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Official name : Plantago major L.
Family : Plantaginaceae

14 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(001)
Recipes : H(001) conjonctivitis, infusion of leaves of Plantago major, to pound, local application
Region : Seychelles
Country : Seychelles
Vernacular name : plantain
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(118)
Recipes : H(077) anti-vomitory baby, leaves infusion of Plantago major, VO.
H(118) pharyngitis, mouth diseases, leaves decoction, filter, mouth wash
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : gros plantain
Reference HB 66
Author(s) : Bouayyadi L., M. El Hafian, L. Zidane
Title : Étude floristique et ethnobotanique de la flore médicinale dans la région du Gharb, Maroc Journal of Applied Biosciences 93:8760 (September 2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v93i1.10
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) abcès, leaves of Plantago major are used as a poultice
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : l-messâssa (Arabic), grand plantain (French)
Reference HD 19
Author(s) : Dykman, E.J.
Title : De Suid Afrikaanse Kook- Koek- en Resepte Boek, 14th improved impression. Paarl Printers Ltd., Paarl (Cape Colony), South Africa.( 1908) From reference HV 51
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(137)
Recipes : Leaf of Plantago lanceolata as poultice for H(004) wounds and H(137) sores
Seed infusions used to treat H(008) diarrhoea (especially children), VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name : weeblaar (Cape Dutch language)
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886) https://archive.org/details/b24400270
Symptoms : H(001), H(007), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(091), H(103), H(113), H(124)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, local application of wrinkled leaves of Plantago major (plantin à grande leaves)
Plantago major is also involved in the treatment of: H(001) ophthalmia, H(007) diuretic, H(037) spitting blood, H(051) fevers, H(068) vermifuge, H(091) tonic, H(103) toothache, H(113) rheumatism, H(124) hemorrhage utérine
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : plantin (gros) (Creole)
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(001), H(014), H(163)
Recipes : H(001) eyes infection, cooled decoction of Plantago major, to wash the eyes
H(014) eczema,H(014) skin eruptions, decoction of Plantago major + pink of salt, to wash
H(163) gout, tea of the plant of Plantago., VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island
Vernacular name : plantain, gros plantin
Reference HH 15
Author(s) : Hutchings, A.
Title : Observations on plant usage in Xhosa and Zulu medicine Bothalia 19, 2 : pp 225 - 235 (1989)
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137), Dried powdered leaves of Plantago lanceolata mixed with Plantago major. in vaseline for sores. Cultivated in garden of informant.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa regions in Transkei)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HK 75
Author(s) : Kefalew, A., Z. Asfaw & E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotany of medicinal plants in Ada’a District, East Shewa Zone of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:25 , (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0014-6
Symptoms : H(092), H(094)
Recipes : H(092, 3) poisoning, root powder of Plantago major is employed to bandage wounds of any kind
H(094, 3) haemorroides, leaf grounded and place it on the wound
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia ( Oromia Regional State)
Vernacular name : qorxobbii /yekura wesife // (Oromifa/Amarigna)
Reference HL 32
Author(s) : Lautenschläger, T., M. Monizi , M. Pedro, J. L. Mandombe, M. Futuro Bránquima, C. Heinze and C. Neinhuis
Title : First large-scale ethnobotanical survey in the province of Uíge, northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:51 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0238-3
Symptoms : H(104), H(107)
Recipes : H(104) gastritis, leaves of Plantago major, decoction, VO.
H(107) typhus, leaves, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (province de Uíge)
Vernacular name : non enregistré par les auteurs
Reference HN 44
Author(s) : Ngene J-P., C. C Ngoule ., C-M. Pouka Kidik, P. B. Mvogo Ottou , R. C. Ndjib, S.D. DIbong, E. Mpondo Mpondo
Title : Importance dans la pharmacopée traditionnelle des plantes à flavonoïdes vendues dans les marchés de Douala est (Cameroun) Journal of Applied Biosciences 88:8194– 8210 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v88i1.6
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, dysenterie, whole plant of Plantago major + "rois des herbes" (Ageratum conyzoides) + lemon (Citrus limon), trituration, scarification, VO., during 4 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (markets of Douala)
Vernacular name : gros plantain (French)
Reference HS 19
Author(s) : Smith ,A.
Title : A Contribution to the South African materia medica, 2nd ed. Lovedale,South Africa. (1895.) From reference HV 51
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(137)
Recipes : Leaf of Plantago lanceolata as poultice for H(004) wounds and H(137) sores
Seed infusions used to treat H(008) diarrhoea (especially children), VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name : weeblaar (Cape Dutch language)
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(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pain, infusion of 3 leaves of Plantago major in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 once.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : plantain (Rodrigues Creole), broadleaf plantain (English)
Reference HV 51
Author(s) : Van Wyk, B.-E.
Title : A review of Khoi-San and Cape Dutch medical ethnobotany. Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume 119, pp.331–341 (2008)
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(137)
Recipes : H(008) Seed of Plantago major infusions used to treat diarrhoea (especially children); leaf as poultice for H(004) wounds and H(137) sores ( non-indigenous species (early introductions) that became an integral part of the materia medica) from Smith (1895); from Dykman (1908); reference to be found in HV 51_van Wyk
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa ((from Namaqualand to the Eastern Cape)
Vernacular name : weeblaar (Africaans)
Reference VL 14
Author(s) : Lans Cheryl , Tonya Khan
Title : Family poultry and Newcastle disease in Africa: the role of ethnoveterinary medicine. (1999) University of Victoria, Vancouver. Article on http://www.ethnovet.com/files/poster_avian_flu_ethnovet2.htm
Symptoms : V(082)
Recipes : Vv(082) unspecified respiratory disease, ONS. Of Plantago major immersed in the drinking water
Region : not communicated
Country : not communicated
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors