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Official name : Hibiscus sabdariffa L.
Family : Malvaceae

59 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference E5 Nord
Author(s) : El Azzouzi, F. & Zidane, L.
Title : La flore médicinale traditionnelle de la région de Béni-Mellal (Maroc) Journal of Applied Biosciences 91:8493 – 8502 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v91i1.8
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, decoction of flowers of Hibiscus sabdariffa, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (region of Béni-Mellal)
Vernacular name : karkadé (Arabic), roselle (French)
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(051), H(093), H(157)
Recipes : H(051), H(157), stems with leaves of Hibiscus sabdariffa, RNS.
H(093), roots of Hibiscus sabdariffa of Pteleopsis suberosa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 05
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac, powder of the calyx on the penis
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : bakoumou (Bambara), oseille de Guinée (French)
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)
Recipes : H(004), leaves of Hibiscus sabdariffa, decoction (H2O), to wash
H(004), roots of Hibiscus., pulp, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : anyagha (Ewé), oseille de Guinée (French)
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)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(137) sores, the dried fruit of Hibiscus sabdariffa is finely powdered and applied to sores and wounds
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : amukan-zobo (Yoruba)
Reference HA 60
Author(s) : Amujoyegbe, O.O., M. Idu, J.M. Agbedahunsi, J.O. Erhabor
Title : Ethnomedicinal survey of medicinal plants used in the management of sickle cell disorder in Southern Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology 185, 347–360 (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2016.03.042
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) sickle cell disorder, leaf of cultivated & wild Hibiscus sabdariffa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria du sud
Vernacular name : isapa, iregu, dangira (Local name), bush roselle, thorny water hemp (Common name)
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : Bouquet, A.
Title : Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms : H(001), H(013), H(022), H(031), H(037)
Recipes : H(001), leaves juice of Hibiscus sabdariffa, drops in eyes
H(013) abscess, roots of Hibiscus, pulp, local application
H(022) ocytocic, leaves juice of Hibiscus., VO.
H(031),H(037) bronchitis, roots of Hibiscus., pulp, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, leaves of Hibiscus sabdariffa
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : (u)tetia (Ganguela), (u)se (Kimbundu), azedas (Portuguese)
Reference HC 22
Author(s) : Chinsembu, K. C., M. Hedimbi
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of plants used to manage HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections in Katima Mulilo, Caprivi region, Namibia Journal of Ethnobiology ans Ethnomedicine, 6:25 (2010)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : ONS, RNS; VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 15
Author(s) : Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title : Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(056), H(082), H(103), H(113), H(130)
Recipes : H(008, 3), leaves of Hibiscis., decoction (H2O), VO. at will, till recovery
H(013, 12) boil, leaves of Hibiscus, to soften at the heat of the fire, local application
H(056, 4), fresh leaves of Hibiscus, to grind + H2O, to extract the sap, to cool, drops in eyes
H(082) dyspnoea, leaves of Hibiscus., decoction (H2O), VO. 200 ml., morning and evening
H(103) odontalgia, barks of Hibiscus sabdariffa of Ochna afzelii, decoction (1l. H2O), to inhale the vapours by mouth
H(113) rheumatism, roots of Nauclea latifolia, maceration (H2O) during 3 days + roots of Hibiscus sabdariffa, of Caloncoba welwitschii, decoction (H2O), to mix decoction and maceration, VO., 50 ml., morning and evening
H(130, 5) weakness of a limb, roots of Hibiscus sabdariffa of Caloncoba welwitschii, decoction (H2O), VO. 100 ml., 3 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 26
Author(s) : Deleke Koko, I. K. E., J. Djego, J. Gbenou, S. M. Hounzangbe & B. Sinsin
Title : Etude phytochimique des principales plantes galactogènes et emménagogues utilisées dans les terroirs riverains de la Zone cynégétique de la Pendjari International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences 5(2): 618-633, April 2011 http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs/article/viewFile/72127/61068
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) agalactia, seeds and corollas of Hibiscus sabdariffa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Pendjari zone)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HE 12
Author(s) : El-Kamali, H. H.
Title : Ethnopharmacology of Medicinal Plants used in North Kordofan (Western Sudan) Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 89-97. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/sudan.htm
Symptoms : H(018), H(020)
Recipes : H(018, 3,6%) headache, in cases of hematuria, infusion of calyx
H(020, 7,1%) snake bite and scorpion sting, decoction of calyx of Hibiscus sabdariffa, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : karkadeh.
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(014), H(102), H(126)
Recipes : H(014) dermatosis, leaves of Hibiscus sabdariffa, powder, maceration (H2O), local application
H(102), H(126) virus hepatitis, leaves of Carica papaya of Combretum micranthum of Hibiscus sabdariffa of Anogeissus leiocarpa of Mangifera indica of Lippia multiflora, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(126) virus hepatitis, roots of Terminalia macropera, rhizome of Cochlospermum tinctorium, leaves of Carica papaya of Hibiscus sabdariffa of Anogeissus leiocarpa of Mangifera indica of Lippia multiflora, stems with leaves of Combretum micranthum, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
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(006), H(027), H(051), H(139)
Recipes : H(027y), post partum, ONS., RNS.
H(051), ONS., acid porridge
H(139), aphrodisiac, ONS., RNS.
H(006), infusion, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (region between the towns of Kedougou et Yukunkun)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 27
Author(s) : N' guessan, F.H. Tra Bi, M.W. Koné
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique des plantes antipaludiques utilisées en médecine traditionnelle chez les Abbey et Krobou d'Agboville (Côte d'Ivoire). Ethnopharmacologia, n°44, december 2009
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Cymbopogon citratus of Manihot esculenta, stalk of Hibiscus sabdariffa, decoction + lemon juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 31
Author(s) : Gueye, M., M. Diouf
Title : Traditional leafy vegetables in Senegal: diversity and médicinal uses African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines 4 (4): 469 – 475 (2007) http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc07062
Symptoms : H(051), H(091), H(095)
Recipes : H(051) fever H(108) cold, boiled leaves of all varieties of Hibiscus, RNS.
H(091) the flowers calices and epicalices of the red variety when liquefied or prepared as a decoction are highly prized everywhere in Senegal and taken as a beverage which efficiently treats tiredness.
H(095) vegetable herbs, spinach, condiment, cultivated, are frequently consumed like spinach and as seasoning and is consumed everywhere in Senegal.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 54
Author(s) : N' guessan, F., H. Kouassi Kouadio, D. Ouattara
Title : Plants used to treat anaemia, in traditional medicine, by Abbey and Krobou populations, in the South of Côte-d’Ivoire. Journal of Applied Sciences Research, 6(8): 1291-2197, (2010)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, maceration in bangui (palm wine) of the petal of flowers of Hibiscus sabdariffa, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : South of Ivory Coast (
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves of Hibiscus sabdariffa decoction in H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. not transposable
Reference HI 06
Author(s) : Inngjerdingen, K., C. S. Nergard, D. Diallo, P. P. Mounkoro, B. S. Paulsen
Title : An ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for wound healing in Dogonland, Mali, West Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume 92, pp. 233 - 244 (2004) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874104000832
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) old wounds, bark powder of Tamarindus indica + fruits powder of Hibiscus sabdariffa, local application
H(004) wounds in the nostrils (jindongo), maceration of dry flowers + powder in local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : anjukooro, anje
Reference HI 13
Author(s) : Issa T O , Y S Mohamed, S Yagi, R H Ahmed, T M Najeeb, A M Makhawi and T O Khider
Title : Ethnobotanical investigation on medicinal plants in Algoz area (South Kordofan), Sudan Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:31 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0230-y
Symptoms : H(094), H(108), H(151)
Recipes : H(094) haemorrhoids, powder of the Calyx applied to the anus
H(108) cold and flu, H(151) hypertension, infusion of the calyx
H(051) paludism, fruit pulp of Tamarindus indica macerated with lemon calyx of Hibiscus sabdariffa and pods of Acacia nilotica subsp. adstringens
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (South Kordofan)
Vernacular name : karkady