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Official name : Cymbopogon giganteus Chiov.
Family : Poaceae

26 reference(s) related to this plant

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(013), H(051), H(099), H(130)
Recipes : H(013) cutaneous eruption, H(051), stem with leaves of Ocimum canum of Croton zambesicus of Cymbopogon giganteus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Eugenia aromatica, RNS.
H(099) epilepsy, whole plant of Cymbopogon giganteus, stem with leaves of Opilia celtidifolia, RNS.
H(130), barks stem, branch, trunk of Daniellia oliveri, whole plant of Kaempironia aethiopica of Cymbopogon giganteus of Cymbopogon schoenanthus… subsp. proximus of Hymenocardia acida, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : yakimooribou (Waama), meunououse (Yom)
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(037), H(113)
Recipes : H(037), aerian part of Cymbopogon giganteus, decoction (H2O), to dilute, VO.
H(037) child, aerian part of Cymbopogon giganteus, decoction (H2O), to dilute, VO. + porridge
H(113), aerian part of Cymbopogon., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : sabré (Hausa), goso (Zarma), gadjiali (Peuhl), abanazav (Tamacheck)
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(037), H(051), H(168), H(201)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, stem with leaves of Cymbopogon., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(051 ) paludism, leaves of Combretum micranthum, of Cymbopogon giganteus of Cassia occidentalis of Azadirachta indica of Cassia sieberiana of Musa sapientum of Carica papaya of Jatropha curcas of Byrsocarpus coccineus of Morinda lucida, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(168), stem with leaves of Cymbopogon., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, stem with leaves of Cymbopogon., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : koès (Anyanga), gossé (Bassar), montchidiinuni, djindjimokaral, djidjagl' (Moba)
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(005), H(014), H(051), H(090), H(099), H(126)
Recipes : H(005), H(090), ONS. of Tecla sudanica of Cymbopogon giganteus, RNS. (used in local sanitary centers)
H(014), H(051), H(126), ONS. of Cymbopogon giganteus, VO. + bath
H(099) analgic, ONS. of Cymbopogon giganteus, ONS. of Ficus gnaphalocarpa, ONS. of Pennisetum pedicellatum, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : cè kala (Bambara), dagé, gageli, nipéré (Peuhl)
Reference HB 09
Author(s) : Baumer, M.C.
Title : Étude et dossiers: catalogue des plantes utiles du Kordofan (Rép. du Soudan) particulièrement du point de vue pastoral. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 22, 4 - 5 - 6, 81 - 118, (1975)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051x) , plant, decoction (H2O)
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (Fulani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 27
Author(s) : Ben Saï, S.
Title : Médecine indigène et plantes médicinales au Soudan. Notes Africaines, 21, 6 - 8, (1944)
Symptoms : H(008), H(051)
Recipes : H(051), leaves of Cymbopogon giganteus, Bauhinia thonningii, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan
Vernacular name : tiekala (Bambara), koniore (Malinke, Kasombe), soke (Sominke)
Reference HF 01
Author(s) : Fernandez de la Pradilla, C.
Title : Des plantes qui nous ont guéris. Jeunesse d'Afrique, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso,Tome 1, 208 p., (1981), Tome 2, 101 p., (1985) Plantes médicinales contre les hépatites. Pabre, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 62 p., (1988)
Symptoms : H(020), H(051x), H(126)
Recipes : H(020) scorpion, inflorescence of Cymbopogon giganteus, powder, to dilute, to macerate, H2O of potash, massage
H(051x), twigs with flowers of Cymbopogon , to pound (H2O), infusion (H2O), to rub, VO.
H(126), roots of Terminalia macroptera, underground part , twigs with flowers of Cymbopogon giganteus, decoction (H2O), bath, enema, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HF 1k
Author(s) : Ferry, M.P. , M. Gessain & R. Gessain
Title : Ethnobotanique Tenda. Documents du Centre de recherches anthropologiques du Musée de l'Homme.Laboratoire associé au Centre national de la recherche scientifique, 180 p., (1 mai 1974)
Symptoms : H(000), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(000), barks Spathodea campanulata + leaves Cymbopogon gyganteus + H20, RNS.
H(051), leaves + H2O, wash
H(104), roots, flowers, decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (region between the towns of Kedougou et Yukunkun)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 04
Author(s) : Hodouto, K. - K.
Title : Etude chimique des plantes à flavonoides du Togo. Bull. Méd. Trad. et Pharm.,Vol. 4, n° 1, 31 - 48, (1990)
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099), leaves, nervous confusion
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 11
Author(s) : Haxaire Claudie (Pharmacienne)
Title : Phytothérapie et Médecine Familiale chez les Gbaya-Kara (République Centrafricaine) Thèse de doctorat, Université de Paris, Fac. Pharmacie., 320 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(018), H(036), H(051)
Recipes : H(018), drops in eyes from extract of leaves of a partial mixing of Aframomum cuspidatum, Aspilia africana , Cussonia arborea , Cymbopogon giganteus, Solanum lycopersicum , barks of Swartzia madagascariensis , roots of Cassia occidentalis
H(036), ONS., drops in eyes of a partial mixing of Acanthospermum hispidum , Ageratum conyzoides , Cymbopogon giganteus , Hymenocardia acida
H(051) paludism, steam bath Cymbopogon giganteus , Imperata cylindrica
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. not transposable
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(007), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(051x), H(076), H(091), H(103), H(104), H(126), H(170), H(201)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, twigs with flowers of Cymbopogon giganteus of Lippia adoensis, leaves of Ximenia americana of Combretum glutinosum of Guiera senegalensis, leaves and roots of Annona senegalensis, leaves of Ocimum basilicum, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus gnaphalocarpa, barks stem, branch, trunk of Parkia biglobosa of Acacia albida, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(037), summit with flowers of Cymbopogon giganteus of Lippia adoensis, leaves of Ximenia americana of Combretum glutinosum of Terminalia macroptera of Guiera senegalensis, leaves and roots of Annona senegalensis, leaves of Ocimum basilicum, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Sida rhombifolia, barks stem, branch, trunk of Acacia albida, to dry, powder, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(038), H(007), whole plant of Cymbopogon., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(051) ONS. of Cymbopogon., RNS., VO.
H(051) child, ONS. of Cymbopogon., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051x), leaves of Cymbopogon., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(076) stomatitis, vesicle, H(103) gingivitis, childs, leaves of Cymbopogon., to dry, to chew
H(091), whole plant of Cymbopogon., maceration (H2O), to wash
H(104) stomach, leaves of Cymbopogon., to dry, VO.
H(126) ONS. of Cymbopogon., RNS.
H(170), H(006), barks stem, branch, trunk of Sclerocarya birrea, leaves of Cymbopogon giganteus, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(170), barks stem, branch, trunk of Sclerocarya birrea, roots, leaves of Cymbopogon giganteus,decoction (H20), VO.
H(201), ONS. of Cymbopogon., RNS.
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Diospyros mespiliformis of Mitragyna inermis of Guiera senegalensis of Piliostigma thonningii of Cymbopogon giganteus, decoction (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(007), H(051), H(051x), H(091), H(126)
Recipes : H(007), H(051), leaves of Bauhinia reticulata , Afrormosia laxiflora, Cymbopogon giganteus, RNS., VO., bath and steam bath
H(091)young childs, decoction of ONS. of Cissus rubiginosa of Cymbopogon giganteus, VO.
H(126), serious icterus , root's stems Terminalia, Cymbopogon giganteus, Spondias mombin, Morinda lucida , decoction (H2O), VO. + friction with residues
H(126), H(051x), top of the stems with flowers, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(126), H(051x), Cymbopogon giganteus , stems, rhizom, roots, pounded + lemon, to make a dough, friction + ventualy spices as Aframomum melegueta (maniguelte), Zingiber officinale (ginger), Piper umbellatum (Guinea peper)
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : beignefala (Colons), kourou kounou (Senoufo), nouyapien (Tagouana), tiékala (Bambara), sourougoubi, boborasien (Dioula), awendé (Baoulé), wozomo (Abron), fimou (Koulango), mofogo (Mossi), natarnoza (Gourounsi)
Reference HK 46
Author(s) : Keita, S.
Title : Tisane aux cinq plantes Afr. Méd., 14, (130), 423 - 426. (1975)
Symptoms : H(006), H(007), H(091), H(126)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, H(006) purgative, H(007) diuretic, H(091) tonic, H(126) hepatitis, 16 gr of leaves of Combretum micranthum + 7 gr of young leaves of Cassia occidentalis + 7 gr de tiges et leaves of Cymbopogon giganteus + 2 gr leaves of Cymbopogon citratus + 2 gr de stems, leavesand flowers of Melissa piperita, decoction in 1 l. H2O during 15 ' + 150 gr suggar, VO after cooling (400 ml per day during several days as diuretic, 200 ml per day during 10 day as tonic, 250 ml 1 day as laxative and purgative, 200 ml per day during 20 day again hepatitis)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : tiékala (Bambara)
Reference HK 51
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Les plantes médicinales, toxiques et magiques des Niominka et des Socé des Iles du Saloum (Sénégal) Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 279 - 334 (1964)
Symptoms : H(027x), H(051), H(104), H(113), H(201)
Recipes : H(027x) femals who have aborted, ONS., decoction en boisson, decoction for femal toilet and for bath .(receipts les Niominka)
H(051), ONS., child with fever, decoction, VO. (receipts les Niominka)
H(104) stomach ache, ONS., decoction, VO.
H(113) ONS., joint pain. fumigations
H(201) for the Socé it is a fetish for ill people. The plant hang in the house
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Saloun island)
Vernacular name : iniak (Niominka) ; beignfalo, wakassala (Socé)
Reference HK 57
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : Note sur quelques plantes médicinales des Bassari et des Tandanké du Sénégal oriental. Bulletin de l' I.F.A.N., Tome 26, série A, n°2,(1964)
Symptoms : H(091), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) blennorrage, decoction H2O of the whole plant of Cymbopogon giganteus, VO.
H(091) eases fatigue, decoction H2O of the whole plant, bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Bassari and Tandanké of eastern Senegal)
Vernacular name : edigiteu (Tandanké)
Reference HK 73
Author(s) : Kerharo, J.
Title : L'aromathérapie et la gemmothérapie dans la pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 18, n°4-6, pp. 109-141; Avril-mai-juin 1971. https://doi.org/10.3406/jatba.1971.6847
Symptoms : H(007), H(027x), H(051), H(076), H(091), H(100), H(103), H(195)
Recipes : H(195) Wolof and Sérer still advise a decoction of roots and leaves of Cymbopogon giganteus (bègnfala) with bark of Sclerocarya birrea for dropsy
H(051), H(027x) by the Serer and the Niominka of Saloum the decoction is given in drink to the febrile children and the women having aborted..
H(103), H(076) In Casamance the dry leaves serve as masticatory for gingivitis, canker sores and various stomatitis of children
H(007), H(100), H(091) In eastern Senegal the whole plant macerate is given as a drink as diuretic, gonorrhea and in general body wash as a defatigant
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bègnfala, gadié (Wolof) : mbal (Sérer) : iniak (Niominka); tièn-kala (Malinké, Bambara ) : bèngnfalo, wa, wakasala; (Socé) : konioré (Sarakolé): dagé (Peul) : nipéré (Toucouleur): ébukay (Diola
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(201)
Recipes : H(201) mental diseases, roots and leaves of Diospyros mespiliformis of Mitragina inermis of Piliostigma thonningii of Guiera senegalensis of Cymbopogon giganteus (?), RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HN 08
Author(s) : Nacoulma - Ouedraogo, O., J. Millogo - Rasolodimby & S. Guinko
Title : Les plantes herbacées dans la thérapie des piqûres d'insectes. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 11 - 12, 1 65 - 176, (1997 - 1998)
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) insects, leaves , local application, VO. (spins, scorpion)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HO 27
Author(s) : Ouôba, P., , A. M. Lykke, J. Boussim & S. Guinko
Title : La flore médicinale de la Forêt Classée de Niangoloko (Burkina Faso) Etudes flor. vég. Burkina Faso 10, 5-16 Frankfurt / Ouagadougou, Oktober/octobre 2006 ISSN 0943-2884
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108) sinusitis, mix the whole plant of Cymbopogon giganteus with the leaves of Fluggea virosa; decoction, fumigate with steam; also take the decocted in bath and drink
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HP 1k
Author(s) : Palayer, P.
Title : Lexique de plantes du pays Sar.Plantes spontanées et cultivées.Tome 2, 78 p., (1977) Collège Charles Lwanga.C.E.L. Sarh-Tchad.Publié avec le concours financier de l'UNESCO.
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108), cold, inhalation , wash the head
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered