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Reference : HS 47

Author(s) : Samoisy, A. K., M. Fawzi Mahomoodally
Title : Ethnopharmacological analysis of medicinal plants used against non-communicable diseases in Rodrigues Island, Indian Ocean Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 20–38 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2015.06.036
Reference HS 47 has information about 101 plants :
Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Official name : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia scorpioides (L.) W.F. Wight
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, decoction of the root of Acacia nilotica, VO. 1 cup once per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : piquan loulou (Rodrigues Creole), gum arabic tree (English)
Acalypha wilkesiana Müll. Arg.
Official name : Acalypha wilkesiana Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) body ache, crush the leaves of Acalypha wilkesiana and bind to the aching body part.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : rabis rouge (Rodrigues Creole), fire dragon plant (English)
Ageratina riparia (Regel) R.M. King & H. Rob.
Official name : Ageratina riparia (Regel) R.M. King & H. Rob.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, H(171) diabetes mellitus, infusion of 3 flowers of Ageratina riparia in 1 L H2O, VO. 1 cup per week.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : ortosiphon (Rodrigues Creole), mistflower (English)
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(050), H(099)
Recipes : H(050) bloating, infusion of 7 leaves of Ageratum conyzoides in 1 L of H2O,VO. 1 cup per day
H(099) agitation in children, infusion of 7 leaves of Ageratum conyzoides in 1 L of H2O,VO. 1 cup per week.
H(004) wound healing, prepare a decoction with 3 whole plants of Bidens pilosa L. and 3 whole plants of Ageratum conyzoides L., VO. 1 cup per day
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : herbe babouc (Rodrigues Creole) goat's weed (English)
Allamanda cathartica L.
Official name : Allamanda cathartica L.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(126)
Recipes : H(126) neonatal jaundice, prepare an infusion of 3 flowers of Allamanda cathartica in 1 L of H2O. Breastfeeding mother VO. 1 cup per day.
H(013) acne/skin pimples, prepare a decoction of the flowers and bathe
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : fleur jaune, fleur lajaunice, fleur lafièvre (Rodrigues Creole), golden trompet (English)
Allium cepa L.
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(020x)
Recipes : H(020x) swelling caused by insect bite, cut the bulb of Allium cepa into two and rub onto the affected area
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : zoignon (Rodrigues Creole), onion (English)
Allium porum L.
Official name : Allium porum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, infusion of the leaves of Alium porrum. VO. 1 cup per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : poireau (Rodrigues Creole), leek (English)
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, prepare pickle of Allium sativum and Citrus limonia Osbeck. Eat daily with meals or eat 1 clove daily.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : ail (Rodrigues Creole), garlic (English)
Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Official name : Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Synonyms : Aloe vulgaris Lam.
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, remove the skin on the leaf of Aloe vera and eat the gel.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : aloe vera (Rodrigues Creole) aloe vera (English)
Annona muricata L.
Official name : Annona muricata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(078), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, infusion with 3 leaves of Annona muricata in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup occasionally or eat 1 fruit occasionally.
H(078) preventing cancer, Eat fruit occasionally.
H(151) hypertension, prepare an infusion with 3 leaves in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup occasionally
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : coronsol (Rodrigues Creole), soursop (English)
Annona squamosa L.
Official name : Annona squamosa L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(014) infant eczema, decoction of the leaves of Annona squamosa and bathe children for 3 days. The breastfeeding mother VO. s 1 cup and the child 1 tsp
H(171) diabetes mellitus, prepare an infusion with 3 leaves in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup occasionally
H(151) hypertension, prepare an infusion with 3 leaves in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup occasionally.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : zatte (Rodrigues Creole), ugarapple (English)
Argemone mexicana L.
Official name : Argemone mexicana L.
Family : Papaveraceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, infusion of the root of Argemone mexicana. VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : chardron (Rodrigues Creole), mexican poppy (English)
Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.
Official name : Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, decoction of the fruit of Artocarpus heterophyllus and VO. 1 cup per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : zak (Rodrigues Creole), jackfruit (English)
Asplenium nidus L.
Official name : Asplenium nidus L.
Family : Aspleniaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(104), H(113), H(126)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(104) abdominal pain, prepare an infusion 1 leaves of Asplenium nidus and the root of Furcraea foetida VO. 1 cup per week
H(113) inflammation, cut 1 leaf into 3 parts and infuse in 1 L of H2O. VO. 1 cup once
H(126) neonatal jaundice, cut 1 leaf into 3 parts and infuse in 1 L of H2O. Administer 1 cup to breastfeeding.
H(126) liver disease Infuse one and half leaf in 1 L of H2O,VO. 1 cup per week.
H(126) liver disease, infusion of 3 leaves of Coffea arabica and one and a half leaves of Aspledium nidus in 1 L of H2O. VO. 1 cup per week.
H(113) inflammation, infusion of 3 leaves of Coffea arabica and one and a half leaves of Aspledium nidus in 1 L of H2O. VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : langue de vache (Rodrigues Creole), nest fern (English)
Ayapana triplinervis (M.Vahl) R.King & H.Robinson
Official name : Ayapana triplinervis (M.Vahl) R.King & H.Robinson
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(050)
Recipes : H(050) bloating, prepare an infusion of 1–2 leaves of Ayapana triplinervis, VO. 1 cup.
H(050) bloating, infusion of 3 leaves of Mentha piperita with 3 leaves of Ayapana triplinervis in 1 L of H2O. VO. 1–2 cups per day.
H(004) wound healing, crush the leaves of Ayapana triplinervis, add salt and apply to the wound until healing.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : ayapana (Rodrigues Creole), ayapana (English)
Basella alba L.
Official name : Basella alba L.
Family : Basellaceae
Synonyms : Basella rubra L.
Symptoms : H(113), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(171), diabetes mellitus, H(151) hypertension, H(113) inflammation, prepare a decoction of the leaves of Basella alba, VO. 1 cup 1–2 times per week, or fricassee of leaves and eat 1 serving 1–2 times per week.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : brede gandole (Rodrigues Creole), vine spinach (English)
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound healing, prepare an infusion of 1–2 leaves of Bidens pilosa, VO. 1 cup.
H(004) wound healing, prepare a decoction with 3 whole plants of Bidens pilosa L. and 3 whole plants of Ageratum conyzoides L., VO. 1 cup per day
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : laville bague (Rodrigues Creole) black-jack (English)
Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Official name : Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Family : Crassulaceae
Synonyms : Kalanchoe pinnata (Lam.) Pers.
Symptoms : H(003), H(113)
Recipes : H(113) knee ache, decoction of the leaves of Kalanchoe pinnata and bathe or crush the leaves and bind around the knee.
H(003) swelling, heat the leaves and bind around the swollen area.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : soulefate (Rodrigues Creole), air plant (English)
Caesalpinia bonduc (L.) Roxb.
Official name : Caesalpinia bonduc (L.) Roxb.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pain, decoction of 3 seeds of Caesalpinia bonduc in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once.
H(113) kidney stone, decoction of 3 seeds in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup per week.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : cadoque (Rodrigues Creole), nickernuts (English)
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(104) stomach burn, Eat 1 serving of the ripe fruit of Carica papaya daily. Prepare a decoction of about 5 cm of the roots in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : papaye (Rodrigues Creole), papaya (English)
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(113), H(128x), H(171)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, grate the bark of Carissa edulisand prepare an infusion, VO. 1 cup once.
H(171) diabetes mellitus, grate the bark and prepare an infusion, VO. 1 cup once per week.
H(128x) prostate disease, grate the bark and prepare an infusion, VO. 1 cup 1–2 times per week.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : bois drone (Rodrigues Creole)
Casuarina equisetifolia L.
Official name : Casuarina equisetifolia L.
Family : Casuarinaceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pain, H(113) inflammation, decoction of 3 seeds of Casuarina equisetifolia in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : filao (Rodrigues Creole), filao tree (English)
Catharanthus roseus (L.) G. Don
Official name : Catharanthus roseus (L.) G. Don
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, prepare an infusion of 3 flowers of Catharanthus roseus in 1 L H2O, VO. 1 cup per week.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : saponnaire (Rodrigues Creole), Madagascar periwinkle (English)
Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Official name : Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, infusion of 3 leaves of Centella asiatica in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : boileau (Rodrigues Creole), centella (English)
Citrus ×limonia (L.) Osbeck
Official name : Citrus ×limonia (L.) Osbeck
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, prepare pickle of Allium sativum and Citrus limonia . Eat daily with meals or eat 1 clove daily.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors (Rodrigues Creole)
Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Official name : Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(113), H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, decoction of 2–3 immature fruits of Citrus aurantiifolia in 1 L of water. VO. 1 cup per week.
H(013) acne, squeeze the fruit to extract the juice on the skin, leave to stand for 20–30 min
H(113) bodyache , cut the fruit and make a massage on the aching region
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : limon (Rodrigues Creole), lemon (English)
Citrus medica L.
Official name : Citrus medica L.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, eat 1 fruit of Citrus medica 1–2 times per week.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : citron doux (Rodrigues Creole) (English)
Clerodendrum laciniatum Balf .f.
Official name : Clerodendrum laciniatum Balf .f.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(113), H(128x)
Recipes : H(113) bodyache, decoction of the leaves of Clerodendrum laciniatum and bathe.
H(128x) prostate disease, infusion of the bark. Drink 1 cup per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : bois cabris (Rodrigues Creole)
Cocos nucifera L.
Official name : Cocos nucifera L.
Family : Arecaceae
Symptoms : H(045), H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, VO. 1 glass of coconut H2O. decoction of small Cocos nucifera fruit, VO. 1 cup once
H(045) healing after caesarean, decoction of the heartwood and flowers of Cocos nucifera, VO.1 cup daily.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : coco (Rodrigues Creole) coconut (English)
Coffea arabica L.
Official name : Coffea arabica L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(113), H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver disease, infusion of 3 leaves of Coffea arabica and one and a half leaves of Aspledium nidus in 1 L of H2O. VO. 1 cup per week.
H(113) inflammation, infusion of 3 leaves of Coffea arabica and one and a half leaves of Aspledium nidus in 1 L of H2O. VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : café (Rodrigues Creole), coffee (English)
Coix lacryma-jobi L.
Official name : Coix lacryma-jobi L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, infusion the roots of Coix Lacryma-job, drink 1 cup once.
H(113) Inflammation, infusion of the leaves of Commelina diffusa, the roots of Coix lacryma-jobi and the bark of Sida stipulate. VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : herbe zobe (Rodrigues Creole), coixseed (English)
Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
Official name : Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
Family : Araceae
Synonyms : Colocasia antiquorum Schott & Endl.
Symptoms : H(012)
Recipes : H(012) fracture, crush the leaves of Colocasia esculenta and / or add with Curcuma longa L. Bind onto the fracture.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : songe (Rodrigues Creole), wild taro (English)
Commelina benghalensis L.
Official name : Commelina benghalensis L.
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(128x)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pain, H(128x) prostate disease, infusion of 3 leaves of Commelina benghalensis in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : herbe cosson (Rodrigues Creole), bengal day flower (English)
Commelina diffusa Burm. f.
Official name : Commelina diffusa Burm. f.
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) Inflammation, infusion of the leaves of Commelina diffusa. VO. 1 cup once. Or infusion of the leaves of Commelina diffusa, the roots of Coix lacryma-jobi and the bark of Sida stipulate. VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : herbe lamare (Rodrigues Creole), climbing dayflower (English)
Coronopus didymus (L.) Sm.
Official name : Coronopus didymus (L.) Sm.
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, bind the leaves of Coronopus didymus around the neck.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : cressonette (Rodrigues Creole), lesser swinecress (English)
Curcuma longa L.
Official name : Curcuma longa L.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(012), H(013)
Recipes : H(004) wound healing, crush the root of Curcuma longa in 1 cup of milk, VO. 1 cup daily, or infusion of the root and, VO.one cup daily. oc Crush the root and apply on the wound
H(013) acne, crush the root and/or add honey. Apply on the skin and allow to stand for about 30 min. Wash with water.
H(012) fracture, crush the leaves of Colocasia esculenta and / or add with Curcuma longa L. Bind onto the fracture.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : safran (Rodrigues Creole), turmeric (English)
Cymbopogon excavatus (Hochst.) Stapf.
Official name : Cymbopogon excavatus (Hochst.) Stapf.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) body ache, decoction of the leaves of Cymbopogon excavatus and bathe.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : citronelle sauvage (Rodrigues Creole), ginger grass (English)
Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Official name : Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(214)
Recipes : H(214) musculoskeletal problem in children, decoction of the leaves of Cynodon dactylon and bathe the child
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : chiendent (Rodrigues Creole), dog's tooth grass (English)
Daucus carota L.
Official name : Daucus carota L.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(113), H(126)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, prepare an infusion of the leaves of Daucus carota, VO. 1 cup occasionally
H(126) neonatal jaundice, prepare an infusion of the leaves and the root of Daucus carota. . Breastfeeding mother VO. 1 cup per day.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : carote (Rodrigues Creole), carrot (English)
Diospyros ebenum J. Koenig ex Retz.
Official name : Diospyros ebenum J. Koenig ex Retz.
Family : Ebanaceae
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, grate the bark of Diospyros ebenum and prepare an infusion, drink 1 cup 1–2 times per week.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : bois d’ébène (Rodrigues Creole), black wood (English)
Elephantopus mollis Kunth
Official name : Elephantopus mollis Kunth
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound healing, crush the leaves of Elephantopus mollis, add oil and apply to the wound until healing
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : tabac marron (Rodrigues Creole), elephant's foot (English)
Eugenia uniflora L.
Official name : Eugenia uniflora L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(050), H(151), H(163), H(178)
Recipes : H(050) bloating, infusion of 3 leaves of Eugenia uniflora in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once - -- H(163) gout , infusion of 3 leaves in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1–2 cups per week.
H(178) heart palpitation, infusion of 3 leaves of Eugenia uniflora and 3 leaves of Gomphocarpus physocarpus in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup per week
H(151) hypertension, eat the fruits regularly
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : rousaille (Rodrigues Creole), surinam cherry (English)
Ficus benghalensis L
Official name : Ficus benghalensis L
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, grate the root of Ficus benghalensis and prepare an infusion in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : multipliant (Rodrigues Creole), indian banyan (English)
Ficus rubra Vahl
Official name : Ficus rubra Vahl
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) kidney stone, infusion of 3 leaves of Ficus rubra in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1–2 cup per day until cured.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : laffouche a grande feuille (Rodrigues Creole), the pot belly (English)
Furcraea foetida (L.) Haw.
Official name : Furcraea foetida (L.) Haw.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, H(104) abdominal pain, prepare an infusion of the root of Furcraea foetida , VO. 1 cup when needed.
H(006) constipation, H(104) abdominal pain, prepare an infusion 1 leaves of Asplenium nidus and the root of Furcraea foetida VO. 1 cup per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : aloes (Rodrigues Creole), green aloe (English)
Gomphocarpus physocarpus E. Mey.
Official name : Gomphocarpus physocarpus E. Mey.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(034), H(113)
Recipes : H(113) whole body pain, H(034) cardiac pain, prepare an infusion of 3 flowers of Gomphocarpus physocarpus in 1 L H2O, VO. 1 cup when needed.
H(034) heart palpitation, infusion of 3 leaves of Eugenia uniflora and 3 leaves of Gomphocarpus physocarpus in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : fanore (Rodrigues Creole), balloon plan (English)
Heliotropium indicum L.
Official name : Heliotropium indicum L.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(050), H(075)
Recipes : H(050) bloating, H(075) loss of appetite, prepare a decoction of the leaves of Heliotropium indicum, VO. 1 cup when needed.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : herbe papillon (Rodrigues Creole), indian heliotrope (English)
Hibiscus esculentus (L.) Moench
Official name : Hibiscus esculentus (L.) Moench
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, soak the fruit of Abelmoschus esculentus in H20 to extract the birdline. VO. 1 glass.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : lalo (Rodrigues Creole), okra (English)
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.
Official name : Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(050), H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, crush 2–3 leaves of Hibiscus rosa-sinensis and soak in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once
H(050) bloating, infusion of 1–2 flowers in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup when needed
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : foulsapate (Rodrigues Creole), chinese hibiscus (English)
Impatiens balsamina. L.
Official name : Impatiens balsamina. L.
Family : Balsaminaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound healing, crush the leaves of Impatiens balsamina, add salt and apply to the wound.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : belsamine (Rodrigues Creole), garden balsam (English)
Ipomoea indica (Burm.F.) Merr
Official name : Ipomoea indica (Burm.F.) Merr
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound healing, crush the leaves of Ipomoea indica, add salt and apply on wound
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : guerit vite (Rodrigues Creole), blue morning glory (English)
Justicia gendarussa Burm. f.
Official name : Justicia gendarussa Burm. f.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) gastritis, infusion of Justicia gendarussa, 2–3 leaves of in 1 l of H2O. VO. 1 cup as required.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : notesoli (Rodrigues Creole)
Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley
Official name : Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Lagenaria vulgaris Ser. , Cucurbita lagenaria L.
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, infusion of 3 leaves of Lagenaria siceraria in 1 L H2O, VO. 1 cup per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : calbasse (Rodrigues Creole), bottlegourd (English)
Leonurus sibiricus L.
Official name : Leonurus sibiricus L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pain, infusion of 2–3 leave of Leonurus sibiricuss in 1 L of H2O. VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : armoise (Rodrigues Creole), honey weed (English)
Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) de Wit
Official name : Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) de Wit
Family : Mimosaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pain, decoction of the bark of Leucaena leucocephala, VO. 1 cup once
H(018) headache, bind leaves around the head
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : acacia (Rodrigues Creole), white leadtree (English)
Litsea glutinosa (Lour.) C.B. Rob.
Official name : Litsea glutinosa (Lour.) C.B. Rob.
Family : Lauraceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, infusion of the bark of Litsea glutinosa. VO. 1 cuponce.
H(104) abdominal pain, grate the bark, soak in H2O and VO. 1–2 cups per day.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : bois z’oizeau (Rodrigues Creole), bollygum (English)
Manihot esculenta Crantz
Official name : Manihot esculenta Crantz
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Manihot utilissima Pohl
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, infusion of 2–3 leaves of Manihot esculenta in 1 L H2O, VO. 1 cup per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : manioc (Rodrigues Creole), cassava (English)
Melochia pyramidata L.
Official name : Melochia pyramidata L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) iInflammation, infusion of 3 leaves of Melochia pyramidata in 1 L of water. VO. 1 cup once.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : saindarou rouge (Rodrigues Creole)
Mentha piperata L.
Official name : Mentha piperata L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(050)
Recipes : H(050) bloating, infusion of 2–3 leaves of Mentha piperita in 1 cup of H2O. VO. 1–2 cup per day.
H(050) bloating, infusion of 3 leaves of Mentha piperita with 3 leaves of Ayapana triplinervis (Vahl) R.M. king et H.Rob. in 1 L of H2O. VO. 1–2 cups per day.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : menthe (Rodrigues Creole), minth (English)
Mimosa pudica L.
Official name : Mimosa pudica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache due to tooth growth, decoction of the leaves of Mimosa pudica and bathe, or crush the leaves, add honey and apply on the gum daily.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : sensible (Rodrigues Creole), sensitive (English)
Momordica charantia L.
Official name : Momordica charantia L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, H(060) hypercholesterolaemia, prepare a salad with the fruit of Momordica charantia and eat 1 serving 1–2 times per week.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : margoze (Rodrigues Creole), bittergourd (English)
Morinda citrifolia L.
Official name : Morinda citrifolia L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Morinda chrysorhiza DC.
Symptoms : H(078), H(104), H(113), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, H(104) gastritis, H(151) hypertension, H(078) preventing cancer, crush the fruit of Morinda citrifolia to extract the juice, VO. 1–2 cups per week.
H(113) bodyache, crush the leaves and make a massage
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : noni (Rodrigues Creole), noni (English)
Moringa oleifera Lam.
Official name : Moringa oleifera Lam.
Family : Moringaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(104), H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, decoction of the leaves of Moringa oleifera in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup per week
H(091) anaemia, infusion of 3 leaves in a cup of H2O, VO. 1 cup 1–2 times per week
H(104) stomach pain, infusion of the leaves. VO. 1 cup per day.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : brede mouroum (Rodrigues Creole), moringa (English)
Morus alba L.
Official name : Morus alba L.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(113), H(151)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, infusion of 3 leaves of Morus alba in 1 L of water. Drink 1–2 cup once.
H(151) hypertension, infusion of 3 leaves in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup per week
H(151) hypertension, decoction of 3 whole plants of Stachytarpheta indica with 3 leaves of Passiflora edulis and 3 leaves of Morus alba. Drink 1 cup per month
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : myrte (Rodrigues Creole), white mulberry (English)
Murraya koenigii (L.) Spreng.
Official name : Murraya koenigii (L.) Spreng.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, infusion of 3 leaves of Murraya koenigii in 1 L of water. VO. 1 cup per week.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : carri poulet (Rodrigues Creole), curry tree (English)
Musa acuminata Colla.
Official name : Musa acuminata Colla.
Family : Musaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(111), H(124)
Recipes : H(124) haemorrhage, infusion of the leaves of Musa acuminata. VO. 1 cup once.
H(111) burn, bind the trunk of rotten tree on the affected region
H(018) headache, bind the buds around the head.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : banane zinzli (Rodrigues Creole), wild banana (English)
Ocimum canum Sims
Official name : Ocimum canum Sims
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(050), H(104)
Recipes : H(050) bloating, infusion of 2–3 leaves of Ocimum canum in 1 cup of H2O. VO. 1–2 cups per day.
H(104) gastritis, infusion of 2–3 leaves in 1 cup of H2O. VO. 2–3 cups daily until cured
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : ti bangelique (Rodrigues Creole), hoary basil (English)
Ocimum gratissimum L.
Official name : Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, infusion of 2–3 leaves of Ocimum gratissimum in 1 cup of H2O. VO. 1 cup per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : gros bangelique (Rodrigues Creole), clove basil (English)
Olea europaea L.
Official name : Olea europaea L.
Family : Oleaceae
Symptoms : H(060), H(151)
Recipes : H(060) hypercholesterolaemia, H(151) hypertension, infusion of 3 leaves of Olea europaea in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : zolive (Rodrigues Creole), olive tree (English)
Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill.
Official name : Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill.
Family : Cactaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013)
Recipes : H(004) wound healing, H(013) abscess, remove the thorn and skin of Opuntia cochenillifera, crush and bind onto the wound or abscess.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : raquette (Rodrigues Creole), cochineal cactus (English)
Oxalis latifolia Kunth
Official name : Oxalis latifolia Kunth
Family : Oxalidaceae
Symptoms : H(077)
Recipes : H(077) nausea, infusion of 15–20 leaves of Oxalis latifolia in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1–2 cups per day.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : oseille, trefle (Rodrigues Creole), garden pinksorre (English)
Paederia foetida L.
Official name : Paederia foetida L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(050)
Recipes : H(050) bloating, infusion of 3 leaves of Paederia foetida in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup when needed.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : lingue, zeng zeng (Rodrigues Creole), skunkvine (English)
Parthenium hysterophorus L.
Official name : Parthenium hysterophorus L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(075)
Recipes : H(075) loss of appetite, infusion of the flowers of Parthenium hysterophorus VO. 1 cup when needed.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island
Vernacular name : herbe blanche (Rodrigues Creole), Santa maria feverfew (English)
Passiflora edulis Sims
Official name : Passiflora edulis Sims
Family : Passifloraceae
Synonyms : Passiflora incarnata L.
Symptoms : H(113), H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, eat 1 fruit of Passiflora edulis per day or prepare juice with the fruit
H(151) hypertension, decoction of 3 whole plants of Stachytarpheta indica with 3 leaves of Passiflora edulis and 3 leaves of Morus alba. Drink 1 cup per month
H(113) inflammation, infusion of 3 leaves in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : grenadine (Rodrigues Creole), passion fruit (English)
Petroselinum crispum (Mill.) Fuss
Official name : Petroselinum crispum (Mill.) Fuss
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(163)
Recipes : H(163) gout, H(113) knee ache, H(104) gastritis, infusion of 1–2 leaves of Petroselium crispum in 1 L H2O, VO. 1 cup per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : persil frisé (Rodrigues Creole), parsley (English)
Phyllanthus amarus Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Phyllanthus amarus Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, infusion of leaves of 1–2 branches of Phyllanthus amarus in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : kénelli blan (Rodrigues Creole), stonebreaker (English)
Phyllanthus casticum Soy.-Will.
Official name : Phyllanthus casticum Soy.-Will.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Synonyms : Phyllanthus decipiens var. boivinianus (Baill.) Leandri
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, infusion of the bark of Phyllanthus casticum, VO. 1 cup per week.
H(113) inflammation, infusion of the bark, VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : bois castique (Rodrigues Creole)
Pimento racemosa (Mill.) J.W.Moore
Official name : Pimento racemosa (Mill.) J.W.Moore
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, infusion of 3 leavesof Pimento racemosa in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup 1–2 times per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : quatre epices (Rodrigues Creole), bay rum tree (English)
Plantago major L.
Official name : Plantago major L.
Family : Plantaginaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pain, infusion of 3 leaves of Plantago major in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 once.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : plantain (Rodrigues Creole), broadleaf plantain (English)
Premna obtusifolia R.Br.
Official name : Premna obtusifolia R.Br.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, infusion of 3 leaves of Premna obtusifolia in 1 L of water. VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : bois siro (Rodrigues Creole), premna (English)
Punica granatum L.
Official name : Punica granatum L.
Family : Lythraceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(091) anaemia, at 1 whole ripe fruit.of Punica granatum
H(104) abdominal pain, decoction of the 1 immature fruit in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : grenade (Rodrigues Creole), pommegrenate (English)
Rhizophora mucronata Lam.
Official name : Rhizophora mucronata Lam.
Family : Rhizophoraceae
Symptoms : H(113), H(171)
Recipes : H(113) Inflammation Prepare a decoction of the root of Rhizophora mucronata, VO. 1 cup once.
H(171) diabetes mellitus, decoction of the root, VO. 1 cup per month.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : manglier (Rodrigues Creole), mangrove (English)
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(113)
Recipes : H(113) bodyache, crush the seeds of Ricinus communis, add oil and massage
H(018) headache, add oil on the leaves and bind the head.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : palma crist (Rodrigues Creole) castor oil plant (English)
Rosmarinus officinalis L.
Official name : Rosmarinus officinalis L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) stress, infusion of the leaves of Rosemarinus officinalis. Drink 1 cup daily.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : romarin (Rodrigues Creole), rosemary (English)
Sarcostemma adontolepis Balf.f.
Official name : Sarcostemma adontolepis Balf.f.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, infusion of whole plant of Sarcostemma adontolepis , VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : liane calé (Rodrigues Creole), climbing milkweeds (English)
Sida acuta Burm. f.
Official name : Sida acuta Burm. f.
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Sida carpinifolia L.f. , Sida stipulata Cav.
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, iinfusion of 3 leaves of Sida stipulata in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once.
H(113) Inflammation, infusion of the leaves of Commelina diffusa, the roots of Coix lacryma-jobi and the bark of Sida stipulate. VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : saindarou (Rodrigues Creole), stipule fanpetals (English)
Sigesbeckia orientalis L.
Official name : Sigesbeckia orientalis L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pain, prepare a decoction of the leaves of Siegesbeckia orientalis and bathe (inhale the vapour for 30 min).
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : herbe cange (Rodrigues Creole) Eastern St Paul's wort (English)
Solanum nigrum L.
Official name : Solanum nigrum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum judaicum Bess
Symptoms : H(076), H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anaemia, fricassee the leaves of Solanum nigrum; eat 1 serving 1–2 times per week.
H(076) mouth ulcer, rush the leaves, add honey and apply on the mouth ulcer.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : brede martin (Rodrigues Creole), blacknight shade (English)
Spinacia oleracea L.
Official name : Spinacia oleracea L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anaemia, fricassee the leaves of Spinacia oleracea and eat 1 serving 3 times per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : brede epinard (Rodrigues Creole), spinach (English)
Stachytarpheta indica (L.) Vahl.
Official name : Stachytarpheta indica (L.) Vahl.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Stachytarpheta angustifolia (Mill.) Vahl
Symptoms : H(004), H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, decoction of the whole plant of Stachytarpheta indica. VO. 1 cup per month.
H(151) hypertension, decoction of 3 whole plants of Stachytarpheta indica with 3 leaves of Passiflora edulis and 3 leaves of Morus alba , VO. 1 cup per month
H(004) wound healing, crush the leaves and apply on the wound.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : queue de rat (Rodrigues Creole), indian snakeweed (English)
Stenotaphrum dimidiatum (L.) Brongn.
Official name : Stenotaphrum dimidiatum (L.) Brongn.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(050)
Recipes : H(050) bloating, infusion of 3 leaves of Stenotaphrum dimidiatum in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : herbe bourique (Rodrigues Creole), pemba grass (English)
Terminalia benzoin L. f.
Official name : Terminalia benzoin L. f.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pain, soak the bark of Terminalia benzoin. in H2O; consume 1–2 cups per day until symptoms disappear.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : benzoin (Rodrigues Creole)
Terminalia catappa L.
Official name : Terminalia catappa L.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, infusion of 2–3 leaves of Terminalia catappa in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : bedame (Rodrigues Creole) tropical almond tree (English)
Vangueria madagascariensis J.F. Gmel.
Official name : Vangueria madagascariensis J.F. Gmel.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(113), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, H(151) hypertension, infusion of 3 leaves of Vangueria madagascariensis in 1 L of H2O. VO. 1 cup per week.
H(113) knee ache, decoction of the leaves and bathe.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : vavangue (Rodrigues Creole), spanish tamarind (English)
Vanilla planifolia Andrews
Official name : Vanilla planifolia Andrews
Family : Orchidaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension , infusion of the leaves of Vanilla planifolia . VO. 1 cup per month.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : vanille (Rodrigues Creole) vanilla (English)
Vernonia cinerea (L.) Less.
Official name : Vernonia cinerea (L.) Less.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound healing, crush the leaves of Vernonia cinerea, add salt and apply to the wound.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : ayapana sauvage (Rodrigues Creole), ronweed (English)
Vetiveria zizanioides (L.) Nash
Official name : Vetiveria zizanioides (L.) Nash
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(214)
Recipes : H(214) musculoskeletal problem in children, decoction of the leaves of Vetiveria zizanioides and roots and bathe the child
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : vétiver (Rodrigues Creole), vetiver (English)
Wikstroemia indica (L.) C.A. Mey.
Official name : Wikstroemia indica (L.) C.A. Mey.
Family : Thymelaeceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anaemia, fricassee the leaves of Wikstroemia indica with lentils; eat 1 serving 1–2 times per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : herbe touterelle (Rodrigues Creole), tie bush (English)
Zea mays L.
Official name : Zea mays L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(050), H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, infusion of the immature fruit of Zea mays. VO. 1 cup once.
H(050) bloating, infusion of 3 flowers and 3 immature fruit in 1 L of H2O, of H2O, VO. 1 cup per day.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : maïs (Rodrigues Creole), maize (English)
Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Official name : Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound healing, crush the root of Zingiber officinale with salt and apply on the wound
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : gingembre (Rodrigues Creole), ginge (English)
Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Official name : Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Synonyms : Ziziphus jujuba Lam.
Symptoms : H(113), H(128x), H(151)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation, infusion of 3 leaves of Ziziphus mauritiana in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once
H(128x) prostate disease, infusion of 3 leaves of Ziziphus mauritiana in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 per month.
H(151) hypertension, decoction of the buds. VO. 1 cup per week.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : masson (Rodrigues Creole), jujube (English)