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Official name : Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Mimosa senegal L.

43 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference B6 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J.
Title : La pharmacopée marocaine traditionnelle: Médecine arabe ancienne et savoirs populaires. Ibis Press, 764 p. (1997)
Symptoms : H(001), H(007), H(037), H(091), H(104), H(113), H(126)
Recipes : H(001), arabic gum (el'alk), eyes wash
H(037), H(104), H(126), gum, powder, VO.
H(007), H(091), gum, RNS., VO.?
H(113) anti-inflammatory, gum, in external use
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : âwerwâr, êîrwâr (Moresque), gommier du sénégal, gommier de mauritanie, gommier de somalie (local French)
Reference HA 06
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi , L. Dan Dicko, H. Daouda, M. Delmas, S. de Souza, M. Garba, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, D. N'Glo, J.-L. Reynal, M. Saadou
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Niger. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 250 p., (1980) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126), roots of Acacia senegal of Stereospermum kunthianum, barks twigs, stems, trunc Ficus thonningii, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : d'akwara (Hausa), danga (Zarma), dibbhi (Peuhl), tazzôêît (Tamacheck), kolol (Beriberi)
Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(095), H(104)
Recipes : H(095) gum of Acacia senegal obtained in large quantities and eaten
H(104), bark soaked in water and used as medicine for stomach disorder
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : nderikesi ( Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) Acacia senegal nector source.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : iti ( Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HA 30b
Author(s) : Astor, G., F. von Massow, H.W. Rauwald
Title : Pharmacopée nationale des plantes traditionnelles. Niger. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH, Eschborn, (1992)Annexe n° 14Résultats obtenus par l'examen multiple des plantes médicinales, tableau récapitulatif des informations qui ont pu être recueillies pour chaque plante étudiée.
Symptoms : H(006), H(126)
Recipes : H(006), H(126) icterus, roots, powder, 1 coffee spoon / 2 X / day during 3 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : kolo
Reference HB 32
Author(s) : Bussmann, R.W.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Additional File Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095),, leaves, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name : lkerdeedi
Reference HB 32
Author(s) : Bussmann, R.W.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Samburu of Mt. Nyirun South Turkana, Kenya. Additional File Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:35 (2006)
Symptoms : H(022), H(104)
Recipes : H(022), H(104) stomach, boil roots in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mt Nyiru, South Turkana)
Vernacular name : lkerdeedi
Reference HB 53
Author(s) : Belayneh, A. Asfaw, S. Demissew, N. F. Bussa
Title : Medicinal plants potential and use by pastoral and agro-pastoral communities in Erer Valley of Babile Wereda, Eastern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:42 ( 2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/42
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(001, 38) eye disease, decoction of fresh gum of Acacia senegal, eye bath
H(113, 38) backbone pain, decoction of fresh gum, VO.
H(006, 38) constipation, H(104, 38) stomachache, fresh gum, VO raw
Region : East Africa
Country : Eastern Ethiopia) (Erer Valley of Babile Wereda)
Vernacular name : sobensa (Oromo), edad, adad (Somali)
Reference HD 24
Author(s) : Doka, I.G and S. M. Yagi
Title : Ethnobotanical Survey of Medicinal Plants in West Kordofan (Western Sudan) Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 1409-1416. (2009) http://ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/dokayagi.htm
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000) guardia ?, juice of gum of Acacia senegal , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Sudan (West Kordofan)
Vernacular name : kitr abied
Reference HH 5k
Author(s) : Heine, B. & I. Heine
Title : Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 3: Rendille plants (Kenya).122 p., Band 8, (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(006), H(135)
Recipes : H(006), constipation, soak inner (reddish) part of bark in water, drink after some hours
H(135), warriors soak the seeds in cold water, drink the liquid for digestion.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HI 12
Author(s) : Iyamah P.C., M. Idu
Title : Ethnomedicinal survey of plantsused in the treatment of malaria in Southern Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 287–302, (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2015.07.008
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, stem bark of Acacia senegal, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : Dakwara (Hausa), acacia, gum Arabic (English)
Reference HJ 07
Author(s) : Johns, T., E. B. Mhoro, Pius Sanaya & E.K. Kimanani
Title : Herbal remedies of the Batemi of Ngorongoro district, Tanzania a quantitative appraisal Economic Botany 48 (1) pp. 90-95. (1994)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 6), roots of Acacia senegal chewed and juice swallowed or decoction drunk to treat coughs
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Batemi of the Ngorongoro district)
Vernacular name : mhuti (Batemi)
Reference HK 01
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(037), barks twigs, trunc, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 12
Author(s) : 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(104)
Recipes : H(104) belly pains, bark of the stem, decoction , or gum powder, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bulbi, bulbidaney (Peul), verek (Wolof)
Reference HK 13
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J.O.
Title : Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(006), H(006), H(104), H(008), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(006), roots, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(006) purg + H(104)estomac, roots, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(008), bark, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(100) gono, roots, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(104), bark, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Tanzania
Vernacular name : achika (Acholi, Ouganda), chepkomon (Kipsigis, Kenya), ol-munishui (Masai, Kenya, Tanzania)
Reference HL 15
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, H. Yineger
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Mana Angetu District, southeastern Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , Volume 4 : 10 (2008) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/4/1/10 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) evil spiritt (ka falfala), fresh or dried seeds of Acacia senegal, crush
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : sapansa (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HM 25
Author(s) : Maiga, Ababacar, Drissa Diallo, Seydou Fane, Rokia Sanogo, Berit Smestad Paulsen & Boubacar Cisse
Title : A survey of toxic plants on the market in the district of Bamako, Mali: traditional knowledge compared with a literature search of modern pharmacology and toxicology. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. Volume 96, pp.183-193 ( 2005)
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) roots could be toxic at too strong dosis, provoke diarrhoea, vomiting, H(008) + H(104) H(008) + H(104) abdominal pains; remedies against toxic effects:decoction of leaves of Guiera senegalensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : patoukou (Bambara)
Reference HM 25
Author(s) : Maiga, Ababacar, Drissa Diallo, Seydou Fane, Rokia Sanogo, Berit Smestad Paulsen & Boubacar Cisse
Title : A survey of toxic plants on the market in the district of Bamako, Mali: traditional knowledge compared with a literature search of modern pharmacology and toxicology. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. Volume 96, pp.183-193 ( 2005)
Symptoms : H(094), H(100)
Recipes : H(094) haemorrhoids, H(100) sexual diseases, roots, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : patoukou (Bambara)
Reference HM 52
Author(s) : Musa, M. S., F. E. Abdelrasool, E. A. Elsheikh, L. A. M. N. Ahmed, A. L. E. Mahmoud & S. M. Yagi
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the Blue Nile State, South-eastern Sudan Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 5(17), pp. 4287-4297, 9 September, 2011 http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR/PDF/pdf2011/9Sept/Musa%20et%20al.pdf
Symptoms : H(179)
Recipes : H(179) kidney problems, gum powder from Acacia senegal, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (South-eastern) (Blue Nile State)
Vernacular name : hashab
Reference HN 06
Author(s) : Nacoulma, O. & J. Millogo - Rasolodimby
Title : Les produits de la ruche et leurs utilisations au Burkina Faso. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 9, n° 2, 63 - 70, (1995)
Symptoms : H(037), H(045), H(045), H(108), H(193)
Recipes : H(037) + H(045), H(045) + H(193), H(045) + H(108), 1 to 2 little spoon honey + 1 volume H2O + 1 volume of rhum
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered