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Reference : HA 35

Author(s) : Adamu Harami M. , O.J. Abayeh, M.O. Agho, A.L. Abdullahi, A. Uba, H.U. Dukku & and B.M. WufemTesfaye Kebede, Kelbessa Urga, Kidist Yersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta GutaYersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta Guta
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of Bauchi State herbal plants and their antimicrobial activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. Volume 97, pp. 421-427 ( 2005)
Reference HA 35 has information about 56 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) nervous disorder, seeds of Abrus precatorius, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : tandara
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(008), H(100)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(100) gonorrhea , leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : kuku
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(039)
Recipes : H(039) pesticide, tortoiseshell, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : albasa
Ambrosia maritima L.
Official name : Ambrosia maritima L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124) nose bleeding, leaves/shoot, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : babamore
Andira inermis D.C.
Official name : Andira inermis D.C.
Family : Papilionaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) vermifuge, seeds/bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : gwaska
Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Anogeissus schimperi Hochst. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery, bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : marke
Aristolochia bracteata Retz.
Official name : Aristolochia bracteata Retz.
Family : Aristolochiaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) anthelmintics , stem, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : duman dutse
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism paludism, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : dogon yaro
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112) abortifacient, bark, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : aduwa
Bauhinia rufescens Lam.
Official name : Bauhinia rufescens Lam.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Piliostigma rufescens (Lam.) Benth.
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) eye treatment, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : disga
Boswellia dalzielii Hutch.
Official name : Boswellia dalzielii Hutch.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(113)
Recipes : H(051) fever, H(113) rheumatism, bark/root, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : hano/ararabi
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : H(116)
Recipes : H(116) amenorrhoea , whole plant, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : tumfafiya
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(039)
Recipes : H(039) pesticide, fruit, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : barkono
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) ringworm, seeds, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : bauzanfari
Cassia singueana Delile
Official name : Cassia singueana Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna singueana (Delile) Lock , Cassia goratensis Fresen.
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) vaginal discharge, whole plant, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : rumfu
Cassia tora L.
Official name : Cassia tora L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia obtusifolia L. , Senna obtusifolia (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(013), H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fever,H(037) cough,H(013) ulcer, leaves , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : tafasa
Celosia trigyna L.
Official name : Celosia trigyna L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(020), H(068)
Recipes : H(068) vermifuge, H(020) snake-bite, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : nanafa, nanaho
Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Official name : Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, root, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : jibdakasa
Cochlospermum tinctorium Perr. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Cochlospermum tinctorium Perr. ex A. Rich.
Family : Cochlospermaceae
Synonyms : Cochlospermum niloticum Oliv.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) schistosmiasis, bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : r'awaya, barge
Combretum collinum Fresen.
Official name : Combretum collinum Fresen.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum hypopilinum Diels
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, bark/roots of Combretum hypopilinum, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : jan taramniya
Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Official name : Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Paradaniellia oliveri Rolfe
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : maje
Detarium microcarpum Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Detarium microcarpum Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(094)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(094) piles, root/bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : taura
Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Official name : Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, bark, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : kanya
Entada africana Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Entada africana Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Entada sudanica Schweinf.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves, RNS.
H(008) diarrhoea, bark, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : tawatsa
Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Official name : Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice, bark, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : minjirya
Euphorbia balsamifera Ait.
Official name : Euphorbia balsamifera Ait.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia sepium N. E. Br.
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000), shoot, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : yaro
Euphorbia hirta L.
Official name : Euphorbia hirta L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia pilulifera var. procumbens Boiss. , Euphorbia hirta var. procumbens Br. , Chamaesyce hirta (L.) Millsp.
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, stem, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : nonon kurciya
Grewia mollis Juss.
Official name : Grewia mollis Juss.
Family : Tiliaceae
Synonyms : Grewia venusta Fresen.
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, root, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : dargaza’a
Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Official name : Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(100), H(173)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(100) syphilis, H(008) diarrhoea, H(173) leprosy, H(139 ) impotence, H(006 ) + H(104) gastroenteritis, leaves, RNS..
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : sabara
Hyptis suaveolens Poit.
Official name : Hyptis suaveolens Poit.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery, bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : dodoyar fadama
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(006 ) constipation, root, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : binida zugu
Moringa oleifera Lam.
Official name : Moringa oleifera Lam.
Family : Moringaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, bark/leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : zogallangandi
Moringa pterygosperma Gaertn.
Official name : Moringa pterygosperma Gaertn.
Family : Moringaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, H(100) syphilis, leaves of Moringa pterygosperma, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : zogalla
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(008) + H(104)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) abdominal pain, bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : tafashiya
Ocimum basilicum L.
Official name : Ocimum basilicum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(039)
Recipes : H(039) pesticide, root, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : dodoya
Parkia biglobosa ( Jacq.) R.Br. ex G. Don
Official name : Parkia biglobosa ( Jacq.) R.Br. ex G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Parkia clappertoniana Keay
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045) antiseptic, bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : dorowa
Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Bauhinia thonningii Schumach.
Symptoms : H(034), H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, H(034) chest pain, bark/leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : kaego
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(126)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice, H(008) dysentery, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : goba
Schwenckia americana L.
Official name : Schwenckia americana L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(008) + H(104)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) abdominal pain, leaves, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : daudanaaor
Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Official name : Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach pain, bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : danya
Solanum nigrum L.
Official name : Solanum nigrum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum judaicum Bess
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) skin eruptions, fruit, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : gautar kaddi
Solanum nodiflorum Jacq.
Official name : Solanum nodiflorum Jacq.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(000), H(008)
Recipes : H(000) emesis, H(008) diarrhoea, fruit of Solanum nodiflorum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : gautar kaji
Sterculia setigera Del.
Official name : Sterculia setigera Del.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Sterculia tomentosa Guill. & Perr.
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhoea, bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : kukuki
Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Official name : Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : sansami
Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.
Official name : Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) stimulant, flower, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : malmoo
Tamarindus indica L.
Official name : Tamarindus indica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Tamarindus erythraea Mattei
Symptoms : H(045), H(135)
Recipes : H(045) antiseptic, H(135) digestive, fruit, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : tsamiya
Tephrosia pumila (Lam. ) Persoon
Official name : Tephrosia pumila (Lam. ) Persoon
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Tephrosia purpurea L. Persoon
Symptoms : H(039)
Recipes : H(039) pesticide, bark, RNS..
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : bubababa
Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Official name : Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000) manajitis, bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : majinfa
Terminalia avicennioides Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia avicennioides Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Terminalia dictyoneura Diels
Symptoms : H(008), H(094)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(094) piles, bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : baushee
Vetiveria nigritana (Benth.) Stapf
Official name : Vetiveria nigritana (Benth.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomachache, root, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : jema
Vitex doniana Sweet
Official name : Vitex doniana Sweet
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(045), H(082)
Recipes : H(045) antiseptic H(082) asthma, bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : dinya
Ximenia americana L.
Official name : Ximenia americana L.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, adache, whole plant, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : tsa’ada
Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Official name : Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(008) diarrhoea, rhizome, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : sarkin zabur
Ziziphus abyssinica A. Rich.
Official name : Ziziphus abyssinica A. Rich.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, root, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : mgarya’a
Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Official name : Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Synonyms : Ziziphus jujuba Lam.
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, root/leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : magarya
Ziziphus spina-christi (L.) Desf. var. spina-christi
Official name : Ziziphus spina-christi (L.) Desf. var. spina-christi
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, root, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : kurna