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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)
Reference HA 02 has information about 137 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(037)
Recipes : H(004), pounded seeds of Abrus precatorius, local application
H(037), leaves of Abrus precatorius, unripe fruit of Musa sapientum, decoction (H2O) , VO. + H2O of fermented Zea mays + karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum)
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.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Official name : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia scorpioides (L.) W.F. Wight
Symptoms : H(014), H(086), H(098), H(099), H(151)
Recipes : H(014) dermatomycosis, leaves Aframomum melegueta, Eriosema psoraleoides, Nauclea latifolia, Piliostigma thonningii, barks trunc, stems, twigs, Daniellia oliveri, Spathodea campanulata , fruits Acacia nilotica, Xylopia aethiopica, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(014), fruits Acacia nilotica, Allium ascalonicum, pounded, delayed, bath + black soap
H(086)black tong, decoction (H2O) of fruits, VO. + gargle
H(151), ripe fruits of Acacia nilotica, Sphenocentrum jollyanum, pounded roots Tetracleta alnifolia, pounded leaves Blepharis maderaspatensis, Spilanthes filicaulis, delayer in lemon juice, VO.
H(098) disturbed sleep, barks stems, trunc, twigs Acacia nilotica, Nauclea pobeguinii, Pteleopsis suberosa, Enantia chlorantha, leaves Allium ascalonicum, Tetrapleura tetraptera, ripe fruits Citrus aurantifolia, Xylopia aethiopica, roots Morinda lucida, Anogeissus leiocarpus, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(012), H(013), H(014), H(018), H(020), H(093), H(031), H(033), H(036), H(037), H(038), H(046), H(051), H(068), H(086x), H(091), H(093), H(101), H(104), H(108), H(122), H(187), H(189), H(201), H(210x)
Recipes : H(012), barks stem, branch, trunk, to pound of Erythrophleum ivorense, latex Euphorbia unispina, powder of fruit of Aframomum melegueta, pounded bulb of Allium ascalonicum, to dilute in of palm oil, local application
H(013) , adult flowers, powder of Imperata cylindrica, ripe fruit pounded, delayer, local application d'une cold porridge
H(014), leaves of Aframomum melegueta of Eriosema psoraleoides of Piliostigma thonninghii, ripe fruit of Acacia nilotica, barks stem, branch, trunk of Daniellia oliveri of Spathodea campanulata, leaves and barks stem, branch, trunk of Nauclea latifolia, decoction (H2O) , bath, VO.
H(018), barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, buds of Eugenia aromatica, leaves of Ocimum canum, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, to take snuff
H(018), ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, ONS. Syzygium aromaticum, buds Eugenia aromatica, leaves of Ocimum canum, to pound, to take snuff
H(020), flowers of Justicia insularis, seeds of Aframomum, VO.
H(020) scorpion, latex of Euphorbia hirta, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, local application
H(020) + H(093), barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum ivorense, latex of Euphorbia unispina, bulbde Allium ascalonicum, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, to pound, to dilute in palm oil, VO.
H(031), roots of Gardenia aqualla, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(033) woman, ripe fruit carbonisé of Aframomum melegueta, leaves carbonised of Biophytum petersianum, seeds carbonised of Vigna sinensis, porridge, VO.
H(033) woman, seeds carbonised of Vigna sinensis, ripe fruit carbonisé of Aframomum melegueta, VO.
H(033) woman, leaves powder of Biophytum petersianum of Dyschoriste perrottetii of Desmodium velutinum, seeds en powder, to dilute, VO.
H(033) woman, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, leaves of Dyschoriste perrottetii of Desmodium velutinum, diluted powder, VO.
H(033) woman, powder of roots of Cussonia bancoensis, powder of ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta of Tetrapleura teteraptera of Xylopia aethiopica of Gladiolus psittacinus of seeds of Curculigo pilosa of Piper guineense, VO.
H(033) woman, ripe fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Xylopia aethiopica of Gladiolus psittacinus, seeds of Curculigo pilosa, ONS. Zanthoxylum dinklagei, seeds of Piper guineense, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, powder, VO.
H(036), powder of roots of Cussonia bancoensis of ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, ripe fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Xylopia aethiopica of Gladiolus psittacinus, seeds of Curculigo pilosa, ONS. Sepia officinalis, seeds of Piper guineense, powders, VO.
H(036) swoon, fruit carbonisé of Aframomum, porridge, VO.
H(037), leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(037), ripe fruit pounded of Aframomum, VO.
H(037) pneumonia, leaves of Cassia occidentalis, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
H(038), stem without leaves of Euphorbia lateriflora, seeds poundede of Cola acuminata of Garcinia kola, fruit pounded of Aframomum melegueta, porridge, VO.
H(046), leaves of Aframomum, decoction (H2O) , décantation, VO. + bath
H(046), whole plant of Hymenocardia acida, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, leaves of Cajanus cajan of Pennisetum purpureum of Crateva religiosa, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Aframomum of Eriosema psoraleoides, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(068), seeds poundedes en powder of Aframomum melegueta, folioles séchées en powder of Cassia alata, porridge, VO.
H(086x), leaves decoction (H2O) Aframomum melegueta, stem without leaves of Pycnanthus angolensis
H(091) accouchement normal, juice leaves of Spondias mombin, juice of seeds of Aframomum melegueta, bath
H(093), leaves and roots of Petiveria alliacea, stems with leaves of Indigofera dendroides, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, roots and stem with leaves of Ageratum conyzoides, whole plant of Peperomia pellucida, stem with leaves of Andropogon gayanus, powders diluteds in alcohol, to wash and scarifications
H(101) ménométrorragie, ripe fruit carbonisé of Aframomum melegueta, VO.
H(101), stem without leaves of Cyperus articulatus, ripe fruit carbonisé of Aframomum melegueta, to dilute, VO.
H(101), leaves carbonised of Diodia scandens , ripe fruit carbonisé of Aframomum melegueta, VO. en cold porridge
H(104), epicarp poundede of Aframomum, porridge, VO.
H(104), roots poundedes of Aframomum melegueta of Aristolochia ringens, porridge, VO.
H(104), seeds poundedes of Aframomum, ONS. of Chlorophora excelsa, VO.
H(108),fruit of Aframomum melegueta, leaves of Ocimum canum, ONS. Sysygium aromaticum, powder, to take snuff
H(108), powder barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, buds en powder of Eugenia aromatica, powder leaves of Ocimum canum, Sysygium aromaticum
H(122), stem without leaves, séchée, powder of Bombax buonopozense, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, seeds séchée en powder of Cola acuminata of Garcinia kola to dilute in milk, VO.
H(187) fontanels, fruit of Aframomum, carbonisé, to dilute in palm oil, local application
H(189) of la conduite, powder leaves of Jatropha curcas, powder of seeds of Aframomum melegueta, scarifications
H(201), psychosis, barks of la underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, pulp du fruit carbonisé of Elaeis guineensis, fruit carbonisé of Aframomum melegueta, VO.
H(201), psychosis, pulp fruit carbonisé of Elaeis guineensis, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta carbonisé, VO.,
H(210x) alcoholisme, powder of fruit of Aframomum to dilute in of l'alcohol, VO. + excréments of porc or of chien
H(210x) tabagisme, fruit pounded of Aframomum, VO. + excréments of porc or of chien
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(046), H(051), H(068), H(093), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), infectious diarrhoea, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica charantia, to pound, juice, VO.
H(008), infectious diarrhoea, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica charantia, to pound, to dilute (H2O), VO. + salt
H(008), infectious diarrhoea, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica charantia, juice, VO.
H(046) measles, friction, diluted juice of whole plant of Ageratum conyzoides of Pergulia daemia of Allium ascalonicum
H(051) eruptive, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Vernonia amygdalina, to pound, to dilute, bath + black soap
H(051) eruptive, friction with leaves of Ageratum., to carbonize and to dilute + black soap
H(051), leaves juice, VO.
H(051) child, leaves juice of Ageratum, VO.
H(068) intestinal parasitism, leaves of Ocimum gratissimum of Momordica charantia of Ageratum conyzoides, to pound, juice, VO.
H(093), roots, leaves of Petiveria alliacea, stems with leaves of Indigofera dendroides, roots of Ageratum conyzoides, ripe fruit Aframomum melegueta, whole plant of Peperomia pellucida, stems with leaves of Andropogon gayanus, powder, to dilute (alcohol), to wash, scarifications
H(201) brain desease, stems with leaves of Ageratum., to pound, juice, to decant, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(098)
Recipes : 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
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Allium cepa L.
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(094), H(104), H(157)
Recipes : H(008), whole plant Allium cepa, leaves Ocimum gratissimum, Momordica charantia, to pound, dlayer, VO.
H(008) + H(104), stomach ulcer , leaves, bulb Allium cepa , seeds Garcinia kola, leaves Vernonia amygdalina, powder, delayed, VO.
H(014), whole plant Allium cepa and Ocimum gratissimum , roots Plumbago zeylanica , leaves Momordica charantia, delayed in oil palm, friction
H(014), whole plant Allium cepa d layer in palm oil, friction
H(094), whole plant Allium cepa, ripe fruit Eugenia aromatica, roots Aristolochia ringens , seeds Picralima nitida , ripe fruit Xylopia aethiopica, barks stems, trunc, twigs Uvaria chamae, VO.
H(157) childs, whole plant Allium cepa and Nicotiana tabacum , rhizom Crinum jagus, infusion, VO.
H(157) childs, whole plant Allium cepa, infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(043), H(094), H(104), H(048), H(135), H(157), H(159)
Recipes : H(043), bulb pounded, VO. + frictions
H(094), bulb Allium sativum, barks from stalks, trunk, twigs Lannea welwitschii, Holarrhena fluribunda, roots Pseudocedrela kotschyi , Anogeissus leiocarpus,Terminalia glaucescens , Aristolochia ringens, seeds Picralima nitida, raw fruits Piper guineense, flowers, Eugenia aromatica , decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(104) child, bulb Allium sativum, roots Anogeissus leiocarpus , Aritolochia ringens, flowers Eugenia aromatica, seeds Picralima nitida, infusion, VO.
H(135) + H(048), bulb Allium sativum, barks from stalks, trunk, twigs Musanga cecropioides , roots Aristolochia ringens, Eugenia aromatica, maceration H2O, VO.
H(157), whole plant, extraction H2O, bath
H(159) in period of non feeding, bulb Allium sativum, Gladiolus psittacinus, roots Calliandra portoriensis, Morinda lucida , Antocleista djalonensis, Aristolochia ringens, seeds Picralima nitida, rhizoms Curculigo pilosa , raw fruits Xylopia aethiopica , maceration in alcohol, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Alstonia boonei De Wild
Official name : Alstonia boonei De Wild
Family : Apocynaceae
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
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(093), H(201)
Recipes : H(093), VO., inflorescence
H(201), inflorescence, scarifications
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Amaranthus viridis L.
Official name : Amaranthus viridis L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) skin eruption, leaves of Kalanchoe crenata of Amaranthus viridis, stem without leaves of Peperomia pellucida, to pound, to dilute in palm oil, friction + juice of the trunk of a red banana tree
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Anacardium occidentale L.
Official name : Anacardium occidentale L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(098)
Recipes : H(098), barks stem, branch, trunk of Terminalia glaucescens of Nauclea latifolia of Ricinodendron heudelotti of Vitex diniana of Ekerbergia senegalensis of Pterocarpus erinaceus of Bridelia ferruginea , of Anacardium occidentale, roots of Phyllanthus muellerinus decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Ananas sativus Lindl.
Official name : Ananas sativus Lindl.
Family : Bromeliaceae
Synonyms : Ananas comosus (L.) Merr.
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038), ripe fruit of Ananas., maceration (H2O), VO.
H(038), fruit pulp of Carica papaya, fruit pulp of Ananas comosus, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Andropogon gayanus Kunth
Official name : Andropogon gayanus Kunth
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(093)
Recipes : H(093), leaves and roots of Petiveria alliacea, stems with leaves of Indigofera dendroides, ripe fruit of Aframomum melegueta, roots and stems with leaves of Ageratum conyzoides, whole plant of Peperomia pellucida, stems with leaves of Andropogon gayanus, powders delayed in alcohol, to wash and scarifications + alcohol + soap
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(038), H(051)
Recipes : H(038), leaves of Byrsocarpus coccineus of Annona senegalensis, to pound + H2O, to decant, VO.
H(051), leaves of Byrsocarpus coccineus of Annona senegalensis, to pound + H2O, to decant, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Anogeissus schimperi Hochst. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Symptoms : H(051), H(094), H(098), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : 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(094), roots of Anogeissus leiocarpa of Terminalia glaucescens, bulb of Allium ascalonicum, to pound, to dilute in palm oil, to dilute in H2O, VO.
H(094), bulb Allium sativum, barks stem, branch, trunk of Lannea welwitschii of Holarrhena fluribunda, roots of Pseudocedrela kotschyi of Anogeissus leiocarpa of Terminalia glaucescens of Aristolochia ringens, seeds of Picralima nitida, ripe fruit of Piper guineense, adult flowers of Eugenia aromatica , decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(098), leaves of Allium ascalonicum, ripe fruit of Tetrapleura tetraptera of Citrus aurantifolia of Xylopia aethiopica, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pteleopsis suberosa of Enantia chlorantha of Acacia nilotica of Nauclea pobeguinii, roots of Anogeissus leiocarpa of Morinda lucida, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(104), childs, whole plant of Allium ascalonicum, roots of Anogeissus leiocarpa of Aristolochia ringens, adult flowers of Eugenia aromatica, bulb of Allium sativum, seeds of Picralina nitida, infusion, VO. + camphor
H(201) neurosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Antaris africana of Butyrospermum paradoxum of Annogeissus leiocarpus of Lannea welwitschii of Bombax buonopozense of Vitex doniana of Pterygota bequaertii, roots of Ongokea gore, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(201) neurosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Anogeissus leiocarpa, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Asparagus africanus Lam.
Official name : Asparagus africanus Lam.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(097)
Recipes : H(005), testicles oedema, roots of Asparagus africanus., decoction (H2O) , local application
H(097) testicles ectopia , roots of Asparagus., decoction (H2O) , local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Official name : Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Aspilia latifolia Oliv. & Hiern
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) scorpion, leaves of Aspilia africana, roots of Imperata cylindrica, to pound, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Azadirachta indica, roots, leaves of Citrus aurantifolia of Morinda lucida of Rauvolfia vomitora of Spondias mombin of Trema guineensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Biophytum petersianum Klotzch
Official name : Biophytum petersianum Klotzch
Family : Oxalidaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(094)
Recipes : H(033) femal, rape carbonized fruit of Aframomum melegueta, carbonized leaves of Biophytum petersianum, seeds carbonisées of Vigna sinensis, porridge, VO.
H(033) femal, leaves powder of Biophytum petersianum of Dyschoriste perrottetii of Desmodium velutinum, seeds in powder, to dilute, VO.
H(094), whole plant of Biophytum petersianum, oil of Vitex doniana of Butyrospermum paradoxum, to pound, local application, VO. decoction (H2O)
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Blighia sapida Koenig
Official name : Blighia sapida Koenig
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(187)
Recipes : H(018), leaves of Blighia sapida, maceration, to wash + charbon chaud
H(187) new born, fontanel anomaly, pulp fruit of Blighia, decoction (H2O), to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered