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Reference : HJ 08

Author(s) : Jiofack, T., l. Ayissi, C. Fokunang, N. Guedje and V. Kemeuze
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of the upper Nyong valley forest in Cameroon African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(4). pp. 144-150, April, 2009 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp
Reference HJ 08 has information about 140 plants :
Abrus sp.
Official name : Abrus sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(075), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(033) intrauterine death, H(075) loss of appetite, H(104) abdominal pains, H(201) metaphysical power, whole plant, leafy twigs, leaves of Abrus sp, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Official name : Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(116)
Recipes : H(005) generalised oedema, H(116) amenorrhoea, leaves, leafy shoots of Acanthospermum hispidum, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Acanthus montanus (Nees) T. Anderson
Official name : Acanthus montanus (Nees) T. Anderson
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(020x), H(026), H(068), H(099), H(100), H(104), H(118), H(139)
Recipes : H(020x) dog bite, H(026) dysmenorrhoea, H(068) intestinal helminthiasis, H(099) epilepsy, H(100) gonorrhoea, H(104) gastritis, H(118) pharyngitis, H(139) chronic ulcer, stem, leaves, tops of Acanthus montanus, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Official name : Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Spilanthes mauritiana (A. Rich. ex Pers.) DC. , Spilanthes filicaulis (Schumach. & Thonn.) C.D.Adams
Symptoms : H(107)
Recipes : H(107) typhoid, fruit of Acnella caulirhiza, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(037), H(103), H(104), H(139), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) abscess,H(037) pneumonia, H(103) toothache, H(104) low abdominal pains, H(139) male sexual impotence, H(201) panacea for witchcraft , H(201) metaphysical power, seeds, leaves of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Afzelia bella Harms
Official name : Afzelia bella Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) mumps, seeds of Afzelia bella, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Official name : Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(013), H(033), H(100)
Recipes : H(001) visual disturbance,H(013) abscess, H(033) sterility, H(100) gonorrhoea, leaves roots bark of Albizia adianthifolia, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Albizia ferruginea (Guill. & Perr.) Benth.
Official name : Albizia ferruginea (Guill. & Perr.) Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) pelvic inflammation diseases, leaves of Albizia ferruginea, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Albizia zygia (DC.) J.F. Macbr.
Official name : Albizia zygia (DC.) J.F. Macbr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(008), H(139)
Recipes : H(005) oedema, H(008) diarrhoea, H(139) sexual impotence, leaves, stem bark of Albizia zygia, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(051), H(091), H(103), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery,H(014) dermatitis, H(051) paludism, H(091) anaemia, H(103) toothache, H(201) panacea of witchcraft , leaves, young shoot, stem of Alchornea cordifolia, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Alchornea floribunda Müll.Arg.
Official name : Alchornea floribunda Müll.Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) painful micturation in children, leaves of Alchornea floribunda, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Alchornea laxiflora (Benth.) Pax & K. Hoffm.
Official name : Alchornea laxiflora (Benth.) Pax & K. Hoffm.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(038), H(094)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(038) urinary tract infection, H(094) haemorrhoids, leaves of Alchornea laxiflora, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Alstonia boonei De Wild
Official name : Alstonia boonei De Wild
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(020), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(091), H(126), H(201)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite,H(037) bronchitis, H(051) paludism, H(068) intestinal helminthiasis, H(091) asthenia, H(126) hepatitis, H(201) panacea of witchcraft, barks, latex, leaves of Alstonia boonei, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ampelocissus sp.
Official name : Ampelocissus sp.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(022), H(026)
Recipes : H(022) dystocia, H(026) menorrhagia, leaves and stem of Ampelocissus sp., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Amphimas pterocarpoides Harms
Official name : Amphimas pterocarpoides Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) napkin rash, bark of Amphimas pterocarpoides, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(026)
Recipes : H(005) generalised oedema, H(026) dysmenorrhoea, stem barks of Anonidium mannii, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Anthocleista vogelii Planch.
Official name : Anthocleista vogelii Planch.
Family : Gentianaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(171)
Recipes : H(100) sexual transmissible diseases, H(171) diabetes, bark, leaves of Anthocleista vogelii, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Antrocaryon klaineanum Pierre
Official name : Antrocaryon klaineanum Pierre
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexual transmissible diseases, barks of Antrocaryon klaineanum, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Official name : Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Aspilia latifolia Oliv. & Hiern
Symptoms : H(051), H(101), H(104)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(101) protracted menstruation, H(104) gastritis, H(104) abdominal pains, leaves of Aspilia africana, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(051), H(107), H(171)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(107) typhoid and H(171) diabetes, seed, leaves, bark of Azadirachta indica , RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors