Prelude Medicinal Plants Database

Search |  Practical Guide |  Contact |  Authors |  Disclaimer

Official name : Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Family : Strychnaceae
Synonyms : Strychnos buettneri Gilg

77 reference(s) related to this plant

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(013), H(020), H(033)
Recipes : H(013), stems with leaves of Strychnos spinosa of Byrsocarpus coccineus, RNS.
H(020), roots of Strychnos spinosa of Trichilia emetica, RNS.
H(033) femal, leaves of Strychnos spinosa , powder, to dilute, VO. + sauce + a piece of the sow uterus
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : gbéssègbwékou, goulogou (Bariba),potohoka (Waama), pinpedora (Yom)
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(005), H(006), H(007), H(026), H(033), H(099), H(126), H(173)
Recipes : H(005), barks of the underground part of Strychnos spinosa, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(006), H(007), H(126), roots of Moringa oleifera of Waltheria indica of Terminalia avicennioides of Strychnos spinosa of Cochlospermum tinctorium of Stereospermum kunthianum, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(026) dysmenorroea, barks of the underground part , powder, VO. + flour of sorgho
H(033) femal, leaves of Strychnos., powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(099) tranquillizing, roots of Strychnos., powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(173), whole plant of Indigofera tinctoria, roots of Guiera senegalensis of Striga hermontheca, barks stem, branch, trunk of Lannea microcarpa of Vitex doniana, stems with leaves of Strychnos spinosa, maceration (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : tsâdâ (Hausa), tchabouli (Peuhl)
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(137), H(170)
Recipes : H(137) pelvuss, roots of Strychnos spinosa, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(170), leaves of Lasiosiphon krausssianus of Ximenia americana of Piliostigma thonningii of Strychnos spinosa, decoction (H2O), to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : not registered
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(001), H(006), H(104)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Strychnos spinosa, decoction (H2O), to wash
H(006), roots of Strychnos spinosa of Securidaca longipedunculata, to dry, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(104) child, leaves of Strychnos., decoction (H2O), VO. + bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 11
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J.J. Floret , S. Guinko, M. Koumaré, A. M. R. Ahyi, J. Raynal
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Mali. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 291 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(026), H(139)
Recipes : H(026), roots of Trichilia emetica of Xeroderris stuhlmannii of Strychnos spinosa , seeds of Aframomum melegueta, powder, to dilute, VO. + porridge
H(139) male, barks stem, branch, trunk of Strychnos spinosa, seeds of Aframomum melegueta, powder, VO. + salt
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : gangoro, dangoro (Bambara), datokuley (Peuhl), kulukulu (Sonraï), strychnine (local French)
Reference HA 33a
Author(s) : Asase, A., A.A. Oteng-Yeboah, G.T. Odamtten & M.S.J. Simmonds
Title : Ethnobotanical study of some Ghanaian anti-malarial plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 99, pp. 273 - 279 ( 2005)
Symptoms : H(051), H(095)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, boil leaves and drink. Grind twigs, add to pomade and smear on body
H(095), fruit eaten raw
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (Wechiau region)
Vernacular name : dajekokora (Lobi), polane (Wale)
Reference HA 56
Author(s) : Ambé, G.A
Title : Les fruits sauvages comestibles des savanes guinéennes de Côte-d’Ivoire : état de la connaissance par une population locale, les Malinké. Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 2001 5 (1), 43–58
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fleshy fruits of Strychnos spinosa eaten raw
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : koulé-koulé (Dioula)
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(008), H(038), H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(008), leaves of Strychnos., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(008), leaves of Strychnos., decoction (H2O), enema, VO.
H(038), H(104) colic, dyspepsia, leaves of Clerodendrum myricoides of Dissotis pterocaulo of Elephantopus plurisetus of Heteromorpha trifoliata of Hibiscus fuscus of Indigofera atriceps of Loranthus sp. of Nuxia congesta of Strichnos spinosa, decoction (H2O), enema
H(091) kwash., leaves of Erlangea spissa of Rumex bequaertii of Strychnos spinosa of Virectaria major, to carbonize, VO.
H(091) anémie, leaves, barks stem, branche, trunk of Sapium ellipticum, leaves of Strychnos spinosa, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : ikome (Kirundi)
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(013), H(018), H(045), H(053), H(104)
Recipes : H(018), H(045) + H(053), H(045) +H(013) , H(104), leaves powder or roots barks of Strychnos spinosa, decoction (H2O), VO. or local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : kotobani (Malinke)
Reference HB 09
Author(s) : Baumer, M.C.
Title : Étude et dossiers: catalogue des plantes utiles du Kordofan (Rép. du Soudan) particulièrement du point de vue pastoral. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 22, 4 - 5 - 6, 81 - 118, (1975)
Symptoms : H(099), H(100)
Recipes : H(099) of H(100), frash leaves, appliction on sexual organs
H(100), H(104), leaves, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (Fulani)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(027), H(033), H(037), H(108), H(139)
Recipes : H(027) prevention of abortion, roots tea of Strychnos spinosa, VO. 1 cup mid day and evening until delivery
H(033) sterility, H(139) impotence, decoction of ndilasonde (Pterocarpus angolensis) + andala (Aloe zebrina) + sasi (unidentified plant) + tende-mupa (Strychnos spinosa) , VO. + enema
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)
H(108) cold, coryza, VO. roots decoction of mondolwa (Steganotaenia araliacea) of pilangu (Burkea africana) of anana (Corchorus tridens) of pu (Strychnos spinosa)
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Huambo, littoral de Bié, Malanje, Hufla)
Vernacular name : (i) tende-mupa (arbre), (a) tende-mupa (fruit)
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(006), H(031), H(037), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) constipation of a new born, ONS. of Strychnos spinosa, RNS.
H(031) body side pain, to cut in pieces a washed root, to boil 1/2 h, VO. tepid
H(037) cough, tuberculosis, pneumonia, chest pain, to cut in pieces a washed root, to boil 1/2 h, VO. tepid
H(037) tuberculosis, tea with 1 spoon of tabac kaya (Nicotiana tabacum), the roots of pipa (Tipha capensis) of mwi (Strychnos spinosa), VO. , 2 spoons 3 X / day
H(104) belly pain, tea of root, VO., 3 X / day
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Benguela, Ganda)
Vernacular name : (i) mwi (arbre), (o) mwi (fruit) (Umbundu)
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 Strychnos spinosa
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : (i)mwi, (u)pu (Umubumbu), maboke (Nyaneka) (Kimbundu)
Reference HB 38
Author(s) : Belem, B, B. M. I. Nacoulma, R. Gbangou, S. Kambou, H. H. Hansen, Q. Gausset, S. Lund, A. Raebild, D. Lompo, M. Ouedraogo, I. Theilade & I. J. Boussim
Title : Use of Non Wood Forest Products by local people bordering the “Parc National Kaboré Tambi”, Burkina Faso. The Journal of Transdisciplinary Environmental Studies vol. 6, no. 1, (2007) + Additional file
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species and wild vegetables of Strychnos spinosa
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : katrin-poaga (Moré)
Reference HB 50
Author(s) : Bruschi, P., , M. Morganti, M. Mancini, M. A. Signorini
Title : Traditional healers and laypeople: A qualitative and quantitative approach to local knowledge on medicinal plants in Muda (Mozambique) Journal of Ethnopharmacology 138, 543– 563, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111007276
Symptoms : H(020), H(022), H(100), H(169)
Recipes : H(020) snake bites, roots of Strychnos spinosa, ash, VO.
H(022) to induce or to speed the delivery process, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(100) venereal diseases, roots macerated in H2O, VO.
H(169) hernia, roots decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Muda)
Vernacular name : mutamba, ntupa, massala (Chindau)
Reference HC 02
Author(s) : Chevalier, A. & M. Laffitte
Title : Une enquête sur les plantes médicinales de l'Afrique occidentale.Rev. Bot. Appl., Agric. Trop., 27, 165 - 175, (1937) http://www.persee.fr/web/revues/home/prescript/article/jatba_0370-3681_1937_num_17_187_5718
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), leaves of Strychnos spinosa, local application
Region : Occidental Africa
Country : Africa (Occidental)
Vernacular name : n'kangolo (Bambara)
Reference HC 18
Author(s) : Chifundera K.
Title : Antivenomous plants used in the Zairean pharmacopoeia. African Study Monographs, 7 : 21 -35, March 1987
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, VO., maceration of leaves of Strychnos spinosa
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Maniema, Bunyakiri)
Vernacular name : ekongo (Kitembo)
Reference HC 25
Author(s) : Corrigan, B.M. , B.-E. Van Wyk, C.J. Geldenhuys, J.M. Jardine
Title : Ethnobotanical plant uses in the KwaNibela Peninsula, St Lucia, South Africa South African Journal of Botany 77, 346–359 (2011)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), the fruit of Strychnos spinosa is eaten
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : umHlala
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(092), H(095), H(104)
Recipes : H(095) pulpe fruit of Strychnos spinosa edible; can cause vomiting when it eat too much(receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950).
H(092) seeds: poisonous. (receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950)
H(104) pain of stomach., roots: grated, used in beverage (receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950)
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : koudé koulé, kankoro, gangourou tiéni (Malinké), goudèn goulèn, goudé goulen, goundi goula (Poular)
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, roots of Strychnos spinosa, maceration, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : nkantoroni (Bambara)