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Reference : VH 18

Author(s) : Hounzangbe-Adote, M.
Title : L'élevage face à la pharmacopée en médecine vétérinaire au sud du. Bénin Bulletin de la recherche agronomique. No 33 (septembre 2001)
Reference VH 18 has information about 15 plants :
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : V(006) + V(104), V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhea, Vb(006) + Vb(104) gastrointestinal disease, seeds of ripe fruit or not of Carica papaya , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Vb(014) scabies, Vb(014) external parasites, ONS., RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : amasu (Foun) , asun won oyibo (Goun)
Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Official name : Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Family : Palmae
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Vb(014) scabies, Vb(014) external parasites, red palm oil application alone or combined with other substances to the lesions
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Official name : Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(157)
Recipes : Vb(157) convulsion, leaves to graz of Erythrina senescabiesnsis
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : kpaklesi (Foun) , leobaci (Toffin), olohun (Goun)
Fagara zanthoxyloides Lam.
Official name : Fagara zanthoxyloides Lam.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides (Lam.) Zepernick & Timler
Symptoms : V(006) + V(104), V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhea, Vb(006) + Vb(104) gastrointestinal disease,, leaves of Zanthoxylum zentbotoïdes broutées à volonté
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : xêtin (Foun), exetin (Toffin), ewivian (Goun)
Momordica balsamina L.
Official name : Momordica balsamina L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(006) + V(104), V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhea, Vb(006) + Vb(104) gastrointestinal disease, infusion of whole plantMomordica balsamina, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : nveslken (Foun) , anyianysan (Toffin), ejirin (Goun)
Morinda lucida Benth.
Official name : Morinda lucida Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(006) + V(104), V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhea, Vb(006) + Vb(104) gastrointestinal disease, leaves of Morindia lucida to graze regularly
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : wetin (Foun) , zaklan (Toffin), oju ologbo (Goun)
Mucuna sp.
Official name : Mucuna sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(033)
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, Vb(033) sterility, ONS. de Mucuna sp., application on the teats
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : azo (Foun) , ovswlwl (Toffin), (Goun) werkpi
Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Official name : Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : V(006) + V(104), V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhea, Vb(006) + Vb(104) gastrointestinal disease, leaves of Newbouldia laevis to graze
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : kpatin (Foun) , kpatima (Toffin), igi akoko (Goun)
Ocimum gratissimum L.
Official name : Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(082)
Recipes : Vb(082) jetty , Vb(082) breathing problems, maceration or decoction of the plant Ocimum gratissimum for washing the nostrils
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : ciavo (Foun), esuru (Toffin), ehirin (Goun)
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : V(157)
Recipes : Vb(157) convulsion, leaves to graze de Psidium gayava
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : kekun (Foun) , gwabe (Toffin), ewegoba (Goun)
Pterocarpus santalinoides L'Hér. ex DC.
Official name : Pterocarpus santalinoides L'Hér. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(033)
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, Vb(033) sterility, , leaves of Pterocarpus santalinoïdes to graze
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : gbsqbetin (Foun), aswin (Toffin), tigbi (Goun)
Spondias mombin L.
Official name : Spondias mombin L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Spondias lutea L.
Symptoms : V(002), V(033)
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, Vb(033) sterility, passer les leaves of Spondia mombin à la flamme et faire manger.
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : aklikontin (Foun), tokuko (Toffin), urika (Goun)
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : V(082)
Recipes : Vb(082) jetty , Vb(082) breathing problems, maceration or decoction of the plant Vernonia amygdalina for washing the nostrils
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : amanvivè (Foun), aloma (Toffin), aluba (Goun)
Zea mays L.
Official name : Zea mays L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(006) + V(104), V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhea, Vb(006) + Vb(104) gastrointestinal disease, braid around the neck or water from fermented corn,, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : South Benin, south departements (Atlantic, Mono et Ouémé)
Vernacular name : aabado (Foun), ebli (Toffin)