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Official name : Vitex doniana Sweet
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Vitex cienkowskii Kotschy & Peyr.

86 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(008), H(051), H(086), H(094), H(098), H(137), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), barks stem, branch, trunk of Lannea welwitschii of Vitex doniana of Terminalia glaucescens of Diodia scandens, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(051), whole plant of Solenostemom monostachyus, oil of Vitex doniana, to pound, unction
H(082), barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex doniana, decoction (H2O), to decant, VO.
H(086) lymphadenitis, leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, oil of Vitex doniana, to pound, friction
H(094), whole plant of Biophytum petersianum, oil of Vitex didiana of Butyrospermum paradoxum, to pound, local application + VO. decoction (H2O)
H(098), leaves of Baphia nitida of Alstonia boonei of Icacina trichantha of Vitex doniana of Alchornea cordifolia, of Newbouldia laevis of Chlorophora excelsa, decoction (H2O), bath
H(098), barks stem, branch, trunk of Terminalia glaucescens of Bridelia ferruginea of Nauclea latifolia, of Ricinodendron heudelotti of Vitex diniana of Ekerbergia senegalensis of Pterocarpus erinaceus, of Anacardium occidentale, roots of Phyllanthus muellerinus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(137) traumatisme ?, leaves of Chasmanthera dependens, oil of Vitex doniana, to pound, local application
H(201) neurosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Antaris africana of Butyrospermum paradoxum of Annogeissus leiocarpus of Lannea welwitschii of Bombax buonopozense of Vitex doniana of Pterygota bequaertii, roots of Ongokea gore, infusion (H2O), 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(006), H(104), H(008), H(013), H(014), H(031), H(051), H(068), H(076), H(103), H(104), H(173), H(201)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(104), leaves of Vitex., to grind (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(008), diarrhoea, pulp of Vernonia doniana, VO.
H(013) skin eruption, H(051), leaves of Vitex., RNS.
H(014) whitlow, stems with leaves of Vitex., RNS.
H(031) stitch in the side, leaves of Spondias mombim of Vitex doniana, RNS.
H(068) amoeba, leaves of Vitex doniana, to grind (H2O), VO. + alun
H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex., powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(076) stomatitis, H(103), gingivite, leaves juice of Vitex., local application
H(173), roots of Cissus populnea, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus platyphylla of Vitex doniana, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, stems with leaves of Securidaca longipedunculata of Afzelia africana of Vitex doniana, aerian part of Smilax kraussiana, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : hrankilata (Berba), kounda (Boko), boyi (Dendi), fon (Fon, Goun), soussou penyerbou, sissibenyerbou (Waama), ewé ohwi (Yoruba)
Reference HA 06
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi , L. Dan Dicko, H. Daouda, M. Delmas, S. de Souza, M. Garba, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, D. N'Glo, J.-L. Reynal, M. Saadou
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Niger. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 250 p., (1980) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(173)
Recipes : H(173), ripe fruit of Pterocarpus erinaceus, roots of Annona senegalensis of Guiera senegalensis, barks stems, branch, trunk of Vitex doniana, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(173), whole plant of Indigofera tinctoria, roots of Guiera senegalensis of Striga hermontheca, barks stems, branch, trunk of Lannea microcarpa of Vitex doniana, stems with leaves of Strychnos spinosa, maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : dhumma (Hausa), bôye (Zarma), galbihi (Peuhl)
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(068), H(126)
Recipes : H(068), barks of the underground part of Annona senegalensis of Combretum sericeum, barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex doniana, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(068) child, barks of the underground part of Annona senegalensis of Combretum sericeum, barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex doniana, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce + powder du decoction
H(126), roots of Vitex doniana, leaves of Gardenia aqualla, stems with leaves of Grewia mollis, decoction (H2O), VO. + to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : bong'an (Akassélem), nyang (Moba), adg, (Moré), adga (Yanga)
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(130)
Recipes : H(130), leaves of Vitex doniana, decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 11
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J.J. Floret , S. Guinko, M. Koumaré, A. M. R. Ahyi, J. Raynal
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Mali. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 291 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(007), H(091), H(104), H(173)
Recipes : H(007), leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex doniana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091), ONS. of Vitex., RNS.
H(104) dyspepsia, H(173), roots of Vitex, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : koro, koroba, korofin, koto (Bambara)
Reference HA 12
Author(s) : Ake Assi, L., J. Abeye, S. Guinko, R. Giguet, X. Bangavou
Title : Contribution à l'identification et au recensement des plantes utilisées dans la médecine traditionnelle et la pharmacopée en République Centrafricaine. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 139 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045), barks stem, branch, trunk, to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : bilibélé
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 : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) in the hollow stem of Vitex doniana live red ants which string human badly. In the circumcision rite of the Mbuti boys, the red ants are splinkled over the initiates to induce them a trial to stand with the pain
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : meabenjekwe, enjekve, (Mbuti)
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(045), H(082)
Recipes : H(045) antiseptic H(082) asthma, bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : dinya
Reference HA 56
Author(s) : Ambé, G.A
Title : Les fruits sauvages comestibles des savanes guinéennes de Côte-d’Ivoire : état de la connaissance par une population locale, les Malinké. Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 2001 5 (1), 43–58
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fleshy fruits of Vitex doniana eaten raw
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : koro (Dioula)
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(006), H(008), H(046), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(008) diarrhea, H(046) rougeole, H(051) fever, H(104) ulcère intestinal, leaves of Vitex doniana, 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 : fonman (Fon) (Mahi) (Adja)
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(051), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, purgative, barks of the underground part of Vitex., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), stems with leaves of Abrus pulchellus … subsp. Tenuiflorus, leaves of Vitex doniana, juice, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(104), leaves, barks of the underground part of Vitex., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Costus lucanusianus, leaves and roots of Vitex doniana, juice, drops in nose
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Costus lucanusianus, leaves and roots of Vitex doniana, to pound, friction
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : ikivyiru (Kirundi)
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(004), H(008), H(037), H(051), H(091)
Recipes : H(004), H(008),H(037), H(051), H(091), ONS. of Vitex doniana, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : koo (Nekedie)
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(099), H(104), H(179)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex doniana, juice, drops in eyes
H(104) colic, dyspepsia, H(179), barks stem, branch, trunk of Vitex doniana, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mifiolongo wa saangi (Laadi)
Reference HB 21
Author(s) : Boulesteix, M. & S. Guinko
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées par les Gbayas dans la région de Bouar (Empire Centrafricain). Quatrième colloque du Conseil africain de Malgache pour l'enseignement supérieur (C.A.M.E.S.), Libreville, Gabon, 23 - 52, (1979)
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018), roots, decoction, fiter, drops in eyes
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire)
Vernacular name : ndacudan (Gbaya dialecte Bossangoa)
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(036), H(095)
Recipes : Harvest young and mature fresh leaves of Vitex doniana at any lime of the day
H(036) for dizziness: A handful of the leaves and dried intestines of a bat are ground together; the mixture is taken with pap
H(095) the leaves are used for the preparation of vegetable soup
Region : West Africa
Country : Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name : ori (Yoruba), dinyar (Hausa), uchakora (Ibo)
Reference HB 38
Author(s) : Belem, B, B. M. I. Nacoulma, R. Gbangou, S. Kambou, H. H. Hansen, Q. Gausset, S. Lund, A. Raebild, D. Lompo, M. Ouedraogo, I. Theilade & I. J. Boussim
Title : Use of Non Wood Forest Products by local people bordering the “Parc National Kaboré Tambi”, Burkina Faso. The Journal of Transdisciplinary Environmental Studies vol. 6, no. 1, (2007) + Additional file
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible wild vegetables, Vitex doniana
H(095, f) leaves of Vitex doniana, is considered as famine foodstuffs, only consumed if nothing else is available
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : andga (Moré)
Reference HB 43
Author(s) : Blench, R.
Title : Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms : H(018), H(095)
Recipes : H(018) the bark of Vitex doniana is boiled and added to acid water from ash and rubbed on a sore head. A cure can be expected in three days.
H(095), the fruits are eaten and also boiled to make a sweet drink. The young leaves can be cooked in soup.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name : ŋàrìŋà (Dagomba)
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, fresh leaves of ILippia sp. associated with Citrus limon, Ipomoea involucrata , Ocimum gratissimum, Vitex doniana, Carica papaya, Dacryodes edulis, decoction, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Forest-savannah contact zone, Andom village, East region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 65
Author(s) : Bia kouakou, B., J. N. D. Trebissou, A. Bide, J. Assi yapo, N. Zirihi-Guede, A. J. Djaman
Title : Étude ethnopharmacologique des plantes antipaludiques utilisées chez les Baoulé- N’Gban de Toumodi dans le Centre de la Côte d’Ivoire Journal of Applied Biosciences 85:7775– 7783 ( 2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v85i1.4
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, peeled bark of Vitex doniana, purge
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Baoulé- N’Gban county)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors