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Reference : HA 07

Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K. Taffame
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Reference HA 07 has information about 263 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(076), H(091), H(104), H(108), H(129), H(139)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104), H(076), H(129), stem with leaves of Abrus precatorius, maceration H2O, decantation, VO.
H(037) + H(108), leaves of Abrus precatorius, powder, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(037) + H(108), stem with leaves, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(091) asthenia, powder of leaves+ honey, VO.
H(091) asthenia, roots, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(139), dry leaves, powder in H2O, VO.
voiceless, chewed leaves
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : djédjinkudjin (Mina), denkudjé, dékudjé (Ewé)
Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.
Official name : Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), leaves decoction de feuilles, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : emigbé (Mina), agometutumakpa (Ewé)
Acacia seyal Del.
Official name : Acacia seyal Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026), roots Acacia seyal, seeds, powder delayed Pennisetum americanum, ripe fruit Capsicum annuum, barks underground part Fagara zanthoxyloides, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : konkopiog (Gurmantché)
Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Official name : Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(013), H(018), H(020), H(046), H(104), H(108), H(126), H(151), H(201)
Recipes : H(001, 2), leaves juice of Acanthospermum hispidum, drops in eyes
H(001), inflammation of the conjunctivita, leaves juice Ocimum canum of Acanthospermum hispidum, drops in eyes
H(013) , grinded leaves of Acanthospermum , local application
H(018), leaves juice of Acanthospermum , local application
H(020) scorpion, leaves of Acanthospermum., to chew
H(046), leaves of Croton zambezicus of Acanthospermum hispidum of Momordica charantia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(046), Momordica charantia, leaves ofcoction (H2O) , VO.
H(104) dyspepsia, leaves of Acanthospermum hispidum of Cassia alata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), leaves pounded of Acanthospermum., to pound, to dilute in jus citron, VO. (pas si pregnancy)
H(108) sinus, leaves juice of Acanthospermum., drops in eyes
H(126), stemswith leaves of Acanthospermum, decoction (H2O) , H2O, VO.
H(151), roots of Newbouldia laevis, leaves of Crateva religiosa, ripe fruit of Citrus limon, stems with leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, whole plant of Acanthospermum hispidum, maceration, VO.
H(201), leaves juice of Acanthospermum hispidum of Pergularia extensa, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : afegba, afégbin, dugba, ziaedji (Ewé), gongadé, gbényé, nawdem (Adja), sobué, poma (Akposso)
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(002), H(020), H(104)
Recipes : H(002), seeds, pulp of fruits Adansonia digitata , seeds Pennisetum americanum, maceration H2O, VO.
H(020), seeds Adansonia digitata, Parkia biglobosa, leaves Lippia multiflora, delayed, VO.
H(104), seeds Adansonia digitata , roots of Kaempferia aethiopica, delayed powder, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : todi (Nawdem), tokala, tuéleg, kankanssio (Moba), baobab (French)
Afraegle paniculata (Schum.) Engl.
Official name : Afraegle paniculata (Schum.) Engl.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(027y), H(094), H(094)
Recipes : H(027y) after pathological delivery, decoction of the barks of the underground part of Afraegle paniculata + lemon juice, VO.
H(094) haemorrhoids, roots decoction of Afraegle, hip bath
H(094) haemorrhoids, roots decoction of Olax subscorpioidea of Afraegle paniculata of roots and leaves of Securidaca longipedunculata of rape fruits of Ricinus communis of Blighia sapida, hip bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : kukomba (Akasselem) ; honkpè (Ewé) ; konega (Nawdem)
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(026), H(031), H(033), H(034), H(051), H(077), H(078), H(094), H(098), H(104), H(109), H(130), H(139), H(157), H(160), H(166), H(170), H(201)
Recipes : H(014), bark of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitora, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, diluted powder in of palm oil, local application
H(026), root of Ehretia cymosa, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, powdereds and diluted, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(026), whole plant of Portulaca quadrifida of Evolvulus alsinoides of Euphorbia hirta, seeds of Aframomum melegueta , to pound, déto dry, to dilute, VO.
H(026), Evolvulus alsinoides, Euphorbia hirta
H(031), stems with leaves of Cissampelos mucronata, leaves of Newbouldia laevis, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, maceration, local application
H(033) woman, seeds of Aframomum melegueta of Pennisetum americanum of Cucurbita maxima, barks underground part of Carissa edulis of Hexalobus monopetalus of Annona senegalensis of Fagara zanthoxyloides, ripe fruit of Piper nigrum of Neorautanenia pseudopachyrhiza, whole plant of Cymbopogon schoenanthus… subsp. proximus, powder, maceration, VO. + beer of milletet
H(034), stems with leaves of Eleusine indica, ripe fruit of Aframomum meleguete, to carbonize, powder, to dilute in du juice of lemon, VO.
H(034), ripe fruit of Aframomum meleguete, to carbonize, powder, to dilute in du juice of lemon, VO.
H(077) woman enceinte, decoction (H2O) roots and leaves of Cassia occidentalis, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, ONS. Garcinia kola, VO.
H(077), Garcinia kola
H(078) léiomyone uterus, root of Ehretia cymosa, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(094), seeds of Theobroma cacao, tubercle of Xanthosoma mafaffa, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, pulp in alcohol, VO.
H(104), barks underground part of Fagara zanthoxyloides, fruit of Aframomum melegueta, to pound and pulvériser, infusion, VO.
H(104), tubercle of Asparagus africanus, ripe fruit of Cola nitida, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, to dilute, local application + blanc d'egg, for the childs application on the head
H(104), Cola nitida
H(109), roots of Lasiosiphon kraussianus, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, scarifications
H(130), epicarp of Blighia sapida, fruit of Aframomum melegueta, carbonisation, to grind, scarifications
H(130), fruit of Aframomum melegueta, stems with leaves of Citrus aurantifolia, to carbonize, to grind, scarifications
H(139), barks underground part of Byrsocarpus coccineus, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, VO.
H(139), root scraped, pilée of Lonchocarpus sericeus, fruit of Aframomum melegueta, maceration, VO.
H(157) associé à H(051) paludism, roots pounded of Eleusine indica, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, VO.
H(160), leaves of Amaranthus lividus, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to grind, to dilute in of alcohol, VO.
H(166), leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, pulp, VO.
H(170), barks stem, branch, trunk of Kigelia africana, rhizom of Zingiber officinale, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(170), Zingiber officinale
H(201), anxiety, leaves juice of Croton zambesicus, seeds grinded of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(201) psychosis, roots of Raufolfia vomitora, fruit of Aframomum meleguete, to dry, to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(098) disturbed sleep, leaves of Croton zambesicus, seeds of Aframomum meleguetan, to pound, to filter, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : djomédiag (Moba), bidjakogoro (Akassélem), owlavu (Akposso), abalatchang'aï (Tem), dikambidjumdi (Bassar)
Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth.) Harms
Official name : Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth.) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Pericopsis laxiflora (Benth.) Meeuwen , Ormosia laxiflora Benth.
Symptoms : H(013), H(038), H(201)
Recipes : H(013), pulp of la underground part of Afrormosia laxiflora, roots of Hymenocardia acida, local application
H(013) , pulp barks underground part of Afrormosia laxiflora of Nauclea latifolia, local application , VO.
H(038), roots and leaves of Afrormosia laxiflora of Nauclea latifolia of Zingiber officinale of Xylopia aethiopica, barks underground part of Fagara zanthoxyloides, barks underground part of Piper guineense, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(201), psychosis, stems with leaves of Afrormosia laxiflora, stems with leaves of Ficus glumosa of Diospyros mespiliformis d1e Fadogia erythropyhloea , decoction (H2O) , to wash
H(201), psychosis, stems with leaves of Afrormosia laxiflora, stems with leaves of Ficus glumosa of Diospyros mespiliformis of Fadogia erythropyhloea of Pericopsis laxiflora, decoction (H2O) , to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : dikpiloboudé (Akassélem), dekpli (Adélé), dikplindi (Bassar)
Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Official name : Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), leaves + barks stem, branch, trunk of Afzelia africana , leaves of Ficus glumosa, stem with leaves of Hoslundia opposita of Olax subscorpioideade of Ficus platyphylla of Ocimum canum, decoction (H2O) , VO. + to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : kigpeng, kikpeng (Akassélem), wélu (Tem)
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(020), H(038), H(046), H(051), H(113)
Recipes : H(013), leaves maceration, VO.
H(020), leaves chewed
H(038), stems, leaves, Ageratum conyzoides + Vernonia cinerea, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(038), stems, leaves, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(046), whole plant, maceration, filter, VO.
H(051), pulp leaves, delayed in lemon juice, VO. + unction
H(113), leaves pounded, local application + salt
H(145), decoction (H2O) stems leaves, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : agbadjadjighé, agbadjidjighé, hoagbleleamessi (Ewé), lidaziré (Tem), wédémégbé (Adja)
Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Official name : Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082), leaves of Albizia adianthifolia, decoction (H2O) + some drops of palm oil, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : ziwa (Adja), ziwé, ziwo (Ewé)
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(014), H(037), H(038), H(075), H(103), H(104), H(108), H(158)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), local application
H(004) wound, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction, local application
H(014) nettle rash, pounded leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), to wash
H(014) dermatosis pounded leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, to pound , decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(037) bronchitis, pounded leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038) femal, genital infection, pounded leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), in vagina
H(038) femal, genital hygienne, stem with leaves, decoction, enema
H(075) anorexia, pounded leaves of Alchornea., decoction, VO.
H(103) caries, tooth and mouth ashes, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), mouth wash
H(104, 3) colic, colitis (infectious?), leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, pounded, decoction, VO.
H(108) influenza , leaves of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(155), decoction of leaves of Alchornea., gargle and VO.
H(158) metrorrhagia, leaves of Alchornea., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Allium cepa L.
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(055), H(099), H(166), H(172)
Recipes : H(055), decoction (H2O) bulb, VO.
H(099), decoction (H2O) roots + Chenopodium ugandae, VO.
H(166) hiccup, bulb chewed
H(172)dracunculosis, pulp Alium cepa + pulp flowers Carica papaya, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(037)
Recipes : H(013), bulb Allium sativum, leaves Ceiba pentandra, pulp, local application
H(037), stems and leaves Ritchiea reflexa , rhizom Zingiber officinale,bulb Allium sativum, pounded, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Official name : Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(003), H(012), H(013), H(126)
Recipes : H(003), sprain, barks stem, branch, trunk Allophylus africanus, to pound, to dilute in of oil, local application
H(012)), barks stem, branch, trunk of Allophylus africanus, to pound, to dilute in oil, local application
H(013) , abscess, pulp of barks of the undergound part of Allophylus africanus of Trichilia emetica of Steganotaenia araliacea, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, local application
H(013) , abscess, juice of leave of Allophylus, local application
H(126), decoction (H2O) leaves, bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Aloe barteri Bak.
Official name : Aloe barteri Bak.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Synonyms : Aloe buettneri A. Berger
Symptoms : H(004), H(014), H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(004), decoction (H2O) leaves of Aloe buettneri, to wash
H(004), leaves of Aloe, softened by the heat of fire, to grind, juice, local application
H(014) dermatosis, leaves of Aloe buettneri, stem with leaves of Clausena anisata of Prenna angolensis, decoction (H2O) , bath
H(014) dermatosis, roots of Aloe buettneri, to carbonize, powder, to dilute in du butter of karite, local application
H(014) mycosis foot, feulles of Aloe buettneri, stem with leaves of Clausena anisata of Premna angolensis, decoction (H2O) , bath
H(051) paludism, bark of the undergroud part of Entada abyssinica, roots of Aloe barteri, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, to dry, powder, to dilute in alcohol, VO.
H(126), underground part sans barks of Aloe, to pound, decoction (H2O) , to dilute, VO.
H(126), underground part of Aloe buettneri of Maytenus senegalensis of Hibiscus asper of Trema guineensis of Terminalia glaucescens, to dry, powder, to dilute, VO.
H(126), aerian part of Aloe buettner of Maytenus senegalensis of Hibiscus asper of Trema guineensis deTerminalia glaucescens, decoction (H2O) , bath, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : yoblaniago, yoblaniag (Moba), fradjo, furadjo (Tem), adiadi (Ewé), diala (Peulh), suléfadim (Kabiyè, dissawédé (Bassar)
Alstonia boonei De Wild
Official name : Alstonia boonei De Wild
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of barks stem, branch, trunk of Alstonia boonei , VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Official name : Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Alternanthera repens O. Ktze.
Symptoms : H(008), H(027y), H(091), H(129)
Recipes : H(008), stems with leaves, to pound, maceration (H2O), to filter, enema
H(027y), stem with leaves, maceration, VO. + salt
H(091) delay in motricity, pounded leaves, diluted H20, to filter, enema
H(129), ONS. Zingiber officinale, stems with leaves Alternanthera repens to grind, maceration, décantation, hip-bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : kunegurré (Kabiyé, klagba, dugba (Ewé), ghieputchu (Peuhl, gubolonia (Adélé)
Amaranthus lividus L.
Official name : Amaranthus lividus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(159), H(160)
Recipes : H(038), whole plant of Amaranthus lividus, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(159), stem with leaves of Amaranthus lividus, to pound, local application
H(160), leaves of Amaranthus lividus, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to grind, to dilute in of l'alcohol, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : amadjjè, amakpadjè (Ewé), ditanyikumbri (Bassar)
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(022), H(126), H(139)
Recipes : H(022, 2), VO. roots
H(126), VO., infusion stems with leaves
H(139), impotency, supositoty from pounded leaves + ONS. ofZingiber officinale
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : gbetongwi, essogbé, amatonui (Ewé)