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Official name : Xylopia aethiopica (Dunal) A. Rich.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Uvaria aethiopica Guil. et Pers.

85 reference(s) related to this plant

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(037), H(108), H(139)
Recipes : H(037), H(108), H(139), seeds powder in H2O, VO. before going to bed
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : bzar dakar, jawzat az-zenj, jawzat habasâ (Arabic), poivre d'afrique, poivre d'Ethiopie, poivre de guinée (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(139), H(175)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac, H(175) calefacient, fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS., imported plant, RNS.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : bzâr dakâr
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(171)
Recipes : H(171), roots, barks, stems, twigs of Anthocleista djalonensis of Cassia alata, rape fruit of Citrullus colocynthis of Xylopia aethiopica, barks, stems, trunk of de Spondias mombin, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Cassia siamea, rhizom of Curculigo pilosa, bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus, infusion, VO. + bicarbonate
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(005), H(006), H(007), H(008), H(012), H(013), H(014), H(020), H(022), H(026), H(031), H(033), H(037), H(038), H(046), H(051), H(075), H(076), H(082), H(091), H(097x), H(099), H(103), H(104), H(108), H(116), H(126), H(129), H(135), H(151), H(157), H(158), H(166), H(169), H(171), H(180), H(201)
Recipes : H(005), leaves of Khaya senegalensis of Ocimum canum, roots of Uvaria chamae, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(006) constipation, aerian part of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(007), H(166), roots of Anthocleista djalonensis of Trichilia emetica, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(008) infection, stems with leaves of Uvaria chamae, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Monodora myristica, decoction (H2O) , 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), H(129), whole plant of Mitracarpus scaber, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(008) + H(104), H(076), H(129), leaves of Spathodea campanulata, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(012)), aerian part of Monotes kerstingii, ONS. of Protea elliottii of Lophira lanceolata, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , massage
H(012)) , roots of Chasmanthera dependens, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to grind, local application
H(013) abscess, underground part of Annona senegalensis, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , RNS.
H(013) skin eruption, H(051), stems with leaves of Ocimum canum of Croton zambesicus of Cymbopogon giganteus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Eugenia aromatica, RNS.
H(014) whitlow, leaves of Byrsocarpus coccineus of Ocimum canum of Boerhavia diffusa of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(014) dermatosis, barks of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitora, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(020), bark of the undergroud part of Pavetta crasipes, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, seeds of Monodora myristica, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Piper nigrum, leaves of Ipomoea asarifolia, RNS.
H(020), barks of the underground part of Sterculia sestemra, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(022), stems with leaves of Hybanthus enneaspermus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO. + decoction of Hybanthus.
H(026) mens regulation, ripe fruit of Kigelia africana, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Monodora myristica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(031), whole plant of Cleone viscosa, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(033) femal, roots of Butyrospermum paradoxum … subsp. parkii, roots of Bridelia ferruginea, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(033) femal, roots of Morinda lucida, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Aframomum melegueta, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(033) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus erinaceus, ripe fruit of Xilopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(033) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk of Spondias mombin, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, bulb of Allium cepa, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, decoction (H2O) + potash
H(033) femal, roots of Strophanthus hispidus, bulb of Allium cepa, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Citrus aurantium, to scrape, decoction (H2O) in wine, VO.
H(037), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anacardium occidentale, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Monodora myristica, RNS.
H(037), aerian part of Catharanthus roseus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(037), roots of Cassia occidentalis, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(037), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anacardium occidentale, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, leaves of Annona muricata, RNS.
H(028t) leucorrhoea, leaves of Jatropha curcas, ripe fruit of Garcinia kola of Aframomum melegueta of Piper guineense of Xylopia aethiopica bulb Allium cepa, diluted powder in du milk, VO. + potash
H(038) endométrite, ripe fruit of Kigelia africana of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Monodora myristica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(038) endométrite, barks stem, branch, trunk of Kigelia africana of Xylopia aethiopica of Eugenia aromatica, powder, VO.
H(038) endométrite, ripe fruit of Eugenia aromatica of Xylopia aethiopica of Syzygium aromaticum, powder, VO.
H(046) measles, roots, barks stem, branch, trunk of Calotropis procera, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Gossypium hirsutum, RNS.
H(046) measles, aerian part of Cynometra megalophylla, seeds of Sorghum arundinaceum of Monodora myristica, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(046) measles, whole plant of Momordica charantia, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(046) chicken-pox, aerian part of Cynometra megalophylla, seeds of Sorghum vulgare of Monodora myristica, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(051), aerian part of Hyptis suoveolens, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(051) paludism, stems with leaves of Detarium microcarpum of Combretum hypopilinum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica
H(051) paludism, roots of Opilia celtidifolia, fruitn mature of Xylopia aethiopica, roots of Stereospermum kunthianum, RNS.
H(051) paludism, stems with leaves of Commiphora africana, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(051) paludism, roots of Ostryoderris stuhlmannii, roots of Parinari curatellifolia of Combretum hypopilinum of Stereospermum kunthianum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(075) anorexie, feuille and roots of Allophylus africanus, ripe fruit Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(076) stomatitis, H(104) enteritis ulceruse, H(129), leaves of Spathodea campanulata, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(076) stomatitis, H(104) enteritis ulceruse, H(129), whole plant of Mitracarpus scaber, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(076) stomatitis, H(129), fruit entier mature of Aframomum melegueta of Xylopia aethiopica, flowers of Ocimum gratissimum, to carbonize, diluted powder in huile of palmiste, local application, VO.
H(076) stomatitis, H(129), fruit entier mature of Aframomum melegueta of Xylopia aethiopica, to carbonize, diluted powder in palm oil, local application, VO.
H(076) stomatitis, H(129), fruit entier mature of Aframomum melegueta, flowers of Ocimum gratissimim, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to carbonize, powder, to dilute in palm oil, local application, VO.
H(076) stomatitis, gingivite, whole plant of Euphorbia hirta, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , mouth wash, VO.
H(082) dyspnoea, roots of Uvaria chamae, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(091), rhizome of Zingiber officinale, ripe fruit of Curculigo pilosa of Xylopia aethiopica, bulb of Allium cepa, aerian part of Fungi sp., RNS.
H(091) retard to help moving, leaves of Bombax costatum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(091) anaemia, roots of Albizia glaberrina, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Monodora myristica, RNS.
H(091) anaemia, roots of Bridelia ferruginea, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(091) anaemia, leaves of Trichilia prieureana, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(091) anaemia, bulb Allium cepa, ripe fruit Piper guineense of Eugenia aromatica of Xylopia aethiopica, roots of Uvaria chamae RNS.
H(091) drepanocytosis, leaves, roots of Jatropha curcas, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(097x) child, ripe fruit of Kigelia africana of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Monodora myristica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(097x) child, barks stem, branch, trunk of Kigelia africana, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Monodora myristica, powder, VO.
H(099) epilepsy, barks stem, branch, trunk of Bridelia ferruginea, ripe fruit of Monodora myristica of Citrus aurantifolia, ONS. of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
- H(099), leaves of Psorospermum febrifugum, ONS. of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(103) teeth apparition leaves of Waltheria indica of Acanthospermum hispidum, ONS. of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(104) child, roots of Acridocarpus alternifolius of Carissa edulis of Phyllanthus amarus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(104), roots of of Carissa edulis of Acridocarpus alternifolius of Phyllanthus amarus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO. - - H(104), aerian part of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, rhizome of Zingiger officinale, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(104), stems with leaves of Uvaria chamae, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Monodora myristica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(104) dyspepsia, ripe fruit of Kigelia africana of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Monodora myristica, morceler, decoction H2O), VO.
H(104), bulb Allium cepa, ONS. Morinda lucida of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(108) sinus, aerian part, roots of Opilia celtidifolia of Commiphora africana, barks of the underground part of Securidaca longipedunculata, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Monodora myristica, bulb of Allium cepa, maceration, drops in ears and oculaire
H(116), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus erinaceus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(126), roots of Cassia occidentalis, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(126), aerian part of Indigofera suffruticosa, leaves of Elaeis guineensis of Hyphaene thebaica, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, 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(135), ripe fruit of Kigelia africana, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Monodora myristica, in pieces, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(151), roots and leaves of Croton zambesicus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(151), whole plant of Diodia scandens, leaves of Dissotis rotundifolia,ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(151), whole plant of Diodia scandens, leaves of Dissotis rotundifolia, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(157), leaves of Sorghum arundinaceum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to grind (H2O), maceration (H2O), VO.
H(157), leaves of Annona muricata, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(157), ripe fruit of Monodora myristica, fruits without seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, RNS.
H(157), roots of Trichilia emetica, Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(157), stems with leaves of Trichilia emetica, ONS. of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(157), ONS., RNS. of Xylopia aethiopica
H(157), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pseudocedrela kotschyi, peduncle or of Elaeis guineensis, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(158), leaves of Sida acuta, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, powder, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(158), leaves of Sorghum arundinaceum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to grind, to macerate, VO.
H(166) hiccup, whole plant of Andropogon gayanus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H169), leaves of Cassia alata, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H169), leaves of Cassia alata, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(171) sugared, roots and leaves of Lantana camara, roots of Anacardium occidentale, roots of Mangifera indica, roots of Olax subscorpioidea, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(180), barks of the underground part of Combretum hypopilium, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(201) psychosis, barks of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : ikalasonè (Annü), kpédjélékoun (Fon, Goun), souzi aronron (Kotokoli, kpédjerekou (Watchi), poivrier de Guinée (French)
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(104)
Recipes : H(104), roots of Nauclea latifolia of Quassia africana, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : kani (Bambara), poivrier de Guinée (French)
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(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, aerian part of Solanum nigrum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, powder, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : kimba (Hausa), poivrier de Guinée, poivrier d'Ethiopie (local French)
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(014), H(020), H(026), H(031), H(033), H(037), H(038), H(046), H(051), H(068), H(078), H(082), H(091), H(094), H(099), H(104), H(108), H(116), H(126), H(130), H(139), H(145), H(151), H(157), H(166), H(169), H(184), H(201)
Recipes : H(005), barks of the underground part of Trichilia emetica of Nauclea latifolia of Pseudocedrela kotschyi of Pterocarpus erinaceus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, pulp, local application
- H(005), roots of Trichilia roka of Pseudocedrela kotschyi, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to carbonize, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(006) + H(104), H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pteleopsis suberosa, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO. + decoction of Pteleopsis
H(006), roots of Anthocleista djalonensis, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO. + carbonate of calcium
H(006), leaves of Erythrina senegalensis, barks of the underground part of Uraria picta, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Citrus limon, decoction (H2O), VO., not during pregnacy
H(013) , abscess, pulpe of barks of the underground part of Allophylus africanus of Trichilia emetica of Steganotaenia araliacea, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, local application
H(013) boil, roots of Ochna schweinfurthiana, roots of Xylopia aethiopica, powder, to dilute (H2O), local application
H(014) whitlow, barks of the underground part of Waltheria americana, ONS of Xylopia aethiopica, powder, local application
H(020), barks stem, branch, trunk of Annona senegalensis of Securidaca longipedunculata of Trichilia roka, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, pulp, local application
H(020), bark of the undergroud part of Securidaca longipedunculata, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to pound, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(026), stems with leaves of Eriosema psoraleoides , ripe fruit of Pterocarpus erinaceus of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(026), roots, leaves of Morinda lucida, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO. + decoction
H(031) stich in the side, barks of the underground part of Securidaca longipedunculata, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, maceration (H2O), VO. + macéré
H(033) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk, roots of Diospyros mespiliformis, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Piper guineense, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, pulp, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(037), H(108), barks of the underground part of Uvaria chamae, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to pound in huile of palmiste, VO. + massage
H(037), H(108), barks of the underground part of Butyrospermum paradoxum... subsp. parkii…de Ficus gnaphalocarpa of Hymenocardia acida of Erythrina senegalensis, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO. + sauce
H(038), roots and leaves of Afrormosia laxiflora of Nauclea latifolia of Zingiber officinale of Xylopia aethiopica, bark of the undergroud part of Fagara zanthoxyloides, bark of the undergroud part of Piper guineense, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), barks of the underground part of Phyllanthus muellerianus of Anogeissus leiocarpus of Hymenocardia acida, ripe fruit of Piper guineense of Xylopia aethiopica , to dry, to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(038) urethra, roots of Eleusine indica, ONS. of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(046) measles, leaves of Hoslundia opposita, seeds of Monodora myristica, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to pound, to dilute (H2O), to decant, VO.
H(051) paludism, bark of the undergroud part of Entada abyssinica, roots of Aloe barteri, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, powder, to dilute in of l'alcohol, VO.
H(068) intestinal parasitism, barks stem, branch, trunk of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO.
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), 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 pour les childs
H(078) back cancer, barks stem, branch, trunk of Kigelia africana of Xylopia africana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(078) liver cancer, barks stem, branch, trunk of Kigelia africana ripe fruit of Xylopia africana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(078) breast cancer, barks stem, branch, trunk of Kigelia africana ripe fruit of Xylopia africana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(082) dyspnoea, leaves of Securidaca longipedunculata, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) anaemia, barks stem, branch, trunk of Khaya senegalensis, seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) drepanocytosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Khaya senegalensis of Securidaca longipedunculata, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, powder, to dilute, onction
H(094), powder of dried leaves of Gynandropsis gynandra of seeds Piper nigrum of fruit entier Xylopia aethiopica, local application
H(099) epilepsy, barks of the underground part of Burkea africana of Parinari curatellifolia, ripe fruit of Piper guineense of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(099) epilepsy, bulb of Crinum sp., ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Picralina nitida, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, ONS. of Xylopia aethiopica , decoction (H20), VO.
H(104), stems with leaves of Momordica charantia, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Monodora myristica, 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 Securinega virosa, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, amande of Monodora myristica, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Citrus limon, seeds of Piper nigrum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(116), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus erinaceus of Daniellia oliveri, ONS. of Xylopia aethiopica of Piper nigrum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(126), undergrond part without bark of Cochlospermum planchonii, roots of Fagara zanthoxyloides, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(126), roots of Nauclea latifolia of Xylopia aethiopica, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(130), undergrond part without bark of Uvaria chamae, seeds of Piper guineense of Xylopia aethiopica, powder, local application
H(139), barks stem, branch, trunk of Butyrospermum paradoxum... subsp. parkii…, roots Strophanthus hispidus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to pound, to dilute (H2O), VO. + sauce
H(145) rectum, stems with leaves of Cissus palmatifida, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to pound, VO., local application
H(151), roots, leaves of Morinda lucida, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), VO. + decoction of Morinda.
H(157), H(051) child, barks of the underground part of Combretum paniculatum, leaves, barks of the underground part of Securinega virosa, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to carbonize, powder, scarifications
H(166) hiccup, stems with leaves of Diospyros mespiliformis, leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(169), barks stem, branch, trunk of Anogeissus leiocarpus, seeds of Piper nigrum, ripe fruit of Garcinia kola of Xylopia aethiopica, to pound, to sift, to dilute, VO. + calsium carbonate
H(169), barks of the underground part of Securinega virosa of Combretum sericeum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(169), stems with leaves of Icacina senegalensis, ripe fruit of Piper guineense of Xylopia aethiopica of Citrullus vulgaris, powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce
H(184), barks of the underground part of Fadogia agrestis, ONS. of Xylopia aethiopica, to pound, local application
H(201) psychosis, leaves juice of Thevetia neriifolia, ONS. of Xylopia aethiopica, drops in nose
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : ekamanté (Akassélem), sozé (Kabiyè, etso (Ewé), esso (Mina), poivrier de Guinée ou d'Ethiopie (French)
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(027), H(037), H(094), H(169)
Recipes : H(027), stipules of Costus albus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), to dilute (lemon juice), VO.
H(037) cough , leaves of Xylopia aethiopica, ripe fruit of Capsicum sp., to grind, friction
H(037) cough , leaves of Xylopia aethiopica , to grind, to dilute (H2O), enema
H(094), whole plant of Phyllanthus amarus, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O), to dilute (lemon juice), VO.
H(169) strangled, barks of the underground part of Terminalia glaucescens, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to pound, juice, to dilute (H2O), VO. (+ honey + pimento), enema
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(006), H(082), H(104)
Recipes : H(006), H(104), ONS. of Nauclea latifolia of Cassia sieberiana of Zingiber officinale of Xylopia aethiopica of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(082), ONS. of Crossopteryx febrifuga, ONS. of Xylopia aethiopica, ONS of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 16
Author(s) : Ake Assi, L.
Title : Quelques vertus médicinales de Cassia occidentalis L. (Caesalpiniaceae) en basse Côte d'Ivoire. Bothalia, 14, 617 - 628, (1983)
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, juice leaves of Cassia occidentalis, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
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(004), H(006), H(022), H(051), H(101)
Recipes : H(006), powder roots + salt, VO.
H(004), powder roots, compress on wound
H(022), H 091), H(101), fruit , RNS.
H(051), decoction leaves and roots, tonic
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : awouka, eru-awonka, eru
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(034), H(113)
Recipes : H(034), young leaves of Leea guineensis, seeds of Xylopia aethiopica VO.
H(113) rheumatism, barks stem, branch, trunk of Xylopia aethiopica of Pterocarpus soyauxii, powder, friction, bath
H(113) arthralgic, barks stem, branch, trunk of Xylopia aethiopica of Pterocarpus soyauxii, to pound, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : mogana (Apindji), mugala (Baduma, Banzabi, Bavili), mugana (Bazlumbu, Eshira, Masangu, Ngowé), bekela (Bakele), uka-nka (Beseki), okala (Fang, Mindumu), ogana (Galoa, Mpongwé, Nkomi, Orungu), ogaa (Ivea), nkana (Loango), ovoa (Miitsogo), ngowé (Mugana)
Reference HA 23
Author(s) : Ambe, G. - A. & F. Malaisse
Title : Les plantes utilisées dans la médecine et la pharmacopée traditionnelles d'une population Malinke en Côte d'Ivoire. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 14, 121 - 130, (2000) completed by: Diversité des plantes médicinales et ethnotaxonomie en pays malinke de Côte d'Ivoire From the sources of knowledge to the medicines of the future, p 331 -338 HA 23b
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), dry leaves Xylopia aethiopica + roots Cassia sieberiana, crushed, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : n'gani (Dioula)
Reference HA 29 b
Author(s) : D. Kimurad
Title : The Bongando (Ngandu) farmers in the central Zaire, around Iyondje village adjacent to Wamba, the research base of Bonobos (N 0, E 22), Zone de Tshuapa, Region d'Equateur; collected by D. Kimura, in 1986-1989. 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(000)
Recipes : H(000), bark, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (around the Iyondje village, near Wamba, Shuapa, equatorial province)
Vernacular name : botongo, bongando (Ngandu)
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(092), H(210)
Recipes : H(092), the root of "sange" is pounded with other plants to make an arrow poison (mutali)
H(210), the leaves of "media'o" , "mediako", "mediakpe " are dried and mixed with the tobacco leaves and smoked as the substitute of marijuana.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : sange (Mbuti)
Reference HA 31
Author(s) : Ameyaw Y., F. A. Aboagye, A. A. Appiah and H. R. Blagogee
Title : Quality and harvesting specifications of some medicinal plant set up by some herrbalists in the eastern region of Ghana Leaflets Journal on WWW : http://www.siu.edu/~ebl/leaflets/eghana.htm
Symptoms : H(075), H(091), H(113)
Recipes : H(075), H(091), H(113), the dried ripe mature fruits plus other plant materials are used to prepare an oitment for rheumatoid arthritis, joint pains and a decoction for anaemia and anorexia.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : hwenteaa, hwentia, soo, ezinli, tsuo, kimba
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(004)
Recipes : H(004) chronic wounds, fruits of Xylopia aethiopica in powder, in an poultice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : hwentia (Asante-Twi)
Reference HA 44
Author(s) : Ashidi, J.S. , P.J. Houghton, P.J. Hylands, T. Efferth
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and cytotoxicity testing of plants of South-western Nigeria used to treat cancer, with isolation of cytotoxic constituents from Cajanus cajan Millsp. leaves Journal of Ethnopharmacology 128, 501–512 (2010)
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, fruits of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction , VO.; poultice and as topic
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : eeru (Yoruba)
Reference HA 50
Author(s) : Adodo, A.
Title : Nature Power. A Christian Approach to Herbal Medicine. 3rd edition. Generation Press Limited, Lagos. 290p. Generation Press Limited, Lagos. 290p (2004) / fron reference HI 08
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) fibroid, decoction of the roots of Cocos nucifera of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
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, 4) wound, the fresh leaves of Xylopia aethiopica are applied as paste on wounds
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : eeru (Yoruba)
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(074)
Recipes : H(074, r) internal infection, decoction stems with leaves et fruits of Xylopia aethiopica, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : kpédjréku (Fon)
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) fruits entier de Xylopia aethiopica as spice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : n’gani (Dioula)
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(051), H(068), H(091), H(113)
Recipes : H(037) broncho-pneumonia, H(113) + H(051) backache with fever, barks of Xylopia aethiopica , RNS.
H(068) vermifuge, H(091) restorative ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : evafé (Aboure)
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(018), H(037), H(082), H(099), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(018), leaves of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, powder, to take snuff
H(037) bronchopneumonia, leaves of Xylopia., friction
H(082), H(104) dyspepsia, H(113), barks stem, branch, trunk of Xylopia., maceration (wine), VO.
H(099) epilepsy, leaves juice of Xylopia, VO. + nuts of Cola
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(091), H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(091), H(104) gastritis, H(139), fruits and seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Cuanza Norte, Golungo Alto)
Vernacular name : (ka) bella (Kimbundu)
Reference HB 31
Author(s) : Bah, S., D. Diallo, S. Dembélé, B.S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for the treatment of schistosomiasis in Niono district, Mali. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 105, 387-399, (2006) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874105007968
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) urinary and intestinal schistosomiasis, decoction, powder of the aerian part of Stylosanthes erecta of Peritrophe bicalyculata, roots of Ximenia americana, barks of Ficus platyphylla, roots barks of Ziziphus mucronata, fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, VO. 1 teacup 2 X / day during 3 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Niono district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 34
Author(s) : Baldé, NM., A. Youla, MD. Baldé, A. Kaké, MM. Diallo, MA. Baldé, D. Maugendre
Title : Herbal medicine and treatment of diabetes in Africa: an example from Guinea. Diabetes Metab 32, pp. 171-175 (2006)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 22), leaves, fruits of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, fruit, seeds (condiment) of Xylopia aethiopica
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : kabela (Kimbundu)
Reference HB 45
Author(s) : Bablola, K., A.
Title : An Examination of the Usage of Herbal Contraceptives and Abortifacients in Lagos State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 140-46. 2009 http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/contra.htm
Symptoms : H(112x)
Recipes : H(112x) contraceptive, peel the bark of male Carica papaya root downwards and add sizeable fruits Xylopia aethiopica, little oil of Elais guineensis and cook with cat fish. Then eat. To restore fertility, carry out the above but with female Carica papaya
H(112x) contraceptive, soak fruits of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Aframomum melegueta and leaf Sorghum bicolor. In amixture of hot drink and juice of Citrus limon. Take in glass cup morning and night. To restore fertility, stop taking the drink.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Lagos State)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 6k
Author(s) : Barnish, G. & S.K. Samai
Title : Some medicinal plant recipes of the Mende, Sierra Leone. Medical research council laboratory P.O.Box 81, Bo, Sierra Leone , 96 p., January l992 DVV sponsored, SLADEA PublicationKew 633.88 (10.2)
Symptoms : H(003), H(012), H(008), H(014), H(016), H(037), H(051), H(108)
Recipes : H(003) +H(012)), Xylopia aethiopica, Cassia sieberiana, Microdesmis puberula, Trema guineensis, Manihot esculenta, equal amounts of leaves from the five plants are put together. They are pounded well and rolled into balls and sun-dried. To apply on fracture, etc. the baIl is grated and the dust dampened and applied directly, H(003) +H(012)), fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, tuber of Zingiber officianale, barkFagara rubescens, these are pounded or ground on a stone together and firmly rubbed at the fracture site,H(008), Seeds and fruit cooked and decoction drunk,H(014) gale, fruits of Xylopia aethiopica , seeds of Corchorus olitorjus are both ground on a stone and applied on the body for scabies or rubbed in the hair for lice,H(016), Zingiber officianale tuber, Xylopia aethiopica fruit, grind together and rub on the breast to soften it and to let any pus runH(037), Fruits and seed are eaten for cough. Dry fruits kept on water for a day or two and juice taken in as desired,H(051) paludism, Fruit, seeds and ginger are ground and rubbed over the body, H(051) paludism, Aframomum melegueta (kij-mumu), Xylopia aethiopica, Ground together and rubbed on thebody, H(108), Dry fruit and seeds are ground together with ginger and rubbed all over thebody
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
Vernacular name : heve
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Symptoms : H(095), H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, roots of Xylopia aethiopica very aromatic; concentrated decoction , mouthwash ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
H(095) seeds used as a spice (HA 99 Aubréville 1959 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : kani, bolopharan (Malinké), guilé (Poular), kalentou, simény, simingui (Soussou), poivrier de Guinée (French).
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(104), H(169)
Recipes : H(104) belly, crushed fruits + peper, infusion, VO.
H(169), beginning of hernia, crushed fruits + peper, infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kuba - kuba
Reference HD 06 b
Author(s) : Delaude C.
Title : Les végétaux du Zaïre : Matériel médico-magique des guérisseurs et sources de recherches phytochimiques. Université de Liège. Editions du Centre de Coopération au Développement (CECODE). Imprimerie George Michel S.A., rue de la paix n°6, 4000 Liège, 164 P. (1978)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), crushed fruits+ peper, infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : kuba-kuba
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(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism, arthritis, pound fruits of Xylopia aethiopica,and make into paste and apply
H(113) rheumatism, arthritis, Grind fruits and add to; pomade, rub on affected parts
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ovia North East, Edo State)
Vernacular name : african guinea pepper (English), unien (Bini), eeru (Yoruba)
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(013), H(078)
Recipes : H(013) boil, apply paste of leaves/seed of Xylopia aethiopica with white chalk
H(078) cancer, decoction of juice of fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, stem bark of Morinda lucida, leaves of Nymphaea lotus, leaves of Pistia stratiotes, crushed stem of Saccharum officinarium, leaves/seed of Xylopia aethiopica + palm oil, VO. half a cup, morning and night.
H(078) cancer, decoction of leaves of Calotropis procera, seeds of Garcinia kola, fruit of Kigelia africana, leaves/seed of Xylopia aethiopica extract from fermented maize, VO. a cup-full 3 times daily.
H(078) cancer, grinding fruit of Aframomum melegueta, roots of Citrus aurantifolia, leaves/seed of Xylopia aethiopica, wash affected parts 2 times daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : eru
Reference HF 08
Author(s) : Frazão-Moreira, A
Title : The symbolic efficacy of medicinal plants:practices, knowledge, and religious beliefs amongst the Nalu healers of Guinea-Bissau Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:24 (2016)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, decoction of fruits of Xylopia aethiopica, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : n’sél (Nalu)
Reference HG 05
Author(s) : Gbile, Z.O., F.A. Adeyemi & T.K. Odewo
Title : Nigerian flora and its pharmaceutical potential Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23b, 1033 - 1038, (1990)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), leaves of Anogeissus leiocarpus + fruit of Xylopia aethiopica , decoction, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (state of Kaduna, Zaria and surrounding) (Ogun state, Ijebu - Ode, Ago - Iwoye and surrounding)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 10
Author(s) : Gill, L.S. & C. Akinwumi
Title : Nigerian folk medicine practices and beliefs of the Ondo people. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 18, pp. 257 - 266, (1986)
Symptoms : H(006), H(033), H(037), H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) purg. + H(091), H(033),H(037, 2) cough, bronchitis, H(104) stomachic, fruit, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ondo people)
Vernacular name : olorin (Ondo)
Reference HG 60
Author(s) : Göhre, Á., B. Toto-Nienguesse, M. Futuro, C. Neinhuis & T. Lautenschläge
Title : Plants from disturbed savannah vegetation and their usage by Bakongo tribes in Uíge, Northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:42 (2016) DOI 10.1186/s13002-016-0116-9
Symptoms : H(008), H(040), H(051), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(051) paludim, seeds of Monodora myristica with Xylopia aethiopica, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Ocimum gratissimum, RNS. VO.
H(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Xylopia aethiopica of Milletia versicolor of Ocimum gratissimum
H(040) backache, H(104) abdominal pain, leaves of Ochna afzelii subsp.mechowiana xith Xylopia aethiopica, Monodora myristica and Piper sp. (Kupidi)
H(051) fever, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Cyperus sp. of Xylopia aethiopica of Monodora myristica for enema
H(051) fever, seeds of Monodora myristica with Cyperus sp., Xylopia aethiopica, Chenopodium ambrosioides
H(051) fever, roots of Cyperus sp. with Xylopia aethiopica and Monodora myristica, Chenopodium ambrosioides for enema
H(068) worms, seeds of Monodora myristica, infusion with other species, Piper sp., Xylopia aethiopica and Aframomum sp.
H(104) abdominal pain leaves of Pipers sp. with Xylopia aethiopica, Monodora myristica and Ochna afzelii subsp.mechowiana, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : northern Angola
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HH 02
Author(s) : Hecketswei
Title : Congo (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(082), H(113)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, H(113) rheumatism, barks stems, branch, trunk of Xylopia aethiopica , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
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(095)
Recipes : H(095), seeds as spice
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ayache (Igede)
Reference HI 10
Author(s) : Idu, M., B. C. Ndukwu
Title : Studies of Plants Used in Ethnomedicine in Ethiope Concil Area of Delta State, Nigeria Research Journal of Botany 1 (1) : 30 -43 (2006) http://scialert.net/qredirect.php?doi=rjb.2006.30.43&linkid=pdf
Symptoms : H(013), H(037)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases, eczema , the leaf and stem bark are dried and made into powdered form. Palm oil is added to the powder, mixed and applied to the infected places
H(037) cough. the opened dried fruit without seed is burnt, grounded into powder and mixed with palm oil, One table spoon is recommended twice daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Area of Delta State)
Vernacular name : ethopian pepper (local english), urheri (local dialect)
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, 24) paludism, fruits, seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : eri-alamo (Yoruba), ethiopian pepper (English)
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(037), H(068), H(103), H(113), H(139)
Recipes : H(037) cough, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, VO.
H(068) vermifuge, roots of Xylopia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(103), roots of Xylopia., decoction (H2O), mouth wash
H(113), ripe fruit, to pound, local application
H(139) aphrodisiac, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, ONS of Cassia occidentalis, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 02
Author(s) : Keita, S.M., J.T. Arnason, B.R. Baum, R.Marles, F. Camara, & A.K. Traore
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique traditionnelle de quelques plantes médicinales anthelmintiques de la République de Guinée. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 9, n° 2, 119 - 134, (1995)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) anguillurosis, leavers, grinded, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Republic of)
Vernacular name : kani (Manika), dyiie (Pular), simindyi (Susu)
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(005), H(014), H(031), H(045), H(068), H(091), H(139)
Recipes : H(005), Ficus capensis barks, pulp + fruits Xylopia aethiopica , enema
H(014) itch, lichem, decoction of leaves of Aframomum sp. + fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, frictions
H(045) + H(031), fruits, many preparations , external use
H(068), fruit + H2O, pounded, decoction, VO., in the morning empty stomach
H(091), ONS, RNS
H(139), roots of Cassia sieberiana, Xylopia aethiopica , Aframomum melegueta , powder on meat
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : simint, simingui (Soussou), guili ( Foulah), guili (Malinké), sindian (Baoulé), indian (Abron) , sogodio ( Koulango), fondé (Abé), efomou (Agni)
Reference HK 25
Author(s) : Keita, S. M. & al.
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique traditionnelle de quelques plantes médicinales anthelminthiques de la Haute-Guinée (République de Guinée) Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 13, 49 - 65, (1999)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), anguillulosis, leaves, crushed, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Republic of)
Vernacular name : kani (Manika), dyilè (Pular), simindyi (Soso)
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(008), H(037), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery,H(037) cough,H(037) bronchitis, H(104) stomachache, barks of the plant Xylopia aethiopica 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 : arunje (Yoruba)
Reference HK 49
Author(s) : Kayode, J., R. A. Jose and O.E. Ige
Title : Conservation and Biodiversity Erosion in Ondo State, Nigeria: (4). Assessing Botanicals Used in the Cure of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Owo Region Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 734-38. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/owo.htm
Symptoms : H(199)
Recipes : H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ondo State)
Vernacular name : erinje / eru (Owomode)
Reference HK 55
Author(s) : Koni Muluwa, J., K. Bostoen
Title : Noms et usages des plantes utiles chez les Nsong. Göteborg Africana Informal Series - N° 6 , 71p., (2008) Department of Oriental and African Languages. University of Gothenburg (ISSN 1404-8523) http://www.sprak.gu.se/digitalAssets/1316/1316264_noms-et-usages-des-plantes.pdf
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, decoction of leaves of Xylopia aethiopica
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable
Reference HK 61
Author(s) : Kibungu Kembelo A.O.
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales du Bas-Congo et leurs usages (198 p.),(2003) http://www.sie-cameroun.cm/?q=biblio/doc/4825
Symptoms : H(034), H(037), H(050), H(113), H(130), H(162x), H(169), H(170), H(171), H(187), H(187), H(189)
Recipes : H(034) heart palpitations accompanied to overturning and of drooling (matuta), pound together Aloe congolensis with roots of Heinsia crinita, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, and roots of Millettia eetveldeana. macerate the pounded mixture in H2O and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(037) cough, boil together Cymbopogon densiflorus with roots of Heinsia crinita and of Xylopia aethiopica. Filter and put in a bottle add 1 tablespoon of sugar. Drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(050) belly bloat with hardness accompanied of jaundice (mbudi), pound together and macerated in H2O barks of Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia and of Fuetete sp., Melinis minutiflora, and seeds of Monodora angolensis. Rub the whole body 2 times per day for 6 consecutive days. Warning : After you apply this medication, It is recommended of taking , medication below: decoction of the mixing of barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa, of Kilendila sp., of Xylopia aethiopica and Scleria achtenii. Mix with palm wine and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : oil of macerated palm nuts, fruits, onions, Solanum macrocarpon, Solanum aethiopicum, leaves of Gnetum africanum as vegetables, pumpkin and maïs.
H(113) joint diseases (kintolula), pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, of barks of Millettia eetveldeana, leaves of Gossypium barbadense, of barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, of barks of Mangifera indica, roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora, roots of Annona senegalensis, of Pentadiplandra brazzeana and of barks of trunk of Croton mubango; take two bottles of solution, to filter and drink 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. Keep the rest in the pot and reheat to massage members in the morning and the evening.
H(130) poliomyelitis (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata (roots), Aframomum alboviolaceum (roots), Cyperus articulatus (seeds), Cymbopogon citratus, Cajanus cajan (leaves), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Xylopia aethiopica (barks or seeds), Millettia eetveldeana (barks), Mangifera indica (barks), Sarcocephalus latifolius, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Annona senegalensis (roots), Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Lippia multiflora and Croton mubango (barks). decoction with 6 bottles H2O, take 2 bottles to take , VO. After sift, d’½ of glass, 3 times per day. Prohibited food : peper, salt grain broken with tooth, oil, egg and mushroom on dead wood.
H(162x) disease consists in urinate in bed at night (kiziena-ziena), pound and boil together seeds of Cyperus articulatus, roots of Mondia whitei, the fungus on dead wood and leaves of Gossypium barbadense.To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(169) hernia (mpiki), pound together the following plants : Xylopia aethiopica (seeds), Hallea stipolusa (barks), Milicia excelsa (barks); Pentadiplandra brazzeana and Mangifera indica (barks of trunk); Macerating the mixture in water, sift and do an enema, 1 glass once a day with interval of 1 day.
H(169) hernia, the plants to dry : Pentadiplandra brazzeana, Piper nigrum, Securidaca longipedunculata , Xylopia aethiopica, Aframomum melegueta, Croton mubango, seeds of Monodora angolensis, finely ground and sift, eat ½ teaspoon of the powder with a little water, 3 times per day.
H(170) ascites (kiungu)), boil together roots of Xylopia aethiopica with those of Mondia whitei; to filter and drink ¼ of glass, 3 times per day.
H(171) diabetes, collect the plants below : Polygala acicularis (roots), Urena lobata (roots), Xylopia aethiopica (barks of trunk) and barks of trunk of Pterocarpus angolensis. decoction in palm wine or corn wine or wine of Kibuku; Filter and store in a bottle of coka; add 3 spoonfuls of wrinkled heart of banana tree and drink 1 table spoon, 2 times per day. It is recommended to go to examinations of sugar in the urine after taking a bottle of solution. Prohibited food chikwangues, fufu, manioc tubercle, leaves of manioc, rice, bananas, corn, peanuts, fruit (all), sweet potatoes, bread, milk, drinks (all) of fat of meat and fish, palm oil and lemons. One can eat toast, yams of forest, taros, liquid milk, vegetables, many aubergines (all types).
H(187) weakness of the baby's neck accompanied by effusion of the head (nsingu), pound and boil in 5 bottled water the mixing of the following plants : Securidaca longipedunculata , roots of Aframomum alboviolaceum, leaves of Cajanus cajan, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, barks of Millettia eetveldeana, Cymbopogon citratus, Gossypium barbadense, barks or seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, Piper guineense, barks of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; roots of Sarcocephalus latifolius and of Annona senegalensis, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 1 bottle of the filtered solution and make them drink 2 tablespoons, 3 times per day. The rest is heated to be applied to the baby's neck, 2 times per day (friction)..
H(187) testicles blocked in the lower abdomen (nsunda), pound and grind together barks of trunk of Croton mubango, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata and roots of Xylopia aethiopica; eat a little of the product obtained 3 times per day.
H(189) difficult to take the first step for children., pound and boil in 6 bottles of water the mixing of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , of Aframomum alboviolaceum and of Annona senegalensis, of Sarcocephalus latifolius, seeds of Cyperus articulatus, leaves of Cajanus cajan, and of Gossypium barbadense; barks of Millettia eetveldeana, of Xylopia aethiopica (seeds aussi), of Mangifera indica and of Croton mubango; Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cymbopogon citratus, Lippia multiflora and Pentadiplandra brazzeana. Take 2 bottles of the filtered bouillon and VO. 1/3 of bamboo glass, 3 times per day. The rest is warmed to rub the whole body morning and evening. Prohibited food : hot peper, grain of salt broken with tooth, oil, egg, fungus growing on dead wood.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nkuya nkuya, nkuba-nkuba, nsombo (Kikongo)
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, dried leaves of Amaranthus spinosus of Zingiber officinale, Vernonia amygdalina and seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction , VO.
H(051) paludism, dried leaves of Senna alata, Xylopia aethiopica, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, dried seeds of Xylopia aethiopica with driedCarica papaya leaves, decoction , VO.
H(051) paludism, dried seeds of Xylopia aethiopica with Mangifera indica stem bark, decoction , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name : hwentia
Reference HK 72
Author(s) : Kpodar, M., S. D. Karou, G. Katawa, K. Anani, H. E. Gbekley, Y. Adjrah, T. Tchacondo, K. Batawila, J. Simpore
Title : An ethnobotanical study of plants used to treat liver diseases in the Maritime region of Togo Journal of Ethnopharmacology 181, 263–273 (2016)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver diseases, decoction of fruits of Xylopia aethiopica
Region : West Africa
Country : Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name : esso
Reference HL 18
Author(s) : Lebbie, A. R., R. P. Guries
Title : Ethnobotanical value and conservation of sacred groves of the Kpaa Mende in Sierra Leone Economic Botany, 49 (3), pp. 297-308, (1995)
Symptoms : H(027), H(104)
Recipes : H(027) roots of Dryopteris striata are cut, sun dried and boiled with stems of Marsdenia latifolia and leaves of Scleria barteri then mixed with those of Palisota hirsuta and seeds of Xylopia aethiopica the decoction is drunk to induce foetal movement during pregnancy.
H(104) severe stomach aches; sun-dried seeds of Xylopia aethiopica are cooked and the soup VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone (Moyamba District)
Vernacular name : hewe (Kpaa Mende)
Reference HM 32
Author(s) : Magassouba, F.B., A. Dialloa, M. Kouyaté, F. Mara, O.Bangoura, A. Camara, S. Traoré, A.K. Diall, G. Camara, S. Traoré, A. Keita, M.K. Camara, R. Barry, S. Keita, K. Oularé, M.S. Barry, M. Donzo, K. Camara, K. Toté, D. Vanden Berghe, J. Totté, L.. Pieters, A.J. Vlietinck, A.M. Baldé
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and antibacterial activity of some plants used in Guinean traditional medicine. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 114, pp. 44 - 53 (2007)
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045, 7) antiseptic, again infection, fruit of Xylopia aethiopica decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : hëbhë (Kpèlè)
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(002), H(006), H(008), H(037), H(045), H(051), H(068), H(078), H(091), H(102)
Recipes : H(008),H(037), H(051), H(102), fruit extract or decoction of the bark is drank for the treatment of bronchitis and dysenteric conditions; and also as a medicine for biliousness and febrile pains
H(078), H(103), the powdered root is used as a dressing for sores and rubbed onto gums for pyorrhea and in the local treatment of cancer.
H(045), powdered bark is dusted onto ulcers to enhance healing.
H(006), H(091), the decoction of the leaves and roots is used generally as tonic and often mixed with salt to cure constipation.
H(113), extracts of the pungent leaves are used as an emetic, carminative, purgative and revulsive against pains and rheumatism.
H(002), the powder of the seeds is used to prepare special pepper soup given to lactating mothers.
H(068), the fruit extract is also used to aid conception and as a vermifuge for round worms
H(091) childs, the roots of Ocimum basilicum or O. Canum Sims or O. gratissimum or O. americanum or O. guineense or O. viride together with the leaves of Jatropha curcas and fruit of Xylopia aethiopica is boiled and given to children as a strengthening tonic
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : ako (Bini) ; nkarika (Ibibio/Efik) ; nmimi ( Igbo) ; imako (Urhobo) ; (igberi); Ethiopian pepper, African pepper (English)
Reference HN 36
Author(s) : Nsimundele, L.
Title : Répertoire des plantes médicinales des régions côtieres du Mayumbe et du Bas-Congo,1966-1968. Unpublished notes of Léopold Nsimundele, Bureau chief forester / Inéac Luki, National Institute for Agronomic Study of Congo
Symptoms : H(008), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(068) vermifuge, ONS of Raphiostylis beninensis and Dracaena arborea and Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(104) stomachic, local therapy, seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : mukala, nsombo (Kikongo and Kiyombe)
Reference HN 39
Author(s) : Nzuki Bakwaye, F., C. Termote, K. Kibungu, P. Van Damme
Title : Identification et importance locale des plantes médicinales utilisées dans la région de Mbanza-Ngungu, République démocratique du Congo Bois et Forêts des Tropiques, N° 316 (2) (2013)
Symptoms : H(038), H(082), H(135), H(200), H(201)
Recipes : H(038) diseases of the genital system , H(082) diseases of the respiratory system, H(135) diseases of the digestive system, H(200) microbial diseases , H(201) related to culture syndromes . Parts of the plant used to treat patients; fruits or flowers , seeds, aerial parts, underground parts of Xylopia aethiopica. Pharmaceutical form: decoction, ashes , ointments or pomades , paste , powder or fragment , infusion. Administration: VO. , scarification or friction
Region : West Africa
Country : République démocratique du Congo (region of Mbanza-Ngungu)
Vernacular name : kuya kuya/nkala
Reference HO 10
Author(s) : Odugbemi, T. O., O. R. Akinsulire, I. E. Aibinu & P. O. Fabeku
Title : Medicinal plants useful for malaria therapy in Okeigbo Ondo state, Southwest Nigeria African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 4 (2): 191 - 198 (2007) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2816451/
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fruit, leaves, barks of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria, Ondo state
Vernacular name : erinje, eeru (Okeigbo)
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(006), H(007), H(037), H(104), H(115), H(116), H(201)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(007x) carminative,H(037) cough,H(037) bronchitis, H(104) stomach ache, H(115) neuralgia, H(116) amenorrhoea, H(201) mental disorder, fruit, bark, leaves, seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, 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 : eeru, erunje (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(027z), H(113), H(159x)
Recipes : Xylopia aethiopica are used collectively or separately for the treatments of H(027z) menstrual disorder, leaves of Xylopia aethiopica extract prepared by boiling in water./100 ml is taken orally for 3 days
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
Euphorbia convolvuloides, Saccharum officinarum, Musa nana (unripe), Xylopia aethiopica (seeds), Eleais guinensis, Citrus aurantifolia are used collectively or separately for the treatments of H(159x) breast pains The recipes are boiled in Citrus aurantifolia fruit juice/ 100 ml, 3times daily and part of it used to bathe the breast
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria, Region of Ondo-State
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HP 52
Author(s) : Pobeguin, M.
Title : Les plantes médicinales de la Guinée. Paris. (1912) Agriculture pratique des pays chauds, : T1 : 279 - 295, 387 - 394, 484 - 496, (1911) ;T2 : 37 - 45, 133 - 144, 233 - 238, (1911)
Symptoms : V(000)
Recipes : Vb(000), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : kani (Malinke), simingui, kalentou (Soussou), guile (Foula du Fouta-Djalon)
Reference HP 52
Author(s) : Pobeguin, M.
Title : Les plantes médicinales de la Guinée. Paris. (1912) Agriculture pratique des pays chauds, : T1 : 279 - 295, 387 - 394, 484 - 496, (1911) ;T2 : 37 - 45, 133 - 144, 233 - 238, (1911)
Symptoms : H(013), H(018), H(068), H(091), H(102), H(113), H(126)
Recipes : H(013), fruit, decoction, bath
H(018), leaves, fruit, cataplasm
H(068), seeds, decoction, RNS.
H(091), fruit or seeds
H(102), pounded fruit , infusion
H(113), fruit , decoction, friction
H(126), pounded fruit, infusion, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : kani (Malinke)simingui, kalentou (Soussou)guile (Foula du Fouta-Djalon
Reference HS 02
Author(s) : Sillans, R.
Title : République centrafricaine (1953). From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), young leaves of Xylopia aethiopica , in pieces, VO. + local salt
H(037), leaves of Xylopia.to pound, maceration (H2O), to filter, VO. + local salt
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HS 06
Author(s) : Staner, P. & R. Boutique
Title : Matériaux pour l'étude des plantes médicinales indigènes du Congo Belge. Mém. Institut royal colonial belge, Section des Sc. naturelles et médicales,Collection in-8°, fasc. 6 et dernier, 228 p., (1937)
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, fruit pulp smoked in a pipe
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (region of Yangambi)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HS 10
Author(s) : Souza, S. & Z.C. Dossa
Title : Fruits, graines et autres ingrédients médicinaux vendus sur les marchés au Bénin. Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., vol.2, n°2, 181 - 196 (1988)
Symptoms : H(014), H(037), H(038), H(099), H(104), H(113), H(126)
Recipes : H(014),H(037), H(038), H(099), H(104), H(113), fruits, RNS.
H(126) , fruits without seeds, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : erun, erunje (Yoruba), kpejelekun (Fon), eso (Gèn), kpejele (Goun)
Reference HS 16
Author(s) : Sandberg, F., P.Perera-Ivarsson & H. R. Ekl-Seedi
Title : A Swedish collection of medicinal plants from Cameroon. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 102, pp.336 - 343 (2005) : from an article of C.G. Santesson. Einige drogen aus dem kamerungebiet und ihreeinheimische verwendung,. Arkiv für Botanik, 20 A , pp. 1 - 34, (1926)
Symptoms : H(034)
Recipes : H(034) tachycardia, H(108) cold, fruit with seeds
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (southwest slopes of Mount Caneroon)
Vernacular name : alligator peper
Reference HS 1k
Author(s) : Sawyerr, E.S.
Title : Medicinal plants of West Africa.Vol. 1 Solomon Islands, 88 p. (1983)
Symptoms : H(006), H(018), H(020), H(033), H(037)
Recipes : H(006), fruit, RNS.
H(018), pounded leaves, friction head
H(020), fruit, barks, RNS.
H(033) femal, ONS., RNS.
H(037), fruit, cough, RNS.
H(037), fruit, barks, bronchitis
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
Vernacular name : hewei (Mende), an pos (Temne)
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, 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) asthma, bark of Khaya ivorensis, stem-bark of Terminalia ivorensis, bark of Piliostigma reticulatum, fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, root-bark of Uvaria chammae, bulb of Allium sativum, the ingredients are chopped into pieces and soaked in water for three days. Adult: a glass cupful daily, children: half a glass cupful daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : eeru
Reference HS 35
Author(s) : Sawadogo, W.R., M. Schumacher, M-H. Teiten , M. Dicato , M. Diederich
Title : Traditional West African pharmacopeia, plants and derived compounds for cancer therapy Biochemical Pharmacology 84, 1225–1240 (2012) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22846603
Symptoms : H(004), H(014)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(014) skin infections, seeds of Xylopia aethiopica , RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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, seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, regions of Rio Muni and Bioko island
Region : West Africa
Country : Equatorial Guinea
Vernacular name : oyang (Fang)
Reference HT 14
Author(s) : Thomas, L.-V.
Title : De l'ethnobotanique à la médecine: l'exemple Diola. Notes Africaines, 134, 48 - 52, (1972)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) pimples, leaves, maceration H2O, wash the body
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Casamance)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 21
Author(s) : Tra Bi Fézan, H.
Title : Utilisations des plantes, par l'homme, dans les forêts classées du Haut-Sassandra et de Scio, en Côte-d'Ivoire. Thèse de Doctorat, 3ème cycle, Université de Cocody-Abidjan, Faculté des Sciences et Techniques, (1997)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds to the rectum, fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, leaves of Aframomum sceptrum, RNS.
H(026), leaves, roots of Harrisonia abyssinica of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(026), fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, roots of Harrisonia abyssinica, barks of Anthocleista djalonensis, RNS.
H(026), roots of Alchornea cordifolia, leaves of Parquetina nigrescens of Piliostigma thonningii, fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (forest of Haut-Sassandra)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 24
Author(s) : Togola, A., D. Diallo, S. Dembélé, H. Barsett & B.S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of different uses of seven medicinal plants from Mali, (West Africa) in the regions Doila, Kolokani and Siby. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 1:7 (2005)
Symptoms : H(094), H(139)
Recipes : H(094, 3) haemorrhoids, crushed dried roots barks of Trichilia emetica + black peper ginger + fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, infusion, VO. daily, if side effects (vomiting, diarrhoea) VO. a decoction of Strychnos spinosa stems
H(139, 1) sexual asthenia, decoction of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia and the fruits of Xylopia aethiopica + sugar, VO. In the evening + sugar, VO. In the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 39
Author(s) : Tsabang, N. , P. V. Tsouh Fokou , L. R. Yamthe Tchokouaha , B. Noguem, I. Bakarnga-Via, M. S. Dongmo Nguepi, B. A. Nkongmeneck, F. Fekam Boyom
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of Annonaceae medicinal plants used to treat malaria in four areas of Cameroon Journal of Ethnopharmacology 139, 171– 180, (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/03788741/139/1
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism (timeki, Ewondo) (nnect, Bamikele), decoction of one teaspoon of crushed dried stem bark in 1 l of water, VO. 250 ml 2 times daily for 7 days.
H(051) paludism, maceration of one teaspoon of crushed dried fruits in 1 l of water, VO. 250 ml 2 times daily for 7 days : Major symptoms and other diseases treated: Fruits are used against aches, fever and as spice
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon
Vernacular name : akwi (Ewondo)
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, fruit, seeds of Xylopia aethiopica , RNS. Region of use for diabetes (?)
Other medicinal uses: purgative, neuralgia, amenorrhea, anti-convulsant, bronchitis, stomachache, cough, hemorrhoids, asthma, insect antifeedant, anti-microbial, diuretic, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : erunje or eeru (Yoruba), uda (Ibo), kimba (Hausa), Ethiopian or negro pepper, long nose pepper (Local English)
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(000), H(005), H(013), H(014), H(036), H(050), H(078), H(091), H(100), H(104), H(137)
Recipes : H(000) childs, leaves Ocimum basilicum , ONS. Xylopia aethiopica , leaves, roots, barks Sarcocephalus latifolius, decoction (H2O) , VO. 3X / day
H(005), swelling face, hands and feets , leaves Andropogon gayanus, Xylopia aethiopica , rootss Mucuna poggei , Strophantus hispidus, decoction (H2O) , VO. 3X / day
H(013) leg ulcer, ONS. Xylopia aethiopica, leaves Flabellaria paniculata, wash with decoction / bandage the leg
H(013) ulcer on the body, leaves, roots Pennisetum purpureum , ONS. Xylopia aethiopica , shea butter Butyrospermum paradoxum subsp. parkii (, grind, rub over the body
H(013) spreading ulcer, leaves, barks, fruits, roots Blighia sapida, barks Alstonia boonei, ONS. Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO. 1cup every morning
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(036) giddiness, leaves, barks, roots Securidaca longipedunculata , ONS. Xylopia aethiopica , leaves Olax subscorpioidea, decoction (H2O) , VO.1 cup every morning
H(050) swollen belly, fruit Xylopia aethiopica , ONS. Piper capense + potash, VO. with hot white corn meal
H(078)tumor vagina , leaves Urena lobata , Terminalia glaucescens, Euphorbia lateriflora , barks Bridelia ferruginea , Chlorophora excelsa, fruit Xylopia aethiopica , decoction (H2O) , VO. + wash the vagina with the decoction
H(091) anemia, leaves, barks, roots Spathodea campanulata , leaves Vernonia amygdalina , Xylopia aethiopica , decoction (H2O) , VO. every morning
H(100) gono., leaves Clausena anisata , Desmodium gangeticum, ONS. Xylopia aethiopica , Tetrapleura tetraptera, pound, decoction (H2O) , VO. 1 spoonful every morning
H(100) gono., leaves Asystasia gangetica , ONS. Xylopia aethiopica , fruits Musa sapientum var. paradisiaca + strong potash, pound together, VO. whith hot white corn meal
H(100) leucorrhea, leaves, barks, roots Terminalia glaucescens , ONS. Xylopia aethiopica decoction (H2O) , VO. 1 cup every day
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)pain with the breast, leaves Hymenocardia acida , Celtis wrightii, Albizia sp., fruits Xylopia aethiopica , decoction (H2O) , VO. 2X / day
H(137) flank , leaves Hyptis suaveolens , Momordica charantia , Piptadeniastrum africanum, fruit Xylopia aethiopica decoction (H2O) , VO. every day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : eeru, eeru awonka
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(091)
Recipes : H(091) fruit of Xylopia aethiopica are used as stimulants.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (o-)ga(a), (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(022), H(034), H(094), H(113)
Recipes : H(034), young leaves of Leea guineensis, seeds of Xylopia aethiopica, VO.
H(094), roots of Anthocleista nobilis, seeds of Xylopia aethiopica of Aframomum melegueta, maceration, RNS
H(113) rheumatism, barks stem, branch, trunk of Xylopia aethiopica, wood Pterocarpus soyauxii, powder, friction, bath
H(113) artralgie, barks stem, branch, trunk of Xylopia aethiopica, wood Pterocarpus soyauxii, to pound, friction
H(113) rheumatism, decoction of leaves of Xylopia, VO.
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(018), H(037), H(038), H(099)
Recipes : H(018), H(099) epilepsy, leaves of Xylopia., decoction (H2O), inhalation
H(037), leaves of Xylopia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), ripe fruit of Xylopia, decoction (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, 3) Buruli ulcerus, fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Zou district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference VA 29
Author(s) : AFLORA
Title : 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 root of "sange" is pounded with other plants to make an arrow poison "mutali"
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : sange (Mbuti)
Reference VE 04
Author(s) : Ejobi, F., R.D. Mosha, S. Ndege & D. Kamoga
Title : Etno-Veterinary Medicinal Plants of the Lake Victoria Basin: A Bioprospection Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances 6 (2): 257-261 (2007)
Symptoms : V(035)
Recipes : V(035) East Coat Fever, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : mtwetwe (Swahili / Sukuma)
Reference VK 17
Author(s) : Koumare, F.
Title : Quelques données sur les conceptions et la pratique de la médecine et pharmacopée vétérinaires indigènes. Ouvrage inédit, 81 p. , (1933) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Veq(068), Zingiber officinale rhizom, Hibiscus sp., seeds, Xylopia aethiopica, fruits, pounded the whole + millet bran, smal pils, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : n'gani
Reference VK 2k
Author(s) : Kargbo, T. H.
Title : Traditional midwifery practice in Sierra Leone and some medicinal plants used by traditional birth attendants, 212 - 220, (1979) Quatrième symposium inter-africain OUA / CSTR sur la Pharmacopée traditionnelle et les plantes médicinales africaines.(Le Abidgan-Côte d'Ivoire, 25-29 septembre 1979) Rapport et recommandations, Lagos, OUA / CSTR, P. M. B. 2359, Lagos, Nigeria.Cairo, University Press, 744 p. (1983)
Symptoms : V(027y)
Recipes : V(027y), pounded seeds, decoction, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
Vernacular name : not registered