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Official name : Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Family : Rutaceae

105 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference B6 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J.
Title : La pharmacopée marocaine traditionnelle: Médecine arabe ancienne et savoirs populaires. Ibis Press, 764 p. (1997)
Symptoms : H(001), H(034), H(051), H(077), H(135)
Recipes : H(034), H(051), H(077), H(135),fruit juice, VO.
H(001)new. born, juice, wash eyes
H(034), leaves, infusion, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : hâmmed (Moroco), lim (Oriental Moroco), citronier, lime (the fruit) (local French)
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(008), H(037), H(051), H(091), H(098), H(103), H(104), H(126), H(157)
Recipes : H(008), ripe fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, juice, VO. + salt
H(037), ripe fruit of Citrus., juice, to dilute, VO. + honey
H(051) paludism, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, leaves of Citrus aurantifolia of Euphorbia hirta , ONS. of Allium ascalonicum, to pound, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Anogeissus leiocarpa of Mangiirona indica of Citrus aurantifolia of Lophira alata of Terminalia glaucescens of Lippia multiflora, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Piliostigma thonningii of Alstonia boonei, barks stem, branch, trunk of Harungana madagascariensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Azadirachta indica, roots, leaves of Citrus aurantifolia of Morinda lucida of Rauvolfia vomitora of Spondias mombin of Trema guineensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051) paludism, fruit of Capsicum frutescens, leaves of Citrus aurantifolia of Euphorbia hirta, ONS. of Allium ascalonicum, to pound + H2O, VO.
H(091) drepanocytosis, roots of Alafia barteri of Citrus aurantifolia of Citropsis articulata of Securinega virosa, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, barks stem, branch, trunk of Tricalysia macrophylla of Garcinia kola, decoction (H2O), VO., local application
H(098), leaves of Allium ascalonicum, ripe fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Citrus aurantifolia of Xylopia aethiopica, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pteleopsis suberosa of Enantia chlorantha of Acacia nilotica of Nauclea pobeguinii, roots of Anogeissus leiocarpus of Morinda lucida, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(103), roots of Citrus., maceration (alcohol), mouth wash
H(104), ripe fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, ONS. of Jatropha gossypiifolia, juice, to dilute, to filter, VO. + alcohol
H(126) + H(051) hepatitis and fever, leaves of Héliotropium indicum, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(157) child, ripe fruit of Citrus., juice, + black soap + iron, bath
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(004), H(005), H(006), H(007), H(008), H(013), H(013), H(014), H(018), H(027z), H(031), H(036), H(037), H(038), H(046), H(051), H(082), H(099), H(104), H(108), H(126), H(130), H(151), H(157), H(162), H(168), H(171), H(201)
Recipes : H(004), aerian part of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(005), leaves of Coccoloba uviirona of Calotroppis procera, of Musa sp. of Citrus aurantifolia, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(005), barks of the underground part of Moringa oleiirona, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(006), whole plant of Physalis angulata, leaves of Carica papaya, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(007) diuretic, leaves of Citrus aurantifolia, bulb of Allium cepa
H(008), bulb Allium cepa, roots Citrus aurantiifolia, ONS. Xylopia aethiopica , roots of Uvaria chamae of Ocimum gratissimum, RNS.
H(008), bourgeon axillaire of Eugenia aromatica, ripe fruit of Capsicum sp. of Citus aurantifolia, RNS., VO.
H(008), stem with leaves of Dissotis rotundifolia of Citrus aurantifolia of Dyschoriste perrottetii, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008) + H(104) gastric ulcer, aerian part of Acanthospermum hispidum, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(013) , aerian part of Crateva religiosa, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) dermatosis, roots of Citrus. RNS.
H(018) , ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, juice leaves Acanthospermum hispidum, RNS.
H(027z) prolonged pregnacy?, leaves of Citrus aurantifolia, bulb Allium cepa, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(031) stitch in the side, roots of Crateva religiosa, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(036), roots of Citrus., RNS.
H(037), H(082), ripe fruit of Citrus., RNS.
H(037), barks stem, branch, trunk, ripe fruit of Citrus., RNS.
H(037), leaves of Indigoirona astragalina, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(037), leaves of Pavetta corymbosa, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(037) tuberculosis?, whole plant of Scoparia dulcis, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(038) endométrite, leaves of Morinda lucida of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), stems without leaves of Opuntia tuna, leaves of Jatropha curcas of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(046) measles, aerian part of Momordica charantia, leaves of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(051) paludism, ripe fruit, leaves of Citrus., RNS.
H(051) paludism, stem with leaves of Azadirachta indica, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(051), leaves of Clerodendrum polycephalum, ONS of Citrus aurantifolia of Capsicum frutescens, RNS.
H(051), decoction (H2O) stem with leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Citrus aurantifolia, the whole plant of Physalis angulata, RNS.
H(051), leaves of Clerodendrum polycephalum, ONS. of Citrus aurantifolia, ONS. of Capsicum frutescens RNS.
H(051), stem with leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Citrus aurantifolia of Physalis angulata, RNS.
H(051),H(013) skin eruption, whole plant of Physalis angulata, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(099) epilepsy, barks stem, branch, trunk of Bridelia ironruginea, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia of Monodora myristica, ONS. of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(104) colics, stem with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(104), stem with leaves of Acanthospermum hispidum, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(108) influenza, stem with leaves of Citrus.
H(126) + H(007), leaves of Spondias mombin of Annona muricata of Carica papaya of Newbouldia laevis of Citrus aurantifolia of Cymbopogon citratus, RNS.
H(126), roots of Schrankia leptocarpa, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, leaves of Commiphora africana, RNS.
H(126), stem with leaves of Ocimum canum of Dioscorea dumetorum, leaves of Citrus aurantiifolia, ripe fruit of Spondias monbin, RNS.
H(126), ONS. of Cassia occidentalis, aerian part of Citrus aurantifolia, ONS. Citrus aurantium, ONS. Ocimum canum, RNS.
H(126) + H(007) diuretic, stem with leaves of Gomphrena celosioides, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia
H(126) + H(007) diuretic, bulb Allium cepa, leaves Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(126), leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Cassia occidentalis, leaves of Moringa oleiirona of Citrus aurantiifolia, RNS.
H(126), leaves, ripe fruit of Citrus., RNS.
H(126), ripe fruit of Citrus., RNS.
H(126), leaves, roots of Citrus., RNS.
H(126), leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Citrus aurantifolia, roots of Elaeis guineensis of Cocos nuciirona, RNS.
H(126), leaves of Argemone mexicana of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(126), bulb Allium cepa, leaves Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(126) adult, stem with leaves of Acanthospermum hispidum of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(126), ONS. of Cassia occidentalis, aerian part of Citrus aurantifolia, ONS. Citrus aurantium, ONS. Ocimum canum, RNS.
H(126), leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Citrus aurantifolia, Elais guineensis, Cocos nuciirona, RNS.
H(126) + H(007), leaves of Spondias mombin of Annona muricata of Carica papaya of Newbouldia laevis of Citrus aurantifolia of Cymbopogon citratus, RNS.
H(126), leaves of Argemone mexicana of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(130) hemiplegia, leaves of Portulaca oleracea, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(130), ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, stem with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, RNS.
H(151), aerian part of Acanthospermum hispidum, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia , decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(151) stem with leaves of Citrus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(157), ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, RNS.
H(157), leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia
H(157), stem with leaves of Pergularia daemia, leaves of Gossypium barbadense, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(157), leaves of Rauvolfia vomitora, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, ONS. of Piper guineense of Monodora myristica, RNS.
H(157) + H(006) laxative, leaves of Rauvolfia vomitora, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(162), ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, leaves of Acanthospermum hispidum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(168), barks of the underground part of Crateva religiosa, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(168), roots of Rhaphyostylis beninensis of Carissa edulis of Citrus aurantifolia of Nauclea latifolia of Fagara zanthoxyloides, barks stem, branch, trunk of Bridelia ironruginea, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(171) sugared jaundice, leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, roots of Citrus aurantifolia of Nauclea latifolia, RNS.
H(201, 2) psychosis, roots of Rauvolfia vomitora, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : wountchi wouli (Adja), klé (Fon, Goun), ossan (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(002), H(026), H(037), H(038), H(082), H(094)
Recipes : H(002), leaves of Solanum gilo, stems without leaves of Saccharum officinarum, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(026), decoction (H2O) of roots of Nauclea latifolia, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, to dilute, VO.
H(037) cough, leaves of Annona muricata of Cymbopogon citratus of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(037), pulp fruit of Citrus., juice, VO. + sugar
H(037), leaves of Gossypium barbadense, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038) infection génitale male, H(038) infection urinaire, roots of Citrus, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(082), bulb Allium sativum, fruit Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(094), decoction (H2O) of roots of Nauclea latifolia, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, to dilute, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : malimbungo (Boko), malinboungo (Tsaangui)
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(005), H(006), H(033), H(038), H(046), H(051), H(055), H(091), H(099), H(099), H(122), H(126), H(130), H(157)
Recipes : H(005), roots of Carica papaya of Fagara zanthoxyloides, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction, VO. + enema
H(005), roots of Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO. +enema
H(033) femal, ripe fruit of Citrus., juice, faire bouillir with du iron, VO.
H(038), roots of Anthocleista djalonensis, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(046) measles, barks stem, branch, trunk of Burkea africana, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves of Gomphrena celosioides, leaves, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) anemia, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, juice heated with iron + K, VO.
H(099) + H(055) + H(006), roots of Calliandra portoricensis, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(099), barks stem, branch, trunk of Kigelia africana, stem with leaves of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(122), ripe fruit of Citrus., juice heated with iron + K, VO.
H(126), roots of Cassia siamea, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(126), stem with leaves of Gomphrena celosioides, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(126), stems without leaves of Sorghum bicolor, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(130), ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, stem with leaves of Citrus aurantifolia, to carbonize, to grind, scarifications
H(157), roots of Spondias mombin, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, to carbonize, powder, VO. + scarifications
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : mutivuyu (Akposso), citronnier (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(018), H(026)
Recipes : H(018), leaves of Citrus aurantiifolia, fumigation
H(026), leaves of Lawsonia inermis, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia , decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : maniya mroundra (Anjouan island), oranger (French)
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(037), H(055), H(093)
Recipes : H(037), leaves of Eucalyptus sp. of Citrus aurantiifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(093), ripe fruit of Citrus., juice, VO. + salt
H(093) + H(055), roots of Citrus., to pound, infusion (H2O), to filter, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 21
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, P. Chibon, H. de Vecchy, E. Duboze, J. Eymé, J.- N. Gassita, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, M. Le Bras, I. Mourambou, E. Mve - Mengome, M. - G. Nguéma, J. - B. Ollome, P. Posso, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Gabon. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 294 p., (1984) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(129)
Recipes : H(129), pulp fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, juice, local application + palm oil
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : lemon (Fang), citronnier (French)
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(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, juice of fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : mkpiri osokoro (Ibibio)
Reference HA 39
Author(s) : Abo, K. A., A.A. Fred-Jaiyesimi, A.E.A. Jaiyessimi
Title : Ethnobotanical studies of medicinal plants used in the management of diabetes mellitus in South Western Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 67- 71, (2008)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 13) diabetes, fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia in infusion or limonade, VO. (cure during 1 to 6 months)
Region : West Africa
Country : South Western Nigeria
Vernacular name : osan wewe, lime (local English)
Reference HA 46
Author(s) : Asase, A., G. A. Akwetey, D. G. Achel
Title : Ethnopharmacological use of herbal remedies for the treatment of malaria in the Dangme West District of Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 129, pp. 367- 376, (2010)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 4) paludism, boil leaves of Mangifera indica with cut fruits of Citrus aurantifolia for about one hour and drink one cupful of decoction three times daily
H(051, 5) paludism, boil leaves of Psidium guajava with cut fruits of Citrus aurantifolia and drink one cupful of decoction twice daily.
H(051, 16 ), boil fruits and or leaves of Citrus aurantifolia with leaves of Azadirachta indica and drink cupfuls of decoction three times daily until recovered.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Dangme West District)
Vernacular name : abonua (Adangbe)
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), H(100)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(100) gonorrheal, roots decoction of Citrus aurantiifolia, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mndimu
Reference HA 54
Author(s) : Apema, R., D. Mozouloua, E. Kosh-Komba & Y. Ngoule
Title : Les plantes médicinales utilisées dans le traitement de l'hypertension artérielle par les tradipraticiens à Bangui http://www.gfmer.ch/Activites_internationales_Fr/PDF/HTA-Apema-2011.pdf
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, 100 g fresh leaves, pour 1.5 liters of boiling water, leave for a few moments then filter oand VO. , X? bamboo glass (morning and evening)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Bangui)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(007), H(037), H(091)
Recipes : H(007), leaves of Centella asiatica of Voacanga thouarsii of Citrus aurantium, decoction, to scrape, to dilute, VO. + sugar
H(037) hemoptysy, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, juice, to dilute (H2O), VO. (not for new born)
H(091) vitamin, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, juice, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : voasarimakirana, matsitso
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, leaves and fruits of Citrus aurantiifolia, leaves of Tamarindus indica, VO., 1 teacup 3 X / day during 3 days
H(068) urinary schistosomiasis, decoction of chopped fruits of Tamarindus indica of Cissus aurantifolia, VO. 3 teacups
H(068) urinary schistosomiasis aerian part of Leptadenia hastata, fruits of Tamarindus indica of Citrus aurantifolia, decoction, VO. 2 l. 1 X / day. during 4 days
H(068) urinary schistosomiasis, decoction of the whole plant of Nymphea micrantha, roots of Citrus aurantifolia, steam bath + VO. 1 teacup 3 X / day after a meal during 10 days
H(068) urinary schistosomiasis, leaves of Saba senegalensis, fruit of Tamarindus indica or Citrus aurantifolia, decoction, VO. 2 l. / day during 4 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Niono district)
Vernacular name : lemourou-koumouni (Bambara)
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(036), H(116), H(196)
Recipes : Harvest ripe fruits, young and mature fresh leaves of Citrus aurantifolia at any time of day
H(036) for dizziness: A handfuI of leaves of Citrus aurantifolia and one or two small bulbs of Allium sativum are ground together in one-half or one gIassful of water; the mixture is taken orally and also used to massage the face.
H(116) irregular menstrual flow: The fruit juice of Citrus aurantifolia is mixed with the infusion of the leaves of Jatropha gossypifolia in equal proportions and taken orally until the flow becomes regular.
H(196, f) for prevention of scurvy: The fruit juice is taken regularly
Region : West Africa
Country : Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name : osanwene (Yoruba), lemu (Hausa), ofofa-nta (Ibo)
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, fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : limoeiro (Angola), limeira (Portuguese)
Reference HB 44
Author(s) : Bekalo, T. H., S. D. Woodmatas, Z. A. Woldemariam
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by local people in the lowlands of Konta Special Woreda, southern nations, nationalities and peoples regional state, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5: 26 (2009) doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-5-26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) gale, washing the diseased part with infused leaves of Vernonia amygdalina and Ocimum lamiifolium et fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : loomiyaa (Konta)
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(037), H(046), H(100), H(103), H(157)
Recipes : H(037), Split and juice sucked out for cough. Juice is squeezed and and drunk
H(046), Young leaves pounded and rubbed on body. Leaves macerated in water and drunk, and fruit juice sucked
H(100) gono., roots and or leaves of Ficus exasperata , fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, they are boiled together, fillered, and the juice stored in bottles for drinking morning and evening
H(100) gono., fruit of Citrus aurentifolia, stem of Saccharum officinarum, stem of Costus afer, Boiled together and filtered. Juice drunk as required
H(100) gono., fruit juice of Citrus aurentifolia , leaves of Alchornea cordifolia and Ananas comosus ,the first two are pounded together and water added. Lime juice is added, well mixed and filtered. It is warmed in the sun and then botlled. Drunk as frequently as desired to induce urination
H(103), root bark is boiled, and the juice held in the mouth
H(157), leaves of Ocimum viride, juice of Citrus aurantifolia, seeds of Sesamum indicum, Child put in a fishing net. Ocimum seed roasted and ground and regularly given as a preventive, leaves crushed and rubbed with citrus, juice rubbed in eye and child forced to drink juice. Later sesamum-seed roasted and ground and regularly given as a preventive.
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
Vernacular name : lime
Reference HC 13e
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.V. Angiosperms (Passifloraceae to Sapindaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 33, pp. 143 - 157, (1991)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) bilharzia, roots infusion + fruit juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : mndimu (Swahili)