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Reference : HM 62

Author(s) : Makumbelo E. , L. Lukoki, J.J.s.j Paulus & N. Luyindula
Title : Stratégie de valorisation des espèces ressources des produits non ligneux de la savane des environs de Kinshasa: II. Enquête ethnobotanique (aspects médicinaux) TROPICULTURA, 26, 3, 129-134 (2008)
Reference HM 62 has information about 49 plants :
Aframomum alboviolaceum (Ridl.) K. Schum.
Official name : Aframomum alboviolaceum (Ridl.) K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(037), H(046), H(051), H(068), H(094), H(104)
Recipes : H(001, 3) difficulty of vision leaves of Aframomum alboviolaceum, maceration, local application
H(018, 9) headaches,H(037, 9) cough, H(051, 9) fever, leaves , maceration, local application et VO.
H(068, 7) stomach amibes, H(046, 7) measles, chicken pox, leaves , maceration, VO.
H(094, 15) hemorrhoids, leaves or fruit or roots, maceration, VO.
H(104), 2 stomach pain, maceration of fruits, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : tondolo (Lingala)
Albertisia villosa (Exell) Forman
Official name : Albertisia villosa (Exell) Forman
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(039)
Recipes : H(039) chique, maceration of roots of Albertisia vlllosa, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mutondo wa kasha (Kinsudi)
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(037), H(091), H(103)
Recipes : H(037, 5) cough, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction, VO.
H(094, 13) hemorrhoids, leaves or roots , maceration, enema ?
H(091, 8) cut down of blood, leaves , maceration, VO.
H(103, 4) dental caries, leaves, roots, maceration, in the mouth
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mbunzi mbunzi (Lingala)
Anacardium occidentale L.
Official name : Anacardium occidentale L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(094), H(103)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, decoction of barks of Anacardium occidentale, VO.
H(094) hemorrhoids, decoction of roots , VO.
H(103) dental caries, maceration of leaves et roots , local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mbum aya liboto (Lingala)
Anisophyllea quangensis Engl. ex Henriq.
Official name : Anisophyllea quangensis Engl. ex Henriq.
Family : Anisophylleaceae
Symptoms : H(094), H(103)
Recipes : H(094) hemorrhoids, maceration of roots of Anisophyllea quangensis, enema ?
H(094, 4) hemorrhoids, decoction of roots of Anisophyllea quangensis, VO.
H(103) dental caries, decoction of roots, mouthwash
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mbila esobe: (Liingala)
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(033), H(091), H(094)
Recipes : H(091, 2) cut down of blood, roots , leaves, decoction, local application
H(094, 6) hemorrhoids, H(033) sexual weakness, roots, decoction, VO.
H(103, 10) dental caries, roots, decoction, bucal
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kukudendon (Lingala)
Annona stenophylla subsp. longepetiolata (R. E. Fr.) N. Robson
Official name : Annona stenophylla subsp. longepetiolata (R. E. Fr.) N. Robson
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094) hemorrhoids, maceration of leaves of Annona stenophylla, enema ?
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kukudindon (Lingala)
Boerhavia diffusa L.
Official name : Boerhavia diffusa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : H(127)
Recipes : H(127, 14) inflammation of spleen, maceration of roots of Boerrhavia diffusa, enema ?
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : manioko ya tembe: (Lingala)
Bridelia atroviridis Müll. Arg.
Official name : Bridelia atroviridis Müll. Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(008, 24) diarrhea, H(094, 7) hemorrhoids, leaves of Bridelia atroviridis, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kimwindu (Kintandu)
Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Official name : Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(091, 4) cut down of blood, decoction of roots of Bridelia ferruginea, VO.
H(104, 2) stomach pain, maceration of barks, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mavinu (Kintandu)
Brillantaisia patula T. Anderson
Official name : Brillantaisia patula T. Anderson
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(094)
Recipes : H(037, 8) cough, leaves of Brillantaisia patula, maceration, VO.
H(094) hemorrhoids, leaves, decoction, VO.
H(094) hemorrhoids, roots of Brillantaisia patula, maceration, enema ?
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : lemba-lemba (Lingala)
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2) fever, maceration of leaves of Cassia occidentalis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : nyoka nyoka (Lingala)
Coleus kilimandschari Guerke
Official name : Coleus kilimandschari Guerke
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, maceration of leaves of Coleus kilimandjari , local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mutuzo (Swahili)
Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Official name : Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Rondeletia africana T. Winterb.
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach pain, decoction of roots of Crossopteryx fébrifuga, enema ?
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kigala (Kintandu)
Dialium englerianum Henriq.
Official name : Dialium englerianum Henriq.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(018), H(022), H(169)
Recipes : H(014, 2) foot pain, barks, RNS., local application
H(018) headaches, decoction of barks, local application
H(022, 2) tear delivery, maceration of roots, enema ? - - H(169) hernia, decoction of barks of Dialum englerianum, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mbotanseke (Kiyaka)
Erythrophleum africanum (Welw. ex Benth.) Harms
Official name : Erythrophleum africanum (Welw. ex Benth.) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(046)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculose, maceration of bark of Erythrophleum africanums, VO.
H(046, 2) chicken pox, maceration of barks, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mukwati (Kikongo)
Garcinia huillensis Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Garcinia huillensis Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) amibes, roots of Garcina huillensis, RNS., enema ?
H(104) stomach pain, barks, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kisima (Kintandu)
Gardenia ternifolia Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Gardenia ternifolia Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094, 2) hemorrhoids, roots of Gardenia termifolia , maceration, enema ?
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kilemba nzau (Kintandu)
Gossypium barbadense L.
Official name : Gossypium barbadense L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103, 2) dental caries, decoction of roots of Gossypium barbadense, mouthwash
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : koton (Lingala)
Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(127)
Recipes : H(127) inflammation of spleen, decoction of barks Harungana madagascariensis, enema ?
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : mutumu (Kiyombe)