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Official name : Lophira alata Banks ex C.F.Gaertn.
Family : Ochnaceae

7 reference(s) related to this plant

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) almond kernel of Lophira alata as edible oil
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : manan-gbêssê (Dioula)
Reference HC 22
Author(s) : Chinsembu, K. C., M. Hedimbi
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of plants used to manage HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections in Katima Mulilo, Caprivi region, Namibia Journal of Ethnobiology ans Ethnomedicine, 6:25 (2010)
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(051) paludism,H(037) coughing, leaves or roots of Lophira alata, RNS., VO.
H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(006) + H(104) gastrointestinal disorders, barks, seeds, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region)
Vernacular name : muywe (Lozi)
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(002), H(013), H(016), H(026), H(033), H(091), H(094), H(099), H(191)
Recipes : H(013) kystes, H(094) hemorrhoids, H(191) purify the blood , barks of Croton oligandrus + Mangifera indica + Irvingia gabonensis + Lophira alata, decoction, VO., 2 times / day
H(026) painful periods, H(033) sexual weakness + H(094) hemorrhoids, barks of Antrocaryon klaineanum + Entandrophragma cylindricum + Morinda lucida + Lophira alata + Irvingia gabonensis + Baillonella toxisperma decoction, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath 1 times / day
H(016) anti inflammatory, H(094) hemorrhoids, barks of Entandrophragma cylindricum + Petersianthus macrocarpus + Lophira alata + Morinda lucida + Baillonella toxisperma, decoction, sitz bath 1 times / jour
H(091) fatigue, H(094) hemorrhoids, H(099) mal de nerf, barks of Lophira alata + Mangifera indica + Irvingia gabonensis + Antrocaryon klaineanum + Cylicodiscus gabunensis, decoction, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath 1 times / day
H(002) purifie le lait, H(013) diaper rash, H(094) hemorrhoids, H(091) tonifying, barks of Pycnanthus angolensis + Irvingia gabonensis + Lophira alata + Morinda lucida + Baillonella toxisperma, decoction, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath, 1 times / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Center and Coastline)
Vernacular name : mangossi
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, 2) paludism, stem bark of Lophira alata, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : pahan (Yoruba), iron wood (English)
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(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, bark of Lophira alata, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(006), H(033), H(100), H(109), H(113), H(139)
Recipes : H(006) strong drastic, H(033) sterility, H(139) sexual asthenia, a pinch of the powder of trunk bark of Lophira alata diluted in a glass of palm wine,single dose.
H(100) chronic blennorrhoea decoction of the bark of the root, 1 dose (+/_ 1/4 liter) 2 à 3 times per week.
H(113) rheumatism and H(109) lumbago, decoction of trunk bark of Lophira alata associated to the stem of Aframomun laurentii : enema 2 doses (+/_ 1/4 liter) 3 times per week.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Libenge (Mawuya-Lebo), Town of Mbandaka, City of Lokolela)
Vernacular name : selengbala (Mbanza), ngokole (Lokonda), mokole (Kitembo), bonsopo bolia (Kisengele)
Reference HV 03
Author(s) : Vergiat, A.-M.
Title : Plantes magiques et médicinales des féticheurs de l'Oubangui (Région de Bangui) (3e partie) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 16, n°9-10, Septembre-octobre 1969. pp. 418-456; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°1-4, Janvier-février-mars-avril 1970. pp. 60-91; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°5-6, Mai-juin 1970. pp. 171-199; Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 17, n°7-9, Juillet-août-septembre 1970. pp. 295-339 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1969_num_16_9_3037 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_1_3053 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_5_3060 http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1970_num_17_7_3071
Symptoms : H(020), H(068), H(202)
Recipes : H(020) snakes bites, barks of Lophira alata
H(068) tapeworm, inner barks of yellow sulfur color, macerated, then reduced to black, enema or as drink in the case of bloody urine
H(202) oil of the almond of fruits is used for women's hairstyles
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui)
Vernacular name : kaya (Banda), kofya (Gbaya), tsa-mbala (Manja).