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Reference : HH 05

Author(s) : Hulstaert, G.
Title : Notes de Botanique Mongo. Acad. Roy. des Sc. d'Outre- Mer, Classe des Sc. Nat. & Méd., N.S. XV-3, 212 p., (1966)
Reference HH 05 has information about 61 plants :
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(103), H(104), H(131), H(155)
Recipes : H(037), roots scrapeds of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, rape pounded fruit of Aframomum melegueta, to dilute, VO.
H(131) , roots scrapeds of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, rape pounded fruit of Aframomum melegueta, pulp, local application
H(155), H(104), seeds of Aframomum, to chews
H(103), seeds of Aframomum, dried, pounded, local application + salt
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Aframomum sp.
Official name : Aframomum sp.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(037), H(038), H(041), H(068), H(100), H(118), H(131)
Recipes : H(006), barks stem, branch, trunk, of Scorodophleus zenkeri, to scrape, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp. , maceration, VO.
H(006), grinded leaves of Coleus sp. + H2O, V.O. + fruit Aframomum sp.
H(008), H(038), barks stem, branch, trunk of Conopharyngia durissima, to scrape, to grind, to filter, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., to grind, to filter, VO.
H(008), barks stem, branch, trunk of Saba comorensis, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., raclage, VO.
H(008), leaves of Culcasia scandens, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, VO.
H(037), leaves of Zea mays, fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, VO.
H(037), stem without leaves of Costus afer, fruit non mature of Afromomum sp., to scrape, VO.
H(038), inflorescence of Setaria megaphylla, fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, to grind, to filter, VO.
H(038), leaves of Scleria barteri, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, VO.
H(041) gangrène, young leaves of Aframomum sp., en local application
H(068) intestinal parasitism, tubercle of Ipomoea digitata, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., pilé, to dilute in palm oil, VO. (en preventive)
H(100) syph, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., Hibiscus sp., local application
H(100) syph, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., leaves of Hibiscus cannabinus., local application - - H(100), young leaves of Piper umbellatum, softened by the heat of fire, fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, local application
H(118) rhino-pharingitis, barks stem, branch, trunk raclé of Copaifera milletdbraedii, fruit non mature of Aframomum sp., to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(131), leaves of Thomandersia laurifolia, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, decoction (H2O) , local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(022)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) , leaves softened in fire of Ageratum conyzoides, local application
H(022), leaves softened in fire, Ageratum conyzoides, juice of Costus afer, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Official name : Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(103)
Recipes : H(004), H(103) caries, barks stems, twigs, trunk of Albizia adianthifolia, to scrape, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Alstonia congensis Engl.
Official name : Alstonia congensis Engl.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Alstonia gilletii De Wild.
Symptoms : H(022), H(031), H(037)
Recipes : H(022) delivery with dificulties, barks of stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis, maceration (H2O), enema
H(031) intercostal pain, decoction (H2O) barks of stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis, VO. + frictions
H(037) cough, leaves of Alstonia congensis, to dry at the heat of the fire, fumigation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Annona muricata L.
Official name : Annona muricata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055), leaves of Annona muricata, to macerate, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(068)
Recipes : H(004), stems barks, trunc, twigs, scraped, local application
H(068), epicarp, maceration, filter, V.O.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anders.
Official name : Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anders.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) to the finger, to the legs, leaves of Asystasia gangetica, to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) child, friction with leaves, bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(037), H(094), H(103)
Recipes : H(037), unripe fruit of Carica papaya, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(094), unripe fruit of Capsicum, in rectum
H(103) decayed tooths, barks stem, branch, trunk of Scorodophleus zenkeri, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to scrape, local application
H(103) decayed tooths, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Carapa procera DC.
Official name : Carapa procera DC.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(041), H(045), H(104)
Recipes : H(041), stems barks, trunk, twigs, juice o Carapa procera, local application
H(045), stems barks, trunk, twigs, juice of Carapa., local application
H(104), stems barks, trunk, twigs of Carapa6/12/2004, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(037)
Recipes : H(006), leaves of Carica papaya, RNS., enema
H(037), unripe fruit of Carica papaya, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(014), H(112), H(169)
Recipes : H(014) mycosis, young leaves of Cassia alata, friction
H(112), leaves of Cassia., decoction (H2O), enema
H(169), dried leaves on fire of Cassia., local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(014), H(104)
Recipes : H(014), leaves pounded of Cassia occidentalis, frictions
H(104), decoction (H2O) of leaves of Cassia, enema
H(104) juice leaves of Cassia, frictions
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Celosia trigyna L.
Official name : Celosia trigyna L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), sap of Celosia trigyna, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus adenocaulis Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Cissus adenocaulis Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(127)
Recipes : H(037), leaves of Cissus adenocaulis of Cissus aralioides of Hymenocardia ulmoides of Ocimum gratissimum, to pound, VO.
H(127) child, rhizome of Cissus adenocaulis, decoction (H2O), to filter, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus aralioides (Baker) Planch.
Official name : Cissus aralioides (Baker) Planch.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(031), H(037), H(068), H(082)
Recipes : H(031), H(082) dyspnea, leaves of Cissus aralioides softened by the heat of fire, local application
H(037), leaves of Cissus adenocaulis of Cissus aralioides of Hymenocardia ulmoides of Ocimum gratissimum, to pound, VO.
H(068) intestinal parasitim, leaves of Cissus aralioides softened by the heat of fire, sap of Costus afer, to dilute, VO
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Citrus ×aurantium L.
Official name : Citrus ×aurantium L.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck , Citrus paradisi Macfad
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) new born diarrhoea, leaves decoction of Citrus aurantium, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Coleus sp.
Official name : Coleus sp.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006), leaves of Coleus sp, to grind + H2O, VO. + fruit Aframomum sp., RNS.
H(006), whole plant of Coleus sp, grinded + H2O, V.O.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Combretum sp.
Official name : Combretum sp.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(100)
Recipes : H(013) ulcer, H(100) syph., leaves juice, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Culcasia scandens P. Beauv.
Official name : Culcasia scandens P. Beauv.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(113), H(104), H(157)
Recipes : H(037) pneumo., H(113) rhumatism, leaves of Culcasia scandens, local application
H(104), pounded leaves of Culcasia scandens, VO., + Aframomum sp.
H(157) child, juice of pounded leaves of Culcasia, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Dioscorea dumetorum (Kunth) Pax
Official name : Dioscorea dumetorum (Kunth) Pax
Family : Dioscoreaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(037)
Recipes : H(013) skin ulcer, decoction (H2O), tubercle of Dioscorea dumetorum, bath
H(037) child, old tubercle of Dioscorea dumetorum , to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Official name : Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Family : Palmae
Symptoms : H(006), H(037), H(038), H(041)
Recipes : H(006), pedoncles of Elaeis guineensis, decoction (H2O), enema
H(037), pulp du fruit after extraction of the oil of Elaeis guineensis, stem without leaves of Costus afer, to dry, fumigation
H(038), young leaves of Elaeis guineensis, fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, to filter, VO.
H(041), pulp fruit of Elaeis, to clean, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Erythrococca oleracea (Prain) Prain
Official name : Erythrococca oleracea (Prain) Prain
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(100)
Recipes : H(004), leaves of Erythrococca oleracera, to pound, local application
H(100) syph., sap leaves of Erythrococca., local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Official name : Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Erythrophleum suaveolens (Guill. & Perr.) Brenan
Symptoms : H(004), H(038)
Recipes : H(004), barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, decoction, to wash
H(038), barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, decoction, hip bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name : Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sur Forssk.
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus capensis, decoction (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Official name : Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Cleome gynandra L. , Gynandropsis pentaphylla DC.
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053), leaves juice, drops in ears
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) itch, barks stem, branch, trunk of Harungana madagascariesnsis, decoction (H2O), bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Official name : Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syph, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., leaves of Hibiscus cannabinus., local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Hibiscus sp.
Official name : Hibiscus sp.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syph, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., leaves of Hibiscus sp., local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ipomoea mauritiana Jacq.
Official name : Ipomoea mauritiana Jacq.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Synonyms : Ipomoea digitata auct.
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(013), stem with young leaves of Ipomoea digitata, to pound, local application
H(068) intestinal parasitism , tubercle of Ipomoea digitata, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, to dilute in palm oil, VO. (en preventive)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Kalanchoe crenata (Andr.) Haw.
Official name : Kalanchoe crenata (Andr.) Haw.
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(018)
Recipes : H(014), leaves juice of Kalanchoe crenata, to dilute in palm oil, friction
H(018), sap of Kalanchoe., to snuff
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Official name : Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), leaves of Leonotis nepetaefolia, to grind, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Lippia adoensis Hochst. ex Walp.
Official name : Lippia adoensis Hochst. ex Walp.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) not fot pregnant women, leaves of Lippia adoensis , softened by the heat of fire, to grind, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Mammea africana Sabine
Official name : Mammea africana Sabine
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(041), H(100), H(111)
Recipes : H(014) mange,H(014) tinea, H(100) syphilis, decoction of barks of stems, twigs, trunk of Mammea africana, bath
H(041) gangrene, maceration of barks of stems, twigs, trunk of Mammea africana, cold bath
H(111) burn, local application of la resin
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Milicia excelsa (Welw.) C.C. Berg
Official name : Milicia excelsa (Welw.) C.C. Berg
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Chlorophora excelsa (Welw) Benth. & Hook.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), barks stem, branche, trunk of Chlorophora excelsa, to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Official name : Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Family : Musaceae
Synonyms : Musa ×sapientum L.
Symptoms : H(004), H(055)
Recipes : H(004), stem without bark of Musa paradisiaca, local application
H(055), rotten stem without leaves of Musa paradisiaca, to grind, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Musa sp.
Official name : Musa sp.
Family : Musaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) child , leaves, flowers of Impatiens matammensis, Musa sp., to grind, bath
H(051) child, spathe of Musa sp., to grind, bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(100)
Recipes : H(014) itch, H(100) syph., leaves of Nicotiana tabacum softened by the heat of fire, to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ocimum americanum L.
Official name : Ocimum americanum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(014)
Recipes : H(007), juice leaves in H2O of Ocimum americanum, filter, VO.
H(014) itch, maceration of the whole plant of Ocimum americanum, bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ocimum gratissimum L.
Official name : Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(037), leaves of Cissus adenocaulis of Cissus aralioides of Hymenocardia ulmoides of Ocimum gratissimum, to pound, VO.
H(103) decayed tooths, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to pound, local application
H(104), whole plant of Ocimum., RNS., VO.
H(112), leaves of Ocimum., to pound, decoction (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Official name : Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(014), H(041)
Recipes : H(004),H(014), H(131), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra macrophylla, decoction (H2O), bath
H(041) gangrene, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra., to scrape, local application
H(100), leaves juice of Pentaclethra., local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Pentadiplandra brazzeana Baill.
Official name : Pentadiplandra brazzeana Baill.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(037), H(038), H(094), H(109), H(131), H(173)
Recipes : H(014) itch, scraped roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana + palm oil, friction
H(037), scraped roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, ripe fruit to pound of Aframomum melegueta, to dilute, VO.
H(038), scraped roots of Pentadiplandra., VO. + palm fruit
H(094), scraped roots of Pentadiplandra., local application
H(109), scraped roots of Pentadiplandra., to dilute, enema
H(131), scraped roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, ripe fruit to pound of Aframomum melegueta, pulp, local application
H(173), roots of Pentadiplandra., to scrape, to pound, + kaolin, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Phyllanthus niruri auct.
Official name : Phyllanthus niruri auct.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(103)
Recipes : H(004) wound, whole plant of Phyllanthus niruri, dried by sun, pounded, local application
H(004) wound, leaves juice of Phyllanthus, local application
H(103) caries, odontalgie, whole plant of Phyllanthus niruri, dried by sun, pounded + local salt, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Phyllanthus nummulariifolius Poiret
Official name : Phyllanthus nummulariifolius Poiret
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(127)
Recipes : H(127),whole plant of Phyllanthus nummulariifolius, RNS
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name : Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family : Phytolaccaceae
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002), ONS. of Phytolacca dodecandra, RNS., VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Piper umbellatum L.
Official name : Piper umbellatum L.
Family : Piperaceae
Synonyms : Piper subpeltatum Willd.
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(006), H(104), H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(004) wound, stem without leaves of Piper umbellatum, local application
H(006), leaves to pound of Piper., VO.
H(006) + H(104), leaves of Piper., to pound, to filter, VO.
H(100), young leaves of Piper umbellatum, softened by the heat of fire, fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, local application
H(113) rheumatism, leaves of Piper., to grind, friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Official name : Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) colic, raped roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria, decoction, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Saba comorensis (Bojer) Pichon
Official name : Saba comorensis (Bojer) Pichon
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Landolphia comorensis (Bojer ex A. DC.) K. Schum.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), barks stems , twigs, trunk of Saba comorensis, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., to scrape, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Saccharum officinarum L.
Official name : Saccharum officinarum L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), leaves of Pseudospondias microcarpa, sap of Saccharum officinarum, to pound, decoction, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Schwenckia americana L.
Official name : Schwenckia americana L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(041)
Recipes : H(041), ONS. of Schwenckia americana, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Setaria megaphylla (Steud.) Dur. & Schinz
Official name : Setaria megaphylla (Steud.) Dur. & Schinz
Family : Poaceae
Synonyms : Setaria chevalieri Stapf
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038), inflorescences of Setaria megaphylla, fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, to grind, to filter, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Sida rhombifolia L.
Official name : Sida rhombifolia L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(104)
Recipes : H(013), leaves of Sida rhombifolia, stem without leaves of Costus afer, to pound, local application
H(104) child, leaves of Sida rhombifolia, to grind, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv.
Official name : Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Spathodea campanulata, to scrape, VO
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Spilanthes acmella (L.) Murray
Official name : Spilanthes acmella (L.) Murray
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) decayed tooths, leaves, flowers of Spilanthes acmella, to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Official name : Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112), leaves of Tephrosia vogelii , to grind + H2O, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Official name : Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(051), H(112)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(112), decoction (H2O) barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, enema
H(051), decoction (H2O) barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Vernonia jugalis Oliv. & Hiern
Official name : Vernonia jugalis Oliv. & Hiern
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syph., leaves of Vernonia jugalis, triturate, juice or carbonisation, local application + he-goat excrement
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Vitex doniana Sweet
Official name : Vitex doniana Sweet
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137) pelvic, barks stem, branch, trunk, decoction, to filter, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Zanthoxylum gilletii (De Wild.) P. G. Waterman
Official name : Zanthoxylum gilletii (De Wild.) P. G. Waterman
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Fagara macrophylla (Oliv.) Engl. , Fagara macrophylla (Oliv.) Engl. var. preussi Engl , Fagara inaequalis Engl.
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(068), barks stem, branch, trunk of Maba chrysocarpa of Fagara macrophylla ... var. preussi, RNS., VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Zea mays L.
Official name : Zea mays L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(055)
Recipes : H(037), leaves of Zea mays, fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, VO.
H(055), leaves of Zea mays, to grind, VO. (strong dosis)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered