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Reference : HI 14

Author(s) : Idowu S.D., ,S. A. Oluwalana, S. Momoh,A. M. Aduradola
Title : Indigenous utilization of forest plant leaves in malaria treatment in Ogun State, Nigeria International Journal of Herbal Medicine 2 (2): 09-19, (2014)
Reference HI 14 has information about 27 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Abrus precatorius prepared as concoction and decoction is taken
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : mesénmesén / ojúólogbò (Ewé)
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Aframomum melegueta prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : atare (Ewé)
Alafia barteri Oliv.
Official name : Alafia barteri Oliv.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Alafia barteri prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : agbáríetu (Ewé)
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : ipà / òmísín (Ewé)
Alstonia boonei De Wild
Official name : Alstonia boonei De Wild
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Alstonia boonei prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : ahun (Ewé)
Anacardium occidentale L.
Official name : Anacardium occidentale L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Anacardium occidentale prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : kajú (Ewé)
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Azadirachta indica prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : dógónyárò (Ewé)
Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J.C. Wendl.
Official name : Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J.C. Wendl.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Bambusa vulgaris prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : oparun (Ewé)
Blighia unijugata Bak.
Official name : Blighia unijugata Bak.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Blighia unijugata prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : isinoko (Ewé)
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Carica papaya prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : ibépe (Ewé)
Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Official name : Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Citrus aurantiifolia prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : osànwéwé (Ewé)
Cleistopholis patens (Benth.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Cleistopholis patens (Benth.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Cleistopholis patens prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : àpàkó (Ewé)
Cleome viscosa L.
Official name : Cleome viscosa L.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(018) headache, leaves of Cleome viscosa repared as concoction or mixed with soap for treating headache
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : èpìà (Ewé)
Croton zambesicus Müll.Arg.
Official name : Croton zambesicus Müll.Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Croton zambesicus prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : àjéòbàlé (Ewé)
Emilia coccinea (Sims) G.Don
Official name : Emilia coccinea (Sims) G.Don
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Emilia javanica auct.(missapl. Name)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Croton zambesicus prepared as concoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus exasperata Vahl
Official name : Ficus exasperata Vahl
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Ficus exasperata prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : eépín (Ewé)
Lactuca taraxacifolia (Willd.) Schum.
Official name : Lactuca taraxacifolia (Willd.) Schum.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Launaea taraxacifolia (Willd.) Amin ex C. Jeffrey
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Launaea taraxacifolia prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : yánrin (Ewé)
Lawsonia inermis L.
Official name : Lawsonia inermis L.
Family : Lythraceae
Synonyms : Lawsonia alba Lam.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Lawsonia inermis prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : làálì (Ewé)
Lippia multiflora Moldenke
Official name : Lippia multiflora Moldenke
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Lippia multiflora prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : efinrin (Fòròmábà) (Ewé)
Mangifera indica L.
Official name : Mangifera indica L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Mangifera indica prepared as decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : mángòrò