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Official name : Entada gigas Fawc. & Rendle
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Entada scandens (L.) Benth

10 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 57
Author(s) : Adomou A.C. , H. Yedomonhan, B. Djossa, S. I. Legba, M. Oumorou, A. Akoegninou
Title : Etude Ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales vendues dans le marché d’Abomey-Calavi au Bénin Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 6(2): 745-772, April 2012 http://ajol.info/index.php/ijbcs
Symptoms : H(074)
Recipes : H(074, r) internal infection, decoction seeds of Entada gigas, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin (Abomey-Calavi market)
Vernacular name : gbagbala (Fon)
Reference HC 21
Author(s) : Chevalier, A.
Title : Les plantes magiques cultivées par les noirs d'Afrique et leur origine. Plus personal communications Father André Walker to the author. Rev. Bot. Appl., Agric. Trop., 27, p. 93 - 105, (1937)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H (201), Entada scandens fetish plant at the entrance of villages to ward off evil spirits.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886) https://archive.org/details/b24400270
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : Entada scandens used for the treatment of : H(051) fevers
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : liane sabre (Creole) , dgila tiga (Tamoul)
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(109), H(176)
Recipes : H(109) lumbago, decoction of racine of Adenia cissampeloides and those of Entada gigas, Clerodendrum silvanum and Urera trinervis, VO., 2 doses (+/_ 1/4 liter) single dose.
H(109) lumbago, decoction of the root of Adenia cissampeloides and those of Entada gigas, Clerodendrum silvanum and Urera trinervis, liquide of cuisson des aliments du malade and drink quotidienne
H(176) gibbosity, powder du calcinat, associated with vegetable salt, local application after scarification
H(176) gibbosity, decoction of the liana. as cooking liquid of la bouillie du Fuku (porridge made of manioc flour)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (City of Bwamanda, Gemena (Tandala-Bongbia II), City of Ingende)
Vernacular name : yakakuma (Ngwaka)
Reference HM 51
Author(s) : Malan Djah, François
Title : Religion traditionnelle et gestion durable des ressources floristiques en Côte d'Ivoire : Le cas des Ehotilé, riverains du Parc National des Îles Ehotilé VertigO - la revue électronique en sciences de l'environnement, Volume 9 Numéro 2 | septembre 2009 http://vertigo.revues.org/8661
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), protection against witches with exudate of Entada rheedei
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HR 55
Author(s) : Rakotoarivelo, N. H., F. Rakotoarivony, A. V. Ramarosandratana, V. H. Jeannoda, A. R. Kuhlman, A. Randrianasolo, R. W. Bussmann
Title : Medicinal plants used to treat the most frequent diseases encountered in Ambalabe rural community, Eastern Madagascar Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:68 (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0050-2
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008, 2) diarrhea, decoction of leaves and stems of Entada gigas, VO.
Region : Madagascar
Country : Eastern Madagascar, Ambalabe rural community
Vernacular name : vahinkarabo (Betsimisaraka)
Reference HS 46
Author(s) : Sunderland, T.C.H., & C. Obama
Title : Etude préliminaire de marché sur les produits forestier non ligneux en Guinée équatoriale Document FAO (1998): http://www.fao.org/docrep/x2161f/x2161f23.htm
Symptoms : H(007)
Recipes : H(007) diurétique, fruits, seeds of Entada gigas, RNS. (Bioko island market)
Region : West Africa
Country : Equatorial Guinea
Vernacular name : ndju (Fang)
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(095), H(203), H(218)
Recipes : H(095) The leaves of Entada gigas are boiled with other plant leaves and eaten as a relish
H(203) The inner bark is used for a rope which is very strong (Efe Pygmies in Ituri forest)
H(218) The thick and flexible stem is used as a rope to play a tug of war called "kanga" between men and women (Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Itury forest)
Vernacular name : chembe (Efe Pygmies, Ituri forest), njamba (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) http://www.abbol.com/bookbank/books/aequatoria%201948.pdf
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) rheumatism, leaves of Entada gigas heated in the fire, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (ex. Belgian Congo), Imbonga on the middle Momboyo River.in the Central African rain forest
Vernacular name : bute (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 http://www.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/fulltext/Van der Veen/Van der Veen_à paraître_a.pdf
Symptoms : H(091), H(100)
Recipes : H(091) for new mothers or people with anemia , barks of Entada gigas, decoction, RNS., H(100) blennorrage (idem)
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (w-)amba (Eviya language)