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Official name : Canarium schweinfurthii Engl.
Family : Burseraceae

24 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 42
Author(s) : Arkinstall, W.
Title : Medicinal and useful plants collected in the Manianga district of the Republic of Zaïre Revue de recherche scientifique. Spécial Médecine traditionnelle au Zaïre, Volume unique , pp135 - 158 (1979) Presses de l' Institut de Recherche Scientifique
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) treat pain in urination, ONS, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaire) (Manianga district )
Vernacular name : mbanga ntela (Kikongo)
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(203)
Recipes : H(203) resin used to make torches (HA 99 Aubréville 1959 )., or in smoke to repel mosquitoes ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : dollo (Kissi), ghiémana (Konia).
Reference HD 54
Author(s) : Dibong, S. D. , P. B.Mvogo Ottou, D.Vandi, R. C. Ndjib , F. M. Tchamaha, E. Mpondo Mpondo
Title : Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales anti hémorroïdaires des marchés et villages du Centre et du Littoral Cameroun Journal of Applied Biosciences 96:9072 – 9093 (2015)
Symptoms : H(040), H(091), H(094)
Recipes : H(094) hemorrhoids, H(040), backache, kidneyache, inflammations, barks of Baillonella toxisperma + Guilbourtia tesmannii + Mammea africana + Canarium schweinfurthii + Entandrophragma candollei + Spathodea campanulata, decoction, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath 1 times / day
H(091) anemia, H(094) hemorrhoids, barks of Canarium schweinfurthii + Spathodea campanulata + Mammea africana + Entandrophragma candollei, decoction, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath 1 times / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Center and Coastline)
Vernacular name : alele
Reference HF 04
Author(s) : Focho, D. A., M. C Newu, M. G Anjah, F. A Nwana, F. B Ambo
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of trees in Fundong, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 2009, 5:17 (doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-17) + Additional file 1
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) chest pain, pulverized resin of Canarium schweinfurthii mixed with palm oil, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : ambah (Fundong)
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(082), H(095), H(098), H(103), H(104), H(211)
Recipes : H(082) respiratory disease, resin of Canarium schweinfurthii, rubbed on breast, inhalation
H(103) toothache, leaves of Canarium schweinfurthii with Psidium guajava and Alchornea cordifolia, decoction, rinsed in mouth
H(104) abdominal pain, heat resin of Canarium schweinfurthii and mix with palm oil, Xylopia aethiopica and Monodora myristica
H(104) abdominal pain, clean (and crush) crude root, VO or enema
H(098) nightmares, burnt resin, Inhalation
H(211) candles, used as wax substitute
H(095) cooked fruit, left in warm water for 1 h or until pulp softens
Region : West Africa
Country : northern Angola
Vernacular name : mbidi, gimbidi (Kikongo)
Reference HJ 08
Author(s) : Jiofack, T., l. Ayissi, C. Fokunang, N. Guedje and V. Kemeuze
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of the upper Nyong valley forest in Cameroon African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(4). pp. 144-150, April, 2009 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp
Symptoms : H(037), H(201)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(201) panacea of witchcraft,latex of Canarium schweinfurthii, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 56
Author(s) : Koni Muluwa, J., K. Bostoen
Title : Les plantes et l’invisible chez les Mbuun, Mpiin et Nsong (Bandundu, RD Congo) : une approche ethnolinguistique Sprache und Geschichte in Afrika 21: 95-122 https://biblio.ugent.be/input/download?func=downloadFile&recordOId=1068578&fileOId=1068580
Symptoms : H(004), H(012), H(095), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) latex of Canarium schweinfurthii is used in ointment to heal the navel of a newborn. After delivery, the woman drunk in tea
H(012)) in case of fracture, it is used to mend broken bones.
H(095) the fruits of this tree are edible.
H(104) by Mpiin, a decoction of the bark cures stomachache.
H(201) latex product is that this tree used as incense supposed expel evil spirits. The exorcists also use it to attract beneficial spirits cast out evil spirits.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable
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) http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/ekiti.htm
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) stem bark of Canarium schweifuthii, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : origbo
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title : Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, decoction of trunk bark of Canarium schweinfurthii, associated with vegetable salt, VO. adult : ½ cup 2 times daily.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Town of Mbandaka)
Vernacular name : bobele (Lokonda)
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(013), H(014), H(018), H(037), H(094), H(113)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruptions with desquamation starting with members before invading the whole body, pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, Tephrosia vogelii (leaves) Canarium schweinfurthii (barks of trunk), Conyza sumatrensis, Zea mays (fresh waste), Gossypium barbadense (leaves of cotton plant), Pentadiplandra brazzeana (dry powder), Pentaclethra macrophylla (seeds), Physostigma venenosum (fève of Calabar) and Canna indica (fresh seeds), Helichrysum mechowianum (leaves) and Eleutherine bulbosa (leaves). Mix with oil of crude palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis), Apply to the body du patient, 2 times per day.
H(018) migraine, pound and macerated in the juice of Canarium schweinfurthii the following plants : leaves of Sclerosperma mannii, Conyza sumatrensis, young manioc leaves, leaves of Nymphaea lotus and Commelina africana; press and filter. Wash the face 2 times per day. Warning : It is recommended of close your eyes and do not swallow the aqueous solution
H(014) mycose withH(014) itching and desquamation, pound together the following plants : Ottelia ulvifolia, Brillantaisia patula, Tephrosia vogelii (leaves), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks), Conyza sumatrensis, green waste from corn cobs, Gossypium barbandense (leaves), Pentadiplandra brazzeana (dry powder), Pentaclethra macrophylla (seeds), Physostigma venenosum (red seeds), Canna bidentata (fresh seeds), Helichrysum mechowianum (leaves) and Eleutherine bulbosa (hollow leaves). Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts. Rub the body 2 times per day(nkulu)
H(037) tuberculosis (T.B.C.) mafulu, boil all the plants below: Hymenocardia ulmoides (leaves), Garcinia huillensis (barks), Costus phyllocephalus (leaves), Pentaclethra macrophylla (barks), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks), Cymbopogon densiflorus.To filter and drink ½ glass filtrate, 3 times per day.
H(094) hemorrhoids, pound and macerated in H2O the mixing of the following plants : barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Morinda lucida, of Canarium schweinfurthii and of Bridelia ferruginea, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon, of Ficus thonningii, of Alchornea cordifolia, Hibiscus acetosella green form, adult leaves of Elaeis guineensis, leaves and stems of Aframomum alboviolaceum. Take a rectal bath and do an enema at the rate of one glass, 1 time per day.
H(113) joint pain, pound whole plants below : Garcinia huillensis (roots), Commelina africana, Ficus thonningii (barks of trunk), Cajanus cajan (leaves), sesame, seeds of Vigna subterranea and red peanuts, Croton mubango (barks) and Canarium schweinfurthii (green trunk barks); Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts and rub the body, 2 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : kibidi (Kikongo)
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(037), H(068), H(082), H(095), H(104), H(109), H(203), H(210)
Recipes : H(037) cough resin burn incense Inhalation
H(068) parasitic worms, resin Sucking
H(082) asthma resin, decoction VO.
H(095) fodder plant , leaves, fruit
H(104) stomach pains, resin pulverize, sucking, VO.
H(109) backache, bark, enema
H(203) candle resin
H(210) incense resin, roots
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (province de Uíge)
Vernacular name : kimfwabidi, mbidi, mfuambidi (Kikongo)
Reference HM 40
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title : The Ethnomedicine of the Haya people of Bugabo ward, Kagera Region, north western Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:24 (2009) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-24 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/5/1/24
Symptoms : H(051), H(100)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(100) syphilis, the bark of Canarium schweinfurthii is ground into powder and boiled and decoction drunk
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region)
Vernacular name : muubani wakiume, omubafu
Reference HM 42c
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otienoi, Anke Weisheit
Title : Ethnomedicine of the Kagera Region, north western Tanzania. Part 3: plants used in traditional medicine in Kikuku village, Muleba District Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2012, 8:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-8-14 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/14
Symptoms : H(051), H(100), H(208)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(100) syphilis, the bark of Canarium schweinfurtii is ground into powder and boiled, VO
H(208) aromatic gum is produces which can then be burnt and used as a scent.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Muleba District)
Vernacular name : muubani (Kikuku)
Reference HM 79
Author(s) : Mosango M., F. Szafranski
Title : Plantes sauvages à fruits comestibles dans les environs de Kisangani (Zaïre) Journ. d'Agric. Trad, et de Bota. Appl. XXXII, pp. 177-190; (1985) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0183-5173_1985_num_32_1_3935
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) wild plants with edible fruits, drupe of Canarium schweinfurthii, raw seeds
Region : Central Africa
Country : Zaïre (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : isinge (Kikumu) , bombele, tiongo (Kingelema) ; obele (Kiturumbu)
Reference HN 28
Author(s) : Nnomo, R.D. , I.R. Tchouamo & J.Y. Pinta
Title : Apiphytothérapie à base du miel au Cameroun Ethnopharmacologia, n° 44, (december 2009)
Symptoms : H(037), H(104)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, rhizomes of Zingiber officinale, leaves of Nymphea lotus, fruit of Canarium schweinfurthii, powder of 2 plants + 125 gr of honey, VO. 5 à 6 tablespoons 3 X / Day
H(104), colic, incinerate kernels of Canarium schweinfurthii of fruits of Raphia vinifera + palm oil, VO. 1 tablespoon, 3 X / Day during crisis
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(094)
Recipes : H(094) haemorrhoids, maceration of barks of Canarium schweinfurthii, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : kibidi, mbidi nkala (Kikongo and Kiyombe)
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(086x), H(068), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(086x) black tongue, H(068) round worm, H(100) gonorrhoea, H(104) stomach disorder, bark of Canarium schweinfurthi, 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 : paapo, origbo
Reference HO 25
Author(s) : Okullo, J.B.L, F. Omujal, C. Bigirimana, P. Isubikalu, M. Malinga, E. Bizuru, A. Namutebi, B.B. Obaa, J.G. Agea
Title : Ethno-Medicinal Uses of Selected Indigenous Fruit Trees from the Lake Victoria Basin Districts in Uganda. Journal of Medicinal Plants Studies, Volume: 2, pp 78-88 (2014) www.plantsjournal.com
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(057), H(051x), H(068), H(091), H(103), H(104), H(151), H(178), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) eye diseases, roots of Canarium schweinfurthii, decoction
H(008) diarrhea , H(057) goiter, barks,
H(051x) yellow fever, fruit, VO.
H(068) helminth infection, H(201) evil spirits, roots, leaves decoction
H(091) anemia, fruit, VO
H(103) tooth ache, H (178) cardiovascular, H(104) gastrointestinal disorder, barks, decoction
H(151) hypertension, seeds, pasting
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda ( Lake Victoria Basin District)
Vernacular name : empafu (Lusoga), mbafu (Luganda)
Reference HS 23
Author(s) : Simbo, D. J.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 6:8 (2010) + Additional file of: An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 6:8 (2010)
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Recipes : H(100) veneral dideases, H(139) aphrodisiac, concoction with the roots of Canarium schweinfurthii, Vernonia amygdalina, Capsicum frustesens and the bracts of Musa paradisiaca, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : tibew (Babungo)
Reference HT 46
Author(s) : Tugume P., E. K. Kakudidi, M. Buyinza, J. Namaalwa, M. Kamatenesi, P. Mucunguzi, J. Kalema
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plant species used by communities around Mabira Central Forest Reserve, Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:5 (2016)
Symptoms : H(037), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(151) high blood pressure, H(171) diabetes, decoction of barks of Canarium schweinfurthii, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : muwafu (Luganda)