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Official name : Secamone afzelii (Schult.) K. Schum.
Family : Apocynaceae

10 reference(s) related to this plant

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), H(013), H(020)
Recipes : H(004) chronic wounds,H(013) skin tumor, H(020) bites, aerial parts of Secamone afzelii, poultice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : kwantemaa (Asante-Twi)
Reference HA 57
Author(s) : Adomou A.C. , H. Yedomonhan, B. Djossa, S. I. Legba, M. Oumorou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues dans le marché d’Abomey-Calavi au Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 6(2): 745-772, April 2012
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) constipation (purgative), decoction stems with leaves of Secamone afzelii, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : zukudjou (Fon)
Reference HC 52
Author(s) : Catarino, L. , P. J. Havik , M. M. Romeiras
Title : Medicinal plants of Guinea-Bissau: Therapeutic applications, ethnic diversity and knowledge transfer Journal of Ethnopharmacology 183, 71–94 (2016)
Symptoms : H(051), H(104), H(137), H(179)
Recipes : H(137) pains, H(104) intestinal problems, H(051) fever, paludism, H(179) diseases of the kidney, roots, leaves of Secamone afzelii , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : m’bal (Balanta), pó-de-malila (Guinean creole), porécududu (Fula), manara,manar-balé, n’dandumé (Nalu)
Reference HG 27
Author(s) : N' guessan, F.H. Tra Bi, M.W. Koné
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique des plantes antipaludiques utilisées en médecine traditionnelle chez les Abbey et Krobou d'Agboville (Côte d'Ivoire). Ethnopharmacologia, n°44, december 2009
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Secamoe afzelli, crushed, decoction, purge, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 58
Author(s) : Kayode, J. & G.M. Kayode
Title : Ethnomedicinal Survey of Botanicals Used in Treating Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Ekiti State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 44-55, (2008)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) stems, leaves of Secamone afzelii, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : alu
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, aerial part of Secamone afzelii with Spathodea campanulata stem bark, decoction , VO
H(051) paludism, aerial part of Secamone afzelii with Mangifera indica and Senna occidentalis leaves. , decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, aerial part of Secamone afzelii with Ficus spp., decoction + saltpetre., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name : kwatemaa
Reference HK 74
Author(s) : Klotoe J. R. , K. Koudouvo, J-M. Atégbo, C. Dandjesso, V. Dougnon, F. Loko, M. Gbeassor, K. Dramane
Title : Medicinal Plants Sold as Anti-Haemorrhagic in the Cotonou and Abomey-Calavi Markets (Benin) International Journal of Biology; Vol. 10, No. 1; 2018
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124, 2) hemorrhage, whole plant of Secamone afzelii, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Cotonou and Abomey-Calavi Markets)
Vernacular name : zukudjou
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
Symptoms : H(033), H(078)
Recipes : Aframomum melegueta, Ageratum conyzoides, Alchornea laxiflora, Ficus exasperata, Secamone afzelii, Talinum triangulare, Uvaria afzelii, Momordica charantia are used collectively or separately for the treatments of H(033) infertility, H(078) fibroid , dried and burnt powdered plants. The usage starts from the second day of the menstrual
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria, Region of Ondo-State
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HS 20
Author(s) : Sonibare, M.A. , J.O. Moody, E.O. Adesanya
Title : Use of medicinal plants for the treatment of measles in Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 268–272 (2009)
Symptoms : H(046)
Recipes : H(046) measles, dried leaves of Secamone afzelli aremilled and mixed with black soap and bathe with the mixture twice daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ijebu area of Ogun State)
Vernacular name : ailu (Ijebu)
Reference HU 01
Author(s) : Udoamaka F.Ezuruike n, J.M.Prieto
Title : The use of plants in the traditional management of diabetes in Nigeria: Pharmacological and toxicological considerations Journal of Ethnopharmacology 155, 857–924 (2014)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, leaves, pods, stems, whole plant of Secamone afzelii, maceration, RNS. Region of use for diabetes (South east of Nigeria)
Other medicinal uses: hemorrhoids, anti-microbial, purgative, dysentery, colic, wound healing, aphrodisiac, measles, sexually transmitted diseases, ONS. RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : ailu (Yoruba) secamone, ringworm plant (Local English)