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Reference : VK 17

Author(s) : Koumare, F.
Title : Quelques données sur les conceptions et la pratique de la médecine et pharmacopée vétérinaires indigènes. Ouvrage inédit, 81 p. , (1933) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Reference VK 17 has information about 45 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 : V(076), V(103)
Recipes : Veq(076)stomatitis, barks, infusion, mouth bath (gnaou-hounouco = mouth diseases and wounds)
Veq(103), dry fruit pounded, powder on gums (gigivitis = gisamatoroco)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : bouâna, bagana
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : V(004), V(006), V(036), V(045), V(068), V(111), V(104)
Recipes : Veq(004), dry barks, powder on wounds due to harness
Veq(006) , purgative in case of stomach pains (conodimis, calias) or constipation (conodia), pounded leaves, powder, VO.
Veq(006) , purgative in case of stomach pains (conodimis, calias) or constipation (conodia), barks, pounded, powder, VO. + Balanites aegyptiaca
Vb(036) , roots, maceration , VO. , on an empty stomach
Veq(045), due to harness(diagui-sogo) dry barks, powder on woundsVeq(068) , pounded leaves, powder, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : namougou
Allium cepa L.
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : V(059), V(126)
Recipes : Vb(059), (m'boye guite), pounded leaves, infusion, Guiera senegalensis + Combretum ghasalense + pods Allium cepa, in millet bran, RNS.
Vo(126), (ca‹hanguel), Allium cepa + Capsicum annuum, pounded + H2O, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : toume
Ampelocissus grantii (Bak.) Planch.
Official name : Ampelocissus grantii (Bak.) Planch.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : V(003), V(054), V(051)
Recipes : Veq(003), leaves, infusion, massage (sprain = mougous)
Vb(051)vitulaire, (foutouke), leaves, infusion, massage. Before the massage croup and the spinal column are coated with butter
Veq(054), leaves, infusion, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : foroco faraca
Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Anogeissus leiocarpa (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Anogeissus schimperi Hochst. ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Symptoms : V(006), V(104)
Recipes : Veq(006) + Veq(104) , purgative in case of stomach pains (conodimis, calias) or constipation (conodia), seeds + millet , VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : n'galama
Arachis hypogaea L.
Official name : Arachis hypogaea L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(111)
Recipes : Veq(111), oil
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : not registered
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : V(006), V(104), V(075), V(091)
Recipes : Veq(006) , purgative in case of stomach pains (conodimis, calias) or constipation (conodia), barks, pounded, powder, VO. + Adansonia digitata
Veq(075, 2) + Veq(091) , fruit, maceration, VO.
Veq(075, 2) + Veq(091) , roots, powder, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : zeguene
Borassus flabellifer var. aethiopum (Mart.) Warb.
Official name : Borassus flabellifer var. aethiopum (Mart.) Warb.
Family : Arecaceae
Synonyms : Borassus aethiopum Mart.
Symptoms : V(014)
Recipes : Veq(014), male flowers, ashes, + karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum ), cream on tinea (= cabafing), exzema, herpes, meannesses, sores (= cabadie). Global generic name = cabas
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : sebe-foro
Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Official name : Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner f.) Hepper
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : V(003), V(014)
Recipes : Veq(003), Detarium senegalensis roots, warm infusion, bath of the hoof which is in advance coated with karit‚ butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum )
Veq(014)mange, Psorospermum guineensis , leaves, roots, infusion, energetic lotion + karite butter melted in the infusion (Butyrospermum paradoxum), to coat the body, one session
Vb(014), Borassus aethiopum , flowers male flowers, ashes, + karite butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum ), cream on moths (= cabafing), exzema, herpes, meannesses, sores (= cabadie). Global generic name = cabas
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : colo-boro
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : V(054), V(126)
Recipes : Vb(054), 1 … 2 handfull of pounded hot peper + 2 … 3 l. salt with natron H2O , VO.
Vo(126) , Euphorbia sp., combustion of leaves, fumigation with old linen, hairs + 2 to 3 hot peper of Capsicum annuum
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : kelekele
Chrozophora brocchiana Vis.
Official name : Chrozophora brocchiana Vis.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(022), V(022)
Recipes : Veq(022), plant, infusion, VO.
Vb(022), leaves infusion + liana (n'garo)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : samantegou
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : V(006), V(104)
Recipes : Veq(006) + Veq(104) , purgative in case of stomach pains (conodimis, calias) or constipation (conodia), stems, powder, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : oulodioloca
Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Official name : Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus limonum Risso
Symptoms : V(006), V(104)
Recipes : Veq(006) ,Veq(104), purgative in case of stomach pains (conodimis, calias) or constipation (conodia), juice + solution saturated in sea salt, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : not registered
Combretum adenogonium Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Combretum adenogonium Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum fragrans F. Hoffm. , Combretum ghasalense Engl. & Diels
Symptoms : V(008), V(008), V(059)
Recipes : Vb(008), leaves, infusion, VO.
Vb(008) , Guiera senegalensis dry leaves 1 day., powder, + Combretum ghasalense, dry leaves 1day powder, + roasted millet , powder, + Hibiscus sp., fruits pells , decantation, + powder VO.
Vb(059), (m'boye guite), dry leaves, infusion, Guiera senegalensis + Combretum ghasalense + pods Allium cepa, delayed in millet bran + H2O
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : tiangara
Detarium senegalense J.F.Gmel.
Official name : Detarium senegalense J.F.Gmel.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(003), V(004), V(111)
Recipes : Veq(003), roots, warm infusion, bath of the hoof lwhich is in advance coated with karit‚ butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum )
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : n'taba, coumba
Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Official name : Diospyros mespiliformis Hochst. ex DC.
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : V(076)
Recipes : Vb(076,2)glossite, stomatitis , pounded green fruit, maceration, decant, month bath, (gnaou-hounouco = illness and wound of the mouth), (safa = calf glossite )
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : souzoun
Euphorbia sp.
Official name : Euphorbia sp.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(005), V(046), V(086), V(108)
Recipes : Veq(005), ashes from branchs and roots + juice + butter, pomade
Veq(046), Veq(108) , Euphorbia sp., combustion leaves, fumigation with old rags, hairs + 2 to 3 hot peper from Capsicum annuum
Veq(086), roots, ashes, + juice Euphorbia ?, ointment, vesicatory properties
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : popobogolo
Ficus platyphylla Del.
Official name : Ficus platyphylla Del.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : V(003)
Recipes : Veq(003), Ficus platyphylla bark, warm infusion, bath of the hoof lwhich is in advance coated with karit‚ butter (Butyrospermum paradoxum )
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : n'kaba, n'gaba
Ficus sp.
Official name : Ficus sp.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : V(103)
Recipes : Veq(103) + Pennisetum americanum, millet bran + potash fron ashes of wood and juice of Ficus, friction of guns
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : Toro
Gossypium sp.
Official name : Gossypium sp.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(103)
Recipes : Veq(006), purgative in case of colic (conodimis, calias) or constipation (conodia), pounded leaves, maceration, VO.
Veq(103), green young leaves, friction horse guns (gingivitis = gnamatoroco)
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : sozan-ca (le coton du lièvre), , cori