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Reference : HK 01

Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Reference HK 01 has information about 262 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(013), H(037), H(092), H(104), H(111), H(181)
Recipes : H(001), conjonctivitis, decoction (H2O) leaves of Abrus precatorius, RNS.
H(006) + H(104),H(037) cough, chewed leaves of Abrus
H(013) , H(111), H(181), pounded seeds of Abrus precatorius, local application
H(092), seeds
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia albida Del.
Official name : Acacia albida Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Faidherbia albida (Delile) A. Chev.
Symptoms : H(014), H(037), H(051), H(053), H(082), H(091), H(094), H(100), H(082), H(103), H(113), H(173), H(192), H(201)
Recipes : H(014) pelada, roots of Adansonia digitata, leaves of Chrozophora senegalensis, roots Acacia albida of Bauhinia rufescens of Waltheria indica of Mitracarpus scaber, powder, local application
H(037), whole plant of Cressa cretica, barks stem, branch, trunk of Acacia albida of Vitex doniana, maceration , VO.
H(037), H(051) paludism, H(091) kwash, roots of Acacia albida, VO.
H(037) bronchia, florid summit of Cymbopogon giganteus of Lippia adoensis, leaves of Ximenia americana of Combretum glutinosum of Guiera senegalensis, leaves and roots of Annona senegalensis, leaves of Ocimum basilicum, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus gnaphalocarpa, barks stem, branch, trunk of Parkia biglobosa of Acacia albida, decoction (H2O) , VO. + bath
H(051) paludism, leaves of Cordia rothii, roots of Guiera senegalensis of Bauhinia rufescens, barks stem, branch, trunk of Acacia albida of Acacia raddiana, maceration, bath, VO.
H(051) paludism, roots Acacia raddiana of Acacia albida of Aristida longiflora of Waltheria indica , barks stem, branch, trunk Sterculia sestemra, aerian part Andropogon pinguipes, maceration, VO.
H(053) surdité, maceration roots Acacia albida, drops in ears
H(053), H(113), ONS. Acacia albida, local application
H(082), florid summit Cymbopogon giganteus, leaves of Ocimum basilicum of Sida rhombifolia of Annona senegalensis of Terminalia macroptera of Ximenia americana of Combretum glutinosum of Guiera senegalensis, leaves and florid summit Lippia chevalieri, barks stem, branch, trunk of Acacia albida, powder decoction (H2O) , VO. + bath
H(091) child, rachitis, kwash, H(075), barks stem, branch, trunk of Ziziphus mauritiana of Sterculia sestemra of Acacia macrostachya of Acacia albida, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) child, rachitis, H(075), barks stem, branch, trunk of Sterculia sestemra of Ziziphus mauritiana of Acacia macrostachya of Acacia albida, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) kwash, roots, Adansonia digitata, Acacia albida, Chrozophora senegalensis, Bauhinia rufescens, Waltheria indica, Mitracarpus scaber, powder, to dilute in milk, VO.
H(094), H(192), ONS. Acacia albida, Seciridaca longipedunculata, Cochlospermum tinctorium, Maytenus senegalensis, Leptadenia hastata, RNS.
H(094), H(192), ONS. Acacia albida, RNS.
H(100) syph., roots of Capparis tomentosa, ONS. deTerminalia avicennioides of Acacia albida of Tinospora bakis, VO.
H(100), ONS., Acacia albida, VO.
H(100), roots Strophanthus sarmentosus, roots Acacia albida, Trichilia roka, Strychnos spinosa, Ziziphus mauritiana, Parkia biblobosa, Detarium microcarpum, Mormordica charantia, Piliostigma reticulatum, Heeria insignis, maceration, VO.
H(103), barks, stems, twigs, trunk Acacia albida, to chew
H(139), ONS. Acacia albida, VO.
H(173), stem Balanites aegytiaca, Swartzia madagascariensis, Trichilia roka, Jatropha chevalieri, Capparis tomentosa, Maytenus senegalensis, roots Acacia albida, Strophanthus sarmentosus, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(201) psychosis, roots of Acacia albida, barks stem, branch, trunk of Afzelia africana, decoction (H2O) , bath, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia macrostachya Reichenb. ex DC.
Official name : Acacia macrostachya Reichenb. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(020), H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), ONS. Acacia macrostachya, stems, trunc, twigs barks Ostryoderris sthulmannii, ONS. Pterocarpus erinaceus, Lannea acida, RNS., VO.
H(008), H(006) + H(104), stems, trunc, twigs barks + leaves Acacia macrostachya, RNS., VO.
H(020), ONS. Acacia macrostachya, Balanites aegyptiaca, leaves, barks, stems, trunc, twigs + underground part Sclerocarya birrea, whole plant Momordica charantia, roots Securidaca longipedunculata, Cnestis ferruginea
H(091), stems, trunc, twigs barks Acacia macrostachya, Acacia albida, Ziziphus mauritiana, Sterculia sestemra, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Official name : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia scorpioides (L.) W.F. Wight
Symptoms : H(008), H(103)
Recipes : H(008), leaves, powder + milk, VO.
H(103), leaves + barks stem, branch, trunk, powder, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia nilotica var. adansonii (Guill. & Perr.) Kuntze
Official name : Acacia nilotica var. adansonii (Guill. & Perr.) Kuntze
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del. subsp. adstringens (Schumm. & Thonn.) Roberty , Acacia adansonii Guill. & Perr.
Symptoms : H(007), H(038), H(045), H(104), H(124)
Recipes : H(007) + H(038), leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk Azadirachta indica + ONS. Acacia nilotica...var. adansonii, VO.
H(006) + H(104), raw fruit, roots, VO.
H(006) + H(104),seeds, barks stem, branch, trunk , dried, powder, delayed in H2O, VO.,
H(124) + H(045), fruit Acacia nilotica...var. adansonii , powder + Tamarindus indica, Piliostigma reticulatum powder barks stem, branch, trunk , local application
H(007), roots Acacia nilotica...var. adansonii , Leptadenia hastata, Securinega virosa + leaves Arachis hypogea, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia raddiana Savi
Official name : Acacia raddiana Savi
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(014), H(020), H(045), H(051), H(093), H(139)
Recipes : H(005) , leaves Acacia raddiana, crushed leaves Vigna unguiculata, local application
H(020), leaves Acacia raddiana, ONS. Strychnos spinosa, RNS.
H(045), leaves Acacia raddiana local application
H(051) paludism, leaves Acacia raddiana, VO.
H(051) paludism, roots Acacia raddiana of Acacia albida of Aristida longiflora of Waltheria indica , barks stem, branch, trunk Sterculia sestemra, aerian part Andropogon pinguipes, maceration, VO.
H(051), barks stem, branch, trunk Acacia raddiana, maceration, VO. + bath
H(051) paludism, barks stem, branch, trunk Acacia raddiana, Acacia albida, Bauhinia rufescens, roots Guiera senegalensis, Cordia rithii
H(093), H(139), leaves, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Official name : Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Mimosa senegal L.
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(037), barks twigs, trunc, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia seyal Del.
Official name : Acacia seyal Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(018), H(051), H(100), H(102), H(139), H(173)
Recipes : H(001) blepharitis, leaves Acacia seyal, Ziziphus mucronata, Leptadenia hastata, RNS.
H(006), barks stem, branch, trunk, Acacia seyal, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(018), barks stem, branch, trunk, Acacia seyal, decoction (H2O) , to wash
H(051), ONS. Acacia seyal, Combretum glutinosum, RNS., VO.
H(100, 2), barks stem, branch, trunk, Acacia seyal, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(100), roots Asparagus africanus, Ziziphus mauritiana, Piliostigma reticulatum, Entada africana, Balanites aegyptiaca, Annona senegalensis, Dalbergia melanoxylon, Acacia seyal, Sclerocarya birrea, Cocculus pendulus, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(051) + H(102) bilious fever, ONS. Acacia seyal, Combretum glutinosum, RNS., VO.
H(139), powder roots, VO.
H(173) leaves Acacia seyal, Ziziphus mucronata, Leptadenia hastata, RNS.
H(173), ONS. Acacia seyal, RNS.
H(173), barks stem, branch, trunk, Acacia seyal, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Acacia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia sieberiana DC. var. sieberiana
Symptoms : H(005), H(015x), H(033), H(051x), H(068), H(099), H(100), H(126), H(139), H(170), H(173)
Recipes : H(005), H(170), bulb of Haemanthus multifidus, roots of Acacia sieberiana, ONS. Piliostigma reticulatum RNS.
H(005), H(126), roots of Acacia sieberiana, ONS. of Combretum glutinosum of Tinospora bakis of Bauhinia rufescens, VO.
H(051x), H(126), Acacia sieberiana, Tinospora bakis, roots of séchée, pudre, decoction (H2O), VO. + friction
H(005), H(015x), H(099) beriberi, H(170), stems with leaves of Bauhinia frutescens of Acacia sieberiana, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(033) sterility, H(068) bilharziosis, H(139) asthenia, barks stem, branch, trunk underground part of Vernonia colorata, ONS. of Securinega virosa of Combretum glutinosum of Acacia sieberiana, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Securinega virosa of Acacia sieberiana, barks stem, branch, trunk of Vernonia colorata, fruits of Zea mays, to pound, to cook (H2O), VO
H(068) bilharziosis, bark of the undergroud part of Acacia sieberiana, ONS. of Securinega virosa of Vernonia colorata of Strychnos spinosa, RNS.., VO.
H(100) syph., roots Acacia., VO.
H(126), H(005), roots of Acacia sieberiana, ONS. of Combretum glutinosum of Tinospora bakis of Bauhinia rufescens, VO.
H(126), H(051x), roots of Acacia sieberiana of Tinospora bakis, leaves of Combretum glutinosum, to dry, powder, decoction (H2O), VO. + friction
H(173), ONS. Combretum glutinosum, Strophanthus sarmentosus, Acacia sieberiana, VO.
H(173), ONS. Acacia sieberiana, VO.
H(170), roots of Acacia sieberiana + bulb Haemanthus multiflorus, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Official name : Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(102), H(126)
Recipes : H(126), ONS. of Acanthospermum hispidum of Combretum glutinosum of Gardenia triacantha, RNS.
H(051) + H(102) bilious fever, ONS. of Gardenia triacantha of Combretum glutinosum of Acanthospermum hispidum, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Achyranthes aspera L.
Official name : Achyranthes aspera L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Achyranthes annua Dinter , Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill. , Achyranthes aspera L. var. sicula , Achyranthes obovata Peter.
Symptoms : H(007), H(037), H(118)
Recipes : H(007),H(037), whole plant , decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(037), H(118),whole plant , decoction (H2O) , inhalation
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(002), H(014), H(037), H(038), H(091), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(002), powder of bark of the underground part of Sterculia sestemra of Adansonia digitata , VO. + millet
H(014) vagina, stems with leaves of Tephrosia purpurea, leaves of Adansonia digitata, maceration, in vagina
H(037) bronch, stems with leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Aphania senegalensis, fruit pulp Adansonia digitata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), stems with leaves of Adansonia digitata of Tephrosia purpurea, maceration, in vagina
H(091) kwash., root powdered Adansonia digitata, Acacia albida, Chrozophora senegalensi, Bauhinia rufescens, Waltheria indica, Mitracarpus scaber, to dilute in milk, VO.
H(104), ripe fruit of Adansonia digitata, ONS. of Leptadenia hastata, RNS., VO.
H(104), root, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Boscia senegalensis, roots of Securinega virosa, leaves of Adansonia digitata, RNS., VO.
H(104), pulp pounded fruit of Adansonia digitata, leaves pounded of Lophira lanceolata, VO.
H(130) + H(121), leaves of Borreria verticillata, ONS. of Datura metel of Adansonia digitata, RNS., massage
H(201) psychosis, root of Digitata, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Adenium multiflorum Klotzsch
Official name : Adenium multiflorum Klotzsch
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Adenium obesum (Forssk.) Roemer & Schultes var. multiflorum
Symptoms : H(014), H(092)
Recipes : H(014), barks stem, branch, trunk maceration, friction
H(092), latex
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Afraegle paniculata (Schum.) Engl.
Official name : Afraegle paniculata (Schum.) Engl.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(037), H(091), H(172)
Recipes : H(026) dysmnorrhea,H(037) bronchitis, H(091) beriberi, roots of Afraegle paniculata of Bridelia micrantha, maceration (H2O), VO.
H(172) dracunculosis, leaves of Afraegle paniculata, desication at the heat of the fire, powder, local application + salt
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Aframomum sp.
Official name : Aframomum sp.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(068), H(082), H(113), H(169)
Recipes : H(006), decoction (H2O) of root of Aframomum sp., VO. + salt
H(037), stem without leaves of Aframomum sp., RNS.
H(068) tenia, root of Aframomum sp. Eéchée au feu, to pound, maceration, VO. + salt
H(113), stem without leaves of Aframomum sp., RNS.
H(169), rhizom of Aframomum sp., fumigation
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth.) Harms
Official name : Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth.) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Pericopsis laxiflora (Benth.) Meeuwen , Ormosia laxiflora Benth.
Symptoms : H(020), H(031), H(091), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(020), barks stem, branch, trunk of Afrormosia laxiflora, ONS. of Securidaca longipedunculata, VO., local application
H(031), H(113), leaves of Afrormosia laxiflora, decoction (H2O) , bath and massages
H(091), roots of Afrormosia. , VO.
H(104), roots, barks stem, branch, trunk of Bridelia micrantha, ONS. of Detarium microcarpum, ONS. of Afrormosia laxiflora, RNS., VO.
H(126), ONS. of Merremia kentrocaulos of Afrormosia laxiflora , decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(126), H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Afrormosia, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Official name : Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(004), H(034), H(037), H(051), H(092), H(104), H(173), H(201)
Recipes : H(002), barks stem, branch, trunk of Afzelia africana, , maceration, VO.
H(004), barks stem, branch, trunk of Afzelia africana, ONS. of Morinda lucida, powder, local application
H(034),H(037) bronchitis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Afzelia africana, root of Annona senegalensis, powder, maceration, VO.
H(051) barks stem, branch, trunk of Afzelia, powder, maceration, VO.
H(092), seeds of Afzelia africana, VO.
H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Afzelia africana, ONS. of Khaya senegalensis, maceration, VO.
H(104), ONS. of Afzelia africana, ONS. of Khaya senegalensis, RNS., VO.
H(173), barks stem, branch, trunk of Afzelia africana, maceration, local application
H(201) psychosis, root of Acacia albida, barks stem, branch, trunk of Afzelia africana, decoction (H2O) , bath, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Agave sisalana Perr.
Official name : Agave sisalana Perr.
Family : Agavaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(125)
Recipes : H(007), leaves, V.O.
H(125), roots decoction (H2O) , V.O.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(201)
Recipes : H(001), juice leaves, drops in eyes
H(104), VO., decoction (H2O) leaves
H(201) psychosis, ONS., RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Official name : Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(051) fever with pimple, leaves of Albizia adianthifolia,to pound, sap, local application
H(104) colic, barks stem, branch, trunk of Albizia., maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered