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Reference : HV 04

Author(s) : Verguin, J.
Title : Vingt plantes médicinales du Bas-Mangoky (Côte ouest de Madagascar) Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 3, 412 - 414, (1956)
Reference HV 04 has information about 19 plants :
Antidesma petiolare f. elliotii Leandri
Official name : Antidesma petiolare f. elliotii Leandri
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, barks of Antidesma petiolare, decoction
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : vuafuna
Arthrocnemum pachystachyum (Bunge ex Ung.-Sternb.) A. Chev.
Official name : Arthrocnemum pachystachyum (Bunge ex Ung.-Sternb.) A. Chev.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) blennoragie, samphire infusion
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not registered
Avicennia officinalis f. flaviflora Kuntze
Official name : Avicennia officinalis f. flaviflora Kuntze
Family : Avicenniaceae
Symptoms : H(051x)
Recipes : H(051x) yellow fever, infusion of leaves of Avicennia officinalis
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : afiafi
Azima tetracantha Lam.
Official name : Azima tetracantha Lam.
Family : Salvadoraceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, roots of Azima tetracantha pounded into a poultice
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : sasavi
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) colic, roots of Cassia occidentalis, infusion, RNS
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : sanatrindulu
Cedrelopsis grevei Baill.
Official name : Cedrelopsis grevei Baill.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) muscles strengthening of the baby, barks of Cedrelopsis grevei scraped in a bowl of H2O, maceration during 3 h, the liquid becomes red
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : katrafay
Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Official name : Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Synonyms : Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants
Symptoms : H(006), H(068), H(197)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(068) vermifuge, infusion of leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, VO.
H(197) closure of fontanelles, leaves pounded into a poultice on the head
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : taimbusuluza
Cryptostegia grandiflora R. Br.
Official name : Cryptostegia grandiflora R. Br.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(092)
Recipes : H(004) wound, dried roots, topically sprayed with a little water
H(092) violent poison, latex of Cryptostegia grandiflora
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : lumbiri
Eclipta prostrata (L.) L.
Official name : Eclipta prostrata (L.) L.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Eclipta alba (L.) Hassk.
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, leaves of Eclipta alba, pounded, infusion, mouthwash
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : lengundanu
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(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, dysentery, H(104) stomachache, infusion of leaves of Euphorbia pilulifera, several times per day
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : kimenamena, (local), Jean-Robert (French)
Ficus sycomorus L.
Official name : Ficus sycomorus L.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus damarensis Engl. , Ficus cocculifolia Baker
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124) hemorrhage, prevention of bleeding after childbirth, infusion of leaves of Ficus cocculifolia
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : dabu
Leptadenia madagascariensis Decne.
Official name : Leptadenia madagascariensis Decne.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhea, leaves and stems of Leptadenia madagascariensis as tea
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : vahibuntu
Parthenium hysterophorus L.
Official name : Parthenium hysterophorus L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, leaves of Parthenium hysterophorus, infusion, mouthwash
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : tsaridzamala
Pluchea grevei (Baill.) Humbert
Official name : Pluchea grevei (Baill.) Humbert
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(104)
Recipes : H(018) headache, tepid leaves of Pluchea grevei crushed and compress on the forehead
H(104) stomach pain, leaves of Pluchea grevei, infusion
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : famuti
Polygonum plebeium R. Br.
Official name : Polygonum plebeium R. Br.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(068)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(068) vermifuge, infusion stems and leaves of Polygonum plebeium
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : anamafana
Salvadoropsis arenicola H. Perrier
Official name : Salvadoropsis arenicola H. Perrier
Family : Celastraceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, leaves and roots of Salvadoropsis arenicola en infusion
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : tsingilufuti
Sclerocarya caffra Sond.
Official name : Sclerocarya caffra Sond.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) blennoragie, roots of Sclerocarya caffra as a tea
H(004) wound, bark decoction, wash the wound
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : sakua
Stereospermum nematocarpum DC.
Official name : Stereospermum nematocarpum DC.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, infusion of leaves of Stereospermum nematocarpum
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : mangarahara
Tamarindus indica L.
Official name : Tamarindus indica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Tamarindus erythraea Mattei
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(068)
Recipes : H(001) sore eyes, leaves of Tamarindus indica , infusion, wash the eyes
H(068) + H(006), rape fruit of Tamarindus., VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : kili