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Official name : Datura metel L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Datura alba Nees , Datura fastuosa L.

39 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 01
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., A. Abel, L. Ake Assi, D. Brown, K.S Chetty, L. Chong-Seng, J. Eymé, T. Friedman, J. N. Gassita, E. N. Goudotê, P. Govinden, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, G. Lailam, D. Landreau, G. Lionnet, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Seychelles. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 170 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(082), H(113)
Recipes : H(082), adults flowers of Datura metel, to dry in the shadow, to smoke as cigarets
H(113) rhumatism, pulp ripe fruit , massage
Region : Seychelles
Country : Seychelles
Vernacular name : herbe diable, fleur poison
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(082)
Recipes : H(082), flowers and leaves of Datura metel, to dry, cigarettes
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : ilali (Great Comoros)
Reference HA 09
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J. Eymê, J. - N. Gassita, E. Goudotê, J. Guêho, F. S. L. Ip, D. Jackaria, S. K. K. Kalachand, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, B. Landreau, A. W. Owadally, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques à Maurice (Iles Maurice et Rodrigues). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 214 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(130x)
Recipes : H(130x), cigarettes of leaves of Datura metel (toxic !)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : herbe diable, fleur trompette
Reference HA 10
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title : Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(172)
Recipes : H(172) dracunculosis, leaves of Datura metel, to soften at the heat of the fire, to grind, juice, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 40
Author(s) : Agyare, C. , A. Asase, M. Lechtenberg, M. Niehues, A. Deters, A. Hensl
Title : An Ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro confirmation of ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants used for wound healing in Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma area, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 125, pp. 393- 403, (2009)
Symptoms : H(004), H(094), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) chronic, old and new wounds, H(094) haemorrhoids, H(104) stomach ulcer, decoction, leaves of Lycopersicum esculentum, poultice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : pepediewuo (Asante-Twi)
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(082)
Recipes : H(082), cigarets of Datura. TOXIC !
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : ramiary
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(001)
Recipes : H(001), ONS. of Datura metel, suc again sty
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : batra (Malinke), geringuinfé (Ebrie)
Reference HB 22
Author(s) : Bilo, H. & C. Bilo - Groen
Title : Herbalism in Seychelles. Curare, Sonderband, 3, 393 - 402, (1985)
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082), dry the flowers and smoke like a cigarette
Region : Seychelles
Country : Seychelles
Vernacular name : fleur poison, fleur du diable (local), garden datura, thornapple (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(082), H(092), H(099)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, dry leaves of Datura., to smoke as a cigarette
H(082) asthma, roots barks or pounded roots of Datura., RNS.
H(092), Datura. could be toxic
H(099) insomnia, to add one dry leaf of Datura in a drink (to be care for the dosis)
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Cuanza Norte, Malanje, Golungo Alto, Dembos, Luanda)
Vernacular name : (nji la andundo (Kimbundu), jila adundo, jila andundu (Malanje, Golungo Alto), mutambela (Dembos), kimbota (Luanda), cornucopia, trombetilo-roxo, burbiaca (Portuguese)
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886) https://archive.org/details/b24400270
Symptoms : H(008), H(039), H(051), H(053), H(098), H(099), H(113), H(115), H(210)
Recipes : H(039) lice, decoction of 100 gr of leaves pounded of Datura alba (leaves du diable) + 200 gr d'hule of Sesamum indicum (gingel)i, filter, local application
H(053) otitis with phlegmon, decoction of seeds of Datura alba (datura) + olive oil, imbibe a piece of cotton, Introduire in l'oreille
H(082) asthma and neuralgic pains, roots of Datura alba (datura ou leaves du diable) séchées à l'ombre and réduite en filasse, fumer avant la crise 1,5 gr and aspirer in les bronches
H(113) rheumatism, poultice of Datura alba (datura)
H(113) rheumatism liminent, infusion Lukewarm in one cup oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) of 30 gr of seeds pounded of Datura alba (datura)
Datura alba is also involved in the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhea (bark astringente), H(051), H(098) cauchemars, terreurs nocturnes, H(099) calming, H(115) névralgies, H(210) narcotic
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : stramonium ou datura ou feuilles du diable (Creole) , oumatten (Tamoul)
Reference HG 14
Author(s) : Goossens, V.
Title : Catalogue des plantes du jardin botanique d'Eala (Congo Belge) Ministère des colonies, direction de l'agriculture, V. Goossens Bruxelles: Imprimerie industrielle et financière, 179 p., (1924)
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092), arrows poison, juice from leaves of Datura fastuosa + latex of Periploca nigricans
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo) (Mongo region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 20
Author(s) : Gurib-Fakim, Ameenah, Joseph Guého
Title : Plantes médicinales de l'île Rodrigues Stanley, Rose-Hill. Editions de l'océan indien - Université de Maurice (Réduit) , 580 p. (1994) (ISBN 99903-0-171-9)
Symptoms : H(082), H(130x)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, decoction of leaves of Datura metel, VO.
H(130x) Parkinson disease, dry leave of Datura metel as a cigarette, to smoke
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island
Vernacular name : fleur trompette, herbe diable
Reference HG 60
Author(s) : Göhre, Á., B. Toto-Nienguesse, M. Futuro, C. Neinhuis & T. Lautenschläge
Title : Plants from disturbed savannah vegetation and their usage by Bakongo tribes in Uíge, Northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:42 (2016) DOI 10.1186/s13002-016-0116-9
Symptoms : H(092), H(097), H(203)
Recipes : H(092) intoxicant, burn the seeds of Datura metel, inhalation
H(097) Inflammation, crushed leaves, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : northern Angola
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HH 14
Author(s) : Hutchings, A., J. van Staden
Title : Plant used for stress-related ailments in traditional Zulu, Xhosa and Sotho medicine. Par 1: Plants used for headaches. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 43, pp. 89 - 124 (1994)
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, H(082) asthma, leaves of Datura metel, smoked (Zulu)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa and Sotho zone)
Vernacular name : loyi, iyoli, iyoye, iyoyi (Zulu)
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(005), H(018), H(051), H(082), H(121), H(130)
Recipes : H(005), leaves of Datura metel, to pound, massage
H(018), barks stem, branch, trunk of Datura., pulp, onction
H(051) child, leaves of Datura metel, massage
H(082), leaves of Datura., fumigation
H(130) + H(121), leaves of Borreria verticillata, ONS. of Datura metel of Ainonia digitata, RNS., massage
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 12
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 384 - 444 (1964) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1964_num_11_10_2785 Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 543 - 599, (1964) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1964_num_11_12_2795
Symptoms : H(005), H(045), H(082), H(130)
Recipes : H(130) paralysis of limb and H(005) oedematous, medico-magic preparation, leaves pomade of Adansonia digitata of Borreria verticillata of Datura metel, onction
H(045) antiseptic on wounds, local application of pounded leaves of Datura. + salt (Tocolor receipt )
H(082) asthma, dried leaves used as tabac
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : katidatadé (Tocolor), yiyabudé, yiyabudi (Peul)
Reference HK 13
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J.O.
Title : Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(020), H(037), H(082), H(092)
Recipes : H(020) snake, roots, chewed, juice, VO.
H(037) cough, roots + leaves, pounded, dried, snoked as a cigarette or in in a pipe
H(082), flowers, RNS. asthma
H(092), roots + leaves, infusion (!!! poison)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Tanzania
Vernacular name : iwongewonge (Sukuma, Tanzania), mnanaha, mnawha (Swahili, Kenya)
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(113)
Recipes : H(113), leaves, stems, decoction (H2O), friction
toxic plant
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : zohé (Mossi), hanina (Bissa), niakwa (Bété), didin sourbi (Ebrié), aklanvoné (Baoulé), ioulousona (Gourounsi)
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(005), H(018), H(051)
Recipes : H(005) oedema, fresh leaves powder of Datura metel + salt, local application (Dinouarregion)
H(018) cephalalgy, unctions on the head and the fore head with a paste of barks and leaves (Bétanti region )
H(051) child with fever are put on a bed of leaves and massage with leaves (Bassar region)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Saloun island)
Vernacular name : indohkar, n'doharebin (Niominka) ; koubédiaro (Socé)
Reference HK 67
Author(s) : Kidane, B.,T. van Andel, L. .J. van der Maesen, Z. Asfaw
Title : Use and management of traditional medicinal plants by Maale and Ari ethnic communities in southern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 10:46 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/46
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, whole plant of Datura metel, VO./ local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern) (Maale and Ari ethnic communities)
Vernacular name : guni deshe (Araf)