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Official name : Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna italica Mill.

50 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference B5 Nord
Author(s) : Boulos, L.
Title : Medicinal plants of North Africa. Reference Publications, Inc., 218 St. Clair River Drive, Box 344, Algonac, Michigan 48001, 286p. , (1983)
Symptoms : H(001), H(006)
Recipes : H(006) leaflets and pods well-known for purgative effectt
H(001) crushed seeds used for ophthalmic diseases.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocoo, Tunisia
Vernacular name : senna ; ashreq; senna ghanami, zenina (Arabic), agerger; affelajet (Berber), senna: (English), senné, séné du sénégal, séné de syrie, séné d’Alep, séné du soudan (local French):
Reference B7 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J., R. Claisse, J. Fleurentin & C. Younos
Title : Repertory of standard herbal drugs in the Moroccan pharmacopoea Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 35, pp. 123 - 143 (1991) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/037887419190064K
Symptoms : H(006), H(191)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, H(191) blood-cleansing, leaves of Cassia italica, RNS., (imported plant)
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : sana haram, sana mekka
Reference H1 Nord
Author(s) : Hammiche, H. & K. Maiza
Title : Traditional medicine in Central Sahara: Pharmacopoeia of Tassili N’ajjer. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 105, pp. 358-367 (2006) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874105007981
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(014), H(037), H(051), H(076), H(082), H(202)
Recipes : H(001) eye wash, fruits in powder, maceration
H(006) constipation,H(014) mycosis,H(037) pulmonary chills,H(037) bronchitis, cough, H(051) fever, H(076) aphthae, H(082) asthma, leaves, fruits in decoction in milk, VO.
H(202) shampoo, leaves, fruits in maceration, external use
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : adjardjar (Tamahaq), senna (Arabic)
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(006), H(013)
Recipes : H(006), aerian part of Cassia italica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(013) , roots of Cassia italica of Waltheria indica of Guiera senegalensis, to pound, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : illesko (Hausa), agargar (Zarma, Tamacheck), sanjeréhy (Peuhl), f'hurasko (Bériberi)
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(006)
Recipes : H(006), ONS. of Cassia italica, infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 57
Author(s) : Adomou A.C. , H. Yedomonhan, B. Djossa, S. I. Legba, M. Oumorou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues dans le marché d’Abomey-Calavi au Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 6(2): 745-772, April 2012 http://ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(006) purgative, decoction stems with leaves of Senna italica, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : agbogbé (Fon)
Reference HB 18
Author(s) : Boury, N.J.
Title : Végétaux utilisés dans la médecine africaine dans la région de Richard-Toll (Sénégal).dans: Adam, J., Les plantes utiles en Afrique occidentale. Notes Africaines, 93, 14 - 16 (1962)
Symptoms : H(006), H(139)
Recipes : H(006), leaves Cassia italica, Tamarindus indica, decoction, VO.
H(139) male, leaves, powder, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Richard-Toll region)
Vernacular name : laydour
Reference HB 31
Author(s) : Bah, S., D. Diallo, S. Dembélé, B.S. Paulsen
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for the treatment of schistosomiasis in Niono district, Mali. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 105, 387-399, (2006) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874105007968
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) urinary schistosomiasis, decoction of leaves of Cassia italica, VO. 1 table spoon / day for 3 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Niono district)
Vernacular name : balibali (Bambara)
Reference HB 49
Author(s) : Bognounou, M.O., M.C.O. Ouedraogo & Mlle O.G. Ouedraogo
Title : Contribution à l'inventaire des plantes médicinales africaines en pays Mossi (Région de Ouagadougou) http://www.greenstone.refer.bf/collect/revueph1/index/assoc/HASH018d.dir/01-001.pdf
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, leaves decoction of Cassia italica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso (Mossi region)
Vernacular name : kanada (Mossi)
Reference HB 53
Author(s) : Belayneh, A. Asfaw, S. Demissew, N. F. Bussa
Title : Medicinal plants potential and use by pastoral and agro-pastoral communities in Erer Valley of Babile Wereda, Eastern Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 8:42 ( 2012) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/8/1/42
Symptoms : H(006), H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomachache / H(006) worm expel, decoction of leaves of Senna italica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Eastern Ethiopia) (Erer Valley of Babile Wereda)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 68
Author(s) : Baggnian, I., Abdou, L, Yameogo, J. T, Moussa, I., Adam, T.
Title : Étude ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues sur les marchés du centre ouest du Niger. Journal of Applied Biosciences 132: 13392- 13403 (2018)
Symptoms : H(006), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(104) stomach aches, leaves of Cassia italica in decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger (center west)
Vernacular name : hillesko, fhillasko (Haoussa)
Reference HC 24a
Author(s) : Cheikhyoussef, A., M. Shapi, H. Mu. Ashekele
Title : Ethnobotanical study of indigenous knowledge on medicinal plant use by traditional healers in Oshikoto Region, Namibia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 7:10 (2011) See also ref HC 24b
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) abscess, duration of treatment: depends, fruits, whole plant of Senna italica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Oshikoto region)
Vernacular name : okatundangu
Reference HC 30
Author(s) : Chauke, MA., LJ. Shai, MA. Mogale, MP. Tshisikhawe, MP. Mokgotho
Title : Medicinal plant use of villagers in the Mopani district, Limpopo province, South Africa Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 12(3):9-26 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ajtcam.v12i3.2
Symptoms : H(000), H(100)
Recipes : H(000), roots of Senna italica, used in mixtures with different plants for treatment of all kinds of diseases as stomach complaints
H(100) sexually transmitted infections, roots boiled in mixtures and administered to all STI patients
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province, Mopani district)
Vernacular name : setlommana (Local Name), neutral henna (English)
Reference HC 55
Author(s) : Cisse, A, M Gueye, A. Ka, F. Ndiaye, S. Koma, L.E. Akpo
Title : Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales chez les bergers peuls de Widou Thiengoly de la commune de Téssékéré (Ferlo-Nord Sénégal). Journal of Applied Biosciences 98 (2016)
Symptoms : H(006), H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(006) laxative, H(091) fatigue, H(104) stomach aches, leaves of Senna italica, RNS. (medicinal species sometimes used in combination with other species)
Region : West Africa
Country : Sengal (Ferlo-North)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HD 24
Author(s) : Doka, I.G and S. M. Yagi
Title : Ethnobotanical Survey of Medicinal Plants in West Kordofan (Western Sudan) Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 1409-1416. (2009) http://ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/dokayagi.htm
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, leaves and fruits decoction of Senna italica, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Sudan (West Kordofan)
Vernacular name : sena sena
Reference HE 2k
Author(s) : El Ghazali, G. E. B. , M.S. El Tohami & A.A.B. El Egami
Title : Medicinal plants of the Sudan.Part 3 : Medicinal plants of the White Nile Provinces. Medicinal and aromatic plants institute.National council for research, Khartoum, 11 6 p., (Augustus 1994)
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113), powders roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (White Nil provinces)
Vernacular name : sana'maka
Reference HF 01
Author(s) : Fernandez de la Pradilla, C.
Title : Des plantes qui nous ont guéris. Jeunesse d'Afrique, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso,Tome 1, 208 p., (1981), Tome 2, 101 p., (1985) Plantes médicinales contre les hépatites. Pabre, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 62 p., (1988)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) ankylostomiasis, whole plant of Cassia italica, to carbonize, powder, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 01
Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(104), H(077)
Recipes : H(001), roots of Cassia italica , infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(008) child, H(104) + H(077), roots of Cassia italica , infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 09
Author(s) : Gessler, M.C., D.E. Msuya, M.H.H. Nkunya, L.B. Mwasumbi, A. Schär, M. Heinrich & M. Tanner
Title : Traditional healers in Tanzania: the treatment of malaria with plant remedies Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 48, pp. 131 - 144, (1995)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves, decoction, VO., to diminish the fever
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : itakiri
Reference HH 04
Author(s) : Hodouto, K. - K.
Title : Etude chimique des plantes à flavonoides du Togo. Bull. Méd. Trad. et Pharm.,Vol. 4, n° 1, 31 - 48, (1990)
Symptoms : H(102), H(126)
Recipes : H(102) + H(126), roots , leaves, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered