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Official name : Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus limonum Risso

108 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 B7 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J., R. Claisse, J. Fleurentin & C. Younos
Title : Repertory of standard herbal drugs in the Moroccan pharmacopoea Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 35, pp. 123 - 143 (1991) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/037887419190064K
Symptoms : H(175x)
Recipes : H(175x) cosmetic, against facial pigmentation marks, fruits of Citrus limonum, RNS. (cultivated plant)
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : lim-deqq
Reference E1 Nord
Author(s) : El-Hilaly Jaouad. , Mohamed Hmammouchi & Badiâa Lyoussi
Title : Ethnobotanical studies and economic evaluation of medicinal plants in Taounate province (Northern Morocco). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 86, pp. 149-158 (2003) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103000126
Symptoms : H(175x)
Recipes : H(175x) cosmetic, crushed flowers, local application
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (Tatouane province)
Vernacular name : limûn
Reference E5 Nord
Author(s) : El Azzouzi, F. & Zidane, L.
Title : La flore médicinale traditionnelle de la région de Béni-Mellal (Maroc) Journal of Applied Biosciences 91:8493 – 8502 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v91i1.8
Symptoms : H(018), H(107), H(118)
Recipes : H(018) cephalalgias, compresses of Citrus limon are applied on the temples
H(107) typhoid, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Allium cepa and Citrus limon in poultice
H(118) tonsillitis, H(179) kidney diseases, juice of fruit, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (region of Béni-Mellal)
Vernacular name : lhamed (Arabic), citronnier (French)
Reference H2 Nord
Author(s) : Souâda Hseini & Azzeddine Kahouadji
Title : Étude ethnobotanique de la flore médicinale dans la région de Rabat (Maroc occidental) Lazaroa 28: 79-93. 2007 http://revistas.ucm.es/index.php/LAZA/article/viewFile/LAZA0707110079A/8895 + Analyses floristique et ethnobotanique des plantes vasculaires médicinales utilisées dans la région de Rabat (Maroc occidental) Lazaroa 28: 93-100. 2007
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, f) fever, cataplasm of ONS. of Eucalyptus globulus, Marrubium vulgare, Citrus limon, Allium cepa
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : not registered
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(006), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(104), decoction of roots of Nauclea latifolia, ripe fruit of Citrus limon, to dilute (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
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), H(104)
Recipes : H(068) helminth, ripe fruit of Tamarindus indica of Acacia nilotica of Citrus limon, tuber of Manihot esculenta, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), aerian part of Cassia nigricans, ripe fruit of Tamarindus indica of Citus limon, maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : not registered
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(006), H(033), H(037), H(104), H(106), H(118), H(151)
Recipes : H(006), leaves of Erythrina senegalensis, barks of the underground part of Uraria picta, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Citrus limon, decoction (H2O), VO., not for pregnant women
H(006), roots of Holarrhena floribunda of Strophanthus hispidus, ripe fruit of Citrus limon, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, roots of Cassia sieberiana, ripe fruit of Citrus limon, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(037), H(118) rhino-pharingitis, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, epicarpe of Citrus limon, decoction (H2O), VO. + sugar
H(104), stem with leaves of Securinega virosa, , rhizome of Zingiber officinale, almond of Monodora myristica, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Citrus limon, seeds of Piper nigrum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(106) tabagisme, roots of Parquetina nigrescens, ripe fruit of Citrus limon, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(151), roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Crateva religiosa, ripe fruit of Citrus limon, stem with leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, whole plant of Acanthospermum hispidum, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
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(038), H(100)
Recipes : H(038), H(100), leaves of Combretum micranthum, ripe fruit of Citrus limon, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(078), H(158)
Recipes : H(078) uterus, H(158), roots pounded Aframomum melegueta of Brillantaisia patula, ripe fruit Citrus limon, decoction (H2O) , enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 22
Author(s) : Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title : Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) veneral disease), roots of Carica papaya of Parinari curatellifolia of Citrus limon of Terminalia sericea , decoction (H2O), VO (1 table spoon)
H(100), roots Albizia anthelmintica decoction (H2O) of Citrus limon, VO. and bath
H(100), roots Aloe chabaudii of Tabernaemontana elegans of Carica papaya of Citrus limon, decoction (H2O), VO + bath.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshikavhavhe (Luvenda)
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(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, juice of fruit of Citrus limon, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : lemon (Ibibio)
Reference HA 47
Author(s) : Abondo, A., F. Mbenkum & D. Thomas
Title : Ethnobotany and the medicinal plants of the Korup rainforest project area, Cameroon in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms : H(046)
Recipes : H(046) chicken pox, fruits juice of Citrus limon rubbed all over body
chicken pox, infusion of leaves and roots used to wash skin
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, roots decoction of Citrus limon, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mlimau
Reference HA 53
Author(s) : Amenu, E.
Title : Use and management of medicinal plants by indigenous people of Ejaji area (Chelya woreda) West Shoa, Ethopia: An Ethnobotanical Approach A Thesis submited to the school of graduate studies, Addis Ababan, Ethiopia, 104 p. June 2007
Symptoms : H(104), H(124)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, fruit of Citrus limon and bulb of Allium sativum are pounded together and mixed with honey and eaten with wheat bread.
H(124) nasal bleeding, liqud sap of Citrus limon is added to nose or the sap is iaken orally.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia, Oromya Region, West Shoa Zone in Chelya woreda.
Vernacular name : loomii (Afaan Oromoo)
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(074)
Recipes : H(074) internal infection, root decoction of Citrus limon, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : clédo (Fon)
Reference HB 24
Author(s) : Bhat, R.B. & T.V. Jacobs
Title : Traditional herbal medicine in Transkei. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 48, pp. 7 - 12, (1995) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/037887419501276J
Symptoms : H(037), H(108)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(108) cold, leaves, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Transkei)
Vernacular name : lemon (English)
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, elimau (Citrus limon) , ndembi (Lippia multiflora), hota-hota (Panicum maximum), nakokutu (Euphorbia candelabrum) to pound those plants, to macerate during 2 to 3 day, distilation to obtain a sirup , VO.
H(037) tuberculosis, elimau (Citrus limon), lalandja (Citrus sinensis), to boil during 40', at rest for some time, to filter + 250 gr alcool (otchi'etchi tchikolwisa), to shake, VO. 3 soup spoons, VO. 3 X / day
H(037) cough, H(108) cold, to pound lthe plants: makokutu (Euphorbia candelabrum), ndembi (Cymbopogon citratus), hota-hota (Panicum maximum), elimau (Citrus limon), maceration during 4 days, distil to obtain a sirup, decant : the upper part for adultes for cold, VO; + friction of the part of the skin between noze and eyes : the middle part for adults again cough, 3 soup spoons, 3 X / day : the lower partfor child cough mix with H2O, VO. 2 soup spoons, 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Hufla, Moxico, Luanda)
Vernacular name : elimau (Umbundu), limao (Portuguese)
Reference HB 30b
Author(s) : Betti, J. L.
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants among the baka pygmies in the Dja biosphere reserve, Cameroon. African Study Monographs, 25 (1) : 1 - 27, March 2004
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(126)
Recipes : H(008), fruit juice of of Citrus limon, VO.
H(014, 14) scabies, fruit of Citrus limon, stem of Costus afer, decoction, bath
H(126), fruit juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Dja reserve)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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 limon
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : limoeiro (Portuguese)