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Official name : Blepharis linariifolia Pers.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Blepharis hirta Hochst. ex Nees

16 reference(s) related to this plant

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(006), H(022), H(087), H(100)
Recipes : H(006), leaves of Blepharis linarifolia of Evolvulus alsinoides, decoction (H2O) (H2O), VO.
H(022), whole plant of Blepharis linariifolia, powder, to dilute, VO.
H(087) whitlow, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, leaves of Acacia albida, aerian part of Blepharis linarifolia, to pound, local application
H(100) syph., whole plant, to carbonize, local application + cow butter
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : barkari si goudji (Zarma)
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(037), H(126)
Recipes : H(037),H(037) tuberculosis, green plant boiled in goat bone soup and used as medicine for (tubercurosis) and chestpain.
H(126), whole dried plant soaked in water for "ndiss" (hepatitis)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : lmarak (Dorobo (Suiei))
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : 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(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphilis, infusion, ONS of Blepharis linariifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 68
Author(s) : Baggnian, I., Abdou, L, Yameogo, J. T, Moussa, I., Adam, T.
Title : Étude ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues sur les marchés du centre ouest du Niger. Journal of Applied Biosciences 132: 13392- 13403 (2018)
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, whole plant of Blepharis linariifolia powder, massage
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger (center west)
Vernacular name : may kaba, fasa kaba (Haoussa)
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(162)
Recipes : H(162) urine retention, decoction of the whole plant of Blepharis linariifolia
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Sudan (West Kordofan)
Vernacular name : el bigiel
Reference HE 12
Author(s) : El-Kamali, H. H.
Title : Ethnopharmacology of Medicinal Plants used in North Kordofan (Western Sudan) Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 89-97. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/sudan.htm
Symptoms : H(038), H(104)
Recipes : H(104, 1,8 %) stomach pain, H(038, 1,8 %) urinary disorders (kiddney stone), decoction of fruit of Blepharis linariifolia, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : begheil.
Reference HH 4k
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 1: Plants of the Chamus (Kenya).104 p., Band 6, (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(046), H(143)
Recipes : H(046), H(143) smallpox, measles; pound whole plant, soak in water, wash children suffering from smallpox or measles, or boil root, inhale steam
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Chamu)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HI 06
Author(s) : Inngjerdingen, K., C. S. Nergard, D. Diallo, P. P. Mounkoro, B. S. Paulsen
Title : An ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for wound healing in Dogonland, Mali, West Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume 92, pp. 233 - 244 (2004) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874104000832
Symptoms : H(004), H(053)
Recipes : H(004) all kinds of wounds, aerian parts of Blepharis linariifolia, decoction is used as a wash and powder of the dried plant is applied
H(053) otitis (sugulujim), powder of seeds of Blepharis linariifolia is mixed with oil seeds of Lannea microcarpa or Sesamum indicum, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : yaanso, yawotanjomolo
Reference HI 13
Author(s) : Issa T O , Y S Mohamed, S Yagi, R H Ahmed, T M Najeeb, A M Makhawi and T O Khider
Title : Ethnobotanical investigation on medicinal plants in Algoz area (South Kordofan), Sudan Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:31 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0230-y
Symptoms : H(004), H(091), H(103), H(113), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(004) wound, aerial part of Blepharis linariifolia, powder sprinkled in wound
H(091) tonic, H(113) kidney disorder, aerial part, maceration, VO.
H(103) toothaches, filling tooth cavity with powder of aerial part
H(151) hypertension, H(171) diabetes, aerial part, maceration or infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (South Kordofan)
Vernacular name : bagail
Reference HK 22
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & A. Bouquet
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques de la Côte-d'Ivoire - Haute-Volta.Mission d'étude de la pharmacopée indigène en A.O.F. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 300 p., (1950)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syph, decoction of the whole plant, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : wiwintin wilinwitin (Mossi)
Reference HS 12a
Author(s) : Samuelsson G., M. H. Faraha, Per Claeson, M. Hagos, M. Thulin, O. Hedberg, A. M. Warfa, A. O. Hassan, A. H. Elmi , A. D. Abdurahman, A. S. Elmi, Y. A. Abdie & M. H. Alin
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Somalia. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Chenopodiaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 35, pp. 25 - 63, (1991)
Symptoms : H(038), H(111)
Recipes : H(038), urogenital infection, H(111), skin burns, fresh or dried whole plant, powdered, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Somalia
Vernacular name : yamaarug
Reference HW 53
Author(s) : Wezel, A.
Title : Plantes médicinales et leur utilisation traditionnelle chez les paysans au Niger Etudes flor.vég. Burkina Faso 6, 9-18 Frankfurt/Ouagadougou August/Août 2002
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pain; organs of Blepharis linariifolia branch, RNS. (recipes collected from female healers)
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference VB 01
Author(s) : Bâ, A.S.
Title : L'art vétérinaire en milieu traditionnel africain. Agence de Coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), 136 p., (1994) and THESE, présentée et soutenue publiquement le 7 juillet 1982 devant la Faculté de Médecine et de Pharmacie de Dakar pour obtenir le grade de Docteur Vétérinaire (Diplôme d'Etat)
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) , ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : giirngal
Reference VC 09a
Author(s) : Curasson, M.G. VU
Title : Arbre, arbustes, buissons et fourrages spontanés divers en régions tropicales et subtropicales.Revue d' élevage et de médecine vétérinaire des pays tropicaux, Tome 5 (nouvelle série) n° 4, 213 - 222, 1951 - 1952
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vch(095) Blepharis linariifolia, exellent fodder for the camel
Region : Zone soudanaise
Country : Sudanese zone
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VS 05
Author(s) : Shun Sato
Title : Pastoral movements and the subsistence unit of the rendille of Northern Kenya: with special reference to camel ecology. Senri Ethnological Studies, n° 6, (1980 )
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : V(002), ONS., RNS., give a better flavour
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VW 05
Author(s) : Wanyama, J.B.
Title : Ethnoveterinary knowledge and practices among the Samburu people: A case study. Ethnoveterinary medicine. Alternatives for livestock development. Proceedings of an international conference held in Pune, India, 4 - 6 november 1997.BAIF Development research foundation, Pune, India, 88 - 98, (1999)
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : V(030, 3), ONS., RNS. Plant used for cattle, camels, donkeys, sheeps, goats
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu region)
Vernacular name : imaraga