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Official name : Margaritaria discoidea (Baill.) G.L. Webster
Family : Euphorbiaceae

14 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 23b
Author(s) : Ambe, G. - A. & F. Malaisse
Title : Diversité des plantes médicinales et ethnotaxonomie en pays malinke de Côte d'Ivoire From the sources of knowledge to the medicines of the future, p 331 -338
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(054) chronic sleep, H(091) general fatigue, leaves of Margaritaria discoidea, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : bâ-kôgô (Dioula)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(037), H(077), H(082)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, roots decoction, VO.
H(077) bloody vomit, (mush of roots as food
H(082) asthma, roots decoctions, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mugarahamba (Chindau)
Reference HB 65
Author(s) : Bia kouakou, B., J. N. D. Trebissou, A. Bide, J. Assi yapo, N. Zirihi-Guede, A. J. Djaman
Title : Étude ethnopharmacologique des plantes antipaludiques utilisées chez les Baoulé- N’Gban de Toumodi dans le Centre de la Côte d’Ivoire Journal of Applied Biosciences 85:7775– 7783 ( 2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v85i1.4
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, peeled bark of Margaritaria discoidea, purge
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Baoulé- N’Gban county)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HB 67
Author(s) : Bla, K. B., J. N.D. Trebissou , A. Bidie, J. Assi Yapo, N. Zirihi-Guedei, A. J. Djaman
Title : Étude ethnopharmacologique des plantes antipaludiques utilisées chez les Baoulé- N’Gban de Toumodi dans le Centre de la Côte d’Ivoire. Journal of Applied Biosciences 85:7775– 7783 (January 2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v85i1.4
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, bark kneading of Margaritaria discoidea, Purge.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast Center)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Symptoms : H(008), H(045), H(068)
Recipes : H(008) anti diarrheal, bark of Margaritaria discoidea, RNS. (SPRA Guéckédou) .
H(045) leaves: applied on wounds as a vulnerary (receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950)
H(068) vermifuge, bark of Margaritaria discoidea, RNS.(SPRA Faranah)
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : baakonkon, kéri (Malinké), kéeri, kéri (Poular), mété (Soussou), tiho. (Guerzé), bakho boulou (Konia)
Reference HC 52
Author(s) : Catarino, L. , P. J. Havik , M. M. Romeiras
Title : Medicinal plants of Guinea-Bissau: Therapeutic applications, ethnic diversity and knowledge transfer Journal of Ethnopharmacology 183, 71–94 (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2016.02.032
Symptoms : H(000), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(104) intestinal problems, H(051) fever, paludism, H(000) unidentified symptom, disease, ailment, bark, leaves of Margaritaria discoidea, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : ghossaba, ussá (Bijagó), queri (Futa-fula)
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(109)
Recipes : H(109) lumbago, bark of Margaritaria discoidea , RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HL 03
Author(s) : Lubini, A.
Title : Les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle par les Yansi de l'entre Kwilu-Kamtsha (Zaïre). Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23b, 1007 - 1020, (1990)
Symptoms : H(127)
Recipes : H(127), stems barks, trunk, twigs of Margaritaria discoidea, decoction (H2O), VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : ikaang (Yanzi)
Reference HM 32
Author(s) : Magassouba, F.B., A. Dialloa, M. Kouyaté, F. Mara, O.Bangoura, A. Camara, S. Traoré, A.K. Diall, G. Camara, S. Traoré, A. Keita, M.K. Camara, R. Barry, S. Keita, K. Oularé, M.S. Barry, M. Donzo, K. Camara, K. Toté, D. Vanden Berghe, J. Totté, L.. Pieters, A.J. Vlietinck, A.M. Baldé
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and antibacterial activity of some plants used in Guinean traditional medicine. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 114, pp. 44 - 53 (2007)
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045, 1) antiseptic, again infection, leaves decoction of Margaritaria discoidea , Margaritaria discoidea , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : mëhë
Reference HO 08
Author(s) : Okello J., P.Ssegawa
Title : Medicinal plants used by communities of Ngai Subcounty, Apac District, northern Uganda. African Journal of Ecology, Volume 45 (Suppl.1), pp. 76 - 83 (2007)
Symptoms : H(003), H(018)
Recipes : H(003) general body swelling and pain, H(018) sick headache, roots pounded, extract of Margaritaria discoidea in scarifications on site of pain
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Ngai Subcounty, Apac District)
Vernacular name : ategu
Reference HR 12b
Author(s) : Runyoro, D.K.B., , M. I. Matee, O. D. Ngassapa, C. C Joseph & Z. H Mbwambo
Title : Screening of Tanzanian medicinal plants for anti-Candida activity. Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2006, 6:11 doi:10.1186/1472-6882-6-11 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6882/6/11
Symptoms : H(076)
Recipes : H(076) oral candidiasis (opportunistic infection from HIV/AIDS), roots of Margaritaria discoidea, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Coast, Dar es Salaam, Morogoro and Tanga regions)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HS 18
Author(s) : Ssegawa, P., J. M. Kasenene
Title : Medicinal plant diversity and uses in Sango bay area, Southern Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 113, pp. 521 - 540, (2007)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126, 2) jaundice, barks decoction of Margaritaria discoidea, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Sango bay area)
Vernacular name : mweya
Reference HT 46
Author(s) : Tugume P., E. K. Kakudidi, M. Buyinza, J. Namaalwa, M. Kamatenesi, P. Mucunguzi, J. Kalema
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plant species used by communities around Mabira Central Forest Reserve, Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:5 (2016)
Symptoms : H(098)
Recipes : H(098) oversleeping, decoction of barks of Margaritaria discoidea, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : kamenyambazi (Luganda)
Reference VW 08
Author(s) : Wanzala, W., W. Takken, W. R. Mukabana, A. O. Pala & A. Hassanali
Title : Ethnoknowledge of Bukusu community on livestock tick prevention and control in Bungoma district, western Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 140, 298– 324 (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874112000347
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) against livestock ticks, whole plant of Margaritaria discoidea used to make suspension used on the animal’s body surface while wood smoke repels mosquitoes and snakes
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Kenya (Bungoma district)
Vernacular name : erionoi (Teso), atego (Luo), kamenyabazi (Luganda), muremampango (Runyankore)