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Reference : HW 05

Author(s) : Wome, B.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes médicinales utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Kisangani (Haut-Zaïre). Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Fac. Sc., 561 p., (1985)
Reference HW 05 has information about 144 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(068), H(092)
Recipes : H(037), leaves and seeds of Abrus precatorius, pounded, scarifications
H(068), leaves and seeds, pounded, delayed in palm wine, VO.
H(092), seeds
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.
Official name : Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), leaves, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(094)
Recipes : H(006), leaves of Aframomum melegueta, grinded + H2O, enema
H(094), seeds pounded of Aframomum melegueta, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Aframomum sanguineum (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Official name : Aframomum sanguineum (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Synonyms : Aframomum hanburyi K. Schum. , Aframomum angustifolium (Sonn.) K. Schum.
Symptoms : H(008), H(018), H(031), H(037), H(056), H(082), H(091), H(092), H(094), H(109), H(155), H(156)
Recipes : H(008) childs, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides, seeds of Aframomum sanguineum, to pound, juice, VO.
H(018), H(109) lumbar, leaves of Thomandersia hensii of Lycopersicon cerasiforme, seeds of Aframomum sanguineum, to pound, enema
H(031), H(155), bark of the underground part of Salacia pyriformis, to scrape, ripe fruit of Aframomum sanguineum, RNS., VO.
H(037) tuberculosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra macrophylla, seeds of Aframomum sanguineum, to pound, maceration, VO.
H(056), stems without leaves of Adenia gracilis, seeds of Aframomum sanguineum, juice, VO.
H(082), fruit of Aframomum., to pound, infusion, VO.
H(091) childs, roots of withoutevieria trifasciata, ripe fruit of Aframomum sanguineum, to pound, to dilute, to filter, enema
H(092), bark of the underground part of Aframomum
H(094), leaves, ripe fruit of Capsicum annuum, Aframomum sanguineum, to pound, enema
H(094), ripe fruit of Aframomum sanguineum, to pound, enema
H(155), bark of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, to scrape, ripe fruit of Aframomum sanguineum, VO.
H(156), leaves of Cyathula prostrata, seeds of Aframomum sanguineum, to pound, juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(005), H(008), H(014), H(018), H(045), H(053), H(068), H(086), H(104)
Recipes : H(004), local application of leaves of Ageratum conyzoides
H(005) oedma, friction of leaves
H(008) child, VO., leaves Ageratum conyzoides, seeds of Aframomum sanguineum, pounded, juice, VO.
H(012)), local application of leaves softened in fire
H(014) itch, friction with leaves
H(018), juice of leaves, local drops
H(053), local application of pounded leaves - - H(068), grinded leaves, to filterd, enema
H(086), local application of leaves softened in fire
H(104), grinded leaves, to filterd, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
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(008), H(014), H(028y), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(094), H(103), H(109)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, young leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, VO.
H(014) itch, stem without leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction, filtrer, hip-bath + enema
H(028y), grinded leaves of Alchorne., in vagina
H(037) cough, stem without leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction, filtrer, VO.
H(051), H(103) carie, stem without leaves of Alchornea. decoction (H2O), inhalation
H(068) helminthiasis, decoction of leaves of Alchornea, enema
H(094), leaves of Spilanthes filicaulis of Alchornea cordifolia, paste, in rectum
H(094), H(109) back ache, stem without leaves, decoction, hip-bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Allium cepa L.
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(155)
Recipes : H(155), bulb Allium cepa, ripe fruit Capsicum frutescens, leaves Phyllanthus niruri, VO.
H(155), bulb Allium cepa, ripe fruit Capsicum frutescens, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Official name : Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(068), decoction (H2O) of leaves of Allophylus africanus, enema
H(100) syph, barks stems, twigs, trunk of Allophylus africanus, maceration, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Alstonia boonei De Wild
Official name : Alstonia boonei De Wild
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) helminthiasis, latex of Alstonia boonei , VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Alstonia congensis Engl.
Official name : Alstonia congensis Engl.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Alstonia gilletii De Wild.
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) lactogenic, latex of Alstonia congensis, maceration in palm wine, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Amaranthus viridis L.
Official name : Amaranthus viridis L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(103)
Recipes : H(091) child, leaves of Amaranthus viridis, friction
H(103), roots of Amaranthus viridis, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to pound, to take snuff
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Anacardium occidentale L.
Official name : Anacardium occidentale L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(100)
Recipes : H(038), H(100), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anacardium occidentale, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ananas sativus Lindl.
Official name : Ananas sativus Lindl.
Family : Bromeliaceae
Synonyms : Ananas comosus (L.) Merr.
Symptoms : H(008), H(046), H(068)
Recipes : H(008), Asystasia gangetica, pounded leaves, diluted VO
H(008), fruit , juice, VO
H(046), Morinda morindoides, roasted leaves, diluted H2O, filter, enema
H(046), fruit, expression, delayed H2O, filter, enema
H(068), fruit, pounded, juice filter, VO,
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(050), H(169)
Recipes : H(050), maceration leaves, enema
H(169), infusion stems barks, trunc, twigs, maceration, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Arachis hypogaea L.
Official name : Arachis hypogaea L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(026), menstrues regulation, leaves of Celosia trigyna, seeds of Arachis hypogea, RNS., enema
H(139), rhizom of Panicum repens, seeds of Arachis hypogea, chewing
H(139), roots of Carpolobia alba softened by the heat of fire, seeds of Azrachis hypogea, RNS., VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anders.
Official name : Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anders.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(091)
Recipes : H(008), Asystasia gangetica, leaves to pound, juice of fruit of Ananas comosus, to dilute, VO.
H(091) delay in motricity, leaves of Asystasia., to macerate, to filter, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(013), H(014), H(018), H(051), H(103)
Recipes : H(006), pounded leaves, elayed, to filterd, enema
H(013) , leaves softened in fire, local application
H(014) mycosis, grinded leaves, friction
H(051) paludism, grinded leaves, friction
H(051) paludism, grinded leaves, macerated in H2O, enema
H(051) paludism, pounded leaves to filterd, drops in eyes
H(051) paludism child, pounded leaves to filterd, drops in eyes
H(103), pounded leaves, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Biophytum zenkeri Guill.
Official name : Biophytum zenkeri Guill.
Family : Oxalidaceae
Symptoms : H(094), H(099)
Recipes : H(094, 2), leaves of Biophytum zenkeri, to pound, to macerate, to filter, enema
H(099) epilepsy, whole plant of Biophytum., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Boerhavia diffusa L.
Official name : Boerhavia diffusa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(037), H(038), H(045), H(091)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(045) cicatrizing, pounded leaves, local application
H(037) bronchitis, H(038), aerian part, to pound, to filter, enema
H(091) insufficient growth progres of child, leaves of Laportea aestuans of Boerhavia diffusa, to grind, to dilute H2O, enema
H(091) insufficient growth progres of child, aerian part, to grind, to filter, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Brachystegia laurentii (De Wild.) Louis ex Hoyle
Official name : Brachystegia laurentii (De Wild.) Louis ex Hoyle
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(100)
Recipes : H(028t) leucorrhoea, H(100) gono., barks stem, branch, trunk of Brachystegia laurentii, decoction (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Official name : Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Family : Crassulaceae
Synonyms : Kalanchoe pinnata (Lam.) Pers.
Symptoms : H(001), H(014), H(018), H(045), H(051), H(091)
Recipes : H(001), leaves, expression, drops in eyes
H(014), leaves softened by the heat of fire, expression, drops in nose
H(018), leaves softened by the heat of fire expression, idrops in nose
H(045), umbilical cord, expression, local application
H(051), leaves softened by the heat of fire, expression, drops in nose
H(091), leaves, friction
H(118) nw born , leaves softened by the heat of fire, expression, drops in nose
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Official name : Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cajanus indicus Spreng.
Symptoms : H(095), H(109), H(143)
Recipes : H(095), seeds of Cajanus cajan
H(109), lumbar, leaves of Cajanus cajan, to pound, to filter, enema
H(143), leaves of Cajanus.to pound, to macerate, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(006), H(018), H(036), H(037), H(051), H(094), H(103), H(104), H(109), H(135), H(139), H(155)
Recipes : H(001), H(018), H(036), leaves of Capsicum., juice, drops in eyes
H(004), ripe fruit of Capsicum, in pieces, local application
H(006), H(135) dyspepsia, unripe fruit of Capsicum in pieces, decoction (H2O), enema
H(018), leaves of Thomandersia hensii, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to macerate, enema
H(037), roots of Capsicum, powder, to macerate, to filter, VO.
H(051) paludism childs, leaves of Cyathula prostrata, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to pound, dissoudre H2O, VO.
H(094), unripe fruit of Capsicum, to pound, enema
H(103) decayed tooth, roots of Capsicum., powder, local application
H(103), roots of Amaranthus viridis, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to pound, to take snuff
H(104), leaves of Capsicum, to pound, to macerate, enema
H(104), leaves of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to pound, to macerate, to filter, enema
H(109), leaves of Spilanthes filicaulis, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to pound, enema
H(109), leaves of Thomandersia hensii, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to macerate, enema
H(109), roots of Carica papaya, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to pound, to dilute, to filter, enema
H(109), aerian part of Euphorbia hirta, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to pound, scarifications
H(139), ripe fruit RNS., application urinary conduct
H(155), leaves of Phyllanthus niruri, bulb of Allium cepa, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, RNS., VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094), leaves , ripe fruit of Capsicum annuum, Aframomum sanguineum, to pound, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Carapa procera DC.
Official name : Carapa procera DC.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(068)
Recipes : H(038), stems barks, trunk, twigsof Carapa procera, decoction (H2O) in wine, VO.
H(068), roots, leaves of Carapa procera, decoction (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(068), H(038), H(104), H(109), H(169), H(186)
Recipes : H(037), H(186), adult flowers, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(038), H(104), roots of Carica., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), latex délayé of Carica, VO.
H(109), roots of Carica papaya, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to pound, to dilute, to filter, enema
H(109), latex of Carica, scarifications
H(169), roots of Carica. to pound, to dilute, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia absus L.
Official name : Cassia absus L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Chamaecrista absus (L.) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(068), H(100), H(131)
Recipes : H(068), leaves of Cassia absus, to pound, to macerate, RNS.
H(100), H(131), leaves of Cassia absus, powder, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(014), H(028x), H(038), H(051), H(068), H(169)
Recipes : H(014), leaves of Cassia alata, to grind, friction
H(014), leaves of Cassia., to grind, to dilute, to filter, enema
H(014), leaves of Cassia, decoction (H2O), enema
H(028x), leaves of Spilanthes filicaulis of Cassia alata, Ocimum gratissimum, , to pound, in vagina
H(038), leaves of Cassia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves of Cassia, to pound, to macerate, enema
H(068), leaves of Cassia, to pound, to macerate, RNS.
H(169), leaves of Cassia, to pound, to macerate, RNS.
H(169), leaves of Cassia, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia hirsuta L.
Official name : Cassia hirsuta L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna hirsuta (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018), decoction (H2O) of Cassia hirsuta leaves, inhalation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia mimosoides L.
Official name : Cassia mimosoides L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Chamaecrista mimosoides (L.) Greene
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038), leaves of Cassia mimosoides, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(091), infusion of leaves of Cassia occidentalis, bath
H(104), aerian part of Cassia occidentalis, decoction (H2O), filtration, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Celosia schweinfurthiana Schinz
Official name : Celosia schweinfurthiana Schinz
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014), leaves of Celosia schweinfurthian, friction, RNS.
H(014), leaves of Celosia schweinfurthian, maceration, filter, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Celosia trigyna L.
Official name : Celosia trigyna L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(051), H(068), H(091)
Recipes : H(026), menstrues regulation, leaves of Celosia trigyna, seeds of Arachis hypogea, RNS., enema
H(051) paludism, leaves of Celosia trigyna, to grind, to filter, enema
H(051) paludism child, juice leaves of Celosia trigyna, drops in eyes
H(068), whole plant of Celosia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) anemia, whole plant of Celosia, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Official name : Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(013), H(037)
Recipes : H(006), whole plant of Centella asiatica, to pound, to dilute, to filter, enema
H(013) , abscess au doigt, leaves pounded of Centella., local application + salt
H(037) tuberculosis, leaves of Centella, to pound, infusion, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Official name : Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Synonyms : Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants
Symptoms : H(004), H(051), H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(004) wound after vaccination, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, local application
H(051), paludism child, H(068), aerian part of Chenopodium., to grind (H2O), to filter, enema
H(100) (mwanamimba), aerian part of Chenopodium., to pound, maceration (H2O), VO. + enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Official name : Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(045), H(018), H(038)
Recipes : H(004), H(045), stem without leaves of Cissampelos owariensis, to carbonize, local application
H(018), leaves of Cissampelos., juice, drops in eyes
H(038), aerian part of Cissampelos., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus aralioides (Baker) Planch.
Official name : Cissus aralioides (Baker) Planch.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, bubo, stems without leaves of Cissus aralioides, to pound, local application + white clay
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Official name : Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus limonum Risso
Symptoms : H(038), H(051), H(108), H(139)
Recipes : H(038), H(139) (erecting), roots of Citrus limon, masticated
H(051), H(108) grippe, stem without leaves, decoction (H2O), fumigation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Official name : Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves of Clausena anisata, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Commelina africana L.
Official name : Commelina africana L.
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syph.. , roots, pounded, maceration, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Commelina diffusa Burm. f.
Official name : Commelina diffusa Burm. f.
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(091)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, child, H(091) delay in motricity, whole plant of Commelina diffusa, to pound, maceration (H2O), to filter, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Conyza sumatrensis (Retz.) E.K. Walker
Official name : Conyza sumatrensis (Retz.) E.K. Walker
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Erigeron sumatrensis Retz.
Symptoms : H(001), H(014), H(018), H(036), H(051), H(113)
Recipes : H(001), H(018), H(036), H(051) paludism child, leaves juice of Conyza sumatrensis, drops in eyes
H(014) mycosiss, leaves of Conyza, to grind, friction
H(113) rheumatism, leaves of Conyza., to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Crassocephalum bumbense S. Moore
Official name : Crassocephalum bumbense S. Moore
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Crassocephalum montuosum (S. Moore) Milne-Redh.
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022), leaves of Crassocephalum bumbense, to grind, to filter, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cucurbita maxima Duchesne ex Lam.
Official name : Cucurbita maxima Duchesne ex Lam.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(068), seeds and leaves of Cucurbita maxima, to grind, to filter, in rectum
H(104) stomachic, young leaves of Cucurbita., VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Official name : Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(046)
Recipes : H(046), leaves of Cymbopogon citratus, decoction, to filter, enema
H(046), leaves of Cymbopogon citratus, decoction, H(046), leaves of Cymbopogon citratus, decoction,VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cyperus articulatus L.
Official name : Cyperus articulatus L.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism child, rhizom of Cyperus articulatus, to pound, maceration (H2O), to filter, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cyphostemma adenocaule (Steud. ex A. Rich.) Desc. ex Wild & R. B. Drumm.
Official name : Cyphostemma adenocaule (Steud. ex A. Rich.) Desc. ex Wild & R. B. Drumm.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(068)
Recipes : H(037) throat, leaves of Cyphostemma adenocaule, softened by the heat of fire, emballées in des leaves of bananier + salt, RNS., VO.
H(068), bulb of Cyphostemma adenocaule, spathes of Musa paradisiaca, to pound, juice, enema (worms prevent women to bear a child))
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Datura metel L.
Official name : Datura metel L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Datura alba Nees , Datura fastuosa L.
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020), leaves of Datura metel, to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Dioscorea bulbifera L.
Official name : Dioscorea bulbifera L.
Family : Dioscoreaceae
Symptoms : H(016)
Recipes : H(016) femal breast inflammation, rape fruit of Dioscorea bulbifera + white clay, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Dracaena arborea (Willd.) Link
Official name : Dracaena arborea (Willd.) Link
Family : Dracaenaceae
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053), leaves juice of Dracaena arborea , drops in ears (heal the flowing of pus)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.
Official name : Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(045), H(173)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis child, whole plant of Drymaria cordata, to pound, to macerate, to filter, enema
H(173) + H(045), leaves of Drymaria., local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Eclipta prostrata (L.) L.
Official name : Eclipta prostrata (L.) L.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Eclipta alba (L.) Hassk.
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006), leaves of Eclipta prostrata , maceration, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Official name : Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Family : Palmae
Symptoms : H(004), H(018), H(038), H(068), H(100), H(113), H(131), H(168)
Recipes : H(004) thorn in the skin, leaves of Costus phyllocephalus, pulp of fruit of Elaeis guineensis, to pound, local application
H(018), stem without bark of Elaeis., softened by the heat of fire, juice, drops in eyes
H(038), young leaves of Harungana madagascarensis, seeds of Elaeis guineensis, VO.
H(038), young leaves of Heinsia crinita, seeds of Elaeis guineesis, VO.
H(068), stems with leaves with flowers, seeds of Elaeis., VO.
H(100) , H(131), warm seeds in local application
H(113), H(168), seeds of Elaeis, to roast, RNS., massage
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(045), H(068), H(104), H(130)
Recipes : H(045) full dress of new born, roots of Eleusine indica, to pound, to macerate (H2O), to filter, to wash
H(068) child, leaves of Eleusine., decoction (H2O), enema
H(104) child, roots of Eleusine., to pound, to macerate (H2O), enema
H(130), leaves of Eleusine., to pound in palm oil, massage
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Eriosema psoraleoides (Lam.) G. Don
Official name : Eriosema psoraleoides (Lam.) G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Eriosema cajanoides (Guill. et Perr.) Hook. f.
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(045), H(068)
Recipes : H(001), young leaves of Eriosema psoraleoides, to pound, juice, drops in eyes
H(004) wound, H(045), roots of Eriosema., to scrape, to sprinkle with powder
H(068), leaves of Eriosema., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Erythrococca oleracea (Prain) Prain
Official name : Erythrococca oleracea (Prain) Prain
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013), leaves of Erythrococca oleracera, softened with fire, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(006), H(008), H(014), H(045), H(068), H(104), H(109)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(008), H(104), whole aerian part of Euphorbia hirta, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), leaves of Euphorbia hirta, VO. + paste of earth-nuts (lotoba)
H(014) mycosis, latex of Euphorbia., scars, friction
H(014) toe mycosis, H(045), leaves of Euphorbia., to pound in palm oil, local application
H(068), stem with leaves of Euphorbia hirta, Elaeis guineensis, VO.
H(109), aerian part of Euphorbia hirta, rape fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to pound, scars
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Euphorbia prostrata Ait.
Official name : Euphorbia prostrata Ait.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002), aerian part of Euphorbia prostrata, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name : Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sur Forssk.
Symptoms : H(038), H(068), H(131)
Recipes : H(038), barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus capensis, decoction (H2O), enema
H(068), barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(131), latex of Ficus., local application on the wounds
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus recurvata De Wild.
Official name : Ficus recurvata De Wild.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(005) œdèmea, latex of Ficus recurvata in scarifications
H(051) paludism, leaves of Ficus recurvata of Ocimum gratissimum, decoction, inhalation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus vallis-choudae Delile
Official name : Ficus vallis-choudae Delile
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) psychosis, barks stems, twigs, trunks of Ficus vallis-choudae, young leaves of Heinsia crinita, to pound (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Galinsoga parviflora Cav.
Official name : Galinsoga parviflora Cav.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, pounded leaves of Galinsoga parviflora, decoction (H20), filter, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Glyphaea brevis (Spreng.) Monach.
Official name : Glyphaea brevis (Spreng.) Monach.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(102), H(103)
Recipes : H(102) cholagogue, decoction of leaves of Glyphaea brevis, VO.
H(103) dental caries, raw dried fruit powder of Glyphaea brevis, local application
H(103) dental caries,powder of carbonized leaves of Glyphaea brevis, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Gouania longispicata Engl.
Official name : Gouania longispicata Engl.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(038), H(068)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, H(038), H(068), leaves, stems with leaves of Gouania longispicata, maceration (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Official name : Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Cleome gynandra L. , Gynandropsis pentaphylla DC.
Symptoms : H(037), H(053), H(068), H(113)
Recipes : H(037), infusion of leaves of Gynandropsis gynandra, enema
H(037), infusion of leaves of Gynandropsis, enema
H(053), juice of leaves grinded of Gynandropsis, drops in ears
H(068), maceration barks stem, branch, trunk, VO.
H(113), infusion of leaves of Gynandropsis, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(013), H(014), H(038), H(051x), H(100), H(104), H(126)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(038), H(100), H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Harungana madagascariesnsis, maceration (H2O), enema
H(013) purpura, child, barks stem, branch, trunk of Harungana., to scrape, infusion, bath
H(014) itch on the legs (ngola), sap of Harungana., to dilute, local application
H(038), young leaves of Harungana madagascarensis, seeds of Elaeis guineensis, VO.
H(051x), H(126), barks stem, branch, trunk of Harungana., to scrape, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(051x), H(126), leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Harungana., decoction (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Heliotropium indicum L.
Official name : Heliotropium indicum L.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), aerian part of Heliotropium indicum, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Official name : Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(126)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, H(126), leaves, whole aerian part of Hibiscus cannabinus, decoction (H2O), VO., 3 glass / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Hibiscus surattensis L.
Official name : Hibiscus surattensis L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), whole aerian part of Hibiscus surattensis, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Hyptis pectinata (L.) Poir.
Official name : Hyptis pectinata (L.) Poir.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves of Hyptis pectinata, maceration (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ipomoea cairica (L.) Sweet
Official name : Ipomoea cairica (L.) Sweet
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022), aerian part of Ipomoea cairica, maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ipomoea involucrata P. Beauv.
Official name : Ipomoea involucrata P. Beauv.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(018), H(036), H(037), H(045)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(045), young leaves of Ipomoea involucrata, to grind, juice, local application
H(008), leaves of Ipomoea., to grind, to dilute, to filter, VO. + anana juice
H(018), H(036), sap leaves of Ipomoea., drops in eyes
H(037) bronchitis, leaves of Ipomoea., to grind, to dilute, to filter, VO. + anana juice
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ipomoea mauritiana Jacq.
Official name : Ipomoea mauritiana Jacq.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Synonyms : Ipomoea digitata auct.
Symptoms : H(005), H(022), H(038), H(097), H(100), H(112)
Recipes : H(005) oedema testicles, H(097), bulb in small pieces of Ipomoea mauritiana, stem without barks of Costus phyllocephalus of Costus lucanusianus, to pound, juice, in rectum
H(022), leaves of Ipomoea mauritiana, maceration (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(038), H(100), leaves of Costus lucanusianus, bulb of Ipomoea mauritiana, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(112), bulb in small pieces of Ipomoea., to macerate (H2O), to filter, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(037)
Recipes : H(004) wound, latex of Jatropha curcas, local application
H(008), leaves of Jatropha., to pound (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(037) cough, leaves of Jatropha curcas, ripe fruits of Piper guineense, to pound, juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Kalanchoe crenata (Andr.) Haw.
Official name : Kalanchoe crenata (Andr.) Haw.
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(045)
Recipes : H(001), leaves juice of Kalanchoe crenata, drops in eyes
H(004) wound, leaves juice of Kalanchoe., local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley
Official name : Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Lagenaria vulgaris Ser. , Cucurbita lagenaria L.
Symptoms : H(016)
Recipes : H(016), young leaves of Lagenaria siceraria , local application + white clay
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Lantana camara L.
Official name : Lantana camara L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Lantana antidotalis Thonning.
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124) intestinal haemorrhage after an accident, ripe fruit of Lantana camara, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Leea guineensis G. Don
Official name : Leea guineensis G. Don
Family : Leeaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) child diarrhoea, pounded rape fruit of Leea guineensis, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Mammea africana Sabine
Official name : Mammea africana Sabine
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) child diarrhoea, to pound the barks of stems, twigs, trunk of Mammea africana, make soak then filter, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Mangifera indica L.
Official name : Mangifera indica L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(051), H(068), H(103), H(104), H(109)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(104), H(068) intestinal worm, barks stem, branch, trunk of Mangifera., decoction (H2O), enema
H(051), barks stem, branch, trunk of Mangifera., to pound, to dilute (H2O), enema
H(103) decayed tooth, barks stem, branch, trunk of Mangifera., decoction (H2O), mouth wash
H(109), barks stem, branch, trunk of Mangifera., to pound, maceration (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Manihot esculenta Crantz
Official name : Manihot esculenta Crantz
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Manihot utilissima Pohl
Symptoms : H(006), H(075), H(172)
Recipes : H(006) child, leaves of Manihot esculenta, to pound (H2O), to filter, enema
H(075) pregnant women, leaves of Manihot., to pound, juice, VO.
H(172) dracunculosis, leaves of Manihot., to pound, juice, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Manihot glaziovii Muell. Arg.
Official name : Manihot glaziovii Muell. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(028x)
Recipes : H(028x), leaves of Manihot glaziovii, to pound, in vagina
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Melanthera scandens (Schumach. & Thonn.) Roberty
Official name : Melanthera scandens (Schumach. & Thonn.) Roberty
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(018)
Recipes : H(006), H(018), leaves of Melanthera., maceration (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Official name : Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Microglossa volubilis (Wallich) DC. , Conyza pyrifolia Lam.
Symptoms : H(007), H(033), H(038), H(126), H(172)
Recipes : H(007), roots of Microglossa pyrifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, H(038), H(126), roots of Microglossa pyrifolia, decoction (H2O), enema
H(056) filariosis, leaves juice of Microglossa., drops in eyes
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Mikania cordata (Burm. f.) B. L. Robinson var. cordata
Official name : Mikania cordata (Burm. f.) B. L. Robinson var. cordata
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(038), H(051), H(068), H(099), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(001) inflammation of the conjunctivita, leaves juice of Mikania cordata ... var. cordata, drops in eyes
H(038), leaves of Mikania., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), H(113), leaves of Mikania., decoction (H2O), steam bath
H(068) intestinal worm, H(104), leaves of Mikania., decoction (H2O), enema
H(099) epilepsy, leaves juice of Mikania., VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Millettia versicolor Welw. ex Bak.
Official name : Millettia versicolor Welw. ex Bak.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(068) anthelminthic, barks stem, branch, trunk of Millettia versicolor, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(100) syph., barks stem, branch, trunk of Millettia., to scrape, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Mirabilis jalapa L.
Official name : Mirabilis jalapa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, the whole rape fruit of Mirabilis jalapa, to dry, powder, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Mitragyna stipulosa (DC.) O. Ktze
Official name : Mitragyna stipulosa (DC.) O. Ktze
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Hallea stipulosa (DC.) Leroy
Symptoms : H(038), H(051), H(068), H(173)
Recipes : H(038), H(068) intestinal worm, H(173), barks stem, branch, trunk of Mitragyna stipulosa, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(051), stem without leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Mitragyna., fumigation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Momordica charantia L.
Official name : Momordica charantia L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(068)
Recipes : H(051), aerian part of Momordica charantia, decoction (H2O), inhalation
H(068) anthelmintic, leaves, seeds of Momordica., maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Momordica foetida Schumach.
Official name : Momordica foetida Schumach.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Momordica schimperiana Naud.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) anthelmintique, leaves of Momordica foetida , maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Morinda lucida Benth.
Official name : Morinda lucida Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(068)
Recipes : H(037), leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Morinda lucida, to pound, maceration (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(037), barks stem, branch, internal bark of trunk of Morinda., to scrape, maceration (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(068) intestinal worm, leaves of Morinda., to pound, maceration (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Official name : Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Family : Musaceae
Synonyms : Musa ×sapientum L.
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(013), H(045), H(046), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(008), H(104), rhizom of Musa paradisiaca, maceration (H2O), enema
H(013) abscess, young leaves of Musa., to softened by the heat of fire, local application pour faire mûrir l'abcès
H(045) cicatrizing circumcision, leaves of Musa., to softened by the heat of fire, local application
H(046) measles, barks stem, branch, trunk of Dacryodes edulis, fruit pulp of Musa paradisiaca, to scrape, to pound, friction
H(068) intestinal worm intestinale, ripe fruit, roots of Musa., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), bulb of Cyphostemma adenocaule, spathes of Musa paradisiaca, to pound, juice, enema (the worms prevent women to bear a child)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Official name : Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Family : Musaceae
Synonyms : Musa ×sapientum L.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), unripe fruit, roots of Musa sapientum, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Musa sp.
Official name : Musa sp.
Family : Musaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), leaves Sida acuta + grilled banana
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Official name : Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(038), H(104)
Recipes : H(006), H(038), H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Newbouldia laevis, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(108), H(151), H(157)
Recipes : H(118), H(151), leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, carbonisation, to take snuff
H(157) child (lonyama), leaves of Nicotiana., to pound, friction
H(157) child (lonyama), leaves of Nicotiana., juice, drops in eyes
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ocimum americanum L.
Official name : Ocimum americanum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(028x), H(051), H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(028x), leaves of Ocimum americanum , to pound, in vagina
H(051) baby at the breast, leaves of Ocimum., friction
H(051) paludism, leaves of Ocimum, juice, drops in eyes
H(103) decayed tooth, leaves of Ocimum., to softened by the heat of fire, to pound, local application
H(104), leaves of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to pound, to macerate, to filter, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ocimum basilicum L.
Official name : Ocimum basilicum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(036), H(037), H(051), H(201)
Recipes : H(036) adultes, young leaves of Ocimum basilicum, juice, drops in eyes
H(037), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(051), leaves of Ocimum., to pound (H2O), to filter, in rectum
H(051) child, leaves of Ocimum., to pound, friction
H(051) paludism, child, young leaves of Ocimum., juice, drops in eyes
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ocimum gratissimum L.
Official name : Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(028x), H(033), H(051), H(068), H(108), H(109), H(113), H(157)
Recipes : H(028x), leaves of Spilanthes filicaulis of Cassia alata of Ocimum gratissimum, to pound, in vagina
H(028x), leaves of Ocimum., to pound, in vagina
H(033) femal, H(068), leaves of Ocimum., to pound (H2O), to filter, enema (parasits prevent women to bear a child)
H(051), leaves of Ocimum., friction
H(051) paludism, leaves of Ficus recurvata of Ocimum gratissimum, decoction (H2O), inhalation
H(068) intestinal worm, leaves of Ocimum., to pound (H2O), maceration (H2O), to filter, enema
H(108) influenza, leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), steam bath
H(109) lumbar, H(113), leaves of Ocimum., to pound (H2O), to filter, enema
H(157) child (lonyama), leaves of Laportea aestuans of Solenostemon monostachyus of Ocimum gratissimum of Phyllanthus niruri, to pound, juice, enema
H(157) child (lonyama), leaves of Laportea aestuans of Solenostemon monostachyus of Ocimum gratissimum of Phyllanthus niruri, friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Oryza sativa L.
Official name : Oryza sativa L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(046)
Recipes : H(008), seeds of Oryza sativa, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(046) measles, seeds of Oryza., decoction (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Parquetina nigrescens (Afzel.) Bullock
Official name : Parquetina nigrescens (Afzel.) Bullock
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Parquetina gabonica Baill.
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) arrow poison, latex
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Official name : Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(173)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra macrophylla, seeds of Aframomum sanguineum, to pound, maceration, VO.
H(173), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), enema
H(173), H(045), fruit without seeds, to carbonize, powder, to sprinkle with powder
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Pentadiplandra brazzeana Baill.
Official name : Pentadiplandra brazzeana Baill.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(037), H(051), H(104), H(109)
Recipes : H(006),H(037), H(104), H(109), bulb of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, ripe fruit of Piper guineense, to pound, maceration (H2O), to filter, enema
H(051) paludism roots of Pentadiplandra, to pound, maceration (H2O), enema
H(104) ulcer duodrenal, roots of Pentadiplandre., to pound, VO. + anana juice (attention ! toxic)
H(179) kidney desease, roots of Pentadiplandra., decoction (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Persea americana Mill.
Official name : Persea americana Mill.
Family : Lauraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(099), H(169), H(178)
Recipes : H(008) baby at the breast, barks stem, branch, trunk of Persea americana, decoction (H2O), enema
H(169) (mwanamimba), H(099) calming, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Persea., VO.
H(178) cardiac disease, barks stem, branch, trunk of Persea americana, ripe fruit of Aframomum subsericeum, juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Phyllanthus discoideus (Baill.) Muell. Arg.
Official name : Phyllanthus discoideus (Baill.) Muell. Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(113), H(109)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) , leaves, local application
H(068), stems barks, trunk, twigs, decoction (H2O), enema
H(109), leaves pounded, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Phyllanthus niruri auct.
Official name : Phyllanthus niruri auct.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(031), H(068), H(155), H(157)
Recipes : H(001) catarac, stem without leaves of Phyllanthus niruri, dried by sun, carbonized, drops in eyes
H(031) intercostal pain,H(037) bronchitis, carbonized roots of Phyllanthus , scarifications
H(068) helminthiasis, leaves of Phyllanthus pounded, diluted, filtered, enema
H(155), bulb Allium cepa, ripe fruit Capsicum frutescens, leaves Phyllanthus niruri, VO.
H(157) child (lonyama), aerian part of Phyllanthus, diluted in palm oil, friction
H(157) child (lonyama), leaves of Laportea aestuans of Solenostemon monostachyus of Ocimum gratissimum of Phyllanthus niruri, to pound, juice, enema
H(157) child (lonyama), leaves of Laportea aestuans of Solenostemon monostachyus of Ocimum gratissimum of Phyllanthus niruri, friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name : Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family : Phytolaccaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(014), H(045)
Recipes : H(004) wound,H(014) itch, H(045), leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra, cataplasmn local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Piper guineense Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Piper guineense Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Piperaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(037), H(104), H(109)
Recipes : H(006),H(037), H(104), H(109), bulb of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, ripe fruit of Piper guineense, to pound, maceration (H2O), to filter, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Piper umbellatum L.
Official name : Piper umbellatum L.
Family : Piperaceae
Synonyms : Piper subpeltatum Willd.
Symptoms : H(013), H(104), H(169)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, ripe fruit of Piper umbellatum, to pound, local application + clay (to mature the abcesses)
H(104), leaves of Piper., to pound (H2O), to filter, enema
H(169), roots of Piper., to pound, to macerate (H2O), enema
H(169), roots of Piper., to carbonize, local scarifications
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Pistia stratiotes L.
Official name : Pistia stratiotes L.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(111)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, H(111) , aerian part, to carbonize, cicatrizing , RNS
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic)
Vernacular name : not registered
Plumbago zeylanica L.
Official name : Plumbago zeylanica L.
Family : Plumbaginaceae
Symptoms : H(168)
Recipes : H(038), H(100) syph., leaves of Plumbago zeylanica, to cook (H2O), VO. + enema
H(168) increase memory, leaves of Plumbago zeylanica, to cook (H2O), VO. + banana
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Portulaca oleracea L.
Official name : Portulaca oleracea L.
Family : Portulacaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) itch, aerian part, pounded, friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Portulaca quadrifida L.
Official name : Portulaca quadrifida L.
Family : Portulacaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(103)
Recipes : H(091), delay in motricity, aerian part, pounded, maceration, enema
H(103), aerian part plant, decoction (H2O), mouth bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn.
Official name : Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(113), H(126), H(168)
Recipes : H(100) syph., leaves of Pseudarthria hookeri , local application
H(068) intestinal worm, H(126), leaves of Pseudarthria., to pound, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(113) rheumatism, H(168), leaves of Pseudarthria., massage
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(051)
Recipes : H(008), young leaves of Psidium guajava, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), young leaves of Psidium guajava, leaves of Alchornea yambuyaensis, decoction (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Official name : Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(155), H(201)
Recipes : H(068) child anthelmintic, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitoria, softened at the heat of fire, juice, VO.
H(068) anthelmintic, leaves, roots , barks from stem, twig, trunk of Rauvolfia vomitoria, to pound, to dilute in H2O, fiter,enema
H(156), leaves of Cyathula prostrata, seeds of Aframomum sanguineum, to pound, juice, VO.
H(201) psychosis, barks of the underground part of Rauvolfia, to pound, snuff
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(006)
Recipes : H(002), leaves of Ricinus communis, to softened by the heat of fire, local application
H(006), seeds of Ricinus., to pound, decoction (H2O), VO., 2 to 3 soup spoons / J.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Saccharum officinarum L.
Official name : Saccharum officinarum L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(037), H(038), H(093), H(100), H(104), H(126), H(178)
Recipes : H(033) femal, H(104), leaves of acanthus montanus, stem without leaves of Saccharum officinarum, to pound, to filter, enema, VO.
H(037), leaves of Saccharum., to dry, powder, to dilute (palm oil), VO.
H(037), H(126), stem without barks of Costus phyllocephalus of Saccharum officinarum, to grind, juice, VO.
H(038), leaves of Desmodium adscendens, stem without barks of Saccharum officinarum, to grind, to filter, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(093), barks stem, branch, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, stem without leaves of Costus phyllocephalus of Saccharum officinarum, to pound, juice, VO.
H(100) syph., H(038), whole plant of Thonningia sanguinea, stem without barks of Saccharum officinarum, to pound, juice, VO.
H(178) cardiac disease, barks stem, branch, tonc of Tetrapleura tetraptera, stem without barks of Saccharum officinarum, to pound, juice, to macerate (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Schwenckia americana L.
Official name : Schwenckia americana L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(038), H(068)
Recipes : H(006), H(038), H(068) intestinal worm, leaves, roots of Schwenckia americana, infusion (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Scoparia dulcis L.
Official name : Scoparia dulcis L.
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(038), H(068) intestinal worm, H(104), leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Scoparia dulcis, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Sida acuta Burm. f.
Official name : Sida acuta Burm. f.
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Sida carpinifolia L.f. , Sida stipulata Cav.
Symptoms : H(008), H(022), H(104)
Recipes : H(003x), leaves of Sida acuta , to pound + white clay, friction
H(008), leaves of Sida., RNS., VO. + banane grillée
H(022) facilite l'accouchement, leaves of Sida acuta ., to pound, to filter, enema
H(104), leaves of Sida., to pound, to filter, VO. + anana juice
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Sida rhombifolia L.
Official name : Sida rhombifolia L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(038), H(068)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, H(038), leaves of Sida rhombifolia, to pound, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(068) intestinal worm, roots of Sida., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Solanum nigrum L.
Official name : Solanum nigrum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum judaicum Bess
Symptoms : H(068), H(092), H(104)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worm, H(104), roots of Solanum nigrum, to pound, to macerate (H2O), enema
H(092), fruit of Solanum nigrum
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv.
Official name : Spathodea campanulata P. Beauv.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(006), H(104)
Recipes : H(005) testicles oedema, H(104) adult, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Spathodea campanulata, decoction (H2O), to filter, enema
H(006) child après refroidissement, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Spathodea., decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Spondias mombin L.
Official name : Spondias mombin L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Spondias lutea L.
Symptoms : H(051), H(068), H(130)
Recipes : H(051), H(130), stems with leaves of Spondias mombin, decoction (H2O), fumigation
H(068) anthelminthic, barks stem, branch, trunk of Spondias., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Synadenium grantii Hook. f.
Official name : Synadenium grantii Hook. f.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(053), H(178), H(201)
Recipes : H(053), leaves of Synadenium grantii, to softened by the heat of fire, juice, drops in ears
H(178), leaves of Synadenium., to grind, juice, VO.
H(201) ordeal, latex of Synadenium., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Official name : Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : V(092) ichthyotoxic, leaves of Tephrosia vogelii, to pound
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Official name : Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(103)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worm, leaves of Tephrosia vogelii, to pound, maceration (H2O), enema, small dosis, toxic
H(103) decayed tooth, leaves of Tephrosia, juice, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Official name : Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(091), H(093), H(178)
Recipes : H(068) bilharziosis, decoction (H2O) rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, enema
H(091) asthenia, barks tige, rameau, tonc of Tetrapleura tetraptera, maceration (H2O), enema
H(093), barks stem, branch, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, stem without leaves of Costus phyllocephalus of Saccharum officinarum, to pound, juice, VO.
H(178) cardiac disease, barks stem, branch, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, stem without barks of Saccharum officinarum, to pound, juice, to macerate (H2O), enema
H(178) cardiac disease, fruits without seeds of Tetrapleura., maceration (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Thomandersia hensii De Wild. & Th. Dur.
Official name : Thomandersia hensii De Wild. & Th. Dur.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(006) + H(104), H(008), H(014), H(068), H(091), H(104), H(109)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), ulcerous enteritis, H(014) itch, H(109) lumbar, leaves of Thomandersia hensii, decoction (H2O), enema
H(008), leaves of Thomandersia hensii, VO.
H(008), leaves juice of Thomandersia hensii, VO.
H(008), H(104), leaves of Thomandersia., maceration (H2O), enema
H(014) itch, aerian part of Thomandersia., decoction (H2O), bath
H(109) lumbar, leaves of Thomandersia hensii of Lycopersicon cerasiforme, seeds of Aframomum sanguineum, to pound, enema
H(109), leaves of Thomandersia hensii, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to macerate, enema
H(068) vermifuge, aerian part of Thomandersia., decoction (H2O), enema
H(068) intestinal worm, leaves of Thomandersia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068) intestinal worm, leaves of Thomandersia hensii of Vernonia amygdalina, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) baby at the breast, leaves of Thomandersia, to pound, to dilute (palm oil), friction
H(109) lumbar, aerian part of Thomandersia., decoction (H2O), enema
H(109) lumbar, stems with leaves of Costus phyllocephalus, leaves of Thomandersia hensii, ripe fruit of Piper guineense, to pound, juice, enema
H(109) lumbar, leaves of Thomandersia., to pound, maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsley) A. Gray
Official name : Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsley) A. Gray
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(046)
Recipes : H(046) measles, leaves juice of Tithonia diversifolia, to dilute (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Trema orientalis (L.) Blume
Official name : Trema orientalis (L.) Blume
Family : Ulmaceae
Synonyms : Sponia orientalis var. affinis (Planch.) Baker , Trema guineensis (Schum. & Thonn. ) Ficalho
Symptoms : H(000), H(004), H(045), H(012), H(013), H(037), H(068), H(090), H(103), H(109)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(045), stem without leaves of Trema., to carbonize, local application
H(012)), leaves of Trema., friction
H(012)), stems with leaves of Trema., to carbonize, scarifications
H(013) abscess gums, leaves of Trema., to softened by the heat of fire, local application, massage
H(037), young leaves of Trema., to pound, juice, VO.
H(068) intestinal worm, H(109) lumbar, leaves of Trema., to pound, to macerate (H2O), enema
H(090), stem without leaves of Trema., to cook, VO.
H(103) decayed tooth, stem without leaves of Trema., to carbonize, local application, scarifications
H(000) (mwanamimba), leaves of Trema orientalis, seeds of Aframomum sanguineum, to pound, juice, VO. + local salt
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Trichilia prieuriana A.Juss.
Official name : Trichilia prieuriana A.Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(068), H(104) helminthiase colique, écorce de la partie souterraine de Trichilia prieuriana, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Triumfetta cordifolia A. Rich.
Official name : Triumfetta cordifolia A. Rich.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(045)
Recipes : H(033) femal , decoction of roots, enema
H(045), pounded leaves in local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Triumfetta rhomboidea Jacq.
Official name : Triumfetta rhomboidea Jacq.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), infusion leaves, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Turraea vogelii Hook. f. ex Benth.
Official name : Turraea vogelii Hook. f. ex Benth.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(045)
Recipes : H(004) + H(045), leaves + barks of the underground part of the plant, powder on wound
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Urena lobata L.
Official name : Urena lobata L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), decoction of roots, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Urera hypselodendron (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Wedd.
Official name : Urera hypselodendron (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Wedd.
Family : Urticaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(093)
Recipes : H(013), local application of crushed leaves
H(093), leaves, eaten
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : H(014), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(014) child, leaves of Vernonia., decoction (H2O), bath
H(068) intestinal worm, leaves of Thomandersia hensii of Vernonia amygdalina, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068) intestinal worm, H(104), leaves of Vernonia., to pound, maceration (H2O), to filter, enema
H(068) intestinal worm, leaves of Vernonia., maceration (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Vernonia conferta Benth
Official name : Vernonia conferta Benth
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(068), H(156)
Recipes : H(004), wounds, cicatrizing, young leaves of Vernonia conferta in local application
H(008) diarrhoea, H(068) helminthiasis, H(156) whooping cough, decoction bark stem, trunck, twigs of Vernonia conferta, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Vitex doniana Sweet
Official name : Vitex doniana Sweet
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018), ripe fruit of Vitex doniana, to pound, scarifications on the fore head and the neck
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Xylopia aethiopica (Dunal) A. Rich.
Official name : Xylopia aethiopica (Dunal) A. Rich.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Uvaria aethiopica Guil. et Pers.
Symptoms : H(018), H(037), H(038), H(099)
Recipes : H(018), H(099) epilepsy, leaves of Xylopia., decoction (H2O), inhalation
H(037), leaves of Xylopia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), ripe fruit of Xylopia, decoction (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Zanthoxylum gilletii (De Wild.) P. G. Waterman
Official name : Zanthoxylum gilletii (De Wild.) P. G. Waterman
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Fagara macrophylla (Oliv.) Engl. , Fagara macrophylla (Oliv.) Engl. var. preussi Engl , Fagara inaequalis Engl.
Symptoms : H(033), H(068), H(103), H(109)
Recipes : H(033) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk of Fagara macrophylla … var. preussi, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(068) intestinal parasitism, barks stem, branch, trunk of Fagara., maceration (H2O), enema
H(103) decayed tooth, barks stem, branch, trunk of Fagara., decoction (H2O), mouth wash
H(109), barks stem, branch, trunk of Fagara., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Zea mays L.
Official name : Zea mays L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) sexual asthenia male, spathe of Zea mays, to softened by the heat of fire, powder, scarifications
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered