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Official name : Pistia stratiotes L.
Family : Araceae

17 reference(s) related to this plant

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(016)
Recipes : H(016), pounded leaves, decoction, steam bath
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(006), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104) gastro-enteritis, H(104) colitis, pounded leaves of Pistia stratiotes of seeds of Cola nitida, to dilute, VO. + kaolin + bllod of dove
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : not registered
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(095)
Recipes : H(095), powder of dried leaves and roasted as salt
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : okula (Mbéti)
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(111)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, H(111), the whole dried plant, to carbonize, local applcation
H(018), epicarp of Musa paradisiaca , ONS. of Phyllanthus discoideus of Pistia stratioites, to carbonize, to dilute, paste, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, ashes of the plant of Pistia stratiotes, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Icolo, Bengo)
Vernacular name : mbuangungu (Kimbundu), alface-de-àgua (Portuguese)
Reference HB 68
Author(s) : Baggnian, I., Abdou, L, Yameogo, J. T, Moussa, I., Adam, T.
Title : Étude ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues sur les marchés du centre ouest du Niger. Journal of Applied Biosciences 132: 13392- 13403 (2018)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) irritation de la peau, whole plant of Pistia stratiotes in decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger (center west)
Vernacular name : kaynoua (Haoussa)
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(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, decoction of juice of fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, stem bark of Morinda lucida, leaves of Nymphaea lotus, leaves of Pistia stratiotes, crushed stem of Saccharum officinarium, leaves/seed of Xylopia aethiopica + palm oil, VO. half a cup, morning and night.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : oju oro
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(033)
Recipes : H(033) man, 4 spoons of leaves powder diluted in H2O or palm wine
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : lo - oulo (Krou du Libéria), dara (Krou de Grabo)
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 : V(000)
Recipes : V(000), ONS, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : lo - oulo (Krou du Libéria), dara (Krou de Grabo)
Reference HK 53
Author(s) : Kayode, J, L. Aleshinloye and O. E. Ige
Title : Ethnomedicinal Use of Plant Species in Ijesa Land of Osun State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 164-170. (2008) http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/ijesa.htm
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, roots, stem, leaves of Pistia stratiotes, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ijesa Land of Osun State)
Vernacular name : ojuoro
Reference HK 55
Author(s) : Koni Muluwa, J., K. Bostoen
Title : Noms et usages des plantes utiles chez les Nsong. Göteborg Africana Informal Series - N° 6 , 71p., (2008) Department of Oriental and African Languages. University of Gothenburg (ISSN 1404-8523) http://www.sprak.gu.se/digitalAssets/1316/1316264_noms-et-usages-des-plantes.pdf
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), dental caries, ONS.of Pistia stratiotes, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable
Reference HM 78
Author(s) : Malzy, P.
Title : Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations. Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°5-6, pp. 148-179; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_5_2147 Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations (suite et fin) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°7-9, pp. 317-332; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_7_2164
Symptoms : H(147)
Recipes : H(147) The Fulbe harvest the plants Pistia stratiotes, dry them, burn them and use ashes as a substitute for salt.
Region : West Africa
Country : North Cameroon
Vernacular name : nobobi (Fulfuldé)
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(094)
Recipes : H(094), cataplasm of leaves
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : ndjogolo (Mpongwè, Galoa, Nkomi, Orungu), angung, mwong (Fang), gitumbu (Eshira, Bavarama, Bavungu, Baduma, Bawandji), gitumbu, gikumumu (Bavili), itumbu (Bapunu, Banzabi, Bawumpfu, Masangu), tumbu (Mitsogo), gétombo (Bévové, Ivéa), itsigunu (Ngowé), ngéngélé (Benga), kune (Apindji), ndondolyè (Bakèlè), andondolyè (Béséki), litoko-toko (Loango), gibubu (Mindumu)
Reference HR 17
Author(s) : Ruffo, C. K.
Title : A Survey of medicinal plants in Tabora region, Tanzania in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms : H(111)
Recipes : H(111) fire burns, roots of Pistia stratiotes, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Tabora region)
Vernacular name : ileve, maleve (Nyamwezi)
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(094), H(095)
Recipes : H(094) haemorrhoids, ONS., RNS.
H(095) salt substitute, ashes of this plant
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (ge-)tombo , (ge-)tumbu, (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(111)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, H(111) , aerian part, to carbonize, cicatrizing , RNS
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VT 24
Author(s) : Tabuti John R. S., Shivcharn S. Dhillion & Kaare A. Lye
Title : Ethnoveterinary medicines for cattle (Bos indicus) in Bulamogi county, Uganda: plant species and mode of use. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 279-286 (2003) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103002654
Symptoms : V(035)
Recipes : Vb(035) east coast fever, whole plant of Pistia stratiotes + roots Oncoba spinosa, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Bulamogi county)
Vernacular name : pompo