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Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae

119 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 01
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., A. Abel, L. Ake Assi, D. Brown, K.S Chetty, L. Chong-Seng, J. Eymé, T. Friedman, J. N. Gassita, E. N. Goudotê, P. Govinden, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, G. Lailam, D. Landreau, G. Lionnet, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Seychelles. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 170 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082), juice leaves of Abrus precatorius in milk, VO.
Region : Seychelles
Country : Seychelles
Vernacular name : liane réglisse (local French)
Reference HA 02
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, K. Dramane, J. A. Elewude, S. O. Fadoju, Z.O. Gbile, E. Goudote, C.L. A. Johnson, A. Keita, O. Morakinyo, J. A. O. Ojewole, A. O. Olatunjia, E. A. Sofowora
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Western Nigeria. CSTR-OUA, 420 p., (1991) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(004), H(037)
Recipes : H(004), pounded seeds of Abrus precatorius, local application
H(037), leaves of Abrus precatorius, unripe fruit of Musa sapientum, decoction (H2O) , VO. + H2O of fermented Zea mays + karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum)
H(098) disturbed sleep, stems without leaves Abrus precatorius, barks stem, branch, trunk Bridelia ferruginea, Entandophragma angolese , Ficus mucoso, Combretodendrom macrocarpum, Uvaria chamae, Trema guineensis, Alstonia boonei, Sorghum bicolor, roots Vetiveria nigritana , decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 03
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(006), H(038), H(051), H(113), H(126)
Recipes : H(006), H(126) new. born, leaves, RNS.
H(006), H(126) new. born, ripe fruit Abrus precatorius + ONS. Capsicum frutescens, RNS.
H(038), the whole plant, to ground in H2O, VO + lemon juice
H(051), roots, RNS.
H(113), ONS Abrus precatorius, Imperata cylindrica, Secamone afzelli + bulb of Dracaena fragans, decoction (H2O) , VO. + bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : babanyékou (Bariba), dindin-foudin, viviman (Fon, Goun), djèndjènkoudjèn (Gèn (Mina)), odjouéga (Yoruba)
Reference HA 05
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(037), H(122), H(139), H(151)
Recipes : H(037), leaves, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(037), whole plant in pieces, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(037), stems with leaves Abrus precatorius, Gossypium barbadense, Eucalyptus sp., Costus afer
H(122), stems with leaves Abrus precatorius, Manihot esculenta, Arachis hypogaea , pounded, maceration, VO.
H(151), leaves Abrus precatorius, Cassia siamea, Musanga cecropioides, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : makoma koma (Kikongo), nguieguié (Lari), mangala (Téké), ikegné (Koyo), moungouba-kombo (Yoombe)
Reference HA 07
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K. Taffame
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(076), H(091), H(104), H(108), H(129), H(139)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104), H(076), H(129), stem with leaves of Abrus precatorius, maceration H2O, decantation, VO.
H(037) + H(108), leaves of Abrus precatorius, powder, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(037) + H(108), stem with leaves, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(091) asthenia, powder of leaves+ honey, VO.
H(091) asthenia, roots, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(139), dry leaves, powder in H2O, VO.
voiceless, chewed leaves
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : djédjinkudjin (Mina), denkudjé, dékudjé (Ewé)
Reference HA 08
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, A. Ahmed, J. Eymê, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, A. Keita, M. Lebras
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Comores. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 216 p., (1982) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) asthenia, leaves of Abrus precatorius, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : mbilimbitsi (Anjouan island), karawashone (Mohéli island)
Reference HA 0k
Author(s) : Abbiw, D.K.
Title : Misuses and abuses in self-medication with medicinal plants: the case of Erythrophleum in Ghana, 714 -718, (1996) The Biodiversity of African Plants.Proceedings14 th AETFATCongress.Wageningen, The Netherlands, 22 - 27 augustus 1994. Edited by J.G. van der Maesen, X.M. van der Burgt & J.M. van Medenbach de Rooy.Kluwer Academic Publishers, 861 p., (1996)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), leaves of Abrus precatorius, chewed, VO. Juice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 10
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title : Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(001), H(027), H(037)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Abrus precatorius grounded, juice, drops in eyes
H(027), leaves grounded in H2O, enema
H(037), leaves grounded in winee, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 11
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J.J. Floret , S. Guinko, M. Koumaré, A. M. R. Ahyi, J. Raynal
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Mali. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 291 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), leaves of Abrus precatorius, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(139), powder of leaves + H2O + honey, VO. (for men)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : n'de bleni, jiquirity (Bambara)
Reference HA 12
Author(s) : Ake Assi, L., J. Abeye, S. Guinko, R. Giguet, X. Bangavou
Title : Contribution à l'identification et au recensement des plantes utilisées dans la médecine traditionnelle et la pharmacopée en République Centrafricaine. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 139 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(034), H(139)
Recipes : H(034), to chew the leaves of Abrus precatorius + salt
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 13
Author(s) : Ake Assi, L.
Title : Quelques plantes utilisées dans le traitement des maladies cardiaques en Côte d'Ivoire. Bull. Méd. Trad. Pharm., Vol. 2, n° 1, 96-100, (1988)
Symptoms : H(031)
Recipes : H(031), pulp leaves of Abrus precatorius in palm oil, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 1k
Author(s) : Ainslie, J.R.
Title : A list of plants used in native medicine in Nigeria. Imperial Forestry Institute.University of Oxford, Institute Paper, n° 7, (1937)
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(013), H(037), H(100)
Recipes : H(001), pounded seeds of Abrus precatorius, paste, conjonctivitis
H(006), idem small dosis, purgative
H(013) + H(100) syph.,H(013) +H(037) tuberculosisculosis , sometime on lupus and ulcer (tuberculosis and syphilis)
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : mesen-mesen (Lagos Yoruba), iwere-jeje (Yor)
Reference HA 20
Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(075), H(156)
Recipes : H(075) anorexia, leaves of Abrus precatorius, decoction (H2O) , filtration, VO.
H(156), leaves, Abrus precatorius, Aloe lateritia, Artemisia sp., Cannabis sativa, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(156), leaves, Abrus precatorius,decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 35
Author(s) : Adamu Harami M. , O.J. Abayeh, M.O. Agho, A.L. Abdullahi, A. Uba, H.U. Dukku & and B.M. WufemTesfaye Kebede, Kelbessa Urga, Kidist Yersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta GutaYersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta Guta
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of Bauchi State herbal plants and their antimicrobial activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. Volume 97, pp. 421-427 ( 2005)
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) nervous disorder, seeds of Abrus precatorius, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : tandara
Reference HA 38
Author(s) : Ajibesin, K.ola K., Benjamin.E. Ekpo, Danladi N. Bala, Etienne E. Essien, Saburi A. Adesanya
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 387-408, (2008)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) skin disease, juice of crushed leaves of Abrus precatorius, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : nneminua (Ibibio)
Reference HA 39
Author(s) : Abo, K. A., A.A. Fred-Jaiyesimi, A.E.A. Jaiyessimi
Title : Ethnobotanical studies of medicinal plants used in the management of diabetes mellitus in South Western Nigeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 115, pp. 67- 71, (2008)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 3) diabetes, leaves decoction of Abrus precatorius, VO. (cure during 1 to 6 months)
Region : West Africa
Country : South Western Nigeria
Vernacular name : ojuolobo , catt's eye (local English)
Reference HA 42
Author(s) : Arkinstall, W.
Title : Medicinal and useful plants collected in the Manianga district of the Republic of Zaïre Revue de recherche scientifique. Spécial Médecine traditionnelle au Zaïre, Volume unique , pp135 - 158 (1979) Presses de l' Institut de Recherche Scientifique
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002), leaves of female pertner Setaria magaphylla used to make funnel to administer drink of leaves or sap of Abrus precatorius and Manotes pruinosa to increase breast milk
H(002) purify and increase supply of a women's breast milk.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name : munzeke-munzeke, munzeke - nzeke (Kikongo)
Reference HA 49
Author(s) : Amri, E., D.P.Kisangau
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used in villages around Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro, Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:1 (2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/pdf/1746-4269-8-1.pdf
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(033)
Recipes : Eye inflammation, H(008) diarrhea, Women fertility, roots decoction of Abrus precatorius, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kimboza forest reserve in Morogoro)
Vernacular name : lufambo
Reference HA 54
Author(s) : Apema, R., D. Mozouloua, E. Kosh-Komba & Y. Ngoule
Title : Les plantes médicinales utilisées dans le traitement de l'hypertension artérielle par les tradipraticiens à Bangui http://www.gfmer.ch/Activites_internationales_Fr/PDF/HTA-Apema-2011.pdf
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, collect branches more or less young of Cassia siamea; mix with pieces of bark of Abrus precatorius and of Musanga cecropioïdes and made a decoction. VO. some bamboo glass, (morning and evening)
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 02
Author(s) : Boiteau, P.
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée.Précis de matière médicale malgache. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris 141 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(001), H(005), H(006), H(037), H(128), H(155), H(193)
Recipes : H(001), seeds of Abrus precatorius in decoction (H2O) , wash the eyes
H(005) + H(128), roots Abrus precatorius , stigma Zea mays, rhizom Cynodon dactylon, whole plant Lycopodiella cernua, Equisetum ramosissimum , decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(006) + H(193), roots Abrus precatorius, Althaea officinalis, whole plant Euphorbia hirta, rhizom Zingiber zerumbet + red alga of Tulear, decoction (H2O) , filtration, expression, RNS.
H(037) bronchitis tuberc, roots Abrus precatorius, Hibiscus tiliaceus, Psiadia glutinosa, Pterocaulon decurrens, Eucalyptus rostrata, Vernonia pectoralis, decoction (H2O) , delayed, VO.
H(037), H(193), roots, RNS.
H(155), seeds Sesamum indicum, flowers Malva verticillata, roots Abrus precatorius , decoction (H2O) , filtration, gargle + salt from wood ashes
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : voamaintilany