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Reference : HD 33

Author(s) : Dibong S. D., E.Mpondo Mpondo, A. Ngoye, M. F. Kwin, J.L. Betti
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of medicinal plants sold in Douala markets Journal of Applied Biosciences 37: 2496 - 2507 (2011) ISSN 1997–5902 http://m.elewa.org/JABS/2011/37/11.pdf
Reference HD 33 has information about 29 plants :
Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Official name : Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Synonyms : Aloe vulgaris Lam.
Symptoms : H(014), H(051), H(068), H(198)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(198) baldness, leaves of Aloe vera, RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
H(014) scabies, H(051) paludism, H(068) intestinal worms, leaves, RNS., VO. (Dakar markets, Douala)
H(014) skin disease, barks and leaves, RNS., Dermal. (markets Nkoloum, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Alstonia boonei De Wild
Official name : Alstonia boonei De Wild
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(051x), H(091), H(107)
Recipes : H(051x) yellow fever, H(091) anemia, barks of Alstonia boonei, RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
H(051) paludism, H(107) typhoid, barks et leaves, RNS, VO. (Dakar markets, Douala)
H(051) paludism, leaves et barks, RNS., VO. (markets Nkoloum, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Anthocleista vogelii Planch.
Official name : Anthocleista vogelii Planch.
Family : Gentianaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, barks of Anthocleista vogeliii, RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Baillonella toxisperma Pierre
Official name : Baillonella toxisperma Pierre
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(109), H(171), H(151)
Recipes : H(109) back pain , H(171) diabetes, H(151) hypertension, barks of Baillonella toxisperma, RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(051x), H(107), H(126)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(051x) yellow fever, H(107) typhoid, H(126) jaundice, leaves of Bidens pilosa, RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
H(051x) yellow fever, barks, RNS., VO. (markets Nkoloum, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice, leaves of Carica papaya, RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(126) jaundice, leaves of Carica papaya, RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Bombacaceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(100), H(139)
Recipes : H(026) painful periods, H(100) chlamydia, H(139) impotence, leaves of Ceiba pentandra, RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
H(100) chlamydia, barks, RNS, VO. (markets Nkoloum, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Costus afer Ker Gawl.
Official name : Costus afer Ker Gawl.
Family : Costaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(051x), H(107)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(051) paludism, H(051x) yellow fever, H(107) typhoid, leaves of Costus afer Ker, RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
H(051) paludism, leaves, , RNS., VO. (Dakar markets, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Official name : Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(126) jaundice, leaves of Cymbopogon citratus, RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
H(037) cough, leaves, RNS., VO. (Dakar markets, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Dacryodes edulis (G. Don) H.J. Lam
Official name : Dacryodes edulis (G. Don) H.J. Lam
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, leaves of Dacryodes edulis, RNS., VO. (Dakar markets, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Dissotis prostrata (Thonn.) Hook. f.
Official name : Dissotis prostrata (Thonn.) Hook. f.
Family : Melastomataceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(107)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(107) typhoid, leaves of Dissotis prostrata, RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
H(107) typhoid, leaves, RNS., VO. (Dakar markets, Douala)
H(051) paludism, leaves, RNS., VO. (markets Nkoloum, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Emilia coccinea (Sims) G.Don
Official name : Emilia coccinea (Sims) G.Don
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Emilia javanica auct.(missapl. Name)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice, leaves of Emilia coccinea , RNS., VO. (Dakar markets, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Enantia chlorantha Oliv.
Official name : Enantia chlorantha Oliv.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(107)
Recipes : H(107) typhoid, barks of Enantia chlorantha, RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
H(107) typhoid, barks, RNS., VO. (markets Nkoloum, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Entandrophragma candollei Harms (not registered in African data base)
Official name : Entandrophragma candollei Harms (not registered in African data base)
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(051x), H(100), H(107)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(051x) yellow fever, H(107) typhoid, barks of Entandrophragma candollei, RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
H(051) paludism, H(100) chlamydia, barks, RNS., VO. (markets Nkoloum, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Entandrophragma cylindricum (Sprague) Sprague
Official name : Entandrophragma cylindricum (Sprague) Sprague
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(107)
Recipes : H(107) typhoid, barks of Entandrophragma cylindricum , RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala),
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Eremomastax speciosa (Hochst.) Cufod.
Official name : Eremomastax speciosa (Hochst.) Cufod.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(091), H(197)
Recipes : H(026) painful periods, H(091) anemia, H(197) fontanelle, leaves of Eremomastax speciosa , RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Eucalyptus saligna Sm.
Official name : Eucalyptus saligna Sm.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves of Eucalyptus saligna , RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
H(037) cough, H(051) paludism, leaves, RNS., VO. (Dakar markets, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Garcinia kola Heckel
Official name : Garcinia kola Heckel
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(094), H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(094) hemorrhoids, H(104) stomach ache, H(139) impotence, fruits de Garcinia kola, RNS., VO. (Dakar markets, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Kalanchoe crenata (Andr.) Haw.
Official name : Kalanchoe crenata (Andr.) Haw.
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(051x), H(107)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(051x) yellow fever, H(107) typhoid, leaves of Kalanchoe crenata , RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala),
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Lantana camara L.
Official name : Lantana camara L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Lantana antidotalis Thonning.
Symptoms : H(051), H(139)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(139) impotence, leaves of Lantana camara, RNS., VO. (markets Nkoloum, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Nephrolepis sp.
Official name : Nephrolepis sp.
Family : Nephrolepidaceae
Symptoms : H(033y), H(038)
Recipes : H(033y) sperm failure, H(038) urinary infection, leaves of Nephrolepis sp., RNS., VO. (markets Nkoloum, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(198)
Recipes : H(198) baldness, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, RNS., Voie rectale. (goats market, Douala),
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ocimum basilicum L.
Official name : Ocimum basilicum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(046), H(051)
Recipes : H(046) red buttock, leaves of Ocimum basilicum, RNS., Voie cutanée. (goats market, Douala)
H(018) maux de tête, H(051) paludism, leaves, RNS., VO. (Dakar markets, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Panax ginseng C.A. Meyer (not registered in African data base)
Official name : Panax ginseng C.A. Meyer (not registered in African data base)
Family : Araliaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(171)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, racines de Panax ginseng, RNS., VO. (Dakar markets, Douala)
H(171) diabetes, racines, RNS., VO. (markets Nkoloum, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Passiflora foetida L.
Official name : Passiflora foetida L.
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(051), H(197)
Recipes : H(026) painful periods, H(051) paludism, H(197) fontanelle, leaves et fruits de Passiflora foetida, RNS., VO. (markets Nkoloum, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Pausinystalia johimbe (K. Schum.) Pierre ex Beill
Official name : Pausinystalia johimbe (K. Schum.) Pierre ex Beill
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) sexual weakness, barks of Pausinystalia johimbe , RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala),
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Picralima nitida (Stapf) T. Durand & H. Durand
Official name : Picralima nitida (Stapf) T. Durand & H. Durand
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(051x), H(107), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(051x) yellow fever, H(107) typhoid, barks et leaves of Picralima nitida , RNS., VO. (goats market, Douala)
H(051) paludism, H(107) typhoid, leaves, RNS., VO. (Dakar markets, Douala)
H(151) hypertension, H(171),diabetes, leaves et fruis, RNS., VO. (markets Nkoloum, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered
Voacanga africana Stapf
Official name : Voacanga africana Stapf
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, leaves of Voacanga africana, RNS.VO.(markets Nkoloum, Douala)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Douala markets)
Vernacular name : not registered