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Official name : Sesamum indicum L.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Synonyms : Sesamum orientale L.

31 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference B7 Nord
Author(s) : Bellakhdar, J., R. Claisse, J. Fleurentin & C. Younos
Title : Repertory of standard herbal drugs in the Moroccan pharmacopoea Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 35, pp. 123 - 143 (1991) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/037887419190064K
Symptoms : H(002), H(091), H(210)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, H(091) stimulant, H(210) hypnotic (children), seeds of Sesamum indicum
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : jenjlân
Reference E2 Nord
Author(s) : Eddouks, M., M. Maghrani, A. Lemhadri, M. -L. Ouahidi & H. Jouad
Title : Ethnopharmacological survey of medicinal plants used for the treatment of diabetes mellitus, hypertension and cardiac diseases in the south-east region of Morocco (Tafilalet) . Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 82 (2002) pp. 97 - 103 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874102001642
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(171), seeds, RNS..
Region : North Africa
Country : Morocco (Tafilalet region )
Vernacular name : jenjlan
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(103)
Recipes : H(103), roots powder of Sesamum indicum, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : bonanguila (Beembé, Doondo)
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(022)
Recipes : H(022) dystocia, stems with leaves of Ocimum basilicum, leaves of Sesamum indicum, to grind (H2O), VO. (some drops)
H(022) dystocia, leaves of Sesamum., to grind (H2O), to decant, VO.
H(022) dystocia, leaves of Sesamum., to grind (H2O), to filter, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : agbon (Adja), adeflo (Ewé)
Reference HA 20
Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(034), H(155), H(169)
Recipes : H(034), rhizome Hydnora johannis, seeds of Sesamum indicum, powder, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(155), leaves of Lantana trifolia of Momordica foetida, seeds of Sesamum indicum, to pound, to dilute (H2O), to filter, gargle
H(169) inguinal, leaves of Cassia didymobotrya, leaves, seeds of Sesamum indicum, powder, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 57
Author(s) : Adomou A.C. , H. Yedomonhan, B. Djossa, S. I. Legba, M. Oumorou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues dans le marché d’Abomey-Calavi au Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 6(2): 745-772, April 2012 http://ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022) difficult delivery, decoction stems with leaves of Sesamum indicum, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : agboman (Fon)
Reference HB 02
Author(s) : Boiteau, P.
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et pharmacopée.Précis de matière médicale malgache. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris 141 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(155)
Recipes : H(155), seeds Sesamum indicum, flowers Malva verticillata, roots Abrus precatorius , decoction (H2O) , filtration, gargle+ salt from ashes of wood
Region : Madagascar
Country : Madagascar
Vernacular name : voahazo
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(022), H(095)
Recipes : H(008) dysenterys,H(022) made delivery more easy, , ONS of Sesamum indicum
H(095) food, leaves and seeds, VO. (North population)
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : anana (Ebrie)
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(045), H(051), H(113)
Recipes : H(045), cicatrisant plaie of ciconcision, juice whole plant, local application
H(051) child, ONS. of Acanthospermum hispidum of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Ocimum sp. of Hyptis suaveolens of Sesamum indicum of Aframomum sp. of Cassia occidentalis, bath
H(051) child, ONS. of Sesamum indicum of Ocimum sp. of Micrococca mercurialis, decoction (H2O), bath
H(113), root torréfiée, diluted powder in palm oil, scarifications + rock salt
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, tuberculosis pneumonia , tea of leaves of cedro (Cupressus lusitanica) of sakwa (Sesamum indicum) of pu (Strychnos spinosa ) of mya inene (Ochna pygmaea) of lipi (Eucalyptus sp.) of lalandja uti (Citrus sinensis) of filanganga (Chrysophyllum argyrophyllum)
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Bié, Chicala)
Vernacular name : (olo) sakwa
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) food, seeds of Sesamum indicum
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : (o)sakwa, (u)koto, (u)tolo (Umubumbu), gergelin, sésamo (Portuguese)
Reference HD 15
Author(s) : Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title : Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014, 6), leaves of Sesamum indicum, to pound + H2O, to filter, to wash the scalp, 1 to 2 X / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886) https://archive.org/details/b24400270
Symptoms : H(002), H(007), H(008), H(013), H(026), H(039), H(045), H(116), H(193)
Recipes : H(013) ulcers, very good ointment against H(004) wounds of bad character, 500gr of each : Ageratum conyzoides (herbe of bouc pounded), Cassia occidentalis (cassepuante), Leucas aspera (madame tombé), Sigesbeckia orientalis (herbe de flacq), Dodonaea viscosa (bois of reinette), Cleome viscosa (pissat of chien), Ocimum gratissimum (basilic rouge) , extract the juice, all must provide 4 bottles + 250 gr of molten resin of Calophyllum tacamahaca (tamaka), 60 gr oil of Atylosia scarabaeoides (pistache) or oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) , of 60 gr of white wax, Mix all add to the end of 60 grams of gasoline turpentine. Put in jars
H(026) dysmenorrhea, H(116) amenorrhea, bath seat from a decoction of seeds of Sesamum indicum (gingeli) and + powdered seeds VO.
H(039) lice, decoction of 100 gr of leaves pounded of Datura alba (leaves du diable) + 200 gr oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli), filter, local application
H(045), vulnerary, infusion of several days of slices of Momordica charantia (margoze) in oil of Sesamum indicum (gingeli). Soak a cotton pad applied on recent injuries
Sesamum indicum is also involved in the treatment of : H(002) galactogenic, H(007) powerful diuretic (roots), H(008) child diarrhea, H(116) emmenagogue (seeds), H(116) amenorrhea, H(193) emollient (leaves
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : gingeli ou sésame (Creole), yellou eunnay (Tamoul)
Reference HH 11
Author(s) : Haxaire Claudie (Pharmacienne)
Title : Phytothérapie et Médecine Familiale chez les Gbaya-Kara (République Centrafricaine) Thèse de doctorat, Université de Paris, Fac. Pharmacie., 320 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(043), H(046)
Recipes : H(001), drops in eyes from raped roots raclées (blak seeds variety of Sesamum indicum)
H(018) sick headache, inhalation of leaves of Sesamum indicum
H(043) tetanus, to coat the throat with ashes of Sesamum indicum (red - violet coloured seeds variety of Sesamum indicum) + unidentified species
H(046) measles, VO. of seeds
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. not transposable
Reference HI 06
Author(s) : Inngjerdingen, K., C. S. Nergard, D. Diallo, P. P. Mounkoro, B. S. Paulsen
Title : An ethnopharmacological survey of plants used for wound healing in Dogonland, Mali, West Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume 92, pp. 233 - 244 (2004) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874104000832
Symptoms : H(053), H(094)
Recipes : H(053) otitis (sugulujim), powder of seeds of Blepharis linariifolia is mixed with oil seeds of Lannea microcarpa or Sesamum indicum, local application
H(094) (dumogoi) application of oil of Sesamum indicum mixed with plants (?), local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali (Dogonland)
Vernacular name : poli
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(030), H(093), H(173)
Recipes : H(030), juice of young leaves, VO.
H(093) arrow antidote, ashes of the plant, RNS.
H(173), ashes of the plant, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : éfiandron (Baoulé), lanca mouni (Ninengué)
Reference HK 61
Author(s) : Kibungu Kembelo A.O.
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales du Bas-Congo et leurs usages (198 p.),(2003) http://www.sie-cameroun.cm/?q=biblio/doc/4825
Symptoms : H(113), H(139)
Recipes : H(113) joint pain (kintolula), pound together the following plants : Garcinia huillensis (roots), Commelina africana, Ficus thonningii (roots), Cajanus cajan (leaves), Sesamum indicum (seeds) Vigna subterranea (seeds), Arachis hypogaea with red seeds (seeds), Croton mubango (barks of trunk), Canarium schweinfurthii (barks fraîches). Mix with the oil of raw palm nuts (Elaeis guineensis. Rub the body, 2 times per day
H(139) sexual weakness in man (non-erection of the penis), decoction of the following plants : Costus phyllocephalus (roots), Gardenia ternifolia (roots), Schwenkia americana, the beard of corn. (Zea mays), Sesamum indicum (seeds).To filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : wangila (Kikongo)
Reference HL 15
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, H. Yineger
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Mana Angetu District, southeastern Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , Volume 4 : 10 (2008) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/4/1/10 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) désordre mental disotder (marata), graines séchées de Sesamum indicum, crush and drink
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : selit (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HL 18
Author(s) : Lebbie, A. R., R. P. Guries
Title : Ethnobotanical value and conservation of sacred groves of the Kpaa Mende in Sierra Leone Economic Botany, 49 (3), pp. 297-308, (1995)
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) sun-dried leaves of Alchornea hirtella are pounded with those of Trichilia heudelotii, Harungana madagascarensis and Alternanthera sessilis, Alchornea hirtella and sieved. The powder is mixed with roasted and pounded seeds of. Sesamum indicum and salt. One teaspoon is put in a cup of tea or wine to induce or increase male virility (erection)
Region : West Africa
Country : Sierra Leone (Moyamba District)
Vernacular name : mandae (Kpaa Mende)
Reference HL 32
Author(s) : Lautenschläger, T., M. Monizi , M. Pedro, J. L. Mandombe, M. Futuro Bránquima, C. Heinze and C. Neinhuis
Title : First large-scale ethnobotanical survey in the province of Uíge, northern Angola Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:51 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0238-3
Symptoms : H(004), H(091), H(095), H(113), H(178x)
Recipes : H(004) cicatrices, seeds oil of Sesamum indicum, dermal
H(091) weakness, whole plant , decoction Inhalation
H(095) nutrition seeds, seeds
H(113) inflammation, seeds oil , dermal
H(178x) thromboses, seeds oil , dermal
H(000) pain, whole plant, decoction Inhalation
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (province de Uíge)
Vernacular name : bulukutu, wanguila (Kik.)