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Official name : Milicia excelsa (Welw.) C.C. Berg
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Chlorophora excelsa (Welw) Benth. & Hook.

47 reference(s) related to this plant

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(098), H(104)
Recipes : H(098), leaves of Alstonia boonei of Icacina trichantha of Vitex doniana of Alchornea cordifolia of Newbouldia laevis of Milicia excelsa, decoction, bath
H(104), pounded seeds of Aframomum, ONS. of Chlorophora excelsa, VO. + porridge
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(005), H(033), H(099)
Recipes : H(005), leaves of Chlorophora excelsa , rape fruit of de Capsicum frutescens, RNS.
H(033) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk, to carbonize, to dilute (H2O) + akassa + black soap, VO
H(033) femal, leaves of Plumbago zeylanica, of Chlorophora excelsa, to carbonize, to dilute (H2O), + akassa + black soap, VO
H(099) epilepsy, écorce tige, tronc, rameau, RNS.(purgative effect)
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : loko (Fon, Goun, Sahouè), iroko (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(104)
Recipes : H(104), barks twigs, stems, trunk of Chlorophora excelsa, to pound, to dry, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : diyèbondè (Akassélem), iroko (French)
Reference HA 15
Author(s) : Akendengue, B.
Title : Guinée équatoriale (1992) From PHARMEL 2 ref.: HP 10
Symptoms : H(002), H(201)
Recipes : H(002), barks stem, branch, trunk, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) madness barks stem, branch, trunk of Musanga cecropioides of Milicia excelsa, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Equatorial Guinea
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 29 c
Author(s) : Tanno, T.
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies and the Bira farmers in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Mawambo and Teturi villages (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire 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(014), H(203)
Recipes : H(014) eczema juice of Chlorophora excelsa, local application
H(203) juice as tincture
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : epunga (Bira, Mbuti)
Reference HA 42
Author(s) : Arkinstall, W.
Title : Medicinal and useful plants collected in the Manianga district of the Republic of Zaïre Revue de recherche scientifique. Spécial Médecine traditionnelle au Zaïre, Volume unique , pp135 - 158 (1979) Presses de l' Institut de Recherche Scientifique
Symptoms : H(002x)
Recipes : H(002x) Chlorophora excelsa used with Tetracera potatoria to treat a woman who has bed breast milk.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name : nkamba (Kikongo)
Reference HA 49
Author(s) : Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, crushed or pounded root of Milicia excelsa, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mvule
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, stem bark of cultivated & wild Milicia excelsa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria du sud
Vernacular name : iroko (Local name), iroko tree (Common name)
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(055)
Recipes : H(055), barks stems, branches, trunk of Chlorophora excelsa, decoction, VO.
H(055), roots, barks stem, branche, trunk of Chlorophora excelsa, roots of Rumex bequaertii, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umuvura (Kirundi)
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(033), H(111), H(131), H(137)
Recipes : H(033) femal sterility, decoction of roots of Chlorophora excelsa,VO. (Bété, Shien)
H(111) burn, H(131) pian, H(137) antalgic, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : alla (Baoule), diédié (Bete, Shien), guégué (Shien), enini (Ashanti), enoli (Ebrie), go ouré (Gouro), onouni (Aboure), shin, sim (Malinke)
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(002), H(004), H(005), H(014), H(020), H(026), H(038), H(056), H(091), H(104), H(113), H(139x), H(168), H(170)
Recipes : H(002), H(139x), stems barks, trunc, twigs, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(004),H(014) pelada, sap of Chlorophora. local application
H(005) oedema, H(026), H(104) colic, H(170), ONS.de Chlorophora excelsa, RNS., VO. (effet purgatif)
H(014) itch, sap of Chlorophora excelsa, diluted (palm oil) + pounded nuts of rafia palm tree , local application
H(020), sap leaves, RNS.
H(026), stems without leaves Ventilago africana, stems barks, trunc, twigs of Clorophora excelsa, decoction (wine), VO.
H(038), ONS., RNS., VO.
H(056) filariosis, sap leaves, drops in eyes
H(091), stems barks, trunc, twigs, powder, to dilute (palm oil) + salt, VO.
H(113), H(168), stems barks, trunc, twigs, decoction (H2O) , steam bath Anonidium mannii + Clorophora excelsa + Musanga smithii + Pentaclethra eetveldeana + Hymenocardia ulmoides
H(168), leaves of Scyphocephalium ochocoa, ???? Microdesmis puberula, Costus afer, Macaranga barteri, leaves of Chlorophora excelsa, decoction, steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(008), H(008x), H(099)
Recipes : H(008x) diarrhoea (with blood), H(008) diarrhoea (constipating), roots infusion or tea of Milicia excelsa, VO. 1 cup, 3 X / ^Day
H(099) epilepsy, roots tea
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Amboim)
Vernacular name : (i) kamba (Umbundu), amorcira (Portuguese)
Reference HB 30a
Author(s) : Betti, J. L.
Title : Medicinal plants sold in Yaoundé markets, Cameroon. African Study Monographs, 23 (2) : 47-64, June 2002
Symptoms : H(004), H(037), H(037), H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) wound,H(037) tuberculosis,H(037) cough, H(103) toothache, H(104) stomach pain, stem barks of Milicia excelsa, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Yaounde markets)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 30b
Author(s) : Betti, J. L.
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants among the baka pygmies in the Dja biosphere reserve, Cameroon. African Study Monographs, 25 (1) : 1 - 27, March 2004
Symptoms : H(002), H(139)
Recipes : H(002), stems barks of Milicia excelsa , maceration, VO.
H(139, 5), seeds of Zea mays, stems barks of Milicia excelsa, decoction, VO.
H(139), dried barks, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Dja reserve)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HF 61
Author(s) : Addo-Fordjour, P, A. K. Anning, E. J. D. Belford & D. Akonnor
Title : Diversity and conservation of medicinal plants in the Bomaa community of the Brong Ahafo region, Ghana Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 2(9), pp. 226-233,( September 2008) http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, barks of Milicia excelsa, RNS. Enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Brong Ahafo region)
Vernacular name : odum
Reference HH 05
Author(s) : Hulstaert, G.
Title : Notes de Botanique Mongo. Acad. Roy. des Sc. d'Outre- Mer, Classe des Sc. Nat. & Méd., N.S. XV-3, 212 p., (1966)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), barks stem, branche, trunk of Chlorophora excelsa, to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HI 07
Author(s) : Ibrahim, J. A., I. Muazzam, I. A. Jegede, O. F. Kunle, J. I. Okogun
Title : Ethno_medicinal plants and methods used by Gwandara tribe of Sabo Wuse in Niger state, Nigeria, to treat mental illness3/12/20083/12/2008 African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 4 (2): 211 - 218, (2007)
Symptoms : H(099), H(201)
Recipes : H(099) madness, tranquillizing, H(201) ritual, stem bark of Milicia excelsa of Sorghum sp. or Millet (Pennicetum sp), powderised the plants together and infused in water and drink. Or sprinkle powder on soup to calm te patient. The medicinal plants used in treating this ailment either singly or in combination with other methods play a great role in relieving these patients.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger (Sabo Wuse region)
Vernacular name : loko, roko (Gwandara)
Reference HI 10
Author(s) : Idu, M., B. C. Ndukwu
Title : Studies of Plants Used in Ethnomedicine in Ethiope Concil Area of Delta State, Nigeria Research Journal of Botany 1 (1) : 30 -43 (2006) http://scialert.net/qredirect.php?doi=rjb.2006.30.43&linkid=pdf
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), bark of Chlorophora excelsa is powdered and applied on the wound.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Area of Delta State)
Vernacular name : Iroko tree (local english), uno (local dialect)
Reference HI 12
Author(s) : Iyamah P.C., M. Idu
Title : Ethnomedicinal survey of plantsused in the treatment of malaria in Southern Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 287–302, (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2015.07.008
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 12) paludism, stem bark, roots of Milicia excelsa, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : iroko (Yoruba), oje (Igbo), iroko (English)
Reference HJ 08
Author(s) : Jiofack, T., l. Ayissi, C. Fokunang, N. Guedje and V. Kemeuze
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of the upper Nyong valley forest in Cameroon African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(4). pp. 144-150, April, 2009 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp
Symptoms : H(053), H(116), H(127)
Recipes : H(053) otitis, H(116) irregular menstruation, H(127) splenomegaly, leaves, bark of Milicia excelsa, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors