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Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.

114 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 03
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(031), H(033), H(051), H(091), H(104), H(126)
Recipes : H(033), ripe fruit grinded and diluted of Adansonia digitata, root of Pseudocedrela kotschyi, carbonisation, diluted powder, VO.
H(031), barks stem, branch, trunk of Adansonia, RNS.
H(031), stems with leaves of Stganotaenia araliacea of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
H(051) paludism, barks stem, branch, trunk of Adansonia digitata, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata of Lasiosiphon kraussianus, RNS.
H(051) paludism, seeds of Adansonia digitata, stems with leaves of Indigofera nigicans, RNS.
H(051) paludism, seeds of Adansonia digitata, bark of the underground part of Ostryoderris stuhlmanii, RNS.
H(091), barks stem, branch, trunk of Adansonia digitata of Bombax costatum of Pterocarpus erinaceus, RNS.
H(104), leaves of Adansonia., maceration, VO.
H(126), almond of Adansonia digitata, stems with leaves of Chrysanthellum americanum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : donwo (Bariba), boboli (Peuhl)
Reference HA 05
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), epicarp of Adansonia digitata , maceration, bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : mukondo (Akwa, Koongo)
Reference HA 06
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi , L. Dan Dicko, H. Daouda, M. Delmas, S. de Souza, M. Garba, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, D. N'Glo, J.-L. Reynal, M. Saadou
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Niger. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 250 p., (1980) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), latex, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : kuka (Hausa), koo mya (Zarma), bokki (Peuhl), taedrumpt (Tamacheck), bulu kuwa (Beriberi), baobab ( local French)
Reference HA 07
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K. Taffame
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(002), H(020), H(104)
Recipes : H(002), seeds, pulp of fruits Adansonia digitata , seeds Pennisetum americanum, maceration H2O, VO.
H(020), seeds Adansonia digitata, Parkia biglobosa, leaves Lippia multiflora, delayed, VO.
H(104), seeds Adansonia digitata , roots of Kaempferia aethiopica, delayed powder, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : todi (Nawdem), tokala, tuéleg, kankanssio (Moba), baobab (French)
Reference HA 19
Author(s) : Andriamanga, N.
Title : Les plantes médicinales anthelmintiques Malagasy. Département de recherches zootechniques et vétérinaires, Cotonou, 48p., (1995)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves, anthelmintic, RNS
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : za, zahabe
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(051)
Recipes : H(008), pulp fruit VO, fever, dysentery
H(051), bark decoction in 1 pint H2O, fever
H(051), leaves powder , again fever (prevention)
H(191), leaves soup, blood purifier
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : ose (yoruba), igi-ose, kuka (Hausa)
Reference HA 22
Author(s) : Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title : Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), barks of Adansonia digitata of Ossyris lanceolata (mpeta) decoction (H2O) , VO
H(100), roots decoction (H2O) , RNS., VO
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muvhuyu (Luvenda)
Reference HA 35
Author(s) : Adamu Harami M. , O.J. Abayeh, M.O. Agho, A.L. Abdullahi, A. Uba, H.U. Dukku & and B.M. WufemTesfaye Kebede, Kelbessa Urga, Kidist Yersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta GutaYersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta Guta
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of Bauchi State herbal plants and their antimicrobial activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. Volume 97, pp. 421-427 ( 2005)
Symptoms : H(008), H(100)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(100) gonorrhea , leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : kuku
Reference HA 38
Author(s) : Ajibesin, K.ola K., Benjamin.E. Ekpo, Danladi N. Bala, Etienne E. Essien, Saburi A. Adesanya
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 387-408, (2008)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Adansonia digitata, VO., 3 X / day till recovery
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : baobab (Ibibio)
Reference HA 41
Author(s) : Aubréville, A.
Title : Flore forestière Soudano-guinéenne (A.O.F - Cameroun - A.E.F) Office Recherche Scientifique d'Outre-Mer, 523 p, (1950) Soc. Edit. Maritim. Col., Paris
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(051), H(056), H(193)
Recipes : H(001) eyes diseases, H(008) dysentery, powder from the pulp of fruit of Adansonia digitata (Sénégal)
H(051) fever, decoction of leaves, VO. 1/2 l in the morning and the evening (Sénégal)
H(193) emollient + H(056) for the Guinea-worm extractio, the leaves are emolient
Region : West Africa, Central Africa
Country : (A.O.F - A.E.F)
Vernacular name : goui (Ouolof), bak (Sérère, sito (Mandingue, boki, bokki (Toucouleur peuhl), sira (Mallinké), frombo (Baoulé), toéga (Mossi), oro (Dogon)
Reference HA 49
Author(s) : Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : H(169) hernia, roots decoction of Adansonia digitata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mbuyu
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(013), H(037), H(078)
Recipes : H(013) cyst,H(037) cough, H(078) fibroma, H(078) myoma, bark decoction of Adansonia digitata , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : kpassagoto (Fon)
Reference HA 56
Author(s) : Ambé, G.A
Title : Les fruits sauvages comestibles des savanes guinéennes de Côte-d’Ivoire : état de la connaissance par une population locale, les Malinké. Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 2001 5 (1), 43–58
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) dry fruits of Adansonia digitata eaten raw et edible pulp as cool drink
H(095), pulp as spice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : sirra (Dioula)
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(004), H(013)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) , ONS. of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : Bouquet, A.
Title : Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091, 2), child rachitis, cooked pulp of fruit, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 18
Author(s) : Boury, N.J.
Title : Végétaux utilisés dans la médecine africaine dans la région de Richard-Toll (Sénégal).dans: Adam, J., Les plantes utiles en Afrique occidentale. Notes Africaines, 93, 14 - 16 (1962)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), fresh leaves, pounded, maceration H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Richard-Toll region)
Vernacular name : baobab
Reference HB 26M
Author(s) : Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title : Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery,H(037) hemoptysy, H(051) fever, drioed pulp of fruits, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (South of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (omu) kwa (arbre), (o) kwa (fruit) (Nyaneka)
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, leaves, fruits, seeds de Adansonia digitata
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : mbondo, mukua (Kimbundu), imbondeiro (Portuguese)
Reference HB 38
Author(s) : Belem, B, B. M. I. Nacoulma, R. Gbangou, S. Kambou, H. H. Hansen, Q. Gausset, S. Lund, A. Raebild, D. Lompo, M. Ouedraogo, I. Theilade & I. J. Boussim
Title : Use of Non Wood Forest Products by local people bordering the “Parc National Kaboré Tambi”, Burkina Faso. The Journal of Transdisciplinary Environmental Studies vol. 6, no. 1, (2007) + Additional file
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species and wild vegetables of Adansonia digitata
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : tohèga (Moré)
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(051)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, dysentery, cholera, H(051) fever, paludism, ONS of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 43
Author(s) : Blench, R.
Title : Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), fresh baobab leaves (tùkáɣú) used for soup, the flesh of the pods can be eaten and the seeds can be roasted and made into a paste for flavouring
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name : tùá (Dagomba)
Reference HB 43
Author(s) : Blench, R.
Title : Dagomba plant names (Preliminary circulation draft) Published on WWW. (2006) http://www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience%20data/Dagbani%20plant%20names.pdf
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), fresh baobab leaves (tùkáɣú) used for soup, the flesh of the pods can be eaten and the seeds can be roasted and made into a paste for flavouring
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name : tùá (Dagomba)
Reference HC 22
Author(s) : Chinsembu, K. C., M. Hedimbi
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of plants used to manage HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections in Katima Mulilo, Caprivi region, Namibia Journal of Ethnobiology ans Ethnomedicine, 6:25 (2010)
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(051) paludism, leaves of Adansonia digitata, RNS., VO., steambath
H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(008) dysentery, barks, roots, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : mubuyu (Lozi)
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Symptoms : H(008), H(038), H(056), H(082), H(095), H(125), H(152), H(203)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(082) asthma, leaves, RNS. ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
H(038) urinary disorders (H(152) hypotensive) (kidney, bladder), leaves, RNS. ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
H(056) to facilitate the extraction of Guinea worm ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
H(095) edible fruit.
H(125) leaves of Adansonia digitata, diaphoretic properties (activate sweating), ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
H(203) bark: ropes.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : séda, sira.(Malinké) boki.(Poular), kiri. (Soussou), baobab.(French)
Reference HD 15
Author(s) : Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title : Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(171)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, barks of Adansonia digitata, decoction in 1,5 l. H2O, VO., 100 ml during 3 days
H(008) dysentery, barks of Adansonia., to pound, decoction in 1,5 l. H2O, to filter + 10 pieces of sugar, VO. during 3 J. ; childs, 50 ml. ; adults, 100 ml.
H(014) whitlow, leaves of Adansonia. + palm oil, dressing on the sick finger
H(171), roots of Annona senegalensis of Cymbopogon citratus of Vitex madiensis, barks of Adansonia diditata, decoction (H2O), VO. ; childs, 1 coffee spoon ; adults, 100 ml., 3 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 1k
Author(s) : Diniz, M.A., O. Silva, M.A. Paulo & E.T. Gomez
Title : Medicinal uses of plants from Guinea-Bissau , 727 -731, (1996) The Biodiversity of African Plants.Proceedings14 th AETFATCongress.Wageningen, The Netherlands, 22 - 27 augustus 1994. Edited by J.G. van der Maesen, X.M. van der Burgt & J.M. van Medenbach de Rooy.Kluwer Academic Publishers, 861 p., (1996)
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038), roots , RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Bissau
Vernacular name : boe (Fulani)
Reference HD 24
Author(s) : Doka, I.G and S. M. Yagi
Title : Ethnobotanical Survey of Medicinal Plants in West Kordofan (Western Sudan) Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 1409-1416. (2009) http://ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/dokayagi.htm
Symptoms : H(008), H(027y)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(027y) pain after birth, bark decoction of Adansonia digitata, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Sudan (West Kordofan)
Vernacular name : tabaldi
Reference HD 26
Author(s) : Deleke Koko, I. K. E., J. Djego, J. Gbenou, S. M. Hounzangbe & B. Sinsin
Title : Etude phytochimique des principales plantes galactogènes et emménagogues utilisées dans les terroirs riverains de la Zone cynégétique de la Pendjari International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences 5(2): 618-633, April 2011 http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs/article/viewFile/72127/61068
Symptoms : H(026), H(116)
Recipes : H(026) dysmenorrhoea, H(116) amenorrhoea, decoction of leaves and roots of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Pendjari zone)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886) https://archive.org/details/b24400270
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(088), H(158)
Recipes : H(020) sting of the poisonous fish "Laffe la boue" (Sinanceia verrucosa), crush a handful of Adansonia digitata (mapon) + cooking salt. Wrap in banana leaves or palma-christie. Heat on hot ash. Application of the open cross wound. Soak the poultice with alcohol after 24 hours. Repeat until healed
Adansonia digitata is also involved in the treatment of: H(037) hemoptysis, H(051) fever, H(088) astringent, H(158) metrorrhagia
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : baobab, gros mapon, (Creole), anai pouliya, koye (Tamoul)
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(008), H(051)
Recipes : H(008, 40 %) diarrhea, H(051, 71,5%) fever, Infusion of fruit pulp, fresh leaves of Adansonia digitata (mixed with sesame seeds)
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : tabaldi (Gongoleis)
Reference HF 01
Author(s) : Fernandez de la Pradilla, C.
Title : Des plantes qui nous ont guéris. Jeunesse d'Afrique, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso,Tome 1, 208 p., (1981), Tome 2, 101 p., (1985) Plantes médicinales contre les hépatites. Pabre, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 62 p., (1988)
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(037), H(068), H(162)
Recipes : H(008), powder du fruit of Adansonia digitata, diluted, VO.
H(008, 2) shigellosis, leaves of Adansonia digitata of Guiera senegalensis, dried, powder, VO.
H(014) fruits sans seeds of Adansonia digitata, carbonisation, powder, VO.
H(014, 2) tinea of la barbe, epicarp of Adansonia, carbonisation, powder, to dilute in du butter of karite (Butyrospermum paradoxum), local application
H(014), epicarp of Adansonia, to carbonize, powder, to dilute in butter of karite, local application
H(037), leaves of Guiera senegalensis of Adansonia digitata, stem sans leaves of Calotropis procera, leave of Tamarindus indica, to carbonize, powder, VO.
H(068), leaves cooked of Adansonia, VO.
H(162) new born, barks stem, branch, trunk of Adansonia, decoction (H2O) , VO., enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 01
Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), barks twigs, stems, trunc, leaves, roots Adansonia digitata , powder whole plant Myrothamnus flabellifolius, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 11
Author(s) : Grand, A. & P.A. Wondergem
Title : Les phytothérapies anti-infectieuses de la forêt-savane, Sénégal (Afrique occidentale)I. Un inventaire. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 21, pp. 109 - 125, (1987)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diar., fruit, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Diola people, South Senegal)
Vernacular name : bubak (Diola)
Reference HG 31
Author(s) : Gueye, M., M. Diouf
Title : Traditional leafy vegetables in Senegal: diversity and médicinal uses African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines 4 (4): 469 – 475 (2007) http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc07062
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(014), H(095), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea and dysentery,H(013) abscess,H(014) whitlow, ONS.of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
H(095) vegetable herbs gathered perennial species, boiled leaves are mixed in a sauce or with other vegetables
H(104) fruit of A. digitata help to combat colic.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 54
Author(s) : N' guessan, F., H. Kouassi Kouadio, D. Ouattara
Title : Plants used to treat anaemia, in traditional medicine, by Abbey and Krobou populations, in the South of Côte-d’Ivoire. Journal of Applied Sciences Research, 6(8): 1291-2197, (2010)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, decoction of leaves of Adansonia digitata, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : South of Ivory Coast (
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 60
Author(s) : Göhre, Á., B. Toto-Nienguesse, M. Futuro, C. Neinhuis & T. Lautenschläge
Title : Plants from disturbed savannah vegetation and their usage by Bakongo tribes in Uíge, Northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:42 (2016) DOI 10.1186/s13002-016-0116-9
Symptoms : H(095), H(203)
Recipes : H(095) food, fresh or dried pulp or juice of fruit of Adansonia digitata
H(203) wood for charcoal
Region : West Africa
Country : northern Angola
Vernacular name : kibaba (Kikongo)
Reference HH 06a
Author(s) : Hedberg I., O. Hedberg, P.J. Madati, K.E. Mshigeni, E.N. Mshiu & G. Samuelsson
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Tanzania. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Cucurbitaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 6, pp. 29 - 60 (1982)
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : FAIRE H(026) gynecological complaint called Chashi, the symptom of which is more or less pronounced vaginal bleeding, decoction of the stem bark of Adansonia digitata also containing stem bark of Sterculia cfr. stenocarpa (moza ) and Sterculia cfr. appendiculata (mfume ) as well as plant debris left behind by floods (“Shiizi”) is used
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mbuyu (Korogwe district)
Reference HH 16
Author(s) : Haerdi, F.
Title : Afrikanische Heilpflanzen. Die Eingeborenen-Heilpflanzen des Ulanga- Distriktes Tanganjikas (Ostafrika). Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 1-278 (1964) Published : 1964, Verlag für Recht und Gesellschaft (Basel)
Symptoms : H(051), H(103)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, barks powder of Adansonia digitata, to mix with food
H(103) toothache, extract from barks, rinse the teeth
H(201) mental Illnes, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mbuyu (Swahili), nonji (Kingindo)
Reference HI 06
Author(s) : Inngjerdingen, K., C. S. Nergard, D. Diallo, P. P. Mounkoro, B. S. Paulsen
Title : An ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for wound healing in Dogonland, Mali, West Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume 92, pp. 233 - 244 (2004) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874104000832
Symptoms : H(004), H(013)
Recipes : H(004) chronic wounds, roots decoction of Adansonia digitata as a wash
H(004) old wounds (miin pin hu), decoction of stem bark as a wash
H(013) small boil (taltal), powder from stems barks, local application
H(013) many inflmammated small boils (yaanga-yang), juice of fresh stems barks or powder of dried barks local application
H(013) deep boils (taltal), moss or lichen (nyengegi) on Adansonia digitata mixed with oil from seeds of Lannea microcarpa (saa), local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : oro
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, 9) paludism, leaves of Adansonia digitata, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : ose (Yoruba), baobab tree (English)
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(002), H(014), H(037), H(038), H(091), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(002), powder of bark of the underground part of Sterculia sestemra of Adansonia digitata , VO. + millet
H(014) vagina, stems with leaves of Tephrosia purpurea, leaves of Adansonia digitata, maceration, in vagina
H(037) bronch, stems with leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Aphania senegalensis, fruit pulp Adansonia digitata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), stems with leaves of Adansonia digitata of Tephrosia purpurea, maceration, in vagina
H(091) kwash., root powdered Adansonia digitata, Acacia albida, Chrozophora senegalensi, Bauhinia rufescens, Waltheria indica, Mitracarpus scaber, to dilute in milk, VO.
H(104), ripe fruit of Adansonia digitata, ONS. of Leptadenia hastata, RNS., VO.
H(104), root, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Boscia senegalensis, roots of Securinega virosa, leaves of Adansonia digitata, RNS., VO.
H(104), pulp pounded fruit of Adansonia digitata, leaves pounded of Lophira lanceolata, VO.
H(130) + H(121), leaves of Borreria verticillata, ONS. of Datura metel of Adansonia digitata, RNS., massage
H(201) psychosis, root of Digitata, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 12
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 384 - 444 , 543 - 599, (1964)
Symptoms : H(005), H(008), H(045), H(130)
Recipes : H(008) child diarrhoea, fruit pulp of Adansonia digitata (receipt Wolof)
H(045) cicatrizing, fruit pulp of Adansonia. , external use
H(051) paludism, fruit pulp of Adansonia., VO.
H(130) paralysis of limb + H(005) oedematous, medico-magic preparation, leaves pomade of Adansonia digitata of Borreria verticillata of Datura metel, onction
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : boki (Peul, Tocolor), boi (Fouladou)
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(051), H(091), H(137)
Recipes : H(051), bark, steam baths
H(091), roots, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(091), bark, decoction (H2O) , bath
H(137), bark, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya, Tanzania
Vernacular name : mbuyu (Digo, Kenya)), mlamba (Taita, Kenya), moandu (Sukuma, Tanzania)
Reference HK 22
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & A. Bouquet
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques de la Côte-d'Ivoire - Haute-Volta.Mission d'étude de la pharmacopée indigène en A.O.F. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 300 p., (1950)
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(173)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) ulcer, H(173), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : baobab, pain de singe ( local French), sira (Bambara), sira (Dioula), fromdo (Baoulé), toéga toyéga (Mossi), tuo (Dagari), mor (Bissa)
Reference HK 24
Author(s) : Kasuku, W., F. Lula, J. Paulus, N. Ngiefu & Dr. Kaluila
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes utilisées pour le traitement du paludisme à Kinshasa (R.D.C.). Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 13, 95 - 102, (1999)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves + barks Adansonia digitata, leaves Carica papaya, Ocimum gratissimum, steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Kinshasa)
Vernacular name : nkondo
Reference HK 36a
Author(s) : Kareru, P. G., G. M. Kenji, A. N. Gachanja, J. M. Keriko, G. Mungai
Title : Traditional medicine among the Embu and Mbeere peoples of Kenya. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Volume 4 (1): 75 - 86 (2007) http://journals.sfu.ca/africanem/index.php/ajtcam/article/view/160/172
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) impotence (erectile dysfunction), barks of Adansonia digitata, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
Vernacular name : muramba (Embu)
Reference HK 42
Author(s) : Koné, M. W., K.K. Atindehou, H. Terre, D. Tyraore
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales utilisées en pédiatrie traditionnelle dans la région de Ferkessedougou (Côte - d' Ivoire). BIOTERRE, Rev. Inter. Sci. De la Vie et de la Terre, N° spécial, 2002 httpwww.csrs.chfichiersBioterreKone-Mamidou-tab2.pdf
Symptoms : H(008), H(187)
Recipes : H(008) child diarrhoea, barks trunk decoction of Adansonia digitata, VO. 1/2 glass 3 X / Day
H(187) to close the fontanels, leaves decoction, VO. 1/2 glass / Day + bath in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 51
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Les plantes médicinales, toxiques et magiques des Niominka et des Socé des Iles du Saloum (Sénégal) Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 279 - 334 (1964)
Symptoms : H(007), H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(007) diuretic, H(091) fortifying, maceration of pounded leaves of Adansonia digitata (receipt Socé)
H(104) child enteralgia, fruit of Adansonia digitata , RNS.. (receipts Niominka and Socé)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Saloun island)
Vernacular name : ibak, bak (Niominka) ; sito (Socé)
Reference HK 71
Author(s) : Koné, W. M., A. G.Koffi, E. L.Bomisso, F. H. Tra Bi
Title : Ethnomedical study and iron content of some medicinal herbs used in traditional medicine in Côte d'Ivoire for the treatment of anaemia African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, 9(1): 81-87 (2012)
Symptoms : H(004), H(091)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(091) anaemia, tonic, stem bark of Adansonia digitata, VO. (2X).
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Ferkessedougou and Tiassale)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 72
Author(s) : Kpodar, M., S. D. Karou, G. Katawa, K. Anani, H. E. Gbekley, Y. Adjrah, T. Tchacondo, K. Batawila, J. Simpore
Title : An ethnobotanical study of plants used to treat liver diseases in the Maritime region of Togo Journal of Ethnopharmacology 181, 263–273 (2016)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver diseases, powder of fruits of Adansonia digitata
Region : West Africa
Country : Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name : alangban
Reference HL 11
Author(s) : Lemordant, D.
Title : Contribution à l'ethnobotanique éthiopienne. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 18, 1 - 35, 142 - 179, (1971)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), leaves, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : dima
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(030)
Recipes : H(030)women, bark + leaves, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Simanjiro country)
Vernacular name : ormisira (Maasai)
Reference HM 32
Author(s) : Magassouba, F.B., A. Dialloa, M. Kouyaté, F. Mara, O.Bangoura, A. Camara, S. Traoré, A.K. Diall, G. Camara, S. Traoré, A. Keita, M.K. Camara, R. Barry, S. Keita, K. Oularé, M.S. Barry, M. Donzo, K. Camara, K. Toté, D. Vanden Berghe, J. Totté, L.. Pieters, A.J. Vlietinck, A.M. Baldé
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and antibacterial activity of some plants used in Guinean traditional medicine. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 114, pp. 44 - 53 (2007)
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045, 2) antiseptic, again infection, stem barks of Adansonia digitata decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : sida
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(002), H(004), H(008), H(014), H(027), H(046), H(051), H(053), H(056), H(076), H(095), H(103), H(113), H(124), H(126), H(143)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, decoction trunk barks of Adansonia digitata, eyes instillations
H(002) lactogenic, trunks barks powder of Adansonia digitata of Sterculia setigera + son of mil, RNS.
H(004) wounds, H(124) haemorrhage, trunks barks powder of Adansonia digitata in local applications
H(004) wounds which suppurate, flour of Adansonia., local application
H(008) diarrhoea, infusion of leaves of Adansonia., VO.
H(008) diarrhoea, childs, leaves of Adansonia., VO.
H(014) skin disease, H(056) filaria, H(126) hepatitis, H(126) liver cirrhosis, empty roasted cloves, RNS.
H(027) prevention of abortion, powder of fruits of Adansonia. + flour of millet, RNS.
H(046) chicken-pox, H(143) variola, fruit pulp of Adansonia. + flour of sorgho + H2O, RNS.
H(051) fevers, H(113) inflammations, decoction trunk barks of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
H(053) otitis, decoction of fruits of Adansonia., RNS.
H(076) stomatitis, H(103) gingivitis, decoction trunk barks of Adansonia digitata, gargle
H(103) tooth ashes, pulp of trunks barks of Adansonia digitata, to chew
H(103) tooth hole, powder of roasted seeds in tooth hole
H(095) food, fruit, flour of fruits, leaves in sauces
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : sira,nsira (Bambara), sira (Malinke), zige (Minyanka), zenge (Senoufo), 'iya, 'ile (Bwa), pii (Bobo-fing), oro (Dogon)
Reference HM 58
Author(s) : Mabogo, D.E.N.
Title : The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda. MSc Thesis, University of Pretoria. (1990) appendix from the Thesis
Symptoms : H(051), H(058), H(077), H(100), H(201)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(058) bathe for child for stengh weight, H(077) nausea, H(100) veneral diseases, roots of Cussonia spicata, bark of Adansonia digitata, RNS
H(201) magical protection, epiphyte of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muvhuyu (Venda)
Reference HM 68
Author(s) : Mchangama, M. et P. Salaün
Title : Recueil d’une pharmacopée à Mayotte: Le savoir sur les plantes médicinales de Maoulida Mchangama Langues, savoirs et pouvoirs dans l'océan Indien occidental http://oceanindien.revues.org/1770
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal syndrome or H(104) colitis (aretitsiku), decoction (kurutsai), leaves of Tylophora sp. with bark of Adansonia digitata, , extracted from the east side of the trunk with the whole herb of Asystasia gangetica and 7 leaves of Citrus aurantifolia, to drink morning and evening, for 7 days
Region : Mayotte
Country : Mayotte
Vernacular name : mbuyu (Shimaore & Kibushi), baobab (French)
Reference HN 15
Author(s) : Natabou Dégbé, F.
Title : Contribution à l'étude de la médecine et de la Pharmacopée traditionnelles au Bénin: Tentatives d'intégration dans le système de santé officiel. Thèse pour l'obtention du diplôme de Docteur en Pharmacie de l'Université Cheikh Anta Diop (Diplôme d'état), 138 p., Juillet 1991
Symptoms : H(008), H(015), H(051), H(102), H(103), H(116), H(124), H(137)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
H(008), dysentery, H(104) enteralgia, decoction of pounded seeds of Adansonia, VO.
(H(051) + H(102) + H(015) bilious haematiric fever), little roots, RNS.
H(103) odontalgia, sap on caries
H(116) non occurrence of themenses, decoction of fruits of Adansonia, VO.
H(124) haemorrhage, barks of Adansonia., RNS.
H(137) antalgia, seeds paste of Adansonia., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : olagba (Adja), kpassa, zouzon, koo (Fon), dido (Mina), otché (Nagot), tobro (Pila-pila), didotchi, dido, toribou (Waama), torga (Yom), touronbou, datona (Somba), kouka (Haoussa), sona, chommou, dontouri, chombou (Bariba), bokki (Peuhl), koo (Dendi), moutornou (ditammari), baobab, arbre aux calebasses (French)
Reference HN 29
Author(s) : Nguta, J.M., J.M. Mbaria, D.W. Gakuya, P.K. Gathumbi, S.G. Kiama
Title : Antimalarial herbal remedies of Msambweni, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 128, 424–432 (2010)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2), leaves of Adansonia digitata, decoction, VO., one cup is taken 3 X / day for 3–4 days or until the patientrecovers.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Msambweni)
Vernacular name : mbamburi (Swahili)
Reference HN 33
Author(s) : Nguta, J.M., J.M. Mbaria, D.W. Gakuya, P.K. Gathumbi, S.G. Kiama
Title : Traditional antimalarial phytotherapy remedies used by the South Coast community, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 131, 256–267 (2010)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 5) paludism, leaves of Adansonia digitata , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mbamburi (Swahili)
Reference HN 37
Author(s) : Nordeng, H., W. Al-Zayadi, D. Diallo, N. Ballo, B.S. Paulsen
Title : Traditional medicine practitioners' knowledge and views on treatment of pregnant women in three regions of Mali Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 9:67 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/67
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091, 2), infants are given extracts of the bark of Adansonia digitata for gaining weight.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : sira (Bambara)
Reference HO 13
Author(s) : Oso, B. A.
Title : Mushrooms in Yoruba Mythology and Medicinal Practices Economic Botany, 32 : 367-371 (1971)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) charm is also prepared by roasting the mushroom Termitomyces robustus with the bark of Ceiba pentandra and that of Adansonia digitata and divining on it.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Southwestern, Yoruba people)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(008), H(013), H(051), H(082), H(103), H(162y), H(179), H(200)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea,H(013) skin diseases, H(051) paludism, H(082) asthma, H(103) caries, H(179) kidney and H(162y) bladder diseases, H(200) antimicrobial, prophylactic, leaves, fruit pulp, bark of Adansonia digitata, 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 : ose (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), pulp fruit, dessication, delayed, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : gui (pour l'arbre), lalo (pour la feuille) (Wolof), sira, sito (Bambara), boy, boiö, boki (Peuhl), baobab (local French)
Reference HP 04
Author(s) : Pernet, R. & G. Meyer
Title : Pharmacopée de Madagascar Publication de l'Institut de Recherche scientifique, Tananarive - Tsimbazaza, 86 p., (1957)
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(038), H(051)
Recipes : H(008), H(051), leaves, RNS.
H(037) hemoptysia, fruit, pulp, RNS.
H(038), fruit, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(004), H(008), H(051), H(082), H(103)
Recipes : H(001), eyes bath, bark of Adansonia digitata, decoction
H(004) wounds, bark, decoction
H(004) wounds, seeds paste on wounds
H(008) diarrhoea powder of leaves en infusion
H(008) diarrhoea, fruit pulp
H(008) diarrhoea, pounded seeds, decoction
H(051) fever, bark, decoction
H(051) fever, infusion of fruit's pulp
H(082) asthma, powder of leaves
H(103) caries, sap, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Nguekokh region)
Vernacular name : guy (Wolof), sira (Bambara), bak (Serere), baobab ( local French)
Reference HP 2k
Author(s) : Pernet, R.
Title : Les plantes médicinales malgaches.Catalogue de nos connaissances chimiques et pharmaceutiques. Mémoires de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar. Série B, Tome 8, 217 - 303, (1957)
Symptoms : H(001), H(007), H(051), H(053), H(068), H(082)
Recipes : H(001), H(007), H(051), H(053), H(068), H(082), leaves, RNS. -
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : sefo, fontana, vontana, za, zahabe, ringy, horingy, rainiala.
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(004), H(008), H(013), H(037), H(045), H(051), H(103)
Recipes : H(004) + H(045), powder from the skin of the fruit, local application
H(008), fruit, facid floor, VO.
H(013) , leaves, cataplasm
H(037) + H(051), leaves, infusion, RNS.
H(103), grilled seeds or latex, powder, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : boki (Malinké), kiri (Soussou), bohe (Foula du Fouta-Djallon)
Reference HR 05
Author(s) : Rasoanaivo, P., A. Petitjean, S. Ratsimamanga-Urverg & A. Rakoto-Ratsimamanga
Title : Medicinal plants used to treat malaria in Madagascar. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 37, pp. 117 - 127, (1992) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1434686
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) leaves, decoction, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HR 16
Author(s) : Ribeiro, A., M. M. Romeiras, J. Tavares & M. T. Faria
Title : Ethnobotanical survey in Canhane village, district of Massingir, Mozambique: medicinal plants and traditional knowledge Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 6:33 (2010)
Symptoms : H(008), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, maceration of roots of Adansonia digitata, VO.
H(201) debility, maceration of barks, bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Canhane village, district of Massingir)
Vernacular name : ximuwa, ximuhu, ximuvo (Changana)
Reference HS 06
Author(s) : Staner, P. & R. Boutique
Title : Matériaux pour l'étude des plantes médicinales indigènes du Congo Belge. Mém. Institut royal colonial belge, Section des Sc. naturelles et médicales,Collection in-8°, fasc. 6 et dernier, 228 p., (1937)
Symptoms : H(051), H(088)
Recipes : H(051), leaves, RNS.
H(088), leaves, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HS 08
Author(s) : Sita, G.
Title : Traitement traditionnel de quelques maladies en pays Bissa (République de Haute-Volta). Bulletin agricole du Rwanda, 11ème année, 1, 24 - 34, (1978)
Symptoms : H(056)
Recipes : H(056) guinea worm, leaves, powder + karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), ointment on wound
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : poo-qô (Bissa)
Reference HS 12a
Author(s) : Samuelsson G., M. H. Faraha, Per Claeson, M. Hagos, M. Thulin, O. Hedberg, A. M. Warfa, A. O. Hassan, A. H. Elmi , A. D. Abdurahman, A. S. Elmi, Y. A. Abdie & M. H. Alin
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Somalia. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Chenopodiaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 35, pp. 25 - 63, (1991)
Symptoms : H(014), H(139), H(162)
Recipes : H(014), skin disease on the head, leaves are powdered, 2 spoon ful of powder is mixed with an equal amount of oil, local application for 3 days - - H(139), impotence, 1 fruit is cooked with 2 glasses of water, the decoction (H2O) is filtered, 1/3 of the decoction (H2O) is drunk, 3 times a day for 3 days
H(162), urine retention , roots is boiled with 2 - 4 glasses of water, 2 cups daily in the morning
Region : East Africa
Country : Somalia
Vernacular name : yaaq
Reference HS 1k
Author(s) : Sawyerr, E.S.
Title : Medicinal plants of West Africa.Vol. 1 Solomon Islands, 88 p. (1983)
Symptoms : H(088), H(138)
Recipes : H(088), pounded leaves+ H2O, infusion, VO
H(138) paludism, rain saison, pounded leaves + H2O, infusion, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
Vernacular name : monkey brade (Krio), bo - wului (Mende), an- derabai (Temne)
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, 4) diabetes, roots, barks of Adansonia digitata, decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : North west Nigeria
Vernacular name : kuka (Hausa), baobab (English)
Reference HT 14
Author(s) : Thomas, L.-V.
Title : De l'ethnobotanique à la médecine: l'exemple Diola. Notes Africaines, 134, 48 - 52, (1972)
Symptoms : H(111)
Recipes : H(111), leaves or fruits, paste
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Casamance)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 20
Author(s) : Terrac, M.-L.
Title : Contribution à l'étude des plantes médicinales de Madagascar, de la Réunion et de l'île Maurice. Thèse pour l'obtention du diplôme de Docteur de l'Université de Paris (Pharmacie), Novembre 1947. Imprimerie Vuibert, 6 rue Martel, Paris, 246 p., (1947)
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(158)
Recipes : H(008) dysentey, H(051) fièvre putrid fever, H(158), ONS., RNS.
H(008) dysentery, roasted seeds, RNS.
(registered from references HT 20 - 6, HT 20 - 7, HT 20 - 8)
Region : Madagascar, Reunion, Mauritius
Country : Madagascar, Mauritius, Reunion
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 23
Author(s) : Tapsoba, H. & J.P. Deschamps
Title : Use of medicinal plants for the treatment of oral diseases in Burkina Faso. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 104, pp.68 - 78 ( 2006)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), toot ache, powder of dried leaves, to put on the gums or in the pit of the tooth
H(103) extraction of a tooth, dried leaves or burned flowers, to put in the pit of the tooth. It is enough to remove the tooth after 1 day. When the extraction is painfull, mouth wash with the barks decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (Kadiogo province)
Vernacular name : tohega (Moore)
Reference HT 32
Author(s) : Traore, M.
Title : Le Recours à la Pharmacopée Traditionnelle Africaine dans le Nouveau Millénaire :<< Cas des Femmes Herboristes de Bamako >> http://www.codesria.org/Archives/ga10/Abstracts%20GA%201-5/AIDS_Traore.htm In "Grey littérature"
Symptoms : H(006) + H(104)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104) gastro-enteritis, H(018) cephalgy,H(037) cough , H(091) child anemia, ONS of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : sita , sira (Malinke)
Reference HT 40
Author(s) : Tra Bi Fézan, H., G. M. Irié, K C.C. N’GAMAN & C.H.B. Mohou
Title : Études de quelques plantes thérapeutiques utilisées dans le traitement de l’hypertension artérielle et du diabète : deux maladies émergentes en Côte d’Ivoire Sciences & Nature Vol. 5 N°1 : 39 - 48 (2008) http://www.ajol.info/index.php/scinat/article/viewFile/42150/9278
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, leaves of Adansonia digitata in the composition of a sauce
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Abidjan town)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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, stem barks, leaves, fruit pulp, seedsof Adansonia digitata , RNS. Region of use for diabetes (NE, SW)
Other medicinal uses: anti-sickling, galactagogue, inflammation, anti-pyretic, analgesic, anti-parasitic, constipation, skin lubricant, asthma, nutritive value, ONS. RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : ose (Yoruba), kuka (Hausa), bokki (Fulani), african baobab tree (Local English)
Reference HU 02
Author(s) : Urso, V., M. A. Signorini, M. Tonini , P. Bruschi
Title : Wild medicinal and food plants used by communities living in Mopane woodlands of southern Angola: Results of an ethnobotanical field investigation Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 177, 126–139, (2016)
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(095) beverage, fresh fruits, H(095) mash, H(095) fresh fruit (food)s, H(095) oil from seeds of Adansonia digitata, RNS
(Nombre total de citations pour Adansonia digitata = 88)
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : mukua, imbondeiro
Reference HW 02
Author(s) : Wellens R.P.
Title : Sur des plantes médicinales ou utiles du Mayumbe Congo belge d'après des notes du Rév. Père Wellens 1891 - 1924 / par E. De Wildeman, membre de l'Académie de médecine de Paris. Bruxelles : G. Van Campenhout, 97 p; 8°, (1938)
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(051), H(118)
Recipes : H(008), pulp of the fruit + H2O, VO.
H(013) , to coat the abscess of leaves crushed in some oil
H(051), H(118), maceration barks and branchs during 1 day, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo) (Mayumbe)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HW 10
Author(s) : Weiss. E. A.
Title : Some indigenous plants used domestically by East african costal fishermen Economic Botany, 33, 1,. pp. 35-51, (1979) http://www.springerlink.com/content/044148858871586m/
Symptoms : V(106)
Recipes : V(106) the dry pulp of Adansonia digitata. burns with an offensive and irritating smoke, and was used as a fty repellant near stock bomas and as a hut fumigant
Region : East Africa (Costal regions)
Country : Kenya, Somalia, Tanzania
Vernacular name : baobab (English), mbuvu (Swahili), jak, (Boni), muru (Bajun)
Reference HW 10
Author(s) : Weiss. E. A.
Title : Some indigenous plants used domestically by East african costal fishermen Economic Botany, 33, 1,. pp. 35-51, (1979) http://www.springerlink.com/content/044148858871586m/
Symptoms : H(093), H(106)
Recipes : H(093) antidote, it is a common belief that an antidote to the arrow poison produced from Strophanthus spp can be obtained from the bark of Adansonia digitata
H(106) repellant, the dry pulp burns with an offensive and irritating smoke, and was used as a fty repellant near stock bomas and as a hut fumigant
Region : East Africa (Costal regions)
Country : Kenya, Somalia, Tanzania
Vernacular name : baobab (English), mbuvu (Swahili), jak (Boni), muru (Bajun)
Reference HW 12
Author(s) : Walsh, M.
Title : The Use of Wild and Cultivated Plants as famine Foods on Pemba Island, Zanzibar Plantes et Sociétés: Études océan Indien 42-43 (2009)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) Adansonia digitata as food plant in Pemba Island during periods of food shortages
Region : Zanzibar
Country : Tanzania, Zanzibar (Pemba Island)
Vernacular name : mbuyu (swahili), baobab (English)
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(013), H(075), H(082), H(087), H(104)
Recipes : H(013) skin disorders, H(075) nutritional disorders, H(082) respiratory problems, H(087) infections, infestations, H(104) digestive disorders, trunk barks, leaves, fruits of Adansonia ditata, decoction, crushing, macerating, calcination, VO., application
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (San countries, northwestern Burkina Faso)
Vernacular name : kôon (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(013), V(030), V(050)
Recipes : Vb(013), Vc(013), Vo(013), dermathosis, roasted dried pods + karit‚ butter (Butyrospermum parkii) , massage RNS.
Vb(030), decoction filtter salt, placenta, RNS.
Vb(050), decoction barks again swelling of the abdomen, stop if diarrhoea, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : Bu ba (Dioula); Boki (Malinké); Frondo (Baoulé); Ngigué (Sénoufo); Zizon (Fon); Toéga (Mossi), Baobab (Fr)
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(004), V(045), V(093)
Recipes : V(004), repulsive insects in kraal, pulp, fumigation
V(045), powders outside fruit + gum, cicatrizing, and astringent
V(093), seedes antidote of the stophantine, poison arrow
Region : South Africa
Country : Malawi
Vernacular name : Bu ba (Dioula); Boki (Malinké); Frondo (Baoulé); Ngigué (Sénoufo); Zizon (Fon); Toéga (Mossi), Baobab (Fr)
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(008)
Recipes : Vb(008), grind dried leaves, add H2O and mix with any type of bran, VO. Suspension, 10 cl, 3 X / day or VO. mixture of ground leaves and bran ad libitum
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Nothern zone, Sabon Gari and Giwa district)
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(008)
Recipes : Vb(008), infusion fruit, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : boki, (Peul), guye (Wolof)
Reference VB 12
Author(s) : Bognounou, O. & M. Diande
Title : Réflexions sur les thérapeutiques traditionnelles en soins de santé animale et état des connaissances ethnobotaniques au Burkina-Faso. Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 181 - 201, (1994)
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008), wood, boiled pulp in the millet cake, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina-Faso
Vernacular name : twega
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(035)
Recipes : Vb(035), leaves + fruits , pounded + salt, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Embu)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(059), V(008)
Recipes : Vb(059), fruit's infusion , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : boki (Peul), guye (Wolof)
Reference VD 02
Author(s) : Dalziel, J.M.
Title : The useful plants of west tropical Africa. The Crown Agents for the Colonies, 4, Millbank, Westminster, London, S.W.1, 612 p., (1937)
Symptoms : V(091)
Recipes : Veq(091), in food , ONS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
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(004), V(006), V(036), V(045), V(068), V(111), V(104)
Recipes : Veq(004), dry barks, powder on wounds due to harness
Veq(006) , purgative in case of stomach pains (conodimis, calias) or constipation (conodia), pounded leaves, powder, VO.
Veq(006) , purgative in case of stomach pains (conodimis, calias) or constipation (conodia), barks, pounded, powder, VO. + Balanites aegyptiaca
Vb(036) , roots, maceration , VO. , on an empty stomach
Veq(045), due to harness(diagui-sogo) dry barks, powder on woundsVeq(068) , pounded leaves, powder, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : namougou
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(075), V(091)
Recipes : Vo(075) appetizer, Vc(075) appetizer, Vo(091) tonic, Vc(091) tonic, stems barks of Adansonia digitata, powder is licked by animals as food complement
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference VK 44
Author(s) : Kayode, J., M. K. Olanipekun and P. O. Tedela
Title : Medicobotanical Studies in Relation to Veterinary Medicine in Ekiti State, Nigeria: Checklist of Botanicals used for the Treatment of Poultry Diseases Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 40-46. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com//leaflets/poultry.htm See also the reference VK 45
Symptoms : V(008), V(143)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, Vv(143) fowl pox, fruit and seeds of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ose
Reference VL 01
Author(s) : Larrat, M.
Title : Médecine et pharmacie indigènes: Trypanosomiases et piroplasmoses, (1939) From reference:e VB 10
Symptoms : V(005), V(025), V(054), V(075)
Recipes : V(005) due to V(054), Mali (Sarokol‚), 2 handfull fruits Adansonia digitata + 1/2 handle of Capsicum annuum + H2O, dough, massage oedema, cure in 8 days
Veq(025), (West Africa), leaves, powder + millet+ potash , 1 cup
V(025), V(054), with or without Mitragyna inermis, decoction leaves, a gourd averages every morning
V(025, 2), V(054, 2), Adansonia digitata. with or without + Mitragyna inermis decoction leaves, a gourd averages every morning with or without leaves infusion of Anogeissus leiocarpus + fumigation in the evening from seeds Gossypium sp. , hot peper of Guiera senegalensis , stem's barks Acacia sp. , juice of of Commiphora africana
Veq(075) in case of Veq(054), leaves, powder +salt + millet, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali(Sarakole), West Africa (Bambara)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VL 14
Author(s) : Lans Cheryl , Tonya Khan
Title : Family poultry and Newcastle disease in Africa: the role of ethnoveterinary medicine. (1999) University of Victoria, Vancouver. Article on http://www.ethnovet.com/files/poster_avian_flu_ethnovet2.htm
Symptoms : V(105)
Recipes : Vv(105), fruit of Adansonia digitata, crushed and mixed with drinking water.
Region : not communicated
Country : not communicated
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(112)
Recipes : Vb(112), the take away of the fœtus is made with a knife. The shepherd has to cut his nails and to wash his hands and arms with a lubrifiant liquid whish include barks of Adansonia digitata (baobab) and leaves of Ceratotheca sesamoides.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Fouta-Djallon region), Mali (Macina region), Cameroun (Adamoua table land).
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference VL 19
Author(s) : Lobi, B.B.
Title : Incidence de la vision et des pratiques traditionnelles sur le developpement de l’aviculture au Togo. Thèse E.I.S.M.V., No. 11, Dakar, Sénégal (1984) (From reference VG 56).
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhoea, the broken pepper of Peltophorum ferrugineum or the bark of Adansonia digitata used as infusion
(registered from reference VG 56).
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VL 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.1128 p., (1925)
Symptoms : V(000)
Recipes : Veq(000), They are given also, with bran and salt as a horse medicine, called " chusar doki."The leaves are used as a sauce in soup and food, called " Miyan (or) Garin Kuka."
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : kuka. " Baobab”
Reference VM 04
Author(s) : Matzigkeit, U.
Title : Natural veterinary medecine. Ectoparasites in the Tropics.Weikersheim, Josef Margraf Verlag, Weikersheim, 183 p., (1990) From reference: VB 10
Symptoms : V(106)
Recipes : Veq(106), stems, leaves, pulp, burn, fumigation , to repel the flies
Region : East, West and Central Africa
Country : East, West and Central Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VM 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 : V(030)
Recipes : Vb(030), bark + leaves, RNS, cows & women
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Simanjiro country)
Vernacular name : ormisira (Maasai)
Reference VM 49
Author(s) : Matekaire,T., T. M. Bwakura
Title : Ethnoveterinary Medicine:. A Potential Alternative to Orthodox Animal Health Delivery in Zimbabwe The International Journal of Applied Research in Veterinary Medicine • Vol. 2, No. 4, 2004
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : V(002) poor milk flow, inner core of dried fruit of Adanonsia digitata is removed, added to water; animal made to swallow mixture
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : baobab
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(008), V(075), V(091)
Recipes : Vr(008), powder leaves + H2O, VO.
Vv(008) cholera?, leaves maceration H2O, VO.
Vr(075), Vr(91), meso and endocarp fruit, powder in food or maceratioon in drink
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : kuka (Hausa)
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 : Vb(095), Vo(095), leaves of Adansonia digitata fairly researched, Vc(095) leaves very researched by animals
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference VO 13
Author(s) : Offiah, N. V. , S. Makama, I. L Elisha, M. S. Makoshi, J. G. Gotep, C. J Dawurung, O. O. Oladipo, A. S. Lohlum and D. Shamaki
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used in the treatment of animal diarrhoea in Plateau State, Nigeria Veterinary Research 2011, 7:36 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1746-6148/7/36
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : V(008, 49) diarrhoea, leaves of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Plateau State)
Vernacular name : kuka (Hausa)
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(008), V(014)
Recipes : Vch(004), apex stems , leaves, powder on wounds
Vc(008), Vo(008), leaves, decoction, VO.
Vb(014), apex stems, leaves, RNS
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 : laalo, boki, boré
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(006)
Recipes : V(006, f) , leaves, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mauritania
Vernacular name : teidoum (Arabe), gokki (Pulaar)
Reference VT 02
Author(s) : Tamboura, H.H., H. Kaboré & S.M. Yaméogo
Title : Ethnomédecine et pharmacopée vétérinaires traditionnelles dans le Passoré. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 11 - 12, 99 - 118, (1997 - 1998) et Ethnomédecine vétérinaire et pharmacopée traditionnelle dans le plateau central du Burkina Faso : cas de la province du Passoré. Biotechnol. Agrom. Soc. Environ. Vol. 2 (3), 181-191 (1998)
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : Vb(030, 2), Vo(030, 2), Vc(030, 2), (sagdo, zanda,zandre (Moor‚) bambo, bedol (Peulh)), VO. 1X decoction barks or leaves, H2O
Region : Sahelian Africa
Country : Burkina-Faso (Passore province)
Vernacular name : toega (Mooré)
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(037)
Recipes : Vb(037), roots, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VZ 00
Author(s) : Z-Anonyme
Title : Médecine indigène : Traitements internes et magico-religieux de la lymphangite épizootique. Bulletin des services Services zootechniques et des épizooties de l'A.O.F. ,4, 1, 56 - 59, (1941) From ref.: VB 10
Symptoms : V(086)
Recipes : Vch(086), scales of Adansonia digitata + buds of Borassus flabellifer, Cocculus leaeba , these ingredients are roasted, black colour, powder, 3 handfull + 3l H2O, VO. or poured in nostrils
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Ouolof)
Vernacular name : not registered