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Official name : Pupalia lappacea (L.) Juss.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Achyranthes atropurpurea Lam. , Pupalia atropurpurea (Lam.) Moq.

30 reference(s) related to this plant

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(018), H(033), H(038), H(068), H(077), H(124), H(126), H(130), H(139), H(158)
Recipes : H(018), whole plant of Mitracarpus scaber of Pupalia lappacea, RNS.
H(033) femal, leaves of Pupalia lappacea, ripe fruit of Musa sapientum, to grind, to filter, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, leaves of Pupalia., to grind (H2O), to macerate (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, stems with leaves of Pupalia., powder, to dilute, VO. + porridge
H(028t) leucorrhoea, ripe fruit, powder, to dilute, to wash + black soap
H(068) amoeba, leaves of Acanthospermum hispidum of Pupalia lappacea, to grind, to filter, VO.
H(077), plantule of Pupalia., to grind (H2O), to filter
H(124) haemorrhage, flowers of Pupalia lappacea, epicarp of Voandzeia subterranea, to pound, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(126), stems with leaves with flowers of Pupalia., RNS.
H(130), whole plant of Pupalia., RNS.
H(139) sexual asthenia, aphrodisiac, leaves of Pupalia., to grind (H2O), to filter, VO. + kaolin
H(139) sexual asthenia, aphrodisiac, flowers of Pupalia., to grind (H2O), to pound, to sift, to dilute, VO. + porridge
H(158), leaves of Pupalia lappacea, epicarp of Voandzeia subterranea, to pound, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(158), leaves of Pupalia lappacea, to pound, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(158), leaves of Indigofera spicata of Pupalia lappacea, decoction (H2O), VO. + egg
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : aguifété (Bariba), mlèmamwèn (Fon, Gom), trèd'agbogo (Sahouè), tètè (Watchi), ewon, agbo, yara (Yoruba)
Reference HA 06
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi , L. Dan Dicko, H. Daouda, M. Delmas, S. de Souza, M. Garba, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, D. N'Glo, J.-L. Reynal, M. Saadou
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Niger. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 250 p., (1980) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) urethra, whole plant of Pupalia lappacea , decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : alkamma'n kwardi (Hausa), danganwani (Zarma), kébbé djyoddé (Peuhl)
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(026), H(033), H(091)
Recipes : H(026), stems with leaves of Pupalia lappacea of Indigofera sp., leaves of Desmodium velutinum, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus erinaceus, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO. + sauce
H(026), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus erinaceus, stems with leaves of Pupalia lappacea, decoction (H2O), VO. + salt
H(033) femal, whole plant of Pupalia lappacea, ONS. of Cassia, decoction (lemon juice), VO.
H(091) fontanel closing, stems with leaves of Synedrella nodiflora of Peperomia pellucida, whole plant Pupalia lappacea, pulp, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : eliukétu (Kabiyé)
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(004) new wounds,H(013) boils, leaves of Pupalia lappacea, poultice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : aposompo (Asante-Twi)
Reference HA 57
Author(s) : Adomou A.C. , H. Yedomonhan, B. Djossa, S. I. Legba, M. Oumorou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues dans le marché d’Abomey-Calavi au Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 6(2): 745-772, April 2012 http://ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs
Symptoms : H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(126) icterus, decoction stems with leaves of Pupalia lappacea, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : trèdoavohou (Fon)
Reference HA 66
Author(s) : Appiah, K.S.,, C. P. Oppong, H. K. Mardani, R. A. Omari, S. Kpabitey, C. A. Amoatey, S.Onwona-Agyeman, Y. Oikawa, K. Katsura & Y. Fujii
Title : Medicinal plants used in the Ejisu-Juaben municipality, Southern Ghana: An ethnobotanical study Medicines 2019, 6, 1; doi:10.3390/medicines6010001
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boils, burn the leaves of Pupalia lappacea , local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (municipality of Ejisu-Juaben)
Vernacular name : posompo (Twi dialect)
Reference HB 32
Author(s) : Bussmann, R.W.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Additional File Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095), ONS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name : loreperepe
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(008)
Recipes : H(008) the leaves of Pupalia lappacea are used as medicine for diarrhoea.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name : ŋònsúrí (Dagomba)
Reference HB 49
Author(s) : Bognounou, M.O., M.C.O. Ouedraogo & Mlle O.G. Ouedraogo
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes médicinales africaines en pays Mossi (Région de Ouagadougou) http://www.greenstone.refer.bf/collect/revueph1/index/assoc/HASH018d.dir/01-001.pdf
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), ONS. of Pupalia lappacea, decoction en VO. for newborns.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (Mossi region)
Vernacular name : vôens - tabdo (Mossi)
Reference HB 52
Author(s) : Bhat, R.B., A. A. Adeloye & E.O. Etejere
Title : Some Medicinal Plants of Nigeria Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany, Vol. 6 N° 1 (1985)
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) sterility in womenpowder from a mixture of the fruits of Pupalia lappacea of a dried squirrel and maize grains. VO. 3 teaspoonful in a pap
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : emo-agbo (Yoruba), marin kusu (Hausa), ose (Ibo)
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(015), H(033), H(038), H(162x)
Recipes : H(015), H(038) urethra, H(162x), whole plant of Pupalia lappacea, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HF 09
Author(s) : Fah L, Klotoé JR, Dougnon V, Koudokpon H, Fanou VBA , Dandjesso C, Loko F
Title : Étude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans le traitement du diabète chez les femmes enceintes à Cotonou et Abomey-Calavi (Bénin) Journal of Animal &Plant Sciences. Vol.18, Issue 1: 2647-2658 , (2013)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 2) diabetes in pregnant women, decoction stem of Pupalia lappacea. VO. (The consumption of sugary foods is prohibited during treatment.)
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Cotonou and Abomey-Calavi)
Vernacular name : trèdoavohou
Reference HH 54
Author(s) : Houmenou, V., A. Adjatin, M. G. Tossou, H. Yedomonhan, A. Dansi, J. Gbenou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans le traitement de la stérilité féminine dans les départements de l’Ouémé et du plateau au Sud Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 11(4): 1851-1871, August 2017 http://ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs http://indexmedicus.afro.who.int
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 8) female infertility caused by sperm rejection, abdominal yperthermia, leaves, fruit of Pupalia lappacea, triturate, piller, calcine, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HK 12
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 384 - 444 (1964) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1964_num_11_10_2785 Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 543 - 599, (1964) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1964_num_11_12_2795
Symptoms : V(207)
Recipes : V(207) Pupalia lappacea species used to attract fish
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : nagobéré (Peul)
Reference HK 13
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J.O.
Title : Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(006), H(020), H(100)
Recipes : H(006) purg., roots, decoc, 3 x 1 day
H(020), roots, decoc, 3 x 1 day
H(100) syph., roots, decoc, 3 x 1 day
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Tanzania
Vernacular name : kalamata (Lango, Ouganda), mamata (Shambaa, Tanzania), mumuhai (Mbulu, Tanzania)
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(005), H(008)
Recipes : H(005), plant, decoction, VO. + friction legs
H(008) dys.,Pupalia lappacea, Bridelia ferruginea, Bauhinia thonningii plants, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : nro-nrobaha (Dioula), apopo aubri, apopoamli (Baoulé)
Reference HK 54
Author(s) : Kamatenesi, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa, A. Acipa
Title : Medicinal plants of Otwal and Ngai Sub Counties in Oyam District, Nothern Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2011), 7:7 doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-7-7
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100, 2) syphilis, crushed roots of Pupalia lappacea are boiled, extract VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Uganda (Oyam District)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 72
Author(s) : Kpodar, M., S. D. Karou, G. Katawa, K. Anani, H. E. Gbekley, Y. Adjrah, T. Tchacondo, K. Batawila, J. Simpore
Title : An ethnobotanical study of plants used to treat liver diseases in the Maritime region of Togo Journal of Ethnopharmacology 181, 263–273 (2016)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver diseases, crushed flowers of Pupalia lappacea, decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name : tetemalima
Reference HK 74
Author(s) : Klotoe J. R. , K. Koudouvo, J-M. Atégbo, C. Dandjesso, V. Dougnon, F. Loko, M. Gbeassor, K. Dramane
Title : Medicinal Plants Sold as Anti-Haemorrhagic in the Cotonou and Abomey-Calavi Markets (Benin) International Journal of Biology; Vol. 10, No. 1; 2018 https://doi.org/10.5539/ijb.v10n1p17
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124, 1) hemorrhage, stem with leaves of Pupalia lappacea, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Cotonou and Abomey-Calavi Markets)
Vernacular name : trèdoavohou
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(068), H(215)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms and wired decoction of the roots of Pupalia lappacea with fruits of Tamarindus,
H(215) hook fruits are used for catching mice and rats
Region : West Africa
Country : North Cameroon
Vernacular name : niakabre dombi (Fulfuldé)