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Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.

141 reference(s) related to this plant

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(006), H(038), H(051), H(068), H(094), H(100), H(169), H(171)
Recipes : H(006), flowers of Cassia alata, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(006), flowers of Cassia alata, seeds of Piper guineense, powder, VO. + porridge
H(006), ripe fruit of Cassia., powder, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(006), roots of Cassia podocarpa of Cassia alata of Croton zambesicus, to pound, VO. + sugar
H(038), flowers of Cassia alata, leaves of Cassia podocarpa, powder, VO.
H(038), young leaves of Cassia., to pound, to dry, powder, VO.
H(038), young leaves of Cassia., to pound, juice + (H2O), VO. + sugar
H(038), leaves of Cassia., powder, VO. + alum
H(038), roots of Cassia podocarpa of Cassia alata of Croton zambesicus, to pound, VO. + sugar + porridge
H(038), ripe fruit of Citrullus lanatus, roots of Cassia alata of Anthocleista djalonensis of Curculigo pilosa, to pound in H2O, to filter, VO.
H(038), fruit pulp of Citrullus lanatus, roots of Cassia alata of Anthocleista djalonensis, bark of the underground part of Curculigo pilosa, maceration, to dilute (alcohol) , VO. + water of fermented Zea mays
H(051), leaves of Cassia alata, to dry, to pound, VO. + alum powder
H(051) paludism, roots of Cassia podocarpa of Cassia alata of Croton zambesicus, to pound, VO. + sugar + porridge
H(068), seeds pounded en powder of Aframomum melegueta, folioles séchées en powder of Cassia alata, porridge, VO.
H(068), flowers of Cassia alata, seeds of Piper guineense, powder, VO. + sugar
H(094), roots of Cassia podocarpa of Cassia alata of Croton zambesicus, to pound, VO. + sugar
H(100), fruit pulp of Citrullus lanatus, roots of Cassia alata of Anthocleista djalonensis, underground part without bark of Curculigo pilosa , to dilute, to macerate (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(100), roots of Anthocleista djalonensis of Cassia alata of Zanthoxylum dinklagei, to dilute, to macerate in alcohol, to filter, VO. + water of fermented Zea mays
H(100), underground part without bark of Curculigo pilosa , leaves of Cassia alata, roots of Anthocleista djalonensis of Zanthoxylum dinklagei, to dilute, to macerate in alcohol, to filter, VO. + water of fermented Zea mays
H(169), roots of Cassia podocarpa of Cassia alata of Croton zambesicus, to pound, VO. + sugar
H(171), barks stems, branch, trunk of Anthocleista djalonensis of Cassia alata, ripe fruit of Citrullus colocynthis of Xylopia aethiopica, barks stems, branch, trunk of Spondias mombin, roots of Rauvolfia vomitoria of Cassia siamea, rhizom of Curculigo pilosa, bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus, infusion, 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(104), H(126), H(135), H(151), H(169)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, stems with leaves of Cassia alata of Ocimum gratissimum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(038), folioles of Cassia alata, leaves of Jatropha curcas, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), leaves of Cassia., RNS.
H(126), leaves of Cassia., RNS.
H(126), stems with leaves of Eriosema griseum of Cassia alata of Eriosema psoraleoides, RNS.
H(135) dyspepsia, stems with leaves of Cassia alata, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(151), leaves of Spoindias mombin of Cassia alata, decoction (H2O), VO. + decoction of Spondias
H169), leaves of Cassia alata, ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : amassou yovoto (Fon, Gon), zokou (Sahouè), fakantibou, pertibou (Waama), madossohomê; hontomadassè (Watchi), ewèasson (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(006), H(094)
Recipes : H(006), leaves of Cassia alata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(094), roots of Cassia., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : muyiebuissi (Beembé), dartrier (French)
Reference HA 06
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi , L. Dan Dicko, H. Daouda, M. Delmas, S. de Souza, M. Garba, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, D. N'Glo, J.-L. Reynal, M. Saadou
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Niger. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 250 p., (1980) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(008), H(014)
Recipes : H(008), leaves of Cassia alata, decoction (H20), VO.
H(014) mycosis, leaves of Cassia alata, to pound, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : not registered
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(005), H(006), H(014), H(104)
Recipes : H(005), leaves of Crateva religiosa of Cassia alata, decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
H(006), leaves of Cassia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014), leaves juice of Cassia alata, local application
H(014), leaves, barks of the underground part of Cassia alata, to pound, local application
H(104) dyspepsia, leaves of Acanthospermum hispidum of Cassia alata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104) dyspepsia, leaves of Cassia alata, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : madonsohomé (Mina), kakoka (Nawdem), kitchingtchig'a (Tem)
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(005), H(007), H(014), H(151)
Recipes : H(005), H(151), leaves of Cassia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(007), ONS. of Cassia alata, RNS.
H(014), leaves juice of Cassia alata, local application
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : moegné (Anjouan island)
Reference HA 09
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J. Eymê, J. - N. Gassita, E. Goudotê, J. Guêho, F. S. L. Ip, D. Jackaria, S. K. K. Kalachand, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, B. Landreau, A. W. Owadally, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques à Maurice (Iles Maurice et Rodrigues). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 214 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) taenia, leaves of Cassia alata, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : katrepen
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(006), H(014)
Recipes : H(006) +H(014) ringworm, leaves, decoction (H2O), laxative
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(006), H(014), H(027), H(173)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, roots of Cassia alata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) herpes, young leaves of Cassia., frictions
H(027), leaves of Cassia, to grind, to dilute (H2O), enema
H(173), leaves of Cassia alata, barks stems, branch, trunk of Blighia unijugata, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, to pound (H2O), to dilute (H2O), enema and unction + tepid water
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 15
Author(s) : Akendengue, B.
Title : Guinée équatoriale (1992) From PHARMEL 2 ref.: HP 10
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126), leaves of Cassia alata , Enantia chlorantha, Phyllanthus maderaspatensis, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Equatorial Guinea
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 19
Author(s) : Andriamanga, N.
Title : Les plantes médicinales anthelmintiques Malagasy. Département de recherches zootechniques et vétérinaires, Cotonou, 48p., (1995)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), ONS, RNS
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : katirepengla
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(006), H(014), H(100), H(137), H(173)
Recipes : H(006), leaves , VO, purgative, RNS.
H(014)ring worm, pounded leaves + vaseline, RNS.
H(100) gono., decoction (H2O) leaves + roc salt, RNS.
H(100) gono., idem, young buds + roots , RNS.
H(100) gono., soup from leaves , RNS.
H(100) gono., decoc roots + sealt+ pineapple + Securidaca longipedunculata. + Citrullus vulgaris ., 3X/ week , RNS.
H(137), pounded leaves+ vaseline, RNS.
H(173), leaves + peper, pounded, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : asunron, asunwon (Yoruba)
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(091), H(130)
Recipes : H(091) during pregnacy, leaves decoction (H2O) of Cassia alata, VO.
H(130), leaves of Cassia., powder, to dilute, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 21
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, P. Chibon, H. de Vecchy, E. Duboze, J. Eymé, J.- N. Gassita, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, M. Le Bras, I. Mourambou, E. Mve - Mengome, M. - G. Nguéma, J. - B. Ollome, P. Posso, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Gabon. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 294 p., (1984) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(006), H(112)
Recipes : H(006), H(112), folioles of Cassia alata, decoction (H2O), VO. (not before 6 years)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : movino-vino (Apindi), difuga-di-wissiguenda (Balumbu), itsamuna (Bapunu), guitsamuna (avarama,Bavungu, Eshira), mutotolo (Bavili), ekayi-akira (Benga), eveghe-ngoghe, ndawule-ntangha, ndem-ngoghe (Fang), antsovino (Galoa), moviyo-viyo (Miitsogo ivéa), ivondjony'akira, igondjo ny'y intsége (Mpongwé), avon-owanga (Nkomi,Orungu), mavono-Banga (Ngowé)
Reference HA 23
Author(s) : Ambe, G. - A. & F. Malaisse
Title : Les plantes utilisées dans la médecine et la pharmacopée traditionnelles d'une population Malinke en Côte d'Ivoire. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 14, 121 - 130, (2000) completed by: Diversité des plantes médicinales et ethnotaxonomie en pays malinke de Côte d'Ivoire From the sources of knowledge to the medicines of the future, p 331 -338 HA 23b
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006), strong purgative, leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : djorouba - brou (Dioula)
Reference HA 25
Author(s) : Akendengue B. & A.M. Louis
Title : Medicinal plants used by the Masango people in Gabon. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 41, pp. 193- 200, (1994) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874194900329
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) psoriasis, leaves are crushed
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : kinkeliba
Reference HA 30a
Author(s) : Astor, G., F. von Massow, H.W. Rauwald
Title : Pharmacopée nationale des plantes traditionnelles. Niger. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH, Eschborn, (1992)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), leaves, decoction (H2O), VO.H(008), dried leaves, powder +milk
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : not registered
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, powder of leaves of Cassia alata, local application
H(014) skin disease, decoction of powder of leaves of Cassia alata, VO., 2 X / day during 5 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : ndaya okon (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, 42) diabetes, leaves maceration of Cassia alata, VO. (cure during 1 to 6 months)
Region : West Africa
Country : South Western Nigeria
Vernacular name : asunwon, ringworm plant (local English)
Reference HA 40
Author(s) : Agyare, C. , A. Asase, M. Lechtenberg, M. Niehues, A. Deters, A. Hensl
Title : An Ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro confirmation of ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants used for wound healing in Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma area, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 125, pp. 393- 403, (2009)
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) chronic wounds,H(013) shingles, H(111) burns, leaves of Cassia alata, poultice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : osempe (Asante-Twi)