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Official name : Cymbopogon proximus (Hochst. ex A. Rich) Stapf.
Family : Poaceae
Synonyms : Cymbopogon schoenanthus (L.) Spreng. subsp. proximum (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Maire & Weiller

10 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference B5 Nord
Author(s) : Boulos, L.
Title : Medicinal plants of North Africa. Reference Publications, Inc., 218 St. Clair River Drive, Box 344, Algonac, Michigan 48001, 286p. , (1983)
Symptoms : H(007), H(048), H(051), H(088), H(104), H(108), H(113), H(116), H(125), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : Dried tufts of plant burnt and fumes inhaled against influenza and some neurotic diseases, or tufts soaked in water for one week and the cold infusion is drunk
decoction of the lower part of the plant (without the flowers) for H(104) colic and fever; decoction of a mixture of the plant and A mbrosia maritima used for H(171) diabetes
Infusion of leaves H(007) diuretic, H(104) stomachic, lower the blood pressure (Cairo drug market)
plant infusion H(007) diuretic, H(116) , H(088) commetringent, H(048) carminative, H(125) sudorific, H(113) antirheumatic, infusion de fleurs H(051) fébrifuge
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Egypt, Libya
Vernacular name : half barr; adkhar, azkhar (Arabic), camel’s hay (English)
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(130)
Recipes : 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.
H(201), leaves of Vitex simplicifolia, roots of Lonchocarpus laxiflorus, whole plant of Cymbopogon schoenanthus… subsp. proximus of Hymenocardia acida, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : moushinnourtou (Berba)
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(020), H(027), H(033)
Recipes : H(020) scorpion, stems with leaves of Cymbopogon schoenanthus of Euphorbia hirta, to pound, local application
H(027), bark of the underground part of Cymbopogon schoenanthus … subsp. proximum, ripe fruit of Parkia biglobosa, powder, maceration (milk), porridge, VO.
H(033) femal, bark of the underground part of Carissa edulis of Hexalobus monopetalus of Annona senegalensis of Fagara zanthoxyloides, whole plant of Cymbopogon schoenanthus… subsp. proximus, ripe fruit of Neorautanenia pseudopachyrhiza, seeds of Aframomum melegueta of Pennisetum americanum of Cucurbita maxima, ripe fruit of Piper nigrum, powder, maceration, VO. + beer of mil
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : tchama (Nawdem), motsirinunu, djandjanmokl, tiabu (Gurmantché)
Reference HB 21
Author(s) : Boulesteix, M. & S. Guinko
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées par les Gbayas dans la région de Bouar (Empire Centrafricain). Quatrième colloque du Conseil africain de Malgache pour l'enseignement supérieur (C.A.M.E.S.), Libreville, Gabon, 23 - 52, (1979)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), leaves, decoction (H2O), VO. until recovery
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire)
Vernacular name : vavoin (Gbaya dialecte Bossangoa)
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(006), H(008), H(018), H(077), H(104), H(109)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), stems without leaves of Cymbopogon schoenanthus… subsp. proximus of Andropogon canaliculatus, to carbonize, powder, to dilute, VO.
H(008), H(008) lambiliasis, leaves of Mangifera indica of Psidium guajava of Anogeissus leiocarpa of Combretum ghasalense, stems without leaves of Cymbopogon schoenanthus… subsp. proximus, to dry, powder, VO.
H(008) lambiliasis, leaves of Psidium guajava, stems without leaves of Cymbopogon schoenanthus… subsp. Proximus, decoction, to dilute, VO. + sugar
H(109) sciatic, stems with leaves of Guiera senegalensis of Leptadenie hastata, whole plant of Cymbopogon schoenanthus… subsp. Proximus of Tapinanthus bangwensis, decoction (H2O), maceration, massage
H(018), bark of the underground part of Butyrospermum paradoxum… subsp. Parkii, roots of Cymbopogon schoenanthus… subsp. proximus, to carbonize, powder in karite butter, local application
H(018), barks stems , twigs, trunk of Butyrospermum paradoxum… subsp. Parkii, roots, stems without leaves of Cymbopogon schoenanthus… subsp. proximus, to carbonize, powder in karite butter, local application
H(077), stems without leaves of Cymbopogon schoenanthus… subsp. proximus of Andropogon canaliculatus, to carbonize, powder, to dilute, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
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 , roots, local application, VO. (spins, wasp,scorpion)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HS 08
Author(s) : Sita, G.
Title : Traitement traditionnel de quelques maladies en pays Bissa (République de Haute-Volta). Bulletin agricole du Rwanda, 11ème année, 1, 24 - 34, (1978)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) strong colic + vomit, to cvhew the young leaves of Cymbopogon schoenanthus + cola nuts, to swallow the juice
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : bounfâm (Bissa)
Reference VA 07
Author(s) : Agab, H.
Title : Traditional treatment methods of camels in eastern Sudanwith emphasis on firing. Journal of Camel Practice and Research, Volume 5, 1, 161 - 164, (1998)
Symptoms : V(099)
Recipes : Vch(099), leaves, decoction, spasmolytic, sedative
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (East)
Vernacular name : maharaib
Reference VD 05
Author(s) : Dim Delobson, A. A.
Title : Les secrets des sorciers noirs. Librairie E. Nourry Paris, 254 - 271, (1934)
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : V(037) plants pulverized + live coals + cow and dog excrements , cotton seeds, hot peper
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina-Faso
Vernacular name : somig (Zoulou)
Reference VN 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 : V(020)
Recipes : V(020), insects, leaves, external use + VO. , decoction or infusion (spider, scorpion)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered