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37 references related to the following plant

Official name: Ocimum canum Sims
Family: Lamiaceae

Reference HA 01
Author: Adjanohoun, E., A. Abel, L. Ake Assi, D. Brown, K.S Chetty, L. Chong-Seng, J. Eymé, T. Friedman, J. N. Gassita, E. N. Goudotê, P. Govinden, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, G. Lailam, D. Landreau, G. Lionnet, A. Soopramanien
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Seychelles. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 170 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(037), H(051)
Recipes: H(037)cough, H(051), leaves, infusion, VO.
Region: Seychelles
Country: Seychelles
Vernacular name: basilic

Reference HA 02
Author: Adjanohoun, E, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, K. Dramane, J. A. Elewude, S. O. Fadoju, Z.O. Gbile, E. Goudote, C.L. A. Johnson, A. Keita, O. Morakinyo, J. A. O. Ojewole, A. O. Olatunjia, E. A. Sofowora
Title: Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Western Nigeria. CSTR-OUA, 420 p., (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(003), H(018), H(078), H(108)
Recipes: H(003), leaves of Ocimum canum, to pound in butter of karite (Butyrospermum paradoxum), friction
H(018), barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, buds of Eugenia aromatica, leaves of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, to take snuff
H(078) breast, leaves of Ocimum canum, ONS. of Pterocarpus erinaceus, to pound, to dilute, bath + black soap
H(108), fruit of Aframomum melegueta, leaves of Ocimum canum, ONS. Sysygium aromaticum, powder, to take snuff
H(108) rhinit, sinus, powder barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, buds en powder of Eugenia aromatica, powder leaves of Ocimum canum, Sysygium aromaticum, to take snuff
Region: West Africa
Country: Nigeria
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference HA 03
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. K
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(006), H(077), H(104), H(126)
Recipes: H(001), leaves juice of Ocimum canum, drops in eyes
H(004), aerian part of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(005), leaves of Khaya senegalensis of Ocimum canum, roots of Uvaria chamae, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(006) constipation, aerian part of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(012)), leaves of Ocimum., pulp, local application + scarifications
H(013) skin eruption, H(051), stems with leaves of Ocimum canum of Croton zambesicus of Cymbopogon giganteus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Eugenia aromatica, RNS.
H(014) whitlow, leaves of Byrsocarpus coccineus of Ocimum canum of Boerhavia diffusa of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(014) mycosis, buds of Eugenia aromatica, ripe fruit of Piper guineense, whole plant of Uvaria chamae of Ocimum canum, RNS.
H(018), leaves juice of Ocimum., RNS.
H(018), leaves of Ocimum., RNS.
H(018), leaves juice of Ocimum gratissimum of Ocimum canum, RNS.
H(018, 2), leaves of Ficus exasperata of Ocimum canum, RNS.
H(022) dystocia, leaves of Ocimum canum of Sesamum radiatum, to grind, to filter, VO.
H(022) dystocia, leaves of Ocimum canum, maceration (H2O), VO. + un peu d'palm oil
H(034), stems with leaves of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit of Piper guineense, decoction (H2O) + salt
H(034), jeune plant of Ocimum canum, maceration (alcohol), VO.
H(051), stems with leaves of Ocimum canum of Dichapetalum guineense of Ehretia cymosa, RNS.
H(077), leaves of Azadirachta indica of Ocimum canum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(077), whole plant of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Kalanchoe crenata, aerian part of Ocimum canum of Desmodium ramosissimum of Hybanthus enneaspermus, RNS.
H(091) anaemia, leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia of Ocimum canum, RNS.
H(104), aerian part of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, rhizome of Zingiger officinale, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), whole plant of Ocimum canum, RNS.
H(126), ONS. of Cassia occidentalis, aerian part Citrus aurantifolia, ONS. Citrus aurantium, ONS. Ocimum canum, RNS.
H(126), stems with leaves of Ocimum canum of Dioscorea dumetorum, leaves of Citrus aurantiifolia, ripe fruit of Spondias monbin, RNS.
H(127), whole plant of Ocimum., RNS.
H(157), leaves of Ocimum., RNS.
H(157), aerian part of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, aerian part of Ocimum canum, leaves of Newbouldia laevis, ONS. of Capsicum frutescens, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, H(210) hypnotic, stems with leaves of Ocimum., RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Benin
Vernacular name: hanassè, héhétchi, hessi hessi (Adja), nyanka (Bariba), akéman, hissi hissi (Fon, Goun), aslolaka (Loukpa, kékéssou (Sahouè), ahamé, késsou-késsou (Watchi)

Reference HA 07
Author: Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K.
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(001), H(036), H(051), H(113), H(157), H(168), H(170), H(201)
Recipes: H(001), conjonctivitis, juice leaves Ocimum canum, Acanthospermum hispidum, drops in eyes
H(036), juice leaves Ocimum canum, drops in eyes
H(113), inflorescences of Ocimum, decoction (H2O), local application
H(130), stem with leaves of Ocimum canum, Ocimum suave, Lagenaria siceraria, decoction (H2O), friction
H(157) + H(051) paludism, maceration stem with leaves, bath
H(168), stem with leaves of Ocimum canum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(170), leaves of Kigelia africana of Ocimum canum deTapinanthus dodoneifolius, galls of Blighia sapida of Parkia biglobosa, decoction (H2O), bath
H(201), leaves + barks stem, branch, trunk of Afzelia africana , leaves of Ficus glumosa, stem with leaves of Hoslundia opposita of Olax subscorpioideade of Ficus platyphylla of Ocimum canum, decoction (H2O), VO. + to wash
Region: West Africa
Country: Togo
Vernacular name: ahamé (Ewé), kinunuyi (Bassar), saswalé (Lamba), ruruga (Nawdem)

Reference HA 08
Author: Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, A. Ahmed, J. Eymê, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, A. Keita, M. Lebras
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Comores. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 216 p., (1982) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(104), H(166)
Recipes: H(104) colitis, abdominal pain, whole plant, decoction, VO.
H(166), ONS., RNS.
Region: Comoros
Country: Comoros
Vernacular name: kandza (Great Comoros), sadzani (Anjouan island)

Reference HA 09
Author: Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J. Eymê, J. - N. Gassita, E. Goudotê, J. Guêho, F. S. L. Ip, D. Jackaria, S. K. K. Kalachand, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, B. Landreau, A. W. Owadally, A. Soopramanien
Title: Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques à Maurice (Iles Maurice et Rodrigues). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 214 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(050)
Recipes: H(050), whole plant Ageratum conyzoides of Ocimum canum, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region: Mauritius
Country: Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name: tulsi

Reference HA 20
Author: Adjanohoun et al.
Title: Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(051), H(104), H(118), H(201)
Recipes: H(051), whole plant of Ocimum canum, to carbonize, fumigation
H(104), leaves of Hymenocardia acida of Justicia exigua of Ocimum canum, to pound (H2O), juice, VO.
H(118) rhino - pharyngitis, whole plant of Ocimum canum of Tagetes minuta, decoction (H2O), inhalation
H(201) depressive psychosis, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Ocimum canum, to carbonize, fumigation
Region: East Africa
Country: Uganda
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference HA 23b
Author: Ambe, G. - A. & F. Malaisse
Title: Diversité des plantes médicinales et ethnotaxonomie en pays malinke de Côte d'Ivoire From the sources of knowledge to the medicines of the future, p 331 -338
Symptoms: H(201)
Recipes: H(201) against evil spirits, leaves of Ocimum canum, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Ivory Coast
Vernacular name: soucola-brou (Dioula)

Reference HA 33a
Author: Asase, A., A.A. Oteng-Yeboah, G.T. Odamtten & M.S.J. Simmonds
Title: Ethnobotanical study of some Ghanaian anti-malarial plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 99, pp. 273 - 279 ( 2005)
Symptoms: H(001), H(051)
Recipes: H(001), seeds of Ocimum canumsoaked and infusion applied to eyes to treat eye problems
H(051) paludism, boil whole plant of Ocimum canum with leaves of Azadirachta indica, Combretum ghaselensis and Mitrgyana inermis and drink.
H(051) paludism, boil leaves of Ocimum canum with that of Mangifera indica, Mitragyna inermis and whole plants of Indigofera indica and drink. Use also for steam baths.
Region: West Africa
Country: Ghana (Wechiau region)
Vernacular name: worobagnui (Lobi)

Reference HA 42
Author: Arkinstall, W.
Title: Medicinal and useful plants collected in the Manianga district of the Republic of Zaïre Revue de recherche scientifique. Spécial Médecine traditionnelle au Zaïre, Volume unique , pp135 - 158 (1979) Presses de l' Institut de Recherche Scientifique
Symptoms: H(099)
Recipes: H(099), Ocimum gratissimum used with Ocimum canum to treat epilepsy. Said to be male partner to Ocimum canum
Region: West Africa
Country: Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name: mansiusiu ma nkento (Kikongo)

Reference HA 54
Author: Apema, R., D. Mozouloua, E. Kosh-Komba & Y. Ngoule
Title: Les plantes médicinales utilisées dans le traitement de l'hypertension artérielle par les tradipraticiens à Bangui http://www.gfmer.ch/Activites_internationales_Fr/PDF/HTA-Apema-2011.pdf
Symptoms: H(074)
Recipes: H(074, r) internal infection, decoction stems with leaves of Ocimum canum, VO
Region: West Africa
Country: Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name: késsoukéssou (Fon)

Reference HA 58
Author: Andriamparany, J. N ., K. Brinkmann, V. Jeannoda, A. Buerkert
Title: Effects of socio-economic household characteristics on traditional knowledge and usage of wild yams and medicinal plants in the Mahafaly region of south-western Madagascar Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 10:82, (2014)
Symptoms: H(108)
Recipes: H(108) flue, H(051) fever, subterranean parts of Ocimum canum, RNS., Mahafaly region
Region: Madagascar
Country: South-western Madagascar (Mahafaly region)
Vernacular name: romberombe

Reference HB 02
Author: Boiteau, P.
Title: Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée.Précis de matière médicale malgache. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris 141 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms: H(006), H(048), H(026), H(037), H(053), H(102), H(104), H(121), H(126)
Recipes: H(006) constipation, H(006) + H(104), leaves, essence of Ocimum canum, RNS.
H(006) purg. + H(048), leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Ocimum canum, barks stem, branch, trunk of Scutia myrtina, whole plant of Coelocarpum madagascariensis, rhizome of Curcuma longa, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(026), flowers of Cassia laevigata, leaves of Ocimum canum of Toddalia asiatica of Pentopetia androsaemifolia of Hernandia voyronii, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(037), leaves of Cinnamomum camphora of Brachylaena merana, barks stem, branch, trunk of Craspidospermum verticillatum, whole plant of Drosera ramentacea, leaves of Ocimum canum, decoction (H2O), to filter + honey, VO.
H(037), leaves of Melaleuca viridiflora of Eucalyptus rostrata of Ocimum canum, maceration in alcohol, to filter + honey, VO.
H(037), terminal buds of Pinus patula, leaves of Eucalyptus rostrata of Ocimum canum, maceration in alcohol, to filter + honey, VO.
H(045), ONS. of Ocimum canum, infusion 95% (H2O), VO.
H(053), leaves of Cymbopogon citratus of Ocimum canum of Ocimum gratissimum, to dilute (H2O), inhalation
H(102), whole plant of Cardiospermum halicacabum, leaves Rhopalopilia umbellulata of Ocimum canum, barks stem, branch, trunk of Cinnamosma fragans, rhizome Curcuma longa, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(121), whole plant of Ocimum americanum, RNS.
H(126) hepatic congestion, leaves of Ocimum canum, infusion (H2O) + charcoal wood , VO.
Region: Madagascar
Country: Madagascar
Vernacular name: kiranjay

Reference HB 04
Author: Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title: Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms: H(001), H(014), H(015), H(018), H(053), H(126), H(201)
Recipes: H(001) ophtalmias, H(053) otitis, H(018) cephalalgy, throat pains, ONS of Ocimum canum , juice, instillation
H(014) skin diseases, itchs, juice en local application
H(126) "diékoidio", severe icterus + H(015) haemoglobinuria + H(015) haematuria, H(015) haematuria, H(201) again a bad spell, bad spirits, ONS., RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Ivory Coast
Vernacular name: amaniré (Ashanti), anono (Ebrie)

Reference HB 05
Author: Bouquet, A.
Title: Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms: H(001), H(018), H(037), H(038), H(053), H(104), H(118), H(168)
Recipes: H(001), leaves juice of Ocimum canum, drops in eyes
H(018), H(118) rhino - pharyngitis, H(108) sinus, leaves juice of Ocimum canum, drops in nose
H(037) cough, bronchitis, whole plant of Ocimum., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038), femal, leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), in vagina
H(038),femal, leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(053), leaves juice of Ocimum., drops in ears
H(104), ONS. of Ocimum canum, roots of Phytolacca dodecandra, RNS.
H(168), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), steam bath
Region: West Africa
Country: Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name: not communicated by the author

Reference HB 25M
Author: Bossard, E.
Title: La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms: H(051)
Recipes: H(051) fever, 30 pinchs of ponded leavesof Ocimum canum in hot H2O, VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Angola (regions of Hufla)
Vernacular name: (omu) yoa (Nyaneka)

Reference HB 25M
Author: Bossard, E.
Title: La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms: H(106)
Recipes: H(106) mosquitos repelling, to rub the skin. To strike the walls with the branches of Ocimum canum. To trow one plant in the fire. To put a plant under the bed
Region: West Africa
Country: Angola (regions of Luanda, Malanje, Huila)
Vernacular name: elele (Umbundu), kamuelele (Kimbundu), na-na (Nyaneka)

Reference HB 33
Author: Bhat, R.B., E.O. Etejere, V.T. Oladipo
Title: Ethnobotanical studies fron central Nigeria. Economic Botany, 44 (3), pp. 382-390, (1990)
Symptoms: H(053), H(095)
Recipes: Harvest the whole plant of Ocimum canum preferably in the moming
H(053), for sound health in children: A concentrated decoction is prepared in small earthen pots by boiling the whole plant in water; this is administered orally to children.
H(095, f), as a vegetable soup, the leaves are cooked in water along witt red pepper, red palm oïl, salt, and other ingredients.
Region: West Africa
Country: Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name: efinrin wewe (Yoruba)

Reference HB 37M
Author: Bossard, E.
Title: Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms: H(095)
Recipes: H(095) occasional food complement, tea with leaves of Ocimum canum
Region: West Africa
Country: Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name: (mu)elele (Kimbundu), (olu)na-na (Nyaneka), manjericao-branco (Portuguese)

Reference HD 15
Author: Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title: Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms: H(082), H(124), H(166)
Recipes: H(082), juice of leaves of Ocimum canum of Ocimum gratissimum + pounded seeds of Aframomum melegueta of Garcinia kola, VO., 2 soup spoons, 2 X / day
H(124, 3), juice leaves of Ocimum canum, 6 drops in each nostril, morning and evening, during 4 days
H(166) hoquet, jud of leaves of Ocimum., VO., 1 coffee spoon
Region: Central Africa
Country: Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference HF 03
Author: Flatie, T., T. Gedif, K. Asres, T. Gebre-Mariam
Title: Ethnomedical survey of Berta ethnic group Assosa Zone, Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia (Medicinal plants reported by household respondents of Berta ethnic group) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2009, 5:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-14
Symptoms: H(001), H(091)
Recipes: H(001, 3) to get dirt out of eyes, H(001) tracoma (1) , seeds of Ocimum canum are powdered and sprinkled into the eye
- H(091) body weakness and intermittent shock (lib himem), grounded leaves, VO. with H2O
Region: East Africa
Country: Ethiopia (Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia)
Vernacular name: beshiw

Reference HG 01
Author: Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title: The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms: H(001), H(157), H(201)
Recipes: H(001) cataract, ripe fruit, flowers of Ocimum canum, infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(157), leaves of Ocimum., infusion (H2O), bath
H(201), whole plant of Ocimum canum, seeds of Ricinus communis of Chenopodium ambrosioidespowder, to take snuff
Region: East Africa
Country: Zimbabwe
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference HG 20
Author: Gurib-Fakim, Ameenah, Joseph Guého
Title: Plantes médicinales de l'île Rodrigues Stanley, Rose-Hill. Editions de l'océan indien - Université de Maurice (Réduit) , 580 p. (1994) (ISBN 99903-0-171-9)
Symptoms: H(037), H(050), H(108), H(135)
Recipes: H(037) cough, H(108) influenza, decoction of the plant of Ocimum canum + sucre, VO.
H(050) drumbelly, H(050) flatulent colic, H(135) digestion troubles, infusion of leaves, VO.
H(135) digestive, infusion of leaves of Mentha x piperita of Ocimum canum, VO.
Region: Mauritius
Country: Rodrigues Island
Vernacular name: petit bangélique, petit basilic

Reference HK 12
Author: Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title: Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 384 - 444 , 543 - 599, (1964)
Symptoms: H(053), H(103)
Recipes: H(053) parotitis, decoction of leaves of Ocimum canum, massage
H(103) gingivitis, pyorrhea, decoction of leaves of Ocimum. gargle
Region: West Africa
Country: Senegal
Vernacular name: guguméwi (Tocolor)

Reference HK 70
Author: Komlaga, G., C.Agyare, R. Akosua Dickson, M. L. Kwao Mensah, K. Annan, P.M. Loiseau, P.Champy
Title: Medicinal plants and finished marketed herbal products used in the treatment of malaria in the Ashanti region, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology 172, 333–346, (2015)
Symptoms: H(051)
Recipes: H(051) paludism, leaves of Ocimum canum, Moringa oleifera and Aloe vera , decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Sida cordata, Ocimum canum, Cymbopogon citratus, décoction, VO.
Region: East Africa
Country: Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name: akokobesa

Reference HK 72
Author: Kpodar, M., S. D. Karou, G. Katawa, K. Anani, H. E. Gbekley, Y. Adjrah, T. Tchacondo, K. Batawila, J. Simpore
Title: An ethnobotanical study of plants used to treat liver diseases in the Maritime region of Togo Journal of Ethnopharmacology 181, 263–273 (2016)
Symptoms: H(126)
Recipes: H(126) liver diseases, decoction of the whole plant of Ocimum canum
Region: West Africa
Country: Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name: ahame

Reference HL 03
Author: Lubini, A.
Title: Les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle par les Yansi de l'entre Kwilu-Kamtsha (Zaïre). Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23b, 1007 - 1020, (1990)
Symptoms: H(108)
Recipes: H(108), leaves of Ocimum canum, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region: West Africa
Country: Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name: muntshuy (Yanzi)

Reference HL 09 b
Author: Lejeune, J.B.H.
Title: Notes sur quelques plantes médicinales utilisées en pharmacothérapie par les natifs du Congo Belge et les Territoires du Ruanda-Urundi. Archives AIMO, 1579/9052 , 1 page, (1928). Belgian foreign office,15 rue des Petits Carmes, Bruxelles 1000.
Symptoms: H(018), H(051)
Recipes: H(018), H(051), Ocimum canum (nteta-nkako) frictions with stem with flowerss
Region: Central Africa
Country: Belgian Congo (province of Coquilhatville) (Congo (Democratic republic))
Vernacular name: nteta-nkako

Reference HL 13
Author: Lavergne, R. & R. Véra
Title: Etude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans la pharmacopée traditionnelle à la Réunion. Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 236 p., (1989)
Symptoms: H(037), H(051), H(082), H(113)
Recipes: H(037) dry cough, H(082) asthma leaves of Ocimum canum of Pelargonium asperum, RNS.
H(051) fever, H(108) influenza, herbal tea
H(113) rheumatism, bath
H(113) rheumatism, gout, crushed plant in camphorated oil, frictions
Region: Reunion
Country: Reunion
Vernacular name: tolsi de l'Inde, tolsy

Reference HN 15
Author: Natabou Dégbé, F.
Title: Contribution à l'étude de la médecine et de la Pharmacopée traditionnelles au Bénin: Tentatives d'intégration dans le système de santé officiel. Thèse pour l'obtention du diplôme de Docteur en Pharmacie de l'Université Cheikh Anta Diop (Diplôme d'état), 138 p., Juillet 1991
Symptoms: H(014), H(018), H(045), H(053), H(106), H(124)
Recipes: H(014) dermatose, itch, juice of fresh leaves of Ocimum canum, local application
H(018) sick headache, sap of leaves of Ocimum canum, drops in eyes
H(045) cicatrizing, H(124) haemostatic, sap fresh leaves of Ocimum., local application (?)
H(053) otitis, leaves of Ocimum. crushed in palm oil, drops in ears
H(106) plant which pushes back mosquitoes by her smell
Region: West Africa
Country: Benin
Vernacular name: hissi hissi (Dassa), héchihéchi, héhéchi (Adja), nounaugoué (Peuhl), hésihési, késoukésou (Fon), bonourégou (Bariba), kékéssou (Popo), ahamé (Mina), éfirin érisi (Yoruba), basilic (French)

Reference HN 16
Author: Ndukwu, B.C. and N.B.Ben-Nwadibia
Title: Ethnomedicinal aspects of plants used as spices and condiments in the Niger delta area of Nigeria Leaflets Journal on WWW : http://www.siu.edu/~ebl/leaflets/niger.htm
Symptoms: H(008), H(008) + H(104), H(014), H(020), H(037), H(038), H(048), H(091), H(051), H(053), H(091), H(095), H(100), H(108), H(124), H(125), H(157)
Recipes: The plant is an anticonvulsant H(157), diaphoretic H(125) and carminative H(048). It cures coughH(037), catarrh, cold H(108), fever H(051), chest painsH(037) and diarrhea H(008), others are earache H(053), ringwormH(014), nasal bleeding H(124), anti-spasmolytic and relief of pains of the colon H(008) + H(104)
H(051), leaves are chopped up and eaten as a febrifuge.
Powdered form of the leaves is taken internally for catarrh.
A paste of the leaves is applied topically against ringworm H(014) and skin diseases.
Seed infusion is prepared to treat gonorrhea H(100), nephritic and urinary infections H(038), diarrhea and chronic dysentery H(008)
The warm extract of the leaves is used in instillations for otitis media H(053), sinusitis H(108) and in fumigations for cough H(037) and headache H(018)
H(091) childs, The roots of Ocimum basilicum or O. Canum Sims or O. gratissimum or O. americanum or O. guineense or O. viride together with the leaves of Jatropha curcas and fruit of Xylopia aethiopica is boiled and given to children as a strengthening tonic..
The leaves of these species are usually very aromatic. H(095), These plants are thus used for seasoning and flavouring sauces, salads and soups.
H(020), the scent of the plant is also used to protect against snakes
Region: West Africa
Country: Nigeria
Vernacular name: esewon (Edo) ; nchanwu ( Igbo) ; ufuo-yibo (Urhobo) ; efinruin-wewe, efinrin-ajase, efirinpo, efirin-gidi and efiri-ajija (Yoruba), ): sweet basil; hairy basil; tea bush; scent eaf (English)

Reference HN 42
Author: Nicolas J.-P.
Title: Plantes médicinales du Nord de Madagascar. Ethnobotanique antakarana et informations scientifiques 296 p. (2012) Editions Jardins du monde 15, rue saint Michel - 29 190 Brasparts www.jardinsdumonde.org
Symptoms: H(027y), H(104), H(108)
Recipes: H(027y) after childbirth, the plant of Ocimum canum is used in a steam bath, the decoction is drunk and is also used for washing
H(104) stomach aches, colic, decoction of leaves of Ocimum canum, VO.
H(108) influenza, is used in a steam bath
Region: Madagascar
Country: North Madagascar
Vernacular name: karanjany, rômbantsahogno, (Antakarana), kiranjay, mampivehana, romba, rombiromby (Malgache), basilic (French), hoary basil (English)

Reference HR 10
Author: Rivière, C., J.-P. Nicolas, M.-L. Caradec, O. Désiré & A. Schmitt
Title: Les plantes médicinales de la région nord de Madagascar : Une approche ethnopharmacologique Ethnopharmacologia, n°36, novembre, pp. 36 - 50. (2005) http://www.ethnopharmacologia.org/default.asp?page=revue Bulletin de la société française d'ethnopharmacologie et de la société européenne d'ethnopharmacologie
Symptoms: H(008), H(104), H(027y)
Recipes: H(008) + H(104), leaves of Ocimum canum decoction, VO.
H(027y), leaves decoction, VO.
Region: Madagascar
Country: Madagascar (North region)
Vernacular name: rômbantsahogno

Reference HS 47
Author: Samoisy, A. K., M. Fawzi Mahomoodally
Title: Ethnopharmacological analysis of medicinal plants used against non-communicable diseases in Rodrigues Island, Indian Ocean Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 20–38 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2015.06.036
Symptoms: H(050), H(104)
Recipes: H(050) bloating, infusion of 2–3 leaves of Ocimum canum in 1 cup of H2O. VO. 1–2 cups per day.
H(104) gastritis, infusion of 2–3 leaves in 1 cup of H2O. VO. 2–3 cups daily until cured
Region: Mauritius
Country: Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name: ti bangelique (Rodrigues Creole), hoary basil (English)

Reference HT 21
Author: Tra Bi Fézan, H.
Title: Utilisations des plantes, par l'homme, dans les forêts classées du Haut-Sassandra et de Scio, en Côte-d'Ivoire. Thèse de Doctorat, 3ème cycle, Université de Cocody-Abidjan, Faculté des Sciences et Techniques, (1997)
Symptoms: H(016)
Recipes: H(016), leaves of Ocimum canum of Ocimum gratissimum of Sesamum radiatum, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Ivory Coast (forest of Haut-Sassandra)
Vernacular name: not registered

Reference HV 07
Author: Verger, P.F.
Title: Ewé: The use of plants in Yoruba society. Editoria Schwarcz, Sao Paulo, 744p., (1995)
Symptoms: H(109), H(113)
Recipes: H(109) stif neck, leaves Ocimum canum, Citrus aurantiifolia, Eclipta alba, Vernonia ambigua , bulb Allium aescalonicum, ONS. Zanthoxylum senegalensis + salt, pound, VO. with a hot meal of white corn
H(113) rheumatism, 16 leaves Clausena anisata, 16 leaves Ocimum canum, 16 leaves Zanthoxylum senegalense , bulb Allium aescalanicum , roots Carica papaya var. microcarpa + shea butter Butyrospermum paradoxum subsp. parkii ,pound all together, divide in 2 unequal parts, with the bigger one + salt VO. with a hot corn meal,rub with the smaller part
Region: West Africa
Country: Benin
Vernacular name: eruyan ntefe

Reference HY 03
Author: Yemoa A.L., J.D. Gbenou, R.C Johnson., J.G. Djego, C.S Zinsou, M.Moudachirou, J. Quetin-Leclercq , A. Bigot., F. Portaels
Title: Identification et étude phytochimique de plantes utilisées dans le traitement traditionnel de l'ulcère de Buruli au Bénin Bulletin de la Société Française d'Ethnopharmacologie et de la Société Européenne d'Ethnopharmacologie. Numéro 42 Décembre 2008, pp 50 - 57
Symptoms: H(013)
Recipes: H(013, 1) Buruli ulcerus, leaves of Ocimum canum, infusion, RNS.
Region: West Africa
Country: Benin (Zou district)
Vernacular name: not communicated by the authors