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Reference : HL 12

Author(s) : Lewalle, J. & F.M. Rodegem
Title : Plantes médicinales du Burundi. Quart. Journ. Crude Drug Research, VIII - 3, 1257-1270, (1968)
Reference HL 12 has information about 41 plants :
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : H(039), H(068)
Recipes : H(039) + H(068), oil from almond poored in the marsh water. This action kill agents of bilharziosis
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umugirigiri (Kirundi)
Biophytum petersianum Klotzch
Official name : Biophytum petersianum Klotzch
Family : Oxalidaceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001), roots, decoction (H2O)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : tinyahabakwe (Kirundi)
Bothriocline longipes (Oliv. & Hiern ) N.E.Br.
Official name : Bothriocline longipes (Oliv. & Hiern ) N.E.Br.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Erlangea spissa S. Moore
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000) woman, flowers and leaves of Erlangea spissa, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umubebe (Kirundi)
Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Carissa xylopicron Thouars , Carissa pubescens A. DC. , Carissa spinarum L.
Symptoms : H(091), H(112)
Recipes : H(091), roots and bark dried, pounded + H2O, 1/2 spoon morning and evening
H(112), roots bark Carissa edulis + Microglossa pyrifolia , RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umunyonza (Kirundi)
Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name : Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(051), H(055), H(068)
Recipes : H(051), leaves coked in banana tree leaves, 1 hand in 3 glass
H(055), leaves coked in banana tree leaves, 1 hand in 3 glass
H(068), whole plant in banana tree leaves, 1 hand in 3 glass
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umubagabaga (Kirundi)
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves, decoction (H2O)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umuyoka, umuyokayoka (Kirundi)
Celosia stuhlmanniana Schinz
Official name : Celosia stuhlmanniana Schinz
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(064), little tree, pounded, in beer, fermentation during 4 / Day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : urugozi (Kirundi)
Clematis simensis Fres.
Official name : Clematis simensis Fres.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137), dryed leaves, powder, smoke
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umunkamba (Kirundi)
Clutia abyssinica Jaub. & Spach.
Official name : Clutia abyssinica Jaub. & Spach.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(075), H(201)
Recipes : H(075), leaves cocked in meal
H(201), wood, amulet
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umurerama (Kirundi)
Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Official name : Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(031)
Recipes : H(031), leaves, RNS
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umudahwera (Kirundi)
Cyathula uncinulata (Schrad.) Schinz
Official name : Cyathula uncinulata (Schrad.) Schinz
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(131), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) abscesss, plant, cataplasm
H(131), pounded leaves, juice, VO. during 1 month, prevention
H(201), to carry away the "ancestor blood"
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : ikiramata (Kirundi)
Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Official name : Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094) piles , leaves + inflorescence, decoction (H2O) , VO., 1/2 glas morning & evening
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : urucaca (Kirundi)
Dicoma anomala Sond.
Official name : Dicoma anomala Sond.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(038), leaves, roots tubes, pounded H2O in the evening, boilled in the morning, decoction, VO., 3 glass for adult
H(068), leaves, roots tubes, pounded H2O in the evening, boilled in the morning, decoction, VO., 1 glass for adult
H(104), leaves, roots tubes, pounded H2O in the evening, boilled in the morning, decoction, enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umwanzuranya (Kirundi)
Dissotis brazzae Cogn.
Official name : Dissotis brazzae Cogn.
Family : Melastomataceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(016)
Recipes : H(002), H(016), pounded plant on breast
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umuhetera (Kirundi)
Dodonaea viscosa (L.) Jacq.
Official name : Dodonaea viscosa (L.) Jacq.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055), leaves, fruit, vomitive
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umusasa (Kirundi)
Dryopteris pentheri (Krasser) C.Chr.
Official name : Dryopteris pentheri (Krasser) C.Chr.
Family : Dryopteridaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), bulbous of Gladiolus psittacinus + rhizome of Dryopteris pentheri, maceration H2O cold, RNS
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : iraba (Kirundi)
Eriosema montanum Bak. f.
Official name : Eriosema montanum Bak. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(000), H(022)
Recipes : H(000) childs, leaves, decoction, enema
H(022), leaves, decoction,
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umupfunyantoke (Kirundi)
Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Official name : Euphorbia candelabrum Trémaux ex Kotschy
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(112)
Recipes : H(068), H(112), latex strong poison, one or two drops in milk for abotion or drastic vermifuge
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : igihahe (Kirundi)
Gladiolus psittacinus Hook.f.
Official name : Gladiolus psittacinus Hook.f.
Family : Iridaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) bulbous of Gladiolus psittacinus + rhizome of Dryopteris pentheri, maceration H2O cold, RNS
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : ikirungu (Kirundi)
Glycine javanica L.
Official name : Glycine javanica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves, juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umurenda renda (Kirundi)