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Official name : Terminalia catappa L.
Family : Combretaceae

27 reference(s) related to this plant

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(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension , leaves decoction of Terminalia catappa, VO.
H(171) sugared diabetes, leaves of Terminalia catappa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
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(099)
Recipes : H(051) fever, H(099) epilepsy ONS. of Terminalia catappa, RNS.
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 09
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J. Eymê, J. - N. Gassita, E. Goudotê, J. Guêho, F. S. L. Ip, D. Jackaria, S. K. K. Kalachand, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, B. Landreau, A. W. Owadally, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques à Maurice (Iles Maurice et Rodrigues). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 214 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(008), H(171)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea ( infectious origin), barks decoction of branches, trunk, roots of Terminalia catappa, VO.
H(171) sugared diabetes, leaves of Terminalia catappa, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : Mauritius,
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 33b
Author(s) : Asase, A., G. Oppong-Mensah
Title : Traditional antimalarial phytotherapy remedies in herbal markets in southern Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 126, pp. 492 - 499 ( 2009)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, dried stem of Terminalia catappa, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (southern region)
Vernacular name : abrofo-nkate
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(096)
Recipes : H(096) cerebral congestion, seeds of Calophyllum inophyllum, ripe fruit of Terminalia catappa, leaves of Aphloia theiformis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Cinnamosna madacascariensis of Cabucala monarhron, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(173), roots oil of Calophyllum inophyllum, RNS.
H(191x), ONS. Calophyllum inophyllum, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 15
Author(s) : Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title : Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), barks of Mangifera indica of Terminalia catappa, leaves of Annona muricata, decoction (H2O), VO. ; adults at will ; childs, 100 ml., 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 20
Author(s) : Diafouka A., J. Lejoly
Title : Plantes hypotensives utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Brazzaville (Congo). Méricaments et aliments: L'approche ethnopharmacologique. Actes du 2e Colloque Européen d'Ethnophmacologie et de la 2ème Conférence internationale d'Ethnomédecine, Heidelberg2, 4-27 mars 1993.
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension. decoction (1 l. H2O) with one handfull of leaves of Terminalia catappa. VO. 200 ml 3 X / Day during 2 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886) https://archive.org/details/b24400270
Symptoms : H(008), H(088)
Recipes : Terminalia catappa used for the treatment of : H(008) dysentery, H(088) astringent
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : badanier (Creole), vadomcottai (Tamoul)
Reference HE 13
Author(s) : Egharevba, R.K.A., M.I. Ikhatua
Title : Ethno- Medical Uses of Plants in the Treatment of Various Skin Diseases in Ovia North East, Edo State, Nigeria Research Journal of Agriculture and Biological Sciences, 4 (1): 58-64 (2008)
Symptoms : H(014), H(173)
Recipes : H(014) scabies, sap from the young leaves of Terminalia catappa are rubbed on affected parts
H(173) macerated leaves in palm oil on leprosy.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ovia North East, Edo State)
Vernacular name : almond Tree (English), ebelebo (Bini)
Reference HE 17
Author(s) : Erinoso S. M. & D. O. Aworinde
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of some medicinal plants used in traditional health care in Abeokuta areas of Ogun State, Nigeria African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 6(18), pp. 1352-1362, 15 May, 2012 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp/PDF/pdf2012/15%20May/Erinoso%20and%20Aworinde.pdf
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, decoction of roots of Terminalia catappa, leaves and seeds of Piliostigma thonningii, VO.3 times daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : igi furutu
Reference HF 04
Author(s) : Focho, D. A., M. C Newu, M. G Anjah, F. A Nwana, F. B Ambo
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of trees in Fundong, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 2009, 5:17 (doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-17) + Additional file 1
Symptoms : H(008), H(171)
Recipes : H(008, f) diarrhoea, pulverized leaves of Terminalia catappa mixed with kernel oil, VO.
H(171) diabetes, infusion or maceration of leaves, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : shade tree (Fundong)
Reference HG 20
Author(s) : Gurib-Fakim, Ameenah, Joseph Guého
Title : Plantes médicinales de l'île Rodrigues Stanley, Rose-Hill. Editions de l'océan indien - Université de Maurice (Réduit) , 580 p. (1994) (ISBN 99903-0-171-9)
Symptoms : H(013), H(171)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruption, decoction of leaves and of barks of Terminalia catappa, bath
H(171) diabetes, infusion of young leaves of Terminalia catappa, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island
Vernacular name : badamier, West Indian almond
Reference HG 57
Author(s) : N' guessan K., É. Kouassi Konan & K. Kouadio Kouassi
Title : Ethnobotanical Study of Plants Used to Treat Diabetes, in Traditional Medicine, by Abbey and Krobou People of Agboville (Côte-d’Ivoire) American Journal of Scientific Research ISSN 1450-223X Issue 4, pp 45-58 (2009)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, leaves of Terminalia catappa, kneading leaves of Cleistopholis patens + H2O, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Agboville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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, 3) paludism, leaves of Terminalia catappa, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : furuntu (Yoruba) ebelebo (Efik), indian almond (English)
Reference HK 58
Author(s) : Kayode, J. & G.M. Kayode
Title : Ethnomedicinal Survey of Botanicals Used in Treating Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Ekiti State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 44-55, (2008) http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/ekiti.htm
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, stem bark of Terminalia catapa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : odan
Reference HK 70
Author(s) : Komlaga, G., C.Agyare, R. Akosua Dickson, M. L. Kwao Mensah, K. Annan, P.M. Loiseau, P.Champy
Title : Medicinal plants and finished marketed herbal products used in the treatment of malaria in the Ashanti region, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology 172, 333–346, (2015)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Terminalia catappa with Alstonia boonei, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Terminalia catappa with Alstonia boonei, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Dioscorea dumetorum ,Terminalia catappa and Senna alata, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Cymbopogon citratus, Terminalia catappa, Newbouldia laevis and Bombax buonopozense, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Citrus aurantiifolia with Ocimum gratissimum and Terminalia catappa leaves decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, fruits or leaves of Clausena anisata with Polyalthia longifolia, Terminalia catappa and Chromolaena odorata leaves., decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name : abrofo nkateε
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(008), H(068), H(082), H(151)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(151) hypertension, infusion of rape leaves of Terminalia catappa, VO. 1 cup 2 X/ D.
H(082) asthma, decoction of 3 to 4 leaves, VO. Cold
H(068) worms, VO. crushed seeds of Terminalia catappa + paraffin. 2 hours later take a purgative
Region : Reunion
Country : Reunion
Vernacular name : gros badamier, badamier
Reference HN 01
Author(s) : Nyakabwa, M. & W. Dibaluka
Title : Plantes médicinales cultivées dans la zone de Kabondo à Kisangani (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 87 - 99, (1990)
Symptoms : H(051x)
Recipes : H(051x) yellow fever, leaves infusion of Terminalia catappa, VO. + suggar
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HN 42
Author(s) : Nicolas J.-P.
Title : Plantes médicinales du Nord de Madagascar. Ethnobotanique antakarana et informations scientifiques 296 p. (2012) Editions Jardins du monde 15, rue saint Michel - 29 190 Brasparts www.jardinsdumonde.org
Symptoms : H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach aches. decoction of green leaves of Terminalia catappa, VO..
H(104) colic, H(091) asthenia and H(091) muscle fatigue, in the their beginning of the painful periods , decoction of yellow leaves that have already fallen
Region : Madagascar
Country : North Madagascar
Vernacular name : antafa, badany (Antakarana) , antafana, atafa (Malgache) , amandier, badamier (French) , bengal almond, Singapore almond (English)
Reference HO 14
Author(s) : Ogie-Odia, E.A . & E.F Oluowo
Title : Assessment of Some Therapeutic Plants of the Abbi People in Ndokwa West L.G.A of Delta State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 989-1002. 2009.
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) the fruit of Terminalia catappa are used as sedative when eaten in large amount.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ndokwa Delta State)
Vernacular name : ebelebo
Reference HR 18
Author(s) : Razafindraibe, M., A. R.Kuhlman, H. Rabarison, V. Rakotoarimanana, C.Rajeriarison, N. Rakotoarivelo, T.Randrianarivony, F. Rakotoarivony, R. Ludovic, A. Randrianasolo, R. W. Bussmann
Title : Medicinal plants used by women from Agnalazaha littoral forest (Southeastern Madagascar) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/73
Symptoms : H(015x), H(104), H(116), H(151)
Recipes : H(015x) albumin, H(104) stomach pain, H(116) ovarian cycle disruption, H(151) tension, leaves of Terminalia catappa, leaves of Terminalia catappa, RNS. (Medicinal plants used by women mainly near and around Agnalazaha littoral forest)
Region : Madagascar
Country : Southeastern Madagascar (Agnalazaha Forest)
Vernacular name : atafa
Reference HR 53
Author(s) : Randriamiharisoa, M. N. , A. R. Kuhlman, V. Jeannoda, H. Rabarison, N. Rakotoarivelo, T. Randrianarivony, F.Raktoarivony, A. Randrianasolo and R. W. Bussmann
Title : Medicinal plants sold in the markets of Antananarivo, Madagascar Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2015) 11:60 DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0046-y
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) urinary tract problems, leaves of Terminalia catappa, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (markets of Antananarivo)
Vernacular name : atafana
Reference HR 54
Author(s) : Ranarijona, H., L., T, A. Tsitomotra, J. B. Ravoniarisoa, G. S. Andrianasetra
Title : Les plantes magiques traditionnelles les plus réputées des femmes de la ville de Mahajanga http://www.commissionoceanindien.org
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026) painful periods, decoction of dried leaves of Terminalia catappa, taking two cups a day
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Mahajanga town)
Vernacular name : antafana (Malagasy language)
Reference HS 44
Author(s) : Sequeira, V.
Title : Medicinal plants and conservation in Sao Tome Biodiversity and Conservation 3, 910-926 (1994)
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) diarrhoea, bark of Terminalia catappa, infusion, VO.
Region : Sao Tome
Country : Sao Tome
Vernacular name : caroceiro
Reference HS 47
Author(s) : Samoisy, A. K., M. Fawzi Mahomoodally
Title : Ethnopharmacological analysis of medicinal plants used against non-communicable diseases in Rodrigues Island, Indian Ocean Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 20–38 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2015.06.036
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, infusion of 2–3 leaves of Terminalia catappa in 1 L of H2O, VO. 1 cup once
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : bedame (Rodrigues Creole) tropical almond tree (English)
Reference HU 01
Author(s) : Udoamaka F.Ezuruike n, J.M.Prieto
Title : The use of plants in the traditional management of diabetes in Nigeria: Pharmacological and toxicological considerations Journal of Ethnopharmacology 155, 857–924 (2014)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, leaves, stem bark, fruit, seeds of Terminalia catappa, RNS. Region of use for diabetes (South east of Nigeria), (South south of Nigeria) , (South east of Nigeria)
Other medicinal uses: aphrodisiac, hepato-protective, analgesic, inflammation, anti-microbial, insomnia, anti-cancer,Anti-viral, ONS. RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : belebo orIgifuruntu (Yoruba), ibulu (Ibo), tropical almond, umbrellatree (Local English)
Reference VY 02
Author(s) : Yongabi, K. A.
Title : MEDICINAL PLANT BIOTECHNOLOGY: IT’S ROLE AND LINK IN INTEGRATED BIOSYSTEMS: PART I. FMEnv/ZERI research Centre, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi (in gray litterature)
Symptoms : V(107)
Recipes : Vv(107) fowl typhoid, leaf extract of Terminalia catappa (leaf extract) in feed or in drinkers
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author