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Official name : Butyrospermum parkii (G. Don) Kotschy
Family : Sapotaceae

7 reference(s) related to this plant

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(087), H(109), H(113), H(189)
Recipes : Harvest mature fruits of Butyrospermum parki at 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(087) 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(109, f) backache, H(189, f) body pain, one or two handfuls of the young fresh leaves of Cissus quadrangularis are ground with nine (traditional belief) seeds of alligator pepper (Aframomum melegueta) for females (seven for males) and mixed with shea butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum) to prepare an ointment; the ointment is then used to massage the affected part of the body in the evening or just before going to bed.
H(113, f) neckpain: A handful of the leaves of Ageratum conyzoides is ground together and mlxed wlth one or two tablespoonfuls of shea butter (Butyrospermum parkii); the ointment is used to massage the affected part
H(189, f) body pain: The leaves of Eleusine indica are crushed and mixed with shea butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum) to make an ointment used to massage the affected part..
Region : West Africa
Country : Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name : emi (Yoruba), ka'danya (Hausa), osisi (Ibo)
Reference HG 21
Author(s) : Grønhaug, T. E., S.G. Glaeserud, M. Skogsrud, N. Ballo, S. Bah, D. Diallo & S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of six medicinal plants from Mali, West-Africa. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 4 : 26 (2008) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/4/1/26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(003), H(014), H(037), H(097)
Recipes : H(003, 1) swelling of head and legs, root sundried of Ximenia americana, powder + butter from Butyrospermum parkii., mixture is massaged onto the swollen areas. If wounds, cover the wounds with mixture.
H(014, 1) fungal infection, stem bark (E- and W-side from tree), decoction, stem bark from Butyrospermum parkii (E- and W-side from both trees) (Optionally), VO. or VO. and wash of anus or VO. and wash of infected area.
H(037, 1) chest pain , burned branches of Cola cordifolia + butter of Butyrospermum parkii, mixture of ash and butter is applied.
H(109) backache, powder of stem bark of Cola cordifolia + butter of Butyrospermum parkii, mixture is massaged into the painful areas
H(037, 1) cough / short of breath after work, powder of stem bark of Parkia biglobosa of Butyrospermum parkii + sea salt, H2O., VO.
H(097, 1) swelling of genitals, sap of Parkia biglobosa burned, powder + butter from Butyrospermum parkii. The mixture is applied to the swollen parts.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Siby and Diolla
Vernacular name : yeleni nèloutogo and djutogoui
Reference HG 59
Author(s) : Grønhaug, T. E., S. Glæserud, M. Skogsrud, N. Ballo, S. Bah, D. Diallo, B. S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of six medicinal plants from Mali, West-Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 4:26 (2008)
Symptoms : H(003), H(014), H(037), H(040), H(097)
Recipes : H(037) chest pain, branches of Cola cordifolia, burned + butter from Butyrospermum parkii, mixture of ash and butter is applied
H(040) backache, stem bark of Cola cordifolia in powder + butter from Butyrospermum parkii.
H(014) fungal infection, stem bark (E- and W-side from tree) of Parkia biglobosa, stem bark from Butyrospermum parkii (E- and W-side from both trees) (Optionally), VO. or VO. and wash of anus or VO. and wash of infected area.
H(037) cough / short of breath after work, stem bark of Parkia biglobosa in powder + stem bark from Butyrospermum parkii + sea salt, H2O, VO.
H(097) swelling of genitals, powder of sap of Parkia biglobosa burned + butter from Butyrospermum parkii. The mixture is applied to the swollen parts.
H(003) swelling of head and legs, powder root sun dried,+ Butter from Butyrospermum parkii, mixture is massaged onto the swollen areas. If wounds, cover the wounds with mixture.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali, regions around Siby and Dioila
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(001), H(002), H(005), H(018), H(022), H(056)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Butyrospermum parkii, powder, eyes bath
H(002), Kigelia africana, fruit, decoction (H2O) + pimento, VO. + breast massage de seins with karité butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum ) and fruits pulp
H(005), burned barbs of Zea mays + karité butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum) , pommade
H(018), young leaves, decoction (H2O), steem bath
H(022), barks, decoction (H2O), VO., hip-bath
H(056) Guinea worms, seeds of Jatropha curcas softly roasted, pimento (Capsicum annuum), karite butter) Butyrospermum paradoxum), pommade, local application
H(113), friction with pulp of roots and karité butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum)
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : karité, arbre à beurre (local French), cié (Bambara), tan (Lobi), gouin (Baoulé), tanga (Mossi), gouin (Baoulé), tanga (Mossi)
Reference HK 72
Author(s) : Kpodar, M., S. D. Karou, G. Katawa, K. Anani, H. E. Gbekley, Y. Adjrah, T. Tchacondo, K. Batawila, J. Simpore
Title : An ethnobotanical study of plants used to treat liver diseases in the Maritime region of Togo Journal of Ethnopharmacology 181, 263–273 (2016)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver diseases, decoction of barks of Butyrospermum parkii
Region : West Africa
Country : Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name : yokuti
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(068), H(095)
Recipes : H(068) wormer to young children, the decoction of the bark of Butyrospermum parkii in milk
H(095) the fruit pulp of Butyrospermum parkii is edible and of the almond, we remove the "shea butter"
Region : West Africa
Country : North Cameroon
Vernacular name : karehi (Fulfuldé), arbre à beurre (French)
Reference HN 41
Author(s) : Nergard, C.S. , T. P. Than Ho, D. Diallo, N. Ballo, B. S. Paulsen and H. Nordeng
Title : Attitudes and use of medicinal plants during pregnancy among women at health care centers in three regions of Mali, West-Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:73 (2015)
Symptoms : H(038), H(091)
Recipes : H(038) urinary tract infection, H(091) tiredness, fruit of Butyrospermum parkii, butter
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Siby, Dioila and Bamako.)
Vernacular name : si tulu