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Official name : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia scorpioides (L.) W.F. Wight

92 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference B5 Nord
Author(s) : Boulos, L.
Title : Medicinal plants of North Africa. Reference Publications, Inc., 218 St. Clair River Drive, Box 344, Algonac, Michigan 48001, 286p. , (1983)
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(014), H(051), H(166), H(171)
Recipes : H(008), gum exudates from the tree antidiarrhoeic.
H(166), stem bark extract antiamoebic, H(166) antispasmodic, hypotensive
H(008)childeren, Infusion of fruits for diarrhoea, especially for children
H(004) gums, H(051), powdered fruits used against fevers and as a cure for sore gums and 1005e teeth
H(171)for H(171) diabetes by taking a teaspoonful first thing in the morning. Nubians in southern Egypt believe that diabetic patients may eat as much food rich in carbohydrates as they please withoul risk if they regularly take powdered pods
H(014), Mixture of powdered pods and henna (Lawsonia inermis) leaves made into a plaster is effective against some skin diseases and the irritated parts between toes; the applied plaster must be left to dry for a few days, then washed with cold water.
Region : North Africa
Country : Egypt
Vernacular name : sant; gurti ; shoka masrya, shoka qibttya ; fruit: qarad (Arabic), Egyptian acacia, Egyptian thorn, gum (Arabic) tree (English), acacia d' Egypte, gommier d' Egypte, gommier rouge (local French)
Reference D1 Nord
Author(s) : Didi, O., M. Hadj-Mahammed., H. Zabeirou
Title : Place des plantes spontannées dans la médecine traditionnelle de la région de Ouargla (Sahara septentrional Est) Place of the spontaneous plants samples in the traditional pharmacopoeia of the area of Ouargla (Septentrional east Sahara) Courrier du Savoir – N°03,, pp. 47-51 (Janvier 2003)
Symptoms : H(006), H(045), H(088), H(118), H(124), H(186)
Recipes : H(006) softener, H(045) detergent, H(088) astringent, H(118) angina, H(124) hemostatic, H(186) expectorant, barks, leaves, gums, fruits of Acacia scorpioides, infusion, maceration, poultice, ointment
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Septentrional east Sahara)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 02
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, K. Dramane, J. A. Elewude, S. O. Fadoju, Z.O. Gbile, E. Goudote, C.L. A. Johnson, A. Keita, O. Morakinyo, J. A. O. Ojewole, A. O. Olatunjia, E. A. Sofowora
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Western Nigeria. CSTR-OUA, 420 p., (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(014), H(086), H(098), H(099), H(151)
Recipes : H(014) dermatomycosis, leaves Aframomum melegueta, Eriosema psoraleoides, Nauclea latifolia, Piliostigma thonningii, barks trunc, stems, twigs, Daniellia oliveri, Spathodea campanulata , fruits Acacia nilotica, Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(014), fruits Acacia nilotica, Allium ascalonicum, pounded, delayed, bath + black soap
H(086)black tong, decoction (H2O) of fruits, VO. + gargle
H(151), ripe fruits of Acacia nilotica, Sphenocentrum jollyanum, pounded roots Tetracleta alnifolia, pounded leaves Blepharis maderaspatensis, Spilanthes filicaulis, delayer in lemon juice, VO.
H(098) disturbed sleep, barks stems, trunc, twigs Acacia nilotica, Nauclea pobeguinii, Pteleopsis suberosa, Enantia chlorantha, leaves Allium ascalonicum, Tetrapleura tetraptera, ripe fruits Citrus aurantifolia, Xylopia aethiopica, roots Morinda lucida, Anogeissus leiocarpus, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 1k
Author(s) : Ainslie, J.R.
Title : A list of plants used in native medicine in Nigeria. Imperial Forestry Institute.University of Oxford, Institute Paper, n° 7, (1937)
Symptoms : H(008), H(088)
Recipes : H(088) in case of H(008), powder of the bark as astringent
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : verek
Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(000), H(095)
Recipes : H(000, r), fruits, seeds, RNS.
H(000, r), barks, RNS.
H(095, r), fruits
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : lkiloriti (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HA 30a
Author(s) : Astor, G., F. von Massow, H.W. Rauwald
Title : Pharmacopée nationale des plantes traditionnelles. Niger. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH, Eschborn, (1992)
Symptoms : H(008), H(008x), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), pounded leaves and sifted, powder pounded + millet + curds, VO.
H(008x), H(008) + H(104), roasted fruits, powder + milk
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 34
Author(s) : Aberra Geyid, Dawit Abebe, Asfaw Debella, Zewdneh Makonnen, Frehiwot Aberra, Frehiwot Teka, Tesfaye Kebede, Kelbessa Urga, Kidist Yersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta GutaYersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta Guta
Title : Screening of some medicinal plants of Ethiopia for their anti-microbial properties and chemical profiles. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 97, pp. 421-427 ( 2005)
Symptoms : H(008), H(037)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea,H(037) cough, seeds, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : wangegea
Reference HA 54
Author(s) : Apema, R., D. Mozouloua, E. Kosh-Komba & Y. Ngoule
Title : Les plantes médicinales utilisées dans le traitement de l'hypertension artérielle par les tradipraticiens à Bangui http://www.gfmer.ch/Activites_internationales_Fr/PDF/HTA-Apema-2011.pdf
Symptoms : H(074)
Recipes : H(074) internal infection, decoction of fruit of Acacia nilotica, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : vanli (Fon)
Reference HB 09
Author(s) : Baumer, M.C.
Title : Étude et dossiers: catalogue des plantes utiles du Kordofan (Rép. du Soudan) particulièrement du point de vue pastoral. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 22, 4 - 5 - 6, 81 - 118, (1975)
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022), barks of Acacia nilotica, infusion, V.O.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (Fulani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 41
Author(s) : Bandeira, S. O. , F. Gaspar; F. P. Pagula
Title : Ethnobotany and Healthcare in Mozambique. Pharmaceutical Biology, Volume 39, Issue 1 Supplement 1, 70 – 73, (2001)
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(051), H(082)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, dysentery, cholera, H(037) cough, pneumonia, bronchitis, H(051) fever, paludism, H(082) asthma, respiratory disease, ONS of Acacia nilotica , RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 53
Author(s) : Belayneh, A. Asfaw, S. Demissew, N. F. Bussa
Title : Medicinal plants potential and use by pastoral and agro-pastoral communities in Erer Valley of Babile Wereda, Eastern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:42 ( 2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/42
Symptoms : H(008), H(076), H(094), H(103x)
Recipes : H(008, 39) dysentery, crushed leaves and barks of Acacia nilotica, concoction, VO., herbal bath
H(076, 39) mouth infections, H(103, 39) toothache, H(103x, 39) bad breath (haliosis), leaves and barks crushed, chewed and spit
H(094, 39) haemorrhoids, crushed leaves and barks, concoction, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Eastern Ethiopia) (Erer Valley of Babile Wereda)
Vernacular name : serkema (Oromo) mere-aga, galol (Somali)
Reference HC 13d
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.IV. Angiosperms (Mimosaceae to Papilionaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 29, pp. 295 - 323, (1990)
Symptoms : H(077), H(104)
Recipes : H(077), pounded leaves + H2O, filter, VO.
H(104), VO. decoction (H2O) roots
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : mkungunguti (Ndengereko), msesewenugu (Zigua)
Reference HD 11
Author(s) : Dhetchuvi, M.- M. & J. Lejoly
Title : Contribution à la connaissance des plantes médicinales du Nord-Est du Zaïre. Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23 b, 991 - 1006, (1990)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) , barks stem, branch, trunk, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 18
Author(s) : Diallo, D., B.S. Paulsen, B. Hvemm
Title : Production of traditional medicine: preparations accepted as medicines in Mali. In: Hostettmann, K., Cjhinyanganya, F., Maillard, M., Wolfender, J.-L. (Eds.), Chemistry, Biological and Pharmacological Properties of African Medicinal Plants. University of Zimbabwe Publications, Harare, pp. 235–241. (1996 ) Résultats extraits de "Evaluation of medicinal plants from Mali for their in vitro and in vivo trypanocidal activity: N. Bizimana, U.Tietjen, K-H Zessin, D. Diallo, C. Djibril, M. F. Melzig, P-H Clausen; Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume103, pp.350–356 (2006)
Symptoms : H(054)
Recipes : H(054) trypanosomiasis, stem and root bark of Acacia nilotica, decoction, infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : buwanan, bogonan (Bambara)
Reference HE 02
Author(s) : Etkin, N.L.
Title : A Hausa herbal pharmacopoeia: biomedical evaluation of commonly used plant medicines. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 4, pp. 75- 98, (1981) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7253680
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), gingival ulceration, gun or bark chew
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (North) (Hausa)
Vernacular name : gabaruwa (Hausa), Egyptian mimosa (English)
Reference HE 12
Author(s) : El-Kamali, H. H.
Title : Ethnopharmacology of Medicinal Plants used in North Kordofan (Western Sudan) Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 89-97. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/sudan.htm
Symptoms : H(018), H(037), H(151), H(179)
Recipes : H(018, 17,9%) headache,H(037, 17,9%) cough, H(151, 17,9%) hypertension, H(179, 17,9%) kidney disorder, infusion of fruits of Nauclea latifolia of Acacia nilotica and date palm fruit
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : not registrated
Reference HE 14
Author(s) : Etuk ,E. U. , M. O. Ugwah, O. P. Ajagbonna & P. A. Onyeyili
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and preliminary evaluation of medicinal plants with antidiarrhoea properties in Sokoto state, Nigeria Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 3(10), pp. 763-766, October, (2009)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008, 16) diarrhoea, barks of Acacia nilotica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Sokoto state)
Vernacular name : thorn mimosa (local English), bagaruwa (Hausa)
Reference HH 12
Author(s) : Holford-Walker
Title : Holford-Walker, A.F. (1951) Herbal medicines and drugs used by the Maasai. Political Records - Miscellaneous -Narok district. File no. DC/NRK/3/1. Nairobi: Kenya National Archives. From : Indigenous (medical) knowledge of the Maasai. Indigenous Knowledge and Development Monitor, april 1994 (http://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/ikdm/ )
Symptoms : H(099x), H(135), H(138)
Recipes : H(135) digestive; H(099x) excitant; H(138) quench thirst; H(138) prevent hunger (wounded warriors) , bark; roots of Acacia nilotica, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : olkiloriti (Maasai)
Reference HI 12
Author(s) : Iyamah P.C., M. Idu
Title : Ethnomedicinal survey of plantsused in the treatment of malaria in Southern Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 287–302, (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2015.07.008
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 6) paludism, seeds of Acacia nilotica, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : boonii (Hausa) Acacia, Egyptian mimosa (English)
Reference HJ 07
Author(s) : Johns, T., E. B. Mhoro, Pius Sanaya & E.K. Kimanani
Title : Herbal remedies of the Batemi of Ngorongoro district, Tanzania a quantitative appraisal Economic Botany 48 (1) pp. 90-95. (1994)
Symptoms : H(075), H(091), H(135)
Recipes : H(075, 7), H(091, 4), H(135, 7) digestive , decoction of bark or roots of Acacia mellifera added to soup or drunk as a digestive aid and appetite stimulant or as a strengthening tonic
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Batemi of the Ngorongoro district)
Vernacular name : kijemi (Batemi)
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)
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
Reference HK 13
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J.O.
Title : Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(034), H(037), H(037), H(051), H(091), H(100), H(104), H(118), H(135), H(139)
Recipes : H(034), leaves, decoction (H2O) in tea, VO.
H(034), roots, RNS
H(037) cough, chewed stems whitout bark, VO. juice
H(037) pneumo, leaves, decoction (H2O) in tea, VO.
H(051) child, bark, decoction (H2O), VO
H(091), bark, decoction (H2O), VO
H(100) gono, roots, RNS
H(104) estomac, roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(118), chewed stems whitout bark, VO. juice
H(135), roots, decoction (H2O), VO
H(135), bark, decoction (H2O), VO
H(139), bark, decoction (H2O), VO
H(139), bark, roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Tanzania
Vernacular name : chigundigundi (Digo, Kenya), mfuku (Gogo, Tanzania), mopira (Shambaa, Tanzania), munga (Giriama, Kenya), musemei, kisemei (Kamba, Kenya), ol-erbat (Masai, Kenya, Tanzania)
Reference HK 32
Author(s) : Kambizi, L. & A. J. Afolayan
Title : An ethnobotanical stydy of plants used for the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (njovhera) in Guruve District, Zimbabwe. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 77 (2001) pp. 5 - 9
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (njovhera), infusion from fresh or dried part of roots, VO.
H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (njovhera), ground fruit into powder and applied on penile sores
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (Guruve District)
Vernacular name : mubayamhondoro
Reference HK 63
Author(s) : Kipkore, K., B. Wanjohi, H. Rono, G. Kigen
Title : A study of the medicinal plants used by the Marakwet Community in Kenya Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:24 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/24
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal (colic), bark of Acacia nilotica chewed when raw or decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet Community)
Vernacular name : ngopkwo (local dialect) , thorntree / whistling thorn (Englisch)
Reference HL 10
Author(s) : Le Floc'h, E., D. Lenormant, A. Lignon & N. Rezkallah
Title : Pratiques ethnobotaniques des populations Afars de la moyenne vallée de l'Awash (Ethiopie). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 14, pp. 283 - 314, (1985)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) child, small pieces of fibers from the trunc, potion
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Awash valley)
Vernacular name : kassalto (Afar)
Reference HL 19
Author(s) : Lengani, A., L. F. Lompo, I. P. Guissou, J-P. Nikiema
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et maladie des reins au Burkina Faso Traditional medicine in kidney diseases in Burkina Faso Néphrologie & Thérapeutique 6, 35 - 39 (2010)
Symptoms : H(179)
Recipes : H(179, 2) kidney diseases, barks andt fruits of Acacia nilotica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HL 2k
Author(s) : Lely, H.V.
Title : The useful trees of Northern Nigeria. Published by the Crown Agents for the Colonies, 4 Millbank, London, S.W.1, 128 p., (1925)
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001), leaves, boiled, with the additionof a small piece of Tamarix pod, are used as a cure for a disease of the eye which causes the lashes to fall out
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : gabaruwa, bagaruwa.
Reference HM 09
Author(s) : Minja, M.M.J.
Title : The Maasai Wonder Plants. People and Plants training workshop held at the Tropical Pesticides Research Institute, Arusha, Tanzania, 15th – 18th march 1999.
Symptoms : H(099x), H(135)
Recipes : H(099x), bark stems + roots, decoction (H2O) , VO., H(135), bark stems + roots, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Simanjiro country)
Vernacular name : olkiloriti (Maasai)
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)
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)
Reference HM 27
Author(s) : Mac Donald, I., & D. I. Olorunfemi
Title : Research, projects : Plants used for medicinal purposes by Koma people of Adamawa State, Nigeria.Indigenous Knowledge and Development Monitor, november 2000. Article on Internet: http://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/ikdm/8-3/res-macdonald.html
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, barks of Acacia nilotica , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Adamawa state, Koma people)
Vernacular name : buldagl (Koma)
Reference HM 28
Author(s) : Mandu, P., D. J. Berger, C., ole Saitabau, C., Nasieku, J. Kipelian, M. Mathenge, S.G., Morimoto, Y., Höft
Title : Ethnobotany of the Loita Maasai: Towards community management of the forest of the lost child - Experiences from the Loita Ethnobotany project. People and Plants working paper 8. UNESCO, Paris (2001) http://www.regkew.org.uk/peopleplants/wp/wp8/index.html
Symptoms : H(000), H(095)
Recipes : H(000), ONS., RNS.
H(095) plant use in soup
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Naimina Enkiyio (Loita) Forest)
Vernacular name : olkiloriti
Reference HM 33
Author(s) : Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title : Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(008), H(053), H(076), H(103), H(104), H(108)
Recipes : H(001) cataracts, pounded roots of Acacia nilotica, fumigation
H(001) cataracts, powder of leaves calcinées of Acacia nilotica, application sur les paupières
H(008) diarrhoea, H(006) + H(104) gastro-intestinal pains, decoction barks of Acacia nilotica, VO.
H(008) dysentery, decoction barks of Acacia nilotica, enema
H(008) dysentery, cloves of Acacia., macerated, VO.
H(053) otitis, dried pods, powder, RNS.
H(076) stomatitis, H(103) gingivitis, H(076) aphtae, H(103) caries, decoction barks of Acacia nilotica, inhalations and mouth bath
H(103) caries, stems with leaves of Acacia., decoction, inhalations, mouth bath
H(108) cold, cloves without seeds of Acacia., to chew
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : baganan, baanan, bagana iri (Bambara), bwana, bagana jiri (Malinke), pakhi (Minyanka) (Senoufo), aboro (Bwa), bakani (Bobo-fing)
Reference HM 34
Author(s) : Maundu, P., D. Berger, C. Ole Saitabau, J. Nasieku, M. Kipelian, S. Mathenge, Y. Morimoto, R. Höft
Title : Ethnobotany of the Loita Maasai. People and Plants Working Paper 8. Unesco, Paris, 34 p. (2001)
Symptoms : H(008), H(068), H(091), H(095), H(103), H(104), H(135)
Recipes : H(091), H(095), Acacia nilotica is the most frequently used soup plant. The root or stem bark are boiled in water and the decoction drunk alone or added to soup. The moran are fond of taking this as a drug before going on raids. It makes them energetic, aggressive and fearless
H(008), H(068), H(103), H(104), H(135), for gums and teeth, mouth infections, intestinal worms, diarrhoea and dysentery, aiding digestion, aiding faecal disposal, emetics and purgatives, to stop vomiting and stomach-ache. Most emetics and purgatives are used in the treatment of paludism-like fevers common in Maasailand.
H(203) Acacia nilotica is used to dye leather
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Naimina Enkiyio (Loita) Forest)
Vernacular name : olkiloriti (Moran)
Reference HM 46
Author(s) : Muthee, J.K., D.W. Gakuya, J.M. Mbaria, P.G. Kareru, C.M. Mulei, F.K. Njonge
Title : Ethnobotanical study of anthelmintic and other medicinal plants traditionally used in Loitoktok district of Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 135, 15–21, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111000766
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091, 1) stimulant / excitant, stems barks of Acacia nilotica, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : kenya (Loitoktok district)
Vernacular name : olkilorit
Reference HM 47
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, van den Beukel, C. J.P. , Hamza, O. J.M. , Mbwambo, Z, H. , Nondoa, R. O.S. , Masimba, P. J., Matee, M. I.N. , Kapingu, M. C., Mikxf, F. , Verweij, P. E. , van der Ven, A. J.A.M.
Title : Brine shrimp toxicity evaluation of some Tanzanian plants used traditionally for the treatment of fungal infections. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, 4 (2), pp 219 - 225, (2007) http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc07022
Symptoms : H(014), H(199)
Recipes : H(014) oral candidiasis and skin fungal opportunistic infections of H(199) HIV / AID, stems of Acacia nilotica, RNS, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : kloriti
Reference HM 52
Author(s) : Musa, M. S., F. E. Abdelrasool, E. A. Elsheikh, L. A. M. N. Ahmed, A. L. E. Mahmoud & S. M. Yagi
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the Blue Nile State, South-eastern Sudan Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 5(17), pp. 4287-4297, 9 September, 2011 http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR/PDF/pdf2011/9Sept/Musa%20et%20al.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(013) furuncles, fruit powder of Acacia nilotica, local application (liniment / poultices)
H(037) phlematic cough, inhalation of smoke from fruits
H(051) paludism, maceration of fruit of Acacia nilotica, VO. (potion)
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (South-eastern) (Blue Nile State)
Vernacular name : sunut
Reference HM 73
Author(s) : Muthaura, C.N., G.M. Rukunga, S.C. Chhabra, G.M. Mungai, E.N.M. Njagi
Title : Traditional antimalarial phytotherapy remedies used by the Kwale community of the Kenyan Coast Journal of Ethnopharmacology 114, 377–386 (2007)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, roots of Acacia nilotica boiled in water, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( Kenyan Coast)
Vernacular name : chigundigundi (Digo)
Reference HM 7k
Author(s) : Mshiu, E.N.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle et la médecine moderne, 160 - 171, (1979) Quatrième symposium inter-africain OUA / CSTR sur la Pharmacopée traditionnelle et les plantes médicinales africaines.(Le Abidgan-Côte d'Ivoire, 25-29 septembre 1979) Rapport et recommandations, Lagos, OUA / CSTR, P. M. B. 2359, Lagos, Nigeria.Cairo, University Press, 744 p. (1983)
Symptoms : H(037), H(046), H(100)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, barks, RNS.
H(037) pneumo, barks, RNS.
H(046), barks, RNS.
H(100), barks, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HO 20
Author(s) : Olowokudejo J. D., A. B. Kadiri, V.A. Travih
Title : An Ethnobotanical Survey of Herbal Markets and Medicinal Plants in Lagos State of Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 851-65. 2008. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/lagos.htm
Symptoms : H(098), H(193)
Recipes : H(028t) leucorrhoea, root of Croton zambesicus, 3 seeds of Garcinia cola, Acacia nilotica leaves, 3 seeds of Aframomum melegueta, leaves of Mimosa pudica and small quantity of potash are ground together, and taken with cold pap. (Information obtained from herb sellers and traditional medicine practitioners from three popular and largest markets in Lagos)
H(013) fungal infections,H(013) skin diseases, H(098) insomnia, H(193) emollient, fruits, bark, exudate of Acacia nilotica, RNS. (Information obtained from herb sellers and traditional medicine practitioners from three popular and largest markets in Lagos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Local markets in Lagos state)
Vernacular name : baani, booni (Yoruba)
Reference HP 01
Author(s) : Pousset, J.-L.
Title : Plantes médicinales africaines. Utilisation pratique. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 156 p., (1989) http://data.cameroun-foret.com/system/files/18_17_32.pdf
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), fruits whitout seeds, powder, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : nebnep, nepnep (Wolof), barana, bagana (Bambara), gaddé, gaudi (Peuhl), gonakie, gommier rouge (local French)
Reference HP 09
Author(s) : Parker, M.A., S. Chabot, B. J. Ward, T. Johns
Title : Traditional dietary additives of the Maasai are antiviral against the measles virus. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 114, pp. 146 - 152 (2007)
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(046, f), stem bark of Acacia nilotica incorporated in soup of both healthy or sick children to prevent or to heal measles
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Narok district, Loita Hills region)
Vernacular name : olkiloriti (Maasai)
Reference HP 11
Author(s) : Potel, Anne-Marie
Title : Les plantes médicinales au Sénégal. Study report of Anne-Marie Potel, accomplished at Nguekokh (Senegal), 2002. Registered in the chapter "Grey Littérature "of the PRELUDE data bank http://pagesperso-orange.fr/senegal.bourbonnais/Anne%20marie.htm
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(053), H(076), H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, roots of Acacia nilotica , RNS
H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery, H(053) otitis, pods, RNS.
H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery, H(076) aphtae, H(076) stomatitis, H(103) gingivitis, H(103) caries, H(104) gastro-intestinal pain, bark , RNS.
H(103) caries, branch, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Nguekokh region)
Vernacular name : gonakié (Wolof), gommier rouge ( local French)
Reference HP 1k
Author(s) : Palayer, P.
Title : Lexique de plantes du pays Sar.Plantes spontanées et cultivées.Tome 2, 78 p., (1977) Collège Charles Lwanga.C.E.L. Sarh-Tchad.Publié avec le concours financier de l'UNESCO.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), fruit on wounds
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HP 52
Author(s) : Pobeguin, M.
Title : Les plantes médicinales de la Guinée. Paris. (1912) Agriculture pratique des pays chauds, : T1 : 279 - 295, 387 - 394, 484 - 496, (1911) ;T2 : 37 - 45, 133 - 144, 233 - 238, (1911)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), barks, infusion, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : bransan (Malinke)
Reference HR 12a
Author(s) : Runyoro, D.K.B., O.D. Ngassapa, M.I. Matee, C.C. Joseph, M.J. Moshi
Title : Medicinal plants used by Tanzanian traditional healers in the management of "Candida" infections. Journal of Ethnopharmacology Vol. 106; pp. 158 - 165 (2006)
Symptoms : H(087)
Recipes : H(087) oral candidiasis, roots barks boiled in H2O, VO., 1 glass 2 X / day
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (North-eastern zone)
Vernacular name : kiroriti (Masai)
Reference HR 12b
Author(s) : Runyoro, D.K.B., , M. I. Matee, O. D. Ngassapa, C. C Joseph & Z. H Mbwambo
Title : Screening of Tanzanian medicinal plants for anti-Candida activity. Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2006, 6:11 doi:10.1186/1472-6882-6-11 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6882/6/11
Symptoms : H(076)
Recipes : H(076) oral candidiasis (opportunistic infection from HIV/AIDS), roots barks of Acacia nilotica, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Coast, Dar es Salaam, Morogoro and Tanga regions)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HR 17
Author(s) : Ruffo, C. K.
Title : A Survey of medicinal plants in Tabora region, Tanzania in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms : H(082), H(091)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, H(091) anaemia, roots of Acacia nilotica, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Tabora region)
Vernacular name : mugulunga, mudubilo (Nyamwezi)
Reference HS 10
Author(s) : Souza, S. & Z.C. Dossa
Title : Fruits, graines et autres ingrédients médicinaux vendus sur les marchés au Bénin. Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., vol.2, n°2, 181 - 196 (1988)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, pods, infusion, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : booni (Yoruba)gamalwa (Fon, Gèn, Bariba)
Reference HS 24
Author(s) : Sonibare, M. A. and Z. O. Gbile
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of anti-asthmatic plants in South Western Nigeria African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 340-345 (2008)
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, stem barks of Chrysophyllum abidum, leaves of Allium ascalonicum, barks of Harungana madagascariensis, roots of Oxytenanthera abyssinia, rhizome of Aframmomum melegueta, seeds of Garcinia kola, fruits of Acacia nilotica, fruits of Picralima nitida, wash and cut into pieces the ingredients, soak in water for two days. Adult: 1 tablespoon twice daily, children: a teaspoonful daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : booni
Reference HS 31
Author(s) : Saotoing, P., T. Vroumsia, Tchobsala, F-N. Tchuenguem Fohouo, A.-M. Njan Nloga & J. Messi
Title : Medicinal plants used in traditional treatment of malaria in Cameroon Journal of Ecology and the Natural Environment Vol. 3(3), pp. 104-117, March 2011 http://www.academicjournals.org/jene/PDF/Pdf2011/March/Saotoing%20et%20al.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 12) paludism, barks and seeds of Acacia nilotica, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (town of Maroua, Far North Region)
Vernacular name : gabdé (Fulfulde)
Reference HS 41
Author(s) : Sereme A., J. Millogo-Rasolodimby, S. Guinko, M. Nacro
Title : Propriétés thérapeutiques des plantes à tanins du Burkina Faso Pharmacopée et Médecine traditionnelle Africaines; 15 : 41 - 49 (2008)
Symptoms : H(068), H(103)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, decoction bark and pods and gum of Acacia nilotica VO.
H(008) dysentery, fruits powder of Acacia nilotica, infusion
H(118) throat infections, roots extract
H(103) teeth ache, H(196) scurvy root extracts
H(068) bilharzia, cloves rich in tannins, a decoction are also used to destroy the vector of bilharzia crustaceans
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HS 43
Author(s) : Shinkafi, T. S., L. Bello b, S. W.Hassan, S. Ali
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of antidiabetic plants used by Hausa–Fulani tribes in Sokoto, North west Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology 172, 91–99, (2015)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 1) diabetes, roots of Acasia nilotica, decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : North west Nigeria
Vernacular name : bagaruwa (Hausa), egyptian mimosa (English)
Reference HS 47
Author(s) : Samoisy, A. K., M. Fawzi Mahomoodally
Title : Ethnopharmacological analysis of medicinal plants used against non-communicable diseases in Rodrigues Island, Indian Ocean Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 20–38 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2015.06.036
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, decoction of the root of Acacia nilotica, VO. 1 cup once per week
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island (Mauritius)
Vernacular name : piquan loulou (Rodrigues Creole), gum arabic tree (English)
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)
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
Reference HT 41
Author(s) : Tabuti, J. RS, C. B. Kukunda, D. Kaweesi, O. MJ. Kasib
Title : Herbal medicine use in the districts of Nakapiripirit, Pallisa, Kanungu, and Mukono in Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:35 ( 2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-35.pdf
Symptoms : H(001), H(037)
Recipes : H(001, 1) eye diseases,H(037, 4) cough, leaves are the most commonly used plant organ, roots and stems are also used, the medicines are mostly prepared as water extracts or as decoction and administered orally
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (districts of Nakapiripirit, Pallisa, Kanungu & Mukono)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HT 50
Author(s) : Teklehaymanot, T.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal and edible plants of Yalo Woreda in Afar regional state, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 13:40 (2017) DOI 10.1186/s13002-017-0166-7
Symptoms : H(012), H(030)
Recipes : H(030) retained placenta, leaves,roots of Acacia nilotica , RNS. VO., nasal
H(012) broken head, branch, RNS., topical
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Yalow Woreda, Afar regional state)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HU 01
Author(s) : Udoamaka F.Ezuruike n, J.M.Prieto
Title : The use of plants in the traditional management of diabetes in Nigeria: Pharmacological and toxicological considerations Journal of Ethnopharmacology 155, 857–924 (2014)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, leaves,pods, root, bark, seeds of Acacia nilotica, RNS. Region of use for diabetes (North central of Nigeria)
Other medicinal uses: anti-parasitic, male sterility, inflammation, anti-microbial, hypertension, anti-spasms, insomnia, ONS. RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : bagaruwa (Hausa)
Reference HV 1k
Author(s) : von Breitenbach, F.
Title : The indigenous trees of Ethiopia.Second, revised and enlarged edition .306 p., (1963) Published by Ethiopian forestry association , Addis Ababa.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), bark and seeds against dysentery, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HW 07
Author(s) : Wondimu Tigist, Asfaw Arsi, Kelbessa Ensermu
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants around 'Dheeraa' town, Arsi Zone, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 112, pp. 152-161, (2007)
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(166), H(200), H(206)
Recipes : H(018) + H(051) + H(166) muscle spasm +H(014) herpes + H(206) (all those symptoms = mich), stem of Acacia nilotica are smoked
H(155) tonsilitis, bark, chewed, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : qordimo
Reference HW 11
Author(s) : Wambugu, S. N. , Peter M. Mathiu, D. W. Gakuya, T. I. Kanui, J. D. Kabasac, S. G. Kiama
Title : Medicinal plants used in the management of chronic joint pains in Machakos and Makueni counties, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 137, 945– 955, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111004661
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113, 2) joint pains, leaves, root, stem bark of Acacia nilotica boiled in H2O and concoction VO. with soup, one glass 2 times daily, for 14 days or until patient recovers. Sometimes boiled with Pavetta crassipes leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Machakos and Makueni counties)
Vernacular name : musemei (Kamba)
Reference HZ 03
Author(s) : Zerbo, P., J. Millogo-Rasolodimby, O. G. Nacoulma-Ouédraogo, P. Van Damme
Title : Plantes médicinales et pratiques médicales au Burkina Faso : cas des Sanan Bois et Forêts des Tropiques, N° 307 ( 1 ), (2011)
Symptoms : H(087), H(099), H(104)
Recipes : H(087) infections, infestations, H(099) sensory disturbances, H(104) digestive disorders, barks roots, trunk barks, fruits of Acacia nilotica, decoction, crushing, chew, infusion, VO., instillation, VO. and bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (San countries, northwestern Burkina Faso)
Vernacular name : yantièn (Sanan)
Reference VA 03
Author(s) : Ake-Assi, Y.A.
Title : Contribution au recensement des espèces végétales utilisées traditionnellement sur le plan zootechnique et vétérinaire en Afrique de l'Ouest. Thèse de doctorat (Sc. Vétérinaires), Lyon, Université Claude Bernard, 220 p., (1992)
Symptoms : V(001), V(045), V(091)
Recipes : Vb(001), crushed leaves, filtered
Vb(091), Vc(091), Vo(091), taninns , cure for pregnant animals
Vb(045), crushed leaves, filtered , cicatrising the wounds
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa (dry land)
Vernacular name : gamalwa (Fon) ; gabbé (Peuhl) ; bagaruwo (Hausa)
Reference VA 05
Author(s) : Aniyere, F.
Title : Ethno-pharmacopée vétérinaire: vue du Tchad. Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 223 - 228, (1994)
Symptoms : V(037), V(082)
Recipes : V(037), V(082), barks of Acacia nilotica, nfusion , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VA 07
Author(s) : Agab, H.
Title : Traditional treatment methods of camels in eastern Sudanwith emphasis on firing. Journal of Camel Practice and Research, Volume 5, 1, 161 - 164, (1998)
Symptoms : V(088)
Recipes : Vch(068), Vch(088), pods, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (East)
Vernacular name : garad
Reference VA 17
Author(s) : Assogba, M.N.
Title : Quelques enquêtes sur la pharmacopée traditionnelle vétérinaire en République populaire du Bénin. 13ème Conférence de la Société ouest africaine de pharmacologie, 23-24-25 février 1984 à Cotonou. Ministère de l'enseignement supérieur et de la recherche scientifique. Collège polytechnique universitaire, 107 p., (1984)
Symptoms : V(010)
Recipes : Vb(010), grilled seeds, powder in mouth
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : gaoudi (Peul)
Reference VA 17
Author(s) : Assogba, M.N.
Title : Quelques enquêtes sur la pharmacopée traditionnelle vétérinaire en République populaire du Bénin. 13ème Conférence de la Société ouest africaine de pharmacologie, 23-24-25 février 1984 à Cotonou. Ministère de l'enseignement supérieur et de la recherche scientifique. Collège polytechnique universitaire, 107 p., (1984)
Symptoms : V(008), V(010)
Recipes : Vb(008), pounded leaves + H2O, filter + fresh milk, V.O. big animals
Vb(010), leaves, stems, roots, barks, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : bogossaga (Bariba)
Reference VA 37
Author(s) : Alawa, J. P., G.E. Jokthan, K. Akut
Title : Ethnoveterinary medical practice for ruminants in the subhumid zone of northern Nigeria Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 54 (2002) 79 - 90
Symptoms : V(098)
Recipes : V(098) footrot, grind dried bark and wash the affected part with warm solution, 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Nothern zone, Sabon Gari and Giwa district)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VB 01
Author(s) : Bâ, A.S.
Title : L'art vétérinaire en milieu traditionnel africain. Agence de Coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), 136 p., (1994) and THESE, présentée et soutenue publiquement le 7 juillet 1982 devant la Faculté de Médecine et de Pharmacie de Dakar pour obtenir le grade de Docteur Vétérinaire (Diplôme d'Etat)
Symptoms : V(001), V(013), V(028), V(045), V(113)
Recipes : Vb(001), decoction crushed fresh leaves, drops in eyes
Vb(013), Vb(113), stalk warmed in fiber, bandage face interns fiber, frequent bandages
Vb(045) decoction, crushed fresh leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania, Mali, Senegal (border regions)
Vernacular name : gawdi, waalo
Reference VB 06
Author(s) : Bernus, E.
Title : Maladies humaines et animales chez les Touaregs sahéliens.Journ. Soc. des Africanistes, 39, 1, 111 - 137, (1969) From reference: VB 10
Symptoms : V(098)
Recipes : Vc(098), Vo(098), seeds, powder on wounds
Region : West Africa
Country : Sahel (Touaregs)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VB 07
Author(s) : Bessin, R., O. Bougnounou, T. Konate & H.H.Tamboura
Title : Travail de synthèse sur la pharmacopée vétérinaire traditionnelle pour le Séminaire africain inter-régional sur la pharmacopée vétérinaire, Ouagadougou, Burkina-Faso, Avril 15-22, (1993) Documentation Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms : V(037), V(077)
Recipes : Vb(037), food green pods
Vb(077) VO., crushed pods and seeds, filter, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (meridional part)
Vernacular name : gawdi (¨Peul), nebneb (Wolof)
Reference VB 09
Author(s) : Baumer, C.
Title : Études et dossiers: catalogue des plantes utiles du Kordofan (Rép. du Soudan) particulièrement du point de vue pastoral. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 22, 81 - 118, (1975)
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vo(095), fruits collected in June for the fattening of sheeps
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (Fulani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VB 10a
Author(s) : Bizimana, N., U. Tietjen, K-H Zessin, D. Diallo, C. Djibril, M. F. Melzig, P.H. Clausen
Title : Evaluation of medicinal plants from Mali for their in vitro and in vivo trypanocidal activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 103, pp. 350 - 356, (2006)
Symptoms : V(054)
Recipes : Vb(054) trypanosomiasis, stem and root bark of Acacia nilotica in decoction or infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (southern part)
Vernacular name : buwanan, bogonan (Bambara)
Reference VB 17
Author(s) : Bekalo, I., M. Keengwe, E. Mathias, P. Mundy & al.
Title : ITDG and IIRR. Ethnoveterinary medicine in Kenya.A field manual of traditional animal health care practice.Intermediate Technology Development Group and International Institute of Rural Reconstruction, Nairobi, Kenya, 226 p., (1996)
Symptoms : V(005), V(051), V(086)
Recipes : Vch(005) +Vch(051) +Vch(086), (orf , Samburu), Pods, 1 kgr, crush in 5 l. H2O, bath, oedeme around the mouth, the heads and lips inflated, lymphatic nodules in head, difficult breath for the young animal
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : lkiloriti Samburu)
Reference VC 05
Author(s) : Coly, R.
Title : Enquête ethnomédicale vétérinaire au Sénégal. Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 153 - 156, (1994)
Symptoms : V(037), V(077)
Recipes : V(077), crushed pods, seeds, maceration, filter, VO.
V(037), chewed green pods, juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (meridional part)
Vernacular name : gawdi (Peul), nebneb (Wolof)
Reference VD 05
Author(s) : Dim Delobson, A. A.
Title : Les secrets des sorciers noirs. Librairie E. Nourry Paris, 254 - 271, (1934)
Symptoms : V(010)
Recipes : Vch(010) (Karou) ashes ONS. in a cut on swolen part . Strengthening hoofs of horses + Butyrospermum paradoxum
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina-Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VG 20
Author(s) : Giday Mirutse , Tilahum Teklehaymanot
Title : Ethnobotanical study of plants used in management of livestock health problems by Afar people of Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:8 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/8
Symptoms : V(008), V(037)
Recipes : Vc(008) diarrhoea, Vo(008) diarrhoea (uruga) of goat and sheep, fresh or after drying fruit of Acacia nilotica, juice, VO. and nasal
Vc(037) contagious caprine pleuropneumonia (gublo), fruit, , juice, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Ada'ar District, Afar Regional State)
Vernacular name : kenselto
Reference VG 25
Author(s) : Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title : Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874109000233
Symptoms : V(037), V(095)
Recipes : Vb(037) pneumonia (awala), H2O extract of barks of Acacia nilotica, RNS. (receipt from the Tepeth tribe)
Vb(095) fodder (akimuj ngibarern), fruit and leaves (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name : ekapeliman (Ngakarimojong)
Reference VH 01
Author(s) : Hallam, G.M.
Title : Medicinal uses of flowering plants in the Gambia. Departement of forestry, Yundum, (1979)
Symptoms : V(091)
Recipes : V(091), fruits, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gambia
Vernacular name : baransango (Mandika), kada ( Wolof), cheski (Fula)
Reference VK 14
Author(s) : Konate, T. & al.
Title : Synthèse des fiches sur la pharmacopée traditionnelle au Burkina-Faso. Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 179 - 180, (1994)
Symptoms : V(074)
Recipes : V(074), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina-Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VK 17
Author(s) : Koumare, F.
Title : Quelques données sur les conceptions et la pratique de la médecine et pharmacopée vétérinaires indigènes. Ouvrage inédit, 81 p. , (1933) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms : V(076), V(103)
Recipes : Veq(076)stomatitis, barks, infusion, mouth bath (gnaou-hounouco = mouth diseases and wounds)
Veq(103), dry fruit pounded, powder on gums (gigivitis = gisamatoroco)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : bouâna, bagana
Reference VK 28
Author(s) : Koné, W. M., K. Kamanzi Atindehou
Title : Ethnobotanical inventory of medicinal plants used in traditional veterinaty medicine in Northern Côte d'Ivoire (West Africa). South African Journal of Botany, Volume 74, pp. 76 - 84, (2008) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0254629907003651
Symptoms : V(008), V(198)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhoea of calf, Vo(008) diarrhoea, Vc(008) diarrhoea, V(198) hair loss, decoction of leaves of Acacia nilotica, VO., 0, 5 l. 1 X / Day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference VL 17
Author(s) : Lobry, M.
Title : Les soins au bétail chez les Peuls : une tradition ancestrale. Bull.soc.fr.hist.méd.sci.vét. , 2 (2 ) (2003)
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vb(037) infectious pneumonia, the peul shepherd use a sort of vaccination made fron a little macerated piece of the lung of a death ill cow in H2O + millet + milk + pods of Acacia nilotica durind 2 days. The piece of lung is introduced in a small incision at the level of the forehead
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Fouta-Djallon region), Mali (Macina region), Cameroun (Adamoua table land).
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference VN 01
Author(s) : Niang, A.
Title : Contribution à l'étude de la pharmacopée traditionnelle mauritanienne. Thèse pour le doctorat en médecine vétérinaire. École nationale de Médecine vétérinaire, Sidi Thabet, Tunisie, 156 p., (1987) From reference: VB 10
Symptoms : V(004), V(045)
Recipes : V(004), V(045), joung bark's stems, maceration
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania
Vernacular name : caski (fulfulde-maghama)
Reference VN 02
Author(s) : Nwude, N. & M.A. Ibrahim
Title : Plants used in traditional veterinary medical practice in Nigeria. Journal of veterinary pharmacology and therapeutics, Volume 3, 261 - 273, (1980)
Symptoms : V(001), V(004), V(045), V(050), V(068), V(075)
Recipes : Vc(001), Vo(001), seeds without ‚picarp , powder, local application
Vc(004) + Vc(045), Vo(004) + Vo(045), seeds without ‚picarp, powder, local application
Vr(050), powder stem's barks, maceration, enema
Vc(068), Vo(068), pounded leaves + millet
Vc(075), Vo(075), powder seeds, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : gawo (Hausa)
Reference VN 26
Author(s) : Nanyingi, M. O., J. M Mbaria, A. L. Lanyasunya, C. G. Wagate, K. B Koros, H. F Kaburia, R. W Munenge, W. O Ogara
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of Samburu District, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2008, 4:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-4-14
Symptoms : V(025)
Recipes : V(008) + V(104) gastrointestinal diseases complication, V(025) babesiosis, hot decoction of roots, barks of Acacia nilotica, V
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu district)
Vernacular name : eluai (Samburu)
Reference VO 11
Author(s) : Onana, J
Title : Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vo(095), Vc(095) leaves of Acacia nilotica few researched, Vb(095), leaves very few researched by animals
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference VP 01
Author(s) : Politz, J. & J. Lekeleley
Title : The knowledge of the Samburu on animal diseases and their traditional methods of treatment. Unpublished, (1988) From reference:VB 10
Symptoms : V(051), V(148)
Recipes : Vb(051) + Vb(148) ,Vo(051) + Vb(148), Vch(051) + Vch(148) mouth, legs, udder, leaves in warm H2O, wash the wounds
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VP 02
Author(s) : Puffet, H.
Title : Pharmacopée vétérinaire traditionnelle des éleveurs du Sud-Niger. Tropicultura, 3, 1, 14-15, (1985)
Symptoms : V(004), V(037)
Recipes : Vch(004), apex stem's barks, powder on wound
Vb(037), not signalized
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger(Dosso)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VP 06
Author(s) : Pordié, L. & M. Magaud
Title : Soins vétérinaires populaires en pays peul. Le cas de la trypanosomiase animale. Ethnopharmacologia, no 27, p.12 - 30 (septembre 2001). Bulletin de la société française http://www.ethnopharmacologia.org/default.asp?page=revued'ethnopharmacologie et de la société européenne d'ethnopharmacologie
Symptoms : V(000)
Recipes : Vb(000), ONS., RNS. Because of the heterogeneousness of knowledges and practices (sometimes magic), the mixture of the categories of diseases on behalf of the tribes Peul, the authors do not make any report with pathologies
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Peul of the Sine salum region)
Vernacular name : gaudi, gabdi, nenef
Reference VT 01
Author(s) : Tall, A.M.
Title : Synthèse des fiches sur la pharmacopée vétérinaire traditionnelle en Mauritanie. Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 147 - 151, (1994)
Symptoms : V(054)
Recipes : Vb(054, f), wood, bark , maceration
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VW 02
Author(s) : Wilbert
Title : Etudes sur la zootechnie et la pathologie du Soudan Français (Haut Sénégal, Niger et Haute Volta). Pharmacopée indigène, 242 - 247, (1920) From ref. : VB 10
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : Vb(051), bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina-Faso, Mali, Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VW 08
Author(s) : Wanzala, W., W. Takken, W. R. Mukabana, A. O. Pala & A. Hassanali
Title : Ethnoknowledge of Bukusu community on livestock tick prevention and control in Bungoma district, western Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 140, 298– 324 (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874112000347
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039, 4) against livestock ticks, barkroot of Acacia nilotica applied on the animal’s body surface
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumulemba