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Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.

151 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 00
Author(s) : Adam, J.G., N. Echard & M. Lescot
Title : Plantes médicinales Hausa de l'Ader (République du Niger). Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 19, 259 - 399, (1972)
Symptoms : H(055), H(166)
Recipes : H(055) for H(166) stomach, leaves decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : dogon yaro
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Azadirachta indica, roots, leaves of Citrus aurantifolia of Morinda lucida of Rauvolfia vomitora of Spondias mombin of Trema guineensis, decoction (H2O), 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(007), H(051), H(076), H(077), H(091), H(103), H(126)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, stems with leaves of Azadirachta indica, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(076) stomatitis, H(103) gingivitis, juice leaves of Azadirachta., to dilute, VO.
H(077), leaves of Azadirachta indica of Ocimum canum, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(091) asthenia, barks stem, branch, trunk of Azadirachta indica, RNS.
H(126), H(007), barks stem, branch, trunk of Azadirachta indica, bulb of Allium sativum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : kininoutin (Fon)
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(091)
Recipes : H(091) asthenia, leaves of Azadirachta indica, to pound, infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : dogo'n (Hausa), turi forta (Zarma), neem (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(051), H(068), H(126)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Azaridachta indica of Lactuca taraxacifolia, to pound, to dilute, to decant, VO.
H(051 ) paludism, leaves of Combretum micranthum, of Cymbopogon giganteus of Cassia occidentalis of Azadirachta indica of Cassia sieberiana of Musa sapientum of Carica papaya of Jatropha curcas of Byrsocarpus coccineus of Morinda lucida, decoction , VO.
H(068) ascaris, leaves of Azaridachta indica of Cassia siamea, decoction, VO.
H(126), leaves of Azaridachta., pulp, local application on head
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : kiniti, liliti, sabuléti (Ewé), kiniti (Mina)
Reference HA 0k
Author(s) : Abbiw, D.K.
Title : Misuses and abuses in self-medication with medicinal plants: the case of Erythrophleum in Ghana, 714 -718, (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(051)
Recipes : H(051), decoction (H2O) of leaves, bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 10
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title : Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(033), H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(033), H(051) paludism, H(126), leaves of Azadirachta indica, decoction (H2O) , VO. + steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
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), roots, bark trunk, anthelminthic, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : voandelaka
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(004), H(013), H(014), H(018), H(045), H(055), H(068), H(113)
Recipes : H(014), leaves decoction (H2O) , poultice skin diseases, cold compres for exema
H(018), pounded leaves and flowers, local application
H(018), oil seeds, external use
H(045) + H(004), oil seeds, antiseptic for wound , RNS.
H(045) +H(013) , oil seeds, antiseptic for ulcer , RNS.
H(051), stems barks, RNS.
H(055) , stems roots, RNS., emetyic big dosis , RNS.
H(068), stems roots, stewed, VO.
H(068), juice leaves, toxic could be the cause of abortion
H(068), stems barks, anthelm, RNS.
H(113), oil seeds, external uses
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : eke-oyenbo
Reference HA 23
Author(s) : Ambe, G. - A. & F. Malaisse
Title : Les plantes utilisées dans la médecine et la pharmacopée traditionnelles d'une population Malinke en Côte d'Ivoire. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 14, 121 - 130, (2000) completed by: Diversité des plantes médicinales et ethnotaxonomie en pays malinke de Côte d'Ivoire From the sources of knowledge to the medicines of the future, p 331 -338 HA 23b
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves, decoction (H2O), bath + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : djokouadjo - brou (Dioula)
Reference HA 33a
Author(s) : Asase, A., A.A. Oteng-Yeboah, G.T. Odamtten & M.S.J. Simmonds
Title : Ethnobotanical study of some Ghanaian anti-malarial plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 99, pp. 273 - 279 ( 2005)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, pound leaves, sieve and use for enema
H(051) paludism, boil leaves with leaves of Jatropha gossypifolia and Combretum sp., drink and use for steam baths.
H(051) paludism, boil whole plant of Ocimum canum with leaves of Azadirachta indica, Combretum ghaselensis and Mitrgyana inermis and drink.
H(051) paludism, boil leaves of Lannea acida with leaves of Azadirachta indica and Mangifera indica. Drink and use in steam baths.
H(051) paludism, boils leaves of Jatropha curcas with leaves of Azadirachta indica and Carica papaya. Drink and use for bathing.
H(051), leaf extracts used to treat fevers
Other uses: grown as a shade tree
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Wechiau region)
Vernacular name : akagyatia (Lobi)
Reference HA 33b
Author(s) : Asase, A., G. Oppong-Mensah
Title : Traditional antimalarial phytotherapy remedies in herbal markets in southern Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 126, pp. 492 - 499 ( 2009)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of fresh leaves of Azadirachta indica, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (southern region)
Vernacular name : nim
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism paludism, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : dogon yaro
Reference HA 39
Author(s) : Abo, K. A., A.A. Fred-Jaiyesimi, A.E.A. Jaiyessimi
Title : Ethnobotanical studies of medicinal plants used in the management of diabetes mellitus in South Western Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 67- 71, (2008)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 4) diabetes, decoction or infusion of leaves and fruit of Azadirachta indica, VO. (cure during 1 to 6 months)
Region : West Africa
Country : South Western Nigeria
Vernacular name : dongoyaro, neem (local English)
Reference HA 46
Author(s) : Asase, A., G. A. Akwetey, D. G. Achel
Title : Ethnopharmacological use of herbal remedies for the treatment of malaria in the Dangme West District of Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 129, pp. 367- 376, (2010)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 16), boil fruits and or leaves of Citrus aurantifolia with leaves of Azadirachta indica and drink cupfuls of decoction three times daily until recovered.
H(051, 3) paludism, boil stems of Saccharum officinarum with fruit peels of Ananas comosus and leaves of Azadirachta indica and drink one cupful of decoction thrice daily.
H(051, 29) paludism, boil leaves of Azadirachta indica and drink one cupful of decoction three times daily until recovered
H(051, 4) paludism, boil fruit peels of Ananas comosus with leaves of Azadirchata indica and drink one cupful of decoction thrice daily until recovered. Children should take half of the dosage.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Dangme West District)
Vernacular name : kintsi, Kinsto (Adangbe)
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(018), H(039), H(051), H(104), H(109)
Recipes : H(018) head ache, H(051) paludismdim, H(051) fever, H(104) stomach ache, H(104) insecticide, H(109) back ache, decoction of leaves, bark, seeds of Azadirachta indica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : mwarobaini
Reference HA 51
Author(s) : Adetutu, A. , W. A. Morgan, O., Corcorana
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro evaluation of wound-healing plants used in South-western Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 137, 50– 56 (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002406
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004, 3) wound, the leaves of Azadirachta indica are used as a paste for wound dressing
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : afoforo oyimbo (Yoruba)
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(051)
Recipes : H(051), ONS. of Azadirachta indica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(006), H(039), H(051), H(082), H(091), H(103)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, decoction of pounded leaves of Melia azadirachta, VO., 3 spoons
H(039) flea, fruits, RNS.
H(051) paludism, tea of the plant, VO.
H(082) asthma, roots tea, VO.
H(091) rachitisme, asthenia, washed roots in pieces, maceration, VO., 1 cup 3 X / day + baths with this liquid
H(103) caries, to chew the roots of mbombolo (Melia azadirachta) of nakokutu (Euphorbia candelabrum), to spit
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Cuanza Norte, littoral)
Vernacular name : (olo) mbombolo, (lo) mbobola (Umbundu)
Reference HB 33
Author(s) : Bhat, R.B., E.O. Etejere, V.T. Oladipo
Title : Ethnobotanical studies fron central Nigeria. Economic Botany, 44 (3), pp. 382-390, (1990)
Symptoms : H(002), H(039), H(051), H(103), H(103x)
Recipes : Harvest young and mature twigs of Azadirachta indica at any time of day
H(002, f) catarrh: A potful of the leaves is boiled in water and the concentrated hot solution used as a steam bath, inhaled, or taken orally.
H(039, f), the fresh leaves are mixed with cereals during storage to prevent insect attack.
H(051, f) paludism: A potful of the leaves is boiled or squeezed in water for some time; the decoction is taken orally, hot or cold,or used as a steam bath.
H(103x, f) The stem is used as a chewing stick to clean the teeth and gums.
H(103) the juice is believed to prevent tooth decay and gum infections
Region : West Africa
Country : Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name : igi-oba (Yoruba), dogo / yaro (Hausa)
Reference HB 3k
Author(s) : Bost, R.
Title : Pharmacopée malgache. Mémoire de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar, série B, Tome 10, Fasc. 2, 159 - 234, (1961)
Symptoms : H(039), H(068)
Recipes : H(068), vermif, barks, RNS.
H(039)insects, leaves decoction (H2O), to wash
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : voandelaka
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)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, dysentery, cholera, ONS of Melia azadirachta, 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) twigs of Azadirachta indica used as chewsticks. Oil from the seeds is used to preserve stored crops.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Northern region)
Vernacular name : nyímsílì (Dagomba)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) venereal diseases, roots of Melia azedarach macerated in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : muquinini, mikenine (Chindau)
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(014), H(051), H(068)
Recipes : H(051, 47) paludism, leaf extract of Azadirachta indica , VO.
H(014, 47)) fungal infection, leaf extract, and oil from seed flower extract, local application
H(068, 47)) intestinal worms, oil from seed, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Eastern Ethiopia) (Erer Valley of Babile Wereda)
Vernacular name : kinina (Oromo)
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(051), H(171)
Recipes : H(051, 5) fever, paludism, leaves of Azadirachta indica, 2 to 4 fruits in pieces of Citrus aurantifolia, VO., 3 X / day,; childs, 1 coffee spoon ; adults, 100 ml.
H(171), leaves of Azadirachta., decoction (H2O), VO. 100 ml., 3 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 21
Author(s) : de Wet, H. , M.N. Nkwanyana, S.F. van Vuuren
Title : Medicinal plants used for the treatment of diarrhoea in northern Maputaland, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology, volume 130, pp. 284–289, (2010) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110003041
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008, 20) diarrhoea, cultivated leaves of Melia azadirachta are crushed and mixed with cold water. The infusion (125 ml) is drunk twice a day, until diarrhoea subsides
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (northen Maputaland, KwaZulu-Natal Province)
Vernacular name : umsilinga
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(004), H(051), H(075)
Recipes : H(051) paludisme, decoction 15' of 60 gr Azadirachta indica (lila sacré), 540 gr H2O, VO. 30 à 90 gr every 2h, reduce the dose for convalescent and add powdered cloves or cinnamon as of H(091) tonic 30 to 60 gr, 2 à 3 x / day
Azadirachta indica used for the treatment of : H(004) wound, H(075)inappetence
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : lilas sacré (Creole) , vaypum marum (Tamoul)
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), chewing stcks, oral diseases, peeled or not
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (North) (Hausa)
Vernacular name : darbejiya, dogon yaro (Hausa), neem tree (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(051), H(109)
Recipes : H(051, 19,6 %) antipyretic, leaves of Azadirachta indica as cushion (at sleeping)
H(109, 10 %), steam bath of leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (North Kordofan)
Vernacular name : neem
Reference HE 17
Author(s) : Erinoso S. M. & D. O. Aworinde
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of some medicinal plants used in traditional health care in Abeokuta areas of Ogun State, Nigeria African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 6(18), pp. 1352-1362, 15 May, 2012 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp/PDF/pdf2012/15%20May/Erinoso%20and%20Aworinde.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves and barks of Azadirachta indica, VO. 2-3 times daily
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : dongoyaro
Reference HE 2k
Author(s) : El Ghazali, G. E. B. , M.S. El Tohami & A.A.B. El Egami
Title : Medicinal plants of the Sudan.Part 3 : Medicinal plants of the White Nile Provinces. Medicinal and aromatic plants institute.National council for research, Khartoum, 11 6 p., (Augustus 1994)
Symptoms : H(020), H(166)
Recipes : H(020), fruit, roots, maceration (snakes, scorpions)
H(166) internal, fruit, roots, maceration
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (White Nil provinces)
Vernacular name : neem
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(013), H(014), H(051), H(037), H(126)
Recipes : H(013) head carbuncle, leaves of Azadirachta, decoction (H2O), local application
H(013) head carbuncle, leaves of Azadirachta, decoction (H2O), bath
H(014), herpes, leaves of Azadirachta, decoction (H2O), local application
H(037) bronchitis, stems with leaves of Eucalyptus sp. of Citrus aurantifolia of Azadirachta indica of Ipomoea batatas, decoction (H2O), steam bath, bath
H(051) paludism, H(126), 2 bundles of fresh leaves of Azadirachta indica in H2O, decoction (H2O) 10', infusion, to wash 1 - 2 X/ day + VO. 1 cup of the decoction (H2O)
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : nim, neem
Reference HF 03
Author(s) : Flatie, T., T. Gedif, K. Asres, T. Gebre-Mariam
Title : Ethnomedical survey of Berta ethnic group Assosa Zone, Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia (Medicinal plants reported by household respondents of Berta ethnic group) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2009, 5:14 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-14
Symptoms : H(051), H(018)
Recipes : H(051, 8) paludism, H(018, 3) headache, leaves of Melia azadirachta decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Benishangul-Gumuz regional state, mid-west Ethiopia)
Vernacular name : almin
Reference HF 04
Author(s) : Focho, D. A., M. C Newu, M. G Anjah, F. A Nwana, F. B Ambo
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of trees in Fundong, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 2009, 5:17 (doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-17) + Additional file 1
Symptoms : H(013), H(051)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases, decoction of leaves of Azadirachta indica or infusion is taken orally or as a bath.
H(051) paludism, decoction of barks of Azadirachta indica
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : neem (Fundong)
Reference HG 05
Author(s) : Gbile, Z.O., F.A. Adeyemi & T.K. Odewo
Title : Nigerian flora and its pharmaceutical potential Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23b, 1033 - 1038, (1990)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171), leaves crushed, mixed in pellets, chewed and swallowed
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (state of Kaduna, Zaria and surrounding) (Ogun state, Ijebu - Ode, Ago - Iwoye and surrounding)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 07
Author(s) : Getahun, A.
Title : Some common medicinal and poisonous plants used in ethiopian folk medicine. Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 63p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000) in Harar (Eastern Ethiopia) it is known Melia azadirachta as a tree of many remedies though these were not specified to the author at the time. The remedies depend on the plant part used.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : nib (Tiigrinya), (Arabic)
Reference HG 09
Author(s) : Gessler, M.C., D.E. Msuya, M.H.H. Nkunya, L.B. Mwasumbi, A. Schär, M. Heinrich & M. Tanner
Title : Traditional healers in Tanzania: the treatment of malaria with plant remedies Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 48, pp. 131 - 144, (1995)
Symptoms : H(051), H(051), H(068), H(099), H(113)
Recipes : H(051) paludism + H(113) pain to the joints, leaves, roots, stems barks Psidium guajava, Azadirachta indica , decoction (H2O), VO., to diminish the fever (diminish the dosis for pregnant women and childs)
H(051) paludism + H(068), H(099), leaves, roots, stems barks, infusion, VO., to diminish the fever (tachicardia in case of surdosis)
H(051) paludism + H(068), root, decoction (H2O), VO., to diminish the fever
H(051) paludism + H(068), leaves, roots, Azadirachta indica , Erythrina sa cleuxii (muhemi), infusion or decoction (H2O), VO., to diminish the fever(diminish the dosis for pregnant women and childs)
H(051) paludism + H(068), leaves, roots, Azadirachta indica , Dombeya shupangae (mutowo), Diospyros zombensis (nyakatidu) infusion or decoction (H2O), VO., to diminish the fever ((diminish the dosis for pregnant women and childs)
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mwarobaini
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., fresh leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Diola people, South Senegal)
Vernacular name : nivaquine (Diola)
Reference HG 14
Author(s) : Goossens, V.
Title : Catalogue des plantes du jardin botanique d'Eala (Congo Belge) Ministère des colonies, direction de l'agriculture, V. Goossens Bruxelles: Imprimerie industrielle et financière, 179 p., (1924)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), barks, leaves
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo) (Mongo region)
Vernacular name : lilas de Perse, cèdre bâtard
Reference HG 17
Author(s) : Geissler, W., S. A. Harris, R. J. Prince, A. Olsen, R. A. Odhiambo, H. Oketch-Rabah, P. A. Madiega, A. Andersen, P. Molgaard
Title : Medicinal plants used by Luo mothers and children in Bondo district, Kenya. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102001915 Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 83, pp. 39 - 54 (2002)
Symptoms : H(008), H(046), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), H(104), leaves, roots, barks of Melia azadirachta, decoction or infusion, VO.
H(046), H(104), leaves and roots, decoction, VO. + washing
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya Bondo district)
Vernacular name : dwele, arubaine (Luo)
Reference HG 18
Author(s) : Giday Mirutse , Tilahum Teklehaymanot, Abebe Animut,Yalemtsehay Mekonnen
Title : Medicinal plants of the Shinasha, Agew-awi and Amhara peoples in northwest Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 110, pp. 516 - 525 (2007)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism leaves of Azadirachta indica, leaves and barks of Croton macrostachyus, leaves and roots of Carica papaya, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northwest)
Vernacular name : neem (Amhara)
Reference HG 20
Author(s) : Gurib-Fakim, Ameenah, Joseph Guého
Title : Plantes médicinales de l'île Rodrigues Stanley, Rose-Hill. Editions de l'océan indien - Université de Maurice (Réduit) , 580 p. (1994) (ISBN 99903-0-171-9)
Symptoms : H(013), H(039), H(046), H(051), H(068), H(163), H(171)
Recipes : H(013) pruritus, H(046) measles (accelaretion in the formation of red spot), decoction of leaves of Azadirachta indica, bath
H(013) skin diseases,H(013) scurf,H(013) abscess,H(013) carbuncle, decoction of leaves of Jatropha curcas of Azadirachta indica of Vangueria madagascariensis pieces of liana of Ipomoeaa-pes-caprrae + pinch of salt, bath
H(039) insecticide, decoction of seeds as insecticide for foods
H(051) fever, decoction of seeds of Melia., VO.
H(068) vermifuge, decoction of barks of Azadirachta , VO.
H(163) gout, infusion of leaves of Azadirachta indica, VO.
H(163) gout, juice of crushed leaves of Azadirachta indica, VO.
H(171) diabetes, young leaves of Melia azadirachta in form of pellets, VO., 3 X / Day
H(171) diabetes, decoction of seeds and of leaves of Azadirachta indica, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island
Vernacular name : lilas, lilas de Perse
Reference HG 27
Author(s) : N' guessan, F.H. Tra Bi, M.W. Koné
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique des plantes antipaludiques utilisées en médecine traditionnelle chez les Abbey et Krobou d'Agboville (Côte d'Ivoire). Ethnopharmacologia, n°44, december 2009
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves decoction of Azadirachta indica, steam bath
H(051) paludism, crushed stem bark + H2O, VO and purgative
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 29
Author(s) : Gathirwa, J.W. , G.M. Rukunga, P.G. Mwitari, N.M. Mwikwabe, C.W. Kimani, C.N. Muthaura, D.M. Kiboi, R.M. Nyangacha, S.A. Omar
Title : Traditional herbal antimalarial therapy in Kilifi district, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 134, pp 434–442, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110009190
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Azadirachta indica, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Kilifi district)
Vernacular name : mwarubaine, mkilifi
Reference HG 2k
Author(s) : Guenoukpati, K.
Title : Ces plantes de chez nous.Multiples recettes d'économie domestique, 76 p., (1983) Gachathi, F.N. , phytothérapeute chercheur en pharmacopée traditionnelle.Université du Bénin, B.P. n° 3093, Lome - Togo. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001), joung leaves, 1 / 2hand+ some drops, H2O, paste in a rag, press the juice, drops in eyes, 2X / day, early cataract, wounds in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : kinititi, sabuleti (Ouatchi), liliti (Mina, evé), kiniten (Kabyyé)
Reference HG 57
Author(s) : N' guessan K., É. Kouassi Konan & K. Kouadio Kouassi
Title : Ethnobotanical Study of Plants Used to Treat Diabetes, in Traditional Medicine, by Abbey and Krobou People of Agboville (Côte-d’Ivoire) American Journal of Scientific Research ISSN 1450-223X Issue 4, pp 45-58 (2009)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, decoction of stem bark of Azadirachta indica, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Agboville)
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(000)
Recipes : H(000) general pain, leaves of Azadirachta indica, directly consumed or infusion VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : northern Angola
Vernacular name : neem (Kikongo)
Reference HH 04
Author(s) : Hodouto, K. - K.
Title : Etude chimique des plantes à flavonoides du Togo. Bull. Méd. Trad. et Pharm.,Vol. 4, n° 1, 31 - 48, (1990)
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(102) + H(126), stems barks + leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 5k
Author(s) : Heine, B. & I. Heine
Title : Plant concepts and plant use .An ethnobotanical survey of the semi-arid and arid lands of East Africa.Part 3: Rendille plants (Kenya).122 p., Band 8, (1988) Kolner Beiträge zur Entwicklungsländerforschung / Cologne Development StudiesVerlag breitenbach Publishers, Saarbrücken, Fort Lauderdale
Symptoms : H(006), H(055)
Recipes : H(006), H(055), barren women, tuber, boil in water, add some milk, drink (salty); laxative and emetic.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 7k
Author(s) : Hoffmann, O.
Title : Les plantes en pays Lobi (Burkina et Côte d'Ivoire)Lexique des noms Lobi-Latin et Latin-Lobi.Institut d'élevage et de médecine vétérinalre des pays tropicaux. Département du Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement. Etudes et synthèses de L'IEMVT., 155 p., (1987)
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006), twigs decoction (H2O), bitter in purgative, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso and Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
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)
Recipes : H(004), decoction of leaves of Azadirachta indica , to wash + local application of powder
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : gonji
Reference HI 09
Author(s) : Idu, M., Umweni, A. A., Odaro, T. and Ojelede L.
Title : Ethnobotanical Plants Used for Oral Healthcare Among the Esan Tribe of Edo State, Nigeria. Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 548-63, 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/iduoralh.htm
Symptoms : H(051), H(103x), H(104), H(118)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(103x) teeth cleaning, H(104) stomach-ache, H(118) sore throat, twig, stem bark of Azardirachta indica, chewed
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Edo State)
Vernacular name : dongoyaro (Esan)
Reference HI 10
Author(s) : Idu, M., B. C. Ndukwu
Title : Studies of Plants Used in Ethnomedicine in Ethiope Concil Area of Delta State, Nigeria Research Journal of Botany 1 (1) : 30 -43 (2006) http://scialert.net/qredirect.php?doi=rjb.2006.30.43&linkid=pdf
Symptoms : H(051), H(094)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, dried leaves of Carica papaya (pawpaw), Psidium guajava (guava), Azadirachta indica (neem) leaves, Citrus limon (lemon grass) leaf with Alstonia boonei (ukpukuhu) are boiled together and allowed to cool. A cupful is taken three times daily for four days. The patient may a1so bath with the water
H(051) paludism, the stem bark and leaves of Magnifera indica along with the bark of Alstonia boonei, fallen leaves of Carica papaya, Azardiracha indica and Morinda lucida boiled and drank thrice daily for three to four days against paludism.
H(094) pile. The seed of Azadirachta indica is bumt, powdered and mixed with sugar. A full tablespoon is taken twice daily. A glass of water is then latter drank to dilute the mixture. This is very effective
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Area of Delta State)
Vernacular name : neem tree (local english), dongoyaro (local dialect)
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, 79) paludism, leaves of Azadirachta indica, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : dongoyaro (Hausa), neem (English)
Reference HJ 02
Author(s) : Johns, T., J.O. Kokwaro & E.K. Kimanani
Title : Herbal remedies of the Luo of Siaya District, Kenya: establishing quantitative criteria for consensus. Economic Botany, 44, 3, 369 - 381, (1990)
Symptoms : H(006), H(104)
Recipes : H(006, 3) constip., leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104, 3) stomach, leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Luo, district of Siaya)
Vernacular name : dwele ( Luo )
Reference HJ 08
Author(s) : Jiofack, T., l. Ayissi, C. Fokunang, N. Guedje and V. Kemeuze
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of the upper Nyong valley forest in Cameroon African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(4). pp. 144-150, April, 2009 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp
Symptoms : H(051), H(107), H(171)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(107) typhoid and H(171) diabetes, seed, leaves, bark of Azadirachta indica , RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(005), H(007), H(008), H(038), H(051), H(104), H(113), H(171)
Recipes : H(005), H(051) paludism, H(113) rheumatism, leaves of Azadirachta., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(007) + H(038), leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk Azadirachta indica + ONS. Acacia nilotica...var. adansonii, VO.
H(051) paludism, H(008) + H(104) gastric ulcer , leaves of Azadirachta., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(171), barks stem, branch, trunk Azadirachta., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 02
Author(s) : Keita, S.M., J.T. Arnason, B.R. Baum, R.Marles, F. Camara, & A.K. Traore
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique traditionnelle de quelques plantes médicinales anthelmintiques de la République de Guinée. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 9, n° 2, 119 - 134, (1995)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Republic of)
Vernacular name : dyokadyo (Manika)
Reference HK 25
Author(s) : Keita, S. M. & al.
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique traditionnelle de quelques plantes médicinales anthelminthiques de la Haute-Guinée (République de Guinée) Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 13, 49 - 65, (1999)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Republic of)
Vernacular name : kasya misin (Manika)
Reference HK 33
Author(s) : Kaendi, J.M.
Title : Kaendi, J.M. (1994) Coping with malaria and visceral leishmaniasis (kala-azar) in Baringo District, Kenya: Implications for disease control Ph.D. thesis, University of California, Los Angeles. Friom : Indigenous knowledge in the management of malaria and visceral leishmaniasis among the Tugen of Kenya . Indigenous Knowledge and Development Monitor, april 1997 (http://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/ikdm/ )
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism the leaves and roots leaves and roots are used. Other parts of the plant are used in the treatment of other illnesses.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : muarubaine (Tugen)
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, the whole plant of Azadirachta indica boiled, VO. 2 X/ day during 1 week
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
Vernacular name : mwarobame (Embu, Mbeere)
Reference HK 48
Author(s) : Kayode, J., O.E Ige, T. A. Adetogo and A. P. Igbakin
Title : Conservation and Biodiversity Erosion in Ondo State, Nigeria: Survey of Plant Barks Used in Native Pharmaceutical Extraction in Akoko Region Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 665-67. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/ondo3.htm
Symptoms : H(013), H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(013) skin disease, H(051) paludism, H(126) jaundice, catarrhal, barks of the plant Azadirhta indica are soaked in water in a bottle, VO. the filtered aqueous extracts, once or twice daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ondo State)
Vernacular name : dongoyaro (Yoruba)
Reference HK 50
Author(s) : Karunamoorthi, K., K. Ilango, A. Endale
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of knowledge and usage custom of traditional insect / mosquito repellent plants among the Ethiopian Oromo ethnic group Journal of Ethnopharmacology 125, 224–229, (2009)
Symptoms : H(106)
Recipes : H(106, 97) mosquito repellent again culicidae, muscidae and siphonaptera with leaves of Melia azedarach nearby houses and leaf suspension
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Kofe kebele region)
Vernacular name : neem tree
Reference HK 62
Author(s) : Kayode, J. & M. A. Omotoyinbo
Title : Ethnobotanical Utilisation and Conservation of Chewing Sticks. Plants Species in Ekiti State, Nigeria Research Journal of Botany 4(1) : 1-9, 2009 http://docsdrive.com/pdfs/academicjournals/rjb/2009/1-9.pdf
Symptoms : H(103x), H(051)
Recipes : H(103x) dental hygiene, chewing a stem of Azadirachta indica. Other effects: H(051) fever
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : dongoyaro
Reference HK 65
Author(s) : Keter,L. K. , P. C. Mutiso
Title : Ethnobotanical studies of medicinal plants used by traditional health practitioners in the management of diabetes in Lower Eastern Province, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 139, 74– 80 (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007525
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 6) diabetes, decoction of stem bark / leaves of Azardiracta indica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Lower Eastern Province)
Vernacular name : mwarubaine (Kamba)
Reference HK 70
Author(s) : Komlaga, G., C.Agyare, R. Akosua Dickson, M. L. Kwao Mensah, K. Annan, P.M. Loiseau, P.Champy
Title : Medicinal plants and finished marketed herbal products used in the treatment of malaria in the Ashanti region, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology 172, 333–346, (2015)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Azadirachta indica, décoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, bulb of Allium sativum with Phyllanthus fraternus, Ananas comosus peel and Vernonia amygdalina leaves.
H(051) paludism, leaves with Tectona grandis and Azadirachta indica, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, stem bark of Anthocleista nobilis with Azadirachta indica leaves , decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Aloe vera, Azadirachta indica, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Carica papaya, Tectona grandis, Theobroma cacao, Azadirachta indica and Citrus aurantiifolia fruit., decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Tetrapleura tetraptera with fruits of Azadirachta indica , decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name : neem
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, decoction of leaves of Azadirachta indica
Region : West Africa
Country : Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name : kiniti
Reference HL 15
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, H. Yineger
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Mana Angetu District, southeastern Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , Volume 4 : 10 (2008) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/4/1/10 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) ascaris (maga), dried leaves of Melia azadirachta, crush and drink
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : lucimila (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HM 26
Author(s) : Munguti, K (Dr.)
Title : Indigenous knowledge in the management of malaria and visceral leishmaniasis among the Tugen of Kenya. Article on Internet (1996) http://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/ikdm/5-1/articles/mungutiart.htm
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism leaves and roots are used. Other parts of the plant are used in the treatment of other illnesses.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Tugen tribe)
Vernacular name : muarubaine
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism neem. of Azadirachta indica, RNS;
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Adamawa state, Koma people)
Vernacular name : dogonyaro (Koma)
Reference HM 29
Author(s) : Mahonge, C. P. I., J. V. Nsenga, E. J. Mtengeti and A. Z. Mattee
Title : Utilization of medicinal plants by Waluguru people in east Uluguru mountains Tanzania. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, (2008) Volume 3 (4) pp. 121 - 134 (2006) http://journals.sfu.ca/africanem/index.php/ajtcam/article/view/129/136
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), leaves and roots of Azadirachta indica boiled, VO.
H(103), H(104) stomachache, leaves and roots boiled, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (eastern Uluguru mountains)
Vernacular name : muarobaini (Luguru)
Reference HM 2k
Author(s) : Mbuya, L.P. , H.P. Msanga, C.K. Ruffo, A. Birnie & B. Tengnäs
Title : The useful trees and shrubs for Tanzania.Identification, propagation and management for agricultural and pastoral communities.Regional soil Conservation Unit .Swedish International Development Authority. Technical handbook n° 6, 540 p., (1994)The Manager national tree seed project.Morogoro, Tanzania, P.O. Box 4012
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000, f) highly valued almost throughout Tanzania for its medicin uses
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
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, 3) antiseptic, again infection, leaves of Melia azadirachta decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : kassia kunkhuri
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 : V(095)
Recipes : Vc(095), goat fodder, too bitter for sheep and cow
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : sa furani (Bambara), neem (Minyanka) (Senoufo) (Bwa) (Bobo-fing)
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(013), H(014), H(020), H(051), H(068), H(104), H(126), H(173)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases, H(173) leprosy, fermented juice of barks of Azadirachta indica, local application .
H(014) skin disease, H(020) analgic for stings of scorpio, H(051) fevers, decoction barks of Azadirachta indica, RNS.
H(051) fevers, H(051) paludism, H(104) gastric ulcer, decoction of leaves of Azadirachta, RNS
H(068) ascaris, decoction of leaves of Azadirachta indica of Cassia siamea, VO.
H(126) icterus, roots of Carica papaya of Cassia siamea of Azadirachta indica + lemon tree, decoction, VO., bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : sa furani (Bambara), neem (Minyanka) (Senoufo) (Bwa) (Bobo-fing)
Reference HM 44
Author(s) : Muhammad, S. and M.A. Shinkafi
Title : In-Vitro activity of the extract of some Nigerian plants used as chewing sticks on human odohntopathogens International journal of pure and applied sciences, 1(2) pp. 25-31 (2007) www.ijpas.com
Symptoms : H(103x)
Recipes : H(103x) teeth hygienne for healty teeth gum and fresh breath, stem or roots of Azadirachta indica as chewing sticks
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : neem (general), dogonyaro (Hausa)
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(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludism, H(104) stomach problems, leaves, stems barks, fruits of Azadirachta indica, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : kenya (Loitoktok district)
Vernacular name : muarubaini
Reference HM 49
Author(s) : Mavundza, E.J. , R. Maharaj, J.F. Finnie, G. Kabera, J. Van Staden
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of mosquito repellent plants in uMkhanyakude district, KwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 137, 1516– 1520, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111006131
Symptoms : H(106)
Recipes : H(106, 2) repelling, insecticide, fresh leaves of Melia azedarach are burned to produce smoke
Region : South Africa (uMkhanyakude district, KwaZulu-Natal province)
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : umsilinga (isiZulu)
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), H(126)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(051) fever, leaves infusion of Azadirachta indica, VO.
H(126) jaundice, leaves decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (South-eastern) (Blue Nile State)
Vernacular name : neem
Reference HM 53
Author(s) : Maliwichi-Nyirenda, C. P. & L. L. Maliwichi
Title : Medicinal plants used for contraception and pregnancy-related cases in Malawi: A case study of Mulanje Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 4(20), pp. 2121 - 2127, 18 October, 2010 http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR/PDF/pdf2010/18Oct/Nyirenda%20and%20Maliwichi.pdf
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anaemia (kusowa magazi), infusion of leaves of Azedaracht indica
Region : South Africa
Country : Malawi (Mulanje District)
Vernacular name : neem
Reference HM 72
Author(s) : Mahomoodally, M. F.
Title : A quantitative ethnobotanical study of common herbal remedies used against 13 human ailments catergories in Mauritus African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines,11(6):1-32 (2014)
Symptoms : H(013), H(171)
Recipes : H(013) acne, prepare a paste of the leaves of Azadirachta indica and apply on affected area.. Apply 3 to 4 times weekly
H(171) diabetes, decoction of the leaves. Administer 1 glass for 5 days.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : neem (local language)
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, stem bark, leaves of Azadirachta indica in hot water extract, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( Kenyan Coast)
Vernacular name : mwarubaini (Giriama), (Digo)
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(005), H(051), H(113), H(171)
Recipes : H(005) oedema, H(051) paludism, H(113) rheumatism, decoction of leaves of Azadirachta indica, VO.
H(171) diabetes, decoction of barks of Azadirachta., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : kinninintin (Fon), cogognaro (Yoruba), kinniniti (Mina), kininoutchi (Adja), koribou (Bariba), saanan, tagmùaséguér (Yom), kininouti (Sanoue), margose, lilas des Indes, nim (French)
Reference HN 19
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title : Diversity and utilization of ethnophytotherapeutic remedies among the Kikuyus (Central Kenya), Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2006) doc 10.1186/1746-4269-2-8
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 6) paludism ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (district of Kiambu, Muranga, Nyeri)
Vernacular name : mwarubaine
Reference HN 20
Author(s) : Njoroge G.N., J. W. Kibunga
Title : Herbal medicine acceptance, sources and utilisation for diarrhoea management in a cosmopolitan urban area (Thika, Kenya). African Journal of Ecology, 45 (suppl. 1), pp. 65-70 (2007)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves, roots, bulb of Azadirachta indica, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (urban area of Thika)
Vernacular name : mwarûmbaine (Kikuyu)
Reference HN 21
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title : Ethnoterapeutic management of skin diseases among the Kikuyus of Central Kenya. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 111, pp. 303-307 ( 2007)
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013, 4) skin rash, leaves of Melia azadirachta boiled, bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (central province)
Vernacular name : mwarubaine (Kikuyu)
Reference HN 23
Author(s) : Njoroge, G. N. & R. W. Bussmann
Title : Traditional management of ear, nose and throat (ENT) diseases in Central Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine Volume 2, pp. 1-9 ( 2006).
Symptoms : H(155)
Recipes : H(155) tonsil (ngaû), H(108) common cold (homa, kihuti), boiling leaves of Melia azadirachta, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Central Kenya)
Vernacular name : mûarubaine, mwarumbaine (Kikuyu)
Reference HN 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, 4:14 (2008)
Symptoms : H(008) + H(104), H(051)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) gastrointestinal diseases complications, H(051) paludism, H(051) fevers, leaves, stem bark cutting, pounding, hot or cold decoction of Azadirachta indica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Samburu district)
Vernacular name : mwarubaini (Samburu)
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, 19), roots barks, stem barks, leaves of Azadirachta indica, decoction, concoction, bath and VO., a quarter of a glass is taken 3 times per day for 2–3 days.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Msambweni)
Vernacular name : mlkilifi (Digo
Reference HN 32
Author(s) : Nagata, J. M., A. R. Jew, J. M. Kimeud, C. R. Salmena, E. A. Bukusi, C. R. Cohen
Title : Medical pluralism on Mfangano Island: Use of medicinal plants among persons living with HIV/AIDS in Suba District, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 135, 501–509, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002029
Symptoms : H(046)
Recipes : H(046) measles, leaves of Melia azedarach, decoction VO., bathing
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Suba District)
Vernacular name : dwele (Luo), owu dwele (Suba)
Reference HN 32
Author(s) : Nagata, J. M., A. R. Jew, J. M. Kimeud, C. R. Salmena, E. A. Bukusi, C. R. Cohen
Title : Medical pluralism on Mfangano Island: Use of medicinal plants among persons living with HIV/AIDS in Suba District, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 135, 501–509, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002029
Symptoms : H(013), H(051), H(199)
Recipes : H(013) skin rashes, H(051) paludism, H(199) HIV/AIDS, H(199) chira (different illnesses opportunistic infection from HIV/AIDS, leaves, barks of Azadirachta indica , decoction VO., steambath , washing, rubbed on teeth or gums
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Suba District)
Vernacular name : mwarubaine (Luo), arubaine (Suba)
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, 57) paludism, rootsbarks, stembark, leaves of Azadirachta indica , concoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya ( South Coast community)
Vernacular name : mkilifi (Digo)
Reference HN 42
Author(s) : Nicolas J.-P.
Title : Plantes médicinales du Nord de Madagascar. Ethnobotanique antakarana et informations scientifiques 296 p. (2012) Editions Jardins du monde 15, rue saint Michel - 29 190 Brasparts www.jardinsdumonde.org
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, H(014) mycoses, H(014) dermatosis, H(014) scabies, H(039) lice. H(051) fevers, H(104) stomach aches, leaves of Azadirachta indica in decoction
H(039) Azadirachta indica is known for its insecticidal properties.
Region : Madagascar
Country : North Madagascar
Vernacular name : traimpilga, voandelaka (Antakarana), margousier, nim, neem (French), neem (English)
Reference HO 04
Author(s) : Obute, G. C.
Title : Ethnomedicinal plant resources of South Eastern Nigeria Leaflets Journal on WWW: http://www.siu.edu/~ebl/leaflets/
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(013), H(046), H(051), H(053), H(068), H(103)
Recipes : Cultivated plant, H(046), drinking or bathing with leaf decoction or infusion is a remedy for chicken pox and small pox
H(004),H(013) , H(051), H(068), paludism boiling leaves with lemon grass treats paludism, used as a vermifuge, remedy for ulcers and wounds
H(001), H(053), juice squeezed from leaves with a little water is used as an eye drop but if mixed with pure honey is good for ear ailments
H(103), twig chewed as a relief for toothache
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Southeastern)
Vernacular name : dogoyaro (Igbo), neem (English)
Reference HO 10
Author(s) : Odugbemi, T. O., O. R. Akinsulire, I. E. Aibinu & P. O. Fabeku
Title : Medicinal plants useful for malaria therapy in Okeigbo Ondo state, Southwest Nigeria African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 4 (2): 191 - 198 (2007) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2816451/
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, barks and leaves, decoction
H(051) paludism, leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Ocimum gratissimum of Azadirachta indica of Cymbopogon citratus, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria, Ondo state
Vernacular name : dogonyaro (Okeigbo)
Reference HO 14
Author(s) : Ogie-Odia, E.A . & E.F Oluowo
Title : Assessment of Some Therapeutic Plants of the Abbi People in Ndokwa West L.G.A of Delta State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 989-1002. 2009.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), plant parts (leaves, stem and bark) of Azadirachta indica are boiled and the decoction taken frequently is used to treat paludism and high fever.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ndokwa Delta State)
Vernacular name : dogogaro
Reference HO 17
Author(s) : Okello, S.V., Nyunja R.O., Netondo G.W. & Onyango J.C.
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by Sabaot of Mt. Elgon Kenya African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 7, No. 1, pp 1-10 (2010)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) concoctions (any disease), decoction of roots, barks, leaves of Melia azadirachta, RNS. (Probably VO.)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mont Elgon region)
Vernacular name : mwarubaine (Sabaot)
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(006), H(014), H(051), H(055), H(100), H(118), H(126)
Recipes : H(006) laxative,H(014) eczema,H(014) ringworm, H(051) paludism, H(055) emetic, H(100) syphilis, H(118) sore throat, H(126) jaundice, leaves, stem-bark, fruits of Azadirachta indica, 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 : dongoyaro (Hausa)
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(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(104) stomach ulcer, leaves of Azadirachta indica, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : nim, neem, dimi buki (Wolof), nim, neem (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(018), H(068), H(113), H(162), H(175), H(201)
Recipes : H(175) + H(162) , crushed leaves, cataplasm
H(201), nervous diseases, hysteria, ONS., RNS.
H(068), barks trunk and roots, RNS.
H(113) , ONS.L, RNS.
H(018), seeds very toxic, crushed, in cataplasm
H(068), fruits, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : voandelaka
Reference HR 10
Author(s) : Rivière, C., J.-P. Nicolas, M.-L. Caradec, O. Désiré & A. Schmitt
Title : Les plantes médicinales de la région nord de Madagascar : Une approche ethnopharmacologique Ethnopharmacologia, n°36, novembre, pp. 36 - 50. (2005) http://www.ethnopharmacologia.org/default.asp?page=revue Bulletin de la société française d'ethnopharmacologie et de la société européenne d'ethnopharmacologie
Symptoms : H(014), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) + H(104), barks and wood decoction, VO.
H(014) itch, skin disease, barks and wood decoction, bath
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (North region)
Vernacular name : traimpilga, voandelaka
Reference HR 53
Author(s) : Randriamiharisoa, M. N. , A. R. Kuhlman, V. Jeannoda, H. Rabarison, N. Rakotoarivelo, T. Randrianarivony, F.Raktoarivony, A. Randrianasolo and R. W. Bussmann
Title : Medicinal plants sold in the markets of Antananarivo, Madagascar Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2015) 11:60 DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0046-y
Symptoms : H(006), H(013), H(015x), H(060), H(091), H(104), H(111), H(113), H(126), H(171), H(179)
Recipes : H(006) constipation,H(013) boils, H(015x) albumin, H(060) high cholesterol, H(091) asthenia, H(104) pelvic pain, H(111) burns, H(113) rheumatism, H(126) hepatitis, H(171) diabetes, H(179) kidney stones,leaves of Azadirachta indica, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (markets of Antananarivo)
Vernacular name : nimo
Reference HS 11
Author(s) : Sugiyama, Y. & J. Koman
Title : The flora of Bossou: its utilization by chimpanzees and humans. African study monographs, 13, 3, 127 - 169, (1992)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) icterus, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea ( Bossou region)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HS 18
Author(s) : Ssegawa, P., J. M. Kasenene
Title : Medicinal plant diversity and uses in Sango bay area, Southern Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 113, pp. 521 - 540, (2007)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 6) paludism, leaves decoction of Azadirachta indica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : neem
Reference HS 27
Author(s) : Sangare, D.
Title : Etude de la prise en charge du paludisme par les thérapeutes traditionnels dans les aires de santé de Kendie (Bandiagara) et de Finkolo AC (Sikasso) Thesis presented and defended in public, December 20, 2003, at the Faculty of Medicine of Pharmacy and Odontostomatology at the University of Bamako (Republic of Mali), 115p. http://www.keneya.net/fmpos/theses/2004/pharma/pdf/04P27.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) simple paludism, decoction of leaves of Azachdirata indica, bath + VO. , for 7 days repeat the decoction all days (healer in the village of Finkolo).
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali Republic (region of Kendie and Finkolo)
Vernacular name : sumaya yiri (Bambara)
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, 104) paludism, fruits, leaves and barks of Azadirachta indica, RNS.
(Some receipt with Azadirachta indica again paludism) Maroua population boils 250 g of dried leaves of Azadirachta indica in a liter of water with 10 pinches of sugar for 15 to 20 m. The solution is cooled and then filtered. For children, the dosage administered is two tablespoons thrice daily for five days, but rather a half glass three times daily for adult.
Sometimes patients also boil leafy shoots in 10 to 15 L of water, to be used when the solution becomes warm, the patient takes ot bath twice a day with the warm solution. After each bath, the patient drinks a few sips of decoction set aside.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (town of Maroua, Far North Region)
Vernacular name : gagné (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(014), H(020), H(051)
Recipes : H(014), H(173), the fermented juice of barks or root of Azadirachta indica would be effective against leprosy and chronic skin diseases
H(020) decoction of the bark relieves bites scorpions or snakes
H(051) decoction of leaves of Azadirachta indica is used to treat malaria and fever.
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, 8) diabetes, leaves, roots, barks of Azadarachta indica, infusion or decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : North west Nigeria
Vernacular name : dogon yaro (Fulani, Hausa), neem (English)
Reference HT 05
Author(s) : Thoen, D. & A. Thiam
Title : Utilisations des plantes ligneuses et sub-ligneuses par les populations de la région sahélienne du lac de Guiers (Sénégal). Bull. Méd. Trad. et Pharm.,Vol. 4, n° 2, 169 - 178, (1990)
Symptoms : H(106)
Recipes : H(106) moquitos, smoke from leaves
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : nim, neem (Wolof)
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(068), H(088), H(100), H(113), H(118)
Recipes : H(008), H(051), H(088), H(100), H(113), H(118), H(166), internal bark, RNS.
H(039) louses, oil, pulp fruit
H(068) vermifuge, bitter roots, seeds, internal bark, RNS.
H(104) stomachic, leaves, RNS.
H(162), cataplasm leaves
(registered from references HT 20 - 1, HT 20 - 3, HT 20 - 4, HT 20 - 5, HT 20 - 6, HT 20 - 8, HT 20 - 14)
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(103x)
Recipes : H(103x), oral hygiene, used as chewing-sticks for mouth and teeth cleaning
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (Kadiogo province)
Vernacular name : neem (Moore)
Reference HT 28
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103001612
Symptoms : H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(037) cough, decoction of leaves of Azadirachta indica, VO.
H(051), ONS of Azadirachta indica, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name : neem
Reference HT 29
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S.
Title : Herbal medicines used in the treatment of malaria in Budiope county, Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 116, pp. 33-42 (2008)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 4) paludism, leaves of Azadirachta indica, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Budiope country
Vernacular name : neem (Lusoga)
Reference HT 29
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S.
Title : Herbal medicines used in the treatment of malaria in Budiope county, Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 116, pp. 33-42 (2008)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Melia azedarach, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Budiope country
Vernacular name : lira (Lusoga)
Reference HT 35
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S., C. B. Kukunda, P. J. Waako
Title : Medicinal plants used by traditional medicine practitioners in the treatment of tuberculosis and related ailments in Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume127, pp. 130–136 (2010) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19799983
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 4), seeds, leaves, stem barks, stems of Azadirachta indica, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (districts of Kamuli, Nakapiripirit and Kisoro)
Vernacular name : neem
Reference HT 3k
Author(s) : They, A.K.A.
Title : L' herbe et non le fétiche.Médecine et “remèdes miracles” des plantes de chez nous.82 p. , undatet, adress: A.K.A. They, BP.4801- Lome, Togo. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms : H(046)
Recipes : H(046), pounded leaves in 1 glass lemon juice, VO, morning and evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : neem, nym (Ewé)
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(051), H(151)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, ONS., RNS.
H(151) hypertension, decoction of leaves of Azadirachta indica
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Abidjan town)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(018), H(043), H(051), H(178)
Recipes : H(018, 1) headache, H(043, 1) meningitis, H(051, 2) paludism, H(178, 1) heart problems, 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 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(008), H(018), H(046), H(051)
Recipes : H(008, 1) diarrhea, H(018, 2) headache,H(037, 2) cough, H(043, 10) meningitis, H(046, 1) measles, H(051, 18) paludism, 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 43
Author(s) : Teklay, A., B. Abera, M. Giday
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used in Kilte Awulaelo District, Tigray Region of Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 9:65 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/65
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound (external), crush leaves of Melia azadirachta and apply it
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia, Kilte Awulaelo District, Tigray Region
Vernacular name : limo, nim (Tigrigna)
Reference HT 43
Author(s) : Teklay, A., B. Abera, M. Giday
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used in Kilte Awulaelo District, Tigray Region of Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 9:65 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/65
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : V(004) wound (external), crush leaves of Melia azadirachta and apply it
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia, Kilte Awulaelo District, Tigray Region
Vernacular name : limo, nim (Tigrigna)
Reference HT 44
Author(s) : Traoré, A., A. I. Derme, S. Sanon, A. Gansane,Y. Ouattara, I. Nebié, S. B. Sirima
Title : Connaissances ethnobotaniques et pratiques phytothérapeutiques des tradipraticiens de santé de la Comoé pour le traitement du paludisme : processus d’une recherche scientifique de nouveaux antipaludiques au Burkina Faso Ethnopharmacologia, n°43, pp 35- 46 (juillet 2009) http://www.ethnopharmacologia.org/default.asp?page=revue
Symptoms : H(001), H(006) + H(104), H(018), H(051), H(113), H(200)
Recipes : H(001) eye diseases, H(006) + H(104) gastroenteritis, H(006) + H(104) salmonellosis, H(018) migraine, H(018) headache, H(018) cephalalgia, H(051) paludism, H(051) fever, H(051) antipyretic, H(113) anti-inflammatory, H(200) antibacterial, leaves of Azardirachta indica, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (region of Comoé )
Vernacular name : margousier (nim, neem), neem (french)
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, seed, bark, root, fruit, gum of Azadirachta indica, infusion, decoction, RNS. Region of use for diabetes (South south of Nigeria), SW)
Other medicinal uses: anti-parasitic, anti-pyretic, anti-microbial, anti-ulcer, jaundice, ringworm, liver problems, hemorrhoids, inflammation, wound-healing, ONS. RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : dogonyaro (Yoruba), ogwu akom (Ibo), neem, indian lilac (Local English)
Reference HV 05
Author(s) : Van Der Steur, L.
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées par les Peul du Sénégal Oriental. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 8, n° 2, 189 - 200, (1994)
Symptoms : H(051), H(051)
Recipes : H(051) childs, H(051) paludism, crushed leaves H2O, bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Oriental Senegal
Vernacular name : emdepanda (Peul), dim u tubab, neem, nim, dimi buki (Wolof)
Reference HW 06
Author(s) : Woodcock Kerry A.
Title : Indigenous knowledge and forest use: Two case studies from the East Usambaras, Tanzania. Techninal paper 22, 1995. East Usambara Catchment Forest Project: E-mail :usambara@twiga.com
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, ONS., RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East Usambaras district)
Vernacular name : mwarobaini (Swahili)
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(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, barks of Melia azadirachta are crushed, homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Arsi zone)
Vernacular name : kininii
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(104)
Recipes : H(087) infections, infestations, H(104) digestive disorders, leaves of Azadirachta indica decoction en VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (San countries, northwestern Burkina Faso)
Vernacular name : nimu (Sanan)
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(039), V(099)
Recipes : Vch(039), insecticid, leaves, paste, RNS.
Vch(099), sedative, leaves, paste, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (East)
Vernacular name : neem
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(006), V(104)
Recipes : Vb(006) + Vb(104), Vch(006) + Vch(104), V‚q(006) + V‚q(104), Vc(006) + Vc(104), Vo(006) + Vo(104), fresh barks, 2 handfull, pounded, juice, in food
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Kamba, Swahili, de la Côte)
Vernacular name : ebei (Turkana)
Reference VC 09b
Author(s) : Curasson, M.G.
Title : Arbre, arbustes, buissons et fourrages spontanés divers en régions tropicales et subtropicales.Revue d' élevage et de médecine vétérinaire des pays tropicaux, Tome 6 (nouvelle série) n° 1, 37 - 56, 91-112, 1953
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : V(039), leaves infusion, extract locust insecticid
Region : not signalized
Country : not signalized
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VE 04
Author(s) : Ejobi, F., R.D. Mosha, S. Ndege & D. Kamoga
Title : Etno-Veterinary Medicinal Plants of the Lake Victoria Basin: A Bioprospection Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances 6 (2): 257-261 (2007)
Symptoms : V(025), V(117)
Recipes : V(117) anaplasmasis, V(025) babesiosis, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Lake Victoria Basin:)
Vernacular name : mwarobaini (Swahili / Sukuma)
Reference VF 05
Author(s) : Fison, T.
Title : Some ethnoveterinary information from South Sudan Undated document http://www.vetwork.org.uk/evkfison.pdf
Symptoms : V(027)
Recipes : Vb(027) neonatal problem, perhaps joint-ill (tiith), boil the leaves of "neem", Azadirachta indica, and drench infusion until improvement.(Nuer)
Region : East Africa
Country : South-Soudan (Nuer zone)
Vernacular name : neem
Reference VG 21a
Author(s) : Githiori, John B.
Title : Evaluation of Anthelmintic Properties of Ethnoveterinary Plant Preparations Used as Livestock Dewormers by Pastoralists and Small Holder Farmers in Kenya. Doctoral thesis Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala 72 p. (2004) Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae (Veterinaria 173)
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vo(068) anthelmintic, the leaves of Azadirachta indica were offered to the lambs every morning after all feed had been withdrawn for three weeks.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Kilifi) (Kajiado)
Vernacular name : neem, neem-tree,
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(046x)
Recipes : Vb(037) pleuropneumonia (contagious bovine/caprine) (loukoi), H2O extract of roots of Melia azadirachta, RNS. (receipt from the Bokora and Pian tribes)
Vb(046x) measles (puuru), H2O extract of roots of Melia azadirachta, RNS. (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Vb(059) rindpest (loleo), H2O extract of barks of Melia azadirachta, RNS. (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name : elira (Ngakarimojong)
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(001), V(004), V(014), V(038), V(039), V(051)
Recipes : Vb(001) eyes problems (ngakonyen), H2O extract from bark, leaves, roots of Azadirachta indica, RNS., (receipt from the Bokora and Pian tribes)
Vb(004) wounds (ajome), grind seeds to extract oil, local application, (receipt from the Bokora and Pian tribes)
Vb(014) mange (emitina), ringworm (akesit), grind seeds to extract oil, local application, (receipt from the Bokora tribe)
Vb(038) genital diseases (angac), H2O extract from bark, leaves, roots of Azadirachta indica, RNS., (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Vb(039) mosquito control (akiretakin ngithiru), grind seeds to extract oil, local application, (receipt from the N tribe)
Vc(039) fleas (goat kids) (ngikadesides), grind seeds to extract oil, local application, (receipt from the Bokora and Pian tribes)
Vv(039) mites (chicken) (apingac), H2O extract of seeds of Azadirachta indica, poultice with seed cake, (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Vb(051) fever (iyalaara) , H2O extract from bark, leaves, roots of Azadirachta indica, RNS.., (receipt from the Tepeth tribe)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name : emitulaka (Ngakarimojong)
Reference VG 26
Author(s) : Gakuubi, M. M.& W. Wanzala
Title : A survey of plants and plant products traditionally used in livestock health management in Buuri district, Meru County, Kenya Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 8:39, (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/39
Symptoms : V(068), V(091)
Recipes : Vb(068), Vv(068), Vc(068), Vo(068) Vpc(068) helminthiasis (njoka), decoction of leaves of Azadirachta indica
Vb(091), Vv(091), Vc(091), Vo(091) Vpc(091) general weakness/dullness (kuaga inya), decoction of roots
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Buuri district, Meru County)
Vernacular name : mwarubaine
Reference VG 27
Author(s) : Gebrezgabiher, G. , S. Kalayou & S.Sahle
Title : An ethno-veterinary survey of medicinal plants in woredas of Tigray region, Northern Ethiopia International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation Vol. 5(2), pp. 89-97, (february, 2013) Available online http://www.academicjournals.org/IJBC DOI: 10.5897/IJBC12.131
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) lice, leaves of Azadirachta indica are crushed and used as local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Ethiopia, Tigray Region
Vernacular name : nim
Reference VG 56
Author(s) : Guèye, E.F.
Title : Ethnoveterinary medicine against poultry diseases in African villages World’s Poultry Science Journal, Vol. 55, June 1999
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vv(068), various endoparasites by turkey and fowl, Capsicum sp. extracts and leaves or barks of Azadirachta indica added to drinking water
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
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(068), V(039), V(138)
Recipes : Vv(138) + Vv(068) prevention of worm infestation, Vv(138) + Vv(039) prevention of lice infestation, leaves, fruits of Azadirachta indica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : dongoyaro
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), barks and leaves of Azadirachta indica, crushed and mixed with drinking water.
Region : not communicated
Country : not communicated
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(014), V(106)
Recipes : V(014), seeds, oil
Veq(106), leaves, the leaves juice repels the flies
Region : East, West and Central Africa
Country : East, West and central Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VM 45
Author(s) : Maikai, V. A., U. Abubakar, A.A. Salman,, and T. N. Inuwa
Title : Preliminary Survey of Medicinal Plants Used in Treatment of Animal Trypanosomosis in Kaduna State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 14: 319-26. (2010) http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/kadunapa.htm
Symptoms : V(054)
Recipes : Vb(054, 28) trypanosomiasis, barks of Azadirachta indica, were prepared by soaking or boiling in water and drenched, or pounded and mixed with the feed of the sick animal
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Kaduma state)
Vernacular name : dogonyaro (Hausa)
Reference VO 12
Author(s) : Okitoi, L . O., H. O. Ondwasy, D. N. Siamba and D. Nkurumah
Title : Traditional herbal preparations for indigenous poultry health management in Western Kenya Livestock Research for Rural Development. Volume 19 (5). 2007 http://www.lrrd.org/lrrd19/5/okit19072.htm
Symptoms : V(039), V(200)
Recipes : Vv(200) viral diseases and Vv(039) external parasites, (whitish diarrhoea,pox lesions, scaly legs), leaves, bark, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya
Vernacular name : neem, mwarobaini
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, 2) diarrhoea, leaves of Azadirachta indica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Plateau State)
Vernacular name : darbegiya (Hausa)
Reference VS 20
Author(s) : Sori, T., M. Bekana, G. Adugna, E. Kelbessa
Title : Medicinal Plants in the Ethnoveterinary Practices of Borana Pastoralists, Southern Ethiopia Intern J. Appl. Res. Vet .Med., Vol. 2, No. 3 (2004)
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : V(039) ectoparasites and V(068) endoparasites, roots infusion of Azardrachta indica ,VO.
V(039) ectoparasites, paste of leaves as topic
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southern)
Vernacular name : neem (Borana language)
Reference VT 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 : V(039)
Recipes : Veq(039), leaves, RNS.
Region : Madagascar, Reunion, Mauritius
Country : Madagascar, Mauritius, Reunion
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VT 24
Author(s) : Tabuti John R. S., Shivcharn S. Dhillion & Kaare A. Lye
Title : Ethnoveterinary medicines for cattle (Bos indicus) in Bulamogi county, Uganda: plant species and mode of use. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 279-286 (2003) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103002654
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Vb(014) skin desease, leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Bulamogi county)
Vernacular name : neem
Reference VW 06
Author(s) : Wasswa, P. & O. Deogracious
Title : The in-vitro ascaricidal activity of selected indigrnous medicinal plants used in ethno veterinary practices in Uganda. African Journal of Traditional, African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines 3 (2) pp. 94 - 103 (2006)
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : V(068) ascaris (Ascaris suum) , ONS, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : niimu (Luganda)
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, 20) against livestock ticks, stem, bark, ruit, leaf, root in suspension for dusting, rubbing, bolus paste
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumwarubaine
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, 20) against livestock ticks, stem, bark, fruit, leaf, root, of Melia azedarach used to make suspension on the animal’s body surface and dusting for rubbing
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : kumwarubaine