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Reference : HT 24

Author(s) : Togola, A., D. Diallo, S. Dembélé, H. Barsett & B.S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of different uses of seven medicinal plants from Mali, (West Africa) in the regions Doila, Kolokani and Siby. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 1:7 (2005)
Reference HT 24 has information about 32 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(050)
Recipes : H(050, 1) flatulence, infusion of seeds powder of Acacia nilotica of roots powder of Trichilia emetica, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091, 2) tiredness, decoction of Opilia celtidifolia and Annona senegalensis, bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
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(037)
Recipes : H(037, 1), stem barks powder of Piliostigma thonningii of Anogeissus leiocarpa, infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Borassus flabellifer var. aethiopum (Mart.) Warb.
Official name : Borassus flabellifer var. aethiopum (Mart.) Warb.
Family : Arecaceae
Synonyms : Borassus aethiopum Mart.
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139, 1) sexual asthenia, the leaves of Opilia celtidifolia, Loranthus sp., Khaya senegalensis and the fruit of Borassus aethiopum are burnt and pound. The powder is mixed in the sauce of the meal
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Cassia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia kotschyana Oliv.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism , roots of Trichilia emetica of Pseudocedrala kotschyi of Cassia sieberiana of Nauclea latifolia, maceration for 10 days + honey, VO. for 10 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Official name : Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus limonum Risso
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026, 1) dysmenorrhea, leaves of Trichilia emetica of Tamarindus indica of Citrus limon, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cochlospermum tinctorium Perr. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Cochlospermum tinctorium Perr. ex A. Rich.
Family : Cochlospermaceae
Synonyms : Cochlospermum niloticum Oliv.
Symptoms : H(004), H(020), H(026), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(094), H(104), H(104), H(126)
Recipes : H(004, 1) wounds, roots powder, local application
H(020, 1), maceration of roots, VO. Induce vomiting which eliminate the poison
H(026, 1), roots powder macerated during 1 day, VO.
H(037, 1) pneumonia, roots powder, infusion, VO.
H(051, 7) paludism roots powder, infusion, VO. or roots powder in porridge
H(051, 1) paludism leaves decoction for cooking sorghum porridge
H(051, 1) paludism roots of Cochlospermum tinctorium of Swartzia madagascariensis, decoction, VO. 2 X / day for 5 days
H(068, 1) bilharzias, roots powder in porridge, VO. 2 X / day for 2 days
H(068, 1) intestinal worms, crushed roots, dried with salt, fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, infusion, VO. In the morning on an empty stomach
H(094, 1) haemorrhoids, sauce or porridge cooked with roots decoction, VO. 2 X / weekly during 2 weeks
H(104, 1) abdominal pain, eggs + roots powder, VO., or roots powder infusion, VO. 3 X / day until healed
H(104, 1) abdominal pain, infusion of roots powder, VO. in the morning on an empty stomach
H(116, 1) amenorrhoea, decoction of the leaves of Opilia celtidifolia of Cochlospermum tinctorium of Hexalobus monopetalus, VO. (could induce diarrhoea)
H(126, 4) jaundice, root powder, infusion, VO.
H(126, 3) jaundice, root powder in porridge
H(126, 3) jaundice, roots macerated, VO. + bath 7 X / the same day or VO. the macerate with honey until healed
H(126, 1) jaundice, boil eggs in the root decoction + bath in the decoction, side ehhects can be induced
H(126, 1) jaundice, roots decoction in sauce or meat
H(126, 1) jaundice, roots powder of Cochlospermum tinctorium in the juice of Tamarindus indica, VO.
H(126, 1) jaundice, leaves powder, infusion + honey, VO. Morning and evening for 7 days
H(126) hepatitis, roots powder + onion garlic in porridge, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : n'tiribara
Combretum molle R. Br.
Official name : Combretum molle R. Br.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum microlepidotum Engl.
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033, 1) femal sterility, leaves decoction of Trichilia emetica of Combretum molle, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Official name : Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(036), H(051), H(068), H(077), H(103), H(116), H(139)
Recipes : H(033, 1) sterility, of Erythrina senegalensis roots decoction, VO. daily for 30 days
H(036, 1) dizziness, leaves decoction, VO. + bath
H(051, 1) paludism leaves or roots decoction, VO. + bath for 3 days
H(068, 2) urinary bilharzias, decoction of stems barks, VO.
H(077, 2) vomitting, leaves decoction VO. for 3 days
H(077, 1) vomitting, roots decoction VO. for 2 days
H(077, 1) vomitting, flowers decoction VO.
H(103, 1) childeren dentition, leaves decoction, VO. + bath
H(116, 1), roots decoction, VO. + enema
H(116, 2) amenorrhoea, leaves and flowers decoction, VO. + bath
H(139, 1) sexual asthenia, powder of salty roots, VO.
H(139, 1) sexual asthenia, chew fresh branch and use as tooth brush to cure sexual impotency
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : n'tékissè
Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Official name : Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(051)
Recipes : H(004, 1) wounds, local application of the powder of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia and Guiera senegalensis on the washed wounds
H(051, 1) paludism leaves of Piliostigma thonningii of Guiera senegalensis, VO. + bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Heliotropium indicum L.
Official name : Heliotropium indicum L.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(091), H(116), H(151)
Recipes : H(001, 1) ocular infection, leaves decoction for washing eyes
H(091, 1) baby thinness, leaves decoction, VO. + bath 4 X / day for 10 days
H(116, 1) amenorrhoea, roots decoction, bath + VO. for 3 days
H(116, 1) amenorrhoea, leaves of Heliotropium indicum and stem barks of Parkia biglobosa, decoction, VO. At night for 7 days
H(151, 1) high blood pressure, leaves decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : nonsikou
Hexalobus monopetalus (A. Rich.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Hexalobus monopetalus (A. Rich.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Uvaria monopetala A. Richard.
Symptoms : H(116)
Recipes : H(116, 1) amenorrhoea, decoction of the leaves of Opilia celtidifolia of Cochlospermum tinctorium of Hexalobus monopetalus, VO (could induce diarrhoea)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Official name : Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Swietenia senegalensis Desv.
Symptoms : H(014), H(139)
Recipes : H(014, 1), a decoction of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia and stem barks of Khaya senegalensis, bath
H(139, 1) sexual asthenia, the leaves of Opilia celtidifolia, Loranthus sp., Khaya senegalensis and the fruit of Borassus aetiopum are burnt and pound. The powder is mixed in the sauce of the meal
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Loranthus sp.
Official name : Loranthus sp.
Family : Loranthaceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(082), H(139)
Recipes : H(026, 1) dysmenorrhea, leaves of Trichilia emetica of Lorantus sp. of Vitex doniana, decoction, VO. To stop bleeding after delivery
H(082, 1) asthma, leaves of Opilia celtidifolia of Laranthus sp. of Manelikara multiverdis are mixed, decoction, VO. + bath + steam bath 2 X / day for 4 days
H(139, 1) sexual asthenia, the leaves of Opilia celtidifolia, Loranthus sp., Khaya senegalensis and the fruit of Borassus aethiopum are burnt and pound. The powder is mixed in the sauce of the meal
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Official name : Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Nauclea africana Willd.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism stem barks of Trichilia emetica of Mitragyna inermis, decoction, VO. 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Official name : Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Sarcocephalus russeggeri Schweinf. , Sarcocephalus latifolius (Smith) Bruce , Sarcocephalus esculentus Afzel. ex Sabine
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism , roots of Trichilia emetica of Pseudocedrala kotschyi of Cassia sieberiana of Nauclea latifolia, maceration for 10 days + honey, VO. for 10 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Opilia celtidifolia (Guill. & Perr.) Endl.
Official name : Opilia celtidifolia (Guill. & Perr.) Endl.
Family : Opiliaceae
Synonyms : Opilia amentacea Roxb.
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(006), H(008), H(014), H(018), H(020), H(027), H(033), H(036), H(037), H(038), H(050), H(051), H(068), H(075), H(082), H(091), H(098), H(104), H(108), H(116), H(126), H(130), H(135), H(139), H(173)
Recipes : H(001, 1) cataract, eye infection, decoction of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia of Tamarindus indica, eye wash 3 X / day during 15 days
H(001, 1) cataract, eye infection, leaves decoctions as eye wash
H(004, 1) wounds, wash the wounds with a stems barks decoction of Terminalia sp. and apply fresh leaves or the powder of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia
H(004, 1) wounds, local application of the powder of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia and Guiera senegalensis on the washed wounds
H(004, 1) wounds, application of a concentrated decoction of leaves on the washed wounds
H(006) constipation, root powder in curdled milk, VO.
H(006) constipation, leaves decoction, VO.
H(008, 1) diarrhoea, leaves decoction, VO. + bad
H(014, 20) dermatitis, a decoction of leaves, bath 2 X / day
H(014, 1) dermatitis, a decoction of leaves, bath + powder of leaves as ointment on lesion until healed
H(014, 1) dermatitis, infusion of leaves, bath + VO.
H(014, 1) dermatitis, a decoction of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia and stem barks of Khaya senegalensis, bath
H(014, 1) dermatitis, a maceration of Opilia celtidifolia in the water for washind the seeds of Sorgum vulgare, VO. 1 cup of tea, 3 X / day for 1 week
H(018, 2) headaches, leaves decoction, bath and stem bath.
H(018, 2) headaches, leaves decoction, head wash, steam bath , VO., 1 X / day during 6 days
H(018, 1) headaches, mix the leaves of Opilia celtidifolia with the roots of Ximenie americana, decoction, VO. + bath
H(018, 1) headaches, fumigation of leaves powder
H(020, 1) snake or dog, leaves decoction, VO. and for washing
H(027, 1) spontaneous abortion, add the leaves powder to porridge, VO.
H(033, 1) femal sterility, roots decoction, VO. 1 glass every day
H(036, 2) dizziness, leaves decoction, VO. + bath
H(037, 2) chest pain, leaves decoction as bath and steam bath
H(037, 1) chest pain, leaves powder, fumigation, 2 X/ day for 6 days
H(038, 1) genital infection, leaves decoction, enema
H(038, 2) urinary calculus, concentraded decoction of leaves or fruits of Opilia celtidifolia and Tamarindus indica, VO. daily during 7 days
H(051, 14) paludism VO. leaf decoction, 2 X / day + a bath during 3 days
H(051, 1) paludism a maceration of Opilia celtidifolia in the water for washind the seeds of Sorgum vulgare, VO. daily
H(051, 1) paludism leaves of Opilia celtidifolia + leaves of Trichilia emetica , VO. 1 tea cup of this decoction 2 X / day. If serious side effect then stop the treatment
H(051, 1) paludism boil the leaves of Opilia celtidifolia + the juice of the fruit of Tamarindus indica, VO. the filtrate until healed
H(051, 1) neuralgic paludism, crush the leaves in H2O, bath
H(068, 4) intestinal worms, leaves decoction, VO.
H(068, 3) intestinal worms, powder of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia of seeds of Penissetum sp., VO. On an empty stomach. If induced diarrhoea eat porridge
H(068, 1) intestinal worms, leaves powder infusion, VO.
H(068, 1) intestinal worms, root or root powder decoction, VO. In the morning on an empty stomach. Do'nt eat until noon
H(075, 10) appetizer, leaves decoction, VO.
H(075, 2), leaves powder in porridge, VO.
H(075, 2), infusion of leaves powder, VO.
H(075, 1), decoction of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia added to the fruit of Tamarindus indica, VO. Can induce diarrhoea
H(075, 1), powder of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia + infusion of Tamarindus indica fruits, VO. Can induce diarrhoea
H(082, 1) asthma, leaves of Opilia celtidifolia of Laranthus sp. of Manelikara multiverdis are mixed, decoction, VO. + bath + steam bath 2 X / day for 4 days
H(091, 1) thinness, leaves decoction, VO. + bath
H(091, 2) tiredness, decoction of Opilia celtidifolia and Annona senegalensis, bath
H(091, 1) tiredness, decoction of leaves, VO. + bath
H(091, 1) tiredness, crushed leaves in water, VO. + bath
H(098, 1) nightmare, leaf decoction, VO.
H(098, 1) nightmare, bark powder in ointment and fumigation at bed time
H(104, 2) gastric ulcer, leaves decoction, VO. + bath
H(104, 7) abdominal pain, leaves decoction, VO. + bath, if diarrhoea occurs, VO. The powder of the fruit of Piliostigma thonningii
H(104, 2) abdominal pain, add leaves powder to porridge, VO., vomiting can arise
H(104, 1) abdominal pain, maceration of roots during 24 h, VO. Daily during 2 days. Not for pregnant women
H(104, 1) abdominal pain, mix the powder of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia + powder of seeds of Pennisetum sp. , made a porridge, VO., vomiting can arise
H(108, 1) cold, leaves decoction, VO. + stem bath of the head and the chest
H(116, 1) amenorrhoea, decoction of the leaves of Opilia celtidifolia of Cochlospermum tinctorium of Hexalobus monopetalus, VO (could induce diarrhoea)
H(126, 1) jaundice, decoction of leaves, VO. + bath
H(126, 1) jaundice , eat the powder of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia and Striga sp. in the morning and evening
H(130, 2) child paralysis, leaves decoction for washing and rubbing the feets
H(135, 1) indigestion, roots decoction, VO. In the evening
H(139, 1) sexual asthenia, leaves decoction, VO.
H(139, 1) sexual asthenia, leaves powder, VO.
H(139, 1) sexual asthenia, decoction of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia and the fruits of Xylopia aethiopica + sugar, VO. In the evening
H(139, 1) sexual asthenia, the leaves of Opilia celtidifolia, Loranthus sp., Khaya senegalensis and the fruit of Borassus aetiopum are burnt and pound. The powder is mixed in the sauce of the meal
H(173, 1) leprosy, leaves decoction are used with butter soap in a bad
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : korôgué
Parkia biglobosa ( Jacq.) R.Br. ex G. Don
Official name : Parkia biglobosa ( Jacq.) R.Br. ex G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Parkia clappertoniana Keay
Symptoms : H(116)
Recipes : H(116, 1) amenorrhoea, leaves of Heliotropium indicum and stem barks of Parkia biglobosa, decoction, VO. At night for 7 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Pennisetum ssp.
Official name : Pennisetum ssp.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(068, 3) intestinal worms, powder of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia of seeds of Penissetum sp., VO. On an empty stomach. If induced diarrhoea eat porridge
H(104, 1) abdominal pain, mix the powder of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia + powder of seeds of Pennisetum sp. , made a porridge, VO., vomiting can arise
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : not registered
Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Bauhinia thonningii Schumach.
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(018), H(037), H(050), H(051), H(091), H(094), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(004, 1) wounds roots decoction for washing + ashes of the burned roots, local application
H(008, 1) dysentery, powder of fruits + salt, VO.
H(018, 1) headache, dried fruit in fumigation
H(037, 1), stem barks powder of Piliostigma thonningii of Anogeissus leiocarpus, infusion, VO.
H(050, 4) flatulence, leaves decoction, VO.
H(051, 7) paludism leaves decoction, VO. + bath
H(051, 1) paludism leaves powder macerate, VO. + bath
H(051, 1) paludism leaves of Piliostigma thonningii of Guiera senegalensis, VO. + bath
H(051, 1) paludism stem barks, decoction, VO. + bath
H(091, 2) malnutrition, leaves decoction, VO.
H(091, 1) thinness, leaves powder in food
H(094, 1) haemorrhoids, fruit powder + salt, VO.
H(104, 7) abdominal pain, leaves of Opilia celtidifolia decoction, VO. + bath, if diarrhoea occurs, VO. the powder of the fruit of Piliostigma thonningii
H(113, 1) arthritis, powder of fruits as ointment on joints
H(126) jaundice, leaves decoction, VO. + bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (regions of Doila, Kolokani and Siby)
Vernacular name : niama