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Reference : VD 02

Author(s) : Dalziel, J.M.
Title : The useful plants of west tropical Africa. The Crown Agents for the Colonies, 4, Millbank, Westminster, London, S.W.1, 612 p., (1937)
Reference VD 02 has information about 94 plants :
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : V(091)
Recipes : Veq(091), in food , ONS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. ex Schult.
Official name : Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. ex Schult.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Aerva persica (Burm. f.) Merr.
Symptoms : V(006), V(020), V(055)
Recipes : Veq(006), Vch(006), Veq(020), Vch(020), Veq(055), Vch(055), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Afraegle paniculata (Schum.) Engl.
Official name : Afraegle paniculata (Schum.) Engl.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatisminfusion of fruits and leaves and sometimes barks, VO., to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : V(005), V(008), V(037), V(068), V(131)
Recipes : Veq( 005) from Veq(068), powder from leaves of Annona senegalensis + latex from Calotropis procera, Euphorbia balsamifera, the whole in dressing
Veq(008), dried leaves+ H2O, ball + rock salt+ bran, VO., Nigeria (Hausa)
Veq(037), Annona senegalensis, Diospyros mespiliformis inhalation smokes from barks of stems + old rags
Veq(068), leaves, roots, stem's barks
Veq(131), powder from leaves of Annona senegalensis + latex from Calotropis procera, Euphorbia balsamifera, the whole in dressing
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Anogeissus schimperi Hochst. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : V‚q(068)tenia, seeds, roots bark + H2O, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Official name : Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Aspilia latifolia Oliv. & Hiern
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : V‚q(051), wash the horse, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South)
Vernacular name : not registered
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : V(003), V(004), V(005), V(039), V(068)
Recipes : Vch(003), Vch(004), Vch(005), seeds oil, RNS.
V(004), crushed seeds Ricinus communis, Jatropha curcas + fruit Balanites aegyptiaca, cocked in oil, cataplasm
Vch(039), oil from stonr fruit , local application, (Nigeria)
V(068, f), fruit before maturity + roots + leaves (Nigeria)
V‚q(068), fruit before maturity + roots + leaves, RNS., (Nigeria)
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Borreria verticillata (L.) G. F. W. Mey.
Official name : Borreria verticillata (L.) G. F. W. Mey.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Spermacoce verticillata L.
Symptoms : V(018)
Recipes : Veq(018), ONS., smoke bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Boscia angustifolia A. Rich.
Official name : Boscia angustifolia A. Rich.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : V(006)
Recipes : Veq(006), Boscia angustifolia crushed fruit in H2O + latex Euphobia kamerunica
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(007), V(091), V(096)
Recipes : Vch(006), Vch(007), Vch(096), VO. , pounded fruit in H2O
V‚q(091), Vch(091), leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Official name : Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Veq(004, 1),external use, wounds, wounds from belds
Veq(004, 1), roots, stems barks, decoction, compress, chronic wounds
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : V(003), V(004), V(005)
Recipes : Vch(003), Vch(004), Vch(069), roots & roots barks, ashes, ointment...
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : V(005), V(068)
Recipes : Veq(131), leaves powder Annona senegalensis + latex Calotropis procera, Euphorbia balsamifera. Dressing
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Hausa)
Vernacular name : not registered
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Veq(104), leaves Capsicum annuum, Guiera senegalensis, Hyptis pectinata + Indigo + H2O, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : V(076)
Recipes : Veq(076), + rock salt + ashes, scarifications
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Hausa)
Vernacular name : not registered
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : V(006)
Recipes : Veq(006), decoction leaves, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), maceration fruits, leaves, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus populnea Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Cissus populnea Guill. & Perr.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), + Pergularia tomentosa, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Fulani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus producta Afzel.
Official name : Cissus producta Afzel.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : V(039), V(106)
Recipes : V(039) + V(106)tse-tse, emulsion roots, massage + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Sudan (East)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : V(000)
Recipes : Vb(002,1), fodder, leaves, stems (Guinea-Conakry)
Vb(002,1), fodder, leaves, young stems, roots (Senegal)
V‚q(004), wounds from the saddle, ONS., RNS.
V(111), leaves, stems pounded, compress
V‚q(000), (Hausa), (ilness : manduhu), foder stems + dry leaves + bran
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Hausa)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : V(000), V(002), V(004), V(111)
Recipes : Veq(000), (nanduhu), VO., stems, dry leaves+ bran
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry, Nigeria, Sénégal
Vernacular name : not registered
Cochlospermum tinctorium Perr. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Cochlospermum tinctorium Perr. ex A. Rich.
Family : Cochlospermaceae
Synonyms : Cochlospermum niloticum Oliv.
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008), calf, infusion roots, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : not registered
Combretum dolichopetalum Engl. & Diels
Official name : Combretum dolichopetalum Engl. & Diels
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : V(093), V(123)
Recipes : Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Combretum dolichopetalum, infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli)
Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Ipomoea repens, infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli) + sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana+ sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered
Commelina forskalaei Vahl
Official name : Commelina forskalaei Vahl
Family : Commelinaceae
Synonyms : Commelina falcata Hassk.
Symptoms : V(091)
Recipes : Veq(091), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Commelina vogelii C.B.Cl.
Official name : Commelina vogelii C.B.Cl.
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : V(091)
Recipes : Veq(091), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Cordia abyssinica R. Br.
Official name : Cordia abyssinica R. Br.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : V(091)
Recipes : Veq(091), RNS., stem's barks + fruit + Hibiscus cannabinus
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Cordyla pinnata (Lepr. ex A. Rich.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Cordyla pinnata (Lepr. ex A. Rich.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(006), V(007)
Recipes : Vb(006, 2), Veq(006, 2), stem's and root's barks, RNS.
Veq(007, 1), stem's and root's barks, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Cucumis ficifolius A. Rich.
Official name : Cucumis ficifolius A. Rich.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(091)
Recipes : Vv(091)favor the..., fruit in H2O, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Cucumis prophetarum L.
Official name : Cucumis prophetarum L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Veq(068), fruit + salt rock, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa (Hausa)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cucumis prophetarum L.
Official name : Cucumis prophetarum L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Veq(068), fruit + salt rock, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Hausa)
Vernacular name : not registered
Culcasia scandens P. Beauv.
Official name : Culcasia scandens P. Beauv.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : V(130)
Recipes : Vo(130), Vc(130), leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Cyperus rotundus L.
Official name : Cyperus rotundus L.
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : V(093), V(123)
Recipes : Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Cyperus rotundus, infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli)
Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Ipomoea repens, infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli) + sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana+ sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered
Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Official name : Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : V(037), V(068)
Recipes : Veq(037), Annona senegalensis, Diospyros mespiliformis inhalation smokes from stem's barks + old rags
Veq(068), VO., powder , stem's barks
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Eriosema psoraleoides (Lam.) G. Don
Official name : Eriosema psoraleoides (Lam.) G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Eriosema cajanoides (Guill. et Perr.) Hook. f.
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vcanis(039), leaves, frictions, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Official name : Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(007), V(006)
Recipes : Veq(007), Veq(006), Veq(141), pounded stem's barks, + much H2O, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Euphorbia balsamifera Ait.
Official name : Euphorbia balsamifera Ait.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia sepium N. E. Br.
Symptoms : V(005), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(002), latex, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Hausa)
Vernacular name : not registered
Euphorbia balsamifera Ait.
Official name : Euphorbia balsamifera Ait.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia sepium N. E. Br.
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Veq( 005) from Veq(068), powder from leaves of Annona senegalensis + latex from Calotropis procera, Euphorbia balsamifera, the whole in dressing
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Fulani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Euphorbia kamerunica Pax
Official name : Euphorbia kamerunica Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia barteri N.E.Br.
Symptoms : V(006)
Recipes : Vb(006, 2), Veq(006, 2), latex, RNS.Veq(006), Boscia angustifolia crushed fruit in H2O + latex Euphobia kamerunica
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name : Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sur Forssk.
Symptoms : V(002), V(033)
Recipes : Vb(002), Vb(033), leaves, fruit, RNS.
Vb(002), leaves, fruit, RNS.+ sometimes Trochomeria dalzielii , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Fulani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus thonningii Blume
Official name : Ficus thonningii Blume
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus iteophylla Miq. , Ficus burkei (Miq.) Miq.
Symptoms : V(096), V(113)
Recipes : Veq(096), Veq(113), pounded stem's barks, moistened, compress
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Gladiolus sp.
Official name : Gladiolus sp.
Family : Iridaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(008)
Recipes : Veq(006), enema, salt , ONS.
Veq(008), enema from fruits
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Grewia carpinifolia Juss.
Official name : Grewia carpinifolia Juss.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : V(022), V(033)
Recipes : Vo(022, 2), Vo(033), VO., joung stems., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered
Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Official name : Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(095), V(104), V(108)
Recipes : Vb(002), Vb(095), leaves, RNS.
Veq(104), leaves Capsicum annuum, Guiera senegalensis, Hyptis pectinata + Indigo + H2O, RNS.
V‚q(108), ONS.decoction, inhalation + Hyptis pectinata
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Heinsia pulchella (G. Don) K. Schum.
Official name : Heinsia pulchella (G. Don) K. Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(043)
Recipes : V‚q(043)tetany, VO., leaves, decoction, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South)
Vernacular name : not registered
Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Official name : Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : V(091)
Recipes : Veq(091), RNS., stems, + Cordia abyssinica
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Official name : Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : V(022)
Recipes : Vo(022, 2 ), inflorescence, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Hibiscus sabdariffa L.
Official name : Hibiscus sabdariffa L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : V(003), V(004), V(005)
Recipes : Vch(003), Vch(004), Vch( 005), seeds oil on wounds
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Hyptis pectinata (L.) Poir.
Official name : Hyptis pectinata (L.) Poir.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(104), V(108)
Recipes : Veq(104), leaves Capsicum annuum, Guiera senegalensis, Hyptis pectinata + Indigo + H2O, RNS.
Veq(108), ONS., decoction, inhalation + Guiera senegalensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Nord)
Vernacular name : not registered
Indigofera philenoptera Bark
Official name : Indigofera philenoptera Bark
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Veq(068), VO., decoctions stem's barks + rock salt
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Nord)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ipomoea repens Lam.
Official name : Ipomoea repens Lam.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Synonyms : Ipomoea asarifolia (Desr.) Roem. & Schult.
Symptoms : V(093), V(123)
Recipes : Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Ipomoea repens, infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli) + sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : V(004), crushed seeds Ricinus communis, Jatropha curcas + fruit Balanites aegyptiaca, cocked in oil, cataplasm
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Official name : Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Swietenia senegalensis Desv.
Symptoms : V(008), V(068), V(075)
Recipes : Veq(008) , barks from stems , infusion, RNS.(Nigeria)
V(068) parasitism liver , barks from stems, maceration with bran and horns, RNS.
Veq(075), cold infusion from stems + rock salt, RNS. (Hausa)
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Kigelia aethiopica Decne. var. bornuensis Sprague
Official name : Kigelia aethiopica Decne. var. bornuensis Sprague
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), powder tubercle + potash, in food
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Lactuca taraxacifolia (Willd.) Schum.
Official name : Lactuca taraxacifolia (Willd.) Schum.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Launaea taraxacifolia (Willd.) Amin ex C. Jeffrey
Symptoms : V(002), V(033)
Recipes : Vb(002), Vc(033)multiple birth, Vo(033)multiple birth, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (nord)
Vernacular name : not registered
Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley
Official name : Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Lagenaria vulgaris Ser. , Cucurbita lagenaria L.
Symptoms : V(006)
Recipes : Veq(006), pulp ONS. + salt, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Lepidium sativum L.
Official name : Lepidium sativum L.
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : V(003), V(004), V(005)
Recipes : Vch(003), Vch(004), Vch ( 005), V‚q(003), V‚q(004), V‚q( 005) compress, pounded seeds
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Leptadenia hastata (Pers.) Decne.
Official name : Leptadenia hastata (Pers.) Decne.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Leptadenia lancifolia (Schumach & Thonn.) Decne.
Symptoms : V(050)
Recipes : Vb(050), Veq(050), roots, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Sudan (East)
Vernacular name : not registered
Lonchocarpus laxiflorus Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Lonchocarpus laxiflorus Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Lonchocarpus philenoptera Benth.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Veq(068),VO., decoction, stem's barks + rock salt, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Mitragyna stipulosa (DC.) O. Ktze
Official name : Mitragyna stipulosa (DC.) O. Ktze
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Hallea stipulosa (DC.) Leroy
Symptoms : V(093), V(123)
Recipes : Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Ipomoea repens, infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli) + sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana+ sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered
Momordica balsamina L.
Official name : Momordica balsamina L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(051), V(104), V(131)
Recipes : Veq(006), ONS. decoction + rock salt., VO.(Nigeria)Veq(051), ONS., infusion, to wash the annimal + decoction , VO. (Afrique of l'ouest)Veq(104), whole plant(Afrique of l'ouest)Vb(131), ONS., infusion, to wash the annimal + decoction , VO. (Nigeria)
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC. var. pruriens
Official name : Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC. var. pruriens
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(093), V(123)
Recipes : Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Mucuna pruriens , infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli)
Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Ipomoea repens, infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli) + sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana+ sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered
Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Official name : Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : V(075)
Recipes : Veq(075), bark, roots, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Nicotiana rustica L.
Official name : Nicotiana rustica L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(039), V(106)
Recipes : V(039) + V(106) tse-tse, juice from leaves , bath, ointment
Region : West and East Africa
Country : West and East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(039), V(106)
Recipes : V(039) + V(106) tse-tse, juice from leaves , bath, ointment
Region : West and East Africa
Country : West and East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Opilia celtidifolia (Guill. & Perr.) Endl.
Official name : Opilia celtidifolia (Guill. & Perr.) Endl.
Family : Opiliaceae
Synonyms : Opilia amentacea Roxb.
Symptoms : V(008), V(091), V(134), V(201)
Recipes : Vb(008), Veq(008), Vb(091), Vb(091), decoction of leaves or roots, enema
V(134) and theft , V(201)magic, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Parinari benna Scott - Elliot
Official name : Parinari benna Scott - Elliot
Family : Chrysobalanaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(006),Vb(068)tenia, VO., powder from hairs of fruits + infusion internal face of the bark of the stalk + milk, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : not registered
Pausinystalia johimbe (K. Schum.) Pierre ex Beill
Official name : Pausinystalia johimbe (K. Schum.) Pierre ex Beill
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(033)
Recipes : V(033), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Pergularia extensa (Jacq.) N.E. Br.
Official name : Pergularia extensa (Jacq.) N.E. Br.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Cynanchum cordifolium Retz. , Cynanchum extensum Jacq.
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vv(008)turkey, VO., chopped sheets, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Pergularia tomentosa L.
Official name : Pergularia tomentosa L.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), ONS., milky juice, + Cissus populnea , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Fulani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name : Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family : Phytolaccaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Picris humilis DC.
Official name : Picris humilis DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), powder dry leaves + H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(003), V(004), V(005)
Recipes : Vch(003), Vch(004), Vch( 005), oil from pounded seeds, cocked, on wounds, RNS.
V(004), crushed seeds Ricinus communis, Jatropha curcas + fruit Balanites aegyptiaca, cocked in oil, cataplasm
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Official name : Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), latex, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Scoparia dulcis L.
Official name : Scoparia dulcis L.
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : V(002), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name : Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Veq(068), VO., juice of leaves + H2O
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa (Hausa)
Vernacular name : not registered
Sesbania aculeata Pers.
Official name : Sesbania aculeata Pers.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(039), V(106)
Recipes : V(039) + V(106) tse-tse, crushed leaves + H2O, bath
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa (Hausa)
Vernacular name : not registered
Sida acuta Burm. f.
Official name : Sida acuta Burm. f.
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Sida carpinifolia L.f. , Sida stipulata Cav.
Symptoms : V(014), V(068)
Recipes : V(014, 2), leaves + H2O, RNS.
Veq(068), leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Sida cordifolia L.
Official name : Sida cordifolia L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : V(091)
Recipes : Veq(091), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : V(087)
Recipes : Vb(087)nostril, pieces of fruits in nostrils
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Fulani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : V(006)
Recipes : V(006), enema, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : not registered
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : V(142)
Recipes : Veq((142), ONS. , RNS., not contagious disease to asses, mules, horses.Seasonal disease. Fever, inflation of head, difficulties respiratory. Passed on with mosquitoes and the midges.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Solenostemma arghel (Del.) Hayne
Official name : Solenostemma arghel (Del.) Hayne
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Synonyms : Solenostemma oleifolium (Nect.) Bull. & Bruce
Symptoms : V(003), V(004)
Recipes : Vch(003), Vch(004), Vch(005), leaves of Solenostemma oleifolium, powder on…
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Stachytarpheta jamaicensis Vahl
Official name : Stachytarpheta jamaicensis Vahl
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(068)
Recipes : Veq(008), Veq(068), ONS., decoction + salt rock, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Sterculia setigera Del.
Official name : Sterculia setigera Del.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Sterculia tomentosa Guill. & Perr.
Symptoms : V(006)
Recipes : Vb(006), stem's barks, pounded with bran, for bull. RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Official name : Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Veq(008), bark stems, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa (Hausa, Fulani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Striga senegalensis Benth.
Official name : Striga senegalensis Benth.
Family : Orobanchaceae
Synonyms : Striga hermontheca (Del.) Benth.
Symptoms : V(093), V(123)
Recipes : Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Striga senegalensis , infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli)
Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Ipomoea repens, infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli) + sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana+ sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered
Triumfetta rhomboidea Jacq.
Official name : Triumfetta rhomboidea Jacq.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(068)
Recipes : Veq(006 ), Veq(068), VO., leaves + bran + rock salt
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Trochomeria dalzielii Hutch.
Official name : Trochomeria dalzielii Hutch.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(002), V(033)
Recipes : Vb(002), Vb(033), tubercue, RNS.
Vb(002), Vb(033), idem + sometimes associeted with Ficus capensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Fulani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Tylostemon mannii (Meisn.) Stapf
Official name : Tylostemon mannii (Meisn.) Stapf
Family : Lauraceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008) calf, decoction fruit, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : V(068), V(091), V(108)
Recipes : Veq(068),VO., pounded leaves in H2O, RNS. (Nigeria)
Veq(091),VO., pounded leaves in H2O+ bran + rock salt, RNS., (Nigeria)
Veq(108),VO., pounded leaves in H2O, RNS. , (Ghana)
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria, Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered
Vernonia guineensis Benth.
Official name : Vernonia guineensis Benth.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Baccharoides guineensis (Benth.) H. Rob.
Symptoms : V(093), V(123)
Recipes : Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Vernonia guineensis , infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli)
Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Ipomoea repens, infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli) + sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana+ sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered
Vetiveria nigritana (Benth.) Stapf
Official name : Vetiveria nigritana (Benth.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(093), V(123)
Recipes : Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Vetiveria nigritana , infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli)
Vb(093), Vb(123), VO., Ipomoea repens, infusion stems, roots+ massage joints with ashes + butter of karit‚ (Butyrospermum parkii) (disease = garli) + sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana+ sometimes associated with Combretum dolichopetalum, Cyperus rotundus, Mitragyna stipulosa, Mucuna pruriens var. Pruriens, Striga senegalensis, Vernonia guineensis, Vetiveria nigritana
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered
Ximenia americana L.
Official name : Ximenia americana L.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : V(008x)
Recipes : V(008x) calf, decoction fruits, roots, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Zambia, Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Zea mays L.
Official name : Zea mays L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Veq(008),enema, decoction leaves, RNS.
Veq(008), idem +sometimes Opilia celtidifolia
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Nord)
Vernacular name : not registered