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Official name : Pentaclethra macrophylla Benth.
Family : Fabaceae

60 reference(s) related to this plant

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(026), H(031), H(038), H(101), H(109), H(113), H(169)
Recipes : H(026), ripe fruit, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra macrophylla, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(026), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), VO. + salt
H(038), barks stem, branch, trunk, barks of the underground part of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(109), H(113), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra., to scrape, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(113) intercostal pains, ripe fruit, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(158), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(169), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra macrophylla, Millettia eetveldeana, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : ommbala (Akwa), obala (Bongili), mouwaï (Laali), moukandzi (Loumbou), kihanzi, mpandzou (Lari), onwoué, akourou (Téké), ompaï (Mbaamba), moubandzi (Tsaangui), nvandza (Vili)
Reference HA 15
Author(s) : Akendengue, B.
Title : Guinée équatoriale (1992) From PHARMEL 2 ref.: HP 10
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045), ripe fruit of Pentaclethra macrophylla, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Equatorial Guinea
Vernacular name : not registered
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(004), H(006)
Recipes : H(006), barks from stems+ roots, laxative
H(004), decoction (H2O) barks, lotion
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : apara
Reference HA 21
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, P. Chibon, H. de Vecchy, E. Duboze, J. Eymé, J.- N. Gassita, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, M. Le Bras, I. Mourambou, E. Mve - Mengome, M. - G. Nguéma, J. - B. Ollome, P. Posso, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Gabon. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 294 p., (1984) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(022), H(028), H(201)
Recipes : H(022), H(028) uterus, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra macrophylla, decoction (H2O), enema jusqu'à 3 mois après l'accouchement, bath
H(201) again vampire, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra macrophylla, ONS. of Pycnanthus angolensis, infusion (H2O), aspersion
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : obala (Apindji, Bavové, Simba), mubala (Bahumbu), muvandji (Eshira), owala (Fang, Galoa, Mpongwé, Nkomi, Orungu), ombala (Ndumu)
Reference HA 26
Author(s) : Akah, P.A. & A.I. Nwambie
Title : Evaluation of Nigerian traditional medicines: I. Plants used for rheumatic (inflammatory) disorders. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 42, pp. 17 - 182, (1994)
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflammatoty, seeds, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
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), the seeds are cooked and eaten
1) First, the seeds are boiled, the skin removed and sliced into thin pieces
2) Second, boiled again with ashes and washed in cold water
3) Third, smashed in a mortar and wrapped with Marantaceae leaves and baked in a hearth
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo), around the Moumpoutou village, along the Ibenga river, Dedongou district, Likoula region
Vernacular name : mo.mbalaka (Aka-moumpoutou); mo.ba (Aka-bangi), kbeka (Mbuti)
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(000)
Recipes : H(000), barks, RNS.
H(095) , fruits, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (around the Iyondje village, near Wamba, Shuapa, equatorial province)
Vernacular name : baala; boala Bongando) (Ngandu)
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(095)
Recipes : H(095) the seeds of Pentaclethra macrophylla are cooked and eaten (OBS). 1) First, the seeds are boiled, the skin removed and sliced into thin pieces. 2) Second, boiled again with ashes and washed in cold water. 3) Third, smashed in a mortar and wrapped with Marantaceae leaves and baked in a hearth. Observed at Mataha Camp, Teturi in Septrmber, 1987.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri, Mawanbo, Mambasa, Haut-Zaire)
Vernacular name : kbeka (Mbuti)
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(103), H(151)
Recipes : H(103) tooth ache, roots of Pentaclethra macrophylla cooked as soup, chewed
H(151, 84) hypertension, seeds of Pentaclethra, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Akwa Ibom State)
Vernacular name : ukana (Ibibio)
Reference HA 47
Author(s) : Abondo, A., F. Mbenkum & D. Thomas
Title : Ethnobotany and the medicinal plants of the Korup rainforest project area, Cameroon in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) hepatitis, jaundice, infusion of barks of Pentaclethra macrophylla as enema for liver problems
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(026), H(099)
Recipes : H(026), H(099), ONS. of Pentaclethra macrophylla, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : aflamantan (Aboure), atabla (Ashanti), doroufou (Gouro), zazé (Shien)
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(006), H(018), H(026), H(031), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(053), H(091), H(082), H(104), H(113), H(168), H(139)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), H(026), H(038), H(104), H(139) sexual impotence, ONS. of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(018), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra., to scrape, juice, drops in nose
H(031),H(037) cough, bronchitis, H(082), ONS. of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), H(091) asthenia, H(113), H(168), ONS. of Pentaclethra., decoction (H2O), steam bath, bath
H(053) otitis, deafness, internal barks stem, branch, trunk of Pentaclethra., to scrape, juice, drops in ears
H(091) anaemia, seeds of Pentaclethra, VO.
H(173), ONS. of Sida sp., seeds of Pentaclethra macrophylla, to pound (palm oil), local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 10
Author(s) : Bourobou - Bourobou, H., H. Mounzeo, B. Mbatchi & P. Posso
Title : Quelques plantes galactogènes utilisées par les Bapunu au Gabon. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 10, n° 1, 71 - 78, (1996)
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) baby, stems barks, Pentaclethra macrophylla, decoction (H2O), VO., 1 glass / 3X / J / 1 to 2 weeks, after : leaves Ocimum gratissimum , decoction (H2O), VO., 1 to 2 glass / 3X / day / 3 to 5 days
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : muwandzi
Reference HB 30a
Author(s) : Betti, J. L.
Title : Medicinal plants sold in Yaoundé markets, Cameroon. African Study Monographs, 23 (2) : 47-64, June 2002
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, stem barks of Pentachlethra macrophylla, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Yaounde markets)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 30b
Author(s) : Betti, J. L.
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants among the baka pygmies in the Dja biosphere reserve, Cameroon. African Study Monographs, 25 (1) : 1 - 27, March 2004
Symptoms : H(008), H(018), H(051), H(068), H(103), H(139)
Recipes : H(008, 2), stems barks, maceration, enema
H(008, 2), stems barks, maceration, VO.
H(018), palm oil from Elaeis guineensis, roots ashes of Pentaclethra macrophylla, scarifications - - H(051, 16) paludism stems barks , maceration, VO.
H(068, 6) anthelmintic, macerated stems barks , VO.
H(103) toothache, stems barks scraped, nose instillation
H(139), roots, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Dja reserve)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(204)
Recipes : H(204) shell fruits of Pentaclethra macrophylla, first shoes among the pygmies.
(Receipts: Baghama et Babongo, in the zone of collect: Loubomo (Mayumba))
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : duvandji (Baghama, Babongo)
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(095), H(104), H(169)
Recipes : H(095) food, soak fruit in water of Pentaclethra macrophylla for a week, decoction, to dry and pound, prepared with fish or meat
H(104) stomach pain, H(169) hernia, grating bark of Pentaclethra macrophylla and pud the powder in H2O, VO.
(Receipts: Babongo, in the zone of collect: Mouroumba, Sindara)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : mobada / mibada (Babongo)
Reference HB 6k
Author(s) : Barnish, G. & S.K. Samai
Title : Some medicinal plant recipes of the Mende, Sierra Leone. Medical research council laboratory P.O.Box 81, Bo, Sierra Leone , 96 p., January l992 DVV sponsored, SLADEA PublicationKew 633.88 (10.2)
Symptoms : H(006), H(014), H(051)
Recipes : H(006), bark peeled and put on fire, roast, and put on liquid V0 drink.H(014) roundworm, bark fibre of stem is peeled, cleaned and dropped into clean water for a few hours to draw off the juice. The liquid is drunk for worms.H(051) paludism, Native soap is a cure for paludism. The patient washes his body frequently with the soap. It is beIieved to draw paludism from the body. The native soap is prepared from one - or a combination - of the ashes of the following plants:Sterculia tragacantha stem, Ceiba pentandra fruit pods, Elaeis guineemis receptacle, Spondias mombin wood, Pentaclethra macrophylla fruit pods, Jatropha curcas wood, Coffea stenophylla husk, Ricinodendron heudelotii skin or wood, Theobroma cacao dry fruitpod
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone
Vernacular name : fava
Reference HD 06 b
Author(s) : Delaude C.
Title : Les végétaux du Zaïre : Matériel médico-magique des guérisseurs et sources de recherches phytochimiques. Université de Liège. Editions du Centre de Coopération au Développement (CECODE). Imprimerie George Michel S.A., rue de la paix n°6, 4000 Liège, 164 P. (1978)
Symptoms : H(082), H(103)
Recipes : H(082), H(103), infusion of the barks of the trunc, steam bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Mayombe)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 13
Author(s) : Disengomoka, I. & P. Delaveau
Title : Medicinal plants used for child's respiratory diseases in Zaire. Part I. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 8, pp. 257 - 263, (1983) Medicinal plants used for child's respiratory diseases in Zaire. Part II. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 8, pp. 265 - 277, (1983) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874183900636
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) respiratory diseases , barks, decoction (H2O), VO., 2X / day
H(037) respiratory diseases , ashes of pods, rub on scarifications, 1X / day
H(037) respiratory diseases , boiled seeds are pounded then cooked with meals, 1X /day
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : nzama (Kiyanzi), ngansi (Kikongo)