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Official name : Cola cordifolia (Cav.) R. Br.
Family : Sterculiaceae

11 reference(s) related to this plant

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(037), H(193)
Recipes : H(037) lungs, leaves of Cola cordifolia , decoction (H2O), VO.
H(193), seeds of Cola., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : n'daba nogo (Bambara)
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(007), H(109), H(111)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(007) diuretic, ONS of Cola cordifolia, RNS.
H(109) back ache, decoction ONS., RNS.
H(111) burn, to wash with the decoction of dry leaves of Aloe buettneri, local application of the barks juice of Cola cordifolia and the moss of pounded roots of Terminalia glaucescens (very good results)
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : taba, tawa, tigba (Malinke)
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(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit of Cola cordifolia children eat the sweet pulp that surrounds seeds (HP 53 Pobeguin 1906 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : taba, ntaba, bambana taba (Malinké).
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(004), H(091), H(095), H(097z), H(111), H(190)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(097z) skin inflammations and H(111) burns, H(091) anemia , H(190) blood disorders, seeds, stem of Cola cordifolia, RNS.
H(095) food, ONS, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : m'bué (Balanta), budjanhi (Biafada), mandjanja, manjandja (Guinean creole), utuludjene (Djola), tábá (Fula), tabô (Mandinga)
Reference HG 21
Author(s) : Grønhaug, T. E., S.G. Glaeserud, M. Skogsrud, N. Ballo, S. Bah, D. Diallo & S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of six medicinal plants from Mali, West-Africa. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 4 : 26 (2008) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/4/1/26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(004), H(005), H(008), H(018), H(033y), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(082), H(091), H(097), H(109), H(137), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) old wounds, stem barks of Cola cordifolia, 2 parts, :1) soaked in H2O, 2) burned, wound is washed with H2O and then covered with ash
.H(005, 1) oedema, powder of the stem bark, VO. , patient should not eat sugar, salt or milk during the treatment.
H(008, 2) +H(037, 2) diarrhoea and coughing, decoction of stem barks of Cola cordifolia , VO. and body bath
H(008, 1) +H(037, 1) diarrhoea and coughing, decoction of leaves and stem bark, VO. and body bath
H(008, 1) diarrhoea childeren, leaves decoction, VO. and body bath
H(018, 2) severe headache , leaves of Cola cordifolia of Loranthus sp.., decoction powder, inhale steam, wash head and throw powder into fire, inhale smoke.
H(018, 1) severe headache, decoction of leaves and stem bark, VO.
H(018, 1) severe headache, stem bark of Cola cordifolia of Loranthus sp.., powder, thrown into fire, inhale smoke.
H(018, 2) headache, decoction of stem bark (from N-, E-, S-, W-side of the tree) + sea salt (optionally), wash head or steam bath of head
H(033y, 1) low semen production, powder of stem bark (E- and W-side of tree) + sea salt and H2O., VO.
H(037, 1) chest pain , decoction of stem bark (from N-, E-, S-, W-side of the tree), body bath and apply a piece of stem bark to the chest.
H(037, 1) chest pain , burned branches of Cola cordifolia + butter of Butyrospermum parkii, mixture of ash and butter is applied.
H(051, 2) fever (adults and children) , decoction of stem barks, VO. and/or body bath
H(051, 2) fever (adults and children), decoction of leaves and stem bark and/or (E-side of the tree) , VO. and/or body bath
H(051, 1) fever (adults and children), decoction of leaves, roots and stem bark (E-side of the tree) , VO. and/or body bath
H(051) paludism, decoction of stem barks, body bath
H(068, 1) schistosomiasis, decoction of roots (E- and W-side of tree), VO. and and body wash
H(082, 1) asthma, leaves soaked in H2O for 7 days, VO. and body bath
H(091, 1) quicker recovery after childbirth, decoction of stem bark (E- and W-side of tree), steam bath, VO. and body bath
H(097, 1) swelling of the testicles, leaves decoction, steam bath of the testis
H(104) stomachache, decoction of stem bark (from N-, E-, S-, W-side of the tree) + sea salt, VO.
H(109, 1) backache, powder of stem bark of Cola cordifolia + butter of Butyrospermum parkii, mixture is massaged into the painful areas
H(137, 1) general pain, decoction of stem bark (from N-, E-, S-, W-side of the tree), VO. and/or body bath
H(201, 1) preventionof child death , decoction of stem barks, body wash
H(201, 1) prevention of premature baby death, powder of stem barks of Cola cordifolia of the baba tree + H2O + food, body wash, consume
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Siby and Diolla
Vernacular name : n'tabanokò
Reference HG 59
Author(s) : Grønhaug, T. E., S. Glæserud, M. Skogsrud, N. Ballo, S. Bah, D. Diallo, B. S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of six medicinal plants from Mali, West-Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 4:26 (2008)
Symptoms : H(004), H(005), H(027u), H(027y), H(033y), H(037), H(040), H(068), H(097), H(104)
Recipes : H(018, 4) severe headache, leaves of Cola cordifolia , powder of Loranthus sp., decoction, inhale steam, wash head and throw powder into fire, inhale smoke.
H(018, 2), Stem bark and Loranthus spp., trown powder into fire, inhale smoke.
H(018, 2) Stem bark (from N-, E-, S-, W-side of the tree), decoction + sea salt (optionally), wash head or steam bath of head
H(137, 3) general pain, stem bark of Cola cordifolia (from E- and W-side of the tree), decoction VO. and/or body bath
H(037) chest pain, stem bark (from N-, E-, S-, W-side of the tree), decoction, body bath and apply a piece of stem bark to the chest.
H(037) chest pain, branches of Cola cordifolia, burned + butter from Butyrospermum parkii, mixture of ash and butter is applied
H(040) backache, stem bark of Cola cordifolia in powder + butter from Butyrospermum parkii
H(104) stomachache, stem bark (from E- and W-side of the tree), + sea salt, decoction, VO.
H(051, 2) fever (adults and children), stem bark, decoction, VO. and/or body bath
H(051) fever (adults and children), leaves and stem bark (E-side of the tree), decoction, VO. and/or body bath
H(051) fever (adults and children), leaves, roots and stem bark, decoction , VO. and/or body bath
H(051) fever (adults and children), leaves and stem bark, decoction , VO. and/or body bath
H(008, 2) diarrhoea (and coughing ), stem bark, decoction VO and body bath
H(008) diarrhoea (and coughing ), leaves anfd stem bark, decoction, VO and body bath
H(051) paludism, stem bark, decoction, body bath
H(004) old wounds, stem bark, first part soaked in water, second part burned, wound is washed with water and then covered with ash
H(082) asthma, leaves, soaked in water for 7 days, VO. and body bath
H(027u) prevention of death of children, stem bark of Cola cordifolia, decoction (Is used to prevent that another child dies if a child have died when it was carried at the mothers back).
H(027u), prevention of death of premature children, powder of stem bark of Cola cordifolia + stem bark from the Baba tree and VO.. Body wash and consume
H(033y) low semen production, powder of stem bark (E- and W-side of tree), sea salt and H2O, VO.
H(005) oedema, powder of stem barkin H2O, VO. (patient should not eat sugar, salt or milk during the treatment)
H(068) schistosomiasis, roots (E- and Wside of tree), decoction, VO. and body wash
H(097) swelling of the testis, leaves decoction, steam bath of the testis
H(027y) quicker recovery after childbirth, stem bark (E- and W-side of tree), decoction, steam bath, VO. and body bath.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali, regions around Siby and Dioila
Vernacular name : n'tabanokò (Bambara)
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(022), H(037), H(038), H(041), H(173)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, H(041) gangrene, barks stem, branch, trunk of Cola cordifolia, to pound, local application
H(022) ocytocic, stem without leaves of Cola cordifolia, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(037), bronchitiss diverses, barks stem, branch, trunk of Cola cordifolia, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(037) bechic, child, leaves of Cola., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), barks stem, branch, trunk of Cola cordifolia, ONS. of Parkia biglobosa of Khaya senegalensis, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(173), leaves of Cola., maceration (H2O), VO.
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(005), H(018), H(031), H(139), H(173)
Recipes : H(005), barks pulp + H2O with patash ashes, friction + lotion
H(018), H(031), barks pulp, enema + powder in nostril
H(139), to chew rootts of young plant
H(139), powder of roots in food
H(173), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : tawa (Dioula), tamba (Bambara), ntaba (Malinké), wama (Senoufo), wawap ou, awapou (Agni, Ashanti), gonomaï (Bété), waré, bafoalé (Agni), wobisé (Abron), wogolidio (Koulango), potié (Wobé), awa (Attié), bofoualé (Baoulé)
Reference HM 33
Author(s) : Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title : Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms : H(013), H(037), H(068), H(173)
Recipes : H(013) abscess,H(013) ulcers, barks of Cola cordifolia, plaster
H(037) bronchitis,H(037) pulmonary diseases, maceration des trunk barks of Cola cordifolia, RNS.
H(068) onchocerciasis , mistletoe powder of Cola cordifolia in karite butter (Butyrospermum pardoxum), body massages
H(173) leprosy, maceration of leaves of Cola., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : ntaba (Bambara) (Malinke), wongo (Minyanka), woma, wongo (Senoufo), tabai (Peuhl)
Reference HN 41
Author(s) : Nergard, C.S. , T. P. Than Ho, D. Diallo, N. Ballo, B. S. Paulsen and H. Nordeng
Title : Attitudes and use of medicinal plants during pregnancy among women at health care centers in three regions of Mali, West-Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:73 (2015)
Symptoms : H(051), H(075), H(201)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, H(075, 1) to increase appetite, H(201, 06) well-being, eat fruits or drink boiled decoction of plant bundles (mainly leaves), vapor may be inhaled from Cola cordifolia
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Siby, Dioila and Bamako.)
Vernacular name : n’tabanoko
Reference VP 06
Author(s) : Pordié, L. & M. Magaud
Title : Soins vétérinaires populaires en pays peul. Le cas de la trypanosomiase animale. Ethnopharmacologia, no 27, p.12 - 30 (septembre 2001). Bulletin de la société française http://www.ethnopharmacologia.org/default.asp?page=revued'ethnopharmacologie et de la société européenne d'ethnopharmacologie
Symptoms : V(000)
Recipes : Vb(000), ONS., RNS. Because of the heterogeneousness of knowledges and practices (sometimes magic), the mixture of the categories of diseases on behalf of the tribes Peul, the authors do not make any report with pathologies
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Peul of the Sine salum region)
Vernacular name : tabayi