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Reference : HG 27

Author(s) : N' guessan, F.H. Tra Bi, M.W. Koné
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique des plantes antipaludiques utilisées en médecine traditionnelle chez les Abbey et Krobou d'Agboville (Côte d'Ivoire). Ethnopharmacologia, n°44, december 2009
Reference HG 27 has information about 54 plants :
Adenia lobata (Jacq.) Engl.
Official name : Adenia lobata (Jacq.) Engl.
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Adenia lobta, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Agave decipiens Baker
Official name : Agave decipiens Baker
Family : Agavaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Agave decipiens , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves decoction of Ageratum conyzoides, washed
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Alchornea cordifolia in decoction, body washed
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Alstonia boonei De Wild
Official name : Alstonia boonei De Wild
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Alstonia boonei, VO.
H(051) paludism, barks stems, crush, écraser , purgative
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ananas sativus Lindl.
Official name : Ananas sativus Lindl.
Family : Bromeliaceae
Synonyms : Ananas comosus (L.) Merr.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fruit decoction of Ananas comosus of Citrus aurantiifolia, flowers of Carica papaya, leaves of Senna occidentalis, roots of Cocos nucifera, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Annona muricata L.
Official name : Annona muricata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fruit juice of Annona muricata of Citrus aurantiifolia, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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 of Azadirachta indica, steam bath
H(051) paludism, crushed stem bark + H2O, VO and purgative
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J.C. Wendl.
Official name : Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J.C. Wendl.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Bambusa vulgaris of Tectona grandis, fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, stem with leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, wash + steam bath + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves decoction of Bidens pilosa, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Boerhavia diffusa L.
Official name : Boerhavia diffusa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, stem bark of Boerhavia diffusa, piler, application locale
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fruit decoction of Ananas comosus of Citrus aurantiifolia, flowers of Carica papaya, leaves of Senna occidentalis, roots of Cocos nucifera, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves decoction, VO.
H(051) paludism, flowers infusion, VO.
H(051) paludism, crushed fruit + H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves infusion of Senna alata, VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Senna alata of Senna occidentalis, crushed roots barks of Enantia polycarpa + H2O, washed, steam bath, purgative
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fruit decoction of Ananas comosus of Citrus aurantiifolia, flowers of Carica papaya, leaves of Senna occidentalis, roots of Cocos nucifera, VO.

H(051) paludism, leaves of Senna alata of Senna occidentalis, crushed roots barks of Enantia polycarpa + H2O, washed, steam bath, purgative
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Catharanthus roseus (L.) G. Don
Official name : Catharanthus roseus (L.) G. Don
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Catharanthus roseus + lemon sap, VO.
H(051) paludism, chewing the root, swallowing
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Chromolaena odorata (L.) R.M.King & H.Rob.
Official name : Chromolaena odorata (L.) R.M.King & H.Rob.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Eupatorium odoratum L.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves decoction of Chromolaena odorata, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Chrysophyllum africanum A.DC.
Official name : Chrysophyllum africanum A.DC.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Chrysophyllum africanum, steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Citrus ×aurantium L.
Official name : Citrus ×aurantium L.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck , Citrus paradisi Macfad
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fruit juice of Citrus sinensis + lemon juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Official name : Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves decoction of Alchornea cordifolia of Bambusa vulgaris of Tectona grandis, fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, stem with leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, washed + steam bath + VO.
H(051) paludism, fruit decoction of Ananas comosus of Citrus aurantiifolia, flowers of Carica papaya, leaves of Senna occidentalis, roots of Cocos nucifera, VO.
H(051) paludism, fruit juice of Annona muricata of Citrus aurantiifolia, VO.
H(051) paludism, fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, roots of Cocos nucifera, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Citrus maxima (Burm.) Merr.
Official name : Citrus maxima (Burm.) Merr.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of roots of Citrus maxima, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cocos nucifera L.
Official name : Cocos nucifera L.
Family : Arecaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of roots of Cocos nucifera, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cordia vignei Hutch. & Dalziel
Official name : Cordia vignei Hutch. & Dalziel
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Cordia vignei, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cucumis melo L.
Official name : Cucumis melo L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Cucumis cognatus Fenzl ex Cogn. , Cucumis melo L. var. agrestis Naud.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fruit juice of Cucumis melo + miel, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cucumis sativus L.
Official name : Cucumis sativus L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, grated fruit of Cucumis sativus + lemon juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Official name : Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Cymbopogon citratus of Manihot esculenta, stalk of Hibiscus sabdariffa, decoction + lemon juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Enantia polycarpa (DC.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Enantia polycarpa (DC.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, crushed leaves of Senna alata of Senna occidentalis, roots barks of Enantia polycarpa + H2O, to wash, steam bath, purge
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ficus exasperata Vahl
Official name : Ficus exasperata Vahl
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, stem bark of Ficus exasperata, maceration, VO.
H(051) paludism, stem bark + peper, finely crushed, purgative
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ficus polita Vahl subsp. Polita
Official name : Ficus polita Vahl subsp. Polita
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Ficus polita, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Funtumia elastica (P.Preuss) Stapf
Official name : Funtumia elastica (P.Preuss) Stapf
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, maceration of stem barks of Funtumia elastica, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Gymnanthemum coloratum (Willd.) H.Rob. & B.Kahn
Official name : Gymnanthemum coloratum (Willd.) H.Rob. & B.Kahn
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Gymnanthemum coloratum, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Harungana madagascariensis en steam bath + leaves of Parquetina nigrescens with crushed pepper, purgative
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Hibiscus sabdariffa L.
Official name : Hibiscus sabdariffa L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Cymbopogon citratus of Manihot esculenta, stalk of Hibiscus sabdariffa, decoction + lemon juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ipomoea involucrata P. Beauv.
Official name : Ipomoea involucrata P. Beauv.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of the whole plant of Ipomoea involucrata, steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves decoction of Jatropha curcas, steam bath, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Jatropha gossypiifolia L.
Official name : Jatropha gossypiifolia L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves decoction of Jatropha gossypiifolia, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Mangifera indica L.
Official name : Mangifera indica L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, stem bark of Mangifera indica, washed with the decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Manihot esculenta Crantz
Official name : Manihot esculenta Crantz
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Manihot utilissima Pohl
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Cymbopogon citratus of Manihot esculenta, stalk of Hibiscus sabdariffa, decoction + lemon juice, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Momordica charantia L.
Official name : Momordica charantia L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Momordica charantia, crushed, macerated, washed, purgative, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Morinda lucida Benth.
Official name : Morinda lucida Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Morinda lucida, decoction + lemon juice, steam bath, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Official name : Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Family : Musaceae
Synonyms : Musa ×sapientum L.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Musa paradisiaca, decoction + lemon juice, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, bark roots maceration of Sarcocephalus latifoliu in alcool, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Official name : Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of young leaves of Newbouldia laevis, steam bath, VO
H(051) paludism, crushed bark roots in H2O, drops in nose
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ocimum gratissimum L.
Official name : Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves decoction of Ocimum gratissimum, washed + steam bath
H(051) paludism, feuilles écrasée dans H2O, purgative
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Parquetina nigrescens (Afzel.) Bullock
Official name : Parquetina nigrescens (Afzel.) Bullock
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Parquetina gabonica Baill.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Harungana madagascariensis en steam bath + leaves of Parquetina nigrescens with crushed pepper, purgative
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Phyllanthus amarus Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Phyllanthus amarus Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves decoction of Alchornea cordifolia of Bambusa vulgaris of Tectona grandis, fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, stem with leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, washed + steam bath + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Picralima nitida (Stapf) T. Durand & H. Durand
Official name : Picralima nitida (Stapf) T. Durand & H. Durand
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, fruit maceration of Picralim nita , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Official name : Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves decoction of Rauvolfia vomitoria, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ricinodendron heudelotii (Baill.) Pierre ex Heckel
Official name : Ricinodendron heudelotii (Baill.) Pierre ex Heckel
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of stems barks of Ricinodendron heudelot, VO. + steam bath
H(051) paludism, stem barks crushed in H2O, purge
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Scaphopetalum amoerum A. Chev.
Official name : Scaphopetalum amoerum A. Chev.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, maceration of leaves of Scaphopetalum amoerum in alcool, VO.
H(051) paludism, decoction leaves, steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Secamone afzelii (Schult.) K. Schum.
Official name : Secamone afzelii (Schult.) K. Schum.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Secamoe afzelli, crushed, decoction, purge, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Struchium sparganophorum (L.) Kuntze
Official name : Struchium sparganophorum (L.) Kuntze
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Struchium sparganphorum, decoctiohn, wash, steam bath
H(051) paludism, leaves of Struchium sparganphorum, crushed in H2O, purge
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Tectona grandis L.f.
Official name : Tectona grandis L.f.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Alchornea cordifolia of Bambusa vulgaris of Tectona grandis, fruit of Citrus aurantiifolia, stem with leaves of Phyllanthus amarus, wash + steam bath + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Terminalia mantaly H.Perrier
Official name : Terminalia mantaly H.Perrier
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Terminalia mantaly, decoction, wash, steam bath
H(051) paludism, leaves crushed in H2O, purge
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Theobroma cacao L.
Official name : Theobroma cacao L.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Theobroma cacao, VO., steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors