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Official name : Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Family : Fabaceae

53 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(033), H(036), H(037), H(082), H(093), H(098)
Recipes : H(033) woman, powder of roots of Cussonia bancoensis, powder of ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta of Tetrapleura teteraptera of Xylopia aethiopica of Gladiolus psittacinus of seeds of Curculigo pilosa of Piper guineense, VO.
H(033) woman, ripe fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Xylopia aethiopica of Gladiolus psittacinus, seeds of Curculigo pilosa, ONS. Zanthoxylum dinklagei, seeds of Piper guineense, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, powder, VO.
H(036), powder of roots of Cussonia bancoensis of ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, ripe fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Xylopia aethiopica of Gladiolus psittacinus, seeds of Curculigo pilosa, ONS. Sepia officinalis, seeds of Piper guineense, powders, VO.
H(037), ripe fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, stem without leaves of Costus afer, bulb of Crinum jagus, bulb of Musa sapientum, bulb of Allium ascalonicum, to pound, to macerate, juice, VO.
H(082), H(157), ripe fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, stem without leaves of Costus afer, bulb of Crinum jagus, roots of Musa sapientum, bulb of Allium ascalonicum, to pound, to macerate, juice, VO. + sugar
H(093) antidote, rape fruit of Tetrapleura. + dungs of dog., ashes, diluted in H2O, VO.
H(098) disturbed sleep, barks stems, trunc, twigs Acacia nilotica, Nauclea pobeguinii, Pteleopsis suberosa, Enantia chlorantha, leaves Allium ascalonicum, Tetrapleura tetraptera, ripe fruits Citrus aurantifolia, Xylopia aethiopica, roots Morinda lucida, Anogeissus leiocarpus, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(098), leaves of Allium ascalonicum, ripe fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Citrus aurantifolia of Xylopia aethiopica, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pteleopsis suberosa of Enantia chlorantha of Acacia nilotica of Nauclea pobeguinii, roots of Anogeissus leiocarpus of Morinda lucida, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(157) child, whole plant of Allium ascalonicum, ripe fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Gossypium barbadense, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(157) childt, rhizom of Crinum jagus, whole plant of Allium cepa, leaves of Nicotiana rustica, rape fruit of Tetrapleurea tetraptera, infusion, VO.
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(013), H(091), H(169)
Recipes : H(013) abces, maceration of leaves of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Moringa oleifera, VO. + bath
H(091) anaemia, rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera , seeds of Garcinia kola, RNS.
H(169) inguinal hernia, roots of Olax subscorpioidea of Tetrapleura tetraptera, pulpe, decoction (H2O), filtrer, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : lèndja (Fon), anyansoulèndja (Goun)
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(037), H(082), H(113)
Recipes : H(037), pieces of rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(082) asthme, powder of rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, leaves of Tephrosia candida, to dilute in palm oil, friction
H(113) rheumatism, decoction (H2O) of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : kiaka (Akwa) (Mbaamba), eyaka (Lingala), chiacha (Tsangui)
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(051), H(157)
Recipes : H(051) + H(157) child convulsions with fever, decoction (H2O) rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : lêdja (Ewé)
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(098), H(099x)
Recipes : H(098) sleep troubles, decoction (H2O) barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, bath
H(099x), barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera + piment, triturer, to dilute (H2O), enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 15
Author(s) : Akendengue, B.
Title : Guinée équatoriale (1992) From PHARMEL 2 ref.: HP 10
Symptoms : H(055)
Recipes : H(055), rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Equatorial Guinea
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(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, powder barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction (H2O), VO. before the meal
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(037)
Recipes : H(055), decoction (H2O) of pods of Tetrapleura tetraptera, VO. 1 to 2 cups
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : guizamu (Eshira), mbala (Galoa), nkwaksa (Fang)
Reference HA 29 a
Author(s) : H. Terashima
Title : The Efe Pygmies and the Balese farmers in the Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire, around Andiri village (N 1.55', 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(201)
Recipes : H(201), the pod of Tetrapleura tetraptera is put in a field for guarding the crops; the thief will lose strength in the arms, which is called ; to cure it, the ash of seeds is rubbed into scarificaitons made at the shoulder.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire)
Vernacular name : ondetokumakpa (Efe)
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(095), H(207)
Recipes : H(095) The legume is used to make fish poison.
H(207) The dried legumes are burnt to fumigate the nets in the smoke so that they will catch game well.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Teturi Ituri Forest)
Vernacular name : sekeseke (Bira, Mbuti)
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 : V(095), V(207)
Recipes : V(095) The legume is used to make fish poison.
H(207) The dried legumes are burnt to fumigate the nets in the smoke so that they will catch game well.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Teturi Ituri Forest)
Vernacular name : sekeseke (Bira, Mbuti)
Reference HA 29 e
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Katala and Mawambo village (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 : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) the seeds of Tetrapleura tetraptera are pounded and used for fish poisoning. Especially in the dry season when the water recedes, the pounded seeds are put in a pool to intoxicate the fish
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : sekeseke (Mbuti)
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, decoction of dried stems of Tetrapleura tetraptera, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (southern region)
Vernacular name : prekese abana
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(001)
Recipes : H(001) cojunctivitis,H(014) skin disease, fruits of Tetrapleura tetraptera boiled in H2O to express oil, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : uyayak (Ibibio)
Reference HA 54
Author(s) : Apema, R., D. Mozouloua, E. Kosh-Komba & Y. Ngoule
Title : Les plantes médicinales utilisées dans le traitement de l'hypertension artérielle par les tradipraticiens à Bangui http://www.gfmer.ch/Activites_internationales_Fr/PDF/HTA-Apema-2011.pdf
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(074, r) internal infection, decoction fruits of Tetrapleura tetraptera, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : linja (Fon)
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(037), H(094), H(137), H(201)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(094) haemorrhoids, H(137) antalgic, H(201) medicomagic, ONS. of Tetrapleura tetraptera, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : kouloulou, kousék wé séké, kouloulou, kousékwé séké (Shien), kouséké séké, kouséké séké (Nekedie), plakassé (Baoule)
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(031), H(033), H(037), H(053), H(056), H(077), H(113), H(168)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, H(056) filariosis, juice of rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, instillation occulaire
H(018), juice of rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, drops in nostrils
H(031) intercostal pain, H(077) nausea, decoction (H2O) of rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, VO.
H(033) femal, barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, rape fruit of Tetrapleura., decoction (H2O, VO.
H(037) cough, bronchitis, barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(053) otitis, juice of rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, drops in ears
H(113) rheumatism, back ashes and fever, H(168), barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction (H2O), steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
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 : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) fishing poison, juice of rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(077)
Recipes : H(077) vomiting, stem barks of Tetrapleura tetraptera, 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(100), H(109)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhea, decoction d'stem bark of Tetrapleura tetraptera, lavement
H(109, 2) lumbago, decoction of seeds, lavement
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Dja reserve)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 56
Author(s) : Betti, J. L., R. Caspa, J. Ambara, R.L. Kourogue
Title : Ethno-Botanical study of plants used for treating malaria in a forest: Savanna margin area, East region, Cameroon Global Journal of Research on Medicinal Plants & Indigenous Medicine, Volume 2, Issue 10, 692-708 (October 2013) http://www.fosas.africa.kyoto-u.ac.jp/img/ProgressReport2012.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism,, stem bark of Tetrapleura tetraptera associated with Elaeis guineensis, rapture, massage
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Forest-savannah contact zone, Andom village, East region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HD 06
Author(s) : Delaude, C. & J. & H. Breyne
Title : Plantes médicinales et ingrédients magiques du grand marché de Kinshasa. Africa - Tervuren, 17, 93 - 103, (1971)
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) belly pains, seeds and pods of Tetrapleura tetraptera are pounded, maceration in H2O, VO. 1 glass / Day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 22
Author(s) : Gbolade, A. A.
Title : Inventory of antidiabetic plants in selected districts of Lagos State, Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 121, pp. 135–139, (2009)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, dried leaves and roots of Icacina trichantha, and Tetrapleura tetraptera fruit are ground into powder and taken with pap.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Lagos State)
Vernacular name : aridan
Reference HH 02
Author(s) : Hecketswei
Title : Congo (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(091)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea,H(037) cough, H(091) anaemia, rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, RNS.
H(037) bronchitis, barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 03
Author(s) : Hagenbucher-Sacripanti, F.
Title : Santé et rédemption par les génies au Congo. Publisud: 15, Rue des Cinq Diamants, 75013 Paris, 304 p., (1989)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) ritual, magic, smell of Pennisetum purpureum, Cymbopogon densiflorus (lisasa: ngu), Laggera alata (bita:ndi), Tetrapleura tetraptera (mwa:ka), Croton sp. (mba:mba), Leea guineensis (cia:la mio:ko), Aframomum giganteum (liyoyombo), Brillantaisia patula (lilele:mba) to calm people again the proximity of bad spirits
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(006), H(051), H(112)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(112), decoction (H2O) barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, enema
H(051), decoction (H2O) barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HI 05
Author(s) : Igoli, J.O., O.G. Ogaji, T.A. Tor-Anyiin & N.P. Igoli
Title : Traditional medicine practice amongst the Igede people of Nigeria. Part II. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines (2) pp. 134 - 152 (2005) http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc05016
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), roots of Cochlospermum planchonii, fruits and leaves of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction, VO., 1 X / day during 3 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ugbonyoru (Igede)
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(030), H(055), H(092), H(099), H(104)
Recipes : H(030) placental retention, H(055) vomiting, H(092) poisoning, H(099) epilepsy, H(104) abdominal pains, fruit, root tuber of Tetrapleura tetraptera, RNS
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 01
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(045), H(051), H(168)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) ulcer, H(045) antiseptic, roots, rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction (H2O), local application
H(045) antiseptic, barks of stem, twig, trunk of Carapa procera, rape fruit, barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraplera, decoction (H2O), local application
H(051), H(168) , roots, rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction (H2O), friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
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(091), H(100)
Recipes : H(091) restorative , barks decoction of Tetrapleura tetraptera , VO., bath
H(001), leaves, juice, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : koussa (Guéré), draadié (Krou), kousimossou (Néyau), koussékié cékié (Shien), ouara (Bambara), za, zan (Dan), chéré chéré (Abé), m'békré, m'bégré (Ebrié), plakassé (Baoulé), soumandi (Guimini), séké, sékéhi (Bété), eschésé (Agni), darwo (Haoussa), tchiékéboué (Attié)
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 : V(092)
Recipes : V(092), pods of Tetrapleura tetraptera , fishing poison, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : koussa (Guéré), draadié (Krou), kousimossou (Néyau), koussékié cékié (Shien), ouara (Bambara), za, zan (Dan), chéré chéré (Abé), m'békré, m'bégré (Ebrié), plakassé (Baoulé), soumandi (Guimini), séké, sékéhi (Bété), eschésé (Agni), darwo (Haoussa), tchiékéboué (Attié)
Reference HK 48
Author(s) : Kayode, J., O.E Ige, T. A. Adetogo and A. P. Igbakin
Title : Conservation and Biodiversity Erosion in Ondo State, Nigeria: Survey of Plant Barks Used in Native Pharmaceutical Extraction in Akoko Region Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 665-67. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/ondo3.htm
Symptoms : H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhea, H(113) rheumatism,, barks of the plant Tetrapleura tetraptera are soaked in water in a bottle, VO. the filtered aqueous extracts, once or twice daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ondo State)
Vernacular name : aidan (Yoruba)
Reference HK 53
Author(s) : Kayode, J, L. Aleshinloye and O. E. Ige
Title : Ethnomedicinal Use of Plant Species in Ijesa Land of Osun State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 164-170. (2008) http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/ijesa.htm
Symptoms : H(014), H(068), H(078)
Recipes : H(014) skin diseases (ringworm,... ), H(068) worm infection, H(078) cancer, fruits of Tetrapleura tetraptera, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ijesa Land of Osun State)
Vernacular name : aidan
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 Tetrapluera tetreptera, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : aridan
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, chopped stem bark of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Tetrapleura tetraptera, Clausena anisata , decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, fruits of Tetrapleura tetraptera with Azadirachta indica leaves., decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Cyclosorus afer, Senna alata, Tetrapleura tetraptera and Thaumatococcus daniellii, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Mangifera indica, Senna alata and Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Senna occidentalis, Thaumatococcus daniellii, Tetrapleura tetraptera and Cyathula prostrata , decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Thaumatococcus daniellii, Senna alata, Tetrapleura tetraptera and Cyathula prostrata , décoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Tetrapleura tetraptera with fruits of Azadirachta indica , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name : prekesε
Reference HM 03
Author(s) : Motte, E.
Title : Les plantes chez les pygmées Aka et les Monzombo de la Lobaye (Centrafrique). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), 574 p., (1980)
Symptoms : H(003)
Recipes : H(003) sprain, barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, ashes diluted in palm oil + salt local, scarifications
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HN 16
Author(s) : Ndukwu, B.C. and N.B.Ben-Nwadibia
Title : Ethnomedicinal aspects of plants used as spices and condiments in the Niger delta area of Nigeria Leaflets Journal on WWW : http://www.siu.edu/~ebl/leaflets/niger.htm
Symptoms : H(012), H(055), H(100), H(113), H(157)
Recipes : The pod of Tetrapleura tetraptera is ground with palm oil and used in theH(012)) stretching of fractured bones. Aqueous extract of the pod is used as H(157) anticonvulsant and molluscide. A decoction of the pod and the bark is used as H(055) emetic and to wash the affected organ in the cure for H(100) gonorrhea. The paste of the pods of Tetrapleura tetraptera mixed with the roots of Citrus lemon, Olax subscorpiodes, Chenopodium ambrosioides and the bulb of Allium ascalonicum in treatment of H(113) rheumatism.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : ighimiakia (Bini), edeminang (Efik), imiminje (Etsako), oshosho (Igbo), ighirehimi (Ishan), aridan (Yoruba), apapa (Ijaw)
Reference HO 12
Author(s) : Okafor, J. & R. Ham
Title : Identification, utilisation et conservation des plantes médicinales dans le sud-est du Nigeria. Thèmes de la biodiversité africaine, Le Programme d'Appui à la Biodiversité, Numéro 3, Juillet 1999 http://www.worldwildlife.org/bsp/publications/africa/okaforfr/okaforfr.pdf
Symptoms : H(157)
Recipes : H(157) child convulsion, ashes of leaves of Ricinus communis of Newbouldia laevis of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Spondias mombindon, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-East) (Central plain of Igbo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HO 20
Author(s) : Olowokudejo J. D., A. B. Kadiri, V.A. Travih
Title : An Ethnobotanical Survey of Herbal Markets and Medicinal Plants in Lagos State of Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 851-65. 2008. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/lagos.htm
Symptoms : H(012), H(033), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(082), H(093), H(098), H(100), H(113), H(157)
Recipes : H(012) fracture, H(033) infertility,H(037) cough, H(051) fever, H(068) bilharziosis, H(082) asthma, H(093) poison antidote, H(098) insomnia, H(100) gonorrhoea, H(113) rheumatism, H(157) convulsions, bark, pod of Tetrapleura tetraptera, RNS.. (Information obtained from herb sellers and traditional medicine practitioners from three popular and largest markets in Lagos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Local markets in Lagos state)
Vernacular name : aidan, aridan (Yoruba)
Reference HO 22
Author(s) : Olanipekun M.K. , S. Arowosegbe, J.O . Kayode and T.R. Oluwole
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used in the treatment of women related diseases in Akoko Region of Ondo-State, Nigeria Journal of Medicinal Plants Research. Vol. 10(20), pp. 270-277 (25 May, 2016) Article Number: 9BBEEA958735 http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR
Symptoms : H(113), H(159x)
Recipes : Saccharum officinarum, Xylopia aethiopica, Citrus aurantifolia, Tetrapleura tetraptera are used collectively or separately for the treatments of H(113) inflammation of joints, H(159x) breast pains. The recipes are boiled in Citrus aurantifolia fruit juice/100 ml, 3 times daily and part of it used to bathe painfull breast or joints
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria, Region of Ondo-State
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HS 01
Author(s) : Sandberg, F.
Title : Etude sur les plantes médicinales et toxiques de l'Afrique équatoriale. Cahiers de la Maboké, tome 3, n° 1, 5 - 49, (1965)
Symptoms : H(006), H(082), H(186)
Recipes : H(006), H(186) barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(082) dyspnoea, barks of stem, twig, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire), Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HS 24
Author(s) : Sonibare, M. A. and Z. O. Gbile
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of anti-asthmatic plants in South Western Nigeria African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 340-345 (2008)
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, roots of Olax subscorpioidea, plant of Euphorbia hirta, stem of Euphorbia lateriflora, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, bulb of Crinum jagus, bulb of Allium sativum, fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, washed and cut all the recipes into pieces, soak in water in a covered glass jar and leave for three days. For adult: a small tumbler-full is taken three times daily, Children: a small tumbler-full daily
H(082) asthma, roots of Olax subscorpioidea, stems of Chasmanthera dependens, roots of Calliandra portoricensis, stems of Mimosa pigra, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, bulb of Crinum jagus, leaves of Allium ascalonicum, fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, washed and cut all the recipes into pieces, soak in water in a covered glass jar and leave for three days. For adult: a small tumbler-full is taken three times daily, Children: a small tumbler-full daily.
H(082) asthma, stems of Chasmanthera dependens, fruits of Picralima nitida, bulb of Crinum jagus, leaves of Allium ascalonicum, fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, Alum, wash bulb of Crinum jagus and cut into pieces, mix with the scrapped portion of fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera in a mortar. The mixed herbs are soaked in water with alum. The liquid extract is administered. Adult: one tablespoon-full daily. Children: (diluted form of the extract), a small spoon-full daily.
H(082) asthma, fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, stem of Chasmanthera depends, bulb of Crinum jagus, leaves of Allium ascalonicum, a concoction of the ingredients is made. The concoction is left for about ten hours for effective extraction. Adult: three tablespoons-full twice daily. Children: 1 tablespoon-full twice per day.
H(082) asthma, Tetrapleura tetrptera, bulb of Crinum jagus, fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Gossypium barbadens, roots of Olax subscorpioidea, roots of Securidaca longepedunclata., wash, cut into pieces and soak in water for three days, then administer. Adult: one small tumbler-full daily. Chidren: a small teaspoon-full daily.
H(082) asthma, bulb of Crinum jagus, stems of Chasmanthera dependens, roots of Olax subscorpioidea, fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, leaves of Allium ascalonicum, wash, cut into pieces and soak in water for a day, then administer. Adult: two tablespoon-full daily. Chidren: one teaspoon-full daily.
H(082) asthma, bulb of Crinum jagus, leaves of Allium ascalonicum, seeds of seeds of Gossypium barbadense, stems of Chasmanthera dependens, roots of Olax subscorpioidea, fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, roots of Calliandra portoricensis., wash, cut into pieces and soak in water for a day, then administer. Adult: a small tumbler-full once a day. Children: a tablespoon-full daily.
H(082) roots of Olax subscorpioidea, roots of Calliandra portoricensis, roots of Securidaca longepedunculata,fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, leaves of Allium ascalonicum, chop the ingredients in pieces and soak in water. Adult: 1 tablespoon thrice a day, children: a small teaspoon once daily.
H(082) asthma, roots of Olax subscorpioidea, roots of Calliandra pororicensis, cut into pieces the ingredients and soak in sugar water for three days. Adult: 1 tablespoonful once daily, children: a small teaspoonful once daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : aidan
Reference HS 46
Author(s) : Sunderland, T.C.H., & C. Obama
Title : Etude préliminaire de marché sur les produits forestier non ligneux en Guinée équatoriale Document FAO (1998): http://www.fao.org/docrep/x2161f/x2161f23.htm
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) condiment, fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera , regions of Rio Muni and Bioko island
Region : West Africa
Country : Equatorial Guinea
Vernacular name : enziese (Fang)
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, pod, bark of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction, infusion , RNS. Region of use for diabetes (South east of Nigeria), (South south of Nigeria) , (South east of Nigeria), (North central of Nigeria)
Other medicinal uses: Hemorrhoids, Insect repellent, convulsions, asthma, cough, insomnia, poison antidote, gonorrhoea, rheumatism, infertility, bilharzia, sicklecell, lactation, ONS. RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : aridan (Yoruba), kpokrikpo or mkpuruma oshosho (Ibo)
Reference HV 07
Author(s) : Verger, P.F.
Title : Ewé: The use of plants in Yoruba society. Editoria Schwarcz, Sao Paulo, 744p., (1995)
Symptoms : H(014), H(091), H(100), H(104), H(137), H(201)
Recipes : H(014) itch, leaves Clausena anisata, Dichapetalum madagascariensis , leaves, barks, roots of Olax subscorpioidea, fruit Xylopia aethiopica, Tetrapleura tetraptera + camphor (kanafuru), cook the whole in a pot with H2O, filter + powder of camphor, mix with H2O, VO. 1 spoon, rubbing the rest of the extract over the body
H(091), to help girl to develop breast, fruit, Kigelia africana , Tetrapleura tetraptera, leaves, Pleiocarpa pycnantha, leaves and barks Cola gigantea , pound, boil in a pot, the girl must wash the breast
H(100) gonorrhea, leaves Clausena anisata , Desmodium gangeticum, ONS. Xylopia aethiopica , Tetrapleura tetraptera, pound, decoction (H2O) , VO. 1 spoonful every morning
H(104), ONS. Xylopia aethiopica , Piper capense, Tetrapleura tetraptera, barks Kigelia africana, leaves Lippia rugosa, Commelina erecta , bulb Allium aescalonicum , pound, grind, VO. vith a corn meal
H(137) body pain, contracted body, roots Lantana camara , leaves Acacia kamerunensis, fruits Tetrapleura tetraptera , decoction (H2O) , VO. every morning
H(201) madness , leaves Tephrosia vogelii, Cola acuminata , Crotalaria lachnophora, Tetrapleura tetraptera + black soap, pound, dry, VO. with a hot corn meal every morning
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HV 11
Author(s) : Verbeeck, A.
Title : Anticonceptionele Middelen AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n°1, 14 year, pp 26 - 28 (1951) http://www.abbol.com/bookbank/books/aequatoria%201951.pdf
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) fishing poison, fruits of Tetrapleura tetraptera
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo), Imbonga on the middle Momboyo River.in the Central African rain forest
Vernacular name : elésé (Nkundo)
Reference HV 11
Author(s) : Verbeeck, A.
Title : Anticonceptionele Middelen AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n°1, 14 year, pp 26 - 28 (1951) http://www.abbol.com/bookbank/books/aequatoria%201951.pdf
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112) abortifacient, barks decoction of Tetrapleura tetraptera , enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo), Imbonga on the middle Momboyo River.in the Central African rain forest
Vernacular name : elésé (Nkundo)
Reference HV 54
Author(s) : Van der Veen, L.J., S. Bodinga-bwa-Bodinga
Title : Une société traditionnelle noire africaine et ses plantes utiles : les Eviya du Gabon Document submitted for publication http://www.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/fulltext/Van der Veen/Van der Veen_à paraître_a.pdf
Symptoms : H(051), H(055), H(201)
Recipes : H(051) fever, pods of Tetrapleura tetraptera in enema
H(055) vomitive, barks decoction
H(201) fetishistic use, protection of crops against pests.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (o-)saga, (Eviya language)
Reference HV 54
Author(s) : Van der Veen, L.J., S. Bodinga-bwa-Bodinga
Title : Une société traditionnelle noire africaine et ses plantes utiles : les Eviya du Gabon Document submitted for publication http://www.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/fulltext/Van der Veen/Van der Veen_à paraître_a.pdf
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) poison fishing, leaves and fruits of Tetrapleura tetraptera RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (o-)saga, (Eviya language)
Reference HW 01
Author(s) : Walker, R.
Title : Usages pharmaceutiques des plantes spontanées du Gabon. Bull. Inst. Etudes centrafricaines, n° 4, 5, 6, (1953) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, fumigation
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HW 05
Author(s) : Wome, B.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes médicinales utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Kisangani (Haut-Zaïre). Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Fac. Sc., 561 p., (1985)
Symptoms : H(068), H(091), H(093), H(178)
Recipes : H(068) bilharziosis, decoction (H2O) rape fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, enema
H(091) asthenia, barks tige, rameau, tonc of Tetrapleura tetraptera, maceration (H2O), enema
H(093), barks stem, branch, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, stem without leaves of Costus phyllocephalus of Saccharum officinarum, to pound, juice, VO.
H(178) cardiac disease, barks stem, branch, trunk of Tetrapleura tetraptera, stem without barks of Saccharum officinarum, to pound, juice, to macerate (H2O), enema
H(178) cardiac disease, fruits without seeds of Tetrapleura., maceration (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HY 03
Author(s) : Yemoa A.L., J.D. Gbenou, R.C Johnson., J.G. Djego, C.S Zinsou, M.Moudachirou, J. Quetin-Leclercq , A. Bigot., F. Portaels
Title : Identification et étude phytochimique de plantes utilisées dans le traitement traditionnel de l'ulcère de Buruli au Bénin Bulletin de la Société Française d'Ethnopharmacologie et de la Société Européenne d'Ethnopharmacologie. Numéro 42 Décembre 2008, pp 50 - 57
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013, 1) Buruli ulcerus, fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera, maceration, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Zou district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference VB 36
Author(s) : Balagizi, I. , A. Cihyoka & S. Mapatano
Title : Lexique et recueil des quelques pratiques en ethno-pharmacopée agro-vétérinaire au Kivu. Plate forme Diobass au Kivu, 118p. (juin 2005)
Symptoms : V(105), V(008)
Recipes : Vv(105), Vv(008) white or red diarrhoea , petits morceaux of bulbs of Tetrapleura tetraptera, to dilute in 1 liter H2O, VO. as will derant 5 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : kisekenumpa (Lega)