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Official name : Ocimum basilicum L.
Family : Lamiaceae

104 reference(s) related to this plant

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(002), H(006), H(037), H(048), H(051), H(056), H(078), H(094), H(104), H(108), H(007), H(008), H(014), H(048), H(078), H(091), H(094), H(100), H(104), H(126), H(127), H(166)
Recipes : Plant for H(051) fever,H(037) cough, H(056) worms, H(104) stomach complaints, H(163) gout, H(078) tumors of the eye, as ointment for sclerosis of H(127) spleen and H(126) liver
twigs for stomach H(078) cancer as bot bath. Leaves or flowering summits H(104) gastric H(166) antispasmodic, H(104) stomachic, H(091)tonic, H(048) carminative, H(002) galactogenic
infusions recommended for H(108) sinusitis, H(094) hemorrhoids, H(104) stomach troubles, H(099x) stimulant, H(007) diuretic
H(014) leaves for skin diseases, H(087) nasal douche, fungus infections, cataplasm for H(078) tumors
Flowers H(048) carminative, H(007) diuretic, H(099x) stimulant, demulcent
Infusion of seeds for H(100) gonorrhoea, H(008) dysentery, H(008) chronic diarrhoea, H(006)constipation, H(094) piles..
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocoo, Tunisia
Vernacular name : habaq ; rayhan; za’ater hindi ; habaq el- ayalet, hamahim (Arabic), basil, sweet basil (English), basilic ; grand basilic (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(034), H(048), H(051), H(094), H(104), H(108)
Recipes : H(034), H(048), H(051), H(094), H(104), H(108), infusion, VO. (region of Fès)
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : lahbaq (Maghreb), na'na' leftôr (Oriental Moroco), basilic (local French)
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(034), H(094), H(106), H(108)
Recipes : H(034) tachycardia, H(094) haemorrhoids, H(106) against mosquito, H(108) sinusitis, aerial part of the plant of the plant of Ocimun basilicum, RNS., (plante cultivée)
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : l-hbeq
Reference E1 Nord
Author(s) : El-Hilaly Jaouad. , Mohamed Hmammouchi & Badiâa Lyoussi
Title : Ethnobotanical studies and economic evaluation of medicinal plants in Taounate province (Northern Morocco). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 86, pp. 149-158 (2003) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103000126
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(034) heart disease, H(094) hemoroïde, seeds decoction, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (Tatouane province)
Vernacular name : el-hbâk
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(018), H(022), H(104), H(127)
Recipes : H(018), leaves juice of Ocimum basilicum, RNS.
H(022) dystocia, stems with leaves of Ocimum basilicum, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, triturée, to filter, enema vaginal
H(027z) to long pregnancy, leaves of Ocimum., pulp, to dilute, VO.
H(091) drepanocytosis, stems with leaves of Ocimum basilicum, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Cymbopogon citratus, seeds of Elaeis guineensis, RNS.
H(104), stems with leaves of Costus afer of Ocimum basilicum, RNS.
H(127) splenomegalia, leaves of Heliotropium indicum, stems with leaves of Ocimum basilicum, RNS.
H(151), leaves of Hildegardia barteri of Commiphora africana of Croton zambesicus of Ocimum basilicum, decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : akohoun, késu-késu (Fon, Goun), késou-késou (Pédah)
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(001), H(004), H(022), H(094), H(099), H(104), H(111), H(124), H(157), H(171), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) lack of vision, leaves juice of Ocimum., drops in eyes + sugar
H(004) wound, H(111), stems with leaves of Mallotus oppositifolius of Ocimum gratissimum of Ocimum basilicum, decoction (H2O), to wash
H(022) dystocia, stems with leaves of Ocimum basilicum, leaves of Sesamum indicum, to grind (H2O), VO. (some drops)
H(094), stems with leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), hip-bath
H(099) epilepsy, aerian part of Ocimum basilicum, stems with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum of Annona senegalensis, leaves of Musa sapientum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), stems with leaves of Merremia tridentata of Hyptis suaveolens of Ocimum gratissimum of Ocimum basilicum, decoction (H2O), VO. or enema pour les baby at the breasts
H(124) bleeding at the nose, leaves juice of Ocimum., drops in nose
H(157), unripe fruit of Gossypium hirsutum, leaves of Olax subscorpioidea, stems with leaves of Ocimum basilicum, to carbonize, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(171) sugared, leaves of Bridelia ferruginea of Combretum glutinosum of Combretum micranthum of Harrisonia abyssinica of Cinnamomum zeylanicum of Oxytenanthera abyssinica of Irvingia gabonensis of Crateva religiosa of Flavourtia flavescens, stems with leaves of Ocimum basilicum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, leaves juice of Ocimum., drops in nose
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(051), H(053)
Recipes : H(051), ONS. of Ocimum basilicum, RNS.
H(053), leaves juice of Ocimum basilicum, drops in eyes
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : mcadi (Anjouan island), basilic (French)
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(008), H(014), H(027y), H(038), H(051), H(068), H(100), H(115)
Recipes : H(051), decoction (H2O) roots
H(014), H(068) moth, leaves juice, RNS.
H(068) , ONS., drops in ears
H(008), H(038), H(100) gono., H(115), infusion hot seeds, RNS.
H(027y), cold infusion, post delivery pains
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : efinrin-wewe
Reference HA 32
Author(s) : Ayodele, A.E
Title : The medicinally important leafy vegetables of South western Nigeria Leaflets Journal on WWW: http://www.siu.edu/~ebl/leaflets/ayodele.htm
Symptoms : H(051), H(094), H(099), H(104)
Recipes : H(051), H(094), H(099), H(104), leaves, plant cultivated or wild plant. Fever, pile, sedative, stomach problems, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Southwestern)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HA 35
Author(s) : Adamu Harami M. , O.J. Abayeh, M.O. Agho, A.L. Abdullahi, A. Uba, H.U. Dukku & and B.M. WufemTesfaye Kebede, Kelbessa Urga, Kidist Yersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta GutaYersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta Guta
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of Bauchi State herbal plants and their antimicrobial activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. Volume 97, pp. 421-427 ( 2005)
Symptoms : H(039)
Recipes : H(039) pesticide, root, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : dodoya
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(091), H(037)
Recipes : H(091), Ocimum gratissimum, Occimum basilicum and Brillantaisia patula to make drink to start a cure.
H(037) medicinally used ta treat cough, also used as a spice in cooking.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name : mansunsu ma bakala, dingwanzia (Kikongo)
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(006), H(007), H(008), H(018), H(034), H(036), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(082), H(091), H(118), H(201)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), leaves of Ocimum basilicum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(007), leaves of Ocimum basilicum, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(007), stems with leaves of Ocimum basilicum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), leaves of Ocimum., juice, enema
H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash., H(201) again bad spirits, leaves of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Ocimum basilicum of Sterculia quinqueloba of Temnocalix obovatus, juice, VO.
H(008), H(018), H(091) kwash., H(201) again bad spirits, leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), enema
H(034), leaves of Kalanchoe crenata of Ocimum basilicum, softened by the heat of fire, juice, VO.
H(034), H(036), H(082) dyspnea, leaves of Kalanchoe crenata of Ocimum basilicum, softened by the heat of fire, juice, VO. (high temperature)
H(036), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(037), juice tige leaves of Helichrysum forskahlii of Ocimum basilicum,VO.
H(037), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves of Eucalyptus sp. of Hoslundia opposita of Ocimum basilicum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves of Ocimum basilicum, powder, VO.
H(051), leaves of Ocimum basilicum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves of Ocimum basilicum, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(068) intestinal parasitism, leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) kwash, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Lysimachia ruhmeriana of Microglossa pyrifolia of Ocimum basilicum, to carbonize, VO.
H(118) rhino - pharyngitis, leaves of Ocimum., juice, drops in nose
H(118) rhino - pharyngitis, leaves of Ocimum., to triturate, in nostrils
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae of Ocimum basilicum, decoction (H2O), aspersion
H(201) psychosis again bad spirits, stems with leaves of leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), enema, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umusurasura (Kirundi)
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(166)
Recipes : H(166), ONS of Ocimum basilicum, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(001), H(014), H(015), H(018), H(053), H(118), H(126), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, H(018) cephalalgy, H(053) otite, H(118) throat pains, ONS of Ocimum basilicum, juice, instillation
H(014) skin diseases, itch, ONS., juice, local application
H(126) "diékoidio", severe icterus + H(015) haemoglobinuria + H(015) haematuria, H(201) bad spirits, again a bad spell ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : dégaliba (Malinke), emia, mié (Baoule), sérébé (Gouro), solésolé (Ashanti)
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(018), H(037), H(038), H(053), H(108), H(118), H(168)
Recipes : H(001), leaves juice of Ocimum basilicum, drops in eyes
H(018), H(108) sinus, H(118), leaves juice of Ocimum basilicum, drops in nose
H(037) cough, bronchitis, whole plant of Ocimum., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038) genital infection femal, leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), in vagina
H(038), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(053), leaves juice of Ocimum., drops in ears
H(168), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 22
Author(s) : Bilo, H. & C. Bilo - Groen
Title : Herbalism in Seychelles. Curare, Sonderband, 3, 393 - 402, (1985)
Symptoms : H(050)
Recipes : H(050) baby , stems, leaves, infusion, VO.
Region : Seychelles
Country : Seychelles
Vernacular name : basilic, tox maria (local), basil (English)
Reference HB 23
Author(s) : Bagula, B., N. Bavukinina, B.Mbembe, M. Kaleba, K. Konda, L. Dumu, B. Kelela, N. Boleli, K. Mamba, M. Mboyo & T. Bilomba
Title : La phytothérapie traditionnelle de la gastrite dans la province de l'Equateur (République Démocratique du Congo). Ethnopharmacologia, 26, 23 - 30, (2000) Bulletin de la société française http://www.ethnopharmacologia.org/default.asp?page=revued'ethnopharmacologie et de la société européenne d'ethnopharmacologie
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) gastritis, roots, maceration, VO., 3 glasses / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (province of Equator)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(000)
Recipes : H(000), ONS.of Ocimum basilicum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Luanda)
Vernacular name : (nji) lika, (nxi) lika (Kimbundu)
Reference HB 28
Author(s) : Banderembako Fabien & Ntitangirageza Térence
Title : La médecine populaire au Burundi : quelques plantes médicinales.
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, hot compresses preparation from the bark of pounded leaves in H2O preparation from the bark of Pycnostachys eminii preparation from the bark of Ocimum basilicum preparation from the bark of Cupressus sp., local application + VO. preparation from the bark of the liquid
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umusura (Kirundi)
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(051), H(094)
Recipes : Harvest young and mature fresh leaves of Ocimum basilicum in the moming or the evening
H(051, f) fever and H(094, f) piles: A handful of leaves is extracted in one or two glassfuls of cold water; the filtrate is taken orally.
H(094, f) .The same liquid with table salt added to taste is taken orally for piles.
Region : West Africa
Country : Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name : efinrin (Yoruba)