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Official name : Desmodium lasiocarpum (P.Beauv.) DC.
Family : Fabaceae

3 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HD 39
Author(s) : De Wildeman, É.
Title : A Propos de Médicaments Indigènes Congolais Institut Royal Colonial Belge. Section des Sciences naturelles et Médicales Mémoires.-Collection in-8°. Tome III, fascicule 3. (1935)
Symptoms : H(156)
Recipes : H(156) whooping cough (sangati); Take a few leaves of Millettia sp. (fukazi; liana of the forest) , add a few leaves of Desmodium lasiocarpum (mbata-bata; shrub bush), macerate in water for ten minutes by crushing the leaves. Drink a glass of maceration.
Region : West and Central Africa
Country : Belgian Congo
Vernacular name : mbata-bata
Reference HK 61
Author(s) : Kibungu Kembelo A.O.
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales du Bas-Congo et leurs usages (198 p.),(2003)
Symptoms : H(018), H(082), H(113), H(170)
Recipes : H(018) headache (yata), to pound the mixing of the following plants :Clerodendrum formicarum, Desmodium lasiocarpum, Schwenkia americana and Ocimum minimum; add the red powder of Pterocarpus angolensis of crude palm oil . Rub the forehead and neck, 2 times per day. Warning : You can also drink the prescribed medication against the headaches
H(082) asthma, boil together roots and leaves of Schwenkia americana, leaves and fruits of Caloncoba welwitschii, Desmodium lasiocarpum, leaves of ferns (Pteridium aquilinum) and of Trema orientalis.To filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 2 times per day.
H(113) rheumatism, to roast the mixing of leaves of Chamaesyce hirta and of Schwenkia americana, Clerodendrum formicarum, Desmodium lasiocarpum and lizard skin. Grind this mixture together with traditional salt. Make incisions or tattoos aux endroits malades and rub dessus the powder 1 time per day with interval of 1 day. Prohibited food : leaves of manioc and of Gnetum africanum as vegetables and pork meat
H(170) ascites (kiungu)), pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of Fwa di mvumbi sp. (leaves), Polygala acicularis, Desmodium lasiocarpum, Schwenkia americana, Dissotis brazzae, Gossypium barbadense (roots). press and mix with white clay and drink 1 table spoon, 2 times per day. Warning En cas of forte H(008) diarrhea, Take the medication prescribed for rehydration. Ne pas Take la médication contre les diseases of the pancreas. Prohibited food hot peper, grains of salt broken tooth, oil, egg and mushroom on dead wood.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : lundondu (Kikongo)
Reference HV 03
Author(s) : Vergiat, A.-M.
Title : Plantes magiques et médicinales des féticheurs de l'Oubangui (Région de Bangui) (3e partie) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 16, n°9-10, Septembre-octobre 1969. pp. 418-456; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°1-4, Janvier-février-mars-avril 1970. pp. 60-91; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°5-6, Mai-juin 1970. pp. 171-199; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°7-9, Juillet-août-septembre 1970. pp. 295-339
Symptoms : H(093)
Recipes : H(001) sap of leaves of Desmodium lasiocarpum, obtained by pressure, is instilled in injured eyes
H(027x) postabortion care, decoction of roots of Desmodium lasiocarpum
H(093) decoction of roots VO. in abundance to the woman who gave birth following the absorption of H (112) abortive infusion of damane, Cissus debilis. (damane)
H(103) rage of teeth, rub the gums with the cooked root.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui)
Vernacular name : nanima (Gbaya), kalapa (Dakpwa), bito (Manja).