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Reference : HR 54

Author(s) : Ranarijona, H., L., T, A. Tsitomotra, J. B. Ravoniarisoa, G. S. Andrianasetra
Title : Les plantes magiques traditionnelles les plus réputées des femmes de la ville de Mahajanga http://www.commissionoceanindien.org
Reference HR 54 has information about 15 plants :
Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Official name : Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Synonyms : Aloe vulgaris Lam.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, all over the surgical wound from a caesarean. Aloe vera pulp on the wound, or orally by mixing it with honey, One tablespoon every morning for ten to fifteen days.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : vahona (Malagasy language), aloe/aloès (French)
Caesalpinia bonduc (L.) Roxb.
Official name : Caesalpinia bonduc (L.) Roxb.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022) complicated delivery, scrape the nut of Caesalpinia bonduc, pour the powder into cold water and then drink. The drink should not be too concentrated to not weaken the baby's strength at birth.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : vatolalaka, katra (Malagasy language)
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) the fruit of Carica papaya Produces abundant lactation. Cook raw fruits with or without meat. To eat them often.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : papay, mapaza (Malagasy language), papayer (French)
Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Official name : Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) dermal regeneration, decoction of green leaves or dried leaves pounded from Centella asiatica. Spread the solution on the skin and leaving it dry. The procedure is repeated
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : anamanitra, talapetraka, loviantsahont (Malagasy language), herbe boileau, herbe du tigre et de l’éléphant (French)
Cocos nucifera L.
Official name : Cocos nucifera L.
Family : Arecaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(202)
Recipes : H(002) proteinaceous materials in the albumen and milk extracted from copra promote lactation
H(202) Coconut oil has foaming derivatives, detergents and stabilizers for shampoo, lipstick, various creams. One of its properties is its moisturizing and protective capacity of the upper layers of the epidermis.It is also anti-dandruff for the hair It has a restorative effect on damaged and dried hair.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : voanio (Malagasy language), cocotier (French)
Coptosperma madagascariense (Baill.) De Block
Official name : Coptosperma madagascariense (Baill.) De Block
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) face mask that protects the skin against heat and used as anti-wrinkle and anti skin patches. Wood of Coptosperma madagascariensis is macerated and mixed with water
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : masinjoany (Malagasy language),
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(002)
Recipes : H(002) insufficient lactation, Drink one to two times per day the decoction of a handful of the whole plant of Euphorbia hirta L.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : Jean-Robert, ahidronono (Malagasy language)
Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(116)
Recipes : H(116) amenorrhea, decoction of leaves of Harungana madagascariensis, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : harongana, mangaroka (Malagasy language), bois harongue (French)
Lawsonia inermis L.
Official name : Lawsonia inermis L.
Family : Lythraceae
Synonyms : Lawsonia alba Lam.
Symptoms : H(202)
Recipes : H(202) cosmetic coloring, powder of leaves of Lawsonia inermis séchées et transformées en pâte comme colorant des ongles, de la paume de la main, des cheveux.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : moina, henné (Malagasy language),
Leptadenia madagascariensis Decne.
Official name : Leptadenia madagascariensis Decne.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(006), H(022), H(091)
Recipes : H(002) promotes breastfeeding, H(006) constipation, H(022) facilitates delivery, H(091) fatigue, leaves of Leptadenia madagascariensis, decoction and take two or three cups a day for 10 to 15 days
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : vahironto (Malagasy language)
Mimosa pudica L.
Official name : Mimosa pudica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(116)
Recipes : H(116) amenorrhea, decoction of the whole plant of Mimosa pudica for 2 or 3 days.Continue taking until the third day of menstruation begins.
H(099) this plant is known for its sedative action
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : amboafotsikely, roitry (Malagasy language),
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(026), H(198x)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, decoction of youg leaves of Ricinus communis
H(026) continuous and painful periods leaves decoction and steam bath
H(198x) dry hair, brittle or falling, oil bath
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : ricin, tanantanana (Malagasy language),
Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Official name : Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Family : Strychnaceae
Synonyms : Strychnos buettneri Gilg
Symptoms : H(013), H(198x)
Recipes : H(198x) anti-hair loss, decoction of leaves of Strichnos spinosa
H(013) fruits and leaves are used as anti skin patches.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : mokotra (Malagasy language)
Tamarindus indica L.
Official name : Tamarindus indica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Tamarindus erythraea Mattei
Symptoms : H(028t)
Recipes : H(028t) white loss, decoction of bark or leaves of Tamarindus indica , VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : madiro, madilo, kily (Malagasy language), tamarinier (French)
Terminalia catappa L.
Official name : Terminalia catappa L.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026) painful periods, decoction of dried leaves of Terminalia catappa, taking two cups a day
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : antafana (Malagasy language)