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Reference : HK 12

Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J.G. Adam
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques des Peuls et des Toucouleurs du Sénégal. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 11, 384 - 444 , 543 - 599, (1964)
Reference HK 12 has information about 136 plants :
Abrus precatorius L.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) seeds of Abrus precatorius are toxic
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : gitégélodé (Tocolor)
Acacia albida Del.
Official name : Acacia albida Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Faidherbia albida (Delile) A. Chev.
Symptoms : H(001), H(013), H(078), H(092), H(100), H(139), H(170)
Recipes : H(001) trachoma,H(013) uterus cyst, H(078) fibroma, H(100) very severe syphilis , H(170) common dropsi (all those symptoms = "diangara cayor" ), roots, trunk barks or stems + others drugs
H(139) sexual incapacity, roots, trunk barks or stems, + bull testicles or bull meat
H(092) feeding, to cook the roots and trunk barks or stems + porcupine viscera
H(100) very severe syphilis, type = "diangara cayor", roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica + Acacia albida + Terminalia avicennioides + Tinospora bakis, RNS.
H(100) syphilis, whole plant of Leptadenia hastata + ONS. of Acacia albida + Maytenus senegalensis + Securidaca longipedunculata + Terminalia avicennioides, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : taiki (Peul), kad (Wolof)
Acacia macrostachya Reichenb. ex DC.
Official name : Acacia macrostachya Reichenb. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(077), H(104), H(100)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea + H(077), barks maceration of Acacia macrostachya of Ostryoderris stuhlmannii of Lannea acida, VO.
H(008) + H(104) enteralgic, leaves powder of Acacia macrostachya in food
H(100) blennorrage, barks maceration of Acacia macrostachya of Sclerocarya birrea of Securidaca longipedunculata, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kédi, kidé (Peul)
Acacia raddiana Savi
Official name : Acacia raddiana Savi
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(005)
Recipes : H(005) light oedema,H(014) allergic skin diseases, to pound the leaves of Acacia raddiana of beans of Vigna unguiculata "sep", cataplasm
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : tili, sili (Peul)
Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Official name : Acacia senegal (L.) Willd.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Mimosa senegal L.
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) belly pains, bark of the stem, decoction , or gum powder, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bulbi, bulbidaney (Peul), verek (Wolof)
Acacia seyal Del.
Official name : Acacia seyal Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(018), H(051), H(100), H(102), H(126), H(162), H(173)
Recipes : H(001) blepharitis, stem bark of Acacia seyal, decoction + liquid butter, to wash the eyes
H(006) purgative, stem bark of Acacia seyal, decoction, RNS.
H(018) cephalalgy, stem bark of Acacia seyal, decoction + liquid butter, to wash the head
H(100) syphilis, H(173), barks of Acacia seyal, RNS.
H(051) + H(102) bilious fever, H(126) icterus, roots of Acacia seyal of Combretum glutinosum, hot decoction, to wash the eyes
H(162) urine retention, roots. of Acacia seyal of Combretum glutinosum, hot decoction + curdled milk
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bulbi, bulbibodey (Peul, Tocolor)
Acacia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Acacia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia sieberiana DC. var. sieberiana
Symptoms : H(007), H(068), H(201)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, stems barks , decoction, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : aluki (Peul, Tocolor), baresané (Fouladou)
Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Official name : Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(102), H(126)
Recipes : H(102) + H(126) hepato-bilious diseases, medico-magic preparation, internal and external treatment , ONS. of Acanthospermum hispidum of Combretum glutinosun of Gardenia triacantha, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : dagasalum (Peul, Tocolor)
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(005), H(008), H(045), H(130)
Recipes : H(008) child diarrhoea, fruit pulp of Adansonia digitata (receipt Wolof)
H(045) cicatrizing, fruit pulp of Adansonia. , external use
H(051) paludism, fruit pulp of Adansonia., VO.
H(130) paralysis of limb + H(005) oedematous, medico-magic preparation, leaves pomade of Adansonia digitata of Borreria verticillata of Datura metel, onction
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : boki (Peul, Tocolor), boi (Fouladou)
Adenium obesum (Forssk.) Roemer & Schultes
Official name : Adenium obesum (Forssk.) Roemer & Schultes
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Nerium obesum Forssk. , Adenium somalense var. crispum Chiov. , Adenium honghel A.DC.
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) very toxic
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : darbugé, darbugöl, darabuki, darbuki (Peul, Tocolor)
Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Official name : Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) belly pains, barks maceration of Afzelia africana and of Khaya senegalensis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : lingé, lingédé (Firdou, Fouladou)
Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Official name : Alchornea cordifolia (Schum. & Thonn.) Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Alchornea cordata Benth.
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) colics, inner part of young stems of Alchornea cordifolia, VO.
H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) colics, decoction of stems of Alchornea, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : ngimii, gimii (Peul)
Andira inermis D.C.
Official name : Andira inermis D.C.
Family : Papilionaceae
Symptoms : H(055), H(093), H(173)
Recipes : H(055) + H(093), roots of Andira inermis, scraped, dried, pounded, VO.
H(173, 1), decoction of barks of Andira inermis, bath + VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kulékulifaro, kérenduta (Firdou, Fouladou)
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(002), H(008), H(033), H(053), H(100)
Recipes : H(002), barks of Annona senegalensis, RNS.
H(008) diarrhoea, dysentery, barks maceration of the stem of Annona., VO.
H(033) sterility, stems with leaves, barks of Annona., RNS.
H(053) mumps, H(100) blennorrage, roots of Annona., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : dukumé, dukumi (Peul)
Arachis hypogaea L.
Official name : Arachis hypogaea L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(007), H(096)
Recipes : H(001, 1), macerated shell of Arachis hypogea, to wash the eyes
H(007, 1) diuretic, H(096) pelvus, maceration of leaves of Arachis., VO. + hip bath, 2 X / Day
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : gerté (Peul)
Asparagus africanus Lam.
Official name : Asparagus africanus Lam.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(113), H(118)
Recipes : H(100) syphilis, maceration of roots of Asparagus africanus, bath and VO., 3 X / Day + powder of roots in foods. 3 days of treatments, 3 days at rest
H(113), maceration of roots of Asparagus africanus of Sphaeranthus africanus of Cadaba farinosa, massage, VO.
H(118) angina, maceration of roots of Aspargus., gargle
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : narari (Peul, Tocolor)
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(013), H(041), H(051x), H(078), H(100), H(104), H(113), H(126), H(170), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) trachoma,H(013) uterus cyst, H(078) fibroma, H(100) syphilis, H(170) common dropsi (all those symptoms = "diangara cayor" ) + H(051x) yellow fever, H(126) icterus, decoction of roots barks of Balanites aegyptiaca of Maytenus senegalensis of Bauhinia rufescens
H(006) purgative, H(104) colic sedative, maceration of roots of Balanites aegyptiaca
H(041) blackleg, local application of leaves powder of Balanites.
H(113) rheumatisms, fruits of Balanites mixed with oil, embrocation
H(201) madness, barks of roots of Balanites., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : mutoki, muteki, murotoki (Peul, Tocolor), goletéki (Peul)
Bauhinia rufescens Lam.
Official name : Bauhinia rufescens Lam.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Piliostigma rufescens (Lam.) Benth.
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(013), H(051x), H(078), H(100), H(104), H(126), H(170)
Recipes : H(001) trachoma,H(013) uterus cyst, H(078) fibroma, H(100) syphilis, H(170) common dropsi (all those symptoms = "diangara cayor" ) + H(051x) yellow fever, H(126) icterus, decoction of roots barks of Balanites aegyptiaca of Maytenus senegalensis of Bauhinia rufescens
H(008) diarrhoea, dysentery, H(104) stomachic, maceration of leaves of Bauhinia or to cook with millet flour and goat milk
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : namari (Peul, Tocolor)
Bombax costatum Pellegr. & Vuill.
Official name : Bombax costatum Pellegr. & Vuill.
Family : Bombacaceae
Symptoms : H(007)
Recipes : H(007) diuretic, barks of Bombax costatum with others preparations
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : doy
Borreria verticillata (L.) G. F. W. Mey.
Official name : Borreria verticillata (L.) G. F. W. Mey.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Spermacoce verticillata L.
Symptoms : H(005), H(130), H(173)
Recipes : H(130) paralysis of limb + H(005) oedematous, medico-magic preparation, leaves pomade of Adansonia digitata of Borreria verticillata of Datura metel, onction
H(173), leaves powder of Borreria verticillata, external and internal use
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : gudurdel (Firdou, Fouladou), sâmtardé (Peul)
Boscia angustifolia A. Rich.
Official name : Boscia angustifolia A. Rich.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(115)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, H(115) neuralgia, fumigation of dried barks of Boscia angustifolia burned on charcoal
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kiréwi, tirey (Peul)
Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Official name : Boscia senegalensis (Pers.) Lam. ex Poir.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(068) bilharziosis, leaves powder of Boscia senegalensis + salt, VO., in tthe morning on an empty stomach
H(104, f) colics enteralgic, leaves of Boscia senegalensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : gidili, gigilé, gisili (Peul)
Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Official name : Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) butter to made pommades
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : karé (Peul)
Cadaba farinosa Forssk.
Official name : Cadaba farinosa Forssk.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) enteralgic, leaves , RNS + ? ( receipts of Djolof)
H(113), maceration of roots of Asparagus africanus of Sphaeranthus africanus of Cadaba farinosa, massage, VO. (receipts from Fouta Toro)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : sinsin, sinsini (Peul)
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : H(006), H(055), H(093)
Recipes : Vb(002), leaves, barks, stems, maceration, VO.
Vb(033), leaves, barks, stems, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kupapa (Peul, Firdou, Fouladou), babadi, bamabi, bawoam (Peul, Tukolor)
Capparis decidua (Forssk.) Edgew.
Official name : Capparis decidua (Forssk.) Edgew.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) blennorrage, barks of Capparis decidua + (eventually) Ziziphus mucronata, RNS. (Fouta Toro) + diuretic effect
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : gubi, gumi (Peul, Tocolor)
Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Official name : Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Capparis polymorpha Guill. & Pers. , Capparis persicifolia A.Rich.
Symptoms : H(033), H(100), H(169)
Recipes : H(033) sterility, ONS. of Capparis tomentosa of Cassia sieberiana (as purgative), RNS., to disencumber the belly
H(100) syphilis, blennorrage, roots of Capparis tomentosa (sometime the barks), RNS., internal use (diuretic effect and purgative effect)
H(100) very severe syphilis, roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica , RNS., internal use (diuretic effect and purgative effect)
H(100) very severe syphilis, type = "diangara cayor", roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica + Acacia albida + Terminalia avicennioides + Tinospora bakis, RNS.
H(100) blennorrage, roots decoction of Piliostigma reticulatum of Capparis tomentosa, VO.
H(169), ONS., RNS., to disencumber the belly
H(201) medico-magic treatment of madness, ulcer, poisonings, bad spell
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : gumibaley, gubibaley, gubibalédé (Peul, Tocolor)
Caralluma dalzielii N.E. Br.
Official name : Caralluma dalzielii N.E. Br.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) to purify, again bad spell, again soul eaters sorcerers. Caralluma dalzielii is a rare and magic plant au Senegal used by the "bilédio"
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : burnéné, burinaney (Peul, Tocolor)
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), fruits, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : papayi (Peul, Tocolor)
Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Carissa xylopicron Thouars , Carissa pubescens A. DC. , Carissa spinarum L.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) tenia, roots decoction of Carissa edulis + pimento, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : gubé (Peul)
Cassia absus L.
Official name : Cassia absus L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Chamaecrista absus (L.) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(094)
Recipes : H(094) haemorrhoids, the whole plant of Cassia absus pounded in paste, mixed with butter, suppository
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : korodel (Peul, Tocolor)
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(018), H(100), H(108)
Recipes : H(018) cephalalgy, headband of leaves and pounded roots of Cassia.
H(108) coryza, H(100) gonorrhoea, leaves and racem of Cassia alata, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Official name : Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna italica Mill.
Symptoms : H(006), H(051x), H(068), H(104), H(126)
Recipes : H(006, f) constipation, H(068, f) helminthiasis, H(104, f) belly painss, leaves and roots of Cassia italica, RNS.
H(051x), H(126) icterus "diangara cayor", leaves and roots of Cassia italica + ONS. of Maytenus senegalensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : faladen, faladel, faladin (Peul, Tocolor)badulo, badula (Firdou, Fouladou)
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(006), H(007), H(051), H(115)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(007) diuretic, H(051) fever, H(115) neuralgia, ONS of Cassia occidentalis, RNS.
H(051) fever, to lay down the patient on a bed of leaves of Cassia occidentalis and to cover him with sheet
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : adama, aldama (Peul, Tocolor)
Cassia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Cassia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia kotschyana Oliv.
Symptoms : H(006), H(007), H(008), H(033), H(139)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(007) diuretic, roots of Cassia sieberiana, RNS. To apply before an abortion, the treatment of bilharziosis, blennorrage etc.
H(007) diuretic, ONS. of Strychnos spinosa + Acacia sieberiana + Cassia sieberiana, RNS.
H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) colics, roots decoction and barks of Strychnos spinosa + Cassia sieberiana or of Mitragyna inermis, VO.
H(033) sterility, ONS. of Capparis tomentosa of Cassia sieberiana (as purgative), RNS., to disencumber the belly
H(139) sexual incapacity, trunk or roots barks, Pterocarpus erinaceus + Cassia sieberiana + Vernonia colorata + Securinega virosa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : sidé, side, sindda, sinanay, cinénawi, cinagaw i(Peul, Tocolor), bosé (Firdou, Fouladou)
Celtis integrifolia Lam.
Official name : Celtis integrifolia Lam.
Family : Ulmaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(033), H(091), H(113), H(130), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) wound H(005) œdema,H(013) abscesses, leaf powder of Celtis integrifolia , local application , VO.
H(005) œdema, leaves of Celtis integrifolia of Tapinanthus sp., decoction, VO.
H(013) abscesses, leaves of Celtis integrifolia of Strychnos spinosa, decoction, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, H(033) female infertility, H(091) fatigue, H(130) paralysis, roots powder, VO.
H(201) psychosis unspecified, roots of Combretum nigricans of Celtis integrifolia, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Official name : Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(100)
Recipes : H(007) diuretic, H(100) blennorrage, the whole liana of Cissampelos mucronata, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : nofelbalu (Firdou, Fouladou)
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092), toxic, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : indumo, innu, adinéo (Peul, Tocolor)
Cochlospermum tinctorium Perr. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Cochlospermum tinctorium Perr. ex A. Rich.
Family : Cochlospermaceae
Synonyms : Cochlospermum niloticum Oliv.
Symptoms : H(005), H(015), H(051), H(096), H(099), H(102), H(126), H(170)
Recipes : H(126) icterus, (H(051) + H(102) + H(015) bilious haematiric fever), bulb of Cochlospermum tinctorium, RNS.
H(126) icterus, bulb of Cochlospermum tinctorium + ONS of Lophira lanceolata, RNS.
H(096) decongestant, vein vasoconstrictor, bulb of Cochlospermum tinctorium + ONS of Leptadenia hastata, RNS.
H(005) oedema, H(099) beriberi, H(170) common dropsi, bulb of Cochlospermum tinctorium, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : dadéré, daduré, darundé (Peul, Tocolor), faduradé (Peul du Fouta Toro)
Combretum glutinosum Perr. ex DC.
Official name : Combretum glutinosum Perr. ex DC.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(015), H(051), H(068), H(100), H(102), H(126), H(139)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(100) syphilitic ulcers, green fruits dried, pounded, local application
H(008) diarrhoea - dysentery, H(104) colics, ONS. of Guiera senegalensis of Combretum glutinosum, RNS
(H(051) + H(102) + H(015) bilious haematiric fever), leaves of Combretum., RNS.
(H(051) + H(102) + H(015) bilious haematiric fever), decoction of powder of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata of Combretum glutinosum, VO.
H(068) anthelmintic, barks of roots of Combretum., RNS.
H(102) + H(126) hepato- bilious diseases, medico-magic preparation, internal and external treatment , ONS. of Acanthospermum hispidum of Combretum glutinosun of Gardenia triacantha, RNS.
H(139) aphrodisiac, trunk barks of Combretum., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : doki, dooki (Peul, Tocolor), ndukoworo, dokoworo (Peul Fouladou), nokégoré (Peul Fouta-Djalon)
Combretum micranthum G. Don
Official name : Combretum micranthum G. Don
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum raimbaultii Heck. , Combretum altum Perr.
Symptoms : H(007), H(100), H(102), H(113), H(162x)
Recipes : H(007, f) diuretic, H(102, f) cholagogue, leaves of Combretum micranthum, RNS.
H(100) syphilis, roots of Combretum., RNS.
H(162x) enuresis, roots of Combretum micranthum, ONS. of Securinega virosa, RNS.
H(100) blennorrage, H(113) rheumatism, leaves of Combretum micranthum of roots of Salvadora persica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : talli, tallika (Peul, Tocolor)
Combretum molle R. Br.
Official name : Combretum molle R. Br.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum microlepidotum Engl.
Symptoms : H(005), H(118), H(170), H(195)
Recipes : H(005) oedema, H(170) common dropsi, H(195) hydropisy, decoction of leaves of Combretum molle, bath, VO. 3 X / Day + leaves powder in foods
H(118) angina, leaves powder dans H2O mixed with the trunk gum-resin, VO. + gargle
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : nanakey, nanakawi
Combretum nigricans Lepr. ex Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Combretum nigricans Lepr. ex Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum elliotii Engl. & Diels
Symptoms : H(008), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) enteralgic, coughs, expectorant, leaves and barks of Combretum nigricans, RNS.
H(201) madness ( Tocolor treatment), roots of Combretum nigricans + ONS of Celtis integrifolia, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : busdé, buski (Peul, Tocolor), buiti (Firdou, Fouladou)
Commelina forskalaei Vahl
Official name : Commelina forskalaei Vahl
Family : Commelinaceae
Synonyms : Commelina falcata Hassk.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) light wounds, latex local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : werkan (Peul)
Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Official name : Commiphora africana (A. Rich.) Engl.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) dermatosis, decoction or barks maceration of Commiphora africana, bath or to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : badadi (Peul)
Cordyla pinnata (Lepr. ex A. Rich.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Cordyla pinnata (Lepr. ex A. Rich.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(068)
Recipes : H(006) purgative and H(068) anthelmintic, trunk and roots barks of Cordyla pinnata, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : duki (Peul, Tocolor)
Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Official name : Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Rondeletia africana T. Winterb.
Symptoms : H(002), H(170)
Recipes : H(002), barks of Crossopteryx febrifuga, RNS.
H(170) common dropsi, barks maceration of Crossopteryx., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : monirki, moniriki, monéréki (Peul, Tocolor), lalodi (Firdou, louladou)
Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Official name : Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Paradaniellia oliveri Rolfe
Symptoms : H(037), H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, H(100) blennorrage, H(113) lameness, kidney pains, barks resin of Daniellia oliveri, RNS, external and internal uses
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : tewiu, téwé (Peul, Toucoleu
Datura metel L.
Official name : Datura metel L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Datura alba Nees , Datura fastuosa L.
Symptoms : H(005), H(045), H(082), H(130)
Recipes : H(130) paralysis of limb and H(005) oedematous, medico-magic preparation, leaves pomade of Adansonia digitata of Borreria verticillata of Datura metel, onction
H(045) antiseptic on wounds, local application of pounded leaves of Datura. + salt (Tocolor receipt )
H(082) asthma, dried leaves used as tabac
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : katidatadé (Tocolor), yiyabudé, yiyabudi (Peul)
Detarium microcarpum Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Detarium microcarpum Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(094), H(100)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, dysentery, roots of Detarium senegalensis, RNS.
H(094) haemorrhoids, H(100) blennorhagie, barks of Detarium., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : naka buré (Peul, Tocolor)
Detarium senegalense J.F.Gmel.
Official name : Detarium senegalense J.F.Gmel.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(173)
Recipes : H(173), rape fruits, crushed + H2O, dough. The liquid which come out, VO. With the remaining dough, frictions
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : mobodey (Peul), detah (Wolof)
Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name : Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(113)
Recipes : H(007) diuretic, leaves powder of Dichrostachys glomerata, VO. 3 X / Day
H(113) rheumatism, barks maceration of Dichrostachys, bath, frictions
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : burli (Peul, Tocolor)
Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Official name : Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051), H(100), H(131), H(201)
Recipes : H(037) severe pneumonia, H(051) stond infectious fevers, H(100) severe syphilis + wtth many others plants (non signalized), trunk and roots barks, leaves of Diospyros mespiliformis, RNS.
H(131) pian, Pterocarpus erinaceus + Diospyros mespiliformis + Erythrina senegalensis, trunk or roots barks , RNS.
H(131), stems barks of Erythrina senegalensis, leaves and barks of Diospyros mespiliformis, RNS.
H(201) psychoses ONS., RNS. (Peul of Niani)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : nelbi, nelbé (Peul, Tocolor from Foula-Toro), kukuo, kukui, kukudé, kuuku (Firdou, Fouladou)
Entada africana Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Entada africana Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Entada sudanica Schweinf.
Symptoms : H(004), H(100)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, sap of pounded barks of Entada sudanica, local application
H(100) blennorrage, barks maceration of trunk and roots, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : padapar (Firdou, Fouladou), mbuda (Peul from Fouta-Djalon)
Entada africana Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Entada africana Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Entada sudanica Schweinf.
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) stimulant, restorative, roots decoction of Entada africana, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : padapari (Peul)
Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Official name : Erythrina senegalensis A. DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(008), H(018), H(022), H(036), H(050), H(075), H(104), H(131), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) dysenterys, H(008) + H(104) enteralgic, H(050) météorisme, tympanites,H(022) dystocies, H(104) colics, roots of Erythrina senegalensis, RNS.
H(018) + H(036) + H(201) syndrome cephalalgy-verstems-psychoses "dolfi"), powder of roots of Erythrina. dans VO.
H(075) inappétence, powder of roots of Erythrina. in foods
H(131) pian, Pterocarpus erinaceus + Diospyros mespiliformis + Erythrina senegalensis, trunk or roots barks , RNS.
H(131), stems barks of Erythrina senegalensis, leaves and barks of Diospyros mespiliformis, RNS.
H(201), l'arbre planté près and dans les villages possède un caractère magique
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : mototay, motétyey, mbototay (Peul, Tocolor), dolimba (Firdou, Fouladou)
Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Official name : Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Erythrophleum suaveolens (Guill. & Perr.) Brenan
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092), toxic species used for crminal projects. Tee treatment of the intoxication, VO. curdle milk in huge quantity
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : téti, tali (Peul)
Euphorbia balsamifera Ait.
Official name : Euphorbia balsamifera Ait.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia sepium N. E. Br.
Symptoms : H(006), H(038), H(092), H(101)
Recipes : H(006) drastic purgative, maceration (H2O) of barks and pounded roots, VO. In the morning on an empty stomach. If the effect is too strong VO. A large amount of H2O
H(020) snake, latex on the wound
H(038) leucorrhée, H(101) ménorragie, decoction of rameaux, to wash in situ
H(092), Euphorbia balsamifera toxic species peut être employée pour des empoisonnements criminels.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : badékarey (Peul, Tocolor)
Euphorbia hirta L.
Official name : Euphorbia hirta L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia pilulifera var. procumbens Boiss. , Euphorbia hirta var. procumbens Br. , Chamaesyce hirta (L.) Millsp.
Symptoms : H(002), H(008), H(100)
Recipes : H(002) lactogenic, H(008) diarrhoea, H(100) blennorrage, decoction of the whole plant of Euphorbia hirta, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : takapolé (Tocolor)
Feretia apodanthera Del.
Official name : Feretia apodanthera Del.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(086), H(179)
Recipes : H(038) uretral pain, H(086) lymph glands disease, H(179) kidney pains, roots decoction of Feretia apodanthera, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal (Djolof)
Vernacular name : tobida, tobi (Peul, Tocolor)
Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name : Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sur Forssk.
Symptoms : H(001), H(045), H(088), H(201)
Recipes : H(001), latex, RNS. (uesd only by specialist)
H(088), H(045), latex, RNS. (popular utilisation )
H(201), magic tree. His latex is used in medico-magics practice
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : ningiribété, (Peul), dibidibété (Peul Fouladou), tékey, urki (Peul Firdou)
Ficus glumosa Del.
Official name : Ficus glumosa Del.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) symbolic tree again femal steriliy from the fact of the abundance of fruits., brushed roots on live charcoalt, poundes withear of maize corn, powder in milk or in H2O, VO. 3 X / Day during 3 months
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : lingerebetey, lingirebete (Peul, Tocolor)tekey (Peul, Firdou, Fouladou)
Ficus gnaphalocarpa (Miq.) Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Ficus gnaphalocarpa (Miq.) Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sycomorus L. subsp. gnaphalocarpa (Miq.) C.C. Berg
Symptoms : H(008), H(102), H(126), H(170), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, latex, RNS.
H(126) icterus, H(102) cholagogues
H(170) roots antiascitic, RNS.
H(201) ONS., RNS, medico-magic practices
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : iwi, tekey (Peul, Tocolor)
Ficus thonningii Blume
Official name : Ficus thonningii Blume
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus iteophylla Miq. , Ficus burkei (Miq.) Miq.
Symptoms : H(037), H(201)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, H(201) spleen depression, maniac disturbance, roots decoction of Ficus iteophylla, VO., to wash, bath, 2 X / Day
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : warndonay (Peul, Tocolor)
Gardenia ternifolia Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Gardenia ternifolia Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(103), H(170)
Recipes : H(103) caries, application of hot barks from pounded roots + maceration of thoses barks, mouth bath
H(091) weakness, Pterocarpus erinaceus + Terminalia laxiflora + Gardenia ternifolia + Lophira lanceolata, trunk or roots barks , RNS.
H(170) common dropsi, maceration of roots of Gardenia ternifolia ( purgative effect), RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bosey (Peul, Tocolor)
Grewia bicolor Juss.
Official name : Grewia bicolor Juss.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(013), H(078), H(100), H(104), H(170)
Recipes : H(001) trachoma,H(013) uterus cyst, H(078) fibroma, H(100) very severe syphilis , H(170) common dropsi (all those symptoms = "diangara cayor" ), ONS of Grewia bicolor, RNS.
H(008) + H(104) enteralgic, ONS. of Grewia bicolor, Grewia carpinifolia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kelli, kellibaléyé (Peul)
Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Official name : Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(051) fever, ONS of Guiera senegalensis RNS.
H(008) diarrhoea - dysentery, H(104) colics, ONS. of Guiera senegalensis of Combretum glutinosum, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : géloki (Peul, Tocolor), eloko (Firdou, Fouladou)
Heeria insignis (Delile) Kuntze
Official name : Heeria insignis (Delile) Kuntze
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Ozoroa insignis Del.
Symptoms : H(002), H(099)
Recipes : H(002) lactogenic, H(099) epilepsy, ONS of Heeria insignis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kéleti, kéleleldéri (Peul)
Hexalobus monopetalus (A. Rich.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Hexalobus monopetalus (A. Rich.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Uvaria monopetala A. Richard.
Symptoms : H(037), H(104), H(186)
Recipes : H(037) cough, to make lungs secretions fluid, H(186) expectorant, decoction of leaves of Hexalobus monopetalus, VO.
H(104) colics, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : boili, koeli, koilé (Peul, Tocolor)
Hibiscus asper Hook. f.
Official name : Hibiscus asper Hook. f.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) eczema, dried leaves of Hibiscus asper by the heat of fire, friction on the body
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : foléré (Peul)
Holarrhena africana DC.
Official name : Holarrhena africana DC.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Holarrhena floribunda (G. Don) Dur. & Schinz
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, barks and roots of Holarrhena floribunda, RNS. (region of Kolda)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : tarki, taraki (Firdou, Fouladou)
Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Official name : Hymenocardia acida Tul.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(076), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) laxatif, powder of roots of Hymenocardia acida , RNS. This treatment Ce treatment is applied before those for sterility
H(008) + H(104) enteralgic, powder of roots of Hymenocardia., RNS.
H(076) stomatitis, H(103), pyorrhea, roots decoction of Hymenocardia., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : peleti, pélitoro (Peul), kérenködé, korenködé (Firdou, Fouladou)
Hyptis spicigera Lam.
Official name : Hyptis spicigera Lam.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, the whole plant of Hyptis spicigera, infusion, VO.
H(018) cephalalgy, coryza, inflorescences of Hyptis in nostrils
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bénéfin (Peul), lubodel (Peul Firdou)
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(045), H(092), H(104)
Recipes : H(092) toxic, latex of Jatropha curcas if VO.
H(045) latex of Jatropha curcas, vulnerary, external use
H(037) bronchitis, decoction of leaves, VO. (dangerous !)
H(104) belly pains, barks maceration
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kidi (Peul, Tocolor), duladukad (Peul Fouladou)
Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Official name : Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Swietenia senegalensis Desv.
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(104) belly pains, barks maceration of Afzelia africana and of Khaya senegalensis, VO.
H(008) + H(104) enteralgic, H(051), H(091), H(201) treatments medico-magics, roots, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kail
Lannea acida A. Rich.
Official name : Lannea acida A. Rich.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Odina acida (A. Rich.) Oliv.
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(068), H(077), H(094), H(099)
Recipes : H(001) roots of Lannea acida, RNS., external use
H(008) diarrhoea + H(077) , barks maceration of Acacia macrostachya of Ostryoderris stuhlmannii of Lannea acida, VO
H(068) bilharziosis, H(094) haemorrhoids, H(099) beriberi, roots of Lannea acida, RNS., internal use
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : tinoli (Peul, Tocolor), tuko (Peul Fouta - Djalon), bembéy (Firdou, Fouladou)
Lannea velutina A. Rich.
Official name : Lannea velutina A. Rich.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, powder decoction of barks of Lannea velutina, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : tinolipoley (Peul)
Leptadenia hastata (Pers.) Decne.
Official name : Leptadenia hastata (Pers.) Decne.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Leptadenia lancifolia (Schumach & Thonn.) Decne.
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(094), H(096), H(100), H(192)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, roots decoction of Leptadenia hastata, to wash the eyes / drops in eyes
H(008) green diarrhoea of new born, whole plant of Leptadenia hastata + ONS. of Abutilon Pannosum, flowers and fruits of Solanum incanum, RNS.
H(096) decongestant, H(094) haemorrhoids, H(192) varices, bulb of Cochlospermum tinctorium + whole plant of Leptadenia hastata, RNS.
H(100) syphilis, whole plant of Leptadenia hastata + ONS. of Acacia albida + Maytenus senegalensis + Securidaca longipedunculata + Terminalia avicennioides, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : safato, sapato, sawato (Firdou, Fouladou), sapatoy, tapatoy (Fouta-toro, Tukulor)
Lonchocarpus laxiflorus Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Lonchocarpus laxiflorus Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Lonchocarpus philenoptera Benth.
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000) femal diseases, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kadoda (Peul de Gambie), banigolöbi, dafinay (Firdou, Fouladou)
Lophira lanceolata Van Tiegh. ex Keay
Official name : Lophira lanceolata Van Tiegh. ex Keay
Family : Ochnaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) enteralgic,H(037) cough, broncho - emollient, trunk and roots barks of Lophira lanceolata , RNS.
H(091) weakness, Pterocarpus erinaceus + Terminalia laxiflora + Gardenia ternifolia + Lophira lanceolata, trunk or roots barks , RNS.
H(126) icterus, bulb of Cochlospermum tinctorium + ONS of Lophira lanceolata, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : manisey, malaga (Firdou, Fouladou)
Maerua angolensis DC.
Official name : Maerua angolensis DC.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) belly pains, leaves of Maerua angolensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bagu (Peul)
Mangifera indica L.
Official name : Mangifera indica L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, sedative for dysentery pains, soft leaves of Mangifera indica + white kola, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : mago (Peul, Tocolor)
Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Official name : Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Family : Celastraceae
Synonyms : Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes.
Symptoms : H(008), H(031), H(051), H(051x), H(075), H(076), H(091), H(100), H(103), H(104), H(126), H(173)
Recipes : H(051) child fever, H(075) child anorexia, H(091) emaciation , barks of Maytenus senegalensis, RNS.
H(031) intercostal pain, H(051) paludism, H(126) icterus, barks of Maytenus senegalensis, RNS.
H(051x), H(126) icterus "diangara cayor", leaves and roots of Cassia italica + ONS. of Maytenus senegalensis, RNS.
H(100) syphilis, whole plant of Leptadenia hastata + ONS. of Acacia albida + Maytenus senegalensis + Securidaca longipedunculata + Terminalia avicennioides, RNS.
H(008) dysentery, H(076) stomatitis, H(103) odontalgia, leaves of Maytenus., RNS.
H(104) gastric ulcer, H(173), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : giagu (Tocolor), gialgoti, gielgotel (Peul, Tocolor)
Melothria maderaspatana (L.) Cogn.
Official name : Melothria maderaspatana (L.) Cogn.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(093), H(201)
Recipes : H(201), H(093), the fruits of Melothria maderaspatana have a magic power and the are added to the antidote (Peul of Dara)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : pomey (Peul)
Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Official name : Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) K.Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Nauclea africana Willd.
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(013), H(027y), H(031), H(045), H(091), H(068), H(100), H(104), H(113), H(126)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(027y) cure post partum, H(068) bilharziosis, H(104) belly pains, barks, RNS., VO.
H(004) severe wounds, H(045) vulnerary, barks du trunk des stems sont scraped, séchées, reduites en poudre, local application
H(008) + H(104) enteralgic, H(031) intercostal pain, H(091) cachexia, H(100) syphilis, H(113) arthrite, myalgie, leaves of Mitragyna., RNS.
H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) colics, roots decoction and barks of Strychnos spinosa + Cassia sieberiana or of Mitragyna inermis, VO.
H(027y) cure post partum, Pterocarpus erinaceus + Mitragyna inermis, trunk or roots barks , RNS.
H(126) icterus, leaves of Mitragyna., RNS., VO. + bath, fumigation
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : koili, koéli, koli (Peul, Tocolor)
Momordica balsamina L.
Official name : Momordica balsamina L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : Vb(002), whole plant of Momordica balsamina + salt, maceration, VO. + massage of the breast
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : burbog (Peul, Tocolor)
Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Official name : Nauclea latifolia Sm.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Sarcocephalus russeggeri Schweinf. , Sarcocephalus latifolius (Smith) Bruce , Sarcocephalus esculentus Afzel. ex Sabine
Symptoms : H(003), H(005), H(008), H(033), H(100)
Recipes : H(003) swelling, H(005) oedema, leaves of Nauclea latifolia, RNS., external use
H(008) dysentery, H(033) sterility, H(100) syphilis, blennorrage, roots of Nauclea latifolia ,RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bakuri, bakuré, dundunké (Peul)
Nauclea pobeguinii (Pobéguin ex Pellegr.) Petit
Official name : Nauclea pobeguinii (Pobéguin ex Pellegr.) Petit
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Sarcocephalus pobeguinii Pobéguin ex Pellegr.
Symptoms : H(008), H(022), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) enteralgic, barks powder of Nauclea pobeguinii , RNS.
H(022) ocytocic, powder decoction of barks of Nauclea pobeguinii, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : dadabi (Firdou, Fouladou)
Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Official name : Newbouldia laevis (P.Beauv.) Seemann ex Bureau
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(169)
Recipes : H(068) helminthiasis, H(169), maceration or roots decoction of Newbouldia laevis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kodomburu (Peul)
Ocimum basilicum L.
Official name : Ocimum basilicum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) stimulant, ONS. Tea
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : guguma (Firdou, Fouladou)
Ocimum canum Sims
Official name : Ocimum canum Sims
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(053), H(103)
Recipes : H(053) parotitis, decoction of leaves of Ocimum canum, massage
H(103) gingivitis, pyorrhea, decoction of leaves of Ocimum. gargle
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : guguméwi (Tocolor)
Opilia celtidifolia (Guill. & Perr.) Endl.
Official name : Opilia celtidifolia (Guill. & Perr.) Endl.
Family : Opiliaceae
Synonyms : Opilia amentacea Roxb.
Symptoms : H(015x), H(068)
Recipes : H(015x) maceration of leaves of Opilia celtidifoliauntil light coloration of H2O, filtrer, VO with meal without salt
H(068) intestinal parasitism, small intestinal worms, maceration of leaves of Opilia celtidifolia during one night, VO. In the morning with an empty stomach, 1 glass + much salt
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : talelwalu (Peul)
Ostryoderris stuhlmannii (Taub.) Dunn ex Harms
Official name : Ostryoderris stuhlmannii (Taub.) Dunn ex Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Xeroderris stuhlmannii (Taub.) Mendonça & Sousa
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(037), H(077), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, dysentery + H(077) vomits, barks maceration of Acacia macrostachya of Ostryoderris stuhlmannii of Lannea acida, VO.
H(006) purgative, H(008) + H(104) enteralgic,H(037) cough, barks maceration of Ostryoderris stuhlmannii, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : danéranéd, banidaney (Peul, Tocolor)
Oxytenanthera abyssinica (A. Rich.) Munro
Official name : Oxytenanthera abyssinica (A. Rich.) Munro
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(162), H(171)
Recipes : H(162) polyurie, H(171) diabetes, decoction of bamboo, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kéwe (Peul)
Parinari excelsa Sabine
Official name : Parinari excelsa Sabine
Family : Chrysobalanaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) belly pains, barks maceration of Parinari excelsa, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : mapatadé (Peul)
Parkia biglobosa ( Jacq.) R.Br. ex G. Don
Official name : Parkia biglobosa ( Jacq.) R.Br. ex G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Parkia clappertoniana Keay
Symptoms : H(013), H(051), H(068), H(103)
Recipes : H(013) fever pimples, local application of pounded leaves of Parkia biglobosa
H(051), maceration (?) of leaves of Parkia biglobosa, to wash
H(068) bilharziosis, decoction of barks of Parkia biglobosa, VO.
H(103) odontalgia, decoction of barks of Parkia, inhalation of steam, gargles
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : nété (Peul, Tocolor)
Parkinsonia aculeata L.
Official name : Parkinsonia aculeata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, stems with leaves, dried, pounded, maceration during 24 h., VO. (receipt Peul & Wolof)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : barkasoné (Peul)
Pavetta crassipes K. Schum.
Official name : Pavetta crassipes K. Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphilitic ulcers, powder of dried leaves of Pavetta crassipes, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kurkadé (Peul)
Pavetta oblongifolia Bremek.
Official name : Pavetta oblongifolia Bremek.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(001) conjunctivitis, decoction of leaves of Pavetta oblongifolia, fumigation
H(100) syphilis, decoction of leaves of Pavetta, to wash + pounded leaves in powder, local application
H(113) rheumatisms, lameness, cataplasm of pounded barks of Pavetta.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : gabudawi, gabuda (Peul de Fouta-Toro), daci (Firdou, Fouladou)
Piliostigma reticulatum (DC.) Hochst.
Official name : Piliostigma reticulatum (DC.) Hochst.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Bauhinia reticulata DC.
Symptoms : H(008), H(018), H(037), H(053), H(100), H(103), H(113), H(115)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, maceration of roots from a young plant of Prosopis africana of Piliostigma reticulatum, VO.
H(018) cephalalgy,H(037) cough, bronchitis, H(053) mumps, H(103) neuralgia dentaires, powder of fruits in curdled milk or decoction of leaves of Piliostigma reticulatum, VO., or fumigation of leaves of Piliostigma reticulatum
H(018) cephalalgy, H(103) caries, H(115) neuralgia, ONS of Solanum incanum + Piliostigma reticulatum, RNS.
H(100) blennorage, roots decoction of Piliostigma reticulatum of Capparis tomentosa, VO.
H(113) rheumatisms, febrile lameness, decoction of barks of Piliostigma.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : barkey (Peul, Tocolor)
Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Bauhinia thonningii Schumach.
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) madness, leaves of Piliostigma thonningii, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : barkeo (Peul, Tocolor)
Prosopis africana (Guill. & Perr.) Taub.
Official name : Prosopis africana (Guill. & Perr.) Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(018), H(036), H(103)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, decoction of barks of Prosopis africana, to wash the eyes
H(008) dysentery, maceration of roots of a young plant of Prosopis africana (+/- 20 cm high), VO.
H(008) dysentery, maceration of roots of a young plant of Prosopis africana of Piliostigma reticulatum, VO. + to mix with foods + decoction of leaves, at rest during one night, hip-bath
H(018) sick headache, H(036) verstems, maceration of leaves of Prosopis africana, VO.
H(103) odontalgia, barks maceration of Prosopis. , gargles
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : telentélénad (Firdou, Fouladou), koy (Peul, Tocolor)
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, parts rich in tannin of Psidium guajava, RNS.
H(037) tracheo-bronchitiss, decoction of leaves of Psidium., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : guyab (Peul)
Psorospermum senegalense Spach
Official name : Psorospermum senegalense Spach
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(051), H(100), H(113), H(201)
Recipes : H(014) dermatosis, H(100) syphilis, decoction of barks of Psorospermum senegalense , to wash, bath + fumigation barks burned on charcoal
H(051- paludism + H(113) douleurs articulaires, decoction of trunk barks of Psorospermum., VO. + bath
H(201) magic power to escape the devil, fumigation of barks of Psorospermum senegalense burned on charcoal
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kotidakuma, katidakuma (Firdou, Fouladou)
Pterocarpus erinaceus Poir.
Official name : Pterocarpus erinaceus Poir.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(091), H(131), H(139), H(201)
Recipes : H(027y) cure post partum, Pterocarpus erinaceus + Mitragyna inermis, trunk or roots barks , RNS.
H(091) weakness, Pterocarpus erinaceus + Terminalia laxiflora + Gardenia ternifolia + Lophira lanceolata, trunk or roots barks , RNS.
H(131) pian, Pterocarpus erinaceus + Diospyros mespiliformis + Erythrina senegalensis, trunk or roots barks , RNS.
H(139) sexual incapacity, Pterocarpus erinaceus + Cassia sieberiana + Vernonia colorata + Securinega virosa, trunk or roots barks , RNS.
H(201) only for magic use (country of Fouladou and Nguemar)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bani, banibaley (Peul, Tocolor)
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(170)
Recipes : H(068) bilharziosis, H(170), decoction of leaves of Ricinus communis, VO. + fumigation of the sex with dried inflorescences
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : dimbéiligala (Tocolor)
Saba senegalensis (A.DC.) Pichon
Official name : Saba senegalensis (A.DC.) Pichon
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Landolphia senegalensis (A. DC.) Kotschy & Peyr.
Symptoms : H(018), H(037), H(095), H(100)
Recipes : H(018) sick headache, inhalation of steam from a decoction of leaves of Saba senegalensis
H(037) cough, tuberculosis, H(055) emetic, VO. The latex is slowly diluted in H2O
H(095) for Peul Firdou and Fouladou, salted food
H(100) blennorrage, maceration of leaves of Saba., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : lamuné, lamudé (Peul) (Firdou, Fouladou)
Salvadora persica L.
Official name : Salvadora persica L.
Family : Salvadoraceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(100) very severe syphilis, roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica , RNS., internal use (diuretic effect and purgative effect)
H(100) very severe syphilis, type = "diangara cayor", roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica + Acacia albida + Terminalia avicennioides + Tinospora bakis, RNS.
H(100) blennorrage, H(113) rheumatism, leaves of Combretum micranthum, of roots of Salvadora persica, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : gudi (Tocolor)
Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Official name : Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(018), H(020), H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(001) blepharitis, decoction of barks of Sclerocarya birrea + butter, application sur les yeux
H(006) purgative, decoction of barks of Sclerocarya birrea, VO.
H(018) cephalalgy, decoction of barks of Sclerocarya birrea + butter, application on the fronthead
H(020) snake, trunk and roots barks , leaves of Sclerocarya birrea, internal and externe use by rubbing the wounds with pounded barks until to obtain a swelling + a drink from barks + poultice with barks and leaves.
H(100) blennorrage, barks maceration of Acacia macrostachya of Sclerocarya birrea of Securidaca longipedunculata
H(113) anti-inflammation, dough barks, external use
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : éri (Peul, Tocolor)
Scoparia dulcis L.
Official name : Scoparia dulcis L.
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Symptoms : H(076), H(091)
Recipes : H(076) aphtae, thrush, whole plant of Scoparia dulcis, pounded, maceration, gargle
H(091) tonic, restorative, whole pounded plant, maceration, to wash the body
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : belwégel, belbelgel, belbenet, (Peul)
Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name : Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(015), H(020), H(022), H(051), H(100), H(102), H(104), H(106)
Recipes : (H(051) + H(102) + H(015) bilious haematiric fever), decoction of powder of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata of Combretum glutinosum, VO.
H(018) sick headache, powder of roots of Securidaca., prise nasales
H(020) snake, many treatments with Securidaca longipedunculata
H(022) ocytocic, powder of roots of Securidaca., diluer dans H2O, VO.
H(100) blennorrage, barks maceration of Acacia macrostachya of Sclerocarya birrea of Securidaca longipedunculata
H(100) syphilis, whole plant of Leptadenia hastata + ONS. of Acacia albida + Maytenus senegalensis + Securidaca longipedunculata + Terminalia avicennioides, RNS.
H(100) syphilis, decoction of powder of roots of Securidaca. external use
H(104) belly pains, decoction of powder of roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, VO.
H(106) snake, a bell of branches and of roots on the legs of Securidaca longipedunculata
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : alalé, alali (Peul, Tocolor), dutu (Firdou, Fouladou)
Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Official name : Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(139), H(162x)
Recipes : H(100) very severe syphilis, roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica , RNS., internal use (diuretic effect and purgative effect)
H(100) very severe syphilis, type = "diangara cayor", roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica + Acacia albida + Terminalia avicennioides + Tinospora bakis, RNS.
H(139) sexual incapacity, Pterocarpus erinaceus + Cassia sieberiana + Vernonia colorata + Securinega virosa, trunk or roots barks , RNS.
H(162x) enuresis, roots of Combretum micranthum, ONS. of Securinega virosa, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : tembel gorel (Peul, Tocolor)
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : H(004), H(005), H(008), H(018), H(053), H(103), H(115)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(005) œdema, pounded seeds of Solanum incanum, external use
H(008) green diarrhoea of new born, whole plant of Leptadenia hastata + ONS. of Abutilon Pannosum, flowers and fruits of Solanum incanum, RNS.
H(018) cephalalgy, fruits pasta of Solanum., onctions around the eyes and the fronthead
H(018) cephalalgy, H(103) caries, H(115) neuralgia, ONS of Solanum incanum + Piliostigma reticulatum, RNS.
H(053) mumps, crushed fruits and seeds, massages
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : gitégari (Peul du Ferlo), itèrenari (Peul, Tocolor du Fouta-Toro)
Spondias mombin L.
Official name : Spondias mombin L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Spondias lutea L.
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124) haemorrage post partum, ONS of Spondias mombin, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : talé, tali (Peul)
Sterculia setigera Del.
Official name : Sterculia setigera Del.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Sterculia tomentosa Guill. & Perr.
Symptoms : H(051), H(091), H(099), H(113), H(193)
Recipes : H(051) fever, ONS of Tephrosia purpurea + gum from the barks of Sterculia setigera, RNS.
H(091) child rachitis, H(113) child, joints pains, decoction of barks of Sterculia setigera, bath and VO.
H(193), H(099) calmaing, barks of Sterculia setigera en cas of cough, fever, bronchitiss
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bobori (Peul, Tocolor)
Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Official name : Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(082), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(082) respiratory diseases, H(100) venerian diseases, H(104) gastrites, roots and leaves of Stereospermum kunthianum, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : galumbi, galobi, golobi (Peul, Tocolor), banidaney (Tocolor), kulététaga (Peul)
Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Official name : Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Family : Strychnaceae
Synonyms : Strychnos buettneri Gilg
Symptoms : H(007), H(008), H(055), H(093)
Recipes : H(007) diuretic, ONS. of Strychnos spinosa + Acacia sieberiana + Cassia sieberiana, RNS.
H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) colics, roots decoction and barks of Strychnos spinosa + Cassia sieberiana or of Mitragyna inermis, VO.
H(055), H(093), seeds, RNS., VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : datokuley, fatakuley, moroawi (Peul, Tocolor)
Swartzia madagascariensis Desv.
Official name : Swartzia madagascariensis Desv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(091), H(113)
Recipes : H(006) sweet purgative, barks of stems or of roots of Swartzia madagascariensis, RNS.
H(091) restorative, H(113) lameness, fruits dried of Swartzia., pounded, grillés, maceration (H20), filtrer, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : gugirki, gugiriki (Peul)
Tamarindus indica L.
Official name : Tamarindus indica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Tamarindus erythraea Mattei
Symptoms : H(006), H(013)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, fruit of Tamarindus indica, pounded fruit without epicarp, to mix with H2O or "saglé" (a mix milk with millet flour) + salt, VO. (at will)
H(013) ulcer cicatrizing , leaves of Tamarindus.
H(013) increasing ulcer, maceration of leaves of Ziziphus mauritiana of Tamarindus indica, to wash + leaves powder, local application
H(037) cough, bark powder of Tamarindus, RNS, VO.
H(201) medico-magics preparations again madness and sexual incapacity, ONS., RNS. (regions of Fouta Toro)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : dabé, dadmi (Peul, Tocolor)
Tapinanthus bangwensis (Engl. & Krause) Danser
Official name : Tapinanthus bangwensis (Engl. & Krause) Danser
Family : Loranthaceae
Synonyms : Loranthus bangwensis Engl. & K. Kr.
Symptoms : H(082), H(201)
Recipes : H(082) respiratory diseases, decoction of powder of the whole plant of Tapinanthus bangwensis
H(201) sexual incapacity, bad spell, possession, decoction of powder of the whole plant of Tapinanthus bangwensis (?)
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : tonawi (Peul, Tocolor)
Tephrosia pumila (Lam. ) Persoon
Official name : Tephrosia pumila (Lam. ) Persoon
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Tephrosia purpurea L. Persoon
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fever, ONS of Tephrosia purpurea + gun of barks of Sterculia setigera, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : tonawi (Peul, Tocolor)
Terminalia avicennioides Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia avicennioides Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Terminalia dictyoneura Diels
Symptoms : H(001), H(100)
Recipes : H(001) baby, maceration of roots of Terminalia avicennioides, VO. Par la nourrice
H(100) very severe syphilis, type = "diangara cayor", roots decoction of Tinospora bakis, VO.
H(100) very severe syphilis, type = "diangara cayor", roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica + Acacia albida + Terminalia avicennioides + Tinospora bakis, RNS.
H(100) syphilis, whole plant of Leptadenia hastata + ONS. of Acacia albida + Maytenus senegalensis + Securidaca longipedunculata + Terminalia avicennioides, RNS.
H(170), roots decoction of Tinospora bakis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : pulemi (Peul, Tocolor)
Terminalia laxiflora Engl. & Diels
Official name : Terminalia laxiflora Engl. & Diels
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(091)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, fresh leaves of Terminalia laxiflora, expression to eliminate the sap, RNS.
H(008) dysentery, inner part of roots of Terminalia laxiflora, RNS.
H(091) weakness, Pterocarpus erinaceus + Terminalia laxiflora + Gardenia ternifolia + Lophira lanceolata, trunk or roots barks , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kulemi (Peul, Tocolor)
Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Official name : Terminalia macroptera Guil. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(007), H(091), H(093), H(100)
Recipes : H(007) diuretic, H(093) antidote, H(091) restorative, H(100) blennorrage, Terminalia macroptera, ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bodi, bodey (Peul, Tocolor)
Tinospora bakis (A. Rich.) Miers
Official name : Tinospora bakis (A. Rich.) Miers
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(015), H(051), H(068), H(100), H(102)
Recipes : H(014) dermatosis, skin disease, maceration during 10 h. of slices of roots of Tinospora bakis, external use
(H(051) + H(102) + H(015) bilious haematiric fever), H(051) severe fevers, H(051) paludism, H(068) bilharziosis, maceration during 10 h. of slices of roots of Tinospora bakis, VO., two glasses
H(100) very severe syphilis, type = "diangara cayor", roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica + Acacia albida + Terminalia avicennioides + Tinospora bakis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bakani (Peul, Tocolor)
Trichilia emetica Vahl subsp. emetica
Official name : Trichilia emetica Vahl subsp. emetica
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Trichilia roka (Forssk.) Chiov (illegal. Name)
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045) vulnerary, poultices from pounded barks of Trichilia roka
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : budéyel, guruiwadu, kérendusa (Peul, Tocolor)
Vernonia colorata (Willd.) Drake
Official name : Vernonia colorata (Willd.) Drake
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(068), H(139)
Recipes : H(139) sexual incapacity, Pterocarpus erinaceus + Cassia sieberiana + Vernonia colorata + Securinega virosa, trunk or roots barks , RNS.
H(033) femal sterility, H(068) bilharziosis, H(139) sexual incapacity, stems barks, trunk, roots of Vernonia colorata + withear of maize (Zea mays) red type
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kofesafuna (Peul)
Vetiveria nigritana (Benth.) Stapf
Official name : Vetiveria nigritana (Benth.) Stapf
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) to attract the fish
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : saban (Peul)
Vigna unguiculata (L.) A. Walp.
Official name : Vigna unguiculata (L.) A. Walp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(014)
Recipes : H(005) light oedema,H(014) allergic skin diseases, to pound the leaves of Acacia raddiana beans of Vigna unguiculata "sep", cataplasm
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : sep (Peul)
Vitex madiensis Oliv.
Official name : Vitex madiensis Oliv.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045) vulnerary, poultice of barks of Vitex madiensis
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : bumé (Firdou, Fouladou)
Waltheria indica L.
Official name : Waltheria indica L.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Waltheria americana L.
Symptoms : H(008), H(045), H(100), H(104), H(173), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) enteralgic, H(100) syphilis, H(173) , decoction of powder of roots of Waltheria indica , powder of roots of Waltheria indica, powder of roots of Waltheria indica, VO.
H(045) vulnerary, cicatrizing, powder of roots of Waltheria indica
H(201), medico-magic treatment of roseola, decoction of the whole plant, bath, massages
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : kafafé, kafafi (Peul, Tocolor)
Ximenia americana L.
Official name : Ximenia americana L.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(051), H(178), H(201)
Recipes : H(018) cephalalgy, dough of leaves of Ximenia americana, applications on the fronthead and on the temple
H(051) fever, decoction of leaves of Ximenia americana, VO.
H(178) angina pectoria, maceration of leaves of Ximenia americana, VO.
H(201), medico-magic preparation for orchitis and hernia, dough of leaves of Ximenia, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : téné (Peul, Tocolor)
Zea mays L.
Official name : Zea mays L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(068), H(139)
Recipes : H(033) femal sterility, H(068) bilharziosis, H(139) sexual incapacity, stems barks, trunk, roots of Vernonia colorata + withear of maize (Zea mays) red type
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : maka, makarbodiri, bala (Peul, Tocolor)
Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Official name : Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Synonyms : Ziziphus jujuba Lam.
Symptoms : H(013), H(104)
Recipes : H(013) increasing ulcer, maceration of leaves of Ziziphus mauritiana, to wash + leaves powder, local application
H(013) increasing ulcer, maceration of leaves of Ziziphus mauritiana of Tamarindus indica, to wash + leaves powder, local application
H(104) belly pains post partum, maceration of roots of Ziziphus., VO.
H(124) haemorrage post partum, barks powder of Ziziphus.diluée dans H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : dabi (Peul, Tocolor)
Ziziphus mucronata Willd.
Official name : Ziziphus mucronata Willd.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(162x)
Recipes : H(100) very severe syphilis, roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica , RNS., internal use (diuretic effect and purgative effect)
H(100) very severe syphilis, type = "diangara cayor", roots of Capparis tomentosa + Securinega virosa + Coculus pendulus + Ziziphus mucronata + Salvadora persica + Acacia albida + Terminalia avicennioides + Tinospora bakis, RNS.
H(100) blennorrage, barks of Capparis decidua + (éventuellement) Ziziphus mucronata, RNS. (Fouta Toro) + diuretic effect
H(100) blennorrage, roots, RNS.
H(162x), fruit, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : dabifauru (Peul)
Ziziphus spina-christi (L.) Desf.
Official name : Ziziphus spina-christi (L.) Desf.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Synonyms : Ziziphus africana P. Mill. , Ziziphus sphaerocarpa Tul.
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, powder of thorns ashes of Ziziphus spina-christi, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : tépodarola (Firdou, Fouladou)