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Official name : Pseudospondias microcarpa (A. Rich.) Engl.
Family : Anacardiaceae

11 reference(s) related to this plant

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 Pseudospondias microcarpa eaten raw
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : kobi-sinan (Dioula)
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(095), H(126)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice, resin of bark of Pseudospondias microcarpa, RNS. ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
H(095) pulp of fruit, edible . (receipt from HA 98 (Aubreville, 1950)
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : doréké (Malinké), dologa, n'dologa (Poular).
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(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of the bark : VO. 1 glass 3 times per day during 7 days
H(051) paludism, macerated leaves of Pseudospondias microcarpa of Ocimum basilicum., enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (City of Lokolela)
Vernacular name : esasawu (Kisengele)
Reference HK 61
Author(s) : Kibungu Kembelo A.O.
Title : Quelques plantes médicinales du Bas-Congo et leurs usages (198 p.),(2003)
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(033), H(037), H(050), H(068), H(101), H(103), H(162x)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruption (mfueta),H(013) skin rash accompanied ofH(014) itching (nkulu = mpese) pian, pound together the following plants : Acanthospermum hispidum (leaves), mfueta sp. (leaves), Mitracarpus hirtus, Dacryodes edulis (leaves), Arachis hypogaea (leafy stems), Raphia textilis (inflorescences), Pseudospondias microcarpa (barks of trunk), Tephrosia vogelii (seeds), Pentaclethra eetveldeana (leaves), Entada abyssinica (seeds) and Pentaclethra macrophylla (leaves). Separate into three piles : Decoction of the first pile, filter and put in a bottle tightly closed with cap. To roast le 2nd pile in a pan, finely ground and store in a bottle. Mix le 3rd pile with le juice of 10 lemons and rub the whole body 2 times per day. When the body is dry, rub with the powder obtained with the 2nd pile, 2 times per day. And proceed for 3 consecutive days. Then VO. the filtrate from 1er pile, 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
H(033) female infertility, difficulty in conceiving (kisita), decoction of the mixing of barks of Milicia excelsa, of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa and of Sapium cornutum, of stems of Costus phyllocephalus, of roots of banana tree, red or green Hibiscus acetosella.To filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day the first day of menstruation.
H(037) cough, boil all the plants below: leaves of Costus lucanusianus and of Gossypium barbadense, barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, juice of Citrus limon (lemons), Aframomum melegueta and Securidaca longipedunculata ; to filter and drink 1/3 of glass, 3 times per day.
H(050) belly bloat with hardness accompanied of jaundice (mbudi), pound together and macerated in H2O barks of Albizia adianthifolia var adianthifolia and of Fuetete sp., Melinis minutiflora, and seeds of Monodora angolensis. Rub the whole body 2 times per day for 6 consecutive days. Warning : After you apply this medication, It is recommended of taking , medication below: decoction of the mixing of barks of trunk of Hallea stipulosa, of Pseudospondias microcarpa, of Kilendila sp., of Xylopia aethiopica and Scleria achtenii. Mix with palm wine and drink ½ glass, 2 times per day. Prohibited food : oil of macerated palm nuts, fruits, onions, Solanum macrocarpon, Solanum aethiopicum, leaves of Gnetum africanum as vegetables, pumpkin and maïs.
H(068) hookworm, grill the plants: Aframomum melegueta, Pseudospondias microcarpa (roots), leaves of Dichrostachys cinerea subsp. platycarpa, Piper nigrum, seeds of Scorodophloeus zenkeri, Cymbopogon densiflorus, Cyperus articulatus; finely ground then eat ½ teaspoon, 3 times per day.
H(068) hookworm, crush the following plants : Aframomum melegueta, Piper nigrum, Allium sativum, leaves of Tetrorchidium didymostemon and Capsicum frutescens (fruits) with white clay. Eating and drinking a little water ½ teaspoon, 2 times per day.
H(101) heavy menstruation and painful, pound and to roast in the pan barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, of Pentaclethra macrophylla and of Croton mubango; roots of Millettia eetveldeana and of Annona senegalensis subsp. oulotricha; grinding and mixing with the ancestral salt, eat 1 teaspoon of the powder with some water, 2 times per day.
H(103) tooth decay with H(103) gingivitis (ngulunga-mbaki), pound then decoction with traditional salt and the plants whose names follow :Croton mubango (barks of trunk), Pseudospondias microcarpa (barks of trunk), Momordica charantia, Crossopteryx febrifuga (roots); Sift and put in the mouth part of the still warm liquid, keep it in the mouth for 10 to 15 minutes and then spit. Do this operation morning and evening. Warning : Do not swallow.
H(162x) urinate in bed at night (kizienaziena), boil together roots of Costus phyllocephalus, barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa and roots of Sida rhombifolia; to filter and drink 1 table spoon, 3 times per day.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Bas-Congo Province)
Vernacular name : n’yibu (Kikongo)
Reference HL 20
Author(s) : Lacroix, D. , S. Prado, D. Kamoga , J. Kasenene , J. Namukobe , S. Krief , V. Dumontet, E. Mouray, B. Bodo, F. Brunois
Title : Antiplasmodial and cytotoxic activities of medicinal plants traditionally used in the village of Kiohima, Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 133, 850–855, (2011)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) witchcraft, fruit of Pseudospondias microcarpa keeped in the pocket to get power
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, village of Kiohima
Vernacular name : rabigamba (Rutooro), nimpyata (Rukiga)
Reference HM 40
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title : The Ethnomedicine of the Haya people of Bugabo ward, Kagera Region, north western Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:24 (2009) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-24
Symptoms : H(051), H(091), H(104), H(179)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(091) poor nutrition, H(104) peptic ulcers, H(179) kidney problems, decoction made with the leaves of Pseudospondias microparpa of Ludwigia abyssinica, Sapium ellipticum and Maytenus senegalensis is used to treat GIT problems such as mucoid diarrhoea, peptic ulcers and chest infections
H(104) peptic ulcers, the aerial parts of Plumbago zeylanicaof and Oxygonum sinuatum are boiled in water with the stem bark of Pseudospondias microcarpa and the decoction drunk
H(104) peptic ulcers, the fruits of Pseudospondias microcarpa are used in the treatment of peptic ulcers. They are boiled together with aerial parts and roots of Plumbago zeylanica and aerial parts of Oxygonum sinuatum. A quarter to one glass of the decoction, depending on the severity of the condition is taken twice daily
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region)
Vernacular name : omuzilu, mziku
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(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, bark of Pseudospondias microcarpa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : nyibu (Kikongo and Kiyombe)
Reference HS 03
Author(s) : Sillans, R.
Title : Sur quelques plantes médicinales de l'Afrique centrale. Rev. Bot. Appl. Agric.Trop., 31, 407 - 427, (1951)
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough.Boil young leaves and the bark of Pseudospondias microcarpa for a long time until the water turns red.. Boil young leaves and the bark of Pseudospondias microcarpa for a long time until the water turns red. Let cool and drink three or four times a day and more; continue until healing.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : mosakabuma (Lissongo)
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(008), H(051x)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, pound roots, decoction, VO.
H(051x) yellow fever, pound barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Mabira Central Forest Reserve)
Vernacular name : muziru (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(008), H(095), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, A leaf-infusion of Pseudospondias microcarpa is taken for "ondekutu" (dysentery); or, bark scrapings called "makamvu" are put in a funnel into which water is poured, then the liquid is taken for it.(receipy from Efe Pygmies, around Andiri village in the Ituri forest)
H(104) bark decoction is used as an enema for stomach disorders
H(095) The fruit are eaten raw.
H(201) The plant is used as amedicine for "kuweri", a disease believed to be caused by the violation of food taboo.(3 receips from Mbuti Pygmies, around Teturi village)
H(095) The olive-shaped fruit is 2 cm long and blackish when ripe and are eaten raw
H(104) the decoction of bark is cut into small pieces and boiled, and is used as an enema to a patient who is suffering from stomach disorder (Mbuti Pygmies in Ituri forest)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Itury forest)
Vernacular name : pela (Efe Pygmies, Ituri forest), sana (Mbuti Pygmies, Ituri forest)
Reference HV 10
Author(s) : Verbeeck, A.
Title : Inlandse Geneesmiddelen AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n° 1, 11 year, pp 23 - 31, parts 1 to 4, (1948) AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n° 2, 11 year,, pp 70 - 75, parts 5 to 7, (1948) AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n° 3, 11 year,, pp 98 - 102, parts 8 to 13, (1948) AEQUATORIA, Revue des Sciences Congolaises, n° 4, 11 year,, pp 148 - 152, parts 14 to 19, (1948)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhea, pieces of barks of Pseudospondias microcarpa heated in the fire. Used to prepare an enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo), Imbonga on the middle Momboyo the Central African rain forest
Vernacular name : ensaangi (Nkundo)