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Official name : Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Capparaceae

47 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference B11 Nord
Author(s) : Bernus, E.
Title : L'arbre et le nomade Journal d'agriculture traditionnelle et de botanique appliquée, 26ᵉannée, bulletin n°2, Avril-juin 1979. pp. 103-128; https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0183-5173_1979_num_26_2_3793
Symptoms : H(045), H(068), H(095)
Recipes : H(045) the soft bark of Boscia senegalensis is introduced into the muddy water collected in the pools during the rainy season to bring down the clay; clear water left on the surface can then be used
H(068) vermifuge, H(100) certain venereal diseases, infused roots and powdered Boscia senegalensis leaves mixed with milk, VO.. .
H(095) the ripe fruit of Boscia senegalensis is eaten fresh; we suck the sweet juice. Ripe fruit juice is often collected in skins. Once the juice is disgorged it gives a liquid that is boiled. The sipper obtained "tariwat" is mixed with the "boule" "aghajera", a liquid dish made from raw millet and curdled milk..
H(095) in times of scarcity, the abandoned cores are harvested or the still green fruits are picked and they are burned on the ground with dry straw to burst them. and extract the almonds, which will be boiled several times. Almonds are reduced to flour and serve as a substitute for cereals.
Region : West Africa
Country : Sahel
Vernacular name : tadant (Touareg)
Reference B11 Nord
Author(s) : Bernus, E.
Title : L'arbre et le nomade Journal d'agriculture traditionnelle et de botanique appliquée, 26ᵉannée, bulletin n°2, Avril-juin 1979. pp. 103-128; https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0183-5173_1979_num_26_2_3793
Symptoms : V(004), V(015z), V(051), V(054)
Recipes : Vch(004) wounds, green fruit of Boscia senegalensis, bark of Maerua crassifolia and millet grains are poundes and the mixture applied to wounds
Vch(015z) «belly blood» (azeni n tadist), give a decoction made from dried leaves, crushed, mixed with water and cow's milk
Vch(051) fever, the camel receives crushed leaves of Boscia senegalensis mixed with salt in water
Vch(054) trypanosomiasis, mixture of leaves of Boscia senegalensis and crushed tobacco, mixed with sheep's urine.
Region : West Africa
Country : Sahel
Vernacular name : tadant (Touareg)
Reference B12 Nord
Author(s) : Bernus, E.
Title : Maladies humaines et animales chez les Touaregs sahéliens Journal de la Société des Africanistes, tome 39, fascicule 1. pp. 111-138; (1969) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jafr_0037-9166_1969_num_39_1_1444
Symptoms : V(004), V(008x), V(014)
Recipes : Vch(004) plaie"tafade" sore, still green Boscia senegalensis fruit, tree bark Maerua crassifolia and millet (Digitaria sp.) all crushed and applied to the wound. On the affected parts of the saddle fire points are applied.
Vch(008x) bloody diarrhea due to the absorption of too many pods of Acacia flava or Acacia raddiana. Have the camel drink a decoction of crushed leaves of Boscia senegalensis mixed with water and cow's milk
Vch(014) mange "ajgwud" (kills many animals), decoction of crushed leaves of Boscia senegalensis, which is joined to a mixture of bones and hair. The grass stem Cymbopogon schoenanthus is reduced to ashes to obtain a black powder usually mixed with the quid. Let it sit for six days. On the seventh day the hair remaining on the skin of the sick camel is scratched, and this mixture, called kadra, is applied.
Vch(051) fever "tenedé" sometimes in the hot season. A mixture of crushed leaves is made to drink with salt and water
Vch(054) sleeping sickness "manshash" pound tobacco, leaves Boscia senegalensis + sheep's urine.. Let the decoction stand overnight. The next morning, the residues are removed and the liquid is introduced into the nostrils of the sick animal
Region : West Africa
Country : Sahel
Vernacular name : tadant (Touareg)
Reference H1 Nord
Author(s) : Hammiche, H. & K. Maiza
Title : Traditional medicine in Central Sahara: Pharmacopoeia of Tassili N’ajjer. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 105, pp. 358-367 (2006) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874105007981
Symptoms : H(008x), H(051), H(113)
Recipes : H(008x) diarrhoea with blood, H(051) fever, H(113) aching bones and joints, leaves of Boscia octandra decoction, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : tadant (Tamahaq)
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(014), H(051), H(091), H(143), H(201)
Recipes : H(051), Piliostigma reticulatum , fresh leaves, powder, maceration, V.O. + H2O
H(091), Securidaca longipedunculata + Pergularia tomentosa + Stereospermum kunthianum + Feretia apodanthera + Annona senegalensis + Securinega virosa + Ziziphus mauritiana + Acacia seyal + Boscia senegalensis + Cassia sieberiana, roots, maceration, V.O., or + milk or + poridge of millet
H(143), Acacia macrostachya , Annona senegalensis + Securidaca longipedunculata + Stereospermum kunthianum + Boscia senegalensis + Bauhinia rufescens + Ziziphus mauritiana + Dichrostachys glomerata + Tephrosia platycarpa , roots, powder, macereationV.O. duringt 1 week
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : anza
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(091), H(113), H(139)
Recipes : H(091), aerian part of Boscia senegalensis, decoction, VO.
H(113), aerian part of Boscia senegalensis, to dry, powder, to dilute, VO.
H(139) sexual asthenia male, roots of Boscia senegalensis,powder, VO. + rock salt + powder from a grinded penis of he-goat
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : anza (Hausa), orha (Zarma), gigilé (Peuhl), taedaent (Tamacheck), bullu (Beriberi)
Reference HA 45
Author(s) : Ahua, K. M., J-R. Ioset, D. Diallo, J. Mauël, K. Hostettmann
Title : Antileishmanial activities associated with plants used in the Malian traditional medicine Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 110, pp. 99- 104, (2007)
Symptoms : H(018), H(104)
Recipes : H(018) headache, H(104) intestinal disorders, decoction of trunk bark of Boscia senegalensis, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mali (Medine market)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 62
Author(s) : Ag Sidj'lene, E.
Title : Des arbres et des arbustes spontanés de l'Adrar des Iforas (Mali) Étude ethnolinguistique et ethnobotanique, 138p. (1996) Orstom éditions:209-213, rue LaFayette, 75480 Paris cedex10 ISBN Orstom2-7099-1325-9
Symptoms : V(108)
Recipes : V(108) leaves of Boscia senegalensis are used to treat colds of small livestock (sheep, goats).
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (lregion of Adrar of Iforas)
Vernacular name : tadhant (plur. tidhan)
Reference HA 62
Author(s) : Ag Sidj'lene, E.
Title : Des arbres et des arbustes spontanés de l'Adrar des Iforas (Mali) Étude ethnolinguistique et ethnobotanique, 138p. (1996) Orstom éditions:209-213, rue LaFayette, 75480 Paris cedex10 ISBN Orstom2-7099-1325-9
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) the juice of "tament" (ripe sweet and syrupy fruit from Boscia senegalensis) alone or with curd, gives a sugary sweetened drinkconsumed in large quantities can cause drunkenness; its fruits play an important role in the human diet in period of scarcity,despite their bitter taste and the long preparation they require.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (lregion of Adrar of Iforas)
Vernacular name : tadhant (plur. tidhan)
Reference HB 09
Author(s) : Baumer, M.C.
Title : Étude et dossiers: catalogue des plantes utiles du Kordofan (Rép. du Soudan) particulièrement du point de vue pastoral. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 22, 4 - 5 - 6, 81 - 118, (1975)
Symptoms : H(001), H(100)
Recipes : H(001), wash the eyes , leaves infusion
H(100), feaves infusion, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (Fulani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 18
Author(s) : Boury, N.J.
Title : Végétaux utilisés dans la médecine africaine dans la région de Richard-Toll (Sénégal).dans: Adam, J., Les plantes utiles en Afrique occidentale. Notes Africaines, 93, 14 - 16 (1962)
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(068), leaves + millet flour, boiled, VO., in the morning on an empty stomach
H(094), leaves Boscia senegalensis, Salvadora persica , powder, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Richard-Toll region)
Vernacular name : n'diandam
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(015)
Recipes : H(015) erythrocyte , roots of Boscia senegalensis in decoction or broth, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger (center west)
Vernacular name : anza (Haoussa)
Reference HC 55
Author(s) : Cisse, A, M Gueye, A. Ka, F. Ndiaye, S. Koma, L.E. Akpo
Title : Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales chez les bergers peuls de Widou Thiengoly de la commune de Téssékéré (Ferlo-Nord Sénégal). Journal of Applied Biosciences 98 (2016)
Symptoms : H(006), H(051), H(068), H(094), H(104), H(179)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(006) cleans the belly, H(051) paludism, H(068) worms, H(094) hemorrhoids, H(104) stomach aches, H(179) kidney problem, leaves of Boscia senegalensis, RNS. (medicinal species sometimes used in combination with other species)
Region : West Africa
Country : Sengal (Ferlo-North)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
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(013), H(037)
Recipes : H(013) head pustules,H(037) cough,leaves decoction of Boscia senegalensis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Sudan (West Kordofan)
Vernacular name : mikheit
Reference HE 2k
Author(s) : El Ghazali, G. E. B. , M.S. El Tohami & A.A.B. El Egami
Title : Medicinal plants of the Sudan.Part 3 : Medicinal plants of the White Nile Provinces. Medicinal and aromatic plants institute.National council for research, Khartoum, 11 6 p., (Augustus 1994)
Symptoms : H(100), H(113), H(162)
Recipes : H(100) gono., H(191), roots, powder + milk
H(113), leaves, powder + sesam oil
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (White Nil provinces)
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 senegalensis , ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania
Vernacular name : not registered by the author
Reference HI 15
Author(s) : Inngjerdingen K., C. S. Nergård, D. Diallo, P. P. Mounkoro, B. Paulsen
Title : An ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for wound healing in Dogonland, Mali, West Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 92, 233–244 (2004) doi:10.1016/j.jep.2004.02.021
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) internal wounds caused by Bilharzia “ngirkisé". A decoction of roots of Boscia senegalensis is used as a steam bath and drunk (information colected in the village of Ama)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : élél "tomoso (Ama)
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(013), H(051), H(068), H(102), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(013) ocular pruritusus, H(068) bilharziosis, leaves of Boscia senegalensis, powder, decoction (H2O), drops in eyes
H(104), roots, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Boscia senegalensis, roots of Securinega virosa, leaves of Adansonia digitata, RNS., VO.
H(104), leaves of Boscia senegalensis of Cadaba farinosa of Maerua angolensis of Guiera senegalensis of Combretum glutinosum, to dry, powder, to dilute in milk, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, articular pain, roots of Securinega virosa of Cassia occidentalis of Capparis tomentosa of Anogeissus leicorpa of Waltheria indica of Boscia senegalensis of Mormordica charantia, powder, to cook, VO.
H(051) + H(102) bilious fever , ONS. of Boscia senegalensis of Tinospora bakis of Cochlospermum tinctorium of Combretum glutinosum, 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(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(068) bilharziosis, leaves powder of Boscia senegalensis + salt, VO., in tthe morning on an empty stomach
H(104, f) colics enteralgic, leaves of Boscia senegalensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : gidili, gigilé, gisili (Peul)
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(018)
Recipes : H(018) sick headache (bowo), roots barks of Boscia senegalensis, crush and tie
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : qalqalcha (Afaan Oromo)