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Reference : HM 33

Author(s) : Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title : Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Reference HM 33 has information about 143 plants :
Acacia albida Del.
Official name : Acacia albida Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Faidherbia albida (Delile) A. Chev.
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : V(095), fodder for animals, leaves, fruits, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : balansan (Bambara), balanzan (Malinke) (Minyanka) (Senoufo), vinyinu (Bwa), san furu (Bobo-fing) sèngè (Dogon)
Acacia albida Del.
Official name : Acacia albida Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Faidherbia albida (Delile) A. Chev.
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(007), H(037), H(051), H(053), H(095), H(102), H(113), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, H(001) cataracts, roots decoction of Acacia albida, eyes instillations
H(006) constipation, H(006) purgative, H(126) icterus, roots decoction of Acacia albida, VO.
H(006) constipation, H(126) icterus, barks and dried pods of Acacia setigera, RNS.
H(007) diuretic, H(051) fevers, H(051) paludism, H(102) bile, decoction trunk barks of Acacia albida of Sterculia setigera, VO.,
H(037) bronchitis, H(051) fevers, powder of roots and barks of Acacia albida, RNS.
H(051) fevers,H(037) cough, trunk barks of Acacia., infusion, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, H(053) ears diseases, maceration of roots of Acacia albida, RNS.
H(053) otitis, H(053) mumps, trunk barks of Acacia., decoction, VO.
H(201) mental diseases, roots decoction of Acacia., bath, VO.
H(095) food, sugared fruits of Acaciia, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : balansan (Bambara), balanzan (Malinke) (Minyanka) (Senoufo), vinyinu (Bwa), san furu (Bobo-fing) sèngè (Dogon)
Acacia macrostachya Reichenb. ex DC.
Official name : Acacia macrostachya Reichenb. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(008), H(018), H(037), H(043), H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, H(001) trachoma , decoction of leaves of Acacia macrostachya, eyes instillations
H(008) dysentery, H(006) purgative,H(037) cough, trunks barks of Xeroderris stuhlmannii of Pterocarpus erinaceus of Acacia macrostachya of Lannea acida, RNS.
H(008) dysentery, decoction barks and leaves of Acacia macrostachya, RNS.
H(018) sick headache, decoction of stems with leaves of Acacia., fumigation
H(043) child tetanus, powders trunks barks of Acacia., RNS.
H(103) caries, decoction of stems with leaves of Acacia macrostachya + pimento (Capsicum sp.) + salt, local application
H(104) child belly pains, barks of roots of Acacia macrostachya, RNS., enema
H(104) belly pains, decoction of leaves of Acacia., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : nsofarangoni, porotongoni, gwenijè (Bambara), safaranwoni, mburun (Malinke), wunyukurgo (Minyanka), wukulungo (Senoufo), hibwinu (Bwa), wolo-golono (Dogon)
Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Official name : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia scorpioides (L.) W.F. Wight
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(008), H(053), H(076), H(103), H(104), H(108)
Recipes : H(001) cataracts, pounded roots of Acacia nilotica, fumigation
H(001) cataracts, powder of leaves calcinées of Acacia nilotica, application sur les paupières
H(008) diarrhoea, H(006) + H(104) gastro-intestinal pains, decoction barks of Acacia nilotica, VO.
H(008) dysentery, decoction barks of Acacia nilotica, enema
H(008) dysentery, cloves of Acacia., macerated, VO.
H(053) otitis, dried pods, powder, RNS.
H(076) stomatitis, H(103) gingivitis, H(076) aphtae, H(103) caries, decoction barks of Acacia nilotica, inhalations and mouth bath
H(103) caries, stems with leaves of Acacia., decoction, inhalations, mouth bath
H(108) cold, cloves without seeds of Acacia., to chew
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : baganan, baanan, bagana iri (Bambara), bwana, bagana jiri (Malinke), pakhi (Minyanka) (Senoufo), aboro (Bwa), bakani (Bobo-fing)
Acacia seyal Del.
Official name : Acacia seyal Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(018), H(037), H(100), H(111), H(173)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, H(001) trachoma, macerated gum of Acacia seyal, RNS.
H(001) conjunctivitis, H(001) trachoma, stems with leaves of Acacia seyal, decoction, RNS.
H(001) conjunctivitis, H(001) trachoma, trunks barks of Acacia seyal, to boil, RNS.
H(006) purgative, H(100) syphilis, H(173) leprosy , decoction trunk barks of Acacia seyal, RNS.
H(018) cephalgy, decoction of trunk barks of Acacia. head wash
H(037) chest pains, decoction of mistletoe with leaves of Acacia, RNS.
H(111) burns, roots of Acacia seyal, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : sajè, sagiè (Bambara), zajè, saninge, sanunge (Malinke), nyentige, nyenige (Minyanka), hibwi-fonu (Bwa)
Acacia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Acacia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia sieberiana DC. var. sieberiana
Symptoms : H(007), H(013), H(038), H(068), H(097), H(100), H(102), H(108), H(173), H(179)
Recipes : H(007) diuretic,H(013) pimples, H(068) tenia, H(100) syphilis, H(102) bile, H(102) cholagogue, H(173) leprosy, roots decoction of Acacia sieberiana, RNS.
H(038) uretral pain, roots, wood of Acacia sieberiana, maceration, RNS.
H(038) uretral pain, H(100) blennorrage , leaves of Acacia sieberiana, maceration, RNS.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots and stems with leaves of Vernonia colorata of Securinega virosa of Combretum glutinosum of Acacia sieberiana, RNS.
H(097) orchitis, leaves of Acacia sieberiana, decoction, RNS.
H(108) cold, H(179) kidney diseases, leaves of Acacia sieberiana, infusion, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : baki, bakijè, gweniba (Bambara), bagijè (Malinke), kucèrè gbage, tinyanga (Minyanka), tinyanga (Senoufo), sèngè-nambilen
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(001), H(002), H(004), H(008), H(014), H(027), H(046), H(051), H(053), H(056), H(076), H(095), H(103), H(113), H(124), H(126), H(143)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, decoction trunk barks of Adansonia digitata, eyes instillations
H(002) lactogenic, trunks barks powder of Adansonia digitata of Sterculia setigera + son of mil, RNS.
H(004) wounds, H(124) haemorrhage, trunks barks powder of Adansonia digitata in local applications
H(004) wounds which suppurate, flour of Adansonia., local application
H(008) diarrhoea, infusion of leaves of Adansonia., VO.
H(008) diarrhoea, childs, leaves of Adansonia., VO.
H(014) skin disease, H(056) filaria, H(126) hepatitis, H(126) liver cirrhosis, empty roasted cloves, RNS.
H(027) prevention of abortion, powder of fruits of Adansonia. + flour of millet, RNS.
H(046) chicken-pox, H(143) variola, fruit pulp of Adansonia. + flour of sorgho + H2O, RNS.
H(051) fevers, H(113) inflammations, decoction trunk barks of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
H(053) otitis, decoction of fruits of Adansonia., RNS.
H(076) stomatitis, H(103) gingivitis, decoction trunk barks of Adansonia digitata, gargle
H(103) tooth ashes, pulp of trunks barks of Adansonia digitata, to chew
H(103) tooth hole, powder of roasted seeds in tooth hole
H(095) food, fruit, flour of fruits, leaves in sauces
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : sira,nsira (Bambara), sira (Malinke), zige (Minyanka), zenge (Senoufo), 'iya, 'ile (Bwa), pii (Bobo-fing), oro (Dogon)
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, powder of roots of Phyllanthus reticulatus of seeds of Aframomum melegueta , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth.) Harms
Official name : Afrormosia laxiflora (Benth.) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Pericopsis laxiflora (Benth.) Meeuwen , Ormosia laxiflora Benth.
Symptoms : H(005), H(037), H(068), H(091), H(103), H(109), H(113), H(126), H(139), H(189)
Recipes : H(005) face oedema, decoction of leaves of Pericopsis laxiflora of Pterocarpus erinaceus, fumigation
H(037) cough, H(103) caries, wood of Pericopsis. as tooth-picks
H(037) chest pains, decoction of roots and barks of Pericopsis laxiflora of roots and leaves of Hymenocardia acida, fumigations, bath, VO.
H(091) fortifying give courage for work, decoction of mistletoe of Dichrostachys cinerea of Pericopsis laxiflora of roots of Andropogon gayanus, douches and lotions
H(109) lumbago, H(103) stimulating dentition childs, infusion of leaves of Pericopsis., RNS.
H(113) lameness, H(068) hookworm, powder of roots and twigs of Pericopsis., RNS.
H(126) cirrhosis, roots crushed of Pericopsis laxiflora, RNS., VO.
H(126) liver cirrhosis, roots of Ficus dicranostyla of Trichilia emetica of Pericopsis laxiflora of Securidaca longipedunculata, RNS.
H(139) sexual incapacity, decoction of roots of Pericopsis laxiflora, RNS., VO.
H(189) endemic disease, powders barks of roots of Pericopsis laxiflora of Calotropis procera, fumigations, bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : kolokolo, mugudru (Bambara), kolo kolo (Malinke), nyanga tigbwele (Minyanka), sincime, cincime (Senoufo), nyatini (Bobo-fing), kokobi (Peuhl)
Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Official name : Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(034), H(037), H(068), H(103), H(109), H(113), H(139), H(152), H(156)
Recipes : H(002) lactogenics,H(037) pneumonia, H(034) tachycardia, powder barks of Afzela africana, VO.
H(068) onchocerciasis, maceration of roots of Diospyros mespiliformis of Vitex doniana of Tamarindus indica of Afzela africana, RNS.
H(103) tooth ashes, boiled barks of Afzelia., gargle
H(109) lumbago, boiled barks of Afzelia., RNS.
H(113) lameness, soft leaves of Afzelia. decoction, RNS.
H(152) hypotension, roots decoction of Afzela africana, VO.
H(156) whooping-cough, H(139) sexual incapacity, roots decoction of Afzelia., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : lenge (Bambara), linge, danga (Malinke), cenge, kacinge (Minyanka), tiinge, ticige (Senoufo), kibi (Bobo-fing), pettohi (Peuhl)
Anacardium occidentale L.
Official name : Anacardium occidentale L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(037), H(046), H(092), H(094), H(095), H(100), H(104), H(113), H(126), H(151), H(161), H(152), H(171)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, fruit (cajou nuts) of Anacardium occidentale, VO.
H(008) dysentery, H(171) diabetes, H(152) hypotension, extract of barks of Anacardium occidentale, maceration, RNS.
H(037) cough, roots of Anacardium occidentale, decoction, VO.
H(046) chicken-pox, H(104) colics, fresh leaves of Anacardium occidentale, barks of Nauclea latifolia, maceration, RNS.
H(092) toxic, fruit (cajou nuts) when crushed product a quality oil but toxic
H(094) haemorrhoids, H(100) blennorrage, H(113) lameness, leaves of Anacardium., decoction, VO.
H(095) food, cajou apple, VO., the almond is used un pastry
H(126) jaundice, trunks barks of Anacardium. en decoction, bath, VO.
H(151) hypertension, H(171) diabetes, stems with leaves of Anacardium., decoction, bath, VO.
H(161) warts, corrosive juice of du pericarp of Anacardium., local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : jibarani, darakase (Bambara), jibarani (Malinke), komi gason (Senoufo), mali sow (Bobo-fing)
Andira inermis D.C.
Official name : Andira inermis D.C.
Family : Papilionaceae
Symptoms : H(055), H(068), H(093), H(113), H(201)
Recipes : H(055) vomitive, H(093) antidote, roots of Andira inermis, VO. (pay care, barks are toxic)
H(068) vermifuge, decoction barks of Andira inermis, VO. (careful use)
H(113) lameness, stems with leaves and barks, decoction, bath
H(201) psychosomatic illness, infusion of leaves of Andira., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : kinedu (Bambara)
Andropogon gayanus Kunth
Official name : Andropogon gayanus Kunth
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) fortifying give courage for work, decoction of mistletoe of Dichrostachys cinerea of Pericopsis laxiflora of roots of Andropogon gayanus, douches and lotions
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(002), H(013), H(020), H(022), H(033), H(068), H(100), H(109)
Recipes : H(002) lactogenic, H(033) sterility, trunks barks of Annona senegalensis en powder
H(008) amoebian dysentery, H(100) syphilis, roots of Annona., RNS.
H(013) abscess, H(100) blennorrage, H(109) lumbago, H(179) nephritis, maceration of roots of Annona senegalensis
H(013) abscess, porridge of roots of Annona senegalensis, and massage to mature the abscess
H(020) fibers of roots as a tourniquet again the stings of scorpio
H(022) woman delivery , fibers of roots crushed of Annona., RNS.
H(068) onchocerciasis, roots decoction of Annona senegalensis of Securidaca longipedunculata of Vitex doniana, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : daga, dagan, danga, mande sunsun (Bambara), dahen, maninka sunsun (Malinke), mugumon (Minyanka), namurungo, namulgho (Senoufo), likiri (Bobo-fing), kunu (Dogon), dukumu (Dogon)
Annona squamosa L.
Official name : Annona squamosa L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(039), H(068), H(095)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, fruit of Annona squamosa, VO.
H(039) insecticide, H(068) vermifuge, decoction of leaves of Annona., RNS.
H(095) food, fruit , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : tubabu sunsun (Bambara)
Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Anogeissus schimperi Hochst. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(051), H(075), H(108), H(116), H(126)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(051) paludism, H(075) anorexia, H(126) icterus, powder trunks barks of Anogeissus leiocarpa + flour of mil, RNS.
H(108) cold, powder trunks barks of Anogeissus leiocarpa, infusion, VO.
H(008) amoebian dysentery, H(018) sick headache, stems with leaves of Anogeissus. , decoction , VO.
H(126) jaundice, decoction of leaves of Anogeissus, bath, VO.
H(116) amenorrhoea, H(126) icterus, powder of mistletoe with leaves
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : ngalama, nkalama (Bambara), kerekete (Malinke), gaama, ganga (Minyanka), nankama, nagalaba (Senoufo), éminu (Bwa), didii (Bobo-fing), sigilu (Dogon), kojoli (Peuhl)
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vc(095), goat fodder, too bitter for sheep and cow
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : sa furani (Bambara), neem (Minyanka) (Senoufo) (Bwa) (Bobo-fing)
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(020), H(051), H(068), H(104), H(126), H(173)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases, H(173) leprosy, fermented juice of barks of Azadirachta indica, local application .
H(014) skin disease, H(020) analgic for stings of scorpio, H(051) fevers, decoction barks of Azadirachta indica, RNS.
H(051) fevers, H(051) paludism, H(104) gastric ulcer, decoction of leaves of Azadirachta, RNS
H(068) ascaris, decoction of leaves of Azadirachta indica of Cassia siamea, VO.
H(126) icterus, roots of Carica papaya of Cassia siamea of Azadirachta indica + lemon tree, decoction, VO., bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : sa furani (Bambara), neem (Minyanka) (Senoufo) (Bwa) (Bobo-fing)
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(051x), H(053), H(055), H(057), H(068), H(077), H(082), H(099), H(100), H(103), H(126)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(006) constipation, H(055) emetic, H(077) nausea, H(126) icterus graves, maceration trunk barks of Balanites aegyptiaca, VO.
H(006) purgative, H(008) amoebian dysentery, H(099) calming, maceration barks and roots of Balanites aegyptiaca, VO.
H(006) laxative, H(126) icterus, decorticated fruits of Balanites.
H(006) purgative, fruits pulp of Balanites aegyptyaca, RNS.
H(051x) yellow fever, H(100) syphilis, H(126) icterus, decoction barks roots of Balanites aegyptiaca, VO.
H(053) otitis, maceration of pounded leaves, RNS.
H(057) goiter, powder of leaves of Balanites., RNS.
H(068) tenia, cooked almond, VO.
H(068) vermifuge, decoction trunk barks of Balanites aegyptiaca of Cordyla pinnata of Leptadenia hastata, VO.
H(082) respiratory diseases, roots and leaves of Diospyros mespiliformis of Balanites aegyptiaca of Khaya senegalensis of coton, fumigation
H(103) caries, decoction of stems with leaves of Balanites., gargle, inhalations
H(113) rheumatism, fruits oil of Balanites aegyptyaca, massages
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : nsègènè (Bambara), sègènè (Malinke), sikha woro (Minyanka), sancere logolo (Senoufo), bwolio (Bwa), kône nômon san (Bobo-fing), tane tani (Peuhl), molo (Dogon)
Bauhinia rufescens Lam.
Official name : Bauhinia rufescens Lam.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Piliostigma rufescens (Lam.) Benth.
Symptoms : H(001), H(007), H(008), H(104), H(051), H(053), H(091), H(102), H(173)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, H(091) fortifying, decoction of stems with leaves of Bauhinia rufescens, VO.
H(001) conjunctivitis, roots decoction of Bauhinia rufescens, fumigation
H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery, H(102) cholagogue, leaves of Bauhinia rufescens, maceration (H2O), RNS.
H(008) important diarrhoea, decoction of stems with leaves of Bauhinia rufescens of roots of Ziziphus mauritiana, VO.
H(051) fever, H(007) diuretic, H(008) + H(104) enteralgic, roots of Bauhinia rufescens, hot decoction, VO.
H(053) mumps, H(173) leprosy, powder trunk barks of Bauhinia.
H(091) kwashiorkor, H(102) bile, infusion of stems with leaves of Bauhinia., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : geseme (Bambara), sifile iri (Malinke), sa-dela, sa-delle (Dogon), namali (Peuhl)