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Official name : Cadaba farinosa Forssk.
Family : Capparaceae

27 reference(s) related to this plant

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(004), H(033), H(068), H(091), H(100)
Recipes : H(004), roots Ximenia americana + Dichrostachys glomerata, powder, 1 part in local application, 1 part, maceration, VO.
H(033), Desmodium velutinum , roots , powder + millet, 3 X in VO.
H(068), cooked leaves + salt + butter + pimento, VO.
H(091), roots, maceration,V.O, in the morning on an empty stomach, 3 days
H(100) gono., Cadaba farinosa + Cassia sieberiana DC. + Desmodium velutinum + Securinega virosa , Grewia flavescens , roots powder
H(100), roots, decoction (H2O) +cmillet flour
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : bagayi
Reference HA 03
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) medico-magic action, decoction of fresh leaves, bath, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : kobokayé (Berba)
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(068)
Recipes : H(068) oxyure, trichocéphalose, aerian part of Cadaba farinosa, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : bagey (Hausa), ugar, bagey (Zarma), bagahy (Peuhl), abogu (Tamacheck), tchuma, marga (Béribéri)
Reference HA 41
Author(s) : Aubréville, A.
Title : Flore forestière Soudano-guinéenne (A.O.F - Cameroun - A.E.F) Office Recherche Scientifique d'Outre-Mer, 523 p, (1950) Soc. Edit. Maritim. Col., Paris
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, pounded leaves of Cadaba farinosa mixed with millet flour pellets, VO.
Region : West Africa, Central Africa
Country : (A.O.F - A.E.F)
Vernacular name : abopou, abago, abeguie (Tamachek), marga, goursime (Kamouri), debarka, ndebargue (Ouolof), berekounan, kesebere tamba niogou (Malinké), bagaie (Haoussa), uggar, hassou oueil (Sonraï), quinquemini (Foulla), balamji (Fulfulde)
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 schistosomiasis, decoction of leaves, VO. 2 teacups duringt 6 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Niono district)
Vernacular name : minzin (Bambara)
Reference HH 18
Author(s) : Hassan-Abdallah, A., A. Merito, S. Hassan, D. Aboubaker, M. Djama, Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Medicinal plants andt heir uses by the people in the Region of Randa, Djibouti Journal of Ethnopharmacology 148 701–713, (2013)
Symptoms : H(004), H(124), H(137)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves paste of Cadaba farinosa , local application
H(124) haemorrhage, soaking leaves in boiled H2O and apply topically
H(137) sores leaf paste , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : urramoyti, xuneleyta (Geez ?)
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(014), H(051), H(082), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(013),H(014), leaves of Cadaba farinosa, to pound, local application
H(037) poumon, H(051), roots and leaves of Cadaba farinosa, decoction (H2O), 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, roots of Sphaeranthus senegalensis of Asparagus africanus of Cadaba farinosa, to carbonize, decoction (H2O), RNS.
H(113) rheumatism, roots of Asparagus africanus of Cadaba farinosa, maceration, VO., massage
H(113) rheumatism, roots of Cadaba farinosa, RNS.
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(008), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) enteralgic, leaves , RNS + ? ( receipts of Djolof)
H(113), maceration of roots of Asparagus africanus of Sphaeranthus africanus of Cadaba farinosa, massage, VO. (receipts from Fouta Toro)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : sinsin, sinsini (Peul)
Reference HK 13
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J.O.
Title : Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(013), H(100), H(137), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) ulcer, leaf, powder, local applic
H(100) gono.r, leaf, powder, VO.
H(137), ash of the plant used for rubbing into the skin to cure general body pains
H(201), ritual protection
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Tanzania
Vernacular name : eren (Turkana, Kenya), luharamira (Luguru, Tanzania), mchachale (Shambaa, Tanzania), larasoro (Samburu, Kenya)
Reference HK 52
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J. O.
Title : Some common african herbal remedies for skin diseases: with special reference to Kenya Medicinal and poisonous plants of the tropics. Proceedings of symposium of the 14th International botanical congress, Berlin, 24 july - 1 august 1987, 44-69, (1987)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, pounded dry leaves of Cadaba farinosa , local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : eren (Tur), mvunya-vumo (Swahili)
Reference HM 2k
Author(s) : Mbuya, L.P. , H.P. Msanga, C.K. Ruffo, A. Birnie & B. Tengnäs
Title : The useful trees and shrubs for Tanzania.Identification, propagation and management for agricultural and pastoral communities.Regional soil Conservation Unit .Swedish International Development Authority. Technical handbook n° 6, 540 p., (1994)The Manager national tree seed project.Morogoro, Tanzania, P.O. Box 4012
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000) internal, many medicinal uses for internal disorders.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
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) intestinal worms, roots of Cadaba farinosa, RNS.
H(095) fruits of Cadaba farinosa are consumed raw at maturity. Greens, they are consumed boiled in water.
Region : West Africa
Country : North Cameroon
Vernacular name : dadihi = silimh (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(095)
Recipes : V(095) leaves of Cadaba farinosa are consumed by horses, cattle, sheep, goats.
Region : West Africa
Country : North Cameroon
Vernacular name : dadihi = silimh (Fulfuldé)
Reference HP 52
Author(s) : Pobeguin, M.
Title : Les plantes médicinales de la Guinée. Paris. (1912) Agriculture pratique des pays chauds, : T1 : 279 - 295, 387 - 394, 484 - 496, (1911) ;T2 : 37 - 45, 133 - 144, 233 - 238, (1911)
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(108)
Recipes : H(008), whole plant, decoction (H2O), , RNS.
H(051) + H(108) child, leaves, decoction (H2O) or infusion, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HP 55
Author(s) : Paulos, B., T. Gedif Fenta , D. Bisrat & K. Asres
Title : Health seeking behavior and use of medicinal plants among the Hamer ethnic group, South Omo zone, south western Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:44 (2016)
Symptoms : H(051), H(151)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(151) hypertension, root of Cadaba farinosa chopped, boiled with meat soup and drunk (Recipe reported by traditional healers)
Region : East Africa
Country : South Western Ethiopia ( South Omo zone)
Vernacular name : dhela
Reference HS 12a
Author(s) : Samuelsson G., M. H. Faraha, Per Claeson, M. Hagos, M. Thulin, O. Hedberg, A. M. Warfa, A. O. Hassan, A. H. Elmi , A. D. Abdurahman, A. S. Elmi, Y. A. Abdie & M. H. Alin
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Somalia. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Chenopodiaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 35, pp. 25 - 63, (1991)
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000) childs, 1 kg of fresh leaves is powdered and mixed with 4 glasses of cold water, mixture is filtered, 1 glass is drunk, 1 glass is sprinkled on the body daily for 2 days
Region : East Africa
Country : Somalia
Vernacular name : geed-maaluugeed
Reference HT 34
Author(s) : Tilahum Teklehaymanot & Mirutse Giday
Title : Ethnobotanical study of wild edible plants of Kara and Kwego semi-pastoralist people in Lower Omo River Valley, Debub Omo Zone, SNNPR, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 6:23 (2010)
Symptoms : H(006) + H(104), H(068), H(095)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104) gastrointestinal diseases, H(068) internal parasitism, roots of Cadaba farinosa, chewing
H(095) food, boiled leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Lower Omo River Valley, Debub Omo Zone)
Vernacular name : diri (Kara), meti (Kwego)
Reference HT 50
Author(s) : Teklehaymanot, T.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal and edible plants of Yalo Woreda in Afar regional state, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:40 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0166-7
Symptoms : H(000), H(001), H(003), H(037), H(041), H(078), H(091), H(104), H(107), H(108), H(113), H(160)
Recipes : H(001) eye sickness leaves of Cadaba farinosa, fumigation
H(037) lung infection leaves, sniffing, nasal
H(108) mitch/flue, leaves sniffing, nasal, mitch (disease characterized by H(051) fever, H(018) headache and H(206) sweating),
H(003) swelling on body, leaves topical, nasal
H(004) head Injury L topical
H(078) breast cancer leaves, RNS., VO.
H(104) dyspepsia leaves, RNS., VO. , nasal
H(107) typhoid, leaves, RNS , VO., nasal
H(160) angina pectoris leaves, RNS., VO..
H(037) extrapulmonary tuberculosis, seeds, VO.
H(041) anthrax, roots, RNS. VO., nasal
H(113) arthritis roots tying, topical
H(091) impotence roots RNS. VO., tying
H(000) infant sickness leaves, RNS., VO., nasal, body wash
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Yalow Woreda, Afar regional state)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HT 50
Author(s) : Teklehaymanot, T.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal and edible plants of Yalo Woreda in Afar regional state, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:40 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0166-7
Symptoms : V(016), V(041), V(074)
Recipes : Vb(016), Vc(016) mastitis and contagious agalactia, leaves of Cadaba farinosa, RNS., VO., nasal, ear, body wash
Vb(041) anthrax, young plant, RNS. VO.
Vb(074) bovine pastuerollosis, leaves, RNS. VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Yalow Woreda, Afar regional state)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HW 10
Author(s) : Weiss. E. A.
Title : Some indigenous plants used domestically by East african costal fishermen Economic Botany, 33, 1,. pp. 35-51, (1979) http://www.springerlink.com/content/044148858871586m/
Symptoms : H(108), H(201)
Recipes : H(108) infusion of the Ieaves of Cadaba farinosa is heated and inhaled to clear the head of colds.
H(201) also used as part of the treatment for persons said to be possessed of evil spirits.
Region : East Africa (Costal regions)
Country : Kenya, Somalia, Tanzania
Vernacular name : kibaazi mwitu, mvunja fumo (Swahili), keunya (Boni), khaddi (Boran)