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Official name : Ipomoea repens Lam.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Synonyms : Ipomoea asarifolia (Desr.) Roem. & Schult.

13 reference(s) related to this plant

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(172)
Recipes : H(172) dracunculosis, roots of Ipomoea asarifolia, seeds of Piper guineense of Vigna simensis, powder, to cook in H2O, VO. + Clavia fish
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(012), H(020), H(051), H(157)
Recipes : H(012), aerian part of Cissus quadrangularis, stems with leaves of Ipomoea asarifolia of Borreria scabra, decoction (H2O), bath
H(012)), stems with leaves of Ipomoea asarifolia of Borreria scabra , decoction (H2O), bath
H(020), bark of the undergroud part of Pavetta crasipes, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, seeds of Monodora myristica, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica of Piper nigrum, leaves of Ipomoea asarifolia, RNS.
H(051, 2), H(157), leaves of Ipomoea., RNS.
H(051), stems with leaves of Ipomoea asarifolia of Lonchocarpus laxiflorus of Monotes kerstingii of Indigofera hirsuta of Pseudarthria hookeri of Crossopteryx febrifuga, RNS.
H(157), stems with leaves of Ipomoea., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : atoyoé, gfbessifla (Fon, Goun), wabala (Peuhl), amanamana (Yoruba)
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(043), H(091), H(201)
Recipes : H(043) tetanus, leaves of Ipomoea asarifolia, pulp, unction
H(104), roots of Ipomoea asarifolia, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(201) to have a well shaped baby, leaves of Ipomoea., to grind (H2O), to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : ragtooga (Nawdem), aflama (Adja), yovofla (Ewé), wababo (Peulh)
Reference HA 11
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J.J. Floret , S. Guinko, M. Koumaré, A. M. R. Ahyi, J. Raynal
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Mali. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 291 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) fontanel growth, whole plant of Ipomoea asarifolia, to carbonize, powder, to dilute in karite butter( Butyrospermum paradoxum), local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : bakorokofaraka (Bambara)
Reference HB 27
Author(s) : Ben Saï, S.
Title : Médecine indigène et plantes médicinales au Soudan. Notes Africaines, 21, 6 - 8, (1944)
Symptoms : H(091), H(113)
Recipes : H(091), H(113), leaves, decoction (H2O), lotion
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan
Vernacular name : baforoko-faraka (Bambara), malifito (Malinke, Kasombe)
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(068)
Recipes : H(068) amoeba, leaves of Ipomoea asarifolia, pulp, to dilute, to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
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(166)
Recipes : H(166) , leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 10
Author(s) : Hussain, H.S.N. & Y.Y. Karatela
Title : Traditional medicinal plants used by Hausa tribe of Kano State of Nigeria. Int. J; Crude Drug Res., 27, 4, 211-216, (1989)
Symptoms : H(013), H(104)
Recipes : H(013) boils, whole plant, decoction (H2O)
H(104) stomach, whole plant, decoction (H2O)
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Kano)
Vernacular name : duman rafi (Hausa)
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(001), H(003), H(004), H(015x), H(022), H(104), H(112), H(124), H(018)
Recipes : H(001), H(018), H(113), leaves of Ipomoea asarifolia, RNS.
H(003), H(004) wound, whole plant of Ipomoea., local application of a little package of leaves soaked in hot water
H(112), roots of Ipomoea asarifolia of Borreria verticillata, powder, to dilute, H2O), VO. + ground from the nest of the macon fly
H(015x),H(022), H(124) haemorrhage post-partum, H(158), stems with leaves of Ipomoea., decoction (H2O), to filter, VO. + local application of residuum
H(104) colic, roots of Ipomoea, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 22
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & A. Bouquet
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques de la Côte-d'Ivoire - Haute-Volta.Mission d'étude de la pharmacopée indigène en A.O.F. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 300 p., (1950)
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022), stems, leaves, pulp + lemon juice + H2O tepid, juice to filter, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : alédan bliassou (Baoulé)
Reference HK 51
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Les plantes médicinales, toxiques et magiques des Niominka et des Socé des Iles du Saloum (Sénégal) Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 279 - 334 (1964)
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(113), H(115)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, H(018) cephalalgy, H(113) joint pain, H(115) neuralgia, leaves of Ipomoea repens, external use, RNS. (receipt Niominka)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Saloun island)
Vernacular name : efourtout, fourtout, opourtout (Niominka) ; barakora (Socé)
Reference HS 00
Author(s) : Saadou, M.
Title : Les plantes médicinales du Niger: premier supplément à l'enquête ethnobotanique de 1979. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 7, n°1, 11 - 24, (1993)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), ONS. of Ipomoea repens , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : duman kada (Hausa), talhana (Zarma)
Reference VD 02
Author(s) : Dalziel, J.M.
Title : The useful plants of west tropical Africa. The Crown Agents for the Colonies, 4, Millbank, Westminster, London, S.W.1, 612 p., (1937)
Symptoms : V(093), V(123)
Recipes : Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Ipomoea repens, infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli) + sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered