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Official name : Ricinodendron heudelotii (Baill.) Pierre ex Heckel
Family : Euphorbiaceae

18 reference(s) related to this plant

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(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach sores, stem bark of Ricinodendron heudelotii, decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : Nwama (Asante-Twi)
Reference HA 56
Author(s) : Ambé, G.A
Title : Les fruits sauvages comestibles des savanes guinéennes de Côte-d’Ivoire : état de la connaissance par une population locale, les Malinké. Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 2001 5 (1), 43–58
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) almond kernel of Ricinodendron heudelotii as spice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : gbuho-bâ, akpi (Dioula)
Reference HC 54
Author(s) : Cherry, P. S., T. B. F. Honora, K. Djézou, B. B. G. Alain, B. Adama
Title : Inventaire et disponibilité des plantes médicinales dans la forêt classée de Yapo-Abbé, en Côte d'Ivoire European Scientific Journal edition vol.11, No.24 (August 2015)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) belly wound, decoction of bark of Ricinodendron heudelotii, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Yapo-Abbé Classified Forest)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HD 54
Author(s) : Dibong, S. D. , P. B.Mvogo Ottou, D.Vandi, R. C. Ndjib , F. M. Tchamaha, E. Mpondo Mpondo
Title : Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales anti hémorroïdaires des marchés et villages du Centre et du Littoral Cameroun Journal of Applied Biosciences 96:9072 – 9093 (2015)
Symptoms : H(091), H(094)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, H(094) hemorrhoids, barks of Baillonella toxisperma + Cylicodiscus gabunensis + Ricinodendron heudeloti, decoction, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath 1 times / day
. H(094) hemorrhoids, barks of Ricinodendron heudelotii de Guibourtia tessmannii + Morinda lucida + Baillonella toxisperma + Cylicodiscus gabonensis + Bridelia micrantha, decoction, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath 1 times / day
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Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Center and Coastline)
Vernacular name : esesang
Reference HF 61
Author(s) : Addo-Fordjour, P, A. K. Anning, E. J. D. Belford & D. Akonnor
Title : Diversity and conservation of medicinal plants in the Bomaa community of the Brong Ahafo region, Ghana Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 2(9), pp. 226-233,( September 2008) http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR
Symptoms : H(033), H(091)
Recipes : H(033) infertility & H(091) anaemia, leaves of Ricinodendron heudelotii, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Brong Ahafo region)
Vernacular name : wama
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, decoction of stems barks of Ricinodendron heudelot, VO. + steam bath
H(051) paludism, stem barks crushed in H2O, purge
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 61
Author(s) : Gruca, M., T. R van Andel, H. Balslev
Title : Ritual uses of palms in traditional medicine in sub-Saharan Africa: a review Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 10:60 (2014) DOI: 10.1186/1746-4269-10-60
Symptoms : H(116)
Recipes : H(116) amenorrhea, three seeds of Ricinodendron heudelotii subsp. africanum and a quantity of canna blooms Canna indica are beaten together in a mortar, and put into a big spoon. Then a little salt and red palm oil of Elaeis guineensis freshly prepared, (not refined by heating) is added. Three pebbles are put in the fire and allowed to get hot, then one of these "rocks" is put into the spoon and stirred until it has cooled, and then discarded. The same process is repeated with two other rocks. Woman starts up the ladderstick towards the loft and stands with both feet on the first notch and she dips her fingers into the spoon and lick off the medicine. She will have her menstrual function restored in two or three days
Region : sub-Saharan Africa
Country : Liberia (Mano)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HI 10
Author(s) : Idu, M., B. C. Ndukwu
Title : Studies of Plants Used in Ethnomedicine in Ethiope Concil Area of Delta State, Nigeria Research Journal of Botany 1 (1) : 30 -43 (2006) http://scialert.net/qredirect.php?doi=rjb.2006.30.43&linkid=pdf
Symptoms : H(027v), H(172)
Recipes : H(027v) labour pains and H(172) elephantiasis, bark of Riccinodendron heudeloth is grounded and applied topically to relieve
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Area of Delta State)
Vernacular name : water cane (local English), eke
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title : Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) mental disorder, decoction of leaves of Myrianthus arboreus of Nymphaea lotus and Ricinodendron heudelotii seasoned with vegetable salt as cooking liquid of seeds of pumpkins
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Town of Mbandaka, Bwamanda (Bosempwanga), City of Bosobolo, City of Lokolela, of Ingende, of Karawa, Center of Bikoro, Gemena (Mbari))
Vernacular name : suli (Ngwaka), bosongo (Mpama, Kinunu)
Reference HM 79
Author(s) : Mosango M., F. Szafranski
Title : Plantes sauvages à fruits comestibles dans les environs de Kisangani (Zaïre) Journ. d'Agric. Trad, et de Bota. Appl. XXXII, pp. 177-190; (1985) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0183-5173_1985_num_32_1_3935
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) wild plants with edible fruits: raw Ricinodendron heudelotii seeds, roasted or cooked
Region : Central Africa
Country : Zaïre (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : peke (Kikumu) ; asongo (Kimanga); bohongo (Kingelema) ; lisongo (Kiturumbu)
Reference HM 82
Author(s) : Mpondo Mpondo, E., J. P. Ngene, L. Mpounze Som, G. Etame Loe, P. C. Ngo Boumsong , J. Yinyang , S. D. Dibong
Title : Connaissances et usages traditionnels des plantes médicinales du département du haut Nyong Journal of Applied Biosciences 113: 11229-11245 (2017)
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001, 2) trauma to the eye, expression of leaves of Ricinodendron heudelotii, 1 drop per eye morning and evening
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun (Upper Nyong Department)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HN 36
Author(s) : Nsimundele, L.
Title : Répertoire des plantes médicinales des régions côtieres du Mayumbe et du Bas-Congo,1966-1968. Unpublished notes of Léopold Nsimundele, Bureau chief forester / Inéac Luki, National Institute for Agronomic Study of Congo
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000), bark of Ricinodendron heudelotii, infusion, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : kingela, sanga sanga (Kikongo and Kiyombe)
Reference HN 44
Author(s) : Ngene J-P., C. C Ngoule ., C-M. Pouka Kidik, P. B. Mvogo Ottou , R. C. Ndjib, S.D. DIbong, E. Mpondo Mpondo
Title : Importance dans la pharmacopée traditionnelle des plantes à flavonoïdes vendues dans les marchés de Douala est (Cameroun) Journal of Applied Biosciences 88:8194– 8210 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v88i1.6
Symptoms : H(038), H(087)
Recipes : H(038) ovarian cyst, H(087) infections, barks, sap of Ricinodendron heudelotii + wild eggplant, solubilization, decoction, vaginal route, VO, 2 purges every 2 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (markets of Douala)
Vernacular name : essesang (Ewondo)
Reference HS 46
Author(s) : Sunderland, T.C.H., & C. Obama
Title : Etude préliminaire de marché sur les produits forestier non ligneux en Guinée équatoriale Document FAO (1998): http://www.fao.org/docrep/x2161f/x2161f23.htm
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) condiment; seeds of Ricinodendron heudelotii, regions of Rio Muni and Bioko island
Region : West Africa
Country : Equatorial Guinea
Vernacular name : essesang (Fang)
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(004), H(005), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(005) edema, H(104) gastric ulcer, barks of stems of Ricinodendron heudelotii, decoction Drink, wash the wound with decoction until healing, enema.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Yamoussoukro District)
Vernacular name : apki (Baoule)
Reference HT 47
Author(s) : Feuya Tchouya,G. R. , A. Souza, J. C. Tchouankeu, J.-F. Yala, M. Boukandou, H. Foundikou, G. D. Nguema Obiang, F. Fekam Boyom, R. Mabika Mabika, E. Zeuko´o Menkem, D. Tantoh Ndinteh, J. Lebibi
Title : Ethnopharmacological surveys and pharmacological studies of plants used in traditional medicine in the treatment of HIV/AIDS opportunistic diseases in Gabon Journal of Ethnopharmacology 162, 306–316 (2015)
Symptoms : H(199), H(104)
Recipes : H(199) HIV/AIDS and opportunistic diseases; H(104) stomach ache, barks, leaves of Ricinodendron heudelotii, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Northwest and Southeastern provinces)
Vernacular name : ndjoé
Reference HT 53
Author(s) : Terashima, H., M. Ichikawa
Title : A comparative ethnobotany of the Mbuti and Efe hunter-gatherers in Itury forest, Democratic Republic of Congo African Study Monographs, 24(1, 2): 1-168, (2003) *partially encoded*
Symptoms : H(091), H(095), H(201), H(202x), H(203), H(218x)
Recipes : H(091) The bark-ash of Ricinodendron heudelotii, added some palm-oil, are rubbed into scarifications on the body of a child for health
H(218x) The wood is soft, easy to shape and shows good sonority, so provides a good material for various instruments such as talking drums or slit gongs (koko) and dugout canoes
H(202x) A stick called "apabiki", about 50 cm long and 7–10 cm in diameter, with the surface charred and decorated with geometric patterns, is made of the wood.
H(201) Girls of the initiation ceremony known " asima" dance with it at the final stage
H(201) A small piece of the wood, called "biko", is attached to the string tied around the waist of a child to protect it against "eke"disease (Very high fever, strong convulsions, and loss of consciousness.) Mammals and birds are known to bring "eke".(Efe Pygmies in Ituri forest)
H(095) The seeds are eaten.
H(203) A canoe is made of the wood
H(095) The kernels in the seeds are eaten raw; available from September through Novembe
H(095) The caterpillars called "basoko " feeding on the leaves of this tree are either roasted or boiled and eaten. (Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Itury forest)
Vernacular name : areki (Efe Pygmies, Ituri forest), songo (Mbuti Pygmies, Ituri forest)
Reference HV 12
Author(s) : Vroh Bi, T. A., D. Ouattara , K. B. Kpangui
Title : Disponibilité des espèces végétales spontanées à usage traditionnel dans la localité d’Agbaou, Centre-ouest de la Côte d’Ivoire Journal of Applied Biosciences 76:6386– 6396 (2014) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v76i1.11
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) food, seeds of Ricinodendron heudelotii
H(203) wood for sculptures
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (locality of Agbaou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors