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Official name : Musa sp.
Family : Musaceae

40 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 03
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(005), H(139)
Recipes : H(005), leaves of Coccoloba uvifera of Calotroppis procera of Musa sp. of Citrus aurantifolia, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(139), leaves of Hybanthus enneaspermus, fruit pulp of Musa sp., to grind (H2O), to filter, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 07
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K. Taffame
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(012)
Recipes : H(012), leaves of Tristemma albiflorum of Ceiba pentandra, ripe fruit of Capsicum annuum, sap of Musa sp., to pound, to grind, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
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(006), H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(006)+ H(104 ), young leaves Bidens pilosa, Musa sp., softened in the fire, juice, carbonized epicarp of Musa sp.,VO.
H(008) nW born, young leaves Bidens pilosa, softened in the fire, juice, carbonized epicarp of Musa sp., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 02
Author(s) : Boiteau, P.
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée.Précis de matière médicale malgache. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris 141 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(000), H(005), H(128), H(177)
Recipes : H(000) as ointment, inflorescences of Masa sp., to dry, powder, local application
H(005), H(128), summit with flowers of Gomphocarpus fruticosus, ONS. of Musa sp., whole plant of Equisetum ramosissimum, rhizome of Curcuma longa, stem with leaves of Dodonaea viscosa, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(177), foliole of Cassia alata, leaves of Protorhus sp. of Siegesbeckia orientalis, style and stigma of Zea mays, ONS. of Musa sp.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : Bouquet, A.
Title : Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms : H(004), H(012), H(026), H(031), H(037), H(168)
Recipes : H(004) wound,H(012)), H(045), whole plant of Cyathula prostrata, Sansevieria sp., stem without leaves of Musa sp., decoction (H2O), to wash, massage
H(026) dysmenorroea, roots of Musa sp., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(031), inflorescences of Musa sp., juice, VO. + salt + ashes of the extremity o the inflorescence
H(037) cough, H(168), barks stem, branch, trunk of Xylopia flamignii, leaves of Kalanchoe sp., stem without leaves of Musa sp., to pound, friction
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 28
Author(s) : Banderembako Fabien & Ntitangirageza Térence
Title : La médecine populaire au Burundi : quelques plantes médicinales.
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(004) injury, juice preparation from the bark of leaves preparation from the bark of Ficus sp preparation from the bark of Guizotia scabra preparation from the bark of Musa sp. preparation from the bark of Ocimum sp. preparation from the bark of Solanum adoense preparation from the bark of Vigna unguiculata preparation from the bark of "umuhemukuru" , local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umwana w’igitoki (Kirundi)
Reference HB 6k
Author(s) : Barnish, G. & S.K. Samai
Title : Some medicinal plant recipes of the Mende, Sierra Leone. Medical research council laboratory P.O.Box 81, Bo, Sierra Leone , 96 p., January l992 DVV sponsored, SLADEA PublicationKew 633.88 (10.2)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051x), Dry banana leaves, rice husk and native soap are boiled and the liquid is drunk to induce urination and relieve yellow fever.
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HC 03
Author(s) : Cihyoka, M. A.
Title : AGEEP-Bushi, Bukavu. Kagala, SEMINAIRE-ATELIER SUR LES PLANTES MEDICINALES.Tenu par KAGALA (Kabare) du 21 au 23 juillet l999. Documentation of the Sub-Network PRELUDE
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014), moth on the skin (bibungu), peels of dry fruits of Musa sp. (Gros Michel), mix the ashes in oil, local application.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HC 16
Author(s) : Chinemana, F., R.B. Drummond, S. Mavi & I. De Zoysa
Title : Indigenous plant remedies in Zimbabwe. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 14, pp.159 - 172, (1985)
Symptoms : H(008) + H(104), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104), abdominal pains + diarrhoea, roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), abdominal pains, leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 10
Author(s) : De Graer, A.M.
Title : L'art de guérir chez les Azande. Congo, tome 1, n°2, 220 - 254, (1929), n°3, 361 - 408, (1929)
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018), leaves, burned, smoke inhalation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo)
Vernacular name : bu (Zande)
Reference HD 39
Author(s) : De Wildeman, É.
Title : A Propos de Médicaments Indigènes Congolais Institut Royal Colonial Belge. Section des Sciences naturelles et Médicales Mémoires.-Collection in-8°. Tome III, fascicule 3. (1935)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache; Rub the gums with mixture: a banana Musa sp., Capsicum sp.(pili pili) + salt
Region : West and Central Africa
Country : Belgian Congo
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HG 01
Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms : H(031), H(038), H(103), H(201)
Recipes : H(031), stems without leaves of Musa div sp., powder, VO.
H(031), flowers of Musa., powder, to cook, VO. + heart of sheep
H(038), roots of Musa., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(103), roots of Ricinus communis of Musa sp., to carbonize, local application
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Cussonia arborea of Ipomoea batatas of Musa sp., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
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(014), H(018), H(094), H(111)
Recipes : H(014) caries, to chew the leaves of Musa sp.
H(018) sick headache, tea of leaves of Musa sp., VO.
H(094) haemorrhoids, many rape fruits, VO.
H(111) burns (accelarate the cicatrisation), pieces of the trunk in state of putrefaction, local application
Region : Mauritius
Country : Rodrigues Island
Vernacular name : bananier
Reference HH 05
Author(s) : Hulstaert, G.
Title : Notes de Botanique Mongo. Acad. Roy. des Sc. d'Outre- Mer, Classe des Sc. Nat. & Méd., N.S. XV-3, 212 p., (1966)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) child , leaves, flowers of Impatiens matammensis, Musa sp., to grind, bath
H(051) child, spathe of Musa sp., to grind, bath
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 32
Author(s) : Kambizi, L. & A. J. Afolayan
Title : An ethnobotanical stydy of plants used for the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (njovhera) in Guruve District, Zimbabwe. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 77 (2001) pp. 5 - 9
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (njovhera), infusion from fresh or dried part of roots, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (Guruve District)
Vernacular name : mubhanana
Reference HK 54
Author(s) : Kamatenesi, M. M., H. Oryem-Origa, A. Acipa
Title : Medicinal plants of Otwal and Ngai Sub Counties in Oyam District, Nothern Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine (2011), 7:7 doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-7-7
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(014)
Recipes : H(004) wund, crushed flowers of Musa sp. , mixed in cold water, extract applied on wounds
H(008) diarrhoea, sap collected from fruits, Sap drunk thrice a day
H(014) ring worm, crushed bark, Smear on affected area once a day
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Uganda (Oyam District)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 55
Author(s) : Koni Muluwa, J., K. Bostoen
Title : Noms et usages des plantes utiles chez les Nsong. Göteborg Africana Informal Series - N° 6 , 71p., (2008) Department of Oriental and African Languages. University of Gothenburg (ISSN 1404-8523) http://www.sprak.gu.se/digitalAssets/1316/1316264_noms-et-usages-des-plantes.pdf
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), food plant and trade., fruit + healing rites among the people Nsong of Bandundu province of the Democratic Republic of Congo
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable
Reference HK 76
Author(s) : Kioko, J., J. Baker, A. Shannon and C. Kiffner
Title : Ethnoecological knowledge of ticks and treatment of tick-borne diseases among Maasai people in Northern Tanzania Veterinary World 8(6):755-762. www.veterinaryworld.org/Vol.8/June-2015/12.pdf
Symptoms : V(015)
Recipes : V(015) redwater (Ormilo (Masaï)), feed of ONS. of Musa spp.to animal until condition improves ; (Tick vector: Blue tick) Tick species: Rhipicephalus decoloratus (blue tick (English)) (endenuri/ armaherikima (Masaï)). Affected animal:: cattle, goat
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Tanzania
Vernacular name : olmaringu (Masaï)
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(018), H(037), H(161)
Recipes : H(018) migraine, herbal tea of leaves of Musa sp.
H(037) cough, decoction of 3 rape bananas
H(161) warts, leaves trempées in hot oil in local application
Region : Reunion
Country : Reunion
Vernacular name : banane, bananier
Reference HL 29
Author(s) : Lestrade, A
Title : La médecine indigène au Ruanda et Lexique des termes médicaux français - urunyarwanda Mémoire présenté à la séance du 20 décembre 1954. de l'Académie Royale des Sciences Coloniales de Belgique
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124), major external hemorrhage: Take sheathing leaves of banana tree trunk of = ibirere by’ingabo,wide and strong, and strongly surround the injured.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : ibirere by’ingabo (Kinyarwanda)