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Official name : Eclipta prostrata (L.) L.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Eclipta alba (L.) Hassk.

31 reference(s) related to this plant

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(020), H(094)
Recipes : H(020), leaves of Capsicum frutescens, ONS. of Eclipta prostrata, to grind, juice, VO.
H(020), leaves of Eclipta., decoction (H2O), local application
H(094), juice leaves of Eclipta. , local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : oyindissa (Mbossi), ohissa (Akoua, Akwa)
Reference HA 10
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title : Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) new born, leaves of Eclipta prostrata, to grind, to dilute (H2O), to wash with tepid water
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 21
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, P. Chibon, H. de Vecchy, E. Duboze, J. Eymé, J.- N. Gassita, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, M. Le Bras, I. Mourambou, E. Mve - Mengome, M. - G. Nguéma, J. - B. Ollome, P. Posso, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Gabon. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 294 p., (1984) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(027), H(111)
Recipes : H(027), leaves, pulp, maceration, VO.
H(111), stem with leave, pounded, local application,
H(111), pounded leaves, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : énvongha (Fang), okyèmo, mindunu, mavisa (Fang), igondjo, ivilingo-ny, oké-mo-onombé (Nkomi)
Reference HA 40
Author(s) : Agyare, C. , A. Asase, M. Lechtenberg, M. Niehues, A. Deters, A. Hensl
Title : An Ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro confirmation of ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants used for wound healing in Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma area, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 125, pp. 393- 403, (2009)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) deep wounds, leaves of Eclipta alba, poultice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : ntum (Asante-Twi)
Reference HA 60
Author(s) : Amujoyegbe, O.O., M. Idu, J.M. Agbedahunsi, J.O. Erhabor
Title : Ethnomedicinal survey of medicinal plants used in the management of sickle cell disorder in Southern Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology 185, 347–360 (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2016.03.042
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) sickle cell disorder, leaf wild from wild Eclipta alba, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria du sud
Vernacular name : arojoko (Local name), false Daisy) herb (Common name)
Reference HB 03
Author(s) : Bokdam, J. & A.F. Droogers
Title : Contribution à l'étude ethnobotanique des Wagenia de Kisangani, Zaïre. Meded.Landbouwhogeschool, Wageningen (Pays-Bas), 75, 19, 74 p., (1975)
Symptoms : H(001), H(103), H(173)
Recipes : H(001), H(103), sap, leaves of Eclipta prostrata, local application
H(173), ONS. of Eclipta prostrata, epicarp of Musa paradisiaca, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(124), H(126), H(157)
Recipes : H(004) injury, H(124) haemostatic for haemorrhage in the digestive system, H(126) icterus, H(157) convulsion of young childs, ONS. of Eclipta prostrata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : daliblé (Ashanti), kleiri iwonné, klériouémé (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(005), H(037), H(045)
Recipes : H(005), pounded leaves, friction
H(037) bronchitis, whole plant, juice, VO.
H(045), whole plant, juice, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : oyisan (Mbaamba), bilibo (Songo), ohindisa (Kôyô)
Reference HB 43
Author(s) : Blench, R.
Title : Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms : H(202)
Recipes : H(202) the leaves of Eclipta alba are applied to the skin to bring back its normal colour.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name : maŋ mabele (Dagomba)
Reference HB 55
Author(s) : Bourobou-Bourobou, H-P, P. Kialo, G-M Moussavou , H. Ebie Ebie Beka , J. Niangui , J.Tangu Kwenzi-Mikala, , Dr Samuel Mbadinga
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelle chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) UNESCO Publication (2008) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(018), H(045), H(213)
Recipes : H(018) headache or cephalalgia, H(108) headaches associated with sinusitis, crush the leaves of Eclipta prostata into the hands. Crush the seeds of Nungu tsi tsissi and mix the resulting powder with the crushed leaves of Eclipta prostata. Take a strip of razor; make two light scars on each temple, forehead and base of the neck
H(045) cicatrization, crush the leaves between your hands and concentrate the green liquid, rub it on the scar
H(213) anti-depigmentation, crush the leaves between your hands and concentrate the green liquid, rub the liquid from the crushed leaves on depigmented spots (Receipts : Barimba, in the zone of collect: Mouroumba)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : munombu / minombu
Reference HD 15
Author(s) : Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title : Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms : H(006), H(018), H(111), H(162z)
Recipes : H(006), whole grinded plant of Eclipta prostrata, application in the rectum
H(018), grinded leaves of Bidens pilosa of Kalanchoe crenata of Eclipta prostata, in H2O, to wash the head morning and evening
H(018), leaves of Eclipta., to grind, local frictions
H(111), grinded leaves of Eclipta., local application of the residuum
H(162z), stems with leaves of Eclipta prostrata, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, to pound + palm oil, application in the rectum
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 14
Author(s) : Goossens, V.
Title : Catalogue des plantes du jardin botanique d'Eala (Congo Belge) Ministère des colonies, direction de l'agriculture, V. Goossens Bruxelles: Imprimerie industrielle et financière, 179 p., (1924)
Symptoms : H(006), H(055), H(126)
Recipes : H(006), H(055), leaves, RNS.
H(006) + H(126), roots, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo) (Mongo region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 02
Author(s) : Hecketswei
Title : Congo (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045),whole plant, juice, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 01
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(045), H(126)
Recipes : H(045), roots of Eclipta prostrata , local application
H(126), roots of Eclipta prostrata, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 59
Author(s) : Kwenzi-Mikala. J. (Prof.) & S. Mbadinga (Dr.)
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelles chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué ) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) Programme : Société-Nature chez les Pygmées du Gabon. (UNESCO publication) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(018), H(045)
Recipes : H(018) headache or céphalées, H(018) headache associated with sinusitis , crushed leaves between hands. Crush the seeds of nungu tsi tsissi and mix the powder obtained with the crushed leaves. Take a razor blade ; make two small scars on each temple, to the forehead and at the base of the neck
H(045) cicatrization, anti-pigmentation crush the leaves between hands and concentrate the green liquid, topical (recipe Barimba)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : munombu / minombu
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title : Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms : H(014), H(111), H(118), H(137)
Recipes : H(014) ringworms, expressed juice of the whole plant of Eclipta prostrata, in friction on the shaved head
H(111) burn, pounded leaves of Eclipta prostrata, local application :
H(118) angina, powder of ashes of the whole plant, associated with vegetable salt and application on the mucous membranes of the pharynx : 3 times per day.
H(137) polyalgia, macerated leaves, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Town of Mbandaka, City of Karawa, of Bosobolo, Center of Bili.)
Vernacular name : tumbi (Ngwaka), piruri (Mono), ehake (Lomongo), nyayindu (Kinunu)
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 , local application ( scorpion)H(020) insects, leaves , VO. ( scorpion)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HN 41
Author(s) : Nergard, C.S. , T. P. Than Ho, D. Diallo, N. Ballo, B. S. Paulsen and H. Nordeng
Title : Attitudes and use of medicinal plants during pregnancy among women at health care centers in three regions of Mali, West-Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:73 (2015)
Symptoms : H(038), H(051)
Recipes : H(038) urinary tract infection, H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Eclipta prostrata, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Siby, Dioila and Bamako.)
Vernacular name : moussofing
Reference HR 11
Author(s) : Raponda-Walker, A. & R. Sillans
Title : Les Plantes utiles du Gabon. Encyclopédie biologique. Editions Paul Lechevalier, 12 rue de Tournon, Paris VI, 478 p. (1961)
Symptoms : H(004), H(111), H(113)
Recipes : H(004)circoncision, maceration of leaves in lemon juice
H(111),crushed leaves + palm oil + butter of "ndjawé", pommade
H(113), leaves, frictions
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : okèmo (Mpongwè), okyèmo (Galoa), okèmo-onombè, ntsimo, ivilingo-ny, igondjo (Nkomi), mokèmo (Ivéa, Mitsogo), mukèmo (Ngowé), mukyèmu (Balumbu), mukèmu, munombu, mupinda-pinda (Eshira), mukèmu, munombu (Bavungu, Bavarama, Bapunu, Bavili, Banzabi, Baduma, Masangu), gévindaka, mopindji (Apindji), énvongha (Fang), mavisa (Mindumu), Ivisi (Loango), disunghu (Béséki), akayi-pitè (Bakèlè), mwéni-mwa-kayi (Benga)
Reference HS 12b
Author(s) : Samuelsson G., M. H. Faraha, Per Claeson, M. Hagos, M. Thulin, O. Hedberg, A. M. Warfa, A. O. Hassan, A. H. Elmi , A. D. Abdurahman, A. S. Elmi, Y. A. Abdie & M. H. Alin
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Somalia. II. Plants of the families Combretaceae - Labiatae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 37, pp. 47 - 70, (1992)
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013), the whole plant is crushed, maceration H2O during 1 h, extract on the affected area of the skin
H(173), the whole plant is crushed, mixed with oil, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Somalia
Vernacular name : liilaw