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Reference : VK 44

Author(s) : Kayode, J., M. K. Olanipekun and P. O. Tedela
Title : Medicobotanical Studies in Relation to Veterinary Medicine in Ekiti State, Nigeria: Checklist of Botanicals used for the Treatment of Poultry Diseases Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 40-46. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com//leaflets/poultry.htm See also the reference VK 45
Reference VK 44 has information about 38 plants :
Acacia arabica (Lam.) Willd.
Official name : Acacia arabica (Lam.) Willd.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(143)
Recipes : Vv(143) fowl pox, leaves of Acacia arabica , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ewon egun
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : V(008), V(143)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, Vv(143) fowl pox, fruit and seeds of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ose
Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Official name : Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K.Schum.
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(104)
Recipes : Vv(006) + Vv(104) gastrointestinal diseases, fruits, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : atare
Allium cepa L.
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : V(068), V(108)
Recipes : Vv(068) helminthiasis, Vv(108) cold, leaves, bulbs of Allium cepa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : alubosa
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : V(068), V(082), V(108)
Recipes : Vv(068) helminthiasis and Vv(082) respiratory diseases, Vv(108) cold, leaves, bulbs of Allium sativum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : alubosa-elewe
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : V(094)
Recipes : Vv(094) pile, leaves, seeds of Amarantus spinosus, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : tete-elegun
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : V(068), V(039), V(138)
Recipes : Vv(138) + Vv(068) prevention of worm infestation, Vv(138) + Vv(039) prevention of lice infestation, leaves, fruits of Azadirachta indica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : dongoyaro
Boerhavia diffusa L.
Official name : Boerhavia diffusa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(068), V(104)
Recipes : Vv(006) + Vv(104) gastrointestinal diseases, Vv(068) worms, leaves of Boerhavia diffusa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : etipe-elila
Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Official name : Bridelia ferruginea Benth.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : V(037), V(051), V(108)
Recipes : Vv(037) cough, Vv(051) fever, Vv(108) cold, leaves, stem bark of Bridelia ferruginea, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : irae
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : V(051), V(108)
Recipes : Vv(051) fever, Vv(108) cold, fruits of Capsicum frutescens, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ata wewe
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : V(094), V(006), V(039), V(104), V(138)
Recipes : Vv(006) + Vv(104) gastrointestinal diseases, Vv(094) pile, Vv(138) + Vv(039) prevention of lice infestation, leaves, seeds of Carica papaya
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ibepe
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vv(068) helminthiasis, Vv(094) piles, leaves of Senna alata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : asunrin oyinbo
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vv(068) helminthiasis, leaves of Senna occidentalis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : papala-omode
Chromolaena odorata (L.) R.M.King & H.Rob.
Official name : Chromolaena odorata (L.) R.M.King & H.Rob.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Eupatorium odoratum L.
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, leaves of Chromolaena odorata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : akintola
Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Official name : Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(068)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, Vv(068) worms, leaves of Cissampelos owariensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : jokojee
Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Official name : Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(039), V(068), V(099), V(108), V(138), V(143)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, Vv(068) control of worms, Vv(099) nervous diseases, Vv(108) cold, Vv(138) + Vv(039) prevention of lice infestation, Vv(143) fowl pox, leaves, fruits juice of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : osan wewe
Datura stramonium L.
Official name : Datura stramonium L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vv(004) wounds, Vv(143) fowl pox, leaves of Datura stramonium, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : adodo-mode
Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Official name : Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Family : Palmae
Symptoms : V(004), V(143)
Recipes : Vv(004) wounds, Vv(143) fowl pox, leaves, fruits of Elaeis guineensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ope
Ficus exasperata Vahl
Official name : Ficus exasperata Vahl
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, leaves, latex of Ficus exasperatea, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : eepinpin
Jatropha gossypiifolia L.
Official name : Jatropha gossypiifolia L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(068), V(143)
Recipes : Vv(068) worms, Vv(143) fowl pox, leaves, latex of Jatropha gossypifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : lapalapa
Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley
Official name : Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Lagenaria vulgaris Ser. , Cucurbita lagenaria L.
Symptoms : V(062), V(105)
Recipes : Vv(105) newcastle disease, Vv(062) coccidiosis, leaves of Lagenaria siceraria, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : igba
Lantana camara L.
Official name : Lantana camara L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Lantana antidotalis Thonning.
Symptoms : V(004), V(143)
Recipes : Vv(004) wounds, Vv(143) fowl pox, leaves of Lantana camara, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ewon adele
Momordica charantia L.
Official name : Momordica charantia L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : V(062), V(068), V(143)
Recipes : Vv(143) fowl pox, Vv(068) helminthiasis, Vv(062) coccidiosis, leaves of Momordica charantia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ejinrin
Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Official name : Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Family : Musaceae
Synonyms : Musa ×sapientum L.
Symptoms : V(082)
Recipes : Vv(082) respiratory diseases, leaves, stem of Musa paradisiaca, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ogede agbagba
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(039), V(138)
Recipes : Vv(138) + Vv(039) prevention of lice infestation, leaves of Nicotiana tobacum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : taba
Ocimum basilicum L.
Official name : Ocimum basilicum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, leaves of Ocimum bascilicum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : efirin wewe
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 : V(105)
Recipes : Vv(105) newcastle disease, leaves, stem bark, seeds of Parkia biglobosa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : iru (igba)
Parquetina nigrescens (Afzel.) Bullock
Official name : Parquetina nigrescens (Afzel.) Bullock
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Parquetina gabonica Baill.
Symptoms : V(008), V(062)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, Vv(062) coccidiosis, leaves of Parquetina nigrescens, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ogbo
Pergularia daemia (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name : Pergularia daemia (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : V(105)
Recipes : Vv(105) newcastle disease, leaves of Pergularia daemia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : atufa
Saccharum officinarum L.
Official name : Saccharum officinarum L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vv(068) worms, leaves, stem extract of Saccharum officinarum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ireke
Solanum americanum Mill.
Official name : Solanum americanum Mill.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(062), V(068), V(104)
Recipes : Vv(006) + Vv(104) gastrointestinal diseases, Vv(062) coccidiosis, Vv(068) helminthiasis, leaves, fruits of Solanum americanum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : odu
Talinum triangulare (Jacq.) Willd.
Official name : Talinum triangulare (Jacq.) Willd.
Family : Portulacaceae
Symptoms : V(051)
Recipes : Vv(051) fever, leaves of Talinium trangulare, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : gbure
Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Official name : Tephrosia vogelii Hook. f.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(062)
Recipes : Vv(062) coccidiosis, leaves of Tephrosia vogelii, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : orobeja
Terminalia glaucescens Planch. ex Benth.
Official name : Terminalia glaucescens Planch. ex Benth.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Terminalia schimperiana Hochst.
Symptoms : V(062), V(068)
Recipes : Vv(062) coccidiosis, Vv(068) helminthiasis, leaves of Terminalia schimperiana, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : idi
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : V(008), V(068)
Recipes : Vv(008) diarrhea, Vv(068) helminthiasis, leaves of Vernonia amygdalina, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : ewuro
Vitellaria paradoxa C. F. Gaertn.
Official name : Vitellaria paradoxa C. F. Gaertn.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : V(062), V(143)
Recipes : Vv(062) coccidiosis, Vv(143) fowl pox, leaves of Vitellaria paradoxa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : emi
Vitex doniana Sweet
Official name : Vitex doniana Sweet
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : V(062)
Recipes : Vv(062) coccidiosis, leaves of Vitex doniana, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : orir
Zea mays L.
Official name : Zea mays L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(051), V(108)
Recipes : Vv(051) fever, Vv(108) cold, seeds of Zea mays, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : agbado