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Official name : Anacardium occidentale L.
Family : Anacardiaceae

62 reference(s) related to this plant

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(098)
Recipes : H(098), barks stem, branch, trunk of Terminalia glaucescens of Nauclea latifolia of Ricinodendron heudelotti of Vitex diniana of Ekerbergia senegalensis of Pterocarpus erinaceus of Bridelia ferruginea , of Anacardium occidentale, roots of Phyllanthus muellerinus decoction (H2O) , VO.
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(013), H(037), H(046), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(013) ulcer, barks stem, branch, trunk of Anacardium occidentale, RNS.
H(037), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anacardium occidentale, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Monodora myristica, RNS.
H(037), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anacardium occidentale, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, leaves of Annona muricata, RNS.
H(046), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anacardium occidentale, RNS.
H(046) chicken-pox, stems with leaves of Schwenckia americana, roots of Anacardium occidentale, RNS.
H(151), leaves of Anacardium occidentale, decoction (H2O) ,VO.
H(171) sugared, leaves of Anacardium., RNS.
H(171) sugared, roots and leaves of Lantana camara, roots of Anacardium occidentale, roots of Mangifera indica, roots of Olax subscorpioidea, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : kandju (Fon, Goum, 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(037), H(082)
Recipes : H(038), H(104) gastritis, barks from stems, twigs, trunk, infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : pomme cajou (French)
Reference HA 08
Author(s) : 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(068), H(103)
Recipes : H(068) helminthiasis, decoction (H2O) Anacardium occidentale leaves, VO.
H(103), decoction (H2O) Anacardium occidentale leaves, mouth wash
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : mani ya mbibo (Great Comoros, Anjouan island), mbotza (Mohéli island), pomme cajou (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(013), H(161)
Recipes : H(161) warts,H(013) ulcers, keratitis, juice, strong blistering agent. (This plant was introduced at the beginning of century, little known)
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : kaju (yor), kadinnia (hausa), kanju (Hausa, kanuri)
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of barks of Anacardium occidentale, VO., 2 X / day till recovery
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : cashew (Ibibio)
Reference HA 42
Author(s) : 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(094)
Recipes : H(094) bark of Anacardium occidentale is used to make soothing solution for hemorrhoids.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name : kazuwa (Kikongo)
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(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, take a few pieces of bark of Anacardium occidentalis and wash. To dry for a few days in the sun. Then pound the bark until you get powder. Put 10 g of powder in 2 liters of H2O and wait 30 minutes, filter, collect 1.5 liters.filter, recollect 1,5 litre VO. some bamboo glass, 2 times per day (morning and evening). VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Bangui)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 02
Author(s) : 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(045), H(091), H(102), H(171)
Recipes : H(045) antiseptique, ONS. of Anacardium occidentale, RNS., balm
H(171) diabète sucré, internal barks stem, branch, trunk of Anacardium., RNS.
H(091), ONS., RNS. of Anacardium, rise of vitamin C
H(102), oil from Anacardium., VO., (huile medicinal oil, from pression of Anacardium almond)
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : mabibo
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : 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(038), H(137)
Recipes : H(038), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anacardium occidentale, infusion, VO.
H(137) pelvis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Anacardium occidentale of Manilkara welwittschii, decoction (H2O) , VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 34
Author(s) : Baldé, NM., A. Youla, MD. Baldé, A. Kaké, MM. Diallo, MA. Baldé, D. Maugendre
Title : Herbal medicine and treatment of diabetes in Africa: an example from Guinea. Diabetes Metab 32, pp. 171-175 (2006)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 5), leaves, fruits, barks of Anacardium occidentale, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : 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, almond of Anacardium occidentale
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : cajueiro (Portuguese)
Reference HB 3k
Author(s) : Bost, R.
Title : Pharmacopée malgache. Mémoire de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar, série B, Tome 10, Fasc. 2, 159 - 234, (1961)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171)diab, leaves decoction (H2O) , RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : diab
Reference HB 43
Author(s) : Blench, R.
Title : Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), fruit of Anacardium occidentale, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name : àntírìnyà (Dagomba)
Reference HB 43
Author(s) : Blench, R.
Title : Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), fruit of Anacardium occidentale, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name : àntírìnyà (Dagomba)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(037), H(169)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves, roots of Anacardium occidentale macerated in H2O, VO.
H(169) hernia, leaves, roots of Anacardium occidentale macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mukejhu, caju (Chindau)
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Symptoms : H(095), H(203)
Recipes : H(095), edible seed of Anacardium occidentale (cashew).
H(095) false fruit ("apple") may enter into the composition of jams and fermented beverages (AUBREVILLE, 50)
H(203) whole plant: recommended for reforestation of coastal dunes (HA 99 Aubréville 1959 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : yalagué porto.(Poular), pommier cajou (French)
Reference HE 02
Author(s) : Etkin, N.L.
Title : A Hausa herbal pharmacopoeia: biomedical evaluation of commonly used plant medicines. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 4, pp. 75- 98, (1981) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7253680
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), toothache, gum disorders, nuts chewed
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (North) (Hausa)
Vernacular name : kanju (Hausa), cashew (English)
Reference HE 14
Author(s) : Etuk ,E. U. , M. O. Ugwah, O. P. Ajagbonna & P. A. Onyeyili
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and preliminary evaluation of medicinal plants with antidiarrhoea properties in Sokoto state, Nigeria Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 3(10), pp. 763-766, October, (2009)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008, 4) diarrhoea, leaves of Anacadium occientale, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Sokoto state)
Vernacular name : cashew (local English), kanjuu (Hausa)
Reference HE 15
Author(s) : Ekué, M. R.M., B. Sinsin, O. Eyog-Matig, R. Finkeldey
Title : Uses, traditional management, perception of variation and preferences in ackee (Blighia sapida K.D. Koenig)) ruit traits in Benin: implications for domestication and conservation Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 6:12 (2010)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) whitlow incinerate a mix of ackee seeds + cashew nuts (Anacardium occidentale). Add palm oil to the ashes, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors