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Official name : Alstonia boonei De Wild
Family : Apocynaceae

49 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(051), H(098), H(126), H(151)
Recipes : H(051), barks stems, branch, trunk of Alstonia boonei, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism., leaves of Anogeissus leiocarpa of Mangiirona indica of Citrus aurantifolia of Lophira alata of Terminalia glaucescens of Lippia multiflora, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Piliostigma thonningii of Alstonia boonei, barks stem, branch, trunk of Harungana madagascariensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051) palu., barks stems, branch, trunk of Alstonia boonei, roots of Cassia aieberiana, rhizom of Curcuma domestica, roots of Enantia chlorantha of Nauclea latifolia of Lophira lanceolata of Morinda lucida, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(098) disturbed sleep, stems without leaves Abrus precatorius, barks stem, branch, trunk Bridelia ferruginea, Entandophragma angolese , Ficus mucoso, Combretodendrom macrocarpum, Uvaria chamae, Trema guineensis, Alstonia boonei, Sorghum bicolor, roots Vetiveria nigritana , decoction, VO.
H(098), leaves of Alstonia boonei of Icacina trichantha of Vitex doniana of Alchornea cordifolia of Newbouldia laevis of Milicia excelsa, decoction, bath
H(098), leaves of Baphia nitida of Alstonia boonei of Icacina trichantha of Vitex doniana of Alchornea cordifolia, of Newbouldia laevis of Chlorophora excelsa, decoction (H2O), bath
H(126) hepatitis febril, barks stems, branch, trunk of Enantia chlorantha of Alstonia boonei, rhizom of Curcuma domestica, leaves of Sorghum bicolor, to pound, to dilute, VO.
H(151), ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum of Polyalthia oliveri of Kigelia africana, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pycnanthus angolensis of Alstonia boonei of Trema guineensis of Terminalia ivorensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
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(126)
Recipes : H(126) icterus, leaves of Croton zambesicus, barks stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia boonei , Alstonia boonei of seeds of Cola nitida, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : not registered
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(013)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, sap of Alstonia boonei in scarifications
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of barks stem, branch, trunk of Alstonia boonei , VO
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(126)
Recipes : H(126), leaves of Alstonia boonei of Canna indica of Hoslundia opposita of Desmodium adscendens, to grind, to macerate (H2O) in sun, VO. + bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 12
Author(s) : Ake Assi, L., J. Abeye, S. Guinko, R. Giguet, X. Bangavou
Title : Contribution à l'identification et au recensement des plantes utilisées dans la médecine traditionnelle et la pharmacopée en République Centrafricaine. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 139 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(002), H(068), H(137)
Recipes : H(002) lactogenic, barks stems, branch, trunk of Alstonia boonei, to dilute in palm wine, decoction, VO.
H(068) helminthiasis, H(137) analgesic, maceration of barks stems, branch, trunk of Alstonia boonei, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 15
Author(s) : Akendengue, B.
Title : Guinée équatoriale (1992) From PHARMEL 2 ref.: HP 10
Symptoms : H(051), H(068)
Recipes : H(051), H(051) palu., barks stem, branch, trunk of Alstonia boonei of Harungana madagascariensis of Enantia chlorantha, decoction (H2O), VO. + enema
H(068) vermicide, barks stem, branch, trunk of Alstonia boonei of Momordica foetida of Costus afer, decoction (H2O), VO. + enema
H(068) anthelminthic, stem without leaves of Costus afer, ONS. of Momordica charantia of Alstonia boonei of Clerodendrum splendens, RNS, in rectum
Region : West Africa
Country : Equatorial Guinea
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 20
Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) ascaris, barks stems, branch, trunk of Alstonia boonei, to pound, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ouganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 29 c
Author(s) : Tanno, T.
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies and the Bira farmers in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Mawambo and Teturi villages (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(004), H(203)
Recipes : H(004) the white sap of Alstonia boonei is used for wounds.
H(203) to make a dog bell, a honey container, a canoe, a drum and so on are made of the wood.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : ekimo (BIllbra, Mbuti)
Reference HA 29 e
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Katala and Mawambo village (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), H(1004) The sap from the trunk of Alstonia boonei is taken as medicine for stomach disorder and for diarrhea. Also the sap is used for enema.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : aima , akima, mukpo (Efe)
Reference HA 33b
Author(s) : Asase, A., G. Oppong-Mensah
Title : Traditional antimalarial phytotherapy remedies in herbal markets in southern Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 126, pp. 492 - 499 ( 2009)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of stems and roots of Alstonia boonei, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (southern region)
Vernacular name : nyamedua
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism,leaves and roots of Alstonia boonei, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : ukpo (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, 3) diabetes, tincture from stems barks of Alstonia boonei, VO. (cure during 1 to 6 months)
Region : West Africa
Country : South Western Nigeria
Vernacular name : awun, stoolwood (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), H(013)
Recipes : H(004) chronic and new wounds,H(013) boils, stem bark of roots of Alstonia boonei, in an poultice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : nyamedua (Asante-Twi)
Reference HA 47
Author(s) : Abondo, A., F. Mbenkum & D. Thomas
Title : Ethnobotany and the medicinal plants of the Korup rainforest project area, Cameroon in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms : H(002), H(169)
Recipes : H(002) lactogenic, decoction of barks of Alstonia boonei drunk to increase lactation
H(169) hernia, extract of barks of Alstonia boonei, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 50
Author(s) : Adodo, A.
Title : Nature Power. A Christian Approach to Herbal Medicine. 3rd edition. Generation Press Limited, Lagos. 290p. Generation Press Limited, Lagos. 290p (2004) / fron reference HI 08
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) decoction of the roots of Newbouldia laevis with the roots of Alstonia boonei, Jatropha curcas are used for the treatment of epilepsy, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 03
Author(s) : Bokdam, J. & A.F. Droogers
Title : Contribution à l'étude ethnobotanique des Wagenia de Kisangani, Zaïre. Meded.Landbouwhogeschool, Wageningen (Pays-Bas), 75, 19, 74 p., (1975)
Symptoms : H(068), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) wound, barks from stems, branches, trunk of Alstonia boonei, dessication, to pound, VO.
H(068) vermifuge, barks stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia boonei , leaves and barks from the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, to pound, maceration, VO.
H(111) latex of Alstonia boonei, local application + ashes of palm nuts
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 30a
Author(s) : Betti, J. L.
Title : Medicinal plants sold in Yaoundé markets, Cameroon. African Study Monographs, 23 (2) : 47-64, June 2002
Symptoms : H(107), H(126)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludisme / fever, H(107) typhoid enteritis, H(126) jaundice, stem-bark of Alstonia boonei, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Yaounde markets)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 30b
Author(s) : Betti, J. L.
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants among the baka pygmies in the Dja biosphere reserve, Cameroon. African Study Monographs, 25 (1) : 1 - 27, March 2004
Symptoms : H(051), H(068), H(051), H(068)
Recipes : H(051, 9) paludism, maceration of stems barks of Alstonia boonei, enema
.H(051), H(068) helminthiase, decoction of stems barks of Alstonia boonei, enema
H(051, 26), H(068), helminthiase, decoction of stems barks of Alstonia boonei, VO.
H(068, 5), helminthiase, maceration of stems barks of Alstonia boonei, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Dja reserve)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 56
Author(s) : Betti, J. L., R. Caspa, J. Ambara, R.L. Kourogue
Title : Ethno-Botanical study of plants used for treating malaria in a forest: Savanna margin area, East region, Cameroon Global Journal of Research on Medicinal Plants & Indigenous Medicine, Volume 2, Issue 10, 692-708 (October 2013) http://www.fosas.africa.kyoto-u.ac.jp/img/ProgressReport2012.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 14) paludism, stem bark of Alstonia boonei, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, stem bark of Alstonia boonei, decoction, enema
H(051) paludism, stem bark of Alstonia boonei associated with Cymbopogon citratus, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, stem bark of Alstonia boonei of fresh leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, stem bark of Alstonia boonei associated with Ctrus limon, decoction, VO.
H(051, 3) paludism, stem bark of Alstonia boonei associated with Enantia chlorantha, decoction or maceration or enema,VO.
H(051) paludism, fruit ot Citrus limon associated with Alstonia boone, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Cymbopogon citratus associated with Zingiber officinale, Alstonia boonei, decoction, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Forest-savannah contact zone, Andom village, East region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HD 33
Author(s) : Dibong S. D., E.Mpondo Mpondo, A. Ngoye, M. F. Kwin, J.L. Betti
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of medicinal plants sold in Douala markets Journal of Applied Biosciences 37: 2496 - 2507 (2011) ISSN 1997–5902 http://m.elewa.org/JABS/2011/37/11.pdf
Symptoms : H(051), H(051x), H(091), H(107)
Recipes : H(051x) yellow fever, H(091) anemia, barks of Alstonia boonei, RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
H(051) paludism, H(107) typhoid, barks et leaves, RNS, VO. (Dakar markets, Douala)
H(051) paludism, leaves et barks, RNS., VO. (markets Nkoloum, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HE 13
Author(s) : Egharevba, R.K.A., M.I. Ikhatua
Title : Ethno- Medical Uses of Plants in the Treatment of Various Skin Diseases in Ovia North East, Edo State, Nigeria Research Journal of Agriculture and Biological Sciences, 4 (1): 58-64 (2008)
Symptoms : H(020), H(092)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, H(092) arrow poison, the infusion of the bark of Alstonia boonei alone is drunk
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ovia North East, Edo State)
Vernacular name : cam wood (English), ukhu (Bini), awun (Yoruba)
Reference HE 17
Author(s) : Erinoso S. M. & D. O. Aworinde
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of some medicinal plants used in traditional health care in Abeokuta areas of Ogun State, Nigeria African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 6(18), pp. 1352-1362, 15 May, 2012 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp/PDF/pdf2012/15%20May/Erinoso%20and%20Aworinde.pdf
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, decoction of leaves of Abrus precatorius, leaves / bark of Alstonia boonei, fruit of Cocos nucifera, seeds of Garcinia kola, VO. a cup-full 3 times daily
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : ahun
Reference HF 04
Author(s) : Focho, D. A., M. C Newu, M. G Anjah, F. A Nwana, F. B Ambo
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of trees in Fundong, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 2009, 5:17 (doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-17) + Additional file 1
Symptoms : H(020), H(051), H(099), H(169)
Recipes : H(020, f) snake bite, latex of stem of Alstonia boonei, in local application
H(051, f) paludism, H(169) hernia, H(099) mental retardation, cold infusion, VO. or or as enema until healed.
H(099, f) epilepsy, decoction of roots of Alstonia boonei, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 22
Author(s) : Gbolade, A. A.
Title : Inventory of antidiabetic plants in selected districts of Lagos State, Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 121, pp. 135–139, (2009)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, barks of Alstonia boonei, fruit juice of Citrus aurantiifolia and seeds of Cucumeropsis mannii in ashesdrunk with H2O.
Region : West Africa
Country : Lagos State, Nigeria
Vernacular name : ahun
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 leaves of Alstonia boonei, VO.
H(051) paludism, barks stems, crush, écraser , purgative
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
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(003), H(051)
Recipes : H(003) swollen foot. The bark of the root and stem of Alstonia boonei is pounded, uhie (a dye) added and the mixture is rubbed on the swollen foot twice until the foot comes down.
H(051) paludisme. Dried leaves of Carica papaya (pawpaw), Psidium guajava (guava), Azadirachta indica (neem) leaves, Citrus limon (lemon grass) leaf with Alstonia boonei (ukpukuhu) are boiled together and allowed to cool. A cupful is taken three times daily for four days. The patient may a1so bath with the water
H(051) paludisme, the stem bark and leaves of Magnifera indica along with the bark of Alstonia boonei, fallen leaves of Carica papaya, Azardiracha indica and Morinda lucida boiled and drank thrice daily for three to four days against paludisme.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Area of Delta State)
Vernacular name : ukpukuhu (local dialect)
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, 36) paludism, stem bark of Alstonia boonei, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : ahun (Yoruba), stool wood (English)
Reference HJ 08
Author(s) : Jiofack, T., l. Ayissi, C. Fokunang, N. Guedje and V. Kemeuze
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of the upper Nyong valley forest in Cameroon African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(4). pp. 144-150, April, 2009 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp
Symptoms : H(020), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(091), H(126), H(201)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite,H(037) bronchitis, H(051) paludism, H(068) intestinal helminthiasis, H(091) asthenia, H(126) hepatitis, H(201) panacea of witchcraft, barks, latex, leaves of Alstonia boonei, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 01
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(004), H(051), H(013)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves sap of Alstonia boonei, local application
H(013) skin rash child, local application of the latex
H(051) paludism, H(104) colic, arks stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia boonei , RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 48
Author(s) : Kayode, J., O.E Ige, T. A. Adetogo and A. P. Igbakin
Title : Conservation and Biodiversity Erosion in Ondo State, Nigeria: Survey of Plant Barks Used in Native Pharmaceutical Extraction in Akoko Region Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 665-67. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/ondo3.htm
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) promotes the reproduction, barks of the plant Alstonia boonei are soaked in water in a bottle, VO. the filtered aqueous extracts, once or twice daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ondo State)
Vernacular name : ahun (Yoruba)
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(051), H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(091) asthénie, H(104) gastritis, white sap, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable
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(036), H(051)
Recipes : H(103x) dental hygiene, chewing a stem of Alstonia boonei. Other effects: H(036) dizziness, H(051) fever, H(082) asthma, H(113) rheumatic pains
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ahuum
Reference HK 70
Author(s) : Komlaga, G., C.Agyare, R. Akosua Dickson, M. L. Kwao Mensah, K. Annan, P.M. Loiseau, P.Champy
Title : Medicinal plants and finished marketed herbal products used in the treatment of malaria in the Ashanti region, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology 172, 333–346, (2015)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fresh leaves of Alstonia boonei, decoction , VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Terminalia catappa with Alstonia boonei, decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, roots of Cryptolepis sanguinolenta with Alstonia boonei and Lantana camara leaves and of Ananas comosus peels, décoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Mareya micrantha, Ocimum gratissimum and Alstonia boonei; decoction, VO.- - H(051) paludism, leaves of Manihot esculenta, Persea americana and Alstonia boonei; decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, fruit peels of Ananas comosus with Alstonia boonei, Lantana camara and Combretum smeathmanni., decoction, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name : emee / nyamedua
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 barks of Alstonia boonei
Region : West Africa
Country : Maritime region of Togo
Vernacular name : gnamidua, tom-tom
Reference HL 18
Author(s) : Lebbie, A. R., R. P. Guries
Title : Ethnobotanical value and conservation of sacred groves of the Kpaa Mende in Sierra Leone Economic Botany, 49 (3), pp. 297-308, (1995)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludi!sm, H(051) paludisme roots of Napoleona heudelotii are sun dried with those of Nauclea latitolia and Morinda geminata and with leaves of Gouania longipetala and stem bark of Alstonia boonei and the decoction drunk as a remedy for paludisme.
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone (Moyamba District)
Vernacular name : kalui (Kpaa Mende)
Reference HN 03
Author(s) : Nyakabwa, M. & R. Gapusi
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées chez les Banyamulenge de Fizi au Sud-Kivu (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 101 - 114, (1990)
Symptoms : H(037), H(038), H(039), H(104), H(118)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, H(038) infection uro-genital, H(039) vermifuge, H(118) sore throat, barks from twigs, stems, trunk of Alstonia boonei, decoction, VO.
H(104) colic, barks from twigs, stems, trunk of Alstonia boonei, maceration, VO. + enema
H(104) gastritis, barks from twigs, stems, trunk, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HN 17
Author(s) : Noumi, E.
Title : Animal and plant poisons and their antidotes in Eseka and Mbalmayo regions, Centre Province, Cameroon. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 93, pp. 231-241 ( 2004)
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(093, 7), a hunter wounded by an arrow poison of Strophantus sp. cheeses the wound with of sap of Landolphia sp. alone or mixed with the sap of Alstonia boonei
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Centre Province)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhea, bark latex of Alstonia boonei, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : tsonguti (Kikongo and Kiyombe)
Reference HO 10
Author(s) : Odugbemi, T. O., O. R. Akinsulire, I. E. Aibinu & P. O. Fabeku
Title : Medicinal plants useful for malaria therapy in Okeigbo Ondo state, Southwest Nigeria African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 4 (2): 191 - 198 (2007) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2816451/
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, barks of Alstonia boonei, infusion, decoction and tincture
H(051) paludism, barks of Alstonia boonei, fruit of Capsicum fructescens, RNS.
H(051) paludism, barks of Alstonia boonei of Enantia chlorantha, RNS.
H(051) paludism, barks of Alstonia boonei of Diospyros mespiliformis of Enantia chlorantha, RNS.
H(051) paludism, barks of Alstonia boonei of Mangifera indica, leaves of Carica papaya of Psidium guajava, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria, Ondo state
Vernacular name : ahun (Okeigbo)
Reference HO 16
Author(s) : Ogbole, O.O. & E.O. Ajaiyeoba
Title : Traditional management of tuberculosis in Ogun state of Nigeria: the practice and ethnobotanical survey. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 7 (1): 79-84 (2010)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 1) tuberculosis, leaves of Alstonia boomei, decoction, RNS.
H(037, 1) tuberculosis, bark, maceration, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : awoga
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(135)
Recipes : H(135) coated tongue (digestion troubles ?), bark of Khaya ivorensis, bark of Pycnanthus angolensis, bark of Hymenocardia acida, bark of Bridelia ferruginea, bark and root of Rauvolfia vomitoria, bark of Alstonia boonei, twigs of Citrus medica, bark of Enantia chlorantha, bark of Melicia excelsa are all cooked and the decoction to be taken. (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 : not registered
Reference HT 40
Author(s) : Tra Bi Fézan, H., G. M. Irié, K C.C. N’GAMAN & C.H.B. Mohou
Title : Études de quelques plantes thérapeutiques utilisées dans le traitement de l’hypertension artérielle et du diabète : deux maladies émergentes en Côte d’Ivoire Sciences & Nature Vol. 5 N°1 : 39 - 48 (2008) http://www.ajol.info/index.php/scinat/article/viewFile/42150/9278
Symptoms : H(051), H(171)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, ONS., RNS.
H(171) diabetes, leaves decoction or bark maceration of Alstonia boonei
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Abidjan town)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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 of Alstonia boonei, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Northwest and Southeastern provinces)
Vernacular name : nkuka
Reference HU 01
Author(s) : Udoamaka F.Ezuruike n, J.M.Prieto
Title : The use of plants in the traditional management of diabetes in Nigeria: Pharmacological and toxicological considerations Journal of Ethnopharmacology 155, 857–924 (2014)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, stem bark of Alstonia boonei, tembark, decoction, tincture, maceration, RNS. Region of use for diabetes (South west of Nigeria)
Other medicinal uses: malaria, Infertility, arthritis, anti-infective, ONS. RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : ahun (Yoruba), egbu (Ibo), stoolwood, devil tree, australian feverbush (Local English)
Reference HV 07
Author(s) : Verger, P.F.
Title : Ewé: The use of plants in Yoruba society. Editoria Schwarcz, Sao Paulo, 744p., (1995)
Symptoms : H(013), H(137)
Recipes : H(013) spreading ulcer, leaves, barks, fruits, roots Blighia sapida, barks Alstonia boonei, ONS. Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO. 1cup every morning
H(137), body pains, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata , Elaeis guineensis , Zanthoxylum senegalense , Alstonia boonei, leaves of Pavetta ccorymbosa, to boil, VO. In the morning
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : not registered
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, barks of Alstonia boonei, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (locality of Agbaou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HW 05
Author(s) : Wome, B.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes médicinales utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Kisangani (Haut-Zaïre). Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Fac. Sc., 561 p., (1985)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) helminthiasis, latex of Alstonia boonei , VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HZ 01
Author(s) : Zirihi Guédé, N., K. N'Guessan, T. Etien Dibié, P. Grellier
Title : Ethnopharmacological study of plants used to treat malaria, in traditional medicine, by Bete Populations of Issia (Côte d’Ivoire) Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, Vol.2 (4), 216-227 (2010)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, stem bark decoction of Alstonia boonei ,VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast .(Department of Issia)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors