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Official name : Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cajanus indicus Spreng.

81 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 02
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, K. Dramane, J. A. Elewude, S. O. Fadoju, Z.O. Gbile, E. Goudote, C.L. A. Johnson, A. Keita, O. Morakinyo, J. A. O. Ojewole, A. O. Olatunjia, E. A. Sofowora
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Western Nigeria. CSTR-OUA, 420 p., (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(046)
Recipes : H(046), whole plant of Hymenocardia acida, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, leaves of Cajanus cajan of Pennisetum purpureum of Crateva religiosa, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
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(046), H(188)
Recipes : H(046, 2), measles, stems with leaves of Cajanus cajan, RNS.
H(046, 2), measles, leaves of Cajanus cajan, RNS.
H(046), stems with leaves of Cajanus cajan, toute la aerian part of Croton zambesicus, RNS.
H(188), leaves of Chassalia kolly of Cajanus cajan, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : adjayi klwékoun (Fon, Goun), blikodje (Sahouè), otinini, ofiri, otili (Yoruba)
Reference HA 05
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, sap of leaves of Cajanus cajan, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : wandu (Koongo), kassa (Dondo), nwandu (Laadi), pois d' Angole (French)
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(046)
Recipes : H(046), stems with leaves of Dichrostachys glomerata of Cajanus cajan, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(046) measles, leaves of Cajanus cajan, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : eklui (Adja), pois d'Angol (French)
Reference HA 08
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, A. Ahmed, J. Eymê, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, A. Keita, M. Lebras
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Comores. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 216 p., (1982) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Cajanus cajan, decoction (H2O), steam bath
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : mtsongi (Great Comoros), pois d'Angol (French)
Reference HA 09
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J. Eymê, J. - N. Gassita, E. Goudotê, J. Guêho, F. S. L. Ip, D. Jackaria, S. K. K. Kalachand, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, B. Landreau, A. W. Owadally, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques à Maurice (Iles Maurice et Rodrigues). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 214 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(162)
Recipes : H(162) dysuria, roots of Cajanus cajan, decoction (H2O), VO. + gizzard of chiken
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : pois d'Angole, ambrevade
Reference HA 20
Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(008), H(038), H(068)
Recipes : H(008), leaves of Mangifera indica of Cajanus cajan of Vernonia amygdalina of Passiflora edulis of Garcinia afzelii, Steganotaenia araliacea, powder, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(008), leaves of Cajanus.powder, decoctiontioin, to filter, VO.
H(068) oxyurose, leaves of Cajanus.to pound, to dilute, VO. + juice of Musa paradisiaca
H(028t) leucorrhoea, leaves and ripe fruit, to pound, decoction (H2O), VO. + bicarbonate of Na
H(091) anaemia, leaves of Cajanus cajan, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 38
Author(s) : Ajibesin, K.ola K., Benjamin.E. Ekpo, Danladi N. Bala, Etienne E. Essien, Saburi A. Adesanya
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 387-408, (2008)
Symptoms : H(143)
Recipes : H(143) smallpox, seeds of Cajanus cajan, grounded, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : nkoti (Ibibio)
Reference HA 42
Author(s) : Arkinstall, W.
Title : Medicinal and useful plants collected in the Manianga district of the Republic of Zaïre Revue de recherche scientifique. Spécial Médecine traditionnelle au Zaïre, Volume unique , pp135 - 158 (1979) Presses de l' Institut de Recherche Scientifique
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Cajanus cajan are used to make funnel and juice of leaves poured into eyes as treatment.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name : lukasa (Kikongo)
Reference HA 44
Author(s) : Ashidi, J.S. , P.J. Houghton, P.J. Hylands, T. Efferth
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and cytotoxicity testing of plants of South-western Nigeria used to treat cancer, with isolation of cytotoxic constituents from Cajanus cajan Millsp. leaves Journal of Ethnopharmacology 128, 501–512 (2010)
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078, 10) cancer, leaves of Cajanus cajan, poultice and as topic; concoction , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : otili (Yoruba)
Reference HA 49
Author(s) : Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, leaves of Cajanus cajan crushed or pounded, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mbaazi
Reference HA 58
Author(s) : Andriamparany, J. N ., K. Brinkmann, V. Jeannoda, A. Buerkert
Title : Effects of socio-economic household characteristics on traditional knowledge and usage of wild yams and medicinal plants in the Mahafaly region of south-western Madagascar Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 10:82, (2014)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism , aerial parts of Cajanus cajan, RNS., Mahafaly region
Region : Madagascar
Country : South-western Madagascar (Mahafaly region)
Vernacular name : ambatry
Reference HB 01
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Guérisseurs et plantes médicinales de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren, Belgique.Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 18, 214 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(006), H(022), H(033), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(068), H(104), H(113), H(201)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), seeds of Cajanus cajan, leaves of Lablab purpureus, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(016) breast inflammation, leaves of Cajanus cajan of Hyparrhenia sp of Mucuna stans, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(022), leaves of Cajanus cajan of Lysimachia ruhmeriana of Euphorbia hirta, decoction (H2O), enema
H(022), stems with leaves of Cajanus cajan, stems without leaves of Euphorbia hirta of Lysimachia ruhmeriana, to carbonize, VO.
H(033) femal, leaves of Cajanus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(037) cough, roots of Cajanus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), H(104), (impanga), barks of the underground part of Bridelia brideliifolia, seeds of Cajanus cajan, powder, VO.
H(051), roots of Cajanus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves, roots of Cajanus., decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(051), leaves of Cajanus cajan of Vernonia amygdalina, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068) intestinal parasitism, leaves of Cajanus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068) intestinal parasitism, seeds of Cajanus., to carbonize, VO.
H(068) intestinal parasitism, leaves of Cajanus cajan, leaves and roots of Vernonia amygdalina, decoction (H2O), VO., enema
H(113) rheumatism, leaves of Cajanus cajan of Clematis simensis, decoction (H2O), to pound, local application
H(201) again a spell, leaves of Cajanus., decoction (H2O), in rectum
H(201) again a spell, stems with leaves of Cajanus., decoction (H2O), in rectum
H(201) again a spell, stems with leaves of Cajanus cajan of Cissampelos mucronata of Hoslundia opposita, decoction (H2O), in rectum
H(201) again malediction, stem without leaves of Cajanus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(201) again malediction, leaves of Solanum dasyphyllum, stem without leaves of Cajanus cajan, to carbonize, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : urucaruzo, inkunde (Kirundi)
Reference HB 02
Author(s) : Boiteau, P.
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée.Précis de matière médicale malgache. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris 141 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) weening prention, seeds of Cajanus cajan, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : bokan'ambatry
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : Bouquet, A.
Title : Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms : H(031), H(036)
Recipes : H(031), leaves of Cajanus cajan, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(036) visual staggers, leaves juice, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 08
Author(s) : Bally, P.R.O.
Title : Native medicinal and poisonous plants of East Africa. Kew Bull., 1, 10 - 25, (1937)
Symptoms : H(008), H(103)
Recipes : H(008), leaves, RNS.
H(103), roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, seeds of Cajanus cajan
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : kandiangu (Umubumbu), ervilha-do-Congo (Portuguese)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) earache, roots of Cajanus cajan macerated in H2O, direct application
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mundogi (Chindau)
Reference HB 6k
Author(s) : Barnish, G. & S.K. Samai
Title : Some medicinal plant recipes of the Mende, Sierra Leone. Medical research council laboratory P.O.Box 81, Bo, Sierra Leone , 96 p., January l992 DVV sponsored, SLADEA PublicationKew 633.88 (10.2)
Symptoms : H(046), H(143)
Recipes : H(046), Leaves cooked and water drunk. Leaves crushed between stones or pounded with native clay and rubbed on body
H(143), leaves boiled and VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
Vernacular name : kollgo-binch (Krjo)
Reference HC 13d
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.IV. Angiosperms (Mimosaceae to Papilionaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 29, pp. 295 - 323, (1990)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach, decoction (H2O) , leaves and roots, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : mbaazi (Swahili)