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Official name : Ficus sp.
Family : Moraceae

51 reference(s) related to this plant

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(033)
Recipes : H(033) femal, ripe fruit of Ficus sp., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(092), H(095), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(092), fruit of "lkeeya" considered to be poisonous
H(095, 2), fruit eaten raw
H(095), sweet fruit eaten raw (important wild fruit)
H(095), fruit of ndento eaten raw
H(095), resin used as chewing gum
H(104), bark soaked in water and used as medicine for stomach disorder; bark tastes "kemototo" (tannin's taste)
H(201) ritual medicine, ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : iligi, ltulugumi , reteti, lkeeya, ndento (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HA 29 f
Author(s) : H. Terashima, M. Ichikawa and M. Sawada
Title : The Efe Pygmies and the Balese farmers in the Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire, around Andiri village (N 1.55', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(095), H(118)
Recipes : H(095), the young leaves are cooked with bananas
H(118), the leaves are used for sore throat and hoarse voice; such voice is called "ondeyama", the disease of the tree hyrax, because the tree hyrax, "yama", always cries in a husky voice at night
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire)
Vernacular name : wasazaruyama (Balese)| zaruyama (Efe)
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(005), H(037), H(087)
Recipes : H(005), treat swelling of body and leg edeme, ONS., RNS..
H(037) cough, ONS., RNS
H(087) latex is applied to boil to extract the pus
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Manianga distrct)
Vernacular name : bubu, nsanda (Kikongo)
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : Bouquet, A.
Title : Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms : H(038), H(068)
Recipes : H(038), ONS. of Ficus sp., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068), ripe fruit, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 28
Author(s) : Banderembako Fabien & Ntitangirageza Térence
Title : La médecine populaire au Burundi : quelques plantes médicinales.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) injury, juice preparation from the bark of leaves preparation from the bark of Ficus sp preparation from the bark of Guizotia scabra preparation from the bark of Musa sp. preparation from the bark of Ocimum sp. preparation from the bark of Solanum adoense preparation from the bark of Vigna unguiculata preparation from the bark of "umuhemukuru" , local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi
Vernacular name : umumanda (Kirundi)
Reference HB 48
Author(s) : Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title : Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms : H(203)
Recipes : H(203), wood of Ficus sp. as firewood.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name : dembi, lint'o
Reference HB 55
Author(s) : Bourobou-Bourobou, H-P, P. Kialo, G-M Moussavou , H. Ebie Ebie Beka , J. Niangui , J.Tangu Kwenzi-Mikala, , Dr Samuel Mbadinga
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelle chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) UNESCO Publication (2008) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(127)
Recipes : H(127) spleen, leaves of Ficus sp., RNS.
(Receipts: Baghama, in the zone of collect :Loubomo (Mayumba))
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : dissasse / massass
Reference HD 03
Author(s) : Descoings, B.
Title : Essai d'inventaire préliminaire des plantes médicinales d'Afrique Equatoriale. Bull. Inst. Rech. Sc. au Congo, Vol. 2, 7 - 24, (1963) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113), ONS. of Ficus sp., decoction (H2O), RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 17
Author(s) : Geissler, W., S. A. Harris, R. J. Prince, A. Olsen, R. A. Odhiambo, H. Oketch-Rabah, P. A. Madiega, A. Andersen, P. Molgaard
Title : Medicinal plants used by Luo mothers and children in Bondo district, Kenya. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102001915 Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 83, pp. 39 - 54 (2002)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) (yamo) stomach ache, barks, roots of Ficus sp., decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya Bondo district)
Vernacular name : ng'o (Luo)
Reference HG 18
Author(s) : Giday Mirutse , Tilahum Teklehaymanot, Abebe Animut,Yalemtsehay Mekonnen
Title : Medicinal plants of the Shinasha, Agew-awi and Amhara peoples in northwest Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 110, pp. 516 - 525 (2007)
Symptoms : H(070)
Recipes : H(070), latex, stembark of Ficus sp., leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra RNS., VO. (receipts Amhara)
H(155), leaves, RNS., VO. (receipts Shinasha)
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Northwest)
Vernacular name : warka (Amhara)
Reference HH 16
Author(s) : Haerdi, F.
Title : Afrikanische Heilpflanzen. Die Eingeborenen-Heilpflanzen des Ulanga- Distriktes Tanganjikas (Ostafrika). Acta tropica, Suppl. 8, 1-278 (1964) Published : 1964, Verlag für Recht und Gesellschaft (Basel)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphilitic lesions, juice or / and powder of leaves of Cassia singueana of Ficus sp., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : mshasha (Kimbunga, Kipogoro)
Reference HK 01
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) femal, ONS. of Piliostigma reticulatum of Cassia sieberiana of Ficus sp., RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 59
Author(s) : Kwenzi-Mikala. J. (Prof.) & S. Mbadinga (Dr.)
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelles chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué ) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) Programme : Société-Nature chez les Pygmées du Gabon. (UNESCO publication) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(127)
Recipes : H(127) spleen, leaves of Ficus sp., RNS (recipe Baghama)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : dissasse/ massasse
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title : Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) disobedience, extract of la moelle of the stem of Pennisetum purpureum associatedx fresh leaves of Ficus sp. for ocular instillation 1 drop 3 times per day.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Libenge centre, Bwamanda (Bosempwanga))
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 70
Author(s) : Komlaga, G., C.Agyare, R. Akosua Dickson, M. L. Kwao Mensah, K. Annan, P.M. Loiseau, P.Champy
Title : Medicinal plants and finished marketed herbal products used in the treatment of malaria in the Ashanti region, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology 172, 333–346, (2015)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, aerial part of Secamone afzelii with Ficus spp., decoction + saltpetre., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 79
Author(s) : Kimpouni, V., M-Y Lenga-Sacadura, J. C. Mamboueni, E. N.Mikoko
Title : Phytodiversite et Pharmacopée Traditionnelle de la communauté Kaamba de Madingou (Bouenza - Congo) European Scientific Journal, Vol.14, No.3, January 2018 edition URL:http://dx.doi.org/10.19044/esj.2018.v14n3p191
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037, 8) cough, leaves of Ficus sp., decoction , VO .
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : mussanda
Reference HK 79
Author(s) : Kimpouni, V., M-Y Lenga-Sacadura, J. C. Mamboueni, E. N.Mikoko
Title : Phytodiversite et Pharmacopée Traditionnelle de la communauté Kaamba de Madingou (Bouenza - Congo) European Scientific Journal, Vol.14, No.3, January 2018 edition URL:http://dx.doi.org/10.19044/esj.2018.v14n3p191
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(091, 6) anemia, leaves of Ficus sp., decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville)
Vernacular name : kikuyukuyu
Reference HL 03
Author(s) : Lubini, A.
Title : Les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle par les Yansi de l'entre Kwilu-Kamtsha (Zaïre). Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23b, 1007 - 1020, (1990)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), , barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus sp., maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : lukum (Yanzi)
Reference HL 11
Author(s) : Lemordant, D.
Title : Contribution à l'ethnobotanique éthiopienne. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 18, 1 - 35, 142 - 179, (1971)
Symptoms : H(161)
Recipes : H(161) latex, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : shola