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Official name : Baphia nitida Lodd.
Family : Fabaceae

18 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(104)
Recipes : H(004) new, old and deep wounds, H(104) stomach ulcer, leaves, root of Baphia nitida, poultice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : odwono (Asante-Twi)
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)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) sickle cell disorder, leaf from cultivated & wild Baphia nitida , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria du sud
Vernacular name : irosun, majigi, aboshi (Local name), cam wood (Common name)
Reference HA 66
Author(s) : Appiah, K.S.,, C. P. Oppong, H. K. Mardani, R. A. Omari, S. Kpabitey, C. A. Amoatey, S.Onwona-Agyeman, Y. Oikawa, K. Katsura & Y. Fujii
Title : Medicinal plants used in the Ejisu-Juaben municipality, Southern Ghana: An ethnobotanical study Medicines 2019, 6, 1; doi:10.3390/medicines6010001
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves of Baphia nitida, crush, local application
H(013) skin rashes, leaves, grind
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (municipality of Ejisu-Juaben)
Vernacular name : odwono (Twi dialect)
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
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112), abortifacient, slice root of Baphia nitida, wood of Pterocarpus osun and leaf of Sorghum bicolor, soak in gin for 24 hours and take in small glass cup thrice daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Lagos State, Nigeria
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 52
Author(s) : Bhat, R.B., A. A. Adeloye & E.O. Etejere
Title : Some Medicinal Plants of Nigeria Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany, Vol. 6 N° 1 (1985)
Symptoms : H(116)
Recipes : H(116) irregular menstruation, the whole plant of Euphorbia prostrata, a small quantity of Baphia nitida are grounded in smooth powder, VO. In pap. 2 teaspoonful twice daily
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HF 11
Author(s) : Fasola, T. R.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of plants used in the management and treatment of female reproductive health problems in Ibadan, Southwestern Nigeria Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare. Vol.5, No.3, (2015)
Symptoms : H(116)
Recipes : H(116) amenorrhoea, cook and prepare with soup the ingredients listed and eat once a day until there is improvement. Leaves of Baphia nitida, fruit of Capsicum annum and pulp of Elaeis guineensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ibadan)
Vernacular name : iyerosun
Reference HF 61
Author(s) : Addo-Fordjour, P, A. K. Anning, E. J. D. Belford & D. Akonnor
Title : Diversity and conservation of medicinal plants in the Bomaa community of the Brong Ahafo region, Ghana Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 2(9), pp. 226-233,( September 2008)
Symptoms : H(051), H(151)
Recipes : H(051) fever, H(151) high blood pressure, leaves of Baphia nitida, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Brong Ahafo region)
Vernacular name : odwen
Reference HH 54
Author(s) : Houmenou, V., A. Adjatin, M. G. Tossou, H. Yedomonhan, A. Dansi, J. Gbenou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans le traitement de la stérilité féminine dans les départements de l’Ouémé et du plateau au Sud Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 11(4): 1851-1871, August 2017
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 10) female infertility caused by smelly menses, barks of Baphia nitida, décoctio, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HI 08
Author(s) : Idu M., G.O. Obaruyi and J. O. Erhabor
Title : Ethnobotanical Uses of Plants Among the Binis in the Treatment of Ophthalmic and ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) Ailments Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 480-96. 2009.
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) eye sore, leaves of Baphia nitida are squeezed and the juice is applied to the eye, one drop, twice daily
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Edo State)
Vernacular name : otua (Binis), cam wood (English)
Reference HI 09
Author(s) : Idu, M., Umweni, A. A., Odaro, T. and Ojelede L.
Title : Ethnobotanical Plants Used for Oral Healthcare Among the Esan Tribe of Edo State, Nigeria. Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 548-63, 2009.
Symptoms : H(103x)
Recipes : H(103x) teeth cleaning, twig, stem of Baphia nitidia, chewed
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Edo State)
Vernacular name : otua (Esan)
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)
Symptoms : H(027)
Recipes : H(027) used to prevent miscarriage or abortion in women, The leaf of Baphia nitida is crushed and applied to the lower part of the abdomen twice daily for two days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Area of Delta State)
Vernacular name : orhua
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)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 3) paludism, leaves, stem bark of Baphia nitida, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : irosu (Yoruba), cam wood (English)
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 barks of Baphia nitida
Region : West Africa
Country : Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name : eto
Reference HO 15
Author(s) : Odugbemi, T. & O. Akinsulire
Title : Medicinal plants by Species names. In: Odugbemi, T. (ed) Outlines and Pictures of Medicinal Plants from Nigeria. University of Lagos Press, Nigeria, pp 73 – 116.(2006) From reference HI 08
Symptoms : H(006), H(013), H(014), H(050), H(100), H(143)
Recipes : H(006) constipation,H(013) skin diseases,H(014) ringworm, H(050) flatulence, H(100) venereal diseases, H(143) small poxeaves, bark, roots and twigs treats of Baphia nitida, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HO 16
Author(s) : Ogbole, O.O. & E.O. Ajaiyeoba
Title : Traditional management of tuberculosis in Ogun state of Nigeria: the practice and ethnobotanical survey. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 7 (1): 79-84 (2010)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 3) tuberculosis, bark of Baphia nitida, infusion, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : irosun
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.
Symptoms : H(006), H(013), H(014), H(143)
Recipes : H(006) constipation,H(013) skin diseases, H(100) venereal diseases,H(014) ringworm, enema, H(050) flatulent, H(143) smallpox, leaves, bark, root, twig of Baphia nitida, 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 : osun, irosun
Reference HV 12
Author(s) : Vroh Bi, T. A., D. Ouattara , K. B. Kpangui
Title : Disponibilité des espèces végétales spontanées à usage traditionnel dans la localité d’Agbaou, Centre-ouest de la Côte d’Ivoire Journal of Applied Biosciences 76:6386– 6396 (2014)
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, leaves of Baphia nitida, RNS.
H(203) making pestle with trunk
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (locality of Agbaou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference VD 22
Author(s) : Dougnon T.V., E. Déguénon, L. Fah, B. Lègba, Y. M. G. Hounmanou, J. Agbankpè, A. Amadou, H. Koudokpon, K. Fabiyi, A. Aniambossou, P. Assogba, E. Hounsa, M. de Souza, F. Avlessi, T. J. Dougnon, F. Gbaguidi, M. Boko, H. S. Bankolé and L. Baba-Moussa
Title : Traditional treatment of human and animal salmonelloses in Southern Benin: Knowledge of farmers and traditherapists Veterinary World, 10(6): 580-592. (2017)
Symptoms : V(006) + V(104)
Recipes : V(006, 1) + V(104, 1) salmonellosis: Fruits of Baphia nitida, in association with other plants, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Benin
Vernacular name : sokakpè