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Official name : Cassia tora L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia obtusifolia L. , Senna obtusifolia (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby

59 reference(s) related to this plant

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(008), H(020), H(036), H(046), H(051), H(098), H(126), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), leaves of Cassia tora, to grind (H2O), to decant, to filter, VO.
H(020), leaves of Cassia., RNS.
H(036), teguments of seeds of Citrullus colocynthis, leaves of Cassia tora, RNS.
H(046) measles, stems with leaves of Momordica charantia of Cassia tora of Cnestis ferruginea, RNS.
H(051), leaves of Cassia., RNS.
H(051), stems with leaves of Cassia., RNS.
H(098), H(201) hallucinations, stems with leaves of Cassia., RNS.
H(126), stems with leaves of Cassia., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : touganlou (Berba), kpanhoun, zansi (Goun)abrangbé (Yoruba)
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(123), H(055)
Recipes : H(020) snake, H(123), seeds of Cassia tora, powder, to dilute (milk), VO.
H(123) + H(055), ripe fruit of Cassia., to dry, to pound, to dilute (milk), VO. + dried stomac of animal
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : tafasa (Hausa), ula (Zarma), ulo (Peuhl), abaezzey (Tamacheck), f'hudalli (Beriberi)
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(043), H(086)
Recipes : H(043), leaves, pulp of Datura stramonium of Sida acuta of Cassia tora of Cassia occidentalis, unguent
H(043), leaves of Cassia, decoction (H2O), to wash
H(086, 2) inguinal, pulp leaves of Cassia., local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : viddjékaké, kpam (Ewé), akpam (Mina), lalui (Adja)
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(001), H(137)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Cassia tora, maceration (H2O), drops in eyes
H(137), ONS. of Cassia., RNS.
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : shongwe (Great Comoros), sanamaka (Anjouan island)
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(201)
Recipes : H(201) during pregnancy, leaves of Secamone afzelii of Cassia tora, to grind, to diluted, + pimento, enema
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(008)
Recipes : H(008) child, leaves of Cassia tora, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : zelu (Bambara), ulo (Peuhl), sanga sango koreil (Sonraï)
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(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(037), H(051), leaves , mild fever, cough, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : ako-rere
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(046), H(143)
Recipes : H(046) chicken pox, roots of Cassia tora, to pound, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(143), roots of Cassia tora, to pound, infusion (H2O), to filter, 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(013), H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fever,H(037) cough,H(013) ulcer, leaves , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : tafasa
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 tora, local application
H(014) skin disease, decoction of powder of leaves of Cassia tora, VO., 2 X / day during 5 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : ndaya okon (Ibibio)
Reference HA 41
Author(s) : Aubréville, A.
Title : Flore forestière Soudano-guinéenne (A.O.F - Cameroun - A.E.F) Office Recherche Scientifique d'Outre-Mer, 523 p, (1950) Soc. Edit. Maritim. Col., Paris
Symptoms : H(006), H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, purgative,H(013) dartr, ulcères,H(014) impétigo, leaves of Cassia tora, RNS.
H(013) skin rash, seeds of Cassia tora, RNS.
Region : West Africa, Central Africa
Country : (A.O.F - A.E.F)
Vernacular name : zelou (Bambara), ubulo (Foulla), sanga sanga koreil (Sonraï), canjoeli, tchanjohli (Fulfuldé), tafasa (Haoussa)
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction stems with leaves of Senna obtusifolia, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : kpanhu (Fon)
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(091)
Recipes : H(051) paludisme, decoction stem with leaves of Senna obtusifolia, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : kpanhu (Fon)
Reference HA 60
Author(s) : Amujoyegbe, O.O., M. Idu, J.M. Agbedahunsi, J.O. Erhabor
Title : Ethnomedicinal survey of medicinal plants used in the management of sickle cell disorder in Southern Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology 185, 347–360 (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2016.03.042
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) sickle cell disorder, leaf from wild Cassia obtusifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria du sud
Vernacular name : jeleunbeun (Local name), sicklepod (Common name)
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(006)
Recipes : H(006), folioles of Cassia tora, RNS.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : tsiaridrafy
Reference HB 38
Author(s) : Belem, B, B. M. I. Nacoulma, R. Gbangou, S. Kambou, H. H. Hansen, Q. Gausset, S. Lund, A. Raebild, D. Lompo, M. Ouedraogo, I. Theilade & I. J. Boussim
Title : Use of Non Wood Forest Products by local people bordering the “Parc National Kaboré Tambi”, Burkina Faso. The Journal of Transdisciplinary Environmental Studies vol. 6, no. 1, (2007) + Additional file
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) leaves of Cassia tora are considered as famine foodstuffs, only consumed if nothing else is available
H(095, f) Cassia tora edible wild vegetables
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, crushed roots of Senna obtusifolia, tied, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Eastern Ethiopia) (Erer Valley of Babile Wereda)
Vernacular name : jacjacle (Somali)
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Symptoms : H(006), H(013)
Recipes : H(006) purgative,H(013) infections of the skin and ulcers, leaves of Cassia obtusifolia, RNS.(receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950)
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : tiga badi ("arachide du singe"), ouboulo (Poular).
Reference HC 52
Author(s) : Catarino, L. , P. J. Havik , M. M. Romeiras
Title : Medicinal plants of Guinea-Bissau: Therapeutic applications, ethnic diversity and knowledge transfer Journal of Ethnopharmacology 183, 71–94 (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2016.02.032
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137) pains, leaves of Senna obtusifolia, RNS?
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : tchunta (Balanta), nachanocu (Bijagó), pintcheira-do-mato (Guinean creole), ulódje (Fula), djambadúrô (Mandinga), ubangue (Pepel)
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886) https://archive.org/details/b24400270
Symptoms : H(013), H(051), H(099)
Recipes : Cassia tora used for the treatment of : H(013) dry patches, H(051) fevers, H(075) aperitif, H(099) hystery
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : casse puante petite espèce (Creole), tagarey-elley (Tamoul)