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Official name : Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J.C. Wendl.
Family : Poaceae

15 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 47
Author(s) : Abondo, A., F. Mbenkum & D. Thomas
Title : Ethnobotany and the medicinal plants of the Korup rainforest project area, Cameroon in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) cysitis, infusion of leaves of Bambuss vulgaris, drunk often
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, collect 4 handfuls of green or young leaves of Bambusa vulgaris. Decoction in 2 liters of H2O, let cool and filter to keep 1,5 litre. VO. X? bamboo glass morning and evening until the reduction of blood tension
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Bangui)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 60
Author(s) : Amujoyegbe, O.O., M. Idu, J.M. Agbedahunsi, J.O. Erhabor
Title : Ethnomedicinal survey of medicinal plants used in the management of sickle cell disorder in Southern Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology 185, 347–360 (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2016.03.042
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) sickle cell disorder, leaf from cultivated & wild Bambusa vulgaris , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria du sud
Vernacular name : oparun (Local name),;bamboo (Common name)
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(046), H(100)
Recipes : H(046) measles / chickenpox, decoction of leaves of Bambusa vulgaris, VO. a cup-full 3 times daily
H(100) gonorrhea / syphillis, infusion of leaves of Bambusa vulgaris, extract VO. 2 times daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : oparun
Reference HF 09
Author(s) : Fah L, Klotoé JR, Dougnon V, Koudokpon H, Fanou VBA , Dandjesso C, Loko F
Title : Étude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans le traitement du diabète chez les femmes enceintes à Cotonou et Abomey-Calavi (Bénin) Journal of Animal &Plant Sciences. Vol.18, Issue 1: 2647-2658 , (2013)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 1) diabetes in pregnant women, leaf decoction of Bambusa vulgaris, VO. (The consumption of sugary foods is prohibited during treatment.)
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Cotonou and Abomey-Calavi)
Vernacular name : dawè
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, decoction of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Bambusa vulgaris of Tectona grandis, fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, stem with leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, wash + steam bath + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea. The young shoo of Bambusa vulgarist is sliced and cooked with local gin together with tobacco leaf and native salt. A glassful is taken twice daily for three-four days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Area of Delta State)
Vernacular name : bambu (local English), okpo
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, 21) paludism, leaves of Bambusa vulgaris, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : oparun (Yoruba), common Bamboo (English)
Reference HK 53
Author(s) : Kayode, J, L. Aleshinloye and O. E. Ige
Title : Ethnomedicinal Use of Plant Species in Ijesa Land of Osun State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 164-170. (2008) http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/ijesa.htm
Symptoms : H(046), H(051), H(107)
Recipes : H(046) measles, H(051) fever, paludisme, H(107) typhoid, leaves of Bambusa vulgaris
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ijesa Land of Osun State)
Vernacular name : oparun
Reference HK 70
Author(s) : Komlaga, G., C.Agyare, R. Akosua Dickson, M. L. Kwao Mensah, K. Annan, P.M. Loiseau, P.Champy
Title : Medicinal plants and finished marketed herbal products used in the treatment of malaria in the Ashanti region, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology 172, 333–346, (2015)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Bambusa vulgaris,Citrus aurantiifolia, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Bambusa vulgaris, Polyalthia longifolia, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, stem bark and leaves of Khaya senegalensis, Bombax buonopozense and leaves of Bambusa vulgaris, décoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name : amporo
Reference HK 79
Author(s) : Kimpouni, V., M-Y Lenga-Sacadura, J. C. Mamboueni, E. N.Mikoko
Title : Phytodiversite et Pharmacopée Traditionnelle de la communauté Kaamba de Madingou (Bouenza - Congo) European Scientific Journal, Vol.14, No.3, January 2018 edition URL:http://dx.doi.org/10.19044/esj.2018.v14n3p191
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151, 8) blood pressure, young shoot of Bambusa vulgaris in decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : bambou
Reference HL 32
Author(s) : Lautenschläger, T., M. Monizi , M. Pedro, J. L. Mandombe, M. Futuro Bránquima, C. Heinze and C. Neinhuis
Title : First large-scale ethnobotanical survey in the province of Uíge, northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:51 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0238-3
Symptoms : H(203), H(241)
Recipes : H(203) construction stems of Bambusa vulgaris
H(241) erosion control, whole plant
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (province de Uíge)
Vernacular name : bamboo (Portuguese), tutu dia mputu (Kikongo)
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(068), H(100), H(112), H(116)
Recipes : H(068) antihelmintic, H(100) gonorrhoea, H(112) abortifacient, H(116) emmenagogue, leaves, young shoot of Bambusa vulgaris, 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 : oparun
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, the leaves of Peperomia pellucida, Elytraria marginata, Bambusa vulgaris, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, and the whole plant of Corchorus olitorius are washed and boiled with a little potash using plenty water. It is allowed to cool and a teacup ful of extract is taken thrice daily after meal.
H(046) measles, the leaves of Bambusa vulgaris and Caesalpinia bonduc are soaked in hot water with the leaves of Dioscorea rotundata and then allowed to cool. Two t ablespoonfuls of the extract are, taken twice daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ijebu area of Ogun State)
Vernacular name : oparun (Ijebu)
Reference HT 40
Author(s) : Tra Bi Fézan, H., G. M. Irié, K C.C. N’GAMAN & C.H.B. Mohou
Title : Études de quelques plantes thérapeutiques utilisées dans le traitement de l’hypertension artérielle et du diabète : deux maladies émergentes en Côte d’Ivoire Sciences & Nature Vol. 5 N°1 : 39 - 48 (2008) http://www.ajol.info/index.php/scinat/article/viewFile/42150/9278
Symptoms : H(051), H(151)
Recipes : H(051) typhoid fever, H(051) paludism, ONS., RNS.
H(151) hypertension, young shoots of Bambusa vulgaris in the preparation of a sauce
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Abidjan town)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors