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Official name : Jatropha gossypiifolia L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae

23 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(008), H(015), H(038), H(051), H(104), H(124)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, dysentery, leaves juice of Jatropha gossypiifolia + H2O, to filter, VO. + salt
H(015) , pounded leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia, carbonized, powder VO. + Na2CO2 NaHCO2 2H2O + Achatina ach
H(038) uro-genital infection, decoction of leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia, VO. + Na2CO2 NaHCO2 2H2O
H(038) uro-genital infection, leaves pounded of Jatropha gossypiifolia, VO. carbonized + Na2CO2 NaHCO2 2H2O
H(051) paludism, leaves juice filtered of Jatropha gossypiifolia, VO.
H(051), leaves of Gossypium barbadense of Gossypium hirsutum of Jatropha gossypiifolia, to pound in lemon juice, to decant, to dilute (alcool), VO.
H(104), ripe fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, ONS. of Jatropha gossypiifolia, juice, to dilute, to filter, VO. + alcohol
H(104) colic, leaves juice + H2O, to filter, VO.
H(104) colic during pregnacy durant leaves juice + H2O + alcool, VO. + Na2CO3 Na H Co3 2h2O
H(124) haemorrhage postpartum, leaves juice + H2O, VO. + vaginal enema + black soap
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(013), H(026), H(033), H(051), H(077), H(091), H(104), H(139), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(013) + H(051), stem with leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Jatropha gossypiifolia of Momordica charantia, RNS.
H(026) dysmenorrhoea, maceration of leaves, triturated (H2O), VO. + soot + white of egg
H(033) femal sterility, triturated leaves of Jatropha, VO. Kaolin
H(033) femal sterility,, triturated leaves of Jatropha, pounded, filter, pounded, VO. ,
H(051), stems with leaves of Jatropha curcas, leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia, RNS.
H(077), leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia of Musa sapientum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) anaemia, leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia of Ocimum canum, RNS.
H(091) anaemia, leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia, RNS.
H(104) colic, roots, RNS.
H(139) sexual asthenia, aphrodisiac, maceration de pieces of stem without leaves, VO. + honey
H(151), peeled bulb Allium sativum, leaves Jatropha gossypiifolia, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(171) sugared jaundice, leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia, ripe fruit of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
H(171) sugared jaundice, roots of Jatropha gossypiifolia, , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : not registrated
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(026), H(051), H(122), H(126), H(157)
Recipes : H(026) dysmenorrhoea, leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia of Plumbago zeylanica, to dilute, VO. + sauce without palm oil
H(051) fever, leaves decoction of Jatropha., VO. + steam bath
H(122) azoospermy, leaves decoction of Jatropha gossypiifolia, VO. +lemon juice
H(126), stems with leaves of Dichapetalum guineense of Pavetta corymbosa of Ampelocissus leonensis of Hibiscus surattensis of Jatropha gossypiifolia, whole plant of Gomphrena celosioides, rhizome of Sanseviera liberica, to dry, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(157), decoction (H2O) roots and leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia of Cassia occidentalis, VO. and inhalation
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : kpodé (Ewé)
Reference HA 23b
Author(s) : Ambe, G. - A. & F. Malaisse
Title : 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
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatic pain, leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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, boil leaves with leaves of Jatropha gossypifolia and Combretum sp., drink and use for steam baths.
H(051) paludismdism, leaves of Jatropha gossypifolia of Combretum ghasalensis, the whole plant of Ocimum canum, decoction, VO or steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Wechiau region)
Vernacular name : natogyere
Reference HA 44
Author(s) : Ashidi, J.S. , P.J. Houghton, P.J. Hylands, T. Efferth
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and cytotoxicity testing of plants of South-western Nigeria used to treat cancer, with isolation of cytotoxic constituents from Cajanus cajan Millsp. leaves Journal of Ethnopharmacology 128, 501–512 (2010)
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, root and stem bark of Jatropha gossypifolia, decoction , as topic and VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : botuje-pupa (Yoruba)
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(116)
Recipes : H(116) irregular menstrual flow: The fruit juice of Citrus aurantifolia is mixed with the infusion of the leaves of Jatropha gossypifolia in equal proportions and taken orally until the flow becomes regular.
Region : West Africa
Country : Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name : not registrated
Reference HC 21
Author(s) : Chevalier, A.
Title : Les plantes magiques cultivées par les noirs d'Afrique et leur origine. Plus personal communications Father André Walker to the author. Rev. Bot. Appl., Agric. Trop., 27, p. 93 - 105, (1937)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), Jatropha gossypiifolia plant that repels lightning
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HC 52
Author(s) : Catarino, L. , P. J. Havik , M. M. Romeiras
Title : Medicinal plants of Guinea-Bissau: Therapeutic applications, ethnic diversity and knowledge transfer Journal of Ethnopharmacology 183, 71–94 (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2016.02.032
Symptoms : H(004), H(097z), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(097z) skin inflammations and H(111) burns, sap of Jatropha gossypiifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : pulga (Guinean creole), n’baca (Sosso)
Reference HD 51
Author(s) : Djakpa O. E. I.
Title : Ethnobotanique des plantes à usages buccodentaires dans les communes de Dassa-Zoume et de Save. Pour l’obtention du diplôme de Licence Professionnelle. Université d’Abomey-Calavi. Année académique : 2014-2015 République du Bénin
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Oral diseases, tooth decay, leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia, decoction or trituration 3 x day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (communes of Dassa-Zoume and Save)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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 Jatropha gossypiifolia, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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, root bark decoction of Jatropha gossypiifolia, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Agboville)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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, 12) paludism, leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia, juice extract, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : botuje-pupa (Yoruba), wild cassava (English)
Reference HJ 09
Author(s) : Jansen,O., L. Angenot, M. Tits, J.P. Nicolas, P. De Mol, J.-B. Nikiéma, M. Frédérich
Title : Evaluation of 13 selected medicinal plants from Burkina Faso for their antiplasmodial properties Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 130, pp. 143–150, (2010)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism fever, H(091) anaemia, leaves decoction of Jatropha gossypiifolia, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 49
Author(s) : Kayode, J., R. A. Jose and O.E. Ige
Title : Conservation and Biodiversity Erosion in Ondo State, Nigeria: (4). Assessing Botanicals Used in the Cure of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Owo Region Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 734-38. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/owo.htm
Symptoms : H(199)
Recipes : H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves of Jatropha gossypifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ondo State)
Vernacular name : alabose/ lapalapa (Owomode)
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(078)
Recipes : H(103x) dental hygiene, chewing a stem of Jatropha gossypiifolia. Other effects: H(078) mouth cancer
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : lapalapa pupa
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 Jatropha gossypiifolia
Region : West Africa
Country : Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name : babatidzin
Reference HM 51
Author(s) : Malan Djah, François
Title : Religion traditionnelle et gestion durable des ressources floristiques en Côte d'Ivoire : Le cas des Ehotilé, riverains du Parc National des Îles Ehotilé VertigO - la revue électronique en sciences de l'environnement, Volume 9 Numéro 2 | septembre 2009 http://vertigo.revues.org/8661
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), whole plant of Jatropha gossypiifolia as a lightning rod
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HO 20
Author(s) : Olowokudejo J. D., A. B. Kadiri, V.A. Travih
Title : An Ethnobotanical Survey of Herbal Markets and Medicinal Plants in Lagos State of Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 851-65. 2008. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/lagos.htm
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(026), H(051), H(078)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, leaves of Parquentina nigrescens, Jatropha gossypifolia, Pergularia daemia, Ocimum gratissimum and Momordica charantia are all powdered together and taken with cold pap, or as decoction.
H(014) ringworm, ascariasis,H(026) dysmenorrhoea, H(051) paludism, H(078) antitumor, stem latex of Jatropha gossypifolia, 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 : botuje pupa (Yoruba)
Reference HS 53
Author(s) : Saraka A. I., D. Camara, K. Bene et Zirihi G. N.
Title : Enquête ethnobotanique sur les Euphorbiaceae médicinales utilisées chez les Baoulé du District de Yamoussoukro (Côte d'Ivoire) Journal of Applied Biosciences 126: 12734-12748 (2018) https://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v126i1.11
Symptoms : H(124), H(166)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, H(166) hiccup, tincture of leaves of Jatropha gossypiifolia, drink the tincture and massage the thorax with the residue
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Yamoussoukro District)
Vernacular name : aplohploh wokluè (Baoule)