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Official name : Portulaca oleracea L.
Family : Portulacaceae

63 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference B5 Nord
Author(s) : Boulos, L.
Title : Medicinal plants of North Africa. Reference Publications, Inc., 218 St. Clair River Drive, Box 344, Algonac, Michigan 48001, 286p. , (1983)
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(013), H(048), H(068), H(094), H(095x), H(139), H(171), H(193), H(196)
Recipes : Whole plmt is H(113) antiphlogistic and H(045) bactericide in bacillary dysentery, H(008) diarrhoea, H(094) hemorrhoids, enterorrhagia; enters into prescriptions as H(171) antidiabetic
externally used as cataplasm of fresh leaves for maturing of abscessesH(013)
whole plant H(139) anaphrodisiac, H(193) emollient, H(048) carminative, H(007) diuretic, H(095x) refreshing agent, H(196) antiscorbutic, H(068) vermifuge
Seeds H(048) carminative and H(095) slake thirst.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocoo, Tunisia
Vernacular name : rigla ; rashad ; hurfa ; baqlet el-hamqa, baqlet el-mubareka; farfah ; dhou el-keffin, aben drag, brabra, ornoba, bou el-kazit, berdougala, bleibsha (Arabic), tafrita; Rejla, arhilem, bouguel, benderakesh (Berber), purslane, garden purslain, (English,: pourpier ; pourcellaine, pourpier potager (local French).
Reference B6 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J.
Title : La pharmacopée marocaine traditionnelle: Médecine arabe ancienne et savoirs populaires. Ibis Press, 764 p. (1997)
Symptoms : H(013), H(045), H(051), H(113), H(139x), H(171), H(175), H(193)
Recipes : H(051), H(139x), H(193), whole plant, VO. (Moroco)
H(171),H(013) + H(045) + H(175), H(113) + H(193), whole planten external use (Occidental Sahara)
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : rejla (Moroco), âgertin (Occidental Sahara ), tazelluzt (Haha), pourpier potager (local French)
Reference E3 Nord
Author(s) : El-Rhaffari L., A. Zaid
Title : Pratique de la phytothérapie dans le sud-est du Maroc (Tafilalet). Un savoir empirique pour une pharmacopée rénovée. From the sources of knowledge to the medicines of the future Actes du 4ème Congrès européen d'ethnopharmacologie , 11 - 13 mai 2000, Metz (France), pp.293 - 317 Edition IRD (Institut de Recherche pour le Développement), Paris, 2002
Symptoms : H(013), H(051), H(111), H(171)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, H(111) burns, crushed the whole plant of Portulaca oleracea , local application
H(051) fever, crushed the whole plant fresh in cataplasm
H(051) fever, H(171) diabetes, crushed whole plant, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Morocco (southeastern) (Tafilalet)
Vernacular name : rejla
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(068)
Recipes : H(068), whole plant, VO. + salt for chids
Region : Seychelles
Country : Seychelles
Vernacular name : pourpier
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(008), H(104), H(014), H(026), H(031), H(037), H(046), H(068), H(076), H(094), H(104), H(113), H(129), H(130), H(158), H(168), H(173)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(076) stomatitis, H(129), decoction (H2O) aerian parts of Gynandropsis gynandra of Portulaca oleracea of Ocimum gratissimum, VO.
H(006) + H(104) ulcerous enteritis, H(076), H(129), aerian part of Boerhavia diffusa of Portulaca olerace, to carbonize, pulvériser, to dilute (lemon juice), + black soap, VO.
H(006) + H(104) ulcerous enteritis, H(076), H(129), whole plant of Heliotropium indicum of Portulaca olerace, leaves of Acalypha ciliata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) eczema, aerian part of Portulaca., RNS.
H(014) whitlow, leaves of Portulaca oleracea, epicarp of Elaeis guineensis, RNS.
H(026) whole plant of Portulaca oleracera, ONS. of Newbouldia laevis, to carbonize, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO. + black soap
H(031) stitch in the side, leaves of Fleurya aestuans of Portulaca oleracea, RNS.
H(037), leaves of Portulaca oleracea of Catharanthus roseus, RNS.
H(046) chicken-pox, stems with leaves of Portulaca., RNS.
H(068) intestinal parasitism, aerian part of Portulaca, VO.
H(094), aerian part of Boerhavia diffusa of Portulaca oleracea, to carbonize, to dilute (lemon juice) + black soap, VO.
H(104), aerian part of Boerhavia diffusa of Portulaca oleracea, to carbonize, to dilute (lemon juice), VO.
H(104), whole plant of Portulaca oleracea, ONS. Newbouldia laevis, RNS.
H(130) hemiplegia, leaves of Portulaca oleracea, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(158), stems with leaves of Portulaca., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(158), leaves of Portulaca., to grind, VO. + charcoal
H(168), H(113) stiffness in the back and limbs, leaves of Portulaca., decoction (H2O), local application
H(173), stems with leaves of Portulaca., RNS
H(173), barks of the underground part of Portulaca., RNS
H(201) bad results at school, whole plant of Portulaca, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : hawangoudwi (Adja), gbadodo akankré (Anni), dékinkanma, flatokpwe (Fon, Goun), aflatovi (Gèn), aflatokpwé, aflavi, dékinkanman (Watchi)
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(038)
Recipes : H(038) male, whole plant, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : makata ma kombo, mindia mia kombo (Doondo), poli (Mbosi)
Reference HA 07
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K. Taffame
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020), stems, leaves of Portulaca oleracea, dryed, powder, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : dumung'a (Losso), aflatovi (Ewé), pourpier (French)
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(091)
Recipes : H(091), decoction (H2O) leaves of Portulaca oleracea , VO.
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : sohamnofo (Great Comoros), pourpier (French)
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(014)
Recipes : H(014) inguinal, whole plant, to grind, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 15
Author(s) : Akendengue, B.
Title : Guinée équatoriale (1992) From PHARMEL 2 ref.: HP 10
Symptoms : H(007), H(014)
Recipes : H(007), stems, leaves, infusion, V.O.
H(014), juice leaves, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Equatorial Guinea
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(004), H(111)
Recipes : H(004), H(111), the whole plant of Portulaca oleracea is pounded and applied to a wound and burn.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : loirabirab (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HA 32
Author(s) : Ayodele, A.E
Title : The medicinally important leafy vegetables of South western Nigeria Leaflets Journal on WWW: http://www.siu.edu/~ebl/leaflets/ayodele.htm
Symptoms : H(007), H(014), H(034), H(038), H(200)
Recipes : H(007),H(014), H(034), H(038), H(200), leaves, wild plant. Diuretic, urinary troubles, heart-palpitations, antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Southwestern)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(013)
Recipes : H(013) boils, poultice of leaves of Portulaca oleracea
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : adwera (Asante-Twi)
Reference HA 47
Author(s) : Abondo, A., F. Mbenkum & D. Thomas
Title : Ethnobotany and the medicinal plants of the Korup rainforest project area, Cameroon in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms : H(127)
Recipes : H(127) spleen, splenomegaly, infusion from mashed fruits of Portulaca oleracea
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(013), H(031), H(082)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, plaster of leaves of Portulaca oleracea to break open the abscess
H(031) intercostal pain, pulp of ONS mixed with seeds of malaguette and karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), pomade
H(082) asthma, pulp of Portulaca oleracea, ONS., RNS. (Baoulé)
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : adida (Ashanti), adioné(Aboure), akpolékankan (Baoule)
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(031), H(201)
Recipes : H(031), ONS. of Portulaca oleracea, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, leaves juice of Portulaca., local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : poli (Mbôsi), ebeli (Akwa), bende (Banda)
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(008), H(013), H(068)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, decoction of 250 gr. of the fresh plant (Portulaca oleracea) in 600 gr H2O, to reduce to 100 ml, VO.
H(013) abscess (oka) sanga-mbumbu, local application of the fresh pounded plant
H(068, f) child and adult helminthiasis , 50 gr of the fresh plant + salt, to press, VO. the juice with suggar during 5 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Cuanza norte, tout le pays)
Vernacular name : (i) mbandu (Umbundu)
Reference HB 2k
Author(s) : Bebawi, F. F. & L. Neugebohrn
Title : A review of plants of Northern Sudan with special reference to their Uses. Published by: Deutsche Gesellschaft für technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH, Postfach 5180, D-6236 Eschborn, Federal Republic of Germany, 296 p., (1991) Distributed by: D-6101 Rossdorf, Federal Republic of Germany.
Symptoms : H(007), H(088), H(113)
Recipes : H(007), H(088), H(113), the seeds as demulcent, diuretic and slightly astringent
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, grass of Portulaca oleracea
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : (otchi, ovi, i)mbandu (Umubumbu), beldroega (Portuguese)
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(178)
Recipes : H(178) the cooked leaves of Portulaca oleracea are considered as a dietary supplement to stimulate and tone the heart
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : rejla (Arabic), pourpier potager (French)