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Official name : Khaya ivorensis A. Chev.
Family : Meliaceae

11 reference(s) related to this plant

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(003), H(012), H(013), H(094)
Recipes : H(003) swellings,H(012)) fracture,H(013) boils, H(094) haemorrhoids, stem bark, leaves of Khaya ivorensis, poultice
Region : West Africa
Country : Ghana (district of Gosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma)
Vernacular name : dubini (Asante-Twi)
Reference HB 56
Author(s) : Betti, J. L., R. Caspa, J. Ambara, R.L. Kourogue
Title : Ethno-Botanical study of plants used for treating malaria in a forest: Savanna margin area, East region, Cameroon Global Journal of Research on Medicinal Plants & Indigenous Medicine, Volume 2, Issue 10, 692-708 (October 2013)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, stem barks of Khaya ivorensis, decoction, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Forest-savannah contact zone, Andom village, East region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HC 54
Author(s) : Cherry, P. S., T. B. F. Honora, K. Djézou, B. B. G. Alain, B. Adama
Title : Inventaire et disponibilité des plantes médicinales dans la forêt classée de Yapo-Abbé, en Côte d'Ivoire European Scientific Journal edition vol.11, No.24 (August 2015)
Symptoms : H(031), H(094)
Recipes : H(094) hemorrhoid, decocted, macerated of Khaya ivorensis, RNS.
H(031) side pain, bark paste, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast (Yapo-Abbé Classified Forest)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HG 22
Author(s) : Gbolade, A. A.
Title : Inventory of antidiabetic plants in selected districts of Lagos State, Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 121, pp. 135–139, (2009)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, Khaya ivorensis bark, Dichapetalum tonicarium root and shaft of Sorghum caudatum are soaked in hot water for 10–15min., RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Lagos State, Nigeria
Vernacular name : oganwo
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)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 18) paludism, stem bark of Khaya ivorensis, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : oganwo (Yoruba), african mahogany (English)
Reference HK 48
Author(s) : Kayode, J., O.E Ige, T. A. Adetogo and A. P. Igbakin
Title : Conservation and Biodiversity Erosion in Ondo State, Nigeria: Survey of Plant Barks Used in Native Pharmaceutical Extraction in Akoko Region Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 665-67. 2009.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, barks of the plant, barks of the plant Khaya ivorensis are soaked in water in a bottle, VO. the filtered aqueous extracts, once or twice daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ondo State)
Vernacular name : oganwo (Yoruba)
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.
Symptoms : H(199)
Recipes : H(199) HIV / AIDS, stem or stem barks or/and roots of Khaya ivorensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ondo State)
Vernacular name : oganwo (Owomode)
Reference HO 20
Author(s) : Olowokudejo J. D., A. B. Kadiri, V.A. Travih
Title : An Ethnobotanical Survey of Herbal Markets and Medicinal Plants in Lagos State of Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 851-65. 2008.
Symptoms : H(051), H(068), H(091), H(113), H(126), H(135)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(068) antihelmintic,H(091) anaemia, H(113) arthritis;H(126) jaundice, stem, root, bark of Khaya ivorensis, RNS.
H(135) coated tongue (digestion troubles ?), bark of Khaya ivorensis, bark of Pycnanthus angolensis, bark of Hymenocardia acida, bark of Bridelia ferruginea, bark and root of Rauvolfia vomitoria, bark of Alstonia boonei, twigs of Citrus medica, bark of Enantia chlorantha, bark of Melicia excelsa are all cooked and the decoction to be taken.. (Information obtained from herb sellers and traditional medicine practitioners from three popular and largest markets in Lagos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Local markets in Lagos state)
Vernacular name : oganwo
Reference HS 24
Author(s) : Sonibare, M. A. and Z. O. Gbile
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of anti-asthmatic plants in South Western Nigeria African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 340-345 (2008)
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) asthma, bark of Khaya ivorensis, stem-bark of Terminalia ivorensis, bark of Piliostigma reticulatum, fruit of Xylopia aethiopica, root-bark of Uvaria chammae, bulb of Allium sativum, the ingredients are chopped into pieces and soaked in water for three days. Adult: a glass cupful daily, children: half a glass cupful daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (South-western)
Vernacular name : oganwo
Reference HU 01
Author(s) : Udoamaka F.Ezuruike n, J.M.Prieto
Title : The use of plants in the traditional management of diabetes in Nigeria: Pharmacological and toxicological considerations Journal of Ethnopharmacology 155, 857–924 (2014)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes, stem bark, leaves of Khaya ivorensis, maceration, decoction, infusion , RNS. Region of use for diabetes (South east of Nigeria), (South south of Nigeria), (North central of Nigeria)
Other medicinal uses: arthritis, fevers, anti-parasitic, jaundice, anemia, anti-tumour, wound healing, ONS. RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : oganwo (Yoruba), ono (Ibo), african, Lagos or red mahoganyt (Local English)
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(000), H(031), H(037)
Recipes : H(031) body side pain, pounded leaves of Khaya ivorensis with pepper grains of paradis (Aframomum melegueta), frictions
H(037) cough, bark, RNS, enemas.
H(000) various diseases , decoction of the bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (mo-)mbéga, (Eviya language)