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Official name : Pycnanthus angolensis (Welw.) Warb.
Family : Myristicaceae

26 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 33b
Author(s) : Asase, A., G. Oppong-Mensah
Title : Traditional antimalarial phytotherapy remedies in herbal markets in southern Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 126, pp. 492 - 499 ( 2009)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction of dried stems of Pycnanthus angolensis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (southern region)
Vernacular name : otie
Reference HA 40
Author(s) : Agyare, C. , A. Asase, M. Lechtenberg, M. Niehues, A. Deters, A. Hensl
Title : An Ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro confirmation of ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants used for wound healing in Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma area, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 125, pp. 393- 403, (2009)
Symptoms : H(004), H(094), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) chronic wounds, H(094) haemorrhoids, H(104) stomach ulcer, stem bark, leaves of Pycnanthus angolensis, decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : otie (Asante-Twi)
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, 6) cancer, stem bark of Pycnanthus angolensis, poultice and VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : akomu (Yoruba)
Reference HA 47
Author(s) : Abondo, A., F. Mbenkum & D. Thomas
Title : Ethnobotany and the medicinal plants of the Korup rainforest project area, Cameroon in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms : H(002), H(020), H(169)
Recipes : H(002) lactogenic, ground bark of Pycnanthus angolensis eaten in food to stimulate lactation
H(020) snake bite, chewed barks of Pycnanthus angolensis to get strength to get back home for treatment
H(169) hernia, aril of Pycnanthus angolensis used to treat hernia
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 54
Author(s) : Apema, R., D. Mozouloua, E. Kosh-Komba & Y. Ngoule
Title : Les plantes médicinales utilisées dans le traitement de l'hypertension artérielle par les tradipraticiens à Bangui http://www.gfmer.ch/Activites_internationales_Fr/PDF/HTA-Apema-2011.pdf
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) hypertension, collect some stem barks.of Pycnanthus angolensis. Decoction in 2 liters of H2O. let cool and filter and reduce to 1,5 lit. VO. 1 bamboo glass 2 times per day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (Bangui)
Vernacular name : kolo (Issongo).
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 cultivated and wild Pycnanthus angolensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria du sud
Vernacular name : African nutmeg, false nuymeg (Local name), akomu, oje, akwa-mil akujaadi (Hausa) and egwunoma (Igbo (Common name)
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) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(104) stomach pain women, name of the person and the disease to be treated to the tree. Collect barks of Pycnanthus angolensis by a prayer and macerate, enema
H(201) protection against the attacks of sorcerers, take hair, nails and other body parts hiding in the tree after a preparation, put the remains of the human body at the foot of the tree (Receipts: Baghama et Babongo, in the zone of collect Mouroumba, Loubomo)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : mulomba ( Arbre saint )
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(002), H(014), H(028t), H(045), H(051), H(068), H(091), H(094), H(200)
Recipes : H(033) sexual weakness, H(094) hemorrhoids, barks of Annona senegalensis + Mangifera indica + Pycnanthus angolensis + Antrocaryon klaineanum + Alstonia boonei, decoction, VO., + sitz bath 2 times / day
H(038), blocked tubes, H(094) hemorrhoids, barks of Adansonia digitata + Mangifera indica + Pycnanthus angolensis + Antrocaryon klaineanum + Cylicodiscus gabunensis, decoction, VO. 2 times / day + sitz bath 2 times / day
H(094) hemorrhoids, H(014) itching, H(200) antibiotic , barks of Cylicodiscus gabunensis + Mangifera indica + Pycnanthus angolensis + Adansonia digitata + Antrocaryon klaineanum, decoction, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath 1 times / day
H(051) paludism, H(200) antibiotic, barks of Guibourtia tessmannii + Afromomum daniellii + Spathodea campanulata + Baillonella toxisperma + Pycnanthus angolensis, decoction, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath, 1 times / day
H(045) cleans up the bad H2O, H(068) worm of woman, H(094) hemorrhoids, barks of Irvingia gabonensis + Mangifera indica + Cylicodiscus gabunensis + Baillonella toxisperma + Antrocaryon campanulata + Baillonella toxisperma + Pycnanthus angolensis, decoction, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath 1 times / day
H(014) scabies, itching, H(028t) excess of white losses, H(094) hemorrhoids, barks of Mammea africana + Guibourtia tessmannii + Baillonella toxisperm + Spathodea campanulata + Pycnanthus angolensis, decoction, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath 1 times / day
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
H(002) purifie le lait, H(013) diaper rash, H(094) hemorrhoids, H(091) tonifying, barks of Pycnanthus angolensis + Irvingia gabonensis + Lophira alata + Morinda lucida + Baillonella toxisperma, decoction, VO., 2 times / day + sitz bath, 1 times / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Center and Coastline)
Vernacular name : eteng
Reference HI 12
Author(s) : Iyamah P.C., M. Idu
Title : Ethnomedicinal survey of plantsused in the treatment of malaria in Southern Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 287–302, (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2015.07.008
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 13) paludism, leaves, stem bark of Pycnanthus angolensis, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : akomu (Yoruba), african nutmeg (English)
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(008), H(051), H(091)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(051) fever, H(091) anaemia, shoot, bark, leaves of Pycnanthus angolensis, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (upper Nyong valley forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HK 49
Author(s) : Kayode, J., R. A. Jose and O.E. Ige
Title : Conservation and Biodiversity Erosion in Ondo State, Nigeria: (4). Assessing Botanicals Used in the Cure of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Owo Region Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 734-38. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/owo.htm
Symptoms : H(199)
Recipes : H(199) HIV / AIDS, stem or stem barks or/and roots of Pycnanthus angolensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ondo State)
Vernacular name : ifu (Owomode)
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) http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001868/186858fo.pdf
Symptoms : H(104), H(201)
Recipes : stomachache women, give the name of the person and the disease to be treated by the tree. Take the peel Pycnanthus angolensis making a prayer. Take barks and put them in a bucket with water, enema
H(201) protection against attacks by sorcerers, take the barks, take the hair, nails and other body parts hidden at the foot of the tree (recipes Baghama and Babongo)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : mulomba ( Arbre saint )
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(037), H(051), H(099), H(103), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(037) cough and H(051) fever, decoction of the root of Elaeis guineensis associated with the bark of the trunk of Pycnanthus angolensis, enema
H(037) cough rebelle, decoction of trunk bark of Pycnanthus angolensis associée à la farine of Elaeis guineensis, enema
H(099) madness, decoction of the root of Diospyros gabunensis of Musanga cecropioides and Pycnanthus angolensis as cooking liquid of Fuku ( porridge made of manioc flour)
H(099) epilepsy, appliquer sur le corps la pâte with ashes du fruit of Morinda morindoides associée à the liana of Manniophyton fulvum dans decoction of trunk bark of Pycnanthus angolensis.
H(103) caries, expressed juice of trunk bark, associated vegetable salt. by local application
H(104) gastritis, roots decoction : VO. 1 glass 2 times daily during 4 days.
H(201) psychosomatic disorders, decoction of trunk bark : enema 2 doses (+/_ 1/4 liter) 2 times dailys
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Gemena (Bobiengele), Tandala (Ngumu), Bwamanda (Bosempwanga), Libenge sud (Mawuya-Lebo), Libenge Centre (Boyabo))
Vernacular name : kpakolo, gbakayorondo (Ngwaka), gbango (Mbanza)
Reference HK 62
Author(s) : Kayode, J. & M. A. Omotoyinbo
Title : Ethnobotanical Utilisation and Conservation of Chewing Sticks. Plants Species in Ekiti State, Nigeria Research Journal of Botany 4(1) : 1-9, 2009 http://docsdrive.com/pdfs/academicjournals/rjb/2009/1-9.pdf
Symptoms : H(103x), H(076)
Recipes : H(103x) dental hygiene, chewing a stem of Pycnanthus angolensis. Other effects: H(076) white tongue
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ekiti State)
Vernacular name : akomu
Reference HK 69
Author(s) : Kwenzi-Mikala, J., S. Mbadinga, Boorobou- Boorobou, P. Kialo, G-M Moussavou, J. Niangui
Title : Savoirs pharmacothérapeutiques chez les Pygmées du Gabon. Communication présentée à l’occasion de «l’École d’Été sur les savoirs ethnobiologiques» du Gabon du 22 au 26 juillet 2013.
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) protection against witches attacks, take the hair, nails and other body parts hide in the tree after preparation, put these body parts at the foot of the tree
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Mouroumba, Loubomo zone)
Vernacular name : mulomba (Arbre saint) (Barimba et Baghama)
Reference HK 70
Author(s) : Komlaga, G., C.Agyare, R. Akosua Dickson, M. L. Kwao Mensah, K. Annan, P.M. Loiseau, P.Champy
Title : Medicinal plants and finished marketed herbal products used in the treatment of malaria in the Ashanti region, Ghana Journal of Ethnopharmacology 172, 333–346, (2015)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, leaves of Pycnanthus angolensis, Rauvolfia vomitoria and Mangifera indica, décoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ghana (Ashanti region)
Vernacular name : otie
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(033), H(091), H(095), H(203)
Recipes : H(033) infertility women fruit of Pycnanthus angolensis
H(091) delayed walking in children, fruit, balm, dermal
H(095) fodder plant, leaves
H(203) Drums, wood
H(203) Construction, wood
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (province de Uíge)
Vernacular name : Muscada (Port.), banda nzazi, ndidila, nlenda, , munzanga, nozungu nkumbi (Kik.)
Reference HM 70
Author(s) : Madureira, M. C.
Title : Antimalarial drugs development research and the ancient knowledge of traditional medicines in S. Tomé e príncipe islands Tradiciones & transformaciones en Etnobotánica Conference Paper · October 2009
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, bark of Pycnanthus angolensis, RNS.
Region : Sao Tome
Country : Sao Tome
Vernacular name : pó-cassom
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) Pycnanthus angolensis; remedy plant of Pygmy peoples against dental caries, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : northwestern Congo Brazzaville
Vernacular name : kokolokoto
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(082), H(103)
Recipes : H(082, 10) respiratory infection, H(103, 10) gingivite, bark and sap of Pycnanthus angolensis, decoction in 2 l of water, VO. 1 glass morning and evening for 1 week
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun (Upper Nyong Department)
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors