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Official name : Musanga cecropioides R. Br.
Family : Moraceae

27 reference(s) related to this plant

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(027z), H(033)
Recipes : H(027) prevention of abortion, juice of Musanga cecropioides used to avoid miscarriage
H(033) female infertility, barks of Musanga cecropioides of Aframonum melegueta mashed as enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 54
Author(s) : Apema, R., D. Mozouloua, E. Kosh-Komba & Y. Ngoule
Title : Les plantes médicinales utilisées dans le traitement de l'hypertension artérielle par les tradipraticiens à Bangui http://www.gfmer.ch/Activites_internationales_Fr/PDF/HTA-Apema-2011.pdf
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, collect branches more or less young of Cassia siamea; mix with pieces of bark of Abrus precatorius and of Musanga cecropioïdes and made a decoction. VO. X? bamboo glass, (morning and evening)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Bangui)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 55
Author(s) : Bourobou-Bourobou, H-P, P. Kialo, G-M Moussavou , H. Ebie Ebie Beka , J. Niangui , J.Tangu Kwenzi-Mikala, , Dr Samuel Mbadinga
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelle chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) UNESCO Publication (2008) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(093)
Recipes : H(093) against poisoning, scratch barks of the root with a knife, mix the resulting powder with nzingo crushed. Put them both in a grilled banana, VO
H(093) against poisoning, put the barks + nzingo crushed, maceration, VO. (Receipts: Babongo et Baghama, in the zone of collect : Mouroumba (Moabi))
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : museng yombi / miseng yombi
Reference HB 55
Author(s) : Bourobou-Bourobou, H-P, P. Kialo, G-M Moussavou , H. Ebie Ebie Beka , J. Niangui , J.Tangu Kwenzi-Mikala, , Dr Samuel Mbadinga
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelle chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) UNESCO Publication (2008) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H (201) purification, attracts sympathy and favor, maceration of barks of Musanga cecropioides, purification bath
H (201) bad luck, attracts sympathy and favor, clean and adjust the space between the large roots of the tree into a place for purification baths. (Receipts: Baghama, in the zone of collect: Loubomo)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : dibale / mabale
Reference HD 20
Author(s) : Diafouka A., J. Lejoly
Title : Plantes hypotensives utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Brazzaville (Congo). Méricaments et aliments: L'approche ethnopharmacologique. Actes du 2e Colloque Européen d'Ethnophmacologie et de la 2ème Conférence internationale d'Ethnomédecine, Heidelberg2, 4-27 mars 1993.
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : not communicated 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(006), H(027v), H(068), H(091), H(094)
Recipes : H(027v) fortify the pregnant woman , H(091) anemia, H(094) hemorrhoids, barks of Cola chlamydantha + Cylicodiscus gabunensis + Baillonella toxisperma + Hylodendron gabunense + Musanga cecropioides, decoction, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath 1 times / day
H(006) cleans the belly, H(068) worm of woman, barks of Musanga cecropioides + Baillonella toxisperma + Cola chlamydantha + Cylicodiscus gabunensis + Hylodendron gabunense, decoction, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath 1 times / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Center and Coastline)
Vernacular name : asseng
Reference HG 24
Author(s) : Gill, L.S.
Title : Ethnomedicinal Uses of Plants in Nigeria. Uniben Press, Benin City, Nigeria. 276p, (1992) Extracted from HI O8 (Ethnobotanical Uses of Plants Among the Binis in the Treatment of Ophthalmic and ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) Ailments) of Idu M., G.O. Obaruyi and J. O. Erhabor
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), decoction or infusion of the roots is given an anthelmintic especially for tape worms and dysentery
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 24
Author(s) : Gill, L.S.
Title : Ethnomedicinal Uses of Plants in Nigeria. Uniben Press, Benin City, Nigeria. 276p, (1992) Extracted from HI O8 (Ethnobotanical Uses of Plants Among the Binis in the Treatment of Ophthalmic and ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) Ailments) of Idu M., G.O. Obaruyi and J. O. Erhabor
Symptoms : H(008), H(068)
Recipes : H(068) anthelmintic especially for tape worms and H(008) dysentery, decoction or infusion of the root of Musanga cecropioides
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HI 08
Author(s) : Idu M., G.O. Obaruyi and J. O. Erhabor
Title : Ethnobotanical Uses of Plants Among the Binis in the Treatment of Ophthalmic and ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) Ailments Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 480-96. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/miduetal.htm
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, the prop root of Musanga cecropioides is cut and the liquid from it is dropped into the eyes thrice daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Edo State)
Vernacular name : oghohen (Binis), umbrella tree (English)
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(008), H(068)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery and H(068) tapewor The root bark of Musanga cecropioides is cooked and the decoction is given to the patient suffering from dysentery and tapeworm.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Area of Delta State)
Vernacular name : ukhorube
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, 1) paludism, leaves, stem bark of Musanga cecropioides, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : agbawo, oro (Yoruba), corkwood, umbrellatree (English)
Reference HK 59
Author(s) : Kwenzi-Mikala. J. (Prof.) & S. Mbadinga (Dr.)
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelles chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué ) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) Programme : Société-Nature chez les Pygmées du Gabon. (UNESCO publication) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(093)
Recipes : H(093) poisonings, gratter barks of the root of Musanga cecropioides with a knife, mix the powder obtained with the "nzingo" crushed. Put them both in a grilled banana, VO..
H(093) poisonings, put the barks in a container of water, add the crushed nzingo, VO. (recipes Baghama)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : museng yombi / miseng yombi
Reference HK 59
Author(s) : Kwenzi-Mikala. J. (Prof.) & S. Mbadinga (Dr.)
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelles chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué ) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) Programme : Société-Nature chez les Pygmées du Gabon. (UNESCO publication) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) purification, H(201) attracts sympathy and good graces, bath of purification with the barks of Musanga cecropioides, bath of purification with des barks of Musanga cecropioïdes
H(201) bad luck, attracts sympathy and good grace, bath of purification and prayers to the tree at its foothills (recetttes Baghama)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : dibale / mabale
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(027), H(031), H(033), H(099), H(126), H(130), H(162), H(178)
Recipes : H(027) repeated miscarriages, decoction of the root of Musanga cecropioides of Alchornea cordifolia as liquid for cooking and drinking
H(031) pain of the hip, pounded fresh leaves poultice
H(033) sterility, maceration of trunk bark of Cola diversifolia of Musanga cecropioides , enema 3 doses (+/_ 1/4 liter) en une seule prise or decoction of trunk bark : 3 doses (+/_ 1/4 liter) per day.
H(099) madness, decoction of the root of Diospyros gabunensis of Musanga cecropioides and Pycnanthus angolensis as cooking liquid of Fuku ( porridge made of manioc flour), 2 times daily.
H(126) jaundice, decoction of leaves : 1 glass 2 times daily.
H(130) paralysis of limbs, decoction of trunk bark : 1 bath every 2 days or enema 3 doses (+/_ 1/4 liter) once every 7 days
H(162) metabolic disorders of diuresis, decoction of the root of Psychotria peduncularis var. suaveolens of Musanga cecropioides and Allophylus lastoursvillensis : VO. 1 glass 2 times daily
H(178), cardiovascular disorders, decoction of the root of Allophylus lastoursvillensis of Musang cecropioides and Cephaelis suaveolens, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bwamanda (Bosempwanga), City of Bumba and suburbs, Gemena (Bobiengele), Tandala (Ngumu, Bonzale), City of Ingende, City of Karawa, of Bosobolo)
Vernacular name : musenge (Kiyombe), kombo (Ngwaka)
Reference HK 61
Author(s) : Kibungu Kembelo A.O.
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales du Bas-Congo et leurs usages (198 p.),(2003) http://www.sie-cameroun.cm/?q=biblio/doc/4825
Symptoms : H(091), H(099), H(118)
Recipes : H(091) heaviness and body cooling accompanied of jaundice and of white hair (Kivunda), decoction of the mixing of Musanga cecropioides (leaves and barks of trunk), Gossypium barbadense (leaves), Mondia whitei (roots) and Dissotis brazzae (leaves).To filter and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day.
H(099) epilepsy, burning in the house where the patient is the plants below :green leaves of Annona senegalensis, leafy stems vertes d’Arachis hypogaea and of Musanga cecropioides, of Musa paradisiaca, of Costus lucanusianus. Brûler for 3 consecutive days so that the smoke impregnates the patient's body
H(118) laryngitis (kikodi kodi), boil together barks of Musanga cecropioides, roots of Millettia eetveldeana, Clerodendrum uncinatum, roots of papaya, of Elaeis guineensis, of Sarcocephalus pobeguinii, Crossopteryx febrifuga (in small quantities), of Securidaca longipedunculata and of Pentadiplandra brazzeana; Cissus aralioides sliced, lemons sliced, roots or barks of Bridelia ferruginea and roots d’Itundu sp.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day. You can also take the prescribed medication against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin. Prohibited food : You can also take the prescribed medication against the blennorrhoea if the disease is of microbial origin.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : nsenga (Kikongo)
Reference HL 32
Author(s) : Lautenschläger, T., M. Monizi , M. Pedro, J. L. Mandombe, M. Futuro Bránquima, C. Heinze and C. Neinhuis
Title : First large-scale ethnobotanical survey in the province of Uíge, northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:51 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0238-3
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(027z), H(042), H(091), H(103)
Recipes : H(004) injury, fruit, leaves of Musanga cecropioides Incinerate dermal
H(008) diarrhea, fruit, leaves incinerate dermal
H(027z) birthing problems leaves decoction enema
H(042) dehydration roots, stem sap, VO.
H(091) revitalization stem Drink VO.
H(091) whole plant, roots, stem sap, crudity VO.
- H(103) toothache, bark, leaves decoction mouth whole plant, wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (province de Uíge)
Vernacular name : nsenga nsenga, nsenga (Kikongo)
Reference HM 51
Author(s) : Malan Djah, François
Title : Religion traditionnelle et gestion durable des ressources floristiques en Côte d'Ivoire : Le cas des Ehotilé, riverains du Parc National des Îles Ehotilé VertigO - la revue électronique en sciences de l'environnement, Volume 9 Numéro 2 | septembre 2009 http://vertigo.revues.org/8661
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), bois du tronc of Musanga cecropioides pour la préparation des recettes mystiques
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HM 80
Author(s) : Molloumba F. F. Bossali, P.J.Molloumba, G. Ewaméla
Title : La pharmacopée des peuples Pygmées du nord-ouest du Congo Brazzaville pour les affections bucco-dentaires Actes. Société française d'histoire de l'art dentaire, 2011, 16
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Musanga cecropioides; remedy plant of Pygmy peoples against dental caries, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : northwestern Congo Brazzaville
Vernacular name : kombo
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(002)
Recipes : H(002, 13) purification of breast milk, Collect each morning the water of roots of Musanga cecropioides, VO. until you reach efficiency
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(045)
Recipes : H(045) wound healing, disinfectant, sap, roots of Musanga cecropioides
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : nsenga, kimbongo, parasolier (Kikongo and Kiyombe)