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Reference : HK 42

Author(s) : Koné, M. W., K.K. Atindehou, H. Terre, D. Tyraore
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales utilisées en pédiatrie traditionnelle dans la région de Ferkessedougou (Côte - d' Ivoire). BIOTERRE, Rev. Inter. Sci. De la Vie et de la Terre, N° spécial, 2002 httpwww.csrs.chfichiersBioterreKone-Mamidou-tab2.pdf
Reference HK 42 has information about 47 plants :
Acacia polyacantha Willd.
Official name : Acacia polyacantha Willd.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, stem bark of Acacia polyacantha, chew raw stem bark and swallow the juice, once a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : guhonrugô (Niarafolo)
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(008), H(187)
Recipes : H(008) child diarrhoea, barks trunk decoction of Adansonia digitata, VO. 1/2 glass 3 X / Day
H(187) to close the fontanels, leaves decoction, VO. 1/2 glass / Day + bath in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
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(008)
Recipes : H(008) child diarrhoea, leaves decoction of Alchornea cordifolia, VO. 1/2 glass 2 X / Day
H(157) child convulsion, leaves decoction, VO.,1/2 glass + bath in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(157)
Recipes : H(157) child convulsion, to pound the roots of Securidaca longipedunculata with bulb of Allium sativum, made a decoction, VO. + bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Official name : Allophylus africanus P. Beauv.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) child bad nutrition, leaves decoction of Allophylus africanus, VO., 1/2 glass + baths in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Official name : Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Alternanthera repens O. Ktze.
Symptoms : H(013), H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(013) mouth ulcer,H(037) cough, H(051) fever, H(051) paludism, whole plant of Alternanthera pungens, decoction, for drink and bath, twice a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : kabélisaharga (Niarafolo)
Arachis hypogaea L.
Official name : Arachis hypogaea L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(157)
Recipes : H(157) child convulsion, to crush the whole plant of Euphorbia convolvuloides with the fresh seeds of Arachis hypogaea, VO. a little glass.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Asparagus africanus Lam.
Official name : Asparagus africanus Lam.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia,H(037) cough, leaves of Asparagus africanus, decoction in association with Maytenus senegalensis for drink and bath, twice a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : tutcholo (Niarafolo)
Borreria verticillata (L.) G. F. W. Mey.
Official name : Borreria verticillata (L.) G. F. W. Mey.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Spermacoce verticillata L.
Symptoms : H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(037) cough in chideren, H(051) fever, leaves of Cussonia arborea, decoction in asociation with Imperata cylindrica and Borreria verticillata for drink, twice a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Official name : Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) child cough, roots powder of Bridelia ferruginea, to dilte in hot H2O, VO. , in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Carissa xylopicron Thouars , Carissa pubescens A. DC. , Carissa spinarum L.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) child diarrhoea, to soak the roots of Carissa edulis in H2O, VO. the mother + and the baby 3 X / Day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cochlospermum planchonii Hook. f.
Official name : Cochlospermum planchonii Hook. f.
Family : Cochlospermaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) child cough, roots powder of Cochlospermum planchonii, to dilute in 1/2 glass hot H2O, VO. , in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Combretum molle R. Br.
Official name : Combretum molle R. Br.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum microlepidotum Engl.
Symptoms : H(004), H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(004) wounds,H(037) cough, H(051) fever, leaves of Combretum molle, decoction for drink and hot inhalation, twice a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : kahadjaba (Niarafolo)
Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Official name : Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Rondeletia africana T. Winterb.
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) child bad nutrition because of frequent pregnacy, leaves of Crossopteryx febrifuga (3 for a boy and 4 for a girl), in a bath and give to eat 1 egg per day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cussonia arborea Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Cussonia arborea Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : Araliaceae
Synonyms : Cussonia kirkii Seem. , Cussonia barteri Seem. , Cussonia djalonensis A. Chev.
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) child cough, leaves decoction of Cussonia arborea of Imperata cylindrica, VO. , in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cussonia arborea Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Cussonia arborea Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : Araliaceae
Synonyms : Cussonia kirkii Seem. , Cussonia barteri Seem. , Cussonia djalonensis A. Chev.
Symptoms : H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(037) cough in chideren, H(051) fever, leaves of Cussonia arborea, decoction in asociation with Imperata cylindrica and Borreria verticillata for drink, twice a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : nadoli (Niarafolo)
Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Official name : Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Paradaniellia oliveri Rolfe
Symptoms : H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(037) cough in chideren, H(051) fever, young leaves of Daniellia oliveri, decoction in association with young leaves of Piliostigma thonningii for drink, twice a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : siltigué (Niarafolo)
Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Official name : Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Paradaniellia oliveri Rolfe
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) child cough, decoction of young leaves of Piliostigma thonningii of Daniellia oliveri + 1 pinch of salt, VO. 1 little glass , 3 X / Day, until 3 years
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Official name : Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) child bad nutrition, leaves decoction of Diospyros mespiliformis , VO., 1/2 glass + baths in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Entada abyssinica Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(108)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(051) fever, H(051) paludism, H(108) cold, stem bark, roots of Entada abyssinica, decoction, for drink, twice a day or chewed
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : yiriwaha (Niarafolo)
Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Official name : Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(038), H(051)
Recipes : H(037) dry cough,H(037) tuberculosis, H(038) urinary infection, H(051) fever, roots, stem barks of Erythrina senegalensis, macerate of stem bark or decoction of roots for drink and bath, twice a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : katchignien (Niarafolo)
Euphorbia convolvuloides Hochst. ex Benth.
Official name : Euphorbia convolvuloides Hochst. ex Benth.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(157)
Recipes : H(157) child convulsion, to crush the whole plant of Euphorbia convolvuloides with the fresh seeds of Arachis hypogaea, VO. a little glass.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Flueggea virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Voigt
Official name : Flueggea virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Voigt
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(187)
Recipes : H(187) to close the fontanels, leaves and roots decoction of Flueggea virosa, 1/4 of glass + steam bath 2 X / Day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Kalanchoe crenata (Andr.) Haw.
Official name : Kalanchoe crenata (Andr.) Haw.
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) child cough, the leaves of Kalanchoe crenata are softened by fire, express the juice + salt, VO. 1 soup spoon during the crisis
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
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(037)
Recipes : H(037) child cough, decoction of trunk barks of Khaya senegalensis, VO. 1/2 glass + bath, in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Lophira lanceolata Van Tiegh. ex Keay
Official name : Lophira lanceolata Van Tiegh. ex Keay
Family : Ochnaceae
Symptoms : H(187)
Recipes : H(187) to close the fontanels, decoction of dry leaves + trunk barks of Lophira lanceolata, VO., 1/2 glass + bath in the morning and the evening, until the closure of the fontanels
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Official name : Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Family : Celastraceae
Synonyms : Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) child diarrhoea, leaves decoction of Maytenus senegalensis of rhizome of Imperata cylindrica , VO. 1/2 glass at the growing of the teeths ; to begin the treatment after 2 days of diarrhoea
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Official name : Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Family : Celastraceae
Synonyms : Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes.
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia,H(037) cough, leaves of Asparagus africanus, decoction in association with Maytenus senegalensis for drink and bath, twice a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Official name : Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Nauclea africana Willd.
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) child bad nutrition, leaves decoction of Mitragyna inermis , VO., 1/2 glass + baths in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ostryoderris stuhlmannii (Taub.) Dunn ex Harms
Official name : Ostryoderris stuhlmannii (Taub.) Dunn ex Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Xeroderris stuhlmannii (Taub.) Mendonça & Sousa
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) child bad nutrition, decoction of trunk barks of Xeroderris stuhlmannii, harvested at East and West + Cucumeropsis manniii Naud. (3 seeds for a boy and et 4 seeds for a girl), VO. 1 soup spoon in the morning and the evening during 6 days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(037)
Recipes : H(037) child cough, decoction of trunk barks of Parkia biglobosa, VO. 1 + bath, in the morning and the evening
H(046) child measles, to lay down the child on leaves of Parkia biglobosa during the sickness maladie
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Passiflora foetida L.
Official name : Passiflora foetida L.
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(046)
Recipes : H(046) child measles, application of the crushed leaves of Passiflora foetida on the body + enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Bauhinia thonningii Schumach.
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) child cough, decoction of young leaves of Piliostigma thonningii of Daniellia oliveri + 1 pinch of salt, VO. 1 little glass, 3 X / Day, until 3 years
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Bauhinia thonningii Schumach.
Symptoms : H(004), H(037), H(051), H(104), H(126)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, paste of young leaves in application on the wound
H(037) cough in chideren, H(051) fever, young leaves of Daniellia oliveri, decoction in association with young leaves of Piliostigma thonningii for drink, twice a day
H(037) cough in children, H(104) abdominal pain, H(126) jaundice, young leaves of Piliostigma thonningii, decoction, for drink and bath, twice a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : tchaman (Niarafolo)
Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn.
Official name : Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves of Pseudarthria hookeri, burn to a cinder and suck three times a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : tchéguenimin (Niarafolo)
Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn.
Official name : Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(187)
Recipes : H(037) child cough, ashes of dried stems of Pseudarthria hookeri + salt, let the baby suck the ashes or rub the breast of the mother with those ashes
H(037) child cough, ashes of roots of Pseudarthria hookeri of Uraria picta, to such 1 pinch during the crisis
H(187) to close the fontanels, decoction of roots, VO. 1/4 glass + steam bath in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Saba comorensis (Bojer) Pichon
Official name : Saba comorensis (Bojer) Pichon
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Landolphia comorensis (Bojer ex A. DC.) K. Schum.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) child diarrhoea, decoction of roots Landolphia comorensis, VO. 1 glass 3 X / Day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Saba comorensis (Bojer) Pichon
Official name : Saba comorensis (Bojer) Pichon
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Landolphia comorensis (Bojer ex A. DC.) K. Schum.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) child diarrhea, roots decoction ofLandolphia comorensis, VO. 1 glass 3 X / Day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region of Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Saba senegalensis (A.DC.) Pichon
Official name : Saba senegalensis (A.DC.) Pichon
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Landolphia senegalensis (A. DC.) Kotschy & Peyr.
Symptoms : H(091), H(187)
Recipes : H(091) child bad nutrition, leaves decoction of Saba senegalensis , VO., 1/2 glass + baths in the morning and the evening
H(187) to close the fontanels, ashes of the dry fruit and leaves of Saba senegalensis, application with few H2O
H(187) to close the fontanels, leaves decoction, VO., 1/4 glass + bath in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Official name : Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) child cough, decoction of trunk barks of Sclerocarya birrea, VO. 1/2 glass, in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name : Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(157), H(187)
Recipes : H(157) child convulsion, to pound the roots of Securidaca longipedunculata with bulb of Allium sativum, made a decoction, VO. + bath.
H(187) to close the fontanels, small pieces of dry roots of Securidaca longipedunculata in honey, VO. 1 little glass in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Sida acuta Burm. f.
Official name : Sida acuta Burm. f.
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Sida carpinifolia L.f. , Sida stipulata Cav.
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) prevention of child diarrhoea when teeth are growing, leaves decoction of Sida acuta, enema + to rub the gums + VO. 1/2 glass + bath in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.
Official name : Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) child cough, to crush young leaves of Syzygium guineense, to filter , VO., 1 glass 3 X / Day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Terminalia glaucescens Planch. ex Benth.
Official name : Terminalia glaucescens Planch. ex Benth.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Terminalia schimperiana Hochst.
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(113)
Recipes : H(037) cough in chideren, H(051) fever, rheumatism, young leaves of Terminalia glaucescens, decoction, for drink, hot inhalation and bath, twice a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : sangopènin (Niarafolo)
Terminalia glaucescens Planch. ex Benth.
Official name : Terminalia glaucescens Planch. ex Benth.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Terminalia schimperiana Hochst.
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) child cough, decoction of young leaves of Terminalia schimperiana, VO., 1 glass 3 X / Day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Uapaca togoensis Pax
Official name : Uapaca togoensis Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Uapaca somon Aubrév. & Léandri
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(055), H(099), H(113)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia,H(037) cough, H(051) fever, H(055) vomiting, H(099) epilepsy, H(113) rheumatism, leaves, stem barks of Uapaca togoensis, decoction, for drink and bath, twice a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Northern)
Vernacular name : kassérigué (Niarafolo)
Ximenia americana L.
Official name : Ximenia americana L.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) child cough, decoction of roots of Ximenia americana, VO., 1/2 glass + bath, in the morning and the evening
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (region fe Ferkessedougou)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors