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Reference : HP 1k

Author(s) : Palayer, P.
Title : Lexique de plantes du pays Sar.Plantes spontanées et cultivées.Tome 2, 78 p., (1977) Collège Charles Lwanga.C.E.L. Sarh-Tchad.Publié avec le concours financier de l'UNESCO.
Reference HP 1k has information about 36 plants :
Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Official name : Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia scorpioides (L.) W.F. Wight
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), fruit on wounds
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Asparagus africanus Lam.
Official name : Asparagus africanus Lam.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(015)
Recipes : H(015), to eat the roots, blood in urine
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126), ripe fruit maceration, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Asclepias procera Aiton
Symptoms : H(003), H(013), H(103)
Recipes : H(003),H(013) latex, leaves, RNS.
H(103), barks, roots pounded, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006), fruit suppository
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cardiospermum halicacabum L.
Official name : Cardiospermum halicacabum L.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(003)
Recipes : H(003), dry pounded plant, cataplasm on swelling + oil
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(113), H(126)
Recipes : H(126) nw born, decoction (H2O) roots
H(113), ONS., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia absus L.
Official name : Cassia absus L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Chamaecrista absus (L.) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(013), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) +H(013) , pounded dry leaves
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(103), H(108)
Recipes : H(108), decoction (H2O) leaves, cold , RNS.
H(103), pounded roots, , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia singueana Delile
Official name : Cassia singueana Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna singueana (Delile) Lock , Cassia goratensis Fresen.
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108), decoction leaves, to wash the child
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsumara & Makai
Official name : Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsumara & Makai
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Citrullus vulgaris Eckl. & Zeyh. , Colocynthis citrullus (L.) Kuntze
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053), seeds oil, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cochlospermum tinctorium Perr. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Cochlospermum tinctorium Perr. ex A. Rich.
Family : Cochlospermaceae
Synonyms : Cochlospermum niloticum Oliv.
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013), tubercle grind on ulcer
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Combretum glutinosum Perr. ex DC.
Official name : Combretum glutinosum Perr. ex DC.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(003), H(086)
Recipes : H(003), H(086), hot leaves cataplasm
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Combretum molle R. Br.
Official name : Combretum molle R. Br.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum microlepidotum Engl.
Symptoms : H(012)
Recipes : H(012), gum after the installation of splints it strengthens fractures
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Cymbopogon giganteus Chiov.
Official name : Cymbopogon giganteus Chiov.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108), cold, inhalation , wash the head
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
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(020)
Recipes : H(020), latex again scorpion bite
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus glumosa Del.
Official name : Ficus glumosa Del.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(068), decoction (H2O), barks, intestinal worms
H(100), tickens decoction (H2O), barks, on canker
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus ingens (Miq.) Miq.
Official name : Ficus ingens (Miq.) Miq.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112), barks, leaves, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus sycomorus L.
Official name : Ficus sycomorus L.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus damarensis Engl. , Ficus cocculifolia Baker
Symptoms : H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(068), decoction, barks, intestinal worms
H(100), tickens decoction, barks, on canker
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered
Gnidia kraussiana Meissner
Official name : Gnidia kraussiana Meissner
Family : Thymelaeaceae
Synonyms : Lasiosiphon kraussianus (Meisn.) Burtt Davy
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006), ONS., RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Chad (Sar country)
Vernacular name : not registered