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Official name : Holarrhena africana DC.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Holarrhena floribunda (G. Don) Dur. & Schinz

28 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(027), H(094)
Recipes : H(027), pounded leaves, VO.
H(094), bulb Allium sativum, barks from stalks, trunk, twigs Lannea welwitschii of Holarrhena fluribunda, roots Pseudocedrela kotschyi , Anogeissus leiocarpus,Terminalia glaucescens , Aristolochia ringens, seeds Picralima nitida, raw fruits Piper guineense, flowers, Eugenia aromatica , decoction (H2O), 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(201)
Recipes : H(201), psychosis, bark, trunc, stems, RNS.
H(201), Holarrhena africana, Rauvolfia vomitora, roots, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
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(006), H(008), H(027)
Recipes : H(006), roots of Holarrhena floribunda of Strophanthus hispidus, ripe fruit of Citrus limon, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), barks stem, branch, trunk of Holarrhena., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(027), barks stem, branch, trunk, roots, stems with leaves of Holarrhena., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : sasewu (Ewé), afèkèti (Mina)
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(109)
Recipes : H(109), grinded leaves, RNS., enema + Capsicum sp. , Myrianthus arboreus
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(008), H(116)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, leaves et barks of Holarrhena floribunda, RNS. (recette Bété)
H(116) amenorrhoea, ONS., RNS. (Malinké)
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : sébé (Baoule), souabé (Gagou)
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(013), H(051), H(152), H(090)
Recipes : H(013) bark of Holarrhena floribunda used against diseases of the skin (SPRA Koundara)
H(051) paludism, bark of Holarrhena floribunda, substitute of quinine (receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950)
H(152) hypotensive properties, H(090) cardiodepressant, whole plant: contains an acting alkaloid , RNS. ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : kouna sana, noumou soro, noumouké soulou (Malinké), eindhama, indamma, gaoulen (Poular), yété (Soussou)
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(020), H(092), H(104), H(137)
Recipes : H(137) pains, H(104) intestinal problems, H(020) stings; bites and H(092) poisoning, leaves, bark of Holarrhena floribunda, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : bribait, bripatche, rubitchi (Balanta), ete-éri (Bijagó), machalô (Jola), charra-quidjé, endama, rubitchi, tcharaquidje, tchoráqui (Fula), bedufe, bedufi, bidufe (Mancanha), tcharico (Mandinga), metchel (Nalu), kamaitê (Sosso)
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(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, leaves of Holarrhena floribunda, 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 18
Author(s) : Diallo, D., B.S. Paulsen, B. Hvemm
Title : Production of traditional medicine: preparations accepted as medicines in Mali. In: Hostettmann, K., Cjhinyanganya, F., Maillard, M., Wolfender, J.-L. (Eds.), Chemistry, Biological and Pharmacological Properties of African Medicinal Plants. University of Zimbabwe Publications, Harare, pp. 235–241. (1996 ) Résultats extraits de "Evaluation of medicinal plants from Mali for their in vitro and in vivo trypanocidal activity: N. Bizimana, U.Tietjen, K-H Zessin, D. Diallo, C. Djibril, M. F. Melzig, P-H Clausen; Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume103, pp.350–356 (2006)
Symptoms : H(054)
Recipes : H(054) trypanosomiasis, twigs, leaves of Holarrhena floribunda, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : bassira, bassoro (Bambara)
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(097), H(104), H(162), H(169)
Recipes : H(097, 2), barks from the underground part of Holarrhena africana, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens of Aframomum melegueta, seeds of Zea mays, to dry, diluted powder, VO. + lemon juice
H(104), barks of the underground part of Holarrhena africana, seeds of Zea mays, ripe fruit of Capsicum frutescens, powder, VO. in le meal
H(162), H(007), leaves of Holarrhena., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(169), umbilical hernia, barks from the underground part of Holarrhena africana, seeds of Zea mays, ripe fruit d Capsicum frutescens, powder, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HF 08
Author(s) : Frazão-Moreira, A
Title : The symbolic efficacy of medicinal plants:practices, knowledge, and religious beliefs amongst the Nalu healers of Guinea-Bissau Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:24 (2016)
Symptoms : H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(100) venereal disease, scrape latex of Holarrhena floribunda, swallow
H(104) stomach ache, decoction of barks, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : metxel (Nalu)
Reference HI 04
Author(s) : Iwu, M. M.
Title : Handbook of african medicinal plants. CRC Press, Inc., 435 p. (1993) From: African Ethnomedicine.USP Press, Enugu, Nigeria, (1986)
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(100), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), barh stems and leaves, RNS
H(051), barh stems and leaves, RNS
H(100), barh stems and leaves, RNS
H(201), barh stems and leaves, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
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), H(038), H(068), H(104), H(112), H(170), H(171)
Recipes : H(033)voman root decoction, VO.
H(038), root decoction VO.
H(068), root decoction, VO.
H(104), stems barks, trunk, twigs, , roots, RNS.
H(104), poundde roots, maceration, decoction, VO.H(112), decoction roots, VO. + bath
H(170), decoction roots, VO.
H(171)sweet, stems + leaves, barks (uper underground part ), decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 12
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 384 - 444 (1964) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1964_num_11_10_2785 Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 543 - 599, (1964) https://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1964_num_11_12_2795
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, barks and roots of Holarrhena floribunda, RNS. (region of Kolda)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : tarki, taraki (Firdou, Fouladou)
Reference HK 22
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & A. Bouquet
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques de la Côte-d'Ivoire - Haute-Volta.Mission d'étude de la pharmacopée indigène en A.O.F. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 300 p., (1950)
Symptoms : H(004), H(124), H(014), H(126)
Recipes : H(004) + H(124), juice of leaves, local application
H(014), barks, decoction (H2O), to wash + bath
H(126), leaves and barks of Omphalogonus nigritanus, Uncaria talbotii, Alstonia congestis, Holarrhena africana, Sarcocephalus diderichii, Harungana madagascariensis, maceration in H2O heated by sun, to filter, VO. + massage with residue
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : kouna sana (Malinké), sohoué (Attié), kouro (Yacouba), toro toro (Gouro de Sinfra), douadé (Dioula), malé (Shien), sagéï (Bété), kouminin (Ashanti), manguibé ( Koulango), sébé (Baoulé), cécé, sésé (Agni, Abron)
Reference HK 25
Author(s) : Keita, S. M. & al.
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique traditionnelle de quelques plantes médicinales anthelminthiques de la Haute-Guinée (République de Guinée) Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 13, 49 - 65, (1999)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea (Republic of)
Vernacular name : den'ba sindyi (Manika), hèndan'ma (Pular)
Reference HM 32
Author(s) : Magassouba, F.B., A. Dialloa, M. Kouyaté, F. Mara, O.Bangoura, A. Camara, S. Traoré, A.K. Diall, G. Camara, S. Traoré, A. Keita, M.K. Camara, R. Barry, S. Keita, K. Oularé, M.S. Barry, M. Donzo, K. Camara, K. Toté, D. Vanden Berghe, J. Totté, L.. Pieters, A.J. Vlietinck, A.M. Baldé
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and antibacterial activity of some plants used in Guinean traditional medicine. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 114, pp. 44 - 53 (2007)
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045, 7) antiseptic, again infection, leaves of Holarrhena floribunda decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : mèhèn
Reference HM 33
Author(s) : Malgras, D. (R.P.)
Title : Arbres et arbustes guérisseurs des savanes maliennes. Editions Karthala, 22 - 24, boulevard Arago, 75013 Paris, 480 p. (1992)
Symptoms : H(007), H(014), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(087), H(130), H(170)
Recipes : H(007) diureticH(068) worm infestation, H(170) common dropsi, H(033) sterility, H(100) blennorrage, decoction roots of Holarrhena floribunda, RNS.
H(014) nettle-rash, application of boiled leaves of Holarrhena.
H(037) lungs diseases, boiled leaves of Holarrhena., inhalation, bath, VO.
H(051) fevers, insomnia, barks and leaves of Holarrhena., decoction, VO.
H(087) puerperal infection, roots and boiled leaves of Holarrhena floribunda, RNS.
H(130) paralysis, barks and leaves of Holarrhena., decoction, fumigation
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : nufu, fufu baasira (Bambara), numusoro, numukè sulu, kunasana (Malinke), sikaduforoga, kombripolo (Minyanka) (Senoufo)
Reference HN 15
Author(s) : Natabou Dégbé, F.
Title : Contribution à l'étude de la médecine et de la Pharmacopée traditionnelles au Bénin: Tentatives d'intégration dans le système de santé officiel. Thèse pour l'obtention du diplôme de Docteur en Pharmacie de l'Université Cheikh Anta Diop (Diplôme d'état), 138 p., Juillet 1991
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(033), H(051), H(100), H(104), H(171)
Recipes : H(007) diuretic, H(033) sterility), H(068) internal parasitism, H(100) blennorrage, roots decoction of Holarrhena africana, VO.
H(008) dysentery, H(051) fever, decoction of trunck barks of Holarrhena africana, VO.
H(104) enteralgia, maceration of roots of Holarrhena africana, VO.
H(171) diabetes, powder of twigs with leaves and barks of stems, trunk, roots, 4 spoons of powder diluted in 4 liters H2O, VO., VO. 1 X / week during 2 months
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : hondéhan, wodéa (Bariba), ako iré, iré ibedji (Nagot), akoyine,létin wéwé, lingbagbé (Fon), téibounnou (Dendi), gaountchi, séséou (Adja), séséwou (Watchi), gaoti, afeketi (Mina), moukou koummou (Ditammari), holarrhène, faux caoutchouc (French)
Reference HO 27
Author(s) : Ouôba, P., , A. M. Lykke, J. Boussim & S. Guinko
Title : La flore médicinale de la Forêt Classée de Niangoloko (Burkina Faso) Etudes flor. vég. Burkina Faso 10, 5-16 Frankfurt / Ouagadougou, Oktober/octobre 2006 ISSN 0943-2884
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, mix the leaves of Monotes kerstingii of Holarrhena floribunda; decoction; pour the first decoction; still decoction and drink the second decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors