Enquête ethnopharmacologique des plantes antipaludiques dans le département d'Agboville, sudest de la Cote d'Ivoire

Gueyraud Rolland Kipre, M'Bai Rostand Offoumou, Kigbafori Dieudonné Silue, Guy Martial Bouabre, Guédé Noel Zirihi, Allico Joseph Djaman
2017 Journal of Applied Biosciences  
Kipre et al., J. Appl. Biosci. 2017 Enquête ethnopharmacologique des plantes antipaludiques dans le département d'Agboville, sud-est de la Cote d'Ivoire ABSTRACT Objective: This descriptive study was conducted in order to identify medicinal plants traditionally used against malaria by traditional practitioners in the department of Agboville. Methods and Results: The investigations carried out in Agboville department, we were able to inventory 57 species of antimalarial medicinal plants. The
more » ... nal plants. The plant parts used as drug were leaves (49.3%), the stem bark (40.0%), roots (9.3%) and leafy branches (1.3%). To facilitate the administration of the drug, several Kipre et al., J. Appl. Biosci. 2017 Enquête ethnopharmacologique des plantes antipaludiques dans le département d'Agboville, sud-est de la Cote d'Ivoire 10619 preparation techniques are employed including : the decoction (55.1%), kneading (24.7%), maceration (15.7%), infusion (3, 4%) and the expression (1.1%). The modes of administration of drug : drinking (35.5%), enema (20.6%), bathing (14.9%), ocular instillation (9.9%), instillation nasal (8.5%), massage (5.7%) and fumigation (5.0%). Conclusion and application of Results : This descriptive study to identify medicinal plants traditionally used against malaria by traditional practitioners the department of Agboville. The results of this survey offer a contribution to the development of resources of traditional medicine in the region of Agboville. This study was conducted in view of the experiences phytochemical, pharmacological and toxicological and implementation of innovative initiatives that can lead in the future on the manufacture of improved traditional medicines (MTA).
doi:10.4314/jab.v109i1.6 fatcat:7xglkjiod5gwhjozf6pjkfzbjm