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Official name : Harrisonia abyssinica Oliv.
Family : Simaroubaceae
Synonyms : Harrisonia occidentalis Engl.

60 reference(s) related to this plant

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(004), H(171)
Recipes : H(004), leaves of Harrisonia abyssinica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(171) sugared, leaves of Bridelia ferruginea of Combretum glutinosum of Combretum micranthum of Harrisonia abyssinica of Cinnamomum zeylanicum of Oxytenanthera abyssinica of Irvingia gabonensis of Crateva religiosa of Flavourtia flavescens, stems with leaves of Ocimum basilicum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(171) sugared, leaves of Bridelia ferruginea, decoction, VO.
H(171) sugared, leaves of Bridelia ferruginea, decoction, to filter, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : hedjan (Mina), hadjo, hedja (Ewé)
Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(051), H(112)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, root soaked in water and the decoction is used for preventing and curing paludism
H(112), idem used for inducing abortion
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : lasaramai (Dorobo) (Suiei)
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(091)
Recipes : H(091), young Suri herders drunk the crushed bark in H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Dizi, Suri & Me'en tribes)
Vernacular name : dokay (Suri)
Reference HA 57
Author(s) : Adomou A.C. , H. Yedomonhan, B. Djossa, S. I. Legba, M. Oumorou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues dans le marché d’Abomey-Calavi au Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 6(2): 745-772, April 2012 http://ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) skin infection, decoction stems with leaves of Harissonia abyssinica, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : kpatikikonman (Fon)
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(100), H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(100) blennorrage, H(103) tooth diseases, H(104) belly pains, ONS. of Harrisonia occidentalis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : biggo (Shien), louakoukoma (Malinke), pinkou, pingou (Baoule), sénéséné (Gouro)
Reference HB 08
Author(s) : Bally, P.R.O.
Title : Native medicinal and poisonous plants of East Africa. Kew Bull., 1, 10 - 25, (1937)
Symptoms : H(013), H(020), H(068)
Recipes : H(013), ONS., RNS.
H(020) snake, ONS., RNS.
H(068), ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HC 13f
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.VI. Angiosperms (Sapotaceae to Zingiberaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 39, pp. 83 - 103, (1993)
Symptoms : H(001), H(037), H(068), H(091), H(100), H(101), H(139), H(157), H(169)
Recipes : H(001), H(091), roots are cooked of Harrisonia abyssinica , Vigna unguiculata in the soup
H(037) pleurisy, H(068)bilh, H(100) gono., H(101), H(139), H(169), decoction (H2O) roots, VO.
H(157) childs, decoction (H2O) of roots of Capsicum frutescens, Flueggea virosa, Harrisonia abyssinica, Lantana viburnoides, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : mkunzu (Zigua), mkusu (Saamba, Swahili, Zigua)
Reference HC 18
Author(s) : Chifundera K.
Title : Antivenomous plants used in the Zairean pharmacopoeia. African Study Monographs, 7 : 21 -35, March 1987
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, maceration of leaves and roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Beni, Sernliki, Uele)
Vernacular name : nkoromando (Kiswahili) kilu (Uele), bakiwe (Azande), umufantangwe, muganzacaro (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HD 10
Author(s) : De Graer, A.M.
Title : L'art de guérir chez les Azande. Congo, tome 1, n°2, 220 - 254, (1929), n°3, 361 - 408, (1929)
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo)
Vernacular name : bakiwe (Zande)
Reference HG 17
Author(s) : Geissler, W., S. A. Harris, R. J. Prince, A. Olsen, R. A. Odhiambo, H. Oketch-Rabah, P. A. Madiega, A. Andersen, P. Molgaard
Title : Medicinal plants used by Luo mothers and children in Bondo district, Kenya. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102001915 Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 83, pp. 39 - 54 (2002)
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), H(104) yamo, roots infusion or decoction of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya Bondo district)
Vernacular name : pedo (Luo)
Reference HH 06c
Author(s) : Hedberg I., O. Hedberg, P.J. Madati, K.E. Mshigeni, E.N. Mshiu & G. Samuelsson
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Tanzania. III. Plants of the families Papilionaceae - Vitaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 9, pp. 237 - 260 (1983)
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033), sterility women, fresh root bark of Albizia anthelmintica + roots of Cyphostemma adenocaule, Harrisonia abyssinica , boiled with eggs, the decoction VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mnkusu, mkusu, mdengwe (Korogwe district)
Reference HH 16
Author(s) : Haerdi, F.
Title : Afrikanische Heilpflanzen. Die Eingeborenen-Heilpflanzen des Ulanga- Distriktes Tanganjikas (Ostafrika). Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 1-278 (1964) Published : 1964, Verlag für Recht und Gesellschaft (Basel)
Symptoms : H(013), H(018), H(026), H(051), H(068)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, H(026) painful menstruation, extract from roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, VO.
H(018) headache, extract of leaves, inhalation
H(051) paludism, roots extract + leaves juice, VO.
H(068) vermifuge, leaves juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : msangalasi (Kimbunga), mkangalakasa (Kipogoro)
Reference HH 5k
Author(s) : Heine, B. & I. Heine
Title : Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 3: Rendille plants (Kenya).122 p., Band 8, (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(000), H(051)
Recipes : H(000), H(051) paludism, H(051), paludism, fever, general health; remove bark of root, boil root in water, drink; is said to enter blood.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HJ 02
Author(s) : Johns, T., J.O. Kokwaro & E.K. Kimanani
Title : Herbal remedies of the Luo of Siaya District, Kenya: establishing quantitative criteria for consensus. Economic Botany, 44, 3, 369 - 381, (1990)
Symptoms : H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(100, 3), roots, decoction (H2O) or roots, Harrisonia abyssinica, Aphania senegalensis (ochol), decoction (H2O), RNS.
H(104, 8) stomach, roots, decoction (H2O) or roots, Harrisonia abyssinica, Aphania senegalensis (ochol), decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Luo, district of Siaya)
Vernacular name : pedo ( Luo )
Reference HJ 04
Author(s) : Johns, T., G.M. Faubert, J.O. Kokwaro, R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.K. Kimanani
Title : Anti-giardial activity of gastrointestinal remedies of the Luo of East Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 46, pp. 17- 23, (1995)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104, 16), gastrointestinal deaseases, stomach pain, diarrhoea, constipation (12% of134 informators for HJ 04), roots
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (districts of Tarime, Musona , region of Mara ), Kenya (district of Homa Bay, Migori)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HJ 07
Author(s) : Johns, T., E. B. Mhoro, Pius Sanaya & E.K. Kimanani
Title : Herbal remedies of the Batemi of Ngorongoro district, Tanzania a quantitative appraisal Economic Botany 48 (1) pp. 90-95. (1994)
Symptoms : H(007), H(037), H(051), H(113)
Recipes : H(007) diurétique racines de Harrisonia abyssinica ajoutée à la soupe
H(037) toux, racines, mâchées et jus avalé
H(051) fièvre , decoction de racines de Harrisonia abyssinica ajoutée à la soupe
H(113) rhumatisme aux jointures) racines de Harrisonia abyssinica ajoutées à du lait ou decoction de racines ajoutée à la soupe, VO
H(113) maux du corps (rhumatismes?) decoction de racine, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Batemi of the Ngorongoro district)
Vernacular name : toro (Batemi)
Reference HK 02
Author(s) : Keita, S.M., J.T. Arnason, B.R. Baum, R.Marles, F. Camara, & A.K. Traore
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique traditionnelle de quelques plantes médicinales anthelmintiques de la République de Guinée. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 9, n° 2, 119 - 134, (1995)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), barks from roots, powder, to be eaten
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Republic of)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(015y), H(020), H(034), H(051), H(077), H(086), H(097), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(100) gono., roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : kidori (Digo, Kenya), mkidunya (Kakamega), mkoromando (Swahili, Kenya), mulilyulu (Kamba, Kenya), omindi, pedo (Luo, Kenya), orongonwe (Kurya), sabuini (Boni, Kenya), lasaramai (Samburu, Kenya)
Reference HK 21
Author(s) : Kayonga, A. & F. X. Habiyaremye
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et plantes médicinales rwandaises. Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques de la flore rwandaise.Préfecture de Gisenyi.Univ. Nat. Rwanda Centre universitaire de recherche sur la pharmacopée et la médecine traditionnelle, CURPHAMETRA, inédit, 121p., (1987)
Symptoms : H(145)
Recipes : H(145), leaves Chenopodium procerum, Apodytes dimidiata, Harrisonia abyssinica , maceration, hip-bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : umuganzacyaro
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(008), H(100)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(100), pulp of roots or pulpp of stems with leaves, diluted in hot H2O, VO. + enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : kounégré (Guéré), gankéné (Gouro), gounénagréi (Bété), pingou, kouengou (Agrié), pingou, béningo (Abron), gélé gélé audio, liffan (Koulango)