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Official name : Ficus thonningii Blume
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus iteophylla Miq. , Ficus burkei (Miq.) Miq. , Ficus dekdekena (Miq.) A. Rich.

90 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(003), H(008)
Recipes : H(003), leaves, stems without leaves of Chasmanthera dependens, leaves of Ficus thonningii, decoction + karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum), local application
H(008), leaves of Ficus., to pound (H2O), to filter, 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(002), H(076), H(103)
Recipes : H(018), stems with leaves of Ficus thonningii, RNS.
H(076), H(103), stems with leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus platyphylla, stems with leaves of Ficus ingens, of Ficus gnaphalocarpa of Ficus thonningii, decoction (H2O), VO. + enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : not registered
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(013), H(103)
Recipes : H(013), barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus thonningii, fruit of Aframomum melegueta, decoction (H2O), VO. + rock salt
H(103) decayed tooths, sap of Ficus., local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : moufoukri (Béembe), ombiébié (Téké)
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(126)
Recipes : H(126), roots of Acacia senegal of Stereospermum kunthianum, barks stem, branch, trunk Ficus thonningii, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(126) after a strong emotion, aerian part of Euphorbia hirta, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus thonningii, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(126), powder to dilute of leaves of Ficus thonningii of Cassia occidentalis of Psidium guajava, VO.
H(126), leaves of Merremia tridentata of Ficus thonningii, to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, VO.
H(126), leaves of Ficus., to pound, maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : tiedjya (Hausa), sedia (Zarma)
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(002)
Recipes : H(002), leaves of Ficus thonningiii of Euphorbia hirta, to dry, powder to dilute in milk, VO. + to wash the breast with the decoction residue
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : m'kpénibuya (Akassélem)
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(176)
Recipes : H(176), leaves of Citrus decumana of Ficus thonningii, local application, stems with leaves of Platycerium alcicorne , local application
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 14
Author(s) : Ake Assi, L.
Title : Utilisation de diverses espèces de Ficus (Moraceae) dans la pharmacopée traditionnelle africaine de Côte d'Ivoire. Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg , 23b, 1039-1046, (1990)
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) epilepsy, leaves of Ficus thonningii, decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : karfa blé (Djimini), klo ofing (Baoulé)
Reference HB 01
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Guérisseurs et plantes médicinales de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren, Belgique.Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 18, 214 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(036)
Recipes : H(036) vertigo, leaves of Ficus thonningii of Sesbania sesban … var. nubica, decoction (H2O), enema, VO. , inhalation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : irengo (Kirundi)
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(001), H(004), H(008), H(091)
Recipes : H(001) + H(004) eyes wound, latex of Ficus thonningii, drops in eyes
H(008), barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus thonningii, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) rachitis, ONS. of Ficus., decoction (H2O), bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : nsaanda (Laadi), lintsama (Téké)
Reference HB 21
Author(s) : Boulesteix, M. & S. Guinko
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées par les Gbayas dans la région de Bouar (Empire Centrafricain). Quatrième colloque du Conseil africain de Malgache pour l'enseignement supérieur (C.A.M.E.S.), Libreville, Gabon, 23 - 52, (1979)
Symptoms : H(046), H(126)
Recipes : H(046) varicella, decoction , leaves, VO., 3 / 4 l / / D.
H(126), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire)
Vernacular name : touroule (Gbaya dialecte Bossangoa)
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(013), H(051)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) , aerian roots of Ficus thonningii, decoction (H2O), local application
H(008), H(051) fever with eruption, aerian roots of Ficus. , decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Luanda, Cuanza Norte)
Vernacular name : (mu) lemba (Kimbundu), tanga (Umbundu)
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(008x), H(022), H(038), H(051), H(103)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, boiled leaves of Ficus thonningii , to wash with the decoction
H(008) diarrhoea, ONS. decoction, VO.
H(008x), roots tea, VO., 1 cup, 3 X / Day
H(022) painfull delivery, rootys tea, VO.
H(038) uterus, pounded roots, tea, VO.
H(051) fever with eruption, ONS. decoction, VO.
H(103) gingivitis , to rub the gums with leaves
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Cuanza Norte, Golungo Alto)
Vernacular name : (i) kuyu (arbre), (a) kuyu (fruit) , (u) sekahondji, sekahonde , (i) lemba (Umbundu)
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, decotion of leaves of Ficus thonningii , VO. 2 teacups, 3 X / day during 30 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Niono district)
Vernacular name : dougalen (Bambara)
Reference HB 33
Author(s) : Bhat, R.B., E.O. Etejere, V.T. Oladipo
Title : Ethnobotanical studies fron central Nigeria. Economic Botany, 44 (3), pp. 382-390, (1990)
Symptoms : H(012), H(109), H(201)
Recipes : Harvest young and mature fresh leaves of Ficus thonningii at any lime of day
H(012), f), for dislocated limbs: The leaves are buried in hot ashes to decolorize them and then rubbed on the affected part.
H(109, f) backache, four to six leaves and a pinch of potash are ground together; the mixture is applied to the affected part after making nine (traditional belief) incisions
H(201) Rare To make people have good fortune and lead a lire of happiness: The leaves together with those of Pterocarpus sp. in equal proportions are ground together and mixed with local black soap
Region : West Africa
Country : Central Nigeria (Kwara state)
Vernacular name : odan (Yoruba), chediya (Hausa)
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, fruit of Ficus thonningii
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : tanga (Umubumbu), (mu)lemba (Kimbundu), incendeira, micendeidra, sicomoro-figueira (Portuguese)
Reference HB 44
Author(s) : Bekalo, T. H., S. D. Woodmatas, Z. A. Woldemariam
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by local people in the lowlands of Konta Special Woreda, southern nations, nationalities and peoples regional state, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5: 26 (2009) doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-5-26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, crushed fresh leaves of Ficus thonningii homogenized in H2O, VO., to prevent allergy the residue as smokebath. On the next day fresh root of Kyllinga bulbosa crushed and homogenized in H2O, VO. and the residue serves for smokebath. On the 3rd day crushed concoction of Oldenlandia goreensis and Achyranthes aspera homogenized in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : shaynaa (Konta)
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(094)
Recipes : H(094) hemorrhoids, leaves of Ficus dekdekena in decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger (center west)
Vernacular name : chiria (Haoussa)
Reference HC 21
Author(s) : Chevalier, A.
Title : Les plantes magiques cultivées par les noirs d'Afrique et leur origine. Plus personal communications Father André Walker to the author. Rev. Bot. Appl., Agric. Trop., 27, p. 93 - 105, (1937)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) Ficus thonningii , fetish tree
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HC 22
Author(s) : Chinsembu, K. C., M. Hedimbi
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of plants used to manage HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections in Katima Mulilo, Caprivi region, Namibia Journal of Ethnobiology ans Ethnomedicine, 6:25 (2010)
Symptoms : H(075), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections : H(075) lack of appetite, roots of Ficus thonningii, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibia (Caprivi region
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HC 51
Author(s) : Constant, N. L. , M. P. Tshisikhawe
Title : Hierarchies of knowledge: ethnobotanical knowledge, practices and beliefs of the Vhavenda in South Africa for biodiversity conservation Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:56 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0255-2
Symptoms : H(095), H(202x)
Recipes : H(095) fruits: figs of Ficus thonningii are also eaten when ripe
H(202x) planted at the Chief’s palace for shade ; found at the foot of a mountain
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : muumo (Vhavenda), common wild fig (English)