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Reference : HT 38

Author(s) : Thu Pham, Anh , C. Dvergsnes, A. Togola, H. Wangensteen, D. Diallo, B. Smestad Paulsen, K. Egil Malterud
Title : Terminalia macroptera, its current medicinal use and future perspectives Journal of Ethnopharmacology 137, 1486– 1491 (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111006027
Reference HT 38 has information about 18 plants :
Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Anogeissus schimperi Hochst. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) hepatitis, stem bark of Terminalia macroptera, Anogeissus leiocarpa and root bark of Strophantus sormentosus mixed. Three to four handfuls of a decoction of this is drunk twice daily for 5 days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Dogonland, village Iriguili)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Blighia sapida Koenig
Official name : Blighia sapida Koenig
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, roots of Terminalia macroptera mixed with root of Blighia sapinda. One teacup of decoction drunk and body washed with decoction twice daily for 3–4 days. Children: half dose. No side effects.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Dioïla, village de Banco)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Loranthus sp.
Official name : Loranthus sp.
Family : Loranthaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) night fever in children, Loranthus sp. (parasite plants growing on Terminalia macroptera) decoction for washing the child.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Dioïla, village de N’Dia Dougoutiguila)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Loranthus sp.
Official name : Loranthus sp.
Family : Loranthaceae
Symptoms : H(026), H(027)
Recipes : H(027) premature birth, H(026) dysmenorrhea, dried and pulverized Loranthus sp. (parasite plants growing on Terminalia macroptera) boiled with 1/4 l water and drunk 1–2 times daily for 3 days. As above. In addition: steam bath of flower
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Dioïla, village de Dioïla)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Loranthus sp.
Official name : Loranthus sp.
Family : Loranthaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(077), H(104), H(109), H(137)
Recipes : H(037) chest pain and H(109) back pains, stem bark decoction of Loranthus sp. (parasite plants growing on Terminalia macroptera) used for washing the body twice daily for 4 days.
H(077) nausea caused by pregnancy, Loranthus sp. (parasite plants growing on Terminalia macroptera) decoction for washing the body 3 times.
H(104) stomach pains, Loranthus sp. powder mixed with water and used for body wash. In addition: Infusion of 3 fingers of powder drunk twice daily for 1 week. No side effects.
H(137) body pains, Loranthus sp. powder mixed with water and used for body wash. In addition: Infusion of 5 fingers of powder drunk twice daily until improvement.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Dioïla, village de Bancó)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Loranthus sp.
Official name : Loranthus sp.
Family : Loranthaceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, decoction of leaves of Terminalia macroptera : Eyes washed twice daily until improvement. Same treatment with. Loranthus sp. (parasite plants growing on T. macroptera)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Dogonland, village Iriguili)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Official name : Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(124), H(151)
Recipes : H(124) cerebral hemorrhage, H(151) hypertension,stem bark of Terminalia macroptera mixed with stem bark of Sclerocarya birrea. One tea glass of decoction drunk and body washed once daily for 15–20 days. Alternatively: Dried and pulverized stem bark of the above plants, half a tea spoon, consumed with food once daily for 15–20 days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Dioïla, village de Banco)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Strophanthus sarmentosus DC.
Official name : Strophanthus sarmentosus DC.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) hepatitis, stem bark of Terminalia macroptera, Anogeissus leiocarpus and root bark of Strophantus sormentosus mixed. Three to four handfuls of a decoction of this is drunk twice daily for 5 days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Dogonland, village Iriguili)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(026), H(037), H(051), H(097x), H(109), H(126), H(151), H(171), H(201)
Recipes : H(014) fungal infections in mouth, Decoction of roots to be drunk: one teacup twice daily for 1 week. Half dose for children. No side effects.
H(014) fungall infections in mouth of children, stem bark decoction (very concentrated) for topical application twice daily for 4 days.
H(026) menstrual pain, stem bark. One teacup of decoction drunk once daily and steam bath of stomach until improvement. No side effects, but bitter taste due to tannin content.
H(037) chest pain and H(109) back pains,stem bark and Loranthus: decoction for washing the body for 3–4 days.
H(037) tuberculosis, stem bark and leaves. Powdered mixture of the plant parts mixed with salt. One teaspoon eaten three times daily for 3 days. Half dose for children.
H(037) chest pain and H(109) back pains, stem bark decoction of Loranthus sp. (parasite plants growing on Terminalia macroptera) used for washing the body twice daily for 4 days
H(051) paludism, roots of Terminalia macroptera mixed with root of Blighia sapinda. One teacup of decoction drunk and body washed with decoction twice daily for 3–4 days. Children: half dose. No side effects.
H(097x) vaginal fungal infections, carbonized leaves mixed with salt and eaten. In addition: Carbonized leaves mixed with fat for topical application. 1–2 times daily for 2 days.
H(126) hepatitis, pressed root juice of Terminalia macroptera is mixed with a little water. Three handfuls drunk.
H(126) hepatitis, stem bark and root bark: 2 handfuls of decoction drunk and body washed with decoction twice daily for 3 days.
H(151) hypertension, cerebral hemorrhage, stem bark of Terminalia macroptera mixed with stem bark of Sclerocarya birrea. One tea glass of decoction drunk and body washed once daily for 15–20 days. Alternatively: Dried and pulverized stem bark of the above plants, half a tea spoon, consumed with food once daily for 15–20 days. Dried and pulverized stem bark of the above plants, half a tea spoon, consumed with food once daily for 15–20 days.
H(171) diabetes, stem bark and stem bark of Sclerocarya birrea. One tea glass of decoction drunk twice daily for 2 weeks. Half dose for children.
H(201) neurological ailments, burning feeling in feet, stem bark and root bark: decoction as foot bath twice daily for 5 days. .
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Dioïla, village de Bancó)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, 1 tea glass of decoction of roots of Terminalia macroptera: drunk once daily until improvement. Same dose for children. Side effect: constipation with overdose.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Dioïla, village de Beleco)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(014), H(027), H(037), H(051), H(094), H(098), H(097x), H(103), H(116)
Recipes : H(001) eye pain, growth of teeth, nightmares in children, leaf decoction once daily for 1 week. Same treatment as above. Leaf decoction used topically twice daily for 1 week.
H(001) eye catarrh, eye infections Dried and pulverized Loranthus sp. (parasite plants growing on Terminalia macroptera): 1 handful mixed with 1 l water and used for washing the eyes twice daily until improvement.
H(001) eye infections, Loranthus sp.(parasite plants growing on Terminalia macroptera) decoction for eye wash twice daily for 3 days. Same treatment for all.
H(004) chronic wounds, H(094) hemorrhoids, H(097x) vaginal, roots powdered and applied to cleaned wound twice daily until improvement. Powdered roots mixed with butter and applied twice daily for 3 days. Decoction of roots for topical washing and drinking: 1 teacup daily until improvement.
H(004) chronic external wounds, dysmenorrhea, syphilis, Powdered stem bark or root bark applied once daily for one week. Stem bark or root bark: one tablespoon of powder mixed in porridge, eaten once daily for 1–2 weeks. Same treatment as for dysmenorrhea
H(004x) inner wounds, stem bark powder mixed with porridge, eaten twice daily until improvement.
H(014) dermatitis, stem bark and root bark. Half a litre of decoction drunk twice daily and body wash with rest of decoction for 1 month. Children: half a tea glass. No side effects.
H(027) premature birth, dysmenorrhea, dried and pulverized Loranthus sp. (parasite plants growing on Terminalia macroptera) boiled with 1/4 l water and drunk 1–2 times daily for 3 days. As above. In addition: steam bath of lower
H(037) cough, Decoction of stem bark (boiled for a long time): One tea glass drunk twice daily for 7 day. Children: half dose. No side effects.
H(051) fever in children, leaf decoction used for washing as often as possible.
H(053) ear infections, stem bark or root bark mixed with Shea butter, applied to the ear three times in total.
H(097x) vaginal infections, leaf decoction: one teacup drunk and topical washing twice daily for 1 week.
H(116) amenorrhea, Stem bark macerated overnight. One teacup drunk 3 times daily for 3 days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Dioïla, village de Dioïla)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(051), H(097x), H(104), H(113), H(137), H(197)
Recipes : H(033) infertility in women, stem bark dried and pulverized, and mixed with salt. To be eaten alone or with food. No amount specified.
H(051) night fever in children, Loranthus sp. (parasite plants growing on Terminalia macroptera) decoction for washing the child.
H(097x) vaginal infection, dried and pulverized roots. Two fingers of powder applied topically twice daily until improvement.
H(113) inflammation, carbonized root powder mixed with fat and applied topically twice daily for 1 week.
H(104) pain in lower stomach region, stem bark decoction as steam bath for lower stomach region, in addition to drinking as much as possible of the decoction until improvement. No side effects.
H(113) rheumatism, stem bark mixed with stem bark of Erythrina senegalensis. One tea cup of decoction drunk 3 times daily and body washed with decoction until improvement.
H(137) body pains, stem bark: Decoction used for washing the body until improvement.
H(197) deformed baby head, freshly pressed juice from small leaves applied to the head 3 times daily. Condition cured within 3 days.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Dioïla, village de N’Dia Dougoutiguila)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(004x), H(008), H(014), H(018), H(037), H(051), H(099), H(103), H(137), H(162x), H(171)
Recipes : H(004x) inner wounds, decoction of equal amounts of leaves and roots of Terminalia macroptera. Used for body wash and for drinking: 1 cup twice daily until improvement. Same dosage for children and pregnant women.
H(004x) inner wounds, H(103) sore in mouth, inner root bark: one tea glass of decoction drunk once daily for 3–4 days. Children: half dose. No side effects. Inner root bark: Pressed bark juice mixed with a little water for rinsing of the mouth. Twice daily until improvement. No side effects.
H(004x) inner wounds, root decoction (10 min). 4 tea glasses drunk three times daily for 4 days. Children: half dose.
H(008) diarrhoea, decoction of inner root bark, one tea glass, to be drunk once daily for 3 days. Same treatment for all. No side effects.
H(008) diarrhoea, dysentery, 1 tea glass of decoction of roots to be drunk. Children: 1 tablespoon of decoction. No side effects
H(014) dermatosis in children, decoction of leaves or roots for body wash 3–4 times.
H(018) headache, migraine, decoction of 3 bunches of leaves used for washing the head along with Shea butter soap 3 times daily for 2 days. Can be used by pregnant women.
H(037) cough, inner stem bark dried and pulverized. Add a little salt and eat alone or with food. Repeated until improvement. Children: lower dose. no side effects
H(037) cough, inner stem bark: One cup of macerate drunk 3 times daily for up to one week. Same treatment for all. No side effects.
H(037) chest pains, steam bath of leaves followed by body wash with leaf decoction, twice daily until improvement. No side effects
H(037) cough, inner stem bark, 1glass of macerate stem bark to be drunk once daily until improvement. Children: half dose. No side effects.
H(037) cough, tuberculosis, stem bark or root: half a teacup decoction drunk three times daily for 4 days. OR: Dried and pulverized root or stem bark, 1 teaspoon, mixed with porridge or soup, to be eaten once daily for four days. Children: Half a tablespoon mixed with hot water with sugar. No side effect
H(099) epilepsy, decoction of 3–4 bunches of leaves in one teacup. Drink once daily for 3–4 days.
H(103) sores in mouth, gingivitis, pressed root juice applied to cleaned sore or gingivitis every morning before breakfast until healing. Can be used by everybody, no side effects .
H(103) gingivitis, pressed root juice applied to the inflamed area and rinsed with water 2 times daily for 3 days. Same treatment for all. No side effects.
H(137) sore pains in children, decoction of 3 bunches of leaves to be used for body wash, thereafter massage with Shea butter. Twice daily for 2 days.
H(137) inner sores, root decoction drunk until improvement. Same treatment for all.
H(051) fever child, H(137) inner sores child, make a decoction of roots for 2–3 h until it has a syrup-like consistency. Two tablespoons twice daily for one week. Children: half dose. No side effects, but bitter taste. Root. Wash body with decoction twice daily for 4 days
H(162x) incontinency, H(008) dysentery, root bark, dried and pulverized: half a tea glass of powder mixed with 200–300 ml hot water. To be drunk once each day before going to bed for 3–7 days. Stem bark: decoction of one handful in 0.5 l water. One teacup of decoction to be drunk. Can be used by children.
H(171) diabetes, diabetic foot sores, leaves and decoction of equal amounts, 1 teacup drunk twice daily for 5–7 days. No side effects.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Siby, village de Djissoumana)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) sores in mouth, mouth is rinsed with decoction of roots of Terminalia macroptera twice daily until improvement. No side effects.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Siby, village de Guena)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) female infertility, inner root bark of Terminalia macroptera dried and pulverized. One tablespoon added to porridge or liquid, consumed once daily until pregnancy. No side effects.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Siby, village de Dogoro)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(198)
Recipes : H(198) alopecia, decoction of leaves of Terminalia macroptera, stem bark and fruits used for washing hair and body once daily until cessation of hair loss. Can be used on children.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Siby, village de Kalassa)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) hepatitis, stem bark of Terminalia macroptera: decoction is mixed with porridge and drunk 3 times daily until improvement. No side effects.
H(126) hepatitis, decoction of Loranthus leaves (parasite plants growing on T. macroptera) to be drunk: 3–4 handfuls twice daily for 3–4 days. No side effects.
H(126) hepatitis, decoction of Loranthus (parasite plants growing on T. macroptera) to be drunk: 3–4 handfuls twice daily for 3 days. Rest of decoction used for body wash.
H(126) hepatitis, decoction of Loranthus to be drunk: 3–4 handfuls twice daily for 3 days. Rest of decoction used for body wash.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Dogonland, village de Banani)
Vernacular name : bosokugo
Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(113), H(126), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, decoction of leaves of Terminalia macroptera : Eyes washed twice daily until improvement. Same treatment with. Loranthussp parasite plants growing on T. macroptera)
H(113) rheumatism, decoction of Loranthus leaves (growing on T. macroptera) drunk once a day for 2 days, thereafter steam bath until improvement.
H(126) hepatitis, stem bark of Terminalia macroptera, Anogeissus leiocarpus and root bark of Strophantus sormentosus mixed. Three to four handfuls of a decoction of this is drunk twice daily for 5 days.
H(201), unconsciousness Outer stem bark of Terminalia macroptera pulverized and applied to nose and skin with shea butter
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (districts de Dogonland, village Iriguili)
Vernacular name : bosokuko