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Reference : HD 51

Author(s) : Djakpa O. E. I.
Title : Ethnobotanique des plantes à usages buccodentaires dans les communes de Dassa-Zoume et de Save. Pour l’obtention du diplôme de Licence Professionnelle. Université d’Abomey-Calavi. Année académique : 2014-2015 République du Bénin
Reference HD 51 has information about 38 plants :
Acacia polyacantha Willd.
Official name : Acacia polyacantha Willd.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, maceration of bark of Acacia polyacantha, gargle 2x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Acacia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Acacia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia sieberiana DC. var. sieberiana
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, toothache, decoction of the root of Acacia sieberiana gargle 3x / day
H(103) tooth decay, toothache, decoction of the bark + small peppers, gargle many x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Amaranthus dubius Mart. ex Thell
Official name : Amaranthus dubius Mart. ex Thell
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, dressing of crushed leaves Amaranthus dubius, 1x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Anacardium occidentale L.
Official name : Anacardium occidentale L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(076), H(103)
Recipes : H(076) aphtae, H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, bark of Anacardium occidentale in decoction, gargle 3x / day
H(103) Oral diseases, gingivite, bark of Mangifera indica + small peppers + bark of Anarcadium occidentale, decoction, gargle 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(076)
Recipes : H(076) aphtae, bad breath, feuilles triturées de Annona senegalensis, gargle 3x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Official name : Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, decoction of bark of Bridelia ferruginea + citron in gargle, 1x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Caesalpinia pulcherrima (L.) Sw.
Official name : Caesalpinia pulcherrima (L.) Sw.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, bark of the stem of Caesalpinia pulcherrima in decoction + potash in gargle, 3 x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, root of Carica papaya in decoction + H20, gargle 2 x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, pounded leaves of Senna alata in dressing 1 x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, teething troubles, stem of Senna occidentalis, decoction + H2O, VO. bamboo glass in the morning
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Chamaecrista rotundifolia (Pers.) Greene
Official name : Chamaecrista rotundifolia (Pers.) Greene
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, teething troubles, crushing leaves of Chamaecrista rotundifolia in gargle, bamboo glass in the morning
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Official name : Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Synonyms : Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, crushed leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides in dressing 1 x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Cocos nucifera L.
Official name : Cocos nucifera L.
Family : Arecaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, decoction of bark of the fruit of Cocos nucifera + small peppers, gargle 3 x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Crateva adansonii DC
Official name : Crateva adansonii DC
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, decoction of leaves of Crateva adansonii, gargle 3 x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Official name : Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Paradaniellia oliveri Rolfe
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, decoction of leaves of Daniellia oliveri + H2O , gargle 4 X / day
H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, crushing leaves of Daniellia oliveri, gargle 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Dichrostachys cinerea (L.) Wight & Arn.
Official name : Dichrostachys cinerea (L.) Wight & Arn.
Family : Mimosaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, decoction of leaves of Dichrostachys cinerea + H2O , gargle , many X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Fagara zanthoxyloides Lam.
Official name : Fagara zanthoxyloides Lam.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides (Lam.) Zepernick & Timler
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, root of Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides + Sodabi (liquor obtained by the distillation of palm wine), decoction, gargle 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Heliotropium indicum L.
Official name : Heliotropium indicum L.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, decoction of leaves of Heliotropium indicum + leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, gargle 3 x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Official name : Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(076)
Recipes : H(076) aphtae, decoction of leaves of Hymenocardia acida + H2O, gargle , many X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(076), H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, stem of Jatropha curcas, triturated, gargle 3 x day
H(076) aphtae, leaves + small peppers, decoction, gargle many x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author