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Official name : Indigofera tinctoria L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Indigofera bergii Vatke

24 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 00
Author(s) : Adam, J.G., N. Echard & M. Lescot
Title : Plantes médicinales Hausa de l'Ader (République du Niger). Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 19, 259 - 399, (1972)
Symptoms : H(087)
Recipes : H(113) whitlow, Indigofera tinctoria + Lawsonia inermis , leaves, powder + rock salt, paste , local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : baba
Reference HA 06
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi , L. Dan Dicko, H. Daouda, M. Delmas, S. de Souza, M. Garba, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, D. N'Glo, J.-L. Reynal, M. Saadou
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Niger. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 250 p., (1980) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(173)
Recipes : H(173), whole plant of Indigofera tinctoria, roots of Guiera senegalensis of Striga hermontheca, barks stems, branch, trunk of Lannea microcarpa of Vitex doniana, stems with leaves of Strychnos spinosa, maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : bâba (Hausa, Beriberi), sîni (Zarma), laema (Tamacheck)
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(051), H(091)
Recipes : H(051), leaves of Indigofera tinctoria, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) anaemia, stems with leaves of Indigofera tinctoria, barks stem, branch, trunk of Khaya senegalensis, leaves of Sorghum vulgare, roots of Uvaria chamae, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
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(004), H(045), H(014)
Recipes : H(004) + H(045), leaves of Indigofera tinctoria, to grind, local application
H(014) mycosis, leaves of Indigofera., to roast, powder, local application +oil
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : mnyo (Great Comoros), kamba unyo (Mohéli island)
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 : V(068), V(137)
Recipes : Vb(068) internal prasites, root of Indiigofera tinctoria chopped and mixed with salt and given to cattle.
Vb(137) sudden sickness, root of Indiigofera tinctoria chopped and mixed with salt, and rolled with leaf of Vernonia amygdalinaand given to cattle.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia, Oromya Region, West Shoa Zone in Chelya woreda.
Vernacular name : qoricha dingetenya (Afaan Oromoo)
Reference HA 58
Author(s) : Andriamparany, J. N ., K. Brinkmann, V. Jeannoda, A. Buerkert
Title : Effects of socio-economic household characteristics on traditional knowledge and usage of wild yams and medicinal plants in the Mahafaly region of south-western Madagascar Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 10:82, (2014)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism , aerial parts of Indigofera tinctoria, RNS., Mahafaly region
Region : Madagascar
Country : South-western Madagascar (Mahafaly region)
Vernacular name : sarikapiky
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(100)
Recipes : H(100), aerian part of Indigofera tinctoria, decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : aika
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(006), H(157)
Recipes : Indigofera tinctoria used for the treatment of : H(006) emeto-cathartic, H(157) children convulsions
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : indigo (Creole) , avéré (Tamoul)
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(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(100) syph., roots of Indigofera tinctoria , RNS.
H(104) stomach, leaves of Indigofera., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Tanzania
Vernacular name : igangula (Sumbua, Tanzania), muarema (Giriama, Kenya)
Reference HL 36
Author(s) : Lakouéténé D. P. B., G. Ndolngar, B. Berké, J.-M. Moyen, É. Kosh Komba, , I. Zinga , S. Silla, J. MillogoI-Rasolodimby, P. Vincendeau, J-L. Syssa-Magalé, O. G Nacoulma-Ouedraogo, R. Laganier, A. Badoc, C. Chèze.
Title : Enquête ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans le tratement du paludisme à Bangui Bull. Soc. Pharm. Bordeaux, vol. 148, pp 123-138 (2009)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 5) paludism, decoction during 20' de 3 leaves of Indigofera tinctoria in 1 l H2O, filter then add to the bath water, bathe in it 3 times a day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Bangui)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HM 78
Author(s) : Malzy, P.
Title : Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations. Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°5-6, pp. 148-179; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_5_2147 Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations (suite et fin) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°7-9, pp. 317-332; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_7_2164
Symptoms : H(095), H(100), H(103), H(203)
Recipes : H(095) Fruit flour of Indigofera tinctoria has the property, mixed with millet flour, to "satiate"
H(100) syphilis, crushed seeds in milk
H(103) teeth ache. A chewing constituted by the root of Indigofera tinctoria and with natron
H(203) Stems are used to do « taras », baskets.
H(203) Stems also serve as « toothbrushes ».
Region : West Africa
Country : North Cameroon
Vernacular name : tiatiari = baleri (Fulfuldé)
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 , stem and roots of Indigofera tinctoria , VO. (spins, scorpion)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (central table-land plateau)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HN 58
Author(s) : Nadembega, P., J. Boussim, J. P. Nikiema, F. Poli, F. Antognon
Title : Medicinal plants in Baskoure, Kourittenga Province, Burkina Faso: An ethnobotanical study Journal of Ethnopharmacology133, 378–39 (2011) https://www.researchgate.net/publication/47447994
Symptoms : H(013), H(045), H(113), H(171)
Recipes : H(013) skin disease, H(045) healing, H(113) anti-inflammatory, H(171) diabetes, roots, whole plant of Indigofera tinctoria, maceration, decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (Kourittenga province)
Vernacular name : garga
Reference HN 59
Author(s) : Nadembega, P.
Title : Studio delle caratteristiche botaniche, fitochimiche, farmacologiche e dellerelative attivià biologiche di alcune piante delle medicina tradizionale Africana Dottorato di Ricerca in Farmacologia e Tossicologia – Università di Bologna. Dipartimento di Biologia Evoluzionistica Sperimentale. Anno
Symptoms : H(014), H(113), H(171)
Recipes : H(014) skin diseases, H(113) anti-inflammatory, H(171) diabetes, whole plant, roots of ndigofera tinctoria in decoction, maceration
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (rural commune of Baskoure)
Vernacular name : garga
Reference HO 03
Author(s) : Oumar, F.A.
Title : Traitement des morsures de serpents avec des plantes du Djolof (Sénégal) Notes africaines, 93, 13 - 14, (1962) from: Adam, J., Les plantes utiles en Afrique occidentale. Notes Africaines, 93, 13 - 14, (1962)
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, fruits of Indigofera tinctoria , powder + H2O, one part VO., the other wash the bite
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Djolof region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HP 04
Author(s) : Pernet, R. & G. Meyer
Title : Pharmacopée de Madagascar Publication de l'Institut de Recherche scientifique, Tananarive - Tsimbazaza, 86 p., (1957)
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082), ONS. of Indigofera tinctoria , RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HP 2k
Author(s) : Pernet, R.
Title : Les plantes médicinales malgaches.Catalogue de nos connaissances chimiques et pharmaceutiques. Mémoires de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar. Série B, Tome 8, 217 - 303, (1957)
Symptoms : H(006), H(166)
Recipes : H(006), H(166), ONS. of Indigofera tinctoria , RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : oika, engitra, tapitsakondry.
Reference HR 11
Author(s) : Raponda-Walker, A. & R. Sillans
Title : Les Plantes utiles du Gabon. Encyclopédie biologique. Editions Paul Lechevalier, 12 rue de Tournon, Paris VI, 478 p. (1961)
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) scurfs, pounded leaves, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : bilo (Mpongwè)
Reference HS 12c
Author(s) : Samuelsson G., M. H. Faraha, Per Claeson, M. Hagos, M. Thulin, O. Hedberg, A. M. Warfa, A. O. Hassan, A. H. Elmi , A. D. Abdurahman, A. S. Elmi, Y. A. Abdie & M. H. Alin
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Somalia. III. Plants of the families Lauraceae - Papilionaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 37, pp. 93 - 112, (1992)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), bronchitis, a handfull of fresh leaves or 1 piece (10 cm long) roots, are crushed, mixed with half a cup of butter or oil, the mixture is applied on the chest
Region : East Africa
Country : Somalia
Vernacular name : cilaan-ari
Reference HT 20
Author(s) : Terrac, M.-L.
Title : Contribution à l'étude des plantes médicinales de Madagascar, de la Réunion et de l'île Maurice. Thèse pour l'obtention du diplôme de Docteur de l'Université de Paris (Pharmacie), Novembre 1947. Imprimerie Vuibert, 6 rue Martel, Paris, 246 p., (1947)
Symptoms : H(006), H(166)
Recipes : H(006), H(166), ONS. of Indigofera tinctoria , RNS.
(registered from references HT 20 - 4, HT 20 - 6, HT 20 - 14)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : not registered