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Official name : Pterocarpus soyauxii Taub.
Family : Fabaceae

reference(s) related to this plant

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)
Symptoms : H(022), H(201)
Recipes : H(022) parturiente, powder avec of l'palm oil. Rub all over the body
H(201) used in initiation rites wood of Pterocarpus soyauxii,. put on the fontanelle
(Receipts: Babongo, in the zone of collect: Campement Sogha)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : mogoli
Reference HF 04
Author(s) : Focho, D. A., M. C Newu, M. G Anjah, F. A Nwana, F. B Ambo
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of trees in Fundong, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 2009, 5:17 (doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-17) + Additional file 1
Symptoms : H(091), H(201)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, decoction of barks of Pterocarpus soyauxii, VO.
H(201) madness, put pulverized bark into nostrils.
H(201) against evil spirits, powdered bark, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : cam wood (Fundong)
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
Symptoms : H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(091) anaemia, H(104) gastralgia, bark of Pterocarpus soyauxii, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 59
Author(s) : Kwenzi-Mikala. J. (Prof.) & S. Mbadinga (Dr.)
Title : Pharmacopée et médecine traditionnelles chez les Pygmées du Gabon Barimba et Baghama (Nyanga), Babongo (Ngounié, Ogooué Lolo et Haut Ogooué ) et les Bakoya (Ogooué Ivindo) Programme : Société-Nature chez les Pygmées du Gabon. (UNESCO publication)
Symptoms : H(027v), H(201)
Recipes : H(027v) parturient care, ONS powder of Pterocarpus soyauxii mixed with palm oil , rub all over the body
H(201) initiation rites, put kaolin on the fontanelle (recipe Babongo)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : mogoli (Kaolin rouge)
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) Pterocarpus soyauxii; remedy plant of Pygmy peoples against dental caries, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : northwestern Congo Brazzaville
Vernacular name : ngélé
Reference HM 82
Author(s) : Mpondo Mpondo, E., J. P. Ngene, L. Mpounze Som, G. Etame Loe, P. C. Ngo Boumsong , J. Yinyang , S. D. Dibong
Title : Connaissances et usages traditionnels des plantes médicinales du département du haut Nyong Journal of Applied Biosciences 113: 11229-11245 (2017)
Symptoms : H(169)
Recipes : H(169, 9) umbilical hernia, decoction of bark of Pterocarpus soyauxii, filter and purge morning and evening until healing
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun (Upper Nyong Department)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
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(008), H(008x)
Recipes : H(008) antidiarrheal. Absorb the decoction of the bark of Pterocarpus soyauxii
H(008) diarrhea , H(008x) bloody dysentery; powerful remedy. Absorb the decoction of the bark of Pterocarpus soyauxii.Stir until well smoothed + lots of grated barks of Plerocarpus soyauxii. Mix and to pound a long time. Dry in the sun, then sift finely. The patient is first made to drink the decoction of Pterocaipus soyauxii, then the powder is taken in the morning, afternoon and evening. Highly effective remedy
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Oubangui-Chari)
Vernacular name : tola (Lissongo)
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(202)
Recipes : H(202), H(202y) The red powder of the wood of Pterocarpus soyauxii is used as a dye for barkcloth, and as a cosmetic color to draw figures on the face or on the body in ritual ceremonie (Mbuti Pygmies in Ituri forest)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Itury forest)
Vernacular name : ndo (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(004), H(131)
Recipes : H(004) wound, red powder from the heart of a dry tree Pterocarpus soyauxii, local application
H(131) pian, red powder from heart of tree Pterocarpus soyauxii application on the whole body
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo), Imbonga on the middle Momboyo the Central African rain forest
Vernacular name : ngola, bosulu (Nkundo)
Reference HV 54
Author(s) : Van der Veen, L.J., S. Bodinga-bwa-Bodinga
Title : Une société traditionnelle noire africaine et ses plantes utiles : les Eviya du Gabon Document submitted for publication der Veen/Van der Veen_à paraître_a.pdf
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(013), H(014), H(026), H(100), H(102), H(103), H(131)
Recipes : H(004) infected wounds, wood powder of Pterocarpus soyauxii stewed with slices of lemon
H(008) diarrhea, sap from the bark, enema
H(008) dysentery, bark boiled with that of the three o-suga, enemas
H(013) ulcers, shavings of bark applications)
H(014) scabies and ringworm ointment, ONS, RNS . ritual uses (. Bwiti).
H(014) itch,H(014) tinea, H (100) gonorrhea bloody, H(131) pian, ointment powder timber and palm oil or vegetable butter
H(026) women with bleeding, decoction of wood shavings enemas
H(100) gonorrhea bloody, grated timber fumigations
H(102) bile, sap from the bark decoction
H(103) toothache, (decoction of wood shavings as a gargle
H (131) excoriations plantar of yaws grated wood, fumigation
H (131) secondary pian, fumigations grass seed Achyranthes aspera with wood from the tree Pterocarpus soyauxii (ge-nigo)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (o-)goa, (ge-)nigo (Eviya language)