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Reference : VM 00

Author(s) : Maas, A.
Title : Inventaire des produits traditionnels contre la diarrhée des petits ruminants. Enquête dans le département du Mono. Rapport de stage. Direction de la recherche agronomique. Projet de recherche appliquée en milieu réel. République du Bénin, Ministère du développement rural, 39 p., (1991)
Reference VM 00 has information about 20 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(008)
Recipes : Vr(004) in case Vr(008), fresh leaves of Abrus precatoriusduring 3 days, desinfection mouth
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : awinoukouvi (Adja), assenounkounman (Fon), sindin-foudin (Goum), djen-gjenkoundjen
Anacardium occidentale L.
Official name : Anacardium occidentale L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(068)
Recipes : Vr(008), Vr(068), stem's barks and /or leaves, ground in H2O, settled, VO., 2x / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : casu, lakazu, akaju (Fon), acan (Mina), cajou (Fr.)
Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Anogeissus schimperi Hochst. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vr(008), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : klue, hlihon, hili-maye (Fon), cooli (Peuhl), kodolil (Peuhl du nord)
Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.
Official name : Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vr(008), stem's barks , maceration H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : yovozin (Adja), koobay (Peuhl)
Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Official name : Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vr(008), bark maceration, 1 to 2 day , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : sjnbu (Bariba), limoutin (Fon), kareyi (Peuhl)
Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Official name : Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cajanus indicus Spreng.
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vr(008), ONS., ashes crushed H2O with wood coal, VO., 1/2 glass, 3 X day until cure
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : adjayi klwekoun (Fon), eklwi (Adja)
Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Official name : Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vr(008), leaves crushed in H2O, filter VO., at once with a syringe
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : djokodje, jokoje (Fon, Goun, Magot, Yoruba)kasaxe (Mina)
Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Official name : Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Family : Palmae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vr(008), leaves, fodder
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : ede, edi (Adja)detin (Fon)
Fagara zanthoxyloides Lam.
Official name : Fagara zanthoxyloides Lam.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Zanthoxylum zanthoxyloides (Lam.) Zepernick & Timler
Symptoms : V(008), V(068)
Recipes : Vr(008), Vr(068), leaves, eat + Spondias mombin
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : execi (Adja), xetin (Fon), xeti (Mina)
Ficus exasperata Vahl
Official name : Ficus exasperata Vahl
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vr(008), leaves VO.+ tetracycline
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono - Tchi
Vernacular name : ahloson, ahlou (Adja), axlan, adasunvi, ahlanma (Fon & Goun)
Grewia carpinifolia Juss.
Official name : Grewia carpinifolia Juss.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(030)
Recipes : Vr(008), leaves, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : not registered
Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Official name : Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vr(008), leaves, VO., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono - Tchi
Vernacular name : sotive, sodjatin (Fon)
Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Official name : Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Swietenia senegalensis Desv.
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Vr(104), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : gbiribu (Bariba)zunzatin, biri agao (Fon), kahi (Peul), kaxi (Peul du Nord
Manihot esculenta Crantz
Official name : Manihot esculenta Crantz
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Manihot utilissima Pohl
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vr(008), fermented, grated, roasted manioc, 1X / day
Vr(008), fermented, grated, roasted manioc,, 1X / day + roasted corn
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono - Zouzouvou
Vernacular name : gari = manioc fermenté, rapé, grillé,
Morinda lucida Benth.
Official name : Morinda lucida Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vr(008), leaves, eat or infusion
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : tchikemachu, acike mashi (Adja)zaklan, zakaklan (Mina)hwenssi, hwensso (Fon)
Phymatodes scolopendria (Burm.) Ching
Official name : Phymatodes scolopendria (Burm.) Ching
Family : Polypodiceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vr(008), (this plant is found on palmtree ), ground plant in H20, to filter, liquid, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : deouma, duma, degoman kpotolo (Fon)
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(068)
Recipes : Vr(008), Vr(068), leaves, infusion, 1/2 bottle beer, calf, goat, ovine
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : kinkouman (Fon), guapo (Peul), glebe, gnanbe (Adja)
Tephrosia sp.
Official name : Tephrosia sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(104), V(104), V(104)
Recipes : Vr(104), Vc(104), Vo(104), leaves, infusion, 1/2 bouttle
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : gwegweman (Fon)masaho (Peul)
Vernonia colorata (Willd.) Drake
Official name : Vernonia colorata (Willd.) Drake
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(045)
Recipes : Vr(008), Vr(045), leaves, eat or infusion
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono
Vernacular name : gble (Fon)gblolwi (Adja)gblo (Goum) egblo (Mina)
Zea mays L.
Official name : Zea mays L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vr(008), 2 handfull of griled seeds + 1 beer of beer of salt, 2 x / day, 2 days. In case of failure TETRACYCLINE
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin - Mono - Zouzouvou
Vernacular name : mais gillé= bafo, bafototo (Adja), gbade (Fon), agdabo (Magot)