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Reference : HK 24

Author(s) : Kasuku, W., F. Lula, J. Paulus, N. Ngiefu & Dr. Kaluila
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes utilisées pour le traitement du paludisme à Kinshasa (R.D.C.). Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 13, 95 - 102, (1999)
Reference HK 24 has information about 36 plants :
Acacia albida Del.
Official name : Acacia albida Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Faidherbia albida (Delile) A. Chev.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, roots, maceration H2O, VO., morning and evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kinvisilu
Acacia raddiana Savi
Official name : Acacia raddiana Savi
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, roots, maceration, VO., 2 X during 2 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mpesi - mpesi
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves + barks Adansonia digitata, leaves Carica papaya, Ocimum gratissimum, steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : nkondo
Aframomum sp.
Official name : Aframomum sp.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, Hymenocardia acida, Aframomum sp., Vitex madiensis, Annona senegalensis, Chenopodium ambrosioides, leaves, decoction (H2O) , VO., prevention
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : not registered
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, root of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kimbusila
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, Annona senegalensis, Cassia occidentalis, Caetocarpus africanus, leaves, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(051) paludism, Hymenocardia acida, Aframomum sp., Vitex madiensis, Annona senegalensis, Chenopodium ambrosioides, leaves, decoction (H2O) , VO., prevention
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mihala
Boerhavia diffusa L.
Official name : Boerhavia diffusa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, whole plants of Boerhavia diffusa of Morinda morindoïdes, decoction, bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : epuchya
Brillantaisia patula T. Anderson
Official name : Brillantaisia patula T. Anderson
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) to protect again paludism, leaves of Brillantaisia patula, decoction, VO. during 2 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : lemba-lemba
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Capsicum frutescens fruits pounded, maceration, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : pilipili
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves + barks Adansonia digitata, leaves Carica papaya, Ocimum gratissimum, steam bath
H(051) paludism, leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : payipayi
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, Annona senegalensis, Cassia occidentalis, Caetocarpus africanus, leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051) paludism, stems, leaves, decoction (H2O), 1 glas / day during 5 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : lukunda bajanyi
Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Official name : Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Synonyms : Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, whole plant, decoction (H2O) (H2O)(H2O)(H2O)or maceration, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves, decoction (H2O) (H2O)(H2O)(H2O)or maceration, VO.
H(051) paludism, Hymenocardia acida, Aframomum sp., Vitex madiensis, Annona senegalensis, Chenopodium ambrosioides, leaves, decoction (H2O), VO., prevention
H(051) paludism, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Capsicum frutescens fruits pounded, maceration, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : musudi - sudi
Cinchona succirubra Pav.
Official name : Cinchona succirubra Pav.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, whole plant, infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kinini
Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott & Endl.
Official name : Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott & Endl.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Sterculia acuminata P. Beauv.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fruits,chewed, 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : dikasu
Coleus kilimandschari Guerke
Official name : Coleus kilimandschari Guerke
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves are chewed after the extraction of the hot juice
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mushubya
Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Official name : Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Rondeletia africana T. Winterb.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, roots pounded, maceration in palm wine, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : milolo
Cyperus articulatus L.
Official name : Cyperus articulatus L.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, roots, juice, massage
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : tsaku - tsaku
Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Official name : Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Family : Palmae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fruit, oil body massage
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mbila
Euphorbia hirta L.
Official name : Euphorbia hirta L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia pilulifera var. procumbens Boiss. , Euphorbia hirta var. procumbens Br. , Chamaesyce hirta (L.) Millsp.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction (H2O) whole plant
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mogbio - niangi
Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Official name : Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, Hymenocardia acida, Aframomum sp., Vitex madiensis, Annona senegalensis, Chenopodium ambrosioides, leaves, decoction (H2O), VO., prevention
H(051) paludism, Tephrosia vogelii, Hymenocardia acida , leaves + barks, fumigation, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mpeti
Hyptis suaveolens Poit.
Official name : Hyptis suaveolens Poit.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mubanvu - mbavu
Lantana camara L.
Official name : Lantana camara L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Lantana antidotalis Thonning.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, stems, leaves, infusion, VO., during 3 days, morning, midday, evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mavi - ya - kuku
Mangifera indica L.
Official name : Mangifera indica L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, Mangifera indica, Ocimum gratissimum, Vitex madiensis, leaves, fumigation, 2X /day during 1 day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : manga
Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Official name : Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Sarcocephalus russeggeri Schweinf. , Sarcocephalus latifolius (Smith) Bruce , Sarcocephalus esculentus Afzel. ex Sabine
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves pounded, maceration in palm wine, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kilolo ki kwango
Ocimum gratissimum L.
Official name : Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, Mangifera indica, Ocimum gratissimum, Vitex madiensis, leaves, fumigation, 2X /day during 1 day
H(051) paludism, leaves + barks Adansonia digitata, leaves Carica papaya, Ocimum gratissimum, steam bath
H(051) paludism, Ocimum gratissimum, Aframomum albo-violaceum, leaves, fumigation or bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : lemba - lemba
Ocimum suave Willd.
Official name : Ocimum suave Willd.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, Ocimum trichodon, Morinda morindoides, leaves + roots, decoction (H2O), VO., prevention
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : umwenya
Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Official name : Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves or fruits pounded, maceration, VO. during 2 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : bonga
Phyllanthus niruri auct.
Official name : Phyllanthus niruri auct.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, plant of Phyllanthus niruri, to chew and swallow the juice
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : atsoke
Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Official name : Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Morinda morindoïdes, decoction , VO. during 3 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mubande
Sida acuta Burm. f.
Official name : Sida acuta Burm. f.
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Sida carpinifolia L.f. , Sida stipulata Cav.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves, maceration, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mupuku - puku
Solanum sp.
Official name : Solanum sp.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) to protect again paludism, leaves of Solanum sp. of Morinda morindoïdes, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : bilolo
Sterculia setigera Del.
Official name : Sterculia setigera Del.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Sterculia tomentosa Guill. & Perr.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, Sterculia sestemra, Morinda morindoides, barks, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : umwetu
Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Official name : Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, Tephrosia vogelii, Hymenocardia acida , leaves + barks, fumigation, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : isoho
Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsley) A. Gray
Official name : Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsley) A. Gray
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves, decoction, enema
H(051) paludism, leaves, infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mukadi kadi
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves, decoction, enema
H(051) paludism, leaves, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kongo bululu ya mboka
Vitex madiensis Oliv.
Official name : Vitex madiensis Oliv.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, barks of Vitex madiensis, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kifiyu