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Reference : HL 35

Author(s) : Lagarde Betti, J. , O. D. Yongo, Diosdado Obiang Mbomio, D. Midoko Iponga and Alfred Ngoye
Title : An Ethnobotanical and Floristical Study of Medicinal Plants Among the Baka Pygmies in the Periphery of the Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve, Gabon European Journal of Medicinal Plants 3 (2): 174-205, 2013
Reference HL 35 has information about 70 plants :
Acmella uliginosa (Sw.) Cass.
Official name : Acmella uliginosa (Sw.) Cass.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, pounding leaves of Acmella uliginosa, teeth application
H(126) jaundice, leaves of Acmella uliginosa, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : ndonsi (Baka)
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(051)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, pounding seeds of Aframomum melegueta, suppository
H(051) fever, paludisme, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, maceration, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : ndong (Baka)
Aframomum pruinosum Gagnep.
Official name : Aframomum pruinosum Gagnep.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fever, paludisme, leaves of Aframomum pruinosum associated with stem bark of Ceiba pentandra
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : etsia (Baka)
Aframomum sulcatum (Oliv. et Hanb.) K. Schum.
Official name : Aframomum sulcatum (Oliv. et Hanb.) K. Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(051) fever, paludism, leaves of Aframomum sulcathum associated with Carica papaya, decoction
H(104) stomach pain, maceration of stem of Aframomum sulcathum, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : ndiiyi (Baka)
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides, trituration, eyes instillation
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : nalobebi (Baka)
Alchornea floribunda Müll.Arg.
Official name : Alchornea floribunda Müll.Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(109)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fever, leaves of Alchornea florinbunda associated with Carica papaya, decoction, steam bath
H(051) fever, paludism, leaves of Alchornea florinbunda associated with Microdesmis puberula, decoction, steam bath
H(109) lumbago, crunced root of Alchornea florinbunda, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : yando (Baka)
Alstonia boonei De Wild
Official name : Alstonia boonei De Wild
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2), paludism, fever, stem bark of Alstonia boonei, maceration, enema or VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : gouga (Baka)
Angylocalyx pynaertii De Wild.
Official name : Angylocalyx pynaertii De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, stem bark of Angylocalyx pynaertii, maceration, VO.
H(169) hernia, stem bark of Angylocalyx pynaertii associated with stem bark of Massularia acuminata, maceration VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : boeni (Baka)
Annickia chlorantha (Oliv.) Setten & Maas
Official name : Annickia chlorantha (Oliv.) Setten & Maas
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(109), H(139)
Recipes : H(109) lumbago, crushed roots of Annickia chlorantha, VO.
H(139) sexual dysfunction, roots of Annickia chlorantha associated with Schumanniophyton magnificum, decoction, VO.
H(139) sexual dysfunction, roots of Annickia chlorantha associated with Picralima nitida, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : epoué (Baka)
Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Anonidium mannii (Oliv.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, stem bark of Anonidium mannii of Carica papaya, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : mgbé (Baka)
Antrocaryon klaineanum Pierre
Official name : Antrocaryon klaineanum Pierre
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026) painful periods, stem bark of Antrocaryon klaineanum associated with Harungana madagascariensis, maceration, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : ngongou (Baka)
Arachis hypogaea L.
Official name : Arachis hypogaea L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) sexual dysfunction, seeds of Arachis hypogea, RNS. VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Ataenidia conferta (Benth.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Ataenidia conferta (Benth.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Marantaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(100)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fever, leaves of Ataenidia conferta, maceration, VO.
H(100) gonorrhoea, leaf of Ataenidia conferta, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Baillonella toxisperma Pierre
Official name : Baillonella toxisperma Pierre
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(051)
Recipes : H(014) scabies, stem bark of Baillonella toxisperma, triturated, friction
H(051) fever, paludism, stem bark of Baillonella toxisperma associated with Harungana madagascariensis, maceration, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : mabé (Baka)
Barteria fistulosa Mast.
Official name : Barteria fistulosa Mast.
Family : Passifloraceae
Synonyms : Barteria nigritana subsp. fistulosa (Mast.) Sleumer
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) blood pressure, stem bark of Barteria nigritana, rapture, chest application
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : pambo (Baka)
Beilschmiedia fulva Robyns & R. Wilczek
Official name : Beilschmiedia fulva Robyns & R. Wilczek
Family : Lauraceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068, 2) intestinal helminthiasis, stem bark of Beilschmiedia fulva, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : zingo (Baka)
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(103), H(108), H(118)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, fruit of Capsicum frutescens associated with leaves Occimum gratissimum, maceration, enema
H(103) toothache, triturated leaves of Capsicum frutescens, teeth application
H(108) flu, fruit of Capsicum frutescens stem bark of Piptadeniastrum africanum, decoction, VO.
H(051) fever, paludism, fruit of Capsicum frutescens associated with Harungana madagascariensis, maceration, enema
H(118) throat infection, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens associated with Manniophytum fulvum, calcination, ash, VO.
H(118) throat infection, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens associated with Costus lucanusianus, maceration, VO. - - H(118) throat infection, stem of Costus lucanusianus associated with Capsicum frutescens, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : alamba (Baka)
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(100)
Recipes : H(051) fever, paludism, leaves of Aframomum sulcathum associated with Carica papaya, decoction
H(051) paludism, fever, leaves of Alchornea florinbunda associated with Carica papaya, decoction, steam bath
H(100) gonorrhoea, stem bark of Annonidium mannii of Carica papaya, decoction, VO.
H(100) gonorrhoea, fruit of Carica papaya of Citrus limon, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : makoua (Baka)
Carpolobia alba G.Don
Official name : Carpolobia alba G.Don
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(109), H(139)
Recipes : H(109) lumbago, crushed roots of Carpolobia alba, VO.
H(139) sexual dysfunction, stem bark of Carpolobia alba, pounded, VO.
H(139) sexual dysfunction, roots of Carpolobia alba associated with Picralima nitida, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : monono (Baka)
Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Bombacaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(100)
Recipes : H(051) fever, paludisme, leaves of Aframomum pruinosum associated with stem bark of Ceiba pentandra
H(051) fever, paludisme, stem bark of Ceiba pentandra associated with stem bark of Ipomoea involucrata, decoction, sitting bath
H(051) fever, paludisme, dead leaf of Musa paradisiaca associated with stem bark Ceiba pentandra decoction, steam bath
H(100) gonorrhoea, fruit of Ceiba pentandra, decoction, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Ipassa- Biosphere Reserve)
Vernacular name : koulo (Baka)