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Official name : Carapa procera DC.
Family : Meliaceae

39 reference(s) related to this plant

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(137), H(091), H(168)
Recipes : H(137) local, ashes whole plant of Carapa procera + H2O, friction + Tapinanthus sp.
H(137) local, ashes whole plant + H2O, friction
H(137)torticoli, tunc's barks, leaves, twigs, local application
H(091), hydrocéphal child, leaves decoction (H2O), bath
H(168), rhizom , ashes, powder, H2O, friction, + Anchomanes welwitschii
H(168), whole planf, oil+ friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 11
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J.J. Floret , S. Guinko, M. Koumaré, A. M. R. Ahyi, J. Raynal
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Mali. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 291 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(003), H(005), H(020)
Recipes : H(003), H(005) oedema, H(020) , oil of Carapa procera, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : kobi (Bambara)
Reference HA 23
Author(s) : Ambe, G. - A. & F. Malaisse
Title : Les plantes utilisées dans la médecine et la pharmacopée traditionnelles d'une population Malinke en Côte d'Ivoire. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 14, 121 - 130, (2000) completed by: Diversité des plantes médicinales et ethnotaxonomie en pays malinke de Côte d'Ivoire From the sources of knowledge to the medicines of the future, p 331 -338 HA 23b
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), dry seeds or oil
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : kobi (Dioula)
Reference HA 29 b
Author(s) : D. Kimurad
Title : The Bongando (Ngandu) farmers in the central Zaire, around Iyondje village adjacent to Wamba, the research base of Bonobos (N 0, E 22), Zone de Tshuapa, Region d'Equateur; collected by D. Kimura, in 1986-1989. in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), bokolo: "bokolo" is from ceremony, in which two persons become reconciled by eating this tree's leaf with food
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (around the Iyondje village, near Wamba, Shuapa, equatorial province)
Vernacular name : bokolo, (Bongando) (Ngandu)
Reference HA 29 f
Author(s) : H. Terashima, M. Ichikawa and M. Sawada
Title : The Efe Pygmies and the Balese farmers in the Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire, around Andiri village (N 1.55', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) baby, the plant is used to protect a newborn baby against evils and to pray for its healthy growth; a decoction (H2O) or infusion of the leaves, together with such plant as "mungulu" and "sungbe", is given as a wash to a baby everyday for 2-3 weeks after the birth
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire)
Vernacular name : mbolu (Balese), boru (Efe)
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) seeds of Carapa procera as edible oil
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : kobi (Dioula)
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(013), H(027), H(037), H(051), H(113), H(116), H(131), H(173)
Recipes : H(013) skin ulcer, H(113) rheumatism, H(131) pian, H(173) leprosy, ONS. of Carapa procera, RNS., external use
H(027) miscarriage,H(037) cough, H(051) fever, H(116) non occurrence of themenses, ONS, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : balou (Gouro), gboui (Malinke), kondou (Baoule), likpogré, lipogoré (Shien)
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(006), H(037), H(038), H(068), H(082), H(091), H(104), H(169)
Recipes : H(006),H(037) bronchitis, H(038), H(082), H(104), H(169), barks stem, branch, trunk of Carapa procera, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038, 2), barks stem, branch, trunk of Carapa procera + Croton haumaniamus + Picralima nitida, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), RNS, ONS.
H(091), H(139), barks stem, branch, trunk of Carapa, macerated in wine, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mubila nkumi (Laadi), mbuluku (Vili, Yoombe, Lumbu), ekara nguti (Laali), kisoloko (Yaa), mukukubi (Tié), mukala mbomo, kala mbomo, ekala mbomo (Mbaamba, Ndasa, Kôta), mubaba (Nzabi), mbili manganga (Sanga), fisi (Bomitaba), osiele (Mbôsi), ngodjo Bongili, Sanga, Babinga), mofesi (Enyélé), gozau (Bekwil)
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(006), H(202), H(203)
Recipes : H(006) seeds of Carapa procera provide a purgative oil
H(202) seeds of Carapa procera can be used to make soap
H(203) hard wood, compact, immune to attack by insects and termites (carpentry, woodworks, carts...).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : kobi, touloucouna (Malinké), gobi (Poular), gobi (Soussou).
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 : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) leaves of Carapa procera, forage (small ruminants).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : kobi, touloucouna (Malinké), gobi (Poular), gobi (Soussou).
Reference HC 52
Author(s) : Catarino, L. , P. J. Havik , M. M. Romeiras
Title : Medicinal plants of Guinea-Bissau: Therapeutic applications, ethnic diversity and knowledge transfer Journal of Ethnopharmacology 183, 71–94 (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2016.02.032
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137) pains, seeds of Carapa procera, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : caranhane (Bijagó), punhe (Balanta-mané), cola-amargoso, cola-malegossa (Guinean creole), kola-malgos, pada-di-kola, siti-malgos (Creole; Senegal´sflora), bunhogone (Djola), boculamape (Busseu-uliba), boncom-hadje, gobi, mambodadje (Fula), maló, boncom-ô (Mandinga), bépale, buaque, cóque (Manjaco), bóco (Pepel)
Reference HD 13
Author(s) : Disengomoka, I. & P. Delaveau
Title : Medicinal plants used for child's respiratory diseases in Zaire. Part I. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 8, pp. 257 - 263, (1983) Medicinal plants used for child's respiratory diseases in Zaire. Part II. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 8, pp. 265 - 277, (1983) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874183900636
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), roots, decoction in palm wine, VO., 1 glass 2X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : bula nima (Kikongo)
Reference HF 61
Author(s) : Addo-Fordjour, P, A. K. Anning, E. J. D. Belford & D. Akonnor
Title : Diversity and conservation of medicinal plants in the Bomaa community of the Brong Ahafo region, Ghana Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 2(9), pp. 226-233,( September 2008) http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137) body pains barks of Carapa procera, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Brong Ahafo region)
Vernacular name : kwaeebese
Reference HG 11
Author(s) : Grand, A. & P.A. Wondergem
Title : Les phytothérapies anti-infectieuses de la forêt-savane, Sénégal (Afrique occidentale)I. Un inventaire. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 21, pp. 109 - 125, (1987)
Symptoms : H(014), H(037)
Recipes : H(014) skin diseases, barks, roots Newbouldia laevis, Elaeis guineensis, Carapa procera, maceration, cataplasm
H(037), cough, tuberculosis, seeds, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Diola people, South Senegal)
Vernacular name : bukunum (Diola)
Reference HH 05
Author(s) : Hulstaert, G.
Title : Notes de Botanique Mongo. Acad. Roy. des Sc. d'Outre- Mer, Classe des Sc. Nat. & Méd., N.S. XV-3, 212 p., (1966)
Symptoms : H(041), H(045), H(104)
Recipes : H(041), stems barks, trunk, twigs, juice o Carapa procera, local application
H(045), stems barks, trunk, twigs, juice of Carapa., local application
H(104), stems barks, trunk, twigs of Carapa6/12/2004, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HJ 08
Author(s) : Jiofack, T., l. Ayissi, C. Fokunang, N. Guedje and V. Kemeuze
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of the upper Nyong valley forest in Cameroon African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(4). pp. 144-150, April, 2009 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, bark of Carapa procera, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(006), H(013), H(045), H(051), H(091), H(094), H(113), H(168)
Recipes : H(006), stems barks, trunk, twigs, decoction, VO.
H(013) boil, whitlow, leaves of Borreria verticillata, pulp, local application + huile of Carapa procera
H(013) , stems barks, trunk, twigs,decoction, bath
H(045)antiseptique, stems barks, trunk, twigs,decoction, local application +Tetrapleura tetraplera
H(051), stems barks, trunk, twigs, decoction, VO, H(091),stems barks, trunk, twigs, decoction, bath
H(094), oil, applic local application
H(113) rheumatisme, stems barks, trunk, twigs, decoction, bath
H(168), stems barks, trunk, twigs, decoction, bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
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(037), H(051), H(091), H(113), H(173)
Recipes : H(001), pounded barks, maceration, to wash
H(037), pounded barks, maceration, VO., cough
H(051), barks, decoction (H2O) or pulp diluted H2O, RNS.
H(091), leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(113), oil, friction, rheumatism
H(173), juice + charcoal, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : wéwé, kokoué (Krou), koundou, loukrou (Baoulé), kouloupia, niamalango (Koulango), dona (Abé), bibi-abé, kangasakié (Attié), sorowa, soroua (Agni), akaumassé, elakoumi (Apollonien), (Fanti), alla, allahia (Ébrié), touloucouna, kobi (Malinké)
Reference HK 25
Author(s) : Keita, S. M. & al.
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique traditionnelle de quelques plantes médicinales anthelminthiques de la Haute-Guinée (République de Guinée) Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 13, 49 - 65, (1999)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), seeds, oil, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Republic of)
Vernacular name : kobii (Manika), gobi (Pular), goobi (Soso)
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title : Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms : H(118), H(126), H(151), H(171), H(176)
Recipes : H(118) pharyngitis, pressed juice of the leaves of Carapa procera, gargle
H(118) pharyngitis, decoction of leaves steam bath
H(126) cirrhosis of liver decoction of the root of Clerodendrum silvanum of Cephaelis suaveolens and of Carapa procera as liquid for cooking
H(126) cirrhosis of liver roots decoction as cooking liquid for the patient's food
H(151) hypertension, decoction of trunk bark VO.
H(171) diabetes decoction of leaves of Aframomum angustifolium of Carapa procera, Costus lucanusianus, Thomandersia hensii, Platycerium angolense and Centella asiatica. steam bath
H(171) diabetes, decoction of leaves of Centella asiatica of Carapa procera, Costus lucanusianus, Aframomum laurentii, Thomandersia hensii and Platycerium angolense, steam bath and body
H(171) diabetes, decoction of trunk bark VO. or enema
H(176) gibbosity, decoction of the root of Renealmia africana of Carapa procera: as cooking liquid of Fuku (porridge made of manioc flour)
H(176) gibbosity, lotion with boa fat with ashes of the roots of Renealmia africana of Carapa procera and of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii in friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (City of Gemena, Gemena (Tandala-Ngumu) , of Bumba and suburbs)
Vernacular name : bopee (Likula), damadili (Ngwaka), ligbokolo (Ngombe)