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Reference : HS 03

Author(s) : Sillans, R.
Title : Sur quelques plantes médicinales de l'Afrique centrale. Rev. Bot. Appl. Agric.Trop., 31, 407 - 427, (1951)
Reference HS 03 has information about 75 plants :
Acanthus montanus (Nees) T. Anderson
Official name : Acanthus montanus (Nees) T. Anderson
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(095)
Recipes : H(037) cough. Split the still green stem of Acanthus montanus and macerate it in water until the liquid has the appearance of soapy water; VO.
H(095) Acanthus montanus goes into the composition of a salt of ashes.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : kaka (Lissongo)
Acanthus montanus (Nees) T. Anderson
Official name : Acanthus montanus (Nees) T. Anderson
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) The leaves of Acanthus montanus are used in decoction against certain stomachs
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : non enregistré
Afrostyrax lepidophyllus Mildbr.
Official name : Afrostyrax lepidophyllus Mildbr.
Family : Huaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(100), H(139)
Recipes : H(007) diuretic, roots of Afrostyrax lepidophyllus, RNS.
H(139) aphrodisiac, H(100) anti-gonorrhea. Scrape the bark that is stacked with the fruits, mix with palm wine and drink.
H(095) the seeds are condiments.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : dembe (Lissongo)
Albizia sassa (Willd.) J.F. Macbr.
Official name : Albizia sassa (Willd.) J.F. Macbr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(103), H(210)
Recipes : H(103) toothache and gingivitis. Scrape inside the bark of Albizzia sasa; pound with native salt, apply on the gums
H(210) Albizzia sasa, staggering to catch the fish.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : ndolo (Lissongo)
Albizia sassa (Willd.) J.F. Macbr.
Official name : Albizia sassa (Willd.) J.F. Macbr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : V(210) Albizzia sasa, staggering to catch the fish.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : ndolo (Lissongo)
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(001), H(104), H(039)
Recipes : H(001), H(104) ,H(039) lice, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : non enregistré
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(008), H(008x), H(037), H(103)
Recipes : H(037) cough, boil the leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and drink the liquid
H(103) Teeth ache. Pound the leaves with native salt and put on the sick tooth, or cook the leaves and rub 'the gums
H(008) diarrhea , H(008x) bloody dysentery; powerful remedy. Take equal parts of leaves of Cola heterophylla, Memecylon polyanthemos and Alchornea cordifolia. Stir until well smoothed + lots of grated barks of Plerocarpus soyauxii..Mix and to pound a long time.Dry in the sun, then sift finely.The patient is first made to drink the decoction of Pterocaipus soyauxii, then the powder is taken in the morning, afternoon and evening. Highly effective remedy
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : ndolo (Lissongo)
Allanblackia floribunda Oliv.
Official name : Allanblackia floribunda Oliv.
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac. Scrape de bark of Allanblackia floribunda , VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : mofiti (Lissongo)
Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Official name : Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108) common cold, young leaves of Allophylus africanus crinkle, inhale
H(108) common cold. The young leaves of Allophylus africanus are carefully rubbed and then breathed. There is a cephalalgia and a pain in the chest. Repeat several times and the common cold quickly disappears.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : sisi (Lissongo), kutchmongo (Banda)
Amaralia sherbourniae (Hook.) Wernham
Official name : Amaralia sherbourniae (Hook.) Wernham
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough. Crush the leaves of Amaralia sherbourniae which is macerated in cold water for six hours.VO
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : muketuketu (Lissongo)
Artabotrys stenopetalus Engl.
Official name : Artabotrys stenopetalus Engl.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac. Ecraser the root of Artabotrys stenopetalus , put in palm wine, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : mindoivali (Lissongo)
Artabotrys stenopetalus Engl.
Official name : Artabotrys stenopetalus Engl.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach aches Scrape the root of Artabotrys stenopetalus mix it with palm wine and drink.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : non enregistré
Aubrevillea kerstingii (Harms) Pellegr.
Official name : Aubrevillea kerstingii (Harms) Pellegr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhea. Scrape the root of Aubrevillea kerstingii, put the pulp in a liter of palm wine and VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : mobili (Lissongo)
Byrsocarpus viridis (Gilg) G.Schellenb.
Official name : Byrsocarpus viridis (Gilg) G.Schellenb.
Family : Connaraceae
Symptoms : H(178)
Recipes : H(178) cardiac erethism, H(068) helminthiasis, young leaves of Byrsocarpus viridis cooked.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : blomukulukudi (Lissongo)
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough. Scrape the root of Pentadiplandra brazzeana, macerate in cold water, mix with Capsicum berries frutescens and VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : not registered
Chrysophyllum laurentii De Wild.
Official name : Chrysophyllum laurentii De Wild.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic. Boil.the bark of Chrysophyllum laurentii and boirematin, noon and evening. The liquid found in the fruit is given to suck newborns.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) antiphlogistic, Pile stems of Cissus quadrangularis mix with palm oil and local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : mino (Lissongo)
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, Boil two segments of Cissus quadrangularis stem until reduced to half a glass of water. Absorb twice daily for three days.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : mino (Lissongo)
Citropsis schweinfurthii (Engl.) Swingle & M. Kellerm.
Official name : Citropsis schweinfurthii (Engl.) Swingle & M. Kellerm.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac. Scrape the root of Citropsis schweinfiïrthïi that is eaten with palm wine.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : moyembeyembe (Lissongo)
Clerodendrum splendens G. Don
Official name : Clerodendrum splendens G. Don
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137) analgesic, roots and leaves of Clerodendron splendens. Macerate root and leaves in cold water and VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : mindowali (Lissongo)