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Official name : Piptadeniastrum africanum (Hook.f.) Brenan A FAIRE http
Family : Mimosaceae

17 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 42
Author(s) : Arkinstall, W.
Title : Medicinal and useful plants collected in the Manianga district of the Republic of Zaïre Revue de recherche scientifique. Spécial Médecine traditionnelle au Zaïre, Volume unique , pp135 - 158 (1979) Presses de l' Institut de Recherche Scientifique
Symptoms : H(008x)
Recipes : H(008x) roots of Piptadeniastrum africanum used to prepare enema used to treat bloody diarrhea
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaire) (Manianga district )
Vernacular name : yeye (Kikongo)
Reference HA 44
Author(s) : Ashidi, J.S. , P.J. Houghton, P.J. Hylands, T. Efferth
Title : Ethnobotanical survey and cytotoxicity testing of plants of South-western Nigeria used to treat cancer, with isolation of cytotoxic constituents from Cajanus cajan Millsp. leaves Journal of Ethnopharmacology 128, 501–512 (2010)
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, root of Piptadeniastrum africanum, decoction , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : agboin (Yoruba)
Reference HA 60
Author(s) : Amujoyegbe, O.O., M. Idu, J.M. Agbedahunsi, J.O. Erhabor
Title : Ethnomedicinal survey of medicinal plants used in the management of sickle cell disorder in Southern Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology 185, 347–360 (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2016.03.042
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) sickle cell disorder, stem bark from wild Piptadeniastrum africanum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria du sud
Vernacular name : agbonyin, ufikiriya, kurmi (Local name), African greenheart, dahoma (Common name)
Reference HD 54
Author(s) : Dibong, S. D. , P. B.Mvogo Ottou, D.Vandi, R. C. Ndjib , F. M. Tchamaha, E. Mpondo Mpondo
Title : Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales anti hémorroïdaires des marchés et villages du Centre et du Littoral Cameroun Journal of Applied Biosciences 96:9072 – 9093 (2015)
Symptoms : H(094), H(200)
Recipes : H(094) hemorrhoids, H(200) antibiotic, barks of Piptadeniastrum africanum + Baillonella toxisperma + Mammea africana + Pycnanthus angolensis + Entandrophragma utile, decoction, VO., sitz bath 2 times / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Center and Coastline)
Vernacular name : atui
Reference HI 10
Author(s) : Idu, M., B. C. Ndukwu
Title : Studies of Plants Used in Ethnomedicine in Ethiope Concil Area of Delta State, Nigeria Research Journal of Botany 1 (1) : 30 -43 (2006) http://scialert.net/qredirect.php?doi=rjb.2006.30.43&linkid=pdf
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) nervous system stimulant, roots and stem barks of Piptadeniastum africanum are ground into powder, snuff is taken
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Area of Delta State)
Vernacular name : owangan
Reference HJ 08
Author(s) : Jiofack, T., l. Ayissi, C. Fokunang, N. Guedje and V. Kemeuze
Title : Ethnobotany and phytomedicine of the upper Nyong valley forest in Cameroon African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(4). pp. 144-150, April, 2009 http://www.academicjournals.org/ajpp
Symptoms : H(001), H(051), H(113), H(127), H(139)
Recipes : H(001) visual disturbance, H(051) paludism, H(113) rheumatism, H(127) rate, H(139) male sexual impotence, bark of Piptadeniastrum africanum, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 55
Author(s) : Koni Muluwa, J., K. Bostoen
Title : Noms et usages des plantes utiles chez les Nsong. Göteborg Africana Informal Series - N° 6 , 71p., (2008) Department of Oriental and African Languages. University of Gothenburg (ISSN 1404-8523) http://www.sprak.gu.se/digitalAssets/1316/1316264_noms-et-usages-des-plantes.pdf
Symptoms : H(068), H(091), H(104), H(109), H(113)
Recipes : H(068) intestinal worms, H(091) stimulating, H(109) back pain, H(104) douleursabdominales, H(113) rheumatism, roots decoction Piptadeniastrum africanum, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title : Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms : H(103), H(127), H(137), H(157)
Recipes : H(103) caries, powder of trunk bark : by local application30 à 40 minutes 2 times daily
H(127) splenomegaly, decoction of trunk bark, enema
H(137) pelvic pain, maceration of trunk bark. Enema
H(157) convulsions, decoction of trunk bark of Piptadeniastrum africanum associated with leaves of Microdesmis puberula, Mikania sagittifera, Nephrolepsis biserata and Cyathula prostata : bath :1 times a day during 4 days
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Town of Mbandaka, Gemena (Ipoke), City of Karawa, of Lokolela, Bikoro (Loondo))
Vernacular name : bokungu (Lomongo), kungu (Ngbandi), mokungu (Ngwaka), bokungu (Lokonda), okungu (Mpama)
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(100)
Recipes : H(100) blennorrhoea, to roast in a pan plants below: Crossopteryx febrifuga (barks), Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia (roots), Piptadeniastrum africanum (barks), Milicia excelsa (barks) and the palm oil tree (inflorescences); crush and apply the powder sur les tattoos made in the lower abdomen, once a day with interval of 1 day. Prohibited food It is strictly forbidden of VO. wine or milk.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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(127)
Recipes : H(127) splenomegaly, decoction, enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (province de Uíge)
Vernacular name : nsinga nsinga (Kikongo)
Reference HM 80
Author(s) : Molloumba F. F. Bossali, P.J.Molloumba, G. Ewaméla
Title : La pharmacopée des peuples Pygmées du nord-ouest du Congo Brazzaville pour les affections bucco-dentaires Actes. Société française d'histoire de l'art dentaire, 2011, 16
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) Piptadéniastrum africanus; remedy plant of pygmy peoples against the side effects of dental mutilations, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : northwestern Congo Brazzaville
Vernacular name : kungu
Reference HN 36
Author(s) : Nsimundele, L.
Title : Répertoire des plantes médicinales des régions côtieres du Mayumbe et du Bas-Congo,1966-1968. Unpublished notes of Léopold Nsimundele, Bureau chief forester / Inéac Luki, National Institute for Agronomic Study of Congo
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112), abortifacient dangerous, bark of Piptadeniastrum africanum , RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : nsinga nsinga (Kikongo and Kiyombe)
Reference HN 51
Author(s) : Nnanga Nga , E., C. Kidik Pouka, P. C. Ngo Boumsong, S. D. Dibong, E. Mpondo Mpondo
Title : Inventaire et caractérisation des plantes médicinales utilisées en thérapeutique dans le département de la Sanaga Maritime: Ndom, Ngambe et Pouma (Cameroun) Journal of Applied Biosciences 106:10333 –10352 (2016)
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(109), H(113)
Recipes : H(018) cephalalgia + H(051) fever + H(113) body aches, H(051) fever, bark of Adansonia digitata + Piptadeniastrum africanum + Entandrophragma cylindricum + Entandrophragma utile, 1 /4 glass (child), 1/2 (adults) morning and evening during 5 days
H(109) low back pain, barks of Piptadeniastrum africanum, decoction, enema, 1 syringe / j for 1 week
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Reference HO 12
Author(s) : Okafor, J. & R. Ham
Title : Identification, utilisation et conservation des plantes médicinales dans le sud-est du Nigeria. Thèmes de la biodiversité africaine, Le Programme d'Appui à la Biodiversité, Numéro 3, Juillet 1999 http://www.worldwildlife.org/bsp/publications/africa/okaforfr/okaforfr.pdf
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026) painful menstruation, barks of Piptadeniastrum africanum soaked in water, half a glass consumed twice a day
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-East) (Central plain of Igbo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HT 46
Author(s) : Tugume P., E. K. Kakudidi, M. Buyinza, J. Namaalwa, M. Kamatenesi, P. Mucunguzi, J. Kalema
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plant species used by communities around Mabira Central Forest Reserve, Uganda Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:5 (2016)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, steam of leaves of Piptadeniastrum africanum bathe
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : mpewere (Luganda)
Reference HT 53
Author(s) : Terashima, H., M. Ichikawa
Title : A comparative ethnobotany of the Mbuti and Efe hunter-gatherers in Itury forest, Democratic Republic of Congo African Study Monographs, 24(1, 2): 1-168, (2003) *partially encoded*
Symptoms : H(091), H(092), H(139)
Recipes : H(091), H(139) the twigs of Piptadeniastrum africanum are chewed as a stimulant, or as a medicine for sexual strength (Efe Pygmies in Ituri forest)
H(139) The root of young tree is chewed as an aphrodisiac.
H(092) the root-sap of Piptadeniastrum africanum is mixed with "mutali" Parquentina nigrescens to make arrow-poison. (Mbuti Pygmies in Ituri forest)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Itury forest)
Vernacular name : aako (Efe Pygmies, Ituri forest), yako (Mbuti Pygmies, Ituri forest)
Reference HT 53
Author(s) : Terashima, H., M. Ichikawa
Title : A comparative ethnobotany of the Mbuti and Efe hunter-gatherers in Itury forest, Democratic Republic of Congo African Study Monographs, 24(1, 2): 1-168, (2003) *partially encoded*
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) the root-sap of Piptadeniastrum africanum is mixed with "mutali" Parquentina nigrescens to make arrow-poison. (Mbuti Pygmies in Ituri forest).
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Itury forest)
Vernacular name : aako (Efe Pygmies, Ituri forest), yako (Mbuti Pygmies, Ituri forest)