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Official name : Parquetina nigrescens (Afzel.) Bullock
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Parquetina gabonica Baill.

42 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(018), H(068), H(091), H(157)
Recipes : H(018), leaves, roots of Parquetina nigrescens, to pound, black soap, to wash
H(068) intestinal worm, roots of Aristolochia ringen of Securidaca longipedunculata, bulb of Gladiolus psittacinus, roots of Parquetina nigrescens, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum , ripe fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, seeds of Picralima nitida, leaves of Rorippa madagascariensis, seeds of Vigna sinensis, decoction (H2O), VO. + Viverra civetta
H(091) anaemia, leaves of Parquetina., to pound, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(157) child, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata of Olax subscorpioidea of Uvaria chamae of Mimosa pigra of Parquetina nigrescens of Crinum jagus of Khaya grandifolia of Calliandra portoricensis, stems with leaves of Chasmanthera dependens, stem without leaves of Euphorbia lateriflora, maceration (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(004), H(008), H(014), H(051), H(077), H(091), H(093), H(126), H(152)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves juice of Parquetina nigrescens, RNS.
H(008), leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Parquetina nigrescens, to grind (H2O), VO.
H(014) dermatosis, aerian part of Parquetina nigrescens , ONS. of Caesalpinia bonduc, RNS.
H(051), H(091) anaemia, leaves of Parquetina., RNS.
H(077), leaves of Parquetina., to grind (H2O), maceration (H2O), to decante, VO.
H(093), roots of Parquetina., RNS.
H(126), whole plant of Jatropha curcas, ONS. of Parquetina nigrescens of Moringa oleifera, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(152), leaves of Parquetina., to grind, to filter, VO. + honey
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : toboké (Adja), mampon, tona (Bariba), assobo, amandohonou (Fon, Goun), agbodwadou (Yoruba)
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(106)
Recipes : H(106) tobacco, roots of Parquetina nigrescens, ripe fruit of Citrus limon, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : poivrier (French)
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(091), H(126)
Recipes : H(091) asthenia, leaves of Parquetina nigrescens, decoction (H2O), bath
H(126), leaves of Parquetina., to softened by the heat of fire, to grind, juice, drops in eyes
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 12
Author(s) : Ake Assi, L., J. Abeye, S. Guinko, R. Giguet, X. Bangavou
Title : Contribution à l'identification et au recensement des plantes utilisées dans la médecine traditionnelle et la pharmacopée en République Centrafricaine. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 139 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) arrow poison, latex of Parquetina nigrescens of Rauvolfia vomitora, leaves juice of Palisota alopecurus, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : mombango (Lissongo)
Reference HA 29
Author(s) : AFLORA
Title : 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)
Recipes : H(095)arrows poison.., ONS, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo), around the Moumpoutou village, along the Ibenga river, Dedongou district, Likoula region
Vernacular name : mo.mbango (Aka)
Reference HA 29 b
Author(s) : D. Kimurad
Title : The Bongando (Ngandu) farmers in the central Zaire, around Iyondje village adjacent to Wamba, the research base of Bonobos (N 0, E 22), Zone de Tshuapa, Region d'Equateur; collected by D. Kimura, in 1986-1989. 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(201)
Recipes : H(092), the bark juice is the chief element of the arrow poison called "mutali"
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (around the Iyondje village, near Wamba, Shuapa, equatorial province)
Vernacular name : lolenga (Bongando) (Ngandu)
Reference HA 29 c
Author(s) : Tanno, T.
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies and the Bira farmers in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Mawambo and Teturi villages (N 1.0', 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(092)
Recipes : H(092), the plant is used as the main material of arrow poison called "mutali"; the bast is cut into fragments with several other plants, then poisonous liquid is squeezed out of the macerated chips; the poisonous liquid is applied to the tips of arrow-shaf
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Teturi, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : mutali (Bira , Mbuti )
Reference HA 29 e
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Katala and Mawambo village (N 1.0', 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(092)
Recipes : H(092), mutare (Mbuti), Inner bark is pounded with other plants to make an arrow poison. While many plants are mixed when making an arrow poison, this winee is considered to be the most effective, others being considered just to strengthen the effect of this plant
H(092), (k)oro(k)u(k)o (Efe), the inner bark of the winee is pounded, mixed with other plants, then black tar-like juice is squeezed, then applied to arrowheads, made of the ribs of raffia palm leaves.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : mutare (Mbuti), (k)oro(k)u(k)o (Efe), Vernacular means vine ("kuko") of arrow poison ("oro"), for which it is used.
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(092)
Recipes : H(092), juice, RNS.
H(201), leaves , RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire)
Vernacular name : mutalikuko (Balese)| orouo (Efe)
Reference HA 40
Author(s) : Agyare, C. , A. Asase, M. Lechtenberg, M. Niehues, A. Deters, A. Hensl
Title : An Ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro confirmation of ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants used for wound healing in Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma area, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 125, pp. 393- 403, (2009)
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(020)
Recipes : H(004) new old wounds,H(013) boils,H(013) carbuncles, H(020) snake bites, leaves, root of Parquetina nigrescens, poultice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : bakamo (Asante-Twi)
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(116)
Recipes : H(116), ONS. of Parquetina nigrescens, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : baba niama (Baoule)
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(004), H(038), H(045), H(092), H(104), H(111), H(113)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(111), H(045) vulnerary, leaves juice of Parquetina nigrescens, local application
H(038), H(104), leaves of Parquetina., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(092) arrow poison, barks stem, branch, trunk of Strophanthus gratus of Parquetina nigrescens, juice, RNS.
H(113), barks stem, branch, trunk of Parquetina nigrescens, powder, scarifications
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 06
Author(s) : Bouquet, A.
Title : Note sur la préparation du poison de flèches dans le nord Congo (Brazzaville), Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 14, n°8-9. pp. 359-362, (1967) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1967_num_14_8_2941
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) hunting poison, Strophanthus gratus and Parquetina nigrescens are always associated and sometimes with other plants like Rauvolfia vomitoria and Palisota schweinfurthii. The drugs used for these preparations are always used fresh. The stems are scraped with a knife so as to obtain fine chips themselves cut into small pieces of 2 to 3 cm long. The pieces are pressed to extract the juice.. As soon as it is collected, the poison is applied to the ends of the arrows with a piece of cloth attached to the end of a small stick, then dried over the embers of a hearth: it takes about five to six layers to get a sufficiently effective product.
H(093) in case of accidental injuries, The wound must be debrided, thoroughly bleeded, and plain salt applied, followed by a plaster of crushed peanuts or chewed Gnetum africanum leaves.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : démoni
Reference HC 33
Author(s) : Chevalier, A.
Title : Les Plantes-poisons de l'Oubangui et du Moyen Congo. Appl., Agric. Trop., 31e année, bulletin n°343-344, pp. 249-257.(1951) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0370-5412_1951_num_31_343_6408
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) arows poison, prepared by pounding set of roots, fresh stems and nearly ripe folliclese of Parquetina gabonica; often mixed with caustic juice de.Euphorbia teke and Euphorbia darbandense make the poison most active.
Region : West Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HE 17
Author(s) : Erinoso S. M. & D. O. Aworinde
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of some medicinal plants used in traditional health care in Abeokuta areas of Ogun State, Nigeria African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 6(18), pp. 1352-1362, 15 May, 2012 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp/PDF/pdf2012/15%20May/Erinoso%20and%20Aworinde.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of leaves of Parquetina nigrescens, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ogun state)
Vernacular name : ogbo
Reference HF 61
Author(s) : Addo-Fordjour, P, A. K. Anning, E. J. D. Belford & D. Akonnor
Title : Diversity and conservation of medicinal plants in the Bomaa community of the Brong Ahafo region, Ghana Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 2(9), pp. 226-233,( September 2008) http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR
Symptoms : H(013), H(091)
Recipes : H(013) boil, leaves of Parquetina nigrescens, grind and apply to affected part of the body
H(091) waist pains, roots, RNS., enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Brong Ahafo region)
Vernacular name : abakamo
Reference HG 05
Author(s) : Gbile, Z.O., F.A. Adeyemi & T.K. Odewo
Title : Nigerian flora and its pharmaceutical potential Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23b, 1033 - 1038, (1990)
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018), leaves pounded, wash the head
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (state of Kaduna, Zaria and surrounding) (Ogun state, Ijebu - Ode, Ago - Iwoye and surrounding)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 27
Author(s) : N' guessan, F.H. Tra Bi, M.W. Koné
Title : Etude ethnopharmacologique des plantes antipaludiques utilisées en médecine traditionnelle chez les Abbey et Krobou d'Agboville (Côte d'Ivoire). Ethnopharmacologia, n°44, december 2009
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Harungana madagascariensis en steam bath + leaves of Parquetina nigrescens with crushed pepper, purgative
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HH 06a
Author(s) : Hedberg I., O. Hedberg, P.J. Madati, K.E. Mshigeni, E.N. Mshiu & G. Samuelsson
Title : Inventory of plants used in traditional medicine in Tanzania. I. Plants of the families Acanthaceae - Cucurbitaceae. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 6, pp. 29 - 60 (1982)
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026),dysmenorrhoea, herbs of Parquetina nigrescens, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : sikombe (Makonde) (Korogwe district)