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Official name : Boscia angustifolia A. Rich.
Family : Capparaceae

31 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 00
Author(s) : Adam, J.G., N. Echard & M. Lescot
Title : Plantes médicinales Hausa de l'Ader (République du Niger). Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 19, 259 - 399, (1972)
Symptoms : H(003), H(100)
Recipes : H(003)legs and feets, ONS., RNS.
H(100) gono., roots Boscia angustifolia + Securinega virosa + Combretum micranthum , maceration + natron , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : ballakani
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(051)
Recipes : H(051), barks, twig, stem, trunk of Boscia angustifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : hasou (Dendi)
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(037), H(038)
Recipes : H(037), barks stem, branch, trunk of Boscia angustifolia, to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(038), barks stem, branch, trunk of Boscia angustifolia, powder, to dilute, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : agahini (Hausa), hasu (Zarma)
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(051)
Recipes : H(051), bark dried in the sun and crushed, decoction (H2O) + 100 cl H2O, application on the body with moderate temperature + VO. (3 pinched for the man, 4 for the woman) 1 X / day during 1 day
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : farin moro
Reference HD 18
Author(s) : Diallo, D., B.S. Paulsen, B. Hvemm
Title : Production of traditional medicine: preparations accepted as medicines in Mali. In: Hostettmann, K., Cjhinyanganya, F., Maillard, M., Wolfender, J.-L. (Eds.), Chemistry, Biological and Pharmacological Properties of African Medicinal Plants. University of Zimbabwe Publications, Harare, pp. 235–241. (1996 ) Résultats extraits de "Evaluation of medicinal plants from Mali for their in vitro and in vivo trypanocidal activity: N. Bizimana, U.Tietjen, K-H Zessin, D. Diallo, C. Djibril, M. F. Melzig, P-H Clausen; Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume103, pp.350–356 (2006)
Symptoms : H(054)
Recipes : H(054) trypanosomiasis, stem bark, twigs, leaves of Boscia angustifolia, powder, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : berecé (Bambara)
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(003)
Recipes : H(003) swellings, paste of barks of Boscia angustifolia, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Sudan (West Kordofan)
Vernacular name : shara bieda
Reference HF 1k
Author(s) : Ferry, M.P. , M. Gessain & R. Gessain
Title : Ethnobotanique Tenda. Documents du Centre de recherches anthropologiques du Musée de l'Homme.Laboratoire associé au Centre national de la recherche scientifique, 180 p., (1 mai 1974)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), crushed barks, wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (region between the towns of Kedougou et Yukunkun)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 21
Author(s) : Ould Mohamed vall Hmeyada, A.
Title : Contribution to study of the medicinal plants of Mauritania Ann. Univ. Lomé (Togo), 2009, série Sciences, Tome XVII : 9-27
Symptoms : H(005), H(008), H(056), H(068), H(113), H(126)
Recipes : H(005) edema, H(008) dysentery, H(056) Guinea worms, H(068) bilharzia, H(113) joint pain, H(126) icterus, symptoms treated by Boscia angustifolia, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania
Vernacular name : not registered by the author
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(001), H(005), H(018), H(102), H(109)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Boscia angustifolia, to dry, to carbonize, fumigation
H(005) foot, pulp leaves of Boscia., local application
H(018), H(109), barks stem, branch, trunk of Boscia, RNS., VO.
H(102), leaves of Boscia., RNS., 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 (1964) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1964_num_11_10_2785 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, 543 - 599, (1964) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1964_num_11_12_2795
Symptoms : H(001), H(115)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, H(115) neuralgia, fumigation of dried barks of Boscia angustifolia burned on charcoal
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kiréwi, tirey (Peul)
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, bark, decoction (H2O) , VO., 3 x 1day
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : msingesa (Gogo)
Reference HK 51
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Les plantes médicinales, toxiques et magiques des Niominka et des Socé des Iles du Saloum (Sénégal) Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 279 - 334 (1964)
Symptoms : H(102)
Recipes : H(102), leaves of Boscia angustifolia auraient des propriétés cholagogues, (RNS) (receipt Niominka)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Saloun island)
Vernacular name : issouss, souss, diamba diamban (Niominka)
Reference HK 78
Author(s) : Kidane, L. , G, Gebremedhin & T, Beyene
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Ganta Afeshum District, Eastern Zone of Tigray, Northern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,14:64 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0266-z
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) evil spirit, dry and fresh bark of Boscia angustifolia is cut and ties on body.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia, Eastern Zone of Tigray
Vernacular name : kermed (Tigrigna)
Reference HK 87
Author(s) : Kigen, G. , Z. Kamuren, E. Njiru, B. Wanjohi & W. Kipkore
Title : Ethnomedical survey of the plants used by traditional healers in Narok County, Kenya Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine Volume 2019, Article ID 8976937, 8 pages + supplement https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/8976937
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : Vb(051) cattle fever, pounded leaves of Boscia angustifolia
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Narok County)
Vernacular name : oloireroi (Maa name)
Reference HK 87
Author(s) : Kigen, G. , Z. Kamuren, E. Njiru, B. Wanjohi & W. Kipkore
Title : Ethnomedical survey of the plants used by traditional healers in Narok County, Kenya Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine Volume 2019, Article ID 8976937, 8 pages + supplement https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/8976937
Symptoms : H(028z)
Recipes : H(028z) gynaecological disorders, barks of Boscia angustifolia crushed & mixed with water
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Narok County)
Vernacular name : oloireroi (Maa name)
Reference HM 31
Author(s) : Maregesi, S. M., O.D. Ngassapa, L. Pieters, A.J. Vlietinck
Title : Ethnopharmacological suvey of the Bunda district, Tanzania: Plants used to treat infectious diseases. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 113, pp. 457 - 470 (2007)
Symptoms : H(008), H(053), H(101)
Recipes : H(008, 5) dysentery, H(053) mumps, H(101) veneral diseases, stem barks of Boscia angustifolia are boiled in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Bunda district)
Vernacular name : lisingisi (Jita)
Reference HM 33
Author(s) : Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title : Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms : H(008), H(018), H(068), H(078), H(102), H(113), H(115), H(139), H(179)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, powder trunks barks of Boscia angustifolia, en potion, VO.
H(018) cephalgy, H(115) neuralgia, H(179) kidney diseases, decoction trunks barks of Boscia., VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, H(100) blennorrage, powder trunks barks of Boscia angustifolia of Sterculia setigera, Boscia angustifolia, VO.
H(078) uterus tumour, powder barks of Boscia angustifolia of leaves of Combretum nigricans, RNS.
H(102) cholagogue, decoction of leaves and twigs of Boscia, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, pounded barks of Boscia senegalensis of Boscia angustifolia of Securidaca longipedunculata, pounded in H2O, RNS.
H(139) sexual incapacity, roots powder of Boscia angustifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : cèkoroninkolo, kesebere, berejè (Bambara), nose, tutigi (Malinke), tegelena (Minyanka) (Senoufo), nubowewe (Bwa), sel'pili, selem pilu (Dogon)
Reference HM 38
Author(s) : Muthaura, C.N. , G.M. Rukunga, S.C. Chhabra, G.M. Mungai & E.N.M. Njagi
Title : Traditional phytotherapy of some remedies used in treatment of malaria in Meru district of Kenya. South African Journal of Botany , Volume 73, Issue 3, Pages 402-411 (2007)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction, hot water extract of stems barks of Boscia angustifolia , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Meru district, Gatunga region)
Vernacular name : murure
Reference HN 56
Author(s) : Nankaya J., N. Gichuki, C. Lukhoba & Henrik Balslev
Title : Medicinal Plants of the Maasai of Kenya: A Review Plants 2020, 9, 44; doi:10.3390/plants9010044 www.mdpi.com/journal/plants
Symptoms : H(008), H(055), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(055) induce vomiting, H(068) anthelmintic, H(104) stomachache, decoction of leaf, bark of Boscia angustifolia, RNS.
(this plant has been mentioned 5 times)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HO 11
Author(s) : Otieno, J. N., K. M. M. Hosea, H. V. Lyaruu & R. L. A. Mahunnah.
Title : Multi-Plant or Single-Plant extracts, whichs is the most effective for local healing in Tanzania? African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 5 (2): 165 - 172, (2008)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) amoebic dysentery, principaly roots extracts of Cissus rotundifolia, Vernonia sp, Boscia angustifolia, Kigelia africana, Cyphostemma orondo, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (people in Lake Victoria basin)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors