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Official name : Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family : Lamiaceae

155 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 01
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., A. Abel, L. Ake Assi, D. Brown, K.S Chetty, L. Chong-Seng, J. Eymé, T. Friedman, J. N. Gassita, E. N. Goudotê, P. Govinden, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, G. Lailam, D. Landreau, G. Lionnet, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Seychelles. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 170 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(050)
Recipes : H(050), leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, infusion, VO
Region : Seychelles
Country : Seychelles
Vernacular name : gros basilic
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(008), H(014), H(051), H(068), H(124), H(151), H(187)
Recipes : H(008), infectious diarrhoea, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica charantia, to pound, juice, VO.
H(008), infectious diarrhoea, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica charantia, to pound, to dilute (H2O), VO. + salt
H(008), infectious diarrhoea, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica charantia, juice, VO.
H(008), infectious diarrhoea, leaves of Ocimum., maceration (H2O), VO. + salt
H(008), infectious diarrhoea, leaves of Ocimum., juice, VO. + salt
H(014, 2) dermatosis, the whole plant of Allium cepa, roots Plumbago zeylanica , leaves Momordica charantia of Ocimum gratissimum , to dilute in palm oil + salt, friction
H(051) eruptive, leaves of Ocimum., powder + salt + gun powder, VO.
H(051), leaves of Carica papaya of Lippia multiflora of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO. + inhalation
H(068) herlminthiase, leaves of Momordica charantia of Ocimum gratissimum, to dilute + salt, VO.
H(068) intestinal parasitism, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica charantia of Ageratum conyzoides, to pound, juice, VO.
H(124) bleeding at the nose, leaves of Ocimum., juice, local application
H(151), ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum of Polyalthia oliveri of Kigelia africana, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pycnanthus angolensis of Alstonia boonei of Trema guineensis of Terminalia ivorensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(157), leaves of Ocimum gratissimum of Allium ascalonicum of Nicotiana tabacum, fermentation, VO. + urine of vache
H(187) fontanels, congenital, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum of Desmodium velutinum of Cyclosurus striatus of Costus afer, gynaeceum of Schrebera arborea, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pteleopsis suberosa, decoction (H2O), to wash
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(006), H(008), H(018), H(022), H(026), H(068), H(076), H(077), H(091), H(094), H(103), H(104), H(126), H(129), H(130), H(155), H(159), H(169), H(210y)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, stems with leaves of Cassia alata of Ocimum gratissimum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008) + H(104), H(076) stomatitis, H(129), leaves of Ocimum., to grind, to dilute (palm oil), VO.
H(008), bulb Allium cepa, roots of Citrus aurantiifolia, ONS. Xylopia aethiopica , roots of Uvaria chamae of Ocimum gratissimum, RNS.
H(008) + H(104), H(076) stomatitis, H(129), decoction (H2O) aerian parts of Gynandropsis gynandra of Portulaca oleracea of Ocimum gratissimum, VO.
H(018), leaves juice of Ocimum gratissimum of Ocimum canum, RNS.
H(022) dystocia, leaves of Ocimum, to grind (H2O), massage
H(022) dystocia, leaves of Ocimum, to grind (H2O), to filter, VO. + human urin
H(022) dystocia, aerian part of Ocimum., to grind (H2O), to macerate (H2O), VO.
H(022) painfull delivery, aerian part of Ocimum., to grind (H2O), maceration (H2O), VO.
H(026), stems with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica charantia, to carbonize, powder, VO. + black soap
H(068) amoeba, leaves of Ocimum., pulp, enema
H(076) stomatitis, H(129), flowers of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Aframomum melegueta, to carbonizer, to dilute (huile of palmiste), local application
H(076) stomatitis, H(103) gingivitis,ripe fruit of Hibiscus esculentus of Aframomum melegueta of Ocimum gratissimum, to carbonize, diluted powder in H2O, VO. + bath
H(076) stomatitis, H(129) gingivitis, fruit entier mature of Aframomum melegueta of Xylopia aethiopica, flowers of Ocimum gratissimum, to carbonize, diluted powder in palm oil, local application, VO.
H(076) stomatitis, H(129), fruit entier mature of Aframomum melegueta of Xylopia aethiopica, flowers of Ocimum gratissimum, to carbonize, diluted powder in palm oil, local application, VO.
H(077), leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(077), leaves of Lippia multiflora of Ocimum gratissimum, to grind, to filter, VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves juice of Ocimum.
H(091) asthenia, stems with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, leaves of Spondias mombin, RNS.
H(094), leaves of Ocimum., to carbonize, powder, to dilute (palm oil), local application
H(104) colic, stems with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(126), stems with leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Ocimum gratissimum of Cassia siamea , RNS.
H(126), stems with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, stems with leaves of Cassia occidentalis, of Cassia siamea, RNS.
H(129), flowers of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Aframomum melegueta, to carbonize, to dilute in palm oil, local application
H(130), ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, stems with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, RNS.
H(155), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO. or macher les leaves (adultes)
H(159), leaves of Ocimum. pounded sur une poterie hot, VO.
H(169) inguinal, leaves of Ocimum., to grind, decoction (H2O), to decant, VO. + salt
H(210y), leaves juice of Ocimum., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : tchao, tchan madiwé, tchama dido (Fon, Goun), essourou (Mina), zogbéli (Watchi), simonua (Yoruba)
Reference HA 05
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(006), H(012), H(020), H(103), H(124), H(171), H(201)
Recipes : H(006), aerian part of Ocimum gratissimum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(012)), stems with leaves of Aframomum melegueta of Lagenaria siceraria of Dacryodes edulis of Manihot esculenta of Canna indica of Ocimum gratissimum of Imperata cylindrica, decoction (H2O), massage
H(012)), decoction (H2O) of leaves of Ocimum gratissimum of Cassia occidentalis of Arachis hypogea du petiole of Musa paradisiaca, massage
H(020), stems with leaves of Ocimum., pulp, scarifications
H(103), leaves of Ocimum., to grind, local application + salt
H(103), stems with leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(124) bleeding at the nose, leaves of Amaranthus lividus of Ocimum gratissimum, to grind, juice, drops in nose and auriculaire and occulaire
H(171), leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Ocimum gratissimum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) bad results at school, whole plant of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ndoundoumba (Akwa), mansousou, ampipiri (Téké), mantsousou mamanene (Laadi), doumadouma (Koyo), , mantsosou (Beembe)
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(004), H(008), H(014), H(022), H(026), H(037), H(038), H(068), H(099), H(104), H(111), H(118)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(111), stems with leaves of Mallotus oppositifolius of Ocimum gratissimum of Ocimum basilicum, decoction (H2O), to wash
H(008), leaves juice of Ocimum., VO.
H(008), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) nettle-rash, H(104), stems with leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(026), leaves of Ocimum., to dry, powder, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(026), stem without leaves of Ocimum., maceration (H2O), VO. + methylill blue (some drops)
H(037) bronchitis, stems with leaves of Ocimum., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(037), H(118) rhino-pharingitis, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, epicarp of Citrus limon, decoction (H2O), VO. + sugar
H(038), stems with leaves of Ocimum., to grind (H2O), maceration (H2O), VO.
H(038) urethra, roots, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, whole plant of Sécurinega virosa of Stachytarpheta angustifolia, maceration (H2O), VO. + pimento
H(068), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
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 Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, 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(104) gastric ulcer , leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104) gastric ulcer , young leaves of Ocimum., to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(104), H(008), leaves of Ocimum., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : azézu, kasusunga (Kabiyé), ditinura (Bassar), zogbéti (Mina), dzogbéti, débétsui, adégbessu (Ewé), ditchunonon (Akassélum), ussiba (Akposso), ditihianè (Adélé)
Reference HA 10
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title : Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(046), H(082)
Recipes : H(046) chicken-pox, leaves, Melanthera scandens, Ocimum gratissimum, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 20
Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) inflammation of the conjunctivita, leaves juice of Synedrella nodiflora of Ocimum gratissimum, drops in eyes
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 21
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, P. Chibon, H. de Vecchy, E. Duboze, J. Eymé, J.- N. Gassita, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, M. Le Bras, I. Mourambou, E. Mve - Mengome, M. - G. Nguéma, J. - B. Ollome, P. Posso, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Gabon. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 294 p., (1984) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(002), H(004), H(008), H(020), H(104), H(108), H(126), H(155)
Recipes : H(002), leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(004) wound, H(045), leaves of Ocimum., to pound, local application
H(020) snake, whole plant, pounded of Ocimum gratissimum of Spilanthes filicaulis of Drymaria cordata of Phyllanthus urinaria of Fleurya ovalifolia of Hibiscus suratensis of Aframomum danielli of Ageratum conyzoides en scarifications
H(037), leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, ripe fruit of Capsicum sp., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(126), barks stem, branch, trunk of Ocimum., maceration (H2O), VO. + bath
H(104), leaves of Ocimum., to pound, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(118) rhino-pharingitis, leaves juice of Ocimum, drops in nose
H(155), leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, seeds of Cola nitida, to chew, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : megnungnumpa (Bahoumbou), igondjo-maria, ivai (Mpongwé), ntsomo (Galoa, Myéné), ntsome, ozasa (Nkomi), osim (Fang), adjumadju (Mindumu), basilic, herbe royale (French)
Reference HA 25
Author(s) : Akendengue B. & A.M. Louis
Title : Medicinal plants used by the Masango people in Gabon. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 41, pp. 193- 200, (1994) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874194900329
Symptoms : H(018), H(051)
Recipes : H(018), H(051), the leaves are crushed and the juice inhaled or the leaf decoction (H2O) drunk to treat headache and fever
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : didudumbe
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(008), H(051), H(094), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), H(051), H(094), H(104), leaves, plant cultivated or wild plant. Fever, diarrhoea, dysentry, pile, stomach problems, HBP, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Southwestern)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HA 38
Author(s) : Ajibesin, K.ola K., Benjamin.E. Ekpo, Danladi N. Bala, Etienne E. Essien, Saburi A. Adesanya
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 387-408, (2008)
Symptoms : H(094), H(104), H(171)
Recipes : H(094) haemorrhoid, infusion of macerated leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, internal use, 3 X / day during 5 days
H(104) stomach ache, infusion of macerated leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, VO.
H(171) diabetes, leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Ocimum gratissimum, boiled in H2O or cooked in soup, VO., 3 X / day
H(171) diabetes, crushed leaves in H20 of Carica papaya of Ocimum gratissimum, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : nton (Ibibio)
Reference HA 39
Author(s) : Abo, K. A., A.A. Fred-Jaiyesimi, A.E.A. Jaiyessimi
Title : Ethnobotanical studies of medicinal plants used in the management of diabetes mellitus in South Western Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 67- 71, (2008)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 8) diabetes, leaves maceration of Ocimum gratissimum, VO. (cure during 1 to 6 months)
Region : West Africa
Country : South Western Nigeria
Vernacular name : efirin, basil (local English)
Reference HA 40
Author(s) : Agyare, C. , A. Asase, M. Lechtenberg, M. Niehues, A. Deters, A. Hensl
Title : An Ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro confirmation of ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants used for wound healing in Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma area, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 125, pp. 393- 403, (2009)
Symptoms : H(013), H(104), H(111)
Recipes : H(013) boils, H(104) stomach ulcer, H(111) burns, leaves decoction of Ocimum gratissimum, poultice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : nunum (Asante-Twi)
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(001), H(091), H(099)
Recipes : H(001) ONS. Of Ocimum gratissimum used to treat the eyes, RNS.
H(091) Ocimum gratissimum, Occimum basilicum and Brillantaisia patula to make drink to start a cure.
H(099) Ocimum gratissimum used with Ocimum canum to treat epilepsy. Said to be male partner to Ocimum canum
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name : mansunsu ma nkento, mansiu-nsiu, mansiusiu ma bakala (Kikongo)
Reference HA 46
Author(s) : Asase, A., G. A. Akwetey, D. G. Achel
Title : Ethnopharmacological use of herbal remedies for the treatment of malaria in the Dangme West District of Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 129, pp. 367- 376, (2010)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 3) paludism, boil about 40–60 g of leaves of Ocimum gratissimum in one litre of water and drink decoction thrice daily until recovered.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Dangme West District)
Vernacular name : su (Adangbe)
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 Ocimum gratissimum is used as a wash for wounds
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : efirin (Yoruba)
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 : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) febrile illness, root of Cucumis ficifolius leaf of Ocimum gratissimum and leaf of Calpurnia aurea are pounded together and mixed with cold water and a cup of coffee is given to human
H(051) febrile illness, leaf of Ocimum gratissimum is smashed and sniffed
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia, Oromya Region, West Shoa Zone in Chelya woreda.
Vernacular name : daamakasee (Afaan Oromoo)
Reference HA 57
Author(s) : Adomou A.C. , H. Yedomonhan, B. Djossa, S. I. Legba, M. Oumorou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues dans le marché d’Abomey-Calavi au Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 6(2): 745-772, April 2012 http://ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs
Symptoms : H(074)
Recipes : H(074) internal infection, decoction stems with leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : tchiayo (Fon)
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(008), H(038), H(051), H(104), H(151)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, dysenteria, H(038) candidose, H(051) paludism, H(104) stomach aches, H(151) hypertension, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, 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 : amanvivè (Fon) (Mahi)
Reference HA 63
Author(s) : Abera B.
Title : Medicinal plants used in traditional medicine by Oromo people, Ghimbi District, Southwest Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,10:40 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/40
Symptoms : H(080)
Recipes : H(080) alergic, leaf of Ocimum gratissimum is squeezed and its drop is prepared, VO. on skin, nasal
Region : East Africa
Country : Southwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : damakase (Oromo)