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Official name : Lawsonia inermis L.
Family : Lythraceae
Synonyms : Lawsonia alba Lam.

68 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference A1 Nord
Author(s) : Allali H., H. Benmehdi, M.A. Dib, B. Tabti, S. Ghalem & N. Benabadji
Title : Phytotherapy of Diabetes in West Algeria Asian Journal of Chemistry, Vol. 20, No. 4, 2701-2710 (2008) http://www.asianjournalofchemistry.co.in/User/ViewFreeArticle.aspx?ArticleID=20_4_32
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, leaves of Lawsonia alba, once day Massage
Region : North Africa
Country : West Algeria
Vernacular name : henné
Reference B4 Nord
Author(s) : Boukef, K. & G.M. Ghileb
Title : Contribution à l’étude des plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle magghrébine. Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., Vol. 2, n°1, 47-55, (1988)
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045, 3), leaves, antiseptic, softener
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Moroco, Tunisia
Vernacular name : henna (Algeria, Moroco, Tunisia)
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(001), H(004), H(039), H(045), H(088), H(111), H(113), H(173)
Recipes : Leaves H(088) astringent, H(045) antiseptic, H(045) vulnerary, for H(004) wounds and H(111) burns, used in the preparation of numerous eye lotions H(001) and H(113) antirheumatic liniments, for H(173) leprosy
flowers insecticide H(039)
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocoo, Tunisia
Vernacular name : henna (flower= faghia) (Arabic), hamella, rhanni, diabé, foudeoum, lalle (Berber), henna, egyptian priver, alcanna, camphire (English), henné, ; alcann (local French)
Reference B6 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J.
Title : La pharmacopée marocaine traditionnelle: Médecine arabe ancienne et savoirs populaires. Ibis Press, 764 p. (1997)
Symptoms : H(001), H(003), H(003x), H(004), H(008), H(012), H(013), H(014), H(018), H(045), H(111), H(138), H(175), H(179)
Recipes : (whole Moroco) H(008),H(013) , H(179), infusion dry leaves, VO.
H(013) ,H(014), powder of dry leaves (henna) + tar of Cedrus Atlantica, cataplasme
H(004) + H(045), H(003) + H(045), H(003) + H(003x),H(012)) + H(003x), H(003) + H(003x),H(012)) + H(003x), henna, external application
H(004) + H(045), henna + suggar
H(138) sun, henna, maceration, local application
H(001), henna, infusion, eyes wash
H(018) + H(175), henna + H2O, cataplasm on the fore head and temples
H(111), henna + butter, pomade
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : l-hennâ.(Arabic), henné (local French), henna (English)
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(014), H(104), H(179), H(201), H(202)
Recipes : H(014) skin diseases, H(179) kidney stones, H(104) gastric ulcers, H(201) magic, H(202) hair-care, leaves of Lawsonia inernis (henna), RNS., (plante cultivée)
H(201) magic, insecticid, fruit of Lawsonia inernis (tmer henna), RNS.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : henne, tmer henna
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(171), leaves, RNS.
Region : North Africa
Country : Morocco (Tafilalet region )
Vernacular name : hanna
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(198x)
Recipes : H(198x) softening hair and skin, root in powder of Atractylis gummifera, associated with henna (Lawsonia inermis), RNS.), RNS.
H(198x) hair coloring, bark of roots of Juglans regia, in powder, mixed with henna (Lawsonia inermis)
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (region of Béni-Mellal)
Vernacular name : henné (French)
Reference H2 Nord
Author(s) : Souâda Hseini & Azzeddine Kahouadji
Title : Étude ethnobotanique de la flore médicinale dans la région de Rabat (Maroc occidental) Lazaroa 28: 79-93. 2007 http://revistas.ucm.es/index.php/LAZA/article/viewFile/LAZA0707110079A/8895 + Analyses floristique et ethnobotanique des plantes vasculaires médicinales utilisées dans la région de Rabat (Maroc occidental) Lazaroa 28: 93-100. 2007
Symptoms : H(013), H(045), H(111)
Recipes : H(013, 60) skin diseases, eczema, mycosis, H(045) cicatrizing, antiseptic, ONS., RNS.
H(111) ONS., pommade
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : not registered
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 : lalle
Reference HA 02
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, K. Dramane, J. A. Elewude, S. O. Fadoju, Z.O. Gbile, E. Goudote, C.L. A. Johnson, A. Keita, O. Morakinyo, J. A. O. Ojewole, A. O. Olatunjia, E. A. Sofowora
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Western Nigeria. CSTR-OUA, 420 p., (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(014), H(026), H(051), H(116), H(151)
Recipes : H(014) dermatosis, leaves of Lawsonia inermis, decoction (lemon juice), decantation, VO.
H(026), H(151), stems barks, twigs, trunk of Vismia guineensis of Spathodea campanula, stem without leaves of Sorghum bicolor, roots of Lawsonia inermis of Nauclea pobeguinii, to pound, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Lawsonia., decoction (lemon juice), VO.
H(116) menses regulation, leaves of Lawsonia., fermentation (H2O), VO.
H(151), leaves of Commiphora africana of Lawsonia inermis of Uraria picta of Anthocleista djalonensis, roots of Gongronema latifolium, stems barks, twigs, trunk of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Khaya grandifoliola of Enantia chlorantha, root of Nauclea latifolia of Olax subscorpioidea, to pound, to dilute in juice of citron, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
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(116)
Recipes : H(116) irregularity of menstruations, stem with leaves, decoction (H2O), VO. + potash
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : lali (Yoruba), henné (French)
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(087)
Recipes : H(087) whitlow, stems with leaves of Acacia albida, leaves of Lawsonia inernis, powder, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : lallé (Hausa), alhina (Zarma), buburé (Peuhl), enella (Tamacheck), nallé (Beriberi), henné (local 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(022)
Recipes : H(022), aerian part of Momordica balsamina, roots of Lawsonia inermis, barks underground part of Fagara zanthoxyloides, decoction (H2O), VO. + honey
H(022), roots of Lawsonia inermis, barks underground part of Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides, decoction H2O, VO. + miel
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : henné (French)
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(026), H(099)
Recipes : H(026), leaves of Lawsonia inermis, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia , decoction (H2O), VO.
H(099), ONS. of Lawsonia., RNS.
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : yina (Anjouan island)
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(004), H(013), H(078), H(100), H(173)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) abscess,H(013) ulcer, H(078)malignant tumor , H(173) lepre, leaves dressing
H(100), powder roots, RNS.
H(173), extraction from flowers, leaves, buds, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : lalle
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(008), H(027y), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), H(104) + H(027y), root soaked in water and used as medicine for dysentry or other severe diarrhea; also used for women's stomach disorder after giving a birth; tastes "kekagan" (a little bitter) and smells "kelele" (bad smell of a certain kind)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : igeriai (Dorobo) (Suiei)
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, 10) wound, an infusion of the leaves of Lawsonia inermis is used as wash for wounds
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : lali (Yoruba)
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(175x)
Recipes : H(175x), cultivated plant for make-up
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : didika, henné
Reference HB 09
Author(s) : Baumer, M.C.
Title : Étude et dossiers: catalogue des plantes utiles du Kordofan (Rép. du Soudan) particulièrement du point de vue pastoral. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 22, 4 - 5 - 6, 81 - 118, (1975)
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113), fresh leaves, crushed + lemon juice or powder
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (Fulani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 33
Author(s) : Bhat, R.B., E.O. Etejere, V.T. Oladipo
Title : Ethnobotanical studies fron central Nigeria. Economic Botany, 44 (3), pp. 382-390, (1990)
Symptoms : H(051x), H(087), H(175x)
Recipes : Harvest young and mature fresh leaves of Lawsonia inermis at any time of day
H(051x, f) for yellow fever: Two to four handfuls of the leaves boiled in six to eight glassfuls of water to prepare a decoction, which is mixed witt meat stew and taken orally.
H(087, f) for body infection As: Henna (a red dye prepared by crushing the leaves) is used to paint the legs and arms.
H(175x) The red dye is also used as a cosmetic for beautifying the female body.
Region : West Africa
Country : Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name : lali (Yoruba)lalle (Hausa)