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Official name : Icacina senegalensis Juss.
Family : Icacinaceae

2 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HK 51
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Les plantes médicinales, toxiques et magiques des Niominka et des Socé des Iles du Saloum (Sénégal) Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 279 - 334 (1964)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) used by Socé for rickets newborns, baths and friction with the macerated roots Icacina senegalensis and by adults for diseases undiagnosed causing great general weakness (decoction of root and twig drink).
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Saloun island)
Vernacular name : manganasso (Socé)
Reference HK 57
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : Note sur quelques plantes médicinales des Bassari et des Tandanké du Sénégal oriental. Bulletin de l' I.F.A.N., Tome 26, série A, n°2,(1964)
Symptoms : H(037), H(201)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, pneumonia (diseases of the dry season), leaves decoction (H2O) of Annona senegalensis of Icacina senegalensis, wash and massage (recipe Bassari)
H(201) sorcery, the plant is used by witches wizards
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Bassari and Tandanké of eastern Senegal)
Vernacular name : mérill (Tandanké), anarham, anagane (Bassari)