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Reference : HS 35

Author(s) : Sawadogo, W.R., M. Schumacher, M-H. Teiten , M. Dicato , M. Diederich
Title : Traditional West African pharmacopeia, plants and derived compounds for cancer therapy Biochemical Pharmacology 84, 1225–1240 (2012) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22846603
Reference HS 35 has information about 23 plants :
Acacia macrostachya Reichenb. ex DC.
Official name : Acacia macrostachya Reichenb. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, H(113) inflammation, root barks of Acacia macrostachya in decoction, RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Acalypha wilkesiana Müll. Arg.
Official name : Acalypha wilkesiana Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(078), H(113)
Recipes : H(078) breast cancer , H(113) inflammation, whole plant of Acalypha wilkesiana in a concoction, RNS. (information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Official name : Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, flowering shoots of Acanthospermum hispidum for poultice and decoction , RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) skin cancer and H(078) leukemia, stem barks and leaves of Annona senegalensis , RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : H(039), H(113), H(171)
Recipes : H(039) parasitic diseases, H(113) inflammation, H(171) diabete, kernel and galls of Balanites aegyptiaca , RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Official name : Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cajanus indicus Spreng.
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, leaves of Cajanus cajan for poultice and concoction, RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : H(013), H(020), H(051), H(078), H(094)
Recipes : H(013) ulcers, H(020) snake bites, H(051) paludism, H(078) tumor, H(094) piles, root barks and latex of Calotropis procera, RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Detarium microcarpum Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Detarium microcarpum Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, stem barks of Detarium microcarpum for decoction, RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Dorstenia psiluroides Engl.
Official name : Dorstenia psiluroides Engl.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bites, H(113) rheumatism, roots of Dorstenia psilirus, RNS. (information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Echinops giganteus A. Rich.
Official name : Echinops giganteus A. Rich.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(178)
Recipes : H(104) gastric troubles, H(178) heart troubles, rhizome of Echinops giganteus, RNS. (information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Heeria insignis (Delile) Kuntze
Official name : Heeria insignis (Delile) Kuntze
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Ozoroa insignis Del.
Symptoms : H(002), H(113)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, H(113) inflammation, stems and roots of Ozoroa insignis for decoction to treat inflammation, Infusion to increase lactation in women after childbirth, RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Holarrhena africana DC.
Official name : Holarrhena africana DC.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Holarrhena floribunda (G. Don) Dur. & Schinz
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bites, stem of Holarrhena floribunda, RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch.
Official name : Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch.
Family : Poaceae
Synonyms : Imperata cylindrica var. africana (Andersson) C.E. Hubb.
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation diseases, roots of Imperata cylindrical, RNS. (information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(045), H(051)
Recipes : H(045) infectious diseases, H(051) fever, whole plant of Jatropha curcas, RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
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(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammation diseases, stem barks of Khaya senegalensis, RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Lantana ukambensis (Vatke) Verdc.
Official name : Lantana ukambensis (Vatke) Verdc.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, whole plant of Lantana ukambensis for decoction, RNS. (information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
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(103)
Recipes : H(103) dental caries, stem barks of Parkia biglobosa for infusion to treat dental caries, RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Piper capense L. f.
Official name : Piper capense L. f.
Family : Piperaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(098)
Recipes : H(068) anthelmintic, H(098) sleep inducing, seeds of Piper capense, RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Trichilia emetica Vahl
Official name : Trichilia emetica Vahl
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Trichilia roka (Forssk.) Chiov
Symptoms : H(014), H(016), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(014) dermatitis, H(016) breast pain, H(104) abdominal pains, H(113) inflammation, leaves, root and stem barks of Trichelia emetica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Vitellaria paradoxa C. F. Gaertn.
Official name : Vitellaria paradoxa C. F. Gaertn.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(004) wounds,H(013) ulcers,H(014)scabies, seeds, root and stem barks of Vitellaria paradoxa, RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ximenia americana L.
Official name : Ximenia americana L.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : H(004x), H(014), H(078), H(104)
Recipes : H(004x) internal wounds,H(014) dermatitis, H(078) uterine cancer, H(104) gastric ulcer, roots barks of Ximenia americana, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Xylopia aethiopica (Dunal) A. Rich.
Official name : Xylopia aethiopica (Dunal) A. Rich.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Uvaria aethiopica Guil. et Pers.
Symptoms : H(004), H(014)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(014) skin infections, seeds of Xylopia aethiopica , RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Official name : Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(045), H(078)
Recipes : H(045) infectious diseases, H(078) cancer, rhizome of Zinziber officinalis, RNS.
(information obtained from various articles not referenced in PRELUDE)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors