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Reference : HH 54

Author(s) : Houmenou, V., A. Adjatin, M. G. Tossou, H. Yedomonhan, A. Dansi, J. Gbenou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans le traitement de la stérilité féminine dans les départements de l’Ouémé et du plateau au Sud Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 11(4): 1851-1871, August 2017 http://ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs http://indexmedicus.afro.who.int
Reference HH 54 has information about 79 plants :
Acalypha ciliata Forssk.
Official name : Acalypha ciliata Forssk.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, leaves of Acalypha ciliata, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Official name : Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, leaves of Acanthospermum hispidum, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Allium cepa L.
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 4) female infertility caused by uterine fibroids, abdominal yperthermia, bulb of Allium cepa in decoction, maceration, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, bulb of Allium sativum in decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Official name : Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Alternanthera repens O. Ktze.
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 2) female infertility caused by sperm rejection, smelly menses, leaves of Alternanthera pungens, to pound, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, roots of Amaranthus spinosus, to pound, vaginal route
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Anchomanes difformis (Bl.) Engl.
Official name : Anchomanes difformis (Bl.) Engl.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 4) female infertility caused by sperm rejection, abdominal yperthermia, tubercule de Anchomanes difformis, decoction, maceration, to pound, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 2) female infertility, leaves of Annona senegalensis, to pound, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Anthocleista vogelii Planch.
Official name : Anthocleista vogelii Planch.
Family : Gentianaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 2) female infertility caused by smelly menses, roots of Anthocleista vogelii, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Baphia nitida Lodd.
Official name : Baphia nitida Lodd.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 10) female infertility caused by smelly menses, barks of Baphia nitida, décoctio, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Official name : Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, barks of Bridelia ferruginea, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Official name : Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Family : Crassulaceae
Synonyms : Kalanchoe pinnata (Lam.) Pers.
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility caused by poor quality mucus, leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Calliandra portoricensis (Jacq.) Benth.
Official name : Calliandra portoricensis (Jacq.) Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 5) female infertility caused by uterine fibroids, roots of Calliandra portoricensis, to pound, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility caused by sperm rejection, leaves to pounds de Calotropis procera, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, fruit of Capsicum annuum, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 3) female infertility caused by uterine fibroids, roots of Carica papaya, maceration, to pound, calcination, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Carissa xylopicron Thouars , Carissa pubescens A. DC. , Carissa spinarum L.
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 4) female infertility caused by un uterine fibroids, sperm rejection, roots of Carissa spinarum, VO. & personal hygiene
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Cassytha filiformis L.
Official name : Cassytha filiformis L.
Family : Lauraceae
Synonyms : Cassytha guineensis Schum. & Thonn.
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 2) female infertility caused by poor quality mucus, sperm rejection, whole plant of Cassytha filiformis, maceration, to pound, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Chassalia kolly (Schumach.) Hepper
Official name : Chassalia kolly (Schumach.) Hepper
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 2) female infertility caused by sperm rejection, uterine fibroids, roots of Chassalia kolly
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Official name : Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 3) female infertility caused by sperm rejection, metrorrhagia on pregnancy, leaves of Cissampelos owariensis, decoction, trituration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Benin (Ouémé and Plateau departments)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors