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Official name : Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Family : Zingiberaceae

139 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference B5 Nord
Author(s) : Boulos, L.
Title : Medicinal plants of North Africa. Reference Publications, Inc., 218 St. Clair River Drive, Box 344, Algonac, Michigan 48001, 286p. , (1983)
Symptoms : H(020), H(048), H(082), H(091), H(104), H(113), H(139), H(168)
Recipes : Rhizome H(099x) stimulant, H(104) stomachic, H(139) aphrodisiac, for H(168) amnesia, H(104)weak stomach
H(113) olive oil in which powdered rhizome was soaked for several days is used for rubbing the body, after a bot bath, for rheumatism, vertebral pains, stiffness, lumbago
H(082) rhizome mixed with honey taken for conditions of the respiratory system
H(139) powdered rhizome mixed with honey is taken daily in small doses as aphrodisiac
H(082), decoction of rhizome mixed with an equal amount of black pepper, then added into boiling honey, is taken in the form of pellets twice a day, in the morning and at might, against pectoral diseases
H(091) rhizome is mixed with cloves, honey and oil as a tonic
H(020) one teaspoonful of this mixture is taken first thing in the morning with bot water to oppose the action of bitee of poisonous animal.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocoo, Tunisia
Vernacular name : zenjabil ; skengbir (Arabic), common ginger, east Indian ginger (English), gingembre ; amome des Indes (local French):
Reference B6 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J.
Title : La pharmacopée marocaine traditionnelle: Médecine arabe ancienne et savoirs populaires. Ibis Press, 764 p. (1997)
Symptoms : H(037), H(091), H(104), H(108), H(113), H(135), H(139), H(168)
Recipes : H(091), H(104), H(139), grey ginger, rhizom, dried in open air, white ginger, scrapped and , to whiten with lime, RNS.
H(037) cough, H(108), cold, H(135), H(168), decoctionin warm milk
H(113), white ginger powder, maceration in olive oil during 1 month, external use
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : skenjbîr, skenjabîl (Moroco), gingembre (local French), ginger (English)
Reference B7 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J., R. Claisse, J. Fleurentin & C. Younos
Title : Repertory of standard herbal drugs in the Moroccan pharmacopoea Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 35, pp. 123 - 143 (1991) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/037887419190064K
Symptoms : H(104), H(113), H(175)
Recipes : H(175) calefacient, H(113) rheumatism, H(104) stomachic, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, RNS., (imported plant)
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : skenjbîr, skenjabîl
Reference E5 Nord
Author(s) : El Azzouzi, F. & Zidane, L.
Title : La flore médicinale traditionnelle de la région de Béni-Mellal (Maroc) Journal of Applied Biosciences 91:8493 – 8502 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v91i1.8
Symptoms : H(108), H(113)
Recipes : H(108) cold, rhizome of Zingiber officinale infused in milk
H(113) back pain and rheumatisms, powder of macerated rhizome in olive oil
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco (region of Béni-Mellal)
Vernacular name : skinjbir (Arabic), zingembre (French)
Reference H2 Nord
Author(s) : Souâda Hseini & Azzeddine Kahouadji
Title : Étude ethnobotanique de la flore médicinale dans la région de Rabat (Maroc occidental) Lazaroa 28: 79-93. 2007 http://revistas.ucm.es/index.php/LAZA/article/viewFile/LAZA0707110079A/8895 + Analyses floristique et ethnobotanique des plantes vasculaires médicinales utilisées dans la région de Rabat (Maroc occidental) Lazaroa 28: 93-100. 2007
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082, 55) respiratory diseases, ONS., RNS
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : not registered
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(145)
Recipes : H(145) rectum , rhizom Zingiber officinale, roots Aristolochia ringens, almond Picralima nitida, ripe fruit Xylopia aethiopica, flowers buds Eugenia aromatica, almond Piper guineense, to pound, decoction, delayed, VO. + sirup
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(006), H(013), H(033), H(037), H(038), H(082), H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, aerian part of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(013) skin eruption, leaves of Croton zambesicus, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, RNS.
H(033) femal, barks stem, branch, trunk of Spondias mombin, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, bulb of Allium cepa, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, decoction (H2O) + potash
H(037), ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, RNS.
H(038) rectocèle, stems with leaves of Spathodea campanulata, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(082) asthma, peduncle of Elaeis guineensis, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, seeds of Monodora myristica, RNS.
H(091), rhizome of Zingiber officinale, ripe fruit of Curculigo pilosa of Xylopia aethiopica, bulb of Allium cepa, aerian part of Fungi sp., RNS.
H(104), aerian part of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, rhizome of Zingiger officinale, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : dotè (Fon, Goun, Watchi)
Reference HA 05
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(037), H(082)
Recipes : H(037), H(082), rhizom of Zingiber officinale, leaves of Hymenocardia ulmoides, of Kalanchoe crenata, stems without leaves of Costus afer, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : moungountsimbala (Beembé), tangawissi (Laadi), gingembre (French)
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(103)
Recipes : H(103), rhizom powder of Zingiber officinale , + burned natron + millet pasta, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : tchita (Zarma), gingembre (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(033), H(037), H(038), H(104), H(108), H(129), H(135), H(139), H(170)
Recipes : H(033) woman, rhizom Zingiber officinale,barks stem, branch, trunk, roots, pulp, Diospyros mespiliformis, ripe fruit Xylopia aethiopica, seeds Piper guinense, to dilute, VO.
H(033) femal, rhizom Zingiber officinale,barks stem, branch, trunk of Spathodea campanulata and of Kigelia africana, ripe fruit Capsicum annuum, Capsicum frutescens, seeds Piper guinense VO.
H(037), rhizom of Zingiber chewed
H(037), rhizom of Zingiber to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(037), stem with leaves of Ritchiea reflexa, Allium sativum, Zingiber, to pound, masérer, VO.
H(038), roots and leaves of Zingiber officinale of Nauclea latifolia, of Afrormosia laxiflora of Fagara zanthoxyloides of Xylopia aethiopica, of Piper guineense, decoction, VO.
H(038), bark of the undergroud part Zingiber officinale, Hugonia sp, Fagara zanthoxyloides, Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides, Xylopia aethiopica, Piper guineense, decoction, VO.
H(104), rhizom Zingiber officinale, ripe fruit Xylopia aethiopica, aerian part Ocimum canum, decoction, VO.
H(104), Zingiber officinale, Securinega virosa, Monodora myristica, Xylopia aethiopica, Piper nigrum, Citrus limon
H(108)sinus, rhizom pounded, juice, drops in nose
H(129), ONS. Zingiber officinale, stems with leaves Alternanthera repens to grind, maceration, décantation, hip-bath
H(135), rhizom Zingiber officinale, almond Monodora myristica, stems with leaves Securinega virosa, ripe fruit Xylopia aethiopica, seeds Piper nigrum, ripe fruit Citrus limon, decoction, VO.
H(139), ONS. Zingiber officinale, Amaranthus spinosus, to pound, enema
H(170), rhizom Zingiber officinale, barks stem, branch, trunk of Kigelia africana, seeds Aframomum melegueta, to pound, to dilute, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : gumétakui (Ewé), doté (Mina), atarada (Tem)
Reference HA 08
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, A. Ahmed, J. Eymê, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, A. Keita, M. Lebras
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Comores. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 216 p., (1982) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(013), H(020), H(028), H(038), H(069), H(102), H(137)
Recipes : H(013), leaves of Jatropha confusa, ONS. of Zingiber officinale of Syzygium aromaticum, to pound, local application + lime
H(020), leaves of Desmodium triflorum, rhizom of Zingiber officinale, to pound, local application
H(028) uterus, leaves of Ocimum suave, rhizom of Zingiber officinale, to pound, local application
H(069), ONS. of Zingiber., RNS.
H(028t) leucorrhoea, H(137) pelvus pain, rhizom of Zingiber., to cook, VO.
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : n'tsiguiziou (Anjouan island), gingembre (French)
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(093), H(104)
Recipes : H(093), young leaves of Lophira lanceolata , rhizome of Zingiber officinale, to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(093), H(104), rhizome of Zingiber., to pound, VO.
H(104), rhizome of Zingiber officinale, barks stem, branch, trunk Vernonia colorata, to pound, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
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(006), H(104)
Recipes : H(006), H(104), ONS. of Nauclea latifolia of Cassia sieberiana of Zingiber officinale of Xylopia aethiopica of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(104), ONS. of Opilia celtidifolia of Cassia sieberiana of Vernonia pumila of Zingiber officinale, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(113), H(137)
Recipes : H(113), H(137), rhizom, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : ataler, chitta-afu
Reference HA 21
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, P. Chibon, H. de Vecchy, E. Duboze, J. Eymé, J.- N. Gassita, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, M. Le Bras, I. Mourambou, E. Mve - Mengome, M. - G. Nguéma, J. - B. Ollome, P. Posso, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Gabon. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 294 p., (1984) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(022), H(028)
Recipes : H(022) + H(028), leaves of Zingiber officinale of Periploca nigrescens, leaves of Dinophora spenneroides, to pound, in vagina
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(008), H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(008) diarrhoea, rhizome, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : sarkin zabur
Reference HA 38
Author(s) : Ajibesin, K.ola K., Benjamin.E. Ekpo, Danladi N. Bala, Etienne E. Essien, Saburi A. Adesanya
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 387-408, (2008)
Symptoms : H(037), H(097y), H(104)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(097y) catarrh, H(104) stomach ache , rhizome of Zingiber officinale, chewed
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : ginger (Ibibio)
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, rhizome maceration of Zingiber officinale, VO. (cure during 1 to 6 months)
Region : West Africa
Country : South Western Nigeria
Vernacular name : atale, ginger (local English)
Reference HA 40
Author(s) : Agyare, C. , A. Asase, M. Lechtenberg, M. Niehues, A. Deters, A. Hensl
Title : An Ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro confirmation of ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants used for wound healing in Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma area, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 125, pp. 393- 403, (2009)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) chronic wounds,H(013) boils, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, poultice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : akakaduro (Asante-Twi)
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, rhizomes of Zingiber officinale, concoction , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : ata-ile (Yoruba)