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Reference : HI 05

Author(s) : Igoli, J.O., O.G. Ogaji, T.A. Tor-Anyiin & N.P. Igoli
Title : Traditional medicine practice amongst the Igede people of Nigeria. Part II. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines (2) pp. 134 - 152 (2005) http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc05016
Reference HI 05 has information about 73 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), leaves of Anthocleista vogelii of Stereospermum kunthianum of Newbouldia laevis of Abrus precatorius, leaves and stems of Vernonia cinera, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ajikana (Igede)
Afraegle paniculata (Schum.) Engl.
Official name : Afraegle paniculata (Schum.) Engl.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(139), H(151)
Recipes : H(139), roots of Afraegle paniculata of Uvaria chamae of Parkia biglobosa , leaves of Dracaena perrotetii of Morinda lucida, decoction, VO., 1 X / J.
H(151), leaves of Anacardium occidentale, roots of Afraegle paniculata, decoction, VO., 2 X / J.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ikashu (Igede)
Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth.) Harms
Official name : Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth.) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Pericopsis laxiflora (Benth.) Meeuwen , Ormosia laxiflora Benth.
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, slim stems of Afrormosia laxiflora are chewed
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : odagbila (Igede)
Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Official name : Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), seeds as spice
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : igbe (Igede)
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(053), H(100), H(139), H(171)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, stem barks of Annona senegalensis, leaves and branches of Ageratum conyzoides, decoction, VO., 3 X / day
H(053),, exudates from warm leaves squeezed into the ear as drops
H(100) HIV/AIDS, decoction or maceration of the whole plant, VO., 3 X / day
H(139), leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Ageratum conyzoides of Newbouldia laevis, decoction, VO., 2 X / day
H(171), the whole plant of Ageratum conyzoides of Stachytarpheta indica, leaves of Sorghum guinensis, maceration, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu opioko, otogo (Igede)
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) hunting poison, latex of Carica papaya, stem of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction. The arrows are placed in this decoction during 24 h, allowed to dry and then used for hunting
V(092) fishing poison, stems barks and fruits of Parkia biglobosa, stems barks of Alchornea cordifolia.Theses plants are trown into dammed streams
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : upia (Igede)
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), leaves as vegetable
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu okongo (Igede)
Anacardium occidentale L.
Official name : Anacardium occidentale L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(151), leaves of Anacardium occidentale, roots of Afraegle paniculata, decoction, VO., 2 X / J.
H(171), leaves in decoction, VO., 1 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ikashu (Igede)
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(008), H(020x)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, stem barks of Annona senegalensis, leaves and branches of Ageratum conyzoides, decoction, VO., 3 X / day
H(008) dysentery, leaves of Annona senegalensis of Nauclea latifolia, maceration or decoction, VO., 3 X / day
H(020x) insecticide, a decoction of leaves and stem bark is poured on stored grain against insect attacks
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : unwu (Igede)
Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Official name : Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) hunting poison, stem of Bridelia ferruginea, roots of Parkia biglobosa of Piliostigma thonningii, leaves of Sterculia setigera, latex of Euphorbia poissoni, decoction. The arrows are placed in this decoction during 4 h, allowed to dry and then used for hunting
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ora (Igede)
Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Official name : Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(027)
Recipes : H(027) miscarriage, leaves and barks of Bridelia ferruginea, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ora (Igede)
Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Official name : Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Family : Crassulaceae
Synonyms : Kalanchoe pinnata (Lam.) Pers.
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053), scrapped inner bark wrapped in the leaves softened by warming and squeezed intothe ear as drops
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufo ivo (Igede)
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) hunting poison, latex of Carica papaya, stem of Alchornea cordifolia, decoction. The arrows are placed in this decoction during 24 h, allowed to dry and then used for hunting
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ugboja (Igede)
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(077), H(107)
Recipes : H(077), leaves of Carica papaya of Imperata cylindrical, maceration or juice in H2O, VO.
H(107), fresh leaves, maceraten squeeze or pound leaves, add H2O, filter, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ugboja (Igede)
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) skin infection squeezed leaves of Cassia alata, juice in local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu uguma (Igede)
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(006), H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, roots bark of Cassia occidentalis, maceration, VO.
H(104) stomach ache, leaves of Jatropha curcas of Gossypium hirsutum of Cassia occidentalis, decoction, VO.
H(139), leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Ageratum conyzoides of Newbouldia laevis, decoction, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu ochiri (Igede)
Cassia tora L.
Official name : Cassia tora L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia obtusifolia L. , Senna obtusifolia (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves of Cassia tora of Newbouldia laevis, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu ochiri, nyalegwu (Igede)
Cassytha filiformis L.
Official name : Cassytha filiformis L.
Family : Lauraceae
Synonyms : Cassytha guineensis Schum. & Thonn.
Symptoms : H(051), H(151)
Recipes : H(051), twigs of Cassytha filiformis, leaves of Daniellia oliveri, decoction, VO. - - H(151) leaves of Newbouldia laevis, stems of Cassytha filiformis, decoction, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : otetebilete (Igede)
Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Bombacaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), leaves as vegetable
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu envu (Igede)
Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Official name : Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, leaves of Cissampelos owariensis, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu ube (Igede)
Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Official name : Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) skin infection, grain of Sorghum bicolor , leaves of Euphorbia heterophylla, fruits of Citrus aurantifolia, mixture of sliced fruits, leaves and grains, to boil, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ugboji ochiche (Igede)
Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Official name : Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(139)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Clausena anisata of Ocimum gratissimum, maceration, VO., 2 X / day
H(139), leaves of Anthocleista djalonensis of Clausena anisata, roots of Cochlospermum planchonii, concoction, VO., 1 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu ode (Igede)
Cochlospermum planchonii Hook. f.
Official name : Cochlospermum planchonii Hook. f.
Family : Cochlospermaceae
Symptoms : H(139), H(171)
Recipes : H(139), roots of Cochlospermum planchonii of Phyllanthus muelrerianus, powder, VO., 1 X / day
H(139), roots of Cochlospermum planchonii, fruits and leaves of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction, VO., 1 X / day during 3 days
H(139), leaves of Anthocleista djalonensis of Clausena anisata, roots of Cochlospermum planchonii, concoction, VO., 1 X / day
H(171), roots of Cochlospermum planchonii, stems barks of Lonchocarpus cyanescens, fruit of Jatropha curcas, decoction, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : opiampire (Igede)
Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Official name : Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(104)
Recipes : Vc(008) diarrhoea, maceration of leaves, VO.
V(104) abdominal pain, leaves of Pennisetum polystachion of Cymbopogon citratus, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ume-okirara (Igede)
Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Official name : Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Paradaniellia oliveri Rolfe
Symptoms : H(004), H(051)
Recipes : H(004) wound dressin and circumcision, exudates from warmed leaves of Daniellia oliveri , squeezed onto wound
H(051), twigs of Cassytha filiformis, leaves of Daniellia oliveri, decoction, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ukpilla (Igede)
Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Official name : Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Family : Palmae
Symptoms : V(075), V(077), V(091)
Recipes : V(077), fruit of Parkia biglobosa +palm oil of Elaeis guineensis , VO.
Vv(075), Vv(091), pounded seeds of Sorghum guinensis in palm oil (Elaeis guinensis), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ori (Igede)
Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Official name : Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), bark maceration of Erythrina senegalensis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : eruana (Igede)
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(053)
Recipes : H(053), exudates of the stem is used as ear drops
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu idire (Igede)
Fagara zanthoxyloides Lam.
Official name : Fagara zanthoxyloides Lam.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides (Lam.) Zepernick & Timler
Symptoms : H(008), H(095), H(112x)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides of Morinda lucida, decoction, VO., 3 X / day.
H(095), leaves as vegetable
H(112x), boil stem bark, VO. by females before coïtus
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu otachacha (Igede)
Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name : Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sur Forssk.
Symptoms : H(004), H(008)
Recipes : H(004) wound dressin and circumcision, exudates from warmed leaves of Ficus sur Forssk., squeezed onto wound
H(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Ficus sur, boil with a little sugar or salt, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : okilendu (Igede)
Ficus exasperata Vahl
Official name : Ficus exasperata Vahl
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(020x)
Recipes : H(014) skin infection, leaves and stalks of Ficus exasperata are used to scratch itching or affected parts of the body
H(020x) a lmaceration of leaves is sprayed on crops against insect attack
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : uhuo (Igede)
Ficus thonningii Blume
Official name : Ficus thonningii Blume
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus iteophylla Miq. , Ficus burkei (Miq.) Miq.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), leaves as vegetable
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : uvo (Igede)
Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Official name : Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171), leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, fruits of Hymenocardia acida, decoction, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : uchuo onyomila (Igede)
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(139), H(171)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, leaves of Jatropha curcas of Gossypium hirsutum of Cassia occidentalis, decoction, VO.
H(139), leaves of Jatropha curcas, maceration, VO.
H(171), roots of Cochlospermum planchonii, barks of stems of Lonchocarpus cyanescens, fruit of Jatropha curcas, decoction, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : omangba (Igede)
Kiggelaria africana L.
Official name : Kiggelaria africana L.
Family : Flacourtiaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151), leaves of Kiggelaria africana of Mitragyna inermis, decoction, VO., 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : onyan-olampedaa (Igede)
Lawsonia inermis L.
Official name : Lawsonia inermis L.
Family : Lythraceae
Synonyms : Lawsonia alba Lam.
Symptoms : H(100), H(175x)
Recipes : H(100) syph, gono, roots of Lawsonia inermis, decoction, VO.
H(175x), maceration of fres leaves applied to colour desired parts of the body
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ilele (Igede)
Lonchocarpus cyanescens (Schumach. & Thonn.) Benth.
Official name : Lonchocarpus cyanescens (Schumach. & Thonn.) Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171), roots of Cochlospermum planchonii, barks of stems of Lonchocarpus cyanescens, fruit of Jatropha curcas, decoction, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ochumchu (Igede)
Lophira lanceolata Van Tiegh. ex Keay
Official name : Lophira lanceolata Van Tiegh. ex Keay
Family : Ochnaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), leaves of Lophira lanceolata of Nauclea latifolia of Piliostigma thonningii, barks of Mangifera indica, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : okopi (Igede)
Ludwigia abyssinica A. Rich.
Official name : Ludwigia abyssinica A. Rich.
Family : Onagraceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), leaves as vegetable
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : achwe (Igede)
Mangifera indica L.
Official name : Mangifera indica L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(139), H(151)
Recipes : H(051), leaves of Lophira lanceolata of Nauclea latifolia of Piliostigma thonningii, barks of Mangifera indica, decoction, VO.
H(139), leaves of Mangifera indica, stems barks of Nauclea latifolia, concoction, VO.
H(151), leaves of Mangifera indica, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : mangoro (Igede)
Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Official name : Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Nauclea africana Willd.
Symptoms : H(051), H(151), H(171)
Recipes : H(051), leaves of Mitragyna inermis of Stachytarpheta indica of Nauclea latifolia, decoction, VO.
H(151), leaves of Kiggelaria africana of Mitragyna inermis, decoction, VO., 3 X / day
H(171), roots of Stereospermum kunthianum, stems of Mitragyna inermis, decoction, VO., 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : orerewa (Igede)
Morinda lucida Benth.
Official name : Morinda lucida Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(139)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides of Morinda lucida, decoction, VO., 3 X / day.
H(139), roots of Afraegle paniculata of Uvaria chamae of Parkia biglobosa , leaves of Dracaena perrotetii of Morinda lucida, decoction, VO., 1 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu ogile (Igede)
Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Official name : Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Family : Musaceae
Synonyms : Musa ×sapientum L.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound dressin and circumcision, exudates from rotten roots of Musa sapientum squeezed onto wound
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ugbor (Igede)
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(046), H(051), H(056), H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, leaves of Annona senegalensis of Nauclea latifolia, maceration or decoction, VO., 3 X / day
H(046) measles, leaves of Nauclea latifolia, maceration, VO. + bath
H(051), leaves of Mitragyna inermis of Stachytarpheta indica of Nauclea latifolia, decoction, VO.
H(051), leaves of Lophira lanceolata of Nauclea latifolia of Piliostigma thonningii, barks of Mangifera indica, decoction, VO.
H(056) filariosis, leaves of Nauclea latifolia of Piliostigma thonningii, decoction, VO.
H(139), leaves of Mangifera indica, stems barks of Nauclea latifolia, concoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : uche (Igede)
Nauclea pobeguinii (Pobéguin ex Pellegr.) Petit
Official name : Nauclea pobeguinii (Pobéguin ex Pellegr.) Petit
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii Pobéguin ex Pellegr.
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach ache, stems barks of Nauclea pobeguinii, to boil, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : use-ogo (Igede)
Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Official name : Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(037), H(051), H(139), H(151)
Recipes : H(004) wound dressin and circumcision, exudates from scrapings of inner root bark of Newbouldia laevis squeezed onto wound
H(037) cough, leaves of Cassia tora of Newbouldia laevis, maceration, VO.
H(051), leaves of Anthocleista vogelii of Stereospermum kunthianum of Newbouldia laevis of Abrus precatorius, leaves and stems of Vernonia cinera, decoction, VO.
H(139), leaves of Cassia occidentalis of Ageratum conyzoides of Newbouldia laevis, decoction, VO., 2 X / day
H(151) leaves of Newbouldia laevis, stems of Cassytha filiformis, decoction, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ogirici (Igede)
Ocimum gratissimum L.
Official name : Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(107), H(171)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Clausena anisata of Ocimum gratissimum, maceration, VO., 2 X / J..
H(107), leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, boil, macerate or squeeze leaves into H2O, VO., 2 X / day
H(171), leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, fruits of Hymenocardia acida, decoction, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ujuju okpevu (Igede)
Ocimum gratissimum L.
Official name : Ocimum gratissimum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : V(008), maceration of leaves of Ocimum gratissimum, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ujuju okpevu (Igede)
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(139)
Recipes : H(139), roots of Afraegle paniculata of Uvaria chamae of Parkia biglobosa , leaves of Dracaena perrotetii of Morinda lucida, decoction, VO., 1 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ojini (Igede)
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 : V(077), V(092)
Recipes : V(077), fruit of Parkia biglobosa +palm oil of Elaeis guineensis , VO.
V(092) hunting poison, stem of Bridelia ferruginea, roots of Parkia biglobosa of Piliostigma thonningii, leaves of Sterculia setigera, latex of Euphorbia poissoni, decoction. The arrows are placed in this decoction during 4 h, allowed to dry and then used for hunting
V(092) fishing poison, stems barks and fruits of Parkia biglobosa, stems barks of Alchornea cordifolia.Theses plants are trown into dammed streams
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ojini (Igede)
Pennisetum polystachion (L.) Schult
Official name : Pennisetum polystachion (L.) Schult
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : V(104) abdominal pain, leaves of Pennisetum polystachion of Cymbopogon citratus, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ame-evu (Igede)
Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Bauhinia thonningii Schumach.
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) hunting poison, stem of Bridelia ferruginea, roots of Parkia biglobosa of Piliostigma thonningii, leaves of Sterculia setigera, latex of Euphorbia poissoni, decoction. The arrows are placed in this decoction during 4 h, allowed to dry and then used for hunting
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : omepa (Igede)
Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Bauhinia thonningii Schumach.
Symptoms : H(020), H(037), H(051), H(056), H(171)
Recipes : H(020) spider stings, squeeze and express leaves juice of Piliostigma thonningii on sting sites
H(037) cough, leaves of Piliostigma thonningii of Phyllanthus muelerianus, decoction, VO.
H(051), leaves of Lophira lanceolata of Nauclea latifolia of Piliostigma thonningii, barks of Mangifera indica, decoction, VO.
H(056) filariosis, leaves of Nauclea latifolia of Piliostigma thonningii, decoction, VO.
H(171),roots of Piliostigma thonningii, leaves and seeds of Sorghum guinensis, decoction, VO., 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : omepa (Igede)
Prosopis africana (Guill. & Perr.) Taub.
Official name : Prosopis africana (Guill. & Perr.) Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, stem barks of Sterculia setigera of Prosopis africana, decoction, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : okeye (Igede)
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Vc(104), leaves of Psidium guajava of Pterocarpus satanlinoides, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : igova (Igede)
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Vitex doniana of Psidium guajava, maceration, VO. 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : igova (Igede)
Pterocarpus santalinoides L'Hér. ex DC.
Official name : Pterocarpus santalinoides L'Hér. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Vc(104), leaves of Psidium guajava of Pterocarpus satanlinoides, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : uturukpa (Igede)
Pterocarpus santalinoides L'Hér. ex DC.
Official name : Pterocarpus santalinoides L'Hér. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Pterocarpus satanlinoides, maceration, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : uturukpa (Igede)
Pterocarpus santalinoides L'Hér. ex DC.
Official name : Pterocarpus santalinoides L'Hér. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), leaves as vegetable
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : uturukpa (Igede)
Scoparia dulcis L.
Official name : Scoparia dulcis L.
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(091), H(103)
Recipes : H(051), maceration of leaves of Scoparia dulcis, VO.
H(091) tonique, leaves infusion of Scoparia dulcis, VO.
H(103), leaves maceration of Scoparia dulcis, mouth wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu ija (Igede)
Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench
Official name : Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench
Family : Poaceae
Synonyms : Holcus bicolor L. , Sorghum vulgare subsp. durra (Forssk.) Maire & Weiller
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) skin infection, grain of Sorghum bicolor , leaves of Euphorbia heterophylla, fruits of Citrus aurantifolia, mixture of sliced fruits, leaves and grains, to boil, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : igbi (Igede)
Sorghum guinensis (L.) Moench
Official name : Sorghum guinensis (L.) Moench
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(075), V(091)
Recipes : Vv(075), Vv(091), pounded seeds of Sorghum guinensis in palm oil (Elaeis guinensis), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : igbi (Igede)
Sorghum guinensis (L.) Moench
Official name : Sorghum guinensis (L.) Moench
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171),roots of Piliostigma thonningii, leaves and seeds of Sorghum guinensis, decoction, VO., 3 X / day
H(171), the whole plant of Ageratum conyzoides of Stachytarpheta indica, leaves of Sorghum guinensis, maceration, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : igbi (Igede)
Spondias mombin L.
Official name : Spondias mombin L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Spondias lutea L.
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) skin infection, stem bark of Spondias mombin, to boil or macerate, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : okinka (Igede)
Sterculia setigera Del.
Official name : Sterculia setigera Del.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Sterculia tomentosa Guill. & Perr.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, stem barks of Sterculia setigera of Prosopis africana, decoction, VO., 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufuru (Igede)
Sterculia setigera Del.
Official name : Sterculia setigera Del.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Sterculia tomentosa Guill. & Perr.
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : V(092) hunting poison, stem of Bridelia ferruginea, roots of Parkia biglobosa of Piliostigma thonningii, leaves of Sterculia setigera, latex of Euphorbia poissoni, decoction. The arrows are placed in this decoction during 4 h, allowed to dry and then used for hunting
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufuru (Igede)
Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Official name : Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(171)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, stem barks, leaves of Stereospermum kunthianum, stem barks of Uvaria chamae, decoction, VO., 3 X / day
H(051), leaves of Anthocleista vogelii of Stereospermum kunthianum of Newbouldia laevis of Abrus precatorius, leaves and stems of Vernonia cinera, decoction, VO.
H(171), roots of Stereospermum kunthianum, stems of Mitragyna inermis, decoction, VO., 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ugbenya (Igede)
Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Official name : Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), roots of Cochlospermum planchonii, fruits and leaves of Tetrapleura tetraptera, decoction, VO., 1 X / day during 3 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ugbonyoru (Igede)
Trianthema portulacastrum L.
Official name : Trianthema portulacastrum L.
Family : Aizoaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) skin infection, gronded leaves of Trianthema portulacastrum, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : okpee (Igede)
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), leaves as vegetable
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ujuju (Igede)
Vitex doniana Sweet
Official name : Vitex doniana Sweet
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), leaves as vegetable
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu utu (Igede)
Vitex doniana Sweet
Official name : Vitex doniana Sweet
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves of Vitex doniana of Psidium guajava, maceration, VO. 2 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ufu utu (Igede)
Xylopia aethiopica (Dunal) A. Rich.
Official name : Xylopia aethiopica (Dunal) A. Rich.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Uvaria aethiopica Guil. et Pers.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), seeds as spice
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria Benue state, Igede people)
Vernacular name : ayache (Igede)