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Official name : Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Family : Crassulaceae
Synonyms : Kalanchoe pinnata (Lam.) Pers.

54 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 01
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., A. Abel, L. Ake Assi, D. Brown, K.S Chetty, L. Chong-Seng, J. Eymé, T. Friedman, J. N. Gassita, E. N. Goudotê, P. Govinden, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, G. Lailam, D. Landreau, G. Lionnet, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Seychelles. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 170 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), pulp of leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, local application
Region : Seychelles
Country : Seychelles
Vernacular name : sans sentiment
Reference HA 02
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, K. Dramane, J. A. Elewude, S. O. Fadoju, Z.O. Gbile, E. Goudote, C.L. A. Johnson, A. Keita, O. Morakinyo, J. A. O. Ojewole, A. O. Olatunjia, E. A. Sofowora
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Western Nigeria. CSTR-OUA, 420 p., (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(053), H(086)
Recipes : H(053), leaves softened by the heat of firex of Bryophyllum pinnatum , expression, drops in eyes
H(086) lymphadénite, leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, to pound + oil of Vitex doniana, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 03
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(034), H(082), H(126), H(157)
Recipes : H(034), leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, seeds of Garcinia kola, chewing
H(082), leaves of Bryophyllum., RNS.
H(126), ripe fruit of Musa sapientum, leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum , RNS.
H(126), leaves of Bryophyllum., RNS.
H(157), ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : biroubine (Bariba), atchéman, tessouman (Fon, goun), djwèfon (Sahouè)
Reference HA 05
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053), leaves, softened in fire, to grind, juice, drops in ears
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : yuyuka (Lari, Yombé)), liyouka (Téké), djokaka (Ngare)
Reference HA 08
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, A. Ahmed, J. Eymê, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, A. Keita, M. Lebras
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Comores. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 216 p., (1982) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(003), H(006), H(012), H(018), H(091), H(104), H(113), H(137)
Recipes : H(003) +H(012)), ripe fruit of Jatropha curcas, leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, to pound, local application
H(006) + H(104), leaves of Bryophyllum., to chew, VO.
H(018), leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, oil of Cocos nucifera, cuisson, expression, local application
H(091), leaves of Bryophyllum softened by the heat of fire, massage
H(113), RNS, ONS
H(137), RNS, ONS.
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : meyawani (Mohéli island), paravani (Anjouan island)
Reference HA 09
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J. Eymê, J. - N. Gassita, E. Goudotê, J. Guêho, F. S. L. Ip, D. Jackaria, S. K. K. Kalachand, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, B. Landreau, A. W. Owadally, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques à Maurice (Iles Maurice et Rodrigues). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 214 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(080)
Recipes : H(080)from fish Elaeodendron orientale, decoction (H2O) leaveses, VO.
H(080)from fish, decoction (H2O) leaves, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : soudefafe
Reference HA 20
Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113)osteite, leaves infusion Bryophyllum pinnatum , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 42
Author(s) : Arkinstall, W.
Title : Medicinal and useful plants collected in the Manianga district of the Republic of Zaïre Revue de recherche scientifique. Spécial Médecine traditionnelle au Zaïre, Volume unique , pp135 - 158 (1979) Presses de l' Institut de Recherche Scientifique
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(000), ONS, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name : yuka - yuka (Kikongo)
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(031), H(045), H(051), H(077), H(091), H(104), H(109)
Recipes : H(004) injury, cuts, H(045) cicatrizing, leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, local application
H(008) + H(104) intestinal pains, H(077) anti-vomitory, H(109) back ache, H(031) intercostal pains, leaves juice, VO.
H(051) child fever, friction with leaves
H(091) fortifying pregnant femal, decoction of leaves, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : akpollébiè (Baoule), kokolè (Aboure), lala (Gouro), pakolo, kpotroko (Shien)
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : Bouquet, A.
Title : Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(001), leaves juice of Kalanchoe pinnata, drops in eyes
H(004), decoction of leaves of Kalanchoe pinnata of Tephrosia vogelii, roots of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, local application
H(014), leaves juice of Kalanchoe pinnata local application
H(026) menses troubles, leaves of Kalanchoe sp., ONS. Of Brillantaisia patula, Ocimum sp., VO.
H(030), leaves juice of Kalanchoe pinnata, VO.
H(053), leaves juice of Kalanchoe pinnata, drops in ears
H(082) respiratory desease, H(099) epilepsy, H(157) child convulsion, leaves juice of Kalanchoe pinnata, drops in noze
H(126), leaves of Kalanchoe sp., ONS of Ongokea gore of Plagiostyles africana de Brillantaisia patula of Asystasia sp., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : yuyuka (Laadi), mayuyuku (Beembe)liyuka (Yoombe), limamatu (Vili), yuayu (Laali), yuka (Yaa), mayama (Tié), nzuwa (Mbaamba), liliyuwa (Tsaangi), ndjoa, nzua, djuka (Mbôsi), djoka (Kôyô, Akwa), djonga, tsui (Téké), tebete (Bondjo)
Reference HB 33
Author(s) : Bhat, R.B., E.O. Etejere, V.T. Oladipo
Title : Ethnobotanical studies fron central Nigeria. Economic Botany, 44 (3), pp. 382-390, (1990)
Symptoms : H(003), H(014), H(037), H(053), H(087)
Recipes : Harvest young fresh twigs and mature roots of Bryophyllum pinnatum at any time of day
H(003, f) for swollen limbs: A handful of leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum is ground and mixed with one or two teaspoonfuls of shea butter (Butyrospermum parkii) and used to massage the affected part
H(014, f) for eczema and pimples: The latex of the plant is applied directly to the pimples and eczema spots by means of cotton.
H(037), as a cough mixture: A decoction prepared from the roots in water is taken orally as a cough mixture
H(053) for earache: The dried leaves (about five) are ground to powder and the liquid secretion {one to two teaspoonfuls) of a mollusk (Mutella sp.) is added to it; the mixture is then applied to the affected ears with the aid of feathers; the ear opening is then plugged with cotton for 2 days to prevent the entry of dust particles..
H(087) for whitlow: The dried whole plant is ground to powder and mixed with one or two raw eggs and one or two tablespoonfuls of shea butter; this is applied directly on the affected part to relieve the pain and dry up the inflammation.
Region : West Africa
Country : Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name : adamoda (Yoruba)
Reference HC 21
Author(s) : Chevalier, A.
Title : Les plantes magiques cultivées par les noirs d'Afrique et leur origine. Plus personal communications Father André Walker to the author. Rev. Bot. Appl., Agric. Trop., 27, p. 93 - 105, (1937)
Symptoms : H(004), H(201)
Recipes : H(004), Bryophyllum pinnatum, ONS to heal the wounds
H(201) plant with magical properties
This species was imported from Madagascar
Region : Tropical Africa
Country : Tropical Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HD 11
Author(s) : Dhetchuvi, M.- M. & J. Lejoly
Title : Contribution à la connaissance des plantes médicinales du Nord-Est du Zaïre. Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23 b, 991 - 1006, (1990)
Symptoms : H(004), H(053), H(103)
Recipes : H(004), H(053), H(103), leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum , RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 23
Author(s) : De Wet , H., V.N. Nzama, S.F. Van Vuuren
Title : Medicinal plants used for the treatment of sexually transmitted infections by lay people in northern Maputaland, KwaZulu–Natal Province, South Africa South African Journal of Botany, Volume 78, pp. 12 - 20, (2012) free full-text available on http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/02546299/78
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexual transmitted infections, boil a handful of chopped leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum with a handful of chopped Opuntia stricta stem and a handful of chopped Euphorbia hypericifolia (whole plant) in 2 L of water. Use one cup of the concoction once daily as an enema. According to the interviewee the gonorrhoea infection "drop” will disappear within 4 days.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northen Maputaland, KwaZulu-Natal Province)
Vernacular name : umvuthuzi
Reference HD 29
Author(s) : de Wet, H. , S.Nciki, S.F. van Vuuren
Title : Medicinal plants used for the treatment of various skin disorders by a rural community in northern Maputaland, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 9:51, (2013) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-9-51 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/51 + Additional file 1
Symptoms : H(182)
Recipes : H(182) shingles, a handful of leaves of Bryophyllum pinnata in combination with a handful of dried or fresh leaves of Senecio serratuloides are mixed with brake-fluid (hydraulic fluid) and Jik (bleach) and pasted over shingles twice a day for three days.
(registered from references HD 29 and HD 29_supl )
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northern Maputaland)
Vernacular name : umvuthuza
Reference HE 13
Author(s) : Egharevba, R.K.A., M.I. Ikhatua
Title : Ethno- Medical Uses of Plants in the Treatment of Various Skin Diseases in Ovia North East, Edo State, Nigeria Research Journal of Agriculture and Biological Sciences, 4 (1): 58-64 (2008)
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) slice mature leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, infuse in local gin In a bottle and rub swollen rheumatic or arthritis parts.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ovia North East, Edo State)
Vernacular name : airplant or ressurection plant (English), idan wesin (Edo)
Reference HE 17
Author(s) : Erinoso S. M. & D. O. Aworinde
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of some medicinal plants used in traditional health care in Abeokuta areas of Ogun State, Nigeria African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 6(18), pp. 1352-1362, 15 May, 2012 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp/PDF/pdf2012/15%20May/Erinoso%20and%20Aworinde.pdf
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, fluid from burnt leaves of Bryophillum pinnatum is taken orally
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : abamoda
Reference HF 01
Author(s) : Fernandez de la Pradilla, C.
Title : Des plantes qui nous ont guéris. Jeunesse d'Afrique, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso,Tome 1, 208 p., (1981), Tome 2, 101 p., (1985) Plantes médicinales contre les hépatites. Pabre, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 62 p., (1988)
Symptoms : H(156)
Recipes : H(156), leaves, softened in fire, grind, juice,VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 05
Author(s) : Gbile, Z.O., F.A. Adeyemi & T.K. Odewo
Title : Nigerian flora and its pharmaceutical potential Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23b, 1033 - 1038, (1990)
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018), leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum are heated to get the liquid to easily squeeze out which is applied on the affected part of the head
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (state of Kaduna, Zaria and surrounding) (Ogun state, Ijebu - Ode, Ago - Iwoye and surrounding)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 20
Author(s) : Gurib-Fakim, Ameenah, Joseph Guého
Title : Plantes médicinales de l'île Rodrigues Stanley, Rose-Hill. Editions de l'océan indien - Université de Maurice (Réduit) , 580 p. (1994) (ISBN 99903-0-171-9)
Symptoms : H(013), H(080), H(113)
Recipes : H(013) carbuncle, cataplasm of hot leaves of Kalanchoe pinnata, local application
H(080) fish allergie, decoction of the plant of Kalanchoe pinnata of leaves of Elaeodendron orientale, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, muscular inflammatory, decoction of the plant of Kalanchoe., VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island
Vernacular name : soulefate, soudefate
Reference HI 05
Author(s) : Igoli, J.O., O.G. Ogaji, T.A. Tor-Anyiin & N.P. Igoli
Title : Traditional medicine practice amongst the Igede people of Nigeria. Part II. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines (2) pp. 134 - 152 (2005) http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc05016
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053), scrapped inner bark wrapped in the leaves softened by warming and squeezed intothe ear as drops
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufo ivo (Igede)
Reference HI 06
Author(s) : Inngjerdingen, K., C. S. Nergard, D. Diallo, P. P. Mounkoro, B. S. Paulsen
Title : An ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for wound healing in Dogonland, Mali, West Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume 92, pp. 233 - 244 (2004) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874104000832
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) otite (sugulujin), leaves juice of Bryophyllum pinnatum , drops in ears
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : sugulujiinloo
Reference HI 10
Author(s) : Idu, M., B. C. Ndukwu
Title : Studies of Plants Used in Ethnomedicine in Ethiope Concil Area of Delta State, Nigeria Research Journal of Botany 1 (1) : 30 -43 (2006) http://scialert.net/qredirect.php?doi=rjb.2006.30.43&linkid=pdf
Symptoms : H(037), H(181)
Recipes : H(037) cough, the root of Kalanchoe pinnata is cooked and the decoction is cupful taken twice daily
H(181) navel wounds of newly born baby. Juice extracted from mildly flame – heated leaf of Kalanchoe pinnata is mixed with local ash and salt. This is then applied to the navel of baby until the wound heals.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Area of Delta State)
Vernacular name : resurrection plant (local english), ebe-okponkpan (local dialect)
Reference HJ 08
Author(s) : Jiofack, T., l. Ayissi, C. Fokunang, N. Guedje and V. Kemeuze
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of the upper Nyong valley forest in Cameroon African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(4). pp. 144-150, April, 2009 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp
Symptoms : H(127), H(201)
Recipes : H(127) splenomegaly, H(201) metaphysical powers, leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 21
Author(s) : Kayonga, A. & F. X. Habiyaremye
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et plantes médicinales rwandaises. Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques de la flore rwandaise.Préfecture de Gisenyi.Univ. Nat. Rwanda Centre universitaire de recherche sur la pharmacopée et la médecine traditionnelle, CURPHAMETRA, inédit, 121p., (1987)
Symptoms : H(022), H(027), H(053), H(113), H(156), H(201)
Recipes : H(022), (kongera ibise), leaves Lysimachia ruhmeriana, Bryophyllum pinnatum, Ajuga alba (gitinywa), extract H2O, VO., 1 cup
H(027), (inda ishaka kuvamo), pounded leaves + H2O, extract, VO.
H(053),umuhaha, leaves Bryophyllum pinnatum, Bryophyllum laxiflorum (nyamweru), to warm the leaves,crushed, juice, 1 drop in ears
H(113) rheumatism, (rubagimpande, imijaganyuro), leaves Thunbergia alata , Bryophyllum pinnatum, Microglossa pyrifolia, stem Opuntia vulgaris, extract H2O + ashes cow-dung , VO., 1/2 glass / D.
H(156), leaves, Eucalyptus globulus Labill. subsp, Psidium guajava , Mangifera indica, Helichrysum forskahlii , Bryophyllum pinnatum, Ocimum urticifolium (umwenya), fruits Citrus limon, decoction (H2O), VO., 2 coffee spoon / D.
H(201) sorcery, leaves Erythrococca bongensis, Desmodium repandum, Lysimachia ruhmeriana, Bryophyllum pinnatum, Ajuga alba (gitinywa), Carduus nyassanus (mugabudasumirwa), maceration H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : ikinetenete, rutaganzwa, rwimira
Reference HK 22
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & A. Bouquet
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques de la Côte-d'Ivoire - Haute-Volta.Mission d'étude de la pharmacopée indigène en A.O.F. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 300 p., (1950)
Symptoms : H(001), H(007), H(037), H(051), H(077), H(099)
Recipes : H(001), crushed leaves, juice, drops in eyes
H(007) diur., leaves Bryophyllum pinnatum + 3 pimentos (Capsicum annuum) , poundes, juice, enema
H(037), whole plant, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), whole plant, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(077), whole plant, pounded , decoction (H2O), VO.
H(099), whole plant, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(099)epilepy, roots, juice, VO.
Bryophyllum pinnatum and Kalanchoe crenata are considered as equivalent
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : kwotrotro, kpakolé (Shien), kpokorokpo (Bété), kpolembli, akwolé (Agni), kpoapo (Guéré)
Reference HL 13
Author(s) : Lavergne, R. & R. Véra
Title : Etude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans la pharmacopée traditionnelle à la Réunion. Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 236 p., (1989)
Symptoms : H(003), H(005), H(006) + H(104), H(113), H(082), H(108), H(124)
Recipes : H(003), H(108), H(113) aches H(124), pounded leaves Kalanchoe pinnata +1 piece of Aloe babarensis (mazambron) + salt, RNS.
H(005), oedema, decoction in 1 l. H2O, 1 yellow leaf Kalanchoe pinnata during 5' + 1 leaf of Lagenaria siceraria + Heliconia bihaï
H(006) + H(104), gastroenteritis child, decoction leaves, VO. cold
H(082) asthma, decoction in 1 l. H2O, 1 yellow leaf during 5'

H(082) asthma, decoction (5mn) of yellow leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum (Kalanchoe pinnata)
Region : Reunion
Country : Reunion
Vernacular name : patte poule, manger tortue, herbe tortue, palpok, choudefafe
Reference HL 21
Author(s) : Lartigau-Roussin, C. (Dr.)
Title : Une approche de la Médecine traditionnelle à Mayotte: Des plantes en question. Bull. bat- Hist. & Géo Mayotte, n°6 - (Juillet 2002)
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) purulent otorrhea, leaves of Kalanchoe pinnata (myawani ) heated on the brazier (mako), then pressed to extract the juice, which is instilled in the ears.
H(189) Kalanchoe pinnata heated leaves are applied to the legs and used to massage the child who is slow to walk. In case of failure can be renew the massage with other leaves, such as Acalypha Cremata
Region : Mayotte
Country : Mayotte
Vernacular name : myawani (Shimaorais)
Reference HM 21
Author(s) : Mac Foy, C.A. & A.M. Sama
Title : Medicinal plants in Pujehun district of Sierra Leone. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 8, pp. 215 - 223, (1983)
Symptoms : H(045), H(181)
Recipes : H(045) + H(181), juice heated leaves + talk powder, heals the navel of young babies
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
Vernacular name : kpolaa
Reference HM 32
Author(s) : Magassouba, F.B., A. Dialloa, M. Kouyaté, F. Mara, O.Bangoura, A. Camara, S. Traoré, A.K. Diall, G. Camara, S. Traoré, A. Keita, M.K. Camara, R. Barry, S. Keita, K. Oularé, M.S. Barry, M. Donzo, K. Camara, K. Toté, D. Vanden Berghe, J. Totté, L.. Pieters, A.J. Vlietinck, A.M. Baldé
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and antibacterial activity of some plants used in Guinean traditional medicine. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 114, pp. 44 - 53 (2007)
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045, 2) antiseptic, again infection, leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : tolo tintirin
Reference HM 40
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title : The Ethnomedicine of the Haya people of Bugabo ward, Kagera Region, north western Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:24 (2009) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-24 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/5/1/24
Symptoms : H(037), H(108)
Recipes : H(037) coughs, H(108) colds, flu and in both children and adults, the succulent leaves are wrapped in banana leaves and baked under fire. The baked leaves are then squeezed and the exuding juice administered to patients orally
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region, Bugabo ward)
Vernacular name : kikugwa, chikugwa
Reference HM 68
Author(s) : Mchangama, M. et P. Salaün
Title : Recueil d’une pharmacopée à Mayotte: Le savoir sur les plantes médicinales de Maoulida Mchangama Langues, savoirs et pouvoirs dans l'océan Indien occidental http://oceanindien.revues.org/1770
Symptoms : H(053), H(113)
Recipes : H(113) knee pain (marari luhaliki), herbal tea with Kalanchoe pinnata et with the liane of Ipomoea pescaprae. Massaging the painful area three days. Then, crushthe roots of Dalbergia arbutifolia, Paullinia pinnata, Pothos scandens, Triclisia capitata, Monanthotaxis glaucocarpa, Syzygium aromaticum, ginger,coconut milk: Mmake a plaster and with the paste cover with a bandage at bedtime
H(053) ear pain (marari sufinyi)., deposit the leaves of Kalanchoe pinnata on hot ashes (atinidzofu), extract the juice, filter, pour a few drops into the earuntil healing.
Region : Mayotte
Country : Mayotte
Vernacular name : meawani (Shimaore) ou sudifafa (Kibushi),
Reference HM 72
Author(s) : Mahomoodally, M. F.
Title : A quantitative ethnobotanical study of common herbal remedies used against 13 human ailments catergories in Mauritus African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines,11(6):1-32 (2014)
Symptoms : H(003x), H(014)
Recipes : H(003x) sprain, soak feet in an infusion of the leaves of Kalanchoe pinnata with salt
H(014) feet edema, soak feet in an infusion of the leaves of Kalanchoe pinnata with or without salt
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : sulfaf (local language)
Reference HN 01
Author(s) : Nyakabwa, M. & W. Dibaluka
Title : Plantes médicinales cultivées dans la zone de Kabondo à Kisangani (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 87 - 99, (1990)
Symptoms : H(051), H(099), H(115)
Recipes : H(051), leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, softened by fire, friction
H(099) epilepsy, leaves of Bryophyllum, decoction (H2O), enema
H(115), juice leaves of Bryophyllum, drops in nose and in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : dendeli (Ngelema), lisolo (Topoke), changoli (Kimbole)
Reference HN 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)
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) insects, leaves , warm up, sap, local application (spins, ants)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HN 31
Author(s) : Namukobe, J., J. M. Kasenene, B. T. Kiremire, R. Byamukama, M. Kamatenesi-Mugisha, S. Krief, V. Dumontet, J. D. Kabasa
Title : Traditional plants used for medicinal purposes by local communities around the Northern sector of Kibale National Park, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 236–245, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002960
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 6) cough, fresh leaf of Kalanchoe pinnata roast, squeeze & VO.. 2 table spoons 3 X / Day for children. 250 ml given 3 X / Day
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Northern sector of Kibale National Park)
Vernacular name : enyondo (Rutooro)
Reference HN 42
Author(s) : Nicolas J.-P.
Title : Plantes médicinales du Nord de Madagascar. Ethnobotanique antakarana et informations scientifiques 296 p. (2012) Editions Jardins du monde 15, rue saint Michel - 29 190 Brasparts www.jardinsdumonde.org
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(053)
Recipes : H(004) ulcerated wounds, H(013) ulcers variqueux, local application the juice of the plant of Kalanchoe pinnata, leaves poultice, or ointment from fat of zebu and crushed.leaves
H(013) buttons such as acne, decoction of leaves to wash the affected part, it is applied as a compress or poultice of crushed leaves.
H(053) ear pain,juice from leaves of Kalanchoe pinnata, is inserted into the ear canal.
The Kalanchoe is also used as an ornamental plant
Region : Madagascar
Country : North Madagascar
Vernacular name : sodifafagna (Antakarana), sodifafa, sodifafana, solifara, sandefafe (Malgache), kalanchoé (French), air plant, Goethe plant, life plant, miracle leaf (English)
Reference HO 12
Author(s) : Okafor, J. & R. Ham
Title : Identification, utilisation et conservation des plantes médicinales dans le sud-est du Nigeria. Thèmes de la biodiversité africaine, Le Programme d'Appui à la Biodiversité, Numéro 3, Juillet 1999 http://www.worldwildlife.org/bsp/publications/africa/okaforfr/okaforfr.pdf
Symptoms : H(157)
Recipes : H(157) convulsions, to crush the leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum with 7 grains of alligator peper (Aframomum melegueta), to rub on the sick person.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-East) (Central plain of Igbo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HO 16
Author(s) : Ogbole, O.O. & E.O. Ajaiyeoba
Title : Traditional management of tuberculosis in Ogun state of Nigeria: the practice and ethnobotanical survey. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 7 (1): 79-84 (2010)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 4) tuberculosis, leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, infusion, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : abamoda
Reference HO 20
Author(s) : Olowokudejo J. D., A. B. Kadiri, V.A. Travih
Title : An Ethnobotanical Survey of Herbal Markets and Medicinal Plants in Lagos State of Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 851-65. 2008. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/lagos.htm
Symptoms : H(004), H(007), H(008), H(014), H(037), H(051), H(078), H(099), H(200)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(007) diuretic, H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery,H(014) antifungal,H(037) cough, H(051) fever, H(078) anticancer, H(099) epilepsy, H(099) sedative, H(200) antimicrobial, leaves, roots, leaf sap of Lactuca capensis, RNS. (Information obtained from herb sellers and traditional medicine practitioners from three popular and largest markets in Lagos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Local markets in Lagos state)
Vernacular name : abamoda (Yoruba)
Reference HP 01
Author(s) : Pousset, J.-L.
Title : Plantes médicinales africaines. Utilisation pratique. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 156 p., (1989) http://data.cameroun-foret.com/system/files/18_17_32.pdf
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(018), H(053)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) ulcer, leaves, local application
H(018), leaves, local application on the head
H(053), juice of leaves in the hear during one night
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HR 10
Author(s) : Rivière, C., J.-P. Nicolas, M.-L. Caradec, O. Désiré & A. Schmitt
Title : Les plantes médicinales de la région nord de Madagascar : Une approche ethnopharmacologique Ethnopharmacologia, n°36, novembre, pp. 36 - 50. (2005) http://www.ethnopharmacologia.org/default.asp?page=revue Bulletin de la société française d'ethnopharmacologie et de la société européenne d'ethnopharmacologie
Symptoms : H(013), H(053)
Recipes : H(013) skin rash, leaves of Kalanchoe pinnata cataplasm
H(053), leaves juice, drops in ears
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (North region)
Vernacular name : sodifafagna
Reference HS 01
Author(s) : Sandberg, F.
Title : Etude sur les plantes médicinales et toxiques de l'Afrique équatoriale. Cahiers de la Maboké, tome 3, n° 1, 5 - 49, (1965)
Symptoms : H(167)
Recipes : H(167), boiled leaves, drops in eyes + VO. decoction (H2O) Tabernanthe iboga
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : boul (Gbaya)
Reference HS 11
Author(s) : Sugiyama, Y. & J. Koman
Title : The flora of Bossou: its utilization by chimpanzees and humans. African study monographs, 13, 3, 127 - 169, (1992)
Symptoms : H(068), H(099)
Recipes : H(068), H(099) sedative, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea ( Bossou region)
Vernacular name : gbou-ouou (Guerze)
Reference HS 23
Author(s) : Simbo, D. J.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 6:8 (2010) + Additional file of: An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 6:8 (2010)
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) painful ear, leaves of Bryophylum pinnatum are warmed and the leaf juice is squeezed into the ears.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : juteweh (Babungo)
Reference HS 44
Author(s) : Sequeira, V.
Title : Medicinal plants and conservation in Sao Tome Biodiversity and Conservation 3, 910-926 (1994)
Symptoms : H(003), H(003x)
Recipes : H(003) swelling and H(003x) bruises, leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, chop and apply
Region : Sao Tome
Country : Sao Tome
Vernacular name : folha damina
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
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)
Reference HT 21
Author(s) : Tra Bi Fézan, H.
Title : Utilisations des plantes, par l'homme, dans les forêts classées du Haut-Sassandra et de Scio, en Côte-d'Ivoire. Thèse de Doctorat, 3ème cycle, Université de Cocody-Abidjan, Faculté des Sciences et Techniques, (1997)
Symptoms : H(037), H(053)
Recipes : H(037), leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, RNS.
H(053) ears pain, leaves of Bryophyllum., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (forest of Haut-Sassandra)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 36
Author(s) : Telefo, P.B. , L.L. Lienou, M.D. Yemele, M.C. Lemfack, C. Mouokeu, C.S. Goka, S.R. Tagne, F.P. Moundipa
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for the treatment of female infertility in Baham, Cameroon Journal of Ethnopharmacology ,136, 178–187, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/03788741/136/1
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) femal infertility, whole plant of Erigeron floribunduus of Crinum distichum, seeds of Aframomum letestuanum; maceration in H2O; VO. 3 Glass / Day during 7 days + leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum maceration in H2O; 1 glass / Day, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Baham region)
Vernacular name : fam (Ghomala’a)
Reference HU 01
Author(s) : Udoamaka F.Ezuruike n, J.M.Prieto
Title : The use of plants in the traditional management of diabetes in Nigeria: Pharmacological and toxicological considerations Journal of Ethnopharmacology 155, 857–924 (2014)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, leaves, flower of Bryophyllum pinnatum, Juice extract, RNS. Region of use for diabetes (South east of Nigeria)
Other medicinal uses: hypertension, analgesic, inflammation, wound ulcers, anti-parasitic, insect bites, anti-cancer, cough, diarrhoea, sedative, diuretic, anti-microbial, convulsions, ONS. RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : ewe abamoda (Yoruba), africa never die, life plant, resurrection plant (Local English)
Reference HV 54
Author(s) : Van der Veen, L.J., S. Bodinga-bwa-Bodinga
Title : Une société traditionnelle noire africaine et ses plantes utiles : les Eviya du Gabon Document submitted for publication http://www.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/fulltext/Van der Veen/Van der Veen_à paraître_a.pdf
Symptoms : H(004), H(014), H(045), H(108)
Recipes : H(004) wounds ONS., RNS.
H(014) scabies, leaves decoction, RNS.
H(045) vulnerary, grated ONS., RNS.
, H(108), cold of young childs, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (O-)poko (O-)a eto , (Eviya language)
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)
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
Reference HY 03
Author(s) : Yemoa A.L., J.D. Gbenou, R.C Johnson., J.G. Djego, C.S Zinsou, M.Moudachirou, J. Quetin-Leclercq , A. Bigot., F. Portaels
Title : Identification et étude phytochimique de plantes utilisées dans le traitement traditionnel de l'ulcère de Buruli au Bénin Bulletin de la Société Française d'Ethnopharmacologie et de la Société Européenne d'Ethnopharmacologie. Numéro 42 Décembre 2008, pp 50 - 57
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013, 1) Buruli ulcerus, leaves powder of Bryophyllum pinnatum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Zou district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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)
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