyllanthus casticum : used for the treatment of : H(008) diarrhea, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : castique rouge (Creole)
Phyllanthus distichus (L.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Phyllanthus distichus (L.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(126)
Recipes : Phyllanthus distichus used for the treatment of: H(008) dysentery, H(126) hepatitis
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : chérimbolier (Creole), harinelli (Tamoul)
Phyllanthus emblica L.
Official name : Phyllanthus emblica L.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(007)
Recipes : Phyllanthus emblica used for the treatment of: H(006) laxative, H(007) diuretic, H(126) hepatitis H(126) jaundice
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : embélic (Creole), nellikay (Tamoul)
Phyllanthus niruri L.
Official name : Phyllanthus niruri L.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(037)
Recipes : H(007) depurative syrup, 120 gr of each the following plants: Phyllanthus niruri (white curanellie), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanellie rouge), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), roots of Smilax anceps (salsepareille), Oxalis repens (petit trèfle), Davallia tenuifolia (petite fougère), leaves of Cassia alata (catepen), Embelia micrantha (liane poilly), leaves and stems and roots of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), pound all, 2 decoctions + 12 kg of sugar, well cooked in syrup of to get 12 bottles. Dose: 2 tablespoons / day. to repeat the treatment
H(037) spitting blood , some spoons soup of Phyllanthus niruri (curanéllie blanche), Pilea urticifolia (ortie blanche), pound, express the juice. VO 1 teaspoon with with honey, 4 X / day
H(053) otitis, suc of white curanellie + the same amount of olive oil, imbibe a piece of cotton which will be put in the ear
Phyllanthus niruri used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(088) astringent again venereal flow, H(100) gonorrhea
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : nuriri (Creole) , kijanelli (Tamoul)
Phyllanthus niruri auct.
Official name : Phyllanthus niruri auct.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(053), H(088), H(100)
Recipes : Phyllanthus niruri used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(053) otitis, H(088) astringent, H(100) gonorrhea
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : curanellie blanche (Creole) , kuranelly (Tamoul)
Phyllanthus phillyreifolius Poir.
Official name : Phyllanthus phillyreifolius Poir.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(028t), H(088), H(100), H(104), H(116)
Recipes : H(100) leucorrhée ("fleurs blanches"), 4 gr tops of Phyllanthus phillyreifolius (dilo), 1 cup H2O, tisane, VO. Par cup
H(104) renal colic, decoction in 1 l H2O a handful of leaves of Phyllanthus phillyreifolius (bois dilo). VO. A cup of occasionally
Phyllanthus phyllyreaefolius is also involved in the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(008) dysentery, H(028t) white discharge ("fleurs blanches")?, H(088) astringent, H(104) renal colic, H(116) emmenagogue
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois balié la rivière ou bois dilo ou petites feuilles (Creole)
Phyllanthus urinaria L.
Official name : Phyllanthus urinaria L.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(100), H(116), H(162)
Recipes : Phyllanthus urinaria used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(007) diuretic, H(008) dysentery, H(100) syphilis, H(116) emmenagogue, H(162) dysuria
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : curanellie rouge (Creole) , cérou kuranelly (Tamoul)
Phymatosorus scolopendria (Burm. f.) Pic. Serm.
Official name : Phymatosorus scolopendria (Burm. f.) Pic. Serm.
Family : Polypodiaceae
Symptoms : H(008y)
Recipes : H(008y) tambave or athrepsia, 30 gr of Phymatodes scolopendria (patte of lézard), 12 gr of Oryza sativa ( riz créole) in powder, 8 gr of Cassia occidentalis (cassepuant), 8 gr of Dracaena ferrea (bois chandelle). Pound all in fine powder and cold maturation in a bottle H2O, 3 teaspooninfant and a large glass for nurse (There are a multitude of remedies for tambave. see the book from p. 100 à 110)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : patte de lézard (Creole)
Physalis edulis Sims
Official name : Physalis edulis Sims
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(051), H(163)
Recipes : Physalis edulis used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(051) fevers, H(163) gout,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : alkekenge, poquepoque (Creole)
Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name : Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family : Phytolaccaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(055), H(068), H(078), H(086), H(113), H(210)
Recipes : H(094) hemorrhoids, 4 gr of roots en powder of Phytolacca dodecandra (vigne of judée), 60 gr d'axonge (atty substance, white, soft and homogeneous, obtained by fusion of adipose tissue), make an ointment
H(113) rheumatism, 60 gr of crushed roots of Phytolacca dodecandra (vigne of judée) of 500 gr alcohol, macerate 14 days. Dose 2 à 4 gr en cas re acute rheumatism
Phytolacca dodecandra is also involved in the treatment of : H(006) purgative, H(055) emetic, H(068) tapeworm, H(078) cancer, H(086) scrofules, H(210) narcotique
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : vigne de judée ou raisin d'Amérique du phytolaque (Creole)
Pilea urticifolia (L. f.) Blume
Official name : Pilea urticifolia (L. f.) Blume
Family : Urticaceae
Symptoms : H(008y), H(037), H(075), H(088)
Recipes : H(037) spitting blood , some spoons soup of Phyllanthus niruri (curanéllie blanche), Pilea urticifolia (ortie blanche), pound, express the juice. VO 1 teaspoon with with honey, 4 X / day
Pilea urticifolia is also involved in the treatment of : H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus H(015) hematuria, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : ortie blanche (Creole)
Piper betle L.
Official name : Piper betle L.
Family : Piperaceae
Symptoms : H(002x), H(051), H(183)
Recipes : H(002x) to stop milk production poultice of leaves of Piper betle (bétel) heated with fire
Piper betle is also involved in the treatment of : H(051) fevers puissantes, H(183) sialagogue
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bétel (Creole), Véttilé (Tamoul)
Piper borbonense (Miq.) C. DC.
Official name : Piper borbonense (Miq.) C. DC.
Family : Piperaceae
Symptoms : H(028t), H(007), H(091), H(100)
Recipes : Piper borbonense used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic and H(091) stimulating, H(100) gonorrheas and H(028t) white discharge ("fleurs blanches")
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : cubèbe du pays (Creole) , valmoulagoo (Tamoul)
Piper longum L.
Official name : Piper longum L.
Family : Piperaceae
Symptoms : H(195)
Recipes : H(195) dropsy, decoction of 8gr of barks and roots of Moringa oleifera (mouroungue) of 8 gr of leaves d'Oxalis corymbosa (oseille) of 2g of Piper nigrum (black peper) of Piper longum (poivre long) of salt + 1 bottle H2O, filter VO. 1 cup per day
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : poivre noir (Creole)
Piper nigrum L.
Official name : Piper nigrum L.
Family : Piperaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(091), H(099x), H(104), H(118), H(164), H(195)
Recipes : H(118) herpetic angina and tonsillitis: infusion in 1 l H2O of 8 gr of Piper nigrum (black peper), 1 spoon of salt, filter, gargle
H(195) dropsy, decoction of 8gr of barks and roots of Moringa oleifera (mouroungue) of 8 gr of leaves d'Oxalis corymbosa (oseille) of 2g of Piper nigrum (black peper) of Piper longum (poivre long) of salt + 1 bottle H2O, filter VO. 1 cup per day
Piper nigrum used for the treatment of: H(051) fevers, H(091) tonic, H(099x) exciting, H(104) stomachic, H(164) rubefacient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : poivre (Creole) , mellagon (Tamoul)
Piper sylvestre Lam.
Official name : Piper sylvestre Lam.
Family : Piperaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(007), H(015), H(051), H(082), H(104), H(196)
Recipes : H(015) hematuria,decoction, 15 leaves of Piper sylvestre (bétel marron), 1 bottle H2O, to reduce 1 cup, VO. sometimes
Piper sylvestre used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(007) depurative, H(051) fevers, H(082) asthma, H(104) stomatite enfants, H(196) scurvy,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : liane de poivrier ou bétel maron (Creole)
Piper umbellatum L.
Official name : Piper umbellatum L.
Family : Piperaceae
Synonyms : Piper subpeltatum Willd.
Symptoms : H(004), H(037), H(038), H(045)
Recipes : Piper subpeltatum used for the treatment of : H(004) severe wounds, H(037) catarrhs, H(038) bladder, H(038) cystitis, H(045) vulnerary
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : grand baume (Creole)
Pisonia calpidia Steud.
Official name : Pisonia calpidia Steud.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008y), H(075), H(088), H(100)
Recipes : Pisonia calpidia used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(088) astringent, H(100) venereal diseases
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de mapou ou Bambara blanc ou Charlot grandes feuilles (Creole)
Pittosporum senecia Putterlick
Official name : Pittosporum senecia Putterlick
Family : Pittosporaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008y), H(014), H(051), H(075), H(099)
Recipes : H(014) eczema, H(014) psoriasis, hot bath with handles of leaves of Hydrocotyle asiatica (bevilaqua) of Cassia alata (catepen), Pittosporum senacia (bois of cerf), of Premna serratifolia (bois de sureau), of Guazuma tomentosa (cacapoule). Out of the bath bored with oil of catepan
Pittosporum senecia used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(051) fevers, H(099) crises nerveuses
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois cerf odorant ou jolicoeur (Creole)
Plantago lanceolata L.
Official name : Plantago lanceolata L.
Family : Plantaginaceae
Symptoms : H(039), H(088)
Recipes : Plantago lanceolata used for the treatment of : H(039) leeches, H(088) styptique
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : plantin (petit) ou langue de cerf (Creole)
Plantago major L.
Official name : Plantago major L.
Family : Plantaginaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(007), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(091), H(103), H(113), H(124)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, local application of wrinkled leaves of Plantago major (plantin à grande leaves)
Plantago major is also involved in the treatment of: H(001) ophthalmia, H(007) diuretic, H(037) spitting blood, H(051) fevers, H(068) vermifuge, H(091) tonic, H(103) toothache, H(113) rheumatism, H(124) hemorrhage utérine
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : plantin (gros) (Creole)
Plectranthus madagascariensis (Pers.) Benth.
Official name : Plectranthus madagascariensis (Pers.) Benth.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(108), H(186)
Recipes : Plectranthus madagascariensis used for the treatment of : H(037) cough , H(108) influenza, H(186) expectorant
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : petit baume ou omime bâtard (Creole)
Plectranthus rotundifolius (Poir.) Spreng.
Official name : Plectranthus rotundifolius (Poir.) Spreng.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(037), H(186)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, pectoral syrup, 500 gr roots of Achyranthes aspera (herbe à sergent), 500 gr of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistaches maronnes), 500 gr of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), 60 gr of Leucas aspera (madame tombé), 60 gr of flowers of Hypericum chinense (mille pertuis) ,60 gr of Quivisia oppositifolia (café marron ou monbrun), 60 gr balm of Psiadia glutinosa ( l'île plate), 60 gr of Plectranthus rotundifolius (baume du pérou), 125 gr of Clematis mauritiana (arabic gum), 30 gr of Leonotis nepetifolia (Leonurus d'acca), 70 l H2O, decoction, to reduce 6 l + white sugar, make a syrup. VO. 1 poon regularly
Plectranthus rotundifolius used for the treatment of : H(013) ulcers, H(045) vulnerary, H(186) expectorant
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : baume du Pérou (Creole)
Plumbago zeylanica L.
Official name : Plumbago zeylanica L.
Family : Plumbaginaceae
Symptoms : H(094), H(104), H(113), H(164)
Recipes : Plumbago zeylanica used for the treatment of : H(094) hemorrhoids, H(104) dyspepsia, H(113) rheumatism, H(164) rubefacient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : dentelaire (Creole), cittramoulon (Tamoul)
Plumeria retusa Lam.
Official name : Plumeria retusa Lam.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(103), H(193)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, decoction with salt, split of a tender stem into 4 pieces of 12 cm ofof Plumeria retusa (frangipane),rinse mouth.
Plumeria used for the treatment of : H(037) maux of poitrine, H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : franchippanier (Creole), sirmékalli (Tamoul)
Poinciana pulcherrima L.
Official name : Poinciana pulcherrima L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(028t), H(051), H(116)
Recipes : H(108) influenza (p 26) maceration of 1500 gr of leaves of baume of Psiadia glutinosa ( l' île plate) in 1 liter of wine spirit + maceration of 1000 gr of Curcuma longa (safran vert) grated in 1 liter of wine spirit + maceration of 1000 gr of flowers of Poinciana pulcherrima (poincillades) yellow and red in 1 liter of wine spirit. Faire un mélange des sirops of l'île plate 25 gr) of safran vert (10 gr) of Poincilllades (10 gr). one spoon sometimes
Poinciana pulcherrima is also involved in the treatment of : H(051) fevers, H(116) energy emmenagogue (barks)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : aigrette ou poincillade (Creole), mahile kondeypon (Tamoul)
Poinciana regia Bojer
Official name : Poinciana regia Bojer
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : Gymnosporia trigyna used for the treatment of: H(113) rheumatism
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : flamboyant 'Creole), vadanarayanen marom (Tamoul)
Polygonum aviculare L.
Official name : Polygonum aviculare L.
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(007x), H(008y), H(075)
Recipes : Polygonum aviculare used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(007x) carminative, H(008y) tambave, H(068) vermifuge H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(088) astringent (roots)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : renoué
Polygonum poiretii Meisn.
Official name : Polygonum poiretii Meisn.
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(051), H(088), H(091), H(116), H(124)
Recipes : H(116) amenorrhea, 1 cup of decoction of Polygonum poiretii (persicaire) and a tablespoon of juice of Curcuma longa (safran vert)
Polygonum poiretii is also involved in the treatment of : H(007) depurative puissant, H(008) diarrhea, H(051) fevers, H(088) astringent (roots), H(008) flow chroniques (injection dans), H(091) tonic, H(104) dyspepsia, H(124) hemorrhage intermittentes
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : persicaire ou gros ayapana sauvage (Creole)
Polypodium phymatodes L.
Official name : Polypodium phymatodes L.
Family : Polypodiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(008y), H(037), H(075), H(125), H(208)
Recipes : H(037) syrup against the cough, 1 handful of roots and stems of Polypodium phymatodes (polypode) + one bottle H2O, decoction jusquà consistance sirupeuse (enlever le duvet des roots and stems)
Polypodium phymatodes is also involved in the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(075) aperitif, H(125) varicella, H(208) aromatic,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : polypod (Creole)
Polyporus S.P.
Official name : Polyporus S.P.
Family : Polyporaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008y), H(075)
Recipes : Polyporus S.P. used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : champignon du bois de fer (Creole)
Polytrichum commune Hedw.
Official name : Polytrichum commune Hedw.
Family : Polytrichaceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(104)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, 30gr of the soft part of Polytrichum commune (bracken fern), 30 leaves of Citrus bigaradia (bigardier), infusion in 4 cups, sugar, + 1 spoon H2O of orange flowers,(Citrus ×aurantium) VO. 3 cups / day. After 20 days double the dose
Polytrichum commune used for the treatment of : H(104) colic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : fougère marrone (Creole)
Pongamia glabra Vent.
Official name : Pongamia glabra Vent.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(113), H(182)
Recipes : Pongamia glabra used for the treatment of : H(013) ulcers, H(014) scabies, H(014) antipsoric (oil seeds), H(113) rheumatism, H(182) herpes
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pongame (Creole) , pougou maron
Portulaca oleracea L.
Official name : Portulaca oleracea L.
Family : Portulacaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(007), H(068), H(116), H(196)
Recipes : Portulaca oleracea used for the treatment of : H(001) inflammation des yeux (H(088) astringent), H(007) diuretic, H(068) vermifuge, H(116) emmenagogue, H(196) scurvy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pourpier rouge , cori-kiray
Potamogeton natans L.
Official name : Potamogeton natans L.
Family : Potamogetonaceae
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : Potamogeton natans used for the treatment of: H(099) epilepsy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : goemon de rivière (Creole)
Premna serratifolia L.
Official name : Premna serratifolia L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008y), H(014), H(051), H(075), H(095x), H(104)
Recipes : H(008y) tambave or athrepsia, decoction in a bowl H2O a small handful of each substance Dracaena ferrea (bois chandelle), Premna serratifolia (bois de sureau), Hydrocotyle asiatica (bévilaqua rouge), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanélie),Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), leaves of Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), leaves of Caesalpinia bonducella (cadoque), Guazuma tomentosa (caca poule), Cyperus sp. (herbe de mare), VO for he child 1 teaspoon 3 x / day, for the mother 1 cup 3 x / day (There are a multitude of remedies for tambave. see the book from p. 100 à 110)
H(014) eczema, H(014) psoriasis, hot bath with handles of leaves of Hydrocotyle asiatica (bevilaqua) of Cassia alata (catepen), Pittosporum senacia (bois of cerf), of Premna serratifolia (bois de sureau), of Guazuma tomentosa (cacapoule). Out of the bath bored with oil of catepan
Premna serratifolia used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(014) urticaire, H(051) fevers anarsaque, H(095x) refreshing, H(104) stomachic,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois sureau (sauvage) (Creole)
Psiadia glutinosa Jacq.
Official name : Psiadia glutinosa Jacq.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(045), H(082), H(108)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, pectoral syrup, 500 gr roots of Achyranthes aspera (herbe à sergent), 500 gr of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistaches maronnes), 500 gr of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), 60 gr of Leucas aspera (madame tombé), 60 gr of flowers of Hypericum chinense (mille pertuis) ,60 gr of Quivisia oppositifolia (café marron ou monbrun), 60 gr balm of Psiadia glutinosa ( l'île plate), 60 gr of Plectranthus rotundifolius (baume du pérou), 125 gr of Clematis mauritiana (arabic gum), 30 gr of Leonotis nepetifolia (Leonurus d'acca), 70 l H2O, decoction, to reduce 6 l + white sugar, make a syrup. VO. 1 poon regularly
H(108) influenza (p 26) maceration of 1500 gr of leaves of baume of Psiadia glutinosa ( l' île plate) in 1 liter of wine spirit + maceration of 1000 gr of Curcuma longa (safran vert) grated in 1 liter of wine spirit + maceration of 1000 gr of flowers of Poinciana pulcherrima (poincillades) yellow and red in 1 liter of wine spirit. Faire un mélange des sirops of l'île plate 25 gr) of safran vert (10 gr) of Poincilllades (10 gr). one spoon sometimes
Psiadia glutinosa is also involved in the treatment of : H(045) vulnerary puissant, exellent, H(082) asthma
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : baume de l'île plate (Creole)
Psidium pomiferum L.
Official name : Psidium pomiferum L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(015), H(088), H(145)
Recipes : H(015) hematuria, decoction 90 gr of leaves of Eugenia michelii (roussailles) of 90 gr of Psidium pomiferum (goyavier rouge) cotton of Zea mays (maïs) en slices minces, a bottle H2O, to reduce a large cup, filter, VO. For small cups several times a day
H(146) sluggishness of the rectum, decoction of hearts of Psidium pomiferum (goyavier rouge), enema
H(145) prolapsus rectal, lotion with one decoction of leaves of Psidium pomiferum (goyavier) of Eugenia malaccensis (jammalac) of Syzygium jambos (jambrosa)
Psidium pomiferum is also involved in the treatment of : H(008) diarrhea, H(008) dysentery, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : goyavier (Creole) , sivapoukoya (Tamoul)
Psiloxylon mauritianum (Bouton ex Hook. f.) Baill.
Official name : Psiloxylon mauritianum (Bouton ex Hook. f.) Baill.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(088), H(116)
Recipes : Psiloxylon mauritianum used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(088) astringent, H(116) amenorrhea
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois bigayon pou sans écorces (Creole)
Psoralea glandulosa L.
Official name : Psoralea glandulosa L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(068), H(082), H(104), H(173)
Recipes : H(082) asthma and neuralgic pains, decoction in 1 l. H2O, 1 handful of leaves of Psoralea glandulosa (cullen) of Solanum dulcamara (catepen (douce amère)), filter + 2 gr potassium iodide, VO. 1 cup with a bit of milk before and after the crisis, take fresh air
Psoralea glandulosa is also involved in the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(037) bronchitis, H(068) vermifuge, H(104) stomachic, H(173) leprosy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : culen, cullen (Creole) , karboga arissa (Tamoul)
Pterocarpus indicus Willd.
Official name : Pterocarpus indicus Willd.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(088), H(103)
Recipes : Pterocarpus indicus used for the treatment of :H(088) astringent, H(103) toothache
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : sang dragon (Creole) , ouderi vaynghi marom (Tamoul)
Punica granatum L.
Official name : Punica granatum L.
Family : Lythraceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(068), H(082)
Recipes : H(008) chronic diarrhea, decoction of 15', 60 gr of Punica granatum (grenade) barks, 2 gr of Cinnamomum zeylanicum (canelle), 400 gr H2O, VO 45 gr 2 to 3 x / day If diarrhea persists add 5 gouts of laudanum
H(082) asthma and neuralgic pains, bark of Punica granatum (grenade) finely chopped, maceration in one cup d'brandy a few days. CO. 1 tea spoon 8 X / day in a little H2O sugared
Punica granatum used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(068) vermifuge, H(068) tapeworm (barks of roots)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : grenadier (Creole) , madalum (Tamoul)
Pyrethrum indicum Roxb. ex Sims
Official name : Pyrethrum indicum Roxb. ex Sims
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(003), H(014), H(018), H(039), H(088), H(124), H(185), H(222)
Recipes : Pyrethrum indicum used for the treatment of : H(001) sore eyes (leaves en decoction), H(003) contusion and H(004) ecchymoses (poultices), H(004) wound, H(004) injury, H(014) panaris, H(018) headache (leaves en decoction), H(039) insecticide, H(088) astringent, H(124) hemorrhage, H(185) sternutatoire, H(222) ivresse (poude of flowers),
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : saint-andré ou chrisanthème de l'inde (Creole) , semandi (Tamoul)
Quassia amara L.
Official name : Quassia amara L.
Family : Simaroubaceae
Symptoms : H(075), H(104)
Recipes : Quassia amara used for the treatment of : H(075)inappetence, H(104) stomachic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois cassie uu surinam (Creole)
Quisqualis indica L.
Official name : Quisqualis indica L.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : Quisqualis indica used for the treatment of : H(068) vermifuge (seeds), H(068) ténifuge
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : liane vermifuge ou orientale (Creole)
Quivisia mauritiana Baker
Official name : Quivisia mauritiana Baker
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(014), H(026), H(100)
Recipes : Quivisia mauritiana used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(014) antipsorique (leaves), H(026) dysmenorrhea (barks), H(100) gonorrhea,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois quivi (Creole)
Quivisia oppositifolia Cav.
Official name : Quivisia oppositifolia Cav.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(014), H(037), H(038), H(100)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, pectoral syrup, 500 gr roots of Achyranthes aspera (herbe à sergent), 500 gr of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistaches maronnes), 500 gr of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), 60 gr of Leucas aspera (madame tombé), 60 gr of flowers of Hypericum chinense (mille pertuis) ,60 gr of Quivisia oppositifolia (café marron ou monbrun), 60 gr balm of Psiadia glutinosa ( l'île plate), 60 gr of Plectranthus rotundifolius (baume du pérou), 125 gr of Clematis mauritiana (arabic gum), 30 gr of Leonotis nepetifolia (Leonurus d'acca), 70 l H2O, decoction, to reduce 6 l + white sugar, make a syrup. VO. 1 poon regularly
H(038) chylurie, decoction of 30 gr of barks of Quivisia oppositifolia (bois montbrun) in 1 l H20, réduire au 1/3, VO. 1 cup in les 24 h
Quivisia oppositifolia used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(007) diuretics (barks), H(014) antipsoric (leaves), H(100) gonorrhea,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de montbrun ou café marron (Creole)
Rhizophora mucronata Lam.
Official name : Rhizophora mucronata Lam.
Family : Rhizophoraceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(088), H(093)
Recipes : Rhizophora mucronata used for the treatment of : H(051) fevers (leaves), H(088) astringent, H(093) stingof the poisonous fish " Laffe la boue" poultice of leaves
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : manglier (Creole) , apou pounna (Tamoul)
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(006), H(082), H(113), H(116), H(159)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, 4 cups of heart of Ricinus communis (ricin rouge), sugar
H(002) galactogenic, cataplasm of boiled leaves of Ricinus communis (palma christi rouge)
H(116) amenorrhea, 4 gr of heart of Persea gratissima (avocat) of heart of Ricinus communis (ricin rouge) of 4 gr of Euphorbia scordifolia (petite rougette), 1 thimble of barks of Tamarindus indica (tamarin), decoction in 1 1/2 glass to reduce 1 glass, VO. 4 cups per day
Ricinus communis is also involved in the treatment of : H(006) constipation, H(006) purgative (huile), H(082) asthma, H(113) rheumatism, H(116) emmenagogue, H(159) breast enthroatment,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : ricin, palma christi , veulleuk ou sittamounac , amanakou cotai (Tamoul)
Rosa gallica L.
Official name : Rosa gallica L.
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(088)
Recipes : Rosa gallica used for the treatment of: H(001) maux aux yeux (infusion flowers), H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : rosier (Creole) , goulaboupou (Tamoul)
Rosmarinus officinalis L.
Official name : Rosmarinus officinalis L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(144)
Recipes : H(013) breast abscess: one handful of leaves of Dodonaea viscosa (bois of reinette) of Toddalia aculeata (patte poule) of Rosmarinus officinalis (romarin), pound and extract the juice, make an ointment with cerat, local application
H(144) engorging breast, juice of one handful of leaves Dodonaea viscosa (reinette), one handful of leaves of Rosmarinus officinalis (romarin), a handful of Toddalia aculeata (patte poule à piquants), with 20 gr of white wax, coat engorging breast
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : romarin (Creole)
Rubus coesius L.
Official name : Rubus coesius L.
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(088), H(118)
Recipes : Rubus coesius H(088) astringent, H(118) sore throat (leaves),
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : ronse
Rubus sect. rosaefolii Focke
Official name : Rubus sect. rosaefolii Focke
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(088), H(118)
Recipes : Rubus sect. Rosaefolii used for the treatment of : H(088) astringent, H(118) anginas (gargle)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : framboisier (Creole)
Rumex patientia L.
Official name : Rumex patientia L.
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(014) onguent antipsoric ,decoction fresch roots Rumex patientia (patience) + 500 gr H20, pound en paste.Make an ointment with oil of and of lacire
Rumex patientia is also involved in the treatment of : H(013) skin illness
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : patience ou rhubarbe sauvage (Creole)
Ruta graveolens L.
Official name : Ruta graveolens L.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(013), H(051), H(068), H(099x), H(104), H(112), H(116), H(125), H(166)
Recipes : Ruta graveolens used for the treatment of : H(014) scabies, H(013) ulcers (powder of leaves), H(051) fevers, H(068) vermifuge, H(099x) exciting, H(104) stomachic, H(112) abortive, H(116) emmenagogue, H(125) varicella, H(166) spasm
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : rue des jardins (Creole) , arouda (Tamoul)
Saccharum officinarum L.
Official name : Saccharum officinarum L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(037), H(093), H(193)
Recipes : Saccharum officinarum used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretics, H(037) antitussives (tiges), H(037) cough, H(093) antidote poisonous mushrooms, H(193) emollient (roots)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : canne à sucre (Creole), karoumbou (Tamoul)
Salvia coccinea Buc'hoz ex Etl.
Official name : Salvia coccinea Buc'hoz ex Etl.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(088)
Recipes : Salvia coccinea used for the treatment of : H(088) astringent, H(008) dysentery
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : aigrette d'Egypte ou Sauge écarlate (Creole)
Sambuctus nigra L.
Official name : Sambuctus nigra L.
Family : Adoxaceae
Symptoms : H(003x), H(005), H(007), H(125), H(163)
Recipes : Sambuctus nigra used for the treatment of : H(003x) resolvent, H(005) dropsy, H(007) diuretic, H(125) varicella, H(163) gout
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois sureau (de France) (Creole)
Sapindus emarginatus Vahl
Official name : Sapindus emarginatus Vahl
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(082), H(088), H(186)
Recipes : Sapindus omerginatus H(082) asthma, H(088) astringent, H(186) expectorant
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : savonnier (Creole) , pongan cottai (Tamoul)
Saponaria officinalis L.
Official name : Saponaria officinalis L.
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(014), H(125)
Recipes : Saponaria officinalis used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(014) skin illness, H(125) sudorific
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : saponaire de France (Creole)
Sapota achras Mill.
Official name : Sapota achras Mill.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : Sapota achras used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretics (seeds), H(051) fevers (fruits), H(104) H(104) renal colic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : sapotiller (Sapote)
Saraca indica L.
Official name : Saraca indica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(088), H(101)
Recipes : Saraca indica used for the treatment of : H(088) astringent (bark), H(101) menorrhagia
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : jonesia asoka (Creole)
Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Official name : Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(088), H(101)
Recipes : H(038) chronic cystitis, catarrh bladder, decoction of 60 gr of roots and stems of Withania somnifera (poque poque sauvage) of 60 gr of Sarcostemma viminale (lianne sans feuilles) + 1 l H2O VO. in 24 h
Sarcostemma viminale also involved in the treatment of : H(088) astringent, H(101) menorrhea
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : liane sans feuilles ou calé (Creole)
Scaevola koenigii Vahl
Official name : Scaevola koenigii Vahl
Family : Goodeniaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : Scaevola koenigii used for the treatment of: H(093) sting of the poisonous fish " Laffe la boue"
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : veloutier, blanc (Creole)
Schmidelia integrifolia (Willd.) DC.
Official name : Schmidelia integrifolia (Willd.) DC.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(100)
Recipes : Schmidelia integrifolia used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(100) gonorrhea
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois de merles ou 3 feuilles (Creole)
Scutia commersonii Brongn.
Official name : Scutia commersonii Brongn.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(088), H(093)
Recipes : Scutia commersonii used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhea, H(088) astringent (roots), H(093) antidote poisonous fish
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bambaras, bois senti (Creole)
Selaginella concinna (Sw.) Spring
Official name : Selaginella concinna (Sw.) Spring
Family : Selaginellaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(088)
Recipes : saltaginella concinna used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008) diarrhea, H(008) dysentery, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : patte de lézard (Creole)
Semecarpus anacardium L. f.
Official name : Semecarpus anacardium L. f.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(086), H(100), H(113), H(173)
Recipes : Semecarpus anacardium used for the treatment of : H(086) scrofules, H(100) venereal disease, H(113) rheumatism, H(173) leprosy,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : noix à marquer (Creole) , cheram cottai ou shaingeottai (Tamoul)
Semecarpus anacardium L. f.
Official name : Semecarpus anacardium L. f.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(007)
Recipes : Anacardium orientale used for the treatment of : H(005) dropsy, H(007) diuretic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : acajou (Creole), mindiri kottai (Tamoul)
Senebiera didyma (L.) Pers.
Official name : Senebiera didyma (L.) Pers.
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : H(196)
Recipes : Senebiera didyma used for the treatment of : H(196) scurvy
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : cochléaria du pays (Creole)
Senecio ambavilla (Bory) Pers
Official name : Senecio ambavilla (Bory) Pers
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphilis, 500 gr Fumaria muralis (fumeterre vert), 500 gr Smilax anceps (salsepareille) pounded, 250 gr of Senna occidentalis (cassepuante) finely chop, 125 gr Senecio ambavilla (ambaville), 125 gr Stadmannia sideroxylon (bois of fer), mix well and dry in the shade. Decoction every day in a pinch in 2 cups. VO. 1 morning and evening
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : ambaville (Creole)
Senecio appendiculatus Sch.Bip
Official name : Senecio appendiculatus Sch.Bip
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(014), H(037), H(104)
Recipes : Senecio appendiculatus used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008) dysentery, H(014) eruptions of the skin, H(037) cough, H(104) colic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois chèvre (Creole)
Sesamum indicum L.
Official name : Sesamum indicum L.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Synonyms : Sesamum orientale L.
Symptoms : H(002), H(007), H(008), H(013), H(026), H(039), H(045), H(116), H(193)
Recipes : H(013) ulcers, very good ointment against H(004) wounds of bad character, 500gr of each : Ageratum conyzoides (herbe of bouc pounded), Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), Leucas aspera (madame tombé), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), Dodonaea viscosa (bois of reinette), Cleome viscosa (pissat of chien), Ocimum gratissimum (basilic rouge) , extract the juice, all must provide 4 bottles + 250 gr of molten resin of Calophyllum tacamahaca (tamaka), 60 gr oil of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistache) or oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) , of 60 gr of white wax, Mix all add to the end of 60 grams of gasoline turpentine. Put in jars
H(026) dysmenorrhea, H(116) amenorrhea, bath seat from a decoction of seeds of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) and + powdered seeds VO.
H(039) lice, decoction of 100 gr of leaves pounded of Datura alba (leaves du diable) + 200 gr oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli), filter, local application
H(045), vulnerary, infusion of several days of slices of Momordica charantia (margoze) in oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli). Soak a cotton pad applied on recent injuries
Sesamum indicum is also involved in the treatment of : H(002) galactogenic, H(007) powerful diuretic (roots), H(008) child diarrhea, H(116) emmenagogue (seeds), H(116) amenorrhea, H(193) emollient (leaves
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : gingeli ou sésame (Creole), yellou eunnay (Tamoul)
Sida acuta Burm. f.
Official name : Sida acuta Burm. f.
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Sida carpinifolia L.f. , Sida stipulata Cav.
Symptoms : H(020x), H(037), H(051), H(100)
Recipes : H(051) intermittent paludism, decoction a handful of roots of Sida acuta (herbe panier), 1 inch ginger, 1 l H2O , VO. 1 cup entre 2 crises
H(100) leucorrhée ("fleurs blanches"), 4 gr of Sida acuta (herbe à panier )+ 1 cup of sugared milk, VO. Several times / day
Sida carpinifolia = Sida acuta is also involved in the treatment of : H(020x) wasp stings, H(037) cough,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe panier (fleurs roses) ou mauves du pays (Creole)
Sida cordifolia L.
Official name : Sida cordifolia L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(091), H(095x)
Recipes : Sida cordifolia used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic (leaves as a poultice) , H(091) tonic, H(095x) refreshing
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe dure ou panier ou mauve à feuilles veloutées (Creole) , arriva mouc (Tamoul)
Sida rhombifolia L.
Official name : Sida rhombifolia L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(020x), H(037), H(113), H(125)
Recipes : Sida rhombifolia used for the treatment of : H(007) diuretic, H(020x) insect bites (poultice), H(037) consumption, H(113) rheumatism, H(125) varicella
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe balais ou thé bâtard (Creole) , vatta tirippi (Tamoul)
Sideroxylon grandiflorum A. DC.
Official name : Sideroxylon grandiflorum A. DC.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(088), H(118), H(155)
Recipes : H(118) herpetic angina and tonsillitis: decoction in 1 l H2O of 1 handfuf d' barks of Sideroxylon grandiflorum (tambaloque), spoon of salt, gargle
Sideroxylon grandiflorum is also involved in the treatment of : H(088) astringent, H(155) tonsils
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bois tambalacoque (Creole)
Sigesbeckia orientalis L.
Official name : Sigesbeckia orientalis L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(007), H(008y), H(013), H(075), H(100), H(125)
Recipes : H(007) depurative syrup, 120 gr of each the following plants: Phyllanthus niruri (white curanellie), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanellie rouge), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), roots of Smilax anceps (salsepareille), Oxalis repens (petit trèfle), Davallia tenuifolia (petite fougère), leaves of Cassia alata (catepen), Embelia micrantha (liane poilly), leaves and stems and roots of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), pound all, 2 decoctions + 12 kg of sugar, well cooked in syrup of to get 12 bottles. Dose: 2 tablespoons / day. to repeat the treatment
H(008y) tambave or athrepsia, decoction in a bowl H2O a small handful of each substance Dracaena ferrea (bois chandelle), Premna serratifolia (bois de sureau), Hydrocotyle asiatica (bévilaqua rouge), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanélie),Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), leaves of Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), leaves of Caesalpinia bonducella (cadoque), Guazuma tomentosa (caca poule), Cyperus sp. (herbe de mare), VO for he child 1 teaspoon 3 x / day, for the mother 1 cup 3 x / day ( There are a multitude of remedies for tambave. see the book from p. 100 à 110)
H(013) ulcers, very good ointment against H(004)wounds of bad character, 500gr of each : Ageratum conyzoides (herbe of bouc pounded), Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), Leucas aspera (madame tombé), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), Dodonaea viscosa (bois of reinette), Cleome viscosa (pissat of chien), Ocimum gratissimum (basilic rouge) , extract the juice, all must provide 4 bottles + 250 gr of molten resin of Calophyllum tacamahaca (tamaka), 60 gr oil of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistache) or oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) , of 60 gr of white wax, Mix all add to the end of 60 grams of gasoline turpentine. Put in jars
Sigesbeckia orientalis is also involved in the treatment of : H(100) syphilis, H(125) sudorific puissant
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : herbe de flacq ou grasse ou divine ou guérit vite (Creole)
Simarouba amara Aubl.
Official name : Simarouba amara Aubl.
Family : Simaroubaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(088), H(091)
Recipes : Simarouba amara used for the treatment of: H(008) diarrhea, H(008) dysentery, H(051) fevers, H(088) astringent, H(091) tonic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : simarouba de madagascar (Creole)
Smilax anceps Willd.
Official name : Smilax anceps Willd.
Family : Smilacaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(008y), H(075), H(100), H(125)
Recipes : Smilax anceps used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008) dysentery, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(100) syphilis, H(125) sudorific
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : croc de chien ou salsepareille du pays (Creole) , paringai pattai (Tamoul)
Smilax anceps Willd.
Official name : Smilax anceps Willd.
Family : Smilacaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(008y), H(068), H(075), H(100), H(104), H(125)
Recipes : H(007) depurative syrup, 120 gr of each the following plants: Phyllanthus niruri (white curanellie), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanellie rouge), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), roots of Smilax anceps (salsepareille), Oxalis repens (petit trèfle), Davallia tenuifolia (petite fougère), leaves of Cassia alata (catepen), Embelia micrantha (liane poilly), leaves and stems and roots of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), pound all, 2 decoctions + 12 kg of sugar, well cooked in syrup of to get 12 bottles. Dose: 2 tablespoons / day. to repeat the treatment
H(068) verminous affections, 125 gr flowers and summits of Senecio ambavilla (ambaville) of 500 gr of Fumaria muralis (fumeterre vert) of 500gr of Smilax anceps (croc of chien) pounded of 250 gr of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante) of 125 gr of bark of the root of Stadmannia sideroxylon (bois of fer). Ambaville and casse puante fine-cut. Dry everything in the shade. VO decoction of a pinch in 2 cups morning and evening. Taking aloe morning by lying
H(100) syphilis, 500 gr Fumaria muralis (fumeterre vert), 500 gr Smilax anceps (salsepareille) pounded, 250 gr of Senna occidentalis (cassepuante) finely chop, 125 gr Senecio ambavilla (ambaville), 125 gr Stadmannia sideroxylon (bois of fer), mix well and dry in the shade. Decoction every day in a pinch in 2 cups. VO. 1 morning and evening
Smilax anceps used for the treatment of : H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(008) dysentery, H(104) enteritis, H(104) stomachic, H(125) sudorific
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : salsepareille (indigène, croc de chine, squine) (Creole) , paringay pattai (Tamoul)
Solanum auriculatum Aiton
Official name : Solanum auriculatum Aiton
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Solanum auriculatum used for the treatment of : Veq(068) wormer for horses
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : tabac marron (Creole) , cat-poghé élay (Tamoul)
Solanum auriculatum Aiton
Official name : Solanum auriculatum Aiton
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(078), H(092), H(094)
Recipes : H(094) hemorrhoids,bath seat from a leaf decoction of Solanum auriculatum (tabac marron)
Solanum auriculatum used for the treatment of : H(014) antipsoric, H(078) pedicle affections, H(092) anti poison cassava
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : tabac marron (Creole) , cat-poghé élay (Tamoul)
Solanum dulcamara L.
Official name : Solanum dulcamara L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(008y), H(014), H(075), H(082), H(100)
Recipes : H(082) asthma and neuralgic pains, decoction in 1 l. H2O, 1 handful of leaves of Psoralea glandulosa (cullen) of Solanum dulcamara (catepen (douce amère)), filter + 2 gr potassium iodide, VO. 1 cup with a bit of milk before and after the crisis, take fresh air
Solanum dulcamara is also involved in the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(014) dermatoses, H(100) syphilis
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : douce amère (Creole)
Solanum heterocanthum Dunal
Official name : Solanum heterocanthum Dunal
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(015), H(075), H(104)
Recipes : H(015) hematuria,decoction of 30 gr of roots of Solanum heterocanthum (petite anguive) of 30 gr of roots of Gossypium indicum (coton) of 30 gr of Opuntia tuna (raquette), of 30 gr of Gouania tiliaefolia (lianne charretier) of 30 gr of banana of Musa paradisiaca (banane), 2 bottles H2O, VO. Herbal tea in 24 h
Solanum heterocanthum is also involved in the treatment of:H(075)inappetence, H(104) stomachic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : anguive petite bâtarde (Creole)
Solanum indicum L.
Official name : Solanum indicum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(100), H(103), H(162), H(183), H(186)
Recipes : H(100) flow, decoction a branch Solanum indicum (anguive marrone) with flowers and fruits + 7 hearts of haroungue in 750 gr H20, to reduce 1 large cup. VO. At will
Solanum indicum used for the treatment of: H(037) bronchitis, H(051) fever, H(103) toothache, H(162) dysuria, H(183) sialagogue, H(186) expectorant
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : anguive ou bringelle maronne (Creole), moulli kattr (Tamoul)
Solanum macrocarpon L.
Official name : Solanum macrocarpon L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(075)
Recipes : Solanum macrocarpon used for the treatment of:H(051) fevers, H(075)inappetence, H(104) stomachic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : anguive (grosse) (Creole), candang kattri (Tamoul)
Solanum nigrum L.
Official name : Solanum nigrum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum judaicum Bess
Symptoms : H(076), H(099), H(104), H(162y), H(193)
Recipes : H(076) aphthae,juice of a handful of Solanum nigrum (brède marin) + honey, rinse mouth, rub the affected part + purge
H(104) abdominal pain, H(162y) inflammation of the bladder, applying a poultice of Amaranthus spinosus (pariétaire à piquants) of Solanum nigrum (brède marin)
Solanum nigrum used for the treatment of: H(099) sedative, H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : brède martin (Creole), manatakali (Tamoul)
Solanum tuberosum L.
Official name : Solanum tuberosum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(111), H(193)
Recipes : H(111) burning cold application of Solanum tuberosum (pomme of terre) in slice, crushed and pounded. Sprinkle the dough with the remaining water
Solanum tuberosum used for the treatment of : H(104) burns (poultice), H(193) emollient
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : pomme de terre , ourlay killangon
Spilanthes acmella (L.) Murray
Official name : Spilanthes acmella (L.) Murray
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(007), H(082), H(091), H(103), H(179), H(183), H(196)
Recipes : Spilanthes acmella used for the treatment of: H(005) dropsy, H(007) diuretic, H(082) asthma, H(091) tonic, H(103) toothache, H(179) nephritiss, H(183) sialagogue, H(196) gums in case of scurvy of the mouth
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
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