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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)
Reference HH 05 has information about 61 plants :
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(103), H(104), H(131), H(155)
Recipes : H(037), roots scrapeds of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, rape pounded fruit of Aframomum melegueta, to dilute, VO.
H(131) , roots scrapeds of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, rape pounded fruit of Aframomum melegueta, pulp, local application
H(155), H(104), seeds of Aframomum, to chews
H(103), seeds of Aframomum, dried, pounded, local application + salt
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Aframomum sp.
Official name : Aframomum sp.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(037), H(038), H(041), H(068), H(100), H(118), H(131)
Recipes : H(006), barks stem, branch, trunk, of Scorodophleus zenkeri, to scrape, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp. , maceration, VO.
H(006), grinded leaves of Coleus sp. + H2O, V.O. + fruit Aframomum sp.
H(008), H(038), barks stem, branch, trunk of Conopharyngia durissima, to scrape, to grind, to filter, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., to grind, to filter, VO.
H(008), barks stem, branch, trunk of Saba comorensis, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., raclage, VO.
H(008), leaves of Culcasia scandens, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, VO.
H(037), leaves of Zea mays, fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, VO.
H(037), stem without leaves of Costus afer, fruit non mature of Afromomum sp., to scrape, VO.
H(038), inflorescence of Setaria megaphylla, fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, to grind, to filter, VO.
H(038), leaves of Scleria barteri, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, VO.
H(041) gangrène, young leaves of Aframomum sp., en local application
H(068) intestinal parasitism, tubercle of Ipomoea digitata, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., pilé, to dilute in palm oil, VO. (en preventive)
H(100) syph, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., Hibiscus sp., local application
H(100) syph, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., leaves of Hibiscus cannabinus., local application - - H(100), young leaves of Piper umbellatum, softened by the heat of fire, fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, local application
H(118) rhino-pharingitis, barks stem, branch, trunk raclé of Copaifera milletdbraedii, fruit non mature of Aframomum sp., to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(131), leaves of Thomandersia laurifolia, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., to pound, decoction (H2O) , local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(022)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) , leaves softened in fire of Ageratum conyzoides, local application
H(022), leaves softened in fire, Ageratum conyzoides, juice of Costus afer, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Official name : Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(103)
Recipes : H(004), H(103) caries, barks stems, twigs, trunk of Albizia adianthifolia, to scrape, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Alstonia congensis Engl.
Official name : Alstonia congensis Engl.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Alstonia gilletii De Wild.
Symptoms : H(022), H(031), H(037)
Recipes : H(022) delivery with dificulties, barks of stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis, maceration (H2O), enema
H(031) intercostal pain, decoction (H2O) barks of stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis, VO. + frictions
H(037) cough, leaves of Alstonia congensis, to dry at the heat of the fire, fumigation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Annona muricata L.
Official name : Annona muricata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055), leaves of Annona muricata, to macerate, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(068)
Recipes : H(004), stems barks, trunc, twigs, scraped, local application
H(068), epicarp, maceration, filter, V.O.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anders.
Official name : Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anders.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) to the finger, to the legs, leaves of Asystasia gangetica, to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) child, friction with leaves, bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(037), H(094), H(103)
Recipes : H(037), unripe fruit of Carica papaya, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(094), unripe fruit of Capsicum, in rectum
H(103) decayed tooths, barks stem, branch, trunk of Scorodophleus zenkeri, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to scrape, local application
H(103) decayed tooths, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Carapa procera DC.
Official name : Carapa procera DC.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(041), H(045), H(104)
Recipes : H(041), stems barks, trunk, twigs, juice o Carapa procera, local application
H(045), stems barks, trunk, twigs, juice of Carapa., local application
H(104), stems barks, trunk, twigs of Carapa6/12/2004, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(037)
Recipes : H(006), leaves of Carica papaya, RNS., enema
H(037), unripe fruit of Carica papaya, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(014), H(112), H(169)
Recipes : H(014) mycosis, young leaves of Cassia alata, friction
H(112), leaves of Cassia., decoction (H2O), enema
H(169), dried leaves on fire of Cassia., local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(014), H(104)
Recipes : H(014), leaves pounded of Cassia occidentalis, frictions
H(104), decoction (H2O) of leaves of Cassia, enema
H(104) juice leaves of Cassia, frictions
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Celosia trigyna L.
Official name : Celosia trigyna L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), sap of Celosia trigyna, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus adenocaulis Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Cissus adenocaulis Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(127)
Recipes : H(037), leaves of Cissus adenocaulis of Cissus aralioides of Hymenocardia ulmoides of Ocimum gratissimum, to pound, VO.
H(127) child, rhizome of Cissus adenocaulis, decoction (H2O), to filter, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus aralioides (Baker) Planch.
Official name : Cissus aralioides (Baker) Planch.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(031), H(037), H(068), H(082)
Recipes : H(031), H(082) dyspnea, leaves of Cissus aralioides softened by the heat of fire, local application
H(037), leaves of Cissus adenocaulis of Cissus aralioides of Hymenocardia ulmoides of Ocimum gratissimum, to pound, VO.
H(068) intestinal parasitim, leaves of Cissus aralioides softened by the heat of fire, sap of Costus afer, to dilute, VO
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Citrus ×aurantium L.
Official name : Citrus ×aurantium L.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck , Citrus paradisi Macfad
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) new born diarrhoea, leaves decoction of Citrus aurantium, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Coleus sp.
Official name : Coleus sp.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006), leaves of Coleus sp, to grind + H2O, VO. + fruit Aframomum sp., RNS.
H(006), whole plant of Coleus sp, grinded + H2O, V.O.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Combretum sp.
Official name : Combretum sp.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(100)
Recipes : H(013) ulcer, H(100) syph., leaves juice, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered