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

39 reference(s) related to this plant

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 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(068)
Recipes : H(004) + H(068), internal wounds caused by bilharziose (ngirkisé), decoction of roots of Boscia senegalensis as steam bath + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : èlè
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)
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(013), H(014), H(037), H(104), H(113), H(139)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, pounded leaves in H2O, paste, local application
H(014) nettle-rash, powder of youg leaves of Boscia., maceration, RNS.
H(037) pneumonia, infusion of leaves of Boscia., VO.
H(104) belly pains, H(104) colics, leaves of Boscia. pounded and dried, VO., powder or VO.
H(113) lameness, infusion of leaves of Boscia., bath
H(113) rheumatism, pounded barks of Boscia senegalensis of Boscia angustifolia of Securidaca longipedunculata, pounded in H2O, RNS.
H(113) articular pains, crushed leaves of Boscia. en local application
H(139) sexual incapacity, roots powder of Boscia senegalensis + others, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : bere, cèkoroninkolo (Bambara), beli, tegelena (Minyanka), tegelena (Senoufo), gijili (Peuhl), ba, se
Reference HM 52
Author(s) : Musa, M. S., F. E. Abdelrasool, E. A. Elsheikh, L. A. M. N. Ahmed, A. L. E. Mahmoud & S. M. Yagi
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the Blue Nile State, South-eastern Sudan Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 5(17), pp. 4287-4297, 9 September, 2011 http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR/PDF/pdf2011/9Sept/Musa%20et%20al.pdf
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatic pain, leaves paste of Boscia senegalensis, local application (liniment / poultices)
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (South-eastern) (Blue Nile State)
Vernacular name : mukheit
Reference HM 78
Author(s) : Malzy, P.
Title : Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations. Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°5-6, pp. 148-179; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_5_2147 Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations (suite et fin) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°7-9, pp. 317-332; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_7_2164
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruits of Boscia senescabiesnsis are consumed cooked
Region : West Africa
Country : North Cameroon
Vernacular name : buldumhi (Fulfuldé)
Reference HM 78
Author(s) : Malzy, P.
Title : Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations. Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°5-6, pp. 148-179; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_5_2147 Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations (suite et fin) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°7-9, pp. 317-332; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_7_2164
Symptoms : V(037), V(095), V(104)
Recipes : Véq(037) cough horses, fumigation by placing leaves of Boscia senescabiesnsis on embers
V(095) les leaves are eaten by cattle, sheep, goats.
Véq(104) stem and Leaves crushed in H2O, added salt, heals the stomachs of horses.
Region : West Africa
Country : North Cameroon
Vernacular name : buldumhi (Fulfuldé)