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Reference : HA 61

Author(s) : Agbankpé, A. J. , T. V. Dougnon, H. S. Bankole, B. Yéhouénou, H. Yedomonhan, M. Legonou et T. J. Dougnon
Title : Etude ethnobotanique des légumes feuilles thérapeutiques utilisés dans le traitement des diarrhées au sud- Bénin (Afrique de l ’Ouest) Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 8(4): 1784-1795, (2014)
Reference HA 61 has information about 22 plants :
Aerva lanata (L.) Juss. ex Schult.
Official name : Aerva lanata (L.) Juss. ex Schult.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(008)
Recipes : H(001) eye disease, H(008) diarrhea, leaves of Aerva lanata, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : ipofi (Ani)
Amaranthus cruentus L.
Official name : Amaranthus cruentus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(104) stomach aches, leaves of Amaranthus cruentus, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : fortètè (Fon) (Mahi)
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(104) stomach aches , leaves of Annona senegalensis, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : nyiglwe (Fon), nyankéklé (Goun)
Centrostachys aquatica (R. Br.) Wall.
Official name : Centrostachys aquatica (R. Br.) Wall.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, leaves of Centrostachys aquatica, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : toloman (Oumaingbé)
Chassalia kolly (Schumach.) Hepper
Official name : Chassalia kolly (Schumach.) Hepper
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(171)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(171) diabetes , leaves of Chassalia kolly, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : djètinman (Fon)
Crateva adansonii DC
Official name : Crateva adansonii DC
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(068)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(008) diarrhea, H(068) vermifuge, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : hontonzuzoué (Fon) (Cotafon)
Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Official name : Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Family : Lamiaceae
Synonyms : Hoslundia oppositifolia P. Beauv.
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(104) stomach aches , leaves of Hoslundia opposite, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : agbanlidôgbo (Cotafon)
Hybanthus enneaspermus (L.) F. Muell.
Official name : Hybanthus enneaspermus (L.) F. Muell.
Family : Violaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(022)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(022) dystocia, leaves of Hybanthus enneaspermus, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : gbogokou (Bariba)
Lippia multiflora Moldenke
Official name : Lippia multiflora Moldenke
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, dysentery , leaves of Lippia multiflora, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : agalala (Fon)
Macrosphyra longistyla (DC.) Hiern
Official name : Macrosphyra longistyla (DC.) Hiern
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, dysentery, leaves of Macrosphyra longistyla, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : azinguidigokoun (Cotafon)
Momordica charantia L.
Official name : Momordica charantia L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(104) stomach aches , leaves of Momordica charantia, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : gnisinkin (Mahi), Voï (Adja)
Moringa oleifera Lam.
Official name : Moringa oleifera Lam.
Family : Moringaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(018), H(051), H(157)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(018) cephalalgia, H(051) fever, H(157) convulsion, leaves of Moringa oleifera, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : kpatchi (Adja), kpatiman (Fon)
Ocimum americanum L.
Official name : Ocimum americanum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(077)
Recipes : H(001) eye disease, H(008) diarrhea, H(077) vomiting, leaves of Ocimum americanum, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : akohun(Fon) (Adja)
Ocimum gratissimum L.
Official name : Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(038), H(051), H(104), H(151)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, dysenteria, H(038) candidose, H(051) paludism, H(104) stomach aches, H(151) hypertension, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : amanvivè (Fon) (Mahi)
Pandiaka involucrata (Moq.) B. D. Jacks.
Official name : Pandiaka involucrata (Moq.) B. D. Jacks.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, leaves of Pandiaka invalucrata, prepared as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrhea.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : gassalantoro (Ani)
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(126)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, dysentery, H(126) icterus , leaves of Psidium guajava, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : gouagbéman (Péda)
Sesamum radiatum Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Sesamum radiatum Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(027y)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(027y) delivery, leaves of Sesamum radiatum, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : akanmanku (Fon), agbô (Mahi)
Solanum aethiopicum L.
Official name : Solanum aethiopicum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum gilo Raddi
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(051) paludism, H(104) stomach aches, leaves of Solanum aethiopicum, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : gbognanmain (Fon) (Adja)
Solanum macrocarpon L.
Official name : Solanum macrocarpon L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(051)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(051) paludism, leaves of Solanum macrocarpon, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : gboma (Fon) (Mahi) (Adja)
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(013), H(051), H(151)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(013) abscess, H(051) paludism, H(151) hypertension, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, prepared fresh or dried (powders) and eaten as a side dish (sauce) or used as an herbal tea in the treatment of diarrheas.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (South)
Vernacular name : amanvivè (Fon) (Mahi)