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Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae

83 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(113), H(139)
Recipes : H(139), seeds powder, 1 coffe spoon, VO. (Maroc)
H(113),seeds powder, 1 coffe spoon, VO. (Marakech)
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : l-gûza sahrâwiya (Moroco), maniguette, graine de paradis, poivre de guinée (not to confuse with Xylopia aethiopica) (local French)
Reference HA 02
Author(s) : 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(012), H(013), H(014), H(018), H(020), H(093), H(031), H(033), H(036), H(037), H(038), H(046), H(051), H(068), H(086x), H(091), H(093), H(101), H(104), H(108), H(122), H(187), H(189), H(201), H(210x)
Recipes : H(012), barks stem, branch, trunk, to pound of Erythrophleum ivorense, latex Euphorbia unispina, powder of fruit of Aframomum melegueta, pounded bulb of Allium ascalonicum, to dilute in of palm oil, local application
H(013) , adult flowers, powder of Imperata cylindrica, ripe fruit pounded, delayer, local application d'une cold porridge
H(014), leaves of Aframomum melegueta of Eriosema psoraleoides of Piliostigma thonninghii, ripe fruit of Acacia nilotica, barks stem, branch, trunk of Daniellia oliveri of Spathodea campanulata, leaves and barks stem, branch, trunk of Nauclea latifolia, decoction (H2O) , bath, VO.
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(018), ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, ONS. Syzygium aromaticum, buds Eugenia aromatica, leaves of Ocimum canum, to pound, to take snuff
H(020), flowers of Justicia insularis, seeds of Aframomum, VO.
H(020) scorpion, latex of Euphorbia hirta, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, local application
H(020) + H(093), barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum ivorense, latex of Euphorbia unispina, bulbde Allium ascalonicum, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, to dilute in palm oil, VO.
H(031), roots of Gardenia aqualla, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(033) woman, ripe fruit carbonisé of Aframomum melegueta, leaves carbonised of Biophytum petersianum, seeds carbonised of Vigna sinensis, porridge, VO.
H(033) woman, seeds carbonised of Vigna sinensis, ripe fruit carbonisé of Aframomum melegueta, VO.
H(033) woman, leaves powder of Biophytum petersianum of Dyschoriste perrottetii of Desmodium velutinum, seeds en powder, to dilute, VO.
H(033) woman, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, leaves of Dyschoriste perrottetii of Desmodium velutinum, diluted powder, VO.
H(033) woman, powder of roots of Cussonia bancoensis, powder of ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta of Tetrapleura teteraptera of Xylopia aethiopica of Gladiolus psittacinus of seeds of Curculigo pilosa of Piper guineense, VO.
H(033) woman, ripe fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Xylopia aethiopica of Gladiolus psittacinus, seeds of Curculigo pilosa, ONS. Zanthoxylum dinklagei, seeds of Piper guineense, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, powder, VO.
H(036), powder of roots of Cussonia bancoensis of ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, ripe fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Xylopia aethiopica of Gladiolus psittacinus, seeds of Curculigo pilosa, ONS. Sepia officinalis, seeds of Piper guineense, powders, VO.
H(036) swoon, fruit carbonisé of Aframomum, porridge, VO.
H(037), leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(037), ripe fruit pounded of Aframomum, VO.
H(037) pneumonia, leaves of Cassia occidentalis, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(038), stem without leaves of Euphorbia lateriflora, seeds poundede of Cola acuminata of Garcinia kola, fruit pounded of Aframomum melegueta, porridge, VO.
H(046), leaves of Aframomum, decoction (H2O) , décantation, VO. + bath
H(046), whole plant of Hymenocardia acida, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, leaves of Cajanus cajan of Pennisetum purpureum of Crateva religiosa, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Aframomum of Eriosema psoraleoides, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(068), seeds poundedes en powder of Aframomum melegueta, folioles séchées en powder of Cassia alata, porridge, VO.
H(086x), leaves decoction (H2O) Aframomum melegueta, stem without leaves of Pycnanthus angolensis
H(091) accouchement normal, juice leaves of Spondias mombin, juice of seeds of Aframomum melegueta, bath
H(093), leaves and roots of Petiveria alliacea, stems with leaves of Indigofera dendroides, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, roots and stem with leaves of Ageratum conyzoides, whole plant of Peperomia pellucida, stem with leaves of Andropogon gayanus, powders diluteds in alcohol, to wash and scarifications
H(101) ménométrorragie, ripe fruit carbonisé of Aframomum melegueta, VO.
H(101), stem without leaves of Cyperus articulatus, ripe fruit carbonisé of Aframomum melegueta, to dilute, VO.
H(101), leaves carbonised of Diodia scandens , ripe fruit carbonisé of Aframomum melegueta, VO. en cold porridge
H(104), epicarp poundede of Aframomum, porridge, VO.
H(104), roots poundedes of Aframomum melegueta of Aristolochia ringens, porridge, VO.
H(104), seeds poundedes of Aframomum, ONS. of Chlorophora excelsa, VO.
H(108),fruit of Aframomum melegueta, leaves of Ocimum canum, ONS. Sysygium aromaticum, powder, to take snuff
H(108), powder barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, buds en powder of Eugenia aromatica, powder leaves of Ocimum canum, Sysygium aromaticum
H(122), stem without leaves, séchée, powder of Bombax buonopozense, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, seeds séchée en powder of Cola acuminata of Garcinia kola to dilute in milk, VO.
H(187) fontanels, fruit of Aframomum, carbonisé, to dilute in palm oil, local application
H(189) of la conduite, powder leaves of Jatropha curcas, powder of seeds of Aframomum melegueta, scarifications
H(201), psychosis, barks of la underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, pulp du fruit carbonisé of Elaeis guineensis, fruit carbonisé of Aframomum melegueta, VO.
H(201), psychosis, pulp fruit carbonisé of Elaeis guineensis, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta carbonisé, VO.,
H(210x) alcoholisme, powder of fruit of Aframomum to dilute in of l'alcohol, VO. + excréments of porc or of chien
H(210x) tabagisme, fruit pounded of Aframomum, VO. + excréments of porc or of chien
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 03
Author(s) : 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. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
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(004), H(005), H(006), H(008), H(012), H(013), H(018), H(020), H(022), H(027z), H(033), H(034), H(036), H(037), H(028t), H(046), H(051), H(053), H(076), H(077), H(091), H(098), H(099), H(103), H(104), H(111), H(113), H(122), H(126), H(129), H(130), H(157), H(166), H(168), H(187), H(201)
Recipes : H(004), H(111) , leaves of Secamone afzelii of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(004), H(111) , leaves of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(005), leaves of Coccoloba uvifera, Calotroppis procera, Musa sp., Citrus aurantifolia, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(006), leaves of Stereostermum kunthianum, ripe fruit + stems with leaves of Aframomum melegueta, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(006) + H(104) enteritis with ulcer, H(076) stomatitis, H(129), suc leave Euphorbia hirta, powder ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, VO.
H(008), H(077), aerian part of Aristolochia albida of Cassytha filiformis, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, roastede, powder, to dilute H2O, VO.
H(008), H(077), aerian part of Cassytha filiformis, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, roastede, powder, to dilute H2O, VO.
H(008), leaves of Indigofera astragalina, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta
H(012)), pulp leaves of Jatropha curcas, ripe fruit Aframomum melegueta, local application
H(013) skin ulcer, ripe fruit of Ricinus communis of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(013) , stems with leaves of Butyrospermum paradoxum… subs. parkii of Aframomum melegueta, pounded, to dry, powder, scarifications
H(013) , seeds pounded of Aframomum,to dry, powder, scarifications
H(013) , leaves of Monotes kerstingii, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, decoction (H2O) , VO., bath
H(018), seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(018), ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(018), ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, RNS.
H(018), leaves of Ceiba pentandra, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(018), leaves of Cleone viscosa, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, ONS. of Garcinia kola, ONS. of Cola nitida, RNS.
H(018), roots of Eleusine indica, seeds of Aframomum. RNS.
H(018), leaves of Kalanchoe crenata, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(018), leaves of Newbouldia laevis, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(018), barks stem, branch, trunk of Stereospermum kunthianum, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(020), barks underground part of Pavetta crasipes, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, seeds of Monodora myristica, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Piper nigrum, leaves of Ipomoea asarifolia, RNS.
H(020), rhizom of Tacca leontopetaloides, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, Byrsocarpus coccineus, RNS.
H(020), barks underground part of Trichilia emetica, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(020), root of Trichilia emetica, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(022) dystocia, leaves of Helotropium indicum, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, to grind in H2O, drops in eyes
H(022) dystocia, stems with leaves of Ocimum basilicum, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, grindede, to filter, vaginal enema
H(022) dystocia, root of Tapinanthus bangwensis, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, to carbonize, powder, to dilute in H2O, VO.
H(027z), to long pregnancy, leaves of Cissus petiolata, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(033) woman, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, leaves of Cnestis ferruginea, to carbonize, diluted powder, VO.
H(033) woman, barks stem, branch, trunk of Dialium guineense, ONS. of Cola acuminata, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, seeds of Garcinia kola, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(033) woman, barks stem, branch, trunk of Kigelia africana, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta of Cola acuminata, bulb of Allium cepa, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(033) woman, roots of Morinda lucida, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Aframomum melegueta, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(034), powder of roots of Triclisia subcordata of ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, VO.
H(036) swoon, bark of the underground part of Securidaca longipedunculata, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(037), ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, rhizom of Zingiber officinale, RNS.
H(037), leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(037) pneumo, leaves of Cassia occidentalis, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(028t) leucorrhoea, leaves of Jatropha curcas, ripe fruit of Garcinia kola of Aframomum melegueta of Piper guineense of Xylopia aethiopica bulb Allium cepa, diluted powder in milk, VO. + potash
H(046), leaves of Cola milletlenii, roots of Fagara zanthoxyloides, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(051), whole plant of Boerhavia diffusa, Cyperus articulatus, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(051),H(013) skin eruption, leave of Alternanthera repens, seeds of Garcinia kola of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(053) otitis, barks underground part , pulp, juice of Annona senegalensis, pulp seeds, juice of Aframomum melegueta, drops in earss
H(076) stomatitis, H(103) gingivitis,ripe fruit of Hibiscus esculentus of Aframomum melegueta of Abelmoschus esculentus , to carbonize, diluted powder in H2O, VO. + bath
H(076) stomatitis, H(103) gingivitis,ripe fruit of Hibiscus esculentus of Aframomum melegueta of Ocimum gratissimum, to carbonize, diluted powder in H2O, VO. + bath
H(076) stomatitis, H(129), fruit mature of Aframomum melegueta of Xylopia aethiopica, flowers of Ocimum gratissimum, to carbonize, diluted powder in palm oil, local application , VO.
H(076) stomatitis, H(129), , fruit mature of Aframomum melegueta of Xylopia aethiopica, to carbonize, diluted powder in palm oil, local application , VO.
H(091) contre the vieillissement, leaves of Stchytarpheta angustifolia, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(091) drepanocytosis, barks underground part of Swartzia madagascariensis, seeds of Aframomum melgueta, RNS.
H(091) anemia, seeds of Afromomum., RNS.
H(091) anemia, tubercle of Cassytha filiformis, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(099) epilepsy, ripe fruit Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(099) epilepsy, bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(099) epilepsy, leave of Melochia corchorifolia, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(104), leaves young of Securinega virosa, stems with leaves of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(104), aerian part of Aframomum melegueta of Piper guineense of Nicotiana tabacum, maceration, decoction (H2O) in alcohol, filtration, VO. + potash
H(104), bark of the underground part of Aristolochia albida, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, diluted powder, VO.
H(104), leaves of Stereostermum kunthianum, ripe fruit + stems with leaves of Aframomum melegueta, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(104), barks underground part of Afraegle paniculata, barks stem, branch, trunk of Parkia biglobosa, fruit mature of Aframomum melegueta, powders, to dilute, VO.
H(113), bark of the underground part of Ceratotheca sesamoides, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, to dilute H2O, local application
H(122), aerian part of Cissus populnea, seeds of Aframomum melegueta of Garcinia kola, to pound, to dry, to dilute, VO.
H(129), flowers of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Aframomum melegueta, to carbonize, to dilute in palm oil, local application
H(126), leaves young of Daniellia oliveri , ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(126), aerian part of Schrankia leptocarpa, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(130), whole plant of Euphorbia kamerunica, seeds of Garcinia kola, seeds of Cola acuminata, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(157), aerian part of Aframomum melegueta, ONS. Piper guineense of Nicotiana tabacum of Capsicum frutescens, RNS.
H(157), aerian part of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(158), barks underground part of Croton zambezicus, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, diluted powder, VO.
H(166), fruit of Aframomum, RNS.
H(168), H(113), leaves pounded of Daniellia oliveri, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, VO.
H(168), H(113), stem without leaves of Opuntia tuna, ripe fruit Aframomum melegueta, to carbonize, powder, to dilute in palm oil, VO.
H(187) skull, leaves of Daniellia oliveri, ripe fruit Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(187) skull, aerian part of Rhynchelytrum repens, ripe fruit Aframomum melegueta, RNS
H(187) skull, leaves of Trianthena portulacastrum, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, root of Nauclea latifolia, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, root of Rauvolfia vomitora, ripe fruit of Piper guineese, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(201) hallucinations, leaves of Erythrina senegalensis, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(098) disturbed sleep, stems with leaves of Schrankia leptocarpa, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : yiro, yiro guirou (Bariba), atakoun (Fon, Goun, Watchi), atayéé (Yoruba)
Reference HA 05
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(012), H(013), H(018), H(031), H(068), H(091), H(094), H(109), H(124), H(139)
Recipes : H(012), stems with leaves of Aframomum melegueta, Lagenaria siceraria, Dacryodes edulis, Manihot esculenta, Canna indica, Ocimum gratissimum, Imperata cylindrica, decoction (H2O) , massage
H(013) , barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus thonningii, fruit of Aframomum melegueta, decoction (H2O) , VO. + rock salt
H(013) , leaves of Microglossa pyrifolia, fruit of Aframomum melegueta, pulp, local application
H(018), seeds of Monodora myristica of Aframomum melegueta, VO.
H(031), intercostal pain, to grind in of palm oil of leaves of Asystasia gangetica of Cassia occidentalis of Schwenckia americana, seeds Aframomum melegueta, ONS. Pterocarpus soyauxii, massage
H(031), whole plant of Sida cordifolia, seeds Aframomum melegueta, carbonisation, diluted powder in du juice of lemon, scarifications
H(068), barks stem, branch, trunk of Panda oleosa, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, chewing and to swallow only the juice
H(091), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus soyauxii, seeds Aframomum melegueta, to pound, to dilute in palm oil, massage
H(091), seeds Aframomum melegueta, leaves of Ouratea affinis of Hymenocardia ulmoides, VO.
H(091) men, root of Desmodium sp., seeds of Aframomum melegueta, chewing
H(094), leaves of Nauclea latifolia, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, chewing, to swallow the juice
H(109), barks stem, branch, trunk of Xylopia pynaertii, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to chew and to swallow only the juice
H(124), ripe fruit of Buchholzia coriacea, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, chewing and to swallow only the juice
H(139) men, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pausinystalia johimbe, ripe fruit of Cola nitida, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, chewing
H(139) men, barks stem, branch, trunk of Annona senegalensis, seeds of Aframomum melegueta scraped, dryed, chewing
H(139) men, stem without leaves of Penianthus longifolius, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to chew
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : nzo za noungou (Koongo), ndoango ya banganga (Mbôsi), ndongo (Akwa), andou mokouli (Téké), nzan za nougou (Laadi), maniguette (French)
Reference HA 07
Author(s) : 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. Taffame
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(014), H(026), H(031), H(033), H(034), H(051), H(077), H(078), H(094), H(098), H(104), H(109), H(130), H(139), H(157), H(160), H(166), H(170), H(201)
Recipes : H(014), bark of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitora, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, diluted powder in of palm oil, local application
H(026), root of Ehretia cymosa, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, powdereds and diluted, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(026), whole plant of Portulaca quadrifida of Evolvulus alsinoides of Euphorbia hirta, seeds of Aframomum melegueta , to pound, déto dry, to dilute, VO.
H(026), Evolvulus alsinoides, Euphorbia hirta
H(031), stems with leaves of Cissampelos mucronata, leaves of Newbouldia laevis, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, maceration, local application
H(033) woman, seeds of Aframomum melegueta of Pennisetum americanum of Cucurbita maxima, barks underground part of Carissa edulis of Hexalobus monopetalus of Annona senegalensis of Fagara zanthoxyloides, ripe fruit of Piper nigrum of Neorautanenia pseudopachyrhiza, whole plant of Cymbopogon schoenanthus… subsp. proximus, powder, maceration, VO. + beer of milletet
H(034), stems with leaves of Eleusine indica, ripe fruit of Aframomum meleguete, to carbonize, powder, to dilute in du juice of lemon, VO.
H(034), ripe fruit of Aframomum meleguete, to carbonize, powder, to dilute in du juice of lemon, VO.
H(077) woman enceinte, decoction (H2O) roots and leaves of Cassia occidentalis, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, ONS. Garcinia kola, VO.
H(077), Garcinia kola
H(078) léiomyone uterus, root of Ehretia cymosa, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(094), seeds of Theobroma cacao, tubercle of Xanthosoma mafaffa, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, pulp in alcohol, VO.
H(104), barks underground part of Fagara zanthoxyloides, fruit of Aframomum melegueta, to pound and pulvériser, infusion, VO.
H(104), tubercle of Asparagus africanus, ripe fruit of Cola nitida, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, to dilute, local application + blanc d'egg, for the childs application on the head
H(104), Cola nitida
H(109), roots of Lasiosiphon kraussianus, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, scarifications
H(130), epicarp of Blighia sapida, fruit of Aframomum melegueta, carbonisation, to grind, scarifications
H(130), fruit of Aframomum melegueta, stems with leaves of Citrus aurantifolia, to carbonize, to grind, scarifications
H(139), barks underground part of Byrsocarpus coccineus, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, VO.
H(139), root scraped, pilée of Lonchocarpus sericeus, fruit of Aframomum melegueta, maceration, VO.
H(157) associé à H(051) paludism, roots pounded of Eleusine indica, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, VO.
H(160), leaves of Amaranthus lividus, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to grind, to dilute in of alcohol, VO.
H(166), leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, pulp, VO.
H(170), barks stem, branch, trunk of Kigelia africana, rhizom of Zingiber officinale, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(170), Zingiber officinale
H(201), anxiety, leaves juice of Croton zambesicus, seeds grinded of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, roots of Raufolfia vomitora, fruit of Aframomum meleguete, to dry, to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(098) disturbed sleep, leaves of Croton zambesicus, seeds of Aframomum meleguetan, to pound, to filter, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : djomédiag (Moba), bidjakogoro (Akassélem), owlavu (Akposso), abalatchang'aï (Tem), dikambidjumdi (Bassar)
Reference HA 10
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title : Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(031), H(033), H(034), H(045), H(051), H(091), H(139), H(173)
Recipes : H(004) + H(045), leaves of Adiantum vogeli, seeds of Aframomum meleguetai, to pound, local application
H(004) + H(045), leaves of Cyathula prostrata, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to grind, local application
H(013) pruritus, leaves of Cola gigantea... var. glabrescens, seeds of Aframomum melegueta to grind, onction
H(031), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitora of Nephrolepis biserrarta of Baphia nitida, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to grind, onction
H(033) woman, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Setaria chevalieri, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, diluted, to filter, enema, VO.
H(034), young leaves of Syzygium guineense, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to dry, powder, VO.
H(051) + H(091), barks stem, branch, trunk, to scrape and to grind of Lannea nigritana...var pubescens of Aframomum melegueta, onction
H(139), root of Strychnos congolana, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to grind, enema
H(173), leaves of Cassia alata, barks stem, branch, trunk of Blighia unijugata, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, to dilute, enema and onction
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 11
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J.J. Floret , S. Guinko, M. Koumaré, A. M. R. Ahyi, J. Raynal
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Mali. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 291 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(026), H(037), H(082), H(098), H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(026), root deTrichilia emetica of Xeroderris stuhlmannii of Strychnos spinosa , seeds of Aframomum melegueta, diluted powder, VO. + porridge
H(037), roots of Prosopis africana, seeds of Voandzeia subterranea, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, powder, to dilute, VO.
H(037), seeds of Vigna subterranea, seeds of Voandzeia subterranea, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, powder, to dilute, VO.
H(037), seeds of Vigna subterranea, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, powder, to dilute, VO.
H(082), ONS. of Crossopteryx febrifuga, ONS. of Xylopia aethiopica, ONS of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(098) disturbed sleep, root of Cissus populnea, seeds of Canavalia ensiformis, barks stem , rameau, tronc of Securidaca longipedunculata, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, powder, fumigation
H(104), ONS. of Nauclea latifolia, ONS. of Cassia sieberiana, ONS. of Zingiber officinale, ONS of Xylopia aethiopica, ONS of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(139) men, barks underground part of Hymenocardia acida, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, powder, VO.
H(139) male, barks stem, branch, trunk of Strychnos spinosa, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, powder, VO. + salt
H(139), barks underground part of Gardenia triacantha, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, powder, VO. + rock salt and with meat grillée for the mens
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : niamako bara (Bambara), maniguette (local French)
Reference HA 1k
Author(s) : Ainslie, J.R.
Title : A list of plants used in native medicine in Nigeria. Imperial Forestry Institute.University of Oxford, Institute Paper, n° 7, (1937)
Symptoms : H(006), H(104), H(006), H(008), H(013), H(018), H(020), H(100), H(101), H(139)
Recipes : H(100) gono., leaves decoction (H2O) , RNS.
H(101), seeds, RNS.
H(006) + H(104), H(008)decoction (H2O) roots, RNS.
H(018), aphrodisiac, ONS., RNS.
H(018), chewed seeds
H(013) , seeds powder on tumor , abscess etc
H(020), dry roots small dosis on snake bite
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : oburu-duru, oburo, oburu, atare
Reference HA 21
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, P. Chibon, H. de Vecchy, E. Duboze, J. Eymé, J.- N. Gassita, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, M. Le Bras, I. Mourambou, E. Mve - Mengome, M. - G. Nguéma, J. - B. Ollome, P. Posso, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Gabon. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 294 p., (1984) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(158)
Recipes : H(158), pounded roots Aframomum melegueta, Brillantaisia patula, ripe fruit Citrus limon, decoction (H2O) , enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 38
Author(s) : Ajibesin, K.ola K., Benjamin.E. Ekpo, Danladi N. Bala, Etienne E. Essien, Saburi A. Adesanya
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 387-408, (2008)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough,H(037) chest pain, fruit of Aframomum melegueta, chewed + sometimes with fruits of Garcinia cola
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : ntenibok (Ibibio)
Reference HA 39
Author(s) : Abo, K. A., A.A. Fred-Jaiyesimi, A.E.A. Jaiyessimi
Title : Ethnobotanical studies of medicinal plants used in the management of diabetes mellitus in South Western Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 67- 71, (2008)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 3) diabetes, truit tincture of Vernonia amygdalina, VO. (cure during 1 to 6 months)
Region : West Africa
Country : South Western Nigeria
Vernacular name : atare, grains of paradise (local English)
Reference HA 40
Author(s) : Agyare, C. , A. Asase, M. Lechtenberg, M. Niehues, A. Deters, A. Hensl
Title : An Ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro confirmation of ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants used for wound healing in Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma area, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 125, pp. 393- 403, (2009)
Symptoms : H(012), H(013), H(076)
Recipes : H(012) fractures,H(013) boils,H(013) skin rashes, H(076) mouth sores, decoction of powder of dried seeds of Aframomum melegueta, (gargle
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : famwisa (Asante-Twi)
Reference HA 44
Author(s) : Ashidi, J.S. , P.J. Houghton, P.J. Hylands, T. Efferth
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and cytotoxicity testing of plants of South-western Nigeria used to treat cancer, with isolation of cytotoxic constituents from Cajanus cajan Millsp. leaves Journal of Ethnopharmacology 128, 501–512 (2010)
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, fruiting shoot of Aframomum melegueta, poultice and as topic
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : ata-ire (Yoruba)
Reference HA 47
Author(s) : Abondo, A., F. Mbenkum & D. Thomas
Title : Ethnobotany and the medicinal plants of the Korup rainforest project area, Cameroon in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms : H(043)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, barks of Scyphocephalim mannii with Aframonum melegueta fruits mashed as enema
H(033) female infertility, barks of Musanga cecropioides of Aframonum melegueta mashed as enema
H(043) tetanus, mashed leaves of Anthonotha macrophylla with Aframomum melegueta rubbed into cuts in jam to release muscle
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 51
Author(s) : Adetutu, A. , W. A. Morgan, O., Corcorana
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro evaluation of wound-healing plants used in South-western Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 137, 50– 56 (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002406
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004, 4) wound, the fruit of Aframomum melegueta is ground and mixed with palm oil and used as paste to treat wound
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : ata-ire (Yoruba)
Reference HA 54
Author(s) : 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(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomachache, decoction of fruit of Aframomum melegueta, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : ataku (Fon)
Reference HB 03
Author(s) : Bokdam, J. & A.F. Droogers
Title : Contribution à l'étude ethnobotanique des Wagenia de Kisangani, Zaïre. Meded.Landbouwhogeschool, Wageningen (Pays-Bas), 75, 19, 74 p., (1975)
Symptoms : H(006), H(168)
Recipes : H(006), H(168),dried seeds of Aframomum melegueta, pounded, delayed, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : 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(104)
Recipes : H(104) gastralgia, to chew the seeds of Aframomum melegueta
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Cuanza Norte, Golungo Alto, Dembos, Luanda)
Vernacular name : ndongo ia kongo, ndungu ia kongo, ndongua ia kongo, iasasama, iaxixima mukanu (Kimbundu), dongos do Congo (Portuguese)
Reference HB 30a
Author(s) : Betti, J. L.
Title : Medicinal plants sold in Yaoundé markets, Cameroon. African Study Monographs, 23 (2) : 47-64, June 2002
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) male sexual impotence, fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Yaounde markets)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 33
Author(s) : 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(018), H(189)
Recipes : H(018) headache, H(109, f) backache, the leaflets (a handful) of Daniellia oliveri, are ground along with seven (traditional belief) alligator-pepper seeds (Aframomum melegueta) the powder is rubbed on the affected part after seven (traditional belief) incisions have been made.
H(109, f) backache, H(189) body pain, ne or two handfuls of the young fresh leaves of Cissus quadrangularis are ground with nine (traditional belief) seeds of alligator pepper (Aframomum melegueta) for females (seven for males) and mixed with shea butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum) to prepare an ointment; the ointment is then used to massage the affected part of the body in the evening or just before going to bed.
Region : West Africa
Country : Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors