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Official name : Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Family : Sapotaceae

49 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 07
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K. Taffame
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(002), H(020), H(037), H(108), H(091), H(099), H(113), H(139), H(140), H(201)
Recipes : H(002), leaves of Butyrospermum paradoxum... subsp. parkii… of Ficus vallis-choudae, decoction (H2O), local application
H(002), barks of the underground part of Butyrospermum paradoxum... subsp. parkii…de Ficus vallis-choudae, whole plant Euphorbia convolvuloides, to pound, to dilute (H2O), VO. + sauce
H(020), roots of Hyparrhenia diplandra of Butyrospermum paradoxum... subsp. parkii…, gal and male flowers of Elaeis guineensis, to carbonize, powder, infusion
H(037), H(108), barks of the underground part of Butyrospermum paradoxum... subsp. parkii…de Ficus gnaphalocarpa of Hymenocardia acida of Erythrina senegalensis, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO. + sauce
H(091) kwash., barks of the underground part of Butyrospermum paradoxum... subsp. parkii… of Parinari curatellifolia of Lophira lanceolata, seeds of Piper nigrum, to dry, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO. + porridge
H(099) epilepsy, roots of Butyrospermum paradoxum... subsp. parkii…de Parkia biglobosa of Lonchocarpus laxiflorus of Stereospermum kunthianum, decoction (H2O), bath, VO.
H(113), barks stem, branch, trunk of Butyrospermum paradoxum... subsp. parkii…de Parkia biglobosa, decoction (H2O), bath
H(139), barks stem, branch, trunk of Butyrospermum paradoxum... subsp. parkii…, roots Strophanthus hispidus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to pound, to dilute (H2O), VO. + sauce
H(140), almond of Butyrospermum paradoxum... subsp. parkii…, VO. + to eat karite butter
H(201) psychosis, stems with leaves of Butyrospermum paradoxum... subsp. parkii…, to carbonize, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, wood of Butyrospermum paradoxum... subsp. parkii…, to carbonize, powder, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : somu (Tem), bossa (Akassèlem), sémépeng, sempeng, sampang (Moba), bukpassambu (Bassar)
Reference HA 10
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title : Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(003), H(004), H(045), H(076), H(113)
Recipes : H(003), palm of Butyrospermum paradoxum …. subsp. parkii, massage + karite butter
H(004), H(045), latex of Butyrospermum., local application
H(076), leaves, barks stems, branch, trunk of Butyrospermum., decoction (H2O), mouth wash
H(113), barks stems, branch, trunk of Butyrospermum., decoction (H2O), VO., bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
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(050), H(091)
Recipes : H(091), seed, stimulant, H(050) carminatif, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : emi-emi, emigidi, kadanya (Hausa)
Reference HB 27
Author(s) : Ben Saï, S.
Title : Médecine indigène et plantes médicinales au Soudan. Notes Africaines, 21, 6 - 8, (1944)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, pounded bark, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan
Vernacular name : si (Bambara), se (Malinke, Kasombe), kare (Sominke)
Reference HB 33
Author(s) : Bhat, R.B., E.O. Etejere, V.T. Oladipo
Title : Ethnobotanical studies fron central Nigeria. Economic Botany, 44 (3), pp. 382-390, (1990)
Symptoms : H(003), H(012), H(013), H(087), H(113), H(186)
Recipes : Harvest mature fruits of Butyrospermum paradoxumat any time of day
H(003, f) for swollen limbs.: A handful of leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum is ground and mixed with one or two teaspoonfuls of shea butter (Butyrospermum parkii) and used to massage the affected part
H(012), f) The dried leaves of Phyllanthus pentandrus along with those of Vigna sp. are pound in equal proportions to powder and mixed with shea butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum); this ointment is used to treat dislocated limbs.
H(013, f), for boils: The dried leaves of Phyllanthus pentandrus along with those of Vigna sp. are pound in equal proportions to powder and mixed with shea butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum); this ointment is applied on the affected part.
H(087, f) for whitlow: a handful of leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum is ground and mixed with one or two raw eggs and about one teaspoonful of shea butter (Butyrospermum parkii) and used to massage the affected part
H(113, f) neckpain, a handful of the leaves of Ageratum conyzoides is ground together and mixed wlth one or two tablespoonfuls of shea butter (Butyrospermum parkii); the ointment is used to massage the affected part
H(186, f) as an expectorant: Four to six dried leaves of Calotropis procera are ground and then mixed with about one teaspoonful of shea butter (Butyrospermum parkii) and water; this is taken orally
Region : West Africa
Country : Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name : pahan (Yoruba)
Reference HB 52
Author(s) : Bhat, R.B., A. A. Adeloye & E.O. Etejere
Title : Some Medicinal Plants of Nigeria Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany, Vol. 6 N° 1 (1985)
Symptoms : H(103), H(109)
Recipes : H(103) tooth-ache, decoction of leaves of Uvaria chamae during 12 h + shea butter oil ( Butyrospermum paradoxum), VO 2 X/ Day in a small cup
H(109) neck pain, washed leaves are sun dried and then grounded in fine powder mixed with shea butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum). Massage with the ointment of the neck
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HF 01
Author(s) : Fernandez de la Pradilla, C.
Title : Des plantes qui nous ont guéris. Jeunesse d'Afrique, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso,Tome 1, 208 p., (1981), Tome 2, 101 p., (1985) Plantes médicinales contre les hépatites. Pabre, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 62 p., (1988)
Symptoms : H(013), H(018), H(031), H(053), H(082)
Recipes : H(013) boil, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, ONS. of Butyrospermum paradoxum...subsp. parkii, to cook, VO.
H(013) boil, epicarp of Butyrospermum paradoxum...subsp. parkii, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(018), bark of the underground part of Butyrospermum paradoxum...subsp. parkii, roots of Cymbopogon schoenanthus... subsp, to carbonize, powder in karite butter, local application
H(031), almond of Butyrospermum paradoxum...subsp. parkii, pulp, local application + solid potash
H(037) lungs, barks stems, branch, trunk of Butyrospermum paradoxum...subsp. parkii, decoction (H2O), to inhale, to wash
H(053), epicarp of Butyrospermum paradoxum...subsp. parkii, decoction (H2O) + beetles larva, drops in ears
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
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(004), H(051)
Recipes : H(004) childs, H(051) childs H2O maceration, to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (region between the towns of Kedougou et Yukunkun)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 05
Author(s) : Gbile, Z.O., F.A. Adeyemi & T.K. Odewo
Title : Nigerian flora and its pharmaceutical potential Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23b, 1033 - 1038, (1990)
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151), extract of Ficus platyphylla, Parkia biglobosa , Butyrospermum paradoxum , decoction (H2O), VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (state of Kaduna, Zaria and surrounding) (Ogun state, Ijebu - Ode, Ago - Iwoye and surrounding)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HH 04
Author(s) : Hodouto, K. - K.
Title : Etude chimique des plantes à flavonoides du Togo. Bull. Méd. Trad. et Pharm.,Vol. 4, n° 1, 31 - 48, (1990)
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099), leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 10
Author(s) : Hussain, H.S.N. & Y.Y. Karatela
Title : Traditional medicinal plants used by Hausa tribe of Kano State of Nigeria. Int. J; Crude Drug Res., 27, 4, 211-216, (1989)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, bark, decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Kano)
Vernacular name : kadanya (Hausa)
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(013), H(014), H(020x), H(111), H(113)
Recipes : H(004)deep wounds (banrun), hot oil from seeds of Butyrospermum paradoxum local application
H(004) old wounds (mirun pei), butter fron seeds of Butyrospermum paradoxum mixed with coton of Ceiba petandra, local application
H(004) feets, (monno-koju), powder of dried barks of the trunk of Khaya senegalensis mixed with butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(004) internal wound (kélénunron), leaves and roots of Entada africana, leaves of Gardenia sokotensismixed with butter from seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii, decoction, bath, steam bath + VO.
H(004) (bannu), stems of Cissus quadrangularis , Lannea microcarpa, butter of Butyrospermum parki, to boil, cooled, local application
H(013) small, itching boils all over the body (kuu-kenhu), carbonised fruits of Capsicum annuum, mixed with butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(013) (taa), ashes of protuberance of Balanites aegyptiaca, stem of Solanum incanum, mixed with H2O or butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(013) boils, peduncules of fruits and flowers of Ficus sur mixed with seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(013) small boils on head (kuukenhu),H(014) itch, fruit powder of Guiera senegalensis mixed with the butter of seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii of Lannea microcarpa or of Arachis hypogea, local application
H(013) boils (ayaanra-mei), peduncles of fruit of Cucurbita pepo calcinated, mixed with butter from oil of the seeds of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(013) boils (agnaran mii), peduncles of fruits of Citrullus vulgaris mixed with butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(020x) (onguyèngèlè mimuminu),stem bark of Combretum micranthum + internal root bark of Waltheria americana + butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(111) (googo), oil from seeds is applied
H(113) muscular inflammatory (gaama anran), powder of dried roots of Calotropis procera mixed with seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii, local applicaion
H(113) inflammation, bark powder of the trunk of Entada africana mixed with butter from Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(113) inflammation, (kiru), decoction of stems barks, leaves, inhalation of vapours
H(113) inflammation, powder of ONS. mixed with butter of Butyrospermum paradoxum, applied
H(113) inflammation, powder of ONS. Of lannea microcarpa mixed with butter of Butyrospermum paradoxum, applied
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : miyum nii, minjugu
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(003), H(018), H(113), H(168)
Recipes : H(003), H(113), H(168), seeds of Butyrospermum paradoxum … subsp. parkii, juice, unction
H(018), leaves of Butyrospermum., friction
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(095)
Recipes : H(095) butter to made pommades
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : karé (Peul)
Reference HK 27
Author(s) : Kudi, A.C., J.U. Umoh, L.O. Eduvie & J. Gefu
Title : Screening of some nigerian medicinal plants for antibacterial activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 67, pp. 225- 228, (1999)
Symptoms : H(013), H(051), H(175)
Recipes : H(013) boils, H(051), H(175), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : kadanya (Hausa)
Reference HK 57
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : Note sur quelques plantes médicinales des Bassari et des Tandanké du Sénégal oriental. Bulletin de l' I.F.A.N., Tome 26, série A, n°2,(1964)
Symptoms : H(002x)
Recipes : H(002x) weaning of a 2 year old, decoction of barks of Butyrospermum paradoxum, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Bassari and Tandanké of eastern Senegal)
Vernacular name : guiwole (Tandanké), apingwé (Bassari)
Reference HL 2k
Author(s) : Lely, H.V.
Title : The useful trees of Northern Nigeria. Published by the Crown Agents for the Colonies, 4 Millbank, London, S.W.1, 128 p., (1925)
Symptoms : H(000), H(095)
Recipes : H(000), H(095), the oil is extracted and the butter made by the natives by a preliminary boiling in water, followed by repeated pounding and stirring in cold water, the oil which rises to the surface being skimmed off and placed to harden in calabashes. It is eaten as such, burnt as an illuminant and used as a base for certain medicines.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : kdanya, kadai.
Reference HM 00
Author(s) : Maas, A.
Title : Inventaire des produits traditionnels contre la diarrhée des petits ruminants. Enquête dans le département du Mono. Rapport de stage. Direction de la recherche agronomique. Projet de recherche appliquée en milieu réel. République du Bénin, Ministère du développement rural, 39p., (1991)
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045), seeds, , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : not registered
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(003), H(004), H(008), H(014), H(016), H(018), H(037), H(045), H(046), H(051), H(053), H(068), H(113), H(126), H(170)
Recipes : H(003) contusions, H(003) sprains, trunks barks of Combretum micranthum, grinded in karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), massages
H(003) swollen body parts, powder of roots of Calotropis procera in karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), massage
H(004) wounds,H(014) itch, pounded barks of Psorospermum corymbiferum with karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), local application
H(004) wounds, H(045) cicatrizing, powder barks of Khaya senegalensis + karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), local application
H(008) diarrhoea, decoction of leaves of Ximenia americana with karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), RNS.
H(008) diarrhoea, decoction of stems with leaves of Opilia celtidifolia with karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), RNS.
H(014) itching, boiled roots of Ficus exasperata + karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), local applications
H(016) inflammation of the mammary glands, fruit ashes of Kigelia africana in karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), sweet massages
H(018) cephalgy, decoction trunk barks of Sclerocarya birrea, karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), paste, forehead application
H(037) cough, seeds of Lannea microcarpa of stems with leaves of Butyrospermum paradoxum, tea
H(046) chicken-pox, trunks barks of Sclerocarya birrea, barks of Butyrospermum paradoxum, maceration (H2O), RNS.
H(051) fevers, H(051) paludism, H(170) common dropsi, H(126) icterus, fresh boiled leaves of Cassia occidentalis in karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), RNS.
H(053) mumps, wood ashes of Calotropis. in karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), massages
H(068) onchocerciasis , mistletoe powder of Cola cordifolia in karite butter (Butyrospermum pardoxum), body massages
H(113) hip disease, roots ashes of Ozoroa pulcherrima mixed with karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), massage
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HN 15
Author(s) : Natabou Dégbé, F.
Title : Contribution à l'étude de la médecine et de la Pharmacopée traditionnelles au Bénin: Tentatives d'intégration dans le système de santé officiel. Thèse pour l'obtention du diplôme de Docteur en Pharmacie de l'Université Cheikh Anta Diop (Diplôme d'état), 138 p., Juillet 1991
Symptoms : H(003), H(018), H(113)
Recipes : H(003), H(113) stiffness in the back and limbs, seeds of Butyrospermum paradoxum, seeds fat obtained by a light warm up, unction of the sick parts
H(018), leaves dd Butyrospermum., head friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : tambéré, tamrou (Pila-pila), limouto, ouko, kotoblé (Fon), hémé (Nagot), kolo, karédié (Peulh), chombou, chobou (Bariba), kadé, kadania (Haoussa), moutamou (Somba), ayotchi, yotcho (Adja), somou (Kotokoli), karité type dahoméen (Français)