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Reference : H1 Nord

Author(s) : Hammiche, H. & K. Maiza
Title : Traditional medicine in Central Sahara: Pharmacopoeia of Tassili N’ajjer. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 105, pp. 358-367 (2006) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874105007981
Reference H1 Nord has information about 37 plants :
Acacia seyal Del.
Official name : Acacia seyal Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(026), H(045), H(051), H(087), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(001) eye inflammation, seeds, decoction, external use
H(004) + H(087), H(045) infected wounds, seeds in powder, external use
H(026) dysmenorrhea, H(051) fever, seeds, decoction, internal use
H(104) stomach diseases: ulcer, barks, leaves decoction, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, barks, leaves, decoction, external use
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : tamat (Tamahaq), seyal (Arabic)
Acacia tortilis (Forssk.) Hayne
Official name : Acacia tortilis (Forssk.) Hayne
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(037), H(045), H(104), H(126), H(175)
Recipes : H(001) eye inflammation, H(045) infected wounds, gum + H2O, external use
H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) stomach diseases, fruits, seeds, powder + H2O
H(037) pulmonary infections: pleurisy (mixture of Acacia tortilis and Solenostemma arghel), gum + H2O, VO.
H(126) jaundice, gum + H2O, VO.
H(175) bandages: H(045) antiseptic, healing, barks, powder, external use
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : abser (Tamahaq), thalah (Arabic)
Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. ex Schult.
Official name : Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. ex Schult.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Aerva persica (Burm. f.) Merr.
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(018), H(020), H(037), H(038), H(068), H(076), H(104), H(126), H(171), H(179)
Recipes : H(013) boils,H(014) skin diseases: dermatosis, H(020) scorpion sting, H(076) aphthae, aerian part, decoction, external use
H(018) headaches,H(037) cough, H(038) urinary decrease, H(104) abdominal pains, H(126) jaundice, H(171) diabetes, H(179) kidney diseases: lithiase, aerian part, decoction, VO.
H(068) helminthiases, aerian part, decoction, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : temkerkezt (Tamahaq), makhmila (Arabic)
Anastatica hierochuntica L
Official name : Anastatica hierochuntica L
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : V(112x)
Recipes : Vb(112x) contraceptive for cattle, seeds in situ
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : akaraba (Tamahaq), komchet en nebbi (Arabic)
Anastatica hierochuntica L
Official name : Anastatica hierochuntica L
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(022), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) foreign body in eye, seeds in situ
H(006) constipation,H(022) easing childbirth, calm pains and aids to menstruation, H(099) epilepsy , whole plant, decoction, VO.
H(201) magic, seeds in situ
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : akaraba (Tamahaq), komchet en nebbi (Arabic)
Anvillea radiata Coss. & Durieu
Official name : Anvillea radiata Coss. & Durieu
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(027y), H(104), H(126), H(171)
Recipes : H(027y) post partum care: analeptic, H(104) stomach diseases, H(126) liver diseases, H(171) diabetes, aerian part, infusion, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : tehetit (Tamahaq), nougd l’ hoor (Arabic)
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : H(006), H(014), H(020), H(039), H(068), H(100), H(104), H(126), H(127), H(135), H(171)
Recipes : H(006) strong constipation, barks, maceration, enema
H(006) constipation, H(014) skin disease: dermatosis, herpes,H(014) vitiligo, malignant wounds, H(039) lice, H(068) helminthiases, H(100) syphilis, gonorrhoea, H(104) stomach diseases, H(126) jaundice, H(127) enlarged spleen, H(135) indigestion, H(171) diabetes, leaves, barks, decoction, poultice
H(020) snake bite, barks, maceration, enema
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : taboûrak (Tamahaq), zekkoum (Arabic)
Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(008x), H(051), H(113)
Recipes : H(008x) diarrhoea with blood, H(051) fever, H(113) aching bones and joints, leaves of Boscia octandra decoction, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : tadant (Tamahaq)
Calligonum comosum L' Hérit.
Official name : Calligonum comosum L' Hérit.
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(076), H(206)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(076) aphthae, aerian part, decoction, VO.
H(014) tinea, eczema, tar of aerian part, external use
H(206) deodorant for body, aerian part, poultice
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : aressou (Tamahaq), arta (Arabic)
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(014), H(037), H(045), H(051), H(068), H(082), H(091), H(099), H(100), H(112), H(126), H(137), H(155)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(051) fever, H(068) helminthiases, fresh leaves, infusion, VO.
H(008) dysentery, H(068) helminthiases, H(068) bilharziose, H(126) jaundice, roots, barks, decoction, VO.
H(014) skin diseases, dermatosis, H(100) syphilis, H(137) infected sores, roots decoction, external use
H(037) respiratory diseases:H(037) cough, H(155) tonsillitis, roots decoction, VO.
H(045) infected wounds, H(094) piles, latex powder, external use
H(113) rheumatism, H(100) syphili, fresh leaves, poultice
H(082) asthma, H(099) epilepsy, dried leaves, inhalation
H(091) tonic, flowers infusion, VO.
H(112) abortifacient, latex in powder, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : tourha (Tamahaq), kranka (Arabic)
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Vch(014) camel's scabies, latex powder, external use
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : tourha (Tamahaq), kranka (Arabic)
Capparis spinosa L.
Official name : Capparis spinosa L.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(018), H(026), H(033), H(038), H(068), H(082), H(103), H(113), H(126), H(127), H(139), H(171), H(179)
Recipes : H(001) eye diseases, leaves, buds, decoction, external use
H(018) headache, H(113) rheumatismic pains, fresh leaves, poultice
H(026) dysmenorrhea, H(033) sterility, H(139) aphrodisiac, roots decoction, VO.
H(068) helminthiases, aerian part, decoction, VO.
H(103) toothache, H(113) rheumatism, dried leaves, powder, VO.
H(018) headache, H(038) urinary decrease, H(082) respiratory problems, H(171) diabetes, H(179) kidney diseases: stones, leaves, buds, decoction, VO.
H(126) jaundice, H(127) enlarged spleen, roots, barks, decoction, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : taloulout (Tamahaq), kabar (Arabic)
Capparis spinosa L.
Official name : Capparis spinosa L.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Vch(014) camel's scabies, roots, barks, decoction, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : taloulout (Tamahaq), kabar (Arabic)
Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Official name : Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna italica Mill.
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(014), H(037), H(051), H(076), H(082), H(202)
Recipes : H(001) eye wash, fruits in powder, maceration
H(006) constipation,H(014) mycosis,H(037) pulmonary chills,H(037) bronchitis, cough, H(051) fever, H(076) aphthae, H(082) asthma, leaves, fruits in decoction in milk, VO.
H(202) shampoo, leaves, fruits in maceration, external use
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : adjardjar (Tamahaq), senna (Arabic)
Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
Official name : Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Cucumis colocynthis L. , Colocynthis vulgaris Schrad.
Symptoms : H(003), H(007), H(013), H(014), H(018), H(020), H(051), H(068), H(099), H(112), H(113), H(171)
Recipes : H(003) muscular pains, H(113) rheumatic pains, pulp fruits, poultice
H(007) diuretic, H(051) fever, H(171) diabetes, pulp fruits, infusion, VO.
H(013) boils, roots decoction, VO.
H(014) eczema, seeds, macerated in oil, external use
H(014) vitiligo,H(014) tinea, H(018) headaches, fresh aerian part, poultice
H(020) snake bite, scorpion sting, H(112) abortifacient, roots in situ
H(068) helminthiases, H(099) epilepsy, pulp fruits, infusion, VO.
H(068) helminthiases, H(112) abortifacient, H(126) jaundice, seeds, VO.
H(100) syphilis (fasting), pulp fruit, macerated in milk
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : tadjalt,alkad (Tamahaq), lahdedj (Arabic)
Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
Official name : Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Cucumis colocynthis L. , Colocynthis vulgaris Schrad.
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Vch(014) camel's scabies, roots in situ
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : tadjalt,alkad (Tamahaq), lahdedj (Arabic)
Cornulaca monacantha Del.
Official name : Cornulaca monacantha Del.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(055), H(126)
Recipes : H(014) skin diseases: dermatosis, abcesses, aerian part, decoction, external use
H(055) emetic (fresh plant), aerian part, infusion, VO.
H(126) liver pains: H(126) jaundice, aerian part, decoction, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : tahara (Tamahaq), had (Arabic)
Cymbopogon schoenanthus (L.) Spreng.
Official name : Cymbopogon schoenanthus (L.) Spreng.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(027y), H(038), H(051), H(082), H(113), H(135), H(162x)
Recipes : H(013) gum boils, H(027y) post partum care, H(027y) analeptic drink for new mother after childbirth, H(038) urinary decrease, H(082) bad breath, H(162x) urinary incontinence, whole plant, infusion, VO.
H(051) fever, H(113) rheumatism, aching bones and joints, H(135) digestive diseases: aerophagia, flatulence, whole plant, infusion, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : tibérimt (Tamahaq), lemmad (Arabic)
Fagonia bruguieri DC.
Official name : Fagonia bruguieri DC.
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(034), H(126), H(201)
Recipes : H(034) palpitations, H(126) jaundice, liver insufficiency, H(201) anxiety, aerian part, poultice , VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : telihia (Arabic), afessoû (Tamahaq)
Heliotropium bacciferum Forssk.
Official name : Heliotropium bacciferum Forssk.
Family : Boraginaceae
Synonyms : Heliotropium undulatum Vahl
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Vch(014) camel's scabies, aerian part, decoction, VO. + external use
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Central Sahara; region of Tassili N’ajjer)
Vernacular name : tahenna (Tamahaq) , medeb (Arabic)