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Official name : Emilia coccinea (Sims) G.Don
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Emilia javanica auct.(missapl. Name)

20 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 42
Author(s) : Arkinstall, W.
Title : Medicinal and useful plants collected in the Manianga district of the Republic of Zaïre Revue de recherche scientifique. Spécial Médecine traditionnelle au Zaïre, Volume unique , pp135 - 158 (1979) Presses de l' Institut de Recherche Scientifique
Symptoms : H(003)
Recipes : H(003) swelling, leaves of Emilia coccinea are rubbed into small incisions
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaire) (Manianga district )
Vernacular name : mundumbu (Kikongo)
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(001)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection, juice as eye drop of inflorescence of Emilia coccinea
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HD 33
Author(s) : Dibong S. D., E.Mpondo Mpondo, A. Ngoye, M. F. Kwin, J.L. Betti
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of medicinal plants sold in Douala markets Journal of Applied Biosciences 37: 2496 - 2507 (2011) ISSN 1997–5902 http://m.elewa.org/JABS/2011/37/11.pdf
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice, leaves of Emilia coccinea , RNS., VO. (Dakar markets, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 54
Author(s) : Dibong, S. D. , P. B.Mvogo Ottou, D.Vandi, R. C. Ndjib , F. M. Tchamaha, E. Mpondo Mpondo
Title : Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales anti hémorroïdaires des marchés et villages du Centre et du Littoral Cameroun Journal of Applied Biosciences 96:9072 – 9093 (2015)
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(053), H(094), H(107)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(051) paludism, H(094) hemorrhoids, H(107) typhoid fever, stem with leaves Costus afer + Phragmantera capitata + Emilia coccinea + Elaeis guineensis, decoction + to crush + vegetable oil, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath 1 times / day, suppository 1 times / day
H(053) otitis, H(094) hemorrhoids, leaves of Emilia coccinea + Costus afer + Elaeis guineensis, chauffer, to crush, lécher le mélange
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Center and Coastline)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(001), H(004)
Recipes : H(001) eye disease, leave sap from crushed leaves of Emilia coccinea rubbed into eyes
H(004) wounds, leave sap from crushed leaves, applied to wound
Region : West Africa
Country : northern Angola
Vernacular name : malalulalu (Kikongo)
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 : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) food, leaves for rabbit
Region : West Africa
Country : northern Angola
Vernacular name : malalulalu (Kikongo)
Reference HJ 08
Author(s) : Jiofack, T., l. Ayissi, C. Fokunang, N. Guedje and V. Kemeuze
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of the upper Nyong valley forest in Cameroon African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(4). pp. 144-150, April, 2009 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(026), H(104), H(126)
Recipes : H(001) eye worm disease, H(004) wounds, H(026) dysmenorrhoea, H(104) abdominal pains, H(104) gastritis, H(126) jaundice, leaves, leafy twigs of Emilia coccinea, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(027), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(027) threats of abortion, le roots decoction, VO.1 glass 2 times daily.
H(104) colic, decoction of leaves enema : 1 dose (+/_ 1/4 liter) 3 times per week.
H(201) mental disorder, decoction of leaves.de Emilia coccinea enema, adult : 2 bottles per week, child : 1 bottle per week or VO. adult : 1 glass per day for 7 days., child : 2 tablespoons à ½ glass per day selon l’âge.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bikoro (Loondo), Town of Mbandaka, City of Bumba and suburbs)
Vernacular name : ulami iwa mbwa mulume (Kirega ), mulima, yehenkoki (Lokonda), ebongisa (Ngombe), ebongisa (Lingala)
Reference HK 61
Author(s) : Kibungu Kembelo A.O.
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales du Bas-Congo et leurs usages (198 p.),(2003) http://www.sie-cameroun.cm/?q=biblio/doc/4825
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) panari (kinsiesi, sikama), pound together the following plants : Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Conyza sumatrensis and Emilia coccinea. press and pour few drops of liquid solution at the sick place
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nkofi masa, zima tiya (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) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0238-3
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) skin anomaly: Vitiligo leaves maceration, enema
H(013) skin disease balm, dermal
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (province de Uíge)
Vernacular name : lalulalu, malalulalu (Kikongo),
Reference HM 40
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title : The Ethnomedicine of the Haya people of Bugabo ward, Kagera Region, north western Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:24 (2009) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-24 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/5/1/24
Symptoms : H(027), H(051), H(100), H(157)
Recipes : H(027) to prevent miscarriage, decoction made with aerial parts of Crassocephalum vitellinum mixed with the roots of Alchornea cordiflia, Sapium ellipticum, Acanthus pubescens and Emilia javanica
H(051) paludism and H(157) febrile convulsions, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, Sapium ellipticum, Kigelia africana, Zehneria scabra, Acanthus pubescens, Emilia javanica and Oxygonum sinuatum, are boiled and the decoction taken daily
H(100) gonnorhea, H(100) syphilis, the roots of Trichilia emetica of Alchonea cordifolia, Sapium ellipticum, Zenheria scabra, Acanthus pubescens, Emilia javanica and Oxygonum sinuatum are boiled and the decoction drunk.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HN 28
Author(s) : Nnomo, R.D. , I.R. Tchouamo & J.Y. Pinta
Title : Apiphytothérapie à base du miel au Cameroun Ethnopharmacologia, n° 44, (december 2009)
Symptoms : H(004), H(014), H(092), H(104), H(135)
Recipes : H(004) wounds,H(014) fungal, bacterial, take 2 handfull of whole plants of Emilia coccineaet mix 1L of honey .. Apply to the lesions
H(104) ailments of the stomach, to grind fresh leaves of Emilia coccinea by hand. Add the honey and collect the juice. Take 1 tablespoon every morning and evening
H(092) poisoning, H(135), indigestion, pulped 2 equal proportions of leaves of Emilia coccinia of leaves et flowers of Hibiscus noldea. Mélanger 10 cuillères à soupe of pâte pour 10 cuillères à soupe of honey. VO. Mix 10 tablespoons of dough for 10 tablespoons of honey. VO. 2 tablespoons 3 x / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HN 36
Author(s) : Nsimundele, L.
Title : Répertoire des plantes médicinales des régions côtieres du Mayumbe et du Bas-Congo,1966-1968. Unpublished notes of Léopold Nsimundele, Bureau chief forester / Inéac Luki, National Institute for Agronomic Study of Congo
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045) healing navel, pressed leaves of Emilia coccinea, cataplasm
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HN 44
Author(s) : Ngene J-P., C. C Ngoule ., C-M. Pouka Kidik, P. B. Mvogo Ottou , R. C. Ndjib, S.D. DIbong, E. Mpondo Mpondo
Title : Importance dans la pharmacopée traditionnelle des plantes à flavonoïdes vendues dans les marchés de Douala est (Cameroun) Journal of Applied Biosciences 88:8194– 8210 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v88i1.6
Symptoms : H(001), H(034), H(087)
Recipes : H(001) sore eyes, H(034) heartbeat, H(087) infections, leaves and rod of Emilia coccinea + Ageratum conyzoides, wash and to chew, triturate, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (markets of Douala)
Vernacular name : aloo mvou (Ewoondo), oreille du chien (French)
Reference HN 51
Author(s) : Nnanga Nga , E., C. Kidik Pouka, P. C. Ngo Boumsong, S. D. Dibong, E. Mpondo Mpondo
Title : Inventaire et caractérisation des plantes médicinales utilisées en thérapeutique dans le département de la Sanaga Maritime: Ndom, Ngambe et Pouma (Cameroun) Journal of Applied Biosciences 106:10333 –10352 (2016)
Symptoms : H(001), H(053), H(092), H(108), H(126), H(182)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, leaves of Emilia coccinea + Ageratum conyzoides + Citrus medica, friction, 1 drop / eye for 2 days
H(053) earache, heated and rubbed leaves, instillation 1- 3 drops /oreille for 1 week
H(092) against poison, leaves Emilia coccinea, eat at will
H(108) sinusitis, leaves + Ageratum conyzoides + Emilia coccinea, expression and make a funnel, instillation of 3 drops morning noon and evening for 7 days (lying down)
H(126) jaundice, leaves, friction in1 glass of water, 1 glass morning and evening for 1 week
H(182) zona, leaves in friction on the affected part
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HO 12
Author(s) : Okafor, J. & R. Ham
Title : Identification, utilisation et conservation des plantes médicinales dans le sud-est du Nigeria. Thèmes de la biodiversité africaine, Le Programme d'Appui à la Biodiversité, Numéro 3, Juillet 1999 http://www.worldwildlife.org/bsp/publications/africa/okaforfr/okaforfr.pdf
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045) pressed leaves of Emilia coccinea and applied on the navel to facilitate healing leaves.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-East) (Central plain of Igbo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(068), H(139)
Recipes : H(068) Intestinal parasites, , H(139) erectile dysfunction, leaves of Embelia concinna, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (markets of Antananarivo)
Vernacular name : tanterakala
Reference HS 23
Author(s) : Simbo, D. J.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 6:8 (2010) + Additional file of: An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 6:8 (2010)
Symptoms : H(004), H(053), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves of Emilia coccineaare crushed and leaf juice is applied on wounds
H(053) suppuration of the ears, leaves are warmed and leaf juice is squeezed into the ears.
H(104) gastritis, leaves are chewed and leaf juice swallowed
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : nsefouse, femefouse (Babungo)
Reference HS 54
Author(s) : Salinitro, M. , R. Vicentini, C. Bonomi & A. Tassoni
Title : Traditional knowledge on wild and cultivated plants in the Kilombero Valley (Morogoro Region), Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:17 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0146-y
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) food, leaves of Emilia coccinea, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kilombero Valley, Morogoro Region)
Vernacular name : muelishi
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) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/03788741/136/1
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) femal infertility, leaves of Justicia insularis of Plectranthus glandulosis , whole plant of Emilia coccinia, of Declipta obanensis, infusion, maceration in H2O, 3 glass / Day, VO. , during 30 days
H(033) femal infertility, leaves, seeds of Senecio biafrae, leaves of Eremomastax speciosa, whole plant of Emilia coccinea, decoction, maceration in palm wine, VO. unlimited, during 30 days + seeds of Aframomum letestuanum decoction, maceration in palm wine, in vagina
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Baham region)
Vernacular name : mré lapin (Ghomala’a)