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Reference : HN 10

Author(s) : Novy, J.W.
Title : Medicinal plants of the eastern region of Madagascar. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 55, pp. 119 - 126, (1997)
Reference HN 10 has information about 23 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), chewed stems of Abrus precatorius
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : voamason'amboatorana
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), leaves, infusion, VO.
H(008), juice, V.O
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : ahiboay, fotsivoana, hanitrapantsaka
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(126)
Recipes : H(104) ulcer, H(126), roots, infusion, V.O.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : anampatsy
Anacardium occidentale L.
Official name : Anacardium occidentale L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171), leaves, infusion, V.O
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : voambarika, mabibo
Annona muricata L.
Official name : Annona muricata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(034), H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(034), H(051) paludism, H(126), leaves, infusion, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : corossol
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151), leaves, soup, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : tsipolitra
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) ulcer, leaves, infusion, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : papaya
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(051), H(091), H(104), H(135)
Recipes : H(051), H(091),H(104), H(135), roots, infusion, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : voantsironiangatra, vantsirokonangatra
Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Official name : Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), leaves, infusionV.O. or chewed
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : telapetraka
Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Official name : Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Synonyms : Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), roots, infusion, V.O.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : papaya
Commelina benghalensis L.
Official name : Commelina benghalensis L.
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001), stems, maceration H2O, local application
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : tsimativonoina
Elephantopus plurisetus (O. Hoffm.) Clonts
Official name : Elephantopus plurisetus (O. Hoffm.) Clonts
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Elephantopus scaber L.
Symptoms : H(051), H(008), H(104), H(135)
Recipes : H(051) + H(008), leaves, juice, V.O.
H(104), H(135), leaves, infusion, V.O.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : ahiboka
Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(003)
Recipes : H(003), sprains, strained joints, leaves, juice + crushed leaves, external application
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : tsimpipiny
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(007), H(091)
Recipes : H(007), urinary retention, leaves, stems, roots, infusion, VO.
H(091), leaves, stems, roots, infusion, VO. -
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : tsikatsakatsa
Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(126)
Recipes : H(008), barks, leaves, infusion, V.O.
H(126), barks, infusion, V.O.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : arongana
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(045)
Recipes : H(004) + H(045), leaves infusion, VO or local application
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : falavelona
Lantana camara L.
Official name : Lantana camara L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Lantana antidotalis Thonning.
Symptoms : H(014), H(045), H(051), H(108)
Recipes : H(014) itch, leaves, infusion, VO.
H(045), cicatrizing, leaves, juice, RNS.
H(051), leaves and stems infusion, VO. , and steam bath
H(108) cold, leaves, infusion, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : radriaka (for H(014, ), fankataviakoho (for H(045, ))
Maesa lanceolata Forssk.
Official name : Maesa lanceolata Forssk.
Family : Myrsinaceae
Symptoms : H(168)
Recipes : H(168), leaves, infusion, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : voarafy
Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Official name : Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Family : Musaceae
Synonyms : Musa ×sapientum L.
Symptoms : H(008), H(038), H(118)
Recipes : H(008), burnt peel of fruit, VO.
H(038), tea of flowers
H(118), burnt peel of fruit, gargle
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : banana
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), leaves, fruits, juice in H2O, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : goavabe, goavy
Sida rhombifolia L.
Official name : Sida rhombifolia L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013), roots, leaves, juice, local application
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : tsindahory
Spilanthes acmella (L.) Murray
Official name : Spilanthes acmella (L.) Murray
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) child, leaves, soup for child
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : kimotidoha
Tamarindus indica L.
Official name : Tamarindus indica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Tamarindus erythraea Mattei
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126), barks, leaves, infusion, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : madiro