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Reference : HI 06

Author(s) : Inngjerdingen, K., C. S. Nergard, D. Diallo, P. P. Mounkoro, B. S. Paulsen
Title : An ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for wound healing in Dogonland, Mali, West Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume 92, pp. 233 - 244 (2004) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874104000832
Reference HI 06 has information about 66 plants :
Acacia nilotica var. adansonii (Guill. & Perr.) Kuntze
Official name : Acacia nilotica var. adansonii (Guill. & Perr.) Kuntze
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Del. subsp. adstringens (Schumm. & Thonn.) Roberty , Acacia adansonii Guill. & Perr.
Symptoms : H(004), H(013)
Recipes : H(004) new wounds (baarum), juice of leaves or dried fruits powder of Acacia nilotican, local application
H(004) new wounds (baarum), fruits powder mixed with H2O, to wash + powder application
H(004) old wounds (danna-waga), mii-pein), dried fruits powder, local application
H(004) open wound (nadonyu), dried fruits powder, local application
H(004), stems barks, decoction, to wash
H(004) genital wounds (sopise), roots barks decoction , VO. + bath
H(013) boils (agnumiirun), roots powder, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : baala, bara, baara
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(004), H(013)
Recipes : H(004) chronic wounds, roots decoction of Adansonia digitata as a wash
H(004) old wounds (miin pin hu), decoction of stem bark as a wash
H(013) small boil (taltal), powder from stems barks, local application
H(013) many inflmammated small boils (yaanga-yang), juice of fresh stems barks or powder of dried barks local application
H(013) deep boils (taltal), moss or lichen (nyengegi) on Adansonia digitata mixed with oil from seeds of Lannea microcarpa (saa), local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : oro
Ampelocissus grantii (Bak.) Planch.
Official name : Ampelocissus grantii (Bak.) Planch.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) old wounds (2 - 3 years old), powder of dry leaves of Ampelocissus grantii, local application locale
H(004) chronic (memumpei), powder of roots, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : enèginnu-omulu, omolosaa
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) gastric ulcer (binisugu butu), decoction of roots and leaves of Annona senegalensis , VO. + bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : jankooonno
Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Anogeissus schimperi Hochst. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Symptoms : H(111)
Recipes : H(111) (yaanhu), leaves powder of Anogeissus leiocarpa, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : sigulu
Arachis hypogaea L.
Official name : Arachis hypogaea L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) small boils on head (kuukenhu),H(014) itch, fruit powder of Guiera senegalensis mixed with the butter of seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii of Lannea microcarpa or of Arachis hypogea, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : elgele
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), decoction of leaves of Azadirachta indica , to wash + local application of powder
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : gonji
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : H(004), H(020)
Recipes : H(004), old infected wound (gaana), ONS of Commiphora africana of Balanites aegyptica + sulfur and potash, local application
H(013) (taa), ashes of protuberance of Balanites aegyptiaca, stem of Solanum incanum, mixed with H2O or butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(020) snake bite (yireeminu), fruit of Terminalia macroptera of Ficus sur + inner bark of root of Balanites aegypticaiaca, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : monron, moolo
Bauhinia rufescens Lam.
Official name : Bauhinia rufescens Lam.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Piliostigma rufescens (Lam.) Benth.
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) child, head mycosis (aramakaja), powder of dry leaves and fruits of Bauhinia rufescens , local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : séségéré
Blepharis linariifolia Pers.
Official name : Blepharis linariifolia Pers.
Family : Acanthaceae
Synonyms : Blepharis hirta Hochst. ex Nees
Symptoms : H(004), H(053)
Recipes : H(004) all kinds of wounds, aerian parts of Blepharis linariifolia, decoction is used as a wash and powder of the dried plant is applied
H(053) otitis (sugulujim), powder of seeds of Blepharis linariifolia is mixed with oil seeds of Lannea microcarpa or Sesamum indicum, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : yaanso, yawotanjomolo
Bombax costatum Pellegr. & Vuill.
Official name : Bombax costatum Pellegr. & Vuill.
Family : Bombacaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(113)
Recipes : H(004), bark powder of Bombax costatum, local application local
H(113), roots and stems barks, decoction, steam bath + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : togole, togee
Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(068)
Recipes : H(004) + H(068), internal wounds caused by bilharziose (ngirkisé), decoction of roots of Boscia senegalensis as steam bath + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : èlè
Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Official name : Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Family : Crassulaceae
Synonyms : Kalanchoe pinnata (Lam.) Pers.
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) otite (sugulujin), leaves juice of Bryophyllum pinnatum , drops in ears
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : sugulujiinloo
Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Official name : Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(014), H(020x), H(111), H(113)
Recipes : H(004)deep wounds (banrun), hot oil from seeds of Butyrospermum paradoxum local application
H(004) old wounds (mirun pei), butter fron seeds of Butyrospermum paradoxum mixed with coton of Ceiba petandra, local application
H(004) feets, (monno-koju), powder of dried barks of the trunk of Khaya senegalensis mixed with butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(004) internal wound (kélénunron), leaves and roots of Entada africana, leaves of Gardenia sokotensismixed with butter from seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii, decoction, bath, steam bath + VO.
H(004) (bannu), stems of Cissus quadrangularis , Lannea microcarpa, butter of Butyrospermum parki, to boil, cooled, local application
H(013) small, itching boils all over the body (kuu-kenhu), carbonised fruits of Capsicum annuum, mixed with butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(013) (taa), ashes of protuberance of Balanites aegyptiaca, stem of Solanum incanum, mixed with H2O or butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(013) boils, peduncules of fruits and flowers of Ficus sur mixed with seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(013) small boils on head (kuukenhu),H(014) itch, fruit powder of Guiera senegalensis mixed with the butter of seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii of Lannea microcarpa or of Arachis hypogea, local application
H(013) boils (ayaanra-mei), peduncles of fruit of Cucurbita pepo calcinated, mixed with butter from oil of the seeds of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(013) boils (agnaran mii), peduncles of fruits of Citrullus vulgaris mixed with butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(020x) (onguyèngèlè mimuminu),stem bark of Combretum micranthum + internal root bark of Waltheria americana + butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(111) (googo), oil from seeds is applied
H(113) muscular inflammatory (gaama anran), powder of dried roots of Calotropis procera mixed with seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii, local applicaion
H(113) inflammation, bark powder of the trunk of Entada africana mixed with butter from Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(113) inflammation, (kiru), decoction of stems barks, leaves, inhalation of vapours
H(113) inflammation, powder of ONS. mixed with butter of Butyrospermum paradoxum, applied
H(113) inflammation, powder of ONS. Of lannea microcarpa mixed with butter of Butyrospermum paradoxum, applied
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : miyum nii, minjugu
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : H(004), H(016), H(113)
Recipes : H(004, 2) (banrun), latex of Calotropis procera , local application
H(004) (barma), powder of internal dried bark of Calotropis procera, local application
H(016), powder of dried fruits of Calotropis procera, local application
H(113) muscular inflammatory (gaama anran), powder of dried roots of Calotropis procera mixed with seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii, local applicaion
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : anranpobo, poobu, pumpum, anranpobo
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) small, itching boils all over the body (kuu-kenhu), carbonised fruits of Capsicum annuum, mixed with butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : keepel
Caralluma dalzielii N.E. Br.
Official name : Caralluma dalzielii N.E. Br.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053), liquid obtained by heating the stems of Caralluma dalzielii, drops in ears
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : sukulaga
Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Official name : Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna italica Mill.
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) small boils (taltal), decoction of stems with leaves of Cassia italica, dried, to wash + powder in local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : anrangun gangalu
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(004), H(056)
Recipes : H(004), leaves decoction of Senna occidentalis, to wash + leaves powder, local application
H(056) to prevent Guinea-worm (yoro), seeds of fruits, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : guinjimognu, kangalaguno
Cassia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Cassia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia kotschyana Oliv.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) chronic wounds, powder of dried fruits of Cassia sieberiana, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : pèlpèlmun'gu
Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Bombacaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(004)
Recipes : H(001) eyes wounds (girukuunu), leaves decoction of Ceiba pentandra, drops in eyes
H(004) old wounds ((mirun pei), butter fron seeds of Butyrospermum paradoxum mixed with coton of Ceiba petandra, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : genhu
Cissus populnea Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Cissus populnea Guill. & Perr.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) external (kide kèju), powder of dry roots, local application
H(004) internal (kide kèju), powder of dry roots, mixed with H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : jumbo
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : H(004), H(068), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) deep wounds (banrun), coagulant,hot juice of the aerian part of Cissus quadrangularis, local application
H(004) (bannu), stems of Cissus quadrangularis , Lannea microcarpa, butter of Butyrospermum parki, to boil, cooled, local application
H(004) + H(201) boils caused by supernatural spirits (goommu), leaves and stems barks of Khaya senegalensis mixed with pieces of the trunk of Cissus quadrangularis, decoction, VO.
H(068) internal wounds from bilharzia, fruit decoction of Lannea microcarpa mixed with stems and leaves of Cissus quadrangularis, VO.
H(201) +H(013) boils caused by supernatural spirits causés, decoction of trunk barks of Cissus quadrangularis, stems barks and leaves of Khaya senegalensis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : ogonujaala, zarnazaru, oongoonujaara, ongonzala
Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsumara & Makai
Official name : Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsumara & Makai
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Citrullus vulgaris Eckl. & Zeyh. , Colocynthis citrullus (L.) Kuntze
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boils (agnaran mii), peduncles of fruits of Citrullus vulgaris mixed with butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : gamu
Combretum adenogonium Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Combretum adenogonium Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum fragrans F. Hoffm. , Combretum ghasalense Engl. & Diels
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) new wound, decoction of resh leaves of Combretum ghasalense, to wash + powder of young dry leaves, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : gujapilu
Combretum glutinosum Perr. ex DC.
Official name : Combretum glutinosum Perr. ex DC.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), powder of leaves or roots of Combretum glutinosum, local application
H(004) new wounds, powder of leaves mixed with H2O, local application
H(004) new wounds (barmu), powder of dry, red and young leaves, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : bamakile, dujopilu, ghjopilu
Combretum micranthum G. Don
Official name : Combretum micranthum G. Don
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum raimbaultii Heck. , Combretum altum Perr.
Symptoms : H(004), H(020x), H(111)
Recipes : H(004), old wound (mimu pei), leaves decoction of Combretum micranthum, to wash + powder of l'écorce interne of la racine en local application
H(004) new wounds (banrun), powder of dried seeds + of internal root bark, local application as coagulant
H(004) new wounds (banrun), powder of root bark, local application
H(020x) (onguyèngèlè mimuminu),stem bark of Combretum micranthum + internal root bark of Waltheria americana + butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(111) (yang), juice of the exterior roots parts, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : kéké, kuyo
Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Official name : Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), old infected wound (gaana), ONS of Commiphora africana of Balanites aegyptica + sulfur and potash, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : manjara mabin
Cucurbita pepo L.
Official name : Cucurbita pepo L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boils (ayaanra-mei), peduncles of fruit of Cucurbita pepo calcinated, mixed with butter from oil of the seeds of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : gonron
Detarium senegalense J.F.Gmel.
Official name : Detarium senegalense J.F.Gmel.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) old infected wound (mina dioo), fine powder of the trunk of Detarium senegalensis in local application
H(013) boils (hogufugula), decoction of the leaves of the gui, steam bath + VO.
H(111) burns by hot oil or H2O (yaangu), stems bark decoction as a wash + powder mixed with sesame oil, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : ponnu-konkon, poondu, pondu
Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name : Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(056)
Recipes : H(004) + H(056), internal wounds caused by worms (yoro), powder of ash of roots of Dichrostachys cinerea mixed with H2O, local application + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : pogo
Entada africana Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Entada africana Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Entada sudanica Schweinf.
Symptoms : H(004), H(016), H(113)
Recipes : H(004) internal wound (kélénunron), leaves and roots of Entada africana, leaves of Gardenia sokotensismixed with butter from seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii, decoction, bath, steam bath + VO.
H(016), fruitspowder, local application
H(113) inflammation, bark powder of the trunk of Entada africana mixed with butter from Butyrospermum parkii, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : balayolo, aala aala
Euphorbia balsamifera Ait.
Official name : Euphorbia balsamifera Ait.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia sepium N. E. Br.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) chronic wounds, decoction of roots barks of Euphorbia balsamifera as wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : gommuju
Feretia apodanthera Del.
Official name : Feretia apodanthera Del.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) vieille blessure infectée (Gaana), powder of dried bark of roots of Feretia apodanthera mixed with H2O, to wash + application local application of the powder
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : gigiree
Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name : Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sur Forssk.
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(020)
Recipes : H(004) leaking wounds (yaangayin) application of latex of bark of Ficus sur
H(004), mouth sores, application of dried barks powder
H(013) boils, peduncules of fruits and flowers of Ficus sur mixed with seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(013) boils caused by earthworms (yaanga-yang) application of latex of stem bark
H(020) snake bite (yireeminu), fruit of Terminalia macroptera of Ficus sur + inner bark of root of Balanites aegypticaiaca, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : gaa, kumupiiru
Gossypium barbadense L.
Official name : Gossypium barbadense L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) conjonctivitis (girukuunu), fresh leaves juice of Gossypium barbadense + H2O, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : kèmènè
Grewia bicolor Juss.
Official name : Grewia bicolor Juss.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) (barmu), roots juice of Grewia bicolor, local application or decoction of roots in local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : yooro
Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Official name : Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(201)
Recipes : H(004, 3) new wounds (baarmu, baanhi), juice of fresh leaves of Guiera senegalensis, local application
H(004) new wounds (mina banru), leaves or juice of fresh leaves, local application
H(004) new wounds (miin kaana), juice of leaves, local application
H(004) new wounds (banru), juice of roots barks, local application
H(004) internal wounds, fruits powder, VO. with milk or coffee
H(004) + H(201), wounds due to Satan (ogulubelem), stems and leaves of Guiera senegalensis, roots of Securidaca longepedunculata, to burn, smoke inhalation
H(013) small boils on head (kuukenhu),H(014) itch, fruit powder of Guiera senegalensis mixed with the butter of seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii of Lannea microcarpa or of Arachis hypogea, local application
H(013) small boils with liquid (modokudu), roots of Guiera senegalensis, mixed with the butter of seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : gorugo, goorugo, toniburu, gorubu
Hexalobus monopetalus (A. Rich.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Hexalobus monopetalus (A. Rich.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Uvaria monopetala A. Richard.
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite (yireeminu), a decoction of roots is used as a wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : gonjo
Hibiscus sabdariffa L.
Official name : Hibiscus sabdariffa L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) old wounds, bark powder of Tamarindus indica + fruits powder of Hibiscus sabdariffa, local application
H(004) wounds in the nostrils (jindongo), maceration of dry flowers + powder in local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : anjukooro, anje
Hyptis spicigera Lam.
Official name : Hyptis spicigera Lam.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) (koin-kéjé), decoction of the aerian part of Hyptis spicigera Lam., to wash + powder in local application
H(004), barks of Khaya senegalensis mixed with the aerian part of Hyptis spicigera, decoction, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : dunumajinjin
Hyptis suaveolens Poit.
Official name : Hyptis suaveolens Poit.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) new wounds, leaves of Hyptis suaveolens, juice is applied
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Official name : Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Swietenia senegalensis Desv.
Symptoms : H(004), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) + H(201) boils caused by supernatural spirits (goommu), leaves and stems barks of Khaya senegalensis mixed with pieces of the trunk of Cissus quadrangularis, decoction, VO.
H(004) + H(201) boils caused by supernatural spirits (goommu), powder of stems bark, application
H(004) feets, (monno-koju), powder of dried barks of the trunk of Khaya senegalensis mixed with butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
H(004), barks of Khaya senegalensis mixed with the aerian part of Hyptis spicigera, decoction, local application
H(004) wounds all over the body and chronic wounds, dried external barks of the trunc, decoction, to wash + local application of the powder
H(013) child (toogo), stem bark, decoction, to wash + powder application
H(020) snake, H(020x), powder application of the internal bark of the trunk
H(201) +H(013) boils caused by supernatural spirits causés, decoction of trunk barks of Cissus quadrangularis, stems barks and leaves of Khaya senegalensis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : pèlu, pèlèn
Lannea microcarpa Engl. & Krause
Official name : Lannea microcarpa Engl. & Krause
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(014), H(053), H(056), H(068), H(076), H(113)
Recipes : H(004) circular wounds (nenuwemei), seeds oil of Lannea microcarpa mixed with the seeds powder, local application
H(004) chronic wounds, gum decoction, to wash the wound
H(004) (bannu), stems of Cissus quadrangularis , Lannea microcarpa, butter of Butyrospermum parki, to boil, cooled, local application
H(013) spontaneous boils (jorogoii), inner bark of stem of Terminalia macroptera, carbonised, mixed with oil of Lannea microcarpa, local application
H(013) small boils on head (kuukenhu),H(014) itch, fruit powder of Guiera senegalensis mixed with the butter of seeds oil of Butyrospermum parkii of Lannea microcarpa or of Arachis hypogea, local application
H(013) deep boils (taltal), moss or lichen (nyengegi) on Adansonia digitata mixed with oil from seeds of Lannea microcarpa (saa), local application
H(013) inflammated boil (dindin mina), hot ashes of seeds of Lannea microcarpain a cloth dipped in oil of the seeds, local application
H(053) otitis (sugulujim), powder of seeds of Blepharis linariifolia is mixed with oil seeds of Lannea microcarpa or Sesamum indicum, local application
H(056), H(068) internal wounds of worms (yoro), fresh leaves of Lannea microcarpa heated in seeds oil of the plant, local application
H(068) internal wounds from bilharzia, fruit decoction of Lannea microcarpa mixed with stems and leaves of Cissus quadrangularis, VO.
H(076) wounds of lips and mouth (kan-mei), dried fruits, carbonised and mixed with hot oil from fruits, local application
H(113) inflammation, powder of ONS. Of lannea microcarpa mixed with butter of Butyrospermum paradoxum, applied
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : saa, kuree
Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Official name : Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Nauclea africana Willd.
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boils, leaves decoction of Mitragyna inermis, vapours are inhaled
H(013) small boils, roots, stems with leaves, decoction, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : sadeene
Opilia celtidifolia (Guill. & Perr.) Endl.
Official name : Opilia celtidifolia (Guill. & Perr.) Endl.
Family : Opiliaceae
Synonyms : Opilia amentacea Roxb.
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) scabies (kunju), decoction of leaves and roots, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : ciso
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(004)
Recipes : H(004), dry leaves or pods of Parkia biglobosa, powder, local application
H(004) new wounds (too-coupuu),stem bark decoction, to wash
H(004) mouth sores, decoction of barks
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : porgu, yulo
Pennisetum typhoides (Burm.) Stapf. & Hubb.
Official name : Pennisetum typhoides (Burm.) Stapf. & Hubb.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) deep wounds (banrun), seeds shells of Pennisetum typhoides , to boil, local application to prevent tetanus
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : yooro
Phaseolus sp.
Official name : Phaseolus sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boils on the fingers (kékéré), leaves of Phaseolus sp. mixed with powder of peas, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : nun
Phaseolus vulgaris L.
Official name : Phaseolus vulgaris L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(020x)
Recipes : H(020x) ants (manga mii), powder of carbonized Phaseolus vulgaris, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : nii
Piliostigma reticulatum (DC.) Hochst.
Official name : Piliostigma reticulatum (DC.) Hochst.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Bauhinia reticulata DC.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) new wounds (barmu), juice of fresh roots, local application
H(004) chronic wounds (miirumpei), decoction of barks of roots and stems, to wash + powder of green fruit peel, dry, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : koiboii, koibo
Prosopis africana (Guill. & Perr.) Taub.
Official name : Prosopis africana (Guill. & Perr.) Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) new wounds, powder of dried stem bark of Prosopis africana, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : kilè
Saba senegalensis (A.DC.) Pichon
Official name : Saba senegalensis (A.DC.) Pichon
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Landolphia senegalensis (A. DC.) Kotschy & Peyr.
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(004), wounds on feets (nakin), seeds oil, local application
H(013) small boils (kunju), decoction of green fruit, to wash
H(013) boils (anjuminu), hot seeds from green fruits, local local application to stop the inflammation
H(014) scabies, roots decoction of racines, VO. + bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : kambè, kaamu, kambee
Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name : Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(014), H(020x), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) + H(201), wounds due to Satan (ogulubelem), stems and leaves of Guiera senegalensis, roots of Securidaca longepedunculata, to burn, smoke inhalation
H(004) wounds in nostrils (jindingon) ,roots powder, local application
H(014), scabies, H(020x) +H(013) insect sting leading to boil (yaanga-kein), powder of internal bark of roots, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : toro, tooroo
Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Official name : Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013)
Recipes : H(004) old infected wound, decoction of roots and leaves of Securinega virosa as wash + VO. + powder of leaves, local application
H(013) boils, powder of dry leavesfeuilles sèches, local application
H(013) small boils on the body (toogo), decoction of young leaves as wash + VO.
H(013) boils on head and neck (baara nan miin), decoction of leaves and stems, to wash + local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : segedere, ségélé, sèsègèrè
Sesamum indicum L.
Official name : Sesamum indicum L.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Synonyms : Sesamum orientale L.
Symptoms : H(053), H(094)
Recipes : H(053) otitis (sugulujim), powder of seeds of Blepharis linariifolia is mixed with oil seeds of Lannea microcarpa or Sesamum indicum, local application
H(094) (dumogoi) application of oil of Sesamum indicum mixed with plants (?), local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : poli
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : H(004), H(013)
Recipes : H(004) wounds on the head or in the groin (bolokogno), decoction of stems with leaves of Solanum incanum, bath
H(013) (taa), ashes of protuberance of Balanites aegyptiaca, stem of Solanum incanum, mixed with H2O or butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : sonhugrèèpujoro, inrimbudu
Spondias mombin L.
Official name : Spondias mombin L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Spondias lutea L.
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) big boils (gomoogu), local application of powder from stem bark
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : jankoonno
Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Official name : Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) chronic wounds, roots decoction of Stereospermum kunthianum , to wash + powder of those roots, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : popolo
Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Official name : Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Family : Strychnaceae
Synonyms : Strychnos buettneri Gilg
Symptoms : H(004), H(056)
Recipes : H(004) + H(056)internal wounds caused by worms ( béré susu), VO. , soupe mélangée à de la poudre de graines
H(004), powder of seeds capsule, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Tamarindus indica L.
Official name : Tamarindus indica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Tamarindus erythraea Mattei
Symptoms : H(004), H(020), H(020x), H(103)
Recipes : H(004), new wounds (miin kaana), leaves decoction of Tamarindus indica, washed
H(004), new wounds (banrun), leaves decoction, hot application
H(004) wounds except fractures, leaves decoction, to wash + leaves powder, local application
H(004) internal wounds caused by worms (yoro), application of dry leaves and stems barks
H(004) old wounds, bark powder of Tamarindus indica + fruits powder of Hibiscus sabdariffa, local application
H(020) snake, H(020x), leaves decoction, to wash
H(103), gum powder, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : somee, omolo, omulu, omogon
Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(020)
Recipes : H(013) spontaneous boils (jorogoii), inner bark of stem of Terminalia macroptera, carbonised, mixed with oil of Lannea microcarpa, local application
H(020) snake bite (yireeminu), fruit of Terminalia macroptera of Ficus sur + inner bark of root of Balanites aegypticaiaca, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : gaduba, bodokubo
Vigna unguiculata (L.) A. Walp.
Official name : Vigna unguiculata (L.) A. Walp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(020x)
Recipes : H(020x) (magamei), carbonised seeds of Vigna unguiculata , application of powder
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : nimu
Waltheria indica L.
Official name : Waltheria indica L.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Waltheria americana L.
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(020x)
Recipes : H(004), old infected wounds (gaana), external bark of the roots of Waltheria indica, decoction, to wash + application of powder
H(013) small boil containing liquid (jojoro), decoction of roots of Waltheria indica, to wash
H(013) boils (anju mirun), external bark of Waltheria indica, decoction, to wash + application of powder
H(020x) (onguyèngèlè mimuminu),stem bark of Combretum micranthum + internal root bark of Waltheria americana + butter of Butyrospermum parkii, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : kaanbeelu, yin onwan, yang anwan
Ximenia americana L.
Official name : Ximenia americana L.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(020x)
Recipes : H(013), H(020x) insect sting leading to boils (yaanga-kein), application of powder of the internal bark of roots
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : onombani
Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Official name : Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Synonyms : Ziziphus jujuba Lam.
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boils on the fingers (kékéré), application of fresh leaves
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : oruwo