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Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae

109 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference A1 Nord
Author(s) : Allali H., H. Benmehdi, M.A. Dib, B. Tabti, S. Ghalem & N. Benabadji
Title : Phytotherapy of Diabetes in West Algeria Asian Journal of Chemistry, Vol. 20, No. 4, 2701-2710 (2008) http://www.asianjournalofchemistry.co.in/User/ViewFreeArticle.aspx?ArticleID=20_4_32
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, 1 spoon of leaves of Allium cepa in decoction extract, In case of need
Region : North Africa
Country : West Algeria
Vernacular name : ail (French)
Reference B4 Nord
Author(s) : Boukef, K. & G.M. Ghileb
Title : Contribution à l’étude des plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle magghrébine. Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., Vol. 2, n°1, 47-55, (1988)
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045, f), bulb, RNS..
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Moroco, Tunisia
Vernacular name : basla
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(001), H(004), H(007), H(045), H(104), H(171), H(196)
Recipes : H(007), H(045), H(171), H(196), bulbs are diuretique hypoglycemic, antiscorbutic, antidiabetic, bacteriostatic, antibiotic, intestinal disinfectant in homeopathy
H(001), Dry powder of the onion mixed with honey is locally applied to eyes for protection against cataract; H(004), salt and wine are added to the mixture, it becomes effective against dog bites.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocoo, Tunisia
Vernacular name : bassal, besla (Arabic), zalim, baslim, lebsal, tibsal (Berber), azlim (Azalim), onion, (English), oignon (local French)
Reference B6 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J.
Title : La pharmacopée marocaine traditionnelle: Médecine arabe ancienne et savoirs populaires. Ibis Press, 764 p. (1997)
Symptoms : H(005), H(007), H(013), H(014), H(020), H(045), H(051), H(053), H(108), H(111), H(139), H(162), H(162y), H(175), H(195)
Recipes : (in whole Moroco) H(005), H(108), H(139), H(195) , raw onion or infusion, VO.
H(103) gingivitis, mouth friction with raw onion
H(014) tinea + H(175), chopped onion, cataplasm
H(013) + H(045) + H(175), H(045) + H(111) + H(175), H(020), H(053), grinded onion in warm butter, cataplasm
H(051), onion slices applied on forehead and temples
(in the regions of Marrakech, Rabat, Salé, Fès, Casablanca, Oujda), H(162y), H(005) + H(007), H(007) + H(162) oligurie, seeds powder of onion, radish, parsley, carots
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : l-besla (Arabic), âzalim, âzlim (Berber), oignon (local French), onion (English)
Reference B7 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J., R. Claisse, J. Fleurentin & C. Younos
Title : Repertory of standard herbal drugs in the Moroccan pharmacopoea Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 35, pp. 123 - 143 (1991) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/037887419190064K
Symptoms : H(014), H(082), H(103x)
Recipes : H(014) skin disease, H(082) asthma, H(103x) dental hygiene, bulb of Allium cepa, RNS., (plante cultivée)
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : bsal
Reference E1 Nord
Author(s) : El-Hilaly Jaouad. , Mohamed Hmammouchi & Badiâa Lyoussi
Title : Ethnobotanical studies and economic evaluation of medicinal plants in Taounate province (Northern Morocco). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 86, pp. 149-158 (2003) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103000126
Symptoms : H(014), H(036)
Recipes : H(014) skin abces, bulb heated, poultice
H(036) vertigo, syncope, inhalation raw bulb.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (Tatouane province)
Vernacular name : el-besla
Reference E2 Nord
Author(s) : Eddouks, M., M. Maghrani, A. Lemhadri, M. -L. Ouahidi & H. Jouad
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of medicinal plants used for the treatment of diabetes mellitus, hypertension and cardiac diseases in the south-east region of Morocco (Tafilalet) . Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 82 (2002) pp. 97 - 103 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102001642
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(171), bulb, RNS.
Region : North Africa
Country : Morocco (Tafilalet region )
Vernacular name : basla
Reference E5 Nord
Author(s) : El Azzouzi, F. & Zidane, L.
Title : La flore médicinale traditionnelle de la région de Béni-Mellal (Maroc) Journal of Applied Biosciences 91:8493 – 8502 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v91i1.8
Symptoms : H(053), H(076), H(107)
Recipes : H(053) otitis, Allium cepa is recommended in gout in otitis treatment
H(076) , the onion is used against oral diseases in fumigation
H(107) typhoid, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Allium cepa and Citrus limon in poultice
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (region of Béni-Mellal)
Vernacular name : bassla (Arabic), oignon (French)
Reference H2 Nord
Author(s) : Souâda Hseini & Azzeddine Kahouadji
Title : Étude ethnobotanique de la flore médicinale dans la région de Rabat (Maroc occidental) Lazaroa 28: 79-93. 2007 http://revistas.ucm.es/index.php/LAZA/article/viewFile/LAZA0707110079A/8895 + Analyses floristique et ethnobotanique des plantes vasculaires médicinales utilisées dans la région de Rabat (Maroc occidental) Lazaroa 28: 93-100. 2007
Symptoms : H(051), H(151)
Recipes : H(051, f) fever, cataplasm of ONS. of Eucalyptus globulus, Marrubium vulgare, Citrus limon, Allium cepa, ONS, RNS.
H(151, 26) hypertension, ONS., RNS
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : not registered
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(008), H(014), H(094), H(104), H(157)
Recipes : H(008), whole plant Allium cepa, leaves Ocimum gratissimum, Momordica charantia, to pound, dlayer, VO.
H(008) + H(104), stomach ulcer , leaves, bulb Allium cepa , seeds Garcinia kola, leaves Vernonia amygdalina, powder, delayed, VO.
H(014), whole plant Allium cepa and Ocimum gratissimum , roots Plumbago zeylanica , leaves Momordica charantia, delayed in oil palm, friction
H(014), whole plant Allium cepa d layer in palm oil, friction
H(094), whole plant Allium cepa, ripe fruit Eugenia aromatica, roots Aristolochia ringens , seeds Picralima nitida , ripe fruit Xylopia aethiopica, barks stems, trunc, twigs Uvaria chamae, VO.
H(157) childs, whole plant Allium cepa and Nicotiana tabacum , rhizom Crinum jagus, infusion, VO.
H(157) childs, whole plant Allium cepa, infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
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(005), H(006), H(007), H(008), H(013), H(020), H(022), H(028t), H(033), H(037), H(046), H(051), H(055), H(091), H(094), H(104), H(108), H(116), H(126), H(155), H(157), H(170)
Recipes : H(005), bulb Allium cepa, bark underground part Parinari curatellifolia , ONS.Piper nigrum, Butyrospermum paradoxum, Monodora myristica, RNS.
H(005), bulb Allium cepa, leaves Annona senegalensis, RNS.
H(008), bulb Allium cepa, roots Citrus aurantiifolia, ONS. Xylopia aethiopica , Uvaria chamae, Ocimum gratissimum, RNS.
H(013) , bulb Allium cepa , tubercle Anchomanes difformis, roots Uvaria chamae and Cola nitida, decoction (H2O) , VO. + local application
H(020)spitter snake, bulb Allium cepa, leaves Lactuca taraxacifolia, to soften in fire, juice, drops in eyes
H(022), bulb Allium cepa, roots of Pteleopsis suberosa , powder delayed in H2O, VO.
H(022) prolonged pregnacy, bulb Allium cepa, leaves Citrus aurantiifolia, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(033) strilit , bulb Allium cepa, fruits murs Aframomum melegueta , Cola acuminata, barks trunc, stems, twigs Kigelia africana , decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(033) strilit , bulb Allium cepa, barks trunc, stems, twigs Spondias mombin , ripe fruit Xylopia aethiopica , rhizom Zingiber officinale, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(033) sterility, bulb Allium cepa, rape fruits Xylopia aethiopica , Citrus aurantium , scraped root Strophanthus hibiscus, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(033) sterility, bulb Allium cepa, root Uvaria chamae of Securidaca longipedunculata, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(037) hemoptysy (exept nw. born), barks from the underground part of Parkia biglobosa, bulb of Allium cepa, seeds of Picralima nitida, RNS.
H(037) cough , bulb Allium cepa, leaves Corchorus olitorius, RNS.
H(037) cough , bulb Allium cepa, barks trunc, stems, twigs Ficus mucoso , rape fruit Piper guineense, RNS.
H(038), leucorrhea, bulb Allium cepa, ripe fruits Piper guineense, Garcinia kola, Aframomum melegueta, Xylopia aethiopica, leaves Jatropha curcas, powder delayed H2O + potash, VO.
H(046), bulb Allium cepa, root Cassia occidentalis, RNS.
H(051), bulb Allium cepa, aerian part Calliandra portoricensis, RNS.
H(051 ), bulb Allium cepa , brak underground part Trichilia emetica , ripe fruit Piper guineense, RNS.
H(091), bulb Allium cepa, ripe fruit Piper guineense , barks trunc, stems, twigs Pterocarpus erinaceus, RNS.
H(091), bulb Allium cepa, ONS. Zingiber officinale, Xylopia aethiopica , Curculigo pilosa , Fungi sp. , RNS.
H(091), bulb Allium cepa, ripe fruit Piper guineense, Eugenia aromatica, roots Uvaria chamae, Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(094), bulb Allium cepa, seeds Monodora myristica, barks trunc, stems, twigs Lannea acida, dessication, powder + H2O, VO.
H(104), bulb Allium cepa, ONS. Morinda lucida, Xylopia aethiopica, RNS.
H(104), bulb Allium cepa, barks trunc, stems, twigs Nauclea latifolia, RNS.
H(104), bulb Allium cepa, barks trunc, stems, twigs Ostryoderris stuhlmannii, Piper guineense, Fagara zanthoxyloides, RNS.
H(108)sinusitis, bulb Allium cepa, aerian part + root Opilia celtidifolia , root Commipora africana , bark underground part Securidaca longipedunculata , rape fruit Xylopia aethiopica, seeds Monodora myristica, maceration, drops in eares and eyes
H(116), bulb Allium cepa, ONS. Piper guineense, Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides, RNS.
H(116), bulb Allium cepa, barks trunc, stems, twigs Ostryoderris stuhlmannii, Fagara zanthoxyloides, ripe fruit Piper guineense, dessication, powder + H2O, VO.
H(126, 2) new born, diuretic, bulb Allium cepa, RNS.
H(126) new born, bulb Allium cepa, leaves Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(126) new born, bulb Allium cepa,rape fruit Piper nigrum, root Combretum hypopilinum, RNS.
H(155), bulb Allium cepa, ripe fruit Eugenia aromatica, pulp fruit Picralima nitida , bulb Allium sativum, maceration, VO.
H(155), bulb Allium cepa, ONS. Eugenia aromatica , Syzygium aromaticum, RNS.
H(157), H(006) + H(055), bulb Allium cepa, ONS. Gladiolus psittacinus, RNS.
H(157), bulb Allium cepa, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, RNS.
H(170), bulb Allium cepa, leaves Annona senegalensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : wanakou (Bariba), aloumassa, ayomassa vovo, massa (Fon, Goun), ayoman wéwé (Watchi), ambassa (Yoruba)
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(108)
Recipes : H(118), bulb, RNS.,VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : not registered
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(055), H(099), H(166), H(172)
Recipes : H(055), decoction (H2O) bulb, VO.
H(099), decoction (H2O) roots + Chenopodium ugandae, VO.
H(166) hiccup, bulb chewed
H(172)dracunculosis, pulp Alium cepa + pulp flowers Carica papaya, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 08
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, A. Ahmed, J. Eymê, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, A. Keita, M. Lebras
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Comores. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 216 p., (1982) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) male, asthenia, bulb + seeds Areca catechu, dried, pounded, chewed
H(139) male, aphrodisiac, scraped bulb, chewed
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 09
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J. Eymê, J. - N. Gassita, E. Goudotê, J. Guêho, F. S. L. Ip, D. Jackaria, S. K. K. Kalachand, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, B. Landreau, A. W. Owadally, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques à Maurice (Iles Maurice et Rodrigues). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 214 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(094), H(118)
Recipes : H(094), pounded bulb in locale application
H(118), pounded bulb, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : oignon
Reference HA 24
Author(s) : Ayobangira, S.F.X., K. Tsongo & M.J. Kirarahumu
Title : Contribution à l'étude des plantes médicinales du Nord-Kivu: plantes antihémorroïdaires exploitées dans la ville de Goma. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 14, 75 - 87, (2000)
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094), 1 bulb Allium cepa, pounded + castor oil (Ricinus communis), suppository, 2 x / day during 3 to 4 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Nord-Kivu, Goma)
Vernacular name : matungulu (Swahili), igitunguru (Kinyarwanda), ronye (Hunde), itunguru (Mashi), matungulu (Nyanga)
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(068), H(104), H(113), H(157)
Recipes : H(068, 118) vermifuge, H(113, ) rheumatism, H(104, 175) stomach upset , VO. 2 bulbs
H(157) convulsion, crushed bulb of Allium cepa, application on the face
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : ayim (Ibibio)
Reference HA 55
Author(s) : Avigdor, E., H Wohlmuth, Z. Asfaw, T. Awas
Title : The current status of knowledge of herbal medicine and medicinal plants in Fiche, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:38 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/38
Symptoms : H(068), H(201)
Recipes : H(068) taeniasis, ONS. of Allium cepa as part of a formula comprising Arake (spirit brewed with fermented grains) with Hagenia abyssinica, Ruta chalepensis, Zingiber officinale and Cinnamomum verum, RNS
H(201) evil eye, take the dried skin of a hyena and put the herbs as Artemisia abyssinica, Ruta chalepensis, Allium cepa in a pouch of the leather as a charm around the neck.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (City of Fiche, Oromia region)
Vernacular name : shinkurt (Amharic)
Reference HA 57
Author(s) : Adomou A.C. , H. Yedomonhan, B. Djossa, S. I. Legba, M. Oumorou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues dans le marché d’Abomey-Calavi au Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 6(2): 745-772, April 2012 http://ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs
Symptoms : H(074)
Recipes : H(074) internal infection, decoction bulb of Allium cepa, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : agnoman (Fon)
Reference HB 02
Author(s) : Boiteau, P.
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée.Précis de matière médicale malgache. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris 141 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(007)
Recipes : H(007), bulb, RNS.
H(007), bulb, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : tongolovazaha