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Reference : HA 23

Author(s) : Ambe, G. - A. & F. Malaisse
Title : Les plantes utilisées dans la médecine et la pharmacopée traditionnelles d'une population Malinke en Côte d'Ivoire. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 14, 121 - 130, (2000) completed by: 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 HA 23b
Reference HA 23 has information about 36 plants :
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) abscess to the belly, crushed roots, infusion + milk (or lemon juice), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : sounsoun - gbêni (Dioula)
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves, decoction (H2O), bath + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : djokouadjo - brou (Dioula)
Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Official name : Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diar., barks, chewed, juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : sagba (Dioula)
Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Official name : Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(045)
Recipes : H(004) + H(045), barks, crushed, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : sagba (Dioula)
Cannabis sativa L.
Official name : Cannabis sativa L.
Family : Cannabaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), plant cultivated aroud the house, narcotic, stimulant
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : naman - ho (Dioula)
Carapa procera DC.
Official name : Carapa procera DC.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), dry seeds or oil
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : kobi (Dioula)
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006), strong purgative, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : djorouba - brou (Dioula)
Cassia hirsuta L.
Official name : Cassia hirsuta L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna hirsuta (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves, decoction (H2O), VO. (to anticipate)
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : kinkeliba moussoman (Dioula)
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108) cold, leaves, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : kinkeliba - tchêman (Dioula)
Cassia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Cassia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia kotschyana Oliv.
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), dry leaves Xylopia aethiopica + roots Cassia sieberiana, crushed, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
Official name : Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
Family : Araceae
Synonyms : Colocasia antiquorum Schott & Endl.
Symptoms : H(106), H(201)
Recipes : H(106) snake + H(201), plants around the houses, Colocasia esculenta, Securidaca longipedunculata
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : saha - gbè - fé (Dioula)
Cyperus articulatus L.
Official name : Cyperus articulatus L.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), plants around the houses, again bad spirits
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : mian (Dioula)
Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Official name : Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Paradaniellia oliveri Rolfe
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), leaves, decoction (H2O), VO, again hump
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : sanam - brou (Dioula)
Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name : Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), colic, stems, chewed, juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : krôgbô (Dioula)
Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Official name : Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(076)
Recipes : H(014), herpes, H(076), vesicle in the mouth, fruits, VO.
H(201), stems as teath pick, to have good luck
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : karamôko - sounsoun (Dioula)
Fagara zanthoxyloides Lam.
Official name : Fagara zanthoxyloides Lam.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides (Lam.) Zepernick & Timler
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), roots, decoction (H2O), mouth bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : woho (Dioula)
Gardenia ternifolia Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Gardenia ternifolia Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(050), H(104)
Recipes : H(050), fruits, VO.
H(050), roots, infusion, VO.
H(104), leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : m'bouré (Dioula)
Heliotropium indicum L.
Official name : Heliotropium indicum L.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(027z)
Recipes : H(027z), swelling of the face, pregnant woman, leaves, decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : nonhon - ciko (Dioula)
Hyptis suaveolens Poit.
Official name : Hyptis suaveolens Poit.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(056), H(106)
Recipes : H(056) paludism + H(106), fresh leaves or dried in the house, loosen a strong smell which pushes mosquitoes
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : sosso - gbè - fè (Dioula)
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(076)
Recipes : H(014)herpes , H(076)thrush, petiole, latex, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : gbêtaman - yiri, bagani - brou (Dioula)
Kalanchoe crenata (Andr.) Haw.
Official name : Kalanchoe crenata (Andr.) Haw.
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053), leaves, infusion, bath + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : dêbêdêbê - brou (Dioula)
Lippia adoensis Hochst. ex Walp.
Official name : Lippia adoensis Hochst. ex Walp.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), ONS., tea
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : soumgban (Dioula)
Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Official name : Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Sarcocephalus russeggeri Schweinf. , Sarcocephalus latifolius (Smith) Bruce , Sarcocephalus esculentus Afzel. ex Sabine
Symptoms : H(051), H(103)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves, decoction (H2O), bath, VO.
H(103), stems, chewed
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : bati (Dioula)
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), plant cultivated aroud the house, narcotic, stimulant
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : gbossoro (Dioula)
Opilia celtidifolia (Guill. & Perr.) Endl.
Official name : Opilia celtidifolia (Guill. & Perr.) Endl.
Family : Opiliaceae
Synonyms : Opilia amentacea Roxb.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves, decoction (H2O), bath + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : konon - gbéi (Dioula)
Parinari curatellifolia Planch. ex Benth.
Official name : Parinari curatellifolia Planch. ex Benth.
Family : Chrysobalanaceae
Synonyms : Parinari curatellifolia Planch. ex Benth. subsp. mobola (Oliv.) R. A. Graham
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), constant cough, young leaves, juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : toutou (Dioula)
Paullinia pinnata L.
Official name : Paullinia pinnata L.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), chewed stems, juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : gbotro - gbatra (Dioula)
Phyllanthus discoideus (Baill.) Muell. Arg.
Official name : Phyllanthus discoideus (Baill.) Muell. Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) stimulant, leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : bà - kôgô (Dioula)
Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Bauhinia thonningii Schumach.
Symptoms : H(027y), H(124)
Recipes : H(027y) + H(124), haemorrage after delivery, leaves, decoction (H2O), bath + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : gnamman (Dioula)
Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn.
Official name : Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171), leaves, decoction (H2O), VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : soumgban - fi (Dioula)
Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name : Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(106), H(201)
Recipes : H(106) snake + H(201), plants around the houses, Colocasia esculenta, Securidaca longipedunculata
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : djodo (Dioula)
Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Official name : Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) baby, leaves, decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : môgôcolo - calaman (Dioula)
Sida acuta Burm. f.
Official name : Sida acuta Burm. f.
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Sida carpinifolia L.f. , Sida stipulata Cav.
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) stimulating, leaves, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : djolo gbassa - gbassa (Dioula)
Tamarindus indica L.
Official name : Tamarindus indica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Tamarindus erythraea Mattei
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), chewed stems, juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Vernonia guineensis Benth.
Official name : Vernonia guineensis Benth.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Baccharoides guineensis (Benth.) H. Rob.
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), chewed roots, juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : tche - banangou (Dioula)
Xylopia aethiopica (Dunal) A. Rich.
Official name : Xylopia aethiopica (Dunal) A. Rich.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Uvaria aethiopica Guil. et Pers.
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), dry leaves Xylopia aethiopica + roots Cassia sieberiana, crushed, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : n'gani (Dioula)