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Official name : Ocimum americanum L.
Family : Lamiaceae

36 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 22
Author(s) : Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title : Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) eyes sickness, maceration of leaves of Ocimum canum, eyes drops
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : bunganyunyu (Luvenda)
Reference HA 28
Author(s) : Adandé, A.
Title : Le maïs et ses usages dans le Bas-Dahomey. Bulletin de l'Institut français d'Afrique Noire (I.F.A.N.), série A, XV, 220 - 282, (1953)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), Ocimum americanum, ONS., decoction (H2O) + fermentation H2O of Zea mays , VO., in the morning on a empty stomac
gisi (Fon), gisu (Goum), omi/ogi (Yoruba)
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Dahomey)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 61
Author(s) : Agbankpé, A. J. , T. V. Dougnon, H. S. Bankole, B. Yéhouénou, H. Yedomonhan, M. Legonou et T. J. Dougnon
Title : Etude ethnobotanique des légumes feuilles thérapeutiques utilisés dans le traitement des diarrhées au sud- Bénin (Afrique de l ’Ouest) Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 8(4): 1784-1795, (2014)
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(077)
Recipes : H(001) eye disease, H(008) diarrhea, H(077) vomiting, leaves of Ocimum americanum, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : akohun(Fon) (Adja)
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(020), H(068)
Recipes : H(020) snake, ONS., RNS.
H(068) bilh., ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 44
Author(s) : Bekalo, T. H., S. D. Woodmatas, Z. A. Woldemariam
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by local people in the lowlands of Konta Special Woreda, southern nations, nationalities and peoples regional state, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5: 26 (2009) doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-5-26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(037), H(068), H(092)
Recipes : H(037) cough, drinking fresh decoction of fruit and leaves of Ocimum americanum mixing with butter
H(037) cough, drinking fresh decoction of any aboveground part mixing with butter
H(068) ascariasis, crushed fresh leaves homogenized in H2O, VO.
H(092) keep infants healthy, decoction of fresh fruit of Ocimum americanum then homogenizing in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : deeshsha dunkkiya (Konta)
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 of Ocimum americanum, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Goma, Rutshuru)
Vernacular name : agndu (Azande), kaharajiji (Mashi).
Reference HC 21
Author(s) : Chevalier, A.
Title : Les plantes magiques cultivées par les noirs d'Afrique et leur origine. Plus personal communications Father André Walker to the author. Rev. Bot. Appl., Agric. Trop., 27, p. 93 - 105, (1937)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), tonic and calming infusions, ONS of Ocimum americanum
Region : Subsaharan Africa
Country : Subsaharan Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HD 04
Author(s) : Desouter, S.
Title : Pharmacopée humaine et vétérinaire du Rwanda. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 22, 254 p., (1991)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, ONS. Datura stramonium, Ocimum americanum , RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : isonga (Kinyarwanda)
Reference HD 07
Author(s) : Durand, J.M.
Title : Les plantes bienfaisantes du Ruanda et de l'Urundi. Astrida, Groupe scolaire, 89 p., (1960)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, pneumo, H(082) asthme (ubuhwema), powder of leaves séchées of Eucalyptus maculata of Datura stramonium (umutibwa) of Ocimum americanum (isonga) + résine of mukobagwa versée sur des charbons ardents. Aspirer la fumée during 10 ‘ la tête recouverte d’un linge
H(037) cough, pneumo, leaves of Ocimum americanum, Eucalyptus sp., Datura stramonium, resin of Psorospermum febrifugum, powder on lived charcoal, inhalation of vapours Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : isonga (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(014), H(113)
Recipes : H(014) itch, ONS., RNS.
H(113) rheumatism, ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo)
Vernacular name : agundu (Zande)
Reference HD 51
Author(s) : Djakpa O. E. I.
Title : Ethnobotanique des plantes à usages buccodentaires dans les communes de Dassa-Zoume et de Save. Pour l’obtention du diplôme de Licence Professionnelle. Université d’Abomey-Calavi. Année académique : 2014-2015 République du Bénin
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, teething troubles, stem of Ocimum americanum + H2O, decoction, VO. 1 glass bambou
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HD 53
Author(s) : Dougnon V., B. Legba, A. Yadouléton, J. Agbankpe, H. Koudokpon, G. Hounmanou., A. Amadou, K. Fabiyi, P. Assogba, E. Hounsa, A. Aniambossou, E. Déguenon, M. de Souza , H.S. Bankolé , J. L. Dougnon, L. Baba-Moussa
Title : Utilisation des plantes du Sud-Bénin dans le traitement de la fièvre typhoïde : rôle des herboristes Ethnopharmacologia, n°60, octobre 2018
Symptoms : H(006) + H(104)
Recipes : (H(006) + H(104)) salmonellosis, leaves of Ocimum americanum, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : South-Benin
Vernacular name : akohoun (Fon)
Reference HE 02
Author(s) : Etkin, N.L.
Title : A Hausa herbal pharmacopoeia: biomedical evaluation of commonly used plant medicines. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 4, pp. 75- 98, (1981) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7253680
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), gingival and tooth disorders, chewed the plant
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (North) (Hausa)
Vernacular name : daddoya, daddoya ta gida (Hausa), american basil (English)
Reference HG 10
Author(s) : Gill, L.S. & C. Akinwumi
Title : Nigerian folk medicine practices and beliefs of the Ondo people. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 18, pp. 257 - 266, (1986)
Symptoms : H(018), H(020), H(045), H(048), H(051), H(082), H(104), H(125), H(135)
Recipes : H(018), H(020) snake, H(045), H(048), H(051), H(082), H(104, 2), H(125), H(135), twigs, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ondo people)
Vernacular name : efinrin (Ondo)
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(007), H(014)
Recipes : H(007), juice leaves in H2O of Ocimum americanum, filter, VO.
H(014) itch, maceration of the whole plant of Ocimum americanum, bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(018), H(053), H(108)
Recipes : H(018), H(053), H(108), leaves pulp + H2O, to press, juice, drops in nose or eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : nounoumeinoin (Tagouana), kringé (Shien), bosengé (Bissa), yulonguga, niuniununga (Mossi), chukula (Bambara), su-kola (Malinké)
Reference HK 57
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : Note sur quelques plantes médicinales des Bassari et des Tandanké du Sénégal oriental. Bulletin de l' I.F.A.N., Tome 26, série A, n°2,(1964)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) calming stomachic, leaves decoction of Ocimum basilicum "bissial", VO. (recipe Tandanké)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Bassari and Tandanké of eastern Senegal)
Vernacular name : niaramel (Tandanké)
Reference HK 61
Author(s) : Kibungu Kembelo A.O.
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales du Bas-Congo et leurs usages (198 p.),(2003) http://www.sie-cameroun.cm/?q=biblio/doc/4825
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, maceration of the whole plant of Cymbopogon densiflorus mixed with Ocimum americanum.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : dinguansi (Kikongo)
Reference HL 12
Author(s) : Lewalle, J. & F.M. Rodegem
Title : Plantes médicinales du Burundi. Quart. Journ. Crude Drug Research, VIII - 3, 1257-1270, (1968)
Symptoms : H(068), H(104), H(166)
Recipes : H(068), H(104), H(166), leaves, infusion, VO., 1 glas
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : ikibwerabweze (Kirundi)
Reference HL 13
Author(s) : Lavergne, R. & R. Véra
Title : Etude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans la pharmacopée traditionnelle à la Réunion. Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 236 p., (1989)
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(068), H(108), H(113)
Recipes : H(037) dry cough, ONS., RNS. + leaves of Pelargonium asperum
H(051) fever, H(108) flu, ONS., herb tea
H(068) deworming, flowers Carica papaya + Ageratum conyzoidesor + Portulaca oleracea or + Ocimum canum or + Heliotropium arboresceus or + Pelargonium asperumH(037) dry cough, ONS., RNS. + leaves of Pelargonium asperum
H(113) rheumatism, ONS., bath
Region : Reunion
Country : Reunion
Vernacular name : tolsi d'Indes, tolsie