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Reference : HM 25

Author(s) : Maiga, Ababacar, Drissa Diallo, Seydou Fane, Rokia Sanogo, Berit Smestad Paulsen & Boubacar Cisse
Title : A survey of toxic plants on the market in the district of Bamako, Mali: traditional knowledge compared with a literature search of modern pharmacology and toxicology. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. Volume 96, pp.183-193 ( 2005)
Reference HM 25 has information about 36 plants :
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(092), H(104)
Recipes : H(092, 7) stem barks could be toxic at too strong dosis, provoke abdominal pains, salivation, nausea, vomiting ; remedies against toxic effects: Pennisetum typhoideum, RNS.
H(104) gastric ulce, stem barks, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : n’guna (Bambara)
Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Official name : Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Mimosa senegal L.
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) roots could be toxic at too strong dosis, provoke diarrhoea, vomiting, H(008) + H(104) H(008) + H(104) abdominal pains; remedies against toxic effects:decoction of leaves of Guiera senegalensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : patoukou (Bambara)
Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Official name : Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Mimosa senegal L.
Symptoms : H(094), H(100)
Recipes : H(094) haemorrhoids, H(100) sexual diseases, roots, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : patoukou (Bambara)
Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth.) Harms
Official name : Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth.) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Pericopsis laxiflora (Benth.) Meeuwen , Ormosia laxiflora Benth.
Symptoms : H(093)
Recipes : H(093, 17) remedies against toxic effects of Cassia alata ; decoction of leaves of Afrormosia laxiflora and Euphorbia hirta
H(093, 7) remedies against toxic effects of Ximenia americana ; decoction of leaves of Afrormosia laxiflora
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : not registered
Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Anogeissus schimperi Hochst. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(051)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(006) constipation, H(051) paludism leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : n’galama (Bambara)
Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Anogeissus schimperi Hochst. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092, 13) leaves could be toxic at too strong dosis, provoke salivation, nausea, vomiting; remedies against toxic effects: decoction of leaves of Guiera senegalensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : n’galama (Bambara)
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092, 17) fruits and leaves could be toxic at too strong dosis, provoke diarrhoea; remedies against toxic effects: decoction of leaves of Afrormosia laxiflora and Euphorbia hirta
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : kontaba (Bambara)
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(006), H(051)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(051) paludism fruits and leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : kontaba (Bambara)
Cassia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Cassia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia kotschyana Oliv.
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092, 21) leaves and roots could be toxic at too strong dosis, provoke diarrhoea, vomiting; remedies against toxic effects: decoction of leaves of Lannea velutina
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : sinjan (Bambara)
Cassia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Cassia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia kotschyana Oliv.
Symptoms : H(004), H(051), H(094)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(051) paludism H(094) haemorrhoids, leaves and roots, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : sinjan (Bambara)
Combretum micranthum G. Don
Official name : Combretum micranthum G. Don
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum raimbaultii Heck. , Combretum altum Perr.
Symptoms : H(093)
Recipes : H(093, 8) remedies against toxic effects of Khaya senegalensis of Opilia celtidifolia ; decoction of Combretum micranthum
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : not registered
Entada africana Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Entada africana Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Entada sudanica Schweinf.
Symptoms : H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(051) paludism H(126) jaundice, roots, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : samanere (Bambara)
Entada africana Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Entada africana Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Entada sudanica Schweinf.
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092, 12) rootss could be toxic at too strong dosis, provoke vomiting; remedies against toxic effects: decoction of leaves of Afrormosia laxiflora
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : samanere (Bambara)
Euphorbia hirta L.
Official name : Euphorbia hirta L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia pilulifera var. procumbens Boiss. , Euphorbia hirta var. procumbens Br. , Chamaesyce hirta (L.) Millsp.
Symptoms : H(093)
Recipes : H(093, 17) remedies against toxic effects of Cassia alata ; decoction of leaves of Afrormosia laxiflora and Euphorbia hirta
H(093, 10) remedies against toxic effects of Gardenia ternifolia ; decoction of leaves of Euphorbia hirta et Burkea africana
H(092, 21) remedies against toxic effects of Trichilia roka : decoction of Euphorbia hirta and Guiera senegalensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : not registered
Gardenia ternifolia Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Gardenia ternifolia Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(092), H(093), H(126)
Recipes : H(051) paludism H(126) jaundice, roots, RNS.
H(092, 10) roots could be toxic at too strong dosis, provoke diarrhoea, vomiting; remedies against toxic effects: decoction of leaves of Euphorbia hirta and Burkea africana
H(093, 6) remedies against toxic effects of Vernonia colorata : macerate of fruit of Gardenia ternifolia
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : m’bourétie (Bambara)
Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Official name : Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(093)
Recipes : H(093, 10) remedies against toxic effec of Acacia nilotica of Anogeissus leiocarpus of Pteleopsis suberosa of Securidaca longipedunculata of Trichilia roka , decoction of leaves of Guiera senegalensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : not registered
Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Official name : Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Swietenia senegalensis Desv.
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092, 6) stem bark, root bark could be toxic at too strong dosis, provoke diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting ; remedies against toxic effects:decoction of leaves of Combretum micranthum
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : dial (Bambara)
Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Official name : Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Swietenia senegalensis Desv.
Symptoms : H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) H(008) + H(104) H(008) + H(104) abdominal pains, H(051) paludism stem bark, root bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : dial (Bambara)
Lannea velutina A. Rich.
Official name : Lannea velutina A. Rich.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(093)
Recipes : H(093, 21) remedies against toxic effects of Cassia sieberiana ; decoction of leaves of Lannea velutina
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : not registered
Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Official name : Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Nauclea africana Willd.
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092, 5) leaves could be toxic at too strong dosis, provoke diarrhoea, vomiting; remedies against toxic effects: decoction of leaves of Vitex doniana
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Bamako district )
Vernacular name : djou (Bambara)