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Official name : Vitellaria paradoxa C. F. Gaertn.
Family : Sapotaceae

34 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 56
Author(s) : Ambé, G.A
Title : Les fruits sauvages comestibles des savanes guinéennes de Côte-d’Ivoire : état de la connaissance par une population locale, les Malinké. Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 2001 5 (1), 43–58
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) almond kernel of Vitellaria paradoxa as edible oil
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : sihé (Dioula)
Reference HA 57
Author(s) : Adomou A.C. , H. Yedomonhan, B. Djossa, S. I. Legba, M. Oumorou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues dans le marché d’Abomey-Calavi au Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 6(2): 745-772, April 2012 http://ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs
Symptoms : H(013), H(104)
Recipes : H(013) ulcer, H(104) stomachache, barks decoction of Vitellaria paradoxa, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : limigoto (Fon)
Reference HB 31
Author(s) : Bah, S., D. Diallo, S. Dembélé, B.S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for the treatment of schistosomiasis in Niono district, Mali. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 105, 387-399, (2006) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874105007968
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) urinary and intestinal schistosomiasis, aerian part of Stylosanthes erecta, fruit of Tamarindus indica or butter of Vitellaria paradoxa, decoction, VO. 2 teacup 2 to 3 X / day during 3 to 8 days
H(068) urinary schistosomiasis, dried roots of Vitellaria paradoxa , chopped and milled. A pinch of 3 fingers is added to porridge? VO. 2 X / day during 15 days
H(068) urinary schistosomiasis, decoction of leaves of Vitellaria paradoxa, VO. 2 X / day duringt 30 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Niono district)
Vernacular name : zambaraba (Bambara)
Reference HB 38
Author(s) : Belem, B, B. M. I. Nacoulma, R. Gbangou, S. Kambou, H. H. Hansen, Q. Gausset, S. Lund, A. Raebild, D. Lompo, M. Ouedraogo, I. Theilade & I. J. Boussim
Title : Use of Non Wood Forest Products by local people bordering the “Parc National Kaboré Tambi”, Burkina Faso. The Journal of Transdisciplinary Environmental Studies vol. 6, no. 1, (2007) + Additional file
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species of Vitellaria paradoxa
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : taanga (Moré)
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(027z), H(100)
Recipes : H(027z) problem of rules, H(100) gonorrhea, bark of Vitellaria paradoxa in maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger (center west)
Vernacular name : kaday (Haoussa)
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) oilseeds of Vitellaria paradoxa used to prepare the "Sheabutter"
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : sée, séyou, sié, sihi (Malinké), kaaré, karédié, kolo (Poular), karité (French)
Reference HD 26
Author(s) : Deleke Koko, I. K. E., J. Djego, J. Gbenou, S. M. Hounzangbe & B. Sinsin
Title : Etude phytochimique des principales plantes galactogènes et emménagogues utilisées dans les terroirs riverains de la Zone cynégétique de la Pendjari International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences 5(2): 618-633, April 2011 http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs/article/viewFile/72127/61068
Symptoms : H(026), H(101)
Recipes : H(026) dysmenorrhoea, H(101) menorrage, H(116) amenorrhoea, decoction of barks and roots of Vitellaria paradoxa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Pendjari zone)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HD 51
Author(s) : Djakpa O. E. I.
Title : Ethnobotanique des plantes à usages buccodentaires dans les communes de Dassa-Zoume et de Save. Pour l’obtention du diplôme de Licence Professionnelle. Université d’Abomey-Calavi. Année académique : 2014-2015 République du Bénin
Symptoms : H(076)
Recipes : H(076), aphtae, leaves of Vitellaria paradoxa, decoction, VO. bamboo glass in the morning
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HE 15
Author(s) : Ekué, M. R.M., B. Sinsin, O. Eyog-Matig, R. Finkeldey
Title : Uses, traditional management, perception of variation and preferences in ackee (Blighia sapida K.D. Koenig)) ruit traits in Benin: implications for domestication and conservation Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 6:12 (2010)
Symptoms : H(008), H(056)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, decoction of leaves of Blighia sapida + shea butter (Vitellaria paradoxa), VO.
H(056) Guinea-worm, crush dried barks of Blighia sapida + shea butter (Vitellaria paradoxa) + potash, apply the mix on the skin
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 61
Author(s) : Gruca, M., T. R van Andel, H. Balslev
Title : Ritual uses of palms in traditional medicine in sub-Saharan Africa: a review Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 10:60 (2014) DOI: 10.1186/1746-4269-10-60
Symptoms : H(051), H(143)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, shea butter of Vitellaria paradoxa is used to make a ring around the neck. Underneath another ring with palm oil from Elaeis guineensis is made. Long incantation is recited
H(143) smallpox, leaves of Kalanchoe sp., leaves of Peperomia pellucida and powdered snail shells are mixed into an oily base consisting of palm oil (Elaeis guineensis) and shea butter (Vitellaria paradoxa). Preparation of the ointment is accompanied by the long incantation. The resulting ointment is efficacious in reducing pock marks or scarring
Region : sub-Saharan Africa
Country : Nigeria (Yoruba)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HJ 09
Author(s) : Jansen,O., L. Angenot, M. Tits, J.P. Nicolas, P. De Mol, J.-B. Nikiéma, M. Frédérich
Title : Evaluation of 13 selected medicinal plants from Burkina Faso for their antiplasmodial properties Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 130, pp. 143–150, (2010)
Symptoms : H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(051) paludism fever, H(126) icterus, leaves decoction or infusion of Vitellaria paradoxa, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 54
Author(s) : Kamatenesi, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa, A. Acipa
Title : Medicinal plants of Otwal and Ngai Sub Counties in Oyam District, Nothern Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2011), 7:7 doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-7-7
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, dried barks of Vitellaria paradoxa , powder mixed in water, VO., 20ml two times a day
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Uganda (Oyam District)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 71
Author(s) : Koné, W. M., A. G.Koffi, E. L.Bomisso, F. H. Tra Bi
Title : Ethnomedical study and iron content of some medicinal herbs used in traditional medicine in Côte d'Ivoire for the treatment of anaemia African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, 9(1): 81-87 (2012)
Symptoms : H(068), H(091), H(113)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, H(091) anaemia, H(113) rheumatism, roots of Vitellaria paradoxum, decoction, VO. (2X)
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Ferkessedougou and Tiassale)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HL 19
Author(s) : Lengani, A., L. F. Lompo, I. P. Guissou, J-P. Nikiema
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et maladie des reins au Burkina Faso Traditional medicine in kidney diseases in Burkina Faso Néphrologie & Thérapeutique 6, 35 - 39 (2010)
Symptoms : H(179)
Recipes : H(179, 2) kidney diseases, roots and leaves of Vitellaria paradoxa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HM 27
Author(s) : Mac Donald, I., & D. I. Olorunfemi
Title : Research, projects : Plants used for medicinal purposes by Koma people of Adamawa State, Nigeria.Indigenous Knowledge and Development Monitor, november 2000. Article on Internet: http://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/ikdm/8-3/res-macdonald.html
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, leaves of Vitellaria paradoxa , RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Adamawa state, Koma people)
Vernacular name : bulanga (Koma)
Reference HM 32
Author(s) : Magassouba, F.B., A. Dialloa, M. Kouyaté, F. Mara, O.Bangoura, A. Camara, S. Traoré, A.K. Diall, G. Camara, S. Traoré, A. Keita, M.K. Camara, R. Barry, S. Keita, K. Oularé, M.S. Barry, M. Donzo, K. Camara, K. Toté, D. Vanden Berghe, J. Totté, L.. Pieters, A.J. Vlietinck, A.M. Baldé
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and antibacterial activity of some plants used in Guinean traditional medicine. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 114, pp. 44 - 53 (2007)
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045, 1) antiseptic, again infection, stem barks of Vitellaria paradoxa, to steep in H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : see
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(001), H(006), H(027), H(027y), H(037), H(050), H(077), H(078), H(091), H(093), H(104), H(126), H(162)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, H(001) trachoma, decoction of leaves of Vitellaria paradoxa, eyes instillations
H(006) constipations, H(126) icterus, H(077) nausea, H(050) belly swellings, leaves of Vitellaria. Cold maceration, VO
H(008) diarrhoea, with blood, almond juice of Vitellaria., RNS.
H(008) diarrhoea, decoction of leaves of Vitellaria paradoxa, bath, VO.
H(008) + H(104) stomach pains, H(078) liver cancer, roots of young plants of Vittellaria., RNS.
H(027y) cure for childs too early weaned, decoction of mistletoe of Vitellaria, bath, VO.
H(037) cough, powder barks of an old trunk, RNS.
H(091) kwashiorkor, powder barks of roots of Maranthes polyandra of Vitellaria paradoxa of Lophira lanceolata in porridge, VO.
H(093) antidote, almond juice of Vitellaria., VO.
H(126) icterus, powder of youg leaves, VO. .
H(162) urine retention, decoction du mistletoe of Vitellaria, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : si (Bambara), si, sie (Malinke), logho, lu cige (Minyanka) (Senoufo), va, vè (Bwa), yiri (Bobo-fing), mije (Dogon), kareje (Peuhl)
Reference HO 16
Author(s) : Ogbole, O.O. & E.O. Ajaiyeoba
Title : Traditional management of tuberculosis in Ogun state of Nigeria: the practice and ethnobotanical survey. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 7 (1): 79-84 (2010)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 2) tuberculosis, oil of Vitellaria paradoxa, decoction, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : ori
Reference HO 27
Author(s) : Ouôba, P., , A. M. Lykke, J. Boussim & S. Guinko
Title : La flore médicinale de la Forêt Classée de Niangoloko (Burkina Faso) Etudes flor. vég. Burkina Faso 10, 5-16 Frankfurt / Ouagadougou, Oktober/octobre 2006 ISSN 0943-2884
Symptoms : H(109), H(113), H(181), H(197)
Recipes : H(109) low back pain, dry the leaves of Melastomastrum capitatum, crush and add Vitellaria paradoxa butter and massage from top to bottom
H(113) arthritis, add butter of Vitellaria paradoxa to the decoction of leaves and stems of Nervilia umbrosa and massage the knee from top to bottom in case ofdifficulté de flexion
H(181) umbilical pain, mix the powder of the dried leaves of Melastomastrum capitatum with butter of Vitellaria paradoxa and rub the navel
H(197) fontanelle, Parquetina nigrescens fruit add eggshells already brooded and burn all; mix the powder with Vitellaria paradoxa butter and rub the affected part
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HS 29
Author(s) : Sonibare, M.A., and R. B. Abegunde
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by the Laniba village people in South Western Nigeria African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 6(24), pp. 1726-1732, 29 June, 2012 http://www.academicjournals.org/AJPP/PDF/pdf2012/29%20Jun/Sonibare%20and%20Abegunde.pdf
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boils, fresh leaves of Talinum triangulare is grounded with Vitellaria paradoxa and Elaeis guineensis and applied topically
H(013) boils, roasted Dioscorea hirtiflora is grounded into powder and made into ointment by mixing with Vitellaria paradoxa. The preparation is applied topically
Region : West Africa
Country : South Western Nigeria (Laniba village)
Vernacular name : ori/shea butter (Yoruba)