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Reference : VN 08

Author(s) : Nacoulma - Ouedraogo, O., J. Millogo - Rasolodimby & S. Guinko
Title : Les plantes herbacées dans la thérapie des piqûres d'insectes. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 11 - 12, 1 65 - 176, (1997 - 1998)
Reference VN 08 has information about 63 plants :
Abutilon grandifolium (Willd.) Sw.
Official name : Abutilon grandifolium (Willd.) Sw.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, leaves , juice from the flowers, external use and decoction and infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Official name : Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, leaves, juice, external use (spider, ants, scorpion)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Achyranthes aspera L.
Official name : Achyranthes aspera L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Achyranthes annua Dinter , Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill. , Achyranthes aspera L. var. sicula , Achyranthes obovata Peter.
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, flowers, cataplasm, external use, stems, leaves, decoction, VO. (spider, scorpion)
V(020), insects leaves, stems, leaves, decoction, infusion, VO (scorpion)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, leaves, juice, external use
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Allium cepa L.
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects bulb, juice, external use
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Allium porum L.
Official name : Allium porum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, stems, leaves , juice, external use
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, bulbs, juice, external use (wasp)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Aloe barteri Bak.
Official name : Aloe barteri Bak.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Synonyms : Aloe buettneri A. Berger
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, leaves, juice, external use (wasp)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Official name : Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Alternanthera repens O. Ktze.
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, leaves, juice, external use (spider, scorpion)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Amaranthus graecizans L.
Official name : Amaranthus graecizans L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects leaves, juice, external use (plaster from residues ) (spider, ants, mouquitos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Amaranthus hybridus L.
Official name : Amaranthus hybridus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Amaranthus caudatus L.
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects leaves, juice, external use (spider, ants, mouquitos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020)insects, leaves, juice or pulp , external use (spider, ants, mouquitos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Amaranthus viridis L.
Official name : Amaranthus viridis L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020)insects, leaves , sap, external application , VO. , decoction, infusion
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ananas sativus Lindl.
Official name : Ananas sativus Lindl.
Family : Bromeliaceae
Synonyms : Ananas comosus (L.) Merr.
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, leaves, fruits , juice, external application + decoction and infusion ,VO. (spider)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Basella alba L.
Official name : Basella alba L.
Family : Basellaceae
Synonyms : Basella rubra L.
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, leaves , sap, V. extnal + VO. decoction and infusion (ants, spider)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, leaves , juice, external use (scorpion)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Official name : Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Family : Crassulaceae
Synonyms : Kalanchoe pinnata (Lam.) Pers.
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020)insects, warm leaves , juice , external use , (spider, ants)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, leaves, sap, external use, (spider, scorpion)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Caralluma dalzielii N.E. Br.
Official name : Caralluma dalzielii N.E. Br.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, leaves, sap, external use, (spider, ants, mouquitos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia nigricans Vahl
Official name : Cassia nigricans Vahl
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, leaves, external application (ants, mosquitos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered