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Official name : Smilax anceps Willd.
Family : Smilacaceae

17 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 60
Author(s) : Amujoyegbe, O.O., M. Idu, J.M. Agbedahunsi, J.O. Erhabor
Title : Ethnomedicinal survey of medicinal plants used in the management of sickle cell disorder in Southern Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology 185, 347–360 (2016)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) sickle cell disorder, root from wild Smilax anceps, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria du sud
Vernacular name : kasan, igbao (Local name), West African sarsparilla (Common name)
Reference HC 52
Author(s) : Catarino, L. , P. J. Havik , M. M. Romeiras
Title : Medicinal plants of Guinea-Bissau: Therapeutic applications, ethnic diversity and knowledge transfer Journal of Ethnopharmacology 183, 71–94 (2016)
Symptoms : H(094), H(137)
Recipes : H(137) pains, H(094) haemorrhoids, leaves, roots of Smilax anceps, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : p'titinane (Balanta), bum-halala (Biafada), sumbus (Creole; Senegal´sflora), n'arara, um-arara (Mandinga)
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)
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(008y), H(075), H(100), H(125)
Recipes : Smilax anceps used for the treatment of : H(007) depurative, H(008) dysentery, H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(100) syphilis, H(125) sudorific
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : croc de chien ou salsepareille du pays (Creole) , paringai pattai (Tamoul)
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)
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(008y), H(068), H(075), H(100), H(104), H(125)
Recipes : H(007) depurative syrup, 120 gr of each the following plants: Phyllanthus niruri (white curanellie), Phyllanthus urinaria (curanellie rouge), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), roots of Smilax anceps (salsepareille), Oxalis repens (petit trèfle), Davallia tenuifolia (petite fougère), leaves of Cassia alata (catepen), Embelia micrantha (liane poilly), leaves and stems and roots of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante), pound all, 2 decoctions + 12 kg of sugar, well cooked in syrup of to get 12 bottles. Dose: 2 tablespoons / day. to repeat the treatment
H(068) verminous affections, 125 gr flowers and summits of Senecio ambavilla (ambaville) of 500 gr of Fumaria muralis (fumeterre vert) of 500gr of Smilax anceps (croc of chien) pounded of 250 gr of Cassia occidentalis (casse puante) of 125 gr of bark of the root of Stadmannia sideroxylon (bois of fer). Ambaville and casse puante fine-cut. Dry everything in the shade. VO decoction of a pinch in 2 cups morning and evening. Taking aloe morning by lying
H(100) syphilis, 500 gr Fumaria muralis (fumeterre vert), 500 gr Smilax anceps (salsepareille) pounded, 250 gr of Senna occidentalis (cassepuante) finely chop, 125 gr Senecio ambavilla (ambaville), 125 gr Stadmannia sideroxylon (bois of fer), mix well and dry in the shade. Decoction every day in a pinch in 2 cups. VO. 1 morning and evening
Smilax anceps used for the treatment of : H(008y) tambave or H(075) nutritional marasmus, H(008) dysentery, H(104) enteritis, H(104) stomachic, H(125) sudorific
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : salsepareille (indigène, croc de chine, squine) (Creole) , paringay pattai (Tamoul)
Reference HF 08
Author(s) : Frazão-Moreira, A
Title : The symbolic efficacy of medicinal plants:practices, knowledge, and religious beliefs amongst the Nalu healers of Guinea-Bissau Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:24 (2016)
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137) body aches, decoction of root of Smilax anceps, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : n’pôrkam nunpun (Nalu)
Reference HF 61
Author(s) : Addo-Fordjour, P, A. K. Anning, E. J. D. Belford & D. Akonnor
Title : Diversity and conservation of medicinal plants in the Bomaa community of the Brong Ahafo region, Ghana Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 2(9), pp. 226-233,( September 2008)
Symptoms : H(033), H(094)
Recipes : H(033) impotence, roots of Smilax kraussiana, decoction, VO.
H(094) pîles, barks, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Brong Ahafo region)
Vernacular name : sawoma
Reference HG 26
Author(s) : Giday, M., Z. Asfaw, Z. Woldu, T. Teklehaymanot
Title : Medicinal plant knowledge of the Bench ethnic group of Ethiopia: an ethnobotanical investigation Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5 : 34 (2009)
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) ear infection (ay fug), root of Smilax anceps, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : yarep
Reference HG 60
Author(s) : Göhre, Á., B. Toto-Nienguesse, M. Futuro, C. Neinhuis & T. Lautenschläge
Title : Plants from disturbed savannah vegetation and their usage by Bakongo tribes in Uíge, Northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:42 (2016) DOI 10.1186/s13002-016-0116-9
Symptoms : H(037), H(099), H(165)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves of Smilax anceps infusion, VO.
H(099) epilepsy, leaves, roots, decoction, bath or enema
H(165) Gota = gout?, disease with epileptic symptoms?, leaves of Smilax anceps with Vitex madiensis and Gardenia ternifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : northern Angola
Vernacular name : gipolo, mpolo, mukulu (Kikongo)
Reference HK 49
Author(s) : Kayode, J., R. A. Jose and O.E. Ige
Title : Conservation and Biodiversity Erosion in Ondo State, Nigeria: (4). Assessing Botanicals Used in the Cure of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Owo Region Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 734-38. 2009.
Symptoms : H(199)
Recipes : H(199) HIV / AIDS, stem or stem barks or/and roots of Smilax anceps, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ondo State)
Vernacular name : igbao (Owomode)
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title : Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms : H(018), H(130)
Recipes : 8) headache and H(018) migraines for ocular instillation : expressed juice of of young leaves softened
H(130) paralysis, powder of ashes of aerial part of Smilax anceps of Scleria boivinii, associated with vegetable salt, local application after scarification on joint
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Town of Mbandaka)
Vernacular name : musulindi (Kirega),bokiki (Lomongo)
Reference HK 61
Author(s) : Kibungu Kembelo A.O.
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales du Bas-Congo et leurs usages (198 p.),(2003)
Symptoms : H(004), H(056), H(068)
Recipes : H(004) heel tears or rips ( biata), to pound the mixing of Smilax anceps, leaves of Helichrysum mechowianum, rhizomes of Boerhavia diffusa and leaves of Eremospatha haullevileana; decoction of a part, filter and put your feet in the warm liquid. The other part is pressed and the liquid is applied to the tears, 2 times per day.
H(056) filariasis microfilariae, boil together the following plants: Momordica charantia, Smilax anceps, peels of green banana, Cucurbita maxima (leaves), salt, Hallea stipulosa (barks); to filter and drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm (nioka nkawu), boil all the plants below: inflorescences vertes of palmier, leaves of Lannea antiscorbutica, of Hallea stipulosa and of Spondias mombin, Smilax anceps and roots of Gardenia ternifolia; to filter and drink 1 table spoon 3 times per day.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, boil together leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, roots of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha, Tapinanthus poggei, Smilax anceps and the barks of Dialium englerianum.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kikalala (Kikongo)
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)
Symptoms : H(008x), H(013), H(036), H(037), H(095), H(099), H(109), H(113), H(139), H(150), H(169)
Recipes : H(008x) bloody diarrhea, leaves , roots of Smilax ancepscrudity, decoction, VO.
H(013) skin disease, leaves , balm, dermal
H(013) skin disease, fruits, eat, swallows VO.
H(036) vertigo, leaves , balm, percolation dermal, nose, drops, roots decoction
H(037) cough, leaves , decoction VO.
H(095) tea , leaves , decoction
H(099) epilepsy, leaves , percolation eye drops
H(109) neck pain, leaves
H(113) inflammations , leaves
H(139) erectile dysfunction, roots, chewing VO.
H(150) infection legs, leaves , balm, dermal
H(169) hernia, roots ,enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (province de Uíge)
Vernacular name : mpolo, ngila ngila, nzila nzila (Kik.)
Reference HN 42
Author(s) : Nicolas J.-P.
Title : Plantes médicinales du Nord de Madagascar. Ethnobotanique antakarana et informations scientifiques 296 p. (2012) Editions Jardins du monde 15, rue saint Michel - 29 190 Brasparts
Symptoms : H(004), H(018), H(124), H(197)
Recipes : H(004) ulcerated wounds, decoction stems, RNS.
H(018) migraine, H(124) nosebleeds, the dough rubbing the stem on a stone is mixed with the juice of lemon , RNS.
H(197) The root rubbed against a stone and then diluted in water to make a paste wich is applied every morning on the babies fontanelle. The treatment is carried out from the age of four months for a period ranging from one week to one month. The diagnosis is established from H(051) fever and H(108) cold that accompany the pain.
Region : Madagascar
Country : North Madagascar
Vernacular name : roidambo, vahinavetro (Antakarana) , avaotra, fandrykibodisy, havaotra, roidambo (Malgache) , croc de chien, salsepareille du pays, squine (French)
Reference HR 18
Author(s) : Razafindraibe, M., A. R.Kuhlman, H. Rabarison, V. Rakotoarimanana, C.Rajeriarison, N. Rakotoarivelo, T.Randrianarivony, F. Rakotoarivony, R. Ludovic, A. Randrianasolo, R. W. Bussmann
Title : Medicinal plants used by women from Agnalazaha littoral forest (Southeastern Madagascar) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006)
Symptoms : H(013), H(027z), H(091), H(157)
Recipes : H(013) boil, H(027z) pregnancy, H(091) H(091) tiredness, H(157) convulsion, leaves of Smilax anceps , RNS. (Medicinal plants used by women mainly near and around Agnalazaha littoral forest)
Region : Madagascar
Country : Southeastern Madagascar (Agnalazaha Forest)
Vernacular name : roindambo
Reference HR 53
Author(s) : Randriamiharisoa, M. N. , A. R. Kuhlman, V. Jeannoda, H. Rabarison, N. Rakotoarivelo, T. Randrianarivony, F.Raktoarivony, A. Randrianasolo and R. W. Bussmann
Title : Medicinal plants sold in the markets of Antananarivo, Madagascar Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2015) 11:60 DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0046-y
Symptoms : H(006) + H(104), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104) gastroenteritis, H(104) abdominal colic, leaves of Smilax anceps, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (markets of Antananarivo)
Vernacular name : avotra
Reference HT 36
Author(s) : Telefo, P.B. , L.L. Lienou, M.D. Yemele, M.C. Lemfack, C. Mouokeu, C.S. Goka, S.R. Tagne, F.P. Moundipa
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for the treatment of female infertility in Baham, Cameroon Journal of Ethnopharmacology ,136, 178–187, (2011)
Symptoms : H(013), H(033), H(051), H(091), H(100)
Recipes : H(033) femal infertility, decoction in H2O of stem of Cissus quadrangularis of Euphorbia tirucalli, leaves of Smilax anceps VO., decoction in H2O , VO. 3 glass / Day, during 90 days others illnesses treated by this recipe : H(100) gonorrhea, H(100) syphilis, H(091) drepanocytosis,H(013) boils, H(051) paludisme
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Baham region)
Vernacular name : khap kape (Ghomala’a)
Reference HT 47
Author(s) : Feuya Tchouya,G. R. , A. Souza, J. C. Tchouankeu, J.-F. Yala, M. Boukandou, H. Foundikou, G. D. Nguema Obiang, F. Fekam Boyom, R. Mabika Mabika, E. Zeuko´o Menkem, D. Tantoh Ndinteh, J. Lebibi
Title : Ethnopharmacological surveys and pharmacological studies of plants used in traditional medicine in the treatment of HIV/AIDS opportunistic diseases in Gabon Journal of Ethnopharmacology 162, 306–316 (2015)
Symptoms : H(199), H(104)
Recipes : H(199) HIV/AIDS and opportunistic diseases; H(104) stomach ache, leaves of Smilax anceps, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Northwest and Southeastern provinces)
Vernacular name : mokuenguendje