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Official name : Datura stramonium L.
Family : Solanaceae

102 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(018), H(037), H(082), H(099), H(137), H(139)
Recipes : H(082) leaves used in fumigations and in cigarettes to ease asthma attacks
dried leaves smoked as cigarettes for the treatment of asthma, H(099) sedative, H(137) anesthetic
also smoked as cigarettes, alone or mixed with Atropa and Hyoscyamus, to act as H(166) antispasmodic, H(082) antiasthmatic, H(099) sedative, for H(108) coughs and H(018) violent headaches
fresh or dry seeds enter in H(139) aphrodisiac mixtures, similar to Atropa in action and toxicity.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocoo, Tunisia
Vernacular name : shedjret el-janna; tatura ; nefir; datura, semm el-far ; djahnama, messekra; shedjret el-jemel; iruit: djouza matel; seeds: habb el-ioua (Arabic), tabourzigt, tidiua (Berber) thorn-apple ; devil’s apple, devil’s trumpet . frech: datura (English), stramoine ; pomme épineuse ; herbe aux sorcières ; pomme du diable, endormie (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(092), H(210)
Recipes : H(092) toxic, H(210) narcotic, seeds of Datura stramonium, RNS.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : ssdeq j-jmel
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(092)
Recipes : H(092) toxic, raw seeds, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (Tatouane province)
Vernacular name : krenk
Reference E2 Nord
Author(s) : Eddouks, M., M. Maghrani, A. Lemhadri, M. -L. Ouahidi & H. Jouad
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of medicinal plants used for the treatment of diabetes mellitus, hypertension and cardiac diseases in the south-east region of Morocco (Tafilalet) . Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 82 (2002) pp. 97 - 103 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102001642
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(034), H(151); aerial part, RNS
Region : North Africa
Country : Morocco (Tafilalet region )
Vernacular name : chdak ejmel
Reference E3 Nord
Author(s) : El-Rhaffari L., A. Zaid
Title : Pratique de la phytothérapie dans le sud-est du Maroc (Tafilalet). Un savoir empirique pour une pharmacopée rénovée. From the sources of knowledge to the medicines of the future Actes du 4ème Congrès européen d'ethnopharmacologie , 11 - 13 mai 2000, Metz (France), pp.293 - 317 Edition IRD (Institut de Recherche pour le Développement), Paris, 2002
Symptoms : H(037), H(082), H(099), H(126), H(139), H(167)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(082) asthma, H(099) trembling oldest, cataplasm of leaves of Datura stramonium, local application :
H(037) cough, H(082) asthma, H(099) trembling oldest, H(167) hallucinogenic, tea of leaves, VO.
H(082) asthma, flowers + plant mixture, in cigarette, smoke
H(126) icterus / jaundice, H(139) frigidity, H(167) hallucinogenic, flowers en tea, VO.
H(167) hallucinogenic, seeds for tea, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Morocco (southeastern) (Tafilalet)
Vernacular name : tabourziget / tabourzizt
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(201)
Recipes : H(201) psychosis, stem with leaves of Datura stramonium, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, juice leaves of Datura stramonium, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
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(043)
Recipes : H(043), leaves, pulp of Datura stramonium of Sida acuta of Cassia tora of Cassia occidentalis, unguent
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : anonmagbé (Adja)
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 stramonium, to dry, to inhale (toxic !)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : fleur trompette
Reference HA 1k
Author(s) : Ainslie, J.R.
Title : A list of plants used in native medicine in Nigeria. Imperial Forestry Institute.University of Oxford, Institute Paper, n° 7, (1937)
Symptoms : H(018), H(013), H(020), H(094), H(113), H(137), H(175), H(210)
Recipes : H(137), juiice of leaves, sores, RNS.
H(210), boiled leaves, narcotic, RNS.
H(020), powder leaves + oil, bite scopion, RNS.
H(175) + H(113), leaves, blistering agent, hot cataplasm
H(018), powder roots , VO.
H(210), juice fruit, narcotic,+ alcohol increase effect
H(094), piles, strong leaf decoction (H2O)
H(013) , leaves + fruit, poultices on tumor
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : bagba, egeweremi, zakamim (Hausa & Kanuri)
Reference HA 20
Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(099), H(201)
Recipes : H(099), leaves of Datura stramonium, to pound, to dilute, to filter, VO. + local drink
H(201) depressive psychosis, leaves of Hibiscus acetosaltla of Datura stramonium, to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 27
Author(s) : Abebe, W.
Title : A survey of prescriptions used in traditional medecine in Gondar region, Northwestern Ethiopia: General pharmaceutical practice. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 18, pp. 147-165, (1986)
Symptoms : H(004), H(014), H(037), H(103), H(111)
Recipes : Plant used by 10 % of the healers
H(004), crush leaves, apply on affected area
H(014), dermato mycosis, head, crush leaves and place on head
H(037), fray seeds, inhale smoke
H(103), fray seeds, inhale smoke
H(111), crush leaves, apply on affected area
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northeast) (Gondar region)
Vernacular name : itsefaris
Reference HA 37
Author(s) : Abbink, J.
Title : Medicinal and ritual plants of the Ethiopian southwest : an account of recent research. Article on Internethttp (1995) ://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/ikdm/3-2/articles/abbink.html Indigenous knowledge and development monitor (http://www.nufficcs.nl/ciran/ikdm/ )
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), roots of Datura stramonium are chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Dizi, Suri & Me'en tribes)
Vernacular name : bolut-te-rosun (Me'en)
Reference HA 51
Author(s) : Adetutu, A. , W. A. Morgan, O., Corcorana
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro evaluation of wound-healing plants used in South-western Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 137, 50– 56 (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002406
Symptoms : H(004), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(111) burns, the crushed leaves and seeds of Datura stramonium are mixed with palm oil and applied to wounds and burns.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : apikan (Yoruba)
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(014), H(018), H(051)
Recipes : H(014) dandruff (foroforii), fruit of Datura stramonium is dried and powdered, mixed with water and used to wash head skin.
H(014) scabies (citto), powdered fruit of Datura stramonium 2-3 spoon of the powder is mixed with butter and creamed
H(018) head ache, roots of Datura stramonium is pounded with leaf of Ocimum gratissimum sniffed nasallly
H(051) paludism, powdered fruit of Datura stramonium is mixed with honey and three to four spoons are eaten with pounded Allium sativum.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia, Oromya Region, West Shoa Zone in Chelya woreda.
Vernacular name : manjii (Afaan Oromoo)
Reference HA 55
Author(s) : Avigdor, E., H Wohlmuth, Z. Asfaw, T. Awas
Title : The current status of knowledge of herbal medicine and medicinal plants in Fiche, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:38 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/38
Symptoms : H(167)
Recipes : H(167) hallucinogenic, ONS. of Datura stramonium, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (City of Fiche, Oromia region)
Vernacular name : astenagir/astenagirt (Amharic)
Reference HA 63
Author(s) : Abera B.
Title : Medicinal plants used in traditional medicine by Oromo people, Ghimbi District, Southwest Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,10:40 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/40
Symptoms : H(103), H(161)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, H(161) wart, leafy-stem of Datura stramonium is squeezed and its drop prepared with butter, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Southwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : asaangira (Oromo)
Reference HB 01
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Guérisseurs et plantes médicinales de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren, Belgique.Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 18, 214 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(004), H(156), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves of Datura stramonium, decoction (H2O), local application
H(156) child, leaves of Datura, to carbonize, VO
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Datura stramonium of Trema orientalis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) again spell and sorcery, leaves of Datura., jus, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : intibwa (Kirundi)
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(033), H(037), H(051), H(082), H(108), H(201)
Recipes : H(033) woman infertility, 2 days before regular end, VO. roots tea of mbindi (Datura stramonium) of kakwindi katito (not identified plant)
H(037) cough, cigarettes of dried leaves , smoke
H(051) child, roots tea, VO. many time per day
H(082) asthma, cigarette of dried seeds or leaves, smoke
H(108) cold, inhalation with leaves
H(201) madness, to pound 9 leaves of mbindi (Datura stramonium), mix the juice in 1 yolk of an egg and roots of mone (Isoberlinia tomentosa), head scarifications, to rub the preparation
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Cuanza Sul, Amboin)
Vernacular name : (a) ndjululu, (o) mbindi, ombindi (Umbundu), figuerira-do-inferno, estramonio (Portuguese)
Reference HB 3k
Author(s) : Bost, R.
Title : Pharmacopée malgache. Mémoire de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar, série B, Tome 10, Fasc. 2, 159 - 234, (1961)
Symptoms : H(045), H(082)
Recipes : H(082), asthma, leaves, cigarette
H(045), antisept, leaves pounded, plaster
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : ramiary
Reference HB 48
Author(s) : Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title : Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms : H(013), H(092)
Recipes : H(013) leaves of Datura stramonium are crushed and applied to abscesses with pus, deep infected swollen wounds etc. This will extract the thorn / pus.
H(092) poison. If seeds get mixed with barley. If that is eaten one gets intoxicated, the mouth gets dry, and the mind gets confused. The effect starts as soon as the digestion has happened.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name : banji