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Reference : HS 01

Author(s) : Sandberg, F.
Title : Etude sur les plantes médicinales et toxiques de l'Afrique équatoriale. Cahiers de la Maboké, tome 3, n° 1, 5 - 49, (1965)
Reference HS 01 has information about 40 plants :
Acacia pennata Willd.
Official name : Acacia pennata Willd.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(013)
Recipes : H(008) diar., roots of liana Acacia pennata, wash, cut inpieces, boiled, decoction (H2O) VO. + sometime bark of Annona senegalensis
H(013) , fresh leaves cut in small pieces, cataplasm
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : koloten (Gbaya), ghinini (Bakwele), epéle (Bunguli)
Aframomum sanguineum (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Official name : Aframomum sanguineum (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Synonyms : Aframomum hanburyi K. Schum. , Aframomum angustifolium (Sonn.) K. Schum.
Symptoms : H(005)
Recipes : H(005) oedema, decoction (H2O) roots and leaves, VO. + cataplasm
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : gbeli-bele (Gbaya)
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(037), H(103), H(118), H(169)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, lungs disease, H(103) gingivitis, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia,, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(103), H(169), leaves of Alchornea, maceration (H2O), local application
H(118), decoction of leaves of Alchornea., inhalation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Alstonia congensis Engl.
Official name : Alstonia congensis Engl.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Alstonia gilletii De Wild.
Symptoms : H(008), H(018), H(038), H(077)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(077) nausea, sap of barks of stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis, VO.
H(008) diarrhoea, H(077) nausea, sap of barks of stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis, VO.
H(018) cephalalgy, H(038) cystitis, maceration (H2O) of barks of stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(004), H(008)
Recipes : H(004), grind barks, RNS.
H(008), roots decoction (H2O) , RNS.
H(008) diar., roots of liana Acacia pennata, wash, cut inpieces, boiled, decoction (H2O) VO. + sometime bark of Annona senegalensis
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : sole (Gbaya), soli (Kaka)
Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Official name : Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Family : Crassulaceae
Synonyms : Kalanchoe pinnata (Lam.) Pers.
Symptoms : H(167)
Recipes : H(167), boiled leaves, drops in eyes + VO. decoction (H2O) Tabernanthe iboga
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : boul (Gbaya)
Burkea africana Hook.
Official name : Burkea africana Hook.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(018)
Recipes : H(014) scabies, decoction barks stems, branch, trunk of Burkea africana, local application
H(018) cephalalgy, decoction of leaves of Burkea africana, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : République Centre Africaine
Vernacular name : not registered
Carapa procera DC.
Official name : Carapa procera DC.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(012), H(051)
Recipes : H(012), barks, decoction (H2O), cataplasm
H(051), decoction (H2O), barks, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : gozon (Bunguli, Ndzinou)
Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Bombacaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(091)
Recipes : H(004), barks, RNS.
H(091) child, decoction (H2O), ONS, bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Clerodendrum sp.
Official name : Clerodendrum sp.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014), itch, leaves, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : pambouka (Gbaya)
Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott & Endl.
Official name : Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott & Endl.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Sterculia acuminata P. Beauv.
Symptoms : H(091), H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(091), H(139), nuts, VO.
H(104), barks maceration, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : le-eghil, éguéle (Bakwele), bobelo (Bunguli), banga (Gbaya)
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(113)
Recipes : H(113), maceration whole plant in cataplasm
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cussonia arborea Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Cussonia arborea Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : Araliaceae
Synonyms : Cussonia kirkii Seem. , Cussonia barteri Seem. , Cussonia djalonensis A. Chev.
Symptoms : H(093), H(111)
Recipes : H(093), seeds Strophanthus gratus + Rauvolfia vomitora, RNS.
H(111), thunder-striking, rub with barks and leaves
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : gbolo (Gbaya), nzolo (Kaka)
Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Official name : Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Paradaniellia oliveri Rolfe
Symptoms : H(008), H(103)
Recipes : H(008) dys., decoction (H2O) barks, enema
H(103) gingivitis, decoction (H2O) barks, wash the mouth
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : kela, kere (Gbaya)
Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name : Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family : Mimosaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), cough, lungs ilness, barks tea , VO. or cataplasm
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : gaza (Gbaya)
Dioscorea bulbifera L.
Official name : Dioscorea bulbifera L.
Family : Dioscoreaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) vermifuge, aphrodisiac, VO. Of little bulbs of Dioscorea bulbifera
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Eriosema psoraleoides (Lam.) G. Don
Official name : Eriosema psoraleoides (Lam.) G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Eriosema cajanoides (Guill. et Perr.) Hook. f.
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006), barks, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : zingko (Gbaya)
Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Official name : Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Erythrophleum suaveolens (Guill. & Perr.) Brenan
Symptoms : H(004), H(092)
Recipes : H(004), decoction (H2O) barks, local application
H(092), poison of trial, ordeal, barks
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mbbamba (Gbaya), mbanda (Pomo), elund Ndizimou, elit, elède (Bakwele)
Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(013)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) abscess, barks, RNS.
H(008, 2), barks, enema or decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : tekok (Gbaya, bololoungon (Bunguli), edena (Bakwele)
Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Official name : Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(092)
Recipes : H(037), wood + bark, decoction (H2O), RNS.
H(092), poison for arrows, wood grinded + leaves + H2O, liquid + seeds of Strophanthus gratus, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : dombolo, bolofolo (Gbaya)