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Official name : Spilanthes acmella (L.) Murray
Family : Asteraceae

29 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 1k
Author(s) : Ainslie, J.R.
Title : A list of plants used in native medicine in Nigeria. Imperial Forestry Institute.University of Oxford, Institute Paper, n° 7, (1937)
Symptoms : H(091), H(099), H(103)
Recipes : H(091), whole plant, decoction, VO.
H(099) + H(103), powder leaves
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : awure
Reference HB 02
Author(s) : Boiteau, P.
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée.Précis de matière médicale malgache. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris 141 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) small intestinal worms, ascaris, whole plant of Spilanthes acmella, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : ahimafana
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(008), H(037), H(099), H(104)
Recipes : H(008),H(037), H(104), whole plant of Spilanthes acmella, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(099) analgic, H(103), whole plant of Spilanthes., local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : penangaka (Tié), modika (Beembe), edongo yatse (Kôyô, Akwa), mapeli (Téké)
Reference HB 08
Author(s) : Bally, P.R.O.
Title : Native medicinal and poisonous plants of East Africa. Kew Bull., 1, 10 - 25, (1937)
Symptoms : H(051), H(108)
Recipes : H(051), ONS., RNS.
H(108), ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 3k
Author(s) : Bost, R.
Title : Pharmacopée malgache. Mémoire de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar, série B, Tome 10, Fasc. 2, 159 - 234, (1961)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), aerian part, decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : anamalaonkova
Reference HD 03
Author(s) : Descoings, B.
Title : Essai d'inventaire préliminaire des plantes médicinales d'Afrique Equatoriale. Bull. Inst. Rech. Sc. au Congo, Vol. 2, 7 - 24, (1963) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(008), H(075), H(103)
Recipes : H(008) child, whole plant of Spilanthes acmella, pilrer, VO.
H(075) aperitive, whole plant of Spilanthes., VO.
H(103), ONS. of Spilanthes., pulp, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 10
Author(s) : De Graer, A.M.
Title : L'art de guérir chez les Azande. Congo, tome 1, n°2, 220 - 254, (1929), n°3, 361 - 408, (1929)
Symptoms : H(030)
Recipes : H(030), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo)
Vernacular name : kotara (Zande)
Reference HD 12b
Author(s) : Desta, B.
Title : Ethiopian traditional herbal drugs.Part II: Antimicrobial activity of 63 medicinal plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp.129 - 139, (1993)
Symptoms : H(155)
Recipes : H(155), flowers, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : yemidir - berberie
Reference HD 12c
Author(s) : Desta, B.
Title : Ethiopian traditional herbal drugs.Part III: Anti-fertility activity of 70 medicinal plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 44, pp. 199 - 209, (1994)
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112) abortion or prevention pregnacy, leaves, H2O extract, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : yemidir - berberie
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(005), H(007), H(082), H(091), H(103), H(179), H(183), H(196)
Recipes : Spilanthes acmella used for the treatment of: H(005) dropsy, H(007) diuretic, H(082) asthma, H(091) tonic, H(103) toothache, H(179) nephritiss, H(183) sialagogue, H(196) gums in case of scurvy of the mouth
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : acmella (Creole)
Reference HH 05
Author(s) : Hulstaert, G.
Title : Notes de Botanique Mongo. Acad. Roy. des Sc. d'Outre- Mer, Classe des Sc. Nat. & Méd., N.S. XV-3, 212 p., (1966)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) decayed tooths, leaves, flowers of Spilanthes acmella, to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 11
Author(s) : Haxaire Claudie (Pharmacienne)
Title : Phytothérapie et Médecine Familiale chez les Gbaya-Kara (République Centrafricaine) Thèse de doctorat, Université de Paris, Fac. Pharmacie., 320 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(103), H(137)
Recipes : H(103) + H(137) , crushed or ponded leaves to rub the teeth with a partial mixing of Spilanthes acmella , Alchornea cordifolia, Dissotis perkinsiae, Hymenocardia acida
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. not transposable
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(004), H(045), H(124)
Recipes : H(004) + H(045) + H(124), stems with flowers, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : gahé (Guéré), saraktro (Dioula)
Reference HL 29
Author(s) : Lestrade, A
Title : La médecine indigène au Ruanda et Lexique des termes médicaux français - urunyarwanda Mémoire présenté à la séance du 20 décembre 1954. de l'Académie Royale des Sciences Coloniales de Belgique
Symptoms : H(076), H(103)
Recipes : H(076) mouth ulcers and thrush, chew flowers of Spilanthes acmella (ubushwîma). For children, the mother first grinds the flower, then rub in the mouth by taking a little fingertip
H(076) stomatitis, these flowers are also used against stomatitis.
H(103) tooth: relieve pain by chewing flowers of Spilantes acmela (ubushwîma), rub the gums and keep the remains in the mouth long enough
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : ubushwîma (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HM 66
Author(s) : Masevhe, N. A. , L. J. McGaw, J. N. Eloff
Title : The traditional use of plants to manage candidiasis and related infections in Venda, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 168, 364–372 (2015)
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) candidiasis and related infections (makuma); whole plant of Spilanthes acmella powdered, soaked in warm water for 30 min to 1h. ½a cup of infusion is taken orally 3x per day, also used to treat STI
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshishengelapofu (Tshivenda)
Reference HN 10
Author(s) : Novy, J.W.
Title : Medicinal plants of the eastern region of Madagascar. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 55, pp. 119 - 126, (1997)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) child, leaves, soup for child
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : kimotidoha
Reference HP 04
Author(s) : Pernet, R. & G. Meyer
Title : Pharmacopée de Madagascar Publication de l'Institut de Recherche scientifique, Tananarive - Tsimbazaza, 86 p., (1957)
Symptoms : H(002), H(007), H(091)
Recipes : H(002), leaves, RNS.
H(007), H(091), ONS., RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HP 2k
Author(s) : Pernet, R.
Title : Les plantes médicinales malgaches.Catalogue de nos connaissances chimiques et pharmaceutiques. Mémoires de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar. Série B, Tome 8, 217 - 303, (1957)
Symptoms : H(007), H(082), H(091), H(103), H(135)
Recipes : H(007), H(082), H(091)scurvy, H(103), H(135), ONS., RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : anamaIaho, kimotodoha, brède mafana
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(037), H(053), H(095), H(103)
Recipes : H(037), baby cough, chewed herb by mother with 1 or 2 seeds of Aframomum melegueta (maniguette), to put in the mouth of the baby
H(053), H(103), ONS., RNS.
H(095), raw or cooked, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : ntogolo-yi-ntsé (Mpongwè, Galoa, Nkomi, Orungu), ngal-ési, andong-si (Fang), ndungu-a-toto (Bavili), iwisi (Loango), ngombu (Béséki), ongé (Bavové), tsè-nyènghè (Mindumu), mayindja (Ivéa), simba-sa-pugu (Banzabi)
Reference HR 1k
Author(s) : Ratsimamanga, A.R.
Title : Etat d'avancement de la recherche sur la médecine et la pharmacopée traditionnelles à Madagascar, 187 - 191, (1979) Quatrième symposium inter-africain OUA / CSTR sur la Pharmacopée traditionnelle et les plantes médicinales africaines.(Le Abidgan-Côte d'Ivoire, 25-29 septembre 1979) Rapport et recommandations, Lagos, OUA / CSTR, P. M. B. 2359, Lagos, Nigeria.Cairo, University Press, 744 p. (1983)
Symptoms : H(045), H(103)
Recipes : H(045), ONS, RNS
H(103), ONS, RNS
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not registered