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Reference : HK 58

Author(s) : Kayode, J. & G.M. Kayode
Title : Ethnomedicinal Survey of Botanicals Used in Treating Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Ekiti State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 44-55, (2008) http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/ekiti.htm
Reference HK 58 has information about 48 plants :
Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.
Official name : Abutilon mauritianum (Jacq.) Medik.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves, roots of Abutilon mauritianum, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : furu
Adenia lobata (Jacq.) Engl.
Official name : Adenia lobata (Jacq.) Engl.
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) leaves, stem of Adenia lobata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : dodo
Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Official name : Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, root of Afzelia africana, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : apa
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves, stem bark, fruits, roots of Alchornea cordifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ipa
Alchornea laxiflora (Benth.) Pax & K. Hoffm.
Official name : Alchornea laxiflora (Benth.) Pax & K. Hoffm.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) stem of Alchornea laxiflora, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : pepe
Allium ascalonicum L.
Official name : Allium ascalonicum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) whole plant of Allium ascalonicum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : alubasa
Allium cepa L.
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, bulb of Allium cepa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : alubasa
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves, stem of Amaranthus spinosus, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : tete elegun
Argemone mexicana L.
Official name : Argemone mexicana L.
Family : Papaveraceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, roots of Argemone mexicana, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : egunarigbo
Blighia sapida Koenig
Official name : Blighia sapida Koenig
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, stem bark of Bligha sapida, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ishin
Canarium schweinfurthii Engl.
Official name : Canarium schweinfurthii Engl.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) stem bark of Canarium schweifuthii, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : origbo
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, fruit of Capsicum fruitescens, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ata wewe
Cardiospermum halicacabum L.
Official name : Cardiospermum halicacabum L.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, roots of Cardiospermum halicacabium, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : shaworo
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves, fruits, roots of Carica papaya, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ibepe
Cassia podocarpa Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Cassia podocarpa Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) leaves of Cassia podocarpa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : asunrin
Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Official name : Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, stem and root barks of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : osan-wewe
Cnestis ferruginea DC.
Official name : Cnestis ferruginea DC.
Family : Connaraceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) leaves, roots, fruits, seeds of Cnestis ferruginea, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : omu-aje
Cyathula prostrata (L.) Blume
Official name : Cyathula prostrata (L.) Blume
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) stems, leaves of Cyathula prostrata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : shawere pepe
Desmodium adscendens (Sw.) DC.
Official name : Desmodium adscendens (Sw.) DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) leaves of Desmodium adecendens, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : epa-ile
Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Official name : Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves, stem bark, seeds of Erythrina senegalensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ologun-sese
Fagara zanthoxyloides Lam.
Official name : Fagara zanthoxyloides Lam.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides (Lam.) Zepernick & Timler
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, root and stem barks of Fagara zanthoxyloides, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ata
Ficus asperifolia Miq.
Official name : Ficus asperifolia Miq.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) leaves, stem bark, roots of Ficus asperifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : eripin
Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name : Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sur Forssk.
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, roots of Ficus capensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : opoto
Gloriosa superba L.
Official name : Gloriosa superba L.
Family : Colchicaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves of Gloriosa superba, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ewe-aje
Glyphaea brevis (Spreng.) Monach.
Official name : Glyphaea brevis (Spreng.) Monach.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) leaves of Glyphaea brevis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : not registered
Gmelina arborea Roxb.
Official name : Gmelina arborea Roxb.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) leaves of Gmelina arborea
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : melaina
Hexalobus monopetalus (A. Rich.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Hexalobus monopetalus (A. Rich.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Uvaria monopetala A. Richard.
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, roots, stems, leaves of Haxelobus monopetalus, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : lapawe
Hibiscus esculentus (L.) Moench
Official name : Hibiscus esculentus (L.) Moench
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, fruits, seeds of Hibiscus esculentus, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ila
Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Official name : Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves, roots, stem bark, fruit of Kigelia africana,, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : pandoro
Landolphia owariensis P. Beauv.
Official name : Landolphia owariensis P. Beauv.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) leaves, roots, stem bark, seeds of Landolphia owariensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ibo-akitipa
Manihot esculenta Crantz
Official name : Manihot esculenta Crantz
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Manihot utilissima Pohl
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves, tubes of Manihot esculenta, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ege
Mezoneuron benthamianum Baill.
Official name : Mezoneuron benthamianum Baill.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) leaves, stem, roots of Mezoneuran benthamianum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ajuju
Ocimum basilicum L.
Official name : Ocimum basilicum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves, stem, roots of Ocimum basilicum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : efinrin-wewe
Opuntia dillenii (Ker Gawl.) Haw.
Official name : Opuntia dillenii (Ker Gawl.) Haw.
Family : Cactaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) stem, roots of Opuntia dillenii, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : oreo
Phyllanthus niruri auct.
Official name : Phyllanthus niruri auct.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves, stem, roots of Phyllanthus niruri, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : asasa
Scoparia dulcis L.
Official name : Scoparia dulcis L.
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, roots of Scoparia dulcis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : aya
Secamone afzelii (Schult.) K. Schum.
Official name : Secamone afzelii (Schult.) K. Schum.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) stems, leaves of Secamone afzelii, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : alu
Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name : Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves of Securidaca longepedunculata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ofodo
Sida cordifolia L.
Official name : Sida cordifolia L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves, roots of Sida cordifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : iseketu pupa
Solanum nigrum L.
Official name : Solanum nigrum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum judaicum Bess
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves of Solanum nigrum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : odu
Solanum verbascifolium L
Official name : Solanum verbascifolium L
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) leaves, fruits, roots of Solanum vervascifolium, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ikan
Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Official name : Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, leaves, roots, stem bark, fruits of Sterospermum kunthianum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : akoko-igbo
Terminalia catappa L.
Official name : Terminalia catappa L.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, stem bark of Terminalia catapa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : odan
Terminalia glaucescens Planch. ex Benth.
Official name : Terminalia glaucescens Planch. ex Benth.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Terminalia schimperiana Hochst.
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, stem bark, roots of Terminalia glaucescens, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : odan
Tetracera alnifolia Willd.
Official name : Tetracera alnifolia Willd.
Family : Dilleniaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis) leaves, roots of Tetracera alnifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : opon
Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Official name : Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schumach. & Thonn.) Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, stem bark of Tetrapluera tetreptera, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : aridan
Trichilia prieuriana A.Juss.
Official name : Trichilia prieuriana A.Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, roots of Trichilia prieuriana, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : awe
Zanthoxylum gilletii (De Wild.) P. G. Waterman
Official name : Zanthoxylum gilletii (De Wild.) P. G. Waterman
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Fagara macrophylla (Oliv.) Engl. , Fagara macrophylla (Oliv.) Engl. var. preussi Engl , Fagara inaequalis Engl.
Symptoms : H(100), H(199)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (included, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, chlamydial infection, syphilis), H(199) HIV / AIDS, stem and root barks of Fagara macrocarpa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ata igbo