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Official name : Melia azedarach L.
Family : Meliaceae

19 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HB 62
Author(s) : Botha, C.J., M.-L. Penrith
Title : Poisonous plants of veterinary and human importance in southern Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 119, pp. 549–558 (2008) doi:10.1016/j.jep.2008.07.022
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) Melia azedarach, plant poisonings that primarily affect the central nervous system of humans with syndroms of tremors, dyspnoea, vomition, diarrhoea
Region : Southern Africa
Country : southern Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 62
Author(s) : Botha, C.J., M.-L. Penrith
Title : Poisonous plants of veterinary and human importance in southern Africa Journal of Ethnopharmacology 119, pp. 549–558 (2008) doi:10.1016/j.jep.2008.07.022
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) Melia azedarach, plant poisonings that primarily affect the central nervous system of animals with syndroms of tremors, dyspnoea, vomition, diarrhoea
Region : Southern Africa
Country : southern AfricaZA
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HC 31
Author(s) : Chekole, G., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the environs of Tara-gedam and Amba remnant forests of Libo Kemkem District, northwest Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 11:4 (2015) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/11/1/4
Symptoms : H(014), H(039)
Recipes : H(014) dandruff, fresh leaves of Melia azedarach, écraser and cream
H(039) insecticide, dried fresh leaves, écraser and powder, then spray with water
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : nim (Amharic)
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(051), H(068), H(091)
Recipes : Melia azedarach used for the treatment of :H(051) fever, H(068) vermifuge (barks), H(091) tonic,
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : lilas de l'inde (Creole) , malay vembou (Tamoul)
Reference HH 18
Author(s) : Hassan-Abdallah, A., A. Merito, S. Hassan, D. Aboubaker, M. Djama, Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Medicinal plants andt heir uses by the people in the Region of Randa, Djibouti Journal of Ethnopharmacology 148 701–713, (2013)
Symptoms : H(045), H(171)
Recipes : H(045) wound infection, leaves paste of Melia azedarach , local application
H(171) diabetes, soaking crushed whole plant in H2O and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : dat caxa (Geez ?)
Reference HK 75
Author(s) : Kefalew, A., Z. Asfaw & E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotany of medicinal plants in Ada’a District, East Shewa Zone of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:25 , (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0014-6
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068, 3) taeniasis (Kosso), leaf of Melia azedarach grounded with water and the solution given to the patient orally
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia ( Oromia Regional State)
Vernacular name : melia / (Oromifa/Amarigna)
Reference HK 75
Author(s) : Kefalew, A., Z. Asfaw & E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotany of medicinal plants in Ada’a District, East Shewa Zone of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:25 , (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0014-6
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vv(008, 3) chicken diarrhae, leaf of Melia azedarach grounded mixed with INJERA and given to the chicken
Vb(008, 3) cattle diarrhae, leaf infused in a litter of water; and the infusion is given for the cattle
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia ( Oromia Regional State)
Vernacular name : melia / (Oromifa/Amarigna)
Reference HK 78
Author(s) : Kidane, L. , G, Gebremedhin & T, Beyene
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Ganta Afeshum District, Eastern Zone of Tigray, Northern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,14:64 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0266-z
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fresh leaf of Melia azedarach is crushed, mixed with water and drink
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia, Eastern Zone of Tigray
Vernacular name : niem (Tigrigna)
Reference HK 78
Author(s) : Kidane, L. , G, Gebremedhin & T, Beyene
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Ganta Afeshum District, Eastern Zone of Tigray, Northern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,14:64 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0266-z
Symptoms : V(050)
Recipes : Vb(050à bloating, fresh leaf of Melia azedarach is crushed, adds to water and allowed to drink.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia, Eastern Zone of Tigray
Vernacular name : niem (Tigrigna)
Reference HL 13
Author(s) : Lavergne, R. & R. Véra
Title : Etude ethnobotanique des plantes utilisées dans la pharmacopée traditionnelle à la Réunion. Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 236 p., (1989)
Symptoms : H(013), H(068), H(076)
Recipes : H(013) gratelle , bath of decoction of leaves of Melia azedarach, Mangifera indica, Eucalyptus robusta, Cinnamomum cassia, Cymbopogon citratus, Eleusine indica and of Sida sp
H(068) deworming, decoction of leaves or of barks of Melia azedarach, VO.
H(076) mouth ulcers, decoction of leaves or of barks, rinse your mouth
Region : Reunion
Country : Reunion
Vernacular name : lilas, lilas hindou, margosier
Reference HM 58
Author(s) : Mabogo, D.E.N.
Title : The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda. Magister Scientiae in the Faculty of Science (Department of Botany) Thesis, University of Pretoria. (1990)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit of Melia azedarach, VO
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muserenga (Venda)
Reference HM 67
Author(s) : Mukungu, N. , K. Abuga, F. Okalebo, R. Ingwela, J. Mwangi
Title : Medicinal plants used for management of malaria among the Luhya community of Kakamega East sub-County, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 194, 98–107 (2016)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 10) paludism, leaves, stem bark of Mellia azedarach, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : muarubaini
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(014), H(046), H(113), H(171)
Recipes : H(014) skin eruption, decoction of the leaves of Melia azedarach. Bathe with the decoction till itching stops
H(046) measles, decoction of the leaves. Bathe till cured.
H(113) inflammation, decoction of the leaves. VO. 1 glass monthly
H(171) diabetes, crush the leaves of Melia azedarach and prepare small pellets. VO. 1 pellet with water.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : lilas des Perse (local language), chinaberry tress (English)
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(051), H(091)
Recipes : H(051) fevers , H(091) fatigue. decoction of leaves of Melia azedarach, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : North Madagascar
Vernacular name : voandelaka (Antakarana), lilas de l’Inde, lilas de Perse (French), china berry, persian lilac (English)
Reference HR 18
Author(s) : Razafindraibe, M., A. R.Kuhlman, H. Rabarison, V. Rakotoarimanana, C.Rajeriarison, N. Rakotoarivelo, T.Randrianarivony, F. Rakotoarivony, R. Ludovic, A. Randrianasolo, R. W. Bussmann
Title : Medicinal plants used by women from Agnalazaha littoral forest (Southeastern Madagascar) Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/73
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) fatigue, leaves of Melia azedarach, RNS. (Medicinal plants used by women mainly near and around Agnalazaha littoral forest)
Region : Madagascar
Country : Southeastern Madagascar (Agnalazaha Forest)
Vernacular name : voandelaka
Reference HR 55
Author(s) : Rakotoarivelo, N. H., F. Rakotoarivony, A. V. Ramarosandratana, V. H. Jeannoda, A. R. Kuhlman, A. Randrianasolo, R. W. Bussmann
Title : Medicinal plants used to treat the most frequent diseases encountered in Ambalabe rural community, Eastern Madagascar Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:68 (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0050-2
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludism, decoction of leaves of Melia azedarach, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : voandelaka (Betsimisaraka)
Reference HR 56
Author(s) : Rakotonandrasana, S., R. Rakotondrafara, R. Rakotondrajaona, V. Rasamison, M. Ratsimbason
Title : Plantes médicinales des formations végétales de la baie de Rigny-Antsiranana à Madagascar Bois et Forèts des tropiques, N° 331 (1) (2017)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach aches leaves, de Melia azedarach, decoction, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Bay of Rigny-Antsiranana)
Vernacular name : voandelaka
Reference HS 52
Author(s) : Sattler, C., M. Razafindravao
Title : Les outils novateurs de protection et de valorisation des patrimoines culturels et naturels liés aux plantes médicinales : jardin pédagogique, recueil ethnobotanique et éducation populaire Ethnopharmacologia n°58, octobre 2017, pp .44-60 Bulletin de la société française d'ethnopharmacologie et de la société européenne d'ethnopharmacologie
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) vermifuge, ONS of Melia azedarach , RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar (Tampolo forest)
Vernacular name : voandelaka (betsimisaraka)
Reference VO 14
Author(s) : Olila, D., R. Bukenya-Ziraba and D. Kamoga
Title : Bio-Prospective Studies on Medicinal Plants Used to Manage Poultry Diseases in the Mount Elgon Region of Uganda. Research Journal of Pharmacology 1 (3): 56-60, 2007
Symptoms : V(138)
Recipes : Vv(138) sudden death, crush the whole plant of Stephania abyssinica, the leaves of Melia azedarach, add H2O, VO.(2 drops morning and afternoon until bird improves)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda. (Mount Elgon Region)
Vernacular name : ilela (Lugisu)